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Special edition of Classical Discoveries

Monday, February 18, 2019 from 9:00 till 11:00

Program will be devoted to works of black composers in observance of Black History Month 

Here is a list of some of the works which will be presented during this week's program:
Carnival for woodwind quintet by American composer, Reynard Burns (1946- )
Sunjata's Time by Malian composer, Fodé Lassana Diabaté (1971- ) (Part of Kronos Quartet - 50 for the Future Project)
Essay for Band by American composer, Roger Dickerson (1934- )
Scherzo for piano by American composer, Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson (1932-2004)
Mookestueck for solo electric five-string viola by American composer, Alvin Singleton (1940- )
plus music by:
Emahoy Tsegué-Maryam Guèbrou,
Daniel Bernard Roumain,
George Walker,
James Kimo Williams

and others

Check other programs devoted to music by black composers

Playlist and MP3 File *(available after the broadcast till March 07, 2019)

Art: Man with his Cat by Iwona Altmayer

 

 

At around 9:00am John Burkhalter will visit to discuss the upcoming free concert by LES AGRÉMENTS DE MUSIQUE on Friday March 1, 2019 at 7:30 pm in Taplin Auditorium on the Campus of Princeton University. The program will include music by Jean-Baptiste Lully, Marc Antonine Charpentier and André Campra

 

Playlist and MP3 File *(available after the broadcast till March 07, 2019)

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 from 5:00 till 11:00

Here is a list of some of the works which will be presented during this week's program:
Dette blanke No (This Our Virgin Now) (Concerto for Harp and Angels) (2004) by Norwegian composer, Magnar Åm (1952- )
Imagined/Remembered by American composer, Bruce Babcock
Shades of Violet (2017) by American composer, Jenni Brandon (1977- )
Consolamentum (2016) by the Uruguayan/American composer, Sergio Cervetti (1940- )
Stainless Staining (2007) by Irish composer, Donnacha Dennehy (1970- )
Teen Murti for string orchestra (2013) by Indian/American composer, Reena Esmail (1983- )
Lovers Besieged, orchestral suite (2009) by Chinese composer, Ge Gan-Ru (1954- )
Children's Field for children's chorus and orchestra by Japanese composer, Michio Mamaya (1929- )
Violin Concerto No. 1, Op. 10 (2006) by South Korean composer, Jeajoon Ryu (1970- )
Capriccio in Blue "George Gershwin in Memoriam" for violin and orchestra by Polish composer, Romuald Twardowski (1930- )
In Passages for violin soloist & string orchestra (2015) by American composer, Rain Worthington (1959- )
plus music by
Ayala Asherov-Kalus,
Thomas-Louis Bourgeois,
Kyle Gann,
Vijay Iyer,
Anna Thorvaldsdottir

and others

 

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 from 5:00 till 11:00

RETURN TO LITHUANIA

Program will be devoted to works by Lithuanian Composers

Here is a list of some of the works which will be presented during this week's program: Program will be

Details of program will be announced

 

Check other programs devoted to music by Composers of Baltic/North European Composers

Playlist and MP3 File *(available after the broadcast till March 14, 2019)

Art: Funeral Symphony (1903) by Mikalojus Konstantinas Čiurlionis (1875-1911)

 

Wednesday, March 06, 2019 from 5:00 till 11:00am

VINYL WEEK

Here is a list of some of the works which will be presented during this week's program:

Program will be announced

 

Playlist and MP3 File *(available after the broadcast till March 21, 2019)

 

Painting from Hasht - Behesht palace, Isfahan, Iran, ca. 1669
CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES  16TH ANNUAL "IN PRAISE OF WOMAN" - 2019

Wednesdays, March 13, March 20, March 27, and April 03, 2019 - 05:00 - 11:00am

Every March from 2004, in observance of Women’s History Month, Classical Discoveries pays tribute to music by women composers from all over the world and through the centuries. Every regularly scheduled Wednesday program in March is exclusively devoted to their music. Because of a special WPRB event on March 06, the first program will air on March 13. The final program of this annual series will air on April 3.

The second show of the series will air Wednesday, March 20, 2019 and will be devoted to American Women composers.

To find past playlists for this annual series and other programs devoted to music by women composers go to:
IN PRAISE OF WOMAN page or Prior years Playlists: 2003 - 2009 and 2010 - current

Playlist and MP3 Files *(available after the broadcast until April 18, 2019)
MP3 - 03-13-2019
MP3 - 03-20-2019 - American Women Composers
MP3 - 03-27-2019
MP3 - 04-03-2019

Please check the weekly posting for highlights and upcoming features on this website as well as on the Classical Discoveries Group Page on FaceBook and if you follow me on Twitter @MarvinRosen you will be able to see some works that are on the air in real time
Coming Facebook Event: 16th "In Praise Of Woman" - Month Long Series on WPRB

To continue this celebration, Weekly Art Gallery will feature only women artists.
#womenshistorymonth   #InPraiseOfWoman2019   #WomenComposers   #WomenInEarlyMusic   #EMM2019

 

RECENTLY AIRED PROGRAMS


Wednesday, February 13, 2019 from 5:00 till 11:00

Tim Brady (1956- ), Henry Cowell (1897-1965), Amos Gillespie, Žibuoklė Martinaitytė (1973- ), Alyssa Morris (1984- ), Kelly-Marie Murphy (1964- ), Robert Moran (1937- ), Tolib Shakhidi (1946- ), Ylva Skog (1963- ), Garth Baxter, Philippe Chamouard, Aftab Darvishi, Emily Doolittle, Douwe Eisenga and others

Art: Musicians by Mina Smith-Segal

Playlist and MP3 File *(available after the broadcast till February 28, 2019)

 

Wednesday, February 06, 2019 from 5:00 till 11:00

Paul Carr (1961- ), Sławomir Czarnecki (1949- ), Gordon Shi-Wen Chin (1957- ), Galina Gorelova (1951- ), Justė Janulytė (1982- ), Stephen Paulus (1949-2014), Steve Rouse (1953- ), Andrejs Selickis (1960- ), Wu Man (1963- ), Marian Borkowski, Paweł Mykietyn, Jaan Rääts,
Eve de Castro Robinson, Justina Šikšnelytė
, and others

Photo: Beata Rzeszodko-Rosen - Winter Cardinal

Playlist and MP3 File *(available after the broadcast till February 21, 2019)

 

Additional Edition of Classical Discoveries: Thursday, January 31, 2019 from 9:00 till 11:00

Johanna Doderer (1969- ), Galina Grigorjeva (1962- ), Alan Hovhaness (1911-2000), D.J. Sparr (1975- ), Joanne Metcalf, Karen Tanaka
and others
Winter in Hovianka - by Azerbaijani Artist: Rais Rasulzade at: AZgallery.org

Playlist and MP3 File *(available after the broadcast till February 16, 2019

 

VIVA 21ST CENTURY - 24-HOUR PLUS - 50/50 - INTERNATIONAL EDITION - 26-HOUR LIVE WPRB RADIO BROADCAST

Saturday, December 29 Sunday 30, 2018 at 13:00 - December 30, 2018 at 15:00 - 26 hour
Wednesday, January 02, 2019, 5:00 till 11:00am
Wednesday, January 09, 2019, 5:00 till 11:00am
Wednesday, January 16, 2019, 5:00 till 11:00am
Wednesday, January 23, 2019, 5:00 till 11:00am
Wednesday, January 30, 2019, 5:00 till 11:00am
Complete list of composers and works aired during the entire 56 hour event "Viva 21st Century"

Marathon
Highlights:  Monty Adkins, Zack Browning, Frangiz Ali-Zade, Sylvie Bodorová, Tim Brady, Paul Carr, Gloria Coates, Alejandro D. Consolation, Dorothee Eberhardt-Lutz, Ross Edwards (Helen Edwards), Kenneth Fuchs, Barbara Harbach, Philippe Hersant, Shinuh Lee, Martin Lohse, Marc Mellits, Alyssa Morris, Vito Palumbo, Roxanna Panufnik, Kevin Puts, Weronika Ratusinska-Zamuszko, Anna Segal, Arlene Sierra, Tine Surel Lange, Sławomir Zamuszko, and others

Wednesday, January 02, 2019, 5:00 till 11:00am
Highlights:
Lauren Bernofsky, Stefania de Kenessey, Krzysztof Herdzin, David Hackbridge Johnson, Kira Maidenberg-Todorova, Žibuoklė Martinaitytė, Asha Srinivasan, William Susman, Peteris Vasks, Frances White, Anna Clyne, Julian Brijaldo, Paweł Łukaszewski, Ashley John Long, Shirley Mier, Lenka Novosedikova, Kate Whitley, and others
Wednesday, January 09, 2019, 5:00 till 11:00am
Highlights:Jenny Brandon, Jane Antonia Cornish, Molly Kien, Douglas Knehans, Cristina Spinei, James Stephenson, Calliope Tsoupaki, Dmitri Tymoczko, Reza Vali, Jan Van der Roost, Hildur Ingveldardóttir Guðnadóttir, Zhou Long, Johannes Meyerhoffer, Hyo-shin Na, Ylva Skog and others
Wednesday, January 16, 2019, 5:00 till 11:00am
Highlights:Johanna Doderer, Thierry Escaich, Anna Ignatowicz–Glińska, David Ludwig, Ville Matvejeff, David Matthews, Lauri Porra, Gabriel Prokofiev, Errollyn Wallen, Claire Cowan, Howard Hersh, Justė Janulytė, Jane Leslie, Anne Vanschothorst, Aleksandra Vrebelov, Sima Wolf, Ileana Perez Velázquez, Lotta Wennäkoski and others
Wednesday, January 23, 2019, 5:00 till 11:00am
Highlights:Alex Chilvers, George Crumb, Rob Deemer, Steve Elcock, Jennifer Higdon, Cecilia McDowall, Victoria Poleva, Andrew Rudin, Dr. L. Subramaniam, Judith Lang Zaimont, Sergio Cervetti, Andrea Clearfield, Moritz Eggert, Anthony Fiumara, Mara Gibson, Edie Hill, Martha Mooke, Alyssa Reit and others
Wednesday, January 30, 2019, 5:00 till 11:00am
Highlights:Margaret Griebling-Haigh, Nancy Galbraith, Paul Giger, Frank Horvat, Hanna Kulenty, Cindy McTee, John Metcalf, Ann Millikan, Jordan Pal, Alexander Raskatov, Alex Shapiro, Sadie Harrison, Lei Liang, Scott McAllister, Rosita Piritore, Pamela Sklar, Yoichi Togawa and others

Playlists

 

Monday, January 28, 2019 from 5:00 till 11:00
one time special edition of

TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC

Samuel Capricornus (1628-1665), Giacomo Carissimi (1605-1674), Elisabeth Jacquet de la Guerre (1665-1729), Johann Georg Orschler (1698-1767/70), Johannes Prioris (1460?-1512?), Francesco Provenzale (ca. 1624-1704), Jean Richafort (ca. 1480-c.1547), Benedetto Vinacesi (ca. 1670-1719), Christoph Bernhard, Antoione Busnois, Johann Hugo von Willderer and much more

Art: Female Musician from Paris Bibl. Mazarine-ms3892-f.-007r_f.010v. Adrien de Saint Gelais Les trois buccines-France 15th-16th-c.jpg

Playlist

 

Additional Edition of Classical Discoveries:
Thursday, January 24, 2019 from 9:00 till 11:00

John Psathas/Omar Carmenates, Arnold Rosner (1945-2013), Igor Shcherbakov (1955- ), Elaine Agnew, Tamar Diesendruck and others

Playlist

 

Monday, December 31, 2018 from 5:00 till 11:00am

SHALL WE DANCE

Daniel Dorff (1956- ), Don Gillis (1912-1978), Gisle Kverndokk (1967- ), Cindy McTee (1953- ), Max Richter (1966- ), Andrew Staniland (1977- ), Augusta Read Thomas (1964- ), David Ward-Steinman (1936-2015), Toby Young (1990- )

Playlist

 

Wednesday, December 26, 2018 - from 5:00 till 11:00am

Classical Discoveries will present a special program devoted to music by black composers in observance of Kwanzaa: THE NEGRO SPEAKS OF RIVERS

Don Byron (1958- ), Valerie Coleman (1970- ), Julius Eastman (1940-1990), Ulysses Kay (1917-1995), Tania León (1943- ), Roberto Sierra (1953- ), Alvin Singleton (1940- ), , Foday Musa Suso (1950- ), William Grant Still (1895-1978), George Walker (1922-2018), r, Errolyn Wallen (1958- ), Julius P. Williams (1954- ), and more

Check other programs devoted to music by black composers
Playlist

 

THE CHRISTMAS TRILOGY  - 2018

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Wednesday, December 12, 2018 from 5:00 till 11:00

CHRISTMAS IN AMERICA
Jean Belmont (1939- ), Gloria Coates (1938- ), Francis Judd Cooke (1910-1995), Alvin Curran (1938- ), Pamela Decker, Frank Ferko (1950- ), David Garner (1954- ), Adolphus Hailstork (1941- )
Alan Hovhaness (1911-2000), Bryan Johanson (1951- ), David Kraehenbuehl (1923-1997), Stephen Paulus (1949-2014), Stephen Shewan (1962- ), and much more
Playlist

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Monday, December 17, 2018 from 5:00 till 11:00am

A MEDIEVAL, RENAISSANCE AND BAROQUE CHRISTMAS - Part 1
Anonymousr, Francesco Foggia (1604-1688), Georg Gebel the younger (1709-1753), Andreas Hakenberger (1573/74-1627), Isabella Leonarda (1620-1704), Jean Mouton (c. 1459-1522), Antonio Nola (1642-?), Jan Dismas Zelenka (1679-1745), Bianca Maria Meda, Tarquinio Merula, Gaetano Maria Schiassi, Mikołaj Zieleński and others
Art: Nativity from Bedford Hours - Paris c.1410

Playlist

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Wednesday, December 19, 2018 -  from 5:00 till 11:00am

CHRISTMAS AROUND THE WORLD - Part 1
Judith Bingham (1952- ), Cristofaro Caresana (ca. 1640-1709), Ferenc Farkas (1905-2000), Vladimir Godar (1956- ), Georgiy Izvekov (1874-1937), Anita Kuprisa (1958- ), Paweł Łukaszewski (1968- ), Sister Marie Keyrouz (1963- ), Ramona Luengen (1960- ), Otmar Mácha (1922-2006), François Pantillon (1928- ), Andrzej Panufnik (1914-1991), Poul Ruders (1949- ), Urmas Sisask (1960- ), Pärt Uusberg (1986- ) and much more

Art: Nativity from Henry VIII - Book of Hours

Playlist

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Friday, December 21, 2018 -  from 5:00 till 9:00am

CHRISTMAS AROUND THE WORLD - Part 2
Andrew Ford (1957- ), Jaroslav Krček (1939- ), Paul Mealor (1975- ), Ilona Ruppaine (1966- ), Einojuhani Rautavaara (1928-2016), Romuald Twardowski (1930- ), Timothy Baxter, , Johann Melchior Gletle, Christoph Graupner, Vytautas Miškinis, and others

Playlist

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Monday, December 24, 2018 from 5:00 till 11:00am

A MEDIEVAL, RENAISSANCE AND BAROQUE CHRISTMAS - Part 2
Joan Baptista Comes (1582?-1643), Johann Mattheson (1681-1764), Pomponio Nenna (1556-1608), Johann Rosenmüller (c. 1619-1684), Adam Václav Michna (c. 1600-1676), John Sheppard (c. 1515-1558) Alessandro Stradella (1639-1682) Pietro Verdina (c. 1600-1643), Robert Wylkynson (c. 1450-1515), and more
Art: Adoration of the Child (c.1500, Tyrol, Italy) from Fitzwilliam Museum-Cambridge

Playlist

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Wednesday, December 05, 2017 from 5:00:00 till 11:00 DURME, DURME

Clarice Assad (1978- ), Paul Ben-Haim (1897-1984), Abraham Caceres (18th century), Srul Irving Glick (1934-2002), Airat Ichmouratov (1973- ), Mark Kopytman (1929-2011), Betty Olivero (1954- ),, Solomon Rosowsky (1878-1962), Arnold Rosner (1945-2013),, Enjott Schneider (1950- ), Paul Schoenfield (1947- ), Noam Sheriff (1935-2018), Gil Shohat (1973- ), Max Stern (1947- ), Meira Warshauer (1949- ), Dalit Hadass Warshaw (1974- ) and more

Art: King David and Musician playing fiddle, 13th cent. England. Psalter. Lansdowne 420 BL

Playlist

 

 
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