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Classical Air, May 7-11, 2012

Written by Cary Burkett, Arts & Culture Desk and witf Host | May 7, 2012 1:47 PM

 

05/07/2012    Monday

10:00AM

            Manuel de Falla: The Three-cornered Hat: Three Dances--Los Angeles Philharmonic/Jesus Lopez-Cobos (LondonDecc 411928 CD)  12:03

            Nick Drake: Rider on the Wheel--Christopher O'Riley, piano  (World Vill 468066 CD)   2:58

            Johann Melchior Molter: Concerto for Two Trumpets 4/07 MWV 4--Otto Sauter, trumpet; Franz Wagenmeyer, trumpet; Capella Istropolitana/Nicol Matt (Brilliant 93137 CD)   6:02

            Maurice Ravel: Pavane for a Dead Princess--Orchestre de Paris/Semyon Bychkov (Philips 438209 CD)   6:14

            Ludwig van Beethoven: Variations on Mozart's "Bei Mannern"--Zuill Bailey, cello; Simone Dinnerstein, piano  (Telarc 80740 CD)   9:26

            Aaron Copland: El Salon Mexico--Dallas Symphony/Eduardo Mata (Angel/EMI 47606 CD)  10:45

            Silvius Leopold Weiss: Allemande SM 114--David Russell, guitar  (Telarc 80693 CD)   3:02

11:25AM

            Antonin Dvorak: Symphony No. 9 in e, "From the New World"--Cincinnati Symphony/Paavo Jarvi (Telarc 80616 CD)  45:13

12:11PM

            Jack Stamp: Grace and Glory--Messiah College Wind Ensemble (Mark 9098 CD)   3:39

            Arcangelo Corelli: Concerto grosso in g, Op. 6/8, "Christmas Concerto"--Les Violons du Roy, Quebec/Bernard Labadie (Dorian 90180 CD)  13:01

            Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 5: 1st movement--Royal Philharmonic/Daniele Gatti (Conifer 51318 CD)  13:01

            Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Serenade in D, "Serenata notturna" K 239--Prague Chamber Orchestra/Charles Mackerras (Telarc 80161 CD)  12:04

1:00PM

            Astor Piazzolla: Romance del Diablo--Ensemble Vivant (Open Day 7396 CD)   6:27

            Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco: Concerto for Two Guitars Op 201--Lorenzo Micheli, guitar; Massimo Felici, guitar; Abruzzese Symphony Orchestra/Michael Summers (Brilliant 8395 CD)  19:48

            Sergei Rachmaninoff: Prelude in c-Sharp Op 3/2--Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano  (LondonDecc 458930 CD)   5:00

            Johann Sebastian Bach: Cantata No. 99: chorale: Was gott tut.. BWV 99 What God does is rightly done--Monteverdi Choir; English Baroque Soloists/John Eliot Gardiner (SDG 104 CD)   4:14

            Max Bruch: Symphony No. 1 in E-Flat--Gewandhaus Orchestra, Leipzig/Kurt Masur (Philips 420932 CD)  28:44

2:09PM

            George Whitefield Chadwick: Piano Quintet: 1st Mvt.--Virginia Eskin, piano; Portland String Quartet (Northeastn 235 CD)   9:25

            Johannes Hieronymus Kapsberger: Piva and Canario--Chatham Baroque (Chatham B 1 CD)   5:34

            Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 27 in B-Flat K 595--Richard Goode, piano; Orpheus Chamber Orchestra (Nonesuch 79608 CD)  29:35

 

 

05/08/2012    Tuesday

10:00AM

            Astor Piazzolla: Libertango--Alison Balsom, trumpet; Gothenburg Symphony/Edward Gardner (Angel/EMI 53255 CD)   4:33

            Johann Sebastian Bach: Violin Sonata No. 4 in c: 3rd Mvt in G BWV 1019--Giuliano Carmignola, violin; Andrea Marcon, organ/harpsichd  (Sony 89469 CD)   3:20

            Richard Wagner: Die Walkure: Magic Fire Music--Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra/Jose Serebrier (Naxos 570293 CD)   8:09

            Germaine Tailleferre: String Quartet--Leipziger String Quartet (MD+G 3071359 CD)   9:34

            Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Flute Concerto No. 2 in D--Edward Schultz, flute; Camerata Ama Deus/Valentin Radu (Vad 2274 CD)  20:53

            Camille Saint-Saens: Caprice Op 79--Leonidas Kavakos, violin; Anne Epperson, piano  (KOCH Intl. 7009 CD)   8:43

11:02AM

            Hugo Wolf: Serenade--Artis Quartet (Accord 149183 CD)   6:03

            Georges Bizet/Rodion Shchedrin: The Carmen Ballet--Monte Carlo Philharmonic Orch/James DePreist (Delos 3208 CD)  42:30

 

           

 

Howard Goodall: Beatitude VIII: Beati pacifici--Enchanted Voices (ClassicFM 100 CD) 5:59

Noon

            Felix Mendelssohn: Violin Sonata in F : 1st Mvt. without opus number--Shlomo Mintz, violin; Paul Ostrovsky, piano  (DeutGramop 419244 CD)  11:48

            Maurice Ravel: Rapsodie espagnole--London Symphony/Kent Nagano (Erato 98479 CD)  16:46

           

 

 Johann Sebastian Bach: Cello Suite No. 3 in C: Allemande BWV 1009--Charles Curtis, cello; Anthony Burr, organ; Naren Budhakar, tabla (E1 2127 CD) 4:25

           

Franz Anton Hoffmeister: Clarinet Concerto in B-Flat--Dieter Klocker, clarinet; Concerto Amsterdam/Jaap Schroder (Acanta 43569 CD)  20:03

1:00PM

            Ambroise Thomas: Mignon: Overture--Boston Symphony/Seiji Ozawa (DeutGramop 423698 CD)   8:04

            Georg Philip Telemann: Heroic Music: Suite--Gerald Webster, trumpet; Paul Klemme, organ  (Pro Organo 7057 CD)   8:51

            Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 23 in A K 488--Valentin Radu, piano; Camerata Ama Deus/Valentin Radu (Vad 2274 CD)  27:39

            Luigi Boccherini: Flute Quintet No. 1 in F--Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute; Pasquier String Ensemble (Sony 62679 CD)  11:55

2:00PM

            Aaron Copland: Appalachian Spring--Atlanta Symphony/Louis Lane (Telarc 80078 CD)  22:19

            Anton Rubinstein: Valse-Caprice in E-Flat--Leslie Howard, piano  (Hyperion 66090 CD)   6:06

           

 

David Diamond: Rounds for String Orchestra--Do.Gma Chamber Orchestra/Mikhail Gurewitsch (MD+G 9121717 CD) 14:57

           

 

 Thomas Morley: The Frog Galliard--Musicians of the Globe/Philip Pickett (Philips 446687 CD)   1:59

            Daniel-Francois-Esprit Auber: The Bronze Horse: Overture--Boston Pops/John Williams (Philips 400071 CD)   6:57

 

 

05/09/2012    Wednesday

10:00AM

            Giuseppe Verdi: La Forza del Destino: Overture--National Philharmonic/Riccardo Chailly (LondonDecc 410141 CD)   7:31

            Johann Sebastian Bach: Violin Sonata No. 6 in G: 1st Mvt BWV 1019--Giuliano Carmignola, violin; Andrea Marcon, organ/harpsichd  (Sony 89469 CD)   3:36

            Ferdinando Carulli: Guitar Concerto in A Op 8--Joseph Szapka, guitar; Slovak Chamber Orchestra/Bohdan Warchal (Brilliant 8395 CD)  16:07

            Samuel Barber: Agnus Dei--Conspirare/Craig Hella Johnson (Harm Mundi 907534 CD)   8:38

            Franz Schubert: Moment musical in c-Sharp D. 7804--David Fray, piano  (VirginClas 694489 CD)   6:20

            Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 4 in B-Flat--Staatskapelle Berlin/Daniel Barenboim (Teldec 27838 CD)  36:06

11:25AM

            Franz Joseph Haydn: Piano Trio No. 45 in E-flat--Beaux Arts Trio (Philips 420790 CD)  16:49

            Camille Saint-Saens: Havanaise--Sarah Chang, violin; Philadelphia Orchestra/Wolfgang Sawallisch (Angel/EMI 55026 CD)   9:41

            Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: String Quintet in C, K. 515--Franz Beyer, viola; Melos Quartet (DeutGramop 419773 CD)  34:57

12:31PM

            Hector Berlioz: Le Corsaire--Royal Philharmonic/Yuri Temirkanov (RCA/BMG/FY 61203 CD)   8:55

            John Sheppard: Missa Cantate: Sanctus--Gabrieli Consort; /Paul McCreesh (DG Archiv 457658 CD)   4:15

            Antonio Vivaldi: Piccolo Concerto in a RV 445--Hans Wolfgang Dunschede, picc; Philharmonia Quartet Berlin (Denon 377076 CD)  11:23

1:00PM

            Joseph Joachim: Violin Concerto No. 2 in d: Finale "In the Hungarian Style"--Rachel Barton Pine, violin; Chicago Symphony/Carlos Kalmar, conductor (Cedille 68 CD)  11:00

            Johann Sebastian Bach: Trio Sonata No. 5 BWV 529--Dusan Bogdanovic, guitar; Elaine Comparone, harpsichord  (ESS.A.Y 1023 CD)  13:49

            Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No. 1 in b-flat--Olga Kern, piano; Rochester Philharmonic/Christopher Seaman (Harm Mundi 907323 CD)  36:04

2:03PM

            Howard Goodall: Beatitude II: Beati mundo corde--Enchanted Voices  (ClassicFM 100 CD)   4:30

            Charles Tomlinson Griffes: Roman Sketches: Clouds--London Symphony/Simone Pittau (ASVquicksl 4020 CD)   5:16

            Franz Schubert: String Quintet in C: 2nd Movement D 956--Matt Haimovitz, cello; Miro String Quartet (Oxingale 2006 CD)  14:19

            Robert Volkmann: Serenade No. 2 in F Op 63--Bavarian Radio Symphony/Karl Ludwig Nicol (Christopho 74506 CD)  12:57

            Franz Schubert: Impromptu in c Op 90 D. 899 No. 1--Simone Dinnerstein, piano  (Sony 989423 CD)  11:37

 

 

05/10/2012    Thursday

10:00AM

            Antonio Vivaldi: Flute Concerto in G RV 438--James Galway, flute; I Solisti Veneti/Claudio Scimone (RCA/BMG/FY 7928 CD)  10:35

            Elena Kats-Chernin: Eliza's Aria--Sarah Nicolls, piano; Nicola Sweeney, violin  (Signum 58 CD)   3:20

            Erich Wolfgang Korngold: Captain Blood: Suite--London Symphony/Andre Previn (DeutGramop 471347 CD)  13:59

            Jackson Berkey: View Me, Lord, A Work of Thine--Seattle Girls Choir  (Soli Deo 991 CD)   4:23

            Johann Sebastian Bach: Cello Suite No. 3 in C: Bouree BWV 1009--Charles Curtis, cello; Anthony Burr, organ; Naren Budhakar, tabla  (E1 2127 CD)   4:20

            Jean Sibelius: Violin Concerto in d Op 47--Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, vln; London Symphony/Michael Tilson Thomas (Angel/EMI 54855 CD)  33:53

11:18AM

            Jennifer Higdon: String Poetic: Blue Hills of Mist--Jennifer Koh, violin; Reiko Uchida, piano  (Cedille 103 CD)   7:41

            Giuseppe Ferlendis: Oboe Concerto in F: 1st Mvt.--Heinz Holliger, oboe; Acad, St. Martin-in-the-Fields (Philips 420179 CD)   5:59

            Antonin Dvorak: Four Romantic Pieces Op 75--Gil Shaham, violin; Orli Shaham, piano  (DeutGramop 449820 CD)  13:30

            Claude Debussy: Images for Orchestra--Montreal Symphony/Charles Dutoit (LondonDecc 425502 CD)  35:02

12:25PM

            Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Trio in E, K.542--Daniel Barenboim, piano; Nikolaj Znaider, violin; Kyril Zlotnikov, cello  (Angel/EMI 44643 CD)  19:13

            Sergei Rachmaninoff: The Rock Op 7 Fantasy for Orchestra--Russian National Orchestra/Mikhail Pletnev (DeutGramop 439888 CD)  12:47

1:00PM

            George Friederich Handel (arr Elgar Howarth): Music for the Royal Fireworks: Overture--Philip Jones Brass Ensemble/Elgar Howarth (LondonDecc 411955 CD)   8:57

            Samuel Barber: Serenade for Strings, Op. 1--Do.Gma Chamber Orchestra/Mikhail Gurewitsch (MD+G 9121717 CD)  10:17

            Robert Schumann: Kreisleriana: 8. Schnell und spielend--Jonathan Biss, piano  (Angel/EMI 65391 CD)   3:55

            Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Clarinet Concerto in A--Sabine Meyer, clarinet; Berlin Philharmonic/Claudio Abbado (Angel/EMI 57128 CD)  26:32

            Robert Schumann: Fantasiestucke Op 73--Eric Ruske, horn; Pedja Muzijevic, piano  (Albany 615 CD)  11:01

2:05PM

            Matthew Hindson: Violin Concerto: Westerway--Naoko Miyamoto, violin; New Zealand Symphony Orchestra/Kenneth Young (Trust 3004 CD)  12:45

            Charles-Marie Widor: Piano Quintet in d: 2nd Mvt Op 7--Ilona Prunyi, piano; New Budapest Quartet (MarcoPolo 223193 CD)   9:24

            Richard Strauss: Serenade for Winds in E-flat, Op. 7--Seattle Symphony/Gerard Schwarz (Delos 3094 CD)   9:36

            Leonardo Leo: Cello Concerto No. 4 1738 in A--Josephine Knight, cello; English Chamber Orchestra (ASVquicksl 1169 CD)  16:57

 

 

05/11/2012    Friday

10:00AM

            Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Trio in E-flat H 47--Beethoven Project Trio (Cedille 118 CD)  12:12

            John Rutter: Suite Antique: Chanson--Royal Philharmonic/John Rutter (Decca 1821 CD)   3:15

            Franz Schubert: Rosamunde: Overture--Berlin Philharmonic/Karl Bohm (DeutGramop 453661 CD)  11:44

            John Dowland: Time stands still--Michael Slattery, tenor; La Nef (ATMA 2650 CD)   3:03

            Ludwig van Beethoven: Violin Concerto in D Op 61--Renaud Capucon, violin; Rotterdam Philharmonic/Yannick Nezet-Seguin (VirginClas 694589 CD)  44:35

11:21AM

            Ernesto Nazareth: Odeon--Manuel Barrueco, guitar  (Angel/EMI 56941 CD)   3:16

            Arthur Foote: Suite for Strings in E Op 63--Do.Gma Chamber Orchestra/Mikhail Gurewitsch (MD+G 9121717 CD)  16:27

            Traditional: Saint's Delight--Darol Anger, folk violin; Mike Marshall, guitar/mandolin; Anonymous 4 (Harm Mundi 907400 CD)   3:59

            Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto in A for Violin & Cello RV 546--Manfredo Kraemer, violin; Imke David, viola da gamba; Le Concert des Nations/Jordi Savall (Alia Vox 9835 CD)   8:26

            Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 9 in D: 1st Mvt. in D--Berlin Philharmonic/Simon Rattle (Angel/EMI 501228 CD)  28:56

12:28PM

            George Friederich Handel: Zadok the Priest--ASMF Chorus; Acad, St. Martin-in-the-Fields/Neville Marriner (Philips 412733 CD)   5:33

            Johann Nepomuk Hummel: Piano Quintet in e-Flat Op 87--Nepomuk Fortepiano Quintet (Brilliant 93203 CD)  22:57

1:00PM

            Franz Joseph Haydn: Te Deum in C--The English Concert/Trevor Pinnock (DeutGramop 423097 CD)   8:10

            Antonio Bazzini: Dance of the Goblins--Gil Shaham, violin; Jonathan Feldman, piano  (DeutGramop 463483 CD)   5:17

            Camille Saint-Saens: Piano Concerto No. 1 in D Op 17--Jean-Philippe Collard, piano; Royal Philharmonic/Andre Previn (Angel/EMI 49757 CD)  28:48

            Ludwig van Beethoven: Trio for piano, clarinet and cello: 1st Op 11 Mvt--Eroica Trio (Angel/EMI 62655 CD)   9:42

            Leonard Bernstein: West Side Story: Symphonic Dances--New York Philharmonic/Leonard Bernstein (Sony 47529 CD)  20:54

2:17PM

            Albicastro, Enrico: Trio Sonata Op 8/9--Chiara Banchini, violin; Veronique Mejean, violin; Various Soloists  (Harm Mundi 905208 CD)  12:14

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