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Rimsky-Korsakov's Sheherazade

Jonathan Swain presents a performance of Rimsky-Korsakov's Sheherazade from Romanian Radio.

Jonathan Swain presents a performance of Rimsky-Korsakov's Sheherazade from Romanian Radio.

1:01 AM BST
Glinka, Mikhail Ivanovich (1804-1857)
Overture to the opera 'Ruslan i Lyudmila'
Romanian Radio National Orchestra, Cristian Macelaru (conductor)

1:07 AM BST
Rimsky-Korsakov, Nicolai (1844-1908)
Sheherazade - symphonic suite, Op.35
Romanian Radio National Orchestra, Cristian Macelaru (conductor)

1:52 AM BST
Ravel, Maurice (1875-1937)
Alborada del gracioso (The Jester's Aubade) - from the suite 'Miroirs' (1905)
Bengt-Åke Lundin (piano)

1:00 AM GMT
Stenhammar, Wilhelm (1871-1927)
String Quartet No.3 in F major (Op.18)
Yggdrasil String Quartet

1:32 AM GMT
Grieg, Edvard (Hagerup) [1843-1907]
4 Psalms for baritone and mixed voices (Op.74)
Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir, Paul Hillier (conductor)

1:53 AM GMT
Bach, Johann Sebastian [1685-1750]
Violin Sonata No.3 in C (BWV.1005)
Vilde Frang (violin)

2:17 AM GMT
Mendelssohn, Felix (1809-1847)
Symphony No.3 in A minor (Op.56), 'Scottish'
BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Richard Hickox (conductor)

3:01 AM GMT
Schubert, Franz (1797-1828)
Piano Sonata in A minor (D.784)
Alfred Brendel (piano)

3:21 AM GMT
Telemann, Georg Philipp (1681-1767)
Suite in E minor
Douglas Mackie and Jane Dickie (flutes), Barbara Jane Gilby and Imogen Lidgett (solo violins), Sue-Ellen Paulsen (cello), Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra, Geoffrey Lancaster (conductor/harpsichord)

3:54 AM GMT
Copi, Ambrož (b.1973)
Psalm 108: My heart is steadfast
Chamber Choir AVE, Andraž Hauptman (conductor)

3:59 AM GMT
Mihelcic, Pavel (b.1937)
Nocturne for violin and guitar
Tomaž Lorenz (violin), Jerko Novek (guitar)

4:04 AM GMT
Enescu, George (1881-1955)
Romanian Rhapsody No.1 in A major (Op.11 No.1)
BBC Concert Orchestra, Barry Wordsworth (conductor)

4:17 AM GMT
Weber, Carl Maria von (1786-1826)
Agathe's aria 'Und ob die Wolke sie verhulle' - from Act III of "Der Freischütz"
Charlotte Margiono (soprano), Netherlands Radio Philharmonic, Kenneth Montgomery (conductor)

4:24 AM GMT
Chopin, Fryderyk [1810-1849]
Ballade for piano no.4 (Op.52) in F minor
Zbigniew Raubo (piano)

4:35 AM GMT
Saint-Saëns, Camille (1835-1921)
Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso (Op.28)
Taik-Ju Lee (violin), Young-Lan Han (piano)

4:45 AM GMT
Svendsen, Johan (1840-1911)
Romeo and Juliet (Op.18)
Norwegian Radio Orchestra, John Storgards (conductor)

5:01 AM GMT
Capricornus, Samuel (1628-1665)
Sonata a 3 from Continuation der neuen wohl angestimmten Taffel-Lustmusic (1671)
Musica Aeterna Bratislava, Peter Zajícek (director)

5:07 AM GMT
Arban, Jean-Baptiste (1825-1889) (arr. David Stanhope)
Fantasy and variations on a Cavatina from 'Beatrice di Tenda' by Bellini
Geoffrey Payne (trumpet), Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, Michael Halasz (conductor)

5:14 AM GMT
Verdi, Giuseppe (1813-1901)
Va Pensiero chorus from "Nabucco"
Canadian Opera Company Orchestra and Chorus, Richard Bradshaw (conductor)

5:19 AM GMT
Beethoven, Ludwig van (1770-1827)
Sonata quasi una fantasia for piano (Op.27 No.2) in C sharp minor, 'Moonlight'
Khatia Buniatishvili (piano)

5:33 AM GMT
Debussy, Claude (1862-1918)
Danse sacrée et danse profane for harp and strings
Eva Maros (harp), orchestra and conductor not credited

5:43 AM GMT
Brahms, Johannes (1833-1897)
Seven Songs: Wir wandelten (Op.96 No.2); Alte Liebe (Op.72 No.1); Das Mädchen spricht (Op.107 No.3); Immer leiser wird mein Schlummer (Op.105 No 2); Meine Liebe ist Grün (Op.63 No.5); Von ewiger Liebe (Op.43 No.1); Der Tod, das ist die kühle Nacht (Op.96 no.1)
Barbara Hendricks (soprano), Leif Ove Andsnes (piano)

6:04 AM GMT
Califano, Arcangelo (fl.1700-1750)
Sonata for 2 oboes, bassoon and keyboard in C major
Ensemble Zefiro

6:14 AM GMT
Scarlatti, Alessandro [1660-1725]
Toccata per cembalo d'ottava stesa in D minor (Napoli 1723)
Rinaldo Alessandrini (harpsichord)

6:34 AM GMT
Haydn, Joseph (1732-1809)
Symphony No.92 (H.1.92) in G major, 'Oxford'
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Heinz Wallberg (conductor).

7 hours

Music Played

  • Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka

    Overture to the opera 'Ruslan i Lyudmila'

    Performer: Cristian Macelaru. Orchestra: National Radio Orchestra of Romania.
  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    Sheherazade

    Orchestra: National Radio Orchestra of Romania. Conductor: Cristian Macelaru.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Alborada del gracioso

    Performer: Bengt-Åke Lundin.
    • SESR.
  • Wilhelm Stenhammar

    String Quartet No 3 in F major, Op 18

    Ensemble: Yggdrasil String Quartet.
  • Edvard Grieg

    4 Psalms for baritone and mixed voices (Op.74)

    Choir: Eesti Filharmoonia Kammerkoor. Choir: Paul Hillier.
    • NONRK.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Violin Sonata No.3 in C (BWV.1005)

    Performer: Vilde Frang Bjaerke.
    • NONRK.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Symphony No.3 in A minor (Op.56), "Scottish"

    Ensemble: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
  • Franz Schubert

    Sonata for piano in A minor, D784

    Performer: Alfred Brendel.
    • NLNOS.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Suite in E minor

    Performer: Barbara Jane Gilby. Performer: Imogen Lidgett. Performer: Douglas Mackie. Performer: Jane Dickie. Performer: Sue-Ellen Paulsen. Performer: Geoffrey Lancaster. Orchestra: Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Geoffrey Lancaster.
    • AUABC.
  • Ambrož Čopi

    Psalm 108: My heart is steadfast

    Choir: Chamber Choir AVE. Conductor: Andraz Hauptman.
  • Pavel Mihelčič

    Nocturne for violin and guitar

    Performer: Tomaž Lorenz. Performer: Jerko Novek.
  • George Enescu

    Romanian Rhapsody No.1 in A major (Op.11 No.1)

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Barry Wordsworth.
  • Carl Maria von Weber

    Agathe's aria 'Und ob die Wolke sie verhulle' from Act III of Der Freischutz

    Singer: Charlotte Margiono. Orchestra: Radio Filharmonisch Orkest. Conductor: Kenneth Montgomery.
    • NLNPB.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Ballade for piano no. 4 (Op.52) in F minor

    Performer: Zbigniew Raubo.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Introduction and rondo capriccioso (Op.28), arr. for violin & piano

    Performer: Taik-Ju Lee. Performer: Young-Lan Han.
    • KRKBS.
  • Johan Svendsen

    Romeo and Juliet (Op.18)

    Orchestra: Kringkastingsorkestret. Conductor: John Storgårds.
  • Samuel Capricornus

    Sonata (Continuation der neuen wohl angestimmten Taffel-Lustmusic (1671))

    Ensemble: Musica Aeterna Bratislava. Director: Peter Zajíček.
  • Jean-Baptiste Arban

    Fantasy and variations on a Cavatina from 'Beatrice di Tenda' by Bellini

    Performer: Geoffrey Payne. Music Arranger: David Stanhope. Orchestra: Melbourne Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Michael Halász.
    • AUABC.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Va Pensieri chorus from Nabucco

    Orchestra: Canadian Opera Company Orchestra. Choir: Canadian Opera Company Chorus. Conductor: Richard Bradshaw.
    • CACBC.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Sonata quasi una fantasia for piano (Op.27 No.2) in C sharp minor, 'Moonlight'

    Performer: Khatia Buniatishvili.
  • Claude Debussy

    Danse sacree et danse profane for harp and strings

    Performer: Eva Maros. Orchestra: Unknown. Conductor: Unknown.
    • HUMR.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Seven Songs

    Performer: Leif Ove Andsnes. Singer: Barbara Hendricks.
    • NONRK.
  • Arcangelo Califano

    Sonata for 2 oboes, bassoon and keyboard in C major

    Ensemble: Ensemble Zefiro.
    • DEWDR.
  • Alessandro Scarlatti

    Toccata per cembalo d'ottava siete in D minor (Napoli 1723)

    Performer: Rinaldo Alessandrini.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony no.92 (H.1.92) in G major, "Oxford" EDITED applause

    Ensemble: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Heinz Wallberg.
    • NONRK.

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