Classical Guitar Alive!

Series produced by Tony Morris

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Classical Guitar Alive is a weekly one-hour music with interviews program that is free to all stations.

Classical Guitar Alive features great music and fascinating interviews with many of the world's leading guitar performers and composers.

Join host Tony Morris for Classical Guitar Alive, an unabashedly enthusiastic and fast-paced romp through the classical repertory of the world's most popular musical instrument.

Nationally-distributed since 1997, Classical Guitar Alive currently airs each week on over 200 radio stations in the US, Canada, and internationally.

Classical Guitar Alive highlights a vast repertoire of music ranging from Medieval through present-day solo, chamber, and orchestral music with guitar. In addition to presenting works by American performers and composers, the program also explores guitar-related music of other cultures.

The program has been acclaimed by both critics and the public alike, and has been applauded by artists as diverse as Yale University professor of music Benjamin Verdery and ex-Led Zeppelin rock guitarist Jimmy Page. Hide full description

Classical Guitar Alive features great music and fascinating interviews with many of the world's leading guitar performers and composers. Join host Tony Morris for Classical Guitar Alive, an unabashedly enthusiastic and fast-paced romp through the classical repertory of the world's most popular musical instrument. Nationally-distributed since 1997, Classical Guitar Alive currently airs each week on over 200 radio stations in the US, Canada, and internationally. Classical Guitar Alive highlights a vast repertoire of music ranging from Medieval through present-day solo, chamber, and orchestral music with guitar. In addition to presenting works by American performers and composers, the program also explores guitar-related music of other cultures. The program has been acclaimed by... Show full description


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Caption: Artis Guitar Duo, Credit: Naxos
This week's edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! features music by Italian composers: Vivaldi, Giuseppe Vaccari, Giuliani, Castelnuovo-Tedesco, and G...

Bought by KETR-FM, KGHI, Interlochen Public Radio, WUOT 91.9 FM, WOSU and more


  • Added: May 26, 2020
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: Karin Schaupp and Flinders Quartet, Credit: ABC Classics
This week's edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! features music by Manuel Ponce, Maximo Diego Pujol, a joint composition for guitar and piano by Giul...

Bought by KEDT and Hawaii Public Radio


  • Added: May 26, 2020
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Iliana Matos, Credit: GSP Recordings
This week’s edition of Classical Guitar Alive! features music written about Summer, and an interview with composer Matthew Dunne, whose work “Appal...

Bought by WKMS, KSTK, WEKU, 'The Sea', KWBU and more


  • Added: May 20, 2020
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 13
Caption: George Gershwin, Credit: George Gershwin
This week's edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! features music by Sor, Gershwin, Castelnuovo-Tedesco, and Gnattali.

Bought by WEKU, KWBU, Hawaii Public Radio, and Delmarva Public Radio


  • Added: May 20, 2020
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Michael Kolk, Credit: Michael Kolk
This week's edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! features music by Bach, Torroba, Carlos Guastavino, Paolo Ugoletti, and a May 2020 interview with To...

Bought by WEKU, KWBU, KEDT, and Hawaii Public Radio


  • Added: May 20, 2020
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Scott Joplin, Credit: Scott Joplin
This week's edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! is a celebration of music by American composers, and features an interview with Giovanni De Chiaro,...

Bought by WUAL, WEKU, KWBU, and Hawaii Public Radio


  • Added: May 20, 2020
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Michael Kolk, Credit: Michael Kolk
This week's edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! features music by Ferdinand Rebay, Purcell, Warlock, Manuel de Falla, Joaquin Clerch, and a May 2020...

Bought by WEKU, KWBU, KETR-FM, and Hawaii Public Radio


  • Added: May 20, 2020
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Manuel Barrueco, Credit: Tonar Music
This week's edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! features music by Mateo Albeniz, C.P.E. Bach, Sor, Kuffner, Berkeley, and Lennon/McCartney.

Bought by WEKU, KWBU, WOSU, KSTK, WUOT 91.9 FM and more


  • Added: May 12, 2020
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 17
Caption: An Tran, Credit: An Tran
This week's edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! features music from Bach, Rossini, film composer Elmer Bernstein, Gaspar Sanz, and a 2020 interview ...

Bought by KLRE, Public Radio East, KMFA, WEKU, KWBU and more


  • Added: May 12, 2020
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Rolf Lislevand, Credit: Rolf Lislevand
This week's edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! features music from Italy, Austria, Argentina, Vietnam by Vivaldi, Ferdinad Rebay, Maximo Diego Pujo...

Bought by Texas Public Radio, WRTI, KTXK, Red River Radio Network, KWAX and more


  • Added: May 05, 2020
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 29
Caption: John Williams, Credit: Sony Classical
This week's edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! features music by Bach, Horacio Salinas, Kjell Marcussen, and Gallardo del Rey.

Bought by WETS, KMUN, KTRL, WHRV, WBAA and more


  • Added: May 05, 2020
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 29
Caption: Paco De Lucia, Credit: Paco De Lucia
This week's edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! features music influenced by Spanish and flamenco traditions, and 1996 commentary by the late flamen...

Bought by KACU, WSKG, KTXK, WICR, Yellowstone Public Radio and more


  • Added: May 02, 2020
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 37
Caption: Jimmy Page, Credit: Trinifold USA
This week's edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! features music by J.S. Bach, C.P.E. Bach, Beethoven, Holst and interviews guitarist Isaac Bustos on ...

Bought by KTXK, KACU, WSKG, WICR, Yellowstone Public Radio and more


  • Added: May 02, 2020
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 34
Caption: Dimitri Diatchenko, Credit: Dimitri Diatchenko
This week's edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! features music by Batchelar, Bach, Albeniz Gnattali, and the late actor/guitarist Dimitri Diatchenko...

Bought by WUAL, KACU, WKMS, WSKG, Yellowstone Public Radio and more


  • Added: Apr 25, 2020
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 42
Caption: Susan Sayles, Credit: Baylor University Medical Center
This week's edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! features music by Bach, Mozart, Grieg, Agustin Barrios Mangoré ,Jaime Zenamon, and a 2020 PBS filmed...

Bought by WUAL, KACU, WKMS, WSKG, KTXK and more


  • Added: Apr 23, 2020
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 35
Caption: Harpist/Music Thanatologist Terese Cullen, Credit: photo by Tony Morris 2020
This week's edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! features music by Grieg, Debussy, Faure, Philip Glass, Jorge Morel, and Lou Harrison, and a 2020 PBS...

Bought by KTXK, WUAL, 'The Sea', KACU, WKMS and more


  • Added: Apr 22, 2020
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 37
Caption: Dr. Robert Fine, MD, Credit: Baylor University Medical Center
This week's edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! features Beethoven’s “Moonlight Sonata,” and music by Paul Simon, Philip Glass, Agustin Barrios Mang...

Bought by WUAL, KACU, WKMS, Yellowstone Public Radio, WSKG and more


  • Added: Apr 14, 2020
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 47
Caption: Music Therapist Chad Harmon with infant Jace Armstrong, Kendra Armstrong, Camera Op Spencer Greene, Credit: photo by Tony Morris 2020
This week's edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! features music by Beethoven, Argentine composer Maximo Diego Pujol, Roberto di Marino, and Atanas Ou...

Bought by WUAL, Red River Radio Network, KACU, WKMS, Public Radio East and more


  • Added: Apr 08, 2020
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 47
Caption: Tony Arant, Credit: Baylor University Medical Center
This week's edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! features music by Bach/Gounod, Bach, Ravel, and Sor, and a 2020 interview with Tony Arant, music pra...

Bought by WRTI, WUAL, Red River Radio Network, KACU, KVNO and more


  • Added: Mar 31, 2020
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 50
Caption: Dr. Robert Fine, MD, Credit: Baylor University Medical Center
This week's edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! features music by Vivaldo, Rodrigo, Arvo Part, Albeniz, and Egberto Gismonti, and a 2020 interview w...

Bought by WRTI, WUAL, Red River Radio Network, KACU, WKMS and more


  • Added: Mar 24, 2020
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 48