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6 hours
First broadcast:
Sunday 03 March 2013

John Shea presents the Odhecaton Ensemble performing Palestrina's Pope Marcellus Mass - one of the composer's most well known works which is always performed at the Papal Coronation Mass

1:01 AM
Palestrina, Giovanni Pierluigi da [c.1525-1594]
Missa Papae Marcelli & other selected excerpts
Odhecaton Ensemble Paolo da Col (director)

1:58 AM
Handel, Georg Frideric (1685-1759)
Concerto Grosso in A major (Op.6 No.11)
Barbara Jane Gilbey (violin), Tasmanian Symphony Chamber Players

2:16 AM
Mendelssohn, Felix (1809-1847)
A Midsummer Night's Dream (Op.61) - incidental music
Danish National Radio Symphony Orchestra, Michael Schønwandt (conductor)

2:40 AM
Ravel, Maurice [1875-1937]
Le Tombeau de Couperin for orchestra
Norwegian Radio Orchestra, Antoni Ros Marba

3:01 AM
Berwald, Franz (1796-1868)
Piano Quintet No.1 in C minor (Op.5) (1853)
Lucia Negro (piano), Zetterqvist String Quartet

3:24 AM
Brahms, Johannes (1833-1897)
Symphony No.3 in F major (Op.90)
Norwegian Radio Orchestra, Juanjo Mena (conductor)

4:00 AM
Britten, Benjamin (1913-1976)
Variations on a theme by Frank Bridge (Op.10)
Sofia Soloists Chamber Ensemble, Plamen Djourov (conductor)

4:25 AM
Kirnberger, Johann Philipp (1721-1783)
Cantata 'An den Flüssen Babylons'
Balthasar-Neumann-Chor, Balthasar-Neumann-Ensemble, Detlef Bratschke (conductor), Johannes Happel (bass)

4:37 AM
Debussy, Claude (1862-1918) orch. Brewaeys, Luc (b.1959)
No.2 Voiles (Preludes Book 1)
Royal Flemish Philharmonic, Daniele Callegari (conductor)

4:41 AM
Saint-Saëns, Camille (1835-1921)
Danse macabre (Op.40) transcribed for 2 pianos by the composer
Ouellet-Murray Duo: Claire Ouellet & Sandra Murray (pianos)

4:49 AM
Alpaerts, Flor (1876-1954)
Romanza for Violin and Orchestra (1928)
Guido De Neve (violin), Vlaams Radio Orkest , Michel Tabachnik (conductor)

4:55 AM
Falla, Manuel de (1876-1946) (arr. Gregor Piatigorsky)
Ritual Fire Dance
Jan-Erik Gustafsson (cello), Heini Kärkkäinen (piano)

5:01 AM
Schubert, Franz (1797-1828); transcribed by Liszt, Franz [1811-1886]
Barcarolle (Op.72)
Anastasia Vorotnaya (piano)

5:05 AM
Gluck, Christoph Willibald (1714-1787)
From 'Paride ed Elena', ballet music
Radio Bratislava Symphony Orchestra, Ludovít Rajter (conductor)

5:18 AM
Bovicelli, Giovanni Battista (c.1550-c.1597)
Diminutions on Palestrina's 'Io son ferito'
Le Concert Brisé, William Dongois (cornet/director)

5:24 AM
Glazunov, Alexander Konstantinovich (1865-1936)
Concert waltz for orchestra No.2 in F major (Op.51)
CBC Vancouver Symphony Orchestra, Kazuyoshi Akiyama (conductor)

5:33 AM
Byrd, William [c.1540-1623]
Firste Pavian and Galliarde
Andreas Borregaard (accordion)

5:39 AM
Halvorsen, Johan [1864-1935]
Pictures from Norwegian Fairy Tales (Op.37)
Norwegian Radio Orchestra, Vytautas Lukocius (condcutor)

5:54 AM
Foulds, John [1880-1939]
Keltic Suite (Op.29)
Katharine Wood (Cello) BBC Concert Orchestra, Ronald Corp (Conductor)

6:09 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian [1685-1750]
French Suite no. 5 in G major BWV.816 for keyboard
Evgeni Koroliov (piano)

6:27 AM
Dvorák, Antonín (1841-1904)
Concerto for Violin and Orchestra in A minor, B.108 (Op.53)
Vilde Frang Bjærke (violin), Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, William Eddins (conductor).

Music Played

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