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Classics for Kids is a fun introduction to classical music for kids of all ages. Each month focuses on a different composer. In December, 2016 it ...

Bought by KVLU, WMNR, WQXR, and KUHF


  • Added: Nov 29, 2016
  • Length: 06:29
  • Purchases: 4
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Vol. 1, No. 7 A moment of transformation from the Passacaglia movement of Symphony No. 5 in D Major by Ralph Vaughan Williams (1938).

  • Added: Jun 30, 2017
  • Length: 10:34
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Classics for Kids is a fun introduction to classical music for kids of all ages. Each month focuses on a different composer. In December, 2016 it ...

Bought by KUHF


  • Added: Dec 13, 2016
  • Length: 06:29
  • Purchases: 1
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Classics for Kids is a fun introduction to classical music for kids of all ages. Each month focuses on a different composer. In December, 2016 it ...

Bought by KVLU, WMNR, and KUHF


  • Added: Nov 29, 2016
  • Length: 06:28
  • Purchases: 3
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Classics for Kids is a fun introduction to classical music for kids of all ages. Each month focuses on a different composer. In December, 2016 it ...

Bought by KVLU, WMNR, and KUHF


  • Added: Nov 29, 2016
  • Length: 06:28
  • Purchases: 3
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Classics for Kids is a fun introduction to classical music for kids of all ages. Each month focuses on a different composer. In December, 2016 it ...

Bought by KVLU, WMNR, and KUHF


  • Added: Nov 29, 2016
  • Length: 06:28
  • Purchases: 3
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“Labor and Civil Rights” was the theme of a discussion on November 4, 2015, with the Rev. William Barber, president of the North Carolina NAACP and...

  • Added: Nov 13, 2015
  • Length: 01:54:26
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Ralph Vaughan Williams was one of the most important 20th century English composers. He spent years traveling the country collecting English folk s...

Bought by KVLU, WQXR, and KUHF


  • Added: Nov 15, 2013
  • Length: 06:30
  • Purchases: 3
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Ralph Vaughan Williams arrived on the scene just as a definite English classical music sound was being established. His three main teachers at the ...

Bought by KVLU, WQXR, and KUHF


  • Added: Nov 15, 2013
  • Length: 06:28
  • Purchases: 3
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Continuing our massive series in examining the symphony, widely considered one of the most important forms of classical music. Our exploration this...

  • Added: Unknown
  • Length: 58:58
Caption: Karl Jenkins, Credit: www.karljenkins.com
A music historian tells stories about how classical composers have been influenced by the threat of war and the hope for peace in their works. Mus...

Bought by Radio Baha'i, WLGI and KUNM


  • Added: Oct 20, 2011
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
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World War I was a real blow to the European musical community. They were utterly unprepared for the war’s cruelty, and composers found it difficult...

Bought by KHNS and Delmarva Public Radio


  • Added: Jul 30, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Connections host Stephen Peithman
While thoughts of Christmas music usually turn to carols and choirs, many original instrumental works have been written for the season—including on...

Bought by WUAL, WKSU, and KRPS


  • Added: Nov 14, 2012
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Mark Elder, Credit: Shelia Rock
One of the things you might notice in recordings conducted by Mark Elder – especially with English music – is tempo. He plays British music faster...

  • Added: Oct 27, 2010
  • Length: :24
Caption: Mark Elder, Credit: Shelia Rock
Recordings serve as a permanent record, and most musicians only want their best performances preserved for a lifetime. While some seek perfection ...

  • Added: Oct 27, 2010
  • Length: :19
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The Cutting Edge presents one of jazz's hidden jewels, Alexis Cole. She’s been compared to classic jazz singers such as Sarah Vaughan and Anita O'...

  • Added: Mar 27, 2016
  • Length: 59:50
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Blues and Bossa by design this time, from Joe Turner to Basie to the Brothers Vaughan. New Orleans, Detroit and Kansas City are visited, then jazz ...

Bought by WYAP, KPVL, WVBI-LP, and WOUB


  • Added: Apr 22, 2015
  • Length: 01:59:56
  • Purchases: 4
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Four - part series exploring King Records' impact on music and its home, Cincinnati.

Bought by Prairie Public, KMUW, and KGLT


  • Added: Aug 21, 2008
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Mark Elder, Credit: Shelia Rock
To clap or not to clap – that's the concert hall debate that continues to rage in various circles. In Beethoven and Mozart's day, applauding was w...

  • Added: Mar 31, 2010
  • Length: :23
Caption: Mark Elder, Credit: Shelia Rock
When British conductor Mark Elder wants to give his orchestra some directions for tempo and inflection, his native language falls short... especial...

  • Added: Mar 31, 2010
  • Length: :24
Caption: Robert Spano
The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra operates under a management approach known as “collective leadership.” Conductor Robert Spano says something rare, ...

Bought by KBYU/BYU Radio


  • Added: Dec 31, 2009
  • Length: :28
  • Purchases: 1
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Working without a conductor creates both creative and practical challenges for an orchestra: how do you get the music started? For the conductor-...

  • Added: Apr 30, 2008
  • Length: :32
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The Orpheus Chamber Orchestra performs without a conductor. We know they make it work, but how do they make it work? Long time Orpheus violinist ...

  • Added: Apr 30, 2008
  • Length: :23
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The Orpheus Chamber Orchestra performs without a conductor. They make all musical decisions as a group. In the business world, decision by consen...

  • Added: Apr 30, 2008
  • Length: :25
Caption: Mark Elder, Credit: Shelia Rock
How does a conductor or any musician for that matter, choose the right tempo. How fast, or how slow, should the music go? Conductor Mark Elder fi...

  • Added: Oct 27, 2010
  • Length: :23