Airs Friday, March 29 at 12 noon. Apollo's Fire- The Cleveland Baroque Orchestra under founding music director Jeannette Sorrell present Bach's St. John's Passion, with Ian Honeyman as the Evangelist; Jeffrey Strauss as Jesus; Michael McMurray as Pilate; Jolle Greenleaf & Arine Grimm sopranos; Kirsten Sollek mezzo-soprano; Richard Edgar-Wilson & Marc Molomot tenors; Tom Meglioranza baritone and Apollo's Singers & Apollo's Fire Baroque Orchestra. With the St. John Passion, Apollo's Fire has moved audiences in Cleveland, on tour, and across the country by radio. Sorrell and her stellar company of dramatic soloists perform the work as a sweeping saga, "revelatory ... with impassioned singing and playing bringing Bach's score to life with contemporary immediacy" (Opera News).
Airs Monday, January 9 at 11:00 a.m. Program No. 13. Mozart: Light & Shadows Jeannette Sorrell, conducting Guest Artist: John Gibbons, fortepiano Mozart: Don Giovanni Overture Mozart: Piano Concerto no. 20 in d minor Mozart: Requiem in d minor Mozart: Piano Concerto no. 23 in A, K. 488
Airs Monday, January 2 at 11:00 a.m. Concertos From Zimmerman’s Coffeehouse Jeannette Sorrell, directing from the harpsichord Telemann: Concerto Polonois in G Vivaldi: Concerto for Two Violins in a minor J.S. Bach: Concerto in d minor for harpsichord with Jeannette Sorrell, harpsichord J.S. Bach Concerto in d minor for Two Violins David Greenberg & Emlyn Ngai, violins Telemann: Ouverture-Suite in in g minor, selections Telemann: Finale from “Grillen-Sinfonie”