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.

If you have any questions or comments, feel free to contact Dick Jamison at this address: dickjamison94.5@hotmail.com.

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Playlist

May 30, 2014

7:00 PM
Overture to "La gazza ladra" (Thieving Magpie)
Artist : Giaochino Rossini
Album : Rossini - 8 Overtures
Composer : Giaochino Rossini
Catalog : D 164382
Conductor : Charles Dutoit
Orchestra : Montreal Symphony
Label : London
7:11 PM
Johnny Has Gone for a Soldier
Artist : Traditional
Album : Dale Warland Singers - Blue Wheat
Composer : Traditional
Catalog : ACC 122
Conductor : Dale Warland
Instrument : Dale Warland Singers
Label : American Choral Catalog
7:16 PM
Symphony No. 98 in B flat Major
Artist : Joseph Haydn
Album : Haydn - 7 "London" Symphonies
Composer : Joseph Haydn
Catalog : 477 8117
Conductor : Claudio Abbado
Orchestra : Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Label : Deutsche Grammophon
7:45 PM
Fantasy Variations on a Theme of Youth
Artist : Howard Hanson
Album : Howard Hanson Symphonies
Composer : Howard Hanson
Catalog : DE 3092
Conductor : Gerard Schwarz
Orchestra : New York Chamber Symphony
Instrument : Carol Rosenberger, piano
Label : Delos
7:59 PM
Battle Cry of Freedom & Ashoken Farewell
Artist : George Root/Jay Unger
Album : The Civil War Soundtrack
Composer : George Root & Jay Unger
Catalog : 9 79256-2
Orchestra : Jay Unger, Matt Glaser, Evan Stover, fiddles; Russ Barenberg, Molly Mason, guitars
Instrument : Jacquelin Schwab, piano
Label : Elektra Nonesuch
8:07 PM
Sextet No. 1 in B flat Major
Artist : Johannes Brahms
Album : Brahms The Two Sextets
Composer : Johannes Brahms
Catalog : CAL 9369
Orchestra : Talich Quartet
Instrument : Joseph Kluson, viola; Michal Kanka, cello
Label : Caliope
8:46 PM
La Tombeau de Couperin
Artist : Maurice Ravel
Album : Bolero, La Mer
Composer : Maurice Ravel
Catalog : 9106292
Conductor : Sir George Solti
Orchestra : Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Label : London
9:04 PM
Oberons Magic Horn
Artist : Johann Nepomuk Hummel
Album : Hummel - Oberons Magic Horn, etc.
Composer : Johann Nepomuk Hummel
Catalog : 8.557845
Conductor : Uwe Grodd
Orchestra : Gävle Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : Christopher Hinterhuber, piano
Label : Naxos
9:24 PM
Morganblätter (Morning Papers)
Artist : Johann Strauss II
Album : Strauss Waltzes
Composer : Johann Strauss II
Catalog : 443 473-2
Conductor : Willi Boskovsky
Orchestra : Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Label : London
9:35 PM
Summer Evening
Artist : Zoltán Kodály
Album : Summer Evening, etc.
Composer : Zoltán Kodály
Catalog : D 113414
Orchestra : Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Label : Deutsche Grammophon
9:53 PM
Hymn to the Fallen
Artist : John Williams
Album : One Nation Under God
Composer : John Williams
Orchestra : US Army Band
Label :