Schedule & Playlists

Playlist for Saturday, April 13, 2024

12:00 - 6:00 am

12:00 am

Johann Sebastian Bach: "Well-Tempered Clavier," Book 1, BWV 846/69

Prelude & Fugue No. 7 in E-flat

Vladimir Feltsman, p
Bach: The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1

Musicmasters 67105-2 (2)

12:05 am

Johann Sebastian Bach: Clavier Concerto No. 1 in d minor, BWV 1052

Vladimir Feltsman, p; St Luke's Orch
Bach: Keyboard Concertos, Vol. 2

Musicmasters 67132-2

12:27 am

Johann Sebastian Bach: "Goldberg Variations," BWV 988

No. 17

Daniel Barenboim, p
J. S. Bach: Goldberg Variationen

Erato 45468-2 (2)

12:29 am

Arthur Foote: "Theme and Variations"

Gowanus Arts Ensemble/Reuben Blundell
American Romantics

New Focus Recordings FCR-166-B

12:40 am

Alan Shulman: Theme and Variations (1940)

Cathy Basrak, vi; Robert Koenig, p
American Viola Works

Cedille CDR-90000053

12:54 am

Alan Shulman: "Hatikvah" (arr. 1949)

NBC Sym Orch/Leonard Bernstein
The Music of Alan Shulman

Bridge 9119

1:00 am

Richard Strauss: Four Last Songs

"Beim Schlafengehen"

Renée Fleming, s; Munich Phil/Christian Thielemann
Renee Fleming * Strauss: Four Last Songs * Signature Roles at the Met Opera

London B0011851-02 (2)

1:05 am

Richard Strauss: "Burleske" in D minor

Byron Janis, p; Chicago Sym/Fritz Reiner
Don Quixote / Burleske

RCA 5734-2-RC

1:25 am

Robert Schumann: "Lieder-Album für die Jugend," Op. 79

No. 12, "Hinaus ins Freie"

Felicity Lott, s; Graham Johnson, p
The Songs of Robert Schumann, Volume 9

Hyperion CDJ-33109

1:27 am

Robert Schumann: Piano Trio No. 3 in g, Op. 110

Leif Ove Andsnes, p; Christian Tetzlaff, v; Tanja Tetzlaff, vc
Schumann * Complete Works for Piano Trio * Leif Ove Andsnes * Christian Tetzlaff * Tanja Tetzlaff

EMI 94180-2

1:55 am

Robert Schumann: "Lieder-Album für die Jugend," Op. 79

No. 4, "Frühlingsgruss"

Ann Murray, ms; Graham Johnson, p
The Songs of Robert Schumann, Volume 9

Hyperion CDJ-33109

2:00 am

Louis Lombard: "Élégie"

Gowanus Arts Ensemble/Reuben Blundell
American Romantics

New Focus Recordings FCR-166-B

2:05 am

John Williams: Elegy for Cello and Orchestra

Yo-Yo Ma, vc; Los Angeles Recording Arts Orch/John Williams
Yo-Yo Ma Plays The Music Of John Williams

Sony SK-89670

2:11 am

Antonio Vivaldi: Cello Concerto in c, R 401

Yo-Yo Ma, vc; Amsterdam Baroque Orch/Ton Koopman
Vivaldi's Cello

Sony SK-90916

2:21 am

Lorenzo Gaetano Zavateri: Concerti da Chiesa e da Camera

"Concerto terzo" in C

Freiburg Baroque Orch/Gottfried von der Goltz
Zavateri:Concerti Da Chiesa e Da Camera

RCA-DHM 77352-2 (2)

2:28 am

Claudio Monteverdi: Madrigals, Bk 1 (1587)

"Fuggi cor"

Delitiae Musicae/Marco Longhini
Madrigals Book 1

Naxos 8.555307

2:30 am

Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 94 in G, "Surprise"

Academy of Ancient Music/Christopher Hogwood
Symphony No. 94 'Surprise', Mit Dem Paukenschlag and Symphony No. 96 'Miracle'

L'Oiseau Lyre 414330-2

2:54 am

John Playford: "The English Dancing Master"


Ensemble Buon Tempo
Galante Kurzweyl

Hänssler Classic CD-98.411

3:00 am

Arthur Pryor: Variations on "The Blue Bells of Scotland"

Christian Lindberg, tb; Roland Pöntinen, p
The Virtuoso Trombone

BIS CD-258

3:05 am

Frank Martin: Trombone Ballade (1940)

Armin Rosin, tb; Lausanne Chamber Orch/Frank Martin

Candide CE-31065

3:14 am

Frank Martin: Ballade for Flute and Strings (1941)

Johannes Walter, f; Dresden Staatskapelle/Siegfried Kurz

Berlin Classics 0091612-BC

3:21 am

Thomas Robinson: "The Queenes Goodnight"

Jakob Lindberg, Paul O'Dette, l's
English Lute Duets

BIS CD-267

3:22 am

Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 4 in B-Flat, Op. 60

Berlin Phil/Herbert von Karajan
Beethoven: Symphonies Nos.4 & 7

DG 415121-2

3:54 am

Victor Herbert: "A la Valse"

Arnold Steinhardt, v; Lincoln Mayorga, p
A Romantic Celebration Turn of the Century Masterworks For Violin and Piano

Sheffield Lab SLS-501

4:00 am

Emmanuel Chabrier: "Pièces pittoresques" (1881)

#9, "Menuet pompeux"

Aldo Ciccolini, p

Seraphim S-60303

4:05 am

Emmanuel Chabrier: "Suite pastorale"

Ulster Orch/Yan-Pascal Tortelier
La Péri / L'Apprenti Sorcier / Suite Pastorale / España

Chandos CHAN-8852

4:24 am

Louis Couperin: Second Fantaisie a 5

Charivari Agréable Ensemble
The Sultan and the Phoenix

Signum SIGCD-032

4:26 am

Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: Viola da gamba Sonata in C, Wq 136

Siegfried Pank, viga; Christiane Jaccottet, clavichord

Capriccio 10102

4:41 am

Johann Christian Bach: Oboe Sonata #6 in B-Flat

Alfredo Bernardini, ob; Masumi Nagasawa, h

Etcetera KTC-1293

4:54 am

Henry Purcell: "The Gordian Knot Untied"

Rondeau Minuet

La Stravaganza Köln
18th Century English Theatre Music

Denon 81757-9250-2

5:00 am

Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco: "Figaro" (concert paraphrase on Rossini's "Largo al factotum)"

Jascha Heifetz, v; Milton Kaye, p
The Decca Masters, Vol. 1: Prokofiev, Shostakovich, Debussy, Tchaikovsky, Brahms

MCA Classics MCAD-42211

5:05 am

Ludwig van Beethoven: Romance No. 1 in G, Op. 40

Jascha Heifetz, v; Orch/William Steinberg
The Heifetz Collection, Volume 8: 1950-1955

RCA 61739-2 (2)

5:12 am

Antonio Vivaldi: Violin and Cello Concerto in B-Flat, R 547

J Heifetz, v; G Piatigorsky, vc; M Hamilton, hc; Chamber Orch
The Heifetz Collection, Vol. 30: Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 4 / Beethoven Trio Op. 1, No. 1 / Vivaldi Concerto

RCA 61761-2

5:22 am

Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco: "Valse on the Name of Gregor Piatigorsky" (1954)

Nancy Green, vc; Frederick Moyer, p
Castelnuovo-Tedesco: Cello Works

Biddulph LAW-024

5:28 am

Piatigorsky: "Syrinx"

Terry King, vc; John Jensen, p
Four Unpublished Cello Pieces

Music & Arts CD-1076

5:30 am

Johann Nepomuk Hummel: Septet in C, Op 114, Military

Bratislava Chamber Harmony,Justus Pavlik
"Military" Septet / Octet-Partita / Partita No. 4

Peters Int'l PLE-048

5:54 am

Ludwig van Beethoven: Military March #1

Minnesota Orch/Leonard Slatkin
Viennese Sommerfest!

Pro Arte CDD-224

6:00 am - 12:00 pm

6:00 am

WFMT membership drive programming

Until 12:00pm.

12:00 - 3:00 pm

12:00 pm

Metropolitan Opera

J Strauss's Die Fledermaus

Kiri Te Kanawa (Rosalinde); Håkan Hagegård (Eisenstein); Judith Blegen (Adele); Tatiana Troyanos (Prince Orlofsky); David Rendall (Alfred); Michael Devlin (Dr. Falke); Metropolitan Opera Cho & Orch/Jeffrey Tate. Performance celebrating the opera's 150th anniversary, recorded December 27, 1986.

2:55 pm

Emmanuel Chabrier: "Suite pastorale"

Finale, "Scherzo-valse"

Toulouse Capitole Orch/Michel Plasson
The Flag Series-France

EMI CDM5-65616-2

3:00 pm

3:00 pm

Saturday Afternoon Music with Jan Weller

3:02 pm

Carl Philipp Emmanuel Bach: Flute Concerto in A, Wq 168

Emmanuel Pahud, f; Potsdam Chamber Academy
The Flute King * Emmanuel Pahud

EMI 84220-2

3:23 pm

Joseph Turrin: "Romance"

Sheona White, tenor hn; Studio Orch/Kyle Ritenauer
New Music for E-Flat Tenor Horn and String Orchestra

Phoenix USA PHCD-190

3:31 pm

Jean Sibelius: "Luonnotar," Op. 70

Chris Reynolds, p
Past is Prologue

Lexicon LC-2205

3:43 pm

Emilie Mayer: Symphony No. 6 in E

II. "Marcia funebre"

Bremerhaven Phil Orch/Marc Niemann
Emilie Mayer: Symphonies Nos. 6 & 3

Hännsler Classic HC-22016

3:56 pm

Victor Herbert: "Babes in Toyland"

"March of the Toys"

Boston Pops Orch/Arthur Fiedler
Marches in Hi-Fi

RCA 61249-2

4:00 pm

4:00 pm

Listening to Singers with Oliver Camacho

An interview with Hera Hyesang Park. The South Korean soprano's recent album "Breathe" focuses on spiritual, meditative arias and songs.

5:00 - 7:00 pm

5:00 pm

Saturday Evening Music with Jan Weller

5:02 pm

Gustav Holst: "Beni Mora," Op. 29, No. 1

BBC Phil/Sir Andrew Davis
Holst: Orchestral Works, Vol 2

Chandos CHSA-5086

5:22 pm

Ralph Vaughan Williams: Violin Sonata in A minor

II. Scherzo, "Allegro furioso ma non troppo"

Charlie Siem, v; Itamar Golan, p
Vaughan Williams & Grieg: Violin Sonatas

Signum SIGCD-734

5:28 pm

Ralph Vaughan Williams: "The House of Life"

II. "Silent Noon"

Roderick Williams, br; Hallé Orch/Sir Mark Elder
A Shropshire Lad: English Songs Orchestrated by Roderick Williams

Hallé CDHLL-7559

5:34 pm

Percy Grainger: "Lincolnshire Posy"

Dallas Wind Sym/Jerry Junkin
Lincolnshire Posy: Music for Band by Percy Grainger

Reference RR-117

5:52 pm

Ruth Gipps: "Ambarvalia"

Royal Liverpool Phil Orch/Charles Peebles
Piano Concertos by Dora Bright and Ruth Gipps

Somm SOMMCD-273

6:01 pm

Johannes Brahms: Violin Concerto in D, Op. 77

Gil Shaham, v; The Knights/Eric Jacobsen
Beethoven, Brahms: Violin Concertos

Canary Classics CC-20

6:38 pm

Valentin Silvestrov: "Evening Serenade"

Anastasia Kobekina, vc's

Sony 19658828072

6:44 pm

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Song, "Abendempfindung," K. 523

Mitsuko Shirai, ms; Hartmut Höll, p
Mozart: 21 Lieder; Mitsuko Shirai/Hartmut Holl

Laserlight 15876

6:51 pm

Frederick Delius: "Summer Evening"

Northern Sinfonia/Richard Hickox
Frederick Delius: Miniatures

EMI CDM5-65067-2

7:00 pm

7:00 pm

Sounds Classical

Classical Sounds Jazz Playlist

Hosts LaRob K. Rafael and Kristina Lynn share a playlist that explores the interplay between jazz and classical music, sharing examples of where these two seemingly disparate worlds weave into a harmonious tapestry.

8:00 pm

8:00 pm

Folkstage hosted by Marilyn Rea Beyer

Live from St. Tim's Coffeehouse in Skokie--a performance by award-winning feminist songwriter Diedre McCalla.

9:00 pm - 12:00 am

9:00 pm

The Midnight Special with Marilyn Rea Beyer

Looking to the moon and seeing new stars as we explore the latest contemporary folk releases.

9:00 pm

Leadbelly: "Midnight Special THEME" (excerpt)


Label MM 001

9:01 pm

Tret Fure: Lavender Moonshine

Tret Fure
Lavender Moonshine

Tomboy Girl 2003

9:06 pm

Jim Post: The Galaxy (Idle) / Lighten Up

Jim Post
The Crooner from Outer Space

Freckle Records Freckle 01905

9:10 pm

Sarah Jarosz: Jealous Moon

Sarah Jarosz
Polaroid Lovers

Rounder 116610253

9:14 pm

Owen Walsh: Kings & Pharaohs

Owen Walsh
On My Way 112022

9:18 pm

Susan Werner: Lake of Stars

Susan Werner
Halfway to Houston 2092024

9:22 pm

Jonathan Byrd: Starlight

Jonathan Byrd
You Can't Outrun the Radio

Waterbug WBG118

9:26 pm

Utah Phillips: Starlight on the Rails

Utah Phillips
Good Though!

Philo PH 1004 CD

9:29 pm

Helen Bonchek Schneyer: "I Know Moonlight"

Helen Bonchek Schneyer
On the Hallelujah Line

On the Hallelujah Line | Folk-Legacy Records, Inc. CD-85

9:34 pm

Elexa Dawson & Stanley Hotel: Wanderlust

Elexa Dawson & Stanley Hotel


9:39 pm

Hugh Blumenfeld: "Shoot The Moon"

Hugh Blumenfeld
Rocket Science

Rocket Science | 1800PrimeCD 43

9:42 pm

Sandy Cash: "More Than Meets the Eye"

Sandy Cash
More Than Meets the Eye EP

More Than Meets the Eye EP/bandcamp

9:46 pm

The Capitol Steps: Blame it on the Boss at NASA (Mann/Capitol Steps)

The Capitol Steps
It's Not Over 'Til the First Lady Sings!

Capitol Steps 1020

9:50 pm

Bruce Cockburn: "Whole Night Sky"

Bruce Cockburn
Charity of Night

Charity of Night | Rykodisc RCD 10366

9:54 pm

Bruce Cockburn: O Sun By Day, O Moon By Night

Bruce Cockburn
O Sun O Moon

True North Records TND811

9:58 pm

Owen Walsh: The Midnight Special (Trad.)

Owen Walsh
The Midnight Special "exclusive"

single 1.31.2024

10:00 pm

Aaron Smith & The Coal Biters: A Thousand Years

Aaron Smith & The Coal Biters
The Legend of Sam Davis 9 780989 736282

10:04 pm

Nora O'Connor: Outta Space

Nora O'Connor
My Heart

Pravada 7 27321 64282 4

10:08 pm

Jillian Matundan w/Jennifer Dauphinais: Through the Threshold

Jillian Matundan w/Jennifer Dauphinais
Singing to the Moon

Keezamonkee Records JMR222

10:14 pm

Jim Gary: Rings Around the Moon

Jim Gary
Word Play 00261 47835

10:18 pm

Rachel Drew: When I Dream of You

Rachel Drew
Old Sky New 3-2024

10:20 pm

Leandra Peak: Moon River (Mancini)

Leandra Peak
The Honeysuckle Vine

Leandra Peak 76632 0008 2

10:25 pm

Peter Mayer: "Astronaut Dreams"

Peter Mayer
Earth Town Square

Blue Boat BB1206

10:29 pm

South For Winter: Souls Lost in the Dark

Sky Side

South For Winter
Of Sea and Sky 05162024

10:33 pm

Shawn Colvin: The Starlighter (Guiterman)

Shawn Colvin
The Starlighter Recordings SLC001

10:36 pm

Muriel Anderson and Marilyn Rea Beyer: Perseid (Anderson) & Someday in the Stars (Beyer)

Muriel Anderson and Marilyn Rea Beyer
Sailing Dreams and The Midnight Special

CGD Music / MRB CGD2024/MRB7-2022

10:39 pm

Cindy Kallet w/Gordon Bok: Them Stars (MacArthur)

Cindy Kallet w/Gordon Bok
This Way Home

Stone's Throw Music STM012

10:49 pm

Chris Smither: "Thanks to You" (Winchester)

Chris Smither
Small Revelations

Hightone HCD 8077

10:52 pm

Sam Bush with John Cowan: Crossing the Transippi

Sam Bush with John Cowan
Howlin' at the Moon

Sugar Hill SHCD-3876

10:54 pm

Karan Casey: I Thank My Lucky Stars

Karan Casey
Nine Apples of Gold

Cadiz/Crow Valley 5391531741292

10:58 pm

Maxwell Street Klezmer Band: Midnight Special Theme

Maxwell Street Klezmer Band
WFMT's Folkstage

WFMT Folkstage 12.04.21

11:00 pm

Val Rosing: You Are My Lucky Star (Brown, Freed)

Val Rosing
Try a Little Tenderness

Radio Rhythm Records RRR-0007B

11:02 pm

Kate Campbell: Moonpie Dreams

Kate Campbell
Moonpie Dreams

Moonpie Dreams 7 4238 2

11:06 pm

Tony Trischka: "I Know Moon-Rise"

Tony Trischka feat. Catherine Russell
Shall We Hope

Shefa Records HORN-3009

11:08 pm

Judy Collins: The Moon is a Harsh Mistress (Webb)

Judy Collins

Elektra 111-2 (252-019)

11:11 pm

Michael Hurley: "Mr. Man in the Moon"

Michael Hurley

Weatherhole | Field Recordings FLD 151

11:15 pm

Kate Rusby: Underneath the Stars

Kate Rusby
Underneath the Stars

Pure Records/Compass 7 4370 2

11:18 pm

Vance Gilbert: Icarus by Night

Vance Gilbert
Shaking Off Gravity

Philo CD PH 1213

11:22 pm

Peter Calo: Wired to the Moon

Peter Calo
Wired to the Moon NA

11:26 pm

Musique a Bouches: Au clair de la lune (trad)

Musique a Bouches
Il est grand temps

Musique A Bouches MAB-04

11:31 pm

Greg Brown: Rooty Toot Toot for the Moon

Greg Brown
One More Goodnight Kiss

Red House Records RHR 23

11:34 pm

Art Garfunkel: Feuilles-Oh / Do Space Men Pass Dead Souls On Their Way to the Moon?

Art Garfunkel
Angel Clare

Columbia CK 31474

11:37 pm

Mark Graham & Orville Johnson: Tap Dancing on the Moon

Mark Graham & Orville Johnson
Kings of Mongrel Folk

Kings of Mongrel Folk none

11:42 pm

Ben Bedford: The Pilot and the Flying Machine: Part 2

Ben Bedford
The Pilot and the Flying Machine

Waterbug WBG 124

11:46 pm

The Wailin' Jennys: Starlight (Mehta)

The Wailin' Jennys

Red House Records RHR CD 195

11:50 pm

Kim & Reggie Harris: Follow The Drinking Gourd (trad.)

Kim & Reggie Harris
Steal Away: Songs of the Underground Railroad

Appleseed 1022 CD

11:54 pm

Laura Love: "I Still Believe (Unplugged)"

Laura Love
She Loved Red

Laura Love 88295 68276

11:58 pm

Andrew Beyer: "The Midnight Special - cigar box slide"

Andrew Beyer
Midnight Special Collection

Midnight Special Collection AABeyer/MS 004