Ways to Listen

On Air
99.5 WCRB Lowell-Boston-NH
89.7 WGBH HD-2 Boston
96.3 W242AA Beacon Hill
88.7 WJMF Smithfield-Providence 

Online
To listen to the online stream, a live simulcast of our terrestrial signal, just click the "Play" button at the top of this website. You can continue exploring the website without interruption while the stream is playing.

You can also listen to our alternative streams within the same player. Just click the down-facing arrow to the right of the volume button, and select which stream you'd like to hear:

  • The BSO Concert Channel: Hear a 24/7, continuous stream of BSO performances.
  • Boston Early Music Channel: Concert performances from the Boston Early Music Festival.
  • Bach Channel: The world's greatest composer, 24/7.

You can also listen on most third-party streaming services, including:
iTunes
Windows Media Player
RealPlayer

You can also enter the following into the web browser or internet radio of your choice: http://audio.wgbh.org:8004/

On a smart speaker

You can listen to CRB on most smart speakers. For detailed insructions for Amazon, Google, and Apple devices, visit our Smart Speaker instructions page.

On a smartphone or tablet

Our streaming app is available for free in both the Google Play store for Android devices, and the iTunes store for Apple devices. Learn more

On-demand Programs and Podcasts
The Bach Hour
Boston Symphony Orchestra broadcasts
In Concert
Out of the Box
The Answered Question
Classical Performance Podcast