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

May 02, 2014

7:00 PM
Overture to the opera "Philosophy and Love"
Artist : Florian Gassmann
Album : Gassmann Opera Overtures
Composer : Florian Gassmann
Catalog : 8.570421
Conductor : Sylvia Alimena
Orchestra : Eclipse Chamber Orchestra
Label : Naxos
7:07 PM
Slavonic Rhapsody No. 3 in A flat Major
Artist : Antonín Dvorák
Album : Dvorák - Slavonic Rhapsodies
Composer : Antonín Dvorák
Catalog : 8.550610
Conductor : Zdenék Košler
Orchestra : Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Label : Naxos
7:22 PM
Variations on Two Themes for organ and piano
Artist : Marcel Dupré
Album : Organ & Piano Duets at Longwood Gardens
Composer : Marcel Dupré
Catalog : SK-506
Instrument : Brian Jones, organ & Andrew Gordon, piano at Longwood Gardens
Label : Afka
7:38 PM
Symphonic Variations for piano and orchestra
Artist : César Franck
Album : Rubinstein, Wallenstein, etc.
Composer : César Franck
Catalog : 09026-61496-2
Conductor : Alfred Wallenstein
Orchestra : Symphony of the Air
Instrument : Arthur Rubinstein, piano
Label : RCA
7:53 PM
In the Steppes of Central Asia
Artist : Alexander Borodin
Album : Valery Gergiev - Sheherazade, etc.
Composer : Alexander Borodin
Catalog : 289 470 840-2
Conductor : Valery Gergiev
Orchestra : Kirov Orchestra, Mariinsky Theater
Label : Philips
8:02 PM
Harp Concerto
Artist : Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf
Album : Harp Concertos
Composer : Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf
Catalog : 452 585-2
Conductor : Iona Brown
Orchestra : Academy of St Martin-In-The-Fields
Instrument : Marisa Robles, harp
Label : London
8:22 PM
Selections from the ballet "Spartacus"
Artist : Aram Khachaturian
Album : Khachaturian - Gayne, etc.
Composer : Aram Khachaturian
Catalog : 82876-65836-2
Conductor : Loris Tjeknavorian
Orchestra : London Symphony Orchestra
Label : RCA
8:47 PM
Romanian Rhapsody No. 1 in A Major
Artist : Georges Enescu
Album : Enescu
Composer : Georges Enescu
Conductor : Lawrence Foster
Orchestra : Philharmonic Orchestra of Monte Carlo
Label : Erato
9:00 PM
Variations on a Theme by Haydn
Artist : Johannes Brahms
Album : Brahms - Symphony No. 4, etc.
Composer : Johannes Brahms
Catalog : 430 440-2
Conductor : Sir George Solti
Orchestra : Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Label : London
9:21 PM
Music in the Fairy Queen
Artist : Henry Purcell
Album : Henry Purcell - Complete Ayres, etc.
Composer : Henry Purcell
Catalog : CDA67001/3
Conductor : Roy Goodman
Orchestra : Parley of Instruments Baroque Orchestra
Label : Hyperion
9:49 PM
Sinfonia Veneziana in D Major
Artist : Antonio Salieri
Album : Salieri - Symphonies, etc.
Composer : Antonio Salieri
Catalog : CHAN 9877
Conductor : Matthias Bamert
Orchestra : London Mozart Players
Label : Chandos