Classical Pacific, December 17, 2019: Best of 2019

Cover Detail: Caroline Shaw/Attacca Quartet, Orange

  Today, some of the best classical music recordings of 2019, according to music critics from across the country. You'll hear music of Dvorak, Thorvaldsdottir, Schumann, Du Yun, Shaw, Clarke, Marsalis and others. 

Classical Pacific presents classical music from pre-Renaissance to the current day, locally curated by Louise King Lanzilotti from a Pacific perspective. The program is live weekdays from 3-6pm Hawaiian Standard time, and streams live on and on the free mobile app HPR.  

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Listen on the radio or join listeners around the world who stream HPR2 in one of two ways:

1. Go to Click on Programs, then HPR-2 Schedule, then find today's Classical Pacific link at 3pm. Information on each album will be displayed as the music plays, often with the cover of the album showing, too.  Or - 

2. Go to the HPR App on your smart phone (you can download it for free, if you don't already have it). Choose HPR2. As the program plays, you'll see the information on each album, just as you do on the website.