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

December 06, 2013

7:00 PM
Overture to Hänsel and Gretel
Artist : Engelbert Humperdinck
Album : Humperdinck - Fairy-tale Music
Composer : Engelbert Humperdinck
Catalog : 513754K
Conductor : Karl Anton Rickenbacher
Orchestra : Bamberg Symphony Orchestra
Label : Musical Heritage
7:09 PM
Concerto Grosso in f minor, Op. 1, No. 8
Artist : Pietro Locatelli
Album : Christmas Concertos
Composer : Pietro Locatelli
Catalog : 513986L
Orchestra : I Solisti Italiani
Label : Musical Heritage
7:25 PM
Symphonic Interlude from the Oratorio "Redemption"
Artist : César Franck
Album : Franck - Le Chasseur maudit, etc.
Composer : César Franck
Catalog : 5 65153 2
Conductor : André Cluytens
Orchestra : Belgian National Orchestra
Instrument : Aldo Ciccolini, piano
Label : EMI Classics
7:39 PM
Concerto for Seven Instruments from Tafelmusik
Artist : Georg Philipp Telemann
Album : Telemann - Musique de Table, etc.
Composer : Georg Philipp Telemann
Catalog : ATM-CD-1275
Conductor : Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra : Concentus musicus Wien
Label : Vanguard Classics
7:59 PM
There Stood In Heaven a Linden Tree; Salve puerule and Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
Artist : Medley
Album : Christmas Carols
Composer : Marc-Antoine Charpentier & Felix Mendelssohn
Catalog : 413 590-2
Conductor : Simon Preston
Orchestra : Choir of Westminster Abbey
Instrument : Christopher Herrick, organ
Label : Deutsche Grammophon
8:10 PM
Piano Concerto No. 25 in C Major (K. 503)
Artist : Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Album : Mozart - The Great Piano Concetos
Composer : Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Catalog : 448 571-2
Conductor : Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra : Academy of St Martin-In-The-Fields
Instrument : Alfred Brendel, piano
Label : Philips
8:44 PM
Pavlova material from Act II of the ballet
Artist : Léon Minkus
Album : La Bayadère
Composer : Léon Minkus
Catalog : 525121L
Conductor : Richard Bonynge
Orchestra : English Chamber Orchestra
Label : Musical Heritage
8:58 PM
Offertory on a Breton Carol
Artist : César Franck
Album : Daniel Roth plays César Franck, Vol. 2
Composer : César Franck
Catalog : CD 11391
Instrument : Daniel Roth, organ at San Sebastián
Label : Motette
9:05 PM
En Saga
Artist : Jean Sibelius
Album : Sibelius - Tone Poems
Composer : Jean Sibelius
Catalog : CD 1225
Conductor : Osmo Vänskä
Orchestra : Lahti Symphony Orchestra
Label : BIS
9:25 PM
In dulci jubilo; I Wonder as I Wander; Candelight Carol; & Tomorrow will be my dancing day
Artist : Christmas Medley
Album : Christmas Night
Catalog : COLCD 106
Conductor : John Rutter
Orchestra : City of London Sinfonia
Instrument : Cambridge Singers
Label : Collegium
9:37 PM
Winter Solace
Artist : Coventry Carol
Album :
Instrument : Grace Cloutier, harp
Label : Private Label
9:40 PM
The First Noel
Artist : Virgil Fox
Album : The Christmas Album
Catalog : BCD 2505
Instrument : Virgil Fox, organ at St. Paul the Apostle in Manhattan
Label : Bainbridge
9:45 PM
Adoration of the Magi from the Tone Poem Three Botticelli Pictures
Artist : Ottorino Respighi
Album : Respighi
Composer : Ottorino Respighi
Catalog : CACD 1007
Conductor : Geoffrey Simon
Orchestra : The Philharmonia
Label : CALA
9:54 PM
In a Monastery Garden
Artist : Albert Ketèlby
Album : Music of Ketèlby
Composer : Albert Ketèlby
Catalog : CDC - 7 47806 2
Conductor : John Lanchbery
Orchestra : Philharmonia Orchestra
Label : EMI Angel