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

January 16, 2014

7:01 PM
Galliarde
Artist : Hopkinson Smith, lute
Album :
Composer : Pierre Attaingnant
Catalog : 8854
Instrument : X
TrackNumber : 17
ReleaseYear : 2002
Label : Astree
7:06 PM
Hungarian Dance No. 18
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Johannes Brahms
Catalog : 437506
Conductor : John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra : North German Radio Symphony
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 12
Label : DG
7:08 PM
Scots Airs
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Francesco Geminiani
Catalog : 5010
Orchestra : Palladian Ensemble
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 15
Label : Linn
7:17 PM
Ruslan and Ludmilla: Overture
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Mikhail Glinka
Catalog : 25
Conductor : Lawrence Leighton Smith
Orchestra : Moscow Philharmonic
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Sheffield Lab
7:23 PM
First Impressions
Artist : Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Album :
Composer : Edgar Meyer
Catalog : 2668
Instrument : PR
TrackNumber : 13
ReleaseYear : 2007
Label : Sony
7:29 PM
The Toybox (La boite a joujoux)
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Claude Debussy
Catalog : 5053
Conductor : Louis de Froment
Orchestra : Radio Luxembourg Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 2
Label : Vox
8:01 PM
Sonata for Strings No. 10
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Arcangelo Corelli
Catalog : 532
Orchestra : Purcell Quartet
Instrument : N
TrackNumber : 20
ReleaseYear : 1992
Label : Chandos
8:06 PM
New England Triptych
Artist :
Album :
Composer : William Schuman
Catalog : 61282
Conductor : Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra : Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 2
Label : RCA
8:22 PM
Prelude
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Matthias Maute
Catalog : 9848
Conductor : Matthias Maute
Orchestra : Ensemble Caprice
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 4
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Analekta
8:26 PM
Bright Blue Music
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Michael Torke
Catalog : 433071
Conductor : David Zinman
Orchestra : Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : OWv
TrackNumber : 5
Label : Argo
8:36 PM
Guitar Concerto No. 1
Artist : John Williams, guitar
Album :
Composer : Mauro Giuliani
Catalog : 45610
Conductor : John Williams
Orchestra : English Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : OXx
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Sony
9:01 PM
Nocturne No. 11
Artist : Jean-Philippe Collard, piano
Album :
Composer : Gabriel Faure
Catalog : 94035
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 11
Label : Brilliant
9:06 PM
The Lark in the Clear Air
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Peter Hope
Catalog : 2155
Conductor : Gavin Sutherland
Orchestra : Royal Ballet Sinfonia
Instrument : J
TrackNumber : 14
ReleaseYear : 2004
Label : ASV
9:10 PM
Concerto for 2 Oboes
Artist : Celia Nicklin, oboe
Album :
Composer : Antonio Vivaldi
Catalog : 412892
Conductor : Neville Marriner
Orchestra : Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Instrument : SU
TrackNumber : 13
Label : Philips
9:18 PM
Death and Transfiguration
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Richard Strauss
Catalog : 7890
Conductor : Lorin Maazel
Orchestra : New York Philharmonic
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 2
ReleaseYear : 2006
Label : DG
9:45 PM
Duet for Viola and Cello Eyeglasses obbligato
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Ludwig van Beethoven
Catalog : 48076
Orchestra : L'Archibudelli
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 4
Label : Sony