Weekly Highlights

Highlights of selected programs on MTPR. Posted every Monday.

March 20 - 26

Mar 18, 2014

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.

March 13-19

Mar 10, 2014

Here are MTPR program highlights for March 13 – March 19, 2014

THURSDAY- March 13, 2014

9:05 a.m.   – Morning Classics  – Fauré: Impromtu, Op. 86 for Harp; Nadermann: Sonata in C major for Harp; Giuliana: Gran Duetto Concertante for Flute and Guitar, Op. 52; Telemann: Two Concerti in D major for three Trumpets; Monteverdi: Two Madrigals; Boccherini: Symphony #6 in A major

March 6 - 12

Mar 3, 2014

Here are MTPR program highlights for March 6 – March 12, 2014

THURSDAY- March 6, 2014

9:05 a.m.   – Morning Classics  – CPE Bach: Sonata in A minor for solo Flute; Hamburger Sonata in G for Flute and Basso Continuo; Wanhal: Adagio Cantabile for Clarinet and Piano; Hoffmeister: Flute Concerto #22 in G major; Beethoven: Piano Sonata #8 in C minor, Op. 13 – “Pathétique”; Schubert: Symphony #5 in Bb major, D. 485

February 27 - March 5

Feb 25, 2014

Here are MTPR program highlights for February 27 – March 5, 2014

THURSDAY- February 27, 2014

9:05 a.m.   – Morning Classics – Bach: Two Sinfonias for Piano, #4 in D minor and #5 in Eb major; Pärt-Passacaglia, Vivaldi: Concerto in F major, RV 551, for 3 Violins; Beethoven: String Quartet in E minor, Op. 59 #2; Hummel: Piano Trio in Eb major, Op. 12; Haydn: Symphony #91 in Eb major

1:00 p.m   Civil Rights in America – a special hosted by Charles Dutton

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

February 20-26

Feb 18, 2014

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

THURSDAY- February 20, 2014

9:05 a.m.   – Dussek: Symphony in Bb; Enescu: Violin Sonata #2 in F minor, Op. 6; Lenoir: Parlez – Moi D’Amaour for accordion; Dohnanyi: Serenade for Strings, Op. 10; Dvořák: Cello Concerto in B minor, Op. 104

1:00 p.m   State of the Re:Union -“Re:Defining Black History” - Zeroing in one some alternate, lesser known narratives, ones edited out of the mainstream imagining of Black History, which deconstruct the popular perception of certain celebrated moments

February 13 - 19

Feb 10, 2014

Here are MTPR program highlights for February 13 – February 19, 2014

THURSDAY- February 13, 2014

9:05 a.m.   – Handel: Suite #2 in F major, HWV 427, Suite #3 in D minor, HWV 428; Clementi: Symphony #3 in G major, “The Great National”; Pleyel: String Quartet in C major; Bottesini: Elegie in D major for Double Bass and Piano; Mozart: Piano Quartet #2 in Eb major, k. 493

1:00 p.m   Backstory Special – Love Me Did:  A History of Courtship – the History Guys explore three centuries of pre-marital intimacy  

February 6 - February 12, 2014

Feb 3, 2014

Here are MTPR program highlights for February 6 – February 12, 2014

THURSDAY- February 6, 2014

9:05 a.m.   – Liszt: Rhapsodie Espagnole; Granados: Quejas o la maja y el ruiseñor; Mozart: Overture from “The       Magic Flute” for Mandolin Quartet; Meyer: Winter’s Chill; Bartok: Roumanian Folk Dances; de Falla 6 Popular Spanish Songs, both fro Mandolin; Freitas-Branco: Violin Sonata #1; Villa-Lobos: Bachianas-Brasileiras #7

January 30 - February 5

Jan 27, 2014

Here are MTPR program highlights for January 30 – February 5, 2014

THURSDAY- January 30, 2014

9:05 a.m.   Morning Classics - Rameau 2 Pièces do Clavecin with flute and violin: 4th and 5th concerts; Selections by Albinoní, Maute, and Zelenka performed by Ensemble Caprice; Zelenka: 2 Capriccios: #1 in D major and #2 in G major; Mozart: Quintet for piano and winds in Eb, KV 452; Pleyel: Symphony in Bb

January 23 - January 29

Jan 21, 2014

Here are MTPR program highlights for January 23 – January 29, 2014

THURSDAY- January 23, 2014

9:05 a.m.   Boccherini: 2 String Quartets: #2 in C minor and #3 in Eb major; Selections for flute and harp by Monti, Blavet, and Paganini; Petrini: Duo in Eb major, Op. 30, for flute and harp; Richter: Sonata #2 in G major for flute, harpsichord, and cello; Mozart: flute Concerto in D major, kv 314

January 16 - January 22

Jan 13, 2014

Here are MTPR program highlights for January 16 – January 22, 2014

THURSDAY- January 16, 2014

9:05 a.m.   Morning Classics – Bolcom: Recuerdos: 3 Traditional Latin American Dances; Copland: El Salon Mexico; Elgar: String Quartet in E minor, Op. 83; Smith: Cello Sonata; Griffes: 2 Sketches Based on Indian Themes for String Quartet; Walton:  Symphony #2

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