Playlist for Tuesday, February 20, 2018

  • 12:00 am

    Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

    Program Playlist
    • 12:01 am
      Minuets with Contredances,
      Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Ensembles: Salzburg Mozarteum Orchestra, Conductor: Hans Graf,
      (Label: LaserLight)

    • 12:06 am
      Madame Butterfly: Intermezzo,
      Composer: Giacomo Puccini, Ensembles: Philharmonic of La Scala, Conductor: Riccardo Chailly,
      (Label: London/Decca)

    • 12:15 am
      Ave Maria,
      Composer: Josquin des Prez, Ensembles: Voices of Ascension, Conductor: Dennis Keene,
      (Label: Delos)

    • 12:23 am
      Violin Concerto,
      Composer: Aram Khachaturian, Ensembles: Israel Philharmonic Orchestra, Performer: Itzhak Perlman, violin, Conductor: Zubin Mehta,
      (Label: EMI)

    • 1:01 am
      Grand Canyon Suite: Sunset,
      Composer: Ferde Grofe, Ensembles: Cincinnati Pops Orchestra, Conductor: Erich Kunzel,
      (Label: Telarc)

    • 1:06 am
      Anticipations of Scotland,
      Composer: Ignaz Moscheles, Ensembles: Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra, Performer: Howard Shelley, piano, Conductor: Howard Shelley,
      (Label: Hyperion)

    • 1:23 am
      Ricercata prima,
      Composer: Vincenzo Capirola, Ensembles: Rolf Lislevand & Ensemble,
      (Label: ECM)

    • 1:28 am
      Symphony No. 1,
      Composer: York Bowen, Ensembles: BBC Philharmonic Orchestra, Conductor: Andrew Davis,
      (Label: Chandos)

    • 2:01 am
      Suite of Dances No. 6,
      Composer: Johann Ernst Rieck, Ensembles: Stradivaria,
      (Label: Cypres)

    • 2:06 am
      Piano Trio No. 1,
      Composer: Camille Saint-Saens, Ensembles: Rembrandt Trio,
      (Label: Dorian)

    • 2:34 am
      Impressionist Suite No. 2: Caillebotte,
      Composer: Rick Sowash, Performer: Mark Ostoich, oboe,
      (Label: Sowash)

    • 2:38 am
      Impressions: Suite for Chamber Orchestra,
      Composer: Clarice Assad, Ensembles: New Century Chamber Orchestra,
      (Label: NSS Music)

    • 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
      String Quartet No. 1 "La Chasse",
      Composer: Franz Joseph Haydn, Ensembles: Hagen Quartet,
      (Label: DG)

    • 3:23 am
      The Snow Maiden: Melodrama,
      Composer: Peter Tchaikovsky, Ensembles: Detroit Symphony Orchestra, Conductor: Neeme Jarvi,
      (Label: Chandos)

    • 3:28 am
      Harp Concerto,
      Composer: Elias Parish-Alvars, Ensembles: Bulgarian National Radio Orchestra, Performer: Elizabeth Hainen, harp, Conductor: Rossen Milanov,
      (Label: Avie)

    • 4:01 am
      Notre Dame: Intermezzo,
      Composer: Franz Schmidt, Ensembles: Monte Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra, Conductor: Lawrence Foster,
      (Label: Erato)

    • 4:06 am
      Variations on a Theme of Rossini,
      Composer: Bohuslav Martinu, Ensembles: Murasaki Duo,
      (Label: Delos)

    • 4:14 am
      Homestead Dances: Quilters' Dance,
      Composer: Don Ray, Ensembles: Dublin Philharmonic Orchestra, Conductor: Derek Gleeson,
      (Label: Albany)

    • 4:24 am
      The Old Church,
      Composer: Stephen Paulus, Ensembles: Kinnara Ensemble, Conductor: J.D. Burnett,
      (Label: Affetto)

    • 4:29 am
      String Quartet No. 2: Nocturne,
      Composer: Alexander Borodin, Ensembles: Philadelphia Orchestra, Conductor: Eugene Ormandy,
      (Label: Sony)

    • 4:38 am
      Orchestral Suite No. 1: Overture,
      Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach, Ensembles: Zefiro, Conductor: Alfredo Bernardini,
      (Label: Arcana)

    • 4:49 am
      Overture for a Masque,
      Composer: E.J. Moeran, Ensembles: Ulster Orchestra, Conductor: JoAnn Falletta,
      (Label: Naxos)

    • 5:01 am
      Ballo detto Pollicio/La Cattarina,
      Composer: Tarquinio Merula, Ensembles: Ensemble Fitzwilliam,
      (Label: Valois)

    • 5:06 am
      The Olympiad: Overture,
      Composer: Domenico Cimarosa, Ensembles: Czech Chamber Philharmonic Orchestra Pardubice, Conductor: Patrick Gallois,
      (Label: Naxos)

    • 5:13 am
      Apollo Ballet Music,
      Composer: Igor Stravinsky, Ensembles: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Conductor: Riccardo Chailly,
      (Label: London/Decca)

    • 5:27 am
      Trumpet Concerto,
      Composer: Antonio Vivaldi, Ensembles: Paillard Chamber Orchestra, Performer: Maurice Andre, trumpet, Conductor: Jean-Francois Paillard,
      (Label: RCA)

    • 5:35 am
      La Vida Breve: Spanish Dance No. 1,
      Composer: Manuel de Falla, Performer: Itzhak Perlman, violin,
      (Label: RCA)

  • 10:00 am

    Performance Today

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  • 12:00 pm

    Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

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