Monday, 24 December 2012 | Rich Samuels
5:09 am: J.S. Bach’s Sonata in G major BWV 1027 performed by Jeremy McCoy (double bass) and Matthew Larkin (positiv organ).
5:23 am: Guitarist Nicholas Goluses performs “Variations on a La Folia d’Espana” by Manuel Ponce (commisioned by Andres Segovia in 1929.
5:48 am: Concerto for 2 Mandolins, strings and basso continuo in G major by Antonmio Vivaldi.
6:08 am: Eddie Cantor sings “Making Whoopee”, “A Girlfriend of a Boyfriend of Mine” and “My Baby Just Cares for Me” from the sound track of the 1930 United Artists Film “Whoopee”. This was the first film for which Alfred Newman served as musical director.
6:16 am: Alfred Newman conducts the United Artists studio orchestra in the overture to the film “Whoopee”. (From a transcription disc).
6:26 am: Music composed for the 1931 Goldwyn film “Street Scene”. The music is excerpted from the sound track
6:38 am: Selections from music composed by Mychael Danna for the Ang Lee film”The Life of Pi”.
7:08 am: Rich Samuels interviews composer Michael Daugherty. (Pre-recorded).
7:58 am: The Oakwood Chamber Players perform Jule Styne’s “Let it Snow”/