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Anniversary, Mysterious Mountain & Organ Symphony

09/12/12 9:00AM

Robert and Clara Schumann were married on this date in 1840.  We'll celebrate with the Piano Quintet Robert wrote with Clara in mind. 

Also today, we'll climb Hovhaness' Mysterious Mountain and enjoy Saint-Saens' Organ Symphony. 

Playlist

9:01am

Fatinitza: Overture
Composer: Franz Von Suppe
Ensemble: Montreal Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Charles Dutoit
CD/Album: Suppe Overtures
Record co./Cat #: London 414408
 
 

9:11am

Piano Quintet in Eb, Op. 44
Composer: Robert Schumann
Ensemble: Artemis Quartet
Soloists: Leif Ove Andsnes, piano
CD/Album: Schumann - Brahms
Record co./Cat #: Virgin Classics 395143
 
 

9:41am

Symphony #2 "Mysterious Mountain", Op. 132
Composer: Alan Hovhaness
Ensemble: Dallas Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Andrew Litton
CD/Album: An American Tapestry
Record co./Cat #: Dorian 90224
 
 

10:01am

Allemande
Composer: Francois Couperin
Ensemble: Trio Settecento
Soloists: Rachel Barton Pine, violin ; John Mark Rozendaal, viola da gamba ; David Schrader, harpsichord
CD/Album: A French Soiree: Trio Settecento
Record co./Cat #: Cedille 90000 129
 
 

10:03am

Sarabande
Composer: Francois Couperin
Ensemble: Trio Settecento
Soloists: Rachel Barton Pine, violin ; John Mark Rozendaal, viola da gamba ; David Schrader, harpsichord
CD/Album: A French Soiree: Trio Settecento
Record co./Cat #: Cedille 90000 129
 
 

10:07am

Sicilienne
Composer: Francois Couperin
Ensemble: Trio Settecento
Soloists: Rachel Barton Pine, violin ; John Mark Rozendaal, viola da gamba ; David Schrader, harpsichord
CD/Album: A French Soiree: Trio Settecento
Record co./Cat #: Cedille 90000 129
 
 

10:10am

Gavotte
Composer: Francois Couperin
Ensemble: Trio Settecento
Soloists: Rachel Barton Pine, violin ; John Mark Rozendaal, viola da gamba ; David Schrader, harpsichord
CD/Album: A French Soiree: Trio Settecento
Record co./Cat #: Cedille 90000 129
 
 

10:13am

Pavane pour une Infante defunte (orchestral version) ("Pavane for a dead Princess")
Composer: Maurice Ravel
Ensemble: St. Paul Chamber Orchestra
Conductor: Hugh Wolff
CD/Album: Ravel: Ma Mere l'Oye, Le Tombeau de Couperin
Record co./Cat #: Teldec 74006
 
 

10:22am

Symphony #3 "Organ" in c, Op. 78
Composer: Camille Saint-Saens
Ensemble: Orchestre Metropolitain
Conductor: Yannick Nezet-Seguin
Soloists: Phillippe Belanger, organ
CD/Album: Saint-Saens | Symphonie No. 3
Record co./Cat #: ATMA 2540
 
 

11:01am

Sonatas and Interludes for Prepared Piano: Sonata #7
Composer: John Cage
Soloists: Adam Tendler, piano
CD/Album: Live in Maui
Record co./Cat #: Adam Tendler
 
 

11:03am

Sonatas and Interludes for Prepared Piano: Interlude #4
Composer: John Cage
Soloists: Adam Tendler, piano
CD/Album: Live in Maui
Record co./Cat #: Adam Tendler
 
 

11:07am

Piano Concerto #4 in G, Op. 58
Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven
Ensemble: Budapest Festival Orchestra
Conductor: Ivan Fischer
Soloists: Richard Goode, piano
CD/Album: Beethoven: The Complete Piano Concertos
Record co./Cat #: Nonesuch 480508
 
 

11:41am

Concerto for Recorder, String Orchestra, Celeste and Vibraphone, Op. 122
Composer: Vagn Holmboe
Ensemble: English Chamber Orchestra
Conductor: Okko Kamu
Soloists: Michala Petri, recorder (mee-KAHL-uh PAY-tree)
CD/Album: Moonchild's Dream
Record co./Cat #: RCA 62543
 
 

12:05pm

Concerto Grosso #5 in D, Op. 6
Composer: George Frideric Handel
Ensemble: Violons du Roy, Les
Conductor: Bernard Labadie
CD/Album: Les Violons du Roy - Celebration
Record co./Cat #: Dorian 90024
 
 

12:22pm

Sleeping Beauty: Ballet suite, Op. 66
Composer: Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Ensemble: Boston Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Seiji Ozawa
CD/Album: Tschaikowsky: Der NussKnacker U.A.
Record co./Cat #: Deutsche Grammophon 435619
 
 

12:44pm

Cafe Music
Composer: Paul Schoenfield
Ensemble: Claremont Trio
Soloists: Emily Bruskin, violin ; Julia Bruskin, cello ; Donna Kwong, piano
CD/Album: Claremont Trio - American Trios
Record co./Cat #: Tria
 
 
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