Thursday, February 27, 2014

Letter V Classical Radio this week

Feb. 27
1-3 p.m. ET
1800-2000 UTC/GMT
WDCE, University of Richmond
90.1 FM

Past Masters:
Louis Hardin (Moondog): “Minisym #1”
studio orchestra/Louis Hardin (BGO)
(recorded 1969)

Haydn: Symphony No. 35 in B flat major
Academy of Ancient Music/Christopher Hogwood (L’Oiseau Lyre)

Schumann: “Carnival Scenes from Vienna,” Op. 26
Piotr Anderszewski, piano (Virgin Classics)

James P. Johnson: “Drums,” “Charleston”
Leslie Stifelman, piano; Frederick Boothe, tap dancer; Concordia Orchestra/Marin Alsop (Nimbus)

William Grant Still: Symphony No. 2 in G minor (“Song of a New Race”)
Detroit Symphony/Neeme Järvi (Chandos)

Adolphus Hailstork: “O Praise the Lord,” “Crucifixion”
McCullough Chorale/Donald McCullough (Albany)