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Classical Guitar Alive! (Series)

Produced by Tony Morris

Most recent piece in this series:

22-26 American Composers

From Tony Morris | Part of the Classical Guitar Alive! series | 58:57


TO: All Stations

FR: Tony Morris

DT: June 27, 2022

RE: ***** CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! 22-26 American Composers

Total length:58:57


In Cue: MUSIC IN "Hello and welcome to…"

Out Cue: "…another edition of Classical Guitar Alive!"

Program Length:58:57



 Bizet: Carmen Suite: Prelude          Los Romeros, guitar quartet

                                             (Philips 412-609)


 Sousa: Black Horse Troop March    Los Angeles Guitar Quartet

             “Best of LA Guitar Quartet”         (Delos 1998) (3:10)


 Confrey:  Kitten on the Keys          Versailles Guitar Quartet 

 Crell:    Mississippi Rag                 (Quantum 6948)

 Joplin:   Rag-time Dance


 Interview: Giovanni De Chiaro: "In 1900 is when he really made it big...  

... he had that reputation  until he died."


 Joplin: Maple Leaf Rag                Giovanni De Chiaro, guitar

                                             (Centaur 2163)


 Interview: Giovanni De Chiaro: "The story about the titles of pieces is

interesting …  … he actually wrote the piece, I think, before the event

happened, and was used as music for the publicity stunt."


 Joplin: The Great Crush Collision March    Giovanni De Chiaro, guitar

                                             (Centaur 2408)


 Traditional, arr. Vance:   "Old Joe Clark"  Christopher Teves, guitar

                                             (TP 1010)     


 Verdery: Towns & Cities: Seattle, WA       UFOnia (Mushkatweek 1)

                          Ellis Island       UFOnia (Mushkatweek 1)

                          Mobile, AL         Kottke & Verdery, guitars

                                             (Newport 85519)

                          Miami, FL          UFOnia (Mushkatweek 1)


Robert Honstein:   Barton’s Blues          Kim Perlak, guitar

                                               (Kim Perlak 7-50532-04342)                     


 Copland: Hoe-down                    Los Angeles Guitar Quartet

                                            (Delos 3163)




This week's edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! is a celebration of music by American composers, Copland, John Philips Sousa, and more, and features an interview with Giovanni De Chiaro, who has arranged and recorded the complete piano works of Scott Joplin.


CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! is a weekly one-hour music with interviews program that is sound-rich, energetic, and has a positive vibe. It is an audience bridge-builder program that attracts both core classical audience and fans of all kinds of acoustic music.


Classical Guitar Alive! celebrates 25 years of national distribution and airs each week on over 250 stations. FUNDRAISER EDITION of Classical Guitar Alive! is available here to all stations: http://www.prx.org/pieces/187790-fundraiser-editio


CGA! is a winner at PRX's 13th Annual Zeitfunk Awards: #1 Most Licensed Producer, and #2 Most Licensed Series.