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New Sounds

Mid-Sized Ensembles

Monday, December 29, 2014

Listen to music from mid-sized ensembles on this New Sounds. There’s music from Daniel Wohl and TRANSIT from his record, “Corps Exquis,” as a sextet, involving electronics, & more.

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The McGraw Hill Financial Young Artists Showcase

Encore: Studio Session with WindSync

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Tonight at 9 pm, the quintet WindSync aims to "channel the boy band mentality," as they explain on this encore episode of the Showcase.

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From the WQXR Archives

Great Quintets in Opera

Sunday, January 05, 2014

Tonight at 11 pm: An episode of The Vocal Scene from 2000, in which George Jellinek explores the rich blend of quintets in operas from Mozart to Barber.

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Soundcheck

Watch: Poliça, In The Studio

Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Watch the Minneapolis electro R&B group Polica play songs from Shulamith in the Soundcheck studio.

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New Sounds

Mid-Sized Ensembles

Thursday, September 05, 2013

Listen to music from mid-sized ensembles on this New Sounds program.  There’s music from Daniel Wohl and members of TRANSIT from his record, “Corps Exquis,” as a sextet, involving electronics.  Then listen to the Bar Kokhba Sextet playing music by John Zorn, from Book of Angels; the volume is titled “Lucifer.” The record is one of many in the 2nd part of his large “Masada” collection of pieces, all performed by other artists and ensembles.

 

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