Posted on September 27, 2018

Welcome to All Classical Portland’s Weekly Program Highlights page! We are thrilled to share some great music we have lined up for you! Come back each week for newly curated Weekly Program Highlights.

 

Thursday, September 27, 2018

12:00 AM — 02:00 AM Night Air with Andrea Murray
Pastorale (pastoral song), by Rodrigo; In a Landscape, by John Cage; Romance for flute, by Saint-Saëns

02:00 AM — 06:00 AM Brandi Parisi
Tchaikovsky’s “Winter Daydreams” symphony, and Mendelssohn’s “Reformation” symphony (No. 5 in D Major)

06:00 AM — 10:00 AM Warren Black
Ravel’s Morning Song of the Jester, and Schumann’s “Spring” symphony

10:00 AM — 02:00 PM Christa Wessel
Mozart’s Concerto for 2 Pianos and Orchestra, and Beethoven’s Symphony No. 1 in C

02:00 PM — 06:00 PM Afternoons
Bach’s Brandenburg Concerto No. 1 in F, and Chopin’s Andante Spianato and Grande Polonaise

03:00 PM Thursdays @ Three
Northwest Art Song (soprano Arwen Myers, mezzo Laura Beckel Thoreson, pianist Susan McDaniel) give us a sneak peek into their upcoming performance at First Presbyterian.

06:00 PM — 10:00 PM John Burk
Arensky’s Piano Concerto in f minor; Ernest John Moeran’s Serenade in G

07:00 PM SPECIAL
Oregon Symphony’s new CD “Aspects of America” debut. Hosted by Brandi Parisi.

10:00 PM — 12:00 AM Night Air with Andrea Murray
Schubert’s Symphony No. 5 in B-flat Major, and Bach’s Chorale from the St. Matthew Passion (“Erbarme Dich”)


Friday, September 28, 2018

12:00 AM — 02:00 AM Night Air with Andrea Murray
Improvisation on "Apres Un Reve" (arr. by Wild), and chamber works by Brahms and Debussy

02:00 AM — 06:00 AM Brandi Parisi
Haydn’s Symphony No. 53 (played by the Oregon Symphony), and the Rob Roy Overture, by Berlioz

06:00 AM — 10:00 AM Warren Black
Liszt’s Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2, and Bizet’s Carmen Suite

10:00 AM — 02:00 PM Christa Wessel
Rachmaninov’s Piano Concerto No. 2, and Beethoven’s Symphony No. 7

02:00 PM — 06:00 PM Afternoons
Dvorak’s My Home overture; Hummel’s Piano Concerto No. 3; Yo-Yo Ma’s newest Cd of Bach’s cello suites

06:00 PM — 10:00 PM John Burk
Roman Carnival overture by Berlioz; Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 2; Bizet’s Symphony in C

10:00 PM — 12:00 AM Night Air
Andrea has Bach, Carulli, Vivaldi, and other greats with gentle music for the late-night hours


Saturday, September 29, 2018

12:00 AM — 03:00 AM Night Air with Andrea Murray
Bach’s Cello Suite No. 1 in G, and Satie’s 6 Gnossiennes; Beethoven’s String Quartet No. 1 in F

03:00 AM — 08:00 AM Brandi Parisi
Music by Mozart, Gershwin, Tchaikovsky

08:00 AM — 10:00 AM Ed Goldberg
Beethoven’s Cello Sonata No. 3 in A; Polovtsian Dances, from Borodin’s “Prince Igor”

10:00 AM — 02:00 PM Saturday Matinee with Ed Goldberg
DreamS: Ed Goldberg starts with “A Waltz-Dream" by Oscar Straus, who dropped the final “s”, so folks wouldn’t confuse him with the Waltz King! He continues with a ballet from Gounod’s “Faust”, and Tchaikovsky’s music for a ballet about “The Sleeping Beauty”. Don’t worry, it’s not music to fall asleep to!

02:00 PM — 03:00 PM The Score
Hollywood’s ‘A’ List – Zoe Saldana: We continue our popular series of music and moments from Hollywood ‘A’ List actors, this week showcasing the movies of Zoe Saldana (zoey sal-dana – flat a). She has only appeared in movies over the past 20 years but those films are some of the biggest, including Avatar, three Star Trek movies, two Guardians of the Galaxy films, and Avengers: Infinity War.

03:00 PM — 07:00 PM John Pitman
Saint-Saëns’ Clarinet Sonata; Hanson’s “Romantic” Symphony; Hummel’s Trumpet Concerto

05:00 PM On Deck with Young Musicians
Esme Peters is a violinist with the Metropolitan Youth Symphony and a 17-year old junior at Grant High School. She wants to pursue a career in music, but that hasn’t stopped her from learning how to pole vault and work diligently to find the world’s best chocolate chip cookie recipe.

07:00 PM — 09:00 PM The Concert Hall with John Pitman
Schubert’s 3rd symphony; Beethoven’s piano concerto no. 4; Symphony No. 5 by Shostakovich

09:00 PM — 10:00 PM Club Mod
Piece by and featuring Terry Riley, including one he recorded with an grade-school avant-garde ensemble. Plus, part of Sufjan Stevens’ score for a documentary about a highway.

10:00 PM — 12:00 AM Night Air with Andrea Murray
Gentle melodies by Dvorak, Mozart, Haydn, Astor Piazzolla and others.


Sunday, September 30, 2018

12:00 AM — 03:00 AM Night Air with Andrea Murray
a suite for violas da gamba by Andreas Hammerschmidt; Lilburn’s Phantasy for Quartet; Adagio for guitar and strings by Rodrigo; Schumann’s Piano Quintet, Op. 44

03:00 AM — 06:00 AM Ed Goldberg
Dvorak’s Symphony No. 3; String Quintet by Brahms

06:00 AM — 10:00 AM Warren Black
a suite “in the folk style”, by Cesar Cui; C.P.E. Bach’s Cello Concerto in A

10:00 AM — 01:00 PM Sunday Brunch with Suzanne Nance
From the Tudor Court to the Present Day: Suzanne shares music from the time of Elizabeth the First, a lilting journey to Scotland, on to Vienna, and back to Britain with... Britten!

01:00 PM — 02:00 PM Played In Oregon
TBA

02:00 PM — 03:00 PM The Score
SPECIAL: First-ever two-part Score episode featuring composer Danny Elfman, talking about his many scores (Batman, Edward Scissorhands, etc.)

03:00 PM — 09:00 PM John Pitman
Piano Concerto No. 5, "Emperor", by Beethoven; Rachmaninov’s Piano Concerto No. 3; La Mer, by Debussy; Mahler’s 5 Rückert-Lieder (sung by Anne Sofie Von Otter)

09:00 PM — 12:00 AM John Burk
Works by Villa-Lobos, Max Bruch and Dvorak; Charles Stanford’s Symphony No. 3, “Irish” (Stanford born in 1852)


Monday, October 1, 2018

12:00 AM — 02:00 AM Night Air with Andrea Murray
Gentle pieces by Grieg, Haydn, Henry Cowell and Heitor Villa-Lobos (5 preludes for guitar)

02:00 AM — 06:00 AM Brandi Parisi
Bruch’s Violin Concerto No. 2, and Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 23 in A Major

06:00 AM — 10:00 AM Warren Black
Flute Concerto by Holzbauer; Vivaldi’s Summer concerto; Mozart’s “Paris” symphony

10:00 AM — 02:00 PM Christa Wessel
Dvorak’s Serenade for Strings in E; Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 5; Copland’s Rodeo ballet

02:00 PM — 06:00 PM Afternoons
Vaughan Williams’ English Folk Song Suite, and Tchaikovsky’s Piano Concerto No.1; Siegfried Idyll by Wagner

06:00 PM — 10:00 PM John Burk
Schubert’s Violin Sonata in D; Beethoven’s Symphony No. 8; Rachmaninov’s Symphony No. 2

10:00 PM — 12:00 AM Night Air
Mozart’s Adagio for clarinet; Dowland’s Galliard, played by Ronn McFarlane; Interlude No. 2, by Philip Glass


Tuesday, October 2, 2018

12:00 AM — 02:00 AM Night Air with Andrea Murray
Mozart’s Rondo in A minor, K. 511; Roncalli’s Guitar Sonata No. 3; Corelli’s Violin Sonata No. 12 in D Minor, "La Folia di Spagna"

02:00 AM — 06:00 AM Brandi Parisi
Haydn’s “Lark” quartet; Symphony No. 4, by Albéric Magnard

06:00 AM — 10:00 AM Warren Black
Rutter’s Five Meditations for Orchestra; Don Juan, by Richard Strauss; Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 5, "Emperor"

10:00 AM — 02:00 PM Christa Wessel
Giuliani’s Guitar Concerto No. 1; Mozart’s Clarinet Quintet in A; Symphony No. 2 in D, by Sibelius

02:00 PM — 06:00 PM Afternoons
Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto; Beethoven’s String Quartet No. 3 in D; Brandenburg Concerto No. 5

06:00 PM — 10:00 PM John Burk
Finlandia, by Sibelius; Beethoven’s “Moonlight” sonata; Prokofiev’s Piano Concerto No. 1

10:00 PM — 12:00 AM Night Air
Andante from Beethoven’s 9th (arr. Liszt for 2 pianos); Mendelssohn’s Adagio for Piano, Violin and Strings


Wednesday, October 3, 2018

12:00 AM — 02:00 AM Night Air
Suite in G for guitar, by Johann Anton Logy; Louis Spohr’s Sonata for Violin & Harp in e minor

02:00 AM — 06:00 AM Brandi Parisi
Bach’s Concerto No. 1 in d minor, and Violin Concerto by Sibeliu

06:00 AM — 10:00 AM Warren Black
Sonata No. 1 in G Major, by Bach, and Symphony No. 4 in d minor by Schumann

10:00 AM — 02:00 PM Christa Wessel
Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 17 in G; Elgar’s Cockaigne (In London Town) Overture; Bach’s Brandenburg Concerto No. 6 in B flat

02:00 PM — 06:00 PM Afternoons
Beethoven’s Violin Sonata No. 5 in F, "Spring”; Mendelssohn’s Piano Concerto No. 2 in d minor; Concerto No. 3 in F (A Due Cori), by Handel

06:00 PM — 10:00 PM John Burk
Havanaise, by Saint-Saëns; Janacek’s Rhapsody for Orchestra, Taras Bulba; Symphony No. 2, by Charles Ives


Thursday, October 4, 2018

10:00 PM — 12:00 AM Night Air
Andante Grazioso and Capriccio for Strings, by Robert Fuchs; Satie’s Messe Des Pauvres ("Poor-peoples' Mass")

12:00 AM — 02:00 AM Night Air with Andrea Murray
Magnificat by Walter Lambe (15th century, English); Etude No. 5, by Philip Glass (Vikingur Olafsson, piano)

02:00 AM — 06:00 AM Brandi Parisi
Schubert’s Piano Quintet in A, "Trout"; Vaughan Williams’ Oboe Concerto

06:00 AM — 10:00 AM Warren Black
Mozart’s Serenata Notturna; overture to Von Weber’s opera, Euryanthe; Mysterious Mountain (Symphony No. 2), by Hovhaness

10:00 AM — 02:00 PM Christa Wessel
Haydn’s Symphony No. 96 in D, "Miracle"; Der Rosenkavalier suite, by Richard Strauss; Mozart’s Symphony No. 30 in D

02:00 PM — 06:00 PM Afternoons
Dvorak’s Symphony No. 6 in D; Les Elemens (The Elements), a ballet by Rebel; Debussy’s Petite Suite

03:00 PM — 04:00 PM Thursdays @ Three
Friction Quartet and 45th Parallel.

06:00 PM — 10:00 PM John Burk
Gershwin’s An American in Paris; Symphony No. 2, by Randall Thompson; Ravel’s Piano Concerto in G

10:00 PM — 12:00 AM Night Air with Andrea Murray
Adagio from the Brahms Piano Concerto No. 1; Suite in g minor, by Bach (Jason Vieaux, guitar); Solemn Andante by Bruckner

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