Classical Music Playlist, September 27, 2022

Beethoven always liked his own 8th symphony, calling it better than his 7th, although the 7th was more popular at the time. Listen to Beethoven’s 8th Symphony today at 2:00 p.m.

6:00 am

Antonio Vivaldi

Concerto for various instruments in C major RV 558

Academy of Early Music; Andrew Manze, conductor


Wolfgang AmadeusMozart

Piano Concerto No. 7 “Lodron” in F major K 242 (FROM THE RUSSELL KLETZING COLLECTION)

Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields; Neville Marriner, conductor Alfred Brendel, piano; Imogen Cooper, piano


Gabriel Fauré

Chanson de Jean Racine (Cantique de Jean Racine) Opus 11

; Edward Higginbottom, conductor Oxford New College Choir

6:43 am

Johann Sebastian Bach

Keyboard Concerto No. 3 in D major BWV 1054

Chamber of Europe Orchestra Andras Schiff, piano


Ludwig van Beethoven

Romance for Violin and Orchestra No. 2 in F major Opus 50

Hanover Strip; Roy Goodman, conductor Stephanie Chase, violin


Jennifer Higdon

All that is majestic: II. string lake

The Nashville Symphony Orchestra; Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor


Francois-Joseph Haydn

Horn Concerto No. 1 in D major HOB VIId:3

Academy of Early Music; Christopher Hogwood, conductor Timothy Brown, natural horn

7:40 a.m.

Jon Batiste

Nocturne No. 1 in D minor

Jon Batiste, piano


Francois Liszt

Hungarian Rhapsody No. 1 in F minor

Weimar State Orchestra; Arthur Fagen, conductor


Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Symphony No. 5: IV. Andante maestoso (Finale) in E minor Opus 64

Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra; Gustavo Dudamel, conductor

8:15 a.m.

Carl Maria Von Weber

Abu Hassan Opening D 106

Tapiola Sinfonietta; Jean-Jacques Kantorow, conductor


Ralph Vaughan Williams

Fantasy on a Theme by Thomas Tallis

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra; André Previn, conductor

8:40 am

Antonio Lauro

Waltz No. 3: Natalia

Sharon Isbin, guitar; Colin Davin, guitar


Anton Bruckner

Symphony No. 4 “Romantic”: III. Scherzo in Eb major

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra; Manfred Honeck, conductor


Felix Mendelssohn

Symphony No. 4 “Italian”: I. Allegro Vivace in A major Opus 90

San Francisco Symphony; Herbert Blomstedt, conductor


Ingolf Dahl

Brass Music: Intermezzo

New World Brass; Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor


Gabriel Fauré

Masks and Bergamasques Opus 112

National Orchestra of Lyon; Emmanuel Krivine, conductor


Jon Batiste


Jon Batiste, piano


Frédéric Chopin

Polonaise No. 6 “Eroica” in A major Opus 53

Lang Lang, piano


Edvard Grieg

In Autumn Opening Opus 11

Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra; Neeme Jarvi, conductor

10:00 a.m.

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Caprice Italian Opus 45

Israel Philharmonic Orchestra; Zubin Mehta, conductor

10:17 a.m.

Sergei Rachmaninoff

Vocalise Opus 34/14

Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra; Lawrence Foster, conductor


Ludwig van Beethoven

Piano Sonata No. 8 “Pathétique” in C minor Opus 13

John O’Conor, piano


John Williams

Olympic marching band

the Boston Pops Orchestra; John Williams, conductor

10:55 a.m.

Amy Beach

In Autumn Opus 15

Joanne Polk, piano


George Philippe Telemann

Concerto for horn and strings in D major

Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields; Iona Brown, conductor Hermann Baumann, horn

11:10 a.m.

Claude Debussy

Bergamasque Suite: III. moonlight

Inon Barnatan, piano

11:19 a.m.

Georges Bizet

The Arlesienne Suite n°2

London Symphony Orchestra; Neville Marriner, conductor


Manuel Ponce

Romantic Sonata: III. Musical moment (Romantic Sonata “Tribute to Franz Schubert”)

Marcin Dylla, guitar

11:44 am

Catrin Finch

Celtic Concerto

Sinfonia Cymru; John Rutter, conductor Catrin Finch, harp


Francois-Joseph Haydn

Trumpet Concerto in Eb major

Chicago Symphony Orchestra; Claudio Abbado, conductor (Adolph) “Bud” Herseth, trumpet

12:15 p.m.

Clara Schumann

Musical Evenings: II. Notturno

David Quigley, piano

12:24 p.m.

Johannes Brahms

Piano Concerto No. 2: I. Allegro non troppo in B flat major Opus 83

Cleveland Orchestra; George Szell, conductor Leon Fleisher, piano; Jules Eskin, cello

12:42 p.m.

Andrew York


Andrew York, guitar

12:51 p.m.

Johann Strauss, Jr.

Vienna Blood Opus 354 Wiener Blut

Vienna State Opera Orchestra; Jascha Horenstein, conductor

1:00 p.m.

Ron Nelson

Rocky Point Holidays

Dallas Wind Symphony; Jerry Junkin, conductor

1:07 p.m.

Carl Maria Von Weber

Oberon Overture J 306

Tapiola Sinfonietta; Jean-Jacques Kantorow, conductor

1:19 p.m.

Wolfgang AmadeusMozart

Piano Sonata No. 13 in B flat major K 333 (FROM THE RUSSELL KLETZING COLLECTION)

Mitsuko Uchida, piano

1:41 p.m.

Antonin Dvorak

Symphony No. 8: III. Allegretto grazioso in G major Opus 88

Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra; Gustavo Dudamel, conductor

1:51 p.m.

Camille Saint-Saëns

Danse Macabre Opus 40

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra; Lorin Maazel, conductor

2:00 p.m.

Ludwig van Beethoven

Symphony No. 8 in F major Opus 93

Revolutionary and Romantic Orchestra; John Eliot Gardiner, conductor

2:25 p.m.

Arvo part

Estonian lullaby

Anne Akiko Meyers, violin; Reiko Uchida, piano

2:32 p.m.

Francesco Geminiani

Concerto Grosso No. 11 in E major Opus 7/11

Academy of Early Music; Andrew Manze, conductor

2:41 p.m.

Augustin Barrios

Vals (Valse) No. 4 in G major Opus 8/4

Pepe Romero, guitar

2:50 p.m.

Frederick Delius

Hear the first cuckoo in spring

San Francisco Symphony; Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor


John Rutter

folk suite

Royal Ballet Sinfonia; David Lloyd-Jones, conductor

3:13 p.m.

Valerie Colman

Shotgun Houses: I. Shotgun Houses

Harlem Quartet David Shifrin, clarinet

3:23 p.m.

Johann Sebastian Bach

Violin Concerto No. 2 in E major BWV 1042

Gli Incogniti; Amandine Beyer, conductor Amandine Beyer, violin

3:39 p.m.

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Sleeping Beauty: Waltz Act I

Bavarian Radio Symphony; Hans Vonk, conductor

3:47 p.m.

Sergei Rachmaninoff

Piano Concerto No. 2: II. Adagio sostenuto

Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra; Vasily Petrenko, conductor Simon Trpceski, piano

4:01 p.m.

Guillaume Stenhammar

Excelsior! Opus 13

Royal Orchestra of Scotland; Petter Sundkvist, conductor

4:15 p.m.

John Williams

Hook: Flight to Neverland

the Boston Pops Orchestra; John Williams, conductor

4:24 p.m.

Antonin Dvorak

Symphony No. 6: III. Scherzo (Furiant) in D major Opus 60

Cleveland Orchestra; Christoph Von Dohnanyi, conductor

4:34 p.m.

Johann Sebastian Bach

Prelude and Fugue in D in D major

Vikingur Olafsson

4:37 p.m.

Fanny Mendelssohn

Prelude and Fugue in E minor

Joanne Polk, piano

4:47 p.m.

Antonio Vivaldi

Four Seasons: Spring (La Primavera) in E major Opus 8 RV 269

…and her friends Janine Jansen, violin

4:59 p.m.

Lars-Erik Larsson

Pastoral Suite Opus 19

the CBC Orchestra in Vancouver; Mario Bernardi, conductor

5:14 p.m.

Henry Purcell

Indian Queen: Symphony

Instrument Parliament

5:23 p.m.

Gustav Holst

St. Paul Suite Opus 29/2

Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra; Christopher Hogwood, conductor

5:37 p.m.

Joe Hisaishi

Hana Bi

The Pieta; Angèle Dubeau, conductor Angèle Dubeau, violin

5:40 p.m.

Francois Schubert

Musical Moments No. 3 in F minor Opus 94 D 780

John O’Conor, piano

5:46 p.m.

George Friederich Handel

Water Music Suite No. 2 in D major HWV 349

The King’s Violins; Bernard Labadie, conductor

5:59 p.m.

Ludwig van Beethoven

Piano Concerto No. 4 in G major Opus 58

Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra; Karl Bohm, conductor Maurizio Pollini, piano

6:33 p.m.

Andrew York


Sylvie Proulx, guitar

6:42 p.m.

Edward K. (Duke) Ellington

It don’t mean nothing (if it don’t have that swing)

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra; Simon Rattle, conductor Various soloists

6:53 p.m.

Jean-Michel Blais


Jean-Michel Blais, piano