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Beethoven's Missa Solemnis

John Shea's selection includes a performance of Beethoven's Missa solemnis given in Bulgaria.

John Shea presents a performance of Beethoven's Missa solemnis from Bulgaria.

12:31 AM
Beethoven, Ludwig van (1770-1827)
Mass in D major, Op.123 (Missa solemnis)
Ina Kancheva (soprano), Andreana Nikolova (mezzo-soprano), Milen Bozhkov (tenor), Frank van Hove (bass), Bulgarian National Radio Chorus, Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra, Emil Tabakov (conductor)

1:51 AM
Shostakovich, Dimitri (1906-1975)
Chamber Symphony for strings in C minor (Op.110a)
Sofia Soloists Chamber Ensemble, Plamen Djourov (conductor)

2:14 AM
Chopin, Fryderyk [1810-1849]
Andante spianato and grande polonaise brillante in E flat major, Op.22
Lana Genc (piano)

2:31 AM
Nielsen, Carl (1865-1931)
Concerto for Violin and Orchestra (Op.33) (1911)
Silvia Marcovici (violin), Orchestre National de France, Osmo Vänskä (conductor)

3:08 AM
Brahms, Johannes (1833-1897)
Sonata in F minor (Op.120 No.1)
Martin Fröst (clarinet), Thomas Larcher (piano)

3:30 AM
Palestrina, Giovanni Pierluigi da (c.1525-1594)
Ad te levavi oculos meos - motet for 4 voices
Silvia Piccollo (soprano), Annemieke Cantor (alto), Marco Beasley (tenor), Furio Zanasi (bass), Paolo Crivellaro (organ), Alberto Rasi (viola da gamba), Chorus of Swiss Radio, Lugano, Diego Fasolis (conductor)

3:35 AM
Pezel, Johann Christoph (1639-1694)
German Dance Suite
Canadian Brass

3:43 AM
Dvorák, Antonín (1841-1904)
Slavonic Dance No.10 in E minor (Op.72 No.2)
BBC Concert Orchestra, Barry Wordsworth (conductor)

3:49 AM
Boieldieu, Francois-Adrien [1775-1834]
Aria: "Viens, gentille dame" from "La Dame blanche"
Mark Dubois (tenor), Kitchener Waterloo Symphony Orchestra, Raffi Armenian (conductor)

3:56 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
Sonata in B flat major (K.281)
Ingo Dannhorn (piano)

4:08 AM
Debussy, Claude (1862-1918)
Sonata for Cello and Piano in D Minor
Ola Karlsson (cello), Lars-David Nilsson (piano)

4:20 AM
Vivaldi, Antonio [1678-1741]
Sonata in D minor 'La Folia' (Op.1/12)
Musica Antiqua Köln

4:31 AM
Klami, Uuno (1900-1961)
Introduction and Staccato etude
Jouko Harjanne (trumpet), Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Sakari Oramo (conductor)

4:35 AM
Hannikainen, Ilmari (1892-1955)
Suihkulähteellä (At a fountain)
Liisa Pohjola (piano)

4:42 AM
Vaughan Williams, Ralph [1872-1958]
Silence and Music - madrigal for chorus
BBC Singers, Bo Holten (conductor)

4:48 AM
Bax, Arnold (1883-1953)
Legend for viola and piano
Steven Dann (viola), Bruce Vogt (piano)

4:59 AM
Janácek, Leos (1854-1928)
Suite for Orchestra (Op.3)
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Ondrej Lenard (conductor)

5:13 AM
Pejacevic, Dora (1885-1923)
Life of Flowers (Op.19)
Ida Gamulin (piano)

5:34 AM
Dobrzynski, Ignacy Feliks (1807-1867)
Andante and Rondo alla Polacca arranged for flute and orchestra
Henryk Blazej (flute), Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Ryszard Dudek (conductor)

5:45 AM
Hummel, Johann Nepomuk (1778-1837)
Clarinet Quartet in E flat major (1808)
Martin Fröst (clarinet), Tobias Ringborg (violin), Ingegerd Kierkegaard (viola), John Ehde (cello)

6:13 AM
Brahms, Johannes [1833-1897]
3 Intermezzi Op.117
Maria Joâo Pires (piano).

6 hours

Music Played

  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Mass in D major, Op.123 (Missa solemnis)

    Singer: Ina Kancheva. Singer: Andreana Nikolova. Singer: Milen Bozhkov. Singer: Frank van Hove. Choir: Bulgarian National Radio Mixed Chorus. Orchestra: Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Емил Табаков.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Chamber Symphony for strings in C minor (Op.110a)

    Orchestra: Sofia Soloists Chamber Ensemble. Conductor: Plamen Djourov.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Andante spianato and grande polonaise brillante in E flat major Op.22

    Performer: Lana Genc.
    • HRHRT.
  • Carl Nielsen

    Violin Concerto, Op 33

    Performer: Silvia Marcovici. Orchestra: Orchestre national de France. Conductor: Osmo Vänskä.
    • FRSRF.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Sonata in F minor (Op.120 No.1) for clarinet or viola and

    Performer: Martin Frost. Performer: Thomas Larcher.
    • NONRK.
  • Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

    Ad te levavi oculos meos - motet for 4 voices [1581]

    Performer: Paolo Crivellaro. Performer: Alberto Rasi. Singer: Silvia Piccollo. Singer: Annemieke Cantor. Singer: Marco Beasley. Singer: Furio Zanasi. Choir: Chorus of Swiss Radio, Lugano. Conductor: Diego Fasolis.
  • Johann Christoph Pezel

    Suite of German dances, arr for brass ensemble

    Music Arranger: Ronald Romm. Ensemble: Canadian Brass.
    • CACBC.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Slavonic Dance No 10 in E minor, Op 72 no 2, 'Starodavny'

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Barry Wordsworth.
    • GBBBC.
  • François‐Adrien Boïeldieu

    Aria: Viens, gentille dame from La Dame blanche

    Singer: Mark Dubois. Orchestra: Kitchener Waterloo Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Raffi Armenian.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Sonata for piano (K.281) in B flat major

    Performer: Ingo Dannhorn.
  • Claude Debussy

    Sonata for Cello and Piano in D Minor [1915]

    Performer: Ola Karlsson. Performer: Lars David Nilsson.
    • SESR.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Sonata in D minor 'La Folia' Op 1 no 12

    Ensemble: Musica Antiqua Köln.
    • NLNOS.
  • Uuno Klami

    Introduction e staccato etude for trumpet and orchestra

    Performer: Jouko Harjanne. Orchestra: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sakari Oramo.
    • FIYLE.
  • Ilmari Hannikainen

    Suihkulahteella (At a fountain)

    Performer: Liisa Pohjola.
    • FIYLE.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Silence and Music - madrigal for chorus

    Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Bo Holten.
    • GBBBC.
  • Arnold Bax

    Legend for viola and piano

    Performer: Steven Dann. Performer: Bruce Vogt.
    • CACBC.
  • Leos Janáček

    Suite for Orchestra (Op.3)

    Orchestra: Bratislava Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Ondrej Lenárd.
    • SKSR.
  • Dora Pejačević

    Life of Flowers, Op 19

    Performer: Ida Gamulin.
    • HRHRT.
  • Ignacy Feliks Dobrzynski

    Andante and Rondo alla Polacca arr. for flute and orchestra

    Performer: Henryk Blazej. Orchestra: Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Ryszard Dudek.
    • PLPR.
  • Johann Nepomuk Hummel

    Clarinet Quartet in E flat major

    Performer: Martin Frost. Performer: Tobias Ringborg. Performer: Ingegerd Kierkegaard. Performer: John Ehde.
    • SESR.
  • Johannes Brahms

    3 Intermezzi Op.117 for piano

    Performer: Maria João Pires.

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