The Saturday and Sunday Lunchtime Miscellany programs offer a range of mainly shorter items from the fine music repertoire, with an emphasis on tuneful works of different periods and genres.

Jane Mitchell and Rod Watson


31st May

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  • Suppe: Overture, Morning, Noon & Night in Vienna. Vienna PO/Zubin Mehta.
  • Fraser: Piano Concerto in F Major - Rerun. Grant Gershon, pno., Hollywood Chamber SO/Grant Gershon.
  • Strauss Jnr: Tales from Vienna Woods. Tea Rose Duo.
  • Delibes: Lakme: Flower Duet. Lesley Garrett, sop., Philharmonia Orch/Andrew Greenwood.
  • Chopin: Piano Trio in G minor, Op.8. Leslie Howard, pno., Deborah Fox, vln., William Howard, vlc.
  • Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No.3 in G, BWV1048. Concerto Italiano/Rinaldo Alessandrini.
  • Haydn: Symphony No. 31 in D, Hob.I:31 - Hornsignal. Concentus Musicus Vienna/Nikolaus Harnoncourt.
  • Saint-Saens: Exc: Javotte. Queensland Orch/Andrew Mogrelia.

  • 30th May

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    24th May

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  • Bernstein: Candide Overture. London SO/Geoffrey Simon.
  • Herbert: Orchestral medley. London SO/Andre Kostelanetz.
  • Lincke: Gavotte Pavlova from Lysistrata. London SO/Richard Bonynge.
  • Strauss Jnr: Thoughts in the Alps Waltz, Op.172. Polish State PO/Johannes Wildner.
  • Henselt: Piano Concerto in F minor, Op.16.. Marc-Andre Hamelin, pno., BBC Scottish SO/Martyn Brabbins.
  • Tchaikovsky: String Quartet No.1 in D, Op.11, Andante Cantabile. Melbourne String Quartet.
  • Bizet: Symphony in C. New York PO/Leonard Bernstein.
  • Delibes: Exc: Sylvia - Acts 1-2. New Philharmonia Orch/Richard Bonynge.

  • 23rd May

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    17th May

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  • Sullivan: The Pirates of Penzance Overture. D'Oyly Carte Opera Orch/John Pryce-Jones.
  • Tchaikovsky: Eugene Onegin: Waltz. Royal PO/Sir Thomas Beecham.
  • Gershwin (arr. Walker): Porgy and Bess: Summertime. Cantillation/Philip Chu.
  • Shostakovich: Ballet Suite No.4. Royal Scottish NO/Neeme Jarvi.
  • Quilter: Concert Waltz from 'Rosme'. Czechoslovak RSO/Adrian Leaper.
  • Mozart: Divertimento in B flat, K.439b/II. Stadler Trio.
  • Sterndale Bennett: Piano Concerto No.4 in F minor, Op.19. Malcolm Binns, pno., Milton Keynes CO/Hilary Davan Wetton.
  • Brumby: Paean. Sydney SO/Patrick Thomas.
  • Sullivan (arr. Mackerras): Exc: Pineapple Poll Suite. London PO/Sir Charles Mackerras.

  • 16th May

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    10th May

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  • Borodin (arr. Wright): Kismet: Overture. Alfred Drake, voc., Unnamed Orch/ Unnamed Conductor.
  • Mendelssohn, Felix: A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op.61, Incidental music. Chicago SO, /James Levine.
  • Gibbs: Dusk. RTE Concert Orch/Ernest Tomlinson.
  • Mendelssohn: Octet in E Flat, Op.20. Australian CO/Richard Tognetti.
  • Gershwin: An American in Paris. Melbourne SO/Jorge Mester.
  • Lumbye: Amelie Waltz. Danish RSO/Gennady Rozhdestvensky.
  • Saint-Saens: Piano Concerto No.5 in F, Op.103, Egyptian. Philippe Entremont, pno., Toulouse Capitole Orch/Michel Plasson.
  • Goldmark: Exc: Rustic Wedding Symphony, Op.26. National SO of Ireland/Stephen Gunzenhauser.

  • 9th May

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  • Rossini, Gioachino: Ivanhoe: Overture. Italian InterNO/Paolo Arrivabeni.
  • Handel, George Frederic: Concerto Grosso in F, Op.6/2. Paul Dyer, hpschd. Australian Brandenburg Orch/Paul Dyer.
  • Adams, John: Short Ride in a Fast Machine. City of Birmingham SO/Sir Simon Rattle.
  • Chaminade, Cecile: Flute Concertino, Op.107. Susan Milan, fte. City of London Sinfonia/Richard Hickox.
  • Kingham, Xiao-Xiao: Gigue. A Country Ride. Xiao-Xiao Kingham, pno.
  • Schubert, Franz: Rosamunde, Princess of Cyprus, Incidental Music, D.797. Tasmanian SO/Sebastian Lang-Lessing.
  • Grainger, Percy: Love Verses from the Song of Solomon. Timothy Young, pno. The Consort of Melbourne/Peter Tregear.
  • Ravel, Maurice: Miroirs: Oiseaux tristes. Menahem Pressler, pno.
  • Shostakovich, Dmitri: The Gadfly, Op.97, excerpts. Philadelphia Orch/Riccardo Chailly.
  • Weill, Kurt (arr. Swingle, Ward): Mack the Knife. Cantillation/Philip Chu.

  • 3rd May

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  • Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night's Dream: Wedding March. Slovak PO/Richard Hayman.
  • Various: Tribute to Fred and Ginger. Tony Fenelon, kybd., Virtual Orch.
  • Kats-Chernin: Russian Rag. Lisa Moore, pno.
  • Green: Valse brillante - Concert waltz in G. Evelyn Glennie, perc., National PO/Barry Wordsworth.
  • Schubert: Adagio and Rondo concertante in F, D.487. Chi-Chi Nwanoku, db., Domus.
  • Hofmann: Oboe Concerto in G. Stefan Schilli, oboe, Nicolaus Esterhazy Sinfonia/Bela Drahos.
  • Martucci: Piano Concerto No.1 in D minor, Op.40. Gesualdo Coggi, pno., Rome SO/Francesco La Vecchia.
  • Sammartini: Symphony in D minor, J-C 23. Aradia Ensemble/Kevin Mallon.
  • Britten: Exc: Matinees Musicales, Op.24. National PO/Richard Bonynge.

  • 2nd May

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