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Disco Beethoven.
Chris Sharron
Disco Beethoven.

Updated March 16, 2023 at 10:31 AM ET

Updated March 16, 2023: This week a fresh spring batch of new releases, including tracks from Yuja Wang, Steve Reich and George Walker, plus ambient meditations from trombonist Kalia Vandever and cellist Gaspar Claus.

Need a deep discovery experience? Try 1000 years of music in this playlist from NPR Classical's Tom Huizenga, which explores everything from new releases to old favorites, and classics from the dawn of the recording era. Our mantra: Bach, Beethoven, before and beyond.

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Tom Huizenga is a producer for NPR Music. He contributes a wide range of stories about classical music to NPR's news programs and is the classical music reviewer for All Things Considered. He appears regularly on NPR Music podcasts and founded NPR's classical music blog Deceptive Cadence in 2010.