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Bach's Art of Fugue in a version for orchestra

Jonathan Swain presents a performance from Lugano of JS Bach's The Art of Fugue orchestrated by Hermann Scherchen.

Jonathan Swain presents a performance from Lugano of JS Bach's The Art of Fugue orchestrated by Hermann Scherchen.

1:01 AM
Pergolesi, Giovanni Battista (1710-1736), orch. Maderna, Bruno (1920-1973)
Palestrine-Konzert (Concertino No.3)
Swiss Italian Orchestra, Dennis Russell Davies (conductor)

1:12 AM
Frescobaldi, Girolamo (1583-1643), orch. Maderna, Bruno (1920-1973)
Three Pieces for Organ
Swiss Italian Orchestra, Dennis Russell Davies (conductor)

1:23 AM
Viadana, Ludovico (1560-1627), orch. Maderna, Bruno (1920-1973)
Sinfonie Napoletana, Veronese, Romana, Mantovana
Swiss Italian Orchestra, Dennis Russell Davies (conductor)

1:35 AM
Webern, Anton (1883-1945)
4 Songs, Op 13
Halina Lukomska (soprano), Concertgebouw Orchestra, Bruno Maderna (conductor)

1:44 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750), orch. Scherchen, Herman (1891-1966)
The Art of Fugue, BWV 1080 (extracts), and Vor deinem Thron, BWV 668
Swiss Italian Orchestra, Dennis Russell Davies (conductor)

2:37 AM
Boulez, Pierre (1925-1916)
Notations 1-4 and 7
BBC Symphony Orchestra, Susanna Malkki (conductor)

2:56 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750) orch. Schoenberg, Arnold (1874-1951)
Chorale Prelude: Komm, Gott Schöpfer, heiliger Geist, BWV.631
Sydney Symphony Orchestra, Edo de Waart (conductor)

3:01 AM
Stravinsky, Igor (1882-1971)
The Firebird - suite (version 1919)
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Jukka-Pekka Saraste (conductor)

3:21 AM
Stenhammar, Wilhelm (1871-1927)
String Quartet No.3 in F major, Op.18
Yggdrasil String Quartet

3:54 AM
Norman, Ludwig (1831-1885), arr. Niklas Willen
Andante Sostenuto
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Niklas Willén (conductor)

4:04 AM
Frescobaldi, Girolamo (1583-1643), transc. Bartók, Béla (1881-1945)
Toccata in G (BB.A-4i, 1927)
Jan Michiels (piano)

4:09 AM
Gabrieli, Giovanni (c.1553-1612)
Exaudi me
Danish National Radio Chorus, Copenhagen Cornetts & Sackbutts, Lars Baunkilde (violone), Soren Christian Vestergaard (organ), Bo Holten (conductor)

4:16 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus [1756-1791]
Symphony No.23 in D major (K.181)
RTV Slovenia Orchestra, Marko Munih (conductor)

4:27 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)

4:34 AM
Puccini, Giacomo (1858-1924)
Intermezzo from Manon Lescaut (between Acts 2 and 3)
BBC Philharmonic, Gianandrea Noseda (conductor)

4:40 AM
Weber, Carl Maria von (1786-1826)
Variationen über ein Zigeunerlied, Op.55 (J.219)
Niklas Sivelöv (piano)

4:45 AM
Glazunov, Alexander Konstantinovich (1865-1936)
Concert Waltz No.2 in F major, Op.51
CBC Vancouver Symphony Orchestra, Kazuyoshi Akiyama (conductor)

4:54 AM
Moniuszko, Stanislaw (1819-1872)
Mountain Dances - from the opera 'Halka' (1846-1857)
Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Szymon Kawalla (conductor)

5:01 AM
Gabrieli, Giovanni (c.1554-1623), orch. Maderna, Bruno (1920-1973)
Canzona a tre voci
Swiss Italian Orchestra, Dennis Russell Davies (conductor)

5:07 AM
Pederson, Mogens (c.1583-1623)
3 songs for 5 voices
Ars Nova, Bo Holten (director)

5:14 AM
Haydn, Joseph (1732-1809)
L'Isola disabitata - Overture/Sinfonia
Norwegian Radio Orchestra, Rolf Gupta (conductor)

5:22 AM
Brahms, Johannes (183301897)
Scherzo in C minor (from F-A-E Sonata)
David Petrlik (violin), Renata Ardasevova (piano)

5:29 AM
Schumann, Robert (1810-1856)
Cello Concerto in A minor, Op.129
Daniel Müller-Schott (cello), Norwegian Radio Orchestra, Gürer Aykal (conductor)

5:53 AM
Buxtehude, Dietrich [1637-1707]
Jesu, meines Lebens Leben, BuxWV 62
Marieke Steenhoek (soprano), Miriam Meyer (soprano), Bogna Bartosz (contralto), Marco van de Klundert (tenor), Klaus Mertens (bass), Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra, Ton Koopman (conductor)

6:01 AM
Mendelssohn, Felix (1809-1847)
Symphony No.4 in A major, Op.90, 'Italian'
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, Nello Santi (conductor)

6:31 AM
Hartmann, Johan Peter Emilius (1805-1900)
Deux Pièces caractéristiques, Op.25
Nina Gade (piano)

6:45 AM
Malipiero, Gian Francesco (1882-1973)
Concerto a tre
Trio Lorenz, Slovenian Radio & Television Symphony Orchestra, Jakov Cipci (conductor).

6 hours

Music Played

  • Darius Milhaud

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

    Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra.
    • GBBBC.
  • Bruno Maderna

    Palestrine-Konzert (Concertino No 3)

    Composer: Giovanni Battista Pergolesi. Orchestra: Swiss Italian Orchestra. Conductor: Dennis Russell Davies.
  • Girolamo Frescobaldi

    Three pieces for Organ

    Orchestrator: Bruno Maderna. Orchestra: Swiss Italian Orchestra. Conductor: Dennis Russell Davies.
  • Lodovico Grossi da Viadana

    Sinfonie Napoletana, Veronese, Romana, Mantovana

    Orchestrator: Bruno Maderna. Orchestra: Swiss Italian Orchestra. Conductor: Dennis Russell Davies.
  • Anton Webern

    4 Songs, Op 13

    Singer: Halina Lukomska. Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Bruno Maderna.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Art of Fugue (extracts), BWV 1080 and Vor deinem Thron, BWV 668

    Orchestrator: Hermann Scherchen. Orchestra: Swiss Italian Orchestra. Conductor: Dennis Russell Davies.
  • Pierre Boulez

    Notations 1-4 and 7

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Susanna Mälkki.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Chorale Prelude: Komm, Gott Schopfer, heiliger Geist, BWV 631 [orig for organ]

    Orchestrator: Arnold Schoenberg. Orchestra: Sydney Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Edo de Waart.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    The Firebird Suite (version 1919)

    Orchestra: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jukka‐Pekka Saraste.
    • FIYLE.
  • Wilhelm Stenhammar

    String Quartet No 3 in F major, Op 18

    Ensemble: Yggdrasil String Quartet.
  • Ludwig Norman

    Andante Sostenuto

    Music Arranger: Niklas Willén. Orchestra: Sveriges Radios Symfoniorkester. Conductor: Niklas Willén.
    • SESR.
  • Girolamo Frescobaldi

    Toccata in G

    Performer: Jan Michiels.
  • Giovanni Gabrieli

    Exaudi me, for 12 part triple chorus, continuo and 4 trombones

    Performer: Lars Baunkilde. Performer: Soren Christian Vestergaard. Choir: Danish National Radio Chorus. Ensemble: Copenhagen Cornetts & Sackbutts. Conductor: Bo Holten.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Symphony No 23 in D major, K181

    Orchestra: Simfonični orkester RTV Slovenija. Conductor: Marko Munih.
    • SIRTVS.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Tu del Ciel ministro eletto - from Il Trionfo del tempo e del disinganno

    Singer: Sabine Devieilhe. Ensemble: Les Ambassadeurs. Director: Alexis Kossenko.
  • Giacomo Puccini

    Intermezzo, Manon Lescaut (between Acts 2 and 3)

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda.
    • GBBBC.
  • Carl Maria von Weber

    Variationen über ein Zigeunerlied for piano (J219), Op 55 (1817)

    Performer: Niklas Sivelöv.
    • SESR.
  • Alexander Glazunov

    Concert waltz for orchestra No 2 in F major, Op 51

    Orchestra: CBC Vancouver Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Kazuyoshi Akiyama.
    • CACBC.
  • Stanislaw Moniuszko

    Mountain Dance (from the opera 'Halka')

    Orchestra: Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Szymon Kawalla.
  • Giovanni Gabrieli

    Canzona a tre voci

    Orchestrator: Bruno Maderna. Orchestra: Swiss Italian Orchestra. Conductor: Dennis Russell Davies.
  • Mogens Pederson

    3 songs for 5 voices

    Ensemble: Ars Nova. Director: Bo Holten.
    • DEWDR.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Overture, L' Isola disabitata

    Orchestra: Kringkastingsorkestret. Conductor: Rolf Gupta.
    • NONRK.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Scherzo in C minor (from F-A-E Sonata)

    Performer: David Petrlik. Performer: Renata Ardaševová.
  • Robert Schumann

    Cello Concerto in A minor, Op 129

    Performer: Daniel Müller‐Schott. Orchestra: Kringkastingsorkestret. Conductor: Gürer Aykal.
    • NONRK.
  • Dietrich Buxtehude

    Jesu, meines Lebens Leben, BuxWV 62

    Singer: Marieke Steenhoek. Singer: Miriam Meyer. Singer: Bogna Bartosz. Singer: Marco van de Klundert. Singer: Klaus Mertens. Orchestra: Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra. Conductor: Ton Koopman.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Symphony No 4 in A major 'Italian', Op 90

    Orchestra: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Nello Santi.
  • Johan Peter Emilius Hartmann

    2 pieces caracteristiques, Op 25

    Performer: Nina Gade.
    • DKDR.
  • Gian Francesco Malipiero

    Concerto a-tre (1938)

    Performer: Primoz Lorenz. Performer: Tomaž Lorenz. Performer: Matija Lorenz,. Ensemble: Trio Lorenz. Orchestra: Slovenian Radio and Television Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jakov Cipci.

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