Playlist for Friday, April 3, 2020

  • 12:00 am: Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

    Program Playlist

    • 12:01 am: Summer Evening

      Composer: John Ireland
      Ensembles: Orchestra of the Swan
      Conductor: David Curtis
      Catalog Information: Naxos 571372
    • 12:06 am: Fountains of Rome

      Composer: Ottorino Respighi
      Ensembles: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Sakari Oramo
      Catalog Information: Ondine 1165
    • 12:25 am: Suite for Flute and Oboe

      Composer: Ulysses Kay
      Ensembles: New York Flute Club
      Performer: Members of...
      Catalog Information: CRI 561
    • 12:31 am: Harp Concerto

      Composer: Reinhold Gliere
      Ensembles: City of London Sinfonia
      Performer: Rachel Masters, harp
      Conductor: Richard Hickox
      Catalog Information: Chandos 9094
    • 1:01 am: El cant dels ocells (Song of the Birds)

      Composer: Pablo Casals
      Ensembles: Saint Cecilia Orchestra
      Performer: Han-Na Chang, cello
      Conductor: Antonio Pappano
      Catalog Information: EMI 82390
    • 1:06 am: Humoreske

      Composer: Robert Schumann
      Performer: Emanuel Ax, piano
      Catalog Information: RCA 4275
    • 1:37 am: Using the Apostate Tyrant as His Tool

      Composer: Kassia
      Ensembles: Kronos Quartet
      Catalog Information: Nonesuch 79457
    • 1:41 am: Imagenes

      Composer: Candelario Huizar
      Ensembles: Philharmonic Orchestra of the Americas
      Conductor: Alondra de la Parra
      Catalog Information: Sony 75555
    • 2:01 am: Julia Florida

      Composer: Agustin Barrios
      Performer: John Williams, guitar
      Catalog Information: Sony 64396
    • 2:06 am: String Quartet No. 2

      Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven
      Ensembles: Amadeus Quartet
      Catalog Information: DG 453760
    • 2:30 am: A Totally Different Rag

      Composer: May Aufderheide
      Performer: Virginia Eskin, piano
      Catalog Information: Northeastern 9003
    • 2:33 am: Dusty Rag

      Composer: May Aufderheide
      Performer: Virginia Eskin, piano
      Catalog Information: Northeastern 9003
    • 2:35 am: Symphony No. 6

      Composer: William Banfield
      Ensembles: Akron Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Alan Balter
      Catalog Information: Telarc 80409
    • 3:01 am: Songs of Farewell: There is an old belief

      Composer: Hubert Parry
      Ensembles: Septura
      Catalog Information: Naxos 573825
    • 3:06 am: The River Cam

      Composer: Eric Whitacre
      Ensembles: London Symphony Orchestra
      Performer: Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
      Conductor: Eric Whitacre
      Catalog Information: London/Decca 16636
    • 3:20 am: L'amant anonyme: Overture-Symphony

      Composer: Chevalier de Saint-Georges
      Ensembles: Tafelmusik
      Conductor: Jeanne Lamon
      Catalog Information: CBC 5225
    • 3:28 am: Fairy Tale

      Composer: Josef Suk
      Ensembles: Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra
      Conductor: JoAnn Falletta
      Catalog Information: Naxos 572323
    • 4:01 am: Torre Bermeja (Vermillion Tower)

      Composer: Isaac Albeniz
      Performer: Stephen Marchionda, guitar
      Catalog Information: Dabringhaus 903173
    • 4:06 am: Violin Concerto No. 1

      Composer: Sergei Prokofiev
      Ensembles: London Symphony Orchestra
      Performer: Gil Shaham, violin
      Conductor: Andre Previn
      Catalog Information: DG 447758
    • 4:29 am: Sanctuary Road: Rain

      Composer: Paul Moravec
      Ensembles: Oratorio Society of New York Orchestra
      Performer: Laquita Mitchell, soprano
      Conductor: Kent Tritle
      Catalog Information: Naxos 559884
    • 4:34 am: Swing Low, Sweet Chariot

      Composer: Florence Price
      Ensembles: Apollo Chamber Players
      Catalog Information: Navona 6038
    • 4:41 am: Piano Sonata No. 12

      Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven
      Performer: Stephen Kovacevich, piano
      Catalog Information: EMI 57131
    • 5:01 am: The Planets: Mercury

      Composer: Gustav Holst
      Ensembles: Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Roger Norrington
      Catalog Information: Hanssler 93043
    • 5:06 am: Abduction from the Seraglio: Wenn der Freude Tranen fliessen

      Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
      Ensembles: Netherlands Wind Ensemble
      Catalog Information: Philips 422545
    • 5:11 am: Rondo

      Composer: Antonin Dvorak
      Ensembles: Berlin Philharmonic
      Performer: Yo-Yo Ma, cello
      Conductor: Lorin Maazel
      Catalog Information: Sony 42206
    • 5:20 am: Bleeding Heart

      Composer: Fanny Gordon
      Ensembles: Sinfonia ViVa
      Conductor: Tomasz Radziwonowicz
      Catalog Information: Dux 0483
    • 5:24 am: Symphony: Scherzo

      Composer: Richard Wagner
      Ensembles: Tokyo Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Hiroshi Wakasugi
      Catalog Information: Denon 75259
    • 5:31 am: Serenade for Strings

      Composer: Hans Gal
      Ensembles: Symphony Nova Scotia
      Conductor: Georg Tintner
      Catalog Information: CBC 5167
    • 5:48 am: The Wasps: Overture

      Composer: Ralph Vaughan Williams
      Ensembles: London Philharmonic Orchestra
      Conductor: Vernon Handley
      Catalog Information: Chandos 8330
    • 6:01 am: Composers Datebook

    • 6:03 am: Violin Sonata No. 2: Allegro

      Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
      Performer: Paul Galbraith, guitar
      Catalog Information: Delos 3232
    • 6:06 am: Impromptu No. 1

      Composer: Frederic Chopin
      Performer: Yundi Li, piano
      Catalog Information: DG 3887
    • 6:10 am: Symphony No. 2

      Composer: William Boyce
      Ensembles: Bournemouth Sinfonietta
      Conductor: Ronald Thomas
      Catalog Information: CRD 3356
    • 6:18 am: Le Tombeau de Couperin: Rigaudon

      Composer: Maurice Ravel
      Ensembles: Paris Orchestra
      Conductor: Josep Pons
      Catalog Information: Harmonia Mundi 902326
    • 6:21 am: String Quartet No. 63 "Sunrise": 1st movement

      Composer: Franz Joseph Haydn
      Ensembles: Orlando Quartet
      Catalog Information: Philips 410053
    • 6:30 am: Appalachian Spring: Variations on a Shaker Melody

      Composer: Aaron Copland
      Ensembles: New York Philharmonic
      Conductor: Leonard Bernstein
      Catalog Information: Sony 46715
    • 6:34 am: Il turco in Italia (The Turk in Italy): Overture

      Composer: Gioacchino Rossini
      Ensembles: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
      Catalog Information: DG 415363
    • 6:43 am: Amelie: Medley

      Composer: Yann Tiersen
      Ensembles: Brussels Philharmonic
      Performer: Renaud Capucon, violin
      Conductor: Stephane Deneve
      Catalog Information: Erato 33936
    • 6:49 am: Song without Words No. 6 "Barcarolle (Gondola Song)"

      Composer: Felix Mendelssohn
      Performer: Julia Shaw, harp
      Catalog Information: CBC 1103
    • 6:51 am: Flute Concerto No. 1 "La Tempesta di Mare" ("Storm at Sea")

      Composer: Antonio Vivaldi
      Ensembles: I Solisti Veneti
      Performer: Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute
      Conductor: Claudio Scimone
      Catalog Information: Sony 39062
    • 7:01 am: Symphony No. 1: 2nd movement

      Composer: Camille Saint-Saens
      Ensembles: Malmo Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Marc Soustrot
      Catalog Information: Naxos 573138
    • 7:06 am: Fur Elise

      Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven
      Performer: Livia Rev, piano
      Catalog Information: Hyperion 66185
    • 7:10 am: Concertino Pastorale: Finale

      Composer: John Ireland
      Ensembles: City of London Sinfonia
      Conductor: Richard Hickox
      Catalog Information: Chandos 9376
    • 7:16 am: Hungarian Dance No. 8

      Composer: Johannes Brahms
      Ensembles: London Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Neeme Jarvi
      Catalog Information: Chandos 7072
    • 7:19 am: Four Last Songs: Fruhling

      Composer: Richard Strauss
      Ensembles: Philharmonia Orchestra
      Performer: Lise Davidsen, soprano
      Conductor: Esa-Pekka Salonen
      Catalog Information: London/Decca 483488
    • 7:23 am: Symphony No. 21: 1st movement

      Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
      Ensembles: Prague Chamber Orchestra
      Conductor: Charles Mackerras
      Catalog Information: Telarc 80217
    • 7:29 am: Folk Suite No. 3

      Composer: William Grant Still
      Ensembles: Sierra Winds
      Catalog Information: Cambria 1083
    • 7:35 am: Violin Concerto: 3rd movement

      Composer: Antonin Dvorak
      Ensembles: Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
      Performer: Nathan Milstein, violin
      Conductor: William Steinberg
      Catalog Information: EMI 67250
    • 7:46 am: March Militaire No. 1

      Composer: Franz Schubert
      Performer: Vladimir Horowitz, piano
      Catalog Information: DG 419217
    • 7:53 am: The Word of a Nobleman: Overture

      Composer: Stanislaw Moniuszko
      Ensembles: Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra
      Conductor: Antoni Wit
      Catalog Information: Naxos 572716
    • 8:01 am: Caprice No. 24

      Composer: Niccolo Paganini
      Performer: Nicola Hall, guitar
      Catalog Information: London/Decca 430839
    • 8:06 am: Prince Igor: Dance of the Polovtsian Maidens

      Composer: Alexander Borodin
      Ensembles: Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra
      Conductor: Gennady Rozhdestvensky
      Catalog Information: Chandos 9386
    • 8:09 am: Symphony No. 2 "Ocean": 6th movement

      Composer: Anton Rubinstein
      Ensembles: Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
      Conductor: Stephen Gunzenhauser
      Catalog Information: Naxos 555392
    • 8:17 am: Ribers No. 8

      Composer: Traditional
      Ensembles: Danish String Quartet
      Catalog Information: Dacapo 226081
    • 8:20 am: Petite Symphony: 1st movement

      Composer: Charles Gounod
      Ensembles: Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
      Conductor: Christopher Hogwood
      Catalog Information: London/Decca 430231
    • 8:26 am: El Amor Brujo: Ritual Fire Dance

      Composer: Manuel de Falla
      Ensembles: Philadelphia Orchestra
      Conductor: Eugene Ormandy
      Catalog Information: Sony 45658
    • 8:31 am: Villanelle

      Composer: Paul Dukas
      Ensembles: Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
      Performer: Hermann Baumann, horn
      Conductor: Kurt Masur
      Catalog Information: Philips 416380
    • 8:37 am: Keyboard Concerto No. 6: 1st movement

      Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
      Ensembles: Academy of St Martin in the Fields
      Performer: Murray Perahia, piano
      Conductor: Murray Perahia
      Catalog Information: Sony 82429
    • 8:46 am: Saibei Suite No. 2: Saibei Dance

      Composer: An-Lun Huang
      Ensembles: Chicago Sinfonietta
      Conductor: Mei-Ann Chen
      Catalog Information: Cedille 141
    • 8:51 am: Beatrice and Benedict: Overture

      Composer: Hector Berlioz
      Ensembles: New York Philharmonic
      Conductor: Pierre Boulez
      Catalog Information: Sony 64103
    • 9:01 am: String Quartet No. 2: 4th movement

      Composer: Robert Schumann
      Ensembles: Ying String Quartet
      Catalog Information: Dorian 92184
    • 9:06 am: Pelleas and Melisande: Sicilienne

      Composer: Gabriel Faure
      Performer: Humbert Lucarelli, oboe
      Catalog Information: Vox 7504
    • 9:10 am: Donna Diana Overture

      Composer: Emil von Reznicek
      Ensembles: Cincinnati Pops Orchestra
      Conductor: Erich Kunzel
      Catalog Information: Telarc 80116
    • 9:18 am: Cello Concerto

      Composer: Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
      Ensembles: English Chamber Orchestra
      Performer: Matt Haimovitz, cello
      Conductor: Andrew Davis
      Catalog Information: DG 429219
    • 9:39 am: Etude No. 3 "Tristesse"

      Composer: Frederic Chopin
      Performer: Alexis Weissenberg, piano
      Catalog Information: EMI 67205
    • 9:44 am: Marosszek Dances

      Composer: Zoltan Kodaly
      Ensembles: Budapest Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Gyorgy Lehel
      Catalog Information: Hungaroton 12252
  • 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: Concerto for Two Oboes

      Composer: Antonio Vivaldi
      Ensembles: Academy of St Martin in the Fields
      Performer: Celia Nicklin, oboe
      Conductor: Neville Marriner
      Catalog Information: Philips 412892
    • 12:01 pm: Contredanse and Tarantelle

      Composer: Frederic Chopin
      Performer: Malcolm Frager, piano
      Catalog Information: Telarc 80040
    • 12:06 pm: D'un matin de printemps (Of a Spring Morning)

      Composer: Lili Boulanger
      Ensembles: Women's Philharmonic
      Conductor: JoAnn Falletta
      Catalog Information: Koch 7169
    • 12:13 pm: Violin Concerto

      Composer: Peter Tchaikovsky
      Ensembles: Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra
      Performer: Kyoko Takezawa, violin
      Conductor: Vladimir Fedoseyev
      Catalog Information: RCA 60759
    • 12:50 pm: From Italy (Aus Italien): Life in Naples

      Composer: Richard Strauss
      Ensembles: Cleveland Orchestra
      Conductor: Vladimir Ashkenazy
      Catalog Information: London/Decca 425941
    • 1:01 pm: "Echo" Canzon

      Composer: Giovanni Gabrieli
      Ensembles: English Chamber Orchestra Brass
      Performer: William Trafka, organ
      Conductor: Donald Fraser
      Catalog Information: RCA 61541
    • 1:06 pm: Gaelic Symphony: 2nd movement

      Composer: Amy Beach
      Ensembles: Nashville Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Kenneth Schermerhorn
      Catalog Information: Naxos 559139
    • 1:14 pm: Rondino on a Theme of Beethoven

      Composer: Fritz Kreisler
      Performer: Julien Martineau, mandolin
      Catalog Information: Naive 7083
    • 1:18 pm: Symphony No. 86

      Composer: Franz Joseph Haydn
      Ensembles: Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
      Conductor: Hugh Wolff
      Catalog Information: Teldec 46313
  • 8:00 pm: Houston Grand Opera

  • 12:00 pm: Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

    Program Playlist

    • 12:00 pm: Concerto for Two Oboes

      Composer: Antonio Vivaldi
      Ensembles: Academy of St Martin in the Fields
      Performer: Celia Nicklin, oboe
      Conductor: Neville Marriner
      Catalog Information: Philips 412892
    • 12:01 pm: Contredanse and Tarantelle

      Composer: Frederic Chopin
      Performer: Malcolm Frager, piano
      Catalog Information: Telarc 80040
    • 12:06 pm: D'un matin de printemps (Of a Spring Morning)

      Composer: Lili Boulanger
      Ensembles: Women's Philharmonic
      Conductor: JoAnn Falletta
      Catalog Information: Koch 7169
    • 12:13 pm: Violin Concerto

      Composer: Peter Tchaikovsky
      Ensembles: Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra
      Performer: Kyoko Takezawa, violin
      Conductor: Vladimir Fedoseyev
      Catalog Information: RCA 60759
    • 12:50 pm: From Italy (Aus Italien): Life in Naples

      Composer: Richard Strauss
      Ensembles: Cleveland Orchestra
      Conductor: Vladimir Ashkenazy
      Catalog Information: London/Decca 425941
    • 1:01 pm: "Echo" Canzon

      Composer: Giovanni Gabrieli
      Ensembles: English Chamber Orchestra Brass
      Performer: William Trafka, organ
      Conductor: Donald Fraser
      Catalog Information: RCA 61541
    • 1:06 pm: Gaelic Symphony: 2nd movement

      Composer: Amy Beach
      Ensembles: Nashville Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Kenneth Schermerhorn
      Catalog Information: Naxos 559139
    • 1:14 pm: Rondino on a Theme of Beethoven

      Composer: Fritz Kreisler
      Performer: Julien Martineau, mandolin
      Catalog Information: Naive 7083
    • 1:18 pm: Symphony No. 86

      Composer: Franz Joseph Haydn
      Ensembles: Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
      Conductor: Hugh Wolff
      Catalog Information: Teldec 46313

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