Arts and culture

Sessions from Studio A - The Lone Canary

Dec 29, 2016
Carl Nelson

The Lone Canary performs "Water in My Lungs" in WNIJ's Studio A.

The Lone Canary performs "Come Home" in WNIJ's Studio A.

Find The Lone Canary online at

In the last week of 2016, Songs We Love is featuring just a few of the songs that, for whatever reason, never got their due this year.

The clarinet and guitar are common enough instruments, but you've probably never heard them sound quite like this. In the hands of guitarist Golfam Khayam and clarinetist Mona Matbou Riahi, the instruments breathe together in music that borrows melody and improvisation from their Iranian homeland and classical structures from the West.

Sessions from Studio A - Dylan Lloyd

Dec 22, 2016
Carl Nelson

Dylan Lloyd performs "Aria" in WNIJ's Studio A.

Dylan Lloyd performs "Let Go" in WNIJ's Studio A.

Find Dylan Lloyd online at Facebook and ReverbNation.

The shopping's almost done. Menus are planned. The relatives are relatively under control.

Just one thing's missing from your holiday checklist — music.

Instead of fumbling through dusty CDs, LPs and cassettes, how about a click-of-the-mouse playlist of classical, and classy, holiday music?

There should be something here for just about everyone: plenty of Christmas carols, a few Hanukkah favorites and some off the beaten slope items.