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A pleasant and relaxing morning program of medium-length orchestral and chamber works with a segment featuring an accompanied solo artist.


13th January

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  • Telemann: Paris Quartet in D. Elysium Ensemble.
  • Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto in E minor, Op.64. Siqing Lu, vln., Melbourne SO/Benjamin Northey.
  • Mozart: Symphony No. 1 in E Flat, K16. The English Concert/Trevor Pinnock.
  • Rimsky-Korsakov: Piano and wind quintet in B flat, Op.posth.. Capricorn.
  • Britten: Folk Song Arrangements - Volume 1. Philip Langridge, ten., Dame Felicity Lott, sop., Graham Johnson, pno.

  • 6th January

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  • Rameau: Dance Suite. Melbourne Musicians/Frank Pam.
  • Beethoven: Octet in E flat, Op.103. Paris-Bastille Wind Octet.
  • Mozart: Concerto for Three Pianos in F, K242. Katia Labeque, pno., Marielle Labeque, pno., Semyon Bychkov, pno., Berlin PO/Semyon Bychkov.
  • Telemann: Overture in B flat, TWV55:B8 - Burlesque. Syrinx.
  • Bach: Cantata BWV 34, O Fire Everlasting. Peter Schreier, ten., Anna Reynolds, m-sop., Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, bar., Munich Bach Orch, Munich Bach Choir/Karl Richter.
  • Villa-Lobos: Five Preludes. Wolfgang Lendle, gtr.

  • 30th December

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  • Khachaturian: Spartacus - Ballet Suite No.1. Scottish NO/Neeme Jarvi.
  • Quantz: Trio sonata in C for recorder, flute and basso continuo. Musica Poetica.
  • Haydn: Violin concerto in C, Hob.VIIa:1. Pinchas Zukerman, vln., Los Angeles PO/Pinchas Zukerman.
  • Bach: Cantata BWV 19, There arose a fight. Helmut Krebs, ten., Gunthild Weber, sop., Herman Schey, bass, Berlin PO, Berlin Motet Choir/Fritz Lehmann.
  • Respighi: Wind Quintet in G Minor. Quintetto a Fiato Del '900.
  • Handel (arr. Grigoryan): Organ Concerto in B flat, HWV294 (arr. Guitar). Slava Grigoryan, gtr., Leonard Grigoryan, gtr.

  • 23rd December

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  • Locatelli: Violin Concerto No. 7 in B flat, Op.3/7. Elizabeth Wallfisch, vln., Raglan Baroque Players/Nicholas Kraemer.
  • Haydn: Symphony No.100 in G, Hob.I:100 - Military. Orch of St Luke's/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Sor: Fantaisia No.5, Op.16. Rafael Aguirre Minarro, gtr.
  • Beethoven: Piano Concerto No.3 in C minor, Op.37. Daniel Barenboim, pno., Staatskapelle Berlin/Daniel Barenboim.
  • Rossini: William Tell, Overture. Tasmanian SO/Ola Rudner.

  • 16th December

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  • Vivaldi: Oboe concerto in C, RV447. Theodore Baskin, oboe, I Musici de Montreal/Yuli Turovsky.
  • Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.2 in C Minor, Op.17, 'Little Russian'. Melbourne SO/Oleg Caetani.
  • Couperin: Concert Royal No.3 in A. Heinz Holliger, oboe, Thomas Brandis, vln., Josef Ulsamer, viola da gamba, Manfred Sax, bsn., Christiane Jaccottet, hpschd.
  • Castelnuovo-Tedesco: Guitar concerto No.1 in D, Op.99. Kazuhito Yamashita, gtr., London PO/Leonard Slatkin.
  • Donizetti: La Favorita, excerpts. Philharmonia Orch/Antonio de Almeida.

  • 9th December

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  • Intro and CAV
  • Mozart: Divertimento in F, K247. Berlin PO/Herbert von Karajan.
  • Brahms: Symphony No. 1 in C minor, Op.68. West Australian SO/Asher Fisch.
  • Haydn M: String quintet in G, P.109. L'Archibudelli.
  • Lauridsen: Lux Aeterna: O nata lux. Voces 8.

  • 2nd December

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  • Handel: Harp Concerto in B flat, Op. 4/6. Lily Laskine, harp, Jean-Francois Paillard CO/Jean-Francois Paillard.
  • Massenet: Le Cid - Ballet music. National PO/Richard Bonynge.
  • Telemann: Ten Heroic Marches. Maurice Andre, tpt., Hedwig Bilgram, org.
  • Grieg: Symphonic Dances, Op.64. Bergen PO/Dmitri Kitajenko.
  • Bach: Cantata BWV 58, How sad & sick at heart. Sheila Armstrong, sop., Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, bar., Gerhart Hetzel, vln., Munich Bach Orch, Munich Bach Choir/Karl Richter.
  • Haydn: Piano Sonata in B flat, Hob.XVI:41. Sviatoslav Richter, pno.

  • 25th November

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  • CAV and intro
  • Rossini: Bassoon Concerto. Sergio Azzolini, bsn., String Academy, Bozen/Georg Egger.
  • Handel: Organ Concerto in A, HWV296. Simon Preston, org., English Concert/Trevor Pinnock.
  • Chopin: Piano Concerto No.2 in F minor, Op.21. Murray Perahia, pno., Israel PO/Zubin Mehta.
  • Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.1 in G minor, Op.13, 'Winter Daydreams'. Melbourne SO/Oleg Caetani.
  • Monteverdi: Cantate Domino. Voces 8.

  • 18th November

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  • Fine Music from 3MBS, Classically Melbourne..
  • Baltzar (arr. Holman): Pavan & Galliard in C for 3 violins, bass viol & organ. Parley Of Instruments/Roy Goodman.
  • Haydn M: Symphony in D, P.11. Warsaw Sinfonietta/Wojciech Czepiel.
  • Glazunov: The Seasons, Op.67. Scottish NO/Neeme Jarvi.
  • Bach: Orchestral suite No.3 in D, BWV1068. Australian CO/Richard Tognetti.
  • Weber: Bassoon Concerto in F, Op.75. Klaus Thunemann, bsn., Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner.