Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Sunday Morning Classical Radio 11/30/14
“Dead White Guys” on WCBN FM
Potentials & probabilities to include:

Les espaces du sommeil {Sleep’s Spaces}
poetry by Robert Desnos, set by Witold Lutoslawski
sung by Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau

Seven Dehmel Lieder
poems by Richard Dehmel
set by young Anton Webern 1899-1904

Lots more Webern:
Four Songs Op. 12 {1924}
Five Canons on Latin Texts Op. 16 {1924}
Three Traditional Rhymes Op.17 {1924}
Three Little Pieces for cello and piano Op. 11 {1924}
Lieder Op. 23 – poems by Hildegard Jone {1934}
Concerto for nine instruments Op. 24 {1934}

String Quartet No. 7, Op.16 {1874}
Antonin Dvorak

Violin Sonata No.2 {1944}
Sergei Prokofiev

Piano Concerto in G minor, Op.33 {1876}
Antonin Dvorak

First Communion {piano with spoken interjections}
Gioachino Rossini

La gazza ladra {The Thieving Magpie}
overture by Gioachino Rossini {1817}

Sunday, October 26, 2014

as aired:

8 : 53 : 51 am

London Symphony Orchestra - Pierre Boulez
Orchestration of the Fugue No.2 from J.S. Bach's Musical Offering
Anton Webern: Complete Works Opp 1-31 
Sony Classical

8 : 50 : 31 am

Joao Carlos Martins - piano
Prelude & Fugue No. 36 in F minor
The Well-Tempered Clavier Book II
Concord Concerto

8 : 45 : 17 am

Robert Levin - organ
Prelude & Fugue No. 13 BWV 858
The Well-Tempered Clavier Book I
hanssler edition bachakademie

8 : 41 : 20 am

Juilliard String Quartet
Contrapunctus 6 - Im Stile francese
J.S. Bach: The Art of the Fugue
Sony Classical

8 : 02 : 44 am

Mark Bernat
Suite No. 4 in D Major
Johann Sebastian Bach: Suites for double bass
MAD Recordings

7 : 55 : 02 am

Erich Gruenburg, violin - Roger Vignoles, piano
Twelve Short Pieces for violin & pianoforte in three sets 
{assorted selection} {late October1894} 
Sir Hubert Parry: Violin Sonatas

7 : 04 : 02 am

Prague String Quartet
Cypresses {1887}
Antonin Dvorak: The String Quartets
Deutsche Grammophon

6 : 50 : 32 am

George Pieterson - clarinet
Netherlands Wind Ensemble - Edo de Waart
Ebony Concerto {1946}
Igor Stravinsky: Symphonies & Concertos 

6 : 41 : 41 am

Elisabeth Klein - piano
Collage of Fragments from Aus den Sieben Tagen {1968}
Karlheinz Stockhausen: Piano Works

6 : 31 : 16 am

Sarah Rothenberg - piano
October & November {1839}
Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel: Das Jahr
Arabesque Recordings

6 : 25 : 24 am

Cecilia Bartoli & Jean-Yves Thibaudet
Amarilli mia bella {Giulio Romolo Caccini 1614}
Live in Italy

6 : 08 : 46 am

Felicity Lott with the Scottish National Orchestra - Bryden Thomson
Les Illuminations Op.18 {texts by Arthur Rimbaud} {1938}
Benjamin Britten: Les Illuminations/Serenade

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Potentials & probabilities include:

Les Illuminations Op.18
Benjamin Britten
texts by Arthur Rimbaud
Felicity Lott

Amarilli mia bella
Giulio Romolo Caccini
Cecilia Bartoli
Jean-Yves Thibaudet
Live in Italy 1998

October & November
Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel
{composed in Rome, autumn 1839}

Collage of Fragments from
Aus den Sieben Tagen
{Karlheinz Stockhausen 1968}
assembled & realized by Elisabeth Klein

Ebony Concerto
Igor Stravinsky 1946

Antonin Dvorak 1887

Twelve Short Pieces
Sir Hubert Parry 1894

Suite No.6 in D Major BWV 1012
Johann Sebastian Bach
Mark Bernat, double bass

The Art of the Fugue
Johann Sebastian Bach
movement{s} played by the Juilliard Quartet

The Well-Tempered Clavier Book I
Prelude & Fugue played on organ
Johann Sebastian Bach

The Well-Tempered Clavier Book II
Prelude & Fugue played on piano
Johann Sebastian Bach

Ricercar from the Musical Offering
Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestrated by Anton von Webern

Sunday, September 28, 2014

Dead White Guys 9.28.14

Alfred Schnittke:

Concerto Grosso No. 1 {1977}
for two violins, harpsichord,
prepared piano & string orchestra

Gidon Kremer, Tatiana Grindenko, Yuri Smirnov,

The Chamber Orchestra of Europe - Heinrich Schiff
{Berlin, September 1988}

Deutsche Grammophon

Alban Berg:

Allegro misterioso
from the Lyric Suite {1925-26}

Arditti Quartet {London 1989}


Alfred Schnittke:

Quasi una sonata {1968}
for violin & chamber orchestra

Gidon Kremer, Yuri Smirnov,

Chamber Orchestra of Europe
{Berlin, September 1988}

Deutsche Grammophon

Antonin Dvorak: 

String Quartet No.11
in C major, Op.61 B.121
{October-November 1881}

Prager Quartet

{Prague, 1975}

Deutsche Grammophon

Johannes Brahms:

Romanze from String Quartet No.1
in C minor, Op.51 No.1 {1873}

Quartetto Italiano

{Vevey,Switzerland, August 1967}


Benjamin Britten:

Waltz from Three Divertimenti
for string quartet {1936}

Belcea Quartet {Suffolk, England 2003}

W.A. Mozart:

Andante, Menuetto & Trio
from String Quartet in F major KV 590 {1790}

Franz Schubert Quartet of Vienna {Monmouth, UK 1994}

Brilliant Classics

John Ireland:

Month's Mind {from London Pieces 1933}

John Lenehan, piano {Bristol, UK 1995}


Kurt Weill:
Song of Human Inefficiency/Mack the Knife

Livia Sohn, Benjamin Loeb {Ontario 2006}


Henry Purcell: 
Dance for the Green Men
Monkey's Dance {from the Fairy Queen}
Dido's Lament

Les Voix Humaines {Quebec 2008}


J.J. Froberger:
Tombeau de M. Blancheroche
Suite X {A minor} [excerpt]

Thurston Dart, clavichord


Louis Moreau Gottschalk:
Danza {Puerto Rico, 1857}
Bamboula {composed in a typhoid fever delirium
at Clermont-sur-L'Oise, France 1844}

Robert DeGaetano
Denver, NY 1989