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The Fine Arts Society of Indianapolis

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The mission of the Fine Arts Society is to inspire passion for classical music across central Indiana through broadcast programming and education outreach.

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Caption: Amanda Ratliff
Supposedly someone asked Franz Josef Haydn why the Dona nobis pacem of his “Nelson” Mass was so exhilarating, and not the expected peaceful atmosph...

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  • Added: Sep 08, 2009
  • Length: 27:38
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Caption: Amanda Ratliff
In this program we explore legends kept alive by historic recordings and the performers’ unmatched contributions to the musical world.

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  • Added: Aug 28, 2009
  • Length: 28:52
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Caption: Amanda Ratliff
This week we study great legends of the past—legendary performers, legendary recordings.

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  • Added: Aug 24, 2009
  • Length: 28:10
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In today’s program we study musical works that have received a "Change of Clothes."

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  • Added: Aug 14, 2009
  • Length: 28:38
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Caption: Amanda Ratliff
Every dedicated listener surely has favorite Chopin performances.

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  • Added: Aug 07, 2009
  • Length: 26:41
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Featuring programmatic music of Richard Strauss (selections from Don Quixote); Liszt (an excerpt of Vallée d’Obermann from the Swiss book “Years of...

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  • Added: Jul 31, 2009
  • Length: 27:07
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This week we consider the influence of astrology and mythology on music.

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  • Added: Jul 24, 2009
  • Length: 26:29
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Caption: Amanda Ratliff
The great lyricist Sammy Cahn once wrote the famous “Call me irresponsible” for a 1963 film. We all know the words sung by Frank Sinatra: “call me ...

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  • Added: Jul 16, 2009
  • Length: 27:18
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Caption: Amanda Ratliff
Memorable moments in opera include great duets by peerless partners.

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  • Added: Jul 16, 2009
  • Length: 26:53
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Caption: Amanda Ratliff
Many times in the arts, in literature, in any discipline, a turning point in a story hinges on one decision, on one unfolding, on one change of dir...

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  • Added: Jul 02, 2009
  • Length: 28:36
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In today’s program we play “Follow the Leader” and listen to pieces in which one instrument imitates another.

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  • Added: Jun 29, 2009
  • Length: 25:54
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We have music inspired by masterful verse, music inspired by vivid images and effective narratives.

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  • Added: Jun 19, 2009
  • Length: 27:06
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How do composers create lively dialogues or exchange spirited thoughts with their instrumental music?

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  • Added: Jun 12, 2009
  • Length: 28:21
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