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Latest Ether Game

May 19, 2020


The Grand Tour

Start in Dover and end in Flanders with the Ether Game Brain Trust as we follow an age-old itinerary across Europe.


Ethercast: How Hard is it to Write a Symphony?

Most composers haven't written that many of them. Is that because they are harder to write than your average piece?

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Ethercast: Our Top Five Shows of 2019


Join the Ether Game Brain Trust for a look back at our favorite podcast moments in 2019

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Ethercast: Classical Comforts


In celebration of the Christmas spirit, the Ether Game Brain Trust looks back at our Hygge themed Ether Game and presents an extra round of quizzing!

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Why Don't Classical Musicians Improvise?

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Join the Ether Game Brain Trust in exploring the history of improvisation in classical music and its departure from the tradition.

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The Ether Game Brain Trust's Top Five Musical Mix-ups

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Just because a composer's name is written on the music doesn't mean they wrote it! Explore five moments when history got it wrong.

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Why Should You Listen to Saint-Saëns' Organ Symphony?


Find out how the theme of Camille Saint-Saëns' 3rd Symphony endured for a century

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The Ether Game Brain Trust's Top 5 Classical Music Duels

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This week the Brain Trust picks 5 epic duels in classical music

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What is the Most Famous Piece of Classical Music?

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What piece is the top dog in classical music? We try to figure it out on this week's Ethercast

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The Lady with the Lamp

Celebrate the 200th birthday of the founder of modern nursing, Florence Nightingale, with our medicinal playlist

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Mole Poblano

Ether Game celebrates Cinco de Mayo!

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Worker Bee: Drones in Classical Music

Buzz Buzz Buzz. How long can you hold a single note? We explore the answer on Ether Game

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The Middle Kingdom

Ether Game hears the big news from Beijing, exploring classical music and China

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Polyglot Performers

We search our phrase books for just the right words with a show that explores multilingual music.

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Rhyme and Rhythm

It’s National Poetry week, so here’s a treat. An Ether Game playlist to beat,, all about poetry in classical music

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Back to Bach

The man with the powdered wig and the giant musical family turned 335 this Tuesday. We celebrate Johann Sebastian Bach's birthday with a show about his influence on classical music.

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James, Jim, and Jimmy

It's time to drop the formalities as we look at famous nicknames in classical music.

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