Join Lynne Warfel for an hour of holiday movie music that ranges from the sentimental to the completely cranky. And don't forget our holiday-themed Flicks in Five episodes, as Lynne surveys "White Christmas," "Scrooge," "Polar Express" and "It's a Wonderful Life."
Composer Abbie Betinis continues a family tradition begun in 1922 by her great-grandfather by writing a new carol every year. For the 17th consecutive year, Betinis premieres this year's carol on Classical MPR. Her new carol is called 'Touch Hands.'
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.
The world-renowned Mormon Tabernacle Choir continues its tradition of great artistry this holiday season, with touching arrangements of familiar carols, and lesser-known melodies that are fast becoming the new classics.
'The Nutcracker' sets the scene and the tone for the holiday season. Alison Young presents the Berlin Philharmonic's performance of Tchaikovsky's work and talks about its accompanying dance with Ballet Minnesota Artistic Director Andrew Rist.