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Podcasts

New Classical Tracks with Julie Amacher

  • New Classical Tracks: 'Homecoming, A Scottish Fantasy'

    Wednesday, September 10, 2014

    Violinist Nicola Benedetti has an Italian name, but she grew up in Scotland. Her new disc celebrates those Scottish roots, with a classical fantasy on Scottish melodies, a tribute to Robert Burns, and a selection of traditional folktunes. PLUS, you can enter for a chance to win a copy of the CD. More

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  • New Classical Tracks: Getting to know Schubert

    Wednesday, September 3, 2014

    Irish pianist Barry Douglas is a self-described latecomer to the music of Franz Schubert. That said, Douglas has just released the first in a series of recordings celebrating Schubert's solo piano works. For this first volume, Barry wanted to focus on Schubert at the height of his creative powers. More

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  • New Classical Tracks: Homage to Guitar and Guitarists

    Wednesday, August 27, 2014

    Guitarist Milos Karadaglic has just released his fourth and what he refers to as his most ambitious recording yet. This recording is a personal homage to musicians and composers who changed the course of history for the guitar. More

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Top Score with Emily Reese

  • Cellist Tina Guo on Top Score

    Thursday, September 11, 2014

    Cellist Tina Guo is best known for shredding on her electric cello. But the lonely, meditative sonority of a video game soundtrack shows the depth of her playable emotion. Cellist Tina Guo discusses her intense classical upbringing and modern musical rebellion on Top Score. More

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  • Inon Zur and Disney's Fantasia: Music Evolved on Top Score

    Thursday, September 4, 2014

    Nearly 75 years after the film debuted, Disney is bringing 'Fantasia' back in a new game called 'Fantasia: Music Evolved'. Composer Inon Zur wrote original music for the game, and oversaw the re-recordings of many classical favorites. More

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  • Top Score Heads to PAX Prime in Seattle

    Thursday, August 28, 2014

    This weekend, Emily Reese of Top Score hosts two panels at the PAX Prime video game convention in Seattle. More

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