Schedule & Playlists

Playlist for Saturday, May 25, 2024

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.

11:00 am

11:00 am

Introductions

The Lucien Quartet plays Shostakovich: String Quartet No. 3, 3rd mvt; Mendelssohn: String Quartet No. 2, 1st mvt; Haydn: String Quartet in D, Op. 76/5, 2nd mvt. Trio Callisto plays Brahms: Piano Trio No. 2, 1st mvt; Babadjanian: Piano Trio in F-sharp minor, Finale.

12:00 - 3:00 pm

12:00 pm

Metropolitan Opera

Puccini's La Fanciulla del West

Eva-Maria Westbroek (Minnie); Jonas Kaufmann (Dick Johnson); Željko Lučić (Jack Rance); Carlo Bosi (Nick); Michael Todd Simpson (Sonora); Matthew Rose (Ashby); Oren Gradus (Jake Wallace); Metropolitan Opera Cho & Orch/Marin Alsop. Performance recorded October 27, 2018.

3:00 pm

3:00 pm

Saturday Afternoon Music with Jan Weller

4:00 pm

4:00 pm

Listening to Singers with Oliver Camacho

John Adams's "The Wound-Dresser" and other works in response to war including Benjamin Britten's "Ballad of Heroes" and Gerald Finzi's "Farewell to Arms."

5:00 - 7:00 pm

5:00 pm

Saturday Evening Music with Jan Weller

7:00 pm

7:00 pm

Sounds Classical

Classical Music Movie Review

Hosts Kristina Lynn and LaRob K. Rafael welcome film critic Michael Phillips and music journalist Hannah Edgar to discuss films like how classical music is portrayed (and received) in recent films like "Maestro" and "Tár."

8:00 pm

8:00 pm

Folkstage hosted by Marilyn Rea Beyer

From the archives: A collection of Dylan covers performed live on Folkstage from Ed Holstein to Antje Duvekot, Robin Greenstein to Kevin So, and others.

9:00 pm - 12:00 am

9:00 pm

The Midnight Special with Marilyn Rea Beyer

Songs of remembrance for Memorial Day, a Bob Dylan birthday salute, and a look ahead to summer vacation.