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Join Big Car staff artist, Elliot Thornton, for an exploration of classical instrumentation, composers, performers, and the history of the musical threads that bind us all across space and time.

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Original air date: January 2, 2019 on 99.1 WQRT-LP Indianapolis

It's all about Classical guitarists this week, with Andreas Segovia, Heike Mathiesen, Ana Vidovic, William Kanengiser, and more.

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Original air date: December 26, 2018 on 99.1 WQRT-LP Indianapolis

A circle of raga music by John Mayer, composer of fusions of Hindustani and Western classical forms from the 1950s to 2000s; Ukrainian Borys Lyotoshynsky's Piano Trio No 1 written in 1922; Volga Boatmen, a 100+ y.o. Russian Folk Song; and even some Andrew Bird, from the I Want to See Pulaski at Night album.

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Original air date: December 19, 2018 on 99.1 WQRT-LP Indianapolis

Brigitte Engerer, Leo Kottke, the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra of Amsterdam, and more.

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Original air date: December 12, 2018 on 99.1 WQRT-LP Indianapolis

Russian-American violinist, Jascha Heifetz; Uruguayan composer, Fabini; British cellist Jacqueline du Pré, Indiana native totalist composer, Lois V Vierk, and more.