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Highs and Lows

Music inspired by the majesty of mountains and valleys, including Strauss's Alpine Symphony. John Shea presents.

Music inspired by the majesty of mountains and valleys, including Strauss' Alpine Symphony. John Shea presents.

01:01 AM
Erich Wolfgang Korngold (1897-1957)
Violin Concerto in D, op 35
Simone Lamsma (violin), RTE National Symphony Orchestra, Kazuki Yamada (conductor)

01:28 AM
Eugene Ysaye (1858-1931)
Sonata for Violin in A minor, Op 27 No 2 (Les furies. Allegro furioso)
Simone Lamsma (violin)

01:32 AM
Richard Strauss (1864-1949)
An Alpine Symphony
RTE National Symphony Orchestra, Kazuki Yamada (conductor)

02:28 AM
Traditional Swedish, David Wikander (arranger)
Om alla berg och dalar (If all the hills and valleys)
Swedish Radio Choir, Eric Ericson (conductor)

02:29 AM
Nigel Westlake (b.1958)
Winter in the Forgotten Valley
Guitar Trek, Timothy Kain (guitar), Fiona Walsh (guitar), Richard Strasser (guitar), Peter Constant (guitar)

02:41 AM
Alphons Diepenbrock (1862-1921), Eduard Reeser (arranger)
Lydische Nacht (1913) (version for orchestra only)
Concertgebouw Orchestra, Hans Vonk (conductor)

03:01 AM
Clara Schumann (1819-1896)
Piano Trio in G minor, Op 17
Eva Zurbrugg (violin), Angela Schwartz (cello), Erika Radermacher (piano)

03:29 AM
Sergey Rachmaninov (1873-1943), Konstantin Balmont (author)
The Bells (Kolokola) for soloists, chorus and orchestra (Op.35)
Pavel Kourchoumov (tenor), Roumiana Bareva (soprano), Stoyan Popov (baritone), Sons de la mer Mixed Choir, Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra, Vassil Stefanov (conductor)

04:07 AM
Hugo Wolf (1860-1903)
3 songs "Der du von dem Himmel", "Koeniglich Gebet" & "Dank des Paria"
Albena Kechlibareva Bernstein (mezzo soprano), Stefan Dalchev (organ)

04:15 AM
Marin Goleminov (1908-2000)
Sonata for solo cello
Anatoli Krastev (cello)

04:23 AM
Frank Martin (1890-1974), William Shakespeare (author)
Five Songs of Ariel for 16 voices
Myra Kroese (contralto), Netherlands Chamber Choir, Tðnu Kaljuste (conductor)

04:35 AM
Grace Williams (1906-1977)
Sea Sketches (1944)
Manitoba Chamber Orchestra, Roy Goodman (conductor)

04:53 AM
Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
L' Isle joyeuse
Philippe Cassard (piano)

05:01 AM
Fernando Lopes-Graca (1906-1994)
3 Portuguese Dances, Op 32 (1941)
Portuguese Symphony Orchestra, Wolfgang Rennert (conductor)

05:08 AM
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Prelude and fugue for organ (BWV.561) in A minor
Norbert Bartelsman (organ)

05:17 AM
Karol Jozef Lipinski (1790-1861)
Adagio from Violin Concerto in F sharp minor No 1
Albrecht Breuninger (violin), Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Wojciech Rajski (conductor)

05:27 AM
Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901)
Restate! Presso all mia persona, Duet between King of Spain and Posa
Nicolai Ghiuselev (bass), Vladimir Stoyanov (baritone), Sofia Symphony Orchestra, Boris Hinchev (conductor)

05:41 AM
Gyorgy Ligeti (1923-2006)
Three Nonsense Madrigals (1988-1989)
King's Singers

05:49 AM
Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
No. 7 Ce qu'a vu le vent d'ouest from Preludes - book 1
Shai Wosner (piano)

05:53 AM
Harold Arlen (1905-1986), Unknown (arranger)
Somewhere over the Rainbow
I Cameristi Italiani

05:56 AM
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Toccata in D major, BWV 912
Leif Ove Andsnes (piano)

06:08 AM
Georges Auric (1899-1983), Philip Lane (arranger)
The Lavender Hill Mob (Suite)
BBC Philharmonic, Rumon Gamba (conductor)

06:16 AM
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
Symphony No 33 in B flat major, K319
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Manfred Honeck (conductor)

06:37 AM
Astor Piazzolla (1921-1992)
Las cuatro estaciones portenas (1969)
Musica Camerata Montreal

6 hours

Music Played

  • Erich Wolfgang Korngold

    Violin Concerto in D, op 35

    Performer: Simone Lamsma. Orchestra: RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Kazuki Yamada.
    • IERTE.
  • Eugène Ysaÿe

    Sonata for Violin in A minor, Op 27 No 2 (Les furies. Allegro furioso)

    Performer: Simone Lamsma.
    • IERTE.
  • Richard Strauss

    An Alpine Symphony

    Orchestra: RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Kazuki Yamada.
    • IERTE.
  • Traditional Swedish

    Om alla berg och dalar (If all the hills and valleys)

    Music Arranger: David Wikander. Choir: Radiokören. Conductor: Eric Ericson.
    • SESR.
  • Nigel Westlake

    Winter in the Forgotten Valley

    Performer: Timothy Kain. Performer: Fiona Walsh. Performer: Richard Strasser. Performer: Peter Constant. Ensemble: Guitar Trek.
    • AUABC.
  • Alphons Diepenbrock

    Lydische Nacht (1913) (version for orchestra only)

    Music Arranger: Eduard Reeser. Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Hans Vonk.
    • NLNPO.
  • Clara Schumann

    Piano Trio in G minor, Op 17

    Performer: Eva Zurbrugg. Performer: Angela Schwartz. Performer: Erika Radermacher.
    • CHSRI.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    The Bells (Kolokola) for soloists, chorus and orchestra (Op.35)

    Author: Konstantin Balmont. Singer: Pavel Kourchoumov. Singer: Roumiana Bareva. Singer: Stoyan Popov. Choir: Sons de la mer Mixed Choir. Orchestra: Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Vassil Stefanov.
    • BGBNR.
  • Hugo Wolf

    3 songs "Der du von dem Himmel", "Koeniglich Gebet" & "Dank des Paria"

    Performer: Stefan Dalchev. Singer: Albena Kechlibareva Bernstein.
    • BGBNR.
  • Marin Goleminov

    Sonata for solo cello

    Performer: Anatoli Krastev.
    • BGBNR.
  • Frank Martin

    Five Songs of Ariel for 16 voices

    Author: William Shakespeare. Singer: Myra Kroese. Choir: Nederlands Kamerkoor. Conductor: Tõnu Kaljuste.
    • NLNPB.
  • Grace Williams

    Sea Sketches (1944)

    Orchestra: Manitoba Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Roy Goodman.
    • CACBC.
  • Claude Debussy

    L' Isle joyeuse

    Performer: Philippe Cassard.
    • NLNPB.
  • Fernando Lopes-Graça

    3 Portuguese Dances, Op 32 (1941)

    Orchestra: Orquestra Sinfónica Portuguesa. Conductor: Wolfgang Rennert.
    • PTRDP.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Prelude and fugue for organ (BWV.561) in A minor

    Performer: Norbert Bartelsman.
    • NLNPB.
  • Karol Józef Lipinski

    Adagio from Violin Concerto in F sharp minor No 1

    Performer: Albrecht Breuninger. Orchestra: Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Wojciech Rajski.
    • PLPR.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Restate! Presso all mia persona, Duet between King of Spain and Posa, from Don Carlos (end of Act 2)

    Singer: Nicola Ghiuselev. Singer: Vladimir Stoyanov. Orchestra: Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Boris Hinchev.
    • BGBNR.
  • György Ligeti

    Three Nonsense Madrigals (1988-1989)

    Choir: The King’s Singers.
    • DEWDR.
  • Claude Debussy

    No. 7 Ce qu'a vu le vent d'ouest from Preludes - book 1

    Performer: Shai Wosner.
    • GBBBC.
  • Harold Arlen

    Somewhere over the Rainbow

    Music Arranger: Unknown. Ensemble: I Cameristi Italiani.
    • HRHRT.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Toccata in D major, BWV 912

    Performer: Leif Ove Andsnes.
    • NONRK.
  • Georges Auric

    The Lavender Hill Mob (Suite)

    Music Arranger: Philip Lane. Ensemble: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Rumon Gamba.
    • GBBBC.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Symphony No 33 in B flat major, K319

    Orchestra: Sveriges Radios Symfoniorkester. Conductor: Manfred Honeck.
    • SESR.
  • Astor Piazzolla

    Las cuatro estaciones portenas (1969)

    Ensemble: Musica Camerata Montréal.
    • CACBC.

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