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1 WEDNESDAY
12:00 A.M. Music Through the Night
8:30 Morning Café with Gene Schiller. Get the day going with a refreshing blend of music, The Writer’s Almanac, special features…and more music. Today’s theme: Gems of the Romantic Repertoire.
10:00 Morning Concert with Gene Schiller. COLERIDGE-TAYLOR Danse Negre; London Sym. Orch.; Paul Freeman, cond.; VAN DER STUCKEN Symphonic Prologue to William Ratcliff; Vlaams Sym. Orch.; Bjarte Engeset, cond.; MOZART String Quintet in D, K. 593; Orlando Quartet; Nobuko Imai, viola
12:00 P.M. Performance Today  In instrumentation, the Turtle Island Quartet looks like a typical string quartet: two violins, viola and cello, But in terms of sound, this group is anything but typical. We'll go to Seattle to hear The Turtle Island Quartet playing "Alex in A Major," a new piece by their founding violinist, David Balakrishnan.
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin. Maestro, Part 1
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. RICHARD RODNEY BENNETT Enchanted April; BBC Phil. Orch.; Rumon Gamba, cond.; KODALY Summer Evening; Orpheus Chamber Orch.
6:06 Evening Concert with Craig De Silva. BACH Conc. in c (after Marcello), BWV 974; Alisom Balsom, trumpet; Colm Carey, organ; RODRIGO Concierto Madrigale; Alfonso Moreno & Deborah Mariotti, guitars; London Sym. Orch.; Enrique Batiz, cond.; FRANCK Sym. in d; Chicago Sym. Orch.; Pierre Monteux, cond.
8:00 Chicago Symphony Orchestra HAYDN Sym. #85 in B-flat, La Reine; R. STRAUSS Don Quixote; John Sharp, cello; Charles Piler, viola; RACHMANINOFF Piano Conc. #3 in d; Nikolai Lugansky, piano; Charles Dutoit, cond.
10:00 Music Through the Night

 

2 THURSDAY
12:00 A.M. Music Through the Night
8:30 Morning Café with Gene Schiller. Get the day going with a refreshing blend of music, The Writer’s Almanac, special features…and more music. Today’s theme: The Spirit of ’76.
10:00 Morning Concert with Gene Schiller. HAYDN Harpsichord Conc. in D; Trevor Pinnock, harpsichord & cond.; English Concert; HAYDN Sym. #48 in C, Maria Theresia; Orpheus Chamber Orch.; MAHLER Scherzo & Andante from Sym. #6, Tragic; New York Phil.; Leonard Bernstein, cond.
12:00 P.M. Performance Today  Music can be beautiful -- but it can also be practical. We'll hear Norwegian trumpeter Tine Thing Helseth perform a variety of virtuosic music, as well as a serene melody based on the traditional Norwegian cow call.
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin  Maestro, Part 1
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. BRUCH Suite for Large Orch.; Rhenish Phil. Orch.; Wolfgang Balzer, cond.; CHADWICK Tam O’Shanter; Czech State Phil., Brno; Jose Serebrier, cond.
6:06 Evening Concert with Judy Anderson. MAHLER Blumine; Bamberg Sym. Orch.; Karl Anton Rickenbacher, cond.; SCHUMANN Piano Conc. in a; Van Cliburn, piano; Chicago Sym. Orch.; Fritz Reiner, cond.; MOZART Sym. #40 in g; Vienna Phil. Orch.; James Levine, cond.
8:00 New York Philharmonic BERNSTEIN Three Dance Episodes from On the Town; BERNSTEIN Glitter and Be Gay; Tracy Dahl, soprano; GERSHWIN Walking the Dog from Shall We Dance?; GERSHWIN Medley (arr. Bramwell Tovey); TRAD. American Heritage; WARD America the Beautiful; GARLAND In the Mood; ELGAR Pomp & Circumstance Military March #1; SOUSA The Liberty Bell; KESSLER Armed Forces Medley; EGNER The Official West Point March; SOUSA The Stars and Stripes Forever; Bramwell Tovey, cond.; The Hellcats and Jazz Knights from the West Point Band; Lt. Col Jim Keene, commander/cond.
10:00 Music Through the Night

 

3 FRIDAY
12:00 A.M. Music Through the Night
8:30 Morning Café with Gene Schiller. Get the day going with a refreshing blend of music, The Writer’s Almanac, special features…and more music. Today’s theme: 4th of July Potpourri.
10:00 Morning Concert with Gene Schiller. HANSON Piano Conc.; Carol Rosenberger, piano; Seattle Sym. Orch.; Gerard Schwarz, cond.; HARRIS Sym. #6, Gettysburg; Pacific Sym. Orch.; Keith Clark, cond.; THOMPSON The Testament of Freedom; New York Choral Society; Manhattan Chamber Orch.; Richard Auldon Clark, cond.
12:00 P.M. Performance Today  All summer long, we're featuring great music inspired by distinctive American places on our PT Summer Road Trip. Today, we'll stop in the Pacific Northwest to hear a piece by Wayne Horvitiz called "Thursday, at Dusk, In Spokane, Washington."
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin  Maestro, Part 1
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. CRESTON Dance Overt.; Albany Sym. Orch.; David Alan Miller, cond.; MENOTTI Violin Conc.; Jennifer Koh, violin; Spoleto Festival Orch.; Richard Hickox, cond.
6:06 Evening Concert with Judy Anderson. GOULD Suite for Marching Band; Seattle Sym. Orch.; Gerard Schwarz, cond.; SCHICKELE String Quartet #1, American Dreams; Audubon Quartet; THOMSON Filling Station; Albany Sym. Orch.; David Alan Miller, cond.
8:00 San Francisco Symphony HAYDN Sym. #6 in D, Le Matin; HAYDN Cello Conc. #1 in C; Alisa Weilerstein, cello; RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Scheherazade; Rafael Fruhbeck de Burgos, cond.
10:00 Music Through the Night

 

4 SATURDAY
12:00 A.M. Music Through the Night
5:00 Howard’s Day Off with Howard Dicus. A New Recipe for Apple Pie. The Fourth of July inspires another all-American program of classical music, but instead of the usual Copland and Gershwin, how about William Bolcom and Zez Confrey and Peter Boyer?
10:00 From the Top From our home in Boston, Massachusetts, our 300th episode features an 11-year-old who is not only a precocious violinist, but happens to be a budding meteorologist – his long-term forecasts on YouTube are impressively accurate. A young cellist performs the gorgeous Andante movement from Rachmaninoff’s Sonata in g minor, and we’ll meet a pianist who, at the age of 14, has recorded all of the Op. 25 Chopin piano etudes.
11:00 Classical Guitar Alive! with Anthony Morris. This week's edition is a celebration of  music by American composers, and features an interview with Giovanni De Chiaro, who has arranged and recorded the complete piano works of Scott Joplin.
1:00 P.M. World of Opera ROSSINI Il Turco in Italia. Nino Machaidze (Fiorilla); Edgardo Rocha (Narciso); Carlo Lepore (Selim); Polo Borgodna (Don Geronio); Simone Del Savio (Prosdocimo); Samantha Korbey (Zaida); Enrico Iviglia (Albazar); Teatro Regio Orch. & Chorus; Daniele Rustioni, cond. With A Turk in Italy, Rossini returns the narrative tables on his own, more popular comedy, The Italian Girl in Algiers. This opera may be less familiar but it’s every bit as funny, and comes to us from one of Italy’s finest regional theaters.
4:30 Classical Music  DVOŘÁK  The Noon Witch, Opus 108; Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Nikolaus Harnoncourt, conductor (Teldec 3984-24487-2)  GLAZUNOV  Prelude, Opus 85, No 2; Moscow Symphony Orchestra, Igor Golovschin, conductor. (Naxos 8.553857)
5:00 The Score
with Edmund Stone  The Making of America  Music from films about George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, John Adams and others who helped shape American democracy. We'll hear scores for Jefferson in Paris, Lincoln and more.
6:00 A Prairie Home Companion
with Garrison Keillor. This week: it's back to where it all began, Macalester College in Saint Paul, Minnesota, for our Second Annual 40th Anniversary Live Broadcast and 4th of July Season Finale. There's great American music with JD McPherson, rock-solid rambles from Joe Newberry, and roof-raising soul from Jearlyn and Jevetta Steele. Butch Thompson adds his quintessential piano and clarinet and Tjarnblom rounds things out with a celebration of Minnesota's Scandinavian heritage. Also: a crush of characters from Tim Russell and Sue Scott, and sound effects man Fred Newman sparks fireworks and rockets; music director Rich Dworsky and the band (Bernie Dresel, Larry Kohut, Richard Kriehn, and Chris Siebold) serve up sweltering slices; and the News from Lake Wobegon, with the tried and true traditions of Independence Day in the tiny town. Light the sparklers, spin the pinwheels, and we'll see you on the airwaves for one more live broadcast before we load up and hit the road for our exciting summer tour.
8:00 The Thistle & Shamrock with Fiona Ritchie. Underneath the Stars. Drawing meaning, guidance and solace from the sun, moon and stars, our music looks to the Northern and Western skies this week.
9:00 Fascinatin’ Rhythm with Michael Lasser. The First Seasonal Song - “In the Good Old Summertime” is the first song about a season that became a hit – partly because nobody would publish seasonal songs.
10:00 Millennium of Music with Robert Aubrey Davis. Sacred Works of Jean Mouton. Two great French early ensembles, Clement Janequin and Diabolus in Musica, come together to pay tribute to a superb composer and a fateful year.
11:00 Music Through the Night

 

5 SUNDAY
12:00 A.M. Music Through the Night
5:00 Classical 24
8:00 With Heart & Voice with Peter Dubois. Fireworks for the First and Fourth. In honor of Canada Day (July 1) and the American Fourth of July, we’ll focus on great sacred choral and organ music from these North American neighbors. Join Peter DuBois for this festive program!
9:00 Sunday Brunch with Gene Schiller. Enjoy three hours of your favorite music, as requested by the listeners of Hawaii Public Radio. To make your choice from our “musical brunch buffet” write to Sunday Brunch, Hawaii Public Radio, 738 Kaheka St., Honolulu, HI 96814. Or e-mail your request to us at: hprmusic@hawaiipublicradio.org (Subject: Sunday Brunch).
1:00 P.M. SymphonyCast BRAHMS Piano Conc. #1 in d; Yefim Bronfman, piano; BACH (arr. Webern) Ricercar; BACH Orch. Suite #3; BACH (arr. Stokowski) Toccata & Fugue in d; Los Angeles Phil. Orch.; Gustavo Dudamel, cond.
3:00 Sunday Baroque. A celebration of beloved and appealing music from the baroque era (1600-1750) and the years leading up to it. Enjoy the tuneful and lively music of Bach, Vivaldi and Handel – and music by their talented contemporaries and predecessors – as part of the mix of familiar favorites and new surprises.
4:00 Harmonia with Angela Mariani. Shakespeare in the Park. To be or not to be…a show of Shakespeare quotes paired with thematically related early music pieces? We say: “Yes – it is to be!” Bring a picnic basket and a blanket, and join us in the park.
5:00 Weekend Radio with Robert Conrad. We celebrate July 4th with Bob and Ray’s “July 4th Parade;” Albert Brooks’s “Re-writing the National Anthem;” interesting versions of “The Stars and Stripes Forever;” and Brook Peters narrates “Ballad for Americans.” Mark Levy discusses “Independent Day.” This Week in the Media.
6:00 Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center TBA
7:00 Singing and Other Sins with Gary Hickling. American parlor songs to celebrate Independence Day.
8:00 New Sounds  Atmospheric Percussion Works  This edition is chock full of works that use percussion atmospherically.  Hear the looped hockety rhythms of the Portico Quartet, who create a hypnotic electrified and trancey soundworld for "Laker Boo."  There's also concert music from the wide-ranging New York luminary, Joseph Byrd, as performed by ACME (American Contemporary Music Ensemble), featuring Timo Andres.  Plus, pianist Benedikt Jahnel and his trio focus on rhythmic placement to achieve atmospheric wordless songs. Perhaps there will also be music from drummer Allison Miller or a gamelan-laden dance score from composer Mary Ellen Childs.
9:00 The Early Muse with Ian Capps. American Music, American Performers. The music of colonial America only really comes alive with the Singing Schools of the 18th century. For July 4th, we celebrate the lively and sentimental music from the last days of colonialism and the first of independent America.
10:00 Music from the Hearts of Space  American Skies : the magical combination of natural sounds and music.
11:00 Music Through the Night

 

6 MONDAY
12:00 A.M. Music Through the Night
8:30 Morning Café with Gene Schiller. Get the day going with a refreshing blend of music, The Writer’s Almanac, special features…and more music. Today’s theme: Exotica.
10:00 Morning Concert with Gene Schiller. DELIUS In a Summer Garden; BBC Sym. Orch.; Andrew Davis, cond.; SAINT-SAENS Septet in E-flat; Nash Ensemble; ALPAERTS Pallieter Suite; Flemish Radio Orch.; Michel Tabachnik, cond.
12:00 P.M. Performance Today  Pianist Martha Argerich has a devoted following; fans who will literally follow her from one concert to another. We'll take you to a concert in Switzerland to hear her play Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 1.
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin. Maestro, Part 2. The second in series highlighting American conductors who shaped American music-making in the mid-20th century.
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. KABALEVSKY Piano Conc. #3 in D, Youth; Frantisek Maxian, piano; Prague Radio Orch.; Alois Klima, cond.; COPLAND Music for Theater; New York Phil.; Erich Leinsdorf, cond.
6:06 Evening Concert with Craig De Silva. RESPIGHI Fountains of Rome; Philadelphia Orch.; Riccardo Muti, cond.; ALWYN Piano Conc. #2; Howard Shelley, piano; London Sym. Orch.; Richard Hickox, cond.; BEETHOVEN Sym. #8 in F; Chicago Sym. Orch.; Georg Solti, cond.
8:00 Cleveland Orchestra BRAHMS Tragic Overt.; BRAHMS Sym. #3 in F; BRAHMS Sym. #2 in D; Franz Welser-Most, cond.
10:00 Music Through the Night

 

7 TUESDAY
12:00 A.M. Music Through the Night
8:30 Morning Café with Gene Schiller. Get the day going with a refreshing blend of music, The Writer’s Almanac, special features…and more music. Today’s theme: Tout Suites (All Suites)
10:00 Morning Concert with Gene Schiller. SCHUBERT Arpeggione Sonata in a; Yuri Bashmet, viola; Mikhail Muntian, piano; BACH (arr. Schonberg) Prelude & Fugue in E-flat, St. Anne; Boston Sym. Orch.; Seiji Ozawa, cond.; GRETCHANINOV Sym. #4 in C; U.S.S.R Sym. Orch.; Algis Zuraitis, cond.
12:00 P.M. Performance Today
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin. Maestro, Part 2.
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. PIZZETTI La Pisanella Suite; Orch. de la Suisse Romande; Lamberto Gardelli, cond.; VIEUXTEMPS Violin Conc. #5 in a; Jascha Heifetz, violin; New Sym. Orch. of London; Malcolm Sargent, cond.
6:06 Evening Concert with Craig De Silva. RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Snegurochka Suite; Scottish National Orch.; Neeme Jarvi, cond.; SUK Serenade for Strings; London Chamber Orch.; Christopher Warren-Green, cond.; POULENC Concert Champetre; Simon Preston, harpsichord; London Sym.Orch.; Andre Previn, cond.
8:00 Collector’s Corner with Henry Fogel. Music by Vagn Holmboe – Program 2. Including Requiem for Nietzche, Violin Conc., The Ill-Tempered Turk Suite, and Conc. for Orch. #10
10:00 Music Through the Night


8 WEDNESDAY
12:00 A.M. Music Through the Night
8:30 Morning Café with Gene Schiller. Get the day going with a refreshing blend of music, The Writer’s Almanac, special features…and more music. Today’s theme: The Piper Plays.
10:00 Morning Concert with Gene Schiller. BENOIT Flute Conc.; Gaby van Riet, flute; Royal Flanders Orch.; Frederic Devreese, cond.; RAVEL Piano Trio in a; Eroica Trio; NOVAK Excerpts from Pan; Slovak Phil. Orch.; Zdenek Bilek, cond.
12:00 P.M. Performance Today
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin. Maestro, Part 2.
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. RUBINSTEIN Sym. #6 in a; Philharmonia Hungarica; Gilbert Varga, cond.
6:06 Evening Concert with Craig De Silva. MOMPOU Impresiones Intimas; Gustavo Romero, piano; SIBELIUS String Quartet, Intimate Voices; Guarneri Quartet; STRAVINSKY Divertimento from The Fairy’s Kiss; Chicago Sym.Orch.; Fritz Reiner, cond.
8:00 Chicago Symphony Orchestra BARBER The School for Scandal Overt.; SCHUMAN Sym. #6; BATES Violin Conc.; Anne Akiko Meyers, violin; GERSHWIN An American in Paris; IVES The Unanswered Question; IVES Three Places in New England; Leonard Slatkin, cond.
10:00 Music Through the Night

 

9 THURSDAY
12:00 A.M. Music Through the Night
8:30 Morning Café with Gene Schiller. Get the day going with a refreshing blend of music, The Writer’s Almanac, special features…and more music. Today’s theme: A Musical Menagerie.
10:00 Morning Concert with Gene Schiller. ROUSSEL Flemish Rhapsody; Belgian Radio & TV Sym. Orch.; Alexander Rahbari, cond.; DEBUSSY Sonate for Flute, Viola & Harp; Nash Ensemble; DVORAK Violin Conc. in a; Isaac Stern, violin; Philadelphia Orch.; Eugene Ormandy, cond.
12:00 P.M. Performance Today
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin. Maestro, Part 2.
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. BARTOK Piano Conc. #3; Martha Argerich, piano; Montreal Sym. Orch.; Charles Dutoit, cond.; LOEFFLER A Pagan Poem; Sym. Orch.; Leopold Stokowski, cond.
6:06 Evening Concert with Craig De Silva. WAGENAAR Waltz Cycle; Royal Concertgebouw Orch.; Riccardo Chailly, cond.; R. STRAUSS Dance Suite after Couperin; Tokyo Metropolitan Orch.; Hiroshi Wakasugi, cond.; GRIEG Incidental music from Peer Gynt; Royal Phil. Orch. & Chorus; Thomas Beecham, cond.
8:00 New York Philharmonic TCHAIKOVSKY Festival Coronation March; TCHAIKOVSKY Piano Conc. #2 in G; Kirill Gerstein, piano; TCHAIKOVSKY Selections from Act IV of Swan Lake; TCHAIKOVSKY 1812 Overture; Bramwell Tovey, cond.
10:00 Music Through the Night

 

10 FRIDAY
12:00 A.M. Music Through the Night
8:30 Morning Café with Gene Schiller. Get the day going with a refreshing blend of music, The Writer’s Almanac, special features…and more music. Today’s theme: Knick Knacks & Souvenirs.
10:00 Morning Concert with Gene Schiller. BEETHOVEN Irish Songs; Felicity Lott, soprano; Anne Murray, mezzo-soprano; Graham Johnson, piano; Galina Solodchin, violin; Jonathan Williams, cello; BEETHOVEN Piano Sonata #32 in c; Maurizio Pollini, piano; CHARPENTIER Impressions d’Italie; Brussels Phil. Orch.; Herve Niquet, cond.
12:00 P.M. Performance Today
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin. Maestro, Part 2.
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. MARTINU Sinfonietta la Jolla; Royal Liverpool Phil. Orch.; Walter Weller, cond.; JANACEK Sinfonietta; NDR Sym. Orch.; Vaclav Neumann, cond.
6:06 Evening Concert with Judy Anderson. WEBER Der Freischutz Overt.; Boston Pops Orch.; Arthur Fiedler, cond.; MEULEMANS Sym. #3, Fir Tree; Belgian Radio & TV Sym. Orch.; Alexander Rahbari, cond.; LALO Symphonie Espagnole; Itzhak Perlman, violin; London Sym. Orch.; Andre Previn, cond.
8:00 San Francisco Symphony PROKOFIEV Violin Conc. #1 in D; Julia Fischer, violin; BERLIOZ Symphonie Fantastique; Michael Tilson Thomas, cond.
10:00 Music Through the Night

 

11 SATURDAY
12:00 A.M. Music Through the Night
5:00 Howard’s Day Off with Howard Dicus. Alternate Takes. We’ll hear a piece by the composer of Take Five called Take Ten, the Supremes’ hit “Love Child” with an extra verse, Miles Davis on slack-key guitar, and “Eleanor Rigby” without the vocals.
10:00 From the Top This week, From the Top comes to you from New World Center in beautiful Miami Beach, Florida. Among the featured performers, you’ll meet a 13-year-old violinist who’s studying with a New World Symphony fellow, a 16-year-old violist who is an outspoken champion of the viola, and a 17-year-old soprano who is taught by her Grammy Award-winning mom. Also, you’ll hear a movement of the Brahms Piano Quintet performed by the current New World Symphony fellows who just happen to be alumni of our show!
11:00 Classical Guitar Alive! with Anthony Morris.
1:00 P.M. World of Opera R. STRAUSS Elektra. Nina Stemme (Elektra); Anna Larsson (Clytemnestra); Ricarda Merbeth (Chrysothemis); Norbert Ernst (Aegisthus); Falk Struckmann (Orestes); Vienna State Opera Orch. & Chorus; Mikko Franck, cond. Surely, Clytemnestra, Agamemnon and their kids Elektra and Orestes qualify as one of the most dysfunctional families in all of literature, not to mention opera. Elektra takes the lead in this chapter of their appalling yet absorbing history.
5:00 The Score with Edmund Stone  Late last month composer James Horner died at the age of 61. We'll pay tribute to the man who wrote scores for films including Titanic, Legends of the Fall and Braveheart. 
6:00 A Prairie Home Companion with Garrison Keillor.
8:00 The Thistle & Shamrock with Fiona Ritchie. Musical Breizh. Intoxicating melodies from Brittany fill the airwaves this week, with the bands Kornog and Skolvan, traditional vocalist and specialist in Breton ‘gwerz’ songs Annie Ebrel, and the father of pan-Celtic music, harper Alan Stivell.
9:00 Fascinatin’ Rhythm with Michael Lasser. Come Follow the Band – Once marches got so popular in the late 19th century, it was only a matter of time before Tin Pan Alley began to set its love songs to march tempos.
10:00 Millennium of Music with Robert Aubrey Davis. Three English Instrumental Discs. The Phantasm Ensemble gives us William Lawes, The Spirit of Gambo looks at John Jenkins, and the Flautadors celebrate the Elizabethans.
11:00 Music Through the Night

 

12 SUNDAY
12:00 A.M. Music Through the Night
5:00 Classical 24
8:00 With Heart & Voice with Peter Dubois. A French Feast. This edition of With Heart and Voice will feature a banquet of French choral and organ music in honor of Bastille Day. So many delectable delights from which to choose!
9:00 Sunday Brunch with Gene Schiller. Enjoy three hours of your favorite music, as requested by the listeners of Hawaii Public Radio. To make your choice from our “musical brunch buffet” write to Sunday Brunch, Hawaii Public Radio, 738 Kaheka St., Honolulu, HI 96814. Or e-mail your request to us at: hprmusic@hawaiipublicradio.org (Subject: Sunday Brunch).
1:00 P.M. Hawaii Symphony Orchestra
3:00 Sunday Baroque. A celebration of beloved and appealing music from the baroque era (1600-1750) and the years leading up to it. Enjoy the tuneful and lively music of Bach, Vivaldi and Handel – and music by their talented contemporaries and predecessors – as part of the mix of familiar favorites and new surprises.
4:00 Harmonia with Angela Mariani. A Tribute to Margriet Tindemans. This week on Harmonia, we’re paying tribute to Margaretha (“Margriet”) Tindemans, an early music pioneer and a “ferociously talented” medieval fiddle player who passed away December 31, 2014. Join us for a special remembrance brought to us by Margriet’s colleague and good friend, gambist Wendy Gillespie.
5:00 Weekend Radio with Robert Conrad. Stuart McLean tells the story of “Planet Boy.” Some thoughts about radio with George Carlin’s “Wonderful Wino;” Bob Arbogast’s “KAOS Radio;” Second City’s “Cultural FM;” and “Radio Marvelous.” Jan C. Snow discusses “Good Food.” This Week in the Media.
6:00 Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center MOZART Andante & Five Variations in G for Piano, Four Hands, K. 501; Gilles Vonsattel & Andre-Michel Schub, piano; MENDELSSOHN Allegro Brillant for Piano, Four Hands; Anne-Marie McDermott & Wu Han, piano; STRAVINSKY The Rite of Spring (arr. piano, four hands) Gilbert Kalish & Wu Han, piano
7:00 Singing and Other Sins with Gary Hickling. Belle epoque melodie to celebrate Bastile Day.
8:00 New Sounds  Ballads From the UK - Female Voices  Listen to beautiful and haunting English & Scottish ballads sung by women on this program. Hear the Furrow Collective, which is the Emily Portman trio together with Alasdair Roberts, performing “Demon Lover” to the accompaniment of musical saw. Also, listen to the great English vocalist June Tabor featured on a record by Andrew Cronshaw from the early 1980’s.  Then, listen to the Philadelphia sextet Espers take on the traditional “Rosemary Lane,” along with music from Steeleye Span, the Unthanks, and Eliza Carthy.
9:00 The Early Muse with Ian Capps. Le Contenance Anglaise. Early English polyphony is not much celebrated, compared to the well documented achievements of continental European, and particularly French composers. However, there were many English composers of the 14th and 15th centuries whose “Contenance Anglaise” exerted considerable influence on the developing European Renaissance.
10:00 Music from the Hearts of Space. Take a journey through inner space with music that evokes the feeling of the cosmos.
11:00 Music Through the Night

 

13 MONDAY
12:00 A.M. Music Through the Night
8:30 Morning Café with Gene Schiller. Get the day going with a refreshing blend of music, The Writer’s Almanac, special features…and more music. Today’s theme: Mostly Baroque.
10:00 Morning Concert with Gene Schiller. FANNY MENDELSSOHN Piano Sonata in c; Sylviane Deferne, piano; HALVORSEN Norwegian Fairy Tales; Bergen Phil. Orch.; Neeme Jarvi, cond.; SPOHR Sym. #4 in F, Die Weihe der Tone; NDR Sym. Orch.; Howard Griffiths, cond.
12:00 P.M. Performance Today
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin. Sounds of the City of Light. Music in Paris from Berlioz to Debussy, from 1830 to the early 1900s.
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. WAGNER Die Meistersinger von Nurnburg Suite; London Sym. Orch. & Chorus; Leopold Stokowski, cond.; CASTELNUOVO-TEDESCO Violin Conc. #2, The Prophets; Itzhak Perlman, violin; Israel Phil. Orch.; Zubin Mehta, cond.
6:06 Evening Concert with Craig De Silva. BRAHMS Four Songs, Op. 17; Frank Lloyd, Stephen Sterling, horns; Rachel Masters, harp; London Sym. Chorus; Richard Hickox, cond.; RONTGEN Serenade for 7 Wind Instruments; Viotta Ensemble; GRANADOS Excerpts from Goyescas; Alicia de Larrocha, piano
8:00 Cleveland Orchestra ADAMS The Chairman Dances; HARRIS Sym. #3; BERLIOZ Symphonie Fantastique; Cleveland Youth Orch.; Brett Mitchell, cond.
10:00 Music Through the Night

 

14 TUESDAY
12:00 A.M. Music Through the Night
8:30 Morning Café with Gene Schiller. Get the day going with a refreshing blend of music, The Writer’s Almanac, special features…and more music. Today’s theme: Vive le France!
10:00 Morning Concert with Gene Schiller. BANTOCK Pierrot of the Minute; Royal Phil. Orch.; Vernon Handley, cond.; DELIUS Sea Drift; Thomas Hampson, baritone; Welsh National Opera Orch. & Chorus; Charles Mackerras, cond.; VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Sym. #4 in e; BBC Scottish Sym. Orch.; Norman Del Mar, cond.
12:00 P.M. Performance Today
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin. Sounds of the City of Light.
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. HANDEL Conc. Grosso Op. 6, No. 4 in a; Concentus Musicus Wien; Nikolaus Harnoncourt, cond.; MOZART Sinfonia Concertante in E-flat, K. 297b; David Singer, clarinet; Stephen Taylor, oboe; William Purvis, horn; Steven Dibner, bassoon; Orpheus Chamber Orch.
6:06 Evening Concert with Craig De Silva. IBERT Capriccio; Manhattan Chamber Orch.; Richard Auldon Clark, cond.; BIZET L’Arlesienne Suites 1 & 2; Detroit Sym. Orch.; Paul Paray, cond.; TCHAIKOVSKY Souvenir d’un lieu cher; Gil Shaham, violin; Russian National Orch.; Mikhail Pletnev, cond.
8:00 Collector’s Corner with Henry Fogel. Joseph Szigeti and Bela Bartok Recital at Library of Congress, 1940. Music of Beethoven, Bartok, and Debussy.
10:00 Music Through the Night

 

15 WEDNESDAY
12:00 A.M. Music Through the Night
8:30 Morning Café with Gene Schiller. Get the day going with a refreshing blend of music, The Writer’s Almanac, special features…and more music. Today’s theme: When’s the Next Swan?
10:00 Morning Concert with Gene Schiller. MEULEMANS May Night; Moscow Sym. Orch.; Frederic Devreese, cond.; ATTERBERG Suite #3; Sara Troback, violin; Johanna Persson, viola; Swedish Chamber Orch.; Petter Sundkvist, cond.; CHOPIN Piano Conc. #1 in e; Alexander Slobadyanik, piano; New Orleans Sym. Orch.; Maxim Shostakovich, cond.
12:00 P.M. Performance Today
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin. Sounds of the City of Light.
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. DIAMOND Rounds for Strings; Seattle Sym. Orch.; Gerard Schwarz, cond.; CARPENTER Adventures in a Perambulator; Sym. Orch. of Ukraine; John McLaughlin Williams, cond.
6:06 Evening Concert with Craig De Silva. ROTA Castel del Monte; Guido Corti, horn; I Virtuosi Italiani; Marzio Conti, cond.; D’INDY Sym.on a French Mountain Air; Nicole Henriot-Schweitzer, piano; Boston Sym. Orch.; Charles Munch, cond.; LISZT Ce qu’on entend sur la montagne, symphonic poem no. 1; London Phil. Orch.; Bernard Haitink, cond.
8:00 Chicago Symphony Orchestra TCHAIKOVSKY Excerpts from The Nutcracker; STRAVINSKY Petrushka (1911 version); SHOSTAKOVITCH Sym. #11, The Year 1905; Ingo Metzmacher, cond.
10:00 Music Through the Night

 

16 THURSDAY
12:00 A.M. Music Through the Night
8:30 Morning Café with Gene Schiller. Get the day going with a refreshing blend of music, The Writer’s Almanac, special features…and more music. Today’s theme: Film Fanatic.
10:00 Morning Concert with Gene Schiller. DUKAS Polyeucte Overt.; BBC Phil. Orch.; Yan Pascal Tortelier, cond.; PAGANINI Violin Conc. #1 in D; Hilary Hahn, violin; Swedish Radio Sym. Orch.; Eij Oue, cond.; STENHAMMAR Serenade in F; Sweidsh Radio Sym. Orch.; Stig Westerberg, cond.
12:00 P.M. Performance Today
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin. Sounds of the City of Light.
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. SCHREKER Prelude to a Drama; Buffalo Phil. Orch.; JoAnn Falletta, cond.; LUTOSLAWSKI Conc. for Orch.; Cleveland Orch.; Christoph von Dohnanyi, cond.
6:06 Evening Concert with Craig De Silva. SHOSTAKOVICH Ballet Suite #3; Frankfurt Radio Sym. Orch.; Dmitri Kitaenko, cond.; WOLF-FERRARI Idillio-Concertino; Andrea Gullickson, oboe; Czech Phil. Chamber Orch.; Lucia Matos, cond.; SIBELIUS Sym. #6 in d; Vienna Phil. Orch.; Lorin Maazel, cond.
8:00 New York Philharmonic COPLAND Fanfare for the Common Man; GERSHWIN (arr. Rose) Strike Up the Band; COPLAND Clarinet Conc.; Marc Nuccio, clarinet; GROFE Grand Canyon Suite; Bramwell Tovey, cond.
10:00 Music Through the Night

 

17 FRIDAY
12:00 A.M. Music Through the Night
8:30 Morning Café with Gene Schiller. Get the day going with a refreshing blend of music, The Writer’s Almanac, special features…and more music. Today’s theme: War Symphonies.
10:00 Morning Concert with Gene Schiller. GOMES Quartet in D; Brazilian Guitar Quartet; LISZT Fantasy on Hungarian Folk Themes; Jorge Bolet, piano; London Sym. Orch.; Ivan Fischer, cond.; VILLA-LOBOS Excerpts from Descobrimento do Brasil (Discovery of Brazil) Slovak Radio Orch. & Chorus; Roberto Duarte, cond.
12:00 P.M. Performance Today
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin. Sounds of the City of Light.
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. LISZT Reminiscences of Mozart’s Don Giovanni; Lang Lang, piano; BRAHMS String Quintet in G; Belcea Quartet; Thomas Kakuska, 2nd viola
6:06 Evening Concert with Judy Anderson. SZYMANOWSKI Mythen; Ida Haendel, violin; Vladimir Ashkenazy, piano; RACHMANINOFF Piano Conc. #4 in g; Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano; Cleveland Orch.; Vladimir Ashkenazy, cond.; PROKOFIEV Cinderella Suite #1; Scottish National Orch.; Neeme Jarvi, cond.
8:00 San Francisco Symphony NIELSEN Clarinet Conc.; Carey Bell, clarinet; SCHUBERT Sym. #9 in C, The Great; Herbert Blomstedt, cond.
10:00 Music Through the Night

 

18 SATURDAY
12:00 A.M. Music Through the Night
5:00 Howard’s Day Off with Howard Dicus. Early-Recorded Hawaiian Music. The story of Hawaii-born musicians who made a living on the mainland.
10:00 From the Top From Corbett Auditorium in Cincinnati, Ohio, this week’s program features one of the strongest pre-collegiate music programs in the country: The Cincinnati Starling Project. Host Christopher O’Riley joins Starling’s flagship orchestra to play Mozart, we’ll hear a 12-year-old violinist and one of the program’s most talented young soloists perform the music of Edward Elgar, and three From the Top alumni return to share their stories of mega success on YouTube and to perform a wonderfully schmaltzy comedic violin trio.
11:00 Classical Guitar Alive! with Anthony Morris.
1:00 P.M. World of Opera GLUCK Alceste. Carmela Remigio (Alceste ); Marlin Miller (Admeto); Giorgio Misseri (Evandro); Zuzana Markova (Ismene); Vincenzo Nizzardo (High Priest/Apollo); Armando Gabba (Oracle/Herald); Ludovico Furlani (Eumelo); Tanja Plaisant (Aspasia); La Fenice Orch. & Chorus; Guillaume Tourniaire, cond. Gluck’s take on the passionate story of Alceste was among his influential, Italian “reform” operas, in which he abandoned the strictly regimented world of opera seria to create a naturalistic style more deftly in touch with the emotional potential of his stories.
5:00 The Score with Edmund Stone
6:00 A Prairie Home Companion with Garrison Keillor.
8:00 The Thistle & Shamrock with Fiona Ritchie. Common Currency. Follow the instrumental links and song streams that connect musical traditions across miles and oceans.
9:00 Fascinatin’ Rhythm with Michael Lasser. George and Buddy Before Ira – For five years before he began his collaboration with his brother, George Gershwin wrote mainly with lyricist Buddy DeSylva.
10:00 Millennium of Music with Robert Aubrey Davis. Amores Pasados. The stunning new disc by John Potter combines history and a modern view; Thomas Campion, plus commissioned settings of old texts by John Paul Jones (of Led Zeppelin) and Tony Banks (of Genesis).
11:00 Music Through the Night

 

19 SUNDAY
12:00 A.M. Music Through the Night
5:00 Classical 24
8:00 With Heart & Voice with Peter Dubois. Flickr Photo by Salon NYC. Every two years, conductors and choirs from around the country, and around the world, gather for the American Choral Directors Association Conference. Join Peter DuBois as we sample some of the highlights of sacred choral music performed at the 2015 Conference held in Salt Lake City.
9:00 Sunday Brunch with Gene Schiller. Enjoy three hours of your favorite music, as requested by the listeners of Hawaii Public Radio. To make your choice from our “musical brunch buffet” write to Sunday Brunch, Hawaii Public Radio, 738 Kaheka St., Honolulu, HI 96814. Or e-mail your request to us at: hprmusic@hawaiipublicradio.org (Subject: Sunday Brunch).
1:00 P.M. Hawaii Symphony Orchestra
3:00 Sunday Baroque. A celebration of beloved and appealing music from the baroque era (1600-1750) and the years leading up to it. Enjoy the tuneful and lively music of Bach, Vivaldi and Handel – and music by their talented contemporaries and predecessors – as part of the mix of familiar favorites and new surprises.
4:00 Harmonia with Angela Mariani. Name-Dropping. What do LCD Soundsystem, Solage, the Beastie Boys, and Johannes de Porta all have in common? Give up? They’ve all engaged in the art of musical name-dropping, paying respect to the masters that came before them, (or the patrons providing the paychecks). This week on Harmonia, we’ll bring you music that gives credit where credit is due. Plus, our featured release by Musica Nova showcases a work that takes the time to acknowledge every one of the choir members who sang it with the composer.
5:00 Weekend Radio with Robert Conrad. A Golden Trashery of Ogden Nashery - -poems by Ogden Nash. Morecombe and Wise and Flanders and Swann offer thoughts on cannibalism with “The Ambassador from Khasiland” and “The Reluctant Cannible.” Mark Levy tells us “What the Bible Never Said.” This Week in the Media.
6:00 Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center BOCCHERINI Quintet in C, La musica notturna delle strade di Madrid; Jupiter Quartet; Andreas Brantelid, cello; J. C. BACH Quintet in G, Op. 11, No. 2; Sooyun Kim, flute; Stephen Taylor, oboe; Meg Freivogel, violin; Liz Freivogel, viola; Daniel McDonough, cello; Gabriel Shuford, harpsichord; BACH Brandenburg Conc. #6 in B-flat; Paul Neubauer, viola; Cynthia Phelps, viola; Daniel McDonough, Dmitri Atapine, Li-Wei Qin, cellos; Kurt Muroki, double bass; Pedja Muzijevic, harpsichord; BACH Brandenburg Conc. #4 in G; Alexander Sitkovetsky, violin solo; Ransom Wilson, flute; Tara Helen O’Connor, flute; Joseph Lin, violin; Jorja Fleezanis, violin; Cynthia Phelps, viola; Li-Wei Qin, cello; Kurt Muroki, double bass; Pedja Muzijevic, harpsichord
7:00 Singing and Other Sins with Gary Hickling. Petrarch’s verses didn’t just inspire Liszt, but Schubert and others. We’ll sample as many as possible.
8:00 New Sounds
9:00 The Early Muse with Ian Capps. Bridging the Centuries. In November 2014, Early Music Hawaii performed renaissance motets and compared them with modern vocal pieces based on the same texts. Tonight we borrow the title, Bridging the Centuries, and some of the pieces, for a wider view of vocal and instrumental music from those earlier times, borrowed or adapted by 20th century composers.
10:00 Music from the Hearts of Space. Take a journey through inner space with music that evokes the feeling of the cosmos.
11:00 Music Through the Night

 

20 MONDAY
12:00 A.M. Music Through the Night
8:30 Morning Café with Gene Schiller. Get the day going with a refreshing blend of music, The Writer’s Almanac, special features…and more music. Today’s theme: The (Poe)t speaks – as in Edgar Allan Poe.
10:00 Morning Concert with Gene Schiller. PROKOFIEV Overture on Hebrew Themes; Chamber Orch. of Europe; Claudio Abbado, cond.; BLOCH Schelomo; Ofra Harnoy, cello; London Phil. Orch.; Charles Mackerras, cond.; SIBELIUS Sym. #1 in e; Vienna Phil. Orch.; Leonard Bernstein, cond.
12:00 P.M. Performance Today
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin. Hit or Myth. The gods must by crazy! This week, we’ll survey the trials and tribulations of mortals and immortals, brought to life by the likes of Berlioz, Gluck, Handel, and more.
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. BERLIOZ Beatrice et Benedict Overt.; Boston Sym. Orch.; Charles Munch, cond.; FOERSTER From Shakespeare; Prague Sym. Orch.; Vaclav Smetacek, cond.
6:06 Evening Concert with Craig De Silva. ALFVEN Swedish Rhapsody #1 (Midsummer Night’s Vigil); Philadelphia Orch.; Eugene Ormandy, cond.; KLAMI Sea Pictures; Turku Phil. Orch.; Jorma Panula, cond.; GLAZUNOV Scenes de Ballet; Minnesota Orch.; Edo De Waart, cond.
8:00 Cleveland Orchestra SCHUBERT Mass #4 in C; Catherine Bomstein, soprano; Susan Toth Shafer, mezzo-soprano; Rodney Keen, tenor; Daryl Phillips, bass-baritone; DALLAPICCOLA Songs of Imprisonment; Cleveland Orchestra Chorus; HINDEMITH Mathis der Maler Sym.; Lorin Maazel, cond.
10:00 Music Through the Night

 

21 TUESDAY
12:00 A.M. Music Through the Night
8:30 Morning Café with Gene Schiller. Get the day going with a refreshing blend of music, The Writer’s Almanac, special features…and more music. Today’s theme: Classical Jazz & Jazzy Classics..
10:00 Morning Concert with Gene Schiller. BOCCHERINI Guitar Quintet #4 in D, Fandango; Pepe Romero, guitar; Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ensemble; STERNEFELD Rossiniazata; Moscow Sym. Orch.; Frederic Devreese, cond.; SCHUMANN Kreisleriana; Jonathan Biss, piano
12:00 P.M. Performance Today
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin. Hit or Myth.
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. BLOCH Suite Modale; Noam Buchman, flute; Atlas Camerata Orch.; Dalia Atlas, cond.; BERNSTEIN Facsimile; St. Louis Sym. Orch.; Leonard Slatkin, cond.
6:06 Evening Concert with Craig De Silva. BRAHMS Variations on a Theme of Haydn; Vienna Phil. Orch.; Leonard Bernstein, cond.; DOHNANYI Konzertstuck; Janos Starker, cello; Seattle Sym. Orch.; Gerard Schwarz, cond.; NIELSEN Sym. #1 in g; San Francisco Sym. Orch.; Herbert Blomstedt, cond.
8:00 Collector’s Corner with Henry Fogel. SAINT-SAENS Samson et Dalila. Jon Vickers, Oralia Dominquez, Ernest Blanc; Netherlands Radio Chorus & Orch.; Jean Fournet, cond. (February 29, 1964)
10:00 Music Through the Night

 

22 WEDNESDAY
12:00 A.M. Music Through the Night
8:30 Morning Café with Gene Schiller. Get the day going with a refreshing blend of music, The Writer’s Almanac, special features…and more music. Today’s theme: Classics of Chamber Music.
10:00 Morning Concert with Gene Schiller. POULENC Clarinet Sonata; Richard Stoltzman, clarinet; Irma Vallecillo, piano; MOZART Piano Conc. #18 in B-flat; Vladimir Ashkenazy, piano & cond.; Philharmonia Orch.; SINDING Sym. #2 in D; Norwegian Radio Orch.; Ari Rasilainen, cond.
12:00 P.M. Performance Today
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin. Hit or Myth.
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. STILL La Guiablesse; Berlin Radio Sym. Orch.; Isaiah Jackson, cond.; PISTON Sym. #4; Seattle Sym. Orch.; Gerard Schwarz, cond.
6:06 Evening Concert with Craig De Silva. BACH Orchestral Suite #4 in D; Boston Baroque; Martin Pearlman, cond.; HUMMEL Trumpet Conc. in E-flat; Maurice Andre, trumpet; Berlin Phil. Orch.; Herbert von Karajan, cond.; REGER Serenade in G; Bamberg Sym. Orch.; Horst Stein, cond.
8:00 Chicago Symphony Orchestra HAYDN Sym. #101 in D, The Clock; Bernard Haitink, cond.; BRAHMS Conc. for Violin & Cello in a; Renaud Capucon, violin; Gautier Capucon, cello; BRAHMS Sym. #1 in c; Osmo Vanska, cond.
10:00 Music Through the Night

 

23 THURSDAY
12:00 A.M. Music Through the Night
8:30 Morning Café with Gene Schiller. Get the day going with a refreshing blend of music, The Writer’s Almanac, special features…and more music. Today’s theme: Birthdays & Anniversaries.
10:00 Morning Concert with Gene Schiller. GLAZUNOV Finnish Fantasy; Moscow Radio Sym. Orch.; Evgeny Svetlanov, cond.; MIASKOVSKY Cello Sonata #2 in a; Wendy Warner, cello; Irina Nuzova, piano; BARTOK Conc. for Orch.; Orch. de la Suisse Romande; Eliahu Inbal, cond.
12:00 P.M. Performance Today
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin. Hit or Myth.
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. NICOLAI Fantasy with Variations on Themes from Norma; Claudius Tanski, piano; Southwest Philharmonic; David Stern, cond.; BEETHOVEN Sym. #5 in c; All-American Youth Orch.; Leopold Stokowski, cond.
6:06 Evening Concert with Craig De Silva. WIENIAWSKI Legend; Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin; Vienna Phil. Orch.; James Levine, cond.; THUILLE Sextet in B-flat; Gianluca Luisi, piano; Chantily Quintet; GRIEG Sym. in c; Gothenburg Sym. Orch.; Neeme Jarvi, cond.
8:00 New York Philharmonic COPLAND Four Dance Episodes from Rodeo; TOVEY The Lincoln Tunnel Cabaret; Joseph Alessi, trombone; SOUSA The Glory of the Yankee Navy; HESKETH Masque; BERNSTEIN (arr. Grundstein) Candide Suite; TRAD. (arr. Sandidge & Nelson) Armed Forces Medley; SOUSA Hands Across the Sea; SOUSA The Liberty Bell; Bramwell Tovey, cond.; U.S. Coast Guard Band; Capt. Kenneth W. Megan, director
10:00 Music Through the Night

 

24 FRIDAY
12:00 A.M. Music Through the Night
8:30 Morning Café with Gene Schiller. Get the day going with a refreshing blend of music, The Writer’s Almanac, special features…and more music. Today’s theme: The Wonderful World of Vinyl.
10:00 Morning Concert with Gene Schiller. IBERT Symphonie Marine; City of Birmingham Sym. Orch.; Louis Fremaux, cond.; RUBINSTEIN Piano Conc. #4 in d; Viktor Bunin, piano; U.S.S.R. Sym. Orch.; Eduard Serov, cond.; ELGAR Sym. #2 in E-flat; London Phil. Orch.; Adrian Boult, cond.
12:00 P.M. Performance Today
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin. Hit or Myth.
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. MONCAYO Huapango; Mexican Phil. Orch.; Fernando Lozano, cond.; STILL Sym. #1, Afro-American; Chicago Sinfonietta; Paul Freeman, cond.
6:06 Evening Concert with Judy Anderson. GOOSSENS Five Impressions of a Holiday; Huntingdon Trio; GROFE Death Valley Suite; Capitol Sym. Orch.; Ferde Grofe, cond.; R. STRAUSS Don Quixote; Antonio Janigro, cello; Chicago Sym. Orch.; Fritz Reiner, cond.
8:00 San Francisco Symphony MOZART Piano Conc. #21 in C; Garrick Ohlsson, piano; BRUCKNER Sym. #4 in E-flat, Romantic; Herbert Blomstedt, cond.
10:00 Music Through the Night

 

25 SATURDAY
12:00 A.M. Music Through the Night
5:00 Howard’s Day Off with Howard Dicus. First Impressions. Before there were the great impressionists Debussy and Ravel, there were glimmerings of their styles from such French composers as Saint-Saens, Cesar Franck, and Emmanuel Chabrier.
10:00 From the Top From Tacoma, Washington, this episode features Prokofiev’s Toccata, performed with a level of energy that can only be described as diabolically teenage (the performer is a totally brilliant, risk-taking 15-year-old), we’ll hear a young violinist perform a lush and lyrical piece written for her by her father, and we’ll enjoy music from a film by the great Japanese animator Hayao Miyazaki, sumptuously arranged for four cellos by one of the young performers on the program.
11:00 Classical Guitar Alive! with Anthony Morris.
1:00 P.M. World of Opera SZYMANOWSKI King Roger. Mariusz Kwiecien (King Roger); Georgia Jarman (Roxana); Kim Begley (Edrisi); Saimir Pirgu (Shepherd); Alan Ewing (Archbishop); Agnes Zwierko (Deaconess); Royal Opera Orch. & Chorus; Antonio Pappano, cond. Szymanowski is widely regarded as the most important Polish composer after Chopin. King Roger – portraying the inherent conflict between spiritual ideals and Dionysian pleasure – is often cited as a true musical rarity: a genuine masterpiece unaccountably neglected.
5:00 The Score with Edmund Stone 
6:00 A Prairie Home Companion with Garrison Keillor.
8:00 The Thistle & Shamrock with Fiona Ritchie. Remembering Jean Ritchie. Travel with host Fiona Ritchie to the mountains of North Carolina and the Swannanoa Gathering’s Traditional Song Week, where the late Jean Ritchie shared songs, memories and wisdom, with an Appalachian dulcimer across her lap.
9:00 Fascinatin’ Rhythm with Michael Lasser. Hoagy After Dark – The jazz-shaded side of Hoagy Carmichael gives us songs tinged with reflection, wonder, and a trace of melancholy.
10:00 Millennium of Music with Robert Aubrey Davis. Poland and Prague. Three superb recordings give us music in Prague in the 16th century, and two Polish masters, Nikolaj Gomolka and Grzegorz Gorczycki (with The Sixteen once again!)
11:00 Music Through the Night

 

26 SUNDAY
12:00 A.M. Music Through the Night
5:00 Classical 24
8:00 With Heart & Voice with Peter Dubois. Prayer. On this broadcast of With Heart and Voice, we’ll focus on music of prayer as found in choral and organ music from America and Europe.
9:00 Sunday Brunch with Gene Schiller. Enjoy three hours of your favorite music, as requested by the listeners of Hawaii Public Radio. To make your choice from our “musical brunch buffet” write to Sunday Brunch, Hawaii Public Radio, 738 Kaheka St., Honolulu, HI 96814. Or e-mail your request to us at: hprmusic@hawaiipublicradio.org (Subject: Sunday Brunch).
1:00 P.M. Hawaii Symphony Orchestra
3:00 Sunday Baroque. A celebration of beloved and appealing music from the baroque era (1600-1750) and the years leading up to it. Enjoy the tuneful and lively music of Bach, Vivaldi and Handel – and music by their talented contemporaries and predecessors – as part of the mix of familiar favorites and new surprises.
4:00 Harmonia with Angela Mariani. Remembering Pat O’Brien. We’re remembering lutenist Pat O’Brien this week on Harmonia. “Pat’s death, last July (2014), has left an enormous hole in the historical plucked instrument community,” says Paul O’Dette, who brings us a tribute to the life and work of this influential early music performer and teacher.
5:00 Weekend Radio with Robert Conrad. Gamble Rodgers with “The DeKalb County Deputy Sheriff;” “The Passion of Miss Eulah Singleterry; “ “The Pilgrim/Flat Tire and The Great Dane;” and some of his songs. Allen Bennett with “The Defending Cousel” and “The Telegram.” Richard Howland-Bolton talks about “Moseying for Dummies.” This Week in the Media.
6:00 The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center SIERRA Songs from the Diaspora; Heidi Grant Murphy, soprano; Kevin Murphy, piano; St. Lawrence Quartet; BEACH Quintet in F-sharp; Anne-Marie McDermott, piano; Escher Quartet
7:00 Singing and Other Sins with Gary Hickling. Celebrate the Birthday of Enrique Granados with his songs and other sins.
8:00 New Sounds
9:00 The Early Muse with Ian Capps. William Byrd, Music for a Catholic Audience. William Byrd was a devout Catholic in Queen Elizabeth’s Protestant England. Much of his Latin sacred music reflects these sympathies. We explore his increasing boldness until he retired from the Chapel Royal and spent his last 30 years composing masses and motets for the private worship of his wealthy Catholic patrons.
10:00 Music from the Hearts of Space. Take a journey through inner space with music that evokes the feeling of the cosmos.
11:00 Music Through the Night

 

27 MONDAY
12:00 A.M. Music Through the Night
8:30 Morning Café with Gene Schiller. Get the day going with a refreshing blend of music, The Writer’s Almanac, special features…and more music. Today’s theme: Mostly Baroque.
10:00 Morning Concert with Gene Schiller. BARBER String Quartet in b; Tokyo Quartet; WALTON Violin Conc.; Tasmin Little, violin; Bournemouth Sym. Orch.; Andrew Litton, cond.; RACHMANINOFF Sym. #3 in a; National Sym. Orch.; Leopold Stokowski, cond.
12:00 P.M. Performance Today
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin. Ravel. A five-part biography on Maurice Ravel.
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. LARSSON Lyric Fantasy; Swedish Chamber Orch.; Petter Sundkvist, cond.; HUMPERDINCK 5 Tone Pictures from Dornroschen (Sleeping Beauty); Philharmonie der Nationen; Justus Frantz, cond.
6:06 Evening Concert with Craig De Silva. FAURE Pelleas et Melisande Suite; Israel Phil. Orch.; Zubin Mehta, cond.; IBERT Flute Conc.; Eugenia Zuckerman, flute; Manhattan Chamber Orch.; Richard Auldon Clark, cond.; HAYDN Sym. #103 in E-flat, Drumroll; New York Phil.; Leonard Bernstein, cond.
8:00 Cleveland Orchestra BARTOK Two Portraits; BARTOK Cello Conc.; Janos Starker, cello; DVORAK Sym. #8 in G; Christoph von Dohnanyi, cond.
10:00 Music Through the Night

 

28 TUESDAY
12:00 A.M. Music Through the Night
8:30 Morning Café with Gene Schiller. Get the day going with a refreshing blend of music, The Writer’s Almanac, special features…and more music. Today’s theme: Make a Joyful Noise.
10:00 Morning Concert with Gene Schiller. NIELSEN Aladdin Suite; Aarhus Sym. Orch.; Lance Friedel, cond.; GRIEG Variations on an Old Norwegian Romance; Royal Phil. Orch.; Thomas Beecham, cond.; FALLA Nights in the Gardens of Spain; Artur Rubinstein, piano; San Francisco Sym. Orch.; Enrique Jorda, cond. 12:00 P.M. Performance Today
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin. Ravel.
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. MOSCHELES Concertante in F; Aurele Nicolet, flute; Heinz Holliger, oboe; Frankfurt Radio Sym.; Eliahu Inbal, cond.; INFANTE Danses Andalouses; Katia & Marielle Labeque, pianos; CHAUSSON Poeme; Leila Josefowicz, violin; Academy of St. Martin; Neville Marriner, cond.
6:06 Evening Concert with Craig De Silva. HUMPERDINCK Hansel und Gretel Overt.; Berlin Phil. Orch.; Herbert von Karajan, cond.; WEBER Sym. #1 in C; London Classical Players; Roger Norrington, cond.; SINDING Piano Conc. in D-flat; Piers Lane, piano; Bergen Phil. Orch.; Andrew Litton, cond.
8:00 Collector’s Corner with Henry Fogel. A Complete Concert with John Barbirolli and the Cologne Radio Orchestra (1969) SCHUBERT Sym. #4 in c, Tragic; BRITTEN Serenade for Tenor, Horn & Strings; Gerald English, tenor; Hermann Baumann, horn; SIBELIUS Sym. #2 in D
10:00 Music Through the Night

 

29 WEDNESDAY
12:00 A.M. Music Through the Night
8:30 Morning Café with Gene Schiller. Get the day going with a refreshing blend of music, The Writer’s Almanac, special features…and more music. Today’s theme: Gate Crashers.
10:00 Morning Concert with Gene Schiller. BRITTEN Sinfonia da Requiem; City of Birmingham Sym. Orch.; Simon Rattle, cond.; BRUCKNER Te Deum; Judith Blegen, soprano; Claes Ahnsjo, tenor; Margarita Lilowa, mezzo-soprano; Peter Meven, bass; Vienna Phil. Orch. & Chorus; Zubin Mehta, cond.; SHOSTAKOVICH Sym. #6 in b; Vienna Phil. Orch.; Leonard Bernstein, cond.
12:00 P.M. Performance Today
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin. Ravel.
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. GRAINGER Lincolnshire Posy; Eastman Wind Ensemble; Frederick Fennell, cond.; GOUNOD Ballet music from Faust; Detroit Sym. Orch.; Paul Paray, cond.
6:06 Evening Concert with Craig De Silva. SAINT-SAENS Africa; Jean-Philippe Collard, piano; Royal Phil. Orch.; Andre Previn, cond.; BAX The Garden of Fand; Ulster Orch.; Bryden Thomson, cond.; DVORAK Sym. #5 in F; London Sym. Orch.; Witold Rowicki, cond.
8:00 Chicago Symphony Orchestra ELGAR In the South; BEETHOVEN Piano Conc. #4 in E-flat, Emperor; Paul Lewis, piano; RACHMANINOFF Symphonic Dances; Vasily Petrenko, cond.
10:00 Music Through the Night

 

30 THURSDAY
12:00 A.M. Music Through the Night
8:30 Morning Café with Gene Schiller. Get the day going with a refreshing blend of music, The Writer’s Almanac, special features…and more music. Today’s theme: Contemporary Classics.
10:00 Morning Concert with Gene Schiller. PROKOFIEV Lt. Kije Suite; Chicago Sym.Orch.; Fritz Reiner, cond.; STILL Sym. #2 in g, Song of a New Race; Detroit Sym. Orch.; Neeme Jarvi, cond.; BEETHOVEN Piano Trio #6 in B-flat, Archduke; Isaac Stern, violin; Leonard Rose, cello; Eugene Istomin, piano
12:00 P.M. Performance Today
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin. Ravel.
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. DVORAK Legends 1-5; Czecho-Slovak Radio Sym. Orch.; Stephen Gunzenhauser, cond.; HAYDN Sym. #64 in A, Tempora Mutantur; Nicolaus Esterhazy Sinfonia, Budapest; Bela Drahos, cond.
6:06 Evening Concert with Craig De Silva. BERLIOZ Les Francs-Juges Overt.; Chicago Sym. Orch.; Georg Solti, cond.; KNECHT Le Portrait musical de Nature, Grande Symphonie; Hofkapelle Stuttgart; Frieder Bernius, cond.; KHACHATURIAN Violin Conc.; Leonid Kogan, violin; Boston Sym. Orch.; Arthur Fiedler, cond.
8:00 New York Philharmonic SHOSTAKOVICH Festive Overt.; RACHMANINOFF Piano Conc. #1 in f-sharp minor; Joyce Yang, piano; MUSSORGSKY Night on Bald Mountain; RACHMANINOFF Vocalise; TCHAIKOVSKY Waltz of the Flowers from The Nutcracker; TCHAIKOVSKY Marche Slave; Bramwell Tovey, cond.
10:00 Music Through the Night

 

31 FRIDAY
12:00 A.M. Music Through the Night
8:30 Morning Café with Gene Schiller. Get the day going with a refreshing blend of music, The Writer’s Almanac, special features…and more music. Today’s theme: New Names, New Recordings.
10:00 Morning Concert with Gene Schiller. RODRIGO Concierto como un Divertimento; Julian Lloyd Webber, cello; London Phil. Orch.; Jesus Lopez-Cobos, cond.; TCHAIKOVSKY The Tempest; Berlin Phil. Orch.; Claudio Abbado, cond.; GORECKI Sym. #3, Symphony of Sorrowful Songs; Dawn Upshaw, soprano; London Sinfonietta; David Zinman, cond.
12:00 P.M. Performance Today
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin. Ravel.
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. RAVEL Sonata for Violin & Cello; Nigel Kennedy, violin; Lynn Harrell, cello; DEBUSSY Orchestral Transcriptions; Philharmonia Orch.; Geoffrey Simon, cond.
6:06 Evening Concert with Judy Anderson. ROSSINI La Scala di Seta Overt.; Chicago Sym. Orch.; Fritz Reiner, cond.; BEETHOVEN Serenade in D; James Galway, flute; Paul Neubauer, viola; Joseph Swensen, violin; MENDELSSOHN Sym. #4 in A, Italian; Royal Promenade Orch.; Charles Gerhardt, cond.
8:00 San Francisco Symphony SCHULHOFF Scherzo from Sym. #5; SHOSTAKOVICH Piano Conc. #1 in c; Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano; Mark Inouye, trumpet; TCHAIKOVSKY Sym. #6 in b, Pathetique; James Conlon, cond.
10:00 Music Through the Night