Presenting the mainstream repertoire on lovingly restored historic recordings from the golden era of 1925 to 1950. Hear performances by such legends as Toscanini, Stokowski, Furwangler, Beecham, and many other great musicians at the peak of their careers.
Medieval, Renaissance, Early Baroque, Modern Classical, Experimental: Bartók, Berg, Berio, Byrd, Cage, Dhomont, Gabrieli, Gesualdo, Glass, Hildegard, Josquin, Labrosse, Monteverdi, Oliveros, Palestrina, Pärt, Reich, Rich, Schoenberg, Schütz, Tallis, Asian
Relaxing symphonic, chamber, solo classical music selections. A stream of familiar classics featuring just quiet classical music selections for home or office ambiance. From www.MUSIClassical.com a source of composer and performer biographies and news.
At the turn to the 20th century classical music was characteristically late Romantic in style, while at the same time the Impressionist movement, spearheaded by Claude Debussy was taking form. In America: Copland, Carter, Barber, Ives, Rieger, Piston etal