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Nielsen's First and Third String Quartets

Jonathan Swain presents a concert given in Copenhagen by the Danish String Quartet.

Jonathan Swain presents a concert given by the Danish String Quartet in Copenhagen.

12:31 AM
Nielsen, Carl (1865-1931)
String Quartet No.1 in G minor, Op.13
Danish String Quartet - Rune Tonsgaard Sørensen (violin), Frederik Øland (violin), Asbjørn Nørgaard (viola), Fredrik Schøyen Sjölln (cello)

12:57 AM
Nørgård, Per (b. 1932)
String Quartet No.1 ('Quartetto Breve')
Danish String Quartet

1:05 AM
Nielsen, Carl (1865-1931)
String Quartet No.3 in E flat major, Op.14
Danish String Quartet

1:37 AM
Traditional Nordic folk tune arr. Danish String Quartet
Waltz, after Lasse from Lyby
Danish String Quartet

1:42 AM
Sibelius, Jean [1865-1957]
Symphony No. 4 in A minor Op.63
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Daniel Harding (conductor)

2:23 AM
Chopin, Fryderyk [1810-1849]
Nocturne in C minor (Op.48 No.1)
Teresa Carreño (piano)

2:31 AM
Mozetich, Marjan (b. 1948) [male]
The Passion of Angels - Concerto for 2 harps and orchestra (1995)
Nora Bumanis & Julia Shaw (harps), Marc Destrubé (violin), Diane Berthelsdorf (cello), Roger Cole (oboe), Christopher Millard (bassoon), CBC Vancouver Orchestra, Mario Bernardi (conductor)

2:52 AM
Britten, Benjamin [1913-1976]
Lachrymae (Reflections on a song of Dowland) for viola and piano (Op.48)
Antoine Tamestit (viola), Markus Hadulla (piano)

3:06 AM
Suk, Josef (1874-1935)
Serenade for string orchestra in E flat major (Op.6)
Budapest Strings, Béla Banfalvi (leader)

3:35 AM
Handel, Georg Frideric (1685-1759)
"Mi restano le lagrime" from 'Alcina' (Act 3 Sc.5)
Nancy Argenta (soprano), CBC Vancouver Orchestra, Monica Huggett (guest conductor)

3:42 AM
Telemann, Georg Philipp (1681-1767)
Concerto for 3 oboes and orchestra in B flat major
Peter Westermann, Michael Niesemann, Piet Dhont (oboes), Musica Antiqua Koln, Reinhard Goebel (director)

3:51 AM
Schnizer, Franz Xaver (1740-1785)
Sonata No.1 in C major - from Sei Sonate per il Cembalo ed Organo (Op.1)
Gonny van der Maten (organ of Geertekerk, Utrecht. Built by Johannes Stephanus Strumphler in 1804)

4:05 AM
Domenico da Piacenza (fl.1439-c.1450)
Pizochara - for treble viol, small lute and tambourine
Ensemble Claude-Gervaise, Gilles Plante (director)

4:09 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
4 Kontra Tänze (KV.267)
English Chamber Orchestra, Mitsuko Uchida (conductor)

4:15 AM
Grünfeld, Alfred [1852-1924]
Soirées de Vienne for piano, Op.56
Benjamin Grosvenor (piano)

4:22 AM
Agay, Denes (1911-2007)
5 Easy Dances for flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon & horn
Tae-Won Kim (flute), Hyong-Sup Kim (oboe), Hyon-Kon Kim (clarinet), Sang-Won Yoon (bassoon), Kawng-Ku Lee (horn)

4:31 AM
Järnefelt, Armas (1869-1958)
Kanteletar
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Ilpo Mansnerus (conductor)

4:37 AM
Chaminade, Cecile [1857-1944]
Concertino Op.107
Maria Filippova (flute), Ekaterina Mirzeava (piano)

4:45 AM
Debussy, Claude (1862-1918)
Estampes
Lars-David Nilsson (piano)

5:00 AM
Bloch, Ernest [1880-1959]
Schelomo - Rhapsody for cello and orchestra
Adam Krzeszowiec (cello), Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Lukasz Borowicz (conductor)

5:23 AM
Nowowiejski, Felix [1877-1946]
3 Songs (Op.56) from "The Bialowieza Forest folder"
Polish Radio Choir, Marek Kluza (conductor)

5:45 AM
Jarzebski, Adam [1590-1649]
Sentinella
Simon Standage (violin), Il Tempo Ensemble (ensemble)

5:49 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750)
Suite in E major (BWV.1006a)
Konrad Junghänel (lute)

6:11 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
Divertimento in D major (K.205)
Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra, János Rolla (concert master).

6 hours

Music Played

  • Carl Nielsen

    String Quartet no.1 in G minor, Op.13

    Ensemble: Danish String Quartet.
  • Per Nørgård

    String Quartet no.1 ('Quartetto Breve')

    Ensemble: Danish String Quartet.
  • Carl Nielsen

    String Quartet no.3 in E flat major, Op.14

    Ensemble: Danish String Quartet.
  • Trad.

    Waltz, after Lasse from Lyby

    Ensemble: Danish String Quartet.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Symphony No. 4 in A minor Op.63

    Orchestra: Sveriges Radios Symfoniorkester. Conductor: Daniel Harding.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Nocturne in C minor, Op 48 no 1

    Performer: Teresa Carreño.
    • SESR.
  • Marjan Mozetich

    The Passion of Angels - Concerto for 2 harps and orchestra (1995)

    Performer: Nora Bumanis. Performer: Julia Shaw. Orchestra: CBC Radio Orchestra. Conductor: Mario Bernardi.
    • CACBC.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Lachrymae (Reflections on a song of Dowland) for viola and piano (Op.48)

    Performer: Antoine Tamestit. Performer: Markus Hadulla.
  • Josef Suk

    Serenade for string orchestra in E flat major (Op.6)

    Performer: Béla Bánfalvi. Ensemble: Budapesti Vonósok.
    • HUMR.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Mi restano le lagrime from Alcina (Act 3 Sc.5)

    Singer: Nancy Argenta. Orchestra: CBC Radio Orchestra. Conductor: Monica Huggett.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Concerto for 3 oboes in B flat major

    Performer: Peter Westermann. Performer: Michael Niesemann. Performer: Piet Dhont. Ensemble: Musica Antiqua Köln. Director: Reinhard Goebel.
    • DEWDR.
  • Franz Xaver Schnizer

    Sonata No.1 in C major – from Sei Sonate per il Cembalo ed Organo (Op.1)

    Performer: Gonny van der Maten.
  • Domenico da Piacenza

    Pizochara - for treble viol, small lute and tambourine

    Ensemble: Ensemble Claude Gervais.
    • CACBC.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    4 Kontratanze (K.267)

    Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Mitsuko Uchida.
  • Alfred Grünfeld

    Soirees de Vienne for piano, Op 56

    Performer: Benjamin Grosvenor.
    • GBBBC.
  • Denes Agay

    5 Easy Dances for flute, oboe, clarinet in Bb, bassoon, horn

    Performer: Tae-Won Kim. Performer: Sang-Won Yoon. Performer: Kawng-Ku Lee. Performer: Hyon-Kon Kim. Performer: Hyong-Sup Kim.
  • Armas Järnefelt

    Kanteletar

    Ensemble: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Ilpo Mansnerus.
    • FIYLE.
  • Cécile Louise Chaminade

    Flute Concertino, Op 107

    Performer: Maria Filippova. Performer: Ekaterina Mirzaeva.
    • CZCR.
  • Claude Debussy

    Estampes [1903]

    Performer: Lars David Nilsson.
  • Ernest Bloch

    Schelomo - Rhapsody for cello and orchestra

    Composer: Lukasz Borowicz. Performer: Adam Krzeszowiec. Orchestra: Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Lukasz Borowicz.
  • Felix Nowowiejski

    3 Songs (Op.56) from "The Bialowieza Forest folder"

    Choir: Chór Polskiego Radia w Krakowie. Conductor: Marek Kluza.
    • PLPR.
  • Adam Jarzębski

    Sentinella

    Performer: Simon Standage. Ensemble: Il Tempo Ensemble.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Suite in E major BWV.1006a

    Performer: Konrad Junghänel.
    • DEWDR.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Divertimento in D major (K.205)

    Orchestra: Liszt Ferenc Kamarazenekar. Conductor: János Rolla.
    • HUMR.

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