11-23-18 American Jazz Pianist John Lewis - Jazz After Dinner

November 26th, 2018

On this week's show Joe listens to John Lewis an American jazz pianist, composer and arranger, best known as the founder and musical director of the Modern Jazz Quartet.

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11-25-18 Singers Unlimited - Conducting Conversations

November 26th, 2018

The subject of this week's program is the music of “Singers Unlimited”, with Mike Maino. Mike has a chance to do the third in a series about great American Artists. In this case the artists are a singing group from the 1970's, he plays some of their most famous arrangements. For more information or comments call (401) 294-9274, or email maino@classical959.com

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11-17-18 A Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra - WCRI’s Classical Kids Hour

November 19th, 2018

In this weeks WCRI Classical Kids Hour hosts Jamie & Pamela listen to The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra by English composer Benjamin Britten!

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11-16-18 Trumpeter and Vocalist Chet Baker - Jazz After Dinner

November 19th, 2018

On this week's Jazz After Dinner Joe features jazz trumpeter and vocalist Chet Baker.

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11-18-18 The Eastern Connecticut Ballet-The Nutcracker - Conducting Conversations

November 19th, 2018

This week The Eastern CT Ballet is the subject of the program, with Gloria Govrin, Atristic Director, and Lise Readon, Founder. We talk about their upcoming performance of “The Nutcracker”, and listen to some selections that will be danced to, Saturday, December 8, 7:00, and Sunday, December 9, 1:30, at the Garde Arts Center in New London CT. For tickets go to www.gardearts.org

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11-11-18 100 Years Ago in 1818 - WCRI’s Festival Series featuring The Newport Music Festival

November 12th, 2018

In this program WCRI host Mike Maino and The Newport Music Festivals Executive Director Pamela Pantos discuss favorite pieces from 100 years ago in 1818. For more information on the Newport Music Festival or to purchase tickets to one of their concerts visit newportmusic.org or call 401-849-0700.

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11-10-18 American Composer Aaron Copland - WCRI’s Classical Kids Hour

November 12th, 2018

In this weeks WCRI Classical Kids Hour hosts Jamie & Pamela listen to music by a wonderful American composer named Aaron Copland. He put lots of American Folk Songs to music and it's a great way to celebrate the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday.

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11-09-18 Pianist Horace Silver and Horace Silver Quintet - Jazz After Dinner

November 12th, 2018

On this week's Jazz After Dinner Joe features pianist Horace Silver and his Quintet from his 1964 Blue Note recording "Song For My Father"

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