Musica della sera

Classical Music 7:00-9:30pm

Playlist for Thursday, June 17, 2004

Hosted by Nicholas Mitchell

Time (approx.)

Composer

Selection

Performers

Record Title

Label

7:00 pm

Catalani

Ebben?...Ne andro lontana

Renée Fleming, soprano; London Philharmonic Orchestra; Sir Charles Mackerras, conductor

Renee Fleming: By Request

Decca

Dvorak

Mesicku na nebi hlubokem (O silver moon)

Renee Fleming; London Symphony Orchestra; Sir Georg Solti, conductor

Sonata in F Major, B106 (Op.57)

Anthony Marwood, violin; Susan Tomes, piano

Dvorak: Music for Violin

Hyperion

7:30 pm

Brahms

Three Sacred Choruses for 4-part female chorus, Op.37

Corydon Singers; Christine Barratt, soprano; Joya Logan, alto; Matthew Best, conductor

Brahms Motets

Hyperion

 

Two Songs, Opus 91 for Contralto with viola (or cello) 

Anne-Marie Donovan, mezzo-soprano;Boyd McDonald, fortepiano; Paul Pulford, cello

Brahms: Cello Sonatas and Songs with Cello

Doremi

 

 

Bruchner

Tanum ergo (D Major, 1888)

Choir of St. Bride's Church; Robert Jones, conductor

Bruchner Motets

Naxos

 

8:00 pm

Libera me (F minor, 1854)

Chopin

Grande Valse Brillante in A Minor, Op.34, No.2

Emanuel Ax, piano       

Chopin: Piano Concerto No.1...etc           

Sony

 

Variations on "La ci darem la mano," Op.2 for Piano and Orchestra

Emanuel Ax, piano; Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment; Sir Charles Mackerras, conductor

8:30 pm

Bright Sheng

Two Poems from the Sung Dynasty

Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra; Juliana Gondek, soprano; Samuel Wong, conductor

Bright Sheng: Orchestral Works

Naxos

 

9:00 pm

Bela Bartok

String Quartet No.5, Sz 102 (1934)

Tokyo String Quartet

Bartok: The 6 String Quartets (Complete)

Musical Heritage Society (2 discs)

Villa-Lobos

Bachianas brasileiras No.5: Aria (Cantilena)

Renee Fleming, soprano; Dave Grusin, piano; Lee Ritenour, guitar

By Request

Decca

 

                       

     

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