Solo performers and chamber ensembles play music in a wide range of styles from different periods.


11th December

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  • Vivaldi, Antonio: Recorder concerto in G, RV101. Giovanni Antonini, rec. Il Giardino Armonico .
  • Scarlatti, Domenico (arr. Dodgson, S): Sonata in E, K380. Netherlands Brass Quintet .
  • Haydn, Franz Joseph: Symphony No. 89 in F, Hob.I:89. La Petite Bande/Sigiswald Kuijken.
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: Variations and fugue in E flat, Op.35, 'Eroica'. Seta Tanyel, pno.
  • Schubert, Franz: Serenade, D957/4. Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, bar., Gerald Moore, pno.
  • Schubert, Franz: Der Musensohn, D764. Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, bar., Gerald Moore, pno.
  • Faure, Gabriel: Piano Trio in D minor, Op.120. Akira Eguchi, pno., Brinton Smith, vlc., Gil Shaham, vln.
  • Hill, Alfred: String Quartet No.3 in A minor, The Carnival. Dominion Quartet .

  • 10th December

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  • Respighi, Ottorino: Six pieces for solo piano. Konstantin Scherbakov, pno.
  • Boccherini, Luigi: Guitar quintet No.9 in C, G.453. Narciso Yepes, gtr. Melos Quartet .
  • Franck, Cesar, b.10.12.1822. Piano Quintet in F Minor. Sir Clifford Curzon, pno. Vienna Philharmonic Quartet .
  • Menotti, Gian Carlo: Five Songs. Christine Brewer, sop., Roger Vignoles, pno.
  • Giuliani, Mauro: Serenade in A major, Op.19 for Violin, Cello and Guitar. Elizabeth Anderson, vlc., Joseph Swensen, vln., Kazuhito Yamashita, gtr.

  • 9th December

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  • Carmichael, John: Bravura Waltzes. Carlos Lama, pno., Sofia Cabruja, pno.
  • Butterworth, George: Six Songs from A Shropshire Lad. Benjamin Luxon, bar., David Willison, pno.
  • Delius, Frederick: String Quartet in E minor. Britten Quartet .
  • Reger, Max: Chorale Fantasia on 'Wachet auf', Op.52/2. David Drury, org.
  • Locke, Matthew: Music for His Majesty's Sagbutts and Cornets. London Gabrieli Brass Ensemble .
  • Vivaldi, Antonio: Nisi Dominus in G minor, RV608. Christopher Hogwood, org., James Bowman, alto. Academy of Ancient Music/Simon Preston.

  • 6th December

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  • Dvorak, Antonin: The Wood Dove, Op.110, B198. Royal Concertgebouw Orch/Nikolaus Harnoncourt (b. 6/12/1929)
  • Gorecki, Henryk Mikolaj: The Five Marian Songs, Op.54. Los Angeles Master Chorale/Grant Gershon.
  • Hedges, Anthony: West Oxford Walks. Royal Ballet Sinfonia/Gavin Sutherland.
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: Cello Sonata No.5 in D, Op.102/2. .
  • Saint-Saens, Camille: Septet in E flat, Op.65. Ian Brown, pno., Paul Archibald, tpt. Nash Ensemble .
  • Lemmone, John: Wind Amongst the Trees. David Miller, pno., Paul Curtis, fte.

  • 5th December

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  • Schubert, Franz: Funereal Fantasy, D.7. Graham Johnson, pno., Thomas Allen, bar.
  • Bracanin, Philip: Cinque Partite for flute, cello & harpsichord. Brisbane Baroque Trio .
  • Poulenc, Francis: Improvisations. Paul Crossley, pno.
  • Elgar: Organ Sonata No.2 in B flat op87a, Donald hunt (Org)
  • Schumann, Robert: Mein Wagen rollet langsam, Op.142/4. Alfred Brendel, pno., Eberhard Waechter, bar.
  • Schumann, Robert: Lehn' deine Wang, from Op.142/2. Alfred Brendel, pno., Eberhard Waechter, bar.
  • Schumann, Robert: Mit Myrthen und Rosen, Op.24/9. Alfred Brendel, pno., Eberhard Waechter, bar.
  • Schumann, Robert: Schone Wiege meine Leiden, Op.24/5. Alfred Brendel, pno., Eberhard Waechter, bar.

  • 4th December

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  • Bach, Johann Sebastian (arr. Romm, R): Fugue in G minor, BWV578, "Little". Netherlands Brass Quintet .
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Clarinet Quintet in A, K581. Catherine McCorkill, cl. Australian String Quartet .
  • Haydn M: Duo No.1 in C, P.127. Tabea Zimmermann, vla., Thomas Zehetmair, vln.
  • Schumann, Robert: Piano quintet in E flat, Op.44. Benjamin Martin, pno. Australian String Quartet .
  • Franck, Cesar: Violin Sonata in A. Caroline Almonte, pno., Kana Ohashi, vln.

  • 3rd December

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  • Soler, Antonio: Fandango in D minor. Elizabeth Anderson, hpschd.
  • Webern, Anton: Langsamer satz, M.78. Flinders Quartet .
  • Webern, Anton: Six bagatelles for string quartet, Op.9. Goldner String Quartet .
  • Rota, Nino: Concerto for strings. I Solisti Italiani .
  • Rota, Nino: Variations & Fugue on the name of BACH. Danielle Laval, pno.
  • Rota, Nino (arr. Lyall, Graeme):Romeo & Juliet: A Time for Us. Tony Gould, pno.
  • Rota, Nino: The Godfather: Love Theme. Mary Anderson, harp .
  • Fine, Irving: String Quartet. Lydian String Quartet .
  • Fine, Irving: Serious Song - A Lament for String Orchestra. Los Angeles CO/Gerard Schwarz.

  • 2nd December

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  • Moscheles, Ignaz: Characteristic Studies, Op.95. Piers Lane, pno.
  • Warlock, Peter: The Curlew. Ian Partridge, ten. Music Group of London .
  • Ligeti, Gyorgy: Nonsense Madrigals. The King's Singers .
  • Ford, Andrew: Nine Fantasies about Brahms. Trioz .
  • Ufki, Ali: Psalm 5: Incline thine ears, O Lord, and let…. Sarband, The King's Singers .

  • 29th November

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  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: Violin Sonata in C minor, BWV1017 (recorder). Rodney Waterman, rec., Roger Heagney, hpschd.
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: Sextet in E flat, Op.71. Members of the Berlin Philharmonic .
  • Debussy, Claude: Sonata for cello and piano in D minor. Amir Farid, pno., Zoe Knighton, vlc.
  • Koch, Gareth: Van Diemen Suite. Gareth Koch, gtr.
  • Mendelssohn, Felix: Violin Concerto in E minor, Op.64. Joshua Bell, vln. Camerata Salzburg/Sir Roger Norrington.
  • Salzedo, Carlos: Five Poetical Studies. Alice Giles, harp .

  • 28th November

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  • Brahms, Johannes: Cello Sonata No.2 in F, Op.99. Caroline Almonte, pno., Li-Wei Qin, vlc.
  • Vaugham Williams: The Song of the Wrens, Chapel Choir of the Royal Hospital, Chelsea, William Vann (Dir)
  • Smetana, Bedrich: Macbeth and the Witches. Jitka Cechova, pno.
  • Bainton, Edgar: Pavane, Idyll and Bacchanal. BBC PO/Paul Daniel.
  • Sibelius, Jean: String quartet in A minor, JS 183. Flinders Quartet .
  • Berkeley: Antiphon Op.85, Manchester Chamber Ensemble, Richard Howarth


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