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09/06/2013

James Jolly presents pieces by musicians who fled Nazi Germany to settle in Britain and two Schumann Konzertstucke. Plus Schutz: Die Himmel erzahlen die Ehre Gottes.

Beginning a short season of Schumann Konzertstücke with two contrasting works for piano and orchestra and four horns and orchestra, James Jolly also presents music by composers and performers who fled Nazi Germany to enrich British musical life.

This week's baroque choral work is the motet by Schütz: Die Himmel erzählen die Ehre Gottes, "The heavens declare the glory of God", SWV386.

2 hours, 57 minutes

Last on

Sun 9 Jun 2013 09:00

Music Played

  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Overture on Hebrew Themes

  • Robert Schumann

    Introduction and Allegro Concertante for Piano and Orchestra, Op 134

    Performers: Murray Perahia, Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Claudio Abbado (conductor)

    • Sony Classical.
    • SK 64577.
  • Heinrich Schütz

    Die Himmel erzählen die Ehre Gottes, SWV386

    Performers: Dresdner Kammerchor; Capella Sagitarriana Dresden, Hans-Christoph Rademann (conductor)

    • Carus.
    • C9567.
  • Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber

    Mystery Sonatas – Passagalia

    Performers: John Holloway (vn)

    • Virgin Classics.
    • VCD 7 90838-2.
  • Valentin Silvestrov

    Diptych – The Lord's Prayer + Testament

    Performers: Latvian Radio Choir, Sigvards Klava (conductor)

    • GB Records.
    • BCGBCD07.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    String Symphony No 10

    Performers: Heidelberg SO, Thomas Fey (conductor)

    • Hänssler Classic.
    • 98547.
  • Franz Lehár

    Die Lustige Witwe – Lippe schweigen

    Performers: Richard Tauber

    • EMI.
    • 7 69787 2.
  • Egon Wellesz

    I sing of a maiden

    Performers: Choir of Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford / Stephen Darlington (conductor)

    • Nimbus.
    • NI 5852.
  • Joseph Haydn

    String Quartet in D minor, Op 103

    Performers: Amadeus Quartet

    • DG.
    • 429 189-2.
  • Hans Gál

    Cello Concerto

    Performers: Antonio Meneses (vc); Northern Sinfonia, Claudio Cruz (conductor)

    • Avie.
    • AV2237.
  • Franz Lehár

    Dein ist mein ganzes Herz

    Performers: Richard Tauber (tenor)

    • EMI.
    • 7694762.
  • Robert Schumann

    Konzertück for four horns and orchestra

    Performers: Gavin Edwards, Susan Dent, Robert Maskell, Roger Montgomery (hns); ORR, John Eliot Gardiner (conductor)

    • Arkiv Produktion.
    • 457 591-2.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Overture on Hebrew Themes

    Performers: Melos Ensemble

    • EMI.
    • 72646.
  • Alexander Scriabin

    Waltz in A flat

  • Yevgeny Scriabin

    Waltz for piano in A flat major, Op. 38

    Performers: Yevgeny Sudbin (pf)

    • BIS.
    • 1568.
  • Richard Strauss

    Drei Hymnen Op. 71

    Performers: Soile Isokoski, Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra, Okko Kamu (conductor)

    • Ondine.
    • ODE 12022.
  • Richard Strauss

    Drei Hymnen

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