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A journey around the world of fine music from the Renaissance to the 21st Century: sometimes relaxing, sometimes stimulating, always enjoyable.

 

 

Mariese Shallard

Matthew Toulmin


11th March

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  • intro
  • Scarlatti A: Concerto Grosso No.12 in C Minor. European Community CO/Eivind Aadland.
  • Haydn M: Romance in A Flat for Horn & String Quartet.. Anneke Scott, horn, Ironwood.
  • Chaminade: Autrefois Op.87/4. Stephen Hough, pno.
  • Beethoven: Music for a Knights Ballet, WoO1. Berlin PO/Herbert von Karajan.
  • Ravel: Tzigane. Joshua Bell, vln., Royal PO/Andrew Litton.
  • Lehar: Gold and Silver Waltz, Op.79. Melbourne SO/Ola Rudner.
  • Three Songs by Elgar: As Torrents in Summer, Op.30. My love dwelt in a northern land, Op.18/3 Serenade, Op.73/2 My Love Dwelt in a Northern Land Iain Farrington, pno., Cambridge University Chamber Choir/Christopher Robinson.
  • Bartok: Mikrokosmos, Book Vl. Dejan Lazic, pno.
  • Beach (arr. Koncz): Three Compositions, Op.40: Berceuse. Andreas Ottensamer, cl., Rotterdam PO/Yannick Nezet-Seguin.
  • Verdi: Luisa Miller: Lalto retaggio. Bonaldo Giaiotti, bass, Richard Van Allan, bass, National PO/Peter Maag.
  • Dallapiccola: Piccola Musica Notturna. Sydney Alpha Ensemble/David Stanhope.
  • Sutherland: Four Blake Songs. Lisa Harper-Brown, sop., David Wickham, pno.
  • Tuur: Conversio. Gidon Kremer, vln., Vadim Sacharov, pno.
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  • 4th March

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  • Whitlock: Fanfare. Harold Fabrikant, org.
  • Ireland: A Downland Suite. London PO /Sir Adrian Boult.
  • Brescianello: Chaconne in A. Australian Brandenburg Orch /Paul Dyer.
  • Anon., Playford, Latitude 37: Greensleeves; Paul's Steeple. Latitude 37.
  • Hume: Captain Hume's Pavan. Suzanne Heinrich, viola da gamba.
  • Dibdin: The Grenadier. Kevin West, ten., Susan Bisatt, sop., Opera Restor'd/Peter Holman.
  • Satie: Deux Reveries Nocturnes. Michel Legrand, pno.
  • Castelnuovo-Tedesco: Guitar Concerto No.1 in D. Nicola Hall, gtr, London Mozart Players /Andrew Litton.
  • Isaacs: Angel; Arndt, Arr Kain: Nola. Guitar Trek.
  • Kelly: It is not dawn till you awake; Music when soft voices die (No.4 from 6 Songs), Op.6. Louise Page, sop, Alan HIcks, pno.
  • Stockhausen: Miniatur. Marcus Stockhausen, tpt., Marcus Stockhausen, flugelhorn, Berlin Philharmonic Cellists/Simon Halsey.

  • 25th February

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  • Lully: Ballets des Plaisirs. Aradia Ensemble/Kevin Mallon.
  • Haydn M: Symphony in B flat, P.18. Helsingborg SO/Hans-Peter Frank.
  • Debussy: Musique pour le roi Lear. City of Birmingham SO/Sir Simon Rattle.
  • Borodin: Overture from Prince Igor. London SO/Sir Georg Solti.
  • Liszt: 1st Movement, Piano sonata in B minor, S178. Daniil Trifonov, pno.
  • Rutter: What Sweeter Music. King's College Choir Cambridge/Stephen Cleobury.
  • Dvorak: Festival March in C, B88. Queensland SO/Patrick Thomas.
  • Ireland: Greater love hath no man. Bryn Terfel, bass-baritone, Paula Bott, sop., London SO, London Symphony Chorus/Richard Hickox.
  • Ford: A Martian Sends a Postcard Home. Gerald English, ten., Stephanie McCallum, pno., Hector McDonald, horn.
  • Rautavaara: Two Preludes and Fugues. David Pereira, vlc., Ian Munro, pno.
  • Chopin: Nocturne in A flat, Op.32/2. Nelson Freire, pno.
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  • 18th February

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  • Monteverdi: Beatus vir. Taverner Consort, Taverner Choir, Taverner Players/Andrew Parrott.
  • Vivaldi: Concerto in A minor for 2 violins, RV522, Op.3/8. Isaac Stern, vln., David Oistrakh, vln., Philadelphia Orch/Eugene Ormandy.
  • Handel: Concerto Grosso in A minor, Op.6/4. Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Faure: Theme and variations in C sharp minor, Op.73. Jean-Philippe Collard, pno.
  • Kerry: Harvesting the solstice thunders. Tasmanian SO/David Porcelijn.
  • Granados: Danzas Espanolas: Oriental, Op.37/2. Enrique Granados, pno.
  • Greenbaum: Night Vision. Tilly Junker, oboe, Kate Rockstrom, fte., Abby Hunt, cl., Sally Wickes, bsn., Joel Carnegie, french horn.
  • Humperdinck: Six Songs. Olaf Baer, bar., Helmut Deutsch, pno.
  • Parry: Harp Tune. Frances Kelly, harp.
  • Rautavaara: Partita. Rafael Aguirre Minarro, gtr.
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  • 11th February

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  • Hill: String Quartet No.10 in E. Sydney String Quartet.
  • Whitehead: The virgin and the nightingale. Geoffrey Collins, fte., The Song Company.
  • Sculthorpe: Music for Bali. Tasmanian SO/Richard Mills.
  • Takemitsu: Voice. Robert Aitken, fte.
  • Sawai: Flying like a bird. Satsuki Odamura, koto.
  • Dun: Eight Memories in Watercolour, Op.1. Anna Goldsworthy, pno.
  • Yu: Future of Water. New Zealand SO, St Paul's Cathedral Choir, Wellington/Kenneth Young.
  • Koehne: Nocturne No.1, Twilight. Adelaide SO/Janos Furst.
  • Nakamura: Litanae. Koszalin State PO/Szymon Kawalla.
  • Hindson: The Stars Above Us All. Tasmanian SO/Benjamin Northey.
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  • 4th February

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  • Vivaldi: Mandolin concerto in C, RV425. Bonifacio Bianchi, mndln., I Solisti Veneti/Claudio Scimone.
  • Gabrielli: Sonata a 4 and 5 for Trumpet, Strings and Continuo, op.35 n.11.. Maurice Andre, tpt., Instrumental Ensemble of Bologna/Tito Gotti.
  • Schutz: Magnificat anima mea Dominum, SWV468. Rachel Yakar, sop., Harald Stamm, bass, Heiner Hopfner, ten., Jose Luis Wagner, contr., Munich Residenzorchester, Munich Motet Choir.
  • Ravel: Alborada del Gracioso. Concertgebouw Orch, Amsterdam/Bernard Haitink.
  • Beach: Piano Trio in A minor, Op.150. Trio Anima Mundi.
  • Vaughan Williams: Norfolk Rhapsody No.1. New Philharmonia Orch/Sir Adrian Boult.
  • Dean: Etudenfest. Caroline Almonte, pno., Tasmanian SO/Sebastian Lang-Lessing.
  • Dvorak: Slavonic Dance in E minor, Op.72/2, B147. Czech PO/Leopold Stokowski.
  • Wieniawski: Scherzo-tarantelle in G minor, Op.16. Maxim Vengerov, vln., Ian Brown, pno.
  • Stanford: Songs of the Sea, Op.91. Benjamin Luxon, bar., Bournemouth SO, Bournemouth Symphony Chorus/Norman Del Mar.
  • Tchaikovsky: 2nd Movement String Quartet No.1 in D, Op.11. Borodin String Quartet.
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  • 28th January

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    21st January

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