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21/08/2012

Jonathan Swain introduces a performance of Beethoven's Missa Solemnis given at the 2012 BBC Proms by the London Symphony Orchestra conducted by Colin Davis.

Jonathan Swain introduces Beethoven's Missa Solemnis, with the London Symphony Orchestra conducted by Sir Colin Davis, recorded at the 2011 BBC Proms.

12:31 AM
Beethoven, Ludwig van [1770 -1827]
Missa solemnis (Mass in D major), Op.123
Helena Juntunen (soprano), Sarah Connolly (mezzo-soprano), Paul Groves (tenor), Matthew Rose (bass), London Symphony Chorus, London Philharmonic Choir, London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Colin Davis (conductor)

1:59 AM
Beethoven, Ludwig van (1770-1827)
Piano Sonata No.31 (Op.110) in A flat major
Sergei Terentjev (piano)

2:22 AM
Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel (1714-1788)
Flute Sonata in G major (Wq.133/H.564), 'Hamburger Sonata'
Wilbert Hazelzet (flute), Andreas Staier (fortepiano)

2:31 AM
Brahms, Johannes (1833-1897)
String Quintet No.2 in G major (Op.111)
Bartók Quartet, László Barsony (viola)

2:56 AM
Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel (1714-1788)
Concerto for 2 harpsichords in F major (Wq.46/H.410)
Alan Curtis & Gustav Leonhardt (harpsichords), Collegium Aureum

3:20 AM
Weber, Carl Maria von (1786-1826)
Bassoon concerto in F major (Op.75)
Juhani Tapaninen (bassoon), Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Jukka-Pekka Saraste (conductor)

3:38 AM
Chopin, Frédéric (1810-1849)
Ballade No.1 in G minor (Op.23)
Shura Cherkassky (piano)

3:47 AM
Bartók, Béla (1881-1945)
Romanian folk dances from Sz.56
I Cameristi Italiani

3:55 AM
Schumann, Robert (1810-1856)
Songs from Myrten (Op.25)
Olle Persson (baritone), Stefan Bojsten (piano)

4:07 AM
Biber, Heinrich Ignaz Franz von (1644-1704)
Sonata in C minor for violin and bass continuo - from Sonatæ, Violino solo, Salzburg 1681
Salzburger Hofmusik, Wolfgang Brunner (director)

4:19 AM
Schreker, Franz (1878-1934)
Fantastic Overture (Op.15)
BBC Philharmonic, Vassily Sinaisky (conductor)

4:31 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
Overture to Die Zauberflöte (K.620)
BBC Philharmonic, Gianandrea Noseda (conductor)

4:38 AM
Villa-Lobos, Heitor (1887-1959)
Song of the Black Swan (orig. for cello and piano)
Henry-David Varema (cello), Heiki Mätlik (guitar)

4:41 AM
Liszt, Franz (1811-1886)
Légende No.1: St. Francois d'Assise prechant aux oiseaux (S.175)
Bernhard Stavenhagen (piano)

4:50 AM
Granados, Enrique (1867-1916)
La Maja y el Ruiseñor - from Goyescas
Marilyn Richardson (soprano), Queensland Symphony Orchestra, Vladimir Kamirski (conductor)

4:57 AM
Doppler, Franz (1821-1883)
L'oiseau des bois (Op.21) - idyll for flute and 4 horns
János Balint (flute), Jeno Kevehazi, Peter Fuzes, Sandor Endrodi, Tibor Maruzsa (horns)

5:03 AM
Strauss, Josef (1827-1880)
Dorfschwalben aus Österreich - waltz (Op.164)
Arthur Schnabel (piano)

5:11 AM
Rautavaara, Einojuhani (b. 1928)
Cantus Arcticus - 'a concerto for birds and orchestra' (Op.61) (1972)
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Jukka-Pekka Saraste (conductor)

5:29 AM
Kyurkchiiski, Krassimir (b.1936)
A Little Bird is Singing
Sofia Chamber Choir, Vassil Arnaudov (conductor)

5:33 AM
Koutev, Philip (1903-1982)
Dragana and the Nightingale
Sofia Chamber Choir, Vassil Arnaudov (conductor)

5:36 AM
Fitelberg, Grzegorz (1879-1953)
Piesn o sokele (The Song about a Falcon) - symphonic Poem (Op.18)
National Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Stanislaw Wislocki (conductor)

5:49 AM
Haydn, Joseph (1732-1809)
Quartet for strings in D major (Op.64 No.5) 'Lark'
Tilev String Quartet

6:08 AM
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich (1840-1893)
Swan Lake (ballet suite)
Slovenian Radio and Television Symphony Orchestra, Marko Munih (conductor).

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Last on

Tue 21 Aug 2012 00:30

Music Played

  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Missa solemnis (Mass in D major), Op.123

  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Sonata for piano no. 31 (Op.110) in A flat major

    Performer: Sergei Terentjev.
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Flute Sonata in G major (Wq.133/H.564) "Hamburger Sonata"

    Performer: Wilbert Hazelzet. Performer: Andreas Staier.
    • DEWDR.
  • Johannes Brahms

    String Quintet No.2 in G major (Op.111)

    Performer: László Barsony. Ensemble: Bartok String Quartet.
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Concerto for 2 harpsichords in F major (Wq.46/H.410)

    Performer: Alan Curtis. Performer: Gustav Leonhardt. Ensemble: Collegium Aureum.
    • DEWDR.
  • Carl Maria von Weber

    Concerto for bassoon and orchestra (Op.75) in F major

    Performer: Juhani Tapaninen. Orchestra: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jukka‐Pekka Saraste.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Ballade No 1 in G minor, Op 23

    Performer: Shura Cherkassky.
    • BGBNR.
  • Béla Bartók

    Romanian folk dances (Sz.56) arr. Willner for strings

    Music Arranger: Arthur Willner. Ensemble: I Cameristi Italiani.
    • HRHRT.
  • Robert Schumann

    Songs from Myrten (Op.25)

    Performer: Stefan Bojsten. Singer: Olle Persson.
    • SESR.
  • Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber

    Sonata in C minor for violin and bass continuo

    Ensemble: Salzburger Hofmusik. Director: Wolfgang Brunner.
  • Franz Schreker

    Fantastic Overture, Op 15

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Vassily Sinaisky.
    • GBBBC.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Overture from Die Zauberflote [The Magic Flute] (K.620)

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda.
  • Heitor Villa‐Lobos

    Song of the Black Swan (orig. for cello and piano)

    Performer: Henry-David Varema. Performer: Heiki Mätlik.
    • EEER.
  • Franz Liszt

    Legende No.1: St. Francois d'Assise prechant aux oiseaux (S.175)

    Performer: Bernhard Stavenhagen.
    • SESR.
  • Enrique Granados

    La Maja y el Ruisenor [The Maiden and the Nightingale] - from Goyescas

    Singer: Marilyn Richardson. Orchestra: Queensland Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Vladimir Kamisrski.
    • AUABC.
  • Franz Doppler

    L'oiseau des bois (Bird in the woods) - idyll for flute and 4 horns, Op 21

    Performer: János Bálint. Performer: Jenö Keveházi. Performer: Peter Fuzes. Performer: Sandor Endrodi. Performer: Tibor Maruzsa.
    • HUMR.
  • Josef Strauss

    Dorfschwalben aus Osterreich - waltz (Op.164) [Village Swallows from Austria]

    Performer: Artur Schnabel.
  • Einojuhani Rautavaara

    Cantus Arcticus

    Orchestra: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jukka‐Pekka Saraste.
    • FIYLE.
  • Krassimir Kyurkchiysky

    A Little Bird is Singing

  • Philip Koutev

    Dragana and the Nightingale

    Lyricist: Trad.. Ensemble: Sofia Chamber Choir. Conductor: Vassil Arnaudov.
    • BGBNR.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Quartet for strings (Op.64`5) in D major "Lark"

    Performer: Gueorgui Tilev. Performer: Svetoslav Marinov. Performer: Ogunian Stantchev. Performer: Yontcho Bayrov. Ensemble: Tilev String Quartet.
    • BGBNR.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Swan Lake [ballet suite]

    Orchestra: Simfonični orkester RTV Slovenija. Conductor: Marko Munih.

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