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22/05/2010

Duration:
6 hours
First broadcast:
Saturday 22 May 2010

John Shea presents rarities, archive and concert recordings from Europe's leading broadcasters

01:01AM
Dvorak, Antonin (1841-1904)
Serenade for string orchestra (Op.22) in E major
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, Gilbert Varga (conductor)

01:30AM
Milhaud, Darius (1892-1974)
Concerto for percussion and chamber orchestra (Op.109)
Christian Berg (percussion), Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, Gilbert Varga (conductor)

01:38AM
Nørgård, Per (b. 1932)
Fire over water for percussion, selection from 'I Ching'
Christian Berg (percussion)

01:41AM
Sibelius, Jean (1865-1957)
The bells of Berhall church (Op.65b)
Finnish Radio Chamber Choir, Eric-Olof Söderström (conductor)

01:43AM
Rung, Henrik (1807-1871)
Kimer, I klokker (Chime, you bells)
Fionian Chamber Choir, Alice Granum (director)

01:46AM
Liszt, Franz (1811-1886)
Tarantella from Venezia e Napoli (S.162)
Janina Fialkowska (piano)

01:55AM
Schumann, Robert (1810-1856)
Quartet for strings (Op.41 No.3) in A major
Vertavo String Quartet

02:24AM
Nordheim, Arne (b. 1931)
Nachruf for string orchestra arr. from Quartet for strings [1956]: finale
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, Gilbert Varga (conductor)

02:32AM
Mendelssohn, Felix (1809-1847)
Symphony no. 4 (Op.90) in A major "Italian"
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, Gilbert Varga (conductor)

03:01AM
Bruckner, Anton (1824-1896)
Symphony No.7 in E major
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Simone Young (conductor)

04:10AM
Vaszy, Viktor (1903-1979)
Comedy Overture
Hungarian Radio Orchestra, Viktor Vaszy (conductor)

04:16AM
Corelli, Arcangelo (1653-1713)
Sonata da Chiesa in A major (Op.1 No.3)
London Baroque

04:23AM
Ligeti, György (1923-2006)
Three Nonsense Madrigals
The King's Singers

04:32AM
Saint-Saëns, Camille (1835-1921)
Scherzo in B (Op.87)
Mårten Landström & Stefan Lindgren (pianos)

04:43AM
Bree, Johannes Bernardus van (1801-1857)
Allegro for 4 string quartets in D minor (1845)
Viotta Ensemble, Viktor Liberman (conductor)

04:55AM
Stravinsky, Igor (1882-1971) arr. Maarten Bon
Scherzo à la Russe - arranged for piano forty hands by Maarten Bon
Twenty Grand Pianos - Yoko Abe, Alwin Bär, Gérard van Blerk, Jacob Bogaart, Maarten Bon, Lodewijk Collette, Ellen Corver, Ton Demmers, Sepp Grotenhuis, Paul Komen, Jaap Kooi, Else Krijgsman, David Kuyken, Frank van de Laar, Carlos Moerdijk, Antoine Oomen, Nick van Oosterum, Robert Post, Daniel Wayenberg, Mariken Zandvliet (pianos)

05:01AM
Vaughan Williams, Ralph (1872-1958)
Overture from The Wasps
BBC Concert Orchestra, Barry Wordsworth (conductor)

05:11AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
Rondo in C major (K.373)
James Ehnes (violin); Mozart Anniversary Orchestra

05:17AM
Finzi, Gerald (1901-1956)
White-flowering days for chorus (Op.37); [no.8 in 'A Garland for the Queen']
BBC Singers, Bo Holten (conductor)

05:21AM
Chopin, Frédéric (1810-1849)
Prelude in C sharp minor (Op.45)
Ivo Pogorelich (piano)

05:28AM
Bacheler, Daniel (c1574-c1610)
Mounsiers almain for lute
Nigel North (lute)

05:34AM
Grossman, Ludwik (1835-1915)
Csárdás from the comic opera Duch wójewody (The Ghost of Voyvode) (1875)
Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Katowice, Miroslaw Blaszczyk (conductor)

05:44AM
Schubert, Franz (1979-1828)
Quartet for Strings (D.810) in D minor "Death and the Maiden"
Ebène Quartet

06:24AM
Marenzio, Luca (c.1553-1599)
Solo e pensoso
Ensemble Daedalus, Roberto Festa (director)

06:30AM
Debussy, Claude (1862-1918)
Suite Bergamasque (1890)
Roger Woodward (piano)

06:48AM
Vivaldi, Antonio (1678-1741)
Concerto in C minor for treble recorder (RV.441)
Michael Schneider (recorder), Camerata Köln.

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