Half Past with Carl Hemmingsen

Sundays at 11 pm

Enjoy an encore broadcast of last Sunday night's program. Music from the past half century.

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Sunday (10-15) at 11PM  we'll hear the New Philharmonia Orchestra in William Mathias' "Vistas," Steven Mackey's "Ground Swell" for viola & chamber orchestra, "Fragment IV" for solo viola by Eliot Carter and "Summer" by Otto Ketting.  Music from the past half century on Half Past.

Half Past: Oct. 8 - Shchedrin's "Anna Karenina" Ballet

Oct 8, 2017

This Sunday (10-08, 11 PM)  on Half Past we'll hear selections from Rodion Shchedrin's ballet based on Tolstoy's novel "Anna Karenina."  Music from the past half century, late Sunday evening.

On Half Past this Sunday evening (10-1) we'll hear Paul Chihara's Viola Sonata, Andre Eshpai's 4th Violin Concerto, a song by Ned Rorem & Eduard Tubin's 9th Symphony.  Music from the past 50 years, Sunday evenings at 11.

Half Past: Sept. 24 - From the 1970s

Sep 24, 2017

Join us this Sunday (9-24) evening for Dances with the Winds, op. 69, by Finnish composer Einojuhani Rautavaara and the Symphony No. 6 by English composer Robert Simpson.  Music from the past 50 years - Sunday night at 11.

This Sunday evening (9-17) on Half Past we'll hear Peter Boyer's "Silver Fanfare," Peter Maxwell Davies' "Suite from Act II of Caroline Mathilde" & "Rose of the Winds" by Stephen Hartke.  Music from the past half century Sundays at 11 PM.

This Sunday (9/10) at 11PM on Half Past we'll hear:

Piano Sonata No. 1 by Avner Doman

Eric Ewazen's Trumpet Concerto

Lento Assai for string quartet by Kevin Puts

Oboe Serenade by Kevin Kaska

Sunday (9/3) evening on Half Past we'll hear Perry Goldstein's Quintet for Saxophone & Strings, George Walker's Poeme for Violin & Orchestra and Tunes from My Home by Chen Yi.  Music from the past half-century, Sundays at 11PM.

This Sunday (8/27) evening at 11 we'll hear Daron Hagen's "Songbook" for violin & orchestra, Don Freund's chamber piece, "Louder than Words," and Miguel del Aguila's "Charango Capriccioso" for piano.

This Sunday evening (8/20) at 11 we'll hear Tina Davidson's "Delight of Angels" for string quartet, John Duffy's "Heritage Suite" for orchestra and Daniel McCarthy's "All the West was Moving" for string quartet and bassoon.  Half Past: music from the past half century.

This Sunday (8/13) we'll  hear John Corigliano's Piano Concerto and "The Book of Hours" by Ned Rorem on Half Past.  Music from the past half century Sundays at 11 PM.

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