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Archive for December 31, 2013

Living Baroque–It’s Edgier Than You Think

Defeat of the Spanish Armada by Philip James de Loutherbourg

[Thursdays at 10:00 PM]

Queen Elizabeth Knights Pirate–The image of Sir Francis Drake torching 30 Spanish ships, returning to the Queen with gold and jewels from distant lands is a favorite lesson for school kids—if only every day at school could be that exciting. The loser in that struggle also has a good story, if lesser known to American schoolchildren; King Philip II came of age in what’s been called Spain’s Golden Age. He married Bloody Mary

The Midnight Special Counts Down to 2014

Spuyten Duyvil

Don’t forget to make WFMT the soundtrack for your New Year’s Eve! We go live at 8:00 PM with The Midnight Special. Host Rich Warren answers some questions about the more…