Playlist for Saturday, January 25, 2020

  • 12:00 am: Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

    Program Playlist

    • 12:01 am: Partita: Pavane

      Composer: Paul Lansky
      Performer: David Starobin, guitar
      Catalog Information: Bridge 9404
    • 12:06 am: Serenade No. 4

      Composer: Robert Fuchs
      Ensembles: Cologne Chamber Orchestra
      Conductor: Christian Ludwig
      Catalog Information: Naxos 572607
    • 12:33 am: Pavane

      Composer: Gabriel Faure
      Performer: Humbert Lucarelli, oboe
      Catalog Information: Vox 7504
    • 12:39 am: Pavanes and Symmetries

      Composer: Dan Coleman
      Performer: Alice K. Dade, flute
      Catalog Information: Naxos 559831
    • 12:49 am: Ania's Song: A Pavane for String Orchestra

      Composer: James Aikman
      Ensembles: Saint Petersburg Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Vladimir Lande
      Catalog Information: Naxos 559720
    • 1:01 am: Serenade No. 12: Andante

      Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
      Ensembles: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
      Catalog Information: DG 453903
    • 1:06 am: Long Road

      Composer: Eriks Esenvalds
      Ensembles: Polyphony
      Conductor: Stephen Layton
      Catalog Information: Hyperion 67796
    • 1:13 am: Orchestral Suite No. 2 "Characteristic"

      Composer: Peter Tchaikovsky
      Ensembles: Prague Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Jiri Belohlavek
      Catalog Information: Supraphon 110969
    • 1:50 am: Starlight

      Composer: Margaret Lang
      Performer: Lucy Mauro, piano
      Catalog Information: Delos 3433
    • 1:53 am: Twilight

      Composer: Heino Eller
      Ensembles: Estonian National Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Olari Elts
      Catalog Information: Ondine 1335
    • 2:01 am: Rusalka: Polonaise

      Composer: Antonin Dvorak
      Ensembles: Minnesota Orchestra
      Conductor: Eiji Oue
      Catalog Information: Reference 71
    • 2:06 am: Sea Murmurs

      Composer: Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
      Performer: Daniel Hope, violin
      Catalog Information: DG 479295
    • 2:09 am: Prince and the Mermaid Suite

      Composer: William Grant Still
      Ensembles: Oregon String Quartet
      Catalog Information: Koch 7546
    • 2:18 am: Die Seejungfrau (The Mermaid)

      Composer: Alexander von Zemlinsky
      Ensembles: Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Riccardo Chailly
      Catalog Information: London/Decca 417450
    • 3:01 am: Symphony: 2nd movement

      Composer: Johann Vanhal
      Ensembles: London Mozart Players
      Performer: Celia Nicklin, oboe
      Conductor: Matthias Bamert
      Catalog Information: Chandos 9607
  • 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.

  • 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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