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SYDNEY PHILHARMONIA IN CONCERT St Matthew Passion

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  • 12.00 AM

    CLASSIC-ALL THROUGH THE NIGHT
  • 6.00 AM

    SATURDAY MORNING MUSIC
  • 9.00 AM

    WHAT'S ON IN MUSIC
  • 9.30 AM

    SPOTLIGHT ON CLASSICAL ONE-HIT WONDERS

    Dukas, P. The sorcerer's apprentice (1897).Montreal SO/Charles Dutoit.11:33

    Allegri, G. Miserere.The Sixteen/Harry Christophers.11:53

    Addinsell, R. Warsaw concerto (1941).Isador Goodman, pf; Melbourne SO/Patrick Thomas.8:04

    Ponchielli, A. Dance of the hours, from La Gioconda (1876).Berlin PO/Herbert von Karajan.10:33

    Litolff, H. Scherzo, from Concerto symphonique no 4 in D minor, op 102 (c1852).Ian Munro, pf; Tasmanian SO/David Porcelijn.6:58

    Widor, C-M. Toccata, from Symphony no 5, op 42 no 1 (1880).Andr Isoir, org.5:37

    Grecki, H. Symphony no 3, op 36, [Symphony of sorrowful songs] (1976).Dawn Upshaw, sop; London Sinfonietta/David Zinman.52:52

  • 11.30 AM

    ON PARADE Music that’s band

    Sullivan, A. Overture to The yeomen of the guard.John Foster Black Dyke band, Besses o’ the Barn Band; Imperial Metals Band/Harry Mortimer.4:46

    Holst, G. Jupiter, from The planets.Grimethorpe Colliery Band/Derek Sahmore.7:00

    Morton, T. Buddy Bolen’s blues.New York Trumpet Ensemble.6:34

    Sousa, J.P. March: Liberty Bell.Allentown Band/Ronald Demkee.3:53

  • 12.00 PM

    JAZZ THEN AND NOW
  • 1.00 PM

    ASIAN MUSIC
  • 2.00 PM

    LISTENERS' CHOICE
  • 3.30 PM

    SYDNEY PHILHARMONIA IN CONCERT St Matthew Passion

    Bach, J.S. St Matthew Passion, BWV244 (1721).Romola Tyrrell, sop; Elizabeth Campbell, cont; Thomas Edmonds, ten; Michael Leighton Jones, bar; Stephen Bennett; bass; Sydney Philharmonia Choir; Australian CO/Peter Seymour.2:24:49

  • 6.00 PM

    FOCUS ON FOLK Folk Federation of NSW
  • 7.00 PM

    THE MAGIC OF STAGE AND SCREEN
  • 8.00 PM

    LIVE AND LOCAL Swedish Solists with the ACO

    Bach, J.S. Brandenburg concerto no 3 in G, BWV1048 (c1712).Lars Brolin, va; Nils Erik Sparf, vn & dir.12:37

    Roman, J. Lord God, heavenly King, from Swedish mass (c1752).Christina Hgman, sop; Australian CO/Nils-Erik Sparf.4:00

    Kraus, J. Your life was but a chain, from Funeral cantata for Gustav III (1792).Christina Hgman, sop; Australian CO/Nils-Erik Sparf.2:29

    Roman, J. We praise thee, from Swedish mass.Christina Hgman, sop; Australian CO/Nils-Erik Sparf.2:21

    Bach, C.P.E. Cello concerto in A, Wq172 (1753).Asa Akerberg, vc; Australian CO/Nils-Erik Sparf..17:58

    Handel, G. Dove sei? from Rodelinda (1725); Sento brillar, from Il pastor fido (1715/34).Christina Hgman, sop; Australian CO/Nils-Erik Sparf.11:34

    Grieg, E. Holberg suite, op 40 (1884).Australian CO/Nils-Erik Sparf.20:04

  • 9.30 PM

    STEPPES

    Sviridov, G. Autumn, from Russia cast adrift.Dmitri Hvorostovsky, bar; Mikhail Arkadiev, pf.2:26

    Borodin, A. In the Steppes of Central Asia (1880).Suisse Romande O/Ernest Ansermet.6:44

    Langgaard, R. Symphony no 5, [Nature of the Steppe] (1931).Danish National RSO/Neeme Jrvi.16:15

  • 10.00 PM

    AFTER HOURS
  • what was I listening to?

Poll

Who is your hot tip for this year’s Fine Music 102.5 Young Virtuoso of the Year?

Result:
Benjamin Adler -Violin
1.2%
Johanna Blake - cello
3.0%
Chloe Chung - flute
1.1%
Josephine Chung - violin
1.1%
Alberta Khoury - guitar
3.2%
Brian Kim - flute
1.1%
Terence Leung - cello
13.3%
Bowen Li - piano
1.0%
Ennes Mehmedbasic - oboe
1.5%
Daisy Ou - piano
1.0%
Jonathon Ramsay - Euphonium
8.5%
Robbin Reza - piano
1.2%
Rhian Saunders - soprano
30.1%
Rachel Siu - cello
13.4%
Annabelle Traves - violin
9.5%
Alex Waite - piano
9.6%
Total votes: 803

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