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Music Featured on the January 17, 2013 Edition of “Anything Goes” Hosted by Rich Samuels on WORT 89.9 fm Madison

Tuesday, 15 January 2013 | Rich Samuels

5:09 am: Concerto in E minor for Flute, Bassoon, Strings and Continuo TWV 52.e2 by Georg Philipp Teleman. Performance by the Hanoverian Ensemble featuring John Solum (flute) and Thomas Sevcovic (bassoon). 5:21 am: The Trio Settecento (Rachel Barton Pine, John Mark Rozendaal and David Schrader) plt the Sonata in G major of Jean-Marie Leclair. 5:39 am: Sonata Two for Two OBoesm Bassoon and Continuo by Jan Dismas Zelenka. Performed by principal players from the Dallas and Houston Symphonies. 5:58 am: “Valse carresante” by Ricardo Castro, performed by pianist Jorge Federico Ossorio. 6:08 am: Organist Florence Mustric performs three organ chorals of César Franck composed in 1890. 6:55 am: “Mazurca melancolica” by Ricardo Castro performed by pianist Jorge Federico Ossorio. 7:08 am: “Ghost Ranch” by Michael Daugherty (inspired by Georgia O’Keefe. Performed by The Bournemouth Symphony conducted by Marin Alsop. 7:34 am: “The River Cam” by Eric Whitacre, performed bt the Strings of the London Symphony Orchestra and cellist Julian Lloyd Webber. 7:47 am: “I Shudder to Think” by Nico Muhly. Perormed by the Columbus State University Percussion Ensemble. 7:57 am: Organist Cameron Carpenter plays Leroy Anderson’s “Sleigh Ride” on the Marshall & Ogletree Opus 5 digital organ.     more »

Music Featured on the December 27 Edition of “Anything Goes” Hosted by Rich Samuels on WORT Madison

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”/ more »

Madison Area Classical Music Calendar for the Week Beginning November 29

Wednesday, 28 November 2012 | Rich Samuels

Friday, November 30 12:15 pm at the First Unitarian Society 900 University Bay Drive Madison: Noon Musicale: Jeffrey Wagner, piano Music of Bach-Busoni, Bach-Petri, Mozart & Chopin Friday, November 30 8 pm Mills Concert Hall 455 N. Park Street Madison UW Wind Ensemble Scott Teeple, U Steve Sveum, Sun Prairie High School Wind Ensemble; Michael Daugherty, Guest Composer. The program features Motown Metal by Michael Daugherty (Madison Premiere), Bells for Stokowski by Michael Daugherty (Madison Premiere), Country Gardens by Percy Grainger and Blithe Bells by Percy Grainger. Free admission Friday, November 30, 7:30 pm , 8 pm on Saturday December 1 and 2:30 pm, Sunday December 2 Overture Center-Overture Hall Madison Symphony Orchestra Holiday Concert. Nothing in Madison is like it-from the MSO Chorus singing carols with the audience in the lobby to the massed voices of the Madison Youth Choirs and Mt. Zion Gospel Choir, celebrating the great music composed for this holiday throughout the centuries. Soaring above the stageful of musicians will be mezzo-soprano Emily Fons and tenor David Portillo. Saturday December 1 at 11 am Overture Center-Overture Hall 201 State Street Madison Community Christmas Carol Sing with Madison Symphony Orchestra organist Samuel Hutchison.. For more information, please contact the MSO at 608.257-3734 or info@madisonsymphony.org. Saturday, December 1 at 4 pm, Mill Concert Hall 455 N. Park Street Madison The All University String Orchestra Janet Jensen conductor. (Free, unticketed). Sunday December 2 at 2 pm Stoughton Opera House 381 E. Main Street, Stoughton Stoughton Chamber Singers Victorian Holiday Concert The Stoughton Chamber Singers under the direction of John Beutel will present a concert of seasonal music. Madrigals will take their place at the core of the program with their beautiful poetry in wonderful tuneful settings. The program will feature some Spanish Carols which tend to be fun and tuneful since in their original state many of them were dances. A performance by the Stoughton Chamber String Ensemble will be included. BOX OFFICE: 608-877-4400 www.stoughtonoperahouse.com Sunday December 2 2pm Mills Concet Hall 455 N. Park UW Concert Band Sunday December 2 at 4 pm, Mills Concert Hall 455 N. Park, Madison UW University Bands Sunday December 2 at 2 and 4 pm, Luther Memorial Church 1021 University Avenue Madison UW Winter Choral Concerts Tuesday December 4 7:30 pm at Mills Concert Hall 455 N. Park Madison UW Masters Singers Wednesday December 5 12:15 pm Good Shepherd Lutheran Church-Raymond Road Advent Organ Series. Recital by Mark Brampton Smith, 12:15 pm, 12/5, Good Shepherd Lutheran Church-Raymond Rd., plus soup luncheon 11:30 …. more »

Music Featured on the November 29 edition of “Anything Goes” hosted by Rich Samuels

Tuesday, 27 November 2012 | Rich Samuels

5:09 am James Ehnes (violin) and the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra conducted by Bramwell Tovey perform the Violin Concerto in D Op. 35 (1047) by Wric Wolfgang Korngold (1897-1957). 5:35 am Christine and Michelle Naughton (violins) play Mozart’s Sonata for Two Pianos K. 448. 5:56 am Stephanie Sant’Ambrogio (violin) and Jeffrey Sykes (piano) perform Manuel Ponce’s “Estrelita” 6:08 Florencio Anenjo’s “A Diptych of Lord dunsany’s Tales” performed by the Bulgarian Philharmonic conducted by Kirk Trevor. 6:37 “The Chairman Dances – Foxtrot for Orchestra” of John Adams (b. 1947) performed by the Baltimore Symphony conducted by David Zinman. 6:50 Laura Pinto, accompanied by Codrut Birsan, sings the aria “O mio babbino caro” from Giacomo Puccini’s “Gianni Schicchi. 6:52 Kira Dils-deSurra, accompanied by Codrut Birsan, sings “Va! Laisse couler mes larmes” from “Werther” by Jules Massenet. 6:55 Benjamin Des Los Monteros, accompanied by Codrut Birsan, sings “Che gelida manina” from “La bohème” by Giacomo Puccini. 7:08 The Kronos Quartet performs “Sing Sing: J. Edgar Hoover”, composed in 1993 by Michael Daugherty (b. 1954). 7:19 An interview with Scott Tegge and Paul Von Hoff of the Gaudete Brass discussing their new CD on the Cedille label, “Chicago Moves”. Featured pieces are John Woodward’s “Gaudete”, Stacy Garrop’s “Helios” and David Sampson’s “Chicago Moves”. 7:55 “Desi” by Michael Daugherty performed by The Baltimore Symphony conducted by David Zinman   more »

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