Sundays, 9pm

Hosted by Alan Chapman, this is a special program devoted to the artistry of the USC Thornton School of Music. It features a mix of classic material from the school’s impressive archive of live recordings from the 1940s to the present. The USC Thornton School is the only university music school with a regularly broadcast radio program heard in a major media market. See what’s coming up below.

January 1

Sunrise Rider
Haydn: String Quartet in E-flat, Op. 64, No. 6
Haydn: String Quartet in G minor, Op. 74, No. 3 “Rider”
Haydn: String Quartet in B-flat, Op. 76, No 4 “Sunrise”

January 8

St. Clair Conducts Strauss
Strauss: Salome: Dance of the Seven Veils
Strauss: Ein Heldenleben

January 15

The Bassoon Show: Episode 4
Anon., arr. Ralph Sauer: Trio Sonata # 4
Mozart: Sonata for Bassoon and Violoncello, K. 292 (I/ Allegro)
Ravel: Piece en forme de Habanera
Prokofiev: Scherzo Humoristique for Basssoon Quartet
J. S. Bach: “Little” Fugue in G Minor
Gernot Wolfgang; Dance of the Polar Bears
Linn: Variations on a Familiar Tune
Desmond: Take Five
Piazzolla, arr. Fraser Jackson: Tango Suite
Stoelzel: Concerto Grosso (Allegro)

January 22

Student Soloist Spotlight XI
Ibert: Concertino for Cello & Wind Instruments
Bach: Concerto in D Minor (after Marcello)
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 2 in G Minor

January 29

Dancing with the Russians
Rachmaninoff: Symphonic Dances
Stravinsky: Firebird Suite

February 19

Ludwig!
Beethoven: Egmont Overture
Beethoven: Three Equali for Trombones WoO30
Beethoven: Coriolan Overture
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5

February 5

Let’s Go To The Circus!
Stravinsky/Raksin: Circus Polka
Phelps: Overture Maximus
Prokofiev: March in B-flat, Op. 99
Corigliano: Circus Maximus

February 12

A Duo of Trios
Brahms: Clarinet Trio in A minor, Op. 114
Brahms: Piano Trio No. 1 in B, Op. 8

February 19

Ludwig!
Beethoven: Egmont Overture
Beethoven: Three Equali for Trombones WoO30
Beethoven: Coriolan Overture
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5

March 5

Student Soloist Spotlight XIII
Nielsen: Flute Concerto
Messiaen: Oiseaux Exotiques
Monteverdi: Zefiro torna, from Scherzi musicali
Liszt: Totentanz