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

 

 

Mariese Shallard

Damian Neylon


25th May

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  • Gibbons: Jubilate. Simon Preston, org., King's College Choir Cambridge, Jacobean Consort of Viols/Sir David Willcocks.
  • Intro
  • Handel: Concerto a due cori No.3 in F, HWV.334. English Concert/Trevor Pinnock.
  • Sanz: Clarines y Trompetas. Barry Mason, gtr.
  • Weber: Concert Piece in F minor, Op.79. Nikolai Demidenko, pno., Scottish CO/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Sutherland: Clarinet Sonata. Deborah de Graaff, cl., Peter Sagar, pno.
  • Chausson: Poeme, Op.25. Gidon Kremer, vln., London SO/Riccardo Chailly.
  • Reger: Variations & Fugue on a Theme of Beethoven, Op.86. London PO/Neeme Jarvi.
  • Beach: Rendezvous. Emma Kirkby, sop., Paul Barritt, vln., James Lisney, pno.
  • Gershwin: Two Waltzes. John Martin, pno.
  • Wolf: Kennst du das Land? Mignon's Song. Amir Farid, pno., Siobhan Stagg, sop.
  • outro

  • 18th May

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  • Rossini: Edoardo e Cristina, Overture. Tasmanian SO/Ola Rudner.
  • Schumann: Adagio & Allegro in A flat, Op.70. Martha Argerich, pno., Mischa Maisky, vlc.
  • Chopin: Nocturne in C minor, Op.48/1. Vladimir Ashkenazy, pno.
  • Mahler: Symphony No.5: Adagietto. Royal Scottish NO/Neeme Jarvi.
  • Stravinsky: The Firebird Suite. Stonnington SO/Brett Kelly.
  • Bizet: The Pearl Fishers: A cette voix....je crois entendre encore. Rolando Villazon, ten., Munich Radio Orch/Michel Plasson.
  • Traditional: Farruca: Huajara. John Williams, gtr., Paco Pena, gtr., Inti-Illimani.
  • Mozart: Regina coeli K.108 (74d). Emma Kirkby, sop., AAM, Academy of Ancient Music Chorus, Westminster Cathedral Boys' Choir/Christopher Hogwood.
  • Beethoven: Variations on an Original Theme in C minor, WoO 80. Evgeny Kissin, pno.
  • Holland: The scattering of the leaves. Tessa Birnie, pno.
  • Holland: Nocturne. Dulcie Holland, pno.
  • Sibelius: Piano Quartet in G minor, JS158. Jaakko Kuusisto, vln., Folke Grasbeck, pno., Taneli Turunen, vlc., Harri Viitanen, harmonium.

  • 11th May

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  • Beethoven: Egmont, Op.84: Overture. Heidelberg SO/Christopher Kopke.
  • Brahms: Hungarian Dances Nos. 1, 3, 5, 10, 16, 18, 19, 20, 21.. North German RSO/Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
  • Dvorak: Czech Suite, Op.39, B93. North German RSO/Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
  • Albeniz: Sonata for piano L'Automne (valse). Albert Guinovart, pno.
  • Kelly: Elegy for Strings, 'In Memorium Rupert Brooke'. Jun Yi Ma, vln., Tasmanian SO/Johannes Fritzsch.
  • Edwards: Veni Creator Spiritus: Ritmico. Tasmanian SO/Richard Mills.
  • Shostakovich: Moscow-Cheryomushki, Op. 105. Philadelphia Orch/Riccardo Chailly.
  • Traditional: Swing Low, Sweet Chariot/Ride Up in the Chariot. Kathleen Battle, sop., Unnamed Orch, Unnamed Choir/James Levine.
  • Traditional: There Is a Balm in Gilead. Jessye Norman, sop., Kathleen Battle, sop., Unnamed Orch/James Levine.

  • 4th May

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  • Brian: Fantastic Variations of an Old Rhyme. Orch of English National Opera/Martyn Brabbins.
  • Vaughan Williams: Harnham Down. RLPO /Paul Daniel.
  • Bach CPE: Symphony in E minor, Wq178. Concerto Cologne/Pablo Heras-Casado.
  • Revueltas, Arr Limantour: Night of Enchantment (from Night of the Maya). Aguascalientes SO, Mexico /Enrique Barrios.
  • Glinka: Valse fantaisie. Detroit SO /Neeme Jarvi.
  • Lukaszewski: Ave Maria. Adelaide Chamber Singers/Carl Crossin.
  • Brahms: Academic Festival Overture, Op.80. Melbourne Youth Orch/Peter Bandy.
  • Brahms, Arr Kunda: Intermezzo, Op.118, No.2. Guitar Trek.
  • Philips: Cantiones sacrae: Assumpta est Maria; Ave Regina coelorum. Newman College Choir/Gary Ekkel.
  • Phillips: All in a Garden Green. St John's Cathedral Choirs/Graeme Morton.
  • Alain: Postlude pour l'office de Complies. David Agg, org.
  • Hatch (arr. Lawrence): My Country. Jonathan Bradley, pno., Australian Children's Choir/Andrew Wailes.
  • Konstantinidis: From Ten Greek Folk Songs for Wind Quintet. Nikolaos Mantzaros Ensemble.
  • Sculthorpe: Morning Song for the Christ Child. St John's Cathedral Choirs/Graeme Morton.
  • Traditional: The Fox Went Out on a Chilly Night. Apollo's Fire.
  • Anderson: Jazz Legato. BBC Concert Orch /Leonard Slatkin.

  • 27th April

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  • Holst, Gustav: The Planets: Neptune Op.32. London SO/Geoffrey Simon.
  • Prokofiev, Sergei: Cinq Melodies,Op.35b. Gidon Kremer, vln., Martha Argerich, pno.
  • Hill, Alfred: Berceuse. Larry Sitsky, pno.
  • Poulenc, Francis: Suite in C, FP19. Antony Gray, pno.
  • Vaughan Williams, Ralph: Mass in G minor. Christ Church Cathedral Choir/Stephen Darlington.
  • Enescu, George: String Quartet No.1. Quatuor Ad Libitum .
  • Stravinsky, Igor: Pulcinella, excerpts. Bournemouth Sinfonietta/Stefan Sanderling.
  • Grainger, Percy: Sprig of Thyme. Merlyn Quaife, sop., Michael Kieran Harvey, pno.
  • Honegger, Arthur: Pastorale d'ete. New Zealand SO/Takuo Yuasa.
  • Bartok, Bela: Eight Hungarian Folk Songs. Bela Bartok, pno., Ferenc Szekelyhidy, ten., Maria Basilides, contr.
  • Milhaud, Darius: Ballade for Piano and Orchestra, Op.61. Vlastimil Lejsek, pno. Brno State PO/Jiri Waldhans.
  • Shostakovich, Dmitri: Five Preludes. Martin Jones, pno.

  • 20th April

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  • Balakirev, Mily A.: Overture on Russian themes. Tasmanian SO/Shalom Ronly-Riklis.
  • Handel, George Frederic: Ariodante: Scherza infida!. Johannette Zomer, sop. Musica Amphion .
  • Auber, Daniel (arr. Gamley, Douglas): Cello Concerto No.1 in B flat. Jascha Silberstein, vlc. Swiss Romande Orch/Richard Bonynge.
  • Edwards, Ross: White Ghost Dancing. Tasmanian SO/Richard Mills.
  • Grieg, Edvard: Norwegian Dances, Op. 35. Estonian National SO/Paavo Jarvi.
  • Saint-Saens, Camille (arr. Liszt, Franz): Danse Macabre, Op.40. Tamara-Anna Cislowska, pno.
  • Tauber, Richard: The singing dream: You are the world to me. Klaus Florian Vogt, ten. Dresden State Orch/Christian Thielemann.
  • Sieczynski, Rudolf: Vienna City of My Dreams. Piotr Beczala, ten. Royal PO/Lukasz Borowicz.
  • Brahms, Johannes: Trio in A minor, Op.114. Ensemble Liaison .
  • Granados, Enrique: Goyescas: Intermezzo. Mexico City PO/Enrique Batiz.

  • 13th April

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  • Lully, Jean Baptiste: Dies Irae. Le Concert Spirituel/Herve Niquet.
  • Tausch, Franz Wilhelm: Concerto No.2 in B flat for two clarinets, Op.26. Nicholas Bucknall, cl., Thea King, cl. English CO/Leopold Hager.
  • Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich: Serenade melancolique in B minor, Op.26. Maxim Vengerov, vln. London SO/Mstislav Rostropovitch.
  • Delius, Frederick: Violin Sonata No. 3. Piers Lane, pno., Tasmin Little, vln.
  • Wagner R: Mastersingers of Nuremberg, Overture. Oslo PO/Mariss Jansons.
  • Stravinsky, Igor (arr. Pletnev, Mikhail): Petrushka, excerpts. Alexei Volodin, pno.
  • Meale, Richard: Viridian. Adelaide SO/David Porcelijn.

  • 6th April

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  • Handel, George Frederic: Overture - Esther. English CO/Raymond Leppard.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Magic Flute - Dies Bildnis ist bezaubernd schon. Fritz Wunderlich, ten. Berlin PO/Karl Bohm.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Magic Flute - Bei Mannern. Lucia Popp, sop., Tom Krause, bar. Haydn Orch/Istvan Kertesz.
  • Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich: Marche Slave in B flat, Op.31. London PO/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Mahler, Gustav: Piano Quartet Movement in A minor. Anne Lewitzka, pno., John North, vla., Joy Fletcher, vlc., Jung Sook Yoon, vln.
  • Lhoyer, Antoine de: Guitar Concerto, Op.16. Philippe Spinosi, gtr. Ensemble Matheus/Jean-Christophe Spinosi.
  • Vaughan Williams, Ralph: Partita for Double String Orchestra. Sydney SO/Myer Fredman.
  • Palmer, George: Waltz 2. Cove CO/Stephen Williams.
  • Carr-Boyd, Ann: Boulevard Waltz. John Martin, pno.
  • Prokofiev, Sergei: Summer Day, Op.65b. New London Orch/Ronald Corp.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Offertory ''Scande coeli limina'' in C, K34. Dagmer Schellenberger-Ernst, sop Leipzig Radio Choir, Leipzig RSO/Herbert Kegel.