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

March 21, 2013

7:01 PM
Nobody Knows the Trouble I See
Artist : Rachel Barton Pine, violin
Album :
Composer : J. Rosamond Johnson
Catalog : 97
Instrument : PR
TrackNumber : 21
ReleaseYear : 2007
Label : Cedille
7:06 PM
Bergensiana: Rococo Variations on an old Melody from Bergen
Artist :
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Composer : Johan Halvorsen
Catalog : 50013
Conductor : Karsten Andersen
Orchestra : Bergen Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 5
Label : NKF
7:16 PM
Six Pieces on Spanish Folksongs: Vascongada
Artist :
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Composer : Enrique Granados
Catalog : 41
Orchestra : Minneapolis Guitar Quartet
Instrument : X
TrackNumber : 12
ReleaseYear : 2008
Label : MGQ
7:22 PM
The Red Poppy: Russian Sailor’s Dance
Artist :
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Composer : Reinhold Gliere
Catalog : 426247
Conductor : John Williams
Orchestra : Boston Pops Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 15
Label : Philips
7:26 PM
German Dance Suite
Artist :
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Composer : Johann Pezel
Catalog : 2016
Orchestra : Canadian Brass
Instrument : Wv
TrackNumber : 12
Label : CBC
7:35 PM
Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
Artist : Yuja Wang, piano
Album :
Composer : Sergei Rachmaninoff
Catalog : 15338
Conductor : Claudio Abbado
Orchestra : Mahler Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : OP
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2011
Label : DG
8:01 PM
Two Romances
Artist : Alexander Kniazev, cello
Album :
Composer : Peter Tchaikovsky
Catalog : 62061
Conductor : Constantine Orbelian
Orchestra : Moscow Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : RO
TrackNumber : 11
Label : Warner
8:06 PM
Water Music Suite No. 2
Artist :
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Composer : George Frideric Handel
Catalog : 80279
Conductor : Charles Mackerras
Orchestra : Orchestra of St. Luke's
Instrument : N
TrackNumber : 20
Label : Telarc
8:17 PM
Sinfonia No. 3
Artist :
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Composer : Frantisek Dusek
Catalog : 572683
Conductor : Aapo Hakkinen
Orchestra : Helsinki Baroque Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 7
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Naxos
8:30 PM
Concerto for Oboe and Violin
Artist : Heinz Holliger, oboe
Album :
Composer : Johann Sebastian Bach
Catalog : 411466
Conductor : Heinz Holliger
Orchestra : Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Instrument : NURrv
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Philips
8:46 PM
Two Pieces
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Frank Bridge
Catalog : 555070
Conductor : David Lloyd-Jones
Orchestra : Northern Sinfonia
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 4
ReleaseYear : 2002
Label : Naxos
9:01 PM
Reflections in the Water (Reflets dans l’eau)
Artist : Pierre-Laurent Aimard, piano
Album :
Composer : Claude Debussy
Catalog : 83940
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2003
Label : Warner
9:06 PM
March of the Little Lead Soldiers
Artist :
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Composer : Gabriel Pierne
Catalog : 61109
Conductor : Paul Tortelier
Orchestra : English Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 3
Label : Virgin
9:10 PM
Ground after the Scotch Humour
Artist :
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Composer : Nicola Matteis
Catalog : 92153
Orchestra : Ensemble Galilei
Instrument : SYU
TrackNumber : 10
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Dorian
9:14 PM
Violin Concerto
Artist : Joshua Bell, violin
Album :
Composer : Felix Mendelssohn
Catalog : 89505
Conductor : Roger Norrington
Orchestra : Camerata Salzburg
Instrument : ORr
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2002
Label : Sony
9:43 PM
Night Ride and Sunrise
Artist :
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Composer : Jean Sibelius
Catalog : 65182
Conductor : Antal Dorati
Orchestra : London Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 8
Label : EMI