Musica della sera

Classical Music 7:00-9:30pm

Playlist for Thursday, March 8, 2013

Hosted by Nicholas Mitchell

Time

Composer

Selection

Performers

Record Title

Label

7:00

Domenico Scarlatti
(1685 – 1757)

Sonata in A minor, K. 54

Vladimir Horowitz, piano

The Celebrated Scarlatti Recordings, Vol II
(1964/1992)

Sony Music

Sonata in F minor, K 466

Sonata in E minor, K. 198

Sonata in F# minor, K. 319

A Baroque & Classical Recital, Vol V
(1989/1992)

Sonata in G major, K. 260

Alessandro Scarlatti

Già il sole dal Gange (Already the sun is sparkling more brightly from the Ganges)

Cecilia Bartoli, mezzo-soprano

Gyorgy Fischer, piano

If You Love Me (Se tu m’ami)
(1992)

London

Antonio Cesti

Intorno all’idol mio (Gentle, pleasant breezes)

7:30

Antonio Lotti

Pur dicesti o bocca bella (O beautiful mouth)

Antonio Vivaldi
(1678 – 1741)

Concerto No. 9 in B-flat Major, RV 530

Allegro

Largo e spiccato

Allegro

Rachel Podger, violin

Holland Baroque Society

Antonion Vivaldi: La Cetra: 12 Violin Concertos, Op. 9
(2012)

Channel Classics

Ludwig Van Beethoven
(1770 – 1827)

The Ruins of Athens – Turkish March (arr. Curley)

Carlo Curley, organ

40 Famous Marches

Decca

Felix Mendelssohn
(1809 – 1847)

Athalia – War March of the Priests

Wiener Philharmoniker, Christoph von Dohnanyi, director

8:00

Ludwig Van Beethoven

Incidental Music to Kotzebue’s König Stephan, Op. 117

       Overture

       Men’s chorus: “Ruhend von seinen Thaten…”

       Men’s Chorus: “Auf dunkelm Irrweg…”

       Victory March (orchestra only)

       Women’s chorus: “Wo die Unschuld Blumen streute…”

       Chorus: “Eine neue strahlende Sonne…”

       Melodrama (musical portions only)

       Priestly March and Chorus: “Heil unsern Könige!...”

       Final chorus: “Heil! Heil unsern Enkeln!…”

Ambrosian Singers, John McCarthy, director

London symphony Orchestra, Michael Tilson Thomas, director

Beethoven: Late Choral Music
(1975)

CBS Records

Charles Gounod
(1818 – 1893)

Funeral March of a Marionette

Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Alexander Gibson, director

40 Famous Marches

Decca

8:45

Edward Elgar
(1857 – 1934)

Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1 in D major

London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Georg Solti, director

Giuseppe Verdi
(1813 – 1901)

Aida – Grand March

Philip Jones Brass Ensemble, Elgar Howarth, director

9:00

Ludwig Van Beethoven

Für Elise

Van Cliburn, piano

Van Cliburn: The World’s Favorite Piano Music

(Recorded 1970 – 1975)

RCA Victor

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Rondo alla turca (Turkish March)

Sergei Rachmaninoff

Prelude in G Minor

Claude Debussy

Rêverie

Sergei Rachmaninoff

Prelude in C-Sharp Minor; Prelude in C Minor

 

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