A Musical Offering

Classical Music 7:00-9:30pm

Playlist for Tuesday, September 28, 2004

Hosted by Meera Collier-Mitchell

Time (approx.)

Composer

Selection

Performers

Record Title

Label

7:00 pm

Erik Satie

3 Gymnopedies

Aldo Ciccolini, piano

Satie: Works for Piano

EMI (2 discs)

Paul Hindemith

Six Chansons nach Rilke

Netherlands Chamber Choir, Uwe Gronstay

Hindemith: Choral Works

Globe

Claude Debussy

Bergamasque Suite

Martino Tirino, piano

Debussy: Piano Works, Volume 3

Masters

7:30 pm

Ralph Vaughan Williams

Sacred and Secular Songs

Christ Church Cathedral Choir; Stephen Darlington, conductor

Vaughan Williams

Nimbus Records

Antonin Dvorak

“O Silver Moon” from Rusalka

Rene Fleming, soprano; London Symphony Orchestra; Sir Georg  Solti, conductor

Rene Fleming: By Request

Decca

Rachmaninoff

Vocalise

Rene Fleming, soprano; English Chamber Orchestra; Jeffrey Tate, conductor

8:00 pm

 

Beethoven

Moonlight Sonata

Alfred Brendel, piano

Beethoven: Piano Sonatas

Philips (11-discs)

Brahms

Quartette, Op.92

Monteverdi Choir; John Eliot Gardiner, conductor

Brahms: Choral Works

Philips

8:30 pm

Vaughan Williams

Dona Nobis Pacem: A Cantata for Soprano and Baritone Soli, Chorus and Orchestra

Matthew Best, conductor; Corydon Chorus and Corydon Singers

Vaughan Williams: Dona Nobis Pacem, Toward the Unknown Region

Hyperion

9:00 pm

Dvorak

Slavonic Dances, Op. 46, Nos. 2-4

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra; Antal Dorati

Dvorak: Slavonic Dances

London

Villa-Lobos

Bachianas Brasileiras No.5: Aria

Rene Fleming, soprano; David Grusin, piano; Lee Ritenour, guitar

Rene Fleming: By Request

Decca