Celebrate Christmas Eve with a different kind of Christmas music. From Al Di Meola's "Winter Nights" and Enya's "And Winter Came", to R. Carlos Nakai's "Winter Dreams," its music that's cool and chilled for a perfect Christmas Eve. Join us Tuesday December 24th at 10pm on 89.5, WNIJ.
We get into a Celtic Christmas spirit with a new live concert from Irish singer Moya Brennan and a set of ambient chamber folk music from Jeff Johnson Brian Dunning and Wendy Goodwin.
Moya Brennan is the vocalist for the Clannad . Jeff Johnson has recorded Celtic-influenced music on Windham Hill Records, Brian Dunning was the Irish flute player for Windham Hill’s Nightnoise band, and Wendy Goodwin is a noted violinist.
Join us for a rebroadcast on Sunday, December 22nd at 10pm on 89-5, WNIJ.
A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols is the Christmas Eve service held in King's College Chapel. The Festival was introduced in 1918 to bring a more imaginative approach to worship. It was first broadcast in 1928 and is now broadcast to millions of people around the world.
A service in song and word that has become one of the nation's most cherished holiday celebrations. Tickets to the event, which takes place at St. Olaf College in Northfield, MN, are always gone months in advance. The festival includes hymns, carols, choral works, and orchestral selections celebrating the Nativity and featuring more than 500 student musicians who are members of five choirs and the St. Olaf Orchestra. Join us Thursday, December 23rd at 9am on Classical WNIU, 90.5.