New Classical Tracks with Julie Amacher

Host Julie Amacher provides an in-depth exploration of a new classical music release each week.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 7m. Bisher sind 323 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein wöchentlich erscheinender Podcast

New Classical Tracks: Bluegrass banjo picking and Irish fiddle tunes inspire Michael Torke's 'Sky'

This week on New Classical Tracks, composer Michael Torke discusses his collaboration with violinist Tessa Lark on 'Sky,' a new album inspired by bluegrass and traditional Irish fiddle music.


 2020-04-29  34m

New Classical Tracks: Black Oak Ensemble's debut album pays tribute to 6 Jewish composers

This week on New Classical Tracks, members of Chicago-based Black Oak Ensemble discuss their debut album 'Silenced Voices.' The recording features string trios by six Jewish composers, all but one of whom perished during the Holocaust.


 2020-04-22  21m

New Classical Tracks: After devastating injury, Milos Karadaglic returns with deeply personal album

This week on New Classical Tracks, guitarist Milos Karadaglic discusses how a performance injury and 2-year hiatus led to his new album, 'Sound of Silence,' which features pieces by Radiohead, Leonard Cohen, Paul Simon and the Magnetic Fields.


 2020-04-15  23m

New Classical Tracks: Composer Ludovico Einaudi turns daily walk into 7-part musical journey

This week on New Classical Tracks, Italian composer Ludovico Einaudi discusses the experiences that inspired his ambitious new project, 'Seven Days Walking.'


 2020-04-08  24m

New Classical Tracks: Anne-Sophie Mutter and John Williams rework classic Hollywood themes

This week on New Classical Tracks, violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter discusses her collaboration with legendary Hollywood composer John Williams on the new album 'Across the Stars,' which includes reworked versions of classic themes from 'Star Wars,' 'Harry Potter,' 'Schindler's List' and more.


 2020-04-01  27m

New Classical Tracks: Angele Dubeau offers meditative music from contemporary composers on new album

This week on New Classical Tracks, Angele Dubeau and her all-female ensemble wrap up Women's History Month with music that marks our time on 'Pulsations.'


 2020-03-25  19m

New Classical Tracks: Concertmaster Margaret Batjer shares music of comfort and hope

This week on New Classical Tracks, Margaret Batjer marks her 20th year as concertmaster of the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra with 'Jalbert, Bach, Part and Vasks,' which features a newly commissioned violin concerto.


 2020-03-18  19m

New Classical Tracks: Violinist Tessa Lark wears her Kentucky roots with pride on solo debut album

This week on New Classical Tracks, violinist and Kentucky native Tessa Clark discusses her debut solo album 'Fantasy,' which includes a mix of classical and folk music.


 2020-03-11  28m

New Classical Tracks: Neave Trio celebrates the music of trailblazing women on 'Her Voice'

Neave Trio's newest recording 'Her Voice' celebrates three trailblazing composers, who also happen to be women: Amy Beach, Rebecca Clarke and Louise Farrenc. Violinist Anna Williams, pianist Eri Nakamura and cellist Mikhail (Misha) Veselov discuss their new album this week on New Classical Tracks.


 2020-03-04  24m

New Classical Tracks: Violinist Rachel Barton Pine records 'headbanger' concerto

As a teenager, Rachel Barton Pine fell in love with the 'headbanging riffs' of Aram Khachaturian's Violin Concerto. Three decades later, she's finally recorded the work, which appears alongside Dvorak's concerto on Pine's 39th recording.


 2020-02-26  25m