Music By Request playlist for August 5, 2017

Aug 5, 2017

Moriz Jung, A Naturally Gifted Singer
Credit Metropolitan Museum of Art

Thanks to listeners in Alden, Suttons Bay, Big Rapids, Holland, Cadillac, and many other places for your requests this week.

1. Felix Mendelssohn, Nocturne from A Midsummer Night’s Dream; George Szell/Cleveland Orchestra

2. Ludwig van Beethoven, Symphony no. 9 (final movement, second half); Kurt Masur/Gewandhaus Orchestra and Radio Chorus

3. John David, You Are the New Day; King’s Singers

4. Sergei Rachmaninoff, Piano Concerto no. 3 (final movement); Seiji Ozawa/New York Philharmonic/Andre Watts

5. Arvo Pärt, Cantus in Memorium Benjamin Britten; Angèle Dubeau/La Pieta

6. Franz Liszt, Les Preludes; Zubin Mehta/Berlin Philharmonic

7. Paule Maurice, Tableaux de Provence (fourth and fifth movements); Mario Bernardi/CBC Vancouver Orchestra/Julia Nolan

8. Morris Stoloff, Moonglow and Theme from Picnic; Morris Stoloff and his Orchestra

9. Moses Hogan, “Ride on, King Jesus” and “I Am His Child”; Andre Thomas/World Youth Choir

10. Alain Boubil & Claude-Michel Schonberg, “Bui Doi” from Miss Saigon; Original London Cast Recording

11. Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Capriccio Italien; Lorin Maazel/Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra

12. Alain Boubil & Claude-Michel Schonberg, “I Dreamed a Dream” from Les Miserables; Patti LuPone

13. Gustav Mahler, Symphony no. 2 (third movement); Leonard Bernstein/New York Philharmonic

14. Felix Mendelssohn, Overture from A Midsummer Night’s Dream; Peter Maag/London Symphony Orchestra

15. Johann Nepomuk Hummel, Trumpet Concerto (third movement); German Chamber Philharmonic of Bremen/Alison Balsom

16. Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky, August from The Seasons; Wu Han

17. Eric Ewazen, Trio for trumpet, violin, and piano (third and fourth movements); Philip Smith/Sharon Yamada/Joseph Turrin

18. Quarantotto & Sartori, “Con te partiro (Time to say goodbye)”; Sarah Brightman & Andrea Boccelli

19. Harry Partch, Windsong; performed by the composer

20. Gaetano Donizetti, “Una furtiva lagrima” from The Elixir of Love; Richard Bonynge/English Chamber Orchestra/Luciano Pavarotti

21. Francis Poulenc, Oboe sonata (second movement); Maurice Bourgue/Pascal Rogé

22. Ian Anderson/John O’Hara/Johann Sebastian Bach, We Used to Bach (We Used to Know & Prelude in C Major); Anderson, O’Hara, and Carducci String Quartet

23. George Gershwin, Rhapsody in Blue; Leonard Bernstein (soloist and conductor)/New York Philharmonic

24. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Piano sonata no. 7 (first movement); Elizabeth Rich

25. Rebecca Clarke, Viola sonata (first movement); Hillary Herndon & Bernadette Lo

26. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Agnus Dei from the Coronation Mass; Agnes Grossman/Vienna Boys Choir & Vienna Chamber Orchestra

27. George Frederic Handel, “See, the conquering hero comes” from Judas Maccabeus; Charles Farncome/Handel Opera Society Chorus & Orchestra