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Classical Music 7:00-9:30pm

Playlist for Thursday, October 24, 2013

Hosted by Meera Collier-Mitchell

Time

Composer

Selection

Performers

Record Title

Label

7:00

Edward Elgar
(1857 – 1934)

There is sweet music

The Cambridge Singers, John Rutter, director

There is sweet music: English choral songs, 1890 – 1950
(1986)

Collegium

 

Kevin Puts
(b. 1972)

If I were a swan (text by Fleda Brown)

Conspirare, Craig Hella Johnson, director

Kevin Puts: To Touch the Sky
(2013)

Harmonia Mundi

 

J.P.E Hartmann
(1805 – 1900)

Prelude in G minor

Henrik Wenzel Andreasen, flute

Anna Řland, piano

Flute Music of the Danish Golden Age
(1994)

Naxos

7:20

Jan Pzn Sweelinck
(1562 – 1621)

Pseaume 90

Netherlands Chamber Choir, Paul Van Nevel, conductor

Music in the Light of Vermeer

Radio Netherlands and the Metropolitan Museum of Art

 

Jacob van Eijck
(c. 1590 – 1657

Preludium ofte Voorspel

Marijke, Miessen, recorder

 

Adrianus Valerius
(c. 1570 – 1625)

Engel Masims

Toyohiko Satoh, lute

7:30

Gabriel Fauré
(1845 – 1924)

Impromptu No. 3 in A flat major, Op. 34

Kathryn Stott, piano

Faure: Piano Music
(1995)

Hyperion

 

Lili Boulanger
(1893 – 1918)

Pour Les Funérailles D’Un Soldat

For baritone, chorus, and piano (three hands)

The New London Chamber Choir, James Wood, conductor

Peter Johnson, baritone

Andrew Ball, piano; Ian Townsend, third hand

Lili Boulanger: Clairčres dans le ciel, etc.
(1995)

Hyperion

 

Igor Stravinsky
(1882 – 1971)

Four movements from Histoire du Soldat (1918)

  1. Introduction: The Soldier’s March
  2. Little tunes beside the brook
  3. Tango, Waltz & Ragtime
  4. Petit Concert

Christopher O’Riley, piano

Stravinsky: Histoire du Soldat, etc.
(1994)

Elektra Nonesuch

8:00

Jean Sibelius
(1869 – 1957)

Rakastava Op. 14 / The Lover

Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir, Paul Hillier, conductor

Baltic Runes
(2010)

Harmonia Mundi

 

Einojuhani Rautavaara
(b. 1928)

Lorca Suite, Op. 72

  1. Canción de jinete
  2. El Grito
  3. La luna asoma
  4. Malagueńa

Baltic Voices 1
(2002)

Harmonia Mundi

 

Ernest Bloch
(1880 – 1959)

“Prayer” No. 1 from From Jewish Life

Coenraad Bloemdal, cello; Valerie Tryon, piano

The Cantorial Voice of the ‘Cello
(1995)

Dorian

 

Dror Yikro

Chassidic Song for Guitar

William Kanengiser, guitar

Echoes of the Old World
(1993)

GSP

 

Romanian Traditional

Doina, hora 5:28

Hespčrion XXI, Jordi Savall, director

Balkan Spirit

Alia Vox

8:30

Greek & Turkey traditional

Ta xyla & Çeçen кizі 2:59

 

Bulgarian traditional

Chichovata 3:35

 

Igor Stravinsky

Four Russian Peasant Songs (1954)

New London Chamber Choir and Ensemble, James Wood, conductor

Stravinsky: The Wedding
(1991)

Hyperion

8:45

Erik Satie
(1866 – 1925)

Trois Morceaux in Forme de Poire (Three pieces in the form of a pear)

Klára Körmendi, Gábor Eckhardt, piano

Satie: Piano Works Vol. 4
(1994)

Naxos

 

Claude Debussy
(1862 – 1918)

Selections from the Bergamasque Suite

          Prelude

          Menuet

          Passepied

Sérgio & Adair Assad, guitars

Jardim Abandonado
(2007)

Nonesuch

 

Benjamin Britten
(1913 – 1976)

Now Sleeps the Crimson Petal (1943)

James Gilchrist, tenor; Jasper de Waal, horn, Amsterdam Sinfonietta, Candida Thompson, director

Britten
(2013)

Channel Classics

 

Peter Hamlin

Casey at the Bat

Cantus

Cantus
(2007)

www.cantusonline.org

 

Cole Porter

Night and Day

Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, violin; Masao Kawasaki, viola; Mats Lidstrom, cello

Night and Day
(1998)

EMI Classics

 

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