Half Past with Carl Hemmingsen

Sundays at 11 pm

Enjoy an encore broadcast of last Sunday night's program. Music from the past half century.

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Sunday evening, 1-20 at 11 on Half Past we'll hear:

Sonata for Viola & Piano, op. 147 by Dmitri Shostakovich

Trumpet Concerto by Thomas Sleeper

Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird, setting of the Wallace Stevens poem by Louise Talma

Music composed in the past half-century.

This Sunday evening (1-13) at 11 we'll hear the Lincoln Trio in Jennifer Higdon's Piano Trio and the Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra in Evening Prayers by Giya Kancheli.  Gerard Schwarz conducts pianist Richard Good and Music Today Ensemble in Serenade No. 3 by George Perle.  Music from the past half-century on Half Past.

Sunday evening (1-6) at 11 we'll hear Russell Peterson's Concerto for Alto Sax, Flute & Strings, Howard Hanson's Nymph & Satyr Ballet Suite, Muskones by John Duarte and Louise Talma's The Ambient Air for flute, violin & piano.  Music from the past half-century on Half Past.

Join us Sunday evening (12-30) at 11 for William Schuman's Symphony No. 10 "American Muse," TARO by Dieter Mack and a tuba octet called The Liberation of Sisyphus by John Stevens.  Music from the past half-century.

Sunday night, 12-23 at 11 we'll hear Leo Brouwer's Guitar Concerto No. 5, Panta Rhei by Ursula Mamlok and Libretto on a Dreamy Vision by Takayoshi Yanagida.  Music from the past half-century on Half Past.

Sunday (12-16) at 11 PM join Carl Hemmingsen for music from the half past century.  We'll hear the NY Chamber Symphony in Aaron Jay Kernis's Symphony in Waves and the 6 pianos of Piano Circus in Loud by Grahman Fitkin.

Sunday evening, 12-9 at 11 we'll present Eric Ewazen's Flute Concerto, Ned Rorem's Four Poems Without Words and the String Quartet No. 12 in D-flat by Shostakovich.  Music composed in the past half-century.

Sunday evening, 12-2 at 11 we'll hear the Trumpet Concerto No. 2 by Anthony Plog, Steve Mackey's Physical Property for guitar and string quartet and Dos Danzas Latinas by Nancy Galbraith.  Music from the past half-century on Half Past. 

Sunday (11-11) evening at 11 we'll hear David Diamond's Flute Concerto, Aulis Sallinen's Introduction & Tango Overture and the Quintet for Clarinet, Bass Clarinet & String Trio by Robert Simpson. Music from the past half-century on Half Past.

Sunday (11-4) evening at 11 on Half Past we present William Bergsma's Quintet for Flute & Strings along with Banana/Dump Truck by Steven Mackey.  Music from the past half-century on Half Past.

Sunday evening, 10-28  at 11 we'll hear Mediteranean Dances by Charles Camileri, Joaquin Rodrigo's Sonata Pimpante and the Piano Concerto No. 2 by Turkish composer Ahmed Saygun.  Music from the past half-century on Half Past.

Sunday evening at 11 (10-21) we'll hear Boris Tishchenko's String Quartet No. 4 and Phaeton by Christopher Rouse.  Music from the past half-century on Half Past.

Sunday evening, 10-14 at 11 we'll hear Russian composer Alla Pavlova's Symphony No. 3 and Farewell Finland by Czech guitarist and composer Stepan Rak.  Music from the past half-century on Half Past.

Sunday (10/7) evening at 11 we'll hear Three Hymn Tunes by Johan Kvandal, the String Quartet No. 14 by Dmitri Shostakovich and Howard Hanson's For the First Time for solo piano.  Music from the past half-century on Half Past.

Sunday, 9-30 at 11 PM on Half Past we'll hear music by Kenins Talivaldis, Nigel Clarke, Norman Dello Joio & Thomas Christian David.  Music from the past half-century.

Sunday Night (9-23) at 11 on Half Past we'll hear the Concerto for Marimba & Orchestra by Tomas Svoboda, Homage for Frame Drum & Viola by Glen Velez and two short pieces by Beata Moon: Dinner is West and Wood, Water & Land.  Music from the past half-century on Half Past, Sundays at 11 PM. 

Sunday evening (9-16) at 11 on Half Past we'll hear the Los Angeles Guitar Quartet in Leo Brouwer's Cuban Landscape with Rain.  Also on the program of music from the past half-century: Allen Shawn's Sextet for Piano & Winds and Alberto Ginastera's String Quartet No. 2.  

Sunday evening 9-9 at 11 on Half Past we'll hear JoAnn Falletta lead the Virginia Symphony Orchestra in the Cello Concerto by Iranian composer Behzad Ranjbaran.  Also on the program, the Lydian String Quartet performs John Harbison's 2nd  String Quartet. Music composed in the past half-century on Half Past.

This Sunday evening (9-2) at 11 we'll hear Moishe Weinberg's 19th Symphony, Bright May and Le Legendaire by Laurent Petitgirard.  Music from the past half-century on Half Past. 

This Sunday evening (8-26) at 11 we'll hear Birds in the Morning for flute & orchestra by Finnish composer Erik Bergman (1911-2006) and the 2nd string quartet, musica instrumentalis by Aaron Jay Kernis performed by the Lark Quartet.  Music from the past half century on Half Past.

Sunday evening (8-19) at 11 we'll hear the Violin Concerto No. 1 by Spanish born composer Leonardo Balada, Triptico for guitar by Venezuelan Antonio Lauro and the Cello Concerto No. 2 by Spanish composer Jesus Villa-Rojo.  Music from the past half-century on Half Past. 

This Sunday evening (8-12) at 11 we'll hear the romantic Symphony No. 12 by George Lloyd with the composer conducting the Albany Symphony Orchestra.  Also on Half Past this week: William Bolcom's Inventing Flight for orchestra. Music from the past half-century on Half Past.

This Sunday (8-5) evening at 11 we'll hear the Houston Symphony in the 2nd Symphony by Christopher Rouse.  Also on the program: Sonata for Trumpet by James Stephenson & Renascence (Flute Concertino) by Lita Grier.  Music from the past half-century on Half Past, Sundays at 11 PM. 

This Sunday evening (7-29) at 11 on Half Past we'll hear the 1st piano concerto by Australian composer Bryan Brumby (1939-2018) and Dennis Riley's trio The Household Muses for clarinet, viola and piano.  Music from the past half-century on Half Past. 

This Sunday (7-22)  evening at 11 on Half Past we'll hear the 4th Symphony by Krysztof Penderecki, the Quintet for Horn & Strings by Richard Wernick and a song for soprano, Spring by Dominic Argento.  Music composed in the past half-century. 

This Sunday (7-15) evening at 11 on Half Past we'll hear Peter Maxwell Davies conduct his 2nd Symphony, commisioned for the 100th anniversary of the Boston Symphony. 

Sunday, 7-8  at 11 PM on Half Past we'll hear Henryk Gorecki's Symphony No. 3, the Symphony of Sorrowful Songs.  Music from the past half-century on Half Past. 

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Sunday evening (6-17) at 11 we'll hear Johan Kvandal's Wind Quintet, the University of Miami Chorale in Sleep by Eric Whitacre and the 10th Symphony by Alexander Moyzes.  Music from the past half-century or so.

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