Playlist for Wednesday, June 7, 2023

  • 12:00 am: Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

    Program Playlist
    • 12:01 am: Sospiri (Sighs)

      Composer: Edward Elgar
      Ensembles: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Mirga Grazinyte-Tyla
      Catalog Information: DG 486154
    • 12:06 am: Violin Concerto

      Composer: Chevalier de Saint-Georges
      Ensembles: Czech Chamber Philharmonic Orchestra, Pardubice
      Performer: Fumika Mohri, violin
      Conductor: Michael Halasz
      Catalog Information: Naxos 574452
    • 12:25 am: Suite Castellana

      Composer: Federico Torroba
      Performer: Vicente Coves, guitar
      Catalog Information: Naxos 573255
    • 12:35 am: Symphony No. 1

      Composer: Carl Maria von Weber
      Ensembles: BBC Philharmonic
      Conductor: Juanjo Mena
      Catalog Information: Chandos 10748
    • 1:01 am: Mazurka No. 36

      Composer: Frederic Chopin
      Performer: Aleck Karis, piano
      Catalog Information: Romeo 7271
    • 1:06 am: Triple Concerto

      Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
      Ensembles: Arion
      Performer: Claire Guimond, flute
      Conductor: Jaap ter Linden
      Catalog Information: 7753
    • 1:29 am: Habanera

      Composer: Emmanuel Chabrier
      Performer: Angela Hewitt, piano
      Catalog Information: Hyperion 67515
    • 1:34 am: Symphony No. 1

      Composer: Muzio Clementi
      Ensembles: Philharmonia Orchestra
      Conductor: Francesco d'Avalos
      Catalog Information: ASV 803
    • 2:01 am: Four Romances

      Composer: Darius Milhaud
      Performer: Grant Johannesen, piano
      Catalog Information: Vox 3032
    • 2:06 am: Swedish Rhapsody No. 1 "Midsummer Vigil"

      Composer: Hugo Alfven
      Ensembles: Minnesota Orchestra
      Conductor: Eiji Oue
      Catalog Information: Reference 80
    • 2:19 am: Symphony

      Composer: Josef Myslivecek
      Ensembles: London Mozart Players
      Conductor: Matthias Bamert
      Catalog Information: Chandos 10203
    • 2:32 am: Roaring Fork Quintet: Whitewater Rapids

      Composer: Eric Ewazen
      Ensembles: Borealis Wind Quintet
      Catalog Information: Helicon 1030
    • 2:37 am: Violin Concerto No. 5

      Composer: Henri Vieuxtemps
      Ensembles: London Philharmonic Orchestra
      Performer: Chee-Yun, violin
      Conductor: Jesus Lopez-Cobos
      Catalog Information: Denon 78913
    • 3:01 am: Old and Lost Rivers

      Composer: Tobias Picker
      Ensembles: London Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: John Williams
      Catalog Information: Sony 62729
    • 3:06 am: Six Studies in English Folk Song

      Composer: Ralph Vaughan Williams
      Performer: Emma Johnson, clarinet
      Catalog Information: ASV 891
    • 3:16 am: Symphony No. 29

      Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
      Ensembles: National Arts Centre Orchestra
      Conductor: Pinchas Zukerman
      Catalog Information: CBC 5230
    • 3:41 am: Song and Dance No. 1

      Composer: Antonio Ruiz-Pipo
      Performer: David Russell, guitar
      Catalog Information: Telarc 80576
    • 3:46 am: The Chairman Dances

      Composer: John Adams
      Ensembles: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Simon Rattle
      Catalog Information: EMI 6627
    • 4:01 am: Four Mendiants: Dried Figs

      Composer: Gioacchino Rossini
      Performer: Alessandro Marangoni, piano
      Catalog Information: Naxos 573107
    • 4:06 am: Four Seasons: Spring

      Composer: Antonio Vivaldi
      Ensembles: Chamber Orchestra of Europe
      Performer: Viktoria Mullova, violin
      Conductor: Claudio Abbado
      Catalog Information: Philips 420216
    • 4:17 am: Piano Sonata: 1st movement

      Composer: Elfrida Andree
      Performer: Oskar Ekberg, piano
      Catalog Information: Daphne 1047
    • 4:25 am: Symphony No. 30 "Alleluia"

      Composer: Franz Joseph Haydn
      Ensembles: Academy of Ancient Music
      Conductor: Christopher Hogwood
      Catalog Information: Oiseau-Lyre 430082
    • 4:40 am: Romeo and Juliet: Ballet Music

      Composer: Charles Gounod
      Ensembles: Orchestra of Toulouse
      Conductor: Michel Plasson
      Catalog Information: EMI 56123
  • 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.

About HPM Classical

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