Playlist for Wednesday, December 7, 2016

  • 12:00 am

    Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

    Program Playlist
    • 12:01 am
      Composer: Frank Bridge, Ensembles: English String Orchestra, Conductor: William Boughton,
      (Label: Nimbus)

    • 12:06 am
      Violin Concerto No. 5,
      Composer: Henri Vieuxtemps, Ensembles: New Symphony Orchestra of London, Performer: Jascha Heifetz, violin, Conductor: Malcolm Sargent,
      (Label: RCA)

    • 12:24 am
      A Christmas Rondo,
      Composer: Rick Sowash, Performer: Kris Frankenfeld, violin,
      (Label: Sowash)

    • 12:36 am
      Fantasy on Polish Airs,
      Composer: Frederic Chopin, Ensembles: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, Performer: Emanuel Ax, piano, Conductor: Charles Mackerras,
      (Label: Sony)

    • 12:50 am
      Composer: Johann Heinichen, Ensembles: Musica Antiqua Cologne, Conductor: Reinhard Goebel,
      (Label: Archiv)

    • 1:01 am
      Four Preludes for Guitar,
      Composer: Manuel Ponce, Performer: Victoria Drake, harp,
      (Label: Well-Tempered)

    • 1:06 am
      Concerto Grosso No. 4,
      Composer: Francesco Geminiani, Ensembles: Academy of St Martin in the Fields, Conductor: Iona Brown,
      (Label: ASV)

    • 1:19 am
      Here We Go A-Wassailing,
      Composer: Traditional, Performer: Arturo Delmoni, violin,
      (Label: Listen)

    • 1:21 am
      Piano Concerto No. 3,
      Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven, Ensembles: London Symphony Orchestra, Performer: Evgeny Kissin, piano, Conductor: Colin Davis,
      (Label: EMI)

    • 2:01 am
      Concerto for 2 Horns: Rondo,
      Composer: Antonio Rosetti, Ensembles: Bavarian Chamber Philharmonic, Performer: Klaus Wallendorf, horn, Conductor: Johannes Moesus,
      (Label: CPO)

    • 2:06 am
      Symphony No. 58,
      Composer: Franz Joseph Haydn, Ensembles: English Concert, Performer: Simon Standage, violin, Conductor: Trevor Pinnock,
      (Label: Archiv)

    • 2:22 am
      Bring a Torch, Jeanette, Isabella,
      Composer: Traditional French, Performer: Yolanda Kondonassis, harp,
      (Label: Telarc)

    • 2:27 am
      The Incredible Flutist: Suite,
      Composer: Walter Piston, Ensembles: Oregon Symphony, Conductor: Carlos Kalmar,
      (Label: PentaTone)

    • 2:44 am
      Sonata for Two Pianos,
      Composer: Muzio Clementi, Performer: Anagnoson & Kinton, duo pianos,
      (Label: Opening Day)

    • 3:01 am
      I Capuleti e i Montecchi (Capulets and Montagues): Sinfonia,
      Composer: Vincenzo Bellini, Ensembles: Orchestra of St. Cecilia, Conductor: Myung-Whun Chung,
      (Label: DG)

    • 3:06 am
      Symphony No. 7,
      Composer: Jean Sibelius, Ensembles: Berlin Philharmonic, Conductor: Herbert von Karajan,
      (Label: DG)

    • 3:31 am
      Composer: James Sutcliffe, Ensembles: Eastman-Rochester Symphony Orchestra, Conductor: Howard Hanson,
      (Label: Mercury)

    • 3:36 am
      The Traveller Benighted in Snow,
      Composer: Traditional Scottish, Ensembles: Quadriga Consort,
      (Label: DHM)

    • 3:40 am
      Brazilian Impressions,
      Composer: Ottorino Respighi, Ensembles: Philharmonia Orchestra, Conductor: Geoffrey Simon,
      (Label: Chandos)

    • 4:01 am
      Composer: Girolamo Frescobaldi, Ensembles: Camerata Salzburg, Performer: Jian Wang, cello,
      (Label: DG)

    • 4:06 am
      Piano Sonata No. 17,
      Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Performer: Peter Serkin, piano,
      (Label: Pro Arte)

    • 4:25 am
      Life of Pi: Tsimtsum,
      Composer: Mychael Danna, Ensembles: Studio Orchestra, Conductor: Mike Nowak,
      (Label: Sony)

    • 4:29 am
      Away in a Manger; Hark! the Herald Angels Sing,
      Composer: Traditional, Ensembles: Ambrosian Singers, Conductor: Vaughan Meakins,
      (Label: Intersound)

    • 4:36 am
      Flute Concerto No. 2 "La notte" ("The Night"),
      Composer: Antonio Vivaldi, Ensembles: Tokyo Bach-Mozart Ensemble, Performer: Masahiro Arita, baroque flute,
      (Label: Denon)

    • 4:47 am
      Tales from the Vienna Woods,
      Composer: Johann Strauss, Jr., Ensembles: Cincinnati Pops Orchestra, Performer: King Keyes, zither, Conductor: Erich Kunzel,
      (Label: Telarc)

    • 5:01 am
      The Seawall Song,
      Composer: Tamezo Narita, Ensembles: Paillard Chamber Orchestra, Conductor: Jean-Francois Paillard,
      (Label: Denon)

    • 5:06 am
      Nocturne No. 21,
      Composer: Frederic Chopin, Performer: Maria Joao Pires, piano,
      (Label: DG)

    • 5:09 am
      Symphony No. 6,
      Composer: Georg Anton Benda, Ensembles: Prague Chamber Orchestra, Conductor: Christian Benda,
      (Label: Naxos)

    • 5:22 am
      A Carol Fantasy,
      Composer: John Alexander, Ensembles: Pacific Chorale, Conductor: John Alexander,
      (Label: Gothic)

    • 5:27 am
      Three Short Pieces,
      Composer: Jacques Ibert, Ensembles: Frosunda Wind Quintet,
      (Label: Bis)

    • 5:36 am
      Invitation to the Dance,
      Composer: Carl Maria von Weber, Ensembles: Vienna-Berlin Ensemble,
      (Label: Sony)

    • 5:44 am
      String Quartet No. 34,
      Composer: Franz Joseph Haydn, Ensembles: Lindsay String Quartet,
      (Label: ASV)

    • 6:01 am
      Composers Datebook,

    • 6:03 am
      March for Children,
      Composer: Franz Schubert, Performer: Yaara Tal, piano,
      (Label: Sony)

    • 6:06 am
      Romance No. 2,
      Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven, Ensembles: Chamber Orchestra of Europe, Performer: Gidon Kremer, violin, Conductor: Nikolaus Harnoncourt,
      (Label: Teldec)

    • 6:14 am
      Symphony No. 1: 3rd movement,
      Composer: Edward Elgar, Ensembles: Staatskapelle Berlin, Conductor: Daniel Barenboim,
      (Label: London/Decca)

  • 10:00 am

    Performance Today

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  • 12:00 pm

    Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

  • 7:00 pm

    Exploring Music

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  • 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

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