Scott O'Neil on Beethoven's Fifth Symphony. Beethoven's sense of integrity didn't simply guide him as a artist. It became part of his musical signature -- and you can hear it in his work.
Scott O'Neil on Beethoven's Fifth Symphony. When the hand of fate knocks, Beethoven answers with defiance that would make Winston Churchill proud.
Scott O'Neil on Wagner's "Tristan and Isolde." With one unusual chord, Wagner captured the yearning of forbidden love -- and paved the way for composers like Debussy and Stravinsky.
Clarinetist Ellen Considine plays the Concertino in E flat by Carl Maria von Weber. Recorded live in the CPR Performance Studio June 2, 2016.