The instrumental ensemble Quest - QUEST: BEYOND THE STARS
Air Date: 
Sunday, Jun 17th - 11:59pm
Episode Title: 
June Membership Special

Stunning images from the Hubble telescope and other archival sources from NASA form a backdrop to classical pieces and songs performed by Quest, an instrumental ensemble from Europe. The program, recorded live in London in January 2012, features special guests Isobel Cooper (a platinum-selling British classical cross-over vocalist) and Scandinavian violinist and European recording artist Charlie Siem. Music selections include “Fly Me to the Moon,” “Space Oddity,” “Rocket Man,” “Thus Spake Zarathustra” (the theme from 2001: A Space Odyssey), Beethoven’s “Ode to Joy” and original soundtrack material.

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Additional Air Dates: 
Saturday, Jun 9th - 2:00am
Sunday, Jun 17th (All day)

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