Giving Voice Chorus began because its founders had parents with Alzheimer's, knew what music could do for memory care and wanted to bring people together. It's now 160 singers strong across the Twin Cities. On Saturday, This Saturday, they will premiere 'Love Never Forgets.'
Eric Whitacre is the most popular choral composer today, and his works are beloved by choirs throughout the world. In this one-hour programs, he introduces the music with co-host Brian Newhouse and describes the often-colorful backstory of how each piece came to be.
Composer Morten Lauridsen joins Brian Newhouse for the latest episode of Brian's Picks. Lauridsen shares recordings of four of his works as well as insights into his composition process, the poetry that inspires him, and more.