Playlist for Monday, February 12, 2018

  • 12:00 am: Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

    Program Playlist

    • 12:01 am: Salon Buenos Aires: Samba

      Composer: Miguel del Aguila
      Ensembles: Camerata San Antonio
      Catalog Information: Bridge 9302
    • 12:06 am: The City: New England Countryside

      Composer: Aaron Copland
      Ensembles: London Sinfonietta
      Conductor: Elgar Howarth
      Catalog Information: London/Decca 1231
    • 12:13 am: Piano Sonata No. 31

      Composer: Franz Joseph Haydn
      Performer: Rudolf Buchbinder, piano
      Catalog Information: Teldec 35793
    • 12:31 am: Serenade

      Composer: Carl Reinecke
      Ensembles: German Chamber Academy
      Conductor: Johannes Goritzki
      Catalog Information: CPO 999159
    • 1:01 am: Flowers of the Forest

      Composer: Anonymous
      Ensembles: Baltimore Consort
      Catalog Information: Dorian 90139
    • 1:06 am: A Boy and a Girl

      Composer: Eric Whitacre
      Ensembles: Elora Festival Singers
      Conductor: Noel Edison
      Catalog Information: Naxos 559677
    • 1:10 am: Clarinet Trio

      Composer: Johannes Brahms
      Performer: Jozsef Balogh, clarinet
      Catalog Information: Naxos 550391
    • 1:34 am: The River

      Composer: Virgil Thomson
      Ensembles: Symphony of the Air
      Conductor: Leopold Stokowski
      Catalog Information: Vanguard 385
    • 2:01 am: Night Song

      Composer: Edward Elgar
      Ensembles: Bournemouth Sinfonietta
      Conductor: Norman Del Mar
      Catalog Information: Chandos 8371
    • 2:06 am: Guitar Quintet No. 6

      Composer: Luigi Boccherini
      Ensembles: Tokyo String Quartet
      Performer: Kazuhito Yamashita, guitar
      Catalog Information: RCA 60421
    • 2:25 am: Also sprach Zarathustra (Thus Spake Zarathustra)

      Composer: Richard Strauss
      Ensembles: Chicago Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Pierre Boulez
      Catalog Information: DG 457649
    • 3:01 am: Sure on this Shining Night

      Composer: Morten Lauridsen
      Ensembles: Conspirare
      Conductor: Craig Hella Johnson
      Catalog Information: Harmonia Mundi 907534
    • 3:06 am: Piano Trio "Elegiaque" No. 1

      Composer: Sergei Rachmaninoff
      Ensembles: Barbican Piano Trio
      Catalog Information: Guild 7242
    • 3:23 am: Symphony

      Composer: Igor Stravinsky
      Ensembles: Russian National Orchestra
      Conductor: Mikhail Pletnev
      Catalog Information: DG 453434
    • 4:01 am: The Dance of the Goblins (La ronde des Lutins)

      Composer: Antonio Bazzini
      Performer: Itzhak Perlman, violin
      Catalog Information: RCA 62516
    • 4:06 am: Symphony No. 13

      Composer: Carlos Baguer
      Ensembles: London Mozart Players
      Conductor: Matthias Bamert
      Catalog Information: Chandos 9456
    • 4:19 am: Swan Lake: Pas d'action "White Swan"

      Composer: Peter Tchaikovsky
      Ensembles: Orchestra of the Mariinsky Theatre
      Conductor: Valery Gergiev
      Catalog Information: London/Decca 10104
    • 4:30 am: Chimney of King Rene

      Composer: Darius Milhaud
      Ensembles: Reykjavik Wind Quintet
      Catalog Information: Chandos 9362
    • 4:45 am: Harp Concerto

      Composer: George Frideric Handel
      Ensembles: Kuentz Chamber Orchestra
      Performer: Nicanor Zabaleta, harp
      Conductor: Paul Kuentz
      Catalog Information: DG 439693
    • 5:01 am: Piano Trio: Finale

      Composer: Johann Hummel
      Ensembles: Beaux Arts Trio
      Catalog Information: Philips 446077
    • 5:06 am: Mlada: Introduction and Redowa

      Composer: Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
      Ensembles: Philharmonia Orchestra
      Conductor: Evgeny Svetlanov
      Catalog Information: Brilliant 94044
    • 5:14 am: Concerto for Two Violins and Two Cellos

      Composer: Antonio Vivaldi
      Ensembles: Il Giardino Armonico
      Catalog Information: Teldec 94552
    • 5:26 am: Pizzicato Polka

      Composer: Johann Strauss, Jr.
      Ensembles: Cincinnati Pops Orchestra
      Conductor: Erich Kunzel
      Catalog Information: Telarc 80098
    • 5:29 am: Introduction, Theme and Variations for Clarinet

      Composer: Gioacchino Rossini
      Ensembles: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
      Performer: Charles Neidich, clarinet
      Catalog Information: DG 435875
    • 5:44 am: In Nature's Realm Overture

      Composer: Antonin Dvorak
      Ensembles: Vienna Philharmonic
      Conductor: Seiji Ozawa
      Catalog Information: Philips 432996
    • 6:01 am: Composers Datebook

    • 6:03 am: Hungarian Dance No. 19

      Composer: Johannes Brahms
      Ensembles: Quebec Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Yoav Talmi
      Catalog Information: Analekta 3156
    • 6:06 am: Beautiful Rosemary (Schon Rosmarin)

      Composer: Fritz Kreisler
      Performer: Lorin Maazel, violin
      Catalog Information: RCA 68414
    • 6:08 am: Artaserse: Overture

      Composer: Domenico Cimarosa
      Ensembles: Toronto Chamber Orchestra
      Conductor: Kevin Mallon
      Catalog Information: Naxos 570279
    • 6:19 am: Arabesque No. 1

      Composer: Claude Debussy
      Performer: Maria Graf, harp
      Catalog Information: Philips 432103
    • 6:24 am: Concerto No. 11

      Composer: Tomaso Albinoni
      Ensembles: Collegium Musicum 90
      Conductor: Simon Standage
      Catalog Information: Chandos 663
    • 6:32 am: Symphony after the Grand Duo: Finale

      Composer: Franz Schubert
      Ensembles: Chamber Orchestra of Europe
      Conductor: Claudio Abbado
      Catalog Information: DG 423655
    • 6:46 am: Simple Gifts

      Composer: Aaron Copland
      Ensembles: London Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Aaron Copland
      Catalog Information: Sony 45658
    • 6:50 am: Concerto Serenata: 1st movement

      Composer: Joaquin Rodrigo
      Ensembles: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
      Performer: Nancy Allen, harp
      Conductor: Enrique Batiz
      Catalog Information: EMI 67435
    • 7:01 am: Fantasia Suite No. 5

      Composer: John Jenkins
      Ensembles: Locke Consort
      Catalog Information: Channel Classic 17698
    • 7:06 am: Abduction from the Seraglio: Overture

      Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
      Ensembles: Concerto Koln
      Conductor: Werner Ehrhardt
      Catalog Information: Archiv 474193
    • 7:11 am: Variations on an Original Theme

      Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven
      Performer: Emil Gilels, piano
      Catalog Information: EMI 85761
    • 7:24 am: String Symphony No. 5

      Composer: Felix Mendelssohn
      Ensembles: Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
      Conductor: Kurt Masur
      Catalog Information: Berlin 2105
    • 7:32 am: Dance of the Blessed Spirits

      Composer: Christoph Gluck
      Ensembles: Academy of St Martin in the Fields
      Performer: Joshua Bell, violin
      Conductor: Michael Stern
      Catalog Information: Sony 87894
    • 7:36 am: Symphony No. 2 "In the Spring": 4th movement

      Composer: John Knowles Paine
      Ensembles: Ulster Orchestra
      Conductor: JoAnn Falletta
      Catalog Information: Naxos 559748
    • 7:49 am: Ein feste Burg ist unser Gott (A Mighty Fortress is Our God)

      Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
      Ensembles: Philadelphia Orchestra
      Conductor: Eugene Ormandy
      Catalog Information: Sony 38915
    • 7:52 am: Flute Concerto No. 1 "La Tempesta di Mare" ("Storm at Sea")

      Composer: Antonio Vivaldi
      Ensembles: Academy of Ancient Music
      Performer: Stephen Preston, flute
      Conductor: Christopher Hogwood
      Catalog Information: Oiseau-Lyre 414685
    • 8:01 am: Gondoliera

      Composer: Moritz Moszkowski
      Ensembles: San Francisco Ballet Orchestra
      Conductor: Martin West
      Catalog Information: Reference Recor 138
    • 8:06 am: Corsair: Overture

      Composer: Hector Berlioz
      Ensembles: Quebec Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Yoav Talmi
      Catalog Information: Analekta 3151
    • 8:14 am: The Running Set

      Composer: Ralph Vaughan Williams
      Ensembles: Bournemouth Sinfonietta
      Conductor: George Hurst
      Catalog Information: Chandos 8432
    • 8:21 am: Kreisleriana No. 2

      Composer: Robert Schumann
      Performer: Jonathan Biss, piano
      Catalog Information: EMI 65391
    • 8:30 am: Roumanian Rhapsody No. 1

      Composer: Georges Enescu
      Ensembles: Dallas Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Eduardo Mata
      Catalog Information: RCA 63586
    • 8:45 am: Cancion de Cuna (Afro-Cuban Lullaby)

      Composer: Leo Brouwer
      Ensembles: Modern Mandolin Quartet
      Catalog Information: Windham Hill 11135
    • 8:49 am: The Merry Wives of Windsor: Overture

      Composer: Otto Nicolai
      Ensembles: Vienna Philharmonic
      Conductor: Christian Thielemann
      Catalog Information: DG 474502
    • 9:01 am: Paul's Steeple and Stingo

      Composer: John Playford
      Ensembles: Apollo's Banquet
      Catalog Information: Harmonia Mundi 907186
    • 9:06 am: Salut d'amour (Love's Greeting)

      Composer: Edward Elgar
      Performer: Yo-Yo Ma, cello
      Catalog Information: Sony 10316
    • 9:09 am: Serenade No. 1: Rondo

      Composer: Johannes Brahms
      Ensembles: London Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Istvan Kertesz
      Catalog Information: London/Decca 421628
    • 9:17 am: Symphony No. 19

      Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
      Ensembles: Northern Chamber Orchestra
      Conductor: Nicholas Ward
      Catalog Information: Naxos 550875
    • 9:37 am: Tosca: Vissi d'arte

      Composer: Giacomo Puccini
      Ensembles: Royal Opera Orchestra
      Performer: Angela Gheorghiu, soprano
      Conductor: Antonio Pappano
      Catalog Information: EMI 67830
    • 9:41 am: The Ball of Beatrice d'Este

      Composer: Reynaldo Hahn
      Ensembles: Harmonie Ensemble
      Conductor: Steven Richman
      Catalog Information: Music & Arts 649
  • 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: Symphony No. 2: 2nd movement

      Composer: Sergei Rachmaninoff
      Ensembles: Kirov Orchestra
      Conductor: Valery Gergiev
      Catalog Information: Philips 438864
    • 12:01 pm: Child Grove; Easter Thursday; The Beggar Boy

      Composer: Anonymous
      Ensembles: King's Noyse
      Catalog Information: Harmonia Mundi 907101
    • 12:06 pm: Old American Songs

      Composer: Aaron Copland
      Ensembles: English Chamber Orchestra
      Performer: Marilyn Horne, mezzo-soprano
      Conductor: Carl Davis
      Catalog Information: London/Decca 417242
    • 12:20 pm: Symphony No. 5

      Composer: Franz Schubert
      Ensembles: Orchestra of the 18th Century
      Conductor: Frans Bruggen
      Catalog Information: Philips 432123
    • 12:49 pm: 12 Variations on Mozart's "Ein Madchen oder Weibchen"

      Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven
      Performer: Mischa Maisky, cello
      Catalog Information: DG 431801
    • 1:01 pm: Sine Nomine

      Composer: Ralph Vaughan Williams
      Ensembles: North Texas Wind Symphony
      Conductor: Eugene Corporon
      Catalog Information: Composer's Coll 681
    • 1:06 pm: Espana

      Composer: Emmanuel Chabrier
      Ensembles: Boston Pops Orchestra
      Conductor: Arthur Fiedler
      Catalog Information: RCA 61567
    • 1:13 pm: Arabian Caprice

      Composer: Francisco Tarrega
      Performer: Sharon Isbin, guitar
      Catalog Information: Bridge 9491
    • 1:20 pm: Wedding Scenes

      Composer: Bedrich Smetana
      Ensembles: Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Robert Stankovsky
      Catalog Information: Marco Polo 223705
    • 1:33 pm: Cello Concerto No. 1

      Composer: Franz Joseph Haydn
      Ensembles: Netherlands Chamber Orchestra
      Performer: Mari Fujiwara, cello
      Conductor: Jean Jacques Kantorow
      Catalog Information: Denon 7867
    • 2:01 pm: English Suite No. 3: Gavottes

      Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
      Performer: Ivo Pogorelich, piano
      Catalog Information: DG 415480
    • 2:06 pm: Light Cavalry Overture

      Composer: Franz von Suppe
      Ensembles: Vienna Philharmonic
      Conductor: Franz Welser-Most
      Catalog Information: Sony 44071
    • 2:15 pm: Ave Maria

      Composer: Franz Biebl
      Ensembles: Dale Warland Singers
      Conductor: Dale Warland
      Catalog Information: Gothic 49252
    • 2:22 pm: Humoreske

      Composer: Alexander von Zemlinsky
      Ensembles: Acelga Quintet
      Catalog Information: Genuin 17460
    • 2:28 pm: Sinfonia Concertante

      Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
      Ensembles: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
      Catalog Information: DG 429784
    • 3:01 pm: Sonata for Two Violins: Gigue and Presto

      Composer: Johann Goldberg
      Ensembles: Musica Alta Ripa
      Catalog Information: Dabringhaus 309070
    • 3:06 pm: Old Hungarian Dances

      Composer: Ferenc Farkas
      Ensembles: Frosunda Wind Quintet
      Catalog Information: Bis 136
    • 3:16 pm: Symphony No. 4: 3rd movement

      Composer: Johannes Brahms
      Ensembles: Philadelphia Orchestra
      Conductor: Riccardo Muti
      Catalog Information: Philips 422337
    • 3:24 pm: Piano Sonata No. 16

      Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven
      Performer: Garrick Ohlsson, piano
      Catalog Information: Bridge 9262
    • 3:50 pm: Sinfonia

      Composer: Josef Myslivecek
      Ensembles: Concerto Koln
      Catalog Information: Archiv 477641
    • 4:01 pm: Miniatures: Brecolada and Copla

      Composer: Joan Manen
      Ensembles: National Chamber Orchestra of Andorra
      Conductor: Gerard Claret
      Catalog Information: Nimbus 5570
    • 4:06 pm: Ave Maria

      Composer: Franz Schubert
      Ensembles: Bologna Theater Orchestra
      Performer: Juan Diego Florez, tenor
      Conductor: Michele Mariotti
      Catalog Information: London/Decca 14875
    • 4:12 pm: Lady Radnor's Suite

      Composer: Hubert Parry
      Ensembles: English String Orchestra
      Conductor: William Boughton
      Catalog Information: Nimbus 5068
    • 4:29 pm: Serenata No. 5

      Composer: James Oswald
      Ensembles: Chatham Baroque
      Catalog Information: Dorian 90291
    • 4:39 pm: Piano Concerto No. 1

      Composer: Felix Mendelssohn
      Ensembles: New York Philharmonic
      Performer: Helen Huang, piano
      Conductor: Kurt Masur
      Catalog Information: Teldec 15869
    • 5:01 pm: Trumpet Sonata a 7

      Composer: Tomaso Albinoni
      Ensembles: Philharmonia Orchestra
      Performer: John Wallace, trumpet
      Catalog Information: Nimbus 7012
    • 5:06 pm: Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring

      Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
      Ensembles: English Baroque Soloists
      Conductor: John Eliot Gardiner
      Catalog Information: Archiv 439885
    • 5:09 pm: St. Paul's Suite

      Composer: Gustav Holst
      Ensembles: Scottish Ensemble
      Conductor: Jonathan Rees
      Catalog Information: Virgin 91112
    • 5:23 pm: Aida: Ballet Music

      Composer: Giuseppe Verdi
      Ensembles: Berlin Philharmonic
      Conductor: Herbert von Karajan
      Catalog Information: DG 415856
    • 5:28 pm: Oboe Concerto No. 1

      Composer: George Frideric Handel
      Ensembles: City of London Sinfonia
      Performer: Nicholas Daniel, oboe
      Conductor: John Rutter
      Catalog Information: American Gramap 590
    • 5:38 pm: In The South Overture (Alassio)

      Composer: Edward Elgar
      Ensembles: Scottish National Orchestra
      Conductor: Alexander Gibson
      Catalog Information: Chandos 8309
    • 6:01 pm: Impromptu-Caprice

      Composer: Gabriel Pierne
      Performer: Susann McDonald, harp
      Catalog Information: Klavier 11004
    • 6:06 pm: Concerto for Two Cellos

      Composer: Antonio Vivaldi
      Ensembles: European Union Chamber Orchestra
      Performer: Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
      Conductor: Hans-Peter Hofmann
      Catalog Information: Naxos 573374
    • 6:14 pm: Legend No. 3

      Composer: Antonin Dvorak
      Ensembles: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Jose Serebrier
      Catalog Information: Warner 28787
    • 6:20 pm: Piano Sonata No. 8

      Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
      Performer: Alicia de Larrocha, piano
      Catalog Information: RCA 60454
    • 6:39 pm: The Birds of Aristophanes

      Composer: Hubert Parry
      Ensembles: BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      Conductor: Neeme Jarvi
      Catalog Information: Chandos 10740
    • 7:01 pm: String Quartet No. 1: 3rd movement

      Composer: Heitor Villa-Lobos
      Ensembles: Cuarteto Latinoamericano
      Catalog Information: Dorian 90205
    • 7:06 pm: Preludio Sinfonico

      Composer: Giacomo Puccini
      Ensembles: Monte Carlo National Opera Orchestra
      Conductor: Claudio Scimone
      Catalog Information: Erato 55026
    • 7:18 pm: Concerto for Oboe and Violin

      Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
      Ensembles: Cafe Zimmermann
      Performer: Amandine Beyer, violin
      Catalog Information: Alpha 48
    • 7:32 pm: To be sung on the water

      Composer: Samuel Barber
      Ensembles: Conspirare
      Conductor: Craig Hella Johnson
      Catalog Information: Harmonia Mundi 807522
    • 7:36 pm: Lachian Dances

      Composer: Leos Janacek
      Ensembles: Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra
      Conductor: James Conlon
      Catalog Information: Erato 88095
    • 8:01 pm: Gold Dust Waltz

      Composer: Erik Satie
      Performer: Anne Queffelec, piano
      Catalog Information: Virgin 59296
    • 8:06 pm: In the Steppes of Central Asia

      Composer: Alexander Borodin
      Ensembles: New York Philharmonic
      Conductor: Leonard Bernstein
      Catalog Information: Sony 63076
    • 8:14 pm: YourClassical Story: PLAY Britten Young Person's Guide

      Composer: Ned Rodriguez
    • 8:16 pm: Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra

      Composer: Benjamin Britten
      Ensembles: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
      Conductor: Andre Previn
      Catalog Information: Telarc 80126
    • 8:35 pm: Concerto Grosso No. 2

      Composer: George Frideric Handel
      Ensembles: Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra
      Conductor: Ton Koopman
      Catalog Information: Erato 75357
    • 8:46 pm: Trio for Piano, Oboe and Bassoon

      Composer: Francis Poulenc
      Ensembles: Melos Ensemble
      Catalog Information: EMI 72646
    • 9:01 pm: Sketchbook of a Journey: Night at Sea with Stars

      Composer: Anthony Sidney
      Performer: Miguel Bonachea, guitar
      Catalog Information: SELF PROD 433
    • 9:06 pm: Starry Night

      Composer: Alan Hovhaness
      Performer: Scott Goff, flute
      Catalog Information: Crystal 811
    • 9:12 pm: Star Sonnet

      Composer: Daniel Elder
      Ensembles: Westminster Choir College
      Conductor: Joe Miller
      Catalog Information: WCC 1310
    • 9:19 pm: Violin Concerto

      Composer: Jean Sibelius
      Ensembles: Philharmonia Orchestra
      Performer: Gil Shaham, violin
      Conductor: Giuseppe Sinopoli
      Catalog Information: DG 437540
    • 9:52 pm: Notturno No. 1

      Composer: Giuseppe Martucci
      Ensembles: Philharmonia
      Conductor: Francesco d'Avalos
      Catalog Information: ASV 675
    • 10:01 pm: Intermezzo No. 1

      Composer: Johannes Brahms
      Ensembles: Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
      Conductor: Riccardo Chailly
      Catalog Information: London/Decca 478747
    • 10:06 pm: Hymn to St. Cecilia

      Composer: Charles Gounod
      Performer: Leslie Howard, piano
      Catalog Information: Hyperion 66683
    • 10:19 pm: Symphony No. 6

      Composer: Franz Schubert
      Ensembles: Menuhin Festival Orchestra
      Conductor: Yehudi Menuhin
      Catalog Information: EMI 73359
    • 10:51 pm: Trio Sonata No. 9

      Composer: William Boyce
      Ensembles: Parley of Instruments
      Conductor: Peter Holman
      Catalog Information: Hyperion 67151
    • 11:01 pm: Song and Dance No. 9

      Composer: Federico Mompou
      Performer: Stephen Hough, piano
      Catalog Information: Hyperion 66963
    • 11:06 pm: String Quartet: 2nd movement

      Composer: Engelbert Humperdinck
      Ensembles: Leipzig String Quartet
      Catalog Information: Dabringhaus 307149
    • 11:14 pm: Symphony No. 6

      Composer: Antonin Dvorak
      Ensembles: Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra
      Conductor: Zdenek Macal
      Catalog Information: Koss 1001

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