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April 30, 2017

Thursday, April 27, 2017

12:00 AM — 02:00 AM Night Air: Andrea Murray
Spring Morning by Delius; Liszt’s Consolation No. 2 for piano; Elgar’s May Song

02:00 AM — 06:00 AM Brandi Parisi
Beethoven’s Piano Trio in c minor; Richard Strauss’ An Alpine Symphony; 7 Popular Songs by Manuel de Falla

06:00 AM — 10:00 AM Christa Wessel
Distant Land by John Rutter; Larsson’s Little Serenade for Strings; Borodin’s Polovtsian Dances; Dvorak’s Symphony No. 6 in D

10:00 AM — 02:00 PM Robert McBride
Arnold’s Suite from Hobson’s Choice; Mozart’s Concerto for 2 Pianos and Orchestra; Elgar’s Concert Overture, “Alassio” (In the South); Beethoven’s Variations on a theme from Mozart’s The Magic Flute

02:00 PM — 06:00 PM Suzanne Nance
Liszt’s Piano Concerto No. 1; Haydn’s 99th Symphony; Gershwin’s Variations on ‘I Got Rhythm’

03:00 PM — 04:00 PM Thursdays @ Three
A Veritable Variety Show! Violinist John Fawcett, one of this year’s MetroArts Concerto Competition winners; cellist Hamilton Cheifetz and pianist Julia Hwakyu Lee, from Portland State University; and trumpeter Allen Vizzutti, featured soloist with the Oregon Symphonic Band in concerts this weekend.

06:00 PM — 07:00 PM Northwest Previews
The Florestan Trio celebrate their 40th anniversary; Portland Baroque Orchestra plays Baroque bassoon boncertos; And Portland poet Jen Coleman shares a piece written for our Poetry Month celebration.

07:00 PM — 10:00 PM John Burk
Kabalevsky’s Cello Concerto No. 1, with Yo-Yo Ma; Schumann’s Piano Concerto; Mozart’s Symphony No. 40 in g minor; Elgar’s Nursery Suite

10:00 PM — 12:00 AM Night Air
Bach’s Goldberg Variations (arranged by the Catalyst Quartet); Morgen! (Tomorrow), by Richard Strauss; Spiegel im Spiegel by Arvo Pärt


Friday, April 28, 2017

12:00 AM — 02:00 AM Night Air: Andrea Murray
Aria from Bachianas Brasileiras No. 5, by Villa-Lobos; Sarabande and Air by Grieg; Schumann’s Scenes from Childhood

02:00 AM — 06:00 AM Brandi Parisi
Haydn’s “Miracle” Symphony, played by Oregon Symphony; Schubert’s Piano Trio in B-flat Major; String Quartet No. 6 in A, by Karl Ditters Von Dittersdorf

06:00 AM — 10:00 AM Christa Wessel
Bach’s “Little” Fugue in g minor; Wagner’s Overture to his opera, Die Feen (The Fairies); Ravel’s Mother Goose Ballet Suite

10:00 AM — 02:00 PM Robert McBride
Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony; 3 Norwegian Dances by Halvorsen; Janacek’s Lachian Dances

02:00 PM — 06:00 PM Suzanne Nance
Cimarosa’s Oboe Concerto; Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 1; Giuliani’s Guitar Concerto No. 1 in A; a selection from “Bach Trios”, the new CD by Yo-Yo Ma, Chris Thile and Edgar Meyer

06:00 PM — 10:00 PM John Burk
Khachaturian’s Masquerade Suite; Barber’s Violin Concerto; Carmina Burana by Carl Orff (featuring the Chicago Symphony)

10:00 PM — 12:00 AM Night Air: Andrea Murray
Debussy’s Sarabande; Black Swan by Bright Sheng; Voces8 sings Paul Mealor’s Locus Iste


Saturday, April 29, 2017

12:00 AM — 03:00 AM Night Air with Andrea Murray
Debussy’s Beau soir (Beautiful evening); Mazurka Apasionada by Barrios; Butterworth’s English Idyll No. 2

3:00 AM — 08:00 AM Brandi Parasi
Mozart’s Serenade for Winds in B flat, "Gran Partita"; Beethoven’s “Moonlight” Sonata; Pastoral Symphony by Vaughan Williams; Pavarotti sings “Vesti la giubba” from Pagliacci

08:00 AM — 10:00 AM Ed Goldberg
Saint-Saëns’ Bacchanale; Horn Concerto No. 1 by Strauss; Rounds for String Orchestra by David Diamond

10:00 AM — 12:35 PM Metropoitan Opera Live
Yannick Nézet-Séguin conducts Wagner's Der Fliegende Holländer (The Flying Dutchman) with Amber Wagner as Senta, Dolora Zajick as Mary, Jay Hunter Morris as Erik, Ben Bliss as the Steersman, Miachael Volle as the Dutchman, and Franz-Josef Selig as Daland.

02:00 PM — 03:00 PM The Score with Edmund Stone
Stand-Up People: Follow us this week as we offer the men and women who stand up to authority and stare down the powerful with examples in music from On the Waterfront, To Kill a Mockingbird, Lincoln, Inherit the Wind … and more.

03:00 PM — 05:00 PM Warren Black
Von Suppé’s Light Cavalry Overture; Rachmaninov’s Piano Concerto No. 1; Schubert’s Symphony No. 5 in B-flat

05:00 PM On Deck with Young Musicians
Aishani Saha is a soprano and a junior at Westview High School. She learned Indian classical singing at a young age, then fell in love with musical theater… but last year she won a role in Portland Opera’s production of Mozart’s The Magic Flute and that changed everything. She is now studying classical voice, and has won a spot on this year’s MetroArts Young Artist concert (May 9th at Lincoln Hall).

06:00 PM — 08:00 PM Chicago Symphony
Riccardo Muti conducts Ravel's Bolero. We also hear Ginastera's Harp Concerto, Op. 25, with Xavier de Maistre; Charpentier's Impressions of Italy; Chabrier's España; and Stravinsky's Suite from The Firebird.

08:00 PM — 09:00 PM John Pitman
The new CD of Jennifer Higdon’s Oboe Concerto; Till Eulenspiegel by Strauss; Liszt’s Piano Concerto No. 2 in A

09:00 PM — 10:00 PM Club Mod
Secret Alchemy: Secret Alchemy, for piano quartet, by Pierre Jalbert; Suite magica, for guitar and harp, by Maximo Diego Pujol; Supernatural Love, for violin and piano, by Kati Agocs; and more.

10:00 PM — 12:00 AM Night Air with John Pitman
Prayer of Saint Gregory by Hovhaness; Mompou’s Intimate Impressions; Agnus Dei by Fauré


Sunday, April 30, 2017

12:00 AM — 2:00 AM Night Air: John Pitman
Beethoven’s Scene by a Brook; Rejoice, Virgin by Rachmaninov; music of William Byrd; Dirait-On ("So they Say"), by Lauridsen

2:00 AM — 6:00 AM Ed Goldberg
Mendelssohn’s String Quartet No. 1 in E-flat; Ian Bostridge, with a song set by Schubert; Respighi’s Three Botticelli Pictures

6:00 AM — 10:00 AM Christa Wessel
Hoffmeister’s Oboe Concerto in C; Giuliani’s Grand Sonata for guitar; Arensky’s Variations on a Theme by Tchaikovsky

10:00 AM — 01:00 PM Robert McBride
Bach’s Concerto No. 2 in E, with pianist, Anastasia Injushina; Schumann’s Symphony No. 2 in C; Bach’s Sonata No. 3 in g minor, from the new CD, “Bach Trios”

01:00 PM — 02:00 PM Played In Oregon
Trio Con Brio Copenhagen! In March they returned to Portland to play two concerts of mostly-Romantic works at PSU’s Lincoln Hall. On this week’s show, a piece from each concert; piano trios by Beethoven and Robert Schumann, both of which aren’t heard as often as their other chamber works.

2:00 PM — 3:00 PM The Score with Edmund Stone
Machiavelian Manipulations: Sometimes called “the power behind the throne’ we feature films where some people manipulate others for their own good, with examples from The Wizard of Oz, The Cabin in the Woods, Macbeth, The Truman Show and few more.

03:00 PM — 06:00 PM Warren Black
Mozart’s Symphony No. 34 in C; Shor’s Four Seasons in Manhattan; Piano Concerto No. 1 by Brahms; Symphony No. 1, by Florence Price

06:00 PM — 08:00 PM New York Philharmonic
Alan Gilbert conducts Unsuk Chin"s Clarinet Concerto with Kari Kriikku; and Mahler's Symphony No. 1.

08:00 PM — 10:00 PM John Burk
Finlandia by Sibelius; Dvorak’s Violin Concerto; Schubert’s Piano Quintet in A, “Trout”

10:00 PM — 12:00 AM Night Air: John Pitman
Mozart’s Adagio in b minor; melodies by Puccini, Torroba, Elgar and Mendelssohn; music of Hildegard Von Bingen


Monday, May 1, 2017

12:00 AM — 2:00 AM Night Air: John Pitman
The Danish String Quartet performs Jasspodspolska (a polska from Sweden); Ravel’s Prelude in a minor; Bach’s French Suite No. 5; Haydn Wood’s Serenade to Youth

2:00 AM — 6:00 AM Brandi Parisi
Mahler’s Symphony No. 4 in G, featuring soprano Edith Mathis; Beethoven’s Violin Concerto in D; Bizet’s Suite, Jeux d’enfants

6:00 AM — 10:00 AM Christa Wessel
Bolzoni’s Minuetto; Invitation to the Dance by Von Weber; Dvorak’s Symphony No. 8 in G

10:00 AM — 2:00 PM Robert McBride
Rubbra’s Improvisations on Farnaby; Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 19; Puccini’s Tosca Suite; Beethoven’s Pastoral Symphony

2:00 PM — 6:00 PM Suzanne Nance
Handel’s Water Music Suite in D; Symphony No. 2, by Brahms; Schumann’s “Spring” Symphony

6:02 PM — 10:00 PM John Burk
Vaughan Williams’ Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis; Rachmaninov’s 2nd Concerto; Janacek’s Taras Bulba (Rhapsody for Orchestra)

10:00 PM — 12:00 AM Night Air: Andrea Murray
Grieg’s Morning Mood; Song of the Lark by Tchaikovsky; preludes by Chopin, played by Murray Perahia; the Swan by Saint-Saëns


Tuesday, May 2, 2017

12:00 AM — 2:00 AM Night Air: Andrea Murray
Gabriel’s Oboe by Morricone; In the Summertime by O’Connor; Concord by Britten (sung by The King’s Singers)

2:00 AM — 6:00 AM Brandi Parisi
Debussy’s Three Nocturnes for Orchestra; Beethoven’s “Serioso” string quartet; Philidor’s Royal Music for King Louis XIII

6:00 AM — 10:00 AM Christa Wessel
Symphony in E-flat, by Michael Haydn; Morning Papers by Strauss; Bach’s Brandenburg Concerto No. 6; Beethoven’s Piano Concerto in c minor

10:00 AM — 2:00 PM Robert McBride
Haydn’s 102nd Symphony; Tchaikovsky’s Romeo & Juliet; Svendsen’s Symphony No. 2 in B-flat Major

2:00 PM — 6:00 PM Suzanne Nance
Mozart’s Piano Quartet in E-flat; Beethoven’s Symphony No. 4; Gershwin’s Lullaby for strings

6:02 PM — 10:00 PM John Burk
Walton’s The Wise Virgins (based on Bach); Elgar’s Froissart Overture; Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto; Stravinsky’s Petroushka Ballet

10:00 PM — 12:00 AM Night Air: Andrea Murray
Alfred Brendel plays an adagio by Mozart; Glazunov’s Reverie for horn and orchestra; Quiet City by Copland


Wednesday, May 3, 2017

12:00 AM — 2:00 AM Night Air: Andrea Murray
Berio’s Wasserklavier; O Sacred Banquet by Tallis; Couperin’s Chaconne

2:00 AM — 6:00 AM Brandi Parisi
Beethoven’s Piano Sonata No. 1 in f minor; Symphony No. 5 in D, by Vaughan Williams; Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 27 in B-flat

6:00 AM — 10:00 AM Christa Wessel
Larsson’s music for Shakespeare’s The Winter’s Tale; Hungarian Rhapsody No. 1 by Liszt; Serenade No. 1 in D Major, by Brahms

10:00 AM — 2:00 PM Robert McBride
String Quintet by Dittersdorf; Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 14; Schumann’s 4-horn Concert Piece; a new CD of Vivaldi’s recorder concerto, featuring 17-year old Lucie Horsch

2:00 PM — 6:00 PM Suzanne Nance
Lively music of Wagner and Orff; Rachmaninov’s Piano Concerto No. 3; Haydn’s Symphony, “La Passione”; Ponchielli’s Il convegno (The Meeting)

6:02 PM — 10:00 PM John Burk
The Land of the Mountain and the Flood; Piano Trio in B, by Brahms; Elgar’s Cello Concerto, featuring Mischa Maisky

10:00 PM — 12:00 AM Night Air: Andrea Murray
Ravel’s Pavane pour une infante défunte; Behold the Dove by Hildegard Von Bingen; The Ground by Ola Gjeilo


Thursday, May 4, 2017

12:00 AM — 02:00 AM Night Air: Andrea Murray
Adagio by Bruckner; a motet by Maurice Duruflé; Clifford’s Pastoral and Folk Song; Logy’s Suite in G for guitar

02:00 AM — 06:00 AM Brandi Parisi
Beethoven’s Quartet Op. 59, No. 1 in F; Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 4 in f minor; Parry’s Suite for Lady Radnor

06:00 AM — 10:00 AM Christa Wessel
J.C. Bach’s Symphony in g; Somewhere by Bernstein; Clarinet Concerto in B-flat by Stamitz

10:00 AM — 02:00 PM Robert McBride
Wirén’s String Serenade; Schubert’s Symphony No. 1 in D; Fantastic Scherzo by Josef Suk; Dvorak’s Symphony No. 9, "From the New World"

02:00 PM — 06:00 PM Suzanne Nance
Schumann’s Manfred Overture (after Lord Byron); Haydn’s 79th Symphony; The Earl of Oxford’s March by Byrd

03:00 PM — 04:00 PM Thursdays @ Three
In Mulieribus: The all-woman vocal ensemble is celebrating ten years together.

06:00 PM — 07:00 PM NW Previews
We talk with this year’s participants in the annual Fear No Music Young Composers Project. Plus a conversation with the Portland Baroque Orchestra’s John Lenti, who plays string instruments including the lute and the theorbo. We also preview Portland Opera’s La Boheme.

07:00 PM — 10:00 PM John Burk
La Pergrina by Verdi; Schumann’s Cello Concerto; Copland’s Symphony No. 3; Beethoven’s Piano Sonata No. 10 in G Major

10:00 PM — 12:00 AM Night Air
Chopin’s Berceuse; Reade’s Victorian Kitchen Garden Suite; Einaudi’s Fuori dal mondo (Out of this World)