Saturday, 12/16/23

Music played for: 12/16/2023

12:01 AM
Flute and Harp Concerto
Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Orchestra/Ensemble: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Soloists: Susan Palma – flute , Nancy Allen – harp
DG 427677

12:29 AM
Suite of Carols
Composer: Leroy Anderson
Conductor: Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra
Naxos 559357

12:41 AM
Concerto for 2 Orchestras No. 2
Composer: George Frideric Handel
Conductor: Raymond Leppard
Orchestra/Ensemble: English Chamber Orchestra
Philips 454363

01:01 AM
Symphony No. 1
Composer: Jean Sibelius
Conductor: Osmo Vanska
Orchestra/Ensemble: Lahti Symphony Orchestra
Bis 1286

01:38 AM
Composer: Christmas Music
Soloists: Emily Mitchell – harp
Albany 1438

01:48 AM
English Suite
Composer: Paul Lewis
Conductor: David Lloyd-Jones
Orchestra/Ensemble: Northern Sinfonia
Naxos 555070

02:01 AM
Piano Sonata No. 7
Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven
Soloists: Garrick Ohlsson – piano
Bridge 9274

02:27 AM
Christmas Carol Medley
Composer: John Rutter
Conductor: Vaughan Meakins
Orchestra/Ensemble: Ambrosian Singers
Intersound 2856

02:43 AM
Prelude and Fugue “St Anne”
Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor: Seiji Ozawa
Orchestra/Ensemble: Boston Symphony Orchestra
Philips 432092

03:01 AM
Clarinet Trio: 3rd movement
Composer: Johannes Brahms
Soloists: Martin Frost – clarinet , Torleif Thedeen – cello , Roland Pontinen – piano
Bis 1353

03:06 AM
Suite for Strings
Composer: Armstrong Gibbs
Conductor: Robert Salter
Orchestra/Ensemble: Guildhall Strings
Hyperion 67093

03:22 AM
Sussex Carol; Deck the Halls; O Holy Night; Angels from the Realms of Glory
Composer: Traditional
Conductor: Craig Jessop
Orchestra/Ensemble: King’s Singers
Mormon Tabernacle 5007325

03:41 AM
Concert Piece for Four Horns
Composer: Robert Schumann
Conductor: John Wilson
Orchestra/Ensemble: BBC Philharmonic
Soloists: Martin Owen – horn , Chris Parkes – horn , Alec Frank-Gemmill – horn , Sarah Willis – horn
Chandos 20168

04:01 AM
Butterfly’s Day Out
Composer: Mark O’Connor
Soloists: Yo-Yo Ma – cello , Mark O’Connor – mandolin , Edgar Meyer – double bass
Sony 93927

04:06 AM
Composer: George Gershwin
Orchestra/Ensemble: Brodsky Quartet
Chandos 10801

04:16 AM
Wexford Carol; Murztaler Engelruf; 12 Days of Christmas
Composer: Christmas Music
Orchestra/Ensemble: Pittsburgh Symphony Brass
Four Winds 3017

04:24 AM
We Three Kings
Composer: Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble: Pittsburgh Symphony Brass
Four Winds 3017

04:28 AM
Piano Sonata No. 14 “Moonlight”
Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven
Soloists: Andre Watts – piano
EMI 64600

04:46 AM
Divertissement on a Pastoral Theme
Composer: Gabriel Pierne
Conductor: Juanjo Mena
Orchestra/Ensemble: BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Chandos 10633

05:01 AM
Three Late Love Songs: Tranquillo
Composer: Kurt Schwertsik
Soloists: Christopher van Kampen – cello , Nicola Meecham – piano
Largo 56628

05:06 AM
Der Rosenkavalier: Waltz Sequence No. 1
Composer: Richard Strauss
Conductor: Tadaaki Otaka
Orchestra/Ensemble: BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Nimbus 5235

05:20 AM
The Nutcracker: Waltz of the Snowflakes
Composer: Peter Tchaikovsky
Soloists: Stewart Goodyear – piano
Steinway & Sons 30040

05:26 AM
The Nutcracker: Waltz of the Flowers
Composer: Peter Tchaikovsky
Soloists: Stewart Goodyear – piano
Steinway & Sons 30040

05:35 AM
A Children’s Overture
Composer: Roger Quilter
Conductor: Vivian Dunn
Orchestra/Ensemble: Light Music Society Orchestra
EMI 64131

05:48 AM
Clarinet Concertino
Composer: Carl Maria von Weber
Conductor: Kirk Trevor
Orchestra/Ensemble: Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Soloists: Richard Stoltzman – clarinet
Navona 5801

06:01 AM
The English Patient: Convento di Sant’Anna
Composer: Gabriel Yared
Conductor: Angele Dubeau
Orchestra/Ensemble: La Pieta
Analekta 8733

06:06 AM
A Christmas Cracker
Composer: Thomas Hewitt Jones
Conductor: Jack Liebeck
Orchestra/Ensemble: Voces8
London/Decca 5568937

06:11 AM
Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven
Orchestra/Ensemble: Wigmore Soloists
Bis 2707

06:52 AM
Carol Fantasia
Composer: John Fox
Conductor: Gavin Sutherland
Orchestra/Ensemble: RTE Concert Orchestra
Naxos 572744

07:01 AM
Keyboard Suite No. 5: Allemande
Composer: George Frideric Handel
Soloists: Philip Edward Fisher – piano
Naxos 573397

07:06 AM
Pastoral Variations on an Old Noel
Composer: Marcel Samuel-Rousseau
Soloists: Caroline Leonardelli – harp
Cen 1455

07:17 AM
Enigma Variations
Composer: Edward Elgar
Conductor: David Zinman
Orchestra/Ensemble: Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80192

07:50 AM
Wedding Cake
Composer: Camille Saint-Saens
Orchestra/Ensemble: Banff Camerata
Soloists: Audrey Andrist – piano
Summit 157

07:56 AM
Bring a Torch, Jeanette, Isabella
Composer: Traditional French
Orchestra/Ensemble: Canadian Brass
Soloists: Eric Robertson – organ
Opening Day 7345

8:00am PROGRAM: Saturday Classical with Kurt Rongey

8:00am Beethoven, Ludwig van: Piano Sonata #23 in f minor “Appassionata” (Op 57)
Pollini, Maurizio, piano
Deutsche Grammo: B0000059

8:24am Gruber, Franz: Silent Night (arr. Rutter)
Hyde, Daniel/Britten Sinfonia
Choir of King’s College, Cambridge
Kings College: KGS0069D

8:28am Redner, Lewis: O Little Town of Bethlehem
/Arturo Delmoni & Friends
Delmoni, Arturo, violin
John Marks: 12

8:31am Handel, George Frideric: Messiah (HWV 56): A Suite of Music from Messiah
Various conductors (Ormandy/Groves/Faith)/Various Orchestras (Philadelphia/Royal/Percy Faith Orch.)
CBS: 45631

8:49am Blane, Ralph: Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
/Dallas String Quartet & Friends

8:55am Beethoven, Ludwig van: Symphony # 3 “Eroica” in E-Flat (Op 55)
Masur, Kurt/Gewandhaus Orchestra Leipzig
Philips: 416281

9:46am Anonymous/Traditional: Carol of the Bells
/Galliard Brass Ensemble
MusicMaste: 67077

9:47am Bach, Johann Sebastian: Sheep May Safely Graze (BWV 208)
Bankhead, LTC James/USAF Symphony Orchestra
Altissimo: 5552

9:55am Adam, Adolphe: O Holy Night
Dragon, Carmen/Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra
Angel/EMI: 66087

9:58am Vaughan Williams, Ralph: Children’s Christmas Song
Wetton, Hilary Devon/City of London Choir
Naxos: 572102

10:00am PROGRAM: Saturday Classical with Amy Bishop

10:02am Beethoven, Ludwig van: Violin Concerto in D (Op 61): 3. Rondo. Allegro
Karajan, Herbert von/Berlin Philharmonic
Mutter, Anne-Sophie, violin
Deutsche Grammophon: 477 7341

10:13am Mendelssohn, Felix: Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
Allmark, John, trumpet
Harris, David, trombone
Sealy, Marshall, french horn
London, Frank, trumpet
North Star: 35

10:16am MANFREDINI: Concerto # 12 “Christmas Concerto” in C Op 3
/Camerata Bern
Novalis: 150 004

10:24am Strauss, Johann II: Tales From the Vienna Woods (Op 325) (“Geschichten aus dem Wienerwald”)
Ormandy, Eugene/Philadelphia Orchestra
Sony Classical: 48164

10:35am Traditional Polish Carol: The Coming of our King
Rutter, John/Clare College Singers & Orchestra
Angel/EMI: 69950

10:39am Beethoven, Ludwig van: Wellington’s Victory (Op 91)
Maazel, Lorin/Vienna Philharmonic
CBS: 44901

10:56am Traditional: When the Child Was Born in Bethlehem
/Die Singphoniker
CPO: 777 067

11:06am Beethoven, Ludwig van: Fur Elise (WoO 59)
Lang Lang, piano
Deutsche Grammophon: 479 7528 GH2

11:09am Beethoven, Ludwig van: Rage Over a Lost Penny (Op 129) (Rondo a capriccio in G)
Schnabel, Artur, piano
Naxos: 8111069

11:14am Anderson, Leroy: Suite of Carols for String Orchestra
Slatkin, Leonard/BBC Concert Orchestra
Naxos: 559621

11:27am Friedell, Harold: Saw You Never in the Twilight
Westenburg, Richard/Musica Sacra
Deutsche Grammophon: 429 732

11:30am Beethoven, Ludwig van: Variations on Mozart’s “Bei Männern, welche Liebe fuhlen” (WoO 46)
Casals, Pablo, cello
Cortot, Alfred, piano
Angel/EMI: 64057

11:41am Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Vesperae solennes de confessore (K 339): 5. Laudate Dominum (Mozart)
Ziegler, Robert/Czech Studio Orchestra
Hauser, Stjepan, cello
Masterworks: 19658825582

11:45am Mendelssohn, Felix: Vom Himmel Hoch (From Heaven Above)
Flamig, Martin/Dresden Philharmonic
Dresden Kreuzchor
Capriccio: 10216

12:00pm PROGRAM: From the Top
/more at

1:00pm : Saturday Classical with Nikki Velonis

1:00pm Beethoven, Ludwig van: Symphony # 5 in c minor (Op 67)
Bernstein, Leonard/New York Philharmonic
Sony Classical: 47516

1:37pm Anonymous/Traditional: The Holly and the Ivy
/Canadian Brass
RCA: 61373

1:39pm Torme, Mel: The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting…)
/Eaken Piano Trio
Naxos: 554099

1:42pm Britten, Benjamin: This Little Babe
Keith, C. David/Southwestern Seminary Chorus
Resmiranda: 8308

1:44pm Gauntlett, Henry J.: Once in Royal David’s City
Harrison, Jane, english horn
Malmon, Sandi-Jo, cello
Sealy, Marshall, french horn
North Star: 35

1:46pm Anonymous: O Come, O Come, Emmanuel (arr. Andrew Carter)
/Timberdale Brass
Westminster Choir
McCormick, Robert, organ
GIA: CD-1141

1:51pm Mozart, Leopold: Intrada to “Musical Sleighride”
/Bach Trumpet Ensemble
Ars Musici: 266746

1:52pm arr. Schwab: We Three Kings
Schwab, Jacqueline, piano
Dorian: 90275

1:56pm Traditional English Melody: arr. Willcocks, David: Blessed be that Maid Mary
Rutter, John/
The Cambridge Singers
Collegium: 121

2:00pm Beethoven, Ludwig van: Piano Concerto #5 in E-Flat “Emperor” (Op 73): 3. Rondo: Allegro
Reiner, Fritz/Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Cliburn, Van, piano
RCA: 7943

2:10pm WASSON: Festival Fanfare
/Dallas Winds
Reference: 126

2:14pm Frank, Gabriela Lena (b. 1972): Leyendas (2001): 6. Coquetos
/The Knights
Sony: 88697599782

2:17pm Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich: Nutcracker (Op 71): Act 2: Coffee (Arabian Dance)
Tilson Thomas, Michael/New York Philharmonic
CBS: 45659

2:22pm Beethoven, Ludwig van: Sonatina for Mandolin
Mair, Marilynn, mandolin
Davis, Mark, guitar
North Star: 34

2:25pm Handel, George Frideric: Messiah (HWV 56): A Suite of Music from Messiah
Various conductors (Ormandy/Groves/Faith)/Various Orchestras (Philadelphia/Royal/Percy Faith Orch.)
CBS: 45631

2:45pm LIVINGSTON & EVANS: Silver Bells
/Eaken Piano Trio
Naxos: 554099

2:47pm Rutter, John (b. 1945): Gloria 3. Vivace e ritmico
Rutter, John/Philip Jones Brass Ensemble
Collegium: 100

2:53pm Anderson, Leroy: Angels in Our Fields
Slatkin, Leonard/BBC Concert Orchestra
Naxos: 559621

2:55pm Mitchell, Joni: River
Signum: SIGCD723

3:00pm Beethoven, Ludwig van: Symphony # 7 in A (Op 92)
Dudamel, Gustavo/Simon Bolivar Symphony Orchestra

3:38pm Rutter, John (b. 1945): Gloria
Rutter, John/Philip Jones Brass Ensemble
Cambridge Singers
Collegium: 100

3:56pm Berlin, Irving: White Christmas
/Eaken Piano Trio
Naxos: 554099

4:00pm Beethoven, Ludwig van: Piano Sonata # 8 in c minor “Pathetique” (Op 13)
Brendel, Alfred, piano
MMG (Vox): 7107

4:21pm Stetsenko, Kyrylo: The Angels Exclaimed
Hillier, Paul/Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir
Harmonia Mundi: 907410

4:22pm Katalsky, Alexander: God Is With Us
Hillier, Paul/Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir
Harmonia Mundi: 907410

4:28pm Traditional: The Sleep of the Baby Jesus
Joel Rosenberger, piano

4:31pm Edwards, Paul: A Joyous Christmas (Joy to the World/How Great our Joy)
Slaughter, Susan/Holiday Brass
Woodgate: 36722-2

4:34pm Rutter, John (b. 1945): Sing We to this Merry Company
Wachner, Julian/Washington Chorus
Dorian: 92117

4:36pm Beethoven, Ludwig van: Romance #2 for Violin in F (Op 50)
Pritchard, Sir John/Philharmonia Orchestra
Menuhin, Yehudi, violin
Angel/EMI: 64324

4:46pm Bonvin, Ludwig: Christmas Night’s Dream (Op 10)
Blundell, Reuben/Gowanus Arts Ensemble
FCR: 166

4:51pm Walton, William: Make We Joy Now in this Fest
Christophers, Harry/The Sixteen
Collins: 12702

4:54pm Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich: Nutcracker (Op 71) – Pas de deux
Mackerras, Sir Charles/London Symphony Orchestra
Telarc: 80539

5:00pm Beethoven, Ludwig van: Symphony # 6 “Pastoral” in F (Op 68)
Abbado, Claudio/Berlin Philharmonic
Deutsche Grammo: 460 003

5:41pm Torme, Mel: Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting…)
Ziegler, Robert/Czech Studio Orchestra
Hauser, Stjepan, cello
Masterworks: 19658825582

5:45pm Rutter, John (b. 1945): All the stars looked down
Hyde, Daniel/Britten Sinfonia
Choir of King’s College, Cambridge
Kings College: KGS0069D

5:48pm Praetorius, Michael: Lo How a Rose E’er Blooming
Curnow, Jeffrey, Trumpet
Gordon, Adam, trumpet
Harmon, Christina, Organ
Hustis, Gregory, Horn
Hester Prk: 7706

5:52pm Barrios, Augustin (Mangore): Villancico de Navidad
Williams, John, guitar
Sony Classical: 87771

5:56pm Traditional: Greensleeves
/Silverwood Quartet
Flying Frog: 0402

6:00pm PROGRAM: Performance Today
Fred Child, host

7:00pm PROGRAM: Concierto
Frank Dominguez, host

8:00pm : Saturday Classical with David Ginder

8:00pm Beethoven, Ludwig van: Leonore Overture #3 in D (Op 72b)
Bernstein, Leonard/Vienna Philharmonic
Deutsche Grammo: 413779

8:16pm Beethoven, Ludwig van: Piano Sonata #14 in c-sharp minor “Moonlight” (Op 27/2)
Horowitz, Vladimir, piano
CBS: 34509

8:33pm Beethoven, Ludwig van: Symphony # 9 “Choral” in d minor (Op 125)
Maazel, Lorin/Cleveland Orchestra
Popp, Lucia, soprano
Obraztsova, Elena
Talvela, Martti, bass
Vickers, Jon, tenor
Cleveland Orchestra Chorus
CBS: 38868

9:40pm Beethoven, Ludwig van: Christ on the Mount of Olives (Op 85) (“Christus am Ölberge”)
Nagano, Kent/German Symphony Orchestra Berlin (Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin)
Berlin Radio Choir (Rundfunkchor Berlin)
Orgonasova, Luba, soprano
Domingo, Placido, tenor
Schmidt, Andreas, bass
Harmonia Mundi: 901802

10:29pm Beethoven, Ludwig van: Missa Solemnis in D (Op 123)
Karajan, Herbert von/Berlin Philharmonic
Cuberli, Lella, soprano
Schmidt, Trudeliese, mezzo-soprano
Van Dam, Jose, bass-baritone
Cole, Vinson, tenor
Vienna Singverein
Deutsche Grammo: 419166