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WCLV Program Guide 01-01-2022

00:00 CLASSICAL MUSIC with John Mills

00:01:20  Franz Waxman: Hotel Berlin: Cafe Waltzes    (1945)  Hollywood Bowl Orchestra John Mauceri Philips 438685 8:57

00:11:03  Leo Arnaud: Three Fanfares    (1958/1979)  Cleveland Symphonic Winds Frederick Fennell Telarc 80099 3:21

00:15:27  Gioacchino Rossini: Grand Overture    (1810)  Haydn Orchestra Alun Francis CPO 999063 7:27

00:25:22  Peter Tchaikovsky: Manfred Symphony Op 58   (1885)  Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Vasily Petrenko Naxos 503293 57:48

01:27:18  Johann Sebastian Bach: Keyboard Concerto No. 1 in d  BWV 1052 (1740) Jeannette Sorrell, harpsichord Apollo's Fire Jeannette Sorrell Avie 2207 24:11

01:52:59  Silvestre Revueltas: Sensemayá    (1938)  Philharmonic Orch of Americas Alondra de la Parra Sony 75555 6:33


02:00 CLASSICAL MUSIC with Peter Van de Graaff

02:00:00            Verdi, Giuseppe Nabucco'          Ambrosian Opera Cho, New Philharmonia Orch/Riccardo Muti     Angel            Riccardo Muti Conducts Great Verdi Choruses    5:16

02:05:16            Vivaldi, Antonio Cello Sonata in E-Flat, R 39       Anner Bylsma, vc; Hideimi Suzuki, vc; Jacques Ogg, hc         RCA     Vivaldi: Sonatas For Cello And Basso Continuo   9:17

02:14:33            Milhaud, Darius Carnaval a` la Nouvelle Orléans,' Op. 275 (1947)             Stephen Coombs & Artur Pizarro, p's       Hyperion           Milhaud: Music For Two Pianists 1:19

02:15:52            Milhaud, Darius Le carnaval d'Aix,' Op. 83b        Michel Béroff, p; Monte Carlo Phil/Georges Prétre            EMI/Ang           Milhaud: Carnaval D'Aix / Suite Provençale / Suite Française       16:09

02:32:01            Falla, Manuel de           Nights in the Gardens of Spain'  Artur Rubinstein, p; San Francisco Sym/Enrique Jorda        RCA     Rachmaninoff: Rhapsody On A Theme Of Paganini/ Falla: Nights In The Gardens Of Spain/ Chopin: Andante Spianato And Grande Polonaise 22:04

02:54:05            Lecuona, Ernesto          Noche de Estrellas'       Thomas Tirino, p           BIS       Lecuona: Complete Piano Music Vol 3          1:26

03:00:00            Stravinsky, Igor Five Easy Pieces (1917) Ursula Oppens, Paul Jacobs, p's          Nonesuch            Stravinsky: Music For Two Pianos & Piano Four Hands   5:30

03:05:30            Stravinsky, Igor L'histoire du soldat'       Chicago Pro Musica      Reference Recordings   Stravinsky: L´Histoire Du Soldat - Suite / Rimsky-Korsakov: Capriccio Espagnol        26:41

03:32:11            Praetorius, Michael        Terpsichore' (1612)        New York Renaissance Band/Sally Logemann            Arabesque        Praetorius: Terpsichore - Suites Nos. 1-4            1:49

03:34:00            Chadwick, George Whitefield     Melpomene', Dramatic Overture Detroit Sym Orch/Neeme Järvi            Chandos           Chadwick & Thompson: Orchestral Works          11:51

03:45:51 Chadwick, George Whitefield   Euterpe' Overture          Nashville Sym/Kenneth Schermerhorn    Naxos            CHADWICK: Thalia / Melpomene / Euterpe         9:03

03:54:54            Praetorius, Michael        Terpsichore' (1612) New York Renaissance Band/Sally Logemann            Arabesque        Praetorius: Terpsichore- Suites Nos. 1-4 1:47


04:00 CLASSICAL MUSIC with John Mills

04:01:13  Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 23 in f Op 57   'Appassionata' (1805) André Watts, piano   EMI 64600 24:41

04:26:46  Robert Burns: My Love is Like a Red Red Rose     Voces8   Decca 29601 4:22

04:32:15  Robert Schumann: Overture, Scherzo and Finale Op 52   (1845)  Orch Révolutionaire et Romantique Sir John Eliot Gardiner Archiv 457591 16:45

04:51:28  Antonín Dvorák: String Quartet No. 10 in E-Flat Op 51   (1879)  Emerson String Quartet  Deutsche Gram 4778765 32:02

05:27:09  Joaquín Rodrigo: Fantasía para un gentilhombre    (1954) Milos Karadaglic, guitar London Philharmonic Yannick Nézet-Séguin Deutsche Gram 20039 22:17

05:51:08  Brian Dykstra: Umgawa Rag    (1997) James Umble, saxophone   Centaur 3161 5:23

05:57:09  Teodoro Matias da Rocha: Vassourinhas    (1909) Yo-Yo Ma, cello   Sony 24414 3:22


06:00 CONCIERTO with Frank Dominguez: Celebrating the Latin contribution to classical music

06:00:45 Gioacchino Rossini D'alma celeste, oh Dio!" (O heavens, I dared to trouble) Juan Diego Florez, tenor; Daniela Barcellona, mezzo-soprano; Valencia Community Orchestra Daniel Oren Decca 001164750

06:12:47 Leo Brouwer Quintet for Guitar and String Quartet Ahmed Dickinson Cardenas, guitar; Santiago Quartet Cubafilin Records 4

06:32:04 Ludwig van Beethoven Piano Sonata No. 17 in d, Op. 31, No. 2 "The Tempest" Ingrid Fliter, piano EMI Classics 94573

07:00:45 Julio Gomez Balada Orquesta de Cordoba Jose Luis Temes Verso n/a

07:16:22 Adolf von Henselt Aufforderung Zum Tanz (Invitation to the Dance) Sergio Gallo, piano Grand Piano GP661

07:27:57 Joan Manen Violin Concerto No. 1 Op. A-7 "Concierto espanol" Tianwa Yang, violin; Barcelona Symphony & Catalonia National Orchestra Darrell Ang Naxos 8573067



Johann Strauss Jr.: The Diplomat's Polka Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra; Alfred Walter, conductor Album: J. Strauss II: Edition: Vol. 36 Marco Polo 223236 Music: 4:18

Johann Neruda: Trumpet Concerto in E-flat Major Michael Sachs, trumpet; Strings Festival Orchestra; Michael Sachs, conductor Strings Music Festival, Strings Pavilion, Steamboat Springs, CO Music: 15:31

Igor Stravinsky, arr. WindSync: Suite from Pulcinella WindSync Skaneateles Festival, First Presbyterian Church, Skaneateles, NY Music: 14:03

Johann Strauss Jr.: Waltz, Op. 437, "Emperor" Geoff Nuttall and Owen Dalby, violins; Hezekiah Leung, viola; Jonathan Lo, cello; Anthony Manzo, double bass The Bank of America Chamber Music Series, Spoleto Festival USA, Dock Street Theater, Charleston, SC Music: 10:39

Johann Strauss Jr.: Champagne Polka Vienna Philharmonic; Riccardo Muti, conductor Album: New Year's Concert 2004 DG 1849 Music: 2:00

Johannes Brahms: Sonata No. 1 for Clarinet & Piano Movement 3 Allegretto grazioso Jon Manasse, clarinet; Jon Nakamatsu, piano Album: Brahms: Clarinet Sonatas Harmonia Mundi 907430 Music: 4:32

Amilcare Ponchielli, arr. Carlo Morino & Simon Katz: Dance of the Hours, from La Gioconda United States Marine Band; Colonel Timothy W. Foley, conductor Album: Marine Band Retrospective USMB 18 Music: 9:16

Johann Christian Bach: Quintet in D major: Allegro Parnassus Ensemble: Barthold Kuijken, transverse flute; Janneke van der Meer, violin; Paul Dombrecht, baroque oboe; Richte van der Meer, baroque cello; Johan Huys, harpsichord Album: Parnassus Ensemble Accent 47806 Music: 15:45

Johannes Brahms: Violin Concerto in D, Op. 77: Movements 2-3 Julia Fischer, violin; Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra Amsterdam; Yakov Kreizberg, conductor Album: Brahms - Fischer - Muller-Schott – Kreizberg Pentatone 66 Music: 17:22


10:00 Firsts on the First with Bill O’Connell

10:03:57  Ottorino Respighi: Ancient Airs & Dances Suite No. 1    (1917)  Lausanne Chamber Orchestra Jesús López-Cobos Telarc 80309 14:54

10:20:08  Peter Tchaikovsky: Finale from Symphony No. 1 Op 13   'Winter Dreams' (1866)  Orchestra of St Luke's Pablo Heras-Casado Harmonia Mundi 902220 12:35

10:37:05  Adolphus Hailstork: Symphony No. 1    (1988)  Bohuslav Martinu Philharmonic Julius Penson Williams Albany 104 23:03


11:00 Firsts on the First with Rob Grier

11:02:04  Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 1 in f Op 2 # 1 (1795) Peter Takács, piano   Cambria 1175 18:05

11:21:46  Joseph Eybler: Symphony No. 1 in C    (1789)  Geneva Chamber Orchestra Michael Hofstetter CPO 777104 23:19

11:47:32  George Enescu: Romanian Rhapsody No. 1 Op 11 # 1 (1901)  Detroit Symphony Antal Doráti Decca 4785437 12:23


12:00 FROM THE TOP with America's finest young musicians; recorded April, 2021 - Co-hosted by pianist Peter Dugan and clarinetist Alex Laing, this week features a 10-year-old pianist who performs the music of Liszt with energy and the carefree approach of a kid on the playground.  In contast, a 20 year-old marimba player weaves his way through a contemporary piece with mature focus and intention  … and a teenager from Florida performs the only work William Grant Still wrote for oboe

Eduardo Rivera, 16, saxophone, from Mission, Texas performs Four Pictures from New York, Mvmt 2 Tango Club. by Roberto Molinelli.   Host Peter Dugan, piano.

Elizabeth Perez-Hickman, 17, oboe, from Doral, Florida performs Dance and Incantation by William Grant Still. Ya-Ju Chuang, piano.

Taige Wang, 10, piano, from Irvine, CA performs Hungarian Rhapsody No.11, S.244 in A minor by Franz Liszt

Jeremy Davis, 20, marimba, from Chino Hills, CA & Co-host Alex Laing, clarinet perform

Duet for any two instruments in the same key by Derrick Spiva Jr. (b. 1982)

Anais Feller, 15, violin, from San Diego, CA performs Excerpts from Zigeunerweisen/Gypsy Airs by Pablo de Sarasate.  Host Peter Dugan, piano



The Metropolitan Opera’s Saturday matinee broadcasts ring in the New Year with a new production of a timeless fairy-tale: Cinderella. This adaptation of Jules Massenet’s delightful Cendrillon, sung in English and in 90-minutes for family audiences, brims with the wit, charm, and magic of Charles Perrault’s beloved story. Mezzo-soprano Isabel Leonard stars as the rags-to-riches title girl, with Emily D’Angelo as her Prince Charming, Jessica Pratt as her Fairy Godmother, and Laurent Naouri and Stephanie Blythe as her feuding guardians. Maestro Emmanuel Villaume conducts the ravishing score.


15:00 Firsts on the First with John Mills

15:01:04  Franz Schubert: Scherzo No. 1 in B-Flat  D 593/1 (1817) Maria João Pires, piano   Deutsche Gram 427769 5:13

15:07:30  Johann Sebastian Bach: Lute Suite No. 1  BWV 996 (1717) Jason Vieaux, guitar   Azica 71250 13:20

15:24:09  Zdenek Fibich: Symphony No. 1 in F Op 17   (1877)  Detroit Symphony Neeme Järvi Chandos 9230 34:10


16:00 Firsts on the First with Sam Petrey

16:01:23  Sergei Prokofiev: Symphony No. 1 in D Op 25   'Classical' (1917)  Orpheus Chamber Orchestra  Deutsche Gram 423624 13:59

16:16:42  Peter Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No. 1 in b-Flat Op 23   (1875) Vladimir Horowitz, piano New York Philharmonic George Szell Sony 547185 31:07

16:51:01  Anton Arensky: Scherzo from Piano Trio No. 1 Op 32   (1894) Yefim Bronfman, piano   Sony 53269 5:53


17:00 FILM AT FIVE with Bill O’Connell: Hollywood in Three-Quarter Time

Richard Rodney Bennett: Murder on the Orient Express Waltz—Hollywood Bowl Orchestra/John Mauceri (Philips 438685) 3:33

Bernard Herrmann: The Snows of Kilimanjaro: Memory Waltz--Hollywood Bowl Orchestra/John Mauceri (Philips 438685) 5;26

Franz Waxman: Hotel Berlin: Café Waltzes--Hollywood Bowl Orchestra/John Mauceri (Philips 438685) 8:57

Miklós Rózsa: Madame Bovary Waltz--Hollywood Bowl Orchestra/John Mauceri (Philips 438685) 4;47

Johann Strauss Jr.: Waltz ‘On the Beautiful Blue Danube’–Berlin Philharmonic/Herbert von Karajan (DeutGram 400026) 11:44

Peter Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake Waltz—Berlin Philharmonic/Mstislav Rostropovich (DeutGram 4795448) 6:46

Henry Mancini: Breakfast at Tiffany’s: Moon River—Mancini Chorus; Cincinnati Pops/Erich Kunzel (Telarc 80183) 2:50

Henry Mancini: Charade: Theme--Mancini Chorus; Cincinnati Pops/Erich Kunzel (Telarc 80183) 2:17

Max Steiner: Jezebel: Waltz— Hollywood Bowl Orchestra/John Mauceri (Philips 438685) 2:07


18:00 FOOTLIGHT PARADE: SOUNDS OF THE AMERICAN MUSICAL with Bill Rudman: Pick Yourself Up! -  We want you to do not only that, but also dream the impossible dream, keep a stiff upper lip and shake the blues away. It's an hour of optimistic voices from stage and screen musicals


19:00 SYMPHONY AT SEVEN with John Simna

19:02:17  Étienne Méhul: Symphony No. 1 in g    (1809)  Gulbenkian Orchestra Michel Swierczewski Nimbus 5184 25:46

19:30:14  Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 1 in C Op 21   (1800)  Academy for Early Music Berlin  Harmonia Mundi 902420 26:00

19:57:55  Alexander Griboyedov: Waltz in e    (1825) Lera Auerbach, piano   BIS 1502 1:47


20:00 SATURDAYS FROM SEVERANCE with Robert Conrad – Cleveland Orchestra Youth Orchestra, Vinay Parameswaran, conductor; recorded live in Mandel Concert Hall at Severance, 11/21/2021

Joan Tower: Sixth Fanfare for the Uncommon Woman

Howard Swanson: Short Symphony (1948)

Aaron Copland: Suite from ‘Appalachian Spring’

Antonin Dvorak: Symphony No. 7 in d Op 70

21:31:32  Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 8 in F Op 93   (1812)  Cleveland Orchestra Franz Welser-Möst TCO 052111 27:03


22:00 WEEKEND RADIO with Robert Conrad – For New Year’s Day – a collection of long-time Weekend Radio favorites, many requested by listeners – Henry Morgan’s “Coming Attractions Theatre”… ”Weather Forecast” by The Mastersingers, Nichols and May’s “Second Piano Concerto”…Florence Foster Jenkins’ “Queen of the Night Aria”…Gerard Hoffnung tells “The Bricklayer Story.”


23:00 QUIET HOUR with Rob Grier

23:01:50  Frédéric Chopin: Prelude No. 15 in D-Flat Op 28 # 15 'Raindrop' (1839) Evgeny Kissin, piano   Sony 51272 5:31

23:07:22  Gerald Finzi: Romance Op 11   (1928)  City of London Sinfonia Richard Hickox Chandos 9888 7:42

23:15:05  Camille Saint-Saëns: The Carnival of the Animals: The Swan    (1886) Mischa Maisky, cello Orchestra of Paris Semyon Bychkov Deutsche Gram 4795448 3:51

23:19:38  Traditional: Shaker Hymn 'Not One Sparrow is Forgotten'     Dale Warland Singers  Dale Warland Gothic 49243 2:39

23:22:18  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Adagio from Divertimento No. 15  K 287 (1777)  English Chamber Orchestra Jeffrey Tate EMI 69823 11:06

23:33:24  Franz Liszt: Paraphrase on Schumann's 'Widmung'  S 566 (1848) Daniil Trifonov, piano   Mariinsky 530 3:26

23:37:22  Johannes Brahms: Adagio from Piano Trio No. 1 Op 8   (1854)  Beaux Arts Trio  Philips 3140 8:42

23:46:05  Lou Harrison: Pastorale No. 7 'For My Brother'    (1952)  Brooklyn Philharmonic Dennis Russell Davies MusicMasters 67089 6:07

23:52:12  Claude Debussy: Syrinx    (1912) Joshua Smith, flute   Telarc 80694 2:29

23:55:11  Antonín Dvorák: Cypress No. 9    (1887)  Cypress String Quartet  Avie 2275 2:31

23:57:57  Jules Massenet: Musique pour bercer les petits enfants    (1902) Aldo Ciccolini, piano   EMI 64277 1:51