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The Moth: Holiday Special

Monday, December 29, 2014

A new holiday special from The Moth featuring Simon Doonan, Mark Redmond, Ophira Eisenberg and Taylor Negron.

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Christmas with Morehouse and Spelman Glee Clubs

Thursday, December 25, 2014

One of the great holiday traditions in America: the choirs of Morehouse and Spelman Colleges get together to present a spine-tingling concert program.

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Holiday Standard Time with Michael Feinstein

Wednesday, December 24, 2014

This holiday celebration features rare tracks from Michael Feinstein’s collection of 20,000 recordings, including performances by Peggy Lee, Rosemary Clooney, and Donny Hathaway.

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Festivo Alt.Latino

Monday, December 22, 2014

NPR Music's Alt.Latino presents the 3rd edition of Festivo Alt.Latino -- a special holiday concert featuring the 20 piece choral ensemble Choral Cantigas.

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A Paul Winter Solstice Concert 2014

Sunday, December 21, 2014

The saxophonist's annual celebration of the year's longest night is a tradition dating back to 1980. This year's program features Brazilian singers Ivan Lins and Renato Braz.

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Tinsel Tales 3

Saturday, December 20, 2014

Christmas is a time of traditions, and over the years, NPR has created a few traditions of its own. In this hour-long special: holiday stories from the NPR broadcast archives.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

The 2014 WNYC Small Business Holiday Shopping Guide

Friday, December 19, 2014

If you own a small business, recommend it to a fellow WNYC fan! We're crowdsourcing a holiday shopping guide by listeners, for listeners. 

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The Takeaway

The Best 5 Versions of 'Silent Night'

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Silent Night has been recorded at least 733 times over the past 36 years. The Takeaway looks at one of the world's favorite Christmas songs.

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Studio 360

Have Yourself a Scary Little Krampus

Tuesday, December 09, 2014

St. Nicholas has long rewarded kids who are nice, but did you know he has a counterpart? Krampus the demon punishes naughty tykes.
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The Sporkful

Skip the Fruitcake - Give a Food Experience

Monday, December 08, 2014

The Sporkful's Dan Pashman helps you play Santa for that special 'Eater' in your life.
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The Takeaway

How Much Did You Pay For Your Christmas Tree?

Wednesday, December 03, 2014

It's the most wonderful time of the year for Christmas tree farmers. How much do you spend on a Christmas tree? Fill out our survey here.

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Q2 Music Advent Calendar

'In Christmas'

Monday, December 01, 2014

Download In Christmas, based off Terry Riley's In C, as part of Q2 Music's 2014 Advent Calendar.

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The Takeaway

Today's Takeaways: A Thanksgiving Day Special

Thursday, November 27, 2014

Happy Thanksgiving from The Takeaway! This episode are just a few of our staff favorites from the past year.

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The Takeaway

The Sporkful's Tips for Cooking Thanksgiving

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

WNYC's Dan Pashman gives his tips on how to make and save a great Thanksgiving dinner. One secret? Don't try to do everything and pour yourself a nice drink.

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The Takeaway

The Takeaway Weekender: Tips For Hosting, Cooking & Eating Thanksgiving

Saturday, November 22, 2014

Welcome to The Takeaway weekender!

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The Takeaway

Celebrating Indigenous People Instead of Columbus

Monday, October 13, 2014

This year, Minneapolis is celebrating Indigenous Peoples Day instead of Columbus Day for the first time. 

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Listen to Lucy

Branson's big holiday offer

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Branson's big holiday offer

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The Takeaway

Not Your Bubbe's Cooking: Rethinking Rosh Hashanah Recipes

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Tonight, millions of families will gather around tables for the second night of Rosh Hashanah. It may be a centuries-old celebration, but we're looking for some new recipes to try.

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Radio Diaries

#18: Strange Fruit – Voices of a Lynching

Monday, August 25, 2014

An eerie photograph, a famous song, and the man who lived to tell the story.

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The Takeaway

Listeners Respond: Ramadan Reflections

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Through 30 days of fasting, from sunrise to sunset, Muslims are encouraged to spend time in prayer and reflection. As Muslims around the world celebrate the end of Ramadanwe bring you these voices of reflection from around the country.

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