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Music of the Beguines

Jonathan Swain's selection includes a concert of music from beguinages across northern Europe.

Jonathan Swain presents a concert of music from beguinages across Northern Europe.

12:31 AM
Anonymous
Sancta Trinitas
Psallentes Plainchant Ensemble, Hendrik Vandeen Abeele (director)

12:39 AM
Hildegard von Bingen (1098-1179)
O vis aeternitatis (Responsorium) - for voice, female chorus, 2 fiddles, organistrum
Sequentia: Laurie Monahan (solo voice), Barbara Thornton, Gundula Anders, Pamela Dellal, Elizabeth Glen, Heather Knutson, Susanne Norin, Janet Youngdahl (chorus), Elizabeth Gaver & Elisabetta de Mircovich (fiddles), Benjamin Bagby (organistrum)

12:47 AM
Hildegard von Bingen (1098-1179)
Instrumental piece
Sequentia

12:52 AM
Anonymous
Mulieres religiosae
Psallentes Plainchant Ensemble, Hendrik Vandeen Abeele (director)

1:21 AM
Hollander, Christian (1510/15-1569)
Ave Maria
Amsterdam Loeki Stardust Quartet

1:22 AM
Willaert, Adrian (c.1490-1562)
A la fontaine du prez
Amsterdam Loeki Stardust Quartet

1:28 AM
Anonymous
Fundatrix begginarum
Psallentes Plainchant Ensemble, Hendrik Vandeen Abeele (director)

1:37 AM
Folquet de Marseille (c 1155-1231)
Flores sur 'Tant m'abellis l'amoros pessamens'
Ensemble Lucidarium

1:41 AM
Gautier d'Espinal (c.1215-c.1272)
Puis que en moi a recouvré seignorie
Ensemble Lucidarium: Annemieke Cantor (voice) (with instrumental introduction played by Francis Biggi)

1:47 AM
Thibault IV de Navarre (1201-1253)
Robert veez de Perron (instrumental)
Ensemble Lucidarium

1:50 AM
Anonymous
Corpus et sanguis Christi; Summe Trinitatis, responsory, from 'Sancta Trinitas'
Psallentes Plainchant Ensemble, Hendrik Vandeen Abeele (director)

2:10 AM
Anonymous
Ave verum corpus
Psallentes Plainchant Ensemble, Hendrik Vandeen Abeele (director)

2:13 AM
Alpaerts, Flor (1876-1954)
James Ensor Suite (1928)
Vlaams Radio Orkest , Michel Tabachnik (conductor)

2:31 AM
Bruckner, Anton (1824-1896)
Symphony No.4 in E flat major, 'Romantic'
National Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra in Katowice (NOSPR), Stanislaw Skrowaczewski (conductor)

3:34 AM
Mendelssohn, Felix (1809-1847)
Rondo capriccioso for piano in E major/minor (Op.14)
Sook-Hyun Cho (piano)

3:41 AM
Haydn, Joseph (1732-1809)
Trio for keyboard and strings in F major (H.15.4), attrib. to Haydn
Moscow Trio - Vladimir Ivanov (violin), Michail Utkin (cello), Alexander Bonduriansky (piano)

3:54 AM
Lisinski, Vatroslav (1819-1854)
Vecer (Evening) - Symphonic Idyll
Croatian Radio Television Symphony Orchestra, Niksha Bareza (conductor)

4:01 AM
Bach, Johann Michael (1648-1694)
Fürchtet euch nicht - motet for double chorus and continuo
Cantus Cölln Konrad Junghänel (director)

4:05 AM
Vivaldi, Antonio (1678-1741)
Concerto in D major (RV.208), 'Grosso mogul'
Elizabeth Wallfisch (baroque violin), Australian Brandenburg Orchestra, Paul Dyer (director)

4:20 AM
Scarlatti, Domenico (1685-1757)
Sonata in C major (K.420)
Ilze Graubina (piano)

4:26 AM
Sibelius, Jean (1865-1957) arr. Sibelius
Dance Intermezzo (Op.45, No.2) (1907)
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Jukka-Pekka Saraste (conductor)

4:31 AM
Dvorák, Antonín (1841-1904)
Bacchanalia, No.10 from Poetické nálady (Poetic tone pictures) (Op.85)
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Bratislava; Róbert Stankovský (conductor)

4:36 AM
Vaughan Williams, Ralph (1872-1958)
Overture from The Wasps - Aristophanic suite (from incidental music)
BBC Concert Orchestra, Barry Wordsworth (conductor)

4:47 AM
Alkan, Charles-Valentin (1813-1888)
Le Festin d'Esope (Op.39 no.12 in E minor, from '12 studies' Op.39) (1857)
Johan Ullén (piano)

4:57 AM
Glinka, Mikhail Ivanovich (1804-1857)
Trio pathétique arr. for piano trio
Trio Luwigana: Darko Brlek (clarinet), Igor Skerjanec (cello), Vladimir Mlinaric (piano)

5:13 AM
Stamitz, Carl (1745-1801)
Concerto for Cello and Orchestra No.2 in A
Michal Kanka cello, Prague Chamber Orchestra, Jirí Pospíchal concert master

5:33 AM
Weber, Carl Maria von (1786-1826)
Rondo brillante in E flat 'La gaieté for piano' (J.252) (Op.62) (1819)
Niklas Sivelöv (piano)

5:40 AM
Bach, Carl Philipp Emmanuel (1714-1788)
Sinfonia No.2 in B flat major (Wq.182, No.2)
Camerata Bern

5:52 AM
Poulenc, Francis [1899-1963]
Allegro con fuoco from the Sonata for violin and piano - (competition performance)
Fanny Clamagirand (violin); Nicolas Bringuer (piano)

5:59 AM
Gershwin, George (1898-1937)
Rhapsody in Blue
William Tritt (piano), Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra, Boris Brott (conductor)

6:17 AM
Benjamin, Arthur (1893-1960)
North American square dance - suite for orchestra
Symphony Nova Scotia, Georg Tintner (conductor).

6 hours

Music Played

  • Charles-Valentin Alkan

    Le Festin d'Esope (Op.39 no.12) in E minor, from '12 studies'

    Performer: Johan Ullén.
    • SESR.
  • Flor Alpaerts

    James Ensor Suite (1928)

    Conductor: Michel Tabachnik. Orchestra: The Flemish Radio Orchestra.
  • Christian Hollander

    Ave Maria

    Ensemble: Amsterdam Loeki Stardust Quartet.
  • Anon.

    Ave verum corpus

    Choir: Psallentes Plainchant Ensemble. Director: Hendrik Vandeen Abeele.
  • Anonymous

    Fundatrix begginarum

    Choir: Psallentes Plainchant Ensemble. Director: Hendrik Vandeen Abeele.
  • Anonymous

    Mulieres religiosae

    Choir: Psallentes Plainchant Ensemble. Director: Hendrik Vandeen Abeele.
  • Anonymous 4

    Sancta Trinitas

    Choir: Psallentes Plainchant Ensemble. Director: Hendrik Vandeen Abeele.
  • Anonymous 4

    Corpus et sanguis Christ; Summe trinitati, responsory, from 'Sancta Trinitas'

    Choir: Psallentes Plainchant Ensemble. Director: Hendrik Vandeen Abeele.
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Symphony in B flat major (Wq.182 No.2)

    Ensemble: Camerata Bern.
    • CHSRI.
  • Arthur Benjamin

    North American square dance - suite for orchestra

    Orchestra: Symphony Nova Scotia. Conductor: Georg Tintner.
    • CACBC.
  • Gautier d'Espinal

    Puis que en moi a recouvre seignorie

    Ensemble: Ensemble Lucidarium.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Bacchanalia (No.10 from Poeticke nalady)

    Orchestra: Symfonický orchester Slovenského rozhlasu. Conductor: Róbert Stankovský.
    • SKSR.
  • Folquet de Marselha

    Flores sur 'Tant m'abellis l'amoros pessamens'

    Ensemble: Ensemble Lucidarium.
  • Thibaud de Navarre

    Robert veez de Perron (instrumental)

    Ensemble: Ensemble Lucidarium.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Trio for keyboard and strings in F major (H.15.4)

    Performer: Vladimir Ivanov. Performer: Mikhail Utkin. Performer: Alexander Bonduriansky. Ensemble: Moscow Trio.
  • Hildegard von Bingen

    O vis aeternitatis (Responsorium)

    Performer: Elizabeth Gaver. Performer: Elisabetta de Mircovich. Ensemble: Sequentia.
    • DEWDR.
  • Hildegard von Bingen

    Instrumental piece

    Ensemble: Sequentia. Ensemble: Ensemble for medieval music.
    • DEWDR.
  • Johann Michael Bach

    Furchtet euch nicht – motet for double chorus & continuo

    Director: Konrad Junghänel. Ensemble: Cantus Cölln. Performer: Christoph Anselm Noll.
  • Vatroslav Lisinski

    Vecer (Evening)

    Orchestra: Croatian Radio and Television Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Niksha Bareza.
    • HRHRT.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Rondo capriccioso in E major/minor, Op 14

    Performer: Sook-Hyun Cho.
    • KRKBS.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Sonata for violin and piano; [1. Allegro con fuoco]

    Performer: Fanny Clamagirand. Performer: Nicolas Bringuer.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Overture to The Wasps - Aristophanic suite (from incidental music)

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Barry Wordsworth.
    • GBBBC.
  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Sonata in C major (K.420)

    Performer: Ilze Graubiņa.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Dance Intermezzo (Op.45, No.2)

    Orchestra: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jukka‐Pekka Saraste.
  • Carl Stamitz

    Cello Concerto no 2 in A major

    Performer: Michal Kaňka. Orchestra: Pražský komorní orchestr. Conductor: Jiri Pospichal.
    • CZCR.
  • George Gershwin

    Rhapsody in Blue for piano and orchestra

    Performer: William Tritt. Orchestra: Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Boris Brott.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in D major (RV.208) "Grosso mogul"

    Performer: Elizabeth Wallfisch. Orchestra: Australian Brandenburg Orchestra. Director: Paul Dyer.
    • AUABC.
  • Carl Maria von Weber

    Rondo brillante in E flat 'La gaieté', Op 62, J252 [1819]

    Performer: Niklas Sivelöv.
    • SESR.
  • Adriaan Willaert

    A la fontaine du prez

    Ensemble: Amsterdam Loeki Stardust Quartet.

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