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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

    MINING THE MAJORS

    Prokofiev, S. Suite no 2, op 64b, from Romeo and Juliet (1936).31:32Chandos

    Chopin, F. Waltzes, op 64 (1846): no 1 in D flat; no 2 in C sharp minor; no 3 in A flat.7:33DG

    Haydn, J. String quartet in D, Hob.III:63, [Lark] (1790).20:07Hyperion

    Tchaikovsky, P. Symphony no 5 in E minor, op 64 (1888).50:24Decca

  • 11.30 AM

    ON PARADE Music that's band

    Hymn: Amazing grace.3:09Delta

    Respighi, O. Pines of the Appian Way.5:25EMI

    Rossini, G. William Tell overture.3:23RCA Victor

    Hymn: O God our help in ages past.1:14Delta

    Moss, K. Floral dance.

  • 12.00 PM

    A LITTLE TASTE OF JAZZ
  • 1.00 PM

    CHINESE MOSAIC + POSTCARDS FROM SHANGHAI
  • 2.00 PM

    VOCAL INTERLUDE

    Purcell, H. Let the dreadful engines of eternal will (1694; arr. Britten 1971).7:57Hyperion

    Montclair, M. de Cantata: La bergre (1728).8:47Koch

    Saint-Sans, C. La fiance du timbalier (1887).11:38Harmonia Mundi

    Gyrowetz, A. Three motets for equal voices (1828).10:17Vox Temporis

    Bruckner, A. Ecce sacerdos magnus (1885).6:19Christophorus

    Chausson, E. La nuit, op 11 no 1; Rveil, op 11 no 2 (1886).6:25FNAC

  • 3.00 PM

    COPPELIA

    Delibes, L. Ballet: Copplia (1870).1:35:00Decca

    Schubert, F. String quartet no 15 in G, D887 (1826).45:10Naxos

  • 5.30 PM

    GYPSY INSPIRATION

    Lehr, F. Overture to Gypsy love (1910).9:09Naxos

    Dvork, A. Gypsy songs, op 55 (1880).12:48DG

    Verdi, G. Gypsy chorus, from La traviata (1853).2:50Naxos

  • 6.00 PM

    SOCIETY SPOT Folk Federation of NSW
  • 7.00 PM

    THE MAGIC OF STAGE AND SCREEN

    Novello, I. Excerpts from The dancing years (1939).19:19Naxos Nostalgia

    Excerpts from King's rhapsody (1949).15:14Naxos Nostalgia

    Excerpts from Glamorous night (1935).17:09Naxos Nostalgia

  • 8.00 PM

    COMPOSED 151 YEARS AGO

    Horneman, C. Overture to Aladdin (1864).10:37Chandos

    Tchaikovsky, P. Suite: Danses charactristiques (1864-65; orch. Groslot).18:51Vanguard

    Regondi, G. Rverie, op 19 (pub. 1864).9:57Naxos

    Saint-Sans, C. Trio no 1 in F, op 18 (1864).25:33Ottavo

    Brahms, J. Three quartets, op 64 (1864-74).13:28Harmonia Mundi

  • 9.30 PM

    GALOP ALONG!

    Walton, W. Galop final, from Music for children, ballet (c1940; orch. Palmer).3:34Chandos

    Gottschalk, L. Tournament galop (1854).3:05Vanguard

    Duparc, H. Le galop (1869).3:27nave

    Delibes, L. Galop final, from Copplia (1870).4:13ABC

    Prokofiev, S. Galop, from Cinderella ballet suite, op 87 (1945; transcr. Pletnev).4:15DG

    Lumbye, H. Copenhagen Steam Railway galop (1847).3:44Unicorn-Kanchana

  • 10.00 PM

    SATURDAY NIGHT AT HOME

    Brahms, J. Academic festival overture, op 80 (1880).10:01DG

    Schumann, R. Andante and variations for two cellos, two pianos and horn (1843).18:59ASV

    Rimsky-Korsakov, N. The tale of Tsar Saltan (1899).21:51ABC

    Trad. The foggy, foggy dew; Sweet Polly Oliver; Early one morning (arr. Britten).7:57Decca

    Bach, J.S. Concerto in C minor for oboe and violin, BWV1060 (c1736).14:06Decca

    Berlioz, H. Harold in Italy, op 16 (1834).39:11nave

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