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Freeing Ruggiero

Jonathan Swain presents Francesca Caccini's opera La Liberazione di Ruggiero dall'isola d'Alcina - the first opera to be written by a woman - from the Herne Early Music Festival.

Francesca Caccini's opera La Liberazione di Ruggiero dall'isola d'Alcina - the first opera to be written by a woman - from the Herne Early Music Festival. Jonathan Swain presents.

12:31 am
Francesca Caccini (1587-1640)
La Liberazione di Ruggiero dall'isola d'Alcina
Maria Cristina Kiehr (Alcina - soprano), Romain Bockler (Ruggiero - baritone), Sarah Breton (Melissa - mezzo soprano), Lise Viricel (Damigella/Sirena - soprano), Axelle Verner (Damigella, Dama Disincantata - mezzo soprano), Alice Duport-Percier (Damigella, Nunzia - soprano), Laurent David (Pastore, Pianta Incantata, Astolfo - tenor), Eric Chopin (Vistola Fiume, Pianta Incantata - bass), Concerto Soave, Jean-Marc Aymes (conductor)

1:49 am
Rebecca Clarke (1886-1979)
Viola Sonata in E minor
Lise Berthaud (viola), Xenia Maliarevitch (piano)

2:13 am
Elżbieta Sikora (b.1943)
Rappel III for string orchestra
Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Wojciech Michniewski (conductor)

2:31 am
Antonín Dvořák (1841-1904)
Symphony no 9 in E minor, Op 95 (From the New World)
BBC Symphony Orchestra, Jiri Belohlavek (conductor)

3:13 am
Erkki Melartin (1875-1937)
Easy Pieces, Op 121
Arto Noras (cello), Tapani Valsta (piano)

3:29 am
Benjamin Britten (1913-1976)
Missa Brevis in D, Op 63
Katya Dimanova (soloist), Evgenia Tasseva (soloist), Velin Liev (organ), Polyphonia, Ivelin Dimitrov (conductor)

3:43 am
George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)
Sonata for oboe and continuo (HWV.366) Op 1 No 8 in C minor
Louise Pellerin (oboe), Dom André Laberge (organ)

3:50 am
Robert Kajanus (1856-1933)
Finnish Rhapsody No 1
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Leif Segerstam (conductor)

4:00 am
Fryderyk Chopin (1810-1849)
Impromptu in G flat major, Op 51
Krzysztof Jablonski (piano)

4:06 am
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
Horn Concerto No 2 in E flat major, K.417
Jacob Slagter (horn), Nieuw Sinfonietta Amsterdam, Lev Markiz (conductor)

4:19 am
John Dowland (1563-1626),Thomas Morley (1557/58-1602)
Morley: Fantasie; Dowland: Pavan; Earl of Derby, his Galliard
Nigel North (lute)

4:31 am
Dmitry Shostakovich (1906-1975)
Festive Overture Op 96
Edmonton Symphony Orchestra, Uri Mayer (conductor)

4:37 am
Anonymous,Gaucelm Faidit (c.1150-1220)
Excelsus in numine/Benedictus; Fortz chausa es
Eric Mentzel (tenor), Bois de Cologne

4:46 am
Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)
Keyboard Trio No 18 in A major (Hob XV:18)
Ensemble of the Classic Era

5:05 am
Aarre Merikanto
Scherzo for Orchestra
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Ulf Söderblom (conductor)

5:16 am
Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach (1714-1788)
Fantasia in F sharp minor Wq.67 for keyboard
Dirk Borner (harpsichord)

5:27 am
George Gershwin (1898-1937)
Symphonic Suite from Porgy and Bess
William Tritt (piano), Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra, Boris Brott (conductor)

5:53 am
Maurice Ravel (1875-1937)
Piano Trio in A minor
Grieg Trio

6:20 am
Nicolas Chédeville (1705-1782)
Les Saisons Amusantes Part II (Les Plaisirs de l'ete)
Ensemble 1700, Dorothee Oberlinger (director)

6 hours

Music Played

  • Francesca Caccini

    La Liberazione di Ruggiero dall'isola d'Alcina

    Singer: María Cristina Kiehr. Singer: Romain Bockler. Singer: Sarah Breton. Singer: Lise Viricel. Singer: Axelle Verner. Singer: Alice Duport-Percier. Singer: Laurent David. Singer: Eric Chopin. Ensemble: Concerto Soave. Conductor: Jean-Marc Aymes.
    • DEWDR.
  • Rebecca Clarke

    Viola Sonata in E minor

    Performer: Lise Berthaud. Performer: Xénia Maliarevitch.
    • GBBBC.
  • Elżbieta Sikora

    Rappel III for string orchestra

    Orchestra: Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Wojciech Michniewski.
    • PLPR.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Symphony no 9 in E minor, Op 95 (From the New World)

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jiří Bělohlávek.
    • GBBBC.
  • Erkki Melartin

    Easy Pieces, Op 121

    Performer: Arto Noras. Performer: Tapani Valsta.
    • FIYLE.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Missa Brevis in D, Op 63

    Performer: Katya Dimanova. Performer: Evgenia Tasseva. Performer: Velin Liev. Choir: Polyphonia. Conductor: Ivelin Dimitrov.
    • BGBNR.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Sonata for oboe and continuo (HWV.366) (Op.1 No.8) in C minor

    Performer: Louise Pellerin. Performer: Dom André Laberge.
    • CACBC.
  • Robert Kajanus

    Finnish Rhapsody No 1

    Orchestra: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Leif Segerstam.
    • FIYLE.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Impromptu in G flat major, Op 51

    Performer: Krzysztof Jablonski.
    • PLPR.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Horn Concerto no 2 in E flat major, K.417

    Performer: Jacob Slagter. Ensemble: Amsterdam Sinfonietta. Conductor: Lev Markiz.
    • NLNOS.
  • John Dowland

    Morley: Fantasie; Dowland: Pavan; Earl of Derby, his Galliard

    Composer: Thomas Morley. Performer: Nigel North.
    • GBBBC.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Festive Overture (Op.96)

    Orchestra: Edmonton Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Uri Mayer.
    • CACBC.
  • Anonymous

    Excelsus in numine/Benedictus; Fortz chausa es

    Composer: Gaucelm Faidit. Singer: Eric Mentzel. Ensemble: Bois de Cologne.
    • DEWDR.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Keyboard Trio No.18 in A major (Hob XV:18) [1794]

    Ensemble: Ensemble of the Classic Era.
    • AUABC.
  • Aarre Merikanto

    Scherzo for Orchestra

    Orchestra: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Ulf Söderblom.
    • FIYLE.
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Fantasia in F sharp minor Wq.67 for keyboard

    Performer: Dirk Börner.
    • PLPR.
  • George Gershwin

    Symphonic Suite from Porgy and Bess

    Performer: William Tritt. Orchestra: Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Boris Brott.
    • CACBC.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Piano Trio in A minor

    Ensemble: Grieg Trio.
    • NONRK.
  • Nicolas Chédeville

    Les Saisons Amusantes Part II (Les Plaisirs de l'ete)

    Ensemble: Ensemble 1700. Director: Dorothee Oberlinger.
    • DEWDR.

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