Classical Music Highlights

From WSHU's daytime and evening classical programs, Kate Remington and Lauren Rico give you a heads-up on some of the best music they've selected.

Our Beethoven Birthday-Eve celebration wraps up tonight with Kent Nagano leading the Montreal Symphony Orchestra in a thrilling  performance of the Ninth Symphony.

We're celebrating Beethoven's birthday a day early with favorites including the Pathetique Piano Sonata and a whizz-bang performance of his Symphony No. 5 conducted by Carlos Kleiber!

Vaughan Williams gives violists a chance to shine with a Suite for Viola and Piano which even includes a Christmas Dance! We'll enjoy it tonight.

Katia and Marielle Labeque grew up in a music-loving home, and they've shared that love with life-long careers as concert pianists. This morning we'll enjoy their performance of Fauré's Dolly Suite.

Tonight join in a celebration of the Festival of Lights with an exploration of Chanukah foods, traditional activities, and of course, lots of music! Candles Burning Brightly at 8:00 tonight.