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New Sounds

Choral Properties

Sunday, June 22, 2014

For this New Sounds, hear choral music from a new recording of a score by Canadian composer Matthew Patton for the film “Tales From Gimli Hospital,” a film by Guy Maddin.  Patton has worked with world-class choreographers (the likes of Paul Taylor for a production called "Speaking in Tongues"), collaborated with with Icelandic musicians (members of múm and amiina) for a 2011 cinema-musical event of the film, and worked with filmmaker Guy Maddin on multiple occasions and in multiple projects.

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New Sounds

Choral Works With Strings

Sunday, June 08, 2014

This New Sounds brings choral works with instrumental accompaniment, featuring music by Michael Gandolfi, Aulis Sallinen and Phil Kline all with string quartet.  Plus, music by Richard Einhorn, Philip Glass, and recent Grammy-winner, Eric Whitacre.  And more.

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Together In Song

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Sunday, July 14, 2013

Can you mouth a minuet, sing a sonata or croon a concerto? This week's program features instrumental music transformed into radiant pieces for choir.

Together In Song

Amazing Grace

Sunday, June 23, 2013

This week Together in Song explores choral expressions of spiritual gratitude and wonder, from Bach’s Magnificat to a beautiful setting of "Amazing Grace" from a composer best known for his work with Mannheim Steamroller.

New Sounds

Choral Properties

Tuesday, June 11, 2013

For this New Sounds, hear choral music from a new recording of a score by Canadian composer Matthew Patton for the film “Tales From Gimli Hospital,” a film by Guy Maddin.  Patton has worked with world-class choreographers (the likes of Paul Taylor for a production called "Speaking in Tongues"), collaborated with with Icelandic musicians (members of múm and amiina) for a 2011 cinema-musical event of the film, and worked with filmmaker Guy Maddin on multiple occasions and in multiple projects.

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Together In Song

Let the Children Sing

Sunday, June 09, 2013

Host Anthony Trecek-King shares the work of some of his favorite youth-oriented choirs and composers, from Mozart to Tod Machover.

New Sounds

Choral Works With Strings

Tuesday, May 28, 2013

This New Sounds brings choral works with instrumental accompaniment, featuring music by Michael Gandolfi, Aulis Sallinen and Phil Kline all with string quartet.  Plus, music by Richard Einhorn, Philip Glass, and recent Grammy-winner, Eric Whitacre.  And more.

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The Choral Mix with Kent Tritle

Survey of New Releases

Sunday, April 21, 2013

Today, Kent Tritle takes stock of new releases in the choral arts. Tune in for works of Alma Mahler, Purcell and Rachmaninoff, performed by groups from Australia, Belgium and Germany.

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The Choral Mix with Kent Tritle

A Mix of Female Choral Composers

Sunday, March 03, 2013

Today on The Choral Mix, a Ghost Story set to music, works of British suffragette and pioneering composer, Dame Ethel Smyth, and American Grammy award winning composer Libby Larsen.

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Pipedreams

Chorale Preludes

Monday, January 21, 2013

Across many generations, songs of faith have provided composers with familiar themes to embellish.

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The Choral Mix with Kent Tritle

O Magnum Mysterium

Sunday, December 23, 2012

On this edition of The Choral Mix, we celebrate Christmas with a comprehensive look at the ways composers have portrayed the nativity, from Palestrina to Lauridsen.

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The Choral Mix with Kent Tritle

Christmas in New York

Sunday, December 16, 2012

On this edition of The Choral Mix, we celebrate Christmas from New York with choral music from several of the city's finest vocal ensembles.

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The Choral Mix with Kent Tritle

Handel’s Judas Maccabaeus

Sunday, December 09, 2012

Handel, a master at oratorio, conducted this work more than 40 times. It was a marvelous success in its day specifically because of its favorable depiction of Judas Maccabeus, son of a Jewish priest.

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New Sounds

Choral Properties

Tuesday, February 28, 2012

For this New Sounds, hear choral music from a new recording of a score by Canadian composer Matthew Patton for the film “Tales From Gimli Hospital,” a film by Guy Maddin.  Patton has worked with world-class choreographers (the likes of Paul Taylor for a production called "Speaking in Tongues"), collaborated with with Icelandic musicians (members of múm and amiina) for a 2011 cinema-musical event of the film, and worked with filmmaker Guy Maddin on multiple occasions and in multiple projects.

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New Sounds

Choral Works With Strings

Wednesday, February 15, 2012

This New Sounds brings choral works with instrumental accompaniment, featuring music by Michael Gandolfi, Aulis Sallinen and Phil Kline all with string quartet.  Plus, music by Richard Einhorn, Philip Glass, and recent Grammy-winner, Eric Whitacre.  And more.

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