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.


18th November

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  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Symphony No.38 in D, K.504 - Prague. English Concert/Trevor Pinnock.
  • Mendelssohn, Felix: Symphony No.4 in A, Op.90 'Italian'. Tasmanian SO/Sebastian Lang-Lessing.
  • Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich: Swan Lake, Op.20. Rafael Druian, vln. Minneapolis SO/Antal Dorati.
  • Bach CPE: Concerto in E flat, Wq.47. Leon Berben, hpschd., Robert Hill, fortepiano Musica Antiqua Cologne/Reinhard Goebel.
  • Rutter, John: Beatles Concerto. Paul Schaefer, pno., Peter Rostal, pno. Royal PO/John Rutter.
  • Brahms, Johannes: Clarinet Quintet in B minor, Op.115. Southbank Players .
  • Prokofiev, Sergei: Alexander Nevsky, Op.78. Christine Cairns, m-sop. Los Angeles Master Chorale, Los Angeles PO/Andre Previn.
  • Prokofiev, Sergei: Alexander Nevsky, Op.78. Christine Cairns, m-sop. Los Angeles Master Chorale, Los Angeles PO/Andre Previn.
  • Hummel, Johann: Adagio, Theme and Variations in F, Op. 102. Heinz Holliger, oboe English CO/Raymond Leppard.

  • 17th November

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  • Hill, Alfred: Symphony No. 7 in E minor. Queensland SO/Wilfred Lehmann.
  • Weber, Carl Maria von: Andante and Rondo Ungarese in C minor, Op.35. Klaus Thunemann, bsn. Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Purcell, Henry: Come Ye Sons of Art, Ode for the Birthday of Queen Mary, 1694, Z232. David Hansen, alto., Jacques Imbrailo, bass, Kate Royal, sop., Rachel Beckett, rec., Rachel Brown, rec., Tim Mead, alto. Academy of Ancient Music, King's College Choir Cambridge/Stephen Cleobury.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Grand Sextet in E flat in Concertante Style, K364. Australia Ensemble .
  • Sibelius, Jean: Four Pieces, Op.78. Ian Munro, pno., Zoe Knighton, vlc.
  • Gliere, Reinhold: Bronze Horseman Suite, Op.89a. BBC PO/Sir Edward Downes.
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: Octet in E flat, Op.103. Members of the Berlin Philharmonic .
  • Potter, Cipriani: Piano Concerto No.4 in E. Howard Shelley, pno. Tasmanian SO/Howard Shelley.
  • Hummel, Johann: String Quartet in C major, Op.30/1. Delme Quartet .
  • Bax, Sir Arnold: Harp Quintet. Skaila Kanga, harp English String Quartet .
  • Hasselmans, Alphonse: La Source, Op.44. Mary Anderson, harp .
  • Debussy, Claude: Clair de lune. Mary Anderson, harp .

  • 16th November

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  • Diamond, David: Symphony No. 2. Seattle SO/Gerard Schwarz.
  • Ligeti, Gyorgy: A Capella Choral Works. London Sinfonietta Voices/Terry Edwards.
  • Brumby, Colin: Piano Concerto No.1 in C minor. Wendy Pomroy, pno. West Australian SO/Patrick Thomas.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Nineteen Minuets, K103. Vienna Mozart Ensemble/Willi Boskovsky.
  • Chindamo, Joe: Tempesta for String Quartet. Australian String Quartet .
  • Smalley, Roger: Trio for horn, violin and piano. Darryl Poulsen, horn, Paul Wright, vln., Roger Smalley, pno.
  • Lambert, Constant: Music from the ballet 'Horoscope'. Liverpool PO, Philharmonia Orch/Constant Lambert.
  • Various: A Classic Case of Love. Helen Noonan, sop., Peter Constant, gtr.
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: Triple Concerto in C, Op.56. David Oistrakh, vln., Mstislav Rostropovich, vlc., Sviatoslav Richter, pno. Berlin PO/Herbert von Karajan.
  • Koechlin, Charles: Chansons Bretonnes, Op.115. Bengt Forsberg, pno., Mats Lidstrom, vlc.
  • Edwards, Ross: Arafura Ariosa. SHE Seven Harp Ensemble .

  • 15th November

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  • Alwyn, William: Symphony No.3. London SO/Richard Hickox.
  • Paisiello, Giovanni: Piano Concerto No. 3 in A. Mariaclara Monetti, pno. English CO/Stephanie Gonley.
  • Crecquillon, Thomas: Cur Fernande pater. Brabant Ensemble/Stephen Rice.
  • Crusell, Bernhard Henrik: Clarinet Concerto No. 3 in B flat, Op.11. Per Billman, cl. Uppsala CO/Gerard Korsten.
  • Scarlatti, Domenico: Sonata in D, K478. Evgeny Zarafiants, pno.
  • Berkeley, Sir Lennox: Violin Sonata No.1. Arabella Teniswood-Harvey, pno., Edwin Paling, vln.
  • Schubert, Franz: Piano Trio No.1 in B flat, D.898. Trio Wanderer .
  • Ravel, Maurice: String Quartet in F. Skampa Quartet .
  • Rawsthorne, Alan: Madame Chrysantheme - Ballet Suite. Pro Arte Orch/Alan Rawsthorne.
  • Dohnanyi, Ernst von: Symphonic Minutes, Op.36. BBC PO/Matthias Bamert.
  • Rutter, John: Anthem: Come Down, O Love Divine. Clare College Choir/Timothy Brown.
  • Jolivet, Andre: Divertissement for Flute & Harp - Alla Rustica. Elinor Bennett, harp, Judith Hall, fte.
  • Wolf-Ferrari, Ermanno: Suite-concertino in F, Op.16. Kim Walker, bsn. London Mozart Players/Jane Glover.
  • Hill, Alfred: String Quartet No.5 in E flat, The Allies. Dominion Quartet .
  • Hart, Fritz: The Bush, Op.59. Melbourne SO/Richard Divall.
  • Ireland, John: Violin Sonata No.1 in D minor. Ian Brown, pno., Lydia Mordkovitch, vln.
  • Massenet, Jules: Overture - King of Lahore. West Australian SO/Werner Andreas Albert.
  • Wolfl, Joseph: Piano Sonata in C, Op.33/1. Jon Nakamatsu, pno.
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: Leonore Overture No.2, Op.72b. Berlin PO/Herbert von Karajan.

  • 14th November

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  • Bruckner, Anton: Symphony No.3 in D minor. Dresden State Orch/George Szell.
  • Haydn, Franz Joseph: String Quartet in E Flat, Hob.III:80, Op.76/6. Su Ying Aw, vla., Catherine Young, vln., Wilma Smith, vln., Zoe Wallace, vlc.
  • Goldschmidt, Berthold: Cello Concerto. Yo-Yo Ma, vlc. Montreal SO/Charles Dutoit.
  • Kats-Chernin, Elena: Wild Swans Suite. Jane Sheldon, sop. Tasmanian SO/Ola Rudner.
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian (arr. Long, Michael): Partita in B minor, BWV1002. Michael Long, gtr., Nokuthula Ngwenyama, vla.
  • Brahms, Johannes (arr. Glanert, Detlev): Four Serious Songs, Op.121. Teddy Tahu Rhodes, bar. Tasmanian SO/Sebastian Lang-Lessing.
  • Rachmaninov, Sergei: Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini, Op.43. Yuri Rozum, pno. Moscow RSO/Andre de Quadros.
  • Monteverdi, Claudio: L'Orfeo. Brett Weymark, ten., Damian Whiteley, bass, Mark Tucker, ten., Paul McMahon, ten., Penelope Mills, sop., Sara Macliver, sop. Cantillation, Orch of the Antipodes/Antony Walker.
  • Clifford, Hubert: A Kentish Suite. BBC PO/Martyn Brabbins.
  • Trumble, Robert: Music for Harpsichord. Max Cooke, hpschd.

  • 13th November

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  • Alfven, Hugo: Symphony No.4 in C minor, "From the Outermost Skerries", Op.39. Christina Hogman, sop., Claes H Ahnsjo, ten. Stockholm PO/Neeme Jarvi.
  • Britten, Benjamin: Nocturnal, Op.70. Craig Ogden, gtr.
  • Handel, George Frederic: Chandos Anthem No.9: O Praise the Lord With One Consent. Alexander Young, ten., Andrew Davis, hpschd., Elizabeth Vaughan, sop., Forbes Robinson, bass, John Langdon, org. Academy of St Martin in the Fields, King's College Choir Cambridge/Sir David Willcocks.
  • Handel, George Frederic: My Heart is inditing, HWV261. Brandenburg Consort, Winchester Cathedral Choir/David Hill.
  • Dussek, Jan Ladislav: Piano Sonata in G minor, Op.10/2. Geoffrey Govier, fortepiano .
  • Dussek, Jan Ladislav: Piano Sonata in A flat, Op.64. Markus Becker, pno.
  • Wallace, William Vincent: Maritana. Damien Smith, bar., Ian Caddy, bass, Lynda Lee, m-sop., Majella Cullagh, sop., Paul Charles Clarke, ten., Quentin Hayes, bar. RTE Concert Orch, RTE Philharmonic Choir/Proinnsias O Duinn.
  • Telemann, Georg Philipp: Recorder Concerto in C. Genevieve Lacey, rec. Melbourne University CO .
  • Kats-Chernin, Elena: Piano Quintet No.1, 'The Offering'. Benjamin Martin, pno. Flinders Quartet .
  • Bach CPE: Symphony in B flat, Wq.182/2. Melbourne CO/Rebecca Chan.
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: Cantata BWV115, Make Yourself Ready, My Spirit. Andreas Scholl, alto., Barbara Schlick, sop., Christoph Pregardien, ten., Gotthold Schwarz, bass Concerto Vocale, Ensemble Baroque de Limoges/Christophe Coin.
  • Borodin, Alexander (arr. Glazunov, Alexander): Petite Suite. Philharmonia Orch/Geoffrey Simon.
  • Wilcher, Phillip: The Walls of Ukhaydir. Jeanell Carrigan, pno.
  • Kats-Chernin, Elena: Adrift. Tamara-Anna Cislowska, pno.

  • 12th November

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  • Scriabin: Symphony No.1 in E, Op.26. Sergei Larin, ten., Brigitte Balleys, m-sop., Berlin Radio Chorus, German SO Berlin/Vladimir Ashkenazy.
  • Rachmaninov (arr. Kogosowski): Concerto Elegiaque in D Minor, Op.9b. Alan Kogosowski, pno., Detroit SO/Neeme Jarvi.
  • Glinka: A Life for the Tsar. Maxim Mikhailov, bass, Natalia Spiller, sop., Yelizaveta Antonova, m-sop., Georgi Nelepp, ten., Alexander Hosson, bass, Ivan Skobtsov, bass, Fyodor Svetlanov, bass, Bolshoi Chorus, Bolshoi Theatre Orch/Alexander Melik-Pashayev.
  • Stravinsky: Apollon Musagete. Scottish CO/Jukka-Pekka Saraste.
  • Taneyev: Violin Sonata in A minor. Ivan Peshkov, vln., Olga Solovieva, pno.
  • Prokofiev: Alexander Nevsky - Film Score. Eugenia Gorohovskaya, m-sop., St Petersburg Chamber Choir, St Petersburg PO, Chorus of St Petersburg Teleradio Co., St Petersburg Chorus Capella 'Lik'/Yuri Temirkanov.
  • Shostakovich (arr. Barshai): Chamber Symphony in C minor, Op.110a. Vienna PO/Mariss Jansons.
  • Tchaikovsky: Sleeping Beauty, Op.66, excerpts. ROHO/Ernest Ansermet.
  • Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich: Deux Morceaux, Op.10. Oxana Yablonskaya, pno.
  • Tchaikovsky: Three Song Transcriptions, Op.16. Oxana Yablonskaya, pno.

  • 11th November

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  • Elgar, Sir Edward: Symphony No.2 in E flat, Op.63. Philharmonia Orch/Giuseppe Sinopoli.
  • Minkus, Leon (arr. Lanchbery, John): Don Quixote. State Orch of Victoria/John Lanchbery.
  • Mendelssohn, Felix: Concerto in A flat for two pianos. Ian Munro, pno., Stephen Coombs, pno. BBC Scottish SO/Jerzy Maksymiuk.
  • Roger, Kurt: Concerto Grosso No.1, Op. 27. Philippe Schartz, tpt. BBC NO of Wales/Jac van Steen.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (arr. Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus): Abduction from the Seraglio, K384, excerpts (arr. winds). Amadeus Winds/Bastian Blomhert.
  • Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich (arr. Dubinsky, Rostislav): Album for the young, Op.39, transcribed for string quartet. Borodin String Quartet .
  • Mendelssohn, Felix: Symphony No.5 in D, Op.107 - Reformation. Vienna PO/Christoph von Dohnányi.
  • Grieg, Edvard (arr. Ardal, Alf): String Quartet in G minor, Op.27 (arr. String orchestra). Oslo Camerata/Stephan Barratt-Due.
  • Holst, Gustav: A Somerset Rhapsody, Op.21/2. London PO/Sir Adrian Boult.

  • 10th November

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  • Kalliwoda: Concertino in F, Op. 11. Diana Doherty, oboe, Queensland SO/Werner Andreas Albert.
  • Handel: Water Music Suite in F, HWV348. Prague CO/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Ravel: Introduction & Allegro for Harp, Flute, Clarinet and String Quartet. Alice Giles, harp, Er'ella Talmi, fte., Avigal Arnheim, cl., Rimma Kaminovsky, vln., Robert Mozes, vln., Yuval Kaminovsky, vla., Yoram Alperin, vlc.
  • Saint-Saens: Piano Trio No.1 in F, Op.18. The Australian Trio.
  • Elgar: Enigma Variations, Op.36. Melbourne SO/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Brahms: Cello Sonata in D, Op.78 (Transcribed from Violin Sonata No. 1). Pieter Wispelwey, vlc., Paolo Giacometti, pno.
  • Rossini: Cantata in Honour of the Supreme Pontiff Pius IX. Michele Pertusi, bar., Paul Austin Kelly, bar., Mariella Devia, sop., Francesco Piccoli, ten., La Scala Chorus, Milan, La Scala Orch, Milan/Riccardo Chailly.
  • Hyde: Trio for Flute, Clarinet and Piano in G. Sydney Chamber Players.
  • Copland: Appalachian Spring. Los Angeles PO/Leonard Bernstein.
  • Haydn: Piano Trio in E flat, Hob.XV:29. Beaux Arts Trio.
  • Rodrigo (arr. Kain): Four Piano Pieces. Guitar Trek.

  • 9th November

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  • Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich: Symphony No.5 in E minor, Op.64. Melbourne SO/Oleg Caetani.
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: Cantata BWV 1, How beautifully shines the morning star. Boys' Choir Soloist, treb., Kurt Equiluz, ten., Max van Egmond, bass Concentus Musicus Vienna, Vienna Boys' Choir/Nikolaus Harnoncourt.
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: String Quartet No. 7 in F, Op.59/1, 'Razumovsky'. Australian String Quartet .
  • Purcell, Henry: Dido and Aeneas, Z626. Anne Sofie von Otter, m-sop., Lynne Dawson, sop., Nigel Rogers, ten., Stephen Varcoe, bar. English Concert, English Concert Choir/Trevor Pinnock.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Divertimento in B flat, K.287. Stuttgart CO/Karl Munchinger.
  • Shostakovich, Dmitri: Concerto No.1 in C minor for Piano, Trumpet & Strings, Op.35. John Ogdon, pno., John Wilbraham, tpt. Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Sances, Giovanni: 17th Century Music for Sopranos, Harp & Guitar. Musica Fabula/Jan Walters.
  • Meale, Richard: String Quartet No.2. Petra String Quartet .
  • Bryant, Craig: Pictures. Anne Gilby, oboe, Craig Bryant, kybd., Craig Bryant, tpt., Mark Shiell, fte., Mark Shiell, rec.
  • Houghton, Phillip: From the Dreaming. Byzantine-Mallon Duo .