Musica della sera

Classical Music 7:00-9:30pm

Playlist for Thursday, June 20, 2013

Hosted by Meera Collier-Mitchell

Time

Composer

Selection

Performers

Record Title

Label

7:00

Anonymous

Femina Mater:

          Soleta i Verge estich

          Aurtxo txikia negarrez

Montserrat Figueras, mezzo-soprano

J. Savall, A. Lawrence-King, C. Rizzo

Lux Feminae
(2006)

Alia Vox

Hildegard Von Bingen
(1078 – 1179)

O Vis aeternitatis

Nunc aperuit nobis

Quia ergo femina mortem instruxit

Sequentia: Ensemble for medieval music, Barbara Thornton, director

Canticles of Ecstasy
(1994)

BMG Classics

Anonymous

Rondellus: Flos regalis

Chant setting: Ite missa est

Hymn: Ave maris stella1992)

Anonymous 4: Ruth Cunningham, Marsha Genensky, Susan Hellauer, Joanna Rose

An English Ladymass: 13th- and 14th-century chant and polyphony in honor of the Virgin Mary
(1992)

Harmonia Mundi

7:30

Isabella Leonarda
(1620 – 1704)

Sonata terza, op. 16

Ave suavis dilectio, Op. 6 No. 5

Cappella Strumentale del Duomo di Novara, Paolo Monticelli, Direttore

Loredana Bacchetta, soprano

Isabella Leonarda: La Musa Novarese
(1996)

Opus 111

Elisabetta de Gambarini
(1731 – 1765)

From Pieces, Op. 2 (1748):

Variations of Lover, Go and Calm Thy Sighs

Barbara Harbach, harpsichord

18th Century Women Composers: Music for Solo Harpsichord, Vol 1
(1995)

Gasparo Records, Inc.

8:00

Fanny (Mendelssohn) Hensel
(1805 – 1847)

Piano Trio in D Minor, Op. 11

          Allegro molto vivace

          Andante espressivo

          Lied: allegretto

          Finale: allegro moderato

The Atlantis Trio:

Japp Schroder, violin
Enid Sutherland, cello
Penelope Crawford, fortepiano

Felix & Fanny Mendelssohn: Piano Trios
(2001)

Musica Omnia

8:30

Johanna Beyer
(1888 – 1944)

Sonatina in C (1943)

         I.      Allegro brioso

        II.      Scherzo

      III.      Andante

      IV.      Sciolto

Peter Dumsday, piano

Johanna Beyer: Sticky Melodies
(2007)

New World Records

Chen Yi
(b. 1953)

Chinese Myths Cantata (1996):

Song of the Weaving Maid and Cowherd

Chanticleer

The Women’s Philharmonic, JoAnn Falletta, conductor

The Music of Chen Yi
(1996)

New Albion Records

9:00

Xuefei Yang
(b. 1977)

Yi Dance

Xuifei Yang, guitar

Si Ji (Four Seasons)
(2005)

GSP Recordings

Lili Boulanger
(1893 – 1918)

Les Sirènes (1911)

Amanda Pitt, soprano

Andrew Ball, piano

The New London Chamber Choir, James Wood, conductor

Lili Boulanger
(1994)

Hyperion

Amy Beach
(1867 – 1944)

          Chanson d’amour, Op. 21, No. 1 (1893)

          Juni (June), Op. 51, No. 3 (1903)

          Dark Garden, Op. 131 (1932)

          Lento Espressivo, Op. 125

D’Anna Fortunato, mezzo-soprano

Joseph Silverstein, violin

Virginia Eskin, piano

Amy Beach: Dark Garden
(1988)

Northeastern Records

Traditional

Xuefei Yang (arr.)
(b. 1977)

          Heavenly Song

          Lantern Song

          Mayila

Xuifei Yang, guitar

Si Ji (Four Seasons)
(2005)

GSP Recordings

 

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