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

Monday: Catherine Cabena
Tuesday: Isabel Veale/Frank Pam
Wednesday: Bill Mack
Thursday: John Wilkinson
Friday: Jane O’Callaghan


24th January

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  • Vivaldi: Viola d'amore concerto in D minor, RV395. C Mackintosh, viola d'amore, OAE/Catherine Mackintosh.
  • Le Gallienne, Dorian: Three Shakespeare Settings. Merlyn Quaife, sop., Michael Kieran Harvey, pno.
  • Ravel: String Quartet in F. Tinalley String Quartet.
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: Flute sonata in B minor, BWV1030. Jacqueline Johnson, vlc., Roger Heagney, hpschd., Vernon Hill, fte.
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: Piano Trio No.6 in E flat, Op.70/2. Streeton Trio .

  • 23rd January

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  • Korngold, Erich: Four Shakespeare Songs, Op.31. Anne Sofie von Otter, m-sop., Bengt Forsberg, pno.
  • Johnson, Robert: Fantasia. Mark Levy, viol, Matthew Wadsworth, lute .
  • Johnson, Robert: Pavan I in C minor. Mark Levy, viol, Matthew Wadsworth, lute .
  • Johnson, Robert: Pavan II in F minor. Mark Levy, viol, Matthew Wadsworth, lute .
  • Johnson, Robert: Pavan III in C minor. Carolyn Sampson, sop., Matthew Wadsworth, lute .
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: Sonata No. 3 in D minor, BWV527. Genevieve Lacey, rec., James Crabb, accordion .
  • Palmer, George: Figures from an Urban Landscape. Barry Ryan, bar., Jeanell Carrigan, pno.
  • Mendelssohn, Felix: Variations Serieuses in D minor, Op.54. Kathryn Selby, pno.
  • Hoffmeister, Franz: String Quartet in D minor, Op.14/3. Aviv String Quartet .

  • 22nd January

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  • Haydn, Franz Joseph: Symphony No. 48 in C, Hob.I:48 - Maria Theresia. English Concert/Trevor Pinnock.
  • Boccherini, Luigi: Cello sonata No. 2 (2nd version) in C minor, G.2b. Maggie Cole, hpschd., Steven Isserlis, vlc.
  • Field, John: Piano Sonata in A, Op.1/2, H8/2. Miceal O'Rourke, pno.
  • Schumann, Robert: Piano Trio No.3 in G minor, Op.110. Borodin Trio .
  • Brumby, Colin: Borromeo Suite for Flute and Guitar. Gerhard Mallon, fte., Julian Byzantine, gtr.
  • Rachmaninov, Sergei: Suite No.2, Op.17. Brenda Lucas, pno., John Ogdon, pno.

  • 21st January

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  • Duparc, Henri: Chanson triste. Amir Farid, pno., Siobhan Stagg, sop.
  • Duparc, Henri: La Vie Anterieure. Amir Farid, pno., Siobhan Stagg, sop.
  • Schubert, Franz: Piano Trio No.1 in B flat, D.898. Antonio Janigro, vlc., Jean Fournier, vln., Paul Badura-Skoda, pno.
  • Haydn, Franz Joseph: Piano Trio in D, Hob.XV:16. Antonio Janigro, vlc., Jean Fournier, vln., Paul Badura-Skoda, pno.
  • Paloma querida. Placido Domingo, ten. VVC SO/Bebu Silvetti.
  • La Malaguena. Placido Domingo, ten. VVC SO/Bebu Silvetti.
  • Mas fuerte que yo. Placido Domingo, ten. VVC SO/Bebu Silvetti.
  • Kerry, Gordon: Nocturne for double chamber orchestra. Tasmanian SO/David Porcelijn.
  • Kerry, Gordon: String Quartet No.5. Acacia Quartet .

  • 20th January

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  • Conyngham, Barry: Awakening. Marshall McGuire, harp .
  • Vine, Carl: String quartet No.3. Flinders Quartet .
  • Strauss R: 4 Lieder, Op.27. Barbara Hendricks, sop., Wolfgang Sawallisch, pno.
  • Ligeti, Gyorgy: Six Bagatelles for wind quintet. Arcadia Winds .
  • Bloch, Ernest: Violin Sonata No.2 - Poeme Mystique. Allan Schiller, pno., Leonard Friedman, vln.
  • Takemitsu, Toru: In the woods. Timo Korhonen, gtr.
  • Cage, John: Third Construction. Synergy .

  • 17th January

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  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: Violin Sonata in A, BWV1015. Elizabeth Anderson, hpschd., Miwako Abe, vln.
  • Part, Arvo: Magnificat. Andrew Lucas, org. Polyphony/Stephen Layton.
  • Coates, Eric: Three Elizabeths Suite. East of England Orch/Malcolm Nabarro.
  • Prokofiev, Sergei (arr. Pletnev, Mikhail): Cinderella Suite, Op.87. Martha Argerich, pno., Mikhail Pletnev, pno.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Serenade No. 5 in D, K.204. Academy of Ancient Music/Christopher Hogwood.

  • 16th January

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  • Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich: Dumka, Op.59. Ian Holtham, pno.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Divertimento in E flat, K.563. Alexander Baillie, vlc., Hartmut Lindemann, vla., Rudolf Koelman, vln.
  • Brahms, Johannes: Piano Quintet in F minor, Op.34. Alexander Baillie, vlc., Frank Wibaut, pno., Hartmut Lindemann, vla., John Harding, vln., Rudolf Koelman, vln.

  • 15th January

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  • Bach JCF: Awake, cries to us the voice. Netherlands Chamber Choir/Uwe Gronostay.
  • Haydn, Franz Joseph: String Quartet in D, Hob.III:63, Op.64/5, Lark. Jerusalem Quartet .
  • Handel, George Frederic: Rodelinda: Vivi, tiranno!. Drew Minter, alto. Philharmonia Baroque Orch/Nicholas McGegan.
  • Schumann, Robert: Klavierstucke, Op.32. Daniel Levy, pno.
  • Saint-Saens, Camille: Adagio and variations for flute and orchestra. Susan Milan, fte. City of London Sinfonia/Richard Hickox.
  • Myaskovsky, Nikolai: Cello Sonata No.2 in A minor, Op.81. Luba Edlina, pno., Yuli Turovsky, vlc.
  • Shostakovich, Dmitri: Piano Trio No.1 in C minor, Op 8. Vienna Piano Trio .
  • Rachmaninov, Sergei: Piano Sonata No.2 in B flat minor, Op.36. Konstantin Scherbakov, pno.

  • 14th January

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  • Rachmaninov, Sergei: Etudes-Tableaux, Op.33. Vladimir Ashkenazy, pno.
  • Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolay: Piano and wind quintet in B flat, Op.posth.. Eva Knardahl, pno. Gothenburg Wind Quintet .
  • Rachmaninov, Sergei: Six Poems, Op.38. Elisabeth Soderstrom, sop., Vladimir Ashkenazy, pno.
  • Arensky, Anton: Piano trio No. 1 in D minor Op.32. Antoni Sala, vlc., Eileen Joyce, pno., Henri Temianka, vln.
  • Stravinsky, Igor: Divertimento. Benjamin Beilman, vln., Yekwon Sunwood, pno.

  • 13th January

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  • Bach CPE: Flute concerto in A minor, Wq.166. Trevor Pinnock, hpschd., Stephen Preston, fte., English Concert/Trevor Pinnock.
  • Vainberg: Piano Sonata No.2, Op.8. Murray McLachlan, pno.
  • Stockhausen: In Freudschaft fur Solo-Posaune, Werk 46 12/13 (1977/78). Christian Lindberg, tbn.
  • Glass: Concerto for Saxophone Quartet & Orchestra. Stuttgart CO, Rascher Saxophone Quartet/Dennis Russell Davies.
  • Holland: A scattering of leaves. Dulcie Holland, pno.
  • Peterson: A Voice from the City. Marianne Powles, voc., Paul Dhasmana, fte., Michael Sitsky, fte., Susannah Flint, cl., Catherine Playoust, cl., Kevin Barker, tbn., Diana Blom, pno., /Elliott Gyger.


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