Classical Music on WEMC

Weekdays 8am to 5pm and 10pm to 7am the next morning, plus much of the weekend.

Classical music makes up the core of the programming on WEMC with more than 120 hours presented every week.

WMRA airs classical music weeknights from 7-10 p.m.

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Playlist

January 05, 2013

5:01 PM
Introduction and Tarantella
Artist : Itzhak Perlman, violin
Album :
Composer : Pablo de Sarasate
Catalog : 55475
Conductor : Lawrence Foster
Orchestra : Abbey Road Ensemble
Instrument : R
TrackNumber : 10
Label : EMI
5:06 PM
Hungarian Dances Nos. 1-3
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Johannes Brahms
Catalog : 12571
Conductor : Ivan Fischer
Orchestra : Budapest Festival Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Hungaroton
5:16 PM
Sonata No. 6
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Henry Purcell
Catalog : 90309
Orchestra : Chatham Baroque
Instrument : N
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2003
Label : Dorian
5:25 PM
Variations on a Swedish Air
Artist : Emma Johnson, clarinet
Album :
Composer : Bernhard Crusell
Catalog : 585
Conductor : Yan Pascal Tortelier
Orchestra : English Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : OUv
TrackNumber : 4
Label : ASV
5:38 PM
Miller’s Dance
Artist : Alicia de Larrocha, piano
Album :
Composer : Manuel de Falla
Catalog : 417795
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 2
Label : London/Decca
5:41 PM
Violin Concerto No. 2
Artist : Oscar Shumsky, violin
Album :
Composer : Johann Sebastian Bach
Catalog : 5325
Conductor : Oscar Shumsky
Orchestra : Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : NRr
TrackNumber : 7
Label : Nimbus
6:01 PM
London Suite: Knightsbridge March
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Eric Coates
Catalog : 66968
Conductor : Ronald Corp
Orchestra : New London Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Hyperion
6:06 PM
Light Cavalry Overture
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Franz von Suppe
Catalog : 434309
Conductor : Paul Paray
Orchestra : Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 3
Label : Mercury
6:13 PM
May Breezes
Artist : Mischa Maisky, cello
Album :
Composer : Felix Mendelssohn
Catalog : 471565
Instrument : PR
TrackNumber : 23
Label : DG
6:17 PM
Memories of the Straw Brook Waltz
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Joseph Lanner
Catalog : 57974
Orchestra : Vienna String Ensemble
Instrument : JS
TrackNumber : 12
Label : Sony
6:28 PM
Symphony No. 39
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Catalog : 423086
Conductor : James Levine
Orchestra : Vienna Philharmonic
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 4
Label : DG
7:01 PM
Loch Lomond
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Traditional
Catalog : 16676
Orchestra : Chanticleer
Instrument : L
TrackNumber : 12
ReleaseYear : 1997
Label : Teldec
7:06 PM
Thieving Magpie (La gazza ladra): Overture
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Gioacchino Rossini
Catalog : 80443
Conductor : Yoel Levi
Orchestra : Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Telarc
7:16 PM
Milonga
Artist : Milos Karadaglic, guitar
Album :
Composer : Jorge Cardoso
Catalog : 17000
Instrument : X
TrackNumber : 6
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : DG
7:22 PM
Piano Concerto No. 1
Artist : Marc-Andre Hamelin, piano
Album :
Composer : Dmitri Shostakovich
Catalog : 67425
Conductor : Andrew Litton
Orchestra : BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : OPp
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2003
Label : Hyperion
7:47 PM
Symphony No. 8
Artist :
Album :
Composer : William Herschel
Catalog : 10048
Conductor : Matthias Bamert
Orchestra : London Mozart Players
Instrument : ON
TrackNumber : 4
ReleaseYear : 2003
Label : Chandos
8:01 PM
Danzon No. 5 Windows to the Dawn
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Arturo Marquez
Catalog : 8
Orchestra : Caracas Clarinet Quartet
Instrument : U
TrackNumber : 10
ReleaseYear : 2007
Label : Cacao Musica
8:06 PM
Red Pony Suite
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Aaron Copland
Catalog : 62401
Conductor : Andre Previn
Orchestra : Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 6
Label : Sony
8:31 PM
Die Schone Mullerin: The stream’s lullaby
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Franz Schubert
Catalog : 137
Conductor : Eric Jacobsen
Orchestra : The Knights
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 15
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Ancalagon
8:37 PM
Trio Sonata
Artist : Alison Balsom, trumpet
Album :
Composer : Johann Sebastian Bach
Catalog : 58047
Instrument : QSWv
TrackNumber : 8
Label : EMI
8:52 PM
Kamarinskaya
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Mikhail Glinka
Catalog : 7042
Conductor : Donald Barra
Orchestra : San Diego Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 17
Label : Koch
9:01 PM
Finnish Folk Song: Andantino
Artist : Erik Tawaststjerna, piano
Album :
Composer : Ferruccio Busoni
Catalog : 363
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 8
ReleaseYear : 1988
Label : Finlandia
9:06 PM
Cantata Ach, stirb, mein Herz
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Christoph Graupner
Catalog : Record
Conductor : Philippe Herreweghe
Orchestra : Collegium Vocale, Ghent
Instrument : LN
ReleaseYear : 2010
Label : European Broadc
9:25 PM
Adagio and Allegro
Artist : Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Album :
Composer : Robert Schumann
Catalog : 42663
Instrument : RPrp
TrackNumber : 7
Label : Sony
9:36 PM
Gloria
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Thomas Tallis
Catalog : 118
Conductor : Harry Christophers
Orchestra : The Sixteen
Instrument : L
TrackNumber : 6
ReleaseYear : 2000
Label : Linn
9:49 PM
Festival Overture
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Hugo Alfven
Catalog : 557284
Conductor : Niklas Willen
Orchestra : Iceland Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 5
ReleaseYear : 2005
Label : Naxos
10:01 PM
Cello Sonata: Scherzo
Artist : David Finckel, cello
Album :
Composer : Frederic Chopin
Catalog : 19701
Instrument : PRr
TrackNumber : 6
Label : ArtistLed
10:06 PM
The bold grenadier
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Traditional
Catalog : 120
Conductor : John Rutter
Orchestra : Cambridge Singers
Instrument : LO
TrackNumber : 8
Label : Collegium
10:10 PM
Simple Symphony
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Benjamin Britten
Catalog : 423624
Orchestra : Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 5
Label : DG
10:29 PM
Lyric Quartet
Artist :
Album :
Composer : William Grant Still
Catalog : 7546
Orchestra : Oregon String Quartet
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2002
Label : Koch
10:44 PM
The Devil’s Trill
Artist : Nicola Benedetti, violin
Album :
Composer : Giuseppe Tartini
Catalog : 16412
Conductor : Christian Curnyn
Orchestra : Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : OR
TrackNumber : 5
ReleaseYear : 2011
Label : London/Decca
11:01 PM
Waltz-Impromptu
Artist : Alexis Weissenberg, piano
Album :
Composer : Franz Liszt
Catalog : 69114
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 2
Label : EMI
11:06 PM
Daphnis and Chloe: Suite No. 2
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Maurice Ravel
Catalog : 416495
Conductor : Bernard Haitink
Orchestra : Concertgebouw Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 6
Label : Philips
11:22 PM
Six Pieces on Spanish Folksongs: Vascongada
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Enrique Granados
Catalog : 41
Orchestra : Minneapolis Guitar Quartet
Instrument : X
TrackNumber : 12
ReleaseYear : 2008
Label : MGQ
11:28 PM
Oboe Concerto No. 2
Artist : Malcolm Messiter, oboe
Album :
Composer : Tomaso Albinoni
Catalog : 60224
Orchestra : Guildhall String Ensemble
Instrument : NUv
TrackNumber : 17
Label : RCA
11:41 PM
Samson and Delilah: Bacchanale
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Camille Saint-Saens
Catalog : 17097
Conductor : Gustavo Dudamel
Orchestra : Berlin Philharmonic
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 6
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : DG
11:49 PM
2 English Idylls for Small Orchestra
Artist :
Album :
Composer : George Butterworth
Catalog : 7503
Conductor : Mark Elder
Orchestra : Halle Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 2
ReleaseYear : 2003
Label : Halle