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Music to mark Bulgaria's 2017 Day of Culture and Literacy

Catriona Young presents a programme to mark Bulgaria's 2017 Day of Culture and Literacy.

Catriona Young presents a programme to mark the National Day of Culture in Bulgaria

12:31 AM
Alexandr Tikhonovich Grechaninov [1864-1956]
Liturgia Domestica, Op 79
Boris Christoff (bass), Bulgarian Svetoslav Obretenov Choir, Bulgarian National Radio Chamber Orchestra, Georgi Robev (conductor)

1:47 AM
Raychev, Alexander [1922-2003]
Sonata-Poem for violin and orchestra
Boyan Lechev (violin), Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra, Vassil Stefanov (conductor)

2:07 AM
Vladigerov, Pancho (1899-1978)
Sonatina Concertante, Op.28
Ivan Eftimov (piano)

2:26 AM
Dinev, Petar [1889-1980]
Vse upovanie moe (My Whole Trust)
Holy Trinity Choir , Plovdiv, Vessela Geleva (conductor)

2:31 AM
Beethoven, Ludwig van [1770 -1827] arr Ries, Ferdinand [1784-1838]
Symphony No. 3 in E flat major, 'Eroica', arr piano quartet
Florian Uhlig (piano), Agata Szymczewska (violin), Amihai Grosz (viola), Rafal Kwiatkowski (cello)

3:16 AM
Ravel, Maurice (1875-1937)
Ma Mère l'Oye ('Mother Goose Suite')
Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra, Emil Tabakov (conductor)

3:34 AM
Chopin, Frédéric (1810-1849)
Variations in E major on a German National Air (Op.posth)
Ludmil Angelov (piano)

3:42 AM
Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel (1714-1788)
Wer ist so würdig als du, Wq.222
Wilfried Jochens (tenor), Rheinische Kantorei, Das Kleine Konzert, Herman Max (conductor)

3:48 AM
Mussorgsky, Modest Petrovich (1839-1881)
Prelude and Dance of the Persian Slaves from Khovanschina
Sofia Symphony Orchestra, Ivan Marinov (Conductor)

4:01 AM
Paderewski, Ignacy Jan (1860-1941)
Caprice Valse from 'Album de Mai', Op.10, No.5
Zheeyoung Moon (Piano)

4:06 AM
Weber, Carl Maria von (1786-1826)
The Ruler of the Spirits - overture
BBC Philharmonic, Vassily Sinaisky (conductor)

4:12 AM
Elgar, Edward (1857-1934)
Serenade for Strings
Seoul Chamber Orchestra, Yong-Yun Kim (male) (conductor)

4:24 AM
Stainov, Petko (1896-1977)
A Bright Sun has Risen
Petko Stainov Mixed Choir Kazanlak, Petya Pavlovich (conductor)

4:31 AM
Stoyanov, Vesselin (1902-1969)
Rhapsody
Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra, Vassil Stefanov (conductor)

4:41 AM
Ravel, Maurice (1875-1937)
Rapsodie espagnole
Piano Duo: Aglika Genova, Liuben Dimitrov

4:54 AM
Verdi, Giuseppe (1813-1901)
Duet: Tardo per gli anni, e tremulo (Attila and Ezio) from the Prologue to Attila
Nicola Ghiuselev (bass: Attila), Vladimir Stoyanov (baritone: Ezio, a Roman General), Sofia Symphony Orchestra, Boris Hinchev (conductor)

5:01 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
Serenade from 'Don Giovanni' (transcr. Wilhelm Backhaus)
Dennis Hennig (piano)

5:06 AM
Dvorák, Antonín (1841-1904)
Serenade in D minor, Op.44
I Solisti del Vento, Etienne Siebens (conductor)

5:30 AM
Hasse, Johann Adolfe (1699-1783)
Overture to Arminio
Ekkehard Hering & Wolfgang Kube (oboes), Andrew Joy & Rainer Jurkiewicz (horns), Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin, Stephan Mai (director)

5:36 AM
Stainov, Petko (1896-1977)
The Secret of the Struma River
Gusla Men's Choir, Vassil Stefanov (conductor)

5:44 AM
Täpkov, Dimitär (b. 1929)
First Suite for String Quartet
Avramov String Quartet

5:50 AM
Szymanowski, Karol (1882-1937) orch. Wilkomirski, Kazimierz (1900-1995)
Variations in B flat minor, Op.3
Polish Radio National Symphony Orchestra in Katowice, Marek Pijarowski (conductor)

6:04 AM
Stoyanov, Vesselin (1902-1969)
Cello Concerto
Anatoli Krastev (cello), Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra, Stanislav Ushev (conductor).

6 hours

Music Played

  • Darius Milhaud

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

    Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra.
    • GBBBC.
  • Alexander Gretchaninov

    Liturgia Domestica Op 79

    Singer: Boris Christoff. Choir: Bulgarian Svetoslav Obretenov Choir. Orchestra: Bulgarian National Radio Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Georgi Robev.
  • Alexander Raychev

    Sonata-Poem for violin and symphony orchestra

    Performer: Boyan Lechev. Orchestra: Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Vassil Stevanov.
    • BGBNR.
  • Pancho Vladigerov

    Sonatina Concertante, Op 28

    Performer: Ivan Eftimov.
  • Petar Dinev

    Vse upovanie moe (My Whole Trust)

    Choir: Holy Trinity Choir, Plovdiv. Conductor: Vessela Geleva.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony No 3 in E flat major Op 55 'Eroica' arr. Piano Quartet

    Performer: Florian Uhlig. Performer: Agata Szymczewska. Performer: Amihai Grosz. Performer: Rafal Kwiatkowski. Music Arranger: Ferdinand Ries.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Ma mere L'Oye (Mother Goose)

    Orchestra: Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Емил Табаков.
    • BGBNR.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Variations in E major on a German National Air (op.posth)

    Performer: Ludmil Angelov.
    • BGBNR.
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Wer ist so wurdig als Du (Wq.222) (Hamburg, 1774)

    Singer: Wilfried Jochens. Choir: Rheinische Kantorei. Ensemble: Das Kleine Konzert. Conductor: Hermann Max.
  • Modest Mussorgsky

    Prelude and Dance of the Persian Slaves from Khovanschina

    Orchestrator: Dmitry Shostakovich. Orchestra: Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Ivan Marinov.
  • Ignacy Jan Paderewski

    Caprice Valse, Op 10 No 5, 'Album de Mai'

    Performer: Zheeyoung Moon.
  • Carl Maria von Weber

    The Ruler of the spirits, overture, Op 27

    Ensemble: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Vassily Sinaisky.
    • GBBBC.
  • Edward Elgar

    Serenade for string orchestra (Op.20) in E minor

    Orchestra: Seoul Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Yong-Yun Kim.
  • Petko Stainov

    A bright sun has risen

    Lyricist: Trad.. Choir: Petko Stainov Mixed Choir Kazanlak. Conductor: Petya Pavlovich.
    • BGBNR.
  • Veselin Stoyanov

    Rhapsody (1956)

    Orchestra: Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Vassil Stefanov.
    • BGBNR.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Rapsodie espagnole vers. for 2 pianos

    Performer: Aglika Genova. Performer: Liuben Dimitrov.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Duet: Tardo per gli anni, e tremulo (Attila & Ezio) from the prologue to Attila

    Singer: Nicola Ghiuselev. Singer: Vladimir Stoyanov. Orchestra: Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Boris Hinchev.
    • BGBNR.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Serenade from "Don Giovanni" (transcr. Wilhelm Backhaus)

    Performer: Dennis Hennig.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Wind Serenade in D minor, Op 44 [1878]

    Ensemble: I Soloisti del Vento. Conductor: Etienne Siebens.
    • BEVRT.
  • Johann Adolf Hasse

    Arminio (Overture)

    Performer: Ekkehard Hering. Performer: Wolfgang Kube. Performer: Andrew Joy. Performer: Rainier Jurkiewicz. Ensemble: Academy for Ancient Music Berlin. Director: Stephan Mai.
    • DEWDR.
  • Petko Stainov

    The Secret of the Struma River - ballad for men's choir (1931)

    Choir: Gusla Men's Choir. Conductor: Vassil Stefanov.
    • BGBNR.
  • Dimitar Tapkov

    First Suite for String Quartet (1957)

    Ensemble: Avramov String Quartet.
    • BGBNR.
  • Karol Szymanowski

    Variations in B flat minor (Op.3) originally for piano

    Music Arranger: Kazimierz Wilkomirski. Orchestra: Polish Radio National Symphony Orchestra Katowice. Conductor: Marek Pijarowski.

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