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listen: Classical Discoveries Promo listen: MARVIN ROSEN FROM WPRB 03/30/2010 - Discover Jersey Arts

 

August 22, 2014 - Good Times - Friday Edition of the "The Times of Trenton"
Host Marvin Rosen airs overlooked musical gems on WPRB radio
By Ross Amico

 

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I want to thank all of you for your wonderful support during the special fund drive edition of Classical Discoveries.

It was an incredible experience to see the overwhelming financial support for my program and for WPRB, the station that allows my kind of program to flourish on the air.
Thank you and thank you WPRB for allowing me to fulfill my dream as to what exciting classical programming should be without the interference of controlling supervisors who think they know it all.

You still can support WPRB if you have not done so at:

103.3 WPRB Princeton, the 14,000 watt non-profit, community supported radio station located on Princeton University's campus.
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Through the years I have received many wonderful comments from listeners and you can see some of them on a special page. One of my favorite recent comments is:

Marvin, you do not play what people like, you make people like what you play.

 

WEDNESDAY ON CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES
    by Azerbaijani Artist Afat Akhundzade at: AZgallery.org

Next Wednesday, October 29, 2014 from 5:30 till 11:00am

Program will be announced

 

 

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WEDNESDAY ON CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES 


Landscape - Courtesy: Polish Artist: Iwona Altmajer - search at:  http://www.myspace.com/iwona_altmajer

This Wednesday, October 22, 2014 from 5:30 till 9:30am

Classical Discoveries will present:
Sinfonia Concertante for Violin and String Orchestra, Op. 1010 by American composer, Carson Cooman (1982- )
Trio for Piano, Violin and Cello, No. 3 "For the Gustav Mahler Jubilee 2010 and 2011" (2009) by Austrian composer, Johanna Doderer (1969- )
Death and Transfiguration (Symphony No. 3) (2008) by American composer, Jeffrey Jacob (1948- )

Mass for a Sacred Place (2003) by American composer, Stephen Paulus (1949-2014) - Played in memory of the composer who passed away on Sunday, October 19

Symphony No. 8 by Estonian composer, Jaan Rääts (1932- )
plus music by Caleb Burhans, Giovanni Mossi and others

from 9:30 till 11:00am
Classical Discoveries will host Polish composer and organist Dariusz Przybylski (1984- )

Featured will be "Miserere" (2008), "Óneiros, Violin Concerto, Op. 47" (2009) and more
listen to to this program till 11-09-2014  
Playlist: 10/22/2014

 

WEDNESDAY ON CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES
                ANDRZEJ PANUFNIK Wednesday, October 15, 2014 from 5:30 till 11:00am

Classical Discoveries will present a special program titled:

HAPPY 100th BIRTHDAY ANDRZEJ PANUFNIK

To observe the 100th Birthday Anniversary of this great Polish Composer, Classical Discoveries will devote this entire program to his music.

Here are some of works you will hear during this special program celebrating Panufnik's Centennial:
Cello Concerto
Pentasonata for piano
Sinfoniia Elegiaca
Sinfonia Mistica
Sinfonia Rustica
Sinfonia Sacra
String Quartet No. 3, "Wycinanki"
Violin concerto

and much more
listen to to this program till 11-02-2014  
Playlist: 10/15/2014

 

THIS WEDNESDAY ON CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES
This Wednesday, October 08, 2014 from 5:00 till 11:00am

THE ANNUAL FUND DRIVE AT WPRB

Featured will be:

The Prayer (2013) by the Ukranian/Estonian composer, Galina Grigorjeva (1962- )
Janabar by American composer, Alan Hovhaness (1911-2000)
Fantasia Furiosa (2014) by American composer, Robert Moran (World Premiere Broadcast)
Homa by Japanese composer, Somei Satoh (1947- )
Included will be some listener requests and selections from a number of the special CD premiums.

Playlist: 10/08/2014

 

WEDNESDAY ON CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES
Wednesday, October 01, 2014 from 5:30 till 11:00am

you will hear:

Acht Jahreszeiten (Eight Seasons), Concerto for Theremin and Chamber Orchestra (2011) by Finnish composer, Kalevi Aho (1949- )
Symphony no. 5 by American composer, Henry Cowell (1897-1965)
Cello Concerto, Crossroads, "Fantasy in a Heavy Style" (2009) by Finnish composer, Ville Matvejeff (1986- )
Trumpet Concerto (2005) by American composer, Walter Ross (1936- )
Concerto for Piano & Small Orchestra (2008) by American composer, Andrew Rudin (1939- )
String Quartet no. 12 (with didjeridu) "From Ubirr" by Australian composer, Peter Sculthorpe (1929-2014)
plus  music by Beth Anderson, Sung Jin Hong, Debra Kaye, Takashi Yoshimatsu and others

Included will be selections of a few premiums which will be available only if you donate to WPRB during the special fund drive edition of "Classical Discoveries"

listen to to this program till 10-19-2014  
Playlist: 10/01/2014
      Landscape - by Azerbaijani Artisty Elena Hagverdiyeva at: AZgallery.org

 

WEDNESDAY ON CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES
   Wednesday, September 24, 2014  from 5:30 till 11:00am

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

SHEPHERD OF ISRAEL

You will hear:
The Klezmer Concerto (2006) by the Israeli/American composer, Ofer Ben-Amots (1955- )
Lament for the Victims of the Warsaw Ghetto by the Polish/Israeli composer, Artur Gelbrun (1913-1985)
Truath Melch (King's Fanfare): Rhapsody on Jewish Themes by the Hungarian/Israeli composer, Andre Hajdu (1932- )
Hebraic Melodies by Polish composer, Romuald Twardowski (1930- )
Tekiah by American composer, David Stock (1939- )
Ahavah by American composer, Meira Warshauer (1949- )
plus music by Sylvie Bodorova, Oscar Roberto Casares, Srul Irving Glick, Arnold Rosner and others

listen to to this program till 10-12-2014  
Playlist: 09/24/2014

 

WEDNESDAY ON CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 from 5:30 till 11:00am

You will hear:
Immer (Violin Concerto No. 1) by Scottish composer, Craig Armstrong (1959- )
Shaman (2001) by Faroese composer, Kristian Blak (1947- )
"Diptych" (2011) by the Ukranian/Estonian composer Galina Grigorjeva (1962- )
Night Soundings for Orchestra by American composer, Barbara Harbach (1946- )
Game of the Antichrist (2012) by American composer, Robert Moran (1937- ) World Premiere Broadcast
"Missa Fors Seulement" by Franco-Flemish composer, Matthaeus Pipelare (ca. 1450-ca.1515
plus music by: Lyell Creswell, Étienne Moulinié, Horacio Salinas and others

listen to to this program till 10-05-2014  
Playlist: 09/17/2014
   Violin With Pomagranate by Azerbaijani Artist
   Aydin Rezaguliyev at: AZgallery.org

 

WEDNESDAY ON CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES
    by Azerbaijani Artist Babazade Eldar at: AZgallery.org

This Wednesday, September 10, 2014 from 5:30 till 11:00am

You will year:
Legends for Harmonica and Strings (2003) by Norwegian composer, Sigmund Groven (1946- )
God's Sketches for String Quartet, Soprano, and Mallets (2011) by Spanish composer, Jorge Grundman (1961- )
Concerto for Orchestra, Turkish instruments and voices (2002, rev. 2005) by the Turkish/American composer, Kamran Ince (1960- )
Violin Concerto for Oneness (2013) by American composer, Deon Nielsen Price (1934- )
Rhapsody, Elegy, and Finale for Violin and Piano (2009) by American composer, Scott Pender (1959- )
Sinfonietta by Australian composer, Malcolm Williamson (1931-2003)
plus music by Sadie Harrison, Giovanni Legrenzi, Franco Margola, Howard Skempton, William Susman and others

listen to to this program till 09-28-2014  
Playlist: 09/10/2014

 

SATURDAY ON SUMMER EDITION OF CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES - TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC
This Saturday, September 06, 2014 from 5:30 till 9:00am

TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC - Part 14
and the last of this Summer's Special Programs

Lesser know music before 1750

The main features this week will be:
Te Deum by Portuguese composer, Antonio Teixeira (1707-c. 1759)
as well:
Mass, "Pater Creator Omnium" by Scottish composer, Robert Carver(1484/5-after 1568)
Missa super mon coeur se recomande by  Flemish composer, Philipp de Monte (1521-1603)
plus music by Rosa Giacinta Badalla, Bianca Maria Meda, Carlo Tessarini and others

listen to to this program till 09-21-2014   
Playlist: 09/06/2014

 

WEDNESDAY ON CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES
     

Wednesday, September 3, 2014 from 5:30 till 11:00am

You will hear:
Quintet for Glass and Strings by American composer, Garry Eister (1952- )
Symphony No. 46, "To the Green Mountains" by American composer, Alan Hovhaness (1911-2000)
Symphony No. 2, "Festinemus amare homines" by Polish composer, Paweł Łukaszewski (1968- )
Symphony for Strings, Op. 26 by Norwegian composer, Knut Nystedt (1915- ) who will be celebrating his 99th birthday on September 3
"Leonides", Concerto for flute and string orchestra by Estonian composer, Urmas Sisask (1960- )
Piano Concerto No. 2, "Sky Falling" by Dutch composer, Jacob Ter Veldhuis (Jacob TV) (1951- )
plus music by Carol Barnett, Joan Cererols, Ewa Fabiańska-Jelińska, Paul Mealor and others

listen to to this program till 09-21-2014  
Playlist: 09/03/2014

 

WEDNESDAY ON SUMMER EDITION OF CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES GOES AVANT-GARDE

Wednesday, September 3, 2014 from 11:00am till 1:00pm

CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES GOES AVANT-GARDE - Part 9
and the last of this Summer's Special Programs will be devoted to FRANK ZAPPA and is titled:

ZAPPA-MANIA RETURNS

See prior Classical Discoveries Zappa-Mania

Included will be:
Lumpy Gravy
The Adventures of Greggery Peccary,
The Perfect Stranger
and other works

listen to this program till 09-21-2014   
Playlist: 09/03/2014

 

SATURDAY ON SUMMER EDITION OF CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES - TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC

Saturday, August 30, 2014 from 5:30 till 9:00am

TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC - Part 13

Lesser know music before 1750

You will hear:
Missa, "Illuminare Hierusalem" by Italian composer, Giovanni Contino (ca. 1513-1574)
Suite du Ballet de Stockholm by French composer, Guillaume Dumanoir (1615-1697)
Missa "Ascendis post filium" by Franco-Flemish composer, Antonius Galli (?-1565)
Missa Superba by German composer, Johann Kaspar Kerll (1627-1693)
plus music by: Samuel Scheidt, Alessandro Scarlatti, Barbara Strozzni and others

listen to to this program till 09-21-2014   
Playlist: 08/30/2014

 

WEDNESDAY ON CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 from 5:30 till 11:00am

You will hear
Spirit of America by American composer, Vivian Adelberg Rudow (1936- )
Reflections on the Mississippi (2013) for Tuba and Orchestra by American composer, Michael Daugherty (1954- )
Clarinet Concerto, Op. 78, "Autumn Pictures" (2009-2010) by the Franco/Lebanese composer, Bechara El-Khoury (1957- )
Viola Concerto (2010) by Dutch composer, Jeppe Moulijn (1972- )
City of Shadows (2006) by American composer, Scott Wheeler (1952- )
plus music by Howard Hersh, Scott Munson, Alex Shapiro, Peter Zagar and others

listen to to this program till 09-21-2014  
Playlist: 08/27/2014

       Peaches in the far field - Courtesy: Artist Denise Saldutti at: http://denisesaldutti.com/

 

Child in the Garden - Contemporary Music for Piano 4 Hands - Piano Duo Venti Dita - CD
From 2010 Marvin Rosen has been a member of Piano Duo Venti Dita together with pianist and composer Jennifer Castellano. In April of 2013, they released their first recording titled "Child in the Garden" - Contemporary Music for Piano 4 Hands. The recording includes music by American composers as well as works from Estonia, Italy and Latvia.

CD is available now at: CD Baby

 

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