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Wagner's The Feast of Pentecost and other rarities

Jonathan Swain presents a concert of rarities, including Wagner's oratorio The Feast of Pentecost and works by Croatian composers Kelemen and Devcic.

Jonathan Swain presents a concert of rarities, including Wagner's oratorio The Feast of Pentecost, and works by Croatian composers Kelemen and Devcic.

12:31 AM
Kelemen, Milko (b.1924)
Symphony
Croatian Radio-Television Symphony Orchestra, Vladimir Kranjcevic (conductor)

1:04 AM
Devcic, Natko (1914-1997)
Ballade for Piano and Orchestra
Bruno Vlahek (piano), Croatian Radio-Television Symphony Orchestra, Vladimir Kranjcevic (conductor)

1:23 AM
Rachmaninov, Sergey (1873-1943)
Prelude in G sharp minor, Op.32 no.12
Bruno Vlahek (piano)

1:26 AM
Wagner, Richard (1813-1883)
Das Liebesmahl der Apostel (The Feast of Pentecost)
Men of the Croatian Radio-Television Chorus, Croatian Radio-Television Symphony Orchestra, Vladimir Kranjcevic (conductor)

1:56 AM
Wagner, Richard (1813-1883), arr. Reinhard, August (1831-1912)
Good Friday Music (from Act III of "Parsifal")
Vovka Ashkenazy (piano), Giulio Mercati (harmonium)

2:07 AM
Strauss, Richard (1864-1949)
Rosenkavalier -- Grand Suite
Orchestre du Conservatoire de Musique du Quebec, Franz-Paul Decker (conductor)

2:31 AM
Huber, Hans (1852-1921)
Cello Sonata No.4 in B flat major (Op.130)
Esther Nyffenegger (cello), Desmond Wright (piano)

2:57 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
String Quintet in G minor (K.516)
Pinchas Zukerman (violin), Jessica Linnebach (violin), Jethro Marks (viola), Donnie Deacon (viola), Amanda Forsyth (cello)

3:34 AM
Kutev, Filip (1903-1982)
Pastoral for flute and orchestra (1943)
Lidia Oshavkova (flute), Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra, Dimitar Manolov (conductor)

3:45 AM
Moniuszko, Stanislaw (1819-1872) [lyrics: Ludwik Syrokomla]
Lirnik wioskowy (Country Lyrist)
Urszula Kryger (mezzo soprano), Katarzyna Jankowska-Borzykowska (piano)

3:52 AM
Moniuszko, Stanislaw (1819-1872) [lyrics: Jan Czeczot]
Dumka
Urszula Kryger (mezzo soprano), Katarzyna Jankowska-Borzykowska (piano)

3:55 AM
Schubert, Franz (1797-1828)
Rondo in A major for Violin and Strings (D.438)
Pinchas Zukerman (violin/director), The National Arts Centre Orchestra of Canada

4:10 AM
Schütz, Heinrich (1585-1672)
Ride la primavera for 5 voices (SWV.7)
The Consort of Musicke, Anthony Rooley (conductor)
Emma Kirkby & Evelyn Tubb (soprano), Mary Nichols (alto), Andrew King (tenor), Richard Wistreich (bass)

4:14 AM
Mahler, Gustav (1860-1911)
Ich ging mit lust durch einen grünen Wald (I walked with joy through a green forest) (no.7 from Lieder und Gesange aus der Jugendzeit)
Arleen Auger (soprano), Irwin Gage (piano)

4:19 AM
Telemann, Georg Philipp (1681-1767)
Sonata in A major - from Der Getreue Music-Meister
Camerata Köln: Michael Schneider (recorder), Rainer Zipperling (viola da gamba), Harold Hoeren (harpsichord continuo)

4:26 AM
Méndez, Rafael (1906-1981)
Csárdás for trumpet and piano
Giuliano Sommerhalder (trumpet) (b.1985 Switzerland), Enikö Bors (piano)

4:31 AM
Chopin, Frédéric (1810-1849)
Andante spianato and Grande Polonaise Brillante (Op.22)
Ludmil Angelov (piano), Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra, Milen Nachev (conductor)

4:45 AM
Debussy, Claude (1862-1918)
Ariettes oubliées - song cycle for voice & piano
Elizabeth Watts (soprano), Gary Matthewman (piano)

5:02 AM
Vaughan Williams, Ralph [1872-1958]
Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis for double string orchestra
BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Tadaaki Otaka (conductor)

5:19 AM
Striggio, Alessandro [c.1540-1592]
Ecce beatam lucem, for 40 voices
BBC Singers, Stephen Cleobury (conductor)

5:28 AM
Wassenaer, Unico Wilhelm van (1692-1766)
Concerto No.6 in E flat major (from Sei Concerti Armonici 1740) (orig. no.5; formerly attrib. Pergolesi & Ricciotti)
Combattimento Consort Amsterdam, Jan Willem de Vriend (conductor)

5:37 AM
Larsson, Lars-Erik (1908-1986)
Croquiser - for piano (Op.38) (1947)
Marten Landström (piano)

5:53 AM
Le Roux-Obradovic, Maya (b.1963)
Ballade de la vallée magique
Maya Le Roux-Obradovic (guitar), Sinfonietta Belgrade, Aleksandar Vujic (conductor)

6:09 AM
Dussek, Jan Ladislav (1760-1812)
Sonata for piano (Op.35 No.1) in B flat major
Andreas Staier (Broadwood fortepiano of 1805).

6 hours

Music Played

  • Darius Milhaud

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

    Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra (members of).
  • Milko Kelemen

    Symphony

    Orchestra: Croatian Radio-Television Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Vladimir Kranjcevic.
  • NATKO DEVCIC

    Ballade for piano and orchestra

    Performer: Bruno Vlahek. Orchestra: Croatian Radio-Television Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Vladimir Kranjcevic.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Prelude in G sharp minor, Op.32 no.12

    Performer: Bruno Vlahek.
  • Richard Wagner

    Das Liebesmahl der Apostel (The Feast of Pentecost)

    Choir: Men of the Croatian Radio-Television Chorus. Orchestra: Croatian Radio-Television Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Vladimir Kranjcevic.
  • Richard Wagner

    Good Friday Music (from Act III of "Parsifal")

    Performer: Giulio Mercati. Performer: Vovka Ashkenazy. Music Arranger: August Reinhard.
  • Richard Strauss

    [Der] Rosenkavalier [The Knight of the Rose] - Grand Suite

    Conductor: Franz-Paul Decker. Orchestra: Orchestre du Conservatoire de Musique du Quebec.
  • Darius Milhaud

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

    Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra (members of).
  • Hans Huber

    Cello Sonata No.4 in B flat major (Op.130)

    Performer: Esther Nyffenegger. Performer: Desmond Wright.
    • CHSRI.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    String Quintet in G minor (K.516)

    Performer: Pinchas Zukerman. Performer: Jessica Linnebach. Performer: Jethro Marks. Performer: Donnie Deacon. Performer: Amanda Forsyth.
    • CACBC.
  • Filip Kutev

    Pastoral for flute and orchestra (1943)

    Performer: Lidia Oshavkova. Orchestra: Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Dimitar Manolov.
    • BGBNR.
  • Stanislaw Moniuszko

    Lirnik wioskowy (Country Lyrist)

    Performer: Katarzyna Jankowska-Borzykowska. Singer: Urszula Kryger.
  • Stanislaw Moniuszko

    Dumka

    Performer: Katarzyna Jankowska-Borzykowska. Singer: Urszula Kryger.
  • Franz Schubert

    Rondo in A major for Violin and Strings, D438

    Performer: Pinchas Zukerman. Orchestra: National Arts Centre Orchestra. Director: Pinchas Zukerman.
    • CACBC.
  • Heinrich Schütz

    Ride la primavera for 5 voices (SWV.7)

    Conductor: Anthony Rooley. Singer: Richard Wistreich. Singer: Andrew King. Singer: Emma Kirkby. Ensemble: The Consort of Musicke. Singer: Evelyn Tubb. Singer: Mary Nichols.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Ich ging mit lust durch einen grunen Wald

    Performer: Irwin Gage. Singer: Arleen Augér.
    • NLNOS.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Sonata in A major – from Der Getreue Music-Meister

    Performer: Michael Schneider. Performer: Harald Hoeren. Performer: Rainer Zipperling. Ensemble: Camerata Köln.
  • Rafael Méndez

    Csárdás for trumpet and piano

    Performer: Giuliano Sommerhalder. Performer: Eniko Bors.
  • Darius Milhaud

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

    Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra (members of).
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Andante spianato and Grande Polonaise Brillante, Op 22

    Performer: Ludmil Angelov. Orchestra: Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Milen Nachev.
    • BGBNR.
  • Claude Debussy

    Ariettes oubliees - song cycle for voice and piano

    Performer: Gary Matthewman. Singer: Elizabeth Watts.
    • GBBBC.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis for double string orchestra

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Tadaaki Otaka.
    • GBBBC.
  • Alessandro Striggio

    Ecce beatam lucem, for 40 voices

    Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Stephen Cleobury.
    • GBBBC.
  • Unico Wilhelm van Wassenaer

    Concerto armonico no.6 in E flat major (from Sei Concerti Armonici, 1740)

    Ensemble: Combattimento. Conductor: Jan Willem de Vriend.
  • Lars‐Erik Larsson

    Croquiser, Op 38

    Performer: Mårten Landström.
    • SESR.
  • Ake Malmfors

    I fjarran dis (In a distant haze)

    Lyricist: Siwertz, Sigfrid. Choir: Radiokören. Conductor: Eric Ericson.
  • Maya Le Roux-Obradovic

    Ballade de la vallee magique

    Performer: Maya Le Roux-Obradovic. Orchestra: Sinfonietta Belgrade. Conductor: Aleksandar Vujic.
    • MKRTV.
  • Jan Ladislav Dussek

    Sonata for piano (Op.35 No.1) in B flat major

    Performer: Andreas Staier.
    • DEWDR.

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