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Swedish National Day

Choral music from Sweden celebrating the 100th anniversary of Eric Ericson's birth. John Shea presents.

To celebrate 100th Anniversary of Eric Ericson's birth, choral music from Sweden. John Shea presents.

12:31 AM
Ingvar Lidholm (1921-2017)
De profundis
Swedish Radio Choir, Eric Ericson Chamber Choir, Fredrik Malmberg (director)

12:39 AM
Lisa Streich (b.1985)
Civil Song
Swedish Radio Choir, Eric Ericson Chamber Choir, Fredrik Malmberg (director)

12:54 AM
Jean-Yves Daniel-Lesur (1908-2002)
Cantique des cantiques (Song of Songs)
Swedish Radio Choir, Eric Ericson Chamber Choir, Fredrik Malmberg (director)

01:14 AM
Hugo Alfvén (1872-1960)
Aftonen (The Evening)
Swedish Radio Choir, Eric Ericson Chamber Choir, Martina Batič (director)

01:19 AM
Sven-Erik Bäck (1919-1994)
Natten är framskriden (The night is far spent)
Swedish Radio Choir, Eric Ericson Chamber Choir, Martina Batič (director)

01:25 AM
Max Reger (1873-1916)
Vater unser
Swedish Radio Choir, Eric Ericson Chamber Choir, Martina Batič (director)

01:42 AM
Fryderyk Chopin (1810-1849)
Valse in G flat (Op.70 No.1)
Fannie Bloomfield-Zeisler (piano)

01:44 AM
Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
Symphony No.1 in C minor (Op.68)
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Esa-Pekka Salonen (conductor)

02:31 AM
Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
Octet in F (D.803)
Niklas Andersson (clarinet), Henrik Blixt (bassoon), Hans Larsson (horn), Jannica Gustafsson (violin), Martin Stensson (violin), Håkan Olsson (viola), Jan-Erik Gustafsson (cello), Maria Johansson (double bass)

03:30 AM
Robert Schumann (1810-1856)
Songs from Myrten (Op.25)
Olle Persson (baritone), Stefan Bojsten (piano)

03:42 AM
Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
Sonata for Cello and Piano in D Minor
Ola Karlsson (cello), Lars David Nilsson (piano)

03:54 AM
Camille Saint-Saëns (1835-1921)
Saltarelle, Op 74
Lamentabile Consort, Jan Stromberg (tenor), Gunnar Andersson (tenor), Bertil Marcusson (baritone), Olle Sköld (bass)

04:00 AM
Ludvig Norman (1831-1885)
Contrasts for Piano (Op.61, Nos 1&2) (1883-1884)
Bengt-Åke Lundin (piano)

04:04 AM
Ludwig Norman (1831-1885), Niklas Willén (arranger)
Andante Sostenuto
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Niklas Willén (conductor)

04:14 AM
Edvard Grieg (1843-1907)
Wedding Day at Troldhaugen, from "Lyric Pieces" (Op.65 No.6)
Carl Wendling (piano)

04:21 AM
Wilhelm Stenhammar (1871-1927)
Florez and Blanzeflor, Op 3
Peter Mattei (baritone), Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Manfred Honeck (conductor)

04:31 AM
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
Coriolan Overture, Op 62
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Manfred Honeck (conductor)

04:38 AM
Carl Czerny (1791-1857)
Fantasie for 2 pianos in F minor (four hands)
Stefan Lindgren (piano), Daniel Propper (piano)

04:48 AM
Hugo Alfvén (1872-1960)
En bat med blommor (A boat with flowers), Op 44
Peter Mattei (baritone), Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Manfred Honeck (conductor)

04:59 AM
Sven-Erik Bäck (1919-1994)
String Quartet No.2
Yggdrasil String Quartet, Fredrik Paulsson (violin), Per Ohman (violin), Robert Westlund (viola), Per Nyström (cello)

05:12 AM
Camille Saint-Saëns (1835-1921)
Sonata for bassoon and piano (Op.168) in G major
Jens-Christoph Lemke (bassoon), Mårten Landström (piano)

05:25 AM
Robert Schumann (1810-1856), Stefan Bojsten (arranger)
Hor' ich das Liedchen klingen - from Dichterliebe Op 48 No 10
Olle Persson (baritone), Dan Almgren (violin), Torleif Thedéen (cello), Stefan Bojsten (piano)

05:29 AM
Ludvig Norman (1831-1885)
Piano Sextet in A minor
Bengt-Åke Lundin (piano), Uppsala Kammar Solister

06:00 AM
Lars-Erik Larsson (1908-1986)
Violin Sonatina (1928)
Arve Tellefsen (violin), Lucia Negro (piano)

06:14 AM
Dag Wiren (1905-1986)
Serenade for Strings, Op 11
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Niklas Willén (conductor)

6 hours

Music Played

  • Ingvar Lidholm

    De profundis

    Choir: Radiokören. Choir: Eric Ericsons Kammarkör. Director: Fredrik Malmberg.
    • SESR.
  • Lisa Streich

    Civil Song

    Choir: Radiokören. Choir: Eric Ericsons Kammarkör. Director: Fredrik Malmberg.
    • SESR.
  • Jean-Yves Daniel-Lesur

    Cantique des cantiques (Song of Songs)

    Choir: Radiokören. Choir: Eric Ericsons Kammarkör. Director: Fredrik Malmberg.
    • SESR.
  • Hugo Alfvén

    Aftonen (The Evening)

    Choir: Radiokören. Choir: Eric Ericsons Kammarkör. Director: Martina Batic.
    • SESR.
  • Sven-Erik Bäck

    Natten är framskriden (The night is far spent)

    Choir: Radiokören. Choir: Eric Ericsons Kammarkör. Director: Martina Batic.
    • SESR.
  • Max Reger

    Vater unser

    Choir: Radiokören. Choir: Eric Ericsons Kammarkör. Director: Martina Batic.
    • SESR.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Symphony No.1 in C minor (Op.68)

    Orchestra: Sveriges Radios Symfoniorkester. Conductor: Esa‐Pekka Salonen.
    • SESR.
  • Franz Schubert

    Octet in F (D.803) [1824]

    Performer: Niklas Andersson. Performer: Henrik Blixt. Performer: Hans Larsson. Performer: Jannica Gustafsson. Performer: Martin Stensson. Performer: Hakan Olsson. Performer: Jan-Erik Gustafsson. Performer: Maria Johansson.
    • SESR.
  • Robert Schumann

    Songs from Myrten (Op.25)

    Performer: Stefan Bojsten. Singer: Olle Persson.
    • SESR.
  • Claude Debussy

    Sonata for Cello and Piano in D Minor [1915]

    Performer: Ola Karlsson. Performer: Lars David Nilsson.
    • SESR.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Saltarelle, Op 74

    Ensemble: Lamentabile Consort. Singer: Jan Stromberg. Singer: Gunnar Andersson. Singer: Bertil Marcusson. Singer: Olle Skold.
    • SESR.
  • Ludvig Norman

    Contrasts for Piano (Op.61, Nos 1&2) (1883-1884)

    Performer: Bengt-Åke Lundin.
    • SESR.
  • Ludwig Norman

    Andante Sostenuto

    Music Arranger: Niklas Willén. Orchestra: Sveriges Radios Symfoniorkester. Conductor: Niklas Willén.
    • SESR.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Wedding Day at Troldhaugen, from "Lyric Pieces" (Op.65 No.6)

    Performer: Carl Wendling.
    • SESR.
  • Wilhelm Stenhammar

    Florez and Blanzeflor, Op 3

    Singer: Peter Mattei. Orchestra: Sveriges Radios Symfoniorkester. Conductor: Manfred Honeck.
    • SESR.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Coriolan Overture, Op 62

    Orchestra: Sveriges Radios Symfoniorkester. Conductor: Manfred Honeck.
    • SESR.
  • Carl Czerny

    Fantasie for piano duet in F minor

    Performer: Stefan Lindgren. Performer: Daniel Propper.
    • SESR.
  • Hugo Alfvén

    En bat med blommor (A boat with flowers), Op 44

    Singer: Peter Mattei. Orchestra: Sveriges Radios Symfoniorkester. Conductor: Manfred Honeck.
    • SESR.
  • Sven-Erik Bäck

    String Quartet No.2

    Performer: Fredrik Paulsson. Performer: Per Ohman. Performer: Robert Westlund. Performer: Per Nystrom. Ensemble: Yggdrasil String Quartet.
    • SESR.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Sonata for bassoon and piano (Op.168) in G major

    Performer: Jens-Christoph Lemke. Performer: Mårten Landström.
    • SESR.
  • Robert Schumann

    Hor' ich das Liedchen klingen - from Dichterliebe Op 48 No 10

    Performer: Dan Almgren. Performer: Torleif Thedéen. Performer: Stefan Bojsten. Music Arranger: Stefan Bojsten. Singer: Olle Persson.
    • SESR.
  • Ludvig Norman

    Piano Sextet in A minor

    Performer: Bengt-Åke Lundin. Ensemble: Uppsala Kammarsolister.
    • SESR.
  • Lars‐Erik Larsson

    Violin Sonatina (1928)

    Performer: Arve Tellefsen. Performer: Lucia Negro.
    • SESR.
  • Dag Wirén

    Serenade for Strings, Op 11

    Orchestra: Sveriges Radios Symfoniorkester. Conductor: Niklas Willén.
    • SESR.

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