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The Mermaid

03/31/10 10:00AM By Walter Parker

composer Alexander Zemlinsky, painted by his friend Arnold Schoenberg
Alexander Zemlinsky's large-scale tone poem, The Mermaid, based on Hans Christian Andersen's story of a mermaid who wants to become human to gain the love of a prince she has rescued from a shipwreck.

 

Also today, an hour of Haydn on his birthday, and the Lamentations of Jeremiah by Thomas Tallis.

 

 

 

Playlist

10:01am

Piano Sonata #49
Composer: Franz Joseph Haydn
Soloists: Alfred Brendel, piano
CD/Album: Haydn: 11 Piano Sonatas
Record co./Cat #: Philips 416643
 
 

10:26am

Creation: The Heavens are Telling (German: Die Himmel Erzahlen)
Composer: Franz Joseph Haydn
Ensemble: Atlanta Symphony Orchestra & Chorus
Conductor: Robert Shaw
CD/Album: The Power & The Majesty - Essential Choral Classics
Record co./Cat #: Telarc 80397
 
 

10:32am

Symphony #102 in Bb, HOB 1/102
Composer: Franz Joseph Haydn
Ensemble: Philharmonia Orchestra
Conductor: Leonard Slatkin
CD/Album: Haydn: The London Symphonies
Record co./Cat #: RCA 68424
 
 

11:01am

Piano Trio
Composer: Gabriel Faure
Ensemble: Beaux Arts Trio
CD/Album: Faure: Piano trio Op. 120, Piano Quartet Op. 15
Record co./Cat #: Philips 422350
 
 

11:24am

Lamentations Of Jeremiah
Composer: Thomas Tallis
Ensemble: Theatre of Voices
Conductor: Paul Hillier
CD/Album: Tallis - Theatre of Voices & The King's Noyse
Record co./Cat #: Harmonia Mundi 907154
 
 

11:47am

Danses sacree et profane ("Sacred and profane dances")
Composer: Claude Debussy
Ensemble: Oberlin 21
Conductor: Bridget-Michaele Reischl
Soloists: Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
CD/Album: Air
Record co./Cat #: Telarc 80694
 
 

11:58am

Syncopation
Composer: Fritz Kreisler
Soloists: Caroline Goulding, violin ; Christopher O'Riley, piano
CD/Album: Caroline Goulding
Record co./Cat #: Telarc 80744
 
 

12:00pm

Tafelmusik, part I: Overture (Suite) in e
Composer: Georg Phillip Telemann
Ensemble: Musica Antiqua Koln
Conductor: Reinhardt Goebel
CD/Album: Telemann Tafelmusik
Record co./Cat #: Deutsche Grammophon 427619
 
 

12:32pm

String Quartet #2 in G, Op. 18/2
Composer: Ludwig Van Beethoven
Ensemble: Miro String Quartet
CD/Album: Beethoven: String Quartets, Opus 18 (complete)
Record co./Cat #: Vanguard 1655
 
 

12:56pm

The First Echelon: Waltz, Op. 99
Composer: Dmitri Shostakovich
Ensemble: Moscow Chamber Orchestra
Conductor: Constantine Orbelian
CD/Album: Shostakovich: Waltzes
Record co./Cat #: Delos 3257
 
 

1:00pm

Polonaise-fantaisie in Ab, Op. 61, B 159
Composer: Frederic Chopin
Soloists: Richard Goode, piano
CD/Album: Chopin - Richard Goode
Record co./Cat #: Nonesuch 79452
 
 

1:15pm

Die Seejungfrau (The Mermaid)
Composer: Alexander Zemlinsky
Ensemble: Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Riccardo Chailly
CD/Album: Zemlinsky: The Mermaid/Psalms 13 & 23
Record co./Cat #: London 444969
 
 

1:55pm

Michurin: Waltz, Op. 78a
Composer: Dmitri Shostakovich
Ensemble: Moscow Chamber Orchestra
Conductor: Constantine Orbelian
CD/Album: Shostakovich: Waltzes
Record co./Cat #: Delos 3257
 
 
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