Music by Request playlist for May 12, 2018

May 12, 2018

Sir Edward Burne-Jones, The Love Song
Credit Metropolitan Museum of Art

Thanks to listeners in Wolverine, Cedar, Manistee, Ludington and many other places for your requests this week. 

1. Paul Dukas, The Sorcerer’s Apprentice; Eugene Ormandy/Philadelphia Orchestra

2. Dietrich Buxtehude, Prelude and Fugue in F major; Hans Helmut Tillmanns

3. Peter Schickele, music from the original motion picture soundtrack of “Silent Running”

4. Victor Herbert, “Ah, sweet mystery of life”; Beverly Sills

5. Philip Sparke, Music of the Spheres; Kazufumi Yamashita/Osaka Municipal Symphonic Band

6. Franz Lehar, Hör' ich Cymbalklänge; Elina Garanča

7. Giuseppe Verdi, “Va’, pensiero” from Nabucco; Robert Shaw/Atlanta Symphony Orchestra & Chorus

8. Walter Kent, White cliffs of Dover; Vera Lynn

9. Ennio Morricone, music from The Mission; Angèle Dubeau/La pietà

10. Julius Fucik, Marinarella Overture; Neeme Järvi/Royal Scottish National Orchestra

11. Arturo Marquez, Danzon No. 2; Alondra de la Parra/Philharmonic Orchestra of the Americas

12. Martin Luther, A Mighty Fortress is Our God; James Litton/American Boychoir

13. Charles-Marie Widor, Toccata from Organ Symphony no. 5; E. Power Biggs

14. Joe Hisaishi, music from the original soundtrack of “Howl’s Moving Castle”

15. Henry Fillmore, The Circus Bee; Frederick Fennell/Eastman Wind Symphony

16. Leonard Bernstein, prologue to West Side Story; original Broadway cast recording

17. Stephen Sondheim, “Not while I’m around” from Sweeney Todd; Renee Fleming and Bryn Terfel

18. Andrea Ramsey, Luminescence; Anthony Maglione/William Jewell College Concert Choir

19. Juan Gutierrez de Padilla, Missa Ego flos campi (first three movements); Andrew Lawrence-King/Harp Consort

20. Morton Gould, Latin American Symphonette; Morton Gould & his Orchestra

21. Randall Thompson, Frostiana (selections); Richard Auldon Clark/New York Choral Society/Manhattan Chamber Orchestra

22. Henry Mancini, Moon River; I Salonisti

23. Erik Satie, Gymnopedies; Lars Hannibal & Michala Petri

24. Victor Herbert, “Ah, sweet mystery of life”; Nelson Eddy & Jeannette MacDonald

25. Franz Joseph Haydn, Symphony no. 45 “Farewell” (final movement); Christopher Warren-Green/London Chamber Orchestra

26. Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Capriccio Italien; Vladimir Ashkenazy/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

27. Francis Poulenc, Nocturnes; Olivier Cazal

28. Stuart Stotts; Music in My Mother’s House; performed by the composer