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 Ever Made on The Third Floor: #258

Airs at: Sun, 07/05/2020 at 8:00am - 11:00am
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TTF Program 258 July 5, 2020 Hour One Tiefenbach:  Nunc Dimittis (Elora Festival Singers, dir. Noel Edison) 3:38 Vivaldi:  Concerto in G minor for 2 cellos (The Academy of Ancient Music, dir. Christopher Hogwood) 9:24 Lewis:  Suite navarraise (Royal Ballet Sinfonia, dir.... Read more

'Joy, bright spark of Divinity!' Beethoven's 9th this week and more: #257

Airs at: Sun, 06/28/2020 at 8:00am - 11:00am
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TTF Program 257 June 28, 2020 Hour One  Tavener:  As one who has slept (Winchester Cathedral Choir, dir. Andrew Lumsden) 8:12 Paul Lewis: English Suite (Northern Sinfonia, dir. David Lloyd-Jones) 10:02 Brahms:  Gesang der Parzen, op. 89 (Warsaw Philharmonic Choir and Orc... Read more

Verdi's Requiem: #256

Airs at: Sun, 06/21/2020 at 8:00am - 11:00am
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TTF Program 256 June 21, 2020 Hour One Hieronymus Praetorius:  Hodie Christus natus est (Weser-Renaissance of Bremen, dir. Manfred Cordes) 3:01 Haydn:  Divertimenti #1 (Hamburg Soloists, dir. Emil Klein) 17:11 Finzi: All this night (The Choir of Trinity College Cambridge... Read more

Now more than ever, Classical Music: #255

Airs at: Sun, 06/14/2020 at 8:00am - 11:00am
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TTF Program 255 June 14, 2020 Hour One Franck:  Ich dancke dir Gott (Orlando di Lasso Ensemble, dir. Detlef Bratschke) 3:15 Schnittke:  Psalms of Repentance #6 (Swedish Radio Choir) 2:10 Brahms: Alto Rhapsody (Ewa Wolak, contralto; Warsaw Philharmonic Choir and Orchestr... Read more

Soothing and Enlightening the Soul with Classical Music: #254

Airs at: Sun, 06/07/2020 at 8:00am - 11:00am
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Three Masses with The Tallis Scholars

Airs at: Sun, 05/24/2020 at 8:00am - 11:00am
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TTF Program 252 May 24, 2020 Hour One Gesualdo:  Se la mia morte brami (Delitae Musicae) 6:43 Mozart:  Ergo interest (Emma Kirkby, soprano; Orchestra of the Academy of Ancient Music, dir. Christopher Hogwood) 5:15 Villa-Lobos: Uirapuru (BBC Symphony Orchestra, dir. Sakar... Read more

A Touch of Opera on The Third Floor: #251

Airs at: Sun, 05/17/2020 at 8:00am - 11:00am
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TTF Program 251 May 17, 2020 Hour One Parry:  I Was Glad (St. Paul’s Cathedral Choir, dir. Andrew Carwood) 7:20 Brahms:  Six Songs for clarinet and piano (Martin Frost, clarinet; Roland Pontinen, piano) 15:25 Beethoven:  Dimmi, ben mio from Hoffnung, op. 82 #1 (Cecilia B... Read more

The Peace and Beauty of Classical Music: #250

Airs at: Sun, 05/10/2020 at 8:00am - 11:00am
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TTF Program 250 May 10, 2020 Hour One  Gesualdo:  Sancti Spiritus Domine (Oxford Camerata, dir. Jeremy Summerly) 2:04 Grieg:  Two Lyric Pieces, op. 68 (Oslo Camerata, dir. Stephan Barratt-Due) 3:07 Rachmaninov:  Symphony #1 (Concertgebouw Orchestra, Vladimir Ashkenazy) ... Read more

The Full Spectrum of Emotion with Classical Music: #249

Airs at: Sun, 05/03/2020 at 8:00am - 11:00am
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TTF Program 249 May 3, 2020 Hour One Primavera:  Nasce la gioja mia (The Tallis Scholars, dir. Peter Phillips) 2:33 Villa-Lobos:  The Sewing Women, Two Legends of Nheengatu (BBC Singers, dir. Celso Antunes) 6:48 total Hummel:  Mandolin Concerto in g major (Andre Saint-C... Read more

Classical Music Brings Peace: #248

Airs at: Sun, 04/26/2020 at 8:00am - 11:00am
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TTF Program 248 April 26, 2020 Hour One Gombert:  Magnificat 6 sexti et primi toni (The Tallis Scholars, dir. Peter Phillips) 13:07 Gluck: Symphony in g major ‘Weimarer’ for 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 horns and strings (L’orfeo  Barockorchester, dir. Michi Geig) 14:22 Debuss... Read more