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Sunday 11 December 2016 Rātapu 11 Hakihea 2016

  • 12:00 AM. Music Through the Night

    Disc 1

    ALWYN: Symphony No 3; Violin Concerto - Lydia Mordkovitch (vln), London SO/Richard Hickox (Chandos CHAN 9187)

    1:15 approx - Disc 2

    TELEMANN: Sonata Corellisante No 1 in F; Sonata Corellisante No 2 in A; Canonic Duo No 1 in G; Sonata Corellisante No 3 in B minor; Canonic Duo No 2 in G minor; Sonata Corellisante No 4 in E; Canonic Duo No 3 in D; Sonata Corellisante No 5 in G minor; Canonic Duo No 4 in D minor; Sonata Corellisante No 6 in D - Micaela Comberti (vln), Jane Coe (cello), Nicholas Parle (hpschd), Collegium Musicum 90/Simon Standage (Chandos CHAN 0549)

    2:25 approx - Disc 3

    BRITTEN: Serenade for tenor, horn & strings Op 31; Les Illuminations for tenor & strings Op 8; Nocturne for tenor, seven obbligato instruments & strings Op 60 - Peter Pears (ten), Barry Tuckwell (horn), London SO, English CO/Benjamin Britten (Decca 417 153)

    3:35 approx - Disc 4

    SNYDER: Who's sorry now?; DINICU arr Walton: Hora staccato; KREISLER arr Walton: Praeludium & Allegro; GARDNER: Mild & bitter; CAVALLINI: Adagio & Tarantella; ITURRALDE: Pequeña Czarda; PHILIPS: Clarinet Cadenza; BOTSFORD arr Walton: Black & white rag; DEMERSSEMAN: Fantasy on an original theme; FA SCHUBERT: The bee; RAMEAU arr Mule: Gavotte, from Le Temple de la Gloire; HERBERT: Punchinello; MATITIA: Devil's rag; SHAPIRO/CONNELLY/CAMPBELL: If I had you; CURZON: Clarinetto con moto; DRASKOCZY: Dances from Transylvania; CAVALLINI: Serenata; RAVEL: Piece in the form of a Habanera; MONTI: Czárdás; BENDIX: The butterfly; GABRIEL-MARIE arr Woody Herman: Golden Wedding - Mark Walton (cl), Iola Shelley (pno) (Private Recording)

    4:50 approx - Disc 5

    BACH trans Stokowski: Toccata & Fugue in D minor BWV565; Air on the G string, from Orchestral Suite No 3; Fugue in G minor, Little Fugue BWV578; Sheep may safely graze, from Cantata No 208; Prelude in B minor, from BWV869; Passacaglia & Fugue in C minor BWV582; Siciliano, from BWV1017; Mein Jesu, from BWV487; Chorale from the Easter Cantata; Adagio in C, from BWV564; Komm süsser Tod BWV478; Wir glauben all' an Einen Gott, Giant Fugue BWV680 - BBC Phil/Matthias Bamert (Chandos CHAN 9259)

  • 6:00 AM. Sanctuary

    A SMITH: Veni Redemptor gentium; TRAD arr Craig: The darkest midnight in December; TRAD: Away in a manger - New York Polyphony (Avie AV 2141)

    CORRETTE: Christmas Symphony No 1 - Rien Voskuilen (org/dir), La Fantasia (Brilliant Classics 93538)

    HAGBERG arr Lidholm: Madonna's lullaby; ALFVÉN: See how brightly shines the star - Jeanette Köhn (sop), Sofia Vocal Ensemble/Bengt Ollén (Footprint Records FRCD 060)

    TELEMANN: Cantata No 67, Mein Glaube ringt - Ruth Ziesak (sop), Cologne Camerata (CPO 999 764)

    GRÍMSDÓTTIR: I will praise her and laud - Hljómeyki/Bernhardur Wilkinson (Iceland Music Centre SMK 23)

    MENDELSSOHN: Ave Maria Op 23/2 - Christine Barratt, Janey MacKenzie (sops), Joya Logan, Jenny Youde (contraltos), Rogers Covey-Crump, Robin Mace (tens), Julian Walker, Kenneth Roles (basses), Corydon Singers, English CO/Matthew Best, John Scott (org) (Hyperion CDA 66359)

    JFC FISCHER: Missa in contrapuncto - Chamber Choir of the MarienKantorei, Lemgo, Handel's Company/Rainer Johannes Homberg (Dabringhaus & Grimm MDG 605 1477)

    RUTTER: Magnificat, excerpts - Patricia Forbes (sop), Cambridge Singers, City of London Sinfonia/John Rutter (Collegium CSCD 504)

  • 7:30 AM. Hymns on Sunday

    A weekly selection of traditional and modern hymns (RNZ)

  • 8:00 AM. Grace Notes

    HANDEL: Pastoral Symphony, from Messiah - Sinfonia Australis/Guy Noble (ABC Classics 472 044)

    SAINT-SAËNS: Prière - Steven Isserlis (cello), Francis Grier (org) (RCA 09026 61678)

    MOZART: Piano Concerto No 21 in C K467 (2) - Géza Anda (pno/dir), Salzburg Mozarteum Camerata Academica (Decca 473 862)

    PUCCINI: Musetta's Waltz song, from La Bohème - Renée Fleming (sop), London Phil/Charles Mackerras (Decca 467 049)

    PIAZZOLLA: Adiós Nonino - Juan José Mosalini (bandoneón), Osvaldo Calo (pno), Leonardo Sanchez (gtr), Otto Derolez (vln), I Fiamminghi/Rudolf Werthen (Telarc CD 80526)

    TRAD arr Meyer: Star of the County Down - Mark O'Connor (vln), Yo-Yo Ma (cello), Edgar Meyer (dbass) (Sony SK 68460)

    BUTTERWORTH: A Shropshire Lad - Royal Liverpool Phil/Grant Llewellyn (Argo 436 401)

  • 9:00 AM. The Works

    SIBELIUS: Symphony No 7 in C Op 105 - New Zealand SO/Pietari Inkinen (Naxos 8.572705)

    The Swan of Tuonela - James Horan (cor anglais), BBC Scottish SO/John Storgårds (BBC MM 380)

    Karelia Suite - Helsinki Phil/Leif Segerstam (Ondine ODE 878)

  • 10:00 AM. BBC Lunchtime Concerts 2016

    Javier Perianes (pno), Quiroga Quartet

    GRANADOS: Piano Quintet in G minor Op 49; BRAHMS: Piano Quintet in F minor Op 34 (recorded in Wigmore Hall, London by the BBC)

  • 11:05 AM. More Works

    WAGNER arr Vlieger: Meistersinger, an orchestral tribute - Royal Scottish National Orch/Neeme Järvi (Chandos CHSA 5092)

  • Noon The Critic's Choice

    The top choices from leading overseas music magazines

    BERKELEY: String Trio Op 19 - Sophie Mather (vln), Dan Shilladay (vla), Gemma Wareham (cello) (Resonus RES 10149)

    SILVESTROV: Two Christmas Lullabies, I Sleep, Jesus; Quiet Night - Latvian Radio Choir/Sigvards Klava (Ondine ODE 12665)

    GRIEG: Violin Sonata No 2 in G Op 13 - Baiba Skride (vln), Lauma Skride (pno) (Orfeo C 913 161 A)

  • 1:00 PM. Vintage Years

    Vintage Vaughan Williams

    Prelude on three Welsh hymn tunes, Ebenezer; Calfaria; Hyfrydol - Salvation Army Staff Band/Bernard Adams (rec 1955) (Albion ALBCD 014)

    Serenade to Music - Eva Turner, Stiles Allen, Elsie Suddaby, Isobel Baillie (sops), Mary Jarred, Astra Desmond, Muriel Brunskill, Margaret Balfour (contraltos), Heddle Nash, Walter Widdop, Parry Jones, Frank Titterton (tens), Roy Henderson (bar), Robert Easton, Norman Allin, Harold Williams (basses), BBC SO/Henry Wood (rec 1938) (Alto ALC 1025)

    Symphony No 4 in F minor - BBC SO/Ralph Vaughan Williams (rec 1937) (Pearl GEMS 0062)

  • 2:00 PM. The Sunday Feature

    Interrupted Cadences

    What if …?

    John Drummond explores critical moments in the history of Western music when things might well have turned out differently

    Ten programmes

    (9) Stravinsky and the Spanish flu

    Millions died, but one survived to become one of the great twentieth-century composers (RNZ)

  • 2:45 PM. Afternoon Classic

    STRAVINSKY arr Stravinsky/Dushkin: Berceuse; Prélude et Ronde des princesses; Scherzo, from The Firebird - Anthony Marwood (vln), Thomas Adès (pno) (Hyperion CDA 67723)

  • 3:00 PM. Sunday Concert

    2014 Kerikeri International Piano Competition

    Four programmes

    (4) The Final, second half

    HAYDN: Keyboard Sonata No 52 in G HobXVI/39; SCHUMANN: Fantasy in C Op 17; STRAVINSKY: Three movements from Petrushka - Xuan He (pno);

    BACH: Chromatic Fantasy & Fugue in D minor BWV903; BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonata No 26 in Eb Op 81a, Les Adieux; VINE: Nos 1-3, from Five Bagatelles; MESSIAEN: Le Loriot, from Catalogue d'oiseaux Book 1; GRANADOS: Quejas o la maja, from Goyescas; FALLA: Ritual Fire Dance, from El Amor Brujo - Alex Raineri (pno) (recorded in the Turner Centre, Kerikeri by RNZ)

  • 5:00 PM. New Horizons

    William Dart hosts a half-hour of rock, pop, country, folk and beyond, following a personal trail to explore where his ears, gaze and nose guide him (RNZ)

  • 5:35 PM. Early Evening Classic

    STANFORD: Clarinet Concerto Op 80 - Michael Collins (cl/dir), BBC SO (Chandos CHAN 10739)

  • 6:00 PM. Opera on Sunday

    VERDI: Un ballo in maschera, an opera in three acts

    Gustavo....................... Piotr Beczala

    Amelia......................... Krassimira Stoyanova

    Count Ankarström....... Dmitri Hvorostovsky

    Ulrica........................... Nadia Krasteva

    Oscar............................ Hila Fahima

    Vienna State Opera Chorus & Orch/Jesús López Cobos


  • 8:35 PM. Evening Classics

    BOCCHERINI: String Quintet in C G324, La musica notturna delle strade di Madrid - Eckart Runge (cello), Casals Quartet (Harmonia Mundi HMC 90 2092)

    SAEVERUD ed Rönnes: Summer night barcarole - Stavanger SO/Ole Kristian Ruud (BIS CD 1262)

  • 9:00 PM. From the New Zealand Collection

    The Lilburn Lecture 2016

    'Prosaic Notes from an Unwritten Journal'

    Composer JENNY MCLEOD begins with Lilburn's thoughts on tradition and language and continues with her own personal reflections, in illustrated verse

    (Hosted by the Lilburn Trust and the Alexander Turnbull Library, recorded on 2 November 2016 at National Library of New Zealand by RNZ)

  • 10:00 PM. Day's End

    FRANCK: String Quartet in D - Dante Quartet (Hyperion CDA 67664)

    BECK: Sinfonia in D Op 4/1 - Czech Chamber Phil, Pardubice/Marek Stilec (Naxos 8.573248)

    DANZI: Flute Quartet in D Op 56/1 - Karl Kaiser (fl), Ardinghello Ensemble (Dabringhaus & Grimm 605 1791)

    SCHUBERT: Piano Sonata No 12 in F minor D625 - Michael Endres (pno) (Capriccio 10 730)

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