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Microtonal chamber music from the 1920s and 30s avant-garde. With John Shea.

Microtonal chamber music from the 1920s and 30s avant-garde. With John Shea.

12:31 AM
Ivan Wyschnegradsky (1893-1979)
24 Preludes dans l'échelle chromatique (excerpts)
Ivan Siller (piano), Frantisek Kiraly (piano)

01:00 AM
Július Kowalski (1912-2003)
Violin Partita in Sixth-tone System (1936)
Milan Pal'a (violin)

01:09 AM
Charles Ives (1874-1954)
Three Quarter-Tone Pieces (1923-1924)
Ivan Siller (piano), Frantisek Kiraly (piano)

01:23 AM
Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741)
Gloria in D major, RV.589
Ann Monoyios (soprano), Matthew White (counter tenor), Colin Ainsworth (tenor), Tafelmusik Chamber Choir, Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra, Ivars Taurins (conductor)

01:52 AM
Antonín Dvořák (1841-1904)
Symphony No 7 in D minor, Op 70
Polish Radio Orchestra in Warsaw, Wojciech Rajski (conductor)

02:31 AM
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
Piano Concerto No 1 in C major, Op 15
Barry Douglas (piano), Camerata Ireland

03:05 AM
Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
String Quartet No 13 in A minor, D804, 'Rosamunde'
Artemis Quartet

03:42 AM
John Foulds (1880-1939)
An Arabian Night (1936-7)
Cynthia Fleming (violin), Katharine Wood (cello), BBC Concert Orchestra, Ronald Corp (conductor)

03:48 AM
Jean Sibelius (1865-1957)
Petite Suite
Royal Academy of Music Brass Soloists

03:56 AM
Manuel Maria Ponce (1882-1948)
Guitar Preludes, Nos 1, 2, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
Heiki Mätlik (guitar)

04:04 AM
Mily Alexeyevich Balakirev (1837-1910)
Overture on Russian themes
Bratislava Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Ondrej Lenárd (conductor)

04:13 AM
Franz Schubert (1797-1828), Franz Liszt (transcriber)
Standchen, D957
Simon Trpceski (piano)

04:20 AM
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Oboe Concerto in G minor
Hans-Peter Westermann (oboe), Camerata Köln

04:31 AM
George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)
Overture (Agrippina); 'Son contenta di morire' (Radamisto)
Delphine Galou (contralto), Les Ambassadeurs, Alexis Kossenko (director)

04:39 AM
Clara Schumann (1819-1896)
Variations on a theme of Robert Schumann for piano in F sharp minor, Op 20
Angela Cheng (piano)

04:49 AM
Stanisław Moniuszko (1819-1872)
Flis ('The Raftsman') (Overture)
Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Jerzy Salwarowski (conductor)

04:58 AM
Kaspar Förster (1616-1673)
Beatus vir , KBPJ 3
Marta Boberska (soprano), Kai Wessel (counter tenor), Grzegorz Zychowicz (bass), Il Tempo Baroque Ensemble

05:07 AM
Jean-Baptiste Arban (1825-1889)
Le Carnaval de Venise
Vilém Hofbauer (trumpet), Miroslava Trnková (piano)

05:15 AM
Georg Philipp Telemann (1681-1767)
Violin Sonata in A major (Essercizii Musici)
Camerata Köln

05:25 AM
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
Trio in B flat major, Op 11
Thomas Norup Jensen (clarinet), Henrik Brendstrup (cello), Jørgen Larsen (piano)

05:46 AM
Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
Preludes (excerpts books 1 & 2)
Francesco Piemontesi (piano)

06:07 AM
Ottorino Respighi (1879-1936)
Pini di Roma - symphonic poem
BBC Philharmonic, Gianandrea Noseda (conductor)

6 hours

Music Played

  • Ivan Alexandrovich Wyschnegradsky

    24 Preludes dans l'échelle chromatique (excerpts)

    Performer: Ivan Šiller. Performer: Frantisek Kiraly.
    • SKRTVS.
  • Július Kowalski

    Violin Partita in Sixth-tone System (1936)

    Performer: Milan Pala.
    • SKRTVS.
  • Charles Ives

    Three Quarter-Tone Pieces (1923-1924)

    Performer: Ivan Šiller. Performer: Frantisek Kiraly.
    • SKRTVS.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Gloria in D major, RV.589

    Singer: Ann Monoyios. Singer: Matthew White. Singer: Colin Ainsworth. Choir: Tafelmusik Chamber Choir. Orchestra: Tafelmusik. Conductor: Ivars Taurins.
    • CACBC.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Symphony No 7 in D minor, Op 70

    Orchestra: Polish Radio Orchestra in Warsaw. Conductor: Wojciech Rajski.
    • PLPR.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Concerto No 1 in C major, Op 15

    Performer: Barry Douglas. Orchestra: Camerata Ireland.
    • PLPR.
  • Franz Schubert

    String Quartet no 13 in A minor, D804, 'Rosamunde'

    Ensemble: Artemis Quartet.
    • CHRSR.
  • John Foulds

    An Arabian Night (1936-7)

    Performer: Cynthia Fleming. Performer: Katharine Wood. Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Ronald Corp.
    • GBBBC.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Petite Suite

    Ensemble: Royal Academy of Music Brass Soloists.
    • GBBBC.
  • Manuel Ponce

    Guitar Preludes Nos 1, 2, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11

    Performer: Heiki Mätlik.
    • EEER.
  • Mily Alexeyevich Balakirev

    Overture on Russian themes

    Orchestra: Bratislava Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Ondrej Lenárd.
    • SKSR.
  • Franz Schubert

    Standchen, D957

    Performer: Simon Trpceski.
    • GBBBC.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Oboe Concerto in G minor

    Performer: Hans-Peter Westermann. Ensemble: Camerata Köln.
    • DEWDR.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Overture (Agrippina); 'Son contenta di morire' (Radamisto)

    Singer: Delphine Galou. Ensemble: Les Ambassadeurs. Director: Alexis Kossenko.
    • PLPR.
  • Clara Schumann

    Variations on a theme of Robert Schumann for piano in F sharp minor, Op 20

    Performer: Angela Cheng.
    • CACBC.
  • Stanislaw Moniuszko

    Flis ('The Raftsman') (Overture)

    Orchestra: Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jerzy Salwarowski.
    • PLPR.
  • Kaspar Forster

    Beatus vir , KBPJ 3

    Singer: Marta Boberska. Singer: Kai Wessel. Singer: Grzegorz Zychowicz. Ensemble: Il Tempo Baroque Ensemble.
    • PLPR.
  • Jean-Baptiste Arban

    Le Carnaval de Venise

    Performer: Vilem Hofbauer. Performer: Miroslava Trnkova.
    • CZCR.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Violin Sonata in A major (Essercizii Musici)

    Ensemble: Camerata Köln.
    • DEWDR.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Trio in B flat major Op.11 for clarinet, cello and piano

    Performer: Thomas Norup Jensen. Performer: Henrik Brendstrup. Performer: Jörgen Larsen.
    • NONRK.
  • Claude Debussy

    Preludes (excerpts books 1 & 2)

    Performer: Francesco Piemontesi.
    • PLPR.
  • Ottorino Respighi

    Pini di Roma - symphonic poem

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda.
    • GBBBC.

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