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Planets with Orchestra Wellington

25 Jul 2017

David Long introduces robots, Claire Cowan evokes an exotic dancer, and Gustav Holst goes interplanetary in this concert from Orchestra Wellington.


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Friday 28 July

6:00 AM. Classic Morning with Rick Young

CHOPIN: Berceuse in Db Op 57 - Frederic Chiu (pno) (HARMONIA MUNDI HMU 90 7282)

SONDHEIM arr Silberschlag/McKinley: Not while I'm around, from Sweeney Todd - Jeffrey Silberschlag (tpt), Seattle SO/Gerard Schwarz (Naxos 8.559719)

ORTIZ: Passamezzo antico - Latitude 37 (ABC Classics 476 4525)

BEETHOVEN: Cello Sonata No 3 in A Op 69 (2) - Adrian Brendel (cello), Alfred Brendel (pno) (PHILIPS 475 379)

RESPIGHI: Ancient Airs & Dances Suite No 2 (1) - Lausanne CO/Jesús López-Cobos (TELARC CD 80309)

RICHTER: Flute Concerto in E minor (3) - Barthold Kuijken (fl), Tafelmusik/Jeanne Lamon (dir) (SONY SK 48045)

SCHUBERT: Piano Trio No 2 in Eb D929 (3) - Philip Setzer (vln), David Finckel (cello), Wu Han (pno) (ARTISTLED 10802)

CPE BACH: Cello Concerto in Bb Wq171 (1) - Raphael Wallfisch (cello), Scottish Ensemble/Jonathan Morton (NIMBUS NI 5848)


BACH arr Gwilt: Trio Sonata in C BWV529 (1) - London Baroque (BIS CD 1345)

MOZART: Rondo in D K485 - Mitsuko Uchida (pno) (PHILIPS 422 727)

MAHLER: Symphony No 4 in G (4) - Kiri Te Kanawa (sop), Chicago SO/Georg Solti (Decca 410 188)

GERSHWIN arr Tunick: Embraceable You - Joshua Bell (vln), London SO/John Williams (Sony SK 60659)

BOCCHERINI: Symphony in C G505 (1) - German Chamber Academy, Neuss/Johannes Goritzki (CPO 999 172)

DEBUSSY: Danse bohémienne - Jean-Efflam Bavouzet (pno) (Chandos CHAN 10467)

MENDELSSOHN: Concert Piece in F minor Op 113 - Sabine Meyer (cl), Wolfgang Meyer (basset horn), ASMF/Kenneth Sillito (EMI 5 57359)

HOLST: Brook Green Suite - City of London Sinfonia/Richard Hickox (Chandos CHAN 9270)


KORNGOLD: Violin Concerto in D Op 35 (2) - Nikolaj Znaider (vln), Vienna Phil/Valery Gergiev (RCA 88697 10336)

DVORÁK: Slavonic Dances Op 46 (3) - Atlanta SO/Yoel Levi (TELARC CD 80497)

PAGANINI arr Liszt: Theme & Variations, from Caprice Op 1/24 - Niu Niu (pno) (EMI 7 25332)

A GRIFFITHS: Naseby - Jessica Wells (contralto), Albert Mataafa (ten), New Zealand Youth Choir/Karen Grylls (TRUST MMT 2048)

TRAD/STEVENS arr Chowhan: Star of the County Down/Lady D'Arbanville - Julian Lloyd Webber (cello), Catrin Finch (harp), Steáfán Hannig (EMI 3 59488)

BRAHMS: Rhapsody in G minor Op 79/2 - Stephen De Pledge (pno) (Champs Hill CHRCD 030)

FRANCK: Symphony in D minor Op 48 (3) - Chicago SO/Pierre Monteux (RCA GD 86805)


RACHMANINOV: Cello Sonata in G minor Op 19 (4) - Alexander Kniazev (cello), Nikolai Lugansky (pno) (warner 2564 63946)

VIVALDI: Violin Concerto in D RV230 - Nigel Kennedy (vln/dir), members of Berlin Phil (EMI 5 57859)

THUILLE: Sextet in Bb for piano & winds Op 6 (1) - Hexagon Ensemble (ETCETERA KTC 1295)

GROFE: Mississippi Suite - Bournemouth SO/William T Stromberg (NAXOS 8.559007)

JIMENEZ arr Peña: Ella - Juan Diego Flórez (ten), Mariachi de Oro (tpt), David Gálvez (gtr), Swang Lin, Eugene Cherkasov, Xiao-Hua Sheng (vlns) (Decca 475 6932)

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