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: Alan Marshall
Thursday: Margot Costanzo
Friday: Holly Reid/Adrian McEniery
Saturday: Mark Vendy


12th December

Show Playlist
  • Popper, David: Gavotte in D minor. Trub-Brown Duo .
  • Elgar, Sir Edward: Carillon Op.75. Rutland Sinfonia/Barry Collett.
  • Wolf, Hugo: Italian Serenade in G. Takacs Quartet .
  • Vivaldi, Antonio: Bassoon concerto in A minor, RV499. Tamas Benkocs, bsn. Nicolaus Esterhazy Sinfonia/Bela Drahos.
  • Monk, William H (arr. Leighton Jones, Michael): Abide With Me. Jonathan Bradley, org., Mark Fitzpatrick, tpt. Trinity College Choir, Melbourne/Michael Leighton Jones.
  • Rutter, John: Distant Land. Royal PO/John Rutter.
  • Gross, Eric: Rondino Tranquillo, Op.34. Ray Resnik, pno.
  • Mills, Richard: Clarinet Quintet, 'A Little Diary'. David Thomas, cl. Flinders Quartet .
  • Waller, 'Fats': (What Did I Do to Be So) Black and Blue. Louis Armstrong, vocal & trumpet Louis Armstrong and His All-Stars .
  • Ginastera, Alberto: Impresiones de la Puna. Eugenia Zukerman, fte. Shanghai String Quartet .
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: Violin Sonata in F, Op.24, 'Spring': Adagio. Duo Sol .
  • Pescetti, Giovanni (arr. Leon, Craig): Harp Sonata in C Minor - Andantino. Julia Thornton, harp Netherlands Radio Orch .
  • Balfe, Michael William: Those we love. Richard Bonynge, pno., Sally Silver, sop.
  • Verdi, Giuseppe: Macbeth: Ballet Music. Melbourne SO/Oleg Caetani.
  • Hupfeld, Herman (arr. Kaiser-Lindemann, Wilhelm):Casablanca: As Time Goes By. Berlin Philharmonic Cellists .
  • Ives, Charles: The Unanswered Question. New York PO/Leonard Bernstein.
  • Noferi, Giovan Battista: Sonata III. Andrea Dandolo, gtr. Ensemble Pian & Forte .
  • Delius, Frederick (arr. Beecham, Sir Thomas): Hassan - Intermezzo and Serenade. Jose-Luis Garcia, vln. English CO/Jose Luis Garcia.
  • Lennon/McCartney (arr. Grabowsky, Paul): The Fool on the Hill. Niko Schauble, drums, Paul Grabowsky, pno., Philip Rex, db.
  • Bridge, Frank: Scherzettino: Prestisssimo. Ashley Wass, pno.
  • Rachmaninov, Sergei: Vocalise, Op.34/14. Natalie Dessay, sop. Berlin SO/Michael Schonwandt.
  • Verdi, Giuseppe: La traviata: Dite alla giovine. Anna Netrebko, sop., Thomas Hampson, bar. Vienna PO/Carlo Rizzi.
  • Mancini, Henry: Whistling Away the Dark. Geoff Hughes, gtr., Howard Cairns, db., Michelle Nicolle, voc., Ronny Ferella, drums .
  • Dowland, John: A Dream. Hopkinson Smith, lute .

  • 11th December

    Show Playlist
  • Vivaldi, Antonio: Concerto for strings in A, RV158. Melbourne Musicians/Frank Pam.
  • Chopin, Frederick: Etude in C minor, Op.10/12, Revolutionary. Isador Goodman, pno.
  • Bizet, Georges (arr. Langford, Gordon): Carmen Fantasy. John Foster Black Dyke Mills Band/Major Peter Parkes.
  • Traditional (arr. Foreman, John): Scarborough Fair. Greta Bradman, sop., Rohan de Korte, vlc.
  • Marcello, Alessandro: Concerto in D minor. Hakan Hardenberger, tpt. I Musici .
  • Rutter, John: Gloria. Tom Winpenny, org. Ensemble DeChorum, St Albans Cathedral Choir/Andrew Lucas.
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: Adagio from Concerto for Oboe and Violin, arranged from BWV1060. Carmel Kaine, vln., Tess Miller, oboe Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Aranes, Juan: Chacona: A la vida bona. The Marais Project/Jennifer Eriksson.
  • Warren, Harry (arr. McMillan, James): I Only Have Eyes for You. Amy Dickson, sax. London Session Orch/Chris Walden.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Flute Quartet in D, K.285. Aralee Dorough, fte., Jennifer Owen, vln., Kevin Dvorak, vlc., Linda Goldstein, vla.
  • Lehar, Franz: The Merry Widow: Love Unspoken. Jeremy Brett, bar., June Bronhill, sop. John McCarthy Singers, Vilem Tausky Orch/Vilem Tausky.
  • Glanville-Hicks, Peggy: Etruscan Concerto. Caroline Almonte, pno. Tasmanian SO/Richard Mills.
  • Kander, John (arr. Ross, William): New York, New York. Andrea Bocelli, ten., Tony Bennett, voc. New York PO/Alan Gilbert.
  • Bach JC: La Calamita de cuori, overture. The Hanover Band/Anthony Halstead.
  • Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich (arr. Koutzen, Boris): Russian Dance, Op.40/10. Joseph Seiger, pno., Mischa Elman, vln.
  • Loewe, Frederick (arr. Robertson, Andrew): Almost Like Being in Love. Mark Rivett, voc.
  • Dittersdorf, Carl Ditters von: Harp Concerto in A. Marisa Robles, harp Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Iona Brown.
  • Saint-Saens, Camille: Les Barbares: Act III Prelude. Orch Victoria/Guillaume Tourniaire.
  • Loewe, Frederick: My Fair Lady: I Could Have Danced all Night. Yvonne Kenny, sop. Melbourne SO/Guy Noble.
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: Piano Concerto No.2 in B flat, Op.19: 3rd mvt.. Martha Argerich, pno. Philharmonia Orch/Giuseppe Sinopoli.
  • Vaughan Williams, Ralph: Old King Cole: A Ballet for Orchestra. Bradley Creswick, vln. Northern Sinfonia, Sinfonia Chorus/Richard Hickox.
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: English Suite No.5 in E minor, BWV810: Gigue. Glenn Gould, pno.
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian (arr. Gounod, Charles): Ave Maria. Arthur Grumiaux, vln., Istvan Hajdu, pno.
  • Wagner R: Apocalypse Now: The Ride of the Valkyries. West Australian SO/David Measham.
  • Frischberg, David (arr. Harkins, John): Peel Me a Grape. Catherine Hunter, voc., John Harkins, pno. Jazz Ensemble .
  • Myers, Stanley: The Deer Hunter: Cavatina. John Williams, gtr.
  • Cimarosa, Domenico: Il credulo, Overture. Nicolaus Esterhazy Sinfonia/Alessandro Amoretti.
  • Ewald, Victor: Quintet No.2 in E flat, Op.6. Chris Williams, tpt., Dee Boyd, tpt., Heath Parkinson, flugelhorn, Liam O'Malley, tbn., Mark Leece, tuba .
  • Hasselmans, Alphonse: Gondoliera, Op.39. Louise Johnson, harp .
  • Puccini, Giacomo: Turandot: Nessun dorma. Jose Carreras, ten., Luciano Pavarotti, ten., Placido Domingo, ten. Rome Opera House Orch/Zubin Mehta.
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: Piano Sonata No.30 in E, Op.109. Alfred Cortot, pno.
  • Piazzolla, Astor: Libertango. Christoph Denoth, gtr.
  • Carmichael, John: A Little Night Music: Quiet Evening. John Carmichael, pno., Roger Armstrong, fte.

  • 10th December

    Show Playlist
  • Handel, George Frederic: Lotario: Overture. Brandenburg Consort/Roy Goodman.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Mitridate, re di Ponto, K.87: Gia dagli occhi. Jennifer Larmore, m-sop. Lausanne CO/Jesus Lopez-Cobos.
  • Suk, Josef: Fairy Tale, Op.16. Buffalo PO/JoAnn Falletta.
  • Edwards, Ross: Marimba Dances. Michael Askill, perc.
  • Franck, Cesar: Panis Angelicus. James Vivian, org. King's College Choir Cambridge/Stephen Cleobury.
  • Ravel, Maurice: La Valse. Vladimir Ashkenazy, pno., Vovka Ashkenazy, pno.
  • Sousa, John Philip (arr. Hewitt, C.W.): Semper Fidelis. Williams Fairey Engineering Band/Major Peter Parkes.
  • Sousa, John Philip (arr. Hewitt, C.W.): Semper Fidelis. Williams Fairey Engineering Band/Major Peter Parkes.
  • Sousa, John Philip: King Cotton. Williams Fairey Engineering Band/Major Peter Parkes.
  • Traditional (arr. Langford, Gordon): There's nae luck about the house. Marcia Crayford, vln. The King's Singers .
  • Traditional (arr. Ives, Grayston): Migildi Magildi. The King's Singers .
  • Kabalevsky, Dimitry: The Comedians, Op.26. Moscow SO/Vasily Jelvakov.
  • Gershwin, George: An American in Paris. Kurt Edelhagen and His Orch .
  • Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolay: Christmas Eve: Koliadka. Bolshoi Chorus, Bolshoi SO/Alexander Lazarev.
  • Shostakovich, Dmitri: Golden Mountains, Op.30a: Waltz. .
  • Saint-Saens, Camille: Piano Concerto No.2 in G minor, Op.22. Jean-Philippe Collard, pno. Royal PO/Andre Previn.
  • Mozart L: Trumpet Concerto in D. 2nd movt. John Wallace, tpt. Philharmonia Orch/Simon Wright.
  • Rossini, Gioachino: The Siege of Corinth: Air de danse Nos.1-2. Monte Carlo National Opera Orch/Antonio de Almeida.
  • Faure, Gabriel: Mazurka in B flat, Op.32. Kathryn Stott, pno.
  • Brahms, Johannes: String Quartet No.1 in C minor, Op.51/1. Australian String Quartet .
  • Franck, Cesar: Nocturne. Christa Ludwig, m-sop. Orchestre de Paris/Daniel Barenboim.
  • Strauss Jnr: Woodruff quadrille, Op.468. Slovak State PO/Alfred Walter.
  • Karlowicz, Mieczyslaw: Violin Concerto in A, Op.8: Finale. Wojciech Plawner, vln. Zielona Gora SO/Czeslaw Grabowski.
  • Traditional (arr. Gorodovskaya, Vera): Steppe all Around. Osipov State Russian Folk Orch/Nikolai Kalinin.
  • Berlioz, Hector: Childhood of Christ, Op.25: The Farewell of the Shepherds. Atlanta SO, Atlanta Symphony Chorus/Robert Shaw.
  • Gottschalk, Louis: Grande Tarantelle, Op. 67. Michael Gurt, pno. Hot Springs Festival SO/Richard Rosenberg.
  • Brahms, Johannes: Clarinet Quintet in B minor, Op.115. David Griffiths, cl. Tinalley String Quartet .
  • Puccini, Giacomo: The Girl of the Golden West: E anche tu vo vorrai. Enzo Guagni, ten., Giorgio Giorgetti, bar., Mario Carlin, ten., Michele Cazzato, bar., Renata Tebaldi, sop. St Cecilia Academy Orch/Franco Caracciolo.
  • Sibelius, Jean: Valse Triste, Op.44/1. Pittsburgh SO/Lorin Maazel.

  • 9th December

    Show Playlist
  • Telemann, Georg Philipp: Violin Fantasy No.5 in A. Florilegium .
  • Holland, Dulcie: Autumn Pastorale. Dulcie Holland, pno.
  • Bloch, Ernest: Abodah. Arnon Erez, pno., Hagai Shaham, vln.
  • Kats-Chernin, Elena: Dance of the Paper Umbrellas. Tasmanian SO/Benjamin Northey.
  • Vaughan Williams, Ralph: Suite for Viola and Orchestra. Frederick Riddle, vla. Bournemouth Sinfonietta/Norman Del Mar.
  • Britten, Benjamin: A Ceremony of Carols, selections. National Boys' Choir of Australia/Peter Casey.
  • Sarasate, Pablo de: Zigeunerweisen (Gypsy Airs), Op.20. Leila Josefowicz, vln. Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Traditional (arr. Saylor, Bruce): Go Tell It on the Mountain. Jessye Norman, sop. Children's Choir of Maitrise of Paris, Ile de France Vittoria Regional Choir, Lyon Opera Orch/Lawrence Foster.
  • Anderson, Leroy: Suite of Carols, excerpts. London 'Pops' Orch/Frederick Fennell.
  • Jupp, Eric: Bobsleigh. Adelaide SO/Guy Noble.
  • Dankworth, John: Dunsinane Blues. Cleo Laine, voc. Johnny Dankworth Quartet .
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Quintet in E flat for Piano and Winds, K.452. Frank Lloyd, horn, Mitsuko Uchida, pno., Neil Black, oboe, Robin O'Neill, bsn., Thea King, cl.
  • Franck, Cesar: Violin Sonata in A - cello transcription. Martha Argerich, pno., Mischa Maisky, vlc.
  • Torme, Mel: Christmas Song Medley. Andre Previn, pno., Frederica von Stade, mezzo-sop, Kathleen Battle, sop./Andre Previn.
  • Koehne, Graeme: Nearly Beloved - Three Extracts. Andrea Ulrich, vla., Barbara Woolley, vlc., Gordon Bennett, vln., Max Lambert, pno., Robert Ingram, vln.
  • James, William G (arr. Haas, R): Three Australian Carols, Joy to the world & Deck the halls. Paul Plunkett, cornet, Paul Plunkett, tpt., Rudolf Lutz, org.
  • Fields, Arthur: Aba Daba Honeymoon. Kitty Kallen, voc., Richard Hayes, voc. George Siravo's Orch .
  • Bernstein, Leonard: Clarinet Sonata. Kazuko Hayami, pno., Stanley Drucker, cl.
  • Bernard, Felix (arr. Marsalis, Wynton): Winter Wonderland. Wynton Marsalis Septet/Andre Previn.
  • Debussy, Claude (arr. Ronchini, F): Reverie. Amir Farid, pno., Zoe Knighton, vlc.
  • Lovelock, William: Trumpet Concerto. Geoffrey Payne, tpt. Melbourne SO/John Hopkins.
  • Donaldson, Walter: Love Me or Leave Me. Benny Goodman and His Orch .
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: Bagatelle in C minor, WoO 52. Rudolf Buchbinder, pno.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Marriage of Figaro - Non piu andrai. Bryn Terfel, bass-baritone English Baroque Soloists/Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
  • Prokofiev, Sergei: Lieutenant Kije Suite, Op.60: Troika. Cleveland Orch/George Szell.
  • Bull, John: Germain's Alman. Bob van Asperin, hpschd.
  • Hoffstetter, Roman: Haydn Serenade. Cambridge Buskers .
  • Lauridsen, Morten: O Magnum Mysterium

  • 7th December

    Show Playlist
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: Creatures of Prometheus, Op.43, Overture. Scottish CO/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Alkan, Charles Valentin: Study in D, Op.35/2. Stephanie McCallum, pno.
  • Vivaldi, Antonio: Concerto for 2 violins & 2 cellos in D, RV564. Lamon Jeanne, vln., Anner Bylsma, vlc., Christina Mahler, vlc., Stephen Marvin, vln. Tafelmusik/Jeanne Lamon.
  • Anonymous (arr. Piffaro): Pavane 'Dellestarpte', Basse Dance & Bransle de chevaux. Piffaro.
  • Johnson, Robert: The Witty Wanton. Parley Of Instruments/Peter Holman.
  • Rameau, Jean-Philippe: Anacreon: Orchestral Suite, First and second tambourins. Capella Savaria/Mary Terey-Smith.
  • Soler, Antonio: Sonata No. 54 in D minor. Gilbert Rowland, hpschd.
  • Locatelli, Pietro Antonio: Concerto Grosso in F, Op.1/1, excerpts. Capella Istropolitana/Jaroslav Krecek.
  • Porpora: Gli Orti Esperidi, "Giusto Amor, tu che m'accendi".Cecilia Bartoli, sop., Sol Gabetta, vlc., Capella Gabetta/Andres Gabetta.
  • Fasch, Johann Friedrich: Concerto in D, FWV L:D14, "Largo" & "Allegro". English Concert/Trevor Pinnock.
  • Hofmann, Leopold: Sinfonia in F (Badley F1), "Allegro assai". Northern CO/Nicholas Ward.
  • Berlioz, Hector: Le Corsaire, Overture, Op.21. Montreal SO/Charles Dutoit.
  • Verdi: Luisa Miller, Act II, "L'ara o l'avello". Rolando Villazon, ten., Gianluca Alfano, bar., Giuseppe Verdi orchestra and chorus of Milan/Daniele Callegari
  • Carmichael, John: Piano Concerto No.2, "Moderato ma molto ritmico" Antony Gray, pno. St Paul's Sinfonia/Andrew Morley.
  • Puccini: Tosca, "Vissi d'arte, vissi d'amore". Anna Netrebko, sop., Saint Cecilia National Academy Orchestra/Sir Antonio Pappano.
  • Gliere, Reinhold: Harp Concerto in E flat, Op.74, "Allegro giocoso". Osian Ellis, harp London SO/Richard Bonynge.
  • Grainger, Percy: Shepherd's Hey. John Lavender, pno., Penelope Thwaites, pno.
  • Dvorak, Antonin: Piano Quintet No.2 in A, Op.81, B155, "Scherzo (Furiant)". Clementi Ensemble .
  • Boito, Arrigo: Mefistofele: Ecco il mondo. George London, bass-baritone Vienna Symphony/Rudolf Moralt.
  • Nielsen, Carl: Aladdin Suite, FS89, "Negro Dance". Gothenburg SO/Neeme Jarvi.
  • Brahms (arr. Salzedo): Waltz, Op 39 No.15. Alice Giles, harp.
  • Weber, Carl Maria von: Clarinet concertino in E flat, Op.26, "Allegro". Sabine Meyer, cl. Dresden State Orch/Herbert Blomstedt.
  • Korngold, Erich: Much Ado About Nothing, Suite, Op.11, "Masquerade". London SO/Andre Previn.

  • 6th December

    Show Playlist
  • Bach JC: Symphony in D, Op.18/4. AAM/Simon Standage.
  • Rachmaninov: Russian rhapsody. Joshua Pierce, pno., Dorothy Jonas, pno.
  • Brooks: Rondeau: Violin Concerto No.1 in D. Elizabeth Wallfisch, vln., Parley Of Instruments/Peter Holman.
  • Mores: Military Tap. Victor Villadangos, gtr.
  • Bach: Opening Chorus from BWV147, Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben. Concentus Musicus Vienna, Tolz Boys' Choir/Nikolaus Harnoncourt.
  • Gluck: Orfeo ed Euridice: Che faro, senza Euridice (I Have Lost my Euridice). James Galway, fte., London SO/Klauspeter Seibel.
  • Borodin: 5th.M'ment.Prince Igor: Polovtsian Dances. Royal Liverpool PO, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Choir/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Schonberg: Les Miserables: I Dreamed a Dream. Lesley Garrett, sop., Unnamed Orch/Philip Ellis.
  • Arensky: Scherzo: Piano trio No. 1 in D minor Op.32. Borodin Trio.
  • Mozart: Rondo. Horn Concerto No.4 in E Flat, K.495. Dennis Brain, horn, Philharmonia Orch/Herbert von Karajan.
  • Rodgers: Carousel: Carousel waltz. New London Orch/Ronald Corp.
  • Clementi: Symphony No. 1 in C, wo 32.. London Mozart Players/Matthias Bamert.
  • Rodgers: Oklahoma!: Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin'. Yvonne Kenny, sop., Melbourne SO/Guy Noble.
  • Dvorak: Finale: Piano Trio No.3 in F minor, Op.65, B130. Benaud Trio.
  • Strauss Jnr (arr. Gamley): Exc. Cinderella (1st. disc). National PO/Richard Bonynge.
  • Sullivan: The Mikado: The sun whose rays/Here's a how-de-do/The flowers that bloom in the spring. Elsie Morison, sop., Richard Lewis, ten., Geraint Evans, bass, Pro Arte Orch/Sir Malcolm Sargent.
  • Grieg: Wedding day at Troldhaugen, Op.65/6. BBC Scottish SO/Jerzy Maksymiuk.
  • Mendelssohn: Prelude and Fugue in E Minor, Op.35/1. Benjamin Frith, pno.
  • BEETHOVEN.
  • Strauss Jnr: Cuckoo Polka, Op.336. Queensland SO/Vladimir Ponkin.
  • Hess: Ladies in Lavender: Main Theme. Nicola Benedetti, vln., Bournemouth SO/Kirill Karabits.
  • Hummel: Finale. Piano Septet No.1 in D minor, Op.74. Capricorn.
  • Prokofiev: 4th.M'ment. Symphony No.1 in D, Op.25 - Classical. New York PO/Leonard Bernstein.
  • Mendelssohn: 4th.M'ment. Octet in E Flat, Op.20. Australian CO/Richard Tognetti.
  • Bizet: Carmen: Pres des remparts de Seville. Maria Callas, sop., Paris National Opera Orch/Georges Pretre.
  • Elgar: Pomp and Circumstance March in D, Op.39/1. Boston Pops/Arthur Fiedler.
  • Handel: Exc. Water Music Suite in F, HWV348. Tasmanian SO/Graham Abbott.

  • 5th December

    Show Playlist
  • Purcell, Henry: Dido and Aeneas, Z626: Suite. Robert Aldwinkle, hpschd. English CO/Jose Luis Garcia.
  • Martin, Juan: Guajiras - Loveliest Cuban girl. Juan Martin, gtr., Nuria Martin, voc.
  • Salieri, Antonio: Harmony for a Temple of the Night, Serenade for wind orchestra. Il Gruppo di Roma .
  • Suk, Josef: Meditation on an Old Bohemian Chorale, Op.35a. Suk Quartet .
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: La Clemenza di Tito, K621, choral excerpts. Philip Langridge, ten. Zurich Opera Choir, Zurich Opera Orch/Nikolaus Harnoncourt.
  • Kraus, Joseph Martin: Swedish Dance. Jacques Despres, pno.
  • Cimarosa, Domenico: Giannina e Bernardone, Overture. Toronto CO/Kevin Mallon.
  • Schumann, Robert: Meine Rose, Op.90 No.2. Dame Janet Baker, m-sop., Paul Hamburger, pno.
  • Holland, Dulcie: Three Signatures for Oboe. Mark Bruwel, oboe .
  • Bax, Sir Arnold: Elegiac Trio. mobius .
  • Carr-Boyd, Ann: On the shores of Aswan. Anthony Baldwin, pno., Paul Champion, cl.
  • Traditional: Over the Hills and Far Away. Alfred Boe, voc. Band of H.M. Marines/Nick Grace.
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: Overture, Op.115 'Name Day'. Vienna PO/Claudio Abbado.
  • Edwards, Ross: White Ghost Dancing from the ballet 'The Possibility Space'. Tasmanian SO/Richard Mills.
  • Purcell, Henry (arr. Chindamo, Joe ): Dido's Lament (Jazz Arrangement). Joe Chindamo, pno., Zoe Black, vln.
  • Skelly, Joseph P.: A Boy's Best Friend is his Mother. Charles D. Smart, wurlitzer organ, Joe Peterson, voc.
  • Bax, Sir Arnold: Summer Music. Royal Scottish NO/David Lloyd-Jones.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Serenade No.12 in C minor, K.388. Danzi Quintet/Frans Vester.
  • Davies, Iva: Berlin - Extracts. Icehouse .
  • Myslivecek, Josef: Sinfonia in C. Concerto Cologne/Werner Ehrhardt.
  • Bach H: Sonata 1 a cinque in C. Musica Antiqua Cologne/Reinhard Goebel.
  • Purcell, Henry: When I Am Laid in Earth (Dido's Lament). Elin Manahan Thomas, sop. Orch of Age of Enlightenment/Harry Christophers.
  • Vine, Carl: Poppy - Tango. Unnamed Ensemble .
  • Sondheim, Stephen: Follies: Could I leave you. Hugh Fraser, db., Judi Connelli, voc., Michael Tyack, pno.

  • 4th December

    Show Playlist
  • Scarlatti, Domenico (arr. Avison, Charles): Concerto Grosso No.10 in D. Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Mendelssohn, Felix: Two Piano Pieces. Daniel Barenboim, pno.
  • McLachlan, Sarah (arr. Foreman, John): Angel. Greta Bradman, sop., Leigh Harrold, pno.
  • Carmichael, John: Trumpet Concerto: Allegro Vivace. Kevin Johnston, tpt. West Australian SO/David Measham.
  • Edwards, Ross: Dawn Mantras. Brian Nixon, perc., Ian Cleworth, perc., Jane Sheldon, sop., Jim Franklin, shakuhachi, Matthew Doyle, didjeridu, Thomas Rixon, cor ang. Cantillation, Sydney Children's Choir/Lyn Williams.
  • Kreisler, Fritz: Liebesfreud. Christian Ferras, vln., Jean-Claude Ambrosini, pno.
  • Saint-Saens, Camille: Romance in D, Op.51. Jenny Lowe, oboe, Jerome Walles, pno.
  • Myslivecek, Josef: Sinfonia in C. Concerto Cologne/Werner Ehrhardt.
  • Strauss Snr: Radetzky March, Op.228. Vienna PO/Nikolaus Harnoncourt.
  • Carr-Boyd, Ann: Fandango. Sydney Mandolins/Adrian Hooper.
  • Puccini, Giacomo: La Boheme - O soave fanciulla. Andrea Bocelli, ten., Pretty Yende, sop. New York PO/Alan Gilbert.
  • Bottesini, Giovanni: Ali Baba. London SO/Franco Petracchi.
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van (arr. Montesano, Gustavo): Moonlight Rumba. Gustavo Montesano, gtr. Royal PO/Carlos Gomez.
  • Massenet, Jules (arr. Thurlby, Richard): Thais - Meditation. Howard Beach, pno., Richard Thurlby, fte.
  • Delibes, Leo: Coppelia - Mazurka. Sydney SO/Christopher Nicholls.
  • Bernstein, Leonard: West Side Story: Tonight. Mark DuBois, ten., Sherri Saunders, sop. Rochester Pops/Erich Kunzel.
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: Sheep may safely graze, from Cantata 208. Andras Schiff, pno. Stuttgart CO .
  • Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolay (arr. Wilkinson, Keith): Capriccio Espagnol, Op.34. Black Dyke Band/Nicholas J. Childs.
  • Horner, James: Braveheart. The Royal Scots Dragoon Guards/Ross Munro.
  • Conrad, Con: Happy Days: Mona. Phillip Sametz, voc. The Mell-O-Tones/Phillip Sametz.
  • Handel, George Frederic: Royal Fireworks Music, La Rejouissance. Tasmanian SO/Graham Abbott.
  • Williams, John: Star Wars. Richard Hayman and His Orch/Richard Hayman.
  • Brouwer, Leo: Cancion de Cuna. Bryan Colling, gtr.
  • Grieg, Edvard: Lyric Suite, Op.54: March of the Trolls. Tasmanian SO/Andrew Greene.
  • Paganini, Nicolo: Cantabile. Charles Abramovic, pno., Sarah Chang, vln.
  • Dinicu, Grigoras: (arr. Richards):Hora Staccato. Fountain City Brass Band/Joseph Parisi.
  • Hasselmans, Alphonse: Chanson de Mai, Op.40. Louise Johnson, harp .
  • Bizet, Georges: Carmen: Les tringles des sistres tintaient. Claire Delgardo-Boge, sop., Edwige Parat, sop., Magdalena Kozena, m-sop. Mahler CO/Marc Minkowski.
  • Chopin, Frederick: Impromptu No.3 in G flat, Op.51. Alfred Cortot, pno.
  • Kern, Jerome: Look for the Silver Lining. Judy Garland, voc. Lennie Hayton and his Orch .

  • 3rd December

    Show Playlist
  • Vivaldi, Antonio: Flute concerto in F, RV433, La tempesta di mare. Emmanuel Pahud, fte. Australian CO/Richard Tognetti.
  • Giordani, Guiseppe (arr. Wells, Jessica): Caro Mio Ben. Sara Macliver, sop. Orch of the Antipodes/Brett Weymark.
  • Mendelssohn, Felix: Songs Without Words, Op.19. Livia Rev, pno.
  • Mendelssohn, Felix: Songs Without Words, Op.30. Livia Rev, pno.
  • Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich: Violin concerto in D, Op.35. Arthur Grumiaux, vln. Concertgebouw Orch, Amsterdam/Bernard Haitink.
  • Berlioz, Hector: Requiem, Op.5: Rex Tremendae. Atlanta SO, Atlanta Symphony Chorus, Robert Shaw Festival Singers/Robert Shaw.
  • Barrios, Agustin: Una limosna por el amor de Dios. John Williams, gtr.
  • Brahms, Johannes: Horn Trio in E flat, Op.40. 4th movt. Barry Tuckwell, horn, Itzhak Perlman, vln., Vladimir Ashkenazy, pno.
  • Elgar, Sir Edward: Symphony No.1 in A flat, Op.55. 2nd movt. London SO/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Traditional (arr. Rutter, John): Down by the Riverside. John Longhurst, kybd., Robert Cundick, kybd. Mormon Tabernacle Choir/Jerold D. Ottley.
  • Kreisler, Fritz: Schon Rosmarin. Joshua Bell, vln., Paul Coker, pno.
  • Gershwin, George: Piano Concerto in F. Gwenneth Pryor, pno. London SO/Richard Williams.
  • Traditional: (arr. Bohemian Nights):Greek Medley. Bohemian Nights .
  • Delibes, Leo (arr. Dohnanyi, Erno): Naila Waltz. Piers Lane, pno.
  • Fain, Sammy (arr. Farnon, Robert): Love is a Many-Splendoured Thing. Jose Carreras, ten. Robert Farnon Orch/Robert Farnon.
  • Brubeck, Dave: Blue Rondo a la Turk. Kevin Hunt, pno., Simon Tedeschi, pno.
  • Lecocq, Charles (arr. Jacob, Gordon): Mam'zelle Angot. National PO/Richard Bonynge.
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: Symphony No.7 in A, Op.92. Scottish CO/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Serebrier, Jose: Passacaglia and Perpetuum Mobile. Yi Yao, accordion Toulouse National CO/Jose Serebrier.
  • Bellini, Vincenzo: I Puritani: Son vergin vezzosa. Aurora Cattelani, sop., Giuseppe di Stefano, ten., Maria Callas, sop., Nicola Rossi-Lemeni, bass La Scala Chorus, Milan, La Scala Orch, Milan/Tullio Serafin.
  • Harty, Sir Hamilton: An Irish Symphony: The Fair Day. Heidelberg SO/Christopher Kopke.
  • Sinding, Christian: Rustle of Spring, Op.32/3. John Ogdon, pno.
  • Williams, Clifton: Fanfare and allegro. Eastman Wind Ensemble/Frederick Fennell.
  • McCartney, Paul: Ecce Cor Meum (Behold My Heart). Colm Carey, org., Kate Royal, sop., Mark Law, tpt. Academy of St Martin in the Fields, Boys of King's College Choir, Cambridge, Boys of Magdalen College Choir, London Voices/Gavin Greenaway.
  • Sibelius, Jean: Andante festivo, JS 34a. Lahti SO/Osmo Vanska.
  • Friedman, Ignaz: A Musical Snuff Box, Op.33/3. Stephen Hough, pno.
  • Plau, Arild: Tuba Concerto. Oystein Baadsvik, tuba Musica Vitae/Bjorn Sagstad.
  • Grofe, Ferde: Death Valley Suite. Capitol SO/Ferde Grofe.
  • Puccini, Giacomo: Turandot - Tu che di gel sei cinta. Angela Gheorghiu, sop. Milan Giuseppe Verdi Orch/Anton Coppola.

  • 2nd December

    Show Playlist
  • Myslivecek, Josef: Sinfonia in E flat. Concerto Cologne/Werner Ehrhardt.
  • Schubert, Franz: Delphine's Song, D857/1. Arleen Auger, sop., Graham Johnson, pno.
  • Respighi, Ottorino: The Birds. London SO/Antal Dorati.
  • Khachaturian, Aram: Armenian Dances. No 1. Eastman Wind Ensemble/Frederick Fennell.
  • Rachmaninov, Sergei: Prelude in B flat, Op.23/2. Tamara-Anna Cislowska, pno.
  • Westlake, Nigel: Roads to Xanadu: Grand China. Michael Askill, perc., Nigel Westlake, sax.
  • Gibbons, Orlando: O clap your hands. Clerkes of Oxenford/David Wulstan.
  • Coates, Eric: Four Ways Suite, excerpts. London 'Pops' Orch/Frederick Fennell.
  • Peter, Johann Friedrich: Sinfonia in G. Eastman - Rochester Orch/Howard Hanson.
  • Bizet, Georges: Carmen: Danse Boheme. Detroit SO/Paul Paray.
  • Hummel, Johann: Piano Trio in G, Op.65. The Australian Trio .
  • Jacob, Gordon: Bassoon Concerto. Movt 3. Robert Thompson, bsn. English CO/Geoffrey Simon.
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: String Quartet No. 9 in C, Op.59/3, 'Razumovsky'. Movt 3. Australian String Quartet .
  • Tailleferre, Germaine: Arabesque. Deborah de Graaff, cl., Len Vorster, pno.
  • Roussel, Albert: Suite in F, Op.33. Movt 3. Detroit SO/Paul Paray.
  • Bull, John: Les Buffons. Rafael Puyana, hpschd.
  • Chopin, Frederick: Etudes, Op.10. Valentina Lisitsa, pno.
  • Drigo, Riccardo: Pas de Trois. London SO/Richard Bonynge.
  • Faure, Gabriel: En sourdine. Patricia Petibon, sop., Susan Manoff, pno.
  • Poulenc, Francis: Ba, be, bi, bo, bu. Francois Verly, perc., Patricia Petibon, sop., Susan Manoff, pno.
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: Concerto in D minor, BWV974 (after A. Marcello). Movt 3. Vladimir Ashkenazy, pno.
  • Paganini, Nicolo: Romance. Alan Rinehart, gtr.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Flute Concerto No.2 in D, K314. Movt 3. Emmanuel Pahud, fte. Berlin PO/Claudio Abbado.
  • Foerster, Josef: Wind Quintet in D, Op.95. Movt 1. Fodor Quintet .
  • Liszt, Franz: Die Loreley, S532. Leslie Howard, pno.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Horn Quintet in E flat, K407. Movt 3. Albert Bruggen, vlc., Emilio Moreno, vla., Marc Destrube, vln., Staas Swierstra, vla., Teunis Van der Zwart, horn .
  • Giuliani, Mauro: Grand Duo Concertant in A, Op.85. Movt 4. Massimo Scattolin, gtr., Roberto Fabbriciani, fte.
  • Paganini, Nicolo: Caprices, Op.1. No 24. Thomas Zehetmair, vln.
  • Lehar, Franz: Paganini. Who could love you more? Deborah Riedel, sop., Jerry Hadley, ten. English CO/Richard Bonynge.
  • Kreisler, Fritz (arr. McAlister, Clark): Liebesfreud. Gil Shaham, vln. Orpheus CO .
  • Field, John: Piano Concerto No. 3 in E flat. Movt 2. Miceal O'Rourke, pno. London Mozart Players/Matthias Bamert.