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Chamber music by Schumann and Mendelssohn

John Shea's selection includes Schumann's String Quartets, Op 41 Nos 1 and 3, and Mendelssohn's Octet.

Schumann String Quartets op 41 nos 1 & 3 and Mendelssohn Octet, presented by John Shea.

12:31 AM
Schumann, Robert [1810-1856]
Quartet in A minor Op.41'1 for strings
Qvixote Quartet

12:57 AM
Schumann, Robert [1810-1856]
Quartet in A major Op.41'3 for strings
Gerhard Quartet

1:26 AM
Mendelssohn, Felix [1809-1847]
Octet in E flat major Op.20 for strings
Qvixote Quartet, Gerhard Quartet

1:58 AM
Elgar, Edward (1857-1934)
Variations on an original theme ('Enigma') for orchestra (Op.36)
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, André Previn (conductor)

2:31 AM
Paderewski, Ignacy Jan [1860-1941]
Concerto for piano and orchestra (Op.17) in A minor
Nelson Goerner (piano), National Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Jacek Kaspszyk (conductor)

3:05 AM
Sirola, Bozidar (1889-1956)
Missa Poetica
Slovenian Chamber Choir, Vladimir Kranjcevic (conductor)

3:37 AM
Schubert, Franz (1797-1828)
Scherzo No.1 in B flat (D.593)
Halina Radvilaite (piano)

3:43 AM
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich (1840-1893)
The Nutcracker: Waltz of the Flowers
Slovenian Radio and Television Symphony Orchestra, Marko Munih (conductor)

3:50 AM
Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel (1714-1788)
Sinfonia for 2 violins and continuo in D major, H.585
Les Adieux: Mary Utiger and Hajo Bäss (violins), Christina Kyprianides (cello), Andreas Staier (harpsichord)

4:00 AM
Beethoven, Ludwig van (1770-1827)
Duo for viola and cello in E flat major, WoO.32
Milan Telecky (viola), Juraj Alexander (cello)

4:10 AM
Langgaard, Rued (1883-1952)
3 Rose Gardens Songs
Danish National Radio Choir, Kaare Hansen (conductor)

4:21 AM
Brahms, Johannes (1833-1897) arranged by Francesco Squarcia (1st viola of I Cameristi Italiani)
3 Hungarian Dances (originally for piano duet) arr. for string orchestra (No.1 in G minor; No.3 in F major; No.5 in F sharp minor)
I Cameristi Italiani

4:31 AM
Geminiani, Francesco (1687-1762)
Concerto grosso (Op.3'6) in E minor
Camerata Bern, Thomas Furi (conductor)

4:40 AM
Hartmann, Johan Peter Emilius (1805-1900)
Etudes Instructives, Op.53
Nina Gade (piano)

4:50 AM
Mendelssohn, Felix (1809-1847)
Laudate Pueri (O praise the Lord)
Polyphonia, Ivelina Ivancheva (piano), Ivelin Dimitrov (conductor)

5:00 AM
Walton, William (1902-1983)
Johannesburg Festival Overture
Stavanger Symphony Orchestra, David Atherton (conductor)

5:08 AM
Schumann, Robert (1810-1856)
Theme and variations on the Name 'Abegg' (Op.1)
Seung-Hee Hyun (piano)

5:17 AM
Handel, Georg Frideric (1685-1759)
3 Airs from Vauxhall Gardens, arranged by Steele-Perkins for trumpet and orchestra
Crispian Steele-Perkins (trumpet), The King's Consort, Robert King (director)

5:28 AM
Debussy, Claude (1862-1918)
Iberia: Images for Orchestra, No. 2 (1909)
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Jun Märkl (conductor)

5:50 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
Quintet in E flat major for piano, oboe, clarinet, horn and bassoon (K.452)
Anton Kuerti (piano), James Mason (oboe), James Campbell (clarinet), James McKay (bassoon), James Somerville (horn)

6:15 AM
Naumann, Johann Gottlieb (1741-1801)
Harpsichord Concerto in B flat major (C.1137)
Gerald Hambitzer (harpsichord), Concerto Köln.

6 hours

Music Played

  • Robert Schumann

    Quartet in A minor Op.41`1 for strings

    Ensemble: Qvixote Quartet.
  • Robert Schumann

    Quartet in A major Op.41`3 for strings

    Ensemble: Gerhard Quartet.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Octet in E flat major Op.20 for strings

    Ensemble: Qvixote Quartet. Ensemble: Gerhard Quartet.
  • Edward Elgar

    Variations on an original theme 'Enigma' for orchestra (Op.36)

    Orchestra: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: André Previn.
    • NONRK.
  • Ignacy Jan Paderewski

    Concerto for piano and orchestra (Op.17) in A minor

    Performer: Nelson Goerner. Orchestra: National Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jacek Kaspszyk.
  • Bozidar Sirola

    Missa Poetica

    Choir: Slovenian Chamber Choir. Director: Vladimir Kranjčević.
    • HRHRT.
  • Franz Schubert

    Scherzo No.1 in B flat (D.593)

    Performer: Halina Radvilaite.
    • LTLR.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Waltz of the Flowers (from The Nutcracker)

    Orchestra: Simfonični orkester RTV Slovenija. Conductor: Marko Munih.
    • SIRTVS.
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Sinfonia for 2 violins and continuo in D major, H.585

    Ensemble: Les Adieux.
    • DEWDR.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Duet for viola and cello in E flat major, WoO.32

    Performer: Milan Telecký. Performer: Juraj Alexander.
    • SKSR.
  • Rued Langgaard

    3 Rose Gardens Songs (1919)

    Choir: Danish National Radio Choir. Conductor: Kaare Hansen.
    • DKDR.
  • Johannes Brahms

    3 Hungarian Dances

    Music Arranger: Francesco Squarcia. Ensemble: I Cameristi Italiani.
    • HRHRT.
  • Francesco Geminiani

    Concerto grosso in E minor, Op 3 no 6

    Ensemble: Camerata Bern. Conductor: Thomas Füri.
    • CHSRI.
  • Johan Peter Emilius Hartmann

    Etudes instructives, Op 53. 1851

    Performer: Nina Gade.
    • DKDR.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Laudate Pueri (motet, Op 39 no 2)

    Performer: Ivelina Ivancheva. Choir: Polyphonia. Conductor: Ivelin Dimitrov.
    • BGBNR.
  • William Walton

    Johannesburg Festival Overture

    Orchestra: Stavanger Symfoniorkester. Conductor: David Atherton.
    • NONRK.
  • Robert Schumann

    Theme and variations on the Name "Abegg", Op 1

    Performer: Seung-Hee Hyun.
    • KRKBS.
  • George Frideric Handel

    3 Airs from Vauxhall Gardens

    Performer: Crispian Steele‐Perkins. Music Arranger: Crispian Steele‐Perkins. Ensemble: King's Consort. Director: Robert King.
    • GBBBC.
  • Claude Debussy

    Iberia: Images for Orchestra, No. 2 (1909)

    Orchestra: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Jun Märkl.
    • NONRK.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Quintet in E flat major for piano, oboe, clarinet, horn and bassoon (K.452)

    Performer: Anton Kuerti. Performer: James Mason. Performer: James Campbell. Performer: James Sommerville. Performer: James McKay.
    • CACBC.
  • Johann Gottlieb Naumann

    Harpsichord Concerto in B flat major (C.1137)

    Performer: Gerald Hambitzer. Ensemble: Concerto Köln.
    • DEWDR.

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