December 22, 2014 Every year, All Songs Considered hosts Bob Boilen and Robin Hilton go on a musical holiday adventure. This year, they take a rocket ride to outer space and are joined by a few special guests.
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A driver disguised as Santa Claus drives a public bus at Paulista Avenue in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
December 24, 2013 As a holiday gift to you, we present a special concert with Molotov, Cafe Tacvba and Bajofondo. Jasmine Garsd and Felix Contreras guest-host the show with Grammy and Academy Award winner Gustavo Santaolalla.
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December 31, 2004 Lorin Maazel conducts the Vienna Philharmonic in a New Year's Day concert from the Golden Hall of the Musikverein in the Austrian captial. An annual tradition for the past 65 years, the concert is a celebration of waltzes and polkas from the Straussian era.
December 31, 2004 NPR and WBGO, Jazz 88 in Newark ring in the New Year with the 25th anniversary edition of Toast of the Nation — 13 hours of jazz and blues from Europe and across America.
December 24, 2004 Founded three decades ago under conductor Arthur Fiedler, Holiday Pops is one of the great American traditions of music for the season. Keith Lockhart conducts the Boston Pops in a concert of Christmas classics, carols and medleys.
December 23, 2004 Minnesota Public Radio's Brian Newhouse hosts one of the oldest musical celebrations of Christmas in the United States, the St. Olaf Christmas Festival. Started in 1912, the festival features more than 500 student musicians from the famed college choirs and orchestra.
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