WCLV Program Guide 07-29-2020


July 29

1879 first performance of Dvorák’s String Quartet No. 10 Op 51 in Berlin by the Joachim Quartet; sometimes nicknamed the ‘Slavonic’ quartet.

1887 Sigmund Romberg – Austro-Hungarian composer (d.1951); best known for his operettas like The Student Prince (1924), The Desert Song (1926) and The New Moon (1928); spent most of his adult life in the United States.

1925 Mikis Theodorakis – Greek songwriter and composer (95 years old); wrote scores for the films Zorba the Greek (1964), Z (1969), and Serpico (1973); Greece's best-known living composer.

1935 Peter Schreier – German tenor and conductor (died December 25, 2019); during his singing career (he retired in 2005), in performances of Bach's Oratorios, he would often combine the roles of Evangelist and conductor.

1969 Joel Fan – American pianist (51 years old); known for his work with Yo-Yo Ma and the Silk Road Project, as well as his solo virtuosity and eclectic repertoire.


Recording of the Week

Beethoven: Symphony No.9 ‘Choral’ Op 125 & Choral...

Jul. 27, 2020

Program Guide

00:00 CLASSICAL MUSIC with Peter Van de Graaff

00:00:00            Weber, Carl Maria von   Songs, Op 64    Thomas Hampson, br, Geoffrey Parsons, p                    Teldec  Des Knaben Wunderhorn           5:21

00:05:21            Haydn, Michael Flute Concerto in D       Istvan-Zsolt Nagy, f, Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orch/Adam Fischer             Nimbus 2 Flute Concertos, Symphony in F, Symphony No. 22      19:06

00:24:27            McCauley, William         Five Miniatures for Flute and Strings      Joseph Mariano, f, Eastman-Rochester Orch/Howard Hanson                        Mercury            Howard Hanson Conducts Barber, Piston, Griffes & Others  1:42

00:26:09            Copland, Aaron Dance Panels'   Orch of St Luke's/Dennis Russell Davies            Musicmasters    Aaron Copland: Dance Panels / Short Symphony / Eight Poems of Emily Dickinson       28:59

00:55:08            SOUSA, John Phillip     Manhattan Beach March            Wallace Collection/John Wallace                        Nimbus Stars And Stripes Forever- Great Marches an Incidental Music    1:51

01:00:00            Holzbauer, Ignaz           Gunther von Schwarzburg'         Christoph Pregardien, t, La Stagione/Michael Schneider                     CPO     Gunther von Schwarzburg          5:12

01:05:12            Lebrun, Ludwig August  Oboe Concerto No.1 in d           Heinz Holliger, ob, Camerata Bern/Thomas Furi                   DG Archiv         Oboe Concertos            19:32

01:24:44            Stamitz, Carl     Octet No.2 in E-Flat       Consortium Classicum               CPO     Wind Symphonies            1:47

01:26:31            Stamitz, Johann Wenzel Trio Sonata in A, Op 1/2 Vienna Concentus Musicus/Nikolaus Harnoncourt                        Teldec  Music At The Court Of Mannheim           12:48

01:39:19            Holzbauer, Ignaz           Sinfonia Concertante in A          Camerata Bern/Thomas Furi                  DG Archiv   THE EARLY VIENNESE SCHOOL         15:16

01:54:35            Anonymous 17th century, Peruvian         Zarabandas       Harp Consort/Andrew Lawrence-King                  RCA-DHM         Spanish Dances            1:40


02:00 PERFORMANCE TODAY with Fred Child

Maurice Ravel: Oiseaux tristes ("Sad birds") Marius Van Paassen, piano Album: The animal in the 20th century piano music Attacca Babel 8950 Music: 4:30

George Gershwin: Cuban Overture Los Angeles Philharmonic; Lionel Bringuier, conductor Walt Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles, CA Music: 10:10

Frederic Chopin: Nocturne in E-flat major, Op. 9, No. 2 (encore) Stephen Hough, piano Aspen Music Festival and School, Harris Concert Hall, Aspen, CO Music: 3:58

Maurice Ravel: Ma mere L Oye Mother Goose Suite Ballet version Detroit Symphony Orchestra; Matthias Pintscher, conductor Interlochen Presents, Kresge Auditorium, Interlochen, MI Music: 29:01

Erich Korngold: Caprice fantastique (Wichtelmannchen) Sonja van Beek, violin; Andreas Frolich, piano Album: Korngold; Complete Works for Violin and Piano CPO 999709-2 Music: 4:37

Agustin Barrios: Un sueno en la floresta Berta Rojas, guitar 92nd Street Y, Kaufmann Concert Hall, New York, NY Music: 7:34

Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 1 in C major, Op. 21 Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra Ordway Concert Hall, Saint Paul, MN Music: 25:41

Camille Saint-Saens: Caprice On Danish and Russian Airs, Op. 79 Elizabeth Mann, flute; Jonathan Fischer, oboe; Daniel Gilbert, clarinet; William Wolfram, piano Colorado College Summer Music Festival, Packard Hall, Colorado Springs, CO Music: 10:44


04:00 CLASSICAL MUSIC with Peter Van de Graaff

04:00:00            Beethoven, Ludwig van  Six Landler, WoO 15      Boskovsky Ensemble/Willi Boskovsky                Vanguard          The Willi Boskovsky Collection Vol 2 - Charm Of Old Vienna        5:37

04:05:37            Schubert, Franz Four Landler, D 814       Claire Aebersold & Ralph Neiweem, p                Summit            Schubert Four Hand Piano Works Volume 2 * Aebersold-Neiweem           3:40

04:09:17            Regner, Hermann          Six Landler (1986)          Les Vents de Montreal               Radio Canada Int'l            Chansons et Danses     7:54

04:17:11            Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus       Six Landler, K. 606        Salzburg Camerata Academica/Sandor Vegh                        Laserlight          Mozart: Marches and Dances     5:27

04:22:38            Offenbach, Jacques      Gaite Parisienne'           Pittsburgh Sym Orch/Andre Previn                     Philips  Gaite Parisienne            1:48

04:24:26            Prokofiev, Serge           Romeo and Juliet,' Op. 64          Oslo Phil/Mariss Jansons                       EMI/Ang           Prokofiev: Romeo And Juliet (Suites Nos 1 & 2)  30:02

04:54:28            Scriabin, Alexander       Romance          Steven Isserlis, vc, Thomas Ade´s, p                  RCA     Cello World   1:56

05:00:00            Scriabin, Alexander       Etudes, Op 8     Chitose Okashiro, p                   Pro Piano          Scriabin: 26 Etudes Complete           5:22

05:05:22            Glazunov, Alexander     Violin Concerto in a, Op 82         Julia Fischer, v, Russian National Orch/Yakov Kreizberg                      Pentatone         Russian Violin Concertos           20:28

05:25:50            Borodin, Alexander        Serenata alla spagnola' Borodin String Quartet               Teldec  Russian Miniatures         2:18

05:28:08            Albeniz, Isaac    Improvisation in f-sharp minor    Isaac Albeniz, p            VAI       Catalan Piano Traditional         1:32

05:29:40            Albeniz, Isaac    Mallorca,' Op. 202         Julian Bream, g             RCA     Music of Spain  7:16

05:36:56            Turina, Joaquin Danzas fantásticas,' Op 22        London Phil/Enrique Batiz                      EMI/Ang            Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez/ Turina: Danzas fantásticas/ Falla: Noches en los jardines de España       17:10

05:54:06            Tárrega, Francisco        Maria'   Norbert Kraft, g             Naxos   19TH CENTURY GUITAR FAVOURITES    1:34


06:00 BBC News; CLASSICAL MUSIC with Jacqueline Gerber

06:07:37  Antonín Dvorák: Slavonic Dance No. 1 Op 46 # 1  Cleveland Orchestra Christoph von Dohnányi Decca 430171 3:57

06:13:13  Peter Warlock: Capriol Suite     Ulster Orchestra Vernon Handley Chandos 8808 9:12

06:23:15  Hoagy Carmichael: Stardust    Katy Jones, trombone Brandenburg State Orchestra Howard Griffiths Klanglogo 1506 4:17

06:28:00  Nicolas Chédeville: Saisons Amusantes: Allegro from 'Autumn'     Les Délices  Délices 2013 5:05

06:33:22  Maurice Jarre: Lawrence of Arabia: Main theme     London Philharmonic John Mauceri LPO 86 2:10

06:40:05  Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 10 Op 14 # 2 HJ Lim, piano   EMI 64952 13:51

06:55:28  Charles Gounod: Funeral March of a Marionette     New London Orchestra Ronald Corp Hyperion 66998 4:18

07:03:56  Franz von Suppé: The Torments of Tantalus     Vienna Philharmonic Zubin Mehta CBS 44932 6:14

07:12:02  Joseph Haydn: Minuet & Finale from Symphony No. 101     Musicians of the Louvre Marc Minkowski Naïve 5176 10:36

07:23:55  Giacomo Puccini: Tosca: E lucevan le stelle    Jonas Kaufmann, tenor Prague Philharmonic Orchestra Marco Armiliato Decca 10837 3:14

07:29:03  Joaquín Turina: Danzas Andaluzas: Zapateado Op 8 # 3  Brazilian Guitar Quartet  Delos 3466 4:40

07:38:31  Bedrich Smetana: Má vlast: From Bohemia's Woods and Fields     Vienna Philharmonic Nikolaus Harnoncourt RCA 54331 13:40

07:53:19  Giuseppe Torelli: Trumpet Concerto in D    Alison Balsom, trumpet Bremen German Chamber Philharmonic  EMI 16213 5:42

08:07:17  Vittorio Monti: Csárdás    Maxim Vengerov, violin Virtuosi  EMI 57164 6:05

08:15:32  Leos Janácek: Moravian Dances     Warsaw Philharmonic Antoni Wit Naxos 572695 8:55

08:25:53  George Gershwin: Funny Face: Overture     Buffalo Philharmonic Michael Tilson Thomas CBS 42240 5:49

08:32:15  Sergei Prokofiev: Pushkin Waltz Op 120 # 2 Martha Argerich, piano   DeutGram 4799854 02:54

08:40:00  Georg Philipp Telemann: Flute Concerto in G  TWV 51:G2 Emmanuel Pahud, flute Berlin Baroque Soloists Rainer Kussmaul EMI 57397 9:01

08:50:22  Isaac Albéniz: Suite Española: Cádiz Op 47   Jason Vieaux, guitar   Azica 71224 4:42

08:55:15  John Williams: Star Wars: Princess Leia's Theme     Vienna Philharmonic Franz Welser-Möst DeutGram 4763793 4:23

09:03:10  Ludwig van Beethoven: Choral Fantasy Op 80   Kristian Bezuidenhout, fortepiano Freiburg Baroque Orchestra Pablo Heras-Casado Harm Mundi 902431 18:37

09:22:52  Frederick Delius: Air and Dance for Strings    Bradley Creswick, violin Royal Northern Sinfonia Richard Hickox EMI 65067 4:52

09:29:42  Maurice Ravel: Le tombeau de Couperin: Menuet     Blue Water Chamber Orchestra Carlton Woods Blue Water 2010 4:32

09:36:11  Leonard Bernstein: Candide: Overture     Los Angeles Philharmonic Leonard Bernstein DeutGram 27991 04:15

09:46:16  Jean Sibelius: Valse lyrique Op 96a    Bergen Philharmonic Sir Andrew Davis Chandos 40 4:09

09:52:06  Gerónimo Giménez: El baile de Luis Alonso: Intermezzo     Burning River Brass  Dorian 90316 3:09

09:55:25  Mick Jagger/Keith Richards: Paint It Black / Sympathy for the Devil    Angèle Dubeau, violin La Pietà Angèle Dubeau Analekta 8723 3:55


10:00 CLASSICAL MUSIC with Mark Satola

10:00:09  Peter Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake: Scène     Mariinsky Theater Orchestra Valéry Gergiev Decca 10104 3:07

10:03:32  Peter Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake: Spanish Dance     Mariinsky Theater Orchestra Valéry Gergiev Decca 10104 1:54

10:06:45  Antonín Dvorák: Overture 'In Nature's Realm' Op 91    Indianapolis Symphony Jun Märkl Telarc 32927 14:44

10:23:02  Edvard Grieg: Symphonic Dance No. 2 Op 64    Gothenburg Symphony Neeme Järvi DeutGram 419431 5:54

10:30:56  Johann Pachelbel: Canon & Gigue     Cologne Musica Antiqua Reinhard Goebel DeutGram 4795448 4:40

10:39:22  Silvius Leopold Weiss: Presto    Alexandre Lagoya, guitar   Erato 45692 4:51

10:45:44  Sir Edward Elgar: Pomp and Circumstance March No. 2 Op 39    New Zealand Symphony James Judd Naxos 503293 5:06

10:51:53  Ludwig van Beethoven: Ode to Joy from Symphony No. 9 Op 125   Zürcher Sing-Akademie Freiburg Baroque Orchestra Pablo Heras-Casado Harm Mundi 902431 21:53

11:15:02  Maurice Ravel: Valses nobles et sentimentales    Sean Chen, piano   Steinway 30029 16:02

11:32:48  Ludwig van Beethoven: Thirty-two Variations  WoO 80 Evgeny Kissin, piano   DeutGram 4797581 12:13

11:46:24  Johannes Brahms: Minuet & Rondo from Serenade No. 2 Op 16    Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra Nicholas McGegan PhiBaroque 5 11:21



12:06:39  Johannes Brahms: Tragic Overture Op 81    Cleveland Orchestra Franz Welser-Möst Belvedere 8005 11:19

12:22:17  Anton Bruckner: Andante from Symphony No. 4     Cleveland Orchestra Franz Welser-Möst Arthaus 101682 16:38

12:40:18  Joseph Haydn: Trumpet Concerto in E-Flat  H 7:7e1 Michael Sachs, trumpet Cleveland Orchestra Franz Welser-Möst TCO 1024 14:55

12:56:10  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: The Marriage of Figaro: Overture     Cleveland Orchestra Franz Welser-Möst MAA 2009 4:13


13:00 CLASSICAL MUSIC with Mark Satola

13:01:22  Jean-Philippe Rameau: Castor and Pollux: Gavottes     Orchestra of the 18th Century Frans Brüggen Philips 426714 3:12

13:04:54  Sergei Prokofiev: Cinderella: Gavotte     Cleveland Orchestra Vladimir Ashkenazy Decca 410162 2:13

13:08:29  Franz Liszt: Piano Concerto No. 2    Yefim Bronfman, piano Vienna Philharmonic Franz Welser-Möst DeutGram 4763793 19:53

13:30:00  Domenico Cimarosa: I nemici generosi: Overture    Denitsa Laffchieva, clarinet Sinfonia Finlandia Patrick Gallois Naxos 572734 5:26

13:38:27  Johann Adolph Hasse: Sinfonia in F Op 3 # 5  Cologne Musica Antiqua Reinhard Goebel Archiv 453435 7:15

13:47:34  George Butterworth: Rhapsody 'A Shropshire Lad'     BBC Scottish Symphony Andrew Manze BBC 392 10:31


14:00 PERFORMANCE TODAY with Fred Child

Eric Whitacre: I Carry Your Heart Eric Whitacre Singers; Eric Whitacre, conductor Album: Studio Recording MPR Recording Music: 4:32

Felix Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 4, Op. 90  "Italian" Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra; Gemma New, conductor Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, Royce Hall, Westwood, CA Music: 28:08

Piano Puzzler: This week's contestant is Duston S. from Loami, IL Music: 7:19

Johannes Brahms: Capriccio Op. 116 No. 7 Helene Grimaud, piano Album: Brahms: Helene Grimaud Erato 14350 Music: 2:08 (excerpt as needed)

Traditional, arr. J. David Moore: Will the Circle Be Unbroken Chicago A Cappella; Patrick Sinozich, conductor Nichols Hall, Evanston, IL Music: 2:26

Eric Whitacre: Sing Gently Sam Glicklich, piano; Virtual Choir; Eric Whitacre, conductor UNQUIET UNQ013 Music: 3:22

Christos Hatzis: String Quartet No. 1: Movement 4 St. Lawrence String Quartet Album: Awakening EMI Classics 5 58038 2 Music: 4:35

Peter Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto: Movement 1 Karen Gomyo, violin; Houston Symphony; Fabien Gabel, conductor Houston Symphony, Jones Hall, Houston, TX Music: 19:21

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: 15:55

Samuel Barber: Adagio for Strings St. Lawrence String Quartet Spoleto Festival USA, Dock Street Theater, Charleston, SC Music: 8:32


16:00 CLASSICAL MUSIC with John Mills

15:58:11  Enrique Granados: El pelele    Jorge Luis Prats, piano   Decca 4782732 4:15

16:06:00  Enrique Granados: Spanish Dance No. 6 Op 5 # 6 Sir Angel Romero, guitar   Telarc 80216 4:22

16:11:55  Ludwig van Beethoven: Allegro from Symphony No. 9 Op 125    Freiburg Baroque Orchestra Pablo Heras-Casado Harm Mundi 902431 13:31

16:29:53  John Philip Sousa: March 'The Stars and Stripes Forever'     Blossom Festival Band Loras John Schissel MAA 40601 3:25

16:34:09  William Alwyn: Finale from Serenade     Royal Liverpool Philharmonic David Lloyd-Jones Naxos 570145 4:27

16:39:32  Ralph Vaughan Williams: Scherzo: The Waves from 'A Sea Symphony'    Atlanta Symphony Chorus Atlanta Symphony Robert Spano Telarc 80588 7:31

16:49:14  Fritz Kreisler: Variations on a Theme of Corelli    James Ehnes, violin   Analekta 3159 3:27

16:53:34  Claudio Monteverdi: Vespers of the Blessed Virgin: Laetatus sum    Apollo's Singers Apollo's Fire Jeannette Sorrell Avie 2206 6:25

17:04:33  Jacques Offenbach: Die Rheinnixen: Grand Valse     Musicians of the Louvre Marc Minkowski Archiv 4776403 6:47

17:13:40  Gabriel Pierné: Fantasie-Ballet Op 6   Joel Fan, piano Northwest Sinfonietta Christophe Chagnard Reference 134 11:29

17:26:18  Aldemaro Romero: Fuga con Pajarillo     Simón Bolívar Symphony Gustavo Dudamel DeutGram 4795448 7:00

17:36:45  Domenico Scarlatti: Sonata in f  Kk 69 Yevgeny Sudbin, piano   Bis 2138 5:11

17:44:03  Domenico Scarlatti: Sonata in F  Kk 445 Sergei Babayan, piano   ProPiano 224506 2:38

17:47:38  Joseph Haydn: Minuet & Finale from Symphony No. 88     Heidelberg Symphony Thomas Fey Hänssler 98265 7:20

17:55:51  Phillipe de Monte: Super flumina Babylonis    Ora  Suzi Digby Harm Mundi 906102 4:39



18:09:13  Ludwig van Beethoven: Scherzo from Symphony No. 9 Op 125    Freiburg Baroque Orchestra Pablo Heras-Casado Harm Mundi 902431 13:27

18:24:20  William Bolcom: Dream Shadows    Spencer Myer, piano   Steinway 30041 6:24

18:32:37  William Bolcom: Glad Rag    Spencer Myer, piano   Steinway 30041 3:42

18:37:42  Gabriel Fauré: Dolly Suite Op 56    Seattle Symphony Ludovic Morlot SeattleSM 1004 16:14

18:55:30  William Bolcom: Lime Jell-O Marshmallow Cottage Cheese Surprise    Joan Morris, mezzo-soprano   RCA 5830 2:34


19:00 SYMPHONY AT SEVEN with John Simna

19:02:02  Michael Haydn: Symphony No. 21     German Chamber Academy Neuss Johannes Goritzki CPO 999179 16:59

19:20:36  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 22  K 482 Sarah Beth Briggs, piano Royal Northern Sinfonia Kenneth Woods Avie 2358 35:50


20:00 CLEVELAND OVATIONS: The Best of ChamberFest Cleveland

Leos Janacek:  Sonata for Violin and Piano (June 27, 2014)

Noah Bendix-Balgley, violin; Orion Weiss, piano

Erwin Schulhoff:  Sextet for Two Violins, Two Violas and Two Cellos (June 27, 2014)

Yehonathan Berick, violin; Amy Schwartz Moretti, violin;  Dimitri Murrath, viola; Yura Lee, viola; Julie Albers, cello; Robert deMaine, cello

Franz Schubert:  String Quartet No. 15 in G, D. 887 (June 22, 2014)

Yura Lee, violin; David Bowlin, violin; Dimitri Murrath, viola; Julie Albers, cello

21:35:39  Joseph Haydn: String Quartet No. 62 Op 76 # 3  Emerson String Quartet  DeutGram 427657 23:41


22:00 IN TRIBUTE TO A. GRACE LEE MIMS with Rob Grier – classical music featuring African-American composers and performers

22:01:17  Giacomo Puccini: Tosca: Vissi d'arte    Leontyne Price, soprano Vienna Philharmonic Herbert von Karajan Decca 4788210 3:24

22:04:41  Hector Berlioz: Les nuits d'été: Villanelle Op 7   Jessye Norman, soprano London Symphony Sir Colin Davis Philips 4788977 2:20

22:09:33  William Grant Still: Symphony No. 1     Detroit Symphony Neeme Järvi Chandos 9154 24:06

22:35:14  Florence Price: Piano Sonata in e    Althea Waites, piano   Cambria 1097 25:12


23:00 QUIET HOUR with Rob Grier

23:02:29  Alexander Borodin: Nocturne from String Quartet No. 2     Gothenburg Symphony Neeme Järvi DeutGram 435757 8:17

23:10:47  Franz Schubert: Schwanengesang: Serenade  D 957 Gil Shaham, violin   DeutGram 471568 4:09

23:14:56  Claude Debussy: Rêverie     Minnesota Orchestra Eiji Oue Reference 99 4:28

23:20:47  Johan Halvorsen: La Mélancolie     Bergen Philharmonic Neeme Järvi Chandos 10584 2:27

23:23:15  Johannes Brahms: Intermezzo in c-Sharp Op 117 # 3 Orli Shaham, piano   Canary 15 6:09

23:29:25  Ralph Vaughan Williams: Five Variants of 'Dives & Lazarus'     New Queen's Hall Orchestra Barry Wordsworth Argo 440116 13:04

23:43:27  Erik Satie: Gymnopédie No. 1    Albrecht Mayer, English horn Academy St. Martin in Fields Mathias Mönius Decca 4782564 3:34

23:47:01  Frédéric Chopin: Waltz No. 9 Op 69 # 1 Garrick Ohlsson, piano   Arabesque 6669 4:27

23:51:29  Edvard Grieg: Peer Gynt: Morning Mood     Malmö Symphony Bjarte Engeset Naxos 503293 4:11

23:56:11  Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Sadko: Song of India    Aida Garifullina, soprano Vienna Radio Symphony Cornelius Meister Decca 4788305 3:15


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