Musica della sera

-Classical Music 7:00-9:30pm

Playlist for Thursday, March 1, 2012

Hosted by Meera Collier-Mitchell

Time

Composer

Selection

Performers

Record Title

Label

7:00

Giovanni Croce
(c. 1557 – 1609)

From profound centre of my heart

Stile Antico

Tune thy Musicke to thy Hart: Tudor & Jacobean music for private devotion (2011)

Harmonia Mundi

William Walton
(1920 – 1983)

A litany

The Cambridge Singers,John Rutter, conductor

Hail, gladdening Light: Music of the English Church
(1991)

Collegium Records

Thomas Morley
(1557/8 – 1602)

Nolo mortem peccatoris

Thomas Tallis
(c. 1505 – 1585)

O nata lux

Thomas Campion
(c. 1540 – 1619)

Never weather-beaten sail

Stile Antico

Fretwork

Tune thy Musicke to thy Hart

Harmonia Mundi

William Byrd
(c. 1540 – 1623)

Why do I use my paper, ink and pen?

7:20

Artemy Vedel
(1767 – 1808)

By the Rivers of Babylon

Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir, Paul Hillier, conductor

The Powers of Heaven: Orthodox Music of the 17th and 18th Centuries
(2003)

Harmonia Mundi

Dmitry Bortniansky
(1751 – 1825)

Lord, Make Me to Know My End

7:40

Traditional Finnish

Ah Herra Christ

Retrover, Markus Tapio, director

Choralis Septentrionalis: Early Scandinavian Chorale
(2000)

Opus 111

Grates nunc omnes – Ole kiitetty Jesu Christ

Harald Sæverud
(1897 – 1992)

Tunes and Dances from ‘Siljustøl’

-        Ballad of revolt, Op. 22

-        The cotton grass plays on a moonbeam, Op. 24

-        Thor and his hammer, Op. 24

-        Tone’s cradle song, Op. 25

Leif Ove Andsnes, piano

The Long, Long Winter Night
(1998)

EMI Classics

8:00

Erik Satie
(1866 – 1925)

Le poisson rêveur / The Dreamy Fish

Klára Körmendi, piano

Satie: Piano Works, Vol. 4
(1994)

Naxos

Gabriel Fauré
(1845 – 1924)

-        Après un rêve / After a dream

-        Sylvie / Sylvia

-        Au bord de l’eau / At the water’s edge

-        Lydia / Lydia

-        Le papillon et la fleur / The butterfly and the flower

Veronique Gens, soprano

Roger Vignoles, piano

Nuit d’étoiles (Starlit night)
(2000)

EMI Classics

8:20

Claude Debussy
(1862 – 1918)

Suite Bergamasque

-        Prélude

-        Menuet

-        Clair de lune

-        Passepied

Vassily Primakov, piano

Primakov in Concert, Vol. 2
(2011)

Bridge Records

8:45

Alexander Scriabin
(1872 – 1915)

Poème-Nocturne, Op. 61

Andrew Rangell, piano

A Recital of Intimate Works, Vol. II
(2000)

Dorian

Frederic Chopin
(1810 – 1849)

Nocturne, Op. 62, No. 1, B Major

9:00

Robert Kyr

Freedom Song

Conspirare, directed by Craig Hella Johnson & Company of Voices

Sing Freedom!

Harmonia Mundi

Arr. Tarik O’Regan

Swing Low, Sweet Chariot

Duke Ellington
(1899 – 1974)

Harlem (orchestrated by Luther Henderson)

Detroit Symphony Orchestra, Neeme Jarvi, conductor

Still: Symphony No. 2, &c.
(1993)

Chandos Digital

Alvin Singleton
(b. 1940)

After Fallen Crumbs
In memory of Martin Luther King, Jr.

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, Robert Shaw, Louis Lane, conductors

Alvin Singleton / Atlanta Symphony Orchestra (2005)

First Edition Music

 

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