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Sylvia

06/14/12 9:00AM By Walter Parker

The first performance of Delibes' ballet, Sylvia, took place on June 14, 1876.  We'll listen to a suite from the ballet today, played by the San Francisco Ballet Orchestra.

 

 

Playlist

9:01am

Concerto Grosso #7 in D, Op. 6/7
Composer: Arcangelo Corelli
Ensemble: I Musici
CD/Album: Corelli: Concerti Grossi Op. 6
Record co./Cat #: Philips 434110
 
 

9:12am

Sylvia Suite
Composer: Leo Delibes
Ensemble: San Francisco Ballet Orchestra
Conductor: Martin West
CD/Album: Delibes: Sylvia - Coppelia
Record co./Cat #: Reference 125
 
 

9:55am

Waltz in Ab, Op. 64/3
Composer: Frederic Chopin
Soloists: Ingrid Fliter, piano
CD/Album: Chopin: Waltzes
Record co./Cat #: EMI 98351
 
 

10:01am

Rhapsodie for Harp
Composer: Marcel Grandjany
Soloists: Rita Costanzi, harp
CD/Album: Of Fields and Forests
Record co./Cat #: CBC (RCI) 1119
 
 

10:12am

String Quartet #7: 1st movement in F, Op. 59/1
Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven
Ensemble: Johannes String Quartet
Soloists: Soovin Kim, violin ; Jessica Lee, violin ; C. J. Chang, viola ; Peter Stumpf, cello
CD/Album: Johannes Quartet Live on VPR Classical
Record co./Cat #: VPR 2010-11-04
 
 

10:22am

String Quartet #7: 2nd movement in F, Op. 59/1
Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven
Ensemble: Johannes String Quartet
Soloists: Soovin Kim, violin ; Jessica Lee, violin ; C. J. Chang, viola ; Peter Stumpf, cello
CD/Album: Johannes Quartet Live on VPR Classical
Record co./Cat #: VPR 2010-11-04
 
 

10:33am

Symphony on a French Mountain Air, Op. 25
Composer: Vincent d'Indy
Ensemble: Radio Philharmonic Orchestra of France
Conductor: Marek Janowski
Soloists: Catherine Collard, piano
CD/Album: D'Indy: Jour d'ete a la montagne / Symphonie Cevenole
Record co./Cat #: Erato 49809
 
 

11:01am

Saul: Sinfonias
Composer: George Frideric Handel
Ensemble: The English Concert
Conductor: Trevor Pinnock
CD/Album: Handel: Ouverturen
Record co./Cat #: Deutsche Grammophon 419219
 
 

11:19am

Symphony #2 in D, Op. 73
Composer: Johannes Brahms
Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic
Conductor: Simon Rattle
CD/Album: Brahms: Symphonies 1-4
Record co./Cat #: EMI 67254
 
 

12:01pm

Valse Phantastique
Composer: Edna Bentz Woods
Soloists: Marc-Andre Hamelin, piano
CD/Album: Kaleidoscope
Record co./Cat #: Hyperion 67275
 
 

12:04pm

Petit Adagio
Composer: Alexander Glazunov
(trans. Marc-Andre Hamelin)
Soloists: Marc-Andre Hamelin, piano
CD/Album: Kaleidoscope
Record co./Cat #: Hyperion 67275
 
 

12:08pm

Etude in a-f, Op. 72/13
Composer: Moritz Moszkowski
Soloists: Marc-Andre Hamelin, piano
CD/Album: Kaleidoscope
Record co./Cat #: Hyperion 67275
 
 

12:14pm

Tha�s: Meditation
Composer: Jules Massenet
Ensemble: Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
Conductor: Neville Marriner
Soloists: Leila Josefowicz, violin
CD/Album: Leila Josefowicz: Bohemian Rhapsodies
Record co./Cat #: Philips 454440
 
 

12:21pm

Eine kleine Nachtmusik in G, K 525 ("A little night music" )
Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Ensemble: Shanghai Quartet
Soloists: Eugenia Zukerman, flute ; Anthony Newman, harpsichord
CD/Album: Music for a Sunday Morning
Record co./Cat #: Delos 3173
 
 

12:41pm

Piano Concerto #3 in Eb, Op. 75
Composer: Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Ensemble: Minnesota Orchestra
Conductor: Osmo Vanska
Soloists: Stephen Hough, piano (Steven HUFF)
CD/Album: The Romantic Piano Concerto Vol. 50
Record co./Cat #: Hyperion 67711
 
 

12:57pm

Verbum caro factum est
Composer: Anon. 15th-century Spanish
Ensemble: Northern Harmony
Conductor: Larry Gordon
CD/Album: Music for Mid Wynter
Record co./Cat #: Northern Harmony 2000
 
 
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