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THE GIFT OF MUSIC New
During Shades of Classics December 16 and December 23 programs we will be awarding all listeners with the "Gift of Music".  Call in during one of these two programs at 204-774-6877 to receive YOUR "Gift of Music" courtesy of Shades of Classics and CKUW!  We will have CD's and concert tickets to giveaway.  All gifts must be picked up at CKUW.


SECRET GARDEN INTERVIEW
If you missed the interview on November 18 with Secret Garden (Rolf Lovland and Fionnuala Sherry) you can download it from the Shades of Classics archives on the CKUW website using the following link. The interview is in hour 2 of the show.
Shades of Classics Archive


ANASTASIA INTERVIEW
If you missed the interview on November 11 with neo-classical musician and composer Anastasia you can download it from the Shades of Classics archives on the CKUW website using the following link. The interview is in hour 2 of the show.
Shades of Classics Archive


HEIDI WRIGHT INTERVIEW
If you missed the interview on November 11 with singer/songwriter Heidi Wright and her music teacher Jerry Semchyshyn you can download it from the Shades of Classics archives on the CKUW website using the following link. The interview is in hour 1 of the show.
Shades of Classics Archive
And here is a link to the Tec Voc Video of Heidi


SHADES OF CLASSICS FUNDRIVE A HUGE SUCCESS
A heartfelt thank you to everyone who pledged their support to Shades of Classics during FunDrive! Thanks to YOU Shades of Classics exceeded its goal and raised $1200 for CKUW!!  Your support of this program helps CKUW continue bringing you all the great programming you enjoy on YOUR community access radio station!

And even though our FunDrive program has past you can still show your commitment to Shades of Classics and our listener supported community access radio station by making a pledge online.  You can do this anytime on the CKUW website  (Select Donate to Support).


 NEW ALBUM RECOMMENDATIONS 

Small Treasures - Kerani  (Independent) New

A World Away - 2002  (Galactic Playground Music) New

* World Café - Ron Korb  (Independent)

Celtique - Doug Hammer  (Independent)

Carpe Noctem - Peter Calandra  (Independent)

Colors of the Ambient Sky - David Arkenstone  (Independent)

( * indicates Canadian artist(s) )

Shades of Classics Top 20 Albums for November 2018

(As reported to the Zone Music Reporter)



 REVIEWS 

My Review of Sarah Brightman's album Hymn New

My Review of Secret Garden's album You Raise Me Up - The Collection

My Review of Secret Garden's Live at Kilden DVD

My Review of Secret Garden's album Live at Kilden

My Review of Rolf Lovland's book You Raise Me Up



 MY FEATURE ARTICLES 

Classical Music Ambassador - WSO Music Director ALEXANDER MICKELTHWATE

Meeting a Musical Genius - Canadian composer MICHAEL CONWAY BAKER

Another Special Moment - John meets and greets Fionnuala and Rolf of SECRET GARDEN

My E-interview with Hilliard Ensemble tenor STEVEN HARROLD

Pilgrim Pianist - Local pianist JANA TING

Lady Sings the Blues - Local singer MAGGI MAY ROBINSON

Survival and Relevancy - The WINNIPEG SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

Diva Divine - Local soprano JULIE BIGGS

A Night to Remember - A private concert with local singer/songwriter STEVE BELL

A Special Moment - John meets and greets the amazing SARAH BRIGHTMAN

My E-interview with Minneapolis pianist/composer REBECCA KRAGNES




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