New Classical Tracks with Julie Amacher

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

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New Classical Tracks: John Lunn's new 'Downton Abbey' film score is fit for a king (and queen)


This week on New Classical Tracks, Scottish composer John Lunn discusses the soundtrack for the new film adaptation of 'Downton Abbey.'


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 2019-10-02  17m
 
 

New Classical Tracks: Film composer Danny Elfman's 'wild ride' continues with classical album


This week on New Classical Tracks, film composer Danny Elfman, best known for writing the 'Simpsons' theme, discusses his successful foray into classical music with a new recording of his violin concerto and piano quartet.


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 2019-09-25  37m
 
 

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.


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 2019-09-18  34m
 
 

New Classical Tracks: Pianist Lara Downes celebrates the life and legacy of Clara Wieck Schumann


New Classical Tracks: Pianist Lara Downes celebrates the life and legacy of Clara Wieck Schumann


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 2019-09-11  25m
 
 

New Classical Tracks: 'Mighty boutique orchestra' celebrates diverse women composers in 'Project W


The Chicago Sinfonietta is celebrating its 30th anniversary season with a new album featuring world-premiere recordings of newly commissioned works by Jennifer Higdon, Clarice Assad, Jessie Montgomery and Reena Esmail. Conductor Mei-Ann Chen shares insights into the new record, 'Project W: Works By Diverse Women Composers.'


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 2019-09-03  36m
 
 

New Classical Tracks: Conspirare showcases Jake Runestad's choral music in new album


This week on New Classical Tracks, Jake Runestad discusses the poetry and compositional process behind 'The Hope of Loving,' a new album of his choral music recorded by Craig Hella Johnson's Conspirare.


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 2019-08-28  31m
 
 

New Classical Tracks: Pianist Haochen Zhang offers a fresh take on Tchaikovsky and Prokofiev


This week on New Classical Tracks, Cliburn Competition winner Haochen Zhang shares insights into his new recording of Tchaikovsky's Piano Concerto No. 1 and Prokofiev's Piano Concerto No. 2.


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 2019-08-21  15m
 
 

New Classical Tracks: Prolific 'outsider composer' Rick Sowash finds inspiration in Ohio roots


This week on New Classical Tracks, self-proclaimed 'outsider composer' Rick Sowash shares insights into his latest album, 'Seasonal Breezes: Five Chamber Works,' which features cellist Josh Aerie, the Sylvan Trio and a few other musical friends.


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 2019-08-14  23m
 
 

New Classical Tracks: Bach and Beatles go hand-in-hand in Janoska Ensemble's 'Revolution'


This week on New Classical Tracks, Janoska Ensemble members Julius Darvas and Frantisek Janoska share insights into their group's latest album, 'Revolution,' which features a number of genre-bending works, including new arrangements of Beatles favorites.


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 2019-08-07  26m
 
 

New Classical Tracks: Pianist Anna Shelest honors women composers in 'Donna Voce'


In her latest album 'Donna Voce,' pianist Anna Shelest showcases virtuosic works by Clara Schumann, Fanny Mendelssohn and more.


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 2019-07-31  23m