Classical Classroom

Classical Classroom, Episode 34: Beethoven’s Missa Solemnis with Keith Weber

In honor of Beethoven's 240-something birthday, Keith Weber, Grammy-nominated Producer, Director of Music and Organist at Salem Evangelical Lutheran Church in Houston, and Artistic Director of Grace Song, Inc., talks about just who this "Beethoven" guy was, why he was officially excused from having manners at parties, and all about his "Missa Solemnis" mass.

Audio production by Todd “Todd Rundgren” Hulslander without a lick of help from Dacia Clay.

Music used in this episode:

– Ludwig van Beethoven’s Missa solemnis in D major, Op. 123

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Dacia Clay

Dacia Clay

Host/Producer, Classical Classroom; Web Editor, Arts & Culture

Dacia began her career in public radio as the Audio Librarian for Houston Public Media (then KUHF) in 2009. She earned her Master of Library Science degree from the University of North Texas' School of Library and Information Science, where she focused on special collections (thanks to the sage advice...

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