Weekly Highlights

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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MTPR Program Highlights
9:40 am
Tue May 13, 2014

May 15 - May 21

Here are MTPR program highlights for May 15, 2014 – May 21, 2014

THURSDAY- May 15, 2014

9:05 a.m.   – Telemann: Partita #5 in E minor for Oboe and continuo; Nisle: Septet in Eb major; Stamitz: Symphony in F major “La Chasse”; Haydn: 2 Piano Sonatas #2 in E minor and #10 in G major; Beethoven: Piano Concerto #3 in C minor, Op. 37

1:00 p.m   “Why Does Music Move Us?” – Music exists in every culture.  This program delves deeper into what music can teach us about the human brain.  Program three from the month long series, “The Really Big Questions”

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MTPR Program Highlights
12:07 pm
Mon May 5, 2014

May 8 - 14

Here are MTPR program highlights for May 8, 2014 – May 14, 2014

THURSDAY- May 8, 2014

9:05 a.m.   – Gates: Flute Sonata, Rio Bound for clarinet and piano; Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue for Piano solo, Three Preludes; Antheil: A jazz Symphony; Milhaud: Le Printemps, Op. 18, Cinema – Fantaisie d’apres Le Boeuf sur le toit, Op. 586; Bax: Spring Fire Symphony

1:00 p.m   “Why Do We Share” – Are humans basically giving or basically selfish?  Program two from the month long series, “The Really Big Questions”

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MTPR Program Highlights
1:52 pm
Tue April 29, 2014

May 1 - May 7

Here are MTPR program highlights for May 1, 2014 – May 7, 2014

THURSDAY- May 1, 2014

9:05 a.m.   – Gates: Flute Sonata, Rio Bound for clarinet and piano; Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue for Piano solo, Three Preludes; Antheil: A jazz Symphony; Milhaud: Le Printemps, Op. 18, Cinema – Fantaisie d’apres Le Boeuf sur le toit, Op. 586; Bax: Spring Fire Symphony

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MTPR Program Highlights
11:53 am
Mon April 21, 2014

April 24 - 30

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

THURSDAY- April 24, 2014

9:05 a.m.   – Morning Classics – Schumann: Studies for the Pedal Piano; Mundy: Vox Patris Celestis; Hummel: Trumpet Concerto in Eb major; Brahms: 16 Waltzes, Op. 39; Weber: Symphony #1 in C major

1:00 p.m   Intelligence squared debate on the question - Does Affirmative Action on Campuses do more Harm than Good?

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

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MTPR Program Highlights
1:06 pm
Tue April 15, 2014

April 17-23

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

THURSDAY- April 17, 2014

9:05 a.m.   – Morning Classics – Pierre Sancan: Sonatine for flute and piano; Sergei Rachmaninoff: Six Pieces, Op. 11, for piano; Reinhold Glière: Symphony #3 – Il’ya Muromets

1:00 p.m   A special - Adapting to Climate Change

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
10:12 pm
Mon April 7, 2014

April 10 - 16

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

THURSDAY- April 10, 2014

9:05 a.m. Morning Classics with Michael Marsolek and guests

11:00 a.m. Freeforms with Zed and guests

1:00 p.m MTPR special shorts; the best of short form and comedic pieces from the public radio universe

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

7:30 p.m. The Write Question – Highlights from past programs with Zed and Chérie Newman

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MTPR Program Highlights
2:47 pm
Mon March 31, 2014

April 3 - April 9, 2014

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

THURSDAY- April 3, 2014

9:05 a.m.   – Morning Classics  – Vaughn Williams: Violin Sonata in A minor; Hoover: Lyric Trio for Flute, Cello, and Piano; Vivaldi: Flute Concerto #1 in F major, RV 433-“La Tempesta di Mare”; Debussy: La Mer – for piano 4 hards; Delius: Sea Drift

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MTPR Program Highlights
3:36 pm
Mon March 24, 2014

March 27-April 2

Here are MTPR program highlights for March 27 – April 2, 2014

THURSDAY- March 27, 2014

9:05 a.m.   – Morning Classics  – William Vincent Wallace: Selections for Piano; W. A. Mozart: Symphony #30 in D major, K.186-6; Felix Mendelssohn: String Quartet in Eb major, Op. 44 #3; Michael Haydn: Concerto for Flute in D major and Concertino for Trumpet in D major

1:00 p.m   An Intelligence Squared Debate on the motion “Does the president have the constitutional power to target and kill U.S. citizens abroad?”

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MTPR Program Highlights
9:14 am
Tue March 18, 2014

March 20 - 26

Here are MTPR program highlights for March 20 – March 26, 2014

THURSDAY- March 20, 2014

9:05 a.m.   – Morning Classics  – Debussy: Printemps Suite and Divertissement for Piano Duo; Beethoven: Violin Sonata #5 in F major, Op. 24,“Spring”; Greig: The Mountain Maid for Trumpet and Piano; Schumann: Symphony #1 in Bb major, Op. 38 “Spring”

1:00 p.m   Notes on Spring – A seasonal special, music and information about the promising resurgence of spring, including facts about the featured music.

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