School of music
Masques et bergamasques
6:06 AM
Camille Saint-Saëns: Cello Concerto No. 1
Mstislav Rostropovich, cello
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Carlo Maria Giulini, conductor
6:27 AM
Johannes Brahms: Piano Pieces: Intermezzo Op. 118/1
Orli Shaham, piano
Canary Classics
6:30 AM
Sir Charles Villiers Stanford: Irish Rhapsody No. 1
Ulster Orchestra
Vernon Handley, conductor
6:45 AM
Thomas Augustine Arne: Symphony No. 3
Angus Anderson, Violin, Andrew Morris, violin
Adrian Shepherd, conductor
7:06 AM
Franz Schubert: Overture, In the Italian Style D 591
San Francisco Symphony
Herbert Blomstedt, conductor
7:15 AM
Richard Strauss: Till Eulenspiegel's Merry Pranks
Royal Scottish Orchestra
Neeme Järvi, conductor
7:31 AM
Antonin Dvorák: String Quartet No. 12, American
Members of the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
8:00 AM
The Score: Begin Again - Characters who need to begin all over again and take on new adventures, including Bridget Jones's Diary, Eat, Pray, Love, The Shawshank Redemption, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel and a few more. Playlist information is available at
9:00 AM
Classics for Kids: Agnes de Mille - From the time she was little, Agnes de Mille loved to dance. During her long career, de Mille helped transform both American ballet and musical theater. This week on Classics for Kids, meet Agnes de Mille. Hear the episode again, and find music education resources for students, teachers, and parents at
9:06 AM
Gerald Finzi: Five Bagatelles: No. 4, Forlana
Emma Johnson, clarinet, Malcolm Martineau, piano
9:10 AM
Edvard Grieg: Lyric Suite
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Neeme Järvi, conductor
Deutsche Grammophon
9:30 AM
Dmitri Shostakovich: Piano Concerto No. 2, Mvt. 1
Boris Giltburg, piano
Utah Symphony
Thierry Fischer, conductor
Private Recording
9:30 AM
Utah Symphony: SHOSTAKOVICH Piano Concerto No. 2, Mvt. 1 - Boris Giltburg, piano; Thierry Fischer, conductor (Recorded 4/28/2018)
9:38 AM
Giuseppe Saverio Mercadante: Flute Concerto
Andrea Griminelli, flute
English Chamber Orchestra
Jean-Pierre Rampal, conductor
9:57 AM
Jan Ladislav Dussek: Sonata
Mark Brewer, harp;
Brewer & Deroche
10:07 AM
Ludwig van Beethoven: Violin Concerto
Isaac Stern, violin
New York Philharmonic
Daniel Barenboim, conductor
10:50 AM
Modest Mussorgsky: Khovanshchina: Dance of the Persian Slave Maidens
Berlin Philharmonic
Claudio Abbado, conductor
11:00 AM
From the Top: Highwood, Illinois (Recorded 2/1/18) - CASSADO Piano Trio in C Major, Mvt. 3 (Trio Keluvaina); SHOSTAKOVICH Cello Sonata in D minor, Mvt. 2 (William Tan, cello, age 13; Christopher O’Riley, piano); TREVINO “Catching Shadows” (Percussion Scholarship Group); CHOPIN Nocturn in C minor, Op. 48/1 (George Dalianis, piano, age 17); WAXMAN “Carmen Fantasie” (Ria Honda, violin, age 17; Christopher O’Riley, piano); PONCE “Estrellita” (Ria Honda, violin, age 17; Christopher O’Riley, piano)
11:59 AM
Giuseppe Verdi: La forza del destino: Overture
BBC Philharmonic
Edward Downes, conductor
12:09 PM
Sergei Prokofiev: Symphony No. 1, Classical
The Philadelphia Orchestra
Eugene Ormandy, conductor
12:23 PM
Henry Litolff: Concerto symphonique No. 2
Peter Donohoe, piano
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Andrew Litton, conductor
12:56 PM
Sir Edward Elgar: Serenade for Strings
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
1:10 PM
Peter Tchaikovsky: Capriccio italien
Kirov Orchestra
Valery Gergiev, conductor
1:26 PM
Ottorino Respighi: String Quartet
Quartetto di Cremona
2:00 PM
Siegfried Ochs/Ferruccio Busoni: Humorous Vars. on 'S kommt ein Vogel geflogen
Doug Humpherys, piano
Private Recording
2:20 PM
Camille Saint-Saëns: Carnival of the Animals
Joseph Villa, piano, Patricia Prattis Jennings, piano, Anne Martindale Williams, cello
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
André Previn, conductor
2:42 PM
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Horn Concerto No. 2 K 417
Hermann Baumann, horn
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Pinchas Zukerman, conductor
3:00 PM
Bedrich Smetana: Má Vlast: The Moldau
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Rafael Kubelik, conductor
3:13 PM
Georg Philipp Telemann: Grillen-Symphonie
Collegium Musicum 90
Simon Standage, conductor
3:24 PM
Rebecca Clarke: I'll Bid My Heart Be Still
Willey Family Strings
Denise WIlley
Willey's World Creations
3:29 PM
Felix Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto
Joseph Silverstein, Violin
Utah Symphony
Joseph Silverstein, conductor
Pro Arte
3:57 PM
Richard Wagner: Das Rheingold: Entry of the Gods into Valhalla
Cleveland Orchestra
George Szell, conductor
4:05 PM
Frederick Delius: A Village Romeo & Juliet: The Walk to the Paradise Garden
Acad. of St. Martin in the Fields
Sir Neville Marriner, conductor
4:15 PM
Ignaz Moscheles: Sonate caractéristique
Frederick Marvin, piano
4:42 PM
Gabriel Fauré: Masques et bergamasques
L'Orchestre de la Suisse Romande
Ernest Ansermet, conductor
5:00 PM
Highway 89: Clara Hurtado (soprano) - SABIO Virgen Madre Groriosa; VALCARCEL Chillilin Uth’aja; VALCARCEL Suray Surita; HEGGIE Not in a Silver Casket; VERDI Rigoletto: Caro Nome; MILHAUD A Cupidon, Tais-toi Babillarde Arondelle
6:00 PM
The Score: Begin Again - Characters who need to begin all over again and take on new adventures, including Bridget Jones's Diary, Eat, Pray, Love, The Shawshank Redemption, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel and a few more. Playlist information is available at
7:00 PM
Classical Guitar Alive: The classical guitar has the power to inspire, lift the spirit, and ease suffering. Many cultures and histories from present-day to Biblical times mention listeners being soothed by the sound of a guitar, a lute, a lyre, and countless similar instruments. For a list of pieces on today's program, visit
8:00 PM
Opera: MOZART The Magic Flute (Lyric Opera of Chicago) - Christiane Karg (Pamina); Matthew Polenzani (Tamino); Adam Plachetka (Papageno); Kathryn Lewek (Queen of the Night); Christof Fischesser (Sarastro); Diana Newman (Papagena); David Govertsen (Speaker); Rory Macdonald, conductor