Music by Request playlist for March 9, 2019

Mar 9, 2019

Nicholas Roerich, Kiss to the Earth. 2nd variant. Scenery sketch. 1912 (from a reproduction) For Diaghilev’s production, Théâtre des Champs-Élysées, Paris, 1913
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Thanks to listeners in Harbor Springs, Ludington, Traverse City, Glen Arbor and many other places for your requests this week.

1. Steven Reineke, The Witch and the Saint; Edward Petersen/The Washington Winds

2. Shadowfax, A Thousand Teardrops

3. Ludwig van Beethoven, Piano Sonata no. 24; Andras Schiff

4. Percy Grainger, Lincolnshire Posy; Col. Michael Colburn, “The President’s Own” United States Marine Band

5. Antonin Dvorak, Symphony no. 6 (first movement); Marin Alsop/Baltimore Symphony Orchestra

6. BOND, Explosive

7. Igor Stravinsky, The Rite of Spring (first tableau); Pierre Boulez/Cleveland Orchestra

8. Thomas Newman, Passengers; selections from the original motion picture soundtrack

9. Charles Ives, Concord Sonata (Hawthorne); René Eckhardt

10. Ludwig van Beethoven, Für Elise; Canadian Brass

11. Rodgers & Hammerstein, South Pacific (selections); Renee Fleming

12. John Williams, main title from Superman; composer conducting the London Symphony Orchestra

13. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Piano Concerto no. 21 (first movement); José Antonio Méndez Padrón/Havana Lyceum Orchestra/ Simone Dinnerstein

14. John Denver, Late Winter, Early Spring

15. Gaetano Donizetti, Ah, mes amies! from La fille du Régiment; Lawrence Brownlee

16. Pietro Mascagni, Intermezzo from Cavallaria Rusticana; Silvio Varviso/Dresden State Orchestra

17. Gaetano Donizetti, Vedeste? Vedemmo (from Maria Stuarda); John Alldis/John Alldis Choir

18. Maltbie Babcock, arr. Mack Wilberg, This is my father’s world; Mormon Tabernacle Choir & Orchestra at Temple Square

19. Bedrich Smetana, The Moldau; Zubin Mehta/Israel Philharmonic

20. Richard Wagner, Faust Overture; Jesus Lopez-Cobos/Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra

21. Jean Sibelius, Andante Festivo; Damon Gupton/Sphinx Virtuosi

22. Penguin Café Orchestra, Dirt

23. Johannes Brahms, Waltzes for piano 4 hands (nos. 1-5); Yaara Tal & Andreas Groethuysen

bonus: Karl King, The Big Cage; Frederick Fennell/Eastman Wind Ensemble

24. Karl King, Circus Days; Frederick Fennell/Eastman Wind Ensemble

25. Alfred Reed, Armenian Dances; William Berz/Rutgers Wind Ensemble