Conductor and arranger Peter Breiner has made an intriguing setting for guitar and orchestra of music from George Bizet’s opera Carmen. Bizet’s 1875 opera is so full of good tunes, Breiner made his arrangement into four movements lasting about 50 minutes.
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.