Playlist for Saturday, February 13, 2016

  • 12:00 am

    Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

    Program Playlist
    • 12:01 am
      Childhood Dream (Reve d'enfant)
      Composer: Eugene Ysaye, Performer: Rachel Kolly d'Alba, violin, Conductor: Jean-Jacques Kantorow

    • 12:06 am
      Song of a Czech
      Composer: Antonin Dvorak

    • 12:12 am
      Serenade No. 1
      Composer: Johannes Brahms, Conductor: Yoel Levi

    • 1:01 am
      Garden of Roses (Il giardino di rose): Sinfonia
      Composer: Alessandro Scarlatti, Conductor: Ottavio Dantone

    • 1:06 am
      Guitar Quintet No. 4 "Fandango"
      Composer: Luigi Boccherini, Performer: Pepe Romero, guitar

    • 1:25 am
      Piano Concerto
      Composer: Edvard Grieg, Performer: Vadym Kholodenko, piano, Conductor: Miguel Harth-Bedoya

    • 1:56 am
      Nais: Rigaudons
      Composer: Jean-Philippe Rameau, Conductor: Marc Minkowski

    • 2:01 am
      The Wind (El Viento)
      Composer: Mario Armengol, Performer: Isabelle Perrin, harp

    • 2:06 am
      Serenade for Winds
      Composer: Richard Strauss, Conductor: Edo de Waart

    • 2:15 am
      The Winter's Tale
      Composer: Lars-Erik Larsson, Conductor: Andrew Manze

    • 2:27 am
      Symphony No. 7 "Pastoral"
      Composer: Alexander Glazunov, Conductor: Neeme Jarvi

    • 3:01 am
      Youthful Suite: English Waltz
      Composer: Percy Grainger, Performer: Martin Jones, piano

    • 3:06 am
      Concert Piece for Horn and Orchestra
      Composer: Camille Saint-Saens, Performer: Roland Pandolfi, horn

    • 3:16 am
      Symphony No. 31
      Composer: Alan Hovhaness, Conductor: Gerard Schwarz

    • 3:39 am
      Trio No. 3 "London"
      Composer: Franz Joseph Haydn, Performer: Laurel Zucker, flute

    • 3:51 am
      2 Icelandic Melodies
      Composer: Johan Svendsen, Conductor: Petri Sakari

    • 4:01 am
      Butterfly's Day Out
      Composer: Mark O'Connor, Performer: Yo-Yo Ma, cello

    • 4:06 am
      Cantata No. 22: Sanctify us
      Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach, Performer: Alicia de Larrocha, piano

    • 4:11 am
      Symphony No. 2
      Composer: Charles Ives, Conductor: Ludovic Morlot

    • 4:51 am
      Rodelinda: Overture
      Composer: George Frideric Handel

    • 5:01 am
      Intermezzo No. 2 "Klavierstucke"
      Composer: Johannes Brahms, Performer: Daniel Pollack, piano

    • 5:06 am
      Nocturnes: Nuages (Clouds)
      Composer: Claude Debussy, Conductor: Daniel Barenboim

    • 5:16 am
      Composer: Johann Christian Bach

    • 5:34 am
      The Queen of Spades: You today, me tomorrow
      Composer: Peter Tchaikovsky, Conductor: Peter Breiner

    • 5:42 am
      Fantasia on a Theme of Thomas Tallis
      Composer: Ralph Vaughan Williams, Conductor: Robert Spano

    • 6:01 am
      The Wedding Waltz
      Composer: Heikki Aaltoila, Conductor: Leif Segerstam

    • 6:06 am
      Impromptu No. 2
      Composer: Franz Schubert, Performer: Carol Rosenberger, piano

    • 6:15 am
      Parsifal: Prelude to Act I
      Composer: Richard Wagner, Conductor: Claudio Abbado

    • 6:29 am
      Scottish Rhapsody "Prince Charlie"
      Composer: John McEwen, Performer: Rachel Barton Pine, violin, Conductor: Alexander Platt

    • 6:44 am
      Oboe d'Amore Concerto
      Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach, Performer: Douglas Boyd, oboe

  • 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
      Symphony No. 93
      Composer: Franz Joseph Haydn, Conductor: Georg Solti

    • 8:01 am
      Humoreske (Rondo)
      Composer: Alexander von Zemlinsky

    • 8:06 am
      English Dances: Second Set
      Composer: Malcolm Arnold, Conductor: Bryden Thomson

    • 8:16 am
      PLAY any of Vivaldi 4 Seasons
      Composer: Alicia Gaskin

    • 8:17 am
      Four Seasons: Summer
      Composer: Antonio Vivaldi, Performer: Pinchas Zukerman, violin, Conductor: Pinchas Zukerman

    • 8:29 am
      Symphony No. 9: 2nd movement
      Composer: Gustav Mahler, Conductor: Pierre Boulez

    • 8:47 am
      I Palpiti
      Composer: Niccolo Paganini, Performer: Maxim Vengerov, violin

    • 9:01 am
      New Classical Tracks

    • 9:06 am
      Brandenburg Concerto No. 8
      Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach, Conductor: Eric Milnes

    • 9:19 am
      Ave Maria
      Composer: Astor Piazzolla, Performer: Clea Galhano, recorder

    • 9:25 am
      Variations on Mozart's "Bei Mannern"
      Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven, Performer: Mischa Maisky, cello

    • 9:36 am
      Composer: Sergio Assad, Performer: Clea Galhano, recorder

    • 9:43 am
      Daphnis and Chloe Suite No. 2
      Composer: Maurice Ravel, Conductor: James Levine

    • 10:01 am
      Flicks in Five

    • 11:01 am
      Prelude: 2nd movement
      Composer: William Grant Still, Performer: Alexa Still, flute

    • 11:06 am
      La Scala di Seta (Silken Ladder): Overture
      Composer: Gioacchino Rossini, Conductor: Charles Dutoit

    • 11:13 am
      Dumbarton Oaks Concerto
      Composer: Igor Stravinsky, Conductor: Christopher Hogwood

    • 11:29 am
      From Italy (Aus Italien): On the Beach at Sorrento
      Composer: Richard Strauss, Conductor: Riccardo Muti

    • 11:43 am
      Children's Corner
      Composer: Claude Debussy, Performer: Andre Watts, piano

  • 12:00 pm

    The Metropolitan Opera

    Program Playlist
    • 12:00 pm
      Il Trovatore
      Composer: Verdi, Conductor: Marco Armiliato

  • 3:00 pm

    Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

    Program Playlist
    • 3:00 pm
      Adagio and Allegro
      Composer: Robert Schumann, Performer: David Finckel, cello

    • 3:01 pm
      Les Huguenots: Gypsy Dance
      Composer: Giacomo Meyerbeer, Conductor: Michal Nesterowicz

    • 3:06 pm
      Composer: Gustav Holst, Conductor: JoAnn Falletta

    • 3:22 pm
      Composer: Gabriel Faure, Performer: Humbert Lucarelli, oboe

    • 3:29 pm
      Piano Sonata No. 50
      Composer: Franz Joseph Haydn, Performer: Jean-Efflam Bavouzet, piano

    • 3:43 pm
      Capriccio Espagnol
      Composer: Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov, Performer: Eliot Chapo, violin, Conductor: Eduardo Mata

    • 4:01 pm
      Andante festivo
      Composer: Jean Sibelius, Conductor: Damon Gupton

    • 4:06 pm
      Overture No. 2
      Composer: Carl Friedrich Abel, Conductor: Paul Dombrecht

    • 4:19 pm
      Piano Concerto No. 1
      Composer: Peter Tchaikovsky, Performer: Martha Argerich, piano, Conductor: Riccardo Chailly

    • 4:52 pm
      Composer: Randall Thompson, Conductor: Grant Llewellyn

  • 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

    Music From the Movies

    Explore great film soundtracks and hear from the composers who write them.

  • 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.

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.


88.7 HD-2 To Be the New Home of Classical Music in Houston

The University of Houston Administrative & Finance Committee recommended to the Board of Regents that Houston Public Media pursue an HD radio and digital distribution strategy for HPM Classical.

This means full time Classical music will continue over the air on 88.7 HD-2.

HD Radio is free and readily accessible today.

88.7 HD-2 reaches more people and provides a higher quality sound.

Full-time classical programming will also be available on TV 8.5 and streaming online via our playeriHeartRadio, and TuneIn. If you would like to provide feedback, please send your comments to