Program Guide 05-05-2017

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May 5

1708 Johann Adolf Scheibe – German composer and significant critic and theorist of music (d.1776); spent much of his career at the Danish court.

1756 Thomas Linley Jr. – English composer (d.1778 at age 22 in a boating accident); known as the ‘English Mozart.’

1819 Stanislaw Moniuszko – Polish composer, conductor and teacher (d.1872); the father of Polish national opera.

1869 Hans Pfitzner – German composer (d.1949); a self-described anti-modernist, his best known work is the opera Palestrina, loosely based on the life of great 16th-century composer.

1891 official opening of Carnegie Hall in New York with a concert conducted by Walter Damrosch and the celebrity guest-conductor for the occasion, Russian composer Peter Tchaikovsky.

1951 Cyprien Katsaris – French-Cypriot pianist, teacher and composer (68 years old).

1975 Cédric Tiberghien – French pianist (44 years old); has appeared with the Cleveland Orchestra.

1978 Ola Gjeilo – Norwegian composer of choral music (41 years old); studied at Juilliard and the Royal College of Music, London; Composer-in-residence for Voces8; based in New York.

1982 first performance of Ellen Taaffe Zwilich's Symphony No. 1 at Alice Tully Hall in New York by the American Composers Orchestra, Gunther Schuller conducting; won the Pulitzer Prize in 1983.

 

Recording of the Week

Beach Chaminade, Howell Piano Concertos

May. 1, 2017
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Program Guide

CLASSICAL MUSIC with Angela Mitchell
00:02:00 00:30:04 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Sinfonia Concertante for Winds in E flat English Chamber Orchestra Ralf Gothóni Anthony Pike, clarinet; John Anderson, oboe; John Thurgood, horn; Julie Price, bassoon Avie  35
00:35:00 00:22:41 Carlos Chávez Symphony No.  4  Enrique Bátiz Royal Philharmonic ASV  1058
01:00:00 00:27:45 Richard Strauss Dance Suite after Couperin  Erich Leinsdorf Chamber Orchestra of Europe ASV  809
01:30:00 00:12:36 Ola Gjeilo Dark Night of the Soul Harrington String Quartet Charles Bruffy Alison Chaney, soprano; Ola Gjeilo, piano; Phoenix Chorale Chandos  5100
01:45:00 00:52:06 Johannes Brahms Piano Quartet No.  2 in A major  Op 26   Emanuel Ax, piano; Isaac Stern, violin; Jaime Laredo, viola; Yo-Yo Ma, cello Sony  45846
02:40:00 00:51:20 Sir Edward Elgar Symphony No.  1 in A flat major  Op 55  Daniel Barenboim Berlin State Orchestra Decca  4789353
03:34:00 00:46:50 Jean-Philippe Rameau Les Fêtes d'Hébé: Ballet Music English Chamber Orchestra Raymond Leppard Ursula Connors, soprano; Ambrosian Singers EMI  65732
04:23:00 00:25:13 Carlos Chávez Horse-Power: Suite  Eduardo Mata Simón Bolívar Symphony Dorian  90211
04:51:00 00:28:05 Ludwig van Beethoven Piano Sonata No. 32 in C minor  Op 111   Simone Dinnerstein, piano Telarc  80715
05:22:00 00:11:01 Robert McBride Mexican Rhapsody  Howard Hanson Eastman-Rochester Orchestra Mercury  434324
05:35:00 00:09:01 Johann Sebastian Bach A Musical Offering: Ricercar a 6   Alan Feinberg, piano Steinway  30034
05:51:00 00:04:38 Ludwig van Beethoven Finale from String Quartet No. 4 Op 18   Cypress String Quartet Avie  2348

CLASSICAL MUSIC with Jacqueline Gerber
06:07:00 00:02:43 Manuel Ponce Scherzino mexicano   Milos Karadaglic, guitar DeutGram  17000
06:12:00 00:06:41 Maurice Ravel Menuet antique   Sean Chen, piano Steinway  30029
06:21:00 00:03:07 Tylman Susato The Danserye: Bergerette 'Sans roch'   New London Consort l'Oiseau  436131
06:25:00 00:08:22 Édouard Lalo Rondo from Symphonie espagnole Op 21 Philharmonia Orchestra Antonio Pappano Maxim Vengerov, violin EMI  57593
06:40:00 00:06:38 Javier Alvárez Metro Chabacano  Keri-Lynn Wilson Simón Bolívar Symphony Dorian  90254
06:51:00 00:03:02 George Gershwin Porgy and Bess: It Ain't Necessarily So New York Philharmonic Zubin Mehta Gregg Baker, baritone; New York Choral Artists Teldec  46318
06:54:00 00:00:51 Maurice Ravel Minuet in C sharp minor    Alexandre Tharaud, piano Harm Mundi  901811
06:55:00 00:04:05 Pascual Marquina March "España Cañí"  Frederick Fennell Tokyo Kosei Wind Orchestra Brain  7505
07:05:00 00:04:05 David Raksin Laura: Theme London Symphony Keith Lockhart Anne Akiko Meyers, violin eOne  7792
07:10:00 00:07:02 Blas Galindo Sones de Mariachi  Enrique Bátiz Festival Orchestra of Mexico Naxos  550838
07:20:00 00:03:06 Scott Joplin The Ragtime Dance   Leila Josefowicz, violin; John Novacek, piano Philips  462948
07:25:00 00:02:02 Georg Philipp Telemann Water Music Suite: Sarabande  Reinhard Goebel Cologne Musica Antiqua Archiv  413788
07:28:00 00:06:23 Aaron Copland Letter from Home  JoAnn Falletta Buffalo Philharmonic Naxos  559240
07:40:00 00:06:29 Silvestre Revueltas Sensemayá  Gustavo Dudamel Simón Bolívar Symphony DeutGram  4795448
07:50:00 00:03:50 Gabriel Fauré Barcarolle No. 13 in C Op 116   Charles Owen, piano Avie  2240
07:55:00 00:03:33 John Rutter Suite Antique: A Jazz Waltz West Side Chamber Orchestra Kevin Mallon John McMurtery, flute; Christopher D. Lewis, hc Naxos  573146
08:07:00 00:06:47 Sir Arthur Sullivan Ruddigore: Overture  Alexander Faris Scottish Chamber Orchestra Nimbus  5066
08:15:00 00:09:38 Arturo Márquez Danzon No.  2  Gustavo Dudamel Simón Bolívar Symphony DeutGram  4795448
08:20:00 00:11:39 Aaron Copland El Salón México  David Zinman Baltimore Symphony Argo  440639
08:31:00 00:08:17 Alexander Borodin Nocturne from String Quartet No.  2  Neeme Järvi Gothenburg Symphony DeutGram  435757
08:45:00 00:08:17 José Pablo Moncayo Huapango  Alondra de la Parra Philharmonic Orch of Americas Sony  75555
08:54:00 00:04:16 Peter Tchaikovsky Mozartiana Suite: Minuet Op 61  Neeme Järvi Philharmonia Orchestra Chandos  8777
09:00:00 00:03:54 Danny Elfman Spider-Man: Theme  Carl Topilow Cleveland Pops Orchestra ClevPops  2008
09:05:00 00:15:07 Cécile Chaminade Concertstück Op 40 BBC Scottish Symphony Rebecca Miller Danny Driver, piano Hyperion  68130
09:29:00 00:04:27 Manuel Ponce Mexican Serenade 'Estrellita'  Enrique Bátiz Mexico City Philharmonic ASV  894
09:35:00 00:04:30 Jan Dismas Zelenka Allemande from Capriccio No. 3  Daniel Abraham Bach Sinfonia Sono Lumin  92163
09:52:00 00:03:41 Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach Finale from String Symphony  Rebecca Miller Orch of Age of Enlightenment Signum  395
09:57:00 00:01:58 Igor Stravinsky Pulcinella: Overture   Orpheus Chamber Orchestra DeutGram  419628

CLASSICAL MUSIC with Mark Satola
10:00:00 00:02:22 Manuel Ponce Prelude in the Baroque style   Christopher Parkening, guitar; David Brandon, guitar EMI  49406
10:04:00 00:03:23 Manuel Ponce Mexican Serenade 'Estrellita'   Leila Josefowicz, violin; John Novacek, piano Philips  462948
10:10:00 00:11:50 Carlos Chávez Symphony No.  2  Eduardo Mata Simón Bolívar Symphony Dorian  90179
10:23:00 00:04:59 Ricardo Castro Atzimba: Act 2 Intermezzo  Alondra de la Parra Philharmonic Orch of Americas Sony  75555
10:30:00 00:04:12 Antonio Salieri Falstaff: Overture  Matthias Bamert London Mozart Players Chandos  9877
10:37:00 00:06:36 Ludwig van Beethoven King Stephan: Overture Op 117  Claudio Abbado Vienna Philharmonic DeutGram  429762
10:45:00 00:04:01 Frédéric Chopin Mazurka No. 36 in A minor  Op 59   Ingrid Fliter, piano EMI  14899
10:52:00 00:18:03 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Symphony No. 35 in D major   Josef Krips Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Philips  4788977
11:11:00 00:07:10 Josef Myslivecek Symphony in C  Werner Ehrhardt Concerto Cologne Archiv  4776418
11:20:00 00:07:41 Ludwig van Beethoven Piano Sonata No. 25 in G major  Op 79   HJ Lim, piano EMI  64952
11:31:00 00:06:38 Javier Alvárez Metro Chabacano  Keri-Lynn Wilson Simón Bolívar Symphony Dorian  90254
11:39:00 00:04:59 Silvestre Revueltas La Noche de los Mayas: Noche de Jaranas  Gustavo Dudamel Simón Bolívar Symphony DeutGram  4778775
11:46:00 00:10:25 Peter Tchaikovsky Finale from Symphony No. 2 Op 17  Kurt Masur Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra Teldec  44943
11:57:00 00:02:03 Frederick A. Jewell March "The Screamer"  Col. Lowell Graham USAF Heritage of America Band Klavier  11139
12:06:00 00:07:14 Aaron Copland Rodeo: Buckaroo Holiday  JoAnn Falletta Buffalo Philharmonic Naxos  559240
12:15:00 00:11:39 Aaron Copland El Salón México  David Zinman Baltimore Symphony Argo  440639
12:28:00 00:03:09 Manuel Ponce Por ti mi corazon   Jason Vieaux, guitar Azica  71287
12:34:00 00:02:55 Brian Dykstra Mixon Hall Rag   Katherine DeJongh, flute; Brian Dykstra, piano Centaur  3161
12:37:00 00:06:43 Scott Joplin Solace   Joshua Rifkin, piano Nonesuch  79159
12:46:00 00:10:07 Richard Strauss Salome: Dance of the Seven Veils  Herbert von Karajan Berlin Philharmonic DeutGram  4793449
12:56:00 00:02:31 Antonín Dvorák Slavonic Dance No.  13 in B flat minor  Op 72  Christoph von Dohnányi Cleveland Orchestra Decca  430171

THE BIG WORK AT ONE
13:01:00 00:26:12 Manuel Ponce Concierto del sur Philharmonic Orch of Americas Alondra de la Parra Pablo Sáinz Villegas, guitar Sony  75555
13:29:00 00:15:15 Maurice Ravel Valses nobles et sentimentales  Pierre Boulez Cleveland Orchestra DeutGram  449213
13:46:00 00:14:16 Jerome Moross Variations on a Waltz  JoAnn Falletta London Symphony Albany  1403

14:00 FIRST FRIDAYS: Brian Thornton, cello – Music by Brahms, Bach and Debussy with Kayoko Miyazawa, piano; WCLV's John Simna hosts
14:04:00 00:15:00 Johaness Brahms Cello Sonata #1
14:20:00 00:15:00 J.S.Bach Cello Suite #6: Mvt 1
14:43:00 00:12:00 Claude Debussy Cello Sonata

CLASSICAL MUSIC with Mark Satola
15:04:00 00:13:34 John Ireland A London Overture  Richard Hickox London Symphony Chandos  8879
15:20:00 00:04:56 Eric Coates London Suite: Covent Garden  Malcolm Nabarro Sinfonia ViVa ASV  2053
15:28:00 00:06:03 Jean-Philippe Rameau Castor and Pollux: Chaconne  Frans Brüggen Orchestra of the 18th Century Philips  426714
15:37:00 00:04:39 Silvestre Revueltas The Wandering Tadpole  Maximiano Valdés Simón Bolívar Symphony Dorian  90227
15:45:00 00:05:54 Carlos Chávez Sarabande for Strings  Enrique Bátiz Festival Orchestra of Mexico Naxos  550838
15:52:00 00:06:00 Emmanuel Chabrier Suite pastorale: Scherzo-valse  Neeme Järvi Orch de la Suisse Romande Chandos  5122
15:58:00 00:04:45 Arturo Márquez Conga del Fuego  Gustavo Dudamel Simón Bolívar Symphony DeutGram  13458

CLASSICAL MUSIC with Bill O’Connell; COMPOSERS DATEBOOK: Britten in America
16:07:00 00:03:05 Ernesto Lecuona La conga de media noche   Kathryn Stott, piano EMI  56803
16:13:00 00:09:59 Blas Galindo Suite 'Homenaje a Cervantes'  Enrique Bátiz Mexico City Philharmonic ASV  893
16:27:00 00:07:46 Max Steiner The Treasure of the Sierra Madre: Suite  Charles Gerhardt National Philharmonic RCA  422
16:36:00 00:02:41 Max Steiner The Big Sleep: Love Themes  Charles Gerhardt National Philharmonic RCA  422
16:41:00 00:07:27 Stanislaw Moniuszko The New Don Quixote: Overture  Antoni Wit Warsaw Philharmonic Naxos  572716
16:52:00 00:03:25 Juan García de Zéspedes Convidando está la noche  Matthias Maute Ensemble Caprice Analekta  9957
16:58:00 00:01:28 Antonio de Salazar Tarará  Matthias Maute Ensemble Caprice Analekta  9957
17:04:00 00:06:05 Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco Rondo Mexicano Op 201 London Philharmonic Leonard Slatkin Kazuhito Yamashita, guitar; Naoko Yamashita, guitar RCA  60355
17:13:00 00:10:34 "PDQ Bach" Six Contrary Dances  Peter Schickele Turtle Mt.Tactical Wind Ens. Telarc  80307
17:27:00 00:07:54 Ricardo Castro Vals Capricho Op 1 Northwest Sinfonietta Christophe Chagnard Joel Fan, piano Reference  134
17:40:00 00:04:15 Victor Manuel Amaral Ramírez Saggio: Súplica   Duo Amaral DuoAmaral  501592
17:46:00 00:04:03 Manuel Ponce Chanson from Guitar Sonata No. 3   Milos Karadaglic, guitar DeutGram  17000
17:52:00 00:03:35 Ola Gjeilo The Ground Chamber Orchestra of London  Tenebrae; Ola Gjeilo, piano Decca  24646
17:56:00 00:03:01 Joaquín Rodrigo Soleriana: Passepied  Enrique Bátiz Royal Philharmonic EMI  67435

DINNER CLASSICS
18:09:00 00:16:45 Candelario Huízar Imágenes  Alondra de la Parra Philharmonic Orch of Americas Sony  75555
18:28:00 00:04:35 Juventino Rosas Waltz 'Over the Waves'  Alondra de la Parra Philharmonic Orch of Americas Sony  75555
18:35:00 00:04:55 Manuel Ponce Plenilunio   David Witten, piano MarcoPolo  223609
18:42:00 00:13:00 Victor Manuel Amaral Ramírez Saggio   Duo Amaral DuoAmaral  501592
18:56:00 00:02:57 Isaac Albéniz Suite Española: Castilla Op 47  Enrique Bátiz State of Mexico Symphony ASV  888

SYMPHONY AT SEVEN with John Simna
19:02:00 00:19:33 Dorothy Howell Piano Concerto in D minor  BBC Scottish Symphony Rebecca Miller Danny Driver, piano Hyperion  68130
19:24:00 00:31:29 Richard Strauss Also sprach Zarathustra Op 30  Vladimir Ashkenazy Cleveland Orchestra Decca  425942
19:57:00 00:02:43 Manuel Ponce Scherzino mexicano   Milos Karadaglic, guitar DeutGram  17000

WCLV ESSENTIAL CLASSICS
20:02:00 00:16:03 Ralph Vaughan Williams The Lark Ascending Academy St. Martin in Fields Sir Neville Marriner Iona Brown, violin Decca  414595
20:34:00 00:23:18 Sergei Rachmaninoff Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini Op 43 Cleveland Orchestra Vladimir Ashkenazy Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano Decca  440653

NIGHT MUSIC with Rob Grier; COMPOSERS DATEBOOK: Britten in America
21:03:00 00:05:04 Benjamin Britten Paul Bunyan: Overture  Steuart Bedford London Symphony Naxos  557197
21:10:00 00:15:31 Anatoly Liadov Eight Russian Folk Songs Op 58  Enrique Bátiz Mexico City Philharmonic ASV  657
21:28:00 00:07:27 Carlos Chávez El Trópico  Alondra de la Parra Philharmonic Orch of Americas Sony  75555
21:39:00 00:11:13 Peter Tchaikovsky Elegy from Serenade for Strings Op 48  Christoph Eschenbach Philadelphia Orchestra Ondine  1150
21:51:00 00:30:34 Joaquín Rodrigo Concierto heroico Royal Philharmonic Enrique Bátiz Jorge Federico Osorio, piano EMI  67435
22:24:00 00:20:16 Ignacio de Jerúsalem (attrib.): Polychoral Mass in D Chanticleer Sinfonia Joseph Jennings Chanticleer Teldec  96353
22:47:00 00:09:35 Federico Ibarra Sinfonia No. 2 'The Anterooms of Dreams'  Alondra de la Parra Philharmonic Orch of Americas Sony  75555

QUIET HOUR with Rob Grier
23:02:00 00:02:59 Peter Tchaikovsky None But the Lonely Heart Op 6   Lisa Batiashvili, violin; Yannick Nézet-Séguin, piano DeutGram  4790835
23:04:00 00:03:09 Manuel Ponce Por ti mi corazon   Jason Vieaux, guitar Azica  71287
23:08:00 00:06:16 Camille Saint-Saëns Samson et Dalila: Mon coeur s'ouvre à ta London Symphony Klauspeter Seibel Sir James Galway, flute DeutGram  3024
23:16:00 00:06:53 Eugenio Toussaint Largo from Concerto for Improvised Piano Philharmonic Orch of Americas Alondra de la Parra Alex Brown, piano Sony  75555
23:22:00 00:05:32 Peter Boyer Three Olympians: Aphrodite  Peter Boyer London Philharmonic Naxos  559769
23:28:00 00:09:04 Samuel Barber Andante from Violin Concerto Op 14 St. Paul Chamber Orchestra Hugh Wolff Hilary Hahn, violin Sony  89029
23:40:00 00:04:51 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Romance from Serenade No. 13  Christoph von Dohnányi Cleveland Orchestra Decca  443175
23:44:00 00:09:33 Franz Joseph Haydn Adagio from Cello Concerto No. 1 English Chamber Orchestra Benjamin Britten Mstislav Rostropovich, cello Decca  4785437
23:56:00 00:02:56 Gabriel Fauré Nocturne No.  8 in D flat Op 84   Kathryn Stott, piano Hyperion  66911

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