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Casals Quartet in Mozart, Ligeti and Brahms

Jonathan Swain's selection includes the Casals Quartet performing music by Mozart, Ligeti and Brahms.

The Casals Quartet plays Mozart, Ligeti and Brahms. Presented by Jonathan Swain.

12:31 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
String Quartet in C major (K.465) "Dissonance"
Casals Quartet: Vera Martínez-Mehner and Abel Tomàs (violins), Jonathan Brown (viola), Arnau Tomàs (cello)

12:59 AM
Ligeti, Gyorgy (1923-2009)
Quartet no. 1 (Metamorphoses nocturnes) for strings
Casals Quartet: Vera Martínez-Mehner and Abel Tomàs (violins), Jonathan Brown (viola), Arnau Tomàs (cello)

1:22 AM
Brahms, Johannes (1833-1897)
Quartet for strings no.1 (Op.51 No.1) in C minor
Casals Quartet: Vera Martínez-Mehner and Abel Tomàs (violins), Jonathan Brown (viola), Arnau Tomàs (cello)

1:55 AM
Falla, Manuel de (1876-1946)
El Sombrero de tres picos - suite no. 2: Dance of the miller (Farruca)
Casals Quartet: Vera Martínez-Mehner and Abel Tomàs (violins), Jonathan Brown (viola), Arnau Tomàs (cello)

1:59 AM
Schubert, Franz (1797-1828)
Symphony no. 5 (D.485) in B flat major
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Leonard Bernstein (conductor)

2:31 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
Symphony No.38 (K.504) in D major 'Prague'
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, Manfred Honeck (conductor)

3:01 AM
Dvorák, Antonín (1841-1904)
Klid for cello and orchestra (B.182) arr. from no.5 of 'From the Bohemian forest'
Shauna Rolston (cello), Edmonton Symphony Orchestra, Uri Mayer (conductor)

3:07 AM
Suk, Josef (1874-1935)
Serenade for String Orchestra in E flat (Op.6)
Virtuosi di Kuhmo, Peter Csaba (conductor)

3:34 AM
Walpurgis, Maria Antonia (1724-1780)
Sinfonia from 'Talestri, Regina delle Amazzoni' - Dramma per musica
Batzdorfer Hofkapelle, Tobias Schade (harpsichord/director)

3:41 AM
Chopin, Fryderyk [1810-1849]
Mazurka No. 32 in C sharp minor, Op.50 No.3
Tobias Koch (piano)

3:46 AM
Chopin, Fryderyk [1810-1849]
Mazurka op. 24 no.2 in C major for piano
Janusz Olejniczak (piano)

3:50 AM
Blow, John (1649-1708)
The Graces' Dance; Gavott; Sarabande for the Graces - from Venus and Adonis
The Consort of Musicke, Anthony Rooley (director)

3:57 AM
Schulz-Evler, Adolf (1852-1905)
Concert arabesque on themes by Johann Strauss for piano transcribed from "An der schonen, blauen Donau" (Beautiful Blue Danube)
Benjamin Grosvenor (piano)

4:07 AM
Leclair, Jean-Marie (1697-1764)
Forlane from Deuxième Récréation de musique d'une exécution facile in G minor (for 2 flutes/violins and continuo, Op.8)
Les Ambassadeurs, Alexis Kossenko (director)

4:12 AM
Grossman, Ludwik (1835-1915)
Csárdás from the comic opera Duch wójewody (The Ghost of Voyvode) (1875)
Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Katowice, Miroslaw Blaszczyk (conductor)

4:22 AM
Rameau, Jean-Philippe [1683-1764]
Gavotte in A minor
Alexander Romanovsky (piano)

4:31 AM
Brahms, Johannes (1833-1897)
Academic Festival Overture, Op.80
BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Grant Llewellyn (Conductor)

4:42 AM
Vivaldi, Antonio (1678-1741)
Concerto in D minor for strings and basso continuo (RV.128)
Arte dei Suonatori, Eduardo Lopez (conductor)

4:48 AM
Strauss, Richard (1864-1949)
Der Abend (Op.34 No.1) for 16 part choir
Danish National Radio Choir, Stefan Parkman (conductor)

4:57 AM
Chopin, Fryderyk [1810-1849]
Krakowiak - rondo for piano and orchestra (Op.14) in F major
Nelson Goerner (Erard piano of 1849), Orchestra of the Eighteenth Century, Frans Brüggen (conductor)

5:13 AM
Kodály, Zoltán (1882-1967)
A song about King Stephen
Hungarian Radio Chorus, Peter Erdei (conductor)

5:18 AM
Mendelssohn, Felix [1809-1847]
Song without Words (Op. 109)
Miklós Perényi (cello), Zoltán Kocsis (piano)

5:23 AM
Haydn, (Franz) Joseph [1732-1809]
Trio Sonata in E flat major (H.XV.29)
Kungsbacka Trio

5:40 AM
Schumann, Robert (1810-1856)
Kinderszenen for piano (Op.15)
Håvard Gimse (piano)

6:00 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791), completed by Zóltan Kocsis
Rondo (Concert rondo) for horn and orchestra in E flat major (K.371) completed by Zoltán Kocsis
László Gál (horn), Hungarian National Philharmonic Orchestra, Zoltán Kocsis (conductor)

6:07 AM
Andriessen, Hendrik (1892-1981)
Qui habitat
Netherlands Chamber Choir; Uwe Gronostay (director)

6:15 AM
Mendelssohn, Felix [1809-1847]
Capriccio (Op.81'3) in E minor
Brussels Chamber Orchestra

6:23 AM
Boulogne, Joseph - Chevalier de Saint-Georges (c.1748-1799)
Ballet music from the opera 'L'amant anonyme' (1780)
Tafelmusik Orchestra, Jeanne Lamon (conductor).

6 hours

Music Played

  • Darius Milhaud

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

    Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra (members of).
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    String Quartet in C major (K.465) "Dissonance"

    Performer: Jonathan Brown. Performer: Vera Martínez Mehner. Performer: Abel Tomas. Performer: Arnau Tomas. Ensemble: Casals Quartet.
  • György Ligeti

    Quartet no. 1 (Metamorphoses nocturnes) for strings [1953-4]

    Ensemble: Casals Quartet.
    • PLPR.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Quartet for strings no.1 (Op.51 No.1) in C minor

    Ensemble: Casals Quartet.
  • Manuel de Falla

    El Sombrero de tres picos - suite no. 2: Dance of the miller (Farruca)

    Ensemble: Casals Quartet.
  • Franz Schubert

    Symphony No 5 in B flat major, D485

    Conductor: Leonard Bernstein. Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra.
    • NLNPO.
  • Darius Milhaud

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

    Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra (members of).
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Symphony No 38 in D major (Prague) K 504

    Orchestra: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Manfred Honeck.
    • NONRK.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Klid [Silent woods], B182

    Performer: Shauna Rolston. Orchestra: Edmonton Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Uri Mayer.
    • CACBC.
  • Josef Suk

    Serenade for strings in E flat major Op 6

    Orchestra: Virtuosi di Kuhmo. Conductor: Petér Csaba.
  • Duchess Maria Antonia of Bavaria

    Sinfonia from "Talestri, Regina delle Amazzoni" - Dramma per musica

    Ensemble: Batzdorfer Hofkapelle. Director: Tobias Schade.
    • DEWDR.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Mazurka No. 32 in C sharp minor, Op.50 No.3

    Performer: Tobias Koch.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Mazurka op. 24 no.2 in C major for piano

    Performer: Janusz Olejniczak.
  • John Blow

    Venus and Adonis (dance extracts)

    Ensemble: Consort of Musicke. Director: Anthony Rooley.
    • DEWDR.
  • Adolf Schulz-Evler

    Concert arabesque on themes by Johann Strauss for piano

    Performer: Benjamin Grosvenor.
    • GBBBC.
  • Jean‐Marie Leclair

    Forlane from Deuxieme Recreation de musique d'une execution facile in G minor

    Ensemble: Les Ambassadeurs. Director: Alexis Kossenko.
  • Ludwik Grossman

    Csardas from the comic opera Duch wojewody (The Ghost of Voyvode) (1875),

    Orchestra: Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Miroslaw Blaszczyk.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    EXPIRED Gavotte in A minor

    Performer: Alexander Romansky.
  • Darius Milhaud

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

    Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra (members of).
  • Johannes Brahms

    Academic Festival Overture, Op 80

    Ensemble: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Grant Llewellyn.
    • GBBBC.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in D minor, RV.128

    Ensemble: Arte dei Suonatori. Conductor: Eduardo López Banzo.
    • PLPR.
  • Richard Strauss

    Der Abend (Op.34 No.1) for 16 part choir

    Choir: Danish National Radio Choir. Conductor: Stefan Parkman.
    • DKDR.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Krakowiak - rondo for piano and orchestra (Op.14) in F major

    Performer: Nelson Goerner. Orchestra: Orchestra of the Eighteenth Century. Conductor: Frans Brüggen.
  • Zoltán Kodály

    Hymn to King Stephen

    Choir: Magyar Rádió és Televízió énekkara. Conductor: Peter Erdei.
    • HUMR.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Song without Words (Op. 109)

    Performer: Miklós Perényi. Performer: Zoltán Kocsis.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Piano Trio in E flat major, Hob:15.29

    Ensemble: Kungsbacka Trio.
    • GBBBC.
  • Robert Schumann

    Kinderszenen, Op 15

    Performer: Håvard Gimse.
    • NONRK.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Rondo (Concert rondo) for horn and orchestra in E flat major, K371

    Performer: László Gál. Music Arranger: Zoltán Kocsis. Orchestra: Nemzeti Filharmonikus Zenekar. Conductor: Zoltán Kocsis.
    • HUMR.
  • Hendrik Andriessen

    Qui habitat

    Choir: Nederlands Kamerkoor. Director: Uwe Gronostay.
    • NLNOS.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Capriccio in E minor, Op.81`3 [orig. for string quartet]

    Orchestra: Brussels Chamber Orchestra.
    • NONRK.
  • Joseph Bologne, Chevalier de Saint-Georges

    Ballet music (L'amant anonyme)

    Orchestra: Tafelmusik. Conductor: Jeanne Lamon.
    • CACBC.

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