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SATURDAY MORNINGS - CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES  - TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC - 5:30-9:00am

TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC 

a special early music series devoted to lesser known works before 1750, will move to Fridays from 5:30 till 11:00am starting June 03, 2016 and will continue until September 02, 2016


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The last Saturday edition will air May 28


WEDNESDAY, THURSDAY AND MONDAY ON CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES 


Wednesday, June 29, 2016 from 5:30 till 11:00am
Thursday, June 30, 2016 from 5:30 till 11:00am and
Monday, July 04, 2016 from 5:30 till 8:30am

Classical Discoveries presents: VIVA AMERICA
July 4th - Annual Special devoted to music by American composers

  • Here is a list of some of the works to be presented Wednesday June 29, 2016:
    Piano Concerto by Beth Anderson (1950- )
    Symphony No. 5, "Peace" by Jon Ward Bauman (1939-2009)
    Symphony No. 3, "Celestial" by Charles Roland Berry (1957- )
    The Sequoia Trio for oboe, clarinet, and bassoon by Jenni Brandon (1977- )
    Divinium Mysterium (Concerto for viola and orchestra) by Kenneth Fuchs (1956- )
    Sonata for Flute and piano by David Ludwig  (1974- )
    At the Abyss by Alex Shapiro (1962- )
    BluesKonzert by Alvin Singleton (1940- )
    Bootleg Sugar Lips for string quartet by Cristina Spinei (1984- )
    The Shore (Symphony No. 3) by Frank Ticheli (1958- )
    Courage Triptych by Sarah Wallin Huff  (1980- )
    plus music by Daniel Dorff, Howard Hersh, Frank La Rocca, Robert Moran and others

     

  • Here is a list of some of the works to be presented Thursday, June 30, 2016 from 5:30 till 11:00am
    Concerto for flute, harp and strings by Robert Avalon (1955-2004)
    Symphony No. 3, "Shaker Hymns" by Alan Beeler (1939-2016)
    Strict Songs by Lou Harrison (1917-2003)
    Simple Mass, Op. 282 by Alan Hovhaness (1911-2000)
    Duo for flute and piano by Laura Kaminsky (1956- )
    Concerto for Orchestra by Ulysses Kay (1917-1995)
    Symphony No. 1 by David Post (1949- )
    Pure, Cool (Water) - Symphony No. 4 by Judith Lang Zaimont (1945- )
    plus music by Zack Browning, Amanda Harberg, Rachel Matthews, Vivian Adelberg Rudow and more

    Playlist-06-29-2016 - Playlist-06-30-2016 - Playlist-07-04-2016 and MP3 File
    *(available after the broadcast till July 22, 2016)
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    FRIDAYS ON SPECIAL EDITION OF CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES - TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC

    Friday, July 01, 2016 from 5:30 till 11:00am

    TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC

    Lesser known music before 1750

    Here is a list of some of the works to be presented this Friday:
    Missa a due chori by German composer, Johann Ernst Eberlin (1702-1762)
    Suite No. 2 from "Composition de Musique" by German composer, Johann Sigismond Kusser (1660-1727)
    Missa ad Placitum by French composer, Claude le Jeune (c. 1528-1600)
    Sonata-Ciacona by German composer, Johann Christoph Pezel (1664-1716)
    Oratorio, "Il pecator pentito ("Mi son fatto nemico") by Italian composer, Luigi Rossi (1597-1653)
    Oratorio, "Le martyre des Maccabées" (complete) by Italian composer, Pietro Torri (1650-1737)
    plus music by
    Chiara Margarita Cozzolani,
    Pierre de Manchicourt,
    Valentin Rathgeber

    and others

    Playlist and MP3 File
    *(available after the broadcast till July 15, 2016)

     

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    FRIDAYS ON SPECIAL EDITION OF CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES - TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC

    Friday, June 24, 2016 from 5:30 till 11:00am

    TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC

    Lesser known music before 1750

    Antoine Brumel (c. 1460-1512/13), Antonio Cifra (1584-1629), William Hayes (1708-1777), Giovan Battista Leonetti(1575-1630), Samuel Scheidt (1587-1654), John Sheppard (c. 1515-1558, Johannes Tinctoris (c. 1435-1511), Gautier de Coincy, Alessandro Melani, Johann Rosenmüller, and others

    Playlist and MP3 File
    *(available after the broadcast till July 08, 2016)

     

    Wednesday, June 22, 2016 from 5:30 till 11:00

    Alan Hovhaness, Jonathan Little (1965- ), Kate Moore (1979- ), Weronika Ratusińska (1977- ), Arnold Rosner(1945-2013), Giedrius Svilainis (1972- ), Philip Thompson, Šarūnas Nakas, Martijn Padding, Phillip Rhodes, Peeter Vähi, Rain Worthington, and others

    Playlist and MP3 File
    *(available after the broadcast till July 08, 2016)

    Los Bailarines Van Suspirando - Courtesy: by Artist, Lesley Mitchell

     

    Friday, June 17, 2016 from 5:30 till 11:00am

    TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC - Lesser known music before 1750


    Angelo Poliziano (1454-1494), Costanzo Porta (1529-1601), Giovanni Felice Sances (1600-1679), Christopher Tye (c. 1505-1572), Princess Wilhelmine of Prussia (1709-1750) , Jan Dismas Zelenka (1679-1745),
    Grzegorz Gerwazy Gorczycki, Isabella Leonarda, Giuseppe Valentini, and others

    Playlist and MP3 File
    *(available after the broadcast till July 01, 2016)

     

    Wednesday, June 15, 2016 from 5:30 till 11:00


    Tiziano Bedetti (1976- ), Henry Brant (1913-2008), Qigang Chen (1951- ), Lydia Kakabadse (1955- ), Nikolai Korndorf (1947- 2001), John Fitz Rogers, Ramon Pagayon Santos (1941- ), Brett Dean (1961- ), Theodor Berger,
    Jacob Cooper, Paula Diehl, Carlotta Ferrari, Ursula Mamok
    ,

    Playlist

    Blue Sky - by Artist Denise Ann Saldutti Egielski 

     

    Friday, June 10, 2016 from 5:30 till 11:00am

    TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC - Lesser known music before 1750

    Johann Christoph Bach (1642-1703), John Blow (1649-1708, Antonio Caldara (1670-1736), Clemens Non Papa (1510-1555), Guillaume Dufay (1397-1474, Juan Garcia de Salazar (1639-1710), Henrico Albicastro, Francesco Mancini, Johann Heinrich Schmelzer, Franz Tunder, and others

    Playlist

     

    Wednesday, June 08, 2016 from 5:30 till 11:00

    Fabrice Bollon (1965- ), Tõnu Kõrvits (1969- ), Peter Lieuwen (1953- ), Arnold Rosner (1945-2013, Gintaras Sodeika (1961- ), Henry Wolking, Ilja Zeljenka (1932-2007), Mari Kimura, Vladimir Martynov, Ken Steen, Anna Thorvaldsdottir, and much more

    Playlist

    Courtesy: Azerbaijani Artist: Eldar Babazade at:  AZgallery.org

     

    Friday, June 03, 2016 from 5:30 till 11:00am

    TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC

    Lesser known music before 1750

    Alphonse D'Eve (1666-1727), Henri Du Mont (1610-1684), Karel Josef Einwaldt(1679-1753), William Hayes (1708-1777), Johannes Ockeghem (1410-1497), Aurelio Signoretti (1567- before 1635), Manuel Chrysaphes, Samuel Ebart, Claudio Merulo, Jacob Obrecht
    and others

    Playlist

     

    Wednesday, June 01, 2016 from 5:30 till 8:30

    Bill Alves, Iván Erőd (1936- ), Arnold Rosner (1945-2013), Peter-Anthony Togni(1959- ), Errollyn Wallen (1959- ), Katy Abbott, James Cohn, Xia Guan, Michael Murray and others

    Playlist

    Christinas Window - by American Artist, Dr. Laurie Sucher-Gaster (1942-2009)

    Howling at the MoonDog - in observance of 100th Birthday

    from 8:30 till 11:00

    Classical Discoveries will observe the 100th Birthday of American composer, musician, poet and inventor of musical instruments Louis Thomas Hardin (1916-1999) known as Moondog.

    Gavin Black who knew Moondog for over 20 years and recorded his works will stop by the WPRB studio and share his memories of the composer.

    Click this link to listen to the interview               
    *(available after the broadcast)

     

     

    Friday, May 27, 2016 from 5:30 till 11:00am - Part 1 and Monday, May 30, 2016 from 5:30 till 8:30am - Part 2

    Classical Discoveries presents: AMERICAN MUSIC FOR MEMORIAL DAY

    Classical Discoveries will celebrate Memorial Day with a program of music by American composers.

    Part 1:
    John Luther Adams (1952- ), Kenneth Fuchs (1956- ), Lou Harrison (1917-2003)
    Immersion by Alex Shapiro (1962- ), Walter Ross (1936- ), David Stock (1939-2015), Beth Anderson, Marilyn Bliss, Samuel A. Livingston, Paul Moravec, Harold Shapiro, Barbara White and others
    Part 2
    James DeMars (1952- ), Peter Schickele (1935- ), Harvey J. Stokes, James Kimo Williams (1950- ), Dennis Báthory-Kitsz, Barbara Benary, Marty Regan and others

    Playlist-05-27-2016 - Playlist-05-30-2016

     

    Saturday, May 28, 2016 from 5:30 till 9:00am

    TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC

    Lesser known music before 1750

    Elisabeth Jacquet de la Guerre (1665-1729,
    Annibale Padovano (1527-1575), Alessandro Stradella (1639-1682), Benedikt Anton Aufschnaiter, Richard Mudge and others

    Playlist

     

    Wednesday, May 25, 2016 from 5:30 till 11:00

    Julius Aglinskas (1988- ), Brenton Broadstock (1952- ), Zita Bružaitė (1966- ), Roger Bourland (1952- ), Ēriks Ešenvalds (1977- ), Cecilia McDowall (1951- ), Adam Szmerek (1948- ), David Farquhar, Robert Heppener, Arturs Maskats, and others

    Playlist

    Cat - by Polish Artist Iwona Altmajer 

     

    Saturday, May 21, 2016 from 5:30 till 9:00am

    TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC

    Lesser known music before 1750

    Firminus Caron (ca. 1440-ca. 1475), Francesco Durante (1684-1755), Marcin Mielczewski (c. 1600-1651), Pierre Tabart (1645- ca. 1699)
    Ignazio Albertini, Claudio Casciolini, Tarquinio Merula, Barbara Strozzi
    and others

    Playlist

     

    Wednesday, May 18, 2016 from 5:30 till 11:00

    Kalevi Aho (1949- ), Cristian Carrara (1977- ), Ola Gjeilo (1978- ), Annie Gosfield (1960- ), Ursula Mamlok (1923- 2016), Giel Vleggaar(1974- ), Shamir Tandon, Carl Vollrath, Eberhard Böttcher, Rebekah Driscoll, Franco Antonio Mirenzi, and others

    Playlist

    Lilacs by Azerbaijani Artist: Telman Babayev at:  AZgallery.org 

     

    Saturday, May 14, 2016 from 5:30 till 9:00am

    TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC

    Lesser known music before 1750

    Joan Cererols (1618-1680), Nicolas Clérambault(1676-1749), Giovanni Battista Draghi (c. 1640-1708), Philipp Heinrich Erlebach(1657-1714),
    Giovanni Battista Bassani, Natale Monferrato, Claudin De Sermisy
    and others

    Playlist

     

    Wednesday, May 11, 2016 from 5:30 till 11:00

    Margaret Brandman (1951- ), Harald Genzmer (1909-2007)r, Arvydas Malcys(1957- ), Gabriel Prokofiev (1975- ), Dariusz Przybylski (1984- ), Augusta Read Thomas (1964- ), Seóirse Bodley, Mark Louis Lehman, Witold Lutosławski, Nico Muhly, Pēteris Plakidis, Uģis Prauliņš, Somei Satoh and others

    Playlist

    Folk Singer - by American Artist, Dr. Laurie Sucher-Gaster (1942-2009)  

     

    Saturday, May 07, 2016 from 5:30 till 9:00am

    TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC

    Lesser known music before 1750

    , Giovanni Antonio Giannettini (1648-1721), Johann David Heinichen(1683-1729), Wenzel Ludwig Edler Von Radolt (1667-1716), Alessandro Scarlatti (1660-1725),
    Antonia Bembo,
    Manuel de Zumaya,
    Johann Friedrich Schreyfogel

    and others

    Playlist

     

    Wednesday, May 04, 2016 from 5:30 till 8:30

    Michał Dobrzyński (1980- ), Nikolai Kapustin (1937- ), Scott Pender (1959- ), Caleb Burhans, Paul Creston, Črt Sojar Voglar,
    and others

    Playlist

    View of Spring Garden on Amsterdam - by Artist Denise Ann Saldutti Egielski 

    Marvin Rosen with Daniel Dorff in WPRB studio

    from 8:30 till 11:00

    Happy 60th Birthday Danny

    Classical Discoveries will celebrate the 60th Birthday of American composer, Daniel Dorff, who will stop by the WPRB studio and present a number of his works during the course of his visit.

    Click this link to listen to the interview               
    *(available after the broadcast)

     

    Saturday, April 30, 2016 from 5:30 till 9:00am

    TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC - Magnificent Bononcinis

    Lesser known music before 1750

    Giovanni Bononcini (1670-1747),
    Antonio Maria Bononcini (1677-1726),
    Sonatas by Giovanni Maria Bononcini(1642-1678), Claudio Cocchi, Elisabeth Jacquet de la Guerre, Heinrich Isaac and others

    Playlist

     

    Wednesday, April 27 2016 from 5:30 till 11:00

    Mason Bates (1977- ), Carlotta Ferrari (1975- ), Pavel Fischer (1965- ), Jorge Grundman (1961- ), Juris Karlsonss (1948- ), Roxanna Panufnik (1968- ), Giovanni Albini, Fikret Amirov, Marek Brezovsky, Gao Hong, John K. Leupold, II, John Psathas, Mona Lyn Reese

    Playlist

    Gardens, Field & Sun Courtesy: by American Artist, Lesley Mitchell

     

    Saturday, April 23, 2016 from 5:30 till 9:00am

    TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC

    João Rodrigues Esteves (c. 1700-c. 1751), Christoph Graupner (1683-1760, Heinrich Pfendner (1590-1631), Jan Dismas Zelenka (1679-1745), Cristofaro Caresana, John Mason, Costanzo Festa and others

    Playlist

     

    Wednesday, April 20 2016 from 5:30 till 11:00

    Michael Daugherty (1954- ), Douglas Knehans (1957- ), Komitas (1869-1935), Gareth Farr, Helen Jane Long and others

    2 world premiere performances:
    Alleluia by Andrea Clearfield and Alleluia by Jennifer Higdon presented by The "Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia" on March 5, 2016 at the Temple Performing Arts Center, Philadelphia, PA.

    Golden Room - Artist Anne Canfield

    Happy 60th Birthday Vlado - 60th Birthday of Slovak composer Vladimír Godár
    some presented works: Barcarolle for Cello Solo, Strings, Harp and Harpsichord
    Concerto Grosso for 12 Strings and Harpsichord, Little Suite for Little David for Electric Violin, Electric Guitar, Stri, ng Orchestra and Harpsichord, Selections from Mater, Ricercar for Piano Quartet, Tombeau de Bartók, plus others

    Playlist

     

    Saturday, April 16, 2016 from 5:30 till 9:00am

    TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC   -  MUSIC FOR THE POPES AND FROM THE ITALIAN CONVENTS - The focus of this week's program will be on composers associated one way or another with Rome as well as some selections by composers from the convents - Lesser known music before 1750

    Tomaso Baj (1650?-1714), Giacomo Carissimi (1605-1674), Francesco Foggia (1603-1688), Marc' Antonio Ingegneri (1535/6-1592), Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (c. 1525-1594), Gregorio Allegri, Bonifazio Graziani, Virgilio Mazzocchi, Bianca Maria Meda, Paolo Quagliati, and others

    Playlist

     

    Wednesday, April 13, 2016 from 5:30 till 11:00

    Alan Hovhaness (1911-2000), Peter Klatzow (1945- ), Paweł Łukaszewski(1968- ), Marty Regan (1972- ), Valentin Silvestrov(1937- ), Allan Stephenson (1949- ), Frank Ticheli (1958- )
    Anne Boyd,Guillaume Connesson, Don Gillis,
    Lukáš Hurník

    and others

    Playlist

    Spring In Shamakhy - by Azerbaijani Artist Darvin Valibeyov at: AZgallery.org

     

    Saturday, April 09, 2016 from 5:30 till 9:00am

    TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC

    Lesser known music before 1750

    Fabrizio Dentice (c. 1530-c. 1590), Johann Melchior Gletle (1626-1683), Jacobus Vaet (c. 1529-1567), Domenico Sarri (1679-1744),
    Pietro Casati, Jean-Joseph Mouret, Jean Mouton, Christopher Tye, and others

    Playlist

     

    Wednesday, April 06, 2016 from 5:30 till 11:00

    Christian Carey (1973- ), Michael Ching (1958- ), Morton Feldman (1926-1987), David Kechley (1947- ), Ståle Kleiberg (1958- ), Magnus Lindberg (1958- ) Andrew Norman(1979- )
    Erberk Eryilmaz, Julie Mandel, Jocelyn Morlock, Christopher Schmitz,
    Andrzej Panufnik, Roxanna Panufnik,

    and many others

    Playlist

    By the Lake in Wisconsin - by American Artist, Dr. Laurie Sucher-Gaster (1942-2009)

     

    strong>Saturday, March 26, 2016 from 5:30 till 9:00am

    TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC

    MUSIC FOR HOLY WEEK

    Lesser known music before 1750

    Chiara Margarita Cozzolani (1602-1678), João Rodrigues Esteves (c. 1700-c. 1751), Philippe de Monte (1521-1603, Johann Stadlmayr (ca. 1580-1648), Giovanni Paolo Colonna, Jean Gilles and others

    Playlist

     

    Wednesday, March 23, 2016 from 5:30 till 11:00

    IN PRAISE OF WOMAN - PART 4

    Classical Discoveries will present the forth and last program of this year's annual series In Praise of Woman - devoted to music written by women.

    Two Mothers in Rogers Park- by American Artist, Dr. Laurie Sucher-Gaster (1942-2009)

    Sylvie Bodorova (1954- ), Dorothee Eberhardt (1952- ), Thea Musgrave (1928- ), Marcela Rodriguez (1951- ), Margaret Schedel, Errollyn Wallen (1958- ), Gillian Whitehead (1941- ),
    Carlotta Ferrari, Sadie Harrison, Debra Kaye,
    Sophia Serghi
    and others

    Playlist

    Confiteria Ideal Courtesy: by American Artist, Lesley Mitchell

     

    Saturday, March 19, 2016 from 5:30 till 9:00am

    TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC

    Lesser known music before 1750

    Antonio Maria Bononcini (1677-1726), Carlo Farina (c. 1600-1640), Marcin Mielczewski (c. 1600-1651), Cipriano de Rore (c.1515/16-1565),
    Fernando de Almeida, Giuseppe Valentini, and others

    Playlist

     

    Wednesday, March 16, 2016 from 5:30 till 11:00

    IN PRAISE OF WOMAN - PART 3

    Classical Discoveries will present the third program of this year's annual series In Praise of Woman - devoted to music written by women.

     Mme Lina Denis With Her Dog - by Polish Artist Iwona Altmajer 

    Sally Beamish (1956- ), Britta Byström (1977- ), Rosemary Duxbury, Katarina Głowicka (1977- ), Galina Grigorjeva (1962- ), Sally Reid (1948- ), Ana Sokolović (1968- ), Jane Antonia Cornish, Anna Clyne, Dosia McKay, Grete von Zieritz, and others

    Playlist

    Sunset - Wall Hanging - by Fiber Artist Nelly Kouzmina   

     

     

    Saturday, March 12, 2016 from 5:30 till 9:00am

    TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC

    Lesser known music before 1750

    Here is a list of some of the works to be presented this Saturday:

    Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber (1644-1704), Antoine Busnoys (c.1430-1492), Francisco de Peñalosa (c. 1470-1528), Francesco Provenzale (1624-1704), Sanuel Scheidt (1587-1654), Dario Castello, John Dunstable, Franz Tunder, Gioseffo Zarlino, and others

    Playlist

     

    Wednesday, March 09, 2016 from 5:30 till 11:00

    IN PRAISE OF WOMAN - PART 2

    Classical Discoveries will present the second program of this year's annual series In Praise of Woman - devoted to music written by women.

    This week will be devoted to American composers 

    Artist Anne Canfield

    Andrea Clearfield (1960- ), Emma Lou Diemer (1927- ), Nancy Galbraith (1951- ), Stacy Garrop (1969- ), Julie Giroux (1961- ), Binnette Lipper (1939-2016), Ann Millikan (1963- ), Karen P. Thomas (1957- ), Melinda Wagner (1957- ), Beth Anderson, Jennifer Higdon, Anna Larson,Martha Mooke and others

    Playlist

    Artist Denise Ann Saldutti Egielski 

     

     

             Wednesday, March 02, 2016 from 5:30 till 11:00

    IN PRAISE OF WOMAN - PART 1

    Classical Discoveries will present the first program of the annual series In Praise of Woman - devoted to music written by women. 

    Tapestry - Courtesy: Azerbaijani Artist: Sabiha Ali at:  AZgallery.org 

    Katy Abbott (1971- ), Jennifer Borkowski, Johanna Doderer (1969- ), Amanda Harberg (1973- ), Weronika Ratusińska (1977- ), Karmella Tsepkolenko (1955- ), Nancy Van de Vate (1931- ), Alexandra T. Bryan, Gila (Gillian) Carcas, Helen Grime,Ester Mägi, Justina Repečkaitė, and others

    Playlist

    In Praise of - Courtesy: Azerbaijani Artist: Sabina Suleymanova at:    AZgallery.org 

     

     

    Wednesday, February 24, 2016 from 5:30 till 11:00am

    Classical Discoveries will present: VINYL-MANIA - as WPRB celebrates ALL VINYL WEEK: FEBRUARY 21-28

    Jamil Amirov (1957- ), Ivan Jevti, Zdeněk Pololáník, Jaan Rääts, Marga Richter, Carlos Surinach, Yuzo Toyama (1931- ), Peggy Glanville-Hicks, Alan Hovhaness, Moondog (Louis Hardin), Peeter Vähi, Richard Yardumian and others

    Playlist

     

        Wednesday, February 17, 2016 from 5:30 till 11:00am

    Valentin Bibik (1940-2003), Ross Edwards (1943- ), Raimo Kangro (1949-2001), Vince Mendoza (1961- ), Walter Ross (1936- ), Raminta Šerkšnytė (1975- ), Carola Bauckholt, Sergio Cervetti, Daniel Dorff, Robert Moran, Sean O'Boyle, and others
    From 9:00 until 9:45 guest Riley Lee

    Playlist

    Courtesy: Azerbaijani Artist: Eldar Babazade at:  AZgallery.org

     

    Wednesday, February 10, 2016 from 5:30 till 11:00am

    WATER IS LIFE - FOR FLINT

    John Luther Adams (1953- ) Antoine Busnoys (c.1430-1492), Bechara EL-Khoury (1957- ), Emily Doolittle (1972- ), Alan Hovhaness (1911-2000), Libby Larsen (1950- ), Jón Leifs (1899-1968), Peter Lieuwen (1953- ), Ingram Marshall (1942-), Toru Takemitsu (1930-1996), Julian Yu (1957- ), Meira Warshauer (1949- ), Douglas Knehans, Karen Tanaka, Lois V Vierk and more. for more about this program go to: Blog: MarvinTheCat
    Playlist
    The top of a water tower at the Flint Water Plant is seen in Flint, Michigan January 13, 2016. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook

     

    Wednesday, February 03, 2016 from 5:30 till 11:00am

    Mason Bates (1977- ), Henryk Mikołaj Górecki (1933-2010), Robert Janssens (1939- ), Joseph Koykkar (1951- ), Roger Matton (1929-2004), Mieczysław Weinberg (1919-1996), Marilyn Bliss, Mark Dal Porto, Francesco Di Fiore, Emma O'Halloran, Laurel Zucker and others

    Playlist

    Caritas by Polish artist Stanisław Wyspiański

     

    Saturday, January 30, 2016 from 5:30 till 9:00am

    The final program in the series

    TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC

    Lesser known music before 1750

    Henry Aldrich (1648-1710), Gregorio Allegri (1582-1652), Philippe Courbois (1705-1730), Alessandro Striggio (c. 1536/7-1592), Jan Dismas Zelenka (1679-1745), Francesco Cavalli,Giovanni Paolo Colonna, Evaristo Felice Dall'Abaco and others

    Playlist

     

    Wednesday, January 27, 2016 from 5:30 till 9:00am

    Oliver Davis (1972- ), Alan Hovhaness (1911-2000), Roberto Sierra (1953- ), Peteris Vasks(1946- ), Maija Einfelde, Jane Leslie, Nelson Riddle, and others.
    American composer, Rain Worthington a guest in the WPRB studio

    Playlist

    Brooklyn Bridge - by Artist Denise Saldutti

     

    SATURDAYS ON SPECIAL EDITION OF CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES - TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC
    Saturday, January 23, 2016 from 5:30 till 8:00am

    TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC

    Lesser known music before 1750

    Johann Baal (1657-1701), Philippe Courbois (1705-1730), Sebastiano Moratelli (1640-1706), Benedikt Anton Aufschnaiter, Giuseppe Antonio Brescianello, Heinrich Isaac and others

    Playlist

     

    WEDNESDAY ON CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES
    Wednesday, January 20, 2016 from 5:30 till 11:00am

    DAVID BOWIE - THE MAN WHO FELL TO EARTH

    Popular music always influenced serious composers through the centuries despite the fact that some try to separate it totally from other genres of music.

    Classical Discoveries will pay tribute to David Bowie - the troubadour and renaissance man of our time, by presenting a whole program of music composed by and/or inspired by popular music

    Don Byron (1958- ), Keith Emerson (1944- ), Philip Glass (1937- ), Jonny Greenwood (1971- ) , John Paul Jones (1946- ), John Tavener (1944-2013), Frank Zappa (1940-1993), David Bowie, Michael Daugherty, Robin Gibb, Christopher Rouse, Meira Warshauer, Julia Wolfe and others.
    Playlist

     

    SATURDAYS ON SPECIAL EDITION OF CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES - TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC
    Saturday, January 16, 2016 from 5:30 till 9:00am

    TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC

    Lesser known music before 1750

    Johann Christoph Bach (1642-1703), John Merbecke (c. 1505-c.1585), Johann Pfeiffer (1697-1761), Barbara Strozzi (1619-1677), Romanus Weichlein (1650-1706), Don Fernando De Las Infantas, Giovanni Felice Sances, Francesc Valls and others

    Playlist

     

    VIVA 21ST CENTURY PLUS - "INTERNATIONAL EDITION" - 25-HOUR LIVE WPRB RADIO BROADCAST
    VIVA 21ST CENTURY PLUS - "INTERNATIONAL EDITION" - 25-HOUR LIVE WPRB RADIO BROADCAST
    Saturday, December 26th at 2:00pm (EST time) until 3:00pm Sunday, December 27th, 2015 and 2 Non-marathon editions:Wednesday, January 06, 2016 - 5:30 -11:00am, Wednesday, January 13, 2016 - 5:30 -11:00am

    Below is a list by the day and the approximate order the music will be played. This is of course subject to change. Most of the submissions are not not on this list.
    12/26/15 (14:00-24:00)
    Douglas Knehans, Jimmy Lopez, Sebastian Krajewski, Alex Shapiro, Kenneth Fuchs, Sergio Cervetti, Pavel Fischer, Robert Paterson, Ivan Moody, David Fink), Steve Layton, Stacy Garrop, Russell Pinkston, Elliott Sharp
    12/27/15 (24:00-15:00)
    Rupert Huber, Giya Kancheli, Mihailo Trandafilovski, Maciej Zieliński, Martha Mooke, Johanna Doderer, Andrei Golovin, Paul Mealor, Hasu Patel, Galina Grigorjeva, Ross Edwards (Helen Edwards), Judith Lang Zaimont, Jerome Kitzke, Jane Antonia Cornish, Gene Pritsker, Matija Krečič, Martin Scherzinger, Robert Moran, Daniel Dorff and others
    01/06/2016 (5:30-11:00) and  01/06/2016 (5:30-11:00) - Part 2 & 3 - Non- Marathon Edition
    Margaret Brouwer, Gloria Coates, Daron Hagen, Katherine Hoover, Magnus Lindberg, Pavol Malovec, Artur Słowiński, Brian Current, Arvydas Malcys,
    David Toub, Giel Vleggaar, Douwe Eisenga, Toshio Hosokawa, David Lang, Paweł Łukaszewski, Jerod Impichchaachaaha' Tate, David Wolfson, Vivian Adelberg Rudow, Dennis Bathory-Kitsz, Zack Browning,Dosia McKay
    and others
    Flute - Courtesy: Azerbaijani Artist Namig Mammadov at: AZgallery.org
    Playlists

     

    SATURDAYS ON SPECIAL EDITION OF CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES - TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC
    Saturday, January 09, 2016 from 5:30 till 9:00am

    TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC

    Lesser known music before 1750

    Mateo Flecha(1481-1553), Claude Le Jeune (c. 1528-1600) Alessandro Melani (1639-1703)Franz Tunder (1614-1667) Antoine Busnois, Manuel Cardoso, William Croft, Lorenzo Masi and others

    Playlist

     

    Saturday, January 02, 2016 from 5:30 till 9:00am

    TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC

    Lesser known music before 1750

    Antonia Bembo (c. 1640-c.1720), Antoine Blanchard (1696-1770), Giacomo Carissimi (1605-1674), Antonio Literes (1673-1747), Philipoctus de Caserta,
    Nicolo Fiorenza, Valerius Otto, Maciej Wronowicz
    and others

    Playlist

     

        

    Wednesday, December 30, 2015 from 5:30 till 11:00am Classical Discoveries will present its 18th Annual program: SHALL WE DANCE

    In the last regular holiday series of programs, we will celebrate the New Year with light and joyful music.
    Playlist
    Al Compas de un Tango (To the beat of tango)
    Courtesy: Artist  Lesley Mitchell

     

    On Additional Edition of Classical Discoveries

    Monday, December 28, 2015 - from 5:30 till 11:00am

    COWELL-MANIA

    Special program devoted entirely to the music by one of America's most innovative and fascinating composers, Henry Cowell, in observance of the 50th anniversary of his death.

    Playlist

     

    Wednesday, December 09, 2015 from 5:30 till 11:00am

    Classical Discoveries will present the 1st program of its Christmas Trilogy and the 10th Annual program devoted to music for the holiday season by American composers

    CHRISTMAS IN AMERICA

    Playlist

        Wednesday, December 16, 2015 -  from 5:30 till 11:00am

    Classical Discoveries will present its 19th Annual and the 2nd of its 2015 Christmas Trilogy:

    CHRISTMAS AROUND THE WORLD

    Playlist

    Madonna - Courtesy: Azerbaijani Artist: Ulaj Hagverdiyev at:  AZgallery.org

    Saturday, December 19, 2015 from 5:30 till 9:00am

    TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC

    A MEDIEVAL, RENAISSANCE AND BAROQUE CHRISTMAS - Part 1

    Lesser known music before 1750

    Playlist

    Thursday, December 24, 2015 from 5:30 till 11:00am
    Classical Discoveries will present the 18th Annual and the 3rd program of its annual Christmas Trilogy

    A MEDIEVAL, RENAISSANCE AND BAROQUE CHRISTMAS Part 2

    In this program you will hear lesser known selections of early music celebrating the holiday, as well as some of Marvin's favorite works.

    Playlist

     

    On Additional Edition of Classical Discoveries

    Monday, December 21, 2015 - from 5:30 till 11:00am

    Classical Discoveries will present the 11th Annual program devoted to music by black composers in observance of Kwanzaa.
    THE NEGRO SPEAKS OF RIVERS

    Playlist

     

    Saturday, December 12, 2015 from 5:30 till 9:00am

    TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC

    Lesser known music before 1750

    A number of works of Jewish inspiration will be included in observance of Hanukkah

    Playlist

     

    Saturday, December 05, 2015 from 5:30 till 9:00am

    TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC

    Lesser known music before 1750

    Playlist

     

    Wednesday, December 02, 2015 from 5:30 till 11:00am

    Playlist

    Nebran Forest Autumn - by Azerbaijani Artist Darvin Valibeyov at: AZgallery.org

      

     

    Saturday, November 28, 2015 from 5:30 till 9:00am

    TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC

    Lesser known music before 1750

    Playlist

     

    Wednesday, November 25, 2015 from 5:30 till 11:00am

    Classical Discoveries will present it's 19th Annual program celebrating the Thanksgiving Holiday with music of composers of the American Continent titled:

    MUSIC OF THE AMERICAS

    Playlist

     

    Saturday, November 21, 2015 from 5:30 till 9:00am

    TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC

    Lesser known music before 1750

    Playlist

     

    Wednesday, November 18, 2015 from 5:30 till 11:00am

    Playlist
    *(available after the broadcast till December 04, 2015)

     Late Fall - by Azerbaijani Artist Darvin Valibeyov at: AZgallery.org

      

     

    Wednesday, November 11, 2015 from 5:30 till 11:00am

    Playlist

    Red Bush - by Azerbaijani Artist Darvin Valibeyov at: AZgallery.org

    Focus on Cappella Romana - Cyprus: Between Greek East & Latin West

     

    Wednesday, November 04, 2015 from 5:30 till 10:00am

    Playlist

    Bushes - by Azerbaijani Artist Darvin Valibeyov at: AZgallery.org

       
    Wednesday, November 04, 2015 from 10:00 till 12:00pm

     

    Guest American composer, Jerome Kitzke

    Playlist

     

        Wednesday, October 28, 2015 from 5:30 till 11:00am

    Playlist

    Gold Autumn - by Azerbaijani Artist Darvin Valibeyov at: AZgallery.org

     

    Wednesday, October 21, 2015 from 5:30 till 11:00am

    Playlist

    Nebran Forest After Rain - by Azerbaijani Artist Darvin Valibeyov at: AZgallery.org

       

     

    Marvin and PoPo

    Wednesday, October 14, 2015 from 5:00 till 11:00am

    Annual Fund Drive Edition

    Playlist

    Please note that the Fund Drive edition will be not archived

     

     

    Wednesday, October 07, 2015 from 5:30 till 11:00am

    Playlist

    October from Très Riches Heures du Duc de Berry

           

     

          Wednesday, September 30, 2015 from 5:30 till 11:00am

    Playlist

    Animals In The Pasture On Amsterdam - by Artist Denise Saldutti

     

    Thursday, September 24, 2015 from 5:30 till 11:00am

    Playlist

     Autum Landscape - by Azerbaijani Artist Yelena Hagverdiyeva at: AZgallery.org

     

      Wednesday, September 16, 2015 from 5:30 till 11:00am

    Playlist

    by Azerbaijani Artist:  Eldar Babazader at:  AZgallery.org

     

    Monday, September 14, 2012  from 5:30 till 11:00am

    Classical Discoveries will present music of Jewish inspiration in observance of the Jewish High Holy Days in a program titled:

    SHEPHERD OF ISRAEL

    Playlist

    Music of Jewish Inspiration - Other Playlists

     

    CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES and CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES GOES AVANT-GARDE - Part 15 - the last program of summer long series

    Wednesday, September 09, 2015  from 5:00 till 11:00am and from 11:00am till 02:00pm
    Both September 09 programs will be totally devoted to music by Slovak composers and titled VIVA SLOVAKIA

    Playlist part 1, Playlist part 2

         Slovak folk hero Juraj Jánošík (1688-1713) by Władysław Skoczylas

     

    Monday, September 07, 2015 from 5:30 till 11:00am

    TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC - Part 15

    Lesser known music before 1750

    SILENT VOICES OF WOMEN COMPOSERS

    This is the last program of the summer special. It will be totally devoted to music written by women composers.

    Playlist

     

    Sunday, September 06, 2015 from 1:00 - 3.00pm

    Special edition devoted to early music from Greece for WPRB program Musical Odyssey

    TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC - GREEK EDITION

    Lesser known music before 1750

    Playlist

     

    Wednesday, September 02, 2015 from 5:30 till 11:00am

    Classical Discoveries presents:

    AMERICAN MUSIC FOR LABOR DAY

    Classical Discoveries will celebrate Labor Day with a program of music by American composers.

    Playlist
       Labor Day New York 1882 Wednesday, September 02, 2015 from 11:00am till 02:00pm

    CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES GOES AVANT-GARDE - Part 14 - AMERICAN EDITION FOR LABOR DAY

    Lesser known more adventurous contemporary and/or electronic music as well as extremely avant-garde music.

    Playlist

     

    Monday, August 31, 2015 from 5:30 till 11:00am

    TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC - Part 14

    Lesser known music before 1750

    This is the second to last program of the summer special.

    Playlist

     

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