Navigation for Station navigation

Classic Morning

Four hours of music with news and weather on the hour to keep you informed about what’s going on in the world.

Monday to Saturday at 6 am.

Navigation for Classic Morning

27 July 2017

MOZART: Piano Sonata No 3 in Bb K281 (1) - John Chen (pno) (RNZ)

BACH arr Avital: Violin Concerto in A minor BWV1041 - Avi Avital (mandolin), Ophira Zakai (theorbo), Ira Givol (cello) (DG 479 0092)

ELGAR orch Jacob: Soliloquy for oboe & orchestra - Ruth Bolister (ob), Elgar CO/Stephen Bell (ASV CD DCA 1173)

ARRIAGA: Symphony in D (4) - Le Concert des Nations/Jordi Savall (AUVIDIS FONTALIS ES 9903)

C SCHUMANN: Piano Trio in G minor Op 17 (3) - Dartington Piano Trio (HYPERION CDA 66331)

GERSHWIN arr Brohn: Love is Here to Stay, from The Goldwyn Follies - Joshua Bell (vln), London SO/John Williams (Sony SK 60659)

VIVALDI: Concerto in F for multiple instruments RV569 (3) - Freiburg Baroque Orch/Gottfried von der Goltz (dir) (OPUS 111 OP 30283)

7.00

HANDEL: Water Music (11) - Tafelmusik/Jeanne Lamon (dir) (SONY SK 68257)

FAURE: Fantaisie Op 79 - Emmanuel Pahud (fl), Eric Le Sage (pno) (alpha 603)

BECK: Sinfonia in C Op 1/6 - NZSO CO/Donald Armstrong (NAXOS 8.554071)

CHOPIN: Ballade No 1 in G minor Op 23 - Murray Perahia (pno) (PHILIPS 456 922)

BRAHMS: Serenade No 1 in D Op 11 (2) - Leipzig Gewandhaus Orch/Riccardo Chailly (Decca 478 6775)

SCHUMANN: Piano Quintet in Eb Op 44 (3) - Dora Schwarzberg (vln), Renaud Capuçon (vln), Nora Romanoff-Schwarzberg (vla), Mark Drobinsky (cello), Martha Argerich (pno) (EMI 4 76871)

TRAD arr Hunsberger: The Last Rose of Summer - Wynton Marsalis (tpt), Eastman Wind Ensemble/Donald Hunsberger (SONY SK 60804)

WEBER: Euryanthe, Overture - New Zealand SO/Antoni Wit (NAXOS 8.570296)

8.00

LISZT: Les jeux d'eau à la Villa d'Este - François-René Duchâble (pno) (VIRGIN 3 63278)

LAZZARI: Sonata in D for two trumpets & strings - Crispian Steele-Perkins (tpt), Alison Balsom (tpt), Parley of In/Peter Holman (org/dir) (HYPERION CDA 67359)

TCHAIKOVSKY: Suite No 3 in G Op 55 (3) - Ulster Orch/Vladimir Altschuler (BBC MUSIC BBC MM 258)

DALZA: Calata ala spagnola - Piffaro (ARCHIV 453 441)

PIAZZOLLA: Introduccion et Angel - Anne Akiko Meyers (vln), Akira Eguchi (pno) (KOCH KIC CD 7762)

BERNSTEIN: America, from West Side Story - Tatiana Troyanos (mezzo), Louise Edeiken (sop), orch & chorus/Leonard Bernstein (DG 459 064)

DVORÁK: String Quintet in Eb Op 97 (4) - Members of the Vienna Octet (Decca 425 537)

SCHUBERT: Symphony No 1 in D D82 (3) - CO of Europe/Claudio Abbado (DG 423 652)

9.00

BEETHOVEN: Symphony No 8 in F Op 93 (1) - Scottish CO/Charles Mackerras (HYPERION CDS 44301/5)

BACH arr Tarkmann: Concerto for cor anglais, strings & continuo - Albrecht Mayer (cor anglais), English Concert/Julian Podger (dir) (Decca 478 1517)

MENDELSSOHN: Rondo capriccioso in E Op 14 - Mikhail Pletnev (pno) (DG 459 634)

PÄRT: Festina lente - Bournemouth Sinfonietta/Richard Studt (EMI CD EMX 2221)

TARTINI arr Kreisler: Violin Sonata in G minor, Devil's Trill - James Ehnes (vln), Eduard Laurel (pno) (FLEURS DE LYS FL 2 3159)

28 July 2017

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)

7.00

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)

8.00

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)

9.00

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)