Musica della sera

Classical Music 7:00-9:30pm

Playlist for Thursday, July 15, 2004

Hosted by Nicholas Mitchell

Time (approx.)

Composer

Selection

Performers

Record Title

Label

7:00 pm

Handel

Concerto Grosso in B-Flat, Op.6, No.7

Guildhall String Ensemble

Handel: Concerti Grossi, Op.6, Nos. 5-8

RCA

Sinfonia-RecitativoPompe vano di morte”; Aria “Dove sei; Sinfonia; AccompagnatoSi, l’infida consorte”; Aria “Confusa si miri” from Rodelinda, Regina de Langobardi

Andreas Scholl, counter-tenor; Akademie fur Alte Musik Berlin

G.F. Handel: Ombra mai fu

Harmonia Mundi

7:30 pm

Concerto a due Cori for two wind ensembles and strings, No.2 in F, HWV 333

Tafelmusik, Jeanne Lamon, conductor

Handel: Music for the Royal Fireworks

Sony

Airs and Choruses: “Haste thee nymph”, “Come, and trip it as you go”; Recit. “If I give thee honour due”; Air “Mirth, admit me of thy crew”; Air and Chorus: “Or let the merry bells ring round”

Ensemble Orchestral de Paris, Bach Choir, John Nelson, conductor

Handel: L’Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato:

Virgin (2 discs)

8:00  pm

Vivaldi

Concerto “Il Proteo o sia il mondo al rovescio” con violino e violoncello, archi e continuo

Les Concert des Nations; Jordi Savall, viole de gambe et directions

Antonio Vivaldi: La Viola da gamba in Concerto

AliaVox

J.S. Bach

“Nun komm der Heiden Heiland”, BWV 659

Hans Fagius, organ

J.S. Bach: 18 Chorale fur Orgel

BIS (2 discs)

Thomas Tallis

Suscipe quaeso

The Sixteen; Harry Christophers, conducting

Philip & Mary: Music from the Anglo-Spanish Court

Collins

8:30 pm

Roland de Lassus

“Solo e pensoso a 5”; “S’una fede amorosa a 8

Huelgas-Ensemble; Paul van Nevel, conductor

Lassus: Il Conzoniere

Harmonia Mundi

John Dowland

“Flow my tears”; “From silent night”; “Fine knacks for ladies”; “In darkness”; “Sorrow come”

Ensemble Orlando Gibbons; Gerard Lesne, alto; Jacob Heringman, lute

Dowland: Ayres

Naïve (Astree)

9:00 pm

Brahms

4 Songs for women’s chorus, 2 horns and harp, Op.17

Musica Sacra; Richard Westenburg, conductor

Brahms: Songs and Romances for Chorus

RCA

Cesar Franck

“Allegretto poco mosso” from Sonata in A Major for Violin and Piano (transcribed for cello and piano)

Yo-Yo Ma, cello; Kathryn Stott, piano

Paris: La Belle Epoque

Sony

W.A. Mozart

“Pa-pa-pa-pa-papagena” from Die Zauberflote

Bryn Terfel, bass baritone; Cecilia Bartoli, mezzo-soprano; Orchestra dell’Accademia; Nazionale di Santa Cecilia; Myung-Whun Chung, conductor

Cecilia & Bryn: Duets

 

Decca