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The Bulgarian National Radio Orchestra and Holy Trinity Choir, Plovdiv

Jonathan Swain presents a programme to celebrate Bulgaria's Holiday celebrating Slavonic Literature and Bulgarian culture.

Jonathan Swain presents a programme to celebrate Bulgaria's Holiday celebrating Slavonic Literature and Bulgarian culture.

12:31 AM
Vladigerov, Pancho (1899-1978)
Poème hebreu (Op.47)
Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra, Alexander Vladigerov (conductor)

12:45 AM
Kyurkchiyski, Krassimir (b.1936)
Concerto for Piano and Orchestra 'In Memory of Pancho Vladigerov'
Milena Mollova (piano), Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra, Alexander Vladigerov (conductor)

1:21 AM
Raichev, Alexander (1922-2003)
Symphony No.2 'Noviyat Prometey' (1958)
Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra, Vasil Stefanov (conductor)

2:06 AM
Vladigerov, Pancho (1899-1978)
Sonatina Concertante (Op.28)
Ivan Eftimov (piano)

2:25 AM
Boito, Arrigo (1842-1918)
Ave Signo' - Mefistofele's aria from the prologue to the opera 'Mefistofele'
Nicola Ghiuselev (bass), Orchestre de l'Opera National de Sofia, Rouslan Raitchev (conductor)

2:31 AM
Grieg, Edvard [1843-1907]
Concerto for piano and orchestra (Op.16) in A minor
Millena Mollova (piano), Symphonic Orchestra of the (former) Committee of Radio and Television Sofia, Vassil Stefanov

3:01 AM
Raychev, Alexander [1922-2003]
Sonata-Poem for violin and symphony orchestra
Boyan Lechev (violin), Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra, Vassil Stefanov (conductor)

3:21 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750)
Concerto for oboe d'amore and string orchestra No.4 (BWV.1055) in A major
Kalin Panayotov (oboe d'amore), Ars Barocca: Ivona Nedeva (flute), Zefira Valova (violin), Miroslav Petkov (trumpet), Ivan Iliev (violin), Gergana Deliiska (violin), Valentin Toshev (viola), Vejen Rezashki (bassoon), Miroslav Stoyanov (cello), Tzvetelina Dimcheva (cembalo, organ)

3:35 AM
Felix Mendelssohn [1809-1847]
Prelude and Fugue No.1 in E minor (Op.35)
Shura Cherkassky (piano)

3:45 AM
Stainov, Petko (1896-1977)
A bright sun has risen
Petko Stainov Mixed Choir Kazanlak, Petya Pavlovich (conductor)

3:51 AM
Mussorgsky, Modest Petrovich (1839-1881)
Prelude and Dance of the Persian Slaves from Khovanschina
Sofia Symphony Orchestra, Ivan Marinov (Conductor)

4:04 AM
Gershwin, George (1898-1937)
Three Preludes arr. for two pianos
Aglika Genova & Luben Dimitrov (pianos)

4:11 AM
Berezovsky, Maxim Sosontovitch (1745-1777)
Do not reject me (Ps.70)
The Seven Saints Chamber Choir, Dimitar Grigorov (conductor)

4:20 AM
Grieg, Edvard Hagerup [1843-1907]
2 Norwegian Dances (Op.35, nos. 1 & 2)
Plovdiv Philharmonic Orchestra, Rouslan Raychev (conductor)

4:31 AM
Hristov, Dobri [1875-1941]
Heruvimska pesen no.4 (Cherubic Song)
Polyphonia

4:38 AM
Glinka, Mikhail Ivanovich [1804-1857]
Air de Rouslan de l'acte II de l'opera 'Rouslan et Ludmila'
Nicola Ghiuselev (bass), Orchestre de l'Opera National de Sofia, Rouslan Raitchev (conductor)

4:45 AM
Grieg, Edvard [1843-1907]
Holberg suite (Op.40) version for string orchestra
Sofia Soloists Chamber Ensemble, Plamen Djouroff (conductor)

5:05 AM
Chopin, Frédéric (1810-1849)
Andante spianato and Grande Polonaise Brillante (Op.22)
Ludmil Angelov (piano), Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra, Milen Nachev (conductor)

5:19 AM
Verdi, Giuseppe (1813-1901)
Ella giamai m'amò .... Dormirò sol nel manto mio regal' - from Don Carlos (1867)
Boris Christoff (bass), Tibor de Machula (cello), Concertgebouw Orchestra, Eduard Van Beinum

5:30 AM
Kyurkchiyski, Krassimir [1936-]
Bulgarian Madonna from 2 works after paintings of Vladimir Dimitrov - the Master
Simfonieta' Orchestra of the Bulgarian National Radio, Kamen Goleminov

5:35 AM
Dinev, Petar [1889-1980]
Ottsa i Sina & Milost mira No.7 (The Father & the Son & A Mercy of Peace No.7)
Holy Trinity Choir , Plovdiv, Vessela Geleva (conductor)

5:41 AM
Dinev, Petar [1889-1980]
Svyatiy Bozhe (The Trisagion Hymn)
Holy Trinity Choir , Plovdiv, Vessela Geleva (conductor)

5:43 AM
Vladigerov, Pancho [1899-1978]
Skandinavska syuita (Scandinavian Suite) (Op.13) (1924) - after Strindberg
Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra, Alexander Vladigerov (conductor)

6:13 AM
Antonin Dvorak (1841-1904)
Romance (Op.11) in F minor vers. for violin and piano
Mincho Minchev (Violin), Violinia Stoyanova (Piano)

6:25 AM
Delibes, Leo (1836-1891)
Couplets de Nilacantha de l'acte II de l'opera 'Lakmé'
Nicola Ghiuselev (bass), Orchestre de l'Opera National de Sofia, Rouslan Raitchev (conductor).

6 hours

Music Played

  • Darius Milhaud

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

    Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra.
    • GBBBC.
  • Pancho Vladigerov

    Poeme hebreu (Op.47)

    Orchestra: Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Alexander Vladigerov.
  • Krasimir Kyurkchiyski

    Piano Concerto 'In Memory of Pancho Vladigerov'

    Performer: Milena Mollova. Orchestra: Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Alexander Vladigerov.
  • Pancho Vladigerov

    Sonatina Concertante, Op 28

    Performer: Ivan Eftimov.
  • Arrigo Boito

    "Ave Signo"; Mefistofele's aria from the prologue to the opera "Mefistofele"

    Singer: Nicola Ghiuselev. Ensemble: Orchestre de l'Opera National de Sofia. Conductor: Rouslan Raitchev.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Concerto for piano and orchestra (Op.16) in A minor

    Performer: Millena Mollova. Orchestra: Sofia Radio and Television Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Vassil Stefanov.
  • Alexander Raychev

    Sonata-Poem for violin and symphony orchestra

    Performer: Boyan Lechev. Orchestra: Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Vassil Stevanov.
    • BGBNR.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Concerto for oboe d'amore and string orchestra No.4 (BWV.1055) in A major

    Performer: Kalin Panayotov. Ensemble: Ars Barocca.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Prelude and Fugue No.1 in E minor (Op.35)

    Performer: Shura Cherkassky.
  • Petko Stainov

    A bright sun has risen

    Lyricist: Trad.. Choir: Petko Stainov Mixed Choir Kazanlak. Conductor: Petya Pavlovich.
    • BGBNR.
  • Modest Mussorgsky

    Prelude and Dance of the Persian Slaves from Khovanschina

    Orchestrator: Dmitry Shostakovich. Orchestra: Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Ivan Marinov.
  • George Gershwin

    Three Preludes arr. for two pianos

    Performer: Aglika Genova. Performer: Liuben Dimitrov.
    • BGBNR.
  • Maksim Sozontovich Berezovsky

    Do not reject me (Ps.70)

    Choir: Seven Saints Chamber Choir. Conductor: Dimitar Grigorov.
  • Edvard Grieg

    2 Norwegian Dances (Op.35, nos. 1 & 2) [orchestral version]

    Orchestra: Plovdiv Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Rouslan Raichev.
    • BGBNR.
  • Dobri Hristov

    Heruvimska pesen no.4 (Cherubic Song)

    Choir: Polyphonia.
  • Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka

    Air de Sousanine from Act IV of the opera Ivan Sousanine

    Singer: Nicola Ghiuselev. Orchestra: Sofia National Opera Orchestra. Conductor: Rouslan Raitchev.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Holberg suite, Op 40 version for string orchestra

    Orchestra: Sofia Soloists Chamber Ensemble. Conductor: Plamen Djurov.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Andante spianato and Grande Polonaise Brillante (Op.22)

    Performer: Ludmil Angelov. Orchestra: Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Milen Nachev.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    "Ella giamai m'amò .. Dormirò sol nel manto mio regal" from Don Carlos (1867)

    Performer: Tibor de Machula. Performer: Eduard van Beinum. Singer: Boris Christoff. Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra.
  • Krasimir Kyurkchiyski

    Bulgarian Madonna from 2 works after paintings of Vladimir Dimitrov - the Master

    Conductor: Kamen Goleminov. Orchestra: Simfonieta Orchestra of the Bulgarian National Radio.
  • Petar Dinev

    Ottsa i Sina & Milost mira No.7 (The Father & the Son & A Mercy of Peace No.7)

    Choir: Holy Trinity Choir, Plovdiv. Conductor: Vessela Geleva.
  • Petar Dinev

    Svyatiy Bozhe (The Trisagion Hymn)

    Choir: Holy Trinity Choir, Plovdiv. Conductor: Vessela Geleva.
  • Pancho Vladigerov

    Skandinavska syuita (Scandinavian Suite) (Op.13) (1924)

    Orchestra: Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Alexander Vladigerov.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Romance Op 11 in F minor vers. for violin and piano

    Performer: Mincho Minchev. Performer: Violinia Stoyanova.
    • BGBNR.
  • Léo Delibes

    Couplets de Nilacantha de l'acte II de l'opera "Lakme"

    Singer: Nicola Ghiuselev. Orchestra: Orchestre de l'Opera National de Sofia. Conductor: Rouslan Raitchev.
    • BGBNR.

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