Sara Schneider

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  • Username: Sara_Schneider
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  • Role: Producer/Reporter: Station-Based

Recent Pieces from Sara Schneider

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EMN 22-03: A Sense of Occasion, 7/4/2022 (:00)
From: The WFMT Radio Network

This week's show presents music which was written for or performed at various kinds of ceremonies: weddings, funerals, christenings, and coronations! We'll hear works by ...
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EMN 22-02: Music for Awhile, 6/27/2022 (58:30)
From: The WFMT Radio Network

The music of Henry Purcell beguiles all our cares, at least for an hour! We'll hear his coronation anthem for King James II, My Heart is Inditing, along with instrumental ...
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EMN 22-01: A Worcester Ladymass, 6/20/2022 (58:30)
From: The WFMT Radio Network

The week, Trio Mediaeval treats us to a 13th century Mass from the Abbey of St. Mary's, Worcester. This music survived destruction during the English Reformation because it ...
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EMN 21-52: Ferrara: Small but Mighty!, 6/13/2022 (58:30)
From: The WFMT Radio Network

During the years that Ferrara was a duchy ruled by the Este family, music was a valuable part of the fabric of life. This week's show presents music by composers who worked ...
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EMN 21-51: Psalms through the Centuries, 6/6/2022 (58:30)
From: The WFMT Radio Network

According to tradition, the Psalms were written by King David, who was also a talented harpist. These musical texts have inspired countless settings, and we'll hear several ...
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EMN 21-50: Bellum & Pax, 5/30/2022 (58:30)
From: The WFMT Radio Network

The origins of the song L'homme armé are veiled in mystery, but it took Europe by storm, inspiring about 50 Mass settings and other works. We'll hear a unique presentation ...
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EMN 21-49: Boston Camerata, 5/23/2022 (58:30)
From: The WFMT Radio Network

This week we're highlighting recent releases from the venerable Boston Camerata, including selections from Treasures of Devotion: European Spiritual Song ca. 1500, and Free ...
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EMN 21-48: Monteverdi's Musica Sacra, 5/16/2022 (58:30)
From: The WFMT Radio Network

A recent release of music by Claudio Monteverdi from Vita & Anima is the centerpiece of this week's show, which includes selections from Selva Morale et Spirituale, published ...
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EMN 21-47: A Spanish ensalada, 5/9/2022 (58:30)
From: The WFMT Radio Network

Ensaladas were 'musical salads': a popular genre in 16th century Spain which mixed various styles and languages in the manner of a quodlibet. This show is an ensalada of ...
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EMN 21-46: A Grand Motet by Rameau, 5/2/2022 (58:30)
From: The WFMT Radio Network

We're spending some time with Jean-Philippe Rameau, master of the French Baroque! We'll hear one of his grands motets, which he composed before his arrival in Paris, and some ...