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


28th September

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  • Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich: Festival Coronation March in D. Gewandhaus Orch/Kurt Masur.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Symphony No.10 in G, K74. Concentus Musicus Vienna/Nikolaus Harnoncourt.
  • Reger, Max: Maria Wiegenlied, Op.76/52. Renee Fleming, sop. Royal PO/Andreas Delfs.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Laudamus te. Renee Fleming, sop. Royal PO/Andreas Delfs.
  • Poulenc, Francis: Domine Deus fr: Gloria. Renee Fleming, sop. London Voices, Royal PO/Andreas Delfs.
  • Chopin, Frederick: Variations in B flat on 'La ci darem' from Don Giovanni, Op.2. Ian Munro, pno. Tasmanian SO/David Porcelijn.
  • Easton, Michael: An Australian in Paris. State Orch of Victoria/Brett Kelly.
  • Gounod, Charles: Symphony No.1 in D. Saint Paul CO/Christopher Hogwood.
  • Giuliani, Mauro: Gran Sonata Eroica in A, Op.150. Pepe Romero, gtr. Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Sibelius, Jean: Academic March. Gothenburg SO/Neeme Jarvi.
  • Mendelssohn, Felix: Symphony for strings, No.10 in B minor. Australian CO/Richard Tognetti.
  • Bruckner, Anton: Virga Jesse floriut. Freiburg Vocal Ensemble/Wolfgang Schafer.

  • 21st September

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  • Vivaldi, Antonio: Concerto in B minor for 4 violins, RV580, Op.3/10. David Plantier, vln., Manfred Kraemer, vln., Mauro Lopes, vln., Pablo Valetti, vln. Le Concert des Nations/Jordi Savall.
  • Sibelius, Jean: The Oceanides, Op.73. Lahti SO/Osmo Vanska.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Magic Flute - Dies Bildnis ist bezaubernd schon. Fritz Wunderlich, ten. Munich Philharmonic/Fritz Rieger.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Magic Flute - Wie stark ist. Fritz Wunderlich, ten. Munich Philharmonic/Fritz Rieger.
  • Elgar, Sir Edward: Sospiri, Op.70. Australian CO/Richard Tognetti.
  • Satie, Erik (arr. Kain, Timothy): Je te veux. Guitar Trek .
  • Bruckner, Anton: Symphony No.3 in D minor (Adagio). Scottish NO/Georg Tintner.
  • Bizet, Georges: Carmen: Habanera. Jessye Norman, sop. French Radio NO/Seiji Ozawa.
  • Purcell, Henry: Dido and Aeneas: Dido's Lament. Jessye Norman, sop. English CO/Raymond Leppard.
  • Wieniawski, Henryk: Scherzo-tarantelle in G minor, Op.16. Ian Brown, pno., Maxim Vengerov, vln.
  • Finzi, Gerald: Romance in E flat, Op.11. Aurora Orch/Nicholas Collon.
  • Hill, Alfred: Symphony No. 2 'Joy Of Life': Grave - Allegro. South Australian SO/Patrick Thomas.
  • Respighi, Ottorino: Piano Sonata in F minor. Konstantin Scherbakov, pno.
  • Brahms, Johannes (arr. Angerer, Paul):Chorale Preludes, Op.122/7: O Gott, du frommer Gott. Australian CO/Richard Tognetti.

  • 14th September

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  • Guerrero, Francisco: If the night is getting dark. La Capella Reial de Catalunya/Jordi Savall.
  • Anonymous: Contredanse 'Jeanne qui saute'. La Simphonie du Marais/Hugo Reyne.
  • Purcell, Henry: Three-part Fantasias. Rose Consort of Viols .
  • Haydn, Franz Joseph: String Quartet in D minor, Hob:III:43, Op.42. Australian String Quartet .
  • Telemann, Georg Philipp: Oboe concerto No.4 in D minor. Thomas Indermuhle, oboe English CO/Thomas Indermuhle.
  • Ravel, Maurice: Sonata for Violin and Piano. Andrew Haveron, vln., Anna Goldsworthy, pno.
  • Elgar, Sir Edward: Pomp and Circumstance March in D, Op.39/1. Boston Pops/Arthur Fiedler.
  • Rachmaninov, Sergei: Capriccio on Gypsy Themes, Op.12. Philharmonia Orch/Neeme Jarvi.
  • Toch, Ernst: Burlesque, Op.31. Daniel Blumenthal, pno.
  • Rorem, Ned: Three Motets. William Ferris Chorale .
  • Ledger, James: Daydream. ACO Collective/Helena Rathbone.

  • 7th September

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  • Arne, Thomas: Overture No.6 in B Flat. Academy of Ancient Music/Christopher Hogwood.
  • Steffani, Agostino: Laudate pueri. Daniel Behle, ten., Franco Fagioli, alto., Julian Pregardien, ten., Nuria Rial, sop., Salvo Vitale, bass, Yetzabel Arias Fernandez, sop. I Barocchisti, Radio Svizzera Choir/Diego Fasolis.
  • Purcell, Henry: Now That the Sun Hath Veiled His Light. Laura Vaughan, viola da gamba, Sara Macliver, sop., Stewart Smith, org., Tommie Andersson, theorbo/Brett Weymark.
  • Saint-Georges: Violin Concerto in D, Op.3/I. Jean-Jacques Kantorow, vln. Bernard Thomas CO .
  • Schubert, Franz: Moments Musicaux, D.780. Amir Farid, pno.
  • Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich: Suite No.2 in C, Op.53. Detroit SO/Neeme Jarvi.
  • Bowman, Calvin: Crossing the Bar. Catherine Davis, pno., Sara Macliver, sop.
  • Theodorakis, Mikis: A day in May. Agnes Baltsa, m-sop., Kostas Papadopoulos, bouzouki Athens Experimental Orch/Stavros Xarhakos.
  • Grenfell, Maria: Rock Hopping. Tasmanian SO/Benjamin Northey.
  • Finzi, Gerald: Let us garlands bring, Op.18. Dame Janet Baker, m-sop., Geoffrey Parsons, pno.
  • Albeniz, Isaac (arr. Muller-Pering, Thomas): Majorca, Op.202. Friedemann Eichhorn, vln., Thomas Muller-Pering, gtr.

  • 31st August

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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.
  • Satie, Erik: La belle excentrique. Gabor Eckhardt, pno., Klara Koermendi, pno.

  • 24th August

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  • Wagner R: Tannhauser, Overture. Vienna PO/Sir Georg Solti.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Horn Concerto No.4 in E Flat, K.495. Alessio Allegrini, horn Orch Mozart/Claudio Abbado.
  • Verdi, Giuseppe: Requiem: Dies irae. Sydney Philharmonia Motet Choir, Sydney Philharmonia Orch, Sydney Philharmonia Symphonic Choir/Antony Walker.
  • Faure, Gabriel: Requiem, Op.48 - In paradisum. Sydney Philharmonia Orch, Sydney Philharmonia Symphonic Choir/Antony Walker.
  • Elgar, Sir Edward: Enigma Variations, Op.36. Vienna PO/Sir Georg Solti.
  • Liszt, Franz: Andante molte espressivo, S156/8b. Leslie Howard, pno.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Solemn Vespers, K339: Laudate Dominum. Sumi Jo, sop. Cologne Philharmonic Choir, Gurzenich-Orchester/James Conlon.
  • Gounod, Charles: St. Cecilia Mass: Sanctus. Sumi Jo, sop. Cologne Philharmonic Choir, Gurzenich-Orchester/James Conlon.
  • Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich: Souvenir de Florence, Op.70. Australian CO/Richard Tognetti.
  • Bruch, Max: Adagio on Celtic Themes, Op.56. Ofra Harnoy, vlc. London PO/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Finzi, Gerald: Eclogue in F, Op.10. Rohan Murray, pno. Monash Sinfonia/Elizabeth Sellars.

  • 17th August

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  • Rossini, Gioachino: Barber of Seville, Overture. Tasmanian SO/Ola Rudner.
  • Corelli, Arcangelo: Concerto Grosso in D, Op.6/4. Australian CO/Richard Tognetti.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Piano Concerto No.20 in D minor, K.466. Sir Georg Solti, pno. English CO/Sir Georg Solti.
  • Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich: Waltz from Swan Lake. National PO/Richard Bonynge.
  • Glazunov, Alexander: Raymonda, Op.57, Grande valse and pizzicato. Scottish NO/Neeme Jarvi.
  • Joel, Billy: Lullabye. Trinity College Choir, Melbourne/Michael Leighton Jones.
  • Grainger, Percy: Green Bushes. Martin Jones, pno., Philip Martin, pno., Richard McMahon, pno.
  • Sarasate, Pablo de: Caprice basque, Op.24. Itamar Golan, pno., Maxim Vengerov, vln.
  • Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich: Souvenir d'un lieu cher, Op.42: Melodie. Itamar Golan, pno., Maxim Vengerov, vln.
  • Haydn, Franz Joseph: Partita in E flat, Hob.XV:36. Beaux Arts Trio .
  • Brahms, Johannes: Song of Destiny, Op.54. Ambrosian Opera Chorus, New Philharmonia Orch/Claudio Abbado.

  • 10th August

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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.

  • 3rd August

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  • Schutz, Heinrich: German Magnificat. Concentus Vocalis/Herbert Bock.
  • Bortniansky, Dmitry: Choral Concert No.19 'The Lord Speaketh'. Moscow Choral Academy/Alexander Sedov.
  • Vivaldi, Antonio: Concerto in A for Violin and Viola da gamba, RV 546. Jordi Savall, viola da gamba, Manfred Kraemer, vln. Le Concert des Nations/Jordi Savall.
  • Haydn, Franz Joseph: Incidental Music to Alfred King of Angelsachsen, Hob.XXX:5a. Jacqueline Fox, spkr., Nancy Argenta, sop. Collegium Musicum 90/Richard Hickox.
  • Giuliani, Mauro: Guitar Concerto No. 1 in A, Op. 30. John Williams, gtr. Australian CO/Richard Tognetti.
  • Mendelssohn, Felix: The Fairy Tale of Fair Melusina, Op.32. Gewandhaus Orch/Kurt Masur.
  • Shostakovich, Dmitri: Four verses of Captain Lebyadkin, Op.146. Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, bar., Vladimir Ashkenazy, pno.
  • Stanford, Sir Charles: Fantasy for Horn Quintet in A minor. Stephen Stirling, horn Vanbrugh Quartet .
  • Hill, Mirrie: Three Aboriginal Dances. Larry Sitsky, pno.
  • Gershwin, George: Strike Up the Band. Boston Pops/Arthur Fiedler.
  • Bernstein, Leonard: Candide: Glitter and be gay. Renee Fleming, sop. Metropolitan Opera Orch/James Levine.