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Croatian Independence Day

Jonathan Swain introduces a special programme for Croatian independence day, including new recordings by the Croatian Radio and Television Symphony Orchestra.

Jonathan Swain introduces a special programme for Croatian Independence Day including new recordings by the Croatian Radio and Television Symphony Orchestra.

12:31 AM
Sibelius, Jean (1865-1957)
Tapiola - tone poem Op.112
Croatian Radio and Television Symphony Orchestra, Aleksandar Markovic (Conductor)

12:50 AM
Pejacevic, Dora (1885-1923)
Piano Concerto in G minor, Op. 33
Martina Filjak (Piano), Croatian Radio and Television Symphony Orchestra, Aleksandar Markovic (Conductor)

1:20 AM
Schumann, Robert (1810-1856)
Finale. Höchst lebhaft in B flat major from Faschingsschwank aus Wien Op.26
Martina Filjak (Piano)

1:23 AM
Janacek, Leos (1854-1928)
Taras Bulba - rhapsody for orchestra
Croatian Radio and Television Symphony Orchestra, Aleksandar Markovic (Conductor)

1:48 AM
Paganini, Nicolo (1782-1840)
Moses fantaisie (after Rossini) for cello and piano (Bravura Variations on one chord from a Rossini theme)
Monika Leskovar (Cello), Ivana Schwartz (Piano)

1:57 AM
Papandopulo, Boris (1906-1991)
3 Studies, dedicated to B.J.M
Branka Janjanin-Magdalenic (harp)

2:09 AM
Pejacevic, Dora (1885-1923)
Life of Flowers (Op.19)
Ida Gamulin (piano)

2:31 AM
Odak, Krsto (1888-1965)
Adriatic Symphony (Op.36)
Croatian Radio and Television Symphony Orchestra, Baldo Podic (Conductor)

3:04 AM
Franck, Cesar (1822-1890)
Sonata in A major (M.8) for either violin or cello
Daniil Shafran (Cello), Anton Osetrov (Piano)

3:32 AM
Stanley, John (1712-1786)
Trumpet Voluntary
Stanko Arnold (Trumpet), Ljerka Ocic-Turkulin (Organ)

3:35 AM
Anonymous
Laudate Dominum from 'Alleluiaticum' (Sacred music in the Frankish tradition)
dialogos (Choir), Sequentia (Group), Katarina Livljanic (Director), Benjamin Bagby (Director)

3:40 AM
Sakac, Branimir (1918-1979)
Serenade for strings (1947)
Zagreb Radio Chamber Orchestra, Igor Gjadrov (Conductor)

3:54 AM
Matusic, Frano (b.1961)
Two Croatian Folksongs
Dubrovnik Guitar Trio (Trio)

4:01 AM
Handel, George Frideric (1685-1789)
Air: 'Return, O God of hosts' from "Samson", Act 2
Maureen Forester (Alto), I Solisti Zagreb, Antonio Janigro (Conductor)

4:10 AM
Scriabin, Alexander (1872-1915)
Prelude and Nocturne for the Left Hand (Op.9)
Martina Filjak (Piano)

4:21 AM
Bersa, Blagoje (1873-1934)
Capriccio-Scherzo (Op.25c) (1902)
Croatian Radio and Television Symphony Orchestra, Mladen Tarbuk (Conductor)

4:31 AM
Sorkocevic, Luka (1734-1789)
Sinfonie in D major
Salzburger Hofmusik, Wolfgang Brunner (Organ), Wolfgang Brunner (Director)

4:38 AM
Chopin, Fryderyk (1810-1849)
Prelude in C sharp minor, Op.45
Ivo Pogorelich (Piano)

4:44 AM
Baranovic, Kresimir (1894-1975)
Licitarsko srce (Gingerbread Heart) - Suite from the Ballet
Mladen Tarbuk (Conductor), Croatian Radio and Television Symphony Orchestra

5:00 AM
Papandopulo, Boris (1906-1991)
Nad grobom ljepote djevojke (By the Grave of the Beauty) (Op.39)
Slovenian Chamber Choir (Choir), Vladimir Kranjcevic (Director)

5:07 AM
Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Mario (1895-1968)
Capriccio diabolico for guitar (Op.85)
Goran Listes (Guitar)

5:17 AM
Gotovac, Jakov (1895-1982)
Symphonic Dance "Kolo" (Op.12) (1926)
Zagreb Philharmonic Orchestra, Kazushi Ono (Conductor)

5:26 AM
Livadic, Ferdo (1799-1878)
2 Scherzos, in E major and A flat minor
Vladimir Krpan (Piano)

5:31 AM
Strauss, Richard (1864-1949)
Metamorphosen
Zagreb Philharmonic Orchestra, Lovro von Matacic (Conductor)

6:02 AM
Schiavetto, Giulio (fl.1562-5, Croatian) transcr. Dr Lovro Zupanovic
Madrigal: Io non voglio lodar (I do not wish to praise)
Slovenian Chamber Choir (Choir), Vladimir Kranjcevic (Director)

6:05 AM
Schiavetto, Giulio (fl.1562-5, Croatian) transcr. Dr Lovro Zupanovic
Madrigal: Liete piante (Tender plants)
Slovenian Chamber Choir (Choir), Vladimir Kranjcevic (Director)

6:08 AM
Schiavetto, Giulio (fl.1562-5, Croatian) transcr. Dr Lovro Zupanovic
Madrigal: Era 'l giorno (There was a day)
Slovenian Chamber Choir (Choir), Vladimir Kranjcevic (Director)

6:11 AM
Boccherini, Luigi (1743-1805)
Cello Concerto No.1 (G474) in E flat major
David Geringas (Cello), Varazdin Chamber Orchestra, David Geringas (Conductor).

6 hours

Music Played

  • Jean Sibelius

    Tapiola - tone poem Op.112

    Orchestra: Croatian Radio and Television Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Aleksandar Marković.
  • Dora Pejačević

    Piano Concerto in G minor, Op. 33

    Performer: Martina Filjak. Orchestra: Croatian Radio and Television Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Aleksandar Marković.
  • Robert Schumann

    Finale. Höchst lebhaft in B flat major from Faschingsschwank aus Wien Op.26

    Performer: Martina Filjak.
  • Leos Janáček

    Taras Bulba - rhapsody for orchestra

    Orchestra: Croatian Radio and Television Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Aleksandar Marković.
  • Nicolò Paganini

    Moses fantaisie (after Rossini) for cello and piano

    Performer: Monika Leskovar. Performer: Ivana Schwartz.
    • HRHRT.
  • Boris Papandopulo

    Tri Studije / Za B.J.M (3 Studies, dedicated to B.J.M)

    Performer: Branka Janjanin-Magdalenic.
    • HRHRT.
  • Dora Pejačević

    Life of Flowers, Op 19

    Performer: Ida Gamulin.
    • HRHRT.
  • Krsto Odak

    Adriatic Symphony, Op 36

    Orchestra: Croatian Radio and Television Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Baldo Podic.
    • HRHRT.
  • César Franck

    Sonata in A major (M.8) for either violin or cello

    Performer: Daniil Borisovich Shafran. Performer: Anton Osetrov.
  • John Stanley

    Trumpet Voluntary

    Performer: Stanko Arnold. Performer: Ljerka Ocic-Turkulin.
  • Anon.

    Laudate Dominum

    Choir: Ensemble Dialogos. Ensemble: Sequentia. Director: Katarina Livljanic. Director: Benjamin Bagby.
  • Branimir Sakač

    Serenade for strings (1947)

    Orchestra: Zagreb Radio Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Igor Gjadrov.
    • HRHRTR.
  • Frano Matusic

    Two Croatian Folksongs

    Ensemble: Dubrovnik Guitar Trio.
    • HRHRT.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Air: 'Return, O God of hosts' from "Samson", Act 2

    Singer: Maureen Forrester. Ensemble: I Solisti Zagreb. Conductor: Antonio Janigro.
    • CACBC.
  • Alexander Scriabin

    Prelude and Nocturne for the Left Hand Op 9

    Performer: Martina Filjak.
    • HRHRT.
  • Blagoje Bersa

    Capriccio-Scherzo Op 25c (1902)

    Orchestra: Croatian Radio and Television Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Mladen Tarbuk.
    • HRHRT.
  • Luka Sorkocevic

    Sinfonie in D major

    Performer: Wolfgang Brunner. Ensemble: Salzburger Hofmusik. Director: Wolfgang Brunner.
    • DEWDR.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Prelude in C sharp minor, Op.45

    Performer: Ivo Pogorelich.
  • Krešimir Baranović

    Licitarsko srce (Gingerbread Heart) - Suite from the Ballet

    Orchestra: Croatian Radio and Television Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Mladen Tarbuk.
    • HRHRT.
  • Boris Papandopulo

    Nad grobom ljepote djevojke [By the grave of the Beauty] (Op.39)

    Choir: Slovenian Chamber Choir. Director: Vladimir Kranjčević.
  • Mario Castelnuovo‐Tedesco

    Capriccio diabolico, Op 85

    Performer: Goran Listes.
    • HRHRT.
  • Jakov Gotovac

    Symphonic Dance 'Kolo', Op 12

    Orchestra: Zagrebačka filharmonija. Conductor: Kazushi Ono.
    • HRHRT.
  • Ferdo Livadic

    2 Scherzos, in E major and A flat minor

    Performer: Vladimir Krpan.
  • Richard Strauss

    Metamorphosen

    Orchestra: Zagrebačka filharmonija. Conductor: Lovro von Matačić.
    • HRHRTR.
  • Giulio Schiavetto

    Madrigal: Io non voglio lodar (I do not wish to praise)

    Choir: Slovenian Chamber Choir. Director: Vladimir Kranjčević.
  • Giulio Schiavetto

    Madrigal: Liete piante (Tender plants)

    Choir: Slovenian Chamber Choir. Director: Vladimir Kranjcevic.
  • Giulio Schiavetto

    Madrigal: Era 'l giorno (There was a day)

    Choir: Slovenian Chamber Choir. Director: Vladimir Kranjčević.
  • Luigi Boccherini

    Cello Concerto no 1 in E flat major

    Performer: David Geringas. Orchestra: Varazdin Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: David Geringas.
    • HRHRT.

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