Schedule & Playlists

Playlist for Saturday, June 22, 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

Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestras Class of 2024. Ethan Weingust, 17, bassoon; Maxine Gimbel, 18, double bass; Ayden Hunt, 18, harp; Ophir Dahari, 18, violin. Music by Jacob, Weber, Schubert, Scarlatti, Grandjany and Sarasate with pianists Mio Nakamura, Liang-yu Wang and Katherine Petersen.

12:00 - 4:00 pm

12:00 pm

From Vienna State Opera

Strauss's Die Frau ohne Schatten

Andreas Schager (The Emperor); Elza van den Heever (The Empress); Tanja Ariane Baumgartner (The Nurse); Clemens Unterreiner (The Messenger of Keikobad); Michael Volle (Barak); Elena Pankratova (The Dyer's Wife); Vienna State Opera Chorus and Orchestra; Christian Thielemann, conductor. Sung in German.

3:45 pm

Saturday Afternoon Music with Jan Weller

4:00 pm

4:00 pm

Listening to Singers with Oliver Camacho

On the "Twenty-Four Italian Songs and Arias of the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries," an anthology which has introduced millions of beginning singers to Italian vocal literature.

5:00 - 7:00 pm

5:00 pm

Saturday Evening Music with Jan Weller

7:00 pm

7:00 pm

Sounds Classical

Who Got Next? Vol. 4

Hosts LaRob K. Rafael and Kristina Lynn share their latest playlist of talented composers and performers who are making waves in the classical music world.

8:00 pm

8:00 pm

Folkstage hosted by Marilyn Rea Beyer

Live from the Levin Performance Studio: Nashville songwriter Kevin So showcases his new project honoring the repertoire of Taiwanese music icon Teresa Teng.

9:00 pm - 12:00 am

9:00 pm

The Midnight Special with Marilyn Rea Beyer

Summer is here with a sunny playlist as well as songs for a firefly-filled night.