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

April 08, 2013

8:01 AM
Tarantella
Artist : Werner Thomas, cello
Album :
Composer : David Popper
Catalog : 131851
Conductor : Hans Stadlmair
Orchestra : Munich Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : OR
TrackNumber : 7
ReleaseYear : 1986
Label : Orfeo
8:06 AM
Paraphrase on Verdi’s Rigoletto
Artist : Yundi Li, piano
Album :
Composer : Franz Liszt
Catalog : 851
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 9
ReleaseYear : 2003
Label : DG
8:13 AM
Festive Overture
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Dmitri Shostakovich
Catalog : 17097
Conductor : Gustavo Dudamel
Orchestra : Simon Bolivar Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 5
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : DG
8:21 AM
Trumpet Concerto No. 2
Artist : Wynton Marsalis, trumpet
Album :
Composer : Johann Molter
Catalog : 39061
Conductor : Raymond Leppard
Orchestra : English Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : NWv
TrackNumber : 14
Label : Sony
8:35 AM
Symphony No. 102
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Franz Joseph Haydn
Catalog : 432139
Conductor : Neville Marriner
Orchestra : Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 5
Label : Philips
9:01 AM
Robin Hood and His Merry Men
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Erich Korngold
Catalog : 62788
Conductor : John Williams
Orchestra : London Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 6
ReleaseYear : 1997
Label : Sony
9:06 AM
Hungarian Dance No. 1
Artist : Genevieve Chinn, piano
Album :
Composer : Johannes Brahms
Catalog : 2297
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 22
Label : Centaur
9:10 AM
Dances of Galanta
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Zoltan Kodaly
Catalog : 444322
Conductor : Charles Dutoit
Orchestra : Montreal Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 14
Label : London/Decca
9:26 AM
Concerto Grosso No. 4
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Alessandro Scarlatti
Catalog : 45495
Conductor : Fabio Biondi
Orchestra : Europa Galante
Instrument : Nc
TrackNumber : 20
ReleaseYear : 2002
Label : Virgin
9:32 AM
Lucio Silla: Overture
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Catalog : 95523
Conductor : Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra : Concentus Musicus Vienna
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 9
Label : Teldec
9:42 AM
Sonata da camera
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Pietro Locatelli
Catalog : 99
Orchestra : Trio Settecento
Instrument : QS
TrackNumber : 4
ReleaseYear : 2007
Label : Cedille
10:01 AM
Salon Buenos Aires: Samba
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Miguel del Aguila
Catalog : 9302
Orchestra : Camerata San Antonio
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 3
Label : Bridge
10:06 AM
Concerto for 2 Violins
Artist : Jonathan Rees, violin
Album :
Composer : Johann Sebastian Bach
Catalog : 91453
Conductor : Jonathan Rees
Orchestra : Scottish Ensemble
Instrument : NRr
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Virgin
10:22 AM
Florida Suite: By the River
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Frederick Delius
Catalog : 430206
Conductor : Charles Mackerras
Orchestra : Welsh National Opera Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 8
Label : Argo
10:30 AM
Sonorous Table Suite: Part 4
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Heinrich Biber
Catalog : 423701
Conductor : Reinhard Goebel
Orchestra : Musica Antiqua Cologne
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 27
Label : Archiv
10:41 AM
Amarilli mia bella (My fair Amaryllis)
Artist : Montserrat Figueras, soprano
Album :
Composer : Giulio Caccini
Catalog : 77164
Instrument : K
TrackNumber : 10
Label : DHM
10:44 AM
Rounds for String Orchestra
Artist :
Album :
Composer : David Diamond
Catalog : 3189
Conductor : Gerard Schwarz
Orchestra : Seattle Symphony
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Delos
11:01 AM
Blacksmith’s Tune
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Bengt Hallberg
Catalog : 265
Conductor : Jorma Panula
Orchestra : Scandinavian Brass Ensemble
Instrument : WZ
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Bis
11:06 AM
Dance of the Blessed Spirits
Artist : Hubert Laws, flute
Album :
Composer : Christoph Gluck
Catalog : 37216
Conductor : Richard Kapp
Orchestra : Philharmonia Virtuosi
Instrument : OUv
TrackNumber : 9
Label : Sony
11:15 AM
Wedding Day at Troldhaugen
Artist : Balasz Szokolay, piano
Album :
Composer : Edvard Grieg
Catalog : 550577
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 23
Label : Naxos
11:22 AM
The Albeniz Concerto
Artist : Xuefei Yang, guitar
Album :
Composer : Stephen Goss
Catalog : 98361
Conductor : Eiji Oue
Orchestra : Barcelona Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : OX
TrackNumber : 4
Label : EMI
11:52 AM
Valley of the Bells
Artist : Naida Cole, piano
Album :
Composer : Maurice Ravel
Catalog : 472464
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 5
ReleaseYear : 2003
Label : London/Decca
12:01 PM
Summer Evening
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Oscar Merikanto
Catalog : 824
Conductor : Leif Segerstam
Orchestra : Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 12
Label : Ondine
12:06 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
12:17 PM
Hymnus for 12 Cellos
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Julius Klengel
Catalog : 1024
Orchestra : Cello Classics Ensemble
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 15
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Cello Classics
12:24 PM
Creatures of Prometheus: Suite
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Ludwig van Beethoven
Catalog : 419608
Orchestra : Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 14
Label : DG
12:49 PM
Vienna Blood (Wiener Blut)
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Johann Strauss, Jr.
Catalog : 5405
Conductor : Fritz Reiner
Orchestra : Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : JO
TrackNumber : 2
Label : RCA
1:01 PM
Paganini Etude No. 3 La Campanella
Artist : Lang Lang, piano
Album :
Composer : Franz Liszt
Catalog : (7) 89
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 2
ReleaseYear : 2011
Label : Sony
1:06 PM
On the Banks of Helicon
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Andro Blackhall
Catalog : 90139
Orchestra : Baltimore Consort
Instrument : U
TrackNumber : 13
Label : Dorian
1:08 PM
Sinfonia No. 6
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Gaspard Fritz
Catalog : 777696
Conductor : Michael Schneider
Orchestra : La Stagione Frankfurt
Instrument : N
TrackNumber : 4
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : CPO
1:21 PM
Guitar Concerto No. 1
Artist : Eduardo Fernandez, guitar
Album :
Composer : Mauro Giuliani
Catalog : 417617
Conductor : George Malcom
Orchestra : English Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : OXx
TrackNumber : 1
Label : London/Decca
1:45 PM
Grand Overture No. 3
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Johann Christian Bach
Catalog : 5403
Conductor : William Boughton
Orchestra : English Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 7
Label : Nimbus
2:01 PM
String Quartet No. 50: Minuet
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Franz Joseph Haydn
Catalog : 307172
Orchestra : Leipzig String Quartet
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 3
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Dabringhaus
2:06 PM
Quintet for Piano and Winds
Artist : Anton Kuerti, piano
Album :
Composer : Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Catalog : 1137
Instrument : PVvp
TrackNumber : 1
Label : CBC
2:32 PM
Assassin’s Creed Revelations: Assassin’s Creed Theme
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Lorne Balfe
Catalog : 8734
Conductor : Angele Dubeau
Orchestra : La Pieta
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 2
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Analekta
2:36 PM
Ports of Call
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Jacques Ibert
Catalog : 432003
Conductor : Paul Paray
Orchestra : Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Mercury
2:52 PM
Eugene Onegin: Waltz
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Peter Tchaikovsky
Catalog : 251
Conductor : Sergiu Commissiona
Orchestra : Houston Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 7
Label : Pro Arte
3:01 PM
Caprice-Chaconne
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Francesco Corbetta
Catalog : 8852
Conductor : Rolf Lislevand
Orchestra : Ensemble Kapsberger
Instrument : XS
TrackNumber : 15
ReleaseYear : 2001
Label : Astree
3:06 PM
Sorcerer’s Apprentice
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Paul Dukas
Catalog : 80515
Conductor : Jesus Lopez-Cobos
Orchestra : Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 3
ReleaseYear : 1999
Label : Telarc
3:17 PM
Popular Song No. 10
Artist : Mirian Conti, piano
Album :
Composer : Carlos Guastavino
Catalog : 30010
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 14
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Steinway & Sons
3:21 PM
Capriccio: String Sextet
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Richard Strauss
Catalog : 5111
Orchestra : Concertante
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 6
ReleaseYear : 2000
Label : Kleos
3:33 PM
Violin Concerto No. 1
Artist : Joshua Bell, violin
Album :
Composer : Max Bruch
Catalog : 421145
Conductor : Neville Marriner
Orchestra : Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Instrument : ORr
TrackNumber : 1
Label : London/Decca
4:01 PM
Portsmouth
Artist :
Album :
Composer : John Playford
Catalog : 216
Orchestra : Hesperus
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 11
Label : Maggie's Music
4:06 PM
Love for 3 Oranges: March
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Sergei Prokofiev
Catalog : 53549
Conductor : Michael Tilson Thomas
Orchestra : Los Angeles Philharmonic
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 15
Label : Sony
4:08 PM
Etude No. 3 Tristesse
Artist : Alexis Weissenberg, piano
Album :
Composer : Frederic Chopin
Catalog : 67205
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 8
Label : EMI
4:14 PM
Enigma Variations
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Edward Elgar
Catalog : 416354
Conductor : Yehudi Menuhin
Orchestra : Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 5
Label : Philips
4:47 PM
Children’s Games (Jeux d’enfants)
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Georges Bizet
Catalog : 421527
Conductor : Charles Dutoit
Orchestra : Montreal Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 7
Label : London/Decca