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In the Studio with Jason Vieaux

Jason Vieaux

His name appears alongside Usher, Rosanne Cash, and Beyoncé on NPR’s list of “50 Favorite Songs of 2014 (so far).” Jason Vieaux is definitely a man of the 21st century. He tweets, he’s on iTunes, and though he makes appearances all over the world, manages a full teaching schedule online.

Vieaux’s answer to a culture obsessed with playlists

Coming to Ravinia, WFMT

Alain Lefevre

Whet your appetite for an evening at Ravinia by listening to WFMT. Thursday at 3:00 pm, Kerry Frumkin hosts music and conversation with Canadian pianist Alain Lefèvre. Lefèvre is in town to play a recital at Ravinia, which will be preceded by a a film screening of “The Lady in Number 6”

Murphy Elementary School’s Ode to Bach

Here, singing their own words to Bach’s Sleeper’s Awake, are the students from the second grade class of Murphy Elementary School in Chicago. They composed their interpretation with the guidance more…

Bach Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248

At 3pm on December 22, WFMT will play Part 3 of the Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 by Bach. Nikolaus Harnoncourt leads the Vienna Concentus Musicus, the Arnold Schoenberg Choir, and more…

Violin Partita #2 in d minor, BWV 1004 by Bach

In the 3 o’clock hour today. WFMT broadcasts Christoph Poppen’s rendition of the Chaconne movement from the Violin Partita #2 in d minor, BWV 1004 by Bach. Here is another more…