Music by Request playlist for May 11, 2019

May 11, 2019

La sonnambula (The sleepwalker) - Act II - Vincenzo Bellini

Thanks to listeners in Honor, Baltimore, Traverse City, Interlochen, and many more for your requests this week!

1.     Aaron Copland, Lincoln Portrait, Seattle Symphony, Gerard Schwarz, conductor

2.     Johann Johannsson, Music from the Motion Picture Soundtrack, The Theory of Everything (suite)

3.     Stuart Stott, Music in my Mother’s House, Stuart Stott, Twin Cities Women’s Chorus 

4.     Engelbert Humperdinck, Overture from Sleeping Beauty, Bamberger Symphony, Karl Anton Rickenbacher

5.     Lord of the Dance, arranged by John Rutter/American Shaker Song, Cambridge Singers

6.     Paul Hindemith, Symphony for Band in B Flat, Paul Hindemith, Mallory Thompson; Northwestern University Symphonic Wind Orchestra

7.     J.S. Bach, Toccata and Fugue in D Minor, E. Power Biggs, organist

8.     Irving Berlin, Blue Skies, Chanticleer

9.     Beethoven, Diabelli Variations (selections), arranged by Uri Caine, Concerto Koln

10.  Carl Nielsen, I. - Adagio non troppo, Symphony No. 5, Op. 50, New York Philharmonic, Leonard Bernstein

11.  John Williams, Hook: Main Theme from the Motion Picture Soundtrack, Cincinnati Pops Orchestra, Erich Kunzel

12.  Vincenzo Bellini, “Qui la selva” (Act II Chorus) from La sonnambula, Vincenzo Bellini, London Symphony Orchestra and Chorus, Richard Bonynge

13.  Howard Hanson, Nymphs and Satyr Ballet Suite, Rochester Chamber Orchestra, David Fetler

14.  Karl Orff, Carmina Burana, “Olim lacus colueram” (Swan’s Song), Kenneth Riegel, Tenor, Cleveland Orchestra and Chorus, Michael Tilson Thomas

15.  William Schuman, Symphony for Strings, New York Philharmonic, Leonard Bernstein

16.  Eric Whitacre, Cloudburst, Brigham Young University Singers, Ronald Staheli

17.  Edward Grieg, Nocturne from the Lyric Suite, Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy

18.  Paul Schoenfeld, Allegro from Café Music, Eroica Trio

19.  Franz Waxman, Overture from “Anne of the Indies,” Erich Kunzel, Cincinnati Pops Orchestra