Your Choice

A session for 9-5ers who can’t hear requests during the week. All from Radio New Zealand Concert’s vast CD collection or our own recordings.

Contact us at PO Box 123, Wellington or concert@radionz.co.nz to make a request.

10:00 am on Saturday (26 Apr 2014)

CHARPENTIER: Depuis le jour, from Louise - Pilar Lorengar (sop), St Cecilia Academy Orch, Rome/Giuseppe Patanè (Decca 443 931)

ARIOSTI: Lesson No 2 in A - Thomas Georgi (vla d'amore), Lucas Harris (theorbo), Joëlle Morton (vla da gamba) (BIS CD 1535)

BELLINI: Casta diva, from Norma - Joan Sutherland (sop), Royal Opera House, Covent Garden Chorus & Orch/Francesco Molinari-Pradelli (Decca 414 450)

DUBERY: Harlequinade for recorder & guitar - John Turner (rec), Craig Ogden (gtr) (Metier MSV 28523)

The Mozart Question

Children's author Michael Morpurgo takes part in a dramatisation of his story charting a small boy's discovery of his love for the violin, and of his parents' traumatic past in a concentration camp during the Second World War

MORPURGO: The Mozart Question

Paolo............................ Michael Morpurgo

Lesley.......................... Alison Reid

Jack Liebeck (vln), London Phil/Nicholas Collon (LPO 0067)

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