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19th April

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  • Lanner: Bankett-Polonaise, Op.135. Tanzquartett Wien.
  • Ravel (arr. Palmer): Five o'clock Foxtrot. Philharmonia Orch/Geoffrey Simon.
  • Beach: Four Sketches, Op.15. Virginia Eskin, pno.
  • Spohr: Sonata in G, Op.115. Sophie Langdon, vln., Hugh Webb, harp.
  • Butterworth: The Banks of Green Willow. Bournemouth Sinfonietta/Norman Del Mar.
  • Wilcher: Etude for the Left Hand, Andante Teneramente for the Left Hand, Etude in E flat minor for the left Hand. Jeanell Carrigan, pno.
  • Suppe: Overture, Light Cavalry. Tasmanian SO/Marko Letonja.
  • Britten: Holiday Diary 2nd movement "Sailing", Op.5. Stephen Hough, pno.
  • Bruch: Eight Pieces, Op.83: No 6. "Nocturne" Timothy Young, pno., Svetlana Bogosavljevic, vlc., David Griffiths, cl., Ensemble Liaison.
  • Svendsen: Romance in G, Op. 26. Richard Tognetti, vln., Nordic CO/Christian Lindberg.
  • Verdi: Rigoletto. Dame Joan Sutherland, sop., Martti Talvela, bass, Luciano Pavarotti, ten., Sherrill Milnes, bar., London SO, Ambrosian Opera Chorus/Richard Bonynge.
  • Kodaly: Hary Janos Suite, Op.15a. Chicago SO/Neeme Jarvi.
  • Skubiszewski: Monsieur Mayonnaise, soundtrack. Unnamed Ensemble.
  • Sibelius: Swan of Tuonela, Op.22/2. Adelaide SO/David Stanhope.
  • Copland: Blues No.3. Joanna MacGregor, pno.
  • Ravel: Piece en forme de Habanera. Philharmonia Orch/Geoffrey Simon.
  • Holst: St. Paul's Suite, Intermezzo, Andante Con Moto. Op.29/2. Scottish Ensemble/Jonathan Rees.
  • Stamitz: Finale: Clarinet concerto No. 7 in E flat. Kalman Berkes, cl., Nicolaus Esterhazy Sinfonia/Bela Drahos.
  • Rachmaninov: Aleko. "Chorus": Anne Sofie von Otter, m-sop., Sergei Leiferkus, bass, Maria Guleghina, sop., Anatoli Kotscherga, bass, Ilya Levinsky, ten., Gothenburg SO, Gothenburg Opera Chorus/Neeme Jarvi.
  • Weber: Piano sonata No.2 in A flat, Op.39. Dino Ciani, pno.
  • Carr-Boyd: Rag for Razz. John Martin, pno.
  • Rota (arr. Dasent): Music from the film 'La Strada' (The road). The Umbrellas.
  • Handel: Almirena's "Lascia ch'io pianga" Rinaldo. Carolyn Watkinson, contr., Ileana Cotrubas, sop., Paul Esswood, alto, La Grande Ecurie and La Chambre du Roy/Jean-Claude Malgoire.
  • Schubert: March Militaire in D, D.733/1. Nina Walker, pno., Adrian Farmer, pno.
  • Strauss R: Wiegenlied, Op.41/1. Gundula Janowitz, sop., Academy of London/Richard Stamp.
  • Hiller: Piano Concerto in F minor, Op.5. Howard Shelley, pno., Tasmanian SO/Howard Shelley.
  • Pierne: Canzonetta, Op.19. Seunghee Lee, cl., Evan Solomon, pno.
  • Grieg: Symphonic Dances, Op.64. 2nd movement Allegretto Graciozo: Estonian National SO/Paavo Jarvi.
  • Dvorak: Symphony No.8 in G, Op.88, B163 Allegretto Graciozo:. Budapest Festival Orch/Ivan Fischer.
  • Rossini: Stabat Mater: Cujus animam. Andrea Bocelli, ten., St Cecilia Academy Orch/Myung-Whun Chung.

  • 18th April

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  • Shostakovich: Overture on Russian and Kirghiz Themes, Op.115. Gothenburg SO/Neeme Jarvi.
  • Beethoven: from Fidelio. Laszlo Polgar, bass, Thomas Quasthoff, bass-baritone, Rainer Trost, ten., Angela Denoke, sop., Jon Villars, ten., Alan Held, bar., Juliane Banse, sop., Berlin PO, Arnold Schoenberg Choir/Sir Simon Rattle.
  • Khachaturian: 3r movement from Violin Concerto in D Minor, Op.46. Mihaela Martin, vln., Ukraine National SO/Theodore Kuchar.
  • Gershwin: Nice Work if you Can Get it. Billie Holiday, voc., Teddy Wilson and His Orch.
  • Scarlatti: Sonata in E, K215. Beatrice Long, pno.
  • Bach (arr. Voorhorst): from Partita in A minor, BWV1013 (trans. Guitar). Enno Voorhorst, gtr.
  • : Quand On S'Aime. Michel Legrand, pno., Nana Mouskouri, voc.
  • Nielsen: 3rd movement Violin Concerto, FS61. Nikolaj Znaider, vln., London PO/Lawrence Foster.
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  • Mahler: 2nd movement from Symphony No.4 in G. Juliane Banse, sop., Cleveland Orch/Pierre Boulez.
  • Johnson: from Friendship Suite. J J Johnson, tbn., Jazz Ensemble.
  • Dvorak: Andante appassionato in A minor. Panocha Quartet.
  • Handel: Notte funesta...Ferma l'ali. Cecilia Bartoli, m-sop., Musiciens du Louvre/Marc Minkowski.
  • Bach: Keyboard Concerto in F minor, BWV1056. Alicia de Larrocha, pno., London Sinfonietta/David Zinman.
  • Rodgers: People Will Say We're in Love from Oklahoma!. John Raitt, voc., Florence Henderson, voc.
  • Strauss Josef: Kakadu Quadrille, Op.276. Budapest Strauss SO/Alfred Walter.
  • Scarlatti F: Messa. Emma Kirkby, sop., Armonico Consort, Concerto Gallese/Christopher Monks.
  • Funck: Suite in D fr: Stricturae Viola di Gambicae. Charivari Agreable.
  • Falla: The Short Life: Dance. Paco de Lucia, gtr.
  • Gershwin: Let's Call the Whole Thing Off. Billie Holiday, voc., Billie Holiday and Her Orch.
  • Beethoven: lst of Six Bagatelles, Op.126. Artur Schnabel, pno.
  • Donizetti: Lucia di Lammermoor: Regnava nel silenzio. Aleksandra Kurzak, sop., Orch de la Commitat Valenciana/Omer Meir Wellber.
  • Giuliani: Grand Potpourri, Op.53. Norbert Kraft, gtr., Nora Shulman, fte.
  • Dvorak: Slavonic Dances, Op.72, B147. Berlin PO/Lorin Maazel.

  • 17th April

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  • Weber: Invitation to the Dance, Op.65. Detroit SO/Paul Paray.
  • Chopin: Mazurka No.4 in A minor. Patrick Cohen, pno.
  • Handel: Julius Caesar: L'aure che spira. Nathalie Stutzmann, contr., Orfeo 55/Nathalie Stutzmann.
  • Khachaturian: Spartacus - Adagio & Phrygia. West Australian SO/David Measham.
  • Traditional (arr. Philips): Waltzing Matilda. Nicholas Buc, pno., Concordis/Andrew Hunter.
  • Strauss Jnr: Cuckoo Polka, Op.336. Queensland SO/Vladimir Ponkin.
  • Holst (arr. Leighton Jones): I Vow to Thee My Country. Jonathan Bradley, org., Trinity College Choir, Melbourne/Michael Leighton Jones.
  • Schubert: Polonaise in B flat for Violin & Orchestra, D580. Thomas Zehetmair, vln., German Chamber Philharmonic/Thomas Zehetmair.
  • Delibes: Coppelia - Mazurka. Sydney SO/Christopher Nicholls.
  • Delibes: Coppelia: Galop final. National PO/Richard Bonynge.
  • Koehne: Twilight Rain. Jeanell Carrigan, pno.
  • Vivaldi: The Coronation of Darius, RV719: It Is No Vain Desire that Tempts Me. Magdalena Kozena, m-sop., Venice Baroque Orch/Andrea Marcon.
  • Mussorgsky (arr. Rimsky-Korsakov): Khovanshchina: Dawn on the Moscow River. Vienna PO/Valery Gergiev.
  • Schumann: Piano quartet in E flat, Op.47. Molly Kadarauch, vlc., Chrstina Katsimbardis, vln., Chrstina Jardine, vla., Maxwell Foster, pno.n2nd nMovt - Scherzo: Molto Vivace
  • Popper: Tarantelle. Janos Starker, vlc., Shigeo Neriki, pno.
  • Dvorak: Symphony No.5 in F, Op.76, B54. Oslo PO/Mariss Jansons. 1st Movt: Allegro ma non troppo
  • Schubert: Im Fruhling, D882. Gerald Moore, pno., Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, bar.
  • Beethoven: Piano Sonata No.22 in F, Op.54. Alfred Brendel, pno. 2nd Movt - Allegretto
  • Tchaikovsky: Marche Slave in B flat, Op.31. RCO/Bernard Haitink.
  • Schubert: The Lord is my shepherd. Carolyn Trotter, pno., The Carlson Chorale/Rosalind Carlson.
  • Saint-Saens: Romance in F, Op.36. Barry Tuckwell, horn, Daniel Blumenthal, pno.
  • Mozart: Requiem in D Minor, K.626: Hostias, Sanctus. Australian Brandenburg Orch, Brandenburg Choir/Paul Dyer.
  • Brahms (arr. Parlow): Hungarian Dance No. 6 in D. London SO/Neeme Jarvi.
  • Joplin: Elite syncopations. Dick Hyman, pno.
  • Mascagni: Cavalleria Rusticana - Brindisi. Jonas Kaufmann, ten., Rosa Feola, sop., St Cecilia Academy Orch, St Cecilia Academy Chorus/Antonio Pappano.
  • Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No.3 in G, BWV1048. Amsterdam Baroque Orch/Ton Koopman. 1st Movt Allegro
  • Bottesini: Variations on 'Auld Robin Gray'. Thomas Martin, db., Anthony Halstead, pno.
  • Borodin: Prince Igor: Polovtsian Dances. Sydney SO/Stuart Challender.

  • 16th April

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  • Arnold: A Grand Grand Festival Overture, Op.57. Kathy Jones, vacuum cleaner, Helena Miles, vacuum cleaner, Chris Hoyle, vacuum cleaner, Fiona McIntosh, floor polisher, BBC PO/Rumon Gamba.
  • Chopin: Mazurka in A minor, Op.17/4. Murray Perahia, pno.
  • Mascagni: Cavalleria Rusticana: The Easter Hymn. Dominique Fegan, sop., Narelle French, org., Queensland Orch, Queensland Opera Chorus/Johannes Fritzsch.
  • Vivaldi: Allegro non molto and Largo from Recorder concerto in C minor, RV441. Genevieve Lacey, rec., Australian Brandenburg Orch/Paul Dyer.
  • Britten: Matinees Musicales, Op.24:First movt. - . National PO/Richard Bonynge.
  • Couperin (arr. Oubradous): Concert No.8 in G- Opening movt, - . John Wilbraham, tpt., Scottish CO/Paul Tortelier.
  • Mozart: Per questa bella mano, K.612. Ildebrando D'Arcangelo, bar., Torino Theatre Orch/Gianandrea Noseda.
  • Schubert: Rosamunde, Princess of Cyprus, Excerpt from Incidental Music, D.797. OAE/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Francaix: Concertino for Piano and Orchestra. Jean-Yves Thibaudet, pno., Montreal SO/Charles Dutoit.
  • Styne: Gypsy: Everything's coming up roses. Boston Pops/John Williams.
  • O'Neil: Gaivotta - Fado - Amalia
  • Kern: She Didn't Say Yes. Frank Luther, voc., Leo Reisman's Orch.
  • Liebert: Spring Rain. Ottmar Liebert, gtr., Luna Negra, perc.
  • Shostakovich: Tahiti Trot (Tea for Two), Op.16. Russian State SO/Dmitry Yablonsky.
  • Ibert: Concertino da camera for Alto Saxophone and 11 instruments. : Ist movt. - John Harle, sax., Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Canteloube: Songs of the Auvergne: Trois Bourrees. Dame Kiri Te Kanawa, sop., English CO/Jeffrey Tate.
  • Lully: Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme: excerpts. Musica Antiqua Cologne/Reinhard Goebel.
  • Malcolm: Bach before the mast. George Malcolm, hpschd.
  • Boismortier: Cinquieme gentillesse, Op.45. Le Concert Spirituel/Herve Niquet.
  • Beethoven: King Stephen, Incidental music, Op.117:Excerpt -. London SO, Ambrosian Singers/Michael Tilson-Thomas.
  • Suppe: Juanita March from Donna Juanita. Slovak State PO/Alfred Walter.
  • Weber: Rondo for 2 clarinets, 2 french horns and 2 bassoons. German Wind Soloists.
  • Tchaikovsky: Sleeping Beauty, Op.66 - Bluebird pas de deux. London SO/Richard Bonynge.
  • Wieniawski: Polonaise No.1 in D, Op.4. Maria Machowska, vln., Andrzej Guz, pno.
  • Lumbye: Amelie Waltz. Danish RSO/Gennady Rozhdestvensky.
  • Gluck: Alceste: Divinites du Styx. Marilyn Horne, m-sop., Swiss Romande Orch/Henry Lewis.
  • Haydn: Andante with Variations in D, Hob.XVII:7. Ronald Brautigam, fortepiano.
  • Mendelssohn: Octet in E Flat, Op.20: 3rd movt. -. Australian CO/Richard Tognetti.
  • Villa-Lobos (arr. Lagoya): Bachianas Brasileiras No.5: Aria. Alexandre Lagoya, gtr., Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Kenneth Sillito.
  • Tosti: Ideale. Joseph Calleja, ten., BBC Concert Orch/Steven Mercurio.
  • Sibelius: Academic March. Gothenburg SO/Neeme Jarvi.

  • 15th April

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  • Weber: Overture: Preciosa, Op.78. Vienna PO/Karl Munchinger.
  • Mason (arr. Terracini): Nearer, My God, to Thee. Vox Ecclesiae/Paul Terracini.
  • Dubois: Piano Trio No.1 in C minor. Trio Anima Mundi.
  • Traditional: Red House Set. Chris Duncan, fiddle, Julian Thompson, vlc.
  • Carmichael (arr. Various): Stardust. RAAF Brass Quintet.
  • Porter (arr. Bregman): I've Got you Under my Skin. Ella Fitzgerald, voc., Studio Orch/Buddy Bregman.
  • Barber: Souvenirs, Op.28. Atlanta SO/Yoel Levi.
  • Handel: Xerxes: Chi cede al furore. Yvonne Kenny, sop., Australian Brandenburg Orch/Paul Dyer.
  • Haydn M: Divertimento in G. Vienna Octet.
  • Lalo: Scherzo in D minor. Royal PO/Yondani Butt.
  • Nyman (arr. Simonds): The Piano: Gloomy Winter. David Hobson, ten., Catherine Davis, pno., Sinfonia Australis/Guy Noble.
  • Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No.1 in F sharp minor, Op.1. Leif Ove Andsnes, pno., Berlin PO/Antonio Pappano.
  • Schumann: Violin Sonata No. 1 in A minor, Op.105. Carolin Widmann, vln., Denes Varjon, pno.
  • Grainger: Molly on the Shore. Darryl Coote, pno., Robert Chamberlain, pno.
  • Telemann (arr. Williams): Bouree alla Polacca. John Williams, gtr.
  • Handel (arr. Pearce): Overture to the Occasional Oratorio. Robert Ampt, org.
  • Mozart: String Quartet No.16 in E Flat, K428. Ironwood.
  • Beethoven: Romance No.2 in F, Op.50. Arthur Grumiaux, vln., Concertgebouw Orch, Amsterdam/Bernard Haitink.
  • Falla (arr. Ledger): Seven Popular Spanish Songs, excerpts. David Elton, tpt., Seraphim Trio.
  • Sullivan: Ruddigore: The Battle's Roar is Over. Thomas Edmonds, ten., Norma Knight, sop., Adelaide SO/James Christiansen.
  • Strauss R: Capriccio, Op.85: Moonlight Music. Royal PO/Vladimir Ashkenazy.
  • Mendelssohn: Song Without Words in D, Op.109. Amir Farid, pno., Zoe Knighton, vlc.
  • Cavalli: La Calisto: I live for You….. Sweetest Kisses. Fiona Campbell, contr., David Walker, alto., Ironwood/Neal Peres da Costa.
  • Vivaldi: Flute concerto in F, RV434. Emmanuel Pahud, fte., Australian CO/Richard Tognetti.
  • Schonberg (arr. Gamley): Les Miserables: I Dreamed a Dream. Suzanne Johnston, m-sop., Australian Pops Orch/Douglas Gamley.
  • Nedbal: Valse triste. Prague SO/Vaclav Smetacek.
  • Revueltas: Sensemaya. Mexico City PO/Enrique Batiz.
  • Delibes: The Maids of Cadiz. Patricia Petibon, sop., Lyon Opera Orch/Yves Abel.
  • Rimsky-Korsakov: Capriccio Espagnol, Op.34. London SO/Geoffrey Simon.
  • Traditional (arr. Grainger): Brigg Fair. Ormond College Choir/Douglas Lawrence.
  • Grainger: Irish Tune from County Derry. Ormond College Choir/Douglas Lawrence.
  • Ravel: Pavane for a Dead Princess. Boston SO/Claudio Abbado.
  • Chopin: Etudes, Op.10. Jayson Gillham, pno.

  • 12th April

    Show Playlist
  • Telemann: Sonata in D from "Der getreue Music-Meister": Andante. Daniel Yeadon, viola da gamba.
  • Schubert: Piano Quintet in A, D667, Op. 114 'Trout'. Jacqueline Cronin, vla., David Campbell, db., Seraphim Trio.
  • Mozart: Symphony No.16 in C, K.128. English Concert/Trevor Pinnock.
  • Minkus: Don Quixote - Pas de Deux. London SO/Richard Bonynge.
  • Vivaldi: Il Gran Mogul, RV431a. Ashley Solomon, fte., Florilegium.
  • Rodgers: I'll Take Manhattan. Joshua Bell, vln., Marvi Hamlisch, pno.
  • Bach: Orchestral suite No.2 in B minor, BWV1067. Marc Hantai, fte., Le Concert des Nations/Jordi Savall.
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  • Bach CPE: Symphony in B flat, Wq.182/2 - Allegro di molto. Tasmanian Symphony Chamber Players.
  • Mozart: 1st movt from Piano Concerto No. 9 in E Flat, K271 - Jeunehomme. Leif Ove Andsnes, pno., Norwegian CO/Leif Ove Andsnes.
  • Falla (arr. Grigoryan): Four Spanish Pieces. Slava Grigoryan, gtr., Leonard Grigoryan, gtr.
  • Beethoven: Symphony No.4 in B flat, Op.60. Scottish CO/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Kreisler: Rondino on a Theme by Beethoven. Joshua Bell, vln., Paul Coker, pno.
  • Benjamin: Caribbean Dance: a New Jamaican Rumba. Adelaide SO/Guy Noble.
  • Berlioz: Un Bal from Symphonie fantastique, Op.14. New Philharmonia Orch/Leopold Stokowski.
  • Tawadros: Street in Sarajevo. Bela Fleck, banjo, Richard Bona, bass, Joseph Tawadros, oud, James Tawadros, perc., Jean Louis Matinier, accordeon.
  • Dvorak: Carnival Overture,Op.92, B.169. Melbourne SO/Tadaaki Otaka.
  • Puccini: Gianni Schicchi: O mio babbino caro. Yvonne Kenny, sop., Melbourne SO/Vladimir Kamirski.
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  • Reznicek: Donna Diana: Overture. Cincinnati Pops Orch/Erich Kunzel.
  • Schumann: Fantasy Pieces, Op.73. Paul Dean, cl., Stephen Emmerson, pno.
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  • Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No.2 in F, BWV1047. Orch of the Antipodes/Antony Walker.
  • Popper: Dance of the Gnomes. Janos Starker, vlc., Shigeo Neriki, pno.
  • Saint-Saens: Piano Concerto No.2 in G minor, Op.22. Benjamin Grosvenor, pno., Royal Liverpool PO/James Judd.

  • 11th April

    Show Playlist
  • Arensky Overture to Dream on the Volga Russian Opera Arias, Vol.1. Vladimir Grishko, ten., Ukraine National SO, Ukraine State RSO/ Various.
  • Guastavino: Mariana. Daniel Levy, pno.
  • Guastavino: El Ceibo (Silk-Cotton Tree). Daniel Levy, pno.
  • Guastavino: Bailecito (Little Dance). Daniel Levy, pno.
  • Ferko: from The Hildegard Motets. Stuart Lutzenhiser, alto., Liz Reed, alto, Seattle Pro Musica/Karen P Thomas.
  • Dvorak: 2nd movement fom Symphony No.9 in E minor, Op.95, B178 - From the New World. Czech PO/Jiri Belohlavek.
  • Traditional (arr. Ledbetter): Rock Island Line. Leadbelly, gtr., Leadbelly, voc.
  • Kalman: from The Gypsy Princess, excerpts. Nicolai Gedda, ten., Anneliese Rothenberger, sop., Willi Brokmeier, ten., Wolfgang Anheisser, bar., Olivera Miljakovic, m-sop., Bavarian Radio Chorus, Graunke SO/Willy Mattes.
  • Haydn: '3rd movement from String Quartet in B Flat, Hob.III:69, Op.71/1. Salomon Quartet.
  • Mozart: from Piano Sonata No.12 in F, K.332. Luisa Guembes-Buchanan, pno.
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  • Shostakovich: 3rd movement from Symphony No.12 in D Minor, Op.112 - The Year 1917. Royal Liverpool PO/Vasily Petrenko.
  • Beethoven: last movement from Serenade in D, Op.41. Emmanuel Pahud, fte., Eric Le Sage, pno.
  • Schubert: from Winterreise, D.911. Gerald Moore, pno., Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, bar.
  • Traditional: Wha'll be King but Charlie?. The McCalmans.
  • Pujol: Three pieces from the River Plate Region. Victor Villadangos, gtr.
  • Beethoven: last movement from Piano Concerto No.1 in C, Op.15. Stephen Kovacevich, pno., BBC SO/Sir Colin Davis.
  • Arbeau (arr. Marschik): Beauty, you who hold my life. Vienna Boys' Choir, Unnamed Orch/Peter Marschik.
  • Traditional (arr. Marschik): This is May. Vienna Boys' Choir, Unnamed Orch/Peter Marschik.
  • Various: from The Endless Silence: Untold stories of the Great War. Footscray-Yarraville Band/Phillipa Edwards.
  • Puccini: Manon Lescaut - Tu, tu, amore? Tu?. Placido Domingo, ten., Anna Tomowa-Sintow, sop., Bavarian State Opera Orch/Riccardo Chailly.
  • Stolzel: Trumpet Concerto in D. Maurice Andre, tpt., Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet, Op.64b, Suite II, excerpts. Philadelphia Orch/Riccardo Muti.
  • Anonymous: You're My Life. King Cole Trio.
  • Haydn: Fantasia in C, Hob.XVII:4. Geoffrey Saba, pno.
  • Vivaldi: from La verita in cimento, RV739. Anthony Rolfe Johnson, ten., Guillemette Laurens, m-sop., Nathalie Stutzmann, contr., Sara Mingardo, contr., Gemma Bertagnolli, sop., Philippe Jaroussky, alto., Ensemble Matheus/Jean-Christophe Spinosi.
  • Rossini: The Siege of Corinth: Ballabile - Galop. Milan Giuseppe Verdi Orch/Riccardo Chailly.
  • Rosas: The Loveliest Night of the Year. Mario Lanza, ten.
  • Minkus: Don Quixote. Sofia National Opera Orch/Nayden Todorov.

  • 10th April

    Show Playlist
  • Beethoven: Consecration of the House, Op.124: Overture. Philadelphia Orch/Riccardo Muti.
  • Beethoven: Minuet in C for a Musical Clock. Anthony Halliday, org.
  • Bach: Violin Concerto in E, BWV1042. Richard Tognetti, vln., Australian CO. 1st Movt Allegro
  • Ravel: Alborada del Gracioso. RCO/Bernard Haitink.
  • Purcell (arr. Leighton Jones): The Fairy Queen, Z629: Hark! The echoing air. Mark Fitzpatrick, tpt., Michelle Wood, vlc., Jonathan Bradley, hpschd., Trinity College Choir, Melbourne/Michael Leighton Jones.
  • Faure: Elegie in C minor, Op.24. Gerald Moore, pno., Jacqueline du Pre, vlc.
  • Tchaikovsky: Eugene Onegin, Op.24: Waltz - Berlin PO/Semyon Bychkov.
  • Traditional (arr. Leek): South Australia. Nicholas Buc, pno., Concordis/Andrew Hunter.
  • Rachmaninov: Russian rhapsody. Joshua Pierce, pno., Dorothy Jonas, pno.
  • Falla: The Three-Cornered Hat, Suite 2. Slovak RSO/Kenneth Jean. Miller's Dance, Finalk Dance (Jota)
  • Mayrose: Vivaldiana. Geoffrey Burgess, oboe, Elaine Funaro, hpschd.
  • Bizet: The Pearl Fishers: A cette voix....je crois entendre encore. Rolando Villazon, ten., Munich Radio Orch/Michel Plasson.
  • Dvorak: Symphony No.7 in D minor, Op.70, B141. Philharmonia Orch/Sir Charles Mackerras. 3rd Movt Scherzo Vivace
  • Taki: Cherry Blossom Time (Hana). James Galway, fte., Susumu Miyashita, koto, Ayako Shinozaki, harp, Tokyo String Orch/Hiroyuki Iwaki.
  • Tadasuke Ohno (arr. Ohno): Evening Primrose (Yoi Machigusa). James Galway, fte., Susumu Miyashita, koto, Ayako Shinozaki, harp, Tokyo String Orch/Hiroyuki Iwaki.
  • Holst: St. Paul's Suite, Op.29/2. London Concertante/Adam Summerhayes.
  • Tiomkin: High Noon: Theme. Hollywood Bowl Orch/Dimitri Tiomkin.
  • Brahms: Waltzes, Op.39. Guher Pekinel, pno., Suher Pekinel, pno.
  • Bach: St. Matthew Passion, BWV244. Monteverdi Choir, EBS, London Oratory Junior Choir/Sir John Eliot Gardiner. Opening Chorus
  • Boccherini: Guitar quintet No.4 in D, G.448. Karin Schaupp, gtr., Flinders Quartet.
  • Faure (arr. Staudt): Always, Op.21/2. Amir Farid, pno., Zoe Knighton, vlc.
  • Boulanger: Three pieces for Violincello and Piano. Amir Farid, pno., Zoe Knighton, vlc.
  • Edwards: Violin Concerto, "Maninyas". Dene Olding, vln., Sydney SO/Stuart Challender. 3rd Movt
  • Chopin (arr. Leon): Nocturne in E flat, Op.9/2. Ophelie Gaillard, vlc., Royal PO/Timorthy Redmond.
  • Liszt: Mephisto Waltz No.1, S514. Chicago SO/Sir Georg Solti.

  • 9th April

    Show Playlist
  • Mendelssohn: Symphony No.3 in A minor, Op 56 - Scottish, 2nd mvt.. Vienna PO/Gustavo Dudamel.
  • Debussy: Arabesque No.1. Zoltan Kocsis, pno.
  • Elgar: Nimrod - Lux Aeterna. Voces 8.
  • Saint-Saens: Piano Concerto No.2 in G minor, Op.22 - final movt,. Benjamin Grosvenor, pno., Royal Liverpool PO/James Judd.
  • Arensky: Concert Valse. Sergei Nakariakov, tpt., Alexander Markovich, pno.
  • Strauss Jnr: Ballet music from The Carnival in Rome. Slovak State PO/Alfred Walter.
  • Piazzolla: No.1-Street Tango. I Fiamminghi/Rudolf Werthern.
  • Lumbye: Copenhagen Steam Railway Galop. Odense SO/Peter Guth.
  • Lloyd Webber: Requiem: Pie Jesu. Anna Netrebko, sop., Andrew Swait, treb., Prague Philharmonic Chorus, Prague Philharmonia/Emmanuel Villaume.
  • Bernstein: The Magnificent Seven: Main Title and Calvera's Visit. Royal Scottish NO/Elmer Bernstein.
  • Mozart: Clarinet Quintet in A, K581: Larghetto. Samuel Rhodes, vla., Isidore Cohen, vln., Harold Wright, cl., Alexander Schneider, vln., Leslie Pamas, vlc.
  • Barrios (arr. McFadden): Tarantella. Jeffrey McFadden, gtr.
  • Horneman: Aladdin Overture. Aalborg SO/Owain Arwel Hughes.
  • Hughes: Dewi Sant, Saint David Oratorio - 1st movt. Martyn Hill, ten., Yvonne Kenny, sop., David Wilson-Johnson, bar., BBC Welsh SO, BBC Welsh Chorus/Owain Arwel Hughes.
  • Handel (arr. Hornung): Rinaldo: Lascia ch'io pianga (Arr. 2 Cellos). Alfred Hornung, vlc., Niall Brown, vlc.
  • Bach: Siciliano. James Galway, fte., London SO/Klauspeter Seibel.
  • Howard Shore: A Lord of the Rings Suite. James Galway, fte., London SO/Klauspeter Seibel.
  • Grainger: Molly on the Shore. Darryl Coote, pno., Robert Chamberlain, pno.
  • Beethoven: Violin Concerto in D, Op.61: 3rd mvt.. Anne-Sophie Mutter, vln., New York PO/Kurt Masur.
  • Shostakovich (arr. Enzel): Jazz Suite No.2 (arr. Saxophone) - Track 6. Selmer Saxophonic/Milan Turkovic.
  • Shostakovich: Jazz Suite No.2 - Track 14 & 15. RCO/Riccardo Chailly.
  • Balfe: A home in the heart. Richard Bonynge, pno., Sally Silver, sop.
  • Hamlisch: A Chorus Line: Overture. Rochester Pops/Erich Kunzel.
  • Sondheim: A Little Night Music: Send in the Clowns. Cleo Laine, voc., /Jonathan Tunick.
  • Boyce: Symphony No.3 in C, Op.2/3. Aradia Ensemble/Kevin Mallon.
  • Traditional: The Galway Bay Hornpipe. Andrew Lawrence-King, harp, Jordi Savall, treble viol, Frank McGuire, bodhran.
  • Graham: Bravura. Matthew White, euphonium, Cory Band/Phillip Harper.
  • Glinka: A Life for the Tsar: Final Chorus. Bolshoi Chorus, Bolshoi SO/Alexander Lazarev.
  • Strauss R: Capriccio, Op.85: Moonlight Music. Royal PO/Vladimir Ashkenazy.
  • Salzedo: Suite of Eight Dances: Rumba. SHE Seven Harp Ensemble.
  • Respighi: Suite in G for Organ and Strings - 1st movt. Robert Boughen, org., Queensland SO/Vanco Cavdarski.
  • Falla (arr. Williams): Miller's Dance. John Williams, gtr.
  • Tchaikovsky: Romeo & Juliet, love theme. Tasmanian SO/David Stanhope.
  • Grieg: Wedding day at Troldhaugen, Op.65/6. Tasmanian SO/Sebastian Lang-Lessing.

  • 8th April

    Show Playlist
  • Glinka: Overture - Ruslan & Lyudmila. Sydney SO/Edo de Waart.
  • Llewellyn: Berceuse. Lights Chamber Ensemble.
  • Shostakovich: String Quartet No. 8 in C Minor, Op.110. 4th movt. Jerusalem Quartet.
  • Brahms: Capriccio in C, Op.76/8. Dinorah Varsi, pno.
  • Boyd: Bali Moods I. Geoffrey Collins, fte., Nicholas Routley, pno.
  • Horsley: Piano Trio in B minor, Op.13. 4th movt. Seraphim Trio.
  • Victoria: Ave Maria for double choir. Tallis Scholars/Peter Phillips.
  • Gould: Kashmir Remembered. Tony Gould, pno., Jazz Ensemble.
  • Telemann: Concerto for Three Violins in F. 1st. movt. Anna Hoelblingova, vln., Quido Hoelbling, vln., Alexander Jablokov, vln., Capella Istropolitana/Richard Edlinger.
  • Scott: Lotus Land, Op.47/1. Oscar Levant, pno.
  • Woodforde-Finden: Four Indian Love Lyrics. Songs 1 and 2 Donald Maxwell, bar., London Salon Ensemble.
  • Mozart F X: Rondo for flute & piano in E minor. Robert Aitken, fte., Robin McCabe, pno.
  • Rawsthorne: Light Music for Strings based on Catalan Tunes. Northern CO/David Lloyd-Jones.
  • Dreyfus: Larino, Safe Haven. Kew Band/Mark Ford.
  • Schumann C: Scherzo in C minor, Op.14. Susanne Grutzmann, pno.
  • Henderson: G'Day Africa. Perihelion.
  • Leclair: Sonata for two violins, 1st mvt. Wilma Smith, vln., Romana Zieglerova, vln.
  • Westlake: Avinu Malkeinu - Hymn of Compassion. Lior, voc., Sydney SO/Nigel Westlake.
  • Bacewicz: String Quartet No.1. 3rd movt. Silesian Quartet.
  • Dubois: Concerto for Alto Saxophone and String Orchestra. 3rd. Movt. Eugene Rousseau, sax., Paul Kuentz CO/Paul Kuentz.
  • Burgon (arr. Casey): Brideshead revisited- Theme. David Loew, vlc., National Arts Orch.
  • Navarrete (arr. Bradman): Pan's Labyrinth. Julie Raines, harp, Leigh Harrold, pno., Greta Bradman, sop.
  • Lilburn: Processional fanfare. New Zealand SO/James Judd.
  • Tchaikovsky: Cossack Dance, from Mazeppa. London SO/Geoffrey Simon.
  • Myaskovsky: Cello Sonata No.2 in A minor, Op.81. 3rd movtYuli Turovsky, vlc., Luba Edlina, pno.
  • Cui: Tarantelle. Czechoslovak RSO/Ondrej Lenard.
  • Porter: Every Time We Say Goodbye. Nichaud Fitzgibbon, voc., Moovin' and Groovin' Orch.
  • Khachaturian: Sabre Dance. Cincinnati Pops Orch/Erich Kunzel.
  • Vine: Love me Sweet. Diana Doherty, oboe, Sinfonia Australis/Mark Summerbell.
  • Bach JC: Adriano in Siria: Cara la dolce fiamma. Eleanor Dennis, sop., The Mozartists/Ian Page.
  • Tailleferre: Arabesque. Deborah de Graaff, cl., Len Vorster, pno.
  • Haydn M (arr. Mozart): Symphony No.37 in G. 3rd movt. London Mozart Players/Jane Glover.
  • Warlock: A Cornish Christmas Carol. Finzi Singers/Paul Spicer.
  • Xarhakos: The trains which left. Agnes Baltsa, m-sop., Kostas Papadopoulos, bouzouki, Athens Experimental Orch/Stavros Xarhakos.