Classic Morning

The perfect start to the day. Four 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 HOLST: Lyric Movement for viola - Cecil Aronowitz (vla), English CO/Imogen Holst (Lyrita SRCD 223)

MUSSORGSKY orch Rimsky-Korsakov: Dawn on the Moscow River, Prelude from Khovanshchina, Act 1 - Cincinnati SO/Paavo Järvi (Telarc SACD 60705)

MOZART: First movement, Andante, from Trio in Eb K498, Kegelstatt - Dean-Emmerson-Dean Trio (Melba MR 301 121)

BOWERMAN: Isolde Fantasy - Diana Galvydyte (vln), Anna Peletsis (pno) (Champs Hill CHRCD 015)

CHABRIER: España - Swiss Romande Orch/Neeme Järvi (Chandos CHSA 5122)

VIVALDI: Oboe Concerto in F RV455, Saxony - Pier Luigi Fabretti (ob), L'Arte dell'Arco/Federico Guglielmo (dir) (Brilliant Classics 94654)

7:00 DUKAS: The Sorcerer's Apprentice - Mexico City Phil/Enrique Bátiz (Sanctuary CD RSN 3046)

ENESCU: Aria and Scherzino - Remus Azoitei (vln), Schubert Ensemble (Chandos CHAN 10790)

GRANADOS arr Henry Wood: Spanish Dance No 4, Villanesca - London Phil/Nicholas Braithwaite (Lyrita SRCD 216)

WEBERN: Passacaglia Op 1 - South West German Radio SO/Michael Gielen (Hänssler CD 93.062)

PROKOFIEV arr Prorvich: Cinderella Suite - Mark Walton (cl), Simon Ballard (pno) (Chalumeau EBY 003)

8:00 Beauty Spot: FAURÉ: Pie Jesu, from Requiem Op 48 - Angela Gheorghiu (sop), London Phil/Ion Marin (Decca 466 102)

HOVHANESS: Bagatelles Op 30 - Shanghai String Quartet (Delos DE 3700)

SIBELIUS: Finland Awakes - Lahti SO/Osmo Vänskä (BIS CD 1115)

CIMAROSA: Giannina e Bernardone, Overture - Toronto CO/Kevin Mallon (Naxos 8.570279)

J STRAUSS II: Artists' Life Waltz - Vienna Ensemble (Koch Schwann 3-6564)

GOUNOD: Symphony No 3 in C - Swiss-Italian Orch/Oleg Caetani (CPO 777 863)

9:00 Composer of the Week

LORD BERNERS (Gerald Hugh TYRWHITT-WILSON) (1883-1950)

Fantaisie espagnole: Prélude, Fandango, Pasodoble - Royal Liverpool Phil/Barry Wordsworth (EMI 5 65098)

Trois morceaux, Chinoiserie; Valse sentimentale; Kasatchok - Peter Lawson, Alan MacLean (pno duet) (Albany Troy 142)

Luna Park - RTE Sinfonietta/Kenneth Alwyn (Marco Polo 8.223716)

Three Chansons, Romance; L'étoile filante (The shooting star); La fiancée du timbalier (The drummer-boy's sweetheart) - Ian Partridge (ten), Len Vorster (pno) (Marco Polo 8.225159)

Fugue for orchestra - Royal Liverpool Phil/Barry Wordsworth (EMI 5 65098)

6:00 AM Tomorrow

6:00 STEFFANI: Amor Vien dal Destino, Overture - Sonatori de la Gioiosa Marca chorus & orch (Divox CDX 79811)

PARADIS: Sicilienne in Eb - Pinchas Zukerman (vln), Marc Neikrug (pno) (Philips 416 158)

PUCCINI: Capriccio Sinfonico - La Scala Phil/Riccardo Muti (Sony SK 63025)

S GOSS: Gnossiennes, after Erik Satie - Tetra Guitar Quartet (Cadenza Music CAD CD 0460)

DEBUSSY orch Busser: Petite Suite - Quebec SO/Yoav Talmi (ATMA SACD 2 2377)

7:00 CARR: Aubade - Alan Vivian (cl), Sydney SO/Edwin Carr (Kiwi CD SLD 101)

HALVORSEN arr Cello Duello: Passacaglia after Handel - Cello Duello (Solo Musica SM 146)

YEGHIAZARIAN: Dances of the golden fish, from Sevan Suite No 2 - Armenian Phil/Loris Tjeknavorian (ASV CD DCA 1037)

SARASATE: Gavotte after Mignon - Tianwa Yang (vln), Markus Hadulla (pno) (Naxos 8.570192)

ALBINONI: Oboe Concerto in D minor Op 9/2 - Frank de Bruine (ob), Academy of Ancient Music/Christopher Hogwood (Decca 458 129)

8:00 Beauty Spot: BACH: Second movement, Adagio, from Keyboard Concerto No 1 in D minor BWV1052 - Murray Perahia (pno/dir), ASMF (Sony SK 89245)

WALDTEUFEL: Gaîté, Waltz - Slovak State Phil/Alfred Walter (Marco Polo 8.223684)

RUBINSTEIN: Kamennoi-Ostrov Op 10/13, Moderato assai - Joseph Banowetz (pno) (Naxos 8.223847)

BIZET: March, from Jeux d'enfants - New Zealand SO/Donald Johanos (Naxos 8.553596)

BORODIN: String Sextet in D minor - Nash Ensemble (Onyx 4067)

WAGNER: Act 3 Introduction, Dance of the Apprentices & Procession of the Mastersingers, from The Mastersingers of Nuremberg - Seattle SO/Gerard Schwarz (Naxos 8.572769)

9:00 Composer of the Week

LORD BERNERS (Gerald Hugh TYRWHITT-WILSON) (1883-1950)

Polka; Valse; March; The Expulsion from Paradise - Len Vorster (pno) (Marco Polo 8.225159)

A Wedding Bouquet - RTE Chamber Choir & Sinfonietta/Kenneth Alwyn (Marco Polo 8.223716)