Feb. 22 2019

Toccata listings 2/24/19

Pm tonight’s program, piano music by Granados inspired by Schumann, a suite by Louis Couperin, and Milhaud’s concerto for 2 pianos.  Thanks for listening, and enjoy!   6:00 PM 42312 Enrique Granados Cuentos de la juventud (Stories of Youth) Naxos 554629 SOLO Douglas Riva, piano 18:40 C 1 13-22 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:21 PM 13486 Louis Couperin […]

Feb. 21 2019

Thursday 02/21/19 Deutsche Welle Festival Concerts

11:00 PM The two biggest Saxon symphony orchestras – the Gewandhaus Orchestra in Leipzig and the State Capitals Dresden perform a joint concert under the direction Herbert Blomstedt. Program:   Ludwig van Beethoven Overture of the casual music to Goethe’s tragedy Egmont, On. 84   Hector Berlioz Symphony fantastique op. 14

Feb. 20 2019

Wednesday 02/20/19 Santa Fe/Spoleto Chamber Music

11:00 PM MASSENET                           Élégie: “Ô doux printemps d’autrefois” (ca 1872)   RACHMANINOFF                 “Spring Waters,” Op. 14, No. 11 (1896)   Jennifer Johnson Cano, mezzo-soprano; Paul Neubauer, viola; Jon Kimura Parker, piano (Performance: July 16, 2017, St. Francis Auditorium, New Mexico Museum of Art)   MARC NEIKRUG (b. 1946)  Prisms, four pieces for solo piano […]

Feb. 19 2019

Tuesday 02/19/19 Chicago Symphony Orchestra

11:00 PM Conductor Riccardo Muti and Pianist Kirill Gerstein   Puccini:                       Preludio sinfonico Strauss:                       Suite from Le bourgeois gentilhomme (Kirill Gerstein, piano) Brahms:                      Piano Concerto No. 1 in D Minor, Op. 15 (Kirill Gerstein, piano) Mussorgsky:               A Night on Bald Mountain    

Feb. 18 2019

Monday 02/18/19 New York Philharmonic

11:00 PM PROKOFIEV:             Romeo at Juliette’s Tomb from Romeo and Juliet Lorin Maazel, conductor   BRUCKNER:              Symphony No. 4, “Romantic,” mvmt IV Alan Gilbert, conductor   MASSENET:              Pourquoi, me reveiller Luciano Pavarotti, tenor Leone Magiera, conductor   SCRIABIN:                 Symphony No. 4, “Poem of Ecstasy” Dimitri Mitropoulos, conductor   FAURÉ:                      Pelleas […]

Feb. 17 2019

Music From Movies 02-17-19

7:00 PM 7:00 PM Vangelis Chariots of Fire: Main Theme CBS/Sony 62592 COND John Williams ORCH Boston Pops Orchestra ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 7:04 PM Bernard Herrmann Marnie: Suite from the Film London 443895 COND Bernard Herrmann ORCH London Philharmonic Orchestra ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 7:15 PM Samuel Barber Adagio for Strings Op 11 Naxos 559088 COND Marin Alsop ORCH Royal […]

Feb. 17 2019

Choral Hour 02-17-19

8:00 AM 8:00 AM Dan Forrest Requiem for the Living Hinshaw 1 COND Welborn Young, conductor ORCH Bel Canto Company SOLO Donovan Elliott, boy soprano SOLO Lindsey McConville Gallagher, soprano SOLO Jeremy Whitener, tenor ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:42 AM Don Carlo Gesualdo Four Marian Motets Gimell 15 COND Peter Philips ORCH The Tallis Scholars ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:57 AM […]

Feb. 16 2019

2-16-19 Music in Maryland. Parker Quartet.

This week we are airing a Candlelight Concert from October of 2017 that commemorated the centennial of the Soviet Revolution.  The Parker Quartet performed Stravinsky’s Concertino and 3 Pieces for String Quartet, Prokofiev’s 2nd Quartet and Shostakovich’s Third.  To fill I used Marin Alsop’s recording of Prokofiev’s Sixth Symphony (a masterpiece we rarely hear) which […]

Feb. 16 2019

2-16-19 Face The Music Listings!

This week mes petits amis our panel featured the return of Phil Green of the American Record Guide…Welcome Back, Author and Pianist Kris Faatz and Jack Fishman, Executive Director of Baltimore Choral Arts and a bass player in his former life! PLAY DATE: Sat, 02/16/2019 5:00 PM 135 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Symphony No. 39 in […]

Feb. 16 2019

Vocalise – 02/16/19

8:00 PM 8:00 PM Giuseppe Verdi Un Ballo in Maschera: Zitti…L’incanto CBS/Sony 91002 COND Dimitri Mitropoulos ORCH Metropolitan Opera Orchestra SOLO Marian Anderson, contralto SOLO and Chorus ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:03 PM Giacomo Puccini Manon Lescaut: “Tu,tu amore? Tu?” DG/Archiv 449229 ORCH Metropolitan Opera Orchestra SOLO Montserrat Caballe, soprano SOLO Placido Domingo, tenor ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:11 PM Jacques […]

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