NWPR's Celebration of Women in Classical Music with Gigi Yellen

Mar 21, 2016

For Women's History Month 2016, Northwest Public Radio celebrated with a three hour special devoted to women in classical music history hosted by your weekday afternoon host, Gigi Yellen.

In case you missed it or you'd like to listen again, here it is.

HOUR 1

HOUR 2

HOUR 3

NWPR’s “Celebrate Women in Classical Music” PLAYLIST

HOUR 1
13:01
May Aufderheide - Dusty Rag                     
Virginia Eskin, piano
Northeastern 9003

13:04
Karen P. Thomas: O virtus Sapientie from Lux Lucis
Seattle Pro Musica Women’s Schola/Karen P. Thomas
SPM 9805

13:08
Evelyn Glennie:Light in Darkness
Evelyn Glennie, marimba solo
RCA 60557
                             
13:13
Clara Wieck Schumann: Piano Concerto in A minor, op. 7
Francesco Nicolosi, piano; Alma Mahler SInfonietta/Stefania Rinaldi
Naxos 557552

13:38
Sohre Rahbari: Japanese Improvisation for Solo Saxophone
Sohre Rahbari, saxophone
Naxos 223374

13:41
Rebecca Clarke: Lullaby for viola and cello
Kenneth Martinson, viola; Moises Molina, cello
Centaur 2847

13:46
Traditional, arr. Carol Barnett: Red River Valley
Dale Warland Singers
ACC 122

13:52
Ruth Crawford Seeger: Selections from Nineteen American Folk Songs for Piano
Virginia Eskin, piano
Albany Troy 297

13:55
Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel: February Scherzo from Das Jahr
Sarah Rothenberg, piano
Arabesque 6666 

HOUR 2

14:01
Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel: December from Das Jahr
Sarah Rothenberg, piano
Arabesque 6666

14:07
J.S. Bach: Concerto for Two Violins in D minor, BWV 1043, 2nd movement
Jeanne Lamon & Linda Melsted, violins; Tafelmusik
Sony 66265

14:12
Vivaldi: Psalm 116 Laudate Dominum, RV 606
Ensemble Caprice/Matthias Maute
Analekta 9995

14:16
Cecile Chaminade: Scherzo and Automne from Concert Etudes
Enid Katahn, piano
Gasparo 247

14:28
Augusta Holmes:  Andromeda, symphonic poem
Rheinland-Pfalz Philharmonic/Samuel Friedmann
Marco Polo 223 449

14:44
Marion Bauer: Up the Ocklawaha
Susan Pickett, violin; Debra Richter, piano
D&D 001
                            
14:53
Lili Boulanger: She had reached the low-lying meadow
Lili Boulanger: She is seriously cheerful
from Clearings in the Sky
Arabesque 6754

HOUR 3

15:01
Anonymous: Nuttimigs and Ginger
The Baltimore Consort
Dorian 90142
03:03

15:05

Irene Cozad: Eatin’ Time
Virginia Eskin, piano
Northeastern 9003

15:10
Florence Price: Concerto in One Movement
Karen Walwyn, piano; New Black Music Repertory Ensemble/Leslie B. Dunner
Albany Troy 1295

15:30
cold start:
“La Contessa” (Maria Paterina): Canon for three cornets or violins
Ars Femina
Musica de la Pue la de los Angeles
Nannerl

15:33
Amy Beach: Les Reves de Columbine, op. 65
Virginia Eskin, piano
Northeastern 223

15:50
Conni Ellisor: Blackberry Winter, first movement
Stephen Seifert, mountain dulcimer; Nashville Chamber Orchestra/Paul Gambill
Warner Bros. 46739

Music under & out:
Judith Lang Zaimont: Reflective Rag
Virginia Eskin, piano
Northeastern 9003
03:33