Hello again from Afternoon Classics! It has been a while since I have been on the air and it is most assuredly wonderful to be back. It was an unusual summer which I would prefer not to repeat so we shall go on with the music. So here is the play list for today's date.
Rickett's Hornpipe, Washington Forever, Chorus Jig: traditional melodies, performed by Colonial Capers, Early Music New York
Symphony No. 14 in A, K 114 of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart performed by James Levine and the Boston Symphony Orchestra
Concerto #1 for Piano & Orchestra, Op 11 by Frederic Chopin. Emmanuel Ax at the keyboard and Sir Charles Mackerras conducting the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
Variations on a Theme of Corelli, Op. 42 by Sergei Rachmaninov. Alexander Romanovsky solo at the keyboard.
Diversions Overture (1986) by Jack Gallagher. JoAnn Falleta and the London Symphony Orchestra performing.
Rondo for cello & piano, Op. 94 by Antonin Dvorak; Robert Cohen - cello; Robert Vignoles - piano
Clarinet Concerto (1928) by Carl Nielsen, Robert Plane - clarinet; Tadaaki Otaka conducting the BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis by Ralph Vaughan Williams, Sir John Barbirolli conducting the Sinfonia of London
Fantasia on 'Greensleeves' by Ralph Vaughan Williams Sir John Barbirolli, Sinfonia of London
Symphony No. 4 in F minor by Ralph Vaughan Williams, Bernard Haitink with the London Philharmonic Orchestra
Violin Sonata in F major, Op. 57 of Antonin Dvorak performed by Bohuslav Matousek - violin; Petr Adamec - piano