Musica della sera

Classical Music 7:00-9:30pm

Playlist for Thursday, September 4, 2008

Hosted by Nicholas Mitchell

Time (approx.)

Composer

Selection

Performers

Record Title

Label

7:00

Anonymous

Salterello: Prelude & Salterello; Saltarello for cornemuse, tamburello; lamento di tristano: Prelude, Lamento, & Rotta

Alla Resca; Pierre Hamon, conductor

Instanpitta: Festive Music for the Visconti Court, 14th Century

Opus 111

7:20

Anonymous

The Play of Daniel: Part II: The Court of Darius: Daniel saved from the lions’ den

The Dufay Collective; Choristers of Southwell Minster; William Lyons, conductor

The Play of Daniel: A Medieval Drama

Harmonia Mundi

 

Carlo Gesualdo

Madrigals: T’amo mia vita, la mia cara vita; Or, che in gioia credea/O sempre crudo amore; Chiaro risplender suole; Gagliarda seconda; In te, domine, speravi; O vos omnes; Ardita zanzaretta

Marilyn Horne; Grace-Lynne Martin; Cora Lauridsen; Richard Levitt; Richard Robinson; Charles Scharbach, voices; Sol Babitz; Ralph Schaeffer; Milton Thomas; Eugene Wilson, strings; Robert Craft, conductor

Gesualdo: Madrigals, Galliards, Conzonettas, Psalms

Sony

8:15

Henry Purcell

Music for the Funeral of Queen Mary (1695)

Monteverdi Choir; Monteverdi Orchestra; Equale Brass Ensemble; John Eliot Gardiner

Purcell: Music for Queen Mary

Erato

 

Händel

Aria: ‘Waft her, angels’, from Jeptha; Accompagnato: ‘Fatto inferno’ and Aria: ‘Pastorello d’un povero armento’ from Rodelinda; ‘Tune your harps’ from Esther

Mark Padmore, tenor; Katharina Spreckelsen, oboe obbligato (on ‘Tune Your Harps’); The English Conscert; Andrew Manze, conductor

Händel: As steals the morn...arias & scenes for tenor

Harmonia Mundi

9:00

Vivaldi

Agitata da due venti for soprano, strings and continuo from Griselda

Niklas Eklund and Jeffrey Segal, baroque trumpets; Maria Keohane, soprano; Wasa Baroque Ensemble

The Art of the Baroque Trumpet, Volume 5

Naxos

 

Corelli

Sonata in D Major for trumpet, two violins and continuo

 

 

 

 

Albinoni

Vien con nuova orribil guera for soprano, two trumpets, two oboes, strings, and continuo, from La Statira

 

 

 

 

Anonymous (arr. John Williams)

Lamento di Tristan; Ductia; Saltarello

John Williams, guitar

John Williams: The Guitarist

Sony

 

Mikis Theodorakis

Three Epitatios: Epitatios 3, 4, 5