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The course of true love never did run smooth

Music on the complexities of love. Presented by Catriona Young.

Music on the complexities of love. Presented by Catriona Young.

12:31 AM
Jean Sibelius (1865-1957)
Andante Festivo
Apollon Musagete Quartet

12:35 AM
Edvard Grieg (1843-1907)
String Quartet No 1 in G minor
Apollon Musagete Quartet

01:11 AM
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
String quartet No 19 in C, K 465
Apollon Musagete Quartet

01:49 AM
Osvaldo Fresedo (1897-1984)
Tango Vida Mia (Encore)
Apollon Musagete Quartet

01:52 AM
Igor Stravinsky (1882-1971), Igor Stravinsky (arranger)
Concerto in E flat 'Dumbarton Oaks' arr. for two pianos
James Anagnoson (piano), Leslie Kinton (piano)

02:08 AM
Frank Bridge (1879-1941)
The Sea - suite for orchestra
BBC Philharmonic, Yan Pascal Tortelier (conductor)

02:31 AM
Johann Christoph Friedrich Bach (1732-1795)
Pygmalion, cantata for bass and orchestra W 18/5, B 50
Harry van der Kamp (bass), Das Kleine Konzert, Hermann Max (conductor)

03:04 AM
Henry Purcell (1659-1695)
If music be the food of love, Z 379C
Jan Kobow (tenor), Axel Wolf (lute)

03:08 AM
Edvard Grieg (1843-1907)
3 Lyric Pieces (Op 43/5, Op 54/3, Op 54/4)
Juhani Lagerspetz (piano)

03:17 AM
Richard Wagner (1813-1883)
Tannhauser: Overture; Venusberg music (concert version)
Orchestre du Conservatoire de Musique du Quebec, Franz-Paul Decker (conductor)

03:39 AM
Erik Satie (1866-1925)
Poudre d'or, waltz for piano
Ashley Wass (piano)

03:45 AM
Arthur de Greef (1862-1940)
Cinq Chants D'Amour for soprano and orchestra
Charlotte Riedijk (soprano), Flemish Radio Orchestra, Yannick Nezet-Seguin (conductor)

04:05 AM
Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
Strings Quartet in C minor (D 703)
Tilev String Quartet

04:15 AM
Georges Auric (1899-1983), Philip Lane (arranger)
The Lavender Hill Mob (Suite)
BBC Philharmonic, Rumon Gamba (conductor)

04:23 AM
Benjamin Britten (1913-1976)
To lie flat on the back for voice and piano
Andrew Kennedy (tenor), Christopher Glynn (piano)

04:26 AM
Benjamin Britten (1913-1976), W.H.Auden (author)
What's in your mind?
Andrew Kennedy (tenor), Christopher Glynn (piano)

04:27 AM
Benjamin Britten (1913-1976)
Underneath the abject willow from 2 Ballads for voice and piano
Andrew Kennedy (tenor), Christopher Glynn (piano)

04:31 AM
Stanislaw Moniuszko (1819-1872)
The Commander-in-Chief's Lover (overture)
Polish Radio National Symphony Orchestra Katowice, Bogdan Oledzki (conductor)

04:38 AM
Carlo Gesualdo (1566-1613)
Ave dulcissima Maria
Monteverdi Choir, John Eliot Gardiner (conductor)

04:45 AM
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
7 Variations on 'Bei Mannern welche Liebe fuhlen' WoO 46
Diana Ozolina (cello), Lelde Paula (piano)

04:55 AM
Fritz Kreisler (1875-1962)
Liebesleid - Old Viennese Dance No 2
Uros Prevorsek (violin), Marjan Vodopivec (piano)

04:58 AM
Sandu Sura (b.1980)
Love song and Banatean dance
Sandu Sura (cimbalom), Dan Bobeica (violin), Sergiu Pavlov (violin), Veaceslav Stefanet (violin), Vlad Tocan (violin), Anatol Vitu (viola), Dorin Buldumea (saxophone), Stefan Negura (pipe), Andrei Vladimir (clarinet), Ion Croitoru (double bass), Veaceslav Palca (accordion), Andrei Prohnitschi (guitar)

05:04 AM
Gustav Mahler (1860-1911)
Symphony No 5 in C sharp minor (4th mvt, Adagietto)
Concertgebouw Orchestra, Willem Mengelberg (conductor)

05:12 AM
Clara Schumann (1819-1896)
Variations on a theme of Robert Schumann for piano in F sharp minor, Op 20
Angela Cheng (piano)

05:21 AM
Johannes Brahms (1833-1897), Friedrich Schiller (author)
Nanie Op 82
Oslo Philharmonic Choir, Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, Rafael Fruhbeck de Burgos (conductor)

05:34 AM
William Walton (1902-1983)
Where does the uttered music go?
BBC Singers, Stephen Layton (conductor)

05:40 AM
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
Leonora Overture No 3, Op 72b
RTV Slovenia Symphony Orchestra (classic performer), Anton Nanut (conductor)

05:54 AM
Robert de Visee (c.1655-1733)
Suite No 12 in E minor
Yasunori Imamura (theorbo)

06:11 AM
Richard Wagner (1813-1883)
Siegfried-Idyll for small orchestra
Hungarian Radio Orchestra, Ervin Lukacs (conductor)

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Music Played

  • Jean Sibelius

    Andante Festivo

    Ensemble: Apollon Musagete Quartet.
    • CHRTS.
  • Edvard Grieg

    String Quartet No 1 in G minor

    Ensemble: Apollon Musagete Quartet.
    • CHRTS.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    String quartet No 19 in C, K 465

    Ensemble: Apollon Musagete Quartet.
    • CHRTS.
  • Osvaldo Fresedo

    Tango Vida Mia (Encore)

    Ensemble: Apollon Musagete Quartet.
    • CHRTS.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Concerto in E flat 'Dumbarton Oaks' arr. for two pianos

    Performer: Anagnoson & Kinton.
    • CACBC.
  • Frank Bridge

    The Sea - suite for orchestra

    Ensemble: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier.
    • GBBBC.
  • Johann Christoph Friedrich Bach

    Pygmalion, cantata for bass and orchestra W 18/5, B 50

    Singer: Harry van der Kamp. Ensemble: Das Kleine Konzert. Conductor: Hermann Max.
    • DEWDR.
  • Henry Purcell

    If music be the food of love, Z 379C

    Performer: Axel Wolf. Singer: Jan Kobow.
    • PLPR.
  • Edvard Grieg

    3 Lyric Pieces (Op 43/5, Op 54/3, Op 54/4)

    Performer: Juhani Lagerspetz.
    • FIYLE.
  • Richard Wagner

    Tannhauser: Overture; Venusberg music (concert version)

    Orchestra: Orchestre du Conservatoire de Musique du Quebec. Conductor: Franz-Paul Decker.
    • CACBC.
  • Erik Satie

    Poudre d'or, waltz for piano

    Performer: Ashley Wass.
    • GBBBC.
  • Arthur De Greef

    Cinq Chants D'Amour for soprano and orchestra

    Singer: Charlotte Riedijk. Orchestra: Brussels Philharmonic. Conductor: Yannick Nézet‐Séguin.
    • BERTBF.
  • Franz Schubert

    Strings Quartet in C minor (D 703)

    Ensemble: Tilev String Quartet.
    • BGBNR.
  • Georges Auric

    The Lavender Hill Mob (Suite)

    Music Arranger: Philip Lane. Ensemble: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Rumon Gamba.
    • GBBBC.
  • Benjamin Britten

    To lie flat on the back for voice and piano

    Performer: Christopher Glynn. Singer: Andrew Kennedy.
    • GBBBC.
  • Benjamin Britten

    What's in your mind?

    Performer: Christopher Glynn. Author: W. H. Auden. Singer: Andrew Kennedy.
    • GBBBC.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Underneath the abject willow from 2 Ballads for voice and piano [1936]

    Performer: Christopher Glynn. Singer: Andrew Kennedy.
    • GBBBC.
  • Stanislaw Moniuszko

    The Commander-in-Chief's Lover (overture)

    Orchestra: Polish Radio National Symphony Orchestra Katowice. Conductor: Bogdan Oledzki.
    • PLPR.
  • Carlo Gesualdo

    Ave dulcissima Maria

    Choir: Monteverdi Choir. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • DEWDR.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    7 Variations on 'Bei Mannern welche Liebe fuhlen' WoO 46

    Performer: Diāna Ozoliņa. Performer: Lelde Paula.
    • LVLR.
  • Fritz Kreisler

    Liebesleid - Old Viennese Dance No 2 [1910]

    Performer: Uros Prevorsek. Performer: Marjan Vodopivec.
    • SIRTVS.
  • Sandu Sura

    Love song and Banatean dance

    Performer: Sandu Sura. Performer: Dan Bobeica. Performer: Sergiu Pavlov. Performer: Veaceslav Stefanet. Performer: Vlad Tocan. Performer: Anatol Vitu. Performer: Dorin Buldumea. Performer: Stefan Negura. Performer: Andrei Vladimir. Performer: Ion Croitoru. Performer: Veaceslav Palca. Performer: Andrei Prohnitschi.
    • MDTRM.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Symphony No 5 in C sharp minor (4th mvt, Adagietto)

    Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Willem Mengelberg.
    • NLNPO.
  • Clara Schumann

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

    Performer: Angela Cheng.
    • CACBC.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Nanie Op 82

    Author: Friedrich Schiller. Choir: Oslo Filharmoniske Kor. Orchestra: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos.
    • NONRK.
  • William Walton

    Where does the uttered music go?

    Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Stephen Layton.
    • GBBBC.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Leonora Overture No 3, Op 72b

    Conductor: Anton Nanut.
    • SIRTVS.
  • Robert de Visée

    Suite No 12 in E minor

    Performer: Yasunori Imamura.
    • DEWDR.
  • Richard Wagner

    Siegfried-Idyll for small orchestra

    Orchestra: Hungarian Radio Orchestra. Conductor: Ervin Lukács.
    • HUMR.

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