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John Toal eases listeners into the afternoon with a mix of popular classical music, news, reviews and interviews with local and touring performers.

1 hour, 57 minutes

Music Played

  • William Kroll

    Banjo and Fiddle

    Performer: Nigel Kennedy. Performer: English Chamber Orchestra.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Jesu Joy of Man's Desiring

    Performer: Aled Jones.
  • George Gershwin

    Prelude no.2

    Performer: Emil Jonason. Performer: Peter Friis Johansson.
  • Philip Glass

    Truman Sleeps (from the Truman Show)

    Performer: Valentina Lisitsa.
  • Nigel Hess

    Ladies in Lavender

    Performer: Claire Jones.
  • George Gershwin

    The Man I Love

    Performer: Ruth Mc Ginley.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    1st Movt Allegro non Molto from Summer

    Performer: Avi Avital. Performer: Venice Baroque Orchestra.
  • Christoph Willibald Gluck

    3rd Movt. Finale- Allegro Comodo

    Performer: Emmanuel Pahud. Performer: Kammerorchester Basel. Performer: Giovanni Antonini.
  • Harold Arlen

    Somewhere Over the Rainbow

    Performer: Julia Clarke.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Hallelujah Chorus from Messiah

    Performer: Choir of Christ Church Cathedral. Performer: Oxfrod Academy of Ancient Music. Performer: Christopher Hogwood.
  • Eric Coates

    By the Sleepy Lagoon

  • Eric Whitacre

    The Seal Lullaby

    Performer: Sullivan Upper. Performer: Linda Montgomery.
  • William DeVaughn

    Fantasia on Greensleeves

    Performer: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Performer: Neville Marriner.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Brindisi from La Traviata

    Performer: Luciano Pavarotti. Performer: Joan Sutherland. Performer: London Opera Chorus. Performer: National Philharmonic Orchestra. Performer: Richard Bonynge.
  • Claude Debussy


    Performer: Philippe Jaroussky. Performer: Jérôme Ducros.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Nocturne in E Flat

    Performer: Ruth McGinley.
  • Randy Newman

    Dexter's Theme (Awakenings)

    Performer: Ruth McGinley.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    3rd Movt Allegro from Concerto from Violin and Oboe in C minor

    Performer: Johnny Gandelsman. Performer: Adam Hollander. Performer: The Knights.
  • Vittorio Monti


    Performer: Emil Jonason. Performer: Peter Friis Johansson.