Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Letter V Classical Radio this week

Aug. 6
11 a.m.-2 p.m. EDT
1500-1800 UTC/GMT
WDCE, University of Richmond
90.1 FM

Stravinsky: “Ragtime”
Boston Symphony Chamber Players
(Deutsche Grammophon/

Ravel: Sonata for
violin and piano
Joshua Bell, violin
Jeremy Denk, piano (Sony Classical)

Gershwin: Piano Concerto in F major
(orchestration by Ferde Grofé)
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra/Marin Alsop (Decca)

Smetana: “Libuše” Overture
Cleveland Orchestra/
Christoph von Dohnányi (Decca)

Handel: “Dettingen
Te Deum”
Christopher Tipping, alto
Harry Christophers, tenor
Stephen Varcoe & Michael Pearce, basses
Choir of Westminster Abbey
The English Concert/Simon Preston (DG Archiv)

Tchaikovsky: “Festival Overture on the Danish National Anthem”
London Symphony Orchestra/Geoffrey Simon (Chandos)

Past Masters:
J.S. Bach: “Chromatic Fantasy and Fugue,” BWV 903
Ralph Kirkpatrick, harpsichord
(DG Archiv)
(recorded 1959)

Beethoven: Sonata in
A major, Op. 47 (“Kreutzer”)
(orchestration by
Richard Tognietti)
Hyunjong Reents-Kang, violin
Camerata Bern

Kevin Volans: “Leaping Dance”
Netherlands Wind Ensemble (Chandos)