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Romanian Folk Dances and Music for Airports

John Shea presents a concert of music by Elgar and Beethoven given by the Romanian Radio National Orchestra. Also includes works by Mozart, JS Bach, Telemann and Piazzolla.

John Shea presents a concert of music by Elgar and Beethoven given by Romanian Radio National Orchestra.

12:31 AM
Theodor Rogalski (1901-1954)
3 Romanian Dances
Romanian Radio National Orchestra, Cristian Orosanu (conductor)

12:43 AM
Edward Elgar (1857-1934)
Cello concerto in E minor, op 85
Alexander Buzlov (cello); Romanian Radio National Orchestra, Cristian Orosanu (conductor)

1:11 AM
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
Symphony No 3 in E flat, op 55 'Eroica'
Romanian Radio National Orchestra, Cristian Orosanu (conductor)

2:01 AM
Bartók, Béla (1881-1945), arranged by Székely, Zoltán (1903-2001)
Romanian folk dances (Sz.56) arr. Székely for violin & piano
Vineta Sareika (violin), Ventis Zilberts (piano)

2:07 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
Symphony No.26 in E flat major (K.184)
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra, Franz-Paul Decker (conductor)

2:17 AM
Gotovac, Jakov (1895-1982)
The Balkan Song and Dance (Op.16) (1939, revised from 1932 string quartet)
HRT Symphony Orchestra, Josef Daniel (conductor)

2:31 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750)
Credo from Mass in B minor (BWV.232)
Norwegian Soloists' Choir, Norwegian Radio Orchestra, conductor Grete Pedersen

3:03 AM
Penderecki, Krzysztof (b. 1933)
Credo
Iwona Hossa (soprano); Ewa Vesin (soprano); Agnieszka Rehlis (mezzo-soprano); Rafal Bartminski (tenor); Nikolay Didenko (bass); Warsaw Philharmonic Chorus; Grand Theatre National Opera Chorus; Warsaw Boys' Chorus; Sinfonia Varsovia; Valery Gergiev (conductor)

3:48 AM
Merikanto, Oscar (1868-1924)
Summer night waltz (Op.1) & Summer night idyll (Op.16 No.2)
Eero Heinonen (piano)

3:55 AM
Telemann, Georg Philipp (1681-1767)
Trio No.1 for recorder, oboe & basso continuo (from Essercizii Musici)
Camerata Köln

4:07 AM
Piazzolla, Astor (1921-1992)
Tango Suite for two guitars (Parts 2 and 3)
Tornado Guitar Duo: Igor Tulincev (guitar), Sergei Kovtunov (guitar)

4:16 AM
Montsalvatge, Xavier [1912-2002] text Guillén, Nicolás [1902-1989]
Canto Negro
Victoria de los Angeles (soprano) Orchestre de la Sociétê des Concerts du Conservatoire, Rafael Frϋbeck de Burgos (conductor)

4:18 AM
Veremans, Renaat (1894-1969)
Nacht en Morgendontwaken aan de Nete - in memoriam Felix Timmermans 31.7.1957
Flemish Radio Orchestra, Bjarte Engeset (Conductor)

4:31 AM
Delius, Frederick (1862-1934)
On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring - from Two Pieces for Small Orchestra (1911/12)
Symphony Nova Scotia, Georg Tintner (conductor)

4:39 AM
Samo Vremsak (1930-2003)
Three Poems by Tone Kuntner: Leaving early; Leaves are already falling off; I praise you.
Chamber Choir AVE, Andraz Hauptman (Conductor)

4:44 AM
Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel (1714-1788)
12 Variations on 'La Folia' (Wq.118/9) (H.263)
Andreas Staier (harpsichord)

4:53 AM
Tavener, John (1944-2013)
Funeral Ikos (The Greek funeral sentences) for chorus
Norwegian Soloists' Choir, Grete Helgerød (conductor)

4:59 AM
Mendelssohn, Fanny (1805-1847)
Lied (Lenau): Larghetto; Wanderlied: Presto (Op.8 Nos.3 & 4) (1840)
Sylviane Deferne (Piano)

5:06 AM
Geminiani, Francesco (1687-1762)
Concerto Grosso No.12 in D minor, 'Folia' (after Corelli's Sonata Op.5 No.12)
Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra, Jeanne Lamon (conductor)

5:17 AM
Eno, Brian (b.1948) arr. Julia Wolfe (b.1958)
Music for Airports 1/2
Bang on a Can All-Stars

5:29 AM
Bingen, Hildegard von (1098-1179)
Ave Generosa
Orpheus Women's Choir (Netherlands), Albert Wissink (director)

5:35 AM
Ortiz, Diego (c.1510-c.1570)
Fantasia I-II "Salve Regina"
Hesperion XX, Jordi Savall (Director)

5:38 AM
Grieg, Edvard (1843-1907)
Symphony in C minor. EG 119
Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Marcin Nalecz-Niesiolowski (Conductor)

6:12 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750)
Suite for cello solo No.1 in G major (BWV.1007) (arranged for viola)
Maxim Rysanov (viola).

6 hours

Music Played

  • Darius Milhaud

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

    Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra.
    • GBBBC.
  • Theodor Rogalski

    3 Romanian Dances

    Orchestra: Romanian Radio National Orchestra. Conductor: Cristian Orosanu.
    • ROROR.
  • Edward Elgar

    Cello concerto in E minor

    Performer: Alexander Buzlov. Orchestra: Romanian Radio National Orchestra. Conductor: Cristian Orosanu.
    • ROROR.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony No 3 in E flat 'Eroica'

    Orchestra: Romanian Radio National Orchestra. Conductor: Cristian Orosanu.
    • ROROR.
  • Béla Bartók

    Romanian Folk dances (Sz.56) arr. Szekely for violin & piano

    Performer: Vineta Sareika. Performer: Ventis Zilberts. Music Arranger: Zoltán Székely.
    • SKSR.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Symphony No.26 in E flat major (K.184)

    Orchestra: New Zealand Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Franz-Paul Decker.
    • NZRNZ.
  • Jakov Gotovac

    The Balkan Song and Dance (Op.16)

    Orchestra: Simfonijski orkestar HRT-a. Conductor: Josef Daniël.
    • HRHRT.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Credo from Mass in B minor (BWV 232)

    Choir: Norwegian Soloists Choir. Orchestra: Kringkastingsorkestret. Conductor: Grete Pedersen.
    • NONRK.
  • Krzysztof Penderecki

    Credo

    Singer: Iwona Hossa. Singer: Ewa Vesin. Singer: Agnieszka Rehlis. Singer: Rafal Bartminski. Singer: Nikolay Didenko. Choir: Warsaw Philharmonic Chorus. Choir: Grand Theatre National Opera Chorus. Choir: Warsaw Boys' Chorus. Orchestra: Sinfonia Varsovia. Conductor: Valery Gergiev.
    • PLPR.
  • Oskar Merikanto

    Summer night waltz (Op.1) & Summer night idyll (Op.16 No.2)

    Performer: Eero Heinonen.
    • FIYLE.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Trio no 1 for recorder, oboe & basso continuo - from Essercizii Musici

    Ensemble: Camerata Köln.
    • DEWDR.
  • Astor Piazzolla

    Tango Suite for two guitars (Parts 2 and 3)

    Ensemble: Tornado Guitar Duo.
    • MDTRM.
  • Xavier Montsalvatge

    Canto Negro

    Lyricist: Nicolás Guillén. Singer: Victoria de los Ángeles. Orchestra: Orchestre de la Société des Concerts du Conservatoire. Conductor: Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos.
    • ESCAT.
  • Renaat Veremans

    Nacht en Morgendontwaken aan de Nete [Night and Dawn at the Nete]

    Orchestra: Flemish Radio Orchestra. Conductor: Bjarte Engeset.
    • BEVRT.
  • Frederick Delius

    On hearing the first cuckoo in spring for orchestra (RT.6.19) (1911/12)

    Orchestra: Symphony Nova Scotia. Conductor: Georg Tintner.
    • CACBC.
  • Samo Vremšak

    Three Poems by Tone Kuntner

    Choir: Chamber Choir AVE. Conductor: Andraz Hauptman.
    • SIRTVS.
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    12 Variations on "La Folia" (Wq.118/9) (H.263)

    Performer: Andreas Staier.
    • DEWDR.
  • John Tavener

    Funeral Ikos (The Greek funeral sentences) for chorus

    Choir: Norwegian Soloists' Choir. Conductor: Grete Helgerod.
    • DKDR.
  • Fanny Hensel

    Lied (Lenau): Larghetto; Wanderlied: Presto (Op.8 Nos.3 & 4) (1840)

    Performer: Sylviane Deferne.
    • CACBC.
  • Francesco Geminiani

    Concerto Grosso No.12 in D minor, "Folia" (after Corelli's Sonata Op.5 No.12)

    Ensemble: Tafelmusik. Conductor: Jeanne Lamon.
    • CACBC.
  • Bang on a Can All-Stars

    Music for Airports 1/2 (1978)

    • USWGBH.
  • Hildegard von Bingen

    Ave Generosa

    Choir: Orpheus Women's Choir. Director: Albert Wissink.
    • HUMR.
  • Diego Ortiz

    Fantasia I-II "Salve Regina"

    Ensemble: Hespèrion XXI. Director: Jordi Savall.
    • DEWDR.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Symphony in C minor. EG 119

    Orchestra: Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Marcin Nalecz-Niesiolowski.
    • PLPR.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Suite for cello solo, No.1 in G major, (BWV.1007) arranged for viola

    Performer: Maxim Rysanov.
    • GBBBC.

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