Wind & Rhythm

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We're the gathering place for people who love band music.

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When we claim to be "the gathering place for people who love band music," we're talking about a group of over 38 million people in the US alone. In America, hearing classical music "live" usually means hearing it at a band concert. We love marches and the music of Holst and Vaughan Williams, but the repertoire for winds is formidable. And the culture of wind music is vibrant, including people of all ages!


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Do you know what musical descendant of the chalumeau can be found in most modern bands? On this episode of Wind & Rhythm, we feature the clarinet...

Bought by KVNO and Delmarva Public Media


  • Added: Feb 24, 2021
  • Length: 59:29
  • Purchases: 2
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What do you think of when ice hockey, maple syrup, moose, and extreme politeness is mentioned? Canada, perhaps. On this episode of Wind & Rhythm we...

Bought by KWAX, KMFA, WUAL, WBAA, KVNO and more


  • Added: Feb 17, 2021
  • Length: 59:30
  • Purchases: 6
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To whom in your life would you dedicate a song? On this episode we listen to music composers who have dedicated music to very special people in the...

Bought by KWAX, GCR (Global Community Radio), Delmarva Public Media, KMFA, WBAA and more


  • Added: Feb 10, 2021
  • Length: 59:30
  • Purchases: 7
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On this episode of Wind & Rhythm we revisit the wind octet. We’ll hear Stravinsky’s famous Octet for Wind Instruments as well as new commissions ...

Bought by WRTI, KWAX, GCR (Global Community Radio), WBAA, KMFA and more


  • Added: Feb 03, 2021
  • Length: 59:29
  • Purchases: 8
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If you listen to big band jazz, chances are good you’ve heard Sammy Nestico. On this episode of Wind & Rhythm we pay tribute to the memory of this...

Bought by WRTI, KWAX, GCR (Global Community Radio), KMFA, WUAL and more


  • Added: Jan 27, 2021
  • Length: 59:29
  • Purchases: 8
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Come help us celebrate the 100th birthday of prolific American composer Alfred Reed! On this episode of Wind & Rhythm we’ll hear parts of his Arme...

Bought by WRTI, KWAX, GCR (Global Community Radio), KMFA, Delmarva Public Media and more


  • Added: Jan 20, 2021
  • Length: 59:30
  • Purchases: 7
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What is one of your favorite wind band pieces? On this episode of Wind & Rhythm, we feature music picked by you, for our 5th Listeners' choice prog...

Bought by KWAX, GCR (Global Community Radio), Delmarva Public Media, WUAL, KMFA and more


  • Added: Jan 13, 2021
  • Length: 59:30
  • Purchases: 7
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On this episode of Wind & Rhythm, we pay tribute to composers and other musicians who have passed away this last year including Ennio Morricone and...

Bought by WRTI, KWAX, WBAA, KMFA, WUAL and more


  • Added: Jan 06, 2021
  • Length: 59:29
  • Purchases: 7
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How will you be bringing in the New Year? On this episode of Wind & Rhythm we offer music… with drink pairings. We’ll hear works by Frank Ticheli...

Bought by KWAX, KMFA, WUAL, Delmarva Public Media, WBAA and more


  • Added: Dec 30, 2020
  • Length: 59:29
  • Purchases: 6
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What 18th-century oratorio has become a Christmas tradition? On this episode of Wind & Rhythm we listen to a special wind band presentation of Hand...

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio), WBAA, KMFA, KVNO, and Delmarva Public Media


  • Added: Dec 23, 2020
  • Length: 59:30
  • Purchases: 5