Performance Today

Monday- Friday, 8:00- 10:00pm
Fred Child

Performance Today is America's most popular classical music radio program, with more than 1.3 million weekly listeners on more than 260 stations around the country.

Performance Today features timely recordings that can't be heard anywhere else, recent performances by the great artists of our time and by the next generation of classical artists, from concert halls around the globe. Plus interviews and performances from the APM studios, and from concert stages around the country, along with classical music news and features. Every week composer Bruce Adolphe joins host Fred Child for a classical music game, the PT Piano Puzzler. Performance Today is based at the APM studios in Saint Paul, Minnesota, but is frequently on the road, with special programs broadcast from festivals and public radio stations around the country. And in 2006, Performance Today was live from Mozart's hometown of Salzburg, Austria for Mozart's 250th birthday celebrations.

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June 18, 2013

8:19 PM
Impressions of the Puna: Dance
Artist : Camerata Bariloche
Album : Impresiones
Composer : Alberto Ginastera
Label : Dorian
8:41 PM
Piano Quartet in E-Flat Maj, Op. 16
Artist : CMSLC
Album : Beethoven & Dvorak piano quartets; Dvorak terzetto
Composer : Beethoven
Label : CMS Studio Recordings
9:01 PM
Prelude No. 2 & No. 4
Artist : Pieter Wispelwey, cello Dejan Lazic, piano
Album : Chopin, Cello Waltzes, vol.1 Piete Wispelwey
Composer : Frederic Chopin
Label : Channel Classics 16298
9:17 PM
Artist : Warsaw Philharmonic
Album : Chopin: Polonaises
Composer : Frederic Chopin
Label : Arabesque 6702
9:37 PM
Hungarian Pictures
Artist : Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Album : Solti - Mephisto Magic
Composer : Bela Bartok
Label : London/Decca 443444