Air Play

Sundays at 7pm on WEMC; Tuesdays at 7pm on WMRA

An hour of classical music, featuring live performances from local organizations around our listening area.  See playlists from past programs at the bottom of this page.

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Where to hear live music:

Ash Lawn Opera Festival (Charlottesville)

Blue Ridge Chamber Orchestra (Charlottesville)

Bridgewater College

Castleton Festival (Rappahannock County)

Charlottesville and University Symphony Orchestra

Charlottesville Chamber Music Festival

Charlottesville High School Orchestra

Eastern Mennonite University (Harrisonburg)

Garth Newel Music Center (Hot Springs)

Heifetz International Music Institute (Staunton)

James Madison University (Harrisonburg)

Mary Baldwin College (Staunton)

Massanutten Brass Band (Harrisonburg)

Masterworks Chorus of the Shenandoah Valley (Shenandoah County)

The Oratorio Society of Virginia (Charlottesville)

The Paramount Theater (Charlottesville)

Rockbridge Choral Society (Lexington)

Rockbridge Symphony Orchestra (Lexington)

Shenandoah Conservatory (Winchester)

Shenandoah Summer Music Theater (Winchester)

Shenandoah Valley Bach Festival (Harrisonburg)

Shenandoah Valley Children's Choir (Harrisonburg)

Shenandoah Valley Choral Society (Harrisonburg, Bridgewater)

Shenandoah Valley Music Festival (Orkney Springs)

Staunton Music Festival

Stonewall Brigade Band (Staunton)

Three Notch'd Road, The Charlottesville Baroque Ensemble

Tuesday Evening Concert Series (Charlottesville)

University of Virginia (Charlottesville)

University-Shenandoah Symphony Orchestra (Lexington)

Valley Collegium Musicum (Harrisonburg)

The Virginia Consort (Charlottesville)

Virginia Glee Club (Charlottesville)

Washington & Lee University (Lexington)

Waynesboro Schola Cantorum

Waynesboro Symphony Orchestra

Wintergreen Summer Music Festival (Wintergreen Resort)

Zephyrus (Charlottesville)

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Playlist

May 07, 2013

7:05 PM
Afro-American Symphony: 1 & 3
Artist : William Grant Still
Album :
Composer : William Grant Still
Conductor : Steven Smith
Orchestra : Richmond Symphony Orchestra
Label :
7:15 PM
Lift Ev’ry Voice and Sing
Artist : James Weldon Johnson and John Rosamond Johnson
Album :
Composer : James Weldon Johnson and John Rosamond Johnson
Conductor : Steven Smith
Orchestra : Richmond Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : One Voice Chorus, Richmond Symphony Chorus and Virginia college students
Label :
7:21 PM
Harriet Tubman: When I Crossed That Line to Freedom (2 arias)
Artist : Nkeiru Okoye
Album :
Composer : Nkeiru Okoye
Conductor : Steven Smith
Orchestra : Richmond Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : Lisa Edwards-Burrs, soprano
Label :
7:34 PM
Three Spirituals
Artist : Adolphus Hailstork
Album :
Composer : Adolphus Hailstork
Conductor : Steven Smith
Orchestra : Richmond Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : One Voice Chorus, Richmond Symphony Chorus and Virginia college students
Label :
7:47 PM
The Spirit and Magic of Africa (dances and a narrative of the breakup of a family at a slave auction)
Artist : The Elegba Folklore Society
Album :
Composer : The Elegba Folklore Society
Label :
7:59 PM
The Three Black Kings: 3 (Martin Luther King, Jr.)
Artist : Duke Ellington
Album :
Composer : Duke Ellington
Conductor : Steven Smith
Orchestra : Richmond Symphony Orchestra
Label :
8:07 PM
The Battle Cry of Freedom
Artist : George F. Root
Album :
Composer : George F. Root
Conductor : Steven Smith
Orchestra : Richmond Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : One Voice Chorus, Richmond Symphony Chorus and Virginia college students
Label :
8:09 PM
Amazing Grace
Artist : John Newton
Album :
Conductor : Steven Smith
Orchestra : Richmond Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : One Voice Chorus, Richmond Symphony Chorus and Virginia college students
Label :
8:12 PM
Emancipation Overture
Artist : Willis Barnett
Album :
Composer : Willis Barnett
Conductor : Steven Smith
Orchestra : Richmond Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : Lisa Edwards-Burrs, soprano; Charmaine Sims McGilvary, alto; Moses Braxton, Jr., narrator
Label :
8:24 PM
A Lincoln Portrait
Artist : Aaron Copland
Album :
Composer : Aaron Copland
Conductor : Steven Smith
Orchestra : Richmond Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : Moses Braxton, Jr., narrator
Label :
8:42 PM
Afro-American Symphony: 2 & 4
Artist : William Grant Still
Album :
Composer : William Grant Still
Conductor : Barry Kolman
Orchestra : University Shenandoah Symphony Orchestra
Label :