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Thursday, December 21, 2017 Permalink

Classical Music Playlist, December 21, 2017



6:00 a.m.
6:00 a.m.
Arnold Bax: Overture to a Picaresque Comedy BUY Royal Scottish National Orchestra; David Lloyd-Jones, conductor
Naxos 555343
6:11 a.m.
Eduard Ebel: The Snow Falls Softly BUY Vienna Boy's Choir
Deutsche Grammophon B0023692-02
6:13 a.m.
Karl Neuner; Christian Schubarth: Frohliche Weihnacht Uberall (Merry Christmas Everywhere) BUY Vienna Boy's Choir
Deutsche Grammophon B0023692-02
6:17 a.m.
Edvard Grieg: Lyric Pieces: Wedding Day at Troldhaugen Opus 65 BUY Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields; Neville Marriner, conductor
Hanssler Classic 98128
6:24 a.m.
Franz Joseph Haydn: Violin Concerto No. 1 in C major HOB VIIa:1 BUY Sejong Soloists Gil Shaham, violin
Canary Classics 8
6:42 a.m.
Kim Gannon: I'll be home for Christmas BUY Giovanni DeChiaro, guitar
Centaur Records 2262
6:48 a.m.
Reinhold Gliere: Heroic March Opus 71 BUY BBC Philharmonic Orchestra; Vassily Sinaisky, conductor
Chandos 9518
7:00 a.m.
7:01 a.m.
William Boyce: Symphony No. 7 in Bb major Opus 2 BUY London Festival Orchestra; Ross Pople, conductor
Arte Nova 340320
7:12 a.m.
VARIOUS: Christmas Medley (1) BUY Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra; Carmen Dragon, conductor
EMI Classics 66087
7:21 a.m.
Felix Mendelssohn: Athalia Overture Opus 74 BUY Bamberg Symphony; Claus Peter Flor, conductor
Rca 7905
7:31 a.m.
Nino Rota: La Dolce Vita de la Pieta BUY La Pieta; Angele Dubeau, conductor Angele Dubeau, violin
Analekta 8743
7:39 a.m.
Antonio Vivaldi: Flute Concerto No. 6 in G major Opus 10 RV 437 BUY Rebel Baroque Orchestra; Jorg-Michael Schwarz, conductor Matthias Maute, recorder
Bridge 9377
7:48 a.m.
TRADITIONAL: Medley of Christmas Carols BUY Orchestra at Temple Square; Mack Wilberg, conductor Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Mormon Tabernacle Choir 2009
8:00 a.m.
8:02 a.m.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 21: II. Andante in C major K 467 BUY London Symphony Orchestra; Colin Davis, conductor Stephen Kovacevich, piano
London/Decca 001079202
8:11 a.m.
Gustav Holst: In the Bleak Midwinter BUY Chanticleer
Teldec 94563
8:18 a.m.
Hector Berlioz: BEATRICE AND BENEDICT Overture BUY Scottish National Orchestra; Alexander Gibson, conductor
Chandos 8316
8:27 a.m.
George Phillip Telemann: Tafelmusik II: Concerto for 3 violins in F major BUY Musica Antiqua Koln; Reinhardt Goebel, conductor Members of...
Deutsche Grammophon 429774
8:42 a.m.
Jean Sibelius: Christmas Song (Julvisa) BUY La Pieta Angele Dubeau, violin
Analekta 8370
8:46 a.m.
Johann Strauss, Jr.: Tales From The Vienna Woods Opus 325 (Geschichten aus dem Wienerwald) BUY Vienna State Opera Orchestra; Jascha Horenstein, conductor
Chesky Records 70
8:58 a.m.
Andrea Zani: Cello Concerto No. 11 in E minor BUY Cologne Academy; Michael Alexander Willens, conductor Martin Rummel, cello
Capriccio Records 5145
9:00 a.m.
9:09 a.m.
Hamilton Harty: Comedy Overture BUY Ulster Orchestra; Bryden Thomson, conductor
Musical Heritage 419098
9:24 a.m.
Lief Kayser: Hodie, Christus Natus est BUY Sacred Heart's Schola Cantorum; Donald Kendrick, conductor
Schola Cantorum 8
9:27 a.m.
Gaetano Donizetti: Concertino for oboe and chamber orchestra in F major BUY Camerata Budapest; Laszlo Kovacs, conductor Jozef Kiss, oboe
Naxos 557492
9:36 a.m.
Franz Beck: Sinfonia No. 6 in Eb major Opus 4/6 BUY Czech Chamber Philharmonic Orchestra (Pardubice); Marek Stilec, conductor
Naxos 573249
9:53 a.m.
TRADITIONAL: Star in the East BUY Waverly Consort; Michael Jaffee, conductor
Virgin Classics 55193
10:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m.
Henry Purcell: The Rival Sisters Overture BUY Bournemouth Sinfonietta; Ronald Thomas, conductor
Chandos 8424
10:05 a.m.
Georges Bizet: L'Arlesienne Suite No. 2 BUY City of Granada Orchestra; Josep Pons, conductor
Harmonia Mundi 901675
10:23 a.m.
Benjamin Britten: A Ceremony of Carols Opus 28 BUY ; Robert Shaw, conductor Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Telarc 80461
10:46 a.m.
Camille Saint-Saens: Havanaise Opus 83 BUY New York Chamber Symphony; Gerard Schwarz, conductor Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, violin
EMI Classics 49276
10:58 a.m.
Ludwig Van Beethoven: Name Day Overture (Zur Namensfeier) in C major Opus 115 BUY Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra; Kurt Masur, conductor
PentaTone 5186148
11:00 a.m.
11:06 a.m.
Sergei Rachmaninoff: Symphonic Dances Opus 45 BUY Utah Symphony Orchestra; Keith Lockhart, conductor
Reference Recordings 105
11:41 a.m.
Hieronymus Praetorius; Michael Praetorius: German Chorales BUY The Tallis Scholars; Peter Phillips, conductor
Gimell 10
11:55 a.m.
Anton Rubinstein: FERAMORS: Bridal Procession BUY Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra; Michael Halasz, conductor
Marco Polo 220451
12:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m.
Francois Joseph Gossec: Symphony in Eb major Opus 12/5 B 58 BUY London Mozart Players; Matthias Bamert, conductor
Chandos 9661
12:14 p.m.
TRADITIONAL: Home For The Holidays (Christmas Medley 2) BUY Cincinnati Pops; John Morris Russell, conductor May Festival Chorus; ...and other soloists
Fanfare Cincinnati 1
12:39 p.m.
Johann Sebastian Bach: Duet No. 4 in A minor BWV 805 BUY Jean Louis Steuerman, piano
Philips 416410
12:43 p.m.
Edvard Grieg: Peer Gynt Suite No. 1 Opus 46 BUY Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra; Paavo Berglund, conductor
EMI Classics 74731
12:59 p.m.
Thomas Arne: Overture to King Arthur BUY Capella Savaria; Mary Terey-Smith, conductor
Centaur Records 3072
1:00 p.m.
1:06 p.m.
TRADITIONAL: Christmas Medley (2) BUY Philadelphia Orchestra; Eugene Ormandy, conductor Philadelphia Orchestra Chorus
RCA 6430
1:20 p.m.
Henry Cowell: Irishman Dances BUY Stacey Barelos, piano
Centaur Records 3185
1:22 p.m.
Hubert Parry: Symphony No. 2 "Cambridge" in F major BUY Scottish National Orchestra; Andrew Penny, conductor
Naxos 553469
2:00 p.m.
2:00 p.m.
George Friederich Handel: Solomon: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba BUY Royal Philharmonic Orchestra; Yehudi Menuhin, conductor
Musical Heritage 512354
2:04 p.m.
TRADITIONAL: Music for the Season (Medley of Christmas Carols) BUY Newstead Trio
Prince 9812
2:22 p.m.
Luigi Boccherini: Symphony No. 1 in D major G 490 BUY Cantilena; Adrian Shepherd, conductor
Chandos 8414
2:30 p.m.
Niels Gade: Novellette No. 2 in E major Opus 58 BUY Arhus Chamber Orchestra; Ove Vedsten Larsen, conductor
Brilliant Classics 94185
2:54 p.m.
TRADITIONAL: O Christmas Tree (O Tannenbaum) BUY The Piranesi Quartet
Piranesi String Quartet 2010
2:59 p.m.
Gioachino Rossini: TANCREDI: Overture BUY Prague Sinfonia; Christian Benda, conductor
Naxos 570935
3:00 p.m.
3:06 p.m.
Samuel Wesley: Symphony in Bb major BUY London Mozart Players; Matthias Bamert, conductor
Chandos 9823
3:25 p.m.
TRADITIONAL: Traditional Christmas Carols (2) BUY Robert Shaw Chamber Singers; Robert Shaw, conductor
Telarc 80377
3:39 p.m.
Antonin Dvorak: Bagatelles Opus 47 BUY Bonn Beethovenhalle Orchestra; Dennis Russell Davies, conductor
Musicmasters 60180
3:59 p.m.
George Friederich Handel: Messiah: Hallelujah Chorus BUY Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields; Neville Marriner, conductor
Blue Marble 9710479
4:00 p.m.
4:04 p.m.
Ludwig Van Beethoven: Violin Concerto (third movement) in D major Opus 61 BUY Concertgebouw Orchestra; Bernard Haitink, conductor Henryk Szeryng, violin
London/Decca 000765802
4:15 p.m.
Johann Scheibe: Sinfonia a 4 in Bb major BUY Concerto Copenhagen; Andrew Manze, conductor
Chandos 550
4:24 p.m.
TRADITIONAL: Christmas Medley (1) BUY Philadelphia Orchestra; Eugene Ormandy, conductor Philadelphia Orchestra Chorus
RCA 6430
4:37 p.m.
Benjamin Britten: Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra Opus 34 BUY Bergen Philharmonic; Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Bis 420
4:55 p.m.
Alexander Glazunov: Solemn Overture Opus 73 BUY Russian National Orchestra; Mikhail Pletnev, conductor
Deutsche Grammophon 439892
5:00 p.m.
5:05 p.m.
TRADITIONAL: Music for Christmas BUY Jacqueline Schwab, piano
Dorian Recordings 90275
5:18 p.m.
Leopold Hofmann: Oboe Concerto in G major Badley G1 BUY Nicolaus Esterhazy Sinfonia; Bela Drahos, conductor Stefan Schilli, oboe
Naxos 553979
5:32 p.m.
Franz Liszt: Hungarian Rhapsody No. 1 in F minor BUY Budapest Symphony Orchestra; Andras Korodi, conductor
Capriccio Records 7090
5:45 p.m.
Sasha Johnson Manning: The Manchester Carols (1) BUY Northern Chamber Orchestra; Richard Tanner, conductor The Manchester Carollers
Naxos 572469
5:55 p.m.
Frank Bridge: Canzonetta BUY English String Orchestra; William Boughton, conductor
Nimbus 5366

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