WFIT Features

WFIT Features
4:53 pm
Mon December 8, 2014

Mozart's Attic Features Complete Performance of Handel's Oratorio, The Messiah

This week's broadcast of Mozart's Attic will be devoted entirely to a complete and uninterrupted performance of Handel's oratorio, The Messiah. 

Sir Colin Davis conducts the London Symphony Orchestra and Choir in an authentic reading of the original 1743 London score with soloists Heather Harper, Helen Watts, John Wakefield, and John Shirley-Quirk.

Tune in for Mozart's Attic every Thursday evening from 10 p.m. until midnight. You never know what you might come across in the attic.

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4:14 pm
Fri December 5, 2014

Jeanne Kelly Interview with Anni Piper on Tuesday, Dec. 9 at 9pm

Join Jeanne Kelly and Blues With A Twist on Tuesday, Dec. 9 at 9pm for a lively conversation with awarding winning Australian Blues artist Anni Piper.

Anni began playing guitar at 12 years old in her native Australia. Piper’s musical ability has led to several awards including a finalist for “Best Female Vocalist” at the 2008 Australian Blues Music Awards.

Be sure to tune in for some music from “Down Under” this Tues. 9pm on WFIT 89.5FM.

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8:46 am
Tue December 2, 2014

Mozart's Attic - Thursday, December 4 at 10:00 pm

With its exotic scales and rhythms, the music of Hungary has long has an outsize influence on the music of Europe. Composers, native and non- have brought the music of the peasantry, the Roma, and other influences as well to the concert stage. We take a look at some of the music of this relatively small nation with the music of Bartok, Kodaly, Liszt, Brahms, Berlioz, Tchaikovsky and others on this week's program.

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7:39 am
Mon November 24, 2014

Mozart's Attic 10:00 pm Thanksgiving Evening

The cycle of the nine Beethoven symphonies recorded by Arturo Toscanini and the NBC Symphony Orchestra for the then-new high fidelity vinyl phonograph records concludes this week with Number 9 in D minor. A good performance -- and this is a great one -- of this monumental work leaves no classical music lover unmoved.

And for something completely different, an overture to a Gilbert & Sullivan operetta, a ballet by Gounod, and some heroic music for organ and brasses are also scheduled.

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6:18 am
Mon November 24, 2014

FM Odyssey Thanksgiving Day Show Featuring A Updated Version of ALICE'S RESTAURANT!

Of course Thanksgiving would not be complete with out it! New updated version of the song & Arlo will tell us what the Guthrie's "really do" on Thanksgiving and Dan Fogelberg shares a memory of this holiday as well.

Plus, THE MISSING SEGMENTS from my Dan Fogelberg interview CD.

Historic Thanksgiving concerts. Songs: to comfort those alone, about November, Black Friday & the upcoming holidays.

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