Classical Music on The Third Floor

Series produced by WILLIAM CROMWELL

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The only show of its kind, featuring selections of choral, vocal, and instrumental music with host Bill Cromwell, a mix of music listeners won't find on any other classical music platform.

A Classical Music Mix produced by host, Bill Cromwell, featuring arias, motets, symphonies, concertos, anthems, and one major work per hour. Come up to The Third Floor for a personal approach and the only program of its kind.


186 Pieces

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A program heavy with choral music, including three masses from Palestrina, Taverner, and Byrd, plus compositions from Mozart, Vaughan Williams, Ges...

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  • Added: May 09, 2021
  • Length: 02:57:31
  • Purchases: 7
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Andre Caplet's Conte fantastique is the last hour's featured work, based on a short story by Poe: The Masque of the Red Death. Harpist Alexander ...

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  • Added: May 02, 2021
  • Length: 02:57:00
  • Purchases: 8
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Gustav Mahler’s cantata Das klagende Lied, Song of Lamentation. The recording features the BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus, conducted by Donald ...

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  • Added: Apr 25, 2021
  • Length: 02:57:00
  • Purchases: 7
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The featured works are all choral, and the third hour highlights vocal soloists and choirs pretty much all the way through! Composers this week in...

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  • Added: Apr 18, 2021
  • Length: 02:57:00
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Dvorak’s Symphony #6, a Requiem from Herbert Howells, and the Adagio from Mahler’s incomplete 10th symphony, plus music from Palestrina, Carver, Gr...

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  • Added: Apr 11, 2021
  • Length: 02:57:01
  • Purchases: 7
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One featured work per hour with a brass quartet coming up from Ramsoe, a mid-period string quartet from Beethoven, and an orchestral suite from Tch...

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  • Added: Apr 04, 2021
  • Length: 02:57:00
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Featured works from Palestrina, Dvorak, and Rameau, along with music by Bach, Cardoso, Lauridsen, and Mozart.

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  • Added: Mar 28, 2021
  • Length: 02:57:01
  • Purchases: 7
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Harry Christophers will join us for insights into Frank Martin and his Mass for Double Choir as well as conversation about upcoming recordings with...

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  • Added: Aug 04, 2021
  • Length: 02:55:57
  • Purchases: 6
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A very special program this week on TTF, featuring English-Argentine composer Polo Piatti. I’ll be playing a number of selections from his celebra...

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  • Added: Mar 14, 2021
  • Length: 02:53:52
  • Purchases: 7
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On this week’s program, three featured works: a symphony from Johann Wilhem Wilms, orchestrated chamber music from Maurice Ravel, and throughout t...

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  • Added: Mar 07, 2021
  • Length: 02:56:48
  • Purchases: 7
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A wide variety of musical genres and eras on this week's show, with selections from Sibelius, Mozart, Schubert, Orr, Scarlatti, Durufle, and much m...

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  • Added: Feb 28, 2021
  • Length: 02:58:28
  • Purchases: 7
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Three featured works: a sonata from Beethoven, the 3rd symphony from Brahms, and Tchaikovsky’s 1st symphony; we’ll also catch up with our forlorn ...

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  • Added: Feb 21, 2021
  • Length: 02:57:48
  • Purchases: 7
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Works from fine composers such as Bach, Albinoni, Haydn, and Mozart, plus three segments of Schubert’s Die Winterreise. We'll also enjoy a Rachman...

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  • Added: Feb 14, 2021
  • Length: 02:58:02
  • Purchases: 7
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This is Brahms month on TTF, in that we’ll cycle through the symphonies beginning today with the 1st with the Berlin Philharmonic. We’ll also enjo...

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  • Added: Feb 07, 2021
  • Length: 02:57:15
  • Purchases: 7
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Delighted to have English composer Paul Lewis on this week's program for a short interview and music for harp on a new release by EM Records: Harp...

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  • Added: Jan 31, 2021
  • Length: 02:58:18
  • Purchases: 7
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Music this week from Tchaikovsky, Mozart father and son, Vivaldi, Schubert, and much more, plus three featured works, one per hour, beginning with...

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  • Added: Jan 24, 2021
  • Length: 02:58:46
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This week, an excerpt from a Mozart opera, a Dvorak polonaise, a Schubert string trio, our weekly cantata from Bach, a Vivaldi Magnificat, symphoni...

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  • Added: Jan 17, 2021
  • Length: 02:58:14
  • Purchases: 7
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Three featured works, one per hour, including a symphony by Alexander Glazunov, a breathtaking choral work from Carl Fasch, and in the first hour, ...

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  • Added: Jan 10, 2021
  • Length: 02:58:36
  • Purchases: 6
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One featured work each hour with Grieg, Berlioz, and Britten, and along the way, a suite from Tchaikovsky, a motet from the 15th century and Richar...

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  • Added: Jan 03, 2021
  • Length: 02:58:59
  • Purchases: 6
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The last of Christmas music for the season with some deeper dives into holiday music from Schutz, Charpentier, and Monteverdi.

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  • Added: Dec 28, 2020
  • Length: 02:57:01
  • Purchases: 6