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Podcasts

New Classical Tracks with Julie Amacher

  • New Classical Tracks: Karl Jenkins, 'Motets'

    Wednesday, October 15, 2014

    Composer Karl Jenkins marks his 70th birthday and his 50th year as a musician with a collection of new pieces and new arrangements of his most popular works. Plus, you can enter for a chance to win a copy of the CD. More

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  • New Classical Tracks: Bach and Bell

    Wednesday, October 8, 2014

    At home, Joshua Bell plays the violin music of Bach practically every day. But he hasn't recorded a full Bach album, until now. More

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  • New Classical Tracks: Let's Dance!

    Wednesday, October 1, 2014

    From a Bach keyboard partita to a sultry Albeniz tango - the pieces on this disc have dance rhythms running through them. It's a brand-new release from young British pianist Benjamin Grosvenor. More

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Top Score with Emily Reese

  • Top Score: Oleksa Lozowchuk's 'Bright Sadness'

    Thursday, October 16, 2014

    A fascinating man with a deeply genuine love of music, Oleksa Lozowchuk is best known in the video-game world for scoring the humorous and addicting 'Dead Rising 3'. This week on Top Score, he speaks to Emily Reese about his album 'Bright Sadness' and about his many musical influences and interests. More

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  • Top Score: A composer known as 'Disasterpeace'

    Thursday, October 9, 2014

    Back in 2012, video game media outlets were ablaze with news about FEZ . This press helped launch the career of the game's composer, a then-relatively unknown Rich 'Disasterpeace' Vreeland. More

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  • Top Score: Singer Lisbeth Scott's rising note

    Thursday, October 2, 2014

    Several years ago, a five-minute conversation took Lisbeth Scott from being a part-time singer and musician in a dance studio to performing in a soundtrack for Hans Zimmer, a titan of the industry ... and she didn't know who he was at the time. She only went up from there. More

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