WCLV Program Guide 08-28-2019


august 28

1572 death of Claude Goudimel (age 52-58) – French composer, music editor and publisher, and theorist; was murdered in Lyon, along with much of the Huguenot population of the city, sometime between August 28th and 31st during what’s known as the St. Bartholomew's Day Massacre (which is referenced in Giacomo Meyerbeer’s opera Les Huguenots).

1850 premiere of Richard Wagner's opera Lohengrin at the Staatskapelle Weimar under the direction of Franz Liszt, a close friend and early supporter of Wagner; Liszt chose the date to honor Weimar's most famous son, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, who was born on 28 August 1749.

1867 Umberto Giordano – Italian composer (d.1948); his best-known work, Andrea Chénier (1896), is based on the life of the French poet André Chénier.

1890 Ivor Gurney – English composer and poet (d.1937); wounded twice in World War I, but managed to write poetry while at the front and the collection Severn and Somme was published in 1917; composed songs and some orchestral works.

1948 Horacio Gutierrez – Cuban-American pianist (70 years old); moved with his family to the United States from Havana in 1961; first seen on American television in 1966, on one of the Young People's Concerts with Leonard Bernstein, playing The Great Gate of Kiev from Pictures at an Exhibition by Mussorgsky.


Recording of the Week

Holes in the Sky

Aug. 26, 2019

Program Guide

00:00 CLASSICAL MUSIC with John Mills

00:01:22  Claude Debussy: La plus que lente     San Francisco Symphony Michael Tilson Thomas SFS Media 69 6:20

00:09:20  Ludwig van Beethoven: String Quartet No. 3 Op 18 # 3  Cleveland Quartet  Telarc 80382 23:44

00:33:54  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Andante from Piano Concerto No. 21  K 467 Géza Anda, piano Camerata Salzburg Géza Anda DeutGram 4793449 7:11

00:42:29  Francis Poulenc: Quatre petites prières de François d'Assise    King's Singers   Naxos 572987 6:48

00:50:55  Hans Gál: Piano Concerto Op 57   Sarah Beth Briggs, piano Royal Northern Sinfonia Kenneth Woods Avie 2358 32:26

01:27:27  John Alden Carpenter: Krazy Kat     Los Angeles Philharmonic Calvin Simmons New World 80228 12:52

01:41:24  Gioacchino Rossini: The Barber of Seville: Overture     CityMusic Cleveland James Gaffigan CityMusic 2 7:27

01:50:16  Peter Tchaikovsky: The Sleeping Beauty: Rose Adagio     Russian National Orchestra Mikhail Pletnev DeutGram 457634 6:13


02:53 PERFORMANCE TODAY with Fred Child

John Stevens: Seasons: Movement 2 Summer Tom Hooten, trumpet; Jennifer Marotta, trumpet; Gail Williams, french horn; Michael Mulcahy, trombone; Craig Knox, tuba The Hunter Hereford Ranch, Moose, WY Music: 7:09

Florence Beatrice Price: Five Folksongs in Counterpoint: Movement 1 Calvary Apollo Chamber Players Album: Apollo Chamber Players: Blurred Boundaries Navona 6038 Music: 4:23

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Sonata No 12 in F Major, K 332 Francesco Piemontesi, piano The Frederic Chopin Society, Mairs Concert Hall, Macalester College, St Paul, MN Music: 18:17

Hector Berlioz: Overture to Beatrice and Benedict Jacksonville Symphony; Courtney Lewis, conductor Jacksonville Symphony, Jacoby Symphony Hall, Times-Union Center for the Performing Arts, Jacksonville, FL Music: 8:22

Florence Price (arr. Boris Vayner): Piano Concerto in One Movement Michelle Cann, piano; Geoffrey Herd, violin; Shawn Moore, violin; Colin Brookes, viola; Max Geissler, cello Geneva Music Festival, Froelich Hall, Gearan Center for the Performing Arts, Hobart & William Smith College, Geneva, NY Music: 15:56


04:00 CLASSICAL MUSIC with John Mills

04:04:30  Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 97     Cleveland Orchestra George Szell Sony 768779 25:38

04:31:02  Robert Schumann: Arabeske Op 18   Vassily Primakov, piano   Bridge 9300 7:44

04:41:10  Tylman Susato: The Danserye: Bergerette 'Sans roch'     New London Consort  l'Oiseau 436131 3:07

04:45:39  René Clausen: Magnificat    Kansas City Chorale  Charles Bruffy Chandos 5105 6:17

04:53:59  Frédéric Chopin: Twelve Etudes Op 10   Irena Portenko, piano   Blue Griff 213 31:00

05:29:08  Ivor Gurney: War Elegy     BBC Symphony David Lloyd-Jones BBC 371 11:04

05:42:38  Richard Wagner: Die Meistersinger: Act 1 Prelude     Philharmonia Zürich Fabio Luisi Accentus 102 10:35

05:53:59  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Rondo alla Turca from Sonata No. 11  K 331  Canadian Brass  Steinway 30008 2:50

05:57:49  Edvard Grieg: Lyric Pieces Book 10: Remembrances Op 71 # 7 Per Tengstrand, piano   Azica 71207 1:54


06:00 BBC NEWS; CLASSICAL MUSIC with Jacqueline Gerber

06:08:01  Umberto Giordano: Siberia: Act 2 Prelude     La Scala Philharmonic Riccardo Chailly Decca 4831148 4:25

06:14:11  Emmanuel Chabrier: Bourrée fantasque    Angela Hewitt, piano   Hyperion 67515 6:30

06:21:10  Emmanuel Chabrier: Dix pièces pittoresques: Idylle    Angela Hewitt, piano   Hyperion 67515 3:45

06:26:53  Johann Strauss Jr: Fledermaus Quadrille Op 363    Vienna Philharmonic Willi Boskovsky Decca 4785437 7:48

06:39:52  Sergei Rachmaninoff: Vivace from Piano Concerto No. 1 Op 1   Simon Trpceski, piano Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Vasily Petrenko Avie 2191 12:10

06:54:12  Jean-Marie Leclair: Recréation de Musique No. 2: Tambourins     Florilegium  Channel 7595 2:32

06:58:21  John N. Klohr: Billboard March     Virginia Grand Military Band Loras John Schissel WalkFrog 430 2:01

07:05:05  Richard Wagner: Lohengrin: Bridal Chorus    Atlanta Symphony Chorus Atlanta Symphony Robert Shaw Telarc 80333 4:43

07:12:50  Franz Schubert: Konzertstück  D 345 Gidon Kremer, violin Chamber Orchestra of Europe Gidon Kremer DeutGram 437535 10:35

07:25:24  Stanislaw Moniuszko: The Countess: Overture     Warsaw Philharmonic Antoni Wit Naxos 572716 8:53

07:39:40  Franz Liszt: Hungarian Rhapsody No. 15  S 244/15 Roberto Szidon, piano   DeutGram 4779525 5:57

07:48:10  Camille Saint-Saëns: Marche-Scherzo from Symphony No. 1 Op 2    Frankfurt Radio Symphony Eliahu Inbal PentaTone 157 4:18

07:53:54  Klaus Badelt: The Curse of the Black Pearl: Main Themes     Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Carl Davis Naxos 572111 5:30

08:07:58  Richard Wagner: Lohengrin: Act 3 Prelude     Cleveland Orchestra Franz Welser-Möst DeutGram 4778773 3:13

08:13:57  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Rondo from Piano Concerto No. 17  K 453 Mitsuko Uchida, piano Cleveland Orchestra Mitsuko Uchida Decca 4830716 8:19

08:25:13  Louis Moreau Gottschalk: Méhul's Overture to 'Young Henry's Hunt'    Richard & John Contiguglia, pianos Hot Springs Festival Orchestra Richard Rosenberg Naxos 559320 11:04

08:41:14  Johann Sebastian Bach: Trio Sonata No. 6  BWV 530 Yo-Yo Ma, cello   Nonesuch 558933 12:11

08:55:02  Miklós Rózsa: Spellbound: Prelude & Love Theme    Daniel Hope, violin Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Alexander Shelley DeutGram 4792954 6:31

09:07:06  Ivor Gurney: A Gloucestershire Rhapsody     BBC Scottish Symphony David Parry BBC 371 17:32

09:25:32  Jerry Goldsmith: QB VII: Main title & The Holocaust     City of Prague Philharmonic James Fitzpatrick Silva 1183 4:54

09:35:23  Claude Debussy: Andante from Piano Trio     Ensemble Vivant  OpeningDay 9379 4:09

09:44:32  Georgia Stitt: What Lips My Lips Have Kissed    Lara Downes, piano   Portrait 592079 2:59

09:48:59  Antonín Dvorák: Czech Suite: Furiant Op 39    NDR Symphony Orchestra Sir John Eliot Gardiner DeutGram 437506 5:35

09:57:22  Charles Gounod: Faust: Soldiers' Chorus    London Symphony Chorus Men London Symphony Richard Hickox MCA 25877 2:59


10:00 CLASSICAL MUSIC with Mark Satola

10:01:03  Frédéric Chopin: Etude No. 5 Op 10 # 5 Nikita Magaloff, piano   Philips 4788977 1:45

10:03:08  Earl Wild: Virtuoso Etude on 'Fascinatin' Rhythm'    Jenny Lin, piano   Steinway 30011 1:29

10:06:41  Richard Wagner: Lohengrin: Act I Prelude     Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra Andris Nelsons DeutGram Grammaphon 4797577 09:17

10:16:23  Franz Liszt: Paraphrase on Wagner's Tannhäuser  S 445/1 Daniel Barenboim, piano   DeutGram 4779525 10:32

10:29:37  Antonio Caldara: Coriolanus: Overture    Wallace Collection Philharmonia Orchestra Simon Wright Nimbus 5079 4:20

10:37:40  Ludwig van Beethoven: Coriolan Overture Op 62    Basel Chamber Orchestra Giovanni Antonini Sony 376362 7:19

10:46:17  Peter Tchaikovsky: Impromptu Op 72 # 1 Mikhail Pletnev, piano   DeutGram 4284 3:30

10:50:40  Muzio Clementi: Symphony No. 2     Rome Symphony Orchestra Francesco La Vecchia Naxos 573071 24:22

11:16:11  César Franck: Le Chasseur maudit     Cincinnati Symphony Jesús López-Cobos Telarc 80247 13:50

11:31:27  Frédéric Chopin: Polonaise No. 5 Op 44   Maurizio Pollini, piano   DeutGram 4793449 10:52

11:44:40  Lars-Erik Larsson: Little Serenade Op 12    Swedish Chamber Orchestra Petter Sundkvist Naxos 553715 10:50

11:56:50  John Dowland: Lord Willoughby's Welcome Home  P 66 Sharon Isbin, guitar   Sony 745456 2:31

12:06:31  Jean Françaix: Concertino for Piano & Orchestra    Claude Françaix, piano London Symphony Antal Doráti Mercury 434335 7:55

12:15:48  Claude Debussy: Symphony     National Orchestra of Lyon Jun Märkl Naxos 572583 11:08

12:29:42  Johannes Brahms: Hungarian Dance No. 6     Burning River Brass  BurnRiver 2013 3:33

12:36:45  Hector Berlioz: The Damnation of Faust: Rákóczy March     Cleveland Orchestra George Szell MAA 10603 4:20

12:42:13  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Serenade No. 6  K 239  English Concert Andrew Manze Harm Mundi 907280 13:38

12:57:35  Morton Gould: Boogie Woogie Etude    Benjamin Grosvenor, piano   Decca 4785334 2:00

13:00:15  Darius Milhaud: Romance Op 78 # 2 Lara Downes, piano   Steinway 30016 1:47

13:02:33  Francis Poulenc: Française after Claude Gervaise    Paul Crossley, piano   CBS 44921 1:56

13:06:52  Franz Liszt: Piano Concerto No. 2    Eldar Nebolsin, piano Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Vasily Petrenko Naxos 503293 20:50

13:29:04  Anonymous: Greensleeves to a Ground    Daniel Hope, violin Chamber Orchestra of Europe  DeutGram 13993 4:39

13:36:50  John Johnson: Lute Duet 'Greensleeves'    Sharon Isbin, guitar   Sony 745456 5:08

13:42:51  Sir Charles Hubert H. Parry: Symphonic Variations     Royal Scottish Nat'l Orch Andrew Penny Naxos 553469 12:37

13:56:34  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Mitridate: March     Norwegian Nat'l Opera Orch Rinaldo Alessandrini Naïve 30479 3:33


14:00 PERFORMANCE TODAY with Fred Child

Traditional (arr. David Chernaik): Se Te Adoro e Te Prefiro Lorna Anderson, soprano; Apollo Chamber Players Album: Sempre Amor: Portuguese Love Songs from the Romantic Age London Independent Records Music: 4:20

Mason Bates: Elements Emma Resmini, flute; Hugh Sung, piano PT Young Artist in Residence, Maud Moon Weyerhaeuser Studio, St. Paul, MN Music: 11:45

Piano Puzzler: This week's contestant is Christina Stone from Houston, TX.Music: 10:30

Frederic Chopin: Nocturne No.10 In A Flat, Op. 32 No. 2 Nelson Freire, piano Album: Chopin: The Nocturnes Decca 4782182 Music: 4:42

Dmitri Shostakovich: String Quartet No. 8 in C minor Op. 110 Apollo Chamber Players Apollo Chamber Players, Midtown Arts and Theater Center Houston (MATCH), Houston, TX Music: 21:26

Gioacchino Rossini (arr. Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco): The Barber of Seville, paraphrase on "Largo al factotum" Gil Shaham, violin; Akira Eguchi, piano Album: The Fiddler Of The Opera DG 447 640 Music: 4:38

John Lennon/Paul McCartney (arr. Dedrick): Penny Lane Caleb Hudson, trumpet; Canadian Brass Grand Teton Music Festival, Walk Festival Hall, Jackson Hole, WY Music: 3:34

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Magic Flute Overture Canadian Brass Grand Teton Music Festival, Walk Festival Hall, Jackson Hole, WY Music: 5:53

Chen Gang and He Zhanhao: The Butterfly Lovers, Concierto for Violin  Gil Shaham, violin; Singapore Symphony Orchestra; Lan Shui, conductor Album: The Butterfly Lovers Canary Classics CC04 Music: 27:23

Ryan George: Firefly United States Marine Band; Col. Jason K. Fettig, conductor United States Marine Band, Heymann Performing Arts Center, Lafayette, LA Music: 5:16


16:00 CLASSICAL MUSIC with Bill O’Connell

15:54:45  Franz Liszt: Polonaise from Tchaikovsky's 'Eugene Onegin'  S 429 Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano   Decca 436736 5:40

16:04:00  Franz Liszt: Transcendental Etude No. 5  S 139/5 Daniil Trifonov, piano   DeutGram 4795529 3:26

16:10:28  Gioacchino Rossini: William Tell: Overture     London Symphony Claudio Abbado Sony 304505 11:25

16:26:51  Scott Joplin: Elite Syncopations    William Appling, piano   Albany 1163 4:46

16:33:50  Wilhelm Stenhammar: Overture from Serenade Op 31    Gothenburg Symphony Neeme Järvi DeutGram 445857 6:11

16:43:37  Johann Strauss Jr: Waltz 'Farewell to America'     Slovak Radio Symphony Johannes Wildner MarcoPolo 223247 7:47

16:53:29  Florence Price: Memory Mist    Lara Downes, piano   Portrait 592079 2:37

16:57:18  William Byrd: Earl of Oxford's March     Canadian Brass Ensemble Robert Moody OpeningDay 7347 3:05

17:05:01  Felix Mendelssohn: Finale from Violin Concerto Op 64   Rachel Barton Pine, violin Göttingen Symphony Orchestra Christoph-Mathias Mueller Cedille 144 6:13

17:14:10  Francesco Durante: Concerto No. 8 for Strings     I Solisti Veneti Claudio Scimone Erato 88172 10:15

17:26:00  Edvard Grieg: Sigurd Jorsalfar: Homage March Op 56 # 3  Swedish Radio Symphony Esa-Pekka Salonen Sony 46668 8:45

17:40:21  Libby Larsen: Blue Piece    Rachel Barton Pine, violin   Portrait 592079 2:39

17:45:43  Samuel Coleridge-Taylor: Deep River Op 59 # 10 Lara Downes, piano   Sono Luminus 92207 5:11

17:53:50  Lukas Foss: Salomon Rossi Suite     Brooklyn Philharmonic Lukas Foss New World 375 7:33




18:08:31  Johann Sebastian Bach: Violin Concerto No. 2  BWV 1042 Hilary Hahn, violin Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra Jeffrey Kahane DeutGram 4795448 16:23

18:26:54  Alexander Glazunov: Ballet Scenes: Polonaise Op 52    Minnesota Orchestra Edo de Waart Telarc 80347 5:25

18:33:39  Alexander Glazunov: Ballet Scenes: Waltz Op 52    Minnesota Orchestra Edo de Waart Telarc 80347 4:08

18:39:39  Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 13 Op 27 # 1 HJ Lim, piano   EMI 64952 13:08

18:53:28  Richard Wagner: Die Walküre: Ride of the Valkyries     Bournemouth Symphony José Serebrier Naxos 570293 5:44


19:00 SYMPHONY AT SEVEN with John Simna

19:02:07  Antonio Casimir Cartellieri: Symphony No. 4     Evergreen Symphony Orchestra Gernot Schmalfuss CPO 777667 21:07

19:25:48  Johannes Brahms: Serenade No. 2 Op 16    Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra Nicholas McGegan PhiBaroque 5 31:08


20:00 CLEVELAND OVATIONS: Apollo’s Fire, Jeannette Sorrell, conductor; Susanna Perry Gilmore, violin; Ezra Seltzer, cello; Debra Nagy, oboe; Stephanie Corwin, bassoon – recorded 10/12/2018 in Gartner Auditorium at the Cleveland Museum of Art

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Overture to ‘La finta semplice’

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 40 in G Minor K 550

Joseph Haydn: Allegro from Sinfonia Concertante in B-Blat 

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Ballet Music from ‘Idomeneo’

21:16:09  Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 44     Arion Baroque Orchestra Gary Cooper early-mus 7769 24:55

21:42:33  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Horn Quintet  K 407 Richard King, horn   Albany 1325 17:02


22:00 THE BLACK ARTS with A. Grace Lee Mims: recordings by saxophonist Branford Marsalis


23:00 QUIET HOUR with Rob Grier

22:55:46  Umberto Giordano: Fedora: Intermezzo     BBC Philharmonic Gianandrea Noseda Chandos 10634 2:19

22:58:06  Georg Matthias Monn: Adagio from Cello Concerto    Jian Wang, cello Camerata Salzburg  DeutGram 474236 7:54

23:06:00  George Frideric Handel: Messiah: He shall feed His flock    Elizabeth Shammash, mezzo-soprano Apollo's Fire Jeannette Sorrell Avie 2208 5:06

23:11:52  Carl Stamitz: Andante from Flute Concerto Op 29   Irena Grafenauer, flute Academy St. Martin in Fields Sir Neville Marriner Philips 426318 4:46

23:16:40  Ralph Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis     Sinfonia of London Sir John Barbirolli EMI 67264 16:10

23:33:34  Frédéric Chopin: Nocturne No. 1 Op 9 # 1 Jenny Lin, piano   Hänssler 98037 5:10

23:38:44  Jean-Baptiste Barrière: Largo from Cello Sonata Book 3/5    Juliana Soltis, cello Chamber Ensemble  Acis 72276 3:00

23:41:45  Antonín Dvorák: Slavonic Dance No. 12 Op 72 # 4  Cleveland Orchestra Christoph von Dohnányi Decca 430171 5:24

23:47:42  Traditional: O Can Ye Sew Cushions    Cambridge Singers City of London Sinfonia John Rutter Collegium 120 2:46

23:50:47  Claude Debussy: Preludes Book 2: Feuilles mortes    Spencer Myer, piano   Harm Mundi 907477 3:18

23:55:40  Sergei Rachmaninoff: Etude-tableau Op 39 # 2 Boris Giltburg, piano   Naxos 503293 6:04



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