Sunday Baroque

Sunday Baroque allows you an opportunity each week to explore Baroque and early music (written before 1750). Composers such as Bach, Vivaldi, and Handel were the cornerstones of this era, with masterpieces including the Water Music, Royal Fireworks Music, and the Brandenburg Concertos. Sunday Baroque celebrates the current wealth of recorded repertoire available, with great performances by yesterday's and today's best performers.

This week on Sunday Baroque

Sunday Baroque Listings: September 4, 2016
Hour 1: It’s Labor Day weekend – maybe you have time off for the holiday, and a chance to relax and catch your breath. To make it a little more enjoyable, Sunday Baroque will be featuring a few of the hardest working composers, including 1 of Antonio Vivaldi’s 500 concertos, and 1 of Domenico Scarlatti’s 500 Sonatas. Those are some of the highlights of Sunday Baroque this weekend. Hour 2: Several...
September 4, 2016 on Classical Music

Sunday 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM on Classical WSMR 89.1 and 103.9

Suzanne Bona

Creator and Host of Sunday Baroque
Classical music broadcaster since 1987
Professional, classically trained flutist
Radio aficionado enjoying life sans TV
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This Week on Sunday Baroque

Sunday Baroque Listings: August 14, 2016 (Antonio Vivaldi)
Hour 1: A viola da gamba is, literally, a viol of the leg. It’s a bowed string instrument that’s held between the legs, so it resembles a cello. The earliest instruments were used...
Sunday Baroque Listings: August 7, 2016
Hour 1: Every year, over the first full weekend in August, the town of Twinsburg, Ohio hosts a Twins Day Festival. Twins and triplets and other “multiples” will descend on the town...
Sunday Baroque Listings: July 17, 2016
Hour 1: When someone gives you a nickname you don’t like you can usually shrug it off. But when King Louis the 13th called his court musician Michel Danican by the name “Filidori”...

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