Aeolian Impromptu

Classical Music 7:00-9:30pm

Playlist for Thursday, May 24, 2005

Guest hosted by Meera Collier-Mitchell

Time (approx.)

Composer

Selection

Performers

Record Title

Label

7:00 pm

Rebecca Clarke

 

Sonata for viola and piano:

§       Impetuoso

§       Vivace

§       Adagio—agitato

§       Martin Roscoe, piano

§       Garfield Jackson, viola

Beach & Clarke; Roscoe/Endellion Quartet

ASV Digital

 

Samuel Barber

 

First Essay for Orchestra, Op. 12

Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra, Leonard Slatkin, cond.

Music of Samuel Barber

EMI

7:30

Béla Bartók

 

Allegro assai “ from Divertimento, Sz 113:

Bournemouth Sinfonietta, Richard Studt, Cond.

20th Century String Music

Naxos

 

Benjamin Britten

Simple Symphony, Op.4

 

 

 

8:00

Gabriel Fauré

 

Requiem, Op. 48:

§       Introit et Kyrie

§       O Domine Jesu Christe

§       Sanctus

§       Pie Jesu

§       Agnus Dei

§       Libera Me

§       In Paradisum

Barbara Hendricks, soprano

José Van Dam, Baritone

Orfeon Donostiarra, choir

Orchestre du Capitole de Toulose, Michel Plasson, dir.

Fauré Requiem & Cantique de Jean Racine

EMI

8:45

Zhou Long

Words of the Sun

Chanticleer

Colors of Love

Teldec

 

Chen Yi

 

From Tang Poems

§       Written on a Rainy Night

§       Wild Grass

 

 

 

9:00

Gian Carlo Menotti

 

Trio for Violin, Clarinet, and Piano (1996)

The Verdehr Trio

The Verdehr Trio

Crystal Records

 

Fartein Valen (1887-1952)

Variations for piano.

Leif Ove Andsnes, piano

The long, long winter night.

EMI

 

Hendrik Andriessen (1892-1981)

Qui habitat

Netherlands Chamber Choir; Uwe Gronostay

Music in the Light of Vermeer

Radio Netherlands