Monthly Archives: April 2009

Playlist 4/29/09 6:00pm-8:00pm

Tchaikovsky, P I – Serenede Melancolique – Clara Rockmore
Biber – Rosary Sonata XVI Der Schutzengel als Begleiter des Menschen – Elizabeth Durham
Corigliano – III. Oxford, The Gypsies; Journey Across Europe  – Joshua Bell/Philharmonia Orch
Purcell, H –  The Queen’s Dolour – Maurice Andre
Tausig – Concert Etudes, Op. 1 – No. 1 in F sharp major – Michael Ponti
Summer, J – The Dumb Show – Miroslav Sekera
Nigg, S – Concerto for Violin and Orchestra: mvmt 3 ‘Mosso’ – Christian Ferras, Ochestre Philharmonique de l’ORTF, Charles Bruck, cond.
Webern, A -Passacaglia for orchestra, Op. 1 – Berlin Philharmonic, cond. Boulez
Hoiby, L – Jabberwocky – Ursala Kleineke
Bernstein, L – The Lark: Spring Song – Counterpoint Chorus
Reich, S – Music for 18 Musicians – Steve Reich and musicians.

Playlist: 4/22/09 6-8pm

Attempt #2 at live updating the playlist went somewhat peachy, minus the computer meltdown.  I hate computers.  Sorry for that bit of clumsy radio, but we finally got ourselves sorted out.

Here’s the rant from Kyle Gann I talked about during the show. Best interntet writing I’ve read in a while! Read it!


Schubert, F – String Quartet in D minor, D810: mvmt 3 – Scherzo: Allegro molto – Brodsky Quartet
Hoiby, L – The Serpent – Ursula Kleineke-Boyer (Soprano), Maria Perez-Goodman (piano)
Gordon, M – Trance pt. 4 – Icebreaker Ensemble
Summer, J – So Many Journeys – The Shakespeare Concerts
Rzewski, F – Pocket Symphony: Part A – eighth blackbird
Gabrieli, G – Canzon IX – London Symphony Orchestra Brass, dir. Eric Crees
Castelnuovo-Tedesco, M – Romancero Gitano: La Guitarra – Counterpoint Chorus
Steinberg, P – The Upper West Side: Bethesda Fountain – Mathias Wexler
Kopetzki, E – Exploration of Time – Univ. of Houston Percussion Ensemble, dir. Blake Wilkins
Gorecki, H – String Quartet 2: mvmt 2 – Kronos Quartet

** Explorations Series 2 **
Price, W – Sans Titre II – Djamel Mami
Price, W – A Prayer for the Forgotten – Red Stick Saxophone Quartet
(click to listen to the pieces)

Penderecki, K – A Polish Requiem: Kyrie – Warsaw National Philharmonic Choir and Orchestra
Ligeti, G – Concerto for Violin and Orchestra: mvmt 5 – Saschko Gawriloff & Ensemble Intercontemporain, cond. Boulez
Bach, J S – Prelude and Fugue No. 1 in C Major – Gould, Glenn
Greenwood, J – There Will Be Blood: Open Spaces – BBC Concert Orchestra, cond. Robert Ziegler
Rameau – Daphnis et Egle (Suite for Orchestra), I. Ouverture – Capella Savaria, Mary Térey-Smith

Playlist: 4/15/09 6:00-8:00pm

Copland, A – Fanfare for the Common Man – Detroit Symphony Orchestra, cond. Antal Dorati
Sibelius, J – Pohjola’s Daughter, Op. 49 – Iceland SYmphony Orchestra, cond. Petri Sakari
Bach, J S – French Suite No. V, mvmt 1 – Till Fellner
Weill, K – Symphony No. 2, mvmt 1 – The Gulbenkian Orchestra, cond. Michel Swierczewski
Moyse, L – Solfege a la francaise, mvmt 1 – Counterpoint Chorus, cond. Robert de Cormier
Shostakovich, D S – Symphony No. 5, mvmt 1 – New York Philharmonic, cond. L. Bernstein
Vivaldi – L’hiver – Accentus, cond. Laurence Equilbey
arr. Cassidy, P – She Moved Through the Fair – Brodsky Quartet
Sousa, J P – The Liberty Bell March – Boston Pops Orchestra
Stravinsky, I – Ragtime – Boston Symphony Chamber Players
Corelli – Concerto Grosso no. 9 in F Major – Slovak Chamber Orchestra  cond. Bohdan Warchal
Ravel – Valses Nobles Et Sentimentales – 8. Épilogue: Lent- Jean Martinon: Orchestre De L’Opéra De Paris
Albeniz – Malaguena 1 – Larrocha
Schaeffer, P – Cinq Etudes de Bruits: Etude Violette
Hovanhess, A – Magnificant: Gloria Patri – The Choirs and Orchestra of St. John’s Cathedral (Denver), cond. Donald Pearson
Harder, L – Circus Plenus Clamor Ingens Ianuae Tensae – University of Houston Percussion Ensemble, dir. Blake Wilkins

Playlist April Fool’s Day 2009 (4/01/09) 6:40-8:00pm

Hey – Sorry for the lack of heads up on the shortened show.  It will be the same next week…

Ruggles, J – The Sun Treader – Columbia Symphony Orchestra, cond. Zoltan Rozsnyai
Atom – Wellen und Felder III (from the album Leidgut)
Fink, M J- Din/ Epitaph – Marty Walker
Mono – Silent FLight, Sleeping Dawn (from the album Hymn to the Immortal Wind)
Corigliano, J – Mr. Tambourine Man: Masters of War – Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra, cond. JoAnn Falleta; Hilda Plitmann, Soprano
Poulenc – Easter Motet: Tenebrae factae Sunt – Choir of Christ CHurch Cathedral (Oxford), dir. Simon Preston
Satie, E –  Trois Morceaux en forme de poire: Maniere de commencement- Alexandre Tharaud & Eric Le Sage
Xenakis, I – Embellie – Adritti Quartet
du Fay, G – COnditor alme Siderum – Schola Hungarica, cond. Janka Szendrei