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

August 24, 2013

6:06 AM
Suite Pastorale
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Composer : Emmanuel Chabrier
Catalog : 447751 CD
Conductor : John Elliot Gardiner
Orchestra : Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Label : D. Gramphn
6:28 AM
Piano Quintet in A Op 5
Artist : Antonin Kubalek, piano
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Composer : Antonin Dvorak
Catalog : 90221 CD
Orchestra : Lafayette String Quartet
Label : Dorian
7:06 AM
Sinfonia No. 5
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Composer : Johann Rosenmuller
Catalog : 5247 CD
Conductor : Jeanne Lamon
Orchestra : Tafelmusik
Label : CBC(RCI)
7:19 AM
Concierto de Aranjuez
Artist : Alfonso Moreno, guitar
Album :
Composer : Joaquin Rodrigo
Catalog : 67435 CD
Conductor : Enrique Batiz
Orchestra : London Symphony Orchestra
Label : Angel/EMI
7:44 AM
Violin Sonatina No. 1 in D Op 137, D. 384
Artist : Arnold Steinhardt, violin
Album :
Composer : Franz Schubert
Catalog : 60174 CD
Label : Newport
8:06 AM
Waltz Suite (No. 1) Op 110
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Composer : Sergei Prokofiev
Catalog : 10483 CD
Conductor : Neeme Jarvi
Orchestra : Scottish National Orchestra
Label : Chandos
8:38 AM
Piano Trio Op 120
Artist : Gil Shaham, violin; Akira Eguchi, piano; Brinton Smith, cello
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Composer : Gabriel Faure
Catalog : 1239 CD
Label : VangrdWelk
9:06 AM
Poet and Peasant Overture
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Composer : Franz Von Suppe
Catalog : 791631 CD
Conductor : Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra : NBC Symphony Orchestra
Label : RCA/BMG
9:19 AM
Organ Symphony No. 5: Toccata Op 42
Artist : Carlo Curley, organ
Album :
Composer : Charles-Marie Widor
Catalog : 1025 CD
Label : RLF
9:26 AM
A Perfect Day
Artist : Carlo Curley, organ
Album :
Composer : Carrie Jacobs-Bond
Catalog : 1025 CD
Label : RLF
9:34 AM
Symphony No. 3 Op 48
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Composer : Paul Creston
Catalog : 3114 CD
Conductor : Gerard Schwarz
Orchestra : Seattle Symphony Orchestra
Label : Delos
10:00 AM
Romeo & Juliet Fantasy Overture (original version)
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Composer : Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Catalog : 330 CD
Conductor : Vladimir Jurowski
Orchestra : Russian National Orchestra
Label : Pentatone
10:18 AM
Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini Op 43
Artist : Van Cliburn, piano
Album :
Composer : Sergei Rachmaninoff
Catalog : 62695 CD
Conductor : Kirill Kondrashin
Orchestra : Moscow Philharmonic
Label : RCA/BMG
11:00 AM
Symphony No. 3 in C Op 32
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Composer : Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Catalog : 423604 CD
Conductor : Neeme Jarvi
Orchestra : Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Label : D. Gramphn
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!