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

September 07, 2012

7:00 PM
Overture to the Opera "Lulu"
Artist : Friedrich Kuhlau
Album : Kuhlau - Overtures
Composer : Friedrich Kuhlau
Catalog : 515368Y
Conductor : Michael Schwonwandt
Orchestra : Danish National Radio Symphony
Label : Musical Heritage Society
7:08 PM
Capriccio on Gypsy Themes
Artist : Sergei Rachmaninov
Album : Symphonic Poems from Russia
Composer : Sergei Rachmaninov
Catalog : 74321 34166 2
Conductor : Evgeny Svetlanov
Orchestra : USSR Symphony Orchestra
Label : Melodiya
7:27 PM
Concerto in d minor for two Pianos and Orchestra
Artist : Francis Poulenc
Album : Poulenc - Concerto, etc.
Composer : Francis Poulenc
Catalog : D 105623
Conductor : Seiji Ozawa
Orchestra : Boston Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : Katia & Marielle LaBèque, pianos
Label : Philips
7:49 PM
Symphony No. 4, Op. 2
Artist : William Boyce
Album : Boyce - Eight Symphonies, Op. 2
Composer : William Boyce
Catalog : 3037100052
Conductor : Jörg Faerber
Orchestra : Württemberg Chamber Orchestra
Label : Vox
7:56 PM
Also Sprach Zarathustra
Artist : Richard Strauss
Album : Richard Strauss - Also, etc.
Composer : Richard Strauss
Catalog : 430 445-2
Conductor : Sir George Solti
Orchestra : Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Label : London
8:28 PM
Concerto for Small Orchestra
Artist : David Diamond
Album : American Composers Collection
Composer : David Diamond
Catalog : DE 3708
Conductor : Gerard Schwarz
Orchestra : New York Chamber Symphony
Label : Delos
8:43 PM
Concerto for Two Harpsichords in c minor (BWV 1060)
Artist : J. S. Bach
Album : J. S. Bach - Orchestral Suites 1 & 2
Composer : Johann Sebastian Bach
Catalog : D 103224
Conductor : Sir Christopher Hogwood, director and harpsichord
Orchestra : Academy of Ancient Music
Instrument : Christophe Rousset , harpsichord
Label : L'Oiseau-Lyre
1:58 PM
Fantasia on a Theme of Thomas Tallis
Artist : Ralph Vaughan Williams
Album : Vaughan Williams
Composer : Ralph Vaughan Williams
Catalog : 5 85151 2
Conductor : Bernard Haitink
Orchestra : London Philharmonic Orchestra
Label : EMI Classics
2:16 PM
Concerto for Piano and Orchestra in a minor
Artist : Edvard Grieg
Album : Murray Perahia - Schumann - Grieg
Composer : Edvard Grieg
Catalog : MK 44899
Conductor : Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra : Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : Murray Perahia, piano
Label : CBS Masterworks
2:47 PM
Slavonic Rhapsody in g minor, Op. 45, No. 2
Artist : Antonín Dvorák
Album : Dvorák Slavonic Rhapsodies
Composer : Antonín Dvorák
Catalog : 8.550610
Conductor : Zdenék Košler
Orchestra : Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Label : Naxos