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WCLV Program Guide 03-04-2023

Classical All Day, Jazz All Night



Willie Jones III, Fallen Heroes, Truthful Blues

Buster Williams, Unalome, I’ve Got the World on a String

George Colligan, King’s Dream, Blues to Dwayne Burno

Brad Mehldau, Your Mother Should Know, Baby’s in Black

Bill Evans, Alone, Never Let Me Go (alt)

Jeff Lofton, Silver’s Strut, Quiet Nights

Jim Snidero, Far, Far Away, Nowhere to Hide

Something Blue, Personal Preference, Grit

Ostara Project Bye-Bye Blackbird (with intro)

Artemis, The Ostara Project, The Sidewinder

Carla Bley, 4x4, Sidewinders in Paradise

Samara Joy, Linger Awhile, Nostalgia (The Day I Knew)

Fats Navarro, Goin’ to Minton’s, Nostalgia

Fats Navarro, Goin’ to Minton’s, The Tadd Walk

Madd for Tadd, Central Avenue Stomp, Dameron Stomp

Paul Combs, Unknown Dameron, Don’t Forget It

Tadd Dameron, Mating Call, On a Misty Night

Bobby West, Big Trippin’, Charade

Brad Mehldau, Your Mother Should Know, I Am the Walrus

Gregory Tardy, Sufficient Grace, The Omnipresent Cardiologist

Bill Goodwin – Billy Hart, Sound on Sound, Village Blues

Gilbert Castelllalnos, Esperama en el Cielo, Totem Pole

Leon Lee Dorsey, Cantaloupe Island, The Thumb

Mimi Fox, One for Wes, Mr. White’s Blues

Wes Montgomery, Smokin’ at the Half Note, All Blues



Sonny Clark, Wilbur Ware, Louis Hayes Blue Gershwin Love Walked In

Anthony Wilson Ensemble Goat Hill Junket Here's That Rainy Day

Shirley Scott, Mickey Roker, Arthur Harper Great Scott! Skylark

James Moody, William Shepherd, Dave Burns, Pee Wee Moore, Jimmy Boyd, John Lathan, Clarence Johnson Wail, Moody, Wail A Sinner Kissed an Angel

Houston Person, Ron Carter Now's the Time Bemsha Swing

Melvin Rhyne, Joshua Redman, Peter Bernstein, Kenny Washington Boss Organ Full House

Oscar Peterson, Dizzy Gillespie Oscar Peterson & Dizzy Gillespie Autumn Leaves

Wes Montgomery, Studio Orchestra A Day In the Life When a Man Loves a Woman

Paul Bollenback, Joey DeFrancesco, Steve Wilson, Eric Alexander, Steve Davis, Broto Roy, Jeff Watts Soul Grooves Dock of the Bay

Houston Person, Ron Carter Now's the Time Bemsha Swing

Chuck Deardorf, Matt Wilson, Dawn Clement Perception Falling Grace

Jimmy Smith, George Bohanon, Maurice Spears, Oscar Brashear, Ernie Fields, Jr., Herman Riley, Budy Collette, Philip Upchurch, Andy Simpkins, Michael Baker, Mick Martin Sum Serious Blues Open for Business

Wynton Marsalis, Wessell Anderson, Eric Lewis, Kengo Nakamura, Joe Farnsworth, Orlando Q. Rodriguez Live from the House of Tribes What Is This Thing Called Love

Earl Klugh Solo Guitar It's Only a Paper Moon

Brad Mehldau, Jorge Rossy, Larry Grenadier Anything Goes Get Happy

Greg Gisbert, Ron Miles, John Gunther, Peter Sommer, Gary Smulyan, Alex Heitlinger, Mike Abbott, Jeff Jenkins, Mark Simon, Paul Romaine, Manavihare Fiaindratovo Unfailing Kindness Round and Round

Cyrus Chestnut, Dezron L. Douglas, Neal Smith Cyrus Plays Elvis In the Ghetto

Greg Gisbert, Ron Miles, John Gunther, Peter Sommer, Gary Smulyan, Alex Heitlinger, Mike Abbott, Jeff Jenkins, Mark Simon, Paul Romaine, Manavihare Fiaindratovo, Jeremy Ragsdale Unfailing Kindness Another Day

Earl Klugh Solo Guitar If I Only Had a Brain

Howard Roberts, Bill Holman, Red Mitchell, Stan Levey Good Pickins' Relaxin' at Camarillo

Robert Glasper, Vicente Archer, Damion Reid In My Element Of Dreams to Come

Ingrid Jensen, Gary Bartz, George Colligan, Dwayne Burno, Bill Stewart, Jill Seifers Here OnEarth Time Remembered

Bill Evans, jim Hall Undercurrent I'm Getting Sentimental Over You

Bill Evans The Solo Sessions, volume 2 All the Things You Are

Shirley Horn, Steve Williams, Charles Ables I Love You, Paris Wouldn't It Be Loverly

Joshua Redman, Brian Blade, Peter Martin, Christopher Thomas Spirit of the Moment St. Thomas

Milt Jackson, Studio Orchestra Sunflower Sunflower

Henry Mancini, Studio Orchestra Combo! Far East Blues

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

06:00:50 Aldemaro Romero Fuga con Pajarillo, from Suite for Strings No. 1 Simón Bolívar Youth Orchestra of Venezuela Gustavo Dudamel Deutsche Grammophon 4777457 "Fiesta"

06:07:58 Francisco Tarrega Romance Christopher Parkening, guitar EMI Classics 56418 "Christopher Parkening: Grace Like a River"

06:10:41 Vincenzo Bellini Norma: Casta Diva Montserrat Caballé, soprano RCA 23675 "Montserrat Caballé: Casta Diva"

06:17:26 Franz Léhar Giuditta: Meine Lippen, sie küssen so heiss Montserrat Martí Gran Teatre de Liceu de Barcelona David Gimenez RCA 29646 "Montserrat Caballé-Montserrat Martí: Two Voices One Heart"

06:22:21 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Le Nozze di Figaro: Sull aira?...Che soave zeffiretto Montserrat Caballé, Montserrat Martí; sopranos Gran Teatre de Liceu de Barcelona David Gimenez RCA 29646 "Montserrat Caballé-Montserrat Martí: Two Voices One Heart"

06:28:46 Joaquín Rodrigo Concierto Madrigal Pepe Romero, Angel Romero, guitars Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Sir Neville Marriner Philips 000420800 "The Rodrigo Collection"

07:00:50 Paquito D'Rivera The Cape Cod Files Jon Manasse, clarinet; Jon Nakamatsu, piano Harmonia Mundi 907508 "American Music for Clarinet and Piano"

07:24:38 Deodat De Severac Cerdana:5 études pittoresque pour le piano; No. 2: Les fêtes (Souvenir de Puigcerda) Jordi Masó Naxos 8555855 "Séverac: Scenes of Southern France-Jordi Masó"

07:34:43 Juan Crisostomo Arriaga Symphony in D Algarve Orchestra Alvaro Cassuto Naxos 8.557207 "Spanish and Portuguese Orchestral Music"


Margaret Bonds: Troubled Water Lara Downes, piano Album: Some of These Days Flipside Music Music: 04:44

Florence Price: Piano Concerto in One Movement - Parts 2 and 3 Lara Downes, piano; Detroit Symphony Orchestra; William Eddins, conductor Detroit Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra Hall, Detroit, MI Music: 8:25

Harry T. Burleigh: From the Southland: Movements 2 & 6 Lara Downes, piano Brevard Music Center, Parker Concert Hall, Brevard Music Center, Brevard, NC Music: 5:04

William Grant Still, arr. Lara Downes: Summerland Lara Downes, piano Brevard Music Center, Parker Concert Hall, Brevard Music Center, Brevard, NC Music: 3:24

Leonard Bernstein: Something's Coming Lara Downes, piano, Kevin Olusola, vocals Album: For Lenny Sony 84284011251 Music: 02:20

Meredith Monk: Ellis Island Lara Downes, piano; Simone Dinnerstein, piano Oregon Bach Festival, Hult Center for the Performing Arts, Eugene, OR Music: 02:55

Johann Sebastian Bach, arr. Ignaz Friedman: Sleepers Awake Lara Downes, piano Album: Love at Last PentaTone Music: 03:21

Clarice Assad: A World of Change Lara Downes, piano Album: Love at Last PentaTone Music: 03:21

Traditional, arr. Shawn Okpebholo: Amazing Grace Lara Downes, piano Album: Love at Last PentaTone Music: 2:57

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

Joel Thompson: "In Response to the Madness" for String Quartet Members of the Minnesota Orchestra: Rui Du, violin; Cecilia Belcher, violin; Sam Bergman, viola; Minji Choi, cello Minnesota Orchestra, Orchestra Hall, Minneapolis, MN Music: 6:23

Frederic Chopin: Piano Sonata No. 2 in B flat minor, Op. 35 Charles Richard-Hamelin, piano Quebec Summer Festivals, Concerts aux Iles de Bic, Quebec, Canada Music: 23:43

Johannes Brahms: Tragic Overture, Op. 81 Lviv National Philharmonic Orchestra of Ukraine; Theodore Kuchar, conductor University of Georgia Performing Arts Center, Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall, UGA Performing Arts Center, Athens, GA Music: 12:23

10:00 CLASSICAL WEEKEND with Jacqueline Gerber

10:03:28 Sergei Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet: The Montagues and the Capulets (1936) CIM Orchestra Carl Topilow CIM 2003 5:14

10:10:52 Ernesto Lecuona: Malagueña (1927) Jorge Luis Prats, piano Decca 4782732 3:28

10:17:03 Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 5 in c Op 67 (1808) Nicolaus Esterházy Sinfonia Béla Drahos Naxos 500250 35:46

10:56:38 Georges Bizet: Carmen: Seguidilla 'Près des remparts de Séville' (1875) Denyce Graves, mezzo-soprano Munich Radio Orchestra Maurizio Barbacini RCA 63509 2:04


11:07:09 Emil von Reznícek: Donna Diana: Overture (1894) Royal Scottish National Orchestra Lance Friedel Naxos 573418 5:58

11:17:13 Sergei Rachmaninoff: Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini Op 43 (1934) Daniil Trifonov, piano Philadelphia Orchestra Yannick Nézet-Séguin Deutsche Gram 4794970 24:48

11:43:33 Peter Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake: Russian Dance (1876) Janine Jansen, violin Royal Philharmonic Barry Wordsworth Decca 475011 4:01

11:50:08 Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for 2 Trumpets RV 537 (1710) Benjamin Raymond, trumpet Les Violons du Roy Mathieu Lussier Atma 2602 6:28

11:57:42 Anonymous: God Save the Queen (1730) Millar Brass Ensemble Stephen Squires Delos 3199 0:51

12:00 FROM THE TOP with America's finest young musicians; recorded November 2020 - Hosted by pianist Peter Dugan this program features both material recorded remotely with young musicians in studios near their homes as well as material recorded in-person in Boston, MA. We meet a young cellist who just received a grant to buy the cello he’s been dreaming about for years, a talented teenage French Horn player performs one of Franz Strauss’s beautiful nocturnes and a young composer premiers a work inspired by the mating rituals of Birds of Paradise

Ylang Guo, 15 and Yxing Guo, 13, violins from Honolulu, HI performing Navarra by Pablo De Sarasate (1844-1908) with Dr. Thomas Yee, piano

Plamen Fung, 15, from Westborough, MA performing Nocturno Opus 7 by Franz Strauss (1822-1905) with Peter Dugan, piano.

Shaylen Joos, 16, harp, from Somersworth, NH performing Welsh Duets No. 1, Mvmt 1 for Harp and Piano by John Thomas (1826 - 1913) with Peter Dugan, piano.

Daniel Dorsey, 17, cello, from Cincinnati, OH performing Song of the Black Swan by Heitor Villa-Lobos (1887 – 1959) with Jacob Miller, piano

Caroline Bragg, 18, composer, from Brookline, MA presenting her own composition: Bird of Paradise, recorded by commissioning ensemble, Friction Quartet, a From the Top premiere


The Metropolitan Opera’s 2022-23 season continues with this year’s Listeners’ Choice broadcast, one chosen by the Met’s international radio audience: Donizetti’s La Favorita starring Shirley Verrett and Luciano Pavarotti in a historic performance from 1978. Verrett sang the title role of the king’s favorite, Leonora, opposite Pavarotti as the naïve young Fernando, who falls in love with her before he knows about her past. The cast also featured Sherrill Milnes as King Alfonso of Castile and Bonaldo Giaiotti as the powerful father superior Baldassarre. Maestro Jesús López-Cobos conducted the Met orchestra and chorus in this bel canto rarity.

16:07 CLASSICAL WEEKEND with John Mills

16:11:08 Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for Viola d'amore & Lute in d RV 540 (1740) Rachel Barton Pine, viola Ars Antigua Cedille 159 12:03

16:24:40 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 27 in B-Flat K 595 (1791) Robert Casadesus, piano Cleveland Orchestra George Szell Sony 780837 30:14

16:56:06 Manuel Ponce: Chanson from Guitar Sonata No. 3 (1927) Milos Karadaglic, guitar Deutsche Gram 17000 4:03

17:00 FILM AT FIVE with Bill O’Connell: Academy Award Winners 1980s-‘00s

Vangelis (arr Thomas Pasatieri): Chariots of Fire: Theme—Randy Kerber, synthesizer; Boston Pops/John Williams (Sony 62592) 3:32

Maurice Jarre: A Passage to India: Suite—Royal Philharmonic/Maurice Jarre (Milan 10131) 10:01

Ryuichi Sakamoto (arr Angela Morley): The Last Emperor: Theme—London Symphony/John Williams (Sony 62788) 4:55

John Barry: Dances with Wolves: Suite—Cincinnati Pops/Erich Kunzel (Telarc 80319) 6:14

John Williams: Schindler’s List: Main theme— Itzhak Perlman, violin; Pittsburgh Symphony/John Williams (Sony 51333) 3:32

Gabriel Yared: The English Patient: Themes— Royal Liverpool Philharmonic/Carl Davis (Naxos 572111) 5:40

James Horner: Titanic: Southampton & Rose—Orchestra/James Horner; Randy Kerber, synthesizer (Sony 63213) 6:54

Howard Shore: The Return of the King: The White Tree & Into the West—Pavel Verner, cello; City of Prague Philharmonic/Nic Raine (Silva 1160) 8:23

18:00 FOOTLIGHT PARADE: SOUNDS OF THE AMERICAN MUSICAL with Bill Rudman: Jule Styne on Broadway (Part 2) – He was the composer of 23 Broadway shows, and in this hour, we will revisit his later work including "Funny Girl" plus lots of excerpts from Bill Rudman's interview with Styne

18:00:00 00:00:51 George and Ira Gershwin Fascinating Rhythm William Bolcom Songs by Gershwin Nonesuch 979151-2

18:01:29 00:02:53 Jule Styne-Bob Merrill People Barbra Streisand Funny Girl -- Original Broadway Cast Angel 7777-64661

18:05:00 00:02:23 Jule Styne-B.Comden-A.Green All You Need Is a Quarter Orchestra Do Re Mi in Dance Time RCA LPM-2375

18:09:15 00:02:49 Jule Styne-B.Comedn-A.Green Make Someone Happy John Reardon Do Re Mi -- Original B'way Cast RCA 09026-61994

18:13:08 00:03:45 Jule Styne Overture from Subways Are for Sleeping Orchestra Subways Are for Sleeping -- Original B'way Cast Fynsworth Alley FA-001-LE

18:17:44 00:02:45 Jule Styne-BobMerrill Don't Rain on My Parade Barbra Streisand Funny Girl -- Original B'way Cast Angel 7777-64661

18:20:26 00:03:52 Jule Styne-Bob Merrill The Music That Makes Me Dance Barbra Streisand Funny Girl -- Original B'way Cast Angel 7777-64661

18:25:20 00:04:18 Jule Styne-B.Comden-A.Green Talking to Yourself Leslie Uggams, Allen Case, Robert Hooks Hallelujah, Baby! -- Original B'way Cast Sony SK48218

18:30:45 00:03:00 Jule Styne-Yip Harburg Let's See What Happens Patricia Routledge Darling of the Day -- Original B'way Cast RCA 09026-63334

18:34:18 00:02:28 Jule Styne-Bob Merrill I'm in a Tree Angela Lansbury Prettybelle -- Original B'way Cast Original Cast OC8238

18:37:41 00:03:03 Jule Styne-Susan Birkenhead Hey, Look, No Crying Frank Sinatra She Shot Me Down Reprise 2305

18:42:57 00:03:23 Jule Styne-Carolyn Leigh Killing Time Maxine Sullivan Together: Maxine Sulllivan Sings the Music of Jule Styne Atlantic 81783-2

18:47:52 00:03:40 Jule Styne-Bob Merrill When It Happens to You Lynn Winterstellar Unsung Musicals Varese Sarabande VSD-5564

18:51:47 00:01:13 George and Ira Gershwin Sweet and Low Down Joshua Bell Gershwin Fantasy Sony SK60659

18:53:03 00:03:54 Jule Styne-Bob Merrill Filler: I'm the Greatest Star Barbra Streisand Funny Girl -- Film Soundtrack Columbia CK85151

19:00 SYMPHONY AT SEVEN with John Simna

19:03:17 Claude Debussy: Three Nocturnes (1897) Cleveland Orchestra Chorus Women Cleveland Orchestra Pierre Boulez Deutsche Gram 4795448 22:25

19:27:58 Antonín Dvorák: Serenade for Strings in E Op 22 (1875) Cleveland Orchestra Vladimir Ashkenazy Decca 433549 29:35

20:00 SYMPHONY CAST with Steve Seel – Berlin Radio Symphony, Karina Canellakis, conductor; Nicola Benedetti, violin

Igor Stravinsky: Chant funebre Op 5

Karol Szymanowski: Violin Concerto No. 1 Op 35

Lili Boulanger: D’un soir triste

Alexander Scriabin: Symphony No. 4 Op 54 ‘The Poem of Ecstasy’

Peter Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto in D Op 35—Nicola Benedetti, violin; Czech Philharmonic, Jakob Hrusa, conductor (Decca 4764092)

22:00 WEEKEND RADIO with Robert Conrad – Bob & Ray: Jump Rope Championship…W.C.Fields & Gary Owens…Richard Howland-Bolton

23:00 QUIET HOUR with Rob Grier

23:01:50 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Ave verum corpus K 618 (1791) Atlanta Symphony Chorus Atlanta Symphony Robert Shaw Telarc 80119 2:52

23:04:43 Dmitri Shostakovich: Nocturne from Violin Concerto No. 1 Op 99 (1955) Lydia Mordkovitch, violin Royal Scottish National Orchestra Neeme Järvi Chandos 40 12:22

23:17:06 Ludwig van Beethoven: Adagio from Piano Sonata No. 1 Op 2 # 1 (1795) HJ Lim, piano EMI 64952 4:24

23:22:41 Johann Sebastian Bach: Siciliano from Flute Sonata No. 2 BWV 1031 (1730) Joshua Smith, flute Delos 3402 2:02

23:24:44 Ernö Dohnányi: Adagio pastorale from Symphony No. 2 Op 40 (1944) BBC Philharmonic Matthias Bamert Chandos 9455 12:17

23:37:00 Claude Debussy: Les Soirs illuminés par l'ardeur du charbon (1917) Jenny Lin, piano Hänssler 98037 2:28

23:40:37 Sergei Rachmaninoff: How Beautiful it is Here Op 21 # 7 (1902) Sheku Kanneh-Mason, cello Decca 4851630 1:46

23:42:24 Johannes Brahms: Adagio from Piano Trio No. 1 Op 8 (1854) Richard Goode, piano Sony 19439946802 9:16

23:51:41 David Fraser: Lord Lovat's Lament (1780) English Symphony Orchestra Donald Fraser Avie 2391 4:22

23:56:43 Erik Satie: Gymnopédie No. 3 (1888) The Knights Eric Jacobsen Ancalagon 137 2:46