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

June 14, 2013

7:00 PM
Overture to the opera "Sicilian Vespers"
Artist : Giuseppi Verdi
Album : Verdi - Preludes, Overtures & Ballet Music, -3
Composer : Giuseppi Verdi
Catalog : 515948H
Conductor : Sir Edward Downes
Orchestra : BBC Philharmonic
Label : Musical Heritage Society
7:12 PM
Peer Gynt Suite No. 2
Artist : Edvard Grieg
Album : Peer Gynt - Grieg - Marriner
Composer : Edvard Grieg
Catalog : 515878X
Conductor : Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra : Academy of St Martin-In-The-Fields
Label : Musical Heritage Society
7:30 PM
Variations and Fugue on a Theme of Purcell (The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra
Artist : Benjamin Britten
Album : Giulini - Artist Profile
Composer : Benjamin Britten
Catalog : 7 67723 2
Conductor : Carlo Maria Giulini
Orchestra : Philharmonia Orchestra
Label : EMI Classics
7:50 PM
Eight Waltzes and Ländler
Artist : Franz Schubert
Album : Bon Bons from Vienna
Composer : Franz Schubert
Catalog : 5171399
Conductor : Willi Boskovsky
Orchestra : The Boskovsky Ensemble
Label : Vanguard Classics
7:57 PM
Suite from The Bartered Bride
Artist : Bedøich Smetana
Album : Rudolf Kempe - Smetana, etc.
Composer : Bedøich Smetana
Catalog : SBT - 1279
Conductor : Rudolf Kempe
Orchestra : Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Label : Testament
8:18 PM
Enigma Variations
Artist : Sir Edward Elgar
Album : Elgar - Pomp and Circumstance, etc.
Composer : Sir Edward Elgar
Catalog : 417 719-2
Conductor : Sir George Solti
Orchestra : Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Label : London
8:48 PM
Norwegian Rhapsody No. 1
Artist : Johan Svendsen
Album : Johan Svendsen - Norwegian Rhapsody No. 1, 2 & 3, etc.
Composer : Johan Svendsen
Catalog : NKFCD 50009-2
Conductor : Karsten Andersen
Orchestra : Bergen Symphony Orchestra
Label : Norsk Kulturrads Klassikerserie
9:00 PM
Piano Concerto in G Major
Artist : Joseph Haydn
Album : Haydn - Piano Concertos
Composer : Joseph Haydn
Catalog : CDA 67925
Conductor : Bernard Labadie
Orchestra : Les Violons du Roy
Instrument : Marc-André Hamelin, piano
Label : Hyperion
9:23 PM
String Quartet No. 3 in E flat Major
Artist : Juan Crisóstomo de Arriaga
Album : Arriaga - String Quartets
Composer : Juan Crisóstomo de Arriaga
Catalog : 8.557628
Orchestra : Camerata Boccherini
Label : Naxos
9:47 PM
Four Hungarian Dances (Nos. 1, 5, 6, & 17)
Artist : Johannes Brahms
Album : Brahms - Hungarian Dances
Composer : Johannes Brahms
Catalog : 289 462 589-2
Conductor : Ivan Fischer
Orchestra : Budapest Festival Orchestra
Label : Philips