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Each December, the hosts of WXXI Classical 91.5 present to our listeners our annual Holiday Songbook of curated music for the season. In addition to the major works listed below, as compiled by Music Director Julia Figueras, each of our hosts will present additional seasonal works as a part of their regular programming. Whether you celebrate the winter solstice, Christmas, Chanukah, Kwanzaa or something else, we wish you all a happy and healthy holiday season and a Happy New Year.

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 1 - 1ST SUNDAY OF ADVENT 6:00am 2:00pm

Abos: Magnificat Bach: Cantata No. 61, Nun komm, der Heiland

MONDAY, DECEMBER 2 8:00am 12:00pm 3:00pm

Finzi: Magnificat Couperin: Magnificat anima mea C.P.E. Bach: Magnificat

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 3 7:00am 1:00pm 4:00pm

Durante: Magnificat Raminsche: Magnificat Praetorius: Magnificat, Angels and Shepherds

WEDNESDAY. DECEMBER 4 9:00am 12:00pm 2:00pm 5:00pm

Mattheson: Magnificat e due cori Live from Hochstein: Holiday Horns Vivaldi: Magnificat Pärt: Magnificat

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 5 6:00am 8:00am 12:00pm 1:00pm 4:00pm 6:00pm

Busnois: Magnificat sexti toni Mozart: Dixit et Magnificat Vaughan Williams: Magnificat Mendelssohn: Magnificat Whitbourn: Magnificat Cavalli: Magnificat

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 6 - SAINT NICHOLAS DAY 7:00am 9:00am 12:00pm 2:00pm 3:00pm 4:00pm

Zelenka: Magnificat Fry: Santa Claus, Christmas Symphony Gombert: Magnificat Ropartz: The Miracle of Saint Nicholas Rutter: Magnificat Various selections from St. Nicholas Suite

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SATURDAY, DECEMBER 7 12:00pm 5:00pm

Mockridge: Miracle on 34th Street Shewan: Magnificat

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 8 6:00am 7:00am 2:00pm

Wanski: Missa solemnissa de nativitate Tchaikovsky: Nutcracker Suite-Orchestral Monteverdi: Magnificat, Vesper of Blessed Virgin

MONDAY, DECEMBER 9 6:00am 7:00am 8:00am 12:00pm 1:00pm 2:00pm 3:00pm 5:00pm 6:00pm

Paulus: We Sing Thy Birth Stamitz: Symphony No. 2, Sinfonia Pastorale Telemann: Göttlichs Kind, Lassmit Entzücken Sowash: A Christmas Ceremony for Flute & Cello Praulins: Latvian Solstice in the New World Corelli: Concerto Grosso, Op 6, No. 8, Christmas Finzi: In Terra Pax Buxtehude: O dulcis Jesu Hely-Hutchinson: A Carol Symphony

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 10 7:00am 8:00am 9:00am 12:00pm 1:00pm 3:00pm 5:00pm

Arnold: Whistle Down the Wind Vivaldi: Violin Concerto, Il riposo per il Santissimo Rouse: Karolju Anderson: Suite of Carols for Woodwinds J.C.F. Bach: The Infancy of Jesus Humperdinck: Sleeping Beauty, Christmas Pantomime Hanson: Dies Natalis

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 11 6:00am 7:00am 9:00am 12:00pm 2:00pm 3:00pm 4:00pm

Jolivet: Pastorales de Noel Kraus: Stella coeli Respighi: Church Windows Live from Hochstein: A Cup of Good Cheer Hasse: Chori angelici laetantes Christmas with Madrigalia 2019 Mielck: Old German Christmas Festival

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 12 6:00am 7:00am 8:00am 12:00pm 1:00pm 2:00pm 5:00pm 6:00pm

Benedetti: Pastori o voi, Christmas Cantata Nicolai: Christmas Overture Distler: Motete, Weihnachtsgeschichte Tournier: Six Noels for Harp Solo Saint Saens: Christmas Oratorio Bax: Christmas Eve Petritz: Die Herrlichkeit des Hern Hindemith: Tuttifantchen (Christmas Fairy Tale)

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FRIDAY, DECEMBER 13 7:00am 9:00am 12:00pm 1:00pm 2:00pm 3:00pm 4:00pm 6:00pm

Morales: Cum natus esset Davis: A Christmas Carol Ballet Malcolm: Missa ad Praesepe Myslivecek: Violin Concerto in G, Pastoral Rodrigo: Retablo de Navidad Rheinberger: The Star of Bethlehem Dall’Abaco: Christmas Concerto in C Garner: Three Carols

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 14 12:00pm 4:00pm

Heggie: On the Road to Christmas Telemann: O Jesu Christ, dein Kripplein ist

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 15 6:00am 7:00am 1:00pm 2:00pm 3:00pm 8:00pm

Püce: Christmas Cantata Linek: Organ Concerto, Christmas A Rochester Festival of Lessons & Carols Britten: A Ceremony of Carols The New York Philharmonic: Winter Jukebox Pipedreams: For the Christmas Festival

MONDAY, DECEMBER 16 7:00am 8:00am 9:00am 1:00pm 2:00pm 3:00pm 4:00pm 5:00pm 6:00pm

Corrette: Christmsa Symphony No. 4 Cui: Hymn to the Holy Mother of God Dyson: A Christmas Garland Ryba: Christmas Mass Traditional: The Christmas Suite Christmas with the King’s Singers Tchaikovsky: Nutcracker Suite – Piano Jenkins: Cantate Hodie (Sing Forth this Day) Reed: Russian Christmas Music

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 17 6:00am 8:00am 9:00am 12:00pm 1:00pm 2:00pm 3:00pm 4:00pm 5:00pm

Vaughan Williams: Fantasy on Christmas Carols Mielck: Old Bohemian Christmas Song Durante: Ad presepe venite Pastorale Anonymous: Meylâna Locatelli: Concerto Grosso in f, Christmas Respighi: Laud to the Nativity of the Lord Canadian Brass: Christmas Time is Here Sowash: A Christmas Rondo, String Trio Bessel: Komm, du schöen Freudenkronie

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WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 18 7:00am 8:00am 9:00am 12:00pm 1:00pm 3:00pm 4:00pm 5:00pm 6:00pm 8:00pm

Anderson: Suite of Carols Jacobi: Also hat Gott die Welt geliebet Arnold: Commonwealth Christmas Overture Baštiks: Christmas Cantata Backstage Pass: Concentus Gould: Serenade of Carols Vaughan Williams: On Christmas Night L. Mozart: A Musical Sleigh-ride Kakabadse: Theotokia St. Olaf Christmas Festival

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 19 7:00am 8:00am 9:00am 12:00pm 2:00pm 3:00pm 4:00pm 5:00pm 6:00pm

Tartini: Sinfonia Pastorale, Christmas Berlioz: Shepherds’ Farewell Lutoslawski: Polish Carols Mendelssohn: Weihnachten, Six Hymns Stroope: Hodie! Winter Holidays with Bill McGlaughlin Warren: Wexford Bells Bruhns: Jauchzet dem Herren, alle Welt Still: Christmas in the Western World

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 20 7:00am 8:00am 9:00am 12:00pm 1:00pm 2:00pm 3:00pm 4:00pm 5:00pm 10:00pm

Gossec: Symphony, Op. 5/3, Pastorella Lacis: Christmas Cantata Handel: Il Pastor Fido Bennett: Carol Suite No. 1 Barber: Die Natali Welcome Christmas Pezel: Concerto Pastorale, Christmas Concerto Stravinsky: Choral Variations on Von Himmel Hoch Paul Winter’s Solstice Celebration Echoes Winter Solstice 2019

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 21 – WINTER SOLSTICE ARRIVES AT 11:19PM 12:00pm 5:00pm 10:00pm

Vivaldi: Winter from The Four Seasons Lauridsen: Mid-Winter Songs Echoes Night Before Christmas

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 22 – CHANUKAH BEGINS AT SUNDOWN 6:00am 7:00am 1:00pm 2:00pm 2:56pm

Paulus: Jesu Carols Tew: Rhapsody on Jewish Folk Melodies Backstage Pass: Concentus Scarlatti: O di Betlemme altera The Eight Nights of Chanukah – 1st Night

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MONDAY, DECEMBER 23 – CHANUKAH 6:00am 7:00am 8:00am 9:00am 12:00pm 1:00pm 2:00pm 2:56pm 3:00pm 4:00pm 5:00pm 6:00pm

Mendelssohn: Von Himmel Hof Sowash: Guitar Suite for Old Friend at Christmas Traditional: A Wassail Suite Castelnuovo Tedesco: Violin Concerto No. 2, The Prophets Poulenc: Four Christmas Motets Gardner: Hebrew Fantasy J.S. Bach: Cantata No. 110, Unser Mund sei voll Lachens The Eight Nights of Chanukah – 2nd Night A Chanukah Celebration with Chicago a capella M. Haydn: Lauft, ihr Hirten Traditional: Jewish Favorites A Chanticleer Christmas

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 24 – CHANUKAH/CHRISTMAS EVE 6:00am 7:00am 8:00am 10:00am 12:00pm 1:00pm 2:00pm 3:00pm 3:00pm 4:00pm 5:00pm 6:00pm 11:00pm

Esenvalds: Christmas Eve Rossi: Suite of Movements, Books 1 & 2 Performance Today A Festival of Nine Lessons & Carols from King’s College Kreisler: Violin Concerto in the Style of Vivaldi Zilveris: Starlit Christmas Chanukah Lights 2019 The Eight Nights of Chanukah – 3rd Night Rimsky-Korsakov: Christmas Eve Vanhal: Missa Pastoralis Adler: To Celebrate a Miracle Christmas with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir A Rochester Festival of Lessons & Carols

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 25 – CHANUKAH/CHRISTMAS DAY 6:00am 7:00am 8:00am 9:00am 12:00pm 1:00pm 2:00pm 3:00pm 3:00pm 4:00pm 5:00pm 6:00pm 6:30pm 8:00pm

Sammartini: Concerto Grosso No. 6, Christmas Whitacre: Five Hebrew Love Songs Wagner: Siegfried Idyll W.F. Bach: Lasset uns ablegen die Werke der Finsternis Liszt: Christmas Tree (Weihnachtsbaum) Saladin: Canticum Hebraicum Christmas with Madrigalia 2019 The Eight Nights of Chanukah – 4th Night Durante: Pastorales, Cito Pastores Bernstein: Chichester Psalms Beethoven: Symphony No. 6, Pastoral Blessings of Christmas with Hugh Bonneville A Merry Little Christmas with Sutton Foster & Hugh Bonneville Handel’s Messiah with the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra

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THURSDAY, DECEMBER 26 – CHANUKAH/CHILDREN’S DAY/BOXING DAY 7:00am 8:00am 9:00am 12:00pm 1:00pm 2:00pm 2:56pm 3:00pm 5:00pm 6:00pm 8:00pm

L. Mozart: Cassation, Toy Symphony Fauré: Dolly Suite Stein: Three Hassidic Dances Blumer: Kinderspielzeug for wind quintet Davidson: A Singing of Angels McDonald: Suite from Childhood The Eight Nights of Chanukah – 5th Night The Christmas Revels: In Celebration of the Winter Solstice 2019 Bock: Fiddler on the Roof Suite Carpenter: Adventures in a Perambulator Music of the Baroque Brass & Choral Holiday Concert

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 27 – CHANUKAH 9:00am 12:00pm 2:56pm 3:00pm 10:00pm

Duffy: Heritage Suite Prokofiev: Overture on Hebrew Themes The Eight Nights of Chanukah – 6th Night Robinson: Great is the Miracle An Echoes Christmas

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 28 – CHANUKAH 12:00pm 3:00pm

Draganski: Klezmer Music The Eight Nights of Chanukah – 7th Night

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 29 – CHANUKAH 7:00am 2:00pm 2:56pm

Isaacson: Aspects of a Great Miracle Rosner: A Sephardic Rhapsody The Eight Nights of Chanukah – 8th Night

MONDAY, DECEMBER 30 8:00am 12:00pm 6:00pm

Chajes: Israeli Melodies Tyzik: Chanukah Suite Rossi: Les Cantiques de Salomon

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 31 7:00am 9:00am 1:00pm 2:00pm 4:00pm 6:00pm

Prokofiev: New Year’s Eve Ball Waltz Kunzen: New Year’s Gift for the Fair Sex Gebel: New Year’s Oratorio Finzi: Nocturne, New Year Music Herbert: Auditorium Festival March Roman: New Year Cantata

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 1, 2020 7:00am 9:00am 11:00am

Korngold: Auld Lang Syne Variations Performance Today New Year’s Day from Vienna 2020

THURSDAY, JANUARY 2 8:00pm

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra – Messiah

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Classical 91.5 Holiday Song Book 2019  

Each December, the hosts of WXXI Classical 91.5 present to our listeners our annual Holiday Song Book of curated music for the season. This...

Classical 91.5 Holiday Song Book 2019  

Each December, the hosts of WXXI Classical 91.5 present to our listeners our annual Holiday Song Book of curated music for the season. This...

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