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Proms 2015: San Francisco Symphony and Michael Tilson Thomas. 2/2.

John Shea presents a concert from the 2015 Proms, with Michael Tilson Thomas conducting the San Francisco Symphony in music by Schoenberg, Henry Cowell and Mahler.

BBC Proms 2015. San Francisco Symphony and Michael Tilson Thomas perform Schoenberg's Theme and Variations, Henry Cowell's short Piano Concerto and Mahler's 1st Symphony. John Shea presents.

1:01 AM
Schoenberg, Arnold [1874-1951]
Theme and Variations, Op 43b
San Francisco Symphony, Michael Tilson-Thomas (conductor)

1:14 AM
Cowell, Henry [1897-1965]
Piano Concerto
Jeremy Denk (piano), San Francisco Symphony, Michael Tilson-Thomas (conductor)

1:29 AM
Ives, Charles [1874-1954]
The Alcotts (from Piano Sonata No 2 'Concord')
Jeremy Denk (piano)

1:35 AM
Mahler, Gustav [1860-1911]
Symphony No 1 in D major
San Francisco Symphony, Michael Tilson-Thomas (conductor)

2:31 AM
Britten, Benjamin [1913-1976]
Sacred and profane - 8 medieval lyrics, Op 91; Ye that pasen by; A Death
Carmina Chamber Choir, Peter Hanke (conductor)

2:47 AM
Hartmann, Johan Peter Emilius (1805-1900)
6 Small Character Pieces to texts by Hans Christian Andersen, Op 50
Nina Gade (piano)

3:01 AM
Buxtehude, Dietrich (1637-1707)
Prelude and Fugue in G minor, BuxWV 149
Velin Iliev (organ)

3:11 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750)
Christ lag in Todesbanden, BWV 4
Balthasar Neumann-Chor, Pythagoras-Ensemble, Thomas Hengelbrock (conductor)

3:29 AM
Telemann, Georg Philipp (1681-1767)
Overture (Suite) in G major 'Burlesque de Quixotte', TWV.55:G10
La Stagione Frankfurt, Michael Schneider (conductor)

3:48 AM
Haydn, Joseph [1732-1809]
Piano Trio in A major, Hob XV:18
Ensemble of the Classic Era

4:08 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
La Clemenza di Tito (overture)
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Sebastian Weigle (conductor)

4:13 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
Martern aller Arten (Die Entführung aus dem Serail)
Cyndia Sieden (soprano), Prima La Musica, Dirk Vermeulen (conductor)

4:23 AM
Beethoven, Ludwig van (1770 -1827)
Incidental music to König Stephan (King Stephen) (overture)
Toronto Symphony Orchestra, Andrew Davis (conductor)

4:31 AM
Weber, Carl Maria von (1786-1826)
Wie nahte mir der Schlummer...Leise, leise (Der Freischütz)
Charlotte Margiono (soprano), Netherlands Radio Philharmonic, Kenneth Montgomery (conductor)

4:40 AM
Wagner, Richard [1813-1883] arr. Liszt, Franz [1811-1886]
Tannhauser (overture)
Yulianna Avdeeva (piano)

4:56 AM
Handel, Georg Friedrich (1685-1759)
Oft on a plat of rising ground (L'Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato)
Emma Kirkby (soprano), Academy of Ancient Music, Andrew Manze (director)

5:01 AM
Dvorák, Antonín (1841-1904)
Slavonic Dance in C major, Op 46 No 1
James Anagnoson and Leslie Kinton (piano)

5:05 AM
Janácek, Leos (1854-1928)
Suite for Orchestra, Op 3
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Ondrej Lenárd (conductor)

5:20 AM
Dvorák, Antonín (1841-1904)
Allegro moderato (4 Romantic Pieces for violin and piano, Op 75)
Young-Zun Kim (violin), Joon-Cha Kim (piano)

5:23 AM
Dvorák, Antonín (1841-1904)
Allegro appassionato (4 Romantic Pieces for violin and piano, Op 75)
Young-Zun Kim (violin), Joon-Cha Kim (piano)

5:26 AM
Suk, Josef (1874-1935)
Fantastic Scherzo, Op 25
BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Richard Hickox (conductor)

5:41 AM
Wiedermann, Bedrich Antonín [1883-1951]
Pastorale dorico
Hans Leenders (1894 Gebrueder Rieger organ, parish church of Rokytnice v Orlikych horach, East Bohemia)

5:48 AM
Vivaldi, Antonio (1678-1741)
Recorder Concerto in F major, RV 442
Michael Schneider (recorder), Camerata Köln

5:56 AM
Zelenka, Jan Dismas (1679-1745)
Requiem Mass in D major, ZWV 46
Hana Blaziková (soprano), Kamila Mazalová (contralto), Vaclav Cízek (tenor), Tomás Král (bass), Jaromír Nosek (bass), Collegium Vocale 1704, Collegium 1704, Václav Luks (conductor)

6:40 AM
Rosetti, Antonín František (c.1750-1792)
Concerto in E flat for 2 horns and orchestra, K.3.53
Jozef Illéš & Ján Budzák (horns), Chamber Association of Slovakian Radio, Vlastimil Horák (conductor).

6 hours

Music Played

  • Darius Milhaud

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

    Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra.
    • GBBBC.
  • Arnold Schoenberg

    Theme and Variations Op 43b

    Orchestra: San Francisco Symphony. Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas.
    • GBBBC.
  • Henry Cowell

    Piano Concerto

    Performer: Jeremy Denk. Orchestra: San Francisco Symphony. Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas.
    • GBBBC.
  • Charles Ives

    The Alcotts (from Piano Sonata No 2 'Concord')

    Performer: Jeremy Denk.
    • GBBBC.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Symphony No 1 in D major

    Orchestra: San Francisco Symphony. Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas.
    • GBBBC.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Sacred and profane - 8 medieval lyrics (Op.91)

    Choir: Carmina Chamber Choir. Conductor: Peter Hanke.
    • DKDR.
  • Johan Peter Emilius Hartmann

    6 Characteerstykker med indledende Smaavers af H.C Andersen (Op.50)

    Performer: Nina Gade.
    • DKDR.
  • Dieterich Buxtehude

    Prelude and Fugue in G minor (BuxWV.149)

    Performer: Velin Iliev.
    • BGBNR.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Cantata 'Christ lag in Todesbanden', BWV 4

    Conductor: Thomas Hengelbrock. Choir: Balthasar-Neumann-Chor. Ensemble: Pythagoras-Ensemble.
    • ATORF.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    'Burlesque de Quixotte' Suite in G minor, TWV.55:G10

    Ensemble: La Stagione Frankfurt. Conductor: Michael Schneider.
    • ATORF.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Keyboard Trio No.18 in A major (Hob XV:18) [1794]

    Ensemble: Ensemble of the Classic Era.
    • AUABC.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Overture to La Clemenza di Tito (K.621)

    Ensemble: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Sebastian Weigle.
    • NONRK.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Constanze's aria "Martern aller Arten" from 'Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail Act 2

    Singer: Cyndia Sieden. Ensemble: Prima la Musica. Conductor: Dirk Vermeulen.
    • BERTBF.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Overture from the Incidental music to König Stephan

    Orchestra: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis.
    • CACBC.
  • Carl Maria von Weber

    Wie nahte mir der Schlummer...Leise, leise - from Act II of Der Freischutz

    Singer: Charlotte Margiono. Orchestra: Radio Filharmonisch Orkest. Conductor: Kenneth Montgomery.
    • NLNOS.
  • Richard Wagner

    Overture to Tannhauser S.442

    Performer: Yulianna Avdeeva. Music Arranger: Franz Liszt.
    • PLPR.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Oft on a plat of rising ground from "L'Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato"

    Singer: Emma Kirkby. Ensemble: Academy of Ancient Music. Director: Andrew Manze.
    • GBBBC.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Slavonic Dance in E minor (Op.46 No.2)

    Performer: Anagnoson & Kinton.
    • CACBC.
  • Leos Janáček

    Suite for Orchestra (Op.3)

    Orchestra: Bratislava Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Ondrej Lenárd.
    • SKSR.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    No.1 Allegro moderato - from 4 Romantic pieces for violin and piano (Op.75)

    Performer: Young-Zun Kim. Performer: Joon-Cha Kim.
    • KRKBS.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    No.3 Allegro appassionato - from 4 Romantic pieces for violin and piano (Op.75)

    Performer: Young-Zun Kim. Performer: Joon-Cha Kim.
    • KRKBS.
  • Josef Suk

    Fantastic scherzo for orchestra Op 25

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • GBBBC.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in F major (RV.442) for treble recorder

    Performer: Michael Schneider. Ensemble: Camerata Köln.
    • DEWDR.
  • Jan Dismas Zelenka

    Requiem mass in D major, ZWV.46

    Singer: Hana Blažíková. Singer: Kamila Mazalova. Singer: Vaclav Cizek. Singer: Tomáš Král. Singer: Jaromir Nosek. Choir: Collegium Vocale 1704. Orchestra: Collegium 1704. Conductor: Václav Luks.
    • PLPR.
  • Antonio Rosetti

    Concerto for 2 horns and orchestra in E flat (K.3.53)

    Performer: Jozef Illéš. Performer: Jan Budzak. Ensemble: Chamber Association of Slovakian Radio. Conductor: Vlastimil Horák.
    • SKSR.

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