Music Featured on the May 1, 2014 Edition of “Anything Goes” Hosted by Rich Samuels on WORT 89.9 FM Madison, Wisconsin

Sunday, 27 April 2014 | Rich Samuels

5:09 am: Die Erste Walpurgisnacht by Felix Mendelssohn performed by the Chamber Orchestra of Europe, chorus and soloists under the direction of Nicholas Harnoncourt.

5:46 am: Ballet music from Faust by Charles Gounod, performed by the Bavarian Radio Symphony conducted by COlin Davis.

6:08 am: Symphony NO. 3 by Dmitri Shostakovich performed bt rhe London Philharmonic Orchestra and Chorus conducted by Bernard Haitink.

6:48 am: Audio from a newsreel chronicling May 1, 1945 in Moscow’s Red Square; Alexandr Androv’s Cantata on Stalin (performed by the RedBanner Red Army Song and Dance Ensemble), Thank You Great Stalin by Leonid Polovnkin (performed by the Central Children’s Theater Choir); Dear Stalin by Ashug Grigor (performed by Vagarshak Saakyan).

7:08 am: Interview with Emily and Codrut Birsan about next weekend’s Madison Symphony Orchestra concert and an upcoming Chicago concert performance of Mozart’s Cosi Fan’ Tutte by Candid Concert Opera.

7:25 am: Pianist Garrick Olsen talks about his upcoming performance of George Gershwon’s Variations on I Got Rhythm with the Madison Symphony Orchestra.

7:37 am: Selections from George Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess from a 1942 recording featuring vocalists Helen Dowdy and Avon Long accompanied by Leo Reisman’s Orchestra.

7:54 am: Performances of George Gershwin’s Liza by Dick Hyman (1992) and Art Tatum (1934).


Anything Goes
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Rich Samuels
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