The Record Shelf
with Jim Svejda
Let host Jim Svejda guide you through the best classical recordings on "The Record Shelf." Each week he reviews classical recordings with a passion and insight only he can provide. You’ll gain a deeper appreciation of classical music as you absorb his irreverent, selective and highly opinionated views of classical CDs.
Record Shelf 6/5:The latest installment of The Record Shelf Record Reviews -- featuring critical reactions to the latest compact discs.
Record Shelf 6/12: In the first of two programs, a celebration of violinist Yehudi Menuhin's 100th birthday with recently issued, previously unavailable recordings.
Record Shelf 6/19: In the second of two programs celebrating the violinist's centenary, rare and recently published recordings by Yehudi Menuhin.
Record Shelf 6/26: A conversation with the Russian conductor Vasily Petrenko.
Record Shelf 7/3: "Vaughan Williams' Vaughan Williams"--the great English composer conducts his own music.
Record Shelf 7/10: THE BEST OF THE RECORD SHELF: A second airing of that study of the controversial, brilliantly gifted American bass, actor, and activist, Paul Robeson.
Record Shelf 7/17: A Buyer's Guide to the English Concerto--as survey of the best of the readily available recordings.
Record Shelf 7/24: A conversation with the American conductor David Alan Miller.