Join WYSO on the evening of December 2 for special programming that celebrates Hanukkah in song and story.
8pm – 9pm: NPR’s Hanukkah Lights 2018 hosted by Susan Stamberg and Murray Horwitz featuring all new stories: “Ellis Island Hanukkah”, “The Magic Candles”, “The View From Masada”, plus more.
9pm -10pm: Candles Burning Brightly Mindy Ratner hosts this celebration of Chanukah, the Jewish Festival of Lights. “Candles Burning Brightly” explores the meaning and traditions of Chanukah, including holiday foods and Sephardic and Ashkenazi music.
10pm – 11pm: Sounds Jewish: Hanukkah Old And New With Hanukkah, the Jewish Festival of Lights upon us, Sounds Jewish spins classic and new holiday recordings including music from Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings, Debbie Friedman, Cantor Pierre Pinchik, the Frank London Big Band, Flory Jagoda, and more.
11pm – midnight: Chanukah In Story And Song
A celebration by The Western Wind performing Ladino songs of Spanish Jews, Yiddish melodies of Eastern Europe and modern Israeli tunes.