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: Mari Mantyla
This week’s program features a keyboard sonata by Cimarosa arranged for guitar and decacorde (10-string guitar), Mertz’s Duo Concertant for guitar ...

Bought by Ohm Radio , WBAA, and KMXT


  • Added: Jan 13, 2024
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Pepe Romero
This week’s program features the Guitar Quartet No. 2 in C Minor by Heinrich Albert, Ponce’s Sonata III, Carulli’s Concerto in E minor, Op. 140,” a...

Bought by KEDT, WBAA, Northwest Public Broadcasting, and KMXT


  • Added: Jan 12, 2024
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Agustin Barrios and as Nitsuga Mangoré
In honor of the 139th anniversary of his birth, this week's edition of Classical Guitar Alive! features a tribute to singularly extraordinary Parag...

Bought by KEDT, WBAA, and KMXT


  • Added: Jan 12, 2024
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Manuel Barrueco
CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! is a weekly one-hour music with interviews program that is sound-rich, energetic, and has a positive vibe. It is an audienc...

Bought by KEDT, KLRE, Ohm Radio , KMXT, and WBAA


  • Added: Jan 09, 2024
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Ana Vidovic
This week’s program features music by Mendelssohn, Manuel Ponce’s “Sonata Classica ‘Hommage a Fernando Sor,” Radames Gnattali’s Sonatina for cello ...

Bought by KEDT, KLRE, and KMXT


  • Added: Jan 08, 2024
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Duo Assad
This week’s program features music by Silvius Leopold Weiss, Marcello, the Suite Azanca for accordion, guitar and strings by Albert Hamann, a new g...

Bought by KEDT, KMXT, and KLRE


  • Added: Jan 07, 2024
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Giuseppe Buscemi and Cy Leo
This week’s program features music by Bach’s Fuge in G Minor for lute, Mexican composer Manuel Ponce’ Sonata Mexicana, Sergio Assad’s “Interchange ...

Bought by Delmarva Public Media and KMXT


  • Added: Jan 07, 2024
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Toyohiko Satoh
This week’s program features Bach’s Chaconne in D Minor, from the 2nd Violin Partita played on Baroque lute, Napoleon Coste’s Grand Duo for two gui...

Bought by KEDT, Delmarva Public Media, and KMXT


  • Added: Jan 07, 2024
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Francisco Tarrega
This week’s program features music by Bach, Rodrigo, Leo Brouwer, and Tarrega’s “Capricho Arabe,” performed on Tarrega’s own 1888 Torres guitar.

Bought by Delmarva Public Media, KEDT, and KMXT


  • Added: Jan 06, 2024
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Pepe Romero
This week’s program features Bach’s Italian Concerto, Giuliani’s Guitar Concerto No. 2, Mangoré’s Mazurka Apassionata, and Jaime Zenamon’s Reflecti...

Bought by Delmarva Public Media, KEDT, and KMXT


  • Added: Jan 06, 2024
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Scott Tennant, Credit: GuitarCoop
This special APRIL FOOL’S edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! explores the more unusual and sometimes humorous aspects of the guitar’s recorded repe...

Bought by KMXT


  • Added: Jan 05, 2024
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Arvo Part and Manuel Barrueco
This week’s program features Beethoven’s Moonlight Sonata, Mozart’s Sonata No. 15, Theme and Variation by Brahms, Arvo Part’s “Fratres,” Dowland/C...

Bought by KASU, Delmarva Public Media, KTTZ, Ohm Radio , KETR-FM and more


  • Added: Dec 30, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Giuseppe Buscemi and Cy Leo
This week’s program features music by an Anonymous Baroque composer, Sor, Carulli, Falla, Celedonio Romero, Villa-Lobos, and Castlenuovo-Tedesco.

Bought by KTOO, KASU, Delmarva Public Media, KTTZ, KETR-FM and more


  • Added: Dec 30, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Lorenzo Micheli
This week’s program features music by Sanz, Herbert Baumann, Leo Brouwer, l’Hoyer, Clarice Assad, and an interview with SoloDuo member Lorenzo Mich...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer, Public Radio East, KTOO, KASU, Delmarva Public Media and more


  • Added: Dec 29, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: European Guitar Quartet
This week’s program features music by Agustin Barrios Mangoré, Bach’s French Suite No. 5, Czech composer Milan Tesar’s Carousel Suite, the rarely-h...

Bought by Classic107.3, KCCU Radio, Yellowstone Public Radio, KVNO, KGHI and more


  • Added: Dec 29, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 15
Caption: Duo Abreu
This week’s program features music by Giuliani, Vivaldi, Salvador Castro, Castlenuovo-Tedesco, and two 21st Century guitar composers: Mathias Duple...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio, KLRE, New Hampshire Public Radio, KWAX, Iowa Public Radio and more


  • Added: Dec 28, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 36
Caption: Giorgio Mirto
This week’s program features music by Norwegian composer Edvard Grieg, and Giorgio Mirto’s “Nowegian Memories” guitar concerto with string orchestra.

Bought by KSTK, WMRA, WBAA, KBIA, BYUradio/KUMT/KBYU-FM and more


  • Added: Dec 28, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 54
Caption: Artis Guitar Duo
This week’s program features music by opera composers including Rossini, Lully, Bizet, Puccini, Granados, and Purcell, and Stephen Goss’s solo guit...

Bought by WMRA, KBIA, WBAA, WKMS, BYUradio/KUMT/KBYU-FM and more


  • Added: Dec 28, 2023
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 53
Caption: Duo Melis
This week’s program features music by Agustin Barrios Mangoré, Fernando Sor, Antoine de L’hoyer, Sir Lennox Berkeley, and Massimo Palumbo, and an i...

Bought by WMRA, WBAA, WNMU-FM, BYUradio/KUMT/KBYU-FM, WKMS and more


  • Added: Dec 26, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 55
Caption: Heike Matteson
This week’s program features music by Catharina Josepha Pratten, Bach, Piazzolla, Castelnuovo-Tedesco’s “Platero & I” for guitar and narrator (base...

Bought by WUAL, WHQR, WMRA, KBIA, KTRL and more


  • Added: Dec 26, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 54