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Archive for the 'Holiday Special' Category

Episode 38: Tchaikovsky and the Nutcracker Suite (Holiday Special)

Sunday, December 24th, 2017 Romantic, holiday, Russian, Holiday Special, Suite | Comments

We have an early Christmas present for you, our dear listeners: a holiday special about everyone's go-to classical holiday music, The Nutcracker! We hope everyone has a happy holiday season. We're going to take a little break ourselves and will return to you on January 14, 2018.

Episode 25: The Marches of Sousa (4th of July Holiday Special)

Sunday, July 2nd, 2017 March, Turn of the Century, Band, American, Holiday Special | Comments

You'll need some good walking shoes this week as we march into the history of John Philip Sousa! It's a spectacular display of patriotic spirit to help celebrate the 4th of July weekend.

Episode 24: The Bach Family (Father’s Day Special)

Sunday, June 18th, 2017 classical, Baroque, Holiday Special, Family | Comments

*This episode is being updated and is temporarily unavailable!*

A happy Father's Day to all our listeners out there! We have a holiday special of sorts today featuring a bunch of Bachs! You didn't know there was more than one? Well, there are actually more than 70! Listen to this episode for a deeper look into the lives of 4 members of this musical dynasty. 

*EDIT* This piece missed getting in the credits: The Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F, Mvt I. Allegro was performed by Henryk Szeryng, Sir Neville Marriner, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Michala Petri, Heinz Holliger & André Bernard.