Scary Choral Music for Halloween

Sunday, October 27, 2013

This week the Choral Mix goes trick-or-treating for scary Halloween goodies including frightening music by Handel, Mendelssohn, Rachmaninoff and Ligeti. Listen with the lights on!

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Paris Between the Wars

Sunday, October 20, 2013

On this week’s program, Kent Tritle presents a musical tour of Paris between the wars. We hear music from Arthur Honegger and Francis Poulenc, two of the artists of “Les Six.”

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Viva Verdi

Sunday, October 13, 2013

lthough Verdi’s composing career was firmly rooted in the opera house, it began and ended with sacred music: an early setting of the Latin Mass and four sacred pieces.

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Mendelssohn's Choral Legacy

Sunday, October 06, 2013

The Choral Mix returns with some of Felix Mendelssohn’s finest choral music. Host Kent Tritle explores the influence of J.S. Bach on Mendelssohn and compares how the two dealt with setting the Magnificat.

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