Christmastime in New York: The Cathedral Choir of St. John the Divine at the Metropolitan Museum 10am – 11am

The Choir of the Cathedral of St. John the Divine performs at the Medieval Sculpture Hall at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in a program that spans hundreds of years and describes the story of the nativity. The concert includes settings of the "O Magnum Mysterium" with text by T. L. da Victoria, Morton Lauridsen, and Francis Poulenc; works by Byrd, Biebl, and Hassler; as well as music by Eric Whitacre, Francis Poulenc, William Byrd and Morten Lauridsen.

Christmastime in New York: The Cathedral Choir of St. John the Divine at the Metropolitan Museum 10am – 11am

The Choir of the Cathedral of St. John the Divine performs at the Medieval Sculpture Hall at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in a program that spans hundreds of years and describes the story of the nativity. The concert includes settings of the "O Magnum Mysterium" with text by T. L. da Victoria, Morton Lauridsen, and Francis Poulenc; works by Byrd, Biebl, and Hassler; as well as music by Eric Whitacre, Francis Poulenc, William Byrd and Morten Lauridsen.

The Canadian Brass: Christmas Time Is Here 6pm – 7pm

The ensemble will play holiday favorites from their Christmas album, including the beloved Vince Guaraldi songs from A Charlie Brown Christmas.

Musical Gifts: Joshua Bell and Friends 1pm – 2pm

Violinist Joshua Bell performs seasonal music from his CD, “Musical Gifts,” with special guests including pianist/singer Frankie Moreno and the Young People’s Chorus of New York City.

Welcome Christmas 9am – 10am

The perennial Christmas favorite from the Minneapolis-based chorus, VocalEssence, it’s an hour of joyful holiday music hosted by John Birge.

Musical Gifts: Joshua Bell and Friends 4pm – 5pm

Violinist Joshua Bell performs seasonal music from his CD, “Musical Gifts,” with special guests including pianist/singer Frankie Moreno and the Young People’s Chorus of New York City.

Welcome Christmas 11am – 12pm

The perennial Christmas favorite from the Minneapolis-based chorus, VocalEssence, it’s an hour of joyful holiday music hosted by John Birge.

Advent Voices 5pm – 6pm

Advent is a time of quiet contemplation and waiting – for darkness to become light and for hopes to be realized. Join Lynne Warfel for an hour of the most beautiful vocal music inspired by, and written for Advent.

A Chanukah Celebration Across the Globe 7pm – 8pm

Illuminate the Festival of Lights with this fascinating, world music program. A Chanukah Celebration Across the Globe is a journey into the rich and varied melodic traditions of countries where Jews have lived and worshiped for centuries, including music from Eastern Europe, the Mediterranean, the Balkans, Central Asia ...and Africa! You'll hear performances from top New York ensembles East of the River, Shashmaqam, and the Marty Levitt Klezmer Orchestra – plus a recording of the astounding Jewish community of Putti Village, in Uganda. A lively program, full of intriguing treasures.

Itzhak Perlman’s Chanukah Radio Party 6pm – 7pm

Itzhak Perlman invites you to his Chanukah Radio Party. Join the superstar violinist as he tells the story of the Jewish festival of lights, and shares his favorite recordings for the holiday – some serious, some silly.