Brad Poreda

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  • Username: bradporeda
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  • Role: National Program Staff

Recent Pieces from Brad Poreda

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African Journey (59:30)
From: Wind & Rhythm

On this episode of Wind & Rhythm we play Johan de Meij’s "African Harmony" featuring a collection of African folk songs, and Robert Washburn’s "Kilimanjaro", which is as ...
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The Wild Windy West (59:29)
From: Wind & Rhythm

On this episode of Wind & Rhythm, we head west as we listen to Elmer Bernstein’s theme for the Magnificent Seven and also to the Grand Canyon Suite by Ferde Grofe. It’s an ...
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Listeners' Choice 7 (59:30)
From: Wind & Rhythm

On this episode of Wind & Rhythm, we feature songs selected by you, our listeners. For example, Frank Ticheli’s “Vesuvius", written in 1999, depicts a bacchanalia before the ...
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A Look Back Upon Season 13 (59:30)
From: Wind & Rhythm

On this episode of Wind & Rhythm, we look back upon our 13th season with selections from past episodes, including composers Malcolm Arnold, Danny Elfman, Astor Piazolla, and ...
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Karel Husa's 100th (59:30)
From: Wind & Rhythm

On this episode of Wind & Rhythm, we celebrate the 100th birthday of Czech-born composer Karel Husa. We’ll play many of his wind band pieces, including his composition, ...
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Hymn Songs (59:30)
From: Wind & Rhythm

Do you have a favorite hymn song? On this episode of Wind & Rhythm, we listen to music inspired by and incorporating famous hymns, with music by Frank Ticheli, David ...
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Small Ensembles (59:29)
From: Wind & Rhythm

On this episode of Wind & Rhythm we explore a variety of small, intimate, and diverse ensembles, like the Bergen Wind Quintet, the National Flute Choir, the Empire Brass, and ...
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Birds of a Feather (59:30)
From: Wind & Rhythm

Do you have a favorite feathered friend? On this episode of Wind & Rhythm, we feature music inspired by birds, from composers Ralph Vaughn Williams, John Mackey, Julie ...
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Here Comes the Sun (59:30)
From: Wind & Rhythm

If not the sun, what is the hallmark of summertime? On this episode of Wind & Rhythm, we'll hear music inspired by the sun with pieces by Frank Ticheli, Steven Bryant, Viet ...
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Olympic Dreams (59:30)
From: Wind & Rhythm

Will you be watching the Olympic Games this year? On this episode of Wind & Rhythm, we pay homage to this sporting event with music by Aaron Copland, Leo Arnaud, John ...