Weekdays in Feb at 12:04p
For Black History Month, Classical 89 presents a series of 3-minute featurettes which tell a story through words, interview clips, and music about the contributions of African American classical musicians, including singers like Jessye Norman and Paul Robeson, composers George Walker and Francis Johnson, conductor James DePreist, pianist André Watts and more.
carnegie hall live
February 23 at 6pm
Leif Ove Andsnes joins the Mahler Chamber Orchestra for an all-Beethoven program. The pianist is currently in what he terms “The Beethoven Journey,” a multiyear immersion in the master’s works. The broadcast includes concertos 2, 3, and 4. Gramophone Magazine has noted that in these works Andsnes displays a “characteristic blend of physicality, limpid clarity and poetic subtlety…finding a match in the Mahler Chamber Orchestra’s refined technique and animated colouring.”