Schedule

Playlist for Friday, December 24, 2021

12:00 - 6:00 am

12:00 am

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

Valentina Lisitsa,p,

Decca 4834417 (10)

12:05 am

Reinecke, Carl: "Twelve Tone Poems"

p,

Claves CD-50-2107

12:08 am

Reinecke, Carl: "Twelve Tone Poems"

p,

Claves CD-50-2107

12:09 am

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

Steven Richman, conductor

Bridge 9493

12:31 am

Spanish Trad: Carol, "Fum, fum, fum"

vc,

Mormon Tabernacle Choir CFN-0405-2

12:33 am

Rodrigo, Joaquín: "Villancicos y canciones de Navidad"

Enrique García Asensio

Ibarra,s,

BBC Music 12/4

12:36 am

Rodrigo, Joaquín: "Villancicos y canciones de Navidad"

Enrique García Asensio

Ibarra,s,

BBC Music 12/4

12:40 am

Sowash, Rick: "A Christmas Ceremony" (2011)

Rick Sowash Publishing RSP-11

12:54 am

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

Munich Radio Orchestra

f,

ASV CDDCA-912

1:00 am

English Trad: Carol, "O Little Town of Bethlehem"

Czech State Phil / Peter Breiner

Naxos 8.557585

1:05 am

Trad, English: Carol, Good Christian Men, Rejoice

Empire Brass

br,

EMI/Ang CDC7-49097-2

1:08 am

Trad, English: Carol, The First Nowell

Empire Brass

br,

EMI/Ang CDC7-49097-2

1:12 am

French Trad: Carol, "The holly and the ivy"

Nancy Allen, harp,h,

EMI/Ang CDC7-49097-2

1:14 am

Trad, English: Carol, O Little Town of Bethlehem

Pittsburgh Symphony Brass

br,

Four Winds FW-3022

1:16 am

Rheinberger, Joseph: "Der Stern von Bethlehem", Op 164

Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra

br,

Capriccio 10551

1:55 am

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

Munich Radio Orchestra

f,

ASV CDDCA-912

2:00 am

Gruber, Franz: "Silent Night"

vc,

Mormon Tabernacle Choir CFN-0405-2

2:04 am

Distler, Hugo: "Die Weihnachtsgeschichte (Christmas Story)," Op 10

Karen P Thomas

Seattle Pro Musica SPMCD-9804

2:15 am

Respighi, Ottorino: "Trittico botticelliano"

Philharmonia Orchestra / Geoffrey Simon, conductor

Cala CACD-1007

2:23 am

English Trad: Carol, "O Come, O Come, Emmanuel"

Robert LaRue,vc,

Arsis CD-107

2:32 am

American Trad: Carol, "O Come Emmanuel"

Philadelphia Brass Ensemble

CBS MK-7033

2:33 am

Jolivet: "Pastorales de Noel"

Skylark Vocal Ensemble

Skylark 9400-CD

2:47 am

PALMER, Willard A.: Sonatina on Three Christmas Carols

Henry Doktorski,accor,

Soli Deo Gloria CD-01

2:54 am

Mathias, William: Carol, "Sir Christèmas"

Munich Radio Orchestra

f,

ASV CDDCA-912

3:00 am

English Trad: Carol, "What Child is this? (Greensleeves)"

Robert LaRue,vc,

Arsis CD-107

3:05 am

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

Prague Sym Orch

Chandos CHAN-9489

3:11 am

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

CBS MK-7033

3:13 am

Anon: "Sweet was the song the Virgin sang"

Munich Radio Orchestra

f,

ASV CDDCA-912

3:15 am

Eybler, Joseph: "Christmas Oratorio"

CPO 999667-2

3:54 am

English Trad: "We Wish You a Merry Christmas"

Munich Radio Orchestra

f,

ASV CDDCA-912

4:00 am

English Trad: Carol, "Away in a manger"

Gloriae Dei Cantores GDCD-122

4:05 am

Dirksen, Richard W: Carol, The Nativity

Ralph Hooper

Reference Recordings RR-21-CD

4:08 am

French Trad: Carol, "Noel Nouvelet"

Ralph Hooper

Reference Recordings RR-21-CD

4:11 am

Corrette, Michel: "Symphonie de Noel #3"

Rien Voskuilen

Brilliant Classics 93538

4:24 am

Gigout, Eugene: "Rhapsody on Noëls"

Richard Marlow,o,

Conifer 51754-2 (2)

4:30 am

Trad, English: Carol, Angelus ad virgenem

Richard Marlow, conductor

br,

Conifer 51754-2 (2)

4:32 am

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

Richard Marlow

Conifer 51754-2 (2)

4:35 am

Standford, Patric: "A Christmas Carol Symphony" (1978)

Pro Arte Orch

Naxos 8.557099

4:54 am

Traditional: "Deck the Halls"

Dallas Wind Sym / Jerry Junkin

Reference RR-126

5:00 am

Trad, Austrian: Carol, Still, still, still

Sonos Handbell Ensemble / James Meredith, conductor

s,

Well-Tempered Productions WTP-5176

5:02 am

Trad, Catalan: Carol, Cold December

Sonos Handbell Ensemble / James Meredith, conductor

f,

Well-Tempered Productions WTP-5176

5:05 am

Paulus, Stephen: "We Sing Thy Birth"

Brady R. Allred

Clarion CLR-903-CD

5:15 am

Morley, Angela: Christmas Night Medley

Boston Pops Orch / John Williams

Sony SK-48232

5:25 am

Himmel, F. H.: Carol, "Zu Bethlehem geboren"

Hans-Joachim Rotzsch

Capriccio 10014

5:27 am

Trad English: Carol, "Tomorrow Shall Be My Dancing Day"

Clarion CLR-926-CD

5:29 am

Hely-Hutchinson, Victor: "Carol Symphony"

Pro Arte Orch

Naxos 8.557099

5:54 am

German Trad: Carol, "O freudenreicher Tag"

Hans-Joachim Rotzsch

Capriccio 10014

6:00 - 9:00 am

6:00 am

Mornings with Dennis Moore

Including news & weather at 6, 7, 8 & 9; and Carl's Almanac at 7:30.

6:03 am

Richard Storrs Willis: Carol, "It came upon the midnight clear"

Philharmonia/Morton Gould
A Musical Christmas Tree

RCA 7931-2

6:05 am

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

Chicago a cappella
Christmas a cappella

Cedille CDR-90000107

6:11 am

Trad Austrian: "Still, still, still"

Millar Brass Ensemble/Stephen Squires
A Jubilant Christmas

Millar Brass Ensemble

6:15 am

Anonymous: "Nuttmigs and Ginger"

Baltimore Consort
Watkins Ale Music of the English Renaissance

Dorian DOR-90142

6:19 am

Gloria Shayne: "Do You Hear What I Hear?"

Northwest Boy Cho/Joseph Crnko
Our Finest Gifts

Oxymoron OXCD-5336-11294

6:22 am

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

"December (Christmas)"

Yefim Bronfman, p
Les Saisons, Islamey

Sony SK-60689

6:26 am

Giovanni Palestrina: "Hodie Christus natus est"

Sistine Chapel Choir/Massimo Palombella
Veni Domine

DG 4797524

6:31 am

Georg Philipp Telemann: Overture (Suite) in D, TWV 55

Bourrée, Courante - Double

Siegfried Pank, viga; Berlin Akademieàfür alte Musik

Capriccio 10237

6:38 am

English Trad: Carol, "I Saw Three Ships"

Imani Winds
Imani Winds * This Christmas

Koch KICCD-7748

6:41 am

Traditional: "La Filadora"

King's Singers
Christmas Carols with the King's Singers

Signum SIGCD-683

6:45 am

Ernst von Dohnányi: Pastorale (Hungarian Christmas Song)

Barry Snyder, p
Dohnanyi piano works, by Barry Snyder

Pro Arte CDD-240

6:52 am

William Alwyn: Suite of Scottish Dances

Royal Ballet Sinfonia/Gavin Sutherland

ASV CDWHL-2116

7:04 am

Louis-Claude Daquin: "Noël étranger"

Aulos Ensemble
A Baroque Christmas from the Metropolitan Museum of Art Cocnerts

Musicmasters 67119-2

7:07 am

Louis-Claude Daquin: "Noël en Musette"

Aulos Ensemble
A Baroque Christmas from the Metropolitan Museum of Art Cocnerts

Musicmasters 67119-2

7:14 am

Margaret Bonds: "The Ballad of the Brown King"

I-III

Noah Stewart, t; Dessoff Choirs and Orchestra/Malcolm J. Merriweather
Margaret Bonds * The Ballad of the Brown King & Selected Songs

Avie AV-2413

7:23 am

Leroy Anderson: Suite of Carols for Woodwinds

"O Come, O Come Emmanuel"

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

Naxos 8.559621

7:25 am

Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck: "Hodie Christus natus est"

Chicago Chamber Choir/Christopher Windle
Star in the East

Chicago Chamber Choir Star in the East

7:32 am

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

Orchestral Suite

Atlanta Sym/Robert Shaw
Nativity: A Christmas Concert with Robert Shaw

Turnabout QTV-S-34647/48

7:39 am

Pietro Yon: Carol, "Gesù bambino"

Eaken Piano Trio

Naxos 8.554099

7:45 am

Peter Warlock: "Bethlehem Down"

New York Polyphony
Sing Thee Nowell

BIS 2099

7:50 am

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

Polonaise

Philadelphia Orch/Eugene Ormandy
Russian Orchestral Works

Sony SBK-62647

7:55 am

James Pierpont: "Jingle Bells"

Chicago a cappella
Christmas a cappella

Cedille CDR-90000107

8:04 am

Johann Sebastian Bach: "Christmas Oratorio," BWV 248

Part 1: Opening Chorus, "Jauchzet, frohlocket"

Soloists; Amsterdam Baroque Cho and Orch/Ton Koopman
Klaus Mertens, bass-baritone,
J. S. Bach - Christmas Oratorio

Erato 14635-2 (2)

8:14 am

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

Les Violons du Roy/Bernard Labadie

Dorian DOR-90180

8:29 am

Trad: Carol, "Good Christrian Friends, Rejoice"

Washington Saxophone Quartet
Tis the Season. Washington Saxophone Quartet

American Records 20111060

8:32 am

Mykola Leontovych: "Carol of the Bells"

Rachel Van Voorhees, h

Centaur CRC-2209

8:34 am

Traditional: "Noel, Noel, Bells Are Ringing"

Roger Wagner Cho/Roger Wagner
The Roger Wagner Chorale ‎– To Catch a Christmas Star

Delos D/CD-3072

8:36 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

8:41 am

Traditional: "Angels We Have Heard on High"

Millar Brass Ensemble/Stephen Squires
A Jubilant Christmas

Millar Brass Ensemble

8:46 am

Witold Lutosławski: Twenty Polish Christmas Carols

"We are Shepherds"

Olga Pasichnyk, s; Polish Radio Cho, Polish National Radio Sym/Antoni Wit

Naxos 8.555994

8:48 am

Witold Lutosławski: Twenty Polish Christmas Carols

"Just after midnight"

Olga Pasichnyk, s; Polish Radio Cho, Polish National Radio Sym/Antoni Wit

Naxos 8.555994

8:50 am

George Frideric Handel: "Messiah"

Chorus, "And the glory of the Lord"

Les Arts Florissants/William Christie
Messiah

Harmonia Mundi HMU-901498/9 (2)

8:53 am

Traditional Welsh: "Deck the Halls"

Dallas Wind Sym/Jerry Junkin
Horns for the Holidays

Reference RR-126

8:55 am

Mitchell Parrish: "Sleigh Ride"

King's Singers
Christmas Songbook

Signum SIGCD-459

8:57 am

English Trad: "We Wish You a Merry Christmas"

Seraphic Fire/Patrick Dupré Quigley
A Seraphic Fire Christmas

Seraphic Fire Media 107

9:00 - 11:00 am

9:00 am

From King's College Cambridge University

A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols

11:00 am

11:00 am

Midday with Lisa Flynn

Including New Releases this hour, Daily Excursion at 11, Music in Chicago at 12, and the Afternoon Masterwork at 2.

11:01 am

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: "Christmas Eve"

Orchestral excerpts

Armenian Phil/Loris Tjeknavorian

ASV CDDCA-772

11:14 am

Leroy Anderson: Suite of Carols for Brass

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

Naxos 8.559621

11:27 am

Turlough O'Carolan: "Carolan's Welcome"

Carol Thompson, h
Ireland Carol Thompson: Carolan's Welcome

Dorian DOR-90176

11:30 am

Diarmaid O'Muirithe: The Wexford Carols

"The Darkest Midnight"

Pro Arte Singers/Paul Hillier
Carols from the Old and New Worlds, Vol. 2

Harmonia Mundi HMU-907233

11:38 am

John Rutter: Suite for Strings

Royal Ballet Sinfonia/David Lloyd-Jones
English String Miniatures

Naxos 8.554186

11:51 am

Gaspar Sanz: "Suite española"

Christopher Parkening, g
Christopher Parkening – A Tribute To Segovia

EMI CDC7-49404-2

12:00 pm

12:00 pm

Impromptu Encore

Holiday music from a Music of the Baroque choral group led by guest conductor Patrick Dupré Quigley. Recorded in December 2019.

12:40 pm

Music for the Afternoon

12:42 pm

Ludwig van Beethoven: "The Consecration of the House" Overture, Op. 124

Vienna Phil/Claudio Abbado
Beethoven: The Overtures / Abbado, Vienna Philharmonic

DG 429762-2 (2)

12:54 pm

Cecil Price Walden: "Sacred Spaces"

Hymn, "The World is My Home"

Bruce Levingston, p
Citizen

Sono Luminus DSL-92228

1:00 - 3:00 pm

1:00 pm

Music for the Afternoon

1:02 pm

English Anon: Carol, "Nowel, owt of your slepe aryse"

Anonymous 4
Les Tres Riches Heures du Moyen Age: A Medieval Journey

Harmonia Mundi HMX-290649/54 (6)

1:06 pm

English Trad: The Cherry Tree Carol

Anonymous 4, Andrew Lawrence-King, h
Wolcum Yule: Celtic and British Songs and Carols

Harmonia Mundi HMX-2907411.14 (2)

1:11 pm

Peter Tchaikovsky: "The Nutcracker," Op. 71

Pas de deux, Final Waltz and Apotheosis

Chicago Sym Orch/Fritz Reiner

RCA 5642-2

1:25 pm

Traditional African-American: Spiritual, "Go Tell It on the Mountain"

Chicago Children's Cho/Josephine Lee
Chicago Children's Choir

Chicago Children's Cho CD

1:28 pm

Traditional African-American: Spiritual, "Go Tell It on the Mountain"

Imani Winds
Imani Winds * This Christmas

Koch KICCD-7748

1:33 pm

Giovanni Gabrieli: "Sonata pian' e forte; Canzon duodecimi toni a 10; Canzon septimi toni a 8"

Chicago Sym Orch Brass/Mark Ridenour
Chicago Symphony Orchestra Brass Live

CSO ReSound 9011101

1:47 pm

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

Bertrand Chamayou, p
Good Night!

Erato 0190295242435

1:52 pm

Gabriel Fauré: "Berceuse," Op. 16

Anne-Sophie Mutter, v; Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Anne-Sophie Mutter - Romance

DG 447070-2

1:56 pm

Dana Suesse: "Berceuse"

Sara Davis Buechner, p
Jazz Nocturne: The Piano Works of Dana Suesse

eOne 7770

2:01 pm

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

Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists/John Eliot Gardiner
Vivaldi / Handel - Gloria / Dixit Dominus

Philips 462597-2

2:30 pm

Jean Sibelius: "Karelia" Suite, Op. 11

Finnish Radio Sym/Jukka-Pekka Saraste
Sibelius: Symphony No. 1, Karelia, Finlandia / Finnish RSO, Jukka-Pekka Saraste

RCA 7765-2

2:47 pm

Jacobus Clemens non Papa: "O magnum mysterium"

Nordic Voices
Reges Terrae: Music from the Time of Charles V

Chandos CHSA-5050

2:55 pm

Federico Mompou: "Canciones y Danzas (Cançons i Danses)"

No. 10

Roberto Moronn Pérez, g
Roberto Moronn Pérez * Andres Segovia Archive * Spanish Composers

Reference FR-705

3:00 - 5:00 pm

3:00 pm

Music of the Baroque's Brass and Choral Holiday Concert

William Jon Gray directs the MOB chorus, orchestra, and brass ensemble in diverse holiday music from manycenturies and cultures. WFMT's Candice Agree hosts the broadcast.

4:58 pm

John Jacob Niles: "The Kentucky Wassail Song"

Pro Arte Singers/Paul Hillier
Carols from the Old and New Worlds, Vol. 2

Harmonia Mundi HMU-907233

5:00 - 7:00 pm

5:00 pm

Late Afternoon Music with Candice Agree

Including "The Unrush Hour" at 5:00 and "Christmas Around the World" at 6:30

5:00 pm

Hugo Friedhofer: The Bishop's Wife

Suite

Studio ORchestra/Hugo Friedhofer

Brigham Young University Film Music Archives FMA-HF109

5:31 pm

Nebesnyi, Ivan: Nesbesnyi: Christmas Symphonies

National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine; Voldymyr Sirenko, cond

EBU Recording

6:06 pm

Robert Russell Bennett: Christmas Medley No. 3

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

Telarc CD-80087

6:22 pm

Jay Ungar: "The Harvest Home Suite"

"Spring (Prairie Spring)"

Jay Ungar, v; Molly Mason, g; Nashville Chamber Orch/Paul Gambill
Harvest Home: Music for All Seasons

EMI CDC5-56720-2

6:45 pm

Thomas Tallis: "Videte Miraculum"

London Oratory Schola Cantorum/Charles Cole
Sacred Treasues of Christmas * London Oratory Schola Cantorum

Hyperion CDA-68358

6:56 pm

Mark Dohty: Messiah: Christmas Portions

Andrew Patner, narrator

WFMT Recording

7:00 pm

7:00 pm

Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin

Holiday Celebrations from Around the World

8:00 pm

8:00 pm

Evening Music on WFMT

8:00 pm

Vince Guaraldi: "Skating"

Canadian Brass
Christmas Time is Here

Steinway & Sons 30027

8:01 pm

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

Canadian Brass
Christmas Time is Here

Steinway & Sons 30027

8:03 pm

Vince Guaraldi: "Christmastime is Here"

Vince Guaraldi, p, Monty Budwig, Bass, Colin Bailey, Drums
A Charlie Brown Christmas Soundtrack

Fantasy FCD-8431

8:11 pm

Trad: Christmas Cornucopia

West Edge String Quartet
Christmas Around The World

Centaur CRC-3087

8:16 pm

Various: "A Christmas Jig; Es ist ein Ros' entsprungen; In Dulci Jubilo; To Drive the Cold Winter Away"

The Baltimore Consort
Bright Day Star: Music for the Yuletide Season

Dorian DOR-90198

8:29 pm

Franz Gruber: "Silent Night"

King's Singers
Christmas Songbook

Signum SIGCD-459

8:33 pm

Trad: "The Holly and the Ivy"

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

Decca 4816326

8:37 pm

Irish Trad: "The Wexford Carol"

Paul O'Shaughnessy, fiddle

Sony SK-60713

8:42 pm

Béla Bartók: "Rumanian Christmas Carols," Sz 57

Zoltán Kocsis, p
Zoltán Kocsis - Béla Bartók works for piano solo 2

Philips 442016-2

8:54 pm

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

Vienna Boys Choir
Vienna Boys Choir ‎– Merry Christmas from Vienna

DG B0023692-02

8:56 pm

Traditional: Song, "Jingle Bell Rock"

Vienna Boys Choir
Vienna Boys Choir ‎– Merry Christmas from Vienna

DG B0023692-02

9:00 - 11:00 pm

9:00 pm

The New York Philharmonic This Week

NYP Jukebox—Winter Holiday with favorite seasonal works by Leroy Anderson, Ralph Vaughan Williams,Johann Strauss, Jr., Peter Tchaikovsky, and others.

11:00 pm

11:00 pm

Best of Studs Terkel

Christmas Memories (12/22/1961). Studs Terkel first presented his Christmas Memories program on WFMT in 1961.Since then, this holiday compendium of voices and memories of childhood Christmases has become a perennial favorite.