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Creation

Duration:
2 hours
First broadcast:
Sunday 08 February 2009

Iain considers how composers have responded to the Creation and introduces music by Haydn, Milhaud, Sibelius, Ives and others.

Playlist:

Haydn: The Creation - Representation of Chaos
Concentus Musicus Wien / Arnold Schoenberg Choir /
Dorothea Röschmann (Gabriel / Eva) / Michael Shade (Uriel) / Christian Gerhaher (Raphael / Adam)
Nikolaus Harnoncourt (Conductor)
DHM 82876 58340 2 CD1 tr 1 5.35

Anthony Payne: Time's Arrow: The Void/Explosive Exposition
BBC Symphony Orchestra/Andrew Davis (conducting)
NMC NMCD037S tr 1+2 fade t3 round 0.05 5'30

Haydn: The Creation
Nun schwanden vor dem heiligen Strahle
Concentus Musicus Wien / Arnold Schoenberg Choir /
Dorothea Röschmann (Gabriel / Eva) / Michael Shade (Uriel) / Christian Gerhaher (Raphael / Adam)
Nikolaus Harnoncourt (Conductor)
DHM 82876 58340 2 CD1
T3 4'00

Charles Ives: Processional: Let There Be Light
The London Gabrieli Brass Ensemble/ Christopher Bowers-Broadbent (organ)/ Christopher Larkin (conductor)
Hyperion CDA66517 tr 19 2.32

Bardi Ilma - stories from the Bardi in NW Oz....
Australian Aborigine Songs
Manteca MANTCD002 tr 2 1.30

Milhaud: La Création du Monde
Orchestre National de France / Leonard Bernstein
EMI CDC747 845 2 tr 1 16'40

Boris Ord Adam lay ybounden
Marlborough College Chapel Choir/ Robin Nelson
Priory PRCD771 tr2 1'19

Haydn: The Creation recit/In vollem Glanz/Die Himmel erzahlen
Concentus Musicus Wien / Arnold Schoenberg Choir /
Dorothea Röschmann (Gabriel / Eva) / Michael Shade (Uriel) / Christian Gerhaher (Raphael / Adam)
Nikolaus Harnoncourt (Conductor)
DHM 82876 58340 2 CD1
T12/13/14 8'25
Haydn Sunrise Quartet op 76 No 4 in B flat / 1st movement
The Lindsays
ASV CDDCA1077 tr 1 7'56

Britten The Tyger (from Songs of Innocence and Experience, op74)
Benjamin Luxon (baritone) / David Willison (piano)
Chandos CHAN 8514 tr 24 1'40

Beethoven Spring Sonata in F major Op24 /4
Vladimir Ashkenazy (pno), Itzhak Perlman (vln)
Decca 4105542
T.7 6'47

Schoenberg: Prelude 'Genesis' Op 44
Simon Joly Chorale / Philharmonia Orchestra / Robert Craft
Naxos 8557528 tr 2 6'15

Sibelius: Luonnotar Op 70
Soile Isokoski (sop), Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra/Leif Segerstam (conducting) Ondine ODE10805 tr 2 8'45

Saint Saens: Carnival of the Animals
Frank Braley (pno)/ Michel Dalberto (pno)/ Emmanuel Pahud (flute)/ Paul Meyer (clarinet) Gautier Capucon cello
Virgin Classics 5456032 tr 1-14 22'15.

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