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Vaughan Williams' Pastoral Symphony

09/28/12 9:00AM By Walter Parker

Our music today will include the Cello Sonata of Chopin, played by David Finckel of the Emerson Quartet, which comes to Middlebury College on Saturday; Schubert's last quartet, played by the Takacs Quartet, which will be at Middlebury College next Tuesday; and the Pastoral Symphony of Ralph Vaughan Williams.

 

 

Playlist

9:01am

Le Corsaire: Overture (Corsaire = a pirate)
Composer: Hector Berlioz
Ensemble: Montreal Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Charles Dutoit
CD/Album: Berlioz: 8 Overtures - Le Carnaval Romain, etc.
Record co./Cat #: London 452480
 
 

9:11am

Cello Sonata in g, Op. 65, B 160
Composer: Frederic Chopin
Soloists: David Finckel, cello ; Wu Han, piano
CD/Album: Grieg, Schumann, and Chopin: Works for Cello and PIano
Record co./Cat #: BBC v.5, n.5
 
 

9:42am

DS 11:11 (instrumental dance)
Composer: Anonymous 13th century
Ensemble: Ensemble Alcatraz
CD/Album: Danse Royale
Record co./Cat #: Nonesuch 79240
 
 

9:49am

La prime estampie royal
Composer: Anonymous 13th century
Ensemble: Ensemble Alcatraz
CD/Album: Danse Royale
Record co./Cat #: Nonesuch 79240
 
 

9:53am

La ultime estampie real / La septime estampie real
Composer: Anonymous 13th century
Ensemble: Ensemble Alcatraz
CD/Album: Danse Royale
Record co./Cat #: Nonesuch 79240
 
 

10:01am

School for Scandal: Overture
Composer: Samuel Barber
Ensemble: St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Leonard Slatkin
CD/Album: Samuel Barber
Record co./Cat #: EMI 49463
 
 

10:11am

String Quartet #15 in G, Op. 161, D 887
Composer: Franz Schubert
Ensemble: Takacs Quartet
CD/Album: Schubert: Quartet D887, etc.
Record co./Cat #: London 452854
 
 

11:01am

Symphony #3 "Pastoral"
Composer: Ralph Vaughan Williams
Ensemble: London Philharmonic Orchestra
Conductor: Bernard Haitink
Soloists: Amanda Roocroft, soprano
CD/Album: Vaughan Williams: Symphonies Nos. 3 & 4
Record co./Cat #: EMI 56564
 
 

11:42am

Violin Sonata #24 in F, K 376
Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Soloists: Hilary Hahn, violin ; Natalie Zhu, piano
CD/Album: Mozart: Violin Sonatas
Record co./Cat #: Deutsche Grammophon B0004771
 
 

12:05pm

Bold Island Suite, Op. 46
Composer: Howard Hanson
Ensemble: Cincinnati Pops Orchestra
Conductor: Erich Kunzel
CD/Album: Symphonic Music of Howard Hanson
Record co./Cat #: Telarc 80649
 
 

12:31pm

Variations & Fugue on a Theme by Handel in Bb, Op. 24
Composer: Johannes Brahms
Soloists: Murray Perahia, piano
CD/Album: Brahms - Handel Variations - Rhapsodies - Piano Pieces
Record co./Cat #: Sony 79469
 
 
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