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01/09/2012

The first of two programmes this weekend focusing on music written for string ensembles. Presented by Nicola Christie.

1:01 AM
Biber, Heinrich Ignaz Franz von [1644-1704]
Battalia a 10 in D (C.61)
Ensemble Metamorphosis

1:11 AM
Milosavljevic, Ana [b.1982]
Red
Ensemble Metamorphosis

1:18 AM
Skroup, Frantisek (1801-1862)
String Quartet in F (Op.24)
Martinu Quartet

1:44 AM
Bartok, Bela [1881-1945]
Divertimento for string orchestra (Sz.113)
Great Mountains International Music Festival Ensemble, Joel Smirnoff (conductor)

2:08 AM
Handel, Georg Frideric (1685-1759)
Concerto Grosso No.7 from Concerti Grossi Op.6
Norwegian Chamber Orchestra, Terje Tonnesen (conductor)

2:22 AM
Cervello, Jordi [b.1935]
Remembrances
Atrium Quartet

2:46 AM
Vaughan Williams, Ralph (1872-1958)
Fantasia on a theme of Thomas Tallis
The Royal Academy Soloists, Clio Gould (director)

3:01 AM
Dvorak, Anton (1841-1904)
Piano Trio No.4 in E Minor, Op.90 "Dumky"
Beaux Arts Trio

3:35 AM
Martinu, Bohuslav (1890-1959)
Symphony no.2
Prague Radio Symphony Orchestra, Vladimir Válek (conductor)

4:00 AM
Granados, Enrique (1867-1916)
El Pelele - from Goyescas: 7 pieces for piano (Op.11 No.7)
Angela Hewitt (piano)

4:05 AM
Reutter, Johann Georg (1708-1772)
Ecce quomodo moritur justus
Capella Nova Graz, Otto Kargl (conductor)

4:12 AM
Elgar, Edward [1857-1934]
In the south (Alassio) - overture (Op.50)
BBC Symphony Orchestra, Jiri Belohlávek (conductor)

4:34 AM
Rachmaninov, Sergey (1873-1943)
2 pieces for cello & piano, Op.2
Monika Leskovar (cello), Ivana Svarc-Grenda (piano)

4:43 AM
Spohr, Louis (1784-1859)
Fantasie and variations on a theme of Danzi in B minor (Op.81)
Joze Kotar (clarinet), Slovenian Philharmonic String Quartet

4:50 AM
Telemann, Georg Philipp [1681-1767]
Quadro in G minor
Bolette Roed (recorder), Arte dei Suonatori (ensemble)

5:01 AM
Chopin, Frédéric (1810-1849)
Polonaise in A flat major (Op. 53) "Polonaise héroïque"
Jacek Kortus (piano)

5:08 AM
Bernat Vivancos (b.1973)
El cant del ocells
Ieva Ezeriete (soprano), Latvian Radio Choir, Sigvards Klava (conductor)

5:15 AM
Moniuszko, Stanislaw (1819-1872)
String Quartet No.1 in D minor (1837-1840)
Camerata Quartet

5:31 AM
Foulds, John [1880-1939]
Isles of Greece (Op.48, No.2)
BBC Concert Orchestra, Ronald Corp (conductor)

5:36 AM
Schubert, Franz (1797-1828)
Fantasy for piano (D.760) in C major 'Wandererfantasie'
Alfred Brendel (piano)

5:57 AM
Musorgsky, Modest [1839-1881]
Prelude and Dance of the Persian Slaves from Khovanschina (orch. Shostakovich)
Sofia Symphony Orchestra, Ivan Marinov (conductor)

6:11 AM
Bach, Wilhelm Friedemann (1710-1784)
Sinfonie in F major (F.67)
Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin, Stephan Mai (director)

6:23 AM
Walton, William [1902-1983]
Two Pieces for Strings (from Henry V)
Manitoba Chamber Orchestra, Roy Goodman (conductor)

6:28 AM
Holmboe, Vagn (1909-1996)
Lauda, Anima Mea - from Liber Canticorum II (1952-53) (Op.59c)
The Sokkelund Choir, Morten Schuldt Jensen (conductor)

6:36 AM
Jiránek, Frantisek [1698-1778]
Concerto for violin and orchestra in D minor
Marina Katarzhnova (baroque violin) Collegium Marianum

6:52 AM
Ibert, Jacques (1890-1962)
Trois Pièces Brèves
Galliard Ensemble.

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