Saturday Classics

Saturday, 6 to 11 am

Wake up to a great variety of classical music every Saturday morning with host Rolf Charlston. You'll hear works ranging from Baroque to contemporary--from a gentle waltz to a bright tango--from old favorites to something new.

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Playlist

June 01, 2013

6:06 AM
Concerto in E
Artist : Elizabeth Mann, flute
Album :
Composer : George Phillip Telemann
Catalog : 60210 CD
Orchestra : Orchestra of St. Luke's
Label : MusicMaste
6:25 AM
Symphony No. 4 in a Op 63
Artist :
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Composer : Jean Sibelius
Catalog : 4758140 CD
Conductor : Ernest Ansermet
Orchestra : L'Orchestre delaSuisse Romande
Label : London/Dec
7:06 AM
Concerto Grosso in c Op 2
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Francesco Geminiani
Catalog : 553019 CD
Conductor : Jaroslav Krcek
Orchestra : Capella Istropolitana
Label : Naxos
7:16 AM
THE QUEEN OF GOLCONDA: excerpts
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Composer : Franz Berwald
Catalog : 1051 CD
Conductor : Niklas Willen
Orchestra : Malm” Opera Orchestra
Label : Sterling
7:38 AM
The Magic Flutes for Two Flutes & Orch.
Artist : James Galway, flute
Album :
Composer : David Overton
Catalog : 7148 CD
Conductor : James Galway
Orchestra : Sinfonia Varsovia
Label : D. Gramphn
8:06 AM
Symphony No. 2 Op 9
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Composer : Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Catalog : 72019 CD
Conductor : Maurice Abravanel
Orchestra : Utah Symphony Orchestra
Label : VangrdWelk
8:39 AM
Violin Concerto No. 2 in f-Sharp Op 19
Artist : Misha Keylin, violin
Album :
Composer : Henri Vieuxtemps
Catalog : 554114 CD
Conductor : Dennis Burkh
Orchestra : Janacek Philharmonic
Label : Naxos
9:06 AM
The Broken Consort: Suite No. 4 in C
Artist :
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Composer : Matthew Locke
Catalog : 101 CD
Orchestra : Musica Pacifica
Label :
9:18 AM
Harpsichord Concerto in f
Artist : Anthony Halstead, piano
Album :
Composer : Johann Christian Bach
Catalog : 999393 CD
Conductor : Anthony Halstead
Orchestra : Hanover Band
Label : CPO
9:42 AM
Symphony No.1 La Nuit des Tropiques
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Composer : Louis Moreau Gottschalk
Catalog : 4051 CD
Conductor : Maurice Abravanel
Orchestra : Utah Symphony Orchestra
Label : VangrdOmeg
10:00 AM
Petrouchka (1947)
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Composer : Igor Stravinsky
Catalog : 434331 CD
Conductor : Antal Dorati
Orchestra : Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
Label : Mercury
10:44 AM
Symphony No. 5 in F Op 76
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Composer : Antonin Dvorak
Catalog : 550270 CD
Conductor : Stephen Gunzenhauser
Orchestra : Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Label : Naxos
WRTI Spotlight
8:26 am
Sat March 8, 2014

The Met Opera on WRTI: THE ENCHANTED ISLAND, March 8, 1 PM

Danielle de Niese sings Ariel and Plácido Domingo sings Neptune in The Metropolitan Opera's THE ENCHANTED ISLAND.
Ken Howard

This week, we're back at our usual 1 pm start time! Tune in for the Met’s delightful Baroque fantasy THE ENCHANTED ISLAND. The opera returns after its critically acclaimed world-premiere run in 2011–12, bringing together the music of Handel, Vivaldi, Rameau, Purcell, and other composers, set to a brilliant new English libretto inspired by Shakespeare’s The Tempest and A Midsummer Night’s Dream.

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WRTI Spotlight
12:04 pm
Fri August 30, 2013

2013 Labor Day Weekend Classical Countdown

Join us for this year's classical countdown! It's your 30 favorite classical works on WRTI thorughout the holiday weekend. Listen on Friday, August 30 from noon to 6 pm, Saturday, August 31 from 6 to 11:30 am, and Monday, September 2nd from 6 am to 6 pm. Check out the list below! And have a wonderful holiday!

The Votes Are In!
10:06 am
Sat August 24, 2013

Coming Up: 2013 Listener-Favorite Classical and Jazz Countdowns Over Labor Day Weekend!

You voted...listen for the results! It's your favorite 30 classical works and 100 jazz songs on WRTI. Start listening on Friday, August 30th at noon and through Monday, September 2nd to hear your favorites. Don't miss a moment!