Music By Request for September 19, 2020

Sep 19, 2020

Credit npr.org

Featured on today's program were exceprts from The Long View: A Portrait of Ruth Bader Ginsburg in Nine Songs by Patrice Michaels.  Michaels, a composer and vocalist arranges Ginsburg's legal opinions, letters, and lectures creating an episodic portrait of the late Supreme Court Chief Justice, wife, mother and feminist icon. 

1.     Erik Satie, Je te veux, Jean-Yves Thibaudet

2.     Julie Giroux, Fort McHenry Suite, U.S. Air Force Heritage of America Band, Col. Larry H. Lang

3.     John Tavener, Song for Athene, VOCES8

4.     Ludwig Van Beethoven, Overture “Leonore” No. 3, Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Sir George Solti

5.     Edward Grieg, Ballad in G minor, Dmitry Paperno

6.     Patrice Michaels, Longview: A Portrait of Ruth Bader Ginsburg in Nine Songs, Patrice Michaels and Kuang-Hao Huang

7.     Irving Berlin, Anything you can do, I can do better, from Anne Get Your Gun, Ethel Merman and Ray Middleton, Decca Broadway Cast Album

8.     Frederick Chopin, Nocturn in B major, Van Cliburn

9.     John Barry, Theme from Out of Africa, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, John Barry

10.  Florence B. Price, Symphony in E minor, New Black Music Repetory Ensemble, Leslie B. Dunner

11.  Emmerich Kalman, excerpts from Die Csardasfurstin, Slovak Philharmonic Choir and Radio Symphony Orchestra, Richard Bonynge

12.  Jacob Gade, Jalousie, Anne Akiko Meyers, London Symphony Orchestra, Keith Lockhart

13.  Johann Sebastian Bach, Tocatta and Fugue in D minor, E. Power Biggs

14.  Douglass McGrath, Beautiful from Beautiful, Jessie Mueller, Beautiful Ensemble, Original Broadway Cast Recording

15.  Franz Schubert, Piano Trio in E flat major, Wu Han, Philip Setzer, David Finckel

16.  Ottorino Respighi, Pines of Rome, New. York Philharmonic, Leonard Bernstein

17.  Derrick Wang, You are searching in vain for a bright-line solution from Scalia/Ginsburg, Patrice Michaels and Kuang-Hao Huang

18.  Max Bruch, Concerto for Clarinet, Viola and Orchestra, Donatus Katkus, Guy Chadash, St. Christopher Chamber Orchestra of Lithuania, Aric Lipsky

19.  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, excerpt from Marriage of Figaro, Orchestra del Maggio Musicale Fiorentio, Zubin Mehta

20.  William Byrd, Four Songs, King’s Singers

21.  Hector Berlioz, Symphonie Fantastique, Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Sir Georg Solti

22.  Karl Jenkins, Palladio, London Philharmonic Strings, Karl Jenkins

23.  Henry Purcell, Fanfare in C Major, E. Power Biggs

24.  Woody Guthrie, This Land is Your Land, Pete Seeger

25.  Antonia Vivaldi, Nisi Dominus, Choir of King’s Consort, Robert King

26.  Ludwig Goransson, excerpts from Black Panther, Original Motion Picture Soundtrack, Ludwig Goransson