Music By Request for January 18, 2020

Jan 18, 2020

Marian Anderson
Credit National Public Radio

Today's playlist featured traditional gospel songs and spirituals.  

  1. Charles Ives, The Unanswered Question, Glenn Fischthal,  San Francisco Symphony, Michael Tilson Thomas
  2. Duke Ellington, New World a-comin’, Sir Ronald Hanna and Stephen Hart, American Composers Orchestra, Maurice Peress
  3. Karl Jenkins, Song of the Plains, London Philharmonic Choir, Adiemus Symphony Orchestra of Europe, Karl Jenkins
  4. Traditional, We Shall Overcome, Dasha Burton and Nathaniel Gumbs
  5. Traditional Spiritual/Arr. Joseph Jennings,  Sit Down Servant/Plenty Good Room, Bishop Yvette A. Flunder, Chanticleer
  6. Ludwig van Beethoven, Symphony No. 5 in C Minor, Revolutionary and Romantic Orchestra, John Eliot Gardiner
  7. Johann Sebastian Bach, Toccata and Fugue in D Minor, BWV 565, E. Power Biggs
  8. Giuseppe Verdi, excerpts from MacBeth, Shirley Verrett and Carolo Zardo, Teatro Scalla, Claudio Abbado
  9. Ludwig Van Beethoven, Concerto No. 5 “The Emperor” Vladamir Horowitz, RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra, Fritz Reimer
  10. Ethyl Smyth, The March of the Women, Eiddwen Harrhy, Plymouth Music Series, Phillip Brunelle
  11. Camille Saint-Saens, Symphony No. 3, Michael Murray, Philadelphia Orchestra, Michael Murray
  12. Ralph Vaughan Williams, Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Sir Neville Marriner
  13. Agustin Bardi, Gallo Ciego, Orchestra of Osvaldo Publiese
  14. Franz Josef Haydn, Cello Concerto in C major, Yo-Yo Ma,  English Chamber Orchestra, Jose-Luis Garcia
  15. Ralph Vaughan Williams, Symphony No. 7, “Sinfonia Antarctica” Shiela Armstrong, London Philharmonic Choir and Orchestra, Bernard Haitink
  16. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Piano Concerto for Two Pianos in E Flat major, Daniel Barenboim and Sir George Solti, English Chamber Orchestra
  17. Traditional Spiritual, Deep River, Marian Anderson, Franz Rupp
  18. Morton Laurdisen, Introitus from  Lux Aeterna, Chamber Choir of Europe, Nicol Matt
  19. Sergei Rachmaninoff, Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 42 IXVIII, Lang Lang, Orchestra of the Marinsky Theater, Valery Gergiev
  20. Hans Zimmer, Chevaliers de Sangreal from the Original Motion Picture Soundtrack The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra, Hans Zimmer
  21. Gian Carol Menotti, What a curse for woman is a timid man, from The Old Maid and the Thief, Nicole Cabell, London Philharmonic, Sir Andrew Davis
  22. Charles Ives, Symphony No. 4, Mary Sauer, Michael Tilson Thomas
  23. Ned Rorem, Sky Music, Yolanda Kondonassis
  24. Yury Ishchenko, Ukranian Rhapsody for Cello and Piano, Julia Patelyat, Dmitrij Manelis