Archive for December 1st, 2013

Dec. 01 2013

01/01/14 – New Year’s Day From Vienna – 11AM

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New Year’s Concert 2014 The Vienna Philharmonic has invited Daniel Barenboim to conduct the New Year’s Concert 2014. This is in recognition of the orchestra’s 25 years of musical collaboration with the General Music Director of the State Opera Unter den Linden in Berlin, who conducted his first Vienna Philharmonic New Year’s Concert in 2009, […]

Dec. 01 2013

12/25/13 – Music of the Baroque: Brass and Choral Holiday Concert – 11pm

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Music of the Baroque Holy Week Special Music of the Baroque and WBJC are pleased to offer a Holy Week special: Bach’s Mass in B Minor conducted by Jane Glover. This program will be 2 hours long! Music of the Baroque was founded in Hyde Park, Illinois, 36 years ago by Conductor Laureate Thomas S. […]

Dec. 01 2013

12/25/13 – Christmas with Baltimore Choral Arts – 2pm

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  Get into the Christmas spirit with WBJC’s special broadcast of this year’s Christmas with Baltimore Choral Arts Concert. Tom Hall and Choral Arts ring in the Holidays from the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen for this popular and often sold out concert. The Full Chorus and Orchestra will perform classical holiday favorites and more! […]

Dec. 01 2013

12/01/13 – Toccata Rundown

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6:00 PM Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart       Marriage of Figaro: Overture  K   492   DRC        1 SOLO Welte Pneumatic Orchestrion ______________________________________________________________________ 6:07 PM Gaspard Le Roux               Suite for 2 harpsichords No.  3 in a    Harm Mundi 190399 SOLO William Christie, harpsichord SOLO Arthur Haas, harpsichord ______________________________________________________________________ 6:23 PM Leonard Bernstein             Symphony No.  2 (“The Age of Anxiety”) (CBS/Sony   […]

Dec. 01 2013

12/24/13 – St. Olaf Christmas Festival – 9pm

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The St. Olaf Christmas Festival is one of the oldest musical celebrations of Christmas in the United States. Started in 1912 by F. Melius Christiansen, founder of the St. Olaf College Music Department, the festival features more than 500 student musicians who are members of five choirs and the St. Olaf Orchestra. Participating choral ensembles […]

Dec. 01 2013

12/24/13 – A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols – 10am

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With rebroadcast on Christmas Day at NOON Hosted by Michael Barone, this is a live stereo music and spoken-word broadcast from the chapel of King’s College in Cambridge, England. The 30-voice King’s College Choir performs the legendary Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols service of Biblical readings and music at 10 a.m. on Dec. 24th […]

Dec. 01 2013

12/23/13 – Leroy Anderson Christmas – 10pm

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This one hour program contains 80% music of classic Christmas arrangements and original music by Leroy Anderson. It is hosted by conductor Leonard Slatkin and the composer’s son Kurt Anderson, and features recorded performances of Leroy Anderson’s Christmas Music with Leonard Slatkin conducting the BBC Concert Orchestra, and Leroy Anderson conducting his “Pops” Concert Orchestra. […]

Dec. 01 2013

12/20/13 – A Chanticleer Christmas – 10pm

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A celebration of the season as told through the glorious voices of Chanticleer, the 12-voice San Francisco-based men’s choir. The program spans the globe and the centuries — from England in the 1300s to new arrangements of classic contemporary carols. Click here to download the Holiday Concert Program!  Called “the world’s reigning male chorus” by […]

Dec. 01 2013

12/19/13 – Welcome Christmas – 10pm

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A perennial broadcast favorite featuring the Minneapolis-based ensemble, VocalEssence. Recognized internationally as one of America’s premier choral arts organizations, VocalEssence is led by the visionary Philip Brunelle. Welcome Christmas Latin-style with the music of legendary jazz musician Dave Brubeck and his charming Christmas cantata La Fiesta de la Posada. Brubeck, who grew up on a cattle […]

Dec. 01 2013

12/18/13 – Valparaiso University Christmas Concert – 10pm

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VALPARAISO UNIVERSITY CHRISTMAS CONCERT The Valparaiso University invites you, once again, to their Christmas Concert, “A Carol Festival”.  This concert features over 200 musicians in spectacular Christmas celebration, and will include the Valparaiso University Chorale, Women’s Choir, Men’s Choir, Symphony Orchestra and Chamber Concert Band. Some of the music to be performed includes portions of […]

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