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The Rite of Spring

Jonathan Swain presents a concert of music by Ravel, Shostakovich and Stravinsky performed by the Luxembourg Philharmonic Orchestra.

Jonathan Swain presents a concert of Ravel, Shostakovich and Stravinsky from the Luxembourg Philharmonic Orchestra.

12:31 AM
Maurice Ravel [1875-1937]
Pavane pour une infante défunte
Luxembourg Philharmonic Orchestra, Gustavo Gimeno (conductor)

12:39 AM
Dmitry Shostakovich [1906-1975]
Violin Concerto No 2 in C sharp minor, op. 129
Sergey Khachatryan (violin), Luxembourg Philharmonic Orchestra, Gustavo Gimeno (conductor)

1:11 AM
Igor Stravinsky [1882-1971]
The Rite of Spring
Luxembourg Philharmonic Orchestra, Gustavo Gimeno (conductor)

1:46 AM
Shostakovich, Dmitri [1906-1975]
24 Preludes, Op 34
Igor Levit (piano)

2:22 AM
Sibelius, Jean (1865-1957)
Petite Suite - for brass septet
Royal Academy of Music Brass Soloists

2:31 AM
Alban Berg [1885-1935]
Drei Bruchstücke aus Wozzeck (Op. 7)
Dunja Vejzovic (mezzo soprano), Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Gerd Albrecht (conductor)

2:51 AM
Mendelssohn, Felix (1809-1847)
Octet for strings in E flat (Op.20)
Leonidas Kavakos, Per Kristian Skalstad, Frode Larsen & Tor Johan Böen (violins), Lars Anders Tomter & Catherine Bullock (violas), Öystein Sonstad & Ernst Simon Glaser (cellos)

3:24 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750)
Komm, Jesu, komm (BWV.229)
Tafelmusik Chamber Choir, Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra, Ivars Taurins (conductor)

3:33 AM
Igor Stravinsky [1882-1971]
Concertino for string quartet
Apollon Musagete Quartet

3:40 AM
Scarlatti, Domenico [1685-1757]
Sonata in A major, Kk.208
Ilze Graubina (piano)

3:44 AM
Flor Alpaerts [1876-1954]
Zomer-idylle (1928)
Flemish Radio Orchestra, Michel Tabachnik (conductor)

3:52 AM
Villa-Lobos, Heitor [1887-1959]
Prelude for guitar no.1 in E minor
Norbert Kraft (guitar)

3:57 AM
Wolf, Hugo (1860-1903)
Italian serenade for string quartet
Bartok String Quartet

4:05 AM
Stradella, Alessandro (1644-1682)
Ardo, sospiro e piango - duet for soprano, baritone and continuo
Emma Kirkby (soprano), David Thomas (bass), Jakob Lindberg (lute), Anthony Rooley (director and lute)

4:12 AM
Rameau, Jean-Philippe (1683-1764)
L'entretien des Muses (from Pieces de clavessin, Paris 1724)
Bob van Asperen (Harpsichord)

4:18 AM
Bacewicz, Grazyna (1909-1969)
Folk sketches for small orchestral ensemble
Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Jan Krenz (conductor)

4:23 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750)
Ricercar a 3 from the Musical Offering (BWV.1079)
Lorenzo Ghielmi (fortepiano)

4:31 AM
Dvorák, Antonín (1841-1904)
Romance for violin and orchestra in F minor (Op.11)
Jela Spitkova (violin), Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Ondrej Lenard (conductor)

4:43 AM
Chopin, Frédéric (1810-1849)
Scherzo no.2 in B flat minor (Op.31)
Valerie Tryon (piano)

4:53 AM
Vivaldi, Antonio [1678-1741]
Concerto in F major (RV.568) for violin, 2 oboes, 2 horns, bassoon & cello
Zefira Valova (violin), Anna Starr & Markus Müller (oboes), Anneke Scott & Joseph Walters (horns), Moni Fischaleck (bassoon), Les Ambassadeurs, Alexis Kossenko (director)

5:07 AM
Gershwin, George [1898-1937] [words by Ira Gershwin]
3 Songs: 'The Man I Love'; 'I Got Rhythm'; 'Someone To Watch Over Me'
Annika Skoglund (soprano), Bengt-Åke Lundin (piano), Staffan Sjöholm (double bass)

5:17 AM
Gesualdo, Carlo (c.1560-1613), arr. Maxwell Davies, Peter (1934-2016)
2 Motets arr. Maxwell Davies for brass quintet : Peccantem me quotidiae; O vos omnes
The Graham Ashton Brass Ensemble (premiere recording of these transcriptions)

5:26 AM
Suk, Josef (1874-1935)
Serenade for string orchestra in E flat major (Op.6)
Budapest Strings, Béla Banfalvi (leader)

5:56 AM
Haydn, Franz Joseph (1732-1809)
Symphony No.49 in F minor (Hob.1.49), 'La Passione'
Netherlands Radio Chamber Orchestra, Jerzy Maksymiuk (conductor)

6:13 AM
Debussy, Claude (1862-1918)
Images - set 1 for piano
Marc-André Hamelin (piano).

6 hours

Music Played

  • Darius Milhaud

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

    Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra.
    • GBBBC.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Pavane pour une infante défunte

    Orchestra: Lëtzebuerger philharmoneschen Orchester. Conductor: Gustavo Gimeno.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Violin Concerto No 2 in C sharp minor, op. 129

    Performer: Sergey Khachatryan. Orchestra: Lëtzebuerger philharmoneschen Orchester. Conductor: Gustavo Gimeno.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    The Rite of Spring

    Orchestra: Lëtzebuerger philharmoneschen Orchester. Conductor: Gustavo Gimeno.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    24 Preludes, Op 34

    Performer: Igor Levit.
    • GBBBC.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Petite Suite

    Ensemble: Royal Academy of Music Brass Soloists.
    • GBBBC.
  • Alban Berg

    Drei Bruchstücke aus Wozzeck Op 7

    Singer: Dunja Vejzovic. Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Gerd Albrecht.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    String Octet in E flat major, Op 20 [1825]

    Performer: Leonidas Kavakos. Performer: Per KristianSkalstad. Performer: Frode Larsen. Performer: Tor Johan Boen. Performer: Lars Anders Tomter. Performer: Catherine Bullock. Performer: oystein Sonstad. Performer: Ernst Simon Glaser.
    • NONRK.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Komm, Jesu, komm, BWV 229

    Choir: Tafelmusik Chamber Choir. Orchestra: Tafelmusik. Conductor: Ivars Taurins.
    • CACBC.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Concertino for string quartet

    Ensemble: Apollon Musagete Quartet.
  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Sonata in A major, Kk 208

    Performer: Ilze Graubiņa.
  • Flor Alpaerts

    Zomer-idylle [Summer Idyll] (1928)

    Orchestra: Flemish Radio Orchestra. Conductor: Michel Tabachnik.
  • Heitor Villa‐Lobos

    Prelude for guitar no.1 in E minor

    Performer: Norbert Kraft.
    • CACBC.
  • Hugo Wolf

    Italian serenade

    Ensemble: Bartok String Quartet.
    • HUMR.
  • Alessandro Stradella

    Ardo, sospiro e piango

    Performer: Jakob Lindberg. Performer: Anthony Rooley. Singer: Emma Kirkby. Singer: David Thomas. Director: Anthony Rooley.
    • DEWDR.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    L'entretien des Muses (from Pieces de clavessin, Paris 1724)

    Performer: Bob van Asperen.
  • Grażyna Bacewicz

    Folk sketches for small orchestral ensemble (1948)

    Orchestra: Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jan Krenz.
    • PLPR.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Ricercar a 3 from the Musical Offering (BWV.1079)

    Performer: Lorenzo Ghielmi.
    • DEWDR.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Romance for violin and orchestra in F minor, Op 11

    Performer: Jela Špitková. Orchestra: Bratislava Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Ondrej Lenárd.
    • SKSR.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Scherzo no.2 in B flat minor (Op.31)

    Performer: Valerie Tryon.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in F (Rv.568) for violin, 2 oboes, 2 horns, bassoon & cello

    Performer: Zefira Valova. Performer: Anna Starr. Performer: Markus Muller. Performer: Anneke Scott. Performer: Joseph Walters. Performer: moni Fischaleck. Ensemble: Les Ambassadeurs.
    • PLPR.
  • George Gershwin

    3 Songs - The Man I Love; I Got Rhythm; Someone To Watch Over Me

    Performer: Bengt-Åke Lundin. Performer: Staffan Sjöholm. Author: Ira Gershwin. Singer: Annika Skoglund.
    • SESR.
  • Carlo Gesualdo

    2 Motets arr. Maxwell Davies for brass quintet

    Music Arranger: Peter Maxwell Davies. Ensemble: Graham Ashton Brass Ensemble.
    • AUABC.
  • Josef Suk

    Serenade for string orchestra in E flat major (Op.6)

    Performer: Béla Bánfalvi. Ensemble: Budapesti Vonósok.
    • HUMR.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony No 49 in F minor (Hob.1.49) "La Passione"

    Orchestra: Radio Kamerorkest. Conductor: Jerzy Maksymiuk.
    • NLNPB.
  • Claude Debussy

    Images - set 1 for piano

    Performer: Marc-André Hamelin.

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