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8:10 am
Mon February 9, 2015

Mozart's Attic - Thursday, Feb 12th at 10:00 pm

The Kaddish Symphony, dating from 1963, concludes the cycle of the three symphonies of Leonard Bernstein this week on Mozart's Attic. We'll also hear the composer's set of Symphonic Dances from West Side Story.
Then music of English Baroque composer William Boyce, piano music from Schubert, a horn concerto by Mozart, and some Russian liturgical music for men's chorus.

89.5 FM and streaming live at WFIT.org and on the NPR Music App.

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8:56 am
Tue February 3, 2015

The State of NASA

NASA Administrator Charles Bolden, accompanied by KSC Director Robert Cabana was at Kennedy Space Center Monday to give his State of NASA speech in the Armstrong Operation and Check Out Building.
Credit MALCOLM DENEMARK/FLORIDA TODAY

NASA opened it's doors to the media yesterday. WFIT's Rick Glasby filed this report from Kennedy Space Center.

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8:26 am
Tue February 3, 2015

Mozart's Attic - Thursday, Feb 5th at 10:00 pm

Antonio Vivaldi

Leonard Bernstein's music will again be featured this week with the Symphonic Suite from his film score for On the Waterfront, followed by his Symphony No. 2, a musical interpretation of W.H. Auden's poem, The Age of Anxiety.

 The second hour will be devoted to the German, French, Italian, and Spanish Baroque with music of Bach, Rameau, Vivaldi, and Soler.

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2:50 pm
Fri January 30, 2015

Sandman Returns on Private Radio

Sandman

On Saturday morning, January 31st at 8 a.m., Sandman returns to his rightful place behind the microphone at WFIT Broadcast Center.

Tune in and enjoy this fresh new edition of PrivateRadio on WFIT, 89.5 FM "on the dial" and steaming live at WFIT.org.

Enjoy great music, good vibes, and a joyful noise to start your Saturday....and don't forget to turn it up!

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10:57 am
Tue January 27, 2015

Mozart's Attic - Thursday, Jan. 29 at 10 pm

Leonard Bernstein

This week we begin a cycle of the three symphonies of Leonard Bernstein with his Symphony No. 1, known as the Jeremiah Symphony, taken from the Book of Lamentations. We'll also hear his ballet score Fancy Free. These are two works that were written before Bernstein turned twenty-six.

Another look at Lenny in the first hour of this week's Mozart's Attic.

The program will also include an overture by Beethoven, and will conclude with Gustav Holst's most well-known work, The Planets.

Sunday night at 10 on 89.5 FM and streaming live at WFIT.org and the NPR Music App.

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