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Proms 2015: Vaughan Williams's Sancta Civitas and Elgar's Second Symphony

Jonathan Swain presents a BBC Proms performance of Vaughan Williams's oratorio Sancta Civitas and Elgar's Second Symphony by the Halle under Mark Elder.

Jonathan Swain presents a BBC Proms performance of Vaughan Williams's oratorio Sancta civitas and Elgar's Second Symphony by the Hallé with conductor Sir Mark Elder.

12:31 AM
Debussy, Claude (1862-1918)
Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune
The Hallé, Sir Mark Elder (conductor)

12:42 AM
Vaughan Williams, Ralph (1872-1958)
Sancta civitas - oratorio for tenor, baritone, chorus and orchestra
Robin Tritschler (tenor), Iain Paterson (baritone), Hallé Youth Choir, Trinity Boys Choir, Hallé Choir, London Philharmonic Choir, The Hallé, Sir Mark Elder (conductor)

1:15 AM
Elgar, Edward (1857-1934)
Symphony No.2 in E flat major, Op.63
The Hallé, Sir Mark Elder (conductor)

2:14 AM
Debussy, Claude (1862-1918)
Six Épigraphes antiques
Wyneke Jordans & Leo Van Doeselaar (pianos)

2:31 AM
Prokofiev, Sergey (1891-1953)
Violin Concerto No.2 (Op.63) in G minor
Anatoli Bazhenov (violin), NRCU Symphony Orchestra, Vyacheslav Blinov (conductor)

2:59 AM
Zemlinsky, Alexander von (1871-1942)
Trio (Op.3)
Trio Luwigana

3:24 AM
Schoenberg, Arnold (1874-1951)
Galathea; Mahnung (Galathea; Warning) - from Brettl-Lieder (Cabaret Songs)
Jean Stilwell (mezzo soprano), Robert Kortgaard (piano)

3:33 AM
Brahms, Johannes (1833-1897)
3 Hungarian Dances (originally for piano duet) arr. for string orchestra
I Cameristi Italiani

3:42 AM
Mendelssohn, Fanny Hensel (1805-1847)
Allegro moderato (Op.8 No.1) (1840)
Sylviane Deferne (piano)

3:47 AM
Jarzebski, Adam (1590-c.1649)
In Deo Speravit from Canzoni e concerti
Lucy van Dael, Marinette Troost (violins), Richte van der Meer, Rainer Zipperling (violas da gamba), Anthony Woodrow (violone), Viola de Hoog (cello), Mike Fentross (theorbo), Jacques Ogg (organ)

3:52 AM
Anonymous (12th century English)
Worldes blis ne last no throwe
Sequentia: Barbara Thornton (voice), Benjamin Bagby (harp)

4:04 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750)
Komm, Jesu, komm (BWV.229)
Tafelmusik Chamber Choir, Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra, Ivars Taurins (conductor)

4:13 AM
Pylkkänen, Tauno [1918-1980]
Suite for oboe and strings (Op.32)
Aale Lindgren (oboe), Finnish Radio Orchestra, Petri Sakari (conductor)

4:22 AM
Auber, Daniel-Francois-Esprit (1782-1871)
Bolero - Ballet music No.2 from La Muette de Portici (Masaniello)
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra in Bratislava, Ondrej Lenard (Conductor)

4:31 AM
Delibes, Léo (1836-1891)
Fantaisie aux divins mensonges - from 'Lakmé', Act 1
Benjamin Butterfield (tenor), Canadian Opera Company Orchestra, Richard Bradshaw (conductor)

4:37 AM
Weber, Carl Maria von [1786-1826] (arr. Piatigorsky)
Adagio and Rondo (J.115)
Dominik Plocinski (cello), Paul Arendt (piano)

4:42 AM
Vivaldi, Antonio (1678-1741)
Recorder Concerto in F major (RV.442)
Michael Schneider (recorder), Camerata Köln

4:51 AM
Haydn, Joseph (1732-1809)
Sonata in G minor (H.16.44)
Petras Geniušas (piano)

5:02 AM
Rosetti, Antonio [c.1750-1792]
Horn Concerto (C.38) in D minor
Radek Baborak (horn), Prague Chamber Orchestra, Antonin Hradil (conductor)

5:23 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750)
Flute Sonata in A major (BWV.1032)
Bart Kuijken (flute), Gustav Leonhardt (harpsichord)

5:38 AM
Saint-Saëns, Camille [1835-1921]
Cello Concerto No.1 (Op.33) in A minor
Luca Sulic (cello), Slovenian Radio Symphony Orchestra, Shuntaro Sato (conductor)

5:58 AM
attrib. Handel, Georg Frideric [1685-1759], more likely composed by Ferrandini, Giovanni Battista [c.1710-1791]
Il Pianto di Maria, cantata, HWV.234
Maria Keohane (soprano), European Union Baroque Orchestra, Lars Ulrik Mortensen (conductor)

6:24 AM
Handel, Georg Frideric [1685-1759]
Flammende Rose, Zierde der Erden (HWV.210), arr. oboe, violin and organ (No.9 from Deutsche Arien (orig for soprano, violin & bc)
Louise Pellerin (oboe), Hélène Plouffe (violin), Dom André Laberge (1999 Karl Wilhelm organ at the Abbey Church, Saint-Benoît-du-Lac).

6 hours

Music Played

  • Darius Milhaud

    "La Cheminée du Roi René" (excerpt from Madrigal-Nocturne)

    Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra.
    • GBBBC.
  • Claude Debussy

    Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune (Proms 2015)

    Orchestra: Hallé. Conductor: Sir Mark Elder.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Sancta civitas - oratorio for tenor, baritone, chorus and orchestra

    Singer: Robin Tritschler. Singer: Iain Paterson. Choir: Hallé Youth Choir. Choir: Trinity Boys Choir. Choir: Hallé Choir. Choir: London Philharmonic Choir. Orchestra: Hallé. Conductor: Sir Mark Elder.
  • Edward Elgar

    Symphony no.2 in E flat major, Op.63 (Proms 2015)

    Orchestra: Hallé. Conductor: Sir Mark Elder.
  • Claude Debussy

    Six Epigraphes Antiques

    Performer: Wyneke Jordans. Performer: Leo van Doeselaar.
    • NLNOS.
  • Darius Milhaud

    "La Cheminée du Roi René" (excerpt from Madrigal-Nocturne)

    Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra.
    • GBBBC.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Violin Concerto No 2 Op 63

    Performer: Anatoli Bazhenov. Orchestra: NRCU Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Vyacheslav Blinov.
    • UANRU.
  • Alexander von Zemlinsky

    Trio for clarinet, cello and piano Op 3

    Ensemble: Trio Luwigana.
    • SIRTVS.
  • Arnold Schoenberg

    Galathea & Mahnung [Galathea & Warning] from Brettl-Lieder (Cabaret Songs)

    Performer: Robert Kortgaard. Author: Frank Wedekind. Author: Gustav Hochstetter. Singer: Jean Stilwell.
  • Johannes Brahms

    3 Hungarian Dances

    Music Arranger: Francesco Squarcia. Ensemble: I Cameristi Italiani.
    • HRHRT.
  • Fanny Hensel

    Allegro moderato for piano, Op 8 no 1

    Performer: Sylviane Deferne.
    • CACBC.
  • Adam Jarzębski

    In Deo Speravit 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.
  • Anonymous

    Worldes blis ne last no throwe

    Performer: Benjamin Bagby. Ensemble: Sequentia.
    • DEWDR.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Komm, Jesu, komm, BWV 229

    Choir: Tafelmusik Chamber Choir. Orchestra: Tafelmusik. Conductor: Ivars Taurins.
    • CACBC.
  • Tauno Pylkkänen

    Suite for oboe and strings (Op.32)

    Performer: Aale Lindgrén. Orchestra: Finnish Radio Orchestra. Conductor: Petri Sakari.
    • FIYLE.
  • Daniel François Esprit Auber

    Bolero - Ballet music No 2 from La Muette de Portici (Masaniello)

    Orchestra: Symfonický orchester Slovenského rozhlasu. Conductor: Ondrej Lenárd.
    • SKSR.
  • Darius Milhaud

    "La Cheminée du Roi René" (excerpt from Madrigal-Nocturne)

    Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra.
    • GBBBC.
  • Léo Delibes

    Fantaisie aux divins mensonges (from "Lakme", Act 1)

    Singer: Benjamin Butterfield. Orchestra: Canadian Opera Company Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Bradshaw.
    • CACBC.
  • Carl Maria von Weber

    Adagio and rondo, J115

    Performer: Dominik Plocinski. Performer: Paul Arendt. Music Arranger: Gregor Piatigorsky.
    • SKRTVS.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in F major (RV.442) for treble recorder

    Performer: Michael Schneider. Ensemble: Camerata Köln.
    • DEWDR.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Sonata in G minor (H.16.44)

    Performer: Petras Geniušas.
    • LTLR.
  • Antonio Rosetti

    Horn Concerto in D minor, C 38

    Performer: Radek Baborák. Orchestra: Pražský komorní orchestr. Conductor: Antonín Hradil.
    • CZCR.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Sonata for flute and keyboard (BWV.1032) in A major

    Performer: Bart Kuijken. Performer: Gustav Leonhardt.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Cello Concerto No 1 in A minor, Op 33

    Performer: Luca Sulic. Orchestra: Slovenian Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Shuntaro Sato.
    • SIRTVS.
  • Giovanni Battista Ferrandini

    Il Pianto di Maria, cantata, HWV 234

    Composer: George Frideric Handel. Singer: Maria Keohane. Orchestra: European Baroque Orchestra. Conductor: Lars Ulrik Mortensen.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Flammende Rose, Zierde der Erden (HWV.210), arr oboe, violin and organ

    Performer: Louise Pellerin. Performer: Hélène Plouffe. Performer: Dom André Laberge.
    • CACBC.

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