Discover Classical’s Concert Nights with the DPAA

Discover Classical and the Dayton Performing Arts Alliance (DPAA) are pleased to announce Concert Nights with the DPAA on Discover Classical on SUNDAY nights! Every Sunday night, Discover Classical will broadcast a previously recorded concert programming from Dayton Ballet, Dayton Opera, or the Dayton Philharmonic for the southwest Ohio region to tune in and enjoy from the comfort of their homes.

Concert Night with the DPAA will air Sunday evenings at 8:00 pm on Discover Classical 88.1FM WDPR Dayton/ 89.9FM WDPG Greenville/ 89.1FM WUSO Springfield, and online at discoverclassical.org. The 2022/2023 concert line-up is as follows:

August 21, 2022 at 8:00 pm

Dayton Philharmonic 2022-2023 Season Preview Part 1 
with Neal Gittleman

August 28, 2022 at 8:00 pm

Dayton Philharmonic 2022-2023 Season Preview Part 2 
with Neal Gittleman

September 4, 2022 at 8:00 pm

2021-2022 Masterworks #1, October 1 & 2, 2021 
Austin Jaquith: Heldenleben 2020 
Mendelssohn:  Violin Concerto (Philippe Quint) 
Beethoven:  Symphony #3
Interview with Philippe Quint

September 11, 2022 at 8:00 pm

2021-2022 Masterworks #2, November 12 & 13, 2021 
Jennifer Jolley: Blue Glacier Decoy 
Shostakovich:  Cello Concerto #1 (Mark Kosower) 
Tchaikovsky:  Symphony #6, “Pathétique”
Interview with Mark Kosower

September 18, 2022 at 8:00 pm

2021-2022 Masterworks #3, January 7 & 8, 2022 
Griffes: The Pleasure Dome of Kubla Khan 
Reena Esmail: Clarinet Concerto 
Mozart: Overture to The Abduction from the Seraglio 
Strauss: Suite from Der Rosenkavalier

September 25, 2022 at 8:00 pm

2020-2021 SuperPops Stream, March 20, 2021
Williams: 1941 March 
Mercer, arr. Williams: Hooray for Hollywood 
Williams: Harry Potter & the Prisoner of Azkaban, A Bridge to the Past
Williams: Jurassic Park, The Lost World, Main Title
Williams: Saving Private Ryan, Hymn to the Fallen
Williams: Music from Star Wars
Main Title 
The Empire Strikes Back: Yoda’s Theme
A New Hope: Throne Room & End Title
A New Hope: Cantina Band

October 2, 2022 at 8:00 pm

2021-2022 Masterworks #4, March 18 & 19, 2022
Stanford: Irish Rhapsody #1
Strauss: Oboe Concerto
Beethoven: Symphony #7

October 9, 2022 at 8:00 pm

2020-2021 Opera #2, February 27, 2021
Don Giovanni, Essential Opera
Interview with Gary Briggle

October 16, 2022 at 8:00 pm

2021-2022 Masterworks #5, April 1 & 2, 2022
Strauss: Till Eulenspiegel’s Merry Pranks
Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto #3 (Aleksandra Kasman)
Shostakovich: Symphony #9

October 23, 2022 at 8:00 pm

2017-2018 Masterworks #4/Ballet #3, March 2018
Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake Ballet (Dayton Ballet)
Interview with Karen Russo Burke

October 30, 2022 at 8:00 pm

2014-2015 Family Concert #1, October 12, 2014
Mozart: Marriage of Figaro Overture
Saint-Saëns: Danse macabre
Berlioz: Symphonie fantastique, IV
Stravinsky: Firebird Suite (Paul Helfrich, narrator)
Arr. Chase: The Muppets Medley

November 6, 2022 at 8:00 pm

2021-2022 Masterworks #6, May 13 & 14, 2022
Sung: Oceana
Clara Schumann: Piano Concerto
Beethoven: Symphony #9
Interview with Steven Hankle

November 13, 2022 at 8:00 pm

2003-2004 Classical #3, November 2003
Berlioz: The Damnation of Faust
Interview with Antoine Clark

November 20, 2022 at 8:00 pm

2006-2007 Classical #8
Colgrass: A Letter from Mozart
Mozart: Piano Concerto #25 (Emmanuel Ax)
Brahms: Piano Concerto #2 (Emmanuel Ax)

November 27, 2022 at 8:00 pm

2020-2021 Masterworks #3, January 23, 2021
Price: Violin Concerto #2 (Jessica Hung)
Beethoven: Symphony #8
Interview with Jessica Hung

December 4, 2022 at 8:00 pm

2018-2019 Masterworks #4, March 2019
Haydn & Brahms: “Neal’s Extraordinary Haydn & Brahms Playlist”
Brahms: Violin Concerto (Chad Hoopes)

December 11, 2022 at 8:00 pm

2016-2017 Masterworks #7, June 2017
Mozart: Oboe Concerto (Eileen Whalen)
Mozart-Sussmayr: Requiem

December 18, 2022 at 8:00 pm

2013-2014 Masterworks #4, February 2014
Wuorinen: Machault mon Chou
Ravel: Concerto in G (Pascal Rogé)
Saint-Saëns: Symphony #3

December 25, 2022 at 8:00 pm

2020-2021 New Year’s Eve Stream
Mozart: The Marriage of Figaro Overture
Puccini: Tosca, Vissi d’arte (Kara Shay Thompson)
Puccini: Turandot, Nessun dorma (John Pickle)
Bach: Brandenburg Concerto #3, III
Beethoven: Romance #1 (Jessica Hung)
Giordano: Andrea Chenier, Vicino a te (Kara Shay Thompson & John Pickle)
J. Strauss, II: On the Beautiful Blue Danube
J. Strauss, I: Radetzky March
Trad.: Auld Lang Syne


Past Shows

June 3, 2022 at 8:00 pm

Daugherty:  Route 66 (from Classical Connections, March 25, 2011) 
Daugherty:  Bay of Pigs with Manuel Barrueco, Classical Guitar 
Daugherty:  Gee’s Bend with D.J. Sparr, Electric Guitar 
Daugherty:  TROYJAM with Michael Kenwood Lippert, Narrator

July 10, 2022 at 8:00 pm

2012-2013 Classical Connections #3, February 8, 2013 
Jessica Hung & Kirstin Greenlaw, Violins 
Sheridan Currie, Viola 
Andra Padrichelli, Cello 
Joshua Nemith, Piano 

Debussy:  String Quartet 
Debussy:  Piano Preludes 
Debussy:  Cello Sonata 
Debussy:  Sonata for Flute, Viola, and Harp 
Debussy:  Violin Sonata

July 17, 2022 at 8:00 pm

2016-2017 Classical Connections #3, March 26, 2017 
Debussy:  Clair de Lune (Joshua Nemith, Piano) 
Debussy:  Cloches à travers les feuilles (Joshua Nemith, Piano) 
Debussy:  Images for Orchestra

July 24, 2022 at 8:00 pm

2011-2012 Classical Connections #3, March 2, 2012 
Bartók: Romanian Folk Dances 
Bartók:  Music for Strings, Percussion, and Celesta

July 31, 2022 at 8:00 pm

2014-2015 Classical Connections #3, January 11, 2015 
Shostakovich:  Romance from The Gadfly 
Shostakovich:  Symphony No. 10

August 7, 2022 at 8:00pm

Dayton Ballet 2022-2023 Season Preview 
with Kathleen Clawson & Karen Russo Burke

August 14, 2022 at 8:00 pm

Dayton Opera 2022-2023 Season Preview 
with Kathleen Clawson