Musica della sera

Classical Music 7:00-9:30pm

Playlist for Thursday, October 25, 2012

Hosted by Meera Collier-Mitchell

Time

Composer

Selection

Performers

Record Title

Label

7:00

Mark O’Connor

Appalachia Waltz (solo cello version)

Yo-Yo Ma, solo cello

Yo-Yo Ma: Solo
(1999)

Sony Classical

William Billings
(1746 – 1800)

          Hear my Pray’r

          Rutland

          David’s Lamentation

His Majestie’s Clerkes, Paul Hillier, conductor

Early American Choral Music, Vol. 1
(2001)

Harmonia Mundi

Daniel Read
(1757 – 1836)

          Greenwich

Early American Choral Music, Vol. 2
(2002)

7:15

Stephen Jenks
(1772 – 1856)

          Decay

Elisha West
(1756 – c.1809)

          Evening Hymn

William Billings

          Chester

7:30

William Schuman
(b. 1910)

New England Triptych

         I.      Be Glad Then America

        II.      When Jesus Wept

      III.      Chester

Dallas Symphony Orchestra, Andrew Litton, conductor

An American Tapestry
(1996)

Dorian

Edgar Meyer
(b. 1960)

First Impressions

Yo-Yo Ma, cello

Mark O’Connor, violin

Edgar Meyer, piano

Yo-Yo Ma: Appassionato
(2007)

Sony Classical

7:45

George Gershwin
(1898 – 1937)

From Three Preludes:

          Andante con moto e poco rubato

Yo-Yo Ma, cello

Jeffrey Kahane, piano

Samuel Barber
(1910 – 1981)

A Hand of Bridge, Op. 35

Text by Gian Carlo Menotti

Patricia Neway, soprano; Eunice Alberts, contralto; William Lewis, tenor; Philip Maero, baritone

Symphony of the Air, Vladimir Golschmann, conductor

Music of Samuel Barber
(1999)

Vangard

8:00

Frederic Chopin
(1810 – 1849)

Nocturne in D flat major, Op. 27 No. 2

Nocturne in B major, Op. 32 No. 1

Nocturne in A flat major Op. 32 No. 2

Angela Hewitt, piano

Chopin: The Complete Nocturnes and Impromptus
(2004)

Hyperion

8:20

Franz Liszt
(1811 – 1886)

          Freudvoll un leidvoll / Full of joy and full of sorrow

          Über allen Gipfeln is Ruh’ / Over every mountain-top lies peace

Angelika Kirchschlager, mezzo-soprano

Julius Drake, piano

Franz Liszt: The Complete Songs – 2
(2012)

Hyperion

Claude Debussy
(1862 – 1918)

Ariettes Oubliees (1885 – 1887)

          Chevaux de bois / Wooden Horses

          Green

          Spleen

Text by Paul Verlaine, (1844 – 1896)

Susanna Phillips, soprano

Myra Huang, piano

Paysages
(2012)

Bridge Records

8:40

Paul Hindemith
(1895 – 1963)

From Zwolf Madrigale (1958)

No. 1: Mitwelt / Fellow man

No. 3: Tauche deine Furcht / Immerse your fear

No. 4: Trink aus! / Drink up!

No. 6 Frühling / Spring

No. 8: Judaskuß / Judas Kiss

No. 12: Du Zweifel / Thou Doubt

Netherlands Chamber Choir, Uwe Gronostay, conductor

Paul Hindemith: Choral Works
(1994)

Globe Records

Erik Satie
(1866 – 1925)

Trois morceau en forme de poire / Three pieces in the form of a Pear

Klára Körmendi, Gábor Eckhardt, piano

Satie: Piano Works Vol. 4
(1994)

Naxos

9:10

Morten Lauridsen
(b. 1943)

Mid-Winter Songs (1990)

          Lament for Pasiphaë

          Like Snow

          She Tells Her Love While Half Asleep

          Mid-Winter Waking

          Intercession in Late October

Los Angeles Master Chorale, Paul Salamunovich, conductor

Lauridsen: Lux Aeterna
(1998)

RCM

George Gershwin

          Two Waltzes in C

Angela Brownridge, piano

Fascinating Rhythm: The Complete Music for Solo Piano by George Gershwin
(1999)

Hyperion

 

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