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 (6-16) at 11 on Half Past we'll hear the Symphony No. 3 "Dreamcatcher" by Danish composer Poul Ruders and Howard Blake's Piano Quartet.  Music composed in the past half-century on Half Past.

Sunday evening (6-9) at 11 we'll hear Pavanne for 2 Violas by Charles Jones, John Corigliano's Piano Concerto and the Clarinet Quintet by Edison Denisov.  Music from the past half-century (or so) on Half Past.

Sunday evening at 11 (6-2) on Half Past we present the String Quartet by Michael Peyton and Michael Horvit's Fantasy for Violin and Orchestra "Daughters of Jerusalem." Music composed in the past half-century on Half Past.

Sunday evening (5-26) at 11 on Half Past we'll hear selections from the operas Desire Under the Elms by Edward Thomas, Gimpel the Fool by David Schiff, and The Greater Good by Stephen Hartke.  Music composed in the past half-century on Half Past.

On Sunday evening (5-19) at 11 we'll hear Changes (sextet for winds & piano) by Marcelo Zarvos, Winter Music by Alexina Louie, the Second Hungarian Gyspy Romance by Edmond Agopian and William Bolcom's Violin Sonata No. 4.  Music composed in the past half-century on Half Past. 

Sunday evening, 5-12 at 11 on Half Past we'll hear Symphony No. 10 by Edmund Rubbra, Michael Torke's Charcoal and the Cello Concerto by Philip Glass.  Music composed in the past half-century on Half Past.

Sunday (5-5) evening at 11 on Half Past we'll hear the Viola Concerto No. 3 by William Thomas McKinley, Ian Krouse's Labyrinth for guitar quartet and the Orchestra Hall Suite by James Lentini.  Music from the past half-century on Half Past.

Sunday evening, 4-28 at 11 on Half Past we'll hear string quartets by Irwin Swack and Jefferson Friedman and the Symphony No. 4 by Victor Kalabis.  Music composed in the last half-century on Half Past.

Sunday evening, 4-21 at 11 on Half Past we'll hear Salt in the Blood for chorus by Judith Bingham, Tashi by Lukas Foss, Libby Larsen's Adrift! A Little Boat Adrift and the Clarinet Concerto - Fire Dances by Deborah Drattell.  Music from the past half-century on Half Past.

Sunday evening (4-14) at 11 we'll hear the Clarinet Concerto by Einojuhani Rautavaara and the Sinfonietta by his student, Kimmo Hakola.  Also on the program is Fisher Tull's Symphonic Treatise. Music from the past half-century on Half Past.

Sunday evening, 4-7 at 11 on Half Past we present An Elizabethan Songbook by Eric Ewazen, the Viola Quintet (Unquiet Parables) by Carson Cooman and György Ligeti's Violin Concerto.  Music composed in the past half-century on Half Past.

On Sunday evening, 3/24 at 11 we'll hear the Symphony No. 5 by Rumanian composer Anatol Vieru and Richard Wilson's Gnomics for wind trio.  Music from the past half-century on Half Past. 

Half Past this Sunday at 11 PM is entirely dedicated to Music by Toru Takemitsu: Towards the Sea II, "Vers, l'arc-en ciel,Palma,"  Air, To the Edge of Dream and I Hear the Water Dreaming.  Music of the past half-century on Half Past.

Sunday evening, 3-10 on Half Past we'll hear the Bochmann String Quartet in Alan Bush's Suite of Six, the Minneapolis Guitar Quartet in Cuban Landscape with Rumba by Leo Brouwer and the Kansas City Symphony in Formosa Seasons by Gordon Shi-Wen Chin.  Music composed in the past half-century on Half Past.

Sunday night (3-3) at 11 on Half Past we'll hear string quartets by Samuel Adler and Shulamit Ran along with Regular Sets of Elements for orchestra by Einojuhani Rautavaara.  Music composed in the past half-century on Half Past.

Sunday evening (2-25) on Half Past we'll hear the Piano Concerto by American James Yannatos and the Harp Concerto by Dutch composer Roel van Oosten.  Music composed in the past half-century on Half Past.

Sunday evening, 2-17 at 11 on Half Past we'll hear A Grecian Festival by James Cohn, Nights in Timisoara and The Morning Trumpet by Barbara Harbach, Laura Karpman's Rounds for viola & piano & the Minneapolis Guitar Quartet in Genesis V by Janika Vandervelde. Music from the past half-century on Half Past.

Sunday evening at 11 on Half Past we'll hear Alan Hovhaness's Symphony No. 60, 3 Bagatelles by Nikolai Kapustin and Jazz Dances for Violin & Piano by Howard Blake.  Music from the past half-century on Half Past.

At 11  on Sunday evening, 2-3 we'll hear Richard Danielpour's Concerto for Orchestra, String Quartet No. 2 by Daniel Kessner and Raptures of Undream for percussion by Bruce Hamilton. Music from the past half-century on Half Past.

Sunday evening, 1-27 at 11 we'll hear Alberto Ginastera's Sonata for Cello & Piano and Sinfonia a Granada by Spanish composer and conductor Lorenzo Palomo.  Music fromt the past half-cnetury on Half Past.

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.

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