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Mendelssohn's Elijah

Catriona Young presents a performance of Mendelssohn's Elijah from Danish Radio, conducted by Masaaki Suzuki.

Catriona Young presents a performance of Mendelssohn's Elijah from Danish Radio, conducted by Masaaki Suzuki.

12:31 AM
Mendelssohn, Felix (1809-1847)
Elias (Elijah), Op.70 - oratorio (Carus edition)
Karina Gauvin (soprano), Roxana Constantinescu (contralto), Colin Balzer (tenor), Christopher Purves (baritone), Danish National Concert Chorus, Danish National Symphony Orchestra, Masaaki Suzuki (conductor)

2:37 AM
Brahms, Johannes [1833-1897]
String Sextet no. 1 in B flat major, Op.18
Marianne Thorsen (violin), Viktor Stenhjem (violin), Rachel Roberts (viola), Radim Sedmidubsky (viola), Alasdair Strange (cello), Henrik Brendstrup (cello)

3:17 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
9 Variations on a Minuet by Duport (K.573)
Christian Ihle Hadland (piano)

3:29 AM
Rachmaninov, Sergey (1873-1943)
Vocalise (Op.34 No.14)
Toronto Symphony, Mario Bernardi (conductor)

3:36 AM
Handel, Georg Frideric [1685-1759]
"Tu del Ciel ministro eletto" - aria from the oratorio 'Il Trionfo del tempo e del disinganno'
Sabine Devieilhe (Bellezza, soprano), Les Ambassadeurs, Alexis Kossenko (director)

3:42 AM
Hüe, Georges (1858-1948)
Phantasy
Iveta Kundratová (flute), Inna Aslamasova (piano)

3:50 AM
Debussy, Claude (1862-1918)
Fêtes Galantes, set 2 (Les Ingénus; La Faune; Colloque sentimental)
Paula Hoffman (mezzo-soprano), Lars-David Nilsson (piano)

3:58 AM
Dvorák, Antonín (1841-1904)
Romance for violin and orchestra in F minor (Op.11)
Jela Spitkova (violin), Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Ondrej Lenard (conductor)

4:10 AM
Chopin, Frédéric (1810-1849)
Mazurka No.25 in B minor (Op.33 No.4)
Roland Pöntinen (piano)

4:16 AM
Hellendaal, Pieter [1721-1799]
Concerto grosso for strings and continuo (Op.3 No.6) in F major
Combattimento Consort Amsterdam

4:31 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
Die Hölle Rache kocht in meinem Herzen - from 'Die Zauberflöte' Act 2 (K.620)
Jouko Harjanne (trumpet), Norwegian Radio Orchestra, Ari Rasilainen (conductor)

4:34 AM
Kalliwoda, Johann Wenzel [1801-1866]
Morceau de salon for oboe and piano (Op.228)
Alexei Ogrintchouk (oboe), Cédric Tiberghien (piano)

4:44 AM
Chédeville (Le Cadet), Nicolas (1705-1782)
Les Saisons Amusantes Part II (Les Plaisirs de l'Eté) for musette, recorder, violin & continuo, Paris 1739
Ensemble 1700 - François Lazarevitch (musette), Vittorio Ghielmi (viola da gamba), Mónica Waisman (violin), André Henrich (theorbo/baroque guitar), Alexander Puliaev (harpsichord), Dorothee Oberlinger (recorder/director)

4:54 AM
Scarlatti, Alessandro [1660-1725]
Toccata in F major
Rinaldo Alessandrini (harpsichord)

5:00 AM
Hummel, Johann Nepomuk (1778-1837)
Piano Trio in F major (Op.22)
Tobias Ringborg (violin), John Ehde (cello), Stefan Lindgren (piano)

5:14 AM
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich (1840-1893)
Swan Lake (excerpt)
RTV Slovenia Symphony Orchestra, Marko Munih (Conductor)

5:36 AM
Schumann, Robert (1810-1856)
Gesänge der Frühe (Chants de l'Aube) (Op.133) - 5 pieces for piano dedicated to the poet Bettina Brentano
Sylviane Deferne (piano)

5:51 AM
Gombert, Nicolas (c.1495-c.1560)
Missa Tempore paschali: Agnus Dei
Huelgas Ensemble, Paul Van Nevel (conductor)

5:57 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750)
Suite for Solo Cello No.3 in C major (BWV.1009)
Guy Fouquet (cello)

6:22 AM
Schubert, Franz [1797-1828], arr. Reger, Max [1873-1916]
Am Tage aller Seelen (D.343), arr. for voice and orchestra
Dietrich Henschel (baritone), National Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Jerzy Semkow (conductor).

6 hours

Music Played

  • Darius Milhaud

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

    Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra.
    • GBBBC.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Elijah, Op.70 - oratorio (Carus version): Part I

    Singer: Karina Gauvin. Singer: Roxana Constantinescu. Singer: Colin Balzer. Singer: Christopher Purves. Choir: DR KoncertKoret. Orchestra: DR SymfoniOrkestret. Conductor: Masaaki Suzuki.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Elijah, Op.70 - oratorio (Carus version): Part II

    Singer: Karina Gauvin. Singer: Roxana Constantinescu. Singer: Colin Balzer. Singer: Christopher Purves. Choir: DR KoncertKoret. Orchestra: DR SymfoniOrkestret. Conductor: Masaaki Suzuki.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Sextet no. 1 in B flat major Op.18 for strings

    Performer: Marianne Thorsen. Performer: Viktor Stenhjem. Performer: Rachel Roberts. Performer: Radim Sedmidubský. Performer: Alasdair Strange. Performer: Henrik Brendstrup.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    9 Variations on a minuet by Duport, K573

    Performer: Christian Ihle Hadland.
    • NONRK.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Vocalise, Op 34 No 14 for orchestra

    Orchestra: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Mario Bernardi.
    • CACBC.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Tu del Ciel ministro eletto (excerpt 'Il Trionfo del tempo e del disinganno')

    Singer: Sabine Devieilhe. Ensemble: Les Ambassadeurs. Director: Alexis Kossenko.
    • PLPR.
  • Georges Hüe

    Phantasy vers. flute and piano

    Performer: Iveta Kundratova. Performer: Inna Aslamasova.
    • CZCR.
  • Claude Debussy

    Fetes galantes - volume 2 for voice and piano (1904)

    Performer: Lars David Nilsson. Singer: Paula Hoffman.
    • SESR.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Romance for violin and orchestra in F minor, Op 11

    Performer: Jela Špitková. Orchestra: Bratislava Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Ondrej Lenárd.
    • SKSR.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Mazurka No.25 in B minor (Op.33 No.4)

    Performer: Roland Pöntinen.
  • Pieter Hellendaal

    Concerto grosso in F major, Op 3, No 6

    Ensemble: Combattimento.
    • NLNOS.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Queen of the Night: Die holle Rache

    Performer: Jouko Harjanne. Music Arranger: Unknown. Orchestra: Kringkastingsorkestret. Conductor: Ari Rasilainen.
  • Johann Wenzel Kalliwoda

    Morceau de salon for oboe and piano, Op 228

    Performer: Alexei Ogrintchouk. Performer: Cédric Tiberghien.
    • GBBBC.
  • Nicolas Chédeville

    Les Saisons Amusantes Part II (Les Plaisirs de l'ete)

    Ensemble: Ensemble 1700. Director: Dorothee Oberlinger.
    • DEWDR.
  • Alessandro Scarlatti

    Toccata in F major

    Performer: Rinaldo Alessandrini.
  • Johann Nepomuk Hummel

    Trio for piano and strings (Op.22) in F major

    Performer: Tobias Ringborg. Performer: John Ehde. Performer: Stefan Lindgren.
    • SESR.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Swan Lake [ballet suite]

    Orchestra: Simfonični orkester RTV Slovenija. Conductor: Marko Munih.
  • Robert Schumann

    Gesange der Fruhe - Songs of Dawn (Op.133)

    Performer: Sylviane Deferne.
    • CACBC.
  • Nicolas Gombert

    Agnus Dei from Missa tempore paschali for 6 voices (1564)

    Ensemble: Huelgas Ensemble. Conductor: Paul Van Nevel.
    • DEWDR.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Suite for solo Cello No.3 in C major (BWV.1009)

    Performer: Guy Fouquet.
    • CACBC.
  • Franz Schubert

    Am Tage aller Seelen D 343

    Composer: Max Reger. Singer: Dietrich Henschel. Orchestra: National Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jerzy Semkow.
    • PLPR.

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