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Playlists for June 17-21: Intimate Voices: Reflections on a Life in the String Quartet Business

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Monday

Smetana: String Quartet #1 In E Minor, From My Life, I (excerpt) 
Juilliard Quartet
Sony 63302
2:10

Brahms: String Quartet #2 In A Minor, Op. 51/2, I
Juilliard Quartet
Sony 66285     
13:19.   

Carter: String Quartet #2 (excerpt)
Juilliard Quartet
Sony 47229
8:07

Ravel: String Quartet In F, II
Juilliard Quartet
Sony 62712
6:33

Haydn: String Quartet In D, Op. 20/4, III 
Juilliard Quartet
Sony 62712
1:36

Bartók: String Quartet #5, SZ 102, III
Juilliard Quartet
Sony 62712
5:06

Mendelssohn: String Quartet #2 In A Minor, Op. 13, III
Juilliard Quartet
Sony 60579
5:19

Tuesday

Brahms: String Quartet No.3 in B-flat Major, Op. 67, III
Juilliard String Quartet
Sony 66285
8:47

Beethoven: Quartet No. 14 In C-sharp Minor, Op. 131
  I. Adagio, Ma Non Troppo e Molto Espressivo
  II. Allegro Molto Vivace
Juilliard String Quartet
CBS 37873
6:21, 3:03

Schoenberg: Verklärte Nacht, Op. 4
  Sehr Langsam Breiter Schwer Betont: Schwer Betont
  Sehr Breit und Langsam
  Sehr ruhig
Juilliard String Quartet w/ Walter Trampler, vla.; Yo-Yo Ma, vc.
Sony 62709

Sibelius: String Quartet in D minor, Op. 56, Voces Intimae
  V. Allegro
Juilliard String Quartet
Sony 48193
6:24

Wednesday

Beethoven: String Quartet Op.59 No. 1, Rasumovsky, I (excerpt)
Emerson String Quartet
DG 447075
1:16

Edwin Finckel/Boyd Raeburn: Boyd Meets Stravinsky (excerpt)
Boyd Raeburn Band
Storyville
1:26

Ann Ronell, arr. E. Finckel: Variations on a Theme: Willow Weep for Me
Finckel, vc.; Wu Han p.
Artistled 19902
7:16

Bach, arr. Finckel: Adagio from Toccata in C minor
Finckel Cello Quartet
non-commercial
3:11

Saint-Saëns: Concerto No. 1 for Cello & Orchestra
Orchestra; Rostropovich, vc.
19:48

Rachmaninoff: “O never sing to me again”
Rostropovich, p.; Galina Vishnevskaya, s.
DG 471620
5:21

Dvorák: Trio in f, Op. 65, Poco Adagio
Wu Han, p.; Philip Setzer, v.; David Finckel, vc.
Artistled 11201
8:56

Thursday

J.S. Bach: Sonata for Solo Violin, BWV 1001, Presto 
Oscar Shumsky, v.
Nimbus 2557
3:39

Ernö Dohnányi: Ruralia Hungarica
Oscar Shumsky, v.; Seymore Lipkin, p.
Private collection
5:38

Franz Schubert: “Du Bist Die Ruh”, D. 776
  “Sei Mir Gegrüsst”, Op. 20/1, D 741
Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, bar.; Gerald Moore, p.
EMI 69503
8:13

Beethoven: Quartet In C, Op. 59/3 Rasumovsky
  III. Menuetto: Grazioso 
  IV. Allegro Molto
Guarneri Quartet
RCA 60457
10:51

Béla Bartók: String Quartet No. 4, Sz. 91, I, III 
Juilliard String Quartet 
Sony 63264
5:48, 5:13

Béla Bartók: String Quartet No. 4, Sz. 91, III
Emerson String Quartet
DG 423657
5:13

Franz Schubert: Quintet for Strings in C Major, IV
Emerson String Quartet; M. Rostropovich, vc.
DG 289 459 151
9:16

Friday

Mozart: Quartet in C Major, Dissonance, KV 465 (excerpt)
Emerson String Quartet
DG 427657
1:54

Brahms: Piano Quartet in C minor, Op. 60, III
Gilbert Kalish, p.; Jennifer Frautschi, v.; Paul Neubauer, vla.; David Finckel, vc.
8:55

A. Scriabin: Piano Sonata No. 4 in F-sharp Major, Op. 30
Wu Han, piano
Artistled 10701
8:17

D. Shostakovich: Quartet No. 8, IV & V
Emerson String Quartet
DG 459670
8:21

Beethoven: String Quartet #13 In B-Flat, Op. 130
  V. Cavatina, Adagio Molto (excerpt)
  VI. Grosse Fuge, Espressivo (Op. 133), excerpt

Emerson String Quartet
DG 447075-04
6:33

Dvorák: Cello Concerto In B Minor, Op. 104, Finale
Taipei Symphony Orchestra/Felix Chiu-Sen Chen; David Finckel, vc.
ArtistLed B000SVIXNC
12:06

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Playlists for June 10-14: An Invitation to the Dance, Part III

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Monday

Tchaikovsky: Sleeping Beauty (excerpts)
Philharmonia Orch/Lanchbery
CFP 575 7592
1:56, 1:45, 1:27

Fibich: Poem
Trondheim SO/Nilson; Tellefson, v.
Simax 1158
3:45

Rubinstein: The Demon
Slovak Philharmonic Bratislava/Halasz
Marco Polo 8.220451
9:21

Ravel: L’enfant et les Sortilèges (excerpts)
LSO/Previn
DG 457589
2:27, 2:24

Stravinsky: Song of the Nightingale, III
CSO/Reiner
RCA 68168
12:02

Stravinsky: Apollon musagète (excerpts)
Concertgebouw Orch/Chailly
Lon 473731
11:14

Bob & Ray: Dance Contest excerpt
2:32

Tuesday

Satie: Jack-in-the-Box (excerpts)
Legrand, p.
Apex 41380
5:25

Strauss: Josephslegende, Op. 63
Dresden Staatskapelle/Kempe
EMI 73614
6:44

Poulenc: Aubade for Piano and 18 Instruments
ORTF/Dutoit; Rogé, p.
Lon 452937
12:38

Tchaikovsky: Serenade for Strings, I & II
Moscow Soloists/Bashmet
RCA 60368
8:45

Stravinsky: The Fairy’s Kiss (excerpts)
Orchestre de Paris/Bychkov
Phil 432145
13:12, 2:16

Wednesday

Stravinsky: Jeu de Cartes (finale)
CSO/Solti
Lon 443775
8:01

Rodgers: Slaughter on 10th Ave. fr. On Your Toes
RCA Symphony Orch/Rabinowitz; Wild, p.
Ivory Classics 70801
9:14

Stravinsky: Circus Polka
LPO/Mackerras
Classics for Pleasure 73441
3:37

J.S. Bach: Double Violin Concerto in d minor, BWV 1043, I & II
NY Phil/Mehta; Stern & Perlman, vlns.
Sony 66471
10:53, :23

J.S. Bach: Double Violin Concerto in d minor, BWV 1043, II (excerpt)
Academia Bizantina/Chiarappa
Denon 17007
:23

Bizet: Symphony in C Major, III & IV
ORTF/Ozawa
EMI 86089
12:20

Bob & Ray: Dance Contest excerpt
:39

Thursday

Mozart: Divertmento in B-flat Major, K. 287, V (excerpt)
Camerata Academica des Mozarteums Salzburg/Végh
Cap 10271
1:41

Hindemith: The Four Temperaments I-III + IV (excerpt)
NY City Ballet Orch/Irving; Boelzner, p.
Nonesuch 79135
1:15, 17:08

Stravinsky: Orpheus (excerpts)
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 459644-2
17:55, 2:48

Mozart: Divertmento in B-flat Major, K. 287, V & VI
Camerata Academica des Mozarteums Salzburg/Végh
Cap 10271
10:44

Friday

Tchaikovsky: Nutcracker (excerpt)
Kirov Orch/Gergiev
Phil 462114
2:00

Ravel: Le Tombeau de Couperin, I
LSO/Abbado
DG 423665
3:00

Ravel: Sonatine, II
de Larrocha, p.
RCA 60985
3:00

Ravel: Tzigane
LSO/Abbado; Accardo, v.
DG 469184
9:52

Webern: Five Pieces for Orchestra, Op. 10
Ensemble Intercontemporain/Boulez
DG 457637
4:28

Stravinsky: Agon (excerpts)
NY City Ballet Orch/Irving
Nonesuch 79135
9:09

Gottschalk: Grand Tarantelle for Piano & Orchestra
Utah Symphony Orch/Abravanel; Nibley, p.
Van 1181
7:25

Ives: In the Night
Philharmonia Orch/Farberman
1:55

Tchaikovsky: Nutcracker (excerpts)
Kirov Orch/Gergiev
Phil 462114
7:48, 1:19

Bob & Ray: Dance Contest excerpt
1:49

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Playlists for June 3-7: Outward Bound

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Monday

Liszt: Années de Pèlerinage, 1st year (excerpt)
Hough, p.
Hyp 67424
1:01

Vaughan Williams: “The Vagabond” from Songs of Travel
Terfel, bs. bar.; Martineau, p.
DG 445946
3:14

Vaughan Williams: Symphony No. 1, A Sea Symphony, I
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra & Chorus/Spano
Telarc 80588
17:28

Hovhaness: Symphony No. 2, Mysterious Mountain, Op. 132
American Composer’s Orchestra/Davies
Nimbus 2512
16:17

Grieg: Mountaineer’s Tune
English Chamber Orch/Langford; Petri, rec.
2:30

Mozart: Cosi fan Tutti, Act I finale
Chamber Orchestra of Europe/Solti; von Otter, ms.; Scarabelli, s.; Fleming, s.; Bär, bar.; Lopardo, ten.; Pertusi, bar.
8:22

Tuesday

Villa-Lobos: Vocalise fr. Forest of the Amazon (excerpt)
Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra/Heller; Fleming, s.
Delos 1037
:59

Strauss: Alpine Symphony, Op. 64
Vienna Phil/Previn
Telarc 80211
22:10, 26:10

Villa-Lobos: Bachiana Brasileira No. 2, The Little Train of the Brazilian Countryman
Simon Bolivar SO of Venezuela/Mata
Dorian 90179
4:24

Wednesday

Ives: Concord Sonata (excerpts)
Denk, p.
Live from the 2008 Gilmore Festival
:32, :25

Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 in F Major, Pastoral, Op. 68, I
Vienna Phil/Abbado
DG 419779
13:23, 2:24

Ireland: “Sea Fever”
Terfel, bs. bar.; Martineau, p.
DG B0004216
2:16

Berlioz: Le Corsaire, Op. 21 (after The Red Rover of J.F. Cooper)
LSO/Davis
Phil 456149
8:34

Sibelius: The Ocenides, Op. 73
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra/Rattle
EMI 47515
10:31

Vaughan Williams: Hebrides fr. Costal Command
Philharmonia Orch/Alwyn
Silva 1011
1:35

Keel: Trade Winds
Terfel, bs. bar.; Martineau, p.
DG B0004216
2:09

Vaughan Williams: Sea Songs
Northern Sinfonia/Hickox
EMI 49770
3:50

arr. Pine, Fraser: Medley of Scots Tunes
Pine, Fraser, vlns.
Cedille 90000053
5:54

Thursday

Wagner: Pilgrims’ Chorus; “Beglückt darf nun dich”
Wiener Staatsopernchor, Braun, t. Dernesch, ms.
Vienna Phil/Solti
Decca 289466 075-2
5:03

Bizet: Carmen; Ecoute, Ecoute, Compagnon, Ecoute
Orchestre Du Theatre National De L’Opera/Prêtre; Callas, s.; Gedda, t.
EMI 56281
4:01

Berlioz: Harold en Italie, op. 16, 3. Sérénade
London Symphony Orchestra/Davis; Imai, vla.
Phillips 456-143
6:38

Morricone: Marco Polo; Main Theme
Roma Sinfonietta/ Morricone; Yo-Yo Ma, c.
Sony 93456
3:24

Mahler: Das Lied von der Erde: VI. Der Abschied (excerpt)
New Philharmonia Orchestra/ Klemperer; Ludwig, s.
EMI 74523
29:25
1:08

Friday

Smetana: Vltava (The Moldau)
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra/Kubelìk
Supraphon 1997
11:40

Cohen/Smetana: Israel Nation Anthem; Hatikvah (excerpt)
Anthems of all Nations
Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
Label/ Archvie: Folkways Records (1956}
:59

Villa-Lobos: Sails; Forest of the Amazon
Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra/Heller; Fleming, s.
Delos 1037
3:21

Villa-Lobos: On the way to the Hunt Forest of the Amazon: (excerpt)
Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra/Heller; Fleming, s.;
Delos 1037
:40

Ferde Grofe: The Grand Canyon Suite
  I. Sunrise
  II. Painted Desert
  III. On the Trail
  IV. Sunset
  V. Cloudburst

Philadelphia Orchestra/Ormandy; Carroll, vln,,; Smith, celesta
Sony SBK 62402
32:44

Evans: “Nature Boy like tune”
Bill Evans,p.
Practice Tape no.1
E3 ASIN: B00004SYUP
1:44

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Playlists for May 27-31: Music in Time of War

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Monday

Haydn: Paukenmesse (Mass in Time of War)
Monteverdi Choir & English Baroque Soloists/Gardiner
Phil B0000032
37:50

Beethoven: Wellington’s Victory, I
LSO/Dorati
Merc 434360
8:16

Kodaly: The Battle and Defeat of Napoleon fr. Hary Janos
Philharmonia Orchestra/Leinsdorf
EMI 65923
3:42

Tuesday

Tchaikovksky: Ouverture solennelle “1812”, Op. 49
New York Phil/Bernstein
Sony 47634
15:29

Prokofiev: Battle on the Ice fr. Alexander Nevsky
London Symphony Orchestra/Abbado
DG 447419
12:00

Shostakovich: Symphony No. 13, Babi Yar, I
CSO/Solti; w/ a reading by Anthony Hopkins
Lon 444791
19:41

Wednesday

Billings: Chester
Gregg Smith Singers & Ensemble
MMG 10052
1:57

Schuman: Chester fr. New England Triptych
St. Louis Symphony Orchestra/Slatkin
RCA 61282
2:57

Ives: Three Places in New England, I
San Francisco Symphony/Thomas
RCA 63703
8:50

Gould: An American Salute
Boston Pops/Fiedler
RCA 6806
4:09

Vaughan Williams: Dona Nobis Pacem (excerpts)
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Chorus/Shaw
Tel 80479
10:57

Traditional: 26th Regiment Quickstep
American Brass Quintet
New World 80608
1:39

Barber: Commando March
Cleveland Symphonic Winds/ Fennell
Tel 80099
3:16

Rodgers: Victory at Sea, I
Cincinnati Pops/Kunzel
Tel 80175
5:07

Kernis: Symphony No. 2, I
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra/Wolff
Argo 448900
6:13

Mandel: Theme from M*A*S*H (Suicide is Painless)
Bill Evans Trio
Warner Bros 3504
4:58

Thursday

Vaughan Williams Symphony No. 3, Pastoral, II & III
LSO/Previn
RCA 89827
15:45

Britten: War Requiem (excerpts)
LSO/Britten
Lon 414383
35:15

Friday

Butterworth: “Loveliest of Trees” & “The Lads in Their Hundreds” fr. Shropshire Lad
Terfel, bs bar.; Martineau, p.
DG 445946
2:36, 2:19

Britten: War Requiem (excerpts)
LSO/Britten
Lon 414383
25:57, 22:42

Harris: When Johnny Comes Marching Home
Zimdars, p.
Albany 105
1:46

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Playlists for May 20-24: Wagner’s Ring Cycle

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Monday

Weber: Overture fr. Der Freischütz (excerpt)
Berlin Phil/Karajan
EMI 64629
:57
Purchase

Wagner: Das Rheingold (excerpts)
Vienna Phil/Solti
Lon 445 556-2
8:30, 2:18, 6:09, 2:30, 1:35, 4:33, 2:22, :32, 1:16, 1:07, 3:53, 6:15, 3:03
Purchase

Tuesday

Wagner: Die Walküre (excerpts)
NY Met Opera Chorus & Orchestra/Levine
DG 471678
1:56, :15, :48, 1:13, 14:50, 2:57, 2:03, 1:10, :33, 5:48, 3:07, :36, 1:38, 1:15, 15:31
Purchase

Wednesday

Wagner: Die Walküre (excerpts)
NY Met Opera Chorus & Orchestra/Levine
DG 471678
3:09, 3:51, 5:37, 9:13, 24:22
Purchase

Wagner: Forest Murmurs fr. Siegfried
Cleveland Orchestra/Szell
CBS 46286
4:37
Purchase

Thursday

Wagner: Siegfried (excerpts)
Vienna Phil/Solti
Lon 455564
5:04, :39, 2:46, :40, 1:08
Purchase

Wagner: Siegfried (excerpt)
NY Met Opera Chorus & Orchestra/Levine; Landsman, hn.
DG 471678
5:44
Purchase

Wagner: Seigfried, Act III (excerpts)
Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orch/Pappano; Domingo, t.; Voigt, s.
EMI 57004 2
7:08, 7:45
Purchase

Wagner: Dawn & Siegfried’s Rhine Journey fr. Götterdämmerung
Philadelphia Orch/Ormandy
RCA 61850
13:02
Purchase

Friday

Wagner: Götterdämmerung (excerpts)
Vienna Phil/Solti
Lon 455569
2:25, 17:21, 24:43
Purchase

Anna Russell: The Ring of the Nibelungs- An Analysis (excerpt)
Sony 47252
8:10
Purchase

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Playlists for May 6-10: Schubertiade II

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Monday

Schubert: Hungarian Melody in b minor, D. 817
Brendel, p.
Phi 422229
2:19

Schubert: Sonata in D Major, D. 384
Shaham, v.; Söllscher, g.
DG 471568
14:31

Schubert: “Der Wanderer” D. 489/493
Maltman, bar.; Johnson, p.
Hyp 33032
6:02

Schubert: Fantasy in C Major, D. 760, Wanderer
Brendel, p.
Vox 3041
20:59

Schubert: Sonatina for Violin and Piano in a minor, D. 385- Allegro
Stoltzman, cl.; Goode, p.
RCA 6772
6:56

Schubert: Sonata for Piano in a minor, D. 537 (excerpt)
Haefliger, p.
Avie 47
1:10

Tuesday

Schubert: Sonata for Piano in a minor, D. 537, I + excerpts
Haefliger, p.
Avie 47
8:25, :53, :30

Schubert: Sonata for Piano in a minor, D. 845, I
Goode, p.
None 79271
10:59

Mahler: Symphony No. 6 in a minor (excerpt)
CSO/Solti
Lon 414674
:59

Schubert: Sonata for Piano in a minor, D. 784
Pires, p.
DG 427769
23:19

Schubert: “Unser Alles Grosspapa”
London Schubert Chorale/Layton
Hyp 33032
:44

Schubert: Ländler No. 1 in E-flat and Länder No. 2 in A-flat, D. 814
Eschenbach & Franz, pnos.
EMI 69770
1:48

Wednesday

Schubert: Hungarian Melody in b minor, D. 817
Brendel, p.
Phi 422229
3:22

Schubert: “Der Lindenbaum”, “Frühling-straum”, “Die Post” & “Der Leiermann” fr. Winterreise, D. 911
Quasthoff, bar.; Spencer, p.
RCA 63147
18:30

Schubert: Symphony No. 5 in B-flat Major, D. 485
Chamber Orchestra of Europe/Abbado
DG 423651
28:34

Thursday

Schubert: Fantasie in C Major, D. 934
Kremer, v.; Afanassiev, p.
DG 431654
25:37

Schubert: Klavierstücke No. 1 in E-flat minor, D. 946
Schiff, p.
Lon 425638
7:44

Schubert: Adagio in E-flat Major, D. 897, Notturno
Beaux Arts Trio
Phi 412620
10:23

Schubert: “Der Doppelganger” & “Die Taubenpost” fr. Schwanenesang, D. 965
Hagegård, bar.; Ax, p.
RCA 5476
8:15

Friday

Schubert: “Der Geistertanz”, D. 494
London Schubert Chorale/Layton
Hyp 33032
1:43

Schubert: String Quartet No. 15 in G Major, D. 887
Emerson String Quartet
DG 459151
27:20, 17:20

Schubert: “Ständchen” fr. Schwanengesang, D. 957
Hagegård, bar.; Ax, p.
RCA 5476
3:49

Schubert: Sonatina in a minor, D. 385, I
Stoltzman, cl.; Goode, p.
RCA 6772
4:34

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Playlists for April 29 – May 3: Cello Concertos

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Monday

Prokofiev: Sinfonia Concertante, Op. 12 (excerpt)
Russian Nat’l Orch/Pletnev; Maisky, vc.
DG 449821
:52

Haydn: Cello Concerto No. 2 in D Major (excerpt)
Tafelmusik/Lamon; Bylsma
HM 7757-2
1:24

Vivaldi: Cello Concerto in a minor, RV 418
Tafelmusik/Lamon; Bylsma
Sony 48044
9:47

Leo: Cello Concerto in D Major, II
Ensemble Strumentale; Bonucci, vc.
Koch Europa 350-263
4:54

Boccherini: Cello Concerto No. 9 in B-flat Major
Philharmonia Orch/Giulini; Starker, vc.
EMI 68745
22:16, :38

Haydn: Cello Concerto No. 2 in D Major, II & III
Tafelmusik/Lamon; Bylsma
HM 7757-2
10:29

Tuesday

Schumann: Cello Concerto in a minor, Op. 129
Westphalian Symphony Orch/Landau; Varga, vc.
Vox 5027
24:08

Kraft: Cello Concerto in C Major, III
Tafelmusik/Lamon; Bylsma, vc.
HM 7757
5:57

Saint-Saëns: Cello Concerto No. 1 in a minor, Op. 33
City of Birmingham Sym Orch/Frémaux; Tortelier, vc.
EMI 69386
18:27

Wednesday

Lalo: Cello Concerto in d minor, II
ORTF Nat’l Orch/Maazel; Ma, vc.
CBS 35848
6:19

Brahms: Concerto in a minor for Violin & Violoncello, III
Philadelphia Orch/Ormandy; Heifetz, v.; Feuermann, vc.
RCA 61736
7:34, 2:24

Tchaikovsky: Variations on a Rococo Theme, Op. 96
Oslo Phil/Jansons; Mørk, vc.
Virgin 63287
18:33

Strauss: Don Quixote (excerpts)
Met Opera Orchestra/Levine; Grossman, vc.
DG 447762
15:55

Thursday

Strauss: Don Quixote (excerpts)
Cleveland Orch/Szell; Fournier, vc.
Sony 63123
12:15

Dvorák: Cello Concerto in b minor, Op. 104
Czech Philharmonic Orch/Szell; Casals, vc.
EMI 62953
11:51, 1:35

Dvorák: “Lasst Mich Allein” fr. Lieder, Op. 82
Kirchschlager, ms.; Deutsch, p.
Sony 73716
4:28

Elgar: Cello Concerto in e minor, Op. 85, IV
Philadelphia Orch/Barenboim; du Pré, vc.
Sony 60394
12:03

Barber: Cello Concerto in a minor, Op. 22, II
Baltimore Symphony/Zinman; Ma, vc.
CBS 44900
7:26

Friday

Bloch: Schelomo
Concertgebouw/Haitink; Harrell, vc.
Lon 414162
21:24

Prokofiev: Sinfonia Concertante, Op. 125, I
Russian Nat’l Orch/Pletnev; Maisky, vc.
DG 449821
10:36

Britten: Symphony for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 68
Moscow Phil/Britten; Rostropovich, vc.
EMI 62828
3:58

Shostakovich: Cello Concerto No. 1 in E-Flat Major, Op. 107, I
Zurich Tonhalle Orch/Zinman; Bohorquez, vc.
Vox 994
5:59

Villa-Lobos: Bachiana Brasiliera No. 5 (excerpt)
Cello Octet/Villa-Lobos; Sayao, s.
Sony 62355
5:00

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Playlists for April 22-26: Water Music

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Monday

Trad: “I’m Bound for the Rio Grande”
Robert Shaw Chorale/Shaw
RCA 09026-63528
2:20

Handel: Water Music, Suite No. 1 in F Major
Vienna Concentus Musicus/Harnoncourt
Teld 4509-93668
28:07, :24

Handel: Water Music, Suite No. 1 in F Major (excerpt)
Philadelphia Orchestra/Ormandy
CBS 6095
:43

Ravel: Ondine
Ashkenazy, p.
Lon 410255
6:25

Wagner: Der fliegende Holländer: Overture
CSO/Solti
Lon 071201
11:32

Tuesday

Bax: Tintagel
Ulster Orch/Thomson
Chan 8312
15:00

Elgar: Sea Pictures (excerpt)
LSO/Barbirolli; J. Baker, ms.
EMI 56219
5:04

Delius: Summer Night on the River
LPO/Handley
Chan 8330
7:03

Vaughan Williams: A Sea Symphony (excerpt)
LPO/Boult
EMI 47212
19:!5

Wednesday

Mendelssohn: Hebrides Overture
Royal Scottish National Orch/Gibson
Chan 6538
10:10

Bridge: The Sea
Royal Liverpool Orch/Groves
EMI 69870
20:45

Britten: Four Sea Interludes
Ulster Orch/Handley
Chan 8473
15:36

Mahler: Sym. No. 6 (excerpt)
CSO/Solti
Lon 414674
6:00

Thursday

Smetana: Vlatava
Czech Phil/Neumann
Supraphon 0711
12:37

Liadov: The Enchanted Lake
LSO/Jarvi
Chan 7047
20:45

Trad.: Swansea Town Shenendoah
Robert Shaw Chorale/Shaw
RCA 09026-63528
7:34

Argento: The Lake at Night
Patrice Michaels
Cedille 90000 029
3:55

Simon and Garfunkel: Bridge over Troubled Water
Simon and Garfunkel
Warner Bros 3654
4:49

Friday

Handel: Water Music
Concentus Musicus/Harnoncourt
Teld 4509-93668
20:07

Debussy: La Mer
ORTF/Martinon
EMI 69587
24:28

Jobim: Waters of March
Elise & Tom
3:30

Ravel: Ondine (excerpt)
Ashkenazy, p.
Lon 410255
5:42

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Playlists for April 15-19: Roaring ’20s

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Monday

Carpenter: Skyscrapers (excerpts)
LSO/Klein
EMI 49263
2:30, 4:31

Sessions: Dance, Dirge & Finale fr. Black Maskers
Juilliard Orchestra/Zukofsky
New World 368
13:59

Varese: Octandre
Chicago Pro Musica
Reference Records #29
7:14

Antheil: Airplane Sonata
Verbit, p.
Albany Records #146
6:01

Antheil: Jazz Symphony (excerpt)
New World Symphony/Tilson Thomas
RCA 68798
3:29

Gershwin: Concerto in F (excerpt)
San Francisco Symphony/Tilson Thomas; Ohlsson, p.
RCA 68931
6:48

Ellington: Creole Love Call (excerpt)
The Duke Ellington Orchestra
Sony 065841
1:40

Tuesday

Piston: Three Pieces for Flute, Clarinet & Bassoon, I & II
Members of the Bohem Quintette
Premier 1006
6:46

Copland: Music for the Theatre (excerpts)
St. Paul Chamber Orchestra/Wolff
Teld 2292-46314
13:16

Thomson: “Susie Asado”
Armstrong, s.
Northeastern 250
1:41

Thomson: “Capital Capitals”
Kirby, Kelley, Sylvan, & Ripley, soloists
Northeastern 250
1:55

Cowell: Aeolian Harp
Feinberg, p.
Argo 436752
2:06

Still: Land of Romance from Africa
Oldham, p.
Koch 7084
7:32

Ruggles: Men and Mountains, III
Cleveland Orchestra/von Dohnanyi
Decca 443776

Kern: “Ol’ Man River” fr. Showboat
Robeson, bar.
3:52

Wednesday

Milhaud: La Création du Monde
Lyon Opera Orchestra/Nagano
Era 2292-45820
16:23

Satie: Parade
LSO/Dorati
Polygram 434335
14:24

Ravel: Concerto for Piano in G Major, II
Orchestre de Paris/Martinon; Ciccolini, p.
EMI 69568
10:52

Ibert: Divertissement (excerpts)
Ulster Orchestra/Tortelier
Chandos 9023
3:33

Ravel: Violin Sonata (excerpt)
Oistrahk, v.; Frida Bauer, p.
Phillips 420777-2
4:14

Thursday

Stravinsky: Capriccio for Piano & Orchestra, I
Berlin RSO/Ashkenazy; Mustonen, p.
Lon 440229
6:20

Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 3, I
Berlin Phil/Abbado; Argerich, p.
DG 415062
8:54

Bartók: Sonata for Violin and Piano No. 2, I
Kremer, v.; Maisenberg, p.
Teld 0630-13597
8:49

Tailleferre: Ballade for Piano & Orchestra
Orchestra of Radio Luxembourg/Froment; Marciano, p.
Vox 8157
14:18

Poulenc: Les Biches, II & V
French National Orchestra/Dutoit
Lon 440229
7:15

Friday

Hindemith: Kammermusik No. 1
Royal Concertge-bouw/Chailly
Lon 433816
14:58

Kreisler: String Quartet in a minor, I
Kennedy, v., Furniss, v., Hawkes, vla., Dale, vc.
Angel 56626
9:17

Schoenberg: Begleitmusik zu einer Lichtspielszene (excerpt)
Chamber Orchestra of Europe/Holliger
Teld 9031-77314
2:35

Berg: Wozzeck: Act III, Scene 1
Met Opera Orchestra/Levine; Fleming, s.
Sony 53959
5:31

Weill: Three Penny Opera (excerpts)
Chicago Pro Musica
Ref 2102
9:31

Weill/Gershwin: “My Ship” from Lady in the Dark
Upshaw, s.
Nonesuch 79345
2:42

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Playlists for April 8-12: The Symphony Part VII (Russian)

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Monday

Anton Rubinstein: Symphony No. 1 in F major, Op. 40, I, II, IV
Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra (Kosice)/Stankovsky
Naxos 8.555476
:52, 2:43, 9:07
Purchase

Rubinstein: Symphony No. 2 in C Major, Op. 42, Ocean, I, IV, VI, VII
Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra/Gunzenhauser
Marco Polo 8.220449
11:47, 24:31, 1:38
Purchase

Rubenstein: Kamennoi-Ostrow Op. 10, No. 22
Josef Lhévinne, p
Masters of the roll Disc. 16: James Stewart Music (Amazon)
1:38 excerpt
Purchase

Tuesday

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Symphony No. 1, Op. 1 in E Minor, I, III
Philharmonia Orchestra/Butt
ASV 1024
9:15, 5:00
Purchase

Mily Balakirev: Symphony 1 in C, I (excerpt), II (excerpt), III
Philharmonia Orchestra/Karajan
EMI 63316
1:22, 1:07, 3:47, 6:44, :36
Purchase

Rimsky-Korsakov: Symphony #2 In F Sharp Minor, Op. 9, Antar, I, IV, II (excerpt at end of program)
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra/Maazel
Telarc 80131
12:44, 8:20, 1:48
Purchase

Wednesday

Alexander Borodin: Polovtsian Dances from Prince Igor (excerpt)
Chicago Symphony Orchestra/Ozawa
EMI 47617
1:27
Purchase

Borodin: Symphony No. 1, I, IV
Toronto Symphony Orchestra/Davis
Sony 62406
:39, 13:18
Purchase

Borodin: Symphony #2 in B Minor
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra/Kubelik
Seraphim 69021
27:10, 1:08
Purchase

Borodin (completed post. by Glazunov): Symphony No. 3, I
Toronto Symphony Orchestra/Davis
Sony 62406
8:04
Purchase

Thursday

Alexander Glazunov: Symphony No. 1 in E major, Op. 5, Slavyanskaya, I
Royal Scottish National Orchestra/Serebrier
Warner 2564-68904-2
10:11
Purchase

Glazunov: Symphony No. 7 in F Maj, Op. 77, Pastoral, II & III
Royal Scottish National Orchestra/Serebrier
Warner 2564-63236-2
16:46
Purchase

Reinhold Gliere: Russian Sailor’s Dance from The Red Poppy (excerpt)
Philadelphia Orchestra/Ormandy
CBS 45659
:28
Purchase

Gliere: Symphony No. 3 in B minor, Op. 42, Ilya Muromets, I & III
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra/Downes
Chandos 9041
15:11
Purchase

Sergei Lyapunov: Symphony No. 2 in B-flat minor, Op. 66
USSR Symphony Orchestra/Svetlanov
Melodiya 10 00173
6:59
Purchase

Friday

Alexander Scriabin: Symphony No. 2 in C minor, Op. 29, III, IV, V
USSR Symphony Orchestra/Svetlanov
RDCD 11057
2:21, 13:25, 2:49
Purchase

Scriabin: Symphony No. 3 in C minor, Op. 43, The Divine Poem: I. Introduction & III. Jeu Divin
Philadelphia Orchestra/Muti
EMI 49115
35:53
Purchase

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