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Marlboro Month: Francois Couperin

07/19/11 8:00AM

We're celebrating the 60th anniversary of the Marlboro Music Festival with special live performances recorded over the Festival's last dozen seasons or so. Listen in the 8am hour today for a performance of Couperin's Concert #3 in a concert from August 8, 2008.

VPR Classical Celebrates 60 Years Of Marlboro Music



Coppelia: Act I - opening sequence
Composer: Leo Delibes
Ensemble: National Philharmonic Orchestra
Conductor: Richard Bonynge
CD/Album: "Delibes: Coppelia"
Record co./Cat #: London 414502


Troisieme Concert Royal
Composer: Francois Couperin
Ensemble: Marlboro Music Festival
Soloists: Katherine Needleman, oboe ; Sumire Kudo, cello ; John Gibbons, harpsichord
CD/Album: "Marlboro Music Festival on 8/8/2001"
Record co./Cat #: Marlboro 2001-08-08
Note: (Recorded at the Marlboro Music Festival, 8/8/2001)


La Passeggiata: The Promenade
Composer: Gioacchino Rossini
Ensemble: Stockholm Chamber Choir
Conductor: Eric Ericson
Soloists: Kerstin Hindart, piano
CD/Album: "500 Years of European Choral Music"
Record co./Cat #: Clarion 901


Symphonie fantastique: (3rd mvmt) Scene in the Country
Composer: Hector Berlioz
Ensemble: The Philadelphia Orchestra
Conductor: Eugene Ormandy
CD/Album: "Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique - Dukas - Mussorgsky - Ormandy"
Record co./Cat #: Sony 46329


Koyunbaba Suite For Guitar
Composer: Carlo Domeniconi
Soloists: William Kanengiser, guitar
CD/Album: "Echoes of the Old World"
Record co./Cat #: GSP 1006


Orchestral Suite #3 in D, BWV 1068
Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
Ensemble: Boston Early Music Festival Orchestra
Conductor: Andrew Parrott
CD/Album: "Boston Early Music Festival Orchestra"
Record co./Cat #: EMI 54653


Suor Angelica: Senza mamma, o bimbo, tu sei morto!
Composer: Giacomo Puccini
Ensemble: Giuseppe Verdi Symphony Orchestra of Milan
Conductor: Marco Armiliato
Soloists: Renee Fleming, soprano
CD/Album: "Verismo"
Record co./Cat #: London 13279
Note: (2010 Grammy-winner: best classical vocal recording)


Waltz Suite #1
Composer: Sergei Prokofiev
Ensemble: Scottish National Orchestra
Conductor: Neeme Jarvi
CD/Album: "Prokofiev: Symphony #6, etc."
Record co./Cat #: Chandos 8359
Note: (the waltzes are from: Cinderella - "In The Palace"; from War & Peace - "New Year's Eve Ball"; from Cinderella - "Happiness")


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VPR Classical's Marlboro 60th anniversary page Marlboro Music Festival
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