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The Golden Age of Jazz

Jonathan Swain's selection includes the Sydney Symphony Orchestra playing music from the golden age of jazz. With Jean-Yves Thibaudet as soloist in Gershwin's Piano Concerto.

The Sydney Symphony Orchestra play music from the Golden Age of Jazz. Jean-Yves Thibaudet joins them as the soloist in Gershwin's Piano Concerto. Jonathan Swain presents.

1:01 AM
Shostakovich, Dmitri [1906-1975]
Suite No.1 for Jazz band
Sydney Symphony Orchestra, James Gaffigan (conductor)

1:10 AM
Gershwin, George [1898-1937]
Concerto in F major for piano and orchestra
Jean-Yves Thibaudet (piano), Sydney Symphony Orchestra, James Gaffigan (conductor)

1:43 AM
Gershwin, George [1898-1937]
Variations on 'I got rhythm' for piano and orchestra
Jean-Yves Thibaudet (piano), Sydney Symphony Orchestra, James Gaffigan (conductor)

1:52 AM
Prokofiev, Sergei [1891-1953]
Symphony no. 5 in B flat major Op.100
Sydney Symphony Orchestra, James Gaffigan (conductor)

2:36 AM
Shostakovich, Dmitri (1906-1975)
7 Dances of the Dolls (Op.91c) arr for wind quintet
Bulgarian Academic Wind Quintet

2:47 AM
Stravinsky, Igor [1882-1971]
The Firebird - excerpts arr Guido Agosti
Daniil Trifonov (piano)

3:01 AM
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich (1840-1893)
Trio for piano and strings (Op. 50) in A minor
Grieg Trio

3:47 AM
Rossini, Gioachino (1792-1868)
Sonata for strings No.5 in E flat major
Camerata Bern

4:02 AM
Schubert, Franz [1797-1828]
Ave Maria (D.839)
Il-Hwan Bai (cello), Dai-Hyun Kim (piano)

4:07 AM
Satie, Erik (1866-1925), arr.Jorgen Jersild
Three melodies with texts by J.P. Contamine de La Tour
Hanne Hohwu, Merte Grosbol, Peter Lodahl (soloists), Merete Hoffmann (oboe), The Jutland Chamber Choir, Mogens Dahl (conductor)

4:15 AM
Henriques, Fini (1867-1940)
Air for string orchestra
Danish Radio Concert Orchestra, Børge Wagner (conductor)

4:21 AM
Moritz, Landgrave of Hessen-Kassel (1572-1632)
Pavan
Nigel North (lute)

4:26 AM
Bergh, Gertrude van den (1793-1840)
Lied fur pianoforte
Frans van Ruth (piano)

4:32 AM
Daunais, Lionel (1901-1982) [text: Apollinaire]
Le Pont Mirabeau (1977)
Phoenix Chamber Choir, Ramona Luengen (director)

4:35 AM
Zlatev-Cherkin, Georgi (1905-1977)
Sevdana for violin and string orchestra (1944)
Valentin Stefanov (violin), Orchestra 'Symphonieta' of the Bulgarian National Radio, Vassil Kazandjiev (conductor)

4:42 AM
Chausson, Ernest (1855-1899)
Paysage (Op.38)
Bengt Åke-Lundin (piano)

4:47 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)

5:01 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
5 movements from the ballet music "les Petits riens" (K.299b)
Danish Radio Sinfonietta/DR; Adám Fischer (conductor)

5:12 AM
Cozzolani, Suor Chiara Margarita (1602-c.1677)
O quam bonus es ? motet for 2 voices (Si Lodano le Piaghe di Christo & le Mamelle Della Madonna)
Cappella Artemisia Candace Smith (director)

5:22 AM
Chopin, Fryderyk [1810-1849]
Ballade No.2 in F major (Op.38)
Anastasia Vorotnaya (piano)

5:30 AM
Mendelssohn, Felix (1809-1847)
Meeresstille und gluckliche Fahrt (Calm sea and a prosperous voyage) ? overture (Op.27)
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Simone Young (conductor)

5:44 AM
Brahms, Johannes (1833-1897)
Gestillte Sehnsucht (Op.91 No.1)

5:51 AM
Groneman, Albertus (c.1710-1778)
Concerto in G major for flute, 2 violins & basso continuo
Jed Wentz (flute), Manfred Kraemer and Laura Johnson (violins), Musica ad Rhenum

6:05 AM
Lassus, Orlande de (1532-1594)
Cantai hor piango
King's Singers: Jeremy Jackman & Alastair Hume (countertenors), Robert Chilcott (tenor), Anthony Holt & Simon Carrington (baritones), Colin Mason (bass)

6:11 AM
Gilse, Jan van (1881-1944)
String Quartet (Unfinished, 1922)
Ebony Quartet

6:21 AM
Poulenc, Francis (1899-1963)
Concert champêtre for harpsichord and orchestra
Jory Vinikour (harpsichord), Radio France Philharmonic Orchestra, Marc Minkowski (conductor)

6:47 AM
Telemann, Georg Philipp (1681-1767)
Concerto in D major for transverse flute, strings and continuo
La Stagione Frankfurt.

6 hours

Music Played

  • Gertrude van den Bergh

    Lied fur pianoforte

    Performer: Frans van Ruth.
    • NLNPB.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Gestillte Sehnsucht Op 91 no 1

    Performer: Arunas Statkus. Performer: Andrius Vasiliauskas. Singer: Judita Leitaite.
    • LTLR.
  • Ernest Chausson

    Paysage (Op.38)

    Performer: Bengt-Åke Lundin.
  • Chiara Margarita Cozzolani

    O quam bonus es - motet for 2 voices

    Ensemble: Cappella Artemisia.
    • DEWDR.
  • Lionel Daunais

    Le Pont Mirabeau (1977)

    Choir: Phoenix Chamber Choir. Director: Ramona Luengen.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Suite No.1 for Jazz band (1934)

    Conductor: James Gaffigan. Orchestra: Sydney Symphony Orchestra.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    7 Dances of the Dolls, Op 91b

    Ensemble: Academic Wind Quintet.
    • BGBNR.
  • Grzegorz Fitelberg

    Piesn o sokele (The Song about a Falcon) - symphonic Poem (Op.18) [1906]

    Orchestra: National Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Staislaw Wislocki.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Ballade no 2 in F major, Op 38

    Performer: Anastasia Vorotnaya.
    • CZCR.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Concerto in D major for transverse flute, strings and continuo

    Performer: Karl Kaiser. Ensemble: La Stagione Frankfurt.
    • DEWDR.
  • Georgi Zlatev-Cherkin

    Sevdana for violin and string orchestra [orig for violin & piano] (1944)

    Performer: Valentin Stefanov. Orchestra: Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Vassil Kazandjiev.
    • BGBNR.
  • Jan van Gilse

    String Quartet (Unfinished, 1922)

    Ensemble: Ebony Quartet.
    • NLNOS.
  • Albertus Groneman

    Concerto in G major for flute, 2 violins & basso continuo

    Performer: Jed Wentz. Performer: Manfred Kraemer. Performer: Laura Johnson. Ensemble: Musica ad Rhenum.
  • Fini Henriques

    Air for string orchestra

    Ensemble: Danish Radio Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Borge Wagner.
    • DKDR.
  • George Gershwin

    Concerto in F major for piano and orchestra

    Conductor: James Gaffigan. Orchestra: Sydney Symphony Orchestra. Performer: Jean‐Yves Thibaudet.
  • George Gershwin

    Variations on 'I got rhythm' for piano and orchestra

    Conductor: James Gaffigan. Orchestra: Sydney Symphony Orchestra. Performer: Jean‐Yves Thibaudet.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Symphony no. 5 in B flat major Op.100

    Conductor: James Gaffigan. Orchestra: Sydney Symphony Orchestra.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Meeresstille und gluckliche Fahrt - Overture, Op 27

    Ensemble: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Simone Young.
    • NONRK.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    5 movements from "Les petits riens" ballet music (K.299b)

    Orchestra: Danish National Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Adam Fischer.
    • DKDR.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Concert champetre for harpsichord and orchestra

    Performer: Jory Vinikour. Orchestra: Orchestre philharmonique de Radio France. Conductor: Marc Minkowski.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    String Sonata no 5 in E flat major

    Ensemble: Camerata Bern.
    • CHRSI.
  • Erik Satie

    Three melodies with texts by J.P.Contamine de La Tour

    Performer: Hanne Hohwu. Performer: Merte Grosbol. Performer: Peter Lodahl. Performer: Merete Hoffman. Choir: Jutland Chamber Choir. Conductor: Mogens Dahl.
    • DKDR.
  • Franz Schubert

    Ave Maria (D.839)

    Performer: Il-Hwan Bai. Performer: Dai-Hyun Kim.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    The Firebird - excerpts arr Guido Agosti

    Performer: Daniil Trifonov.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Piano Trio in A minor Op.50

    Ensemble: Grieg Trio.

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