A man in a studio with a bunch of vinyl records.

Photo by Mike Thomas

June 23, 2017 - Classics of the Phonograph

John Frayne’s News-Gazette column

Each week, John Frayne shares his love for classical music and opera with you on WILL-FM. Did you know he also shares his knowledge via the News-Gazette?


Albert Schweitzer plays piano.

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October 16, 2019 - Classics of the Phonograph

Albert Schweitzer

Enjoy performances by Albert Schweitzer, one of the world’s great authorities on the works of Bach. 


Sheets of music on stand on stage.

October 11, 2019 - Classics of the Phonograph

Hans Werner Henze

Enjoy some of Hans Werner Henze’s most renowned works.


Picture of Pablo Casals playing the cello.

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October 02, 2019 - Classics of the Phonograph

Pablo Casals

Enjoy a performance by the most famous cellist of the 20th century, Pablo Casals.


portrait of Beethoven

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September 28, 2019 - Classics of the Phonograph

Tokyo String Quartet

Enjoy different takes on performances of Beethoven from the string quartet.


Baltimore Symphony Orchestra logo

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September 28, 2019 - Classics of the Phonograph

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra

Hear the orchestra’s ensemble of records, dating back to its creation in 1916.


Picture of man with hand on chin

By photographer Lindsay Nelson - New York - Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons

September 14, 2019 - Classics of the Phonograph

Jorge Bolet

Early on, this pianist was considered by some critics to be only a flashy virtuoso.


Painting of Mozart

"Wolfgang-amadeus-mozart 1" by Barbara Krafft - Deutsch, Otto Erich (1965) Mozart: A Documentary Biography. Stanford: Stanford University Press. Licensed under Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons

September 06, 2019 - Classics of the Phonograph

LPs of the Mono Era

Hear works from the conductors on Deutsche Grammophon.


Glenn Gould and Leonard Bernstein at a piano

leonardbernstein.com

August 31, 2019 - Classics of the Phonograph

Glenn Gould

Explore the odd corners of his piano repertory.


Ernest Bloch

Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons

August 24, 2019 - Classics of the Phonograph

Ernest Bloch

Learn more about this popular composer of the Mid-20th Century.


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