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16th November

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15th November

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  • Sibelius: Overture to The Tempest, Op.109 - incidental music to Shakespeare's play. Lilli Paasikivi, m-sop., Kirsi Tiihonen, sop., Ansi Hirvonen, ten., Heikki Keinonen, bar., Paavo Kerola, ten., Lahti SO, Lahti Opera Chorus/Osmo Vanska.
  • Ryba: from Bohemian Shepherds' Mass. Georg Munzel, treb., Oliver Pegelow, alto, Heinz Kruse, ten., Franz Grundheber, bass, Jurgen Henschen, org., St Nikolai CO, Hamburg Children's Choir/Ekkehard Richter.
  • Mendelssohn: Song without words in E. Matthew Kam, pno.
  • Bach: Violin Concerto in A minor, BWV1041. Richard Tognetti, vln., Australian CO.
  • Lehar: from Paganini. Paul Barritt, vln., Deborah Riedel, sop., Jerry Hadley, ten., Naomi Itami, sop., Lynton Atkinson, ten., Philip Dennis, ten., English CO, London Voices/Richard Bonynge.
  • Tchaikovsky:\2nd movement from Piano Concerto No.1 in B flat minor, Op.23. Vladimir Horowitz, pno., NBC SO/Arturo Toscanini.
  • Mendelssohn: last movement from Symphony No.3 in A minor, Op 56 - Scottish. LCP/Sir Roger Norrington.
  • Anonymous: Rorate coeli desuper. Singers of St Laurence/Neil McEwan.
  • Grainger: Spoon River. Melbourne SO/John Hopkins.
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  • Strauss R: Lieder. Sally Wilson, m-sop., Katherine Day, pno.
  • Mussorgsky (arr. Ochoa): from Pictures at an Exhibition: Promenade. Nashville SO/Leonard Slatkin.
  • Puccini: Tosca - E lucevan le stelle. Rosario La Spina, ten., Queensland Orch/Stephen Mould.
  • Mozart: last movement from String Quartet No.19 in C, K465 - Dissonance. Kathleen Yardley, vln., Beatrix Stewart, vln., Madeline Nichols, vla., Laura Moore, vlc.
  • Bax: from Winter Legends. Margaret Fingerhut, pno., London PO/Bryden Thomson.
  • Kern: The Way You Look Tonight. Yvonne Kenny, sop., Melbourne SO/Guy Noble.
  • Mozart: Rondo in B flat major, K.269/261a. Anna McMichael, vln., Melbourne Musicians/Frank Pam.
  • Sullivan (arr. Copley): HMS Pinafore: I'm Called Little Buttercup. Ensemble, Chuckerbutty Ocarina Quartet/Michael Copley.
  • Sullivan: Ruler of the Queens Navy from HMS Pinafore. Felicity Palmer, sop., Richard Suart, bass, Sir Thomas Allen, bar., Rebecca Evans, sop., Donald Adams, bass-baritone, Michael Schade, ten., Richard Van Allan, bass, Welsh National Opera Orch, Welsh National Opera Chorus/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Granados (arr. Romero): Danzas Espanolas: Zambra, Op.37/11. Celedonio Romero, gtr., Angel Romero, gtr.
  • Anonymous: from The Sephardic Experience, Vol.2, "Apples and Honey". Renaissance Players/Winsome Evans.
  • Gounod: Funeral March of a Marionette. New London Orch/Ronald Corp.
  • Vittorio: My Heart. Accordone/Guido Morini.
  • Mozart L: Trumpet Concerto in D. Maurice Andre, tpt., Orchestre de Chambre de Rouen/Albert Beaucamp.
  • Massenet: Don Quichotte: Lorsque le temps d'amour…Ne pensons qu'au plaisir d'aimer. Magdalena Kozena, m-sop., Christophe Grapperon, bar., Jean-Christophe Keck, ten., Jean Zvellereiter, gtr., Mahler CO/Marc Minkowski.
  • Rachmaninov: from Preludes, Op.23. Eldar Nebolsin, pno.
  • Tosti: Ideale. Jussi Bjoerling, ten., Frederick Schauwecker, pno.
  • Rota: Ballet Suite - La Strada. La Scala PO/Riccardo Muti.

  • 14th November

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  • Suppe: Overture, Morning, Noon & Night in Vienna. Vienna PO/Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
  • Abbott: Autumn Song. Caroline Almonte, pno., Per Forsberg, tuba, Greg Lee, fte.
  • Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No.1 in F, BWV1046. English Concert/Trevor Pinnock. Movts 3&4
  • Dvorak: Rusalka, Op.114, B.203, Polonaise. CSSR State PO/Robert Stankovsky.
  • Brahms: Deutsche volkslieder, WoO33/30: All' mein Gedanken. Andreas Scholl, alto., Tamar Halperin, pno.
  • Brahms: Deutsche volkslieder, WoO33/6: Da Unten im Tale (Down in the Valley). Andreas Scholl, alto., Tamar Halperin, pno.
  • Mozart: Serenade No.12 in C minor, K.388. CO Of Europe Winds/Alexander Schneider. 1st Movt Allegro
  • Copland: Rodeo - Ballet Suite. Baltimore SO/David Zinman.
  • Debussy: Sonata for cello and piano in D minor. Len Vorster, pno., David Berlin, vlc. fINALE
  • Delalande: Lauda Jerusalem Dominum. Peter Kneeshaw, org., Paul Goodchild, tpt., St Mary's Cathedral Choir/David Russell.
  • Berlioz: Damnation of Faust: Hungarian March. London PO/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Bach: Prelude and Fugue in D minor, BWV851. Robert Chamberlain, pno.
  • Prokofiev (arr. Xanthoudakis): Flute sonata in D, Op.94 (Arr. Saxophone). Robert Chamberlain, pno., Jason Xanthoudakis, sax. 2nd Movt Scherzo
  • Respighi: The Birds. Atlanta SO/Louis Lane. The Hen, The Cuckoo
  • Faure: Fantaisie, Op.79. John Wion, fte., Thomas Hrynkiw, pno.
  • Mozart: Symphony No.39 in E Flat, K.543. English Concert/Trevor Pinnock. Finale
  • Sibelius: Romance in C, Op.42. May Gavin, pno.
  • Schubert: Du bist die Ruh', D776. Bryn Terfel, bass-baritone, Malcolm Martineau, pno.
  • Janacek: Sinfonietta. Vienna PO/Sir Charles Mackerras.5th Movt Andante con moto
  • Puccini: Preludio sinfonico in A. London SO/Antonio Pappano. End of Credo
  • Poulenc: Concerto for Organ, Strings and Timpani in G minor. Simon Preston, org., London SO/Andre Previn. 1st Movt Andante - Allegro Giocoso
  • Benjamin: Cotillon. Sydney SO/Patrick Thomas.
  • Rossini: Barber of Seville - Dunque io son. Aleksandra Kurzak, sop., Artur Rucinski, bass, Sinfonia Varsovia/Pier Giorgio Morandi.
  • Kreisler: Liebesleid. Daniel Smith, bsn., London PO/Ettore Stratta.
  • Offenbach: Tales of Hoffmann: Prologue. Lausanne Pro Arte Choir, Swiss Romande Orch, Swiss Romande Choir/Richard Bonynge. Entr'acte, Barcarolle
  • Strauss Jnr: Roses from the South, waltz, Op.388. Johann Strauss Ensemble/Russell McGregor.

  • 13th November

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  • Holzmann: Blaze Away!. New London Orch/Ronald Corp.
  • Sullivan: The Gondoliers: I am a courtier grave and serious. Thomas Edmonds, ten., Dennis Olsen, bar., Robert Dawe, bar., Norma Knight, sop., Ruth Gurner, m-sop., Adelaide SO/James Christiansen.
  • Minkus (arr. Lanchbery): Don Quixote.: Seguidillas, Act.1 - State Orch of Victoria/John Lanchbery.
  • Moscheles: Grand Concert Study, No.3, Op.111. Piers Lane, pno.
  • Haydn M: Six Minuets, P.70. Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Hahn: To Chloris. Pumeza Matshikiza, sop., Aarhus SO/Tobias Ringborg.
  • Ibert: Divertissement, Valse : 4th movt. . Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Chopin: Scherzo No.3 in C sharp minor, Op.39. Nikolai Demidenko, pno.
  • Mendelssohn: Athalie: War March of the Priests. Queensland SO/Patrick Thomas.
  • Barbieri: El barberilo de Lavapies: No.11 - El noble gremio de costureras.... Madrid Community Orch, Madrid Community Chorus/Miguel Roa.
  • Strauss Josef: A Woman's Heart, Op.166. Johann Strauss Ensemble/Russell McGregor.
  • Purcell: Overture - The Fairy Queen in D. Bournemouth Sinfonietta/Ronald Thomas.
  • Mozart: Freundin! Ich komm' mit der Zither. Hermann Prey, bar., Peter Schreier, ten., Walter Berry, bass, Convivium Musicum Munchen/Erich Keller.
  • Beethoven: Cello Sonata in F, Op.17: Ist movt. -. Pieter Wispelwey, vlc., Lois Shapiro, pno.
  • Shostakovich (arr. Barshai): Symphony for Strings & Woodwinds Op.73a.: Ist movt - CO of Europe/Rudolf Barshai.
  • Grieg: I love you -. Kirsten Flagstad, sop., Edwin McArthur, pno.
  • Faure (arr. Kaiser-Lindemann): Pavane. Berlin Philharmonic Cellos.
  • Orr: A John Gay Suite: Ist movt. -. Royal Northern College of Music Wind Orc/Clark Rundell.
  • Kreisler: Caprice Viennois, Op.2. Christian Ferras, vln., Jean-Claude Ambrosini, pno.
  • Strauss R: Der Rosenkavalier, Op.59: Waltz sequence Act 2. State Orch of Victoria/Simone Young.
  • Beethoven: The Pulse of an Irishman, WoO 154. Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, bar., Karl Engel, pno., Georg Donderer, vlc., Andreas Roehn, vln.
  • Lanchbery: Tales of Beatrix Potter: Tales of Jemima Puddleduck -. Royal Ballet Sinfonia/Barry Wordsworth.
  • Telemann: Concerto for Flute, Strings & Continuo in G, TWV Anh.51:G1 (arr. Trumpet). Maurice Andre, tpt., Munich Bach Orch/Karl Richter.
  • Handel: Duetto XVI: No, di voi non vo'fidarmi, HWV189. Emma Kirkby, sop., Judith Nelson, sop., AAM/Christopher Hogwood.
  • Gliere: Harp Concerto in E flat, Op.74.: 3rd movt. - Osian Ellis, harp, London SO/Richard Bonynge.
  • Brahms (arr. Juon): Hungarian Dance No. 4 in F minor. London SO/Neeme Jarvi.
  • Wagner R: Mastersingers of Nuremberg: Morgenlich leuchtend. Jonas Kaufmann, ten., Prague PO/Marco Armiliato.
  • Chabrier: Habanera. Georges Rabol, pno.
  • Dohnanyi: The Veil of Pierrette, Op.18, Wedding Waltz -. BBC PO/Matthias Bamert.
  • Sibelius: Impromptu, Op.19 - original version. Sinfonia Lahti Chamber Ensemble, Dominante Choir/Osmo Vanska.
  • Gershwin: An American in Paris. Geelong Concert Senior Band/Mark Irwin.

  • 12th November

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  • Bach: Orchestral suite No.3 in D, BWV1068. English CO/Raymond Leppard.
  • Ireland: Spring will not wait. John Lenehan, pno.
  • Ireland: Youth's Spring-Tribute. Iain Burnside, pno., Roderick Williams, bar.
  • Borodin (arr. Sitsky): Petite Suite: Intermezzo. Larry Sitsky, pno., David Nuttall, oboe.
  • Glazunov: Raymonda, Op.57, Grande valse and pizzicato. Scottish NO/Neeme Jarvi.
  • Kats-Chernin (arr. Russoniello): Russian Rag. Nicholas Russoniello, sax., Acacia Quartet.
  • Cowell: Rondo. London Gabrieli Brass Ensemble/Christopher Larkin.
  • Agnew: Starry Night. Tamara-Anna Cislowska, pno.
  • Agnew: Flowers of Sleep. Margaret Schindler, sop., Philip Mayers, pno.
  • Brahms: Piano Trio No.1 in B, Op.8. Melbourne Piano Trio.
  • Mozart: Symphony No.27 in G, K.199. English Concert/Trevor Pinnock.
  • Mendelssohn: String Quartet No.2 in A minor, Op.13. Flinders Quartet.
  • Suppe: Boccaccio: Fiametta's Song. Lucia Popp, sop., Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No.2 in G, Op.44. Mikhail Pletnev, pno., The Philharmonia/Vladimir Fedoseyev.
  • Ippolitov-Ivanov: Turkish Fragments, Op.62. Ukraine National SO/Arthur Fagen.
  • Seress (arr. Gruner): Gloomy Sunday, Bessarabian Hora, Sirba, medley. Ernie Gruner, vln., Phil Carroll, accordion.
  • Beethoven (arr. Curley): Turkish March. Carlo Curley, org.
  • Assem (arr. Golijov): My Love, Come Quickly. Jamie Papish, riqq, Kronos Quartet.
  • Mozart (arr. Dankworth): Turkish Delight. Cleo Laine, voc., John Dankworth, cl., Larry Dunlap, pno., Jazz Ensemble.
  • Spohr: Clarinet Concerto No.1 in C minor, Op.26. Ernst Ottensamer, cl., Slovak State PO/Johannes Wildner.
  • Lambert: Pomona. English Northern Philharmonia/David Lloyd-Jones.
  • Wilson (arr. Walker): God Only Knows. Brian Nixon, perc., Cantillation/Philip Chu.
  • Handel: Water Music - Flute Suite in G, HWV.350. Hans-Dieter Michatz, fte., Howard Oberg, rec., Australian Brandenburg Orch/Paul Dyer.
  • Linley (arr. Borutzki): The lark sings high in the cornfield. Simon Borutzki, rec., Julia von Landsberg, sop., Hofkapelle Schloss Seehaus.
  • Beethoven (arr. Muller-Schott): Romance No.2 in F, Op.50. Daniel Muller-Schott, vlc., Australian CO/Richard Tognetti.
  • Villa-Lobos (arr. Bauch): Bachianas Brasileiras No.5: Aria. Branford Marsalis, sax., English CO/Andrew Litton.
  • Mascagni: Cavalleria Rusticana - voi lo sapete. Agnes Baltsa, m-sop., Munich Radio Orch/Heinz Wallberg.
  • Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night's Dream, Overture, Op.21. CO of Europe/Nikolaus Harnoncourt.
  • Damase: Horn Concerto in F. Benjamin Jacks, horn, Queensland Orch/Barry Tuckwell.
  • Scarlatti: Sonata in A, K26. Hae-won Chang, pno.
  • Lagoya: Variations on an anonymous theme. Alexandre Lagoya, gtr., Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Kenneth Sillito.
  • Kats-Chernin: Wild Swans Suite: Eliza Aria. Daniel Hope, vln., Jacques Ammon, pno.

  • 9th November

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  • Telemann: Vivace (3.) Sonata in C for Recorder, Bassoon & Cont - Genevieve Lacey, rec; Jane Gower, bsn; Lars Ulrik Mortensen, hpd - Label ABC Classics - 2'43"
  • JS Bach: Nun komm der Heiden Heiland BWV.62 - Das Neue Orch; Musicus Köln/Christopher Spering {JS Bach Die Luher Kantaten} Label: DHM - 4'26"
  • Beethoven: Minuet from Piano Sonata No.7 in D, Op.10 - Lucas Debargue, pno - Label: Sony Classical -2'38'
  • Carl Maria von Weber: Rondo from Clarinet Quintet - Sebastian Manz, clt; Casal Quartet Label: Brilliant Classics - 6'08"
  • Vivaldi: Violin Concerto in F, RV.282 - Europa Galante/Fabio Biondi - Label: Naïve OP30572 (No.57 in the Vivaldi Edition) - New Release 12'32"
  • Mozart: Rondo from Piano Concerto No.13 in C - Kristian Bezuidenhout, pno; Freiberg Baroque Orchestra - Label: Harmonia Mundi - 7'35"
  • Johann Berhard Bach: Overture from Suite in D - L'Achéron/Francois Joubert-Caillet - Label: Ricercar - 3'19"
  • Chopin: Nocturne No.1, Op.62 - Maurizio Pollini, pno - Label: DG -5'42"
  • Richard Leatham's Friday Film Fancies
  • Weekend Weather
  • J.S. Bach: Allegro (1.) from Keyboard Concerto in D, BWV.972 (after Vivaldi & arr Trombone) Jörgen van Rijen, tbn; Camerata RCO - Label: BIS - 7'47" ** New Release**
  • Schubert: Adagio from Sonata in A-Min, D.821- 'Arpeggione' - Daniel Migdal, vln; Jacob Kellermann, gtr - Label: BIS- 3'34"
  • Beethoven: Adagio from Symphony No.4 in B-Flat - Vienna Akademy Orchestra/Martin Haselböck - Label: Alpha 478 - 9'53"
  • Peter Green's Performance Reviews

  • 8th November

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  • Rubbra: Overture - Resurgam, Op.149. Philharmonia Orch/Norman Del Mar.
  • Monteverdi: Vespers of the Blessed Virgin, 1610. Melbourne Early Music Ensemble, Melbourne Early Music Voices/John O'Donnell.
  • Brahms: Intermezzo in A, Op.118/2. Matthew Kam, pno.
  • Boccherini: Recitative & Aria "Ah no! son io che parlo". Cecilia Gasdia, sop., I Solisti Veneti/Claudio Scimone.
  • Vieuxtemps: Souvenir d'Amerique, variations on 'Yankee Doodle', Op.17. Christopher O'Riley, pno., Caroline Goulding, vln.
  • Gould: American Salute (When Johnny Comes Marching Home). Boston Pops/Arthur Fiedler.
  • Schubert: 2nd movement from Piano Sonata No.15 in C, D840 - Reliquie. Mitsuko Uchida, pno.
  • Lully (arr. Sempe): Divertissement I. Guillemette Laurens, m-sop., Capriccio Stravagante/Skip Sempe.
  • Prokofiev: from Lieutenant Kije Suite, Op.60. Queensland SO/Vladimir Verbitsky.
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  • Caccini: Amor ch'attendi. Jordi Savall, bass viol, Hopkinson Smith, lute, Montserrat Figueras, sop., Robert Clancy, gtr., Xenia Schindler, harp.
  • Czerny: Overture characteristique & brillante in B minor, Op.54. Andreas Groethuysen, pno., Yaara Tal, pno.
  • Albinoni: Concerto in F, Op.7/9. Michala Petri, rec., I Solisti Veneti/Claudio Scimone.
  • Chabrier: Suite Pastorale: Idylle. Tasmanian SO/David Stanhope.
  • Czerny: last movement from Piano Concerto for Four Hands in C, Op. 153. Horst Gobel, pno., Liu Xiao Ming, pno., Frankfurt State Orch/Nikos Athinaos.
  • Various: from The Legendary first recital recording. Placido Domingo, ten., German Opera Orch, Berlin/Nello Santi.
  • Mozart: Organ Sonata in C, K329. Ian Watson, org., King's Consort, King's Consort Classical Orch/Robert King.
  • Bloch: Prayer. Julius Berger, vlc., Polish National RSO/Antoni Wit.
  • Morel: Chaconne and trio in G. Les Gouts-Reunis.
  • Couperin: from Le Parnasse, Grande Sonade, en Trio (The Apotheosis of Corelli). EBS/Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
  • Strauss Jnr (arr. Shostakovich): Excursion Train Polka. Melbourne SO/Oleg Caetani.
  • Schubert: Impromptu in A flat, D.899/4. Alfred Brendel, pno.
  • Magnard: '2nd movementr from Symphony No. 3 in B flat minor, Op.11. Toulouse Capitole Orch/Michel Plasson.
  • Leoncavallo: Pagliacci: Nome di Dio. Placido Domingo, ten., Wolfgang Brendel, bar., Teresa Stratas, sop., Norbert Orth, ten., Benito de Bella, bar., Bavarian State Opera Orch/Nello Santi.
  • Laybourn: Princess Beatrice. Andrew Lawrence-King, harp, Jordi Savall, treble viol.
  • Traditional: Prince Charlie's Last View of Edinburgh. Andrew Lawrence-King, harp, Jordi Savall, treble viol.
  • Alford: The Bridge on the River Kwai, Colonel Bogey March. Australian Army Band Perth/Captain Craig Johnston.
  • Chopin: Preludes, Op.28. Geoffrey Saba, pno.

  • 7th November

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  • Verdi: La forza del destino: Overture. La Scala PO/Riccardo Muti.
  • Liszt: Die Forelle, S564 (Schubert Song Transcription). Leslie Howard, pno.
  • Schubert: String Quartet No.11 in E, D353. Op.125/2. Kodaly Quartet.
  • Massenet: Suite No.4, Scenes Pittoresques. New Zealand SO/Jean-Yves Ossonce.
  • Strachey: These Foolish Things. Yehudi Menuhin, vln., Stephane Grappelli, vln.
  • Youmans: Tea for Two. Yehudi Menuhin, vln., Stephane Grappelli, vln.
  • Smetana: To Our Lasses, Polka in D. Slovak RSO/Robert Stankovsky.
  • Bath: Cornish Rhapsody. Isador Goodman, pno., Melbourne SO/Patrick Thomas.
  • Berlioz: Damnation of Faust: Hungarian March. Melbourne SO/Jorge Mester.
  • Mozart: Marriage of Figaro - Porgi amor. Sara Macliver, sop., Tasmanian SO/Sebastian Lang-Lessing.
  • Bach: The Art of Fugue: Contrapunctus IX. London Gabrieli Brass Ensemble.
  • Dvorak: Symphony No.3 in E flat , Op.10, B34. Royal Liverpool PO/Libor Pesek. 3rd Movt
  • Mozart: Bassoon Concerto in B Flat, K191. Klaus Thunemann, bsn., Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner. 3rd Movt
  • Chopin: Prelude in E minor, Op.28/4. Jean-Yves Thibaudet, pno.
  • Chopin: Mazurka in B flat, Op.7/1. Jean-Yves Thibaudet, pno.
  • Gounod: Faust: Ballet Music. New Philharmonia Orch/Sir Charles Mackerras. Two excerpts
  • Poulenc: Flute Sonata. Wolfgang Schulz, fte., Madoka Inui, pno. 3rd Movt
  • Sullivan: The Gondoliers: We're called Gondolieri. Thomas Edmonds, ten., Robert Dawe, bar., Adelaide SO/James Christiansen.
  • Sullivan: The Gondoliers: Dance a chachucha. Adelaide SO, Corinthian Singers, Festival Chorus/James Christiansen.
  • Schubert: Symphony No.4 in C minor, D417 - Tragic. Orch of the 18th Century/Frans Bruggen. Finale
  • Boccherini: Guitar quintet No.5 in D, G.449. Richard Savino, gtr., Artaria Quartet. Minuetto
  • Haydn: String Quartet in C, Hob.III:77, Op.76/3, Emperor. Lindsay String Quartet. 2nd Movt
  • Prokofiev: Symphony No.1 in D, Op.25 - Classical. New York PO/Leonard Bernstein. 3rd & 4th Movts
  • Torelli: Sinfonia con tromba in D, TV8. Wynton Marsalis, tpt., English CO/Anthony Newman.
  • Jenkins: Song of the Plains. London Philharmonic Choir, Adiemus Symphomy Orch of Europe/Karl Jenkins.
  • Dvorak: Festival March in C, B88. Queensland SO/Patrick Thomas.
  • Handel: Julius Caesar: V'adoro, pupille. Dame Kiri Te Kanawa, sop., AAM/Christopher Hogwood.
  • Bach (arr. Myers): Fugue in D minor. Mark Lawrence, tbn., Joseph Alessi, tbn., Scott A Hartman, tbn., Blair Bollinger, tbn.
  • Bruch: Konzertstuck, Op.84. Maxim Fedotov, vln., Russian PO/Dmitry Yablonsky. Allegro

  • 6th November

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  • Beethoven: Coriolan, Op.62: Overture. Gewandhaus Orch/Kurt Masur.
  • Liszt: Piano transcription of Tchaikovsky: Polonaise from Eugene Onegin, S429. Leslie Howard, pno.
  • Lauridsen: Six fire songs - last one. Seattle Pro Musica/Karen P Thomas.
  • Glazunov: Raymonda , Op.57 - 2nd movt. Moscow SO/Alexander Anissimov.
  • Boccherini: String Quartet No.1 in D, G.165 - final movt. Venice String Quartet.
  • Dvorak: Symphony No.6 in D, Op.60, B112 - 3rd movt. Czech PO/Jiri Belohlavek.
  • Finzi: Let us garlands bring, Op.18 - last one. Bryn Terfel, bass-baritone, Malcolm Martineau, pno.
  • Franz: Concert Piece in F for Two Horns, Op.4. Meir Rimon, horn, Israel PO/Meir Rimon.
  • Grieg: Holberg Suite, Op.40: Prelude. Saxpak/Ted White.
  • Grieg: Piano Concerto in A minor, Op.16 - 2nd movt. Simon Tedeschi, pno., Queensland Orch/Richard Bonynge.
  • Tavener: Birthday Sleep. Polyphony/Stephen Layton.
  • Vaughan Williams: The Wasps, Overture. London SO/Sir Malcolm Sargent.
  • Britten: Two Insect Pieces, The Grasshopper & The Wasp, for Oboe and Piano (1935). John Constable, pno., Derek Wickens, oboe.
  • Bucalossi: Grasshopper's Dance (1905). Palm Court Theatre Orch.
  • Lanchbery: The Tale of Jeremy Fisher. ROHO/John Lanchbery.
  • Lanchbery: Mrs Tiddlewinkles Laundry. ROHO/John Lanchbery.
  • Gabrieli: Canzon Duodecimi Toni a 10, No.2. John Wallace, tpt., Wallace Collection/Simon Wright.
  • Bruch: Romance for Viola and Orchestra in F, Op.85. Janine Jansen, vla., Gewandhaus Orch/Riccardo Chailly.
  • Rachmaninov: Suite No.2, Op.17 - 3rd movt. Martha Argerich, pno., Nelson Freire, pno.
  • Morricone (arr. Morley): Cinema Paradiso: Love Theme. Itzhak Perlman, vln., Pittsburgh SO/John Williams.
  • Shostakovich: Golden Mountains, Op.30a: Waltz.
  • Bernstein: Overture, On the Town. New York PO/Leonard Bernstein.
  • Rossini: Sonata for Harp. Claudia Antonelli, harp.
  • Faure: Cantique de Jean Racine, Op.11. David Drury, org., Cantillation.
  • Bach: Keyboard Concerto in A, BWV1055 - final movt.. Trevor Pinnock, hpschd., The English Concert/Trevor Pinnock.
  • Kats-Chernin: Wild Swans Suite, excerpts. Jane Sheldon, sop., Tasmanian SO/Ola Rudner.
  • Moreno Torroba: Danza. Slava Grigoryan, gtr.
  • Mozart: Abduction from the Seraglio, K384: Konstanze!. Fritz Wunderlich, ten., Bavarian State Opera Orch/Eugen Jochum.
  • Arban (arr. Milone): Variations on a theme from Norma. Alison Balsom, tpt., Gothenburg SO/Edward Gardner.
  • Mendelssohn (arr. Kaiser-Lindemann): Trio and Double Quartet from Elijah. Berlin Philharmonic Cellists/Simon Halsey.
  • Gottschalk: Tremolo, Op.58. Eugene List, pno., Cary Lewis, pno.
  • Walton: Crown Imperial. Philharmonia Orch/Sir David Willcocks.

  • 5th November

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  • Ketelbey: Bank Holiday. London Promenade Orch/Alexander Faris.
  • Sutherland: Sailing. Darren Loveday, gtr., Band of H.M. Marines/Nick Grace.
  • Schubert: Impromptu in E flat, D.899/2. Vladimir Horowitz, pno.
  • Schubert: An die Musik, D.547. Gerald Moore, pno., Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, bar.
  • Falla: Concerto for harpsichord, flute, oboe, clarinet, violin and cello. Monika Knoblochova, hpschd., Lenka Kozderkova-Simkova, fte., Adela Stajnochrova, vln., Vladislav Borovka, oboe, Karel Dohnal, cl., Tomas Strasil, vlc., /Michal Macourek.
  • Byrd Mass for 4 Voice: Agnus Dei The King's Singers, Concordia
  • Garcia Abril: Third Sigh. Hilary Hahn, vln., Cory Smythe, pno.
  • Foster: Was My Brother in the Battle ?. Anna McGarrigle, voc., Joel Zifkin, vln., Kate McGarrigle, voc., Anna McGarrigle, pno., Kate McGarrigle, gtr.
  • Anonymous: The Secesh (Shiloh). John Hartford, voc., John Hartford, fiddle, Folk ensemble.
  • Piazzolla: Milonga del Angel. Yo-Yo Ma, vlc., Unnamed Ensemble/Jorge Calandrelli.
  • Ravel: Vocalise en Forme de Habanera. Marshall McGuire, harp, Sareidh Hildebrand, fte.
  • Vivaldi: Concerto for 2 trumpets in C, RV537. Geoffrey Payne, tpt., Tristram Williams, tpt., Academy of Melbourne/Brett Kelly.
  • Tavener: The Tyger. Holst Singers, The Choir of the Temple Church/Stephen Layton.
  • Mozart: Zaide: Tiger! Wetze nur die Klauen. Mojca Erdmann, sop., La Cetra Baroque Orch Basel/Andrea Marcon.
  • Traditional (arr. Henderson): Tuba Tiger Rag. Canadian Brass.
  • Keane: The Tiger Tango. Piers Lane, pno.
  • Porterfield: The Tiger. Australian Boys' Choir/Noel Ancell.
  • Spohr: Potpourri on Irish Folk Tunes, Op.59. Ulf Hoelscher, vln., Berlin RSO/Christian Frohlich.
  • Warren: I Only Have Eyes for You. Billie Holiday, voc., Billie Holiday and Her Orch.
  • O'Connor: Butterfly's Day Out. Yo-Yo Ma, vlc., Edgar Meyer, db., Mark O'Connor, mndln.
  • Theodorakis (arr. Dodgson): Irthan I Anthropi. John Williams, gtr., Maria Farandouri, voc.
  • Bach: Prelude from partita No. 3. Catrin Finch, harp, Prague PO/Karl Jenkins.
  • Frederick II of Prussia: Flute Sonata in C Minor. Christoph Huntgeburth, fte., Raphael Alpermann, fortepiano.
  • Barber: Adagio for strings, Op.11. Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Vittorio: My beauty of the rounded breast (Tarantella). Accordone/Guido Morini.
  • Brahms: Clarinet Quintet in B minor, Op.115. David Griffiths, cl., Tinalley String Quartet.
  • Mascagni: Cavalleria Rusticana - Intermezzo. Orch Victoria/Richard Divall.
  • Mascagni: Cavalleria Rusticana: Mama, Quel Vino e Generoso. Jonas Kaufmann, ten., St Cecilia Academy Orch/Antonio Pappano.
  • Kats-Chernin: Dance of the Paper Umbrellas. Tasmanian SO/Benjamin Northey.
  • Chopin: Prelude in D flat, Op.28/15, Raindrop. Roger Woodward, pno.
  • Koechlin: Four Little Pieces. Timothy Young, pno., Benjamin Jacks, horn, Roger Benedict, vla.
  • Brahms: Hungarian Dance No. 6 in D. Benaud Trio.
  • Lecuona (arr. Golijov): Taboo. Luis Conte, perc., Kronos Quartet.