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Helmuth Rilling conducts Bach cantatas in Trinity Church, Cologne

For Ascension Thursday, Jonathan Swain introduces a programme of Bach including his Cantata, BWV11 (Lobet Gott in seinen Reichen) from the Ascension Oratorio.

For Ascension Thursday, Jonathan Swain introduces a programme of Bach including his Cantata BWV.11 'Lobet Gott in seinen Reichen' from the Ascension Oratorio.

12:31 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian [1685-1750]
Cantata no. 43 BWV.43 (Gott fahret auf mit Jauchzen)
Christina Landshamer (soprano), Susanne Langner (contralto), Martin Lattke (tenor), Krešimir Stražanac (bass), WDR Radio Chorus, WDR Symphony Orchestra, Helmuth Rilling (conductor)

12:51 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian [1685-1750]
Concerto in D minor BWV.1043 for 2 violins and string orchestra
José Maria Blumenschein (violin), Brigitte Krömmelbein (violin), WDR Symphony Orchestra, Helmuth Rilling (conductor)

1:07 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian [1685-1750]
Cantata no. 11 BWV.11 (Lobet Gott in seinen Reichen) (Ascension oratorio)
Christina Landshamer (soprano), Susanne Langner (contralto), Martin Lattke (tenor), Krešimir Stražanac (bass), WDR Radio Chorus, WDR Symphony Orchestra, Helmuth Rilling (conductor)

1:34 AM
Beethoven, Ludwig van (1770 -1827)
Sonata for piano no. 7 (Op.10 No.3) in D major
Ingrid Fliter (piano)

1:56 AM
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich (1840-1893)
Serenade in C major for strings (Op.48)
The Radio Bratislava Symphony Orchestra, Ludovít Rajter (conductor)

2:31 AM
Brahms, Johannes (1833-1897)
Symphony No.4 (Op.98) in E minor
Stavanger Symphony Orchestra, Leif Segerstam (conductor)

3:14 AM
Stravinsky, Igor (1882-1971)
Suite italienne for violin and piano (1925)
Alena Baeva (violin), Giuzai Karieva (piano)

3:32 AM
Offenbach, Jacques (1819-1880)
Les Oiseaux Dans La Charmille - "The Doll's Song" (from 'The Tales of Hoffmann')
Tracy Dahl (soprano), Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra, Mario Bernardi (conductor)

3:38 AM
Escosa, John B. (1928-1991)
Three Dances for 2 harps
Julia Shaw (Harp), Nora Bumanis (Harp)

3:44 AM
Scarlatti, Domenico (1685-1757)
Sonata in E minor (K. 81) for flute and harpsichord
Bolette Roed (Flute), Joanna Bo?lak-Górniok (Harpsichord)

3:52 AM
Mendelssohn, Fanny Hensel (1805-1847)
Songs Without Words (Op.6)
Sylviane Deferne (piano)

4:03 AM
Spohr, Louis (1784-1859)
Fantasie and variations on a theme of Danzi in B flat (Op.81) (vers. clarinet & string quartet)
Joze Kotar (clarinet), Slovene Philharmonic String Quartet

4:10 AM
Matz, Rudolf (1901-1988)
Ballade for violin, cello & piano
Zagreb Piano Trio

4:18 AM
Panufnik, Andrzej (1914-1991)
Old Polish suite for string orchestra
Sinfonia Varsovia, Andres Mustonen (conductor)

4:31 AM
Schubert, Franz (1797-1828)
Overture in D major (D.556)
Saarbrücken Radio Symphony Orchestra, Marcello Viotti (conductor)

4:39 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
Fantasy in C minor (K.396)
Valdis Jancis (piano)

4:49 AM
Meder, Johann Valentin (1649-1719)
Wie murren denn die Leut (Dialogo a doi voci)
La Cappella Ducale: David Corder (counter-tenor), Harry van der Kamp (bass), Musica Fiata, Roland Wilson (director)

5:00 AM
Salzedo, Carlos (1885-1961)
Variations sur un thème dans le style ancien (Op.30)
Mojca Zlobko (harp)

5:10 AM
Locatelli, Pietro Antonio (1695-1764)
Sonata for violin and continuo (Op.8 No.2) in D major, from 'X Sonate' (Amsterdam, 1744)
Gottfried von der Goltz (violin), Torsten Johann (harpsichord and positive organ), Lee Santana (theorbo)

5:21 AM
Järnefelt, Armas (1869-1958)
The Sound of Home
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Ilpo Mansnerus (conductor)

5:32 AM
Elgar, Edward (1857-1934)
The Severn Suite (Op.87)
Royal Academy of Music Brass Soloists

5:48 AM
Debussy, Claude (1862-1918)
Suite Bergamasque
Roger Woodward (piano)

6:07 AM
Prokofiev, Sergey (1891-1953)
Lieutenant Kije Suite, Op.60
Queensland Symphony Orchestra, Vladimir Verbitsky (conductor).

6 hours

Music Played

  • Darius Milhaud

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

    Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra.
    • GBBBC.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Cantata no. 43 BWV.43 (Gott fahret auf mit Jauchzen)

    Singer: Christina Landshamer. Singer: Susanne Lautner. Singer: Martin Lattke. Singer: Krešimir Stražanac. Choir: WDR Radio Chorus, Cologne. Orchestra: WDR Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Helmuth Rilling.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Concerto in D minor BWV.1043 for 2 violins and string orchestra

    Performer: José Maria Blumenschein. Performer: Brigitte Krömmelbein. Orchestra: WDR Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Helmuth Rilling.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Cantata no. 11 BWV.11 (Lobet Gott in seinen Reichen) (Ascension oratorio)

    Singer: Christina Landshamer. Singer: Susanne Lautner. Singer: Martin Lattke. Singer: Krešimir Stražanac. Choir: WDR Radio Chorus, Cologne. Orchestra: WDR Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Helmuth Rilling.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Sonata No 7 in D major, Op.10 No 3

    Performer: Ingrid Fliter.
    • GBBBC.
  • Pyotr Tchaikovsky

    Serenade in C major for strings (Op.48)

    Orchestra: Symfonický orchester Slovenského rozhlasu. Conductor: Ľudovít Rajter.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Symphony no.4 (Op.98) in E minor

    Orchestra: Stavanger Symfoniorkester. Conductor: Leif Segerstam.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Suite italienne for violin and piano (1933)

    Performer: Alena Baeva. Performer: Guzal Karieva. Music Arranger: Samuel Dushkin.
    • PLPR.
  • Jacques Offenbach

    Les Oiseaux dans la charmille - The Doll's Song

    Singer: Tracy Dahl. Orchestra: Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Mario Bernardi.
    • CACBC.
  • John B. Escosa

    Three Dances for 2 harps

    Performer: Julia Shaw. Performer: Nora Bumanis.
    • CACBC.
  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Sonata in E minor, Kk81

    Performer: Bolette Roed. Performer: Joanna Boślak-Górniok.
    • PLPR.
  • Fanny Hensel

    Excerpts from Songs Without Words, Op 6 (1846)

    Performer: Sylviane Deferne.
    • CACBC.
  • Louis Spohr

    Fantasie and variations on a theme of Danzi in B flat, Op 81

    Performer: Joze Kotar. Ensemble: Slovene Philharmonic String Quartet.
    • SIRTVS.
  • Rudolf Matz

    Ballade for violin, cello & piano

    Ensemble: Zagreb Piano Trio.
    • HRHRT.
  • Andrzej Panufnik

    Old Polish suite for string orchestra

    Orchestra: Sinfonia Varsovia. Conductor: Andres Mustonen.
  • Franz Schubert

    Overture in D major, D556

    Orchestra: Saarbrücken Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Marcello Viotti.
    • DESR.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Fantasy in C minor (K.396)

    Performer: Valdis Jancis.
    • LVLR.
  • Carlos Salzedo

    Variations sur un theme dans le style ancien, Op 30

    Performer: Mojca Zlobko.
    • SIRTVS.
  • Pietro Locatelli

    Sonata for violin and continuo in D major, Op 8 no 2

    Performer: Gottfried von der Goltz. Performer: Lee Santana. Performer: Torsten Johann.
    • DEWDR.
  • Armas Järnefelt

    The Sound of Home

    Ensemble: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Ilpo Mansnerus.
    • FIYLE.
  • Edward Elgar

    Severn Suite for brass band (Op.87)

    Ensemble: Royal Academy of Music Brass Soloists.
  • Claude Debussy

    Suite bergamasque

    Performer: Roger Woodward.
    • AUABC.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Lieutenant Kije - suite for orchestra (Op.60)

    Orchestra: Queensland Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Vladimir Verbitsky.
    • AUABC.

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