Sounds Of The Season: 2014 Holiday Specials
This week, we chat with the turkey experts who man Butterball’s Turkey Talk-Line, providing answers to more than 100,000 holiday cooking questions each November and December.
Hidden Kitchen host Frances McDormand leads us through this rich international collection of stories of land, community and food. Actor Gael Garcia Bernal takes us to his grandmother's Sinoloa kitchen in Mexico
In Bartlett Sher’s effervescent production of Rossini’s most popular opera, Isabel Leonard is the beautiful and feisty Rosina, who won’t be kept under lock and key. Airs on CapRadio Music at 10 a.m. on Dec. 6.
An appreciation of the Nocturne, with music by Liszt, Field, Chopin, Borodin, Debussy, Copland, and more. Airs at 4pm on CapRadio Music.
James Levine returns to Wagner with a signature run of this epic comedy, back at the Met for the first time in eight years. Airing on the music station at 9 a.m. on Dec. 13.
Works by Ravel, Bloch, Shostakovich, Prokofiev, Bernstein and more. Airs at 4pm on CapRadio Music.
Join hosts Mindy Ratner and Bill Morelock for a one-hour celebration of Chanukah, the Jewish Festival of Lights. Airs Dec 15 at
Advent is a time of quiet contemplation and waiting. It's waiting for darkness to become light and for hopes to be realized. This program, focusing on the sacred and secular aspects of the season, airs Dec. 16 at 6 p.m. on the Music Station.
Narrated by Leonard Nimoy and sung by the acclaimed vocal sextet The Western Wind Vocal Ensemble, "Chanukah in Story and Song" is a unique holiday program, airing December 17 at 6 p.m. on the Music Station.
The story behind the perennial holiday classic, Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker. Airs at 4pm on CapRadio Music.
Richard Eyre's season-opening new production of Mozart's eternal masterpiece is set in an 18th-century manor house in Seville during the 1930s. Airs on CapRadio Music at 10 a.m. on Dec. 20.
Enjoy the smooth, jazzy guitar sounds of Christmas as curated by music host Matt Pacini. Airing Monday, Dec. 23rd at 7 p.m. on the CapRadio Music.
A Chanticleer Christmas is a one-hour celebration of the season as told through the glorious voices of Chanticleer, the 12-voice San Francisco-based men's choir. Airing Dec 24 at 6 a.m. on the Music Station.
Hosted by Michael Barone, this is a live stereo music and spoken-word broadcast from the chapel of King's College in Cambridge, England, airing live on the Music Station, Dec. 24 at 7 a.m.
The choirs of two of the most prestigious historically black institutions in the nation join together to present a spine-tingling concert program. Airs on December 24th, at 2 p.m. on CapRadio Music.
Instrumental works for the season by Corelli, Mendelssohn, Rimsky-Korsakov, Tchaikovsky, Grainger, Bartok, and more. Airs December 24th at 5pm on the Music Station.
Winter-inspired music by Vivaldi, Mozart, Tchaikovsky, Delius, Prokofiev, and more. Airs at 4pm on CapRadio Music.