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A British celebration

John Shea presents a programme of British music performed by the BBC Concert Orchestra, including a violin concerto by Arthur Bliss and a clarinet concerto by Johnny Dankworth.

John Shea presents a programme of British music performed by the BBC Concert Orchestra, including a violin concerto by Arthur Bliss and a clarinet concerto by Johnny Dankworth.

12:31 AM
Curtis, Matthew [b. 1959]
A Festival Overture
BBC Concert Orchestra, Gavin Sutherland (conductor)

12:36 AM
Dankworth, John [1927-2010]
Clarinet Concerto - The Woolwich
Emma Johnson (clarinet), BBC Concert Orchestra, Philip Ellis (conductor)

12:55 AM
Clifford, Hubert [1904-1959]
Dargo: A Mountain Rhapsody
BBC Concert Orchestra, Ronald Corp (conductor)

1:10 AM
Bliss, Arthur [1891-1975]
Violin Concerto
Lorraine McAslan (violin), BBC Concert Orchestra, Martin Yates (conductor)

1:52 AM
Chaminade, Cécile [1857-1944]
Concertstuck for piano and orchestra Op.40
Victor Sangiorgio (piano), BBC Concert Orchestra, Martin Yates (conductor)

2:08 AM
Lange, Samuel de sr (1811-1884)
Fantasie-Sonate no.3 in G minor 'Ja, Jesus heerscht! Het ongerloof verstomm' (1881)
Geert Bierling (organ of Oude of Pelgrimvadersker, Delfshaven , Rotterdam. Built by Christian Gottlieb Friederich Witte in 1855)

2:24 AM
Gorczycki, Grzegorz Gerwazy (1665-1734)
Laetatus sum for 4 voices, 2 violins, 2 trumpets and organ
Olga Pasiecznik (Soprano), Henning Voss (Counter Tenor), Wojciech Parchem (Tenor), Miroslaw Borzynski (Bass), Sine Nomine Chamber Choir (Choir), Concerto Polacco Baroque Orchestra, Marek Toporowski (Director)

2:31 AM
Vivaldi, Antonio [1678-1741]
Concerto in C major, RV.444 for recorder, strings & continuo
Il Giardino Armonico, Giovanni Antonini (recorder)

2:41 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus [1756-1791]
Mass in C minor K.427 "Great"
Olivia Robinson (soprano), Elizabeth Poole (mezzo-soprano), Christopher Bowen (tenor), Stuart MacIntyre (bass), BBC Singers, BBC Concert Orchestra, Stephen Cleobury (conductor)

3:31 AM
Schubert, Franz (1797-1828)
Allegretto in C minor D.915
Halina Radvilaite (piano)

3:38 AM
Wolf, Hugo (1860-1903)
Italian Serenade for string quartet
Ljubljana String Quartet

3:46 AM
Corelli, Arcangelo (1653-1713)
Sonata a quattro in G minor
La Stagione, Michael Schneider (director)

3:52 AM
Rossini, Gioachino (1792-1868)
La Gazza Ladra - Overture
Netherlands Radio Symphony Orchestra, Kenneth Montgomery (conductor)

4:03 AM
Chaminade, Cecile [1857-1944]
Concertino Op.107
Maria Filippova (flute), Ekaterina Mirzeava (piano)

4:12 AM
Haydn, Joseph (1732-1809)
Symphony No.6 in D major 'Le Matin'
National Arts Centre Orchestra, Gabriel Chmura (conductor)

4:31 AM
Warlock, Peter (1894-1930)
Serenade (to Frederick Delius on his 60th birthday) for string orchestra
Manitoba Chamber Orchestra, Roy Goodman (conductor)

4:38 AM
Haydn, Joseph (1732-1809)
Piano Sonata in C major, H.16.48
Kristian Bezuidenhout (fortepiano)

4:50 AM
Cavalli, Francesco (1602-1676)
Dixit Dominus à 8 - from 'Musiche sacre concernenti messa, e salmi concertati con istromenti, imni, antifone et sonate' (Venice 1656)
Balthasar-Neumann-Chor, Balthasar-Neumann-Ensemble, Thomas Hengelbrock (conductor)

5:02 AM
Matteis, Nicola (d.c.1707) & Anon (17th century)
"Matteis: Passages in Imitation of the Trumpet (Ayres & Pieces IV (1685))
Anon: 5 Marches from John Playford's new tunes . After Nicola Matteis: Chaconne, Plaint, Ecchi"
Pedro Memelsdorff (recorder), Andreas Staier (harpsichord)

5:12 AM
Rachmaninov, Sergey (1873-1943)
Symphonic Dance No.1 (Op.45)
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Andrew Litton (conductor)

5:24 AM
Johanson, Sven-Eric (1919-1997)
Fyra visor om årstiderna (Four songs about the seasons)
Christina Billing, Carina Morling & Åslög Rosén (soprano soloists), Swedish Radio Choir, Eric Ericson (conductor)

5:31 AM
Kuula, Toivo (1883-1918)
Suru (Sorrow) (Op.22 No.2)
Arto Noras (cello), Tapani Valsta (piano)

5:38 AM
Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel (1714-1788)
Concerto for flute and strings in D minor (H.426)
Robert Aitken (flute), CBC Vancouver Orchestra, Mario Bernardi (conductor)

6:00 AM
Mendelssohn, Felix (1809-1847)
Trio for piano and strings No.2 (Op.66) in C minor
Leonidas Kavakos (violin), Eckard Runge (cello), Enrico Pace (piano).

6 hours

Music Played

  • Darius Milhaud

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

    Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra.
    • GBBBC.
  • Matthew Curtis

    A Festival Overture

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Gavin Sutherland.
    • Now Comes Beauty.
    • 1.
  • John Dankworth

    Clarinet Concerto - The Woolwich

    Performer: Emma Johnson. Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Philip Ellis.
    • Nimbus NI6328 "English Fantasy".
    • 9.
  • Hubert Clifford

    Dargo: A Mountain Rhapsody

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Ronald Corp.
    • Herbert Clifford - Dutton CDLX7338.
    • 5.
  • Arthur Bliss

    Violin Concerto

    Performer: Lorraine McAslan. Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Martin Yates.
    • Dutton CDLX7342.
    • 4.
  • Cécile Louise Chaminade

    Concertstuck for piano and orchestra Op.40

    Performer: Victor Sangiorgio. Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Martin Yates.
    • Dutton CDLX7339.
  • Samuel de Lange, Sr.

    Fantasie-Sonate no.3 in G minor

    Performer: Geert Bierling.
  • Grzegorz Gerwazy Gorczycki

    Laetatus Sum

    Singer: Olga Pasichnyk. Singer: Henning Voss. Singer: Wojciech Parchem. Singer: Miroslaw Borczynski. Choir: Sine Nomine Chamber Choir. Orchestra: Concerto Polacco Baroque Orchestra. Director: Marek Toporowski.
    • PLPR.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in C major, RV.444 for recorder, strings & continuo

    Performer: Giovanni Antonini. Ensemble: Il Giardino Armonico.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Mass in C minor 'Great' K.427

    Choir: BBC Singers. Singer: Olivia Robinson. Singer: Elizabeth Poole. Singer: Christopher Bowen. Singer: Stuart MacIntyre. Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Stephen Cleobury.
    • GBBBC.
  • Franz Schubert

    Allegretto in C minor D.915

    Performer: Halina Radvilaite.
  • Hugo Wolf

    Italian Serenade

    Ensemble: Ljubljanski Godalni Quartet.
    • SIRTVS.
  • Arcangelo Corelli

    Sonata a quattro in G minor

    Director: Michael Schneider. Ensemble: La Stagione Frankfurt.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Overture from La Gazza Ladra (The Thieving Magpie)

    Orchestra: Radio Symfonie Orkest. Conductor: Kenneth Montgomery.
  • Cécile Louise Chaminade

    Flute Concertino, Op 107

    Performer: Maria Filippova. Performer: Ekaterina Mirzaeva.
    • CZCR.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony No.6 in D major 'Le Matin'

    Orchestra: National Arts Centre Orchestra. Conductor: Gabriel Chmura.
  • Peter Warlock

    Serenade (to Frederick Delius on his 60th birthday) for string orchestra

    Orchestra: Manitoba Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Roy Goodman.
    • CACBC.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Keyboard Sonata in C major, Hob.16.48

    Performer: Kristian Bezuidenhout.
    • PLPR.
  • Francesco Cavalli

    Dixit Dominus a 8 - from "Musiche sacre concernenti messa" (Venice 1656)

    Choir: Balthasar-Neumann-Chor. Ensemble: Balthasar-Neumann-Ensemble. Conductor: Thomas Hengelbrock.
    • ATORF.
  • Anonymous

    Passages in Imitation of the Trumpet; 5 Marches from Playford's New Tunes

    Composer: Nicola Matteis. Performer: Pedro Memelsdorff. Performer: Andreas Staier.
    • DEWDR.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Symphonic Dance No.1 [Non allegro] (Op.45)

    Orchestra: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Andrew Litton.
  • Sven-Eric Johanson

    Fyra visor om arstiderna (4 songs about the Seasons)

    Lyricist: Hedvig Charlotta Nordenflycht. Lyricist: Jacob Wallenberg. Lyricist: Anna Maria Lenngren. Lyricist: Olof von Dalin. Singer: Christina Billing. Singer: Carina Morling. Singer: Aslog Rosen. Choir: Radiokören. Conductor: Eric Ericson.
  • Toivo Kuula

    Suru (Sorrow) (Op.22 No.2) for cello and piano (orig. cello and orchestra)

    Performer: Arto Noras. Performer: Tapani Valsta.
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Concerto for flute and strings in D minor (H.426) (1747?)

    Performer: Robert Aitken. Orchestra: CBC Radio Orchestra. Conductor: Mario Bernardi.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Piano Trio No.2 in C minor, Op 66

    Performer: Leonidas Kavakos. Performer: Eckart Runge. Performer: Enrico Pace.
    • NONRK.

Credits

Role Contributor
Performer BBC Concert Orchestra
Performer BBC Singers

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