Musica della sera

Classical Music 7:00-9:30pm

Playlist for Thursday, June 28, 2012

Hosted by Meera Collier-Mitchell

Time

Composer

Selection

Performers

Record Title

Label

7:00

John Sheppard
(c. 1515 – 1558)

Libera nos I & II

Stile Antico

Music for Compline: Tallis, Byrd, Sheppard
(2007)

Harmonia Mundi

Thomas Tallis
(c. 1505 – 1585)

Laudate Dominum

Choir of St John’s College, Cambridge, Christopher Robinson, conductor

Tallis: Choral & Organ Works
(1996)

Chandos Early Music

The Lamentations of Jeremiah

          First Lesson

          Second Lesson

Deller Consort, Alfred Deller, conductor

Thomas Tallis: The Lamentations of Jeremiah
(1988)

Harmonia Mundi

7:30

Georges Métvier
(1790 – 1881)

& Traditional

          V’lŕ men livre fini / There’s my book finished

          Jean-gros-Jean / John big John

          Cha chon (lullaby)

The Harp Consort

Clara Sanabras, soprano & baroque guitar

Paul Hillier, baritone

Andrew Lawrence-King, harps, psaltery, and chifournie; conductor

Les Travailleurs de la Mer: Ancient songs from a small island
(2004)

Harmonia Mundi

7:45

Johann Sebastian Bach
(1685 – 1750)

Contrapunctus 1. Einfache Fuge über das Thema in seiner Urgestalt, a 4
String Quartet

Contrapunctus 2. Einfache Fuge über das Thema in seiner Urgestalt, a 4
Harpsichord

Contrapunctus 3. Einfache Fuge über die Umkehrung des Themas, a 4
Wind Ensemble

Contrapunctus 4. Einfache Fage über die Umkehrung des Themas, a 4
Tutti (strings & winds)

Akademie für Alte Musik

Die Kunst der Fuge
(2011)

Harmonia Mundi

8:00

Dmitry Bortniansky
(1751 – 1825)

Let My Prayer Arise

Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir, Paul Hillier, conductor

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

Harmonia Mundi

Johannes B. Van Bree
(1801 – 1857)

Allegro for four string quartets in d [1845]

Viotta Ensemble, Viktor Liberman, conductor

The Romantic Era in the Netherlands
(1994)

NM Classics

8:20

Frederic Chopin
(1810 – 1849)

Nocturne in F major, Op. 15, No. 1

Nocturne in F# major, Op. 15, No. 2

Nocturne in G minor, Op. 15, No. 3

Angela Hewitt, piano

Chopin Nocturnes
(2004)

Hyperion

8:30

Ottorino Respighi
(1879 – 1936)

La Primavera [1922]

          Invocazione / Invocation

          Le voci delle brezze, delle acque e dei fiori / Voices of the breezes, of water and of the flowers

          I desideri del giovane / The young man’s longings

          Le rimembranze del vecchio / The old man’s memories

          Fanciulle estasiaste – Fantasticheria di Sirvard / Enraptured maidens – Sirvard’s reverie

          L’incontro del giovine con Sirvard / Meeting of the young man and Sirvard

          Inno di Primavera / Hymn to Spring

Slovak Philharmonic Chorus and Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra; Adriano, conductor

Richard Haan, baritone (Narrator)

Miroslav Dvorský, tenor (Young man)

Jana Valásková, soprano (Sirvard)

Vladimir Kubovčík, bass (Old man)

Henrietta Lednárová, soprano (1st girl)

Beata Geriová, mezzo-soprano (2nd girl)

Respighi: La Primavera & Quattro liriche su poesie popolari armene

Marco Polo

9:25

John Field
(1782 – 1837)

Nocturne No. 3: Un poco allegretto

John O’Conor, piano

John Field: Sonatas & Nocturnes

Telarc

 

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