Posts Tagged ‘2011 holiday’

Dec. 15 2011

01/01/12 New Year’s Day from Vienna 11am

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Latvian conductor Mariss Jansons makes his much anticipated second appearance at the helm of the Vienna Philharmonic for their 2012 New Year’s Concert. This concert series is so insanely popular, the Vienna Phil holds a lottery for ticket sales a year in advance! Don’t worry, you won’t have to go any further than WBJC to […]

Nov. 20 2011

12/25/11 MUSIC OF THE BAROQUE BRASS & CHORAL HOLIDAY CONCERT 3:00 PM- 5:00 PM

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Listen to WBJC for music of the 16th and 17th centuries by composers such as Michael Praetorius, Johann Vierdanck, Heinrich Schütz, Giovanni Gabrieli, Claudio Monteverdi and Giovanni Bassano, among others. From its earliest years, Music of the Baroque has drawn audiences from across the Chicago metropolitan area, performing in the intimate settings of neighborhood churches […]

Nov. 20 2011

12/25/11 Christmas with Baltimore Choral Arts 2:00 PM

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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 Baltimore Basilica for this popular and often sold out concert. The Full Chorus and Orchestra will perform classical holiday favorites and more! Related posts: 12/19/11 Echoes […]

Nov. 20 2011

12/25/11 A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols (rebroadcast) 12:00 PM- 1:30 PM

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What is more popular than the live radio broadcast of A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols? The rebroadcast of A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols! Listen to WBJC Christmas Day for the popular and highly anticipated performance by the 30-voice King’s College Choir of Biblical readings and music from the chapel of King’s […]

Nov. 18 2011

12/24/11 A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols 10:00 AM- 11:30 AM

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WBJC invites you to Enjoy this highly anticipated live stereo music and spoken-word broadcast of A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols, the Christmas Eve service held in King’s College Chapel. The Festival was introduced in 1918 to bring a more imaginative approach to worship. It was first broadcast in 1928 and is now broadcast […]

Nov. 18 2011

12/23/11 St. Olaf Christmas Festival 9:00 PM- 11:00 PM

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St. Olaf Christmas Festival is A service in song and word that has become one of the nation’s most cherished holiday celebrations, and you can hear it on WBJC! Tickets to the event, which takes place at St. Olaf College in Northfield, Minnesota, are always gone months in advance. The festival includes hymns, carols, choral […]

Nov. 18 2011

12/22/11 Leroy Anderson Christmas 10:00 PM- 11:00 PM

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WBJC presents music of classic Christmas arrangements and original music by Leroy Anderson. Hosted by conductor Leonard Slatkin and the composer’s son Kurt Anderson, the program 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. Also, Leroy Anderson talks about […]

Nov. 18 2011

12/21/11 A Chanticleer Christmas 10:00 PM -11:00 PM

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A Chanticleer Christmas on WBJC is 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 and contemporary carols. Related posts: 12/23/11 St. Olaf Christmas Festival 9:00 […]

Nov. 18 2011

12/20/11 Welcome Christmas 10:00 PM- 11:00 PM

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This year’s VocalEssence Welcome Christmas! concert on WBJC celebrates the holidays with the warmth of traditional carols and the exhilaration of new songs for the season. The concert features a garland of carols from Sweden, and the world premiere of this year’s Welcome Christmas! Carol Contest-winning carols, composed for chorus and bell choir. Other carols […]

Nov. 18 2011

12/19/11 Echoes of Christmas 10:00 PM-11:00 PM

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WBJC invites you to listen for moving selections of choral classics celebrating Christmas. The Dale Warland Singers provided magical performances to listeners across the country for over 30 years and were acclaimed as America’s premiere choir. Their signature holiday concert—beloved by public radio listeners nationwide—was the annual Echoes of Christmas program. Drawing upon the archive […]

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