Every Good Thing
Every Good Thing
On Thanksgiving, host Andrea Blain and classical music fans from all around the country take some time to give thanks and celebrate one of life's most meaningful gifts: music. It's "Every Good Thing" — an hour of stories and music to celebrate Thanksgiving.
Karl Jenkins: The Armed Man: Benedictus – Daniel Hope, violin; German Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Simon Halsey.
Emile Waldteufel: Les Patineurs "Skater's Waltz" — Slovak State Phiharmonic, Kosice, conducted by Alfred Walter.
Peter Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 6 "Pathetique" — Orchestra of the Mariinsky Theatre, conducted by Valery Gergiev.
Ferde Grofe: Grand Canyon Suite: Cloudburst — Utah Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Maurice Abravanel.
Antonin Dvorak: String Quartet No. 10 — Stamitz Quartet
Edvard Grieg: Piano Concerto — Cecile Ousset, piano; London Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Neville Marriner.
Aram Khachaturian: Gayane: Adagio — Saint Petersburg State Symphony Orchestra; Andre Anichanov
Ludwig van Beethoven: Leonore Overture No. 3 — Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra, conducted by Riccardo Chailly.
Francesco Geminiani: Concerto Grosso No. 12 (after Corelli "La Folia") — Benedetti Baroque Orchestra; Nicola Benedetti, violin
Felix Mendelssohn: Capriccio Brilliant — Stephen Hough, piano; City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Lawrence Foster.
Felix Mendelssohn: Rondo capriccioso — Zsuzsa Kollar, piano
Johannes Brahms: German Requiem: Denn wir haben hie keine bleibende Statt — London Classical Players, conducted by Roger Norrington.
Peter Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet: Love Theme — New York Philharmonic, conducted by Leonard Bernstein.
Johann Sebastian Bach: Cello Suite No. 4: Bourees — Pablo Casals, cello
Frederic Chopin: Polonaise No. 6 "Heroic" — Van Cliburn, piano
Jean Sibelius: Violin Concerto — Itzhak Perlman, violin; Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Andre Previn.
Karl Jenkins: The Armed Man: Benedictus — Daniel Hope, violin; German Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Simon Halsey.