Program Guide 04-22-2016

Almanac

April 22

1658 Giuseppe Torelli – Italian violist, violinist, teacher, and composer (d.1709); most remembered for his contributions to the development of the instrumental concerto.

1858 Dame Ethel Smyth – English composer, and women's rights activist (d.1944); when deafness brought her composing career to an end, she found a new interest in literature and published ten highly successful, mostly autobiographical, books.

1885 first performance of Dvorák's Symphony No. 7 in London with the Royal Philharmonic conducted by the composer; regarded by some as his greatest symphony.

1906 Eric Fenby – English composer and teacher (d.1997); best known for being Frederick Delius's amanuensis from 1928 to 1934.

1912 premiere of the Paul Dukas ballet La Péri (The Peri, or The Flower of Immortality) in Paris; the composer’s last published work.

1916 Yehudi Menuhin – American born violinist, violist and conductor (d.1999); one of the greatest violinists of the 20th century; recorded the Elgar Violin Concerto at age 16 with the composer conducting; helped introduce yoga to the West; during the 1970s, 1980s and 1990s, he made jazz recordings with Stéphane Grappelli, classical recordings with L. Subramaniam and albums of Eastern music with the sitarist Ravi Shankar; his recording contract with EMI lasted almost 70 years and is the longest in the history of the music industry.

1932 Michael Colgrass – American-born Canadian composer and educator (86 years old); won the 1978 Pulitzer Prize for Déjà vu, which was commissioned and premiered by the New York Philharmonic.

1956 Jukka-Pekka Saraste – Finnish conductor (62 years old); studied conducting at the Sibelius Academy with Jorma Panula, in the same class as Esa-Pekka Salonen and Osmo Vänskä; currently Principal Conductor of the WDR Symphony, Cologne

Recording of the Week

The Menuhin Century

Apr. 1, 2016
View

Program Guide

CLASSICAL MUSIC with Robin Grier
00:02:00 00:32:15 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Symphony No. 41 in C major   Yehudi Menuhin Sinfonia Varsovia VirginClas  91082
00:36:00 00:38:16 Jean Sibelius Symphony No.  1 in E minor  Op 39  Jukka-Pekka Saraste Finnish Radio Symphony Orch RCA  7765
01:16:00 00:40:06 Johannes Brahms Violin Concerto in D major  Op 77 Lucerne Festival Orchestra Wilhelm Furtwängler Yehudi Menuhin, violin Warner  555052
01:58:00 00:19:46 Paul Dukas La Péri  Jesús López-Cobos Cincinnati Symphony Telarc  80515
02:20:00 00:49:46 Sir Edward Elgar Violin Concerto in B minor  Op 61 London Symphony Orchestra Sir Edward Elgar Yehudi Menuhin, violin Warner  555052
03:12:00 00:25:04 Carl Maria von Weber Symphony No. 1 in C major  Op 19  John Georgiadis Queensland Symphony Naxos  550928
03:39:00 00:25:20 Sir Thomas Beecham The Faithful Shepherd: Suite  Yehudi Menuhin Royal Philharmonic MCA  6231
04:06:00 00:25:31 Franz Berwald Symphony No.  4 in E flat major   Neeme Järvi Gothenburg Symphony DeutGram  415502
04:33:00 00:44:53 Ludwig van Beethoven Violin Concerto in D major  Op 61 Lucerne Festival Orchestra Wilhelm Furtwängler Yehudi Menuhin, violin Warner  555052
05:20:00 00:17:21 Leos Janácek Mládí for Wind Sextet Orpheus Chamber Orchestra  Members of DeutGram  415668
05:39:00 00:06:00 Gioacchino Rossini L'inganno felice: Overture  Christian Benda Prague Sinfonia Naxos  570934
05:54:00 00:04:14 Joseph Hellmesberger Jr Polka "Between the Two of Us"  Franz Welser-Möst Vienna Philharmonic Sony  544071

CLASSICAL MUSIC with Jacqueline Gerber
06:07:00 00:03:16 Francis Poulenc Nocturne No.  1 in C major    Pascal Rogé, piano Decca  425862
06:15:00 00:10:52 Paul Dukas The Sorcerer's Apprentice  Jesús López-Cobos Cincinnati Symphony Telarc  80515
06:30:00 00:04:27 Agustín Barrios Vals Op 8   Jason Vieaux, guitar Azica  71287
06:33:00 00:02:10 David Diamond Romeo and Juliet: Juliet and her Nurse  Gerard Schwarz New York Chamber Symphony Delos  3103
06:40:00 00:05:36 Giuseppe Torelli Concerto Grosso in G minor  Op 8 La Pietà Angèle Dubeau Angèle Dubeau, violin Analekta  8730
06:46:00 00:05:24 Charles-Marie Widor Toccata from Organ Symphony No.  5 Op 42   Todd Wilson, organ MAA  11009
06:52:00 00:02:45 Giuseppe Verdi Scherzo from String Quartet   Quartetto di Cremona Klanglogo  1400
06:55:00 00:03:12 John Philip Sousa March 'Minnesota'  Keith Brion Royal Artillery Band Naxos  559131
07:05:00 00:05:07 Leonard Bernstein On the Town: Times Square 1944  Arie Lipsky CIM Orchestra CIM  2003
07:10:00 00:10:20 Ludwig van Beethoven Rondo from Violin Concerto Op 61 Philharmonia Orchestra Wilhelm Furtwängler Yehudi Menuhin, violin Warner  1
07:25:00 00:02:20 Jean-Philippe Rameau Platée: Rigaudons  Nicholas McGegan Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra Conifer  51313
07:30:00 00:04:26 Massive Attack Teardrop   Voces8 Decca  22601
07:40:00 00:05:27 Alexander Glazunov Scherzo from Symphony No. 7 Op 77  José Serebrier Royal Scottish Nat'l Orch Warner  63236
07:51:00 00:02:57 Astor Piazzolla Libertango European Film Philharmonic Christoph Israel Milos Karadaglic, guitar DeutGram  17000
07:55:00 00:03:38 Harold Arlen The Sky's the Limit: One for My Baby   Richard Glazier, piano Centaur  3347
08:07:00 00:06:31 Hector Berlioz Symphonie fantastique: A Ball  Steven Smith Cleveland Orch Youth Orch MAA  10706
08:15:00 00:05:29 Hugo Alfvén Festival Overture Op 25  Niklas Willén Royal Scottish Nat'l Orch Naxos  553962
08:25:00 00:07:08 Darius Milhaud Three Rag-Caprices Op 78  Daniel Swift CBC Radio Orchestra CBC  5152
08:33:00 00:01:38 Giuseppe Torelli Allegro from Trumpet Concerto   Paramount Brass Centaur  2355
08:40:00 00:08:51 John Williams Cowboys Overture  John Williams Boston Pops Orchestra Philips  420178
08:52:00 00:02:38 Gilbert & Sullivan HMS Pinafore: When I was a lad Welsh National Opera Orchestra Sir Charles Mackerras Richard Suart, baritone; Welsh National Opera Chorus Telarc  80374
08:53:00 00:06:12 Felix Mendelssohn A Midsummer Night's Dream: Nocturne Op 61  George Szell Cleveland Orchestra Sony  82849
09:05:00 00:17:54 Jean Sibelius Historic Scenes Suite No. 1 Op 25  Jukka-Pekka Saraste Finnish Radio Symphony Orch RCA  60157
09:30:00 00:04:41 Alec Wilder Slow Dance  Richard Auldon Clark Manhattan Chamber Orchestra Newport  85570
09:35:00 00:04:08 Peter Tchaikovsky Swan Lake: Russian Dance Philharmonia Orchestra Efrem Kurtz Yehudi Menuhin, violin Warner  1
09:55:00 00:02:10 Jean Sibelius King Christian II: Musette Op 27  Jukka-Pekka Saraste Finnish Radio Symphony Orch RCA  60434

CLASSICAL MUSIC with Mark Satola
10:02:00 00:04:57 Modest Mussorgsky Solemn March 'The Capture of Kars'  Jukka-Pekka Saraste Toronto Symphony Orchestra Finlandia  14911
10:08:00 00:03:00 Modest Mussorgsky Scherzo in B flat  Jukka-Pekka Saraste Toronto Symphony Orchestra Finlandia  14911
10:14:00 00:12:19 Darius Milhaud La Cheminée du roi René Op 205   Reykjavik Wind Quintet Chandos  9362
10:28:00 00:03:00 Sergei Rachmaninoff Prelude in D minor    Lara Downes, piano Steinway  30016
10:34:00 00:03:34 Johann Sebastian Bach Orchestral Suite No. 3: Bourrée &  Monica Huggett Ensemble Sonnerie Avie  2171
10:41:00 00:03:42 George Frideric Handel Siciliana from Concerto Grosso Op 6   Orpheus Chamber Orchestra DeutGram  447733
10:46:00 00:01:30 Percy Grainger Train Music  Sir Simon Rattle City of Birmingham Symphony EMI  56412
10:50:00 00:30:09 Antonín Dvorák Violin Concerto in A minor  Op 53 Paris Conservatoire Orchestra George Enescu Yehudi Menuhin, violin Warner  555052
11:23:00 00:07:22 Antonín Dvorák Scherzo from Symphony No. 7 Op 70  Pierre Monteux London Symphony Orchestra Decca  4785437
11:31:00 00:08:22 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Symphony No. 32 in G major   Jane Glover London Mozart Players ASV  762
11:42:00 00:08:10 Johan Wagenaar Amphitrion Overture Op 45  Riccardo Chailly Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Decca  425833
11:54:00 00:05:00 Richard Rodgers Babes in Arms: Overture  Keith Lockhart Boston Pops Orchestra RCA  63835
12:07:00 00:05:32 H. Balfour Gardiner Shepherd Fennel's Dance  Raymond Leppard Indianapolis Symphony Koss Class  3303
12:15:00 00:10:38 Sir Thomas Beecham Dances from 'The Faithful Shepherd'  Yehudi Menuhin Royal Philharmonic MCA  6231
12:28:00 00:03:53 Sir Edward Elgar La Capricieuse Op 17   Yehudi Menuhin, violin; Gerald Moore, piano Warner  555052
12:36:00 00:03:19 Isaac Albéniz España: Capricho catalán Op 165   Duo Amaral DuoAmaral  2013
12:42:00 00:09:07 John Ireland Epic March  Richard Hickox London Symphony Orchestra Chandos  8879
12:53:00 00:07:27 Camille Saint-Saëns Samson et Dalila: Bacchanale  Erich Kunzel Cincinnati Pops Orchestra Telarc  80595

THE BIG WORK AT ONE
13:03:00 00:49:46 Sir Edward Elgar Violin Concerto in B minor  Op 61 London Symphony Orchestra Sir Edward Elgar Yehudi Menuhin, violin Warner  555052
13:55:00 00:04:14 Sir Edward Elgar The Wand of Youth Suite No. 2: March  Raymond Leppard Indianapolis Symphony Koss Class  1014

CLASSICAL MUSIC with Mark Satola
14:01:00 00:05:42 Giuseppe Torelli Trumpet Concerto in D major  German Chamber Philharmonic  Alison Balsom, trumpet EMI  16213
14:07:00 00:03:27 Domenico Scarlatti Sonata in E major    Ivo Pogorelich, piano DeutGram  4795448
14:13:00 00:15:04 Aaron Copland Music for Movies  Leonard Slatkin St. Louis Symphony RCA  61699
14:31:00 00:11:31 Franz Joseph Haydn Symphony No. 19 in D  Roy Goodman Hanover Band Hyperion  66533
14:45:00 00:07:02 Johannes Brahms Rhapsody in G minor  Op 79   Hélène Grimaud, piano DeutGram  4795448
14:53:00 00:04:30 Emmanuel Chabrier Dix pièces pittoresques: Menuet pompeux  Eiji Oue Minnesota Orchestra Reference  79
15:00:00 00:05:23 Alexander Borodin Prince Igor: Polovetsian March  Valéry Gergiev Mariinsky Theater Orchestra Philips  442011
15:07:00 00:03:32 Léo Delibes Coppélia: Czárdás  Martin West San Francisco Ballet Orchestra Reference  125
15:26:00 00:09:10 Mily Balakirev Oriental Fantasy 'Islamey' Op 18   Olga Kern, piano Harm Mundi  907399
15:39:00 00:03:42 Antonio Salieri Cublai Overture  Matthias Bamert London Mozart Players Chandos  9877
15:45:00 00:05:16 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart The Abduction from the Seraglio:  Rinaldo Alessandrini Norwegian Nat'l Opera Orch Naïve  30479
15:52:00 00:04:48 Franz Schubert Impromptu No. 2 in E flat major    Simone Dinnerstein, piano Sony  798943
15:58:00 00:04:10 Antonio Bazzini La Ronde des lutins Op 25   Yehudi Menuhin, violin; Marcel Gazelle, piano Warner  1

CLASSICAL MUSIC with Bill O’Connell
16:07:00 00:02:20 Sir Thomas Beecham The Faithful Shepherd Suite: Bourrée  Yehudi Menuhin Royal Philharmonic MCA  6231
16:12:00 00:11:09 Arcangelo Corelli Concerto Grosso in G minor  Op 6 Bath Festival Orchestra Yehudi Menuhin Robert Masters, violin; Derek Simpson, cello Warner  555053
16:28:00 00:05:04 Franz Schubert Ave Maria   Kyung Wha Chung, violin; Itamar Golan, piano EMI  56827
16:33:00 00:01:11 Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov The Tale of Tsar Saltan: Flight of the   Shannon Lee, violin; Pamela Mia Paul, piano Telarc  80695
16:41:00 00:09:08 Franz Schubert Andante from Piano Trio No. 2   Hephzibah Menuhin, piano; Yehudi Menuhin, violin; Maurice Gendron, cello Warner  1
16:52:00 00:02:08 Ludwig van Beethoven The Ruins of Athens: Turkish March Op 113   Yehudi Menuhin, violin; Marcel Gazelle, piano Warner  1
16:56:00 00:02:52 Johannes Brahms Hungarian Dance No.  5 in G minor   Gerard Schwarz Seattle Symphony Naxos  572770
17:05:00 00:05:13 George Frideric Handel Chandos Anthem No. 2: Overture in D minor   Yehudi Menuhin Royal Philharmonic MCA  6231
17:27:00 00:08:00 Irvin L. Wagner Variations on 'Happy Birthday'   Stuttgart Brass Quartet Hänssler  98623
17:40:00 00:06:42 Sir William Walton Presto capriccioso from Violin Concerto London Symphony Orchestra Sir William Walton Yehudi Menuhin, violin Warner  1
17:48:00 00:02:22 Max Harris Viva Vivaldi Chamber Ensemble Max Harris Yehudi Menuhin, violin; Stéphane Grappelli, violin Warner  1
17:53:00 00:03:00 Johannes Brahms Scherzo from String Sextet No. 1 Op 18   Yehudi Menuhin, violin; Robert Masters, violin; Cecil Aronowitz, viola; Ernst Wallfisch, viola; Maurice Gendron, cello Warner  1

DINNER CLASSICS
18:09:00 00:29:41 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Symphony No. 38 in D  Yehudi Menuhin Sinfonia Varsovia VirginClas  91078
18:41:00 00:02:06 Grigoras Dinicu Hora staccato   Yehudi Menuhin, violin; Hendrik Endt, piano Warner  1
18:45:00 00:03:01 Sir Thomas Beecham The Gods Go a'Begging: Gavotte  Yehudi Menuhin Royal Philharmonic MCA  6231
18:51:00 00:03:31 Johann Sebastian Bach Finale from Solo Violin Sonata No. 3   Yehudi Menuhin, violin Warner  1
18:57:00 00:02:04 Sir Thomas Beecham The Faithful Shepherd Suite: Gavotte  Yehudi Menuhin Royal Philharmonic MCA  6231

SYMPHONY AT SEVEN with John Simna
19:02:00 00:26:10 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Symphony No. 40 in G minor   George Szell Cleveland Orchestra Sony  86793
19:30:00 00:16:14 Gabriel Fauré Dolly Suite Op 56  Ludovic Morlot Seattle Symphony SeattleSM  1004
19:48:00 00:07:56 Jean Sibelius Karelia Overture Op 10  Jukka-Pekka Saraste Finnish Radio Symphony Orch RCA  7765

WCLV ESSENTIAL CLASSICS – Yehudi Menuhin Centennial
20:02:00 00:44:53 Ludwig van Beethoven Violin Concerto in D major  Op 61 Lucerne Festival Orchestra Wilhelm Furtwängler Yehudi Menuhin, violin Warner  555052
20:49:00 00:22:23 Franz Joseph Haydn Symphony No. 85 in B flat major   Yehudi Menuhin Menuhin Festival Orchestra EMI  69383
21:13:00 00:40:06 Johannes Brahms Violin Concerto in D major  Op 77 Lucerne Festival Orchestra Wilhelm Furtwängler Yehudi Menuhin, violin Warner  555052
21:55:00 00:04:10 Antonio Bazzini La Ronde des lutins Op 25   Yehudi Menuhin, violin; Marcel Gazelle, piano Warner  1

22:00 CITY CLUB FORUM – recorded today at The City Club of Cleveland, a citadel of free speech, Untangled: The Critical Work of Raising Teenage Girls. Lisa Damour, Ph.D.

QUIET HOUR
23:02:00 00:04:51 Sir Thomas Beecham The Faithful Shepherd Suite: Pastorale  Yehudi Menuhin Royal Philharmonic MCA  6231
23:06:00 00:07:22 Frederick Delius On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring  Michael Tilson Thomas San Francisco Symphony SF Sym  60
23:16:00 00:06:39 Peter Tchaikovsky Canzonetta from Violin Concerto Op 35 Royal Philharmonic Sir Adrian Boult Yehudi Menuhin, violin Warner  1
23:22:00 00:11:50 Peter Tchaikovsky Adagio from Symphony No. 1 Op 13  Claudio Abbado Chicago Symphony Orchestra Sony  48056
23:36:00 00:06:43 Michael Haydn Adagio from Notturno in F major    Orpheus Chamber Orchestra DeutGram  437782
23:42:00 00:10:35 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Andante from Piano Concerto No. 17 Camerata Salzburg Géza Anda Géza Anda, piano DeutGram  4793449
23:55:00 00:03:07 Frédéric Chopin Prelude No. 13 in F sharp major  Op 28   Daniil Trifonov, piano DeutGram  4791728
23:57:00 00:02:07 Charles-Valentin Alkan Prelude No. 13 "Cantique des cantiques" Op 31   Ronald Smith, piano Arabesque  6523

Program Guide
S M T W T F S
 
 
 
 
 
1
 
2
 
3
 
4
 
5
 
6
 
7
 
8
 
9
 
10
 
11
 
12
 
13
 
14
 
15
 
16
 
17
 
18
 
19
 
20
 
21
 
22
 
23
 
24
 
25
 
26
 
27
 
28
 
29
 
30
 

Support Provided By

Arkiv Music

When you purchase CDs and DVDs from ArkivMusic through the WCLV 104.9 ideastream website you directly support WCLV 104.9's classical music.

More Wcpn Schedule
More Wclv Schedule
Schedule
Donate
90.3 WCPN
WCLV Classical 104.9
NPR Hourly Newscast
The Latest News and Headlines from NPR
This text will be replaced with a player.
This text will be replaced with a player.
This text will be replaced with a player.