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WCLV Program Guide 02-24-2024

Classical All Day, Jazz All Night




Lafayette Harris Jr., Swingin’ Up in Harlem, Nat’s Blue

Miles Davis, Kind of Blue, Freddie Freeloader

Horace Silver, Cookin’ at the Continental, Juicy Lucy

Willie Jones III, Lovers and Love Songs, I’m an Old Cowhand

Gerald Cannon, Music of Elvin and McCoy, Blues in the Minor

Eddie Henderson, Witness to History, Totem Pole


Ray Blue, #People, Hard Times

Steve Ash, You and the Night, Effendi

Vanisha Gould – Chris McCarthy, Life’s a Gig, Aisha

Clayton – Hamilton Jazz Orchestra, And So It Goes, The Jones Brothers

The Jones Brothers, Keepin’ Up With the Joneses, Keepin’ Up With the Joneses

Carl Fontana – Jiggs Whigham, Keepin’ Up With the Boneses, Keepin’ Up With the Boneses

Felix Lemerle, Blues for the End of Time, The Grind

John Bishop, Antwerp, Trip the Light Fantastic


Cal Tjader, Catch the Groove, On Green Dolphin Street

Bobby Hutcherson, For Sentimental Reasons, Jitterbug Waltz

Jay Hoggard, Retro Focus, Blues Bags

Ada Rovatti, The Hidden World of Piloo, Grooveland

Bill O’Connell, Live in Montauk, Tip Toes

George Coleman, Live at Smalls Jazz Club, Four



Hank Jones, Elvin Jones, Richard Davis The Great Jazz Trio: Autumn Leaves Summertime

The Gil Evans Orchestra Out of the Cool Sister Sadie

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

Emily Remler, Jake Hanna, Bob Maize, Hank Jobes Emily Remler: Retrospective volume 1 Strollin'

Hank Jones, Joe Lovano Kids: Live at Dizzy's Club Coca Cola Lullaby

Barney Kessel, Ray Brown, Shelly Manne The Poll Winners: Straight Ahead Laura

Horace Silver, Junior Cook, Gene Taylor, Blue Mitchell, Roy Brooks Silver's Serenade Let's Get to the Nitty Gritty

Lenore Raphael, Howard Alden Loverly Wouldn't It Be Loverly

Phil Woods, Brian Lynch, Bill Charlap, Steve Gilmore, Bill Goodwin, Nelson Hill, Tom Hamilton, Bobby Routch, Rick Chamberlain This Is How I Feel About Quincy Birth of a Band

David Amram, Studio Orchestra The Manchurian Candidate Complete Film Score Home Again


Joe Lovano, Gil Goldstein, Scott Lee, Joe Lovano Opera Ensemble Viva Caruso Soltanto a Te

Tierney Sutton, Kevin Axt, Serge Merlaud Paris Sessions Estate

Kenny Kirkland, Andy Gonzalez, Jerry Gonzalez, Steve Berrios, Don Alias Kenny Kirkland Ana Maria

Donald Ellis, James Knepper, Booker Ervin, John Handy, Roland Hanna, Charlie Mingus, Dannie Richmond, Maurice Brown, Seymour Barab The Shoes of the Fisherman's Wife Mood Indigo

Joe Lovano, Scott Lee, Bob Meyer Viva Caruso O Sole Mio

Bill Evans, Jim Hall Undercurrent Romain

Miles Davis, Bill Evans, Cannonball Adderley, John Coltrane, Paul Chambers, Jimmy Cobb Kind of Blue All Blues

Tony Bennett, Bill Evans The Tony Bennett/Bill Evans Album Young and Foolish

Jim Hall, Steve LaSpina, Larry Goldings Something Special Consequently

Alan Joseph, Gary Sosias Heavy Water Music The Falls


Vince Guaraldi, Monty Budwig, Colin Bailey Jazz Impressions of Black Orpheus Samba de Orpheus

Cyrus Chestnut, Kenny Garrett, Christian McBride, Pat Martino, Steve Gadd Cyrus Chestnut & Friends: A Charlie Brown Christmas Linus and Lucy

Cyrus Chestnut Soul Food Swing Low, Sweet Chariot

Cyrus Chestnut, Christian McBride, James Carter, Lewis Nash, Wycliffe Gordon, Marcus Printup Soul Food Soul Food

Chet Baker, Russ Freeman, Carson Smith, Bob Neel The Best of Chet Baker Sings: Let's Get Lost I Fall In Love Too Easily

Chet Baker, Philip Catherine, Jean-Louis Rassinfosse Chet's Choice My Foolish Heart

Philip Catherine, Jim Beard, Rodney Holmes, Alfonso Johnson Guitar Groove Merci Afrique

Gary Burton, Steve Swallow, Mike Hyman, Makoto Ozone Real Life Hits Fleurette Africaine

Mulgrew Miller, Terri Lynne Carrington, Charnett Moffett Landmarks Sublimity

Studio Orchestra Ultimate Mancini Charade


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

06:01:00 Amadeo Roldan Ritmica V New World Symphony Michael Tilson Thomas Argo 439737 "Tangazo - Music of Latin America"

06:03:41 Alejandro Garcia Caturla Three Cuban Dances New World Symphony Michael Tilson Thomas Argo 439737 "Tangazo - Music of Latin America"

06:13:25 Joseph White Violin Concerto in f# Rachel Barton Pine, violin Encore Chamber Orchestra Daniel Hege Cedille Records 035 "Violin Concertos by 18th & 19th Century Black Composers"

06:37:58 Tania León la Par (The Pair) (1986) Christopher Lamb, percussion; Virginia Perry Lamb, piano New World Records 662 "Tania Leon: Indigena"

106:51:30 Jose White La Bella Cubana Camerata Romeu Zenaida Romeu BIS 0356 "La Bella Cubana"

06:56:45 Ignacio Cervantes Los Tres Golpes Elena Casanova, piano MSR 1136 "Recordando - Elena Casanova"

07:01:00 Vinicio Salazar "Agnus Dei" (arr. by Carlos Salazar) Renaissance (of Charlotte, NC); Capella Cantorum (of Guatamala) Robert Pritchard; Carlos Salazar Renaissance (of Charlotte n/a "Music of the Americas - from Guatamala to the Carolinas"

07:05:25 arr. Carlos Salazar "Sones Guatemaltecos" Cappella Cantorum Carlos Salazar Renaissance (of Charlotte n/a "Music of the Americas - from Guatamala to the Carolinas"

07:08:44 Carl Maria von Weber Konzertstuck in f, Op. 7 Claudio Arrau, piano Philharmonia Orchestra Alceo Galliera EMI Classics 562884 "Chopin; Mendelssohn; Weber: Works for Piano & Orchestra"

07:30:03 Paquito D'Rivera Aires Tropicales Imani Winds Koch International 7599 "The Classical Underground"



Luigi Boccherini: String Trio No. 20 in C Minor, Op. 14 No. 2, Movement 3: Tempo di Minuetto – Trio Boccherini Quartet Album: Boccherini: Trio, Quartet & 2 Quintets Canal Grande 6003 Music: 4:13

William Grant Still: Wood Notes National Orchestral Institute Philharmonic National Orchestral Institute + Festival, Elsie and Marvin Dekelboum Concert Hall, Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center, College Park, MD Music: 17:12

Piano Puzzler Contestant: Ethan Woyach calling from Oak Park, IL Music: 13:00

Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 31 in A-flat Major, Op. 110: Movement 1 Daniel Barenboim, piano Album: Beethoven: The Piano Sonatas DG 463 127 Music: 8:34

Luigi Boccherini: String Quintet in D, Op. 40 No. 2 Gringolts Quartet; Christophe Coin, cello Mizmorim Festival, Schmiedenhof, Basel, Switzerland Music: 12:22

Fanny Mendelssohn: Das Jahr (The Year): October Christina Bjorkoe, piano Album: Das Jahr Danacord 957 Music: 4:30

Dmitri Shostakovich: Festive Overture, Op. 96 Lakes Area Music Festival Orchestra; Christian Reif, conductor Lakes Area Music Festival, Gichi-ziibi Center for the Arts, Brainerd, MN Music: 6:00

R.A. Moulds: Egloga: el Sauce que se enamoro de la Caricia del Viento Lviv National Philhamonic of Ukraine; Benjamin Loeb, conductor Lviv National Philharmonic of Ukraine, Ukrainian National Academic Theater, Lviv, Ukraine Music: 9:37

Fanny Mendelssohn: Piano Trio in D minor Geoffrey Herd, violin; Max Geissler, cello; Henry Kramer, piano Geneva Music Festival, Smith Opera House, Geneva, NY Music: 26:17


10:00 CLASSICAL WEEKEND with Jacqueline Gerber

10:02:58 Judy Collins: Albatross (1967) Judy Collins, vocal Portrait 592079 5:29

10:10:29 Maurice Ravel: Sonatine (1905) Alexandre Tharaud, piano Harmonia Mundi 901811 10:32

10:22:53 Gioacchino Rossini: String Sonata No. 3 (1804) Ensemble Explorations Harmonia Mundi 901847 11:53

10:37:36 Claude Debussy: Children's Corner Suite (1908) Isata Kanneh-Mason, piano Decca 4854180 16:16

10:56:28 Traditional: Down by the Sally Gardens Cambridge Singers Men John Rutter Collegium 120 2:46



11:06:32 John Williams: Raiders of the Lost Ark: Marion's Theme (1981) Berlin Philharmonic John Williams Deutsche Gram 4:03

11:11:49 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Finale from String Quartet No. 17 K 458 'Hunt' (1783) Jerusalem Quartet Harmonia Mundi 902076 8:56

11:24:52 Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 BWV 1050 (1721) Angela Hewitt, piano Australian Chamber Orchestra Richard Tognetti Hyperion 67307 19:53

11:47:33 John Williams: Close Encounters of the Third Kind: Suite (1977) Boston Pops John Williams Decca 4851590 10:03

11:58:16 Camille Saint-Saëns: The Carnival of the Animals: Elephant (1886) Katia Labèque, piano Israel Philharmonic Zubin Mehta EMI 9065 1:16


12:00 FROM THE TOP with America's finest young musicians; recorded October 2023 - We meet young musicians from Minnesota, including a 14-year-old pianist playing a Chopin Scherzo, a classical cellist who also plays rock covers, and a trumpeter who gives insight into the physicality of playing his instrument. We also hear from a guitar quartet playing a lively Brazilian piece, a teen oboist playing a new work by composer Reena Esmail, and a violinist who imagines herself in Brahms’ world when she performs.

André Peck, 14, Piano, from La Crosse, WI Scherzo No. 3 in C-Sharp Minor, Op. 39 by Frédéric Chopin (1810-1849) (7:15)

Sophia Alexander, 15, Cello, from Minneapolis, MN Après un rêve by Gabriel Fauré (1845-1924) (2:57)

Christian Garner, 15, Trumpet, from Minnetonka, MN Sonata for Trumpet and Piano, Mvmt 1 by Kent Kennan (1913-2003) (5:44)

Excerpt from A Child Is Born by Thad Jones performed by Peter Dugan, piano

Lorelei Schoenhard, 14, Violin, from St. Cloud, MN Hungarian Dance No. 5 by Johannes Brahms (1833-1897), arr. Joseph Joachim (1831-1907) (2:18)

Izaiah Cheeran, 17, Oboe, from Apple Vallen, MN Pranayam - I. Dirgh, II. Kapalbhati by Reena Esmail (b. 1983) (4:26)

MacPhail Guitar Quartet (Soren Snow Winikoff, 15, from Minneapolis, MN; Lukas Murdych, 17, from Wayzata, MN; Arjuna Murugesan, 15, from Saint Louis Park, MN; and August Ho-Chen, 15, from Minneapolis, MN) Tico Tico by Zequinha de Abreu (1880-1935), arr. Luc Levesque (3:06)

Reprise of Hungarian Dance No. 5 by Johannes Brahms (1833-1897), arr. Joseph Joachim (1831-1907), performed by Lorelei Schoenhard and Peter Dugan



The Metropolitan Opera’s 2023-24 season continues with a program of immortal music for the concert stage – Mozart’s Requiem and the exhilarating finale of Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony – in recent performances recorded live at the Met. Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin leads the renowned Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus and soloists Golda Schultz, Emily D’Angelo, Dmytro Popov, and Vladyslav Buialskyi in Mozart’s Requiem in a performance from February 2024. For the finale of Beethoven’s Ninth, Nézet-Séguin is joined by Elza van den Heever, Jamie Barton, Piotr Beczala, and Ryan Speedo Green in a performance from March 2022.


14:27 CLASSICAL WEEKEND with Sam Petrey

14:28:49 Samuel Wesley: Symphony No. 4 in D (1784) London Mozart Players Matthias Bamert Chandos 9823 13:11

14:44:45 Cécile Chaminade: Concertstück Op 40 (1888) Danny Driver, piano BBC Scottish Symphony Rebecca Miller Hyperion 68130 15:07

15:01:49 Antonín Dvorák: Rusalka: Song to the Moon (1900) Amanda Roocroft, soprano London Philharmonic Franz Welser-Möst EMI 55090 6:03

15:10:57 Richard Strauss: Aus Italien Op 16 (1886) Cleveland Orchestra Franz Welser-Möst TCO 0001 43:05

15:56:52 Jorge Morel: Danza Brasileira (1970) Milos Karadaglic, guitar Deutsche Gram 17000 3:07

16:00:45 Robert Schumann: Konzertstück for 4 Horns Op 86 (1849) Seattle Symphony Gerard Schwarz Naxos 572770 18:18

16:20:44 Arrigo Boito: Mefistofele: Prologue in Heaven (1867) John Cheek, bass Atlanta Symphony Robert Shaw Telarc 80109 25:36

16:48:39 Franz Liszt: Variations on Mendelssohn's 'Wedding March' S 410 (1851) Arcadi Volodos, piano Sony 60893 4:40

16:55:17 Maurice Jarre: Dead Poets Society: Carpe diem (1989) Renaud Capuçon, violin Brussels Philharmonic Stéphane Denève Erato 9029563393 2:54


17:00 FILM AT FIVE with Bill O’Connell: Academy Award Winners 1950s-‘70s

Dimitri Tiomkin (arr Richard Hayman): High Noon: Do Not Forsake Me—Boston Pops/Arthur Fiedler (RCA 60354) 2:55

Dimitri Tiomkin: The High and the Mighty: Prelude—City of Prague Philharmonic /Paul Bateman (Silva 5006) 1:59

Miklós Rózsa: Ben-Hur: Love Theme & Parade of the Charioteers—Royal Philharmonic/José Serebrier (Royal Philharmonic 17) 7:49

Maurice Jarre: Exodus: Theme— William Tritt, piano; Cincinnati Pops/Erich Kunzel (Telarc 80168) 4:48

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

Maurice Jarre: Lawrence of Arabia: Main theme—London Philharmonic/John Mauceri (LPO 86) 2:10

Richard M. & Robert B. Sherman: Mary Poppins: Chim Chim Cher-ee—Boston Pops/Keith Lockhart (Boston Pops 4) 2:50

Maurice Jarre: Dr. Zhivago: Lara’s Theme—Cincinnati Pops/Erich Kunzel (Telarc 80600) 5:44

John Barry (arr Nic Raine): Born Free: Born Free—City of Prague Philharmonic/Nic Raine (Silva 5006) 2:46

John Barry: The Lion in Winter: Choral Suite—Crouch End Festival Chorus; City of Prague Philharmonic/Nic Raine (Silva 3015) 8:15

Francis Lai: Love Story: Theme—Royal Liverpool Philharmonic/Carl Davis (Naxos 572111) 4:34

Michel Legrand: Summer of ‘42: The Summer Knows—William Tritt, piano; Cincinnati Pops/Erich Kunzel (Telarc 80168) 2:41

Jerry Goldsmith: The Omen: Main title—LA Master Chorale; Hollywood Bowl Orchestra/John Mauceri (Philips 442425) 3:21

John Williams: Star Wars: Main title—London Symphony/John Williams (Sony 62788) 5:48


18:00 FOOTLIGHT PARADE: SOUNDS OF THE AMERICAN MUSICAL with Bill Rudman: A Visit with Tom Shepard (Part 1) - An hour in the company of the 12-time Grammy Award-winning record producer, featuring selections from "1776," "No, No, Nanette" "42nd Street" and much more

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

18:01:46 00:01:54 Sherman Edwards Opening from 1776 Orchestra 1776 -- Original B'way Cast Sony SK48215

18:07:34 00:02:08 George Gershwin-DuBose Heyward Excerpt from Act I, Scene 1 Company Porgy and Bess -- 1951 Studio Cast Columbia SL-162

18:11:29 00:01:44 R.Rodgers-O.Hammerstein All 'er Nothin' Phyllis Newman Oklahoma! -- 1964 Studio Cast Columbia SK-61876

18:13:52 00:00:58 R.Rodgers-O.Hammerstein Lonely Room Ara Berberian Oklahoma! -- 1964 Studio Cast Columbia SK-61876

18:15:42 00:00:37 R.Rodgers-O.Hammerstein Getting to Know You Barbara Cook The King and I -- 1964 Studio Cast Sony SK-61876

18:16:20 00:02:53 R. Rodgers-O.Hammerstein Shall I Tell You What I Think of You? Barbara Cook The King and I -- 1964 Studio Cast Sony SK-61876

18:19:57 00:02:07 Kurt Weill-Ira Gershwin Wedding Dream Chorus Lady in the Dark -- Studio Cast Sony MHK-62869

18:22:28 00:01:36 Kurt Weill-Ira Gershwin Tschaikovsky Adolph Green, Rise Stevens Lady in the Dark -- Studio Cast Sony MHK-62869

18:25:13 00:02:02 Leon Carr-Earl Shuman Drip Drop Tapoketa Company The Secret Life of Walter Mitty -- Original Cast Masterworks B'way 88697-84153

18:28:42 00:02:46 Haimsohn-Miller-Wise Star Tar Bernadette Peters Dames at Sea -- Original Cast Sony SK-48214

18:31:59 00:01:38 Vincent Youmans-Irving Caesar I Want to Be Happy Ruby Keeler No, No, Nanette -- 1971 B'way Cast Sony CK-30563

18:36:29 00:02:32 Harry Warren-Al Dubin 42nd Street Jerry Orbach 42nd Street -- 1980 B'way Cast RCA RCD103891

18:40:40 00:02:46 Bernstein-Wilbur-Sondheim Best of All Possible Worlds Company Candide -- 1974 B'way Cast Masterworks B'way 82876-88391

18:46:36 00:04:20 Sherman Edwards Is Anybody There?/Finale William Daniels 1776 -- Original B'way Cast Sony SK48215

18:51:47 00:01:13 George and Ira Gershwin Sweet and Low Down Joshua Bell Gershwin Fantasy Sony SK60859

18:53:42 00:03:14 Sigmund Romberg-Dorothy Donnelly Filler: Finale Act I Giorgio Tozzi, Jan Peerce The Student Prince -- 1962 Studio Cast Columbia OS-2380


19:00 SYMPHONY AT SEVEN with John Simna

19:01:50 Carl Maria von Weber: Der Freischütz: Overture (1821) Hanover Band Roy Goodman Nimbus 5154 9:56

19:14:38 Felix Mendelssohn: Concerto for Violin, Piano & Strings (1823) Solomiya Ivakhiv, violin Slovak National Symphony Theodore Kuchar Brilliant 95733 40:36

19:55:52 Lili Boulanger: Nocturne (1911) Janine Jansen, violin Decca 15249 3:15


20:00 SATURDAYS FROM SEVERANCE with Bill O’Connell – The Cleveland Orchestra, Philippe Herreweghe, conductor; Jean-Guihen Queyras, cellor; live from Mandel Concert Hall at Severance

Ludwig van Beethoven: Overture to Egmont Op 84

Joseph Haydn: Cello Concerto No.1 in C

Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 in F Op 68 ‘Pastoral’


22:00 WEEKEND CLASSICAL RADIO with Robert Conrad

22:02:00 Felix Mendelssohn: Octet for Strings in E-Flat Op 20 (1825) Meliora String Quartet Cleveland Quartet Telarc 80142 31:50

22:34:50 Joaquín Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez (1939) Milos Karadaglic, guitar London Philharmonic Yannick Nézet-Séguin Deutsche Gram 20039 21:25


23:00 QUIET HOUR with Rob Grier

23:01:40 Isaac Albéniz: Iberia: Evocatión (1906) Cincinnati Symphony Jesús López-Cobos Telarc 80470 5:22

23:07:03 Sir William Walton: Henry V: Two Pieces for Strings (1944) English String Orchestra William Boughton Nimbus 7020 5:17

23:12:20 Astor Piazzolla: Four Seasons of Buenos Aires: Winter (1970) Almeda Trio Albany 1386 7:07

23:20:37 Erik Satie: Trois gymnopédies (1888) Anne Queffélec, piano Virgin 90754 9:12

23:29:50 Federico García Lorca: Nana de Sevilla (1931) Isabel Leonard, mezzo-soprano Bridge 9491 4:19

23:34:09 Marcel Tournier: Vers la source dans le bois (1922) Elinor Bennett, harp Nimbus 5247 3:54

23:39:04 George Frideric Handel: Air for Oboe & Orchestra (1740) Anthony Camden, oboe City of London Sinfonia Nicholas Ward Naxos 553430 3:02

23:42:07 Johann Nepomuk Hummel: Adagio from String Quartet No. 1 Op 30 # 1 (1804) Delmé String Quartet Hyperion 66568 8:44

23:50:51 Jimmy van Heusen: Here's That Rainy Day (1953) Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano Decca 455512 6:12

23:58:04 Gregorian Chant: Felix namque (1300) Anonymous 4 Harmonia Mundi 2907546 1:46