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Purcell's The Fairy Queen

Catriona Young's selection includes performances of Rameau's Pygmalion and Purcell's The Fairy Queen.

Catriona Young presents performances of Rameau's Pygmalion and Purcell's The Fairy Queen.

12:31 AM
Rameau, Jean-Philippe [1683-1764]
Pygmalion - acte de ballet
Elodie Fonnard (soprano), Rachel Redmond (soprano), Reinoud van Mechelen (tenor), Yannis François (bass baritone), European Union Baroque Orchestra, Paul Agnew (director)

1:15 AM
Purcell, Henry [1659-1695]
The Fairy Queen - opera Z.629 (abridged version for EUBO by Simon Heighes)
Elodie Fonnard (soprano), Rachel Redmond (soprano), Reinoud van Mechelen (tenor), Yannis François (bass baritone), European Union Baroque Orchestra, Paul Agnew (director)

2:02 AM
Purcell, Henry [1659-1695]
Now the Night is chased away (from The Fairy Queen)
Elodie Fonnard (soprano), Rachel Redmond (soprano), Reinoud van Mechelen (tenor), Yannis François (bass baritone), European Union Baroque Orchestra, Paul Agnew (director)

2:05 AM
Schumann, Robert (1810-1856)
Humoreske for piano in B flat major (Op.20)
Ivetta Irkha (piano)

2:31 AM
Svendsen, Johan (1840 -1911)
Symphony No. 2 in B flat major (Op.15)
Stavanger Symphony Orchestra, Susanna Mälkki (conductor)

3:06 AM
Biber, Heinrich Ignaz Franz von (1644-1704) (with anonymous Introit and propria)
Missa Alleluja a 36
Gradus ad Parnassum, Concerto Palatino, Choral scholars from Wiener Hofburgkapelle, Konrad Junghänel (director)

3:42 AM
Debussy, Claude (1862-1918)
L'Isle joyeuse
Jane Coop (piano)

3:48 AM
Sibelius, Jean (1865-1957)
Suite Champêtre (Op.98b)
Danish Radio Concert Orchestra, Hannu Koivula (conductor)

3:56 AM
Nielsen, Carl (1865-1931)
Serenata in vano for clarinet, horn, bassoon, cello and double bass (FS.68)
The Festival Ensemble of the Festival of the Sound, James Campbell (conductor)

4:04 AM
Pärt, Arvo (b. 1935)
Spiegel im Spiegel
Morten Carlsen (viola), Sergej Osadchuk (piano)

4:11 AM
Foulds, John [1880-1939]
An Arabian Night
Cynthia Fleming (violin), Katharine Wood (cello), BBC Concert Orchestra, Ronald Corp (conductor)

4:18 AM
Geminiani, Francesco (1687-1762)
Concerto Grosso No.12 in D minor, 'Folia' (after Corelli's Sonata Op.5 No.12)
Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra, Jeanne Lamon (conductor)

4:31 AM
Vaughan Williams, Ralph (1872-1958)
The Wasps - Overture from the Incidental Music
BBC Philharmonic, Yan Pascal Tortelier (conductor)

4:40 AM
Beethoven, Ludwig van (1770-1827)
12 Variations on 'Ein Mädchen Oder Weibchen' for cello and piano (Op.66)
Danjulo Ishizaka (cello), José Gallardo (piano)

4:50 AM
Bernhard, Christoph (1628-1692)
Missa 'Durch Adams Fall'
Vancouver Chamber Choir, Jon Washburn (conductor)

4:59 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750)
Keyboard Concerto in F minor (BWV1056)
Angela Hewitt (piano), Norwegian Chamber Orchestra

5:10 AM
Scriabin, Alexander [1872-1915]
Piano Sonata no. 4 in F sharp major Op.30
Jason Gillham (piano)

5:18 AM
Berlioz, Hector (1803-1869)
Le Carnival Romain, op 9
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, Jukka-Pekka Saraste (conductor)

5:28 AM
Handel, Georg Frideric (1685-1759)
Sonata for flute and continuo (Op.1 No.1a) (HWV.379) in E minor (2 mvts adapted fr Op.1 No.1; 2 transpsd fr Op.1 No.2)
The Sonora Hungarica Consort: Imre Lachegyi (recorder), Sándor Sászvárosi (viola da gamba), Zsuzsanna Nagy (harpsichord)

5:37 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
Sonata for violin and piano in F major (K.377)
Ana Savicka (violin), Aljosa Lecic (piano)

5:56 AM
Thomas, John (1826-1913)
Grand Duet for two harps in E flat minor
Myong-ja Kwan , Hyon-son La (harps)

6:11 AM
Grieg, Edvard (1843-1907)
Holberg Suite (Op.40)
Norwegian Chamber Orchestra, Terje Tonnesen (conductor).

6 hours

Music Played

  • Darius Milhaud

    Excerpt from "Madrigal-Nocturne" from "La Cheminee du Roi Rene"

    Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra (members of).
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Pygmalion - acte de ballet

    Singer: Élodie Fonnard. Singer: Rachel Redmond. Singer: Reinoud Van Mechelen. Singer: Yannis Francois. Ensemble: European Union Baroque Orchestra. Director: Paul Agnew.
    • PLPR.
  • Henry Purcell

    The Fairy Queen

    Singer: Elodie Fonnard. Singer: Rachel Redmond. Singer: Reinoud Van Mechelen. Singer: Yannis Francois. Ensemble: European Union Baroque Orchestra. Director: Paul Agnew.
  • Henry Purcell

    Now the Night is chased away (from The Fairy Queen)

    Singer: Elodie Fonnard. Singer: Rachel Redmond. Singer: Reinoud Van Mechelen. Singer: Yannis Francois. Ensemble: European Union Baroque Orchestra. Director: Paul Agnew.
  • Robert Schumann

    Humoreske for piano in B flat major Op 20

    Performer: Ivetta Irkha.
    • DKDR.
  • Darius Milhaud

    Excerpt from "Madrigal-Nocturne" from "La Cheminee du Roi Rene"

    Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra (members of).
  • Johan Svendsen

    Symphony No.2 in B flat major (Op.15)

    Orchestra: Stavanger Symfoniorkester. Conductor: Susanna Mälkki.
    • NONRK.
  • Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber

    Missa Alleluja a36

    Ensemble: Gradus ad Parnassum. Ensemble: Concerto Palatino. Choir: Wiener Hofburgkapelle. Director: Konrad Junghänel.
    • DEWDR.
  • Claude Debussy

    L'Isle joyeuse

    Performer: Jane Coop.
    • CACBC.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Suite Champetre Op 98b

    Ensemble: Danish Radio Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Hannu Koivula.
    • DKDR.
  • Carl Nielsen

    Serenata in vano, FS 68 (for clarinet, horn, bassoon, cello & d.bass)

    Ensemble: Festival Ensemble of the Festival of the Sound. Conductor: James Campbell.
    • CACBC.
  • Arvo Pärt

    Spiegel im Spiegel

    Performer: Morten Carlsen. Performer: Sergej Osadchuk.
    • NONRK.
  • John Foulds

    An Arabian Night (1936-7)

    Performer: Cynthia Fleming. Performer: Katharine Wood. Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Ronald Corp.
    • GBBBC.
  • Francesco Geminiani

    Concerto Grosso no 12 in D minor, "Folia" (after Corelli's Sonata Op 5 no 12)

    Ensemble: Tafelmusik. Conductor: Jeanne Lamon.
    • CACBC.
  • Darius Milhaud

    Excerpt from "Madrigal-Nocturne" from "La Cheminee du Roi Rene"

    Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra (members of).
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    The Wasps - Aristophanic suite (from incidental music) (1909)

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier.
    • GBBBC.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    12 Variations on 'Ein Madchen oder Weibchen' for cello and piano, Op 66

    Performer: Danjulo Ishizaka. Performer: José Gallardo.
    • GBBBC.
  • Christoph Bernhard

    Missa 'Durch Adams Fall'

    Singer: Henriette Schellenberg. Singer: Laverne G'Froerer. Singer: Keith Boldt. Singer: George Roberts. Choir: Vancouver Chamber Choir. Conductor: Jon Washburn.
    • CACBC.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Keyboard Concerto in F minor, BWV.1056

    Performer: Angela Hewitt. Orchestra: Det Norske Kammerorkester.
    • NONRK.
  • Alexander Scriabin

    Piano Sonata no 4 in F sharp major, Op 30

    Performer: Jayson Gillham.
    • CASRC.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Le Carnaval Romain, Op 9

    Orchestra: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Jukka‐Pekka Saraste.
    • NONRK.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Sonata for flute and continuo (Op.1 No.1a) (HWV.379) in E minor

    Ensemble: The Sonora Hungarica Consort.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Sonata for violin and piano in F major (K.377)

    Performer: Ana Savicka. Performer: Aljosa Lecic.
  • John Thomas

    Grand Duet for two harps in E flat minor

    Performer: Myong-ja Kwan. Performer: Hyon-son La.
    • KRKBS.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Holberg Suite Op 40

    Performer: Det Norske Kammerorkester. Conductor: Terje Tonnesen. Orchestra: Det Norske Kammerorkester.
    • NONRK.

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