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Spend your Christmas Day with WFMT for the best in holiday classics, carols, and readings. Holiday specials include Chanticleer, St. Olaf's Christmas Festival, and more. more...
On Wednesday, December 24, WFMT presents carols and traditional Christmas music throughout the day, plus holiday specials from around the world, including King's College Chapel at Cambridge, and a classic reading of Dickens's "A Christmas Carol." more...
ohn Birge hosts this Christmas special with the VocalEssence choir, featuring Brubeck's La Fiesta de la Posada. This year's program puts the focus on old French carols, alongside two world premieres in the annual VocalEssence/American Composers Forum Christmas carol contest. The new carols call for the intriguing combination of men's chorus with English horn. more...
According to legend, on the night before Christmas, the devil is free to roam the countryside, tormenting people to his heart's delight. He decides to get even with Vakula, the village blacksmith, for painting hideous portraits of him in the church. more...
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The Queen uses her annual Christmas Day broadcast to highlight the importance of reconciliation between opposing sides.
Parcel delivery company City Link, which employs 2,727 people, goes into administration, with a warning of redundancies in the coming days.
Severe weather warnings of more than 10cm of snow are issued by the Met Office for 26 December for some parts of the UK.
Early Monday morning, longtime Chicago Ald. Bernie Stone died. Stone was alderman of...
When incoming Gov. Bruce Rauner takes office Jan. 12, 2015, he will inherit a state...
As the Dow surges through 18,000 and the latest economic data shows the economy growing...
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Join Peter and Kathleen van de Graaff next May on an exclusive classical music cruise down the Danube. Celebrate the genius of Mozart, Strauss, Beethoven, Bach and Schumann.
An Exclusive Classical Music Tour through the City of Lights with WFMT! Join Carl Grapentine and fellow opera lovers next May as we tour our favorite European opera destinations in Paris.
Opera in La Suissse Romande! Spend a lovely spring week in in Geneva and Lausanne with Opera Adventures and noted composer, pianist, and teacher, Larry Axelrod.
Christmas in Harvard Square
Sharon Isbin: 5 Classic Albums
Warner Classics 0825646243648 (5 CDs)
Lux de caelo
Harmonia Mundi HMU-907615
Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker
Music for Advent