Musica della sera

Classical Music 7:00-9:30pm

Playlist for Thursday, August 16, 2012

Hosted by Meera Collier-Mitchell

Time

Composer

Selection

Performers

Record Title

Label

7:00

Traditional Appalachian

Guide Me, O Thou Great Jehovah

Chanticleer, Joseph Jennings, Music Director

Chanticleer: Our American Journey
(2002)

Teldec Classics

Elisha West
(1756 – c. 1809)

Evening Hymn (“The day is past and gone”)

His Majestie’s Clerkes, Paul Hillier, conductor

Early American Choral Music, Vol. 2: Anglo-American Psalmody 1550 – 1800
(1996)

Harmonia Mundi

William Billings
(1746 – 1800)

I am the Rose of Sharon

Early American Choral Music, Vol. 1: Anthems and Fuging Tunes by William Billings
(1992)

Harmonia Mundi

7:15

Steven Stucky
(b. 1949)

Whispers

Chanticleer, Joseph Jennings, Music Director

Chanticleer: Our American Journey
(2002)

Teldec Classics

William Byrd
(1543 – 1623)

Ave Verum Corpus

The Cambridge Singers, John Rutter, director

Ave Verum Corpus: Motets & Anthems of William Byrd
(1989)

Collegium

Veni Sancte Spiritus

7:30

Paul Hindemith
(1895 – 1963)

Six Chansons nach Rilke

          La Biche / The Doe

          Un Cygne / A Swan

          Puisque tout passé / Since all is passing

          Printemps / Springtime

          En Hiver / In Winter

          Verger / Orchard

Netherlands Chamber Choir, Uwe Gronostay, conductor

Hindemith / Netherlands Chamber Choir / Uwe Gronostay
(1994)

Globe

7:45

Béla Bartók
(1881 – 1945)

Divertimento, Sz. 113

          Allegro no troppo

          Molto adagio

          Allegro assai

Bournemouth Sinfonietta, Richard Studt, conductor

20th Century String Music
(1993)

Naxos

8:10

Gian Carlo Menotti
(1911 – 2007)

The Unicorn, the Gorgon, and the Manticore

Libretto

The Boston Cecilia Chorus & Chamber Ensemble, Donald Teeters, conductor

The Unicorn, the Gorgon, and the Manticore: A Musical Fable for Chorus & Ensemble
(1996)

Newport Classics

Charles Tomlinson Griffes
(1884 – 1920)

The White Peacock, Op. 7, No. 1

Dallas Symphony Orchestra, Andrew Litton, conductor

An American Tapestry
(1996)

Dorian

9:00

Mark O’Connor

Appalachia Waltz

Mark O’Connor, violin

Metamorphosen Chamber Orchestra, Scott Yoo, conductor

Mark O’Connor: The American Seasons
(2004)

Sony Classical

Billy Joel
(b. 1949)

Reverie (Villa D’Este), Op. 3

Richard Joo, piano

Fantasies & Delusions: Music for Solo Piano
(2001)

Sony Classical

Brent Michael Davids
(b. 1959)

The Un-Covered Wagon

Chanticleer, Joseph Jennings, Music Director

Chanticleer: Our American Journey
(2002)

Teldec Classics

Billy Joel

Invention in C Minor

Richard Joo, piano

Fantasies & Delusions: Music for Solo Piano
(2001)

Sony Classical

 

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