Playlist for Wednesday, September 28, 2016

  • 12:00 am

    Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

    Program Playlist
    • 12:01 am
      Caprice viennois (Viennese Caprice)
      Composer: Fritz Kreisler, Performer: Joshua Bell, violin

    • 12:06 am
      Nursery Suite
      Composer: Edward Elgar, Conductor: James Judd

    • 12:27 am
      Symphony No. 2: 4th movement
      Composer: Johannes Brahms, Conductor: Riccardo Muti

    • 12:38 am
      Humoresque No. 2
      Composer: Antonin Dvorak, Performer: Orion Weiss, piano

    • 12:41 am
      The Incredible Flutist: Suite
      Composer: Walter Piston, Conductor: Carlos Kalmar

    • 1:01 am
      Rondo Amoroso
      Composer: Harald Saeverud, Conductor: Per Dreier

    • 1:06 am
      Composer: Johann Fasch, Conductor: Gwyn Roberts/Richard Stone

    • 1:26 am
      String Quartet No. 17 "Hunt"
      Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    • 1:53 am
      Composer: Max Richter, Performer: Hilary Hahn, violin

    • 2:01 am
      Suite Mignonne: Polka and Epilogue
      Composer: Jean Sibelius, Conductor: Neeme Jarvi

    • 2:06 am
      Symphony No. 2
      Composer: Muzio Clementi, Conductor: Matthias Bamert

    • 2:24 am
      Madame Press Died Last Week at 90
      Composer: Morton Feldman, Conductor: Eric Jacobsen

    • 2:28 am
      Musette de Choisie and Tavernie
      Composer: Francois Couperin

    • 2:34 am
      Symphony No. 4
      Composer: Robert Schumann, Conductor: Kurt Masur

    • 3:01 am
      Symphony No. 3 "Pastoral": Finale
      Composer: Francois-Joseph Gossec, Conductor: Jeanne Lamon

    • 3:06 am
      Violin Sonata
      Composer: Franz Schubert, Performer: Isaac Stern, violin

    • 3:30 am
      Yoruban Songs of Cuba
      Composer: Hector Angulo, Performer: Manuel Barrueco, guitar

    • 3:44 am
      Composer: Claude Gervaise, Conductor: David Munrow

    • 3:46 am
      Musica Celestis
      Composer: Aaron Jay Kernis, Conductor: Eiji Oue

    • 4:01 am
      Forest Clearing
      Composer: Sigurd Islandsmoen, Conductor: Bjarte Engeset

    • 4:06 am
      Flute Concerto No. 2 "La notte" ("The Night")
      Composer: Antonio Vivaldi, Conductor: Fabio Biondi

    • 4:15 am
      Composer: Sulkhan Tsintsadze, Performer: Lisa Batiashvili, violin, Conductor: Lisa Batiashvili

    • 4:29 am
      Piano Sonata No. 9
      Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven, Performer: Awadagin Pratt, piano

    • 4:43 am
      Brandenburg Concerto No. 4
      Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach, Conductor: Max Pommer

    • 5:01 am
      Symphony No. 2
      Composer: William Boyce, Conductor: Yehudi Menuhin

    • 5:06 am
      Symphony No. 30 "Alleluia"
      Composer: Franz Joseph Haydn, Conductor: Nikolaus Harnoncourt

    • 5:22 am
      Composer: Mauro Giuliani, Performer: David Starobin, guitar

    • 5:26 am
      Wand of Youth Suite No. 1
      Composer: Edward Elgar, Conductor: Bryden Thomson

    • 5:47 am
      Musical Moment No. 3
      Composer: Franz Schubert, Performer: Stephen Kovacevich, piano

    • 5:50 am
      Mignon: Overture
      Composer: Ambroise Thomas, Conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier

    • 6:01 am
      Composers Datebook

    • 6:03 am
      Canzon No. 12
      Composer: Giovanni Gabrieli

    • 6:06 am
      Berceuse (Lullaby)
      Composer: Frederic Chopin, Performer: Garrick Ohlsson, piano

    • 6:12 am
      Night on Bald Mountain
      Composer: Modest Mussorgsky, Conductor: Jose Serebrier

    • 6:23 am
      Mock Morris
      Composer: Percy Grainger, Conductor: Richard Hickox

    • 6:27 am
      Tosca: And the stars were shining
      Composer: Giacomo Puccini, Performer: Placido Domingo, tenor, Conductor: James Levine

    • 6:30 am
      Ballet Scenes: Mazurka
      Composer: Alexander Glazunov, Conductor: Neeme Jarvi

    • 6:36 am
      Concerto for Two Clarinets
      Composer: Franz Krommer, Performer: Antony Pay, clarinet, Conductor: Anthony Pay

    • 7:01 am
      El pelele (The Straw Mannequin)
      Composer: Enrique Granados, Performer: Jean-Francois Heisser, piano

    • 7:06 am
      The Firebird (L'oiseau de feu): Finale
      Composer: Igor Stravinsky, Conductor: Vladimir Ashkenazy

    • 7:11 am
      Sonata No. 3
      Composer: Heinrich Biber

    • 7:25 am
      Pastoral Suite
      Composer: Lars-Erik Larsson, Conductor: Okko Kamu

    • 7:37 am
      Our Town: Grover's Corners
      Composer: Aaron Copland, Conductor: Elgar Howarth

    • 7:42 am
      Introduction and Allegro appassionato
      Composer: Robert Schumann, Performer: Murray Perahia, piano, Conductor: Claudio Abbado

    • 7:57 am
      Symphony No. 1 "Classical"
      Composer: Sergei Prokofiev

    • 8:01 am
      Violin Sonata No. 2: Allegro
      Composer: Pietro Locatelli

    • 8:06 am
      La finta giardineria (The Pretend Gardener): Overture
      Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Conductor: Hans Vonk

    • 8:11 am
      Five Variants of Dives and Lazarus
      Composer: Ralph Vaughan Williams, Conductor: Richard Studt

    • 8:25 am
      Harp Concerto
      Composer: Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf, Performer: Nicanor Zabaleta, harp, Conductor: Paul Kuentz

    • 8:45 am
      Il mondo della luna: Overture
      Composer: Franz Joseph Haydn, Performer: Arleen Auger, soprano, Conductor: Antal Dorati

    • 8:51 am
      Romance No. 2
      Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven, Performer: Thomas Zehetmair, violin, Conductor: Thomas Zehetmair

    • 9:01 am
      Graceful Ghost Rag
      Composer: William Bolcom, Performer: Ruskin Cooper, piano

    • 9:06 am
      Carnival Overture
      Composer: Antonin Dvorak, Conductor: Carlo Maria Giulini

    • 9:16 am
      YourClassical Story: PLAY Chopin Nocturne No. 19
      Composer: Lindy Wagner

    • 9:17 am
      Nocturne No. 19
      Composer: Frederic Chopin, Performer: Benjamin Grosvenor, piano

    • 9:23 am
      Guitar Concerto No. 1
      Composer: Mauro Giuliani, Performer: Narciso Yepes, guitar, Conductor: Luis Antonio Garcia Navarro

    • 9:48 am
      Concerto Grosso No. 1
      Composer: George Frideric Handel, Conductor: John Eliot Gardiner

  • 10:00 am

    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...

  • 12:00 pm

    Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

    Program Playlist
    • 12:00 pm
      Scottish Highlands Overture
      Composer: Frederic Lamond, Conductor: Martyn Brabbins

    • 12:01 pm
      Capriccio No. 3: Allemande
      Composer: Jan Zelenka, Conductor: Daniel Abraham

    • 12:06 pm
      Composer: Luigi Boccherini, Conductor: Johannes Goritzki

    • 12:21 pm
      Pearl Fishers: Au fond du temple saint (Temple Duet)
      Composer: Georges Bizet, Performer: Gregory Cross, tenor, Conductor: Charles Dutoit

    • 12:29 pm
      Composer: Darius Milhaud, Performer: Katia & Marielle Labeque, pianos

    • 12:40 pm
      Siegfried Idyll
      Composer: Richard Wagner, Conductor: James Levine

    • 1:01 pm
      New Classical Tracks

    • 1:06 pm
      Trumpet Tune
      Composer: Henry Purcell, Performer: Peter Hurford, organ

    • 1:11 pm
      Double Concerto
      Composer: Johannes Brahms, Performer: Joshua Bell, violin, Conductor: Joshua Bell

    • 1:46 pm
      Composer: Franz Schubert, Performer: Rico Gulda, piano

    • 2:01 pm
      Robin Hood Suite: March of the Bowmen
      Composer: Frederic Curzon, Conductor: Ronald Corp

    • 2:06 pm
      Symphony No. 21
      Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Conductor: Charles Mackerras

    • 2:23 pm
      Orchestral Suite No. 2: Badinerie
      Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach, Conductor: Karl Munchinger

    • 2:26 pm
      String Quartet No. 5: 3rd movement
      Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven

    • 2:38 pm
      Piece in the Form of a Habanera
      Composer: Maurice Ravel, Performer: James Galway, flute

    • 2:41 pm
      Overture, Scherzo and Finale
      Composer: Robert Schumann, Conductor: Neeme Jarvi

    • 3:01 pm
      The Wedding Waltz
      Composer: Heikki Aaltoila, Conductor: Leif Segerstam

    • 3:06 pm
      Symphony No. 2
      Composer: John Marsh, Conductor: Matthias Bamert

    • 3:21 pm
      Polonaise No. 3 "Military"
      Composer: Frederic Chopin, Performer: Rafal Blechacz, piano

    • 3:29 pm
      Rathhaus-Ball-Tanze (City Hall Ball Dances) Waltz
      Composer: Johann Strauss, Jr., Conductor: Mariss Jansons

  • 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

    Houston Symphony Broadcast

    Houston Public Media's weekly broadcast featuring performances from Houston Symphony, accompanied by insights from Catherine Lu and orchestra musicians.

  • 10:00 pm

    Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

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