Playing: The Planets - suite Op.32 by Gustav Holst
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Nicola Christie presents a special programme of music from Romanian composers and performers, including Dinu Lipatti and George Enescu and performances from Romania's premier orchestras.

1:01 AM
Lipatti, Dinu [1917-1950]
Chorale for String Orchestra
Romanian National Radio Orchestra, Horia Andreescu (conductor)

1:06 AM
Brahms, Johannes [1833-1897]
Double Concerto in A minor for Violin and Cello (Op.102)
Alexandru Tomescu (violin), Filip Papa (cello), Romanian National Radio Orchestra, Tiberiu Soare (conductor)

1:42 AM
Liszt, Franz [1811-1886]
Rhapsodie espagnole (Folies d'Espagne et jota aragonesa) for piano (S.254)
Sînziana Denise Mircea (piano),

1:57 AM
Dvorak, Antonin [1841-1904]
Concerto for cello and orchestra no.2 (Op.104) in B minor
Valentin Radutiu (cello), Romanian National Radio orchestra, Vlad Conta (conductor)

2:38 AM
Grieg, Edvard [1843-1907]
Sonata for violin and piano no. 2 in G major (Op. 13)
Liviu Prunaru (violin), Dana Protopopescu (piano)

3:01 AM
Rachmaninov, Sergey [1873-1943]
Concerto for piano and orchestra no. 2 (Op.18) in C minor
Mihai Ritivoiu (piano), Romanian National Radio Orchestra, Gheorghe Costin (conductor)

3:37 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus [1756-1791]
Quartet in G major (K.387)
Giocoso Quartet

4:04 AM
Liszt, Franz [1811-1886]
Concert Study no. 2 "Gnomenreigen" (S. 145)
Dinu Lipatti (piano)

4:08 AM
Weber, Carl Maria von [1786-1826]
Konzertstuck in F minor for piano and orchestra (Op.79)
Victoria Postnikova (piano), Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, Gennady Rozhdestvensky (conductor)

4:26 AM
Berlioz, Hector (1803-1869)
Le Carnaval Romain, op 9
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, Jukka-Pekka Saraste (conductor)

4:35 AM
Vivaldi, Antonio [1678-1741]
Concerto in C major, RV.444 for recorder, strings & continuo
Il Giardino Armonico, Giovanni Antonini (recorder)

4:45 AM
Enescu, George [1881-1955]
Pavane, from Suite for piano, (Op. 10)
Sînziana Denise Mircea (piano)

4:52 AM
Wolf, Hugo [1860-1903]
Italian Serenade for string quartet
Giocoso Quartet

5:01 AM
Haydn, Joseph [1732-1809]
(Grosses) Te Deum in C major (Hob XXIIIc:2)
Orchestrei de Camera Radio, Romania (Romanian Radio Concert Orchestra), Academic Chorus, Dan Mihai Goia (chorusmaster), Horia Andreescu (conductor)

5:09 AM
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich [1840-1893]
Lensky's Aria "Kuda kuda kuda vy udalilis" - from Eugene Onegin
Teodor Ilinicai (tenor), Romanian National Radio Orchestra, Horia Andreescu (conductor)

5:15 AM
de Falla, Manuel (1876 - 1946)
Suite populaire espagnole for violin and piano, arr. Kochanski from Canciones populares espanolas
Mihaela Martin (violin), Thomas Hoppe (piano)

5:29 AM
Enescu, George [1881-1955]
Octet for strings (Op.7) in C major
Members of the Tale String Quartet and the Uppsala Chamber Soloists

6:05 AM
Rossini, Gioachino (1792-1868)
Sonata No.1 in G major for string orchestra
Romanian National Chamber Orchestra, Ludovic Bacs (conductor)

6:19 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus [1756-1791]
Concerto for piano and orchestra no. 23 (K.488) in A major
Clara Haskil (piano) Radio France Orchestra, Charles Munch (conductor)

6:46 AM
Brahms, Johannes (1833-1897)
Four Waltzes and 2 Hungarian Dances (Nos. 4 & 17)
Carmen Daniela Sandulescu (piano), Dan Stoenescu (piano)

6:57 AM
Dinicu, Grigoras [1889-1949] arr. Pancho Vladigerov (1899-1978)
Horo Staccato
Kiril Stoyanov (xylophone), Mario Angelov (piano).

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