Classic Morning

The perfect start to the day. Three hours of music with news and weather on the hour to keep you informed about what’s going on in the world.

The weekly competition disc features around 7:30 am. 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.

6:00 AM Today

6:00 FASCH: Concerto Grosso in D FWV L/D8 - Tempesta di Mare/Emlyn Ngai (dir) (Chandos CHAN 0791)

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

A LLOYD WEBBER arr Cullen: Pie Jesu, from Requiem - Julian Lloyd Webber (cello), Royal Phil/Barry Wordsworth (Philips 462 712)

DUFF: Irish Suite for Strings - Irish CO/Fionnuala Hunt (Black Box BBM 1003)

TRAD arr Allen/Mills: Little David play on your harp; My Lord, what a mornin'; Give me Jesus - Carolyn Mills (harp) (Atoll ACD 602)

JL BACH: Motet, Das ist meine Freude - Rickman Godlee (cello), Martin Peck (dbass), Christopher Allsop (org), Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge/Richard Marlow (Conifer 75605 51306)

DVORÁK: Mazurek in E minor Op 49 - Anne-Sophie Mutter (vln), Berlin Phil/Manfred Honeck (DG 479 1060)

7:00 CHABRIER: Scherzo-valse, from Ten Picturesque Pieces - Laurent Martin (pno) (Ligia LIDI 020 1205-09)

GERSHWIN orch Grofé: The man I love, from Lady, Be Good! - Harmonie Ensemble, New York/Steven Richman (Harmonia Mundi HMU 90 7492)

DOMENICONI: Variations on an Anatolian Folksong - Owen Moriarty (gtr) (Manu CD MANU 5003/04)

FAURÉ: Overture & Pastorale, from Masques & Bergamasques - Ireland National SO/Michael Healy (dir/vln) (Naxos 8.558058)

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Nation shall not lift up a sword, from Dona nobis pacem - Toronto Mendelssohn Choir, Toronto Symphony/Andrew Davis (CBC SMCD 5054)

O'CONNOR arr Meyer: Butterfly's Day Out - Mark O'Connor (mdln), Yo-Yo Ma (cello), Edgar Meyer (dbass) (Sony SK 68460)

MOZART: Horn Concerto No 1 in D K412 - Teunis van der Zwart (horn), Freiburg Baroque Orch/Petra Müllejans (dir) (Harmonia Mundi HMC 90 1946)

8:00 FIELD arr Lane: Concertino for flute & chamber orchestra - Jennifer Stinton (fl), Royal Ballet Sinfonia/Gavin Sutherland (Dutton CDLX 7151)

CLEMENTI: Keyboard Sonatina in D Op 36/6 - Howard Shelley (pno) (Hyperion CDA 67814)

JC BACH: Oboe Quartet in Bb Op 8/6 - Keisuke Wakao (ob), Malcolm Lowe (vln), Cathy Basrak (vla), Sato Knudsen (cello) (PentaTone PTC 5186 018)

TRAD arr Smith: Scarborough Fair - Theo Moolenar (vln), Brent Stewart (pno), NZ Secondary Students Choir 2013-14/Andrew Withington (Private)

CATALANI: Andantino - Rome SO/Francesco La Vecchia (Naxos 8.573072)

LISZT arr Baril: Mephisto Waltz No 1 - Angèle Dubeau (vln), La Pietà (Analekta AN 2 8723)

6:00 am on Monday (01 Dec 2014)

6:00 BRAHMS: Second movement, Andante moderato, from Symphony No 4 in E minor Op 98 - Vienna Phil/Carlo Maria Giulini (DG 429 403)

SCHUBERT trans Liszt: Du bist die Ruh' D776; Ungeduld, from Die schöne Müllerin D795/7 - Barry Douglas (pno) (Chandos CHAN 10807)

BRIDGE: Rosemary - Britten Sinfonia/Nicholas Cleobury (Conifer 75605 51327)

HALVORSEN: Passacaglia after Handel - Nigel Kennedy (vln), Lynn Harrell (cello) (EMI CDC 5 56963)

CPE BACH: Keyboard Concerto in F Wq43/1 - Andreas Staier (hpschd), Freiburg Baroque Orch/Petra Müllejans (dir) (Harmonia Mundi HMC 90 2083.84)

7:00 BALDWIN: An Advent Prelude - Richard Apperley (organ of St James' Presbyterian Church, Newtown, Wellington) (Organism ORG 006)

WEBER: Oberon, Overture - London Classical Players/Roger Norrington (EMI CDC 7 49889)

KREISLER arr Dokshitser: Schön Rosmarin - Sergei Nakariakov (tpt), Maria Meerovitch (pno) (Warner 2564 65958)

ANDERSON: Blue Tango - BBC Concert Orch/Leonard Slatkin (Naxos 8.559313)

PAISIELLO: Flute Quartet in G Op 23/5 - Musica Petropolitana (Opus 111 OPS 30-231)

LEHÁR: Gold & Silver Waltz - Vienna Phil/John Eliot Gardiner (DG 463 185)

8:00 Beauty Spot: PELÉCIS: Flowering Jasmine - Andrei Pushkarev (vibraphone), Kremerata Baltica CO/Gidon Kremer (dir/vln) (Nonesuch 287228)

DEBUSSY trans Prorvich: Golliwog's Cakewalk, from Children's Corner - Karen Geoghegan (bsn), Philip Fisher (pno) (Chandos CHAN 10521)

SHOSTAKOVICH: Ballet Suite No 1 - Russian SO/Mark Gorenstein (Harmonia Mundi RUS 788164)

WOLF: Italian Serenade - Hagen Quartet (Newton 880 2072)

DVORÁK: Scherzo capriccioso Op 66 - BBC SO/Jirí Belohlávek (Warner 2564 63235)