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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Half Past: Nov. 15

Nov 15, 2020

Half Past: Oct. 25

Oct 25, 2020

Half Past: Oct. 18

Oct 18, 2020

Half Past: Oct. 4

Oct 4, 2020

Half Past: Sept. 27

Sep 27, 2020

Half Past: Sept. 20

Sep 20, 2020

Half Past: Sept. 13

Sep 13, 2020

Half Past: Aug. 30

Aug 30, 2020

Half Past: Aug. 23

Aug 23, 2020

Half Past: July 19

Jul 19, 2020

Half Past: July 12

Jul 12, 2020

Half Past: July 5

Jul 5, 2020

Half Past: June 28

Jun 28, 2020

Half Past: July 26

Jun 26, 2020

Half Past: June 14

Jun 23, 2020

Half Past: June 21

Jun 21, 2020

Half Past: June 7

Jun 7, 2020

Sunday (3_15) evening at 11:00 on Half Past we'll hear the Cello Concerto by Miguel del Aguila and the the Symphony No. 1 by Christopher Theofanidis.  Music composed in the past half-century on Half Past.

Sunday evening at 11:00 (3-8) on Half Past we'll hear Concerto for 3 Trombones by Eric Ewazen, an excerpt from Rodion Shchedrin's Anna Karenina and the Clarinet Concerto by Daniel Wolff.  Music composed in the past half-century on Half Past.

Sunday evening, 3-1 at 11:00 on Half Past we'll hear John Adams' Phrygian Gates, Sanctum by Adolphus Hailstork and Malcolm Arnold's Philharmonic Concerto. Music from the past half-century on Half Past. 

Half Past: Feb. 23 - Music by Tavener & Simpson

Feb 23, 2020

Sunday (2-23) evening at 11:00 on Half Past we'll hear John Tavener's early piano piece, Palin along with the Symphony No. 4 by Robert Simpson.  Music composed in the last half-century on Half Past. 

Sunday evening, 2-16 at 11:00 on Half Past we'll hear the Trombone Concerto by Salvatore Brotons and the Clarinet Concerto by Francis Fairman.  Music composed in the past half-century on Half Past.

Sunday evening (2-9) at 11:00 on Half Past we'll hear composer Peter Maxwell Davies conduct the BBC Philharmonic in his Symphony No. 3, a work composed in 1984.

Sunday evening, 2-2 at 11:00 on Half Past we'll hear the Symphony No. 2, "Ariel" by Stephen Douglas Burton, inspired by poetry of Sylvia Plath.  Also on the program the song, A Letter, by Lee Hoiby set to an Emily Dickinson poem.  Music composed in the past half-century or so on Half Past.

Sunday evening, 01-26 at 11:00 on Half Past we'll hear Demarest Suite for orchestra by Barbara Harbach and the String Quartet No. 5 by Robert Simpson.  Music composed in the past half-century on Half Past.

Half Past: Jan. 19 - Harbison's Cello Concerto

Jan 19, 2020

Sunday (1-19) evening at 11:00 on Half Past we'll hear the Cello Concerto by John Harbison, Incantations & Allegro for oboe, bassoon & piano by Nancy Galbraith and the Symphony of Three Orchestras by Elliott Carter.  Music composed in the past half-century on Half Past.

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