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January 2020

WQXR Presents: Beginner’s Ear

WQXR Presents: Beginner's Ear

Unplug and recharge your batteries during a 60-minute guided, live music meditation every Friday, starting January 17 through March 6. Join us for a special Lunar New Year edition of the series that will feature vocalist Jen Shyu, gamin, and Kaoru Watanabe on Japanese flutes and drums.

 

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Sound to Image: The Passion of Joan of Arc

Composer David Cieri, best known for scoring Ken Burns’ films, presents an audacious new work: a live score for the 1928 silent film classic La Passion de Jeanne d’Arc. Hosted by WQXR’s Merrin Lazyan.

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Do We Still Need Faith in the 21st Century?

Very Biggest Questions

Journalist Angélique Roché (NBC News, Marvel) hosts a discussion about what faith means to us in the U.S. in the 21st century, ranging from the role that religions and spiritual movements play in public life, how faith practices have evolved, and why human beings are drawn to faith even as we may try to pull away.

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10 Things That Scare Me, Live!

Podcast Mixtape

Find out why vulnerability and empathy are so closely linked as the team of storytellers and sound designer behind the innovative podcast 10 Things That Scare Me stage a night you won’t soon forget!

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WQXR Presents: Beginner’s Ear

WQXR Presents: Beginner's Ear

Unplug and recharge your batteries during a 60-minute guided, live music meditation every Friday, starting January 17 through March 6. This edition will feature classical pianist Lisa Moore and Colombian composer Julián De La Chica.

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February

WQXR’s Midday Masterpieces: Sophia Bacelar

WQXR's Midday Masterpieces

Settle in for a free hour of musical serenity with cellist Sophia Bacelar in an all-Russian program.

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WQXR Presents: Beginner’s Ear

WQXR Presents: Beginner's Ear

Unplug and recharge your batteries during a 60-minute guided, live music meditation every Friday, starting January 17 through March 6. This edition will feature violinists Katie Hyun and Beth Wenstrom.

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Podcast Mixtape: Design Matters

Podcast Mixtape

In celebration for the podcast’s 15 years of broadcasting, host Debbie Millman tapes live with a special guest.

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Ticket to…Afghanistan

Ticket To...Explore the World with the Alignist Book Club

Get a taste of a faraway place right here in our intimate studio space. This month, we travel to Afghanistan through the lens of Nadia Hashimi’s novel, A House Without Windows, with host Beenish Ahmed, founder of The Alignist book club and subscription service.

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WQXR Classical Beer Jam: B-Minor Valentine

Craft Beer Jam

Our recipe for Valentine’s Day magic? Classical music paired with craft beer! Join us as we raise a pint glass to classical music’s great love affairs and epic breakups.

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