Music By Request Playlist for April 15, 2017

Apr 15, 2017

Singing Couples and Violin (after Adriaen van Ostade, 1610-85)
Credit Metropolitan Museum of Art

Thanks to listeners in Beulah, Mullet Lake Village, Traverse City, Suttons Bay, and many other places for your requests this week.

1. Jean Sibelius, Andante Festivo; composer conducting the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra

2. George Frederic Handel, “I know that my Redeemer liveth” from Messiah; John Butt/Dunedin Consort/Susan Hamilton

3. Josef Ivanovich, Danube Waves Waltz (a/k/a The Anniversary Song); Felix Slatkin/Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra

4. George Gershwin, An American in Paris; Erich Kunzel/Cincinnati Pops Orchestra

5. George Frederic Handel, “Hallelujah” from Messiah; Eugene Ormandy/Mormon Tabernacle Choir/Philadelphia Orchestra

6. Traditional Irish, My dashing darling; Orla Fallon

7. Alfred Reed, Alleluia, Laudamus te; Frederick Fennell/Dallas Wind Symphony

8. Carl Friedemann, Slavonic Rhapsody no. 2; I salonisti

9. Dmitri Shostakovich, Piano Concerto no. 2, second movement; Leonard Bernstein (conductor and soloist)/New York Philharmonic

10. Traditional, His is Risen; The Midwestern Lutheran

11. Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov, Russian Easter Festival Overture; Neeme Jäarvi/ Göthenberg Symphony Orchestra

12. Traditional, I’ll walk with God; Mario Lanza

13. Antonin Dvorak, Symphony no. 9, second movement (Largo); Christoph von Dohnányi/Cleveland Orchestra

14. John Jacob Niles, “Come ‘way from my window”; Joan Baez and Sharon Isbin

15. Alberto Ginastera, Malambo; Eduardo Mata/Simon Bolivar Orchestra of Venezuela

16. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Symphony no. 29; John Eliot Gardiner/English Baroque Soloists

17. Jules Massenet, “C’est toi, mon père,” from Thaïs; Renee Fleming

18. Justin Hurwitz, music from the original motion picture soundtrack to La La Land

19. Natalie Sleeth, Joy in the Morning; Mahalia Jackson

20. Jean Sibelius, Finlandia; JoAnn Falletta/Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra

21. George Frederic Handel, “Worthy is the lamb” from Messiah; John Butt/Dunedin Consort and Players

22. Richard Wagner, Entrance of the Gods into Walhalla from Das Rheingold; Lorin Maazel/Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra

23. Giovanni Punto, Horn Concerto no. 6; Neville Marriner/Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Barry Tuckwell

24. Richard Wagner, Tannhäuser Overture; Herbert von Karajan/Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra

25. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Eine kleine Nachtmusik, first two movements; Andrew Manze/English Concert

26. Edward Elgar, Elegy for String Orchestra; composer conducting the BBC Symphony Orchestra

27. Johann Sebastian Bach, Viola da Gamba sonata no. 3; Yo Yo Ma, Edgar Meyer, Chris Thile

28. Antonin Dvorak, Slavonic Dance no. 2; George Szell/Cleveland Orchestra