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.
A tradition almost 100 years old, A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols will be heard live nationwide from the Choir of King's College, Cambridge, England, on Christmas Eve. But you can get in the holiday mood now by entering for a chance to win a CD or DVD commemorating the highly acclaimed event.
This unique, one-hour program of holiday music is presented live in concert by Chanticleer. Hear why this superb 12-man ensemble is known as "an orchestra of voices," as they perform holiday classics and new favorites.