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Romeos and Juliets

Three composers' takes on Shakespeare's tale of star-crossed lovers. Presented by John Shea.

Three composers' takes on Shakespeare's tale of star-crossed lovers. Presented by John Shea.

01:01 AM
Magnus Lindberg (b.1958)
Violin Concerto No 1 (2006)
Pekka Kuusisto (violin), WDR Symphony Orchestra Koln, Jukka-Pekka Saraste (conductor)

01:24 AM
Traditional Swedish
Glass Polska and Dance
Pekka Kuusisto (violin)

01:29 AM
Igor Stravinsky ((1882-1971)_)
The Rite of Spring
WDR Symphony Orchestra Koln, Jukka-Pekka Saraste (conductor)

02:03 AM
Dmitry Shostakovich (1906-1975)
Piano Quintet in G minor, Op 57
Igor Levit (piano), Apollon Musagete Quartet

02:33 AM
Sergey Prokofiev (1891-1953)
Romeo And Juliet, Op 64 (Excerpts)
BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Thierry Fischer (conductor)

03:01 AM
Richard Wagner (1813-1883)
Brunnhilde's Immolation -- from Gotterdammerung (1876)
Roberta Knie (soprano), Zagreb Philharmonic Orchestra, Lovro von Matačić (conductor)

03:21 AM
Robert Schumann (1810-1856)
Faschingsschwank aus Wien, Op 26
Leif Ove Andsnes (piano)

03:42 AM
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840-1893)
Romeo and Juliet, fantasy overture
Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra, Valery Gergiev (conductor)

04:04 AM
Claude Debussy (1862-1918), Nancy Allen (arranger)
Arabesque No.2
Mojca Zlobko (harp)

04:08 AM
Felix Mendelssohn (1809–1847)
The Hebrides (Fingal's Cave) – overture (Op.26)
BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Richard Hickox (conductor)

04:18 AM
Toivo Kuula
South Ostrobothnian Dances, Op.17 (excerpts)
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Kari Tikka (conductor)

04:27 AM
Charles Villiers Stanford (1852-1924)
O living will
BBC Singers, Stephen Cleobury (conductor)

04:32 AM
Gerónimo Giménez (1854-1923)
La Boda de Luis Alonso
Tornado Guitar Duo (duo)

04:38 AM
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
Der Schauspieldirektor - singspiel in 1 act (K.486)- Overture
Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Łukasz Borowicz (conductor)

04:43 AM
Pietro Locatelli (1695-1764)
Sonata for violin and continuo (Op.8 No.2) in D major
Gottfried von der Goltz (violin), Lee Santana (theorbo), Torsten Johann (harpsichord)

04:54 AM
Niccolò Paganini (1782-1840)
Perpetuum Mobile (Op.11 No.2)
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, Nello Santi (conductor)

05:01 AM
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
Don Giovanni (Overture), K 527
Danish Radio Sinfonietta, Adám Fischer (conductor)

05:07 AM
Percy Grainger (1882-1961)
4 Folk Songs
Camerata Chamber Choir, Michael Bojesen (conductor)

05:18 AM
Frederick Delius (1862-1934)
Irmelin (prelude)
Symphony Nova Scotia, Georg Tintner (conductor)

05:24 AM
Johan Svendsen (1840-1911)
Romeo and Juliet, Op 18
Norwegian Radio Orchestra, John Storgards (conductor)

05:38 AM
Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
3 Lieder, arr. for cello and piano
Sol Gabetta (cello), Bertrand Chamayou (piano)

05:46 AM
Hendrik Andriessen (1892-1981), Henri Ghéon (author)
Miroir de Peine - song-cycle (1933) vers. voice and orchestra
Roberta Alexander (soprano), Netherlands Radio Chamber Orchestra, David Porcelijn (conductor)

06:00 AM
Robert de Visée (c.1655-1733)
Suite in D minor
Eduardo Egüez (lute)

06:16 AM
Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
Piano Trio in B flat major, D898
Atos Trio, Thomas Hoppe (piano), Annette von Hehn (violin), Stefan Heinemeyer (cello)

6 hours

Music Played

  • Magnus Lindberg

    Violin Concerto No 1 (2006)

    Performer: Pekka Kuusisto. Orchestra: WDR Symphony Orchestra Cologne. Conductor: Jukka‐Pekka Saraste.
    • DEWDR.
  • Traditional Swedish

    Glass Polska and Dance

    Performer: Pekka Kuusisto.
    • DEWDR.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    The Rite of Spring

    Orchestra: WDR Symphony Orchestra Cologne. Conductor: Jukka‐Pekka Saraste.
    • DEWDR.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Piano Quintet in G minor, Op 57

    Performer: Igor Levit. Ensemble: Apollon Musagete Quartet.
    • GBBBC.
  • Richard Wagner

    Brunnhilde's Immolation -- from Gotterdammerung (1876)

    Singer: Roberta Knie. Orchestra: Zagrebačka filharmonija. Conductor: Lovro von Matačić.
    • HRHRT.
  • Robert Schumann

    Faschingsschwank aus Wien, Op 26

    Performer: Leif Ove Andsnes.
    • NONRK.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Romeo and Juliet, fantasy overture [1880]

    Orchestra: Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Valery Gergiev.
    • NLNPB.
  • Claude Debussy

    Arabesque No.2

    Performer: Mojca Zlobko. Music Arranger: Nancy Allen.
    • SIRTVS.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    The Hebrides (Fingal's Cave) - overture (Op.26)

    Ensemble: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • GBBBC.
  • Toivo Kuula

    South Ostrobothnian Dances, Op.17 (excerpts)

    Orchestra: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Kari Tikka.
    • FIYLE.
  • Charles Villiers Stanford

    O living will

    Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Stephen Cleobury.
    • GBBBC.
  • Gerónimo Giménez

    La Boda de Luis Alonso

    Ensemble: Tornado Guitar Duo.
    • MDTRM.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Der Schauspieldirektor - singspiel in 1 act (K.486)- Overture

    Orchestra: Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Lukasz Borowicz.
    • PLPR.
  • Pietro Locatelli

    Sonata for violin and continuo (Op.8 No.2) in D major

    Performer: Gottfried von der Goltz. Performer: Lee Santana. Performer: Torsten Johann.
    • DEWDR.
  • Nicolò Paganini

    Perpetuum Mobile (Op.11 No.2)

    Orchestra: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Nello Santi.
    • NONRK.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Don Giovanni (Overture), K 527

    Orchestra: Danish National Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Adam Fischer.
    • DKDR.
  • Percy Grainger

    4 Folk Songs

    Performer: Camerata Chamber Choir. Choir: Camerata Chamber Choir. Conductor: Michael Bojesen.
    • DKDR.
  • Frederick Delius

    Irmelin (prelude)

    Orchestra: Symphony Nova Scotia. Conductor: Georg Tintner.
    • CACBC.
  • Johan Svendsen

    Romeo and Juliet, Op 18

    Orchestra: Kringkastingsorkestret. Conductor: John Storgårds.
    • NONRK.
  • Johannes Brahms

    3 Lieder, arr. for cello and piano

    Performer: Sol Gabetta. Performer: Bertrand Chamayou.
    • PLPR.
  • Hendrik Andriessen

    Miroir de Peine - song-cycle (1933) vers. voice and orchestra

    Author: Henri Gheon. Singer: Roberta Alexander. Orchestra: Radio Kamerorkest. Conductor: David Porcelijn.
    • NLNOS.
  • Robert de Visée

    Suite in D minor

    Performer: Eduardo Egüez.
    • PLPR.
  • Franz Schubert

    Piano Trio in B flat major, D898

    Performer: Thomas Hoppe. Performer: Annette von Hehn. Performer: Stefan Heinemeyer. Ensemble: ATOS Trio.
    • GBBBC.

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