Hanukkah Lights 2016 and Chanukkah in Story and Song: tonight’s “Evening Concert”

December 29, 2016
 

Tonight at 7:00 on the Evening Concert on WILL-FM 90.9 “The New York Philharmonic This Week” is pre-empted so that we can bring you two Holiday Specials: “Hanukkah Lights 2016” and “Chanukah in Story and Song” hosted by Leonard Nimoy.

Thursday December 29: Holiday Specials

(pre-empts The New York Philharmonic This Week")

Hanukkah Lights 2016 and

Chanukkah in Story and Song            

Hanukkah Lights is a perennial NPR favorite with all new Hanukkah stories for 2016. Authors include R.L. Maizes with more authors TBA. Hosted by Susan Stamberg and Murray Horwitz.

This hour-long Chanukah favorite (Chanukkah in Story and Song) returns: A celebration by The Western Wind performing Ladino songs of Spanish Jews, Yiddish melodies of Eastern Europe and modern Israeli tunes. Leonard Numoy hosts

(Chanukah started at sundown on Saturday, December 24 and ends Sunday, January 1)


Classical 24 Music Playlist

Illinois Arts Council Agency logo

These programs are partially sponsored by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.

WILL Highlights

Illinois Country

View the web-exclusive series Voices of Illinois Country today 


Watch now

Stream new PBS content anytime, anywhere


WILL Passport

Get caught up on past seasons before the Sept. premiere