Explore the Symphony

Explore the Symphony

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A classical music podcast


Mozart and Religion
Jan 22 • 57 min
Edvard Grieg
Nov 6, 2019 • 61 min
Béla Bartók and Witold Lutosławski
Sep 26, 2019 • 55 min
Verdi’s Requiem
Sep 3, 2019 • 56 min
Claude Vivier
Apr 2, 2019 • 48 min
Brahms’ and Schumann’s first symphonies
Jan 30, 2019 • 38 min
Benjamin Britten’s War Requiem
Oct 19, 2018 • 49 min
Schubert’s Ninth Symphony
Sep 27, 2018 • 46 min
The one he never heard.
You don’t have to be a music-lover to love Beethoven
Sep 13, 2018 • 42 min
Anton Bruckner’s eighth symphony with the TSO
Apr 13, 2018 • 40 min
Kaija Saariaho, Violin Concerto Graal théâtre
Mar 22, 2018 • 56 min
Alexander Shelley, conductor - John Storgårds, violin
Rimsky-Korsakov’s Scheherazade
Feb 16, 2018 • 51 min
Shostakovich Violin Concerto No 1 in A minor Op 77
Dec 22, 2017 • 74 min
Sibelius’ Symphonic Poems
Oct 27, 2017 • 57 min
Jean Sibelius’ First Symphony
Sep 29, 2017 • 60 min
Harry Somers - Louis Riel
Jun 2, 2017 • 49 min
Sibelius’ Majestic 2nd and 6th Symphonies
Mar 15, 2017 • 49 min
Robert and Clara: The whirlwind love affair of Robert Alexander Schumann and Clara Josephine Wieck
Mar 1, 2017 • 46 min
Richard Strauss - Also sprach Zarathustra
Jan 24, 2017 • 68 min
Igor Fyodorovich Stravinsky: Pulcinella
Nov 29, 2016 • 60 min
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Symphonies no. 5 & 6
Nov 18, 2016 • 47 min
Wilhelm Richard Wagner: Tristan und Isolde
Jun 6, 2016 • 62 min
Erich Wolfgang Korngold: The Man Who Changed Movie Scores Forever
Apr 22, 2016 • 48 min
The Music of George Gershwin
Nov 20, 2015 • 53 min
Rhapsony in Blue, An American in Paris
Episode 43: Mahler Symphony No. 4
Sep 29, 2015 • 59 min
Episode 42: Anton Bruckner and his Ninth Symphony
Jun 15, 2015 • 47 min
Episode 41: Maurice Ravel and his two Piano Concertos
Mar 23, 2015 • 41 min
Episode 40: Jean-Marie Beaudet, founding father of the NAC Orchestra
Mar 13, 2015 • 23 min
Episode 39: Schumann and the Rhine
Jan 19, 2015 • 51 min
Join the National Arts Centre Orchestra’s Marjolaine Fournier and one of Canada’s foremost music journalists, Jean-Jacques van Vlasselaer, as they explore the symphonic form from Haydn to Shostakovich.
Episode 38: Brahms’ Symphonies
Dec 9, 2014 • 49 min
Episode 37: Hindemith
Oct 8, 2014 • 46 min
Episode 36: Shakespeare
Sep 22, 2014 • 42 min
Episode 35: Fauré
May 6, 2014 • 38 min
Episode 34: Schoenberg
Mar 20, 2014 • 40 min
Episode 33: Bruckner (Symphony no. 2)
Feb 20, 2014 • 50 min
Episode 32: Shostakovich and his 10th Symphony
Jan 20, 2014 • 41 min
Episode 31: Hector Belioz
Nov 26, 2013 • 56 min
Episode 30: Richard Strauss
Oct 23, 2013 • 44 min
Episode 29: Sibelius
Mar 4, 2013 • 24 min
Episode 28: Shostakovich
Jan 15, 2013 • 39 min
Episode 22: Sibelius Symphony No. 4
Jan 7, 2013 • 47 min
Episode 23: Prokofiev’s Alexander Nevsky
Jan 7, 2013 • 35 min
Episode 24: Dmitri Shostakovich
Jan 7, 2013 • 39 min
Episode 25: Carmina Burana
Jan 7, 2013 • 37 min
Episode 27: Schumann
Oct 16, 2012 • 31 min
Episode 26: Elgar
Sep 10, 2012 • 45 min
Episode 21: Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4
Nov 3, 2011 • 67 min
Episode 20: The NAC Orchestra and Brahms’s final symphonies
Dec 14, 2010 • 36 min
Episode 19: The NAC Orchestra and Felix Mendelssohn
Nov 12, 2010 • 29 min
Episode 18: The NAC Orchestra’s Mozart-Haydn Festival
Sep 21, 2010 • 29 min
Episode 17: Mozart Concerto 23 for Piano and Orchestra
Apr 20, 2010 • 26 min
Episode 16: Debussy’s La Mer
Feb 25, 2010 • 36 min
Episode 15: Bach!
Dec 11, 2009 • 32 min
Episode 14: Beethoven Symphony No. 8
Nov 12, 2009 • 28 min
Episode 13: Berlioz Romeo and Juliet
Oct 20, 2009 • 26 min
Episode 12: Mahler Symphony No. 1
Oct 8, 2009 • 38 min
Episode 11: Ravel Piano Concerto in G
Jun 10, 2009 • 30 min
Episode 10: Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 4
May 12, 2009 • 30 min
Episode 9: Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No. 3
Mar 13, 2009 • 26 min
Episode 8: Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 3
Jan 6, 2009 • 42 min
Episode 7: Chopin Piano Concerto No. 1
Dec 8, 2008 • 28 min
Episode 6: Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No. 1
Sep 30, 2008 • 38 min
Episode 5: Bruckner Symphony No. 9
Jun 6, 2008 • 45 min
Episode 4: Brahms Symphony No. 4
May 13, 2008 • 42 min
Episode 3: Shostakovich Symphony No. 9
Jan 7, 2008 • 18 min
Episode 2: Dvořàk Symphony No. 9
Nov 28, 2007 • 46 min
Episode 1: Beethoven Symphony No. 9
Oct 1, 2007 • 51 min
Introduction
Sep 18, 2007 • 17 min