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 13, 2013

7:00 PM
Overture to the opera "L’Armida immaginaria"
Artist : Domenico Cimarosa
Album : Cimarosa - Overtures - 2
Composer : Domenico Cimarosa
Catalog : 8.570279
Conductor : Kevin Mallon
Orchestra : Toronto Chamber Orchestra
Label : Naxos
7:07 PM
Suite from the ballet "The Nutcracker"
Artist : Peter Ilych Tchaikovsky
Album : Tchaikovsky - Ballet Suites
Composer : Peter Ilych Tchaikovsky
Catalog : 437 806-2
Conductor : James Levine
Orchestra : Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Label : Deutsche Grammophon
7:30 PM
La Valse
Artist : Maurice Ravel
Album : Roussel - Ravel
Composer : Maurice Ravel
Catalog : CHAN 8996
Conductor : Neeme Järvi
Orchestra : Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Label : Chandos
7:43 PM
Concerto Grosso in g minor, Op. 6, No. 8 ("The Christmas Concerto")
Artist : Arcangelo Corelli
Album : Christmas Concertos
Composer : Arcangelo Corelli
Catalog : D 514019
Conductor : Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra : The English Concert
Label : Archiv
7:59 PM
King Lear Overture
Artist : Hector Berlioz
Album : Berlioz Overtures
Composer : Hector Berlioz
Catalog : 09026 68790 2
Conductor : Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra : Staatskapelle Dresden
Label : RCA
8:16 PM
Piano Quintet in a minor
Artist : Camille Saint-Saëns
Album : Saint-Saëns Piano Quartet, etc.
Composer : Camille Saint-Saëns
Catalog : 8.572904
Orchestra : Fine Arts Quartet
Instrument : Cristina Ortiz, piano
Label : Naxos
8:48 PM
Joy to the World; Whence is that Godly Fragrance?; and Angels from the Realms of Glory
Artist : Christmas Carol Medley
Album : A Mormon Tabernacle Choir Christmas
Composer : Christmas Carol Medley
Catalog : CD-80552
Orchestra : Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Instrument : John Longhurst, organist
Label : Telarc
9:01 PM
The aria "O mio babbino caro" from the opera "Gianni Schicchi"
Artist : Giacomo Puccini
Album : Opera Without Words
Composer : Giacomo Puccini
Catalog : 289 473 371-2
Conductor : Barry Wordsworth
Orchestra : BBC Concert Orchestra
Label : Decca
9:06 PM
Fantasia on Christmas Carols
Artist : Ralph Vaughan-Williams
Album : Vaughan-Williams Fantasia, etc.
Composer : Ralph Vaughan-Williams
Catalog : CHAN 10385
Conductor : Richard Hickox
Orchestra : City of London Sinfonia
Label : Chandos
9:20 PM
String Trio in G Major, Op. 9, No. 1
Artist : Ludwig van Beethoven
Album : Die Streichtrios
Composer : Ludwig van Beethoven
Catalog : D 225023
Instrument : Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin; Bruno Giuranna, viola; Mstislav Rostropovich, cello
Label : Deutsche Grammophon
9:47 PM
Sinfonia in A Major, Wq 182, No. 4
Artist : Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
Album : C.P.E. Bach - Hamburg Sinfonias
Composer : Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
Catalog : 8.553285
Conductor : Christian Benda
Orchestra : Capella Istropolitana
Label : Naxos