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The MacDowell Colony (1907-)

Part Four

Thursday 17 January 2008 12:00-13:00 (Radio 3)

Repeated: Thursday 17 January 2008 20:45-21:45 (Radio 3)

Donald Macleod continues his exploration of the musical history of the MacDowell Colony.

Duration:

1 hour

MacDowell Colony



Cabins are sympathetically bulit around rocks



General view from Log cabins





Mt Monadnock

Playlist

Moravec: The Time Gallery (excerpt from Bells: Devotional Hours)
Eighth Blackbird
Track 1, Naxos 8559267

Rorem: Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening (Robert Frost)
Susan Graham (soprano), Malcolm Martineau (piano)
Track 28, Erato 8573 80222 2

Gershwin: excerpt from Act 2, Porgy and Bess
Honey we're sure going to strut our stuff today / Bess you is my woman now
Willard White (baritone Porgy), Cynthia Haymon (soprano Bess), Bruce Hubbard (baritone Jake), London Philharmonic, Simon Rattle (cond)
CD2 Tracks 8 to 9
EMI CDS 5562202

Harris: 3rd Symphony
Colorado Symphony, Marin Alsop (conductor)
Track 1, Naxos 8559227

Moravec: 2 movements from Tempest Fantasy (Ariel and Sweet Airs )
Trio solisti with David Krakauer (clarinet)
Tracks 1 and 4, Naxos 8559323

Rorem: Eagles
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, Louis Lane (conductor)
Track 14, New World Records NW 353-2




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