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Houston Music Highlights: Week Of December 14th, 2015

A preview of the Houston Music Highlights airing on Classical 91.7 this week.

The Mediæval Bæbes in the Geary Studio with St.John Flynn
The Mediæval Bæbes in the Geary Studio with St.John Flynn

Be on the listen for Houston Music Highlights, Tuesday through Friday on Classical 91.7! These 6-minute highlights feature local musicians and ensembles such as the Houston Symphony, the Apollo Chamber Players, and numerous others each week.  Houston Music Highlights air at 7 AM, and then repeat at 1 PM, 6 PM, and 10 PM.

This week, we’re in full holiday-mode with selections, merry and bright!  Highlights include a track from Cantare Houston’s Christmas CD, a guitar-and-piano arrangement of a wintry favorite, plus seasonal tunes sung in HPM’s very own Geary Studio.

 

Tuesday

Messe de Minuit pour Noël – Gloria: Marc-Antoine Charpentier

Cantare Houston

Little Tree: Cantare Christmas at the MFAH (Cantare HPR 629)

 

Wednesday

The Four Seasons – Winter – I. Allegro non molto: Antonio Vivaldi, arr. Robert Bekkers

The Bekkers Duo: Robert Bekkers, guitar; Anne Ku, piano

Performed in HPM’s Geary Performance Studio on December 31, 2010

 

Thursday

Malpas Wassail Song, Alleluia & Sussex Mummer’s Carol: Traditional

Revels Houston

Recorded in HPM’s Geary Performance Studio on December 11, 2012

 

Friday

Gaudete and Ding Dong Merrily on High: Traditional

The Mediæval Bæbes

Recorded in HPM’s Geary Performance Studio on December 12, 2014

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Catherine Lu

Content Producer & Announcer

While growing up in Chicago and Houston, Catherine’s love for art, music and creative writing was influenced by her teachers and parents. She was once concertmaster of the Clear Lake High School Orchestra and a four-time violinist of the Texas All-State Symphony. A graduate of the University of Chicago, Catherine...

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