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08/06/2013

John Shea introduces a performance of Shostakovich's Symphony No 7 (Leningrad) given by the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra at the 2012 Proms.

John Shea introduces a performance by the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra of Shostakovich's 7th Symphony, known as 'Leningrad', from the BBC Proms 2012.

1:01 AM
Shostakovich, Dmitri (1906-1975)
Symphony no. 7 in C major Op.60 (Leningrad)
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Andris Nelsons (conductor)

2:15 AM
Glinka, Mikhail Ivanovich (1804-1857)
Overture from Ruslan and Lyudmila
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Andris Nelsons (conductor)

2:21 AM
Shostakovich, Dmitry (1906-1975)
Quartet for strings no. 1 (Op.49) in C major
Fine Arts Quartet

2:37 AM
Shostakovich, Dmitry (1906-1975)
Quartet No.7 in F sharp minor (Op.108)
Yggdrasil String Quartet

2:51 AM
Wagenaar, Johan (1862-1941)
Concert Overture 'Frühlingsgewalt' (Op.11)
Netherlands Radio Symphony Orchestra, Jac van Steen (conductor)

3:01 AM
Strauss, Richard (1864-1949) [arranged by Erich Leinsdorf (1912-1993)]
Die Frau ohne Schatten - Suite ed.Leinsdorf
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra (orchestra); Erich Leinsdorf (conductor)

3:22 AM
Brahms, Johannes (1833-1897)
Piano Sonata no.3 in F minor (Op.5)
Cristina Ortiz (piano)

4:01 AM
Naujalis, Juozas (1869-1934)
Motet: Caligaverunt
Kaunas State Choir, Petras Bingelis (conductor)

4:06 AM
Obrecht, Jakob (1450-1505)
Omnis spiritus laudet - offertory motet for 5 voices
Ensemble Daedalus

4:13 AM
Grainger, Percy (1882-1961)
The Gum-Suckers' March (No.4 from In a Nutshell - suite for orchestra)
Symphony Nova Scotia, Georg Tintner (conductor)

4:17 AM
Hummel, Johann Nepomuk (1778-1837)
Piano Trio in F major (Op.22)
Tobias Ringborg (violin), John Ehde (cello), Stefan Lindgren (piano)

4:31 AM
Telemann, Georg Philipp (1681-1767)
Concerto for trumpet and orchestra in D major
Friedemann Immer (trumpet), Musica Antiqua Köln, Reinhard Goebel (director)

4:39 AM
Strauss, Richard (1864-1949)
Meinem Kinde (Op.37 No.3)
Edith Wiens (soprano), Rudolf Jansen (piano)

4:41 AM
Schubert, Franz (1797-1828)
Nacht und Träume (D.827) (song)
Edith Wiens (soprano), Rudolf Jansen (piano)

4:46 AM
Schubert, Franz (1797-1828)
Overture in D major (D.556)
Saarbrücken Radio Symphony Orchestra, Marcello Viotti (conductor)

4:54 AM
Handel, Georg Frideric (1685-1759) [ed. Dart]
Sonata (HWV.357) in B flat major ed. Dart for oboe and continuo
Louise Pellerin (oboe), Dom André Laberge

5:01 AM
Gounod, Charles (1818-1893)
Overture to Mireille
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra in Bratislava, Oliver Dohnányi (conductor)

5:08 AM
Schumann, Clara (1819-1896)
Prelude and Fugue in B flat major (Op.16 No.2)
Angela Cheng (piano)

5:13 AM
Janequin, Clément (c.1485-1558)
Escoutez tous gentilz (La bataille de Marignon/La guerre) - from Chansons de maistre Clément Janequin, Paris c.1528
The King's Singers

5:21 AM
De Fesch, Willem (1687-1761)
Concerto (Op.5 No.3) in G major
Musica ad Rhenum

5:29 AM
Mendelssohn, Felix (1809-1847)
Capriccio (Op.81'3) in E minor
Brussels Chamber Orchestra

5:36 AM
Rossini, Gioachino (1792-1868)
Quartet No.1 in F major for flute, clarinet, bassoon and horn
Canberra Wind Soloists

5:48 AM
Mussorgsky, Modest Petrovich (1839-1881)
The Seminarist for voice and piano
Petteri Salomaa (baritone), Ilmo Ranta (piano)

5:51 AM
Glinka, Mikhail Ivanovich (1804-1857)
Ne poy, krasavitsa, pri mne (Sing not, thou beauty) (song)
Petteri Salomaa (baritone), Ilmo Ranta (piano)

5:53 AM
Beethoven, Ludwig van (1770-1827)
Piano Concerto No.4 in G major (Op.58)
Nelson Goerne (piano), Norwegian Radio Orchestra, Ari Rasilainen (conductor)

6:28 AM
Corelli, Arcangelo (1653-1713)
Violin Sonata in A major (Op.5 No.6)
Pierre Pitzl, Mary Jean Bolli (violas da gamba), Augusta Campagne (harpsichord)

6:40 AM
Grieg, Edvard (1843-1907) [orch. Hans Sitt]
4 Norwegian dances (Op.35)
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Bratislava, Robert Stankovsky (conductor).

6 hours

Last on

Sat 8 Jun 2013 01:00

Music Played

  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Symphony no. 7 in C major Op.60 (Leningrad)

  • Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka

    Overture from Ruslan and Lyudmila

  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Quartet for strings no. 1 (Op.49) in C major

  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Quartet No.7 in F sharp minor (Op.108)

    Ensemble: Yggdrasil String Quartet.
  • Johan Wagenaar

    Concert Overture, Op 11, 'Fruhlingsgewalt'

    Ensemble: Radio Symfonie Orkest. Conductor: Jac van Steen.
    • NLNPB.
  • Richard Strauss

    Die Frau ohne Schatten - Suite

    Music Arranger: Erich Leinsdorf. Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Erich Leinsdorf.
    • NLNPO.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Sonata for piano No 3 in F minor, Op 5

    Performer: Cristina Ortiz.
    • DKDR.
  • Juozas Naujalis

    Caligaverunt mei oculi (My eyes are blinded by tears), motet

    Choir: Kauno valstybinis choras. Conductor: Petras Bingelis.
  • Jacob Obrecht

    Omnis spiritus laudet - offertory motet for 5 voices

    Ensemble: Ensemble Daedalus.
    • BEVRT.
  • Percy Grainger

    The Gum-Suckers' March (No.4 from In a Nutshell – suite for orchestra)

    Orchestra: Symphony Nova Scotia. Conductor: Georg Tintner.
  • Johann Nepomuk Hummel

    Trio for piano and strings (Op.22) in F major

    Performer: Tobias Ringborg. Performer: John Ehde. Performer: Stefan Lindgren.
    • SESR.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Concerto for Trumpet & Orchestra in D major

    Performer: Friedemann Immer. Ensemble: Musica Antiqua Köln. Director: Reinhard Goebel.
    • DEWDR.
  • Richard Strauss

    Meinem Kinde (Op.37 No.3) [lullaby]

    Singer: Edith Wiens. Performer: Rudolf Jansen.
  • Franz Schubert

    Nacht und Träume, D827

    Performer: Rudolf Jansen. Author: Matthaus Casimir von Collin. Singer: Edith Wiens.
    • CACBC.
  • Franz Schubert

    Overture in D major, D556

    Orchestra: Saarbrücken Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Marcello Viotti.
    • DESR.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Sonata (HWV.357) in B flat major ed. Dart for oboe and continuo

    Performer: Louise Pellerin. Performer: Dom André Laberge.
  • Charles‐François Gounod

    Overture to Mireille

    Orchestra: Symfonický orchester Slovenského rozhlasu. Conductor: Oliver von Dohnányi.
    • SKSR.
  • Clara Schumann

    Prelude and Fugue (Op.16 No.2) in B flat major

    Performer: Angela Cheng.
    • CACBC.
  • Clément Janequin

    Escoutez tous gentilz (La bataille de Marignon/La guerre)

    Choir: The King’s Singers.
  • Willem de Fesch

    Concerto No.3 in G major - from Six Concerti Opera Quinta (Op.5)

    Ensemble: Musica ad Rhenum.
    • NLNOS.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Capriccio in E minor, Op.81`3 [orig. for string quartet]

    Orchestra: Brussels Chamber Orchestra.
    • NONRK.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Quartet no 1 in F major for flute, clarinet, bassoon and horn

    Ensemble: Canberra Wind Soloists.
    • AUABC.
  • Modest Mussorgsky

    The Seminarist for voice and piano

    Performer: Ilmo Ranta. Singer: Petteri Salomaa.
    • FIYLE.
  • Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka

    Ne poy, krasavitsa, pri mne [Sing not, thou beauty] (song)

    Singer: Petteri Salomaa. Performer: Ilmo Ranta.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Concerto for piano and orchestra no. 4 (Op.58) in G major

    Performer: Nelson Goerner. Orchestra: Kringkastingsorkestret. Conductor: Ari Rasilainen.
    • NONRK.
  • Arcangelo Corelli

    Violin Sonata in A major Op 5 No 6

    Performer: Pierre Pitzl. Performer: Marcy Jean Bölli. Performer: Augusta Campagne.
    • ATORF.
  • Edvard Grieg

    4 Norwegian dances (Op.35) [orig. for piano duet]

    Orchestrator: Hans Sitt. Orchestra: Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Bratislava. Conductor: Róbert Stankovský.

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