Playlist for Thursday, October 17, 2019

  • 12:00 am: Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

    Program Playlist

    • 12:01 am: Summer Evening

      Composer: John Ireland
      Performer: Eric Parkin, piano
      Catalog Information: Chandos 9056
    • 12:06 am: String Quartet No. 1

      Composer: Robert Schumann
      Ensembles: Schumann Quartet
      Catalog Information: European Broadc Record
    • 12:33 am: Intermezzo: Dreaming by the Fireside

      Composer: Richard Strauss
      Ensembles: Seattle Symphony
      Conductor: Gerard Schwarz
      Catalog Information: Delos 3052
    • 12:42 am: Slumber Song

      Composer: Howard Hanson
      Performer: Lara Downes, piano
      Catalog Information: Dorian 92207
    • 12:45 am: Prince of Clouds

      Composer: Anna Clyne
      Ensembles: Curtis 20/21 Ensemble
      Performer: Jennifer Koh, violin
      Conductor: Vinay Parameswaran
      Catalog Information: Cedille 146
    • 1:01 am: Lute Suite No. 4: Prelude

      Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
      Performer: Ronn McFarlane, lute
      Catalog Information: Dorian 90242
    • 1:06 am: Introduction and Allegro

      Composer: Edward Elgar
      Ensembles: English Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: William Boughton
      Catalog Information: Nimbus 7015
    • 1:21 am: Pelleas and Melisande: Sicilienne

      Composer: Gabriel Faure
      Ensembles: English Chamber Orchestra
      Performer: Branford Marsalis, saxophone
      Conductor: Andrew Litton
      Catalog Information: Sony 42122
    • 1:25 am: Cypresses

      Composer: Antonin Dvorak
      Ensembles: Emerson String Quartet
      Catalog Information: DG 14106
    • 2:01 am: Nocturne

      Composer: Alan Hovhaness
      Performer: Susann McDonald, harp
      Catalog Information: Klavier 11004
    • 2:06 am: Piano Sonata No. 4

      Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
      Performer: Alicia de Larrocha, piano
      Catalog Information: RCA 60709
    • 2:22 am: Two Rags

      Composer: Scott Joplin
      Ensembles: Calico Winds
      Catalog Information: Albany 693
    • 2:27 am: Serenade No. 2

      Composer: Johannes Brahms
      Ensembles: Scottish Chamber Orchestra
      Conductor: Charles Mackerras
      Catalog Information: Telarc 80522
    • 3:01 am: On Distant Waves (Sur les flots lointains)

      Composer: Charles Koechlin
      Ensembles: Rheinland-Pfalz State Philharmonic
      Conductor: Leif Segerstam
      Catalog Information: Marco Polo 223704
    • 3:06 am: Suite for Violin and Piano: Mother and Child

      Composer: William Grant Still
      Performer: Rachel Barton Pine, violin
      Catalog Information: Cedille 139
    • 3:13 am: Lincoln Green

      Composer: Malcolm Nabarro
      Ensembles: East of England Orchestra
      Conductor: Malcolm Nabarro
      Catalog Information: ASV 2069
    • 3:26 am: String Quartet No. 2

      Composer: Franz Schubert
      Ensembles: Melos Quartet
      Catalog Information: DG 419879
    • 3:44 am: Five Bagatelles

      Composer: Gerald Finzi
      Ensembles: Northern Sinfonia
      Performer: Robert Plane, clarinet
      Conductor: Howard Griffiths
      Catalog Information: Naxos 553566
    • 4:01 am: Barcarolle No. 3

      Composer: Ned Rorem
      Performer: Ruskin Cooper, piano
      Catalog Information: Centaur 2584
    • 4:06 am: Variations on "Early One Morning"

      Composer: Jean-Michel Damase
      Performer: Shigenori Kudo, flute
      Catalog Information: Sony 48033
    • 4:15 am: Lyric for Strings

      Composer: George Walker
      Ensembles: Chicago Sinfonietta
      Conductor: Paul Freeman
      Catalog Information: Cedille 8001
    • 4:22 am: Symphony

      Composer: Georges Bizet
      Ensembles: New York Philharmonic
      Conductor: Leonard Bernstein
      Catalog Information: Sony 61830
    • 4:52 am: Symphonic Dance No. 2

      Composer: Edvard Grieg
      Ensembles: Ulster Orchestra
      Conductor: Vernon Handley
      Catalog Information: Chandos 8524
    • 5:01 am: Trio Sonata

      Composer: Willem de Fesch
      Ensembles: Ensemble of the Auvergne
      Catalog Information: Globe 5186
    • 5:06 am: Serenade for Strings: 1st movement

      Composer: Antonin Dvorak
      Ensembles: London Philharmonic Orchestra
      Conductor: Christopher Hogwood
      Catalog Information: London/Decca 417452
    • 5:11 am: Rondo a Capriccio (Rage Over a Lost Penny)

      Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven
      Performer: Rudolf Buchbinder, piano
      Catalog Information: Teldec 43275
    • 5:18 am: Sonata for Two Violins and Viola: Giga

      Composer: Johann Goldberg
      Ensembles: Rebel
      Performer: Jorg-Michael Schwarz, violin
      Conductor: Jorg-Michael Schwarz
      Catalog Information: Bridge 9478
    • 5:24 am: Cosi fan tutte: Overture

      Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
      Ensembles: Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra
      Conductor: Mario Bernardi
      Catalog Information: CBC 5149
    • 5:29 am: Wand of Youth Suite No. 2

      Composer: Edward Elgar
      Ensembles: New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: James Judd
      Catalog Information: Naxos 557166
    • 5:47 am: Recorder Concerto

      Composer: Antonio Vivaldi
      Ensembles: I Solisti Veneti
      Performer: Michala Petri, recorder
      Conductor: Claudio Scimone
      Catalog Information: RCA 7885
    • 6:01 am: Composers Datebook

    • 6:03 am: Rustle of Spring

      Composer: Christian Sinding
      Ensembles: Iceland Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Bjarte Engeset
      Catalog Information: Naxos 557017
    • 6:06 am: Impromptu No. 1

      Composer: Frederic Chopin
      Performer: Leif Ove Andsnes, piano
      Catalog Information: EMI 41682
    • 6:10 am: The Two Widows: Prelude and Polka

      Composer: Bedrich Smetana
      Ensembles: Czecho-Slovak State Philharmonic
      Conductor: Robert Stankovsky
      Catalog Information: Marco Polo 223326
    • 6:18 am: Masquerade: Waltz

      Composer: Aram Khachaturian
      Ensembles: Scottish National Orchestra
      Conductor: Neeme Jarvi
      Catalog Information: Chandos 8542
    • 6:22 am: Picturesque Pieces: Pompous Minuet

      Composer: Emmanuel Chabrier
      Ensembles: Orchestra of Toulouse
      Conductor: Michel Plasson
      Catalog Information: Brilliant 93773
    • 6:29 am: Italian Concerto: Presto

      Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
      Ensembles: Amadeus Guitar Duo
      Catalog Information: Naxos 573440
    • 6:37 am: The Good-humored Ladies: 5th movement

      Composer: Vincenzo Tommasini
      Ensembles: Concert Arts Orchestra
      Conductor: Robert Irving
      Catalog Information: EMI 65911
    • 6:41 am: Carmina Burana: O Fortuna

      Composer: Carl Orff
      Ensembles: Boston Pops Orchestra
      Conductor: John Williams
      Catalog Information: Sony 62592
    • 6:45 am: 1941: March

      Composer: John Williams
      Ensembles: Dallas Wind Symphony
      Conductor: Jerry Junkin
      Catalog Information: Reference 142
    • 6:50 am: Symphonie Espagnole: Rondo

      Composer: Edouard Lalo
      Ensembles: Paris Orchestra
      Performer: Itzhak Perlman, violin
      Conductor: Daniel Barenboim
      Catalog Information: DG 437737
    • 7:01 am: Festival Coronation March for Alexander III

      Composer: Peter Tchaikovsky
      Ensembles: Cincinnati Pops Orchestra
      Conductor: Erich Kunzel
      Catalog Information: Telarc 80122
    • 7:06 am: Molly on the Shore

      Composer: Percy Grainger
      Ensembles: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Richard Hickox
      Catalog Information: Chandos 9499
    • 7:11 am: Arabesque No. 2

      Composer: Claude Debussy
      Performer: Maria Graf, harp
      Catalog Information: Philips 432103
    • 7:16 am: Rodeo: Buckaroo Holiday

      Composer: Aaron Copland
      Ensembles: Colorado Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Andrew Litton
      Catalog Information: Bis 2164
    • 7:23 am: Piano Concerto: Finale

      Composer: Clara Schumann
      Ensembles: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
      Performer: Isata Kanneh-Mason, piano
      Conductor: Holly Mathieson
      Catalog Information: London/Decca 485002
    • 7:34 am: Impressions of the Puna: Dance

      Composer: Alberto Ginastera
      Ensembles: Camerata Bariloche
      Catalog Information: Dorian 90202
    • 7:38 am: Swedish Polka

      Composer: Hugo Alfven
      Ensembles: New London Orchestra
      Conductor: Ronald Corp
      Catalog Information: Hyperion 66998
  • 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 of classical artists, from concert halls around the globe. Plus interviews and performances from the APM studios, and from concert stages around the country, along with classical music news and features. Every week composer Bruce Adolphe joins host Fred Child for a classical music game, the PT Piano Puzzler.

  • 12:00 pm: Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

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