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

The Daybreak team are:

Mondays: Frank Prain / Suzanne Smith 

Tuesdays: Loretto Perkins

Wednesdays: Alan Marshall

Thursdays: John Wilkinson

Fridays: Rex Williams


25th May

Show Playlist
  • Scarlatti A: Concerto Grosso No. 5 in D Minor. Scarlatti Orch, Naples/Ettore Gracis.
  • Mendelssohn: Prelude and Fugue in E Minor, Op.35/1. Benjamin Frith, pno.
  • Viotti: Agitato: Violin Concerto No.22 in A Minor, G97. Elizabeth Wallfisch, vln., Brandenburg Orch/Roy Goodman.
  • Schutz: Selig sind die Toten, SWV391. Australian Chamber Choir/Douglas Lawrence.
  • Smetana: Bayadere Galop. Slovak RSO/Robert Stankovsky.
  • Vanhal: 1st.M'ment.Oboe Quartet in G, Op.7/3. Sarah Francis, oboe, Tagore String Trio.
  • Hummel: Presto: Piano Trio in E Flat, Op.12. Borodin Trio.
  • Rachmaninov: Finale: Symphony No.2 in E minor, Op.27 Philadelphia Orch/Eugene Ormandy.
  • Poulenc: Trio for piano, oboe and bassoon. Ensemble Liaison.
  • Marschner: The Falconer's Bride, Op.98, Overture. Slovak PO/Alfred Walter.
  • Kuhlau: Vivace: Flute Quintet in A Major, Op.51/3. Kim Sjogren, vln., Eyvind Rafn, fte., Bjarne Boye Rasmussen, vla., Georg Svendsen Andersen, vla., Lars Holm Johansen, vlc.
  • Chabrier: Espana. Victorian Concert Orch/Richard Green.
  • Rodgers: Slaughter on 10th Avenue. Evelyn Glennie, perc., National PO/Barry Wordsworth.
  • Rosetti: 3rd.M'ment. Horn Concerto in D minor. Michael Thompson, horn, Philharmonia Orch/Christopher Warren-Green.
  • Bizet (arr. Hammerstein ll): Carmen Jones: Dat's Love. Lesley Garrett, sop., Philharmonia Orch/Andrew Greenwood.
  • Sieczynski: Vienna City of My Dreams. Schwanen Salon Orch/Georg Huber.
  • Herold (arr. Lanchbery): La Fille mal gardee: Introduction. Royal Liverpool PO/Barry Wordsworth.
  • Strauss Jnr: Laughing Song from Die Fledermaus. Ann Mackay, sop., State Orch of Victoria/Brian Stacey.
  • Lanner: Bankett-Polonaise, Op.135. Tanzquartett Wien.
  • Sauer: 4th.M'ment.Piano Concerto No.1 in E Minor. Stephen Hough, pno., City of Birmingham SO/Lawrence Foster.
  • BEETHOVEN.
  • C.A.V. & WEATHER.
  • Adler: Genevieve Waltz. Jack Harrison, harmonica, West Australian SO/Richard Mills.
  • Mills: Whistling Rufus. New London Orch/Ronald Corp.
  • Straus O: Didi: Waltz. Budapest Strauss SO/Alfred Walter.
  • de Paul (arr. Chaplin): Seven Brides for Seven Brothers: Barn Dance. John Wilson Orch/John Wilson.
  • Bizet (arr. Fleury): The Pearl Fishers: In the depths of the temple. Sally Maer, vlc., Tasmanian SO/Andrew Greene.
  • Bernstein: Candide Overture. Melbourne SO/Jorge Mester.
  • Goldmark: Exc. Rustic Wedding Symphony, Op.26. Royal PO/Yondani Butt.

  • 24th May

    Show Playlist
  • Welcome To Thursday Daybreak with Margot Costanzo
  • Vivaldi: Concerto in F, RV571. AAM/Christopher Hogwood.
  • Mozart: Quintet in F, K580b. St Martin in the Field Ensemble.
  • Beethoven: Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage, Op.112. Corydon Singers, Corydon Orch/Matthew Best.
  • Bach W.F.: Duet for Two Flutes in E minor, F54. Florilegium.
  • Bach JC: Piano Quartet in G, Andre Op.2. Florilegium.
  • Stanhope: Three Folksongs for Brass Quintet. Sydney Brass.
  • Kraus: Azire: Ballet Music, VB18. New Zealand SO/Uwe Grodd.
  • Dvorak: Cypresses, B.152, excerpts. Australian String Quartet.
  • Faure: Impromptu in D, Op.86. Rachel Masters, harp.
  • Glazunov: Grande Valse de Concert in E flat major, Op.41. Stephen Coombs, pno.
  • Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake, Op.20, The Black Swan. London SO/Richard Bonynge.
  • Sting: If I Ever Lose My Faith in You. Natalie Cole, voc., Tony Reyes, gtr., Marvin Chanz Parkman, kybd., Dallas Austin, drums.
  • Purcell: Abdelazar: Overture. Bournemouth Sinfonietta/Ronald Thomas.
  • Beethoven: Cello Sonata No.2 in G minor, Op.5/2. Elyane Laussade, pno., Zoe Knighton, vlc.
  • CAV
  • Massenet: Elegie, Op.10. Feodor Chaliapin, bass, Ivor Newton, pno., Cedric Sharpe, vlc.
  • Haden: Our Spanish Love Song. Charlie Haden Quartet West.
  • Weber: Clarinet concerto No.2 in E flat, Op.74. Antony Pay, cl., OAE.
  • Puccini: Tosca: Tre sbirri, una carozza. Sherrill Milnes, bar., National PO, London Opera Chorus, Wandsworth Boys' Choir/Nicola Rescigno.
  • Elgar: Coronation March, Op.65. Bournemouth SO/George Hurst.
  • Ketelbey: Bells across the Meadows. Czechoslovak RSO/Adrian Leaper.
  • Fine Music from 3MBS, Classically Melbourne..

  • 23rd May

    Show Playlist
  • Fine Music from 3MBS, Classically Melbourne..
  • Albinoni: Violin Concerto in A, Op.9/4. Tanja Becker-Bender, vln., European Chamber Soloists/Nicol Matt.
  • Couperin (arr. Williams): Les baricades misterieuses. John Williams, gtr.
  • Reger (arr. McGuire): Maria Wiegenlied, Op.76/52. Jane Edwards, sop., Marshall McGuire, harp.
  • Boccherini: Symphony in C, Op.12/3. 2nd movement. New Philharmonia Orch/Raymond Leppard.
  • Nauss: Aria prima in D minor. Anneros Hulliger, org., Philip Swanton, org.
  • Allegri: Miserere. Cantillation/Antony Walker.
  • Mozart: Piano Concerto No.15 in B Flat, K.450. Finale. Andrea Lam, pno., Tasmanian SO/Nicholas Milton.
  • Spohr: String quartet in C, Op.45/1. Finale. New Budapest Quartet.
  • Richards: Silver Mountain. Yorkshire Building Society Band/David King.
  • Fine Music from 3MBS, Classically Melbourne..
  • Foster: Romance in C sharp minor. Grant Foster, pno.
  • Faure: Masques et bergamasques, Op.112. Overture & gavotte. Swiss Romande Orch/Ernest Ansermet.
  • Delibes: The Maids of Cadiz: Spanish song. Kate Royal, sop., Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Edward Gardner.
  • Heinze: Concert Piece in F. Thea King, cl., English CO/James Judd.
  • Glazunov: Scenes de Ballet in A, Op.52. Finale. Scottish NO/Neeme Jarvi.
  • Rodgers: Flower Drum Song - I enjoy Being a Girl, & Sunday. Pat Suzuki, voc., Larry Blyden, voc. Studio Orch/Salvatore Dell'Isola. Original Broadway cast recording.
  • Herz: Piano Concerto No.7 in B minor, Op.207. Finale. Howard Shelley, pno., Tasmanian SO/Howard Shelley.
  • Dvorak: Slavonic Dances, Op.46, B83. Dance 6. Vienna PO/Andre Previn.
  • Fine Music from 3MBS, Classically Melbourne..
  • Dankworth: Further Experiments with Mice. John Dankworth, narrator, London SO/John Dankworth.
  • Mancini: Breakfast at Tiffany's, Moon River. Henry Mancini & His Orch.
  • Rachmaninov: Symphony No.2 in E minor, Op.27 - 2nd movement, allegro molto. Philadelphia Orch/Eugene Ormandy.
  • Chopin: Etudes, Op.10. Vladimir Ashkenazy, pno.
  • Verdi: La traviata: Brindisi. Anna Netrebko, sop., Rolando Villazon, ten., Vienna PO, Vienna State Opera Chorus/Carlo Rizzi.
  • Verdi (arr. Kantorow): String quartet in E minor arr. for string orchestra. Auvergne Orch/Jean-Jacques Kantorow.
  • Rodgers: Come Home. Bryn Terfel, bass-baritone, Chorus of Opera North, English Northern Philharmonia/Paul Daniel.
  • Schmitt: Tchavolo Swing. Simon Tedeschi, pno., Ian Cooper, vln., Jazz Ensemble.
  • Wagner R: Wesendonck Lieder, Op.91/1, The Angel. James Galway, fte., London SO/Klauspeter Seibel.
  • Tchaikovsky (arr. Breiner): The Seasons, Op.37b - December. Takako Nishizaki, vln., Queensland SO/Peter Breiner.
  • Rimsky-Korsakov: Mlada - Orchestral Suite, finale. Scottish NO/Neeme Jarvi.
  • Herbert: Babes in Toyland: The March of the Toys. New London Orch/Ronald Corp.

  • 22nd May

    Show Playlist
  • Fine Music from 3MBS, Classically Melbourne..
  • Vivaldi: Concerto for oboe & bassoon in G, RV545. Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Elgar: My love dwelt in a northern land, Op.18/3. Cambridge Singers/John Rutter.
  • Arensky: Suite No.1 in F, Op.15. Lyubov Bruk, pno., Mark Taimanov, pno.
  • Korngold: Violin Concerto in D Major, Op.35. 2nd movt. Gil Shaham, vln., London SO/Andre Previn.
  • Mendelssohn: Paulus Op.36: Mache dich auf, werde Licht. BBC NO of Wales, BBC National Chorus of Wales/Richard Hickox.
  • Saint-Saens: Tarantelle in A minor, Op.6. Clara Novakova, fte., Richard Vieille, cl., Paris Orchl Ensemble/Jean-Jacques Kantorow.
  • Sculthorpe: Little Suite. Tasmanian SO/David Porcelijn.
  • Mozart: Fantasia in D minor, K.397, introduction to K576. Alicia De Larrocha, pno.
  • Chabrier: Joyeuse Marche. Royal PO/Sir Thomas Beecham.
  • Fine Music from 3MBS, Classically Melbourne..
  • Wagner R: Das Rheingold: Entry of the Gods into Valhalla. Gerhard Stolze, ten., Helen Donath, sop., Josephine Veasey, m-sop., Anna Reynolds, m-sop., Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, bar., Edda Moser, sop., Donald Grobe, ten., Berlin PO/Herbert von Karajan.
  • Sarasate: Jota Aragonesa, Op. 27. Milana Chernyavska, pno., Julia Fischer, vln.
  • Lanchbery: The Mouse Waltz. ROHO/John Lanchbery.
  • Traditional: Wade in the Water. Chanticleer.
  • Albeniz: Suite espagnola, Op.47/7: Castilla. Erik Westerhof, gtr., Remco de Haan, gtr.
  • Puccini (arr. Hocking): La Boheme, the Ballet. West Australian SO/Dobbs Franks.
  • Doppler: Duettino Hongrois, op.36. Jean-Pierre Rampal, fte., Shigenori Kudo, fte., John Steele-Ritter, pno.
  • Dreyfus: Serenade for Small Orchestra. Symphony Nova Scotia/Georg Tintner.
  • Moscheles: Terpsichore. Caroline Weichert, pno.
  • Desplat: Florence Foster Jenkins Film Score. Meryl Streep, voc., Simon Helberg, pno., Studio Orch/Alexandre Desplat.
  • Strauss R: Four Last Songs. September. Anna Netrebko, sop., Staatskapelle Berlin/Daniel Barenboim.
  • Fine Music from 3MBS, Classically Melbourne..
  • Fine Music from 3MBS, Classically Melbourne..
  • Wagner R: Das Rheingold: Entry of the Gods into Valhalla. Seattle SO/Gerard Schwarz.
  • Mozart: String Quartet No.21 in D, K575 - Prussian. 2nd movt.Amadeus Quartet.
  • Verdi: Requiem. Lacrymosa. Bernadette Cullen, m-sop., Rosamund Illing, sop., Dennis O'Neill, ten., Australian Opera and Ballet Orch, Opera Australia Chorus/Simone Young.
  • Berenska: Taps in tempo. Evelyn Glennie, perc., National PO/Barry Wordsworth.
  • Victor Borge: Carmen
  • Fine (arr. Duncan): The Little Fiddle (Symphony for Unstrung Tongue). Danny Kaye, voc., Studio Orch/John Green.
  • Rossini (arr. Schagerl): La Danza. The Clarinotts, Wiener Virtuosen.
  • Guy Noble Bach at work
  • Danzi: Wind quintet in G minor, Op.56/2. Berlin Philharmonic Wind Quintet.
  • Delius: Marche Caprice. Royal PO/Sir Thomas Beecham.
  • Kern: Long Ago (and Far Away). Tony Fenelon, kybd., Virtual Orch.
  • Haydn: Symphony No.101 in D, Hob.I:101 - Clock. 2nd movt. Orch of St Luke's/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Rodgers: Oklahoma!. Hugh Jackman, voc., Josefina Gabrielle, voc., Vicki Simon, voc., Maureen Lipman, voc., Shuler Hensley, voc., Unnamed Orch/John Owen Edwards.
  • Sullivan: Iolanthe. Kenneth Sandford, bar., John Reed, bar., Thomas Round, ten., Yvonne Newman, sop., New SO, D'Oyly Carte Opera Company/Isidore Godfrey.

  • 21st May

    Show Playlist
  • Introduction
  • Muffat: Concerto Grosso in E minor - Delirium Amoris. Cantilena/Adrian Shepherd.
  • Yu: Six Pieces for Young Pianists: Excerpts. Elpis Liossatos, pno.
  • Farrenc: Nonetto in E flat, Op.38. Movt 4. Minerva Chamber Ensemble/Kevin Geraldi.
  • Rachmaninov: Scherzo in D minor. Cincinnati SO/Paavo Jarvi.
  • Cervantes: Danzas Cubanos. Donna Coleman, pno.
  • Stanford: On Time, Op.142. Tenebrae/Nigel Short.
  • Dohnanyi: Symphonic Minutes, Op.36. Movt 5. West Australian SO/Jorge Mester.
  • Mozart: Symphony No.33 in B Flat, K.319. Movt 4. Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Iona Brown.
  • Edwards: Marimba Dances. Movt 1. Evelyn Glennie, perc.
  • Beethoven: String Quartet No. 4 in C minor, Op.18/4. Movt 4. Goldner String Quartet.
  • Saint-Saens: Etienne Marcel, Act III: Six dances. Movt 5. Orch Victoria/Guillaume Tourniaire.
  • Weather
  • Weinberger: Polka & Fugue from Schwanda the Bagpiper. Pro Arte Orch/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Weill: Happy End: The Bilbao Song. Anne Sofie von Otter, m-sop., North German Radio Philharmonic/Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
  • Haydn: Piano Trio in C, Hob.XV:27. Movt 3. Benaud Trio.
  • Telemann: Trio sonata in F for recorder, viola da gamba and continuo. Movt 3. Genevieve Lacey, rec., Daniel Yeadon, viola da gamba, Neal Peres da Costa, hpschd.
  • Saint-Saens: Ascanio, Act II: Twelve dances. Excpts. Orch Victoria/Guillaume Tourniaire.
  • Frescobaldi: Canzona in D minor. Lucinda Moon, vln., Sally Melhuish, rec., Tim Blomfield, vlc., Luke Green, hpschd.
  • Gershwin: Preludes for Piano. No 3. Len Vorster, pno.
  • Cannabich: Sympnony No.51 in D. Movt 1. Nicolaus Esterhazy Sinfonia/Uwe Grodd.
  • Danzi: Wind quintet in E minor, Op.67/2. Movt 4. Michael Thompson Wind Quintet.
  • Giuliani: Sonata in C Major, Op.15. Movt 3. David Russell, gtr.
  • Traditional: Au renoubel du tens. Clair de Lune.
  • CAV & Weather
  • Spohr: String quintet in G minor, Op.106. Movt 3. Sandor Papp, vla., Haydn Quartet, Budapest.
  • Sullivan: Ruddigore: The Battle's Roar is Over. Thomas Edmonds, ten., Norma Knight, sop., Adelaide SO/James Christiansen.
  • Schumann: Symphony No.3 in E flat, Op.97, Rhenish. Movt 5. Tasmanian SO/Sebastian Lang-Lessing.
  • Benjamin: Jamaican Rumba. Larry Adler, harmonica, Pro Arte Orch/Eric Robinson.
  • Alkan: Chants, Book 5, Op.70 - World premiere recording. Movt 3.Stephanie McCallum, pno.
  • Verdi: Attila. Sherrill Milnes, bar., Ruggero Raimondi, bass-baritone, Royal PO, Finchley Children's Music Group, Ambrosian Singers/Lamberto Gardelli.
  • Gossec: Tambourin. Michala Petri, rec., Hanne Petri, hpschd., David Petri, vlc.
  • Haydn: Symphony No. 88 in G, Hob.I:88. Movt 4. La Petite Bande/Sigiswald Kuijken.
  • Chopin: Etudes, Op.25. No 8. Ian Holtham, pno.
  • Chabrier: Espana. Sydney SO/Stuart Challender.

  • 19th May

    Show Playlist
  • Rossini: Semiramide, Overture. Melbourne SO/Hiroyuki Iwaki.
  • Rachmaninov: (Siren) Lilacs. Scott Davie,pno.
  • Lazzari: Sonata a 6 in D. Crispian Steele-Perkins and Alison Balsom, tpts, The Parley of Instruments, Peter Holman, organ.
  • Polzica: Funfstimmige. Cllegium Musicum Aldovadensis.
  • Dell'Arpa: Galliard, Andrew Lawrence-King, harp.
  • Praetorius: Dances for Terpsichore, excerpts.Ensemble d'Instruments Anciens/Christian Mendoze.
  • Anonymous: Rejoice in the Lord. The Cambridge Singers/John Rutter.
  • Hotteterre: Suite for Flute and basso continuo, "Courante". Hans-Martin Linde, fl., Johannes Koch, viola da gamba.
  • Lully: Le Bourgeois gentilhomme, "Marche pour le ceremonie des Turcs". Musica Antiqua Cologne/Reinhard Goebel.
  • Paisiello: Le Roi Theodore a Venise, "Tout le monde m'abandonne". Ruggero Raimondi, bar., La Grande Ecurie et la Chambre du Roy/Jean-Claude Malgoire.
  • Weber: Silvana, Overture, J87. The Philhamonia/Neeme Jarvi.
  • Rodgers: Oklahoma!, "Oh, What a Beautiful mornin' ". Yvonne Kenny, sop., Melbourne Symphony Orchestra/Guy Noble.
  • Hyde: Piano Concerto No. 2, in C sharp minor, "Andante tranquillo". Miriam Hyde, pno, WASO/Geoffrey Simon.
  • Berlioz: Beatrice et Benedict, Act II, "Le vin de Syracuse". Eric Schilling, bar., The St Anthony Singers, London SO/Sir Colin Davis.
  • Dickson/Martinez: Tangos. Peter Dickson and Juan Martinez, gtrs.
  • Rozsa (arr. McGurly): El Cid, "Fanfare and Entry of the Nobles". Cincinnati Pops Orchestra/Erich Kunzel.
  • Bizet: The Pearl Fishers, "In the Depths of the Temple". Nicolai Gedda, ten., Ernest Blanc, bar., Orchestra of the Opera Comique, Paris/Pierre Dervaux.
  • Arnold: Little Suite No.1, Op. 53, "March". WASO/David Measham.

  • 18th May

    Show Playlist
  • Leclair: Final M'ment. Premiere Recreation de Musique, Op.6. Arcadia.
  • Schumann (arr. Liszt): Widmung, Op.25/1. Evgeny Kissin, pno.
  • Tchaikovsky: Gopak from Mazeppa. Gewandhaus Orch/Kurt Masur.
  • Faure: Pelleas and Melisande - Sicilienne,Op.78. Adelaide SO/David Stanhope.
  • Coates: Westminster. Victorian Concert Orch/Richard Green.
  • Martin: Chansons. The Sixteen/Harry Christophers.
  • Binge: Scherzo: Allegro molto. Slovak RSO/Ernest Tomlinson.
  • Bach: Sinfonia in F from Cantata BWV156. Jenny Flottman, oboe, Brisbane CO/Neil Flottman.
  • Lehar: Giuditta: Meine Lippen sie kussen so heiss. Julia Migenes, sop., Cologne RSO/Curt Cremer.
  • Haydn: Piano Sonata in B flat, Hob.XVI:41. Jeno Jando, pno.
  • Bach CPE: 3rd.M'ment.Flute concerto in D minor, Wq.22. Jeanne Baxtresser, fte., Toronto CO/Sir Andrew Davis.
  • Straus O: Didi: Waltz. Budapest Strauss SO/Alfred Walter.
  • Dvorak (arr. Morawetz): Slavonic Dance in E minor, Op.72/2, B147. Itzhak Perlman, vln., Yo-Yo Ma, vlc., Boston Symphony/Seiji Ozawa.
  • Curzon: Bravada: Paso Doble. Czechoslovak RSO/Adrian Leaper.
  • Brumby: Bassoon Concerto: Slow Movement. Paul Blackman, bsn., Adelaide SO/Patrick Thomas.
  • Adam: Exc: Le Corsaire. English CO/Richard Bonynge.
  • Mozart: Presto: Symphony No.28 in C, K.200. Prague CO/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Liszt: Concert paraphrase on Rigoletto, S434. Leslie Howard, pno.
  • BEETHOVEN.
  • C.A.V & WEATHER.
  • Lumbye: Concert-Polka. Anton Kontra, vln., Kim Sjogren, vln., Danish RSO/Gennady Rozhdestvensky.
  • Addinsell: The Isle of Apples. BBC Concert Orch/Kenneth Alwyn.
  • Lehar (arr. Lanchbery): The Merry Widow: Act I, Introduction. Adelaide SO/John Lanchbery.
  • Rodgers: The King and I: Hello young lovers. Julie Andrews, voc., Hollywood Bowl Orch/John Mauceri.
  • Easton: An Australian in Paris. State Orch of Victoria/Brett Kelly.
  • Puccini: Madam Butterfly: One Fine Day. Lesley Garrett, sop., Royal PO/Peter Robinson.
  • Quilter: Concert Waltz from 'Rosme'. Czechoslovak RSO/Adrian Leaper.
  • Bizet (arr. Adler): Carmen Fantasy. Larry Adler, harmonica, Pro Arte Orch/Eric Robinson.
  • Saint-Saens: Suite algerienne, Op.60, French Military March. Slovak PO/Richard Hayman.
  • Adam: Exc: Giselle, Act 2. ROHO/Richard Bonynge.

  • 17th May

    Show Playlist
  • Welcome to Thursday Daybreak with Margot Costanzo
  • Schumann: Violin Concerto in D minor, Op.posth: II Langsam. Joshua Bell, vln., Academy of St Martin in the Fields.
  • Elgar: Pomp and Circumstance March in D, Op.39/1. Atlanta SO/Donald Runnicles.
  • Kelly (arr. Hamilton): Elegy for Strings, 'In Memorium Rupert Brooke' (arr. Choir). Australian Voices/Gordon Hamilton.
  • Kerry: Bright Meniscus. Tasmanian SO/David Porcelijn.
  • Miyata: Time of the North Wind. Andrew MacGregor, shakuhachi, Haruko Watanabe, koto.
  • Harvey: Quartet for Three B flat Clarinets and Bass Clarinet. Clarity.
  • Sibelius: Spring Song, Op.16. Scottish NO/Sir Alexander Gibson.
  • Bach GC: Cantata: Siehe wie fein und lieblich ist. Musica Antiqua Cologne, Rhenish Church Choir/Reinhard Goebel.
  • Carr-Boyd: Fandango. Sydney Mandolins/Adrian Hooper.
  • Telemann: Concerto in B flat for three oboes. Hans-Peter Westermann, oboe, Michael Niesemann, oboe, Piet Dhont, oboe, Musica Antiqua Cologne/Reinhard Goebel.
  • Ball: A Devon Fantasy. Black Dyke Band/Robert B. Childs.
  • Schoenberg: Three Times a Thousand Years, Op.50a. BBC Singers/Pierre Boulez.
  • Suk: Love Song, Op.7/1. Prague SO/Vaclav Smetacek.
  • CAV
  • Sibelius: Finlandia, Op.26. Scottish NO/Sir Alexander Gibson.
  • Vine: Poppy - Tango. Unnamed Ensemble.
  • Sousa (arr. Kay): Stars and Stripes. Sydney SO/Dobbs Franks.
  • Schonberg (arr. Casey): On My Own. Silvie Paladino, voc., Melbourne Youth Orch, Jazz Ensemble/John Foreman.
  • Dalla (arr. Pritchard-Blunt): Caruso. Silvie Paladino, voc., Melbourne Youth Orch, Jazz Ensemble/John Foreman.
  • Liszt: Transcription of Wagner: Isolde's Liebestod from Tristan & Isolde, S447. Asher Fisch, pno.
  • Korngold: Die tote Stadt: Mein Sehnen mein Wahnen. Matthias Goerne, bass, Swedish RSO/Manfred Honeck.
  • Britten: Phantasy Quartet for Oboe and Strings, Op.2. Janet Craxton, oboe, Members of Gabrieli String Quartet.
  • Piazzolla (arr. Breiner): Adios Nonino. Razumovsky SO/Peter Breiner.

  • 16th May

    Show Playlist
  • Fine Music from 3MBS, Classically Melbourne..
  • Locatelli: Concerto Grosso, op 1/3. Elizabeth Wallfisch, violin. Raglan Baroque Players/Kraemer.
  • Bach: St. Matthew Passion, BWV244: Give me back my Jesus. Teddy Tahu Rhodes, bar., Orch of the Antipodes/Antony Walker.
  • Traditional (arr. Llobet): La nit de nadal. John Williams, gtr.
  • Traditional (arr. Llobet): El Noi de la Mare. John Williams, gtr.
  • Kraus: Sinfonia per la Chiesa in D, VB 146. Swedish CO/Petter Sundkvist.
  • Anonymous (arr. Aquinas): Pange Lingua. Vox Ecclesiae/Paul Terracini.
  • Mozart: Sinfonia Concertante in E flat, K364, 3rd mvt.. Richard Tognetti, vln., Christopher Moore, vla., Australian CO/Richard Tognetti.
  • Schubert: Impromptu in G flat, D.899/3. Ian Holtham, pno.
  • Schubert: Longing, D.516. Elly Ameling, sop., Rudolf Jansen, pno.
  • Cimarosa: Il falegname, Overture. Nicolaus Esterhazy Sinfonia/Alessandro Amoretti.
  • Fine Music from 3MBS, Classically Melbourne..
  • Wilcher: Nocturne - The Dreamer and the Dream. Jeanell Carrigan, pno.
  • Rodrigo: Concierto Andaluz. Finale. Academy of St Martin in the Fields, Los Romeros/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Chausson: Chanson perpetuelle, Op.37. Dame Janet Baker, m-sop., Melos Ensemble.
  • Leidzen: Wondrous Day. Philip Cobb, tpt., Cory Band.
  • Arensky: Egyptian Nights, Op.50 - dance of the Egyptian Girls, Snake Charmer, Dance of the Ghazis). Moscow SO/Dmitry Yablonsky.
  • Styne/Merrill: Funny Girl - People & Don't Rain on My Parade Barbra Streisand, Original Broadway Cast
  • Styne: I've Heard That Song Before. Julie O'Hara, voc., The B Sharp Big Band.
  • Kalkbrenner: Piano Concerto No. 2 in E minor, Op.85. 2nd mmovement. Howard Shelley, pno., Tasmanian SO/Howard Shelley.
  • Faure (arr. Rabaud): Dolly suite, Op.56 - Kitty, valse. Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Fine Music from 3MBS, Classically Melbourne..
  • Vangelis: Mythodea, Movement IX. Jessye Norman, sop., Kathleen Battle, sop.
  • Vangelis: Chariots of fire - main theme. Vangelis
  • Beethoven: Beethoven Symph 7 - variation 1. Jacques Loussier Trio.
  • Beethoven: Symphony No.7 in A, Op.92. 2nd movement allegretto). Vienna PO/Carlos Kleiber.
  • Hasse: Artaserse: Pallido il sole. Andreas Scholl, alto., OAE/Sir Roger Norrington.
  • Hasse: Sinfonia in G minor, Op.5/6 - finale. Concerto Cologne/Pablo Heras-Casado.
  • Lennon/McCartney: All You Need Is Love. King's Singers, Cincinnati Pops Orchestra/Kunzel
  • Lennon: Free as a Bird. Ofra Harnoy, cello & ensemble.
  • Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade, Op.35. Bastille Opera Orch/Myung-Whun Chung.
  • Rimsky-Korsakov (arr. Harris): Flight of the Bumble Bee. Isaac Stern, vln., Columbia SO/Milton Katims.

  • 15th May

    Show Playlist
  • Fine Music from 3MBS, Classically Melbourne..
  • Vivaldi: Chamber Concerto in D, RV94. Cologne Camerata.
  • Sieczynski: Vienna City of My Dreams. Barbara Bonney, sop., Ronald Schneier, pno.
  • Stamitz: Sinfonia Concertante in D. Gabriela Demeterova, vla., Czech Philharmonic Collegium/Ondrej Vrabec.
  • Sibelius (arr. Stanhope): The Tryst. David Stanhope, pno.
  • Aliabiev: Of the Cherubim. Russian Chamber Choir/V.R. Maksimov.
  • Mozart: String Quartet No.21 in D, K575 - Prussian. Salomon Quartet.
  • Arne (arr. Tomlinson): Gavotte. RTE Concert Orch/Ernest Tomlinson.
  • Monteverdi: I gaze upon you, from I'Incoronazione di Poppea. Sally-Anne Russell, m-sop., Sara Macliver, sop., Orch of the Antipodes/Antony Walker.
  • Wieniawski: Violin Concerto No.1 in F sharp minor, Op.14. Gil Shaham, vln., London SO/Lawrence Foster.
  • Larsson: Little March. Stockholm SO/Stig Westerberg.
  • Fine Music from 3MBS, Classically Melbourne..
  • Ramirez: Misa Criolla, Kyrie. Jose Carreras, ten., Laredo Choral Salve, Bilbao Choral Society/Jose Luis Ocejo.
  • Rodriguez: Cancion. Marco Tamayo, gtr.
  • Satie: Waltz, I want you. Roger Woodward, pno.
  • Handel: Jeptha: When his loud voice in thunder spoke. Concentus Musicus Vienna, Arnold Schoenberg Choir/Nikolaus Harnoncourt.
  • Sousa: Three Quotations. Razumovsky SO/Keith Brion.
  • Paradis (arr. Dushkin): Sicilienne. Milton Kaye, pno., Ben Breen, vln.
  • Lanchbery: The Tale of Squirrel Nutkin. ROHO/John Lanchbery.
  • Dreyfus: Euroa Hooray!. Mainz J-G University Wind Ensemble/George Dreyfus.
  • Beethoven (arr. Prohle): Adagio in F, Wo0 33/1. Jean-Pierre Rampal, fte., Marielle Nordmann, harp.
  • Mozart: Horn Concerto No.1 in D, K.412. Dennis Brain, horn, Philharmonia Orch/Herbert von Karajan.
  • Balfe: Don't let the roses listen. Richard Bonynge, pno., Sally Silver, sop.
  • : The Closed Door. Barry Wratten's New Orleans Pelicans.
  • Fine Music from 3MBS, Classically Melbourne..
  • Fine Music from 3MBS, Classically Melbourne..
  • Donizetti: Clarinet Concertino in B Flat.. Bela Kovacs, cl., Camerata Budapest/Laszlo Kovacs.
  • Schubert: The Gondolier, D.809. Susan Tomes, pno., BBC Singers/Jane Glover.
  • Brahms: Songs without words. Pavel Gililov, pno., Mischa Maisky, vlc.
  • Bernstein: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story. New York PO/Leonard Bernstein.
  • Alwyn: Elizabethan Dances. Royal Liverpool PO/David Lloyd-Jones.
  • Ibert: Suite Elisabethaine. Slovak RSO, Slovak Philharmonic Choir/ Adriano.
  • Donizetti: Lucia di Lammermoor: Chi mi frena in tal momento?. Dame Joan Sutherland, sop., Huguette Tourangeau, sop., Luciano Pavarotti, ten., Nicolai Ghiaurov, bass, Sherrill Milnes, bar., Ryland Davies, ten., ROHO/Richard Bonynge.
  • Elgar: Salut d'amour, Op.12. Gil Shaham, vln., Orpheus CO.
  • Jarre: Doctor Zhivago: Somewhere My Love. City of Prague PO/Paul Bateman.
  • Lacalle (arr. Grigoryan): Amapola. Slava Grigoryan, gtr., Leonard Grigoryan, gtr., Jose Carbo, bar.
  • Stravinsky: Pulcinella, excerpts. Bournemouth Sinfonietta/Stefan Sanderling.
  • Abreu (arr. Iveson): Tico Tico. Tom Hutchinson, cornet, Cory Band/Phillip Harper.