Playlist for Wednesday, July 27, 2016

  • 12:00 am

    Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

    Program Playlist
    • 12:01 am
      Child Grove; Easter Thursday; The Beggar Boy
      Composer: Anonymous

    • 12:06 am
      Violin Concerto
      Composer: Felix Mendelssohn, Performer: Itzhak Perlman, violin, Conductor: Andre Previn

    • 12:36 am
      Improvisation No. 2
      Composer: Gabriela Montero, Performer: Gabriela Montero, piano

    • 12:43 am
      Composer: Pietro Paradisi, Performer: Jutta Zoff, harp

    • 12:47 am
      Variations on a Swedish Air
      Composer: Bernhard Crusell, Performer: Emma Johnson, clarinet, Conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier

    • 1:01 am
      Symphony No. 1: 3rd movement
      Composer: Franz Schubert, Conductor: Neville Marriner

    • 1:06 am
      Symphony No. 25
      Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Conductor: Emmanuel Krivine

    • 1:28 am
      Guitar Quintet No. 6
      Composer: Luigi Boccherini, Performer: Pepe Romero, guitar

    • 1:47 am
      Sinfonia No. 5
      Composer: Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach, Conductor: Thomas Hengelbrock

    • 2:01 am
      Barcarolle No. 1
      Composer: Gabriel Faure, Performer: Jean-Philippe Collard, piano

    • 2:06 am
      Horn Concerto No. 2
      Composer: Richard Strauss, Performer: Hermann Baumann, horn, Conductor: Kurt Masur

    • 2:27 am
      There is a Willow Grows Aslant
      Composer: Frank Bridge, Conductor: William Boughton

    • 2:37 am
      Homeward Bound
      Composer: Marta Keen, Performer: Bryn Terfel, baritone, Conductor: Mack Wilberg

    • 2:44 am
      The Plain (La Vega)
      Composer: Isaac Albeniz, Performer: Christopher Parkening, guitar, Conductor: Elmer Bernstein

    • 3:01 am
      A Country Woman
      Composer: Bedrich Smetana, Conductor: Robert Stankovsky

    • 3:06 am
      Recorder Concerto
      Composer: Johann Fasch, Performer: Pamela Thorby, recorder

    • 3:14 am
      Symphony No. 2
      Composer: Friedrich Ernst Fesca, Conductor: Frank Beermann

    • 3:41 am
      Composer: Traditional

    • 3:45 am
      Concerto Grosso
      Composer: Giovanni Sammartini, Performer: Adrian Chandler, violin, Conductor: Adrian Chandler

    • 4:01 am
      Introduccion et Angel
      Composer: Astor Piazzolla, Performer: Anne Akiko Meyers, violin

    • 4:06 am
      Bright Blue Music
      Composer: Michael Torke, Conductor: David Zinman

    • 4:16 am
      Cantata No. 169: Sinfonia
      Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach, Conductor: Ottavio Dantone

    • 4:26 am
      Piano Concerto No. 4
      Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Performer: Murray Perahia, piano, Conductor: Murray Perahia

    • 4:42 am
      The Sacred Linden Tree (Die heilige Linde): Overture
      Composer: Siegfried Wagner, Conductor: Werner Andreas Albert

    • 5:01 am
      At Twilight: Poem
      Composer: Zdenek Fibich, Conductor: Vaclav Smetacek

    • 5:06 am
      The Cohen Variations
      Composer: Daniel Felsenfeld, Performer: Simone Dinnerstein, piano

    • 5:13 am
      Adagio for Strings
      Composer: Samuel Barber

    • 5:22 am
      Oboe Concerto
      Composer: Franz Joseph Haydn, Performer: Derek Wickens, oboe, Conductor: Elgar Howarth

    • 5:46 am
      The River Cam
      Composer: Eric Whitacre, Performer: Julian Lloyd Webber, cello, Conductor: Eric Whitacre

    • 6:01 am
      Composers Datebook

    • 6:03 am
      Scenes from Childhood (Kinderszenen): Dreaming (Traumerei)
      Composer: Robert Schumann, Performer: Nelson Freire, piano

    • 6:06 am
      Composer: Luigi Boccherini, Conductor: Erich Kunzel

    • 6:10 am
      Carousel Waltz
      Composer: Richard Rodgers, Conductor: Ronald Corp

    • 6:19 am
      Mandolin Concerto
      Composer: Johann Hummel, Performer: Alison Stephens, mandolin, Conductor: Howard Shelley

    • 6:38 am
      Liebesleid (Love's Sorrow)
      Composer: Fritz Kreisler, Performer: Lorin Maazel, violin

    • 6:42 am
      The Leopard (Il Gattopardo): Dances
      Composer: Nino Rota, Conductor: Riccardo Muti

    • 7:01 am
      Violin Sonata No. 2: Allegro
      Composer: Pietro Locatelli

    • 7:06 am
      The Merry Wives of Windsor: Overture
      Composer: Otto Nicolai, Conductor: Arthur Fiedler

    • 7:14 am
      Suite in the Ancient Style
      Composer: Vincent D'Indy, Conductor: Rumon Gamba

    • 7:32 am
      3 Argentinian Cantilenas and Finale
      Composer: Carlos Guastavino

    • 7:52 am
      Das Rheingold: Entry of the Gods into Valhalla
      Composer: Richard Wagner, Conductor: Zubin Mehta

    • 8:01 am
      Trio Sonata
      Composer: Willem de Fesch

    • 8:06 am
      La Cenerentola (Cinderella): Overture
      Composer: Gioacchino Rossini, Conductor: Neville Marriner

    • 8:14 am
      Composer: Edvard Grieg, Performer: Leif Ove Andsnes, piano

    • 8:18 am
      Medley Overture
      Composer: James Hewitt, Conductor: Patrick Gallois

    • 8:30 am
      Gayane: Sabre Dance
      Composer: Aram Khachaturian, Performer: James Galway, flute, Conductor: Myung-Whun Chung

    • 8:35 am
      Prince and the Mermaid Suite
      Composer: William Grant Still

    • 8:43 am
      Concerto for 2 Orchestras No. 2
      Composer: George Frideric Handel, Conductor: Christopher Hogwood

    • 9:01 am
      Violin Sonata
      Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Performer: Jean-Jacques Kantorow, violin

    • 9:06 am
      The Three-Cornered Hat: Neighbor's Dance
      Composer: Manuel de Falla, Conductor: Rafael Fruhbeck de Burgos

    • 9:10 am
      Sinfonia "Improvisata"
      Composer: Antonio Vivaldi, Performer: Fabio Biondi, violin, Conductor: Fabio Biondi

    • 9:15 am
      Piano Concerto No. 2
      Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven, Performer: Pierre-Laurent Aimard, piano, Conductor: Nikolaus Harnoncourt

    • 9:48 am
      Fugue "Little"
      Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach

    • 9:52 am
      Danzon Cubano
      Composer: Aaron Copland, Conductor: Enrique Batiz

  • 10:00 am

    Performance Today

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  • 12:00 pm

    Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

    Program Playlist
    • 12:00 pm
      Viola Concerto
      Composer: Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf, Performer: Lubomir Maly, viola, Conductor: Frantisek Vajnar

    • 12:01 pm
      Der Erlkonig (The Elf King)
      Composer: Franz Schubert, Performer: Valerie Tryon, piano

    • 12:06 pm
      Barber of Baghdad: Overture
      Composer: Peter Cornelius, Conductor: Adrian Boult

    • 12:14 pm
      Recorder Sonata
      Composer: Roberto Valentini, Performer: Matthias Maute, recorder

    • 12:30 pm
      Ex Patria
      Composer: Gabriela Montero, Performer: Gabriela Montero, piano, Conductor: Carlos Miguel Prieto

    • 12:45 pm
      Concerto for Saxophone
      Composer: Alexander Glazunov, Performer: Marc Chisson, saxophone, Conductor: Jose Serebrier

    • 1:01 pm
      New Classical Tracks

    • 1:06 pm
      Etude No. 3 "Un Sospiro" (A Sigh)
      Composer: Franz Liszt, Performer: Susann McDonald, harp

    • 1:12 pm
      Romanian Folk Dances
      Composer: Bela Bartok, Conductor: Georg Solti

    • 1:20 pm
      Composer: Traditional Malian, Performer: Toumani Diabate, kora

    • 1:27 pm
      Rounds for String Orchestra
      Composer: David Diamond, Conductor: Gerard Schwarz

    • 1:43 pm
      Trumpet Concerto
      Composer: Johann Neruda, Performer: Sergei Nakariakov, trumpet, Conductor: Hugh Wolff

    • 2:01 pm
      Cello Sonata No. 2: Allegro
      Composer: Johannes Brahms, Performer: Yegor Dyachkov, cello

    • 2:06 pm
      The Firebird (L'oiseau de feu): Finale
      Composer: Igor Stravinsky, Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas

    • 2:10 pm
      Overture and Suite
      Composer: Georg Philipp Telemann, Conductor: Trevor Pinnock

    • 2:28 pm
      West Side Story: Symphonic Dances
      Composer: Leonard Bernstein, Conductor: Leonard Bernstein

    • 2:51 pm
      Symphony No. 35 "Haffner": 2nd movement
      Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Conductor: Jukka-Pekka Saraste

    • 3:01 pm
      Prelude: 2nd movement
      Composer: William Grant Still, Performer: Alexa Still, flute

    • 3:06 pm
      Perpetuum mobile
      Composer: Simon Jeffes, Conductor: Barry Wordsworth

    • 3:11 pm
      Violin Sonata
      Composer: Josef Gurecky, Performer: Lenka Torgersen, violin

    • 3:24 pm
      Symphony No. 104 "London"
      Composer: Franz Joseph Haydn, Conductor: Herbert von Karajan

    • 3:52 pm
      Nocturnes: Fetes (Festivals)
      Composer: Claude Debussy, Conductor: Erich Kunzel

    • 4:01 pm
      Piano Trio No. 1 "Four Seasons in Belleville": Spring
      Composer: Rick Sowash

    • 4:06 pm
      In The South Overture (Alassio)
      Composer: Edward Elgar, Conductor: Andrew Litton

    • 4:28 pm
      Composer: Antonio Martin y Coll

    • 4:32 pm
      Violin Concerto
      Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach, Performer: Pinchas Zukerman, violin, Conductor: Pinchas Zukerman

    • 4:44 pm
      Flute Concerto
      Composer: Romano Piacentino, Performer: James Galway, flute, Conductor: Claudio Scimone

    • 5:01 pm
      Sonata in the Old Spanish Style: Dance with Variations
      Composer: Gaspar Cassado, Performer: Viviane Spanoghe, cello

    • 5:06 pm
      Water Music Suite No. 3: Country Dance
      Composer: George Frideric Handel, Conductor: John Rutter

    • 5:08 pm
      Composer: Johan Roman

    • 5:14 pm
      Composer: Gerald Finzi, Conductor: David Lloyd-Jones

    • 5:21 pm
      Horn Concerto No. 11
      Composer: Giovanni Punto, Performer: Barry Tuckwell, horn

    • 5:37 pm
      Cancion de Cuna (Afro-Cuban Lullaby)
      Composer: Leo Brouwer, Performer: Manuel Barrueco, guitar

    • 5:41 pm
      Composer: Johann Christian Bach

  • 7:00 pm

    Exploring Music

    Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin is an exciting daily radio program that delves into a wide assortment of topics in classical music. Each five-program series...

  • 8:00 pm
  • 10:00 pm

    Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

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