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Classical Notes: March 13, 2012 Archive

Chad Hoopes wins big!

Posted at 8:50 AM on March 13, 2012 by Daniel Gilliam

Classical MPR's Artist in Residence, Chad Hoopes, has won the Audience Award at the prestigous Festspiele Mecklenburg-Vorpommern. Past winners include notable violinists Daniel Hope and Julia Fischer.

Congratulations, Chad!

Roll Credits: 03/12/2012

Posted at 9:55 AM on March 13, 2012 by ClassicalMPR (1 Comments)
Filed under: Programs, Roll Credits

Playlist

Richard Rodgers - The King and I: Main Title; Is a Puzzlement
Alfred Newman, conductor
Studio Orchestra
Yul Brynner, vocal

Rodgers and Hammerstein - Oh What a Beautiful Morning from Oklahoma
Original Soundtrack
Gordon MacrRae, vocal

Leonard Bernstein - West Side Story: Overture; Prologue
Studio Orchestra
Sony 48211

Meredith Willson - The Music Man: Main Title/Rock Island/Iowa Stubborn
Ray Heindorf, conductor
Studio Orchestra
Warner 1459

Frederick Loewe - My Fair Lady: Overture; I'm an Ordinary Man
Franz Allers, conductor
Original Broadway Cast
Rex Harrison, vocals

Arthur Freed - Make 'em Laugh from Singin' in the Rain
Original Soundtrack
Sony 45394

Richard Rodgers - Oklahoma: Overture
Jay Blackton, conductor
Studio Orchestra
EMI 27350

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On the Air This Week

Posted at 11:20 AM on March 13, 2012 by Rex Levang
Filed under: On the air

Highlights from March 13 to 20

Wednesday, noon: Music with Minnesotans: Writer Susan Berkson
Thursday, 3 pm hour: Regional Spotlight: The St. Olaf Choir, on its centennial tour
Thursday, 7 pm: Carnegie Hall Live: the ensemble L'Arpeggiata in "Via Crucis"
Friday, 8 pm: Minnesota Orchestra: Liszt, Strauss, and Berlioz
Saturday, 9 am: Bach Birthday Bash
Saturday, 11 am: Metropolitan Opera: Mussorgsky's Khovanshchina
Sunday, 6 am: Pipedreams: Bach Up
Sunday, noon: From the Top, from Oklahoma City
Sunday, 1 pm: SymphonyCast: The Berlin Philharmonic, in Mahler's Second
Monday, 7 pm: Roll Credits
Monday, 8 pm: Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra: Music of Ravel, Pintscher, and Beethoven