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Thursday - James Jolly

With James Jolly. Including J Strauss II: An der schonen blauen Donau. Mozart: Horn Quintet in E flat, K407. Ariosti: First Lesson for the viol d'amour. Ravel: Rapsodie espagnole.

With James Jolly.

Featuring great performances and classic recordings. Stokowski conducts Strauss and Ravel, and Janacek reinvents the string quartet.

10.00am
J Strauss II: An der schonen blauen Donau, Op 314
Leopold Stokowski and his Symphony Orchestra
Leopold Stokowski (conductor)
MUSIC FOR PLEASURE MFP 2145 (LP)

10.09am
Mozart: Horn Quintet in E flat, K407
Pierre del Vescovo (horn)
Barchet Quartet
WCJ 5050466-6974-2-4

10.26am
Ariosti: Lezione prima (Lessons for the viol d'amour, 1724)
Garth Knox (viola d'amore)
Agnes Vesterman (cello)
ECM 1925

10.37am
Rachmaninov: Variations on a Theme of Corelli, Op 42
Richard Farrell (piano)
ATOLL ACD 909 (2 CDs)

10.57am
The Group of 3 celebrates great female viol players: the late Sophie Watillon of Belgium, Hille Perl of Germany, and Canadian duo Susie Napper and Margaret Little.

Watillon: Improvisation on La Folia
Diego Ortiz: Recercada sobre La Folia
Sophie Watillon (viola bastarda)
Hannelore Devaere (harp)
Shizuko Nori (lute)
Herman Stinders (harpsichord)
LIGIA DIGITAL LIDI 0106020-94

Dowland: Lachrimae (Semper Dowland semper dolens)
Sirius Viols
Hille Perl (director/treble viol)
DHM 88697 36213 2

Couperin: Les gouts reunis - Concert No 12
Les Voix Humaines
CBC MVCD1082

11.14am
Ravel: Rapsodie espagnole
London Symphony Orchestra
Leopold Stokowski (conductor)
EMI 6 98555 2 (10 CDs)

11.29am
Janacek: String Quartet No 2 (Intimate letters) - original version
Members of Quatuor Diotima
Garth Knox (viola d'amore)
ALPHA 133.

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