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6 hours
First broadcast:
Monday 20 August 2012

Jonathan Swain presents a special programme for the National Day of Hungary.

12:31 AM
Kodály, Zoltán (1882-1967)
Hymn to King Stephen
Hungarian Radio Chorus, Péter Erdei (conductor)

12:36 AM
Liszt, Franz [1811-1886]
Der Tanz in der Dorfschenke (Mephisto waltz no.1)
Budapest Festival Orchestra, Ivan Fischer (conductor)

12:48 AM
Esterhazy, Pal [1635-1713]
Cantata - O, nitida stella, Maria, No.35 from Harmonia Caelestis; Cantata - O, quam pulchra es, Maria; No.36. from Harmonia Caelestis; Cantata - Ave, dulcis Virgo, No.43 from Harmonia Caelestis
Mária Zádori (soprano), Capella Savaria, Pál Németh (conductor)

12:56 AM
Haydn, Joseph (1732 - 1809)
Symphony No.64 in A "Tempora mutantur"
Budapest Strings, Botvay Károly (conductor)

1:14 AM
Dohnányi, Ernõ (1877-1960)
Symphonic Minutes (Op.36)
Hungarian Radio Orchestra, Tamás Vásáry (conductor)

1:29 AM
Bartók, Béla (1881-1945)
3 Folksongs from Csik county
Zoltán Kocsis (piano)

1:32 AM
Kodaly, Zoltan [1882-1967]
Dances of Galanta
Budapest Festival Orchestra, Ivan Fischer (conductor)

1:48 AM
Erkel, Ferenc (1810-1893)
Overture to Névtelen hosök (Unknown Heroes) - a comic opera
The Hungarian Radio Orchestra, András Kórodi (conductor)

1:52 AM
Liszt, Franz (1811-1886)
Scherzo and March (S.177)
Jeno Jandó (piano)

2:06 AM
Bartók, Béla (1881-1945)
Divertimento for string orchestra (Sz.113)
The Hungarian Radio Orchestra, András Mihaly (conductor)

2:31 AM
Biber, Heinrich Ignaz Franz von (1664-1704)
Missa Sancti Henrici, for 5 soloists, 5-part chorus, 5 trumpets, timpani, 2 violins, 3 violas, violone, and organ (1701)
James Griffett (tenor), Michael Schopper (bass), Regensburger Domspatzen, Collegium Aureum, Herbert Metzger (organ), Georg Ratzinger (conductor)

3:08 AM
Norgård, Per (b.1932)
Pastorale for string trio (from the film 'Babette's Feast')
Trio Aristos

3:14 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791) arr. Weigelt, Gunther
Adagio in B flat major (K.411)
Galliard Ensemble

3:21 AM
Wanski, Jan (1762-1821)
Symphony in G major on themes from the opera 'Kmiotek' (The Peasant) (c.1786/7)
Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Andrzej Mysinski (conductor)

3:37 AM
Pahor, Karol (1896-1974)
The Bailiff Yerney's Prayer
Chamber Choir AVE, Andraz Hauptman (conductor)

3:44 AM
Haydn, Joseph [1732-1809]
Trio for keyboard and strings (H.15.18) in A major

3:58 AM
Enna, August (1859-1939)
The Match Girl - overture
Danish Radio Concert Orchestra, Hannu Koivula (conductor)

4:05 AM
Handel, Georg Frideric (1685-1759)
Süsser Blumen Ambraflocken (HWV.204) - No.3 from Deutsche Arien
Hélène Plouffe (violin), Louise Pellerin (oboe), Dom André Laberge (organ - 1999 Karl Wilhelm at the abbey church Saint-Benoît-du-Lac)

4:11 AM
Bortnyansky, Dmitry [1751-1825]
Choral Concerto No.28 "Blessed is the Man"
Tasia Buchna (soprano), Valentina Slezniova (contralto), Vasyl Kovalenko (tenor), Fedir Brauner (tenor), Evgen Zubko (bass), Platon Maiborada Academic Choir, Viktor Skoromny (conductor)

4:19 AM
Wagner, Richard (1813-1883)
Prelude to Act 1 - from 'Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg'
Hungarian Radio Symphony Orchestra, Tamás Vásáry (conductor)

4:31 AM
Brahms, Johannes (1833-1897)
Academic Festival Overture (Op.80)
Hungarian Radio Symphony Orchestra, Tamás Vásáry (conductor)

4:41 AM
Mendelssohn, Felix [1809-1847]
Song without Words (Op. 109)
Miklós Perényi (cello), Zoltán Kocsis (piano)

4:46 AM
Beethoven, Ludwig van (1770-1827)
Piano Sonata No.18 in E flat (Op.31 No.3)
Annie Fischer (piano)

5:08 AM
Bartok, Bela [1881-1945]
Four Old Hungarian Folk Songs
Male Choir of the Hungarian Army, Béla Podor (conductor)

5:13 AM
Poulenc, Francis (1899-1963)
Sextet for piano and winds
Zoltán Kocsis (piano), Anita Szabó (flute), Béla Horváth (oboe), Zsolt Szatmári (clarinet), Pál Bokor (bassoon), Tamás Zempléni (horn)

5:30 AM
Hubay, Jenö (1858-1937)
Spinning Room (Op.44 No.3)
Ferenc Szecsódi (violin), István Kassai (piano)

5:36 AM
Schubert, Franz [1797-1828]
Symphony No.8 in B minor (D.759) "Unfinished"
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Eugene ormandy (conductor)

5:58 AM
Spohr, Louis (1784-1859)
Duo for violin and viola (Op.13) in E minor
Vilmos Szabadi (violin), Gyorgy Konrad (viola)

6:13 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791), compl. Zóltan Kocsis
Rondo (Concert rondo) for horn and orchestra in E flat major (K.371)
László Gál (horn), Hungarian National Philharmonic Orchestra, Zoltán Kocsis (conductor)

6:20 AM
Debussy, Claude (1862-1918) (arr.Olivér Nagy)
Minstrels - from Preludes Book 1, No.12
Pál Bokor (bassoon), Zoltán Kocsis (piano)

6:22 AM
Debussy, Claude [1862-1918]. Trans. Zoltán Kocsis
Arabesque No.1 in E major (arr. for wind ensemble)
Bela Horvath (oboe), Anita Szabo (flute), Zsolt Szatmari (clarinet), Gyorgy Salamon (bass clarinet), Pal Bokor (bassoon), Tamas Zempleni (horn)m Peter Kubina (double.

Music Played

32 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes


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