Playlist for Thursday, February 21, 2019

  • 12:00 am

    Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

    Program Playlist
    • 12:01 am
      Cello Concerto: Larghetto,
      Composer: Giuseppe Tartini, Ensembles: Collegium Musicum Zurich, Performer: Mstislav Rostropovich, cello, Conductor: Paul Sacher,
      (Label: DG)

    • 12:06 am
      Nights in the Gardens of Spain,
      Composer: Manuel de Falla, Ensembles: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Conductor: Hannu Lintu,
      (Label: European Broadc)

    • 12:31 am
      Arabian Caprice,
      Composer: Francisco Tarrega, Performer: Julian Bream, guitar,
      (Label: RCA)

    • 12:38 am
      Summer Day,
      Composer: Sergei Prokofiev, Ensembles: New London Orchestra, Conductor: Ronald Corp,
      (Label: Hyperion)

    • 12:53 am
      Reflections from a Plain,
      Composer: Tonu Korvits, Ensembles: Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir, Performer: Anja Lechner, cello, Conductor: Tonu Kaljuste,
      (Label: ECM)

    • 1:01 am
      Symphony No. 7: Moderato and Jigg,
      Composer: William Boyce, Ensembles: English String Orchestra, Conductor: William Boughton,
      (Label: Nimbus)

    • 1:06 am
      O ignis spiritus (O fire of the Paraclete),
      Composer: Hildegard von Bingen, Ensembles: A Far Cry Orchestra,
      (Label: Crier)

    • 1:15 am
      In a Landscape,
      Composer: John Cage, Performer: Karen Gottlieb, harp,
      (Label: Innova)

    • 1:24 am
      Piano Concerto No. 4,
      Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven, Ensembles: Montreal Symphony Orchestra, Performer: Till Fellner, piano, Conductor: Kent Nagano,
      (Label: ECM)

    • 2:01 am
      Composer: Jeremy Cohen, Ensembles: Quartet San Francisco,
      (Label: ViolinJazz)

    • 2:06 am
      Cello Suite No. 4: Bourree,
      Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach, Performer: Charles Curtis, cello,
      (Label: Koch)

    • 2:13 am
      Symphony No. 2 "Journey on Southerly Winds",
      Composer: Wilhelm Peterson-Berger, Ensembles: Norrkoping Symphony Orchestra, Conductor: Mikhail Jurowski,
      (Label: CPO)

    • 3:01 am
      El cant dels ocells (Song of the Birds),
      Composer: Pablo Casals, Ensembles: Saint Cecilia Orchestra, Performer: Han-Na Chang, cello, Conductor: Antonio Pappano,
      (Label: EMI)

    • 3:06 am
      Piano Sonata,
      Composer: Franz Schubert, Performer: Radu Lupu, piano,
      (Label: London/Decca)

    • 3:26 am
      The Mission: Gabriel's Oboe,
      Composer: Ennio Morricone, Ensembles: Czech National Symphony Orchestra, Conductor: Ennio Morricone,
      (Label: London/Decca)

    • 3:30 am
      Symphony No. 1,
      Composer: Ned Rorem, Ensembles: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Conductor: Jose Serebrier,
      (Label: Naxos)

    • 3:52 am
      A Song Before Sunrise,
      Composer: Frederick Delius, Ensembles: Bournemouth Sinfonietta, Conductor: Norman Del Mar,
      (Label: Chandos)

    • 4:01 am
      Dr. Case's Pavan,
      Composer: John Dowland, Performer: Ronn McFarlane, lute,
      (Label: Dorian)

    • 4:06 am
      Andante grazioso,
      Composer: Robert Fuchs, Ensembles: Cologne Chamber Orchestra, Conductor: Christian Ludwig,
      (Label: Naxos)

    • 4:14 am
      Silver Clouds Chasing the Moon,
      Composer: Ren Guang, Performer: Jie Chen, piano,
      (Label: Naxos)

    • 4:19 am
      Violin Concerto No. 8 "In the Form of a Vocal Scene",
      Composer: Louis Spohr, Ensembles: Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Performer: Hilary Hahn, violin, Conductor: Eiji Oue,
      (Label: DG)

    • 4:40 am
      Siegfried Idyll,
      Composer: Richard Wagner, Ensembles: Academy Chamber Ensemble,
      (Label: Philips)

    • 5:01 am
      Summer Evening: Waltz,
      Composer: Oscar Merikanto, Ensembles: Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra, Conductor: Leif Segerstam,
      (Label: Ondine)

    • 5:06 am
      Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme (Sleepers Awake),
      Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach, Performer: Nikolai Demidenko, piano,
      (Label: Hyperion)

    • 5:10 am
      Oboe Concerto: 1st movement,
      Composer: Jan Anton Kozeluh, Ensembles: Potsdam Chamber Academy, Performer: Albrecht Mayer, oboe, Conductor: Albrecht Mayer,
      (Label: DG)

  • 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.

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