articles tagged "WORT"
Sunday, 22 June 2014 | Kelsey
As Madison’s Favorite Radio Station once again, we thank all the WORT volunteers and listeners who supported the station and our volunteers at the 2014 Madison Area Music Awards. more »
Saturday, 14 June 2014 | Rich Samuels
5:09 am: Zina Schiff (violin) and the MAV Symphony Orchestra conducted by Aviana Eisenberg perform the Violin Concerto in D Minor by Jean Sibelius. 5:43 am: Pianist Olga Kern performs Reminiscences de Don Juan by Franz Liszt after themes from Mozart’s opera “Don Giovanni”/ 6:08 am: The Philadelphia Orchestra conducted by Leopold Stokowski performs Franz Schubert’s Symphony in B Minor (“Unfinished”) recorded in 1924. 6:38 am: The Philadelphia Orchestra conducted by Leopold Stokowski performs Danse Macabre by Camille Saint-Saëns recorded in 1925. 6:46 am: Pianist Ingrid Fliter performs Andante Spianato nd Grand Polinaise Op. 22 by Frédéric Chopin. 7:08 am: Composer Daria Tennikova and saxophonist Erika Andersen discus and perform “Poema” with the UW Madison Symphony Orchestra conducted by Kyle …. more »
Friday, 9 May 2014 | Rich Samuels
5:09 am: The Ride of the Valkyries from Act III of Die Walkuerie by Richard Wagner, performed by the NBC Symphony Orchestra conducted by Arturo Toscanini 5:15 am: Sonata in G Minor Op. 7 No. 3 by Muzio Clementi performed by Oan Hominick. 5:27 am: Chloe Trevor, violin, and the Musica Nova Orchestra conducted by Xavier Rodriguez perform the Concerto in A for Violin and Orchestra L. 219 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. 5:54 am: The Los Angeles Guitar Quartet performs Forrobodó by Egberto Gismonti. 6:08 am: Pianist John Salmon performs his arrangement of Ansel Adams: America by Dave and Chris Brubeck. 6:37 am: Architetture: a Concerto for Orchestra by GiorgioFederico Ghedini performed by the Orchestra Sinfonica di Roma conducted by …. more »
Monday, 28 April 2014 | Molly Stentz
Ever wanted to learn to operate a radio station? WORT has a volunteer opportunity on Monday evenings. more »
The WORT Madison, Wisconsin Area Classical Music Calendar for the Week Beginning April 17, 2014 Compiled by Rich Samuels, Host of “Anything Goes”.
Wednesday, 16 April 2014 | Rich Samuels
Thursday April 17, 7:30 pm at Mills Hall, 455 North Park Street, Madison. The Pro Arte Quartet.presents music of Mozart, Menselssohn and Bartok String Quartet in C Major, K. 465 (1785), by W. A. Mozart String Quartet No. 1 (1909), by Béla Bartók String Quartet in E Minor, Op. 44 No. 2 (1837), by Felix Mendelssohn he Pro Arte Quartet was founded in 1911-12 by students at the Brussels Conservatory. Violinist Alphonse Onnou was the leader, and the other founding members included Laurent Halleux (violin), Germain Prévost (viola), and Fernand Auguste Lemaire (‘cello). The quartet made its début in Brussels in 1913 and soon became known as an exponent of modern music. The Pro Arte played their American debut in …. more »