Wednesday, January 8, 2014

Letter V Classical Radio this week

Jan. 9
1-3 p.m. ET
1800-2000 UTC/GMT
WDCE, University of Richmond
90.1 FM

William Boyce: Symphony No. 8 in D minor
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields/Neville Marriner (Capriccio)

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

Beethoven: Sonata in C major, Op. 53 (“Waldstein”)
Ronald Brautigam, fortepiano (BIS)

Jan Dismas Zelenka: Capriccio II in G major
Heinz Holliger & Hans Elhorst, oboes; Barry Tuckwell & Robert Rouch, horns; Manfred Sax, bassoon
Camerata Bern/Alexander van Wijnkoop (DG Archiv)

Past Masters:
Richard Strauss: “Death and Transfiguration”
Philadelphia Orchestra/Leopold Stokowski (RCA Victor)
(recorded 1934)

Shostakovich-Barshai: Chamber Symphony, Op. 110a
Chamber Orchestra of Europe/Rudolf Barshai (Decca)