KDAQ Repairs:

Christmas

11:00am

Wed December 25, 2013
The Rose Ensemble

The Rose Ensemble: La Nochebuena: A Spanish Renaissance Christmas

Airs Wednesday, December 25 at 11 a.m. In La Nochebuena, The Rose Ensemble explores the great variety of music that filled the royal court of Ferdinand and Isabella, and flooded the chapels and streets of Renaissance Spain. Serene choral music from 16th-century masters is balanced with spirited cantigas for solo voice and harp. Spanish-language villancicos from court and countryside, and lively dances for vihuela, harp and percussion.

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2:00pm

Tue December 24, 2013
Advent Voices

Advent Voices

Airs Tuesday, December 24 at 2 p.m. A one hour special of contemplative music for the season, hosted by Lynne Warfel.

1:00pm

Tue December 24, 2013
A Chanticleer Christmas

A Chanticleer Christmas

Airs Tuesday, December 24 at 1 p.m. A Chanticleer Christmas is American Public Media’s one-hour celebration of the season as told through the glorious voices of Chanticleer, the 12-voice San Francisco-based men’s choir. The program spans the globe and the centuries – from England in the 1300s to new arrangements of classic and contemporary carols.

9:00pm

Mon December 23, 2013
Morehouse and Spelman Glee Clubs

Christmas with Morehouse and Spelman Glee Clubs

Morehouse and Spelman Glee Clubs

Airs Monday, December 23 at 9 p.m. One of the great holiday traditions in America, the choirs of Morehouse and Spelman Colleges -- two of the most prestigious historically black institutions in the nation -- get together to present a spine-tingling concert program. This year's program features the best works of the last several years. It's a joyous celebration of the schools' tradition of singing excellence, with their trademark mixture of spirituals and carols. Korva Coleman hosts. 

8:00pm

Mon December 23, 2013
A Christmas Carol

Jonathan Winters' A Christmas Carol

Airs Monday, December 23 at 8 p.m. Master comedian Jonathan Winters presents a distinctive reading of Dickens' holiday classic, with a special performing edition prepared by Dickens for his own presentations.            

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