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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 Today

MENDELSSOHN: String Symphony No 1 in C - London Festival Orch/Ross Pople (Hyperion CDA 66561/3)

LISZT: Piano Concerto No 1 in Eb - Alexandre Kantorow (pno), Tapiola Sinfonietta/Jean-Jacques Kantorow (BIS SACD 2100)

FRANCK arr Brinums: Panis angelicus, from Mass for three voices - Inessa Galante (sop), Latvian National SO/Alexander Vilumanis (CampionCD 1335)

ELGAR: Harmony Music Nos 1 & 2 - Athena Ensemble (Chandos CHAN 6553)

PURCELL: When I am laid in earth, from Dido & Aeneas - Jessye Norman (sop), English CO/Raymond Leppard (Philips 454 693)

BEACH: Dreaming Op 15/3 - members of Ambache (Chandos CHAN 10162)

ANON Gregorian: Rorate caeli desuper; PALESTRINA: Ad te levavi - Sistine Chapel Choir/Massimo Palombella (DG 479 5300)

CHAUSSON: Poème Op 25 - Ginette Neveu (vln), Philharmonia/Issay Dobrowen (rec 1946) (EMI CDH 7 63493)

SIBELIUS: Symphony No 6 in D minor Op 104 - New Zealand SO/Pietari Inkinen (Naxos 8.572705)

(Box 123, Wellington or concert@radionz.co.nz)

10:00 am on Saturday (20 Feb 2016)

MENDELSSOHN: String Symphony No 2 in D - London Festival Orch/Ross Pople (Hyperion CDA 66561/3)

RACHMANINOV: Piano Concerto No 1 in F# minor Op 1 - Stephen Hough (pno), Dallas SO/Andrew Litton (Hyperion CDA 67501/2)

SCHUBERT: Stabat Mater D383 - Sheila Armstrong (sop), Alejandro Ramirez (ten), Philippe Huttenlocher (bar), Lausanne Vocal Ensemble & CO/Michel Corboz (Erato 4509 96961)

DEBUSSY: Violin Sonata in G minor - Ginette Neveu (vln), Jean Neveu (pno) (rec 1948) (EMI CDH 7 63493)

HASSELMANS: La Source - Claire Jones (harp) (Classic FM 28947 65143)

PUCCINI: O mio babbino caro, from Gianni Schicchi - Kiri Te Kanawa (sop), New Zealand SO/John Hopkins (Kiwi CD KML 1)

CZERNY: Variations on a theme from Bellini's Norma - Rosemary Tuck (pno), English CO/Richard Bonynge (Naxos 8.573254)

(Box 123, Wellington or concert@radionz.co.nz)