Playlist for Sunday, March 29, 2020

  • 12:00 am: Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

    Program Playlist

    • 12:01 am: The Grumpy Old Bear

      Composer: Julius Fucik
      Ensembles: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
      Performer: Alan Pendlebury, bassoon
      Conductor: Libor Pesek
      Catalog Information: Virgin 59285
    • 12:06 am: Piano Trio "Elegiaque" No. 1

      Composer: Sergei Rachmaninoff
      Ensembles: Barbican Piano Trio
      Catalog Information: Guild 7242
    • 12:23 am: The Pleasure Dome of Kubla Khan

      Composer: Charles Tomlinson Griffes
      Ensembles: Seattle Symphony
      Conductor: Gerard Schwarz
      Catalog Information: Delos 3099
    • 12:34 am: Symphony No. 1

      Composer: Muzio Clementi
      Ensembles: Philharmonia Orchestra
      Conductor: Francesco d'Avalos
      Catalog Information: ASV 803
    • 1:01 am: Partita No. 6: Courante

      Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
      Performer: Piotr Anderszewski, piano
      Catalog Information: Virgin 45526
    • 1:06 am: Harvest Dance Suite

      Composer: Ilmari Hannikainen
      Ensembles: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Petri Sakari
      Catalog Information: YLE 9703
    • 1:22 am: Paganini Variations

      Composer: Eugene Ysaye
      Ensembles: Capriccio Quartet
      Catalog Information: Orchid 100094
    • 1:33 am: Four Tone Poems after Arnold Bocklin

      Composer: Max Reger
      Ensembles: Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra
      Conductor: JoAnn Falletta
      Catalog Information: Beau Fleuve 4562
    • 2:01 am: Milonga

      Composer: Jorge Cardoso
      Performer: Milos Karadaglic, guitar
      Catalog Information: DG 17000
    • 2:06 am: Clarinet Sonata No. 1

      Composer: Johannes Brahms
      Performer: David Shifrin, clarinet
      Catalog Information: Delos 3025
    • 2:30 am: Fantasy on a Hymn by Justin Morgan

      Composer: Thomas Canning
      Ensembles: Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Raymond Leppard
      Catalog Information: London/Decca 458157
    • 2:41 am: Bassoon Concerto

      Composer: Carl Maria von Weber
      Ensembles: BBC Philharmonic
      Performer: Karen Geoghegan, bassoon
      Conductor: Juanjo Mena
      Catalog Information: Chandos 10748
    • 3:01 am: Capriccio No. 3: Allemande

      Composer: Jan Zelenka
      Ensembles: Bach Sinfonia
      Conductor: Daniel Abraham
      Catalog Information: Dorian 92163
    • 3:06 am: En Blanc et Noir

      Composer: Claude Debussy
      Performer: Martha Argerich, piano
      Catalog Information: DG 479556
    • 3:22 am: Wedding Scenes

      Composer: Bedrich Smetana
      Ensembles: Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Robert Stankovsky
      Catalog Information: Marco Polo 223705
    • 3:34 am: String Quartet

      Composer: Felix Mendelssohn
      Ensembles: Eroica Quartet
      Catalog Information: Harmonia Mundi 907245
  • 6:00 am: Pipedreams

    Celebrating more than thirty years on the air, Pipedreams is the only weekly radio program that explores the full range of the art and potential of the pipe organ.

  • 7:00 am: With Heart and Voice

    With Heart and Voice presents sacred music that spans the full range of Western classical music, from the Gothic period through the 21st century, with occasional surprises from the non-western tradition.

  • 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.

  • 4:00 pm: Encore Houston

    Encore Houston is a weekly show featuring a concert recording from a local ensemble or performance organization in Houston. Each episode features the concert and brief commentary from host Joshua Zinn, with a preview of an upcoming performance by the featured organization at the end of the program.

  • 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.


  • 7:06 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 of Houston and Rice University's Shepherd School.

  • 8:00 pm: Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

About HPM Classical

HPM Classical is Houston’s only classical music station, providing Houstonians with outstanding performances from local to international. Support comes primarily through the generous contributions of listeners with additional money from grants, special events and the local business community. HPM Classical is licensed to the University of Houston System governed by the UH Board of RegentsThe Houston Public Media Foundation is a non-profit 501(c)3 support organization which serves to secure the financial future of Houston Public Broadcasting and to cultivate and engage community resources to support its mission.

Ways to Listen to HPM Classical

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