Letter V Classical Radio Jan. 9

Sampling music by five composers whose birth anniversaries are being celebrated this year: the 100th of György Ligeti and Ned Rorem, 150th of Sergei Rachmaninoff and Joseph Jongen, the 200th of Édouard Lalo.

1-3 p.m. EST
1800-2000 UTC/GMT
WDCE, University of Richmond
90.1 FM
http://wdce.org

Ligeti: “Romanian Concerto”
Berlin Philharmonic/Jonathan Nott
(Warner Classics)

Rachmaninoff: Symphonic Dances, Op. 45
Martha Argerich & Nicolas Economou, pianos
(Deutsche Grammophon)

Rorem: “Eagles”
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra/Louis Lane
(New World Records)

Lalo: Cello Concerto in D minor
Janos Starker, cello
London Symphony Orchestra/Stanisław Skrowaczewski
(Mercury)

Jongen: Sinfonia concertante, Op. 81
Jean Guillou, organ
Dallas Symphony Orchestra/Eduardo Mata
(Dorian)

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