Vox Vocal Ensemble from the Guggenheim

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Thursday, December 25, 2008

Airs December 25 at 8PM on 93.9
As part of Works & Process at the Guggenheim, George Steel conducts the Vox Vocal Ensemble and the Graham Ashton Brass Ensemble in the renowned museum's rotunda. Hosted by Terrance McKnight, the program features 16th and 17th century holiday works, as well as a premiere by composer Nico Muhly.

Comments [3]

Jessica Friedman from New York City

I heard one o fthe most beautiful choral pieces I have ever heard on December 25th between about 9:25 and 9:45 PM. (I came in in the middle.) I think the announcer called it something like "koalihu" (phonetic), although that may have referred to an earlier piece. Please tell me what it was, who wrote it, and where I can get a recording of that performance or another performance.

Dec. 27 2008 05:50 PM
Cynthia from Manhattan

OK. It's not Christmas anymore.

Change? 1)That I can find David's blog in less than 20 minutes, and 2)more klezmer or Balkan brass or something to help me through all these dishes I have to wash by hand or I'll have to switch to a Latino station. To get me through the dishes.

Dec. 26 2008 09:58 PM
Richard Schepper from Jamaica, New york

I heard a beautiful choral piece at approximately 9:40 P.M. Christmas eve.
I did not get the name but I do know it was by an english ensamble. could you tell me the name of the Hym (it had 3 amens)and the CD it was from. Thank you so much

Dec. 25 2008 10:20 PM

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