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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Hélène Grimaud is the guest soloist in Brahms's Piano Concerto No. 2, and Andris Nelsons leads the BSO in Timo Andres's "Everything Happens So Much...

  • Added: Oct 18, 2018
  • Length: 01:56:59
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Andris Nelsons leads the BSO in Brahms's Symphony No. 1 and Symphony No. 3.

  • Added: Oct 18, 2018
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Hélène Grimaud is the guest soloist in Brahms's Piano Concerto No. 1, and Andris Nelsons leads the BSO in Eric Nathan's "the space of a door" and B...

  • Added: Oct 11, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Thomas Ades leads the BSO in Britten's "Sinfonia da Requiem" and Sibelius's "Tapiola," as well as his own piece "Totentanz," for mezzo-soprano, bar...

  • Added: Oct 04, 2018
  • Length: 01:56:59
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Frank Peter Zimmermann is the guest soloist in Bartok's Violin Concerto No. 2, and Jakub Hrusa leads the BSO in "Sarka" from Smetana's "Ma Vlast," ...

  • Added: Sep 27, 2018
  • Length: 01:56:59
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Yefim Bronfman is the guest soloist in Jörg Widmann's "Trauermarsch," for piano and orchestra, and Andris Nelsons leads the BSO and Tanglewood Fest...

  • Added: Sep 20, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:01
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Violinist Baiba Skride, cellist Harriet Krijgh, and bayan player Elsbeth Moser are the guest soloists in Gubaidulina's Triple Concerto for violin, ...

  • Added: Sep 13, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Emanuel Ax is the guest soloist in Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 22, and Andris Nelsons conducts Schuller's "Seven Studies on Themes of Paul Klee" an...

  • Added: Sep 06, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:00
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Countertenor Bejun Mehta is the guest soloist in Benjamin's "Dream of the Song," alongside the Lorelei Ensemble (Beth Willer, Artistic Director), a...

  • Added: Aug 30, 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 23, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:00