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6 hours
First broadcast:
Tuesday 26 February 2013

The Swedish Radio Chorus sings a selection of songs by Mahler, Wagner, Korngold and Schumann, presented by John Shea

12:31 AM
Mahler, Gustav [1860-1911]; Jurriaan Grootes (arranger)
Liebst du um Schonheit
Swedish Radio Chorus, Peter Dijkstra (director)

12:34 AM
Mahler, Gustav [1860-1911]; Jurriaan Grootes (arranger)
Um Mitternacht
Swedish Radio Chorus, Peter Dijkstra (director)

12:40 AM
Pettersson, Allan [1911-1980]
Excerpts from 'Barfotasånger' (Barefoot Songs)
Karl-Magnus Fredriksson (baritone), Matti Hirvonen (piano)

12:55 AM
Wagner, Richard [1813-1883]
Im Treibhaus
Swedish Radio Chorus, Peter Dijkstra (director)

1:01 AM
Wagner, Richard [1813-1883]
SwedishRadio Chorus, Peter Dijkstra (director)

1:07 AM
Korngold, Erich Wolfgang [1897-1957]
I Wish you Bliss
Karl-Magnus Fredriksson (baritone), Matti Hirvonen (piano)

1:10 AM
Korngold, Erich Wolfgang [1897-1957]
Mein Sehnen, mein Wähnen
Karl-Magnus Fredriksson (baritone), Matti Hirvonen (piano)

1:15 AM
Palmér, Catharina [b.1963]
My Torch, Shine
Swedish Radio Chorus, Peter Dijkstra (director)

1:21 AM
Schumann, Robert [1810-1856]
Four Songs for Double Chorus, op. 141
Swedish Radio Chorus, Peter Dijkstra (director)

1:39 AM
Mahler, Gustav [1860-1911]
Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen
Swedish Radio Chorus, Peter Dijkstra (director)

1:47 AM
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich [1840-1893]
Symphony No 1 in G minor 'Winter Daydreams'
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Alan Buribayev (conductor)

2:31 AM
Schumann, Robert (1810-1856)
Quintet for piano and strings (Op.44) in E flat major
Henschel Quartet & Jens Elvekjaer (piano)

3:01 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus [1756-1791]
Sinfonia concertante (K.297b) in E flat major
Maja Kojc (oboe), Jo?e Kotar (clarinet), Mihajlo Bulajič (horn), Damir Huljev (bassoon),Slovenian Radio & Television Symphony Orchestra, Pavle De?palj (conductor)

3:33 AM
Butterworth, Arthur (b. 1923)
Romanza for horn and strings (1954)
Martin Hackleman (horn), CBC Vancouver Orchestra, Mario Bernardi (conductor)

3:43 AM
Chopin, Frédéric (1810-1849)
Scherzo No.2 in B flat minor (Op.31)
Alex Slobodyanik (piano)

3:53 AM
Gabrieli, Andrea (1532/3-1585)
Aria della battaglia à 8
Theatrum Instrumentorum, Stefano Innocenti (conductor)

4:03 AM
Wagner, Richard [1813-1883]
Prelude to Act 1 - from 'Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg'
BBC Symphony Orchestra, Jirí Belohlávek (conductor)

4:14 AM
Duphly, Jacques (1715-1789)
Courante - La Boucon
Colin Tilney (harpsichord)

4:19 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750)
Overture from Suite no.1 in C major (BWV.1066)
Stavanger Symphony Orchestra, Philippe Herreweghe (conductor)

4:31 AM
Dvorák, Antonín (1841-1904)
Carnival overture (Op.92)
Slovenian Radio and Television Symphony Orchestra, Samo Hubad (conductor)

4:41 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791), arranged Grieg, Edvard (1843-1907)
Sonata for piano in C major (K.545)
Julie Adam and Daniel Herscovitch (pianos)

4:50 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)

5:01 AM
Hellendaal, Pieter (1721-1799)
Sonata no.7 in C major for cello and continuo (Op.5) (1780) from 'Eight solos for the violoncello with a thorough bass'
Jaap ter Linden (cello), Ton Koopman (harpsichord), Ageet Zweistra (cello continuo)

5:12 AM
Tournier, Marcel (1879-1951)
Images for harp and string quartet (Op.35)
Erica Goodman (harp), Members of the Amadeus Ensemble

5:23 AM
Dvorák, Antonín (1841-1904)
Scherzo capriccioso (Op.66)
BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Richard Hickox (conductor)

5:36 AM
Haydn, Joseph (1732-1809)
Quartet for Strings (Op.74'3) in G minor "Rider"
Ebene Quartet (string quartet)

5:57 AM
Chopin, Fryderyk [1810-1849]
Concerto for piano and orchestra no. 2 (Op.21) in F minor
Nelson Goerner (piano), National Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Jacek Kaspszyk (conductor).

Music Played

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