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Tuesday - James Jolly

With James Jolly. Pachelbel: Canon and Gigue. Gounod: Marche funebre d'une marionette. Tchaikovsky: The Seasons (excerpts). Mendelssohn: String Quartet in E minor, Op 44 No 2.

With James Jolly. This week exploring One-Hit Wonders, Mendelssohn's Music for String Quartet, and recordings by soprano Gundula Janowitz.

Today's highlights include three movements from Tchaikovsky's piano cycle The Seasons, Mendelssohn's String Quartet Op.44 No.2 from the Henschel quartet, Carl Orff's Carmina Burana, and Brahms's Horn Trio.

10.00
Pachelbel
Canon and Gigue
London Baroque
HARMONIA MUNDI 2901539

10.05
Gounod
Marche funebre d'une marionette
BBC Philharmonic
Yan Pascal Tortelier (conductor)
CHANDOS CHAN9765

10.10
Today's Group of 3 is taken from Tchaikovsky's The Seasons.

April: Snowdrop
Christoph Eschenbach (piano)
ONDINE ODE 1076-5

February: Carnival
Vladimir Ashkenazy (piano)
DECCA 466 562-2

June: Barcarolle
Mikhail Pletnev (piano)
Virgin Classics 482055-2

10.21
Mendelssohn
String Quartet in E minor, Op.44 No.2
Henschel Quartet
ARTE NOVA CLASSICS 82876 640092

10.50
Albinoni arr. Giazotto
Adagio in G minor
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Jaime Laredo (violin/conductor)
IMP PCD 802

11.03
Orff
Carmina Burana: III Cours d'amours
Gundula Janowitz (soprano)
Gerhard Stolze (tenor)
Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (baritone)
Chorus and Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin Eugen Jochum (conductor) DG 423 886-2

11.12
Trad.
Como Llora una Estrella
John Williams (guitar)
SONY CLASSICAL SK 90451

11.27
Brahms
Horn Trio, Op.40
William Purvis (horn)
Daniel Phillips (violin)
Richard Goode (piano)
BRIDGE 9012.

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