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Saturday 21 January 2017 Rāhoroi 21 Kohi-tātea 2017

  • 12:00 AM. Music Through the Night

    The Voice Box

    Clarissa Dunn explores the capabilities of the human voice as instrument

    Two programmes

    (2) We look at some of the most intriguing vocal virtuosi from opera singers to yodellers to beat boxers: those artists who've taken the vocal instrument to physical and imaginative extremes (RNZ)

    1:00 approx - Disc 1

    LILBURN: Festival Overture; A Song of Islands; Suite for Orchestra; A Birthday Offering; Drysdale Overture - New Zealand SO/William Southgate (Continuum CCD 1076)

    2:05 approx - Disc 2

    BRAHMS: Rhapsody in B minor Op 79/1; Rhapsody in G minor Op 79/2; Fantasies Op 116; Piano Pieces Op 119 - Alexander Kobrin (pno) (Quartz QTZ 2077)

    3:00 approx - Disc 3

    White Night: Impressions of Norwegian Folk Music

    LARSEN: Polonaise; TRAD: Gropen; Gjendine's lullaby; I lay down so late; Jesus, to savour your sweet union; Merciful Jesus; Jesus, guide my thoughts; GROVEN: Margjit Hjukse Op 48; LARSEN: Sun prayer; Soloist's waltz; BUENE: Allsang; TRAD: With Jesus I will journey; Wedding march from Valsøyfjord/Aure - Berit Opheim Versto (sop), Gjermund Larsen (fiddle/hardanger fiddle), Norwegian Soloists' Choir/Grete Pedersen (BIS SACD 1871)

    4:05 approx - Disc 4

    HOVHANESS: Symphony No 7 Op 178, Nanga Parvat; Symphony No 14 Op 194, Ararat; Symphony No 23 Op 249, Ani - Trinity College of Music Wind Orch/Keith Brion (Naxos 8.559385)

  • 6:00 AM. Classic Morning

    WF BACH arr Mozart: Adagio & Fugue in F minor - Berlin Akademie für Alte Musik/ (Harmonia Mundi HMC 90 1772)

    VIVALDI: Oboe Concerto in D minor RV454 - Pier Luigi Fabretti (ob), L'Arte dell'Arco/Federico Guglielmo (dir) (Brilliant Classics 94654)

    C SCOTT: First Suite for Strings - Royal Ballet Sinfonia/Gavin Sutherland (ASV White Line CD WHL 2139)

    CHOPIN: Nocturnes Op 32, No 1 in B; No 2 in Ab - Dejan Lazic (pno) (Channel Classics CCS 15998)

    BIZET: L'Arlésienne - Lyon Opera Chorus, Les Musiciens du Louvre/Marc Minkowski (Naïve V 5130)


    GRAINGER: Country Gardens - CBSO/Simon Rattle (EMI 5 56412)

    BRAHMS: Scherzo, from FAE Sonata in C minor - Augustin Dumay (vln), Louis Lortie (pno) (Onyx 4133)

    HERSCHEL: Symphony No 14 in D - London Mozart Players/Matthias Bamert (Chandos CHAN 10048)

    BOTTESINI: Duetto for clarinet, double bass & piano - Alessandro Dorella (cl), Davide Botto (dbass), Elda Laro (pno) (Chandos CHAN 10867)

    MERTZ: Serenade - Johannes Möller, Laura Fraticelli (gtrs) (Naxos 8.573055)

    BARTÓK: Hungarian Sketches Sz97 - Budapest Festival Orch/Iván Fischer (Philips 454 430)


    SULLIVAN: The Gondoliers, Overture - Royal Ballet Sinfonia/Andrew Penny (Naxos 8.554165)

    TSABROPOULOS: Chant - Anja Lechner (cello), Vassilis Tsabropoulos (pno) (ECM 1888 (981 9613))

    CARR: Aubade - Alan Vivian (cl), Sydney SO/Edwin Carr (Kiwi CD SLD 101)

    SARASATE: Souvenirs de Faust, after Gounod - Volker Reinhold (vln), Ralph Zedler (pno) (Dabringhaus & Grimm 903 1909)

    DVORÁK: Scherzo capriccioso Op 66 - BBC SO/Jirí Belohlávek (Warner 2564 63235)

  • 9:00 AM. The Works

    WEBERN: Im Sommerwind - Chicago SO/Bernard Haitink (Chicago SO CSOR 901 1002)

    RACHMANINOV: Piano Concerto No 2 in C minor Op 18 - Simon Trpceski (pno), Royal Liverpool Phil/Vasily Petrenko (Avie AV 2192)

  • 10:00 AM. Your Choice

    HAYDN: Symphony No 60 in C, Il distratto - Vienna Haydn Sinfonietta/Manfred Huss (BIS SACD 1815)

    ALLEGRI: Miserere mei, Deus - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers (BBC Music BBC MM 292)

    SCHUMANN: Romance in F# Op 28/2 - Imogen Cooper (pno) (Chandos CHAN 10841)

    BIZET: Au fond du temple saint, from The Pearl Fishers - Jussi Björling (ten), Robert Merrill (bar), RCA Victor SO/Renato Cellini (RCA GD 87799)

    BEETHOVEN: Piano Concerto in D Op 61a - Jenö Jandó (pno), Nicolaus Esterházy Sinfonia/Béla Drahos (Naxos 8.554288)

    (Box 123, Wellington or

  • Noon From the Classical Chart 2016

    DVORÁK: Song to the moon, from Rusalka - Renée Fleming (sop), London SO/Georg Solti (Decca 478 4446)

    TRIFONOV: Rachmaniana - Daniil Trifonov (pno) (DG 479 4970)

    ELGAR: Variations on an Original Theme Op 36, Enigma - BBC Scottish SO/Martyn Brabbins (Hyperion CDA 68101)

  • 1:00 PM. Summer Sonic

    How Hybrid - Global Music Mixtures

    Ethnomusicologist Megan Collins considers how globalisation is influencing the way we think about music and ourselves

    (6) In the final programme of her series on the globalisation of instruments, Megan Collins takes a look at the accordion (RNZ)

  • 2:00 PM. Global Sounds

    Worlds of Music with Trevor Reekie (RNZ)

  • 3:00 PM. Afternoon Concert

    A Chamber Music New Zealand concert

    Winner of the 2015 Michael Hill International Violin Competition Suyeon Kang performs with distinguished New Zealand pianist Stephen de Pledge

    MOZART: Violin Sonata in Eb K380; RAVEL: Sonata No. 1 in A minor, Posthume; SCHUBERT: Sonatina in G minor; YOUNG: Gone; STRAVINSKY: Divertimento (recorded in the Michael Fowler Centre, Wellington by RNZ)

  • 5:00 PM. Inside Out with Nick Tipping

    Join Nick Tipping for a two-hour journey through the jazz spectrum playing favourites, standards and new releases along the way (RNZ)

  • 7:00 PM. Music Alive

    Garrick Ohlsson (piano), New Zealand SO/Jaime Martin

    BEETHOVEN: Leonore Overture No 3; MOZART: Symphony No 35 in F K385, Haffner; BRAHMS: Piano Concerto in No 1 in D min Op 15; Intermezzo in E Op 116/6 (recorded in Auckland Town Hall by RNZ)

  • 9:00 PM. From the New Zealand Collection

    NZ performers and composers

    MENDELSSOHN: String Quartet No 6 in F minor Op 80 - New Zealand String Quartet (Naxos 8.570001)

    CARR: Nightmusic, Scherzo for orchestra - Queensland SO/Edwin Carr (Kiwi SLD 55)

    BOWEN: Flute Sonata Op 120 - Amanda Hollins (fl), Richard Mapp (pno) (Atoll ACD 902)

  • 10:00 PM. Day's End

    FAURÉ: Pelléas & Mélisande, Concert Suite - Czech Phil/Serge Baudo (Supraphon SU 3899)

    ARENSKY: Piano Trio No 1 in D minor Op 32 - Spectrum Concerts Berlin (Naxos 8.573317)

    HAYDN: Symphony No 54 in G - Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orch/Adam Fischer (Nimbus NI 5534)

    VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Phantasy Quintet - Simon Rowland-Jones (vla), Medici String Quartet (Nimbus NI 1754)

    HOVHANESS: Spirit of Trees, Sonata for harp & guitar - Yolanda Kondonassis (harp), David Leisner (gtr) (Telarc CD 80530)

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