Musica della sera

Classical Music 7:00-9:30pm

Playlist for Thursday, April 4, 2013

Birthday Tribute to Co-Host Meera Collier-Mitchell

Opus 40 Special

Hosted by Nicholas Mitchell

Time

Composer

Selection

Performers

Record Title

Label

7:00

Dvorak

Nocturne in B Major for Violin and Piano, Op. 40 (B48a)

Anthony Marwood, violin; Susan Tomes, piano

Dvorak: Music for Violin and Piano

Hyperion

 

Brahms

Trio for Violin, Horn and Piano in E-flat Major, Op. 40

Isabelle Faust, violin; Teunis van der Zwart, natural horn; Alexander Melnikov, piano

Brahms: Horn Trio

Harmonia Mundi

7:40

Shostakovich

Sonata in D Minor for Cello and Piano, Op. 40

Ronald Thomas, cello; Mihae Lee, piano

Shostakovich Op.67 & Op. 40

Northeastern

8:15

Chopin

Polonaise in A Major, Op. 40, No.1

Jon Nakamatsu, piano

Chopin Selected Works

Harmonia Mundi

 

Grieg

Suite from Holberg’s Time (Holberg Suite), Op. 40

Norwegian Chamber Orchestra; Iona Brown, conductor

Grieg/Nielsen: Music for Strings

Virgin Classics

8:40

Brahms

Clarinet Quintet in B Minor, Op. 115

Jon Manasse, clarinet; Tokyo String Quartet: Martin Beaver and Kikuei Ikeda, violins; Kazuhide Isomura, viola; Clive Greensmith, cello

Brahms Quintets Opp. 34 & 115

Harmonia Mundi

9:20

Chopin

Preludes: in E Minor, Op.28, No.4; in A Major, Op.28, No.7

Alexandre Tharaud, piano

Chopin Préludes

Harmonia Mundi

 

Tchaikovsky

Sad Song, Op. 40, No.2

Andrés Díaz, cello; Samuel Sanders, piano

Russian Romantics for ‘Cello and Piano

Dorian

 

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