Schedule & Playlists

Playlist for Sunday, December 17, 2023

12:00 - 6:00 am

12:00 am

Daquin, Louis-Claude: "Noël Grand Jeu et Duo"

Marie-Claire Alain, organ,o,

Erato ECD-88161

12:05 am

Corrette, Michel: "Symphonie de Noel #5"

Rien Voskuilen

Brilliant Classics 93538

12:19 am

Le Flem, Paul: Symphony No. 4

Marco Polo 8.223655

12:40 am

French Trad: "A Carol for All Seasons"

Gothic G-49244

12:42 am

Afro-American Traditional: "The First Nowell"

Elizabeth Patterson

Gloriae Dei Cantores GDCD-050

12:47 am

Trad, English: Carol, "O Come All Ye Faithful"

Elizabeth Patterson

Gloriae Dei Cantores GDCD-050

12:53 am

French Trad: Carol, "The Angel Gabriel"

Skylark Vocal Ensemble

Skylark 9400-CD

1:00 am

Handel, George Frideric: "Messiah"

Well-Tempered Productions WTP-5191

1:05 am

Handel, George Frideric: Concerto "a due cori" in F

London Symphony Orchestra / Charles Mackerras, conductor

Testament SBT-1253

1:29 am

German Trad: Carol, "Joseph lieber, Joseph mein"

James Meredith

Well-Tempered Productions WTP-5176

1:30 am

Wetz, Richard: "Ein Weihnachtsoratorium"

Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra

CPO 777638-2

1:55 am

Reger, Max: "Weihnachtstraum," Op 17/9 Op 17/9

Eteri Andjaparidze, piano,p,

Naxos 8.553461

2:00 am

Holst, Gustav: Carol, "In the Bleak Midwinter"

Gothic G-49244

2:05 am

Holst, Gustav: Suite No. 2 in F, Op. 28, No. 2 (1911)

Frederick Fennell, conductor

Telarc CD-80038

2:16 am

Britten, Benjamin: "Winter Words," Op. 52

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Cantus 2019

2:18 am

Novák, Viteslav: "Songs of a Winter Night," Op 30 Op 55

Prague Sym Orch

Chandos CHAN-9489

2:35 am

Dvorák, Antonín: Bagatelles, Op 47

Bonn Beethovenhalle Orch / Dennis Russell Davies

Musicmasters MMD-60180-H

2:54 am

English Trad: Carol, "The First Nowell"

Robert Shaw

Telarc CD-80461

3:00 am

Debussy, Claude: "Trois chansons de Charles d'Orléans"

John Rutter

Collegium COLCD-119

3:01 am

Debussy, Claude: "Noël des enfants qui n'ont plus de maisons"

Victoria los de Angeles,

EMI/Ang ZDMD5-65061-2 (4)

3:04 am

Debussy, Claude: "La Mer"

Philharmonia / Geoffrey Simon, conductor

Cala CACD-1001

3:27 am

SERMISY, Claude de: Disons nau a pleine teste

Boston Camerata / Joel Cohen

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Erato 75569-2

3:28 am

Debussy, Claude: "Préludes", Book 1

Maurizio Pollini, piano,p,

DG 445187-2

3:32 am

Rutter, John: "When Icicles Hang" (1973)

City of London Sinfonia / John Rutter

Collegium COLCD-117

3:54 am

English Trad: "We Wish You A Merry Christmas"

City of London Sinfonia / John Rutter

Collegium CSCD-510

4:00 am

Liszt, Franz: "Transcendental Etudes" (1851)

Russell Sherman, piano,p,

Albany TROY-028-2

4:05 am

Debussy, Claude: "Préludes", Book 1

Jorge Bolet, piano,p,

London 425518-2

4:09 am

Gretchaninov, Alexander: "Snowflakes," Op 47

Russian State Symphonic Cappella / Valéry Polyansky

Chandos CHAN-9397

4:11 am

Tchaikovsky, Peter: Symphony No. 1 in g, Op. 13, "Winter Dreams"

Seattle Symphony Orchestra / Gerard Schwarz, conductor

Delos DE-3087

4:55 am

Tchaikovsky, Peter: "The Nutcracker," Op. 71 Op 71

Delos DE-3251

5:00 am

Daquin, Louis-Claude: "Noël sur les jeux d'anches"

Marie-Claire Alain, organ,o,

Erato ECD-88161

5:05 am

Gaubert, Philippe: "Fantaisie"

Mathieu Dufour, flute,f,

Cedille CDR-90000121

5:12 am

Charpentier, Marc-Antoine: Motet, "In Nativitatem Domini Canticum"

Les Arts Florissants / William Christie, conductor

Harmonia Mundi 0905124

5:27 am

Gade: Carol, "Barn Jesus i en krybbe la"

Naxos 8.503111

5:28 am

Gade, Niels: Symphony #5 in d, Op 25

Stockholm Sinfonietta / Neeme Järvi, conductor

Roland Pöntinen, piano,p,

BIS CD-356

5:54 am

Gade, Niels: "Akvareller," Op 19

Da Capo DCCD-9115

6:00 am

6:00 am

With Heart and Voice

"Advent 3, Rejoice!." Music reflecting the sense of expectation and impending joy at the coming of the Savior. Host Peter DuBois shares sacred choral and organ music from across the centuries, written in anticipation of the blessed event.

7:00 am - 12:00 pm

7:00 am

Hosted by Jan Weller.

7:01 am

Gabriel Fauré: "Après un rêve," Op. 7, No. 1

Janine Jansen, v; Itamar Golan, p
Beau Soir

Decca B0015249-02

7:06 am

Joanna Marsh: "In Winter's House"

Tenebrae/Nigel Short
In Winter's House: Christmas with Tenebrae

Signum SIGCD-690

7:12 am

Various: Medley, "Carol of the Bells; We Three Kings"

Eaken Piano Trio
Holidays with WFMT

Naxos/WFMT (Xmas 2021)

7:16 am

Peter Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 1 in G minor, Op. 13, "Winter Dreams"

Orchestra of St. Luke's/Pablo Heras-Casado
Tchaikovsky * Symphony No. 1 * The Tempest

Harmonia Mundi HMC-902220

8:01 am

Samuel Webbe: Variations in A on "Adeste Fideles"

Salomon String Quartet
The String Quartet in Eighteenth-Century England

Hyperion CDA-66780

8:10 am

Clara Schumann: Piano Sonata in G minor

Jennifer Eley, p
Felix Mendelssohn: Concerto for Piano in E Minor, Robert Schumann, Clara Schumann, Fanny Mendelssohn

Koch 3-7197-2

8:31 am

Traditional Catalan: Carol, "El desembre congelat"

Sonos Handbell Ensemble/James Meredith
Christmas with Sonos Handbell Ensemble

Well-tempered Productions WTP-5176

8:36 am

Florence Price: String Quartet in G (unfinished)

Catalyst Quartet
Uncovered, Vol. 2: Florence Price

Azica ACD-71346

8:53 am

Gregg Smith: Variations on "Break Forth, O Beauteous Heavenly Light"

Gregg Smith Singers/Gregg Smith
Christmas Carolling with the Gregg Smith Singers & Friends

MMG MWCD-7165

9:03 am

Johann Sebastian Bach: Cantata No. 186, "Ärgre dich, o Seele, nicht (Do not be scandalised, my soul)"

Chorale, "Die Hoffnung wart' der rechten Zeit (Hope awaits the right time)"

Yo-Yo Ma, Baroque-vc; Amsterdam Baroque Orch/Ton Koopman
Simply Baroque II

Sony SK-60681

9:07 am

Hildegard of Bingen: Sequence, "O ignis spiritus Paracliti"

A Far Cry
Dreams & Prayers

Crier Records CR-1401

9:17 am

Michael Praetorius: Chorale, "Vom Himmel hoch"

Choir of Trinity College Cambridge/Richard Marlow
Michael Praetorius: In Dulci Jubilo

Conifer 51256-2

9:34 am

Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck: Fantasia in D

Stewart Goodyear, p
For Glenn Gould

Sono Luminus DSL-92220

9:43 am

Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for Violin, Two Oboes, Bassoon, & Two Horns, R. 569

Les Violons du Roy/Mathieu Lussier
Vivaldi: Concertos

Atma ACD2-2602

9:56 am

Richard Strauss: "Le bourgeois gentilhomme," Op. 60

Overture

Chicago Sym Orch/Fritz Reiner
Also Sprach Zarathustra / Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme Suite / Der Rosenkavalier: Waltzes

RCA 5721-2-RC

10:01 am

John Carter: Carol, "In Time of Softest Snow"

Kansas City Chorale/Charles Bruffy
Nativitas: American Christmas Carols

Nimbus NI-5413

10:06 am

Alan Hovhaness: Symphony No. 2, Op. 132, "Mysterious Mountain"

London Sym Orch/John Williams
The Five Sacred Trees, Tree Line, Symphony No. 2 Op. 132, Old and Lost Rivers

Sony SK-62729

10:24 am

Philippe Gaubert: "Nocturne et Allegro scherzando"

James Galway, f; Phillip Moll, p
Music For My Friends / James Galway, Phillip Moll, et al

RCA 68882-2

10:30 am

Traditional: "Veni, veni, Emmanuel (O Come, O Come, Emmanuel)"

Jessye Norman, s; New York Choral Society/Robert De Cormier
The Jessye Norman Collection

Philips 4756398

10:36 am

Franz Berwald: "Elfenspiel"

Royal Phil/Ulf Björlin
Berwald * Sinfonie Singulière / Sinfonie Sérieuse / Elfenspiel

EMI CDM5-65303-2

10:47 am

Morton Gould: "Serenade of Carols"

New Philharmonia Orch/Morton Gould
A Musical Christmas Tree

RCA 7931-2

11:01 am

Gwyneth Walker: "The Christ-Child's Lullaby"

Chicago a cappella
Christmas a cappella

Cedille CDR-90000107

11:09 am

Leo Sowerby: "From the Northland" (suite for orchestra)

Czech National Sym Orch/Paul Freeman
Prairie - Tone Poems By Leo Sowerby

Cedille CDR-90000033

11:31 am

William Grant Still: "Christmas in the Western World"

"Jesous Ahatonhia; Tell Me, Shepherdess; Virgin Mary Had A Baby Boy"

Toledo Clarinets; Greg Kostraba, p
The Toledo Clarinets

Cambria CD-1190

11:39 am

Bob Chilcott: Advent Antiphons

The Sixteen/Harry Christophers
Carol of the Bells

Coro COR-16188

11:55 am

Traditional English: "The Holly and the Ivy"

Imani Winds
This Christmas

Koch KICCD-7748

12:00 - 5:00 pm

12:00 pm

John Rutter: "All the Stars Looked Down"

King's College Cho Cambridge, Britten Sinfonia/Daniel Hyde
Rutter Orchestral Carols

King's College KGS-0069

12:03 pm

John Rutter: "All Bells in Paradise"

King's College Cho Cambridge, Britten Sinfonia/Daniel Hyde
Rutter Orchestral Carols

King's College KGS-0069

12:09 pm

Antonio Vivaldi: Viola d'amore Concerto in D minor, R. 394

Alessandro Tampieri, vida; Accademia Bizantina/Ottavio Dantone
Vivaldi: Concertos for Strings and for Viola d'Amore

Naïve OP-30570

12:21 pm

Sergei Rachmaninoff: Song, "Oh never sing to me again," Op. 4, No. 4

John Wilson, p
Rachmaninoff, Gershwin: Transcriptions by Earl Wild

Avie AV-2635

12:26 pm

Sergei Rachmaninoff: Song, "The Little Island," Op. 14, No. 2

John Wilson, p
Rachmaninoff, Gershwin: Transcriptions by Earl Wild

Avie AV-2635

12:28 pm

Sergei Rachmaninoff: Song, "Oh, do not grieve," Op. 14, No. 8

John Wilson, p
Rachmaninoff, Gershwin: Transcriptions by Earl Wild

Avie AV-2635

12:32 pm

Michael Praetorius: "Es ist ein Ros' entsprungen"

Fareed Haque, g; KAIA String Quartet
WFMT: 70 Essential Years

WFMT (70 Essential Years)

12:37 pm

Frank Bridge: "Sir Roger de Coverley" (Christmas Dance) (1922)

Maggini Quartet
Holidays with WFMT

Naxos/WFMT (Xmas 2021)

12:43 pm

Ayanna Witter-Johnson: "Tidal Warning"

Gwilym Simcock, p; London Sym Orch Percussion Ensemble
Ocean Floor

LSO LSO-5122

12:48 pm

John Ireland: "Adam lay ybounden"

Seraphic Fire/James K. Bass
The Apple Tree: Christmas with Seraphic Fire

SFM SFMCD-17

12:51 pm

Matthew Martin: "Adam lay ybounden"

Seraphic Fire/James K. Bass
The Apple Tree: Christmas with Seraphic Fire

SFM SFMCD-17

12:55 pm

Konstantin Vassiliev: "The Jazz Story"

Yuri Liberzon, g
Vassiliev: Guitar Works, Vol. 1

Naxos 8.574315

1:01 pm

George Frideric Handel: "Messiah"

Pastoral Symphony (Pifa)

English Chamber Orch/Simon Preston
Christmas Concertos

Novalis 150133-2 (2)

1:03 pm

Ethel Kathleen Sutton: Pastorale

Agave
In Her Hands

Acis APL-53714

1:09 pm

Johannes Brahms: "Academic Festival" Overture, Op. 80

Cleveland Orch/George Szell
Brahms: Symphony No. 4/ Academic Festival Overture

CBS MYK-37778

1:21 pm

Gerald Finzi: "A Severn Rhapsody," Op. 3

Aurora Orch/Nicholas Collon
Introit - The Music of Gerald Finzi

Decca 4789357

1:28 pm

Traditional: "Ding Dong Merrily on High"

Paul Plunkett, tr; Rudolf Lutz, o
In Dulci Jubilo - Festive & Christmas Music for Trumpet & Organ

Guild GMCD-7103

1:29 pm

Traditional French: "Our Little Lord is Born"

Paul Plunkett, alphorn; Rudolf Lutz, o
In Dulci Jubilo - Festive & Christmas Music for Trumpet & Organ

Guild GMCD-7103

1:31 pm

Traditional Spanish: Carol, "Salten y bailen"

Paul Plunkett, cornet; Rudolf Lutz, o
In Dulci Jubilo - Festive & Christmas Music for Trumpet & Organ

Guild GMCD-7103

1:34 pm

David Hamilton: String Quartet No. 3, "Quartetto piccolo"

Jade String Quartet
Tapestry

Rattle RAT-D138

1:46 pm

Johann Sebastian Bach: Violin Partita No. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004

V. "Chaconne"

Cédric Tiberghien, p
Beethoven: Complete Variations for Piano, Vol. 2

Harmonia Mundi HMM-902435.36

2:01 pm

Pietro Locatelli: Concerto grosso in F minor, Op. 1, No. 8, "Christmas Concerto"

I Solisti Italiani
Christmas Concertos

Denon CO-78912

2:17 pm

Lukas Foss: Capriccio for cello and piano

Clancy Newman, vc; Natalie Zhu, p
From Method to Madness: The American Sound

Albany TROY-1935

2:25 pm

Nancy Dalberg: Capriccio in B minor

Danish Phil Orch/Frans Rasmussen
Dalberg: Capriccio for Orchestra, Scherzo for String Orchestra, String Quartet No. 2, Songs, Fantasy Piece

Dacapo 8.224138

2:34 pm

Traditional English: Carol, "I Saw Three Ships"

Burning River Brass
Twas the Night Before Christmas

Azica ACD-71319

2:35 pm

Traditional Catalan: Carol, "Fum, fum, fum"

Burning River Brass
Twas the Night Before Christmas

Azica ACD-71319

2:37 pm

Pierre Dandrieu: Noël, "Joseph est bien marié"

Burning River Brass
Twas the Night Before Christmas

Azica ACD-71319

2:39 pm

James Pierpont: "Jingle Bells"

Burning River Brass
Twas the Night Before Christmas

Azica ACD-71319

2:43 pm

Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: "La Prinzette," Wq 117/21

Marc-André Hamelin, p
CPE Bach: Sonatas & Rondos

Hyperion CDA-68381/2

2:46 pm

Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: "L'Herrmann," Wq 117/23

Marc-André Hamelin, p
CPE Bach: Sonatas & Rondos

Hyperion CDA-68381/2

2:48 pm

Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: "L'Aly Rupalich," Wq 117/27

Marc-André Hamelin, p
CPE Bach: Sonatas & Rondos

Hyperion CDA-68381/2

2:52 pm

Antonio Vivaldi: "The Four Seasons: Summer," RV. 315

Elizabeth Blumenstock, v; Philharmonia Baroque Orch/N McGegan
Vivaldi * The Four Seasons * Violin Concertos * Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra

Philharmonia Baroque PBP-03

3:03 pm

Benjamin Britten: "A Ceremony of Carols," Op. 28

Soloists; Philadelphia Singers/Michael Korn; Heidi Lehwalder, h
Ceremonies of Carols: Works by Britten, Poulenc, Respighi

RCA 7787-2-RC

3:25 pm

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Serenade No. 6 in D, K. 239, "Serenata notturna"

English Chamber Orch/Jeffrey Tate
Mozart: Serenata notturna; Divertimento No. 15

EMI CDR5-69823-2

3:39 pm

John Rutter: "Dormi, Jesu"

Vasari Singers/Jeremy Backhouse; Martin Ford, o
Music on Christmas Morning

Naxos 8.574542

3:44 pm

Traditional French: "Quelle est cette odeur agréable? (What is this lovely fragrance?)"

Roderick Williams, br; Vasari Singers/J Backhouse; M Ford, o
Music on Christmas Morning

Naxos 8.574542

3:49 pm

Florence Price: "A Hillside"

Kirsten Johnson, p
Florence Price: Piano Music

Guild GM2CD-7828

3:54 pm

Florence Price: "Jig Jog"

Kirsten Johnson, p
Florence Price: Piano Music

Guild GM2CD-7828

3:57 pm

Harry James: "Concerto for Trumpet"

Lucienne Renaudin Vary, tr; Lucerne Sym Orch/Michael Sanderling
Trumpet Concertos

Warner 9029633426

4:01 pm

Robert Russell Bennett: Christmas Medley No. 2

Atlanta Sym Cho & Orch/Robert Shaw
The Many Moods of Christmas

Telarc CD-80087

4:13 pm

Dora Pejačević: "Erinnerung," Op. 24

Agave
In Her Hands

Acis APL-53714

4:17 pm

Catharina Pratten: "Forgotten"

Kevin Cooper, g
In Her Hands

Acis APL-53714

4:20 pm

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 6 in F, K. 43

Academy of Ancient Music/Christopher Hogwood
Mozart: The Complete Symphonies

L'Oiseau-Lyre 452496-2 (19)

4:37 pm

Gabriel Fauré: Impressions on a French Noël, "Il est né le divin enfant"

Philip Brunelle, o
Serenade for a Christmas Night

Virgin 91088-2

4:40 pm

Gabriel Fauré: Requiem, Op. 48

"In Paradisum"

Leipzig Radio Cho, Dresden Staatskapelle/Colin Davis
Fauré: Requiem

Philips 412743-2

4:45 pm

Franz Schubert: "Schwanengesang," D 957

No. 4, "Ständchen: Leise flehen meine Lieder"

Christian Li, v; Laurence Matheson, p
Discovering Mendelssohn

Decca 4853987

4:50 pm

Traditional Celtic: Carol, "Child in a Manger"

King's College Cho Cambridge, Britten Sinfonia/Daniel Hyde
Rutter Orchestral Carols

King's College KGS-0069

4:53 pm

Gwilym Simcock: "Holding"

Gwilym Simcock, p; Neil Percy, vib
Ocean Floor

LSO LSO-5122

5:00 - 8:00 pm

5:00 pm

Hosted by Kristina Lynn.

5:00 pm

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 40 in G minor, K. 550

Pittsburgh Sym Orch/Fritz Reiner
Beethoven: Symphony No. 2; Mozart: Symphonies No. 35 and 40

Sony MHK-62344

5:26 pm

Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 15 in D, Op. 28, "Pastoral"

Alfred Brendel, p
Beethoven: Piano Sonatas, Op. 7 & 28 "Pastoral", 49/2 / Alfred Brendel

Philips 446624-2

5:53 pm

Paul Chihara: "Four Reveries on Beethoven"

No. 2, "Pastorale"

Quynh Nguyen, p
Paul Chihara: Concerto-Fantasy for Piano and Orchestra, Bagatelles, Reverie, Ami

Naxos 8.559894

5:57 pm

Traditional Welsh: "Deck the Halls"

Philadelphia Orch/Eugene Ormandy
The Glorious Sound of Christmas

CBS MK-6369

6:00 pm

Sergei Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 3 in D minor, Op. 30

Yuja Wang, p; Los Angeles Phil/Gustavo Dudamel
Rachmaninoff: Piano Concertos, Paganini Rhapsody

DG 4864759

6:43 pm

Charlotte Sohy: "Danse mystique," Op. 19

Lyon National Orch/Nikolaj Szeps-Znaider
Aux étoiles - French Symphonic Poems

Bru Zane BZ-2007

6:56 pm

Traditional German: Carol, "O Tannenbaum (O Christmas Tree)"

Canadian Brass
Christmas Time is Here

Steinway & Sons 30027

7:00 pm

Johann Sebastian Bach: "Brandenburg" Concerto No. 2 in F Major, BWV 1047

Musica Antiqua Cologne/Reinhard Goebel
Bach: Brandenburg Concertos

Archiv 423116-2 (2)

7:12 pm

Jean Belmont: "Nativitas"

Kansas City Chorale/Charles Bruffy
Nativitas: American Christmas Carols

Nimbus NI-5413

7:32 pm

Joaquín Rodrigo: "Concierto andaluz"

Los Romeros; St. Martin's Academy/Sir Neville Marriner
Los Romeros Golden Jubilee Celebration

Decca 4780192 (2)

8:00 - 10:00 pm

8:00 pm

Chicago Symphony Orchestra Radio Broadcasts

Kabalevsky: "Colas Breugnon" Overture; Haydn: Symphony No. 88 in G Major; Weinberger: Polka and Fugue from "Schwanda the Bagpiper;" Liebermann: Concerto for Jazz Band and Orchestra; Sauterfinegan Orchestra; Mahler: Symphony No. 4 in G Major; Lisa Della Casa, soprano.

10:00 pm - 12:00 am

10:00 pm

Collectors' Corner with Henry Fogel

Light Classics. A program of overtures, waltzes, ballet suites, and other light classics.