Musica della sera

Classical Music 7:00-9:30pm

Playlist for Thursday, December 19, 2013

Hosted by Meera Collier-Mitchell

Time

Composer

Selection

Performers

Record Title

Label

7:00

Jeffrey Reid Baker

The First Noel Gymnopedie for Solo Piano (in the style of Erik Satie)

Jeffrey Reid Baker, piano

A Composer’s Christmas

www.jrb-cd.com

George Winston

Night

    Snow

    Midnight

    Minstrels

Variations on the Canon by Johann Pachelbel

George Winston, piano

December
(1982)

Windham Hill

7:15

Anonymous

    Hymn: Az idvözitöt régenten

    Song: Novus annus adiit

    Communion: Exulta filia Syon

Anonymous 4: Ruth Cunningham, Marsha Genensky, Susan Hellauer, Johanna Maria Rose

A Star in the East: Medieval Hungarian Christmas Music
(1996)

Harmonia Mundi

Hieronymus Praetorius
(1560 – 1629)

Joseph lieber, Joseph mein

The Tallis Scholars, Peter Phillips, director

Christmas Carols and Motets
(1986)

Gimell

7:30

Interview, Christian Grube, director of the Santa Cruz Chorale

Anonymous
(c. 1485 – 1490)

Nowell, nowell, nowell! This is the salutacyon of the angell Gabryell

Sinfonye

Gabriel’s Blessing
(1993)

Helios

7:45

Plainchant

Veni veni Emmanuel

The Choir of Clare College, Cambridge, Graham Ross, director

Veni Emmanuel
(2013)

Harmonia Mundi

William Byrd

Vigilate

J.S. Bach

Jesus Christus, Gottes Sohn

Ludwig Guttler, trumpet; Friedrich Kircheis, organ

Christmas Music for Trumpet and Organ
(1990)

Delta Music, Inc.

Percy Grainger
(1882 – 1961)

Dana Perna, arr.

The Sussex Mummer’s Carol

Polyphony, Stephen Layton, director

A Christmas Present from Polyphony

Hyperion

Benjamin Britten
(1913 – 1976)

A Hymn to the Virgin

Kenneth Leighton
(1929 – 1988)

Lully, lulla, thou little tiny child

8:00

Sergei Rachmaninoff

Bogoroditse Dyevo

The Choir of Clare College, Cambridge, Graham Ross, director

Veni Emmanuel
(2013)

Harmonia Mundi

Francisco Guerrero

A  un nińo llorando

Chanticleer, Joseph Jennings, director

Sing We Christmas
(1995)

Chanticleer Records

Huron traditional

Twas in the Moon of Wintertime

Quadriga Consort

On a Cold Winter’s Day
(2012)

Carpe Diem Records

Catalan Christmas Folk Song

Song of the Birds

Solid Brass

Christmas with Solid Brass
(1989)

Dorian

8:15

Steven Sametz

Noël canon

Chanticleer, Joseph Jennings, director

Sing We Christmas
(1995)

Chanticleer Records

Gustav Holst

Christmas Day

Solid Brass

Christmas with Solid Brass
(1989)

Dorian

8:30

Tomaso Albinoni
(1671 – 1751)

Adagio

James Galway, flute; Münchner Rundfunkorchester / Munich Radio Orchestra

In Dulci Jubilo
(1991)

Musical Heritage Society

Hector Berlioz
(1803 – 1869)

L’Enfance du Christ, Part II

La Chapelle Royale; Collegium Vocale; Orchestre des Champs Elysees; Philippe Herreweghe, director

L’Enfance du Christ: trilogie sacree, Op. 25
(1997)

Harmonia Mundi

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
(1840 – 1893)

Waltz of the Snowflakes

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Ambrosian Singers, Andre Previn, conductor

Tchaikovsky: Nutcracker
(1986)

EMI Classics

9:00

Various

Dona Nobis Pacem

Yo-Yo Ma, cello

Edgar Meyer, Chris Thile, cellos

Sergio & Odair Assad, guitars

Paquito D’Rivera, Alon Yavnai, clarinet & piano

Chris Botti, trumpet

Songs of Joy & Peace
(2008)

Sony Classical

Traditional

Cantos para Pedir las Posadas

Dave Brubeck, piano

A Dave Brubeck Christmas
(1996)

Telarc

Traditional

Twelve Days of Christmas

Mino Cinelu and Dianne Reeves

World Christmas
(1996)

Metro Blue

Walter Kent

Butch Thompson, arr.

Silent Night

Butch Thompson, piano

Butch Thompson: Yulestride
(1994)

Daring Records

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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