Playlist for Friday, May 24, 2019

  • 12:00 am

    Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

    Program Playlist
    • 12:01 am
      Two Aquarelles,
      Composer: Frederick Delius, Ensembles: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Conductor: Eric Fenby,
      (Label: Unicorn)

    • 12:06 am
      Keyboard Concerto No. 3,
      Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach, Ensembles: Academy of St Martin in the Fields, Performer: Murray Perahia, piano, Conductor: Murray Perahia,
      (Label: Sony)

    • 12:23 am
      Phoenix (Agnus Dei),
      Composer: Ola Gjeilo, Ensembles: Phoenix Chorale, Conductor: Charles Bruffy,
      (Label: Chandos)

    • 12:28 am
      Symphony No. 1,
      Composer: Lars-Erik Larsson, Ensembles: Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra, Conductor: Andrew Manze,
      (Label: CPO)

    • 1:01 am
      Terpsichore: Chaconne,
      Composer: George Frideric Handel, Ensembles: Apollo's Fire Baroque Orchestra, Conductor: Jeannette Sorrell,
      (Label: Avie)

    • 1:06 am
      Symphonie Fantastique: Reveries,
      Composer: Hector Berlioz, Ensembles: San Francisco Symphony, Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas,
      (Label: RCA)

    • 1:23 am
      Lute Suite: Allemande,
      Composer: Silvius Weiss, Performer: Eduardo Eguez, lute,
      (Label: MA Records)

    • 1:29 am
      Violin Sonata,
      Composer: Cesar Franck, Performer: Pinchas Zukerman, violin,
      (Label: DG)

    • 2:01 am
      Norse Legend,
      Composer: Frank Bridge, Ensembles: BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Conductor: Richard Hickox,
      (Label: Chandos)

    • 2:06 am
      Three Works from the Glogauer Songbook,
      Composer: Charles Wuorinen, Ensembles: Speculum Musicae,
      (Label: Music & Arts)

    • 2:10 am
      Symphonic Poem No. 6 "Mazeppa",
      Composer: Franz Liszt, Ensembles: New York Philharmonic, Conductor: Kurt Masur,
      (Label: Teldec)

    • 2:27 am
      Bass Tuba Concerto: Romance,
      Composer: Ralph Vaughan Williams, Ensembles: London Symphony Orchestra, Performer: Patrick Harrild, tuba, Conductor: Bryden Thomson,
      (Label: Chandos)

    • 2:33 am
      Symphony No. 46,
      Composer: Franz Joseph Haydn, Ensembles: Academy of Ancient Music, Conductor: Christopher Hogwood,
      (Label: Oiseau-Lyre)

    • 3:01 am
      Two Elegiac Melodies: Last Spring (Varen),
      Composer: Edvard Grieg, Ensembles: Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra, Conductor: Neeme Jarvi,
      (Label: DG)

    • 3:06 am
      Introduction and Allegro,
      Composer: Edward Elgar, Ensembles: English String Orchestra, Conductor: William Boughton,
      (Label: Nimbus)

    • 3:21 am
      Variations on a Theme of Franz Schubert,
      Composer: Emil Reesen, Ensembles: Aalborg Symphony Orchestra, Conductor: Bo Holten,
      (Label: Dacapo)

    • 3:38 am
      Piano Concerto No. 6,
      Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Ensembles: Chamber Orchestra of Europe, Performer: Pierre-Laurent Aimard, piano, Conductor: Pierre-Laurent Aimard,
      (Label: Warner)

    • 4:01 am
      Miniatures: Brecolada and Copla,
      Composer: Joan Manen, Ensembles: National Chamber Orchestra of Andorra, Conductor: Gerard Claret,
      (Label: Nimbus)

    • 4:06 am
      Composer: Gabriel Faure, Ensembles: Minnesota Orchestra, Conductor: Eiji Oue,
      (Label: Reference)

    • 4:14 am
      Sonatina No. 1 for Wind Instruments,
      Composer: Richard Strauss, Ensembles: Netherlands Wind Ensemble, Conductor: Edo de Waart,
      (Label: Philips)

    • 4:48 am
      Scheherazade: The Sea and Sinbad's Ship,
      Composer: Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov, Ensembles: Philharmonia Orchestra, Conductor: Vladimir Ashkenazy,
      (Label: London/Decca)

    • 5:01 am
      Les Huguenots: Gypsy Dance,
      Composer: Giacomo Meyerbeer, Ensembles: Barcelona Symphony Orchestra, Conductor: Michal Nesterowicz,
      (Label: Naxos)

    • 5:06 am
      Dance of the Blessed Spirits,
      Composer: Christoph Gluck, Ensembles: Berlin Philharmonic, Performer: Karlheinz Zoeller, flute, Conductor: Herbert von Karajan,
      (Label: DG)

    • 5:13 am
      Goldberg Variations: selections,
      Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach, Ensembles: Catalyst Quartet,
      (Label: Azica)

    • 5:19 am
      The Youth's Magic Horn: Who thought up this little song?,
      Composer: Gustav Mahler, Ensembles: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, Performer: Tine Thing Helseth, trumpet, Conductor: Eivind Aadland,
      (Label: EMI)

    • 5:21 am
      Capriol Suite,
      Composer: Peter Warlock, Ensembles: Scottish Ensemble, Conductor: Jonathan Rees,
      (Label: Virgin)

    • 5:31 am
      Symphony No. 2,
      Composer: Adalbert Gyrowetz, Ensembles: London Mozart Players, Conductor: Matthias Bamert,
      (Label: Chandos)

    • 5:50 am
      La Cenerentola (Cinderella): Overture,
      Composer: Gioacchino Rossini, Ensembles: Academy of St Martin in the Fields, Conductor: Neville Marriner,
      (Label: Philips)

    • 6:01 am
      Composers Datebook,

    • 6:03 am
      Serenade No. 2: Scherzo: Vivace,
      Composer: Johannes Brahms, Ensembles: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Conductor: Bernard Haitink,
      (Label: Philips)

    • 6:06 am
      Carmen: Prelude,
      Composer: Georges Bizet, Ensembles: London Philharmonic Orchestra, Conductor: Georg Solti,
      (Label: London/Decca)

    • 6:09 am
      Symphony No. 5,
      Composer: William Boyce, Ensembles: English String Orchestra, Conductor: William Boughton,
      (Label: Nimbus)

    • 6:18 am
      Carnival of the Animals: Aquarium,
      Composer: Camille Saint-Saens, Ensembles: Nash Ensemble,
      (Label: Warner)

    • 6:21 am
      Song without Words No. 25 "May Breezes",
      Composer: Felix Mendelssohn, Ensembles: Orchestra of St. Luke's, Performer: Joshua Bell, violin, Conductor: Michael Stern,
      (Label: Sony)

    • 6:24 am
      Inventions (Hommage a Bach),
      Composer: Alexandre Tansman, Performer: Thibaut Garcia, guitar,
      (Label: Erato)

    • 6:37 am
      Walking Tune,
      Composer: Percy Grainger, Ensembles: Bournemouth Sinfonietta, Conductor: Kenneth Montgomery,
      (Label: Chandos)

    • 6:41 am
      Dashing away with the smoothing iron,
      Composer: Traditional, Ensembles: Cambridge Singers, Conductor: John Rutter,
      (Label: Collegium)

    • 6:45 am
      Infidelity Outwitted: Sinfonia,
      Composer: Franz Joseph Haydn, Ensembles: Czech Chamber Philharmonic Orchestra, Pardubice, Conductor: Michael Halasz,
      (Label: Naxos)

    • 6:53 am
      Slavonic Dance No. 8,
      Composer: Antonin Dvorak, Ensembles: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Conductor: Jose Serebrier,
      (Label: Warner)

    • 7:01 am
      Composer: John Blow, Ensembles: Musica Antiqua Cologne, Conductor: Reinhard Goebel,
      (Label: Archiv)

    • 7:06 am
      The Ruins of Athens: Turkish March,
      Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven, Ensembles: Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra, Conductor: Leonard Slatkin,
      (Label: RCA)

    • 7:08 am
      Composer: Franz Schubert, Ensembles: Prague Sinfonia, Conductor: Christian Benda,
      (Label: Naxos)

    • 7:16 am
      The King's March,
      Composer: Jeremiah Clarke, Ensembles: English Chamber Orchestra, Performer: Wynton Marsalis, trumpet, Conductor: Anthony Newman,
      (Label: Sony)

    • 7:18 am
      Symphony No. 40: 3rd movement,
      Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Ensembles: Orchestra Mozart, Conductor: Claudio Abbado,
      (Label: Archiv)

    • 7:22 am
      Cantabile doloroso e Rondo giocoso,
      Composer: Ole Bull, Ensembles: London Symphony Orchestra, Performer: Charlie Siem, violin, Conductor: Andrew Gourlay,
      (Label: Warner)

    • 7:32 am
      Concerto Grosso No. 1,
      Composer: Alessandro Scarlatti, Ensembles: I Musici, Performer: William Bennett, flute,
      (Label: Philips)

    • 7:39 am
      The Entertainer,
      Composer: Scott Joplin, Performer: William Albright, piano,
      (Label: MusicMasters)

    • 7:44 am
      Hary Janos Suite: Musical Clock,
      Composer: Zoltan Kodaly, Ensembles: Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, Conductor: Yoel Levi,
      (Label: Telarc)

    • 7:47 am
      Benvenuto Cellini: Overture,
      Composer: Hector Berlioz, Ensembles: Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, Conductor: David Zinman,
      (Label: Telarc)

    • 8:01 am
      Village Dance,
      Composer: Claude Champagne, Ensembles: Quebec Symphony Orchestra, Conductor: Yoav Talmi,
      (Label: Analekta)

    • 8:06 am
      Etude No. 3 "Un Sospiro" (A Sigh),
      Composer: Franz Liszt, Performer: Susann McDonald, harp,
      (Label: Klavier)

    • 8:12 am
      The Queen of Spades: They met on an unhappy day,
      Composer: Peter Tchaikovsky, Ensembles: New Zealand Symphony Orchestra, Conductor: Peter Breiner,
      (Label: Naxos)

    • 8:17 am
      Composer: Johannes Kapsberger, Ensembles: Rolf Lislevand & Ensemble,
      (Label: Astree)

    • 8:23 am
      English Suite,
      Composer: Paul Lewis, Ensembles: Northern Sinfonia, Conductor: David Lloyd-Jones,
      (Label: Naxos)

    • 8:34 am
      Hamlet: Ballet Music: Valse-Mazurka,
      Composer: Ambroise Thomas, Ensembles: London Philharmonic Orchestra, Conductor: Antonio de Almeida,
      (Label: EMI)

    • 8:38 am
      Die Meistersinger von Nurmberg (The Mastersingers of Nuremburg): Dance; Finale,
      Composer: Richard Wagner, Ensembles: Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Conductor: Fritz Reiner,
      (Label: RCA)

    • 8:46 am
      La Couperin,
      Composer: Francois Couperin, Performer: Angela Hewitt, piano,
      (Label: Hyperion)

    • 8:50 am
      Composer: Jean Sibelius, Ensembles: Minnesota Orchestra, Conductor: Eiji Oue,
      (Label: Reference)

    • 9:01 am
      Aleko: Men's Dance,
      Composer: Sergei Rachmaninoff, Ensembles: Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, Conductor: Paavo Jarvi,
      (Label: Telarc)

    • 9:06 am
      Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring,
      Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach, Ensembles: Academy of St Martin in the Fields, Conductor: Neville Marriner,
      (Label: EMI)

    • 9:12 am
      Festival Overture,
      Composer: Hugo Alfven, Ensembles: Iceland Symphony Orchestra, Conductor: Niklas Willen,
      (Label: Naxos)

    • 9:23 am
      3 Argentinian Cantilenas and Finale,
      Composer: Carlos Guastavino, Ensembles: Camerata Bariloche,
      (Label: Dorian)

    • 9:43 am
      Composer: Frederic Chopin, Performer: Antonin Kubalek, piano,
      (Label: Dorian)

    • 9:49 am
      In Ireland Fantasy,
      Composer: Hamilton Harty, Ensembles: Ulster Orchestra, Conductor: Bryden Thomson,
      (Label: Chandos)

  • 10:00 am

    Performance Today

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  • 12:00 pm

    Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

    Program Playlist
    • 12:00 pm
      Der Rosenkavalier: Waltz Sequence No. 2,
      Composer: Richard Strauss, Ensembles: Seattle Symphony, Conductor: Gerard Schwarz,
      (Label: Delos)

    • 12:01 pm
      Waltz No. 5 "Grande Valse",
      Composer: Frederic Chopin, Performer: Claudio Arrau, piano,
      (Label: Philips)

    • 12:06 pm
      Trumpet Concerto,
      Composer: Tomaso Albinoni, Ensembles: Bavarian Radio Chamber Orchestra, Performer: Gabor Tarkovi, trumpet, Conductor: Radoslaw Szulc,
      (Label: Tudor)

    • 12:15 pm
      Symphony No. 5,
      Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven, Ensembles: Minnesota Orchestra, Conductor: Osmo Vanska,
      (Label: Bis)

    • 12:49 pm
      Variations on a Theme by Handel,
      Composer: Mauro Giuliani, Performer: Lars Hannibal, guitar,
      (Label: EMI)

    • 1:01 pm
      Composer: Claude Debussy, Ensembles: Turtle Island String Quartet,
      (Label: Windham Hill)

    • 1:06 pm
      Billy the Kid,
      Composer: Aaron Copland, Ensembles: Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, Conductor: David Zinman,
      (Label: London/Decca)

    • 1:27 pm
      Piano Sonata No. 13,
      Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Performer: Marc-Andre Hamelin, piano,
      (Label: Hyperion)

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