Musica della sera

Classical Music 7:00-9:30pm

Playlist for Thursday, July 7, 2011

Hosted by Meera Collier-Mitchell

 

Virginia Best Adams Vocal Master Class Showcase, featuring:
Rebecca Mariman, soprano; Laura Atkinson, mezzo-soprano; Matthew Anderson, tenor; Douglas Williams, baritone

Neil Tatman & Ellen Sherman, oboe

Meg Eldridge, viola

David Gordon, director

Christina Zacharias and Naomi Guy, violin

Paul Rhodes, cello

Kendra Colton & Sanford Sylvan, faculty

Bruce Moyer, double bass

Daniel Swenberg, theorbo

Michael Beattie, music director & harpsichord

7:00

Dietrich Buxtehude
(1637 – 1707)

Vefiehl dem Engel, dafl er kommt, BuxWV 10

Full Ensemble

George Frideric Handel
(1685 – 1759)

Aria: Lusinghiera mia speranza from Agrippina, HWV 6

Laura Atkinson, mezzo-soprano

Johann Sebastian Bach
(1685 – 1750)

From Cantata, BWV 82, Ich habe genug

-        Recit: Mein Gott! Wenn kommt das schöne: Nun!

-        Aria: Ich freue ich auf meinem Tod

Douglas William, baritone

Henry Purcell
(1659 – 1695)

Aria: See even now from The Fairy Queen, Z 629

Rebecca Mariman, soprano

J.S. Bach

Aria: Ich will nur dir zu Ehren leben from Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248-IV

Matthew Anderson, tenor

D. Buxtehude

Duet: Da fand ich from Ich suchte des Nachts, BuxWV 50

Matthew Naderson, tenor; Douglas Williams, baritone

7:30

H. Purcell

Scene from The Fairy Queen, Z 629

-        Thus the ever Grateful Spring

-        Here’s the summer, sprightly gay

-        See my many colour’d fields

-        Next Winter comes slowly

Full Ensemble

J.S. Bach

Aria: Bereite dir, Jesu from Cantata BWV 147, Herz un Mund un Tat un Leben

Rebecca Mariman, soprano

Antonio Vivaldi
(1678 – 1741)

Aria: Vedrň con mio diletto from Giustino, RV 717

Laura Atkinson, mezzo-soprano

G.F. Handel

Duet: Welcome as the dawn of day, from Solomon, HWV 67

Rebecca Mariman, soprano; Laura Atkinson, mezzo-soprano

A. Vivaldi

Aria: Dove il valor combatte from Orlando Furioso, RV 728

Douglas Williams, baritone

G.F. Handel

Aria: Quando č parto dell’affetto from La Resurrezione, HWV 47

Matthew Anderson, tenor

Chorus: Il Nume vincitor from La Resurrezione, HWV 47

Full Ensemble

Time

Composer

Selection

Performers

Record Title

Label

8:00

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
(1840 – 1893)

From The Seasons, Op. 37

-        May (“Starlit Nights”)

-        June (Barcarolle)

-        July (“Song of the Reapers”)

Viktoria Postnikova, piano

Tchaikovsky: The Seasons

Erato

8:15

Sergei Rachmaninoff
(1873 – 1943)

Elégie

Vassily Primakov, piano

Rachmaninoff: Preludes & Elégie from Opp. 3, 23, & 32

Bridge Records

Gaspar Cassado
(1897 – 1966)

Suite for solo voloncello (1926)

-        Preludio-Fantasia, Andante

Emmanuelle Bertrand, cello

Le Violoncelle parle

Harmonia Mundi

8:30

Camille Saint-Saens
(1835 –1921)

Calme des nuits

Les fleurs et les arbes

O Musica Intima

Clear

Atma Classique

Robert Pearsall

Lay a Garland

8:53

Claude Debussy

Preludes, Book 2

-        Brouillards

-        Feuilles mortes

-        La Puerta del Vino

Lívia Rév, piano

Piano Music by Claude Debussy

Hyperion

9:00

Rudolf Escher
(1912 – 1980)

Songs of Love and Eternity (1955)

1.        These are the days when birds come back

2.        Wild nights!

3.        Heart, we will forget him!

4.        The wind tapped like a tired man

5.        To make a prairie it takes a clover

Netherlands Chamber Choir, Ed Spanjaard, conductor

The Choral Works of Rudolf Escher

NM Classics

Radames Gnattali

Valsa & Choro from “Brasiliana No. 13”

Paulo Bellinati, guitar

Bellinati: Serenata “Choros & Waltzes of Brazil

GSP Recordings

Astor Piazzolla

-        Café 1930

-        Tango Remembrances

Yo-yo Ma, cello

Sergio & Odair Assad, guitars

Nestor Marconi, Bandoneon

Soul of the Tango: The Music of Astor Piazzolla

Sony Classical

 

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