Music by Request playlist for August 25, 2018

Aug 25, 2018


Thanks to listeners in Pierport, Cadillac, Alden, Ludington and many other places for your requests this week.

1. Ennio Morricone, Gabriel’s Oboe from The Mission; Strings of St Cecilia & Paolo Pollastri

2. Leonard Bernstein, Symphonic Dances from West Side Story; composer conducting the New York Philharmonic

3. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Agnus Dei from Coronation Mass; Trevor Pinnock/English Concert

4. Claude Debussy, La fille aux cheveux de lin (The girl with the  flaxen hair); Alexis Weissenberg

5. Leonard Bernstein, Mass Suite; Mark Davis Scatterday/Eastman Wind Ensemble & Canadian Brass

6. Karl Jenkins, Song of the Plains; composer conducting the Adiemus Symphony Orchestra & London Philharmonic Choir

7. Martin Luther, A Mighty Fortress is our God; James Litton/American Boychoir

8. Gabriel Faure, Pavane; James Galway/London Mozart Players

9. Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky, 1812 Overture (with chorus); Erich Kunzel/Cincinnati Pops Orchestra/Kiev Symphony Chorus

10. How I Got Over, Aretha Franklin

11. Leonard Bernstein, Glitter and Be Gay from Candide; composer conducting the London Symphony Orchestra/June Anderson

12. Randy Edelman, finale from Dragonheart; original motion picture soundtrack

13. Claude Debussy, Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun; Leonard Bernstein/New York Philharmonic

14. Leonard Bernstein, Chichester Psalms; composer conducting the New York Philharmonic & Camerata Singers

15. Jerome Kern, They Didn’t Believe Me; Mario Lanza

16. John Williams, Cantina Band; Zubin Mehta/Los Angeles Philharmonic

17. Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov, Flight of the Bumblebee; Evelyn Glennie

18. Various composers, excerpts from Long-Haired Hare; Sydney Symphony Orchestra

19. Leonard Bernstein, MASS (first introit); composer conducting Norman Scribner Choir/Berkshire Boy Choir/ad hoc stage orchestra

20. Heitor Villa-Lobos, Forests of the Amazon (movements 4-6); Alfred Heller/Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra & Renee Fleming

21. Benny Andersson, Thank You for the Music; performed by the composer

22. Mily Balakirev, Islamey; Eugene Ormandy/Philadelphia Orchestra

23. Gustav Holst, Jupiter, Bringing of Jollity; Leonard Bernstein/New York Philharmonic

24. John Williams, march from Superman; composer conducting the London Symphony Orchestra

25. Edvard Grieg, In the Hall of the Mountain King; Bjarte Engeset/Iceland State Symphony Orchestra

26. Franz Joseph Haydn, Symphony no. 81 (third and fourth movements); Orpheus Chamber Orchestra

27. Leonard Bernstein, Kaddish Symphony (first movement); composer conducting the New York Philharmonic/Camerata Singers/Felicia Montealegre