Playlist for Saturday, August 8, 2020

  • 12:00 am: Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

    Program Playlist

    • 12:01 am: Lighten our Darkness

      Composer: Ben Parry
      Ensembles: Choir of Royal Holloway
      Conductor: Rupert Gough
      Catalog Information: Signum 629
    • 12:06 am: Octet: 1st movement

      Composer: Franz Schubert
      Performer: Isabelle Faust, violin
      Catalog Information: Harmonia Mundi 902263
    • 12:23 am: Prelude to Atenas

      Composer: Anton Garcia Abril
      Performer: Dejan Ivanovic, guitar
      Catalog Information: Naxos 557038
    • 12:28 am: Symphony No. 1

      Composer: Cyril Scott
      Ensembles: BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
      Conductor: Martyn Brabbins
      Catalog Information: Chandos 10452
    • 1:01 am: Intermezzo No. 2

      Composer: Vasily Kalinnikov
      Ensembles: London Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Neeme Jarvi
      Catalog Information: Chandos 8614
    • 1:06 am: Horn Quintet

      Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
      Ensembles: Academy Chamber Ensemble
      Performer: Timothy Brown, horn
      Catalog Information: Philips 422510
    • 1:25 am: Bleeding Heart

      Composer: Fanny Gordon
      Ensembles: Sinfonia ViVa
      Conductor: Tomasz Radziwonowicz
      Catalog Information: Dux 0483
    • 1:30 am: Symphony No. 2 "Romantic"

      Composer: Howard Hanson
      Ensembles: Seattle Symphony
      Conductor: Gerard Schwarz
      Catalog Information: Delos 3073
    • 2:01 am: Song and Dance No. 9

      Composer: Federico Mompou
      Performer: Stephen Hough, piano
      Catalog Information: Hyperion 66963
    • 2:06 am: The Genies Ballet: Suite

      Composer: Mademoiselle Duval
      Ensembles: Women's Philharmonic
      Conductor: JoAnn Falletta
      Catalog Information: Newport 60102
    • 2:18 am: Schnofler-Dance

      Composer: Johann Mayer
      Ensembles: Ensemble Bella Musica Vienna
      Catalog Information: Harmonia Mundi 901013
    • 2:25 am: Also sprach Zarathustra (Thus Spake Zarathustra)

      Composer: Richard Strauss
      Ensembles: Chicago Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Pierre Boulez
      Catalog Information: DG 457649
    • 3:01 am: String Quartet: Vivace

      Composer: Jean Sibelius
      Ensembles: Sibelius Academy Quartet
      Catalog Information: Finlandia 40872
    • 3:06 am: Summer Moon

      Composer: Florence Price
      Performer: Lara Downes, piano
      Catalog Information: Flipside 18
    • 3:09 am: Harp Concerto No. 1

      Composer: Ernst Eichner
      Ensembles: Kurpfalz Chamber Orchestra
      Performer: Silke Aichhorn, harp
      Conductor: Stefan Fraas
      Catalog Information: CPO 777835
    • 3:33 am: Music for the Theatre: Interlude

      Composer: Aaron Copland
      Ensembles: Dallas Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Andrew Litton
      Catalog Information: Delos 3221
    • 3:39 am: Symphony No. 1 "Night in the Tropics"

      Composer: Louis Moreau Gottschalk
      Ensembles: Utah Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Maurice Abravanel
      Catalog Information: Vanguard 4051
    • 4:01 am: Piano Sonata No. 1

      Composer: Franz Joseph Haydn
      Performer: Maria Bergmann, piano
      Catalog Information: Hanssler 93081
    • 4:06 am: Fantasia on Welsh Nursery Tunes

      Composer: Grace Williams
      Ensembles: London Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Charles Groves
      Catalog Information: Lyrita 323
    • 4:17 am: Serenata Invano

      Composer: Carl Nielsen
      Ensembles: Chamber Music Palm Beach
      Catalog Information: Klavier 11105
    • 4:27 am: Estonian Dance Suite

      Composer: Eduard Tubin
      Ensembles: Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Hans-Peter Frank
      Catalog Information: Big Ben 851002
    • 4:40 am: Symphony No. 4: 1st movement

      Composer: Peter Tchaikovsky
      Ensembles: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
      Conductor: Semyon Bychkov
      Catalog Information: London/Decca 483494
    • 5:01 am: What Wondrous Love is This

      Composer: Traditional
      Ensembles: Apollo's Fire Baroque Orchestra
      Conductor: Jeannette Sorrell
      Catalog Information: Avie 2205
    • 5:06 am: After the Cakewalk

      Composer: Nathaniel Dett
      Performer: Clipper Erickson, piano
      Catalog Information: Navona 6013
    • 5:10 am: Il turco in Italia (The Turk in Italy): Overture

      Composer: Gioacchino Rossini
      Ensembles: National Philharmonic Orchestra
      Conductor: Riccardo Chailly
      Catalog Information: London/Decca 400049
    • 5:20 am: Arpeggione Sonata

      Composer: Franz Schubert
      Performer: Ludwig Quandt, cello
      Catalog Information: Ancalagon 141
    • 5:44 am: Marosszek Dances

      Composer: Zoltan Kodaly
      Ensembles: Philharmonia Hungarica
      Conductor: Antal Dorati
      Catalog Information: Mercury 432005
    • 6:01 am: Legend No. 6

      Composer: Antonin Dvorak
      Ensembles: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Jose Serebrier
      Catalog Information: Warner 28787
    • 6:06 am: English Suite

      Composer: Paul Lewis
      Ensembles: Northern Sinfonia
      Conductor: David Lloyd-Jones
      Catalog Information: Naxos 555070
    • 6:17 am: Valse romantique

      Composer: Deodat de Severac
      Performer: Alexis Weissenberg, piano
      Catalog Information: EMI 69114
    • 6:21 am: Andromaque: Overture

      Composer: Camille Saint-Saens
      Ensembles: Malmo Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Jun Markl
      Catalog Information: Naxos 574033
    • 6:31 am: Wind Octet

      Composer: Franz Krommer
      Ensembles: Sabine Meyer Wind Ensemble
      Catalog Information: EMI 54383
    • 6:48 am: Spartacus: Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia

      Composer: Aram Khachaturian
      Ensembles: London Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Stanley Black
      Catalog Information: London/Decca 417062
    • 7:01 am: Symphony No. 2: 3rd movement

      Composer: Johan Svendsen
      Ensembles: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
      Conductor: Mariss Jansons
      Catalog Information: EMI 49769
    • 7:06 am: Celtic Fare

      Composer: Scott Tennant/Simon Jeffes
      Ensembles: Los Angeles Guitar Quartet
      Catalog Information: Sony 89100
    • 7:12 am: Six Pieces: Slava

      Composer: Sergei Rachmaninoff
      Ensembles: Septura
      Catalog Information: Naxos 573475
    • 7:20 am: Violin Sonata

      Composer: Cesar Franck
      Performer: Chee-Yun, violin
      Catalog Information: Denon 78954
    • 7:50 am: Corsair: Overture

      Composer: Hector Berlioz
      Ensembles: Scottish National Orchestra
      Conductor: Alexander Gibson
      Catalog Information: Chandos 8316
    • 8:06 am: Espana

      Composer: Emmanuel Chabrier
      Ensembles: Sinfonia of London
      Conductor: John Wilson
      Catalog Information: Chandos 5252
  • 1:00 pm: Houston Grand Opera

    Houston Grand Opera has brought world-class opera to Houstonians since 1955. These archival HGO recordings include some of the world’s best performers throughout the years and are being heard for the first time since their live broadcast. HGO’s Artistic and Music Director Patrick Summers hosts the weekly series.

  • 4:00 pm: Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

    Program Playlist

    • 12:01 am: Lighten our Darkness

      Composer: Ben Parry
      Ensembles: Choir of Royal Holloway
      Conductor: Rupert Gough
      Catalog Information: Signum 629
    • 12:06 am: Octet: 1st movement

      Composer: Franz Schubert
      Performer: Isabelle Faust, violin
      Catalog Information: Harmonia Mundi 902263
    • 12:23 am: Prelude to Atenas

      Composer: Anton Garcia Abril
      Performer: Dejan Ivanovic, guitar
      Catalog Information: Naxos 557038
    • 12:28 am: Symphony No. 1

      Composer: Cyril Scott
      Ensembles: BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
      Conductor: Martyn Brabbins
      Catalog Information: Chandos 10452
    • 1:01 am: Intermezzo No. 2

      Composer: Vasily Kalinnikov
      Ensembles: London Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Neeme Jarvi
      Catalog Information: Chandos 8614
    • 1:06 am: Horn Quintet

      Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
      Ensembles: Academy Chamber Ensemble
      Performer: Timothy Brown, horn
      Catalog Information: Philips 422510
    • 1:25 am: Bleeding Heart

      Composer: Fanny Gordon
      Ensembles: Sinfonia ViVa
      Conductor: Tomasz Radziwonowicz
      Catalog Information: Dux 0483
    • 1:30 am: Symphony No. 2 "Romantic"

      Composer: Howard Hanson
      Ensembles: Seattle Symphony
      Conductor: Gerard Schwarz
      Catalog Information: Delos 3073
    • 2:01 am: Song and Dance No. 9

      Composer: Federico Mompou
      Performer: Stephen Hough, piano
      Catalog Information: Hyperion 66963
    • 2:06 am: The Genies Ballet: Suite

      Composer: Mademoiselle Duval
      Ensembles: Women's Philharmonic
      Conductor: JoAnn Falletta
      Catalog Information: Newport 60102
    • 2:18 am: Schnofler-Dance

      Composer: Johann Mayer
      Ensembles: Ensemble Bella Musica Vienna
      Catalog Information: Harmonia Mundi 901013
    • 2:25 am: Also sprach Zarathustra (Thus Spake Zarathustra)

      Composer: Richard Strauss
      Ensembles: Chicago Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Pierre Boulez
      Catalog Information: DG 457649
    • 3:01 am: String Quartet: Vivace

      Composer: Jean Sibelius
      Ensembles: Sibelius Academy Quartet
      Catalog Information: Finlandia 40872
    • 3:06 am: Summer Moon

      Composer: Florence Price
      Performer: Lara Downes, piano
      Catalog Information: Flipside 18
    • 3:09 am: Harp Concerto No. 1

      Composer: Ernst Eichner
      Ensembles: Kurpfalz Chamber Orchestra
      Performer: Silke Aichhorn, harp
      Conductor: Stefan Fraas
      Catalog Information: CPO 777835
    • 3:33 am: Music for the Theatre: Interlude

      Composer: Aaron Copland
      Ensembles: Dallas Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Andrew Litton
      Catalog Information: Delos 3221
    • 3:39 am: Symphony No. 1 "Night in the Tropics"

      Composer: Louis Moreau Gottschalk
      Ensembles: Utah Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Maurice Abravanel
      Catalog Information: Vanguard 4051
    • 4:01 am: Piano Sonata No. 1

      Composer: Franz Joseph Haydn
      Performer: Maria Bergmann, piano
      Catalog Information: Hanssler 93081
    • 4:06 am: Fantasia on Welsh Nursery Tunes

      Composer: Grace Williams
      Ensembles: London Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Charles Groves
      Catalog Information: Lyrita 323
    • 4:17 am: Serenata Invano

      Composer: Carl Nielsen
      Ensembles: Chamber Music Palm Beach
      Catalog Information: Klavier 11105
    • 4:27 am: Estonian Dance Suite

      Composer: Eduard Tubin
      Ensembles: Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Hans-Peter Frank
      Catalog Information: Big Ben 851002
    • 4:40 am: Symphony No. 4: 1st movement

      Composer: Peter Tchaikovsky
      Ensembles: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
      Conductor: Semyon Bychkov
      Catalog Information: London/Decca 483494
    • 5:01 am: What Wondrous Love is This

      Composer: Traditional
      Ensembles: Apollo's Fire Baroque Orchestra
      Conductor: Jeannette Sorrell
      Catalog Information: Avie 2205
    • 5:06 am: After the Cakewalk

      Composer: Nathaniel Dett
      Performer: Clipper Erickson, piano
      Catalog Information: Navona 6013
    • 5:10 am: Il turco in Italia (The Turk in Italy): Overture

      Composer: Gioacchino Rossini
      Ensembles: National Philharmonic Orchestra
      Conductor: Riccardo Chailly
      Catalog Information: London/Decca 400049
    • 5:20 am: Arpeggione Sonata

      Composer: Franz Schubert
      Performer: Ludwig Quandt, cello
      Catalog Information: Ancalagon 141
    • 5:44 am: Marosszek Dances

      Composer: Zoltan Kodaly
      Ensembles: Philharmonia Hungarica
      Conductor: Antal Dorati
      Catalog Information: Mercury 432005
    • 6:01 am: Legend No. 6

      Composer: Antonin Dvorak
      Ensembles: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Jose Serebrier
      Catalog Information: Warner 28787
    • 6:06 am: English Suite

      Composer: Paul Lewis
      Ensembles: Northern Sinfonia
      Conductor: David Lloyd-Jones
      Catalog Information: Naxos 555070
    • 6:17 am: Valse romantique

      Composer: Deodat de Severac
      Performer: Alexis Weissenberg, piano
      Catalog Information: EMI 69114
    • 6:21 am: Andromaque: Overture

      Composer: Camille Saint-Saens
      Ensembles: Malmo Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Jun Markl
      Catalog Information: Naxos 574033
    • 6:31 am: Wind Octet

      Composer: Franz Krommer
      Ensembles: Sabine Meyer Wind Ensemble
      Catalog Information: EMI 54383
    • 6:48 am: Spartacus: Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia

      Composer: Aram Khachaturian
      Ensembles: London Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Stanley Black
      Catalog Information: London/Decca 417062
    • 7:01 am: Symphony No. 2: 3rd movement

      Composer: Johan Svendsen
      Ensembles: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
      Conductor: Mariss Jansons
      Catalog Information: EMI 49769
    • 7:06 am: Celtic Fare

      Composer: Scott Tennant/Simon Jeffes
      Ensembles: Los Angeles Guitar Quartet
      Catalog Information: Sony 89100
    • 7:12 am: Six Pieces: Slava

      Composer: Sergei Rachmaninoff
      Ensembles: Septura
      Catalog Information: Naxos 573475
    • 7:20 am: Violin Sonata

      Composer: Cesar Franck
      Performer: Chee-Yun, violin
      Catalog Information: Denon 78954
    • 7:50 am: Corsair: Overture

      Composer: Hector Berlioz
      Ensembles: Scottish National Orchestra
      Conductor: Alexander Gibson
      Catalog Information: Chandos 8316
    • 8:06 am: Espana

      Composer: Emmanuel Chabrier
      Ensembles: Sinfonia of London
      Conductor: John Wilson
      Catalog Information: Chandos 5252
  • 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 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.

  • 7:00 pm: Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

  • 8:00 pm: Houston Symphony Broadcast

    Houston Public Media's weekly broadcast featuring performances from Houston Symphony.

  • 10:00 pm: Encore Houston

    Encore Houston is a weekly show featuring a concert recording from a local ensemble or performance organization in Houston. Each episode features the concert and brief commentary from host Joshua Zinn, with a preview of an upcoming performance by the featured organization at the end of the program.

About HPM Classical

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