Playlist for Thursday, August 11, 2022

  • 12:00 am: Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

    Program Playlist
    • 12:01 am: Symphony No. 2

      Composer: William Boyce
      Ensembles: Menuhin Festival Orchestra
      Conductor: Yehudi Menuhin
      Catalog Information: EMI 4551
    • 12:06 am: On Foot I Wandered Through the Solar System

      Composer: Andrea Tarrodi
      Ensembles: Mikaell Chamber Choir
      Conductor: Anders Eby
      Catalog Information: European Broadc Record
    • 12:17 am: My Gentle Harp

      Composer: Traditional Irish
      Performer: David Russell, guitar
      Catalog Information: Telarc 80492
    • 12:22 am: Capriccio "On the Departure of a Brother"

      Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
      Performer: Angela Hewitt, piano
      Catalog Information: Hyperion 67306
    • 12:33 am: Oboe Concerto

      Composer: Richard Strauss
      Ensembles: Mito Chamber Orchestra
      Performer: Fumiaki Miyamoto, oboe
      Conductor: Seiji Ozawa
      Catalog Information: Sony 61884
    • 1:01 am: Norse Legend

      Composer: Frank Bridge
      Ensembles: BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      Conductor: Richard Hickox
      Catalog Information: Chandos 10012
    • 1:06 am: Symphony No. 30

      Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
      Ensembles: London Mozart Players
      Conductor: Jane Glover
      Catalog Information: ASV 762
    • 1:28 am: Images, Book 1: Hommage a Rameau (Homage to Rameau)

      Composer: Claude Debussy
      Performer: Steven Osborne, piano
      Catalog Information: Hyperion 68161
    • 1:35 am: Pibroch Suite

      Composer: Alexander Mackenzie
      Ensembles: Scottish Chamber Orchestra
      Performer: Rachel Barton Pine, violin
      Conductor: Alexander Platt
      Catalog Information: Cedille 83
    • 2:01 am: Two Poetic Waltzes

      Composer: Enrique Granados
      Performer: Xuefei Yang, guitar
      Catalog Information: EMI 6322
    • 2:06 am: Sakuntala Overture

      Composer: Karl Goldmark
      Ensembles: Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra
      Conductor: Andras Korodi
      Catalog Information: Hungaroton 12552
    • 2:25 am: Fruhlingsglaube (Faith in Spring)

      Composer: Franz Schubert
      Performer: Christopher O'Riley, piano
      Catalog Information: Oxingale 2020
    • 2:29 am: Symphony No. 5 "Reformation"

      Composer: Felix Mendelssohn
      Ensembles: Vienna Philharmonic
      Conductor: Christoph von Dohnanyi
      Catalog Information: London/Decca 421769
    • 3:01 am: Prelude: 2nd movement

      Composer: William Grant Still
      Ensembles: New Zealand String Quartet
      Performer: Alexa Still, flute
      Catalog Information: Koch 7192
    • 3:06 am: Elizabethan Dance No. 3

      Composer: William Alwyn
      Ensembles: London Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Richard Hickox
      Catalog Information: Chandos 8902
    • 3:08 am: Il Cimento: Violin Concerto No. 5 "La tempesta di Mare" ("Storm at Sea")

      Composer: Antonio Vivaldi
      Ensembles: Chamber Orchestra of Europe
      Performer: Daniel Hope, violin
      Catalog Information: DG 477746
  • 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.

About HPM Classical

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