A collection of curated streams, unique programs and features to promote calm and focus.


Daily Download: Francois Couperin - Les Nations, 4th Ordre, "La Piemontoise": I. Sonade
Tue, 25 Apr 2017
Get a free MP3 of Francois Couperin - Les Nations, 4th Ordre, "La Piemontoise": I. Sonade, performed by Juilliard Baroque.


Daily Download: Daniel-Francois Auber - Le cheval de bronze: Overture
Mon, 24 Apr 2017
Get a free MP3 of Daniel-Francois Auber - Le cheval de bronze: Overture, performed by Orchestre Regional de Cannes.


Flicks in Five: Paint Your Wagon
Sat, 22 Apr 2017
On paper, 'Paint Your Wagon' should have been a rousing success, but big budgets and changing public tastes created different results. Nevertheless, the film features great songs, including 'I Talk to the Trees'. On this week's Flicks in Five, we'll hear Bryn Terfel's interpretation of the song.


Kaddish: Reflections on the Holocaust in Music and Words
Sat, 22 Apr 2017
As the world pauses to remember the Holocaust, classical music host Mindy Ratner has gathered a collection of conversations with some of those touched directly by the Holocaust. Those conversations form the basis of 'Kaddish: Reflections on the Holocaust in Music and Words.'


Choral Featured Album: 'Cyprus: Between Greek East and Latin West
Fri, 21 Apr 2017
In its new album, vocal ensemble Cappella Romana explores the medieval music of Cyprus.


Daily Download: Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 29 "Hammerklavier": II. Scherzo
Fri, 21 Apr 2017
Get a free MP3 of Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 29 "Hammerklavier": II. Scherzo, performed by Jeno Jando, piano.


A classical music lover's guide to Record Store Day 2017
Fri, 21 Apr 2017
Record Store Day, April 22, isn't just for fans of Prince and Pink Floyd: classical music lovers can score some rare vinyl as well.


Countdown: the top 20 violin concertos
Thu, 20 Apr 2017
Earlier in April, we asked you to tell us your favorite violin concertos. We've tallied the results, and on Thursday, April 20, starting at 10 a.m. Central Time on our Favorites stream, we'll count down the top 20 favorite violin concertos -- as voted by you.


Daily Download: Gabriel Faure - Pelleas et Melisande: Sicilienne
Thu, 20 Apr 2017
Get a free MP3 of Gabriel Faure - Pelleas et Melisande: Sicilienne, performed by RTE Sinfonietta.


Daily Download: J.S. Bach - Cello Suite No. 5: Prelude
Wed, 19 Apr 2017
Get a free MP3 of J.S. Bach - Cello Suite No. 5: Prelude, performed by Matt Haimovitz, cello.


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