Bassoonist Martin Kuuskmann plays the first of Robert Schumann's three "Fantasy Pieces," written in 1849. Recorded Sept. 12, 2016, in the CPR Performance Studio.
The Anderson & Roe Piano Duo play Ballet from Gluck's "Orpheus and Eurydice" in the CPR Performance Studio. Recorded Oct. 6, 2016.
Video: Scott O'Neil on Bach's Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring: Stunning Simplicity, Brilliant Decorations
Scott O'Neil on J.S. Bach's "Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring." How a great composer can take a basic melody and bring it to life with a few clever additions.. View more Classical Chats.
Pianist Susan Grace plays Carlton Gamer's "Three Pieces From the Gardens of the West" at CPR Classical. Recorded Aug. 19, 2016, in the CPR Performance Studio.
Flutist Brook Ferguson plays Giulio Briccialdi's "Carnival of Venice" at CPR Classical with pianist Joshua Sawicki. Recorded Aug. 19, 2016 in the CPR Performance Studio.
Scott O'Neil on Beethoven's Fifth Symphony. In a massive piece that captured the spirit of revolution, a lone oboe makes an important statement. View more Classical Chats.
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. View more Classical Chats.
Scott O'Neil on Beethoven's Fifth Symphony. When the hand of fate knocks, Beethoven answers with defiance that would make Winston Churchill proud. View more Classical Chats.
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. View more Classical Chats.