Music by Request for January 25, 2020

Jan 25, 2020

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Featured on today's program was  Bruce Brubaker's piano transcription of Pat's Aria from John Adams' Nixon in China.

  1. Alexander Scriabin, Piano Sonata No.10, Yuga Wang
  2. John Williams, Theme from Schindler’s List, Itzhak Perlman, Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, John Williams
  3. Andrew Lloyd Webber, Overture to Phantom of the Opera, Original London Cast Recording, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Charles Hart and Richard Stillgoe
  4. Marc Lavry, Three Jewish Dances, Zina Schiff and Cameron Grant
  5. Johann Sebastian Bach, Suite in E Major, Sharon Isbin
  6. Reinhold Gliere, Waltz from the Bronze Horseman Op. 89, BBC Philharmonic, Sir Edward Downes
  7. Ludwig Van Beethoven, Romance No. 2 in F major, Gil Shaham, Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
  8. Gaetano Donizetti, Excerpts from Lucia di Lammermoor, Joan Sutherland, Luciano Pavarotti, Orchestra of the Royal Opera Covent Garden, Richard Bonynge
  9. Giacomo Puccini, Che Gelida Manina from La Boheme, Mario Lanza, Hollywood Bowl Orchestra
  10. Michael Lorenc, Ave Maria,  Katarzyna Laskowska, London Symphony Orchestra, Lee Reynolds
  11. John Adams, Short Ride in a Fast Machine, San Francisco Symphony, Michael Tilson Thomas
  12. Ellen Taaffe Zwilich, Symphony No. 2, Sharon Robinson, Louisville Orchestra, Lawrence Leighton Smith
  13. John Adams/Transcription by  Bruce Brubaker, Pat’s Aria from Nixon in China, Bruce Brubaker
  14. Leonard Bernstein, Psalm 133 Verse 1 from Chichester Psalms, Vienna Youth Choir, Israel Philharmonic, Leonard Bernstein
  15. Richard Strauss, Horn Concerto No. 1 in E Flat major, Barry Tuckwell, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Vladimir Ashkenazy
  16. Galt MacDermont/Ronnie Dyson, Aquarius from Hair, Original Broadway Cast Recording
  17. Gabriel Faure, Apres un reve, Barbara Henricks, Michael Dalberto
  18. Sergei Prokofiev, Lieutenant Kije, Montreal Symphony Orchestra, Charles Dutoit
  19. Ludwig Van Beethoven, Sonata No. 8 in C minor, “Pathetique” Alfred Brendel
  20. Spiritual/arr. Moses Hogan, Round about the Mountain, Barbara Hendricks, Dmitri Alexeev
  21. Giuseppe Verdi, Libera me from Requiem, Cheryl Studer, Orchestra and Chorus of La Scala
  22. George Gershwin, Excerpts from Porgy and Bess, Leotyne Price, William Warfield, John W. Bubbles, McHenry Boatwright, RCA Victor Orchestra and Chorus, Leonard de Paur, Skitch Henderson