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TheClassicalStation.org Celebrates National Themes

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Let the music take you away to beautiful and enchanting places.

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WCPE FM Armchair Travelers Weekend
TheClassicalStation.org Celebrates National Themes

=WCPE Music Director William Woltz announces a weekend-long extravaganza celebrating Great Classical Music around the world October 11, 12, 2014. Throughout this two-day festival, WCPE will share music representing various national themes. On Saturday you may request your favorite travelogue music at http://theclassicalstation.org/features_request.shtml.

“Let the music take you away to beautiful and enchanting places, from the river Moldau to the Hebrides, the Grand Canyon, the gardens of Spain, and beyond”, offers Woltz.

11 Saturday
9:00 a.m. Mendelssohn: Symphony no. 4 in A (Italian)
10:00 a.m. Copland: El Salón México
11:00 a.m. Strauss II: “The Blue Danube”
1:00 p.m. Offenbach: Gaîté Parisienne
2:00 p.m. Sowande: African Suite
3:00 p.m. Respighi: The Pines of Rome
4:00 p.m. Chen: The Butterfly Lovers (Concerto for Violin)
5:00 p.m. Albéniz: Spanish Rhapsody

12 Sunday
7:00 a.m. Handel: Concerto Grosso in G, op. 6, no. 1
11:00 a.m. Sibelius: Finlandia
12:00 p.m. Mozart: Symphony no. 38 in D (Prague)
1:00 p.m. Nelson: “Savannah River Holiday”
2:00 p.m. Barrios: Three Paraguayan Dances
3:00 p.m. Elgar: Cockaigne Overture (In London Town)
4:00 p.m. Vaughan Williams: Symphony no. 5 in D
5:00 p.m. Rimsky-Korsakov: Capriccio Espagnol

WCPE’s 24/7 live broadcast of Great Classical Music, 24 Hours A Day can be accessed around the globe in several ways; on-line streaming in multiple formats, including IPv6, small dish home satellite reception, local cable television systems and traditional radio broadcasting. A complete list of the ways WCPE is available with instructions for cable and satellite reception can be found at: http://theclassicalstation.org/listen.shtml.

About WCPE:
With a 36 plus year history, WCPE 89.7 FM is a non-commercial, 100 percent listener-supported, independent station dedicated to excellence in Great Classical Music broadcasting. WCPE is heard worldwide on the Internet in multiple formats, including the next generation IPv6. Because WCPE receives no tax-derived support, the station conducts two on-air fundraising campaigns and two major mail-out campaigns per year to raise needed operating funds. For more information, visit http://www.TheClassicalStation.org or call 919-556-5178.


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