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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Cellist Yo-Yo Ma is the guest soloist in Haydn's Cello Concerto in C, and two works by John Williams: "Heartwood," for cello and orchestra, and "Ro...

  • Added: Aug 10, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Andris Nelsons leads the BSO in Copland's "Quiet City" and Beethoven's Symphony No. 9, with soprano Rachel Willis-Sørensen, mezzo-soprano Ruxandra ...

  • Added: Aug 10, 2018
  • Length: :00
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Igor Levit is the guest soloist in Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 3, and David Afkham leads the BSO in Beethoven's "Coriolan" Overture and Schumann...

  • Added: Aug 09, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Ingrid Fliter is the guest soloist in Chopin's Piano Concerto No. 2, and Giancarlo Guerrero leads the BSO in John Adams's "Harmonielehre" and Richa...

  • Added: Aug 01, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Augustin Hadelich is the guest soloist in Sibelius's Violin Concerto, and Andris Nelsons leads the BSO in Corigliano's "Fantasia on an Ostinato" an...

  • Added: Jul 25, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Juanjo Mena leads the BSO in Tchaikovsky's Piano Concerto No. 1 with guest soloist Garrick Ohlsson and Manuel de Falla's "The Three-Cornered Hat" (...

  • Added: Jul 19, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Yuja Wang is the guest soloist in Ravel's Piano Concerto in G and Gershwin's "Rhapsody in Blue," and Gustavo Gimeno leads the BSO in Prokofiev's Sy...

  • Added: Jul 12, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Soprano Renée Fleming sings in Strauss's Four Last Songs, and Ken-David Masur leads the BSO in Ives's "The Unanswered Question" and Tchaikovsky's S...

  • Added: Jul 03, 2018
  • Length: 01:56:59
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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 28, 2018
  • Length: 01:56:58
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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