Classical Guitar Alive!

Series produced by Tony Morris

Caption: Classical Guitar Alive
Classical Guitar Alive 

Classical Guitar Alive! is a weekly one-hour music with interviews program that is free to all stations. Broadcast each week on 250+ stations. Sound-rich, energetic, positive vibe. A bridge-builder program that attracts both core classical audience and fans of all kinds of acoustic music.

Classical Guitar Alive! features great music and fascinating interviews with many of the world's leading guitar performers and composers.

Join host Tony Morris for Classical Guitar Alive!, an unabashedly enthusiastic and fast-paced romp through the classical repertory of the world's most-played musical instrument.

Nationally-distributed since 1997, Classical Guitar Alive currently airs each week on over 250 radio stations in the US, Canada, and internationally.

Classical Guitar Alive highlights a vast repertoire of music ranging from Medieval through present-day solo, chamber, and orchestral music with guitar. In addition to presenting works by American performers and composers, the program also explores guitar-related music of other cultures.

The program has been acclaimed by both critics and the public alike, and has been applauded by artists as diverse as Yale University professor of music Benjamin Verdery and ex-Led Zeppelin rock guitarist Jimmy Page. Hide full description

Classical Guitar Alive! features great music and fascinating interviews with many of the world's leading guitar performers and composers. Join host Tony Morris for Classical Guitar Alive!, an unabashedly enthusiastic and fast-paced romp through the classical repertory of the world's most-played musical instrument.Nationally-distributed since 1997, Classical Guitar Alive currently airs each week on over 250 radio stations in the US, Canada, and internationally. Classical Guitar Alive highlights a vast repertoire of music ranging from Medieval through present-day solo, chamber, and orchestral music with guitar. In addition to presenting works by American performers and composers, the program also explores guitar-related music of other cultures. The program has been acclaimed by both... Show full description


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Caption: Joaquin Rodrigo
This week’s edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! features music by Weiss, Rodrigo, and Agustin Barrios Mangoré.

  • Added: May 27, 2024
  • Length: 58:57
Caption: Shigeo Mito, Credit: Shigeo Mito
This week’s edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! features music by Baron, Bach, Weiss, Sor, and Ida Presti.

  • Added: May 27, 2024
  • Length: 58:57
Caption: SoloDuo
This week’s edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! features music by Zamboni, Rebay, Walton, Grieg, and Lauro.

  • Added: May 27, 2024
  • Length: 58:58
Caption: Stanley Yates, Credit: Stanley Yates
This week’s edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! features an interview with British guitarist/scholar Stanley Yates, and three guitar concertos by It...

  • Added: May 27, 2024
  • Length: 58:58
Caption: Pat Metheny, Credit: Pat Metheny
This week’s edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! features music from the Renaissance to 21st Century by Batchelor, Arrigone, Bach, Morel, Pat Metheny...

  • Added: May 27, 2024
  • Length: 58:58
Caption: Mari Mantyla
This week’s program features a keyboard sonata by Cimarosa arranged for guitar and decacorde (10-string guitar), Mertz’s Duo Concertant for guitar ...

Bought by KTOO, Public Radio East, WHRV, RadioFreePalmer, KASU and more


  • Added: Jan 13, 2024
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 18
Caption: Pepe Romero
This week’s program features the Guitar Quartet No. 2 in C Minor by Heinrich Albert, Ponce’s Sonata III, Carulli’s Concerto in E minor, Op. 140,” a...

Bought by KGHI, KTRL, WICR, KMUN, WHRV and more


  • Added: Jan 12, 2024
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 21
Caption: Agustin Barrios and as Nitsuga Mangoré
In honor of the 139th anniversary of his birth, this week's edition of Classical Guitar Alive! features a tribute to singularly extraordinary Parag...

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio, KTEP, KUCO, GCR (Global Community Radio), Red River Radio Network (E. Texas/Louisiana/Arkansas/Mississippi) and more


  • Added: Jan 12, 2024
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 41
Caption: Manuel Barrueco
CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! is a weekly one-hour music with interviews program that is sound-rich, energetic, and has a positive vibe. It is an audienc...

Bought by WMRA, KACU, KBIA, BYUradio/KUMT/KBYU-FM, WKMS and more


  • Added: Jan 09, 2024
  • Length: 59:28
  • Purchases: 58
Caption: Ana Vidovic
This week’s program features music by Mendelssohn, Manuel Ponce’s “Sonata Classica ‘Hommage a Fernando Sor,” Radames Gnattali’s Sonatina for cello ...

Bought by WMRA, KBIA, WBAA, New Hampshire Public Radio, KACU and more


  • Added: Jan 08, 2024
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 56
Caption: Duo Assad
This week’s program features music by Silvius Leopold Weiss, Marcello, the Suite Azanca for accordion, guitar and strings by Albert Hamann, a new g...

Bought by WMRA, WBAA, New Hampshire Public Radio, KBIA, BYUradio/KUMT/KBYU-FM and more


  • Added: Jan 07, 2024
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 56
Caption: Giuseppe Buscemi and Cy Leo
This week’s program features music by Bach’s Fuge in G Minor for lute, Mexican composer Manuel Ponce’ Sonata Mexicana, Sergio Assad’s “Interchange ...

Bought by WMRA, KBIA, WBAA, WNMU-FM, KACU and more


  • Added: Jan 07, 2024
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 60
Caption: Toyohiko Satoh
This week’s program features Bach’s Chaconne in D Minor, from the 2nd Violin Partita played on Baroque lute, Napoleon Coste’s Grand Duo for two gui...

Bought by KSTK, KBIA, WBAA, WKMS, BYUradio/KUMT/KBYU-FM and more


  • Added: Jan 07, 2024
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 57
Caption: Francisco Tarrega
This week’s program features music by Bach, Rodrigo, Leo Brouwer, and Tarrega’s “Capricho Arabe,” performed on Tarrega’s own 1888 Torres guitar.

Bought by KSTK, WABE, WMRA, KBIA, WBAA and more


  • Added: Jan 06, 2024
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 55
Caption: Pepe Romero
This week’s program features Bach’s Italian Concerto, Giuliani’s Guitar Concerto No. 2, Mangoré’s Mazurka Apassionata, and Jaime Zenamon’s Reflecti...

Bought by WUAL, KSTK, WABE, WHQR, WMRA and more


  • Added: Jan 06, 2024
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 58
Caption: Scott Tennant, Credit: GuitarCoop
This special APRIL FOOL’S edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! explores the more unusual and sometimes humorous aspects of the guitar’s recorded repe...

Bought by WUAL, KSTK, WABE, WUOT 91.9 FM, WMRA and more


  • Added: Jan 05, 2024
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 54
Caption: Arvo Part and Manuel Barrueco
This week’s program features Beethoven’s Moonlight Sonata, Mozart’s Sonata No. 15, Theme and Variation by Brahms, Arvo Part’s “Fratres,” Dowland/C...

Bought by WUAL, KSTK, WABE, WUOT 91.9 FM, WMRA and more


  • Added: Dec 30, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 60
Caption: Giuseppe Buscemi and Cy Leo
This week’s program features music by an Anonymous Baroque composer, Sor, Carulli, Falla, Celedonio Romero, Villa-Lobos, and Castlenuovo-Tedesco.

Bought by WUAL, WABE, KSTK, KEDT, WMRA and more


  • Added: Dec 30, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 58
Caption: Lorenzo Micheli
This week’s program features music by Sanz, Herbert Baumann, Leo Brouwer, l’Hoyer, Clarice Assad, and an interview with SoloDuo member Lorenzo Mich...

Bought by WUAL, WABE, KSTK, WHQR, GCR (Global Community Radio) and more


  • Added: Dec 29, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 58
Caption: European Guitar Quartet
This week’s program features music by Agustin Barrios Mangoré, Bach’s French Suite No. 5, Czech composer Milan Tesar’s Carousel Suite, the rarely-h...

Bought by WABE, KEDT, KSTK, WUAL, GCR (Global Community Radio) and more


  • Added: Dec 29, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 55