Music by Request playlist for February 2, 2019

Feb 2, 2019

Johannes Brahms in 1887
Credit Wikimedia Commons

Thanks to listeners in Gaylord, Wolverine, Sparta, Petoskey and many other places for your requests this week.

1. Henryk Gorecki, Symphony no. 3 (third movement); David Zinman/London Sinfonietta/Dawn Upshaw

2. Lennon & McCartney, A day in the life; Les Boreades de Montreal

3. Carlos Gardel, Por una cabeza (tango); Nicola Benedetti and friends

4. George Gershwin, An American in Paris; Andre Previn/London Symphony Orchestra

5. Aaron Copland, Emblems; Mallory Thompson/Northwestern University Symphonic Wind Ensemble

6. Traditional, Wade in the Water; Chicago a cappella

7. Traditional, Alasdair Fraser and Natalie Haas, Da slockit light

8. Johann Sebastian Bach, Toccata and Fugue in D minor; E. Power Biggs

9. Philip Sparke, Strathcarron (Sword Dance); Brass Band Fröschl

10. George Frederic Handel, Disserratevi, o porte d’averno; Il Giardino Armonico; Julia Lezhneva

11. Aaron Copland, Appalachian Spring (selections); Antal Dorati/Detroit Symphony Orchestra

12. John Williams, main title from Hook; Erich Kunzel/Cincinnati Pops Orchestra

13. Aram Khatchaturian, Adagio from Spartacus; Valery Gergiev/Kirov Orchestra

14. Traditional, Keep Your Hand on the Plow; Chanticleer

15. Johannes Brahms, Hungarian Dances nos. 1-3 (Duo Tal and Groethuysen)

16. Sir Edward Elgar, Sospiri; Sir Neville Marriner/Academy of St Martin in the Fields

17. Sergei Rachmaninoff, Variations on a theme of Chopin (variation 16-end); Santiago Rodriguez

18. Evans & Shields, In the Good Old Summertime; Sousa Band

19. Giacomo Puccini, La bohème (Act I finale); Roberto Alagna & Angela Gheorghiu

20. Julia Ward Howe, Battle Hymn of the Republic; Robert Shaw Chorale/RCA Victor Orchestra

21. Conni Ellisor, Blackberry Winter (third movement); Nashville Chamber Orchestra/Stephen Seifert

22. Randall Thompson, Frostiana (Choose Something Like a Star); Craig Jessop/Mormon Tabernacle Choir/Orchestra at Temple Square

23. Johannes Brahms, Intermezzo in E major (op. 116, no. 4); Jorge Federico Osorio

24. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Violin concerto no. 4 (third movement); Alexander Schneider/English Chamber Orchestra/Isaac Stern

25. Astor Piazzolla, Oblivion; Ahn Trio

26. Leonard Bernstein, Maria (from West Side Story); José Carreras

27. Ralph Vaughan Williams, Toccata marziale; Frederick Fennell/Tokyo Kosei Wind Orchestra

28. Johannes Brahms, How beautiful is thy dwelling place (from the Requiem); John Eliot Gardiner/Monteverdi Choir/Revolutionary and Romantic Orchestra

29. Jaromier Weinberger, Polka and Fugue from Schwanda the Bagpiper; Erich Kunzel/Cincinnati Pops