Playlist for Friday, May 7, 2021

  • 12:00 am: Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

    Program Playlist

    • 12:01 am: I want to live

      Composer: David Lang
      Ensembles: The Crossing
      Conductor: Donald Nally
      Catalog Information: Innova 856
    • 12:06 am: String Quartet No. 14

      Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven
      Ensembles: Miro Quartet
      Catalog Information: MQM 2909
    • 12:46 am: Les Fetes de Polymnie: Overture

      Composer: Jean-Philippe Rameau
      Ensembles: Les Talens Lyriques
      Conductor: Christophe Rousset
      Catalog Information: Oiseau-Lyre 475910
    • 12:49 am: Intimate Studies

      Composer: Leos Janacek
      Performer: Lada Valesova, piano
      Catalog Information: Avie 2142
    • 1:01 am: Four Contredances

      Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
      Ensembles: Salzburg Mozarteum Orchestra
      Conductor: Hans Graf
      Catalog Information: LaserLight 15887
    • 1:06 am: Recurring Dream

      Composer: Angelica Negron
      Performer: Lara Downes, piano
      Catalog Information: Dorian 92207
    • 1:09 am: Symphony No. 7

      Composer: Jean Sibelius
      Ensembles: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Jukka-Pekka Saraste
      Catalog Information: RCA 60575
    • 1:32 am: Flute Concerto

      Composer: Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
      Ensembles: Lyra Baroque Orchestra
      Performer: Wilbert Hazelzet, flute
      Conductor: Jacques Ogg
      Catalog Information: Violetear 100
    • 2:01 am: Reverie

      Composer: Pablo de Sarasate
      Performer: Tianwa Yang, violin
      Catalog Information: Naxos 570893
    • 2:06 am: The Mission: Gabriel's Oboe

      Composer: Ennio Morricone
      Ensembles: Roma Sinfonietta
      Performer: Yo-Yo Ma, cello
      Conductor: Ennio Morricone
      Catalog Information: Sony 2668
    • 2:09 am: Symphony No. 7 "Sinfonia Romantica"

      Composer: Kurt Atterberg
      Ensembles: Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Neeme Jarvi
      Catalog Information: Chandos 5166
    • 2:39 am: Prelude

      Composer: Alexander Scriabin
      Performer: Yuja Wang, piano
      Catalog Information: DG 16606
    • 2:41 am: Wind Quintet

      Composer: Franz Danzi
      Ensembles: Academia Wind Quintet
      Catalog Information: Supraphon 111264
    • 3:01 am: Lullaby (Berceuse)

      Composer: Arnold Bax
      Performer: Charles Matthews, piano
      Catalog Information: Olympia 454
    • 3:06 am: String Sextet No. 1

      Composer: Johannes Brahms
      Ensembles: Cypress String Quartet
      Performer: Barry Shiffman, violin
      Catalog Information: Avie 2294
    • 3:44 am: Aurora Borealis

      Composer: Laurel Zucker
      Performer: Laurel Zucker, flute
      Catalog Information: Cantilena 2013
    • 3:47 am: Norwegian Rhapsody No. 3

      Composer: Johan Svendsen
      Ensembles: Trondheim Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Ole Kristian Ruud
      Catalog Information: Simax 1085
    • 4:01 am: Fragments from Hans Andersen: A leaf from the sky

      Composer: York Bowen
      Performer: Nicolas Namoradze, piano
      Catalog Information: Hyperion 68303
    • 4:06 am: The Sacred Veil: Child of Wonder

      Composer: Eric Whitacre
      Ensembles: Los Angeles Master Chorale
      Performer: Lisa Edwards, piano
      Conductor: Eric Whitacre
      Catalog Information: Signum 630
    • 4:11 am: Sacred and Profane Dances

      Composer: Claude Debussy
      Ensembles: Cleveland Orchestra
      Performer: Lisa Wellbaum, harp
      Conductor: Pierre Boulez
      Catalog Information: DG 2121
    • 4:23 am: Orchestral Suite No. 3: Elegy

      Composer: Peter Tchaikovsky
      Ensembles: Prague Philharmonic Orchestra
      Conductor: Jiri Belohlavek
      Catalog Information: Supraphon 110969
    • 4:34 am: Bold Island Suite

      Composer: Howard Hanson
      Ensembles: Cincinnati Pops Orchestra
      Conductor: Erich Kunzel
      Catalog Information: Telarc 80649
    • 5:01 am: Magnetic Rag

      Composer: Scott Joplin
      Ensembles: Avatar Brass Ensemble
      Catalog Information: Klavier 77029
    • 5:06 am: Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring

      Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
      Ensembles: Zurich Chamber Orchestra
      Performer: Sharon Isbin, guitar
      Conductor: Howard Griffiths
      Catalog Information: Warner 45312
    • 5:09 am: Don Giovanni: La ci darem la mano

      Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
      Ensembles: Netherlands Wind Ensemble
      Catalog Information: Philips 422545
    • 5:13 am: Symphony No. 9 "From the New World": Largo

      Composer: Antonin Dvorak
      Ensembles: London Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Istvan Kertesz
      Catalog Information: London/Decca 460604
    • 5:27 am: Puerilia: The Cuckoo

      Composer: Giorgio Ghedini
      Performer: Massimo Bianchi, piano
      Catalog Information: Naxos 572330
    • 5:30 am: Three lovely birds of paradise

      Composer: Maurice Ravel
      Ensembles: Cambridge Singers
      Conductor: John Rutter
      Catalog Information: Collegium 119
    • 5:33 am: La Belle Helene (Beautiful Helene): Overture

      Composer: Jacques Offenbach
      Ensembles: BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
      Conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier
      Catalog Information: Chandos 9765
    • 5:43 am: Piano Concerto No. 1

      Composer: Sergei Prokofiev
      Ensembles: Cleveland Orchestra
      Performer: Gary Graffman, piano
      Conductor: George Szell
      Catalog Information: Sony 37806
    • 6:01 am: Composers Datebook

    • 6:03 am: Andante festivo

      Composer: Jean Sibelius
      Ensembles: Sphinx Virtuosi
      Conductor: Damon Gupton
      Catalog Information: White Pine Musi 227
    • 6:08 am: L'assedio di Corinto (Siege of Corinth): Overture

      Composer: Gioacchino Rossini
      Ensembles: National Philharmonic Orchestra
      Conductor: Riccardo Chailly
      Catalog Information: London/Decca 414407
    • 6:18 am: An Ayre

      Composer: Jeremiah Clarke
      Ensembles: English Chamber Orchestra
      Performer: Wynton Marsalis, trumpet
      Conductor: Anthony Newman
      Catalog Information: Sony 66244
    • 6:20 am: Bergensiana: Rococo Variations on an old Melody from Bergen

      Composer: Johan Halvorsen
      Ensembles: Bergen Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Karsten Andersen
      Catalog Information: NKF 50013
    • 6:30 am: Serenade

      Composer: Roman Hoffstetter
      Ensembles: I Solisti Italiani
      Catalog Information: Denon 75040
    • 6:36 am: Swan Lake: Pas de Deux

      Composer: Peter Tchaikovsky
      Ensembles: Philharmonia Orchestra
      Performer: Esther Yoo, violin
      Conductor: Vladimir Ashkenazy
      Catalog Information: DG 481503
    • 6:43 am: The Comedians

      Composer: Dmitri Kabalevsky
      Ensembles: San Diego Chamber Orchestra
      Conductor: Donald Barra
      Catalog Information: Koch 7042
    • 7:01 am: Morning on the Water

      Composer: Jacques Ibert
      Performer: Kyunghee Kim-Sutre, harp
      Catalog Information: Hortus 731
    • 7:06 am: Strike Up the Band: Overture

      Composer: George Gershwin
      Ensembles: Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra
      Conductor: JoAnn Falletta
      Catalog Information: Naxos 559750
    • 7:13 am: Sinfonia

      Composer: Carlo Lonati
      Ensembles: Ensemble Giardino di Delizie
      Catalog Information: Brilliant 95590
    • 7:24 am: Piece in the Form of a Habanera

      Composer: Maurice Ravel
      Performer: Katerina Englichova, harp
      Catalog Information: Supraphon 4212
    • 7:27 am: Concerto for Various Instruments

      Composer: Antonio Vivaldi
      Ensembles: English Concert
      Performer: Simon Standage, violin
      Conductor: Trevor Pinnock
      Catalog Information: Archiv 415674
    • 7:38 am: The Firebird (L'oiseau de feu): Finale

      Composer: Igor Stravinsky
      Ensembles: Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Paavo Jarvi
      Catalog Information: Telarc 80587
    • 7:43 am: Symphony No. 1: 3rd movement

      Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven
      Ensembles: Revolutionary and Romantic Orchestra
      Conductor: John Eliot Gardiner
      Catalog Information: Archiv 439900
    • 7:47 am: Pierrot of the Minute: Comedy Overture

      Composer: Granville Bantock
      Ensembles: Bournemouth Sinfonietta
      Conductor: Norman Del Mar
      Catalog Information: Chandos 8373
    • 8:01 am: Suite of Three Pieces: Idylle

      Composer: Benjamin Godard
      Ensembles: City of London Sinfonia
      Performer: Susan Milan, flute
      Conductor: Richard Hickox
      Catalog Information: Chandos 8840
    • 8:06 am: Schatz Waltz (Treasure Waltz)

      Composer: Johann Strauss, Jr.
      Ensembles: Chicago Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Fritz Reiner
      Catalog Information: RCA 5405
    • 8:14 am: Dance of the Blessed Spirits

      Composer: Christoph Gluck
      Ensembles: English Chamber Orchestra
      Conductor: Raymond Leppard
      Catalog Information: Sony 44650
    • 8:24 am: Goldberg Variations: Aria

      Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
      Ensembles: Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra
      Performer: Yo-Yo Ma, cello
      Conductor: Ton Koopman
      Catalog Information: Sony 45442
    • 8:29 am: Second Rhapsody

      Composer: George Gershwin
      Ensembles: Dallas Symphony Orchestra
      Performer: Anne-Marie McDermott, piano
      Conductor: Justin Brown
      Catalog Information: Bridge 9252
    • 8:45 am: Symphony No. 101 "The Clock": 2nd movement

      Composer: Franz Joseph Haydn
      Ensembles: Philharmonia Orchestra
      Conductor: Leonard Slatkin
      Catalog Information: RCA 68426
    • 8:52 am: Hary Janos Suite: Musical Clock

      Composer: Zoltan Kodaly
      Ensembles: Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Yoel Levi
      Catalog Information: Telarc 80413
    • 8:54 am: The Tick-Tock Clock

      Composer: Richard Strauss
      Ensembles: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
      Catalog Information: DG 435871
    • 9:01 am: Unst Bridal March

      Composer: Traditional
      Performer: Barry Douglas, piano
      Catalog Information: Chandos 10934
    • 9:06 am: Prince Igor: Overture

      Composer: Alexander Borodin
      Ensembles: Vancouver Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Bramwell Tovey
      Catalog Information: CBC 5231
    • 9:17 am: Prince Edward's Pavan

      Composer: Anonymous
      Ensembles: Baltimore Consort
      Catalog Information: Dorian 90139
    • 9:20 am: Appalachian Fantasy

      Composer: Tessa Lark
      Performer: Tessa Lark, violin
      Catalog Information: First Hand 86
    • 9:25 am: Elegy

      Composer: Ina Boyle
      Ensembles: Staatskapelle Weimar
      Performer: Nadege Rochat, cello
      Conductor: Paul Meyer
      Catalog Information: Ars Produktion 38221
    • 9:34 am: Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini

      Composer: Sergei Rachmaninoff
      Ensembles: Orchestra of the Mariinsky Theatre
      Performer: Lang Lang, piano
      Conductor: Valery Gergiev
      Catalog Information: DG 3902
  • 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.

    Program Playlist

    • 12:00 pm: Guitar Quintet No. 1

      Composer: Luigi Boccherini
      Ensembles: Academy Chamber Ensemble
      Performer: Pepe Romero, guitar
      Catalog Information: Philips 438769
    • 12:01 pm: Alleluia

      Composer: Randall Thompson
      Ensembles: Robert Shaw Festival Singers
      Conductor: Robert Shaw
      Catalog Information: Telarc 80519
    • 12:06 pm: F-A-E Sonata: Scherzo

      Composer: Johannes Brahms
      Performer: Arabella Steinbacher, violin
      Catalog Information: PentaTone 367
    • 12:14 pm: Symphony No. 2

      Composer: Randall Thompson
      Ensembles: New York Philharmonic
      Conductor: Leonard Bernstein
      Catalog Information: Sony 60594
    • 12:43 pm: Mac Ananty's Reel

      Composer: John Larchet
      Ensembles: Irish Chamber Orchestra
      Conductor: Fionnuala Hunt
      Catalog Information: Black Box 1003
    • 12:46 pm: Concerto No. 12 "Storm at Sea"

      Composer: Lorenzo Zavateri
      Ensembles: Freiburg Baroque Orchestra
      Conductor: Gottfried von der Goltz
      Catalog Information: DHM 77352
    • 1:01 pm: Festival Scherzo for Piano and Strings

      Composer: Madeleine Dring
      Ensembles: Guildhall Strings
      Performer: Martin Roscoe, piano
      Conductor: Robert Salter
      Catalog Information: Hyperion 67316
    • 1:06 pm: Grand Canyon Suite: On the Trail

      Composer: Ferde Grofe
      Ensembles: Cincinnati Pops Orchestra
      Conductor: Erich Kunzel
      Catalog Information: Telarc 80086
    • 1:15 pm: The Little White Donkey

      Composer: Jacques Ibert
      Performer: Kyung Wha Chung, violin
      Catalog Information: EMI 56827
    • 1:19 pm: Double Keyboard Concerto

      Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
      Ensembles: Hamburg Philharmonic
      Performer: Christoph Eschenbach, piano
      Conductor: Christoph Eschenbach
      Catalog Information: DG 415655
    • 1:38 pm: Sense and Sensibility: Suite

      Composer: Patrick Doyle
      Ensembles: Studio Ensemble
      Conductor: Robert Ziegler
      Catalog Information: Sony 62258
    • 1:45 pm: Scherzo fantastique

      Composer: Igor Stravinsky
      Ensembles: Seattle Symphony
      Conductor: Gerard Schwarz
      Catalog Information: Delos 3054
    • 2:01 pm: From Meadow to Mayfair Suite: Evening in Town

      Composer: Eric Coates
      Ensembles: New Philharmonia Orchestra
      Conductor: Adrian Boult
      Catalog Information: Lyrita 246
    • 2:06 pm: English Dances: First Set

      Composer: Malcolm Arnold
      Ensembles: Dallas Wind Symphony
      Conductor: Jerry Junkin
      Catalog Information: Reference 66
    • 2:16 pm: Gracias a la Vida

      Composer: Violeta Parra
      Performer: Yo-Yo Ma, cello
      Catalog Information: Sony 82237
    • 2:21 pm: Flute Concerto No. 3

      Composer: August Muller
      Ensembles: South German Chamber Orchestra Pforzheim
      Performer: Tatjana Ruhland, flute
      Conductor: Timo Handschuh
      Catalog Information: CPO 777956
    • 2:47 pm: El Salon Mexico

      Composer: Aaron Copland
      Ensembles: New Philharmonia Orchestra
      Conductor: Aaron Copland
      Catalog Information: Sony 42429
  • 8:00 pm: Houston Grand Opera

    Houston Grand Opera has brought world-class opera to Houstonians since 1955. These archival HGO recordings include some of the world’s best performers throughout the years and are being heard for the first time since their live broadcast. HGO’s Artistic and Music Director Patrick Summers hosts the weekly series.

  • 11:00 pm: Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

    Program Playlist

    • 12:00 pm: Guitar Quintet No. 1

      Composer: Luigi Boccherini
      Ensembles: Academy Chamber Ensemble
      Performer: Pepe Romero, guitar
      Catalog Information: Philips 438769
    • 12:01 pm: Alleluia

      Composer: Randall Thompson
      Ensembles: Robert Shaw Festival Singers
      Conductor: Robert Shaw
      Catalog Information: Telarc 80519
    • 12:06 pm: F-A-E Sonata: Scherzo

      Composer: Johannes Brahms
      Performer: Arabella Steinbacher, violin
      Catalog Information: PentaTone 367
    • 12:14 pm: Symphony No. 2

      Composer: Randall Thompson
      Ensembles: New York Philharmonic
      Conductor: Leonard Bernstein
      Catalog Information: Sony 60594
    • 12:43 pm: Mac Ananty's Reel

      Composer: John Larchet
      Ensembles: Irish Chamber Orchestra
      Conductor: Fionnuala Hunt
      Catalog Information: Black Box 1003
    • 12:46 pm: Concerto No. 12 "Storm at Sea"

      Composer: Lorenzo Zavateri
      Ensembles: Freiburg Baroque Orchestra
      Conductor: Gottfried von der Goltz
      Catalog Information: DHM 77352
    • 1:01 pm: Festival Scherzo for Piano and Strings

      Composer: Madeleine Dring
      Ensembles: Guildhall Strings
      Performer: Martin Roscoe, piano
      Conductor: Robert Salter
      Catalog Information: Hyperion 67316
    • 1:06 pm: Grand Canyon Suite: On the Trail

      Composer: Ferde Grofe
      Ensembles: Cincinnati Pops Orchestra
      Conductor: Erich Kunzel
      Catalog Information: Telarc 80086
    • 1:15 pm: The Little White Donkey

      Composer: Jacques Ibert
      Performer: Kyung Wha Chung, violin
      Catalog Information: EMI 56827
    • 1:19 pm: Double Keyboard Concerto

      Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
      Ensembles: Hamburg Philharmonic
      Performer: Christoph Eschenbach, piano
      Conductor: Christoph Eschenbach
      Catalog Information: DG 415655
    • 1:38 pm: Sense and Sensibility: Suite

      Composer: Patrick Doyle
      Ensembles: Studio Ensemble
      Conductor: Robert Ziegler
      Catalog Information: Sony 62258
    • 1:45 pm: Scherzo fantastique

      Composer: Igor Stravinsky
      Ensembles: Seattle Symphony
      Conductor: Gerard Schwarz
      Catalog Information: Delos 3054
    • 2:01 pm: From Meadow to Mayfair Suite: Evening in Town

      Composer: Eric Coates
      Ensembles: New Philharmonia Orchestra
      Conductor: Adrian Boult
      Catalog Information: Lyrita 246
    • 2:06 pm: English Dances: First Set

      Composer: Malcolm Arnold
      Ensembles: Dallas Wind Symphony
      Conductor: Jerry Junkin
      Catalog Information: Reference 66
    • 2:16 pm: Gracias a la Vida

      Composer: Violeta Parra
      Performer: Yo-Yo Ma, cello
      Catalog Information: Sony 82237
    • 2:21 pm: Flute Concerto No. 3

      Composer: August Muller
      Ensembles: South German Chamber Orchestra Pforzheim
      Performer: Tatjana Ruhland, flute
      Conductor: Timo Handschuh
      Catalog Information: CPO 777956
    • 2:47 pm: El Salon Mexico

      Composer: Aaron Copland
      Ensembles: New Philharmonia Orchestra
      Conductor: Aaron Copland
      Catalog Information: Sony 42429

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