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WCLV Program Guide 03-23-2024

Classical All Day, Jazz All Night




Lafayette Harris Natt’s Blues Swingin’ Up In Harlem

Blue Moods Big Bertha Swing and Soul

Eddie Henderson Totem Pole Witness to History

Ken Peplowski Gold Rush Unheard Bird

Pacific Jazz Group Line for Lyons Pacific Jazz Group

John Labrbera Grooveyard Grooveyard

Felix Lemerle Blues for the End of Time Blues for the End of Time

Spike Robinson Doxy The Live Session

Greg Abate – Paul Del Nero Quasimodo


Gerald Cannon Three-Card Molly Live at Dizzy’s Club

Black Art Jazz Collective It’s Alright Truth to Power

Medley: Bird Watcher and Disorder at the Border

Charlie Parker Tenth Memorial Concert

Charlie Parker How High the Moon Complete Charlie Parker on Verve

Jim Rotondi Miller Time Finesse

Marshall Gilkes Back in the Groove Life Songs


Alex Beltran Bird Dance Rift

Melissa Aldana The Solitary Seeker Echoes of the Inner Prophet

Jim Snidero Blackberry Winter For All We Know

One for All with George Coleman Oscar Winner Big George

Emmet Cohen with Houston Person Blues Everywhere Masters Legacy Vol. 5

Ray Blue Hard Times #People

Geprge Coleman Blues for Smalls Live at Smalls Jazz Club



Sonny Rollins, Shelly Manne, Ray Brown Way Out West There is No Greater Love

Babtunde Lea, Angela Wellman, Spencer Allen, Richard Howell, Alex Blake March of the Jazz Guerillas Back on Track

Emily Remler Retrospective, volume 1 Afro Blue

McCoy Tyner, George Mraz, Al Foster McCoy Tyner Plays John Coltrane Naima

Miles Davis, Gil Evans, Studio Orchestra Sketches of Spain Solea

Gene Bertoncini, David Finck, Mark Feldman String Quartet Concerti Concierto de Aranjuez/Spain

Chick Core, John Patitucci, Dave Weckl Akoustic Band So In Love

Gary Burton, Stephane Grappelli, Steve Swallow, Bill Goodwin Paris Encounter Here's That Rainy Day

Miles Davis, Gil Evans, Studio Orchestra Sketches of Spain Solea


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

Shirley Horn, Roy Hargrove, Steve Novosel, Steve Williams The Main Ingredient The Meaning of the Blues

Dexter Gordon, Kenny Drew, Paul Chambers, Philly Joe Jones Dexter Gordon: Ballads Ernie's Tune

Howard Alden, Bucky Pizzarelli In a Mellow Tone In a Mellow Tone

Miles Davis, Kenny Clarke, Barney Wilen, Rene Urtreger, Pierre Michelot Ascenseur pour l'echafaud Visite du Vigile

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

Gary Burton, Stephane Grappelli, Steve Swallow, Bill Goodwin Paris Encounter Blue In Green

Nancy Wilson, Cannonball Adderley, Nat Adderley, Joe Zawinul, Sam Jones, Louis Hayes Nancy Wilson & Cannonball Adderley Never Will I Marry

Cannonball Adderley, Nat Adderley, Joe Zawinul, Victor Gaskin, Roy McCurdy Cannonball Plays Zawinul Mercy, Mercy, Mercy

Tom Scott, Steve Gadd, Marcus Miller, Larry Goldings, George Duke, Terence Blanchard Cannon Re-Loaded Jive Samba

Nancy Wilson, Cannonball Adderley, Nat Adderley, Joe Zawinul, Sam Jones, Louis Hayes Nancy Wilson & Cannonball Adderley A Sleepin' Bee


Ed Thigpen, Ron Carter, Kenny Burrell, Clark Terry Out of the Storm Heritage

Chuck Deardorf, Dawn Clement, Matt Wilson, Hans Teuber Perception Monk's Dream

Pat Metheny, Dave Holland, Roy Haynes Question and Answer Old Folks

Louis Armstrong, Oscar Peterson, Herb Ellis, Ray Brown, Louis Bellson Louis Armstrong Meets Oscar Peterson Blues in the Night

Johnny Costa A Portrait of George Gershwin But Not For Me

Peter Bernstein, Eric Alexander, Steve Davis, Billy Drummond, Larry Goldings Brain Dance Lady Bug

Lee Konitz, Brad Mehldau, Charlie Haden Alone Together The Song Is You

Ray Barretto, Hilton Ruiz, Papo Vasquez, Chris Barretto, John benitez, Adam Cruz Standards Rican-Ditioned Brandy's Blues

Wes Montgomery, Ron Carter, Grady Tate, Ray Barretto Tequila Tequila

Alan Joesph, Gary Sosias Heavy Water Music The Falls


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

06:00:45 Paulo de Carvalho Meu Fado Meu (My Own Fado) Mariza dos Reis Nunes; Custodiio Castelo, guitar; Jorge Fernando, viola; Marino Freitas Warner Music Portugal 8256463074 "Best of Mariza"

06:04:11 Heitor Villa-Lobos Modinha Anna Noakes, flute; Gillian Tingay, harp ASV 2101 "Fantaisie for Flute & Harp"

06:05:59 Darius Milhaud Copacabana (Saudades do Brasil No. 4) Cristina Ortiz, piano; IMP 846 "French Impressionist Piano"

06:09:36 Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony No. 5 in c, Op. 67 (1st mvt.) West-Eastern Divan Orchestra Daniel Barenboim Decca 001687102 "Beethoven for All"

06:17:43 Luigi Boccherini Cello Concerto No. 9 in Bb, G.482 (finale) Jacqueline du Pré, cello; English Chamber Orchestra Daniel Barenboim EMI Classics 66948 "Haydn & Boccherini: Cello Concertos"

06:26:44 Joaquín Rodrigo Concierto Heroico Jorge Federico Osorio, piano; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Enrique Bátiz EMI Classics 37681 "Rodrigo: Concertos"

07:00:43 Ruperto Chapí Prelude to El Tambor de Granaderos Gran Orquesta Sinfónica Ataúlfo Argenta Ica Classics 5087 "Beethoven: Symphony No. 3; Smetana: Bartered Bride Overture"

07:06:00 Jerónimo Giménez Intermezzo: La boda de Luis Alonso Gran Orquesta Sinfónica Ataúlfo Argenta Ica Classics 5087 "Beethoven: Symphony No. 3; Smetana: Bartered Bride Overture"

07:12:43 Manuel Saumell Contradanzas Cubanas Dagmar Muñiz Alonso Columna Musica 0002 "Musica Latinoamericana para piano"

07:26:23 Jacques Ibert Escales (Ports of Call) Dallas Symphony Orchestra Eduardo Mata Sono Luminus 92109 "Dallas Symphony Orchestra: The Eduardo Mata Years"

07:41:41 Evencio Castellanos Santa Cruz de Pacairigua Simón Bolívar Youth Orchestra of Venezuela Gustavo Dudamel Deutsche Grammophon 4777457 "Fiesta"



Zenobia Powell Perry: Homage: Homage to William Levi Dawson on his 90th Birthday John Crotty, piano Album: Music By Zenobia Powell Perry Cambria Master Recordings 1138 Music: 4:06

Ruth Gipps: Symphony No. 2 in one movement, Op. 30 Basel Sinfonietta; Jessica Horsley, conductor Casino, Bern, Switzerland Music: 22:28

Piano Puzzler Contestant: Cynthia Sibitzky calling from Haslett, TX Music: 10:36

Felix Mendelssohn: Song Without Words No. 1 "Sweet Remembrance" Javier Perianes, piano Album: Lieder Ohne Wrote Harmonia Mundi 902195 Music: 3:07

Dmitri Shostakovich: Two Pieces for String Octet Op. 11 Suliman Tekalli, Yun-Ting Lee, Miran Kim, and Ravenna Lipchik, violins; Samantha Rodriguez and Olivia Chew, violas; Joseph Johnson and Austin Fisher, cellos Lakes Area Music Festival, Tornstrom Auditorium Brainerd, MN Music: 9:52

Adolphus Hailstork: Symphony No. 1 movement 3 Scherzo: Allegretto Virginia Symphony Orchestra; JoAnn Falletta, conductor Album: Adolphus Hailstork: An American Port Of Call Naxos Music: 4:31

Miguel del Aguila: Blindfold Music for Wind Quintet Imani Winds Chamber Music Northwest, Alberta Rose Theatre, Portland, OR Music: 11:17

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Sonata No. 15 in F Major, K. 533 Richard Goode, piano The Frederic Chopin Society, Mairs Concert Hall, Macalester College, Saint Paul, MN Music: 20:30

Florent Schmitt: Legende Nikki Chooi, violin; The Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra; JoAnn Falletta, conductor The Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra, Kleinhans Music Hall, Buffalo NY Music: 10:22


10:00 CLASSICAL WEEKEND with Jacqueline Gerber

10:03:11 Claude Debussy: Suite bergamasque: Clair de lune (1890) Kotaro Fukuma, piano Hortus 113 4:50

10:10:06 Johann Sebastian Bach: Allegro from Keyboard Concerto No. 1 BWV 1052 (1738) Mahan Esfahani, harpsichord Concerto Cologne Archiv 4794481 7:41

10:19:18 Gilbert & Sullivan: The Pirates of Penzance: With Catlike Tread (1879) Nicholas Folwell, baritone Welsh National Opera Orchestra Sir Charles Mackerras Telarc 80353 2:37

10:22:45 Igor Stravinsky: The Firebird: Suite (1919) Cincinnati Symphony Paavo Järvi Telarc 80587 20:00

10:44:23 Franz von Suppé: The Queen of Spades: Overture (1864) Vienna Philharmonic Zubin Mehta CBS 44932 8:13

10:55:16 David Raksin: Laura: Theme (1944) Anne Akiko Meyers, violin London Symphony Keith Lockhart eOne Music 7792 4:05



11:07:24 Luigi Boccherini: Minuet from String Quintet Op 13 # 5 (1775) Orpheus Chamber Orchestra Deutsche Gram 437782 3:18

11:11:31 John Williams: Raiders of the Lost Ark: Raiders' March (1981) Berlin Philharmonic John Williams Deutsche Gram 5:46

11:18:41 Billy Strayhorn: Chelsea Bridge (1941) Center City Brass Quintet Chandos 4554 5:03

11:25:23 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 35 in D K 385 'Haffner' (1782) Cleveland Orchestra Christoph von Dohnányi Decca 436421 21:44

11:50:42 Felix Mendelssohn: Song without Words No. 30 Op 62 # 6 'Spring Song' (1844) Daniel Gortler, piano Jerusalem 2006 2:21

11:54:40 Ralph Vaughan Williams: Prelude on 'Rhosymèdre' (1921) Orchestra of St. John's John Lubbock ASV 6007 4:08


12:00 FROM THE TOP with America's finest young musicians; recorded April 2022 - This week’s line-up of young talent includes a 16-year-old pianist from Texas who’s a budding music historian – she performs a 20th century Polish toccata on the program … an award winning Texan teenage sax quartet serenades us with a melodic contemporary work … and we meet a young tenor from Maine who helps out on his Dad’s lobster boat when he’s not practicing music by Henry Purcell

Samuel Igbo, violin, 16, from Boerne, TX performs Fantasie No. 1 for Violin by Florence Price

Ellen Foreman, piano, 16, from San Antonio, TX performs Sonata No. 2: III. Vivo (Toccata) by Grazyna Bacewicz

Noah Carver, voice, 18, from Beals, ME performs Music for a While by Henry Purcell

Amelia Cannavo, violin, 17, from Barnegat Light, NJ performs Rhapsody No. 2 for Violin by Jessie Montgomery

The Aurelian Quartet performs Phantom Dance by: Yosuke Fukuda with teenagers from the Dallas, TX area: GianCarlo Lay, soprano saxophone, Jaden Coleman, alto saxophone, Andrew George, tenor saxophone, and Aadarsh Bailreddy, baritone saxophone



The Metropolitan Opera’s 2023-24 season continues with two sensational artists in a richly melodic re-telling of Shakespeare’s masterpiece: Roméo et Juliette. Met Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin conducts a live performance of Gounod’s grand opera, starring soprano Nadine Sierra and tenor Benjamin Bernheim as the passionate young lovers. They’re joined by an acclaimed ensemble cast featuring baritone Will Liverman as Mercutio, bass-baritone Alfred Walker as Friar Laurence, mezzo-soprano Samantha Hankey as Stéphano, and tenor Frederick Ballentine as Tybalt.


16:28 CLASSICAL WEEKEND with Sam Petrey

16:31:25 Sergei Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet: The Montagues and the Capulets (1936) Cleveland Orchestra Lorin Maazel Decca 4825281 5:06

16:38:27 Johan Svendsen: Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Op 18 (1876) Trondheim Symphony Ole Kristian Ruud Virgin 45128 13:22

16:52:17 Hector Berlioz: Queen Mab Scherzo from 'Roméo et Juliette' Op 17 (1839) Cleveland Orchestra Pierre Boulez Deutsche Gram 1301 7:09


17:00 FILM AT FIVE with Bill O’Connell: Oscar Snubs

John Williams: Raiders of the Lost Ark: Main theme—Boston Pops/John Williams (Philips 420178) 5:26

John Williams: The Empire Strikes Back: Imperial March—Los Angeles Philharmonic/Gustavo Dudamel (DeutGram 29939) 2:59

John Williams: The Empire Strikes Back: Yoda’s Theme—Los Angeles Philharmonic/Gustavo Dudamel (DeutGram 29939) 3:32

John Williams: War Horse: The Homecoming—Studio Orchestra/John Williams (Sony 797528) 8:03

Erich Wolfgang Korngold: The Sea Hawk: Suite—National Philharmonic/Charles Gerhardt (RCA 60863) 6:53

Aaron Copland: Our Town: Suite—St. Louis Symphony/Leonard Slatkin (RCA 61699) 8:59

Franz Waxman: Rebecca: Suite—Danish National Symphony/John Mauceri (Toccata 241) 8:26

Michael Giacchino: Ratatouille: End credits—City of Prague Philharmonic/Nic Raine (Silva 1398) 4:37


18:00 FOOTLIGHT PARADE: SOUNDS OF THE AMERICAN MUSICAL with Bill Rudman: Spotlight on Richard Glazier - An hour in the company of a pianist/evangelist for the glorious popular musiic written during the heyday of Broadway and Hollywood. Selections include music by Gershwin, Arlen, Porter, Hugh Martin and more

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

18:01:20 00:01:57 Richard Rodgers-Lorenz Hart Isn't It Romantic? Richard Glazier A Salute to the Hollywood Musical Centaur CRC2577

18:03:29 00:04:37 George Gershwin Rhapsody in Blue Richard Glazier Remembrance and Discovery, Vol. 2 Centaur CRC2486

18:09:08 00:02:27 George and Ira Gershwin Love Is Here to Stay Richard Glazier Remembrance and Discovery Centaur CRC2271

18:13:09 00:03:07 Johnny Green-Edward Heyman I Cover the Waterfront Richard Glazier A Salute to the Hollywood Musical Centaur CRC2577

18:20:18 00:02:00 Johnny Green-Edward Heyman Body and Soul Richard Glazier Remembrance and Discovery Centaur CRC2271

18:22:23 00:04:18 Cole Porter Begin the Beguine Richard Glazier Remembrance and Discovery, Vol. 2 Centaur CRC2486

18:29:09 00:03:46 George and Ira Gershwin Soon Richard Glazier Remembrance and Discovery, Vol. 2 Centaur CRC2486

18:33:40 00:05:36 George Gershwin An American in Paris (in Miniature) Richard Glazier Remembrance and Discovery Centaur CRC2271

18:39:19 00:06:14 Hugh Martin Medley from Meet Me in St. Louis Richard Glazier A Salute to the Hollywood Musical Centaur CRC2577

18:48:21 00:02:18 Harold Arlen-Yip Harburg Over the Rainbow Richard Glazier Harold Arlen: Hooray for Love Centaur CRC2741

18:50:57 00:02:03 George and Ira Gershwin Sweet and Low Down Joshua Bell Gershwin Fantasy Sony SK60659

18:53:10 00:03:53 Harold Arlen-Ira Gershwin Filler: The Man That Got Away Richard Glazier Harold Arlen: Hooray for Love Centaur CRC2741


19:00 SYMPHONY AT SEVEN with John Simna

19:01:58 Robert Schumann: Fantasy Pieces Op 88 (1842) Leif Ove Andsnes, piano EMI 94180 18:23

19:23:18 Johann Nepomuk Hummel: Piano Concerto No. 2 in a Op 85 (1816) Sir Stephen Hough, piano English Chamber Orchestra Bryden Thomson Chandos 8507 30:18


20:00 SATURDAYS FROM SEVERANCE with Bill O’Connell – The Cleveland Orchestra, Dalia Stasevska, conductor/ Josefina Maldonado, mezzo-soprano; live from Mandel Concert Hall at Severance

Einojuhani Rautavaara: Cantus Arcticus

Julia Perry: Stabat Mater

Intermission: 20:45:04 Jean Sibelius: Swanwhite Suite Op 54 (1909) Tapiola Sinfonietta Pekka Kuusisto Ondine 1074 13:28

Jean Sibelius: Symphony No. 2 in D Op 43

21:44:30 Jean Sibelius Nos. 1-4 Pekka Kuusisto, violin Tapiola Sinfonietta Pekka Kuusisto Ondine 1074 14:16


22:00 WEEKEND CLASSICAL RADIO with Robert Conrad

22:02:00 Virgil Thomson: The Plow that Broke the Plains: Suite (1942) Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra Sir Neville Marriner EMI 6612 12:26

22:15:26 Johannes Brahms: Violin Concerto in D Op 77 (1878) David Oistrakh, violin Cleveland Orchestra George Szell Warner 40:41

22:57:30 Franz Schubert: Graz Galop D 925 (1827) Vienna Ensemble Sony 47187 2:09


23:00 QUIET HOUR with Rob Grier

23:01:23 Paul Ferguson: Solstice Suite: Remains of the Day (2010) Almeda Trio Albany 1386 5:21

23:06:45 Edvard Grieg: Peer Gynt: Solveig's Song (1876) Cleveland Orchestra George Szell CBS/Sony 488 5:15

23:12:00 Aram Khachaturian: Gayaneh: Lullaby (1942) Boston Pops John Williams Decca 4851590 5:16

23:18:30 Felix Mendelssohn: Andante from Piano Trio No. 1 Op 49 (1839) Emanuel Ax, piano Sony 975227 6:14

23:24:44 Peteris Vasks: Cantabile for String Orchestra (1979) I Fiamminghi Rudolf Werthen Telarc 80457 6:21

23:31:06 Joseph Joachim: Romance in B-Flat Op 2 # 1 (1850) Daniel Hope, violin Deutsche Gram 15312 5:10

23:37:30 Frédéric Chopin: Romance from Piano Concerto No. 1 Op 11 (1830) Rafal Blechacz, piano Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Jerzy Semkow Deutsche Gram 4795448 10:37

23:48:08 Egberto Gismonti: Agua e Vinho (1972) John-Henry Crawford, cello Orchid 100198 3:25

23:51:33 Claude Bolling: Suite No. 1 for Flute & Jazz Piano: Irlandaise (1975) Sir James Galway, flute Tiempo Libre RCA 32164 3:20

23:56:36 Igor Stravinsky: The Firebird: Berceuse (1910) Rachel Barton Pine, violin Cedille 139 2:55