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Silesian Quartet

John Shea's selection includes the Silesian Quartet performing Debussy's String Quartet, Panufnik's Second Quartet and Franck's Piano Quintet in F minor with Wojciech Switala.

John Shea introduces the Silesian Quartet performing Debussy's String Quartet, Panufnik's 2nd Quartet 'Messages' and Franck's Piano Quintet in F minor with pianist Wojciech Switala.

12:31 AM
Debussy, Claude [1862-1918]
Quartet in G minor Op.10 for strings
Silesian Quartet

12:56 AM
Panufnik, Andrzej [1914-1991]
Quartet no. 2 (Messages) for strings
Silesian Quartet

1:14 AM
Franck, Cesar [1822-1890]
Quintet in F minor M.7 for piano and strings
Silesian Quartet, Wojciech Switala, piano

1:47 AM
Chausson, Ernest [1855-1899]
Symphony in B flat (Op.20)
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra; Michel Plasson (conductor)

2:24 AM
Debussy, Claude (1862-1918)
Soirée dans Grenade (No.2 from Estampes)
Claude Debussy (piano)

2:31 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus [1756-1791]
Concerto no. 4 in E flat major K.495 for horn and orchestra
David Pyatt (horn) Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra Robert King (conductor)

2:47 AM
Stravinsky, Igor [1882-1971]
3 Movements from Petrushka transcribed by Stravinsky for solo piano
Shura Cherkassky (piano)

3:04 AM
Sibelius, Jean (1865-1957)
En Saga (1st version of 1892)
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Jukka-Pekka Saraste (conductor)

3:26 AM
Pärt, Arvo (b. 1935)
The Woman with the Alabaster box for chorus
Erik Westbergs Vocal Ensemble

3:33 AM
Storace, Bernado [fl. 1664]
Chaconne for harpsichord in C major
Mahan Esfahani (harpsichord)

3:39 AM
Mendelssohn, Felix (1809-1847)
Die schöne Melusine (The fair Melusine) - overture (Op.32)
Danish Radio Concert Orchestra, Takuo Yuasa (conductor)

3:50 AM
Farkas, Ferenc [1905-2000]
5 Ancient Hungarian dances for wind quintet
Academic Wind Quintet

4:01 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian [1685-1750]
Schmucke dich, O liebe Seele - chorale-prelude BWV.654 for organ
Tomás Thon (organ)

4:08 AM
Desprez, Josquin (1440-1521)
Ave Maria . . . Virgo serena for 4 voices
BBC Singers, Bo Holten (conductor)

4:15 AM
Prokofiev, Sergey (1891-1953)
Symphony No.1 in D major (Op.25), 'Classical'
Norwegian Radio Orchestra, Michel Tabachnik (conductor)

4:31 AM
Janacek, Leos [1854-1928]
Pohadka (Fairy tale) for cello and piano
Jonathan Slaatto (cello), Martin Qvist Hansen (piano)

4:42 AM
Humperdinck, Engelbert [1854-1921]
Dream Pantomime from Hansel and Gretel
Symphony Nova Scotia, Georg Tintner (conductor)

4:51 AM
Handel, Georg Friedrich (1685-1759)
Perché viva il caro sposo - from Rodrigo (HWV 5) Act 3 [ Character: Elisena - includes preceeding recitative "Ah, sommi dei, cui la giustizia arruota"
Emma Kirkby (soprano), Academy of Ancient Music, Andrew Manze (director)

4:58 AM
Hannikainen, Ilmari (1892-1955)
Rural Dances (Op.39a)
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Petri Sakari (conductor)

5:13 AM
Obrecht, Jacob (1450-1505)
Salve Regina
Netherlands Chamber Choir, Paul van Nevel (conductor)

5:18 AM
Willaert, Adrian (1490-1562)
Pater Noster
Netherlands Chamber Choir, Paul van Nevel (conductor)

5:23 AM
Beethoven, Ludwig van [1770 -1827]
Rondino in E flat (WoO 25) for two oboes, two clarinets, two horns, two bassoons
The Festival Winds

5:30 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750)
Concerto for 2 violins and string orchestra in D minor (BWV.1043)
Sigiswald Kuijken (violin and conductor), Lucy van Dael (2nd violin solo), La Petite Bande

5:47 AM
Szymanowski, Karol (1882-1937)
Variations on a Polish Folk theme in B minor (Op.10)
Jerzy Godziszewski (piano)

6:07 AM
Schubert, Franz [1797-1828]
Symphony No.8 in B minor (D.759) "Unfinished"
Concertgebouw Orchestra; Eugene Ormandy (conductor).

6 hours

Music Played

  • Claude Debussy

    String Quartet in G minor, Op 10

    Ensemble: Silesian String Quartet.
    • PLPR.
  • Andrzej Panufnik

    String Quartet no 2 (Messages)

    Ensemble: Silesian String Quartet.
    • PLPR.
  • César Franck

    Quintet in F minor M.7 for piano and strings

    Ensemble: Silesian Quartet.
  • Ernest Chausson

    Symphony in B flat Op.20

    Orchestra: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Michel Plasson.
    • NONRK.
  • Claude Debussy

    [La] Soiree dans Grenade (No.2 from Estampes)

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Horn Concerto No 4 in E flat major, K 495

    Performer: David Pyatt. Orchestra: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Robert King.
    • NONRK.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    3 Movements from Petrushka transcribed by Stravinsky for solo piano

    Performer: Shura Cherkassky.
    • BGBNR.
  • Jean Sibelius

    En Saga

    Orchestra: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jukka‐Pekka Saraste.
    • FIYLE.
  • Arvo Pärt

    The Woman with the Alabaster box

    Ensemble: Erik Westbergs Vocal Ensemble.
    • DKDR.
  • Bernardo Storace

    Chaconne for harpsichord in C major

    Performer: Mahan Esfahani.
    • GBBBC.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Die schone Melusine [The Fair Melusine] - overture Op 32

    Orchestra: Danish Radio Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Takuo Yuasa.
    • DKDR.
  • Ferenc Farkas

    5 Ancient Hungarian dances for wind quintet

    Ensemble: Academic Wind Quintet.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Schmucke dich, O liebe Seele - chorale-prelude BWV.654 for organ

    Performer: Tomas Thon.
  • Josquin des Prez

    Ave Maria ... Virgo serena for 4 voices

    Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Bo Holten.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Symphony No 1 in D major, Op 25, 'Classical'

    Orchestra: Kringkastingsorkestret. Conductor: Michel Tabachnik.
    • NONRK.
  • Leos Janáček

    Pohadka [Fairy tale]

    Performer: Jonathan Slaatto. Performer: Martin Qvist Hansen.
  • Engelbert Humperdinck

    Dream Pantomime from Hansel and Gretel

    Orchestra: Symphony Nova Scotia. Conductor: Georg Tintner.
    • CACBC.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Aria from "Rodrigo": 'Perche viva il caro sposo'

    Ensemble: Academy of Ancient Music. Singer: Emma Kirkby. Director: Andrew Manze.
  • Ilmari Hannikainen

    Rural Dances (Op.39a)

    Orchestra: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Petri Sakari.
    • FIYLE.
  • Jacob Obrecht

    Salve Regina

    Choir: Nederlands Kamerkoor. Conductor: Paul Van Nevel.
  • Adriaan Willaert

    Pater Noster

    Choir: Nederlands Kamerkoor. Conductor: Paul Van Nevel.
    • NLNOS.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Rondino in E flat (WoO 25)

    Ensemble: The Festival Winds.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Concerto for 2 violins and string orchestra (BWV.1043) in D minor

    Performer: Sigiswald Kuijken. Performer: Lucy van Dael. Ensemble: La Petite Bande.
    • NLNOS.
  • Karol Szymanowski

    Variations on a Polish Folk theme in B minor (Op.10)

    Performer: Jerzy Godziszewski.
    • PLPR.
  • Franz Schubert

    Symphony No.8 in B minor (D.759) "Unfinished"

    Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Eugene Ormandy.
    • NLNPB.

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