04-05-20 Music of Irving Berlin - Conducting Conversations

April 6th, 2020

The subject of this week's program is the music of Irving Berlin as sung by Michael Feinstein, with Mike Maino. Mike has a chance to do a show about this great American Artist, without a guest, during the Coronavirus isolation. He'll talk about Berlin's life, and play his music as interpreted, performed and arranged by Michael Feinstein. For more information or comments about the show you can call (401) 294-9274, or email maino@classical959.com

Irving Berlin | American composer | Britannica

04-03-20 Drummer Arthur Taylor - Jazz After Dinner

April 6th, 2020

This week Joe is featuring drummer Arthur Taylor from his 1993 Polygram-Verve Records recording titled "Arthur Taylor's Wailers, Live at the Village Vanguard".

Arthur Taylor's Wailers - Wailin' At The Vanguard (1993, CD) | Discogs

04-04-20 Just the two of us and John Williams - WCRI’s Classical Kids Hour

April 6th, 2020

In this weeks WCRI Classical Kids Hour host Jamie Jones and is joined by a special guest host...his son Skylar Jones. Join them as they hang at home and listen to music composed by Skylar's favorite cinematic composer John Williams.

Music of John Williams' brings film score classics to town | Pulse ...

03-27-20 Pianist Mary Lou Williams - Jazz After Dinner

March 30th, 2020

This week Joe is featuring pianist Mary Lou Williams from her 1998 Chiaroscuro Records recording titled "Nite Life".

MARY LOU WILLIAMS - NiteLife - Amazon.com Music

03-21-20 Leonard Bernstein Young People’s Concert-The Anatomy of the Symphony - WCRI’s Classical Kids Hour

March 25th, 2020

In this weeks WCRI Classical Kids Hour hosts Jamie Jones and the Newport Music Festivals Education & Outreach Coordinator Trevor Neal invite you to join them as they listen to Leonard Bernstein Young People's Concert-The Anatomy of the Symphony.

Symphony - Wikipedia

03-22-20 Strings-Music for a New Decade - WCRI’s Festival Series featuring The Newport Music Festival

March 25th, 2020

In this program WCRI host Mike Maino and Newport Music Festival Executive Director Pamela Pantos discuss this years 52nd Newport Music Festival. In this program Pamela highlights the concert Strings-Music for a New Decade at The Breakers on Sunday, July 26 @ 8:00 pm. For more information on the Newport Music Festival, to purchase tickets to an upcoming concert or to make a donation please visit newportmusic.org or call 401-846-1133.

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03-20-20 Pianist Tim Ray - Jazz After Dinner

March 23rd, 2020

This week Joe is featuring pianist Tim Ray from his 2020 Whaling City Sounds recording titled "Excursions and Adventures".

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03-22-20 Aaron-Larget Caplan-classical guitarist - Conducting Conversations

March 23rd, 2020

This week we feature Aaron-Larget Caplan, classical guitarist. We will listen to examples of his music from his CDs, discuss his career and how he has had the opportunity to travel the world playing at great concert venues. For more information you can go to www.alcguitar.com ​


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