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Discussing a cascade of styles all over the sheets.

  • Added: Sep 27, 2017
  • Length: 02:55
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And a heliotrope used to describe a flower that turns toward the sun.

  • Added: Sep 26, 2017
  • Length: 03:27
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It's customer-centered design versus blue sky design. Who will win?

  • Added: Sep 26, 2017
  • Length: 04:05
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When astronomical data becomes hard to pronounce.

  • Added: Sep 26, 2017
  • Length: 04:46
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Sia's new music video for "Viscoelastic Heart" is pretty weird.

  • Added: Sep 26, 2017
  • Length: 04:41
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Atomic poetry in the electron cloud model.

  • Added: Sep 25, 2017
  • Length: 03:51
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The celebrations of the 500th anniversary of Lutheranism continue, including music from his own day, the Praetorius chorales, and a collection of e...

  • Added: Aug 22, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
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This epsiode features historic recordings of Mahler's 4th and 1st Symphonies.

  • Added: Aug 17, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:31
Caption: Stanis?aw Skrowaczewski, 1981, Credit: Irena Jarosi?ska / PAP
Conductors lead orchestras and other musical groups during performances and recording sessions. Composers write and arrange original music.

Bought by WVBI-LP


  • Added: Aug 08, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 1
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We’ve got another eclectic combination of styles and moods his session. Pure Paul Desmond begins with his dry martini sax sound, Lizz Wright contri...

Bought by WMOT, WJSU, WVBI-LP, KMRE-LP, WOUB and more


  • Added: Aug 01, 2017
  • Length: 01:59:58
  • Purchases: 6
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This week begins the two part series dedicated to Furtwangler's greatest Brahms recordings. In this episode we feature his first two symphonies.

  • Added: Jun 29, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:00
Caption: Celene Lillie
All the origin myths of Rome are rape narratives. Dr. Celene Lillie has found resistance to Rome's culture of rape and domination in Gnostic texts...

Bought by WETS


  • Added: Jun 02, 2017
  • Length: 57:57
  • Purchases: 1
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The great Turkish soprano Leyla Gencer will sing Leonora in this gripping performance of Verdi's Il Trovatore.

  • Added: Feb 13, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:31
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In time for Valentine’s Day, some madrigals of love from around 1600

  • Added: Jan 30, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
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The Italian label will take us from music used for both sacred and secular pieces (with just a change of text), to the cusp of the Baroque, to a wo...

  • Added: Jan 24, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
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This contemporary of Praetorius worked in Weimar and Waldheim, and was in the midst of the Catholic-Lutheran split and the Thirty Years’s War.

  • Added: Dec 29, 2016
  • Length: 58:58
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All of the music featured in this program is performed by pianist and conductor, Alfred Cortot.

  • Added: Dec 21, 2016
  • Length: 01:57:30
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Christmas music from the time of Martin Luther, and both the Lutheran and Catholic side of the German Baroque.

  • Added: Dec 06, 2016
  • Length: 58:59
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One Loooong Set!

Bought by WOUB and KSRQ


  • Added: Nov 29, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
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All of the music featured in this episode was composed by B. Brustad.

  • Added: Nov 28, 2016
  • Length: 01:58:01
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The secular side of the early Baroque with music from Cremona, consort works by Carlo Farina, and the early songs about Orpheus that were so inspir...

  • Added: Nov 23, 2016
  • Length: 58:59
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Another Lowlander who worked for Charles V, the four-CD recording of Vaet's sacred music featuring the Dufay Ensemble is finally available.

  • Added: Nov 07, 2016
  • Length: 58:59
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All music composed by the Finnish composer, E. Rautavaara

  • Added: Oct 31, 2016
  • Length: 01:57:31
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Secular works by Juan Hidalgo, sacred music of Juan Bautista Gomes, and love songs from the 17th century court.

  • Added: Oct 31, 2016
  • Length: 58:58
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Keyboard artistry from the court of Gesualdo, recorder music from Golden Age Spain, and sacred motets of a composer other side famous for his keybo...

  • Added: Oct 24, 2016
  • Length: 58:59