Classical Guitar Alive!

Series produced by Tony Morris

Caption: Classical Guitar Alive
Classical Guitar Alive 

Classical Guitar Alive! is a weekly one-hour music with interviews program that is free to all stations. Broadcast each week on 250+ stations. Sound-rich, energetic, positive vibe. A bridge-builder program that attracts both core classical audience and fans of all kinds of acoustic music.

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-played musical instrument.

Nationally-distributed since 1997, Classical Guitar Alive currently airs each week on over 250 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-played musical instrument.Nationally-distributed since 1997, Classical Guitar Alive currently airs each week on over 250 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... Show full description


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Caption: Amsterdam Guitar Trio, Credit: Amsterdam Guitar Trio
This week’s edition of Classical Guitar Alive features music about Winter, and more, including works by Vivaldi, Piazzolla, and the young Polish gu...

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  • Added: Sep 07, 2021
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: Tony Morris & Friends 2004 White House Christmas sign, Credit: Tony Morris
This week’s program features music for Christmas and interviews with American guitarist-composer Mark Cruz and Canadian guitarist Liona Boyd.

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  • Added: Sep 07, 2021
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Giorgio Mirto, Credit: Giorgio Mirto
This week's edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! features music by Froberger, Rebay, Ponce, Giorgio Mirto, and Anonymous.

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  • Added: Sep 07, 2021
  • Length: 58:58
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Caption: Filomena Moretti, Credit: Filomena Moretti
This week's edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! features music by Sor, Gershwin, Castelnuovo-Tedesco, and Gnattali.

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  • Added: Sep 07, 2021
  • Length: 58:57
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Caption: Daniel and Pablo Zapico, Credit: Daniel and Pablo Zapico
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...

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  • Added: Sep 07, 2021
  • Length: 58:58
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Caption: Christopher Parkening, Credit: EMI Records
This week’s edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! features music by Bach, Giuliani, Torroba, Frederic Hand, and a 2016 interview with 3-time Grammy-wi...

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  • Added: Sep 07, 2021
  • Length: 58:57
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Caption: Classical Guitar Alive
This week's edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! features music by Italian composers: Vivaldi, Giuseppe Vaccari, Giuliani, Castelnuovo-Tedesco, and G...

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  • Added: Sep 07, 2021
  • Length: 58:58
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Caption: Paul O'Dette, Credit: Paul O'Dette
This week's edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! features music by Anonymous (Scotland ca 1620), Beethoven, Castlenuvo-Tedesco, and Montenegrin guita...

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  • Added: Sep 07, 2021
  • Length: 58:58
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Caption: Julian and John LP cover, Credit: RCA Records
This week's edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! features music by Manuel de Falla and Ravel, from the 1972 Grammy-winning record for Best Chamber Mu...

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  • Added: Sep 07, 2021
  • Length: 58:58
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Caption: Michael Kolk and Laurence Kayaleh, Credit: Laurence Kayaleh
This week's edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! features music from some of the best recent releases with music by Scarlatti, Vivaldi, Rebay, Franco...

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  • Added: Sep 02, 2021
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 35
Caption: Craig Hella Johnson, Credit: Craig Hella Johnson
This week's edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! features Mario Castlenuovo-Tedesco’s rarely heard Guitar Concerto No. 2, “Concerto Sereno,” the wor...

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  • Added: Sep 02, 2021
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 48
Caption: The Singing Guitar cd, Credit: Conspirare
This week's edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! features music by Rodrigo, Zamboni, and the world premiere recording of American Composer Nico Muhly...

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  • Added: Sep 02, 2021
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 53
Caption: Brasil Guitar Duo, Credit: Brasil Guitar Duo
This week's edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! features an interview with the Brasil Guitar Duo, music by Wayne Siegel, Egberto Gismonti, Paulo Bel...

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  • Added: Sep 01, 2021
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 53
Caption: Yenne Lee, Credit: Yenne Lee
This week's edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! features music about Autumn by Vivaldi, Eduardo Martin, Joseph Kosma, Jun-Ichi Nihashi, Maximo Diego...

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  • Added: Sep 01, 2021
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 54
Caption: Merce Font, Credit: Merce Font
This week's edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! features music by Molino, Rodrigo, and a 2020 interview with the young Catalan guitarist Merce Font,...

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  • Added: Aug 30, 2021
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 54
Caption: Julian Bream, Credit: RCA Records
This week's edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! is a celebration of and tribute to British guitar and lutenist JULIAN BREAM (July 15, 1933- August 1...

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  • Added: Aug 30, 2021
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 56
Caption: Classical Guitar Alive logo, Credit: Classical Guitar Alive
This is a Fall Fundraiser episode of Classical Guitar Alive!, and features music and interviews that have received the highest listener engagement ...

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  • Added: Aug 13, 2021
  • Length: 46:24
  • Purchases: 13
Caption: Susan Sayles, Director of Arts In Medicine Program, Baylor University Medical Center (Dallas, TX), 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...

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  • Added: Jul 08, 2021
  • Length: 58:58
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Caption: Harpist Terese Cullen, Credit: Tony Morris January 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...

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  • Added: Jul 08, 2021
  • Length: 58:58
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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...

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  • Added: Jul 08, 2021
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 62