Archive for the ‘Vocalise’ Category

Oct. 22 2016

Vocalise – 10/22/16

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Hope you enjoy some beautiful & fantastical music on Vocalise!   8:00 PM Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart   Magic Flute: Queen of the Night Aria   Virgin     95250 COND Jeremie Rhorer ORCH Le Cercle de l’Harmonie SOLO Diana Damrau, soprano 8:02 PM Sir Edward Elgar      The Dream of Gerontius: Softly & Gently     DG/Archiv  449113 COND Benjamin Britten ORCH […]

Oct. 15 2016

Vocalise – 10/15/16

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We’ll spend tonight in the animal kingdom! 😀   8:00 PM Franz Schubert          Die Forelle (lied)  Op 32              DG/Archiv  4776358 SOLO Bryn Terfel, baritone SOLO Malcolm Martineau,piano 8:02 PM Gioacchino Rossini            Duetto buffo di due gatti               Bis        17 SOLO Elisabeth Soderstrom, soprano SOLO Kerstin Meyer, mezzo-soprano SOLO Jan Eyron, pianist 8:06 PM Camille Saint-Saens           Carnival […]

Oct. 08 2016

Vocalise – 10/08/16

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8:00 PM Francis Pilkington            Sweet Phyllis                           Telarc     80328 SOLO Francis Pilkington ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:02 PM Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco     Romancero Gitano                        RCM        19802 COND Peter Rutenberg ORCH Los Angeles Chamber Singers SOLO Gregory Newton ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:25 PM            780 Johannes Brahms               Liebeslieder Walzer  Op 52              DG/Archiv  4796044 SOLO Andrea Rost, soprano SOLO Magdalena Kozena, mezzo-sop SOLO Matthew Polenzani, tenor […]

Oct. 01 2016

Vocalise – 10/01/16

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8:00 PM Giuseppe Verdi                Nabucco: “Va, pensiero”   London     466075 COND Sir Georg Solti ORCH Chicago Symphony Orchestra SOLO and Chorus ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:04 PM Ernest Bloch                  Sacred Service (Avodat Hakodesh)                        CBS/Sony   47533 COND Leonard Bernstein ORCH New York Philharmonic SOLO Robert Merrill, baritone SOLO and Chorus

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 […]

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