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Handel's 'Israel in Egypt' from the 2017 BBC Proms

Catriona Young presents a performance from the 2017 BBC Proms of Handel's oratorio 'Israel in Egypt' performed by the Orchestra and Choir of the Age of Enlightenment.

Catriona Young presents a performance from the 2017 BBC Proms of Handel's oratorio 'Israel in Egypt' performed by the Orchestra and Choir of the Age of Enlightenment conducted by William Christie.

12:31 AM
George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)
Israel in Egypt - oratorio (original 1739 version) - Part 1
Zoë Brookshaw (soprano), Rowan Pierce (soprano), Christopher Lowrey (countertenor), Jeremy Budd (tenor), Dingle Yandell (bass-baritone), Callum Thorpe (bass), The Choir & Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, William Christie (conductor)

1:14 AM
George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)
Israel in Egypt - oratorio (original 1739 version) - Part 2
Zoë Brookshaw (soprano), Rowan Pierce (soprano), Christopher Lowrey (countertenor), Jeremy Budd (tenor), Dingle Yandell (bass-baritone), Callum Thorpe (bass), The Choir & Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, William Christie (conductor)

1:40 AM
George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)
Israel in Egypt - oratorio (original 1739 version) - Part 3
Zoë Brookshaw (soprano), Rowan Pierce (soprano), Christopher Lowrey (countertenor), Jeremy Budd (tenor), Dingle Yandell (bass-baritone), Callum Thorpe (bass), The Choir & Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, William Christie (conductor)

2:18 AM
Platti, Giovanni Benedetto (1696-1763)
Concerto in G minor for oboe, strings and bass continuo
Hans-Peter Westermann (oboe), Neue Düsseldorfer Hofmusik, Mary Utiger (director)

2:31 AM
Grieg, Edvard Hagerup [1843-1907]
Violin Sonata No 3 in C minor, Op 45
Julian Rachlin (violin), Leif Ove Andsnes (piano)

3:28 AM
Villa-Lobos, Heitor (1887-1959)
Guitar Prelude No 3 in A minor
Norbert Kraft (guitar)

3:35 AM
Scarlatti, Domenico (1685-1757)
Sonata in D minor, Kk9 'Pastorale'; Sonata in B minor, Kk27; Sonata in A major, Kk322
Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli (piano)

3:42 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750)
Brandenburg Concerto No 3 in G major for 3 violins, 3 violas, 3 cellos & basso continuo, BWV 1048
Australian Brandenburg Orchestra, Paul Dyer (conductor)

3:56 AM
Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolai (1844-1908) [Libretto derived from Alexander Pushkin's play of the same name]
Salieri's Aria from "Mozart and Salieri" - opera in 1 act, Op 48
Robert Holl (bass), Netherlands Radio Philharmonic, Kenneth Montgomery (conductor)

4:04 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
Flute Quartet No 4 in A major, K298
Dae-Won Kim (flute),Yong-Woo Chun (violin), Myung-Hee Cho (viola), Jink-Yung Chee (cello)

4:16 AM
Strauss, Johann Jr (1825-1899)
Rosen aus dem Süden, waltz Op 388
Danish Radio Concert Orchestra, Roman Zeilinger (conductor)

4:26 AM
Kroll, William (1901-1980)
Banjo and Fiddle
Moshe Hammer (violin), Valerie Tryon (piano)

4:31 AM
Järnefelt, Armas (1869-1958)
Kanteletar
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Ilpo Mansnerus (conductor)

4:37 AM
Wikander, David, (1884-1955), lyrics by Gustaf Fröding
Kung Liljekonvalje (King Lily of the Valley)
Swedish Radio Choir, Eric Ericson (conductor)

4:41 AM
Abel, Carl Friedrich (1723-1787)
Trio in F major for 2 flutes and continuo
Karl Kaiser and Michael Schneider (flutes), Rainer Zipperling (cello), Harald Hoeren (harpsichord)

4:50 AM
Handel, Georg Friedrich (1685-1759)
Incidental music to 'The Alchemist', a play by Ben Johnson
CBC Vancouver Orchestra, Monica Huggett (conductor)

5:07 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus [1756-1791]
Piano Sonata in C, K.330
Dang Thai Son (piano)

5:21 AM
Verdi, Giuseppe (1813-1901)
Aria 'Di Provenza il mar' - from 'La Traviata'
Gaétan Laperrière (baritone), Orchestre Symphonique de Trois-Rivières, Gilles Bellemare (conductor)

5:26 AM
Strauss, Richard (1864-1949)
Tod und Verklärung, Op 24
BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Thomas Søndergård (conductor)

5:51 AM
Schubert, Franz [1797-1828]
Sonata in A minor D821 for arpeggione and piano
Lise Berthaud (viola), Francois Pinel (piano)

6:17 AM
Telemann, Georg Philipp (1681-1767)
Concerto in D major for 2 horns and orchestra, TWV 52:D2
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.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Israel in Egypt, oratorio - Part 1

    Singer: Zoë Brookshaw. Singer: Rowan Pierce. Singer: Christopher Lowrey. Singer: Jeremy Budd. Singer: Dingle Yandell. Singer: Callum Thorpe. Choir: The Choir of the Age of Enlightenment. Orchestra: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment. Conductor: William Christie.
    • GBBBC.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Israel in Egypt - oratorio (original 1739 version) - Part 2

    Singer: Zoë Brookshaw. Singer: Rowan Pierce. Singer: Christopher Lowrey. Singer: Jeremy Budd. Singer: Dingle Yandell. Singer: Callum Thorpe. Choir: The Choir of the Age of Enlightenment. Orchestra: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment. Conductor: William Christie.
    • GBBBC.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Israel in Egypt - oratorio (original 1739 version) - Part 3

    Singer: Zoë Brookshaw. Singer: Rowan Pierce. Singer: Christopher Lowrey. Singer: Jeremy Budd. Singer: Dingle Yandell. Singer: Callum Thorpe. Choir: The Choir of the Age of Enlightenment. Orchestra: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment. Conductor: William Christie.
    • GBBBC.
  • Giovanni Benedetto Platti

    Concerto in G minor for oboe, strings and bass continuo (Allegro; Largo; Presto)

    Performer: Hans-Peter Westermann. Ensemble: Neue Düsseldorfer Hofmusik. Director: Mary Utiger.
    • DEWDR.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Violin Sonata No.3 in C minor (Op.45)

    Performer: Julian Rachlin. Performer: Leif Ove Andsnes.
    • NONRK.
  • Sigurd Lie

    Symphony in A minor

    Orchestra: Kristiansand Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Ole Kristian Ruud.
    • NONRK.
  • Heitor Villa‐Lobos

    Prelude for guitar no.3 in A minor

    Performer: Norbert Kraft.
    • CACBC.
  • Domenico Scarlatti

    3 Sonatas for piano

    Performer: Arturo Michelangeli.
    • PLPR.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg Concerto No 3 in G major, BWV 1048

    Orchestra: Australian Brandenburg Orchestra.
    • AUABC.
  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    Salieri's Aria from Mozart and Salieri - opera in 1 act (Op.48)

    Singer: Robert Holl. Orchestra: Radio Filharmonisch Orkest. Conductor: Kenneth Montgomery.
    • NLNOS.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Flute Quartet no 4 in A major (K.298)

    Performer: Dae-Won Kim. Performer: Yong-Woo Chun. Performer: Myung-Hee Cho. Performer: Jink-Yung Chee.
    • KRKBS.
  • Johann Strauss II

    Rosen aus dem Suden, waltz Op 388

    Ensemble: Danish Radio Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Roman Zeilinger.
    • DKDR.
  • William Kroll

    Banjo and Fiddle

    Performer: Moshe Hammer. Performer: Valerie Tryon.
    • CACBC.
  • Armas Järnefelt

    Kanteletar

    Ensemble: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Ilpo Mansnerus.
    • FIYLE.
  • David Wikander

    Kung Liljekonvalje (King Lily of the Valley)

    Lyricist: Gustaf Fröding. Ensemble: Radiokören. Conductor: Eric Ericson.
    • SESR.
  • Carl Friedrich Abel

    Trio in F major for 2 flutes and continuo

    Performer: Karl Kaiser. Performer: Michael Schneider. Performer: Rainer Zipperling. Performer: Harald Hoeren.
    • DEWDR.
  • George Frideric Handel

    The Alchymist - incidental music HWV.43

    Orchestra: CBC Radio Orchestra. Conductor: Monica Huggett.
    • CACBC.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Piano Sonata in C K.330

    Performer: Dang Thai Son.
    • HRHRT.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Aria 'Di Provenza il mar' - from 'La Traviata'

    Singer: Gaetan Laperriere. Orchestra: Orchestre symphonique de Trois‐Rivières. Conductor: Gilles Bellemare.
    • CACBC.
  • Richard Strauss

    Tod und Verklärung [Death and Transfiguration] (Op.24)

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Thomas Søndergård.
    • GBBBC.
  • Franz Schubert

    Sonata in A minor D.821 for arpeggione and piano

    Performer: Lise Berthaud. Performer: François Pinel.
    • GBBBC.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Concerto for 2 horns and orchestra (TWV 52:D2) in D major

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

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