Music by Request for November 7, 2020

Nov 7, 2020

Credit CMUSE

Featured on today's program was Aaron Copland's Appalachian Spring.  This compositon won the 1945 Pulitzer Prize in Music. 

1.      John Lennon and Paul McCartney, arr. Peter Breiner,  Beatles Concerto Grosso No. 2 in the style of Vivaldi, Peter Breiner and His Chamber Orchestra

2.     Aaron Copland, Lincoln Portrait, James Earl Jones, Seattle Symphony Orchestra, Gerard Schwarz

3.     Eric Whitacre, Ghost Train Triptyche, Rutgers Wind Ensemble, William Berz

4.     Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Quartet in F major, Boston Symphony Chamber Players

5.     John Rutter, A Gaelic Blessing, Cambridge Singers

6.     Ludwig van Beethoven, Quartet in F major, Budapest String Quartet

7.     Aaron Copland, Appalachian Spring, New York Philharmonic, Leonard Bernstein

8.     Johann Pachelbel, Canon in D, Canadian Brass

9.     Arthur Pryor, Bluebells of Scotland, Mark H. Lawrence, American Serenade Band, Henry Charles Smith

10.  Fritz Kreisler, Caprice Viennois, Fritz Kreisler, Victor Symphony Orchestra Charles O’Connell

11.  Gaetano Donizetti, excerpt from Act II, Anna Bolena, Beverly Sills, Shirley Verrett, London Symphony Orchestra, Julius Rudel

12.  Jules Massenet, Meditation from Thais, Joshua Bell, Royal Philharmonic, Andrew Litton

13.  Leonard Cohen, Hallelujah, Johnathan Antoine, St. Paul Girls Choir, London Studio Symphony, James Shearman

14.  Franz Joseph Haydn, Piano Sonata in G major, Anne Marie McDermott

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

16.  Traditional Spiritual, Sit Down Servant/Plenty Good Room, Joseph Jennings, Chanticleer

17.  Benj Pasek, Justin Hurwitz, Justin Paul, Another Day in the Sun, La La Land, Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

18.  Charles Hubert Hastings Parry, I was glad, Robert Quinney, The Sixteen, Harry Christophers

19.  John Williams, American Journey, Recording Arts Orchestra of Los Angeles, John Williams

20.  Pete Seeger and Lee Hays, If I had a hammer, Peter Paul and Mary

21.  Gordon Lightfoot, Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald, Gordon Lightfoot

22.  Franz Schubert, Adagio in E flat “Notturno”, Beaux Arts Trio

23.  Song of the Lakes, Conch and Flute Air, Song of the Lakes

24.  Traditional Spiritual, There is a balm in Gilead, Jessye Norman with Dalton Baldwin

25.  Samuel A. Ward, Katherine Lee Bates, America the Beautiful, Leontyne Price

26.  John Williams, American Collection Theme, Yo-Yo Ma, Recording Arts Orchestra of Los Angeles

27.  Ola Gjeilo, Dark Night of the Soul, Alison Chaney, Ola Gjeilo, Harrington String Quartet