Musica della sera

Classical Music 7:00-9:30pm

Playlist for Thursday, April 28, 2011

Hosted by Meera Collier-Mitchell





Record Title



Jean Belmont-Ford
(b. 1939)

If Music Be the Food of Love

Antioch Chamber Ensemble, Joshua Copeland, director

The Passing of the Year

MSR Classics

Milij Balakirew
(1837 – 1910)

Nocturne No. 3 in D minor (1902)

Michael Krüker, piano


Radio Netherlands

Johannes Brahms
(1833 – 1897)

Wie Melodien zieht es, Op. 105 No. 1 / Like Melodies it Moves

Immer leiser vird mein Schlummer, Op. 105 No. 2 / Ever Lighter Grows my Slumber

Hĺkan Hagegĺrd, baritone

Warren Jones, piano

Brahms, Sibelius, Stenhammar

RCA Victor

Eric Whitacre
(b. 1970)

Five Hebrew Love Songs

-        Temuná

-        Kalá kallá

-        Lárov

-        Éyze shéleg

-        Rakút

Antioch Chamber Ensemble, Joshua Copeland, director

Christine Chang, piano

Jennifer Cho, violin

The Passing of the Year

MSR Classics


Catterino Albertovich Cavos & Andrei Osipovich Sychra

My Dear Friend (aria from the opera-ballet The National Guard, or Love to the Fatherland

Oleg Timofeyev, Russian Seven-String Guitar

The Golden Age of the Russian guitar, Vol II


Anton Lajovic
(1878 – 1960)

Mesec v izbi / My Fatherland

Kaj bi le gledal / Jamie, Come Try Me

Serenada / Serenade

Bernarda Fink, mezzo-soprano

Marcos Fink, bass-baritone

Anthony Spiri, piano

Songs and duets from Slovenija!

Harmonia Mundi

Johannes Brahms

Missa Canonica (1856)

-        Kyrie

-        Sanctus

-        Benedictus

-        Agnus Dei

Saint Clement’s Choir, Philadelphia

Peter Richard Conte, director

The Romantic Mass



John Dowland
(1563 – 1626)

-        [A Jig]

-        The Earl of Essex Galliard

-        The Right Honourable The Lord Viscount Lisle, his Galliard

Paul O’Dette, lute, archlute, cittern

Drew Minter, countertenor

Paul O’Dette: A Portrait

Harmonia Mundi

G. F. Handel
(1685 – 1759)

-        Aria: Come la rondinella (Fileno)


-        Greene-Sleeves

Trad. Arr. James Oswald
(1711 – 1769)


Alison Melville, baroque flute & recorder

Mary-Katherine Finch, baroque cello

Kirk Elliott, harp & guitar

Ben Grossman, percussion

Paul Jenkins, harpsichord

She’s Sweetest When She’s Naked

The Duck’s Foot

From “The Seasons: Spring”

-        Lentement

-        Pastoralle

Trad. Arr. Robert Bewick
(1788 – 1849)

Bannocks of Beer Meal


The Braes of Ewes

Trad. Arr. Edward Miller

The Braes of Ballandyne


Henry Purcell
(1659 – 1695)

Hail! Bright Cecilia

Ode for St. Cecilia’s Day (1692)

-        Symphony (Introduction – Canzona & Adagio – Allegro – Grave – Allegro)

-        Hail! Bright Cecilia

-        Hark! Hark! Each tree

-        ‘Tis nature’s voice

-        Soul of the world!

-        Thou tun’st this world below

-        With that sublime celestial lay

Emma Kirkby, soprano
Michael Chance, Kevin Smith, countertenors
Rogers Covey-Crump, Charles Daniels, Paul Elliott, Neil Jenkins, Andrew King, tenors
Michael George, Simon Grant, David Thomas, Richard Wistreich, basses
Roger Wooley, organ

Taverner Consort, Choir & Players

Andrew Parrott, director

Santa Cecilia: Purcell – Handel – Haydn

Virgin Classics


Robert de Visée
(late 17th – early 18th cent.)

Suite in A Minor (1682)

-        Prélude

-        Allemande

-        Courante

-        Sarabande

-        Rondeau

Robert Strizich, baroque guitar

Guitar Music from the Court of Louis XIV


Sebastian Duron

Sosieguen descansen

Montserrat Figueras, mezzo-soprano

Ton Koopman, harpsichord

Jordi Savall, viole da gamba

La Barcha d’Amore

Alia Vox

Juan del Vado

No te embarques

Juan Hidalgo

Ay que me rio de Amor



Goodnight and God be with You

Alison Melville, baroque flute & recorder

She’s Sweetest When She’s Naked


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