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 200+ 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 popular musical instrument.

Nationally-distributed since 1997, Classical Guitar Alive currently airs each week on over 200 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 popular musical instrument.Nationally-distributed since 1997, Classical Guitar Alive currently airs each week on over 200 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: David Mallamud, Credit: David Mallamud
This week’s program features Debussy, Dyens, and an interview with American composer David Mallamud who talks about his humorous virtuoso encore pi...

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  • Added: Apr 26, 2017
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 38
Caption: Anne Gastinel, Credit: Anne Gastinel
This week’s program features a world premiere recording of American composer Walter Ross’s “Concerto for Flute and Guitar,” the extraordinary Luxe...

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  • Added: Apr 18, 2017
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 39
Caption: Stephen Funk Pearson, Credit: GSP Records
This week's edition of Classical Guitar Alive! features an interview with American composer and guitarist Stephen Funk Pearson, and music by Richar...

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  • Added: Apr 12, 2017
  • Length: 58:57
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Caption: Duo Melis, Credit: Duo Melis
This week’s edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! features interviews with Australian composer Shaun Rigney, and Duo Melis’s Susana Prieto (Spain) and...

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  • Added: Apr 05, 2017
  • Length: 58:57
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Caption: Xuefei Yang, Credit: Xuefei Yang
This week's edition of Classical Guitar Alive! features interviews with Xuefei Yang, whose concerto disc has just been released on EMI, and Tali Ro...

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  • Added: Mar 29, 2017
  • Length: 58:57
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Caption: Radames Gnattali, Credit: Radames Gnattali
This week’s program features music from around the world, including works from Japan, Puerto Rico, Spain, Brazil, Australia, Estonia, and Argentina...

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  • Added: Mar 22, 2017
  • Length: 58:57
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Caption: Julien Labro and Jason Vieaux, Credit: Julien Labro and Jason Vieaux
This week’s edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! features music and interviews with the bandoneon and guitar duo of Julen Labro and Jason Vieux, and ...

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  • Added: Mar 14, 2017
  • Length: 58:57
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Caption: Eden Stell Duo, Credit: Eden Stell Duo
This week’s edition of Classical Guitar Alive! features music by Vivaldi, Dvorak, Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Radames Gnattali, and jazz composer Bjorn Al...

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  • Added: Mar 08, 2017
  • Length: 58:57
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Caption: Susan McDonald, Credit: Susan McDonald
This week’s edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! features interviews with guitarist Susan MacDonald, who discusses how performing for patients at MD ...

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  • Added: Feb 28, 2017
  • Length: 58:57
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Caption: Johannes Moller, Credit: Johannes Moller
This week’s program features an interview with the young Swedish guitarist Johannes Moller, winner of the 2010 Guitar Foundation of America competi...

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  • Added: Feb 22, 2017
  • Length: 58:57
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Caption: Pepe Romero, Credit: Pepe Romero
This week’s program features an interview and live studio performance by Pepe Romero, recorded at the KMFA studios in October 2013, and music by Ca...

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  • Added: Feb 15, 2017
  • Length: 58:58
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Caption: Kaare Norge, Credit: Kaare Norge
This week’s edition of Classical Guitar Alive! is titled “Views from Abroad”, and features interviews with the guitar duo of Laura Oltman and Mich...

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  • Added: Feb 09, 2017
  • Length: 58:58
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Caption: Connie Sheu, Credit: Connie Sheu
This week’s program features music by women composers and an interview with guitarist Connie Shue. ------------------------------------------------...

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  • Added: Feb 01, 2017
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 41
Caption: Julian Bream, Credit: Julian Bream
This week’s edition of Classical Guitar Alive features three large-scale master works from the 20th Century guitar repertory by Torroba, Castelnuov...

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  • Added: Jan 25, 2017
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 37
Caption: Heiki Matlik, Credit: Heiki Matlik
This week’s edition of Classical Guitar Alive! features music by Estonian composers and an interview with Estonian guitarist Heiki Matlik, who was ...

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  • Added: Jan 18, 2017
  • Length: 58:57
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Caption: John McLaughlin , Credit: Sony Records
This week's edition of Classical Guitar Alive Mediterranean music including John McLaughlin’s ‘Mediterranean Concerto,’ and music from Italy, Spain...

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  • Added: Jan 10, 2017
  • Length: 58:57
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Caption: Stephen Robinson, Credit: Stephen Robinson
This week's edition of the Classical Guitar Alive! features interviews with Oregon Guitar Quartet member Bryan Johanson, who discusses their CD “Cl...

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  • Added: Jan 03, 2017
  • Length: 58:57
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Caption: Marek Pasieczny, Credit: Marek Pasieczny
This week’s edition of Classical Guitar Alive features music about Winter, and more, including works by Vivaldi, Piazzolla, and the young Polish gu...

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  • Added: Dec 28, 2016
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 38
Caption: Mark Cruz, Credit: Mark Cruz
This week’s program features music for Christmas and a 2016 interview with guitarist-composer Mark Cruz and a 1999 interview with Canadian guitaris...

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  • Added: Dec 19, 2016
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 33
Caption: Agustin Barrios Mangore as Nitsuga Mangore, Credit: Agustin Barrios Mangore
This week's edition of Classical Guitar Alive features a 2011 interview with Jack Silver, historian and record producer on the Do Re Mi label, who ...

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  • Added: Dec 14, 2016
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 37