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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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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

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