Enjoy a great start to the day with short music items from different genres and periods to brighten your morning.

Monday: Frank Prain/Peter Mecoles
Tuesday: Loretto Perkins
Wednesday: Kerry-Anne Hoad
Thursday: Margot Costanzo
Friday: Holly Reid/Adrian McEniery
Saturday: Mark Vendy


30th May

Show Playlist
  • Verdi, Giuseppe: Sicilian Vespers: Overture. Mexico State SO/Enrique Batiz.
  • Rachmaninov, Sergei: Prelude in A flat, Op.23 No.8. Vladimir Ashkenazy, pno.
  • Muffat, Georg: Concerto Grosso in G - Perseverantia. Musica Aeterna Bratislava/Peter Zajicek.
  • Attaingnant: Haulberoys and Branle de Poictou. Ronn McFarlane, lute .
  • Dowland, John: Second Booke of Songs (1600). Martin Hill, ten., Anthony Rooley, lute.
  • Biber, Heinrich Ignaz Franz von: Sonata a 7. New London Consort/Philip Pickett.
  • Encina: Hoy comanos y bevamos. Ensemble La Romanesca/Jose Miquel Moreno.
  • Platti, Giovanni: Oboe Concerto in G minor, "Largo" & "Allegro". Anthony Camden, oboe City of London Sinfonia/Nicholas Ward.
  • Paisiello: Ne cor piu non mi sento. Dame Janet Baker, m-sop. Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Gluck, Christoph Willibald von: Orfeo ed Euridice: Dance of the Furies. Australian Brandenburg Orch/Paul Dyer.
  • Holzbauer, Ignaz Jacob: Symphony in D, Op.3/4, "Tempo di Minuetto. Cantabile gratioso". L'Orfeo Baroque Orch/Michi Gaigg.
  • Smetana, Bedrich: Overture - Bartered Bride. Melbourne SO/Jorge Mester.
  • Balfe: The Bohemian Girl, "I Dreamt I Dwelt in Marble Halls". Melbourne SO/Vladimir Kamirski.
  • Prokofiev, Sergei: Piano Concerto No.1 in D Flat, Op.10, "Allegro scherzando". Nikolai Demidenko, pno. London PO/Alexander Lazarev.
  • Rangstrom, Ture: Divertimento elegiaco, "Allegro vivace". Swedish CO/Petter Sundkvist.
  • Berlioz, Hector: Les Nuits d'ete, "Sue les lagunes", 'Op.7 No.3. Gilles Cachemaille, bass. Lyon Opera Orch/Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
  • Schumann, Robert: String Quartet in F, Op.41/2, "Scherzo: Presto". Fine Arts Quartet .
  • Holst, Gustav: The Planets, Op.32, "Uranus, the Magician". Monteverdi Choir, Philharmonia Orch/Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
  • Donizetti: Lucia di Lammermoor, Sextet. Joan Sutherland, sop., Luciano Pavarotti, ten., Sherrill Milnes bar., Nicolai Ghiaurov, bass, Ryland Davies, ten., Huguette Tourangeau, m-sop., Chorus and ROHO/Richard Bonynge.
  • Herbert, Victor: Babes in Toyland: March of the Toys. Razumovsky SO/Keith Brion.
  • Hermann: Sleigh Ride, from The Devil and Daniel Webster. Cincinnati Pops O/Erich Kunzel.
  • Wood: Barwick Green. The New London Orchestra/Ronald Corp.

  • 29th May

    Show Playlist
  • Handel, George Frederic: Solomon: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba. Academy of St Martin in the Fields/ Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Handel, George Frederic: Semele - Where'er you walk. Kenneth McKellar, ten. Royal Opera House Orch. Covent Garden/ Sir Adrian Boult.
  • Schubert, Franz: Marches Militaires (Military Marches) - No.1. Joerg Demus, pno., Paul Badura-Skoda, pno.
  • Shostakovich, Dmitri: Piano Concerto No.2 - Andante. Dmitri Shostakovich Jr, pno. I Musici de Montreal/ Maxim Shostakovich.
  • Strauss Jnr: Farewell to St Petersburg waltz. Slovak Radio SO/ Michael Dittrich.
  • Barnby, J.: Sweet and low. Ormond College Choir/ Douglas Lawrence.
  • Abt, Franz: Laughing. Ormond College Choir/ Douglas Lawrence.
  • Holland, Dulcie: Alto Saxophone Sonata in E flat - 3rd & 4th movements. Margery Smith, sax, Daniel Herscovitch, pno.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Clarinet Concerto - 3rd movement. Karl Leister, cl. Academy of St Martin in the Fields/ Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: Orchestral suite No.3 - Air. Berlin PO/ Herbert von Karajan.
  • Heuberger, Richard: Overture: The Opera Ball. Vienna PO/ Willi Boskovsky.
  • Schubert, Franz: Marches Militaires (Military Marches) - No.3. Joerg Demus, pno., Paul Badura-Skoda, pno.
  • Grainger, Percy: Children's March. Male Vocal Sextet, Royal Northern College of Music Wind Orch/ Timothy Reynish.
  • Rutter, John: Blow, Blow thou Winter Wind. Cambridge Singers, City of London Sinfonia/ John Rutter.
  • Grieg, Edvard: Der Fruhling (Spring). Richard Tauber, ten.
  • Glazunov, Alexander: The Seasons: Summer. Sydney SO/ Wilfred Lehmann.
  • Chudnovsky, Alex: Autumn (Leaves). Alex Chudnovsky, gtr.

  • 28th May

    Show Playlist
  • Kats-Chernin, Elena: Re-invention No.5 (based on Invention No.6 in E by J.S.Bach) Flinders Quartet, Genevieve Lacey, recorder
  • Rossi, Luigi Lasso benche me fugga: Susan Ryden, soprano, Mikael Bellini counter-tenor Peter Harvey Baritone
  • Koehne, Graeme: Gothic Toccata: Calvin Bowman, organ
  • A message from the Man in the Moon: Josephine Baker, vocalist
  • Part, Arvo: Summa for strings: Strings of the Humagrian State Orchestra, Tamas, Benedek, conductor
  • Bruckner, Anton: Te Deum: In Te Domine: New Philharmonia Orchestra and Chorus, Daniel Barenboim
  • Brahms, Johannes: Variations on a theme by Haydn, Op.56b (two pianos): Murray Perahia, pinao, Sir Georg Solti, piano
  • Britten, Benjamin: Phaedra, Op.93: Adagio: My time's too short: Jean Rigby Mezzo soprano, the Nash Ensemble, Stephanie Gonley, leader, Lionel Friend, conductor
  • Our love is here to stay: Blososm Dearie, vocalist
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: Creatures of Prometheus, Op.43: Overture and Tempest, Scottish Chamber Orchestra, Sir Charles MacKerras
  • Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich: Souvenir d'un lieu cher, Op.42: Meditation
  • Moupou: Cancons, Slava and Leonard Grigoryan, guitars
  • Song for Sofie: Tamara Kuldin, vocalist
  • Satie, Erik: Sonatine bureaucratique
  • Berlioz: Benvenuto Cellini: Carnevale in Rome: Chorus and Entrance of Harlequin
  • Berlioz: March of the pilgrims from Harold in Italy
  • Dalla: Caruso: Andrea Bocelli, vocalist,
  • Korngold, Erich: Much Ado about Nothing: Garden Scene: Joseph Lin violin, Benjamin Loeb,piano
  • Elgar, Sir Edward: Imperial March, Op.32
  • Schumann, R: Gesange der Fruehe: Two, Mitsuko Uchida, piano
  • Iller, Jary: Sing, Nightgale, Sing: Lale Anderson with Orhcestra, Michael Jary, conductor
  • Chaplin (Benjamin): Smile: Benjamin Martin, piano
  • Bridge, Frank: Sonata for cello and piano in D minor: First movement Allegro ben moderato, Benjamin Britten, piano, Mstslav Rostropovich, cello
  • Gounod: La Reine de Saba: Inspire moi race divine
  • Handel, George Frederic: Water Music Suite in D, HWV349: alla hornpipe
  • Bizet, Georges: Carmen: Je dis que rien ne m'epouvente: Barbara Hendricks soprano
  • Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich: String Sextet in D minor, Op.70, Souvenir de Florence: 3rd movement Allefo moderato The Raphael Ensemble

  • 27th May

    Show Playlist
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: Brandenburg Concerto No.2 in F, BWV1047: Allegro Assay. Le Concert des Nations/Jordi Savall.
  • Schubert, Franz: Characteristic March in C, D968b/1. Evgeny Kissin, pno., James Levine, pno.
  • Kreisler, Fritz: Schon Rosmarin. Anne-Sophie Mutter, vln., Lambert Orkis, pno.
  • Gounod, Charles: Faust: Jewel Song. Nicole Car, sop. Australian Opera and Ballet Orch/Andrea Molino.
  • Rutter, John: (arr. Smith):Suite for Brass. Wellington (Telford) Band/Stephen Curtis.
  • Buc, Nicholas: Lazy Moscow. Nicholas Buc, pno. Eltham East Primary School Percussion .
  • Prizeman, Robert: Vespera. Aled Jones, bar. English Session Orch, Libera/Robert Prizeman.
  • Chopin, Frederick: Fantaisie-Impromptu in C sharp minor, Op.66. Julius Katchen, pno.
  • Boccherini, Luigi (arr. Berio, Luciano): Nightwatch in Madrid, Op.30/6. Orch Sinfonica di Milano/Riccardo Chailly.
  • Bizet, Georges (arr. Mendez, Rafael):Carmen: Habanera. Geoffrey Payne, tpt. Melbourne SO/Jean-Louis Forestier.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Flute Quartet in D, K.285. Aralee Dorough, fte., Jennifer Owen, vln., Kevin Dvorak, vlc., Linda Goldstein, vla.
  • Strauss Snr: Frederica-polka, Op.239. London SO/John Georgiadis.
  • Mills, Richard: Snugglepot and Cuddlepie: Pas de deux. Queensland SO/Richard Mills.
  • Verdi, Giuseppe: Rigoletto: La donna e mobile. Jonas Kaufmann, ten. Parma Opera Orch, Piacenza Municipal Theatre Chorus/Pier Giorgio Morandi.
  • Strauss Jnr: Overture: Die Fledermaus. Los Angeles PO/Zubin Mehta.
  • Holland, Dulcie: Three pieces - Nocturne, Fairy penguins, Twin towers. Dulcie Holland, pno.
  • De Sylva, B G: April Showers. Al Jolson, voc. Unnamed Ensemble .
  • Scarlatti, Domenico: Three Sonatas. Eliot Fisk, gtr.
  • Borodin, Alexander: Polovtsian Dance. Kirov Chorus, Kirov Orch/Valery Gergiev.
  • Various: Broadway's Broads - There is Nothin' Like a Dame. .
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian (arr. Hess, Dame Myra): Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring. Julius Katchen, pno.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Two Minuets with Contredanses, K463. Vienna Mozart Ensemble/Willi Boskovsky.
  • Kern, Jerome (arr. McKenzie, Sarah): I Won't Dance. Sarah McKenzie, pno., Sarah McKenzie, voc. Jazz Ensemble .
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van (arr. Montesano, Gustavo): Moonlight Rumba. Gustavo Montesano, gtr. Royal PO/Carlos Gomez.
  • Williams, John: Star Wars. Richard Hayman and His Orch/Richard Hayman.
  • Donizetti, Gaetano (arr. Zabel, Albert Heinrich): Lucia di Lammermoor, Harp Solo. Elizabeth Hainen, harp .
  • Vaughan Williams, Ralph: The Wasps, Overture. Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Brahms, Johannes (arr. Joachim, Joseph): Hungarian Dance No. 4 in F sharp minor. Amy Dickson, sax., Daniel de Borah, pno.
  • Page, Jimmy (arr. Buc, Nicholas): Stairway to heaven. Benaud Trio .
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Magic Flute - Dies Bildnis ist bezaubernd schon. Jonas Kaufmann, ten. Mahler CO/Claudio Abbado.
  • Strauss R: Don Quixote, Op.35. Desmond Bradley, vln., Herbert Downes, vla., Jacqueline du Pre, vlc. New Philharmonia Orch/Sir Adrian Boult.
  • Vivaldi, Antonio: Flute Concerto in D, RV91: Largo (arr. Recorder). Daniel Yeadon, viola da gamba, Genevieve Lacey, rec., Neal Peres da Costa, hpschd., Neal Peres da Costa, org.
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: Prelude from partita No. 3. Catrin Finch, harp City of Prague PO/Karl Jenkins.
  • Gershwin, George: Do it again. Shirley Horn, voc. Unnamed Orch/Jimmy Jones.

  • 26th May

    Show Playlist
  • Vivaldi, Antonio: Concerto for 2 oboes in A minor, RV536. Barry Davis, oboe, Celia Nicklin, oboe Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Rodrigo, Joaquin: Fantasia para un Gentilhombre. Leonard Grigoryan, gtr. Queensland SO/Brett Kelly.
  • Janacek, Leos: On an Overgrown Path - Book 1. Thomas Hlawatsch, pno.
  • Marschner, Heinrich August: The Vampire, Overture. Tasmanian SO/Sebastian Lang-Lessing.
  • Rascel, Renato: (arr. Smith):Arrivederci Roma. Brett Baker, tbn. Black Dyke Band/Nicholas J. Childs.
  • Traditional: How Great Thou Art. Bryn Terfel, bass-baritone Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Temple Square Orch/Mack Wilberg.
  • Edwards, Ross: To the Green Island: 3rd mvt. From the ballet 'The Possibility Space'. Tasmanian SO/Nicolette Fraillon.
  • Sarasate, Pablo de: Malagueña, Op.21/1. Rachel Barton, vln., Samuel Sanders, pno.
  • Alfven, Hugo: The Trial. Claes H Ahnsjo, ten. Orphei Drangar Choir/Robert Sund.
  • Alfven, Hugo: Swedish Dance. Orphei Drangar Choir/Robert Sund.
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: Air on a G string from Suite No.3, BWV1068. Tasmanian SO/David Stanhope.
  • Brahms, Johannes: Songs without words. Mischa Maisky, vlc., Pavel Gililov, pno.
  • Wieniawski, Henryk: Violin Concerto No.1 in F sharp minor, Op.14. 3rd movt. Gil Shaham, vln. London SO/Lawrence Foster.
  • Anderson, Leroy: The Waltzing Cat. Melbourne SO/Paul Mann.
  • Strauss Jnr: With us at home, waltz, Op.361. Slovak RSO, Vienna Men's Choral Society/Gerhard Track.
  • Strauss R: Alphorn, Op.15/3. Barry Tuckwell, horn, Marie McLaughlin, sop., Vladimir Ashkenazy, pno.
  • Goodall, Howard: The Vicar of Dibley - Psalm 23. Jane Sheldon, sop. Cantillation, Sinfonia Australis/David Stanhope.
  • Stravinsky, Igor: The Rite of Spring. Melbourne SO/Hiroyuki Iwaki.
  • Albeniz, Isaac (arr. Schaupp, Karin):Suite espagnola, Op.47/1: Granada (Serenata). Karin Schaupp, gtr.
  • Liszt, Franz: Christus, S3. Andreas Schmidt, bass, Henriette Bonde-Hansen, sop., Iris Vermillion, m-sop., Michael Schade, ten. Gachinger Kantorei, Stuttgart, Krakow Chamber Choir, Stuttgart RSO/Helmuth Rilling.
  • Korngold, Erich: Military March in B flat. BBC PO/Matthias Bamert.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Vado, ma dove, K583, concert arias. Magdalena Kozena, m-sop. Orch of Age of Enlightenment/Sir Simon Rattle.
  • Herbert, Victor: Orchestral medley. London SO/Andre Kostelanetz.
  • Debussy, Claude: Clair de lune. Isador Goodman, pno.
  • Lubbock, Mark: Polka Dots. RTE Concert Orch/Ernest Tomlinson.
  • Paganini, Nicolo: Cantabile. Ian Brown, pno., Maxim Vengerov, vln.
  • Sousa, John Philip: March. Razumovsky SO/Keith Brion.
  • Lindpaintner, Peter Joseph von: Bassoon Concerto in F, Op. 44. 2nd movt. Albrecht Holder, bsn. Stuttgart PO/Nicolas Pasquet.
  • Granados, Enrique (arr. Segovia, Andre):Danzas Espanolas: Andaluza, Op.37/5. Andres Segovia, gtr.
  • Mercadante, Saverio: Maria Stuarda: Excerpts. Colin Lee, ten., Jennifer Larmore, m-sop., Judith Howarth, sop., Manuela Custer, m-sop., Pauls Putnins, bass Geoffrey Mitchell Choir, Philharmonia Orch/Antonello Allemandi.
  • Bruch, Max: Scottish Fantasy, Op.46. Itzhak Perlman, vln. Israel PO/Zubin Mehta.
  • Allen, Peter: I still call Australia home. Australian Girls Choir .

  • 25th May

    Show Playlist
  • Blow, John (arr. Holman, Peter): Chaconne a 4 in G for 2 violins, viola, cello violone & organ. Parley Of Instruments/Roy Goodman.
  • Alkan, Charles Valentin: Symphony for solo piano, Op.39/4-7. Paul Wee, pno.
  • Mendelssohn Fanny: When I look into your eyes. Eugene Asti, pno., Sarah Connolly, m-sop., Sophie Daneman, sop.
  • Grainger, Percy (arr. Sculthorpe, Peter): Beautiful Fresh Flower. Melbourne SO/Geoffrey Simon.
  • Anderson, Andrew: Piano Quartet in C minor. Australia Piano Quartet .
  • Rachmaninov, Sergei: Vespers, Op.37: The Great Doxology. Adelaide Chamber Singers/Carl Crossin.
  • Green, Philip: Sonatina for Clarinet and Piano. Bernadette Harvey-Balkus, pno., Deborah de Graaff, cl.
  • Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich: Souvenir d'un lieu cher, Op.42. Janine Jansen, vln. Mahler CO/Daniel Harding.
  • Rodgers, Richard: Flower Drum Song. Juanita Hall, voc., Larry Blyden, voc., Miyoshi Umeki, voc. Unnamed Orch/Salvatore Dell'Isola.
  • Northey, Benjamin: Button and Pocket. Leonard Grigoryan, gtr., Slava Grigoryan, gtr. String Ensemble/Benjamin Northey.
  • Liadov, Anatol: A Musical Snuffbox, Op.32. Scottish NO/Neeme Jarvi.
  • Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich: Symphony No.6 in B minor, Op. 74, 'Pathetique'. Cincinnati SO/Paavo Jarvi.
  • Strozzi, Barbara: Sete pur fastidioso. Emma Kirkby, sop., Jakob Lindberg, theorbo .
  • Schubert, Franz: Piano Trio No. 1 in B flat, D 898 Myra Hess, p, Jelly dÁranyi, v, Felix Salmond vc.
  • Strauss R: Four Last Songs. Jessye Norman, sop. Gewandhaus Orch/Kurt Masur.
  • Chopin, Frederick: Sonata for cello and piano in G minor, Op.65: Largo. Martha Argerich, pno., Mstislav Rostropovich, vlc.
  • Gluck, Christoph Willibald von: Orfeo ed Euridice: Ballet music. Hans-Dieter Michatz, fte. Australian Brandenburg Orch/Paul Dyer.
  • Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich: None but the Lonely Heart, Op.6/6. Daniel Smith, bsn. London PO/Ettore Stratta.
  • Tepper, Sid & Bennett, Roy: The Naughty Lady of Shady Lane The Ames Brothers
  • Gershwin, George: I Got Rhythm Variations Lincoln Mayorga, p, Harmonie Ensemble/Steven Richman
  • Hahn, Reynaldo: Ciboulette: My name is Ciboulette. Mady Mesple, sop. Monte Carlo PO/Pierre Dervaux.
  • Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich: 1812 Overture, Op.49. Cambridge Buskers .
  • Kern, Jerome: The Way You Look Tonight. Billie Holiday, voc. Teddy Wilson and His Orch .
  • Parry, Hubert Sir: Piano Trio No. 2 in B minor Lenore Piano Trio
  • Strauss Jnr: Quadrille on French airs, Op.290. CSSR State PO/Oliver Dohnanyi.
  • Loesser, Frank: Wonderful Copenhagen. Bob Sedergreen, pno., Tony Gould, pno.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Zaide: Ruhe sanft, mein holdes Leben. Shu-Cheen Yu, sop. Queensland Orch/Brett Kelly.
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: Concerto for two harpsichords in C minor, BWV1060. Bob van Asperen, hpschd., Gustav Leonhardt, hpschd. Melante Amsterdam/Bob van Asperen.

  • 23rd May

    Show Playlist
  • Brahms, Johannes: Serenade No.2 in A, Op. 16, "Allegro moderato". Scottish CO/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Arensky, Anton: Suite No.3 "Variations", Op.33, "Gavotte". Ian Munro, pno., Stephen Coombs, pno.
  • Charpentier, Marc-Antoine: Medee (Excerpts). Les Arts Florissants/William Christie.
  • Cabezon, Antonio de: Folia: Para quien crie cabellos. Jordi Savall, viola da gamba, Michael Behringer, org.
  • d'India, Sigismondo: Madrigals - Third Book, "Ardemmo insieme". La Venexiana .
  • Cabanilles, Juan: Passacalles I. Hesperion XX/Jordi Savall.
  • Cardenal: Bujo. Ensemble Unicorn.
  • Corbetta, Francesco: La Guitarre Royalle, excerpts. Eric Bellocq, gtr., Massimo Moscardo, gtr.
  • Bach, J.C: March for the 1st Batallion Hanover Guards Regiment. Berlin RSO.
  • Tromboncino, Bartolomeo: Se ben hor non scopro il foco. Emma Kirkby, sop. Academy of Ancient Music/Christopher Hogwood.
  • Cannabich, Christian: Sympnony No.51 in D, "Andante" & "Presto non tanto". Nicolaus Esterhazy Sinfonia/Uwe Grodd.
  • Soler, Antonio: Sonata No. 2 in E flat. Gilbert Rowland, hpschd.
  • Vorisek, Jan Vaclav Hugo: Symphony in D, Op.24, "Finale". Scottish CO/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Verdi, Giuseppe: A Masked Ball: Prelude. BBC PO/Sir Edward Downes.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Magic Flute - In diesen heil'gen Hallen. Conal Coad, bass Tasmanian SO/Dobbs Franks.
  • Weber, Carl Maria von: Piano concerto No.1 in C, Op.11, "Presto". Nikolai Demidenko, pno. Scottish CO/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Offenbach, Jacques: Tales of Hoffmann: Entr'acte and Barcarolle. Karine Deshayes, m-sop., Patricia Petibon, sop. Lyon Opera Orch/Yves Abel.
  • Glazunov, Alexander: Wedding March, Op.21. Moscow SO/Igor Golovschin.
  • Hill, Alfred: String Quartet No.17 in C, "Finale". Dominion Quartet .
  • Lutz, W. Meyer: Pas de Quatre. New London Orch/Ronald Corp.
  • Delibes, Leo: Sylvia Ballet Suite, "Cortege of Bacchus". New Philharmonia Orch/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Adam, Adolphe: If I Were King: Elle est princesse!. Joseph Calleja, ten. Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Carlo Rizzi.
  • Stanford, Sir Charles: Suite in D, Op.32, "Tambourin". Anthony Marwood, vln. BBC Scottish SO/Martyn Brabbins.
  • Britten, Benjamin: Matinees Musicales, Op.24, March. National PO/Richard Bonynge.

  • 22nd May

    Show Playlist
  • Vivaldi, Antonio: Flute concerto in G, RV435. Emmanuel Pahud, fte. Australian CO/Richard Tognetti.
  • Hummel, Johann: Piano Sonata in E flat, Op.51. Andreas Groethuysen, pno., Yaara Tal, pno.
  • Mendelssohn, Felix: String Quartet No.6 in F minor, Op.80. Lindsay String Quartet .
  • Grainger, Percy: Colleen Dhas. Melbourne SO/Geoffrey Simon.
  • Purcell, Henry: King Arthur: Fairest Isle. Sara Macliver, sop. Australian Brandenburg Orch/Paul Dyer.
  • Handel, George Frederic: Dixit Dominus. Anne Sofie von Otter, m-sop., Hillevi Martinpelto, sop. Drottningholm Baroque Ensemble, Stockholm Bach Choir/Anders Ohrwall.
  • Taki, Rentaro (arr. Rutter, Jane): Koojo No Tsuki. David Mibus, pno., Jane Rutter, fte.
  • Schubert, Franz: Polonaise in B flat for Violin & Orchestra, D580. Gidon Kremer, vln. CO of Europe .
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: Keyboard Concerto in D minor, BWV1052. Andras Schiff, pno. CO of Europe .
  • Giuliani, Mauro: Guitar Concerto No. 1 in A, Op. 30. Pepe Romero, gtr. Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Meyer-Helmund, Erik: An evening in St. Petersburg, Russian suite. London Salon Ensemble .
  • Hofmann, Leopold: Sinfonia in F (Badley F1). Northern CO/Nicholas Ward.
  • Rutter, John: For the Beauty of the Earth. Sally Whitwell, pno. Gondwana Voices/Mark O'Leary.
  • Wolf-Ferrari, Ermanno: The Jewels of the Madonna - Suite. Royal PO/Jose Serebrier.
  • Lessel, Franciszek: Piano Concerto in C Major, Op.14. Jerzy Sterczynski, pno. Silesian Philharmonic SO/Jerzy Salarowski.
  • Chopin, Frederick: Les Sylphides: excerpts. Royal Opera House Orch. Covent Garden/Ernest Ansermet.
  • Rossini, Gioachino: Grande Fanfare - Rendez-vous de Chasse. Milan Giuseppe Verdi Orch/Riccardo Chailly.
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: Romance No.2 in F, Op.50. Michael Dauth, vln. Orch Ensemble Kanazawa/Hiroyuki Iwaki.
  • Brumby, Colin: Three Baroque Angels. Intervarsity Festival Chorus, Queensland Youth Orch/John Nickson.
  • Kern, Jerome: Overture: Leave it to Jane. National PO/John McGlinn.
  • Osborne, Tony: Summer Medley. Jack Harrison, harmonica West Australian SO/Richard Mills.
  • Tesori, Jeanine: Thoroughly Modern Millie. Francis Jue, vocals, Harriet Harris, vocals, Marc Kudisch, voc., Sheryl Lee Ralph, vocals, Sutton Foster, voc. Studio Orch/Michael Rafter.
  • Farrenc, Louise: Piano Quintet No.1 in A minor, Op.30. Quintetto Bottesini .
  • Massenet, Jules: Toi! Vous! and N'est-ce plus ma main from Manon. Anna Netrebko, sop., Rolando Villazon, ten. Dresden State Orch/Nicola Luisotti.
  • Braga, G: Angel's serenade. Tea Rose Duo .
  • Farnon, Robert: Westminster waltz. Slovak RSO/Adrian Leaper.
  • Litolff, Charles Henry: Concerto Symphonique No.4 in D minor, Op. 102, scherzo. Ian Munro, pno. Tasmanian SO/David Porcelijn.
  • Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich: String Quartet No.1 in D, Op.11. Jerusalem Quartet .

  • 21st May

    Show Playlist
  • Handel GF: Samson: Let the Bright Seraphim: Sara Macliver, soprano
  • Frescobaldi, Girolamo: Toccata Ottava (Book 1): Nancy Hadden and friends
  • Brooks, James: Violin Concerto No.1 in D: Allegro moderato, first movement Elizabeth Wallfisch, violinist, The Parley of Instruments, Peter Holman, director
  • D'albert, Eugen: Piece pieces: Intermezzo, Piers Lane, pianist
  • Henry, Tom/ Neidje, Bill Kakadu Man: Australian Chamber Choir, The Freshwater Trio
  • Grigoryan, Leonard: Mandalay to Melbourne: Slava, Leonard, Edward and Irina Grigoryan and friends
  • Monnot-Contet: Hisoire de Coeur: Edith Piaf
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: Piano Sonata No.31 in A flat, Op.110: Moderato cantabile molto espressivo: Gerard Willems, pianist
  • Borodin, Alexander: Symphony No.2 in B minor: first movement allegro, Concetgebouw Orchestra, Kiriil Kondrashin, conductor
  • Brahms, Johannes: Deutsche volkslieder, WoO33: Nachtigall Sylvis Gestzy, soprano, Dresdner Philharmonic, Heinz Rogner, conductor
  • Bowman, Calvin: The Night: Christopher Richardson, bass baritone, Ian Munro, piano
  • Strachey, Jack: These Foolish Things
  • Bizet, Georges: Carmen: Sequedille: RSO Ljuljana, Alfred Scholz, conductor
  • Verdi, Giuseppe: La traviata: Two excerpts-noi siamo zingarelle, Di Madride siamo mattadori, Bavarian State Orchestra, Carlos Keiber conductor
  • Strauss Jnr: Alexandrine polka, Op.198: Veinna Philharmonic, Daniel Barenboim, conductor
  • Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich: Serenade melancolique in B minor, Op.26: Leningrad Philharmonic, Yuri Temirkanov
  • Cohen, Leonard: Half the perfect World: Madaleine Peyroux, soprano
  • Leek, Stephen: High Places: Concordis, Nicholas Buc, piano
  • Mendelssohn, Felix: String Quartet No.4 in E minor, Op.44/2 : Il Scherzo Elias quartet
  • Diepenbrock, Alphons: Mignon:Kennst Du das Land: Marlis Pettersen, soprano
  • Rachmaninov, Sergei: Prelude in A minor, Op.32/8: Gary Graffman, piano
  • Liszt, Franz: Sonetto 104 del Petrarch, S161/5:Hoang Pham, piano
  • Styne, Jule: The Party's Over: Blossom Dearie, soprano
  • Strauss Jnr: Die Fledermaus: Die klange meiner heimat!
  • Piazzolla Astor: Buenos Aires hora cero: Gidon Kremer, violin, Per Arne Glorvigne, Bendoneon
  • Rodgers, Richard: I'm Gonna Wash that Man Right Outa My Hair :Ella Fitzgerald
  • Schubert, Franz: Symphony No.3 in D, D200: First movement Adagio Maestoso, allegro con brio, vienna Philharmonic Carlos Kleiber

  • 20th May

    Show Playlist
  • Lully, Jean Baptiste: Plaude laetare Gallia. Le Concert Spirituel/Herve Niquet.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Piano Concerto No. 5 in D, K175. Malcolm Bilson, pno. English Baroque Soloists/Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
  • Brahms, Johannes (arr. Joachim, Joseph): Hungarian Dance No. 1 in G minor. Piers Lane, pno., Tasmin Little, vln.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Nehmt meinen dank, K383, concert aria. Renee Fleming, sop. Orch of St Luke's/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Telemann, Georg Philipp: Heroic Music, 1-5. David Drury, org., John Foster, tpt.
  • Jenkins, Karl: Cantilena (The journey). Mary Carewe, sop., Miriam Stockley, voc. London PO/Karl Jenkins.
  • Busoni, Ferruccio: Concerto for piano & string quartet in D minor, Op.17. Ex Novo Ensemble .
  • Strauss Jnr: A bagatelle polka-mazurka, Op.187. Slovak State PO/Alfred Walter.
  • Warren, Harry (arr. McMillan, James): I Only Have Eyes for You. Amy Dickson, sax. London Session Orch/Chris Walden.
  • Donizetti, Gaetano: Clarinet Concertino in B Flat.. Bela Kovacs, cl. Camerata Budapest/Laszlo Kovacs.
  • Lehar, Franz: Gold and Silver Waltz, Op.79. Vienna PO/Willi Boskovsky.
  • Sculthorpe, Peter: Little Suite. Concordia Mandolin and Guitar Ensemble/Basil Hawkins.
  • Bottesini, Giovanni: Ali Baba. London SO/Franco Petracchi.
  • Saint-Saens, Camille: Romance in D flat, Op.37. Lisa Friend, fte., Mark Kinkaid, pno., Martin Radford, vlc., Rodney Friend, vln.
  • Salieri, Antonio: Concerto for fortepiano & orchestra in B flat. Paul Badura-Skoda, pno. I Solisti Veneti/Claudio Scimone.
  • Coward, Noel: Mad about the boy. Dinah Washington, voc. Studio Orch .
  • Adam, Adolphe: Giselle: excerpts. Royal Opera House Orch. Covent Garden/Ernest Ansermet.
  • John, Elton: The Lion King: Can you feel the love tonight. Richard Thomas, ten.
  • Debussy, Claude: Clair de lune. Julius Katchen, pno.
  • Benda G: Sinfonia No.1 in D. Prague CO/Christian Benda.
  • Purcell, Henry: Abdelazar: Rondo. Anthony Garcia, gtr., Sandra Real, harp .
  • Glass, Philip: A Gentleman's Honor. Philip Glass Ensemble .
  • Barry, John (arr. Rieu, Andre): Dances with Wolves, Main Theme. Andre Rieu, vln. Johann Strauss Orch .
  • Vivaldi, Antonio: Lute Concerto in D, RV93 arr. Guitar. John Williams, gtr. Seville SO/John Williams.
  • Delibes, Leo: Coppelia: Galop final. National PO/Richard Bonynge.
  • Various: Shall I compare thee to a summer's day. Brian Ferry, voc.
  • Horner, James: Braveheart. The Royal Scots Dragoon Guards .
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Minuet for a Symphony in C, K409. Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Puccini, Giacomo: Manon Lescaut: Ah! non v'avvicinate! - No, pazza son. Beniamino Gigli, ten., Giuseppe Noto, bar. Unnamed Orch/Umberto Berrettoni.
  • Rodrigo, Joaquin: Aranjuez ma pensee. Karin Schaap, gtr., Umberto Clerici, vlc.
  • Grainger, Percy: Spoon River. Melbourne SO/John Hopkins.
  • Saint-Saens, Camille: Carnival of the Animals: The Swan. Jacqueline du Pre, vlc., Osian Ellis, harp .
  • Edwards, Ross: Guitar Concerto 'Arafura Dances': Second Maninya. Karin Schaupp, gtr. Tasmanian SO/Richard Mills.