Alpha Waves

Alpha Waves

A brief explanation of the brain circuitry brought about by the kind of delicious musical programing we find here with Adagio.

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Hidden Within
I Know
Across the Universe
All the World's a Stage
A la Claire Fontaine
Wake Up Alone
Hand Bags and Glad Rags
Halelujah!
Ain't Necessarily So
Wayfaring Stranger
Aignish
Cumha Do
Mickey's Farewell
ARTIST
Adam Schroeder
Jude
Laibach
Jeffery Dench
Les Petits Minous
Amy Winehouse
Gary Burton
k.d.lang
Ella Fitzgerald/Louis Armstrong
Charlie Hayden
Capercaille
Capercaille
Aaron Neville
ALBUM
Handful of Stars
City of Angels
Let it Be
YouTube
Clipounets
Back to Black
Alone at Last
Recollection
Porgy and Bess
Art of Song
Blood is Strong
Blood is Strong
Stay Awake
LABEL
Capri
Reprise
Mute
YouTube
Musicreche
Universal
Atlantic
Nonesuch
UMG
Universal
Vertical
Vertical
UMG

Some of our recent programs:

Martha’s Ballet

Martha’s Ballet

A sampling of Aaron Copeland’s music written for Martha Graham’s ballet, which she named Appalachian Spring, and a host of others celebrating the arrival of spring.

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Aguas de Março, Part I

Aguas de Março, Part I

An exploration of the finest celebration of spring, Aguas de Março, and the unparalleled artistry of Antonio Carlos Jobim.

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Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

Chinese composer Tan Dun leads off this week’s program with a sampling from his soundtrack to the film Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon.  And also a little tango from the French group L’Armenonville.

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Gabriel Yared

Gabriel Yared

A sampling of the work of Gabriel Yared,the Lebanese/French film composer, as well as a selection of other works certain to please.

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Mardi Gras

Mardi Gras

We celebrate Mardi Gras this week with Gal Costa and Bossa Nova and a sampling of others sure to please.

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Remedial Music

Remedial Music

Expansive, atmospheric music to help drive out the anxiety of these times. And with a selection of love songs for the week of Valentine’s Day, including a 13th Century “Rumination” on passionate love.

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Correspondence

Correspondence

Kathleen Turner reads an arresting poem by Argentinian/Chilean Ariel Dorfman, and in his honor a sampling of tango for February.

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