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1 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. IBERT Flute Conc.; Eugenia Zuckerman, flute; Manhattan Chamber Orch.; Richard Auldon Clark, cond.; MOZART Sym. #36 in C, Linz; Columbia Sym. Orch.; Bruno Walter, cond.; SPOHR Nonet in F; Ensemble Wien-Berlin
12:00 P.M. Performance Today  David Grossman plays double bass as a member of the New York Philharmonic; we spoke with him in his home about the art of practicing. We'll hear highlights from that conversation, plus we'll hear Grossman and his colleagues play music by Mozart.
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin. William Walton. Inspired by a composer that was in the vanguard of British music in the 20th century, Benjamin Britten once wrote that hearing William Walton’s music was “a great turning point in his musical life.” We’ll trace the arc of Walton’s life and his associations with the greatest artists of his time, including Heifetz, Hindemith, Olivier, and Beecham.
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. ADAM Si J’etais Roi Overt.; American Promenade Orch.; Lowell Graham, cond.; RODRIGO Concierto-Serenata; Nancy Allen, harp; Royal Phil. Orch.; Enrique Batiz, cond.
6:06 Evening Concert with Joan Canfield. SCHOECK Sommernacht; Camerata Bern; RACHMANINOFF Prince Rostislav; St. Louis Sym. Orch.; Leonard Slatkin, cond.; HUMPERDINCK Moorish Rhapsody; Czecho-Slovak Radio Sym. Orch.; Martin Fischer-Dieskau, cond.
8:00 Cleveland Orchestra WILLIAMS Liberty Fanfare; Lincoln Suite; NAVARRO Clarinet Conc. #2; Franklin Cohen, clarinet; GERSHWIN Selections from Porgy & Bess; Laquita Mitchel, soprano; Richard Dixon, tenor; Eric Greene, bass; Blossom Festival Chorus; James Feddeck, cond.
10:00 Music Through the Night

 

2 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: Sneak Peaks.
10:00 Morning Concert with Gene Schiller. FRANCK Symphonic Variations; Artur Rubinstein, piano; DVORAK Serenade for Strings; London Chamber Orch.; Christopher Warren-Green, cond.; R. STRAUSS Tod und Verklarung; Vienna Phil. Orch.; Christoph von Dohnanyi, cond.
12:00 P.M. Performance Today  When Felix Mendelssohn went to Scotland, he saw the ruined chapel where Mary Queen of Scots had been crowned. He wrote, "Everything around is broken and mouldering, and the bright sky shines in...Today, I've found the beginning of my Scottish Symphony." We'll hear the entirety of his Scotland-inspired symphony.
2:00 Exploring Music
with Bill McGlaughlin. William Walton.
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. ARNOLD English Dances; Queensland Sym. Orch.; Andrew Penny, cond.; BRUCH Scottish Fantasy; Itzhak Perlman, violin; Israel Phil. Orch.; Zubin Mehta, cond.
6:06 Evening Concert with Joan Canfield. HAYDN Sym. #48 in C, Maria Theresia; Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orch.; Adam Fischer, cond.; C. P. E. BACH Oboe Conc. in E-flat; Paul Goodwin, oboe; English Concert; Trevor Pinnock, cond.; RESPIGHI Suite for Strings; Chamber Orch. of New York; Salvatore di Vittorio, cond.
8:00 Collector’s Corner with Henry Fogel. The Art of Emanuel Feuermann, Program 2 of 2.
10:00 Music Through the Night


3 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: Portraits in Sound.
10:00 Morning Concert with Gene Schiller. CRESTON Dance Overt.; Albany Sym. Orch.; David Alan Miller, cond.; HARRISON Suite for Violin, Piano & Chamber Orch.; Lucy Stoltzman, violin; Keith Jarrett, piano; Chamber Orch.; Robert Hughes, cond.; GLAZUNOV Sym. #4 in E-flat; U.S.S.R. Sym. Orch.; Evgeny Svetlanov, cond.
12:00 P.M. Performance Today  We're highlighting musical celebrations of life and death. Hilary Hahn and the London Symphony play the Lark Ascending by Ralph Vaughn Williams, and the Boston Symphony Orchestra plays Henry Purcell's Funeral Music for Queen Mary, in concert at Carnegie Hall.
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin. William Walton.
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. SCHUBERT Arpeggione Sonata; Lynn Harrell, cello; James Levine, piano; WEBER Sym. #1 in C; London Classical Players; Roger Norrington, cond.
6:06 Evening Concert with Joan Canfield. LOCATELLI Conc. Grosso in F; Concerto Koln; HINDEMITH The Four Temperaments; Gordon Boelzner, piano; New York City Ballet Orch.; Robert Irving, cond.; POULENC Gloria; Judith Blegen, soprano; Westminster Choir; New York Phil.; Leonard Bernstein, cond.
8:00 Chicago Symphony Orchestra JANACEK From the House of the Dead Overt.; DVORAK Violin Conc. In a; Christian Tetzlaff, violin; SALONEN Nyx; JANACEK Sinfonietta; Esa-Pekka Salonen, cond.; DVORAK The Golden Spinning Wheel; Mark Elder, cond.
10:00 Music Through the Night

 

4 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: Forgotten Ballets.
10:00 Morning Concert with Gene Schiller. SCRIABIN Piano Sonata #3; John Ogdon, piano; VILLA-LOBOS String Quartet #6; Hollywood Quartet; DEBUSSY Danses Sacree et Profane; French National Orch.; Jean Martinon, cond.; NOVAK Toman and the Wood Nymph; Prague Sym. Orch.; Josef Hrncir, cond.
12:00 P.M. Performance Today  Four years ago, Parker Quartet violist Jessica Bodner was worried; she was hoping for a stable residency at a university or a conservatory. Now our former PT Young Artists are in residence at a place called Harvard.
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin. William Walton.
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. BERLIOZ Waverly Overt.; Staatskapelle Dresden; Colin Davis, cond.; MASSENET Scenes Alsaciennes; Nice Phil. Orch.; Marco Guidarini, cond.
6:06 Evening Concert with Joan Canfield. MILHAUD Suite Cisalpine; Thomas Blees, cello; Orch. of Radio Luxembourg; Bernard Kontarsky, cond.; MOSONYI Grand Nocturne; Kassai Trio; BRUCKNER Sym. #8 in c, scherzo & adagio; NDR Sym. Orch.; Gunter Wand, cond.
8:00 New York Philharmonic NIELSEN Helios Overt.; TCHAIKOVSKY Violin Conc. in D; Midori, violin; GRIEG Selections from Peer Gynt; LISZT Les Preludes; Alan Gilbert, cond.
10:00 Music Through the Night

 

5 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: Grandparent’s Day.
10:00 Morning Concert with Gene Schiller. FAURE Ballade; Daniel Varsano, piano; Philharmonia Orch.; Andrew Davis, cond.; KODALY Peacock Variations; Londo Sym. Orch.; Istvan Kertesz, cond.; CHEN KANG & ZHAN HAO Butterfly Lovers Concerto; Vanessa-Mae, violin; London Phil. Orch.; Viktor Fedotov, cond.
12:00 P.M. Performance Today  We'll hear music that Sergei Prokofiev wrote for the satirical film Lieutenant Kije, which depicts the noble life and tragic death of a soldier who never existed.
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin. William Walton.
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. HONEGGER Pastorale d’ete; Toulouse Sym. Orch.; Michel Plasson, cond.; POULENC Sinfonietta; San Diego Chamber Orch.; Donald Barra, cond.
6:06 Evening Concert with Joan Canfield. J. C. BACH Sextet in C; English Concert; MEYERBEER Les Patineurs; Cincinnati Pops Orch.; Erich Kunzel, cond.; BEACH Gaelic Sym.; Detroit Sym. Orch.; Neeme Jarvi, cond.
8:00 San Francisco Symphony BEETHOVEN Three Equali for Four Trombones; BEETHOVEN Sym. #2 in D; ADAMS Absolute Jest; BEETHOVEN Sym. #4 in B-flat; BEETHOVEN Leonore Overt. #3; Michael Tilson Thomas, cond.
10:00 Music Through the Night

 

6 SATURDAY
12:00 A.M. Music Through the Night
5:00 Howard’s Day Off with Howard Dicus. All Scarlatti. Domenico Scarlatti, born the same year as Bach and Handel, is coming into his own, his 500 keyboard sonatas increasingly available for lots of different instruments.
10:00 From the Top This week, From the Top broadcasts from Eastman School of Music, where special guest Sir James Galway joins us to lead an ensemble of young wind players and to tell us why he’s devoting so much of his time to teaching the next several generations of flutists. You’ll also hear from a young violinist who is working on building a smartphone app to help teachers and students track practice time.
11:00 Classical Guitar Alive! with Anthony Morris.  Music by Mozart, Haydn, and Oliviero Lacagnina.
1:00 P.M. World of Opera
WAGNER Das Rheingold. Wolfgang Roch (Wotan); Martin Winkler (Alberich); Claudia Mahnke (Fricka); Elisabet Strid (Freia); Norbert Ernst (Loge); Burkhard Ulrich (Mime); Wilhelm Schwinghammer (Fasolt); Sorin Coliban (Fafner); Markus Eiche (Donner); Lothar Odinius (Froh); Mirella Hagen (Woglinde); Julia Rutigliano (Wellgunde); Okka von der Damerau (Flosshilde); Bayreuth Festival Orch.; Kirill Petrenko, cond. Das Rheingold gets Wagner’s monumental Ring cycle off to a rousing start, in a quickly-paced drama introducing a fanciful world of vivid characters and world-shaping passions.
4:30 Classical Music  WOOD An Evening Song; Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Ernest Tomlinson, conductor (Naxos 8.223605); SCHUBERT  Piano Sonata in C, D. 840 (Unfinished); Alfred Brendel, piano (Philips 422-340-2)
5:00 Studio 360 with Kurt Andersen.  He's one of the most prolific art forgers ever -- but Mark Landis wont be prosecuted, because he never made a dime off his copies. What motivated him? Well also hear from Tavi Gevinson, who rose to fame as a preteen blogger; now a high school graduate, shes making her Broadway debut. Plus, Kurt gives some tips to Alan Cumming, who will guest host Studio 360 later this month. (Hint: bring your own Campari.)
6:00 A Prairie Home Companion
with Garrison Keillor.  A rewind to March 2013 and a show from the Fitzgerald Theater. Emmylou Harris and Rodney Crowell sing "'Till I Gain Control Again," Heather Masse and Jed Wilson "Ring Them Bells," and Jearlyn and Jevetta Steele shake the Fitz with "Hold On, I'm Comin'." In Lake Wobegon, Pastor Liz and Clint Bunsen spend some time together while digging a grave for Liz Tollefson.
8:00 The Thistle & Shamrock with Fiona Ritchie. Combos. We revel in the joyous sounds of multi-instrumental line-ups this week, shamelessly embracing anarchy in determining “what-goes-with-what.”
9:00 Fascinatin’ Rhythm with Michael Lasser. Irving Berlin’s Amazing Range – Rhythm ballads, sob songs, syncopated dance tunes, ragtime songs, double songs. There was nothing the protean Irving Berlin couldn’t write.
10:00 Millennium of Music with Robert Aubrey Davis. The City of Ladies. The Spanish ensemble Capella de Mininstrers has made more than 40 recordings; its latest 1-CD set and book is dedicated to women in the middle ages.
11:00 Music Through the Night

 

7 SUNDAY
12:00 A.M. Music Through the Night
5:00 Classical 24
8:00 With Heart & Voice with Peter Dubois. Gracious Gregorian. The melodies of Gregorian Chant have a timeless quality. We’ll explore the chants themselves, and the music inspired by chant, on this program to mark the Feast of Gregory the Great on September 3.
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. Special! The Hawaii Symphony Orchestra (season finale) Conductor Naoto Otomo leads the Hawaii Symphony Orchestra in a program including Sibelius’s Finlandia, the Symphonie Fantastique by Berlioz, and Grieg’s Piano Concerto with guest soloist Conrad Tao. Hosted by Gene Schiller.
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. Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy. It’s an old English nursery rhyme, but most of us know it from the title of a popular 1970’s spy thriller. In Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy, these occupations were code names, but we’re taking them literally, as we listen to music be men of war, men of craft, and men of espionage.
5:00 Weekend Radio with Robert Conrad. It’s back to school time, and we observe it with observations on kindergarten by Bill Cosby; book reports by Charlie Brown and Lily Tomlin’s “Tell Miss Sweeny Good Bye.” Jan C. Snow explores “Adult Education.” This Week in the Media.
6:00 The Dinner Party Download  Comedy legend Mel Brooks talks about reviving "Young Frankenstein," gagging his crew, adoring the ladies in his life, and more. PLUS, he offers priceless etiquette advice... Actress Greta Gerwig ("Frances Ha") tries a love story on for size... AC Newman of the indie super-group The New Pornographers spins a dinner party soundtrack that's so good, it'll annoy you... The one and only 'Cat Cafe' in North America... The science of "Nose blindness"... And we toast the first female switchboard operator in history.
7:00 Singing and Other Sins
with Gary Hickling  Folk Songs as Art Songs  This theme works in both directions: some composers have arranged folk songs as art songs. Brahms, Bartok and Britten were prime examples. From the other direction, we know of art songs by Schubert and Brahms et al which, though they began as art songs, become folk songs.
8:00 New Sounds  The Italian keyboardist and composer Ludovico Einaudi joins John to present selections from his record, “In a Time Lapse,” recorded in a wooden room in a monastery near Verona, Italy. We'll also hear a liberal sampling of his music; from solo keyboard works to pieces featuring forward-thinking violinist Daniel Hope, to collaborations with kora player Ballake Sissoko and duduk master Djivan Gasparian from Armenia.
9:00 The Early Muse
with Ian Capps. The Baroque Guitar in Italy. The modern guitar developed over many centuries from a variety of three-four-and five-stringed ancestors found throughout the Mediterranean area. The most sophisticated was the five-stringed Baroque guitar whose principal champions were, as usual, the Italians. All the guitarists except one on these recordings have performed here in Hawaii.
10:00 Music from the Hearts of Space  Space GUitars 12  An ambient excursion for electronically enhanced guitar.
11:00 Music Through the Night

 

8 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: Classics of Chamber Music.
10:00 Morning Concert with Gene Schiller. FAURE Pelleas et Melisande Suite; Israel Phil. Orch.; Zubin Mehta, cond.; MARTINU Sinfonietta Giocosa; Dennis Hennig, piano; Australian Chamber Orch.; Charles Mackerras, cond.; GRIEG Symphonic Dances; Bournemouth Sym. Orch.; Paavo Berglund, cond.
12:00 P.M. Performance Today  Conductor Gustavo Dudamel might be only 33 years old, but he has worked with great orchestras and soloists around the world, and he says violinist Janine Jansen's interpretation of the Violin Concerto by Mendelssohn is among the best he's ever heard. We'll hear Jansen perform that piece in concert in Los Angeles.
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin. Schubert String Quartets. Bill continues his in-depth look at the string quartet’s history and development this week with a focus on Franz Schubert.
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. CHERUBINI Anacreon Overt.; Berlin Phil. Orch.; Herbert von Karajan, cond.; GADE Sym. #4 in B-flat; Danish National Radio Sym.; Christopher Hogwood, cond.
6:06 Evening Concert with Joan Canfield. MAXWELL DAVIES An Orkney Wedding; Boston Pops Orch.; John Williams, cond.; DVORAK String Quartet #11 in C; Vlach Quartet, Prague; DVORAK Sym. #7 in d; Cleveland Orch.; Christoph von Dohnanyi, cond.
8:00 Cleveland Orchestra WAGNER Tannhauser Overt.; BRUCKNER Sym. #8 in c; Franz Welser-Most, cond.
10:00 Music Through the Night

 

9 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: Let’s Compare.
10:00 Morning Concert with Gene Schiller. ALFVEN Midsommarvaka (Swedish Rhapsody #1); Philadelphia Orch.; Eugene Ormandy, cond.; DOHNANYI Ruralia Hungarica; BBC Phil. Orch.; Matthias Bamert, cond.; BRAHMS Piano Conc. #1 in d; Van Cliburn, piano; Boston Sym. Orch.; Erich Leinsdorf, cond.
12:00 P.M. Performance Today
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin. Schubert String Quartets.
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. MARX Concertino on the pastoral fourth; Bochum Sym. Orch.; Stephen Sloane, cond.; MAHLER Songs of a Wayfarer; Mildred Miller, mezzo-soprano; Columbia Sym. Orch.; Bruno Walter, cond.
6:06 Evening Concert with Joan Canfield. PEZ Pastoral Conc.; Collegium Aureum; TCHAIKOVSKY Dances from Oprichniki & Eugene Onegin; Orch. of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden; Colin Davis, cond.; BEETHOVEN Eroica Variations; Bella Yudina, piano
8:00 Collector’s Corner with Henry Fogel. . Recently Discovered Recordings of Takashi Asahina. BRUCKNER Mass #3 in f; Osaka Phil. Choir and Orch.; DORN Labyrinth Images; Austrian Radio Orch.; HAYDN Sym. #19 in D; Kansai Phil.; BRUCKNER Helgoland; Osaka Phil. Choir & Orch.
10:00 Music Through the Night

 

10 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: Those Fabulous Finns.
10:00 Morning Concert with Gene Schiller. ATTERBERG Suite #3 for Violin, Viola & Strings; Swedish Chamber Orch.; Petter Sundkvist, cond.; STRAVINSKY Jeux de Cartes; Chicago Sym. Orch.; Georg Solti, cond.; STILL Sym. #2 in g, Song of a New Race; Detroit Sym. Orch.; Neeme Jarvi, cond.12:00 P.M. Performance Today
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin. Schubert String Quartets.
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. SVENDSEN Romance; Gil Shaham, violin; Orpheus Chamber Orch.; SINDING Piano Conc. in D-flat; Roland Keller, piano; Berlin Radio Sym.; Jorg Faerber, cond.
6:06 Evening Concert with Joan Canfield. BERLIOZ Benvenuto Cellini Overt.; London Sym. Orch.; Andre Previn, cond.; BACH Concerto for Two Harpsichords in c; Christophe Rousset, Christopher Hogwood, harpsichords; Academy of Ancient Music; NIELSEN Sym. #3, Sinfonia Espansiva; Inger Dam-Jensen, soprano; Poul Elming, tenor; Royal Danish Sym. Orch.; Michael Schonwandt, cond.
8:00 Chicago Symphony Orchestra SHOSTAKOVICH Festive Overt.; ROUSE (World Premiere) Heimdall’s Trumpet; Chris Martin, trumpet; TCHAIKOVSKY Manfred Sym.; SHOSTAKOVICH Chamber Sym.; Jaap Van Zweeden, cond.
10:00 Music Through the Night

 

11 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. JURAJ FILAS Requiem-Oratio Spei; (dedicated to the victims of terrorism); Ana Maria Martinez, soprano; Matthew Plenk, tenor; Filip Bandzak, baritone; Kuhn Mixed Choir; Prague Symphony Orchestra, Kent Tritle, conductor.
12:00 P.M. Performance Today
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin. Schubert String Quartets.
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. LISZT Hungarian Rhapsody #3; London
Sym. Orch.; Antal Dorati, cond.; BARTOK Divertimento for Strings; Chicago Sym. Orch.; Georg Solti, cond.
6:06 Evening Concert with Joan Canfield. DURUFLE Trois Danses; French National Orch.; Maurice Durufle, cond.; KUHLAU Flute Quintet #1 in D; Eyvind Rafn, flute; Kim Sjogren, violin; Georg Svendsen Andersen, viola; Bjarne Boye Rasmussen, viola; Lars Holm Johansen, cello; RESPIGHI Ancient Airs & Dances Suite #3; Berlin Phil. Orch.; Herbert von Karajan, cond.
8:00 New York Philharmonic R. STRAUSS Don Juan; R. STRAUSS Till Eulenspiegel’s Merry Pranks; ROUSE Oboe Conc.; Liang Wang, oboe; TCHAIKOVSKY Romeo & Juliet; Alan Gilbert, cond.
10:00 Music Through the Night

 

12 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: All’s Well That Ends Well (joyous finales).
10:00 Morning Concert with Gene Schiller. BACH/RESPIGHI Passacaglia & Fugue in D; Seattle Sym. Orch.; Gerard Schwarz, cond.; RESPIGHI Concerto Gregoriano; Lydia Mordkovitch, violin; BBC Phil. Orch.; Edward Downes, cond.; ALFANO Sym. #1, Classica; Brandenburg State Phil., Frankfurt; Israel Yinon, cond.
12:00 P.M. Performance Today
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin. Schubert String Quartets.
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. GILLIS Encore Concerto; Ian Hobson, piano & cond.; Sinfonia Varsovia; HANSON Sym. #2, Romantic; Seattle Sym. Orch.; Gerard Schwarz, cond.
6:06 Evening Concert with Joan Canfield. RODGERS Slaughter on 10th Avenue; Sym. Orch.; John Mauceri, cond.; PROKOFIEV Violin Conc. #1 in D; Vladimir Spivakov, violin; Royal Phil. Orch.; Yuri Temirkanov, cond.; VILLA-LOBOS Bachianas Brasileiras #1; 12 Cellists of the Berlin Philharmonic
8:00 San Francisco Symphony TRAD. Russian Folk Songs; STRAVINSKY Les Noces; STRAVINSKY Petrushka; STRAVINSKY Scherzo a la Russe; STRAVINSKY Divertimento from The Fairy’s Kiss; Michael Tilson Thomas, cond.
10:00 Music Through the Night

 

13 SATURDAY
12:00 A.M. Music Through the Night
5:00 Howard’s Day Off with Howard Dicus. The Oboe. Don’t you dare call it an ill-wind that nobody blows good! Come down off your high boy and enjoy music that features the oboe – oh, all right, I’’ll throw in some English horn, too.
10:00 From the Top This week, we are at the New England Music Camp with a show presented at Snow Pond Center for the Arts in Sindey, Maine.
11:00 Classical Guitar Alive! with Anthony Morris.
1:00 P.M. World of Opera CATALANI La Wally. Barbara Frittoli (Wally); Gregory Kunde (Giuseppe Hagenbach); Balint Szabo (Stromminger ); Andrzej Dobber (Vincenzo Gellner); Ivanna Lesyk-Sadivska (Walter); Ahlima Mhamdi (Afra); Orch. de la Suisse Romande; Grand Theatre Chorus; Evelino Pido, cond.
4:30 Classical Music 
5:00 Studio 360
with Kurt Andersen     
6:00 A Prairie Home Companion
with Garrison Keillor.
8:00 The Thistle & Shamrock with Fiona Ritchie. Julie Fowlis. Raised in the Outer Hebrides, Julie Fowlis is one of a small group of singers bringing Scots Gaelic music into the cultural mainstream; no more so than when she provided the singing voice for Disney’s Oscar-winning animation “Brave.” Meet her this week.
9:00 Fascinatin’ Rhythm with Michael Lasser. Shimmy, Stomp, Slow Drag, and Strut – The new kind of dancing the 20th century gave us – hot, sexy, and deliciously low down. An hour of “demonstratin’.”‘
10:00 Millennium of Music with Robert Aubrey Davis. French Baroque Splendor. Three new recordings take us from the court of Louis XIII into the court of his successors, with music by Moulinie, Charpentier, and even Jean-Jacques Rousseau.
11:00 Music Through the Night

 

14 SUNDAY
12:00 A.M. Music Through the Night
5:00 Classical 24
8:00 With Heart & Voice with Peter Dubois. Fanfares, Flourishes, and Praise. Exuberant sacred choral and organ music will fill the air. Join Peter for this program of festive music.
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 SCHREKER Scherzo for Strings; BEETHOVEN Romance; VIEUXTEMPS Violin Conc. #5 in a; Vivane Hagner, violin; MOZART Sym. #40 in g; Orpheus Chamber Orch.
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. Echo. We’re listening for echoes! Spelunkers, churchgoers, and young children in bathrooms have always loved to hear their own voices bouncing back to them, and composers haven’t been immune to the lure of echoing air. We’ll hear musical echoes, short and long, from across Europe. Plus we’ll explore some curious inventions from composer Biago Marini in our featured recording.
5:00 Weekend Radio with Robert Conrad. Football is at our throats with Bob and Ray, Tom Lehrer, Mad Show and Second City. Also, a Freudian analysis of the game. Mark Levy wonders about “Life as a Pomegranate.” This Week in the Media.
6:00 The Dinner Party Download
7:00 Singing and Other Sins with Gary Hickling  Name the Singer  This is a living soprano, who has concentrated her career in the performance and recording of art songs. Can you recognize the voice? Email, tweet or Facebook the answer before the end of the program and you’ll find your name listed on the Master Musicologist’s Page.
8:00 New Sounds 
9:00 The Early Muse with Ian Capps. Late Monteverdi & Traditional Polyphony. While championing the new music of the Baroque, the seconda pratica, Claudio Monteverdi never lost sight of the more traditional Renaissance polyphony, the prima pratica, especially in the context of the Ordinary of the Mass.
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

 

15 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. R. STRAUSS Dance of the Seven Veils from Salome; New York Stadium Sym.; Leopold Stokowski, cond.; HOVHANESS Sym. #4; Eastman Wind Ensemble; A. Clyde Roller, cond.; PIZZETTI Concerto dell-Estate; Orch. de la Suisse Romande; Lamberto Gardelli, cond.
12:00 P.M. Performance Today
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin. Autumn Leaves. Works inspired by sights, sounds and smells of the world at summer’s end, including selections by Vivaldi, Piazzolla, Delius and Schubert.
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. BERNSTEIN (arr. Brohn) West Side Story Suite; Joshua Bell, violin; Philharmonia Orch.; David Zinman, cond.; PISTON The Incredible Flutist; St. Louis Sym.; Leonard Slatkin, cond.
6:06 Evening Concert with Joan Canfield. MARTIN Petite Symphonie Concertante; Sym. Orch.; Leopold Stokowski, cond.; DEBUSSY Three Nocturnes; London Sym. Orch. & Chorus; Rafael Fruhbeck de Burgos, cond.; BEETHOVEN Sym. #1 in C; Columbia Sym. Orch.; Bruno Walter, cond.
8:00 Cleveland Orchestra BRAHMS Song of Destiny; BRAHMS A German Requiem; Malin Hartelius, soprano; Simon Keenlyside, baritone; Vienna Friends of Music Chorus; Franz Welser-Most, cond.
10:00 Music Through the Night

 

16 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: The Romantics.
10:00 Morning Concert with Gene Schiller. BACH Brandenburg Conc. #3; Philip Jones Brass Ensemble; RAVEL String Quartet in F; Sequoia Quartet; SCHUMANN Symphonic Etudes; Evgeny Kissin, piano
12:00 P.M. Performance Today
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin. Autumn Leaves.
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. WALTON Scapino Overt.; Bournemouth Sinfonietta; Andrew Litton, cond.; SIBELIUS Sym. #5 in E-flat; New York Phil.; Leonard Bernstein, cond.
6:06 Evening Concert with Joan Canfield. RATHAUS Serenade; The Janacek Phil. Orch.; Joel Eric Suben, cond.; MAREK Sinfonietta; Philharmonia Orch. of London; Gary Brain, cond.; TCHAIKOVSKY Souvenir de Florence; Ying Quartet; James Dunham, viola; Paul Katz, cello
8:00 Collector’s Corner with Henry Fogel. An Extraordinary Live Performance from La Scala, 1954. VERDI Otello. Mario Del Monaco; Renata Tebaldi; Leonard Warren; Antonino Votto, cond.
10:00 Music Through the Night

 

17 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: Contemporary Classics.
10:00 Morning Concert with Gene Schiller. SAINT-SAENS Omphale’s Spinning Wheel; Boston Sym. Orch.; Charles Munch, cond.; SAINT-SAENS Carnival of the Animals; Guher & Suher Pekinel, pianos; Orch. Phil. de Radio France; Marek Janowski, cond.; POULENC Concerto for Organ, Strings & Timpani; Berj Zamkochian, organ; Boston Sym. Orch.; Charles Munch, cond.; TCHAIKOVSKY Hamlet; St. Louis Sym. Orch.; Leonard Slatkin, cond.
12:00 P.M. Performance Today
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin. Autumn Leaves.
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. HAYDN Sym. #7 in C, Le Midi; English Concert; Trevor Pinnock, cond.; GLUCK Ballet music from Orfeo ed Euridice; Rome Opera Orch.; Pierre Monteux, cond.
6:06 Evening Concert with Joan Canfield. OFFENBACH La Belle Helene Overt.; City of Birmingham Sym. Orch.; Louis Fremaux, cond.; SCARLATTI/TOMMASINI The Good-Humored Ladies; Cleveland Orch.; Louis Lane, cond.; MERCADANTE Flute Conc. in E; James Galway, flute; I Solisti Veneti; Claudio Scimone, cond.
8:00 Chicago Symphony Orchestra BEETHOVEN Consecration of the House Overt.; MOZART Piano Conc. #21 in C; Maurizio Pollini, piano; MENDELSSOHN Calm Sea & Prosperous Voyage; SCHUMANN Sym. #3 in E-flat, Rhenish; HAYDN Sym. #39 in g; Riccardo Muti, cond.
10:00 Music Through the Night

 

18 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. GILSON Andante & Scherzo; Timora Rosler, cello; Flemish Radio Sym.; Martyn Brabbins, cond.; PROKOFIEV Piano Conc. #3 in C; Michel Beroff, piano; Leipzig Gewandhaus Orch.; Kurt Masur, cond.; ROSSINI/RESPIGHI La Boutique Fantasque; Boston Pops Orch.; Arthur Fiedler, cond.
12:00 P.M. Performance Today
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin. Autumn Leaves.
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. CHOPIN Andante & Grande Polonaise; Artur Rubinstein, piano; Sym. of the Air; Alfred Wallenstein, cond.; FALLA El Amor Brujo; Leontyne Price, soprano; Chicago Sym. Orch.; Fritz Reiner, cond.
6:06 Evening Concert with Joan Canfield. BENJAMIN Pastoral, Arioso & Finale; Ian Munro, piano; COPLAND Rodeo; Buffalo Phil. Orch.; JoAnn Falletta, cond.; GADE Octet in F; L’Archibudelli & The Smithsonian Chamber Players
8:00 New York Philharmonic COPLAND Fanfare for the Common Man; GERSHWIN Strike Up the Band; COPLAND Clarinet Conc.; Marc Nuccio, clarinet; GROFE Grand Canyon Suite; Bramwell Tovey, cond.
10:00 Music Through the Night

 

19 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: Up a Lazy River.
10:00 Morning Concert with Gene Schiller. RANGSTROM Vauxhall; Stockholm Phil. Orch.; Osmo Vanska, cond.; GLIERE Horn Conc. in B-flat; Hermann Baumann, horn; Leipzig Gewandhaus Orch.; Kurt Masur, cond.; SCHUBERT Sym. #9 in C, Great; Philharmonia Orch.; Otto Klemperer, cond.
12:00 P.M. Performance Today
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin. Autumn Leaves.
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. GOLDMARK In Italy; Philharmonia Orch.; Yondani Butt, cond.; PEROSI Clarinet Conc.; Vincenzo Mariozzi, clarinet; Sym. Orch.; Arturo Sacchetti, cond.
6:06 Evening Concert with Joan Canfield. ELMER BERNSTEIN Guitar Conc., for Two Chistophers; Christopher Parkening, guitar; London Sym. Orch.; Elmer Bernstein, cond.; BRAHMS Clarinet Sonata #1in f; David Shifrin, clarinet; Carol Rosenberger, piano; BEETHOVEN Piano Conc. #4 in G; Mitsuko Uchida, piano; Royal Concertgebouw Orch.; Kurt Sanderling, cond.
8:00 San Francisco Symphony FAURE Pavane; SIBELIUS Sym. #3 in C; RACHMANINOFF Piano Conc. #3 n d; Yuja Wang, piano; SIBELIUS Sym. #4 in a; Michael Tilson Thomas, cond.
10:00 Music Through the Night

 

20 SATURDAY
12:00 A.M. Music Through the Night
5:00 Howard’s Day Off with Howard Dicus. Take a Rumba and Wait For the Tango. We’re in step with the tango, the habanera, the rhumba and the bolero. The Spanish tinge is what Jelly Roll Morton called it.
10:00 From the Top This week, host Christopher O’Riley catches up with some of From The Top’s most illustrious alumni in our annual “Where Are They Now Show.” You’ll enjoy the extraordinary music these young pros are making in their early careers and hear their stories of triumph and struggle as they work to define their creative space in the world. Featured alumni include a brilliant young composer who is about to have a concert of his work performed by the Shanghai Philharmonic, a touring violinist who’s just released a CD of all unaccompanied pieces, and a French horn player who has founded a free music school in his hometown.
11:00 Classical Guitar Alive! with Anthony Morris.
1:00 P.M. World of Opera VERDI Otello. Inva Mula (Desdemona); Roberto Alagna (Otello); Seng-Hyoun Ko (Iago); Sophie Pondjiclis (Emilia); Florian Laconi (Cassio0; Enrico Lori (Lodovico); Julian Dran (Rodrigo); Jean-Marie Delpas (Montano); Radio France Philharmonic Orch. & Chorus; Myung-Whun Chung, cond.
4:30 Classical Music    
5:00 Studio 360 with Kurt Andersen     
6:00 A Prairie Home Companion with Garrison Keillor.
8:00 The Thistle & Shamrock with Fiona Ritchie. Irish Pairs. Few musical sounds make a more honest and direct statement than duos in the Irish tradition. Enjoy them combining their voices, guitars, fiddles, flutes and more acoustic instruments.
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 New Takes on Early Music. Continuing our occasional “Old Wine, New Skins” feature, we hear recordings that give us a contemporary take on Sephardic musicl, a jazz ensemble in the middle ages, and sacred Sicilian folklore.
11:00 Music Through the Night

 

21 SUNDAY
12:00 A.M. Music Through the Night
5:00 Classical 24
8:00 With Heart & Voice with Peter Dubois. Music of the Spirit. We’ll listen to music about the Holy Spirit, and to feed our spirits.
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 JANACEK From the House of the Dead Overt.; DVORAK Cello Conc. in b; Alisa Weilerstein, cello; BEETHOVEN Sym. #7 in A; Czech Phil. Orch.; Jiri Belohlavek, 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. Spotlight on Julianne Baird. We’re shining a spotlight on soprano Julianne Baird. We’ll also enjoy a sampling of Canada’s “early” traditional music scene and hear a modern approach to English renaissance music on a featured release by Joel Frederiksen.
5:00 Weekend Radio with Robert Conrad. Real estate is explored by Stan Freberg, Terry-Thomas and Bob Newhart. Also, Firesign Theatre’s best ever creation “Waiting for the Electrician.” Richard Howland-Bolton talks about “Driving Misanthropy.” This Week in the Media.
6:00 The Dinner Party Download
7:00 Singing and Other Sins with Gary Hickling  Countertenors  We recognize this voice as it often is called upon to sing what was written for operatic castrati. But there is a lot of art song that is sung by countertenors, whether Baroque or Romantic. I’ll throw in a few quizzes: which of the two singers is a countertenor?
8:00 New Sounds 
9:00 The Early Muse with Ian Capps. Vienna under the Hapsburgs. Fine music in Vienna dates from the late 15th century when the long Hapsburg reign over the Holy Roman Empire began. For the next 500 years, a parade of Flemish composers and Italian baroque violinists finally gave way to the first Austrian violinist and composer to gain Europe-wide recognition, Johann Heinrich Schmelzer.
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

 

22 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: Shades of Autumn.
10:00 Morning Concert with Gene Schiller. R. STRAUSS Serenade in E-flat; Members of the Stockholm Philharmonic; Paavo Berglund, cond.; SCHONBERG Verklarte Nacht; Sym. Orch.; Leopold Stokowski, cond.; BEETHOVEN Sym. #6 in F, Pastoral; Hanover Band; Roy Goodman, cond.
12:00 P.M. Performance Today
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin  String Quartet Composers from Fibich to Sibelius  Bill continues his in-depth look at the string quartet’s history and development this week with a focus on Zdeněk Fibich, Jean Sibelius, and their contemporaries.
3:00 Masterworks Hour
with Gene Schiller. TOCH Big Ben, Variation Fantasy on the Westminster Chimes; NDR Sym. Orch., Hamburg; Leon Botstein, cond.; HINDEMITH Symphonic Metamorphosis on Themes of Weber; Philadelphia Orch.; Wolfgang Sawallisch, cond.
6:06 Evening Concert with Joan Canfield. CIURLIONIS Miske (In the Forest); Slovak Phil. Orch.; Juozas Domarkas, cond.; BEETHOVEN Violin Sonata #8 in G; Henryk Szeryng, violin; Artur Rubinstein, piano; GRIEG Sym. in c; Gothenburg Sym. Orch.; Neeme Jarvi, cond.
8:00 Cleveland Orchestra J. STRAUSS JR. Die Fledermaus Overt.; GOLIJOV The Dreams and Prayers of Isaac the Blind; Franklin Cohen, clarinet; BERLIOZ Symphonie Fantastique; Tito Munoz, cond.
10:00 Music Through the Night

 

23 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: Anne Sofie von Otter.
10:00 Morning Concert with Gene Schiller. ELGAR Introduction & Allegro for Strings; Sinfonia of London; John Barbirolli, cond.; LALO Cello Conc. in d; Matt Haimovitz, cello; Chicago Sym. Orch.; James Levine, cond.; CARPENTER Adventures in a Perambulator; Eastman-Rochester Orch.; Howard Hanson, cond.
12:00 P.M. Performance Today  Israeli-American composer Ofer Ben-Amots combines Jewish folk music with contemporary textures. This past summer, he joined Fred onstage at the Grand Teton Music Festival. We'll hear highlights from that conversation, plus a stirring performance of his Odessa Trio.
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin  String Quartet Composers from Fibich to Sibelius  Bill continues his in-depth look at the string quartet’s history and development this week with a focus on Zdeněk Fibich, Jean Sibelius, and their contemporaries.
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. MOZART Serenata Notturno; Concentus Musicus Wien; Nikolaus Harnoncourt, cond.; NOVAK Serenade in F; Ukrainian Chamber Orch.; Andrew Mogrelia, cond.
6:06 Evening Concert with Joan Canfield. SCHUBERT Der Vierjahrige Posten Overt.; St. Christopher Chamber Orch. of Lithuania; Arie Lipsky, cond.; RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Mlada Suite; Scottish National Orch.; Neeme Jarvi, cond.; SCHUMANN Fantasiestucke, Op. 88; Martha Argerich, piano; Gidon Kremer, violin; Mischa Maisky, cello
8:00 Collector’s Corner with Henry Fogel. Music of Charles Villiers Stanford – Program 1 of 2. STANFORD Piano Conc. #2 in c; Sym. #7 in d; Suite for Violin & Orch.; Three Motets
10:00 Music Through the Night

 

24 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. HUMPERDINCK Hansel und Gretel Overt.; Berlin Phil. Orch.; Herbert von Karajan, cond.; SCHUMANN Violin Conc. in d; Joshua Bell, violin; Cleveland Orch.; Christoph von Dohnanyi, cond.; RAFF Sym. #10, Autumn; Philharmonia Hungarica; Werner Andreas Albert, cond.
12:00 P.M. Performance Today
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin  String Quartet Composers from Fibich to Sibelius  Bill continues his in-depth look at the string quartet’s history and development this week with a focus on Zdeněk Fibich, Jean Sibelius, and their contemporaries.
3:00 Masterworks Hour
with Gene Schiller. BARBER Summer Music; Jeanne Baxtresser, flute; Joseph Robinson, oboe; Stanley Drucker, clarinet; Judith LeClair, bassoon; Philip Myers, horn; DELIUS In a Summer Garden; Orch. of the Welsh National Opera; Charles Mackerras, cond.
6:06 Evening Concert with Joan Canfield. PANUFNIK Sinfonia Sacra; Concertgebouw Orch., Amsterdam; Andrzej Panufnik, cond.; RUTTER Requiem; Choir of King’s College, Cambridge; City of London Sinfonia; Stephen Cleobury, cond.
8:00 Chicago Symphony Orchestra SCHUBERT Sym. #1 in D; MOZART Bassoon Conc.; David McGill, bassoon; SCHUBERT Sym. #6 in C, Little; MOZART Sym. #38 in D, Prague; Riccardo Muti, cond.
10:00 Music Through the Night

 

25 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: Obsessions.
10:00 Morning Concert with Gene Schiller. MENDELSSOHN Sym. #4 in A, Italian; Vienna Phil. Orch.; John Eliot Gardiner, cond.; SUK Elegy; Ahn Trio; SMETANA Vysehrad, The Moldau & From Bohemia’s Meadows & Forests; Boston Sym. Orch.; Rafael Kubelik, cond.
12:00 P.M. Performance Today
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin  String Quartet Composers from Fibich to Sibelius  Bill continues his in-depth look at the string quartet’s history and development this week with a focus on Zdeněk Fibich, Jean Sibelius, and their contemporaries.
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. DVORAK Carnival Overt.; Chicago Sym. Orch.; Fritz Reiner, cond.; BEETHOVEN Triple Conc. in C; Claudio Arrau, piano; Henryk Szeryng, violin; Janos Starker, cello; New Philharmonia Orch.; Eliahu Inbal, cond.
6:06 Evening Concert with Joan Canfield. RAMEAU Deuxieme Concert; Chiyoko Arita, harpsichord; Natsumi Wakamatsu, violin; Masahiro Arita, flute; Wieland Kuijken, viola da gamba; SHOSTAKOVICH Ballet Suite #2; Frankfurt Radio Sym.; Dmitri Kitaenko, cond.; SIBELIUS Sym. #3 in C; Boston Sym. Orch.; Colin Davis, cond.
8:00 New York Philharmonic MOZART Sym. #39 in E-flat; MOZART Sym. #40 in g; MOZART Sym. #41 in C, Jupiter; Alan Gilbert, cond.
10:00 Music Through the Night

 

26 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. MONCAYO Tierra de Temporale (Parched Earth); Mexico Phil. Orch.; Fernando Lozano, cond.; RODRIGO Concierto de Aranjuez; Eduardo Fernandez, guitar; English Chamber Orch.; Miguel Gomez Martinez, cond.; TCHEREPNIN Narcisse et Echo; Hague Chamber Choir; Residentie Orch. The Hague; Gennady Rozhdestvensky, cond.
12:00 P.M. Performance Today
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin  String Quartet Composers from Fibich to Sibelius  Bill continues his in-depth look at the string quartet’s history and development this week with a focus on Zdeněk Fibich, Jean Sibelius, and their contemporaries.
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. BRAHMS Horn Trio in E-flat; Radovan Vlatkovic, horn; Hans Maile, violin; Vladimir Ashkenazy, piano; BOCCHERINI Guitar Quintet #4 in D, Fandango; Pepe Romero, guitar; Academy of St. Martin Chamber Ensemble
6:06 Evening Concert with Joan Canfield. GERSHWIN An American in Paris; Boston Pops Orch.; Arthur Fiedler, cond.; DONIZETTI Excerpts from Lucia di Lammermoor; Andrea Rost, soprano; Bruce Ford, tenor; Hanover Band; Charles Mackerras, cond.; DEBUSSY Images; Boston Sym. Orch.; Charles Munch, cond.
8:00 San Francisco Symphony
10:00 Music Through the Night

 

27 SATURDAY
12:00 A.M. Music Through the Night
5:00 Howard’s Day Off with Howard Dicus. Keiki Music. Roy Harris and Robert Schumann remember their childhood; Prokofiev tries to write music for children that isn’t Peter & the Wolf, and what Ravel and Debussy wrote with kids in mind.
10:00 From the Top This week, we’re at the Peabody Essex Museum in Salem, Massachusetts for a show featuring their composer-in-residence, Matthew Aucoin.
11:00 Classical Guitar Alive! with Anthony Morris.
1:00 P.M. World of Opera RAMEAU Castor et Pollux. Colin Ainsworth (Castor); Florian Sempey (Pollux); Emmanuelle de Negri (Telaire); Clementine Margaine (Phebe); Sabine Devieilhe (Cleone); Christian Immler (Jupiter ); Virgile Ancely (High Priest); Pymalion Ensemble; Raphael Pichon, cond. When Rameau died, a French periodical praised the composer as “the God of Harmony,” and in retrospect that’s easy to understand. In the era between the seminal dramas of Monteverdi and the revolutionary works of Mozart, few composers wrote more brilliant operas than Rameau. Castor et Pollux is among his finest.
4:30 Classical Music    
5:00 Studio 360 with Kurt Andersen     
6:00 A Prairie Home Companion with Garrison Keillor.
8:00 The Thistle & Shamrock with Fiona Ritchie. Canada. Travel to Cape Breton, Newfoundland, Prince Edward Island, Quebec and on into the west to hear the authentic Celtic rooted music of Canada.
9:00 Fascinatin’ Rhythm with Michael Lasser. George Gershwin Early and Late -  Even though George Gershwin had a discernible sound, the evolution of his style over a mere twenty years is striking.
10:00 Millennium of Music with Robert Aubrey Davis. Bulgaria, Portugal, and the New World. Three new releases take us on a journey from the Old World to the New.
11:00 Music Through the Night

 

28 SUNDAY
12:00 A.M. Music Through the Night
5:00 Classical 24
8:00 With Heart & Voice with Peter Dubois. Music for Peace and Healing. An observance of the International Day of Peace on September 28. Join Peter as we listen to beautiful sacred choral and organ music centering on aspects of peace and healing.
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 BEHZAD RANJBARAN Seemorgh; RACHMANINOFF Piano Conc. #2 in c; Denis Matsuev, piano; TCHAIKOVSKY Sym. #5 in e; Qatar Phil. Orch.; Han-Na Chang, 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. Musica. Music is many things to many people. The late poet Maya Angelou called music her refuge. To Jack Kerouac, music was “the only truth.” And to composers and musicians through the ages, music was bread and board – and sometimes muse!
5:00 Weekend Radio with Robert Conrad. As this is the new car season, Jean Shepherd, Bill Cosby and Peter, Paul and Mary, Michael Bentine and others muse on automobiles. Mark Levy’s subject is “Upside Down Wind.” This Week in the Media.
6:00 The Dinner Party Download
7:00 Singing and Other Sins with Gary Hickling  Recent Releases  It’s always such a joy to listen to the wealth of new recordings of art song. This time we’ll hear poetry of Margaret Atwood set by American women composers performed by Eileen Stremple, soprano.  The words of Eleanor Roosevelt have been set as art songs by Stacy Garrop and the mezzo soprano Buffy Baggott sings them. Karol Szymanowski’s Songs with Orchestra has been released by Naxos. We’ll sample songs to the poetry of Rabindranath Tagore and you’ll hear George Crumb songs as well.
8:00 New Sounds  Music From Central Asia 
9:00 The Early Muse with Ian Capps. Toledo in the Time of El Greco. Toledo has been one of the most revered cultural centers of Spain since the Renaissance. Magnificent music by Spanish masters of the Golden Age is enshrined only in manuscripts in the cathedral, known to the world from El Greco’s iconic painting and heard daily by the artist himself.
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

 

29 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. ROSSINI La Scala di Seta Overt.; Chicago Sy. Orch.; Fritz Reiner, cond.; MOZART Piano Conc. #23 in A; Artur Rubinstein, piano; RCA Victor Sym. Orch.; Alfred Wallenstein, cond.; HAYDN Sym. #103 in E-flat, Drumroll; Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orch.; Adam Fischer, cond.
12:00 P.M. Performance Today
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin. Life Among the Dead. This week we’ll venture into hallowed territory with some of the most profound music in the literature, including requiems by Mozart, Verdi, Berlioz, Faure, Dvorak, and Durufle.
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. KABALEVSKY Colas Breugnon Suite; Moscow Sym. Orch.; Vasily Jelvakov, cond.; TCHAIKOVSKY Mozartiana; Stuttgart Sym. Orch.; Neville Marriner, cond.
6:06 Evening Concert with Joan Canfield. ADAM Selections from Giselle; Orch. of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden; Richard Bonynge, cond.; JANACEK Taras Bulba; Czech Phil. Orch.; Vaclav Neumann, cond.; HOLST Selections from The Planets; Chicago Sym. Orch.; James Levine, cond.
8:00 Cleveland Orchestra JANACEK The Cunning Little Vixen; Martina Jankova (Vixen); Alan Held (Forester); Jennifer Johnson Cano (Fox); Julie Boulianne (Dog); Cleveland Orch. Chorus and Children’s Chorus; Franz Welser-Most, cond.
10:00 Music Through the Night

 

30 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: New Names, New Recordings.
10:00 Morning Concert with Gene Schiller. MAHLER Sym. #10, Adagio; Berlin Radio Sym.; Riccardo Chailly, cond.; BEETHOVEN (arr. Bernstein) String Quartet #16 in F; Berlin Phil. Orch.; Leonard Bernstein, cond.; BRAHMS (arr. Schonberg) Piano Quartet #1 in g; City of Birmingham Sym. Orch.; Simon Rattle, cond.
12:00 P.M. Performance Today
2:00 Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin. Life Among the Dead.
3:00 Masterworks Hour with Gene Schiller. CASTELNUOVO-TEDESCO Guitar Quintet; Kazuhito Yamashita, guitar; Tokyo Quartet; TURINA Sinfonia Sevillana; Cincinnati Sym. Orch.; Jesus Lopez-Cobos, cond.
6:06 Evening Concert with Joan Canfield. VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Oboe Conc.; Maurice Bourgue, oboe; English String Orch.; William Boughton, cond.; MOZART Violin Conc. #3 in G; David Oistrakh, violin & cond.; Philharmonia Orch.; STANFORD Sym. #3 in f, Irish; Bournemouth Sinfonietta; Norman Del Mar, cond.
8:00 Live! at the Concertgebouw
10:00 Music Through the Night

Conductor Gustavo Dudamel might be only 33 years old, but he has worked with great orchestras and soloists around the world. And he says violinist Janine Jansen's interpretation of the Violin Concerto by Mendelssohn is among the best he's ever heard. On Monday's Performance Today, we'll Jansen perform that piece in concert in Los Angeles.