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The Danish String Quartet performs music by Carl Nielsen

Jonathan Swain presents a concert given by Radio 3 New Generation Artists the Danish String Quartet, featuring music by Carl Nielsen.

Jonathan Swain presents a concert given by BBC New Generation Artists, the Danish String Quartet, performing music by Carl Nielsen.

12:31 AM
Nielsen, Carl (1865-1931)
String Quartet no.2 in F minor, Op.5
Danish String Quartet

1:00 AM
Trad. arr. the Danish String Quartet
Nordic Folk Music: Easterday, Polsk after Rasmus Storm; Sekstur/Torvedans (dances)
Danish String Quartet

1:09 AM
Nielsen, Carl (1865-1931)
String Quartet no.4 in F major, Op.44
Danish String Quartet

1:38 AM
Trad. arr. the Danish String Quartet
Nordic Folk Music: Vigstamoin; Ribers No.8, polka
Danish String Quartet

1:45 AM
Rachmaninov, Sergey (1873-1943)
Piano Concerto No.3 in D minor (Op.30)
Nelson Goerner (piano), Orchestre de la Suisse Romande, Matthias Aesbacher (conductor)

2:26 AM
Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolai [1844-1908]
"Sleep my beauty" (cradle song from "May Night")
Joanne Kolomyjec (soprano), Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra, Mario Bernardi (conductor)

2:31 AM
Franck, Cesar [1822-1890]
Cello Sonata in A major
Andreas Brantelid (cello), Bengt Forsberg (piano)

3:01 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750)
Cantata: 'Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben', BWV.147
The Sixteen, Netherlands Radio Chamber Orchestra (Barockformation), Ton Koopman (conductor)

3:31 AM
Buxtehude, Dietrich [1637-1707]
Sonate IV for violin, viola da gamba and cembalo in B flat major (BuxWV.255)
Ensemble CordArte

3:40 AM
Handel, Georg Frideric (1685-1759)
Spirit Music (Nos.1 to 4) - from 'Alcina'
CBC Vancouver Orchestra, Monica Huggett (guest conductor)

3:46 AM
Scarlatti, Domenico (1685-1757)
Sonata in E major (L.23)
Sae-Jung Kim (piano)

3:52 AM
Rossini, Gioachino (1792-1868)
Introduction and Theme and Variations
László Horváth (clarinet), Hungarian Radio Orchestra, Géza Oberfrank (conductor)

4:03 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
Concert aria: "Ch'io mi scordi di te...? Non temer, amato bene" (K.505)
Tuva Semmingsen (soprano), Jörn Fosheim (piano), Norwegian Radio Orchestra, Michel Tabachnik (conductor)

4:13 AM
Jarzebski, Adam (1590-1649)
Cantate Domino - Parts 1 and 2 from Canzoni e concerti
Lucy van Dael, Marinette Troost (violins), Richte van der Meer, Reiner Zipperling (violas da gamba), Anthony Woodrow (violone), Viola de Hoog (cello), Michael Fentross, (theorbo), Jacques Ogg (organ)

4:22 AM
Andriessen, Juriaan [1925-1996]
Sonnet No.43
Netherlands Chamber Choir, Uwe Gronostay (conductor)

4:31 AM
Sibelius, Jean [1865-1957]
Andante Festivo for strings and timpani
Danish Radio Concert Orchestra, Hannu Koivula (conductor)

4:36 AM
Nielsen, Carl (1865-1931), arr. by the Danish String Quartet
Mit hjerte altid vanker (My heart always wanders)
Danish String Quartet

4:39 AM
Poulenc, Francis (1899-1963)
Sonata for oboe and piano (1962)
Roger Cole (oboe), Linda Lee Thomas (piano)

4:53 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian [1685-1750]
Concerto for violin, harpsichord and orchestra in C minor (BWV.1060)
Andrew Manze (violin/director), Richard Egarr (harpsichord), Risør Festival Strings

5:07 AM
Beethoven, Ludwig van (1770-1827)
Piano Sonata in A flat, Op.110
Edwin Fischer (piano)

5:27 AM
Strauss, Richard (1864-1949)
Concerto for horn and orchestra No.1 in E flat major, Op.11
Ferenc Tarjáni (horn), Hungarian Radio Orchestra, Antal Jancsovics (conductor)

5:45 AM
Elgar, Edward (1857-1934)
Sea Pictures (Op.37)
Margreta Elkins (mezzo-soprano), Queensland Symphony Orchestra, Werner Andreas Albert (conductor)

6:07 AM
Madetoja, Leevi [1887-1947]
Symphonic suite (Op.4)
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Jukka-Pekka Saraste (conductor).

6 hours

Music Played

  • Carl Nielsen

    String Quartet no.2 in F minor, Op.5

    Ensemble: Danish String Quartet.
  • Traditional Danish

    Nordic Folk Music (Easterday, Polsk after Rasmus Storm; Sekstur/Torvedans)

    Music Arranger: Danish String Quartet. Ensemble: Danish String Quartet.
  • Carl Nielsen

    String Quartet no.4 in F major, Op.44

    Ensemble: Danish String Quartet.
  • Traditional Danish

    Nordic Folk Music (Vigstamoin; Ribers No.8, polka)

    Music Arranger: Danish String Quartet. Ensemble: Danish String Quartet.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Piano Concerto no 3 in D minor

    Performer: Nelson Goerner. Orchestra: Orchestre de la Suisse Romande. Conductor: Matthias Aesbacher.
    • CHSRI.
  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    Sleep my beauty (cradle song from "May Night")

    Singer: Joanne Kolomyjec. Orchestra: Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Mario Bernardi.
    • CACBC.
  • César Franck

    Cello Sonata in A major

    Performer: Andreas Brantelid. Performer: Bengt Forsberg.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147 (cantata)

    Orchestra: Radio Kamerorkest. Ensemble: The Sixteen. Conductor: Ton Koopman.
    • NLNOS.
  • Dieterich Buxtehude

    Sonate IV for violin, viola da gamba and cembalo in B flat major (BuxWV 255)

    Ensemble: Ensemble CordArte.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Spirit Music (Nos.1 to 4) - from Alcina

    Orchestra: CBC Radio Orchestra. Conductor: Monica Huggett.
    • CACBC.
  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Sonata for keyboard (L.23) in E major

    Performer: Sae-Jung Kim.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Introduction and theme and variations

    Performer: Laszlo Horvath. Orchestra: Hungarian Radio Orchestra. Conductor: Géza Oberfrank.
    • HUMR.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Concert aria: Ch'io mi scordi di te...? Non temer, amato bene (K.505)

    Performer: Jorn Fosheim. Singer: Tuva Semmingsen. Orchestra: Kringkastingsorkestret. Conductor: Michel Tabachnik.
    • NONRK.
  • Adam Jarzębski

    Cantate Domino - Parts 1 and 2 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.
  • Jurriaan Andriessen

    Sonnet No.43 [When most I wink]

    Choir: Nederlands Kamerkoor. Conductor: Uwe Gronostay.
    • NLNOS.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Andante Festivo for strings and timpani [originally for string quartet]

    Ensemble: Danish Radio Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Hannu Koivula.
  • Carl Nielsen

    My heart always wanders

    Music Arranger: Danish String Quartet.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Sonata for oboe and piano (1962)

    Performer: Roger Cole. Performer: Linda Lee Thomas.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Concerto for violin, harpsichord and orchestra in C minor, BWV.1060

    Performer: Andrew Manze. Performer: Richard Egarr. Ensemble: Risor Festival Strings. Director: Andrew Manze.
    • NONRK.
  • Edward Elgar

    Sea Pictures (Op.37)

    Singer: Margreta Elkins. Orchestra: Queensland Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Werner Andreas Albert.
    • AUABC.
  • Leevi Madetoja

    Symphonic suite (Op.4)

    Orchestra: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jukka‐Pekka Saraste.
    • FIYLE.

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