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WSMC PLAYLIST - DECEMBER 11, 2022

01:01 AM 
If I Fell
Composer: John Lennon
Soloists: Goran Sollscher - guitar
DG 447104

01:06 AM 
Andante Cantabile
Composer: Peter Tchaikovsky
Conductor: Constantine Orbelian
Orchestra/Ensemble: Moscow Chamber Orchestra
Soloists: Alexander Kniazev - cello
Warner 62061

01:15 AM 
Romance No. 3
Composer: Clara Schumann
Soloists: Sarah Frisof - flute , Daniel Pesca - piano
Furious Artisans 6826

01:20 AM 
Fantasie
Composer: Robert Schumann
Soloists: Lise de la Salle - piano
Naive 5364

01:53 AM 
Blue Bird: Christmas Dream
Composer: Engelbert Humperdinck
Conductor: Karl Anton Rickenbacher
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bamberg Symphony Orchestra
Virgin 91494

02:01 AM 
Nuit de Noel
Composer: Ferruccio Busoni
Soloists: Antoine Bareil - violin , Valerie Milot - harp
Analekta 9982

02:06 AM 
Nocturne
Composer: Antonin Dvorak
Conductor: Andre Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble: Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Telarc 80206

02:14 AM 
Nocturne No. 1
Composer: Frederic Chopin
Soloists: Maria Joao Pires - piano
DG 447096

02:22 AM 
Angels' Songs
Composer: William Alwyn
Conductor: William Alwyn
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Philharmonic Orchestra
Soloists: Osian Ellis - harp
Lyrita 230

02:54 AM 
Prayer for Peace
Composer: Abbie Betinis
Conductor: Morna Edmundson
Orchestra/Ensemble: Elektra Women's Choir
Elektra 8509

03:01 AM 
Lyric Pieces: Det var engang (Once upon a time)
Composer: Edvard Grieg
Soloists: Emil Gilels - piano
DG 449721

03:06 AM 
Meditation
Composer: Alexander Glazunov
Conductor: Jose Serebrier
Orchestra/Ensemble: Russian National Orchestra
Soloists: Rachel Barton Pine - violin
Warner 67946

03:11 AM 
Clarinet Quintet
Composer: Carl Maria von Weber
Orchestra/Ensemble: Miro Quartet
Soloists: Anthony McGill - clarinet
Music@Menlo 20054

03:36 AM 
Medley
Composer: Christmas Music
Soloists: Emily Mitchell - harp
Albany 1438

03:46 AM 
Divertissement on a Pastoral Theme
Composer: Gabriel Pierne
Conductor: Juanjo Mena
Orchestra/Ensemble: BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Chandos 10633

04:01 AM 
Evening Mood
Composer: Josef Suk
Soloists: Josef Suk - violin , Josef Hala - piano
Supraphon 111311

04:06 AM 
Christmas Oratorio: Pastoral Sinfonia
Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor: Karl Munchinger
Orchestra/Ensemble: Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra
London/Decca 466465

04:13 AM 
Nox Aurumque
Composer: Eric Whitacre
Conductor: Eric Whitacre
Orchestra/Ensemble: Eric Whitacre Singers
London/Decca 14850

04:21 AM 
Symphony No. 8
Composer: Antonin Dvorak
Conductor: Marin Alsop
Orchestra/Ensemble: Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 572112

05:01 AM 
In Praise of Music: For the Saint, Cecilia
Composer: Dominick Argento
Conductor: Eiji Oue
Orchestra/Ensemble: Minnesota Orchestra
Reference 100

05:06 AM 
Reve angelique
Composer: Anton Rubinstein
Soloists: Jeffrey Biegel - piano
Steinway & Sons 30017

05:14 AM 
A Hymn to the Virgin
Composer: Benjamin Britten
Conductor: Barnaby Smith
Orchestra/Ensemble: Voces8
Soloists: Emily Dickens - soprano , Oliver Vincent - tenor
VCM 121

05:20 AM 
North Country Sketches
Composer: Frederick Delius
Conductor: Vernon Handley
Orchestra/Ensemble: Ulster Orchestra
Chandos 8413

05:50 AM 
Trio No. 1 "London"
Composer: Franz Joseph Haydn
Soloists: Jean-Pierre Rampal - flute , Isaac Stern - violin , Mstislav Rostropovich - cello
Sony 37786

06:01 AM 
The Seasons: December (Christmas)
Composer: Peter Tchaikovsky
Conductor: Leonid Grin
Orchestra/Ensemble: Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra
Ondine 782

06:06 AM 
Ballad
Composer: Eric Coates
Conductor: John Wilson
Orchestra/Ensemble: BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Chandos 20036

06:12 AM 
The Christmas Song/Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
Composer: Mel Torme/Hugh Martin/Ralph Blane
Orchestra/Ensemble: Buzz Brass
Analekta 8913

06:20 AM 
Piano Trio No. 1
Composer: Rosalind Ellicott
Orchestra/Ensemble: Trio Anima Mundi
Divine Art 25158

06:51 AM 
Romance for Violin and Orchestra
Composer: Johan Svendsen
Conductor: James DePreist
Orchestra/Ensemble: Malmo Symphony Orchestra
Soloists: Anton Kontra - violin
Bis 570

07:01 AM 
Barcarolle
Composer: Mel Bonis
Soloists: Myriam Barbaux-Cohen - piano
Ars Produktion 38349

07:06 AM 
Sonata No. 5
Composer: George Frideric Handel
Conductor: Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra/Ensemble: English Concert
Archiv 415291

07:16 AM 
O Little Town of Bethlehem
Composer: Traditional
Soloists: Yolanda Kondonassis - harp
Telarc 80446

07:20 AM 
Suite for String Orchestra
Composer: Susan Spain-Dunk
Conductor: Douglas Bostock
Orchestra/Ensemble: South German Chamber Orchestra Pforzheim
CPO 555457

07:36 AM 
A Spotless Rose
Composer: Herbert Howells
Orchestra/Ensemble: Apollo5
Voces8 138

07:41 AM 
Wind Quintet
Composer: Franz Danzi
Orchestra/Ensemble: Academia Wind Quintet
Supraphon 111264

8am-12pm, Sunday Baroque



12pm-1pm, From the Top

Emily Hwang, 16, viola, from Palo Alto, CA
Viola Sonata, Op. 120, Mvmt 1 by Johannes Brahms (1833 - 1897)

Yvette Kraft, 18, violin, from Spokane, WA
La Capricieuse, Op. 17 by Edward Elgar (1857 - 1934)

Kevin Reyes, 16, percussion (marimba), from Chicago, IL
Libertango: Variations on Marimba by Eric Sammut (b. 1968)

Maxwell Fairman, 17, violin, from Cincinnati, OH
Summerland by William Grant Still (1895 - 1978)

Ryan Schuering, 15, piano, from Louisville, KY
L’Isle Joyeuse by Claude Debussy (1862 - 1918)

1pm-2pm, The Score



2pm-4pm, Performance Today Weekend



4pm-6pm, Encore



6pm-7pm, Evening Classics

06:01 PM 
Cello Suite No. 6: Gavotte
Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
Soloists: Pierre Fournier - cello
DG 419359

06:06 PM 
Karelia Suite
Composer: Jean Sibelius
Conductor: Yoel Levi
Orchestra/Ensemble: Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80320

06:24 PM 
Christmas Roses
Composer: Emil Waldteufel
Conductor: Michel Swierczewski
Orchestra/Ensemble: Gulbenkian Orchestra
Nimbus 5264

06:33 PM 
Fantaisie
Composer: Mel Bonis
Soloists: Tatjana Ruhland - flute , Christina Singer - flute , Lukas Friederich - violin , Gesa Jenne-Donneweg - violin >, Ingrid Philippi - viola , Ansgar Schneider - cello
SWR 93204

06:47 PM 
We Wish You a Merry Christmas
Composer: Traditional
Conductor: James Curnow
Orchestra/Ensemble: Hannaford Street Silver Band
CBC 5175

06:49 PM 
A Winter Idyll
Composer: Gustav Holst
Conductor: JoAnn Falletta
Orchestra/Ensemble: Ulster Orchestra
Naxos 572914

7pm-8pm, Concierto



8pm-10pm, Pipedreams

Hour One
JEAN-PHILIPPE RAMEAU (trans. Robin):  Ouverture & Les Sauvages, fr Les Indes Galantes.  GEORGE BIZET (trans. Robin):  Entr’Acte, fr Carmen.  CHARLES-MARIE WIDOR:  Allegro (i.), fr Symphony No. 6 in g Op.42, no. 2.  CLAUDE DEBUSSY (trans. Robin):  Clair de lune, fr Suite Bergamasque.  ISAAC ALBENIZ (trans. Robin):  Asturias.  MARCEL DUPRÉ:  Sketch in b-flat, Op. 41, no. 2.  JEAN-BAPTISTE ROBIN: Improvisation –Jean-Baptiste Robin (1927 Skinner-2013 Quimby/Cathedral of St. Paul, MN) PD Archive (r. 10/30/14)

Filler – WIDOR/Robin (see above)

For details about Messr. Robin’s tour appearances in the United States between February 24 and April 1, 2023, click here. 

Hour Two
WIDOR:  Toccata (i.) & Finale (vi.), fr Symphony No. 4 in f, Op. 13, no. 4 –Samuel Holmberg (1927 Skinner-2013 Quimby/Cathedral of St. Paul, MN) PD Archive (r. 8/21/14)

LOUIS VIERNE:  Hymne au Soleil, Op. 53, no. 3, and Etoile du Soir, Op. 54, no. 3, fr Fantasy Pieces.  DAVID BRIGGS:  Introduction, Chorale & Fugue on a British Theme –Wilma Jensen (1927 Skinner & 2013 Quimby/Cathedral of St. Paul, MN)    PD Archive (r. 2/1/18 – Ms. Jensen was 90 years old when she played this concert!)

VIERNE:  Cantabile (iv.) & Final (v.), fr Symphony No. 2 in e, Op. 30 –Lawrence A. Young (1963 Aeolian-Skinner/Cathedral of St. Paul, MN)  PD Archive (r. 5/18/79)  This recording features the gallery organ before its comprehensive re-formatting in 2013.

Filler – WIDOR/Holmberg (see above)

10:01 PM 
Nocturne No. 10
Composer: Gabriel Faure
Soloists: Kathryn Stott - piano
Hyperion 66911

10:06 PM 
Poeme
Composer: Ernest Chausson
Conductor: Yannick Nezet-Seguin
Orchestra/Ensemble: Philadelphia Orchestra
Soloists: Lisa Batiashvili - violin
DG 4860462

10:23 PM 
Now found is the fairest of roses
Composer: Traditional
Orchestra/Ensemble: Danish String Quartet
ECM 2550

10:27 PM 
Pelleas and Melisande
Composer: Jean Sibelius
Conductor: Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble: Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Sony 45870

10:48 PM 
Coventry Carol
Composer: Traditional English
Orchestra/Ensemble: Skylark Vocal Ensemble
Soloists: Carrie Cheron - mezzo-soprano
HMR 5

10:53 PM 
Lyric for Strings
Composer: George Walker
Conductor: Damon Gupton
Orchestra/Ensemble: Sphinx Virtuosi
White Pine Music 227

11:01 PM 
Au-dela du Temps: La lumiere tournante dans le reve
Composer: Yuko Uebayashi
Soloists: Carol Wincenc - flute , Tanya Dusevic Witek - flute , Stephen Gosling - piano
Azica 71325

11:06 PM 
O Come, O Come Emmanuel
Composer: Traditional
Conductor: Robert Shaw
Orchestra/Ensemble: Robert Shaw Chamber Singers
Telarc 80377

11:09 PM 
Baer
Composer: Hildur Gudnadottir
Orchestra/Ensemble: Scoring Berlin
Soloists: Mari Samuelsen - violin
DG 4862097

11:14 PM 
Piano Trio
Composer: Claude Debussy
Orchestra/Ensemble: Neave Trio
Chandos 10996

11:39 PM 
O Magnum Mysterium
Composer: Owain Park
Conductor: Nigel Short
Orchestra/Ensemble: Tenebrae
Soloists: Grace Davidson - soprano , Joseph Edwards - baritone
Signum 690

11:45 PM 
Romance
Composer: Antonin Dvorak
Conductor: Pinchas Zukerman
Orchestra/Ensemble: Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Soloists: Pinchas Zukerman - violin
DG 4795983

12:01 AM 
Music for Bill and Me
Composer: Lou Harrison
Soloists: Karen Gottlieb - harp
Innova 927

12:06 AM 
Silent Night
Composer: Franz Gruber
Orchestra/Ensemble: American Contemporary Music Ensemble
Dorian 92216

12:12 AM 
Musica Callada (Silent Music): Book 4
Composer: Federico Mompou
Soloists: Lilit Grigoryan - piano
Orchid 100178

12:36 AM 
Three Botticelli Pictures: Adoration of the Magi
Composer: Ottorino Respighi
Conductor: Keith Lockhart
Orchestra/Ensemble: Boston Pops Orchestra
Boston Pops 2

12:47 AM 
Piano Quartet
Composer: Gustav Mahler
Soloists: Nicola Benedetti - violin , Alexei Grynyuk - piano , Tom Dunn - viola , Leonard Elschenbroich - cello
London/Decca 17609