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David Wood

Originally from Leavenworth, Kansas, David Wood moved to Bloomington in 2005. He received his Bachelor of Music from Kansas State University, and his Master of Music from the University of North Texas. He studied ensemble direction at the Jacobs School of Music's Early Music Institute and joined WFIU in 2006 as an announcer. In 2008 he became WFIU's Music Director and also served as Art Bureau Chief from 2008-2013. David’s interests include Irish music and language (particularly traditional singing), music and religion, running, the outdoors, and, of course, classical music!

Recent Posts by David Wood

June 5, 2013

 

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Five Classical Music Myths We Should Really Stop Spreading

The classical music world's grand musical legacy is matched only by the grandness of its legends.

May 27, 2013

 

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Get A Jump On Summer With These Musical Selections

We've chosen five pieces for the long days, the heat, and the passions which are stirred this time of the year.

May 27, 2013

 

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Rosenmüller: 12 Sonatas for 2, 3, 4 & 5 Instruments

Very few recordings are currently available of Rosenmüller’s music, which makes the release from Ensemble Masques all the more welcome.

May 20, 2013

 

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American Anthem: Music of Samuel Barber and Howard Hanson

The Ying Quartet has a reputation for fresh programming, and this release is no exception.

May 13, 2013

 

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Palestrina, Volume 3 From The Sixteen

Anyone who has thought of Palestrina's works as sounding all the same will be pleasantly surprised.

May 6, 2013

 

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Emilio Colón Plays In Memoriam János Starker

Cellist Emilio Colón remembered his teacher and colleague János Starker through the music of Bach.

May 1, 2013

 

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An Artworks Special: Remembering János Starker

One of classical music’s greatest cellists ever has passed away. We'll profile Starker’s career and the legacy he leaves behind.

April 29, 2013

 

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Mozart: Flute Quartets

Michala Petri’s recorder playing brings a fresh appreciation for Mozart’s work in this much underrepresented genre.

April 15, 2013

 

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Tomás Lozano & Erica Rubis Perform Live On WFIU

The duo performed music from their upcoming CD of settings of poems by Spanish Nobel Laureate Juan Ramón Jiménez.

April 11, 2013

 

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Wasmuth Quartet Performs Live For Public Radio Music Month

Fresh from their concert at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C., the newly-formed quartet visited WFIU during Classical Music with George Walker.

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