Classical 91.7 Playlist

Playlist for Thursday, November 27, 2014

  • 6:00 pm

    Houston Matters

    During each hour of Houston Matters, we’ll investigate the issues and ideas, people and places that make Houston…well…Houston! We’ll talk about current events, politics, education, health care, the environment, business, transportation, arts and culture, literature, sports and leisure. Yeah, pretty much all of the Trivial Pursuit categories.

  • 6:00 pm

    Classical Music

    A 24-hour live classical music service from American Public Media.

  • 6:00 pm

    Giving Thanks

    Classical music is the heart and soul of the original Giving Thanks. This year features an English Chamber Orchestra performance of the "Alexander's Feast" Concerto by Handel; The Lark Ascending by Vaughn Williams (highlighted by violinist Julia Fischer); and Bernstein's sublime A Simple Song, performed by the Boston Pops.

  • 6:00 pm

    Performance Today

    Performance Today features timely recordings that can't be heard anywhere else, recent performances by the great artists of our time and by the next generation of classical artists, from concert halls around the globe. Plus interviews and performances from the APM studios, and from concert stages around the country, along with classical music news and features. Every week composer Bruce Adolphe joins host Fred Child for a classical music game, the PT Piano Puzzler.

  • 6:00 pm

    A Musical Feast for Thanksgiving

    Catherine Lu hosts a special holiday program of festive and cozy music to nourish your spirit, featuring 2- hours of American pieces, plus works that remind us of home, family and autumn.

  • 2:00 pm

    Classical Music

    A 24-hour live classical music service from American Public Media.

  • 6:00 pm

    Thanksgiving with Cantus

    Cantus, one of the premiere men's vocal ensembles, talk with host Alison Young about the holiday, music and food. This year's special presentation will focus on gratitude for nourishment and all that surrounds us.

  • 6:00 pm

    Giving Thanks

    Classical music is the heart and soul of the original Giving Thanks. This year features an English Chamber Orchestra performance of the "Alexander's Feast" Concerto by Handel; The Lark Ascending by Vaughn Williams (highlighted by violinist Julia Fischer); and Bernstein's sublime A Simple Song, performed by the Boston Pops.

  • 6:00 pm

    Exploring Music

    Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin is an exciting daily radio program that delves into a wide assortment of topics in classical music. Each five-program series builds off a single theme ranging from composer biographies to explorations of various cultures, musical styles, and time periods.

  • 6:00 pm

    Chicago Symphony Orchestra

    This celebrated series features live concert performances by the CSO, recorded at Symphony Center, alongside selections from the Orchestra’s expansive catalogue of commercial recordings. Every program is designed to illustrate fascinating stories found inside the music, as well as present insights from the performers themselves.

  • 6:00 pm

    A Musical Feast for Thanksgiving

    Catherine Lu hosts a special holiday program of festive and cozy music to nourish your spirit, featuring 2- hours of American pieces, plus works that remind us of home, family and autumn.