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In 1961, orator and radio personality Studs Terkel put together a program that broadcast voices from across America and Europe telling stories of childhood and recalling songs of holidays past. more...
Winner of the 2011 Young Concert Artists International Auditions and recipient of YCA’s 2012 Helen Armstrong Violin Fellowship, violinist Paul Huang made critically acclaimed recital debuts in the YCA Series in New York at Merkin Hall and in Washington, D.C. at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts more...
Composer John Adams conducts the Los Angeles Philharmonic with guest organist Cameron Carpenter. The program includes Gordon's "Sunshine of Your Love," Riley's "At the Royal Majestic," and Adams's "Naive and Sentimental Music" more...
Join hosts Mindy Ratner and Bill Morelock for a one-hour celebration of Chanukah, the Jewish Festival of Lights. There's plenty of music from Jewish communities around the world, plus an exploration of holiday traditions, and a special story reading by the incomparable Theodore Bikel. more...
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Queen’s Hall, Edinburgh
An awkward piece becomes captivating thanks to the perfect partnership of persuasive violinist and charismatic orchestra
From the first Queen’s speech to Morecambe and Wise to Downton Abbey, TV has long been central to the festive season. Joe Moran chooses significant highlights from over the past decades
Pressures in A&E units in England have hit record levels while Wales and Northern Ireland also perform poorly, figures show.
An off-duty police officer dies and two other men are injured in an assault in Liverpool city centre.
Former model Mandy Rice-Davies, one of the main figures in the 1960s Profumo affair, has died from cancer at the age of 70, her publicist says.
Cook County Commissioner Jesús “Chuy” García is trying to gain traction in the race to...
On Wednesday, President Barack Obama announced a stunning policy shift on Cuba. We...
The Army Corps of Engineers is looking for public input on its plans to keep Asian carp...
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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.
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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.