Anastasia Tsioulcas http://wvasfm.org en Guess Who's Singing The National Anthem At The Super Bowl? http://wvasfm.org/post/guess-whos-singing-national-anthem-super-bowl She's probably not among your first, or second, or 10th, or 20th-round guesses, but the NFL <a href="http://www.nfl.com/news/story/0ap2000000316164/article/renee-fleming-to-sing-national-anthem-at-super-bowl-xlviii" target="_blank">just announced</a> that American soprano <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/15656760/renee-fleming" target="_blank">Renee Fleming</a> will sing the national anthem at Super Bowl XLVIII on Feb. 2.<p>Fleming is the first-ever opera singer to be given the honor. Tue, 21 Jan 2014 21:05:00 +0000 Anastasia Tsioulcas 41641 at http://wvasfm.org Guess Who's Singing The National Anthem At The Super Bowl? Vijay Iyer, Jeremy Denk Win MacArthur Genius Grants http://wvasfm.org/post/vijay-iyer-jeremy-denk-win-macarthur-genius-grants <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MThqIWwzL78</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MARHeIJDsYI</p> Wed, 25 Sep 2013 16:02:00 +0000 Anastasia Tsioulcas 35280 at http://wvasfm.org Vijay Iyer, Jeremy Denk Win MacArthur Genius Grants The Cristina Pato Trio: Tiny Desk Concert http://wvasfm.org/post/cristina-pato-trio-tiny-desk-concert After nearly a decade spent living in the city, <a href="http://www.npr.org/2013/01/19/169639816/a-bagpipe-slinging-spaniard-finds-a-home-in-new-york-jazz" target="_blank">Cristina Pato</a> is a full-fledged New Yorker. But her first home is the place where Spain meets the Celtic world: Galicia.<p>Pato's instrument is the <em>gaita</em>, a Galician bagpipe, and her roots lie in traditional Galician music — though she also boasts graduate degrees in classical piano, music theory and electronic composition. And if you happen to think that bagpipes automatically equal St. Sat, 21 Sep 2013 12:03:00 +0000 Anastasia Tsioulcas 35103 at http://wvasfm.org The Cristina Pato Trio: Tiny Desk Concert