Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Divers Ayres on Sundrie Notions, S. 99 44/100: I. Signature theme / II. Intro / Echo Sonata for Two Unfriendly Groups of Instruments, S. 9999999999 / Tag / Station Break / Commercial "Do you suffer?" 8:12
2 New Horizons in Music Appreciation: Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony (with Robert Dennis) / Sportscast / Time / Weather / News 11:53
3 Intro / Traumarai for Unaccompanied Piano / Station Break / Tag / Signature Theme 5:09
4 Schleptet in E flat major, S. 0 / Tag / Station Break 9:28
5 What's My Melodic Line? / Time / News 7:25
6 Intro / Fugue in C minor, S. 212o ""Toot" Suite for Calliope Four Hands" / Tag / Station Break / What's Happening in Home Economics (Beethoven's Revenge) / Commercial "If You Have Never" / Sign-off / Signature Theme 7:54

Credits

CD 1

assistant producer:
Stephen Schmidt (engineer) (1967) (tracks 1–6)
Seymour Solomon (producer and founder of Vanguard Records) (1967) (tracks 1–6)
baritone vocals:
Peter Schickele (composer) (1967) (track 6)
composer:
P.D.Q. Bach (tracks 1, 1, 1, 3, 3–4, 4, 6, 6, 6)
Ludwig van Beethoven (German composer) (1804 – 1808) (track 2)
conductor:
Professor Schickele (composer) (1967) (tracks 1–6)
lyricist:
P.D.Q. Bach (tracks 1, 6)
orchestra:
I Virtuosi di Hoople (1967) (tracks 1–6)
solo calliope:
Emanuel Pedel (composer) (1967) (track 6)
solo piano:
Heinrich Seifenblase (composer) (1967) (track 3)
solo countertenor vocals:
John Ferrante (tenor) (1967) (tracks 1–3, 5–6)
spoken vocals:
Bob Dennis (1967) (track 2)
Peter Schickele (composer) (1967) (tracks 1–6)
publisher:
Theodore Presser Co. (tracks 1, 3–4)
edits:
part of:
Schickele ("S." numbers for compositions of P.D.Q. Bach) (number: 0) (order: 1) (track 4)
Schickele ("S." numbers for compositions of P.D.Q. Bach) (number: 9) (order: 5) (track 1)
Schickele ("S." numbers for compositions of P.D.Q. Bach) (number: 13) (order: 6) (track 3)
arrangements:
Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67: I. Allegro con brio (for brass, Frackenpohl) (track 2)
Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67: I. Allegro con brio (catch all for arrangements) (track 2)
The 5th (track 2)
is the basis for:
later versions:
part of:
Divers Ayres on Sundrie Notions (tracks 1, 1, 3–4, 6, 6)
Toot Suite for calliope four hands (movement) (track 6)
Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67 (movement) (order: 1) (track 2)
partial recording of:
parts:
recording of:
Schleptet in E-flat major (1967) (track 4)

Release

liner notes:Peter Schickele (composer) (in 1967)
performer:Buck Hoeffler (in 1967)
illustration:Lawrence Widdoes
design:Fred Holtz (in 1967)
ASIN:US: B000000EJT [info]
purchase for mail-order:https://www.schickele.com/shoppe/pdqrec/ontheair.htm [info]