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16th October

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  • Rameau: Nais, Overture. Orch Victoria/Richard Divall.
  • Lehar: Gypsy Love (Zigeunerliebe): Hor ich Zimbalklange. Yvonne Kenny, sop., Melbourne SO/Richard Bonynge.
  • Lehar: Der Zarewitsch: Einer wird kommen. Yvonne Kenny, sop., Melbourne SO/Richard Bonynge.
  • Verdi: Aida: Ballet Music. National SO of Ireland/Rico Saccani.
  • Moszkowski: Spanish Dances, Op.12. London SO/Ataulfo Argenta.
  • Lumbye: Concert-Polka. Soren Elbaek, vln., Peder Elbaek, vln., Tivoli SO/John Frandsen.
  • Tchaikovsky (arr. Breiner): Russian Dance, Op.40/10. Takako Nishizaki, vln., Queensland SO/Peter Breiner.
  • Gottschalk: Caprice, Minuit a Seville. John Arpin, pno.
  • Rodgers: Carousel: You'll Never Walk Alone. Mirusia, sop., Queensland Pops Orch , Voices of Birralee/Barrie Gott.
  • Levi (arr. Foyster): I believe. Mirusia, sop., Chris Fennessy, ten., Queensland Pops Orch , Voices of Birralee/Barrie Gott.
  • Yvain: Quand On S'Promene Au Board De L'Eau. Jean Gabin, voc., Unnamed Ensemble.
  • Strauss Jnr: Festival Quadrille on English Themes, Op.341. Polish State PO/Johannes Wildner.

  • 15th October

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  • Strauss Jnr: Overture: The Queen's Lace Handkerchief. Vienna PO/Willi Boskovsky.
  • Tartini: Violin sonata in G minor 'The Devil's Trill'. Locatelli Trio. 2nd movement
  • Andre Messager: Solo de Concours. Michael Collins, cl., Piers Lane, pno.
  • Roy Harris: Symphony No.4, 'Folk Song Symphony'. Colorado SO, Colorado Symphony Chorus/Marin Alsop. Interlude: Dance Tunes
  • Verdi: Nabucco: Gli arredi festivi. La Scala Chorus, Milan, La Scala Orch, Milan/Claudio Abbado.
  • Ravel: Rapsodie espagnole (two pianos). Darryl Coote, pno., Robert Chamberlain, pno. 4th movement Feria
  • Fernandes: Eso rigor e reprente. La Compania/Danny Lucin.
  • Beethoven: Quintet in E flat for piano and winds, Op.16. Jeffrey Crellin, oboe, Brian Chapman, pno., Graeme Evans, horn, Matthew Wilkie, bsn., David Griffiths, cl. 3rd movement Rondo
  • Khachaturian: Masquerade Suite: Nocturne & Romance. Alan Smith, vln., Queensland Orch/Jonathan Grieves-Smith. Romance
  • Meyerbeer: Le Prophete - Coronation March. Slovak PO/Richard Hayman.

  • 12th October

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  • Fine Music from 3MBS, Classically Melbourne..
  • Elgar: Cockaigne Overture, Op.40, excerpt in 'accidental stereo'. BBC SO/Sir Edward Elgar.
  • Tausch: Concerto No.1 in B flat for two Clarinets, Op.27. Thea King, cl., Nicholas Bucknall, cl., English CO/Leopold Hager.
  • Beach: Grand Mass in E flat, Op.5. Elaine Bunse, sop., Barbara Schramm, m-sop., Leonard Jay Gould, bar., Paul Rogers, ten., Daniel Beckwith, org., Irene Emmanuel, harp, Charles Aronowitz, drums, Jeff Pines, drums, Michael May Festival Chorus/Michael May.
  • Tartini: Flute concerto in G, Gimo 294. Masahiro Arita, fte., Tokyo Bach-Mozart Ensemble.
  • Beach: Hermit Thrush at Eve, Op.92/1. Virginia Eskin, pno.
  • Clifford (arr. Duthoit): A Naval Occasion. Royal Australian Navy Band/Phillip C. Anderson.
  • Westlake: Ali's Wedding, film score. Slava Grigoryan, gtr., Joseph Tawadros, oud, Lior, voc., Sydney SO/Nigel Westlake.
  • Bloch: Baal Shem: Nigun. Arthur Grumiaux, vln., Istvan Hajdu, pno.
  • Porter: Anything Goes : You're the top. Studio Orch/Phillip Sametz.
  • Rodgers: Betsy: If I Were You. Frederica von Stade, mezzo-sop, London SO/John McGlinn.
  • Dankworth: Bread and Butter. Cleo Laine, voc., Johnny Dankworth Quartet.

  • 11th October

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  • Vasily Solovyov-Sedoy: Moscow Nights. The Red Army Choir/General Viktor Eliseev.
  • Khachaturian: Masquerade - Waltz. Sydney SO/Patrick Thomas.
  • Jarre (arr. Woodward): Lara's theme and main theme from Doctor Zhivago. Roger Woodward, pno.
  • Anonymous: Non me pregunteis a mis males. Siobhan Stagg, sop., La Compania/Danny Lucin.
  • Debussy (arr. Lynch): Reverie, for Flute, Oboe & Guitar. Prudence Davis, fte., Jeffrey Crellin, oboe, Peter Lynch, gtr.
  • Handel: Where'er you walk fr Semele. Angus Wood, ten., Sirius Ensemble/Antony Walker.
  • Kats-Chernin: Revolving Doors. Ian Munro, pno.
  • Kats-Chernin: Alexander Rag. Ian Munro, pno.
  • Joplin: We're goin' around fr Treemonisha. Kenneth Hicks, ten., Houston Grand Opera Orch/Gunther Schuller.
  • Corelli: Fugue for orchestra, strings & continuo. I Solisti Veneti/Claudio Scimone.
  • Mancini: The Inspector Clouseau theme, from The pink panther strikes again.. Roger Woodward, pno.
  • Dvorak (arr. Kreisler): Indian Lament. Milana Chernyavska, pno., Nicolas Koeckert, vln.
  • Weill: Lost in the Stars: Lost in the Stars. Lotte Lenya, sop., Studio Orch/Maurice Levine.
  • Holst: Mercury fr The Planets, Op.32. Royal Liverpool PO, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Choir/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Courage: Star Trek: Main Theme. Boston Pops/John Williams.

  • 10th October

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  • Massenet: Overture - King of Lahore. West Australian SO/Werner Andreas Albert.
  • Chopin (arr. Rampal): Variations on a theme of Rossini. Irena Grafenauer, fte., Maria Graf, harp.
  • Rossini: Grande Fanfare - Rendez-vous de Chasse. European CO 'Per Musica'/Julian Reynolds.
  • Verdi: Sinfonia in C. Milan Giuseppe Verdi Orch/Riccardo Chailly.
  • CD of the Week.
  • Schubert: Characteristic March in C, D968b/1. James Levine, pno., Evgeny Kissin, pno.
  • Traditional (arr. Leek): Canecutters. Young Voices of Melbourne/Mark O'Leary.
  • Lawes: Suite in D for two guitars. John Williams, gtr., Julian Bream, gtr.
  • Haydn (arr. Beethoven): Bonny wee thing. Scottish Early Music Consort/Christopher Field.
  • Mozart (arr. Adam): Ah, vous dirai-je Maman, K265. June Bronhill, sop., Sydney SO/Leonard Dommett.

  • 9th October

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  • Salieri: Les Horaces, Overture. Mannheim Mozart Orch/Thomas Fey.
  • Orlandini: Berenice: Col versar, barbaro, il sangue. Joyce Di Donato, m-sop., Il Complesso Barocco/Alan Curtis.
  • Lovenskjold: La Sylphide - Pas de Deux. London SO/Richard Bonynge.
  • Puccini: La Boheme. Renata Tebaldi, sop., Hilde Gueden, sop., Giacinto Prandelli, ten., Giovanni Inghilleri, bar., St Cecilia Academy Orch, St Cecilia Academy Chorus/Alberto Erede.
  • Legrand (arr. Williams): Papa Can You Hear Me. Itzhak Perlman, vln., Pittsburgh SO/John Williams.
  • Falla: Valse Capricho. Len Vorster, pno.
  • Soriano: El Guitarrico: Serenata. Placido Domingo, ten., Barcelona SO/Garcia Navarro.
  • Rimsky-Korsakov: Mlada: Procession of the Nobles. Slovak PO/Richard Hayman.
  • Delibes: The Maids of Cadiz. Vincenzo Scalera, pno., Jessica Pratt, sop.
  • Xanrof: Le fiacre. Jean Sablon, voc., Unnamed Ensemble.
  • Traditional: Macushla. John McCormack, ten., Frank Patterson, ten.
  • Strauss Jnr: Little hearts polka, Op.188. Slovak State PO/Alfred Walter.

  • 8th October

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  • Henry Purcell: The Fairy Queen, Z629: Act IV, excerpts. Orch of the Antipodes/Antony Walker.
  • Beethoven: Cello Sonata No.3 in A, Op.69. Amir Farid, pno., Zoe Knighton, vlc. 2nd movement Scherzo
  • Jan Novak: Philharmonic Dances. Prague Radio Symphony/Tomas Netopil. No 1 Allegro
  • Giacomo Puccini: Tosca - Vissi d'arte. Katia Ricciarelli, sop., Berlin PO/Herbert von Karajan.
  • Hans Werner Henze: Symphony No.3: 3rd mvt. from the ballet 'Gemini'. Berlin PO/Hans Werner Henze.
  • Robert Schumann: Symphonic Studies, Op.13. Jayson Gillham, pno. Etude 12 Finale
  • Sullivan: The Gondoliers: Dance a chachucha. Royal PO, D'Oyly Carte Opera Chorus/James Walker.
  • Glinka: Trio Pathetique in D minor. Evan Lewis, bsn., Ensemble Liaison. 1st movement (flows into 2nd)
  • Grieg: Peer Gynt - Suite No. 2, Op.55. Tasmanian SO/Sebastian Lang-Lessing. Arabian Dance
  • Kats-Chernin: Violet's Etude. Claire Edwardes, perc.
  • Chopin: Etude in G flat, Op.10/5. Anna Goldsworthy, pno.

  • 5th October

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  • Fine Music from 3MBS, Classically Melbourne..
  • Sondheim: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum. Nathan Lane, voc., Cris Groenendaal, ten., Mark Linn-Baker, voc., Lewis J. Stadlen, voc., Ernie Sabella, voc., William Duell, voc., Mary Testa, voc., Jessica Boevers, voc., Jim Stanek, voc., Studio Orch/Edward Strauss.
  • Tartini: Flute concerto in G, Gimo 294. Masahiro Arita, fte., Tokyo Bach-Mozart Ensemble.
  • Rodgers: A Ship Without a Sail. Frederica von Stade, mezzo-sop, London SO/John McGlinn.
  • Rodrigo: Cinco Piezas Infantiles. Berlin RSO/Hans-Dieter Baum.
  • Westlake: La Yu'minu - Until You Love Your Brother. Lior, voc., Sydney SO/Nigel Westlake.
  • Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No.2 in C minor, Op.18. Jayson Gillham, pno., Melbourne SO/Benjamin Northey.
  • Prokofiev (arr. Rozhdestvensky): Pushkiniana. Russian State SO/Dmitry Yablonsky.
  • Mascagni: Cavalleria Rusticana. Placido Domingo, ten., Agnes Baltsa, m-sop., Juan Pons, bar., Vera Baniewicz, contr., Philharmonia Orch, Royal Opera House Chorus/Giuseppe Sinopoli.
  • Westlake: Babe, soundtrack. Melbourne SO/Nigel Westlake.
  • Traditional (arr. London Klezmer Quartet): Wedding Hora. London Klezmer Quartet.
  • : La Folie Douce. Julien Baer, voc.

  • 4th October

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  • Douglas Lilburn: Aotearoa - Overture. New Zealand SO/James Judd.
  • Giovanni Priuli: Canzon quarta a 6. Musica Fiata/Roland Wilson.
  • Andre Previn: Piano Concerto. Vladimir Ashkenazy, pno., Royal PO/Andre Previn. 3rd movement
  • Cartridge: The Journey of the Harp. Megan Reeve, harp. Movement 1
  • Mores (arr. Grigoryan): En esta tarde gris (On this grey afternoon). Slava Grigoryan, gtr., Leonard Grigoryan, gtr., Jose Carbo, bar.
  • Liszt: Transcendental Studies, S139: Feux follets. Jayson Gillham, pno.
  • Puccini: Madam Butterfly: Humming Chorus. Queensland Orch, Queensland Opera Chorus/Johannes Fritzsch.
  • Dvorak: Piano Trio No.3 in F minor, Op.65, B130. Kathryn Selby, pno., Niki Vasilakis, vln., Emma-Jane Murphy, vlc. 2nd movement Scherzo
  • Victorin de Joncieres (arr. Rutter): Hungarian Serenade. Jane Rutter, fte., David Mibus, pno.
  • Costantino: E.I.B.L. Suite. Ruth Roshan, mndln., Tania Ravbar Costantino, gtr. Illusions
  • Fernandes: Xicochi conetzintle. La Compania/Danny Lucin.

  • 3rd October

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  • Glinka: Overture - Ruslan & Lyudmila. Leningrad PO/Yevgeni Mravinsky.
  • Faure: from Requiem, Op.48. Victoria de los Angeles, sop., Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, bar., Elisabeth Brasseur Choir, Conservatoire Concert Society Orch/Andre Cluytens.
  • Alwyn: Fantasy-waltz No.1 in A flat. John Ogdon, pno.
  • Ortiz: from Recercadas sobre el canto, Llano la Spagna. Andrew Lawrence-King, harp, Ton Koopman, hpschd., Jordi Savall, bass viol, Lorenz Duftschmid, vln., Rolf Lislevand, vihuela, Paolo Pandolfo, bass viol.
  • Bach: last movement from Brandenburg Concerto No.1 in F, BWV1046. Orch Mozart/Claudio Abbado.
  • Gershwin: Porgy and Bess: My Man's Gone Now. Toni Lalich, pno., Lindell Claff, sop.
  • Thomas: from Scenes of Childhood. Lipman Harp Duo.
  • Respighi: last movement\ from Pines of Rome. Minneapolis SO/Antal Dorati.
  • Haydn: first movement from Concerto for violin and piano in F, Hob.18:6. Adelina Oprean, vln., Justin Oprean, pno., European Community CO/Adelina Oprean.
  • Traditional: Kalinka. Evgeny Belyaev, ten., Red Star Red Army Chorus/Anatoly Bazhalkin.
  • Chopin: Scherzo No.3 in C sharp minor, Op.39. Ivan Moravec, pno.