A variety of popular classics to brighten your lunchtime.


22nd August

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  • Luna, Pablo: La picara molinera: Paxarin tu que vuelas. Jose Carreras, ten. English CO/Antoni Ros Marba.
  • Moreno, Stephen: Spanish Serenade for violin and piano. Elizabeth Sellars, vln., Rohan Murray, pno.
  • Debussy, Claude: String Quartet in G minor, Op.10 - Scherzo. Christopher Moore, vla., Richard Tognetti, vln., Satu Vanska, vln., Timo-Veikko Valve, vlc.
  • Debussy, Claude (arr. McGuire, Marshall): To Invoke Pan, God of the Summer Wind. Marshall McGuire, harp, Riley Lee, shakuhachi .
  • Strauss Josef: Village Swallows from Austria waltz, Op.164. Vienna PO/Nikolaus Harnoncourt.
  • Gounod, Charles: Mireille: O legere hirondelle. Glenda Raymond, sop., John Amadio, fte. Australian SO/Hector Crawford.
  • Saint-Saens, Camille (arr. Wild, Earl): Le Rouet d'Omphale, Op.31. Earl Wild, pno.
  • Saint-Saens, Camille: Samson and Delilah: Mon coeur s'ouvre a ta voix. Lauris Elms, contr. West Australian SO/Geoffrey Arnold.
  • Traditional (arr. Schiffer, Rene): The Girl who Broke my Heart. Apollo's Fire .
  • Adler, Richard: Heart fr Damn Yankees. Bebe Neuwirth, voc., Dennis Kelly, voc., Dick Latessa, vocals, Linda Stephens, voc., Vicki Lewis, voc., Victor Garber, voc. Studio Orch/David Chase.

  • 21st August

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  • Strauss Jnr: Music from the ballet Cinderella, Prelude to Act lll. Slovak RSO/Michael Dittrich.
  • Brahms, Johannes: 2nd of Piano Pieces, Op.118. Wilhelm Kempff, pno.
  • Salieri, Antonio: Palmira, regina di Persia - Voi lusingate invano…Misera abbandonata. Cecilia Bartoli, m-sop. Orch of Age of Enlightenment/Adam Fischer.
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: (arr. Grandjany):Partita in D minor, BWV1004: Etude 6. Megan Reeve, harp .
  • Foulds, John: Dynamic Triptych for Piano and Orchestra, Op.88. Howard Shelley, pno. Royal PO/Vernon Handley.
  • Sousa, John Philip: Stars and Stripes. Morton Gould Symphonic Band/Morton Gould.
  • Gould, Morton: First Movement from Latin American Symphonette. Utah SO/Maurice Abravanel.
  • Saint-Saens, Camille: Mon coeur sóuvre a toi from Samson and Delilah. Alain Fondary, bar., Christian Papis, voc., Daniel Galvez-Vallejo, ten., Francois Harismendy, bar., Jean-Phil Courtis, bass-baritone, Placido Domingo, ten., Samuel Ramey, bass, Waltraud Meier, m-sop. Bastille Opera Chorus, Bastille Opera Orch/Myung-Whun Chung.
  • Fraser, Simon: Caledonia's Wail for Niel Gow. Andrew Lawrence-King, harp, Jordi Savall, treble viol .
  • Liszt, Franz: Hungarian Rhapsody in C sharp minor, S244/12. Evgeny Kissin, pno.

  • 20th August

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  • Verdi, Giuseppe: La traviata: Prelude, Act 1. La Scala PO/Riccardo Muti.
  • Strauss R: Morgen, Op.27/4. Heinrich Schlusnus, bar. Hessian Radio Orch, Frankfurt/Winfried Zillig.
  • Traditional: (arr. Vardos):Two Guitars. Judit Romer, bracsa, Victoria Toth, hammer dulcimer Vardos .
  • Enescu, George: (arr. Vardos):Hora Staccato. Judit Romer, bracsa, Victoria Toth, hammer dulcimer Vardos .
  • Lloyd Webber, Andrew: Memory. Tea Rose Duo .
  • Yradier, Sebastian de: La Poloma. Tea Rose Duo .
  • Lara, Augustin (arr. Mercurio, Steven): Granada. Joseph Calleja, ten. BBC Concert Orch/Steven Mercurio.
  • Leoncavallo, Ruggiero: Pagliacci: Vesti la Giubba. Joseph Calleja, ten. BBC Concert Orch/Steven Mercurio.
  • Satie, Erik (arr. Kain, Timothy): Je te veux. Guitar Trek .
  • Brahms, Johannes: Cradle song. Peter Nagy, pno.
  • Grieg, Edvard: Peer Gynt: Morning Mood. Tasmanian SO/David Stanhope.
  • Schonberg, Claude-Michel (arr. Krogstad, Bob):Les Miserables: Bring him Home. Chris Fennessy, ten. Queensland Pops Orch/Barrie Gott.
  • Mon Vieux Paris. Maurice Chevalier, voc.
  • Sieczynski, Rudolf: Vienna City of My Dreams. Schwanen Salon Orch/Georg Huber.

  • 19th August

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  • Arnold, Sir Malcolm: Beckus the Dandipratt, Op.5, Comedy Overture. BBC PO/Rumon Gamba.
  • Telemann, Georg Philipp: Oboe concerto No.4 in D minor. Heinz Holliger, oboe Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Iona Brown. 2nd movement
  • Brahms, Johannes: Clarinet Sonata in F minor, Op.120/1. David Howie, pno., Som Howie, cl.
  • Ruiz, Pablo Beltran (arr. Gimbel, Norman): Sway. Polyphonic Voices/Michael Fulcher.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Symphony No.41 in C, K.551 - Jupiter. Australian CO/Richard Tognetti. 3rd movement
  • Grieg, Edvard: Holberg Suite, Op.40. Gerard Willems, pno. Rigaudon
  • Zimmer, Hans: Journey to the Line. Czech Film Orch, The Royal Scots Dragoon Guards/Cliff Masterson.
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: String Quartet in C minor, Op.18/4. Australian String Quartet . 3rd movement Menuetto
  • Talbot, Joby: Suite from Alice's Adventures in Wonderland: The Croquet Match. Royal PO/Christopher Austin.
  • Ewald, Victor: Melodie. Christian Lindberg, tbn., Roland Pontinen, pno.
  • Brouwer, Leo: Ojos Brujos. Jacob Cordover, gtr.

  • 16th August

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  • Auric: Overture. London SO/Antal Dorati.
  • Telemann: Sinfonia in F. John Wallace, tpt., English String Orch/William Boughton.
  • Goodall: The Vicar of Dibley - Psalm 23. Jane Sheldon, sop., Sinfonia Australis, Cantillation/David Stanhope.
  • Borodin: In the Steppes of Central Asia. Philharmonia Orch/Geoffrey Simon.
  • Ketelbey: Bells across the Meadows. Philharmonia Orch/John Lanchbery.
  • Chopin: Mazurka in B minor, Op.33/4. Isador Goodman, pno.
  • Rodgers: Shall We Dance? from The King and I. Barbara Cook, voc., Theodore Bikel, voc.
  • Lumbye: Queen Louise's Waltz. Danish RSO/Gennady Rozhdestvensky.
  • Phillips (arr. Hayman): Battlestar Galactica (Main Themes). Richard Hayman and His Orch/Richard Hayman.

  • 15th August

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  • Sullivan, Sir Arthur: A man who would wed a fair maid & When a wooer goes a wooing fr The Yeomen of the Guard. Elsie Morison, sop., Marjorie Thomas, contr., Richard Lewis, ten. Glyndebourne Festival Chorus, Pro Arte Orch/Sir Malcolm Sargent.
  • Finzi, Gerald: 1st of Five bagatelles, Op. 23. Clifford Benson, pno., Thea King, cl.
  • Joachim, Joseph: Romance in B flat, Op.2/1. Ian Brown, pno., Michiko Kamiya, vln.
  • Farrenc, Louise: Finale fr Nonetto in E flat, Op.38. Minerva Chamber Ensemble/Kevin Geraldi.
  • Ibert, Jacques: Concertino da camera for Alto Saxophone & Orchestra: Animato molto. Clive Amadio, sax. Sydney SO/Jean Martinon.
  • Traditional: (arr. Hurst):I know where I'm going. Yvonne Kenny, sop. Melbourne SO/Vladimir Kamirski.
  • Mendelssohn, Felix: Rondo Capriccioso in E, Op.14. Julius Katchen, pno.
  • Novello, Ivor: The Dancing Years: Waltz of my Heart. Rita Hunter, sop., Victor Morris, pno.
  • Glinka, Mikhail (arr. Yu, Julian): The Nightingale. Jeffrey Crellin, oboe Australia Pro Arte CO/Jeffrey Crellin.
  • Bernstein, Leonard: A little bit in love; Wrong Note Rag; It's Love fr Wonderful Town. Audra McDonald, voc., Kim Criswell, sop., Thomas Hampson, bar. Birmingham Contemporary Music Group/Sir Simon Rattle.

  • 14th August

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  • Rossini, Gioachino: Edoardo e Cristina, Overture. Tasmanian SO/Ola Rudner.
  • Poulenc, Francis: Two Marches et un Intermede pour orch. de chambre. Orchestre de Paris/Georges Pretre.
  • Hawkins, Fiona Joy: Love in Winter. Fiona Joy Hawkins, voc. Blue Dream Ensemble .
  • Scheidt, Samuel: Variations Sur La Chanson ‘Von Der Fortuna’. Francis Chapelet, org.
  • Coleridge-Taylor, Samuel: Romance of the Prairie Lilies, Op. 39. Czechoslovak RSO/Adrian Leaper.
  • Kats-Chernin, Elena: Dance of the Paper Umbrellas. Elena Kats-Chernin, pno., Tamara-Anna Cislowska, pno.
  • Gounod, Charles: Faust: Jewel Song. Nicole Car, sop. Australian Opera and Ballet Orch/Andrea Molino.
  • Sibelius, Jean: Andante festivo, JS 34a. Ostrobothnian CO/Juha Kangas.
  • Albinoni, Tomaso: Concerto in B flat, Op.7/3. Michala Petri, rec. I Solisti Veneti/Claudio Scimone.

  • 13th August

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  • Kalman, Emmerich: The Gypsy Princess, highlights. Budapest PO/Janos Sandor.
  • Traditional: Medley. Frank Patterson, ten., John McCormack, ten.
  • Monti, Vittorio (arr. Docker, Robert): Czardas. Australian Pops Orch/Douglas Gamley.
  • Rota, Nino (arr. O'Boyle, Sean): The Godfather, Speak Softly Love. Anna McDonald, vln., David Hobson, ten. Cantillation, Sinfonia Australis/Guy Noble.
  • Bennett, Richard Rodney: What Sweeter Music. Cambridge Singers/John Rutter.
  • Dostal, Nico: Die Ungarische Hochzeit: Spiel mir das Lied. Lucia Popp, sop. Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Berners, Lord: Valse. Len Vorster, pno.
  • Kosma, Joseph: Autumn Leaves. Diana Doherty, oboe Sinfonia Australis/Mark Summerbell.
  • Coates, Eric: Bird Songs at Eventide. London Salon Ensemble .
  • Xanrof, Reon: Le fiacre. Jean Sablon, voc. Unnamed Ensemble .
  • Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich: Sleeping Beauty, Op.66 - Bluebird pas de deux. London SO/Richard Bonynge.

  • 12th August

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  • John Rutter: Distant Land. Royal PO/John Rutter.
  • Carl Nielsen: Humoresque (Fantasy pieces, FS8, Op.2). Jenny Lowe, oboe, Jerome Walles, pno.
  • Josef Suk: Serenade for Strings in E flat, Op.6. Australian CO/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Rota: Romeo & Juliet: A Time for Us. Mary Anderson, harp.
  • Anton Stadler: Intermezzo No.1 for two clarinets. Dieter Kloecker, cl., Michael Heitzler, cl.
  • Gershwin: Preludes for Piano. Len Vorster, pno.
  • Sir Hubert Parry: Hypatia. BBC Concert Orch, The London Chorus/John Wilson. 3rd movement Alla Marcia
  • Carr-Boyd: West Wind. Ann Carr-Boyd, pno., Glen Murray, vln.
  • Mozart: Flute Quartet in D, K.285. Judith Hall, fte., Paul Barritt, vln., Gustav Clarkson, vla., Josephine Horder, vlc. 3rd movement Rondeau
  • Rodgers (arr. Green): The King and I: Something Wonderful. Yvonne Kenny, sop., Melbourne SO/Vladimir Kamirski.
  • Burt Bacharach (arr. Farr): Close to You. Dan McIlvride, tbn., Box Hill City Band/Matthew van Emmerik.

  • 9th August

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  • Haydn: Acide e Galatea, Overture. Haydn Sinfonietta Vienna/Manfred Huss.
  • Minkus (arr. March): Don Quixote - Pas de Deux. English Concert Orch/Richard Bonynge.
  • Matielli: Adagio from Gigue, Adagio & Allegro moderato. Lily Laskine, harp.
  • Vivaldi: Oboe concerto in A minor, RV463. Frank de Bruine, oboe, AAM/Christopher Hogwood.
  • Grainger: Colonial Song. Leslie Howard, pno.
  • Rodgers: Ohlahoma!: People Will Say We're in Love. Nelson Eddy, voc., Portia Nelson, voc., Virginia Haskins, voc., /Lehman Engel.
  • Gershwin (arr. Allan): How Long has This Been Going On. Robert Allan, vibraphone.
  • Lehar: The Merry Widow: Vilja. Angelika Kirchschlager, sop., Lower Austria Tonkunstler Orch/Alfred Eschwe.
  • Gershwin (arr. Rutter): A Foggy Day. Jane Rutter, fte., Adelaide SO/Sean O'Boyle.


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