Classical Guitar Alive!

Series produced by Tony Morris

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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: Scott Joplin
This week's edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! is a celebration of music by American composers, and features an interview with Giovanni De Chiaro, ...

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  • Added: Apr 24, 2021
  • Length: 58:57
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Caption: Moon and Forest CD by Milos Karadagalic, Credit: Decca Records
This week’s edition of Classical Guitar Alive! features the world premiere of a new guitar concerto by British film and BBC Television score compos...

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  • Added: Apr 23, 2021
  • Length: 58:58
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Caption: Howard Shore, Credit: Academy of Motion Picture Sciences
This week’s edition of Classical Guitar Alive! features the world premiere recording of a new guitar concerto, “The Forest,” by Lord of the Rings t...

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  • Added: Apr 23, 2021
  • Length: 58:57
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Caption: Kaare Norge, Credit: Digidi Recordings
This week’s edition of Classical Guitar Alive! features an artist profile and interview of Danish guitarist/composer/painter Kaare Norge, with musi...

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  • Added: Apr 20, 2021
  • Length: 58:58
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Caption: Artemandoline Baroque Ensemble, Credit: Artemandoline Baroque Ensemble
This week’s program features a world premiere recording of American composer Walter Ross’s “Concerto for Flute and Guitar,” the extraordinary Luxem...

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  • Added: Apr 14, 2021
  • Length: 58:57
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Caption: Frederic Zigante CD, Credit: ARTS records
This week’s program is titled “Virtuoso Variations”, and features works written in theme & variation form by Handel, Carulli, Rodrigo, and Giuliani.

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  • Added: Apr 13, 2021
  • Length: 58:58
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Caption: Ida Presti
This week’s program features music by women composers Emilia Giuliani, Isabella Leonarda, Dale Kavanagh, Sylvie Bodorova, Ida Presti, and Clarice A...

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  • Added: Apr 13, 2021
  • Length: 58:57
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Caption: Agustin Barrios Mangoré (as Nitsuga Mangoré)
In honor of the 136th anniversary of his birth, this week's edition of Classical Guitar Alive! features a tribute to singularly extraordinary Parag...

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  • Added: Apr 13, 2021
  • Length: 58:57
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Caption: Vida Guitar Quartet, Credit: Vida Guitar Quartet
This week’s edition of Classical Guitar Alive! features music by Bach, Lully, Paganini, Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Arnold.

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  • Added: Apr 06, 2021
  • Length: 58:58
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Caption: Bach Goldberg Variations cd, Credit: Nimbus Alliance
This week’s edition of Classical Guitar Alive! features excerpts from Bach’s Goldberg Variations, and music by Bartok, Carulli, Savio, and Zamboni.

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  • Added: Apr 06, 2021
  • Length: 58:57
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Caption: Trio Franor, Credit: Trio Franor
This week’s edition of Classical Guitar Alive! features music by Manuel de Falla, Bizet, Tarrega, Paraguayan jazz composer Juan Manuel Acevedo, JS ...

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  • Added: Mar 31, 2021
  • Length: 58:58
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Caption: Bruno Helstroffer and David Chevallier, Credit: Carpe Diem Records
This week’s edition of Classical Guitar Alive! features music by Bach, Beethoven, Czech composer Otmar Macha, Dowland, arranged by David Chevallier...

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  • Added: Mar 31, 2021
  • Length: 58:58
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Caption: Anton Garcia Abril
This week’s edition of Classical Guitar Alive! features music by Spanish composer Anton Garcia Abril, Telemann, Vivaldi, Philip Glass, and Mario Ga...

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  • Added: Mar 22, 2021
  • Length: 58:58
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Caption: Pat Metheny and LA Guitar Quartet
This week’s edition of Classical Guitar Alive! features a March 19, 2021 interview with LA Guitar Quartet member William Kanengiser, who talks abou...

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  • Added: Mar 22, 2021
  • Length: 58:57
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Caption: Irina Kulikova, Credit: Irina Kulikova
This week’s edition of Classical Guitar Alive features music by Vivaldi, Bach, Silvius Leopold Weiss, Konstantin Vassiliev, and Sergio Assad.

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  • Added: Feb 08, 2021
  • Length: 58:58
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Caption: Duo Siqueira Lima, Credit: Duo Siqueira Lima
This week’s edition of Classical Guitar Alive! features music by Vivaldi, Silvius Leopold Weiss, Sir Malcolm Arnold, and Federico Moreno Torroba.

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  • Added: Feb 08, 2021
  • Length: 58:57
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Caption:      Philip Glass, Credit: Philip Glass
This week’s edition of Classical Guitar Alive features music by 21-10 De Visee, Philip Glass, Schubert, Arvo Part, Saint-Saens, Pat Metheny and Gna...

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  • Added: Feb 04, 2021
  • Length: 58:57
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Caption: Presti Lagoya Duo, Credit: Universal Music
This week’s edition of Classical Guitar Alive features music by French composers written from 1551 to 20th Century, with works by Couperin, Debussy...

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  • Added: Feb 04, 2021
  • Length: 58:57
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Caption: Leo Brouwer, Credit: Leo Brouwer
This week’s edition of Classical Guitar Alive features music by living composers an interview with Leo Brouwer and the world premiere recording of ...

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  • Added: Jan 26, 2021
  • Length: 58:57
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Caption: Artyom Dervoed, Credit: Pavel Korbut
This week’s edition of Classical Guitar Alive features music by Italian composers from the 17th thru 21st Century, with works for lute and guitar b...

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  • Added: Jan 26, 2021
  • Length: 58:57
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