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Celebrate the Holidays with Music, Mischievous Monkeys, and More!

For Immediate Release
December 11, 2013

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What do reindeer and monkeys have in common with Christmas carols and classical music? Answer: both can be found on ETV and ETV Radio this holiday season.

Tune your radio dials or set your web browser to the ETV Radio classical service for the best in holiday music and readings. Highlights include: 

  • "A Festival of Lessons and Carols" with St. Joseph’s Catholic Church of Columbia choir. Dec. 16 at 8:00 p.m.
  • "Voices in Harmony" – ETV Radio’s Jude Fox presents choral music for the holidays. Part 1airs Dec. 17 at 9:00 p.m. and Part 2 airs Dec. 24 at 9:00 p.m.
  • "Jonathan Winters' A Christmas Carol" features a reading of Dickens’ holiday classic, from this much-missed and much-beloved comedian. Dec. 18 at 7:00 p.m.
  • "On the Keys" – ETV Radio’s David Kiser presents classical piano for the holidays. Dec. 19 at 8:00 p.m.
  • "Carolina Live: The Best of Christmas Past" with classical concert recordings from the Carolinas. Dec. 22 at 6:00 a.m. and Dec. 24 at 7:00 p.m.
  • "Christmas with Marian McPartland" includes favorite memories and performances of yuletide classics. Dec. 22 at 7:00 p.m.
  • "A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols" – from King’s College in Cambridge, England, this annual event began in 1918 and has been broadcast since 1928. Dec. 24 at 10:00 a.m.

And for the little ones who are out on Christmas vacation, there are exciting adventures at hand on ETV KIDS:

  • "The Cat In The Hat Knows a Lot About Christmas!" The Cat in the Hat, Nick and Sally embark on a journey around the world to help a lost reindeer find his way home to Freezeyourknees Snowland in time for Christmas. Dec. 24 at 8:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. on ETV and 6:30 p.m. on the SC Channel.
  • "Curious George: A Very Monkey Christmas" Curious George and The Man with the Yellow Hat are having a wonderful time getting ready for Christmas. There’s only one dilemma – neither of them can figure out what to give the other for a present! In the end, both gift-giving predicaments are simply and beautifully resolved, revealing the true spirit of the holiday season. Dec. 25 at 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. on ETV; and 7:00 p.m. on the SC Channel.
  • "Arthur's Perfect Christmas" Plans are underway in Elwood City for the best holidays ever as Arthur, D.W., their family and friends make preparations for perfect gifts, perfect parties and perfect family traditions. The only problem is, just like real life, perfection is hard to attain and things start to fall apart. Dec. 25 at 7:00 a.m. on ETV.
  • "Elmo's Christmas Countdown" Can Elmo, Abby and Stiller the Elf (voice of Ben Stiller) save Christmas? With the help of very special guests Sheryl Crow, Jamie Foxx, Anne Hathaway, Jennifer Hudson, Alicia Keys, Brad Paisley, Ty Pennington, Steve Schirripa, Tony Sirico and Kevin James (as Santa Claus), Elmo and friends learn to believe in Christmas miracles. Dec. 20 at 7:00 p.m. on the SC Channel and Dec. 25 at 10:00 a.m. on ETV.

Schedules, online streaming of ETV Radio programs, video clips, and more are available at scetv.org.

ETV Radio’s classical services include:

  • WSCI-FM 89.3 Charleston
  • WEPR-FM 90.1 Greenville
  • WLTR-FM 91.3 Columbia

About PBS KIDS 

PBS KIDS, the number one educational media brand for kids, offers all children the opportunity to explore new ideas and new worlds through television, online, mobile and community-based programs. Kidscreen- and Webby-award winning pbskids.org provides engaging interactive content, including the PBS KIDS video player, now offering free streaming video accessible on computer- and mobile-device-based browsers. For more information on specific PBS KIDS content supporting literacy, science, math and more, visit pbs.org/pressroom or follow PBS KIDS on Twitter and Facebook.

South Carolina ETV (presenting station) is the state's public educational broadcasting network.  Using television, radio and the web, SCETV's mission is to enrich lives by educating children, informing and connecting citizens, celebrating our culture and environment and instilling the joy of learning.  South Carolina ETV currently presents A Chef’s Life, Expeditions, and For Your Home on public television in addition to national radio productions Song Travels, Piano Jazz, Spoleto Festival USA, and World of Opera.

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