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09/12/2012

John Shea explores the music of American composer Frederick Converse, well-known in the US before World War II, with works played by the BBC Concert Orchestra under Keith Lockhart.

John Shea explores the music of American composer Frederick Converse, well-known in the US before World War II, performed by the BBC Concert Orchestra & conductor Keith Lockhart.

1:01 AM
Converse, Frederick [1871-1940]
Song of the Sea - tone poem after Whitman
BBC Concert Orchestra, Keith Lockhart (conductor)

1:15 AM
Converse, Frederick [1871-1940]
Festival of Pan, op.9
BBC Concert Orchestra, Keith Lockhart (conductor)

1:33 AM
Converse, Frederick [1871-1940]
American Sketches - symphonic suite for orchestra
BBC Concert Orchestra, Keith Lockhart (conductor)

2:05 AM
Gershwin, George (1898-1937)
3 Preludes for piano
Donna Coleman (piano)

2:13 AM
Dvorák, Antonín (1841-1904)
Symphony No.9 in E minor (Op.95) 'From the New World'
Norwegian Radio Orchestra, Jan Söderblom (conductor)

3:01 AM
Stojowski, Zygmunt [1870-1946]
Cello Sonata in A major (Op.18)
Tomasz Strahl (cello), Edward Wolanin (piano)

3:27 AM
Rameau, Jean-Philippe (1683-1764)
Suite from Platée (Junon jalouse) - comédie-lyrique in three acts preceded by a prologue (1745 Versailles)
Concerto Copenhagen, Lars Ulrik Mortensen (director)

3:53 AM
Debussy, Claude (1862-1918)
Des pas sur la neige - from Preludes Book 1 No.6
Danae O'Callaghan (piano)

3:59 AM
Groneman, Albertus (1710/12-1778)
Trio Sonata in E minor
Gert Oost (organ)

4:06 AM
Beethoven, Ludwig van (1770 -1827)
Finale from the ballet music to "Prometheus"
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra in Bratislava, Ludovit Rajter (conductor)

4:14 AM
Lithander, Carl Ludwig [1773-1843]
Sonata for piano (Op.8 No.1) in C major, 'Sonate facile'
Juhani Lagerspetz (piano)

4:26 AM
Byrd, William (c.1543-1623) arr. Elgar Howarth
The Earle of Oxford's March (MB.28 No.93)
Tallinn Brass, Tarmo Leinatamm (conductor)

4:29 AM
Prokofiev, Sergey (1891-1953)
March - from 'The Love for Three Oranges'
San Francisco Symphony Orchestra, Michael Tilson Thomas (conductor)

4:31 AM
Moniuszko, Stanislaw (1819-1872)
String Quartet No.1 in D minor (1837-1840)
Camerata Quartet

4:47 AM
Biber, Heinrich Ignaz Franz von [1644-1704]
Sonata no.12 a 8 from sonatae tam aris, quam aulis servientes (1676)
Collegium Aureum, Georg Ratzinger (conductor)

4:53 AM
Dvorak, Antonin [1841-1904]
Song to the Moon from Rusalka (Op.114)
Yvonne Kenny (soprano), Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, Vladimir Kamirski (conductor)

5:01 AM
Copland, Aaron (1900-1990)
El Salón México
San Francisco Symphony Orchestra, Michael Tilson Thomas (conductor)

5:13 AM
Purcell, Henry (1659-1695)
Sonata No.9 for 2 violins and continuo in F major (Z.810) 'Golden'
Simon Standage (violin), Ensemble Il Tempo

5:20 AM
Schumann, Clara (1819-1896)
Scherzo for piano in D minor, Op.10 No.1
Angela Cheng (piano)

5:26 AM
Crusell, Bernhard Henrik (1775-1838)
Introduction et Air Suèdois (Op.12) for clarinet and Orchestra
Anne-Marja Korimaa (clarinet), Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Osmo Vänskä (conductor)

5:37 AM
Strauss, Richard [1864-1949]
No.1 Waldseligkeit from 8 Lieder (Op.49); No.2 Ich schwebe from 5 Lieder (Op.48); No.2 Cacilie from 4 Lieder (Op.27)
Christianne Stotijn (soprano), Joseph Breinl (piano)

5:45 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
Quartet in G major (K.387)
Quatuor Mosaïques

6:13 AM
Grieg, Edvard (1843-1907)
Concerto for double bass and orchestra (Op.36)
Gary Karr (double bass), Adelaide Symphony Orchestra, Patrick Thomas (conductor)

6:37 AM
Anonymous (17th century)
Ave Potentissima - Geistliches Konzert for soprano, 2 violins & basso continuo
Kamila Zajícková (soprano), Musica Aeterna Bratislava, Peter Zajícek (director)

6:45 AM
Huggett, Andrew (b. 1955)
Suite for accordion and piano - 4 pieces based on East Canadian folksongs
Joseph Petric (accordion), Guy Few (piano).

6 hours

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Music Played

  • Frederick Converse

    Song of the Sea: tone poem after Whitman

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Keith Lockhart.
  • Frederick Converse

    Festival of Pan, Op 9

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Keith Lockhart.
  • Frederick Converse

    American Sketches - symphonic suite for orchestra

  • George Gershwin

    3 Preludes for piano (1926)

    Performer: Donna Coleman.
    • AUABC.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Symphony no 9 in E minor, Op 95 'From the New World'

    Orchestra: Kringkastingsorkestret. Conductor: Jan Söderblom.
    • NONRK.
  • Zygmunt Stojowski

    Cello Sonata in A major (Op.18)

  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Suite from Platee (Junon jalouse) - comedie-lyrique in three acts (1745)

    Orchestra: Concerto Copenhagen. Director: Lars Ulrik Mortensen.
    • DKDR.
  • Claude Debussy

    Des pas sur la neige - no.6 from Preludes book 1

    Performer: Danae O'Callaghan.
  • Albertus Groneman

    Trio Sonata in E minor

    Performer: Gert Oost.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Prometheus (Finale from the ballet music)

    Orchestra: Symfonický orchester Slovenského rozhlasu. Conductor: Ľudovít Rajter.
    • SKSR.
  • Carl Ludwig Lithander

    Piano Sonata in C major, Op 8 No 1 'Sonate facile'

    Performer: Juhani Lagerspetz.
    • FIYLE.
  • William Byrd

    The Earle of Oxford's March (MB.28 No.93) [orig. for keyboard]

    Music Arranger: Elgar Howarth. Ensemble: Tallinn Brass. Conductor: Tarmo Leinatamm.
    • EEER.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    March - from 'The Love for Three Oranges'

  • Stanislaw Moniuszko

    String Quartet No.1 in D minor (1837-1840)

    Ensemble: Camerata Quartet.
    • PLPR.
  • Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber

    Sonata no.12 a 8 from sonatae tam aris, quam aulis servientes (1676)

    Ensemble: Collegium Aureum. Conductor: Georg Ratzinger.
    • DEWDR.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Song to the Moon from Rusalka

    Singer: Yvonne Kenny. Orchestra: Melbourne Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Vladimir Kamirski.
    • AUABC.
  • Aaron Copland

    El Salón México

    Orchestra: San Francisco Symphony. Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas.
    • USWCLV.
  • Henry Purcell

    Sonata No.9 for 2 violins and continuo in F major (Z.810)

    Performer: Simon Standage. Performer: Agata Sapiecha. Performer: Marcin Zalewski. Performer: Lilianna Stawarz.
    • PLPR.
  • Clara Schumann

    Scherzo for piano in D minor, Op 10 no 1 [1838]

    Performer: Angela Cheng.
    • CACBC.
  • Bernhard Crusell

    Introduction et Air Suedois [Intro & Variations on a Swedish Drinking Song]

    Performer: Anna-Maija Korsimaa. Orchestra: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Osmo Vänskä.
    • FIYLE.
  • Richard Strauss

    No.1 Waldseligkeit from 8 Lieder (Op.49) [1900-01]

    Performer: Joseph Breinl. Singer: Christianne Stotijn.
  • Richard Strauss

    No.2 Ich schwebe from 5 Lieder (Op.48) [1900]

    Performer: Joseph Breinl. Singer: Christianne Stotijn.
  • Richard Strauss

    No.2 Cacilie from 4 Lieder (Op.27) [1894]

    Performer: Joseph Breinl. Singer: Christianne Stotijn.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Quartet in G major (K.387)

    Performer: Erich Höbarth. Performer: Andrea Bischof. Performer: Anita Mitterer. Performer: Christophe Coin. Ensemble: Quatuor Mosaïques.
    • NONRK.
  • Edvard Grieg, Gary Karr & Joseph Horovitz

    Concerto for double bass and orchestra

  • Anon.

    Ave Potentissima, Geistliches Konzert for soprano, 2 violins

  • Andrew Huggett

    Canadian folk-song suite for accordion and piano

    Performer: Joseph Petric. Performer: Guy Few.
    • CACBC.

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