Masterworks on Classical 88.7-1 KWTU

Throughout the day on 88.7-1 KWTU

Music of the Masters heard throughout the day - timeless classical music from our talented announcers.

Playlist

September 04, 2015

9:01 PM
Minuet No. 1
Artist : Giacomo Puccini
Album :
Composer : Giacomo Puccini
Catalog : 1165
Orchestra : Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
ReleaseYear : 1990
Label : Collins
9:06 PM
La Stravaganza: Violin Concerto No. 11
Artist : Antonio Vivaldi
Album :
Composer : Antonio Vivaldi
Catalog : 19598
Orchestra : Arte Dei Suonatori Baroque Orchestra
ReleaseYear : 2003
Label : Channel Classic
9:15 PM
Jeux (Games)
Artist : Claude Debussy
Album :
Composer : Claude Debussy
Catalog : 438742
Orchestra : Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Label : Philips
9:35 PM
Guitar Quintet No. 2
Artist : Luigi Boccherini
Album :
Composer : Luigi Boccherini
Catalog : 438769
Orchestra : Academy Chamber Ensemble
Label : Philips
9:52 PM
Fugue
Artist : George Frideric Handel
Album :
Composer : George Frideric Handel
Catalog : 30034
ReleaseYear : 2015
Label : Steinway & Sons
9:55 PM
Harvest Hymn
Artist : Percy Grainger
Album :
Composer : Percy Grainger
Catalog : 9493
Orchestra : BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Label : Chandos
10:01 PM
Four Medieval Dances: Galliarde
Artist : Joseph Lauber
Album :
Composer : Joseph Lauber
Catalog : 66034
ReleaseYear : 2007
Label : Cantilena
10:06 PM
Russian Dance
Artist : Peter Tchaikovsky
Album :
Composer : Peter Tchaikovsky
Catalog : 553510
Orchestra : Queensland Symphony Orchestra
Label : Naxos
10:09 PM
Sinfonietta
Artist : Leos Janacek
Album :
Composer : Leos Janacek
Catalog : Record
Orchestra : BBC Symphony Orchestra
ReleaseYear : 2015
Label : 2015 BBC Proms
10:35 PM
Lincoln Green
Artist : Malcolm Nabarro
Album :
Composer : Malcolm Nabarro
Catalog : 2069
Orchestra : East of England Orchestra
Label : ASV
10:48 PM
Poem for Flute and Orchestra
Artist : Charles Tomlinson Griffes
Album :
Composer : Charles Tomlinson Griffes
Catalog : 3099
Orchestra : Seattle Symphony
Label : Delos
11:01 PM
Landler
Artist : Ludwig van Beethoven
Album :
Composer : Ludwig van Beethoven
Catalog : 1491
Label : Channel Classic
11:06 PM
Aquarelle: Valseana
Artist : Sergio Assad
Album :
Composer : Sergio Assad
Catalog : 714
ReleaseYear : 2015
Label : Reference
11:10 PM
Impressions d’ardennes
Artist : Joseph Jongen
Album :
Composer : Joseph Jongen
Catalog : 1634
Orchestra : National Orchestra of Belgium
ReleaseYear : 2003
Label : Cypres
11:26 PM
Piano Sonata No. 18
Artist : Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Album :
Composer : Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Catalog : 920198
Label : Discover
11:41 PM
Bassoon Concerto
Artist : Carl Maria von Weber
Album :
Composer : Carl Maria von Weber
Catalog : 432081
Orchestra : Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Label : Philips
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Classical 88.7-1 has integrated two new features within its daily Masterworks programming: Top Score and New Classical Tracks.

Top Score is a five-minute exploration of video game soundtracks with Emily Reese. Meet the composers who create the music that accompanies popular video games, many of which have been inspired by classical music. Hear this special program on Sunday mornings at 11:01 am.

Bill Swerbenski

Last March, when the San Francisco Symphony was slated for an East Coast tour, including a stop at Carnegie Hall, the musicians went on strike. Fortunately, the labor dispute was settled in 18 days — a blink of an eye compared to the recent drawn-out disruptions in Minnesota and Detroit. 

For the first time since the strike, the San Francisco Symphony and conductor Michael Tilson

On the Fourth of July, Classical 88.7-1 marks our nation's independence with a day packed with the musical sounds of America, ranging from the Wild West to the big city, to a parade down Main Street; and sample new releases, recently unearthed gems, and lots of familiar favorites.

Composers like Scott Joplin, George Gershwin, John Williams and John Phillip Sousa will be featured.

 

Highlights

Roll Credits returns for a summer cinema experience on Classical 88.7-1 - every Monday from July 2nd through August 27th at 7:00 pm.

Lynne Warfel and Bill Morelock will converse about music from the movies - drawing connections between the classical and cinematic worlds - and share popular film scores, old and new. From Erich Korngold, Aaron Copland and Harold Arlen, on up to John Williams, Howard Shore and James Horner, the mix is appealing, surprising, and full of moments that connect you with familiar music.

At 8 p.m. on Easter Sunday, join Classical 88.7-1 hosts Bob Christiansen and Valerie Kahler for an hour as they share some of their favorite Easter memories and music featuring Rimsky-Korsakov's Russian Easter Overture; Haydn's "Alleluia" Symphony, No. 30; and from Handel's Easter Oratorio, 'Messiah,' "I know That My Redeemer Liveth" and "Hallelujah Chorus."