Playlist for Saturday, September 24, 2016

  • 12:00 am

    Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

    Program Playlist
    • 12:01 am
      4 Romances
      Composer: Darius Milhaud, Performer: Grant Johannesen, piano

    • 12:06 am
      Desert Roads: 1st movement
      Composer: David Maslanka, Performer: David Gresham, clarinet, Conductor: Stephen K. Steele

    • 12:15 am
      Symphony No. 6
      Composer: Antonin Dvorak, Conductor: Neeme Jarvi

    • 1:01 am
      Ballade No. 1
      Composer: Johannes Brahms

    • 1:06 am
      Quintet for Piano and Winds
      Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Performer: Robert Levin, fortepiano

    • 1:32 am
      Fedora: Amor ti vieta
      Composer: Umberto Giordano, Performer: Jonas Kaufmann, tenor, Conductor: Antonio Pappano

    • 1:35 am
      Symphony No. 7
      Composer: Jean Sibelius, Conductor: Herbert von Karajan

    • 2:01 am
      Dardanus: Overture
      Composer: Jean-Philippe Rameau, Conductor: Frans Bruggen

    • 2:06 am
      Composer: Marcel Grandjany, Performer: Yolanda Kondonassis, harp

    • 2:15 am
      Piano Sonata
      Composer: Franz Schubert, Performer: Arcadi Volodos, piano

    • 2:35 am
      Concerto Serenade
      Composer: Joaquin Rodrigo, Performer: Nancy Allen, harp, Conductor: Enrique Batiz

    • 3:01 am
      Billy the Kid: Prairie Night
      Composer: Aaron Copland, Conductor: Hugh Wolff

    • 3:06 am
      Composer: Edgar Meyer/Chris Thile/Stuart Duncan, Performer: Yo-Yo Ma, cello

    • 3:13 am
      Composer: Richard Strauss, Conductor: Hiroshi Wakasugi

    • 4:01 am
      Composer: Auguste Franchomme, Performer: Louise Dubin, cello

    • 4:06 am
      Keyboard Suite No. 1
      Composer: George Frideric Handel, Performer: Keith Jarrett, piano

    • 4:20 am
      Symphony No. 2
      Composer: Johan Svendsen, Conductor: Neeme Jarvi

    • 4:52 am
      Composer: Giuseppe Martucci, Conductor: Francesco d'Avalos

    • 5:01 am
      Composer: Emilio Pujol, Performer: David Russell, guitar

    • 5:06 am
      The Three Ravens
      Composer: Thomas Ravenscroft, Performer: Sandra Simon, soprano, Conductor: Jeannette Sorrell

    • 5:16 am
      Piano Quartet
      Composer: Camille Saint-Saens

    • 5:37 am
      Sinfonia Concertante
      Composer: Franz Joseph Haydn, Conductor: Leonard Bernstein

    • 6:01 am
      A Gaelic Blessing: Meditation
      Composer: John Rutter, Performer: Catrin Finch, harp, Conductor: John Rutter

    • 6:06 am
      Piano Duet Sonata
      Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Performer: Ingrid Haebler, piano

    • 6:21 am
      The Red Pony Suite
      Composer: Aaron Copland, Conductor: John Williams

    • 6:36 am
      Composer: Alexander Reinagle, Conductor: Patrick Gallois

    • 6:44 am
      Ancient Airs and Dances Suite No. 1
      Composer: Ottorino Respighi

  • 7:00 am

    Millenium of Music

    Millennium of Music is the world's longest running program featuring early music. Host and producer Robert Aubry Davis regularly presents music from major European music...

  • 8:00 am

    Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

    Program Playlist
    • 8:00 am
      Concerto for Two Horns
      Composer: Antonio Vivaldi, Conductor: Ludwig Guttler

    • 8:01 am
      Maskarade: Overture
      Composer: Carl Nielsen, Conductor: Leif Segerstam

    • 8:06 am
      Spanish Dance No. 5 "Andaluza"
      Composer: Enrique Granados, Performer: Milos Karadaglic, guitar

    • 8:12 am
      Indian Queen: Trumpet Overture
      Composer: Henry Purcell, Performer: Wynton Marsalis, trumpet, Conductor: Raymond Leppard

    • 8:17 am
      YourClassical Story: PLAY GENERIC orchestral
      Composer: Carla Marcus

    • 8:19 am
      Orchestral Suite No. 4 "Mozartiana"
      Composer: Peter Tchaikovsky, Conductor: Antal Dorati

    • 8:46 am
      Divertimento No. 1
      Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Conductor: Yehudi Menuhin

    • 9:01 am
      New Classical Tracks

    • 9:06 am
      Grand Canyon Suite: On the Trail
      Composer: Ferde Grofe, Conductor: Maurice Abravanel

    • 9:16 am
      String Quartet No. 6
      Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven

    • 9:42 am
      Keyboard Concerto No. 3
      Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach, Performer: Murray Perahia, piano, Conductor: Murray Perahia

    • 10:01 am
      Flicks in Five

    • 11:01 am
      The Tempest: Banquet Dance
      Composer: Arthur Sullivan, Conductor: Richard Hickox

    • 11:06 am
      Serenata Invano
      Composer: Carl Nielsen

    • 11:16 am
      Piano Concerto No. 2
      Composer: Dmitri Shostakovich, Performer: Marc-Andre Hamelin, piano, Conductor: Andrew Litton

    • 11:37 am
      Symphony No. 85 "The Queen"
      Composer: Franz Joseph Haydn, Conductor: Ton Koopman

  • 12:00 pm

    American Opera Series

    The American Opera Series features great performances by the Lyric Opera of Chicago, LA Opera, San Francisco Opera, Glimmerglass Festival, Opera Philadelphia, and more!

    Program Playlist
    • 12:00 pm
      Barber of Seville
      Composer: Rossini

  • 3:00 pm

    Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

    Program Playlist
    • 3:00 pm
      Fair Maid of Perth: Suite
      Composer: Georges Bizet, Conductor: Enrique Batiz

    • 3:01 pm
      Waltz No. 3
      Composer: Agustin Barrios, Performer: Berta Rojas, guitar

    • 3:06 pm
      Gaspard de la Nuit
      Composer: Maurice Ravel, Performer: Martha Argerich, piano

    • 3:30 pm
      Trio Sonata
      Composer: Giuseppe Tartini, Performer: Enrico Casazza, violin

    • 3:40 pm
      L'Italiana in Algeri (The Italian Girl in Algiers): Overture
      Composer: Gioacchino Rossini

    • 3:50 pm
      From Italy (Aus Italien): Life in Naples
      Composer: Richard Strauss, Conductor: Riccardo Muti

    • 4:01 pm
      String Quartet: Vivace
      Composer: Jean Sibelius

    • 4:06 pm
      Trumpet Concerto
      Composer: Franz Joseph Haydn, Performer: John Wallace, trumpet, Conductor: Christopher Warren-Green

    • 4:23 pm
      Composer: Robert Schumann, Performer: Wilhelm Kempff, piano

    • 4:31 pm
      Lincolnshire Posy
      Composer: Percy Grainger, Conductor: Jerry Junkin

    • 4:50 pm
      Der Zigeunerbaron (The Gypsy Baron): Overture
      Composer: Johann Strauss, Jr., Conductor: Nikolaus Harnoncourt

  • 5:00 pm

    Performance Today

    Performance Today features timely recordings that can't be heard anywhere else, recent performances by the great artists of our time and by the next generation...

  • 7:00 pm

    Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

  • 8:00 pm


    SymphonyCast is a two-hour weekly radio program featuring a full-length concert by a national or international symphony orchestra. Concerts are drawn from Europe's leading ensembles,...

  • 10:00 pm

    Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

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