Musica della sera

Classical Music 7:00-9:30pm

Playlist for Thursday, September 1, 2011

Hosted by Meera Collier-Mitchell

Time

Composer

Selection

Performers

Record Title

Label

7:00

Carmel Bach Festival: Friday Afternoon Chamber Concert, Recorded July 29, 2011

From Beethoven to Brittania

Cynthia Roberts and Patricia Ahern, violins

Patrick Jordan, viola

Allen Whear, cello

William Shield
(1748 – 1829)

Quartet in C Minor, Op. 3, No. 3

-        Allegro

-        Adagio

-        Allegretto

Ralph Vaughan Williams
(1872 – 1958)

Household Music: Three Preludes on Welsh Hymn Tunes

-        Crug-y-bar (Fantasia)

-        St. Denio

-        Aberystwyth

Ludwig van Beethoven

(1770 – 1827)

Quartet in C Minor, Op. 18, No.4

-        Allegro ma non tanto

-        Andante scherzoso quasi allegretto

-        Menuetto-Allegretto

-        Allegro-Prestissimo

8:00

Ludwig Van Beethoven
(1770 – 1827)

33 Variations on a Waltz by Diabelli, Op. 120

        I.      Theme. Vivace – Var. I. Alla Marcia maestoso

Paul Lewis, piano

Beethoven: Diabelli – Variationen

Harmonia Mundi

    XI.      Allegretto

   XII.      Un poco piu moto

 XIII.      Vivace

 XIV.      Grave e maestoso

  XV.      Presto scherzando

 XVI.      Allegro

XVII.      [no tempo marking]

XVIII.      Poco moderato

XIX.      Presto

  XX.      Andante

XXI.      Allegro con brio – Meno allegro

XXII.      Allegro molto

XXIII.      Allegro assai

8:15

Steven Stucky
(b. 1949)

Three New Motets ‘in memoriam Thomas Tallis’ (2005)

-        O admirabile commercium

-        O sacrum convivium

-        O vos omnes

The Choir of Trinitiy College, Cambridge

Stephen Layton, conductor

Beyond all Mortal Dreams

Hyperion

8:30

Claude Debussy
(1862 – 1918)

L’Isle joyeuse

Cedric Tiberghien, piano

Debussy: Piano Works / Tiberghien

Radio France

Nuages

Boston Symphony Orchestra, Sir Colin Davis, conductor

Debussy: La Mer, Trois Nocturnes, &c.

Phillips

De rêve (Of Dreams)

Sandrine Piau, soprano

Jos van Immerseel, piano

Melodies

Naive

9:00

Sergei Rachmaninoff
(
1873 – 1943)

Prelude in G-sharp minor, Op. 32, No. 12

Prelude in D major, Op. 23, No. 4

Vassily Primakov, piano

Rachmaninoff: Preludes, &c.

Bridge

Bela Bartok
(1881 – 1945)

Sonata for Solo Violin:

-        Tempo di ciaccona

György Pauk, Solo Violin

Bartok: Works for Violin

Naxos

Frederic Chopin
(1810 – 1849)

-        Berceuse, Op. 57

-        Trois Mazurkas, Op. 59, No. 3

Jon Nakamatsu, piano

Chopin: Fantasy on Polish Airs, &c.

Harmonia Mundi

 

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