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  • 9.00 AM


    Enescu, G. Andantino, op 27 (1896).Rumanian National RO/Horia Andreescu.7:30

    Aria and scherzino (c1908; arr. Lupu).Remus Azoitei, vn; Schubert Ensemble.5:23

    Rumanian rhapsody in A, op 11 no 1 (1901).BBC PO/Gennady Rozhdestvensky.12:57

    Sonata in D, op 24 no 3 (1933-35).Dinu Lipatti, pf.19:53

    Cantabile e presto (1903-06).Susan Milan, fl; Ian Brown, pf.5:48

    Homage to Gabriel Faur (1922).Margaret Fingerhut, pf.1:38

  • 10.00 AM


    Suk, J. Serenade in E flat, op 6 (1892).London CO/Christopher Warren-Green.26:11

    Balakirev, M. Piano concerto no 1 in F sharp minor, op 1 (1855-56).Malcolm Binns, pf; English Northern Philharmonia/David Lloyd-Jones.13:30

    Massenet, J. Suite no 4: Scnes pittoresques (1874).Monte Carlo National Opera O/John Eliot Gardiner.16:33

    Mhul, -N. Symphony no 2 in D (1808-09).Gulbenkian Foundation O/Michel Swierczewski.27:33

  • 11.30 AM


    Glinka, M. Trio pathtique in D minor for clarinet, cello and piano (1832).Trio d'Amsterdam.15:14

    Haydn, J. String quartet in D minor, Hob.III:83 (1803).Franz Schubert Quartet.11:15

  • 12.00 PM

  • 1.00 PM


    Saint-Sans, C. The swan, from Carnival of the animals, op 43 (1886).Maria Kliegel, vc; Bournemouth Sinfonietta/Jean-Franois Monnard.3:34

    Sheng, B. Black swan, after Brahms (2006).Seattle SO/Gerard Schwarz.6:49

    Sibelius, J. Incidental music to Swanwhite, op 54 (1908).Lahti SO/Osmo Vnsk.26:22

    Kats-Chernin, E. Concert suite: Wild swans (2003).Jane Sheldon, sop; Tasmanian SO/Ola Rudner.36:47

    Tchaikovsky, P. Waltz, from Swan Lake (1877).Adelaide SO/Elyakum Shapirra.7:30

  • 2.30 PM


    Chopin, F. Scherzo no 2 in B flat minor, op 31 (1837).Dmitri Sgouros, pf.7:57

    Berg, A. Sonata, op 1 (1908).Shura Cherkassy, pf.10:24

    Brahms, J. Piano trio no 3 in C minor, op 101 (1886).Macquarie Trio.22:26

    Prokofiev, S. Three pieces, op 96 (1941-42).Lincoln Mayorga, pf.11:02

    Vivaldi, A. Concerto for strings, op 4 no 6 (arr.).Roberto Loreggian, hpd.9:52

    Mozart, W. Sonata in B flat, K358 (1773-74).Karin Lechner, pf; Sergio Daniel Tiempo, pf.17:38

  • 4.00 PM

    FINE MUSIC DRIVE including Arts Calendar at 5.00pm

    Mhul, -N. Overture to Horatius Cocls (1794).O de Bretagne/Stefan Sanderling.7:56

    Beethoven, L. Seven variations on Mozart’s Bei Männern, from The magic flute, WoO46 (1801).Maria Kliegel, vc; Nina Tichman, pf.9:31

    Dvork, A. Psalm 149, op 79 (1879).John Aler, ten; Ding Gao, bar; Washington Ch & O/Robert Shafer.8:46

    Saint-Sans, C. Caprice brillant (1859).Philippe Graffin, vn; Pascal Devoyon, pf.12:50

    Vaughan Williams, R. Piano quintet in C minor, mvt 1 (1903).Nash Ensemble.9:50

    Bach, J.S. Violin partita in E, BWV1006 (transcr. Rachmaninov).Vladimir Ashkenazy, pf.7:46

    Handel, G. Leave me weep, from Rinaldo, HWV7a (1711).Cecilia Bartoli, mezz; Academy of Ancient Music/Christopher Hogwood.4:45

    Piern, G. Impromptu-caprice, op 9 (1885).Yolanda Kondonassis, hp.6:03

    Brahms, J. Trio in A minor, op 114, mvt 1 (1891).Deborah de Graaff, cl; Georg Pederson, vc; Len Vorster, pf.8:07

    Jancek, L. Though I love you, from Suite from The Makropulos affair (1922; arr. Breiner).Vesa-Matti Leppanen, vn; New Zealand SO/Peter Breiner.31:56

    Arensky, A. Fantasia on Russian folksongs, op 48 (1899).Konstantin Scherbakov, pf; Russian PO/Dmitry Yablonsky.8:34

    Ticheli, F. Wild nights! (2007).University of Kansas Wind Ensemble/Scott Weiss.7:14

    Newman, T. Excerpts from the film American beauty.Prague PO/Thomas Newman.6:00

    Bach, J.S. Concerto grosso no 4 (arr. Breiner).O/Peter Breiner.10:00

  • 7.00 PM

  • 8.00 PM

    EVENINGS WITH THE ORCHESTRA Featuring Mstislav Rostropovich

    Haydn, J. Cello concerto no 1 in C, Hob.VIIb:1 (c1761-65).Academy of St Martin in the Fields; Mstislav Rostropovich, vc & dir.24:41

    Schumann, R. Piano concerto in A minor, op 54 (1841-45).Martha Argerich, pf; National SO, Washington.29:41

    Shostakovich, D. Time for bed. The day is over; All right, I’ll go to bed, from Lady Macbeth of Mtsenk, op 29 (1934). Galina Vishnevskaya, sop; Dimiter Petkov, bass; London PO.9:05

    Dvork, A. Symphony no 8 in G, op 88 (1889).London PO.41:17

    Mstislav Rostropovich, cond (3 above)

  • 10.00 PM


    Novk, V. Piano trio quasi una ballata in D minor, op 27 (1902).Smetana Trio.16:25

    Sibelius, J. Quintet in G minor (1889).Anthony Goldstone, pf; Gabrieli String Quartet.39:35

    Respighi, O. Sonata in B minor (1916-17).Marco Fornaciari, vn; Daniele Roi, pf.24:22

    Chausson, E. String quartet in C minor, op 35 (1899; compl. d’Indy).Quatuor Ludwig.31:08

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