Weekly Highlights

MTPR Program Highlights
10:22 am
Tue July 22, 2014

July 24 - July 30

Here are MTPR program highlights for July 24 – July 30, 2014

THURSDAY- July 24, 2014

9:05 a.m.   – Morning Classics - Bach: Sinfonia #2 in C minor, BWV 788 and Sinfonia #9 in F minor, BWV 795 for piano; Mozart: Divertimento in Eb major, K. 563; Heinichen: Two Concerti Grossi: in F major and G major; Reinecke: Cello Concerto in D minor, Op. 82

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MTPR Program Highlights
11:48 am
Mon July 14, 2014

July 17 - July 23

Here are MTPR program highlights for July 17 – July 23, 2014

THURSDAY- July 17, 2014

9:05 a.m.   – Morning Classics - Roumi Petrova: Passacaglia on a Traditional Bulgarian Melody for cello and piano and 5 Ancient Bulgarian Portraits for solo cello; Bedrich Smetana: String Quartet in E minor – “From My Life”; Pantcho Vladigerov: Perpetuum Mobile, Op. 59 #5, Rhapsody Vardar, Op. 16, and Chant, Op. 25 #1 all for piano; Janacek: Concertino for piano, winds, and strings; Brahms: Serenade #1 in D major, Op. 11

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MTPR Program Highlights
2:15 pm
Mon July 7, 2014

July 10- July 16

Here are MTPR program highlights for July 10 – July 16, 2014

THURSDAY- July 10, 2014

9:05 a.m.   – Morning Classics - Turina: Danzas Gitanas, Op. 55 and Mompou: - Carciones y Danzas, Nos. 1 & 6 – both for piano; Chausson: Concert in D major for violin, piano, and string quartet, Op. 21; Albeniz: Asturias for guitar; Bach: Sheep May Safely Graze, BWV 208 for guitar; Albinoni: Adagio in G minor for guitar; Ginastera: Estancia, Op. 8 and Suite de Danzas Criollas, Op. 15

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MTPR Program Highlights
12:35 pm
Mon June 30, 2014

July 3 - July 9

Here are MTPR program highlights for July 3 – July 9, 2014

THURSDAY- July 3, 2014

9:05 a.m.   – Morning Classics - Fauré: String Quartet in E minor, Op. 121; Paganiní: Caprices for Violin #1-8; Casella: Symphony #3; Villa-Lobos: Aria from Bachianas-Brasileiras #5 for accordion, mandolin, and double bass

1:00 p.m   The Capitol Steps – The July 4th edition of politics takes a holiday.

2:06 p.m.    Jazz Sessions - A variety of jazz tunes and styles with Terry Conrad

4:00 p.m.    The Pea Green Boat with Annie Garde – a show for children of all ages

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MTPR Program Highlights
12:08 pm
Mon June 23, 2014

June 26 - July 2

Here are MTPR program highlights for June 26 – July 2, 2014

THURSDAY- June 26, 2014

9:05 a.m.   – Morning Classics - Schumann: Violin Sonata #3 in A minor; Beethoven: String Quartet, Op. 131; Bach: Two Toccatas for piano: in G minor, BWV 915 and in D minor, BWV 913; Saint-Saens: Symphony in A major

1:00 p.m   An America Abroad special - The Power of Art in a Changing Middle East

2:06 p.m.    Jazz Sessions - A variety of jazz tunes and styles with Terry Conrad

4:00 p.m.    The Pea Green Boat with Annie Garde – a show for children of all ages

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MTPR Program Highlights
12:21 pm
Mon June 16, 2014

June 19 - June 25

Here are MTPR program highlights for June 19 – June 25, 2014

THURSDAY- June 19, 2014

9:05 a.m.   – Morning Classics - Mozart: Symphony #36 in C major “Linz”, K. 425; Selections from CD “Music of the Kingdom,” performed by The Sixteen; Giovanni and Giuliani: Harp Sonata #3 in Eb major; Farrenc: Clarinet Trio in Eb major, Op. 44; Weber: Clarinet Concerto #2 in Eb major, Op. 74

1:00 p.m   A Climate One special – Meltdown – An exploration of how mountains and forests are being impacted by climate change.

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MTPR Program Highlights
1:15 pm
Mon June 9, 2014

June 12 - June 18

Here are MTPR program highlights for June 12 – June 18, 2014

THURSDAY- June 12, 2014

9:05 a.m.   – Morning Classics - Ralph Vaughn Williams: Phantasy Quintet; John Adams: City Noir; George Rochberg: Partita variations for piano; Leonard Bernstein: Dream With Me and In Our Time, for cello and piano; Samuel Barber: Cello Sonata, Op. 6

1:00 p.m   “What’s Your Story?” – Research confirms that our minds depend on story as the main roadmap for comprehending. The final program from the series, “The Really Big Questions”

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MTPR Program Highlights
12:09 pm
Mon June 2, 2014

June 5 - June 11

Here are MTPR program highlights for June 5 – June 11, 2014

THURSDAY- June 5, 2014

9:05 a.m.   – Morning Classics - C.P.E. Bach: Two “Berlin” Symphonies, in Eb major and F major; Grabert: Oboe Sonata in G minor, Op. 52; Fuchs: Serenade #3, Op. 21; Haydn: String Quartet in D major, Op. 20 #4; Brahms: Hungarian Dances for piano duo, #1-9

1:00 p.m   An Intelligence Squared Debate - Is the college of the future online? Does the traditional classroom stand a chance? Will online education be the great equalizer, or is a campus-based college experience still necessary?

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MTPR Program Highlights
12:43 pm
Tue May 27, 2014

May 29 - June 4

Here are MTPR program highlights for May 29, 2014 – June 4, 2014

THURSDAY- May 29, 2014

9:05 a.m.   – Morning Classics - Saint-Saens: Piano Trio #1 in F major, Op. 18; Van Bree: Grand Quatuor #3 in D minor; Schumann: Piano Sonata #2 in G minor, Op. 22; Nielsen: The Mist is Rising – for lute and harp; Sibelius: Symphony #5 in Eb major, Op. 82

1:00 p.m   “What’s Your Story?” – Research confirms that our minds depend on story as the main roadmap for comprehending. The final program from the month-long series, “The Really Big Questions”

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MTPR Program Highlights
11:10 am
Mon May 19, 2014

May 22 - May 28

Here are MTPR program highlights for May 22, 2014 – May 28, 2014

THURSDAY- May 22, 2014

9:05 a.m.   – Morning Classics - Respighi: Selections for Violin and Piano; Mercadante: Flute Concerto #1 in E major, Op. 49; 2 Songs performed by Cecilia Bartoli; Boccherini: 2 Oboe Quintets: #16 in A major and #18 in D minor; Rossini: 2 String Sonatas: #5 in Eb major and #6 in D major

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