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


15th July

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  • Porpora: Cello Concerto in G. Giovanni Sollima, vlc., European Community CO/Eivind Aadland.
  • Bach CPE: Trio sonata in D minor, Wq.160. London Baroque.
  • Cimarosa: Symphony in D for strings, flute, oboe & horns. Chopin CO/Winston Dan Vogel.
  • Mozart: Rondo in D, K485. Vladimir Horowitz, pno.
  • Gounod: Sapho: O ma lyre immortelle. Marilyn Horne, m-sop., Swiss Romande Orch/Henry Lewis.
  • Holst: Golden Goose - Ballet Music, Op.45/1. English CO/Imogen Holst.
  • Tchaikovsky: Hamlet, fantasy Overture, Op.67. Philadelphia Orch/Riccardo Muti.
  • Vieuxtemps: 2nd Movement Adagio Religioso Violin Concerto No.4 in D minor, Op.31. Hilary Hahn, vln., German Chamber Philharmonic/Paavo Jarvi.
  • Brumby: Capriccio. Ann Hoare, bsn.
  • Ginastera: Pampeana No.2, Op.21. Amir Farid, pno., Zoe Knighton, vlc.
  • Mendelssohn: T Sunday Song, Op.34/5. Eugene Asti, pno., Sophie Daneman, sop. Spring, Op.9/4. Eugene Asti, pno., Sophie Daneman, sop. Night Song, Op.71/6. Eugene Asti, pno., Sophie Daneman, sop.
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  • 8th July

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    1st July

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  • Purcell: O Sing Unto the Lord, Z44. Gabrieli Consort and Players/Paul McCreesh.
  • Rameau: Gavotte - Double de la Gavotte. Kenneth Gilbert, hpschd.
  • Mozart: Masonic Funeral Music, K.477. Le Concert des Nations/Jordi Savall.
  • Brahms: Seven Songs, Op.57. Geoffrey Parsons, pno., Olaf Baer, bar.
  • Chopin: Polonaise in A flat, Op.53, Heroic. Maurizio Pollini, pno.
  • Sullivan: The Mikado Overture. D'Oyly Carte Opera Orch/John Pryce-Jones.
  • Debussy: Prelude a l'Apres-midi d'un Faune. Elizabethan PO/Henryk Pisarek.
  • Delius: Fantastic Dance. Royal PO/Eric Fenby.
  • Shostakovich: Hamlet - Incidental Music,Op.116a. National PO/Bernard Hermann.
  • Holland: Soliloquy for Strings. Orpheus String Quartet.
  • Tavener: Song for Athene. St John's College Choir, Cambridge/Christopher Robinson.
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  • 24th June

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  • Purcell: Praise the Lord, O my Soul, O Lord my God, Z48. Michael George, bass, Rogers Covey-Crump, ten., King's Consort/Robert King.
  • Krebs: Fantasia in F minor. Daniel Matrone, org., Jerome Simonpoli, oboe.
  • Schubert: Two Marches Characteristiques, D.886/968b. Christoph Eschenbach, pno., Justus Frantz, pno.
  • Ravel: Three songs. Australian Chamber Choir/Douglas Lawrence.
  • Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Greensleeves. London SO/Sir Adrian Boult.
  • Poulenc: Metamorphoses. Rosamund Illing, sop., David McSkimming, pno.
  • Satie: Gnossienne No.1. Elyane Laussade, pno.
  • Holland: Northbridge Sketches. Dulcie Holland, pno.
  • Sculthorpe: Nourlangie. Karin Schaupp, gtr., Tasmanian SO/Richard Mills.
  • Niles (arr. Britten): I Wonder As I Wander. Jane Sheldon, sop., Acacia Quartet.

  • 17th June

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  • Weber: Overture: Oberon. LCP/Sir Roger Norrington.
  • Tozer: Suite No.2 in F. Lachlan Redd, pno.
  • Pergolesi: Salve Regina in A minor. Brigitte Lesne, m-sop., Europa Galante/Fabio Biondi.
  • Khachaturian: Spartacus: Ballet Suite No.4. St Petersburg State SO/Andre Anichanov.
  • Puccini: Turandot: Signore ascolta. Renee Fleming, sop., London PO/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Verdi: Sicilian Vespers: Merci, jeunes amies. Renee Fleming, sop., London PO, London Voices/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Grieg: The Mountain Thrall, Op.32. Teddy Tahu Rhodes, bar., Australian CO/Richard Tognetti.
  • Brahms: Rhapsody in B minor, Op.79/1. Pascal Rogé, pno.
  • Schubert: String Quartet No. 6 in D, D.74. Kodaly Quartet.
  • Granados (arr. McFadden): Valses poeticas. Jeffrey McFadden, gtr.
  • Brumby: Clarinet Concerto: 3rd Movement. Paul Dean, cl., Queensland SO/Werner Andreas Albert.
  • Elgar: Romance in D minor, Op.62. Julian Lloyd Webber, vlc., ASMF/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Chopin: Polonaise in G minor, BI 1. Anne Queffelec, pno.

  • 10th June

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  • Albinoni: Concerto for trumpet, 3 oboes, bassoon & continuo in C. Crispian Steele-Perkins, tpt., Tafelmusik/Jeanne Lamon.
  • Rameau: Dardanus, excerpts. Orch of the Antipodes/Antony Walker.
  • Paganini: Caprice in C minor, Op.1/4. James Ehnes, vln.
  • Mozart: Magic Flute - Wie stark ist. Jonas Kaufmann, ten., Michael Volle, bar., Mahler CO, Parma Region Theatre Chorus/Claudio Abbado.
  • Chausson: Poeme, Op.25. Gidon Kremer, vln., London SO/Riccardo Chailly.
  • Britten: Simple Symphony, Op.4: Playful Pizzicato. Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Poulenc: Metamorphoses. Rosamund Illing, sop., David McSkimming, pno.
  • Barber: A Hand of Bridge, Op.35. Royal Scottish NO/Marin Alsop.
  • Reger: Viola suite No.2 in D, Op.131d. George Robertson, vla.
  • Brumby: Phoenix and the Turtle. Melbourne SO/Hiroyuki Iwaki.
  • Prokofiev: Adagio from Cinderella, Op.97bis. Anthony Halliday, pno., Josephine Vains, vlc.
  • Ginastera: Suite de Danzas Criollas, Op.15. Will Schmidt, pno.
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  • 3rd June

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  • Corelli: Concerto grosso in D, Op.6/4. Australian CO/Richard Tognetti.
  • Schumann: Arabeske in C, Op.18. Roger Woodward, pno.
  • Schumann: Devotion. Roger Woodward, pno.
  • Dvorak: Serenade for Strings in E, B.52, Op.22. London CO/Christopher Warren-Green.
  • Saint-Saens: Introduction and Rondo capriccioso in A minor, Op.28. Joshua Bell, vln., Royal PO/Andrew Litton.
  • Bruckner: Locus iste. Freiburg Vocal Ensemble/Wolfgang Schafer.
  • Korngold: Devotion. Brandenburg PO Potsdam/Richard Kaufman.
  • Korngold (arr. Morgan): Another Dawn: Night Scene. Moscow SO/William Stromberg.
  • Verdi: Il Trovatore: Stride la vampa!. Giuletta Simionato, m-sop., Maggio Musicale Fiorentino Chorus, Geneva Grand Theatre Orch/Alberto Erede.
  • Borodin: Symphony No.3 in A minor. Swiss Romande Orch/Ernest Ansermet.
  • Brumby: Borromeo Suite. Gerhard Mallon, fte., Julian Byzantine, gtr.
  • Sor: Theme and Variations, Op.9. Narciso Yepes, gtr.

  • 27th May

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  • Macfarren: Chevy Chace: Overture. English Northern Philharmonia/David Lloyd-Jones.
  • Mozart: Ah se in ciel, benigne stelle, K538, concert aria. Emma Matthews, sop., Tasmanian SO/Marko Letonja.
  • Vaughan Williams: Partita for Double String Orchestra. Royal Liverpool PO/Vernon Handley.
  • Chopin: Ballade No.3 in A flat, Op.47. Vladimir Ashkenazy, pno.
  • Mascagni: Cavalleria Rusticana: The Easter Hymn. Elina Garanca, m-sop., Saarbrucken RSO, Saarbrucken Opera Chorus/Karel Mark Chichon.
  • Beethoven: Symphony No.6 in F, Op.68, 'Pastoral', 1st mvt.. Australian CO/Richard Tognetti.
  • Sculthorpe: From Kakadu. Callum Henshaw, gtr.
  • Tartini (arr. Kreisler): Violin sonata in G minor 'The Devil's Trill'. Alexander Markovich, pno., David Garrett, vln.
  • Saint-Saens: Sarabande et Rigaudon, Op.93. Tina Gruenberg, vln., London PO/Geoffrey Simon.
  • Liadov: Enchanted Lake, Op.62. Queensland SO/Vladimir Verbitsky.
  • Schubert: An die Musik, D.547. Geoffrey Parsons, pno., Olaf Baer, bar.

  • 20th May

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  • Beethoven: Consecration of the House, Op.124: Overture. Philadelphia Orch/Riccardo Muti.
  • Mozart: Gallimathias musicum K.32. Orpheus CO.
  • Bernstein: Chichester Psalms. Elizabeth Franklin-Kitchen, sop., Thomas Kelly, treb., Victoria Nayler, m-sop., Jeremy Budd, ten., Paul Charrier, bass, Bournemouth SO, Bournemouth Symphony Chorus/Marin Alsop.
  • Korngold: Cello Concerto in C, Op.37. Peter Dixon, vlc., BBC PO/Matthias Bamert.
  • Saint-Saens: Samson and Delilah: Mon coeur s'ouvre a ta voix. Sally-Anne Russell, m-sop., Adelaide SO/Nicholas Milton.
  • Verdi: La traviata: Di provenza il mar. Dmitri Hvorostovsky, bar., Rotterdam PO/Valery Gergiev.
  • Vaughan Williams: Two Pieces for Violin and Piano. Piers Lane, pno., Tasmin Little, vln.
  • Westlake: Sim Shalom - Grant Peace. Lior, voc., Sydney SO/Nigel Westlake.
  • Koehne: To His Servant Bach, God Grants a Final Glimpse: The Morning Star. Guitar Trek.
  • Respighi: Fountains of Rome. Atlanta SO/Louis Lane.
  • Barrios: Prayer - Fervent Prayer. Enno Voorhorst, gtr.