WGBH Radio Boston

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We've come a long way since the 1951 debut of WGBH Radio. Today, we deliver content that informs, inspires, and entertains millions -- at home, at work, in the classroom, in movie theaters, and more. Here in New England, our television channels include WGBH 2, WGBH 44, WGBH World, WGBH Create, 'GBH Kids, WGBH On Demand, Boston Kids & Family TV, and WGBH High-Definition. We also hold the license for Springfield, Mass., public broadcaster WGBY 57. You can find us on the radio at WGBH 89.7 (on Nantucket, heard on WNCK 89.5) and on our Cape and Islands NPR stations, WCAI 90.1 and WNAN 91.1.   WCRB, a service of WGBH, operates at 99.5 FM in Boston and NH, 88.7 in Providence, RI, and 89.7 HD 2.   WGBH productions are seen and heard across the United States and Canada. In fact, we produce more of the PBS prime-time and Web lineup than any other station. Teaching tools for schools and home-schooling, IMAX films, services for people with hearing or vision impairments...we're always looking for new ways to serve you! 

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Concerts by the Boston Symphony and Boston Pops, direct from the fabled acoustics of Boston's Symphony Hall. A continuous tradition by WGBH Boston since 1951. NOTE: Programs are only available to stations within the six-state region of New England and the Capital region of New York State.

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Short form feature about classical music in Massachusetts

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Julia Child takes us through some of her favorite recipes.

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Arts and culture in the words of famous Americans. Produced with assistance from Viki Merrick and Andrew Parrella.

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Classical New England serves up the full flavor of the places, personalities, and great performances of New Englands’s first-class summer music festivals.

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Tanglewood 2015 Generic Promo - from WCRB in Boston, a part of WGBH

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Classical New England presents The Music of Downton, a series of short thematic features about British music from the early-20th century era of the popular Masterpiece Classic series, "Downton Abbey".

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WGBH Senior Investigative Reporter, Phillip Martin, traveled in the U.S. and across East Asia to explore the modern slave trade of human trafficking. He examines the routes from New York to New England and from East Asia to New York and connects the dots.


Latest Pieces

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Gidon Kremer is the guest soloist in Weinberg's Violin Concerto, and Juanjo Mena leads the BSO in Prokofiev's Symphony No. 1, "Classical," and Tcha...

  • Added: Jun 21, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Jean-Frédéric Neuburger is the guest soloist in Schumann's Piano Concerto, and Juanjo Mena leads the BSO in Julian Anderson's "Incantesimi" and Sch...

  • Added: Jun 21, 2018
  • Length: :00
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Nikolaj Znaider is the guest soloist in Brahms's Violin Concerto, and Juanjo Mena leads the BSO in Julian Anderson's "Incantesimi" and Beethoven's ...

  • Added: Jun 14, 2018
  • Length: 01:56:59
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Organist Cameron Carpenter is the guest soloist in Barber's "Toccata Festiva" and Terry Riley's "At the Royal Majestic," for organ and orchestra, a...

  • Added: Jun 07, 2018
  • Length: 01:56:59
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Thomas Adès leads the BSO in Britten's "Sinfonia da Requiem" and Sibelius's "Tapiola," as well as his own piece "Totentanz," for mezzo-soprano, bar...

  • Added: May 31, 2018
  • Length: 01:56:59
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Ken-David Masur conducts the BSO in a program that features members of the orchestra in: Vivaldi's Piccolo Concerto in C, RV 433; Krommer's Concert...

  • Added: May 24, 2018
  • Length: 01:56:58
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Menahem Pressler is the soloist in Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 27, and Moritz Gnann leads the BSO in Mendelssohn's "The Hebrides" Overture ("Fingal...

  • Added: May 17, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Frank Peter Zimmermann is the soloist in Bartok's Violin Concerto No. 2, and Jakub Hrusa leads the BSO in the "Sarka" from Smetana's "Ma Vlast," Mu...

  • Added: May 10, 2018
  • Length: 01:56:57
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Yefim Bronfman is the guest soloist in Jörg Widmann's "Trauermarsch," for piano and orchestra, and Andris Nelsons conducts Brahms's "A German Requi...

  • Added: May 03, 2018
  • Length: 01:56:59
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Andris Nelsons leads the BSO in Shostakovich's Symphony No. 5 and the March from Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 6, and the Boston Symphony Chamber Play...

  • Added: Apr 26, 2018
  • Length: 01:56:59