A variety of popular classics to brighten your lunchtime.


17th October

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  • Henson-Conant, Deborah: The Nightingale. D Henson-Conant, celtic harp .
  • Eriksson, Jennifer: The Garden Party. The Marais Project .
  • Enescu, George: Cantabile et Presto. John Wion, fte., Thomas Hrynkiw, pno.
  • Kraus, Joseph Martin: Symphony in C, 'Violin obligato', VB 138. Urban Svensson, vln. Swedish CO/Petter Sundkvist. 3rd movement
  • Benedict, Sir Julius: The Gypsy and the Bird. Sumi Jo, sop. Orch of St Luke's/Richard Bonynge.
  • Schumann C: Four Polonaises, Op.1. Susanne Grutzmann, pno.
  • Ignaz Brull: March on themes from the opera "Das Goldene Kreuz" Berlin RSO/Caspar Richter
  • Farrenc, Louise: Piano Trio in E flat , Op.33. Laura Sewell, vlc., Mary Ellen Haupert, pno., Nancy Oliveros, vln. 3rd movement Minuetto
  • Warren, Harry: 42nd Street. Rochester Pops/Erich Kunzel.
  • Sculthorpe, Peter: Djilile. Amy Dickson, sax., William Barton, didjeridu .
  • Mancini, Henry: Drummer's Delight. Richard Hayman and His Orch .

  • 16th October

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  • Curzon, Frederic: Punchinello: Miniature overture. Czechoslovak RSO/Adrian Leaper.
  • Bach JM: Motet: Das Blut Jesu Christi. Australian Chamber Choir/Douglas Lawrence.
  • Gottschalk, Louis: Le Banjo, Op.15. Eugene List, pno.
  • Lindberg, Oskar: Gammal fabodpsalm fran Dalarna. Ole Edvard Antonsen, tpt., Wayne Marshall, org.
  • Verdi, Giuseppe: Aida: Celeste Aida. Luciano Pavarotti, ten. La Scala Orch, Milan/Lorin Maazel.
  • O'Carolan, Turlough (arr. Lajana, Alesa): Big Fairy Little Fairy. Alesa Lajana, gtr.
  • Howells, Herbert: last movement from Piano Concerto No.2 in C minor. Kathryn Stott, pno. Royal Liverpool PO/Vernon Handley.
  • Spohr, Louis: 2nd movement from Nonet in F, Op.31. Gaudier Ensemble .
  • Haydn, Franz Joseph: First Movement from Symphony No. 17 in F, Hob.I:17. Hanover Band/Roy Goodman.
  • Ravel, Maurice: Mother Goose Suite. Ronald Farren-Price, pno., Rosslyn Farren-Price, pno.

  • 15th October

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  • Addinsell, Richard: Tom Brown's Schooldays: Overture. BBC Concert Orch/Kenneth Alwyn.
  • Suppe, Franz von: Boccaccio: Florenz hat schoene Frauen. Julia Migenes, sop., Manfred Schmidt, ten. Cologne RSO/Curt Cremer.
  • Kunneke, Eduard: Der Vetter aus Dingsda: Strahlender Mond. Julia Migenes, sop. Cologne RSO/Curt Cremer.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Clarinet Concerto in A, K622, adagio. Donald Westlake, cl. Sydney SO/Robert Pikler.
  • Toselli, Enrico: (arr. Gandolfo):Serenata. I Salonisti .
  • Saint-Saens, Camille: Samson and Delilah: Improvisations. Camille Saint-Saens, pno.
  • Novello, Ivor: Perchance to dream: Love is my reason. Marilyn Hill Smith, sop. Chandos Concert Orch/Stuart Barry.
  • Gershwin, George: Someone to Watch Over Me. Tea Rose Duo .
  • Dinicu, Grigoras: (arr. Stiletto Sisters):Hora staccato, danse moldave. Stiletto Sisters .
  • Le secret de tes caresses. Tino Rossi, voc. Marcel Cariven Orch .
  • Strauss Jnr: North and south polka-mazurka, Op.405. Slovak State PO/Alfred Walter.

  • 14th October

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  • Korngold, Erich: The Adventures of Robin Hood: Main title. London SO/John Williams.
  • Oswald, James: The Snap Dragon. Evergreen Ensemble .
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: String Quartet No.22 in B flat, K589 - third movement. Flinders Quartet .
  • Keel, Frederick: Trade winds. Bryn Terfel, bass-baritone, Malcolm Martineau, pno.
  • Zemlinsky, Alexander von: Humoreske (Rondo). Berlin Philharmonic Wind Quintet .
  • Mertz, Johann Kaspar: Tarantella. Karin Schaupp, gtr.
  • Traditional (arr. Andersson, Tommie): In Beautiful Summer. The Marais Project .
  • Marcello, Benedetto (arr. Bach, Johann Sebastian):Adagio fr: Concerto in D minor. John Champ, pno.
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: We hasten with faint but eager steps, from Cantata 78. Sally-Anne Russell, m-sop., Sara Macliver, sop. Orch of the Antipodes/Antony Walker.
  • Perlman, George: Dance of the Rebbitzen. Joseph Seiger, pno., Mischa Elman, vln.
  • Chopin, Frederick: Fantasia on Polish Airs in A, Op.13. Idil Biret, pno. Slovak State PO/Robert Stankovsky.
  • Friml, Rudolf: Donkey Serenade. Comedy Harmonists .

  • 11th October

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  • Rossini, Gioachino: Adelaide di Borgogna. Ashley Catling, ten., Bruce Ford, ten., Jennifer Larmore, m-sop., Majella Cullagh, sop., Mark Wilde, ten., Mirco Palazzi, bass, Rebecca Bottone, sop. Scottish Chamber Chorus, Scottish CO/Giuliano Carella. Overture
  • Verdi, Giuseppe: Aida: Dance of the Priestesses. National SO of Ireland/Rico Saccani.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: A Musical Joke, K522: Presto. Viennna Mozart Ensemble/Willi Boskovsky.
  • McGlynn, Michael: Aisling. Gerard McChrystal, sax. Codetta/Donal Doherty.
  • Hartmann, John: Arbucklenian Polka. Alexander Markovich, pno., Sergei Nakariakov, tpt.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Concerto for Three Pianos in F, K242. Martha Argerich, pno., Paul Gulda, pno., Rico Gulda, pno. Swiss Italian Orch/A Rabinovitch-Barakovsky.
  • Duning, George: Bing! Bang! Bong!. Sophia Loren, voc. Frank DeVol's Orch .
  • Alford, Kenneth J.: Bridge on the River Kwai: Colonel Bogey March. Australian Army Band Perth/Captain Craig Johnston.
  • Ivanov-Kramskoy, A.: A sad mood. Heiki Matlik, gtr.
  • Sullivan, Sir Arthur: The Mikado: A Wand'ring minstrel. Thomas Edmonds, ten. Adelaide SO, Corinthian Singers, Festival Chorus/James Christiansen.
  • Sullivan, Sir Arthur: The Mikado: Here's a How-De-Do. Dennis Olsen, bar., Norma Knight, sop., Thomas Edmonds, ten. Adelaide SO/James Christiansen.

  • 10th October

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  • Gimenez, Jeronimo: La boda de Luis Alonso - Cancion gitana. Teresa Berganza, m-sop. English CO/Enrique Garcia Asensio.
  • Traditional (arr. Makarytchev, Vladimir): Gypsy dance. Vladimir Makarytchev, balalaika Sydney Balalaika Orch/Victor Serghie.
  • Brouwer, Leo: Cancion de Cuna. Bryan Colling, gtr.
  • Lumbye, Hans Christian: Concert-Polka. Anton Kontra, vln., Kim Sjogren, vln. Danish RSO/Gennady Rozhdestvensky.
  • Pilss, Karl: 1st movt fr Serenade for Wind Quintet. Berlin Philharmonic Wind Quintet .
  • Haydn M: Romance in A Flat for Horn & String Quartet.. Anneke Scott, horn Ironwood .
  • Verdi, Giuseppe: Don Carlos: Nel giardin del bello. Lauris Elms, contr., Narelle Davidson, sop. Australian Opera Chorus, Sydney SO/Eric Clapham.
  • Maroufi, Javad: Jila's Fantasy. Amir Farid, pno.
  • Strauss Jnr: Draussen in Sievering. Fritz Wunderlich, ten. Vienna Folk Opera Orch, Vienna State Opera Chorus/Robert Stolz.
  • Nielsen, Carl: Finale fr Violin Sonata No.2, FS64. Christian Tetzlaff, vln., Leif Ove Andsnes, pno.
  • Grieg, Edvard (arr. Baadsvik, Oystein): Anitra's Dance. Oystein Baadsvik, tuba Musica Vitae/Bjorn Sagstad.
  • Uccellini, Marco: Aria sopra la Bergamasca. Daniel Yeadon, vlc., Genevieve Lacey, rec., Neal Peres da Costa, hpschd., Paul Wright, vln.
  • Duke, Vernon: April in Paris. Dawn Upshaw, sop. Studio Orch./Eric Stern.

  • 9th October

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  • Holborne, Antony: Elizabethan Dance Suite. Richard Jensen, perc. Empire Brass .
  • Traditional (arr. Runswick, Daryl): She Moved thru' the Fair. The King's Singers .
  • Traditional (arr. Rutter, John): Barbara Allen. String Quartet, The King's Singers .
  • Schubert, Franz (arr. Dahlenburg, Michael): String Quartet No.12 in C minor, D703 - Quartettsatz. Melbourne CO/Michael Dahlenburg.
  • Vivaldi, 4 seasons Spring (1) Bedrich Janacek, Organ
  • Vivaldi, 4 Seasons (2) Bedrich Janacek, Organ
  • Simon, Paul (arr. Buc, Nicholas): Bridge over troubled water. Benaud Trio .
  • Bloch, Ernest: Three Nocturnes. Benaud Trio .
  • Liszt, Franz: Seven brilliant variations on a theme by Rossini, S149. Leslie Howard, pno.

  • 8th October

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  • Heuberger, Richard: Overture: The Opera Ball. Vienna PO/Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
  • Suppe, Franz von: Boccaccio: Florenz hat schoene Frauen. Julia Migenes, sop., Manfred Schmidt, ten. Cologne RSO/Curt Cremer.
  • Kunneke, Eduard: Der Vetter aus Dingsda: Strahlender Mond. Julia Migenes, sop. Cologne RSO/Curt Cremer.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Clarinet Concerto in A, K622, adagio. Donald Westlake, cl. Sydney SO/Robert Pikler.
  • Toselli, Enrico: (arr. Gandolfo):Serenata. I Salonisti .
  • Arensky, Anton: Suite No.1 in F, Op.15. Ian Munro, pno., Stephen Coombs, pno.
  • Olshanetsky: (arr. Stiletto Sisters):Ich Hob Dich.... Stiletto Sisters .
  • Schonberg, Claude-Michel: Les Miserables: Empty Chairs at Empty Tables. Tea Rose Duo .
  • Chopin, Frederick (arr. Maisky, Mischa): Etude in C sharp minor, Op.25/7. Daria Hovora, pno., Mischa Maisky, vlc.
  • Le secret de tes caresses. Tino Rossi, voc. Marcel Cariven Orch .
  • Strauss Jnr: Dances of Gambrinus, Op.97. Slovak State PO/Alfred Walter.

  • 7th October

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  • Delibes, Leo: Sylvia - Act 3: Cortege de Bacchus. Cincinnati Pops Orch/Erich Kunzel.
  • Scheidt, Samuel: Ludi Musici: Paduan, Courant, Allemande, Galliard Battaglia. Hesperion XXI/Jordi Savall. 4th movement
  • Carr-Boyd, Ann: Suite for Flute and Piano. David Miller, pno., Emma Knott, fte. 3rd movement American Dream
  • Rosenfeld, Gerhard: Violin Concerto No.1. Gustav Schmahl, vln. Dresden Philharmonic/Horst Forster. 1st movement
  • Isaak, Chris: Melanconia (Wicked Game). Josh Piterman City of Prague PO/Paul Bateman.
  • Smetana, Bedrich: Vision at the Ball. Jitka Cechova, pno.
  • Antheil, George: Symphony No.3 'American'. BBC PO/John Storgards 4th movement Back to Baltimore
  • Holland, Dulcie: Piano Trio. Eggner Trio . 2nd movement
  • Ourkouzounov, Atanas: Four Bulgarian dances: Rachenitsa. Carl Herring, gtr.
  • Rosauro, Ney: Concerto for Marimba. Dewi Ellis Jones, marimba, Harvey Davies, pno. The Beaumaris Band/Gwyn Evans 3rd movement Dance.

  • 4th October

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  • Hamlisch, Marvin: A Chorus Line. Alison Porter, vocals, Charlotte d'Amboise, vocals, Chryssie Whitehead, vocals, Deidre Goodwin, vocals, Jeffrey Schecter, vocals, Jessica Lee Goldyn, vocals, Mara Davi, vocals, Michael Berresse, vocals, Natalie Cortez, vocals Studio Orch/Patrick Vaccariello.
  • Arriaga, Juan Crisostomo de: Symphony in D: Allegro con moto. Le Concert des Nations/Jordi Savall.
  • Purcell, Henry: A Song in the Prophetess. Carlos Mena, alto. Ricercar Consort .
  • Rodgers, Richard: Allegro: Wedding - wish them well. Unnamed Ensemble, Unnamed Orch/Salvatore Dell'Isola.
  • Smetana, Bedrich: A Country Woman. Slovak RSO/Robert Stankovsky.
  • Francaix, Jean: Concertino for Piano and Orchestra. Jean-Yves Thibaudet, pno. Montreal SO/Charles Dutoit.
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian (arr. Leidzen, Erik): Air on a G string from Suite No.3, BWV1068. Greater New York Youth Band .
  • McBride, Christian: A Dream of You. Christian McBride, db., Gregory Hutchinson, drums, Roy Hargrove, tpt., Stephen Scott, pno.
  • Jobim, Antonio-Carlos: Luiza. Graham Anthony Devine, gtr.


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