Friday 28 November 2014 Rāmere 28 Whiringa-ā-rangi 2014

Today's schedule

12:00 AM Music Through the Night

Disc 1

DYSON: Concerto Leggiero for piano and orchestra; Concerto da Camera; Concerto da Chiesa - Eric Parkin (pno), Andrew Watkinson, Edward Roberts (vlns), Stephen Tees (vla), Stephen Orton (cello), City of London Sinfonia/Richard Hickox (Chandos CHAN 9076)

1:10 approx - Disc 2

The Only True Opera Gala

Arrangements for cello ensemble of opera works by Rossini, Mozart, Françaix, Weber, Verdi, Wagner, Bizet, Strauss, Gershwin & J Strauss II - Philharmonic Cellists (Koch 3 6546)

2:20 approx - Disc 3

PHILIPS: Sacred music for 5 voices - Tudor Consort/Peter Walls (Naxos 8.555056)

3:30 approx - Disc 4

REGER: Suites, No 1 in G; No 2 in D minor; No 3 in A minor; Sonata in Bb for voila & piano Op 107 - Keith Harvey (cello), Ivo van der Werff (vla), Simon Marlow (pno) (ASV CD DCA 976)

4. 05 approx - Disc 5

MAYERL: Filigree; Three Miniatures in Syncopation; Siberian Lament; In My Garden, Summertime; Two pieces from Three Japanese Pictures; Beguine Impromptu; The Big Top; Two pieces, from The Legends of King Arthur; Honky-Tonk; In my Garden, Autumntime; Romanesque; Insect Oddities; Leprechaun's Leap - Eric Parkin (pno) (Chandos CHAN 9141)

6:00 AM Classic Morning

6:00 SALIERI: The Cave of Trofonio, Overture - Czecho-Slovak Radio SO/Michael Dittrich (Marco Polo 8.223381)

BACH: Violin Sonata No 2 in A BWV1015 - Reinhard Goebel (vln), Robert Hill (hpschd) (Archiv 427 152)

R HARVEY: Second movement, Contredanse, from Concerto Antico - John Williams (gtr), London SO/Paul Daniel (Sony SK 68337)

BOCCHERINI: Oboe Quintet in G G431 - Sarah Francis (ob), Allegri String Quartet (Decca 433 173)

PROKOFIEV: Romeo & Juliet, Act 2 Part 1 - London SO/André Previn (EMI 5 68607)

7:00 WAGNER: Pilgrims' Chorus & Final Chorus of Younger Pilgrims, from Tannhäuser, Act 3 - Leipzig Radio Chorus, Dresden State Orch/Silvio Varviso (Philips 422 410)

TAFFANEL: Andante pastorale & Scherzettino - Amanda Hollins (fl), Richard Mapp (pno) (Atoll ACD 902)

FAURÉ: Elegy Op 24 - Henri Demarquette (cello), Brittany Orch/Moshe Atzmon (Timpani 1C 1172)

CHOPIN compl Goldstone: Variations on a National Air of Moor - Anthony Goldstone, Caroline Clemmow (pno duet) (Divine Art DDA 25070)

GLAZUNOV: Lyric Poem - Russian State SO/Valeri Polyansky (Chandos CHAN 9961)

8:00 Beauty Spot: O LINDBERG arr Milone: Andante, from Gammal fäbodspsalm - Alison Balsom (tpt), Gothenburg SO/Edward Gardner (EMI 3 53255)

BEETHOVEN: Third movement, Scherzo, from String Quartet in F Op 18/1 - Artemis Quartet (Virgin 6 28659)

MERCADANTE: Sinfonia on Themes from Rossini's Stabat Mater - Rome SO/Francesco La Vecchia (Naxos 8.573035)

HANDEL: Harp Concerto in Bb HWV294 - Charlotte Balzereit (harp), Stuttgart CO/Nicol Matt (Brilliant Classics 92605)

YSAŸE: Paganini Variations - Laurent Korcia (vln), Haruko Ueda (pno) (Naïve V 5344)

9:00 AM Composer of the Week


Three songs, from The Pilgrim's Progress, Watchful's song (Nocturne); The song of the Pilgrims; The Pilgrim's Psalm - Roland Wood (bar), Iain Burnside (pno) (Albion ALBCD 018)

Symphony No 9 in E minor - Ann McAneney (flugelhorn), London Phil/Bernard Haitink (EMI 5 57086)

Lord, thou hast been our refuge - Thomas Allen (bar), Corydon Singers & Orch/Matthew Best (Hyperion CDS 44322)

10:05 AM William Shakespeare 450

The 154 Sonnets

Sonnet No 121: 'Tis better to be vile, than vile esteemed

Read by Stuart Devenie (RNZ)

10:07 AM The Works

MOZART: Flute Concerto No 1 in G K313 - Wolfgang Ritter (fl), North German Radio SO/Günter Wand (Profil PH 05006)

SPOHR: Piano Sonata in Ab Op 125 - Howard Shelley (pno) (Hyperion CDA 67947)

JANÁCEK: Idyll for string orchestra - Norwegian CO/Iona Brown (Chandos CHAN 9816)

GOUVY: Symphony No 1 in Eb Op 9 - German Radio Phil/Jacques Mercier (CPO 777 381)

Noon Upbeat

Music news & current affairs with Eva Radich (RNZ)

1:30 PM Recent Releases

BRAHMS: Intermezzi Op 117 - Jonathan Plowright (pno) (BIS SACD)

PUCCINI: Three Minuets - Enso Quartet (Naxos 8.573108)

2:00 PM Afternoon Requests

THOMSON: The Plow That Broke the Plains, Suite - Los Angeles CO/Neville Marriner (EMI CDC 7 47715)

DUBERY: Winter Journey; Cloud Shadows; Time will not wait - James Gilchrist (ten), David Dubery (pno) (Metier MSV 28548)

D SCARLATTI: Keyboard Sonatas, in Bb Kk42; in G minor Kk43 - Scott Ross (hpschd) (Erato ECD 75404)

K JENKINS: Agnus Dei, from The Armed Man, A Mass for Peace - National Youth Choir of Great Britain, London Phil/Karl Jenkins (Virgin 8 11015)

SAINT-SAËNS: The Elephant, from Carnival of the Animals - Janne Saksala (dbass), Frank Braley (pno) (Virgin 5 45602)

MERCURY/MORAN: Barcelona - Montserrat Caballé (sop), Freddie Mercury (vocalist), Mike Moran (pno), Townhouse Studio Ensemble, London (Hollywood Records HR 61366)

RESPIGHI: Fountains of Rome - Royal Phil/Josep Caballé-Domenech (Onyx 4083)

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3:00 PM CD Masters

Classic performances from the back catalogue

LISZT: Vergiftet sind meine Lieder; Über allen Gipfeln ist Ruh - Brigitte Fassbaender (mezzo), Irwin Gage (pno) (rec 1986) (DG 419 238)

BARTÓK: Piano Concerto No 2 Sz95 - Maurizio Pollini (pno), London SO/Claudio Abbado (rec 1979) (DG 457 909)

KOECHLIN: Les Bandar-log, from The Jungle Book - Berlin Radio SO/David Zinman (rec 1993) (RCA 09026 61955)

4:00 PM Made in New Zealand

NZ performers and composers

LILBURN: String Trio (1945) - members of the New Zealand String Quartet (RNZ)

HAMILTON: Transatlantic - Viva Voce/John Rosser (Ode CD ODE 1308)

LILBURN: Symphony No 1 - New Zealand SO/John Hopkins (Kiwi CD SLD 90)

5:00 PM Cadenza

G FOSTER: Celebration Overture - New Russia SO/Alexander Anissimov (Bel Air Music BAM 2041)

SARASATE: Zapateado Op 23/2 - Julia Fischer (vln), Milana Chernyavska (pno) (Decca 478 5950)

WOOD: Roses of Picardy - Slovak Radio SO/Ernest Tomlinson (Marco Polo 8.223605)

ORFF: O fortuna, from Carmina Burana - London Phil Choir, Southend Boys' Choir, London Phil/Zubin Mehta (Warner Classics 3984 25544)

MOZART arr anon: Variations in C on Ah, vous dirai-je, maman K265 - Yur-Eum Woodwind Quintet (Korean Broadcasting Haedong 253)

RAVEL: Daphnis & Chloé, Suite No 1 - Vienna Phil/Lorin Maazel (RCA 09026 68600)

6:00 HAYDN: The Creation, Sinfonia - Vienna Haydn Sinfonietta/Manfred Huss (BIS CD 1818)

CLAUSEN: Set me as a seal, from A New Creation - Kansas City Chorale/Charles Bruffy (Chandos CHSA 5105)

BACH arr Stockholm Guitar Quartet: Inventions Nos 14 & 8 - Stockholm Guitar Quartet (Opus 3 CD 7810)

K JENKINS: I'll make music, from Gloria - Polyphony/Stephen Layton (DG 479 3232)

LEHÁR: Girls were made to love & kiss, from Paganini - Plácido Domingo (ten), English CO/Julius Rudel (Angel CDC 5 55616)

MILHAUD arr Seidenberg: La Création du monde - Turtle Island String Quartet, Ying Quartet (Telarc SACD 60630)

WOLF-FERRARI: Intermezzo & Ritornello, from Il campiello - BBC Phil/Gianandrea Noseda (Chandos CHAN 10511)

SCHUBERT: Moment musicale No 4 in C# minor - Nikolai Demidenko (pno) (Hyperion CDA 67091/2)

WALTON: Crown Imperial - BBC Concert Orch/Barry Wordsworth (Philips 454 172)

7:00 PM Appointment

The Shed, A Whole New World of Music

Two programmes from the award-winning former BBC broadcaster Mark Coles who presents his pick of the best new music releases and demos from around the planet (1) (MCM)

8:00 PM Music Alive

Direct from Auckland Town Hall

Settling the Score Live!

The Big Reveal - Wallace Chapman and the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra with Tecwyn Evans conducting take to the stage to perform some of the orchestral works voted most popular in the 2014 poll (RNZ)

10:00 PM Day's End

SHOSTAKOVICH: Piano Trio No 1 in C minor Op 8 - Wanderer Trio (Harmonia Mundi HMC 90 1825)

BRITTEN: Five Flower Songs Op 47 - Voices16/Karen Grylls (Atoll ACD 213)

KARG-ELERT: Sinfonische Kanzone Op 114 - Thies Roorda (fl), Nata Tsvereli (pno) (Naxos 8.573269)

11:00 KORNGOLD: String Quartet No 3 in D Op 34 - Aron Quartet (CPO 777 436)

HERRMANN: Clarinet Quintet, Souvenirs de Voyage - Julian Bliss (cl), Tippett Quartet (Signum SIGCD 234)

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