Classical Afternoons

Saturdays, 12-6 p.m. on KLRE
  • Hosted by Mindy Ratner

Mindy Ratner hosts Classical Afternoons on Saturday.

With years of broadcasting experience and a lengthy list of performing credits under her belt, Mindy Ratner infuses her weekend programs with her knowledge and deep roots in the classical music community. Her spare time is devoted to international travel; folk, ballroom, and contradancing; singing in the Minnesota Chorale; her two cats; and trying to stay ahead of the weeds in her garden.

You can find playlist information below. For a detailed listing including upcoming playlists, you can go to classical24.publicradio.org.

Playlist

May 23, 2015

12:01 PM
Nocturne No. 2
Artist : Miceal O’Rourke, piano
Album :
Composer : John Field
Catalog : 8719
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 2
Label : Chandos
12:06 PM
Symphony No. 7
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Georg Anton Benda
Catalog : 553409
Conductor : Christian Benda
Orchestra : Prague Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 1
Label : Naxos
12:17 PM
Serenade
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Roman Hoffstetter
Catalog : 75040
Orchestra : I Solisti Italiani
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 15
Label : Denon
12:24 PM
Flute Concerto No. 1
Artist : James Galway, flute
Album :
Composer : Saverio Mercadante
Catalog : 26332
Conductor : Claudio Scimone
Orchestra : I Solisti Veneti
Instrument : UOv
TrackNumber : 7
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : RCA
12:47 PM
The Sorcerer’s Apprentice
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Paul Dukas
Catalog : 64291
Conductor : Mariss Jansons
Orchestra : Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 2
Label : EMI
1:01 PM
The Seasons: December
Artist : Lydia Artymiw, piano
Album :
Composer : Peter Tchaikovsky
Catalog : 8349
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 12
Label : Chandos
1:06 PM
The Prince of Denmark’s March
Artist : Wynton Marsalis, trumpet
Album :
Composer : Jeremiah Clarke
Catalog : 66244
Conductor : Anthony Newman
Orchestra : English Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : WN
TrackNumber : 2
Label : Sony
1:09 PM
Samson and Delilah: Bacchanale
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Camille Saint-Saens
Catalog : 17097
Conductor : Gustavo Dudamel
Orchestra : Berlin Philharmonic
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 6
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : DG
1:18 PM
Guitar Quintet No. 5
Artist : Richard Savino, guitar
Album :
Composer : Luigi Boccherini
Catalog : 907026
Orchestra : Artaria Quartet
Instrument : Xx
TrackNumber : 5
Label : Harmonia Mundi
1:38 PM
Symphony No. 79
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Franz Joseph Haydn
Catalog : 439779
Orchestra : Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 9
Label : DG
2:01 PM
Barcarolle No. 3
Artist : Ruskin Cooper, piano
Album :
Composer : Ned Rorem
Catalog : 2584
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 10
ReleaseYear : 2002
Label : Centaur
2:06 PM
Serenade for Winds
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Antonin Dvorak
Catalog : 400020
Conductor : Neville Marriner
Orchestra : Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Instrument : V
TrackNumber : 6
Label : Philips
2:30 PM
La Bayamesa/Star Spangled Banner
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Perucho Figueredo/Francis Scott Key
Catalog : 150516
Conductor : Osmo Vanska
Orchestra : Minnesota Orchestra
Instrument : O
ReleaseYear : 2015
Label : Minnesota Orche
2:35 PM
William Tell: Overture
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Gioacchino Rossini
Catalog : 400049
Conductor : Riccardo Chailly
Orchestra : National Philharmonic Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 1
Label : London/Decca
2:49 PM
Symphony No. 32
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Catalog : 47327
Conductor : Jeffrey Tate
Orchestra : English Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 1
Label : EMI
3:01 PM
Lute Sonata: 1st movement
Artist : John Schneiderman, lute
Album :
Composer : Bernhard Joachim Hagen
Catalog : 90907
Instrument : RX
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2009
Label : Dorian
3:06 PM
The Immovable Do
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Percy Grainger
Catalog : 9554
Conductor : Richard Hickox
Orchestra : City of London Sinfonia
Instrument : JS
TrackNumber : 8
Label : Chandos
3:12 PM
Tales of Hoffmann: Barcarolle
Artist : Humbert Lucarelli, oboe
Album :
Composer : Jacques Offenbach
Catalog : 7504
TrackNumber : 5
ReleaseYear : 1995
Label : Vox
3:16 PM
Piano Concerto No. 2
Artist : Rafal Blechacz, piano
Album :
Composer : Frederic Chopin
Catalog : 477808
Conductor : Jerzy Semkow
Orchestra : Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Instrument : OPp
TrackNumber : 4
ReleaseYear : 2009
Label : DG
3:51 PM
Sinfonia for 3 Trumpets No. 3
Artist : Wolfgang Bauer, trumpet
Album :
Composer : Johann Christian Hertel
Catalog : 901149
Conductor : Wolfgang Bauer
Orchestra : Wurttemberg Chamber Orchestra
Instrument : NWv
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2008
Label : Dabringhaus
4:01 PM
Edgar: Prelude Act I
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Giacomo Puccini
Catalog : 1165
Conductor : Jacek Kaspszyk
Orchestra : Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 3
Label : Collins
4:06 PM
Petite Suite
Artist : Kazuhito Yamashita, guitar
Album :
Composer : Claude Debussy
Catalog : 6777
Instrument : Xx
TrackNumber : 5
Label : RCA
4:19 PM
Cantata No. 106: Sonatina
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Johann Sebastian Bach
Catalog : 30033
Orchestra : Anderson & Roe Piano Duo
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2015
Label : Steinway & Sons
4:23 PM
Quartet for Flute, Viola, Guitar and Cello
Artist : Wolfgang Schulz, flute
Album :
Composer : Franz Schubert
Catalog : 431783
Instrument : S
TrackNumber : 6
Label : DG
4:50 PM
Symphony No. 7: 3rd movement
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Antonin Dvorak
Catalog : 66656-
Conductor : Jose Serebrier
Orchestra : Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 4
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Warner
5:01 PM
Dance of the Orange Blossoms
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Eric Coates
Catalog : 2075
Conductor : Malcolm Nabarro
Orchestra : East of England Orchestra
Instrument : O
TrackNumber : 5
Label : ASV
5:06 PM
Concerto Grosso No. 2 (after Corelli)
Artist :
Album :
Composer : Francesco Geminiani
Catalog : 907261
Conductor : Andrew Manze
Orchestra : Academy of Ancient Music
Instrument : N
TrackNumber : 5
Label : Harmonia Mundi
5:16 PM
Dance of the Gnomes
Artist : William Wolfram, piano
Album :
Composer : Franz Liszt
Catalog : 557014
Instrument : P
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2004
Label : Naxos
5:21 PM
Piano Concerto The Circle and the Child
Artist : Simone Dinnerstein, piano
Album :
Composer : Philip Lasser
Catalog : 3245
Conductor : Kristian Jarvi
Orchestra : MDR Leipzig Radio Symphony Orchestra
TrackNumber : 4
ReleaseYear : 2015
Label : Sony
5:50 PM
Oboe Concerto No. 1
Artist : David Reichenberg, oboe
Album :
Composer : George Frideric Handel
Catalog : 415291
Conductor : Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra : English Concert
Instrument : OUv
TrackNumber : 8
Label : Archiv