Seraphic Saturday Podcast: Episode 14

EPISODE 14: Tradition

The Seraphic Saturday Podcast Companion

Welcome to the Seraphic Saturday Podcast Companion. Our second episode this season will delve into the tradition of choral music in America with our host Dr. James K Bass. Dr. Bass takes us through a musical journey with music of the Shakers, Fisk Jubilee Singers, and Robert Shaw. You can listen to this podcast at one of the links above, or by searching “Seraphic Saturday Podcast” on your favorite podcast search tool.

Episode 14 Overview

Host: James K. Bass

Featured Recordings: (click for purchasing information)

The River of Love: Music of the Shakers

New England Voices


Abduction from the Seraglio


There Breathes a Hope

Fisk Jubilee Singers


Tuskegee Institute Choir

René Jacobs, Concerto Vocale and Sebastian Hennig


Sea Shanties

Robert Shaw Chorale


Rachmaninoff: Vespers

Robert Shaw Festival Singers


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Production Credits

Producer: Alexis Aimé
Host: James K. Bass
Engineer: Meryl Dominguez

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