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Originally aired starting 3/20/2014
Bach Birthday Bash

Birthday Candles 150It’s Bach’s 329th birthday! Celebrate the occasion with special programming of Bach pieces throughout the day on Friday, March 21, as well as all-Bach programming on Choral Showcase and Pipedreams on Saturday, March 22. 


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Originally aired starting 2/21/2014
200th Anniversary of the Premiere of Beethoven's Eighth Symphony
Beethoven 150On February 27, 1814, Beethoven premiered his Eighth Symphony – or, as he called it, "my little Symphony in F" – in Vienna. Now WDAV celebrates the “little Symphony” on the 200th anniversary of its debut.
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Originally aired starting 2/19/2014
Arts Feature: Charlotte Civic Orchestra
Never Weaken 150WDAV’s Matt Rogers talks with Charlotte Civic Orchestra's conductor Geoffrey Whitehead and local composer Dean Kluesner about the performance, “A Symphony and a Movie.”
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Originally aired starting 2/10/2014
WDAV Celebrates Black History Month
William Grant Still 150WDAV celebrates Black History Month all February long with special programming honoring African heritage in classical music.
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Originally aired starting 2/5/2014
Arts Feature: North Carolina Dance Theatre
NC Dance Theatre Innovative Works 150Matt Rogers talks with North Carolina Dance Theatre's artistic director Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux and dancer Pete Leo Walker about their production, Innovative Works.
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Originally aired starting 2/5/2014
Carnegie Hall Live: Boston Symphony Orchestra

Boston Symphony 150American Public Media brings you Carnegie Hall Live, presenting “must-have” classical music events, broadcast live from the nation’s most famous concert hall. 


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Originally aired starting 1/20/2014
Performance Chat: Dmitry Sitkovetsky
Dmitry Sitkovetsky 150Sitkovetsky, violinist and conductor of the Greensboro Symphony Orchestra, chats with Matt Rogers about the ensemble's 'Diamonds in the Rough' concert on January 23 and 25. Sitkovetsky will also give us a performance of works by Beethoven, Brahms, and Tchaikovsky.
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Originally aired starting 1/13/2014
Performance Chat: Piedmont Baroque Consortium
Piedmont Baroque Consortium 150Members of the Piedmont Baroque Consortium will visit the John Clark Performance Studio to give us a preview of the upcoming premiere of the Gloria by Antonio Lotti.
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Originally aired starting 12/6/2013
B24: WDAV’s Beethoven Birthday Marathon

Beethoven 150Join WDAV for our fourth annual Beethoven Birthday Marathon in honor of the 243rd birthday of Ludwig van Beethoven. We’ll celebrate by playing a different, complete Beethoven masterpiece each hour.


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Originally aired starting 12/4/2013
Performance Chat: Pamela Howland
Howland 150Local pianist and WDAV supporter Pamela Howland is stopping by the station to help celebrate WDAV's 35th anniversary. Pamela will play music from her holiday CDs and chat with host Mike McKay.
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Originally aired starting 12/3/2013
Performance Chat: Ethan Uslan
UslanIrrepressible ragtime pianist Ethan Uslan joins Matt Rogers LIVE in the John Clark Performance Studio to play his ragtime arrangements of seasonal favorites. Watch Uslan's WDAV performance live!
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Originally aired starting 12/2/2013
Performance Chat with Pamela Howland
Pamela HowlandWDAV welcomes back pianist Pamela Howland in our studios for a live performance during our 35th Anniversary celebration. Mike McKay hosts.
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Originally aired starting 11/23/2013
Sibelius Cycle on Symphony @ 7
Sibelius 150Tune into Joe Brant's Symphony @ 7 for special Sibelius Cycle programming, during the last week of November and the first week of December.
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Originally aired starting 11/20/2013
"From The Top" Comes to Wingate University
From The Top 150NPR’s From The Top is coming to the Batte Center at Wingate University on Saturday, November 23rd to tape an episode of their award-winning radio program. WDAV invites you to join us at the Batte Center for what will surely be a memorable evening of music and radio.
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Originally aired starting 11/18/2013
50th Anniversary of the Kennedy Assassination
John F Kennedy 150WDAV marks the observance of the 50th anniversary of the Kennedy Assassination with special music throughout the day.
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Originally aired starting 11/12/2013
Benjamin Britten Centennial
Britten 150Join us as we celebrate the 100th anniversary of the birth of Benjamin Britten, the English composer, conductor, and pianist.
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Originally aired starting 11/11/2013
Carnegie Hall Live: San Francisco Symphony
Michael Tilson Thomas 150The San Francisco Symphony, led by Michael Tilson Thomas, performs Beethoven's Leonore Overture No. 3, Steve Mackey's Eating Greens, and Aaron Copland's Symphonic Ode.
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Originally aired starting 11/4/2013
Performance Chat: Duo Sonidos

Duos Sonidos Join us to hear classical guitarist Adam Levin and violinist William Knuth perform live in the WDAV John Clark Performance Studio.


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Originally aired starting 10/24/2013
Arts Feature: Phantom of the Opera
Phantom 1925 150On October 30, Christ Church Episcopal in Charlotte will show the 1925 silent version of Phantom of the Opera with organ accompaniment by Rob Ridgell, Director of Music.
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Originally aired starting 10/18/2013
Performance Chat: Aida
Othalie Graham 150Opera Carolina began its 2013 – 2014 season with Verdi’s Aida. Listen to two of the performers, baritone Mark Rucker and soprano Othalie Graham, perform from the WDAV John Clark Performance Studio.
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Originally aired starting 10/11/2013
Arts Feature: "Carmen" by North Carolina Dance Theatre
NC Dance TheatreWDAV's Matt Rogers features the North Carolina Dance Theatre's production of Carmen, which moves the story from Spain to the textile mills of 1934 North Carolina.
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Originally aired starting 10/9/2013
Performance Chat: Valarie Valois

Valois 150 Pianist Valarie Valois joins WDAV in the John Clark Performance Studio to perform selected works, including Danza de la moza donosa by Alberto Ginastera and Forest Murmurs by Franz Liszt, and to chat with Frank Dominguez.




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Originally aired starting 10/8/2013
Performance Chat: Pamela Howland
Pamela Howland 150WDAV was pleased to host pianist Pamela Howland in our studios for a live performance. Listen to Howland perform selections from Chopin and talk with us about her work and upcoming appearances.
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Originally aired starting 10/4/2013
Viva Verdi Bicentennial Bash
Verdi 150Join WDAV to celebrate the birth anniversary of one of opera's greatest figures: Giuseppe Verdi. 

The Viva Verdi Bicentennial Bash begins at midnight and features a different Verdi selection every hour, with occasional comments by Opera Carolina director James Meena.
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Originally aired starting 9/30/2013
Carnegie Hall Live
Nézet-Séguin 150Fred Child and Jeff Spurgeon will host this encore rebroadcast of The Philadelphia Orchestra's January 2013 program of Ravel's La valse and Shostakovich's Symphony No. 5

 


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Originally aired starting 9/25/2013
Preview: Charlotte Symphony Orchestra 2013 Season Opener
CSO flutesAs the minutes count down to the start of the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra's 2013 season, you can look forward to this year's great music by looking back on previous CSO performances. Join WDAV's Myelita Melton as she shares highlights of recent CSO performances.
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Originally aired starting 9/11/2013
Music and Medicine

Paul Bowman 150Join OrthoCarolina and WDAV for the “Better Living with Arthritis” seminar, presented by Dr. Mark Kurd with music by classical guitarist Paul Bowman.


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Originally aired starting 9/10/2013
Performance Chat: Bach Fest 2013
Bach 150Music at St. Albans in Davidson opened its 2013 – 2014 season with Bach Fest, featuring music by Johann Sebastian Bach and his contemporaries. Members of Bach Fest joined WDAV in the John Clark Performance Studio to perform selections from the upcoming concert and chat with WDAV’s Matt Rogers about Bach Fest 2013.
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Originally aired starting 9/3/2013
Charlotte Symphony Orchestra 2013 Season Opener Live
Christopher Warren Green dramatically conducting the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra. (150px)

The 2013-2014 Charlotte Symphony Orchestra season begins with The Planets, Christopher Warren-Green conducting, and you can listen live on WDAV. Mike McKay and Matt Rogers host this broadcast of the program featuring an interview with Warren-Green.


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Originally aired starting 8/22/2013
Arts Feature: Dongho Lee, Organist
Dongho Lee 150Dongho Lee, a celebrated organist and the Associate Director of Music at Christ Church Episcopal in Charlotte, will be the guest of Frank Dominguez for a WDAV special arts feature.

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Originally aired starting 8/16/2013
Performance Chat: The Hannah and Clara Duo

Hanna Clara Duo 300Hannah Wang and Clara Gerdes, the winners of the 2013 Music Teachers National Association Senior Piano Duet Competition, are stopping by to chat with Matt Rogers about the competition and to play a few tunes. 


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Originally aired starting 8/8/2013
Performance Chat with the North Carolina Baroque Orchestra
ncbo 300The group talks with daytime host Matt Rogers and previews selections from their upcoming Musical Banquet 
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Originally aired starting 7/1/2013
WDAV Celebrates America

Fireworks 4th of july 300 special pagePatriotic music for your 4th of July!


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Originally aired starting 6/18/2013
Arts Preview with Elizabeth Kowalski and Orlando Cela
Orlando Cela Charlotte New Music FestivalArts Feature Interview with Elizabeth Kowalski and Orlando Cela of the Charlotte New Music Festival
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Originally aired starting 6/7/2013
Winston-Salem Symphony Season Finale

wss-tileWinston-Salem Symphony’s season finale concert featuring the world premiere of Dan Locklair’s Hail the Coming Day


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Originally aired starting 5/28/2013
WDAV at Spoleto Festival USA 2013
WDAV covers the annual Spoleto Festival in Charleston, South CarolinaSpoleto 2013
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Originally aired starting 5/24/2013
The Rite of Spring: The 100-Year Shockwave
TStravinsky-Rite-of-Springhe legacy of Stravinksy's Rite of Spring is celebrated in this 100th anniversary documentary. Frank Dominguez gathers interviews and first hand recollections of the opening night, as well as comments from contemporary artists about the enduring power of Stravinsky's controversial ballet.
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Originally aired starting 5/21/2013
Richard Wagner's 200th Birthday
Richard WagnerWe celebrate the composer's 200th birthday by playing various works throughout the day
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Originally aired starting 5/21/2013
Arts Preview with John Allemeier and E. E. Balcos
Deep Water Murder Ballads logo - 300px.Frank Dominguez chats with composer John Allemeier and choreographer/dancer E. E. Balcos about thier collaboration on "Deep Water: The Murder Ballads." A program of three original dance pieces set to new music, based on 19th-century North Carolina murder ballads.
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Originally aired starting 5/2/2013
Arts Preview with Trumpeter Arturo Sandoval
sandovalFrank Dominguez speaks with Arturo Sandoval about his life as a jazz musician. Sandoval will give a free jazz concert at SouthPark on Wednesday, May 15th.
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Originally aired starting 5/1/2013
Arts Preview with Conductor David Hagy
david-hagyMyelita Melton speaks with conductor David Hagy about the Salisbury Symphony and the upcoming Double Your Fun - Pops Concert.  
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Originally aired starting 5/1/2013
Performance Chat with the Kontras Quartet
kontras-cliveMatt Rogers host a LIVE in studio performance and chat with the Kontras Quartet prior to their final Chamber Classics concert of the season Sat May 18th at 7:30 p.m.
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Originally aired starting 4/29/2013
LIVE Broadcast of the Charlotte Symphony Classics Series
warren-greenLIVE broadcast of the Charlotte Symphony Classics Series season finale with Beethoven’s 9th Symphony. Mike McKay and Matt Rogers will host.
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Originally aired starting 4/29/2013
Charlotte Civic Orchestra Previews Saint-Saëns’ “Organ” Symphony
popeMatt Rogers speaks with Charlotte Civic Orchestra conductor Geoffrey Whitehead and organist Patrick Pope about their May 5th concert of Saint-Saëns’ “Organ” Symphony.
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Originally aired starting 4/15/2013
Contemporary Fusion Preview
contemporary-fusion-300.jpgNorth Carolina Dance Theater’s contribution to the Ulysses festival is Contemporary Fusion, performing at the Knight Theater. WDAV’s Matt Rogers speaks with choreographers Jiri Bubenicek and Sasha Janes whose works will be performed this weekend.
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Originally aired starting 4/15/2013
Griffey and Floyd on Wingate's Campaign for Music
prmm-griffey-floydtenor Anthony Dean Griffey and distinguished composer Carlisle Floyd visit WDAV to speak with Frank Dominguez about their residency at Wingate University as part of that institution’s Campaign for Music.
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Originally aired starting 4/1/2013
Performance Chat with Bob Teixeira and Tanja Bechtler
teixeira-bechtlerMatt Rogers welcomes guitarist Bob Teixeira and cellist Tanja Bechtler to the John Clark Performance Studio to chat about their upcoming performance at St. Alban's in Davidson, NC. The husband and wife duo will play highlights from the concert and chat about their blended sound.
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Originally aired starting 4/1/2013
Charlotte Symphony Classics Series Preview
rogeFrank Dominguez hosts pianist Pascal Rogé, featured performer of the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra Classics Series this weekend. Rogé will join the orchestra and music director Christopher Warren-Green for a program of French Impressionist music.
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Originally aired starting 4/1/2013
Symphony at 7 Cycles Series
symphony-at-seven.jpgCelebrating the works of Rachmaninoff, Mahler and Brahms, we feature the complete symphonic works of these composers during Symphony at 7.
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Originally aired starting 3/19/2013
Basking in Bach
Happy Birthday Bach; WDAV celebrates Bach's birthday Basking in Bach.Beginning Thursday, March 21, WDAV will present a different complete Bach work every hour beginning at midnight through the end of the day to celebrate the birth of one of the most influential of the great composers.
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Originally aired starting 3/15/2013
Classical Idol Arts Preview
classicalidolFrank Dominguez talks with an event organizer and several participants for Classical Idol, a unique fundraiser for the Charlotte Symphony on Friday, April 12th at Spirit Square's McGlohon Theater. The benefit show will showcase how music transforms lives and helps foster social, cultural and economic change. 

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Originally aired starting 3/15/2013
A Musical Feast for Passover with Itzhak Perlman

perlmanThe springtime Jewish holiday of Passover is about liberation from slavery in ancient Egypt. In this one-hour special, superstar violinist Itzhak Perlman shares Passover music from many traditions, plus songs and memories from his childhood in Israel. The program draws its shape from the Passover seder and, like that ancient family ritual, the music gets progressively giddier as the show moves along.


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Originally aired starting 3/11/2013
Performance Chat with Ethan Uslan
Ethan UslanPianist Ethan Uslan is a rare breed here in the 21st century -- he provides accompaniment for silent movies. He chats with Frank Dominguez about his next presentation for the 1930s film La aldea maldita – The Cursed Village and plays music by Albéniz from the John Clark performance studio.
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Originally aired starting 3/8/2013
Violins of Hope

Violins of Hope logo 120 pxViolins of Hope is an original WDAV special, which consists of concerts performed at the Knight Theater and Dana Auditorium at Queens University in April 2012 during the Charlotte residency of the exhibit Violins of Hope. Presented by the UNC Charlotte College of Arts and Architecture in a variety of venues, the project displayed violins that survived the holocaust and were lovingly restored by Israeli craftsman Amnon Weinstein. In addition there were lectures and concerts, and the program features highlights from the musical performances.


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Originally aired starting 2/21/2013
Reel Music Oscar Preview 2013
oscarawardIn our annual Oscar Preview, film music scholar and Davidson College Professor Dr. Neil Lerner discusses the five nominees for this year’s Academy Award for Best Original Score.
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Originally aired starting 2/15/2013
Live Performance from the Kontras Quartet
kontrassmallMatt Rogers welcomes The Kontras Quartet back to the John Clark Performance Studio to chat about their upcoming performance in Hickory, NC. The quartet will play highlights from the concert, the third in a series featuring chamber classics.
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Originally aired starting 2/15/2013
Tiempo Libre Arts Feature
TLsmallFrank Dominguez hosts Jorge Gomez, keyboardist and leader of Tiempo Libre. The group will be performing with the Charlotte Symphony as a part of their Pops Series on February 22 and 23.
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Originally aired starting 1/31/2013
Opus Two Performance Chat
Opus Two, a duo consisting of violinist William Terwilliger and pianist Andrew Cooperstock (pictured left - right.)Matt Rogers hosts Opus Two, a duo consisting of violinist William Terwilliger and pianist Andrew Cooperstock. The pair will perform and talk about their career and their upcoming concert at Winthrop University in Rock Hill.
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Originally aired starting 1/25/2013
NCDT: Innovative Works Performance Preview
IW_leo-img-cravatta.jpgMatt Rogers speaks with members of the North Carolina Dance Theatre's upcoming production Innovative Works, running January 24th to February 16th.
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Originally aired starting 1/1/2013
Live Performance from the Cast of The Magic Flute
oc-aleida-mcnichols.jpgMatt Rogers hosts cast members of
Opera Carolina’s production of Mozart’s The Magic Flute in the John Clark Performance Studio. Singers Maria Aleida, who plays the Queen of the Night, and Tom McNichols, who sings the role of Sarastro, will perform and chat about Mozart’s most popular opera.
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Originally aired starting 12/11/2012
North Carolina Dance Theatre's The Nutcracker
nctcWDAV’s Matt Rogers speaks to some of the key players in the production, including Artistic Director Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux, about what makes this production stand out.
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Originally aired starting 12/11/2012
B24: Beethoven Birthday Marathon 2012
Beethoven Kreutzer SmallWDAV’s B24: Beethoven Birthday Marathon 2012 features a different, complete Beethoven masterpiece, including all nine of his symphonies, every hour between midnight and 11 p.m. on Monday, December 17th.
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Originally aired starting 12/3/2012
Live Performance from the North Carolina Baroque Orchestra
NC Baroque OrchestraMatt Rogers hosts members of the North Carolina Baroque Orchestra as they perform live from the Clark Performance Studio. The orchestra's upcoming performances include a Christmas in Venice program at the Bechtler Museum on Tuesday, December 4th and a holiday program at St. Alban's the following Sunday, December 9th.
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Originally aired starting 11/20/2012
33 Variations Preview
Beethoven Kreutzer SmallFrank Dominguez interviews actor Christian Casper, who plays Beethoven in CAST's upcoming production of 33 Variations.
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Originally aired starting 11/9/2012
UNCC's Fresh Ink Series Preview
Fresh Ink SeriesPreview of UNC Charlottes Fresh Ink Series concert this Saturday, November 17th, featuring works by Golijov, Hatzis, and a world premier by John Allenmeier.
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Originally aired starting 11/6/2012
American Spiritual Ensemble Concert Preview
American Spiritual ThumbnailThe American Spiritual Ensemble will perform at area churches on November 9th and 10th. They will perform at First Presbyterian Church in Charlotte Friday night at 7 p.m. and give a workshop Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. with a performance at 7 p.m. at St. John’s Baptist Church in Charlotte. David Tang speaks to WDAV about inviting the ensemble to be a part of the Singing Black & White project, which seeks to bring together black and white singers from church choirs.
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Originally aired starting 10/29/2012
Halloween Music on WDAV
Halloween pumpkin Family 120On Halloween you can count on spooky classics from Classical Public Radio at 89.9 and 
wdav.org. From Bach’s Toccata and Fugue and Saint-Saën’s Danse Macabre to Liszt’s Mephisto Waltz and music from classic horror films such as The Bride of FrankensteinRosemary’s Baby and Silence of the Lambs. Then join us at 8 p.m. for a special edition of Halloween Night Music with Frank Dominguez, featuring more haunting classical favorites.
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Originally aired starting 10/1/2012
Carnegie Hall Live
Carnegie HallOn select Fridays, WDAV will air Carnegie Hall Live, a series of twelve national broadcasts of the world's foremost ensembles, soloists, and recitalists from the three stages of Carnegie Hall, presented by American Public Media in conjunction with Carnegie Hall and WQXR.
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Originally aired starting 9/14/2012
Charlotte Symphony Orchestra 2012 Season Opener Live
CSO on Blumenthal MarqueeThe 2012-2013 Charlotte Symphony Orchestra season begins with an all-Beethoven program, and you'll be able to hear it live on WDAV! Mike McKay and Matt Rogers host this broadcast of the entire program featuring guest pianist Arnaldo Cohen performing Beethoven's fourth piano concerto. Other selections will include Beethoven's fourth symphony and his Coriolan Overture.
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Originally aired starting 9/10/2012
Music for the Jewish High Holidays
Naomi Lewin Music for the High Holidays features both traditional and composed music from Jewish services — including a brand-new recording of Kol Nidre featuring violinist Itzhak Perlman — as well as concert music based on High Holidays melodies. Written and hosted by Naomi Lewin, the show also explains a bit about the Jewish new year and its traditions.
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Originally aired starting 9/5/2012
WDAV 2012-2013 Orchestra Season Preview
Western NC musicA program of musical highlights from the upcoming seasons of our region’s major orchestras hosted by Matt Rogers.

Orchestra seasons featured included CSO Classics Series, Winston-Salem Symphony, Charlotte Civic Orchestra, Union Symphony, Salisbury Symphony and Western Piedmont Symphony.
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Originally aired starting 8/27/2012
Classical Crossover Weekend
Paul McCartneyThe Labor Day holiday weekend unofficially marks the time when we cross over from summer into fall – but this Labor Day Weekend, WDAV will “crossover” in a different way. Saturday through Monday of the Labor Day Weekend we’ll feature recordings by artists “crossing over,” both to and from classical music.
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Originally aired starting 8/14/2012
Tanglewood at 75: Gala Concert with Yo-Yo Ma, John Williams and James Taylor
Tanglewood 2012The Boston Symphony Orchestra, Boston Pops, Tanglewood Music Center Orchestra, and Tanglewood Festival Chorus appear, along with conductors John Williams, Keith Lockhart, David Zinman, and Andris Nelsons, and soloists Yo-Yo Ma, Emanuel Ax, Peter Serkin, James Taylor, and Anne-Sophie Mutter for the gala concert of the Tanglewood Music Festival's 75th season.
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Originally aired starting 7/26/2012
Tanglewood at 75: Season Opening Concert with the Boston Symphony
Tanglewood 2012Join WDAV for the opening concert of the 75th anniversary season of the Tanglewood Music Festival. The broadcast is co-hosted by Fred Child of Performance Today and the BSO's longtime "broadcast voice" Ron Della Chiesa.
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Originally aired starting 7/24/2012
The Mozart Festival
mozartEvery Saturday in August during the 5 pm hour we will be broadcasting performances from the world renowned Mozart Festival in Salzburg, Austria - Mozart's hometown!
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Originally aired starting 7/23/2012
Beethoven’s Ninth Live from London
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Fred Child hosts Beethoven’s Ninth Live from London with conductor Daniel Barenboim and the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra in a special concert to kick off both the BBC Proms and the London Olympic Games.
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Originally aired starting 7/23/2012
2012 Summer Olympics Special Programming
2012 Olympic LogoThe world will be focused on London for the Summer Olympic Games from July 27th through August 12th. WDAV will be focused on the British capital during that time, too – for a festival of English music and performers!
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Originally aired starting 6/28/2012
Stephen Foster-America's Bard

Stephen Foster 100A celebration of "the father of American music," Stephen Foster, born on July 4th 1826.  Hear performances of his works by talents such as Marilyn Horne, Thomas Hampson, Itzhak Perlman, and Leopold Stokowski leading the Philadelphia Orchestra.  Naomi Lewin hosts.


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Originally aired starting 5/25/2012
Memorial Day Weekend Summer Music Festival
JoAnn Falletta Conducting at BrevardMemorial Day Weekend is the unofficial start of summer, and it’s when the Carolinas begin their summertime music making in earnest… It’s also when WDAV presents its own Summer Music Festival on Saturday and Sunday! Listen all weekend for interspersed recordings made at great summer music festivals such as Spoleto Festival USA in Charleston, the Eastern Music Festival in Greensboro, and the Brevard Music Center and Summer Festival in the NC Mountains. You’ll also hear selections from other venerable festivals such as Marlboro and Aspen.
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Originally aired starting 5/24/2012
Fischer-Dieskau Tribute
Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau 120 pxWDAV's Candice Agree hosts a half-hour tribute to the recently departed beloved baritone, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau. Fischer-Dieskau’s name was most synonymous with German Lieder, and Candice will share his recordings from the late 50’s through his retirement year of 1992. You'll hear music by Schubert, Schumann, Brahms and Mahler -- names most closely associated with Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau.
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Originally aired starting 4/7/2012
Violins of Hope
Violins of Hope logo 120 pxViolins of Hope is an original WDAV radio documentary in honor of Holocaust Remembrance Day. It tells the story of a project by master violin maker Amnon Weinstein to collect and restore violins played by Jewish prisoners in Nazi concentration camps. Other violins belonged to Klezmer musical culture, which was all but destroyed by the Holocaust.
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Originally aired starting 3/31/2012
Holy Week and Passover on WDAV
Easter EggsJoin WDAV for special programming for Holy Week and Passover April 1-8. Listen for special editions of
Biscuits and Bach, Choral Showcase and Pipedreams for Palm Sunday and Easter Sunday. Highlights during the week include Beethoven's Christ on the Mount of Olives and Bach's St. John Passion. We also reprise Eastertide with the Christ Church Cathedral Choir on Easter Sunday.
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Originally aired starting 3/27/2012
Charlotte Symphony - All Tchaikovsky LIVE Broadcast

Joshua Roman Christopher Warren-Green 120 pxJoin WDAV for a LIVE broadcast of the Charlotte Symphony's all-Tchaikovsky program. Cellist Joshua Roman joins the orchestra for Variations on a Rococo Theme. Also on the program, selections from Swan Lake and the Symphony No. 4. WDAV's Mike McKay and Matt Rogers host the broadcast from the Belk Theatre of the Blumenthal Performing Arts Center.


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Originally aired starting 2/22/2012
Reel Music: Celebrating the Classic Movie Score

Neil Lerner Don't miss our annual Oscar Preview with film music scholar and Davidson College Professor Neil Lerner discussing the five nominees for this year’s Academy Award for Best Original Score. You’ll hear excerpts from Warhorse and The Adventures of Tin-Tin, two Steven Spielberg films both with music by John Williams, as well as from Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy; The Artist; and Hugo directed by Martin Scorsese with music by Howard Shore.

 


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Originally aired starting 2/22/2012
Romance2Revolution: Music by Tchaikovsky, his Contemporaries and Heirs
Romance2Revolution logo 150 pxThroughout the month of March, Romance2Revolution: Music by Tchaikovsky, his Contemporaries and Heirs offers a rich variety of music by Russian composers and performers in conjunction with the first-ever Ulysses Festival, Charlotte's Spring Festival of the Arts. Performing Arts organizations around the city are celebrating Russian music and culture. And WDAV is helping out too by airing Russian music and lively features on community groups participating in the Ulysses Festival.

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Originally aired starting 1/1/2012
Karin Bliznik & Bruce Murray in the Clark Studio

Karin Bliznik Karin Bliznik, Associate Principal Trumpet of the Atlanta Symphony, and pianist Bruce Murray, Dean and Artistic Administrator of Brevard Music Center, give a live performance in the Clark Performance Studio at WDAV and play Neruda and Mozart.


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Originally aired starting 12/12/2011
B24 - Beethoven Marathon 2011

Beethoven Birthday 120 pxPity poor Beethoven. Because of WDAV’s traditional focus on holiday music in December, the great master’s birth anniversary has usually been overlooked. But not this year!

B24 – the Beethoven Birthday Marathon 2011 will feature a different, complete Beethoven masterpiece every hour (excluding Performance Today, 5-7pm, and our special presentation of the St. Olaf Christmas Special, 7-9 pm).

Scheduled works include all nine of Beethoven’s symphonies, his “Emperor” Concerto for Piano and Orchestra, the Violin Concerto, the “Spring” and “Moonlight” Sonatas, the “Grosse Fugue,” the “Leonore” Overture No. 3 and much, much more.


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Originally aired starting 12/2/2011
Winston-Salem Symphony music director Robert Moody speaks about An Old Salem Christmas

This weekend a newly-minted Carolinas tradition returns for its second year: An Old Salem Christmas with the Winston Salem Symphony performs Saturday night at 7:30 and Sunday afternoon at 3 at Old Salem Museums and Gardens.

Winston-Salem Symphony music director Robert Moody speaks with us about the program for this year’s concert which includes an 18th century symphony discovered in the collection of the Moravian Foundation, as well as The Adoration of the Magi by Respighi.

 


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Originally aired starting 11/18/2011
Charlotte Chamber Music Holiday Concert – Sing We Nowell
Abigail Haynes Lennox 100Another live broadcast holiday tradition from WDAV. This year soprano Abigail Haynes Lennox – whose crystalline voice has thrilled audiences in the Carolinas with her performances ranging from high Baroque cantatas to traditional Appalachian folk tunes – is front and center with the Seicento String Band (led by former CCM Artistic Director Henry Lebedinsky) in a program of French, Spanish and even Scottish Baroque holiday music. (An original WDAV production)
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Originally aired starting 11/18/2011
Carolina Live - An Old Salem Christmas 2011
ornamentConductor Robert Moody leads the Winston-Salem Symphony and guests in a program of Baroque, Moravian and traditional holiday selections from Gray Auditorium in the village of Old Salem, one of the most historically rich spots in the Carolinas. (An original WDAV production)

To learn more about attending the concert on December 3rd or 4th, visit the
Old Salem website.

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Originally aired starting 11/18/2011
A Carolina Christmas from Biltmore Estate with Kathy Mattea

Kathy MatteaWDAV presents a reprise of our festive celebration of the Appalachian folk traditions and other styles native to the Carolinas. Center stage will be two-time female vocalist of the year Kathy Mattea singing fresh arrangements from her acclaimed holiday albums, plus the Carolinas’ premiere choral ensemble, VOX, as well as Baroque/Celtic trio The Beggar Boys. You’ll hear African-American spirituals, folk favorites, Celtic jigs, and even the Biltmore’s renowned 1916 E.M. Skinner organ.
(An original WDAV production)

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Originally aired starting 11/14/2011
Giving Thanks: A Celebration of Fall, Food & Gratitude
autumnHosted by John Birge. Music and words brought together in a thoughtful reflection on the meaning of the holiday. Two best-selling writers join the table in 2011: Nora Ephron and Roy Blount, Jr. Classical music is the heart and soul of Giving Thanks, and this year's selections include classics from Bach, Copland, as well as the world premiere performance of Table Grace, Matthew Brown's choral setting of a grace by Garrison Keillor, sung by VocalEssence.

Sponsored by: Davidson College Friends of the Arts and Blossom Shop



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Originally aired starting 11/14/2011
Performance Today Thanksgiving Edition 2011
Fred ChildFred Child brings us a holiday edition of the weekday concert program that features live performances from across the country for this American holiday.


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Originally aired starting 11/14/2011
Thanksgiving with Cantus
Holiday Cantus 100 pxJoin Cantus — one of America's most accomplished vocal ensembles — for a special Thanksgiving program.

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Originally aired starting 10/26/2011
Reel Music Halloween!
HorrorGet set to enjoy a Reel Music Halloween “Fright Fest."  The subject is horror movies, one of the most popular genres in filmmaking, and one which has given us some truly remarkable scores. You’ll hear excerpts from classics such as Bride of Frankenstein, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and The Wolfman, as well as from landmark entries into the horror film canon such as Rosemary’s Baby and The Exorcist.  Film music scholar
Neil Lerner is also on hand to talk about the avant-garde musical techniques that are commonplace in horror movie scores, as well as their roots in – of all things – the 19th century art song of Franz Schubert. Hosted by Frank Dominguez.

Get suggestions for film books and recordings at the Reel Music Fun Stuff page.

Monday, 7 p.m.
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Originally aired starting 10/17/2011
Liszt-o-Mania on WDAV!

Franz Liszt 150Celebrate Franz Liszt's bicentenniel with WDAV's Liszt-o-mania!

During the week of Monday, October 17th – Saturday, October 22nd, you’ll hear Liszt’s most important works on WDAV, as well as commentary on each piece from Bruce Murray, concert pianist and dean of the Brevard Music Center in Brevard, North Carolina.


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Originally aired starting 9/6/2011
Charlotte Symphony Orchestra 2011-12 Season Preview!
Matt Rogers headshot 75 pxMatt Rogers hosts a look ahead at the CSO's season lineup - featuring comments from conductor Christopher Warren-Green, and selections from the pieces they'll be playing in their "Classics" series.
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Originally aired starting 9/6/2011
BBC Last Night of the Proms 2011

BBC Proms 150Enjoy one of Britain's favorite musical traditions and liveliest concerts in a LIVE broadcast! This year's program features pianist Lang Lang, soprano Susan Bullock, the BBC Singers, and BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus. Edward Gardiner conducts. Brian Newhouse hosts.


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Originally aired starting 9/1/2011
Charlotte Symphony Orchestra Live Broadcast!
cwg-conducting-150The Charlotte Symphony Orchestra kicks off its new season with Christopher Warren-Green conducting an evening of Russian masterworks, broadcast live on WDAV.  Mike McKay and Matt Rogers co-host the program, featuring the Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto no. 1 with Martina Filjak, the Festive Overture by Shostakovich, and Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition.
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Originally aired starting 4/18/2011
Music for Holy Week
Easter Eggs 100 pxListen throughout the week for special music and programs relating to Passover, Easter and Holy Week.
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Originally aired starting 3/31/2011
Eastertide with Christ Church Cathedral Choir, Oxford
Christ Church Choristers 100 pxEnjoy an Eastertide program performed by one of the world's great male-voice choirs singing works by some of choral music's most celebrated composers including John Taverner, Henry Purcell, George Frideric Handel, and William Walton.
Frank Dominguez and Lauren Rico host. The performance was recorded at Covenant Presbyterian Church, Charlotte, NC.


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Originally aired starting 3/14/2011
Eastertide with Christ Church Cathedral Choir - Live Broadcast!
Christ Church Choristers 100 pxEnjoy a LIVE broadcast of one of the world's great male-voice choirs singing works by some of choral music's most celebrated composers including John Taverner, Thomas Tallis, George Frideric Handel, William Walton, and Howard Goodall.
Frank Dominguez and Lauren Rico host. The performance takes place at Covenant Presbyterian Church, Charlotte, NC.


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Originally aired starting 2/25/2011
Reel Music 2011 Oscar Preview
oscars-100.jpgJoin Frank Dominguez and Neil Lerner as they peruse the nominees and give a listen to the music nominated for best score, and also remember some past winners.  Up for the Oscar this year: How to Train Your Dragon, Inception, The King's Speech, 127 Hours, and The Social Network.
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Originally aired starting 1/24/2011
Mozart Mini-Marathon
mozartMozart is in the spotlight every day at noon in the Mozart Cafe this week for the Mozart Mini-Marathon celebrating Wolfie's birth anniversary (b. January 27, 1756). You'll hear nothing but Mozart masterworks in their entirety in the Cafe, and we'll mark Mozart's birthday Thursday, 1/27 with the best-loved works by Amadeus throughout the day.
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Originally aired starting 12/20/2010
Nutcracker Sweets
Christmas cookies 120 pxThroughout the week of December 20,
Naomi Lewin talks with Rose Levy Beranbaum, the chef and author of Rose's Heavenly Cakes and Rose’s Christmas Cookies to explore Christmas cookie recipes based on Tchaikovsky’s beloved ballet, The Nutcracker. From gingerbread to sugar plums, expect a new recipe – and some insider baking tips – every day this week at 10:30 a.m.
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Originally aired starting 10/10/2010
Carolina Live Special: Charlotte Symphony - A Warm Hello from Britain
CSO Christopher Warren Green Alisa WeilersteinHear Christopher Warren-Green begin his official tenure as Music Director of the Charlotte Symphony with an all-Elgar concert. Alisa Weilerstein is the cello soloist.
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Originally aired starting 9/23/2010
Charlotte Symphony LIVE Broadcast
Christopher Warren-GreenThe Charlotte Symphony opens its new season with a LIVE broadcast on WDAV. New music director Christopher Warren-Green begins his tenure with the symphony with an all Elgar program. Cellist Alisa Weilerstein is the guest soloist for Elgar's Cello Concerto in E minor.
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Originally aired starting 9/14/2010
Mi alma Mexicana
Alondra de la Parra 120 pxMexicans celebrate their nation's bicentennial Wednesday, September 15th which is also the start of Hispanic Heritage Month in the US. On September 15th WDAV samples selections from a new 2-CD set called Mi alma MexicanaMy Mexican Soul – featuring the Philharmonic Orchestra of the Americas led by their founder, the dynamic young conductor Alondra de la Parra.
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Originally aired starting 9/13/2010
Mexico at 200
Mexico 200 SpecialMexico at 200 is hosted by maestra de la Parra and is an in-depth look at Mexican orchestral music from the 18th century to the present with episodes devoted to The Birth of Nationalism, Modernism and the Avant-Garde, Living Legends, and The Young Generation. Ms. de la Parra’s commentary is insightful and concise, and there’s lots of really appealing and interesting music from composers ranging from pioneers such as Ricardo Castro and Silvestre Revueltas to emerging artists.
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Originally aired starting 9/3/2010
The Birthday of the World Part I: Rosh Hashanah

Leonard NimoyThe Western Wind and guest cantors
Leonard Nimoy, narrator

From the sounding of the shofar to the eating of apples and honey, the traditions of the Jewish High Holy Days are illuminated in an hour of stirring sacred music with narration explaining the significance of the observance. Part One is about Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year.


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Originally aired starting 9/3/2010
The Birthday of the World Part II: Yom Kippur
High Holy DaysThe Western Wind and guest cantors
Leonard Nimoy, narrator

From the sounding of the shofar to the eating of apples and honey, the traditions of the Jewish High Holy Days are illuminated in an hour of stirring sacred music with narration explaining the significance of the observance. Part Two is about Yom Kippur, the deeply devotional penitential holiday.


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Originally aired starting 8/30/2010
BBC Last Night of the Proms

BBC Proms Interior Concert Hall 150pxThe BBC Proms is the world's largest and best-known classical music festival, and invitations to perform at it are a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. The raucous Last Night of the Proms has become one of music's most festive traditions, and WDAV takes you there with a live broadcast. This year, for the first time, we'll be broadcasting Last Night in glorious Surround Sound, helping you feel like you're actually in the Royal Albert Hall, London for this not to be missed concert. Jirí Belohlávek conducts his second Last Night. Renée Fleming sings musc by Strauss, Dvorák, and Smetana.

Brian Newhouse hosts.
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Originally aired starting 6/28/2010
O Beautiful! American Music: A July Fourth Special
The Western WindNew American Music for Voices: A July Fourth Special at 6 pm.

The Western Wind, America's longest running professional vocal ensemble has created a collection of vibrant new works for voices.

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Originally aired starting 6/8/2010
Schumann's 200th Birth Anniversary
Robert SchumannSchumann was born June 8, 1810 in Zwickau, Saxony to bookseller, publisher, and novelist August Schumann and his wife. He was a composer, pianist and influential music critic. WDAV plays his music throughout the day Tuesday, June 8th.
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Originally aired starting 5/28/2010
Spoleto Today
Jennifer FosterMarc OvertonThis one-hour show gives listeners a daily tour of the art, the players, the sights and sounds of one of the world's most comprehensive arts festivals. Get full details at
www.spoletofest.org

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Originally aired starting 2/26/2010
Celebrating Chopin: Garrick Ohlsson in Recital
Garrick OhlssonAmerican pianist, Garrick Ohlsson, winner of the prestigious Chopin International Competition, is featured in a solo recital recorded earlier in the day at Chopin's birthplace in Poland.
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Originally aired starting 10/26/2009
Halloween Music
Spooky ClassicsFrank Dominguez enters the musical world of scares, chills, and thrills this weekend with two very special Halloween features.  Join him for Reel Music and Night Music on October 31.  Also tune in on Friday, October 30th for some creepy musical surprises!
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Originally aired starting 9/7/2009
Winston-Salem Symphony Season Preview
Robert MoodyJoin Jennifer Foster for a preview of the upcoming Winston-Salem Symphony season. Hear excerpts from upcoming concert programs. Music Director Robert Moody will also be featured.
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Originally aired starting 9/6/2009
Charlotte Symphony Season Preview
Charlotte SymphonyJennifer Foster hosts a morning of highlights from the orchestra’s upcoming Classics Series season, as well as special concerts.  The 2 hour special includes recordings by guest artists such as guitarist Jason Vieux and cellist Lynn Harrell.  It’s a great way to whet your appetite for what’s in store this season.

Thursday, 9/10, 10 a.m.
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Originally aired starting 8/31/2009
The Last Night of the BBC Proms
BBC PromsOn September 12, we take you live to the joyful Last Night of the Proms concert LIVE! This year's program features David Robertson leading the BBC Symphony Orchestra with soloists Sarah Connolly and Alison Balsom—plus the always enthusiastic contributions of the lively Proms audience.
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Originally aired starting 8/12/2009
Mendelssohn's Lost Treasures

Felix MendelssohnHear how Felix Mendelssohn’s forgotten music is given new life by performers such as pianist Orion Weiss and the Shanghai Quartet.


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Originally aired starting 7/23/2009
Live from Brevard: An American in Paris
Keith LockhartWDAV broadcasts live from Brevard Music Center. Jennifer Foster hosts. Frank Dominguez narrates Copland's Lincoln Portrait.
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Originally aired starting 7/23/2009
Live from Brevard: Lockhart, Effron, and Janiec: TOGETHER!
Keith LockhartWDAV broadcasts live from Brevard Music Center. Jennifer Foster and Frank Dominguez host.
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Originally aired starting 6/1/2009
Spoleto Festival Special: The Song of the Earth; The Glory of Bach
Emmanuel VillaumeEmmanuel Villaume conducts the Spoleto Festival USA Orchestra in Mahler's Das Lied von der Erde. The Westminster Choir performs Bach's Cantata No. 4, Christ lag in todesbanden as well as cantatas by Buxtehude.
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Originally aired starting 4/7/2009
Handel: Israel in Egypt
passover sedera special Passover selection

Aradia Ensemble, Chorus & soloists with Kevin Mallon, conductor

Wednesday, 4/8/09, 8 p.m.
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Originally aired starting 4/7/2009
Verdi: Four Sacred Pieces
easter eggsAtlanta Symphony Orchestra, Chorus & Soloists with Robert Shaw, conductor

Thursday, 4/9/09, 8 p.m.
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Originally aired starting 4/7/2009
Bach: St. Matthew Passion
Easter EggsCollegium Vocale of Ghent and soloists, Philippe Herreweghe, conductor

Friday, 4/10/09, 8 p.m.
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Originally aired starting 4/7/2009
Mahler: Symphony No. 2, "Resurrection"
easter eggsDallas Symphony Orchestra, Chorus and soloists, Andrew Litton, conductor

Saturday, 4/11/09, 3 p.m.
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Originally aired starting 4/7/2009
Reflections: A Lenten Music Special with the Dale Warland Singers
easter eggsHosted by Dale Warland and Brian Newhouse.

Saturday, 4/11/09, 6 p.m.
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Originally aired starting 3/25/2009
Charles Wadsworth and Friends

Charles WadsworthThe Spoleto Festival USA is just around the corner, and you can get a preview of the wonderful chamber music performances in store there direct from the series’ artistic director, Charles Wadsworth!

Saturday, 3/28/09, 2 p.m.


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Originally aired starting 3/18/2009
Voice of the Wood

Russell Peck's Voice of the WoodWDAV pays tribute to Russell Peck, an NC-based composer who recently passed away by rebroadcasting the premiere of Voice of the Wood which was commissioned for WDAV's 20th Anniversary and performed by the Charlotte Symphony.

More about Russell Peck at
www.russellpeck.com.

Thursday, 3/19/09, 7 p.m.


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Originally aired starting 3/5/2009
Carolina Symphony at Seven

Joe BrantHost Joe Brant presents memorable performances by the area’s most prominent orchestras.


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Originally aired starting 3/4/2009
Opera Carolina's Faust
Marguerite in Faust2008 season-opening production of Faust by Charles Gounod.
Cast: James Valenti (Faust), Maureen O’Flynn (Marguerite), Chester Patton (Méphistophélès).
James Meena conducts the Opera Carolina Chorus and Orchestra. Jennifer Foster and Frank Dominguez host the program direct from the Belk Theatre at Charlotte’s Blumenthal Performing Arts Center.
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Originally aired starting 3/4/2009
The Class of the Classics
Joe BrantIn a special edition of
New Classics, host Joe Brant selects the best of the best new classical CDs, including new releases from violinists Anne-Sophie Mutter and Julia Fischer, “Verdi Tenor” Juan Diego Flórez, and contralto Cecilia Bartoli.
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Originally aired starting 3/4/2009
Miles in the Mozart Cafe
NPR commentator Miles Hoffman joins Jennifer Foster in the Mozart Café to introduce his own American Chamber Players’ performance of Beethoven’s über-popular Septet in D, Op. 20.
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Originally aired starting 3/4/2009
Charlotte SymphonyCast
Ingrid FliterThe Charlotte Symphony in a concert recorded October 2008.

Ingrid Fliter, piano
Andrew Grams, conductor


Berlioz: Roman Carnival Overture
Schumann: Piano Concerto in A Minor
Dvorak: Symphony No. 8
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Originally aired starting 1/14/2009
A Beautiful Symphony of the Brotherhood:
The Musical Journey of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Martin Luther King photo: Marion Trikosko, Library of CongressExplore Dr. King's life and times from his childhood piano lessons and choir singing to his marriage to a classically trained soprano to the songs that galvanized the civil rights movement . Terrance McKnight hosts.
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Originally aired starting 12/5/2008
A VOX Christmas from St. John's LIVE Broadcast
VOXA Christmas concert featuring vocal ensemble VOX and friends.

Broadcast live from St. John's Baptist Church in Charlotte. Jennifer Foster hosts.
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Originally aired starting 12/3/2008
Charlotte Chamber Music First Tuesday Concert LIVE Broadcast

Fred Child hosts the live broadcast from St. Peter's Episcopal Church in Charlotte. Calin Lipanu, Charlotte Symphony concertmaster, leads the musicians in Bach and Vivaldi.


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Originally aired starting 11/22/2008
Appalachian Songbook: North Carolina in Word, Music and Song

A special program uniting the poetry of Kathryn Stripling Byer, North Carolina's Poet Laureate, and music by North Carolina Composer Kenneth Frazelle. Byer, Frazelle, soprano Jacquelyn Culpepper, and pianist Phillip Bush perform.

ListenAppalachian Songbook, part 1          ListenAppalachian Songbook, part 2
MP3 Podcast


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Originally aired starting 10/15/2008
Opera Carolina Live Broadcast: Faust

Patton and ValentiCharles Gounod: Faust

James Valenti, Faust; Maureen O'Flynn, Marguerite; Chester Patton, Méphistophélès
James Meena, conductor

WDAV broadcasts Opera Carolina's season opener LIVE.


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Originally aired starting 8/29/2008
Charlotte Symphony Live Broadcast
Heidi MeierMozart and Mahler
Heidi Meier, soprano; Christof Perick, conductor

Mozart: Abduction from the Seraglio, Overture
Mahler: Symphony No. 1, "Titan"

WDAV broadcasts the season-opener of the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra live from the Blumenthal Performing Arts Center in Charlotte.
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Live Performance from the Kontras Quartet
Kontras 150 jpgLive from the John Clark Performance Studio, Matt Rogers hosts the Kontras Quartet. The ensemble performs the second Western Piedmont Symphony Chamber Classics Series concert at the Arts & Science Center of Catawba Valley in Hickory on Saturday, December 15th at 7:30 pm.
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Preview of the Charlotte Youth Ballet's Production of The Nutcracker
CYB30THMatt Rogers speaks with Gay Porter, founder and artistic director of the Charlotte Youth Ballet, about their annual production of The Nutcracker. Porter discusses the challenges of maintaining excellence year after year, as well as what those who are new to ballet might enjoy in the production. The Charlotte Youth Ballet is celebrating their 30th anniversary.
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Festival of Church Music Preview
nc-festivalofchurchmusic2012-122px.jpgA Festival of Church Music takes place at Myers Park Presbyterian Church October 21, 2012. This unique ecumenical concert is in Charlotte for the first time and features masterworks of sacred choral music performed by more than 200 voices from area church choirs. WDAV speaks with the leader of the concert, renowned English choral conductor and composer Paul Leddington Wright.


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Sphinx Virtuosi Preview 2012 ASC Awards Concert
The Sphinx Virtuosi will perform following the annual Arts & Science Council awards ceremony Tuesday evening. The Arts & Science Council presents its 2012 ASC Honors recipients for lifetime achievement in the arts, sciences and history. The awards ceremony will be held at 7:30 p.m. at the Knight Theater.
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Atlanta Guitar Trio live on WDAV
Atlanta Guitar TrioScott Plato, Adam Craighead and Bill Hearn form the Atlanta Guitar Trio, an innovative chamber ensemble presenting music of diverse genres and incorporating mandolin and theorbo into their performances. They will be at WDAV to speak with Frank Dominguez and perform in our Clark Performance Studio on-air live.
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Reel Music Special: Jerome Moross 100th Anniversary
Jerome Moross summary tile 300WDAV celebrates the life the great American composer
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Live Performance from the Cast of The Pearl Fishers
pearlfishers.jpgCast members from Opera Carolina's upcoming production of The Pearl Fishers visit to perform LIVE in the John Clark Performance Studio. The singers will chat withhost Matt Rogers about their careers, the opera, and the technology used in the show.
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Tenor and Baritone
tenorbaritone-thumb.jpgThabang Masango, tenor, and Bongani Ndhlalane, baritone, came to Charlotte from Pretoria, South Africa under the auspices of a program to help talented South Africans study in the States. Thabang and Bongani speak with WDAV about thier journey, and preview their November 2 concert concert of classical male vocal music at Myers Park Baptist Church.
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