John Eliot Gardiner archive
Read Beethoven's Famous 4 Notes: Truly Revolutionary Music
November 19, 2012 – A leading conductor and an author explain the resonances behind a famous phrase in music.
Listen Gardiner Leads Beethoven's Missa Solemnis WQXR
Read Talk Like An Opera Geek: The Birth Of Opera
Read Five Tastes Of Classical Holiday Cheer
Read John Eliot Gardiner's Historical Beethoven At Carnegie Hall WQXR
November 15, 2011 – One of the world's top original instruments orchestras plays Beethoven by the book. WQXR
Read 5 Best J.S. Bach Releases Of 2010 WGBH
Listen Dinner With The Dead: Jennifer Higdon's Date With Beethoven
November 3, 2010 – The Pulitzer Prize-winning composer would like to pore over a few scores with Beethoven.
Read The Life And Music Of Robert Schumann
Listen Handel's Miraculous 'Messiah'
Listen Monteverdi's Pioneering 'Vespers'
Read Classics Off The Beaten Path In 2009 APM
Listen Gustav Holst's Peerless 'Planets'
Listen Handel's Flood Of Melodies: 'Water Music'
Listen The Pure Power Of Handel's 'Hallelujah Chorus' APM
Listen A Visitor's Guide to the St. Matthew Passion