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Martin Handley

With Martin Handley. Including Dvorak: The Noon Witch. Bartok: In Full Bloom (Two Pictures). Vivaldi: Anima mia, mio ben (La verita in cimento). Suk: Pohadka (Fairy Tale), Op 16.

07:03

SULLIVAN
Yeoman of the Guard – Overture
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Sir Neville Narriner (conductor)
PHILIPS 462 508-2 Tr 5

07:09

DEBUSSY
Estampes No.3: Jardins sous la pluie
Russell Sherman (piano)
AVIE AV2164 Tr 3

07:13

DVORAK
The Noon Witch
Scottish National Orchestra
Neeme Järvi (conductor)
CHANDOS CHAN 87989 CD2 Tr 1

07:27

MENDELSSOHN
Songs without Words Op.30 No.4 in B minor
Daniel Barenboim (piano)
DG 423 931 2 CD1 Tr 10

07:30

BARTOK
Two Pictures: In Full Bloom
Hungarian State Symphony Orchestra
Adam Fischer (conductor)
NIMBUS NI 5309 Tr 19

07:39

NANCARROW
Study for Player Piano No.45a
Nancarrow’s custom-altered 1927 Ampico Reproducing piano
WERGO WER6016550 Tr 2

07:43

HANDEL
Concerto Grosso in F major Op.6 No.2
Il Giardino Armonico
Giovanni Antonini (director)
L’OISEAU LYRE 478 0319 CD1 Tr 6-9

07:55

BLISS
Assertion, from Metamorphic Variations
BBC Welsh Symphony Orchestra
Barry Wordsworth (conductor)
NIMBUS NI 5294 Tr 7

08:03

TCHAIKOVSKY
Gopak, from Mazeppa
Gewandhausorchester
Kurt Masur (conductor)
APEX 2564 69324 Tr 5

08:08

VIVALDI
La verità in cimento: Anima mia, mio ben (Act 2 Scene 9)
Quintetto di Mamud, Rustena, Damira, Zelim e Melindo
Anthony Rolfe Johnson (tenor)
Guillemette Laurens (mezzo)
Nathalie Stutzmann (contralto)
Phillippe Jaroussky (counter tenor)
Sara Mingardo (contralto)
Ensemble Matheus
Jean-Christophe Spinosi (director)
NAÏVE OP 30401 Tr 14

08:12

KORNGOLD
Suite for 2 violins, cello and piano left hand
Mvt 3: Groteske. Möglich rasch
Leon Fleisher (piano)
Joseph Silverstein & Jaime Laredo (violins)
Yo-Yo Ma (cello)
SONY CLASSICAL SK 48253 Tr 3

08:22

TRAD
Dark Eyes
Gene Krupa Jazz Trio
Charlie Ventura (tenor saxophone)
Teddy Napoleon (piano)
Gene Krupa (drums)
PROPERBOX 1 CD3 Tr 7

08:26

SUK
Pohádka (Fairy Tale), Op.16
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Jiří Bělohlávek (conductor)
CHANDOS CHAN 9640 CD2 Tr 2

08:30

SCHUBERT
Winterreise: Die Post, Der Greise Kopf, Die Krähe
Christine Schäfer (soprano)
Eric Schneider (piano)
ONYX ONYX 4010 Tr 13-15

08:38

HAYDN
Piano Trio in D major Hob 15:24
Florestan Trio
HYPERION CDA 67719 Tr 1-3

08:54

PUCCINI
Non Piangere Liu, from Turandot
Placido Domingo (tenor)
New Philharmonic Orchestra
Nello Santi (conductor)
SONY 8869 729 8152 Tr 12

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