Music by Request playlist for October 14, 2017

Oct 14, 2017

Lydia Bates, A Choir Singing
Credit National Gallery of Art

Thanks to listeners in Wolverine, Clare, Sault Ste. Marie, Boyne City, Maple City, and many other places for your requests this week.

1. Alan Hovhaness, Symphony no. 2 “Mysterious Mountain” (second movement); Gerard Schwarz/Royal Liverpool Philharmonic

2. Conni Ellisor, Blackberry Winter (third movement); Nashville Chamber Orchestra

3. Aaron Copland, Variations on Simple Gifts (from Appalachian Spring); John Williams/Boston Pops Orchestra

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

5. Edward Elgar, Nimrod from the Enigma Variations; Giuseppe Sinopoli/Philharmonia Orchestra

6. Johnny Black, Paper Doll; Mills Brothers

7. John Williams, Princess Leia’s Theme from Star Wars; composer conducting the Skywalker Symphony Orchestra

8. Clint Mansell, Lux Aeterna; original motion picture soundtrack to Requiem for a Dream feat. Kronos Quartet

9. Richard Strauss, Don Quixote (excerpts); Kurt Masur/Gewandhaus Orchestra of Leipzig

10. Richard Rodgers, Slaughter on 10th Avenue; Arthur Fiedler/Boston Pops Orchestra

11. Misc., Armed Forces Medley; United States Army Field Band and Singing Soldiers

12. Camille Saint-Saens, Symphony no. 3 “Organ” (final section); Kent Nagano/Montreal Symphony Orchestra/Olivier Latry

13. Gilbert & Sullivan, “A Private Buffoon is a Lighthearted Loon” from the Yeoman of the Guard

14. Meredith Willson, “Lida Rose/Will I Ever Tell You”; original Broadway cast recording.

15. Stephen Foster, Beautiful Dreamer; Custer La Rue/Kim Robertson/Chris Norman

16. Gabriel Faure, Ballade for piano and orchestra/Jean-Bernard Pommier/Northern Sinfonia

17. Dusan Bodanovic, 6 Balkan Miniatures; Jonas Khalil

18. Enrique Granados, The Lady and the Nightingale (from Goyescas); Martin Jones

19. Misc., finale medley (excerpt); Luciano Pavarotti, Placido Domingo, Jose Carreras

20. Traditional, Kalinka; Red Star Red Army Chorus

21. Bruce Broughton, Silverado main title; Paul Bateman/City of Prague Philharmonic

22. Ronald Binge, Scottish Rhapsody; Ernest Tomlinson/Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra

23. Johann Sebastian Bach, Violin concerto no. 1 (Andante movement); Edward Gardner/Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra/Alison Balsom

24. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, “Bei mannern” from the Magic Flute; Christiane Oelze/Gerald Finley

25. Felix Mendelssohn, “If with all your hearts” from Elijah; Jerry Hadley

26. Felix Mendelssohn, Symphony no. 5 “Reformation” (fourth movement); Andrew Litton/Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra

27. Samuel Barber, Agnus Dei; Dale Warland Singers

28. David Crittenden, Scottish Fantasy; Minneapolis Guitar Quartet

29. Martin Luther, A mighty fortress is our God; Mormon Tabernacle Choir

30. Traditional melody, It is well with my soul; Matt Carlson

31. Carl Maria von Weber, Concertino for Clarinet and Orchestra; Jonathan Cohler/Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra 

32. Charles-Marie Widor, Toccata from Symphony no. 5; Virgil Fox