Schedule

Playlist for Thursday, December 24, 2020

12:00 - 6:00 am

12:00 am

Baroque&Before with Candice Agree

Continuation of a special two-hour edition for Christmas

12:54 am

German Trad: Carol, "O freudenreicher Tag"

Hans-Joachim Rotzsch

Capriccio 10014

1:00 am

VARIOUS, Renaissance: Medley on Von Himmel hoch

Music of the Baroque MB-104

1:05 am

Bach, Johann Sebastian: "Christmas Oratorio," BWV 248

Stuttgart Bach Collegium / Helmuth Rilling, conductor

Hänssler Classic 76

1:33 am

Trad, English: The Wassail Song

Cho / Richard Westenburg

br,

RCA 61910-2

1:35 am

English Trad: "Here We Come A-Wassailing"

Louis Halsey

Boston Skyline BSD-124

1:38 am

Lane, Philip: "Wassail Dances" (1973)

Pro Arte Orch

Naxos 8.557099

1:46 am

Gruber, Franz: "Silent Night"

Integra ICD-800

1:49 am

English Trad: "We Wish You A Merry Christmas"

Malcolm Stewart,
Tb,

Integra ICD-800

1:53 am

Trad, English: We Wish You a Merry Christmas

br,

MHS 522676-W (2)

2:00 am

Handel, George Frederic: "Messiah"

Telarc CD-80322 (2)

2:05 am

Handel, George Frideric: "Messiah"

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

Jerry Hadley, tenor,t,

Philips 434723-2

2:08 am

Handel, George Frideric: "Messiah"

Martin Pearlman,

Telarc CD-80348

2:12 am

Handel, George Frederic: "Messiah"

Avie AV-2208 (2)

2:14 am

Handel, George Frideric: "Messiah"

Toronto Symphony Orchestra / Andrew Davis, conductor

Kathleen Battle, soprano,s,

EMI/Ang CDC7-49407-2

2:20 am

Handel, George Frideric: "Messiah"

Scottish Chamber Orchestra / Charles Mackerras, conductor

Bryn Terfel, bass-baritone,b-br,

DG 453480-2

2:29 am

Handel, George Frideric: "Messiah"

Martin Pearlman,

Telarc CD-80348

2:31 am

KELLY, Bryan: "Improvisations on Christmas Carols" (1969)

Pro Arte Orch

Naxos 8.557099

2:54 am

Luther, Martin: Carol, "Away in a manger"

Crystal CD-430

3:00 am

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

Taverner Consort / Andrew Parrott, conductor

EMI/Ang CDC7-54902-2

3:05 am

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

David Hill

James O'Donnell, organ,o,

MCA Classics MCAD-5900

3:10 am

Salzedo, Carlos: "Variations on Adeste Fideles"

Judy Loman,h,

Radio Canada Int'l SMCD-5119

3:15 am

Dupré, Marcel: "Variations on a Noël, Op 20"

Michael Farris,o,

Delos D/CD-3049

3:26 am

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

City of London Sinfonia / Richard Hickox

MMG 1126

3:28 am

German Trad: Carol, "Kling Glöckchen, klingeling"

Czech State Phil / Peter Breiner

Naxos 8.550301

3:32 am

American Trad: Carol, "The First Noel"

CSSR State Phil / Peter Breiner

Naxos 8.550301

3:36 am

Telemann, Georg Philipp: Cantata, "Uns ist ein Kind geboren"

Pál Németh, conductor

Mária Zádori,ms,
Pál Németh,

Harmonia Mundi HMP-3903053

3:54 am

Bach, Johann Sebastian: Chorale prelude, "In Dulci Jubilo (In sweet rejoicing)" BWV 729 BWV 729

Brett Zumsteg, piano,o,

Fumc 1111

4:00 am

Trad, English: Carol, In the Bleak Midwinter

Nathaniel Rosen, cello,vc,
N Lipkina,

John Marks Records JMR-18

4:02 am

Trad, English: Carol, Once in Royal David's City

Nathaniel Rosen, cello,vc,
N Lipkina,

John Marks Records JMR-18

4:05 am

German Trad: Carol, "Es ist ein Ros' entsprungen (Lo, how a rose)"

Jerold D Ottley, conductor

Marilyn Horne, mezzo-soprano,ms,

Sony SFK-63305

4:10 am

Yon, Pietro: Carol, "Gesu Bambino"

Jerold D Ottley, conductor

Marilyn Horne, mezzo-soprano,ms,

Sony SFK-63305

4:14 am

Trad, German: Carol, O Tannenbaum (O Christmas Tree)

Jerold D Ottley, conductor

Marilyn Horne, mezzo-soprano,ms,

Sony SFK-63305

4:17 am

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

Nathaniel Rosen, cello,vc,
N Lipkina,

John Marks Records JMR-18

4:19 am

Torelli, Giuseppe: Concerto grosso in g, Op 8/6, "Christmas Concerto"

Denon CO-78912

4:25 am

Vivaldi, Antonio: "Magnificat," R 610b

Taverner Players / Andrew Parrott, conductor

Virgin 59326-2

4:39 am

Howells, Herbert: "Magnificat" (1947)

Christopher Cock

VUCA Media VMCD-1010

4:46 am

Bach/Gounod: Ave Maria

Eaken Piano Trio

br,

Naxos 8.554714

4:54 am

American Trad: Carol, "Ding Dong, Merrily on High"

Nathaniel Rosen, cello,vc,
N Lipkina,

John Marks Records JMR-18

5:00 am

Trad, English: Carol, Away in a manger

The Klokken Ringers / Betty Garee, Robert F. Jutton

br,

Omnisound N-1043

5:05 am

Jenkins, Joseph Willcox: "Cantate Hodie (Sing Forth This Day)", Op 197 Op 197

Brady Allred

Clarion CLR-903-CD

5:16 am

Trad, English: Carol, O Come All Ye Faithful

St Paul's Cathedral Cho

br,

Prelude PRCD-2521

5:21 am

Trad, English: Carol, In the Bleak Midwinter

St Paul's Cathedral Cho

br,

Prelude PRCD-2521

5:26 am

Trad, English: Carol, O Little Town of Bethlehem

Philip Moore

br,

York CD-846

5:29 am

Berkeley, Lennox: Carol, "Look Up, Sweet Babe"

David Flood

f,

York CD-136

5:34 am

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

David Hill

Hyperion CDA-66200

5:36 am

Davis, Carl: Ballet, "A Christmas Carol"

Northern Ballet Theatre Orch / John Pryce-Jones

Naxos 8.553495

5:53 am

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

Brett Zumsteg, piano,o,

Fumc 1111

6:00 - 9:00 am

6:03 am

Adolphe Adam: "O Holy Night"

Vasari Singers/Jeremy Backhouse; Martin Ford, o

Naxos 8.573030

6:09 am

French Trad: Carol, Il est ne le divin enfant

Paula Robison, f, Eliot Fisk, g

Musicmasters MMD-60115-H

6:14 am

Giulio Caccini: "Ave Maria"

Julian Lloyd Webber, vc; Royal Philharmonic/James Judd

Decca 4787309

6:21 am

Ludwig van Beethoven: Variations in C on "God Save the King," WoO 78

Olli Mustonen, p

London 436834-2

6:30 am

Marc-Antoine Charpentier: "Noël sur les instruments"

Masques/Olivier Fortin

Analekta AN2-9908

6:46 am

Elizabeth Poston: "Jesus Christ the Apple Tree"

Music of the Baroque/William Jon Gray

MOB 2012

6:51 am

Frederick Delius: "Dance Rhapsody" No. 2

Welsh National Opera Orch/Sir Charles Mackerras

Argo 433704-2

7:05 am

Traditional: "A Christmas Jig"

Baltimore Consort instrumentalists

Dorian DOR-90198

7:11 am

Nicolai Rimsky-Korsakov: "Christmas Eve" (1894-5)

Polonaise

Philadelphia Orch/Eugene Ormandy

Sony SBK-62647

7:16 am

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Sonata No. 12 in F, K. 332

I. Allegro

Lars Vogt, p

EMI CDC3-36080-2 (2)

7:24 am

David Overton: Fantasy on "I Saw Three Ships"

Royal Phil/James Galway, f

RCA 63712-2

7:28 am

Burgundian Trad: Carol, "Patapan"

Musica Sacra Cho/Richard Westenburg

DG 429732-2

7:32 am

Morten Lauridsen: "O Magnum Mysterium"

Robert Shaw Chamber Singers

Telarc CD-80531

7:40 am

Peter Warlock: "Bethlehem Down"

City of Prague Phil/Gavin Sutherland

Naxos 8.557099

7:45 am

John Ireland: "The Holy Boy"

Choir of Clare College, Cambridge/Graham Ross; Tanya Houghton, h

Harmonia Mundi HMM-905329

7:49 am

Antonio Vivaldi: Violin Concerto in g minor, RV. 315, "The Four Seasons: Summer"

Moscow Virtuosi/Vladimir Spivakov, v

RCA 60369-2-RC

8:04 am

Sergei Prokofiev: "Lieutenant Kijé " Suite, Op. 60

IV. "Troika"

Chicago Sym/Fritz Reiner

RCA 5605-2-RC

8:08 am

Johann Melchior Molter: "Concerto pastorale" in G

English Chamber Orch/Simon Preston

Novalis 150133-2 (2)

8:19 am

Trad Irish & American: "Christmas Eve at the Crossroads"

Apollo's Fire/Jeanette Sorrell

Avie AV-2396

8:24 am

Felix Mendelssohn: "A Midsummer Night's Dream," Op. 61

"Scherzo"

St Paul Chamber Orch/Bobby McFerrin

Sony SK-64600

8:30 am

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

Four Vignettes

Helsingborg Sym/Andrew Manze

CPO 777671-2

8:42 am

Ernst von Dohnányi: Pastorale (Hungarian Christmas Song)

Barry Snyder, p

Pro Arte CDD-240

8:49 am

Anonymous: "Greensleeves to A Ground"

Richard Harvey, r; Jakob Lindberg, arch-l; Philip Thorby, vi da gamba

ASV CDGAU-117

8:53 am

Carl Davis: Ballet, "A Christmas Carol"

"Dressing Dance"

Northern Ballet Theatre Orch/John Pryce-Jones

Naxos 8.553495

8:55 am

Carl Davis: Ballet, "A Christmas Carol"

"Patapan and Cornhill slide"

Northern Ballet Theatre Orch/John Pryce-Jones

Naxos 8.553495

9:00 am - 1:00 pm

From King's College Cambridge University

A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols

11:01 am

Arnold Bax: "Christmas Eve"

London Phil/Bryden Thomson

Chandos CHAN-8480

11:20 am

Diarmaid O'Muirithe: The Wexford Carols

"The Darkest Midnight"

Pro Arte Singers/Paul Hillier

Harmonia Mundi HMU-907233

11:27 am

John Rutter: Suite for Strings

Royal Ballet Sinfonia/David Lloyd-Jones

Naxos 8.554186

11:41 am

Adolphe-Charles Adam: "Cantique de Noël (O Holy Night)"

Cambridge Singers, City of London Sinfonia/John Rutter

Collegium COLCD-111

11:48 am

Gaspar Sanz: "Suite española"

Christopher Parkening, g

EMI/Ang CDC7-49404-2

11:56 am

Alma Deutscher: "Cinderella"

Aria, "Up in the Sky"

Alma Deutscher, piano

Sony 19075990192

12:00 pm

Music in Chicago

12:01 pm

Traditional: Four Christmas Carols

Northside Brass

Northside Brass Christmas Carols for Brass

12:11 pm

Christopher Rouse: "Karolju"

Philharmonia Choir, BBC Sym/David Zinman

RCA 11561-2

12:42 pm

Frédéric Chopin: "Berceuse" in D-Flat, Op. 57

Bertrand Chamayou, p

Erato 0190295242435

12:47 pm

Gabriel Fauré: "Berceuse," Op 16

Anne-Sophie Mutter, v; Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

DG 447070-2

12:53 pm

Jean-Philippe Rameau: "Dardanus" (1739)

"Chaconne"

Orch of the 18th Century/Frans Brüggen

Philips 420240-2

1:00 - 4:00 pm

Music for the Afternoon

1:01 pm

American Traditional: "Go Tell It on the Mountain"

Chicago Children's Choir/Josephine Lee

Chicago Children's Cho CD

1:04 pm

Traditional: "Go Tell It on the Mountain"

Imani Winds

Koch KICCD-7748

1:08 pm

Leroy Anderson: Suite of Carols for String Orchestra

BBC Concert Orch/Leonard Slatkin

Naxos 8.559621

1:21 pm

Giovanni Gabrieli: Brass pieces

Chicago Sym Orch Brass

CSO ReSound 9011101

1:35 pm

Clemens Non Papa: "O Magnum Mysterium"

Nordic Voices

Chandos CHSA-5050

1:43 pm

Jean Sibelius: "Karelia" Suite, Op. 11

Finnish Radio Sym/Jukka-Pekka Saraste

RCA 7765-2

2:00 pm

Afternoon Masterwork:

2:01 pm

Ralph Vaughan Williams: Christmas cantata, "Hodie"

E Gale, R Tear, S Roberts, LSO Chorus, St Paul's Cathedral Choristers, London Sym/Richard Hickox

EMI CDC7-54128-2

3:00 pm

Frédéric Chopin: Piano Sonata No. 3 in B minor, Op. 58

Daniil Trifonov, p

London B0018271-02

3:28 pm

Elinor Remick Warren: "Wexford Bells: Suite on Old Irish Tunes"

Royal Ballet Sinfonia/Gavin Sutherland

ASV CDWHL-2126

3:40 pm

Traditional: "Jingle Bells"

Imani Winds

Koch KICCD-7748

3:43 pm

Sergei Rachmaninoff: "The Bells," Op. 35

I. "The Silver Sleigh Bells"

Daniil Trifonov, p

DG 4836617

3:50 pm

Nicolai Leontovich: "Carol of the Bells"

St. Paul's Cathedral Choir/Andrew Carwood

Decca 4789225

3:52 pm

Traditional: Carol, "The Twelve Days of Christmas"

Elmer Iseler Singers & Canadian Brass

Philips 426835-2

4:00 - 7:00 pm

Late Afternoon Music with Candice Agree

Including "The Unrush Hour" between 5:00 and 6:00

4:00 pm

Jacques Offenbach: "La Belle Hélène"

Overture

Detroit Sym/Paul Paray

Mercury 434332-2

4:08 pm

Hugo Friedhofer: The Bishop's Wife

Main title, Choir Rehearsal, Reconciliation, End credits

Original Soundtrack

Film Music Archives 109

4:17 pm

Massimo Paris: "X'Mas Suite"

Los Romeros; Concerto Málaga/Massimo Paris

DG 4779365

4:40 pm

Sergei Prokofiev: "Cinderella," Op. 87

Court Dance; Mazurka & Entrance of the Prince; Cinderella's Arrival; Grand Waltz

St. Louis Sym/Leonard Slatkin

RCA RCD1-5321

5:00 pm

Nebsenyi, Ivan: "Christmas Symphonies"

National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine; Voldymyr Sirenko, cond

EBU

5:36 pm

Camille Saint-Saëns: "Carnival of the Animals"

Pittsburgh Sym/André Previn

Philips 400016-2

6:00 pm

William Henry Fry: Santa Claus Symphony

Royal Scottish National Orch/Tony Rowe

Naxos 8.559057

6:28 pm

Nicolai Rimsky-Korsakov: "Christmas Eve"

Suite

Scottish National Orch/Neeme Järvi

Chandos CHAN-8327/8/9 (3)

7:00 pm

Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin

"Dona Nobis Pacem," the ancient prayer for peace interpreted by composers of the past and present.

8:00 pm

Evenings with Kerry Frumkin

8:00 pm

Lewis Redner: Carol, "O Little Town of Bethlehem"

Trinity Choir/Brian Jones, Michael Kleinschmidt, o

Dorian DOR-93240

8:02 pm

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

Joan Sutherland, s; Ambrosian Singers, New Philharmonia/Richard Bonynge

London 421095-2

8:04 pm

Adolphe-Charles Adam: "Cantique de Noël (O Holy Night)"

Luciano Pavarotti, t; National Phil/Adler

London 414044-2

8:09 pm

Joaquín Rodrigo: "Concierto pastoral"

James Galway, f; Philharmonia/Eduardo Mata

RCA 68428-2

8:35 pm

Dave Brubeck: "La Fiesta de la Posada"

Lullaby, "Sleep Holy Infant"

La Pietà/Angèle Dubeau, v

Analekta AN2-8730

8:40 pm

Polish Trad: Carol, "Lulajze Jezuniu (Sleep, Little Jesus)"

Judith Partipilo Marth, s; Lira SIngers/Philip Sweard

Lira Ensemble LE-0106

8:44 pm

Polish Trad: Carol, "Hej, w Dzien Narodzenia (Oh, On the Day of the Birth)"

The Lira Singers; Lira Chamber Orchestra/Lucy J. Ding

Lira Ensemble LE-0106

8:46 pm

Richard Rodgers: "The Sound of Music"

"My Favorite Things"

Stephen Hough, p

Virgin Classics 59509-2

8:49 pm

Traditional Carol: "Good King Wenceslas"

Stewart Goodyear, p

Sono Luminus DSL-92216

8:54 pm

John Tavener: "God Is with Us"

Clare College Choir Cambridge U/Graham Ross, Nicholas Haigh, o

Harmonia Mundi HMU-907579

9:00 - 11:00 pm

Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Onstage

Peter Oundjian, conductor; Todd Levy, clarinet--Rachmaninoff: "The Isle of the dead." Debussy: Clarinet Rhapsody. Bernstein: Clarinet Sonataarr Ramin for clarinet & chamber group. Beethoven: Symphony No. 5. The final broadcast in this series.

11:00 pm

Evening Music on WFMT

11:00 pm

Gian-Carlo Menotti: "Amahl and the Night Visitors"

Ike Hawkersmith, Kirsten Gunlogson, Nashville Sym & Cho/Alastair Willis
Todd Thomas, baritone,
Bart LeFan, baritone,

Naxos 8.669019

11:50 pm

French ANON 13th c: Christmas Day Mass, Notre Dame School

Introit, "Puer natus est"

Ensemble Organum/Marcel Peres

Harmonia Mundi HMX-290649/54 (6)

11:56 pm

Franz Gruber: "Silent Night"

Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, s; Julian Bream, g; Philharmonia/Sir CharlesMackerras

EMI CDM7-63574-2