Archive for the ‘Vocalise’ Category

Oct. 15 2016

Vocalise – 10/15/16

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs, Vocalise | No Comments

We’ll spend tonight in the animal kingdom! ūüėÄ   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

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs, Vocalise | No Comments

Tonight‚Äôs 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 ‚ÄúThe Jungle Book‚ÄĚ 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 ‚ô• 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 […]

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