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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 to make a request.

10:00 AM Tomorrow

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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10:00 am on Saturday (03 May 2014)

J WILLIAMS: Return of the Jedi, Themes - Prague Phil/Nic Raine (Silvascreen 720 359)

K JENKINS: Canción azul, from Adiemus Colores - Mervi Hiltunen Multamäki (mezzo), Milos Karadaglic (gtr), Pacho Flores (tpt), Adiemus Singers & Orch of Colours/Karl Jenkins (DG 479 1067)

MOZART: Rondo in A K386 - Clara Haskil (pno), Vienna SO/Bernhard Paumgartner (rec 1954) (Philips 456 826)

SCHUBERT: Auf dem Strom D943 - Ian Bostridge (ten), Timothy Brown (horn), Leif Ove Andsnes (pno) (EMI 5 57266)

MONIUSZKO arr Melcer: The spinning girl - Felicja Blumenthal (pno) (Brana BR 0014)

HANDEL: O ruddier than the cherry; Cease to beauty to be suing, from Acis & Galatea - Oscar Natzka (bass), Frances James (sop), orchestral accompaniment/Eugene Goossens (rec 1942) (Atoll ACD 500)

DUBERY: Walking Cimbrone - Graham Salvage (bsn), Paul Janes (pno) (Metier MSV 28523)

VICTORIA: Missa pro defunctis - Tenebrae/Nigel Short (Signum SIGCD 248)

FUX: Overture in Bb - Il Fondamento/Paul Dombrecht (dir) (Vanguard 99705)

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