Composed by Benjamin Britten, this dramatic cantata uses nine scenes to depict the life of Saint Nicolas, his faith, his miracles and his enduring legacy. Admission is free. Reception following. Donations are appreciated.
This Thanksgiving as you relax after the big feast, join Classical WSMR 89.1 for "Giving Thanks." It's a wonderful combination of stories and music with Simple Gifts from Yo-Yo Ma, a hymn of Thanksgiving from Beethoven's Pastoral Symphony, the autumnal lyricism of Mark O'Connor's American Seasons, a
Russell Gant, Bethany Cagle and Coleen Cook will be your perfect Thanksgiving companions throughout the day as the smell of cooking turkey fills your home, we'll be featuring the loveliest classical music along with special Americana pieces and special hymns for the holiday!
To participate in the StoryCorps National Day of Listening, all you have to do is listen...to a friend, loved one or neighbor. To find out how to make a very special recording of the interview in your home, visit www.nationaldayoflistening.org.
Jazz musicians have always found food and drink a great source of material for songs, and we'll have some fun with the idea on All Night Jazz. Join Bob Seymour for Home Cooking, Frim Fram Sauce, Watermelon Man and lots more as you prepare for your big Thanksgiving feast.
Award-winning television chef, cookbook author and home design expert Christy Rost plans a festive Thanksgiving dinner for family and friends in her holiday special, A Home for Christy Rost: Thanksgiving.