Music by Request playlist for January 11, 2020

Jan 11, 2020

Phyllis Rappeport, Professor Emerita of Music, Western Michigan University
Credit Arts Council of Greater Kalamazoo

Featured on today's program were piano pieces taught and performed by long time Western Michigan University piano professor, Phyllis Rappaport, who passed away on January 10, 2020. 

  1.  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Variations on Ah,Vous Dirai-je maman, John Novacek
  2. Andrew Lloyd Weber/Tim Rice, Don’t Cry for Me Argentina from the Original Motion Picture Sound Track, Evita, Madonna
  3. George Frederick Handel, Eternal Source of Light Divine from Ode for the Birthday of Queen Anne, Kathleen Battle, Wynton Marsalis, Anthony Newman, Orchestra of St. Luke’s, John Nelson
  4. Frederick Chopin, Nocture in E Flat Major, Edward Auer
  5. Georges Bizet, Seguidilla from Carmen, Shirley Verrett, Placido Domingo, Orchestra and Chorus of Royal Opera House at Covent Garden, Sir Georg Solti
  6. Australian Folk Song, Waltzing Matilda, John McDermott
  7. Claude Debussy, Des pas sur la neige, Jean Yves Thibaudet
  8. Mannheim Steamroller, Come home to the sea, Mannheim Steamroller
  9. Franz Joseph Haydn, Trumpet Concert in E Flat, Rolf Smedvig, Scottish Chamber Orchestra
  10. Ben E. King, Jerry Leibner and Mike Stoller, Stand By Me, The Kingdom Choir
  11. Glenn L. Rudolph, The Dream Isaiah Saw, Capital Brass and Percussion Ensemble, The Washington Chorus, Whitman Choir, Julian Wachner
  12. Antonio Vivaldi, Concerto in F minor, Winter from the Four Seasons, Trondheim Soloists, Anne-Sophie Mutter
  13. Traditional Spiritual, There is a balm in Gilead, Jessye Norman, Kathleen Battle
  14. Johann Nepomuk Hummel, Introduction, Theme and Variations in F Major, Alex Klein, Czech National Symphony Orchestra, Paul Freeman
  15. Ferde Grofe, Grand Canyon Suite, New York Philharmonic, Leonard Bernstein
  16. John Cage, The Seasons Ballet in One Act, American Composers Orchestra, Dennis Russel Davies
  17. Antonio Vivaldi, Concerto for Guitar and String Orchestra in D major, Sharon Isbin, Lausanne Chamber Orchestra, Lawrence Foster
  18. Johann Sebastian Bach, French Suite No. 5 in G major, Glenn Gould
  19. Claude Debussy, The Snow is Dancing, Yoshiko Okada
  20. Dan Forrest, Jubilate Deo, Rivertree Singers, Warren Cook
  21. Aaron Copland, Piano Variations, Leo Smit
  22. Traditional Spiritual, Round about de Mountain, Barbara Hendricks, Dmitri Alexeev
  23. W.A. Mozart, Fantasy in D Minor, K. 397 John Novacek
  24. Dubuois,Lee, Lifeson, and Peart of Rush, Tom Sawyer, Vitamin String Quartet
  25. J.S. Bach, Aria from Goldberg Variations, Zoe Black, Joe Chindamo
  26. Huddie Ledbetter, Sylvia, Sweet Honey in the Rock
  27. Traditional Spiritual, This Little Light of Mine, The Kingdom Choir
  28. Ralph Vaughan Williams, Sinfonia Antarctica, Sheila Armstrong, London Philharmonic Choir and Orchestra, Bernard Haitink
  29. W.A. Mozart, Clarinet Concerto in A major, K. 622, David Shifrin, Mostly Mozart Orchestra, Gerard Schwarz