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  CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES - PROGRAM FOR PEOPLE THAT MIGHT NOT LIKE CLASSICAL MUSIC

A MEDIEVAL, RENAISSANCE, AND BAROQUE CHRISTMAS

MP3 Files

If you enjoy The Early Music Classical Discoveries Specials, you might like the special Early Christmas MP3 files posted below from the last 7 years (over 50 hours of lesser known early music for the holiday season).

Playlists and MP3 File*
*Files will be available until January 03, 2017


Call for new works composed during the last 10 years for annual new music marathon

24 HOUR PLUS CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES MARATHON - VIVA 21ST CENTURY

Tuesday, December 27, 2016 at 1:00pm until December 28, 2016 at 2:00pm

http://www.classicaldiscoveries.org/special_playlists_viva_21st_century_marathon.html
WPRB, 103.3 FM Princeton, NJ or at www.wprb.com - www.classicaldiscoveries.org

The annual Viva 21st Century is a live radio program curated and hosted by Marvin Rosen, host of Classical Discoveries which airs on WPRB and presents music composed in the 21st century.

Viva 21st Century began in 2003 as a regular program that in 2007 became a 24-25 hour marathon.

CD SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Please read the information below carefully.
Before submitting any CD's for broadcast consideration, please check the requirements below and contact Marvin Rosen with information about the CD (to avoid duplicates) and for his mailing address at: requestformarvin@gmail.com

  Each work submitted for this marathon should be no longer than 15 minutes.

If you are sending a private/non-commercial recording:
  Non-commercial recordings are accepted as long they have good quality sound and are on CD (no MP3 and DVD's);
  You must have the name of the composer, title, and timing marked on the CD
  All information including performers, short composer bio, brief notes about work, website and e-mail address should fit in the CD tray.
  CD should be placed in a plastic CD case to prevent scratching. (CD with scratches will be discarded)
  If you are not the owner of the recording a broadcast release form should be attached. Can be hand written and have following information: Composer, name of work(s), performer(s), printed name of person(s) that is signing release form, signature(s), date and specify that this is for broadcast on Classical Discoveries.
  Do not send any additional materials like posters, booklet, promotional materials etc. and any additional information that one can obtain from a website, besides listed requirements for CD tray card.

  No consideration will be given to any type of electronic media.*

Priority will be given to recently composed works.
Submitting a recording does not guarantee broadcast. If your private recording will be chosen for broadcast you will be notified by e-mail
Each composer can send more than one work for this event however only one will possibly be aired. Any other works mailed to me (including those longer than 15 minutes) may be considered for broadcast on one of the Classical Discoveries weekly shows.
Unused CD's will not be returned to sender, except if a prepaid envelope is attached.

All submitted CD’s must be received by Saturday, December 3rd

Thank you all for your support.
This marathon is going to be a major event!

Marvin

* In prior years a few composers complained regarding the non-acceptance of electronic media (downloads).
Marvin Rosen has a full time job, presents Classical Discoveries as a volunteer and uses his vacation time to present the marathon and does not have time to get involved with digital media. I hope that you will understand.

#Viva21st2016

 

WEDNESDAY ON CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES
Wednesday December 07, 2016 from 5:30 till 11:00

Here is a list of some of the works which will be presented:
The Fifth Century for Choir and Saxophone Quartet by English composer, Gavin Bryars (1943- )
Symphony No. 3, for the Victims of Communism by Estonian composer, Mihkel Kerem (1981- )
Four Japanese Folk songs (Suite No. 2) by Japanese composer, Hajime Komatsu
Earth's Eyes - Augen der Erde by German composer, Enjott Schneider (1950- )
Toccata Festiva for Castanets by English/South African composer, Allan Stephenson (1949- )
Partita III for amplified harpsichord and orchestra by Polish composer, Paweł Szymański (1954- )
plus music by
Attilio Ariosti,
Mason Bates,
Sebastián Errázuriz,
Ferenc Farkas, Ola Gjeilo,
Dariusz Przybylski,
Hilary Tann,

and others

Playlist and MP3 File *(available after the broadcast till December 21, 2016)

Nebran Forest First Snow - by Azerbaijani Artis Darvin Valibeyov at: AZgallery.org


THE CHRISTMAS TRILOGY  - 2016


SUNDAY ON SPECIAL EDITION OF CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES  - CHRISTMAS IN AMERICA

Sunday, December 11, 2016 from 5:30 till 10:00am

Classical Discoveries will present the 1st program of its Christmas Trilogy and the 11th Annual program devoted to music for the holiday season by American composers

CHRISTMAS IN AMERICA

Playlist and MP3 File
*(available after the broadcast till December 26, 2016)



CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES  - CHRISTMAS AROUND THE WORLD
   Madonna - Courtesy: Azerbaijani Artist: Ulaj Hagverdiyev at:
   AZgallery.org
Wednesday, December 14, 2016 -  from 5:30 till 11:00am

Classical Discoveries will present its 20th Annual and the 2nd of its 2016 Christmas Trilogy:

CHRISTMAS AROUND THE WORLD

 

Playlist and MP3 File
*(available after the broadcast till December 28, 2016)


CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES - A MEDIEVAL, RENAISSANCE AND BAROQUE CHRISTMAS
Sunday, December 18, 2016 from 5:30 till 10:00am

Classical Discoveries will present the 20th Annual and the 3rd program part 1 of its annual Christmas Trilogy

A MEDIEVAL, RENAISSANCE AND BAROQUE CHRISTMAS - Part 1

Lesser known music before 1750
and others

Playlist and MP3 File
*(available after the broadcast till January 03, 2017)

 

 


CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES - A MEDIEVAL, RENAISSANCE AND BAROQUE CHRISTMAS

Wednesday, December 21, 2016 from 5:30 till 11:00am

Classical Discoveries will present the 18th Annual and the 3rd program part 2of its annual Christmas Trilogy

A MEDIEVAL, RENAISSANCE AND BAROQUE CHRISTMAS - Part 2

 

Playlist and MP3 File
*(available after the broadcast till January 03, 2017)

 

VIVA 21ST CENTURY PLUS - "INTERNATIONAL EDITION" - 25-HOUR LIVE WPRB RADIO BROADCAST

VIVA 21ST CENTURY PLUS - "INTERNATIONAL EDITION" - 25-HOUR LIVE WPRB RADIO BROADCAST

Tuesday, December 27th at 1:00pm (EST time) until 2:00pm Wednesday, December 28th, 2016

Please join Marvin for the 12th Marathon and the 11th devoted to 21st century music.

For the fourth year in a row, the radio extravaganza “24 HOUR PLUS - VIVA 21ST CENTURY” will run for 25 hours.

It will begin on Tuesday, December 27th at 1:00pm (EST time) and will go nonstop, live, until 2:00pm on Wednesday, December 28th.

Approximately 100 composers will be represented with some highlights announced closer to the Marathon

#Viva21st2016

Playlists and MP3 Files
*(available after the broadcast till January 29, 2017)

If you are on Facebook please join Marathon Event

listen:  Marathon 2015 Radio Promo
 Viva 21at Century:
2003 Non-Marathon Edition
2004 Non-Marathon Edition
2005 Non-Marathon Edition
2006 Non-Marathon Edition
2007 24-hour Marathon - INTERNATIONAL EDITION
2008 24-hour Marathon - INTERNATIONAL EDITION
2009 24-hour Marathon - AMERICAN EDITION - Summer Edition
2009 24-hour Marathon - WOMEN COMPOSERS EDITION
2010 Non-Marathon Edition
2011-2 Non-Marathon - INTERNATIONAL EDITION
2011-1 24-hour Marathon - INTERNATIONAL EDITION
2012 24-hour Marathon - INTERNATIONAL EDITION
2013-1 25-hour Marathon - INTERNATIONAL EDITION
2013-2 Non-Marathon - INTERNATIONAL EDITION
2013-3 Non-Marathon - INTERNATIONAL EDITION
2014 25-hour Marathon - INTERNATIONAL EDITION
2015-1 25-hour Marathon - INTERNATIONAL EDITION
2015-2 Non-Marathon - INTERNATIONAL EDITION - 01/06/2016
2015-3 Non-Marathon - INTERNATIONAL EDITION - 01/13/2016
Other Marathons
09-10/11-2011  - 24-HOUR - WE REMEMBER SEPTEMBER 11 - (all music written after 9/11)
12-26/27-2010  - 24-HOUR - ALAN HOVHANESS - 100TH BIRTHDAY MARATHON
Art Work: Flute - Courtesy: Azerbaijani Artist Namig Mammadov at: AZgallery.org

#Viva21st2016


CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES  - SHALL WE DANCE
     Al Compas de un Tango (To the beat of tango)
     Courtesy: Artist  Lesley Mitchell

Wednesday, January 04, 2017 from 5:30 till 11:00am

Classical Discoveries will present its 20th Annual program:

SHALL WE DANCE - 2016

In the last regular holiday series of programs, we will celebrate the New Year with light and joyful music.

Playlist and MP3 File
*(available after the broadcast till January 18, 2017)

 

RECENTLY AIRED PROGRAMS

 

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

Brenton Broadstock, Eleni Karaindrou, Teisutis Makačinas, Pauline Oliveros, Arne Running, Peter Sculthorpe, Paul John Stanbery, Ross Edwards, Ivan Moody, Ferdinand DiLasso, Žibuoklė Martinaitytė,
Hilary Tann, Mischa Zupko
, and others

Playlist and MP3 File *(available after the broadcast till December 14, 2016)

When Will It Snow - by Artist Denise Ann Saldutti Egielski 

 

Classical Discoveries will present a Two Day Festival and it's 20th Annual program celebrating the Thanksgiving Holiday with music of composers of the American Continent:

MUSIC OF THE AMERICAS

Wednesday, November 23, 2016 from 5:30 till 11:00am
MUSIC OF THE AMERICAS - Part 1

Thursday, November 24, 2016 from 5:30 till 11:00am
MUSIC OF THE AMERICAS - PART 2

Wednesday, November 23, 2016 from 5:30 till 11:00am

MUSIC OF THE AMERICAS - Part 1

Benjamin C.S. Boyle, Jack Gallagher, Amanda Harberg, Alan Hovhaness r, Frank La Rocca, Jerod Impichchaachaaha' Tate, Jenni Brandon, Gustavo Leone, Robert Moran, Marjan Mozetich, Gene Pritsker, Thomas L. Wilson
and many others

Playlist and MP3 File *(available after the broadcast till December 07, 2016) >

Thursday, November 24, 2016 from 5:30 till 11:00am

MUSIC OF THE AMERICAS - PART 2

David Baker, Michael Conway Baker, Daniel Dorff, Howard Hersh, Jeffrey Jacob, Andrew Rudin, James DeMars, Jimmy Lopez, Cristina Spinei, Joyce Hope Suskind, Karen P. Thomas, and many others

Playlist and MP3 File *(available after the broadcast till December 07, 2016)

 

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

Martha Bishop, Giacomo Carissimi (1605-1674), Ross Edwards (1943- ), Ēriks Ešenvalds (1977- ), Vladimir Godar (1956- ), Michael Mauldin (1947- ), Jaan Rääts (1932- ), Bruce Broughton, Graeme Koehne, Justė Janulytė, Jurgita Mieželytė’, Ton Verhiel, Matthew Whiteside, and others

Playlist and MP3 File *(available after the broadcast till November 30, 2016)

Branches Of Iron Trees - by Azerbaijani Artis Darvin Valibeyov at: AZgallery.org

 

Sunday, November 13, 2016 from 7:00am till 10:00am

CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES GOES TO OPERA

presents: JUDGMENT OF MIDAS

by Kamran Ince with libretto by Miriam Seidel

Playlist

Please note that the this edition will be not archived
 

 

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

Marian Borkowski(1934- ), John Duggan (1963- ), Lydia Kakabadse (1955- ), Philip Glass (1937- ) and Robert Moran (1937- ), Ketil Hvosleff (1939- ), James Matheson (1970- ), Andrew Rudin (1939- ), Katy Abbott, Zach Browning, Johann Ernst Eberlin, Stacy Garrop, Maria Granillo, Jóhann Jóhannsson,Beata Moon, Kirk O'Riordan, and others

Playlist

 

Wednesday, November 02, 2016 from 5:30 till 11:00am

- CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES GOES TO WASHINGTON - THE WAR OR THE PEACE

Stephen Danker (1944- ), Michael Daugherty (1954- ), Barbara Harbach (1946- ), Brian Wilbur Grundstrom(1956- ), Malek Jandali (1972- ) , Jerome Kitzke (1955- ), David Lang (1957-), Peter Lieberson (1946-2011), William Thomas McKinley (1938-2015), Joyce Hope Suskind (1928- ), William Susman (1960- ), Sir John Tavener(1944-2013), Claude Vivier(1948-1983)
Julian Yu (1957- ), and more

Playlist
02/10/2016 - Water is Life - For Flint
and
09/14/2016 - TULPE - Native American Indians Tribute

Wednesday October 26, 2016 from 5:30 till 11.00am

- WHO IS MARGA RICHTER?

Ole Buck (1945- ), Kryštof Harant (1564-1621), Emily Howard (1979- ), Gintaras Sodeika (1961- ), Roman Turovsky, Brian Wilshire,
Marga Richter: Aria and Toccata for viola and string orchestra (1956), Blackberry Vines and Winter Fruit for orchestra (1976), Concerto for Piano, Violas, 'Cellos and 'Basses (1955), Out of Shadows and Solitude for large orchestra (1985), Soliloquy for piano (2010), Sonata for piano (1954), and other works
Playlist
Autum by Azerbaijani Artist: Telman Babayev at:  AZgallery.org 

Check Marvin's Blog: Who is Marga Richter?
   

Wednesday, October 19, 2016 from 5:00 till 11:00am

THE ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP DRIVE EDITION OF CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES ON WPRB

CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES - PROGRAM FOR PEOPLE THAT MIGHT NOT LIKE CLASSICAL MUSIC

  List of CD premiums available only to Classical Discoveries listeners
     during its special membership drive program

  More about Membership Drive on Classical Discoveries

Playlist
Please note that the Fund Drive edition will be not archived

Marvin and PoPo

 

Thursday, October 13, 2016 from 5:30 till 11:00am

PEEK-A-BOO - INTO THE FUTURE - PREMIUMS FOR SPECIAL CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES MEMBERSHIP DRIVE PROGRAM

Mason Bates (1977- ), Daniel Dorff (1956- ), Jay Krush (1953- ),
David Lang (1957- ), Pierre de Manchicourt (c. 1510-1564), Andrew Norman (1979- ), John Adams, Clemens non Papa, Craig Hella Johnson, Paul Lansky, Rain Worthington plus samples of the featured CD's:

Playlist

 

Wednesday, October 05, 2012  from 5:30 till 11:00am

SHEPHERD OF ISRAEL

Sylvie Bodorová (1954- ), Gerald Cohen (1960- ), Srul Irving Glick (1934-2002), Betty Olivero (1954- ), Arnold Rosner (1945-2013), Joachim Stutschewsky (1891-1982), William Susman (1960- ), Judith Lang Zaimont (1945- ), Donald Draganski, Mohammed Fairouz, Mieczysław Weinberg, John Zorn and others

Playlist
Rosh Hashanah. New Canaan, 1948 - by Polish/Jewish Artist Arthur Szyk

 

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 from 5:30 till 11:00

Scott Brickman (1963- ), Jean Catoire (1923-2005), Robert Honstein (1980- ), Alan Hovhaness (1911-2000), Paul Lansky (1944- ), Giovanni Felice Sances (1600-1679), Adam Silverman (1973- ), David Stock(1939-2015), Elizabeth Brown, Sergio Cervetti, Galina Grigorjeva, Jeffrey Jacob, Hye-Kyung Lee, Ann Milikan, Somei Satoh, and others

Playlist

Crabapple Hill - by Artist Denise Ann Saldutti Egielski 

 

Wednesday September 21, 2016 from 5:30 till 11:00

Christopher Coleman (1958- ), Peter Dayton (1990- ), Barbara Harbach (1946- ) Kamran Ince (1960- ), Timothy L. Miller (1961- ), Valentin Silvestrov (1937- ), David Rakowski (1958- ), Dana Wilson (1946- ), Osvaldas Balakauskas, Margaret Brandman, Ēriks Ešenvalds, Vladimir Godar, Guy Klucevsek, Ludmila Yurina, and others

Playlist

Nigar's Portrait Courtesy: Azerbaijani Artist: Latafat Mammadova at:   AZgallery.org)

 

Wednesday September 14, 2016 from 5:30 till 11:00

Classical Discoveries is paying a tribute to all Native American Indians in a program titled: TULPE - Water Turtle (in the language of the Lanape Tribe) - Whole program will be devoted to music composed and inspired by American Indians

Alton Howe Clingan (1969-1996), Gloria Coates (1938- ), James DeMars (1952- ),Jerome Kitzke (1955- ), George Quincy (Choctaw Nation), Jerod Impichchaachaha'Tate (1968- )(Chickasaw Nation), David Amram,
Dawn Avery (Mohawk Nation), Marilyn Bliss, Brent Michael Davids (Mohican Nation), Mark Grey, Michael Mauldin, David Yeagley (Comanche Nation)
and others

Playlist

 

Friday, September 09, 2016 from 5:30 till 11:00am

TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC - Lesser known music before 1750

LOOKING INTO EAST - LOOKING INTO WEST

Manuel Chrisaphes the Lampadarios (c.1440-63), Guillaume Du Fay, Yehuda Halevi or ha-Levi (1075-1141), Michelangelo Falvetti (1642-1692),
Johann Joseph Fux (1660-1741),Georg Daniel Speer (1636-1707), Wojciech Bobowski aka Ali Ufki/Claude Goudimel, Ibn al-Arif,
Wu Li
, and others

Playlist

 

Wednesday September 07, 2016 from 5:30 till 11:00

Lawrence Ball (1951- ), Ross Harris (1945- ), Arturs Maskats (1957- ), Frank James Staneck(1958- ), Mikis Theodorakis (1925- ), David Toub (1961- ), Takashi Yoshimatsu (1953- ), Andrzej Dziadek, Kazimierz Serocki, Lepo Sumera and more

Playlist

In the Garden - by American Artist, Dr. Laurie Sucher-Gaster (1942-2009)

 

If you have any problem contacting Marvin through his regular e-mail address you can e-mail him at: mrosen@rider.edu or marvinarosen@gmail.com

I hope that you are enjoying the WEEKLY ART GALERY that accompanies each announcement. If you like the art, you can explore it more by using the provided links or you can contact the webmaster at: BeataRzeszodko.Rosen@gmail.com

Before submitting any CDs for broadcasting consideration please check: Submission Requirement page.

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