Ralph Vaughan Williams

Image of Jean-Baptiste Corot's 1826 "Bridge at Narni"
Wikimedia Commons

Listen to music that is hewn from trauma, and serves both as a salve for troubled times and a reminder that history is always there to teach us. 

Sir Andrew Davis
Melbourne Symphony Orchestra

April 15, 2020
8:00 PM

In a concert originally broadcast in 2019, Andrew Davis leads the Boston Symphony Orchestra in the Symphony No. 5 by Vaughan Williams and Harbison's Second Symphony, and Alessio Bax is the soloist in Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 24.

Encore broadcast from Saturday, January 12, 2019

Andrew Davis, conductor
Alessio Bax, piano

John HARBISON Symphony No. 2
MOZART Piano Concerto No. 24 in C minor

Nicholas Phan
21C Media Group

Celebrated tenor Nicholas Phan joins Boston's Grammy-nominated chamber ensemble in an all-British program spanning four centuries, from early Baroque to 20th Century, on WCRB In Concert with A Far Cry, on demand.

A Lifetime of Memories from Hilary Hahn

Mar 12, 2018
Hilary Hahn
Peter Miller

On WCRB's CD of the Week, celebrated American violinist Hilary Hahn reflects on her career so far by sharing some of her favorite pieces, alongside artwork from fans.

Dario Acosta

Friday, August 25, 2017
8:00 PM

Sir Andrew Davis, conductor
Lisa Batiashvili, violin

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
DVORÁK Violin Concerto
SIBELIUS Symphony No. 5 

Recorded July 22, 2016.
This encore broadcast is not available on-demand.