Musica della sera

Classical Music 7:00-9:30pm

Playlist for Thursday, January 7, 2011

Hosted by Meera Collier-Mitchell

Time

Composer

Selection

Performers

Record Title

Label

7:00

Traditional

Dona Nobis Pacem, with Counterpoint

Yo-Yo Ma, cello

Songs of Joy and Peace

Sony Classical

J. S. Bach

Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248

Part VI

      I.      Chorus

    II.      Recitative – Evangalist & Bass

   III.      Recitative – Soprano

  IV.      Aria – Soprano

   V.      Recitative – Evangelist

  VI.      Chorale

VII.      Recit. – Evangelist

VIII.      Recit. – Tenor

  IX.      Aria – Tenor

   X.      Recit. – Soprano, Alto, Tenor, Bass

  XI.      Chorale

The Bach Choir of Bethlehem with The Bach Festival Orchestra

Greg Funfgeld, conductor

Tamara Matthews, soprano

Marietta Simpson, mezzo-soprano

Benjamin Butterfield, tenor

Christòpheren Nomura, baritone

Johann Sebastian Bach: Christmas Oratorio

Dorian

7:30

Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber
(1644—1704)

The Rosary Sonatas: Sonata III, The Nativity

      I.      Sonata

    II.      Courente, Double

   III.      Finale

Andrew Manze, violin

Richard Egarr, organ & harpsichord

Biber: The Rosary Sonatas

Harmonia Mundi

George Frideric Handel
(1685—1759)

From Sosarme:

Per le porte del tormento

Bejun Mehta, countertenor

Rosemary Joshua, soprano

Freiburger Barockorchester, René Jacobs, conductor

Ombra Cara: Handel’s Opera Arias

Harmonia Mundi

Georg Philipp Telemann
(1681—1767)

From Part III: Oboe Sonata in G minor

      I.      Largo

    II.      Presto giusto

   III.      Andante

  IV.      Allegro

 

 

Freiburger Barockorchester

Oboe: Katharina Arfken

Violoncello: Guido Larisch

Harpsichord: Michael Behringer

Musique de table: The Complete Tafelmusik

Harmonia Mundi

8:00

Francesco Conti
(1681—1732)

“Ungrateful cruel maid” from Clotilda

Mark Caudle, bass viol

The Noble Bass Viol: English Music from Purcell to Handel

Hyperion

Georg Philipp Telemann

Fantasia #6 in D minor

Marion Verbruggen, recorder

Telemann Solo Works

Harmonia Mundi

Sonata No. 3 in F Minor

      I.      Triste

    II.      Allegro

   III.      Andante

  IV.      Vivace

Michala Petri, recorder

Hanne Petri, harpsichord

David Petri, cello

Michala Petri: The Virtuoso Recorder

RCA Victor

Marco Marazzoli
(1602? —1662)

O mortal, cantata morale

Ariana Savall, soprano

Ricercar Consort, Philippe Pierlot, director

Sopra la rosa

Mirare

8:30

Antonio Vivaldi
(1678—1741)

Sonata in F Major, RV 98/570: “La Tempesta de Mare”

      I.      Allegro

    II.      Largo

   III.      Presto

Musica Pacifica

Judith Linsenberg, recorder

Michael McCraw, bassoon

Fire Beneath my Fingers

Dorian

Giovanni Battista Draghi
(c. 1640 – 1708)

The Italian Ground

Mark Caudle, bass viol

The Noble Bass Viol: English Music from Purcell to Handel

Hyperion

Traditional

The Lancashire Pipes Set

o        The Lancashire Pipes (c. 1640)

o        Pigges of Rumsey/Kate of Bardie

o        The Cup of Tea (Traditional Irish)

o        A Toye (Manchester Gamba Book, c. 1640)

Jordi Savall, treble viol & lyra viol

Andrew Lawrence-King, Irish Harp & Psalterium

Frank McGuire, Bodhran

The Celtic Viol II: An Homage to the Irish and Scottish Musical Traditions

Alia Vox

Traditional

Dona Nobis Pacem / Auld Lang Syne

Yo-Yo Ma, cello

Chris Botti, trumpet

Songs of Joy and Peace

Sony Classical

9:00

Hector Berlioz
(1803 – 1869)

L’Enfance du Christ: trilogie sacrée, Op. 25

Part II: la fuite en Egypte (The Flight into Egypt)

      I.      Ouverture

    II.      L’adieu des bergers à la Sainte Familie
(The Shepherds’ Farewell to the Holy Family)

   III.      Le repos de la Sainte Familie
(The Holy Family’s Repose)

La Chapelle Royale, Collegium Vocale, Orchestre des Champs Élysées, Philippe Herreweghe, conductor

Berlioz: L’Enfance du Christ

Harmonia Mundi (France)

Maurice Ravel
(1875 – 1937)

Trois Chansons

o        Nicolette

o        Trois beaus oiseaux du Paradis

The Cambridge Singers, John Rutter, director

Cambridge Singer: A Cappella

Collegium Records

Benjamin Britten
(1913 –1976)

Hymn to St. Cecilia

Traditional

Dona Nobis Pacem

Sergio & Adair Assad, guitars

Songs of Joy and Peace

Sony Classical

 

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