A Classic Example

Classical Music 7:00-9:30pm

Playlist for Wednesday, April 26, 2006

Guest hosted by Meera Collier-Mitchell

Time (approx.)

Composer

Selection

Performers

Record Title

Label

7:00

Gabriel Fauré (1845-1924)

Quintet #1 for Piano, Two Violins, Viola, and Violoncello in D minor op. 89

         I.      Molto moderato

       II.      Adagio

      III.      Allegretto moderato

Peter Orth, Piano

Auryn Quartet

Piano Quintets 1 & 2

Tracks 1-3

CPO

7:30

John Field (1782-1837)

Sonata Op. 1, No. 2 in A major

         I.      Allegro moderato

       II.      Allegro vivace

John O’Conor, Piano

Sonatas of John Field

Tracks 3-4

Telarc

7:45

Clara Schumann
(1819-1896)

Sonata in G Major

         I.      Allegro

       II.      Adagio: Con espressione e ben legato

      III.      Scherzo and Trio

   IV.      Rondo

Yoshiko Iwai, Piano

Clara Schumann Piano Music

Naxos

8:00

Gabriel Fauré (1845-1924)

Chanson d’Amor

Aurore

La Fee aux Chansons

Le Secret

Notre Amor

Barbara Bonney, Soprano

Warren Jones, Piano

Fauré Requiem and Songs

RCA Victor

8:15

Vincent Persichetti

(1915-1987

Love for Women’s Chorus

Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia

Vincent Persichetti Choral Works

New World

8:30

Mark O’Connor

Elegant Peasant Fiddler

Mark O’Connor

Midnight on the Water

Sony

 

Paul Hindemith

(1895-1963)

Sonata for Bassoon and Piano

Milan Turkovic, Bassoon

Ferenc Bogner, Piano

Hindemith: Kleine Kammermusik and Sonatas

Sony

 

Mark O’Connor

Midnight on the Water/Bonaparte’s Retreat

Mark O’Connor

Midnight on the Water

Sony

9:00

Igor Stravinsky
(1882-1971)

Pulcinella: Suite for Orchestra

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Yuri Temirkanov, cond.

Stravinsky: The Firebird, The Fairy’s Kiss, and Pulcinella

RCA Victor

9:15

Astor Piazzolla

(1921-1992)

Mumuki

Tres Minutos con la Realidad

Milonga del Angel

Yo-yo Ma, Cello

Jorge Calandrelli, music director

Soul of the Tango

Sony