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Boris Christoff in Grechaninov

John Shea's selection includes Grechaninov's Liturgia Domestica, featuring celebrated bass Boris Christoff as the soloist.

Legendary bass Boris Christoff (1914-1993) is the soloist in Grechaninov's Liturgia Domestica. John Shea presents.

12:31 AM
Grechaninov, Alexandr Tikhonovich [1864-1956]
Liturgia Domestica, Op.79 (4 Liturgies of St John Chrysostom)
Boris Christoff (bass), Bulgarian National Choir "Svetoslav Obretenov", Bulgarian National Radio Chamber Orchestra, Georgi Robev (conductor)

1:47 AM
Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolai (1844-1908)
Overture to Pskovitjanka (The Maid of Pskov)
BBC Philharmonic, Vassily Sinaisky (conductor)

1:55 AM
Arensky, Anton Stepanovich (1861-1906)
Suite No.1 in F major for 2 pianos (Op.15)
James Anagnason, Leslie Kinton (pianos)

2:10 AM
Scriabin, Alexander (1872-1915)
Le Poème de l'extase (Op.54)
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Ilan Volkov (conductor)

2:31 AM
Weir, Judith (b.1954)
String quartet
Silesian Quartet

2:43 AM
Hildegard von Bingen (1098-1179)
1. Alma Redemptoris Mater
2. Ave Maria, O auctrix vite - Responsorium for voice, chorus, 2 fiddles"
Sequentia

2:54 AM
Hildegard von Bingen (1098-1179)
Instrumental piece
Sequentia

3:00 AM
Mendelssohn, Fanny Hensel (1805-1847)
Trio Op.11 in D minor
Trio Orlando

3:25 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750)
Prelude (Fantasia) in A minor (BWV.922)
Lorenzo Ghielmi (harpsichord)

3:32 AM
Dvorak, Antonin [1841-1904]
Polonaise for orchestra in E flat major
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra in Bratislava, Ludovít Rajter (conductor)

3:38 AM
Telemann, Georg Philipp (1681-1767)
Sonata for violin & basso continuo in F major - from Essercizii Musici
Camerata Köln

3:49 AM
Brahms, Johannes (1833-1897)
Intermezzo in A major (Op.118 No.2)
Jane Coop (piano)

3:56 AM
Stanford, Charles Villiers (1852-1924)
Eternal Father - from 3 Motets (Op.135 No.2)
BBC Singers, Stephen Cleobury (conductor)

4:03 AM
Grieg, Edvard (1843-1907)
Letzter Frühling (Last Spring, orig. song Op.33/2)
Camerata Bern, Thomas Furi (leader and concertmaster)

4:09 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791), arr. Edvard Grieg
Sonata in G major (K.283) )
Julie Adam and Daniel Herscovitch (pianos)

4:23 AM
Traditional (arr. Michael Hurst)
Ten Thousand Miles Away
West Australian Symphony Orchestra, David Measham (conductor)

4:31 AM
Pachelbel, Johann (1653-1706) [text: Luke 1/46?55]
Magnificat
Cantus Cölln

4:36 AM
Rossini, Gioachino (1792-1868)
Sonata No.1 in G major for string orchestra
Romanian National Chamber Orchestra, Ludovic Bacs (conductor)

4:50 AM
Sibelius, Jean (1865-1957)
6 Impromptus (Op.5)
Juhani Lagerspetz (piano)

5:06 AM
Manfredini, Francesco (1684-1762)
Symphony No.10 in E minor
Slovak Chamber Orchestra, Bohdan Warchal (leader)

5:16 AM
Chausson, Ernest (1855-1899) [Lyrics Maurice Maeterlinck]
Les Serres Chaudes (Op.24)
Lena Hoel (soprano), Bengt Åke-Lundin (piano)

5:29 AM
Abel, Carl Friedrich (1723-1787)
Praeludium, Adagio & Allegro from Pieces (27) for viola da gamba solo (K.186-212)
Paolo Pandolfo (viola da gamba)

5:43 AM
Boeck, August de (1865-1937)
Concerto for violin and orchestra (1912-1934)
Kam Ning (violin) , Vlaams Radio Orkest , Marc Soustrot (conductor)

6:10 AM
Haydn, Joseph [1732-1809]
Quartet for strings (Op.77'1) in G major
Royal String Quartet.

6 hours

Music Played

  • Alexander Gretchaninov

    Liturgia Domestica Op 79

    Singer: Boris Christoff. Choir: Bulgarian Svetoslav Obretenov Choir. Orchestra: Bulgarian National Radio Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Georgi Robev.
  • Anton Stepanovich Arensky

    Suite No.1 in F major for 2 pianos (Op.15)

    Performer: Anagnoson & Kinton.
    • CACBC.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Prelude (Fantasia) in A minor (BWV.922)

    Performer: Lorenzo Ghielmi.
  • August de Boeck

    Violin Concerto

    Performer: Ning Kam. Orchestra: Brussels Philharmonic. Conductor: Marc Soustrot.
    • BEVRT.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Intermezzo in A major, Op 118, No 2

    Performer: Jane Coop.
    • CACBC.
  • Carl Friedrich Abel

    Praeludium, Adagio & Allegro from Pieces (27) for viola da gamba

    Performer: Paolo Pandolfo.
  • Ernest Chausson

    Les Serres Chaudes (Op.24) (1893-1896)

    Lyricist: Maurice Maeterlinck. Singer: Lena Hoel. Performer: Bengt-Åke Lundin.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Polonaise in E flat major

    Orchestra: Symfonický orchester Slovenského rozhlasu. Conductor: Ľudovít Rajter.
    • SKSR.
  • Fanny Hensel

    Trio (Op.11) in D minor

    Ensemble: Trio Orlando.
  • Francesco Manfredini

    Symphony No 10 in E minor

    Performer: Bohdan Warchal. Orchestra: Slovenský komorný orchester Bohdana Warchala.
    • SKSR.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Violin Sonata in F major

    Performer: Mary Utiger. Performer: Rainer Zipperling. Performer: Sabine Bauer. Ensemble: Camerata Köln.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Last Spring, Op 33, No 2

    Performer: Thomas Füri. Ensemble: Camerata Bern.
    • CHRSI.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Quartet for strings (Op.77`1) in G major

    Ensemble: Royal String Quartet.
  • Hildegard von Bingen

    Instrumental piece

    Ensemble: Sequentia. Ensemble: Ensemble for medieval music.
    • DEWDR.
  • Hildegard von Bingen

    Alma Redemptoris Mater & Ave Maria, O auctrix vite

    Ensemble: Sequentia.
    • DEWDR.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Sonata in G major (K.283) arr. Grieg for two pianos

    Performer: Julie Adam. Performer: Daniel Herscovitch. Music Arranger: Edvard Grieg.
    • AUABC.
  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    Overture to The Maid of Pskov

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Vassily Sinaisky.
    • GBBBC.
  • Johann Pachelbel

    Magnificat

    Performer: Christoph Anselm Noll. Author: Bible. Ensemble: Cantus Cölln. Singer: Johanna Koslowsky. Singer: Graham Pushee. Singer: Wilfred Jochens. Singer: Stephan Schreckenberger. Director: Konrad Junghänel.
    • DEWDR.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Sonata No 1 in G major

    Orchestra: Romanian National Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Ludovic Bács.
    • ROROR.
  • Alexander Scriabin

    Le Poème de l'extase (Op.54)

    Conductor: Ilan Volkov. Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra.
  • Jean Sibelius

    6 Impromptus, (Op.5)

    Performer: Juhani Lagerspetz.
    • FIYLE.
  • Charles Villiers Stanford

    Eternal Father, 3 Motets, Op 135, No.2

    Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Stephen Cleobury.
    • GBBBC.
  • Trad.

    Ten Thousand Miles Away

    Music Arranger: Michael Hurst. Orchestra: West Australian Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: David Measham.
    • AUABC.
  • Judith Weir

    String quartet

    Ensemble: Silesian String Quartet.
    • PLPR.

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