Schedule & Playlists

Playlist for Friday, December 23, 2022

12:00 - 6:00 am

12:00 am

Polish Trad: Carol, "Mary the Maiden"

Michael Thompson

St Peter's SP-001

12:03 am

Polish Trad: Carol, "Przybiezeli do Betlejem (Shepherds came to Bethlehem)"

Michael Thompson

St Peter's SP-001

12:05 am

Chopin, Frédéric: "Krakowiak," Op. 14

Hamburg Symphony Orchestra / Heribert Beissel, conductor

Abbey Simon, piano,p,

Vox PVT-7167

12:19 am

18th century American Anonymous: "The Cherry Tree Carol"

Baltimore Consort

Custer LaRue,s,

Dorian DOR-90198

12:24 am

English Trad: Carol, "Tomorrow shall be my dancing day"

Baltimore Consort

Custer LaRue,s,

Dorian DOR-90198

12:26 am

Anderson, Leroy: "A Christmas Festival"

Boston Pops Orch / Arthur Fiedler

RCA 6428-2-RG

12:35 am

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

Jay Kellner

Elgin0

12:36 am

Pfitzner, Hans: Symphony in C, Op 46

Symphony Nova Scotia / Georg Tintner

Radio Canada Int'l SMCD-5167

12:54 am

Crüger, Johann: Chorale, Frohlich soll mein Herze springen

Dresden Kreuzchor / Martin Flämig, conductor

corno,

Capriccio 10062

1:00 am

Storace, Bernardo: "Passagagli con Partite Pastorali"

Opus 111 OPS-2035

1:05 am

Schubert, Franz: Twelve "Grazer Walzer," D 924 (Op. 91)

Till Fellner, piano,p,

Erato 17869-2

1:16 am

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

Paul Plunkett,tr,

Guild GMCD-7103

1:18 am

Ferris, William: "Snowcarols" (1979)

Paul French

Cedille CDR-90000101

1:54 am

Clementi, Muzio: "O Little Town of Bethlehem" (after Piano Sonatina in C, Op 36/1) Op 36/1

Jeffrey Biegel, piano,p,

Koch KICCD-7737

2:00 am

Grieg, Edvard: "Peer Gynt" Suite No. 1, Op. 46

Orchestra of St John's Smith Square / John Lubbock, conductor

ASV CDQS-6007

2:05 am

Mortelmans, Lodewijk: "Morning Mood"

Belgian Radio/TV Phil / Alexander Rahbari

Marco Polo 8.223418

2:19 am

French Trad: Carol, "Angels We Have Heard on High"

Gregg Smith

MMG MWCD-7165

2:21 am

Trad, American: Spiritual, Mary Had a Baby

Leonard Slatkin, conductor

Kathleen Battle, soprano,s,

EMI/Ang CDC7-47587-2

2:24 am

American Trad: Spiritual, "Rise Up, Shepherd"

Leonard Slatkin, conductor

Kathleen Battle, soprano,s,

EMI/Ang CDC7-47587-2

2:28 am

Whaley, Vernon M: Christmas Spiritual Medley

Integra ICD-801

2:33 am

Beethoven, Ludwig van: Violin Sonata no.1 in D, Op.12/1

Pamela Frank, violin,v,

Musicmasters 67087-2

2:54 am

Trad, German: Personent hodie

Cambridge Singers / John Rutter, conductor

br,

Collegium COLCD-111

3:00 am

German Trad: Carol, "In dulci jubilo"

John Rutter

Collegium COLCD-106

3:03 am

Traditional: Carol, "Tomorrow Shall Be My Dancing Day"

John Rutter

Collegium COLCD-106

3:05 am

Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: String Quintet No. 6 in E-Flat, K. 614

William Primrose,vi,

Vanguard OVC-8025

3:27 am

Austrian Trad: Carol, "Still, still, still"

Georg Ratzinger

CBS M-30826

3:29 am

Gawthrop, Daniel: Christmas Cantata, "This Child, This King"

Will Kesling

Integra IMCD-951

3:54 am

Mendelssohn, Felix: Carol, "Hark, the Herald Angels Sing"

Rachel Van Voorhees,h,

Centaur CRC-2209

4:00 am

Mendelssohn, Felix: Carol, "Hark, the Herald Angels Sing"

BBC Philharmonic / Robin Stapleton, conductor

Kiri Te Kanawa, soprano,s,

Erato 35810-2

4:02 am

Mendelssohn, Felix: Carol, "Hark, the Herald Angels Sing"

Philips 426835-2

4:05 am

Mendelssohn, Felix: Overture, "The Fair Melusina," Op 32

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Thomas Beecham, conductor

EMI/Ang CDM7-63407-2

4:15 am

Nicolai, Otto: "Weihnachtsouvertüre (Christmas" Overture)(1833)

Bamber Sym Orch / Karl Anton Rickenbacher, conductor

Virgin 91079-2

4:26 am

Pachelbel, Johann: Chorale Prelude, "Vom Himmel hoch, da komm ich her"

Oklahoma Sym Trombone Ensemble

Orion ORS-83456

4:27 am

Prokofiev, Serge: Violin Concerto No. 2 in g, Op. 63

London Symphony Orchestra / Sir Colin Davis, conductor

Dmitri Sitkovetsky, violin,v,

Virgin 90734-2

4:54 am

English Trad: Carol, "Good King Wenceslas"

Philips 426835-2

5:00 am

Scarlatti, Domenico: Clavier Sonata in D, Kk 491 (L 164)

Julian Gray,g,

Dorian DOR-90209

5:05 am

Avison, Charles: Concerto Grosso #4 in a, after Domenico Scarlatti

St Martin's Academy / Neville Marriner

Philips 438806-2 (2)

5:16 am

Italian Anon 13th c: "In Belleem"

Dorian DIS-80142

5:25 am

Traditional: Carol, "Angels We Have Heard on High"

New Philharmonia Orchestra / Richard Bonynge, conductor

Joan Sutherland, soprano,s,

London 421095-2

5:26 am

American Trad: "The Christmas Suite"

Giovanni De Chiaro, guitar,g,

Centaur CRC-2262

5:38 am

Khachaturian, Aram: "Masquerade" Suite

Scottish National Orchestra / Neeme Järvi, conductor

Chandos CHAN-8542

5:55 am

Trad: Veni, veni, Emmanuel (O Come, O Come, Emmanuel)

b,

Newport Classic NPD-85529

6:00 - 10:00 am

6:00 am

Mornings with Dennis Moore

Including news & weather on the hour between 6:00 am and 9:00 am; and "Carl’s Almanac" at 7:30 am.

6:03 am

Alice Mary Smith: Symphony in A Minor

III. Minuetto da capo. Allegretto-Trio

London Mozart Players/Howard Shelley
Alice Mary Smith: Symphonies

Chandos CHAN-10283

6:08 am

John Sheppard: Motet, "Verbum caro factum est"

Salisbury Cathedral Boy Choristers & Gabrieli Consort/Paul McCreesh
Sheppard: Missa Cantate

Archiv 457658-2

6:16 am

Ralph Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis

St. Louis Sym Orch/Leonard Slatkin
Vaughan Williams, Barber, Grainger, Fauré, Satie

Telarc CD-80059

6:33 am

Traditional English: Carol, "God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen"

Joseph Alessi, tb; Mark Lawrence, tb; Carl Lenthe, tb; M Dee Stewart, tb
Joseph Alessi, trombone,
Trombones Under The Tree

Summit DCD-146

6:35 am

Traditional English: "The Holly and the Ivy"

Theatre of Voices/Paul Hillier

Harmonia Mundi HMU-807565

6:38 am

Engelbert Humperdinck: Incidental music for Maeterlinck's "The Blue Bird"

Prelude ("The Christmas Dream")

Bamberg Sym Orch/Karl Anton Rickenbacher
Humperdinck: Fairy-Tale Music - Märchenmusiken

Virgin 61128-2

6:45 am

Maurice Ravel: String Quartet in F

II. "Assez vif, très rythmé"

Lindsay String Quartet
Ravel, Debussy & Stravinsky: String Quartets - The Lindsays

ASV CDDCA-930

6:52 am

Leroy Anderson: Suite of Carols for Woodwinds

"Angels in Our Fields"

BBC Concert Orch Winds/Leonard Slatkin
Leroy Anderson: Sleigh Ride & Other Holiday Favorites

Naxos 8.559621

6:55 am

John Rutter: "What Sweeter Music"

Emmanuel College Cho Cambridge/Timothy Prosser
Veni, Veni, Emmanuel - Carols From Cambridge

ASV CDWHL-2104

7:02 am

Georg Philipp Telemann: Flute Quartet in G, TWV 43:G6

Musica Antiqua Cologne
Telemann: Flute Quartets - Musica Antiqua Koln/Reinhard Goebel

Archiv B0004283-02

7:11 am

John Knowles Paine: "Christmas Gift", Op. 7

Denver Oldham, p
John Knowles Paine: Selected Piano Works

New World 80424-2 (2)

7:13 am

Peter Warlock: "Bethlehem Down"

New York Polyphony
Sing Thee Nowell

BIS 2099

7:18 am

Gunnar de Frumerie: "Pastoral Suite," Op. 13b

I. Praeludium; II. Gavotte

Kathleen Rudolph, f, CBC Vancouver Orch/Mario Bernardi
Northern Landscapes

Radio Canada Int'l SMCD-5157

7:24 am

Francis Poulenc: Four Motets for Christmas

No. 4, "Hodie Christus natus est"

Robert Shaw Festival Singers/Robert Shaw
Poulenc: Choral Works

Telarc CD-80236

7:26 am

George Frideric Handel: "Joy to the World"

Chicago Sym Orch Brass/Barry Faldner, Thomas Weisflog, o

Vox 7501

7:32 am

Ludwig van Beethoven: Violin Concerto in D, Op. 61

III. Rondo: Allegro

Joshua Bell, v; Camerata Salzburg/Roger Norrington
Mendelssohn & Beethoven: Violin Concertos

Sony SK-89505

7:42 am

Kim André Arnesen: "Cradle Hymn"

Kantorei/Joel Rinsema
Infinity: Choral Works

Naxos 8.573788

7:49 am

Alma Deutscher: "Cinderella"

Aria, "Up in the Sky"

Alma Deutscher, p
From My Book of Melodies

Sony 19075990192

7:53 am

Camille Saint-Saëns: "Wedding Cake (Caprice-Valse)," Op. 76

Jean-Philippe Collard, p; Royal Phil/André Previn
Saint-Saëns: Piano Concerto No. 1, Wedding Cake Caprice-Valse, Rhapsodie d'Auvergne, Allegro appassionato, "Africa" Fantaisie

EMI CDC7-49757-2

8:03 am

Felix Mendelssohn: Octet in E-Flat, Op 20

IV. Presto

Chamber Orch of Europe Soloists/Daniel Hope, v
Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto * Octet * Songs * Daniel Hope

DG 4776634

8:10 am

Johann Sebastian Bach: Cantata No. 133, "Ich freue mich in dir (I rejoice in you)"

Opening Chorus

Bach Collegium Japan/Masaaki Suzuki
Holidays with WFMT

Naxos/WFMT (Xmas 2021)

8:15 am

Alexander Glazunov: Five Novelettes, Op 15

"Valse"

Utrecht String Quartet
Glazunov: String Quartets Vol 4

MD+G 6031239-2

8:22 am

Samuel Coleridge-Taylor: "Twenty-Four Negro Melodies," Op. 59

No. 10, "Deep River"

David Shaffer-Gottschalk, p
Samuel Coleridge-Taylor * 24 Negro Melodies Opus 59

Albany TROY-930/31

8:30 am

Traditional English: "The Twelve Days of Christmas"

Elmer Iseler Singers & Canadian Brass
The Christmas Album

Philips 426835-2

8:38 am

Franz Biebl: "Ave Maria"

Soloists; Robert Shaw Chamber Singers/Robert Shaw
A Robert Shaw Christmas - Angels on High

Telarc CD-80461

8:45 am

Rebecca Dale: "Winter"

La Pietà/Angèle Dubeau, v
Elle

Analekta AN2-8754

8:52 am

Antonio Vivaldi: Mandolin Concerto in C, R 425

Avi Avital, m; Venice Baroque Orch
Vivaldi

DG 4794017

9:03 am

Gilbert & Sullivan: "The Yeomen of the Guard"

Overture

St Martin's Academy/Neville Marriner
Gilbert and Sullivan: Overtures

Philips 434916-2

9:09 am

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

Choir of Clare College Cambridge/Graham Ross
Veni Emmanuel: Music for Advent

Harmonia Mundi HMU-907579

9:16 am

Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: Symphony in E-Flat, Wq 183/2

Berlin Academy for Ancient Music
Bach, C P E: Symphonies, Harpsichord Concerto

Harmonia Mundi HMC-901622

9:29 am

Traditional English: "Here We Come A-Wassailing"

Elizabethan Singers/Louis Halsey
The Elizabethan Singers - Sir Cristemas

Boston Skyline BSD-124

9:32 am

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

Paula Robison, f, Eliot Fisk, g
Mountain Songs: A Cycle Of American Folk Music

Musicmasters MMD-60115-H

9:35 am

Edward Thomas: "The Bells of Christmas"

Julie Andrews, s; Young Americans, Orch/Irwin Kostal
Firestone Presents Your Favorite Christmas Music Vol. 4

Firestone Christmas Albums Volume 4

9:40 am

Johann Strauss II: Waltz, "Wiener Blut," Op. 354

Vienna Phil/Zubin Mehta
New Year's Concert 1990 Vienna Philharmonic Zubin Mehta

Sony SK-45808

9:51 am

Mel Tormé: "The Christmas Song"

The King's Men
Twelve Days of Christmas

King's College Cambridge KGS-0017

9:54 am

Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 93 in D

Finale, "Presto ma non troppo"

Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orch/Ádám Fischer
Haydn: Symphonies 93-104

Nimbus NI-5200/04 (5)

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

10:00 am

Midday Music

Including "New Releases" this hour, "Daily Excursion" at 11:00 am, and "Impromptu" at 12:00 pm.

10:01 am

Traditional English: Carol, "While Shepherds Watched Their Flocks by Night"

King's College Choir, Cambridge, Royal Philharmonic/James Morgan
Christmas Carols at King's

Decca 00028948534302

10:04 am

Traditional English: Carol, "The Holly and the Ivy"

King's College Choir, Cambridge, Royal Philharmonic/James Morgan
Christmas Carols at King's

Decca 00028948534302

10:07 am

Traditional French: Carol, "Shepherds in the Field Abiding"

King's College Choir, Cambridge, Royal Philharmonic/James Morgan
Christmas Carols at King's

Decca 00028948534302

10:11 am

Johann Sebastian Bach: Violin Concerto in A (BWV 1055)

Alina Ibragimova, v; Arcangelo/Jonathan Cohen
Violin Concertos

Hyperion CDA-68068

10:26 am

Otto Nicolai: "Weihnachtsouvertüre (Christmas" Overture)

Bavarian Radio Cho, Bamberg Sym Orch/Karl Anton Rickenbacher
NIcolai * 4 Overtures * Symphony in D

Virgin 91079-2

10:38 am

Florence Price: "Dances in the Canebrakes"

Kirsten Johnson, p
Florence Price: Piano Music

Guild GM2CD-7828

10:49 am

Valerie Coleman: Concerto for Wind Quintet

"Afro; Danza"

Imani Winds
Imani Winds: The Classical Underground

Koch KICCD-7599

11:01 am

Bernard Herrmann: "Currier and Ives Suite"

New Zealand Sym Orch/James Sedares
Bernard Herrmann * The Devil and Daniel Webster

Koch 3-7224-2

11:15 am

Morten Lauridsen: "O Magnum Mysterium"

Bay Brass
Sound the Bells!

Harmonia Mundi HMU-807556

11:23 am

Ariel Ramírez: "Misa Criolla"

II. Gloria (Carnavalito & Yaraví)

Daniel Hope, v; Palau de la Música Vocal Quartet; soloists; Zürich Chamber Orch
Michael Metzler, percussion,
Hope

DG 4860543

11:31 am

Richard Wagner: "Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg"

Prelude to Act 1

Philadelphia Orch/Christian Thielemann
Thielemann - Wagner

DG 453485-2

11:42 am

Samuel Wesley: Rondo on "God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen"

Ian Hobson, p
The London Piano School, Volume I: Georgian Classicists

Arabesque Z-6594

11:51 am

Ralph Vaughan Williams: Romance and Pastorale

Nash Ensemble
Ralph Vaughan Williams * The Early Chamber Music * The Nash Ensemble

Hyperion CDA-67381/2 (2)

12:00 pm

12:00 pm

Impromptu Encore

A holiday performance by Chanticleer from 2012, hosted by Carl Grapentine.

12:30 pm

Antonio Vivaldi: Two-Trumpet Concerto in C, R. 537

Charles Geyer & Barbara Butler, tr's; Music of the Baroque Orch/Thomas Wikman
With Clarion Voice

D'Note DND-1026

12:37 pm

Herbert Howells: "Sing Lullaby"

Westminster Cathedral Cho/James O'Donnell
Adeste fideles - Christmas music from Westminster Cathedral

Hyperion CDA-66668

1:00 - 3:00 pm

1:00 pm

Music for the Afternoon

Including the "Afternoon Masterwork" at 2:00 pm.

1:01 pm

Harold Darke: "In the Bleak Midwinter"

Choir of King's College Cambridge/Stephen Cleobury; Henry Websdale, o
A Festival of Lessons & Carols: The Centenary Service

King's College Cambridge KGS-0036

1:05 pm

Judith Weir: "O mercy divine"

Guy Johnston, vc; Choir of King's College, Cambridge/Stephen Cleobury
A Festival of Lessons & Carols: The Centenary Service

King's College Cambridge KGS-0036

1:11 pm

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

September-December

Vassily Primakov, p
Tchaikovsky * The Seasons, Op 37-bis * Grand Sonata, Op 37 * Vassily Primakov, Piano

Bridge 9283

1:27 pm

Robert Russell Bennett: Christmas Medley No. 1

Robert Shaw Chorale, Orch/Robert Shaw
Robert Shaw Chorale & Orchestra - A Festival Of Carols

RCA 6429-2-RG

1:39 pm

Ottorino Respighi: "Trittico botticelliano"

II. "The Adoration of the Magi"

St. Paul Chamber Orch/Hugh Wolff
Respighi

Teldec 18970-2 (2)

1:49 pm

Henry Purcell: "The Fairy Queen"

Act 2 Instrumental Suite

Le Concert des Nations/Jordi Savall
Purcell: The Fairy Queen & The Prophetess - Orchestral Suites

Fontalis ES-8583

2:00 pm

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

National Girls' Choir of Great Britain/Esther Jones; Vicky Lester, h
A Festival of Britten

Delphian DCD-34133 (2)

2:25 pm

Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 20 in G, Op. 49, No. 2

András Schiff, p
Ludwig van Beethoven * Andras Schiff * The Piano Sonatas Vol 3

ECM 1943

2:36 pm

Joseph Bologne (Chevalier de Saint-Georges): "Concertante" Quartet No. 3 in C

Arabella String Quartet
Bologne: Six Concertante Quartets

Naxos 8.574360

2:44 pm

Randol Alan Bass: "Gloria"

Tanglewood Festival Cho, Boston Pops Orch/Keith Lockhart
Holiday Pops

RCA 63252-2

3:00 - 7:00 pm

3:00 pm

Late Afternoon Music with Candice Agree

Including "The Unrush Hour" and "Christmas Around the World" at at 5:00 pm.

3:00 pm

Peter Tchaikovsky: "The Nutcracker," Op. 71

Suite, Op. 71a

Martha Argerich & Nicolas Economou, p's
Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No. 1, The Nutcracker Suite

DG 449816-2

3:23 pm

Igor Stravinsky: "Pulcinella"

Suite

New York Phil/Leonard Bernstein
Igor Stravinsky: Le Sacre Du Printemps/Pulcinella Suite / Leonard Bernstein

CBS MK-44709

3:49 pm

Ralph Vaughan Williams: English Folk Song Suite

St Martin's Academy/Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestral Works: Vaughan Williams/ Elgar, Etc.

Decca 417778-2

4:00 pm

Michael Praetorius: Christmas chorale motet, "Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern"

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

Conifer 51256-2

4:14 pm

Giuseppe Sammartini: Concerto grosso in G minor, Op. 5, No. 6, "Christmas"

Les Violons du Roy/Bernard Labadie
Simphonies des Noëls

Dorian DOR-90180

4:30 pm

Dimitri Tiomkin: "It's a Wonderful Life"

Main Title through Father's Death

Royal Phil Orch/David Newman
Sundance Film Music Series Vol. 1

Telarc 88801

4:46 pm

Gustav Holst: "St Paul's Suite," Op. 29, No. 2

City of London Sinfonia/Richard Hickox
Holst: Orchestral Works

Chandos CHAN-9270

5:07 pm

Sergei Rachmaninoff: Two-Piano Suite No. 2, Op. 17

Martha Argerich, p; Nelson Freire, p
Argerich, Freire - On two pianos

Philips 411034-2

5:29 pm

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: "Christmas Eve"

Suite

Odense Sym Orch/Eduard Serov
Rimsky-Korsakov: Opera Suites Vol. 3 / Serov, Odense SO

Kontrapunkt 32261

6:00 pm

Traditional Jewish: "Chanukah"

Rachel Van Voorhees, h
Jewish Favorites * Rachel Van Voorhees, Harp

Centaur CRC-2317

6:00 pm

Traditional Jewish: "My Little Dreydl"

Rachel Van Voorhees, h
Jewish Favorites * Rachel Van Voorhees, Harp

Centaur CRC-2317

6:01 pm

Traditional Jewish: "Candles Burning"

Rachel Van Voorhees, h
Jewish Favorites * Rachel Van Voorhees, Harp

Centaur CRC-2317

6:05 pm

Leó Weiner: Serenade for small orchestra, Op. 3

Budapest Festival Orch/Sir Georg Solti
Sir Georg Solti, Budapest Festival Orchestra - The Last Recording

Decca 458929-2

6:27 pm

Stephen Paulus: "Christmas Dances"

Taylor Festival Choir/Robert Taylor
So Hallow'd the Time

Delos DE-3580

6:45 pm

Frederick Delius: "Life's Dance"

Royal Phil/Norman Del Mar
Delius: Paris ∙ Dance Rhapsody No. 1 ∙ Life's Dance ∙ Piano Concerto / Philip Fowke/Norman Del Mar

Unicorn-Kanchana DKPCD-9108

7:00 pm

7:00 pm

Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin

Fit for a King. Giving credit where credit is due — to the people that commissioned glorious pieces of music from Handel, Haydn, Scarlatti, and Walton.

8:00 pm

8:00 pm

Sounds Classical

Hosts Kristina Lynn and LaRob K. Rafael are joined by other voices from WFMT to celebrate the holidays and share musical memories.

9:00 - 11:00 pm

9:00 pm

The New York Philharmonic This Week

Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 22 in E-flat Major, K. 482; Yefim Bronfman, piano; Bruckner: Symphony No. 7; Jaap van Zweden, conductor.

11:00 pm

11:00 pm

Best of Studs Terkel

Christmas Memories (12/22/1961).A perennial favorite — Studs's holiday compendium of voices and memories of childhood Christmases originally aired in 1961.

11:52 pm

Traditional English: "The Holly and the Ivy"

Choir of Royal Holloway; 12 Ensemble/Ola Gjeilo, p
Winter Songs

Decca 4816326

11:56 pm

John Jacob Niles: "I Wonder As I Wander"

Washington Saxophone Quartet
Tis the Season

American Records AMR-20111060