Playlist for Sunday, November 18, 2018

  • 12:00 am

    Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

    Program Playlist
    • 12:01 am
      Night Song,
      Composer: Edward Elgar, Ensembles: Bournemouth Sinfonietta, Conductor: Norman Del Mar,
      (Label: Chandos)

    • 12:06 am
      For Piano,
      Composer: Claude Debussy, Performer: Rafal Blechacz, piano,
      (Label: DG)

    • 12:20 am
      String Quartet No. 16,
      Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven, Ensembles: Cleveland Quartet,
      (Label: Telarc)

    • 12:45 am
      Prince of Clouds,
      Composer: Anna Clyne, Ensembles: Curtis 20/21 Ensemble, Performer: Jennifer Koh, violin, Conductor: Vinay Parameswaran,
      (Label: Cedille)

    • 1:01 am
      Le Tombeau de Couperin: Menuet,
      Composer: Maurice Ravel, Ensembles: London Symphony Orchestra, Conductor: Claudio Abbado,
      (Label: DG)

    • 1:06 am
      Reverie and Caprice,
      Composer: Hector Berlioz, Ensembles: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, Performer: Guillermo Figueroa, violin,
      (Label: DG)

    • 1:16 am
      Six Cuban Dances,
      Composer: Ignacio Cervantes, Performer: Davide Cabassi, piano,
      (Label: Concerto)

    • 1:25 am
      Swan Lake: Highlights,
      Composer: Peter Tchaikovsky, Ensembles: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Conductor: Charles Mackerras,
      (Label: Telarc)

    • 2:01 am
      Fuori dalla notte,
      Composer: Ludovico Einaudi, Ensembles: La Pieta, Performer: Angele Dubeau, violin, Conductor: Angele Dubeau,
      (Label: Analekta)

    • 2:06 am
      Lachrymae Antiquae,
      Composer: John Dowland, Ensembles: Norwegian Baroque Orchestra,
      (Label: Linn)

    • 2:10 am
      English Suite No. 2,
      Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach, Performer: Enrique Graf, piano,
      (Label: Centaur)

    • 2:34 am
      Suite magica,
      Composer: Maximo Diego Pujol, Performer: Yolanda Kondonassis, harp,
      (Label: Azica)

    • 2:46 am
      Cienfuegos Concerto: Song to the Night,
      Composer: Lorenzo Palomo, Ensembles: Seville Royal Symphony Orchestra, Conductor: Rafael Fruhbeck de Burgos,
      (Label: Naxos)

    • 3:01 am
      Composer: Alexander Glazunov, Ensembles: Utrecht String Quartet,
      (Label: Dabringhaus)

    • 3:06 am
      Philomena: Suite,
      Composer: Alexandre Desplat, Ensembles: Studio Orchestra, Conductor: Alexandre Desplat,
      (Label: London/Decca)

    • 3:24 am
      Scenes from Childhood (Kinderszenen): Dreaming (Traumerei),
      Composer: Robert Schumann, Performer: Lang Lang, piano,
      (Label: DG)

    • 3:28 am
      Fairy Tale,
      Composer: Josef Suk, Ensembles: Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra, Conductor: JoAnn Falletta,
      (Label: Naxos)

    • 4:01 am
      Matinees Musicales: Nocturne,
      Composer: Benjamin Britten, Ensembles: English Chamber Orchestra, Conductor: Alexander Gibson,
      (Label: EMI)

    • 4:06 am
      Composer: Frederic Chopin, Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy, piano,
      (Label: London/Decca)

    • 4:15 am
      American Symphonette No. 2: Pavanne,
      Composer: Morton Gould, Ensembles: New London Orchestra, Conductor: Ronald Corp,
      (Label: Hyperion)

    • 4:21 am
      Violin Concerto,
      Composer: Samuel Barber, Ensembles: London Symphony Orchestra, Performer: Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, violin, Conductor: Maxim Shostakovich,
      (Label: EMI)

    • 4:48 am
      Introduction and Caprice,
      Composer: Giulio Regondi, Performer: Anabel Montesinos, guitar,
      (Label: Naxos)

    • 5:01 am
      Garden of Roses (Il giardino di rose): Sinfonia,
      Composer: Alessandro Scarlatti, Ensembles: Accademia Bizantina, Conductor: Ottavio Dantone,
      (Label: London/Decca)

    • 5:06 am
      In Moonlight,
      Composer: Edward Elgar, Ensembles: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Performer: Pinchas Zukerman, viola, Conductor: Pinchas Zukerman,
      (Label: London/Decca)

    • 5:10 am
      Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1: Prelude No. 10,
      Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach, Performer: Vikingur Olafsson, piano,
      (Label: DG)

    • 5:14 am
      Symphony No. 1,
      Composer: Cyril Scott, Ensembles: BBC Philharmonic Orchestra, Conductor: Martyn Brabbins,
      (Label: Chandos)

    • 5:47 am
      Orchestra-Symphony No. 4,
      Composer: Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach, Ensembles: English Concert, Conductor: Andrew Manze,
      (Label: Harmonia Mundi)

  • 6:00 am


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  • 7:00 am

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    Program Playlist
    • 7:00 am
      Theme Music: Trumpet Tune in D,
      Composer: David N. Johnson, Performer: "Peter DuBois, organ",
      (Label: Private Recording)

    • 7:01 am
      Now Thank We All Our God,
      Composer: "JS Bach, arr. Virgil Fox", Performer: "John Walker, organ",
      (Label: PRO ORGANO)

    • 7:05 am
      We gather together,
      Composer: harm. Eduard Kremser, Performer: "Choir of Shadyside Presbyterian, Pittsburgh", Conductor: John Walker,
      (Label: PRO ORGANO)

    • 7:09 am
      Zion's Walls,
      Composer: Aaron Copland, Performer: The Tudor Choir, Conductor: Doug Fullington,
      (Label: GOTHIC)

    • 7:12 am
      "Let the people praise thee, O God",
      Composer: William Mathias, Performer: "Choir of St. Paul's Cathedral, London", Conductor: John Scott,
      (Label: HYPERION)

    • 7:17 am
      Now thank we all our God,
      Composer: Johann Cruger, Performer: "Choir of King's College, Cambridge", Conductor: Stephen Cleobury,
      (Label: ARGO)

    • 7:20 am
      In the Beginning,
      Composer: Aaron Copland, Performer: University of Texas Chamber Singers, Conductor: James Morrow,
      (Label: NAXOS)

    • 7:37 am
      "O Come, Let Us Sing unto the Lord",
      Composer: Emma Lou Diemer, Performer: Atlanta Master Chorale, Conductor: Eric Nelson,
      (Label: DA CHIESA)

    • 7:42 am
      For the fruits of his creation,
      Composer: Francis Jackson, Performer: Choir of Wells Cathedral, Conductor: Malcolm Archer,
      (Label: HYPERION)

    • 7:45 am
      Te Deum in C,
      Composer: Benjamin Britten, Performer: "Choir of Trinity Church, Boston", Conductor: Brian Jones,
      (Label: GOTHIC)

    • 7:53 am
      Toccata Giocosa,
      Composer: William Mathias, Performer: "Christopher Allsop, organ",
      (Label: REGENT)

  • 8:00 am

    Sunday Baroque

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  • 10:00 am

    Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

    Program Playlist
    • 10:00 am
      Tannhauser: Overture,
      Composer: Richard Wagner, Ensembles: Philharmonia Orchestra, Conductor: Otto Klemperer,
      (Label: EMI)

    • 10:01 am
      Chiling o guiry (Celia O'Gara),
      Composer: Burke Thumoth, Ensembles: Concerto Caledonia, Conductor: David McGuinness,
      (Label: Delphian)

    • 10:06 am
      Symphony No. 4: 1st movement,
      Composer: Walter Piston, Ensembles: Seattle Symphony, Conductor: Gerard Schwarz,
      (Label: Delos)

    • 10:14 am
      Symphony No. 1 "Spring",
      Composer: Robert Schumann, Ensembles: San Francisco Symphony, Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas,
      (Label: SFS)

    • 10:49 am
      Variations on a theme by Robert Schumann,
      Composer: Clara Schumann, Performer: Angela Cheng, piano,
      (Label: CBC)

    • 11:01 am
      Serenade for Strings: Alla marcia,
      Composer: Dag Wiren, Ensembles: Bournemouth Sinfonietta, Conductor: Richard Studt,
      (Label: Naxos)

    • 11:06 am
      Bartered Bride: Overture,
      Composer: Bedrich Smetana, Ensembles: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, Conductor: Libor Pesek,
      (Label: Virgin)

    • 11:15 am
      Symphony No. 33,
      Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Ensembles: London Mozart Players, Conductor: Jane Glover,
      (Label: ASV)

    • 11:37 am
      Cello Sonata: Andante,
      Composer: Sergei Rachmaninoff, Performer: David Finckel, cello,
      (Label: ArtistLed)

    • 11:43 am
      Oh sleep, why dost thou leave me?,
      Composer: George Frideric Handel, Ensembles: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, Performer: Renee Fleming, soprano, Conductor: Harry Bicket,
      (Label: London/Decca)

    • 11:47 am
      The Virtuous Wife: Suite,
      Composer: Henry Purcell, Ensembles: Parley of Instruments, Conductor: Peter Holman,
      (Label: Hyperion)

    • 12:01 pm
      Fantasia on Greensleeves,
      Composer: Ralph Vaughan Williams, Ensembles: London Sinfonia, Conductor: John Barbirolli,
      (Label: EMI)

    • 12:06 pm
      Images for Orchestra: Gigues,
      Composer: Claude Debussy, Ensembles: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Conductor: Simon Rattle,
      (Label: EMI)

    • 12:14 pm
      Composer: Andrea Falconieri, Ensembles: El Mundo, Conductor: Richard Savino,
      (Label: Dorian)

    • 12:19 pm
      Piano Sonata No. 12,
      Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven, Performer: Jean-Efflam Bavouzet, piano,
      (Label: Chandos)

    • 12:40 pm
      Violin Concerto No. 2,
      Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach, Ensembles: Scottish Chamber Orchestra, Performer: Oscar Shumsky, violin,
      (Label: Nimbus)

    • 1:01 pm
      A Gaelic Blessing: Meditation,
      Composer: John Rutter, Ensembles: Sinfonia Cymru, Performer: Catrin Finch, harp, Conductor: John Rutter,
      (Label: DG)

    • 1:06 pm
      Dance of the Shepherd Girl,
      Composer: Hugo Alfven, Ensembles: Arcata String Quartet, Performer: Don Bailey, flute,
      (Label: Summit)

    • 1:12 pm
      Orchestral Suite No. 1,
      Composer: Peter Tchaikovsky, Ensembles: National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland, Conductor: Stefan Sanderling,
      (Label: Naxos)

    • 1:52 pm
      Schwanengesang, Book 1: Standchen (Serenade),
      Composer: Franz Schubert, Performer: Leslie Howard, piano,
      (Label: Hyperion)

    • 2:01 pm
      Salon Buenos Aires: Samba,
      Composer: Miguel del Aguila, Ensembles: Camerata San Antonio,
      (Label: Bridge)

    • 2:06 pm
      Composer: Camille Saint-Saens, Ensembles: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Performer: Janine Jansen, violin, Conductor: Barry Wordsworth,
      (Label: London/Decca)

    • 2:16 pm
      Variations on La Folia,
      Composer: Mauro Giuliani, Performer: Dale Kavanagh, guitar,
      (Label: Hanssler)

    • 2:22 pm
      West Side Story: Symphonic Dances,
      Composer: Leonard Bernstein, Ensembles: New York Philharmonic, Conductor: Leonard Bernstein,
      (Label: Sony)

    • 2:45 pm
      Harp Concerto,
      Composer: George Frideric Handel, Ensembles: The King's Violins, Performer: Valerie Milot, harp, Conductor: Bernard Labadie,
      (Label: Analekta)

    • 3:01 pm
      Wallom Green/Curtain Tune,
      Composer: John Playford/Henry Purcell, Ensembles: Barokksolistene, Performer: Bjarte Eike, violin,
      (Label: Rubicon)

    • 3:06 pm
      Scherzando No. 4,
      Composer: Franz Joseph Haydn, Ensembles: Haydn Ensemble Berlin, Performer: Emmanuel Pahud, flute, Conductor: Bernhard Hartog,
      (Label: EMI)

    • 3:16 pm
      Piano Trio No. 5 "Ghost",
      Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven, Ensembles: Beaux Arts Trio,
      (Label: Philips)

  • 4:00 pm

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  • 6:00 pm

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  • 7:00 pm

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  • 7:06 pm

    Music in the Making

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  • 8:00 pm

    Classical Music

    Live classical music from American Public Media hosts.

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