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The Musical Anniversary Episode
Celebrating our 4-Year Snape-iversary!

Content for this episode:

This is Snapecast - (0:00)
Voice: Chris
- Soundbyte: Alan Rickman, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

Introduction - (0:57)
Hosts: Rachael, Shannon, Gina
- In which we blow out some birthday candles and reminisce on 4 years of Snape-ing
- Just what has and hasn't changed in the ways we Snape
- Plans for Infinitus including a Snape meet-up and a presentation on The Theory of Diminishing Snape "
- Take our poll regarding the Snape meet-up
- Coming up in this show.

The Snape Report - (22:40)
Singing Announcers: Jeff & Becca
News for now. (Send your news to [email protected])
- Deathly Hallows Snape action figure sports new improved billow
- Canadian cosplayers Snape-it-up at the Innovator's Ball in Ontario
- The truly naughty Snape fans Snarry fen are invited to visit the Snarry Suite at Infinitus
- Snapecase community celebrates Snape throughout his life
- Way back in February (while everyone was still recovering from Snape's big bad 50th birthday bash), Rickman's awesome evilness recognized
- Fans pushing for Alan Rickman to portray Moriarty in Sherlock Holmes 2.

Fan Interview - (28:18)
Interviewer: Gina
Guests: Andrew and Wesley of Severus and the Snapes

Like Snape Remix - (46:25)
Wrockers: Severus and the Snapes

Snape & Roundtable - (49:44)
Panel: Becca, Rose, Shannon
Topic: Snape & the Arts
- Rickman's inspiring tango video
- Snape moon-walking by fancy-less
- Separated at birth: Franz Liszt and Severus Snape?

PSA: Results of our Limerick Contest - (1:07:45)
Announcer: Rose
Congratulations to Proto and Professor Skrewt

Owlpost - (1:10:58)
Panel: Shannon, Gina, Rachael
- When you have a lawyer on staff, you cannot avoid the occasional legal disclaimer
- Remembering the good old days when we ALL debated Snape's loyalty
- In which we explore how Snape might treat a blind student
- More reminiscing on our earliest Snape fanfic-reading experiences

Closing - (1:44:17)
Hosts: Rachael, Gina, Shannon
- Shout-out to new listeners and new fans of Snape
- Snuna Exchange reveals have just been posted
- SS/HG Exchange begins posting June 1st
- Snarry-a-Thon recently wrapped as well
- Should Shannon get a cat named Severus
- Happy Snape-iversary!

Suddenly Severus - (1:52:14)
Filk writer: Rebecca Webb
Filk singer: Jeff

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- Lara St John, Bach Violin Concertos: 01-BWV 1041 : I. Allegro

Snape Report

– John Williams, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone: 01-Prologue

– John Williams, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone: 09-Hogwart's Forever – the Moving Stairs

– John Williams, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets: 02-Fawkes the Phoenix

– John Williams, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban: 11-Hagrid the Professor

– Patrick Doyle, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire: 12-Harry in Winter

– Nicholas Hooper, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix: 02-Professor Umbridge

– Nicholas Hooper, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince: 17-Farewell Aragog

– John Williams, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone: 10-The Norwegian Ridgeback - A Change of Season

Fan Interview

– Janine Johnson, Chopin Recital: 12-Valse Brilliante Op.18 in Eb major

- Severus and the Snapes, "Like Snape Remix"

Shape &

– Shira Kammen, Wild Wood: 13-Rapaz Maneo


– Nicholas Hooper, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince:15-The Slug Club

- Nicholas Hooper, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince: 13-School!


- Shira Kammen, Music of Waters: 03-Unconformity

Suddenly Severus

- music from Little Shop of Horrors, "Suddenly Seymour" (lyrics by Rebecca Webb)

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