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6 hours
First broadcast:
Sunday 31 August 2008

With Jonathan Swain.

Beethoven, Ludwig van (1770-1827)
Piano Trio in E flat major (Op.1 No.1)
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich (1840-1893)
Piano Trio in A minor (Op.50)
Grieg Trio : Sølve Sigerland (violin), Ellen Margrethe Flesjø (cello); Vebørn Anvik (piano)

Dvorák, Antonín (1841-1904)
Symphony No.6 in D major
BBC Concert Orchestra, Barry Wordsworth (conductor)

Paganini, Nicolò (1782-1840)
Violin Concerto No.1 in D major (Op.6)
Jaap van Zweden (violin), Netherlands Radio Symphony Orchestra, Kenneth Montgomery (conductor)

Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
Sinfonia concertante in E flat major (K.297b) attrib unknown
(soloists), Norwegian Chamber Orchestra, Terje Tønnesen (conductor)

Weber, Carl Maria von (1786-1826)
Overture – Der Freischütz
Netherlands Radio Philharmonic, Kenneth Montgomery (conductor)

Ravel, Maurice (1875-1937)
James Ehnes (violin), Wendy Chen (piano)

Debussy, Claude (1862-1918)
L'Isle Joyeuse
Jurate Karosaite (piano)

Abel, Carl Friedrich (1723-1787)
Symphony in E flat major (Op.10 No.3)
La Stagione Frankfurt, Michael Schneider (conductor)

Moniuszko, Stanislaw (1819-1872) arr.Stanislaw Wiechowicz & Piotr Mazynski
4 Choral Songs
Polish Radio Choir; Marek Kluza (director)

Elgar, Edward (1857-1934)
Serenade for Strings (Op.20)
Royal Academy Soloists, Clio Gould (director)

Groneman, Albertus (1710-1778)
Concerto in G major
Jed Wentz (solo flute), Marion Moonen, Cordula Breuer (flutes), Musica ad Rhenum

Tallis, Thomas (c.1505-1585)
Gloria – from Puer natus est nobis
BBC Singers, Stephen Cleobury (conductor)

Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
Rondo in A minor (K.511)
András Schiff (piano

Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich (1840-1893)
Three Characteristic Pieces
Sofia Soloists Chamber Ensemble, Vassil Kazandijiev (conductor)

Bruhns, Nicolaus (1665-1697)
Cantata: Muss nicht der Mensch auf dieser Erden in steten Streite sein
Greta de Reyghere and Jill Feldman (sopranos), James Bowman (counter-tenor), Guy de Mey and Ian Honeyman (tenors), Max van Egmond (bass), Ricercar Consort

Bellini, Vincenzo (1801-1835), arr. unknown
Concerto in E flat
Geoffrey Payne (trumpet), Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, Michael Halasz (conductor)

Couperin, Louis (c 1626-1661) arr. unknown
Tor Espen Aspaas & Sveinung Bjelland (pianos)

Monteverdi, Claudio (1567-1643)
Vespro della Beata Vergine
Elisabetta Tiso, Monica Piccinini & Lia Serafini (soprano), Carlos Mena (countertenor), Lambert Climent, Lluís Vilamajó & Francesc Garrigosa (tenor), Furio Zanasi (baritone), Antonio Abete & Daniele Carnovich (bass), La Capella Reial de Catalunya, conductor?

Boccherini, Luigi (1743-1805)
Harpsichord Concerto in E flat major (G.487)
Eckart Sellheim (fortepiano), Collegium Aureum, Franzjosef Meier (conductor)

Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750)
Suite no 2 in B minor, BWV 1067
Rachael Brown (flute), Concerto Copenhagen, Lars Ulrick Mortensen (director)


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