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Breaking Free: A Century of Russian Culture. Prokofiev's oratorio 'Ivan the Terrible'

John Shea presents an archive performance of Prokofiev's Oratorio 'Ivan the Terrible' taken from the Eisenstein film score of 1942.

John Shea Presents an archive performance of Prokofiev's Oratorio "Ivan the Terrible" taken from the Eisenstein film score of 1942

12:32 AM
Sergei Prokofiev (1891-1953)
Ivan the Terrible - oratorio, arr. Stasevich from the film score - oratorio, arr. Stasevich from the film score - part 1
Biserka Cvejić (mezzo-soprano), Zlatko Crnković (reciter), Ivan Goran Kovacic Academic Chorus, Zagreb Philharmonic Orchestra, Nikša Bareza (conductor)

1:13 AM
Sergei Prokofiev (1891-1953)
Ivan the Terrible - oratorio, arr. Stasevich from the film score - part 2
Biserka Cvejić (mezzo-soprano), Vladimir Ruždjak (baritone), Zlatko Crnković (reciter), Ivan Goran Kovacic Academic Chorus, Zagreb Philharmonic Orchestra, Nikša Bareza (conductor)

1:46 AM
Sibelius, Jean (1865-1957)
Sonatina No.3 in B flat minor, Op.67 No.3
Eero Heinonen (piano)

1:53 AM
Jacquet de la Guerre, Elisabeth-Claude (1665-1729)
Trio Sonata in D major
Musica Fiorita: Enrico Parizzi & Roberto Falcone (violins), Rebeka Rusó (viola da gamba), Rafael Bonavita (theorbo), Daniela Dolci (harpsichord/director)

2:02 AM
Falla, Manuel de (1876-1946)
Nana; Polo; Jota - from Canciones populares españolas
Moshe Hammer (violin), William Beauvais (guitar)

2:09 AM
Stravinsky, Igor (1882-1971)
Concerto in D major for string orchestra, 'Basle Concerto'
Norwegian Radio Orchestra, Oleg Caetani (conductor)

2:22 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750)
Fantasia and unfinished Fugue in C minor, BWV.906
Andreas Staier (harpsichord)

2:31 AM
Strauss, Richard (1864-1949)
Metamorphosen for 23 solo strings (AV.142)
Risør Festival Strings, Christian Tetzlaff (conductor)

3:00 AM
Schoenberg, Arnold (1874-1951)
3 Folk Songs for chorus, Op.49: 1. Es gingen zwei Gespielen gut; 2. (Der) Mai tritt ein mit Freuden; 3. Mein Herz in steten Treuen
Carmina Chamber Choir, Peter Hanke (conductor)

3:15 AM
Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel (1714-1788)
Sinfonia in D major, Wq.183 No.1
Slovenicum Chamber Orchestra, Uros Lajovic (conductor)

3:26 AM
Carpenter, John Alden [1876-1951]
Krazy Kat: A Jazz Pantomime (1921)
BBC Concert Orchestra, Keith Lockhart (conductor)

3:40 AM
Wieniawski, Henryk (1835-1880)
Polonaise No.1 in D major, Op.4
Reka Szilvay (violin), Naoko Ichihashi (piano)

3:46 AM
Debussy, Claude [1862-1918]
Syrinx for flute solo
Ivica Gabrisova-Encingerova (flute)

3:49 AM
Storace, Bernado (fl. 1664)
Ciaconna
United Continuo Ensemble

3:56 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
La Clemenza di Tito - overture
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Sebastian Weigle (conductor)

4:02 AM
Martinu, Bohuslav (1890-1959)
3 Czech dances for piano
Anastasia Vorotnaya (piano)

4:11 AM
Alpaerts, Flor (1876-1954)
Avondmuziek
I Solisti del Vento, Ivo Hadermann (conductor)

4:21 AM
Brahms, Johannes (1833-1897) [orch. Martin Schmeling]
Hungarian Dance No.1
Sydney Symphony Orchestra, Stuart Challender (conductor)

4:25 AM
Stravinsky, Igor (1882-1971) arr. Maarten Bon
Scherzo à la Russe - arranged for piano forty hands by Maarten Bon
Twenty Grand Pianos - Yoko Abe, Alwin Bär, Gérard van Blerk, Jacob Bogaart, Maarten Bon, Lodewijk Collette, Ellen Corver, Ton Demmers, Sepp Grotenhuis, Paul Komen, Jaap Kooi, Else Krijgsman, David Kuyken, Frank van de Laar, Carlos Moerdijk, Antoine Oomen, Nick van Oosterum, Robert Post, Daniel Wayenberg, Mariken Zandvliet (pianos)

4:31 AM
Bruckner, Anton (1824-1896)
2 Graduals: Locus iste; Christus factus est
Danish National Radio Choir, Jesper Grove Jorgensen (conductor)

4:39 AM
Couperin, François 1668-1733]
Suite No.6 from Livre de pièces de clavecin (excerpts)
Andreas Staier (harpsichord)

4:51 AM
Schubert, Franz (1797-1828)
Rosamunde - Ballet Music No.2 (D.797)
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, Heinz Holliger (Conductor)

4:58 AM
Chopin, Fryderyk [1810-1849]
Scherzo No. 1 in B minor, Op.20
Yulianna Avdeeva (piano)

5:09 AM
Geminiani, Francesco (1687-1762)
Concerto No.1 in D major (after Corelli's Op.5)
Academy of Ancient Music, Andrew Manze (director/violin)

5:17 AM
Stravinsky, Igor (1882-1971)
Octet for wind instruments
Canadian Chamber Ensemble, Raffi Armenian (conductor)

5:33 AM
Britten, Benjamin (1913-1976) text Arthur Rimbaud (1854-1891)
Les Illuminations for voice and string orchestra, Op.18
Henriette Schellenberg (soprano), Manitoba Chamber Orchestra, Simon Streatfield (conductor)

5:56 AM
Ravel, Maurice (1875-1937)
Valses nobles et sentimentales (1912)
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Bernard Haitink (conductor)

6:14 AM
Kodaly, Zoltan (1882-1967), unknown arranger
Dances of Galanta (Galántai táncok)
Adam Fellegi (piano).

6 hours

Music Played

  • Darius Milhaud

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

    Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra.
    • GBBBC.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Ivan the Terrible [Ivan Grosniy] - oratorio, arr. Stasevich from the film score - part 1

    Music Arranger: Abram Stasevich. Singer: Biserka Cvejic. Singer: Vladimir Ruždjak. Choir: Ivan Goran Kovacic Academic Chorus. Orchestra: Zagrebačka filharmonija. Conductor: Nikša Bareza.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Ivan the Terrible [Ivan Grosniy] - oratorio, arr. Stasevich from the film score - part 2

    Music Arranger: Abram Stasevich. Singer: Biserka Cvejic. Singer: Vladimir Ruždjak. Choir: Ivan Goran Kovacic Academic Chorus. Orchestra: Zagrebačka filharmonija. Conductor: Nikša Bareza.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Sonatina no.3 for piano (Op.67 No.3) in B flat minor

    Performer: Eero Heinonen.
  • Elisabeth Jacquet de La Guerre

    Sonata in D major for 2 violins and continuo

    Ensemble: Musica Fiorita. Director: Daniela Dolci.
  • Manuel de Falla

    No.5 Nana; No.7 Polo; No.4 Jota from Canciones populares espanolas

    Performer: Moshe Hammer. Performer: William Beauvais.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Concerto for string orchestra in D major, 'Basle concerto'

    Orchestra: Kringkastingsorkestret. Conductor: Oleg Caetani.
    • NONRK.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Fantasia (and unfinished fugue) for keyboard in C minor, BWV.906

    Performer: Andreas Staier.
    • DEWDR.
  • Richard Strauss

    Metamorphosen for 23 solo strings (AV.142)

    Ensemble: Risor Festival Strings. Conductor: Christian Tetzlaff.
  • Arnold Schoenberg

    Folksongs for chorus, Op 49

    Choir: Carmina Chamber Choir. Conductor: Peter Hanke.
    • DKDR.
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Sinfonia in D major Wq.183 No 1

    Orchestra: Slovenicum Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Uroš Lajovic.
    • SIRTVS.
  • John Alden Carpenter

    Krazy Kat: A Jazz Pantomime (1921)

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Keith Lockhart.
    • GBBBC.
  • Henryk Wieniawski

    Polonaise No.1 in D major (Op.4)

    Performer: Réka Szilvay. Performer: Naoko Ichihashi.
  • Claude Debussy

    Syrinx for solo flute

    Performer: Ivica Gabrisova-Encingerova.
    • SKSR.
  • Bernardo Storace

    Ciaconna

    Ensemble: United Continuo Ensemble.
    • PLPR.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Overture to La Clemenza di Tito (K.621)

    Ensemble: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Sebastian Weigle.
    • NONRK.
  • Bohuslav Martinu

    3 Czech dances for piano

    Performer: Anastasia Vorotnaya.
    • CZCR.
  • Flor Alpaerts

    Avondmuziek for wind octet (1915)

    Ensemble: I Soloisti del Vento. Conductor: Ivo Hadermann.
    • BEVRT.
  • Anton Bruckner

    2 graduals for chorus: Locus iste & Christus Factus est

    Choir: Danish National Radio Choir. Conductor: Jesper Grove Jorgensen.
    • DKDR.
  • François Couperin

    Sixieme ordre (excerpts) from Livre de pieces de clavecin

    Performer: Andreas Staier.
  • Franz Schubert

    Rosamunde (Ballet Music No 2), D797

    Orchestra: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Heinz Holliger.
    • NONRK.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Scherzo for piano no. 1 (Op.20) in B minor

    Performer: Yulianna Avdeeva.
    • PLPR.
  • Francesco Geminiani

    Concerto no.1 in D major (after Corelli's op.5)

    Performer: Andrew Manze. Ensemble: Academy of Ancient Music. Director: Andrew Manze.
    • GBBBC.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Octet for wind instruments

    Ensemble: Canadian Chamber Ensemble. Conductor: Raffi Armenian.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Valses nobles et sentimentales (1912)

    Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Bernard Haitink.
  • Zoltán Kodály

    Dances of Galanta (Galantai tancok) arr. for piano (orig. for orchestra)

    Performer: Adam Fellegi. Music Arranger: Unknown.
    • HUMR.

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