The Third Floor

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A mix of choral, vocal, and instrumental classical music from around the world and through the centuries

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The Greatest Classical Music of All-Time: #268

Airs at: Sun, 09/13/2020 at 8:00am - 11:00am
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TTF Program 268 September 13, 2020 Total Time: 02:59:37 Hour One Jenkins:  I’ll Make Music (Polyphony, dir. Stephen Layton) 4:40 Mendelssohn:  Hebrides Overture (Scottish Chamber Orchestra, dir. Jaime Laredo) 9:44 Schutz:  O lieber Herre Gott (The Chorus of Emmanuel Mus... Read more

Classical Music Spanning Five Centuries

Airs at: Sun, 09/06/2020 at 8:00am - 11:00am
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TTF Program 267 September 6, 2020 Hour One  Palestrina:  Ad te levavi oculos meos (Sistine Chapel Choir, dir. Massimo Palombella) 4:53 Wagner:  Flying Dutchman Overture (New York Philharmonic, dir. Leonard Bernstein) 9:55 Mahler:  Adagio from the 10th (Cleveland Orchest... Read more

13 Composers Visit The Third Floor: #266

Airs at: Sun, 08/30/2020 at 8:00am - 11:00am
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TTF Program 266 August 30, 2020 Hour One  Copland:  Four Motets (Polyphony, Stephen Layton) 11:16 Vanhal: Flute Quartet in g major, op. 7 #3 (Uwe Grodd, flute; Janaki String Trio) 21:45 Bach:  Cantata 125 Mit Fried und Freud ich fahr dahin  (Robin Tyson, alto; Paul Agne... Read more

Old and New Classical Masterpieces: #265

Airs at: Sun, 08/23/2020 at 8:00am - 11:00am
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TTF Program 265 August 23, 2020 Hour One  Morten Lauridsen:  Ave Maria (Polyphony, dir. Stephen Layton) 6:38 Harrison:   Suite for Timothy -- 1948 (Royal Ballet Sinfonia, dir. Gavin Sutherland) 18:13 Grieg:  Piano Concerto in A minor (Murray Perahia, piano; Bavarian Radi... Read more

A Classical Music Mix on The Third Floor: #264

Airs at: Sun, 08/16/2020 at 8:00am - 11:00am
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TTF Program 264 August 16, 2020 Hour One  Tavener:   Song for Athene (Boys and Girls of the Winchester Cathedral Choir; George Castle, organ; dir. Andrew Lumsden) 5:52 Chopin:  Ballade #4 in f minor, op. 52 (Sviatoslav Richter) 11:25 Benevolo:  Missa Azzolina (Le Concert... Read more

The Third Floor's Weekly Oasis of Great Classical Music: #263

Airs at: Sun, 08/09/2020 at 8:00am - 11:00am
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TTF Program 263 August 9th, 2020 Hour One  Michael Haydn:  Sancti Dei (St. Jacob’s Chamber Choir, dir. Gary Graden) 1:30 Purcell:  Let us dance (Nancy Argenta, soprano) 1:30 Schubert:  Symphony #5 (Vienna Philharmonic, dir. Karl Bohm) 28:20 Janacek:  Sinfonietta (Warsaw... Read more

Music That Keeps on Giving: #262

Airs at: Sun, 08/02/2020 at 8:00am - 11:00am
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TTF Program 262 August 2, 2020 Hour One  Handel:  Let thy hand be strengthened (Choir of King’s College, Cambridge; English Chamber Orchestra, Sir David Willcocks) 9:20 Chopin:  Sonata for Piano and Cello in g minor, op. 65 (Martha Argerich, piano; Mstislav Rostropovich,... Read more

Bursting with a Classical Music Mix: #261

Airs at: Sun, 07/26/2020 at 8:00am - 11:00am
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TTF Program 261 July 26, 2020 Hour One  Howells:  Gloucester Service (The Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge; Jeremy Cole, organ; dir. Stephen Layton) 11:00 Cornelis Rigo:  Celle que j’ay (Capilla Flamenca) 2:32 Hans Newsiedler:  Myn hert altyt heeft verlanghen (Capilla... Read more

Chock Full of Music on this edition of The Third Floor: #260

Airs at: Sun, 07/19/2020 at 8:00am - 11:00am
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TTF Program 260 July 19, 2020 Hour One  Esenvalds:  O salutaris hostia (Rachel Ambrose Evans and Hannah Partridge, soprano soloists; The Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge; dir. Stephen Layton) 3:30 Vivaldi:  Concerto in G major, Alla Rustica (The Academy of Ancient Mus... Read more

The Third Floor Celebrates a Broadcast Anniversary: #259

Airs at: Sun, 07/12/2020 at 8:00am - 11:00am
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TTF Program 259 July 12, 2020 Hour One   Faure: Cantique de Jean Racine (The Cambridge Singers; Members of the City of London Sinfonia; dir. John Rutter) 6:45 Haydn: ‘London’ Trio #4 in g major (Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute, Isaac Stern, violin; Mstislav Rstropovich, cel... Read more