Musica della sera

Classical Music 7:00-9:30pm

Playlist for Thursday, May 18, 2006

Hosted by Nicholas Mitchell

Time (approx.)




Record Title


7:00 pm


Concerto in C for Two Trumpets, RV 537

City of London Sinfonia; Nicholas Kraemer, conductor and harpsichord; Crispian Steele-Perkins and Michael Meekes, trumpet

Vivaldi: Wind Concerti



Henry Purcell

Sonata No. XII in D, Z.801; Overture a 4 in d minor, Z.771

London Baroque

Henry Purcell: Chamber Music

Harmonia Mundi



Tis Nature’s Voice; I Attempt from Love’s Sickness to fly, from The Indian Queen, Sleep, Adam, Sleep; Musick for a while, from Oedipus; Hark! The echoing Air, from The Fairy Queen

Drew Minter, countertenor; Paul O’Dette, archlute; Mitzi Meyerson, harpsichord & organ; Mary Springfels, viol

Sweeter than Roses: Songs of Henry Purcell

Harmonia Mundi

7:30 pm


Instrumental Music from The Fairy Queen: Prelude & hornpipe in g minor; Air and Rondeau in B; Overture in D; Prelude and Entry Dance in C; Dance of the Fairies in G; Overture in G Minor: Symphony while the swans come forward; Air in G: Song: If love’s a sweet passion; Prelude in G Minor; Hornpipe in D Minor; Symphony: Canzona, Largo, Allegro, Adagio, Allegro

Freiburger Barockorchester; Thomas Hengelbrock, conducting

Henry Purcell: Instrumental Music (from: The Fairy Queen, Dido and Aeneas, King Arthur, Abdelazer)

Deutche Harmonia Mundi

8:00 pm

Giovanni Battista Pergolesi

Sonata No.1 in G

Jörg-Wolfgang Janh and Nobuko Araki, violins; Gisela Reith, violoncello; Martin Gotthard Schneider, harpsichord

Giovanni Battista Pergolesi : The Fourteen Trio Sonatas

Musical Heritage Society (LP)


Domenico Scarlatti

Sonata in D Minor, K 213; in D Major, K.137; in D Major, K. 491; in B Minor, K.227

Julian Gray & Ronald Pearl, guitars

Baroque Inventions


8:30 pm

Henry Purcell

Fantasia Upon One Note; 3 Fantasias in 3 Parts

Hespèrion XX

Henry Purcell: Fantasias for the Viols



Johann Pachelbel

Ciaccona in F Minor

Boulder Brass

Bolder Baroque



J.S. Bach

Fugue in G Minor, BWV 578




9:00 pm


French Suite No.5 in G Major, BWV 816

Julian Gray & Ronald Pearl, guitars

Baroque Inventions



William Byrd

The Bells

Boulder Brass

Bolder Baroque



J.S. Bach

Jesu, meiner Seelen Wonne, from Cantata 147