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Strauss Tone Poems (2/5)

John Shea's selection includes performances of Strauss's tone poems Don Juan, Tod und Verklarung and Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche.

Strauss Tone Poems (2/5). 150th Anniversary of Richard Strauss's birth. John Shea presents the next instalment of Strauss tone poems: Don Juan, Death and Transfiguration, and Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche.

12:31 AM
Strauss, Richard [1864-1949]
Don Juan (Op.20) (symphonic poem)
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Donald Runnicles (conductor)

12:49 AM
Strauss, Richard (1864-1949)
Tod und Verklärung (Death and Transfiguration) (Op.24)
Slovenian Radio and Television Symphony Orchestra, Samo Hubad (conductor)

1:13 AM
Strauss, Richard (1864-1949)
Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche (Op.28)
BBC Philharmonic, Yan Pascal Tortelier (conductor)

1:27 AM
Strauss, Richard (1864-1949)
Dance of the seven veils - from Salome
Richard Strauss (1864-1949) (piano)

1:36 AM
Mahler, Gustav (1860-1911)
Symphony No.1 D major, 'Titan'
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Andrew Litton (conductor)

2:31 AM
Dvorák, Antonín (1841-1904)
Concerto for Violin and Orchestra in A minor, B.108 (Op.53)
Vilde Frang Bjærke (violin), Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, William Eddins (conductor)

3:03 AM
Goldmark, Karoly [1830-1915]
Quartet in B flat major Op.8 for strings
Kodály Quartet

3:32 AM
Vivaldi, Antonio (1678-1741)
Concerto in G minor 'per l'Orchestra di Dresda' (RV.577)
Cappella Coloniensis, Hans-Martin Linde (conductor) (soloists unidentified)

3:42 AM
Chopin, Fryderyk (1810-1849)
Fantaisie-impromptu in C sharp minor Op.66 for piano
Anastasia Vorotnaya (piano)

3:47 AM
Vaughan Williams, Ralph [1872-1958]
Silence and Music - madrigal for chorus
BBC Singers, Bo Holten (conductor)

3:54 AM
Weiss, Silvius Leopold (1686-1750)
Prelude, Toccata and Allegro in G major
Hopkinson Smith (Baroque Lute)

4:03 AM
Verdi, Giuseppe [1813-1901]
Overture to La Forza del destino
Orchestre du Conservatoire de Musique du Québec, Raffi Armenian (conductor)

4:11 AM
Schubert, Franz [1797-1828]
3 Lieder
Daniela Lehner (mezzo-soprano) , Love Derwinger (piano)

4:20 AM
Telemann, Georg Philipp (1681-1767)
Concerto for 3 oboes and orchestra in B flat major
Peter Westermann, Michael Niesemann, Piet Dhont (oboes), Musica Antiqua Koln, Reinhard Goebel (director)

4:31 AM
Purcell, Henry (1659-1695)
Sonata - 1683 no. 2 in B flat major Z.791 for 2 violins and continuo
Les Ambassadeurs, Alexis Kossenko (director)

4:38 AM
Chopin, Frédéric (1810-1849)
Variations in E major on a German National Air (op.posth)
Ludmil Angelov (piano)

4:46 AM
Farkas, Ferenc [1905-2000]
5 Ancient Hungarian Dances for wind quintet
Tae-Won Kim (flute), Hyong-Sup Kim (oboe), Pil-Kwan Sung (oboe), Hyon-Kon Kim (clarinet), Sang-Won Yoon (bassoon)

4:56 AM
Parker, Horatio William (1863-1919)
A Northern Ballad
Albany Symphony Orchestra, Julius Hegyi (conductor)

5:10 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
Basta vincesti (recit) and "Ah, non lasciami" (aria) (K.486a)
Rosemary Joshua (soprano), Freiburg Barockorchester, René Jacobs (conductor)

5:15 AM
Strauss, Richard (1864-1949)
Concerto for horn and orchestra No.1 in E flat major, (Op.11)
Bostjan Lipovsek (french horn), Slovenian Radio and Television Symphony Orchestra, David de Villiers (conductor)

5:32 AM
Kraus, Joseph Martin (1756-1792)
Symphony in C minor
Concerto Köln

5:52 AM
Liszt, Franz (1811-1886), transcr. Dohnányi, Ernst von
Fantasia and Fugue on B.A.C.H.
Ernst von Dohnányi (1877-1960) (piano)

6:04 AM
Beethoven, Ludwig van [1770 -1827]
Quartet for strings (Op.18'2) in G major
Kroger Quartet.

6 hours

Music Played

  • Franz Liszt

    Fantasia and Fugue on B.A.C.H.

    Performer: Erno Dohnanyi.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Violin Concerto in A minor, B108, Op 53

    Performer: Vilde Frang Bjaerke. Orchestra: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: William Eddins.
    • NONRK.
  • Ferenc Farkas

    5 Ancient Hungarian Dances for wind quintet

    Performer: Tae-Won Kim. Performer: Hyong-Sup Kim. Performer: Pil-Kwan Sung. Performer: Hyon-Kon Kim. Performer: Sang-Won Yoon.
    • KRKBS.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Variations in E major on a German National Air (op.posth)

    Performer: Ludmil Angelov.
    • BGBNR.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Fantaisie-impromptu in C sharp minor Op 66

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

    Concerto for 3 oboes in B flat major

    Performer: Peter Westermann. Performer: Michael Niesemann. Performer: Piet Dhont. Ensemble: Musica Antiqua Köln. Director: Reinhard Goebel.
    • DEWDR.
  • Karl Goldmark

    String Quartet in B flat major, Op 8

    Ensemble: Kodály Quartet.
    • HUMR.
  • Joseph Martin Kraus

    Symphony in C minor

    Ensemble: Concerto Köln.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    String Quartet in G major, Op 18 no 2

    Ensemble: Kroger Kvartetten.
    • DKDR.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Symphony No.1 D major, 'Titan'

    Conductor: Andrew Litton. Orchestra: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • NONRK.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Basta vincesti ... Ah, non lasciarmi K.486a

    Singer: Rosemary Joshua. Orchestra: Freiburg Baroque Orchestra. Conductor: René Jacobs.
  • Horatio Parker

    A Northern Ballad (1899)

    Orchestra: Albany Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Julius Hegyi.
    • USWGBH.
  • Henry Purcell

    Sonata No 2 in B flat major, Z.791

    Ensemble: Les Ambassadeurs. Director: Alexis Kossenko.
    • PLPR.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Silence and Music - madrigal for chorus

    Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Bo Holten.
    • GBBBC.
  • Franz Schubert

    3 Lieder

    Performer: Love Derwinger. Singer: Daniela Lehner.
    • GBBBC.
  • Richard Strauss

    Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche (Op.28)

    Ensemble: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier.
    • GBBBC.
  • Richard Strauss

    Don Juan, Op 20

    Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Donald Runnicles.
    • GBBBC.
  • Richard Strauss

    Dance of the seven veils - from Salome

    Performer: Richard Strauss.
  • Richard Strauss

    Death and Transfiguration

    Orchestra: Simfonični orkester RTV Slovenija. Conductor: Samo Hubad.
    • SIRTVS.
  • Richard Strauss

    Horn Concerto No 1 in E flat major, Op 11

    Performer: Boštjan Lipovšek. Orchestra: Simfonični orkester RTV Slovenija. Conductor: David de Villiers.
    • SIRTVS.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Overture to La Forza del destino

    Orchestra: Orchestre du Conservatoire de Musique du Quebec. Conductor: Raffi Armenian.
    • CACBC.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in G minor 'per l'Orchestra di Dresda'

    Orchestra: Cappella Coloniensis. Conductor: Hans-Martin Linde.
    • DEWDR.
  • Sylvius Leopold Weiss

    Prelude, Toccata and Allegro in G major

    Performer: Hopkinson Smith.
    • HRHRT.

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