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Strauss and Vaughan Williams

John Shea introduces a concert from Belgrade, with soprano Irina Iordachescu performing in Strauss's Don Juan and Four Last Songs, plus Vaughan Williams's A Pastoral Symphony.

John Shea introduces a concert from Belgrade of Richard Strauss's Don Juan and Four Last Songs with soprano Irina Iordachescu as well as Vaughan Williams's 'Pastoral' 3rd Symphony.

12:31 AM
Strauss, Richard
Don Juan Op.20
RTS Symphony Orchestra, Bojan Sudjic (conductor)

12:48 AM
Strauss, Richard
Four Last Songs
Irina Iordachescu (soprano), RTS Symphony Orchestra, Bojan Sudjic (conductor)

1:13 AM
Vaughan Williams, Ralph
A Pastoral Symphony (Symphony No.3)
RTS Symphony Orchestra, Irina Iordachescu (soprano), Bojan Sudjic (conductor)

1:50 AM
Ravel, Maurice (1875-1937)
Piano Concerto for the left hand (1929-1930)
Paul Wittgenstein (piano), Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Bruno Walter (conductor) (MONO)

2:06 AM
Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel (1714-1788)
Klopstocks Morgengesang am Schöpfungsfeste (Wq.239)
Barbara Schlick (soprano 1), Johanna Koslowsky (soprano 2), Rheinische Kantorei, Das Kleine Konzert, Herman Max (conductor)

2:18 AM
Chopin, Fryderyk [1810-1849]
4 Mazurkas (Op.33)
Yulianna Avdeeva (piano)

2:31 AM
Beethoven, Ludwig van [1770 -1827]
Quartet for strings (Op.95) in F minor 'Serioso'
Helsinki Quartet

2:54 AM
Prokofiev, Sergey (1891-1953)
Lieutenant Kije Suite, Op.60
Queensland Symphony Orchestra, Vladimir Verbitsky (conductor)

3:16 AM
Monteverdi, Claudio (1567-1643); text Anon
Amor che deggio far? (from libro VII de madrigali - Venice 1619)
Concerto Italiano, Rinaldo Alessandrini (harpsichord & director)

3:21 AM
Leclair, Jean-Marie (1697-1764)
Violin Concerto in D major (Op.10 No.3)
Simon Standage (violin), Il Tempo Ensemble

3:36 AM
Bartok, Bela [1881-1945]
8 Improvisations on Hungarian peasant songs for piano (Sz.74) (Op.20)
Grace Francis (piano)

3:48 AM
Schubert, Franz (1797-1828)
Jägers Abendlied (D.368) (Op.3 No.4) (The huntsman's evening song)
Christoph Prégardien (tenor), Andreas Staier (fortepiano)

3:51 AM
Schubert, Franz (1797-1828)
Schäfers Klagelied (Shepherd's Lament), D121 (Op.3 No.1)
Christoph Prégardien (tenor), Andreas Staier (fortepiano)

3:55 AM
Copland, Aaron (1900-1990)
El Salón México
San Francisco Symphony Orchestra, Michael Tilson Thomas (conductor)

4:07 AM
Handel, Georg Frideric [1685-1759]
Tu, del ciel ministro eletto (Bellezza's aria) from 'Il Trionfo del Tempo e del Disinganno', HWV 46a
Maria Keohane (soprano), European Union Baroque Orchestra, Lars Ulrik Mortensen (conductor)

4:13 AM
Marais, Marin (1656-1728)
L'Arabesque (no.26) from Suitte d'un goût étranger
Vittorio Ghielmi (Viola da Gamba), Luca Pianca (Lute)

4:17 AM
Haydn, Joseph (1732-1809)
Sonata in E minor (H.16.34)
Niklas Sivelöv (piano)

4:31 AM
Berlioz, Hector (1803-1869)
Excerpts from La Damnation de Faust (Op.24) (1845)
Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra, Valery Gergiev (conductor)

4:44 AM
Rore, Cipriano de (c1515-1565)
O voi che sotto l'amorose insegne' (O you who, fighting beneath Love's banners, conquer base desires..)
The Consort of Musicke, Anthony Rooley (director)

4:49 AM
Scarlatti, Domenico [1685-1757]
Sonata in D minor (Kk.417)
Mahan Esfahani (harpsichord)

4:54 AM
Shostakovich, Dmitri
7 Dances of the Dolls (Op.91b) arr. for wind quintet
Academic Wind Quintet

5:06 AM
Busoni, Ferruccio (1866-1924)
Concertino for clarinet and small orchestra (Op.48) in B flat major (BV 276)
Dancho Radevski (clarinet) Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra, Plamen Djouroff (conductor)

5:18 AM
Weber, Carl Maria von (1786-1826)
Variationen über ein Zigeunerlied (J.219) (Op.55)
Niklas Sivelöv (piano)

5:24 AM
Buffardin, Pierre-Gabriel (c.1690-1768)
Flute Concerto in E minor
Ernst-Burghard Hilse (flute), Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin, Stephan Mai (director)

5:36 AM
Brahms, Johannes (1833-1897) [text Friedrich Schiller]
Nänie (Op.82)
Oslo Philharmonic Choir and Orchestra, Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos (conductor)

5:49 AM
Grieg, Edvard (1843-1907)
Lyric suite - arr. for orchestra from Lyric Pieces (Book 5) for piano (Op.54)
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Ole Kristian Ruud (conductor)

6:08 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian [1685-1750]
Sonata for violin solo no.2 in A minor (BWV.1003)
Alina Ibragimova (violin).

6 hours

Music Played

  • Richard Strauss

    Don Juan, Op.20

    Performer: RTS Symphony Orchestra. Performer: Bojan Sudjic (conductor).
  • Richard Strauss

    Four Last Songs

    Performer: Irina Iordachescu (soprano). Performer: RTS Symphony Orchestra. Performer: Bojan Sudjic (conductor).
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Pastoral symphony (Symphony No.3)

    Performer: RTS Symphony Orchestra. Performer: Irina Iordachescu (soprano). Performer: Bojan Sudjic (conductor).
  • Maurice Ravel

    Piano Concerto for the left hand

    Performer: Paul Wittgenstein (piano). Performer: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Performer: Bruno Walter (conductor).
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Klopstocks Morgengesang am Schöpfungsfeste, Wq.239

    Performer: Barbara Schlick (soprano). Performer: Johanna Koslowsky. Performer: Rheinische Kantorei. Performer: Das Kleine Konzert. Performer: Hermann Max.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    4 Mazurkas for piano

    Performer: Yulianna Avdeeva (piano).
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Quartet for strings (Op.95) in F minor

    Performer: Helsinki Quartet.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Lieutenant Kije Suite, Op.60

    Performer: Queensland Symphony Orchestra. Performer: Vladimir Verbitsky (conductor).
  • Claudio Monteverdi

    Amor che deggio far? (from Libro VII de madrigali – Venice 1619)

    Performer: Concerto Italiano. Performer: Rinaldo Alessandrini (harpsichord & director).
  • Jean‐Marie Leclair

    Violin Concerto in D major, Op.10 No.3

    Performer: Simon Standage (violin). Performer: Il Tempo Ensemble.
  • Béla Bartók

    8 Improvisations on Hungarian peasant songs for piano, Sz.74

    Performer: Grace Francis (piano).
  • FRANZ SCHUBERT

    Jagers Abendlied, D.368 (The huntsman’s evening song)

    Performer: Christoph Prégardien (tenor). Performer: Andreas Staier (fortepiano).
  • FRANZ SCHUBERT

    Schafers Klagelied, D.121 (Shepherd’s Lament)

    Performer: Christoph Prégardien (tenor). Performer: Andreas Staier (fortepiano).
  • Aaron Copland

    El Salon Mexico

    Performer: San Francisco Symphony. Performer: Michael Tilson Thomas (conductor).
  • George Frideric Handel

    Tu, del ciel ministro eletto (Bellezza’s aria) ‘Il Trionfo del Tempo e del Disinganno’, HWV.46a

    Performer: Maria Keohane (soprano). Performer: European Union Baroque Orchestra. Performer: Lars Ulrik Mortensen (conductor).
  • Marin Marais

    L’Arabesque (no.26) from Suitte d’un gout etranger

    Performer: Vittorio Ghielmi (viola da gamba). Performer: Luca Pianca (lute).
  • Joseph Haydn

    Sonata for piano (H.16.34) in E minor

    Performer: Niklas Sivelov (piano).
  • Hector Berlioz

    Excerpts from La Damnation de Faust, Op.24

    Performer: Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra. Performer: Valery Gergiev (conductor).
  • Cipriano de Rore

    ‘O voi che sotto l’amorose insegne’ (O you who, fighting beneath Love’s banners, conquer base desires)

    Performer: The Consort of Musicke. Performer: Anthony Rooley (director).
  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Sonata in D minor, Kk.417

    Performer: Mahan Esfahani (harpsichord).
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    7 Dances of the Dolls, Op.91b, arranged for wind quintet

    Performer: Academic Wind Quintet.
  • Ferruccio Busoni

    Concertino for clarinet and small orchestra, Op.48 in B flat major

    Performer: Dancho Radevski (clarinet). Performer: Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra. Performer: Plamen Djouroff (conductor).
  • Carl Maria von Weber

    Variationen über ein Zigeunerlied for piano

    Performer: Niklas Sivelov (piano).
  • Pierre-Gabriel Buffardin

    Flute Concerto in E minor

    Performer: Ernst-Burghard Hilse (flute). Performer: Academy for Ancient Music Berlin. Performer: Stephan Mai (director).
  • Johannes Brahms

    Nänie, Op.82

    Performer: Oslo Philharmonic Choir and Orchestra. Performer: Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos (conductor).
  • Edvard Grieg

    Lyric suite – arr. for orchestra from Lyric Pieces (Book 5) for piano, Op.54

    Performer: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. Performer: Ole Kristian Ruud (conductor).
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Sonata for violin solo no.2 (BWV.1003) in A minor

    Performer: Alina Ibragimova (violin).

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