Mengelberg (1919)

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Classics of the Phonograph - March 06, 2020

Willem Mengelberg

Enjoy samples of Willem Mengelberg's conducting style from his time with the Amsterdam Concertgebouw Orchestra.

Sergei Rachmaninoff

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Classics of the Phonograph - February 21, 2020

Sergei Rachmaninoff

Enjoy samples of Sergei Rachmaninoff's daring work.

Mariss Jansons conducting the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra in Vienna.

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Classics of the Phonograph - February 14, 2020

Mariss Jansons

Remember the late conductor Mariss Jansons as we listen to some highlights of his career.

Painting of Beethoven

"Beethoven" by Joseph Karl Stieler - Licensed under Public Domain via Wikimedia

Classics of the Phonograph - February 07, 2020

Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony

Enjoy a recording of the last two movements of Beethoven's Ninth Symphony conducted by Wilhelm Furtwangler.

Portrait of Wilhelm Furtwangler.

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Classics of the Phonograph - January 31, 2020

Wilhelm Furtwangler

Enjoy a recording of Beethoven's Ninth Symphony by German conductor Wilhelm Furtwangler.

Photo of Fritz Kreisler standing.

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Classics of the Phonograph - January 24, 2020

Fritz Kreisler

Enjoy some beguiling recordings of violinist Fritz Kreisler.

Arthur Rubinstein playing the piano.

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Classics of the Phonograph - January 18, 2020

Arthur Rubinstein

Enjoy some classic recordings of Chopin by concert pianist Arthur Rubinstein.

Picture of Pablo Casals playing the cello.

NPR

Classics of the Phonograph - January 10, 2020

The Trio

Enjoy performances by a famous musical trio comprised of Pablo Casals, Jacques Thibaud, and Alfred Cortot.

Arturo Toscanini

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Classics of the Phonograph - January 03, 2020

Arturo Toscanini

Enjoy some of Beethoven's works conducted by Italian conductor Arturo Toscanini.

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