On-Air Highlights

Thanksgiving Music

Written by Fred Vigeant, Director of Programming and Promotions for TV and Radio | Nov 16, 2012 9:10 AM

This Thanksgiving witf fm shares some of our traditional programs that have become regular treats on to listen for. In addition to these two music and storytelling specials, witf will feature a cooking special as well from 11am to 1pm from our friends at The Splendid Table.

Giving Thanks: A Celebration of Fall, Food, & Gratitude

With music and stories for Thanksgiving, John Birge creates a thoughtful, contemporary reflection on the meaning of the holiday. This year, a grateful tribute to the great writer Nora Ephron, with a warm and funny highlight of her Giving Thanks visit last year. This two hour special includes A Thanksgiving blessing from Baxter Black, and a visit from poet and former NEA chairman Dana Gioia.  Join us for Giving Thanks on witf 9am to 11am. Giving Thanks will repeat 7pm to 9pm.

Thanksgiving with Cantus

Alison Young is joined by Cantus, one of America's best all-male ensembles, for singing and storytelling about gratitude and what it is to be thankful. Join witf for Cantus this Thanksgiving at 1pm, with a repeat at 9pm. 

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