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

September 28, 2012

7:00 PM
The Torments of Tantalus Overture
Artist : Franz von Suppé
Album : Suppé - Overtures Vol. 3, etc.
Composer : Franz von Suppé
Catalog : 8.223648
Conductor : Alfred Walter
Orchestra : Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra
Label : Marco Polo
7:09 PM
Masques and Bergamasques Suite
Artist : Gabriel Fauré
Album : Fauré - Orchestral Works, etc.
Composer : Gabriel Fauré
Catalog : 5 74840 2
Conductor : Michel Plasson
Orchestra : Orchestra of the Capitol at Toulouse
Instrument : Nicolai Gedda, tenor
Label : EMI Classics
7:39 PM
Quintet in G Major
Artist : Luigi Boccherini
Album : Boccherini - Guitar Quintets Vol. 2
Composer : Luigi Boccherini
Catalog : 8.550552
Orchestra : Danubius Quartet
Instrument : Zoltán Tokos, guitar
Label : Naxos
7:59 PM
Symphony for Strings and Woodwinds
Artist : Dmitri Shostakovich
Album : Shostakovich Concertos, etc.
Composer : Dmitri Shostakovich
Catalog : 475 7431
Conductor : Rudolf Barshai
Orchestra : Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Label : Decca
8:34 PM
Carnival in Paris
Artist : Johan Svendsen
Album : Johan Svendsen - Symphony No. 2, etc.
Composer : Johan Svendsen
Catalog : 50011-2
Conductor : Øivin Fjeldstad
Orchestra : Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
Label : NKFCD
8:49 PM
A Romanian Folk Dance for Orchestra and Dances of Transylvania
Artist : Béla Bartók
Album : Bartók - The Mirtaculous Mandarin, etc.
Composer : Béla Bartók
Catalog : 454 430-2
Conductor : Ivan Fischer
Orchestra : Budapest Festival Orchestra
Label : Philips
8:59 PM
Irish Rhapsody No. 4 in a minor (aka The Fisherman of Loch Neagh and what he saw)
Artist : Charles Villiers Stanford
Album : Stanford - Symphony No. 5, etc.
Composer : Charles Villiers Stanford
Catalog : CHAN 8581
Conductor : Vernon Handley
Orchestra : Ulster Orchestra
Label : Chandos
9:19 PM
Toccata Festiva
Artist : Samuel Barber
Album : Samuel Barber
Composer : Samuel Barber
Catalog : 8.559134
Conductor : Marin Alsop
Orchestra : Royal Scottish National Orchestra
Instrument : Thomas Trotter, organ at Paisley Abbey in Glasgow, Scotland
Label : Naxos
9:35 PM
String Quartet in C Major, Op. 20, No. 2 (from the"Sun" quartets)
Artist : Joseph Haydn
Album : The Complete Haydn String Quartets
Composer : Joseph Haydn
Catalog : 8.502400
Orchestra : Kodály Quartet
Label : Naxos