A Classic Example

Classical Music 7:00-9:30pm

Playlist for Wednesday, July 13, 2005

Hosted by Meera Collier-Mitchell

Time (approx.)

Composer

Selection

Performers

Record Title

Label

7:00

(19:00)

Claude Debussy

Tracks 1-4

Suite Bergamasque

§        Prelude

§        Minuet

§        Clair de lune

§        Passe-pied

Martino Tirimo

Debussy Piano Works

Masters

(13:03)

Erik Satie

Tracks 7-12

Gnossiennes

Aldo Ciccolini

Satie: Oeuvres pour piano

EMI

7:30

(7:25)

Francis Poulenc

Track 4

Quatre Petite Prières de St. François d’Assise

Chanticleer

The Anniversary Album, 1978-1988

Chanticleer Records

~15:00

John Tavener (b.1944)

The Protecting Veil

Yo-Yo Ma, cello; Members of the cello section of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra; David Zinman, conductor

The Protecting Veil

Sony

8:00

(41:53)

Gian Carlo Menotti

Tracks 1-20

The Unicorn, the Gorgon, and the Manticore

 

Libretto

The Boston Cecilia Chorus & Chamber Ensemble
Donald Teeters, cond.

The Unicorn, the Gorgon, and the Manticore: A Musical Fable for Chorus & Ensemble

Newport Classic

8:45

15:01

Frances Poulenc

Tracks 7-12

§        Sonata for Two Clarinets

§        Sonata for Horn, Trumpet, and Trombone

The Nash Ensemble

The Complete Chamber Music of Poulenc

Hyperion

9:00

(24:00)

Benjamin Britten

Tracks 1-8

Serenade for tenor, horn, and strings, Op. 31

I       Prologue

II      Pastoral

III      Nocturne

IV     Elegy

V      Dirge

VI     Hymn

VII    Sonnet

VIII   Epilogue

Peter Pears, tenor

Barry Tuckwell, horn

The London Symphony Orchestra

Britten: Serenade/Les Illuminations/Nocturne

London