This playlist is a daily guide to music broadcast on WETA Classical and WETA VivaLaVoce. Scroll below to see what has played today and use the calendar feature to view previous days.

WETA Classical

  • Symphony #3 in E-flat Major, Op. 97 "Rhenish"

    Robert Schumann

    Wednesday
    May 29

    London Symphony Orchestra | Sir John Eliot Gardiner (conductor)

    LSO Live 0844 (Robert Schumann: Symphony #1; Manfred Overture; Symphony #3)
  • Eine kleine Nachtmusik (Serenade, K 525 in G Major)

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wednesday
    May 29

    The English Concert | Andrew Manze (conductor)

    Harmonia Mundi 90.7280 (Mozart: Night Music)
  • Piano Concerto #1

    Ludwig van Beethoven

    Wednesday
    May 29

    Maurizio Pollini (piano) | Vienna Philharmonic | Eugen Jochum (conductor)

    DG 410.511 (Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 1)
  • Concerto Grosso, Op. 6 #7 in B-flat Major

    George Frideric Handel

    Wednesday
    May 29

    I Musici de Montreal | Yuli Turovsky (conductor)

    Chandos 9004-5-6 (Handel: Concerti Grossi, Op. 6)
  • The Beautiful Galatea: Overture

    Franz von Suppé

    Wednesday
    May 29

    Vienna Philharmonic | Zubin Mehta (conductor)

    CBS 44932 (Suppé: Ouvertüren)

WETA VivaLaVoce

  • Don Pasquale: Act III, Scene 1

    Gaetano Donizetti

    Wednesday
    May 29

    Beverly Sills (soprano) [Norina] | Donald Gramm [Don Pasquale] | Alan Titus [Dottor Malatesta] | Alfredo Kraus [Ernesto] | Henry Newman [Un Notaro] | Ambrosian Opera Chorus | London Symphony Orchestra | Sarah Caldwell (conductor)

    EMI 66030 (Donizetti: Don Pasquale)
  • Il Vespero di Santa Cecilia: Magnificat

    Alessandro Scarlatti

    Wednesday
    May 29

    Philharmonia Chorale | Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra | Nicholas McGegan (conductor)

    Avie 0048 (Scarlatti: Il Vespero di Santa Cecilia)
  • Castor et Pollux (Tragédie en musique): Prologue

    Jean-Philippe Rameau

    Wednesday
    May 29

    Jeanette Scovotti (soprano) [Minerve (Minerva)] | Märta Schéle (soprano) [Vénus] | Zeger Vandersteene (tenor) [L'Amour (Cupid)] | Rolf Leanderson (baritone) [Mars] | Stockholm Kammerkören [Les Arts | Les Plaisirs (The Arts | The pleasures) | Concentus Musicus Wien | Nikolaus Harnoncourt (conductor)

    Erato 636487 (The Opera Collection, Rameau)
  • Ercole sul Termodonte (Hercules on the Thermodon): Act III, Aria. Non fia della vittoria (May victory not be clouded)

    Antonio Vivaldi

    Wednesday
    May 29

    Rolando Villazón [Ercole] | Europa Galante | Fabio Biondi (conductor)

    Virgin 94545 (Vivaldi: Ercole sul Termodonte)
  • La Cenerentola: Act II Sextet. "Siete voi?"

    Gioachino Rossini

    Wednesday
    May 29

    Agnes Baltsa (mezzo-soprano) [Cenerentola (Angiolina)] | Francisco Araiza [Don Ramiro] | Simone Alaimo [Dandini] | Ruggero Raimondi (baritone) [Don Magnifico] | Carol Malone [Clorinda] | Felicity Palmer (soprano) [Tisbe] | John Del Carlo [Alidoro] | Ambrosian Opera Chorus | Academy of St. Martin in the Fields | Sir Neville Marriner (conductor)

    Philips 420.468 (Rossini: La Cenerentola)
  • Alpestre monte (Alpine mountain), HWV 81

    George Frideric Handel

    Wednesday
    May 29

    Lucy Crowe (soprano) | The English Concert | Harry Bicket (conductor)

    Harmonia Mundi 90.7559 (Handel in Italy)
  • Cantata, BWV 135. Ach Herr, mich armen Sünder (O Lord, do not punish a poor sinner)

    Johann Sebastian Bach

    Wednesday
    May 29

    Robin Tyson (alto) | Vernon Kirk (tenor) | Jonathan Brown (bass) | The Monteverdi Choir | The English Baroque Soloists | John Eliot Gardiner (conductor)

    SDG 165 (Bach: Cantatas, Vol. 2)
  • Die schöne Müllerin, D 795: #08. Morgengruß [The Fair Miller-Maid: Morning greetings]

    Franz Schubert

    Wednesday
    May 29

    Matthias Goerne (baritone) | Christoph Eschenbach (piano)

    Harmonia Mundi 90.1995 (Schubert: Die schöne Müllerin)
  • La Finta Giardiniera: Act I, Finale

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wednesday
    May 29

    Sophie Karthäuser [Sandrina] | Jeremy Ovenden [Contino Belfiore] | Alex Penda [Arminda] | Marie-Claude Chappuis [Cavaliere Ramiro] | Nicolas Rivenq [Podestà] | Sunhae Im [Serpetta] | Michael Nagy [Roberto] | Freiburg Baroque Orchestra | René Jacobs (conductor)

    Harmonia Mundi 90.2126-28 (Mozart: La finta giardiniera)