Dick's Friday Classics

Friday 7pm - 10pm

Dick's Friday Classics presents some of the best music from the Baroque and Romantic eras, on WMRA every Friday evening from 7 pm to 10 pm.

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Playlist

April 11, 2014

7:00 PM
Overture to the Grand Duchess of Gerolstein
Artist : Jacques Offenbach
Album : Jacques Offenbach Music from the Operettas
Composer : Jacques Offenbach
Catalog : NI 5303
Conductor : Michel Swierczewski
Orchestra : Gulbenkian Orchestra
Label : Nimbus
7:05 PM
Masques and Bergamasques
Artist : Gabriel Fauré
Album : Fauré Orchestral Works
Composer : Gabriel Fauré
Catalog : CHAN 9416
Conductor : Yan Pascal Tortelier
Orchestra : BBC Philharmonic
Label : Chandos
7:21 PM
Overture and Dream Music from the opera "Alcina"
Artist : George Frideric Handel
Album : Handel - Orchestra Works
Composer : George Frideric Handel
Catalog : 150 108-2
Conductor : Sir Charles Mackerras
Orchestra : English Chamber Orchestra
Label : Novalis
7:35 PM
Nights In the Gardens of Spain
Artist : Manuel de Falla
Album : The Essential Falla
Composer : Manuel de Falla
Catalog : 289 466 128-2
Conductor : Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos
Orchestra : London Philharmonic Orchestra
Instrument : Alicia de Larrocha, piano
Label : Decca
8:01 PM
Concerto for Winds and Strings in D Major
Artist : Johann Friedrich Fasch
Album : Johann Friedrich Fasch - Dresden Sinfonias, etc.
Composer : Johann Friedrich Fasch
Catalog : 777 424-2
Conductor : Ludger Rémy
Orchestra : Les Amis de Philippe
Label : CPO
8:16 PM
Fugue, Canzone and Epilogue
Artist : Sigfrid Karg-Elert
Album : Ken Cowen Plays the Great Organ
Composer : Sigfrid Karg-Elert
Catalog : CD 7253
Instrument : Ken Cowen, the Great Organ at St. John the Divine
Label : Pro Organo
8:29 PM
Serenade in E Major
Artist : Antonín Dvorák
Album : Dvorák - Serenades
Composer : Antonín Dvorák
Catalog : 400 020-2
Conductor : Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra : Academy of St Martin-In-The-Fields
Label : Philips
8:58 PM
Symphony No. 100 in G Major ("Military")
Artist : Joseph Haydn
Album : Haydn - 6 "London" Symphonies
Composer : Joseph Haydn
Catalog : 289 464 707-2
Conductor : Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra : Concertgebouw Orchestra
Label : Philips
9:24 PM
Grand Sextet in E flat Major for Piano, String Quintet
Artist : Mikhail Glinka
Album : Mikhail Glinka - Chamber Music
Composer : Mikhail Glinka
Catalog : 515120F
Orchestra : Russian National Orchestra Soloists Ensemble
Instrument : Mikhail Pletnev, piano
Label : Musical Heritage Society
9:51 PM
Overture to the opera "Gwendolyn"
Artist : Emmanuel Chabrier
Album : Chabrier - Espana, etc.
Composer : Emmanuel Chabrier
Catalog : 447 751-2
Conductor : John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra : Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Label : Deutsche Grammophon