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06/15/11 8:00AM

(photo by C. Willoughby)
The morning begins with a lively piece, "Cielo abierto" ("Open sky") by Argentina's Quique Sinesi.



Cielo abierto
Composer: Quique Sinesi
Soloists: Victor Villadangos, guitar
CD/Album: "Guitar Music of Argentina 2"
Record co./Cat #: Naxos 8.557658
Note: ("Open sky")


A Somerset Rhapsody
Composer: Gustav Holst
Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Richard Hickox
CD/Album: "Holst: Egdon Heath/Hammersmith, etc."
Record co./Cat #: Chandos 9420


My Home, Op. 63, B 126
Composer: Antonin Dvorak
(choral arr. by Wouter Tukker)
Ensemble: Prague Singers
Conductor: Stanislav Mistr, conductor & tenor soloist
Soloists: Martina Kritznerova, soprano
CD/Album: "Dvorak-Complete Choruses & Duets"
Record co./Cat #: Brilliant Classics 92883
Note: (world premiere recording: adaptation of the "Largo" from the New World Symphony, on an anonymous text)


Symphony #82 in C, "The Bear", HOB 1/82
Composer: Franz Joseph Haydn
Ensemble: Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orchestra
Conductor: Adam Fischer
CD/Album: "The Paris Symphonies Nos. 82-87"
Record co./Cat #: Nimbus 5419


Polonaise-fantaisie in Ab, Op. 61, B 159
Composer: Frederic Chopin
Soloists: Vladimir Horowitz, piano
CD/Album: "Horowitz-Favorite Chopin, Vol. 2"
Record co./Cat #: Sony 42412


Horn Concerto #1 in D, K 412
Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Ensemble: Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Conductor: Charles Mackerras
Soloists: Eric Ruske, horn
CD/Album: "Mozart: Horn Concerti"
Record co./Cat #: Telarc 80367


La Wally: Ebben? Ne andro lontana
Composer: Alfredo Catalani
Ensemble: Theater Orchestra of Torino
Conductor: John Mauceri
Soloists: Angela Gheorghiu, soprano
CD/Album: "Angela Gheorghiu - Arias"
Record co./Cat #: London 452417
Note: (Act I aria: ("Ah well then! I shall go far away")


Love's Labours Lost: Suite, Op. 28
Composer: Gerald Finzi
Ensemble: English String Orchestra
Conductor: William Boughton
CD/Album: "The Spirit of England"
Record co./Cat #: Nimbus 5210
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