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08/29/12 3:00PM

Modest Moussorgsky's piano masterpiece, as orchestrated by Maurice Ravel, will be heard this afternoon.  Also: Brahms' Haydn Variations and late piano music by Antonin Dvorak.

Playlist

3:02pm

Das Rheingold: Entrance of the Gods into Valhalla
Composer: Richard Wagner
Ensemble: Cleveland Orchestra
Conductor: George Szell
CD/Album: Wagner: Orchestral Music-George Szell
Record co./Cat #: Sony 48175
 
 

3:09pm

12 Variations on a French song "Ah, vous dirai-je, Maman" in C, K 265 (French Nursery song, aka: the "Twinkle, twinkle" variations)
Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Soloists: Andras Schiff, piano
CD/Album: Mozart: Piano Variations K265 & K455 etc.
Record co./Cat #: London 421369
 
 

3:25pm

Pictures at an Exhibition
Composer: Modest Moussorgsky
(orch. 1923 by Maurice Ravel, on commission from Serge Koussevitsky)
Ensemble: Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Conductor: James Levine
CD/Album: Mussorgsky: Bilder einer Ausstelung, Strawinsky: Le Sacre du Printemps
Record co./Cat #: Deutsche Grammophon 437531
 
 

4:05pm

Gloriana: Courtly Dances
Composer: Benjamin Britten
Ensemble: English Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: William Boughton
CD/Album: Britten - English Symphony Orchestra, William Boughton
Record co./Cat #: Nimbus 5295
 
 

4:16pm

3 Dances: Toccata, Corrente, La Volta
Composer: Michelangelo Galilei
Soloists: Goran Sollscher, guitar
CD/Album: Greensleeves
Record co./Cat #: Deutsche Grammophon 413325
 
 

4:22pm

Ave Maris Stella ("Hail, Star of Heaven")
Composer: Edvard Grieg
Ensemble: Grex Vocalis
Conductor: Carl Hogset
CD/Album: Edvard Grieg: Choral Music
Record co./Cat #: 2L (Lindberg Lyd) 45
 
 

4:26pm

Rustic Wedding Symphony: Wedding March and Variations, Op. 26
Composer: Karl Goldmark
Ensemble: National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland
Conductor: Stephen Gunzenhauser
CD/Album: Goldmark: Rustic Wedding Symphony
Record co./Cat #: Naxos 8.550745
 
 

4:43pm

Andante Spianato & Grand Polonaise in Eb, Op. 22, B 58 & B 88
Composer: Frederic Chopin
Soloists: Christiane Klonz, piano
CD/Album: Christiane Klonz: Bach - Mozart - Chopin - Schostakowitch
Record co./Cat #: Animato 6094
 
 

5:05pm

I Quattro Rusteghi: Preludio & Intermezzo ("The School for Fathers", or, "The Four Curmudgeons")
Composer: Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari
Ensemble: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Conductor: Jose Serebrier
CD/Album: Wolf-Ferrari: Jewels of the Madonna
Record co./Cat #: ASV 861
 
 

5:12pm

Piano Sonata #24
Composer: Franz Joseph Haydn
Soloists: Leif Ove Andsnes, piano
CD/Album: Haydn: Piano Sonatas
Record co./Cat #: EMI 56756
 
 

5:21pm

Trio Sonata
Composer: Johann Joachim Quantz
Ensemble: Camerata Koln
CD/Album: Vivaldi-Marcello-Quantz-Bach-Fasch
Record co./Cat #: Deutsche Harmonia Mundi 77172
 
 

5:34pm

Variations on a Theme by Haydn (orchestral version) in Bb, Op. 56a
Composer: Johannes Brahms
Ensemble: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Conductor: Leonard Bernstein
CD/Album: Brahms: Symphonie Nr. 3 - Haydn-Variationen
Record co./Cat #: Deutsche Grammophon 410083
 
 

5:56pm

Commando March
Composer: Samuel Barber
Ensemble: Royal Scottish National Orchestra
Conductor: Marin Alsop
CD/Album: Barber: Piano Concerto
Record co./Cat #: Naxos 8.559133
 
 

6:02pm

Flute Quartet #3
Composer: Domenico Cimarosa
Ensemble: Dolezal Quartett
Soloists: Loic Poulain, flute
CD/Album: Cimarosa: Six Flute Quartets
Record co./Cat #: Adda 581031
 
 

6:14pm

Mazeppa: Cossack Dance
Composer: Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Ensemble: Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Raymond Leppard
CD/Album: Tchaikovsky: Manfred
Record co./Cat #: KOSS Classics 2216
 
 

6:19pm

Guitar Concerto #1 in A, Op. 30
Composer: Mauro Giuliani
Ensemble: Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
Conductor: Neville Marriner
Soloists: Pepe Romero, guitar
CD/Album: Giuliani: Guitar Concertos No. 1 & No. 3
Record co./Cat #: Philips 420780
 
 

6:43pm

Poetic Tone-Pictures: #1 - On the Road at Night, Op. 85/1
Composer: Antonin Dvorak
Soloists: Vassily Primakov, piano
CD/Album: Dvorak - Vassily Primakov, Justin Brown, Odense SO
Record co./Cat #: Bridge 9309
 
 

6:49pm

Poetic Tone-Pictures: #3 - At the Old Castle, Op. 85/3
Composer: Antonin Dvorak
Soloists: Vassily Primakov, piano
CD/Album: Dvorak - Vassily Primakov, Justin Brown, Odense SO
Record co./Cat #: Bridge 9309
 
 

6:55pm

Poetic Tone-Pictures: #8 - Goblin's Dance, Op. 85/8
Composer: Antonin Dvorak
Soloists: Vassily Primakov, piano
CD/Album: Dvorak - Vassily Primakov, Justin Brown, Odense SO
Record co./Cat #: Bridge 9309
 
 
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