Musica della sera

Classical Music 7:00-9:30pm

Playlist for Thursday, February 9, 2012

Hosted by Meera Collier-Mitchell

Time

Composer

Selection

Performers

Record Title

Label

7:00

Christoph Willibald Gluck
(1714 – 1787)

Qual vita è questa mai… Che fiero momento

Teodora Gheorghiu, soprano

Les Talens Lyriques, Christophe Rousset, director

Arias for Anna De Amicis
(2011)

Aparté

J.S. Bach
(1685 – 1750)

Sonata III BWV 1005

I.         Adagio

II.        Fuga

III.      Largo

IV.      Allegro assai

Isabelle Faust, violin (Stradivarius)

Sonatas & Partitas for Solo Violin
(2011)

Harmonia Mundi

7:30

Garald Finzi
(1901 – 1956)

At Middle-Field Gate in February
(txt Thomas Hardy)

Bejun Mehta, countertenor

Julius Drake, piano

Down by the Sally Gardens
(2011)

Harmonia Mundi

Herbert Howells
(1892 – 1983)

The Widow Bird
(txt Percy Bysshe Shelley)

Lennox Berkeley
(1903 – 1989)

The Horseman
(txt Walter de la Mare)

Poul Ruders
(b. 1949)

Trio Transcendentale (2010)

Nicholas Wearne, organ

Poul Ruders, Vol. Seven
(2011)

Bridge

Gabriel Fauré
(1845 – 1924)

-        Les Roses D’Ispahan

-        Nell

-        Après un Rêve

-        Adieu

Susanna Phillips, soprano

Myra Huang, piano

Paysages: Debussy, Fauré, Messiaen
(2011)

Bridge

Tod Machover
(b. 1954)

Three Hyper-Dim-Sums (2004)

-        Glade

-        Winding Line

-        Punchy

iO Quartet:

Alexander Woods, violin

Sarah Crocker, violin

Elizabeth Weisser, viola

Chris Gross, cello

…but not simpler…
(2011)

Bridge

8:00

Antonio Vivaldi
(1678 – 1741)

Cello Concerto in C major

I.                      

II.  Andante

III. Allegro

Jean-Huihen Queyras, cello

Akademie fur Alte Musik, Berlin

Vivaldi Cello Concertos

Harmonia Mundi

Antonio Vivaldi

The Four Seasons: Spring

The New Koto Ensemble of Tokyo

Koto Vivaldo

Angel

8:30

Traditional Irish

Onis Oirr

Barry Phillips, cello, cittern, shaker

Todd Phillips, bass

Muireann, low whistle

Cello

Gourd Music

Traditional, Barry Phillips, arr.

Bjorndansen e. Olof Tillman

Barry Phillips, two 5-string cellos

Tråd

Gourd Music

Bjernulf’s brollopolska (Bjernulf’s wedding polska)

The Ancient’s Song of Mourning

Barry Phillips & William Coulter

Music on the Mountain

Gourd Music

Step Tune/Who Will Bow and Bend like the Willow

Traditional, Craig Hella Johnson, arr.

Hard Trials

Conspirare

Craig Hella Johnson & Company of Voices

Sing Freedom! African American Spirituals

Harmonia Mundi

9:00

Charles Ives

Sonata No. 4 “Chldren’s Day at the Camp Meeting

-        Allegro

-        Largo

-        Allegro

Hilary Hahn, violin

Valentina Lisitsa, piano

Charles Ives: Four Sonatas

Deutsche Grammophon

Traditional

Shall We Gather By the River

Anonymous 4

American Angels

Harmonia Mundi

Claude Debussy
(1862 – 1918)

Trois chansons

-        Dieu! Qu’il la fait bon regarder!

-        Quant j’ai ouy le tabourin

-        Yver, vous n’estes qu’un villain

Robert Shaw Festival Singers, Robert Shaw, conductor

Appear & Inspire

Telarc

Maurice Ravel
(1875 – 1937)

Trois Chansons

-        Nicolette

-        Trois beaux oiseaux du Paradis

-        Ronde

Mesut Ozgen

Estudio

Mesut Ozgen, guitar

Troubadour

Golden Horn Records

 

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