Musica della sera

Classical Music 7:00-9:30pm

Playlist for Thursday, October 31, 2013

Hosted by Nicholas Mitchell

Approx. Time

Composer

Selection

Performers

Record Title

Label

7:00

Giuseppe Tartini

“La Sonata del Diavolo” (The Devil’s Sonata) in G Minor

Andrew Manze, violin

Tartini: The Devil’s Sonata

Harmonia Mundi

 

Gregorian

Sequence: Dies Irae, from the Mass for the Dead

Deller Consort; Alfred Deller, conductor

Chant Gregorien

Harmonia Mundi

7:30

St. Hildegard von Bingen

Ordo Virtutum: Scene IV & Finale

Sequentia

Hildegard Von Bingen: Ordo virtutum

Deutsche Harmonia Mundi

 

Luciano Berio

Visage (excerpt)

Cathy Berberian, mezzo-soprano; Luciano Berio, electronic sounds

Nipper’s Newest: June 1998

RCA

 

Franz Liszt

Mephisto Waltz

Stephen Hough, piano

Liszt: Piano Works

Virgin Classics

 

Serge Prokofiev

Three Pieces for Piano, Op.96: III. Mephisto Waltz intended for Lermontov

Frederic Chiu, piano

Prokofiev: Vol. IV

Harmonia Mundi

 

Four Pieces, Op.4: IV. Temptation: Prestissimo fantastico (aka Obsession Diabolique)

Eteri Andjaparidze, piano

Prokofiev Piano Music, Vol. 1

Naxos

8:00

Camille Saint-Saens

Danse Macabre, Op.40

Orchestre National de L’O.R.T.F.; Jean Martinon, conductor

Saint-Saens/Poulenc

Erato

8:35

Modest Mussorgsky

Night on Bald Mountain (Original Version); Oedipus in Athens: Chorus of People in the Temple; Joshua

London Symphony Orchestra and Chorus; Claudio Abbado, conductor

Claudio Abbado Conducts Mussorgsky

RCA

 

J.S. Bach

Toccata and Fugue in D Minor, BWV 565; Prelude and Fugue in B Minor, BWV 544

E. Power Biggs, organ

Bach: Toccata & Fugue; Passacaglia & Fugue, etc.

Sony

9:10

St. Hildegard von Bingen

Ordo Virtutum: Scene II (excerpt)

Sequentia

Hildegard Von Bingen: Ordo virtutum

Deutsche Harmonia Mundi

 

Edvard Grieg

In the Hall of the Mountain King (from Peer Gynt)

Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra; Neeme Järvi, conductor

Grieg: Peer Gynt; Sigurd Jorsalfar

Deutsche Grammophon

 

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