A major symphony at midnight followed by no-chat, non-stop fine music through the small hours until 6:00 a.m.

 

Sunday Notturno 2:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m.


8th August

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  • Saint-Saens, Camille: Symphony No.3 in C minor, Op.78, Organ. Vincent Warnier, org. Lyon NO/Leonard Slatkin.
  • Mendelssohn, Felix: Paulus Op.36. Gundula Janowitz, sop., Hans-Peter Blochwitz, ten., Rosemarie Lang, sop., Theo Adam, bass Gewandhaus Children's Choir, Gewandhaus Orch, Leipzig Radio Choir/Kurt Masur.
  • Mendelssohn, Felix: Paulus Op.36. Gundula Janowitz, sop., Hans-Peter Blochwitz, ten., Rosemarie Lang, sop., Theo Adam, bass Gewandhaus Children's Choir, Gewandhaus Orch, Leipzig Radio Choir/Kurt Masur.
  • Schumann, Robert: Carnaval, Op.9. Geoffrey Tozer, pno.
  • Vine, Carl: Sonata for flute & piano. David Miller, pno., Geoffrey Collins, fte.
  • Britten, Benjamin: Variations on a theme of Frank Bridge, Op.10. Bournemouth Sinfonietta/Ronald Thomas.
  • Korngold, Erich: Violin Sonata in D, Op.6. Glenn Dicterow, vln., Israela Margalit, pno.
  • Various: A Classic Case of Love. Helen Noonan, sop., Peter Constant, gtr.
  • Anderson, Andrew: Piano Quartet No. 2. Australia Piano Quartet .
  • Paganini, Nicolo: Violin Concerto No.1 in D, Op.6. Adele Anthony, vln. Tasmanian SO/Shalom Ronly-Riklis.

  • 7th August

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  • Chausson, Ernest: Symphony in B flat, Op.20. Philharmonia Orch/Francesco d'Avalos.
  • Gounod, Charles: Third Solemn Mass. Jubilee Choir, Jubilee Orch, St Mary's Cathedral Choir, Sydney Conservatorium Choir, Sydney Conservatorium Chorale/David Russell.
  • Saint-Saens, Camille: Cello Concerto No.2 in D minor, Op.119. Laszlo Varga, vlc. Westphalian SO/Siegfried Landau.
  • Charpentier, Marc-Antoine: Missa 'Assumpta est Maria', H.11. Les Arts Florissants/William Christie.
  • Widor, Charles-Marie: Piano Quintet in D minor, Op.7. Ilona Prunyi, pno. New Budapest Quartet .
  • Dukas, Paul: Variations, Interlude and Finale on a theme by Rameau. Margaret Fingerhut, pno.
  • Schmitt, Florent: La Tragedie de Salome, Op.50. Detroit SO/Paul Paray.
  • Milhaud, Darius: The ox on the roof, Op.58. French NO/Leonard Bernstein.
  • Magnard, Alberic: Symphony No. 3 in B flat minor, Op.11. Toulouse Capitole Orch/Michel Plasson.
  • Auber, Daniel (arr. Lambert, Constant): Les Rendez-vous. English Concert Orch/Richard Bonynge.
  • Thomas, Ambroise: String quartet in E minor, Op.1. Daniel String Quartet .
  • Meyerbeer, Giacomo: Clarinet Quintet in E flat. Dieter Klocker, cl. Berlin Philharmonic Quartet .
  • Gossec, Francois: Terribilis est. Alain Buet, bass, Cyril Auvity, alto., James Oxley, ten., Kareen Durand, sop. Les Agremens, Namur Chamber Choir/Jean-Claude Malgoire.
  • Holmes, Augusta Mary Anne: Overture for a Comedy. Rheinland-Pfalz Philharmonic/Samuel Friedman.
  • Satie, Erik: Je te veux. Philippe Entremont, pno.
  • Tailleferre, Germaine: Concertino for Harp & Orchestra. Gillian Benet, harp Women's Philharmonic/JoAnn Falletta.

  • 6th August

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  • Rubbra, Edmund: Symphony No. 5 in B Flat, Op.63. Melbourne SO/Hans-Hubert Schonzeler.
  • Albeniz, Isaac: Sonata No.5. Albert Guinovart, pno.
  • Mendelssohn, Felix: First Walpurgis Night, Op.60. Annelies Burmeister, contr., Eberhard Buchner, ten., Siegfried Lorenz, bar., Siegfried Vogel, bass Gewandhaus Orch, Leipzig Radio Choir/Kurt Masur.
  • Mendelssohn, Felix: Concerto for Violin, Piano and strings in D minor. Gidon Kremer, vln., Martha Argerich, pno. Orpheus CO .
  • Janacek, Leos (arr. Mackerras, Sir Charles): The Cunning Little Vixen - Suite. Czech PO/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Chopin, Frederick: Sonata for cello and piano in G minor, Op.65. Daniel Barenboim, pno., Jacqueline du Pre, vlc.
  • Woolfenden, Guy: Bassoon Concerto. Double Reed Society CO/Nicholas Daniel.
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: Sonata in G minor, BWV1030b. Alexandre Oguey, cor ang., Diana Doherty, oboe, Linda Kent, hpschd., Shefali Pryor, oboe .
  • Saint-Saens, Camille: Ascanio, Act II: Twelve dances. Orch Victoria/Guillaume Tourniaire.
  • Brahms, Johannes: Piano Quartet No.1 in G minor, Op.25. Emanuel Ax, pno., Isaac Stern, vln., Jaime Laredo, vla., Yo-Yo Ma, vlc.
  • Bach CPE: Concerto in F, Wq.46. Andreas Staier, hpschd., Robert Hill, hpschd. Musica Antiqua Cologne/Reinhard Goebel.
  • Boccherini, Luigi: Cello concerto No. 7 in G, G.480. Johannes Goritzi, vlc. Neuss German Chamber Academy/Johannes Goritzki.
  • Albeniz, Isaac: Piano Concerto No.1 in A minor, Concierto fantastico, Op.78. Felicja Blumental, pno. Turin SO/Alberto Zedda.
  • Delius, Frederick: Walk to the Paradise Garden. Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Delius, Frederick: Song Before Sunrise. Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Albeniz, Isaac: Six Little Waltzes, Op.25. Guillermo Gonzalez, pno.

  • 5th August

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  • Shostakovich, Dmitri: Symphony No. 5 in D minor, Op 47. Royal PO/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Field, John: Nocturne No. 6 in F - Cradle Song. Miceal O'Rourke, pno.
  • Field, John: Nocturne No. 7 in C. Benjamin Frith, pno.
  • Monteverdi, Claudio: Thanksgiving Mass. Joseph Cornwell, ten., Richard Wistreich, bar. Taverner Consort/Andrew Parrott.
  • Monteverdi, Claudio: Christe redemptor omnium. King's Consort, King's Consort Choir/Robert King.
  • Mendelssohn Fanny: Piano Sonata in C minor. Liana Serbescu, pno.
  • Mendelssohn, Felix: Three Caprices, Op.33. Benjamin Frith, pno.
  • Rossini, Gioachino: Le Comte Ory. Gloria Montanari, m-sop., Huw Rhys-Evans, ten., Linda Gerrard, sop., Luca Salsi, bar., Luisa Islam-Ali-Zade, sop., Sofia Soloviy, sop., Wojtek Gierlach, bass Czech Chamber Soloists, Czech Philharmonic Choir, Brno/Brad Cohen.
  • Corelli, Arcangelo: Concerto Grosso in B flat, Op.6/11. Ensemble 415/Chiara Banchini.
  • Corelli, Arcangelo: Concerto Grosso in D, Op.6/7. Ensemble 415/Chiara Banchini.
  • Gilmour, Russell: Suite: You Say You've Seen Seven Wonders. Gilmour Ensemble .
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: Cantata BWV 94, What care I for the world. Kurt Equiluz, ten., Paul Esswood, alto, Philippe Huttenlocher, bass, Wilhelm Wiedl, sop. Concentus Musicus Vienna, Tolz Boys' Choir/Nikolaus Harnoncourt.
  • Faure, Gabriel: (arr. Rabaud):Dolly suite, Op.56. Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Glazunov, Alexander: Concert Waltz No. 1 in D, Op. 47. Moscow SO/Igor Golovschin.
  • Schubert, Franz (arr. Birnie, Tessa): Eighteen dances. Tessa Birnie, pno.

  • 4th August

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  • Sibelius, Jean: Symphony No.1 in E Minor, Op.39. Vienna PO/Lorin Maazel.
  • Mendelssohn, Felix: Piano Sonata in E, Op.6. Murray Perahia, pno.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Bassoon Concerto in B Flat, K191. Guilhaume Santana, bsn. Orch Mozart/Claudio Abbado.
  • Pergolesi, Giovanni: Stabat Mater. Gloria Banditelli, contr., Monika Frimmer, sop. Capella Agostino Steffani, Westphalian Church Choir/Lajos Rovatkay.
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: Orchestral suite No.4 in D, BWV1069. Amsterdam Baroque Orch/Ton Koopman.
  • Schumann, Robert: Concert Piece in F for Four Horns, Op.86. Meir Rimon, horn Israel PO/Meir Rimon.
  • Lorca, Federico Garcia: Canciones espanolas antiguas (Old Spanish Folksongs). Ginesa Ortega, m-sop. Barcelona Gran Teatre del Liceu Orch/Josep Pons.
  • Selleck, Johanna: Four Tapestries. Raga Dolls Salon Orch/David Osborne.
  • Dvorak, Antonin: Piano Quintet No.2 in A, Op.81, B155. Piers Lane, pno. Goldner String Quartet .
  • Faure, Gabriel: The Birth of Venus, Op.29. Jenny Duck-Chong, m-sop., Paul McMahon, ten., Sara Macliver, sop., Teddy Tahu Rhodes, bar. Cantillation, Sinfonia Australis/Antony Walker.
  • Rachmaninov, Sergei: Isle of the Dead, Op.29. Philharmonia Orch/Jacek Kaspszyk.
  • Weber, Carl Maria von: Clarinet concerto No.2 in E flat, Op.74. Antony Pay, cl. Orch of Age of Enlightenment .
  • Riisager, Knudage: Etudes. Danish RSO/Gennady Rozhdestvensky.
  • Purcell, Henry: A New Ground, Z682. Danny Fischer, drums, Elizabeth Anderson, hpschd., Kylie Davies, db.
  • Scarlatti, Domenico: Sonata in D minor, K517. Danny Fischer, drums, Elizabeth Anderson, hpschd., Kylie Davies, db.

  • 3rd August

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  • Haydn, Franz Joseph: Symphony No. 52 in C minor, Hob.I:52. Academy of Ancient Music/Christopher Hogwood.
  • Bliss, Sir Arthur: Adam Zero: Ballet in one scene. English Northern Philharmonia/David Lloyd-Jones.
  • Muffat, Georg: Sonata V a tre (Armonico Tributo 1682). London Baroque/Charles Medlam.
  • Sullivan, Sir Arthur (arr. Mackerras, Sir Charles): Pineapple Poll. Philharmonia Orch/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Oboe Concerto in C, K.314. Randall Wolfgang, oboe Orpheus CO .
  • Falla, Manuel de: Nights in the gardens of Spain. Alicia de Larrocha, pno. London PO/Rafael Fruhbeck de Burgos.
  • Novak, Vitezslav: Pan - Symphonic Poem, Op.43. Slovak PO/Zdenek Bilek.
  • Prokofiev, Sergei: Lieutenant Kije Suite, Op.60. London SO/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Rachmaninov, Sergei: (arr. Kogosowski):Concerto Elegiaque in D Minor, Op.9b. Alan Kogosowski, pno. Detroit SO/Neeme Jarvi.
  • d'Indy, Vincent: Concerto in E flat for Flute, Cello, Piano and Strings, Op.89. Brigitte Engerer, pno., Magali Mosnier, fte., Marc Coppey, vlc. Orch of Brittany/Lionel Bringuier.
  • Elgar, Sir Edward: Dream children, Op.43. Queensland SO/Sir Bernard Heinze.
  • Weber, Carl Maria von: Clarinet concertino in E flat, Op.26. Antony Pay, cl. Orch of Age of Enlightenment .
  • Jongen, Joseph: Andante Espressivo. Roger Benedict, vla., Timothy Young, pno.
  • Jongen, Joseph: Introduction and Dance, Op.102. Roger Benedict, vla., Timothy Young, pno.
  • Addison, John: Strange Invaders. BBC Concert Orch/Rumon Gamba.

  • 2nd August

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  • Roman, Johan Helmich: Concerto Grosso in B flat, BeRI 46. Helen Jahren, oboe Musica Vitae/Wojciech Rajski.
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: Diabelli Variations in C, Op.120. Gerard Willems, pno.
  • Elgar, Sir Edward: Sea Pictures, Op.37. Linda Finnie, contr. London PO/Bryden Thomson.
  • Easton, Michael: Piccolo concerto. Frederick Shade, picc. Academy of Melbourne/Brett Kelly.
  • Hummel, Johann: Grand harpsichord sonata with mandolin and violin obbligato. Alison Stephens, mndln., Richard Burnett, fortepiano .
  • Haydn, Franz Joseph: Mass in D minor, "Nelson", Hob XXII:11. Anne Howells, m-sop., Anthony Rolfe Johnson, ten., Barbara Bonney, sop., Stephen Roberts, bass City of London Sinfonia, London Symphony Chorus/Richard Hickox.
  • Rutter, John: Suite Lyrique. Catrin Finch, harp Sinfonia Cymru/John Rutter.
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: Serenade in D for flute, violin and viola, Op.25. Australian Chamber Soloists .
  • Bacarisse, Salvador: Concertino for guitar and orchestra in A minor, Op.72. Karin Schaupp, gtr. Tasmanian SO/Benjamin Northey.
  • Haydn, Franz Joseph: Andantino (Allegretto) with Variations in A, Hob.XVII:8. Ronald Brautigam, fortepiano .

  • 1st August

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  • Mahler, Gustav: Symphony No.10 in F sharp. Bournemouth SO/Sir Simon Rattle.
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: Creatures of Prometheus, Op.43. Orpheus CO .
  • Rachmaninov, Sergei: Etudes-Tableaux, Op.39. John Lill, pno.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Concerto for Flute and Harp in C, K299. Claude Monteux, fte., Osian Ellis, harp Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Rachmaninov, Sergei: Symphony No.2 in E minor, Op.27. Cincinnati SO/Paavo Jarvi.
  • Dvorak, Antonin: Piano Concerto in G minor, Op.33, B63. Garrick Ohlsson, pno. Czech PO/Jiri Belohlavek.
  • Delibes, Leo: Coppelia Ballet Suite. Berlin PO/Herbert von Karajan.
  • Koehne, Graeme: Between Two Worlds. Tasmanian SO/Richard Mills.
  • Moreno Torroba, Federico: Strawberry Trees. Narciso Yepes, gtr.
  • Albeniz, Mateo: Guitar Sonata. Narciso Yepes, gtr.

  • 31st July

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  • Hill, Alfred: Symphony No. 7 in E minor. Queensland SO/Wilfred Lehmann.
  • Josquin Desprez: Missa Pange Lingua. Sydney Chamber Choir/Nicholas Routley.
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: Brandenburg Concerto No.1 in F, BWV1046. English Concert/Trevor Pinnock.
  • Haydn, Franz Joseph: Symphony No. 94 in G, Hob.I:94 - Surprise. Orch of the 18th Century/Frans Bruggen.
  • Brahms, Johannes: Piano Quintet in F minor, Op.34. Piers Lane, pno. New Budapest Quartet .
  • Victoria, Tomas Luis de: Vadam et circuibo. Monteverdi Choir/Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
  • Handel, George Frederic: Concerto Grosso in F, Op.3/4. Concentus Musicus Vienna/Nikolaus Harnoncourt.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: String Quartet No. 7 in E Flat, K160. Quartetto Italiano .
  • Schubert, Franz: Symphony No.9 in C, D944 - Great. CO of Europe/Claudio Abbado.
  • Schumann C: Piano concerto in A minor, Op.7. Susanne Launhardt, pno. Merck CO/Zdenek Simane.
  • Schumann, Robert: String Quartet in F, Op.41/2. Quartetto Italiano .
  • Bach CPE: Sinfonia in E Flat, Wq.183/2. English Concert/Andrew Manze.
  • Scarlatti, Domenico: Sonata in C, K170. Francesco Nicolosi, pno.
  • Clemens non Papa, Jacob: Missa Pastores Quidnam Vidistis. Tallis Scholars/Peter Phillips.
  • Telemann, Georg Philipp: Concerto in G for Oboe d'Amore, TWV G3. Thomas Stacy, oboe d'amore Toronto CO/Kevin Mallon.
  • Wolfl, Joseph: Piano Sonata in D minor, Op.33/2. Jon Nakamatsu, pno.

  • 30th July

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  • Vaughan Williams, Ralph: A Sea Symphony (Symphony No.1). Joan Rodgers, sop., William Shimell, bar. Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Choir, Royal Liverpool PO/Vernon Handley.
  • Prokofiev, Sergei: Piano Concerto No.3 in C, Op.26. Michel Beroff, pno. Gewandhaus Orch/Kurt Masur.
  • Puccini, Giacomo: Gianni Schicchi: O mio babbino caro. Renee Fleming, sop. London PO/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Lovelock, William: Trumpet Concerto. Geoffrey Payne, tpt. Melbourne SO/John Hopkins.
  • Sinding, Christian: Violin Concerto in A, Op.45. Henning Kraggerud, vln. Bournemouth SO/Bjarte Engeset.
  • Sinding, Christian: Romance in D, Op.100. Henning Kraggerud, vln. Bournemouth SO/Bjarte Engeset.
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: Italian Concerto in F, BWV971. Fazil Say, pno.
  • Saint-Saens, Camille: Suite in D minor, Op.16. Johannes Moser, vlc. Stuttgart RSO/Fabrice Bollon.
  • Telemann, Georg Philipp: Overture-Suite in E minor, TWV55:e1. Musica Antiqua Cologne/Reinhard Goebel.
  • Rossini, Gioachino (arr. Respighi, Ottorino): La Boutique fantasque. National PO/Richard Bonynge.
  • Vine, Carl: Oboe Concerto. David Nuttall, oboe Australian Youth Orch/Diego Masson.
  • Bach CPE: Organ Concerto in G, Wq.34. Marie-Claire Alain, org. Jean-Francois Paillard CO/Jean-Francois Paillard.
  • Grieg, Edvard: Peer Gynt, Op.23: excerpts. London SO/Oivin Fjeldstad.
  • Lennon/McCartney (arr. Koch, Gareth): Blackbird. Luminesca Duo .