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Daily Playlist: Classical WETA

This playlist is a daily guide to music broadcast on Classical WETA 90.9 FM. Scroll below to see what's played today. The playlist begins right after midnight.

Sun • December 16, 2018

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12:06 am

Concerto, RV 436

Antonio Vivaldi
James Galway (flute) | Venetian Soloists | Claudio Scimone (conductor)

RCA 7928 (Vivaldi: 6 Concertos)

12:16 am

Symphony #30

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields | Sir Neville Marriner (conductor)

Philips 412.954 (Mozart: The Late Symphonies, 21-41)

12:35 am

Piano Quartet #2 in G Minor, Op. 45

Gabriel Fauré
Nash Ensemble

CRD 3403 (Fauré: Quartets)

1:09 am

Concerto, BWV 1057

Johann Sebastian Bach
Sir András Schiff (piano) | Chamber Orchestra of Europe | Sir András Schiff (conductor)

London 425.676 (Bach: Concertos BWV 1052 - 1058)

1:26 am

String Quartet #9 "Razumovsky"

Ludwig van Beethoven
Cleveland Quartet

Telarc 80268 (Beethoven: String Quartets, Op. 59, No. 2 and No. 3)

1:57 am

Wiener Blut

Johann Strauss II
Johann Strauss Orchestra | Willi Boskovsky (conductor)

EMI 47052 (J. Strauss II: Famous Waltzes)

2:04 am

String Quartet #1 in D Minor

Juan Crisóstomo de Arriaga
Voces String Quartet

MDG 3236 (Arriaga: Sämtliche Streichquartette)

2:31 am

Symphonic Etudes, Op. 13

Robert Schumann
Evgeny Kissin (piano)

RCA 60443 (Evgeny Kissin, Carnegie Hall Debut Concert)

3:02 am

Banquet Music, Part 2: Quartet

Georg Philipp Telemann
Musica Antiqua of Cologne | Reinhard Goebel (conductor)

Archiv 427.619 (Telemann: Tafelmusik)

3:17 am

Violin Concerto #1

Niccolò Paganini
Hilary Hahn (violin) | Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra | Eiji Oue (conductor)

DG 0007188 (Paganini & Spohr: Violin Concertos)

3:55 am

Symphony #8

William Boyce
Bournemouth Sinfonietta | Ronald Thomas (conductor)

CRD 3413A (William Boyce)

4:07 am

Lyric Suite, Op. 54

Edvard Grieg
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra | Neeme Järvi

DG 419.431 (Grieg: Symphonic Dances, Lyric Suite, etc.)

4:26 am

Concerto, BWV 1041

Johann Sebastian Bach
Hilary Hahn (violin) | Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra | Jeffrey Kahane (conductor)

DG 0000986 (Bach: Concertos)

4:40 am

La Mer

Claude Debussy
Boston Symphony Orchestra | Charles Munch (conductor)

RCA 61500 (Saint-Saëns: Symphony No. 3 - Debussy & Ibert)

5:03 am

Sonata for Harp and Violin in E-flat Major, Op. 114

Louis Spohr
Ursula Holliger (harp) | Thomas Füri (violin)

Jecklin 573 (Spohr: Sonaten für Harfe und Violine, etc.)

5:22 am

Piano Concerto #3

Ludwig van Beethoven
Yefim Bronfman (piano) | Tonhalle Orchestra Zürich | David Zinman (conductor)

Arte Nova 640100 (Beethoven: Piano Concertos 3 & 4)

5:57 am

Divertimento, K 251 in D Major "Nannerl Septet": VI. Marcia alla francese

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Berlin Philharmonic | Claudio Abbado (conductor)

Sony Classical 53277 (Mozart: "Posthorn Serenade" & "Nannerl Septett")

6:05 am

Arabeske

Robert Schumann
Vladimir Ashkenazy (piano)

London 414.474 (Schumann: Piano Works Vol.1)

6:12 am

Selections from "Christmas with London Brass" (4,7,18,2)

Traditional
London Brass

Teldec 2292-46443 (Christmas with London Brass)

6:21 am

Selections from "Kathleen Battle - A Christmas Celebration" (1-4)

Traditional
Kathleen Battle (soprano) | New York Choral Artists | Orchestra of St. Luke's | Leonard Slatkin (conductor)

EMI 47587 (A Christmas Celebration)

6:32 am

Oboe Concerto #1

Franz Krommer
Alex Klein (oboe) | Czech National Symphony Orchestra | Paul Freeman (conductor)

Cedille 90000.045 (Hummel & Krommer: Oboe Concertos)

6:55 am

Nowell-Out of Your Sleep

Holiday Music
New York Polyphony

BIS 2099 (Sing Thee Nowell)

6:58 am

Shepherds Shake Off Your Drowsy Sleep

Traditional
Julianne Baird | Aulos Ensemble

Musical Heritage 51340 (A Baroque Christmas)

7:01 am

Andante with Variations (Op. 34)

Louis Spohr
Dieter Kloecker (clarinet) | Consortium Classicum

Orfeo 213.901 (Meyerbeer, Spohr & Bärmann: Clarinet Quintets)

7:09 am

Messiah: Excerpts from Part I

George Frideric Handel
Boston Baroque Chorus | Boston Baroque Orchestra | Martin Pearlman (conductor)

Telarc 80348 (Handel: Messiah, Highlights)

7:35 am

Concerto in F Major (S. 235)

Johann David Heinichen
Musica Antiqua of Cologne | Reinhard Goebel (conductor)

Archiv 437.549 (Heinichen: Dresden Concerti)

7:52 am

O Holy Night

Adolphe Adam
Elora Festival Singers | Michael Bloss (organ) | Noel Edison (conductor)

Naxos 573.421 (The Wonder of Christmas)

7:57 am

Angels We Have Heard on High

Traditional
Nicolaus Esterházy Sinfonia | Peter Breiner (conductor)

Naxos 550.670 (Christmas Goes Baroque, Vol. 2)

8:01 am

Oboe Concerto E Minor

Georg Philipp Telemann
Heinz Holliger (oboe) | Academy of St. Martin in the Fields | Iona Brown (conductor)

Philips 412.879 (Telemann: Concerti per Oboe)

8:14 am

Selections from "O Come, All Ye Faithful - New York Choral Artists" (11-17)

Traditional
New York Choral Artists | Brass Ensemble | Douglas Major (organ) | Joseph Flummerfelt (conductor)

EMI 49908 (O Come All Ye Faithful)

8:32 am

Concerto for 3 Pianos F Major (K. 242) "Lodron"

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Murray Perahia (piano) | Radu Lupu (piano) | English Chamber Orchestra

Sony 44915 (Mozart: Concertos for Two & Three Pianos)

8:53 am

Instrumental Christmas music from New Spain (Lucas Ruiz de Ribayaz; Trujillo del Peru Codex)

Various
Folger Consort

Bard 19005 (Christmas in New Spain)

8:56 am

Zither Carol

Traditional
Danish National Vocal Ensemble | Michala Petri (recorder) | Michael Bojesen (conductor)

OUR 220615 (Let the Angels Sing)

9:05 am

Andante Cantabile

Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Yo-Yo Ma (cello) | Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra | Lorin Maazel (conductor)

Sony 93927 (The Essential Yo-Yo Ma)

9:14 am

Selections from "The Cambridge Singers Christmas Album" (4-11)

Traditional
The Cambridge Singers | City of London Sinfonia | John Rutter (conductor)

Collegium 512 (The Cambridge Singers Christmas Album)

9:35 am

English Horn Concerto in C Major

Joseph Fiala
Albrecht Mayer (English horn) | Kammerakademie Potsdam | Albrecht Mayer (conductor)

DG 479.2942 (Lost and Found)

9:48 am

Christmas Oratorio, Part 1: Chorus. "Jauchzet, frohlocket, auf, preiset die Tage"

Johann Sebastian Bach
The Monteverdi Choir | The English Baroque Soloists | John Eliot Gardiner (conductor)

DG 457.357 (The All-Star Christmas Album)

9:56 am

Troika/O Little Town of Bethlehem

Traditional
London Cello Sound | Geoffrey Simon (conductor)

Cala 55003 (A Cello Christmas)

10:00 am

Serenade (Staendchen)

Franz Schubert
Gil Shaham (violin) | Goeran Soellscher (guitar)

DG 471.568

10:05 am

Rondo on "God rest you merry, gentlemen"

Samuel Wesley
Ian Hobson (piano)

Arabesque 6594 (The London Piano School Volume 1)

10:12 am

Patapan

Holiday Music
Seraphic Fire | Jacqueline Kerrod (harp) | Patrick Dupré Quigley (conductor)

SFM 14 (Candlelight Carols)

10:15 am

In Italy Overture

Karl Goldmark
Budapest Philharmonic | Andras Korodi (conductor)

Hungaroton 12552 (Goldmark: Overtures)

10:28 am

Selections from "O Come All Ye Faithful - Choir of King's College, Cambridge" (8-16)

Traditional
The Choir of King's College, Cambridge | David Briggs (organ) | Stephen Cleobury (conductor)

Argo 414.042 (O Come All Ye Faithful)

10:58 am

Concerto Grosso, Op. 6 #11 in A Major

George Frideric Handel
Guildhall String Ensemble | Paul Nicholson (harpsichord)

RCA 7921 (Handel: Concerti Grossi, Op. 6, Nos. 9 - 12)

11:14 am

Selections from "Home for the Holidays" (11,16)

Traditional
Eaken Piano Trio

Naxos 554.099 (Home for the Holidays)

11:24 am

Selections from "Songs of Angels" (21,18,29,2)

Traditional
Robert Shaw Chamber Singers

Telarc 80377 (Songs of Angels)

11:34 am

Concert Piece

Gabriel Pierné
Isabelle Moretti (harp) | Southwest German Radio Orchestra | Klaus Arp (conductor)

Koch 1142 (Boïeldieu, Saint-Saëns & Pierné)

11:48 am

Das neugeborene Kindelein (The newborn little child)

Dietrich Buxtehude
Regensburger Domspatzen | Georg Ratzinger (conductor)

Deutsche Harmonia Mundi 77049 (Weihnachtslieder)

11:56 am

Karolju: German and Latin (09-10)

Christopher Rouse
Philharmonia Chorus | BBC Symphony Orchestra | David Zinman (conductor)

RCA 11561 (Karolju)

12:05 pm

Consecration of the House Overture

Ludwig van Beethoven
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields | Sir Neville Marriner (conductor)

Philips 416.385 (Beethoven: Symphony No. 6, Overture, Op. 124)

12:16 pm

Selections from "Christmas Carols - Musica Sacra" (11-16)

Traditional
Musica Sacra | Richard Westenburg (conductor)

DG 429.732 (Christmas Carols)

12:33 pm

Concert Piece in D Minor, Op. 134 (Introduction and Allegro Concertante)

Robert Schumann
Murray Perahia (piano) | Berlin Philharmonic | Claudio Abbado (conductor)

Sony 64577 (Schumann: Piano Concerto, Op. 54, Concert Pieces)

12:46 pm

Selections from "Sing We Christmas - Chanticleer" (1-3)

Traditional
Chanticleer

Teldec 4509-94563 (Sing We Christmas)

12:56 pm

Pastorale per la notte di natale

Johann David Heinichen
Virtuosi Saxoniae | Ludwig Güttler (conductor)

Laserlight 15.276 (Baroque Christmas Music)

1:02 pm

Concerto after Scarlatti #9

Charles Avison
Café Zimmermann

Alpha 31 (Avison: Concertos in Seven Parts)

1:15 pm

A Feast of Carols

Traditional
Tallis Chamber Choir | National Symphony Orchestra of London | Randol Alan Bass (conductor)

Kodanja 2003 (A Feast of Carols)

1:33 pm

Flute Concerto C Major

King Frederick the Great of Prussia
Patrick Gallois (flute) | CPE Bach Chamber Orchestra | Peter Schreier (conductor)

DG 439.895 (Flute Concertos from Sanssouci)

1:48 pm

How Beautiful Shines the Morning Star

Johann Sebastian Bach
The Choral Arts Society of Washington | Chamber Orchestra | Norman Scribner (conductor)

Choral Arts Society of Washington 10108 (There Shall a Star, Choral Jewels for Christmas)

1:57 pm

Quem pastores laudavere (arr. Susan LaBarr)

Holiday Music
New York Polyphony

BIS 2099 (Sing Thee Nowell)

2:01 pm

L'Horloge de Flore (The Flower-Clock)

Jean Françaix
Albrecht Mayer (oboe) | Academy of St. Martin in the Fields | Matthias Mönius (conductor)

Decca 478.2564 (Bonjour Paris)

2:19 pm

Selections from "Joy to the World; Music of Christmas - Empire Brass" (1-5)

Traditional
Empire Brass

EMI 49097 (Joy to the World)

2:36 pm

Bassoon Concerto, RV 499 in A Minor

Antonio Vivaldi
Sergio Azzolini (bassoon) | L'Aura Soave Cremona

Naive 30518 (Vivaldi: Concerti per fagotto II)

2:46 pm

15th-century English Carols from "A Medieval Christmas - The Folger Consort" (22-25)

Traditional
Johanna Arnold (soprano) | The Folger Consort

Bard 9106 (A Medieval Christmas)

2:56 pm

Gabriel's Message

Holiday Music
Elora Festival Singers | Michael Bloss (organ) | Noel Edison (conductor)

Naxos 573.421 (The Wonder of Christmas)

3:01 pm

Divertimento, K. 138

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Vienna Ensemble

Sony 47672 (Mozart: Divertimenti, German Dances)

3:12 pm

Messiah: Excerpts from Part II

George Frideric Handel
Boston Baroque Chorus | Boston Baroque Orchestra | Martin Pearlman (conductor)

Telarc 80348 (Handel: Messiah, Highlights)

3:32 pm

Acceleration Waltz

Johann Strauss II
Vienna Philharmonic | Carlos Kleiber (conductor)

CBS 45564 (New Year's Concert 1989)

3:41 pm

Selections from "Christmastide - Jessye Norman" (7-10)

Traditional
Jessye Norman (soprano) | New York Choral Society | American Boychoir | Empire Chamber Ensemble | Robert DeCormier (conductor)

Philips 420.180 (Christmastide)

3:55 pm

Sonata natalis in C Major

Johann Heinrich Schmelzer
Virtuosi Saxoniae | Ludwig Güttler (conductor)

Laserlight 15.276 (Baroque Christmas Music)

4:03 pm

Trumpet Concerto D Major

Giuseppe Tartini
Maurice Andre (trumpet) | Academy of St. Martin in the Fields | Sir Neville Marriner (conductor)

Erato 4509-92124 (Vivaldi, Tartini & Albinoni: Concertos Baroques Italiens)

4:14 pm

Wachet auf

Michael Praetorius
Southwest German Radio Orchestra | Paul Goodwin (conductor)

Haenssler 93114 (Four Centuries of Christmas Music)

4:23 pm

Nutcracker: Pas de deux

Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Stewart Goodyear (piano)

Steinway & Sons 30040 (The Nutcracker)

4:32 pm

Andante with Variations, Op. 4

Prince Louis Ferdinand of Prussia
Trio Parnassus and Friends

MDG 303.1549 (Ferdinand: Piano Trios Vol. 3)

4:46 pm

Selections from "A Mormon Tabernacle Choir Christmas" (1-5)

Traditional
Mormon Tabernacle Choir | John Longhurst (organ) | Orchestra at Temple Square | Craig Jessop (conductor)

Telarc 80552 (A Mormon Tabernacle Choir Christmas)

5:05 pm

Une Symphonie Imaginaire: #6-9

Jean-Philippe Rameau
Musicians of the Louvre | Marc Minkowski (conductor)

Archiv 0004478 (Rameu: Une Symphonie Imaginaire)

5:16 pm

The Many Moods of Christmas: #2

Traditional
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Chorus | Robert Shaw (conductor)

Telarc 80087 (The Many Moods of Christmas)

5:28 pm

Concerto, BWV 1053

Johann Sebastian Bach
Heinz Holliger (oboe) | Academy of St. Martin in the Fields | Iona Brown (conductor)

Philips 412.851 (J. S. Bach: 3 Oboe Concertos)

5:48 pm

Selections from "Christmas with London Brass" (1-3)

Traditional
London Brass

Teldec 2292-46443 (Christmas with London Brass)

5:55 pm

Ding Dong! Merrily on High

Holiday Music
Jeffrey Biegel (piano)

Steinway & Sons 30005 (A Steinway Christmas Album)

7:01 pm

Cinderella: Overture

Gioachino Rossini
Scottish Chamber Orchestra | Jaime Laredo (conductor)

Nimbus 5078 (Rossini: Overtures)

7:09 pm

Selections from "Christmas With the Academy" (2-6)

Traditional
Academy and Chorus of St. Martin in the Fields | Sir Neville Marriner (conductor)

Philips 442.141 (Christmas with the Academy)

7:25 pm

The Birds

Ottorino Respighi
San Francisco Symphony Orchestra | Edo de Waart (conductor)

Philips 411.419 (Respighi: Pini di Roma, Fontane di Roma, Gli Uccelli)

7:44 pm

Selections from "Christmas with The Canadian Brass" (1-6)

Traditional
Canadian Brass | John Grady (organ)

RCA 4132 (Christmas with the Canadian Brass)

7:59 pm

Candlelight Carol

John Rutter
Seraphic Fire | Jacqueline Kerrod (harp) | Patrick Dupré Quigley (conductor)

SFM 14 (Candlelight Carols)

8:05 pm

Grand Scherzo (based on the Finale to Act I from Mozart's Così fan tutte)

Anderson & Roe
Anderson & Roe Piano Duo

Steinway & Sons 30022 (An Amadeus Affair)

8:18 pm

Selections from "Carols for Brass" (4,3,8,17,1)

Traditional
The Galliard Brass

ASV 527 (Carols for Brass)

8:33 pm

Symphony #73 in D Major "The Hunt"

Joseph Haydn
Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orchestra | Adam Fischer (conductor)

Brilliant 93782 (Haydn Edition)

8:53 pm

Good King Wenceslas

Traditional
Danish National Vocal Ensemble | Michala Petri (recorder) | Michael Bojesen (conductor)

OUR 220615 (Let the Angels Sing)

8:56 pm

Wassail Carol

Traditional
Julianne Baird | Aulos Ensemble

Musical Heritage 51340 (A Baroque Christmas)

Choral Showcase

9:01 pm

Czech Christmas Mass

Jakub Jan Ryba
Dagmar Vankátová (soprano) | Pavla Ksicová (alto) | Vladimir Dolezal (tenor) | Václav Sibera (bass) | Choir and Orchestra of the Czech Madrigalists | Frantisek Zaver Thuri (conductor)

Naxos 554.428 (Ryba: Czech Christmas Mass)

9:42 pm

Selections from "A New Joy: Orthodox Christmas"

Various
Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir | Paul Hillier (conductor)

Harmonia Mundi 90.7410 (A New Joy: Orhtodox Christmas)

10:10 pm

In the Bleak Midwinter

Gustav Holst
Washington Saxophone Quartet

Americus 2011.060 (Tis the Season)

10:15 pm

Sinfonia Concertante, Op. 70

Franz Krommer
Dimitri Ashkenazy (clarinet) | Sefika Kutluer (flute) | Kamilla Schatz (violin) | Northern Sinfonia | Howard Griffiths (conductor)

Paladino Music 0025 (Krommer: Works for Clarinet and Orchestra)

10:53 pm

Pastorale Motet for Christmas

Francesco Durante
Roberta Mameli (soprano) | Ursula Eittinger (mezzo-soprano) | Andreas Post (tenor) | Stephan MacLeod (bass) | Cologne Academy | Michael Alexander Willens (conductor)

CPO 777.571 (Durante: Neapolitan Music for Christmas)

11:18 pm

Concerto, BWV 100/170/30 Oboe d'amore

Johann Sebastian Bach
Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra | Jean Lamon (conductor)

Analekta 9815 (Concerti Virtuosi)

11:34 pm

The Many Moods of Christmas: #1

Traditional
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Chorus | Robert Shaw (conductor)

Telarc 80087 (The Many Moods of Christmas)

11:47 pm

The Last Spring, Op. 34 #2

Edvard Grieg
San Francisco Symphony | Michael Tilson Thomas (conductor)

SFS 60 (Masterpieces in Miniature)

11:53 pm

Silent Night

Franz Gruber
Thomas Choir, Leipzig | Georg Christoph Biller (conductor)

Philips 446.344 (Seasons Greetings)

11:56 pm

Ecce concipies

Mark Sirett
Elora Festival Singers | Noel Edison (conductor)

Naxos 573.421 (The Wonder of Christmas)

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