A program of shorter works, classical or lighter, familiar or unknown; sometimes quirky, always fun! Make your late afternoon listening – whether at home or on the road – a truly enjoyable experience.

Monday: Susan Porter
Tuesday: Nicky Gilderdale
Wednesday: Peter Bandy
Thursday: John van Bavel
Friday: Neil Appleby


14th April

Show Playlist
  • Wagner R: The Flying Dutchman, Overture. London Classical Players/Sir Roger Norrington.
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: Fantasia in G minor/B flat, Op.77. Rudolf Buchbinder, pno.
  • Vivaldi, Antonio: Trumpet concerto in E flat. Maurice Andre, tpt. Jean-Francois Paillard CO/Sir Neville Marriner.

  • 13th April

    Show Playlist
  • Dumanoir, Guillaume: Suite in F: Overture. Le Concert des Nations/Jordi Savall.
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: Italian Concerto in F, BWV971. - Ist movt. Glenn Gould, pno.
  • Campion, Thomas: My sweetest Lesbia. Andreas Martin, lute, Andreas Scholl, alto.
  • Britten, Benjamin: Soirees Musicales, Op.9.3rd movt. London PO/Sir Adrian Boult.
  • Kalliwoda, Johannes W: Oboe Concertino in F, Op.110: 3rd mvt.. Diana Doherty, oboe Queensland SO/Werner Andreas Albert.
  • Saint-Saens, Camille: Bacchanale. Berlin PO/Gustavo Dudamel.
  • Utera, Adolfo (arr. Silvetti, Bebu): Aquellos ojos verdes. Placido Domingo, ten. VVC SO/Bebu Silvetti.
  • Anderson, Leroy: Fiddle-Faddle. Eastman - Rochester POPS Orch/Frederick Fennell.
  • Bernstein, Leonard: West Side Story: Tonight. Klaus Florian Vogt, ten., Renee Fleming, sop. Dresden State Orch/Christian Thielemann.
  • Grofe, Ferde: Grand Canyon Suit: On the Trail - . Detroit SO/Antal Dorati.
  • Sondheim, Stephen: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum- Everyone ought to have a maid -Lewis J. Stadlen, vocal., Nathan Lane, Studio Orch/Edward Strauss.
  • Monsbourgh, Ade: Hessian Rag. Sweet Ade .
  • Strauss Snr: Radetzky March, Op.228. Vienna PO/Nikolaus Harnoncourt.
  • Ivanov-Kramskoy, A.: A gust of wind. Heiki Matlik, gtr.
  • Boismortier, Joseph B de: Ballet de Village - Troisieme Ballet, Op.52. Le Concert Spirituel/Herve Niquet.
  • Zingarelli, Niccolo Antonio: Giulietta e Romeo: Ombra Adorata, Aspetta. Deborah Riedel, sop. Arcadia Lane Orch/Richard Bonynge.
  • Clementi, Muzio: Andante and variations. Claudia Antonelli, harp .
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Concert rondo in E flat, K371. Eric Ruske, horn Scottish CO/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Shostakovich, Dmitri: Three Fantastic Dances Op.5. Jamina Gerl, pno.
  • Khachaturian, Aram: Spartacus - Adagio. West Australian SO/David Measham.
  • Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich: Chansons francaises, Op.65, Nos.1 & 6. Evgeni Shenderovich, pno., Jessye Norman, sop.
  • Haydn, Franz Joseph: Piano Trio in G, Hob.XV:15, finale. Yarra Trio .
  • Smetana, Bedrich (arr. Krejci, Isa): Louisa's Polka. Slovak RSO/Robert Stankovsky.
  • Gounod, Charles (arr. Kremski, Alain): Salutation angelique. Roberto Alagna, ten. City of Toulouse Choir, City of Toulouse Orch, Petits Chanteurs a la Croix Potencee/Michel Plasson.
  • Sullivan, Sir Arthur: The Pirates of Penzance Overture. D'Oyly Carte Opera Orch/John Pryce-Jones.
  • Trenet, Charles (arr. Riniker, David): Que reste-t-il de nos amours?. Berlin Philharmonic Cellos .
  • Poulenc, Francis: Concert Champetre. Simon Preston, hpschd. London SO/Andre Previn.
  • Prokofiev, Sergei: Winter Bonfire, Op.122: .Waltz on the Ice -New London Orch/Ronald Corp.
  • Anonymous: Twelve Robbers. Glinka Choir, Leningrad/Vladislav Tchernushenko.
  • Kreisler, Fritz (arr. Gamley, Douglas): Dragonfly arr. of Schön Rosmarin. London SO/Richard Bonynge.
  • Puccini, Giacomo: Madam Butterfly: Love Duet. Christa Ludwig, m-sop., Luciano Pavarotti, ten., Mirella Freni, sop. Vienna PO/Herbert von Karajan.
  • Elgar, Sir Edward: Romance in D minor, Op.62. Daniel Smith, bsn., Roger Vignoles, pno.
  • Lalo, Edouard: Concerto Russe, Op.29: 3rd movt. -. Jean-Jacques Kantorow, vln. Tapiola Sinfonietta/Kees Bakels.
  • Donizetti, Gaetano: L'Assedio di Calais, excerpts. Philharmonia Orch/Antonio de Almeida.

  • 12th April

    Show Playlist
  • Thomas, Ambroise: Raymond Overture. Detroit SO/Paul Paray.
  • Holland, Dulcie: Ballad for Clarinet and Piano. Clive Amadio, cl., Olga Krasnik, pno.
  • Morley, Thomas: April is in My Mistress' Face. Demis Lyall-Wilson, pno. Imogen Children's Chorale/Laurie Gaffney.
  • Morley, Thomas: Now is the month of maying. Demis Lyall-Wilson, pno. Imogen Children's Chorale/Laurie Gaffney.
  • Rodrigo, Joaquin: Concierto pastoral. Patrick Gallois, fte. Philharmonia Orch/Ion Marin.
  • Suppe, Franz von: Boccaccio: Mia Bella Fiorentina. Angelika Kirchschlager, sop., Simon Keenlyside, bar. Lower Austria Tonkunstler Orch/Alfred Eschwe.
  • Waldteufel, Emil: Espana, waltz, Op.239. Slovak PO/Kurt Redel.
  • Gershwin, George (arr. Kostal, Irwin): Two Waltzes. Katia Labeque, pno., Marielle Labeque, pno.
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: Truly Madly Deeply, Adagio from Sonata in G minor. Martha Argerich, pno., Mischa Maisky, vlc.
  • Chaplin, Charlie: Modern Times, Smile. Judy Garland, voc.
  • Khachaturian, Aram: Dance Suite. Moscow SO/Dmitry Yablonsky.
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: Piano Trio No.7 in B flat, Op.97, 'Archduke'. Dale Bartrop, vln., Kathryn Selby, pno., Timo-Veikko Valve, vlc.
  • Hummel, Johann: Trumpet Concerto in E. Wynton Marsalis, tpt. English CO/Raymond Leppard.
  • Brubeck, Chris: The Distance Between Us. Bill Crofut, banjo, Chris Brubeck, pno., Dan Brubeck, drums, Edward Arron, vlc., Frank Brown, cl., Frederica von Stade, mezzo-sop, Joel Brown, gtr., Mark Vinci, fte.
  • Prokofiev, Sergei: Violin Sonata No.2 in D, Op.94bis. Lucinda Collins, pno., Sophie Rowell, vln.
  • Grieg, Edvard: Summer's Eve, Op.71/2. Einar Steen-Nokleberg, pno.
  • Holst, Gustav: The Planets, Op.32. Monteverdi Choir, Philharmonia Orch/Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
  • Holst I: The Fall of the Leaf. Steven Isserlis, vlc.
  • Westlake, Nigel: La Yu'minu - Until You Love Your Brother. Lior, voc. Sydney SO/Nigel Westlake.
  • Faure, Gabriel (arr. Lynch, Peter): Pavane for Flute Oboe & Guitar, Op.50.. Jeffrey Crellin, oboe, Peter Lynch, gtr., Prudence Davis, fte.
  • McKay, Catriona: Eira. Catriona McKay, harp, Chris Stout, vln.
  • Putman Jr, Claude: Green, Green Grass of Home. Katherine Jenkins, m-sop., Simon Franglen, kybd. Philharmonia Orch, Treorchy Male Voice Choir/Nicholas Dodd.
  • Weber, Carl Maria von: Clarinet quintet in B flat, Op.34. Charles Neidich, cl. L'Archibudelli .
  • Handel, George Frederic: Alceste - Enjoy the sweet Elysian grove. Mark Padmore, ten. English Concert/Andrew Manze.
  • Mozart L: Horn Concerto in D. Richard Watkins, horn Philharmonia Orch/Christopher Warren-Green.
  • Puccini, Giacomo: La Boheme - Donde lieta usci. Monserrat Caballe, sop. London SO/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Bizet, Georges: Scenes bohemiennes ('La Jolie Fille de Perth'). Melbourne SO/John Lanchbery.
  • Traditional (arr. Pluhar, Christina): I left Santanyi. Nuria Rial, sop. L'Arpeggiata/Christina Pluhar.
  • Liadov, Anatol: Ballade in D minor, Op.21b. Slovak PO/Stephen Gunzenhauser.
  • Arnold, Sir Malcolm: Oboe Sonatina Op.28. Anne Gilby, oboe, Darryl Coote, pno.
  • Brahms, Johannes: Violin concerto in D, Op.77. Maxim Vengerov, vln. Chicago SO/Daniel Barenboim.
  • Chopin, Frederick: Etude in A flat, Op.25/1. Jayson Gillham, pno.

  • 9th April

    Show Playlist
  • Debussy: Passepied - Punch Brothers featuring Chris Thile, mandolin - Label: Naive
  • Jean-Baptiste Krumholtz: Rondo from Harp Concerto - Xavier De Maistre, hrp; Les Arts Florissants/William Christie - Label: Harmonia Mundi
  • Mozart: Adagio from Sonata for Piano & Viola in F, K.30 - Nils Monkemeyer, vla; William Youn, pno - [Mozart with Friends} - Sony Classical 88985305412
  • Friday Films with Richard Leatham
  • Patrick Cassidy: 'The Prolamation' - Patricia Treacy, vln - RTÉ Concert Orchestra (Performed as part of Joe Biden's Inaugral Mass) - Label: Supertrain Records
  • Beethoven: Scene by the Brook (2.) Symphony No.6 "Pastoral" - Danish CO/Adam Fischer - Label: Naxos
  • Vivaldi: 4 Seasons (1.) - Spring - arr. Muset (bagpipes) by Vivaldi - Les Musiciens de Saint-Juliien/François Lazarevitch - Label: Alpha
  • Handel: La Rejouissance - from The Royal Fireworks, HWV 351 - Tafelmusik - Sony Classical
  • Haydn: Andante from Notturno No.3 in C - Tasmanian SO - Label: ABC Classics
  • WEEKEND WEATHER FORECAST
  • JS Bach: Menuet 1&2 from Partita No.1 arr. Accordion - Viviane Chassot, acc - Label: Propspero Classical **NEW**
  • Anton Wranitzky: Allegro (3.) Concerto for 2 Violas - Nils Mönkemeyer & Teresa Schwartz, vlas - Munich Radio Orch/Reinhard Goebel - {Beethoven's World - Vol.5 final} - Label: Sony Classical
  • Arthur Sullivan: Dance of Nymphs and Satyrs from "The Enchanted Island" - RTÉ Concert Orch/Andrew Penny - {Sullian Ballet Music} - Label: Naxos**NEW**
  • 5:22 EEENEW Beethoven: TerZzettino from Creatures of Prometheus - Freiburg Barock Orch/Gottfried Von Der Goltz - Label: Harmonia Mundi (also contains Sym No.7) **NEW**
  • Jule Styne/Betty Comden: Just in Time from 'The Bells are Ringing' - Frank Sinatra, voc; Count Basie Band - {Ultimate Sinatra - 100 years} - (1960 audition recording) - Label: Capitol / Universal 4713699
  • The CLASSICAL CONUNDRUM - our weekly classical quiz
  • Chopin: Etude No.3, Op.10 - Murray Perahia, pno; Label: Sony Classical
  • Schubert: Die Sterne, D.939 - Iilker Arcayürek, ten; Simon Lepper, pno - {Der Einsame} - Label: Champs Hill Records**NEW**
  • Haydn: Adagio (2.) String Quartet No.6 (Sun Quartet No.8) - Auryn Quartet - Label: Tacet
  • Johann Christoph Pez: Aria (3). from Concerto Patorale - Jan Nigges rec; Baroque Avenue - {Flauto e Voce} - Label: Deutsche Harmonia Mundi **NEW**
  • Leopold Kozeluch: Adagio from Bassoon - Sergio Azzolin,i bsn; Camerata Rousseau /Leonardo Muzii Label Sony Classical Concerto **NEW**
  • WEEKEND WEATHER
  • Saint Saens: Finale (4. ) from Symphony No.3 "Organ" - Jean Guillou, org; San Francisco SO/Edo de Waart - Label: Philips (Reference Recording - Classics Today)
  • Eric Korngold: Pierrot's Aria from Dei Tote Stadt - Nicola Benedetti, vln; Bournemouth SO/Kiril Karabits {The Silver Violin 2013} - Label: Decca
  • 6:19 NEW Handel: Concerto Grosso in G, Op.6, No.1 - Academy of Ancient Music Berlin - Label: Pentatone **NEW**
  • Julie Houghton Interview - Julie speaks with local performers embarking upon new musical events
  • Ludwig Minkus: Andantino from La Bayadere - Sofia National Opera Orch/Boris Spassov - Capriccio SACD
  • Mozart: Allegro (3.) from Piano Trio, K.442 (Transcribed Levin) - Robert Levin, pno; Hilary Hahn, vln; Alain Meunier, vlc; Label: Palais des De´gustateurs (World Premiere Recording)

  • 8th April

    Show Playlist
  • Sullivan, Sir Arthur: The Gondoliers. Alan Styler, bar., Geoffrey Sanders, bar., Henry Goodier, bar., Leonard Osborn, ten., Martyn Green, bar., Richard Watson, bass, Tom Hancock, ten. D'Oyly Carte Opera Company, New Promenade Orch/Isidore Godfrey.
  • Handel, George Frederic: Acis and Galatea: Would you gain the tender creature. Richard Lewis, ten./Sir Malcolm Sargent.
  • Brahms lsst movement from Symphony No. 4 in E minor, Op.98 for piano four hands (two pianos). Christian Kohn, pno., Silke-Thora Matthies, pno.
  • Mozart L: Symphony in D, D24. Lithuanian CO/Georg Mais.
  • Poulenc, Francis: Chanson a boire. RIAS Chamber Choir/Daniel Reuss.
  • Beethoven First of Seven Bagatelles, Op.33. Natasha Vlassenko, pno.
  • Strauss Jnr: Take care in whom you trust waltz, Op.463. Slovak State PO/Johannes Wildner.
  • Corea, Chick: My Spanish Heart. Chick Corea, pno. Jazz Ensemble .
  • Tartini, Giuseppe: first movement from Violin concerto in A, D.96. Giuliano Carmignola, vln. Venice Baroque Orch/Andrea Marcon.
  • Stravinsky, Igor: last section of The Firebird. Philharmonia Orch/Robert Craft.
  • Breval, Jean Baptiste (arr. Devienne, Francois): last movement from Symphonie Concertante in F, Op.31. Alain De Reijckere, bsn., Marc Grauwels, fte. Walloon Royal CO/Bernard Labadie.
  • Lutoslawski, Witold: Two Children's Songs. Urszula Kryger, sop. Polish National RSO/Antoni Wit.
  • Foster, Stephen: Jeanie with the Light Brown Hair. Chanticleer .
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: last movement from Concerto for Two Pianos in E Flat, K365. Silver-Garburg Piano Duo, Tasmanian SO/Alexander Mickelthwate.
  • Hollander, Frederick: Falling in Love Again. Marlene Dietrich, voc.
  • Vivaldi, Antonio: Concerto in A for Violin and Viola da gamba, RV 546. Jordi Savall, viola da gamba, Manfred Kraemer, vln. Le Concert des Nations/Jordi Savall.
  • Leoncavallo, Ruggero: from Pagliacci. Jussi Bjoerling, ten., Leonard Warren, bar., Robert Merrill, bar., Victoria de los Angeles, sop. RCA Victor Orch/Renato Cellini.
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: Brandenburg Concerto No.2 in F, BWV1047. Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: 3 rd movement frm Piano Sonata No.30 in E, Op.109. Mitsuko Uchida, pno.
  • Handel, George Frederic: Samson: Let the Bright Seraphim. Geoffrey Payne, tpt., Yvonne Kenny, sop. Melbourne SO/Vladimir Kamirski.
  • Traditional: David of the white rock. Catrin Finch, harp, Katherine Jenkins, m-sop./Anthony Inglis.
  • Summertime. Black Dyke Mills Band .
  • The Bold Gendarmes. Scottish C.W.S. Band .
  • Verdi, Giuseppe: Otello: Gia nella notte densa. Nina Stemme, sop., Placido Domingo, ten. Paris-Bastille Opera Orch/Eugene Kohn.
  • Faure, Gabriel: Elegie in C minor, Op.24. Xavier Phillips, vlc. Bavarian Chamber Philharmonic/Emmanuel Plasson.
  • Shostakovich, Dmitri: last movement from Symphony No. 1 in F minor, Op.10. Berlin PO/Sir Simon Rattle.
  • Debussy, Claude: Children's Corner Suite. Alain Planes, pno.

  • 7th April

    Show Playlist
  • Wagner R: Gotterdammerung: Siegfried's Journey down the Rhine. Vienna PO/Sir Georg Solti.
  • Grieg, Edvard: Butterfly - Lyric pieces Op.43/1. Gerard Willems, pno.
  • Grieg, Edvard: To Spring, Op.43/6. Gerard Willems, pno.
  • Geminiani, Francesco: Concerto Grosso in D minor, 'La Follia', Op.5/12. Brandenburg Orch/Paul Dyer.
  • Holst, Gustav: Scherzo. Munich SO/Douglas Bostock.
  • Tosti, Sir Francesco: La Serenata. Jose Carreras, ten. English CO/Edoardo Mueller.
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: Rondo in C, Op.51/1. Stephen Savage, pno.
  • Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich: Swan Lake, Op.20 (2nd. disc). Philharmonia Orch/John Lanchbery. Russian Dance
  • Ravel, Maurice: Piano Trio in A minor, 2nd mvt.. Streeton Trio .
  • Gershwin, George: Three preludes. Robert Chamberlain, pno.
  • Strauss Jnr: Blue Danube Waltz, Op.314. Vienna PO/Willi Boskovsky.
  • Traditional (arr. Leek, Stephen): South Australia. Nicholas Buc, pno. Concordis/Andrew Hunter.
  • Saint-Saens, Camille: Septet in E flat, Op.65. Ian Brown, pno., Paul Archibald, tpt. Nash Ensemble . 2nd Movt Scherzo
  • Prokofiev, Sergei: Symphony No.1 in D, Op.25 - Classical. Royal Scottish NO/Neeme Jarvi 3rd & 4th Movts Gavotte & Finale
  • Telemann, Georg Philipp: Trumpet concerto in D. Hakan Hardenberger, tpt. Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Iona Brown.
  • Ward, Robert: Appalachian Dances and Ditties: Cloggin'. Jane Hawkins, pno., Sarah Johnson, vln.
  • Berlioz, Hector: Les Troyens: March. Queensland SO/Patrick Thomas.
  • Chaminade, Cecile: Flute Concertino, Op.107. Susan Milan, fte. City of London Sinfonia/Richard Hickox.
  • Schumann, Robert: Adagio & Allegro in A flat, Op.70. Denes Varjon, pno., Steven Isserlis, vlc.Allegro Only
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Symphony No.35 in D, K.385 - Haffner. Orch Mozart/Claudio Abbado. 4th Movt Finale
  • Debussy, Claude: Arabesque No.1. Elyane Laussade, pno.
  • Handel, George Frederic: Let thy Hand be strengthened, HWV259. English Concert, Westminster Abbey Choir/Simon Preston.

  • 6th April

    Show Playlist
  • Brahms, Johannes: Academic Festival Overture, Op.80. Gewandhaus Orch/Riccardo Chailly.
  • Gottschalk, Louis: Berceuse (Cradle Song). Alan Marks, pno.
  • Handel, George Frederic: Ode for the Birthday of Queen Anne, HWV74: Eternal Source of Light Divine. David Thomas, bass, James Bowman, alto. Academy of Ancient Music, Christ Church Cathedral Choir/Simon Preston.
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: Concerto for oboe and violin in C minor, BWV1060 - 1st movt. Janine Jansen, vln., Ramon Ortega Quero, oboe Janine Jansen & Friends .
  • Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolay: (arr. Wilkinson):Capriccio Espagnol, Op.34. Foden's Band/Michael Fowles.
  • Quilter, Roger: Three Songs from Four Child Songs, Op.5. John Mark Ainsley, ten., Malcolm Martineau, pno.
  • Glazunov, Alexander: Saxophone Concerto in E Flat, Op.109 - final movt John Harle, sax. Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Weber, Carl Maria von (arr. Berlioz, Hector): Invitation to the Dance, Op.65 from the ballet 'Le Spectre de la rose'. London SO/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Borodin, Alexander: Nocturne from String Quartet No.2 in D. Melbourne String Quartet .
  • Vaughan Williams, Ralph: The Wasps, Overture. Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Anonymous (arr. Wood, Charles): This joyful eastertide. Cambridge Singers, City of London Sinfonia/John Rutter.
  • MacDowell, Edward: Piano Concerto No.1 in A minor, Op.15 - final movt. Thomas Tirino, pno. Bulgarian RSO/Vassil Kazandjiev.
  • Bottesini, Giovanni: Capriccio a la Chopin. Anthony Halstead, pno., Thomas Martin, db.
  • Berlioz, Hector: Harold in Italy, Op.16 - 3rd movt. Pinchas Zukerman, vla. Montreal SO/Charles Dutoit.
  • Rogers, Stan (arr. Smail, Ron): Fogarty's Cove. The Birralee Blokes/Paul Holley.
  • Hammond, Albert (arr. Knight, Peter): I'm a Train. University of Newcastle Chamber Choir/Philip Matthias.
  • Villa-Lobos, Heitor: Bachianas Brasileiras No.1: The Little Train of the Caipira. London SO/Sir Eugene Goossens.
  • Martin, Hugh (arr. Salinger, Conrad): The trolley song. Judy Garland, voc. MGM Studio Chorus, MGM Studio Orch/Georgie Stoll.
  • There's no Business Like Show Business. Black Dyke Mills Band .
  • Kern, Jerome (arr. Walden, Chris): Smoke gets in your eyes. Amy Dickson, sax. London Session Orch/Chris Walden.
  • Paganini, Nicolo: Cantabile. Joshua Bell, vln., Samuel Sanders, pno.
  • Holst, Gustav: The Planets, Op.32 - Jupiter. Vienna PO, Vienna State Opera Chorus/Herbert von Karajan.
  • Finzi, Gerald: My Spirit Sang all Day. Trinity College Choir, Melbourne/Michael Leighton Jones.
  • Durufle, Maurice: Ubi caritas. Trinity College Choir, Melbourne/Michael Leighton Jones.
  • Guilmant, (Felix) Alexandre: Symphony No.1 in D Minor for Organ & Orchestra - 3rd movt, Op.42. Simon Preston, org. Adelaide SO/Nicholas Braithwaite.
  • Satie, Erik (arr. Canham, Nicole): Gymnopedie No.1. Clarity .
  • Charlton, Richard: Capricorn Skies: A sky for dreaming. Guitar Trek .
  • Mascagni, Pietro: Cavalleria Rusticana: The Easter Hymn. Julia Varady, sop. London Opera Chorus, National PO/Gianandrea Gavazzeni.
  • Strauss R: Capriccio: Introduction to the Final Scene. Barry Tuckwell, horn Royal PO/Vladimir Ashkenazy.
  • Nielsen, Carl: Humoresque Bagatelles, FS22. Mina Miller, pno.
  • Sousa, John Philip: Humoresque on Gershwin's "Swanee". Razumovsky SO/Keith Brion.
  • Coates, Eric: Dancing Nights. BBC Concert Orch/John Wilson.

  • 5th April

    Show Playlist
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Idomeneo - Overture. London PO/Bernard Haitink.
  • Davey, Richard: Ah mine heart, remember thee well. Magdalen Collection/Harry Christophers.
  • Price, Florence: Symphony No.4 in D minor. 4th movt. Fort Smith Symphony/John Jeter.
  • Brahms, Johannes: String Quartet No.3 in B flat, Op.67.2nd movt. Emerson String Quartet .
  • Prima, Louis: Sing Sing Sing. Queensland Pops Orch/Colin Harper.
  • Godard, Benjamin Louis: Village Wedding - Impressions of the Country. I Salonisti .
  • Lemper, Ute: Madrigal Written in Winter. Freddy Torrealba, charango, Ute Lemper, voc. Unnamed Ensemble .
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: 3rd movt. from Brandenburg Concerto No.5 in D, BWV1050. English Concert/Trevor Pinnock.
  • Alford, Kenneth J.: The Mad Major. Eastman Wind Ensemble/Frederick Fennell.
  • German, Sir Edward: Merrie England. Slovak RSO/Adrian Leaper.
  • Desplat, Alexandre: River Waltz. Lang Lang, pno.
  • Romberg B: Concertino in A, Op.72. 1st movt. Antonio Meneses, vlc., Werner Thomas-Mifune, vlc. Bamberg SO/Georg Schmohe.
  • Gibbs, Cecil Armstrong: Ann's Cradle Song. Nik Hancock-Child, bar., Rosemary Hancock-Child, pno.
  • Haydn, Franz Joseph: Cello Concerto No.1 in C, Hob.VIIb:1. 3rd movt. Matt Haimovitz, vlc. English CO/Sir Andrew Davis.
  • Teagarden, Jack: Texas Tea Party. Jack Teagarden, voc. Benny Goodman and His Orch .
  • Dussek, Franz Xaver: Sinfonia in G. 1st movt. Helios 18/Marie-Louise Oschatz.
  • Adams, John: China Gates. Peter Waters, pno.
  • Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich: Eugene Onegin: Waltz. Royal PO/Sir Thomas Beecham.
  • Westlake, Nigel: Avinu Malkeinu - Hymn of Compassion. Lior, voc. Sydney SO/Nigel Westlake.
  • Rubinstein, Anton: Cavalry Trot. Dennis Hennig, pno.
  • Hummel, Johann: Clarinet quartet in E flat. 1st movt. Andrea Pecolo, vln., Fabrizio Meloni, cl., Luca Ranieri, vla., Mario Finotti, vlc.
  • Stolzel, Gottfried Heinrich: Concerto grosso in D for 6 trumpets.1st movt. Bernard Soustrot, tpt., Guy Touvron, tpt., Jacques Jarmasson, tpt., Jean-Paul Leroy, tpt., Maurice Andre, tpt., Thierry Caens, tpt. Ensemble Orchl de Paris/Jean-Pierre Wallez.
  • Arlen, Harold (arr. Haden, Charlie): Ill Wind. Norah Jones, voc. Charlie Haden Quartet West .
  • Bach JC: Symphony in G, Op.3/6. Camerata Budapest/Hanspeter Gmur.
  • Steiner, Max: Tara's theme from Gone with the Wind. Percy Faith Orch .
  • Mendelssohn Fanny: Piano Sonata in G minor. 4th movt. Liana Serbescu, pno.
  • Lehar, Franz: Giuditta: Meine Lippen sie kussen so heiss. Lorina Gore, sop. Tasmanian SO/Marko Letonja.
  • Weyse, Christoph Ernst Friedrich: Symphony No.5 in E Flat. 4th movt. Royal Danish Orch/Michael Schonwandt.
  • Milford, Robin: Jenifer's Jingle. Raphael Terroni, pno.

  • 2nd April

    Show Playlist
  • Gregorio Lamranzi: Dances from Neue und Curieuse - The Pretorius Consort/Christopher Ball - Label: Alto
  • Franc¸ois Devienne: Rondo from Sinfonia Concertante in B Flat for 2 Flutes - Patrick Gallois, fte; Swedish Chamber Orch/Per Flemstro¨m - Label: Naxos
  • Percy Grainger: Colonial Song - Benaud Trio {The Aussie Album} - Label: ABC Classics
  • Beethoven: Allegro non troppo from Symphony No.4 in B-Flat - Staatskapelle Berlin - Label: Warner Classics 2000
  • Trad: Hur var du i aftes sa° sildig (How are you feeling after your illness last night?) - Danish String Quartet {Last Leaf} Label: ECM
  • Cilea: "Ecco, respiro appena" from Adriana Lecouvreur - Maria Callas, sop; Philharmonia Orchestra {Pure - Maria Callas} Label: Warner Classics
  • Vivaldi: Allegro (1.) Violin Concerto in D, RV208 "Il grosso mogul" - Rachel Podger, vln; Brecom Baroque Label: Channel Classics
  • Mozart: 'Ruhe sanft, mein holdes Leben' from Zaide, K.344 - James Galway, fte; Sinfonia Varsovia - {My Magic Flute} - Label: DG
  • Louis Spohr: Larghetto (2.) from Symphony No.3 in C Min - North German Radio SO - Label: Profil
  • Rameau: Rigaudons from Nai¨s - Le Concert des Nations/Jordi Savall - Label: Alia Vox
  • Mendelssohn: Adagio (2.) Piano Concerto No.2 - Jean-Yves Thibaudet, pno; Gewandhaus Orchestra Leipzig/Herbert Blomstedt - Label: Decca (2001)
  • Easter Weather Forecast
  • JS Bach: Largo from Violin Sonata No.3 (Arr.for piano by Saint-Saëns) - Luigi Palombi, pno; {Fake Bach} - Label Dynamic - (NEW)
  • Telemann: Quartet in B-Flat (Arr.Strings) - Holland Baroque {Telemann Polonoise} Label Pentatone - (NEW)
  • Beethoven: 'Credo Et incarnatus est de Spiritu Sancto' from Missa solemnis - RIAS Chamber Choir/Freiburg Baroque Orch/René Jacobs - Label: Harmonia Mundi - (NEW)
  • Vivaldi: Concerto for Oboe Strings and Cont Perrine Devilliers, obo - The 1750 Project/Benoi^t Laurent - {Serenissima} - Label: Limon Musique
  • THE CLASSICAL CONUNDRUM - our weekly classical music quiz
  • Beethoven: Andante (2.) Piano Sonata WoO47 (Kurfursten Sonatas) - Emil Gilels, pno; Label: Olympia
  • Hans-Hendrik Wehding: Interlude from The Golden Pavilion - Grosses Orchester of Graz - {The Golden Pavilon} - Label: Berlin Classics 0037042ART
  • Giovanni Battista Bononcini: Per la gloria d'adorarvi - Luciano Pavarotti, ten; Orchestra del Teatro Comunale di Bologna/Richard Bonynge - {The Pavarotti Edition Vol.7} - Label: Decca
  • Elena Kats Chernin: Roses in a Box - William Howard, pno; {Sixteen Contemporary Love Songs} - Label: Orchid Classics
  • EASTER WEATHER FORECAST
  • Donizetti: "Ah mes amis" from La Daughter of the Regiment - Petr Nekorance, ten - Czech PO/Christopher Franklin - {French Arias} - Label: Supraphon
  • Pietro Locatelli: Capriccio (3.) from Violin Concerto No.3 - Ilya Gringolts, vln; Finnish Baroque Orch {Il Labirinto Armonico} - Label: BIS
  • Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 8 in C-Minor, Op. 13 'Pathetique' - Andras Schiff, pno; Label: ECM
  • Mozart: Trio from Cosi fan tutte, K.588 - Clarinotts (Andreas, Daniel & Ernst Ottensamer, clarinets - Wiener Virtuosen Streichensemble - Label: DG 4811917
  • Tchaikovsky: Capriccio Italien Op.45 - Gothenburg SO/Neeme Ja¨rvi - Label BIS
  • Brahms: Allegro from Symphony No.4 - LAPO/Gustavo Dudamel DG 0289 477 9459 2 - (Grammy Award 2012 Best Orchestral Performance)
  • Haydn: Allegro (3.) from Trumpet Concerto in E Flat - Ha¨kan Hardenberger, tpt; ASMF Sir Neville Label: Decca

  • 1st April

    Show Playlist
  • Arensky, Anton: Overture to Egyptian Nights, Op.50. Moscow SO/Dmitry Yablonsky.
  • Massenet, Jules: Werther! Qui m'aurait dit la place. Angela Gheorghiu, sop. London SO/Antonio Pappano.
  • Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Mario: Five Little Waltzes, Op.54. Jordi Maso, pno.
  • Strauss Jnr: Matador march, Op.406. Slovak State PO/Alfred Walter.
  • Biber, Heinrich Ignaz Franz von: from Missa Christi Resurgentis. English Concert, English Concert Choir/Andrew Manze.
  • Debussy, Claude: 2nd of Images, Set 2. Arturo B Michelangeli, pno.
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: first movement from Brandenburg Concerto No.5 in D, BWV1050. Jaime Martin, fte., Jakob Lindberg, theorbo, Kenneth Sillito, vln., Murray Perahia, pno. Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Murray Perahia.
  • Traditional: The Wild Rover. The Celtic Tenors, The Dubliners .
  • Berlioz, Hector: Damnation of Faust: Hungarian March. Melbourne SO/Jorge Mester.
  • Gershwin, George (arr. Cable, Howard): The Brothers Gershwin. Simon Preston, org.
  • Lalo, Edouard: last movement from Symphonie espagnole in D minor, Op.21. Itzhak Perlman, vln. Orchestre de Paris/Daniel Barenboim.
  • Rossini, Gioachino: The Italian Girl in Algiers: Amici in ogno evento. Vivica Genaux, m-sop. Paris Orchl Ensemble/John Nelson.
  • Napravnik, Eduard: Russian fantasy in B minor, Op.39. Evgeny Soifertis, pno. BBC Scottish SO/Alexander Titov.
  • Vallet, Nicolas: Bouree d'Avignon. Paul O'Dette, lute .
  • Bock, Jerry (arr. Hayman, Richard): Fiddler on the Roof. Richard Hayman and His Orch .
  • Bruckner, Anton: 2nd mov3ment from Symphony No.9 in D minor. London SO/Sir Colin Davis.
  • Arcas, Julian: Fantasy on Themes from 'La Traviata'. Jeremy Jouve, gtr.
  • Brahms, Johannes: last movement Piano Quartet No.1 in G minor, Op.25 (arr. piano 4 hands). Christian Kohn, pno., Silke-Thora Matthies, pno.
  • Rossini, Gioachino: William Tell - Selva opaca. Mirella Freni, sop. National PO/Riccardo Chailly.
  • Mendelssohn, Felix: Song Without Words in D, Op.109. Frank Braley, pno., Roel Dieltiens, vlc.
  • de Coincy, Gautier: 2nd movement from Ma Viele. The Harp Consort/Andrew Lawrence-King.
  • Couperin, Francois: from Concert Royal No.4 in E minor. Trio Sonnerie .
  • Blancafort, Manuel: Mountain Songs. Miquel Villalba, pno.


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