Music By Request for March 28, 2020

Mar 28, 2020

Thank you to listeners from Baltimore MD, Sarasota FL, Oklahoma City OK,  Fort Drum NY, Lake Leelanau, Manistee, Petoskey, Traverse City, Cadillac, Honor, Holland, Hersey, Mesick and Northport.  Today's featured piece was On The Trail from Ferde Grofe's Grand Canyon Suite

1.      Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Excerpts from the Third Act of the Marriage of Figaro, Nuccia Focile, Carol Vaness, Scottish Chamber Orchestra and Chorus, Sir Charles Mackerras

2.     Robert Schumann, Scenes from Childhood, Annie Fisher

3.     Leonard Bernstein, Symphonic Dances, Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, David Zinman

4.     Henry Charles Litolf, Concerto Symphonic No. 4, Gerald Robbins, Monte Carlo Opera Orchestra, Edouard Van Remoortel

5.     Samuel A Ward, Katherine Lee Bates, America the Beautiful, Tanglewood Festival Chorus, Boston Pops Orchestra, John Williams

6.     Paul Simon, Bridge Over Troubled Water, The King’s Singers

7.     Ernest Gold, On the Beach, Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

8.     Victor Ewald, Quintet No. 1 in b minor, The Brass Ring

9.     Miklos Rosza, Spellbound Concerto, Philip Fowke, RTE Concert Orchestra, Proinnsias O Duinn

10.  Antonin Dvorak, Symphony No. 8, Minnesota Orchestra, Sir Neville Marriner

11.  Giuseppe Verdi, Offertory from Requiem, Leotyne Price, Janet Baketer, Veriano Luchetti, Jose Van Dam, Chicago Symphony Orchestra and Chorus, Sir Georg Solti

12.  Ludwig van Beethoven, Piano Concerto No. 2, Mitsuko Uchida, Berlin Philharmonic, Sir Simon Rattle

13.  Giacomo Puccini, Excerpts from the second act of La Rondine, Angela Gheorghiu, Robeto Alagna, Alberto Rinaldi, Patricia Biccire,  London Symphony Orchestra, Antonio Pappano

14.  Frederick Chopin, Andante Spianto and Grand Polonaise, Garrick Ohlsson, Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra, Kazimierz Kord

15.  Jacob van Eyck, The English Nightengale, Lucie Horsch

16.  William Grant Still, Miniatures , Sierra Winds

17.  Frank Loesser, Brotherhood of Man from How to Succeed in Business without really Trying, Original Broadway Cast Recording

18.  Charles Wuorinen, A Reliquary for Igor Stravinsky, London Sinfonietta, Oliver Knussen

19.  Ferde Grofe, On the trail from the Grand Canyon Suite, Eastman-Rochester Orchestra, Howard Hanson

20.  Alexander Borodin, Polovtsian Dances from Prince Igor, Sir Simon Rattle, Berlin Philharmonic

21.  Franz Schubert, Quintet for Piano, Violin, Viola, Cello and Double Bass in A Major, “The Trout” Emanuel Ax, Pamela Frank, Rebecca Young, Yo-Yo Ma, and Edgar Meyer