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Alexander String Quartet at the 2015 Ludwig van Beethoven Easter Festival

Catriona Young presents the second of two concerts given by the Alexander String Quartet at 2015's Ludwig van Beethoven Easter Festival in Warsaw.

Catriona Young presents the second of two concerts given by the Alexander String Quartet at last year's Ludwig van Beethoven Easter Festival in Warsaw.

12:31 AM
Beethoven, Ludwig van (1770-1827)
String Quartet no.14 in C sharp minor, Op.131
The Alexander String Quartet: Zakarias Grafilo (violin), Frederick Lifsitz (violin), Paul Yarbrough (viola), Sandy Wilson (cello)

1:09 AM
Brahms, Johannes (1833-1897)
Piano Quintet in F minor, Op.34
Boris Berman (piano), The Alexander String Quartet

1:53 AM
Schumann, Robert (1810-1856)
Scherzo, from 'Piano Quintet in E flat, Op.44'
Boris Berman (piano), The Alexander String Quartet

1:59 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus [1756-1791]
Concerto no.5 in A major K.219 for violin and orchestra
Bartlomiej Niziol (violin), Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra, Sir Neville Marriner (conductor)

2:31 AM
Vivaldi, Antonio (1678-1741)
Dixit Dominus for SSATB soloists and double choir and orchestra in D major (RV.595)
Unidentified soloists, Choir of Latvian Radio and the Riga Chamber Players, Sigvards Klava (conductor)

3:01 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750)
Lute Partita in C minor (BWV.997)
Konrad Junghänel (lute)

3:24 AM
Bergh, Gertrude van den (1793-1840)
Lied fur pianoforte
Frans van Ruth (piano)

3:29 AM
Schubert, Franz (1797-1828) [text Friedrich Schiller]
Hektors Abschied (D.312b, Op.58 No.1)
Christoph Prégardien (tenor), Andreas Staier (fortepiano - after Johann Fritz, Vienna c.1815)

3:34 AM
Grieg, Edvard (1843-1907)
2 Elegiac melodies for string orchestra (Op.34) (arrangement of Songs Op.33 Nos.2 and 3: No.1 - Den Saerde (The wounded heart) ; No.2 - Varen (Spring) )
CBC Vancouver Orchestra, Mario Bernardi (conductor)

3:44 AM
Telemann, Georg Philipp [1681-1767]
Sonata in F minor TWV.41:f1 for bassoon and continuo
Luka Mitev (bassoon), Helena Kosem Kotar (piano)

3:54 AM
Handel, Georg Friedrich (1685-1759)
Cleopatra's aria: 'Piangerò la sorte mia' - from 'Giulio Cesare', Act 3 Scene 3
Emma Kirkby (soprano), Academy of Ancient Music, Andrew Manze (director)

4:01 AM
Glazunov, Alexander Konstantinovich [1865-1936]
Concerto in E flat major Op.109 for alto saxophone and orchestra
Virgo Veldi (saxophone), Tallinn Chamber Orchestra, Tarmo Leinatamm (conductor)

4:14 AM
Enescu, George (1881-1955)
Konzertstück in F for viola and piano
Gyözö Máté (viola), Balázs Szokolay (piano)

4:24 AM
Anonymous (C.18th)
Pastorella in D major; Aria in D major
Ljerka Ocic (organ), Stanko Arnold (trumpet)

4:31 AM
Smetana, Bedrich [1824-1884]
2 Dances from "Czech Dances, Book II": No.11 Hulán (Lancers); No.12 Obkocák (Striding Dance)
Karel Vrtiska (piano)

4:39 AM
Stainov, Petko (1896-1977)
A bright sun has risen
Petko Stainov Mixed Choir Kazanlak, Petya Pavlovich (conductor)

4:45 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750)
Capriccio for keyboard (BWV.993) in E major "In honorem Joh. Christoph. Bachii"
Mahan Esfahani (harpsichord)

4:52 AM
Tartini, Giuseppe (1692-1770)
Sonata for violin and continuo (Brainard F5) (Op.2 No.5) in F major from 'VI Sonate a violion e violoncello o cimbalo opera seconda' (Amsterdam, 1743)
Gottfried von der Goltz (Violin), Torsten Johann (Organ), Lee Santana (Theorbo)

5:06 AM
Grieg, Edvard (1843-1907), orch. Hans Sitt
4 Norwegian dances (Op.35)
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Bratislava, Robert Stankovsky (conductor)

5:26 AM
Moniuszko, Stanislaw (1819-1872) [lyrics: Ludwik Syrokomla]
Lirnik wioskowy (Country Lyrist)
Urszula Kryger (mezzo soprano), Katarzyna Jankowska-Borzykowska (piano)

5:32 AM
Chopin, Fryderyk (1810-1849)
Three Polonaises: Polonaise in A major (Op.40 No.1), Polonaise in E flat minor (Op.26 No.2) & Polonaise in F sharp minor (Op.44)
Kevin Kenner (piano)

5:53 AM
Haydn, Joseph (1732-1809)
Cello Concerto in D major, Hob.VIIb No.2
France Springuel (cello), Netherlands Radio Chamber Orchestra, Antoni Ros-Marba (conductor)

6:13 AM
Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel (1714-1788)
Flute Sonata in G major (Wq.133/H.564), 'Hamburger Sonata'
Wilbert Hazelzet (flute), Andreas Staier (fortepiano)

6:21 AM
Lassus, Orlande de (1532-1594)
Pelli meae consumptis carnibus
The King's Singers.

6 hours

Music Played

  • Darius Milhaud

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

    Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra.
    • GBBBC.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    String Quartet no.14 in C sharp minor, Op.131

    Ensemble: Alexander String Quartet.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Piano Quintet in F minor, Op.34

    Performer: Boris Berman. Ensemble: Alexander String Quartet.
  • Robert Schumann

    Scherzo from 'Piano Quintet in E flat, Op.44'

    Performer: Boris Berman. Ensemble: Alexander String Quartet.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Violin Concerto No 5 in A major, K 219 'Turkish'

    Performer: Bartlomiej Niziol. Orchestra: Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • PLPR.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Dixit Dominus for SSATB soloists and double choir and orchestra in D major

    Choir: Choir of Latvian Radio. Ensemble: Rīgas kamermūziķi. Conductor: Sigvards Kļava.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Lute Partita in C minor (BWV.997) (Prelude, Fuga, Sarabande, Gigue - Double)

    Performer: Konrad Junghänel.
    • DEWDR.
  • Gertrude van den Bergh

    Lied fur pianoforte

    Performer: Frans van Ruth.
    • NLNPB.
  • Franz Schubert

    Hektors Abschied

    Performer: Andreas Staier. Author: Friedrich Schiller. Singer: Christoph Prégardien.
    • DEWDR.
  • Edvard Grieg

    2 Elegiac melodies for string orchestra (Op.34)

    Orchestra: CBC Radio Orchestra. Conductor: Mario Bernardi.
    • CACBC.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Sonata in F minor TWV.41:f1 for bassoon and continuo

    Performer: Luka Mitev. Performer: Helena Kosem Kotar.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Cleopatra's aria: 'Piangero la sorte mia' - from "Giulio Cesare" (Act 3 Sc.3)

    Singer: Emma Kirkby. Ensemble: Academy of Ancient Music. Director: Andrew Manze.
  • Alexander Glazunov

    Alto Saxophone Concerto in E flat major, Op 109

    Performer: Virgo Veldi. Orchestra: Tallinna Kammerorkester. Conductor: Tarmo Leinatamm.
    • EEER.
  • George Enescu

    Konzertstuck in F for viola and piano (1906)

    Performer: Gyozo Mate. Performer: Balázs Szokolay.
    • HUMR.
  • Anonymous

    Pastorella in D major & Aria in D major for trumpet and organ

    Performer: Ljerka Ocic-Turkulin. Performer: Stanko Arnold.
  • Bedrich Smetana

    2 Dances (Czech Dances, Book II)

    Performer: Karel Vrtiska.
    • SKRTVS.
  • Petko Stainov

    A bright sun has risen

    Lyricist: Trad.. Choir: Petko Stainov Mixed Choir Kazanlak. Conductor: Petya Pavlovich.
    • BGBNR.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Capriccio for keyboard (BWV.993) in E major "In honorem Joh. Christoph. Bachii"

    Performer: Mahan Esfahani.
    • GBBBC.
  • Giuseppe Tartini

    Violin Sonata in F major, Op 2, No 5

    Performer: Gottfried von der Goltz. Performer: Torsten Johann. Performer: Lee Santana.
    • DEWDR.
  • Edvard Grieg

    4 Norwegian dances (Op.35) [orig. for piano duet]

    Orchestrator: Hans Sitt. Orchestra: Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Bratislava. Conductor: Róbert Stankovský.
  • Stanislaw Moniuszko

    Lirnik wioskowy (Country Lyrist)

    Performer: Katarzyna Jankowska-Borzykowska. Singer: Urszula Kryger.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Three Polonaises

    Performer: Kevin Kenner.
    • USAPM.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Concerto No 2 in D major H.7b.2 for cello and orchestra

    Performer: France Springuel. Conductor: Antoni Ros‐Marbà. Orchestra: Radio Kamerorkest.
    • NLNOS.
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Flute Sonata in G major (Wq.133/H.564) "Hamburger Sonata"

    Performer: Wilbert Hazelzet. Performer: Andreas Staier.
    • DEWDR.
  • Orlande de Lassus

    Pelli meae consumptis carnibus

    Choir: The King’s Singers.
    • DEWDR.

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