New Classical Tracks with Julie Amacher

Julie Amacher

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

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Bonus Tracks

New Classical Tracks Extra: Lara Downes

So, what does it really mean to be an exile? That's a question pianist Lara Downes tries to answer with her latest recording. Exiles' Café is a collection of 19th and 20th century solo piano works written by composers in...
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New Classical Tracks: Modern Mandolin Quartet - Americana Bonus Content

Not all of the content from an episode of New Classical Tracks makes the audio cut. Here is further information and interviews relating to the new disc, Americana by the Modern Mandolin Quartet. The Modern Mandolin Quartet welcomes this...
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New Classical Tracks: Chilly Gonzales - Solo Piano II Bonus Content

Not all of the content from an episode of New Classical Tracks makes the audio cut. Here is further information and interviews relating to the new disc, Solo Piano II by Chilly Gonzales.
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Recent Episodes

  • Mary Bowden - 'Radiance'New Classical Tracks: The Radiant sound of the trumpet
    Trumpeter Mary Elizabeth Bowden's debut solo recording — entitled ‘Radiance’ — focuses on works by American composers, and features selections that are both accessible yet innovative.May 27, 2015
  • Jonathan Biss, Beethoven Piano Sonatas, Vol. 4New Classical Tracks: Terrifying, restless, witty
    Jonathan Biss is halfway through a nine–year, nine–disc recording project of the entire Beethoven sonata cycle. The most recent is volume four. Learn more about the project — including its educational component — and enter for a chance to win the CD.May 20, 2015
  • Yolanda Kondonassis and Jason Vieaux -TogetherNew Classical Tracks: Harp and Guitar get 'Together'
    Harpist Yolanda Kondonassis and guitarist Jason Vieaux have a new collaborative album that pairs two instruments that aren't often heard and seen together.May 13, 2015
  • Bryan Hymel, 'Heroique'New Classical Tracks: Bryan Hymel, 'Heroique'
    Tenor Bryan Hymel has found his niche in the heroic tenor roles of French opera, which require agility, stamina, lyricism and stellar high notes. For his first recital disc, Hymel soars through 11 of these demanding arias.May 6, 2015
  • Composer Jack GallagherNew Classical Tracks: Jack Gallagher ascending
    JoAnn Falletta and the London Symphony Orchestra recently released their second recording of works by American composer Jack Gallagher. This CD features Gallagher's Symphony No. 2, Ascendant, and another work titled 'Quiet Reflection.'April 29, 2015