Schedule & Playlists

Playlist for Saturday, September 23, 2023

12:00 - 7:00 am

12:00 am

Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: "The Magic Flute," K. 620 K 620

Scottish Chamber Orchestra / Charles Mackerras, conductor

Thomas Allen, bass,br,

Telarc CD-80529

12:02 am

Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: "The Magic Flute," K. 620 K 620

Heinz Holliger, oboe,ob,

Philips 426288-2

12:05 am

Berio, Luciano: Variations on Papageno's Aria, "Ein Mädchen oder Weibchen"

Milan Giuseppe Verdi Symphony Orchestra / Riccardo Chailly, conductor


London 4762830

12:07 am

Beethoven, Ludwig van: Variations on Mozart's "Ein Mädchen oder Weibchen," Op.66

Carol Honigberg, piano,p,

Albany TROY-268/69 (2)

12:18 am

Françaix, Jean: "Hommage à l'ami Papageno" (1984)

Jean Francaix,p,

Wergo WER-60143

12:27 am

Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: "The Magic Flute," K. 620 K 620

The Academy of St. Martin in the Fields / Sir Neville Marriner, conductor

Philips 426276-2 (2)

12:28 am

Barber, Samuel: Violin Concerto, Op. 14 Op 14

London Symphony Orchestra / Maxim Shostakovich, conductor

Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, violin,v,

EMI/Ang CDC4-76804-2

12:54 am

Couperin, Armand-Louis: Pieces de clavecin (Suite)

Gustav Leonhardt, piano,hc,

Philips 420939-2

1:00 am

Glazunov, Alexander: Serenade #1, Op 7

Royal Phil / Yondani Butt


1:04 am

Berlioz, Hector: "Roman Carnival" Overture, Op.9

Detroit Symphony Orchestra / Paul Paray, conductor

Mercury 434328-2

1:13 am

Glazunov, Alexander: Saxophone Quartet in E-Flat, Op 109 Op 109

Wsaxq WSAXQ-401

1:14 am

Glazunov, Alexander: String Quartet #6, Op 106

MD+G Recordings 6031239-2

1:54 am

Chipp, Edmund Thomas: Twilight Fancies (1857)

Ian Hobson, piano,p,

Arabesque Z-6596

2:00 am

Auber, Daniel-François: "Le premier jour de bonheur"

Gothenburg Opera Orch / Bengt Andersson


Sterling CDS-1039-2

2:05 am

Strauss II, Johann: Quadrille, "Le Premier Jour de Bonheur d'Auber," Op. 327

Alfred Walter, conductor

Marco Polo 8.223219

2:10 am

Strauss II, Johann: Polka schnell, "Freikügeln," Op. 326

Cincinnati Pops Orchestra / Erich Kunzel, conductor

Telarc CD-80314

2:13 am

Strauss II, Johann: Quadrille on Themes from Verdi's "Un ballo in maschera," Op. 27

Philharmonia Promenade Orch / Henry Krips, conductor

Angel S-35873

2:20 am

Strauss II, Johann: Scherz-Polka, Op. 72 Op 72

Czech Radio Symphony Orchestra / Johannes Wildner


Marco Polo 8.223215

2:22 am

Beethoven, Ludwig van: Violin Sonata no.9 in A, Op.47, "Kreutzer"

Brooks Smith, piano,v,

RCA 61747-2 (3)

2:53 am

Stradella, Alessandro: Aria, Ragion sempre addita

Academy of St Martin in the Fields / Sir Neville Marriner, conductor

Janet Baker, mezzo-soprano,ms,

Philips 434173-2

3:00 am

Bruckner, Anton: Motet, "Christus factus est"

Viennensis Chorus / Hans Gillesberger, conductor

Acanta 41232

3:05 am

Debussy, Claude: "Children's Corner" Suite

Ivan Moravec, piano,p,

VAI VAIA-1043 (2)

3:22 am

Trad, Dutch: Moeke (Mother)

Dalton Baldwin, piano,p,

CBS M-35119

3:23 am

Wagenaar, Johan: Concert Overture, "Frühlingsgewalt," Op 11

Netherlands Radio Sym / Jac van Steen, conductor

NM Classics 92090

3:32 am

Röntgen, Julius: Viola Sonata in c (1924)

Francien Schatborn,vi,

Etcetera KTC-1255

3:54 am

Strauss, Richard: Five Songs, Op. 32 Op 32

Erik Werba, piano,t,

EMI/Ang CDM5-65352-2

4:00 am

Van den bergh, Gertrude: Kamarinskaya

Oleg Timofeyev,g,

Dorian DOR-93170

4:05 am

Trad, Russian: Kamarinskaya

Osipov Russian Folk Orch / Nicolai Kalinin


Philips 434080-2

4:08 am

Glinka, Mikhail: "Kamarinskaya"

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra / Fritz Reiner, conductor

Sony MHK-62343

4:14 am

Glinka, Mikhail: Capriccio on Russian Themes (1834)

Joan Yarbrough,p,

Pantheon D07183

4:22 am

Trad, Russian: Folksong, Mhedruli

Tbilisi Folk Ensemble / Robert Gogolashvili


MCA Classics AED-10285

4:24 am

Vieuxtemps, Henri: Violin Concerto #4 in d, Op 31

Orchestre de Paris / Daniel Barenboim, conductor

Itzhak Perlman, violin,v,

EMI/Ang CDC7-47165-2

4:54 am

ZIMMERMAN, Fiodor: Tyrolian Waltz

Oleg Timofeyev,g,

Dorian DOR-93170

5:00 am

Sarasate, Pablo de: "Introduction and Tarantella," Op 43 Op 43

Miguel Ortega

Angel Jesus Garcia,v,

Rtve Musica 65042

5:05 am

Albéniz, Isaac: "Suite Española," Op. 47 Op 47

Alicia de Larrocha, piano,p,

EMI/Ang CMS7-64504-2 (2)

5:27 am

Sanz, Gaspar: "Suite española"

Christopher Parkening, guitar,g,

EMI/Ang CDC7-49404-2

5:35 am

Lecuona, Ernesto: "Andalucía, Suite Espagnole"

Thomas Tirino,p,

BIS CD-754

5:36 am

Haydn, Franz Joseph: Symphony No. 21 in A

Scottish Chamber Orchestra / Gerard Schwarz, conductor

Delos D/CD-3062

5:55 am

Webber, William Lloyd: "Three Spring Miniatures" (1952)

Ian Brown, piano,p,

Hyperion CDA-67008

6:00 am

Mendelssohn, Felix: "Songs Without Words," Op 67 Op 67

Luba Edlina, piano,p,

Chandos CHAN-8948/9 (2)

6:02 am

Mendelssohn, Felix: "Songs Without Words," Op 67 Op 67

Luba Edlina, piano,p,

Chandos CHAN-8948/9 (2)

6:05 am

Mendelssohn, Felix: Violin Concerto in d

Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra / Gerd Albrecht, conductor

Frank Peter Zimmermann, violin,v,

EMI CDC7-47429-2

6:28 am

Reger, Max: Chorus, "Trutze nicht"

Oehms Classics OC-548

6:30 am

Rebel, Jean-Féry: Ballet, "Les Elémens"

Academy of Ancient Music / Christopher Hogwood

L'Oiseau Lyre 421656-2

6:54 am

Poulenc, Francis: Song, "La reine de coeur"

Mischa Maisky, cello,vc,

DG 457657-2

7:00 - 11:00 am

7:00 am

Weekend Mornings with LaRob K. Rafael

With News at 7:00 am; "Saturday Morning Listener's Choice" at 8:00 am; and "Soundtrack" at 9:00 am.

7:03 am

Fanny Mendelssohn: Piano Trio in D minor, Op. 11

Kaleidoscope Chamber Collective
Fanny & Felix Mendelssohn: Chamber Works

Chandos CHAN-20256

7:27 am

Giacomo Puccini: "Le Villi"


Berlin Radio Sym Orch/Riccardo Chailly
Puccini: Orchestral Music

Decca 410007-2

7:31 am

Antonio Vivaldi: "The Four Seasons: Autumn," RV. 293

Marco Fiorini, v; I Musici
Vivaldi, Verdi: Le Quattro Staggioni

Decca 4852630

7:43 am

Julius Röntgen: Serenade for Seven Wind Instruments in A, Op. 14 (1876)

I. "Allegro tranquillo"

Viotta Ensemble
The Romantic Era In The Netherlands

NM Classics 92035

7:52 am

Malcolm Sargent: "An Impression on a Windy Day"

Royal Ballet Sinfonia/Gavin Sutherland
British Light Music World Premieres


8:00 am

Saturday Morning Listener's Choice

8:01 am

Robbie Ellis: "Monty Python's Flying Dutchman"

Oistrakh Sym of Chicago/Robbie Ellis
Robbie Ellis with the Oistrakh Symphony of Chicago


8:03 am

Traditional Jewish: Introduction and Two Klezmer Dances

Leo Chelyapov, cl; Los Angeles Guitar Quartet
Los Angeles Guitar Quartet - L.A.G.Q.

Sony 60274

8:12 am

Malcolm Arnold: Recorder Concerto, Op 133 (world premiere recording)

Michala Petri, r; English Chamber Orch/Okko Kamu
Michala Petri - Moon Child's Dream / Okko Kamu

RCA 62543-2

8:24 am

Mischa Zupko: "Blue Bird"

Samuel Kim, p
Introductions: Joseph Kim, 15, guitar & Samuel Kim, 17, piano (September 9, 2023)


8:30 am

Sergei Rachmaninoff: "The Isle of the Dead," Op. 29

Philadelphia Orch/Yannick Nézet-Séguin
Rachmaninov: Symphonies Nos. 2 & 3; The Isle of the Dead

DG 4864775

8:52 am

Kurt Weill: "September Song"

Daniel Hope, v; Joscho Stephan, g; Zürich Chamber Orch

DG 4861941

8:56 am

Ludwig van Beethoven: "The Ruins of Athens," Op. 113

Chorus of Dervishes

Beecham Cho Society, Royal Phil/Thomas Beecham
Beethoven *, Beecham - Mass In C / The Ruins Of Athens

EMI CDM7-64385-2

9:00 am


9:01 am

Alfred Newman: 20th Century Fox Fanfare

London Phil Orch/John Mauceri
The Genius of Film Music

LPO 0086

9:03 am

George Gershwin: "Of Thee I Sing"


New Princess Theater Orch/John McGlinn
Gershwin, Kern & Porter - Overtures & Film Music

EMI CDFB5-68589-2 (2)

9:08 am

George Gershwin: "A Damsel in Distress"


New Princess Theater Orch/John McGlinn
Gershwin, Kern & Porter - Overtures & Film Music

EMI CDFB5-68589-2 (2)

9:14 am

music continues...

11:00 am

11:00 am


Ethan Zheng, 16, piano. Brahms: Rhapsody Op. 79/2; Chopin: Etudes Opp. 25/6 & 25/10;Chen Yi: "Guessing"; Chopin: Ballade Op. 23/1; Prokofiev: "Suggestion diabolique," Op. 4/4.

12:00 - 4:00 pm

12:00 pm

From National Centre for the Performing Arts

Puccini's La fanciulla del West

Amarilli Nizza (Minnie); Claudio Sgura (Jack Rance); Marco Berti (Dick Johnson); KOU Jing (Nick); WANG Meng (Ashby); Domenico Balzani (Sonora); ZHU He (Trin); ENG Zhe (Sid); SHANG Chunlai (Bello); DU Fanyong (Harry);GUO Jianchao (Joe); ZHAO Denghui (Happy); ZHAO Ming (Larkens); DU Ang (Billy); LIU Lu (Wowkle); ZHANG Yang (Jake Wallace);NCPA Orchestra and Chorus; Andrea Battistoni, conductor. Sung in Italian.

2:30 pm

Saturday Afternoon Music with Jan Weller

4:00 pm

4:00 pm

Listening to Singers with Oliver Camacho

A preview of upcoming local choral performances including concerts by the Monteverdi Choir, Bella Voce, Chicago Chamber Choir, Chicago Choral Artists and more.

5:00 - 7:00 pm

5:00 pm

Saturday Evening Music with Jan Weller

7:00 pm

7:00 pm

Fiesta! with Elbio Barilari

Composer Andrés Gaos. Composer Andrés Gaos was born in Galicia, Spain, in 1874, before migrating to South America with his family at the age of 20.The Gaos lived in Montevideo, Uruguay and finally moved to Buenos Aires, Argentina. There the composer created the very prestigious Gaos Quartet, taught music, and worked for the Argentine government in the cultural area.

8:00 pm

8:00 pm

Folkstage hosted by Marilyn Rea Beyer

From the archives—Matapat, French Canadian rhythms and traditions with Benoit Borque, Gaston Bernard and Simone LePage, recorded at WFMT in September 2000.

9:00 pm - 12:00 am

9:00 pm

The Midnight Special with Marilyn Rea Beyer

What's in a name? Story songs about vivid characters.