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Classical Music Playlist, May 7, 2018

  
Two of history's greatest composers were born on this day: Johannes Brahms and Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky. We're celebrating by featuring their works throughout the day. If you're wondering what these musical contemporaries -- born just seven years apart -- thought of each other, read Stephen Peithman's essay

Playlist

6:00am
6:01am
Johannes Brahms: Academic Festival Overture Opus 80 BUY Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra; Leonard Bernstein, conductor
Deutsche Grammophon 410082
6:14am
Johann Sebastian Bach: Concerto for Three Keyboards in D minor BWV 1063 BUY Hamburg Philharmonic; Christoph Eschenbach, conductor Christoph Eschenbach, piano; Gerhard Oppitz, piano; Justus Frantz, piano
Deutsche Grammophon 415655
6:29am
Emmanuel Chabrier: Larghetto for Horn & Orchestra BUY Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra; John Eliot Gardiner, conductor Ronald Janezic, horn
Deutsche Grammophon 447751
6:40am
Frederick Delius: KOANGA: La Calinda BUY Northern Sinfonia of England; Richard Hickox, conductor
EMI Classics 65067
6:45am
Joaquin Malats: Spanish Serenade (Serenata Espanola) in F major BUY Klaus Jackle, guitar
Bayer Records 100186
6:51am
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 41 "Jupiter" - last movement in C major K 551 BUY Chamber Orchestra of Europe; Georg Solti, conductor
London/Decca 4758053
6:59am
Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Nutcracker: Waltz of the Snowflakes Opus 71 BUY Cincinnati Pops; Erich Kunzel, conductor Cincinnati Children's Choir
Telarc 80674
7:00am
7:06am
Ludwig Van Beethoven: Allegretto in Eb major HES 48 BUY Haydn Trio Eisenstadt
Phoenix Usa 122
7:12am
Johan Wagenaar: Concert Overture: The Force of Spring (Fruhlingsgewalt) Opus 11 BUY Netherlands Radio Symphony Orchestra; Jac Van Steen, conductor
NM Classics 92090
7:21am
George Friederich Handel: ALMINA: 3 Trios BUY New York Chamber Musicians (New York Kammermusiker); Ilonna Pederson, conductor
Dorian Recordings 90189
7:26am
Muzio Clementi: Symphony in Bb major Opus 18/1 BUY Philharmonia Orchestra; Francesco d'Avalos, conductor
ASV 802
7:42am
Leos Janacek: Suite (Serenade) Opus 3 BUY Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra; Libor Pesek, conductor
Records International 7008
7:56am
Johannes Brahms: Hungarian Dance No. 8 in A minor BUY London Symphony Orchestra; Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Chandos 7072
8:00am
8:00am
Camille Saint-Saens: Concert Piece (Morceau de concert) Opus 94 BUY Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra; Kurt Masur, conductor Hermann Baumann, horn
Philips 416380
8:11am
Giuseppe Tartini: Concerto Grosso No. 5 in E minor BUY Ensemble 415; Chiara Banchini, conductor
Harmonia Mundi 901548
8:22am
Felix Mendelssohn: String Symphony No. 5 in Bb major BUY Heidelberg Symphony; Thomas Fey, conductor
Hanssler Classic 98547
8:34am
Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Andante Cantabile (from String Quartet No. 1) Opus 11 BUY Minnesota Orchestra; Eiji Oue, conductor
Reference Recordings 99
8:42am
Philip Glass: The Truman Show: Truman Sleeps BUY Valentina Lisitsa, piano
Decca 4788079
8:46am
William Herschel: Symphony No. 8 in C minor BUY London Mozart Players; Matthias Bamert, conductor
Chandos 5005
8:59am
Vincenzo Bellini: THE CAPULETS AND THE MONTAGUES: Sinfonia (I CAPULETI E I MONTECCH) BUY Saint Cecilia Orchestra; Myung Whun Chung, conductor
Deutsche Grammophon 471566
9:00am
9:05am
Tomaso Albinoni: Concerto No. 7 a cinque in A major Opus 7 BUY I Musici
Philips 432115
9:11am
Christian Cannabich: Sinfonia in D major BUY Kurpfalz Chamber Orchestra; Jiri Malat, conductor
Arte Nova 613370
9:25am
Johannes Brahms: Cello sonata No. 2 in F major Opus 99 BUY Jacqueline Du Pre, cello; Daniel Barenboim, piano
EMI Classics 63298
10:00am
10:00am
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: MITHRIDATES, KING OF PONTUS: Overture (MITRIDATE, RE DI PONTO) K 87 BUY Les Talens Lyriques; Christophe Rousset, conductor
London/Decca 460772
10:06am
Gabriel Faure: Pavane Opus 50 BUY Studio Orchestra; William Goodchild, conductor John Williams, guitar
Sony 89702
10:12am
Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No. 1 in Bb minor Opus 23 BUY Berlin Philharmonic; Claudio Abbado, conductor Martha Argerich, piano
Deutsche Grammophon 449816
10:45am
Lukas Foss: For Aaron BUY Boston Symphony Chamber Players
BSO Classics 1005
11:00am
11:00am
Johann Strauss, Jr.: Tales From The Vienna Woods Opus 325 (Geschichten aus dem Wienerwald) BUY Cincinnati Pops; Erich Kunzel, conductor
Telarc 80504
11:12am
Franz Schubert: Five Minuets & Six Trios D 89 BUY I Musici de Montreal; Yuli Turovsky, conductor
Chandos 8547
11:30am
Johann Sebastian Bach: Keyboard Concerto No. 6 in F major BWV 1057 BUY Moscow Virtuosi; Saulius Sondeckis, conductor Julia Zilberquit, piano
Warner Classics 63686
11:48am
Elena Roussanova: Moments of Arrival BUY Prague Radio Symphony; Julius Williams, conductor
Centaur Records 3456
12:00pm
12:01pm
Thomas Arne: Overture to The Fairy Prince BUY Capella Savaria; Mary Terey-Smith, conductor
Centaur Records 3072
12:09pm
Camille Saint-Saens: French Military March Opus 60 (Suite Algerienne: Marche militaire francaise) BUY London Philharmonic Orchestra; Geoffrey Simon, conductor
Cala Records 1015
12:14pm
Johannes Brahms: Symphony No. 4 in E minor Opus 98 BUY Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra; Riccardo Chailly, conductor
London/Decca 4787471
12:53pm
Dmitri Shostakovich: The Gadfly: Nocturne BUY City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra; Mirga Grazinyte-Tyla, conductor Sheku Kanneh-Mason, cello
Decca 4832948
12:59pm
Georg Joseph Vogler: ATHALIE: Overture BUY London Mozart Players; Matthias Bamert, conductor
Chandos 10504
1:00pm
1:03pm
Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5 in E minor Opus 64 BUY Philharmonia Orchestra; Riccardo Muti, conductor
EMI Classics 47859
1:52pm
John Bull: Galiarda BUY Buffalo Guitar Quartet
Centaur Records 2294
1:54pm
Emmanuel Chabrier: Habanera BUY Minnesota Orchestra; Eiji Oue, conductor
Reference Recordings 92
2:00pm
2:00pm
George Friederich Handel: Concerto Grosso No. 1 in Bb major Opus 3/1 HWV 312 BUY Handel & Haydn Society; Christopher Hogwood, conductor
Avie Records 2065
2:09pm
Johannes Brahms: Piano Trio No. 1 in B major Opus 8 BUY Renaud Capucon, violin; Gautier Capucon, cello; Nicholas Angelich, piano
Virgin Classics 45653
2:48pm
Erkki Melartin: Songs from Lake Ladoga (Suite) Opus 153 BUY Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra; Jorma Panula, conductor
Finland Transcriptions 9802
2:56pm
Johann Christian Bach: The Tutor and the Pupil (Il tutore e la pulilla): Overture BUY Hanover Band; Anthony Halstead, conductor
CPO 999963
3:00pm
3:03pm
Giacomo Puccini: Preludio Sinfonico BUY Monte Carlo National Opera Orchestra; Claudio Scimone, conductor
Erato 55026
3:14pm
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Adagio for English Horn and Strings in C major K 580a BUY Terzetto Paul Goodwin, english horn
Harmonia Mundi 907220
3:22pm
William Walton: Crown Imperial BUY Royal Philharmonic Orchestra; Andre Previn, conductor
Telarc 80125
3:29pm
Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Serenade for Strings in C major Opus 48 BUY Moscow Soloists; Yuri Bashmet, conductor
Rca 60368
3:59pm
Antonio Vivaldi: Trumpet Concerto in Ab major BUY Paillard Chamber Orchestra; Jean-Francois Pailliard, conductor Maurice Andre, trumpet
Rca 5864
4:00pm
4:08pm
Johannes Brahms: Intermezzo in Bb minor Opus 117/2 BUY Emanuel Ax, piano
Sony 3510
4:13pm
Carl Stamitz: Symphony "La Chasse" in D major D 10 BUY London Mozart Players; Matthias Bamert, conductor
Chandos 10628
4:30pm
Claude Debussy: Children's Corner BUY Quebec Symphony Orchestra; Yoav Talmi, conductor
ATMA Classique 2671
4:48pm
Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Meditation from "Souvenir of a dear place" (Souvenir d'un lieu cher) Opus 42/1 BUY Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields; Neville Marriner, conductor Dmitry Sitkovetsky, violin
Hanssler Classic 98346
5:00pm
5:00pm
Francesco Geminiani: Concerto Grosso No. 11 in E major Opus 7/11 BUY Academy of Ancient Music; Andrew Manze, conductor
Harmonia Mundi 2907262
5:09pm
Francois Devienne: Bassoon Concerto No. 1 BUY Slovak Chamber Orchestra; Bohdan Warchal, conductor Eckart Hubner, bassoon
Cpo 999120
5:25pm
Johannes Brahms: German Requiem: How Lovely is Thy Dwelling Place Opus 45 BUY Chicago Symphony Orchestra; Georg Solti, conductor Chicago Symphony Chorus
London/Decca 466075
5:33pm
Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: 1812 Overture Opus 49 BUY Chicago Symphony Orchestra; Daniel Barenboim, conductor
Deutsche Grammophon 419407
5:49pm
Ludwig Van Beethoven: 6 Easy Variations on a Swiss Air in F major WoO 64 BUY Marisa Robles, harp
London/Decca 436293
5:56pm
Etienne-Nicolas Mehul: Young Henry's Hunt: Overture (La Chasse du Jeune Henri) BUY Munich Radio Orchestra; Kurt Redel, conductor
Pierre Verany 786104
6:00pm
6:09pm
William Kroll: Banjo and Fiddle BUY Leonidas Kavakos, violin; Peter Nagy, piano
Delos 3116

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