Schedule

Playlist for Saturday, December 21, 2019

12:00 - 7:00 am

12:00 am

English Trad: Carol, "The First Noël"

Royal Phil Orch / Vaughan Meakins

Intersound 2856

12:05 am

Haydn, Franz Joseph: String Quartet in G, Op. 9, No. 3 Op 9/3

Hyperion CDA-67611 (2)

12:25 am

Trad, English: Carol, "The First Nowell"

Yolanda Kondonassis, harp,h,

Telarc CD-80446

12:26 am

Vaughan Williams, Ralph: "The First Nowell"

Vladimir Jurowski, conductor

LPO 0050

12:55 am

English Trad: Carol, "I saw three ships"

Musica Anima Chamber Orch / Arnie Roth

American Gramaphone AG-298-2

1:00 am

Vivaldi, Antonio: "Gloria" in D, R 589

Trevor Pinnock, conductor

DG Archiv 423386-2

1:04 am

Finzi, Gerald: "In Terra Pax," Op 39

Hilary Davan Wetton

Naxos 8.572102

1:21 am

Finzi, Gerald: Eclogue, Op 10 Op 10

English String Orchestra / William Boughton, conductor

Martin Jones, piano,p,

Nimbus NI-7069

1:31 am

Mathias, William: Carol, "Sir Christèmas"

Hilary Davan Wetton

Naxos 8.572102

1:32 am

Sullivan, Arthur: Ballet, "Victoria and Merrie England"

Dublin RTE Concert Orch / Andrew Penny

Marco Polo 8.223677

1:46 am

Gilbert & Sullivan: "The Mikado"

Academy Of St. Martin In The Fields / Sir Neville Marriner, conductor

Philips 434916-2

1:53 am

Trad, French: Carol, Ding, Dong, Merrily on High

Elizabethan Singers / Louis Halsey

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Boston Skyline BSD-124

2:00 am

Hayman: "Christmas Medley"

Boston Pops Orch / Arthur Fiedler

RCA 6428-2-RG

2:05 am

Hunter, Ralph: Carol medley, "Sing Noel"

Elizabeth Patterson

Gloriae Dei Cantores GDCD-105

2:22 am

French Trad: Carol, "Il est né le divin enfant"

Neville Marriner

Philips 442141-2

2:24 am

Praetorius, Michael: Carol, "Es ist ein Ros' entsprungen"

EMI/Ang CDC7-49097-2

2:28 am

Rodrigo, Joaquín: "Concierto serenata" (1956)

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Enrique Bátiz, conductor

Nancy Allen, harp,h,

EMI/Ang CDC7-47869-2

2:50 am

Bach/Gounod: Ave Maria

Yolanda Kondonassis, harp,h,

Telarc CD-80446

2:53 am

Bach, Johann Sebastian: Three-Part Sinfonias, BWV 787-801

Joao Carlos Martins, piano,

Labor LAB-7010-2

3:00 am

Gruber, Franz: Carol, "Stille Nacht (Silent Night)"

Giovanni De Chiaro, guitar,

Centaur CRC-2101

3:05 am

English Trad: Carol, "Deck the halls"

Nancy Allen, harp,h,

EMI/Ang CDC7-49097-2

3:08 am

English Trad: Carol, "God rest ye, merry gentlemen"

Mark Kroll,hc,

EMI/Ang CDC7-49097-2

3:11 am

Grainger, Percy: "The Sussex Mummers' Christmas Carol"

Jeffrey Biegel,

Steinway 30005

3:14 am

Grainger, Percy: "Lincolnshire Posy"

London Wind Orch / Denis Wick

ASV CDWHL-2067

3:30 am

English Trad: Carol, "Away in a manger"

Neville Marriner

Philips 442141-2

3:31 am

Weber, Carl Maria von: Clarinet Concerto No. 2 in E-Flat, Op. 74

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

Andrew Marriner, clarinet,cl,

Philips 432146-2

3:53 am

French Trad: Carol, "Ding! Dong! merrily on high"

Neville Marriner

Philips 442141-2

4:00 am

Vaughan Williams, Ralph: Fantasia on "Greensleeves"

Boston Pops Orchestra / Arthur Fiedler, conductor

RCA 6428-2-RG

4:05 am

Chopin, Frédéric: "Polonaise-fantaisie" in A-Flat, Op. 61

William Kapell, piano,p,

RCA 68997-2

4:18 am

French Trad: Carol, "Ding! Dong! merrily on high"

Musicmasters 67077-2

4:20 am

Saint-Saens, Camille: "Christmas Oratorio"

Dresden Philharmonic / Martin Flämig, conductor

Capriccio 10216

4:55 am

Burt, Alfred: Carol, Come, Dear Children

William Ballard,

Reference Recordings RR-21-CD

5:00 am

Yon, Pietro: "Gesu Bambino"

Giovanni De Chiaro, guitar,

Centaur CRC-2101

5:05 am

Schiassi, Giovanni Maria: String Concerto, "Per il Santissimo Natale"

Olivier Fortin

Analekta AN2-9908

5:13 am

Manfredini, Francesco: Concerto grosso in C, Op 3/12, "Christmas Concerto"

Collegium Aureum

RCA 77048-2-RG

5:23 am

English Trad: Carol, "Deck the halls"

Ralph Hooper

Reference Recordings RR-21-CD

5:24 am

Mendelssohn, Felix: Symphony No. 4 in A, Op. 90, "Italian" Op 90

San Francisco Symphony Orchestra / Herbert Blomstedt, conductor

London 4780103

5:54 am

Burt, Alfred: "Caroling, Caroling"

William Ballard,

Reference Recordings RR-21-CD

6:00 am

DAVIS, Michael: "Sing, Choirs of Angels!"

Craig Jessop

Bwe Classics BWE-0196

6:05 am

Tchaikovsky, Peter: "The Months (The Seasons)," Op. 37

Vladimir Ashkenazy, piano,p,

London 466562-2

6:08 am

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

New York Philharmonic / Leonard Bernstein, conductor

CBS MLK-44723

6:09 am

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

Seattle Symphony Orchestra / Gerard Schwarz, conductor

Delos DE-3087

6:54 am

English Trad: Carol, "The First Noël"

Doreen Rao

Crystal CD-430

7:00 - 11:00 am

Weekend Mornings with Maggie Clennon Reberg

7:04 am

Medieval Carol: "Nowel: Owt of your slepe aryse"

Anonymous 4

Harmonia Mundi HMU-907099

7:21 am

Claude Debussy: "Préludes", Book 1

III. "Le vent dans la plaine"

Míceàl O'Rourke, p

Chandos CHAN-9078

7:24 am

Claude Debussy: "Préludes", Book 1

VI. "Des pas sur la neige"

Míceàl O'Rourke, p

Chandos CHAN-9078

7:32 am

Edward Elgar: Romance, Op 62

Eugene Dowling, tuba; London Sym Orch/Paul Freeman

Tromba Bassa TBCDD-595

7:40 am

Leroy Anderson: "A Christmas Festival"

Dallas Wind Sym/Jerry Junkin

Reference RR-126

7:47 am

Fanny Mendelssohn: Overture (1830)

Women's Phil/JoAnn Falletta

Koch 3-7169-2

8:04 am

Frédéric Chopin: "Krakowiak," Op. 14

Joel Fan, p; Northwest Sinfonia/Christophe Chagnard

Reference Recordings RR-134

8:20 am

Elizabeth DiSavino: "A Suite of English Carols"

Solid Brass

Dorian DOR-90008

8:31 am

Phillip Houghton: Three Duets

John Williams, g; Timothy Kain, g

Sony SK-62007

8:43 am

Michel-Richard Delalande: "Simphonies des noëls"

Masques/Olivier Fortin

Analekta AN2-9908

8:55 am

Spanish Anon 16th c: Villancicos: Ríu, ríu, chíu; E la Don, Don, Verges Maria

Waverly Consort/Michael Jaffee

CBS MK-34554

9:09 am

Traditional: "Candles Burning"

Rachel Van Voorhees, h

Centaur CRC-2317

9:10 am

Arthur Bliss: "Checkmate" (1937)

Five Dances

English Northern Philharmonia/David Lloyd-Jones

Helios CDH-55099

9:21 am

William Lloyd Webber: Seven Pieces

John Lill, p

ASV CDDCA-961

9:37 am

Traditional: "The Cherry Tree Carol"

Anonymous 4

Harmonia Mundi HMU-807453

9:40 am

Arnold Bax: "Christmas Eve"

London Phil/Bryden Thomson

Chandos CHAN-8480

10:00 am

Fine Arts Calendar

10:02 am

Francisco Guerrero: "Beata Dei genitrix Maria"

Stile Antico

Harmonia Mundi HMM-902312

10:10 am

Peter Tchaikovsky: "The Nutcracker" Suite, Op 71a

New York Harmonie Ensemble/Steven Richman

Bridge 9493

10:19 am

Johann Sebastian Bach: "Ave Maria"

Julian Lloyd Webber, vc; English Chamber Orch/Nicholas Cleobury

Philips 412231-2

10:25 am

Leonid Desyatnikov: The Russian Seasons

"Winter"

Kremerata Baltica

Nonesuch 79803-2

10:33 am

Hayman: "Christmas Medley"

Boston Pops Orch/Arthur Fiedler

RCA 6428-2-RG

10:40 am

Franz Waxman: "Auld Lang Syne" Variations

Kremerata Baltica

Nonesuch 79657-2

10:55 am

Jay Ungar: "Ashokan Farewell"

Jay Ungar, Matt Glaser, Evan Stover, fiddles; Russ Barenberg, MMason, g
Evan Stover,
Russ Barenberg,

Nonesuch 79256-2

11:00 am

Introductions

Spotlighting the Chicago area's young musicians

11:37 am

English Anon 14th c: Carol, Thys Yool

Martin Best Ensemble

Nimbus NI-5137

11:52 am

Astor Piazzolla: "Invierno Porteño"

TenThing

EMI 88326-2

12:00 - 5:00 pm

Live from the Met

Verdi's Macbeth

Zeljko Lucic (Macbeth); Anna Netrebko (Lady Macbeth); Matthew Polenzani (Macduff); IldarAbdrazakov (Banquo); other soloists; Metropolitan Opera Cho & Orch/Marco Armiliato.Noon-3:10.

3:09 pm

William Walton: "Henry V" Suite

Royal Phil/André Previn

MCA Classics MCAD-6187

3:15 pm

Weekend Music on WFMT

3:27 pm

Lars-Erik Larsson: "The Winter's Tale" incidental music

Four Vignettes

Helsingborg Sym/Andrew Manze

CPO 777671-2

3:38 pm

Astor Piazzolla: "Las Cuatro Estaciones Porteñas (Four Seasons in Buenos Aires)"

"Invierno Porteño (Winter)"

Jason Vieaux, g; Julian Labro, bandoneon; Far Cry Chamber Orch

Azica ACD-71270

3:47 pm

Joseph Boudin de Boismortier: Cantata, "L'Hyver"

Recit: Mais au milieu... Aria: Quelle aimable fête!; Recit: J'aperçois la muse... Aria: En vain Borée

Isabelle Desrochers, s; Arion Ensemble

Radio Canada Int'l MVCD-1098

4:00 pm

Felix Mendelssohn: String Octet in E-Flat, Op 20

Heifetz, Baker, Belnick, Stepansky, v's; Primrose, Majewski, va's; Piatigorsky, Rejto, vc's
William Primrose,
Gregor Piatigorsky, cello,

RCA 61766-2

4:30 pm

Arias and Songs with Larry Johnson

Holiday music sacred and secular from Dame Kiri Te Kanawa, the Robert Shaw Chorale, Kathleen Ferrier,Richard Tauber, and more

5:00 - 7:00 pm

Evening Music on WFMT

5:00 pm

Johann Sebastian Bach: Two-Clavier Concerto No. 1 in c, BWV 1060

Sir Andrew Davis, hc; English Chamber Orch/Raymond Leppard, hc

Philips 454268-2 (2)

5:14 pm

Johann Sebastian Bach: "Gloria in Excelsis Deo," BWV 191

Soloists; Monteverdi Cho, English Baroque Soloists/John Eliot Gardiner

Soli Deo Gloria SDG-178 (6 CDs)

5:29 pm

Marcel Samuel-Rousseau: Variations pastorales sur un vieux Noël

Nicanor Zabaleta, h

DG 2531051

5:37 pm

Traditional: "Greensleeves"

Yolanda Kondonassis, h

Telarc CD-80446

5:41 pm

Noëls du Monde Ancien: "Il est né le divin enfant; Sussex Carol; The Old Yeare Now Away Is Fled; Guillo prends ton tambourin"

Apollo's Fire voices & instruments

Eclectra ECCD-2041

5:49 pm

Igor Stravinsky: "Pastorale (Song Without Words)"

Isabelle van Keulen, v; Olli Mustonen, p

Philips 420953-2 (2)

5:53 pm

Richard Rodney Bennett: "The seasons of his mercies"

Tenebrae/Nigel Short

Signum Two SIGCD-501

6:00 pm

Paolo Tosti: "A Vucchella (Little Lips)"

Luciano Pavarotti, t; Bologna Teatro Comunale Orch/Anton Guadagno

London 433513-2

6:03 pm

Ruggero Leoncavallo: "Mattinata"

Luciano Pavarotti, t; Philharmonia/Piero Gamba

London 433513-2

6:06 pm

Nino Rota: "The Leopard" film music

Suite

La Scala Phil/Riccardo Muti

Sony SK-63359

6:31 pm

Antonio Vivaldi: The Four Seasons, Concerto No. 4 in F minor, Op. 8, RV. 297, “Winter”

Harp Consort, Freiburg Baroque Orch

RCA-DHM 77384-2

6:40 pm

Ottorino Respighi: "Adagio con variazioni"

Mstislav Rostropovich, vc; Moscow Phil/Gennady Rozhdestvensky

Russian Disc RDCD-11104

6:53 pm

Franz Schubert: Song, "Mille cherubini in coro"

Carlo Bergonzi, t; Austrian Radio Orch/Paul Angerer

Metropolitan Opera 209-CD

6:57 pm

Richard WILLIS: Carol, "It Came Upon a Midnight Clear"

Leontyne Price/Vienna Philharmonic

Met MET 212 CD

7:00 pm

Fiesta! with Elbio Barilari

Latin-American villancicos for Christmas, music spanning several centuries and a diversity of influences and traditions.