Musica della sera

Classical Music 7:00-9:30pm

Playlist for Thursday, March 27, 2008

Hosted by Meera Collier-Mitchell

Time (approx.)

Composer

Selection

Performers

Record Title

Label

7:00

Mikhail Glinka
(1804―1857)

Kamarinskaia

The Czar’s Guitars: Oleg Timofeyev

John Schneiderman

Music of Mikhail Glinka:

Profil

Giovanni Pierluigi Da Palestrina
(c. 1525―1594)

Missa Ut re mi fa sol la:

o        Kyrie

o        Gloria

o        Sanctus

o        Agnus Dei

Huelgas-Ensemble

Paul Van Nevel, cond.

La Quinta Essentia

Harmonia Mundi

7:30

Johann Sebastian Bach
(1685―1750)

Cantata BWV 169:

Gott soll allein mein Herze haben

  I.      Sinfonia

 II.      Arioso and Recitativo
Gott soll allein mein Herze haben

III.      Aria
Gott soll allein mein Herze haben

IV.      Recitativo
Was ist die Lieve Gottes?

V.      Aria
Stirb in mir, Welt und all deine Liebe

VI.      Recitativo
Doch meint es auch dabei

VII.      Chorale
Du süsse Liebe, schenk uns deine Gunst

Monica Groop, mezzo-soprano

Ostrobothnia Chamber Orchestra, Juha Kangas, conductor

Håken Wikman, Organ obligato

Monica Groop: Bach Alto Cantatas

Finlandia

8:00

Franz Schubert
(1707―1828)

Allegro in A Minor for Piano Four Hands, D947, Lebensstürme

Evgeny Kissin, piano

James Levine, piano

Kissin/Levine: The Carnegie Hall Concert

RCA Red Seal

Peter Tchaikovsky
(1840―1893)

Concerto in D Major for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 35

         I.      Allegro moderato

        II.      Canzonetta, Andante

      III.      Finale, Allegro vivacissimo

Joshua Bell, violin

Berlin Philharmonic, Michael Tilson Thomas, cond.

Tchaikovsky: Concerto in D Major

Sony

9:00

Julius Röntgen
(1855―1932)

Serenade for seven wind instruments, Op. 14 in A

         I.      Allegro tranquillo

        II.      Scherzo (Allegro)

      III.      Andante con espressione

      IV.      Allegro molto vivace

Viotta Ensemble, Viktor Lieberman, cond.

The Romantic Era in the Netherlands

NM Classics

Benjamin Britten
(1913―1976)

Young Apollo, Op. 16

Peter Donohoe, piano

Fexis Kok & Jeremy Ballard, violins

Peter Cole, viola

Michal Kaznowski, cello

Sir Simon Rattle, cond.

Rattle Conducts Britten

EMI Classics