WCLV Program Guide 12-19-2018

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December 19

1825 George Frederick Bristow – American composer (d.1898); a champion of American music, an historically important choral composer and a nationalist in his choice of texts.

1919 first performance of the orchestral version of The White Peacock by Charles Tomlinson Griffes, with the Philadelphia Orchestra led by Leopold Stokowski.

1944 William Christie – American-born French conductor and harpsichordist (73 years old); a specialist in baroque repertoire and the founder of the ensemble Les Arts Florissants in 1979.

1958 Steven Isserlis – English cellist (59 years old); renowned for his eclectic repertoire and his use of gut strings; author of two books for children, Why Beethoven Threw the Stew (2001) and Why Handel Waggled His Wig (2006

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George Szell: The Complete Columbia Album Collection

Jan. 28, 2019
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00:00 PERFORMANCE TODAY with Fred Child

Franz Joseph Haydn (arr. Paul Galbraith):  Sonata in A major, Hob XVI:47: 1. Moderato  Paul Galbraith, 8-string guitar Album: Paul Galbraith Plays Haydn Delos 3239 Music: 4:24

Carolyn Surrick: Winter's Falling Light Ensemble Galilei Album: Surrounded By Angels Sono Luminus 92173 Music: 3:05

Traditional: Let All Mortal Flesh Keep Silence Anders Norudde: Konvulsionslaten Sue Richards: The Celt Ensemble Galilei Album: Surrounded By Angels Sono Luminus 92173 Music: 4:58

Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 82 in C major Hob.I/82 Handel and Haydn Society Orchestra; Harry Christophers, conductor Symphony Hall, Boston, MA Music: 27:28

Vince Guaraldi (arr. Brandon Ridenour): Skating Canadian Brass Album: Christmas Time Is Here Steinway & Sons 30027 Music: 1:39

Vince Guaraldi (arr. Brandon Ridenour): Christmas Time Is Here Canadian Brass Album: Christmas Time Is Here Steinway & Sons 30027 Music: 2:46

Chris Coletti: Bach's Bells Canadian Brass Album: Christmas Time Is Here Steinway & Sons 30027 Music: 2:39

Sergei Prokofiev: Piano Sonata No. 2 in d minor, Op. 14: 4. Vivace Yefim Bronfman, piano Album: Prokofiev Piano Sonatas Sony 53273 Music: 4:27

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Flute Quartet No.4 in A major, K. 298 Tom Ottar Andreassen, flute; Frode Larsen, violin; Jon Wien Sonstebo, viola; Emery Cardas, cello Oslo Concert Hall, Oslo, Norway Music: 10:56

Franz Liszt: Piano Concerto No. 2 in A, S.215 Yefim Bronfman, piano; Vienna Philharmonic; Franz Welser-Most, conductor Album: Summer Night Concert, Schonnbrunn Deutsche Grammophon 476 3793 Music: 19:53

Samuel Barber: String Quartet No. 1 in B minor, Op. 11, "Adagio for Strings": Molto Adagio Dover Quartet Maud Moon Weyerhaeuser Studio, St. Paul, MN Music: 8:47

Engelbert Humperdinck (arr. Roger Harvey): Evening Prayer from Hansel and Gretel Burning River Brass Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY Music: 2:49

 

02:00 CLASSICAL MUSIC with John Mills

02:00:50  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Serenade No. 7  K 250 Oldrich Vlcek, violin Prague Chamber Orchestra Sir Charles Mackerras Telarc 80161 53:41

02:55:53  John Taverner: Magnificat à 5    Chanticleer  Joseph Jennings Teldec 81829 10:33

03:07:51  Johannes Brahms: Symphony No. 2 Op 73    London Philharmonic Marin Alsop Naxos 557429 44:44

03:57:10  Alan Danson: A Christmas Carol - A Dickens of a Tale    Alan Danson, narrator Mainstreet Brass  MSR 1325 16:08

04:15:01  Sergei Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 5 Op 55   Sviatoslav Richter, piano Warsaw Philharmonic Witold Rowicki DeutGram 4796018 22:42

04:40:44  Johann Sebastian Bach: Magnificat  BWV 243 Julia Doyle, soprano Bethlehem Bach Festival Orch Greg Funfgeld Analekta 9873 27:12

05:11:03  Joachim Raff: Symphony No. 10 Op 213    Philharmonia Hungarica Werner Andreas Albert CPO 999536 33:27

05:47:03  Heinrich Marschner: Grand Festive Overture Op 78    Slovak State Philharmonic Alfred Walter MarcoPolo 223342 10:18

05:57:59  Traditional: The Holly and the Ivy (English)     Pittsburgh Symphony Brass  Four Winds 3029 1:37

 

06:00 BBC NEWS; CLASSICAL MUSIC with Jacqueline Gerber

06:07:58  Katherine K. Davis: The Little Drummer Boy     Northern Lights Orch Petri Juutilainen WSchatz 5 4:42

06:14:41  Randol Alan Bass: Seasonal Sounds    Tallis Chamber Choir National Symphony Orchestra Randol Alan Bass Kodanja 2003 9:58

J. Fred Coots: Santa Claus is Comin' to Town

Oakley Halderman & Gene Autry: Here Comes Santa Claus

Johnny Marks: Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer

Jack Rollins & Steve Nelson: Frosty, the Snowman

James Pierpont: Jingle Bells

06:25:12  Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov: Procession of the Sardar     Cincinnati Pops Erich Kunzel Telarc 80657 4:14

06:30:12  Samuel Scheidt: O Little One Sweet    Bryn Terfel, baritone  Tecwyn Evans DeutGram 14914 2:46

06:38:37  Camille Saint-Saëns: Havanaise Op 83   Nicola Benedetti, violin London Symphony Daniel Harding DeutGram 6154 10:12

06:50:26  Ottorino Respighi: The Pines of Rome: The Pines of the Appian Way     Berlin Philharmonic Herbert von Karajan DeutGram 4796018 5:15

06:57:20  Johann Strauss Jr: Napoleon March Op 156    Vienna Philharmonic Willi Boskovsky Decca 4785437 2:45

07:03:07  Ross Bagdasarian: The Chipmunk Song     Northern Lights Orch Petri Juutilainen WSchatz 5 3:34

07:07:13  Leroy Anderson: A Trumpeter's Lullaby    Catherine Moore, trumpet BBC Concert Orchestra Leonard Slatkin Naxos 559357 3:01

07:12:26  George Butterworth: Rhapsody 'A Shropshire Lad'     BBC Scottish Symphony Andrew Manze BBC 392 10:31

07:23:45  Johann Sebastian Bach: Cello Suite No. 1: Prelude  BWV 1007 Andrés Díaz, cello   Azica 71252 1:58

07:27:32  Pablo Casals: Song of the Birds    Han-Na Chang, cello St. Cecilia Academy Orchestra Antonio Pappano EMI 82390 4:33

07:32:33  William Byrd: Jig     Canadian Brass  CBS 45792 1:54

07:39:14  Nigel Hess: A Christmas Overture     Royal Philharmonic John Rutter Collegium 133 7:23

07:49:22  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Rondo from Concerto  K 314 John Mack, oboe Cleveland Orchestra Christoph von Dohnányi Decca 443176 6:01

07:56:09  Traditional: Glory in the Meeting House     Apollo's Fire Jeannette Sorrell Avie 2329 3:34

08:07:54  Jack Rollins & Steve Nelson: Frosty the Snowman     Northern Lights Orch Petri Juutilainen WSchatz 5 5:00

08:14:44  Richard Wagner: The Flying Dutchman: Overture     Berlin Philharmonic Herbert von Karajan EMI 64563 10:56

08:26:47  Máximo Diego Pujol: Suite mágica: Tango    Yolanda Kondonassis, harp (Amer. CIM grad.  www.yolandaharp.com)   Azica 71297 4:18

08:31:21  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Three German Dances  K 605  Orpheus Chamber Orchestra  DeutGram 429783 5:54

08:42:51  Antonín Dvorák: Prague Waltzes     Detroit Symphony Antal Doráti Decca 414370 8:54

08:52:37  Traditional: The Virgin Mary had a Baby Boy    BBC National Chorus of Wales  John Hugh Thomas Nimbus 5310 2:16

08:55:49  Maurice Jarre: Dr. Zhivago: Lara's Theme     Cincinnati Pops Erich Kunzel Telarc 80600 5:44

09:06:31  Maurice Ravel: Daphnis et Chloé: Suite No. 2    Cleveland Orchestra Chorus Cleveland Orchestra Christoph von Dohnányi Teldec 44945 16:13

09:23:58  Anonymous: Nowell sing we    Amanda Powell, soprano Apollo's Fire Jeannette Sorrell Avie 2396 1:45

09:29:23  Duke Ellington: In a Sentimental Mood    Jason Vieaux, guitar Azica 71287 3:24

09:35:12  Billy May: Holiday Cheer     Boston Pops John Williams Philips 416287 9:31

09:46:12  Victor Herbert: Babes in Toyland: Suite     Razumovsky Symphony Keith Brion Naxos 559025 7:28

09:54:21  Adolphe Adam: Giselle: Waltz & Pas de deux     London Symphony Michael Tilson Thomas Sony 42450 4:40

 

10:00 CLASSICAL MUSIC with Mark Satola

10:00:25  Traditional: Ding Dong! Merrily on High    St. Paul's Cathedral Choir Andrew Carwood Decca 4789225 1:53

10:02:43  Graham J. Ellis: There is No Rose    St. Paul's Cathedral Choir Andrew Carwood Decca 4789225 1:59

10:06:23  Hector Berlioz: Overture to 'Les Francs Juges' Op 3    Dresden State Orchestra Sir Colin Davis RCA 68790 12:18

10:20:12  Franz Liszt: Venezia e Napoli: Tarantella  S 162/3 Benjamin Grosvenor, piano   Decca 4830255 9:06

10:31:30  Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Sérénade Op 37   Steven Isserlis, cello Chamber Orchestra of Europe Sir John Eliot Gardiner Virgin 91134 4:23

10:39:41  Woldemar Bargiel: Adagio Op 38   Steven Isserlis, cello German Chamber Philharmonic Christoph Eschenbach RCA 63665 7:00

10:48:37  Franz Liszt: Years of Pilgrimage, 1st Year: Pastorale  S 160/3 Lazar Berman, piano  DeutGram 4779525 1:30

10:51:00  Josef Suk: Fantasy Op 24   Michael Ludwig, violin Buffalo Philharmonic JoAnn Falletta Naxos 572323 23:22

11:16:10  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Oboe Quartet  K 370  Boston Sym Chamber Players  BSO Clas 601 14:27

 

11:30 A CLEVELAND ORCHESTRA CHRISTMAS

11:31:24  Traditional: Deck the Halls     Cleveland Orchestra George Szell Sony 547185 2:11

11:31:53  Traditional: Fum, fum, fum    Cleveland Orchestra Chorus Cleveland Orchestra Robert Porco MAA 2011 1:20

11:33:14  George Frideric Handel: Messiah: And the glory of the Lord    Cleveland Orchestra Chorus Cleveland Orchestra Robert Shaw TCO 651204 2:56

11:36:10  Mack Wilberg: One December, Bright and Clear    Women of the Cleveland Orchestra Robert Porco MAA 2008 1:53

11:38:04  Traditional: Wexford Carol    Brian Keith Johnson, baritone Cleveland Orchestra Robert Porco MAA 2011 3:59

11:44:20  Traditional: O Come, O Come, Emmanuel    Cleveland Orchestra Chorus Cleveland Orchestra Gareth Morrell MAA 1993 3:50

11:48:11  Bob Chilcott: The Time of Snow    Cleve Orch Children's Chorus Cleveland Orchestra Robert Porco MAA 2011 3:38

11:51:49  Anonymous: Personet hodie    Cleveland Orchestra Chorus Cleveland Orchestra Robert Porco MAA 2005 3:01

11:54:52  Alan Silvestri: The Polar Express: Spirit of the Season    Cleveland Orchestra Chorus Cleveland Orchestra Robert Porco MAA 2011 2:28

11:57:55  Traditional: Deck the Halls     Cleveland Orchestra George Szell Sony 547185 2:11

 

12:00 BBC NEWS; CLASSICAL MUSIC with Mark Satola

12:06:25  Arcangelo Corelli: Concerto Grosso Op 6 # 8  Collegium Musicum 90 Simon Standage Chandos 634 14:29

12:22:20  George Frideric Handel: Water Music Suite No. 3     Apollo's Fire Jeannette Sorrell ApolloFire 2002 6:19

12:29:48  Frederick Delius: Winter Night 'Sleigh Ride'     Royal Philharmonic John Rutter Collegium 133 5:45

12:38:31  Victor Herbert: Babes in Toyland: Suite     Razumovsky Symphony Keith Brion Naxos 559025 7:28

12:47:36  Reinhold Glière: At the Court of Vladimir from Symphony No. 3 Op 42    Buffalo Philharmonic JoAnn Falletta Naxos 503293 7:00

12:56:33  Johann Nepomuk Hummel: Rondo from Trumpet Concerto    Alison Balsom, trumpet German Chamber Philharmonic  EMI 16213 3:30

 

13:00 THE BIG WORK AT ONE

13:01:55  Herbert Howells: Suite for Orchestra "The B's"     London Symphony Richard Hickox Chandos 9557 32:13

13:35:31  E. J. Moeran: Third Rhapsody    Margaret Fingerhut, piano Ulster Orchestra Vernon Handley Chandos 8639 17:37

13:54:19  Sir Arnold Bax: Mediterranean     Royal Northern Sinfonia Richard Hickox EMI 49933 4:19

 

14:00 PERFORMANCE TODAY with Fred Child

Ernest Bloch: Symphony in E flat major: Movement 2 Allegro Malmo Symphony Orchestra Andrey Boreyko, conductor Album: Bloch: Symphony /   Evocations / 3 Jewish Poems BIS 1183 Music: 4:34

Leonard Bernstein: Symphonic Dances from "West Side Story" Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra JoAnn Falletta, conductor Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra, Kleinhans Music Hall, Buffalo, NY Music: 21:32

Piano Puzzler: This week's contestant is Kevin Shaw from Charlotte, NC Music: 9:09

Olivier Messiaen: Le Merle Noir Jonathan Snowdon, flute; Andrew Litton, piano Album: Danse de la Chevre Virgin 90846 Music: 5:16 (short excerpt)

Ernest Bloch: From Jewish Life - 3 Sketches for Cello and Piano: Parts 1 & 3 Alon Goldstein, piano; Amit Peled, cello (from the) Goldstein-Peled-Fiterstein Trio Interlochen Presents, Dendrinos Chapel and Recital Hall, Interlochen, MI Music: 8:35

Joseph Achron: Hebrew Dance Op. 35 No.1 Noah Bendix-Balgley, violin; Orion Weiss, piano Seattle Chamber Music Society, Nordstrom Recital Hall at Benaroya Hall, Seattle, WA Music: 6:39

David Dickau: Love Came Down at Christmas Choral Arts Ensemble Barbara Depman, conductor Album: MPR Taste Of The Holidays, Vol. 4 MPR 20132 Music: 4:49

Xavier Montsalvatge: Cradle Song Isabel Leonard, mezzo-soprano; Sharon Isbin, guitar Album: Alma Espanola Bridge 9491 Music: 2:39

Felix Mendelssohn: Song without Words No. 36 "Cradle Song" Op. 67 Javier Perianes, piano Album: Lieder Ohne Worte Harmonia Mundi 902195 Music: 2:39

Pietro Yon: Gesu Bambino Massed Choirs of St. Olaf College; The St. Olaf Orchestra Sigrid Johnson, conductor The 2014 St. Olaf Christmas Festival, Skoglund Center Auditorium, St. Olaf College, Northfield, MN Music: 4:44

Peter Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 1 "Winter Dreams" Movements 3 & 4 Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra Mariss Jansons, conductor Album: Tchaikovsky: The Complete Symphonies Chandos 8672 Music: ~20:13

Thomas Ravencroft (arr. Abbie Betinis): Remember, O Thou Man Jacqui Kerrod, harp; Katharine Dryden, viola Pro Arte Singers Arthur Sjogren, conductor First Presbyterian Church, New Canaan, CT Music: 5:19

Matthew Peterson: Corde Natus St. Olaf Orchestra Steven Amundson, conductor St. Olaf Christmas Festival, St. Olaf College, Northfield, MN Music: 06:13 

Traditional, J. Scott Irvine: I Saw Three Ships Joan Watson, natural horn; Stuart Laughton, bodhran True North Brass Album: A True North Christmas TNB 4 Music: 1:44

 

16:00 CLASSICAL MUSIC with Bill O’Connell

16:41:09  George Frederick Bristow: Overture to 'A Winter's Tale' Op 30    Royal Northern Sinfonia Rebecca Miller New World 80768 9:46

16:53:29  John Lennon/Paul McCartney: Michelle    Milos Karadaglic, guitar  Mercury 24425 2:32

16:57:57  Traditional: Jolly Old St. Nicholas    Eric Robertson, organ Canadian Brass  OpeningDay 7345 2:00

17:04:07  David Lovrien: Minor Alterations     Dallas Wind Symphony Jerry Junkin Reference 126 6:03

17:13:18  Robert Russell Bennett: The Many Moods of Christmas: Medley No. 2    Atlanta Symphony Chorus Atlanta Symphony Robert Shaw Telarc 80087 10:56

Traditional: What Child is This?

Felix Mendelssohn: Hark! The Herald Angels Sing

Traditional: Bring a Torch, Jeanette, Isabella

Traditional: Angels We Have Heard on High

17:26:52  Michael Praetorius: Christmas Vespers: Processional    Scott Mello, tenor (Amer.) Apollo's Fire Jeannette Sorrell Koch Intl 7673 8:21

17:39:31  Jan Sandström: Lo, how a Rose e'er blooming    Fairhaven Singers  Ralph Woodward Guild 7380 3:55

17:45:15  Bob Chilcott: Ave Maria    Fairhaven Singers  Ralph Woodward Guild 7380 4:29

17:52:57  Michel Corrette: Symphonie des noëls No. 6     Arion Baroque Orchestra  early-mus 7768 6:28

 

18:00 BBC NEWS; DINNER CLASSICS

18:09:18  Randol Alan Bass: A Feast of Carols Tallis Chamber Choir National Symphony Orchestra Randol Alan Bass Kodanja 2003 16:25

Traditional: Gloucester Wassail Carol

Traditional: Il est né le divin enfant

Traditional: O Come, O Come, Emmanuel

Traditional: The Holly and the Ivy

Traditional: God Rest Ye, Merry Gentlemen

Traditional: We Wish You a Merry Christmas

18:27:42  Pietro A. Yon: Gesu Bambino     Bay Brass A. David Krehbiel Gothic 49120 5:25

18:34:56  Felix Mendelssohn: Hark! The Herald Angels Sing    John Fenstermaker, organ Bay Brass A. David Krehbiel Gothic 49120 3:52

18:40:15  Bryan Kelly: Improvisations on Christmas Carols     City of Prague Philharmonic Gavin Sutherland Naxos 557099 12:35

God rest ye merry, gentlemen; Es ist ein Ros’ entsprungen; Past Three O’Clock; I saw three ships; Ding dong merrily on high/Unto us a boy is born

18:54:30  Kevin Puts: Elegy for Brass     Bay Brass  Harm Mundi 807556 4:00

 

19:00 SYMPHONY AT SEVEN with John Simna

19:02:08  Camille Saint-Saëns: Cello Concerto No. 2 Op 119   Steven Isserlis, cello NDR Symphony Orchestra Christoph Eschenbach RCA 63518 18:06

19:21:53  Zdenek Fibich: Symphony No. 2 Op 38    Detroit Symphony Neeme Järvi Chandos 9328 33:20

19:57:29  Traditional: Infant Holy, Infant Lowly     Burning River Brass  BurnRiver 2004 2:14

 

20:00 CLEVELAND OVATIONS: Baldwin-Wallace Conservatory Holiday Concert and the  BW Symphony performing Scheherazade

Elaine Hagenberg: O Come, Emmanuel

Trad., arr. Luther Henderson: Here We Cme A-Wassailing

James A. Hirt: Advent Motet

Hans Leo Hassler: Dixit Maria ad Angelum

Arr. Howard Helvey: Ding! Dong! Merrily on High

Pavel Chesnokov: Salvation is Created

Arr. Mack Wilberg: I Saw Three Ships

Joel Love: Silent Night

David Lovrien: Minor Alterations

Leroy Anderson: Sleigh Ride

Leroy Anderson arr. Russell Robinson: A Christmas Festival

Nicolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade, Op. 35

21:34:07  Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 84     Menuhin Festival Orchestra Yehudi Menuhin EMI 69383 23:55

 

22:00 THE BLACK ARTS with A. Grace Lee Mims: Holiday music from Kathleen Battle

 

23:00 QUIET HOUR with Rob Grier

23:01:31  Anonymous: The Angel Gabriel (Gabriel's Message)     Burning River Brass  BurnRiver 2004 1:59

23:03:30  Antonín Dvorák: Slavonic Dance No. 12 Op 72 # 4  Cleveland Orchestra Christoph von Dohnányi Decca 430171 5:24

23:08:54  Ralph Vaughan Williams: The Oxen from 'Hodie'    Stephen Roberts, baritone London Symphony Richard Hickox EMI 54128 3:17

23:13:49  Frédéric Chopin: Romance from Piano Concerto No. 1 Op 11   Rafal Blechacz, piano Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Jerzy Semkow DeutGram 4795448 10:37

23:24:27  Johann Friedrich Fasch: Air No. 1 from Suite for Winds & Strings     Virtuosi Saxoniae Ludwig Güttler Capriccio 10218 9:40

23:35:07  Orlando Gibbons: Pavan No. 16    Alan Feinberg, piano   Steinway 30019 6:02

23:41:09  Johann Sebastian Bach: Christmas Oratorio: Pastoral Symphony     Academy Ancient Music Berlin René Jacobs Harm Mundi 2908304 7:47

23:48:57  Henry Purcell: Dido and Aeneas: Dido's Lament    Denyce Graves, mezzo-soprano Munich Radio Orchestra Maurizio Barbacini RCA 63509 4:54

23:54:56  Jascha Heifetz: Contemplation after Brahms    Nicola Benedetti, violin London Symphony Daniel Harding DeutGram 6154 3:15

 

 

 

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