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24/09/2012

Piano Season on the BBC: Archive recordings of performances by Claude Debussy, Clara Haskil, Camille Saint-Saëns and Aldo Ciccolini. Presented by Jonathan Swain.

12:31 AM
Poulenc, Francis [1899-1963]
Concerto for 2 pianos and orchestra in D minor
Katia Labèque (piano), Marielle Labèque (piano), BBC Symphony Orchestra, Jiri Belohlavek (conductor)

12:50 AM
Debussy, Claude (1862-1918)
Danseuses de Delphes; Le vent dans la plaine; Minstrels (Preludes Book 1)
Claude Debussy (piano)

12:57 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus [1756-1791]
Concerto for piano and orchestra no. 19 (K.459) in F major
Clara Haskil (piano) Lausanne Chamber Orchestra, Victor Desarzens (conductor)

1:25 AM
Saint-Saëns, Camille [1835-1921]
Reverie à Blidah from "Suite Algerienne"
Camille Saint-Saëns (piano)

1:30 AM
Chopin, Frédéric (1810-1849)
Andante Spianato and Grande Polonaise brillante (Op.22)
Janina Fialkowska (piano), Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony Orchestra, Raffi Armenian (conductor)

1:45 AM
Delibes, Leo (1836-1891), trans. Arthur Nikisch (1855-1922)
Valse lente from 'Coppelia'
Arthur Nikisch (piano)

1:49 AM
Saint-Saëns, Camille (1835-1921)
Concerto for piano and orchestra no.5 (Op.103) in F major 'Egyptian'
Pascal Rogé (piano), UNAM Philharmonic Orchestra, Ronald Zollman (conductor)

2:17 AM
Ravel, Maurice (1875-1937)
Sonatine
Aldo Ciccolini (piano)

2:31 AM
Milhaud, Darius (1892-1974)
Violin Concerto no.2 (Op.263)
Dene Olding (violin), Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, Hiroyuki Iwaka (conductor)

2:57 AM
Rameau, Jean-Philippe (1683-1764)
Nouvelles suites de pièces de clavecin où Seconde livre (1728)
Annamari Pölhö (harpsichord)

3:19 AM
Poulenc, Francis (Jean Marcel) (1899-1963)
7 chansons, for mixed choir a cappella
Swedish Radio Choir, Pär Fridberg (conductor)

3:32 AM
Brahms, Johannes (1833-1897)
Academic Festival Overture, Op.80
Estonian Radio Symphony Orchestra, Peeter Lilje (conductor)

3:44 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750) arr. Mozart
Adagio & Fugue in G minor (after BWV 883)
Benjamin Nabarro (violin), Simon Crawford-Phillips (piano), Leopold String Trio

3:50 AM
Casella, Alfredo (1883-1947)
Sicilienne and Burlesque (1914)
Kathleen Rudolph (flute), Rena Sharon (piano)

3:59 AM
Boccherini, Luigi (1743-1805)
Minuet for Strings
Varazdin Chamber Orchestra, David Geringas (conductor)

4:04 AM
Anonymous
3 Sephardic Romances
Montserrat Figueras (soprano), Hespèrion XX, Jordi Savall (director)

4:13 AM
Bersa, Blagoje (1873-1934)
Suncana Polja
Zagreb Philharmonic Orchestra, Kazushi Ono (conductor)

4:31 AM
Bouwman, Nicolaas Arie (1854-1941)
Thalia - Ouverture for wind orchestra
Dutch National Youth Wind Orchestra, Jan Cober (conductor)

4:40 AM
Zelenka, Jan Dismas (1679-1745)
De profundis (Psalm 129) in D minor
Virtuosi di Praga, Czech Chamber Choir, Petr Chromcak (conductor)

4:50 AM
Rachmaninov, Sergey (1873-1943) arr. Alan Arnold
Vocalise (Op.34 No.14) for viola and piano
Gyozo Máté (viola), Balázs Szokolay (piano)

4:55 AM
Handel, Georg Frideric (1685-1759)
Music for the Royal Fireworks
Collegium Aureum

5:18 AM
Wagner, Richard (1813-1883)
Rienzi Overture
Zagreb Philharmonic, Lovro von Matacic (conductor)

5:31 AM
Ravel, Maurice (1875-1937)
Berceuse sur le nom de Gabriel Fauré
James Ehnes (violin), Wendy Chen (piano)

5:35 AM
Fauré, Gabriel (1845-1924)
Pelleas et Melisande - suite (Op.80)
BBC Philharmonic, Yan Pascal Tortelier (conductor)

5:51 AM
Vivaldi, Antonio (1678-1741)
Kyrie eleison in G minor for double choir and orchestra (RV.587)
Choir of Latvian Radio, Riga Chamber Players, Sigvards Klava (conductor)

6:02 AM
Dvorák, Antonín (1841-1904)
Scherzo Capriccioso (Op.66)
Orchestre du Conservatoire de Musique du Quebec, Raffi Armenian (conductor)

6:17 AM
Villa-Lobos, Heitor (1887-1959)
Bachianas Brasileiras No.5 (Aria (Cantilena), Dance (Martel))
Isabel Bayrakdarian (soprano), Bryan Epperson, Maurizio Baccante, Roman Borys, Simon Fryer, David Hetherington, Roberta Jansen, Paul Widner, Thomas Wiebe, Winona Zelenka (cellos).

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