You Voted...Listen for the Results! It's your favorite 30 classical works and 100 jazz songs on WRTI. Start listening on Friday, August 31st at noon and through Monday, September 3rd to hear your favorites. Don't miss a moment!
Wondering which classical works made the list? Can you guess what the #1 favorite jazz tune is? The Classical Countdown will air during regular classical hours. The Jazz Countdown will air Friday 6 to 10 pm, Saturday 6 to 9 pm, Sunday 8 pm to midnight, and Monday night until the last tune is played!
It’s all saxophones on Now is the Time, Sunday, August 26th at 10 pm. Sopranos, altos, the Prism Quartet on Laganella’s Leafless Trees, accompanied by piano, harp, trumpet, and on the Crossroads Songs of Evan Chambers, piano and percussion.
Now is the Time means American contemporary music on WRTI-HD2 and the all-classical stream at wrti.org.
PROGRAM: Marilyn Shrude: Renewing the Myth Keith Kramer: Brink
Tune in to hear some of Wayne Shorter's compositions done Big Band style to note his August 25th birthday. We'll also shake out a few sambas from bands including Thad Jones/ Mel Lewis and Bobby Sanabria. Don't miss it! Sunday, August, 26th, 7 to 8 pm.