Program Guide 01-01-2016


January 1

1846 first performance of Robert Schumann’s Piano Concerto Op 54 in Dresden with Ferdinand Hiller conducting and pianist Clara Schumann. 

1878 Edwin Franko Goldman – American bandmaster, composer (d.1956); composed about 150 band works of his own, and prompted the commission of many more, including wind band classics by American composers such as Virgil Thomson, Walter Piston, and Howard Hanson.

1879 first performance of Johannes Brahms’s Violin Concerto by the Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra, with soloist Joseph Joachim and the composer conducting.

Recording of the Week

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Apr. 4, 2015

Program Guide

CLASSICAL MUSIC with Robin Grier
00:02:00 00:18:39 Percy Grainger Suite 'In a Nutshell'  Sir Simon Rattle City of Birmingham Symphony EMI  56412
00:22:00 00:43:47 Peter Tchaikovsky Symphony No.  1 in G minor  Op 13  Claudio Abbado Chicago Symphony Orchestra Sony  48056
01:08:00 00:49:02 Luigi Cherubini Requiem No. 1 in C minor  Philharmonia Orchestra Riccardo Muti Ambrosian Opera Chorus EMI  68613
01:59:00 00:41:21 Johan Svendsen Octet for Strings in A Op 3 Kontra Quartet  Lars Bjornkjaer, violin; Per Lund Madsen, violin; Bjarne Boie Rasmussen, viola; Lars Holm Johansen, cello Bis  753
02:42:00 00:40:27 Johannes Brahms Violin Concerto in D major  Op 77 Academy St. Martin in Fields Sir Neville Marriner Hilary Hahn, violin Sony  89649
03:24:00 00:35:56 Carl Nielsen Symphony No.  4 Op 29  Alan Gilbert New York Philharmonic DaCapo  220624
04:02:00 00:21:06 Carl Maria von Weber Piano Concerto No. 2 in E flat major  Op 32 Bavarian Radio Symphony Sir Colin Davis Gerhard Oppitz, piano RCA  68219
04:25:00 00:47:56 Franz Joseph Haydn Mass No. 3 in C major  Musicians of the Louvre Marc Minkowski Lucy Crowe, soprano; Nathalie Stutzmann, alto; Richard Croft, tenor; Luca Tittolo, bass; Louvre Musicians Chorus Naïve  5183
05:16:00 01:05:14 Gustav Mahler Symphony No.  5 in C sharp minor   Christoph von Dohnányi Cleveland Orchestra Decca  425438
05:40:00 00:05:35 Jean Sibelius Menuetto  Leif Segerstam Turku Philharmonic Naxos  573300
06:23:00 00:14:31 Franz Schubert Violin Sonatina No.  1 in D major    Gil Shaham, violin; Göran Söllscher, guitar DeutGram  471568
06:39:00 00:13:06 Peter Tchaikovsky Festival Overture Op 15  Geoffrey Simon London Symphony Orchestra Chandos  9190

CLASSICAL MUSIC with Jacqueline Gerber
06:52:00 00:06:52 Emmanuel Chabrier The King in Spite of Himself: Fête  Neeme Järvi Orch de la Suisse Romande Chandos  5122
07:02:00 00:20:15 Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov Caucasian Sketches Suite No. 1 Op 10  David Zinman Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Telarc  80378
07:25:00 00:06:29 Bedrich Smetana The Bartered Bride: Overture  Christoph von Dohnányi Cleveland Orchestra Decca  444867
07:34:00 00:10:05 Johann Sebastian Bach Keyboard Concerto No.  5 in F minor  Apollo's Fire Jeannette Sorrell Jeannette Sorrell, harpsichord Avie  2207
07:47:00 00:12:59 Claude Debussy Petite Suite  Jun Märkl National Orchestra of Lyon Naxos  572583
08:02:00 00:25:20 Sir Thomas Beecham The Faithful Shepherd: Suite  Yehudi Menuhin Royal Philharmonic MCA  6231
08:30:00 00:29:10 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Concerto for Flute & Harp in C major  Cleveland Orchestra Christoph von Dohnányi Joshua Smith, flute; Lisa Wellbaum, harp Decca  443175
09:03:00 00:16:26 Sir Arnold Bax The Garden of Fand  David Lloyd-Jones Royal Scottish Nat'l Orch Naxos  553525
09:22:00 00:19:55 Ludwig van Beethoven Allegro from Piano Concerto No. 5 Op 73 Mahler Chamber Orchestra Leif Ove Andsnes Leif Ove Andsnes, piano Sony  305886
09:45:00 00:14:54 Bedrich Smetana Má vlast: The High Castle  Sir Colin Davis London Symphony Orchestra LSO Live  516

CLASSICAL MUSIC with Mark Satola
10:00:00 00:12:36 Johann Sebastian Bach Italian Concerto in F major    Angela Hewitt, piano Hyperion  67306
10:12:00 00:19:07 Bedrich Smetana The Bartered Bride: Overture & Dances Cleveland Orchestra Christoph von Dohnányi Cleveland Orchestra Chorus Decca  444867
10:31:00 00:22:34 Franz Joseph Haydn Symphony No. 96 in D  Marc Minkowski Musicians of the Louvre Naïve  5176
11:00:00 00:29:53 Robert Schumann Piano Concerto in A minor  Op 54 Berlin Philharmonic Mariss Jansons Leif Ove Andsnes, piano EMI  57562
11:29:00 00:14:16 Jerome Moross Variations on a Waltz  JoAnn Falletta London Symphony Orchestra Albany  1403
11:44:00 00:10:27 Étienne Méhul Young Henry's Hunt: Overture  Michel Swierczewski Gulbenkian Orchestra Nimbus  5184
12:07:00 00:07:00 Gioacchino Rossini The Barber of Seville: Overture  Fritz Reiner Chicago Symphony Orchestra RCA  300350
12:14:00 00:11:24 Bedrich Smetana The Bartered Bride: Three Dances  George Szell Cleveland Orchestra CBS/Sony  215
12:25:00 00:03:42 Percy Grainger In a Nutshell Suite: Gum-Suckers March  Jerry Junkin Dallas Wind Symphony Reference  117
12:29:00 00:04:04 Fritz Kreisler Berceuse Romantique Op 9   Caroline Goulding, violin; Christopher O'Riley, piano Telarc  80744

13:00:00 00:40:07 Johannes Brahms Violin Concerto in D major  Op 77 Cleveland Orchestra Christoph von Dohnányi Joshua Bell, violin Decca  444811
13:40:00 00:15:34 Richard Wagner Tannhäuser: Overture  Fabio Luisi Philharmonia Zürich Accentus  102

CLASSICAL MUSIC with Mark Satola
14:00:00 00:12:11 Edvard Grieg Overture 'In Autumn' Op 11  Petri Sakari Iceland Symphony Chandos  9028
14:12:00 00:14:08 Franz Schubert Rondo in A major  Brandenburg Orchestra Roy Goodman Elizabeth Wallfisch, violin Hyperion  66840
14:26:00 00:25:47 Antonín Dvorák Serenade for Winds in D minor  Op 44   Orpheus Chamber Orchestra DeutGram  415364
15:00:00 00:18:39 Percy Grainger Suite 'In a Nutshell'  Sir Simon Rattle City of Birmingham Symphony EMI  56412
15:18:00 00:20:09 Felix Mendelssohn Piano Concerto No.  2 in D minor  Op 40 Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra Riccardo Chailly Saleem Ashkar, piano Decca  4810778
15:38:00 00:15:15 George Frideric Handel Concerto Grosso in D major  Op 6   Orpheus Chamber Orchestra DeutGram  447733

CLASSICAL MUSIC with Bill O’Connell
16:03:00 00:32:12 John Field Piano Concerto No.  3 in E flat Scottish Chamber Orchestra Sir Charles Mackerras John O'Conor, piano Telarc  80370
16:37:00 00:11:39 Aaron Copland El Salón México  David Zinman Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Argo  440639
16:51:00 00:08:44 Aram Khachaturian Spartacus: Adagio  Valéry Gergiev Mariinsky Theater Orchestra Philips  442011
17:01:00 00:10:38 Sir Thomas Beecham Dances from 'The Faithful Shepherd'  Yehudi Menuhin Royal Philharmonic MCA  6231
17:13:00 00:30:50 Peter Tchaikovsky Swan Lake: Suite Op 20 Bolshoi Symphony Orchestra Alexander Lazarev Sergei Girshenko, violin Erato  45963
17:46:00 00:12:34 Johann Sebastian Bach Passacaglia & Fugue in C minor   Yannick Nézet-Séguin Philadelphia Orchestra DeutGram  19032

18:02:00 00:18:23 Samuel Wesley Symphony No.  6 in B flat  Matthias Bamert London Mozart Players Chandos  9823
18:22:00 00:15:41 Ludwig van Beethoven Leonore Overture No. 3 Op 72  Ryan McAdams CityMusic Cleveland CityMusic  2011
18:40:00 00:13:05 Franz Schubert Rondo in A major    Martha Argerich, piano; Lang Lang, piano DeutGram  4795096
18:55:00 00:04:14 Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov Procession of the Sardar  Erich Kunzel Cincinnati Pops Orchestra Telarc  80657

19:02:00 00:17:38 Ottorino Respighi The Fountains of Rome  Daniele Gatti St Cecilia Academy Orchestra Conifer  51292
19:22:00 00:32:51 Franz Schubert Symphony No.  4 in C minor   Pablo Heras-Casado Freiburg Baroque Orchestra Harm Mundi  902154
19:56:00 00:02:55 Christoph Willibald Gluck Orfeo ed Euridice: Overture  Marc Minkowski Musicians of the Louvre Archiv  471582

20:00 SPECIAL: New Year’s Day from Vienna 2016 - The Vienna Philharmonic New Year's Concert is led this year by Mariss Jansons in the Golden Hall of the Musikverein in Vienna. Mariss Jansons conducts the New Year's Concert for the third time, following 2006 and 2012. This also th 75th anniversary of this unique cultural event, broadcast in over 90 countries around the world and be seen by 50 million television viewers.
Robert Stolz: Uno-Marsch
Johann Strauss, Jr.: Schatz-Walzer. op. 418
Johann Strauss, Jr.: Violetta. Polka française, op. 404
Johann Strauss, Jr.: Vergnügungszug. Polka (schnell), op. 281
Carl Michael Ziehrer: Weaner Madl'n. Walzer op. 388
Eduard Strauss: Mit Extrapost. Galopp, op. 259
Johann Strauss, Jr.: Ouvertüre zu Eine Nacht in Venedig (Wiener Fassung)
Eduard Strauss: Ausser Rand und Band. Polka schnell, op. 168
Josef Strauss: Sphärenklänge. Walzer, op. 235
Johann Strauss, Jr.: Sängerslust. Polka francaise, op. 328
Josef Strauss: Auf Ferienreisen. Polka schnell, op. 133
Johann Strauss, Jr.: Fürstin Ninetta - Entr’acte zwischen 2. und 3. Akt
Èmile Waldteufel: Espana. Walzer, op. 236
Josef Hellmesberger sen.: Ball-Szene
Johann Strauss, sen.: Seufzer-Galopp, op. 9
Josef Strauss: Die Libelle. Polka mazur, op. 204
Johann Strauss, Jr.: Kaiser-Walzer, op. 437
Johann Strauss, Jr.: Auf der Jagd. Polka schnell, op. 373

22:00 SYMPHONYCAST with Alison Young: Minnesota Orchestra, Osmo Vänskä, conductor - Historic performance from CUBA
BERNSTEIN: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story
PROKOFIEV: Romeo and Juliet Suite
LECUONA: Maleguena
TRADITIONAL: Sakkjarven Polka
Bonus: RAVEL: Bolero –Eiji Oue, conductor
BEETHOVEN: Allegro con brio from Symphony No. 7--Osmo Vänskä, conductor (BIS 1816)

23:55:00 00:02:25 Maurice Ravel Berceuse on the Name 'Fauré'   Rachel Barton Pine, violin; Matthew Hagle, piano Cedille  139

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