WSHU Holiday Programs

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WSHU is bringing you a wide selection of special programs this holiday season, including music and thoughts for Hanukkah; songs, carols and stories for Christmas; music for Kwaanza and the political satire of the Capitol Steps.

On behalf of all of us at WSHU, we wish you a wonderful holiday season and a peaceful, happy new year.

A Victorian Christmas with David Bouchier

Nov 30, 2016

Join David Bouchier for the annual Victorian Christmas Show – an afternoon of seasonal music and stories about the traditions, myths and entertainments of Christmas a century and more ago. Sunday, Dec. 18, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., WSHU-FM.

Echoes Sonic Seasonings

Nov 30, 2016
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Echoes Sonic Seasonings brings a quieter holiday spirit to your radio with intimate, live performances of seasonal music. Sunday, Dec. 18, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., WSHU-FM and WSUF.

A Paul Winter Solstice Concert

Nov 30, 2016
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Celebrate the Return of the Sun – and the Warming of the heart – with Paul Winter's Annual Winter Solstice Celebration . We head back to New York's Cathedral of St. John the Divine to hear The Paul Winter Consort and the glorious Cathedral Pipe Organ. The performance brings traditional holiday favorites and new sounds from around the world with special guests Ivan Lins and Renato Braz. Sunday, Dec. 18, 10 p.m. to midnight, WSHU-FM and WSUF.

Welcome Christmas

Nov 30, 2016
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A one-hour program of holiday favorites, new and old, presented live in concert by VocalEssence , the superb ensemble known as "an orchestra of voices." Monday, Dec. 19, 8 p.m. to 9 p.m., WSHU-FM.

A Chanticleer Christmas

Nov 30, 2016
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Chanticleer is known around the world as “an orchestra of voices” for the seamless blend of its 12 male voices ranging from countertenor to bass and its original interpretations of vocal literature, from Renaissance to jazz, and from gospel to venturesome new music. And Christmas is their favorite time of year, when they accompany the holiday season with joy and tranquility in music old, new and familiar. Nanino, Byrd, Praetorious, Gabrieli, Villette and Poulenc are among the composers who...

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