Monday - Sarah Walker
With Sarah Walker. Brahms, orch Parlow: Hungarian Dance No 6. Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No 2. Rachmaninov: Trio Elegiaque No 1. Tchaikovsky: Nutcracker Suite. Plus Strauss, Brahms.
With Sarah Walker. This week, music from the 1890s and recordings by the Beaux Arts Trio. Today's highlights include Rachmaninov's Trio Elegiaque No.1 in G minor, Op.9, played by the Beaux Arts Trio, and two recordings featuring the Berlin Philharmonic under different conductors: Mstislav Rostropovich takes the baton in Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker Suite, then passes it to Herbert von Karajan for Strauss's Also sprach Zarathustra.
Brahms (orch. Albert Parlow)
Hungarian Dance No.6 in D
London Symphony Orchestra
Antal Dorati (conductor)
Brandenburg Concerto No.2 in F, BWV 1047
English Baroque Soloists
John Eliot Gardiner (conductor) SDG 707
Trio Elegiaque No.1 in G minor, Op.9
Beaux Arts Trio
Philips 420 175-2
Nutcracker Suite, Op.71a
Mstislav Rostropovich (conductor)
DG 429 097-2
Also sprach Zarathustra, Op.30
Herbert von Karajan (conductor)
DG 439 016-2
4 Serious Songs
The Building a Library choice as recommended in last Saturday's CD Review.