WCLV Program Guide 11-29-2018


November 29

1632 Jean-Baptiste Lully baptized – Italian-born French composer, instrumentalist, and dancer (d.1687); spent most of his life working in the court of Louis XIV and is considered the chief master of the French baroque style; invented in the 1650s the ‘French overture’, a form used extensively in the Baroque and Classical eras, especially by Johann Sebastian Bach and George Frideric Handel.

1797 Gaetano Donizetti – Italian composer (d.1848); along with Gioacchino Rossini and Vincenzo Bellini, he was a leading composer of the bel canto opera style during the first half of the 19th century.

1862 first performance of Johannes Brahms's Piano Quartet No. 2 at the old Gesellschaft für Musikfreunde Vereinsaal in Vienna, by the Hellmesberger Quartet with the composer at the piano.

1983 premiere of Olivier Messiaen's opera St. Francis of Assisi at the Paris Opéra, conducted by Seiji Ozawa.


Recording of the Week

Home for the Harvest

Nov. 19, 2018

Program Guide

00:00 PERFORMANCE TODAY with Garrett McQueen

Peter Tchaikovsky: Gopak from 'Mazeppa' Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra; Kurt Masur, conductor Album: Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 3 Teldec 46322 Music: 4:17

Richard Strauss: Don Juan, Op. 20 Aspen Conducting Academy; Nathaniel Efthimiou; Frantisek Macek, conductors Aspen Music Festival and School, Benedict Music Tent, Aspen, CO Music: 16:04

Piano Puzzler: This week's contestant is Jean Bostrum from Zimmerman, MN Music: 10:36

Robert Schumann: Kinderszenen (Scenes from Childhood), Op. 15: Traumerei (Dreaming) Joshua Bell, violin; Academy of St Martin in the Fields; Michael Stern, conductor Album: Romance of the Violin Sony 87894 Music: 2:22 (exerpt)

Peter Tchaikovsky: Souvenir d'un lie cher, op 42,Kyoko Takezawa, violin; Wu Qian, piano Music@Menlo, The Center for Performing Arts at Menlo-Atherton, Atherton, CA Music: 16:47

Ludwig van Beethoven: String Quartet in F minor Op. 95 "Serioso": Movement 4 Larghetto espressivo Emerson String Quartet Album: Beethoven: Complete String Quartets DG 453811 Music: 4:12

Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 in G Major, Op. 455 "Eroica": Movement 1 Allegro con brio Bellingham Festival Orchestra; Michael Palmer, conductor Bellingham Festival of Music, Western Washington University Concert Hall, Bellingham, WA Music: 13:53

Doug Balliett: Gawain's Journey (World Premiere) St. Lawrence String Quartet, JACK Quartet Spoleto Festival USA, Dock Street Theater, Charleston, SC Music: 19:14

Eugene Ysaÿe: Sonata in G Major for Solo Violin, Op. 27, No. 5 .Yura Lee, violin Music@Menlo, Stent Family Hall, Menlo School, Atherton, CA Music: 9:22


02:00 CLASSICAL MUSIC with John Mills

02:01:26  Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 1     Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Leonard Bernstein DeutGram 4795448 56:02

03:00:26  Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for Viola d'amore & Lute  RV 540 Rachel Barton Pine, viola Ars Antigua  Cedille 159 12:03

03:16:33  Aaron Copland: Rodeo: Four Dance Episodes     Buffalo Philharmonic JoAnn Falletta Naxos 559240 18:48

03:37:18  Sergei Rachmaninoff: The Bells Op 35   Renée Fleming, soprano (Amer. 1959-) Atlanta Symphony Robert Shaw Telarc 80365 38:26

04:18:45  Antonín Dvorák: Violin Concerto Op 53   Yehudi Menuhin, violin Paris Conservatoire Orchestra George Enescu Warner 555052 30:09

04:50:23  Frédéric Chopin: Piano Sonata No. 2 Op 35   Yuja Wang, piano DeutGram 4795448 24:29

05:18:13  Robert Schumann: Symphony No. 4 Op 120    Cleveland Orchestra Christoph von Dohnányi Decca 421643 27:10

05:45:44  John Field: Nocturne No. 3    Elizabeth Joy Roe, piano  Decca 4789672 4:51

05:51:35  Antonio Vivaldi: Four Seasons: 'Winter' Concerto Op 8 # 4 Daniel Hope, violin Zurich Chamber Orchestra Daniel Hope DeutGram 4796922 7:53


06:00 BBC NEWS; CLASSICAL MUSIC with Jacqueline Gerber

06:08:01  Jean-Baptiste Lully: Phaëton: Chaconne     Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra Jeanne Lamon Tafelmusik 1001 3:45

06:15:18  Felix Mendelssohn: String Symphony No. 5     Northern Chamber Orchestra Nicholas Ward Naxos 553161 11:00

06:27:12  Traditional: The Holly and the Ivy (English)    Anonymous 4   Harm Mundi 907325 3:11

06:32:07  Gaetano Donizetti: L'elisir d'amore: Una furtiva lagrima    Plácido Domingo, tenor Los Angeles Philharmonic Carlo Maria Giulini DeutGram 4795448 4:41

06:42:11  Alberto Ginastera: Suite of Native Dances Op 15    Jerusalem Symphony Orchestra Gisèle Ben-Dor Naxos 570999 9:10

06:53:16  Traditional: The First Nowell     Philadelphia Orchestra Eugene Ormandy Sony 87771 3:33

06:57:11  Jean-Baptiste Lully: Marche Royale     Stuttgart Brass Quartet  Hänssler 98623 1:18

06:58:43  Robert Crawford: The U.S. Air Force March     Dallas Wind Symphony Frederick Fennell Reference 85 1:43

07:04:53  Jerome Moross: Rachel, Rachel: Americana Miniature     City of Prague Philharmonic Paul Bateman Silva 1049 6:01

07:14:20  Johannes Brahms: Finale from Piano Quartet No. 2 Op 26   Emanuel Ax, piano (Ukr.born-Amer.1949-)   Sony 45846 10:50

07:27:04  Gaetano Donizetti: Lucia di Lammermoor: Sextet  Bruce Ford, tenor Hanover Band Sir Charles Mackerras Sony 63174 3:31

07:32:00  Jean-Baptiste Lully: Psyché: Suite     Les Délices  Délices 2013 5:30

07:43:16  Percy Grainger: Children's March 'Over the Hills and     Dallas Wind Symphony Jerry Junkin Reference 117 7:00

07:53:27  Hugh Martin: Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas    Capella SF Ragnar Bohlin Delos 3485 4:48

07:58:24  Peter Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker: Chinese Dance     Cleveland Orchestra Robert Porco MAA 2002 1:10

08:08:33  Antonio Vivaldi: Sinfonia for Strings  RV 149  English Concert Trevor Pinnock Archiv 415518 6:04

08:18:05  Johann Sebastian Bach: Keyboard Concerto No. 5  BWV 1056 Angela Hewitt, piano Australian Chamber Orchestra Richard Tognetti Hyperion 67308 9:40

08:29:20  Virgil Thomson: Allegretto from Symphony on a Hymn Tune  Monadnock Festival Orchestra James Bolle Albany 1058 3:03

08:32:42  Joseph Haydn: Minuet & Finale from String Quartet No. 24 Op 20 # 6  Angeles Quartet  Decca 4783695 5:32

08:44:43  Claude Debussy: Danses sacrée et profane    Yolanda Kondonassis, harp Bridget Reischl Telarc 80694 10:12

09:10:10  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Idomeneo: Ballet Music  K 367  Apollo's Fire Jeannette Sorrell Avie 2159 16:16

09:31:11  John Lunn: Downton Abbey: Theme    Claire Jones, harp London Mozart Players Stuart Morley Silva 6051 3:32

09:37:55  Sergei Rachmaninoff: Prelude No. 6 Op 23 # 5 Vassily Primakov, piano (Russ. 1979- VAH see lee   Bridge 9348 4:26

09:43:45  Arthur Foote: Suite for Strings: Praeludium Op 63    do.gma chamber orchestra Mikhail Gurewitsch MDG 9121717 3:36

09:48:34  Giuseppe Verdi: Macbeth: Chorus of the Scottish Refugees    Chicago Symphony Chorus Chicago Symphony Orchestra Sir Georg Solti Decca 4825281 4:54

09:55:32  Traditional: God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen    Cleveland Orchestra Chorus Cleveland Orchestra Gareth Morrell MAA 1993 3:28


10:00 WCLV MIDDAY with Mark Satola

10:00:29  Adriano Banchieri: Concerto No. 3 for Brass     Empire Brass  Telarc 80204 1:49

10:02:36  Jean-François Dandrieu: Rondeau     Stuttgart Brass Quartet  Hänssler 98623 1:51

10:06:00  Isaac Albéniz: Iberia: Fête-dieu à Séville    Lang Lang, piano Sony 771901 9:03

10:16:54  Manuel de Falla: The Three-Cornered Hat Suite No. 2     BBC Philharmonic Juanjo Mena Chandos 10694 12:17

10:30:51  Gioacchino Rossini: Il signor Bruschino: Overture     Prague Sinfonia Christian Benda Naxos 570934 4:46

10:39:33  Gaetano Donizetti: The Daughter of the Regiment: Overture     Paris Opera Orchestra Bruno Campanella EMI 63128 6:23

10:48:35  Sergei Rachmaninoff: Valse    Alexandre Tharaud, piano   Erato 557829 1:16

10:51:08  Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 43     Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orchestra Ádám Fischer Nimbus 5530 23:32

11:16:19  Sergei Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 1 Op 10   Gary Graffman, piano Cleveland Orchestra George Szell CBS 37806 15:07

11:32:54  Antonio Vivaldi: Four Seasons: 'Spring' Concerto Op 8 # 1 Joshua Bell, violin Academy St. Martin in Fields Joshua Bell Sony 11013 10:13

11:45:02  Richard Wagner: Die Feen: Overture   Philharmonia Zürich Fabio Luisi Accentus 102 11:19


12:00 BBC News; SPECIAL: BW MEN’S CHORUS HOLIDAY CONCERT, live from the Westfield Studio Theater in the Idea Center at Playhouse Square – Frank Bianchi, conductor; soloists: Steve Pernod, Jared Plasterer, Joe Mikolajczyk; Zack Troyer; Michelle Makhlouf & Jason Falkofsky, piano

Traditional (arr David Willcocks): O Come, All Ye Faithful

Spiritual (arr Mark Hayes): Rise Up Shepherd and Follow

Kim Gannon and Walter Kent (arr Mark Hayes): I’ll Be Home for Christmas

Frank Sinatra, Dok Stanford, Henry Sanicola (arr Mark Hayes): Mistletoe and Holly

Hugh Martin and Ralph Blane (arr Mark Hayes): Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas

Johnny Marks (arr Sylvia Rabinof): Rudolph Goes Romantic

Josquin des Prez: Ave Coelorum Domina

Cecil Alexander and Henry Gauntlett: Once in Royal David’s City

Silesian Folk Tune (arr F. Melius Christiansen): Beautiful Savior

Medieval Latin Text (arr Lara Hoggard): Personent Hodie

Randol Alan Bass: Gloria: Excerpts

Carole Bayer Sager, David Foster and Richard Page (arr Mark Hayes): Thankful

Traditional French Carol (arr Howard Helvey): Ding! Dong! Merrily on High

Irving Berlin (arr Roy Ringwald): White Christmas



13:05:55  George Frideric Handel: Water Music Suite No. 1    Aradia Ensemble Kevin Mallon Naxos 503293 29:19

13:37:30  Jean-Baptiste Lully: Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme: Suite     Tempesta di Mare  Chandos 805 17:59

13:56:24  Georg Philipp Telemann: Water Music Suite: Sarabande     Cologne Musica Antiqua Reinhard Goebel Archiv 413788 2:02


14:00 PERFORMANCE TODAY with Fred Child

Franz Schubert: Der Lindenbaum Frederic Chiu, piano Album: Virtuoso Piano Transcriptions Harmonia Mundi 3957054 Music: 4:20

Einojuhani Rautavaara: Symphony No. 1: Movements 2-3 Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra; JoAnn Falletta, conductor Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra, Kleinhans Music Hall, Buffalo, NY Music: 23:36

Franz Schubert: Introduction and Variations on 'Trockne Blumen', D. 802, Op. 160 Stefan Ragnar Hoskuldsson, flute; Michael McHale, piano University of Georgia, Ramsey Concert Hall. Athens, GA Music: 21:07

Ludwig van Beethoven: String Quartet No. 6 Op. 19 No. 6: Movements 1 & 2 Vera Quartet: Pedro Rodriguez, violin; Patricia Garcia, violin; Ines Molares, viola; Justin Goldsmith, cello Performance Today Young Artists in Residence, Maud Moon Weyerhaeuser Studio, St. Paul, MN Music: 12:39

Grazyna Bacewicz: Two Oberki Piotr Plawner, violin; Ewa Kupiec, piano Album: Grazyna Bacewicz: Sonatas for Violin and Piano Hanssler 9311 Music: 4:10

Felix Mendelssohn: Octet in E-flat Major, op. 20 St. Lawrence String Quartet; Rolston String Quartet The Bank of America Chamber Music Series, Spoleto Festival USA, Dock Street Theater, Charleston, SC Music: 31:05

Grazyna Bacewicz: Overture Los Angeles Philharmonic; Andrew Manze, conductor Walt Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles, CA Music: 5:31

Miles Davis: All Blues Ebene Quartet Spivey Hall, Clayton State University, Morrow, GA Music: 6:03


16:00 CLASSICAL MUSIC with Bill O’Connell

15:53:44  Jean-Baptiste Lully: Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme: Ballet des nations     Tempesta di Mare  Chandos 805 6:43

16:04:20  Jean-Baptiste Lully: Phaëton: Overture     Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra Jeanne Lamon Tafelmusik 1001 2:28

16:09:14  Johann Christian Bach: Symphony for Double Orchestra Op 18 # 3  Hanover Band Anthony Halstead CPO 999752 11:34

16:26:02  Erich Wolfgang Korngold: The Private Lives of Elizabeth & Essex: Overture     National Philharmonic Charles Gerhardt RCA 81266 7:17

16:32:55  Antonín Dvorák: Romantic Pieces: Allegro moderato Op 75 # 1 Caroline Goulding, violin  Ars Prod. 38536 3:01

16:39:04  Gaetano Donizetti: Ugo, conte di Parigi: Overture     La Scala Philharmonic Riccardo Chailly Decca 4831148 7:20

16:49:16  Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck: Hodie Christus natus est    Quire Cleveland  Peter Bennett Quire 101 3:25

16:53:09  George Frideric Handel: Concerto Grosso Op 3 # 3  Musicians of the Louvre Marc Minkowski Erato 94354 7:02

17:05:49  Cole Porter: Kiss Me, Kate: Overture     London Sinfonietta John McGlinn EMI 54300 6:10

17:21:24  Gian-Francesco Malipiero: Four Inventions     Filarmonia Veneta Peter Maag MarcoPolo 223397 10:28

17:34:56  Antonio Vivaldi: Four Seasons: 'Winter' Concerto Op 8 # 4 Joshua Bell, violin Academy St. Martin in Fields Joshua Bell Sony 11013 8:26

17:48:27  Karl Jenkins: Adiemus 'Songs of Sanctuary' - Hymn    London Philharmonic Choir Adiemus Symphony of Europe Karl Jenkins Decca 5793828 04:07

17:55:06  Karl Jenkins: Exsultate, jubilate    Polyphony Stephen Layton DeutGram 4793232 4:14



18:09:13  Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 8 Op 13   Peter Takács, piano  Cambria 1175 18:10

18:28:43  John Powell: Five Virginian Folk Songs Op 34   Debra Wendells Cross, flute  Albany 1058 5:23

18:35:36  Morton Gould: Spirituals for Strings: All God's Children Got Wings     London Philharmonic Strings Kenneth Klein Albany 1058 2:39

18:39:54  George Frideric Handel: Concerto Grosso     English Concert Trevor Pinnock Archiv 415291 12:47

18:53:59  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Laudate Dominum  K 339 Elina Garanca, mezzo German Radio Philharmonic Karel Mark Chichon DeutGram 21327 5:02


19:00 SYMPHONY AT SEVEN with John Simna

19:02:22  Edvard Grieg: Lyric Suite Op 54    Gothenburg Symphony Neeme Järvi DeutGram 437524 18:57

19:23:50  Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 2 Op 36    Révolutionaire et Romantique Sir John Eliot Gardiner Soli Deo 721 31:54

19:58:01  Vladimir Rebikov: Berceuse Op 7 # 1 Rachel Barton Pine, violin   Cedille 139 1:44


20:00 NIGHT MUSIC with Rob Grier

20:00:51  Camille Saint-Saëns: Cello Concerto No. 2 Op 119   Steven Isserlis, cello NDR Symphony Orchestra Christoph Eschenbach RCA 63518 18:06

20:20:48  Anton Stamitz: Concerto for 2 Flutes    Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute Camerata Salzburg Jean-Pierre Rampal Sony 45930 16:20

20:39:00  Samuel Barber: Souvenirs Suite Op 28   Leon McCawley, piano Virgin 45270 17:55

20:57:39  Frédéric Chopin: Mazurka No. 10 Op 17 # 1 Vassily Primakov, piano  Bridge 9289 2:08

21:03:37  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 28  K 200  Cleveland Orchestra George Szell Sony 86793 17:14

21:23:07  Franz Schubert: Rosamunde: Entr'acte No. 3  D 797/5  Vienna Philharmonic Karl Münchinger Decca 4785437 7:38

21:32:06  Felix Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night's Dream: Nocturne Op 61 # 7  Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra George Szell Philips 4788977 5:38

21:40:57  Astor Piazzolla: Four Seasons of Buenos Aires: Winter     Almeda Trio  Albany 1386 7:07

21:50:11  Wilhelm Stenhammar: Symphony No. 2 Op 34    Gothenburg Symphony Neeme Järvi DeutGram 445857 41:57

22:33:29  Ludwig van Beethoven: Largo from Piano Concerto No. 3 Op 37   Leif Ove Andsnes, piano Mahler Chamber Orchestra Leif Ove Andsnes Sony 542058 9:53

22:46:04  Sir William Walton: Lento from Sonata for Strings     Guildhall Strings  RCA 7846 9:38

22:57:07  Ottokar Novacek: Perpetual Motion Op 5 # 4 Maxim Vengerov, violin Virtuosi  EMI 57164 2:45



23:01:35  Franz Schubert: Schwanengesang: Serenade  D 957 Gil Shaham, violin  DeutGram 471568 4:09

23:05:45  Gerald Finzi: Fear No More the Heat of the Sun Op 18 # 3 Amy Dickson, saxophone Aurora Orchestra Nicholas Collon Decca 4825281 5:31

23:11:16  Claude Debussy: Images, Book 2: Et la lune descend sur le temple qui fut    Kotaro Fukuma, piano Hortus 113 5:31

23:17:45  Johann Nepomuk Hummel: Adagio from String Quartet No. 1 Op 30 # 1  Delmé String Quartet  Hyperion 66568 8:44

23:26:29  Hector Berlioz: Harold in Italy: Pilgrims' March Op 16   Nobuko Imai, viola London Symphony Sir Colin Davis Philips 4788977 8:34

23:35:59  Johannes Brahms: Intermezzo Op 117 # 1 Jorge Federico Osorio, piano  Cedille 171 4:54

23:40:53  Béla Bartók: Andante tranquillo from Violin Concerto    Isabelle Faust, violin Swedish Radio Symphony Daniel Harding Harm Mundi 902146 9:15

23:50:09  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Ave verum corpus  K 618 Atlanta Symphony Chorus Atlanta Symphony Robert Shaw Telarc 80119 2:52

23:54:07  Duke Ellington: Prelude to a Kiss    Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano Decca 460811 3:01

23:57:26  Francisco Tárrega: La´grima    Milos Karadaglic, guitar DeutGram 15579 2:00




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