The Open Ears Project

Hosted by Clemency Burton-Hill

Because music is the thing that walks us through our lives.

  • 5. On Finding Joy

    Sep 14, 2019
    Podcaster Aminatou Sow talks about how the cheerful defiance of Florence Price’s Juba Dance helped her through a life-changing moment.
  • 4. On Being Home

    Sep 13, 2019
    Guitarist Milos Karadaglic explores his deep connection to the longing for home expressed in Francisco Tarrega's Lagrima.
  • 3. On Making Grandma Proud

    Sep 12, 2019
    Yoga teacher Connie Viglietti shares memories of Schubert's "Ave Maria" and how it connects her to her beloved grandmother.
  • 2. On Conquering Fear

    Sep 11, 2019
    New York City firefighter Rob Vogt talks about how Wagner's "Ride of the Valkyries" helped him cope in the aftermath of 9/11.
  • 1. On Resetting Your Day

    Sep 10, 2019
    Actor Alec Baldwin talks about how Aram Khachaturian's Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia revives and energizes him.
  • Introducing: The Open Ears Project

    Aug 21, 2019
    Part mixtape, part love-letter. Real people tell us a story every day about the classical track that means the most to them.