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6 hours
First broadcast:
Tuesday 24 April 2012

Jonathan Swain presents an all-Handel concert from the 2009 BBC Proms featuring The Sixteen and conductor Harry Christophers.

12:31 AM
Handel, Georg Frideric [1685-1759]
Arrival of the Queen of Sheba - Sinfonia from Act 3 of Solomon
The Sixteen Orchestra, Harry Christophers (conductor)

12:34 AM
Handel, Georg Frideric [1685-1759]
Let thy hand be strengthened - coronation anthem no. 2 (HWV.259)
The Sixteen, The Sixteen Orchestra, Harry Christophers (conductor)

12:44 AM
Handel, Georg Frideric [1685-1759]
4 excerpts from Semele: (Overture; Endless pleasure, endless love; My racking thoughts by no kind slumbers freed; Myself I shall adore)
Carolyn Sampson (soprano), The Sixteen Orchestra, Harry Christophers (conductor)

1:03 AM
Handel, Georg Frideric [1685-1759]
My heart is inditing - coronation anthem no. 4
The Sixteen, The Sixteen Orchestra, Harry Christophers (conductor)

1:15 AM
Handel, Georg Frideric [1685-1759]
The King Shall Rejoice - coronation anthem no. 3 (HWV.260)
The Sixteen, The Sixteen Orchestra, Harry Christophers (conductor)

1:26 AM
Handel, Georg Frideric [1685-1759]
Salve Regina - for soprano, 2 violins, cello, organ and continuo (HWV.241)
Carolyn Sampson (soprano), Alastair Ross (organ), The Sixteen, The Sixteen Orchestra, Harry Christophers (conductor)

1:38 AM
Handel, Georg Frideric [1685-1759]
Concerto for organ and orchestra no. 4 (Op.4'4) in F major
Alastair Ross (organ), The Sixteen, The Sixteen Orchestra, Harry Christophers (conductor)

1:55 AM
Handel, Georg Frideric [1685-1759]
Zadok The Priest - coronation anthem no. 1 (HWV.258)
The Sixteen (choir), Sixteen Orchestra, Harry Christophers (conductor)

2:01 AM
Britten, Benjamin (1913-1976)
Choral Dances from Gloriana - Coronation opera for Elizabeth II (Op.53) (1953)
The King's Singers

2:08 AM
Kyurkchiiski, Krassimir [1936-2011]
Variations on a theme by Handel (from the Fireworks Music)
Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra, Dimitar Manolov (conductor)

2:28 AM
Handel, Georg Frideric (1685-1759)
Prelude - from 'Rinaldo' (Act 1 sc.7)
Australian Brandenburg Orchestra, Paul Dyer (artistic director)

2:31 AM
Vivaldi, Antonio (1678-1741)
Concerto in D major (RV.208), 'Grosso mogul'
Elizabeth Wallfisch (baroque violin), Australian Brandenburg Orchestra, Paul Dyer (director)

2:46 AM
Beethoven, Ludwig van (1770-1827)
Symphony No.7 in A major (Op.92)
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, André Previn (conductor)

3:27 AM
Arensky, Anton Stepanovich (1861-1906)
Suite No.1 in F major for 2 pianos (Op.15)
James Anagnason, Leslie Kinton (pianos)

3:42 AM
Schoeck, Othmar (1886-1957)
Sommernacht (Summer Night): pastoral intermezzo for string orchestra (Op.58)
Camerata Bern (no conductor)

3:54 AM
Mattheson, Johann (1681-1764)
Burla in F major - from Die wohlklingende Fingersprache
Gonny van der Maten (organ)

3:56 AM
Albéniz, Isaac (1860-1909)
Cordoba - from Cantos de Espana (Op.232 No.4)
Eolina Quartet

4:02 AM
Norman, Ludvig (1831-1885). Lyrics by Hermanni, Nicolaus
Rosa rorans bonitatem (Op.45)
Eva Wedin (mezzo-soprano soloist), Swedish Radio Choir, Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Gustaf Sjökvist (conductor)

4:11 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
Fantasy in C minor (K.396)
Valdis Jancis (piano)

4:21 AM
Piccinini, Alessandro (1566-c.1638)
Toccata/Chiaccona - from Intavolatura di liuto, et di chitarrone, libro primo
Stephen Stubbs (chitaronne)

4:26 AM
Offenbach, Jacques [1819-1880] arr. Max Woltag
Belle Nuit (Barcarolle from Contes d'Hoffmann)
Moshe Hammer (violin), Tsuyoshi Tsutsumi (cello), William Tritt (piano)

4:31 AM
Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel (1714-1788)
Sonata in E minor (Wq.59,1)
Andreas Staier (pianoforte)

4:40 AM
Klami, Uuno (1900-1961)
A Folk Song
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Erik Cronvall (conductor)

4:43 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
Ch'io mi scordi di te...? Non temer, amato bene (K.505)
Joan Carden (soprano), John Winter (piano obbligato), The Orchestra of Sydney, John Harding (conductor)

4:54 AM
Bologna, Jacopo da (c.1340-1386)
Aquila altera

5:02 AM
Lipinski, Karol Józef (1790-1861)
Rondo alla Polacca in E major, (Op.13)
Albrecht Breuninger (violin), Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Wojiech Rajski (conductor)

5:17 AM
Debussy, Claude (1862-1918)
Hommage à Rameau
Walter Gieseking (piano)

5:24 AM
Berwald, Franz (1796-1868)
String Quartet No.2 in A minor
Bernt Lysell (violin), Per Sandklef (violin), Thomas Sundkvist (viola), Mats Rondin (cello)

5:43 AM
3 Sephardic Romances (Sarajevo)
Montserrat Figueras (soprano), Hespèrion XX, Jordi Savall (director)

5:53 AM
Kodály, Zoltán
Dances of Galanta
Adam Fellegi (piano)

6:09 AM
Haydn, Joseph (1732-1809)
Symphony No.6 in D major
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Esa-Pekka Salonen (conductor).

Music Played

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