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Every song a symphony

Jonathan Swain presents excerpts from the Italian Songbook, Hugo Wolf's collection of mini masterpieces.

Excerpts from Hugo Wolf's collection of mini masterpieces, the Italian Songbook. With Jonathan Swain.

1:01 am
Alexander Zemlinsky (1871-1942)
Walzer-Gesänge, Op 6
Regula Mühlemann (soprano), Tatiana Korsunskaya (piano)

1:10 am
Richard Strauss (1864-1949)
9 Songs
Regula Mühlemann (soprano), Tatiana Korsunskaya (piano)

1:33 am
Paul Hindemith (1895-1963)
Lustige Lieder in Aargauer Mundart (Merry Songs in Aargau Swiss-German Dialect)
Regula Mühlemann (soprano), Tatiana Korsunskaya (piano)

1:41 am
Hugo Wolf (1860-1903), Paul Heyse (lyricist)
Italienisches Liederbuch, (excerpts)
Regula Mühlemann (soprano), Tatiana Korsunskaya (piano)

2:03 am
Eduard Strauss (1835-1916)
All mein' Gedanken, Op 21/1
Regula Mühlemann (soprano), Tatiana Korsunskaya (piano)

2:05 am
Maurice Ravel (1875-1937)
Là-bas vers l' église
Regula Mühlemann (soprano), Tatiana Korsunskaya (piano)

2:06 am
Francis Poulenc (1899-1963)
La Reine de coeur
Regula Mühlemann (soprano), Tatiana Korsunskaya (piano)

2:09 am
Hugo Wolf (1860-1903)
String Quartet in D minor
Ljubljanski String Quartet

2:55 am
Franz Schubert (1797-1828), Franz Liszt (transcriber)
Die Forelle (S.564) transcribed for piano (2nd version)
Simon Trpceski (piano)

3:01 am
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
Symphony No 6 in F major, Op 68 (Pastoral)
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos (conductor)

3:46 am
Hans Erni (1867-1961)
Il pur suveran (The Free Farmer)
Ligia Grischa, Rudolf Bearth (conductor)

3:49 am
Ilmari Hannikainen (1892-1955)
Rural Dances Op 39a
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Petri Sakari (conductor)

4:04 am
Constantin Dimitrescu (1847-1928)
Peasant Dance Op 15
Romanian National Radio Orchestra, Paul Popescu (conductor)

4:07 am
Enrique Granados (1867-1916)
El Pelele - from Goyescas: 7 pieces for piano (Op.11 No.7)
Angela Hewitt (piano)

4:12 am
Hector Quatromano (1945-2005)
Venezuelan Waltz
Tornado Guitar Duo (duo)

4:16 am
Kurt Weill (1900-1950)
Kleine Dreigroschenmusik (excerpts)
Winds of Flemish Radio Orchestra, Jan Latham-Koenig (conductor)

4:24 am
Georg Friedrich Händel (1685-1759)
Concerto Grosso in A minor, Op 6, No 4
Sixth Floor Ensemble, Anssi Mattila (conductor)

4:35 am
Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901)
Overture (La Forza del Destino)
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Riccardo Chailly (conductor)

4:43 am
Felix Mendelssohn (1809–1847)
Laudate Pueri (motet, Op 39 No 2)
Polyphonia, Ivelina Ivancheva (piano), Ivelin Dimitrov (conductor)

4:53 am
Antonin Dvorak (1841-1904)
Slavonic Dance No 10 in E minor Op 72 No 2
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Juanjo Mena (conductor)

5:01 am
Stanisław Moniuszko (1819-1872)
Mazurka from the idyll 'Jawnuta' (The Gypsies)
Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Jerzy Salwarowski (conductor)

5:06 am
Georg Philipp Telemann (1681-1767)
Concerto for 3 oboes in B flat major
Peter Westermann (oboe), Michael Niesemann (oboe), Piet Dhont (oboe), Musica Antiqua Koln, Johannes Wohlmacher (director)

5:16 am
Johann Pachelbel (1653-1706), Bible (author)
Magnificat
Cantus Cölln, Johanna Koslowsky (soprano), Graham Pushee (counter tenor), Wilfred Jochens (tenor), Stephan Schreckenberger (bass), Christoph Anselm Noll (organ), Konrad Junghänel (director)

5:21 am
Hugo Wolf (1860-1903)
Intermezzo for string quartet in E flat major (1886)
Ljubljanski Godalni Kvartet

5:32 am
Gustav Mahler (1860-1911), Andrzej Bauer (arranger), Friedrich Ruckert (author)
Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen (Rückert Lieder)
Agata Zubel (soprano), Warsaw Cellonet Group, Andrzej Bauer (director)

5:39 am
Alexander Zemlinsky (1871-1942)
Trio for clarinet, cello and piano Op 3
Trio Luwigana

6:05 am
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Rondo in D (K.485)
Jean Muller (piano)

6:12 am
Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)
Symphony No 96 in D major "Miracle" H.1.96
Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra, Neville Marriner (conductor)

6:34 am
Edward Elgar (1857-1934)
Froissart - concert overture Op 19
BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Tadaaki Otaka (conductor)

6:50 am
Max Reger (1873-1916)
Maria Wiegenlied Op 76 No 52
Toronto Children's Chorus, Judy Loman (harp), Jean Ashworth Bartle (conductor)

6:52 am
Jean Sibelius (1865-1957)
Rakastava (The Lover) Op 14 arr. for soprano, baritone and chorus
Pirkko Törnqvist-Paakkanen (soprano), Jouni Kuorikoski (baritone), Finnish Radio Chamber Choir, Eric-Olof Söderström (conductor)

6 hours

Music Played

  • Alexander von Zemlinsky

    Walzer-Gesänge, Op 6

    Performer: Tatiana Korsunskaya. Singer: Regula Mühlemann.
    • CHSRF.
  • Richard Strauss

    9 Songs

    Performer: Tatiana Korsunskaya. Singer: Regula Mühlemann.
    • CHSRF.
  • Paul Hindemith

    Lustige Lieder in Aargauer Mundart (Merry Songs in Aargau Swiss-German Dialect)

    Performer: Tatiana Korsunskaya. Singer: Regula Mühlemann.
    • CHSRF.
  • Hugo Wolf

    Italienisches Liederbuch, (excerpts)

    Performer: Tatiana Korsunskaya. Lyricist: Paul Heyse. Singer: Regula Mühlemann.
    • CHSRF.
  • Eduard Strauss

    All mein' Gedanken, Op 21/1

    Performer: Tatiana Korsunskaya. Singer: Regula Mühlemann.
    • CHSRF.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Là-bas vers l' église

    Performer: Tatiana Korsunskaya. Singer: Regula Mühlemann.
    • CHSRF.
  • Francis Poulenc

    La Reine de coeur

    Performer: Tatiana Korsunskaya. Singer: Regula Mühlemann.
    • CHSRF.
  • Hugo Wolf

    String Quartet in D minor

    Ensemble: Ljubljanski String Quartet.
    • SIRTVS.
  • Franz Schubert

    Die Forelle (S.564)

    Performer: Simon Trpceski.
    • GBBBC.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony No. 6 in F major, Op.68 (Pastoral)

    Orchestra: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos.
    • NONRK.
  • Hans Erni

    Il pur suveran (The Free Farmer)

    Ensemble: Ligia Grischa. Conductor: Rudolf Bearth.
    • CHSSR.
  • Ilmari Hannikainen

    Rural Dances (Op.39a)

    Orchestra: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Petri Sakari.
    • FIYLE.
  • Constantin Dimitrescu

    Peasant Dance op 15

    Orchestra: National Radio Orchestra of Romania. Conductor: Paul Popescu.
    • ROROR.
  • Enrique Granados

    El Pelele (excerpt Goyescas: 7 pieces for piano, Op 11, No 7)

    Performer: Angela Hewitt.
    • CACBC.
  • Hector Quatromano

    Venezuelan Waltz

    Ensemble: Tornado Guitar Duo.
    • MDTRM.
  • Kurt Weill

    Kleine Dreigroschenmusik (excerpts)

    Ensemble: Winds of Flemish Radio Orchestra. Conductor: Jan Latham-Koenig.
    • BEVRT.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Concerto Grosso in A minor, Op 6, No 4

    Ensemble: Sixth Floor Ensemble. Conductor: Anssi Mattila.
    • FIYLE.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    La Forza del Destino, Overture

    Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • NLNPB.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Laudate Pueri (motet, op.39 no.2)

    Performer: Ivelina Ivancheva. Choir: Polyphonia. Conductor: Ivelin Dimitrov.
    • BGBNR.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Slavonic Dance no 10 in E minor Op 72 no 2

    Orchestra: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Juanjo Mena.
    • NONRK.
  • Stanislaw Moniuszko

    Mazurka from the idyll 'Jawnuta' (The Gypsies)

    Orchestra: Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jerzy Salwarowski.
    • PLPR.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Concerto for 3 oboes in B flat major

    Performer: Peter Westermann. Performer: Michael Niesemann. Performer: Piet Dhont. Ensemble: Musica Antiqua Köln. Director: Reinhard Goebel.
    • DEWDR.
  • Johann Pachelbel

    Magnificat

    Performer: Christoph Anselm Noll. Author: Bible. Ensemble: Cantus Cölln. Singer: Johanna Koslowsky. Singer: Graham Pushee. Singer: Wilfred Jochens. Singer: Stephan Schreckenberger. Director: Konrad Junghänel.
    • DEWDR.
  • Hugo Wolf

    Intermezzo for string quartet in E flat major (1886)

    Ensemble: Ljubljana String Quartet.
    • SIRTVS.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen (Rückert Lieder)

    Music Arranger: Andrzej Bauer. Author: Friedrich Rückert. Singer: Agata Zubel. Ensemble: Warsaw Cellonet Group. Director: Andrzej Bauer.
    • PLPR.
  • Alexander von Zemlinsky

    Trio for clarinet, cello and piano Op 3

    Ensemble: Trio Luwigana.
    • SIRTVS.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Rondo in D (K.485) [1786]

    Performer: Jean Muller.
    • FIYLE.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony no. 96 in D major "Miracle"

    Orchestra: Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • PLPR.
  • Edward Elgar

    Froissart, concert overture Op 19

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Tadaaki Otaka.
    • GBBBC.
  • Max Reger

    Maria Wiegenlied (Op.76 No.52)

    Performer: Judy Loman. Choir: Toronto Children’s Chorus. Conductor: Jean Ashworth Bartle.
    • CACBC.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Rakastava (The Lover) (Op.14) arr. for soprano, baritone and chorus

    Singer: Pirkko Tornqvist-Paakkanen. Singer: Jouni Kuorikoski. Choir: Helsingin kamarikuoro. Conductor: Eric-Olof Söderström.
    • FIYLE.

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