Playlist for Thursday, May 25, 2017

  • 12:00 am

    Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

    Program Playlist
    • 12:01 am
      Composer: Frederic Chopin, Performer: Jonathan Aasgaard, cello,
      (Label: MSR)

    • 12:06 am
      Symphony No. 7,
      Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven, Ensembles: RTE National Symphony Orchestra, Conductor: Richard Farnes,
      (Label: European Broadc)

    • 12:47 am
      Fall of the Leaf (Elegy for Orchestra),
      Composer: Gerald Finzi, Ensembles: Northern Sinfonia of England, Conductor: Richard Hickox,
      (Label: EMI)

    • 1:01 am
      La Boheme: Che gelida manina,
      Composer: Giacomo Puccini, Ensembles: Berlin Philharmonic, Performer: Luciano Pavarotti, tenor, Conductor: Herbert von Karajan,
      (Label: London/Decca)

    • 1:06 am
      Composer: Beryl Rubinstein, Performer: Jeffrey Khaner, flute,
      (Label: Avie)

    • 1:24 am
      Sadko: Musical Picture,
      Composer: Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov, Ensembles: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Conductor: Dmitri Kitayenko,
      (Label: Chandos)

    • 1:38 am
      Holberg Suite,
      Composer: Edvard Grieg, Ensembles: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra,
      (Label: DG)

    • 2:01 am
      Divertimento No. 14: 1st movement,
      Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Ensembles: Berlin Philharmonic Winds,
      (Label: Orfeo)

    • 2:06 am
      Introduction and Allegro appassionato,
      Composer: Robert Schumann, Ensembles: Saint Cecilia Orchestra, Performer: Jan Lisiecki, piano, Conductor: Antonio Pappano,
      (Label: DG)

    • 2:22 am
      Rumores de la Caleta (Murmurs from the Bay),
      Composer: Isaac Albeniz, Performer: Narciso Yepes, guitar,
      (Label: DG)

    • 2:27 am
      Symphony No. 5,
      Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven, Ensembles: Boston Symphony Orchestra, Conductor: Erich Leinsdorf,
      (Label: RCA)

    • 3:01 am
      Partita No. 4: Allemande,
      Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach, Performer: Benjamin Grosvenor, piano,
      (Label: London/Decca)

    • 3:06 am
      Symphony No. 65,
      Composer: Franz Joseph Haydn, Ensembles: Tafelmusik, Conductor: Bruno Weil,
      (Label: Sony)

    • 3:25 am
      Serenade No. 1,
      Composer: Jean Sibelius, Ensembles: Dresden State Orchestra, Performer: Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin, Conductor: Andre Previn,
      (Label: DG)

    • 3:32 am
      Siroe, re di Persia: O placido il mare,
      Composer: Hermann Raupach, Ensembles: I Barocchisti, Performer: Cecilia Bartoli, mezzo-soprano, Conductor: Diego Fasolis,
      (Label: London/Decca)

    • 3:39 am
      Flute Concerto No. 6,
      Composer: Saverio Mercadante, Ensembles: I Solisti Veneti, Performer: James Galway, flute, Conductor: Claudio Scimone,
      (Label: RCA)

    • 4:01 am
      Barcarolle No. 3,
      Composer: Ned Rorem, Performer: Ruskin Cooper, piano,
      (Label: Centaur)

    • 4:06 am
      Symphony No. 9 "From the New World": Largo,
      Composer: Antonin Dvorak, Ensembles: Berlin Philharmonic, Conductor: Rafael Kubelik,
      (Label: DG)

    • 4:20 am
      Concert Suite No. 2,
      Composer: Jean-Philippe Rameau, Ensembles: Les Talens Lyriques, Conductor: Christophe Rousset,
      (Label: London/Decca)

    • 4:36 am
      Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Ensembles: Vienna Philharmonic, Performer: Itzhak Perlman, violin, Conductor: James Levine,
      (Label: DG)

    • 4:46 am
      St. Paul's Suite,
      Composer: Gustav Holst, Ensembles: Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra, Conductor: Christopher Hogwood,
      (Label: London/Decca)

    • 5:01 am
      Pastoral and Reel,
      Composer: Thomas C. Kelly, Ensembles: Irish Chamber Orchestra, Conductor: Fionnuala Hunt,
      (Label: Black Box)

    • 5:06 am
      Academic Festival Overture,
      Composer: Johannes Brahms, Ensembles: Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra, Conductor: Riccardo Chailly,
      (Label: London/Decca)

    • 5:16 am
      Auf dem Wasser zu singen (To be Sung on the Water),
      Composer: Franz Schubert, Performer: Jorge Bolet, piano,
      (Label: London/Decca)

    • 5:23 am
      Composer: Franz Lehar, Ensembles: Vienna Johann Strauss Orchestra, Conductor: Willi Boskovsky,
      (Label: EMI)

    • 5:32 am
      Flute Concerto No. 5,
      Composer: Antonio Vivaldi, Ensembles: I Musici, Performer: Aurele Nicolet, flute,
      (Label: Philips)

    • 5:42 am
      Symphony No. 2,
      Composer: Muzio Clementi, Ensembles: Rome Symphony Orchestra, Conductor: Francesco La Vecchia,
      (Label: Naxos)

    • 6:01 am
      Composers Datebook,

    • 6:03 am
      Three Fanfares from the Court of Louis,
      Composer: Jean-Baptiste Lully, Ensembles: New York Chamber Musicians, Conductor: Ilonna Pederson,
      (Label: Dorian)

    • 6:06 am
      Ancient Airs and Dances Suite No. 1,
      Composer: Ottorino Respighi, Ensembles: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra,
      (Label: DG)

    • 6:21 am
      Trumpet Tune,
      Composer: Henry Purcell, Ensembles: Laird Brass Ensemble, Performer: Peter Hurford, organ,
      (Label: Argo)

    • 6:26 am
      Children's Corner,
      Composer: Claude Debussy, Performer: Nelson Freire, piano,
      (Label: London/Decca)

    • 6:42 am
      The Spanish Lady: Suite,
      Composer: Edward Elgar, Ensembles: English String Orchestra, Conductor: William Boughton,
      (Label: Nimbus)

    • 6:49 am
      Old Hungarian Dances,
      Composer: Ferenc Farkas, Ensembles: Frosunda Wind Quintet,
      (Label: Bis)

    • 7:01 am
      Shepherd's Song,
      Composer: Han-Kun Sha, Ensembles: Shanghai Quartet,
      (Label: Delos)

    • 7:06 am
      Corsair: Overture,
      Composer: Hector Berlioz, Ensembles: Scottish National Orchestra, Conductor: Alexander Gibson,
      (Label: Chandos)

    • 7:15 am
      Seven Irish Tunes: Suite for Small Orchestra,
      Composer: William Alwyn, Ensembles: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, Conductor: David Lloyd-Jones,
      (Label: Naxos)

    • 7:25 am
      Luisa Miller: Sinfonia,
      Composer: Giuseppe Verdi, Ensembles: Orchestra of La Scala, Milan, Conductor: Riccardo Muti,
      (Label: Sony)

    • 7:31 am
      Bachianas Brasileiras No. 5: Aria (Cantilena),
      Composer: Heitor Villa-Lobos, Performer: Michala Petri, recorder,
      (Label: OUR Recordings)

    • 7:38 am
      Piano Sonata No. 16,
      Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Performer: Andreas Haefliger, piano,
      (Label: Avie)

  • 10:00 am

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  • 12:00 pm

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  • 7:00 pm

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  • 8:00 pm

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  • 10:00 pm

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