Archive for the ‘Vocalise’ Category

Sep. 24 2016

Vocalise – 09/24/16

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Thanks for your financial contribution during WBJC’s fall fund drive!  You make classical and vocal music happen on this radio station! Many Happy Returns to John Rutter! 8:00 PM Giacomo Puccini               Gianni Schicchi: “O Mio Babbino Caro”   CBS/Sony   39208 COND John Pritchard ORCH London Philharmonic Orchestra SOLO Dame Kiri Te Kanawa,soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:02 PM John […]

Sep. 17 2016

Vocalise – 09/17/16

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Listen for the colorful, whimsical Michael Torke, whose music reminds me of these flowers made of glass.       8:00 PM E. de Curtis                  Torna a Surriento                       London     425 COND Giancarlo Chiaramello ORCH National Philharmonic Orch. SOLO Luciano Pavarotti, tenor 8:03 PM Johannes Brahms               Alto Rhapsody  Op 53                    DG/Archiv  431261 COND Giuseppe Sinopoli ORCH […]

Sep. 09 2016

Vocalise – 09/10/16

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Tonight’s Vocalise will be filled with some great and well known works by Britten and Strauss.  The program will end with rarely heard music by Charles Koechlin from “The Jungle Book” with the late South African tenor Johan Botha.   8:00 PM Antonin Dvorak                Songs My Mother Taught Me: Gypsy Melody London     458858 COND Sir […]

Sep. 03 2016

Vocalise – 09/03/16

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Fact is as interesting as fiction in the case of Mozart’s “Requiem!”  Hear Mozart’s last work tonight on Vocalise.   8:00 PM Ludwig van Beethoven          Die Ehre Gottes aus der Natur  Op 48   RCA/BMG    62599 COND Leopold Stokowski ORCH New Symphony Orch. of London SOLO Norman Luboff Choir ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:04 PM Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart       Requiem […]

Aug. 27 2016

Vocalise – 08/27/16

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JP will be playing some of his favorite ♥ vocal music on Vocalise! 8:00 PM Samuel Barber                 Knoxville:Summer of 1915                CBS/Sony   60899 COND William Strickland ORCH Dumbarton Oaks Chamber Orch. SOLO Eleanor Steber, soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:15 PM Giacomo Puccini               Turandot: “Signor, ascolta!”            Angel/EMI  67782 COND Francesco Molinari-Pradelli ORCH Rome Opera Orchestra SOLO Renata Scotto, soprano […]

Aug. 20 2016

Vocalise – 08/20/16

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JP has some special treats up his sleeve on tonight’s Vocalise! 8:00 PM Bernard Herrmann              Wuthering Heights: “I Have Dreamt”      London     460567 COND James Levine ORCH Metropolitan Opera Orchestra SOLO Renee Fleming, soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:04 PM Aaron Copland                 Eight Poems of Emily Dickinson          Angel/EMI  55358 COND Michael Tilson Thomas ORCH London Symphony Orchestra SOLO Barbara […]

Aug. 13 2016

Vocalise – 08/13/16

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8:00 PM Sir Edward Elgar              Softly and Gently fr: Dream of Gerontius DG/Archiv  449113 COND Benjamin Britten ORCH London Symphony Orchestra SOLO London Symphony Chorus SOLO Choir Kings College, Cambridge SOLO Yvonne Minton, mezzo-soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:06 PM Ralph Vaughan Williams        Serenade to Music                       Hyperion   66420 COND Matthew Best ORCH English Chamber Orchestra SOLO Corydon Singers […]

Aug. 06 2016

Vocalise – 08/06/16

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8:00 PM Franz Schubert                Die Schone Mullerin  D   795            CBS/Sony   63075 SOLO Boje Skovhus,baritone SOLO Helmut Deutsch, piano

Jul. 30 2016

Vocalise – 07/30/16

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Tonight on Vocalise, there will be songs sung by women and some songs about women. 8:00 PM Jacques Mangeant              Jean de Nivelle                         Dorian     90177 ORCH The Baltimore Consort ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:05 PM Heitor Villa-Lobos        Bachianas Brasileiras No. 5 for voice & 8 cellos RCA/BMG    68538 COND Michael Tilson Thomas ORCH New World Symphony SOLO Renee Fleming, […]

Jul. 23 2016

Vocalise – 07/23/16

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Tonight it’s an all choral Vocalise! 8:00 PM Maurice Durufle               Ubi Caritas                             Delos      3138 COND Dennis Keene ORCH Voices of Ascension SOLO Vinson Cole, tenor ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:02 PM Joseph Haydn                  Te Deum in C HOB 23                     DG/Archiv  423097 COND Trevor Pinnock ORCH The English Concert SOLO and Chorus ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:10 PM Charles Gounod                St. Cecilia […]

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