Leroy Anderson http://wrti.org en Is This Your Type of Video? Take A Look And A Listen! http://wrti.org/post/your-type-video-take-look-and-listen <p>Leroy Anderson has just the right touch with <em>The Typewriter </em>composed in 1950. It's one of many short, light orchestral works that the prolific composer wrote between 1946 and 1970. Many were performed by the Boston Pops under the direction of Arthur Fiedler.</p><p> Tue, 28 Jan 2014 11:01:10 +0000 Dave Conant 4202 at http://wrti.org Is This Your Type of Video? Take A Look And A Listen! A Leroy Anderson Christmas: Dec. 23rd, 2 to 3 pm http://wrti.org/post/leroy-anderson-christmas-dec-23rd-2-3-pm <p>Celebrate the holiday with <em>A Leroy Anderson Christmas</em>! This program contains a variety of beloved classic Christmas arrangements and original music by Leroy Anderson. Hosted by conductor Leonard Slatkin and the composer's son Kurt Anderson, the broadcast features recorded performances of Leroy Anderson's Christmas music with Leonard Slatkin conducting the BBC Concert Orchestra, and Leroy Anderson conducting his orchestra.</p><p>Listeners will also hear Leroy Anderson commenting on his inspiration for writing some of his famous Christmas music, and what Christmas means to him.</p> Tue, 18 Dec 2012 20:48:48 +0000 Jack Moore 4917 at http://wrti.org A Leroy Anderson Christmas: Dec. 23rd, 2 to 3 pm