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The Short-Tempered Clavier

04/01/10 10:00AM By Walter Parker

Prof. Peter Schickele
For the first day of April, we have the Short-Tempered Clavier of P.D.Q. Bach, another of the questionable discoveries of Professor Peter Schickele, played better than it deserves by Christopher O'Riley.

Playlist

10:00am

The Taming of the Shrew: Overture
Composer: Johan Wagenaar
Ensemble: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Conductor: Riccardo Chailly
CD/Album: Wagenaar: Orchestral Works
Record co./Cat #: London 425833
 
 

10:09am

7 Bagatelles, Op. 33
Composer: Ludwig Van Beethoven
Soloists: Stephen Bishop Kovacevich, piano
CD/Album: Beethoven: Bagatellen
Record co./Cat #: Philips 426976
 
 

10:28am

Hary Janos: Suite
Composer: Zoltan Kodaly
Ensemble: Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Neeme Jarvi
CD/Album: Kodaly: Hary Janos Suite, etc.
Record co./Cat #: Chandos 8877
 
 

10:52am

Two-Part Invention #11, BWV 782
Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
Soloists: Bela Fleck, banjo ; Evelyn Glennie, marimba
CD/Album: Perpetual Motion
Record co./Cat #: Sony 89610
 
 

10:54am

Three-Part Invention #15, BWV 801
Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
Soloists: Bela Fleck, banjo ; Joshua Bell, violin ; Evelyn Glennie, marimba
CD/Album: Perpetual Motion
Record co./Cat #: Sony 89610
 
 

10:56am

Two-Part Invention #13, BWV 784
Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
Soloists: Bela Fleck, banjo ; Evelyn Glennie, marimba
CD/Album: Perpetual Motion
Record co./Cat #: Sony 89610
 
 

11:01am

Musette (from Anna Magdalena Notebooks)
Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
Soloists: Yo Yo Ma, cello ; Bobby McFerrin, vocals
CD/Album: Yo-Yo Ma - Bobby McFerrin - Hush
Record co./Cat #: Sony 48177
 
 

11:07am

Musique pour faire plaisir ("Music for Pleasure")
Composer: Francis Poulenc
arr. Jean Francaix
Ensemble: Mainz Wind Ensemble
Conductor: Klaus Rainer Scholl
CD/Album: Jean Francaix: Musique pour faire plaisir
Record co./Cat #: Wergo 60143
 
 

11:15am

Hommage a l'ami Papageno
Composer: Jean Francaix
Ensemble: Mainz Wind Ensemble
Conductor: Klaus Rainer Scholl
Soloists: Jean Francaix, piano
CD/Album: Jean Francaix: Musique pour faire plaisir
Record co./Cat #: Wergo 60143
 
 

11:26am

The Short-Tempered Clavier
Composer: Peter Schickele (aka: PDQ Bach)
Soloists: Christopher O'Riley, piano
CD/Album: P.D.Q. Bach: The Short-Tempered Clavier and Other Dysfunctional Works for Keyboard
Record co./Cat #: Telarc 80390
 
 

12:01pm

Gaite Parisienne
Composer: Jacques Offenbach
(arr. by Manuel Rosenthal)
Ensemble: Boston Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Seiji Ozawa
CD/Album: Offenbach / Gounod / Chabrier / Thomas
Record co./Cat #: Deutsche Grammophon 423698
 
 

12:22pm

Academic Festival Overture in c, Op. 80
Composer: Johannes Brahms
Ensemble: St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Leonard Slatkin
CD/Album: Brahms: Serenade No. 2, Haydn-Variationen, Akademische Festouverture
Record co./Cat #: RCA 7920
 
 

12:32pm

Satires for Madrigal Group: The University
Composer: William Bolcom
Ensemble: The Western Wind
CD/Album: Satires, Ballads, & Bop - The Western Wind
Record co./Cat #: Newport 85507
 
 

12:36pm

Les Biches ("the does" - as in female deer)
Composer: Francis Poulenc
Ensemble: French National Orchestra
Conductor: Charles Dutoit
CD/Album: Poulenc: Aubade, Les Biches, etc.
Record co./Cat #: London 452937
 
 

1:01pm

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

1:23pm

Divertimento
Composer: Leonard Bernstein
Ensemble: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Marin Alsop
CD/Album: Bernstein: Serenade, Facsimile, Divertimento
Record co./Cat #: Naxos 8.559245
 
 

1:36pm

Horn Concerto #4: finale in Eb, K 495
Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Ensemble: St. Paul Chamber Orchestra
Conductor: Pinchas Zukerman
Soloists: Hermann Baumann, horn
CD/Album: Mozart - The 4 Horn Concertos
Record co./Cat #: Philips 412737
 
 

1:40pm

Ill Wind
Composer: Flanders & Swann (after Mozart)
Ensemble: Flanders & Swann
CD/Album: The Best of Flanders & Swann: a Transport of Delight
Record co./Cat #: EMI 29399
 
 

1:42pm

Humorestless (after Dvorak's "Humoresque")
Composer: Zez Confrey
Soloists: Zez Confrey, piano
CD/Album: Zez Confrey: Piano Rolls & Scores
Record co./Cat #: Warner 49309
 
 

1:46pm

Stumbling
Composer: Zez Confrey
Soloists: Zez Confrey, piano
CD/Album: Zez Confrey: Piano Rolls & Scores
Record co./Cat #: Warner 49309
 
 

1:49pm

Kitten On The Keys
Composer: Zez Confrey
Soloists: Zez Confrey, piano
CD/Album: Zez Confrey: Piano Rolls & Scores
Record co./Cat #: Warner 49309
 
 

1:53pm

The Music Man: Ya Got Trouble
Composer: Meredith Willson
Ensemble: Cincinnati Pops Orchestra
Conductor: Erich Kunzel
Soloists: Timothy Noble, baritone ; Indiana University Singing Hoosiers
CD/Album: Meredith Willson's The Music Man
Record co./Cat #: Telarc 80276
 
 

1:58pm

Pulcinella Suite: Vivo
Composer: Igor Stravinsky
Ensemble: Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Yoel Levi
CD/Album: Stravinsky: The Rite of Spring; Pulcinella Suite
Record co./Cat #: Telarc 80266
 
 
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