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“A Classical Labor Day” by Vincent Trauth from Illinois Public Media

Tonight at 7:00 on WILL, FM-90.9 we present a special “Evening Concert”: “A Classical Labor Day”. I’m Vincent Trauth. Won’t you please join me for American patriotic works like Copland’s “Fanfare for the Common Man” and other pieces related to “work” of some kind, like Verdi’s “Anvil Chorus” and Mendelssohn’s “Venetian Gondola Songs”.

“A Classical Labor Day”

7:00:50PM John Stafford SMITH/Francis Scott KEY The Star Spangled Banner

Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra

Peter Breiner

Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra

An American Salute

Label: Naxos

Catalog Number: 8.559147

7:04:45PM COPLAND Fanfare for the Common Man

St. Louis Symphony Orchestra

Leonard Slatkin

St. Louis Symphony Orchestra

The American Album

Label: RCA

Catalog Number: 60778

7:09:00PM Virgil THOMSON Suite from “The Plow That Broke the Plains” (motion picture, 1936)

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra

Neville Marriner

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra

Virgil Thomson: Music for Film: "The River" & "The Plow That Broke the Plains"

Label: EMI

Catalog Number: 47715

7:23:00PM  George Whitefield CHADWICK Jubilee from “Symphonic Sketches

 

National Radio Sym. Orchestra of Ukraine

 

Theodore Kuchar

National Radio Sym. Orchestra of Ukraine

Chadwick: Symphony No. 2 - Symphonic Sketches

Label: Naxos

Catalog Number: 8.559213

7:32:00PM Virgil THOMSON Suite from “The River” (motion picture, 1937)

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra

Neville Marriner

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra

Virgil Thomson: Music for Film: "The River" & "The Plow That Broke the Plains"

Label: EMI

Catalog Number: 47715

7:58:00PM SOUSA The Stars and Stripes Forever.

Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra

Peter Breiner

Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra

An American Salute

Label: Naxos

Catalog Number: 8.559147

8:03:00PM Joan TOWER Fanfare for the Uncommon Woman, No.1

St. Louis Symphony Orchestra

Leonard Slatkin

St. Louis Symphony Orchestra

The American Album

Label: RCA

Catalog Number: 60778

8:06:00PM Roy HARRIS “Free to Build” from “American Creed”

Seattle Symphony Orchestra

Gerard Schwarz

Seattle Symphony Orchestra

Portraits of Freedom: Music of Aaron Copland and Roy Harris

Label: Delos

Catalog Number: 3140

8:13:00PM VERDI Anvil Chorus from “Il Trovatore”

Cincinnati Pops Orchestra

E.Kunzel

Cincinnati Pops Orchestra

Verdi Without Words: Grand Opera for Orchestra

Label: Telarc

Catalog Number: 80364

8:16:05PM WEBER Huntsmen’s Chorus from “Der Freischutz”

Philadelphia Orchestra; Mormon Tabernacle Choir/Richard Condie, dir.;

Eugene Ormandy

Mormon Tabernacle Choir; Philadelphia Orchestra

Songs & Dances: Nationalism in Music

Label: Sony

Catalog Number: 61698

8:18:59PM GOUNODSoldier’s Chorus from “Faust”

RCA Victor Orchestra; Robert Shaw Chorale

Robert Shaw

Robert Shaw Chorale; RCA Victor Orchestra

Opera Choruses

Label: RCA

Catalog Number: 60205

8:24:00PM HANDEL Keyboard Suite: No. 5: “Harmonious Blacksmith”

Alicia DeLarrocha

Alicia DeLarrocha, piano

Mostly Mozart, Vol. V

Label: London (Decca)

Catalog Number: 417 372

8:37:00PM SCHUBERT arranged by LISZT Gretchen at the Spinning Wheel

Lilya Zilberstein

Lilya Zilberstein, piano

Schubert: Sonate

Label: Deutsche Grammophon

8:44:00PM TRADITIONAL Sea Shanties: “What Shall We Do with A Drunken Sailor?” and “Blow the Man Down"

RCA Victor Orchestra; Men of the Robert Shaw Chorale

Robert Shaw

Men of the Robert Shaw Chorale; RCA Victor Orchestra

Sea Shanties

Label: RCA

Catalog Number: 435 385

8:50:00PM MENDELSSOHN Songs Without Words: Venetian Gondola Song in G minor, op.19, no.6

Daniel Barenboim

Daniel Barenboim, piano

Mendelssohn: Songs Without Words

Label: Deutsche Grammophon

Catalog Number: 423 931

8:51:50PM MENDELSSOHN Songs Without Words: Venetian Gondola Song in F# minor, op.19, no.12

Daniel Barenboim

Daniel Barenboim, piano

Mendelssohn: Songs Without Words

Label: Deutsche Grammophon

Catalog Number: 423 931

8:54:45PM MENDELSSOHN Songs Without Words: Venetian Gondola Song in A minor, op.62, no.5

Daniel Barenboim

Daniel Barenboim, piano

Mendelssohn: Songs Without Words

Label: Deutsche Grammophon

Catalog Number: 423 931

8:57:00PM MENDELSSOHN Songs Without Words: Hunting Song in A, op.19, no.3 (excerpt, fadeout)

Daniel Barenboim

Daniel Barenboim, piano

Mendelssohn: Songs Without Words

Label: Deutsche Grammophon

Catalog Number: 423 931