Get in the spirit with WVIK's holiday broadcasts

Holiday Programming 2013

Beginning Sunday, December 1st

Classical Programs- Morning Classics, Perspective, and Serenade 

Dave Garner, Mindy Heusel, and Michael Wahlmann mix in holiday favorites from the WVIK library.

Specials:

Thursday, November 28th at 7:00 pm

Hanukkah Lights 2013

Hanukkah stories by acclaimed authors read by Susan Stamberg and Murray Horwitz.

Sunday, December 22nd at 2:00 pm

Amahl and the Night Visitors 

Mindy Heusel features Gian Carlo Menotti's Christmas classic as part of her Sunday Perspective. 

Sunday, December 22nd at 7:00 pm

Handel Oratorio Society: Messiah 

Jon Hurty and the Handel Oratorio Society chorus, orchestra, and soloists in a new take on a Quad City holiday tradition-- a 90-minute performance concentrating on the Christmas story. 

Christmas Eve:

Tuesday, December 24th at 9:00 am

A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols

Live from Cambridge, England, the legendary Christmas service performed by the King's College Choir.

Tuesday,December 24th from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Morning Classics and Perspective

Music for the season with Dave Garner in the morning and Mindy Heusel in the afternoon.

Tuesday, December 24th at 7:00 pm

Tinsel Tales

NPR Christmas Favorites: Stories from the NPR archives that touch on the meaning of Christmas.

Tuesday, December 24th at 8:00 pm

Performance Today

A holiday edition of American Public Media's classical music magazine program.

Tuesday, December 24th at 10:00 pm

A Nova Christmas

Music director Laura Lane leads Nova Singers in their annual concert of Christmas favorites.

Christmas Day:

Wednesday, December 25th at 9:00 am

A Choral Christmas with Stile Antico

London's award-winning choir visits St. Paul's Church on Harvard Square for a concert of sacred music from the renaissance.

Wednesday, December 25th at 10:00 am

A Nova Christmas

Music director Laura Lane leads Nova Singers in their annual concert of Christmas favorites.

Wednesday, December 25th at 12:00 pm

Welcome Christmas

Joyful holiday classics, new and old, from Minneapolis-based chorus, Vocal Essence. 

Wednesday, December 25th at 1:00 pm

St. Olaf Christmas Festival

Hymns, carols, choral works, and orchestral selections celebrating the nativity from St. Olaf College in Northfield, MN.

Wednesday, December 25th at 3:00 pm

A Chanticleer Christmas

America's premier male chorus celebrates Christmas with arrangements of classic and contemporary carols.

New Year's Day:

Wednesday, January 1st at 10:00 am

New Year's Day from Vienna 2014

The Vienna Philharmonic presents its annual concert from the Golden Hall of the Musikverein in Vienna.