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Slovakian National Day

To celebrate Slovakia's National Day, Jonathan Swain presents a selection of music by Slovak composers and performers and music recorded in that country.

To celebrate Slovakia's National Day, Jonathan Swain presents a selection of music by Slovak composers and performers and music recorded in Slovakia.

12:31 AM
Krajci, Mirko [b. 1968]
Suite No.1 from the ballet 'Don Juan' (2006)
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Mirko Krajci (conductor)

1:03 AM
Krajci, Mirko [b. 1968]
Suite No.2 from the ballet 'Don Juan' (2008)
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Mirko Krajci (conductor)

1:37 AM
Krajci, Mirko [b. 1968]
Four Dances from the ballet 'Don Juan' (2007)
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Mirko Krajci (conductor)

1:45 AM
Schumann, Robert [1810-1856]
Phantasiestucke Op.73 for clarinet & piano
Marten Altrov (clarinet), Holger Marjamaa (piano)

1:55 AM
Moyzes, Alexander [1906-1984]
Violin Concerto Op.53
Milan Pala (violin), Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Mário Kosík (conductor)

2:31 AM
Suchon, Eugen [1908-1993]
Baladická suita (Ballade Suite) op. 9 ESD 58b, for orchestra
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Mário Kosík (conductor)

2:54 AM
Moyzes, Alexander [1906-1984]
Symphony no. 7 Op.50
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Mário Kosík (conductor)

3:34 AM
Reinecke, Carl (1824-1910)
Sonata for flute and piano (Op.167) in E minor "Undine"
Ivica Gabrisova-Encingerova (flute), Matej Vrabel (piano)

3:56 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian [1685-1750]
Contrapunctus 1 from Die Kunst der Fuge (BWV.1080)
Balázs Fülei (piano)

4:00 AM
Puccini, Giacomo (1858 -1924)
I Crisantemi for string quartet
Moyzes Quartet

4:06 AM
Ravel, Maurice (1875-1937)
Jeux d'eau for piano
Paloma Kouider (piano)

4:12 AM
Zagar, Peter (b. 1961)
Blumenthal Dance No.2 for violin, viola, cello, clarinet and piano (1999)
Opera Aperta Ensemble

4:21 AM
Balakirev, Mily Alexeyevich (1837-1910)
Overture on Russian Themes
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Ondrej Lenard (conductor)

4:31 AM
Berlioz, Hector [1803-1869]
Le Carnaval romain - overture Op.9
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Mário Kosik (conductor)

4:40 AM
Schickhard, Johann Christian (c.1682-c.1760)
Sonata in C major for flute and harpsichord
Vladislav Brunner jr. (flute), Herta Madarova (harpsichord)

4:50 AM
Pergolesi, Giovanni Battista (1710-1736)
Sonata in G major for violin and piano
Peter Michalica (violin), Elena Michalicova (piano)

4:58 AM
Bizet, Georges (1838-1875)
Suite No.1 from "Carmen"
Slovakian Radio Symphony Orchestra in Bratislava, Róbert Stankovský (conductor)

5:11 AM
Haydn, Joseph (1732-1809)
2 Marches in E flat major for wind
Bratislavská komorná harmónia (Bratislava chamber harmony), Justus Pavlík (director)

5:18 AM
Suchon, Eugen [1908-1993]
Concertino for Clarinet and Orchestra
Ronald Sebesta (clarinet), Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Mário Kosík (conductor)

5:40 AM
Schubert, Franz (1797-1828)
Symphony No.4 in C minor (D.417), 'Tragic'
Radio Bratislava Symphony Orchestra, Ondrej Lenard (conductor)

6:09 AM
Hummel, Johann Nepomuk (1778-1837)
Rondo brillant for piano and orchestra in A major (Op.56)
Rudolf Macudzinski (piano), Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Ludovít Rajter (conductor).

6 hours

Music Played

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Contrapunctus 1 from Die Kunst der Fuge (BWV.1080) [The Art of Fugue]

    Performer: Balazs Fulei.
  • Mily Alexeyevich Balakirev

    Overture on Russian themes

    Orchestra: Bratislava Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Ondrej Lenárd.
    • SKSR.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Le Carnaval romain Op 9, Overture

    Orchestra: Symfonický orchester Slovenského rozhlasu. Conductor: Mário Košík.
    • SKRTVS.
  • Georges Bizet

    Carmen - suite no.1

    Orchestra: Symfonický orchester Slovenského rozhlasu. Conductor: Róbert Stankovský.
    • SKSR.
  • Joseph Haydn

    2 Marches for wind band

    Ensemble: Bratislava Chamber Harmony. Conductor: Justus Pavlik.
    • SKSR.
  • Johann Nepomuk Hummel

    Rondo brillant for piano and orchestra in A major Op 56

    Performer: Rudolf Macudzinski. Orchestra: Bratislava Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Ľudovít Rajter.
    • SKSR.
  • Johann Christian Schickhardt

    Flute Sonata in C major

    Performer: Vladislav Brunner jr.. Performer: Herta Madarova.
    • SKSR.
  • Mirko Krajči

    Suite No.2 from the ballet 'Don Juan' (2008)

    Orchestra: Sofia Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Mirko Krajči.
  • Mirko Krajči

    Four Dances from the ballet 'Don Juan' (2007)

    Orchestra: Symfonický orchester Slovenského rozhlasu. Conductor: Mirko Krajči.
    • SKRTVS.
  • Alexander Moyzes

    Violin Concerto' Op.53

    Performer: Milan Pala. Orchestra: Symfonický orchester Slovenského rozhlasu. Conductor: Mário Košík.
    • SKRTVS.
  • Alexander Moyzes

    Symphony No 7 Op 50

    Orchestra: Symfonický orchester Slovenského rozhlasu. Conductor: Ladislav Slovák.
    • SKRTVS.
  • Giovanni Battista Pergolesi

    Violin Sonata in G major

    Performer: Peter Michalica. Performer: Elena Michalicova.
    • SKSR.
  • Giacomo Puccini

    Crisantemi (Chrysanthemums)

    Ensemble: Moyzesovo kvarteto.
    • SKSR.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Jeux d'eau

    Performer: Paloma Kouider.
    • SKSR.
  • Carl Reinecke

    Flute Sonata in E minor, Op 167 "Undine"

    Performer: Ivica Gabrisova-Encingerova. Performer: Matej Vrabel.
    • SKSR.
  • Franz Schubert

    Symphony no.4 (D.417) in C minor 'Tragic'

    Orchestra: Symfonický orchester Slovenského rozhlasu. Conductor: Ondrej Lenárd.
    • SKSR.
  • Robert Schumann

    Phantasiestucke Op.73 for clarinet & piano

    Performer: Marten Altrov. Performer: Holger Marjamaa.
    • SKRTVS.
  • Mirko Krajci

    Suite No.1 from the ballet 'Don Juan' (2006)

    Orchestra: Sofia Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Mirko Krajci.
    • SKRTVS.
  • Eugen Suchon

    Concertino for Clarinet and Orchestra

    Performer: Ronald Sebesta. Orchestra: Symfonický orchester Slovenského rozhlasu. Conductor: Mário Košík.
    • SKRTVS.
  • Eugen Suchon

    Baladická suita (Ballade Suite)op. 9 ESD 58b, for orchestra

    Orchestra: Symfonický orchester Slovenského rozhlasu. Conductor: Mario Kosik.
  • Peter Zagar

    Blumenthal Dance no 2 for violin, viola, cello, clarinet and piano (1999)

    Ensemble: Opera Aperta Ensemble.
    • SKSR.

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