Music By Request Playlist for June 17, 2017

Jun 17, 2017

Gerard ter Borch, The Music Lesson
Credit J. Paul Getty Museum

Thanks to listeners in Clare, Wolverine, Ann Arbor, Cheboygan, Midland, and many other places for your requests this week.

1. Leonard Bernstein, Symphonic Dances from West Side Story; composer conducting the Los Angeles Philharmonic

2. Georges Enesco, Romanian Rhapsody no. 2; Antal Dorati/London Symphony Orchestra

3. Giacomo Puccini, “O mio babbino caro” from Gianni Schicchi; Renata Tebaldi

4. Bob James, Odyssey; performed by Nancy Stagnitta and the composer

5. Conni Ellisor, Blackberry Winter, first movement; Nashville Chamber Orchestra

6. Ruggero Leoncavallo, “Vesti la giubba” from Pagliacci; Jussi Bjoerling

7. Ludwig van Beethoven, Variations on God Save the King; John Odgen

8. Radiohead, Karma Police; Vitamin String Quartet

9. Giovanni Gabrieli, Sonata no. 19 in 15 parts; Empire Brass

10. Johann Sebastian Bach, Fantasia in G minor; Michael Murray

11. Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky, selections from the Nutcracker; the Classic Buskers

12. Morton Gould, Latin American Symphonette; Morton Gould & his Orchestra

13. Bedrich Smetana, the Moldau; Libor Pesek/Czech National Symphony Orchestra

14. Franz Lehar, Gold and Silver Waltzes; Willi Boskovsky/Vienna Johann Strauss Orchestra

15. Ludwig van Beethoven, Turkish March from the Ruins of Athens; Bernard Klee/Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra

16. Antonin Dvorak, Symphony no. 9, final movement; Marin Alsop/Baltimore Symphony Orchestra

17. Ludwig van Beethoven, Piano sonata no. 32, first movement; Simone Dinnerstein

18. Charles Ives, Variations on America; Col. Timothy Foley/United States Marine Band

19. Johannes Hanssen, Valdres March; Bjarte Engeset/Iceland State Symphony Orchestra

20. Johann Strauss II, Blue Danube Waltz; Gustavo Dudamel/Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

21. Franz Liszt, Liebestraum no. 3; Artur Rubinstein

22. Jeff Daniels, The Michigan in Me

23. Lambert & Morrison, “Show off” from The Drowsy Chaperone; Sutton Foster and original Broadway Cast

24. Walter Marks, “I’ve gotta be me” from Golden Rainbow; Ella Fitzgerald

25. Traditional, Didn’t it rain; Chanticleer and Bishop Yvette Flunder

26. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, “La ci darem la mano” from Don Giovanni; Nelson Eddy and Dorothy Kirsten

27. George Frederic Handel, Harpsichord Suite no. 2, movements 1 & 2; Garrick Olssohn

28. Hugo Wolf, Italian Serenade; Semyon Bychkov/Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra

29. John Williams, main theme from Jurassic Park; composer conducting the Boston Pops Orchestra

30. Percy Grainger, The Power of Rome and the Christian Heart; Frederick Fennell/Dallas Wind Symphony