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Amore Siciliano

With Jonathan Swain. Cappella Mediterranea perform 16th-century southern Italian madrigals compiled into a melodrama by the group's director, Leonardo Garcia Alarcon.

Jonathan Swain introduces 16th-century madrigals from southern Italy performed by Cappella Mediterranea compiled into a melodrama by the group's director, Leonardo Garcia Alarcon.

12:32 AM
Alarcon, Leonardo Garcia (arranger)
Amore siciliano - Prologue and Act 1
Mariana Flores - soprano (Donna Isabella);
Francesca Aspromonte - soprano (Cecilia);
Raffaele Pé - countertenor (Santino);
Emiliano Gonzalez-Toro - tenor (Don Lidio);
Matteo Bellotto - bass (Giuseppe, aka Peppino)
Cappella Mediterranea, Leonardo Garcia Alarcon (director)

1:14 AM
Alarcon, Leonardo Garcia (arranger)
Amore siciliano - Act 2

1:51 AM
Anonymous Italian
U Ciucciu, canzona calabrese
Francesca Aspromonte - soprano (Cecilia);
Emiliano Gonzalez-Toro - tenor (Don Lidio);
Cappella Mediterranea, Leonardo Garcia Alarcon (director)

1:54 AM
Respighi, Ottorino (1879-1936)
Ancient airs and dances for lute - Suite No. 3 for strings
I Cameristi Italiani

2:13 AM
Buxtehude, Dietrich (1637-1707)
Prelude and Fugue in G minor
Mario Penzar (on the organ from 1649, at the Church of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Lepoglava)

2:22 AM
Castello, Dario (fl.1621-1629)
Sonata XII, a due soprani e trombone
Musica Fiata Köln

2:31 AM
Beethoven, Ludwig van (1770-1827)
Violin Concerto in D major (Op.61)
Nikolaj Znaider (violin), Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, Jukka-Pekka Saraste (conductor)

3:15 AM
Medtner, Nikolai [1879-1951]
3 Fairy Tales
Daniil Trifonov (piano)

3:23 AM
Rossini, Gioachino (1792-1868)
Aria: Non piu mesta from 'La Cenerentola' Act II
Tuva Semmingsen (soprano: Angelina), Norwegian Radio Orchestra, Michel Tabachnik (conductor)

3:27 AM
Janácek, Leos (1854-1928)
Pohádka for cello and piano
Elizabeth Dolin (cello), Francine Kay (piano)

3:39 AM
Anonymous Italian
Tarantella
Cappella Mediterranea, Leonardo Garcia Alarcon (director)

3:42 AM
Suppé, Franz von (1819-1895)
Overture from Die Leichte Kavallerie (Light cavalry) - operetta
Slovenian Radio and Television Symphony Orchestra, Marko Munih (conductor)

3:50 AM
Leclair, Jean-Marie (1697-1764)
Badinage & Chaconne from Deuxième Récréation de musique d'une exécution facile (for 2 flutes/violins and continuo, Op.8)
Les Ambassadeurs, Alexis Kossenko (director)

3:59 AM
Schubert, Franz (1797-1828)
Der Hirt auf dem Felsen (Op.129)
Barbara Hendricks (soprano), Leif Ove Andsnes (piano), Martin Fröst (clarinet)

4:11 AM
Grieg, Edvard (1843-1907)
Holberg Suite (Op.40)
Norwegian Chamber Orchestra, Terje Tønnesen (conductor)

4:31 AM
Handel, Georg Frideric [1685-1759]
Concerto grosso in A minor Op.6 no.4 (HWV 322)
Accademia Bizantina, Stefano Montanari (violin and leader)

4:43 AM
Chopin, Fryderyk (1810-1849)
Waltz for piano (Op.18) in E flat major 'Grande valse brillante'
Zoltán Kocsis (piano)

4:48 AM
Fauré, Gabriel (1845-1924)
Pelleas et Melisande - suite (Op.80)
BBC Philharmonic, Yan Pascal Tortelier (conductor)

5:05 AM
Tubin, Eduard (1905-1982)
Ave Maria
Estonian National Male Choir, Andres Paas (organ), Ants Soots (director)

5:10 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750) / Gounod, Charles (1818-1893)
Meditation sur la première prélude de Bach (Ave Maria) arr. for cello & harp
Kyung-Ok Park (cello), Myung-Ja Kwun (harp)

5:16 AM
Haydn, Joseph (1732-1809)
Symphony No.22 in E flat, 'The Philosopher'
Amsterdam Bach Soloists

5:31 AM
Anonymous Italian
La canzone di Cecilia
Francesca Aspromonte (soprano), Cappella Mediterranea, Leonardo Garcia Alarcon (director)

5:38 AM
Benjamin, Arthur (1893-1960)
Overture to an Italian Comedy
Sydney Symphony Orchestra, Joseph Post (conductor)

5:45 AM
Brahms, Johannes (1833-1897)
Trio for piano and strings No.3 in C minor (Op.101)
Tamas Major (violin), Peter Szabo (cello), Zoltán Kocsis (piano)

6:03 AM
Gershwin, George (1898-1937)
Catfish Row - Symphonic Suite from Porgy and Bess
Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra, Boris Brott (conductor).

6 hours

Music Played

  • Leonardo García Alarcón

    Amore siciliano - Act 2

    Ensemble: Cappella Mediterranea. Singer: Mariana Flores. Singer: Francesca Aspromonte. Singer: Emiliano Gonzalez-Toro. Singer: Matteo Bellotto. Director: Leonardo García Alarcón. Singer: Raffaele Pé.
  • Anonymous

    U Ciucciu, canzona calabrese

    Singer: Francesca Aspromonte. Singer: Emiliano Gonzalez-Toro. Ensemble: Cappella Mediterranea. Director: Leonardo García Alarcón.
  • Ottorino Respighi

    Ancient airs and dances for lute - suite no. 3 for strings [1932]

    Ensemble: I Cameristi Italiani.
    • HRHRT.
  • Dieterich Buxtehude

    Prelude and Fugue in G minor (BuxWV.149)

    Performer: Mario Penzar.
    • HRHRT.
  • Dario Castello

    Sonata XII, a due soprani e trombone

    Ensemble: Musica Fiata Koln.
    • DEWDR.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Violin Concerto in D major, Op 61

    Performer: Nikolaj Znaider. Orchestra: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Jukka‐Pekka Saraste.
    • NONRK.
  • Nikolai Karlovich Medtner

    3 Fairy Tales

    Performer: Daniil Trifonov.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Aria: Non piu mesta from 'La Cenerentola' Act II

    Singer: Tuva Semmingsen. Orchestra: Kringkastingsorkestret. Conductor: Michel Tabachnik.
  • Leos Janáček

    Pohadka [Fairy tale] for cello and piano [1910]

    Performer: Elizabeth Dolin. Performer: Francine Kay.
    • CACBC.
  • Anonymous

    Tarentelle

    Ensemble: Cappella Mediterranea. Director: Leonardo García Alarcón.
    • FRSRF.
  • Franz von Suppé

    The Light Cavalry - overture

    Orchestra: Simfonični orkester RTV Slovenija. Conductor: Marko Munih.
    • SIRTVS.
  • Jean‐Marie Leclair

    Badinage & Chaconne from Deuxieme Recreation de musique d'une execution facile

    Ensemble: Les Ambassadeurs. Director: Alexis Kossenko.
    • PLPR.
  • Franz Schubert

    Der Hirt auf dem Felsen, D965

    Performer: Martin Frost. Performer: Leif Ove Andsnes. Singer: Barbara Hendricks.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Holberg Suite Op 40

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

    Concerto grosso in A minor, Op 6 no 4 (HWV 322)

    Performer: Stefano Montanari. Orchestra: Accademia Bizantina.
    • NONRK.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Waltz for piano (Op.18) in E flat major 'Grande valse brillante'

    Performer: Zoltán Kocsis.
    • HUMR.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Pelleas et Melisande suite, Op 80

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier.
    • GBBBC.
  • Eduard Tubin

    Ave Maria

    Performer: Andres Paas. Choir: Eesti Rahvusmeeskoor. Director: Ants Soots.
    • EEER.
  • Charles‐François Gounod

    Meditation sur le premier prelude de Bach (Ave Maria)

    Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach. Performer: Kyung-Ok Park. Performer: Myung-Ja Kwun.
    • KRKBS.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony No.22 (H.1.22) in E flat major , "The Philosopher"

    Ensemble: Amsterdam Bach Soloists.
    • NLNOS.
  • Anonymous

    La canzone di Cecilia

    Singer: Francesca Aspromonte. Ensemble: Cappella Mediterranea. Director: Leonardo García Alarcón.
    • FRSRF.
  • Arthur Benjamin

    Overture to an Italian Comedy

    Orchestra: Sydney Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Joseph Post.
    • AUABC.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Piano Trio No 3 in C minor. Op 101

    Performer: Zoltán Kocsis. Performer: Tamas Major. Performer: Péter Szabó.
    • HUMR.

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