Classics of the Phonograph

New Year’s Eve in Music


Pierre Boulez By Joost Evers / Anefo - Nationaal Archief, CC BY-SA 3.0

Nikolaus Harnoncourt specialized in bringing back to life the music of the Baroque era; Pierre Boulez championed the avant garde music of today, and Neville Marriner raised a Baroque chamber orchestra to world fame.  

On this week's Classics of the Phonograph, Saturday at 11 am on WILL-FM, we will look at the careers of some famous conductors who have passed away in 2016 and sample some of their signature achievements.