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Danish String Quartet - Nielsen: String Quartets Nos 2 and 4

Jonathan Swain presents the second of two concerts given by Radio 3 New Generation Artists the Danish String Quartet, celebrating the 150th Anniversary of Nielsen's birth.

Jonathan Swain presents the second of two concerts given by BBC New Generation Artists, the Danish String Quartet, celebrating the 150th Anniversary of Carl Nielsen's birth.

1:01 AM
Nielsen, Carl (1865-1931)
String Quartet No.2 in F minor, Op.5
Danish String Quartet - Rune Tonsgaard Sørensen (violin), Frederik Øland (violin), Asbjørn Nørgaard (viola), Fredrik Schøyen Sjölln (cello)

1:30 AM
Trad. Danish arr. by the Danish String Quartet
Nordic Folk Music [1. Easterday, Polsk after Rasmus Storm; 2. Sekstur/Torvedans (dances)]
Danish String Quartet

1:39 AM
Nielsen, Carl (1865-1931)
String Quartet No.4 in F major, Op.44
Danish String Quartet

2:08 AM
Trad. Danish/Norwegian arr. by the Danish String Quartet
Nordic Folk Music [3. Vigstamoin; 4. Ribers No.8, polka]
Danish String Quartet

2:15 AM
Rachmaninov, Sergey (1873-1943)
Piano Concerto No.3 in D minor (Op.30)
Nelson Goerner (piano), Orchestre de la Suisse Romande, Matthias Aesbacher (conductor)

2:56 AM
Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolai [1844-1908]
Sleep my beauty (cradle song from "May Night")
Joanne Kolomyjec (soprano), Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra, Mario Bernardi (conductor)

3:01 AM
Franck, Cesar [1822-1890]
Cello Sonata in A major
Andreas Brantelid (cello), Bengt Forsberg (piano)

3:31 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750)
Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV.147 (cantata)
The Sixteen, Netherlands Radio Chamber Orchestra (Barockformation), Ton Koopman (conductor)

4:01 AM
Buxtehude, Dietrich [1637-1707]
Sonate IV for violin, viola da gamba and cembalo in B flat major (BuxWV 255)
Ensemble CordArte

4:10 AM
Handel, Georg Frideric (1685-1759)
Spirit Music (Nos.1 to 4) - from Alcina
CBC Vancouver Orchestra, Monica Huggett (conductor)

4:16 AM
Scarlatti, Domenico (1685-1757)
Sonata in E major (L.23)
Sae-Jung Kim (piano)

4:22 AM
Rossini, Gioachino (1792-1868)
Introduction and theme and variations
László Horváth (clarinet), Hungarian Radio Orchestra, Géza Oberfrank (conductor)

4:33 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
Concert aria: Ch'io mi scordi di te...? Non temer, amato bene (K.505)
Tuva Semmingsen (soprano), Jörn Fosheim (piano), Norwegian Radio Orchestra, Michel Tabachnik (conductor)

4:43 AM
Jarzebski, Adam (1590-1649)
Cantate Domino - Parts 1 and 2 from Canzoni e concerti
Lucy van Dael, Marinette Troost (violins), Richte van der Meer, Reiner Zipperling (violas da gamba), Anthony Woodrow (violone), Viola de Hoog (cello), Michael Fentross, (theorbo), Jacques Ogg (organ)

4:52 AM
Andriessen, Juriaan [1925-1996]
Sonnet No.43
Netherlands Chamber Choir, Uwe Gronostay (conductor)

5:01 AM
Sibelius, Jean [1865-1957]
Andante Festivo for strings and timpani
Danish Radio Concert Orchestra, Hannu Koivula (conductor)

5:06 AM
Nielsen, Carl (1865-1931), arr. by the Danish String Quartet
Mit hjerte altid vanker (My heart always wanders)
Danish String Quartet - Rune Tonsgaard Sørensen (violin), Frederik Øland (violin), Asbjørn Nørgaard (viola), Fredrik Schøyen Sjölln (cello)

5:09 AM
Poulenc, Francis (1899-1963)
Oboe Sonata (1962)
Roger Cole (oboe), Linda Lee Thomas (piano)

5:23 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian [1685-1750]
Concerto for violin, harpsichord and orchestra in C minor (BWV.1060)
Andrew Manze (violin/director), Richard Egarr (harpsichord), Risør Festival Strings

5:37 AM
Beethoven, Ludwig van (1770-1827)
Piano Sonata in A flat, Op.110
Edwin Fischer (piano - recorded 1906)

5:57 AM
Strauss, Richard (1864-1949)
Horn Concerto No.1 in E flat major, Op.11
Ferenc Tarjáni (horn), Hungarian Radio Orchestra, Antal Jancsovics (conductor)

6:15 AM
Elgar, Edward (1857-1934)
Sea Pictures (Op.37)
Margreta Elkins (mezzo-soprano), Queensland Symphony Orchestra, Werner Andreas Albert (conductor)

6:37 AM
Madetoja, Leevi [1887-1947]
Symphonic Suite (Op.4)
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Jukka-Pekka Saraste (conductor).

6 hours

Music Played

  • Carl Nielsen

    String Quartet no.2 in F minor, Op.5

    Ensemble: Danish String Quartet.
  • Traditional Danish

    Nordic Folk Music (Easterday, Polsk after Rasmus Storm; Sekstur/Torvedans)

    Music Arranger: Danish String Quartet. Ensemble: Danish String Quartet.
  • Carl Nielsen

    String Quartet no.4 in F major, Op.44

    Ensemble: Danish String Quartet.
  • Traditional Danish

    Nordic Folk Music (Vigstamoin; Ribers No.8, polka)

    Music Arranger: Danish String Quartet. Ensemble: Danish String Quartet.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Piano Concerto no 3 in D minor

    Performer: Nelson Goerner. Orchestra: Orchestre de la Suisse Romande. Conductor: Matthias Aesbacher.
    • CHSRI.
  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    Sleep my beauty (cradle song from "May Night")

    Singer: Joanne Kolomyjec. Orchestra: Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Mario Bernardi.
    • CACBC.
  • César Franck

    Cello Sonata in A major

    Performer: Andreas Brantelid. Performer: Bengt Forsberg.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147 (cantata)

    Orchestra: Radio Kamerorkest. Ensemble: The Sixteen. Conductor: Ton Koopman.
    • NLNOS.
  • Dieterich Buxtehude

    Sonate IV for violin, viola da gamba and cembalo in B flat major (BuxWV 255)

    Ensemble: Ensemble CordArte.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Spirit Music (Nos.1 to 4) - from Alcina

    Orchestra: CBC Radio Orchestra. Conductor: Monica Huggett.
    • CACBC.
  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Sonata for keyboard (L.23) in E major

    Performer: Sae-Jung Kim.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Introduction and theme and variations

    Performer: Laszlo Horvath. Orchestra: Hungarian Radio Orchestra. Conductor: Géza Oberfrank.
    • HUMR.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Concert aria: Ch'io mi scordi di te...? Non temer, amato bene (K.505)

    Performer: Jorn Fosheim. Singer: Tuva Semmingsen. Orchestra: Kringkastingsorkestret. Conductor: Michel Tabachnik.
    • NONRK.
  • Adam Jarzębski

    Cantate Domino - Parts 1 and 2 from Canzoni e concerti

    Performer: Lucy van Dael. Performer: Marinette Troost. Performer: Richte van der Meer. Performer: Reiner Zipperling. Performer: Anthony Woodrow. Performer: Viola de Hoog. Performer: Michael Fentross. Performer: Jacques Ogg.
    • PLPR.
  • Jurriaan Andriessen

    Sonnet No.43 [When most I wink]

    Choir: Nederlands Kamerkoor. Conductor: Uwe Gronostay.
    • NLNOS.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Andante Festivo for strings and timpani [originally for string quartet]

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

    My heart always wanders

    Music Arranger: Danish String Quartet.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Sonata for oboe and piano (1962)

    Performer: Roger Cole. Performer: Linda Lee Thomas.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Concerto for violin, harpsichord and orchestra in C minor, BWV.1060

    Performer: Andrew Manze. Performer: Richard Egarr. Ensemble: Risor Festival Strings. Director: Andrew Manze.
    • NONRK.
  • Edward Elgar

    Sea Pictures (Op.37)

    Singer: Margreta Elkins. Orchestra: Queensland Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Werner Andreas Albert.
    • AUABC.
  • Leevi Madetoja

    Symphonic suite (Op.4)

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

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