Music by Request for Saturday February 1, 2020

Feb 1, 2020


Today's program featured Wynton Marsalis' Fiddle Dance Suite which received the 2020 Grammy for  "Best Classical Instrumental Solo Performance",  featuring Nicola Benedetti with Cristian Macalaru and the Philadelphia Orchestra 

  1.  George Frederick Handel, Music for the Royal Fireworks, Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
  2. Arvo Part, Spiegel Im Spiegel, Anne Akiko Myers with Akira Eguchi
  3. Karl Jenkins, Benedictus, 2Cellos
  4. Gaetano Donizetti, ‘Chi me frena in tal momento’ from Lucia Di Lammermoor, Joan Sutherland, Luciano Pavarotti, Sherril Milnes, Nicolai, Ghiaurov, Ryland Davies, Huguette Tourangeau, National Opera Orchestra of Monte-Carlo, Richard Bonynge
  5. Alain, Boublil, Claude Michel Schonberg, Richard Maltby, Jr. Selections from Miss Saigon, Original London Cast Recording, London Theater Orchestra
  6. American Folksong/arr. Stephen Paulus, Water is Wide, Dale Warland Singers
  7. Vincenzo Bellini, ‘Vieni Vieni fra questa braccia,’ from I Puritani, Luciano Pavarotti and Joan Sutherland, London Symphony Orchestra, Richard Bonynge
  8. Maurice Ravel, Bolero, Berlin Philharmonic, Herbert von Karajan
  9. John Williams, ‘Theme’ from the Original Motion Picture Soundtrack, Hook, Cincinnati Pops, Erich Kunzel
  10. John MacLeod/W. Robb, Green Hills of Tyrol/When the Battle’s O’er, Grand Traverse Pipe and Drums
  11. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Violin Concerto in G, Joshua Bell, English Chamber Orchestra, Peter Maag
  12. John Phillip Sousa, Four Marches: Semper Fidelis, The Thunderer, The Washington Post, and Hands Across the Sea, New York Philharmonic, Leonard Bernstein
  13. Harvey Schmidt/Tom Jones, Try to Remember from The Fantastiks, Josh Groban, London Symphony Orchestra
  14. Johann Sebastian Bach, Goldberg Variations, Glenn Gould
  15. Wynton Marsalis, Fiddle Dance Suite, Nicola Benedetti, Philadelphia Orchestra, Cristian Macelaru
  16. Richard Rogers/Oscar Hammerstein III, Selections from the Original Motion Picture, The Sound of Music, Original Motion Picture Cast Recording
  17. W.A. Mozart, Kyrie from Mass in C Minor, Arleen Auger,  Academy of Ancient Music, Winchester Cathedral Choir, Christopher Hogwood
  18. Bernard Henrick Crussell, Sinfonia Concertante for Clarinet, Horn, Bassoon and Orchestra, Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Jukka-Pekka Saraste
  19. Carlisle Floyd, Aint it a pretty night from Susannah, Renee Fleming, Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, James Levine
  20. Karl Jenkins, Palladio,  Konstantin Soianov, Duncan Riddell, Robert St John Wright, Dermot Crehan, The London Philharmonic Orchestra, Karl Jenkins
  21. W.A. Mozart, Variations on Ah, vous dirai-je Maman, Marilyn Neely
  22. Johannes Brahms, Sonata for Cello and Piano, No 1 in E minor, Janos Starker with Gyorgy Sebok