Monday, January 7, 2008

“Treemonisha” & “Afro-Eurasian Eclipse” on WHPK-FM Jan. 15

[Scott Joplin'sTreemonisha”; Original Cast Recording; Polygram 435709 (1992)]

This is a reminder of a radio broadcast which AfriClassical announced on Dec. 29, 2007:

WHPK Airs Scott Joplin's “Treemonisha” & Duke Ellington's “Afro-Eurasian Eclipse” Jan. 15

Sergio Mims will be airing a complete performance of Scott Joplin's opera “Treemonisha” from the Deutsche Grammophon recording; a performance of Duke Ellington's “Afro-Eurasian Eclipse”; and a a performance of Leonard Bernstein's “Symphony No. 2 - The Age of Anxiety”, on Tuesday January 15, 2008 from 12:00 Noon-3:00 PM (Central Time). It can he heard on 88.5 FM in Chicago, and on-line at

[Scott Joplin and Duke Ellington are profiled at]

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