WCLV Program Guide 03-31-2020


March 31

1684 Francesco Durante – Italian composer and teacher (d.1755); among his famous pupils were Niccolò Jommelli, Giovanni Paisiello, Giovanni Battista Pergolesi and Niccolò Piccinni.

1732 Joseph Haydn – Austrian composer (d.1809); one of the most prolific and prominent figures of the Classical period; often called the ‘Father of the Symphony’ and ‘Father of the String Quartet’; friend of Mozart and a teacher of Beethoven; at the time of his death, one of the most celebrated composers in Europe.

1784 first performance Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 16 in Vienna, with the composer as soloist.

1794 first performance of Joseph Haydn's Symphony No. 100Military’, in London on his 62nd birthday.

1837 Franz Liszt and Sigismond Thalberg, the two reigning virtuosi of their day, perform a sort of pianistic ‘duel’ at a benefit concert in aid of Italian refugees at the Parisian salon of Princess Cristina Belgiojoso-Trivulzio and by most accounts, it ended in a tie.

1841 first performance of Robert Schumann's Symphony No. 1Spring’ in Leipzig with Felix Mendelssohn conducting.

1901 premiere of Dvorák’s opera Rusalka in Prague at the National Theater; the most popular excerpt is the Song to the Moon.

1932 first full performance as a ballet of the Mexican composer Carlos Chavez Horsepower (aka H. P. or Caballos de Vapor) by the Philadelphia Orchestra, Leopold Stokowski conducting, with choreography by Catherine Littlefield and decor and costumes by Diego Rivera.

1961 first performance of Jean Françaix’s L'horloge de flore (The Flower Clock) by oboist John de Lancie and the Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy conducting.

Recording of the Week

Her Voice

Mar. 23, 2020

Program Guide

00:00 CLASSICAL MUSIC with John Mills

00:00:57  Agustín Barrios: Un sueño en la floresta    Milos Karadaglic, guitar   DeutGram 17000 7:17

00:09:45  Claude Bolling: Suite No. 1 for Flute & Jazz Piano: Baroque and Blue    Sir James Galway, flute Tiempo Libre  RCA 32164 5:26

00:15:34  Johann Sebastian Bach: Violin Partita No. 3: Preludio  BWV 1006 Béla Fleck, banjo   Sony 89610 3:44

00:20:26  Gordon Jacob: Mam'zelle Angot: Highlights     Orch of the Royal Opera House Anatole Fistoulari Decca 4785437 24:00

00:46:35  Joseph Haydn: Mass No. 11    Mary Wilson, soprano Boston Baroque Martin Pearlman Linn 426 37:50

01:28:30  Fernando Sor: L'encouragement Op 34    Duo Amaral  DuoAmaral 501592 14:17

01:44:00  John Browne: Jesu, Mercy, How May This Be?     Stile Antico  Harm Mundi 807544 9:54

01:55:10  Sergei Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet: The Montagues and the Capulets    Lisa Batiashvili, violin Chamber Orchestra of Europe Yannick Nézet-Séguin DeutGram 4798529 03:46


02:00 PERFORMANCE TODAY with Fred Child

Amy Beach: Violin Sonata Movement 2 Scherzo Tasmin Little, violin; Jonathan Lenehan, piano Album: Beach et al.: Works for Violin and Piano Chandos 20030 Music: 4:17

Pablo de Sarasate: Navarra (Spanish Dance) for Two Violins and Piano, Op. 33 Danbi Um, violin; Paul Huang, violin; Orion Weiss, piano Music@Menlo, Stent Family Hall, Menlo School, Atherton, CA Music: 6:20

Amy Beach: Theme and Variations for flute and string quartet, Op. 80 Elizabeth Mann, flute; Steven Copes, violin; Stefan Hersh, violin; Toby Appel, viola; Bion Tsang, cello Colorado College Summer Music Festival, Packard Hall, Colorado Springs, CO Music: 18:41

Johannes Brahms: Symphony No. 1 in C minor, Op. 68 (excerpt Mvt 4 only) The Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra; JoAnn Falletta, conductor  Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra, Kleinhans Music Hall, Buffalo, NY Music: 16:43

Sergei Prokofiev: Piano Sonata No. 6 in A Major, Op. 82 Movement 2: Allegretto Alexander Gavrylyuk, piano Album: Alexander Gavrylyuk: Live in Recital VAI 1256 Music: 4:33

Paquito D'Rivera: Kites, Wind Chimes Imani Winds UChicago Presents, Mandel Hall, Chicago, IL Music: 9:31

Franz Schubert: Symphony No. 6 in C, D 589 ROCO; David Danzmayr, conductor ROCO, St. John the Divine Church, Houston, TX Music: 28:10

Felix Mendelssohn,arr. Liszt, Horowitz, Volodos: Wedding March Alexander Gavrylyuk, piano Spivey Hall, Clayton State University, Morrow, GA Music: 5:03


04:00 CLASSICAL MUSIC with John Mills

04:01:16  Alexander Glazunov: Concerto Ballata Op 109   Wen-Sinn Yang, cello Russian National Orchestra José Serebrier Warner 67946 19:50

04:22:10  Franz Schubert: Impromptu No. 6  D 935/2 Shai Wosner, piano   Onyx 4172 6:59

04:31:12  George Gershwin: An American in Paris    William Terwilliger, violin Opus Two  Azica 71290 5:02

04:37:14  Jean Sibelius: Finlandia Op 26    Cleveland Orchestra Yoel Levi Telarc 80095 7:47

04:47:44  Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 68     Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra Nicholas McGegan PhiBaroque 8 27:44

05:19:06  Paul Dukas: The Sorcerer's Apprentice     Montreal Symphony Kent Nagano Decca 4830396 10:30

05:31:44  Joseph Haydn: String Quartet No. 17 Op 17 # 2  Angeles Quartet  Decca 4783695 16:27

05:49:11  George Frideric Handel: Water Music Suite No. 1: Allegro & Hornpipe     Boston Baroque Martin Pearlman Telarc 80594 7:17

05:57:19  Isaac Albéniz: España: Tango Op 165 # 2 Benjamin Grosvenor, piano   Decca 4785334 2:29


06:00 BBC News; CLASSICAL MUSIC with Jacqueline Gerber

06:07:15  Peter Tchaikovsky: Souvenir of a Beloved Place: Scherzo Op 42 # 2 Jennifer Koh, violin Odense Symphony Alexander Vedernikov Cedille 166 3:51

06:13:35  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Rondo from Piano Concerto No. 9  K 271 Mitsuko Uchida, piano Cleveland Orchestra Mitsuko Uchida Decca 17181 10:04

06:24:16  Gabriel Fauré: Masques et bergamasques: Overture Op 112    Seattle Symphony Ludovic Morlot SeattleSM 1004 3:45

06:28:32  Bill Evans: Turn Out the Stars    Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano   Decca 455512 5:18

06:39:26  Aaron Copland: Our Town: Suite     St. Louis Symphony Leonard Slatkin RCA 61699 8:59

06:49:44  Ludwig van Beethoven: Adagio from Piano Trio Op 11    Beaux Arts Trio  Philips 4788977 4:58

06:56:13  John Philip Sousa: March 'The Northern Pines'     Dallas Wind Symphony Frederick Fennell Reference 85 3:33

07:04:25  Fritz Kreisler: Scherzo from String Quartet    Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, violin   EMI 56481 6:36

07:12:43  Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: String Symphony in B-Flat  H 658  The Vivaldi Project John Hsu Centaur 3176 11:36

07:25:10  Sir Richard Rodney Bennett: Murder on the Orient Express: Theme    Valentina Lisitsa, piano BBC Concert Orchestra Gavin Sutherland Decca 4789454 2:55

07:30:30  Erik Satie: Jack in the Box    Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano   Decca 470290 5:43

07:40:58  Ludwig van Beethoven: Rondo from 'Triple' Concerto Op 56   Giuliano Carmignola, violin Basel Chamber Orchestra Giovanni Antonini Sony 376362 13:01

07:55:57  Sonny Kompanek: Killer Tango     Canadian Brass  Steinway 30008 3:56

08:07:07  Cole Porter: Kiss Me, Kate: Overture     London Sinfonietta John McGlinn EMI 54300 6:10

08:14:50  Robert Schumann: Finale from Symphony No. 1 Op 38    San Francisco Symphony Michael Tilson Thomas SFM 71 8:53

08:25:10  Francesco Durante: Concerto No. 8 for Strings     I Solisti Veneti Claudio Scimone Erato 88172 10:15

08:40:41  Joseph Haydn: Minuet & Finale from String Quartet No. 27 Op 20 # 4  Angeles Quartet  Decca 4783695 8:25

08:50:18  Sir Arthur Sullivan: The Pirates of Penzance: Overture     Academy St. Martin in Fields Sir Neville Marriner Philips 434916 7:07

08:58:21  John Barry: Dances With Wolves: Two Socks & John    Angèle Dubeau, violin La Pietà Angèle Dubeau Analekta 8733 3:00

09:04:55  Antonín Dvorák: Czech Suite Op 39    NDR Symphony Orchestra Sir John Eliot Gardiner DeutGram 437506 22:19

09:29:47  Richard Rodgers: The Sound of Music: Medley     Cleveland Pops Orchestra Carl Topilow Azica 72216 6:47

09:38:05  George Frideric Handel: Messiah: But who may abide?    Jeffrey Strauss, baritone Apollo's Fire Jeannette Sorrell Avie 2208 4:32

09:43:06  Louise Farrenc: Minuetto from Piano Trio No. 1 Op 44    Neave Trio  Chandos 20139 6:44

09:51:03  William Boyce: Symphony No. 5 Op 2 # 5  Academy of Ancient Music Christopher Hogwood l'Oiseau 436761 7:29

09:59:57  Franz Liszt: Valse oubliée No. 1  S 215/1 Alfred Brendel, piano   Philips 4788977 2:33


10:00 CLASSICAL MUSIC with Mark Satola

10:02:55  Jean Sibelius: Kuolema: Valse triste Op 44 # 1  Berlin Philharmonic Hans Rosbaud DeutGram 4796018 4:20

10:08:13  George Enescu: Romanian Rhapsody No. 1 Op 11 # 1  RCA Victor Symphony Leopold Stokowski RCA 70931 11:33

10:21:22  Ernö Dohnányi: Finale from Sextet Op 37   András Schiff, piano Takács Quartet  Decca 421423 5:26

10:27:22  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: The Impresario: Overture     Norwegian Nat'l Opera Orch Rinaldo Alessandrini Naïve 30479 3:54

10:35:14  Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: String Symphony in E  H 662  The Vivaldi Project John Hsu Centaur 3176 8:03

10:45:10  Johannes Brahms: Hungarian Dance No. 6     Burning River Brass  BurnRiver 2013 3:33

10:50:33  Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 100     Musicians of the Louvre Marc Minkowski Naïve 5176 22:34

11:13:54  Robert Schumann: Allegro from Symphony No. 1 Op 38    San Francisco Symphony Michael Tilson Thomas SFM 71 12:23

11:27:18  Bedrich Smetana: Má vlast: The High Castle     Vienna Philharmonic Nikolaus Harnoncourt RCA 54331 15:46

11:44:44  Johann Strauss Jr: Indigo and the 40 Thieves: Ballet Music     Slovak Radio Symphony Johannes Wildner MarcoPolo 223247 11:05

11:57:24  Christoph Willibald Gluck: Orfeo ed Euridice: Overture     Musicians of the Louvre Marc Minkowski Archiv 471582 2:55

12:06:13  Dmitri Shostakovich: Festive Overture Op 96    Simón Bolívar Symphony Gustavo Dudamel DeutGram 13458 5:50

12:13:08  Sergei Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 1 Op 10   Jean-Efflam Bavouzet, piano BBC Philharmonic Gianandrea Noseda Chandos 10802 15:18

12:29:29  Johann Sebastian Bach: Chorale Prelude 'Wachet auf'  BWV 645  Bournemouth Symphony José Serebrier Naxos 572050 3:41

12:37:03  Georg Philipp Telemann: Suite for Recorder & Strings: Italian Air  TWV 55:a2 Elissa Berardi, recorder Philomel Baroque Orchestra  Centaur 2366 6:29

12:45:00  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Rondo from Divertimento No. 17  K 334 Rafael Druian, violin Cleveland Orchestra Louis Lane Sony 86793 9:45

12:55:50  Emmanuel Chabrier: Ronde champêtre    Angela Hewitt, piano   Hyperion 67515 3:47

13:00:12  Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson: Louisiana Blues Strut (A Cakewalk)    Rachel Barton Pine, violin   Cedille 182 2:30

13:03:00  Claude Debussy: Children's Corner: Golliwog's Cakewalk     Quebec Symphony Orchestra Yoav Talmi Atma 2377 2:51

13:07:47  Amy Beach: Piano Trio Op 150    Neave Trio  Chandos 20139 14:45

13:23:02  Amy Beach: Siciliana from 'Gaelic' Symphony Op 32    Detroit Symphony Neeme Järvi Chandos 8958 7:42

13:31:33  Ludwig van Beethoven: Congratulations Minuet     Tapiola Sinfonietta John Storgards Ondine 1001 4:20

13:39:13  Franz Schubert: String Trio Movement  D 471 Members of Kodály Quartet  Naxos 557126 7:53

13:47:46  Sir William Walton: Coronation March 'Crown Imperial'     Royal Philharmonic André Previn Telarc 80125 6:23

13:55:12  Hugo Alfvén: The Mountain King: Dance of the Shepherd Girl     Swedish Radio Symphony Esa-Pekka Salonen Sony 46668 3:51


14:00 PERFORMANCE TODAY with Fred Child

Frederic Chopin: Prelude No. 25 in C-Sharp Minor, Op. 45 Nikolai Lugansky, piano Album: Chopin: Sonata No. 3 Lugansky Onyx 4049 Music: 4:31

Ralph Vaughan Williams: The Lark Ascending, Romance for Violin and Orchestra Maureen Nelson, violin; The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra SPCO, Ordway Concert Hall, Saint Paul, MN Music: 14:00

Radiohead, arr. sybarite5: Weird Fishes sybarite5 Chamber Music Society of Saint Cloud, St. Cloud at Atonement Lutheran Church, St. Cloud, MN Music: 4:56

Sergei Rachmaninoff: Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43 Nikolai Lugansky, piano; Aspen Festival Orchestra; James Gaffigan, conductor Aspen Music Festival and School, Benedict Music Tent, Aspen, CO Music: 23:40

Benjamin Britten: Suite for Violin and Piano, Op. 6 Movement 4 Lullaby Angelo Xiang Yu, violin; Gloria Chien, piano Album: Music@Menlo Live Music@Menlo Music: 4:34

Giuseppe Tartini: Sonata in G minor, Devil's Trill Adam Barnett-Hart, violin; Keith Robinson, cello; Hyeyeon Park, harpsichord Music@Menlo, The Center for Performing Arts at Menlo-Atherton, Atherton, CA Music: 13:59

Antonin Dvorak: Symphony No. 9, "From the New World": Movement 4 The Classical Tahoe Orchestra; Joel Revzen, conductor Classical Tahoe, The Pavilion, Incline Village, NV Music: 11:28

David Baker: Roots II: Movements 3-5 Eliot Heaton, violin; Max Geissler, cello; Michelle Cann, piano Geneva Music Festival, Froelich Hall, Gearan Center for the Performing Arts, Hobart & William Smith College, Geneva, NY Music: 17:21


16:00 CLASSICAL MUSIC with Bill O’Connell

15:53:21  Joseph Haydn: Scherzando No. 5  H 2:37 Emmanuel Pahud, flute Haydn Ensemble Berlin  EMI 56577 7:04

16:04:08  Joseph Haydn: Finale from Piano Sonata No. 47    Paul Lewis, piano   Harm Mundi 902371 04:31

16:11:47  George Gershwin: Adagio from Piano Concerto    Orion Weiss, piano Buffalo Philharmonic JoAnn Falletta Naxos 559705 12:41

16:29:12  John Williams: The Phantom Menace: Duel of the Fates    London Voices London Symphony John Williams Sony 51333 4:12

16:34:38  Joseph Haydn: Rondo from Piano Concerto No. 11  H 18:11 Leif Ove Andsnes, piano Norwegian Chamber Orchestra Leif Ove Andsnes EMI 56960 4:17

16:40:53  Franz von Suppé: Beautiful Galatea: Overture     New York Philharmonic Leonard Bernstein Sony 61830 7:37

16:50:06  Sergei Rachmaninoff: Adagio from Symphony No. 2 Op 27    Russian National Orchestra Mikhail Pletnev DeutGram 439888 12:12

16:57:01  Sergei Rachmaninoff: Adagio from Symphony No. 2 Op 27    Russian National Orchestra Mikhail Pletnev DeutGram 439888 12:12

16:57:08  George Frideric Handel: Israel in Egypt: The Lord shall reign    Donna Deam, soprano English Baroque Soloists Sir John Eliot Gardiner Philips 432110 3:06

17:06:00  Joseph Haydn: The Apothecary: Overture     Dresden State Orchestra Giuseppe Sinopoli EMI 56535 6:02

17:15:23  Joseph Haydn: Minuet & Finale from Symphony No. 100     Musicians of the Louvre Marc Minkowski Naïve 5176 9:37

17:27:34  Johann Strauss Jr: Waldmeister: Overture     Vienna Philharmonic Claudio Abbado DeutGram 431628 9:24

17:41:16  Joseph Haydn: Andante from Symphony No. 9     Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orchestra Ádám Fischer Nimbus 5321 5:01

17:49:06  Joseph Haydn: Finale from Symphony No. 95     Musicians of the Louvre Marc Minkowski Naïve 5176 3:25

17:52:43  Manuel de Falla: La vida breve: Interlude & Spanish Dance     Cincinnati Symphony Jesús López-Cobos Telarc 80149 7:00



18:09:51  Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 96     Musicians of the Louvre Marc Minkowski Naïve 5176 22:34

18:33:29  Frédéric Chopin: Waltz No. 2 Op 34 # 1 Garrick Ohlsson, piano   Arabesque 6669 5:46

18:40:21  Carl Maria von Weber: Momento capriccioso Op 12   Garrick Ohlsson, piano   Arabesque 6584 3:14

18:44:47  Rebecca Clarke: Finale from Piano Trio     Neave Trio  Chandos 20139 7:26

18:52:51  Joseph Haydn: Adagio cantabile from Symphony No. 13    Steven Isserlis, cello Chamber Orchestra of Europe Sir Roger Norrington RCA 68578 6:28


19:00 SYMPHONY AT SEVEN with John Simna

19:02:24  Edvard Grieg: Lyric Suite Op 54    Gothenburg Symphony Neeme Järvi DeutGram 437524 18:57

19:23:50  Robert Schumann: Symphony No. 1 Op 38    Cleveland Orchestra Christoph von Dohnányi Decca 421439 33:08


20:00 NIGHT MUSIC with Rob Grier

20:01:54  Jean Françaix: The Flower Clock    Albrecht Mayer, oboe Academy St. Martin in Fields Mathias Mönius Decca 4782564 17:02

20:20:30  Camille Saint-Saëns: Symphony in A     Orchestre National de France Jean Martinon Brilliant 94360 25:13

20:46:56  André Grétry: Céphale et Procris: Ballet Suite     Orchestre de Bretagne Stefan Sanderling ASV 1095 10:19

21:03:28  Franz Schubert: Wanderer Fantasy  D 760 Maurizio Pollini, piano   DeutGram 4796018 21:31

21:26:13  Antonio Vivaldi: Flute Concerto Op 10 # 5 Patrick Gallois, flute Orpheus Chamber Orchestra  DeutGram 437839 8:48

21:35:56  Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for Strings in A  RV 159  Israel Chamber Orchestra Shlomo Mintz MusicMasters 67096 4:35

21:43:25  Paul Schoenfield: From a Bintel Brief    Christina Naughton, piano   Warner 9029556229 4:01

21:50:08  Louise Farrenc: Piano Trio No. 1 Op 44    Neave Trio  Chandos 20139 34:40

22:26:18  Peter Tchaikovsky: Suite No. 3: Theme and Variations Op 55    Russian National Orchestra Vladimir Jurowski PentaTone 061 19:18

22:46:48  Gerald Finzi: Eclogue for Piano & Strings Op 10   Martin Jones, piano English String Orchestra William Boughton Nimbus 5366 9:44

22:57:01  Claude Debussy: Preludes Book 2: Bruyères    Spencer Myer, piano   Harm Mundi 907477 2:46



23:01:49  Joseph Haydn: All Through the Night    Angelika Kirchschlager, mezzo-soprano   Sony 64498 2:24

23:04:14  John Cage: In a Landscape    Yolanda Kondonassis, harp   Azica 71281 9:43

23:13:57  Karl Jenkins: Adiemus II 'Cantata Mundi' - Elegia    London Philharmonic Choir Adiemus Symphony of Europe Karl Jenkins Decca 5793828 04:17

23:19:03  Domenico Cimarosa: Larghetto from Serenade for Flute & Guitar    Sir James Galway, flute   RCA 5679 4:56

23:24:02  Joseph Haydn: Adagio from Cello Concerto No. 1    Wendy Warner, cello Camerata Chicago Drostan Hall Cedille 142 8:06

23:32:08  Sergei Rachmaninoff: Prelude No. 23 Op 32 # 12 Vassily Primakov, piano   Bridge 9348 2:58

23:35:40  Henry Cowell: Hymn for String Orchestra     City of London Sinfonia David Amos Harm Mundi 906011 5:05

23:40:41  Joseph Haydn: Largo from String Quartet No. 64 Op 76 # 5  Kodály Quartet  Naxos 503293 8:16

23:48:58  Robert Schumann: Schlummerlied Op 124 # 16 Rachel Barton Pine, violin   Cedille 139 3:38

23:53:07  Gregorian Chant: O quam glorifica    Anonymous 4   Harm Mundi 2907546 3:28

23:56:56  Gabriel Fauré: Après un rêve Op 7 # 1 Anne Akiko Meyers, violin   E1 Music 7780 3:11



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