Musica della sera

Classical Music 7:00-9:30pm

Playlist for Thursday, July 4, 2013

Hosted by Meera Collier-Mitchell

Time

Composer

Selection

Performers

Record Title

Label

7:00

Aaron Copland
(1900 – 1990)

Fanfare for the Common Man

Cincinnati Pops Orchestra, Erich Kunzel, conductor

Aaron Copland: The Music of America
(1997)

Telarc

Samuel Barber
(1910 – 1981)

Two Songs, Op. 42 (1942)

          Twelfth Night (Laurie Lee)

          To be Sung on the Water

Los Angeles Chamber Singers, Peter Rutenberg, conductor

Shenandoah: An American Chorister 1890 – 1990
(1994)

Klavier

Charles Ives
(1874 – 1954)

          Songs my mother taught me (1901)

          Tom Sails Away (1917)

          The Things Our Fathers Loved (1917)

Susan Narucki, soprano

Donald Berman, piano

The Light That Is Felt: Songs of Charles Ives
(2008)

Classical Recording Foundation

Aaron Copland

Quiet City

Cincinnati Pops Orchestra, Erich Kunzel, conductor; Philip Collins, trumpet; William Harrod, English horn

Aaron Copland: The Music of America

Telarc

7:30

Leonard Bernstein
(1918 – 1990)

“Lonely Town” from On the Town

(arranged by William David Brohn)

Joshua Bell, violin; Philharmonia Orchestra, David Zinman, director

Bernstein: West Side Story Suite
(2001)

Sony Classical

Traditional, arr. James Erb

Shenandoah

Los Angeles Chamber Singers, Peter Rutenberg, conductor

Shenandoah: An American Chorister 1890 – 1990

Klavier

Charles Tomlinson Griffes
(1884 – 1920)

The White Peacock, Op. 7, No. 1

Dallas Symphony Orchestra, Andrew Litton, conductor

An American Tapestry
(1996)

Dorian

7:45

Duke Ellington
(1899 – 1974)

Suite from “The River”, orchestrated by Ron Collier

  1. Spring
  2. Meander
  3. Giggling Rapids
  4. Lake
  5. Vortex
  6. Riba
  7. Village Virgins

Detroit Symphony Orchestra, Neeme Järvi, conductor

Still: Symphony No. 1 / Ellington: “River” Suite – Detroit Symphony Orchestra
(1993)

Chandos

8:15

Frederick Delius
(1862 – 1934)

          To be sung of a summer night on the water I

          To be sung of a summer night on the water II

The Cambridge Singers, John Rutter, director

There Is Sweet Music: English Choral Songs, 1890 – 1950
(1986)

Collegium Records

Mark O’Connor
(b. 1961)

Appalachia Waltz

Mark O’Connor, Meyer, violins

The Metamorphosen Chamber Orchestra, Scott Yoo, conductor

Mark O’Connor: The American Seasons
(2001)

Sony Classical

8:30

Vincent Persichetti
(1915 – 1987)

O Cool is the Valley, Op. 118

Winds of the London Symphony Orchestra, David Amos, conductor

Divertimenti for Winds
(1994)

Harmonia Mundi

George Frederick McKay
(1899 – 1970)

Song Over the Great Plains (1953)

National Radio Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine, John McLaughlin Williams, conductor

George Frederick McKay: Violin Concerto, &c.
(2003)

Naxos

8:45

Vincent Persichetti
(1915 – 1987)

Psalm for Band, Op. 53

Winds of the London Symphony Orchestra, David Amos, conductor

Divertimenti for Winds
(1994)

Harmonia Mundi

Peter Rutenberg
(b. 1951)

Ballad of the Buffalo Skinners (1990)

Los Angeles Chamber Singers, Peter Rutenberg, conductor

Shenandoah: An American Chorister 1890 – 1990

Klavier

8:00

Traditional

          Wayfaring Stranger

          Wayfaring Stranger (instrumental)

          Where We’ll Never Grow Old

          Ecstasy

Anonymous 4: Marsha Genensky, Susan Hellauer, Jacqueline Horner, Johanna Maria Rose

Darol Anger & Mike Marshall, instrumental

Gloryland
(2006)

Harmonia Mundi

Mark O’Connor

Flailing

Mark O’Connor, Guitar

Mark O’Connor: Midnight on the Water
(1998)

Sony Classical

Traditional

Parting Friends

Anonymous 4: Marsha Genensky, Susan Hellauer, Jacqueline Horner, Johanna Maria Rose

Darol Anger & Mike Marshall, instrumental

Gloryland
(2006)

Harmonia Mundi

Mark O’Connor

The Star-Spangled Banner

Mark O’Connor, violin

Mark O’Connor: Midnight on the Water
(1998)

Sony Classical

Traditional

I’m on my Journey Home

Anonymous 4

Gloryland
(2006)

Harmonia Mundi

 

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