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   TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC
   EACH MONDAY 5:00 - 11:00AM

Starting Monday, June 03, 2019 TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC is coming back to WPRB for the summer

Treasures of Early Music is a special program curated and presented by the host of Classical Discoveries, Marvin Rosen, and is devoted exclusively to music before 1750.

Program will focus on larger, unknown and/or lesser known works that are rarely, if ever, presented on other stations.

Each week the MP3 audio files will be available on this website fora limited time.

Check this website or social media few days before each program for upcoming highlights.

If you have never listened to Classical Discoveries early music specials, please check some other programs >>>

 

Art: Geese Book, Nuremberg, Germany, 1503-1510 Monday, June 17, 2019 from 5:00 till 11:00

TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC

Here is a list of some of the works which will be presented during this week's program:
Missa Missa Mort m'a privé by Franco-Flemish composer, Thomas Crecquillon (c. 1505-1557)
Requiem in E-flat Major by German composer, Johann David Heinichen (1683-1729)
Pange Lingua for double choir by Italian composer, Francesco Provenzale (1624-1704)
Comédie-ballet "La princesse de Navarre" (The Princess of Navarre) by French composer, Jean-Philippe Rameau (1683-1764)
Hortus Musicus IV in D minor by German composer, Johann Adam Reinken (1623-1722)
Missa Per signum crucis by Swiss composer, Ludwig Senfl (c. 1486-1543)
plus music by:
Samuel Capricornus,
Johann Friedrich Fasch,
Johann Joseph Fux,
Francesco Landini,
Isabella Leonarda
Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck,

and others

Playlist and MP3 File *(available after the broadcast till July 03, 2019)

 

Wednesday, June 19, 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:
Cross Sections for solo trumpet, solo trombone and brass ensemble(2014) by Australian composer, Katy Abbott (1971- )
Circadia: Three Movements for bassoon and piano (2002) by American composer, Adrienne Albert (1941- )
Piano Quintet (2015) by Polish composer, Krzysztof Baculewski (1950- )
Supernova for orchestra by French composer, Guillaume Connesson (1970- )
Cantemus for triple pipe and choir by English composer, Francis Grier (1955- )
Symphony No. 3, op. 148 by American composer, Alan Hovhaness (1911-2000) - World premiere performance conducted by Leopold Stokowski in 1956
Symphony No. 31, Op. 294 by American composer, Alan Hovhaness - rare LP on the Pandora label
The selections by Alan Hovhaness are being aired in observance of the 19th anniversary of the composers death on June 21, 2000
Two Elegies for strings and harp, Op. 159 by English composer, David Hackbridge Johnson (2005)
Symphony No. 4 "Heichalos" (2017) by American composer, Jonathan Leshnoff ( 1973- )
Mexican Toys (Second Concerto for baroque flute and orchestra)(2009) by Mexican composer, Marcela Rodriguez (1951- )
Entr'acte for string quartet (2011) by American composer, Caroline Shaw (1982- )
Iodio for three pianos (2002) by Lithuanian composer Gintaras Sodeika (1961- )

Art: Two Sisters In The Sun by American Artist, Dr. Laurie Sucher-Gaster (1942-2009)

 

The Road is All for piano trio (2007) by German composer, Ingrid Stölzel (1971- )
Symphony No. 2, Op. 30 by Polish composer, Mieczysław Weinberg (1919-1996)
and more
In addition, Melissa Bohl will visit the WPRB studio at 8:00 am to discuss the Princeton University Summer Chamber Music Concerts

 

Playlist and MP3 File *(available after the broadcast till July 03, 2019)

 

RECENTLY AIRED PROGRAMS

 

Wednesday, June 12, 2019 from 5:00 till 11:00 - LITHUANIA REPRISE

Julius Aglinskas (1988- ), Osvaldas Balakauskas (1937- ), Linas Baltas (1973- ), Vidmantas Bartulis (1954- ), Bronius Kutavičius (1932- ), Arvydas Malcys (1957- ), Antanas Rekašius (1928-2003), Raminta Šerkšnytė (1975- ), Giedrius Svilainis (1972- ), plus others.

From 8:30 until 11:00
Lithuanian Composer Žibuoklė Martinaitytė - Guest in the WPRB studio

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

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

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

Playlist and MP3 File *(available after the broadcast till June 27, 2019)

 

Monday, June 10, 2019 from 5:00 till 11:00

TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC

Thomas-Louis Bourgeois (1676-1750), Johann Kaspar Kerll (1627-1693), Johann Sigismund Kusser (1660-1727), Luigi Rossi (1598-1653), Johannes Prioris (1460?-1512?), Johannes Tinctoris (c.1435-1511), Wacław z Szamotuł, Sebastián Durón, Giovanni Antonio Pandolfi Mealli,
Johann Christian Schickhardt,
and others

Art: Apollo und die Musen

Playlistand MP3 File *(available after the broadcast till June 27, 2019)

 

Thursday, June 06, 2019 from 6:00 till 8:00am

Special edition of TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC

Pirro Capacelli Albergati (1663-1735), Grzegorz Gerwazy Gorczycki (ca. 1665-1734), Hans Leo Hassler (1562-1612), Adam Václav Michna z Otradovic (1600?-1676), Élisabeth Jacquet de La Guerre, Bartholomeus de Bononia and more

Art: Cantiga De Santa Maria No. 360

Playlist and MP3 File*(available after the broadcast till June 20, 2019)

 

Wednesday, June 05, 2019 from 5:00 till 11:00

Giovanni Albini (1982- ), Kris Davis (1980 ), Max Giteck Duykers (1972- ), Ross Edwards (1943- ), Peter Garland (1952- ), Kamran Ince (1960- ), Akira Ifukube (1914-2006), Nikolai Kapustin (1937- )r, Aldo Kumar (1954- ), Marc Mellits (1966- ), Matej Meštrović (1969- ), Johanna Doderer, Edie Hill, Asha Srinivasan, Karen P. Thomas, and others

Art: 'le Chateau d'Esparon de Verdon á coté du lac' - Provence'18 by Iwona Altmayer

Playlist and MP3 File *(available after the broadcast till June 20, 2019)


Monday, June 03, 2019 from 5:00 till 11:00

TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC

Philippus de Caserta (late 14th century), Thomas Ashwell (ca. 1482-after 1513, Giacomo Antonio Perti (1661-1756), Agostino Steffani (1655-1728), Franciszek Lilius (c. 1600-1657), Franghiskos Leontaritis (1518-1572), Alessandro Stradella (complete) (1644-1682), Costanzo Antegnati, Charles Dieupart, Nicola Matteis, Daniel Selichius, Cipriano de Rore and others

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

Playlist and MP3 File*(available after the broadcast till June 20, 2019)

 

 
3 Day Festival of: AMERICAN MUSIC FOR MEMORIAL DAY
Monday, May 27, 2019 from 9:00 till 11:00am
Tuesday, May 28, 2019 from 5:00 till 9:00am
Wednesday, May 29, 2019 from 5:00 till 11:00am

Playlist and and MP3 File
*(available after the broadcast till June 12, 2019)

Monday, May 27, 2019 from 9:00 till 11:00am
Henry Cowell (1897-1965), Emma Lou Diemer (1927- ), Kenneth Fuchs (1956- ), John Donald Robb (1892-1989), Alex Shapiro (1962- ), Gwyneth Walker (1947- ), James Kimo Williams (1950- ) plus others

Tuesday, May 28, 2019 from 5:00 till 9:00am
Stefania de Kenessey, Samuel Jones (1935- ), Douglas Knehans (1957- ), Frank La Rocca (1951- ), Michael Mauldin (1947- ), Arnold Rosner (1945-2013), Daniel Bernard Roumain (DBR) (1970- ), Harold Schiffman (1928- ), Beth Anderson, Mary Ellen Childs, Robert Palmer, Frank Tichelli, and others

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 from 5:00 till 11:00am
This Wednesday marks the beginning of the 23rd year of Classical Discoveries
Elizabeth Austin (1938 - ), Robert Avalon (1955-2004), Mason Bates (1977- ), Michael Colgrass (1932- ), George Crumb (1929- ), Nancy Galbraith (1951- ), Alan Hovhaness (1911-2000), Jeffrey Kaufman (1947- ),
Robert Moran (1937- ), Scott Pender (1959- ), David Post (1949- ), Elena Ruehr 1963- ), Lois V. Vierk (1951- ), Daniel Dorff, Eric Funk, David Kechley, David Lang, Judith Lang Zaimont and others

 

Additional edition of Classical Discoveries: Thursday, May 23, 2019 from 6:00 till 11:00 - TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC

Giacomo Carissimi (1605-1674), Firminus Caron (fl. 1460-1475), Giovanni Paolo Colonna (1637-1695), Camillo Cortellini (1561-1630), Johann Friederich Fasch (1698-1758), Pietro Torri (ca. 1650-1737), Marcin Mielczewski (c. 1600-1651), Ippolito Ghezzi, Pelham Humfrey,
Ludwig Senfl, Barbara Strozzi,
and others

Art: Resultados de la Búsqueda de imágenes

Playlist

 

Wednesday, May 22, 2019 from 5:00 till 11:00

Mikołaj Górecki (1971-), Jennifer Higdon (1962- ), Søren Hyldgaard (1962-2018), Pierre Jalbert (1967- ), David Hackbridge Johnson (1963- ), Mamiko Dís Ragnarsdóttir (1984- ), Maciej Staszewski (1984- ), Peeter Vähi (1955- ), Anne Victorino d'Almeida (1978- ), Adrienne Albert, Jan Järvlepp, Belinda Reynolds, Andrea Tarrodi, and others

Playlist

 

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 from 5:00 till 11:00

David Gunn, Wilfred Lehmann (1929- ), Amanda Harberg (1973- ), Kai Nieminen (1953- ), Roxanna Panufnik (1968- ), Christopher Rouse (1949- ), Jonathan Russell (1979- ), Eleanor Sandresky, Enjott Schneider (1950- ), Tan Dun (1957- ), Jacob Ter Veldhuis (Jacob TV) (1951- ), Mark Dal Porto, Aftab Darvishi, Paul Elwood, Melissa Hui, Ståle Kleiberg, Jane Leslie, Deon Nielsen Price, Raul Sööt, and others

Playlist

 

Wednesday, May 08, 2019 from 5:00 till 11:00

Tauno Aints (1975- ), Victoria Bond (1945- ), Søren Nils Eichberg (1973- ), Lou Harrison (1917-2003), Jennifer Higdon (1962- ), Paweł Mykietyn (1971- ), Valentin Silvestrov (1937- ), Paweł Szymański (1954- ), Rain Worthington (1949- ), Francisco Guerrero, Jóhann Jóhannsson, Eckhard Kopetzki, Krzysztof Lenczowski, Teresa Procaccini, Marta Ptaszyńska, Pärt Uusberg,
and others
Art: Flash by Dosia McKay

Playlist

 

Wednesday, May 01, 2019 from 5:00 till 11:00

Special FUND DRIVE EDITION - Part 2

Paul Carr (1961- ), Valerie Coleman (1970- ), Ross Edwards (1943- ), Ēriks Ešenvalds (1977- ), Reena Esmail (1983- ), Gareth Farr (1968- ), Carlotta Ferrari (1975- ), Nancy Galbraith (1951- ), Gao Hong (1964- ), Alan Hovhaness (1911-2000), Raimo Kangro (1949-2001), James Matheson (1970- ), Gráinne Mulvey (1966- ), Arnold Rosner (1945-2013), Maria Huld Markan Sigfúsdóttir (1980- ), Mahsa Vahdat (1973- ) (arrangement by Sabha Amenikia)
r, Randall Woolf (1959- ), and more

Playlist

#WPRB2019

 

Wednesday, April 24, 2019 from 5:00 till 11:00
Special FUND DRIVE EDITION - Part 1

Jakub Ciupiński (1981- ), Daniel Dorff (1956- ), Kenneth Fuchs (1956- ), Tine Surel Lange (1989- ), Amanda Harberg (1973- ), Hanna Kulenty (1961- ), Jessie Montgomery (1981- ), Alyssa Morris (1984- ), Anthony Newman (1941- ), Ylva Skog (1963- ), Jennifer Higdon, John Psathas,
Giovanni Sollima, D.J. Sparr
and many others

More information about Fund Drive
and
Playlist

 

Wednesday, April 17, 2019 from 5:00 till 11:00

Tommaso Baj (ca. 1650-1714), Manuel Chrysaphes (15th century), Gareth Farr (1968- ), Nancy Galbraith (1951- ), Žibuoklė Martinaitytė (1973- ), Vladimir Martynov (1946- ), Bianca Maria Meda (c. 1665-c. 1700), Boris Papandopulo (1906-1991), Victoria Poleva (1962- ) Urmas Sisask (1960- ), James M. Stephenson (1969- ), Romuald Twardowski (1930- ), Peter-Anthony Togni (1959- ), Reza Vali (1952-), Chung Yiu-Kwong (1956- ), and much more

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

Playlist

 

Wednesday, April 10, 2019 from 5:00 till 11:00

Svitlana Azarova (1976- ), Roberto Cacciapaglia (1953- ), David Gomper (1954- ), Alan Hovhaness (1911-2000), Missy Mazzoli (1980- ), Giovanni Maria Naninio (1544-1607), Andrew Norman (1979- ), Giovanni Piacentini, Anthony Ritchie (1960- ), Christopher Rouse (1949- ), Andrew Rudin (1939- ), Cristina Spinei (1984- ), Steven Stucky (1949-2016), Eka Chabashvili (1971- ),
and more

Art: Untitled by Margaret Erber

Playlist

 

Wednesday, April 03, 2019 from 5:00 till 11:00

IN PRAISE OF WOMAN - PART 4

Classical Discoveries presents the forth program of the annual series In Praise of Woman - devoted to music written by women

Playlist and MP3 File
*(available after the broadcast till April 18, 2018)
Art: Goodbye by Lyn Lyndall

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CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES 16TH ANNUAL "IN PRAISE OF WOMAN" - Part 4

Frangiz Ali-Zade (1947- ), Lauren Bernofsky (1967- ), Judith Bingham (1952- ), Sylvie Bodorová (1954- ), Margaret Brouwer (1940- ), Françoise Choveaux (1953- ), Rosemary Duxbury, Gabriela Lena Frank (1972- ), Hanna Havrylets (1958- ), Zenobia Powell Perry (1908-2004), Frances White (1960- ), Aleksandra Chmielewska, Emily Doolittle, Agnes Dzodtsoeva-Bashir, Zeynep Gedizlioğlu,
Gaby Kapps, Kate Moore, Martha Mooke, Rain Worthington
, and others

Art: Live In Silence by Michelle A Perez

 

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

IN PRAISE OF WOMAN - PART 3

Classical Discoveries presents the third program of the annual series In Praise of Woman - devoted to music written by women

Playlist and MP3 File
*(available after the broadcast till April 18, 2018)
Art: Portrait Of Mme Lina Denis by Polish artist Iwona Altmayer

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CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES 16TH ANNUAL "IN PRAISE OF WOMAN" - Part 3

Ayala Asherov (1968- ), Victoria Borisova-Ollas (1969- ), Margaret Brandman (1951- ), Thérèse Brenet (1935- ), Carlotta Ferrari (1975- ), Galina Grigorjeva (1962- ), Catherine Likhuta (1981- ), Amy Riebs Mills (1955- ), Mihoko Suzuki, Julieta Szewach (1971- ), Galina Ustvolskaya (1919-2006), Jeanne Zaidel-Rudolph (1948- ), Sadie Harrison, Leonie Holmes, Teresa Procaccini, Weronika Ratusińska, Indra Riše, Anna Segal, Judith Shatin, Grace Williams, and others

Art: Kit's Tree by American Artist Denise Ann Saldutti Egielski

 

Additional edition of Classical Discoveries:
Thursday, March 21, 2019 from 5:00 till 11:00 - TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC

Alphonse d'Eve (1666-1727), Pietro Antonio Fiocco (1654-1714), Giovanni Alberto Ristori (1692-1753), Stanisław Sylwester Szarzyński (mid Baroque), Robert White (c. 1538-1574), Cipriano de Rore (c. 1516-1565), Thomas Crecquillon, Anthonello de Caserta, Élisabeth Jacquet de la Guerre, Giovanni Legrenzi, Michele Mascitti,
Gottlieb Muffat,
and others

Art From: Shepherd Playing Music from Huth Hours (April) Netherlands c.1480 Add MS 38126 f. 5r
Playlist

 

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

IN PRAISE OF WOMAN - PART 2 - American Women

Classical Discoveries presents thesecond program of the annual series In Praise of Woman - devoted to music written by women

Playlist and MP3 File
*(available after the broadcast till April 18, 2018)

Art: Patient Windows by American Artist, Anne Canfield

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CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES 16TH ANNUAL "IN PRAISE OF WOMAN" - 2019 - Part 2

Here is a list of some of the works to be presented:
Carol Barnett (1949- ), Gloria Coates (1938- ), Emma Lou Diemer (1927- ) , Stacy Garrop (1970- ), Amanda Harberg (1973- ), Jennifer Higdon (1962- ), Libby Larsen (1950- ), Anna Larson (1940-2007), Jennifer Ricciardi, Alex Shapiro (1962- ), Lois V Vierk (1951- ), Adrienne Albert, aren Amrhein, Elizabeth Brown, Mary Ellen Childs, Nancy Galbraith, Lita Grier, Joan Jeanrenaud, Irene Britton Smith, and others

Art: Healer From Kenya by American Artist, Dr. Laurie Sucher-Gaster (1942-2009)

 

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

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

Playlist and MP3 File
*(available after the broadcast till April 18, 2018)

Art: Accordionist by Mina Smith-Segal

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CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES 15TH ANNUAL "IN PRAISE OF WOMAN" - 2019 - Part 1

Beth Anderson (1950- ), Grażyna Bacewicz (1909-1969), Ida Godkovsky (1933- ), Elisenda Fábregas (1955- ), Elena Kats-Chernin (1957- ), Mary Kouyoumdjian (1983- ), Jenny McLeod (1941- ), Florence Price (1887-1953), Therese Birkelund Olvo (1982- ), Patricia Van Ness (1951- ), Nina C. Young (1984- ), Chen Yi, Debra Kaye, Dosia McKay, Jocelyn Morlock, Gráinne Mulvey, Kay Kyurim Rhie, Karen Tanaka, and others

Art: Świtezianka - Polish Water Nimph by Dosia McKay


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

- VINYL WEEK

Henry Brant (1913-2008), Ikuma Dan (1924-2001), Alan Hovhaness (1911-2000), Vítězslava Kaprálová (1915-1940), Zygmunt Krauze (1938- ), Alexander Raichev (1922-2003), Marga Richter (1926- ), Eino Tamberg (1930-2010), Jean-Joseph Mouret, Luigi Nono, Stanisław Sylwester Szarzyński, and others

Playlist

 

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

- RETURN TO LITHUANIA

Vytautas Bacevičius (1905-1970), Justė Janulytė (1982- ), Bronius Kutavičius (1932- ), Arvydas Malcys (1957- ), Žibuoklė Martinaitytė (1973- ), Rytis Mažulis (1961- ), Loreta Narvilaitė (1965- ), Antanas Rekasius (1928-2003), Anatolijus Šenderovas (1945- ), Raminta Šerkšnytė (1975- )
Gintaras Sodeika (1961- ), Et Resurexit by Giedrius Svilainis (1972- ), Jonas Tamulionis (1949-), Mindaugas Urbaitis (1952- ), Vidmantas Bartulis,
Vytautas Barkauskas, Rita Mačiliūnaitė, Onutė Narbutaitė, Justina Repečkaitė
, and others

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

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

 

 
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