Monday, June 29, 2009
Join us for Mozart in Full Voice, a two-week long festival celebrating Mozart’s affinity for the human voice. Take a look at the complete schedule and listen to 24/7 on-demand streaming of related Evening Music segments. We'll hear selections from the operas, masses, concert arias and hundreds of pieces ...
Wednesday, June 17, 2009
Sunday June 28, 2009 marks the 40th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots around Greenwich Village's Stonewall Inn, the night that galvanized the Gay Rights Movement. To mark the occasion, Evening Music celebrates the significant contributions by gay and lesbian composers to classical and contemporary music. And what contributions! The ...
Friday, June 05, 2009
Thursday, May 28, 2009
The American Music Festival wrapped up with an array of world premiere performances, commissioned especially by WNYC as part of a station-wide New Americans project. From Cuba to Italy and from Argentina to Tibet, music from around the world filled the air and airwaves for a live studio ...
Friday, May 01, 2009
Tuesday, April 28, 2009
|1924||WNYC makes its first official broadcast|
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Thursday, March 19, 2009
The Bang on a Can All-Stars perform 2 world premieres *commissioned by the people*, with special guest Lee Ranaldo.
KATE MOORE | LOK-YIN TANG
LEE RANALDO | ALVIN LUCIER | FRED FRITH
Thursday, March 19, 2009
Tune in for Evening Music’s nine-day BACHanalia, as hosts Terrance McKnight and David Garland celebrate the birth of Johann Sebastian Bach. We’ll be sharing exclusive WNYC broadcasts of the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra New Brandenburg Commissions by composers ...
Thursday, March 05, 2009
Jody Rosen, music critic, Slate.com
1. Bing Crosby and Louis Armstrong, "Gone Fishin'" (1951)
2. Arthur Fields, "Oh! How I Hate to Get Up in the Morning" (1918)
3. Mills Blue Rhythm Band, “Jes' Natch'ully Lazy (I Was Born That Way)” (1936)
4. Alan Jackson featuring Jimmy Buffett, “It's Five ...
Wednesday, February 18, 2009
Tuesday, February 10, 2009
Parsons, a passionate jazz-lover since childhood, presents a program reflecting favorite musicians, many of whom he has enjoyed ...
Monday, February 09, 2009
Allison Krauss and Robert Plant on ...
Friday, January 23, 2009
Thursday, January 22, 2009
Thursday, January 15, 2009
Musical performers scheduled for the ...
Friday, December 19, 2008
WNYC presents a yearly holiday tradition, broadcast live from the chapel of King's College in Cambridge, England. A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols features Biblical readings and music as performed by the 30-voice King's College Choir. This holiday special is produced ...