Playlist for Sunday, April 23, 2017

  • 12:00 am

    Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

    Program Playlist
    • 12:01 am
      Two Aquarelles,
      Composer: Frederick Delius, Ensembles: Bournemouth Sinfonietta, Conductor: Norman Del Mar,
      (Label: Chandos)

    • 12:06 am
      Valsa sem nome (Waltz without a Name),
      Composer: Baden Powell, Performer: Marc Regnier, guitar,
      (Label: Reference)

    • 12:09 am
      Song for Athene,
      Composer: John Tavener, Ensembles: Choir of Westminster Cathedral, Conductor: Martin Neary,
      (Label: Sony)

    • 12:18 am
      Piano Concerto No. 13,
      Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Ensembles: North German Radio Symphony, Performer: Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli, piano, Conductor: Cord Garben,
      (Label: DG)

    • 12:48 am
      Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun (Prelude a l'apres-midi d'un faune),
      Composer: Claude Debussy, Ensembles: Paris Orchestra, Conductor: Daniel Barenboim,
      (Label: DG)

    • 1:01 am
      Composer: John Playford, Ensembles: Hesperus,
      (Label: Maggie's Music)

    • 1:06 am
      Symphony No. 2 "Sinfonie Capricieuse",
      Composer: Franz Berwald, Ensembles: Danish National Radio Symphony Orchestra, Conductor: Thomas Dausgaard,
      (Label: Brilliant)

    • 1:35 am
      Variations serieuses (Serious Variations),
      Composer: Felix Mendelssohn, Performer: Javier Perianes, piano,
      (Label: Harmonia Mundi)

    • 1:48 am
      Four Seasons: Winter,
      Composer: Antonio Vivaldi, Ensembles: Trondheim Soloists, Performer: Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin, Conductor: Anne-Sophie Mutter,
      (Label: DG)

    • 2:01 am
      Fantasia on Greensleeves,
      Composer: Ralph Vaughan Williams, Ensembles: Cincinnati Pops Orchestra, Conductor: Erich Kunzel,
      (Label: Telarc)

    • 2:06 am
      A Downland Suite,
      Composer: John Ireland, Ensembles: City of London Sinfonia, Conductor: Richard Hickox,
      (Label: Chandos)

    • 2:26 am
      The Little and Great Mountain,
      Composer: Traditional Irish, Performer: John Williams, guitar,
      (Label: JCW)

    • 2:29 am
      Composer: Peteris Vasks, Ensembles: I Fiamminghi, Conductor: Rudolf Werthen,
      (Label: Telarc)

    • 2:47 am
      Piano Sonata No. 46,
      Composer: Franz Joseph Haydn, Performer: Lang Lang, piano,
      (Label: Telarc)

    • 3:01 am
      Prayer of Saint Gregory,
      Composer: Alan Hovhaness, Ensembles: Manhattan Chamber Orchestra, Performer: Chris Gekker, trumpet, Conductor: Richard Auldon Clark,
      (Label: Koch)

    • 3:06 am
      Etude No. 5,
      Composer: Philip Glass, Performer: Lavinia Meijer, harp,
      (Label: Sony)

    • 3:16 am
      Etude No. 3 "Tristesse",
      Composer: Frederic Chopin, Performer: Frederic Chiu, piano,
      (Label: Harmonia Mundi)

    • 3:21 am
      String Quartet No. 14 "Death and the Maiden",
      Composer: Franz Schubert, Ensembles: Emerson String Quartet,
      (Label: DG)

    • 4:01 am
      Lute Suite No. 3: Allemande,
      Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach, Performer: Jason Vieaux, guitar,
      (Label: Azica)

    • 4:06 am
      Children's Games (Jeux d'enfants),
      Composer: Georges Bizet, Ensembles: Orchestre de la Bastille, Conductor: Myung-Whun Chung,
      (Label: DG)

    • 4:18 am
      Inci's Book,
      Composer: Ahmet Adnan Saygun, Performer: Zeynep Ucbasaran, piano,
      (Label: Naxos)

    • 4:28 am
      Concerto for Two Flutes,
      Composer: Georg Philipp Telemann, Ensembles: Rebel, Performer: Matthias Maute, recorder, Conductor: Jorg-Michael Schwarz,
      (Label: Bridge)

    • 4:40 am
      Symphony No. 28,
      Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Ensembles: London Mozart Players, Conductor: Jane Glover,
      (Label: ASV)

    • 5:01 am
      Moths and Butterflies and Wild Bears,
      Composer: Edward Elgar, Ensembles: New Zealand Symphony Orchestra, Conductor: James Judd,
      (Label: Naxos)

    • 5:06 am
      Composer: Claude Debussy, Performer: Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano,
      (Label: London/Decca)

    • 5:16 am
      Serenade for Strings,
      Composer: Peter Tchaikovsky, Ensembles: Berlin Philharmonic, Conductor: Semyon Bychkov,
      (Label: Philips)

    • 5:48 am
      Dalecarlian Suite No. 1,
      Composer: Traditional, Performer: Jakob Lindberg, lute,
      (Label: Bis)

  • 6:00 am


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  • 7:00 am

    With Heart and Voice

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    Program Playlist
    • 7:00 am
      Theme Music: Trumpet Tune in D,
      Composer: David N. Johnson, Performer: "Peter DuBois, organ",
      (Label: Private Recording)

    • 7:01 am
      Resurrection (Symphonie Passion),
      Composer: Marcel Dupre, Performer: "David Briggs, organ",
      (Label: PRIORY)

    • 7:07 am
      Pascha nostrum,
      Composer: William Byrd, Performer: "Choir of Clare College, Cambridge", Conductor: Graham Ross,
      (Label: HARMONIA MUNDI)

    • 7:10 am
      Jesus Lives!,
      Composer: arr. Richard Webster, Performer: "Choir of All Saints, Beverly Hills", Conductor: Thomas Foster,
      (Label: GOTHIC)

    • 7:14 am
      Tis the Day of Resurrection,
      Composer: Charles Wood, Performer: "Choir of St. Paul's Cathedral, London", Conductor: John Scott,
      (Label: HYPERION)

    • 7:19 am
      "Arise, My Love",
      Composer: Joel Martinson, Performer: Choir of Marble Collegiate Church, Conductor: Kenneth Dake,
      (Label: TUNEFUL OASIS)

    • 7:23 am
      Christus Vincit,
      Composer: Joseph Noyon, Performer: St Thomas Choir of Men & Boys, Conductor: John Scott,
      (Label: PRO ORGANO)

    • 7:27 am
      The Day of Resurrection,
      Composer: W H Monk, Performer: University of Texas Chamber Singers, Conductor: James Morrow,
      (Label: KOCH)

    • 7:32 am
      "Blessed City, heavenly Salem",
      Composer: Edward Bairstow, Performer: "Choir of St. Paul's Cathedral, London", Conductor: John Scott,
      (Label: HYPERION)

    • 7:43 am
      Composer: Ralph Manuel, Performer: St. Olaf Choir, Conductor: Anton Armstrong,
      (Label: ST OLAF)

    • 7:47 am
      Choral-Improvisation sur le 'Victimae Paschali',
      Composer: Charles Tournemire, Performer: "Richard Morris, organ",
      (Label: R & R DIGITAL)

  • 8:00 am

    Sunday Baroque

    Sunday Baroque is a celebration of beloved and appealing music from the baroque era (1600-1750) and the years leading up to it.

  • 10:00 am

    Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

    Program Playlist
    • 10:00 am
      Concerto for Two Violins,
      Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach, Ensembles: Chamber Orchestra of Europe, Performer: Daniel Hope, violin,
      (Label: Warner)

    • 10:01 am
      Serenade: Finale,
      Composer: William Alwyn, Ensembles: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, Conductor: David Lloyd-Jones,
      (Label: Naxos)

    • 10:06 am
      Composer: Luigi Boccherini, Ensembles: German Chamber Academy, Conductor: Johannes Goritzki,
      (Label: CPO)

    • 10:20 am
      Piano Trio,
      Composer: Gabriel Faure, Ensembles: Beaux Arts Trio,
      (Label: Philips)

    • 10:43 am
      Jauchzet dem Herrn, alle Welt (Make a Joyful Noise),
      Composer: Heinrich Schutz, Ensembles: Musica Sacra, Conductor: Richard Westenburg,
      (Label: RCA)

    • 10:48 am
      Concerto Grosso No. 1,
      Composer: George Frideric Handel, Ensembles: English Baroque Soloists, Conductor: John Eliot Gardiner,
      (Label: Erato)

  • 1:00 pm

    Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

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  • 2:00 pm

    Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

  • 4:00 pm

    Encore Houston

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  • 6:00 pm

    From the Top

    Hosted by acclaimed pianist Christopher O’Riley, From the Top celebrates the amazing performances and captivating stories of extraordinary young classical musicians.

  • 7:00 pm

    Classics for Kids

    Take your kids on a journey through classical music!

  • 7:06 pm

    Music in the Making

    Classical 91.7 interns Joshua Zinn and Zoë Miller bring you a selection of faculty and student ensemble performances from the Moores School at the University...

  • 8:00 pm


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  • 10:00 pm

    Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

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