Variety

Past Programs

Share this program

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


17th February

Show Playlist
  • Beethoven: Ruins of Athens: Overture, Op.113. German Chamber Philharmonic/Daniel Harding.
  • Liszt: Transcription of Beethoven: March from The Ruins of Athens, S388a. Leslie Howard, pno.
  • Hasse: Cleofide - Overture: Sinfonia in D, Op. 3/3. Musica Antiqua Cologne/Reinhard Goebel.
  • Lawes: Fantasia Suite No.6 in D major, " Aire" . Purcell Quartet.
  • Albinoni: Concerto in F, Op.5/8, " Adagio". Collegium Musicum 90/Simon Standage.
  • Soler: Sonata No. 12 in G, De La Codorniz. Patrick Cohen, fortepiano.
  • Meissner: Symphony in C, " Presto" . Arsatius Consort.
  • Dowland: Lady, if you so spite me. Andreas Scholl, alto., Edin Karamazov, lute.
  • Rameau: Suite for Harpsichord in E-minor, " Gigue en rondo" . William Christie, hpschd.
  • Sartorio: Orfeo tu dormi from L'Orfeo. Kirsten Barry, oboe, Australian Brandenburg Orch/Paul Dyer.
  • Aubert: Suite No.2 in D, excerpts. Collegium Musicum 90/Simon Standage.
  • Schreker: Fantastic Overture. Slovak PO/Edgar Seipenbusch.
  • Straus II: Der Zigeunerbaron, "Als flotter Geist". Janos Berkes, ten., Hungarian Operetta Orch/Laszlo Kovacs.
  • Scharwenka: Piano Concerto No.4 in F minor, Op.82, " Allegro con fuoco". Stephen Hough, pno., City of Birmingham SO/Lawrence Foster.
  • Gounod: Romeo & Juliette: Ah! leve-toi, soleil. Fernando de la Mora, ten., Welsh National Opera Orch/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Hill (arr. Stiles): Piano Trio in A minor, " Allegro moderato" . Salzburg Piano Trio.
  • Ponchielli: La Gioconda, "Voce di donna o d'angelo". Olga Borodina, m-sop., Welsh National Opera Orch/Carlo Rizzi.
  • Gibbs: Miniature dance suite, "Jig". Royal Ballet Sinfonia/David Lloyd-Jones.
  • Verdi: Sicilian Vespers: Ballet of the Four Seasons, "Summer". BBC PO/Sir Edward Downes.
  • Lemmone: Dainty Dance. David Miller, pno., Paul Curtis, fte.
  • Shostakovich: Ballet Suite No.3, "Galop". Frankfurt RSO/Dmitri Kitajenko.

  • 16th February

    Show Playlist
  • Manfredini: Concerto Grosso in F, Op.3/1. Capella Istropolitana/Jaroslav Krcek.
  • Clementi: Sonatina in C, Op.36/3. Daniel Blumenthal, pno.
  • Albeniz (arr. Williams): Suite espagnola, Op.47/3: Sevilla. John Williams, gtr.
  • Schubert: String Trio in B Flat, D471- Allegro. Kodaly Quartet.
  • Smetana: Bartered Bride - Dance of the comedians. Geoffrey Payne, tpt., Melbourne SO/Jean-Louis Forestier.
  • Glinka: A Life for the Tsar: Final Chorus. Bolshoi Chorus, Bolshoi SO/Alexander Lazarev.
  • Mendelssohn: Athalie: War March of the Priests. Queensland SO/Patrick Thomas.
  • Brahms (arr. Berio): Viola Sonata No.1 in F minor, Op.120/1 - orchestral version. Patricia Pollett, vla., Queensland PO/Werner Andreas Albert.
  • Trad. Amazing Grace .Kenneth McKellar New Philharmonia Orch/. Richard Bonynge
  • Chopin: Fantaisie-Impromptu in C sharp minor, Op.66. Isador Goodman, pno.
  • Strauss Jnr: Kriegers Liebchen, Op.379. Polish State PO/Oliver Dohnanyi.
  • Crusell: Clarinet Concerto No. 1 in E flat, Op.1. Per Billman, cl., Uppsala CO/Gerard Korsten.
  • Cimarosa: Symphony in D, in 1 movement. Chopin CO/Winston Dan Vogel.
  • Gottschalk: Souvenirs d'Andalousie. Eugene List, pno., Joseph Werner, pno.
  • Grieg: Holberg Suite, Op.40 - Musette and Gavotte. Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Coates: Dambusters March. Slovak RSO/Adrian Leaper.
  • Offenbach (arr. Rosenthal): Exc: Gaite Parisienne. ROHO/Sir Georg Solti.
  • Loewe (arr. Salinger): Brigadoon: The Heather on the Hill. Matthew Ford, voc., John Wilson Orch/John Wilson.
  • Sherwin: A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square. Yehudi Menuhin, vln., Stephane Grappelli, vln.
  • BEETHOVEN.
  • Hummel: Rondo: Piano Trio in E Flat, Op.93. Trio Parnassus.
  • Kern: Showboat. Nobody Else but Me. Frederica von Stade, mezzo-sop, London Sinfonietta, Ambrosian Ladies Chorus/John McGlinn.
  • Strauss Jnr: Artists quadrille, Op.201. Slovak State PO/Johannes Wildner.
  • Sibelius: Finlandia, Op.26. Finnish RSO/Jukka-Pekka Saraste.
  • Haydn: 1st.M'ment. Keyboard Concerto in D, Hob.XVIII:11. Sebastian Knauer, pno., Cologne CO/Helmut Muller-Bruhl.
  • Saint-Saens: Samson and Delilah: Printemps qui commence. Maria Callas, sop., French Radio NO/Georges Pretre.
  • Balcombe: Greensleeves Suite. London Philharmonic Cellos, Philharmonia Orch Cellos, Royal Philharmonic Cellos, BBC Symphony Cellos/Geoffrey Simon.
  • Arnold: Four Cornish Dances, Op.91. Queensland SO/Andrew Penny.

  • 15th February

    Show Playlist
  • Fine Music from 3MBS, Classically Melbourne..
  • Fasch: Trumpet Concerto in D. Niklas Eklund, tpt., Drottningholm Baroque Ensemble/Nild-Erik Sparf.
  • Carr-Boyd: Home Thoughts from Abroad. Sue Elliott, m-sop., Macquarie Baroque Players.
  • Vaughan Williams: Romance. Tommy Reilly, harmonica, Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Handel: Oboe Sonata in C minor, HWV366. Robert King, hpschd., Jonathan Cohen, vlc., Alexandra Bellamy, oboe.
  • Vine (arr. O'Leary): Love me Sweet. Jonathan Bradley, pno., Australian Children's Choir/Andrew Wailes.
  • Mendelssohn: Piano Trio No.2 in C minor, Op. 66. Seraphim Trio.
  • Paderewski: Piano Concerto in A Minor, Op.17. Piers Lane, pno., BBC Scottish SO/Jerzy Maksymiuk.
  • Carmichael: Fantasy Sonata for Flute and Piano. John Carmichael, pno., Roger Armstrong, fte.
  • Fine Music from 3MBS, Classically Melbourne..
  • Gurney: Sleep. Yvonne Kenny, sop., Caroline Almonte, pno.
  • Bridge: Come to me in my Dreams. Yvonne Kenny, sop., Caroline Almonte, pno.
  • Mozart: String Quintet No.4 in G minor, K.516. James Wannan, vla., ANAM Quartet.
  • Dvorak: Symphony No.9 in E minor, Op.95, B178 'From the New World': Scherzo. Melbourne SO/Tadaaki Otaka.
  • Chopin: Preludes, Op.28. Hoang Pham, pno.
  • Rawsthorne: Madame Chrysantheme - Ballet Suite. Pro Arte Orch/Alan Rawsthorne.
  • Schumann: Five pieces in popular style, Op.102. Diane Froomes, vlc., Marek Bakowski, pno.
  • Lloyd: HMS Trinadad march. John Foster Black Dyke Mills Band/David King.
  • Paganini: Sonata concertata in A, MS.2. Duo Concertante.
  • Fine Music from 3MBS, Classically Melbourne..
  • Fine Music from 3MBS, Classically Melbourne..
  • Bach: Violin sonata in G, BWV1019, 4th mvt.. Richard Tognetti, vln., Neal Peres da Costa, org., Daniel Yeadon, viola da gamba.
  • Elgar (arr. Wills): Pomp and Circumstance March in G, Op.39/4. Arthur Wills, org., Cambridge Co-Operative Band/David Read.
  • Bowman: Now Touch the Air Softly. Jaqueline Porter, sop., Calvin Bowman, pno.
  • Strauss Jnr: Champagne Polka, Op.211. CSSR State PO/Alfred Walter.
  • Smetana: Polka in F sharp minor. Antonin Kubalek, pno.
  • Delibes: Lakme: Flower Duet. Clarissa Spata, sop., Deborah Rogers, m-sop., Tasmanian SO/Andrew Greene.
  • Lalo: Symphonie espagnole in D minor, Op.21. Augustin Dumay, vln., Toulouse Capitole Orch/Michel Plasson.
  • Liszt: Soirées Italiennes (piano transcriptions), S411. Leslie Howard, pno.
  • Bernstein: Candide Overture. Saint Louis SO/Leonard Slatkin.

  • 14th February

    Show Playlist
  • Fine Music from 3MBS, Classically Melbourne..
  • Bach (Arr. Williams): Violin concerto no. 2. John Williams, guitar. ASMF/Sillito.
  • Purcell: if Music Be the Food of Love. Catherine Bott, sop., Purcell Quartet.
  • Handel: Harpsichord Suite No.3 in D minor. HWV428 - arr. piano. Murray Perahia, pno.
  • Kim (arr. Maisky): Elegie. Pavel Gililov, pno., Mischa Maisky, vlc.
  • Harris: Bring us O Lord God. Cantillation/Antony Walker.
  • Vorisek: Symphony in D, Op.24. 3rd movement. Scottish CO/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Beethoven: Piano Sonata No.10 in G, Op.14/2. 1st movement. Gerard Willems, pno.
  • Luna: Pajarin tu que vuelas. Rolando Villazon, ten., Madrid Community Orch/Placido Domingo.
  • Charlton: Sonata. 2nd movement. Peter Lynch, gtr., Jane Rayner, fte.
  • Serra: Romantica. El Valles SO/Salvador Brotons.
  • Obradors (arr. Cuello): El vito. Elina Garanca, m-sop., Italian RSO/Karel Mark Chichon.
  • Lalo: Violin Concerto in F, Op.20. 2nd movement. Augustin Dumay, vln., Toulouse Capitole Orch/Michel Plasson.
  • Turina: Andalusian Scenes, Op.7 - Crepuscule du soir. Laura Samuel, vln., Vicci Wardman, vla., Nash Ensemble.
  • Delibes: Naila: Intermezzo. London SO/Richard Bonynge.
  • Monnot: Irma la Douce. Valse Milieu, Our Language of Love. Keith Michell, voc., Elizabeth Seal, voc., Clive Revill, voc., Original Broadway Cast Members/Stanley Lebowsky.
  • Monnot/Piaf/Parsons: Hymne a l'Amour. Edith Piaf, voc.
  • Litolff: Concerto Symphonique No.4 in D minor, Op. 102. Scherzo. Peter Donohoe, pno., Bournemouth SO/Andrew Litton.
  • Vaughan Williams: Job: A Masque for Dancing - Saraband of the Sons of God. London SO/Sir Adrian Boult.
  • Jenkins: Ave Verum Corpus. Bryn Terfel, bass-baritone, Tamara Mumford, m-sop., Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Temple Square Orch/Mack Wilberg.
  • Atterberg: Suite No.3, Op.19/1. Finale - Vision. Sara Troback, vln., Johanna Persson, vla., Swedish CO/Petter Sundkvist.
  • Mandel/Webster: The Shadow of Your Smile. Tony Bennett, vocal.
  • Beethoven: Romance No.2 in F, Op.50. Anne-Sophie Mutter, vln., New York PO/Kurt Masur.
  • Beethoven: Bagatelle in A minor, WoO 59, 'Fur Elise'. James Brawn, pno.
  • Verdi: A Masked Ball: Morro, ma prima in grazia. Renata Tebaldi, sop., New Philharmonia Orch/Oliviero de Fabritiis.
  • Dvorak: Slavonic Dances, Op.46/3, B83. Vienna PO/Andre Previn.
  • Porter: Kiss Me Kate - So In Love. Cesare Siepi, bass.. Roland Shaw Orchestra.
  • Porter (arr. Haanstra): Just One of Those Things. Laura Fygi, voc., Jazz Ensemble, London Studio SO/Jurre Haanstra.
  • Vaughan Williams: Five variants of 'Dives and Lazarus'. English String Orch/William Boughton.
  • Vaughan Williams: Five variants of 'Dives and Lazarus'. Sydney SO/Carl Pini.
  • Wood: Mannin Veen. Slovak RSO/Adrian Leaper.
  • Strauss Josef: Delirium waltz, Op.212. Vienna PO/Herbert von Karajan.

  • 13th February

    Show Playlist
  • Fine Music from 3MBS, Classically Melbourne..
  • Handel (arr. Bonynge): Rodelinda. Dame Joan Sutherland, sop., Alicia Nafe, m-sop., Curtis Rayam, ten., Isobel Buchanan, sop., Samuel Ramey, bass, Welsh National Opera Orch/Richard Bonynge.
  • Corelli: Concerto Grosso in C minor, Op.6/3. Philharmonia Baroque Orch/Nicholas McGegan.
  • Anderson: A Trumpeter's Lullaby. Geoffrey Payne, tpt., Melbourne SO/Paul Mann.
  • Mozart: Grand Sextet in E flat in Concertante Style, K364. Australia Ensemble.
  • Fine Music from 3MBS, Classically Melbourne..
  • Various: Twenty-three Choral Items. Jonathan Bradley, pno., Australian Children's Choir/Michael Loughlin.
  • Liszt: Piano concerto No.1 in E flat, S.124. Isador Goodman, pno., Melbourne SO/Patrick Thomas.
  • Faure: Impromptu in D, Op.86. Alice Giles, harp.
  • Copland: Vitebsk. Trio Melbourne.
  • Beethoven: Adelaide, Op.46. Joerg Demus, pno., Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, bar.
  • Fine Music from 3MBS, Classically Melbourne..
  • Bernstein: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story. Simon Tedeschi, pno., Kevin Hunt, pno.
  • Bach (arr. Stokowski): Sheep may safely graze. Queensland Pops Orch /Barrie Gott.
  • Brahms: Intermezzi, Op.117. Stefan Vladar, pno.
  • Strauss Jnr: Blue Danube Waltz, Op.314. Basel SO/Armin Jordan.
  • Mendelssohn (arr. Snell): Songs Without Words, Op.67/4, 'Spinning Song'. Mark Landon, marimba, Foden's Band/Michael Fowles.
  • O'Boyle: Molly. Robert John, vln., Orch Victoria/Sean O'Boyle.
  • Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet, Op.64 - Part One. Danish RSO/Dmitri Kitajenko.
  • Blake: Dances for two pianos, Op.217a. Vladimir Ashkenazy, pno., Vovka Ashkenazy, pno.
  • Traditional (arr. Cullen): Joshua Fit the Battle of Jericho. John Longhurst, kybd., Robert Cundick, kybd., Mormon Tabernacle Choir/Jerold D. Ottley.
  • Tchaikovsky: Suite No.2 in C, Op.53. Detroit SO/Neeme Jarvi.
  • Loewe: My Fair Lady: I Could Have Danced all Night. Renee Fleming, sop., Dresden State Orch/Christian Thielemann.
  • Beethoven: Bagatelle in A minor, WoO 59, 'Fur Elise'. Ronald Farren-Price, pno.
  • Fine Music from 3MBS, Classically Melbourne..
  • Fine Music from 3MBS, Classically Melbourne..
  • Strauss E (arr. Georgiadis): Old England for ever! Polka, Op.239. London SO/John Georgiadis.
  • Kelly: Africussia. D'Volv.
  • Mozart: Clarinet Quintet in A, K581. Catherine McCorkill, cl., Australian String Quartet.
  • Anonymous (arr. Runov): Nostalgia March. Moscow Kremlin Commandant's Brass Band/V. Ivanov.
  • Anonymous (arr. Mikhalkov): 108th Saratov Infantry Regiment March. Bolshoi Theatre Brass Band/V. Andropov.
  • Sor: Study 17 for the guitar. Andres Segovia, gtr.
  • Shostakovich: March from Jazz Suite. South Brisbane Federal Band.
  • Verdi: Don Carlos: Dio, che nell'alma. Carlo Bergonzi, ten., Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, bar., Tugomir Franc, bass, ROHO, Royal Opera House Chorus/Sir Georg Solti.
  • Rachmaninov: Etudes-Tableaux - Selections. Sviatoslav Richter, pno.
  • Faure: Piano Quartet No.1 in C minor, Op.15. 2nd movt. Kathryn Selby, pno., Janaki String Trio.
  • Dexter: Siciliano. RTE Concert Orch/Ernest Tomlinson.
  • Haydn: Symphony No. 93 in D, Hob.I:93. 3rd movt.RCO/Nikolaus Harnoncourt.
  • Brahms (arr. Parlow): Hungarian Dance No.11 in D minor. London SO/Neeme Jarvi.

  • 12th February

    Show Playlist
  • Intro & welcome
  • Bach: Violin (Recorder) Sonata in E minor, BWV1023. Linda Kent, org., Genevieve Lacey, rec.
  • Sibelius: Romance in C, Op.42. May Gavin, pno.
  • Martinu: Sextet for two violins, two violas & two cellos. Movt 3. Academy of St Martin in the Fields.
  • Raff: Symphony No.11 in A minor, Op.214, ' Winter'. Movt 2. Slovak PO/Urs Schneider.
  • Gross: Waltzing Mandolins. Paul Hooper, mndln., Oatley Mandolins/Adrian Hooper.
  • Holst: Six choral folk songs. Movts 5, 6. The Holst Singers/Stephen Layton.
  • Myaskovsky: Symphony No. 5 in D, Op.18. Movt 3. BBC PO/Sir Edward Downes.
  • Rameau: Dardanus. Stephen Bennett, bar., Paul Agnew, ten., Damian Whiteley, bass, Penelope Mills, sop., Kathryn McCuster, sop., Paul Whelan, bar., Cantillation, Orch of the Antipodes/Antony Walker.
  • Dunhill: Cornucopia - A Sheaf of Miniatures, Op.95. Movt 6. Philip Fowke, pno., Michael Thompson, horn.
  • Haydn: Piano Sonata in C, Hob.XVI:48. Movt 2. Geoffrey Lancaster, fortepiano.
  • Wood: London Cameos, Suite. Movt 1. Slovak RSO/Adrian Leaper.
  • Weather
  • Dussek: Harp concerto in E flat, Op. 15. Movt 3. Roberta Alessandrini, harp, Mantua Orch/Vittorio Parisi.
  • Taffanel: Andante Pastorale et Scherzettino. Robert Aitken, fte., Robin McCabe, pno.
  • Wiren: Serenade for Strings, Op.11. Movt 1. Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Beethoven: Six Bagatelles, Op.126. No 2. Stephanie McCallum, pno.
  • Beethoven: Bagatelle in B minor, WoO 61. Stephanie McCallum, pno.
  • Bach, W. F.: Concerto for harpsichord in F, BR C13. Movt 3. Guillermo Brachetta, hps, Fantasticus XL
  • Prokofiev: Symphony No.1 in D, Op.25 - Classical. Movt 1. London PO/Leonard Slatkin.
  • Adam: Giselle: Pas de Deux. Cincinnati Pops Orch/Erich Kunzel.
  • Farrenc, Louise: Sextet in C min, Op 40, Movt 3. Les Vents Francais.
  • Mahler: Youths Magic Horn. Movt 7. Magdalena Kozena, m-sop., Christian Gerhaher, bar., Cleveland Orch/Pierre Boulez.
  • Grainger: Molly on the Shore. Penelope Thwaites, pno.
  • Haydn: Piano Trio in A, Hob.XV:18. Movt 3. Ensemble of the Classic Era.
  • Weather
  • Francaix: Concertino for Piano and Orchestra. Movt 3. Claude Francaix, pno., London SO/Antal Dorati.
  • Mozart: Symphony No.21 in A, K.134. Movt 1. Prague CO/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Vaughan Williams (arr. Tate): Linden Lea. Yvonne Kenny, sop., Caroline Almonte, pno.
  • Lutoslawski: Dance Preludes. Ensemble Liaison.
  • Mendelssohn: Symphony No.3 in A minor, Op 56 - Scottish. Movt 2. Tasmanian SO/Sebastian Lang-Lessing.
  • Pacini: Stella di Napoli: Where are you, cruel man. Joyce Di Donato, m-sop., Lyon Opera Orch, Lyon Opera Chorus/Riccardo Minasi.
  • Dvorak: Impromptu in D minor, B.129. Stefan Veselka, pno.
  • Bock: She Loves Me: Ice Cream. Barbara Cook, voc., Wally Harper, pno.
  • Rameau: Nais, Overture. Orch Victoria/Richard Divall.
  • Sondheim: A Little Night Music: The Night Waltzes. Hollywood Bowl Orch/John Mauceri.

  • 10th February

    Show Playlist
  • Boieldieu: La Dame blanche, Overture. London SO/Richard Bonynge.
  • Liszt: Study in E flat, No. 7 fr. "Twelve studies", S136. Leslie Howard, pno.
  • Boyce: Symphony No, 4, in F. Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Anonymous: Traveller's tapestry. Cantigas.
  • Lawes: Pieces for Two Lutes, "Corant". Jacob Heringman, lute, David Miller, lute.
  • Albinoni: Oboe concerto in D, Op.7/6, "Adagio"and "Allegro". John Anderson, oboe, Philharmonia Orch/Simon Wright.
  • Ribayaz: Xacaras por primer tono. The Harp Consort/Andrew Lawrence-King.
  • Fresneau: La Fricassee. Ensemble Clement Janequin/Dominique Visse.
  • Dumanoir: Stockholm Ballet Suite, excerpts. Le Concert des Nations/Jordi Savall.
  • Weckmann: Toccata in E minor. Gustav Leonhardt, hpschd.
  • Bach CPE: Cello Concerto in A, Wq.172, "Allegro assai". Tim Hugh, vlc., Bournemouth Sinfonietta/Richard Studt.
  • Handel: Zadok the Priest. Choir of Westminster Abbey, The English Concert, Trevor Pinnock (organ)/Simon Preston.
  • Brumby: Festival Overture on Australian Themes. WASO/Richard Mills
  • Offenbach: Tales of Hoffmann - Scintille diamant. Bryn Terfel, bass-baritone, Metropolitan Opera Orch/James Levine.
  • Sauer: Piano Concerto No.1 in E Minor, "Rondo. tempo giusto". Stephen Hough, pno., City of Birmingham SO/Lawrence Foster.
  • Rodgers (arr: Simonds): Oklahoma, "Oh, What a Beautiful mornin' ". Yvonne Kenny, sop., Melbourne SO/Guy Noble.
  • Glazunov: Violin Concerto in A minor, Op.82, "Allegro". Gil Shaham, vln., Russian NO/Mikhail Pletnev.
  • Bolten: New Palace Fanfare. The Art of rumpet, Vienna/Leonhard Leeb.
  • Reinecke: Trio in A Minor, Op.188, ""Scherzo Molto vivace". Ingo Goritski, oboe, Barry Tuckwell, horn, Ricardo Requejo, pno.
  • Herbert: Babes in Toyland: The March of the Toys. New London Orch/Ronald Corp.
  • Verdi: I lombardi, "La mia letizia infondere" . Roberto Alagna, ten., Berlin PO/Claudio Abbado.
  • Goodwin: Puppet Serenade. New Zealand SO/Ron Goodwin.
  • Dohnanyi: Symphonic Minutes, Op.36, "Scherzo". West Australian SO/Jorge Mester.
  • Bizet: Carmen, Prelude. CSRSO/Alexander Rahbari.

  • 9th February

    Show Playlist
  • WELCOME AND WEATHER
  • Schutz: Be ye therefore merciful. Musica Fiata, Stuttgart Chamber Choir/Frieder Bernius.
  • Llewellyn: Berceuse. Lights Chamber Ensemble.
  • Festing: Concerto in A, Op.9/5. Opera Down Under Orch/Richard Divall.
  • Schumann: Adagio & Allegro in A flat, Op.70. Benjamin Martin, pno., Lin Jiang, horn.
  • Mendelssohn: In the midst of life,Op.23/3. English CO, Corydon Singers/Matthew Best.
  • : Bugle Calls. Marcus Salone, bugle.
  • Brumby: Flute concerto - slow movement. Vernon Hill, fte., Melbourne SO/Hiroyuki Iwaki.
  • Ives: Largo Cantabile: Hymn. New York PO/Leonard Bernstein.
  • Koehne: A Closed World of Fine Feeling. Timothy Kain, gtr.
  • WEATHER
  • Mozart L: Symphony in G, 'New Lambach'. Toronto CO/Kevin Mallon.
  • Ireland: Greater love hath no man. Joshua van Konkelenberg, org., Louise Bottomley, sop., Jeremy Bottomley, bar., Trinity College Choir, Melbourne/Michael Leighton Jones.
  • Westlake: Babe: Pig in the City, excerpts. Melbourne SO/Nigel Westlake.
  • Thompson (arr. Downie): Come Home. International Staff Band/Dr Stephen Cobb.
  • Davies: Berlin - Extracts. Icehouse.
  • Blyth: A Reel (Yes Really). Emerald Orch/Andrew Blyth.
  • Arlen (arr. Lanchbery): The Wizard of Oz: Over the Rainbow. Trisha Crowe, sop., Tasmanian SO/Guy Noble.
  • Copland: Nocturne. Diana Steiner, vln., Otto Herz, pno.
  • Rodgers (arr. Walker): Carousel: You'll Never Walk Alone. David Hobson, ten., Teddy Tahu Rhodes, bar., Greta Bradman, sop., Lisa McCune, voc., Sinfonia Australis/Guy Noble.
  • Harline: Pinocchio: When You Wish upon a Star. City of Whitehorse Band/John H Butler.
  • WEATHER
  • Andriessen: Magna res est amor - A great thing is love. Elly Ameling, sop., Albert de Klerk, org.
  • Barlow: Leaving. Paul Grabowsky, pno., Dale Barlow, sax., Tony Buck, drums, Lloyd Swanton, db.
  • Rodgers: The Magpie. Genevieve Lacey, rec., Computer/Electronics.
  • Bestor (arr. Klouse): Prayer of the Children. The Vocal Consort/Noel Ancell.
  • Alford: Colonel Bogey March. Eastman Wind Ensemble/Frederick Fennell.
  • Dowland: Can she excuse my wrongs?. Simon Martyn-Ellis, theorbo, Latitude 37.
  • Mozart: Marriage of Figaro - Vedro mentr'io sospiro. John Pringle, bar., Queensland SO/Richard Bonynge.
  • Higdon: Soliloquy. Dinah Woods, cor ang., Tasmanian SO/Sean O'Boyle.
  • Brooker (arr. Drake): A Whiter Shade of Pale. Tea Rose Duo.
  • Kelley: Home on the Range. Bryn Terfel, bass-baritone, Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Temple Square Orch/Mack Wilberg.
  • Herman: Revydags. Ladies Only Cafe Strings.

  • 8th February

    Show Playlist
  • Fine Music from 3MBS, Classically Melbourne..
  • Bach CPE: Symphony in E flat, Wq.183/2. OAE/Gustav Leonhardt.
  • Hyde: The Wind in the Sedges. David Miller, pno., Wendy Dixon, sop.
  • Hyde: The Lotus Pool. David Miller, pno., Wendy Dixon, sop.
  • Baines: Silverpoints, Eric Parkin
  • Edwards (arr. Chambers): Night Flowers. Stables Ensemble.
  • Howells: Like as the Hart desireth the waterbrooks, The Girls and Men of Canterbury Cathedral Choir, David Newsholme
  • Bennett: Reflections on a Scottish Folk Song. Paul Watkins, vlc., Philharmonia Orch/Richard Hickox.
  • Beethoven: Piano Sonata No.32 in C minor, Op.111. Ian Holtham, pno.
  • Elgar: Serenade for strings in E minor, Op.20. Melbourne Musicians/Frank Pam.
  • Morera (arr. Miller): Sardana, L'Emporda. London Brass.
  • Fine Music from 3MBS, Classically Melbourne..
  • Mozart: Grand Sextet in E flat in Concertante Style, K364. Australia Ensemble.
  • Bach: Sonata in G minor, BWV1001, excerpts. Danny Gu, vln.
  • Beath: River Songs. Janet Delpratt, sop., Queensland SO/Richard Mills.
  • Vivaldi: Flute concerto in F, RV434. Emmanuel Pahud, fte., Australian CO/Richard Tognetti.
  • Stravinsky: Apollon Musagete: Pas de deux from the ballet 'Apollo'. Concertgebouw Orch, Amsterdam/Riccardo Chailly.
  • Mendelssohn: Octet in E Flat, Op.20. Flinders Quartet, Tinalley String Quartet.
  • Rheinberger: Organ Concerto No.1 in F Op.137. Wolfram Rehfeldt, org., Tuebingen Cantata Orch/Bernhard Ader.
  • Strauss R: Lieder. Sally Wilson, m-sop., Katherine Day, pno.
  • Fine Music from 3MBS, Classically Melbourne..
  • Fine Music from 3MBS, Classically Melbourne..
  • Sutherland: Fantasy Sonata. Margaret Sutherland, pno., Thomas White, sax.
  • Thompson: Alleluia. Schola Cantorum of Oxford/ Burton. James.
  • Boulanger: Three pieces for Violincello and Piano. Muses Piano Trio.
  • Schubert: Five minuets with Six trios, D.89 (arr. for strings). Kodaly Quartet.
  • Walton: Troilus and Cressida, excerpts. Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, sop., Peter Pears, ten., Richard Lewis, ten., Monica Sinclair, contr., Geoffrey Walls, bass-baritone, John Hauxvell, bar., Lewis Thomas, ten., Philharmonia Orch/Sir William Walton.
  • Spiegl/Arlan: Radio 4 UK theme. Royal PO/Gavin Sutherland.
  • Alkan: Study in C, Op.35/4. Stephanie McCallum, pno.
  • Druschetzky: Concerto for six timpani. Alexander Peter, timp., Dresden Philharmonic CO/Alexander Peter.
  • Parry: English Lyrics. Robert Tear, ten., Philip Ledger, pno.

  • 7th February

    Show Playlist
  • Fine Music from 3MBS, Classically Melbourne..
  • Locatelli: Concerto Grosso op 1/10. Elizabeth Wallfisch, violin. Raglan Bar Players.
  • Bach: Sheep may safely graze, from Cantata 208. Sara Macliver, sop., Orch of the Antipodes/Antony Walker.
  • Gluck: Melody in B minor. Lynn Harrell, vlc., Concertgebouw CO/Lynn Harrell.
  • Mozart: Symphony No.26 in E Flat, K.184. Prague CO/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Weber: Der Freischutz: Huntsmen's Chorus. Dresden State Orch, Leipzig Radio Choir/Silvio Varviso.
  • Haydn: Keyboard Concerto in D, Hob.XVIII:11. 1st movement. Martha Argerich, pno., Wurttemberg CO/Jorg Faerber.
  • Chopin (arr. Kennedy): Nocturne in C sharp minor, Op.posth.. Nigel Kennedy, vln., English CO.
  • Ries: Piano Quartet in E flat, Op.17. Finale. Daniel Raiskin, vla., Mendelssohn Trio Berlin.
  • Schubert: Im Fruhling, D882. Geoffrey Parsons, pno., Olaf Baer, bar.
  • Easton: Overture to an Italianate Comedy. State Orch of Victoria/Brett Kelly.
  • Hoobastank (arr. Cortland): The Reason. Brass Band Willebroek/Frans Violet.
  • Fibich (arr. Kubelik): Poeme. Piers Lane, pno., Tasmin Little, vln.
  • Strauss R: Four Last Songs. Im Abendrot. Lisa Della Casa, sop., Vienna PO/Karl Bohm.
  • Gaubert: Fantasie. Susan Milan, fte., Ian Brown, pno.
  • Rubinstein: The Demon - ballet music. (Caucasian Dance). Slovak PO/Michael Halasz.
  • Sondheim: Sweeney Todd - The Demon Barber of Fleet Street. The Ballad of Sweeney Todd & Not While I'm Around. Patti LuPone, vocals, Michael Cerveris, vocals, Mark Jacoby, vocals, Lauren Molina, vocals, Studio Orch/John Miller.
  • d'Albert: Piano Concerto No. 1 in B minor, Op.2. 2nd movement. Piers Lane, pno., BBC Scottish SO/Alun Francis.
  • Tomlinson: Graceful dance. Northern Sinfonia/David Lloyd-Jones.
  • Stamitz JW: Trumpet Concerto in D. Hakan Hardenberger, tpt., Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Carmichael (arr. Crellin): The Nearness of You. James Morrison, fluegelhorn, The Idea of North, Studio Orch.
  • Carmichael/Mercer: In the cool, cool of the evening. Bing Crosby & Jane Wyman, voc.
  • Borodin: Piano Quintet in C minor. 1st movement. Ilona Prunyi, pno., New Budapest Quartet.
  • Zabel: Valse Caprice Op.37. Susan Drake, harp.
  • Tchaikovsky: Andersen Fairy Tales, Suite for Chamber Orchestra. Maria Dzhemesyuk, pno., Musica Viva CO/Kirill Ershov.
  • Rimsky-Korsakov: Golden Cockerel: Hymn to the Sun. Rita Streich, sop., Berlin RSO/Kurt Gaebel.
  • Rimsky-Korsakov: March from The Golden Cockerel. London PO/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Rodgers/Hammerstein: Oklahoma - Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin'. George London, bass-baritone.
  • Field: Piano Concerto No. 4 in E flat major. Finale. Miceal O'Rourke, pno., London Mozart Players/Matthias Bamert.
  • Field: Piano concerto 1 - 2nd & 3rd movements. Micael O'Rourke, piano. London Mozart Players/Bamert.
  • Anderson: Irish Suite. BBC Concert Orch/Leonard Slatkin.
  • Arnold: Four Irish Dances, Op.126. Queensland SO/Andrew Penny.