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18/12/2008

Duration:
6 hours
First broadcast:
Thursday 18 December 2008

With Jonathan Swain.

1.01am
Martin, Frank (1890-1974): Le mystere de la nativite
Eve, Notre Dame ...... Elly Ameling (soprano)
Elizabeth, Anna la Prophetess ...... Aafje Heynis (alto)
L'ange Gabriel, Melcior ...... Ernst Haefliger (tenor)
Sathan, Ysambert ...... Herbert Handt (tenor)
Belzebuth, Rifflart ...... Serge Maurer (tenor)
Adam, Joseph ...... Louis-Jacques Rondeleux (baritone)
Acteur, Astaroth, Pellion, Baltazar ...... Leo Ketelaars (baritone)
Dieu le Pere, Simeon le prophete ...... Andre Vassieres (bass)
Lucifer, Aloris, Jaspar, Pretre ...... Guus Hoekman (bass)
Netherlands Radio Choir
Netherlands Radio Philharmonic Orchestra
Jean Fournet (conductor)

2.47am
Schubert, Franz (1797-1828): Symphony No 9 in C, D944 (Great)
BBC Philharmonic
Gianandrea Noseda (conductor)

3.38am
Poulenc, Francis (1899-1963): Concerto for organ, strings and timpani
Michael Dudman (organ)
Sydney Symphony Orchestra
Leonard Dommett (conductor)

4.01am
Corbetta, Francesco (1615-1681): Fantaisie de chaconne
4.04am
Lully, Jean-Baptiste (1632-1687): Chaconne d'amadis
Concerto Copenhagen
Andrew Lawrence-King (director/harpsichord)

4.14am
Couperin, Francois (1668-1733): The Visionary, The Mysterious One, La Monflambert, The Victorian Muse, Wandering Souls (Livres de clavecin, Book 4, Ordre 25)
Stefan Trayanov (harpsichord)

4.32am
Saint-Saens, Camille (1835-1921), arr. Klugescheid: My Heart At Thy Sweet Voice (Samson and Delilah)
Moshe Hammer (violin)
Tsuyoshi Tsutsumi (cello)
William Tritt (piano)

4.37am
Brahms, Johannes (1833-1897): Four Songs, Op 17
Sioned Williams (harp)
Nicholas Korth, Christopher Larkin (horns)
BBC Symphony Chorus
Stephen Jackson (conductor)

4.52am
Ravel, Maurice (1875-1937): Pavane pour une infante defunte
Melbourne Symphony Orchestra
Jorge Mester (conductor)

5.00am
Derungs, Gion Antoni (b.1935): Sut steilas (Under the stars)
5.02am
Tomasch, Dolf (1889-1963): Allas steilas (To the stars)
Cantus Firmus Surselva
Clau Scherrer (conductor)

5.05am
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791): 12 Variations on Ah, vous dirai-je, maman, K265
Lana Genc (piano)

5.16am
Sibelius, Jean (1865-1957): Pohjola's Daughter - symphonic fantasia, Op 49
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Paavo Berglund (conductor)

5.30am
Aufschnaiter, Benedict Anton (1665-1742): Ouverture and Entree; Menuett, Gavotta and Menuett (Serenade No 3 in G minor)
L'Orfeo Barockorchester
Michi Gaigg (director)

5.39am
Vivaldi, Antonio (1678-1741): Lute Concerto in D
Nigel North (lute)
London Baroque

5.49am
Verdi, Giuseppe (1813-1901): Eri tu (Un ballo in maschera); Di Provenza il mar (La traviata)
Gaetan Laperriere (baritone)
Orchestre Symphonique de Trois-Rivieres
Gilles Bellemare (conductor)

6.00am
Mehul, Etienne-Nicolas (1763-1817): Symphony No 1 in G minor
Cappella Coloniensis
Bruno Weil (director)

6.27am
Fabritius, Ernst (1842-1899): Violin Concerto
Olavi Palli (violin)
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Pertti Pekkanen (conductor)

6.54am
Scriabin, Alexander (1872-1915): Fantasy in A minor for two pianos
Aglika Genova, Liuben Dimitrov (pianos).

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