3:00 MILLENIUM OF THE MASS
Praetorius, M. Psalm 116: Das ist mir Lieb. Huelgas Ensemble/Paul van Nevel.
Sony SK 48 039 16
Gombert, N. Missa in tempore Paschali (?1535). Huelgas Ensemble/Paul van Nevel.
Sony SK 48 249 36
Wassenaer, U. Concerto armonico no 1 in G (c1740). Amsterdam Baroque O/Ton Koopman.
Erato ECD 75395 12
Hacquart, C. Trio sonata in F, op 3 no 2 (1686). Musica da Camera, Amsterdam.
Telefunken 6.42229 10
Heinichen, J. Concerto in D for multiple instruments. Musica Antiqua Cologne/Reinhard Goebel.
Archiv 437 550-2 9
Carulli, F. Concerto in E minor for flute, guitar and strings (c1805). Jean-Pierre Rampal, fl; Alexandre Lagoya, gui; Franz Liszt CO/János Rolla.
CBS MK 42130 22
Villa-Lobos, H. Descobrimento do Brasil, suite no 4 (1942). 27
Bachianas brasileiras no 3 (1930-40). Manoel Braune, pf. 28
French NRO/Heitor Villa-Lobos (2 above)
EMI CZS 7 67229 2
Étude no 4. Eduardo Fernandez, gui.
Decca 414 616-2 4
6:00 SUNDAY MORNING MUSIC
with Robert Small
9:00 LATE ROMANTIC COMPOSERS
Prepared by Albert Gormley
Szymanowski, K. Violin concerto no 1, op 35 (1916). Xiao-Dong Wang, vn; Adelaide SO/Omri Hadari.
ABC 476 718-2 24
d’Indy, V. Piano trio no 2, op 98 (1929). Ilona Prunyi, pf; members of New Budapest Quartet.
Marco Polo 8.223691 20
Bruch, M. Scottish fantasy, op 46 (1880). David Oistrakh, vn; London SO/Jascha Horenstein.
Decca 470 258-2 31
Glazunov, A. Piano concerto no 1 in F minor, op 92 (1910-11). Oxana Yablonskaya, pf; Moscow SO/Dmitri Yablonsky.
Naxos 8.553928 34
11:00 THE MAGIC OF STAGE AND SCREEN
Prepared by Maureen Meers
Merrill, B. Excerpts from Take me along (1959). Walter Pidgeon, Jackie Gleeson, Eileen Herlie, Una Merkel, voices.
drg Sony 19116 18
Bricusse - Newley. Excerpts fro Stop the world and I want to get off (1961). Mike Holoway, Louise Gold, voices.
TER MUS C N38 12
Excerpts from The roar of the greasepaint, the smell of the crowd (1965). Cyril Ritchard, Anthony Newley, voices.
RCA Victor 60351-2 19
12:00 SUNDAY SPECIAL
Shostakovich: the lighter side
Prepared by Paolo Hooke
Shostakovich, D. Tahiti trot, op 16 (1928).
Decca 433 702-2 4
The tale of the silly little mouse (1939; arr. Andrew Cornall).
Decca 460 792-2 12
Concertgebouw O/Riccardo Chailly (2 above)
The young lady and the hooligan (1962; adapted by Levon Atovmian). Russian SO/Mark Gorenstein.
Saison Russe RUS 788105 52
Hypothetically murdered orchestral suite, op 31a (1931; reconstructed and orch. Gerard McBurney). City of Birmingham SO/Mark Elder.
Cala CACD 1020 39
14:00 AT THE OPERA
A Holst triple bill
Prepared by Phil Vendy
Holst, G. Sāvitri, op 25. A chamber opera in one act. Libretto by the composer. First performed London, 1908.
SAVITRI: Janet Baker, mezz
SATYAVAN: Robert Tear, ten
DEATH: Thomas Hemsley, bass
Purcell Singers/Imogen Holst; English CO/Emanuel Hurwitz.
Decca 430 062-2 31
Death comes to claim Satyavan. Death yields to Savitri’s pleas that life cannot be complete without her husband Satyavan. As Death returns to his kingdom, Savitri rejoices, singing in ecstasy of her love for her husband.
At the Boar's Head, op 42. Opera in one act. Libretto by the composer. First performed Manchester, 1925.
PRINCE HAL: Phillip Langridge, ten
FALSTAFF: John Tomlinson, bass
MISTRSS QUICKLY: Elise Ross, sop
DOLL TEARSHEET: Felicity Palmer, mezz
Men's Voices of Liverpool Philharmonic Choir; Royal Liverpool PO/David Atherton.
Singing and drinking in the Boar’s Head Tavern are interrupted by the arrival of Falstaff, quarreling with Prince Hal and Poins about their attempts at highway robbery. News comes that civil war has begun. The King’s captains are searching for Falstaff and, as the men are preparing to go to war, Mistress Quickly, the inn keeper, sends Doll Tearsheet, Falstaff’s mistress, for a final meeting with him.
The wandering scholar, op 50. Opera in one act. Libretto by Clifford Bax. First performed Liverpool, 1934.
LOUIS: Michael Rippon, bar
ALISON: Norma Burrowes, sop
FATHER PHILIPPE: Michael Langdon, bass
PIERRE: Robert Tear, ten
English Opera Group; English CO/Steuart Bedford.
EMI 5 65127 2 24
Louis leaves his wife Alison at home. She is secretly hoping to entertain Father Philippe. A hungry wandering scholar, Pierre, arrives hoping for food, but when Louis is unexpectedly heard returning, Alison’s has to quickly hide her spread and Father Philippe makes himself scarce, having turned Pierre away. Pierre returns in the company of Louis and, in the hope of getting something to eat, Pierre lets slip that he knows there is some pork in the house which is news to Louis. All Alison can think of is to accuse Pierre of making the pork appear by magic. Louis finds Father Philippe and drives him out of the house before following Alison to the attic for the entertainment for which Father Philippe was hoping, leaving Pierre eating his pork.
16:00 BRAHMS AND HUNGARIANS
Prepared by Madilina Tresca
Lehár, F. Musikalische Memoiren, orchestral rhapsody (c1940). Vienna PO/Franz Lehár.
Naxos 8.110857 16
Hubay, J. Violin concerto no 1 in A minor, op 21, Concerto dramatique (1884). Chloë Hanslip, vn; Bournemouth SO/Andrew Mogrelia.
Naxos 8.572078 30
Joachim, J. Overture: Hamlet, op 4 (1855). Stuttgart RSO/Meir Minsky.
Naxos 8.554733 17
Brahms, J. Hungarian dances (1852-69). Royal PO/Walter Weller.
Decca 466 691-2 48
18:00 IN A SENTIMENTAL MOOD
with Maureen Meers
Nostalgic music and artists from the 30s, 40s and 50s and occasionally beyond, in a trip down many memory lanes
19:00 JAZZ IN CONCERT
Brubeck Quartet last concert
with Robert Vale
20:00 CLASSICAL JUKEBOX
Presented by Randolph Magri-Overend
21:00 SUNDAY NIGHT CONCERT
Prepared by Andari Anggamulia
Rimsky-Korsakov, N. Suite from The snow maiden (1880-81). Seattle SO/Gerard Schwarz.
Naxos 8.572787 13
Grieg, E. Piano concerto in A minor, op 16 (1868). Leon Fleisher, pf; Cleveland O/George Szell.
CBS MPK 44849 30
Prokofiev, S. Symphony no 5 in B flat, op 100 (1944). Leningrad PO/Mariss Jansons.
Chandos CHAN 8576 38
22:30 ULTIMA THULE
Ambient and atmospheric music