Classical Music on WMRA

Tuesday - Thursday, 7pm - 10pm

Classical programming on WMRA showcases some of the most beautiful music in the world. Drawn from the heart of the Classical and Romantic repertoires, it's the perfect radio companion for lovers of good music.

Classical music airs on WMRA weeknights from 7:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m.

Bob's Record Shelf - Monday evenings on WMRA.

Dick's Friday Classics - Friday evenings on WMRA.

Air Play (local concert recordings) - Every other Tuesday evening on WMRA and Sunday evening on WEMC at 7 p.m.

You can also hear classical music on WEMC 91.7 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. weekdays, Saturday evening and almost all day Sunday, as well as every night from 10 p.m. to 7 a.m.

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Playlist

April 17, 2014

7:01 PM
Hungarian Dance
Artist : Alexander Sitkovetsky, violin
Album :
Composer : Sergei Rachmaninoff
Catalog : 57025
Instrument : RP
TrackNumber : 9
Label : EMI
7:06 PM
Sinfonia
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Johann Graun
Catalog : 72193
Conductor : Ilia Korol
Orchestra : Moderntimes_1800
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 4
ReleaseYear : 2008
Label : Challenge
7:14 PM
Polonaise
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Traditional Swedish
Catalog : 92153
Orchestra : Ensemble Galilei
Instrument : SYU
TrackNumber : 7
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Dorian
7:18 PM
Hansel and Gretel: Evening Prayer
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Engelbert Humperdinck
Catalog : 44999
Conductor : Andre Kostelanetz
Orchestra : Andre Kostelanetz Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 22
Label : Sony
7:22 PM
Sinfonia No. 3
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Carl Friedrich Abel
Catalog : 903
Conductor : Paul Dombrecht
Orchestra : Il Fondamento
Instrument : N
TrackNumber : 13
ReleaseYear : 2002
Label : Passacaille
7:31 PM
Serenade for Strings
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Antonin Dvorak
Catalog : 243
Conductor : Paavo Berglund
Orchestra : New Stockholm Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 5
Label : Bis
8:01 PM
Sonata No. 2
Artist : Clas Pehrsson, recorder
Album :
Composer : Dario Castello
Catalog : 266
Instrument : UP
TrackNumber : 5
Label : Bis
8:06 PM
The Planets: Jupiter
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Gustav Holst
Catalog : 3225
Conductor : Andrew Litton
Orchestra : Dallas Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 4
Label : Delos
8:14 PM
Violin Sonata
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Johann Sebastian Bach
Catalog : 2
Orchestra : Chatham Baroque
Instrument : RXZ
TrackNumber : 4
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Chatham Baroque
8:24 PM
Tales from the Vienna Woods
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Johann Strauss, Jr.
Catalog : 425426
Conductor : Willi Boskovsky
Orchestra : Vienna Philharmonic
Instrument : JO
TrackNumber : 1
Label : London/Decca
8:37 PM
Idillo-Concertino
Artist : Omar Zoboli, oboe
Album :
Composer : Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari
Catalog : 311113
Conductor : Robert Maxym
Orchestra : Folkwang Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : OUv
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 1991
Label : Schwann
9:01 PM
Straw Mannequin
Artist : Jean-Francois Heisser, piano
Album :
Composer : Enrique Granados
Catalog : 69984
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 7
Label : Apex
9:06 PM
Chaconne
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Henry Purcell
Catalog : 66667
Conductor : Peter Holman
Orchestra : Parley of Instruments
Instrument : NR
TrackNumber : 49
Label : Hyperion
9:11 PM
Much Ado About Nothing: Intermezzo
Artist :
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Composer : Erich Korngold
Catalog : 999046
Conductor : Werner Andreas Albert
Orchestra : Northwest German Philharmonic
Instrument : JS
TrackNumber : 4
Label : CPO
9:15 PM
Violin Concerto
Artist : Gil Shaham, violin
Album :
Composer : Peter Tchaikovsky
Catalog : 437540
Conductor : Giuseppe Sinopoli
Orchestra : Philharmonia Orchestra
Instrument : ORr
TrackNumber : 4
Label : DG
9:52 PM
Vocalise
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Sergei Rachmaninoff
Catalog : 572458
Conductor : Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra : Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2009
Label : Naxos