Cadenza

A two-hour selection of shorter, popular classics that includes well-known opera arias and choruses. The programme also includes a musical component built around a daily theme.

For details about music on Cadenza, visit Radio New Zealand Concert's schedules.

The weekly competition disc features around 5:30 pm. If you correctly answer our question a copy of the disc could be yours. Send your answers to concert@radionz.co.nz or Radio New Zealand Concert Competition, PO Box 123, Wellington.

5:00 PM Tomorrow

BERNSTEIN: Candide, Overture - Los Angeles Phil/Leonard Bernstein (DG 427 806)

ALBÉNIZ: Capricho Catalán - David Russell (gtr) (Telarc TEL 32712)

MENDELSSOHN: Nocturne, from A Midsummer Night's Dream - Atlanta SO/Yoel Levi (Telarc CD 80318)

GLAZUNOV: Three Miniatures Op 42 - Tatjana Franová (pno) (Marco Polo 8.223151)

PARRY: I was glad - Manchester Cathedral Choir/Christopher Stokes, Jeffrey Makinson (org) (Naxos 8.572104)

CASELLA: Third movement, Capriccio, from Scarlattiana Op 44 - Sun Hee You (pno), Rome SO/Francesco La Vecchia (Naxos 8.572416)

BALAKIREV arr Lyapunov: Islamey - Borusan Istanbul Phil/Sascha Goetzel (Onyx 4124)

6:00 ANDERSON: Bugler's Holiday - Susan Slaughter, Roger Grossheider, Thomas Drake (tpts), Saint Louis SO/Leonard Slatkin (RCA 09026 68048)

GERSHWIN: Nice work if you can get it, from A Damsel in Distress - Billie Holiday (vocalist), Teddy Wilson & his Orch (rec 1937) (Naxos Jazz 8.120545)

KREISLER arr Terracini: Caprice viennois Op 2 - Murray Khouri (cl), Prague Metropolitan Orch/Paul Terracini (Continuum CCD 1080)

MONTERO: Improvisation on Handel's Hornpipe - Gabriela Montero (pno) (EMI 5 14838)

HOLBORNE: Galliard, Heigh ho holiday - Hespèrion XXI (Alia Vox AV 9810)

VASKS: Small, Warm Holiday - Latvian Radio Choir/Sigvards Klava (Ondine ODE 1194)

HANSON: Serenade - Judith Mendenhall (fl), Susan Jolles (harp), New York Chamber Symphony/Gerard Schwarz (Delos DE 3105)

GLIÈRE: Holiday at Ferghana, Overture - BBC Phil/Vassily Sinaisky (Chandos CHAN 9518)

FRANÇAIX: L'Heure du Berger - Susan Tomes (pno), Gaudier Ensemble (Hyperion CDA 67036)

SHOSTAKOVICH: National Holiday, from The Gadfly - USSR Cinema SO/Emin Khachaturian (EMI CDB 7 62578)

5:00 pm on Tuesday (28 Oct 2014)

SUPPÉ: Poet & Peasant, Overture - Royal Scottish National Orch/Neeme Järvi (Chandos CHSA 5110)

BENJAMIN arr Ash: Jamaican Rumba - Matthew Trusler (vln), Düsseldorf SO/Yasuo Shinozaki (Orchid Classics ORC 100005)

BOCCHERINI: Oboe Quintet in G G431 - Lajos Lencsés (ob), Parisii Quartet (Capriccio 10 454)

CHOPIN: Polonaise in F# minor Op 44 - Piotr Anderszewski (pno) (Virgin 5 45619)

DVORÁK: Two Waltzes Op 54 - NZSO CO/Donald Armstrong (dir) (RNZ)

6:00 GERSHWIN: Cuban Overture - Cleveland Pops Orch/Louis Lane (Sony MLK 64060)

LECUONA arr Tirino: Rhapsody on Cuban Airs - Thomas Tirino (pno), Polish National Radio SO/Michael Bartos (BIS CD 794)

GOTTSCHALK ed & cmpltd Rosenberg: Cuban Country Scenes, an opera in one act - Anna Noggle (sop), Darryl Taylor (ten), Richard Ziebarth (bbar), Hot Springs Festival SO/Richard Rosenberg (Naxos 8.559320)

O BULL: Los Recuerdos de la Habana - Henning Kraggerud (vln), Dala Sinfonietta/Bjarte Engeset (Naxos 8.572827)

COPLAND: Cuban Dance - Detroit SO/Leonard Slatkin (Naxos 8.559758)