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Ok, so, there's no parade, no fireworks show, no Esplanade concert... but there *is* our Festival of American Orche… https://t.co/Iqk4iktnWKWho's your favorite American composer? What's your hometown orchestra? We're playing music by composers and orchest… https://t.co/S5JhK2M5E9Tomorrow night at 7, join us in the (virtual) Berkshires for an encore broadcast of this @BostonSymphony concert wi… https://t.co/iurCE0cD4XHappy Independence Day! Tonight we're spinning tunes by great American orchestras from 6 to midnight. Impress every… https://t.co/EqDWpojqob
7/4
2020
Sunday at 7pm! Mozart and Mahler to kick off our Tanglewood Mini-Festival on WCRB: https://t.co/wdRE9avgARWho needs to go to the Esplanade for fireworks? We've got 'em right here -- well, musical ones, at least! Hear our… https://t.co/vb9yleOrAYTomorrow night, skip the crowds and have your own musical July 4th celebration -- we're throwing a Festival of Amer… https://t.co/XAW49ckpRYThis year, July 4th looks different than it ever has. It's a good reminder to honor our heroes -- hospital workers,… https://t.co/JAVoqRqdg8Physically, we're in Brighton, but mentally, we're in the Berkshires, getting ready for our Tanglewood Mini-Festiva… https://t.co/wZnyyEknFz
7/3
2020
Just in time for the holiday weekend, the Children's Orchestra Society's "America the Beautiful": https://t.co/vEBpkqIKFDForgive us the shameless plug, but we'll tell you the composer's name, *and* you can listen to us anywhere:… https://t.co/jJPOo620xdOn July 4th, don't go down to the Esplanade -- stay inside (or in your backyard!) instead, and let our Festival of… https://t.co/9hfOc7PTf1This Sunday at 7pm: we're launching our Tanglewood Mini-Festival with our friends Mozart and Mahler, plus… https://t.co/XHOOteun1L"In years past, on July 4th, I would sit there, in the sometimes stifling heat of a summer evening, and feel chills… https://t.co/viL5wzh9ZHYou, too, can take us anywhere when you download our mobile app: https://t.co/O90SZIxlYG https://t.co/m0Er5fS3Z8...And if you *really* miss those fireworks, make your own! https://t.co/8bIm4qSkhg
7/2
2020
Don't risk getting caught in a crowd this July 4th -- stay in and listen to our Festival of American Orchestras ins… https://t.co/lO19gdwEujThere's a new biopic being made about the life of Joseph Bologne, Chevalier de Saint-Georges! Read my post about on… https://t.co/ODysegbHYu
Retweeted by 99.5 WCRB, Classical Radio BostonLooking for something to listen to today? Here's a suggestion: @beatricerana playing Chopin, Ravel, and Stravinsky… https://t.co/uyyk05G0z0
7/1
2020
There are some pretty good orchestras in this country! Hear 'em July 4th from 6pm to midnight on WCRB: https://t.co/4stBlsEtALSubscribe here: https://t.co/NMBlZm7UzSTomorrow's July, if you can believe it! Catch our latest updates in today's email newsletter:… https://t.co/ObJh5nWBp8This July 4, join us for a festival of American orchestras on WCRB! Learn more: https://t.co/4stBlsmScbWe're so happy we could help you discover something new! https://t.co/s9SCGJLD9H
6/30
2020
Even Bach's harshest critics couldn't help but love his shimmering, brilliant Italian Concerto. Hear it on The Bach… https://t.co/AHV1vBq7wG
6/29
2020
Okay, so it's Sunday, but we'll still be singing "Guerra! Guerra!" on WCRB In Concert, starting right now:… https://t.co/PGDV6ledAi#BLONorma is TONIGHT on WCRB In Concert with @BostLyricOpera! Will you be listening? https://t.co/r2tq4D9WqABack for one night only: Bellini's "Norma" on WCRB In Concert with @BostLyricOpera! Listen at 7pm: https://t.co/r2tq4D9WqABrahms's Serenade No. 2 starting soon in our @BostonSymphony encore broadcast on WCRB! Listen in: https://t.co/lYv3QHGo0V
6/28
2020
Tonight's a pretty good night for Brahms, don't you think? Listen to our @BostonSymphony encore broadcast at 8pm: https://t.co/lYv3QHGo0VTomorrow night is your chance to hear @BostLyricOpera's "Norma" on WCRB In Concert! See dress rehearsal pics and mo… https://t.co/HQ7SWrR3wDWho else needs an evening of Brahms & Schumann after a long week? 🙋🙋‍♂️ We got you, tonight at 8: https://t.co/lYv3QHGo0V
6/27
2020
Consider this week's WCRB In Concert unmissable: https://t.co/nYV6AWdxQYBrahms's Serenade No. 2 is a piece that Christian Zacharias loves to present. Hear him explain why: https://t.co/lYv3QHGo0VWe're obsessed with Hildegard von Blingin': https://t.co/eNVJ6F8foZYou asked for more #BLONorma, so here's our answer: hear it this Sunday at 7pm on WCRB In Concert with… https://t.co/KCzdgHHaEBTomorrow night at 8: Christian Zacharias joins the @BostonSymphony for an evening of German music as both the piano… https://t.co/MGybZGQKLB
6/26
2020
Want to feel like this again? Our 24/7 online stream will get you there. 🌃🚗🎶 https://t.co/ogwyPd86sN https://t.co/V0p1dIeohFIn March, we partnered with @BostLyricOpera to bring you Bellini's "Norma" on demand. This Sunday at 7pm, it's comi… https://t.co/6kgNyLCxeRIn March, we partnered with @BostLyricOpera to bring you Norma on demand. Now, it's coming to WCRB In Concert! List… https://t.co/Kncu93UGfdSunday at 7pm, tune in to WCRB In Concert with @BostLyricOpera for a special broadcast of Bellini's "Norma"! We rec… https://t.co/pmLCtPa32g
6/25
2020
For more, plus a playlist full of more than a year's worth of our favorite music, go here: https://t.co/8IiU7JcuAE"This funny little movement... is wistful, happy, and a bit sad, all pretty much at the same time. It’s trying to f… https://t.co/TlrKzH173x"To put it simply, @BlackViolin rules." @KendallWCRB recommends "Showoff": https://t.co/6XJ6K4d3kU"For the past few years I’ve been trying to look beyond the standard "dead white guys" of classical music to find m… https://t.co/3n3U9h6oJz"This album is perfect for listening with a cool glass of lemonade in hand, as we enjoy the late spring/early summe… https://t.co/iB7WYpfiU5"It's fun, it's full of feeling, it's whimsical and I love hearing Phoenix's hit in this orchestrated form!"… https://t.co/flRuozSg9T.@JayWCRB has been thinking a lot about activist art lately: "Nina Simone is a staple." https://t.co/HCxzl2lNPV"The vocal performance through the album is as magically spectral and welcoming as the watercolor harmonies of Debu… https://t.co/5FXBKUvp18Want to hear the tunes we've been bumping this June? Now you can! (Thread) ⬇️ https://t.co/8IiU7JcuAE
6/24
2020
There's a new newsletter today! Read it here: https://t.co/Rv70XjzJEh Subscribe here: https://t.co/i2wAB4BiKTAny other year, we'd be gearing up to spend summer weekends at Tanglewood, but this year, things look a little diff… https://t.co/7bzrf7t6RB
6/23
2020
This week on The Bach Hour, brilliant pieces for voice and violin: https://t.co/ovqFYKPlyB
6/22
2020
Film Night with John Williams and @TheBostonPops starts right now on WCRB! https://t.co/ZvixFeDuK0Tonight at 7 on WCRB: Film Night with John Williams and @TheBostonPops! https://t.co/ZvixFeDuK0Starting now on WCRB: Mahler and Grieg with @BostonSymphony! https://t.co/FiAOsabgsU
6/21
2020
Tomorrow night at 7, it's the last of our series "Sunday Night with the Pops!" And -- spoiler alert -- it's a BIG o… https://t.co/7ppAF1DrikTonight at 8 on WCRB: Mahler and Grieg with @BostonSymphony, @andris_nelsons, @LeifOveAndsnes, and Genia Kühmeier: https://t.co/FiAOsabgsUIt's the longest day of the year! Kick back with some of our favorite tunes: https://t.co/y5hC7HQOns
6/20
2020
Tiny stringed instruments, a typewriter orchestra, an audience of potted plants... all this and more here: https://t.co/DweFwFAqzUguys this program is STACKED and you have nowhere to be Saturday at 8, so tune in and get ready to cry - for many r… https://t.co/VPH7U1HjBj
Retweeted by 99.5 WCRB, Classical Radio BostonSunday at 7pm: Film Night with John Williams and @TheBostonPops! Listen only on WCRB: https://t.co/ZvixFeDuK0To honor #Juneteenth, we're highlighting Black musicians, conductors, and composers all day on WCRB! Everything you… https://t.co/QJquv2bPxgOur friends at @995WCRB are celebrating the work of Black musicians, conductors, and composers to mark the occasion… https://t.co/hZ8QD5TBN6
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6/19
2020
Saturday at 8pm, hear Mahler and Grieg in an encore @BostonSymphony broadcast also featuring @LeifOveAndsnes and Ge… https://t.co/ykZRzFRzHOFolks, I'm legit leaping around the studio playing impassioned air-violin right now, I just love this piece SO MUCH… https://t.co/jhLfGl2ENZ
Retweeted by 99.5 WCRB, Classical Radio BostonTomorrow is Juneteenth, and we're marking the occasion by featuring Black musicians, conductors, and composers thro… https://t.co/fYAoVTGLQs
6/18
2020
Are you subscribed to The Note? Today's newsletter has a bunch of summer updates we don't want you to miss:… https://t.co/3MC9AiPntkIt's the second (and last!) day of our super-short summer membership drive! Score yourself one of these coveted WCR… https://t.co/VDBwVaXJDmThis is my Chico (tote)bag...a @995WCRB thank you gift if you can give $10/mo or $120 all at once. I’ve been using… https://t.co/jFKFpGFVFp
Retweeted by 99.5 WCRB, Classical Radio BostonThis morning's music is listener supported! Make sure it's here for you EVERY morning and help @995WCRB make this d… https://t.co/lKnjjdMzDv
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6/17
2020
@AmandaLinnea Hi Amanda, we took a little break from the 5:30pm trivia but it'll be back next week!It's the first of our 2-day summer pledge drive! When you give today, you help us unlock $15,000 from a generous gr… https://t.co/f07vywZol8
6/16
2020
Brand-new to Leipzig, Bach wrote his Cantata No. 75 -- hear it on this week's Bach Hour, on demand now: https://t.co/47NI9y0viU
6/15
2020
WCRB In Concert with @TheBostonPops is starting now: https://t.co/TWeKxgxGMT"Simply Sondheim" tonight on WCRB In Concert with @TheBostonPops! https://t.co/TWeKxgxGMTThis @BostonSymphony encore broadcast with Mitsuko Uchida starts now on WCRB: https://t.co/0lsWdiTUya
6/14
2020
Tonight at 8, Mitsuko Uchida plays Ravel with @BostonSymphony in this encore broadcast: https://t.co/0lsWdiTUya
6/13
2020
Listen to @laradownes's stunning home Tiny Desk Concert: https://t.co/uEAJwjWpYS
6/12
2020
Sunday at 7pm, sing along to Sondheim on WCRB In Concert with @TheBostonPops: https://t.co/HbWP54rMWv
6/11
2020
Saturday, 8pm: Mitsuko Uchida plays Ravel in an encore @BostonSymphony broadcast on WCRB: https://t.co/YsrtxWYmNK
6/10
2020
"When you’re an improviser, there’s a certain shimmer to the motion of things. It’s a dance.” Keith Jarrett and Bac… https://t.co/A371Bp3myo
6/9
2020
Bach for new beginnings, on demand: https://t.co/xHa9Aa8qgH
6/8
2020
@MikeBilow We apologize for the interruption and the stress this caused. We have little to no control over when the… https://t.co/CnmMYqRBXw
6/2
2020
This encore @BostonSymphony broadcast starts now on WCRB! https://t.co/QI7vc1GahL
5/31
2020
Tomorrow night at 7, hear @sfosternyc on WCRB In Concert with @TheBostonPops! In the words of one excited member of… https://t.co/kq7Y3iYp14Tonight at 8! Hear Sir András Schiff play piano and conduct the @BostonSymphony: https://t.co/QI7vc1GahL25 things you didn't know about @sfosternyc: (We'll add one to the list -- you can hear her tomorrow night at 7 on… https://t.co/oaMKQO92bY
5/30
2020
Excited for WCRB In Concert with @TheBostonPops and @sfosternyc this Sunday? Here she is at the 2011 Tony Awards: https://t.co/ZHteW6ua01When you think of Tanglewood, what music comes to mind? For @classicaljessie, it's Ravel's "Daphnis et Chloé." We'd… https://t.co/Y7CPxm8qR1Repeat: this orchestra is stuck in a castle surrounded by wolves. Oh, and it's also haunted by the ghost of Frederi… https://t.co/PlhOC4GvGmSunday at 7pm, the incredible @sfosternyc joins @TheBostonPops for an unforgettable evening of music of WCRB In Con… https://t.co/ub9lhfw0IiUp close and personal with his beautiful Bösendorfer (pics by @bkmccreath!): https://t.co/zSB5quoaApThe rumors are true: András Schiff brought his own piano to Symphony Hall for this concert. Find out why in this in… https://t.co/yzJi8tfm8T.@sfosternyc has starred in every Broadway musical from Annie to Shrek. Hear her with @TheBostonPops this week on W… https://t.co/uiPjynwF6q
5/29
2020
This week's WCRB In Concert with @TheBostonPops: Broadway star @sfosternyc! Listen Sunday at 7pm: https://t.co/5IZMLlkgclGreat behind-the-scenes look by @whatsnewDN at how @995WCRB brought a @YoYo_Ma performance of Bach's Cello Suites t… https://t.co/hipqLFAN7D
Retweeted by 99.5 WCRB, Classical Radio BostonA behind-the-scenes look at the "herculean effort" that was required to produce Sunday's live @YoYo_Ma performance… https://t.co/MKMr9LEUh9
Retweeted by 99.5 WCRB, Classical Radio BostonSaturday at 8pm, hear András Schiff play and conduct in an encore @BostonSymphony broadcast on WCRB! Can't wait? Th… https://t.co/CGe9uCzHwJ
5/28
2020

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