From the circular ground bass patterns of Baroque music, to the Guggenheim Museum’s sloping, spiraling floors, Classical 101′s Jennifer Hambrick explains how Henry Purcell transformed pain into pleasure – and into some of the most satisfying music ever composed.
Christmas Memories from the Tire Stores
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Memories are a strong part of Christmases past. They can be triggered by the scent of wassail or a sprig of balsam on a hand-made wreath.
For thousands of Americans, Christmas memories include music from the Firestone and Goodyear tire store. WOSU reporter Sam Hendren talks about a holiday tradition from the 1960s.