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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.

Tue • March 31, 2020

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12:06 am

Voices of Spring

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

EMI 47052 (J. Strauss II: Famous Waltzes)

12:13 am

Symphony #5

Ludwig van Beethoven
Philadelphia Orchestra | Riccardo Muti (conductor)

EMI 49487 (Beethoven: 9 Symphonien)

12:46 am

Clarinet Concerto in E-flat Major

James Hook
Colin Lawson (clarinet) | The Parley of Instruments | Peter Holman (conductor)

Hyperion 66896 (English Classical Clarinet Concertos)

1:06 am

Andante spianato & grande polonaise

Frédéric Chopin
Artur Rubinstein (piano)

RCA 5617 (The Chopin Collection, The Impromptus, others)

1:21 am

Symphony #4

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

Nimbus 5265 (Haydn: The Early Symphonies)

1:39 am

Violin Concerto #2 in D Minor, Op. 22

Henryk Wieniawski
Joshua Bell (violin) | Cleveland Orchestra | Vladimir Ashkenazy (conductor)

London 421.716 (Tchaikovsky & Wieniawski: Violin Concertos)

2:02 am

Divertimento, K. 113

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields

Philips 420.181 (Mozart: Divertimenti K. 113, 137 & 251)

2:16 am

Piano Concerto #2

Johannes Brahms
Nelson Freire (piano) | Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra | Riccardo Chailly (conductor)

Decca 0006588 (Brahms: The Piano Concertos)

3:04 am

Oboe Concerto #1 in D Minor

Ludwig August LeBrun
Paul Goodwin (oboe) | The English Concert | Trevor Pinnock (conductor)

Archiv 431.821 (Oboe Concertos)

3:24 am

Coriolan Overture

Ludwig van Beethoven
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra | Yoel Levi (conductor)

Telarc 80358 (Beethoven: Overtures)

3:33 am

French Overture (Partita) in B Minor, BWV 831

Johann Sebastian Bach
Sir András Schiff (piano)

London 433.313 (Bach: 6 French Suites, Italian Concerto)

4:05 am

String Quartet #12 "American"

Antonín Dvorák
Endellion String Quartet

Virgin Classics 90807 (Smetana & Dvorák: Quartets)

4:31 am

Symphony #6 "Pathetique"

Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
St. Petersburg Kirov Orchestra | Valery Gergiev (conductor)

Philips 456.580 (Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 6, Romeo and Juliet Overture)

5:19 am

Violin Concerto #3 G Major, K 216: III. Rondeau: Allegro

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Anne-Sophie Mutter (violin and conductor) | London Philharmonic Orchestra

DG 0007189 (Anne-Sophie Mutter)

5:26 am

Concerto for 2 Pianos E Major

Felix Mendelssohn
Anthony Paratore (piano) | Joseph Paratore (piano) | RIAS Sinfonietta | Uros Lajovic (conductor)

CBS 42523 (Mendelssohn: Concerti for 2 Pianos)

5:55 am

Horn Concerto in F Major: III. Allegro

Johann Friedrich Fasch
Ludwig Güttler (corno da caccia) | New Bach Collegium Musicum, Leipzig | Max Pommer (conductor)

Capriccio 10.008 (Corno da caccia)

6:05 am

Zigeunerweisen

Pablo de Sarasate
Gil Shaham (violin) | London Symphony Orchestra | Lawrence Foster (conductor)

DG 431.815 (Wieniawski: Violion Concertos - Sarate: Zigeunerweisen)

6:15 am

Trio Sonata, Op. 2 #1 in B Minor

George Frideric Handel
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ensemble

Philips 412.595 (Handel: Trio Sonatas, Op. 2)

6:29 am

Symphony #5: IV

Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
St. Louis Symphony Orchestra | Leonard Slatkin (conductor)

RCA 60425 (Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5, The Tempest)

6:42 am

The Four Seasons: Spring

Antonio Vivaldi
Sarah Chang (violin) | Orpheus Chamber Orchestra

EMI 94431 (Vivaldi: The Four Seasons)

6:54 am

Ruler of the Spirits Overture

Carl Maria von Weber
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra | Antoni Wit (conductor)

Naxos 570.296 (Weber: Overtures)

7:05 am

Triumphal March

Alexander Glazunov
Hong Kong Philharmonic | Kenneth Schermerhorn (conductor)

Hong Kong 220309 (Glazunov: Spring, Poeme Epique & Finnish Sketches)

7:14 am

Cello Concerto #1 C Major: III

Joseph Haydn
Matt Haimovitz (cello) | Orchestre de Bretagne | Stefan Sanderling (conductor)

Transart 121 (Haydn & Mozart: The Cello Concertos)

7:21 am

Blue Danube

Johann Strauss II
Vienna Philharmonic | Herbert von Karajan (conductor)

DG 419.616 (New Year's Concert from Vienna)

7:34 am

Concerto, BWV 1059

Johann Sebastian Bach
Alexei Utkin (oboe d'amore) | Moscow Virtuosi | Vladimir Spivakov (conductor)

RCA 61582 (Bach: Concertos, BWV 1041, 1042, 1055, 1059 & 1056)

7:48 am

Tsar Saltan: Three Wonders

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Scottish National Orchestra | Neeme Jaervi (conductor)

Chandos 8327/8/9 (Rimsky-Korsakov: Suites)

7:56 am

Violin Sonata, HWV 371 in D Major (Op. 1 #13): IV. Allegro

George Frideric Handel
Ensemble Vintage of Cologne

Naxos 572.245 (Handel: Complete Violin Sonatas)

8:05 am

The Siege of Corinth: Overture

Gioachino Rossini
Orchestra of the National Academy of St Cecilia | Antonio Pappano (conductor)

Warner Classics 624344 (Rossini: Overtures)

8:15 am

Oboe Concerto on Themes of Cimarosa

Arthur Benjamin
Brynjar Hoff (oboe) | English Chamber Orchestra | Ian Watson (conductor)

Libra 1002 (Oboe Concertos Vol. 2)

8:27 am

Symphony #7 "La Chasse"

John Marsh
London Mozart Players | Matthias Bamert (conductor)

Chandos 10458 (Marsh: Symphonies)

8:39 am

On the Boat (En Bateau)

Claude Debussy
Yolanda Kondonassis (harp)

Telarc 80622 (Debussy's Harp)

8:44 am

Symphony in E Major, Op. 13/3, WV 393

Georg Christoph Wagenseil
Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra | Johannes Goritzki (conductor)

CPO 777.112 (Wagenseil: Symphonies, Vol. 2)

8:56 am

Polonaise from "Boris Godunov"

Modest Mussorgsky
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra | Erich Kunzel (conductor)

Vox 5130 (The Dance)

Album of the Week

9:05 am

Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43

Sergei Rachmaninoff
Daniil Trifonov (piano) | Philadelphia Orchestra | Yannick Nézet-Séguin (conductor)

DG 479.4970 (Rachmaninov Variations: Trifonov)

9:30 am

German Dances, K. 605

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra

DG 429.783 (A Litte Light Music)

9:37 am

Adagietto from Symphony #5

Gustav Mahler
Berlin Philharmonic | Herbert von Karajan (conductor)

DG 0000352 (Karajan Forever, The Greatest Classical Hits)

9:50 am

Trio Sonata #2 in C Minor, BWV 526

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

Philips 422.328 (Bach: The Trio Sonatas)

10:05 am

Grand Overture in D Major

Bedrich Smetana
Gianandrea Noseda (conductor) | BBC Philharmonic

Chandos 10413 (Smetana: Orchestral Works, Vol. 1)

10:14 am

Piano Concerto #1

Ludwig van Beethoven
Martha Argerich (piano) | Philharmonia Orchestra | Giuseppe Sinopoli (conductor)

DG 415.682 (Beethoven: Piano Concertos Nos. 1 & 2)

10:50 am

Concerto C Minor (or G Minor)

Georg Philipp Telemann
Heinz Holliger (oboe) | Academy of St. Martin in the Fields | Iona Brown (conductor)

Philips 412.879 (Telemann: Concerti per Oboe)

11:01 am

Nocturne

Alexander Borodin
Joshua Bell (violin) | Academy of St. Martin in the Fields | Michael Stern (conductor)

Sony 87894 (Romance of the Violin)

11:08 am

Concerto Grosso, Op. 6 #7 in B-flat Major

George Frideric Handel
Academy of Ancient Music | Andrew Manze (conductor)

Harmonia Mundi 90.7228/29 (Handel: Concerti Grossi, Op. 6)

Album of the Week

11:25 am

Piano Concerto #2 in C Minor, Op. 18

Sergei Rachmaninoff
Daniil Trifonov (piano) | Philadelphia Orchestra | Yannick Nézet-Séguin (conductor)

DG 483.5335 (Daniil Trifonov: Destination Rachmaninov: Departure)

12:01 pm

Symphony #67 in F Major

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

Brilliant 93782 (Haydn Edition)

12:32 pm

La Boutique Fantasque: Excerpts

Ottorino Respighi
Philadelphia Orchestra | Eugene Ormandy (conductor)

CBS 45658 (Greatest Hits, The Ballet, Vol. 1)

12:44 pm

Guitar Concerto E Minor

Ferdinando Carulli
Pepe Romero (guitar) | Academy of St. Martin in the Fields | Iona Brown (conductor)

Philips 426.263 (Carulli & Molino: Guitar Concertos)

Album of the Week

1:01 pm

Vocalise, Op. 34 #14 (transcription by Trifonov)

Sergei Rachmaninoff
Daniil Trifonov (piano)

DG 483.6617 (Daniil Trifonov: Destination Rachmaninov: Arrival)

1:05 pm

Overture in A Minor, FWV K:a1

Johann Friedrich Fasch
Tempesta di Mare

Chandos 0783 (Fasch: Orchestral Works, Vol. 2)

1:33 pm

Cello Concerto #2 in E Minor

Victor Herbert
Gautier Capuçon (cello) | Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra | Paavo Järvi (conductor)

Virgin Classics 519035 (Dvorák & Herbert: Cello Concertos)

1:56 pm

Piano Concerto #21

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
John O'Conor (piano) | Scottish Chamber Orchestra | Sir Charles Mackerras (conductor)

Telarc 80219 (Mozart: Piano Concertos Nos. 21 & 27)

2:25 pm

Violin Concerto in A Minor, Op. 82

Alexander Glazunov
Rachel Barton Pine (violin) | Russian National Orchestra | José Serebrier (conductor)

Warner Classics 4679465 (Glazunov: Complete Concertos)

2:46 pm

Lute Suite in D Major "La Prise de Gaeta"

Jacques de Saint-Luc
David Russell (guitar)

Telarc 80693 (Air on a G String)

3:05 pm

Concerto, RV 94

Antonio Vivaldi
Marion Verbruggen (recorder) | Ensemble

Harmonia Mundi 90.7046 (Vivaldi: "La Pastorella")

3:15 pm

Pictures at an Exhibition

Modest Mussorgsky
Chicago Symphony Orchestra | Fritz Reiner (conductor)

RCA 61394 (Mussorgsky, Tchaikovsky & Borodin)

3:50 pm

Sinfonia B-flat Major

Leopold Mozart
New Zealand Chamber Orchestra | Donald Armstrong (conductor)

Naxos 553.347 (Leopold Mozart: Symphonies)

4:05 pm

Clarinet Concerto #2 in E-flat Major, op. 57: I. Allegro

Louis Spohr
Jon Manasse (clarinet) | Seattle Symphony | Gerard Schwarz (conductor)

Harmonia Mundi 90.7516 (Mozart & Spohr: Clarinet Concertos)

4:19 pm

Hungarian Rhapsody #2 in C-sharp Minor

Franz Liszt
Budapest Festival Orchestra | Iván Fischer (conductor)

DG 001571102 (Liszt: The Collection)

4:30 pm

Symphony in A Major (F. 27)

Josef Myslivecek
London Mozart Players | Matthias Bamert (conductor)

Chandos 10203 (Myslivecek: Symphonies)

4:41 pm

Souvenir of a Beloved Place: Meditation

Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Joshua Bell (violin) | Berlin Philharmonic | Michael Tilson Thomas (conductor)

Sony 94832 (Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto)

4:52 pm

Symphony #98: III. Menuetto

Joseph Haydn
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra | Sir Colin Davis (conductor)

Philips 442.611 (Haydn: The London Symphonies, Vol. 1)

4:57 pm

Traditional Dances: #3. Por el sur

Remo Pignoni
Mirian Conti (piano)

Steinway & Sons 30010 (Nostalgias Argentinas)

5:05 pm

Brandenburg Concerto #3 in G Major, BWV 1048

Johann Sebastian Bach
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra | Riccardo Chailly (conductor)

Decca 478.2191 (Bach: Brandenburgische Konzerte)

5:18 pm

Karelia Suite: Alla Marcia

Jean Sibelius
Berlin Philharmonic | Herbert von Karajan (conductor)

EMI 64331 (Sibelius: Finlandia, Karelia Suite, etc.)

5:25 pm

Sonata for Two Oboes and Continuo, HWV 380 in B-flat Major

George Frideric Handel
Burkhard Glaetzner (oboe) | Ingo Goritzki (oboe) | Siegfried Pank (viola da gamba) | Walter Heinz Bernstein (harpsichord) | Achim Beyer (violone)

Capriccio 10.066 (Handel: Die Oboensonaten Vol. 1)

5:38 pm

Carmen Fantasy

Pablo de Sarasate
Itzhak Perlman (violin) | Royal Philharmonic Orchestra | Lawrence Foster (conductor)

EMI 47101 (Paganini: Violin Concerto No. 1 - Sarasate: Carmen Fantasie)

5:50 pm

Piano Sonata, K. 545

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Maria Joao Pires (piano)

Denon 7390 (Mozart: The Complete Sonatas for Piano, Vol. 5)

Album of the Week

6:05 pm

Suite from Violin Partita #3 (transcription by Rachmaninoff)

Johann Sebastian Bach
Daniil Trifonov (piano)

DG 483.5335 (Daniil Trifonov: Destination Rachmaninov: Departure)

6:14 pm

Concerto, RV 180

Antonio Vivaldi
Italian Soloists

Denon 1471 (Vivaldi: Il Cimento dell'Armonia e dell'Inventione, Vol. 1)

6:24 pm

Wind Symphony #6

Johann Christian Bach
Consortium Classicum

MDG 301.0434 (J.C. Bach: Wind Symphonies)

6:35 pm

Piano Sonata #8 in C Minor, Op. 13 "Pathétique": II. Adagio cantabile

Ludwig van Beethoven
Rudolf Buchbinder (piano)

RCA 787.510 (Beethoven, The Sonata Legacy)

6:42 pm

Theme and Variations

Johann Nepomuk Hummel
Alex Klein (oboe) | Czech National Symphony Orchestra | Paul Freeman (conductor)

Cedille 90000.045 (Hummel & Krommer: Oboe Concertos)

6:53 pm

Ancient Airs and Dances Suite #2: IV. Bernardo Gianocelli, detto il Bernardello. Bergamasca

Ottorino Respighi
Lausanne Chamber Orchestra | Jesús López-Cobos (conductor)

Telarc 80309 (Respighi: Ancient Airs and Dances, Trittico Botticelliano)

7:58 pm

Leonore Overture #3

Ludwig van Beethoven
Cleveland Orchestra | Christoph von Dohnányi (conductor)

Telarc 80145 (Beethoven: Symphony No. 6, Leonore Overture No. 3)

Album of the Week

8:13 pm

Piano Concerto #4 in G Minor, Op. 40

Sergei Rachmaninoff
Daniil Trifonov (piano) | Philadelphia Orchestra | Yannick Nézet-Séguin (conductor)

DG 483.5335 (Daniil Trifonov: Destination Rachmaninov: Departure)

8:41 pm

Flute Concerto G Major

Carl Stamitz
Irena Grafenauer (flute) | Academy of St. Martin in the Fields | Sir Neville Marriner (conductor)

Philips 426.318 (Mozart: Serenades, K. 100 & K. 185)

9:03 pm

Sinfonia in E Minor, Wq 178 "Fandango": III. Allegro

Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
Concerto of Cologne | Pablo Heras-Casado (conductor)

Archiv 479.2050 (El Maestro Farinelli)

9:08 pm

Symphony #5 in C-sharp Minor

Gustav Mahler
Tonhalle Orchestra Zürich | David Zinman (conductor)

RCA 31450 (Mahler: Symphony No. 5)

Album of the Week

10:23 pm

Rachmania: #3. Allegro con fuoco

Daniil Trifonov
Daniil Trifonov (piano)

DG 479.4970 (Rachmaninov Variations: Trifonov)

10:26 pm

Violin Concerto #2

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Maxim Vengerov (violin) | Verbier Festival Chamber Orchestra | Maxim Vengerov (conductor)

EMI 78374 (Mozart: Violin Concertos 2 & 4, etc.)

10:50 pm

Fair Melusina Overture

Felix Mendelssohn
Freiburg Baroque Orchestra | Pablo Heras-Casado (conductor)

Harmonia Mundi 90.2369 (Mendelssohn Piano Concerto No. 2; Symphony No. 1)

11:01 pm

Symphony #9 "Great"

Franz Schubert
Columbia Symphony Orchestra | Bruno Walter (conductor)

Sony 64478 (Schubert: Symphony No. 9, Rosamunde "Excerpts")

11:55 pm

Les Surprises de l'Amour. Suite en Concert (The Surprises of Love. Concert Suite): Overture

Jean-Philippe Rameau
Les musiciens du Louvre | Marc Minkowski (conductor)

Erato 636.487 (Rameau - The Opera Collection)

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