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Saturday 22 October 2016

12:00 AM. Music Through the Night

Music and Dreams

Since ancient times, the arts have been inspired by dreams. Ryan Smith looks at some famous composers from different eras who have lifted ideas and music straight out of their dreams.

(4 of 4) Fantasy and its technical realisation

1:00 Disc 1

BRAHMS: Violin Concerto in D Op 77 - Isabelle Faust (vln), Mahler CO/Daniel Harding

String Sextet No 2 in G Op 36 - Isabelle Faust, Julia-Maria Kretz (vlns), Stefan Fehlandt, Pauline Sachse (vlas), Christoph Richter, Xenia Jankovic (cellos) (Harmonia Mundi HMC 90 2075)

2:15 approx - Disc 2

Frère Jacques: Round About Offenbach

Various works by OFFENBACH arranged for clarinet and accordion - Gianluigi Trovesi (cls/piccolo) Gianni Coscia (accordion) (ECM 2217)

3:30 approx - Disc 3

TALLIS: Videte miraculum; TAVERNER: Audivi vocem de caelo; BYRD: Rorate caeli desuper; TALLIS: Missa puer natus est (Gloria); BYRD: Tollite portas; TALLIS: Missa puer natus est (Sanctus & Benedictus); BYRD: Ave Maria; TALLIS: Missa puer natus est (Agnus Dei); BYRD: Ecce virgo concipiet; WHITE: Magnificat; TRAD: Puer natus est nobis (chant); SHEPPARD: Verbum caro factum est - Stile Antico (Harmonia Mundi HMU 80 7517)

4:50 approx - Disc 4

GENISHTA: Nocturne; TCHAIKOVSKY: Pezzo Capriccioso Op 62; Solo from Sleeping Beauty; RIMSKY-KORSAKOV: Serenade; GLAZUNOV: Elegy in memorial of Franz Liszt Op 17; Spanish Serenade Op 20/2; RACHMANINOV: Prelude Op 2/1; Oriental Dance Op 2/2; ROSLAVETS: Dance of the white girls; MOSLOV: Legende Op 5; PROKOFIEV: Adagio from Cinderella Op 97; SHOSTAKOVICH: Moderato - Alexander Ivashkin (cello), Ingrid Wahlberg (pno) (Manu CD 1426)

6:00 AM. Classic Morning

BEETHOVEN: The Ruins of Athens, Overture - Leipzig Gewandhaus Orch/Riccardo Chailly (Decca 478 349)

VIVALDI arr anon: Guitar Concerto in A - Eduardo Fernández (gtr), English CO/George Malcolm (Decca 417 617)

M HAYDN: Symphony No 12 in G - Slovak CO/Bohdan Warchal (CPO 999 154)

FAURÉ arr Casals: Après un rêve - Xavier Gagnepain (cello), Jean-Michel Dayez (pno) (Zig Zag ZZT 070 602)

ELGAR: Spanish Serenade Op 23 - BBC Singers, BBC Concert Orch/David Lloyd Jones (Dutton CDLX 7148)

DELIUS: Idylle de printemps - Hallé Orch/Mark Elder (Hallé CD HLL 7528)


GRIEG orch Halvorsen: The Bridal Procession passes by, from Pictures from life in the country - Royal Scottish National Orch/Bjarte Engeset (Naxos 8.557854)

SARASATE: Caprice sur Mireille de Gounod Op 6 - Volker Reinhold (vln), Ralph Zedler (pno) (Dabringhaus & Grimm 903 1909)

SIBELIUS: Valse chevaleresque, from Three Pieces Op 96 - Turku Phil/Leif Segerstam (Naxos 8.573301)

MOZART: Oboe Quartet in F K370 - Nash Ensemble (Virgin VC 7 91074)

DEBUSSY orch Busser: Petite Suite - Quebec SO/Yoav Talmi (ATMA SACD 2 2377)


MACCUNN: The Land of the Mountain & the Flood Op 3 - Royal Liverpool Phil/Grant Llewellyn (Argo 436 401)

PROKOFIEV: Gavotte, from Hamlet Op 77b - Boris Berman (pno) (Chandos CHAN 9017)

RESPIGHI: Adagio with Variations - Han-Na Chang (cello), Philharmonia/Leonard Slatkin (EMI 5 57052)

GIULIANI: Variations on a theme by Handel Op 107, Harmonious Blacksmith - Slava Grigoryan (gtr) (ABC Classics 472 224)

ALFVÉN: Swedish Rhapsody No 1 Op 19, Midsummer Vigil - Helsingborg SO/Okko Kamu (Naxos 8.553115)

9:00 AM. The Works

MARAIS: Alcione, Suite No 1 - Le Concert des Nations/Jordi Savall (Alia Vox ASVA 9903)

PARISH ALVARS: Grand Fantasy & Bravura Variations on Italian motifs - Susan Drake (harp) (Hyperion CDA 66340)

MENDELSSOHN: Piano Concerto No 2 in D minor Op 40 - Elisabeth Leonskaja (pno), Salzburg Camerata/Ilan Volkov (Dabringhaus & Grimm MDG 943 1421)

10:00 AM. Your Choice

NIELSEN: Helios Overture - Lahti SO/Osmo Vänskä (BIS CD 1839/40)

SCHUBERT: String Quartet No 13 in A minor D804, Rosamunde - New Zealand String Quartet (RNZ)

SARASATE: Gypsy Airs Op 20 - Gil Shaham (vln), Castile & León SO/Alejandro Posada (Canary Classics CC 07)

SANTORO: Paulistanas, No 4; No 1 - Arnaldo Cohen (pno) (BIS BIS CD 1121)

BEETHOVEN: Symphony No 6 in F Op 68, Pastoral - Berlin Phil/Claudio Abbado (DG 469 000)

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This week's best-selling CDs

1:00 PM. The Canadian Mosaic

David Houston goes in search of Canada's national music voice by exploring some of the most influential composers of his home and native land

Six programmes

(5) Minimalist influences

arr MCPHEE: Pemoengkah from Balinese Ceremonial Music -Benjamin Britten, Colin McPhee (pnos) (Chandos CHAN 10111)

MCPHEE: Tabuh-Tabuhan - BBC Symphony Orchestra/Leonard Slatkin (Chandos CHAN 10111)

SOUTHAM: Commotion Creek - Christina Petrowska Quilico (pno) (CMC CMCCD 14109)

MOZETICH: Affairs of the Heart - Juliette Kang (vl), CBC Vancouver Orchestra/Mario Bernardi (CBC Records SMCD 5200) (RNZ)

2:00 PM. Global Sounds

Worlds of Music with Trevor Reekie (RNZ)

3:00 PM. Afternoon Concert

From the Adam Chamber Music Festival 2015

Heart and Soul

Hannah Fraser (mezzo), Kathryn Stott (pno), Ying Quartet, New Zealand String Quartet

BRAHMS: Songs for alto, viola and piano Op 91; BEETHOVEN: Piano Trio No 3 in C minor Op 1/3; NOVÁCEK: Three Rags for String Quartet; SHOSTAKOVICH: Piano Quintet in G minor Op 57 (recorded in Old St John's, Nelson by RNZ)

4:40 PM. Afternoon Classics

RACHMANINOV: Caprice bohémien Op 12 - Royal Liverpool Phil/Vasily Petrenko (EMI 6 79019)

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

Mikhail Ovrutsky (vln), New Zealand SO/Pietari Inkinen

WAGNER: Siegfried Idyll; KORNGOLD: Violin Concerto in D Op 35; MASSENET: Meditation, from Thaïs; TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No 4 in F minor Op 36 (recorded in the Auckland Town Hall by RNZ)

8:45 PM. Evening Classics

MOZART: Piano Sonata No 2 in F K280 - Leon McCawley (pno) (Avie AV 2105)

9:00 PM. From the New Zealand Collection

NZ performers and composers

HOFMANN: Flute Concerto in D - Elizabeth Hirst (fl), University of Auckland Orch/Uwe Grodd (Uni of Auckland)

CRESTON: Fantasy Op 42 - David Bremner (tbn), Sarah Watkins (pno) (Atoll ACD 109)

A RITCHIE/G GRIFFITHS: From the Southern Marches, The Old Identity - Iain Fraser (bar), Jonathan Lemalu (bbar), City of Dunedin Choir, Dunedin Sinfonia/Nicholas Braithwaite (Private)

HILL: String Quartet No 6 in G, Kids - Dominion Quartet (Naxos 8.572097)

10:00 PM. Day's End

VANHAL: Symphony in E minor (Bryan e2) - Czech Chamber Phil/Vojtech Spurny (dir) (Alto ALC 1001)

DVORÁK: Piano Trio No 4 in E minor Op 90, Dumky - Dvorák Trio (Supraphon SU 4144)

VISÉE: Suite No 9 in D - Pierre Laniau (baroque gtr) (Accord 465 845)

QUANTZ: Flute Concerto in D minor QV5:81 - Mary Oleskiewicz (fl), Concerto Armonico/Miklós Spányi (Naxos 8.573120)

HAYDN: String Quartet in Bb Op 64/3 - Angeles String Quartet (Philips 464 650)

Sunday 23 October 2016

12:00 AM. Music Through the Night

Disc 1

DITTERSDORF: Sinfonias, No 4 in F, The Rescue of Andromeda by Perseus; No 5 in A, Transformation of the Lycian Peasants to Frogs; No 6 in D, The Turning to Stone of Phineus and his Friends - Failoni Orch/Hanspeter Gmur (Naxos 8.553369)

1:15 approx - Disc 2

CHOPIN: Bolero Op 19; Mazurkas, No 20 in Db; No 25 in B minor; No 33 in B; No 34 in C; No 35 in C minor; in F minor Op posth 68/4; Ballade No 2 in F Op 38; Barcarolle in F# Op 60; Scherzo No 4 in E Op 54; Two Nocturnes Op 62 - Roland Pöntinen (pno) (BIS CD 673)

2:30 approx - Disc 3

JOHNSON: Domine in virtue tua I; Dum tranisset sabbatum for 5 voices; Gaude Maria virgo; Ave Dei patris filia; Benedicam domino; Laudes Deo; I give you a new commandment; Dum transisset sabbatum for 4 voices; Domine in virtue tua II - Cappella Nova/Alan Tavener (ASV CD GAU 154)

3:45 approx - Disc 4

BEETHOVEN: String Quartet No 9 in C, Razumovsky; String Quartet No 10 in Eb, Harp - Amadeus String Quartet (Decca 421 364)

4:50 approx - Disc 5

HEINICHEN: Concerto in F; DIEUPART: Concerto in A minor; FASCH: Concerto in D minor; PISENDEL: Sonata in C minor; HEINICHEN: Pastorale in A; QUANTZ: Concerto in G; VERACINI: Overture No 5 in B - Musica Antiqua, Cologne/Reinhard Goebel (Archiv 447 644)

6:00 AM. Sanctuary

BARBER: Agnus Dei - Polyphony/Stephen Layton (Hyperion CDA 67929)

BRAHMS: Geistliches Lied Op 30 - Graduate Choir/Terence Maskell, Elizabeth Salmon (org) (Atoll ACD 407)

PACHELBEL: Jauchzet dem Herrn - La Capella Ducale, Musica Fiata/Roland Wilson (CPO 999 916)

PÄRT: Summa - Franz Joseph Quartet (ATMA ACD 2 2310)

BACH: Cantata No 115, Make yourself ready, my spirit - Susanne Rydén (sop), Pascal Bertin (countertenor), Gerd Türk (ten), Peter Kooij (bass), Bach Collegium Japan/Masaaki Suzuki (BIS CD 1421)

V GRIFFITHS: Meditation on Maria zu leben - John Wells (organ of Sacred Heart Basilica, Timaru) (Ribbonwood RCD 1005)

RUTTER: The Lord is my Shepherd, from Requiem - Christopher Hooker (ob), Choir of King's College, Cambridge, City of London Sinfonia/Stephen Cleobury (EMI CDC 5 56605)

SCHUBERT: Offertorium in Bb D963, Intende voci orationis meae - Peter Schreier (ten), Berlin Radio Chorus & SO/Dietrich Knothe (Capriccio 71 050)

7:30 AM. Hymns on Sunday

A weekly selection of traditional and modern hymns (RNZ)

8:00 AM. Grace Notes

SCHUMANN: Arabeske in C Op 18 - Jeffrey Grice (pno) (Calliope CAL 9207)

MACDOWELL: To a wild rose, from Woodland Sketches - New London Orch/Ronald Corp (Hyperion CDA 67067)

C STAMITZ: Cello Concerto No 1 in G (2) - Christian Benda (cello), Prague CO (Naxos 8.551140)

HONEGGER: Pastorale d'été - New Zealand SO/James Sedares ( (RNZ) UB22) (RNZ)

PUCCINI: E lucevan le stelle, from Tosca - Plácido Domingo (ten), Rome Theatre Opera Orch, Florence May Festival Orch/Zubin Mehta (Decca 440 072)

VILLA-LOBOS arr Mondvay: Aria, from Bachianas Brasileiras No 4 - I Salonisti (Decca 425 228)

SMETANA: Vltava, from Má Vlast - Prague Phil/Jakub Hrusa (Supraphon SU 4032)

9:00 AM. The Works

STERNDALE BENNETT: The Wood Nymphs, Overture - London Phil/Nicholas Braithwaite (Lyrita SRCD 206)

KALLIWODA: Violin Concertino No 5 in A minor Op 133 - Ariadne Daskalakis (vln), Cologne Academy/Michael Alexander Willens (CPO 777 692)

COPLAND: El Salón México - BBC SO/Leonard Slatkin (BBC Music BBC MM 98)

10:00 AM. BBC Lunchtime Concerts 2016

Nicholas Angelich (pno)

CHOPIN: Two Nocturnes Op 55; Three Mazurkas Op 59; LISZT: Piano Sonata in B minor (recorded in Wigmore Hall, London by the BBC)

11:05 AM. More Works

GÓRECKI: Symphony No 3, Symphony of Sorrowful Songs - Susan Gritton (sop), Royal Phil/Yuri Simonov (RegisC 1284)

Noon The Critic's Choice

The top choices from leading overseas music magazines

MOZART: Piano Sonata No 16 in C K545, For Beginners - Christian Blackshaw (pno) (Wigmore Hall Live WHLIVE 0076)

Divertimento in Eb K252 - Scottish CO Wind Soloists (Linn CKD 479)

F MOZART: Piano Concerto No 1 in C Op 14 - Howard Shelley (pno/cond), Sinfonie St Gallen (Hyperion CDA 68126)

1:00 PM. Vintage Years

Jacqueline du Pré (cello)

IBERT: Concerto for cello & wind instruments - with Michael Krein Orch/Michael Krein (rec 1962) (BBC Legends BBCL 4156)

RUBBRA: Cello Sonata in G minor Op 60 - with Iris du Pré (pno) (rec 1962) (BBC Legends BBCL 4244)

SAINT-SAËNS: Cello Concerto No 1 in A minor Op 33 - with Philadelphia Orch/Daniel Barenboim (rec 1971) (Teldec 8573 85340)

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

(2) How the London Bach came to London

When Mozart arrived in London at the age of eight he needed someone to teach him composition. How did J C Bach happen to be there, ready to provide exactly what was needed? (RNZ)

3:00 PM. Sunday Concert

26th Gisborne International Music Competition, 2014

Four programmes

(4) BRAHMS: Second movement, Adagio affetuoso, from Cello Sonata No 2 in F Op 99; CRUMB: Cello Sonata; SHOSTAKOVICH: First movement, Allegretto, from Cello Concerto No 1 in Eb Op 107 - Sam Lucas (cello), Katherine Austin (pno)

BACH: First & Second movements, Adagio ma non tanto; Allegro, from Flute Sonata in E BWV1035; BOZZA: Image; JOLIVET: Chant de Linos - Hugh Roberts (fl), Sarah Watkins (pno)

BOCCHERINI: First movement, Allegro, from Cello Sonata in C G17; RACHMANINOV: First movement, Lento-Allegro moderato, from Cello Sonata in G minor Op 19; POPPER: Dance of the Elves Op 39 - Rustem Khamidullin (cello), Rosemary Barnes (pno) (recorded in the Lawson Field Theatre, Gisborne by RNZ)

4:15 PM. Afternoon Classics

CHERUBINI: Anacréon, Overture - ASMF/Neville Marriner (EMI CDC 7 54438)

WEBER: Horn Concertino in E minor Op 45 - Peter Damm (horn), Dresden State Orch/Siegfried Kurz (Ars Vivendi 210 0219)

MUSSORGSKY: A Night on Bare Mountain - London SO/Claudio Abbado (RCA 09026 61354)

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)

5:30 PM. Early Evening Classics

PROKOFIEV: Violin Sonata No 1 in F minor Op 80 - Nikki Chooi (vln), Stephen de Pledge (pno) (Atoll ACD 615)

6:00 PM. Opera on Sunday

San Francisco Opera Season

Ten operas from one of the world's leading opera companies

8) WAGNER: Der fliegender Holländer (The Flying Dutchman), an opera in three acts

The Dutchman............. Greer Grimsley

Senta............................ Lise Lindstrom

Mary............................ Erin Johnson

Erik.............................. Ian Storey

The Steersman............. AJ Glueckert

Daland......................... Kristinn Sigmundsson

San Francisco Opera Chorus and Orchestra/Patrick Summers (San Francisco Opera)

8:35 PM. Evening Classics

JACOB: Oboe Quartet - Sarah Francis (ob), Tagore String Trio (Dutton CDLX 7177)

9:00 PM. From the New Zealand Collection

NZ performers and composers

HILL: The Sacred Mountain - Melbourne SO/Wilfred Lehmann (Marco Polo 8.220345)

FARQUHAR: Concertino for piano & strings - Thomas Hecht (pno), NZSO CO (RNZ)

TCHAIKOVSKY arr Breiner: Voyevoda, Suite - New Zealand SO/Peter Breiner (Naxos 8.573015)

10:00 PM. Day's End

BEETHOVEN: Violin Sonata No 1 in D Op 12/1 - Leonidas Kavakos (vln), Enrico Pace (pno) (Decca 478 3523)

HANDEL: Suite in G minor - Anthony Camden, Julia Girdwood (obs), City of London Sinfonia/Nicholas Ward (Naxos 8.553430)

GRIEG: String Quartet No 1 in G minor Op 27 - Amphion String Quartet (Nimbus NI 6289)

SCHUMANN: Forest Scenes Op 82 - Marc-André Hamelin (pno) (Hyperion CDA 68030)

MENDELSSOHN: For he shall give his angels charge over thee; He, watching over Israel, from Elijah - Toronto Mendelssohn Choir, Roy Thomson Hall Orch/Elmer Iseler (CBC SMCD 5054)

Monday 24 October 2016

12:00 AM. Music Through the Night

Disc 1

BARBER: The School for Scandal, Overture; Symphony No 1 Op 9; BEACH: Symphony in E minor Op 32, Gaelic - Detroit SO/Neeme Järvi (Chandos CHAN 8958)

1:20 approx - Disc 2

SAINT-SAËNS trans Liszt: Danse Macabre; CHOPIN trans Liszt: Six Polish Songs; BERLIOZ trans Liszt: L'Idée fixe; Les Francs-Juges, Overture; Harold in Italy, Marche des Pelerins; The Damnation of Faust, Waltz of the Sylphes; King Lear, Overture - Leslie Howard (pno) (Hyperion CDA 66346)

2:35 approx - Disc 3

HOLST: Seven Part Songs Op 44; A Choral Fantasia Op 51; A Dirge for Two Veterans; Ode to Death Op 38 - Patricia Rozario (sop), Joyful Company of Singers, London Symphony Chorus, City of London Sinfonia/Richard Hickox (Chandos CHAN 9437)

3:35 approx - Disc 4

JC BACH: Sonatas, No 1 in G; No 2 in C minor; No 3 in Eb; No 4 in G; No 5 in A; No 6 in Bb - Robert Woolley (fpno) (Chandos CHAN 0543)

4:50 approx - Disc 5

BRITTEN: Variations on a theme of Frank Bridge Op 10; Les Illuminations for soprano & string orchestra; Lachrymae, Reflections on a song of Dowland for viola & string orchestra - Christina Högman (sop), Nils-Erik Sparf (vla), New Stockholm Chamber Orch/Péter Csaba (BIS CD 435)

Satie Says: 7.15, 8.15, 10.15am, 12.15, 4.15, 5.15pm

6:00 AM. Classic Morning

HUMPERDINCK: Hansel & Gretel, Overture - ASMF/Neville Marriner (Philips 456 576)

MENOTTI: Cantilena e Scherzo - Gillian Tingay (harp), Vanbrugh Quartet (ASV CD DCA 1156)

MENDELSSOHN: Nocturne, from A Midsummer Night's Dream - Atlanta SO/Yoel Levi (Telarc CD 80318)

VIVALDI: Four Seasons, Summer - Janine Jansen (vln) instrumental ensemble (Decca 475 6293)

TCHAIKOVSKY: Introduction - The Lilac Fairy; Adagio - Pas d'action; Pas de caractère (Puss in Boots & the White Cat), from Sleeping Beauty - New Zealand SO/Alexander Lazarev (Private)


MOZART: Eine kleine Nachtmusik (1) - English Concert/Andrew Manze (dir) (Harmonia Mundi HMU 90 7280)

Satie Says - 6 Vignettes

(1) Aubade & D'Holothurie (RNZ)

SHOSTAKOVICH: Lyric Waltz, from Ballet Suite No 1 - Scottish National Orch/Neeme Järvi (Chandos CHAN 8730)

FAURÉ: Clair de lune Op 46/2 - Véronique Gens (sop), Roger Vignoles (pno) (Virgin VC 5 45360)

KOEHNE: To His Servant Bach, God Grants a Final Glimpse, The Morning Star - Tasmanian SO/Richard Mills (ABC 476 6502)

GERSHWIN arr Berkowitz, adapted & orch Rosenbloom & Fullam: Promenade: Walking the dog, from Shall we dance? - John Fullam (cl), Buffalo Phil/JoAnn Falletta (Naxos 8.559750)

KREISLER: Gypsy Caprice - Caroline Goulding (vln), Christopher O'Riley (pno) (Telarc CD 80744)

WALTON: Façade Suite No 2 - London Phil/Jan Latham-Koenig (Chandos CHAN 9148)


Beauty Spot: SIBELIUS: The Swan of Tuonela, from Lemminkäinen Legends Op 22 - Ellen Sherman (cor anglais), New Zealand SO/James Sedares (Universal 399 878)

Satie Says - 6 Vignettes

(2) Sonatine Bureaucratique (RNZ)

ELGAR: Dream Children Op 43 - BBC SO/Andrew Davis (Teldec 4509 92374)

MEYER: First Impressions - Mark O'Connor (vln), Yo-Yo Ma (cello), Edgar Meyer (pno) (Sony SK 68460)

SCOTT: The Toy Trumpet - Mark Calder (tpt), New London Orch/Ronald Corp (Hyperion CDA 67067)

PAGANINI: Polacca in F - Peter-Lukas Graf (fl), Konrad Ragossnig (gtr) (Claves CD 50-2013)

LILBURN: Bagatelle No 4, From the Port Hills, from Five Bagatelles - Dan Poynton (pno) (Trust MMT 2068-69)

GRIEG: Holberg Suite (5) - Malmö SO/Bjarte Engeset (Naxos 8.572403)


BEETHOVEN arr Stokowski: Piano Sonata No 14 in C# minor, Moonlight (1) - Philadelphia Orch/Wolfgang Sawallisch (EMI CDC 5 55592)

CLEMENTI: Keyboard Sonatina in C Op 36/1 - Howard Shelley (pno) (Hyperion CDA 67814)

MERCADANTE: Flute Concerto No 1 in E - Patrick Gallois (fl/dir), Sinfonia Finlandia Jyväskylä (Naxos 8.572731)

PROKOFIEV: The Love for Three Oranges, Suite - NZSO National Youth Orch 2003/Lutz Köhler (National Youth Orch 2003)

10:00 AM. Weekday Classics

TORKE: Javelin - Atlanta SO/Yoel Levi (Argo 452 101)

Satie Says - 6 Vignettes

(3) Sports et Divertissements, Nos 1-5 (RNZ)

VERDI: Grand March, from Aida - Dresden State Chorus & Orch/Silvio Varviso (Philips 422 266)

MOZART: Piano Sonata No 11 in A K331 - Michael Endres (pno) (Oehms OC 253)

SAINT-SAËNS: Carnival of the Animals - London Festival Orch/Ross Pople (Arte Nova ANO 378 570)

MARILLIER: Lorne Concerto - Cavin Adams (sopranino rec), Ruth Hope (treble recorder), Ben Allan (sub contra-bass rec), Christchurch Youth Recorder Ensemble/Neville Forsythe (Private)

RIMSKY-KORSAKOV arr W Kanengiser: Capriccio Espagnol Op 34 - New Zealand Guitar Quartet (Ode CDMANU 5153)

BRITTEN: The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra - CBSO/Simon Rattle (EMI CDC 5 55394)

12:00 MENDELSSOHN: The Fair Melusina, Overture - Swiss Romande Orch/Armin Jordan (Erato 4509 91734)

Satie Says - 6 Vignettes

(4) Sports et Divertissements, Nos 6-9 (RNZ)

BACH: Prelude, from Cello Suite No 1, from the Anna Magdalena manuscript - Steven Isserlis (cello) (Hyperion CDA 67541/2)

ALBINONI: Oboe Concerto in C Op 9/5 - Stefan Schilli (ob), Stuttgart CO/Nicol Matt (Brilliant Classics 92791)

RESPIGHI: Rossiniana - Buffalo Phil/JoAnn Falletta (Naxos 8.557711)

1:00 PM. Scenes from Childhood

This Labour Day, Clarissa Dunn and Cynthia Morahan look at the ways children discover classical music in Aotearoa (RNZ)

2:10 PM. Made in New Zealand

NZ performers and composers

FARR: From the Depths Sound the Great Sea Gongs (1) - Auckland Philharmonia/Miguel Harth-Bedoya (Universal 99172)

KORNGOLD: Marietta's Song, from Die tote Stadt - Kiri Te Kanawa (sop), Philharmonia/Julius Rudel (EMI 5 56417)

POULENC: Babar the Elephant - Meryl Streep (narrator), New Zealand SO/JoAnn Falletta (Koch International 3-7368)

3:00 PM. Classic Afternoons

J STRAUSS II: Die Fledermaus, Overture - Berlin Phil/Nikolaus Harnoncourt (Teldec 3984 24489)

PUCCINI arr Kondonassis: Musetta's Waltz song, from La Bohème - Yolanda Kondonassis (harp) (Telarc CD 80581)

RODRIGO: Concierto andaluz (2) - Los Angeles Guitar Quartet, Delaware SO/David Amado (Telarc TEL 31754)

BEETHOVEN: Bagatelle No 25 in A minor, Für Elise - Vladimir Ashkenazy (pno) (Decca 466 462)

arr Leenhouts: Tango für Elise - Amsterdam Loeki Stardust Quartet (Decca 425 222)

RAVEL: Mother Goose Suite - BBC Scottish SO/Ilan Volkov (BBC Music BBC MM 300)

SCHUBERT orch Reger: Erlkönig D328 - Thomas Quasthoff (bar), CO of Europe/Claudio Abbado (DG 471 586)

L MOZART: Toy Symphony in G - Toronto CO/Kevin Mallon (Naxos 8.570499)

Satie Says - 6 Vignettes

(5) Sports et Divertissements, Nos 10-15 (RNZ)

J WILLIAMS arr Soper: Call of the Champions - Singing Sergeants, US Air Force Band/Harry H Lang (Naxos 8.573405)

ADAMS: Short Ride in a Fast Machine - BBC National Orch of Wales/Thomas Søndergård (BBC MM 383)

COPLAND: Hoe Down, from Rodeo - Detroit SO/Leonard Slatkin (Naxos 8.559758)

SOUSA: The Chariot Race - Royal Artillery Band/Keith Brion (Naxos 8.559132)

BERNSTEIN: Mambo, from West Side Story, Symphonic Dances - Simón Bolívar Youth Orch of Venezuela/Gustavo Dudamel (DG 477 7457)

CHOPIN: Waltz in Db Op 64/1, Minute - Jean-Yves Thibaudet (pno) (Decca 466 357)

HONEGGER: Symphonic Movement No 2, Rugby - New Zealand SO/Takuo Yuasa (Naxos 8.555974)


VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Fantasia on Greensleeves - ASMF/Neville Marriner (Philips 426 051)

Satie Says - 6 Vignettes

(6) Sports et Divertissements, Nos 16-21 (RNZ)

TANSMAN: For Children - Lily Laskine (harp) (Erato 4509 92131)

DELIBES: Waltz, from Coppélia - New Philharmonia/Charles Mackerras (EMI CDS 7 81421)

RAMEAU arr Suzuki: Gavottes I & II; FIOCCO arr Suzuki: Allegro - Takako Nishizaki (vln), Terence Dennis (pno) (Naxos 8.572382)

DESPLAT: The Heroic Weather Conditions of the Universe, Part 1: A veiled mist, from the film Moonrise Kingdom - Avatar Studio Orch/Conrad Pope (ABKCO 18771 88922)

MILLER arr Hayman: Moonlight Serenade - Thomas Martin (cl), Boston Pops Orch/Keith Lockhart (RCA 09026 68598)

GIORGINAKIS: Therismos, from Greek Memories - Arada Guitar Duo (Landor LAN 284)

MOZART: Ruhe sanft, mein holdes Leben, from Zaïde - Mojca Erdmann (sop), La Cetra Baroque Orch, Basel/Andrea Marcon (DG 477 8979)

HANDEL arr Tarkmann: Air & Variations, The Harmonious Blacksmith, from Keyboard Suite No 5 in E HWV430 - Albrecht Mayer (ob), Guilhaume Santana (bsn), Monika Razynska (hpschd) (DG 476 5681)

J STRAUSS I: Radetzky March - Vienna Phil Zubin Mehta (Sony SK 45808)


OFFENBACH arr Haensch: La Belle Hélène, Overture - BBC Phil/Yan Pascal Tortelier (Chandos CHAN 9756)

VIEUXTEMPS arr Bailey: Souvenir d'Amérique, Variations on Yankee Doodle Op 17 - Zuill Bailey (cello), Simone Dinnerstein (pno) (Delos DE 3326)

NIELSEN: Pan and Syrinx - South Jutland SO/Niklás Willén (Naxos 8.557164)

SCULTHORPE: Djilile - Tamara-Anna Cislowska (pno) (ABC Classics 481 1181)

MASCAGNI: Cavalleria Rusticana, Intermezzo - Christchurch Symphony/Marc Taddei (Atoll ACD 401)


LESLIE arr Calvert: Cape Breton Lullaby - Michel Ross (pno), Toronto Children's Chorus/Elise Bradley (Marquis 81439)

ROGGEN: Euphonium Concerto in Bb - Roland Fröscher (euphonium), Capella Istropolitana/Dominique Roggen (Naxos 8.570725)

7:00 PM. Music Alive

Bridget Douglas (flute), NZSO National Youth Orchestra 2015/José Luis Gomez

DUKAS: The Sorcerer's Apprentice; IBERT: Flute Concerto; Salina FISHER: Rainphase; DEBUSSY: La Mer (recorded in the Michael Fowler Centre, Wellington by RNZ)

8:35 PM. Evening Classics

SCHUMANN: Märchenbilder Op 113 - Hariolf Schlichtig (vla), Kalle Randalu (pno) (Dabringhaus & Grimm MDG 304 1649)

HOLST: The Planets Suite - women of the Scottish National Orch Chorus, Scottish National Orch/Alexander Gibson (Chandos CHAN 2026)

BRAHMS: Intermezzo in Eb Op 117/1 - Leif Ove Andsnes (pno) (EMI 5 56583)

BERNSTEIN: Chichester Psalms (2) - Michael Small (treble), Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Choir, Liverpool Philharmonic Youth Choir, Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral Choir, Royal Liverpool Phil/Gerard Schwarz (Naxos 8.559456)

10:00 PM. Day's End

MÜTHEL: Keyboard Concerto No 4 in D - Marcin Swiatkiewicz (hpschd/dir), Arte dei Suonatori (BIS 2179)

BRAHMS/DIETRICH/SCHUMANN: FAE Sonata in A minor - Jana Vonáskova-Nováková (vln), Irina Kondratenko (pno) (Supraphon SU 4170)

HAYDN: Symphony No 74 in Eb - Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orch/Adam Fischer (Nimbus NI 5652/5)

DVORÁK: Cypresses - Cypress String Quartet (Avie AV 2275)

PRINCESS TE RANGI PAI arr Cooper: Hine e Hine - Kiri Te Kanawa (sop), 1982 New Zealand National Youth Choir/Guy Jansen (Kiwi CD TRL 025)

Tuesday 25 October 2016

12:00 AM. Music Through the Night

Disc 1

SHOSTAKOVICH: Symphony No 5 Op 47; Cello Concerto No 1 Op 107 - Yo-Yo Ma (cello), New York Phil/Leonard Bernstein, Philadelphia Orch/Eugene Ormandy (CBS MDK 44903)

1:15 approx - Disc 2

LISZT: Piano Concerto No 1 in Eb; Piano Sonata in B minor; Hungarian Rhapsody No 6; Annê de pèlerinage-année 1, Vallée d'Obermann; Annê de pèlerinage-année 3, Les Jeux d'eau a la Villa d'Este - Martha Argerich, Lazar Berman (pnos), London SO/Claudio Abbado (DG 439 409)

2:30 approx - Disc 3

VIVALDI: Gloria in D; BACH: Magnificat BWV 243a - Judith Nelson, Emma Kirkby (sops), Carolyn Watkinson (contralto), Paul Elliott (ten), David Thomas (bass), Choir of Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford, Academy of Ancient Music/Simon Preston (Oiseau-Lyre 414 678)

3:35 approx - Disc 4

LAZZARI: String Quartet in A minor Op 17; LALO: String Quartet in Eb Op 45 - Quator à Cordes de Paris (Chant Du Monde LCD 278 807)

4:40 approx - Disc 5

DELIUS: Violin Concerto; Two Aquarelles; On hearing the first cuckoo in spring; Summer Night on the River; Fennimore & Gerda, Intermezzo; Irmelin Prelude; Dance Rhapsodies - Tasmin Little (vln), Welsh National Opera Orch/Charles Mackerras (Argo 433 704)

6:00 AM. Classic Morning with Rick Young

DVORÁK: String Sextet in A Op 48 (2) - Panocha Quartet, Josef Kluson (vla), Michal Kanka (cello) (SUPRAPHON SU 3921)

SCHUMANN: Arabeske in C Op 18 - Freddy Kempf (pno) (BIS CD 960)

MATTHESON: Ground upon the Sarabanda theme of the 7th - Maurice Steger (recorder), English Concert/Laurence Cummings (HARMONIA MUNDI HMU 90 7523)

BEETHOVEN: Romance No 1 in G Op 40 - Daniel Müller-Schott (cello), Australian CO (Orfeo C 080 031)

H BLAKE: Penillion Op 571 - Madeleine Mitchell (vln), Howard Blake (pno) (Naxos 8.572083)

HAYDN/HOFMANN: Flute Concerto in D (3) - Barthold Kuijken (fl), Tafelmusik/Jeanne Lamon (dir) (SONY SK 48045)


MALATS: Spanish Serenade - Rafael Aguirre Miñarro (gtr) (Naxos 8.572916)

HANDEL: Suite from Il Pastor Fido (11) - Tafelmusik/Jeanne Lamon (dir) (SONY SK 68257)

MOZART: Rondo in D K485 - Mitsuko Uchida (pno) (PHILIPS 422 727)

MENDELSSOHN: Scherzo, from A Midsummer Night's Dream - London Phil/Andrew Litton (EMI CD EMX 9518)

BRAHMS: String Quintet No 2 in G Op 111 (4) - Nash Ensemble, Philip Dukes (vla) (ONYX 4043)

GUASTAVINO: Jeromita Linares, from Las Presencias - Camerata, Bariloche (DORIAN DOR 90202)

PAGANINI: Violin Concerto No 2 in B minor Op 7, excerpt - Philippe Quint (vln), Dmitriy Cogan (pno) (NAXOS 8.570703)


ISAAC: Fortuna desperata: Nasci, pati, mori - La Capella Reial de Catalunya, Hespèrion XXI/Jordi Savall (dir) (ALIA VOX AV 9814)

IRELAND: Cavatina - Justine Watts (vln), Royal Scottish National Orch/Martin Yates (DUTTON CDLX 7215)

FAURÉ: Impromptu No 4 in Db Op 86 - Margit-Anna Süss (harp) (DENON CO 76611)

ALFVEN: Dance of the Herdmaiden, - Malmö SO/James DePreist (BIS CD 570)

ALBINONI: Concerto in C for two oboes Op 7/2 - Anthony Robson (ob), Catherine Latham (ob), Collegium Musicum 90/Simon Standage (dir) (CHANDOS CHAN 0602)

ALBENIZ: Rondeña, from Iberia Book 2 - Marc-André Hamelin (pno) (HYPERION CDA 67476/7)

TCHAIKOVSKY: Waltz, from Swan Lake Act 1 Scene 2 - New Zealand SO/John Hopkins (Tartar TRL 020)


BACH: Brandenburg Concerto No 5 in D BWV1050 (1) - Emmanuel Pahud (fl), Christine Schornsheim (hpschd), Berlin Baroque Soloists/Rainer Kussmaul (vln/dir) (EMI 5 57111)

MORTENSEN: Wind Quintet - Wind Quintet of the Danish National Radio SO (DACAPO 8.224151)

KOEHNE: Shaker Dances - Tasmanian SO/Richard Mills (ABC 476 6502)

10:00 AM. Weekday Classics with Clarissa Dunn

COPLAND: Fanfare for the Common Man - Cincinnati Pops Orch/Erich Kunzel (TELARC CD 80339)

KREISLER: Sicilienne & Rigaudon, in the style of Francoeur - Akiko Suwanai (vln), Philharmonia/Charles Dutoit (PHILIPS 475 6189)

TARREGA: Gran Jota - Rovshan Mamedkuliev (gtr) (Naxos 8.573179)

RAVEL: Piano Concerto in G - Martha Argerich (pno), London SO/Claudio Abbado (DG 423 665)

MOZART: Flute Quartet No 3 in C K285b - Lisa Beznosiuk (fl), Pavlo Beznosiuk (vln), Tom Dunn (vla), Richard Tunnicliffe (cello) (AVIE AV 2108)

FUCHS: Serenade No 1 in D Op 9 - Cologne CO/Christian Ludwig (NAXOS 8.572222)

SHOSTAKOVICH: The Limpid Stream - Konstantin Scherbakov (pno) (NAXOS 8.570092)

TCHAIKOVSKY: Capriccio Italien - Oslo Phil/Mariss Jansons (Chandos CHAN 8460)


HAYDN: Trumpet Concerto in Eb HobVIIe/1 - Maurice André (tpt), Munich CO/Hans Stadlmair (DG 415 980)

MENDELSSOHN: Symphony No 3 in A minor Op 56, Scottish - Scottish CO/Joseph Swensen (LINN CKD 216)

1:00 PM. Upbeat with Eva Radich

Music news & current affairs (RNZ)

2:00 PM. Made in New Zealand

NZ performers and composers

VIVALDI: Four Seasons, Autumn - Alan Loveday (vln), ASMF/Neville Marriner (DECCA 466 232)

HUE: Fantaisie - Marya Martin (fl), Michael Houstoun (pno) (EX TARTAR TRL 030)

FARR: From Forgotten Forests - Carolyn Mills (harp) (TRUST MMT 2020)

HARRIS: Music for Jonny - New Zealand SO/James Sedares (UNIVERSAL 99072)

HUMMEL: Oberon's Magic Horn Op 116 - Christopher Hinterhuber (pno), Gävle SO/Uwe Grodd (NAXOS 8.557845)

3:00 PM. Classic Afternoons with David Morriss

PAGANINI: Caprice No 24 in A minor, from 24 Caprices Op 1 - Alison Balsom (tpt) (EMI 3 53255)

RR BENNETT: Reflections on a 16th-Century Tune - Philharmonia/Richard Hickox (CHANDOS CHAN 10389)

MOUTON: O Maria piissima - Theatre of Voices/Paul Hillier (HARMONIA MUNDI HMX 290 7376.77)

BARRIOS MANGORE: Waltz in G Op 8/4 - Kyuhee Park (gtr) (Naxos 8.573225)

BACH: Orchestral Suite No 3 in D BWV1068 - English Concert/Trevor Pinnock (Archiv 423 492)


BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonata No 27 in E minor Op 90 - Jonathan Biss (pno) (EMI 3 94422)

TCHAIKOVSKY: Romeo & Juliet, Fantasy Overture - Cleveland Orch/Lorin Maazel (TELARC CD 80551)

RUTTER: Five traditional songs - Nordic Chamber Choir/Nicol Matt (BAYER BR 100 334)

ROSSINI: William Tell, Overture - National Phil/Riccardo Chailly (DECCA 400 049)


BRICCIALDI: Variations on The Carnival of Venice Op 78 - János Bálint (fl), Imre Kovács (fl), Budapest Strings (Capriccio 10 831)

LISZT: Die Forelle - Jorge Bolet (pno) (Decca 414 575)

MAYR: Passacaglia-Grave in Bb - Cologne Musica Antiqua/Reinhard Goebel (vln/dir) (ARCHIV 453 418)

GOUNOD: Sanctus, from St Cecilia Mass - Kiri Te Kanawa (sop), Choir of St Paul's Cathedral, English CO/Barry Rose (PHILIPS 412 629)

C SCHUMANN: Piano Trio in G minor Op 17 (3) - Dartington Piano Trio (HYPERION CDA 66331)

DELIUS: On hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring - Swiss-Italian Orch/Howard Griffiths (Berlin Classics 0300426 BC)

BERLIOZ: Symphonie fantastique (2) - Berlin Phil/Simon Rattle (EMI 2 16224)


LEHAR: Gold & Silver Waltz - Johann Strauss Orch of Vienna/Willi Boskovsky (EMI 5 65052)

GRANADOS: Spanish Dance No 5 - Alicia de Larrocha (pno) (PHILIPS 456 883)

LASSUS: Three French Madrigals - King's Singers (EMI CDC 7 49158)

DVORÁK: Cypresses (4) - Panocha Quartet (SUPRAPHON SU 4048)

RACHMANINOV: Moments Musicaux Op 16 (5) - Vladimir Ashkenazy (pno) (DECCA 475 6198)

QUILTER: As You Like It - Czecho-Slovak Radio SO/Adrian Leaper (MARCO POLO 8.223444)

MILHAUD: Scaramouche - Sohre Rahbari (sax), Brussels Belgian Radio & TV Phil/Alexander Rahbari (NAXOS 8.554784)

7:00 PM. Music Alive

Reimagining the Classics

Uri Caine joins forces with the New Zealand String Quartet in a concert that takes classical music as an inspiration for improvisation. Their jazz reflections are based on the Allegretto from Beethoven's String Quartet in Eb Op 74, Harp, and Bach's Goldberg Variations, along with Caine's original compositions for piano & string quartet, Jagged Edges and String Theories (recorded in the Michael Fowler Centre, Wellington by RNZ)

9:10 PM. Evening Classics

LIADOV: About Olden Times Op 21b - Krasnoyarsk SO/Ivan Shpiller (BRILLIANT CLASSICS 94077)

PIAZZOLLA: Oblivion - Daniel Binelli (bandoneón), Louise Pellerin (ob), Montreal SO/Charles Dutoit (DECCA 468 528)

SELMA Y SALAVERDE: Canzon a due, canto e basso - Latitude 37 (ABC Classics 476 4525)

STRAUSS: Dance Suite from Keyboard Pieces - CO of Europe/Erich Leinsdorf (ASV CD COE 809)

10:00 PM. Day's End

WAGNER: Siegfried Idyll - Berlin German Opera Orch/Christian Thielemann (DG 469 008)

THALBERG: Nocturne - Carlos Goicoechea (pno) (MDG 904 1803)

BRAHMS: String Quartet No 1 in C minor Op 51 - Emerson String Quartet (DG 477 6458)

KERNIS: Air - Truls Mørk (cello), Minnesota Orch/Eiji Oue (VIRGIN 5 45464)

TRAD: Diptyque; Serra; Pigopolskan - Johan Hedin (nyckelharpa), Gunnar Idenstam (org) (CAPRICE CAP 21807)

RIES: Flute Quartet in C Op 145/1 - John Herrick Littlefield (fl), Aaron Boyd (vln), Ah Ling Neu (vla), Yari Bond (cello) (NAXOS 8.57033)

ABE: Dream of the cherry blossoms - Evelyn Glennie (marimba) (RCA RD 60557)

Wednesday 26 October 2016

12:00 AM. Music Through the Night

Disc 1

MAGNARD: Symphony No 2 in E; Hymne a la Justice; Ouverture Op 10 - Toulouse Capital Orch/Michel Plasson (EMI CDC 49080)

1:05 approx - Disc 2

FAURÉ: Nocturnes Nos 1-13 - Stéphane Lemelin (pno) (CBC MVCD 1075)

2:20 approx - Disc 3

TRAD: African-American Spirituals: Deep river; Didn't it rain?; Swing low sweet chariot; I got a robe; TRAD: West Indian Spirituals & Folksongs: Papa didn't know; Ogoun Belele; Murder in de market; Mercy pourin' down; The Lord's prayer; Death, O me Lawd; The virgin had a baby boy; Time for man go home; DVORÁK: Songs My Mother Taught Me; TRAD: Arran Homing Song; TCHAIKOVSKY: None but the weary heart; MALASHKIN: Oh, could I but express in song; TRAD: O, no John; LEHMANN: Myself when young; MENDELSSOHN: On wings of song; RASBACH: Trees; SCHUBERT: Der Musensohn; SCHUMANN: Aus meinen tränene spriessen; SCHUBERT: Erlkönig; HIKIROA: Ka mate Ka mate; FLANDERS & SWANN: The income tax collector - Inia te Wiata (bass), Ernest Lush, Maurice Till (pnos) (Kiwi CD SLC 248)

3:30 approx - Disc 4

SCHUBERT: Introduction & Variations on Trock'ne Blumen from Die schöne Müllerin D802; SCHUBERT arr Jansa: Two songs from Winterreise, Gute Nacht; Der Lindenbaum; SCHUBERT arr Boehm: Am Meer, from Schwanengesang; BOEHM: Grande Polonaise Op 16; First Potpourri of Waltzes on Franz Schubert's & other Favourite Melodies; Fantasy on a Schubert Air Op 21 - Rachel Brown (fl), Simon Nicholls (pno) (Chandos CHAN 0565)

4:45 approx - Disc 5

MOZART: Eine kleine Nachtmusik K525; Divertimento in D K334; Notturno in D for four orchestras K286 - ASMF/Neville Marriner (Decca 430 496)

6:00 AM. Classic Morning with Rick Young

STRAUSS: Suite in Bb for winds Op 4 (2) - François Leleux (ob), Ensemble Paris-Bastille (SONY 88697 74869)

SAINT-SAËNS: Wedding Cake, Caprice-Valse Op 76 - Heini Kärkkäinen (pno), Tapiola Sinfonietta/Jean-Jacques Kantorow (BIS CD 1470)

HOLST: Venus, Bringer of Peace, from The Planets Suite - Royal Phil/Vernon Handley (ALTO ALC 1013)

CHOPIN: Ballade No 3 in Ab Op 47 - Alessandra Ammara (pno) (arts 47696)

DONIZETTI: La Ninna-nanna - Malvina Major (sop), Gerald Moore (pno) (EMI 5 56724)

BARBER: Adagio for Strings - Keller Quartet (ECM 2197)


BACH: Orchestral Suite No 2 in B minor BWV1067 (5) - Karl Kaiser (fl), Freiburg Baroque Orch, Petra Müllejans, Gottfried von der Goltz (dirs) (Harmonia Mundi HMC 90 2113.14)

DANZI: Variations on a theme by Mozart - Maria Kliegel (cello), Nina Tichman (pno) (NAXOS 8.557613)

DEL PUERTO: Viento de Primavera - Adam Levin (gtr) (Naxos 8.573024)

ELGAR: Sospiri Op 70 - Vienna Phil/John Eliot Gardiner (DG 463 265)

GLAZUNOV: Orientale, from Suite for Strings Op 35 - Amati Ensemble of Munich/Attila Balogh (CALIG CAL 50 940)

BERLIOZ: L'ile inconnue, from Les nuits d'été - Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo), Berlin Phil/James Levine (DG 445 823)

GRIEG: Morning, from Peer Gynt Suite No 1 - Leipzig Gewandhaus Orch/Kurt Masur (DECCA 473 862)

BOWERMAN: Spiritual Fantasy - Gould Trio (Champs Hill CHRCD 005)


FAURÉ: Romance in Bb Op 28 - Chantal Juillet (vln), Montreal SO/Charles Dutoit (DECCA 458 143)

NIELSEN: Serenata in vano - DiamantEnsemblet (DACAPO 8.226064)

GLASS: Mechanical Ballet, from The Voyage - Vienna Radio SO/Dennis Russell Davies (nonesuch 7559 79581)

MENDELSSOHN: Rondo capriccioso in E Op 14 - Lydia Artymiw (pno) (Chandos CHAN 8326)

CHILCOTT: Simple pictures of tomorrow - Andrew Murgatroyd (ten), BBC Singers/Bob Chilcott (SIGNUM SIGCD 100)

GRAINGER: Blithe Bells - University of Missouri Wind Ensemble/Thomas O'Neal (Naxos 8.572108)

DVORÁK: String Quartet No 8 in E (3) - Prague String Quartet (DG 429 193)


BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonata No 10 in G Op 14/2 - Sviatoslav Richter (pno) (PHILIPS 464 710)

MOZART: Violin Concerto No 3 in G K216 - Julia Fischer (vln), Netherlands CO/Yakov Kreizberg (PENTATONE PTC 5186 064)

VIVALDI: Concerto in G for two mandolins RV532 - Slava Grigoryan, Leonard Grigoryan (gtrs), Tasmanian SO/Benjamin Northey (ABC 476 5948)

10:00 AM. Weekday Classics with Clarissa Dunn

ENESCU: Romanian Rhapsody No 1 in A - London SO/Antal Dorati (Mercury 432 015)

CHOPIN: Nocturnes Op 15 - Angela Hewitt (pno) (HYPERION CDA 67371/2)

STRAVINSKY: The Firebird, Suite - Royal Concertgebouw Orch/Riccardo Chailly (DECCA 458 142)

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Phantasy Quintet - Maggini Quartet, Garfield Jackson (vla) (Naxos 8.555300)

SIBELIUS: Symphony No 2 in D Op 43 - Royal Scottish National Orch/Alexander Gibson (Chandos CHAN 8303)


PONCHIELLI: Dance of the Hours - ASMF/Neville Marriner (EMI CD EMX 2169)

HUMMEL: Adagio, Variations & Rondo in A Op 78 - Eckart Haupt (fl), Arkadi Zenziper (pno), Götz Teutsch (cello) (Capriccio 10 398)

MOZART: Parto, parto, from La clemenza di Tito - Della Jones (mezzo), John Payne (cl), Royal Opera House, Covent Garden Orch/Nicholas McGegan (ROYAL OPERA HOUSE 75605 55031)

RESPIGHI: Fountains of Rome - Montreal SO/Charles Dutoit (Decca 410 145)

1:00 PM. Upbeat with Eva Radich

Music news & current affairs (RNZ)

2:00 PM. Made in New Zealand

NZ performers and composers

LILBURN: Cambridge Overture - Schola Players/Ashley Heenan (Kiwi SLD 77)

SCHUBERT: Violin Sonatina in D D384 - Wilma Smith (vln), Michael Houstoun (pno) (RNZ)

WARLOCK: Six Italian Dance Tunes - London Festival Orch/Ross Pople (ARTE NOVA ANO 378 680)

CPE BACH: Rondo in A Wq58/1 - Tessa Birnie (pno) (WALSINGHAM 3WAL 80432)

MCLEOD: Cambridge Suite - New Zealand SO/Kenneth Young (RNZ)

3:00 PM. Classic Afternoons with David Morriss

SCHUMANN: Five Pieces in Folk Style Op 102 - Heinrich Schiff (cello), Gerhard Oppitz (pno) (PHILIPS 422 414)

HAYDN: Keyboard Concerto in F HobXVIII/3 - Leif Ove Andsnes (pno/dir), Norwegian CO (EMI CDC 5 56960)

MAHLER: Rückert-Lieder - Christa Ludwig (mezzo), Philharmonia/Otto Klemperer (EMI CDM 7 69499)


DVORÁK: Piano Quintet in A Op 81 (2) - Piers Lane (pno), Goldner String Quartet (HYPERION CDA 67805)

TCHAIKOVSKY: Swan Lake, excerpts (3) - Royal Phil/Charles Mackerras (TELARC CD 80151)

STRAUSS: Ramble on the Last Love Duet in Rosenkavalier - Janine Sowden (pno) (ASV CD WHL 2117)

HANDEL: Organ Concerto in Bb Op 7/1 - Simon Preston (org), English Concert/Trevor Pinnock (dir) (Archiv 413 468)


WAGNER: Ride of the Valkyries, from Die Walküre - New York Phil/Zubin Mehta (SONY MLK 64061)

LISZT: Ernani Paraphrase - Michel Dalberto (pno) (RCA 82876 60309)

BACH: Brandenburg Concerto No 6 in Bb BWV1051 (3) - Leipzig Gewandhaus Orch/Riccardo Chailly (DECCA 478 2191)

HOVHANESS: Prayer of St Gregory - Charles Butler (tpt), Seattle SO/Gerard Schwarz (DELOS DE 3157)

CHOPIN: Nocturnes Op 9 (2) - Sergio Tiempo (pno) (EMI 5 58018)

RACHMANINOV: Three Russian Songs Op 41 (2) - Concertgebouw Chorus & Orch, Amsterdam/Vladimir Ashkenazy (Decca 414 455)

RAVEL: Sonatine (3) - Valérie Milot (harp), Jocelyne Roy (fl), François Vallières (vla) (Analekta AN 2 9985)


CHABRIER: Habanera - Vienna Phil/John Eliot Gardiner (DG 447 751)

OFFENBACH: Barcarolle, from The Tales of Hoffmann - John McArthur (pno) (BOSTON & BLUE STREET BAB 10977)

ELGAR: Grania & Diarmid, incidental music - Jenny Miller (sop), London Phil/Bryden Thomson (CHANDOS CHAN 8610)

ROSSINI: Largo al factotum, from The Barber of Seville - Gil Shaham (vln), Akira Eguchi (pno) (DG 447 640)

PLATTI: Sonata in G minor for solo cello - Stefano Veggetti (cello), Franziska Romaner (cello), Anna Fontana (hpschd), Ensemble Cordia (BRILLIANT CLASSICS 94007)

MOZART: Oboe Concerto in C K314 (3) - Douglas Boyd (ob), CO of Europe/Paavo Berglund (ASV CD COE 808)

7:00 PM. Music Alive

The Los Angeles Philharmonic

From the 2014/15 season, hosted by Brian Lauritzen

Nikolaj Znaider (violin), Los Angeles Phil/Andrey Boreyko

TANSMAN: Stele - In Memoriam Igor Stravinsky; SIBELIUS: Violin Concerto; GORECKI: Symphony No 4 (WFMT)

9:00 PM. Evening Classics

DVORÁK: Piano Trio No 3 in F minor Op 65 - Florestan Trio (HYPERION CDA 66895)

BLISS: Mêlée fantasque - Royal Scottish National Orch/David Lloyd-Jones (NAXOS 8.557641)

10:00 PM. Day's End

RUTTER: Suite Antique - Duke Dobing (fl), Wayne Marshall (hpschd), City of London Sinfonia/John Rutter (COLLEGIUM CSCD 516)

RIMSKY-KORSAKOV: String Quartet in F - Lyric Quartet (Meridian CDE 84293)

WEBER: Clarinet Concerto No 1 in F minor Op 73 - Sabine Meyer (cl), Dresden State Orch/Herbert Blomstedt (EMI 5 67988)

BRAHMS: Horn Trio in Eb Op 40 - Günther Högner (horn), Erich Binder (vln), András Schiff (pno) (Decca 410 114)

HOLST: Lyric Movement for viola - Timothy Pooley (vla), Hallé Orch/Mark Elder (HYPERION CDA 67270)

W HARRIS: Bring us, O Lord, at our last awakening - Gabrieli Consort/Paul McCreesh (DG 477 6605)

Thursday 27 October 2016

12:00 AM. Music Through the Night

Disc 1

BIZET: Suite No 3 for orchestra, Roma; Symphony in C - USSR Radio SO/Fourat Mansourian, Moscow SO/Veronica Doudarova (Chant Du Monde LCD 278 844)

1:15 approx - Disc 2

SHOSTAKOVICH: Piano Concerto No 1 Op 35 - André Previn (pno), New York Phil/Leonard Bernstein

Piano Concerto No 2 Op 102 - Leonard Bernstein (pno/dir), New York Phil

Concerto in Eb for cello Op 107 - Mstislav Rostropovich (cello), Philadelphia Orch/Eugene Ormandy (CBS MPK 44850)

2:25 approx - Disc 3

Southern Voices

Opera arias performed by Frances Alda, Rosina Buckman, Malvina Major, Kiri Te Kanawa (sops), Heather Begg, Patricia Payne (mezzos), Peter Baillie, Anson Austin, Richard Greager, Patrick Power, Keith Lewis (tens), Brian Drake, Barry Mora, Denis Dowling, Bryan Drake (bars), Donald McIntyre, Rodney Macann (bbars), Noel Mangin, Oscar Natzka, Inia Te Wiata (basses) (Kiwi CD SLD 82)

3:40 approx - Disc 4

D SCARLATTI arr Françaix: Five Sonatas; MOZART: Flute Quartet in D, K285; SCHUBERT: String Sonata movement in B, D471; SCHUBERT arr Françaix: Six Impromptus and Musical Moments; DEBUSSY: Sonata for flute, viola and harp - Helen Webby (harp), Ensemble Obligat (PRIVATE RECORDING)

4:50 approx - Disc 5

GRIEG: Morning, from Peer Gynt; BACH: Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme; DELIUS: Florida Suite, Daybreak; SEGOVIA: Mist; NIELSEN: Aladdin's Dream & Dance of the Morning Mist; J STRAUSS II: Morning Papers; TRAD arr Pearson: Early One Morning; RAVEL: Daphnis & Chloé, Lever du jour; HAYDN: Symphony No 6 in D, Le Matin, Adagio & Andante; ELGAR: Chanson de matin; BRUCH: Scottish Fantasia, Grave & Adagio cantabile; CANTELOUBE: Chants d'Auvergne, Uno jionto postouro; PONCHIELLI: La Gioconda, Dance of the Hours - Various artists (London 443 331)

6:00 AM. Classic Morning with Rick Young

MOZART: Horn Concerto No 2 in Eb K417 (1) - Jacek Muzyk (horn), Polish Radio Amadeus CO/Agnieszka Duczmal (NAXOS 8.570419)

DEBUSSY: Jeux de vagues, from La Mer - Royal Scottish National Orch/Stéphane Denève (Chandos CHSA 5102)

KOECHLIN: Clarinet Sonata No 1 - Deborah Marshall (cl), Sabine Liebner (pno) (KOCH SCHWANN 1763817)

SUK: Serenade in Eb for strings Op 6 (1) - Viva CO (VIVA CO 2003A)

VORISEK: Le Plaisir Op 4 - Artur Pizarro (pno) (COLLINS 14772)

CIMAROSA: Oreste, Overture - Toronto CO/Kevin Mallon (NAXOS 8.570279)

BRAHMS: Hungarian Dance No 21 in E minor - Royal Phil/Rafael Kubelík (EMI CDZ 7 62608)


VILLA-LOBOS: Aria, from Bachianas Brasileiras No 5 - Camerata Brazil/Henrique Cazes (dir) (EMI 5 56939)

BROUWER: Un dia de Noviembre - Lily Afshar (gtr) (ARCHER ARR 31919)

DOHNÁNYI: American Rhapsody Op 47 - Danubia SO/Domonkos Héja (Warner 2564 62409)

PRAETORIUS: Suite de Voltes, from Terpsichore - Early Music Consort of London/David Munrow (EMI 5 69555)

BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonata No 22 in F Op 54 (2) - Nikolai Lugansky (pno) (Warner 2564 62300)

GUANG: Colourful Clouds Chasing the Moon - Hong Kong Phil/Kenneth Jean (MARCO POLO 8.223911)

MONTEVERDI: Beatus vir, from Selva morale e spirituale - Emma Kirkby (sop), Rogers Covey-Crump (ten), David Thomas (bass), Taverner Consort & Players/Andrew Parrott (EMI 5 67523)


BORODIN: String Quartet No 2 in D (3) - Julian Lloyd Webber (cello), Peter Mountain (vln), Royal Phil/James Judd (PHILIPS 462 588)

FRANCAIX: Concertino for piano & orchestra - Claude Françaix (pno), London SO/Antal Dorati (MERCURY 434 335)

ALBENIZ: Asturias, from Spanish Suite Op 47 - Nicanor Zabaleta (harp) (BRILLIANT CLASSICS 9059)

SONDHEIM: Not while I'm around, from Sweeney Todd - Jeffrey Silberschlag (tpt), Seattle SO/Gerard Schwarz (Naxos 8.559719)

PÄRT: The Woman with the Alabaster Box - Theatre of Voices, Pro Arte Singers/Paul Hillier (HARMONIA MUNDI HMU 90 7242)

RAVEL: Le Tombeau de Couperin (5) - Louis Lortie (pno) (CHANDOS CHAN 8620)

SMETANA: The Bartered Bride, Overture - Janácek Phil/Theodore Kuchar (brilliant classics 93634)


BACH: Concerto in C minor for oboe & violin BWV1060 - Allan Vogel (ob), Hilary Hahn (vln), Los Angeles CO/Jeffrey Kahane (DG 474 199)

SIBELIUS: The Tempest, Suite No 1 - Iceland SO/Petri Sakari (NAXOS 8.554266)

WAGNER: Rienzi, Overture - Philadelphia Orch/Wolfgang Sawallisch (EMI CDC 5 56165)

10:00 AM. Weekday Classics with Clarissa Dunn

GRAINGER arr Mortimer: Molly on the Shore - I Salonisti (London 458 382)

DVORÁK: Scherzo capriccioso Op 66 - Oslo Phil/Mariss Jansons (BRILLIANT CLASSICS 92779)

VIVALDI: Violin Concerto in D RV208, Grosso Mogul - Viktoria Mullova (vln), Il Giardino Armonico/Giovanni Antonini (ONYX 4001)

MERK: Air Suisse & Rondeau Op 32 - Martin Rummel (cello), Roland Krüger (pno) (Naxos 8.572759)

TCHAIKOVSKY: Piano Concerto No 1 in Bb minor Op 23 - Viktoria Postnikova (pno), Vienna SO/Gennady Rozhdestvensky (Decca 410 112)

SHCHEDRIN: Not Love Alone, Suite - USSR SO/Evgeny Svetlanov (Melodiya CD MEL 10 01623)


MOZART: Horn Concerto No 3 in Eb K447 - Lin Jiang (horn), West Australian SO/Barry Tuckwell (ABC CLASSICS 476 5745)

BRAHMS: Piano Trio No 2 in C Op 87 - Henryk Szeryng (vln), Pierre Fournier (cello), Artur Rubinstein (pno) (RCA RD 86260)

1:00 PM. Upbeat with Eva Radich

Music news & current affairs (RNZ)

2:00 PM. Made in New Zealand

NZ performers and composers

FRANCHI: Suite for flute & harp - Anthony Ferner (fl), Helen Webby (harp) (MANU CD MANU 2050)

FARR: Le Temps est à la Pluie - New Zealand SO/Kenneth Young (TRUST MMT 2021)

MENDELSSOHN: String Symphony No 9 in C - London Festival Orch/Ross Pople (HYPERION CDA 66561/3)

FREED: Deserted Beach - Margaret Medlyn (mezzo), Victoria Jones (dbass), New Zealand String Quartet (RNZ)

VERDI: Ritorna vincitor! from Aida - Alessandra Marc (sop), New Zealand SO/Heinz Wallberg (Delos DE 3108)

3:00 PM. Classic Afternoons with David Morriss

STRAVINSKY: Three movements from Petrushka - Haochen Zhang (pno) (HARMONIA MUNDI HMU 90 7506)

BACH: Brandenburg Concerto No 4 in G BWV1049 - European Brandenburg Ensemble/Trevor Pinnock (dir) (AVIE AV 2119)

LISZT: Piano Concerto No 1 in Eb - Julius Katchen (pno), London Phil/Ataúlfo Argenta (DECCA 460 831)


SAINT-SAËNS: Symphony No 2 in A minor Op 55 - Swiss Romande Orch/Marek Janowski (PENTATONE PTC 5186 357)


DVORÁK: String Quartet No 13 in G Op 106 (3) - Chilingirian Quartet (CHANDOS CHAN 8874)

CANNING: Fantasy on a Hymn by Justin Morgan - Cincinnati SO/Jesús López-Cobos (TELARC CD 80503)

MONTI: Czárdás - Oystein Baadsvik (tuba), Musica Vitae/Björn Sagstad (BIS CD 1285)

DOHNÁNYI: Wedding Waltz, from The Veil of Pierrette - English Sinfonia/John Farrer (ASV CD DCA 1107)

HAYDN: Trumpet Concerto in Eb HobVIIe/1 (3) - Wynton Marsalis (tpt), English CO/Raymond Leppard (SONY SK 60804)

VIERNE: Brumaire, from Poèmes de l'amour (1) - Michael Bundy (bar), Jeremy Filsell (pno) (Naxos 8.572346)

BERNSTEIN: Candide, Overture - Baltimore SO/David Zinman (DECCA 452 916)


RIMSKY-KORSAKOV: The Tsar's Bride, Overture - Kirov Orch, St Petersburg/Valery Gergiev (PHILIPS 462 618)

DEBUSSY: Suite bergamasque (3) - Angela Hewitt (pno) (Hyperion CDA 67898)

MOZART: Adagio & Fugue in C minor K546 - Scottish CO/Charles Mackerras (Linn CKD 211)

SWEELINCK: O Domine Jesu Christe, pastor bone - Trinity College Chapel Choir, Cambridge/Richard Marlow (HYPERION CDA 67103)

C STAMITZ: Flute Concerto in G Op 29 (1) - Barthold Kuijken (fl), Tafelmusik/Jeanne Lamon (dir) (SONY SK 48045)

COPLAND: Morning on the Ranch, from The Red Pony - St Louis SO/André Previn (SONY MLK 64059)

BRAHMS: Piano Pieces Op 118 (2) - Murray Perahia (pno) (SONY 88697 79469)

7:00 PM. Evening Classics

CPE BACH: Sonata in A for flute, violin & continuo H570 - Les Adieux (DHM RD 77250)

NIELSEN: Symphony No 5 Op 50 - Swedish Radio SO/Esa-Pekka Salonen (CBS MK 44547)

GERSHWIN: Preludes for piano (3) - Diedre Irons (pno) (TRUST MMT 2041)

8:00 PM. Music Alive

Direct from the Auckland Town Hall

Benjamin Baker (vln), APO/Giordano Bellincampi

MOZART: Overture, from The Marriage of Figaro

TCHAIKOVSKY: Violin Concerto in D Op 35


STRAUSS: Dance of the seven veils, from Salome

BARTOK: The Miraculous Mandarin, Suite (RNZ)

10:00 PM. Day's End

HANDEL: Concerto Grosso in C, Alexander's Feast - Simon Standage (vln), Micaela Comberti (vln), Anthony Pleeth (cello), English Concert/Trevor Pinnock (hpschd/dir) (Archiv 415 291)

SOR: Introduction & Variations on a theme by Mozart - Goran Krivokapic (gtr) (Naxos 8.570502)

FIBICH: Quintet in D for piano, clarinet, horn, violin & cello - Endymion Ensemble (ASV CD DCA 943)

FUCHS: Andante grazioso & Capriccio Op 63 - Cologne CO/Christian Ludwig (Naxos 8.572222)

SAINT-SAÉNS: Fantasy in A Op 124 - Skaila Kanga (harp), Kenneth Sillito (vla) (Chandos CHAN 8621)

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis - London SO/André Previn (EMI 3 82157)

Friday 28 October 2016

12:00 AM. Music Through the Night

Disc 1

BLOCH: Concerto for violin & orchestra; Poems of the Sea; Suite Symphonique - Malmö SO/Sakari Oramo (BIS CD 639)

1:10 approx - Disc 2

BACH: Flute Sonatas, in B minor BWV1030; in E BWV1035; in E minor BWV1034; in C BWV1033; in G minor BWV1020; in Eb BWV1031 - James Galway (fl), Philip Moll (hpschd), Sarah Cunningham (vla da gamba) (RCA 09026 62555)

2:25 approx - Disc 3

HAYDN: Missa in honorem Beatissimae Virginis Mariae (Great Organ Mass) HobXXII/4; Missa Sancta Nicolai; Missa Rorate coeli desuper - Judith Nelson (sop), Shirley Minty (mezzo), Carolyn Watkinson (mezzo), Rogers Covey Crump (ten), Martyn Hill (ten), David Thomas (bass), Choir of Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford, Academy of Ancient Music/Simon Preston (Oiseau-Lyre 421 478)

3:40 approx - Disc 4

SCHARWENKA: Piano Concerto No 1 in Bb minor; CHOPIN: Piano Concerto No 1 in E minor - Seta Tanyel (pno), Philharmonia/Yuri Simonov, Carlo Rizzi (Collins 12632)

4:55 approx - Disc 5

MARAIS: La Sonnerie de Sainte, Geneviève du Mont de Paris; REBEL: Tombeau de Monsieur de Lully; COUPERIN: Sonate, 'La Sultane'; MARAIS: Sonate à la Marésienne; LECLAIR: Ouverture Op 13/2; Ouverture - Musica Antiqua Cologne/Reinhard Goebel (Archiv 437 086)

6:00 AM. Classic Morning with Rick Young

BACH: Orchestral Suite No 1 in C BWV1066 (1) - Freiburg Baroque Orch/Gottfried von der Goltz (Harmonia Mundi HMC 90 2113.14)

PAGANINI: Fantasy on Rossini's Moses in Egypt - Ben Baker (vln), Julian Dyson (pno) (BEN BAKER BBCD 01)

PUCCINI: Crisantemi - Berlin Radio SO/Riccardo Chailly (Decca 410 007)

GLIERE: Solemn Overture - Royal Northern College of Music Wind Orch/Clark Rundell (CHANDOS CHAN 10166)

SCHUBERT: Impromptu in Gb D899/3 - Alfred Brendel (pno) (decca 478 2116)

BRAHMS: Cello Sonata No 2 in F Op 99 (2) - Boris Pergamenschikow (cello), Lars Vogt (pno) (EMI 5 57526)

VALLET: Gaillarde, from Le secret des muses - Eugène Ferré (lute), Jérôme Blum (lute), Brian Feehan (lute), Pascal Monteilhet (lute) (AUVIDIS TEMPO A 6259)


CHABRIER: Suite pastorale (2) - Ulster Orch/Yan Pascal Tortelier (CHANDOS CHAN 8852)

ROSSINI: Una voce poco fa, from The Barber of Seville - Frederica von Stade (mezzo), Rotterdam Phil/Edo de Waart (PENTATONE PTC 5186 158)

STRAUSS: Capriccio, Introduction to the Final Scene - Barry Tuckwell (horn), Royal Phil/Vladimir Ashkenazy (Decca 430 370)

DVORÁK: Piano Trio No 4 in E minor Op 90, Dumky (1) - Beaux Arts Trio (warner 2564 61492)

SALIERI: Semiramide, Overture - Philharmonia/Pietro Spada (ASV CD DCA 955)

WAGNER: Spinning chorus, from The Flying Dutchman - Jean-Yves Thibaudet (pno) (Decca 436 736)

ALBENIZ: Seville, from Spanish Suite Op 47 - Norbert Kraft (gtr) (NAXOS 8.554400)

VIVALDI: Flute Concerto in F RV433, La Tempesta di Mare - Emmanuel Pahud (fl), Australian CO/Richard Tognetti (dir) (EMI 3 47212)


RAVEL: Jeux d'eau - Pascal Rogé (pno) (DECCA 425 002)

MOZART: Symphony No 40 in G minor K550 (3) - Apollo's Fire (Cleveland Baroque Orch)/Jeannette Sorrell (AVIE AV 2159)

SCHUTZ: Kyrie, Gott, Vater in Ewigkeit (2) - Leo van Doeselaar (org), Choir of the Netherlands Bach Society/Jos van Veldhoven (CHANNEL CLASSICS CCS 13498)

CALDARA: Trio Sonata in F Op 2/8 - Four Nations Ensemble (GAUDEAMUS CD GAU 347)

TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No 2 in C minor Op 17, Little Russian (3) - Russian National Orch/Mikhail Pletnev (Pentatone PTC 5186 382)

LISZT: La Campanella - François-René Duchâble (pno) (VIRGIN 3 63278)

WEBER: Invitation to the Dance - New Zealand SO/John Hopkins (Tartar TRL 020)


DUKAS: The Sorcerer's Apprentice - Montreal SO/Charles Dutoit (Decca 421 527)

BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonata No 2 in A Op 2/2 - Rafal Blechacz (pno) (DG 477 7453)

HANDEL: Almira Suite - Parley of Instruments/Peter Holman (dir) (HYPERION CDA 67053)

10:00 Weekday Classics with Clarissa Dunn

ROSSINI: The Silken Ladder, Overture - ASMF/Neville Marriner (PHILIPS 412 893)

D SCARLATTI: Keyboard Sonata in E Kk380 - Yuja Wang (pno) (dg 477 8795)

COATES: London Again Suite - Royal Liverpool Phil/John Wilson (AVIE AV 2070)

REGER: Five Special Studies after Chopin - Fredrik Ullén (pno) (BIS CD 1083)

BACH: Trio Sonata in C BWV529 - London Baroque (BIS CD 1345)

MOZART: Symphony No 36 in C K425, Linz - Prague Philharmonia/Jirí Belohlávek (HARMONIA MUNDI HMC 90 1891)

LIADOV: Scherzo No 1 in D Op 16 - Krasnoyarsk SO/Ivan Shpiller (BRILLIANT CLASSICS 94077)


DVORÁK: Piano Quartet No 1 in D Op 23 (1) - Artis Piano Quartet (PROFIL PH 07013)

BUSNOIS: In hydraulis - Kapel van de Lage Landen/Harry van der Kamp (EMERGO EC 3954)

HANDEL: Concerto Grosso in F Op 6/9 - Avison Ensemble/Pavlo Beznosiuk (dir) (LINN CKD 362)

BALAKIREV: Islamey - Lang Lang (pno) (TELARC CD 80524)

1:00 PM. Upbeat with Eva Radich

Music news & current affairs (RNZ)

2:00 PM. Made in New Zealand

NZ performers and composers

BERLIOZ: Le Corsaire, Overture - New Zealand SO/William Southgate (CONTINUUM NZSO 100)

FAURE: La Naissance de Vénus Op 29 - Sara Macliver (sop), Jenny Duck-Chong (mezzo), Paul McMahon (ten), Teddy Tahu Rhodes (bar), Cantillation, Sinfonia Australis/Antony Walker (ABC CLASSICS 472 045)

BESSER: Wellington Harbour - Andrew Pask (bass cl), Jonathan Besser (pno) (Besser Music 1995a)

NORMAN: In the Mermaids' Lagoon, from Peter Pan - Wellington Orch/Kenneth Young (RNZB 1999A)

WIDOR: Toccata, from Symphony No 5 in F minor - Kemp English (org) (MANU CD MANU 5005)

3:00 PM. Classic Afternoons with David Morriss

PROKOFIEV: The Love for Three Oranges, Suite - Montreal SO/Charles Dutoit (DECCA 440 331)

HAYDN: Keyboard Concerto in D HobXVIII/11 - Leif Ove Andsnes (pno/dir), Norwegian CO (EMI CDC 5 56960)

SUK: Fantastic Scherzo Op 25 - Buffalo Phil/JoAnn Falletta (NAXOS 8.572323)


BRAHMS: String Quintet No 2 in G Op 111 (1) - Nash Ensemble, Philip Dukes (vla) (ONYX 4043)

RODRIGO: Fantasia para un gentilhombre - Andrés Segovia (gtr), Symphony of the Air/Enrique Jordá (MCA MCAD 42067)

CORRETTE: Concerto in C for four horns - Hermann Baumann (horn), Markus Hartz (horn), Almut Wittekind (horn), Eckhardt Schaar (horn), Wolfgang Kläsener (org) (PHILIPS 426 301)

BEETHOVEN: Piano Concerto No 4 in G Op 58 (3) - Murray Perahia (pno), Concertgebouw Orch/Bernard Haitink (CBS MK 39814)


TORKE: Javelin - Atlanta SO/Yoel Levi (ARGO 452 101)

DEBUSSY: Arabesques Nos 1 & 2 - Jean-Efflam Bavouzet (pno) (CHANDOS CHAN 10467)

VIVALDI: Sinfonia in C RV111a - Venice Baroque Orch/Andrea Marcon (dir) (ARCHIV 474 5092)

WALTON: Touch her soft lips and part, from Henry V - Itzhak Perlman (vln), Boston Pops Orch/John Williams (SONY SK 60773)

BACH: Cello Suite No 6 in D BWV1012 (5) - Pascal Boëls (gtr) (CALLIOPE CAL 9385)

CHOPIN: Cello Sonata in G minor Op 65 (2) - Alexander Kniazev (cello), Nikolai Lugansky (pno) (warner 2564 63946)

HANDEL: Piangerò, la sorte mia, from Giulio Cesare - Maureen Forrester (contralto), Vienna State Opera Orch/Robert Zeller (CBC PSCD 2002)


MOZART: Symphony No 39 in Eb K543 (3) - Prague CO/Charles Mackerras (TELARC CD 80203)

CASTELNUOVO-TEDESCO: Figaro - Yuli Turovsky (cello/dir), I Musici de Montréal (CHANDOS CHAN 9973)

STRAUSS: Serenade in Eb for winds Op 7 - Netherlands Wind Ensemble/Edo de Waart (PHILIPS 438 733)

ARNOLD: Four Scottish Dances - Queensland SO/Andrew Penny (Naxos 8.553526)

IRELAND: Month's Mind - John Lenehan (pno) (NAXOS 8.553700)

BOWEN: Allegretto Op 105 - Chloë Hanslip (vln), Danny Driver (pno) (Hyperion CDA 67991)

GERSHWIN: Variations on I Got Rhythm - Howard Shelley (pno), BBC Phil/Yan Pascal Tortelier (CHANDOS CHAN 9325)

7:00 PM. Music Alive

2014 Wellington Jazz Festival

Five programmes

(4) Dawn of Midi

A concert from the New York-based acoustic trio of pianist Amino Belyamani, bassist Aakaash Israni, and Qasim Naqvi on percussion (recorded in the Wellington Opera House by RNZ)

7:55 PM. Evening Classics

PREVIN: Honey & Rue - Kathleen Battle (sop), Orch of St Luke's/André Previn (DG 437 787)

RAVEL: Valses nobles et sentimentales - Louis Lortie (pno) (CHANDOS CHAN 8620)

CARR: Gaudeamus Overture - New Zealand SO/Franz-Paul Decker (CORELLIA CRA 1005)

9:00 PM. Sound Lounge

RNZ Concert's weekly forum for contemporary music

10:00 Resound 2016: A collaboration between RNZ and SOUNZ to give past recordings of works by NZ composers new life.

Eight programmes introduced by Kenneth Young

(1) JACK BODY: Music for the New Zealand Liturgy - Tudor Consort/Michael Stewart, Richard Apperley (org) (new RNZ recording made in 2014); JOHN ELMSLY: Stilldream K… - John Elmsly (baroque fl, tape realisation); HELEN CASKIE: Four Seasonal Nocturnes - Bruce Greenfield (pno) (RNZ)

11:00 New Music Dreams

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