Weekly Highlights

MTPR Program Highlights
4:55 pm
Mon September 29, 2014

October 2 - October 8

Here are MTPR program highlights for Oct 2 – Oct 8, 2014

THURSDAY- Oct 2, 2014

9:05 a.m.        Morning Classics -  Franck: Piano Trio in Eb major, Op. 22; Roussel: Impromtu, Op. 21 for harp; Grandjany: Rhapsodie, Op. 10 for harp; Saint-Saens: Fantasie, Op. 95 for harp; Martin: Concerto for seven wind instruments, timpani, percussion, and string orchestra; Mendelssohn: Organ Sonata in C minor, Op. 65 #2 – arranged for brass; Ravel: Piano Concerto in G major

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MTPR Program Highlights
4:21 pm
Mon September 22, 2014

September 25 - October 1

Here are MTPR program highlights for Sept 25- Oct 1, 2014

THURSDAY- Sept 25, 2014

9:05 a.m.    Morning Classics -  Bach: Chaconne arranged for left hand; Kirchner: L.H. for left hand; Alec Wilder: Two Woodwind Quintets: #5 and #10; Peter Warlock: Choral Selections; Sergey Prokofiev: Symphony #5

1:00 p.m       An Intelligence Squared Debate - Individuals and organizations have a consitutional right to unlimited spending on their own political speech.

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

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MTPR Program Highlights
4:34 pm
Mon September 15, 2014

September 18 - 24

Here are MTPR program highlights for Sept 18- 24, 2014

THURSDAY- Sept 18, 2014

9:05 a.m.    Morning Classics -  Rubinstein: Six Characteristic Pictures, Op. 50, for piano 4 hands; Rabaud: Solo de Concours, Op. 10, for clarinet and piano; Busoni: Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 35a; Dvorak: 5 Bagatelles, Op. 47, for 2 violins, cello, and harmonium, Sibelius: Symphony #1 in E minor, Op. 39

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MTPR Program Highlights
4:20 pm
Mon September 8, 2014

September 11 - 17

Here are MTPR program highlights for Sept 11- 17, 2014

THURSDAY- Sept 11, 2014

9:05 a.m.    Morning Classics -  Liszt: Fantasy and Fugue, S. 463, also Funerailles, both for piano; Tavener: Funeral Canticle; Brade: Two Pieces; William Byrd: Alleluia, Alleluia; Gustav Holst: Second Suite in F; Rachmaninov: Symphony #3 in A minor, Op. 44

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MTPR Program Highlights
10:46 am
Tue September 2, 2014

September 4 - September 10

Here are MTPR program highlights for September 4 – September 10

THURSDAY- September 4, 2014

9:05 a.m.    Morning Classics - Bax: Piano Trio in B-flat major; Clyne: Prince of Clouds; Raff: La Cicerenella, Op. 165 for piano; Adams: John’s Book of Alleged Dances; Fuchs: Serenade # 1 in D major, Op. 9

1:00 p.m.    Greater Expectations: The Challenge of the Common Core - The second of a four week education series from American Radioworks. This documentary takes listeners into classrooms to explore how the standards are changing teaching and learning.

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MTPR Program Highlights
10:55 am
Tue August 26, 2014

August 28 - September 3

Here are MTPR program highlights for August 28 – September 3

THURSDAY- August 28, 2014

9:05 a.m.    Morning Classics - Smetana: Characteristic Pieces, Op. 3, also Sketches, Op. 5; Zemlinsky: Zwei Satze (1927) for string quartet; Selections by Anerio and Pacelli, performed by The Sixteen; Tchaikovsky: Symphony “Pathetique” # 6 in B minor, Op.74

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MTPR Program Highlights
12:53 pm
Mon August 18, 2014

August 21 - 27

Here are MTPR program highlights for August 21- 27, 2014

THURSDAY- August 21, 2014

9:05 a.m.    Morning Classics – Albeniz: Suite Espanola, Op. 47, also Pavana-Capricho, Op. 12; Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez, also Ivocacion y Danza; Pujol: Suite Buenos Aires, also Dos Aires Candomberos; Ravel: Rhapsodie Espanol, also La Valse

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MTPR Program Highlights
11:34 am
Mon August 11, 2014

August 14 - August 20

Here are MTPR program highlights for August 14, 2014

THURSDAY- August 14, 2014

9:05 a.m.    Morning Classics – D’Indy: works for piano, Helvetia and Contes de fees, Op. 86; Ravel: Sonatine for wind quintet; Saint-Saens: Triptyque, Op. 136; Farrenc: Piano Trio #1 in Eb major, Op. 33; Frank: Psyche

1:06 p.m   Is Death Final? – This Intelligence Squared debate asks if the prospect of an existence after death is “real” and provable by science, or a construct of wishful thinking about our own mortality?

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Weekly Highlights
10:30 am
Wed August 6, 2014

August 7 - August13

Here are MTPR program highlights for August 7-13, 2014

THURSDAY- Aug 7, 2014

9:05 a.m. – Morning Classics – Widerkehr: Duo Sonata in E minor for oboe and piano; Mozart: Theme, Interludes, and Re-Variations; Bach: Oboe Concerto in F major, BWV 1053; Richter: Sonata #5 in F major for flute, harpsichord, and cello; Strauss: Sonatina #2 in Eb major for 16 Winds, “Happy Workshop”

1:00 p.m Live Event - Sean Watkins of Nickel Creek plays live and talks with John Floridis at the MTPR studios

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MTPR Program Highlights
10:50 am
Mon July 28, 2014

July 31 - August 6

Here are MTPR program highlights for July 31 – August 6, 2014

THURSDAY- July 31, 2014

9:05 a.m.   – Morning Classics - Liszt: Deux Legendes and Ballade #1 in Db for piano; Prokofiev: Violin Sonata in F minor, Op. 80; Tchaikovsky: Meditation for violin, clarinet, and piano; Glazunov: Symphony #2 in F# minor, Op. 16 – “To The Memory of Liszt”

1:00 p.m   An Intelligence Squared debate on the motion “Individuals and organizations have a constitutional right to unlimited spending on their own political speech”

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