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Podcasts

New Classical Tracks with Julie Amacher

  • New Classical Tracks: 'Paris, Mon Amour'

    Wednesday, February 25, 2015

    Bulgarian soprano Sonya Yoncheva has a new album that stirs many happy memories for her, not only of a city she loves, but of her motherhood and her call-up to the Met Opera. You can share in the joy by entering for a chance to win a copy of the CD. More

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  • New Classical Tracks: Hilary Hahn, 'In 27 Pieces'

    Wednesday, February 18, 2015

    On Sunday, Feb. 8, Hilary Hahn won a Grammy Award for her album, 'In 27 Pieces', which just happens to be the release we're featuring this week on New Classical Tracks. Julie Amacher spoke to Hilary Hahn about this work. More

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  • New Classical Tracks: 'The Ground Beneath our Feet'

    Wednesday, February 11, 2015

    An ensemble that evolved out of a group of friends making music in the living room is now on firm ground with its latest album. Learn about the Knights and this new release on New Classical Tracks. You can also enter for a chance to win a copy of the CD. More

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Top Score with Emily Reese

  • Top Score: Jason Graves and 'The Order: 1886'

    Thursday, February 26, 2015

    To compose the music for 'The Order: 1886', Jason Graves removed instruments that don't carry a heavy sound. Violins and high woodwinds were thrown out, and violas and cellos doubled up. Learn more about it on this week's episode of Top Score. More

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  • Top Score: Composer Winifred Phillips

    Thursday, February 19, 2015

    A highly versatile composer, Winifred Phillips has created music for the ever-adorable 'LittleBigPlanet 3' and for the brutal 'Assassin's Creed III: Liberation'. She recently pulled off a five-minute fugue for 'The Ziggurat', voicing 12 vocal parts herself. Phillips is Emily Reese's guest on this week's Top Score. More

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  • Top Score: Jason Graves and the 'Evolve' soundtrack

    Thursday, February 12, 2015

    To create a reactive soundtrack for the five simultaneous players of 'Evolve', composer Jason Graves created hundreds of short pieces of music. And he used some creative instrumentation to get the desired results. Jason Graves is Emily Reese's guest on this week's Top Score. More

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