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Airs Monday, December 11, 2017, at 1 p.m. Join us as the critically acclaimed Baroque Orchestra from Cleveland presents this Bach Masterpiece. This performance features Jeanette Sorrell leading the Apollos Fire Orchestra and Singers, starring tenor Nicholas Phan as the Evangelist; baritone Jesse Blumberg as Jesus; Baritone Jeffrey Strauss as Pilate; with soprano Amanda Forsythe; countertenor Terry Wrey; and baritone Christian Immler.

Airs Wednesday, November 22, at 1 p.m. Music holds a special meaning. Sometimes it marks a momentous time in one’s life, or recalls a deep-seated emotion that stirs us to our core. And sometimes it changes our lives in a profound way. In the 2017 edition of Giving Thanks to Music, five especially distinguished creative figures have been invited to choose a favorite composition that illustrates the profound value that classical music has had for them in their lives.

Airs Monday, September 4, 2017, at 1 p.m. The San Francisco Symphony continues its season of broadcast concerts this week when mezzo-soprano Sasha Cooke joins maestro Michael Tilson Thomas for Das Lied von der Erde by Gustav Mahler along with Bach's Orchestra Suite No. 2 and Schubert's Symphony in B minor, D.759, Unfinished.

Airs Monday, May 1, 2017, at 1 p.m. This week on Carnegie Hall Live violinist Viktoria Mullova will join Ottavio Dantone who conducts the Accademia Bizantina from the Harpsichord in an all Bach program featuring Bach's Concerto for Violin and Orchestra in A Minor; the Concerto for Oboe, Violin, and Continuo in C Minor; the Harpsichord Concerto No. 2 in E Major; and Bach's Concerto for Violin and Orchestra in E Major will close the concert.

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Airs Friday, May 13, at 12 noon. This week on Carnegie Hall Live the Bach Collegium Japan takes the stage with music by Vivaldi, Bach, and Handel. Masaaki Suzuki conducts from the Harpsichord with soprano Joanne Lunn featured in two Bah Cantatas. Jeff Spurgeon and John Schaefer will host with special guest John Hockenberry.

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