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Blanche Moyse Conducts Bach

10/04/12 9:00AM By Walter Parker

Blanche Moyse
As we anticipate this Sunday's 2nd annual Blanche Moyse Memorial Concert, we'll listen to an excellent example of her art: a chorus from Bach' s Christmas Oratorio, from the 1987 New England Bach Festival.





Sonata for Arpeggione in a, D 821
Composer: Franz Schubert
Soloists: Patricia McCarty, viola ; Martin Amlin, piano
CD/Album: Schubert & Beethoven
Record co./Cat #: Ashmont 7102


Christmas Oratorio: Opening Chorus of Cantata #5
Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
Ensemble: Blanche Moyse Chorale and Orchestra of St. Luke's
Conductor: Blanche Moyse
CD/Album: J.S. Bach: Christmas Oratorio
Record co./Cat #: New England Bach Festival 1987


The Wise Virgins Suite (based on music of Bach)
Composer: William Walton
Ensemble: London Philharmonic Orchestra
Conductor: Bryden Thomson
CD/Album: Walton: The Quest / The Wise Virgins
Record co./Cat #: Chandos 8871


The Seasons: selections, Op. 37
Composer: Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Soloists: Vassily Primakov, piano
CD/Album: Tchaikovsky - Vassily Primakov, piano
Record co./Cat #: Bridge 9283


Serenade for Strings
Composer: Antonin Dvorak
Ensemble: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
CD/Album: Dvorak: Serenaden Op. 22 & 44
Record co./Cat #: Deutsche Grammophon 415364


Les Indes galantes (suite)
Composer: Jean-Philippe Rameau
Ensemble: The Aulos Ensemble
Soloists: Christopher Krueger, flute ; Marc Schachman, baroque oboe ; Linda Quan, baroque violin ; Myron Lutzke, baroque cello ; Arthur Haas, harpsichord
CD/Album: Rameau: Suites from Les Fetes d'Hebe & Les Indes Galantes
Record co./Cat #: Centaur 2970


Concertpiece for 4 Horns & Orchestra in F, Op. 86
Composer: Robert Schumann
Ensemble: Philharmonia Orchestra
Conductor: Christian Thielemann
CD/Album: Schumann: Symphony No. 2, Manfred" Overture, etc."
Record co./Cat #: Deutsche Grammophon 453482


Die Schone Galatea: Overture ("Beautiful Galatea")
Composer: Franz Von Suppe
Ensemble: Montreal Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Charles Dutoit
CD/Album: Suppe Overtures
Record co./Cat #: London 414408


Fantaisie in f, Op. 49
Composer: Frederic Chopin
Soloists: Andre Laplante, piano
CD/Album: Andre Laplante, piano - Frederic Chopin
Record co./Cat #: Analekta 9964


String Quintet #5 in D, K 593
Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Ensemble: Brentano String Quartet
Soloists: Hsin-Yun Huang, viola
CD/Album: W.A. Mozart: - Brentano String Quartet - Hsin-Yun Huang
Record co./Cat #: Aeon 747
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