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


11th November

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  • Vivaldi, Antonio: Cello concerto in G, RV413. Giovanni Sollima, vlc. European Community CO/Eivind Aadland.
  • Chopin, Frederick: Waltz in E flat, Op.18 "Grande Valse Brillante". Stephen Kovacevich, pno.
  • Handel, George Frederic: Te Deum in D 'Queen Caroline'. Gillian Fisher, sop., James Bowman, alto., John Mark Ainsley, ten., Michael George, bass King's Consort, New College Choir, Oxford/Robert King.
  • Vieuxtemps, Henri: Violin Concerto No.5 in A minor, Op.37 - Gretry. Misha Keylin, vln. Slovak RSO/Andrew Mogrelia.
  • Liszt, Franz: Mephisto Waltz No.1, S514. Chicago SO/Sir Georg Solti.
  • Bax, Sir Arnold: Festival Overture. London PO/Bryden Thomson.
  • Loewe, Frederick: Two Songs from Paint Your Wagon: I Talk to the Trees & They Call the Wind Maria Richard Hayman and His Orch/Richard Hayman.
  • Loewe, Frederick: Paint Your Wagon: They Call the Wind Maria. Richard Hayman and His Orch/Richard Hayman.
  • Faure, Gabriel: Clair de Lune, Op.46/2. David Greco, bar., Michael Curtain, pno.
  • Jenkins, Karl: Cantus - Song of the plains (Adiemus 2). Mary Carewe, sop., Miriam Stockley, voc. London PO/Karl Jenkins.
  • Brumby, Colin: Gardens of the Villa Taranto. Jane Rayner, fte., Peter Lynch, gtr.

  • 4th November

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  • Thomas, A G: The Golden Web. Victoria Opera Orch /Richard Bonynge.
  • Grandage: Three Australian Bush Songs (Dawn, Birds, Sunset). The Resonants /Helen Swan.
  • Handel: Where'er you walk; Lascia ch'io pianga. Elin Manahan Thomas, sop, Orch of Age of Enlightenment /Harry Christophers.
  • Scarlatti, Arr Williams: Sonata in E, K380 (L23). John Williams, gtr.
  • Nyman: A Zed and Two Noughts: Time Lapse. Sally Whitwell, pno.
  • Harris: Faire is the heaven. The Sixteen /Harry Christophers.
  • Wood: Great Lord of Lords. The Old Cathedral Voices /Jenny George.
  • Bach: Fugue in g min, BWV 1000. John Williams, gtr.
  • Wood: O Thou, the central orb; Hail, gladdening light. The Sixteen /Harry Christophers.
  • Debussy: Sonata. David Berlin, vc, Len Vorster, pno.
  • Hadley, Arr Vaughan Williams: Part 1, Cantata - Fen and Flood. Mary Bevan, sop, Leigh Melrose, bar, Joyful Company of Singers, Bournemouth SO /Paul Daniel.
  • Strauss Jnr: Gifts of Cheerfulness, Op.73. CSSR State PO/Alfred Walter.
  • Jenkins: King of the Sacred Grove; Saint Declan's Drone, from Adiemus IV. Adiemus Orchestra /Karl Jenkins.
  • Trad., Arr Kirkpatrick: The crockery ware. Brass Monkey

  • 28th October

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  • Berlioz, Hector: Beatrice and Benedict, Overture. Sydney SO/Robert Pikler.
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: The King's Speech: Symphony No.7 in A, Op.92, Allegretto. Sydney SO/Willem van Otterloo.
  • Dvorak, Antonin: Poetic Tone Pictures, Op.85, B161. William Howard, pno.
  • Scriabin, Alexander: Variations on a Russian Theme. Kuss Quartett .
  • Korngold, Erich: Cello Concerto in C, Op.37. Peter Dixon, vlc. BBC PO/Matthias Bamert.
  • Grainger, Percy: Danish Folk Music Suite. Claire Clements, pno. Melbourne SO/Geoffrey Simon.
  • Smalley, Roger: Footwork (Birthday Tango). Australian CO/Richard Tognetti.
  • Scarlatti A: Seven Arias with Trumpet Solo. No. 1: Let the trumpet sound. Kathleen Battle, sop., Wynton Marsalis, tpt. Orch of St Luke's/John Nelson.
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: Cantata BWV 51, Praise God throughout creation: Chorale "Praise, Glory and Honour Be". Eriko Sato, vln., Kathleen Battle, sop., Krista Bennion Feeney, vln., Wynton Marsalis, tpt. Orch of St Luke's/John Nelson.
  • Debussy, Claude: Ballade. Roberta Rust, pno.
  • Anonymous (arr. Thompson, Carol): Brian Boru's March. Carol Thompson, harp .
  • d'Urfey, Thomas (arr. Thompson, Carol): Jenny. Carol Thompson, harp .

  • 21st October

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  • Massenet, Jules: Overture - King of Lahore. West Australian SO/Werner Andreas Albert.
  • Vivaldi, Antonio: Concerto for 3 violins in F, RV551. Alison Lazaroff-Somssich, vln., Rosalin Lazaroff, vln., Susanna Lazaroff, vln. Virtuosi Tasmania .
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Abduction from the Seraglio, K384: Ach, ich liebte. Greta Bradman, sop. English CO/Richard Bonynge.
  • Verdi, Giuseppe: Luisa Miller: Sacra la scelta. Dmitri Hvorostovsky, bar. Rotterdam PO/Valery Gergiev.
  • Edwards, Ross: Chorale and Ecstatic Dance (Enyato 1). Tasmanian SO/Richard Mills.
  • Liszt, Franz: Piano transcription of Gounod: Waltz from Faust, S407. Leslie Howard, pno.
  • Godard, Benjamin Louis: Suite de trois morceaux, Op.116. Susan Milan, fte. City of London Sinfonia/Richard Hickox.
  • Britten, Benjamin: Soirees Musicales, Op.9. London PO/Sir Adrian Boult.
  • Dvorak, Antonin: Piano Quintet No.2 in A, Op.81, B155: Allegro ma non tanto. Clancy Newman, vlc., Elizabeth Layton, vln., Grace Clifford, vln., Kathryn Selby, pno., Tobias Breider, vla.
  • Howells, Herbert: Three Dances for Violin and Orchestra, Op.7. Malcolm Stewart, vln. Royal Liverpool PO/Vernon Handley.
  • Barber, Samuel: Agnus Dei, Op.11. Corydon Singers/Matthew Best.

  • 14th October

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  • Marais, Marin: Alcyone: Marche. Le Concert des Nations/Jordi Savall.
  • Moscheles, Ignaz: Concertante in F. Joris Van den Hauwe, oboe, Marc Grauwels, fte. Belgian Radio and TV Philharmonic Orch/Andre Vandernoot.
  • Telemann, Georg Philipp: Recorder Sonata in C, TWV51:C1. Genevieve Lacey, rec. Melbourne CO/William Hennessy.
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: Coriolan, Op.62: Overture. Columbia SO/Bruno Walter.
  • Suk, Josef: Love Song, Op.7/1. Duo Chamber Melange .
  • Rossini, Gioachino: String Sonata No.5 in E Flat. Chi-Chi Nwanoku, db., Elizabeth Wallfisch, vln., Marshall Marcus, vln., Richard Tunnicliffe, vlc.
  • Grieg, Edvard (arr. Sitt, Hans): Norwegian Dances, Op. 35. Gothenburg SO/Neeme Jarvi.
  • Williamson, Malcolm: Sinfonietta. Tasmanian SO/Richard Mills.
  • Porter, Cole: Anything Goes - Overture. London Sinfonietta/John McGlinn.

  • 7th October

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  • intro
  • Pergolesi, Giovanni: Andantino. Arthur Grumiaux, vln., Istvan Hajdu, pno.
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian (arr. Avital, Avi): Violin concerto in A minor, BWV1041arr. Mandolin. Avi Avital, mndln. Potsdam Chamber Academy .
  • Mendelssohn, Felix: Ruy Blas, Op.95, overture. London SO/Claudio Abbado.
  • Schumann, Robert: Kinderszenen Op.15 (Scenes of Childhood). Martha Argerich, pno.
  • Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich: Sleeping Beauty, Op.66 - Waltz. Kirov Orch/Valery Gergiev.
  • Ireland, John: A Downland Suite. City of London Sinfonia/Richard Hickox.
  • Rodgers, Richard: Carousel, selection. Richard Hayman and His Orch .
  • Bartok, Bela: For Children, excerpts. Thoroughbass .
  • Sculthorpe, Peter: Mememto mori. New Zealand SO/James Judd.
  • Del Tredici, David: Farewell. Cory Smythe, pno., Hilary Hahn, vln.
  • outro

  • 30th September

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  • Cherubini, Luigi: The Two Journeys, Overture. Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Vivaldi, Antonio (arr. Williams, John (Aus.)): Violin concerto in A, RV345, trans. for guitar. John Williams, gtr. Franz Liszt CO/Janos Rolla.
  • Jenkins, Karl: The Armed Man: Benedictus. London PO, National Youth Choir of Great Britain/Karl Jenkins.
  • Grieg, Edvard: Piano Concerto in A Minor, Op.16: 2nd Movement. Ronald Ho, pno. Grainger Ensemble/Glen Riddle.
  • Vaughan Williams, Ralph: Symphony No.5 in D, 3rd mvt - Romanza. Adelaide SO/Patrick Thomas.
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: French Suite No.5 in G, BWV816. James Rhodes, pno.
  • Meale, Richard: Cantilena pacifica. Erica Kennedy, vln. Tasmanian SO/Richard Mills.
  • Doppler, Franz & Karl (arr. Schottstadt, Rainer): Rigoletto Fantasy, Op.38. The Clarinotts, Wiener Virtuosen .
  • Respighi, Ottorino: Suite in G for Organ and Strings. Leslie Pearson, org. Philharmonia Orch/Geoffrey Simon.
  • Bazzini, Antonio (arr. Parhamovsky, Mikhail):La Ronde des lutins: scherzo fantastique, Op. 25. Maxim Vengerov, vln., Vag Papian, pno. Virtuosi .

  • 23rd September

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  • Shostakovich, Dmitri: Festive Overture, Op.96. Royal Scottish NO/Neeme Jarvi.
  • Haydn, Franz Joseph: Divertimento in F, Hob.XV:40. Beaux Arts Trio .
  • Verdi, Giuseppe: Rigoletto: Caro nome. Alan Kogosowski, pno., Emily Xiao Wang, sop.
  • Chopin, Frederick: Andante Spianato and Grande Polonaise in E flat, Op.22. Geoffrey Tozer, pno.
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: Cello Sonata No.5 in D, Op.102/2. Daniel Barenboim, pno., Jacqueline du Pre, vlc.
  • Bernstein, Leonard: West Side Story: One hand, one heart. Dame Kiri Te Kanawa, sop., Jose Carreras, ten. Unnamed Orch/Leonard Bernstein.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: (arr. Heidenreich):Magic Flute, K.620, excerpts. Budapest Wind Ensemble/Kalman Berkes.
  • Glanville-Hicks, Peggy: Harp Sonata. Mary Anderson, harp .
  • Piazzolla, Astor (arr. Bacalov, Luis): Libertango. Luis Bacalov, pno. St Cecilia Academy Orch/Myung-Whun Chung.
  • Stanhope, Paul: Ubi caritas. Sydney Chamber Choir/Paul Stanhope.
  • Prokofiev, Sergei: Cinq Melodies,Op.35b. Dmitry Sitkovetsky, vln., Pavel Gililov, pno.