The Works

Major pieces, familiar and unfamiliar from new CDs which arrive every day, and the huge back-catalogue of classic recordings.

10:10 AM Today

SVEINSSON: Autumn Pictures - Hamrahlíd Choir, strings/Thorgerdur Ingólfsdóttir (ITM 6-01)

BOWEN: Clarinet Sonata Op 109 - Robert Plane (cl), Benjamin Frith (pno) (Chandos CHAN 10805)

HAYDN: Symphony No 83 in G minor, The Hen - Vienna Concentus Musicus/Nikolaus Harnoncourt (DHM 82876 60602)

LITOLFF: Concerto Symphonique No 4 in D minor Op 102 - Peter Donohoe (pno), Bournemouth SO/Andrew Litton (Hyperion CDA 66889)

11:00 am on Sunday (03 May 2015)

WAGNER: The Mastersingers of Nuremberg, Prelude - Christchurch SO/William Southgate (Chch Symph Trust CHCH 004)

DUSSEK: Piano Concerto in C Op 29 - Howard Shelley (pno/dir), Ulster Orch (Hyperion CDA 68027)

VILLA-LOBOS: Bachianas Brasileiras No 4 - Odense SO/Jan Wagner (Bridge 9129)