During this weekly one-hour program, host Jim Svejda reviews a wide variety of classical recordings and highlights renowned classical artists. He provides listeners with guides to the best readily available recordings and creates sketches of the lives of some of the most famous composers and performers of classical music.
Coming up on The Record Shelf:
June 16th: Astonishing live performances from the allegedly dreadful relationship between the Chicago Symphony and Jean Martinon.
June 23rd: A Buyer’s Guide to music by the Strauss Family – a survey of the best of the readily available recordings.