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Monday - James Jolly

With James Jolly. Bizet: Jeux d'enfants. Britten: Night Mail. Vivaldi: Stabat Mater. Mozart: Flute and Harp Concerto in C, K299. Janacek: String Quartet No 1. Albinoni: Adagio.

James Jolly presents a collection of great performances and classic recordings inspired by the Steam Age.

Today's highlights include Benjamin Britten and W.H. Auden's Night Mail, Vivaldi's Stabat mater and Mozart's Concerto for flute, harp and orchestra.

10.00
Bizet
Jeux d'enfants
London Symphony Orchestra
Roberto Benzi (conductor)
Philips 442 272-2

10.11
Britten
Night Mail
Simon Russell Beale (narrator)
Birmingham Contemporary Music Group
Martyn Brabbins (conductor)
NMC D112

10.17
Vivaldi
Stabat Mater
Andreas Scholl (counter tenor)
Ensemble 415
Chiara Banchini (director)
Harmonia Mundi HMC 901571

10.36
Mozart
Flute and Harp Concerto in C major, K.299
Werner Tripp (flute) Hubert Jellinek (harp)
Vienna Philharmonic Karl Munchinger (conductor)
Decca 421 023-2

11.06
Janacek
String Quartet No. 1, "Kreutzer Sonata"
Skampa Quartet
BBC Music BBCW 1001-2

11.23
Albinoni
Adagio in G minor
Wolfgang Meyer (organ)
Berlin Philharmonic
Herbert von Karajan (conductor)
Deutsche Grammophon 415 301-2

11.33
Bernstein
On the Town: conclusion to Act II
Claire: Frederica von Stade (mezzo-soprano)
Hildy: Tyne Daly (voice)
Ozzie: David Garrison (tenor)
Chip: Kurt Ollman (baritone)
Rajah Bimmy: Adolph Green (tenor)
Gabey: Thomas Hampson (baritone)
Ivy: Marie McLaughlin (soprano)
Three "New" sailors: Lindsay Benson (baritone), Bruce Ogsten (baritone), Nicholas Sears (baritone)
London Voices
London Symphony Orchestra
Michael Tilson Thomas (conductor)
Deutsche Grammphon 437 516-2.

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Mon 16 Aug 2010 10:00

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