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Diana Ross

Diana Ross

About Diana

Diana Ross is not the famous Supremes singer, but she does have big hair. Working in both Membership and Operations departments, she does a little bit of everything, including administering this website. You can contact her at dross@bccc.edu.

Feb. 07 2016

2016 Winter Drive Recap

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What a FANTASTIC drive! Thanks to each one of you who called in a pledge, we had an AMAZINGLY SUCCESSFUL drive! Goal for the total drive: $88,500 total made: $116,415 Total number of pledges: 936 New members: 262 75 online pledges made up $7,710 Over the next several weeks, the membership department will be hard […]

Jan. 25 2016

Live from the WBJC studios #Snowzilla2016

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Reed, Mark and I are hunkered down and bringing you the best of classical music all blizzard long! How are you holding up? 4pm update: What cars? Sunday morning:

Jan. 13 2016

STREAMING IS BACK UP

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UPDATE: Streaming is fixed!   It’s not you, it’s us. WBJC streaming is down. We’re working on the issue and hope to be back up shortly!

Dec. 17 2015

Today’s Google Doodle celebrates Beethoven

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Today’s Google Doodle celebrates Beethoven’s 245th year with a cute interactive music game. Help Beethoven arrange his masterpieces in today’s #GoogleDoodle https://g.co/doodle/xh7puy

Dec. 12 2015

01/01/16 – New Year’s Day from Vienna – 11am

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New Year’s Concert The Vienna Philharmonic New Year’s Concert takes place under the baton of Mariss Jansons on January 1, 2016, in the Golden Hall of the Musikverein in Vienna. Mariss Jansons, whose musical collaboration with the Vienna Philharmonic goes back to 1992, conducts the New Year’s Concert for the third time, after 2006 and […]

Dec. 12 2015

12/23/15 – Welcome Christmas! – 10 pm

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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. This year, we’ll hear the world premiere of a new work by Alan Bullard. Playlist A Light in the Stable — Alan Bullard I know of a lovely […]

Dec. 12 2015

12/22/15 – Light and Gold: The Music of Eric Whitacre – 10 pm

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Eric Whitacre is the most popular choral composer today, and his works are beloved by choirs throughout the world. In this one-hour programs, he introduces the music with co-host Brian Newhouse and describes the often-colorful backstory of how each piece came to be. Playlist Whitacre: Little Tree – Brigham Young University Singers, Ronald Staheli, cond. […]

Dec. 12 2015

12/24/15 – St. Olaf Christmas Festival – 11pm

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The St. Olaf Christmas Festival is a concert performance that has become one of the nation’s most cherished holiday celebrations. Tickets to the event – which takes place at St. Olaf College in Northfield, MN – are always gone months in advance. Started in 1912 by F. Melius Christiansen, founder of the St. Olaf College […]

Dec. 12 2015

12/18/15 – Caroling with The Singers – 11pm

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This magical season rings with music and song like none other. Over the past month, public radio listeners from around the country have gone to YourClassical.org to vote for their favorite Christmas carols. The results are in, and with them, we’d like to invite you to a nationwide caroling sing-along — whether you’re solo, or […]

Dec. 05 2015

12/24/15 – A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols – 10am

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With rebroadcast on Christmas Day at NOON 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 and an encore broadcast […]

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