Playlist for Thursday, July 28, 2016

  • 12:00 am

    Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

    Program Playlist
    • 12:01 am
      Sonata No. 1
      Composer: Heinrich Biber, Conductor: Roy Goodman

    • 12:06 am
      Academic Festival Overture
      Composer: Johannes Brahms, Conductor: Tomas Hanus

    • 12:17 am
      Oboe Concerto
      Composer: Georg Philipp Telemann, Conductor: Michael Schneider

    • 12:29 am
      Symphony No. 6
      Composer: Franz Schubert, Conductor: Yehudi Menuhin

    • 1:01 am
      Spanish Serenade (Spanisches Standchen)
      Composer: Xaver Scharwenka, Performer: Stephen Hough, piano

    • 1:06 am
      Symphony No. 79
      Composer: Franz Joseph Haydn

    • 1:28 am
      Jeromita Linares
      Composer: Carlos Guastavino

    • 1:40 am
      Composer: Alan Hovhaness, Performer: Meir Rimon, horn, Conductor: Alan Hovhaness

    • 2:01 am
      Entry March of the Boyars
      Composer: Johan Halvorsen, Conductor: Bjarte Engeset

    • 2:06 am
      Concerto for Double Bass
      Composer: Johann Vanhal, Performer: Edicson Ruiz, double bass, Conductor: Christian Vasquez

    • 2:25 am
      Piano Concerto No. 2
      Composer: Camille Saint-Saens, Performer: Benjamin Grosvenor, piano, Conductor: James Judd

    • 2:49 am
      Concerto Grosso No. 4
      Composer: Arcangelo Corelli, Conductor: Nicholas McGegan

  • 3:00 am

    Houston Matters

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  • 4:00 am

    Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

    Program Playlist
    • 4:00 am
      Symphony No. 3
      Composer: Paul Creston, Conductor: Gerard Schwarz

    • 4:01 am
      Violin Sonatina No. 1: 1st movement
      Composer: Franz Schubert, Performer: Eric Ruske, horn

    • 4:06 am
      Morning, Noon, and Night in Vienna (Morgen, Mittag, Abend in Wien)
      Composer: Franz von Suppe, Conductor: Charles Dutoit

    • 4:15 am
      Hymnus for 12 Cellos
      Composer: Julius Klengel

    • 4:22 am
      Dumbarton Oaks Concerto
      Composer: Igor Stravinsky, Conductor: Christopher Hogwood

    • 4:39 am
      Violin Sonata No. 2
      Composer: Edvard Grieg, Performer: Ivan Zenaty, violin

    • 5:01 am
      String Quintet No. 1: Finale
      Composer: Luigi Boccherini

    • 5:06 am
      Tales of Hoffmann: Barcarolle
      Composer: Jacques Offenbach, Conductor: Herbert von Karajan

    • 5:10 am
      Flute Quartet No. 4
      Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Performer: Jasmine Choi, flute

    • 5:24 am
      Violin Concerto No. 17
      Composer: Rodolphe Kreutzer, Performer: Axel Strauss, violin, Conductor: Andrew Mogrelia

    • 5:41 am
      The Gumsuckers March
      Composer: Percy Grainger, Conductor: Timothy Reynish

    • 5:46 am
      Violin Partita No. 3: Prelude
      Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach, Performer: Ilya Gringolts, violin

    • 5:50 am
      Variations on "I Got Rhythm"
      Composer: George Gershwin, Performer: Fazil Say, piano, Conductor: Kurt Masur

    • 6:01 am
      Composers Datebook

    • 6:03 am
      Serenata alla spagnuola (Spanish Serenade)
      Composer: Alexander Borodin, Performer: Yuli Turovsky, cello, Conductor: Yuli Turovsky

    • 6:06 am
      The River
      Composer: William Blezard, Conductor: Gavin Sutherland

    • 6:13 am
      Standchen (Serenade)
      Composer: Franz Schubert, Performer: Luiza Borac, piano

    • 6:20 am
      Concertante for Flute and Clarinet
      Composer: Franz Danzi, Performer: Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute, Conductor: Jean-Pierre Rampal

    • 6:40 am
      La Boheme: O soave fanciulla
      Composer: Giacomo Puccini, Performer: Angela Gheorghiu, soprano, Conductor: Richard Armstrong

    • 6:46 am
      Variations on a Theme by Krumpholz
      Composer: Carl Czerny, Performer: Erika Raum, violin

    • 6:50 am
      Symphony No. 2
      Composer: Georg Anton Benda, Conductor: Christian Benda

    • 7:01 am
      Song and Dance No. 1
      Composer: Antonio Ruiz-Pipo, Performer: David Russell, guitar

    • 7:06 am
      Waltz No. 1 "Grand Valse brillante"
      Composer: Frederic Chopin, Performer: Lang Lang, piano

    • 7:12 am
      Composer: Charles Stanford, Performer: Gemma Rosefield, cello, Conductor: Andrew Manze

  • 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.

  • 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

    Chicago Symphony Orchestra

    This celebrated series features live concert performances by the CSO, recorded at Symphony Center, alongside selections from the Orchestra’s expansive catalogue of commercial recordings. Every...

  • 10:00 pm

    Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

About HPM Classical

HPM Classical is Houston’s only classical music station, providing Houstonians with outstanding performances from local to international. Support comes primarily through the generous contributions of listeners with additional money from grants, special events and the local business community. HPM Classical is licensed to the University of Houston System governed by the UH Board of RegentsThe Houston Public Media Foundation is a non-profit 501(c)3 support organization which serves to secure the financial future of Houston Public Broadcasting and to cultivate and engage community resources to support its mission.

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