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The Best of VPR Classical New Recordings

10/17/09 8:00AM

Over the past few months, I've been featuring new recordings and new additions to the VPR Classical music library on Friday afternoons.  This morning we'll listen to some of the best of those recordings, and maybe even throw in a few brand new ones.

Playlist

8:02am

The Secret: Overture
Composer: Bedrich Smetana
Ensemble: BBC Philharmonic
Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda
CD/Album: Smetana: Orchestral Works, Vol. 2
Record co./Cat #: Chandos 10518
 
 

8:11am

Mazurka in C, Op. 24/2, B 89/2
Composer: Frederic Chopin
Soloists: Vassily Primakov, piano
CD/Album: Chopin: Mazurkas
Record co./Cat #: Bridge 9289
 
 

8:13am

Mazurka in D, Op. 33/2, B 115/2
Composer: Frederic Chopin
Soloists: Vassily Primakov, piano
CD/Album: Chopin: Mazurkas
Record co./Cat #: Bridge 9289
 
 

8:15am

Mazurka in a, Op. 17/4, B 77/4
Composer: Frederic Chopin
Soloists: Vassily Primakov, piano
CD/Album: Chopin: Mazurkas
Record co./Cat #: Bridge 9289
 
 

8:24am

Love is now become a trade
Composer: Henry Purcell
Ensemble: The King's Consort
Conductor: Robert King
Soloists: Charles Daniels, tenor
CD/Album: The Secular Solo Songs of Henry Purcell, Vol. 3
Record co./Cat #: Hyperion 66730
 
 

8:25am

Ask me to love no more
Composer: Henry Purcell
Ensemble: The King's Consort
Conductor: Robert King
Soloists: James Bowman, counter-tenor
CD/Album: The Secular Solo Songs of Henry Purcell, Vol. 3
Record co./Cat #: Hyperion 66730
 
 

8:26am

If music be the food of love (third version)
Composer: Henry Purcell
Ensemble: The King's Consort
Conductor: Robert King
Soloists: Barbara Bonney, soprano
CD/Album: The Secular Solo Songs of Henry Purcell, Vol. 3
Record co./Cat #: Hyperion 66730
 
 

8:32am

The Golden Spinning Wheel, Op. 109
Composer: Antonin Dvorak
Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic
Conductor: Simon Rattle
CD/Album: Dvorak: Tone Poems
Record co./Cat #: EMI 58019
 
 

9:00am

Keyboard Sonata #3 in D, Op. 8/3
Composer: Charles Avison
Ensemble: The Avison Ensemble
CD/Album: Avison: Trio and Keyboard Sonatas Opp. 1 and 8
Record co./Cat #: Divine Art 21214
 
 

9:11am

Automne, Op. 60/3
Composer: Lennox Berkeley
Soloists: James Gilchrist, tenor ; Anna Tillbrook, piano
CD/Album: Lennox Berkeley: Songs
Record co./Cat #: Chandos 10528
 
 

9:16am

String Quartet: Assex vif - Tres Rhythme in F
Composer: Maurice Ravel
Ensemble: Ebene Quartet
CD/Album: Debussy - Faure - Ravel: String Quartets
Record co./Cat #: Virgin Classics 519045
 
 

9:24am

Piano Concerto in a, Op. 16
Composer: Edvard Grieg
Ensemble: Orchestra of Opera North (UK)
Conductor: Howard Shelley, conductor and piano soloist
CD/Album: Schumann-Grieg-Saint-Saens: Piano Concertos
Record co./Cat #: Chandos 10509
 
 
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