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2018 PROGRAMS

 

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 from 5:00 till 11:00

Philip Blackburn (1962- ), Peter Child (1953- ), Alejandro D. Consolacion II (1980- ), David Diamond (1915-2005), Johanna Doderer (1969- ), Alan Hovhaness (1911-2000), Shinuh Lee, Michael Nyman (1944- ), Lorenzo Palomo (1938- ), Flint Juventino Beppe (Fred Jonny Berg), Sylvia Bodorova, Christopher Coleman, John Musto, Anatal Vieru, and others

Art: Backyard with Tree by American Artist, Dr. Laurie Sucher-Gaster (1942-2009)

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Thursday, May 24, 2018 from 5:00 till 9:00am

Special Edition of
TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC

Hugh Aston (c. 1485-1558), Lambert de Sayve (1549-1614), Manuel Cardoso (1566-1650), Mateo Flecha (1481-1553), Johannes Ghiselin-Verbonet (1455-1511), Élisabeth-Claude Jacquet de la Guerre (1655-1729), Johann Kuhnau (1660-1722), Jean-Baptiste Barrière, Bartolomeus de Bononia, Angelo Ragazzi, Paul Schaffer, and others

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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 from 5:00 till 11:00am

Classical Discoveries presents: AMERICAN MUSIC FOR MEMORIAL DAY

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

From 5:00 to 8:30- Michael Gandolfi (1956- ), Alan Hovhaness (1911-2000), William Thomas McKinley (1938-2015), Susan Mutter (1962- ), Russell Peck (1945-2009), Kevin Puts (1972- ), Adele Berk, Janice Giteck, Lance Hulme,
Steven Mark Kohn,
and others

From 8:30 until 11:00 Guest American/Australian Composer Douglas Knehans

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Wednesday, May 16, 2018 from 5:00 till 11:00

Paul Giger (1952- ), Jānis Ivanovs (1906-1983), Christopher Keyes (1963- ), Sverre Indris Joner (1963- ), Arvydas Malcys (1957- ), Randall Woolf (1959- ), Mikołaj Zieleński (c. 1550- c.1615), John Luther Adams, Vijay Iyer, Francesco Mancini, Naomi Singer and others
10:00-11:00am - Guest - Cellist Ovidiu Marinescu

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Wednesday, May 09, 2018 from 5:00 till 11:00


Joaquín Clerch (1965- ), Henry Cowell (1897-1965), Peter Feuchtwanger (1930-2016), Akira Ifukube (1914-2006), Emily Rutherford (1993- ), Timo Steiner (1976- ), James M. Stephenson (1969- ), Basil Athanasiadis, Chen Yi, Aftab Darvishi, Krzysztof Penderecki, Alexander Raskatov, Bjørn Bolstad Skjelbred, Andrea Tarrodi and others

Guest from 10:00-10:30, the American pianist and composer, Eric Houghton

Art: Back Gardens Holdenhurst Avenue by English Artist: Margaret Erber

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Wednesday, May 02, 2018 from 5:00 till 11:00

Special FUND DRIVE EDITION Day 2

The entire program will consist of compositions which stand for what Classical Discoveries has been all about for its 21 years. There will be many works by living composers from all over the world as well as a number of wonderful pieces of Early Music. 
Playlist

Fund Drive program will be not archived

#WPRB2018

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 from 5:00 till 11:00

Special FUND DRIVE EDITION Day 1

George Crumb, Giovanni Paolo Colonna, Michael Daugherty, Kenneth Fuchs (preview of upcoming Naxos release ), Galina Grigorjeva, Amanda Harberg, Jennifer Higdon, Alan Hovhaness, Edie Hill, Vincent Ho, Gao Hong, Arvydas Malcys, Martha Mooke, Weronika Ratusińska. Steve Reich, Max Richter, Arnold Rosner, and Hilary Tannand more

Playlist - Fund Drive program will be not archived

#WPRB2018

 

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 from 5:00 till 11:00

Judith Bingham (1952- ), Tom Flaherty (1950- ), Douglas Knehans (1957- ), Robert Moran (1937- ), Arvo Pärt (1935- )
r, Elena Ruehr (1963- ), Anna Segal, Erkki-Sven Tüür (1959- ), Tomas Luis de Victoria (1548-1611), Diane Jones, Robin De Raaff, David Kechley, Shirish Korde, Jimmy Lopez, Alice Ping Yee Ho, plus others

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

Playlist and MP3 File *(available after the broadcast till May 02, 2018)

 

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 from 5:00 till 11:00

Brenton Broadstock (1952- ), Graham Fitkin (1963- ), Vladimír Godár (1956- ), Johann Johannsson (1969-2018) and Clarice Jensen, Arnold Rosner, Amir Mahyar Tafreshipour, Francesc Valls (1671-1747), Aftab Darvishi, Kenneth Fuchs, Jaroslav Krček, Giovanni Sollima, Zhou Tian,
and much more

Guests: guitarist Stanley Alexandrowicz and composer, Robert W. Butts.

Art: Still Life by English Artist: Margaret Erber

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Art: Lyn Lyndall - Collage of wild life and domestic animal miniature 4x4 paintings - http://www.lionfirestudio.com/

Wednesday, March 21, 2018, from 5:00 till 11:00 - IN PRAISE OF WOMAN - PART 4 (Due to the weather, this program will was aired on April 04

Katy Abbott (1971-), Jeanne Demessieux (1921-1968), Dianne Goolkasian Rahbee (1938- ), Galina Grigorjeva (1962- ) Jennifer Higdon (1962- )
, Gao Hong (1964- ), Joanne Metcalf (1958- ), Beata Moon (1969- ), Victoria Poleva (1962- ), Alex Shapiro (1962- ), Diana Arismendi, Lera Auerbach, Zulema de la Cruz, Gaby Kapps, Tamar Muskal and more

Playlist

Classical Discoveries presents the fourth program of the annual series In Praise of Woman - devoted to music written by women. Art: Daffodills in Vase by Denise Ann Saldutti Egielski

 

Sunday, April 01, 2018 from 10:00 till 13:00

SPECIAL ONE TIME EDITION of TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC

As part of WPRB's All Vinyl Week Classical Discoveries presents a program of early music for Holy Week

Marc-Antoine Charpentier (1636-1704), Carlo Gesualdo (1566-1613), Marc-Antonio Ingegneri (1545-1592), Pierre de la Rue (c. 1460-1518)
Marcin Leopolita (?-1589), Heinrich Schütz (1585-1672), and more.

Playlist

 

Wednesday, March 28, 2018, from 5:00 till 11:00 - HOVHANESS ON VINYL - WPRB All Vinyl Week Playlist and MP3 File *(available after the broadcast till April 11, 2018)

Recordings which were never transferred to commercial CD's.

 

Thursday, March 22, 2018 from 9:00 till 11:00

IN PRAISE OF WOMAN - PART 5HIP & FUNKY - YOUNG COMPOSERS (UNDER 40) EDITION

Anna Clyne (1980- ), Ewa Fabiańska-Jelińska (1989- ), Sky Macklay (1988- ), Gity Razaz (1986- ), Justina Repečkaitė (1989- ), María Huld Markan Sigfúsdóttir (1980- ), Cristina Spinei (1984- ), Kate Whitley (1989- ), Ming-Hsiu Yen (1980- ) and other works as time allows.

Waiting by Azerbaijani Artist Sabina Suleymanova at: AZgallery.org

Playlist

 

Thursday, March 22, 2018 from 5:00 till 9:00am

Special Edition of TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC

Antonio Maria Bononcini (1677-1726), Johann Joseph Fux (1660-1741), Reinhard Keiser (1874-1739), John Mason (1485?-1547?), Ludwig Senfl (1486-1543), Antoine Boësset, Giovanni Battista Fasolo, Johannes Lupi,
Michele Mascitti,
and others

Playlist

 

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 from 5:00 till 11:00

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

Playlist

Art: Rest by Polish artist Iwona Altmayer

IN PRAISE OF WOMAN - PART 3


Sally Beamish (1956- ), Sylvie Bodorova (1956- ), Gloria Coates (1938- ), Johanna Doderer (1969- ), Vivian Fung (1975- ), Zhubanova Gaziza (1927-1993), LeeGowoon (1989- ) Lydia Kakabadse (1955- ), Mona Lyn Reese (1951- ), Claire Cowan, Anna Maria Huszcza, Élisabeth Jacquet de La Guerre, Justė Janulytė, Roxanna Panufnik, and others

Snowdrops by Azerbajani artist Afat Akhundzade at: AZgallery.org

 

Wednesday, March 07, 2018 from 5:00 till 11:00

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

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Art: With White Gloves On Out of the Dream in Which They Are Still Al by American Artist, Anne Canfield

IN PRAISE OF WOMAN - PART 2 - AMERICAN COMPOSERS

Nicole Chamberlin (1977- ), Vivian Fine (1913-2000), Nancy Galbraith (1951- ), Amanda Harberg (1973- ), Jennifer Higdon (1962- ), Florence Price (1887-1953), Elena Ruehr (1963- ), Arlene Sierra (1970- ), Barbara White, Judith Lang Zaimont (1945- ), Beth Anderson, Barbara Harbach, Martha Mooke, Nora Morrow, Belinda Reynolds, Kate Waring, Ellen Taafe Zwilich, and others

Art: Fire in the Hills by American Artist, Lesley Mitchell (d. 2017)

 

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 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

Art: Holdenhurst Avenue in the Snow by English Artist: Margaret Erber

CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES  15TH ANNUAL "IN PRAISE OF WOMAN" - 2018 - Part 1


Alla Borzova (1961- ), Ida Gotkovsky (1930- ), Isabella Leonarda (1620-1704), Zara Levina (1906-1976), Gabriela Ortiz (1964- ), Andrea Tarrodi (1981- ), Nancy Van de Vate (1930- ), Maya Badian, Lauren Bernofsky, Carlotta Ferrari, Lee Pui Ming, Jocelyn Morlock, Ylva Skog,
Rain Worthington,
and others

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

 

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 from 5:00 till 11:00

Grażyna Bacewicz (1909-1969), Harold Brown (1909-1979), Curt Cacioppo (1951- ), Stuart Jones (1964- ), Douglas Knehans (1957- ), David Post (1949- ), Urmas Sisask (1960- ), Zygmunt Krauze (1938- ), Anthony Girard, Raimo Kangro, Judith Sainte Croix, John Fitz Rogers, Alejandro Rutty and others

Snow Whisperer by Denise Ann Saldutti Egielski

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Tuesday, February 20, 2018 from 5:00 till 9:00am

SPECIAL ONE TIME EDITION of TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC

Giovanni Battista Bassani (1647-1650?-1716), Giovanni Paolo Colonna (1637-1695), Joseph Balthasar Hochreither (1669-1731), Nicholas Ludford (c. 1490-1557), Joseph Cassanéa de Mondonville (1711-1772), Pedro Ruimonte (1565-1627), Lorenzo Masi, Johann Christo Pepusch,
Nicolas Siret, Marc Antonio Ziani,
and others

Playlist

Nuremberg Stadtpfeifers circa 1449 playing for dance

 

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 from 5:00 till 11:00

BE MY VALENTINE

Miloslav Kabeláč (1908-1979), Peter Dayton (1990- ), Joep Franssens (1955- ), Kenneth Fuchs (1956- ), Alan Hovhaness (1911-2000), Howard Skempton (1947- ), Erkki-Sven Tüür (1959- ), George Walker (1922- ), Jóhann Jóhannsson, Anna Clyne, Žibuoklė Martinaitytė, Bartolomeo Tromboncino, Jan Dismas Zelenka, and others

Courtly Love from Codex Manesse

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Wednesday, February 07, 2017 from 5:00 till 11:00

Adrienne Albert (1941- ), Graham Fitkin (1963- ), Gaby Kapps (1970- ), Alyssa Morris (1984- ), Scott Pender (1959- ), Antanas Rekašius (1928-2003),
Marga Richter (1926- ), Sławomir Zamuszko (1973- ), Katy Abbott, Martha Mooke, Nomeda Valančiūtė, Errollyn Wallen, Sebastian Zawadzki, and others

A Woman With Tambourine by Azerbaijani Artist Abdullayev Hamza at: AZgallery.org

Playlist

 

Wednesday, January 31, 2017 from 5:30 till 11:00

Rihards Dubra (1964- ), Douwe Eisenga (1961- ), Urmas Sisask (1960- ), Eino Tamberg (1930-2010), Dmitri Tymoczko (1969- ), Galina Ustvolskaya (1919-2006), Frances White (1960- ), David Angelo Ciancaglini, Libby Larsen, Ester Mägi, Tigran Mansurian, and others

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To observe the anniversary of the January 31, 1953 North Sea flood, the program will include "The Flood, Requiem" (Requiem 1953) by Dutch composer Douwe Eisenga

 

Monday, January 29, 2018 from 5:30 till 11:00am

TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC

Camillo Cortellini (1561-1630), Pedro de Escobar (c. 1465-after 1535), Michelangelo Falvetti (1642-1692, Alessandro Grandi (ca. 1586-1630), Johann Justus Kahle (1668-c. 1731), Juan Gutiérrez de Padilla (c. 1590-1664), Giorgio Gentili, Tarquinio Merula, Anthoni Van Noordt, Giovanni Priuli, and others

Playlist

 

Wednesday, January 24, 2017 from 5:30 till 11:00

John Luther Adams (1953- ), Fabrice Bollon (1965- ), Beth Denisch (1958- ), Steve Elcock (1957- ), Marc Mellits (1966- ), Somei Satoh (1947- ), Reza Vali (1952- ), Jan Rokus van Roosendael (1960- ), Marilyn Bliss, Joanne Metcalf, Paweł Łukaszewski, Jarosław Siwiński, Doah D. Taylor and others

Playlist

The Polish Model by by American Artist, Dr. Laurie Sucher-Gaster (1942-2009)

 

Monday, January 22, 2018 from 5:30 till 11:00am

TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC

Antoine Brumel (c. 1460-1512), Joan Cererols (1618-1680), Johann Caspar Kerll (1627-1693), Bernardo Pasquini (1637-1710), Joan Pau Pujol (1570-1626), Wenzel Ludwig Edler von Radout (1667-1716), Johannes Sutton (fl. late 15th century), Giovanni Giacomo Arrigoni, William Croft, Nicolas Gombert, Alberich Mazak, Josef Antonín Plánický, Jean-Baptiste Quentin
and others

Playlist

 

Wednesday, January 17, 2017 from 5:30 till 11:00

Rihards Dubra (1964- ), Vincent Ho (1975- ), Alan Hovhaness (1911-2000) , J.A. Kawarsky, Arvydas Malcys (1957- ), Larry Sitsky (1934- ) , Andrea Tarrodi (1981- ), Piano Trio by English composer, Colin Twigg (1960- ), Komitas, Michel Lysight, Gyan Riley, Terri Riley, Galina Ustvolskaya, and others

Art: A red fox was seen by Denise Ann Saldutti Egielski

Playlist

 

Monday, January 15, 2018 from 5:30 till 11:00am

TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC


Giuseppe Antonio Brescianello (1690-1758), Johann Jeremias du Grain (17??-1756), Charles Luython (c. 1557-1620), Philippe de Monte (1521-1603), Charles-Joseph van Helmont (1715-1790), Jan Dismas Zelenka (1679-1745), Miguel de Ambiela, Pietro Porfiri, Johann Christian Schieferdecker, Joseph De Torres, and others

Playlist

 

Classical Discoveries program devoted to music by black composers in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 from 5:30 till 11:00

THE NEGRO SPEAKS OF RIVERS

David Baker (1931-2016), Julius Eastman (1940-1990), Tunde Jegede (1972- ), Tania León (1943- ), Undine Smith Moore (1904-1989), Fred Onovwerosuoke (1960-), Thierry Pecou (1965- ), Sinfonietta No. 1 for Strings by American compose(1932-2004), Daniel Bernard Roumain (1970- ), Joshus Uzoigwe (1946-2005), Errollyn Wallen (1958- ), James Kimo Williams (1950- ), Valerie Coleman, Jessie Montgomery, Samy Moussa, Gregory Walker, Julius Williams
and others.

Playlist
Sketches from Cape Verde - by artist Iwona Altmayer

 

Monday, January 08, 2018 from 5:30 till 11:00am

TREASURES OF EARLY MUSIC

Georg Böhm (1661-1733), Giovanni Battista Breva (c. 1650-c. 1725), Andreas Düben (1597-1662), Andreas Finold (? - ?), Pedro Rimonte (1565-1627), John Sheppard (c. 1515-1558), Christoph Strauss (1575?-1631),
Roque Ceruti, Johannes Ciconia, Nicola Fiorenza, Giovanni Lorenzo Lullier,
Carlo Tessarini,
and others

Playlist

 

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

December 30th at 2:00pm (EST time) until 3:00pm Sunday, December 31th, 2017
and

Wednesday, January 3, 2018, 5:30 till 11:00am

December 30-31, 2017:
Katy Abbott, Zhaiym Arman, Judith Bingham, Christian Carey, Peter Dayton, Douwe Eisenga, Carlotta Ferrari, Cheryl Frances-Hoad, Joel Phillip Friedman, Kenneth Fuchs, Lee Gowoon, Delilah Gutman, Amanda Harberg, Howard Hersh, Jennifer Higdon, Vincent Ho, Evgeny Irshai, Malek Jandali, David Lang, Tigran Mansurian, Marc Mellits, Ann Millikan, Damijan Močnik, Robert Moran, Thea Musgrave, Mark Nowakowski, Arne Rodvelt Olsen, Giovanni Piacentini, John Psathas, Kevin Puts, Joey Roukens, Andrew Rudin, Clare Shore, Artur Słotwiński, Ylva Skog, Emil Tabakov, Pärt Uusberg, Theo Verbey, Errollyn Wallen, Chou Wen-Chung, Kate Whitley, Max Wolpert, and much more
January 03,2018:
Pavel Fischer, David Hackbridge Johnson, Egon Krák, Tõnu Kõrvitsr, Paweł Mykietyn, Paul Moravec, Adam D. O'Dell, Paul Patterson, Daniel Bjarnason, Ilona Breģe, Péter Eötvös, Kyle Gann, David Hamilton, Erik Moe, Sima Wolf and much more

Playlists and MP3 Files *(available after the broadcast till January 30, 2018)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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