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WCLV Program Guide 09-30-2023

Classical All Day, Jazz All Night




Joe Alterman, Big Mo and Little Joe, The Strangler

Cannonball Adderlely, Paris 1960, Dis Here

Jesse Davis, Live at Smalls Jazz Club, Cup Bearers

Planet D Nonet, Blues to Be There, Blues to Be There

Sixth Street All-Stars, Everybody, This Blues

Antonio Adolfo, Bossa 65, Bye-Bye Brasil

Michael Davis, Open City, Underdog


Wendell Harrison, Fly By Night, Changing the Scene

Brandon Sanders, Compton’s Finest, Voyage

Kenny Barron, Concentric Circles, Concentric Circles

Claire Daly, VuVu for Frances, All the Way

Jason Marshall, New Beginnings, Peggy’s Blue Skylight

David Larsen, The Peplowski Project, He Who Getz the Last Laugh

Canadian Jazz Collective, Septology, Terre de duSable

Joel Haynes, The Return, Tomorrow Never Knows


Hutchinson Andrew, The Senator, Kerry Dance/Take the A Train

Al Muirhead, Undertones, Rose Room

Jon-Eerik Kellso, Live at the Ear Inn, Sleep

Buselli – Wallarab, The Gennett Suite , Riverboat Shuffle 1 and 2

George Freeman, The Good Life, If I Had You




Brad Mehldau, Larry Grenadier, Jorge Rossy Anything Goes Skippy

Sarah Vaughan, Roland Hanna, Joe Pass, Andy Simpkins, Harold Jones Crazy & Mixed Up I Didn't Know What Time It Was

Joe Pass, Herb Ellis, Ray Brown, Jake Hanna Seven Come Eleven Seven Come Eleven

Joe Pass Unforgettable I Cover The Waterfront

Gil Evans Orchestra Where Flamingos Fly Where Flamingos Fly

Take 6 Beautiful World Don't Give Up

Count Basie Orchestra Golden Legends Lady Be Good

Art Blakey, Freddie Hubbard, Jymie Merrit, Curtis Fuller, Cedar Walton, Wayne Shorter Mosaic Crisis

Earl Klugh Solo Guitar So Many Stars

Al Hirt, Frank Hunter, Unknow Studio Orchestra Music to Watch Girls By Mas Que Nada

Joe Henderson, Herbie Hancock, Jack DeJohnette, Christian McBride Double Rainbow Chega De Saudade

David Bromberg, Vassar Clements, DJ Fontana, Doug Jernigan, Michael Melford Hillbilly Jazz Texas Blues

Astud Gilberto, Stan Getz, Gary Burton, Gene Cherico, Joe Hunt Getz Au Go Go The Telephone Song


Bill Evans, Paul Motain, Scott LaFaro Explorations Nardis

Billy Rogers, Jay Anderson, Jeff Hirshfield The Guitar ARtistry of Billy Rogers Tell Me a Bedtime Story

Nicholas Payton, Mark Whitfield, Christian McBride Fingerpainting Chameleon

Herbie Hancock, Freddie Hubbard, Dexter Gordon, Butch Warren, Billy Higgins Takin' Off Watermelon Man

Anita O'Day, Billy May, Unknown Studio Orchestra Anita O'Day Swings Cole Porter with Billy Mays What Is This Thing Called Love

Darrell Grant, Christian McBride, Brian Blade Black Art What Is This Thing Called Love

Charlie Hunter, Stefon Harris, Pound for Pound Return of the Candyman Dopealicious

Lalo Schifrin, Unknown Studio Orchestra Music from the Motion Picture "Bullitt" Cantata for Combo

Chet Baker, Hein Van der Geyn, Harold Danko, John Ingles Chet Baker in Tokyo I'm a Fool to Want You

George Benson, Lonnie Smith, Billie Kaye, Ronnie Cuber The George Benson Cookbook Bossa Rocka

George Benson, Lonnie Smith, Billie Kaye, Ronnie Cuber The George Benson Cookbook All of Me


Shirley Soctt, Arthur Harper, Mickey Roker, Billy Hart Great Scott Blues For Groove

Etta James, Red Holloway, Cedar Walton, Studio Orchestra Blue Gardenia In My Solitude

Robert Glasper, Damion Reid, Vicente Archer In My Element Beatrice

Miles Davis, Gil Evans, Studio Orchestra Sketches of Spain The Pan Piper

Wynton Marsalis, Wycliffe Gordon, Wes Anderson, Herlin Riley, Marcus Roberts, Reginald Veal, Todd Williams Tune in Tomorrow the Original Soundtrack Mama Leona

Wynton Marsalis, Wycliffe Gordon, Wes Anderson, Herlin Riley, Marcus Roberts, Reginald Veal, Todd Williams Tune in Tomorrow the Original Soundtrack Don't Run From Fun

Horace Silver, Blue Mitchell, Junior Cook, Gene Taylor, Roy Brooks Silver's Serenade Silver's Serenade

Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra Live at MCG The Jody Grind

Howard Roberts, Pete Jolly, Red Mitchell, Stan Levey, Bill Holman Good Pickins All the Things You Are

Dexter Gordon, Pierre Michelot, Bud Powell, Kenny Clarke Our Man In Paris Willow Weep For Me

Frank Sinatra, Bill May, Unknown Studio Orchestra Romance: Songs from the Heart Almost Like Being In Love

Oranj Symphonette Oranj Symphonette Plays Mancini The Pink Panther Theme

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

06:00:45 Pablo Casals Sardana Sheku Kanneh-Mason, cello The City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra Cellos Mirgo Grazinyte-Tyla Decca 002792002

06:07:56 Johann Nepomuk Hummel Trumpet Concerto in Eb Arturo Sandoval, trumpet London Symphony Orchestra Luis Haza RCA Victor Red Seal 62661

06:29:27 Johann Sebastian Bach Cello Suite No. 1 in G, BWV 1007 (i. Prelude) Pablo Casals, cello (1733 Matteo Gofriller) EMI Classics 62617

06:31:53 Johann Sebastian Bach Cello Suite No. 3 in C, BWV 1009 (v. Bourree I & II) Pablo Casals, cello (1733 Matteo Gofriller) Pearl 0045

06:36:17 Johann Sebastian Bach Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D, BWV 1068 Marlboro Festival Orchestra (recorded Marlboro, VT, 1966) Pablo Casals Sony Classical 45892

07:01:00 Fernando Obradors "Canciones clasicas espanolas" Ailyn Perez, soprano; Iain Burnside, piano Opus Arte 9013

07:15:28 Pablo Ziegler Suite Canyengue Susan Palma-Nidel, flute Borromeo String Quartet Flutewine 6168920449

07:33:55 Enrique Granados Torrijos (Incidental Music) (texts by Fernando Periquet) (1894) Barcelona Symphony Orchestra; Cor Madrigal Pablo Gonzalez Naxos 8573263

07:52:05 Adolfo Mejia Manopili Teresita Gomez, piano Universidad de Antioquia n/a

07:56:55 Ignacio Cervantes Los Tres Golpes Elena Casanova, piano MSR 1136



Samuel Coleridge-Taylor: Piano Quintet in G Minor, Op. 1: III. Scherzo The Nash Ensemble Album: Coleridge-Taylor: Piano Quintet & Clarinet Quintet Hyperion Records 67590 Music: 4:29

Samuel Coleridge-Taylor: Ballade for Orchestra in A minor, Op.33 Minnesota Orchestra; Thomas Sondergaard, conductor Minnesota Orchestra, Orchestra Hall, Minneapolis, MN Music: 11:40

Piano Puzzler Contestant: Chris Freitag calling from New York, NY Music: 6:50

Robert Schumann: Dichterliebe, Op. 48 - Im Wunderschonen Monat Mai Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, baritone; Alfred Brendel, piano Album: Schumann: Dichterliebe, Liederkreis Philips 416352 Music: 1:26

Grazyna Bacewicz: Piano Quintet No. 1 David Fung, piano; Verona Quartet Lillian & Robert Utsey Chamber Music Series 36th Season, Brooks Center for the Performing Arts, Clemson University, Clemson, SC Music: 24:05

Anthony DiLorenzo: Anthem of Hope: Houston Strong ROCO; Mei-Ann Chen, conductor Album: ROCO: Visions Take Flight Innova 016 Music: 4:25

Juan R. Ramirez: Suite Latina for String Quartet Dali Quartet Hamilton College Performing Arts Series, Wellin Hall, Schambach Center for Music and the Performing Arts, Clinton, NY Music: 16:11

Felix Mendelssohn: Concerto for Piano, Violin, and Strings in D minor, MWV O4: Movement 2 Adagio Gloria Chien, piano; Soovin Kim, violin; East Coast Chamber Orchestra Chamber Music Northwest, Kaul Auditorium, Reed College, Portland, OR Music: 10:01

Michael Abels: Borders Mak Grgic, guitar; ROCO; Mei-Ann Chen, conductor ROCO, St. John the Divine Church, Houston, TX Music: 16:12


10:00 CLASSICAL WEEKEND with Jacqueline Gerber

10:03:00 Dmitri Shostakovich: The Gadfly: Introduction Op 97 (1955) National Symphony of Ukraine Theodore Kuchar Brilliant 6735 6:04

10:11:32 Richard Strauss: Till Eulenspiegel's Merry Pranks Op 28 (1895) Cleveland Orchestra Christoph von Dohnányi Decca 436444 15:04

10:28:16 Claude Debussy: La mer (1905) Cincinnati Symphony Paavo Järvi Telarc 80617 24:34

10:55:18 Traditional: Waltzing Matilda (1903) Made in Berlin Decca 4833852 3:14



11:07:04 Bronislaw Kaper: Auntie Mame: Drifting (1958) Richard Glazier, piano Centaur 3347 3:46

11:14:27 Johann Strauss Jr: A Night in Venice: Overture (1883) Vienna Philharmonic Daniel Barenboim Decca 12569 7:48

11:23:53 Alex North: Spartacus: Suite (1960) London Symphony Eric Stern Nonesuch 79446 19:55

11:45:01 Franz Schubert: String Trio No. 1 in B-Flat D 471 (1816) Joseph Silverstein, violin Sony 19439946802 7:34

11:54:46 Georges Bizet: Carmen: Toreadors' Entrance (1875) Atlanta Symphony Chorus Atlanta Symphony Robert Shaw Telarc 80333 4:07


12:00 FROM THE TOP with America's finest young musicians; recorded Spring 2023 – A teen guitarist from Colorado plays a beautiful work by Bach, a cellist plays an emotional Elegy by John Williams, and a pianist performs a piece that draws from the worlds of classical and jazz. We’ll also hear from a teenage bassoonist who shares what it's like living with neurodivergence and meet a young clarinetist who left his home in Peru to pursue music in the U.S.

Kaz Hudson, 17, Guitar, from Centennial, Colorado (Recipient of Jack Kent Cooke Young Artist Award) Suite for Cello No. 3 in C Major, BVW 1009 transposed for guitar in G major I. Prelude Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

Katelyn Nguyen, 16, Bassoon, from Portland, Oregon (Recipient of Jack Kent Cooke Young Artist Award) Drei Etuden (Three Etudes) for Bassoon and Piano II. Tempo di Modinha III. Allegro scherzoso Jose Siqueira (1907-1985)

BREAK PIECE: Peter Dugan, piano Excerpt from A Child Is Born by Thad Jones.

Miles Levine, 16, Cello, from Hastings-on-Hudson, New York Elegy for Cello and Orchestra John Williams (b. 1932)

Joaquín Chávez, 18, Clarinet, Originally from Lima, Peru and Currently Living in Interlochen, Michigan (Recipient of Jack Kent Cooke Young Artist Award) Sonatina for Clarinet and Piano, Op. 29 I. Allegro con brio (2:41) III. Furioso Malcolm Arnold (1921-2006)

Eric Zhang, 17, Piano, from Bedford, MA Play Piano Play VII. Lento, molto tranquillo e piano Friedrich Gulda (1930-2000)

END PIECE: Reprise of Sonatina for Clarinet and Piano, Op. 29 I. Allegro con brio III. Furioso by Malcolm Arnold (1921-2006)


13:00 CLASSICAL WEEKEND with John Mills

12:59:33 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: The Magic Flute: Overture (1791) Apollo's Fire Jeannette Sorrell ApolloFire 2004 6:27

13:06:35 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: The Magic Flute: Der Hölle Rache (1791) Alison Balsom, trumpet Gothenburg Symphony Edward Gardner EMI 53255 2:50

13:11:03 Sergei Prokofiev: Flute Sonata in D Op 94 (1943) Brandon Patrick George, flute Hänssler 18039 24:31

13:36:14 Johann Sebastian Bach: Keyboard Concerto No. 5 in f BWV 1056 (1740) Simone Dinnerstein, piano Berlin State Orchestra Simone Dinnerstein Sony 81742 9:06

13:47:30 Johan Svendsen: Symphony No. 2 in B-Flat Op 15 (1876) Oslo Philharmonic Mariss Jansons EMI 49769 32:37

14:22:12 Georges Bizet: The Pearl Fishers: Au fond du temple saint (1863) Ramón Vargas, tenor SWR Symphony Orchestra Marco Armiliato Deutsche Gram 4777177 5:59

14:30:18 Aaron Copland: Rodeo (1942) Detroit Symphony Leonard Slatkin Naxos 503293 24:38

14:55:40 Franz Liszt: Schubert Song 'Liebesbotschaft' S 560/10 (1839) Kotaro Fukuma, piano EDP 2 3:06

15:02:12 Sir Charles Villiers Stanford: Beati quorum via integra Op 38 # 3 (1905) Westminster Abbey Choir James O'Donnell Hyperion 68301 3:26

15:06:44 Sir Charles Villiers Stanford: Piano Concerto No. 2 in c Op 126 (1911) Margaret Fingerhut, piano Ulster Orchestra Vernon Handley Chandos 8736 38:54

15:47:35 Nikolai Kapustin: Five Preludes in Jazz Style Op 53 # 11-13, 17, 18 (1988) John Salmon, piano Naxos 570532 10:11

16:00:17 Ralph Vaughan Williams: Oboe Concerto (1944) David Theodore, oboe London Symphony Bryden Thomson Chandos 9262 19:58

16:22:20 George Gershwin: Medley from 'Porgy and Bess' (arr 1944) William Terwilliger, violin Opus Two Azica 71290 18:20

16:43:10 Peter Tchaikovsky: The Seasons: September Op 37 # 9 (1876) Lang Lang, piano Sony 511758 2:24

16:46:18 Peter Tchaikovsky: The Seasons: October Op 37 # 10 (1876) Lang Lang, piano Sony 511758 5:40

16:52:22 Astor Piazzolla: Four Seasons of Buenos Aires: Autumn (1970) Almeda Trio Albany 1386 6:08

17:58:21 Dmitri Shostakovich: Ballet Suite No. 1: Galop (1949) Moscow Chamber Orchestra Constantine Orbelian Delos 3257 1:30


17:00 FILM AT FIVE with Bill O’Connell: Classical Music in the Movies, Pt. 1

Sergei Rachmaninoff: Adagio from Piano Concerto No. 2 ([rom Brief Encounter 1945)]—Sviatoslav Richter; Warsaw Philharmonic/ Stanislaw Wislocki (DeutGram 4795448) 11:51

Eric Satie: Gnossienne No. 1 [from Chocolat (2000)]—Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano (Decca 470290) 4:33

Arvo Pärt: Spiegel im Spiegel [from Heaven (2002)]—Anne Akiko Meyers, violin; Reiko Uchida, piano (Koch 7762) 6:55

Richard Wagner: Die Walküre: Ride of Valkyries [from Apocalypse Now (1979)]—Cleveland Orchestra/Franz Welser-Möst (DeutGram 4778773) 4:44

Samuel Barber: Adagio for Strings [from Platoon (1986)]—Atlanta Symphony/Robert Spano (Telarc 80673) 8:49

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Andante from Piano Concerto No. 21 [[rom Elvira Madigan (1967)]—Géza Anda, piano; Camerata Salzburg (DeutGram 4793449) 7:11

Pietro Mascagni: Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo [from Raging Bull (1980)]—Oslo Philharmonic/Mariss Jansons (EMI 56576) 3:21

Sergei Rachmaninoff: 18th Variation from Rhapsody on a Theme by Paganini (from The Story of Three Loves (1953)]—Daniil Trifonov, piano; Philadelphia Orchestra/Yannick Nézet-Séguin (DeutGram 4794970) 2:46


18:00 FOOTLIGHT PARADE: SOUNDS OF THE AMERICAN MUSICAL with Bill Rudman: Star Turns – Sixteen in all – from Mary Martin to Kelli O’Hara. We’ll even go all the way back to Al Jolson and Helen Morgan.

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

18:01:13 00:03:33 Richard Adler-Jerry Ross There Once Was a Man Kelli O'Hara, Harry Connick Jr. Columbia CK99035 The Pajama Game -- B'way Revival

18:04:41 00:03:17 Richard Rodgers-O.Hammerstein A Wonderful Guy Kelli O'Hara Masterworks B'way 88697-30457 South Pacific -- 2008 Revival

18:08:50 00:00:45 Jerry Herman Overture from Hello, Dolly! Orchestra RCA 3814-2-RG Hello, Dolly! -- Original B'way Cast

18:09:29 00:01:52 Jerry Herman Hello, Dolly! Carol Channing RCA 3814-2-RG Hello, Dolly! -- Original B'way Cast

18:11:56 00:02:33 Cole Porter I've Still Got My Health Ethel Merman Decca B'way 08811-05212 Call Me Madam and Songs from Panama Hattie

18:14:29 00:03:07 Moose Charlap-Carolyn Leigh I've Gotta Crow Mary Martin RCA 3762-2-RG Peter Pan -- Original B'way Cast

18:18:18 00:04:00 Jule Styne-Bob Merrill I'm the Greatest Star Barbra Streisand Angel 7777-64661 Funny Girl -- Original B'way Cast

18:22:40 00:03:21 Kurt Weill-Ogden Nash That's Him Mary Martin MCA MCAD-11354 One Touch of Venue -- Original B'way Cast

18:26:43 00:02:21 George and Ira Gershwin Fascinating Rhythm Fred and Adele Astaire Smithsonian RD036 American Musical Theater

18:29:04 00:02:16 John Kander-Fred Ebb My Own Best Friend Gwen Verdon, Chita Rivera Bay Cities BCD-3003 Chicago -- Original B'way Cast

18:31:20 00:01:43 Cole Porter Friendship Ethel Merman, Bert Lahr Smithsonian RD036 American Musical Theater

18:33:03 00:01:54 Bob Merrill Take Me Along Jackie Gleason, Walter Pidgeon RCA 07863-51050 Take Me Along -- Original B'way Cast

18:35:57 00:02:53 L.Bernstein-B.Comden-A.Green One Hundred Easy Ways Rosalind Russell Decca B'way 440-014602 Wonderful Town -- Original B'way Cast

18:39:09 00:03:21 Jerome Kern-Oscar Hammerstein Bill Helen Morgan Pearl GEMS0060 The Ultimate Show Boat

18:42:22 00:01:59 Cy Coleman-Michael Stewart You Made Me Love You Al Jolson Smithsonian RD036 American Musical Theater

18:44:45 00:03:53 Jerry Herman If He Walked Into My Life Angela Lansbury Sony SK60959 Mame -- Original B'way Cast

18:48:38 00:03:02 Adam Guettel The Light in the Piazza Kelli O'Hara Nonesuch 75597-98292 The Light in the Piazza -- Original B'way Cast

18:51:54 00:01:06 George and Ira Gershwin Sweet and Low Down Joshua Bell Sony SK60659 Gershwin Fantasy

18:53:14 00:00:34 Richard Rodgers-O.Hammerstein Filler: Overture from Cinderella Orchestra Ghostlight GH8-4472 Cinderella -- 2013 Stage Version

18:53:44 00:03:14 Richard Rodgers-O.Hammerstein Filler: In My Own Little Corner Laura Osnes Ghostlight GH8-4472 Cinderella -- 2013 Stage Version


19:00 SYMPHONY AT SEVEN with John Simna

19:02:43 Sergei Prokofiev: Symphony No. 1 in D Op 25 'Classical' (1917) Cleveland Orchestra George Szell MAA 75 12:32

19:18:21 Ludwig van Beethoven: Violin Concerto in D Op 61 (1806) Gil Shaham, violin The Knights Eric Jacobsen Canary 20 39:40


20:00 SYMPHONY CAST with Steve Seel – Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra, Pekka Kuusisto, conductor & violin

Cindy Cox: Dreaming a World’s Edge

Ralph Vaughan Williams: The Lark Ascending

Louise Farrenc: Symphony No. 3

Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 2


22:00 WEEKEND CLASSICAL RADIO with Robert Conrad

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Serenade No. 13 in G 'Eine kleine Nachtmusik' (1787)

Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 5 in c (1808)

Alexander Glazunov: March on a Russian Theme (1901)

22:56:53 Igor Stravinsky: The Firebird: Berceuse (1910) Rachel Barton Pine, violin Cedille 139 2:55


23:00 QUIET HOUR with Rob Grier

23:01:57 Edvard Grieg: Ich liebe dich Op 41 # 3 (1864) Evgeny Kissin, piano Sony 51272 2:30

23:04:27 Arvo Pärt: Da pacem Domine (2004) Ensemble Caprice Matthias Maute Analekta 9848 5:08

23:09:36 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Romance from Piano Concerto No. 20 K 466 (1785) Evgeny Kissin, piano Moscow Virtuosi Vladimir Spivakov Sony 51272 9:37

23:19:53 Ludwig van Beethoven: Adagio from Piano Sonata No. 14 Op 27 # 2 'Moonlight' (1801) Evgeny Kissin, piano Deutsche Gram 4797581 6:39

23:26:32 Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: Largo from Flute Concerto H 438 (1753) Sir James Galway, flute Württemberg Chamber Orch Jörg Faerber RCA 60244 8:56

23:35:29 Victor Manuel Amaral Ramírez: Saggio: Súplica (2009) Duo Amaral DuoAmaral 501592 4:15

23:40:17 Peter Tchaikovsky: Preghiera from Suite No. 4 Op 61 'Mozartiana' (1887) Philharmonia Orchestra Neeme Järvi Chandos 8777 3:53

23:44:10 Federico Mompou: Intimate Impressions: Secreto (1914) Anja Lechner, cello ECM 2367 4:56

23:49:07 Gabriel Fauré: Sicilienne Op 78 (1898) Seattle Symphony Ludovic Morlot SeattleSM 1004 3:49

23:53:34 Carlos Guastavino: Cantilena No. 4 (1965) Christopher O'Riley, piano CPI 3294112 3:00

23:56:58 Nikolai Kapustin: Bagatelle No. 8 Op 59 # 8 (1991) John Salmon, piano Naxos 570532 2:32