Mid-Day Bach

Released on May 13, 2019
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End of Sophomore Year!

Exciting epiode this week, stay tuned!

Released on May 6, 2019
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Released on Dec 3, 2018
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Brandenburg Concerto No. 4


Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 in G Major (JS Bach) Three Movements from Eight Sketches in Hunan Accent (Tan Dun) Internet Symphony (I-IV) (Tan Dun) Ave Maria (JS Bach & Yo-Yo Ma) Jesus bleibet meine Freude (JS Bach & Yo-Yo Ma) 15 Inventions, No. 4 in D Minor (JS Bach) The Planets: Mars, Venus, Mercury & Jupiter (Gustav Holst)

Released on Nov 26, 2018
Length: 00:59:03
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Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 & Pixar

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With the rain coming down outside of the radio studio, today we look at many composers different takes on the rainy weather in their music, in addition to our continuing listen-through of the Brandenburg Concertos and Bach's Inventions.

We will also dive into some orchestral Disney/Pixar songs today, as it is the anniversary of the book "Alice in Wonderland" which went on to become a classic Disney movie.

Released on Nov 19, 2018
Length: 00:59:53
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Brandenburg: #2; Andante

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On this November 19th, 2018 broadcast of "Mid-Day Bach", we will be playing through a selection of Thanksgiving tunes in addition to our weekly show about the music from Johann Sebastian Bach.

Today's show will feature:

Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F Major (J.S. Bach) 15 Inventions No. 2 in C Minor (J.S. Bach) and more!

Released on Nov 12, 2018
Length: 00:59:51
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Brandenburg: Without Tempo Indication

Today's show will feature a selection of works from:

J.S. Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. I (MVMT 1-4) Jean Sibelius: 10 Pieces for Piano (Opus 24 & 58) J.S. Bach: 15 Inventions, No. 1 in C Major Robert Schumann: Andante and Variation for Two Pianos ...and more!

Released on Nov 5, 2018
Length: 00:44:41
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Released on Oct 29, 2018
Length: 01:01:21
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Gavottes I & II

Today's selection will feature:

J.S. Bach & Yo-Yo Ma: Cello Suite No. 6 (Opus 1-3) W.A. Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 21 J.S. Bach & Yo-Yo Ma: Cello Suite No. 6 (Opus 4-6)

Released on Oct 22, 2018
Length: 01:00:33
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Hello and Welcome Back to Mid-Day Bach!

Today's show will feature a collection of pieces from Johann Sebastian Bach for the first 20, move into a half hour from Billy Joel's "Fantasies and Delusions" in between, and finish with 10 minutes from Carl Phillip Emanuel Bach.

In the first half of music from J.S. Bach, we will continue our tour of his Cello Suites, this week with his complete 2nd Suite in D Minor.

During our tour of Billy Joel's music we will be listening to the first four pieces in the album Fantasies and Delusions. These pieces are named "Reverie", "Waltz #1", "Aria", and "Invention in C Minor".

We will then complete the show with C.P.E. Bach's Symphony in E Minor.

Released on Oct 15, 2018
Length: 01:00:21
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Courante (feat. J.S. Bach, Brahms, & the Prague Philharmonic)

Starting off again with a selection from J.S. Bach's Cello Suites, today's episode starts with Cello Suite No.5 in C Minor.

Following the 3rd movement of Cello Suite No. 5, this show will feature a selection of Johannes Brahms, featuring his "3 Intermezzi, Opus 117, No. 1-3"

We will then venture into the classical music of movie scores, featuring The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra, with their orchestral versions of the songs featured in Francis Ford Coppola's "The Godfather".

As custom, we will then end the show with a final feature from our name-sake J.S. Bach, by completing the final 3 movements in his 5th Cello Suite.

Released on Oct 1, 2018
Length: 00:59:54
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Allemande (feat. J.S. Bach, Beethoven, Tchaikovsky, & C.P.E. Bach)

Today's selections will feature from three composers and four compositions, starting and ending with our namesake: J.S. Bach, before diving into one of Lugwig Van Beethoven's piano sonatas, and Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky's suites, before ending with a piece from our other namesake- a short piece from C.P.E. Bach.

Released on Sep 24, 2018


Selections in this episode include:

J.S. Bach, Claude Debussy, Chopin, C.P.E. Bach, and maybe some others.


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