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Sunday, November 27, 2016

Program for December 2, 2016

   December 2, 2016
Where You Will Never Hear A Sentence Begin With The Word “So”


Friday Evening Classics & The Night Café
with Will Duchon
beginning at 6 PM ET

 6  PM: Madrigals
Including madrigals by Monteverdi, Rodrigo, Phillipe Gaubert & John Rutter


7   PM: Paul Dukas: La Peri (1912)


7:30 Musical Mystery Quiz
Tchaikovsky Mashup



8   PM: The Concert Stage
Tchaikovsky

Meditation, Op. 42, No. 1
Kyoko Takezawa, violin/Philip Mole, piano

Symphony No. 1 in G minor, Op. 13 (“Winter Daydreams”)
London Symphony Orchestra/Igor Markevitch



9   PM: Words & Music
Winter

Poetry by Mary Oliver, Kenneth Patchen, Jeffrey Harrison,
William Shakespeare & Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Music by Frederic Chopin



10 PM: THE NIGHT CAFÉ
What a Little Moonlight Can Do


Upcoming Holiday Programs:

December 23 @ 10 PM: Christmas at The Night Cafe
record a personal greeting to NC listeners by calling The Night Cafe Hotline: 
 203-701-9627

       December 25, 3-6 PM: A Fireside Christmas 
Christmas music from the classical and jazz genres















Saturday, November 26, 2016

Christmas at The Night Cafe

Christmas at The Night Café



Friday, December 23, 2016
@ 10 PM



Stop by for Christmas songs sung by your favorite Night Café artists, as well as personal messages from Night Café listeners.

Be a part of the program by leaving YOUR holiday greeting!

Just call The Night Café Hotline to record your message:

203.701.9627




Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Program for November 25, 2016

   November 25, 2016
Black Friday Edition: Doors Open at 1:00 AM 



Friday Evening Classics & The Night Café
with Will Duchon
beginning at 6 PM ET



6 PM: Bach Transcriptions



7   PM: Jack Gallagher (b. 1947): Sinfonietta


7:30 Musical Mystery Quiz
The Turkey Awards Revisited



8   PM: The Concert Stage
Autumn into Winter
Sergei Prokofiev: Autumnal Sketch, Op. 8
Joachim Raff: Symphony No. 10 (“In Autumn”)Op. 213
Vitezslav Novak: Songs of a Winter Night, Op. 30



9   PM: Words & Music
Thanksgiving
Poetry by Maxine W. Cumin, Joy Harjo, John Greenleaf Whittier,
Robert Frost & John Keats 

Music by Edward MacDowell, Ralph Vaughan Williams, Mark O’Connor,
William Billings & Johannes Brahms


10 PM: THE NIGHT CAFÉ
Thanks for the Memories
 an encore from 2014


















Monday, November 14, 2016

Program for November 18, 2016

   November 18, 2016
Where Things Never Are As Bad As They Seem 


Friday Evening Classics & The Night Café
with Will Duchon
beginning at 6 PM ET



6 PM: Wind and Leaves
Music by William Byrd, Jacques Ibert, Edvard Grieg and more


7   PM: Felix Mendelssohn: String Quintet in B-flat


7:30 Musical Mystery Quiz
contributed by Queen Elizabeth from Monroe



 8   PM: The Concert Stage
Johannes Brahms

Selected Hungarian Dances
Duo Tal & Groethuysen

Piano Concerto No. 1 in D minor, Op. 15
Clifford Curzon, pianist/London Philharmonic/ Sir Adrian Boult


9   PM: Words & Music
Trees

Poetry by Evelyn Hooven, Charlotte Mew, Ellen Bryan Voigt
 Robert Frost & W.S. Merwin

Music by Jean Sibelius, Alan Hovhaness, John Williams,
Rick Sowash & Evaristo Dall’Abaco



10 PM: THE NIGHT CAFÉ




















Monday, November 7, 2016

Program for November 11, 2016

   November 11, 2016
What Election? Music Continues To Reign Supreme



Friday Evening Classics & The Night Café
with Will Duchon
beginning at 6 PM ET



6 PM: British Gems
music by Elgar, Finzi, Gurney & Truscott


7   PM:
Musical Moment of the Week


Franz Berwald: Piano Quintet in C minor



7:30 Musical Mystery Quiz
Good Grieg!




8   PM: The Concert Stage
Scandinavian Nights


Kalevi Aho (b. 1949) Selected Preludes
Sonia Fraki, piano

Jean Sibelius: Symphony No. 2 in D, Op. 43
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra/Neeme Jarvi



9   PM: Words & Music
Trees

Poetry by Evelyn Hooven, Charlotte Mew, Ellen Bryan Voigt
 Robert Frost & W.S. Merwin

Music by Jean Sibelius, Alan Hovhaness, John Williams,
Rick Sowash & Evaristo Dall’Abaco




10 PM: THE NIGHT CAFÉ


Songs for a November Night


















Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Program for November 4, 2016

   November 4, 2016
Radio Headquarters of The Green Tea Party


Friday Evening Classics & The Night Café
with Will Duchon
beginning at 6 PM ET



6 PM: Fantasy
Fantasies and fantasias by J.s. Bach, Mendelssohn, Larsson, Balakirev, Saint-Saens


7   PM:
Musical Moment of the Week


Johann Hummel: Piano Trio in E-flat major, Op. 12



7:30 Musical Mystery Quiz

Contributed by Ken from New London



8   PM: The Concert Stage


Respighi: Ancient Airs & Dances, Suite 2
Hungarian Philharmonic/ Antal Dorati


Moritz Moskowski: Piano Concerto in E. Op. 59
Piers Lane, piano/BBC Scottish Symphony/Jerzy Maksymiuk




9   PM: Words & Music
Election Day

Poetry by Denise Duhamel, Judith Harris, Bernadette Mayer,
 Langston Hughes & Walt Whitman

Music by Aaron Copland, Philip Glass, Irving Berlin & Duke Ellington



10 PM: THE NIGHT CAFÉ