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: Duo Abreu
This week’s program features music by Giuliani, Vivaldi, Salvador Castro, Castlenuovo-Tedesco, and two 21st Century guitar composers: Mathias Duple...

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  • Added: Dec 28, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 60
Caption: Giorgio Mirto
This week’s program features music by Norwegian composer Edvard Grieg, and Giorgio Mirto’s “Nowegian Memories” guitar concerto with string orchestra.

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  • Added: Dec 28, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 58
Caption: Artis Guitar Duo
This week’s program features music by opera composers including Rossini, Lully, Bizet, Puccini, Granados, and Purcell, and Stephen Goss’s solo guit...

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  • Added: Dec 28, 2023
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 57
Caption: Duo Melis
This week’s program features music by Agustin Barrios Mangoré, Fernando Sor, Antoine de L’hoyer, Sir Lennox Berkeley, and Massimo Palumbo, and an i...

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  • Added: Dec 26, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 59
Caption: Heike Matteson
This week’s program features music by Catharina Josepha Pratten, Bach, Piazzolla, Castelnuovo-Tedesco’s “Platero & I” for guitar and narrator (base...

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  • Added: Dec 26, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
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Caption: Ana Vidovic
This week’s program features Tarrega’s “Danza Mora” for solo guitar, a two guitar arrangement by Edward Grigoryan of Tchaikovsky’s large scale pian...

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  • Added: Dec 22, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 57
Caption: Leonard and Slava Grigoryan
This week’s program features music by Roncalli, Bach, Vivaldi, Scarlatti, Sir Malcolm Arnold, and Ralph Towner.

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  • Added: Dec 21, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 55
Caption: Craig Ogden
This week’s program features music by Baroque lutenist Zamboni, Debussy’s “Children’s Corner Suite,” the world premiere of William Lovelady’s Doubl...

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  • Added: Dec 19, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 60
Caption: Ziggy & Miles, Credit: Jiyang Chen
This week’s program features music performed by brothers and interviews with Sergio Assad, the Katona Twins, Pepe Romero, and Ziggy & Miles Johnst...

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  • Added: Dec 16, 2023
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 57
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This week’s edition of Classical Guitar Alive features music about Winter and more, including works by Vivaldi, Piazzolla, and the young Polish gui...

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  • Added: Nov 10, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 58
Caption: LA Guitar Quartet, Credit: Delos
This week’s edition of Classical Guitar Alive! features music for Christmas, from traditional Christmas carols to contemporary works, including Tch...

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  • Added: Nov 10, 2023
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 51
Caption: EOS Guitar Quartet
This week’s edition of Classical Guitar Alive! features an interview with Leo Brouwer and the world premiere recording of his piece for guitar quar...

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  • Added: Nov 10, 2023
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 57
Caption: Berta Rojas
This week's edition of Classical Guitar Alive! features interviews with Paraguayan guitarist Berta Rojas, and American guitarist Chad Ibison, and m...

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  • Added: Nov 10, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 57
Caption: John Williams and Tony Morris, Credit: Andy Cahn
This week's edition of Classical Guitar Alive! features interviews with French guitarist Judicael Perroy, John Williams, lutenist Ronn McFarlane an...

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  • Added: Nov 09, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 53
Caption: Anabel Montesinos
This week’s edition of Classical Guitar Alive! features music by Grieg, Granados, Renato Grisoni, and Philip Glass.

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  • Added: Nov 08, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 58
Caption: Brasil Guitar Duo
This week’s program features music by Bach, Mozart, an interview with Brasil Guitar Duo members Joao Luiz and Douglas Lora, who speak about world p...

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  • Added: Nov 08, 2023
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 54
Caption: Sharon Isbin, Credit: Sharon Isbin
This week’s program features an October 18, 2023 interview with Grammy-winning guitarist Sharon Isbin, recipient of a 2023 Hall of Fame award for A...

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  • Added: Oct 27, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 57
Caption: Brasil Guitar Duo
This week’s edition of Classical Guitar Alive! features an interview with the Brasil Guitar Duo members Joao Luiz and Douglas Lora, who discuss the...

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  • Added: Oct 23, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 55
Caption: William Kanengiser, Credit: GSP Recordings
This week’s edition of Classical Guitar Alive! features works by Hungarian composers Bela Bartok, Johann Kaspar Mertz, Ferenc Snetberger, Antal Pus...

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  • Added: Oct 10, 2023
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 59
Caption: John Williams, Credit: Sony Classical
This week’s program features music with percussion, both original works and arrangements, including Boccherini’s “Fandango” Quintet, Richard Harvey...

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  • Added: Oct 10, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 58