Music By Request Playlist for April 29, 2017

Apr 29, 2017

Gerard ter Borch the Younger, A Woman Playing the Theorbo-Lute and a Cavalier
Credit Metropolitan Museum of Art

Thanks to listeners in Mancelona, Alden, Mesick, Lewiston, and many other places for your requests this week.

1. Arvo Pärt, Cantus in memoriam Benjamin Britten; Angèle Dubeau/La pieta

2. Traditional, Aura Lee; Mormon Tabernacle Choir

3. John Rutter, “Pie Jesu” from the Requiem mass; composer conducting Aurora Orchestra and Cambridge Singers; Alice Halstead

4. PDQ Bach (a/k/a Peter Schickele), “The Abduction of Figaro,” opening scene; unidentified opera company

5. Ludwig van Beethoven, Symphony no. 6, second movement; Claudio Abbado/Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

6a. Amilcare Ponchielli, Dance of the Hours from La Giocanda

6b. Allan Sherman, “Hello Mudda, Hello Fadda”

7. Vincenzo Bellini, “Casta diva” from Norma; Richard Bonynge/London Symphony Orchestra/Joan Sutherland

8. Nicholas Brodzky, I’ll Walk with God; Mario Lanza

9. Ferde Grofé, On the Trail; Andre Kostelanetz/New York Philharmonic

10. Byron Stokes and Dudleigh Vernor, The Sweetheart of Sigma Chi; The Chordettes

11. Giuseppe Verdi, final trio from Ernani; Leontyne Price, Franco Corelli, Cesare Siepi

12. Robert Schumann, selections from Waldszenen; Mitsuko Uchida

13a. John Williams, Raiders of the Lost Ark; composer conducting the Boston Pops Orchestra

13b. John Williams, End Credits and a New Hope from Star Wars Episode 3: Revenge of the Sith; composer conducing the London Symphony Orchestra and London Voices

14. Richard Rodgers, entr’acte from The Sound of Music; John Mauceri/Hollywood Bowl Pops Orchestra

15. You Are My Sunshine; Norman Blake/original motion picture soundtrack of O Brother, Where Art Thou?

16. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Horn Concerto No. 1; Richard Hickox/City of London Sinfonia/Richard Watkins

17. Richard Wagner, Tannhäuser overture; Jesus Lopez-Cobos/Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra

18. Howard Hanson, Merry Mount Suite; Erich Kunzel/Cincinnati Pops Orchestra

19. Antonio Vivaldi, Concerto for Diverse Instruments; Trevor Pinnock/English Concert

20. Rebecca Dale; Winter; Voces 8

21. John Adams; Scheherazade.2; David Robertson/St. Louis Symphony/Leila Josefowicz

22. Ron Nelson; Pebble Beach Sojourn; Frederick Fennell/Dallas Wind Symphony

23. George Antheil, Ballet mécanique; David Robertson/St. Louis Symphony

24. Louis Prima, Sing, Sing, Sing! Benny Goodman and his Orchestra

25. Johann Pachelbel, Canon in D major; Orpheus Chamber Orchestra