WCLV Program Guide 05-22-2019

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May 22

1813 Richard Wagner – German composer, theater director, polemicist, and conductor primarily known for his operas (d.1883); his advances in musical language greatly influenced the development of classical music; his Tristan und Isolde is often described as marking the start of modern music.

1813 premiere of Gioacchino Rossini's L'italiana in Algeri (The Italian Girl in Algiers) at the Teatro San Benedetto in Venice, the composer conducting.          

1874 premiere of Giuseppe Verdi's Requiem in San Marco Cathedral in Milan; composed in memory of Alessandro Manzoni, an Italian poet and novelist much admired by Verdi.            

1924 first performance of Igor Stravinsky's Concerto for Piano & Winds in Paris with the composer as soloist, conducted by Serge Koussevitzky.

1931 premiere of William Grant Still's ballet Sahdji by the Eastman Ballet and Rochester Civic Orchestra, Howard Hanson conducting.

1950 first performance of Richard Strauss's Four Last Songs at Royal Albert Hall, London, with the Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by Wilhelm Furtwängler and soprano Kirsten Flagstad; songs are Frühling (Spring), September, Beim Schlafengehen (When Falling Asleep) and Im Abendrot (At Sunset). 

1962 Bo Skovhus – Danish baritone (57 years old); his career was launched in 1988 when he sang the lead in Mozart’s Don Giovanni at the Vienna Volksoper.

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Recording of the Week

Nikolai Kapustin: Piano Music

May. 20, 2019
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Program Guide

00:00 CLASSICAL MUSIC with John Mills

00:00:58  Felix Mendelssohn: Jagdlied Op 59 # 6 Cleveland State Univ. Chorale  Brian Bailey WCLV 32211 3:18

00:09:05  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: String Quartet No. 22  K 589  Dover Quartet  Cedille 167 23:17

00:33:17  Camille Saint-Saëns: Danse macabre Op 40    Montreal Symphony Kent Nagano Decca 4830396 7:17

00:42:05  Frédéric Chopin: Waltz No. 7 Op 64 # 2 Ingrid Fliter, piano   EMI 14899 3:32

00:47:47  Robert Schumann: Symphony No. 1 Op 38    Cleveland Orchestra Christoph von Dohnányi Decca 421439 33:08

01:25:05  Max Richter: Vivaldi's Summer Concerto Recomposed    Daniel Hope, violin Berlin Concert House Orch André de Ridder DeutGram 4792777 13:08

01:39:26  Ignacio de Jerúsalem: Dixit Dominus    Chanticleer Chanticleer Sinfonia Joseph Jennings Teldec 96353 9:01

01:49:18  Johann Strauss Jr: Die Fledermaus: Overture     Cleveland Orchestra Franz Welser-Möst MAA 70901 8:11

 

02:00 PERFORMANCE TODAY with Fred Child

Johann Sebastian Bach: Concerto For Two Violins In D Minor, BWV 1043 Movement 3 Allegro Pekka Kuusisto & Jaakko Kuusisto, violins; Tapiola Sinfonietta; Tero Latvala, concertmaster Album: J.S. Bach: Violin Concertos Ondine 980 Music: 4:24

Antonin Dvorak: Cypresses (excerpts) Miro Quartet Chamber Music Society of Palm Beach, The Breakers - Gold Room, Palm Beach, FL Music: 6:49

Leo Delibes (arr. Mimi Stillman): Sous le dome apais (Flower Duet from Lakme) Sarah Shafer, soprano; Mimi Stillman, flute; Arlen Hlusko, cello; Charles Abramovic, piano Dolce Suono Ensemble + Concerts at the College, College of Physicians of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA Music: 5:34

Jaakko Kuusisto: Violin Concerto, Op. 28 Elina Vahala, violin; Minnesota Orchestra; Osmo Vänskä, conductor Minnesota Orchestra, Orchestra Hall, Minneapolis, MN Music: 29:10

Claudio Monteverdi: "Zefiro torna, e di soavi accenti," SV 251, from Scherzi Musicali Jeremy Denk, piano Album: Jeremy Denk c. 1300-2000 Nonesuch 563316 Music: 4:35

Joseph Haydn: String Quartet No. 60, Op. 76 No. 1 Ehnes Quartet Chamber Music Society of Palm Beach, The Gold Room - The Breakers, Palm Beach, FL Music: 20:09

Michael Ippolito: Nocturne for Orchestra Nashville Symphony; Edo De Waart, conductor Nashville Symphony, Schermerhorn Symphony Center, Nashville, TN Music: 10:25

Johann Sebastian Bach: Chromatic Fantasy and Fugue in D Minor for Solo Piano, BWV 903 Jeremy Denk, piano Ted Mann Concert Hall, Minneapolis, MN Music: 11:21

 

04:00 CLASSICAL MUSIC with John Mills

04:01:31  Alban Berg: Violin Concerto    Arthur Grumiaux, violin Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Igor Markevitch Philips 4788977 24:36

04:27:30  Frédéric Chopin: Polonaise No. 3 Op 40 # 1 Maurizio Pollini, piano   DeutGram 4793449 5:22

04:35:26  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: The Magic Flute: Overture     Norwegian Nat'l Opera Orch Rinaldo Alessandrini Naïve 30479 6:23

04:42:47  Johann Sebastian Bach: Violin Partita No. 3: Preludio  BWV 1006 Hélène Grimaud, piano   DeutGram 12504 3:32

04:48:54  Richard Wagner: Parsifal: Act 3 Suite    Swedish Radio Choir Berlin Philharmonic Claudio Abbado DeutGram 985 25:49

05:19:39  Sergei Prokofiev: Piano Sonata No. 7 Op 83   Soyeon Kate Lee, piano   Koch Intl 7759 18:59

05:40:29  Camille Saint-Saëns: Introduction & Rondo Capriccioso Op 28   Janine Jansen, violin Royal Philharmonic Barry Wordsworth Decca 475011 8:58

05:50:14  Robert Schumann: Carnaval: Préambule Op 9   Antonio Pompa-Baldi, piano   Centaur 3177 2:15

05:53:27  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: The Abduction from the Seraglio: Overture     Norwegian Nat'l Opera Orch Rinaldo Alessandrini Naïve 30479 5:16

 

06:00 BBC NEWS; CLASSICAL MUSIC with Jacqueline Gerber

06:08:00  Chris Marshall: Heartstrings    Claire Jones, harp London Mozart Players Stuart Morley Silva 6051 4:01

06:14:22  Antonín Dvorák: Allegro from Symphony No. 3 Op 10    Bournemouth Symphony José Serebrier Warner 65775 10:56

06:26:29  Benjamin Godard: Berceuse from 'Jocelyn'     Eroica Trio  EMI 56482 5:40

06:32:30  Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for Strings  RV 158  Freiburg Baroque Orchestra Thomas Hengelbrock DHM 77289 7:31

06:45:12  Gioacchino Rossini: Semiramide: Overture     London Symphony Piero Gamba Decca 4785437 11:10

06:58:04  Karl King: March 'Voice of America'     USAF Heritage of America Band Col. Lowell Graham Klavier 11139 2:03

07:04:04  Sir Edward Elgar: Pomp and Circumstance March No.3 Op 39    New Zealand Symphony James Judd Naxos 503293 5:47

07:12:21  Bedrich Smetana: The Bartered Bride: Three Dances     Cleveland Orchestra George Szell CBS/Sony 215 11:24

07:24:46  Cole Porter: Kiss Me, Kate: So in Love    Richard Glazier, piano   Centaur 3347 3:39

07:30:46  Gabriel Fauré: Pavane Op 50   Seattle Symphony Chorale Seattle Symphony Ludovic Morlot SeattleSM 1004 5:26

07:40:55  Nikolai Kapustin: Five Preludes in Jazz Style Op 53 # 11-13, 17, 18 John Salmon, piano   Naxos 570532 10:11

07:53:40  Volkmar Andreae: Little Suite: Shrove Tuesday Carnival     Bournemouth Symphony Marc Andreae Guild 7377 3:59

07:59:03  George Gershwin: Fascinatin' Rhythm    Peter Donohoe, piano   EMI 54280 0:46

08:07:51  Gaspar Sanz: Selections from 'Suite española'    Christopher Parkening, guitar   EMI 49404 7:50

08:17:57  Franz Schubert: Finale from Symphony No. 9  D 944  Berlin Philharmonic Wilhelm Furtwängler DeutGram 4796018 11:31

08:30:55  Maurice Ravel: Scherzo from String Quartet     Melos Quartet  DeutGram 4796018 6:21

08:43:21  Antonio Vivaldi: Bassoon Concerto No. 18  RV 467 Peter Whelen, bassoon La Serenissima Adrian Chandler Avie 2371 10:59

09:06:02  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 33  K 319  Cleveland Orchestra George Szell Sony 86793 18:56

09:26:56  Robert Wright & George Forrest: Borodin's Music from 'Kismet' Suite     Cincinnati Pops Erich Kunzel Telarc 80703 6:29

09:30:37  Robert Wright & George Forrest: Borodin's Music from 'Kismet' Suite     Cincinnati Pops Erich Kunzel Telarc 80703 6:29

09:39:37  Benjamin Britten: Peter Grimes: Sea Interlude No. 3     Cincinnati Symphony Paavo Järvi Telarc 80660 4:23

09:45:03  Richard Wagner: Lohengrin: Act 3 Prelude     Vienna Philharmonic Franz Welser-Möst Sony 544071 3:14

09:48:53  Johann Sebastian Bach: WTC-2: Prelude & Fugue No. 10  BWV 879 Angela Hewitt, piano   Hyperion 67303 7:00

09:57:05  Michael Praetorius: Terpsichore: Courante à 4     New London Consort  l'Oiseau 4759101 1:34

 

10:00 CLASSICAL MUSIC with Mark Satola

10:00:21  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Minuet  K 355 András Schiff, piano   Decca 421369 2:37

10:03:29  Luigi Boccherini: Finale from String Quartet Op 2 # 6  Quartetto di Cremona  Klanglogo 1400 2:34

10:07:46  Richard Wagner: Rienzi: Overture     Cleveland Orchestra Franz Welser-Möst DeutGram 4778773 11:32

10:21:10  Franz Liszt: Transcendental Etude No. 4  S 139/4 Claudio Arrau, piano   Philips 4788977 7:33

10:30:12  Nikolai Kapustin: Raillery Op 40 # 5 John Salmon, piano   Naxos 570532 2:26

10:36:18  Nikolai Kapustin: Five Preludes in Jazz Style Op 53 # 11-13, 17, 18 John Salmon, piano   Naxos 570532 10:11

10:48:16  Claudio Monteverdi: L'Orfeo: Toccata     St. Cecilia Academy Orchestra Myung-Whun Chung DeutGram 471566 1:30

10:50:32  Robert Schumann: Cello Concerto Op 129   Lynn Harrell, cello Cleveland Orchestra Sir Neville Marriner Decca 410019 25:26

11:17:30  George Frideric Handel: Trio Sonata Op 5 # 4  Cologne Musica Antiqua Reinhard Goebel DeutGram 4795448 12:58

11:32:49  César Franck: Le Chasseur maudit     Cincinnati Symphony Jesús López-Cobos Telarc 80247 13:50

11:48:17  Johan Halvorsen: Dances from 'Mascarade'     Bergen Philharmonic Neeme Järvi Chandos 10584 9:33

12:06:48  Johann Strauss Jr: Waltz 'Morning Papers' Op 279    Vienna Philharmonic Zubin Mehta Sony 66860 10:34

12:19:09  Richard Strauss: Second Waltz Sequence from 'Der Rosenkavalier'     Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra Herbert Blomstedt Decca 4645 7:54

12:28:31  Andrew York: Sunburst    Jason Vieaux, guitar   Azica 71287 4:16

12:36:12  Isaac Albéniz: Suite Española: Leyenda 'Asturias' Op 47   Jason Vieaux, guitar   Azica 71224 7:00

12:45:49  Alexander Borodin: Prince Igor: Overture     Atlanta Symphony Robert Shaw Telarc 80039 10:31

12:57:43  Peter Tchaikovsky: Mazurque pour danser Op 72 # 6 Mikhail Pletnev, piano   DeutGram 4284 2:17

13:00:55  Peter Tchaikovsky: Humoresque Op 10 # 2  Bournemouth Symphony José Serebrier Naxos 557645 2:04

13:03:16  Alexander Borodin: Prince Igor: Dance of the Polovetsian Maidens     Philharmonia Orchestra Geoffrey Simon Cala 1029 2:15

13:07:26  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Serenade No. 13  K 525  Cleveland Orchestra Christoph von Dohnányi Decca 443175 18:36

13:27:39  Johann Sebastian Bach: Cantata No. 208: Sheep May Safely Graze    Greg Anderson, piano   Steinway 30033 4:43

13:36:01  Johann Sebastian Bach: Cantata No. 42: Sinfonia     Freiburg Baroque Orchestra Thomas Hengelbrock DHM 77289 6:35

13:44:13  Dmitri Kabalevsky: Rhapsody on 'School Years' Op 75   Michael Korstick, piano NDR Radio Philharmonic Alun Francis CPO 777658 11:33

13:57:17  Peter Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake: Act 3 Introduction     Russian State Symphony Dmitry Yablonsky Naxos 555873 2:36

 

14:00 PERFORMANCE TODAY with Fred Child

Jake Heggie: Camille Claudel: Into the Fire Movement 1: Rodin Joyce DiDonato, soprano; Brentano String Quartet Album: Into the Fire (Live at Wigmore Hall) Erato Music: 4:27

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Russian Easter Festival Overture Oregon Symphony; Carlos Kalmar, conductor Oregon Symphony, Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, Portland, OR Music: 16:25

Piano Puzzler: This week's contestant is Steven B. from Honolulu, Hawaii Music: 7:12

Modest Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition: Promenade Philadelphia Orchestra; Eugene Ormandy, conductor Album: Greatest Hits: Trumpet Sony 45525 Music: 1:35 (excerpt)

Josef Haydn: Quartet in B minor, Op. 64 No. 2 Brentano String Quartet Spivey Hall, Clayton State University, Morrow, GA Music: 18:55

Carlos Salzedo: Bolero and Rumba Yolanda Kondonassis, harp Album: Salzedo's Harp Telarc 80691 Music: 4:28

Antonin Dvorak: Slavonic Dances for Piano, Four Hands (selections) Michael Brown, piano; Wu Han, piano U of GA Performing Arts Center / CMSLC, Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall, UGA Performing Arts Center, Athens, GA Music: 18:00

Enrique Crespo: Vals Peruano Canadian Brass Rockport Music, Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport, MA Music: 3:32

Jennifer Higdon: Harp Concerto Yolanda Kondonassis, harp; Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra; Ward Stare, conductor Album: American Rapture Azica 71327 Music: 21:11

 

16:00 CLASSICAL MUSIC with Bill O’Connell

15:57:13  Richard Wagner: Die Meistersinger: Act 3 Quintet    Theo Adam, bass Dresden State Orchestra Herbert von Karajan Warner 86211 5:27

16:06:25  Richard Wagner: The Flying Dutchman: Spinning Chorus    Dagmar Pecková, soprano Dresden State Orchestra Silvio Varviso Philips 422410 3:45

16:13:09  Sergei Rachmaninoff: Adagio from Symphony No. 2 Op 27    Russian National Orchestra Mikhail Pletnev DeutGram 439888 12:12

16:27:57  John Philip Sousa: March 'The Liberty Bell'     Nonpareil Wind Band Timothy Foley EMI 54130 3:38

16:30:07  John Philip Sousa: March 'The Liberty Bell'     Nonpareil Wind Band Timothy Foley EMI 54130 3:38

16:34:56  Johann Sebastian Bach: Partita No. 2: Sinfonia  BWV 826 Simone Dinnerstein, piano   Sony 798943 5:04

16:42:29  Heinrich Marschner: The Falconer's Bride: Overture Op 65    Slovak State Philharmonic Alfred Walter MarcoPolo 223342 7:45

16:52:54  Nikolai Kapustin: Pastoral Op 40 # 6 John Salmon, piano   Naxos 570532 2:31

16:57:55  Richard Wagner: Die Meistersinger: Prize Song    Dale Clevenger, horn Chicago Symphony Daniel Barenboim Teldec 24224 2:40

17:04:21  Richard Wagner: Lohengrin: Act 1 Prelude     Cleveland Orchestra Franz Welser-Möst DeutGram 4778773 7:16

17:14:57  Franz Liszt: Hungarian Rhapsody No. 4 for Orchestra  S 359/4  Budapest Festival Orchestra Iván Fischer DeutGram 4779525 10:02

17:26:55  Giles Farnaby: Suite of Six Dances     Philip Jones Brass Ensemble  Decca 807 7:51

17:39:44  Richard Strauss: Four Last Songs: Beim Schlafengehn    Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, soprano Berlin Radio Symphony George Szell EMI 56241 5:19

17:46:44  Richard Strauss: Scherzo from Piano Sonata Op 5   David Golub, piano   Arabesque 6664 2:48

17:52:51  Camille Saint-Saëns: Samson et Dalila: Bacchanale     Orchestra of Paris Daniel Barenboim DeutGram 4796018 7:10

 

18:00 BBC NEWS; DINNER CLASSICS

18:08:30  Richard Wagner: Die Meistersinger: Act 3 Suite     BBC National Orch of Wales Mark Wigglesworth BBC 63 18:14

18:28:12  Richard Wagner: Tannhäuser: Pilgrims' Chorus    Atlanta Symphony Chorus Men Atlanta Symphony Robert Shaw Telarc 80333 4:55

18:35:10  Richard Wagner: Lohengrin: Act 3 Prelude     Vienna Philharmonic Franz Welser-Möst Sony 544071 3:14

18:40:28  Richard Wagner: The Ring Without Words: Finale     Berlin Philharmonic Lorin Maazel Telarc 80154 9:26

18:51:30  Richard Wagner: Das Rheingold: Entry of the Gods into Valhalla     Cleveland Orchestra George Szell CBS 46286 6:33

 

19:00 SYMPHONY AT SEVEN with John Simna

19:01:55  Richard Wagner: Tristan und Isolde: Prelude & Liebestod     Cleveland Orchestra George Szell CBS 46286 16:54

19:21:28  Johannes Brahms: Concerto for Violin & Cello Op 102   Gil Shaham, violin Berlin Philharmonic Claudio Abbado DeutGram 469529 33:53

 

20:00 CLEVELAND OVATIONS: CIM Live - recorded Friday 4/12 Severance Hall; Cleveland Institute of Music Orchestra, Robert Spano, conductor

Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 5 in C-sharp minor

21:34:49  Richard Strauss: Intermezzo: Four Symphonic Interludes     Vienna Philharmonic André Previn DeutGram 437790 23:42

 

22:00 THE BLACK ARTS with A. Grace Lee Mims: recordings by Miles Davis, trumpet

 

23:00 QUIET HOUR with Rob Grier

23:01:24  Richard Wagner: Siegfried: Forest Murmurs     Cleveland Orchestra George Szell CBS 46286 6:53

23:08:18  Edward MacDowell: Woodland Sketches: To a Wild Rose Op 51 # 1 Claire Jones, harp London Mozart Players Stuart Morley Silva 6051 3:17

23:11:35  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Andante from Divertimento for Strings K 138  K 138  Cuarteto Casals  Harm Mundi 987060 5:18

23:18:35  Edvard Grieg: Holberg Suite: Sarabande Op 40    Ohio Philharmonic Domenico Boyagian Centaur 3311 4:12

23:22:47  Ralph Vaughan Williams: The Lark Ascending    Iona Brown, violin Academy St. Martin in Fields Sir Neville Marriner Decca 414595 16:03

23:39:30  Franz Schubert: Impromptu No. 3  D 899/3 Vassily Primakov, piano   Bridge 9327 6:07

23:45:37  Stephen Foster: Beautiful Dreamer    Kyle Bielfield, tenor   Delos 3445 2:57

23:48:34  Sergei Rachmaninoff: Largo from Piano Concerto No. 4 Op 40   Simon Trpceski, piano Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Vasily Petrenko Avie 2191 7:33

23:56:39  Erik Satie: Gnossienne No. 3    Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano   Decca 470290 3:19

 

 

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