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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 • December 15, 2018

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12:06 am

Carnival Ambassador

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

EMI 64108 (J. Strauss II: Waltzes)

12:14 am

Violin Sonata #1 in D Major, Op. 12 #1

Ludwig van Beethoven
Anne-Sophie Mutter (violin) | Lambert Orkis (piano)

DG 457.619 (Beethoven: The Violin Sonatas)

12:36 am

Clarinet Concerto #3 in F Minor, WoO 19

Louis Spohr
Karl Leister (clarinet) | Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra | Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos (conductor)

Orfeo 088.201 (Spohr: Clarinert Concertos 2 & 3)

1:05 am

Piano Concerto #23

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

Philips 412.856 (Mozart: The Piano Concertos)

1:31 am

Symphony #5 in B-flat Major, D 485

Franz Schubert
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields | Sir Neville Marriner (conductor)

Philips 412.176 (Schubert: The 10 Symphonies)

1:59 am

Concerto, RV 242

Antonio Vivaldi
Italian Soloists

Denon 1520 (Vivaldi: Il Cimento dell'Armonia e dell'Inventione, Vol. 2)

2:08 am

Symphony #69

Joseph Haydn
Concentus Musicus of Vienna | Nikolaus Harnoncourt (conductor)

Teldec 9031-76460 (Haydn: Symphonies Nos. 30, 53 & 69)

2:34 am

Partita #6 in E Minor, BWV 830

Johann Sebastian Bach
Sir András Schiff (piano)

London 411.732 (Bach: 6 Partitas BWV 825-830)

3:06 am

The Lark Ascending

Ralph Vaughan Williams
Christopher Warren-Green (violin) | London Chamber Orchestra | Christopher Warren-Green (conductor)

Virgin Classics 90819 (English String Music)

3:22 am

Flute Concerto in E Minor

Franz Benda
Patrick Gallois (flute) | CPE Bach Chamber Orchestra | Peter Schreier (conductor)

DG 439.895 (Flute Concertos from Sanssouci)

3:43 am

Symphony #4 "Poem of Ecstasy", Op. 54

Alexander Scriabin
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra | Libor Pesek (conductor)

Supraphon 2047 (Scriabin: Piano Concerto; Poeme de l'extase; Reverie)

4:03 am

The Elements

Jean-Féry Rebel
Musica Antiqua of Cologne | Reinhard Goebel (conductor)

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

4:21 am

Piano Sonata #14 "Moonlight"

Ludwig van Beethoven
Daniel Barenboim (piano)

DG 419.602 (Beethoven: Piano Sonatas)

4:38 am

Cello Concerto, H. 436 in B-flat Major

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

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

5:02 am

Symphony, Op. 3 #1 in D Major

Johann Christian Bach
Concerto Armonico

Hungaroton 31448 (Bach: Symphonies)

5:14 am

Symphony #3

Johannes Brahms
Philadelphia Orchestra | Riccardo Muti (conductor)

Philips 426.253 (Brahms: Symphony No. 3, Alto Rhapsody)

5:52 am

Sonate en symphonie, Op. 3 #2

Jean-Joseph Cassanéa de Mondonville
Les musiciens du Louvre | Marc Minkowski (conductor)

Archiv 474.550 (Mondonville: 6 Sonatas Op. 3)

6:05 am

Poet and Peasant: Overture

Franz von Suppé
Boston Pops | Arthur Fiedler (conductor)

RCA 5479 (Overtures)

6:15 am

The Many Moods of Christmas: #1

Traditional
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Chorus | Robert Shaw (conductor)

Telarc 80087 (The Many Moods of Christmas)

6:28 am

Symphony on a French Mountain Air

Vincent d'Indy
Nicole Henriot-Schweitzer (piano) | Boston Symphony Orchestra | Charles Munch (conductor)

RCA 6805 (Franck: Symphony in D Minor)

6:54 am

Un Flambeau, Jeanette, Isabelle (arr. Alexander Craig)

Holiday Music
New York Polyphony

BIS 2099 (Sing Thee Nowell)

6:56 am

The Twelve Days of Christmas

Traditional
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg & Friends

NSS Music 001 (Merry)

7:02 am

Andante C Major (K. 315)

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
James Galway (flute) | Chamber Orchestra of Europe | James Galway (conductor)

RCA 7861 (James Galway Plays Mozart)

7:09 am

Christmas Oratorio, Part 5. Chorus. "Ehre sei dir, Gott, gesungen"

Johann Sebastian Bach
RIAS Chamber Choir | Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin | René Jacobs (conductor)

Harmonia Mundi 90.1630.31 (Weihnachts-Oratorium)

7:17 am

Bagatelles

Antonín Dvorák
Ensemble Explorations

Harmonia Mundi 90.1880 (Dvorák: Quintette Op. 81)

7:34 am

Selections from "Christmas With the Academy" (2-6)

Traditional
Academy and Chorus of St. Martin in the Fields | Sir Neville Marriner (conductor)

Philips 442.141 (Christmas with the Academy)

7:48 am

Two Pieces in D Major: Courante

Silvius Leopold Weiss
Bernhard Hofstötter (lute)

Querstand 1011 (Dresden Moskau)

7:55 am

Quittez Pasteurs (arr. John Rutter)

Holiday Music
Seraphic Fire | Jacqueline Kerrod (harp) | Patrick Dupré Quigley (conductor)

SFM 14 (Candlelight Carols)

7:57 am

It Came Upon the Midnight Clear

Traditional
Scott Kritzer (guitar)

Miramont 113 (Classical Guitar Christmas)

8:02 am

Flute Concerto in D Major

Baldassare Galuppi
Jean-Pierre Rampal (flute) | Venetian Soloists | Claudio Scimone (conductor)

Erato 2292-45833 (Italian Baoque Flute Concertos)

8:14 am

Selections from "Carols for Christmas" (1-3)

Traditional
The Dale Warland Singers | Kathy Kienzle (harp) | Jeffrey Van (guitar) | Dale Warland (conductor)

d'Note 1015 (Carols for Christmas)

8:22 am

Conversation Symphony for Two Orchestras

John Marsh
London Mozart Players | Matthias Bamert (conductor)

Chandos 10458 (Marsh: Symphonies)

8:33 am

A Feast of Carols

Traditional
Tallis Chamber Choir | National Symphony Orchestra of London | Randol Alan Bass (conductor)

Kodanja 2003 (A Feast of Carols)

8:50 am

Romanze, Op. 22 #1

Clara Wieck Schumann
Daniel Hope (violin) | Sebastian Knauer (piano)

DG 0015312 (The Romantic Violinist, A Celebration of Joseph Joachim)

8:54 am

Ding Dong! Merrily on high

Holiday Music
Elora Festival Singers | Michael Bloss (organ) | Noel Edison (conductor)

Naxos 573.421 (The Wonder of Christmas)

8:56 am

Nutcracker: Overture

Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Stewart Goodyear (piano)

Steinway & Sons 30040 (The Nutcracker)

9:05 am

The Reluctant King: Festival Polonaise

Emmanuel Chabrier
Vienna Philharmonic | John Eliot Gardiner (conductor)

DG 447.751 (Chabrier: España, Suite Pastorale, etc.)

9:13 am

Selections from "A Mormon Tabernacle Choir Christmas" (1-5)

Traditional
Mormon Tabernacle Choir | John Longhurst (organ) | Orchestra at Temple Square | Craig Jessop (conductor)

Telarc 80552 (A Mormon Tabernacle Choir Christmas)

9:32 am

Symphony #77

Joseph Haydn
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra

DG 415.365 (Haydn: Symphonies Nos. 44 & 77)

9:53 am

Exultate justi in Domino

Juan Gutiérrez de Padilla
Folger Consort | Cathedra

Bard 19005 (Christmas in New Spain)

9:57 am

Silent Night

Franz Gruber
CSSR State Philharmonic Orchestra | Peter Breiner (conductor)

Naxos 550.301 (Christmas Goes Baroque)

10:02 am

Ballade #3 A-flat Major

Frédéric Chopin
Artur Rubinstein (piano)

RCA 61396 (Chopin: Ballades & Scherzos)

10:10 am

The Nutcracker: Act I

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

Philips 462.114 (Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker)

10:53 am

Overture in F major "Alster": I-Overture

Georg Philipp Telemann
New London Consort | Philip Pickett (director)

Decca 455.621 (Telemann: Wassermusik, Alster Overture)

11:02 am

There is No Rose ('Hereford') (arr. Geoffrey Williams)

Samuel Wesley
New York Polyphony

BIS 2099 (Sing Thee Nowell)

11:04 am

Lo, How a Rose E'er Blooming

Traditional
Philadelphia Brass Ensemble

CBS 7033 (A Festival of Carols in Brass)

11:08 am

Brandenburg Concerto #4

Johann Sebastian Bach
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields | Sir Neville Marriner (conductor)

Philips 400.077 (Bach: Brandenburg Concertos Nos. 4, 5, & 6)

11:25 am

A Christmas Festival Overture

Leroy Anderson
Boston Pops Orchestra | Arthur Fiedler (conductor)

RCA 61685 (Pops Christmas Party)

11:35 am

Serenade to Music

Ralph Vaughan Williams
London Philharmonic | Vernon Handley (conductor)

Chandos 8330 (Vaughn Williams & Delius)

11:46 am

Selections from "Christmas Carols - Musica Sacra" (12-14)

Traditional
Musica Sacra | Richard Westenburg (conductor)

DG 429.732 (Christmas Carols)

11:53 am

Suite in G major: La Poule (The Hen)

Jean-Philippe Rameau
Marcelle Meyer (piano)

Erato 625.799 (Rameau)

11:57 am

Il est ne le divin enfant

Traditional
Syrinx [Simion Stanciu] (pan-pipe) | Alexandre Lagoya (guitar) | Marielle Nordmann (harp)

Erato 2292-45975 (Merry Christmas)

12:05 pm

Così fan tutte, K. 588: Overture

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Norwegian National Opera Orchestra | Rinaldo Alessandrini (conductor)

Naive 30479 (Mozart: Overtures)

12:10 pm

Selections from "Christmastide - Jessye Norman" (1-6)

Traditional
Jessye Norman (soprano) | New York Choral Society | American Boychoir | Empire Chamber Ensemble | Robert DeCormier (conductor)

Philips 420.180 (Christmastide)

12:26 pm

Flute Concerto #4 D Major

Franz Danzi
Andras Adorjan (flute) | Munich Chamber Orchestra | Hans Stadlmair (conductor)

Orfeo 003.812 (Danzi: The 4 Flute Concertos)

12:48 pm

Magi veniunt ab oriente

Jacob Clemens non Papa
New York Polyphony

BIS 2099 (Sing Thee Nowell)

12:55 pm

In Dulci Jubilo

Traditional
Danish National Vocal Ensemble | Michala Petri (recorder) | Michael Bojesen (conductor)

OUR 220615 (Let the Angels Sing)

1:00 pm

La Traviata

Giuseppe Verdi
Metropolitan Opera

Private Recording (Private Recording)

4:33 pm

Christmas Oratorio, Part 4. Aria. "Ich will nur dir zu Ehren leben" (I will live only to glorify thee)

Johann Sebastian Bach
Werner Güra (tenor) | Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin | René Jacobs (conductor)

Harmonia Mundi 90.1630.31 (Weihnachts-Oratorium)

4:38 pm

Le Tombeau de Couperin

Maurice Ravel
Chicago Symphony Orchestra | Sir Georg Solti (conductor)

Decca 400.051 (Mussorgsky: Pictures from an Exhibition - Ravel: Le Tombeau, De Couperin)

4:56 pm

Away in a Manger

Traditional
Bryn Terfel (bass-baritone) | Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera | Tecwyn Evans (conductor)

DG 0014914 (Carols & Christmas Songs)

4:59 pm

Still, Still, Still (arr. Norman Luboff)

Holiday Music
Seraphic Fire | Jacqueline Kerrod (harp) | Patrick Dupré Quigley (conductor)

SFM 14 (Candlelight Carols)

5:04 pm

Concert Piece F Minor

Carl Maria von Weber
Alfred Brendel (piano) | London Symphony Orchestra | Claudio Abbado (conductor)

Philips 412.251 (Schumann: Piano Concerto Op. 54)

5:22 pm

Selections from "O Come All Ye Faithful -- King's College Choir" (9,13,8,16)

Traditional
The Choir of King's College, Cambridge | David Briggs (organ) | Stephen Cleobury (conductor)

Argo 414.042 (O Come All Ye Faithful)

5:39 pm

Clarinet Concert Piece #2

Felix Mendelssohn
Dieter Kloecker (clarinet) | Waldemar Wandel (basset horn) | Southwest German Symphony Orchestra | Arturo Tamayo (conductor)

Schwann 11111 (Romantische Konzerstücke)

5:49 pm

Lux Aeterna: O Nata Lux

Morten Lauridsen
Seraphic Fire | Patrick Dupré Quigley (conductor)

SFM 14 (Candlelight Carols)

5:53 pm

Music for Christmas

Michael Praetorius
Pittsburgh Symphony Brass

Four Winds 3017 (A Christmas Concert for Brass)

6:05 pm

Carnival Overture

Antonín Dvorák
Budapest Festival Orchestra | Iván Fischer (conductor)

Quintana 90.3017 (Dvorák: Symphonie No. 8)

6:15 pm

Selections from "Christmas from Westminster Cathedral" (1-4)

Traditional
Choir of Westminster Cathedral | James O'Donnell (conductor)

Hyperion 66668 (Adestes fideles)

6:31 pm

Bassoon Concerto F Major

Franz Danzi
Laszlo Hara (bassoon) | Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra | Ervin Lukacs (conductor)

Hungaroton 31139 (Bassoon Concertos)

6:49 pm

Nutcracker Suite (17-20)

Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
New York Philharmonic | Leonard Bernstein (conductor)

Sony Classical 63303 (The Joy of Christmas with Leonard Bernstein)

6:57 pm

Away in a Manger

Holiday Music
Elora Festival Singers | Noel Edison (conductor)

Naxos 573.421 (The Wonder of Christmas)

7:02 pm

Children's March

Percy Aldridge Grainger
Martin Jones (piano) | Richard McMahon (piano)

Nimbus 5286 (Garinger: Dished up for Piano, Vol. 5)

7:10 pm

Selections from "Home for the Holidays" (4,2,17,16)

Traditional
Eaken Piano Trio

Naxos 554.099 (Home for the Holidays)

7:26 pm

Clarinet Concerto #1 in C Minor, Op. 26

Louis Spohr
Karl Leister (clarinet) | Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra | Rafael Fruhbeck de Burgos (cond.)

Orfeo 088.101 (Spohr: Clarinet Concertos 1 & 4)

7:47 pm

Quid petis, o fili

Richard Pygott
New York Polyphony

BIS 2099 (Sing Thee Nowell)

7:53 pm

Messiah: Comfort ye...Ev'ry Valley

George Frideric Handel
Juan Diego Flórez (tenor) | Orchestra del Teatro Comunale di Bologna | Nicoletta Mezzini (harpsichord) | Michele Mariotti (conductor)

Decca 0014875 (Santo: Sacred Songs)

8:01 pm

Capriccio for Oboe and Piano

Amilcare Ponchielli
Villa Musica Ensemble

MDG 304.1618 (Ponchielli: Chamber Music)

8:12 pm

Selections from "James Galway's Christmas Carol" (1-4)

Traditional
James Galway (flute) | BBC Singers | Royal Philharmonic Orchestra | Chapel Choir of King's School, Canterbury

RCA 61233 (Christmas Carol)

8:28 pm

Symphony #1

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

Nimbus 5265 (Haydn: The Early Symphonies)

8:42 pm

Selections from "Christmas Carols - Musica Sacra" (6-10)

Traditional
Musica Sacra | Richard Westenburg (conductor)

DG 429.732 (Christmas Carols)

8:55 pm

King Jesus Hath a Garden

Traditional
Danish National Vocal Ensemble | Michael Bojesen (conductor)

OUR 220615 (Let the Angels Sing)

9:00 pm

Symphony C Major

Georges Bizet
Paris Orchestra | Semyon Bychkov (conductor)

Philips 432.096 (Franck & Bizet: Symphonies)

9:30 pm

Selections from "Carols for Brass" (4,3,8,17,1)

Traditional
The Galliard Brass

ASV 527 (Carols for Brass)

9:45 pm

Oboe d'amore Concerto D Major

Johan Helmich Roman
Alf Nilsson (oboe d'amore) | Anders Ohrwall (harpsichord) | Stockholm Sinfonietta | Jan-Olav Wedin (conductor)

Bis 165 (A Swedish Pastorale)

10:03 pm

Variations on "Ah, vous dirai-je, Maman" K. 265

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Lise de la Salle (piano)

Naive 5080 (Mozart & Prokofiev)

10:17 pm

Selections from "A Mormon Tabernacle Choir Christmas" (5-8)

Traditional
Mormon Tabernacle Choir | Orchestra at Temple Square | Craig Jessop (conductor)

Telarc 80552 (A Mormon Tabernacle Choir Christmas)

10:33 pm

Cello Sonata #1

Felix Mendelssohn
Steven Isserlis (cello) | Melvin Tan (fortepiano)

RCA 62553 (Mendelssohn: Works for Cello and Piano)

10:56 pm

Adam lay y-bounden

Howard Skempton
Elora Festival Singers | Noel Edison (conductor)

Naxos 573.421 (The Wonder of Christmas)

10:58 pm

Resonet in Laudibus

Holiday Music
Choir of Trinity Church, Wall Street, NY | Owen Burdick (conductor)

Naxos 555.886 (Christmas at Trinity)

11:02 pm

The Merry Wives of Windsor: Overture

Otto Nicolai
Vienna Philharmonic | Christian Thielemann (conductor)

DG 00289.474.5022 (German Overtures)

11:11 pm

Selections from "Christmas from Westminster Cathedral" (1-8)

Traditional
Choir of Westminster Cathedral | James O'Donnell (conductor)

Hyperion 66668 (Adestes fideles)

11:39 pm

Banquet Music, Part 2: Suite: I-Overture

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

Brilliant 92177 (Telemann: Tafelmusik)

11:50 pm

Huron Carol (arr. Susan LaBarr)

Jesse Edgar Middleton
Seraphic Fire | Patrick Dupré Quigley (conductor)

SFM 14 (Candlelight Carols)

11:55 pm

Cwsg, Cwsg, Cwsg (Still, still, still)

Traditional
Bryn Terfel (bass-baritone) | Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera | Tecwyn Evans (conductor)

DG 0014914 (Carols & Christmas Songs)

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