Musica della sera

Classical Music 7:00-9:30pm

Playlist for Thursday, February 28, 2008

Hosted by Meera Collier-Mitchell

Call during the show: 831-476-2800 (local)/800-655-5877 (long distance)

Time (approx)




Record Title



Morten Lauridsen
(b. 1943)

I will lift up mine eyes

Polyphony, Stephen Layton, conductor



Gabriela Montero, Baroque

Vivaldi: Spring, Summer, and Winter

Gabriela Montero, piano



Kirke Mechem
(b. 1925)

Five Centuries of Spring (1968)

o        Spring (Thomas Nash)

o        From You Have I Been Absent (Wm Shakespeare)

o        Laughing Song (Wm Blake)

o        Loveliest of Trees (A.E. Housman)

o        Spring (Edna St. Vincent Millay)

Los Angeles Chamber Singers, Peter Rutenberg, conductor

Shenandoah: An American Chorister 1890-1990

Klavier Records International


Antonín Dvořák

Piano Quartet No. 2 in E-Flat, Op. 87

     I.      Allegro con fuoco

    II.      Lento

  III.      Allegro moderato, grazioso

  IV.      Finale, Allegro, ma non troppo

Lyric Piano Quartet:

Gerald Robbins, piano

Glenn Dicterow, violin

Karen Dreyfus, viola

James Kreger, cello

Dvořák: Trio, Op 65; Quartet, Op. 87

Bridge Records


Morten Lauridsen
(b. 1943)

Nocturnes (2005)

o        Sa nuit d’été
(Rainer Maria Rilke)

o        Soneto de la noche
(Pablo Neruda)

o        ‘Sure on this shining night (James Agee)

Polyphony, Stephen Layton, conductor



Traditional, Joseph Jenninngs, arr.

Where the sun Will Never Go Down:

o        Ain’t That Good News

o        Good News

o        (The Chariot’s Comin’)

o        Swing Low Sweet Chariot
(solo, Tom Hart)

o        Over Yonder

o        I Got Shoes

Chanticleer, Joseph Jennings, arr.

Where the Sun Will Never Go Down

Chanticleer Records

Leonard Bernstein

West Side Story Suite

Arranged for violin & orchestra by William David Brohn

Joshua Bell, violin

Philharmonia Orchestra, David Zinman, cond.

Bernstein: West Side Story Suite

Sony Classical


Ralph Vaughan Williams

Songs of Travel:

o        The Vagabond

o        Let Beauty Awake

o        The Roadside Fire

o        Youth and Love

o        In Dreams

o        The Infinite Shining Heavens

o        Whither must I wander?

o        Bright is the ring of words

o        I have trod the upward and the downward slope

Dietrich Henschel, baritone

Fritz Schwinghammer, piano

Invitation au voyage: Songs and melodies in the theme of travel

Harmonia Mundi

Béla Bartók

Danses populaires roumaines Sz 56

Graf Mourja, violin

Natalia Gous, piano

Le Violon vagabond

Harmonia Mundi

Manual Ponce

Estrellita—Sérénade maxicaine (Transcription by Heifetz)

Igor Frolov
(b. 1937)

Pičce in style de blues