Musica della sera

Classical Music 7:00-9:30pm

Playlist for Thursday, December 31, 2009

Hosted by Meera Collier-Mitchell

Time

Composer

Selection

Performers

Record Title

Label

 

7:00

Erik Satie
(1866—1925)

En habit de cheval

Klara Kormendi, Gabor Eckhardt, piano

Satie: Piano Works, Vol. 4

Naxos

Hector Berlioz
(December 11, 1803 – March 8, 1869)

L’Enfance du Christ

Philippe Herreweghe (director)

Véronique Gens (Mary)

Paul Agnew (Narrator)

Olivier Lallouette (Joseph/Polydorus)

Laurent Naouri (Herod)

Frédéric Caton (Father of the family)

Orchestre des Champs Élysées

La Chapelle Royale

Collegium Vocale

Berlioz - L'Enfance du Christ / Gens · Agnew · Lallouette · Naouri · Caton · La Chapelle Royale · Herreweghe

 

Harmonia Mundi

Part 1: Herod’s Dream

          Prologue

          Scene I: Nocturnal March

          Scene II: Herod’s Aria

          Scene III: Polydorus & Herod

          Scene IV: Herod & the Soothsayers

          Scene V: The Stable at Bethlehem

          Scene VI: The Angels’ Warning

8:00

Part 2: The Flight into Egypt

          Overture

          The Shepherds’ Farewell to the Holy Family

          The Holy Family’s Repose

Part 3: The Arrival at Saïs

          Narrator: The Holy Family travels

          Scene I: Within the City of Saïs

          Scene II: In the House of the Ishmaelites

          Trio for two flutes and harps

          Scene III: Epilogue

Gabriel Fauré
(1845—1924)

          Nocturne No. 5 in B-flat, Op. 37

          Mandoline, from Five Songs of Venice, Op. 58, No. 1

          Automne, Op. 18, No. 3

Sanford Sylvan, baritone

David Breitman, piano

L’Horizon Chimérique

Nonesuch

9:00

Claude Debussy

(1862—1918)

Nocturnes:

          Nuages

          Fêtes

          Sirènes

Boston Symphony Orchestra

Tanglewood Festival Chorus

Sir Colin Davis, conductor

Debussy: La Mer, Trois Nocturnes

Philips

 

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