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Explore how the sound and spirit of nature is reflected in different chamber music works in this week's playlist.
The Power of Music
Music has the power to touch the soul, tell stories, and challenge the imagination. Explore the power of music in this playlist.
The Joy of Music
This week we explore music sure to brighten the mind and soul.
In this week's playlist we take you on a musical journey made to elevate your senses. Check back every day at 12:30 PM (ET) for a new video.
See the latest video and audio additions to the CMS website.
Chamber Music Milestones
Listen to milestone works in the chamber music repertoire.
For centuries, Russian music has told the story of its country and people like no other.
The Beethoven Quartet Cycle Lectures
Pre-Concert lectures discussing all of Beethoven's String Quartets
Fall 2019 Inside Chamber Music
Bruce Adolphe explores milestone chamber music works in this expanded Inside Chamber Music fall series.
Lasting roughly 150 years, explore treasures of the Baroque era.
2018-2019 Season Highlights
Take a look back at some exciting moments from the 18/19 season.
20th Century and Beyond
Take a listen through some great works by leading figures in modern composition.
Nothing conveys love quite like music. Enjoy some of the most romantic chamber music works.
Beethoven String Quartets
Performances of and lectures about Beethoven's monumental string quartet cycle.
Hear works showcasing the depth and endless colors of the voice.
Fall 2018 Inside Chamber Music
Bruce Adolphe discusses works being performed throughout the season by Mozart, Beethoven, Mendelssohn, and Debussy.
Watch and listen to Hungary's deep musical roots.
Spring 2019 Inside Chamber Music
Bruce Adolphe discusses works being performed throughout the season by Beethoven, Borodin, and Stravinsky.
The Mighty Piano
Get your fill of piano with works that highlight this magnificent instrument.
Meet the Music!
Concerts for kids ages 6 and up. Now available to watch from the comfort of your home.
Art of the Recital: Dmitri Atapine & Hyeyeon Park
Inside Chamber Music with Bruce Adolphe: Chopin Sonata in G minor for Cello and Piano, Op. 65
The Art of the Recital: Paul Neubauer & Gloria Chien
Inside Chamber Music with Bruce Adolphe: Brahms Quartet in A minor for Strings, Op. 51, No. 2
Inside Chamber Music with Bruce Adolphe: Fauré Quartet No. 2 in G minor for Piano, Violin, Viola, and Cello, Op. 45
Late Night Rose: Milhaud, Haas, Carter, Tomasi
Inside Chamber Music with Bruce Adolphe: Stravinsky The Rite of Spring for Piano, Four Hands
The Art of the Recital: Tommaso Lonquich & Gilles Vonsattel
Master Class with Misha Amory
Late Night Rose: Purcell, Britten, Bridge
Mendelssohn: Quartet No. 2 in A minor for Strings, Op. 13
Dohnányi: Serenade in C major for Violin, Viola, and Cello, Op. 10
Beethoven: Trio in C minor for Piano, Violin, and Cello, Op. 1, No. 3
Saint-Saëns: Danse Macabre for Piano, Four Hands, Op. 40
Hindemith: Sonata in B-flat for Clarinet and Piano
Ford: Stubernic for Marimba, Three Players
Schoenberg: Trio for Strings, Op. 45
du Bois: Heron. Rain. Blossom. for Flute, Clarinet, Viola, and Cello
Bottesini: Tutto che il mondo serra in C-sharp minor for Voice, Double Bass, and Piano
Janjanin: Nobody’s Folklore: Folk Song No. 2 for Flute, Violin, and Guitar
Beethoven Quartet Cycle Lecture - Op. 131, 135
Beethoven Quartet Cycle Lecture - Op. 132, 130, 133
Beethoven Quartet Cycle Lecture - Op. 74, 95, 127
Beethoven Quartet Cycle Lecture - Op. 59
Beethoven Quartet Cycle Lecture - Op. 18 Nos. 5, 4, 6
Beethoven Quartet Cycle Lecture - Op. 18 Nos. 3, 1, 2
Inside Chamber Music with Bruce Adolphe: Stravinsky's L'Histoire du soldat (The Soldier's Tale), Trio Version for Violin, Clarinet, and Piano (1918, arr. 1919)
Inside Chamber Music with Bruce Adolphe: Brahms's Quintet in B minor for Clarinet, Two Violins, Viola, and Cello, Op. 115 (1891)
Inside Chamber Music with Bruce Adolphe: Berg's Lyric Suite for String Quartet with Soprano
Inside Chamber Music with Bruce Adolphe: Schubert's Quintet in C major for Two Violins, Viola, and Two Cellos, D. 956, Op. 163
Meet the Music
Magical Mystical Moonlight
The Girl Who Loved Wild Horses
Inspector Pulse: How Suite It Is
Inspector Pulse: Things Are Seldom What They Theme
Four Harmonious Friends
Papa and the Prince
Tyrannosaurus Sue: A Cretaceous Concerto
Inspector Pulse: Once More with Feeling
Inspector Pulse and the Signature of Time
CMS National Radio Series
National Radio Series Program 28: Transcendent Experiences
National Radio Series Program 27: Richard Strauss: Early and Late
National Radio Series Program 26: International Virtuosity II
National Radio Series Program 25: Russian Masters
National Radio Series Program 24: Beethoven & Mendelssohn
National Radio Series Program 23: International Virtuosity
National Radio Series Program 22: Americana
National Radio Series Program 21: Music of the Enlightenment II
National Radio Series Program 20: Mozart & Brahms
National Radio Series Program 19: Expressive Masterpieces