CKDJ 107-9 Classical Gonq playlists

Classical Gonq’s premiere on CKDJ 107-9 FM is finally approaching!  The first show will air February 28 at 6 pm Eastern.  You can listen in on

I’ve had this day in my mind since June 2011 when I originally ‘pitched’ the show.

The pilot show included many gems, but I decided to not have the exact same show as I planned in the summer of 2011. I also had a hard drive crash and lost all my original session files so I’ve had to re-do much of what I had already worked on.

However, these things happen! I am thankful for former PD Meg Lupton’s support, and I know I have it for new PD Gill Proudfoot, who loves classical music even more than I do. You may hear from her time to time on the show. I have offered her to be a co-host, but will be content with a “Gill’s pick” feature instead.

Playlists will be posted here as soon as I have had the shows.

Classically yours,
Laurie-Ann Copple

OK, here is the first show that I’ve pre-planned – airing Tuesday, February 28 at 6 pm Eastern. (

Classical Gonq Tuesday February 28, 2012

Newscast 5 min

Classical Gonq theme (Classical Gas by Mason Williams)

Set One
Matt Bellamy, “The International Theme”
Stanley Myers, “Cavatina” (Love theme from the Deer Hunter) Played by Per Ole Kindgren – Swedish classical guitarist.
Harold Kloser, “The Day after Tomorrow theme”  23

Set Two
Eric Whitacre, “Sleep” (Light and Gold) Virtual Choir – Recent Grammy winner for contemporary classical! [The King’s Singers, Laudibus, Pavão Quartet and The Eric Whitacre Singers, Eric Whitacre (Decca.)]
Howard Shore, “Evenstar Theme”  sung by Isabel Bayrakdarian (Lord of the Rings The Two Towers) [c]
Andre Gagnon, “Aubade” (Histores Revees) [c] Andre Gagnon composed this piece and he’s at the Piano. He’s joined by a Montreal orchestra and was recorded at CBC Studio 12 in Montreal.

Set Three
Phillip Glass, “Pruit Idgoe/Prophecies” (The Watchmen Soundtrack)
Rick Mauti, “Movement in E Flat”  [c]
Mark Mancina, “August’s Rhapsody” (August Rush soundtrack)

Please tune in next week, I’ll have more movie themes and contemporary composers like Patrick Hawes, Anne Southam and more!

10 tracks, 3 Canadian, 30 per cent [c]


One Response to CKDJ 107-9 Classical Gonq playlists

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