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Daily Playlist: Classical WETA

This playlist is a daily guide to music broadcast on Classical WETA 90.9 FM. Scroll below to see what's played today. The playlist begins right after midnight.

Sat • April 20, 2019

12:06 am

Artist's Life

Johann Strauss II
Johann Strauss Orchestra | Willi Boskovsky (conductor)

EMI 47052 (J. Strauss II: Famous Waltzes)

12:15 am

Piano Concerto #1

Ludwig van Beethoven
Maurizio Pollini (piano) | Vienna Philharmonic | Eugen Jochum (conductor)

DG 410.511 (Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 1)

12:52 am

Trio Sonata #4 in E Minor, BWV 528

Johann Sebastian Bach
Heinz Holliger (oboe d'amore) | Tabea Zimmerman (viola) | Christiane Jaccottet (harpsichord) | Thomas Demenga (cello)

Philips 422.328 (Bach: The Trio Sonatas)

1:01 am

Symphony #21

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields | Sir Neville Marriner (conductor)

Philips 412.954 (Mozart: The Late Symphonies, 21-41)

1:22 am

Fantasie F Minor

Frédéric Chopin
Krystian Zimerman (piano)

DG 423.090 (Chopin: 4 Ballades, Bracarolle, Fantasie)

1:36 am

Cello Concerto, H. 432 in A Minor

Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
Balázs Máté (cello) | Concerto Armonico

Hungaroton 31337 (C.P.E. Bach: Cello Concertos Nos. 1, 3 & 2)

2:02 am

Piano Trio #2

Johannes Brahms
Beaux Arts Trio

Philips 416.838 (Brahms; The Piano Trios)

2:30 am

Flute Concerto in C Major

King Frederick the Great of Prussia
Patrick Gallois (flute) | CPE Bach Chamber Orchestra | Peter Schreier (conductor)

DG 439.895 (Flute Concertos from Sanssouci)

2:45 am

Scheherazade (Symphonic Suite After "A Thousand and One Nights"), Op. 53

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Concertgebouw Orchestra of Amsterdam | Kirill Kondrashin (conductor)

Philips 400.021 (Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade)

3:30 am

Banquet Music, Part 1: Suite

Georg Philipp Telemann
Musica Amphion | Pieter-Jan Belder (conductor)

Brilliant 92177 (Telemann: Tafelmusik)

3:59 am

Violin Concerto

Antonín Dvorák
Kyung-Wha Chung (violin) | Philadelphia Orchestra | Riccardo Muti (conductor)

EMI 49858 (Dvorák: Violin Concerto, Romance)

4:33 am

Symphony #4

Joseph Haydn
Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orchestra | Adam Fischer (conductor)

Nimbus 5265 (Haydn: The Early Symphonies)

4:51 am

Symphony #9 in E Minor, Op. 95 "From the New World"

Antonín Dvorák
Chicago Symphony Orchestra | Sir Georg Solti (conductor)

London 410.116 (Dvorák: Symphony No. 9)

5:37 am

Concerto for 2 Flutes G Major

Anton Stamitz
Aurele Nicolet (flute) | Christiane Nicolet (flute) | Württemberg Chamber Orchestra | Jorg Faerber (conductor)

Tudor 702 (Danzi, Stamitz & Rossini)

5:55 am

Transcendental Etude #10 in F Minor

Franz Liszt
Evgeny Kissin (piano)

RCA 60443 (Evgeny Kissin, Carnegie Hall Debut Concert)

6:05 am

Symphony #26 in E-flat Major, K. 184

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
The Circle of Harmony | Jérémie Rhorer (conductor)

Virgin Classics 234868 (Mozart: Symphonies Nos. 25, 26 & 29)

6:14 am

Triple Concerto

Ludwig van Beethoven
Anne-Sophie Mutter (violin) | Mark Zeltser (piano) | Yo-Yo Ma (cello) | Berlin Philharmonic | Herbert von Karajan (conductor)

DG 457.861 (Face to Face with Beethoven)

6:52 am


Cécile Chaminade
Susan Milan (flute) | City of London Sinfonia | Richard Hickox (conductor)

Chandos 8840 (La Flûte enchantée)

7:01 am

Fantasie for Piano 4-Hands

Franz Schubert
Gueher Pekinel (piano) | Sueher Pekinel (piano)

Teldec 244.926 (Mozart: Sonate K448 - Schubert: Fantasie Op. 103)

7:22 am

Oboe Concerto #1

George Frideric Handel
Nicholas Daniel (oboe) | City of London Sinfonia | John Rutter (conductor)

American Gramaphone 590 (The Handel Collection)

7:31 am

Symphonie fantastique

Hector Berlioz
Chicago Symphony Orchestra | Claudio Abbado (conductor)

DG 410.895 (Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique)

8:27 am

Violin Concerto #1

Max Bruch
Nigel Kennedy (violin) | English Chamber Orchestra | Jeffrey Tate (conductor)

EMI 49663 (Mendelssohn & Bruch: Violin Concertos)

8:53 am

Novelette, Op. 15 #4. Waltz

Alexander Glazunov
St. Petersburg String Quartet

Delos 3262 (Glazunov: 5 Novelettes, Op. 15, Quartet No. 5, Op. 70)

9:05 am

Concerto, RV 505 in B-flat Major for Bassoon, Strings and Continuo

Antonio Vivaldi
Mathieu Lussier (bassoon) | Arion

Early Music 7764 (Vivaldi)

9:16 am

Symphony #40

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Chamber Orchestra of Europe | Nikolaus Harnoncourt (conductor)

Teldec 9031-74858 (Mozart: Symphonies Nos. 39 - 41)

9:54 am

Flute Sonata, BWV 1035 in E Major

Johann Sebastian Bach
Jed Wentz (flute) | Michael Borgstede (harpsichord)

Brilliant 93814 (Bach Complete Chamber Music for Flute)

10:06 am

Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun

Claude Debussy
Berlin Philharmonic | Herbert von Karajan (conductor)

EMI 64357 (Debussy: La Mer, etc. - Ravel: Bolero, etc.)

10:17 am

Ottone: Overture

George Frideric Handel
Montreal Baroque Orchestra | Joël Thiffault (conductor)


10:24 am

Cello Concerto B Minor

Antonín Dvorák
Mstislav Rostropovich (cello) | Berlin Philharmonic | Herbert von Karajan (conductor)

DG 447.413 (Dvorák: Cello Concerto - Tchaikovsky: Rococo Variations)

11:07 am

Alessandro: Excerpts (6)

Christoph Willibald Gluck
Musica Antiqua of Cologne | Reinhard Goebel (conductor)

Archiv 445.824 (Rebel: Les Elemens - Gluck: Alessandro)

11:20 am

Piano Concerto #2

Ludwig van Beethoven
Martha Argerich (piano) | Mahler Chamber Orchestra | Claudio Abbado (conductor)

DG 0003398 (Beethoven: Piano Concertos Nos. 2 & 3)

11:50 am

Meistersinger: Prelude to Act I

Richard Wagner
Chicago Symphony Orchestra | Fritz Reiner (conductor)

RCA 4738 (Reiner conducts Wagner)

12:05 pm

Flute Concerto in D Major

Jacob Ignaz Holzbauer
Karl Kaiser (flute) | La Stagione Frankfurt | Karl Kaiser (conductor)

CPO 777.358 (Holzbauer: Flute Concertos)

12:19 pm

Symphony #4 "Italian"

Felix Mendelssohn
Chicago Symphony Orchestra | Sir Georg Solti (conductor)

London 414.665 (Mendelssohn: Symphonies 3 & 4)

12:50 pm


Frédéric Chopin
Martha Argerich (piano)

DG 447.430 (Liszt: Sonata in B Minor)

1:00 pm

La Clemenza di Tito

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Metropolitan Opera

Private Recording (Private Recording)

4:07 pm

Romance #1 for Violin & Orchestra

Ludwig van Beethoven
Isaac Stern (violin) | Boston Symphony Orchestra | Seiji Ozawa (conductor)

CBS 37204 (Mendelssohn & Beethoven)

4:16 pm

Carnival of the Animals

Camille Saint-Saëns
Ian Brown (piano) | Susan Tomes (piano) | Nash Ensemble

Virgin Classics 90751 (Saint-Saëns: Trio Op. 18, Septet, Le Carnaval des animaux)

4:40 pm

Symphony #24 D Major

Joseph Haydn
Cantilena | Adrian Shepherd (conductor)

Chandos 8505 (Haydn: Symphonies 22, 24 & 30)

5:01 pm

Concerto for 3 Trumpets D Major

Georg Philipp Telemann
Wynton Marsalis (trumpet) | English Chamber Orchestra | Raymond Leppard (conductor)

CBS 42478 (Baroque Music for Trumpets)

5:10 pm

Symphony #3 "Scottish"

Felix Mendelssohn
London Symphony Orchestra | Claudio Abbado (conductor)

DG 415.353 (Mendelssohn: 5 Symphonies, Overtures)

5:54 pm

Symphony #2

William Boyce
Bournemouth Sinfonietta | Ronald Thomas (conductor)

CRD 3413A (William Boyce)

6:05 pm

The Flying Dutchman: Overture

Richard Wagner
Cleveland Orchestra | George Szell (conductor)

CBS 38486 (Wagner: Preludes & Overtures)

6:17 pm

Serenata a più stromenti di Concerto in D Major

Luigi Gatti
Calamus Ensemble

MDG 603.1589 (Luigi Gatti: Chamber Music)

6:53 pm

Concerto, BWV 1065

Johann Sebastian Bach
Christoph Eschenbach (piano) | Justus Frantz (piano) | Gerhard Oppitz (piano) | Helmut Schmidt (piano) | Hamburg Philharmonic | Christoph Eschenbach (conductor)

DG 415.655 (J. S. Bach: Klavierkonzerte)

7:05 pm

Fantaisie on Themes from Weber's "Der Freischütz"

Paul Taffanel
Mathieu Dufour (flute) | Kuang-Hao Huang (piano)

Cedille 90000.121 (Fantaisie)

7:18 pm

Water Music Suite #2 (D Major)

George Frideric Handel
Boston Baroque | Martin Pearlman (conductor)

Telarc 80594 (Handel: Music for the Royal Fireworks, Water Music)

7:30 pm


Robert Schumann
Vladimir Ashkenazy (piano)

London 421.010 (Schumann: Piano Works Vol. 2)

8:01 pm

Symphony #48 in C Major "Maria Theresia"

Joseph Haydn
Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orchestra | Adam Fischer (conductor)

Brilliant 93782 (Haydn Edition)

8:28 pm

Morning, Noon, and Night in Vienna: Overture

Franz von Suppé
Vienna Philharmonic | Zubin Mehta (conductor)

Sony 88875.03791 (New Year's Concert 2015)

8:38 pm

Concerto, K. 314

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Randall Wolfgang (oboe) | Orpheus Chamber Orchestra

DG 423.623 (Mozart: Horn Concertos Nos. 2 & 3, etc.)

9:00 pm

Center Stage from Wolf Trap

Special Program

Private Recording (Private Recording)

10:00 pm

Violin Concerto #3 in B Minor, Op. 61

Camille Saint-Saëns
Renaud Capuçon (violin) | French Radio Philharmonic | Lionel Bringuier (conductor)

Erato 34134 (Saint-Saëns: La muse et le poète)

10:30 pm

Trio Sonata, RV 78 in B-flat Major

Antonio Vivaldi

Naive 30535 (Vivaldi: Sonate da camera a tre, Op. 1)

10:37 pm

Piano Concerto #1

Felix Mendelssohn
Lang Lang (piano) | Chicago Symphony Orchestra | Daniel Barenboim (conductor)

DG 474.291 (Tchaikovsky & Mendelssohn: First Piano Concertos)

10:59 pm

Cello Concerto (G. 475)

Luigi Boccherini
Julius Berger (cello) | Southwest German Chamber Orchestra | Vladislav Czarnecki (conductor)

EBS 6055 (Boccherini: Concerti per violoncello, vol. 2)

11:12 pm

Symphony #4

Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Cleveland Orchestra | Lorin Maazel (conductor)

CBS 44784 (Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4)

Valentine's Day

11:54 pm

Philosophy and Love: Overture

Florian Leopold Gassmann
Eclipse Chamber Orchestra | Sylvia Alimena (conductor)

Naxos 570.421 (Gassmann: Opera Overtures)


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