As reported recently in NPR’s Deceptive Cadence, an 11 year old violinist named Dylan Hamme got to meet and play a duet with his music idol, Joshua Bell, on live national television no less. It seems he was busking on 5th Avenue near Rockefeller Center and was asked in to the NBC studio of the Today Show with Kathie Lee and Hoda.
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.