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Polish National Day

Catriona Young presents a celebration of Poland's national day, with Polish music and musicians.

Polish National Day with Catriona Young - a celebration of Polish music and musicians.

12:31 AM
Zarebski, Juliusz [1854-1885]
Polonaise triomphale in A, op. 11
Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Pawel Przytocki (conductor)

12:40 AM
Lessel, Franciszek [1780-1838]
Piano Concerto in C (Op. 14)
Leonora Armellini (piano), Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Pawel Przytocki (conductor)

1:08 AM
Mendelssohn, Felix [1809-1847]
Venetianisches Gondellied in F# minor, No.6 from Lieder ohne Worte - book 2 (Op.30)
Leonora Armellini (piano)

1:12 AM
Wieniawski, Józef [1837-1912]
Symphony in D, (Op. 49 )
Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Pawel Przytocki (conductor)

1:47 AM
Karlowicz, Mieczyslaw (1876-1909)
9 Songs
Jadwiga Rappé (alto), Ewa Poblocka (piano)

2:03 AM
Szymanowski, Karol (1882-1937)
6 Kurpian Folksongs for chorus
Polish Radio Choir, Wlodzimierz Siedlik (conductor)

2:20 AM
Chopin, Fryderyk [1810-1849]
Ballade for piano no. 1 (Op.23) in G minor
Zbigniew Raubo (piano)

2:31 AM
Nowakowski, Józef (1800-1865)
Piano Quintet in E flat major (Op. 17)
Nelson Goerner (piano) Lena Neudauer (violin), Katarzyna Budnik-Galazka (violin) Marcin Zdunik (cello), Janusz Widzyk (double bass)

3:11 AM
Nowowiejski, Felix [1877-1946]
3 Songs (Op.56) from "The Bialowieza Forest folder"
Polish Radio Choir, Marek Kluza (conductor)

3:33 AM
Wieniawski, Henryk (1835-1880)
Kujawiak in A minor for violin and piano (1853)
Krzysztof Jakowicz (violin), Krystyna Borucinska (piano)

3:36 AM
Jarzebski, Adam (1590-1649)
Venite Exsultemus - concerto a 2
Bruce Dickey (cornetto), Alberto Grazzi (bassoon), Michael Fentross (theorbo), Jacques Ogg (organ)

3:43 AM
Gorczycki, Grzegorz Gerwazy (c.1665-1734)
Litaniae de providential divina (c.1726)
Olga Pasiecznik (soprano), Marta Bobertska (soprano), Piotr Lykowski (countertenor), Wojciech Parchem (tenor), Miroslaw Borzynski (bass), Sine Nomine Chamber Choir, Concerto Polacco, Marek Toporowski (chamber organ/director)

3:54 AM
Lutoslawski, Witold [1913-1994]
Little Suite (vers. for orchestra)
Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Lukasz Borowicz (conductor)

4:04 AM
Beethoven, Ludwig van [1770 -1827]
Leonore Overture No. 1, Op. 138
Sinfonia Iuventus; Rafael Payare (conductor)

4:14 AM
Chopin, Fryderyk (1810-1849)
Fantasia on Polish airs for piano and orchestra (Op.13) in A major
Nelson Goerner (1849 Erard Piano), Orchestra of the Eighteenth Century, Frans Brüggen (conductor)

4:31 AM
Zelenski, Wladyslaw (1837-1921)
W Tatrach (In the Tatras) - overture (Op.27)
Sinfonia Varsovia, Grzegorz Nowak (conductor)

4:45 AM
Chopin, Fryderyk [1810-1849]
Ballade for piano no. 4 (Op.52) in F minor
Zbigniew Raubo (piano)

4:56 AM
Paderewski, Ignacy Jan (1860-1941) arranged by Stanislaw Wiechowicz
From 6 Lieder (Op.18) arranged for choir
Polish Radio Chorus, Wlodzimierz Siedlik (conductor)

5:08 AM
Lipinski, Karol Józef (1790-1861)
Adagio from Violin Concerto in F# minor (No.1)
Albrecht Breuninger (violin), Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Wojciech Rajski (conductor)

5:19 AM
Lutoslawski, Witold [1913-1994]
Variations on a theme of Paganini for piano and orchestra
Stephen Hough (piano), BBC Symphony Orchestra, Sakari Oramo (conductor)

5:28 AM
Bacewicz, Grazyna (1909-1969)
Folk sketches for small orchestral ensemble
Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Jan Krenz (conductor)

5:33 AM
Chopin, Fryderyk [1810-1849]
Ballade No.2 in F major (Op.38)
Zbigniew Raubo (piano)

5:41 AM
Szymanowski, Karol (1882-1937)
String Quartet No.2 (Op.56)
Royal String Quartet

5:59 AM
Wanski, Jan (1762-1821)
Symphony in D major on themes from the opera "Pasterz nad Wisla"
Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Andrzej Mysinski (conductor)

6:12 AM
Maliszewski, Witold [1873-1939]
Festive Overture in D (op. 11)
National Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Lukasz Borowicz (conductor)

6:24 AM
Chopin, Frédéric (1810-1849), arranged by Krauze, Zygmunt (b.1938)
selected Preludes from the Op.28 set
Wojciech Switala (piano), Netherlands Wind Ensemble.

6 hours

Music Played

  • Grażyna Bacewicz

    Folk sketches for small orchestral ensemble (1948)

    Orchestra: Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jan Krenz.
    • PLPR.
  • Felix Nowowiejski

    3 Songs (Op.56) from "The Bialowieza Forest folder"

    Choir: Chór Polskiego Radia w Krakowie. Conductor: Marek Kluza.
    • PLPR.
  • Franciszek Lessel

    Piano Concerto in C, Op 14

    Performer: Leonora Armellini. Orchestra: Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Pawel Przytocki.
    • PLPR.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Ballade for piano no. 4 (Op.52) in F minor

    Performer: Zbigniew Raubo.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Ballade for piano no. 1 (Op.23) in G minor

    Performer: Zbigniew Raubo.
    • PLPR.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    selected Preludes from the Op.28 set

    Performer: Wojciech Switala. Ensemble: Netherlands Wind Ensemble. Music Arranger: Zygmunt Krauze.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Fantasia on Polish airs for piano and orchestra (Op.13) in A major

    Performer: Nelson Goerner. Orchestra: Orchestra of the Eighteenth Century. Conductor: Frans Brüggen.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Ballade No 2 in F major, Op 38

    Performer: Zbigniew Raubo.
    • PLPR.
  • Grzegorz Gerwazy Gorczycki

    Litaniae de providential divina (c.1726)

    Singer: Olga Pasichnyk. Singer: Marta Bobertska. Singer: Piotr Lykowski. Singer: Wojciech Parchem. Singer: Miroslaw Borczynski. Choir: Sine Nomine Chamber Choir. Orchestra: Concerto Polacco. Conductor: Marek Toporowski.
    • PLPR.
  • Adam Jarzębski

    Venite Exsultemus - concerto a 2

    Performer: Bruce Dickey. Performer: Alberto Grazzi. Performer: Michael Fentross. Performer: Jacques Ogg.
    • PLPR.
  • Jozef Nowakowski

    Piano Quintet in E flat major (Op. 17)

    Performer: Nelson Goerner. Performer: Lena Neudauer. Performer: Katarzyna Budnik-Galazka. Performer: Marcin Zdunik. Performer: Janusz Widzyk.
  • Mieczyslaw Karlowicz

    9 Songs

    Singer: Jadwiga Rappé. Performer: Ewa Pobłocka.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Lieder ohne Worte - book 2 (Op.30), no.6; Venetianisches Gondellied in F# minor

    Performer: Leonora Armellini.
  • Karol Józef Lipinski

    Adagio from Violin Concerto in F# minor No 1

    Performer: Albrecht Breuninger. Orchestra: Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Wojciech Rajski.
    • PLPR.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Leonore Overture no 1, Op 138

    Orchestra: Sinfonia Iuventus. Conductor: Rafael Payare.
    • PLPR.
  • Witold Lutosławski

    Little Suite

    Orchestra: Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Lukasz Borowicz.
    • PLPR.
  • Witold Maliszewski

    Festive Overture in D, Op 11

    Orchestra: National Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Lukasz Borowicz.
    • PLPR.
  • Witold Lutosławski

    Variations on a theme of Paganini for piano and orchestra

    Conductor: Sakari Oramo. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Performer: Stephen Hough.
  • Ignacy Jan Paderewski

    6 Lieder, Op 18 (arranged for choir)

    Music Arranger: Stanislaw Wiechowicz. Choir: Polish Radio Chorus. Conductor: Wlodzimierz Siedlik.
    • PLPR.
  • Karol Szymanowski

    6 Piesni kurpiowskie [6 Kurpian songs] for chorus [1929]

    Choir: Chór Polskiego Radia w Krakowie. Conductor: Wlodzimierz Siedlik.
    • PLPR.
  • Karol Szymanowski

    String Quartet No.2 (Op.56)

    Ensemble: Royal String Quartet.
  • Jan Wanski

    Symphony in D major on themes from the opera "Pasterz nad Wisla"

    Orchestra: Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Andrzej Mysinski.
    • PLPR.
  • Henryk Wieniawski

    Kujawiak in A minor (1853)

    Performer: Krzysztof Jakowicz. Performer: Krystyna Borucinska.
    • PLPR.
  • Józef Wieniawski

    Symphony in D (Op.49)

    Orchestra: Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Pawel Przytocki.
    • PLPR.
  • Juliusz Zarębski

    Polonaise triomphale in A major, Op 11

    Orchestra: Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Pawel Przytocki.
    • PLPR.
  • Władysław Żeleński

    W Tatrach (In the Tatras) - overture (Op.27) (1871)

    Ensemble: Sinfonia Varsovia. Conductor: Grzegorz Nowak.

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