Music By Request playlist for June 24, 2017

Jun 24, 2017

Julia Margaret Cameron, The Whisper of the Muse - Portrait of G.F. Watts
Credit J. Paul Getty Museum

Thanks to listeners in St. Ignace, Frankfort, Interlochen, Royal Oak, Leland, and many other places for your requests this week.

1. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, “Bei Männern” from The Magic Flute; John Eliot Gardiner/English Baroque Soloists/Gerald Finley & Christiane Oelze

2. George Frederic Handel, Harp Concerto no. 6; Bernard Labadie/Les Violons du Roy/Valerie Milot

3. Johann Sebastian Bach, Cello suite no. 1, first three movements; Zuill Bailey

4. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Clarinet Concerto, first movement; Claudio Abbado/Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra/Sabine Meyer

5. Chen Gang & Hezhan Hao, Butterfly Lovers’ Concerto, final 2 movements; Lan Shui/Singapore Symphony Orchestra/Gil Shaham

6. Ludwig van Beethoven, Turkish March from the Ruins of Athens; Leonard Slatkin/St. Louis Symphony Orchestra

7. Antonin Dvorak, Romance for Violin and Orchestra; Jamie Laredo (soloist and leader)/Scottish Chamber Orchestra

8. Richard Rodgers, “Slaughter on 10th Avenue” from On Your Toes; Keith Lockhart/Boston Pops Orchestra

9. Felix Mendelssohn, Organ Sonata no. 3; Peter Hurford

10. Sergei Rachmaninoff, Symphony no. 1, first movement; Andrew Litton/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

11. Maurice Ravel, String Quartet, first movement; Emerson Quartet

12. Louis Prima, Sing, Sing, Sing; Benny Goodman and his Orchestra

13. Giuseppe Verdi, “Cortigiani, vil razza dannata” from Rigoletto; Pablo Heras-Casado/Orchestra of Valencia/Placido Domingo

14. Edvard Grieg, Ballade in the form of variations on a Norwegian folk song; Dmitry Paperno

15. Billy Joel, And so it goes; The King’s Singers

16. George Frederic Handel, Music for the Royal Fireworks, overture; Jean Lamon/Tafelmusik

17. Greg McCallum, Hymn Quilt; performed by the composer

18. Ferde Grofe, On the Trail from the Grand Canyon Suite; Gerard Schwartz/Seattle Symphony Orchestra

19. Johann Strauss II, Greetings to America Waltz; Michael Dittrich/Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra

20. Franz Joseph Haydn, Symphony no. 9; Adam Fischer/Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orchestra

21. Meredith Willson, “Til there was you” from the Music Man; Shirley Jones/Robert Preston

22. John David, You are the new day; King’s Singers

23. Stephen Foster, Beautiful Dreamer; Custer LaRue/Kim Robertson/Chris Norman

24. Stephen Foster, Hard Times Come Again No More; Thomas Hampson/Jay Ungar/Molly Mason/David Alpher

25. Richard Rodgers, Victory at Sea (title piece); Robert Russell Bennett/RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra

26. Randy Newman, Short People; King's Singers