Sunday Classics

Piano – December 31, 2017

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Explorations deep into the language of music.There’s a lot that’s Bach, and a lot that’s not. Hosted by Sherry Gendleman, Madalyn Merkey and Larry Kelp.


Artist Song Album Label
New Year's Eve edition of PIANO, hosted by Larry Kelp
Stepen Hough, pianoDebussy: EstampesClaude DebussyHyperion
Gustav Leonardt, organJohann Caspar Ferdinand Fischer: PassacagliaThe Organ in the Renaissance & Baroque: NetherlandsSEON (Sony EU)
Angela Hewitt, pianoScarlatti: Sonata in E flat Maj (Kk474), Sonata in C min (Kk58)Domenico ScarlattiHyperion
Gustav Leonhardt, Baroque Orch., Tolzen KnabenchoirJ.S. Bach: Cantata 41: Jesu, Nun Sei Gepreiset (last 3 mvts)J.S. Bach Cantatas 27, 34, 41Sony Classical (Europe)
La Societe de Musique d'AutrefoisTubas Gallicalis (15th C France, played on 3 sacqueboutes)Masterpieces of the eary French & Italian RenaissanceNonesuch
La Societe de Music d'AutrefoisG. Binchois: Triste plaisir et doubleureuse joieMasterpieces of the early French & Italian RenaissanceNonesuch
La Societe de Music d'AutrefoisBinchois: Deul Angoisseux, Rage DesmesureeMasterpieces of the early French & Italian RenaissanceNonesuch
Evelyn Glennie, marimbaA Little PrayerHer Greatest HitsRCA Red Seal
Kirsten Flagstad, sopranoHandel: Serse: Ombra mai fu (Largo)Kirsten Flagstad: Handel, Bach, Purcel, Gluck, WagnerTestament
Charlie Byrd, guitarVilla-Lobos: Etudes for Guitar (1940)Music of Villa-Lobos: Sketches of BrazilColumbia
Sarah Cahill, pianoRavel: Ondine (from Gaspard de la nuit); Alborado del gracioso (from Miroirs)Ravel: Miroirs and Gaspard de la nuitNew Albion
Peter Apfelbaum, pianoimprov medley incuding themes by Abdullah Ibrahim, Billy Strayhorn's "UMMG" and a Hampton Hawes blueslive in KPFA performance studio on Sing Out, Dec 20, 2017engineer: Tony Ferro
Van Cliburn, pianoLiszt: Liebestraum No 3; Beethoven: Fur EliseThe World's Favorite Piano MusicBMG Classics (RCA Victor)
JoAnn Falletta, conductor; Women's PhilharmonicLili Boulanger: D'un Soir Triste (1918)The Women's PhilharmonicKoch International Classics
Charles Owen, pianoPoulenc: Melancolie (1940)PoulencSomm (England)
Jon Jang, pianoYou'll Never Walk Alonelive in KPFA performance studio, Sept. 14, 2011engineer: Tony Ferro
Anna Boser and Laurel North, Celtic harpsFrodo's Waltz / Laurel's Waltzlive in KPFA performance studio, June 15, 2016engineer: Tony Ferro
Vijay Iyer, pianoDuke Ellington: The Village of the Virgins" (from dance "The River")AccelerandoACT Music
Martha Argerich, pianoJ.S. Bach: Bourree (from English Suite No 2 in A min, BWV 807)Live from the Concertgebouw 1978 & 1979EMI Classics
Stephen Hough, pianoDebussy: Le plus que lenteClaude DebussyHyperion
Martha Argerich, pianoDomenico Scarlatti: Sonata in D minor (Kk141)Live fromthe Concertgebouw 1978 & 1979EMI Classics
Patrick Ball, Celtc harpAuld Lang SyneThe Christmas RoseFortuna

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