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Proms 2014: William Christie conducting Les Arts Florissants

John Shea's selection includes Les Arts Florissants and William Christie performing Rameau's Grands Motets at the 2014 Proms.

To mark the 250th years since Rameau's death, Les Arts Florissants and William Christie perform the composer's Grands Motets at the 2014 BBC Proms. John Shea presents.

12:31 AM
Rameau, Jean-Philippe (1683-1764)
Deus noster refugium
Les Arts Florissants (chorus & ensemble), William Christie (conductor), Rachel Redmond, Katherine Watson (sopranos), Reinoud van Mechelen and Cyril Auvity (tenors), Marc Mauillon (baritone), Cyril Costanzo (bass)

12:59 AM
Rameau, Jean-Philippe (1683-1764)
Quam dilecta tabernacula
Les Arts Florissants (chorus & ensemble), William Christie (conductor), Rachel Redmond, Katherine Watson (sopranos), Reinoud van Mechelen and Cyril Auvity (tenors), Marc Mauillon (baritone), Cyril Costanzo (bass)

1:19 AM
Rameau, Jean-Philippe (1683-1764)
In convertendo Dominus
Les Arts Florissants (chorus & ensemble), William Christie (conductor), Rachel Redmond, Katherine Watson (sopranos), Reinoud van Mechelen and Cyril Auvity (tenors), Marc Mauillon (baritone), Cyril Costanzo (bass)

1:43 AM
Mondonville, Jean-Joseph de (1711-1772)
In exitu Israel (excerpts)
Les Arts Florissants (chorus & ensemble), William Christie (conductor)

1:50 AM
Rameau, Jean-Philippe (1683-1764)
Castor et Pollux: opening funeral chorus, adapted to 'Kyrie Eleison'
Les Arts Florissants (chorus & ensemble), William Christie (conductor)

1:53 AM
Rameau, Jean-Philippe (1683-1764)
Tendre amour' from Les indes galantes, adapted with a sacred text
Les Arts Florissants (chorus & ensemble), William Christie (conductor)

1:59 AM
Mondonville, Jean-Joseph de (1711-1772)
Elevaverunt flumina', from Dominus Regnavit
Les Arts Florissants (chorus & ensemble), William Christie (conductor)

2:04 AM
Beethoven, Ludwig van (1770-1827)
Piano Sonata No.23 in F minor (Op.57) 'Appassionata'
Plamena Mangova (piano)

2:31 AM
Shostakovich, Dmitry (1906-1975)
Concerto for piano and orchestra no.2 (Op.102) in F major
Patrik Jablonski (piano), Polish Radio Orchestra of Warsaw, Wojciech Rajski (conductor)

2:52 AM
Prokofiev, Sergey [1891-1953]
Symphony no. 5 in B flat major Op.100
Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra, Valery Gergiev (conductor)

3:35 AM
Scriabin, Alexander [1872-1915]
Piano Sonata No 2 in G sharp minor (Op.19)
Anastasia Vorotnaya (piano)

3:46 AM
Lyadov, Anatoly Konstantinovich [1855-1914]
The Enchanted Lake (Op.62)
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Dmitri Kitaenko (conductor)

3:54 AM
Glinka, Mikhail Ivanovich [1804-1857]
Trio pathetique for clarinet, bassoon and piano in D minor (arranged for oboe, cello and piano by Alexei Ogrintchouk)
Alexei Ogrintchouk (oboe), Ekaterina Apekisheva (piano), Boris Andrianov (cello)

4:10 AM
Rachmaninov, Sergei (1873-1943)
Bogoróditse Dévo, ráduisya - from All-Night Vigil (Op.37)
Polyphonia, Ivelin Dimitrov (conductor)

4:14 AM
Stravinsky, Igor (1882-1971)
3 Easy Pieces
Anna Klas & Bruno Lukk (piano)

4:18 AM
Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolai (1844-1908)
Concerto for trombone and military band in B flat major
Tibor Winkler (trombone), Chamber Wind Orchestra, Zdenek Machacek (conductor)

4:31 AM
Goldmark, Károly (1830-1915)
Night on the Lake with Moonlight (Op.52 No.5)
Ilona Prunyi (piano)

4:35 AM
Gorczycki, Grzegorz Gerwazy (1665-1734)
Missa Paschalis
Il Canto: Barbara Janowska and Wanda Laddy (sopranos), Robert Lawaty (counter-tenor), Cezary Szyfman (baritone), Michal Straszewski (bass)

4:50 AM
Traditional (19th century) arr. Narciso Yepes (1927-1997)
Romanza
Stepan Rak (guitar)

4:57 AM
Kodaly, Zoltan [1882-1967]
Dances of Marosszek, version for piano
Kornel Zempleni (piano)

5:09 AM
Wingfield, Steven (b. 1955)
3 Bulgarian Dances arr. Wingfield for violin and guitar
Moshe Hammer (violin), William Beauvais (guitar)

5:16 AM
Litolff, Henry (Charles) (1818-1891)
Scherzo - from the Concerto Symphonique No.4 (Op.102)
Arthur Ozolins (piano), Toronto Symphony, Mario Bernardi (conductor)

5:24 AM
Pezel, Johann Christoph (1639-1694)
German Dance Suite
Canadian Brass

5:32 AM
Lassus, Orlande de (1532-1594)
Dulces Exuviae - motet
Currende (vocal and instrumental), Erik van Nevel (conductor)

5:38 AM
Byrd, William (c.1543-1623)
O Mistress mine, I must - variations for keyboard (MB.28.83)
Colin Tilney (harpsichord)

5:44 AM
Byrd, William (c.1543-1623)
Browning à 5
The Rose Consort of Viols

5:48 AM
Rodrigo, Joaquín [1901-1999]
Concierto de Aranjuez for guitar and orchestra
Lukasz Kuropaczewski (guitar), Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra, José Maria Florêncio (conductor)

6:11 AM
Haydn, Joseph (1732-1809)
Quartet for strings in D major (Op.64 No.5) 'Lark'
Tilev String Quartet.

6 hours

Music Played

  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Deus noster refugium

    Ensemble: Les Arts Florissants. Conductor: William Christie. Singer: Rachel Redmond. Singer: Katherine Watson. Singer: Reinoud Van Mechelen. Singer: Cyril Auvity. Singer: Marc Mauillon (French baritone). Singer: Cyril Costanzo.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Quam dilecta tabernacula

    Ensemble: Les Arts Florissants. Conductor: William Christie. Singer: Rachel Redmond. Singer: Katherine Watson. Singer: Reinoud Van Mechelen. Singer: Cyril Auvity. Singer: Marc Mauillon (French baritone). Singer: Cyril Constanzo.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    In convertendo Dominus

    Ensemble: Les Arts Florissants. Conductor: William Christie. Singer: Rachel Redmond. Singer: Katherine Watson. Singer: Marc Mauillon (French baritone). Singer: Cyril Auvity. Singer: Cyril Costanzo.
  • Jean-Joseph de Mondonville

    In exitu Israel (excerpts)

    Ensemble: Les Arts Florissants. Conductor: William Christie.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Castor et Pollux: opening funeral chorus, adapted to 'Kyrie Eleison'

    Ensemble: Les Arts Florissants. Conductor: William Christie.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    'Tendre amour' from Les indes galantes, adapted with a sacred text

    Ensemble: Les Arts Florissants. Conductor: William Christie.
  • Jean-Joseph de Mondonville

    'Elevaverunt flumina', from Dominus Regnavit

    Ensemble: Les Arts Florissants. Conductor: William Christie.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Sonata No.23 in F minor (Op.57) "Appassionata"

    Performer: Plamena Mangova.
    • BERTBF.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Piano Concerto No 2 in F major, Op 102

    Performer: Patrik Jablonski. Orchestra: Polish Radio Orchestra of Warsaw. Conductor: Wojciech Rajski.
    • PLPR.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Symphony no. 5 in B flat major Op.100

    Orchestra: Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Valery Gergiev.
  • Alexander Scriabin

    Piano Sonata No 2 in G sharp minor (Op.19)

    Performer: Anastasia Vorotnaya.
    • CZCR.
  • Anatoly Konstantinovich Lyadov

    The Enchanted Lake, Op 62

    Ensemble: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Dmitri Georgievich Kitayenko.
    • NONRK.
  • Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka

    Trio Pathétique in D minor

    Performer: Alexei Ogrintchouk. Performer: Ekaterina Apekisheva. Performer: Boris Andrianov.
    • GBBBC.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Bogoroditse Devo [Rejoice O Virgin]

    Choir: Polyphonia. Conductor: Ivelin Dimitrov.
    • BGBNR.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    3 Easy Pieces (March; Waltz; Polka)

    Performer: Anna Klas. Performer: Bruno Lukk.
  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    Concerto for trombone and military band in B flat major

    Performer: Tibor Winkler. Orchestra: Chamber Wind Orchestra. Conductor: Zdenek Machacek.
    • SKSR.
  • Karl Goldmark

    Night on the lake with moonlight (Op.52 No.5)

    Performer: Ilona Prunyi.
  • Grzegorz Gerwazy Gorczycki

    Missa Paschalis

    Singer: Barbara Janowska. Singer: Wanda Laddy. Singer: Robert Lawaty. Singer: Michal Straszewski. Singer: Cezary Szyfman.
  • Trad.

    Romanza for guitar [aka Romance d'amour & "Jeux Interdits"]

    Performer: Štěpán Rak. Music Arranger: Narciso Yepes.
    • CZCR.
  • Zoltán Kodály

    Dances of Marosszek [Marosszeki tancok] vers. for piano

    Performer: Kornel Zempleni.
  • Trad.

    3 Bulgarian Dances arr. Wingfield for violin and guitar

    Performer: Moshe Hammer. Performer: William Beauvais. Music Arranger: Steven Wingfield.
    • CACBC.
  • Henry Litolff

    Scherzo - Concerto Symphonique No.4, Op 102

    Performer: Arthur Ozolins. Orchestra: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Mario Bernardi.
    • CACBC.
  • Johann Christoph Pezel

    Suite of German dances, arr for brass ensemble

    Music Arranger: Ronald Romm. Ensemble: Canadian Brass.
    • CACBC.
  • Orlande de Lassus

    Dulces Exuviae - motet

    Ensemble: Currende. Conductor: Erik Van Nevel.
    • BERTBF.
  • William Byrd

    O Mistress mine, I must - variations for keyboard (MB.28.83)

    Performer: Colin Tilney.
  • William Byrd

    Browning à 5

    Performer: John Bryan. Performer: Alison Crum. Performer: Sarah Groser. Performer: Roy Marks. Performer: Peter Wendland. Ensemble: Rose Consort of Viols.
  • Joaquín Rodrigo

    Concierto de Aranjuez for guitar and orchestra

    Performer: Lukasz Kuropaczewski. Orchestra: Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: José Maria Florêncio.
    • PLPR.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Quartet for strings (Op.64`5) in D major "Lark"

    Performer: Gueorgui Tilev. Performer: Svetoslav Marinov. Performer: Ogunian Stantchev. Performer: Yontcho Bayrov. Ensemble: Tilev String Quartet.
    • BGBNR.

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