This original play is based on the life of freed slave William Wells Brown. The performance was recorded live in June 2010 and stars Mirron E. Willis as Wells Brown and features Barbara Rosenblat along with a multi-voice cast.
Christmas is here! WNIJ is sharing some unique holiday traditions. WNIJ staff member, Austin Cliffe, shares his family's recipe for glogg, a fiery Scandinavian drink.
We also reached out to listeners to hear about some of their ways of celebrating the season. One that stood out was from Cathy Christensen. Every year, her family carries out tradition by exchanging an old pair of socks.
On this final Sunday of the year, Sunday Baroque host Suzanne Bona will review some of the best recordings of 2012, including a last chance to audition selections from the Sunday Baroque Holiday Gift List. Join us Sunday, December 30th from 7am to 10am on Classical WNIU, 90.5.
A Kwanzaa celebration in story and song, again hosted by Madafo Lloyd Wilson. Familiar and favorite elements will be in place with plenty of music, and this year’s program will celebrate Family with special guests Elisha Minter, AKA Mother Minter, the show’s poet laureate, Beverly Burnette. Join us Sunday, December 29th at 6pm on 89.5, WNIJ.
Advent is a time of quiet contemplation and waiting. It's waiting for darkness to become light and for hopes to be realized. Throughout the centuries Advent has been observed musically in sacred and secular ways. Join Lynne Warfel for an hour of the most beautiful vocal music inspired by and written for Advent. Join us Sunday, December 2nd at 5pm on Classical WNIU, 90.5.