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Mahler and Borodin from the Romanian Radio National Orchestra

John Shea presents Romanian Radio performances of Mahler's Second Symphony (Resurrection) and Borodin's Polovtsian Dances.

John Shea presents Romanian Radio performances of Mahler's second symphony ('Resurrection') and Borodin's Polovtsian Dances.

1:01 AM
Borodin, Alexander (1833-1887)
Overture to 'Prince Igor'
Romanian Radio National Orchestra, Jin Wang (conductor)

1:12 AM
Borodin, Alexander (1833-1887)
Polovtsian dances for orchestra
Romanian Radio Academic Chorus, Dan Mihai Goia (director), Romanian Radio National Orchestra, Jin Wang (conductor)

1:25 AM
Mahler, Gustav (1860-1911)
Symphony no.2 in C minor ('Resurrection') for soprano, alto, chorus and orchestra
Simona Mihai (soprano), Valentina Kutzarova (mezzo-soprano), Romanian Radio Academic Chorus, Dan Mihai Goia (director), Romanian Radio National Orchestra, Sascha Goetzel (conductor)

2:53 AM
Bloch, Ernest (1880-1959)
Meditation and processional
Morten Carlsen (viola), Sergej Osadchuk (piano)

3:01 AM
Schubert, Franz (1797-1828)
Piano Sonata No.20 in A major (D.959)
Annie Fischer (piano)

3:34 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)

4:02 AM
Donizetti, Gaetano (1797-1848)
Aria 'Quel guardo il cavaliere', Norina's Cavatina from Act 1, scene 2 of "Don Pasquale"
Adriana Marfisi (soprano), Oslo Philharmonic, Nello Santi (conductor)

4:08 AM
Dvorak, Antonin [1841-1904]
Polonaise for orchestra in E flat major
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra in Bratislava, Ludovít Rajter (conductor)

4:15 AM
Handel, Georg Frideric (1685-1759)
Trio sonata for 2 violins & bc (HWV.388) in B flat major (Op.2 No.3)
Musica Alta Ripa

4:26 AM
Henderson, Ruth Watson (b.1932)
Cantate Domino for divisi soprano & alto voices, trumpet & piano
Kimberley Briggs, Carrie Loring, Linda Tsatsanis & Carolyn Kirby (soloists), Robert Venables (trumpet), Claire Preston (piano), The Elmer Iseler Singers, Lydia Adams (conductor)

4:31 AM
Matteis, Nicola (d.c.1707) & Anon (17th century)
Matteis: Passages in Imitation of the Trumpet (Ayres & Pieces IV (1685)
Anon: 5 Marches from John Playford's new tunes. After Nicola Matteis: Chaconne, Plaint, Ecchi"
Pedro Memelsdorff (recorder), Andreas Staier (harpsichord)

4:41 AM
Chopin, Frédéric (1810-1849)
Scherzo for piano No.4 (Op.54) in E major
Simon Trpceski (piano)

4:53 AM
Dvorak, Antonin [1841-1904]
Song to the Moon from "Rusalka" (Op.114)
Yvonne Kenny (soprano), Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, Vladimir Kamirski (conductor)

5:01 AM
Pärt, Arvo (b. 1935)
Spiegel im Spiegel
Morten Carlsen (viola), Sergej Osadchuk (piano)

5:08 AM
Benoit, Peter [1834-1901]
Panis Angelicus
Karen Lemaire (soprano), Flemish Radio Choir, Joris Verdin (harmonium), Vic Nees (conductor)

5:13 AM
Mendelssohn, Felix (1809-1847)
Variations sérieuses in D minor (Op.54)
Sylviane Deferne (piano)

5:25 AM
Goldberg, Johann Gottlieb (1727-1756) attrib. Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750)
Sonata for 2 violins and continuo in C major (also attributed to Bach as BWV.1037)
Musica Petropolitana

5:37 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
Rondo in D major (KAnh.184) arranged for flute and piano
Carina Jandl (flute), Svetlana Sokolova (piano)

5:43 AM
Strauss, Johann Jr. (1825-1899)
Four dances: Annina (polka mazurka) (Op.415); Wein, Weib und Gesang (waltz) (Op.333); Sans-Souci (quadrille) (Op.63); Durch's Telephon (polka) (Op.439)
ORF Symphony Orchestra, Peter Guth (conductor)

6:07 AM
Halévy, Jacques-François (1799-1862)
Gérard & Lusignan's duet: 'Salut, salut, à cette noble France' - from 'La Reine de Chypre', Act 3
Benjamin Butterfield (tenor - Gérard), Brett Polegato (baritone - Lusignan), Canadian Opera Company Orchestra, Richard Bradshaw (conductor)

6:18 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750)
Brandenburg Concerto No.5 in D major (BWV.1050)
Ensemble 415, Lars-Ulrik Mortensen (Harpsichord)

6:39 AM
Debussy, Claude (1862-1918)
Estampes
Hinko Haas (piano)

6:54 AM
Beethoven, Ludwig van [1770-1827]
Adagio in E flat (WoO.43 No.2) for mandolin and piano
Lajos Mayer (mandolin), Imre Rohmann (piano).

6 hours

Music Played

  • Darius Milhaud

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

    Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra.
    • GBBBC.
  • Alexander Borodin

    Overture to 'Prince Igor'

    Orchestra: Romanian Radio National Orchestra. Conductor: Jin Wang.
  • Alexander Borodin

    Polovtsian dances (from 'Prince Igor') for orchestra [& chorus ad lib]

    Choir: Romanian Radio Academic Chorus. Director: Dan Mihai Goia. Orchestra: Romanian Radio National Orchestra. Conductor: Jin Wang.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Symphony no.2 in C minor (Resurrection) for soprano, alto, chorus and orchestra

    Singer: Simona Mihai. Singer: Valentina Kutzarova. Choir: Romanian Radio Academic Chorus. Director: Dan Mihai Goia. Orchestra: Romanian Radio National Orchestra. Conductor: Sascha Goetzel.
  • Ernest Bloch

    Meditation and processional

    Performer: Morten Carlsen. Performer: Sergej Osadchuk.
  • Franz Schubert

    Piano Sonata no 20 in A major (D.959)

    Performer: Annie Fischer.
    • CASRC.
  • Johann Nepomuk Hummel

    Clarinet Quartet in E flat major

    Performer: Martin Frost. Performer: Tobias Ringborg. Performer: Ingegerd Kierkegaard. Performer: John Ehde.
    • SESR.
  • Gaetano Donizetti

    Quel guardo il cavaliere, Norina's Cavatina from Act 1, scene 2 of Don Pasquale

    Singer: Adriana Marfisi. Orchestra: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Nello Santi.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Polonaise in E flat major

    Orchestra: Symfonický orchester Slovenského rozhlasu. Conductor: Ľudovít Rajter.
    • SKSR.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Trio sonata for 2 violins & bc (HWV.388) in B flat major (Op.2 No.3)

    Ensemble: Musica Alta Ripa.
    • DEWDR.
  • Ruth Watson Henderson

    Cantate Domino for divisi soprano & alto voices, trumpet & piano

    Performer: Kimberley Briggs. Performer: Carrie Loring. Performer: Linda Tsatsanis. Performer: Carolyn Kirby. Performer: Robert Venable. Performer: Claire Preston. Choir: Elmer Iseler Singers. Conductor: Lydia Adams.
  • Anonymous

    Passages in Imitation of the Trumpet; 5 Marches from Playford's New Tunes

    Composer: Nicola Matteis. Performer: Pedro Memelsdorff. Performer: Andreas Staier.
    • DEWDR.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Scherzo no 4 in E minor, Op 54

    Performer: Simon Trpceski.
    • GBBBC.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Song to the Moon from Rusalka

    Singer: Yvonne Kenny. Orchestra: Melbourne Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Vladimir Kamirski.
    • AUABC.
  • Arvo Pärt

    Spiegel im Spiegel

    Performer: Morten Carlsen. Performer: Sergej Osadchuk.
    • NONRK.
  • Peter Benoit

    Panis Angelicus

    Performer: Joris Verdin. Singer: Karen Lemaire. Choir: Vlaams Radiokoor. Conductor: Vic Nees.
    • BEVRT.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Variations serieuses in D minor (Op.54) (1841)

    Performer: Sylviane Deferne.
    • CACBC.
  • Johann Gottlieb Goldberg

    Sonata for 2 violins and continuo in C major

    Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach. Ensemble: Musica Petropolitana.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Rondo in D major (KAnh.184) arranged for flute and piano

    Performer: Carina Jandl. Performer: Svetlana Sokolova.
  • Johann Strauss II

    Four Dances (Annina; Wein, Weib & Gesang; Sans-souci; Durch's Telephon)

    Orchestra: Radio‐Symphonieorchester Wien. Conductor: Peter Guth.
  • Fromental Halévy

    Gerard & Lusignan's duet: "Salut, salut, à cette noble

    Singer: Benjamin Butterfield. Singer: Brett Polegato. Orchestra: Canadian Opera Company Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Bradshaw.
    • CACBC.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg Concerto No 5 in D major, BWV 1050

    Performer: Lars Ulrik Mortensen. Ensemble: Ensemble 415.
    • GBBBC.
  • Claude Debussy

    Estampes

    Performer: Hinko Haas.
    • SIRTVS.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Adagio in E flat (WoO.43 No.2) for mandolin and piano

    Performer: Lajos Mayer. Performer: Imre Rohmann.
    • HUMR.

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