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Saturday 3 December 2016

12:00 AM. Music Through the Night

Progress, Patriotism and Protest

Three Progammes

Matthew Crawford navigates the turbulent confluence of music and politics in 20th century America.

(1) Sousa waves the flag, Charles Ives remembers the civil war, William Grant Still imagines an Afro-American Symphony and organised labour takes to Broadway.

1:00 Approx - Disc 1

MENDELSSOHN: Symphony No 3 in A minor Op 56, Scottish; orch Voss: Opening sketch of "Scottish" Symphony; Piano Concerto No 3 in E minor; Hebrides Overture - Roberto Prosseda (pno), Leipzig Gewandhaus Orch/Riccardo Chailly

2:10 Approx - Disc 2

RACHMANINOV: Cello Sonata in G minor Op 19; GRIEG: Cello Sonata in A minor Op 36 - Jamie Walton (cello), Daniel Grimwood (pno) (Signum SIGCD 172)

3:05 Approx - Disc 3

VANHAL: Missa Pastoralis in G; Missa Solemnis in C - Mary Haines (sop), Nina Stoddart (contralto), Colin Ainsworth (ten), Steven Pitkanen (bass), Voices New Zealand, Aradia Ensemble/Uwe Grodd (Naxos 8.555080)

4:15 Approx - Disc 4

GLASS: Violin Concerto No 2, The American Four Seasons - Robert McDuffie (vln), London Phil/Marin Alsop (Orange Mountain Music OMM 0072)

4:55 Approx - Disc 5

TOURNIER: Suite for flute, harp & string trio Op 34; SCHMITT: Suite en rocaille Op 84; PIERNÉ: Variations libres et finale Op 51; FRANÇAIX: Quintet for flute, harp & string trio; ROUSSEL: Serenade Op 30 - Mirage Quintet (Naxos 8.570444)

6:00 AM. Classic Morning

HAYDN: Minuet No 1 in C HobIX/16 - Philharmonia Hungarica/Antal Dorati (Decca 436 220)

KREISLER: Tempo di minuetto in the style of Pugnani - Sarah Chang (vln), Sandra Rivers (pno) (EMI CDC 7 54352)

PURCELL arr Stokowski: Suite of Five Pieces, Trumpet tune; Echo; Hornpipe; When I am laid in earth; Largo & Allegro - Brussels Phil/Richard Egarr (Glossa GCDSA 922209)

KIRNBERGER: Flute Sonata in G minor - Wilbert Hazelzet (transverse fl), Jacques Ogg (hpschd), Jaap ter Linden (cello) (Glossa GCDC 80802)

ALBÉNIZ arr Arnold: Tango, from España Op 165 - Royal Ballet Sinfonia/Gavin Sutherland (ASV White Line CD WHL 2155)

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

MONCAYO: Huapango - Philharmonic Orch of the Americas/Alondra de la Parra (Sony 88697 70441)


ROSSINI: Semiramide, Overture - Budapest Festival Orch/Iván Fischer (Channel Classics CCS SA 27708)

RUIZ-PIPÓ: Canción y Danza No 1 - Sharon Isbin (gtr) (Teldec 3984 25736)

GROKHOVSKY: Gypsy Rhapsody - Vladimir Ivanov (vln), Moscow Radio SO/Vyacheslav Grokhovsky (Campion CAMEO 2016)

STRAUSS: String Sextet, from Capriccio - Cecil Aronowitz (vla), William Pleeth (cello), Amadeus Quartet (BBC Legends BBCL 4061)

MACCUNN: The Land of the Mountain & the Flood Op 3 - New Zealand SO/Hamish McKeich (Trust MMT 2059)


LIADOV: Kikimora Op 63 - Mexico City Phil/Enrique Bátiz (ASV CD DCA 657)

DEBUSSY: Première rapsodie - Paul Meyer (cl), Lyon National Orch/Jun Märkl (Naxos 8.572675)

CHOPIN: Impromptu No 3 in Gb Op 51 - Louis Lortie (pno) (Chandos CHAN 10813)

SAINT-SAËNS: Fantasy in A Op 124 - Christine Sohn (vln), Gillian Tingay (harp) (Deux-Elles DXL 1090)

J STRAUSS II: Tales from the Vienna Woods Op 325 - Vienna Phil/Daniel Barenboim (Sony 88883 792272)

9:00 AM. The Works

RACHMANINOV: Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini - Yuja Wang (pno), Mahler CO/Claudio Abbado (DG 477 9308)

TCHAIKOVSKY: Francesca da Rimini - Gothenburg SO/Neeme Järvi (BIS SACD 1348)

10:00 AM. Your Choice

HAYDN: Piano Trio in Ab HobXV/14 - Beaux Arts Trio (Philips 432 068)

HANDEL: To thee, thou glorious son of worth, from Theodora - Rosemary Joshua (sop), Sarah Connolly (mezzo), English Concert/Harry Bicket (Chandos CHAN 0767)

BEETHOVEN: Zärtliche Liebe WoO123; Adelaide Op 46; Der Kuss Op 128 - Werner Güra (ten), Christoph Berner (fpno) (Harmonia Mundi HMC 90 2217)

VARIOUS arr Ketèlbey: A Musical Jig-saw - Frank Westfield and his orchestra (Pearl GEMM CD 9968)

TRAD ed Guido Haazen: Sanctus, from Missa luba, An African Mass - Muungano National Choir, Kenya/Boniface Mganga, Peter Kamau, Thomas Ogutu, Nancy Kamau, Paul Kanyanja, Peter Kiarie (perc), (Philips 446 976)

MARAIS: Variations on Les folies d'Espagne - Jordi Savall (vla da gamba), Rolf Lislevand (theorbo), Michael Behringer (hpschd) (Alia Vox AV 9805)

SCHUBERT: Ständchen D920 - Kiri Te Kanawa (sop), 1982 New Zealand National Youth Choir/Peter Godfrey, Roger Vignoles (pno) (Kiwi CD TRL 025)

MOZART: Piano Concerto No 5 in D K175 - Murray Perahia (pno/dir), English CO (CBS M13K 42055)

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12:00 The RNZ Concert Classical Chart

This week's best-selling CDs

1:00 PM. Brilliant Brass

In this series, David Bremner profiles six 'Legends of Brass'

(5) Kevin Jarrett

The champion cornet and trumpet player, brass band leader, Music Director of the National Band of New Zealand and the NZ Army Band was awarded an MBE in 1986 (RNZ)

2:00 PM. Global Sounds

Worlds of Music with Trevor Reekie (RNZ)

3:00 PM. Saturday Concert

2016 National Concerto Competition

With Christchurch SO/Kenneth Young

BLOCH: Schelomo - Sam Lucas (cello)

SIBELIUS: Violin Concerto in D minor Op 47 - Kate Oswin (vln)

ELGAR: Cello Concerto in E minor Op 85 - Heather Lewis-Baker (cello) (recorded in the Aurora Centre, Christchurch by RNZ)

4:40 PM. Afternoon Classic

DEBUSSY: Sonata for flute, viola & harp - Philippe Bernold (fl), Gérard Caussé (vla), Isabelle Moretti (harp) (Harmonia Mundi HMC 90 1647)

5:00 PM. Inside Out

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

Water and Light

Katie Zagorski (fl), Patricia Wright (sop), Graduate Choir NZ, Choir of Holy Trinity Cathedral, Auckland Philharmonia/Kenneth Young

MUSSORGSKY: Introduction; Dawn on the Moscow River from Khovanshchina; MENDELSSOHN: Hebrides Overture; TAKEMITSU: I hear the water dreaming; KENNETH YOUNG: In Paradisum (recorded in the Auckland Town Hall by RNZ)

8:25 PM. Evening Classics

GÁL Divertimento for mandolin & harp Op 80 - Sonja Wiedemer (mandolin), Petra van der Heide (harp) (Antes BMCD 31.9171)

JANÁCEK: In the mists - Ivan Moravec (pno) (Hänssler CD 98.399)

9:00 PM. From the New Zealand Collection

NZ performers and composers

LILBURN: Concert Overture in D - Ithaca College Festival Orch/Grant Cooper (Kiwi CD SLD 99)

PAINE: New Zealand Suite, Mountain cascade; Rotoiti twilight; The forest awakens - Bruce Paine (gtr) (Private)

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

MOROSS: Concerto for flute with string orchestra - Alexa Still (fl), NZSO CO/Donald Armstrong (dir) (Koch International 3-7367)

10:00 PM. Day's End

J WIENIAWSKI: Violin Sonata in D minor Op 24 - Liv Migdal (vln), Marian Migdal (pno) (Naxos 8.573404)

A BUTTERWORTH: Summer Music Op 77 - Graham Salvage (bsn), Royal Ballet Sinfonia/Arthur Butterworth (ASV White Line CD WHL 2132)

FESCA: String Quartet No 1 in Eb Op 1/1 - Diogenes Quartet (CPO 777 482)

RIES: The Dream Op 49 - Susan Kagan (pno) (Naxos 8.572204)

Sunday 4 December 2016

12:00 AM. Music Through the Night

Disc 1

HAYDN: Cello Concerto in C HobVIIb/1; Symphony No 104 in D; Cello Concerto in D HobVIIb/2 - Pieter Wispelwey (cello), Florilegium (Channel Classics CCS 7395)

1:15 approx - Disc 2

LEASK: Aatidahlge; BACH arr Koonce: Prelude, Fugue and Allegro in Eb BWV998; MERTZ: Hungarian Fantasy; KOSHKIN: Usher Waltz Op 29; DOMENICONI: Variations on an Anotolian Folksong; PIAZZOLLA arr Roskilly: Tanuango; arr Benitez: Milonga del ángel; Four Seasons in Buenos Aires, excerpts - Owen Moriaty (gtr), Totally Plucked Guitar Quartet (Manu CD MANU 5004)

2:25 approx - Disc 3

NOVELLO: Some day my heart will awake; Primrose; Love is my reason; Dark music; The little Damozel; When the gypsy played; On such a night as this; Fly home, little heart; Keep the home fires burning; Music in May; A violin began to play; Spring of the year; My dearest dear; Finder, please return; Look in my heart; When I curtsied to the king; We'll gather lilacs; Fairy laughter; Glamorous night; Why is there ever goodbye? - Marilyn Hill Smith (sop), Chandos Concert Orch/Stuart Barry (Chandos CHAN 9142)

3:35 approx - Disc 4

DUSSEK: Keyboard Sonatas, in Bb Op 35/1; in G Op 35/2; in C minor Op 35/3; in D Op 31/2 - Andreas Staier (fpno) (DHM 05472 77286)

4:50 approx - Disc 5

J STRAUSS II/TIOMKIN: Main Title & Vienna Blood, from The Great Waltz; BENNETT: Waltz, from Murder on the Orient Express; STRAUSS: Mit Mir, from Der Rosenkavalier; HERRMANN: The Memory Waltz, from The Snows of Kilimanjaro; LOEWE: Main Title, Fountain Scene & Chez Maxim Waltz, from Gigi; PROKOFIEV: Waltz, from Cinderella; SONDHEIM: The Night Waltzes, from A Little Night Music; BERNSTEIN: Paris Waltz, from Candide; RÓZSA: Waltz, from Madame Bovary; WAXMAN: Cafe Waltzes, from Hotel Berlin; STEINER: Waltz, from Jezebel; KORNGOLD: Flirtation, from The Prince & the Pauper; RAVEL: La Valse; J STRAUSS II/TIOMKIN: Blue Danube & finale sequence, from The Great Waltz - Hollywood Bowl Orch/John Mauceri (Philips 438 685)

6:00 AM. Sanctuary

PRAETORIUS: Nun komm der Heiden Heiland - Bremen Baroque Consort/Manfred Cordes (CPO 777 327)

ALDROVANDINI: Pastorale - Huw Williams (organ of St Paul's Cathedral, London) (Priory PRCD 778)

LAURIDSEN: Ubi caritas et amor - Polyphony/Stephen Layton (Hyperion SACDA 67449)

BACH: Missa brevis in G BWV236 - Hana Blazíková (sop), Robin Blaze (countertenor), Gerd Türk (ten), Peter Kooij (bass), Bach Collegium Japan/Masaaki Suzuki (BIS SACD 2081)

RACHMANINOV: Lord's Prayer - Choir of King's College, Cambridge/Stephen Cleobury (EMI CDC 5 56439)

BRAHMS: Geistliches Lied Op 30 - Musica Sacra, New Zealand Graduate Choir, Viva Voce/John Rosser, Indra Hughes (organ of Auckland Town Hall) (Atoll ACD 117)

PRAETORIUS: Behold, a rose is springing; TRAD: Old Marian Song; The angels of God; ORTIZ: Improvisation on Ricercata Segunda - Berit Opheim (vocalist), Norwegian Soloists Choir/Grete Pedersen, Gjermund Larsen (vln), Rolf Lislevand (lute), Bjørn Kjellemyr (dbass) (BIS SACD 2029)

BACH trans Busoni: Chorale Prelude, Wachet auf BWV645 - Hannes Minnaar (pno) (Cobra COBRA 0038)

P MANZ: E'en so, Lord Jesus, quickly come - Kansas City Chorale/Charles Bruffy (Nimbus NI 5568)

7:30 AM. Hymns on Sunday

A weekly selection of traditional and modern hymns (RNZ)

8:00 AM. Grace Notes

BRIDGE: There is a Willow Grows aslant a Brook - NZSO CO/Nicholas Braithwaite (Koch International 3-7139)

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

MARTINI: Plaisir d'amour - Janet Baker (mezzo), ASMF/Neville Marriner (Philips 434 173)

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS arr Greaves: Fantasia on Greensleeves - Tasmanian SO/David Stanhope (ABC Classics 472 984)

MACDOWELL: To a water-lily, from Woodland Sketches - Joseph Cooper (pno) (London 443 333)

FOULDS: Cello Concerto in G Op 17 (2) - Raphael Wallfisch (cello), Bournemouth SO/Martin Yates (Dutton CDLX 7284)

OURKOUZOUNOV: Makedonski pesen, from Four Legends - Cavatina Duo (Cedille CDR 90000 117)

ELGAR: Sospiri Op 70 - Osian Ellis (harp), English CO/Paul Goodwin (Harmonia Mundi HMU 90 7258)

9:00 AM. The Works

GERSHWIN: Cuban Overture - Montreal SO/Charles Dutoit (Decca 425 111)

Second Rhapsody for piano & orchestra, original 1931 version - Freddy Kempf (pno), Bergen Phil/Andrew Litton (BIS SACD 1940)

arr Robert R Bennett: Porgy & Bess, A Symphonic Picture - New Zealand SO/James Judd (Naxos 8.559107)

10:00 AM. BBC Lunchtime Concerts 2016

Marie-Elisabeth Hecker (cello), Martin Helmchen (pno)

BACH: Viola da gamba Sonata No 3 in G minor BWV1029; STRAVINSKY: Suite italienne; BRAHMS: Cello Sonata No 1 in E minor Op 38 (recorded in Wigmore Hall, London by the BBC)

11:05 AM. More Works

RIMSKY-KORSAKOV: Scheherazade - Hans Kalafusz (vln), Stuttgart Radio SO/Sergiu Celibidache (DG 445 141)

Noon The Critic's Choice

The top choices from leading overseas music magazines

VISÉE: Prélude in A minor; La Mascarade-Rondeau; Chaconnes, in A minor; in G; Musette en rondeau; Sarabande in B minor - Rolf Lislevand (theorbo) (ECM 481 1716)

STRAUSS: Mädchenblumen Op 22 - Carolyn Sampson (sop), Joseph Middleton (pno) (BIS SACD 2102)

RAVEL: Piano Concerto for the left hand - Yuja Wang (pno), Zurich Tonhalle Orch/Lionel Bringuier (DG 479 4954)

1:00 PM. Vintage Years

Ferenc Fricsay conducts

ROSSINI: Il signor Bruschino, Overture - with Berlin RIAS SO (rec 1952) (DG 477 5908)

HONEGGER: Concertino for piano & orchestra - with Margrit Weber (pno), Berlin RIAS SO (rec 1955) (DG 474 383)

ORFF: Estuans interius, from Carmina Burana with Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (bar), RIAS SO, Berlin (rec 1949)

MOZART: Der Hölle Rache, from The Magic Flute (rec 1955) - Rita Streich (sop), RIAS SO, Berlin (DG 459 064)

BRAHMS: Double Concerto in A minor Op 102 - with Wolfgang Schneiderhan (vln), János Starker (cello), Berlin Radio SO (rec 1961) (DG 477 5341)

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

(8) Verdi's chance meeting

In 1841 Verdi decided to compose no more. But a chance meeting in the street led him to the libretto of Nabucco and the beginnings of his fame (RNZ)

3:00 PM. Sunday Concert

2014 Kerikeri International Piano Competition

Four programmes

(3) The Final, first half

BACH: Toccata in C minor BWV911; YOUNG: A Time and Place There Was; HAYDN: Keyboard Sonata No 60 in C HobXVI/50; LISZT: Transcendental Etude No 10 in F minor; Petrarch Sonnet No 104; Après une lecture du Dante - Sylvia Jiang (pno)

TCHAIKOVSKY: Dumka Op 59; BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonata No 32 in C minor Op 111; VINE: Piano Sonata No 1 - Ayesha Gough (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)

5:30 PM. Early Evening Classics

BRUCH: Violin Concerto No 1 in G minor Op 26 - Tasmin Little (vln), BBC National Orch of Wales/David Atherton (BBC BBC MM 363)

6:00 PM. Opera on Sunday

VERDI: Giovanna d'Arco (Joan of Arc), an opera with a prologue and three acts

Giovanna..................... Anna Netrebko

King Carlo VII............ Francesco Meli

Giacomo...................... Devid Cecconi

Talbot........................... Dmitry Beloselskiy

Delil............................. Michele Mauro

Chorus and Orchestra of La Scala Milan/Riccardo Chailly


8:20 PM. Evening Classics

FINZI: Five Bagatelles Op 23 - Gervase de Peyer (cl), Gwenneth Pryor (pno) (Chandos CHAN 8549)

ARENSKY: Symphony No 2 in A Op 22 - BBC Phil/Vassily Sinaisky (Chandos CHAN 10024)

9:00 PM. From the New Zealand Collection

NZ performers and composers

DEBUSSY: Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune - New Zealand SO/William Southgate (Continuum NZSO 100)

FARR: Piano Trio, Ahi - Ogen Trio (Ogen OG 0010)

HANDEL: Silete venti - Rebecca Ryan (sop), Royal Academy Consort/Jeremy Summerly (Naxos 8.557003)

10:00 PM. Day's End

PROKOFIEV: Summer Night Op 123 - Russian National Orch/Mikhail Pletnev (DG 445 830)

DOHNÁNYI: Piano Quintet No 1 in C minor - Gottlieb Wallisch (pno), Enso Quartet (Naxos 8.570572)

DEVIENNE: Flute Concerto No 2 in D - Patrick Gallois (fl/dir), Swedish CO (Naxos 8.573230)

SHOSTAKOVICH arr Barshai: String Symphony in Ab Op 118a - Dmitri Ensemble/Graham Ross (Harmonia Mundi HMU 907634)

EBERL: 12 Variations on Freundin sanfter Herzenstriebe - Marie-Luise Hinrichs (pno) (CPO 777 605)

Monday 5 December 2016

12:00 AM. Music Through the Night

Disc 1

MOZART: Violin Concertos, No 1 in Bb K207; No 2 in D K211; Adagio in E K261; Rondos, in Bb K269; in C K373 - James Ehnes (vln), Mozart Anniversary Orch (CBC SMCD 5238)

1:10 approx - Disc 2

PINTO: Piano Sonata in C minor; WEBER: Adagio Patetico in C# minor; FIELD: Piano Sonata in Eb Op 1/1; CRAMER: Sonata in F Op 27/1; CLEMENTI: Capriccio in E minor Op 47/1 - Ian Hobson (pno) (Arabesque Z 6595)

2:25 approx - Disc 3

MOZART: Bass Arias from The Marriage of Figaro, Magic Flute, Bastien and Bastienne and The Abduction from the Seraglio - Conal Coad (bass), Tasmanian SO/Dobbs Franks (ABC 432 697)

3:30 approx - Disc 4

LIEBERMANN: Album for the Young, excerpts; Sonata for flute and guitar Op 25; Eight pieces for solo flute Op 59; Sonata for flute and harp Op 56; Soliloquy for solo flute Op 44; Sonata for flute and piano Op 23; A Poet and His Beloved Op 40 - Alexa Still (fl), David Korevaar (pno), Franco Platino (gtr), Victoria Drake (hp), Curt Peterson (ten), Yumi Hwang, Claude Sim (vlns), Erika Eckert (vla), Judith Glyde (cello) (Koch 3 7549)

4:40 approx - Disc 5

ROSS: Marching Strings; HOPE: Jaunting car, from The Ring of Kerry; DUNCAN: High Heels; CURZON: Dance of an ostracised imp; FOULDS: Keltic Lament, from A Keltic Suite Op 29; WILLIAMS: Rhythm on Rails; COATES: By the sleepy lagoon; BENJAMIN: Jamaican Rumba; KETÈLBEY: In a monastery garden; WILLIAMS: A quiet stroll; FLETCHER: Demoiselle chic, from Parisian Sketches No 1; BEAVER: Cavalcade of Youth; BAYCO: Elizabethan Masque; GARDINER: Shepherd Fennel Dance; ANCLIFFE: Thrills; ROSSE: The doge's march, from The Merchant of Venice; COLERIDGE-TAYLOR: Petite Suite de Concert Op 77 - New London Orch/Ronald Corp (Hyperion CDA 67400)

6:00 AM. Classic Morning with Rick Young

VIVALDI: Concerto in D for two violins RV511 (1) - Simon Standage (vln/dir), Micaela Comberti (vln), Collegium Musicum 90 (CHANDOS CHAN 0528)

KORNGOLD: Marietta's Song, from Die tote Stadt - Jean-Yves Thibaudet (pno) (DECCA 475 7668)

WAGNER: Was duftet doch der Flieder - Donald McIntyre (bbar), New Zealand SO/John Matheson (KIWI CD SLD 39)

SCHUMANN: Piano Trio No 1 in D minor Op 63 (4) - Ilya Gringolts (vln), Dmitry Kouzov (cello), Peter Laul (pno) (ONYX 4072)

PÄRT: Cantus in Memory of Benjamin Britten - Britten Sinfonia/Joanna MacGregor (SOUNDCIRCUS SC 008)

DELIUS: Idylle de printemps - Royal Scottish National Orch/Andrew Davis (Chandos CHAN 10742)


RUTTER: Suite Antique (6) - Duke Dobing (fl), Wayne Marshall (hpschd), City of London Sinfonia/John Rutter (COLLEGIUM CSCD 516)

BERLIOZ: Au cimetière: Clair de lune, from Les nuits d'été - Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo), Berlin Phil/James Levine (DG 445 823)

TCHAIKOVSKY: Nocturne in D minor Op 19/4 - Alexander Rudin (cello), Musica Viva Instrumental Ensemble/Nicolai Alexeiev (BRILLIANT CLASSICS 94188)

MENDELSSOHN: Symphony No 4 in A Op 90, Italian (3) - Vienna Phil/Christoph von Dohnányi (DECCA 421 769)

GERSHWIN: Preludes for piano - Michel Lethiec (cl), Sinfonia Finlandia/Patrick Gallois (NAXOS 8.570939)

WIENIAWSKI: Legend - Ruggiero Ricci (vln), Joanna Gruenberg (pno) (REGISC 1249)

TRAD: Prepare a way for the Lord - Sofia Vocal Ensemble/Bengt Ollén (Footprint Records FRCD 060)

PURCELL: Chaconne in G minor Z730 - Scottish CO/Jaime Laredo (dir) (REGISC 1160)


BACH: Concerto for oboe, strings & continuo (2) - Albrecht Mayer (ob), English Concert/Julian Podger (dir) (DECCA 478 1517)

DVORÁK: Piano Trio No 4 in E minor Op 90, Dumky (1) - Gryphon Trio (Analekta FL 2 3110)

REBAY: Little Variations - Luigi Magistrelli (cl), Massimo Laura (gtr) (BRILLIANT CLASSICS 94171)

STRAVINSKY: Scherzo fantastique Op 3 - Royal Concertgebouw Orch, Amsterdam/Riccardo Chailly (DECCA 458 142)

GRANADOS: Spanish Dance No 5 - Ben Baker (vln), Julian Dyson (pno) (BEN BAKER BBCD 01)

CHOPIN: Fantasy-Impromptu in C# minor Op 66 - Nikolai Lugansky (pno) (ONYX 4049)

LISZT: Liebestraum No 3 in Ab - Philadelphia Orch/Eugene Ormandy (SONY MLK 39450)


MOZART: Symphony No 29 in A K201 (1) - Prague CO/Charles Mackerras (TELARC CD 80165)

PROKOFIEV: Cello Sonata in C Op 119 (3) - Alexander Ivashkin (cello), Tatyana Lazareva (pno) (CHANDOS CHAN 10045)

LOEWE: Tom der Reimer Op 135 - Andreas Schmidt (bar), Cord Garben (pno) (CPO 999 253)

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

SCHUBERT: Cavatina - Paolo Bordoni (pno) (EMI 3 50894)

10:00 AM. Weekday Classics with Clarissa Dunn

BEETHOVEN: Piano Trio No 5 in D Op 70/1, Ghost (1) - Daniel Sepec (vln), Jean-Guihen Queyras (cello), Andreas Staier (HARMONIA MUNDI HMC 90 1955)

BANTOCK: The Pierrot of the Minute - Royal Phil/Vernon Handley (HYPERION CDA 67395)

TCHAIKOVSKY: Souvenir d'un lieu cher - Janine Jansen (vln), Mahler CO/Daniel Harding (DECCA 478 0651)

TELEMANN: Flute Concerto in D TWV51/D2 - Emmanuel Pahud (fl), Rainer Kussmaul (vln/dir), Berlin Baroque Soloists (EMI 5 57397)

FALLA: Spanish Dance, from La Vida breve - Rovshan Mamedkuliev (gtr) (Naxos 8.573179)

RIMSKY-KORSAKOV: Scheherazade - Montreal SO/Charles Dutoit (DECCA 410 253)

IRELAND: Phantasie Trio in A minor - Yfrah Neaman (vln), Julian Lloyd Webber (cello), Eric Parkin (pno) (LYRITA SRCD 2271)


RACHMANINOV: Symphony No 3 in A minor Op 44 (3) - Russian National Orch/Mikhail Pletnev (DG 457 598)

BRAHMS: String Sextet No 1 in Bb Op 18 (4) - Louise Williams (vla), Paul Watkins (cello), Lindsay String Quartet (ASV GLD 4016)

DOHNÁNYI: Pastorale on a Hungarian Christmas Song - Martin Roscoe (pno) (HYPERION CDA 67871)

VIVALDI: Violin Concerto in F RV283 - Giuliano Carmignola (vln), Accademia Bizantina/Ottavio Dantone (archiv 479 1075)

1:00 PM. Upbeat with Eva Radich

Music news & current affairs (RNZ)

2:00 PM. Made in New Zealand

NZ performers and composers

WAGNER: Siegfried's Funeral March, from Götterdämmerung - New Zealand SO/Pietari Inkinen (emi 4 57817)

TRAD: How great thou art - Malvina Major (sop), Philip Walsh (org) (KIWI PACIFIC CD SLC 246)

F STRAUSS: Nocturno Op 7 - David Bremner (tbn), Sarah Watkins (pno) (ATOLL ACD 109)

A RITCHIE: Remember Parihaka - Auckland CO/Peter Scholes (ATOLL ACD 129)

MOZART: Piano Sonata No 6 in D K284 - Michael Endres (pno) (OEHMS OC 253)

3:00 PM. Classic Afternoons with David Morriss

DEBUSSY: Suite bergamasque - Jean-Efflam Bavouzet (pno) (CHANDOS CHAN 10467)

REINCKEN: Sonata in A minor - Musica Antiqua, Cologne/Reinhard Goebel (vln/dir) (ARCHIV 437 089)

BEETHOVEN: Sextet in Eb Op 71 - members of the CO of Europe (ASV CD COE 807)


MILSTEIN: Paganiniana - Nathan Milstein (vln) (DG 423 887)

SAINT-SAËNS: Cello Concerto No 1 in A minor Op 33 - Han-Na Chang (cello), London SO/Mstislav Rostropovich (EMI CDC 5 56126)

TCHAIKOVSKY: Serenade in C for string orchestra Op 48 (3) - Bavarian Radio CO (ARTS 47633)

KODÁLY: Dances of Galánta - Scottish CO/Charles Mackerras (LINN CKD 234)


RAVEL: Piano Concerto in G (3) - Jean-Yves Thibaudet (pno), Montreal SO/Charles Dutoit (DECCA 452 448)

ROSSINI: Andante & Variations on Di tanti palpiti - Heinz Holliger (ob), Ursula Holliger (harp) (PHILIPS 426 288)

RR BENNETT: The Apple Tree - BBC Singers/Paul Brough (Signum SIGCD 293)

BRAHMS: String Quartet No 2 in A minor Op 51 (3) - Jerusalem Quartet (Harmonia Mundi HMC 90 2152)

FRIEDMAN: Menuetto in D - Stephen Hough (pno) (HYPERION CDA 67598)

MENDELSSOHN: Symphony No 3 in A minor Op 56, Scottish (2) - Vienna Phil/Christoph von Dohnányi (DECCA 421 769)

CILEA: Come due tizzi accesi, from L'Arlesiana - Simon Keenlyside (bar), Munich Radio Orchestra/Ulf Schirmer (SONY 828768 84822)

MUSSORGSKY: A Night on Bare Mountain - Cleveland Orch/Lorin Maazel (TELARC CD 80042)


BACH: Orchestral Suite No 4 in D BWV1069 (2) - Freiburg Baroque Orch/Gottfried von der Goltz (Harmonia Mundi HMC 90 2113.14)

SCHUMANN: Piano Quintet in Eb Op 44 (2) - Dora Schwarzberg, Renaud Capuçon (vlns), Nora Romanoff-Schwarzberg (EMI 4 76871)

SULLIVAN: If you're anxious to shine, from Patience - John Reed (bar), New London SO/Isidore Godfrey (DECCA 433 868)

STRAUSS: Duet Concertino for clarinet & bassoon (1) - Larry Combs (cl), David McGill (bsn), Chicago SO/Daniel Barenboim (Teldec 3984 23913)

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

BERIOT: Violin Concerto No 1 in D Op 16, Military - Takako Nishizaki (vln), RTBF Orch, Brussels/Alfred Walter (Marco Polo 8.220440)

7:00 PM. Curtain Raiser

Elizabeth Kerr introduces The Soldier's Tale by Stravinsky

7:20 PM. Music Alive

A Chamber Music New Zealand Concert

London Conchord Ensemble

DEBUSSY: Violin Sonata in G minor; POULENC: Elegy for horn and piano; STRAVINSKY: Suite from The Soldier's Tale; SCHUMANN: Fantasy Pieces Op 73; BRAHMS: Trio in E flat for violin, horn and piano Op 40; arr Pailthorpe: Hungarian Dance No 1 (recorded in Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts, Hamilton by RNZ)

9:00 PM. Evening Classics

CHOPIN: Waltz in Eb Op 18, Grande valse brillante - Terence Dennis (pno) (RNZ)

PARRY: I was glad - Wells Cathedral Choir/Malcolm Archer, Rupert Gough (org) (CANTORIS CRCD 6070)

RACHMANINOV: Piano Trio No 1 in G minor, Elégiaque - Eduard Wulfson (vln), Dmitry Yablonsky (cello), Valeri Grohovski (pno) (naxos 8.557423)

MOZART: Symphony No 36 in C K425, Linz - London Mozart Players/Jane Glover (ASV CD DCA 647)

10:00 PM. Day's End

SPOHR: Clarinet Concerto No 1 in C minor Op 26 - Emma Johnson (cl), English CO/Gerard Schwarz (ASV CD DCA 659)

SAINT-SAËNS: Violin Sonata No 1 in D minor Op 75 - Pinchas Zukerman (vln), Marc Neikrug (pno) (PHILIPS 416 157)

TYE: Agnus Dei, from Mass, Euge bone - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers (CORO COR 16056)

BLOCH: Schelomo - Mischa Maisky (cello), Israel Phil/Leonard Bernstein (DG 427 347)

MENDELSSOHN: String Quartet No 2 in A minor Op 13 - Melos Quartet (DG 415 883)

Tuesday 6 December 2016

12:00 AM. Music Through the Night

Disc 1

BLOMDAHL: Symphonies, No 1; No 2; No 3, Facets - Swedish Radio SO/Leif Segerstam (BIS CD 611)

1:10 approx - Disc 2

REGONDI: Remembrance; A Set of Three Waltzes; Hexaméron du concertiniste; Souvenir d'amitié - Helmut Jacobs (accordion) (Dabringhaus & Grimm MDG 9030 1420)

2:25 approx - Disc 3

FAYRFAX: Albanus Domini Laudans, from Alloquio dulcis vultu; Missa Albanus; O Maria Deo Gratia; Ave Lumen Gratie; Eterne Laudis Lilum - Cardinall's Musick/Andrew Carwood (ASV DC GAU 160)

3:30 approx - Disc 4


Adaptations and improvisations on piano works by Debussy, Beethoven, Mozart, Chopin & Liszt - Eugene Albulescu (pno) (Downstage DSR 1009)

4:40 approx - Disc 5

MOZART: Concertone in C for two flutes K190; CIMAROSA: Concerto in G for two flutes; VIVALDI: Concerto in C for two flutes & strings RV533; A STAMITZ: Concerto in G for two flutes - Shigenori Kudo, Jean-Pierre Rampal (fls), Mozarteum Orch (Sony SK 45930)

6:00 AM. Classic Morning with Rick Young

BACH: Brandenburg Concerto No 5 in D BWV1050 (3) - European Brandenburg Ensemble/Trevor Pinnock (dir) (AVIE AV 2119)

MOZART: Symphony No 33 in Bb K319 (4) - London Mozart Players/Jane Glover (ASV CD DCA 717)

PROKOFIEV: Juliet as a young girl, from Romeo & Juliet - Royal Phil/Daniele Gatti (CONIFER 75605 51343)

ROSSINI: Sento un' interna voce - Malvina Major (sop), Gerald Gover (pno) (EMI 5 56724)

TCHAIKOVSKY: Elegy in G - Gothenburg SO/Neeme Järvi (BIS SACD 1458)

SCHUBERT: Ave Maria D839 - Igor Kamenz (pno) (ARS MUSICI 232 340)

HOVHANESS: Symphony No 2, Mysterious Mountain (1) - Royal Liverpool Phil/Gerard Schwarz (TELARC CD 80604)


RESPIGHI: Ancient Airs & Dances Suite No 1 (4) - Boston SO/Seiji Ozawa (DG 419 868)

HANDEL: Let the bright seraphim, from Samson - Joan Sutherland (sop), Harry Dilley (tpt), Royal Opera House, Covent Garden Orch/Francesco Molinari-Pradelli (Decca 425 016)

SIBELIUS: Valse triste, from Kuolema - West-Eastern Divan Orch/Daniel Barenboim (warner 2564 62190)

BRAHMS: Piano Pieces Op 118 (2) - Lars Vogt (pno) (EMI 5 57543)

HAMILTON: A Child of the snows, from A Child comes forth - Key Cygnetures/Elise Bradley, Helen Webby (harp), Rowan Johnston (percussion) (RNZ)

BUTTERWORTH: Banks of Green Willow - London SO/André Previn (emi 3 82157)

PAGANINI: Moto perpetuo in C Op 11 - Philippe Quint (vln), Dmitriy Cogan (pno) (NAXOS 8.570703)

ELGAR: Pomp & Circumstance March No 3 - London Phil/Adrian Boult (EMI CDM 7 64015)


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

HAYDN: Cello Concerto No 2 in D HobVIIb/2 (3) - Gautier Capuçon (cello), Mahler CO/Daniel Harding (VIRGIN 5 45560)

SOR: Caprice in E Op 50, Le calme - William Carter (gtr) (LINN CKD 380)

SARASATE: Romanza andaluza Op 22/1 - Christian Ferras (vln), Jean-Claude Ambrosini (pno) (BRILLIANT CLASSICS 93791)

VERDI: Ah, fors'è lui, from La Traviata - Inessa Galante (sop), Latvian Opera Orch/Alexander Vilumanis (CAMPIONCD 1338)

BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonata No 3 in C Op 2/3 (4) - Maurizio Pollini (pno) (DG 477 6594)

WEBER: Clarinet Quintet in Bb Op 34 (2) - Sabine Meyer (cl), Württemberg CO, Heilbronn/Jörg Faerber (EMI 5 67988)


DVORÁK: String Quartet No 12 in F Op 96, American (1) - Keller Quartet (ERATO 4509 96968)

A MARCELLO: Oboe Concerto in D minor - John Abberger (ob), Tafelmusik/Jeanne Lamon (dir) (ANALEKTA AN 2 9811)

BRIDGE: Phantasie Trio in C minor - Jack Liebeck (vln), Alexander Chaushian (cello), Ashley Wass (pno) (NAXOS 8.570792)

ZIEHRER: Viennese Girls Waltz Op 388 - Razumovsky Sinfonia/Christian Pollack (MARCO POLO 8.223817)

10:00 AM. Weekday Classics with Clarissa Dunn

CHOPIN: Piano Concerto No 2 in F minor Op 21 (3) - Lang Lang (pno), Vienna Phil/Zubin Mehta (DG 477 7449)

RACHMANINOV: Symphonic Dances Op 45 (1) - Russian National Orchestra/Mikhail Pletnev (DG 457 598)

VIVALDI arr Sorrell: Trio Sonata in D minor RV63, La Follia - Cynthia Roberts, Julie Andrijeski (vlns), Apollo's Fire (Cleveland Baroque Orch/Jeannette Sorrell (dir) (AVIE AV 2211)

STRAUSS: Macbeth Op 23 - Detroit SO/Antal Dorati (DECCA 410 146)

GRIEG: Carnival scene Op 19/3 - Elena Filonova (pno) (CALLIOPE CAL 9405)

GRAINGER: Tribute to Foster - Jessica Aszodi (sop), Victoria Lambourn (mezzo), Ben Namdarian, Timothy Reynolds (tens), Nicholas Dinopoulos (bbar), Melbourne SO & Chorus/Andrew Davis (Chandos CHSA 5121)

COPLAND: Appalachian Spring - San Francisco SO/Michael Tilson Thomas (RCA 09026 63511)


BRAHMS: Piano Trio No 1 in B Op 8 (4) - Gould Piano Trio (QUARTZ QTZ 2011)

MOZART: Horn Concerto No 2 in Eb K417 - Claire Briggs (horn), Royal Liverpool Phil/Stephen Kovacevich (EMI 3 82227)

VICTORIA: O magnum mysterium - Handel & Haydn Society Chorus/Grant Llewellyn (AVIE AV 0039)

BACH: Partita No 5 in G BWV829 - Murray Perahia (pno) (SONY 88697 44361)

1:00 PM. Upbeat with Eva Radich

Music news & current affairs (RNZ)

2:00 PM. Made in New Zealand

NZ performers and composers

GOLLAND: Peace - Adam Frey (euphonium), New Zealand SO/Bruce Hangen (NAXOS 8.570538)

ARNOLD: Clarinet Sonatina Op 29 - Mark Walton (cl), Paul Bateman (pno) (EX CHALUMEAU EBY 001)

HILL: String Quartet No 5 in Eb, Allies - Dominion Quartet (NAXOS 8.572446)

HANDEL: Water Music Suite No 3 in G - London Festival Orch/Ross Pople (ARTE NOVA ANO 304980)

3:00 PM. Classic Afternoons with David Morriss

PROKOFIEV: Piano Concerto No 1 in Db Op 10 - Andrei Gavrilov (pno), CBSO/Simon Rattle (PHILIPS 456 787)

HAYDN: String Quartet in Bb Op 33/4 - Weller Quartet (DECCA 475 6796)

GRIEG: Violin Sonata No 2 in G Op 13 - Vadim Repin (vln), Nikolai Lugansky (pno) (DG 477 8794)


TELEMANN: Flute Suite No 5 in A minor - Rachel Brown (fl), members of Collegium Musicum 90/Simon Standage (vln/dir) (CHANDOS CHAN 0525)

CASTELNUOVO-TEDESCO: Guitar Sonata in D Op 77 - Norbert Kraft (gtr) (CHANDOS CHAN 9033)

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

BOËLLMANN: Variations Symphoniques Op 23 - Oliver Gledhill (cello), Jeremy Filsell (pno) (guild GMCD 7135)


SCHUBERT: Symphony No 5 in Bb D485 (4) - CO of Europe/Claudio Abbado (DG 423 654)

DI CAPUA: O sole mio - José Carreras (ten), English CO/Edoardo Müller (PHILIPS 462 892)

CHOPIN: Polonaise in Ab Op 53, Heroic - Evgeny Kissin (pno) (rca 09026 63535)

BRAHMS: Hungarian Dance No 6 in D - London SO/Neeme Järvi (CHANDOS CHAN 8885)

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

ADAM: O Holy Night - Leontyne Price (sop), Vienna Phil/Herbert von Karajan (decca 468 503)

KREISLER: Recitative & Scherzo-caprice Op 6 - Yehudi Menuhin (vln) (EMI 5 65963)

DVORÁK: String Quintet in Eb Op 97 (2) - Members of the Vienna Octet (DECCA 425 537)


FESCH: Concerto No 4 in D (Allegro) - Musica ad Rhenum (NM CLASSICS 97001)

RAVEL: Piano Trio in A minor (1) - Borodin Trio (Chandos CHAN 8458)

GRAINGER: Spoon River - BBC Phil/Richard Hickox (CHANDOS CHAN 9839)

WAGNER: Ride of the Valkyries, from Die Walküre - Jean-Yves Thibaudet (pno) (DECCA 475 7668)

WEBER: Invitation to the Dance - National Phil/Richard Bonynge (DECCA 433 864)

VIVALDI: Four Seasons, Autumn - Jeanne Lamon (vln/dir), Tafelmusik (SONY MLK 64062)

7:00 PM. Music Alive

New Zealand SO/Hamish McKeich

BEETHOVEN: Coriolan Overture Op 62; Symphony No 5 in C minor Op 67 (recorded in Michael Fowler Centre, Wellington by RNZ)

8:00 PM. The Lilburn Lecture 2016

'Prosaic Notes from an Unwritten Journal'

Composer JENNY MCLEOD begins with Lilburn's thoughts on tradition 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) (R Sunday 11 December at 9pm)

9:00 PM. Evening Classics

LULLY: Ballet of the Pleasures - Aradia Baroque Ensemble/Kevin Mallon (dir) (NAXOS 8.554003)

PROKOFIEV: Five Melodies Op 35b - Natalia Lomeiko (vln), Olga Sitkovetsky (pno) (Atoll ACD 513)

GOUNOD: O divine redeemer - Yvonne Kenny (sop), Adelaide SO/David Stanhope (ABC CLASSICS 465 427)

HAYDN: Symphony No 88 in G - London Mozart Players/Jane Glover (ASV CD DCA 677)

10:00 PM. Day's End

SCHUBERT: Das Lied im Grünen D917 - Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (bar), Gerald Moore (pno) (EMI CDM 7 69503)

BRUCH: Kol Nidrei - Truls Mörk (cello), French Radio Phil/Paavo Järvi (virgin 5 45664)

BACH: Italian Concerto in F BWV971 - Diedre Irons (pno) (RNZ)

SALIERI: Twenty-six Variations on La follia di Spagna - David Nolan (vln), Philharmonia/Pietro Spada (ASV CD DCA 955)

D'INDY: Choral varié - Theodore Kerkezos (sax), London SO/Yuri Simonov (ONYX 4065)

CHOPIN: Piano Sonata No 2 in Bb minor Op 35 - Murray Perahia (pno) (CBS MK 32780)

BOCCHERINI: String Quintet in F G338 - Ensemble 415 (HARMONIA MUNDI HMC 90 1334)

Wednesday 7 December 2016

12:00 AM. Music Through the Night

Disc 1

MASSENET: Herodiade, Ballet Music; Orchestral Suite No 1; Orchestral Suite No 2, Scene Hongroises; Orchestral Suite No 3, Scenes Dramatiques - New Zealand SO/Jean-Yves Ossonce (Naxos 8.553124)

1:15 approx - Disc 2

DUARTE: Suite piemontese Op 46; Toute en ronde Op 57; Musikones Op 107; English Suite Op 31; Variations on a Catalan folk song Op 25; Birds Op 66; Homage to Antonio Lauro; Sonatinette Op 35 - Antigoni Goni (gtr) (Naxos 8.554554)

2:25 approx - Disc 3

SCHUMANN: Liederkreis Op 39; Twelve Poems Op 35 - Ian Partridge (ten), Thomas Hemsley (bar), Jennifer Partridge, Paul Hamburger (pnos) (BBC MM 122)

3:40 approx - Disc 4

ELGAR: Serenade in E minor for strings Op 20; MOZART: Serenade No 6 in D K239; DVORÁK: Serenade in E for strings Op 22; VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Serenade to Music - Soloists of Australia/Ronald Thomas; London Phil/Vernon Handley (Chandos CHAN 6526)

4:45 approx - Disc 5

COATES: The Merrymakers; London Suite; Cinderella; The Selfish Giant; London Again Suite; Calling all workers; March, The dam busters - Czecho-Slovak Radio SO, Bratislava/Adrian Leaper (Marco Polo 8.223445)

6:00 AM. Classic Morning with Rick Young

6:00 HANDEL: Keyboard Suite No 2 in F HWV427 - Angela Hewitt (pno) (HYPERION CDA 67736)

GROFÉ: Grand Canyon Suite (1) - Bournemouth SO/William T Stromberg (NAXOS 8.559007)

WHITACRE: little tree - Elora Festival Singers/Noel Edison, Leslie De'Ath (pno) (NAXOS 8.559677)

RASBACH: Trees - Julian Lloyd Webber (cello), John Lenehan (pno) (EMI 3 59488)

GLAZUNOV: Symphony No 7 in F Op 77, Pastoral (1) - Royal Scottish National Orch/José Serebrier (WARNER 2564 63236)

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

CPE BACH: Cello Concerto in A Wq172 (1) - Jan Vogler (cello), Munich CO/Reinhard Goebel (SONY 88697 11997)


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

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

BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonata No 7 in D Op 10/3 (1) - András Schiff (pno) (ECM 1942)

HANDEL: Pastoral Symphony, from Messiah - Bournemouth SO/José Serebrier (NAXOS 8.557883)

REZNICEK: Donna Diana, Overture - Cincinnati Pops Orch/Erich Kunzel (TELARC CD 80116)

LISZT: Rêve d'amour No 3 - François-René Duchâble (pno) (VIRGIN 3 63278)

SCHUMANN: Symphony No 1 in Bb Op 38, Spring (3) - Champs-Elysées Orch/Philippe Herreweghe (HARMONIA MUNDI HMC 90 1972)

RACHMANINOV: Piano Concerto No 1 in F# minor Op 1 (3) - Valentina Lisitsa (pno), London SO/Michael Francis (Decca 478 4890)


ELGAR: Sospiri Op 70 - Nigel Kennedy (vln), Peter Pettinger (pno) (Chandos CHAN 8380)

KRAUS: Pantomime in G - Swedish CO/Petter Sundkvist (NAXOS 8.557498)

DVORÁK: String Quartet No 9 in D minor (2) - Prague String Quartet (DG 429 193)

CHOPIN: Waltz in A minor Op posth - Jean-Yves Thibaudet (pno) (DAL SEGNO DSPRCD 060)

TCHAIKOVSKY: Suite No 2 in C Op 53 (5) - Detroit SO/Neeme Järvi (CHANDOS CHAN 9454)

OLSSON: God's son is born - Sofia Vocal Ensemble/Bengt Ollén (Footprint Records FRCD 060)

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Symphony No 5 in D (4) - Atlanta SO/Robert Spano (TELARC CD 80676)


SIBELIUS: Violin Concerto in D minor Op 47 (3) - Leila Josefowicz (vln), ASMF/Neville Marriner (philips 446 131)

SAINT-SAËNS: Variations on a theme of Beethoven Op 35 - Julian Reynolds, Peter Lockwood (pno duo) (GLOBE GLO 5152)

COATES: Bird Songs at Eventide - Robert White (ten), Stephen Hough (pno) (HYPERION CDA 66818)

HANDEL: Concerto Grosso in F Op 6/9 - English Concert/Trevor Pinnock (dir) (ARCHIV 410 899)

FAURÉ: Pavane - Maxim Rysanov (vla), Ashley Wass (pno) (BIS SACD 1773)

10:00 AM. Weekday Classics with Clarissa Dunn

BRAHMS - Symphony No 4 in E minor Op 98 (3) - Czech Phil/Jirí Belohlávek (Supraphon SU 3868)

STRAUSS: Ramble on the Last Love Duet in Rosenkavalier - Piers Lane (pno) (HYPERION CDA 67279)

ANON: There is no rose - Handel & Haydn Society Chorus/Grant Llewellyn (AVIE AV 2078)

MOZART: Symphony No 41 in C K551, Jupiter - Freiburg Baroque Orch/René Jacobs (HARMONIA MUNDI HMC 90 1958)

PICCININI: Toccata; Folias - Latitude 37 (ABC Classics 476 4525)

SCHUMANN: Piano Quartet in Eb Op 47 - Menahem Pressler (pno), members of the Emerson String Quartet (DG 445 848)

PIAZZOLLA: Oblivion - Joshua Bell (vln), Carel Kraayenhof (bandoneón), instrumental ensemble (SONY 88697 55436)

PROKOFIEV: Marches for Military Band (4) - Royal Northern College of Music Wind Orch/Clark Rundell (CHANDOS CHAN 10166)

WEBER: Clarinet Concertino in Eb Op 26 - Sabine Meyer (cl), Dresden State Orch/Herbert Blomstedt (EMI 5 67988)

12:00 RACHMANINOV: Piano Concerto No 3 in D minor Op 30 (3) - Leif Ove Andsnes (pno), Oslo Phil/Paavo Berglund (EMI CDC 5 56350)

Ave Maria, from Vespers Op 37 - Choir of St John's College, Cambridge/Andrew Nethsingha (CHANDOS CHSA 5085)

TELEMANN: Overture-Suite in Bb TWV55/B11, La Bourse - Jeanne Lamon (vln/dir), Tafelmusik (FLEURS DE LYS FL 2 3138)

MOZART: Dalla sua pace, from Don Giovanni - Rolando Villazón (ten), Mahler CO/Yannick Nézet-Séguin (DG 477 9878)

1:00 PM. Upbeat with Eva Radich

Music news & current affairs (RNZ)

2:00 PM. Made in New Zealand

NZ performers and composers

MENDELSSOHN: String Quartet No 3 in D Op 44/1 (1) - New Zealand String Quartet (Naxos 8.570003)

SIBELIUS: Belshazzar's Feast, Suite - New Zealand SO/Pietari Inkinen (NAXOS 8.570763)

METCALFE: Silent Westway; Ochre Orange Freeway; As She - Tom Kerstens (gtr), Tom Kerstens' G Plus ensemble (REAL WORLD CDRW 175)

WALTON: Crown Imperial - Central Band of the Royal New Zealand Airforce, Janet Gibbs (organ)/Graham Hanify (KIWI CD SLC 216)

3:00 PM. Classic Afternoons with David Morriss

MAHLER: Songs of a Wayfarer - Christa Ludwig (mezzo), Philharmonia/Adrian Boult (EMI CDM 7 69499)

STRAVINSKY: Petrushka - Columbia SO/Igor Stravinsky (CBS MK 42433)


HAYDN: Keyboard Sonata No 13 in G HobXVI/6 - Marc-André Hamelin (pno) (Hyperion CDA 67882)

SCHUMANN: Fantasy in C Op 131 - Anne-Sophie Mutter (vln), New York Phil/Kurt Masur (DG 457 075)

GOUNOD: Ave Maria - Leontyne Price (sop), Vienna Phil/Herbert von Karajan (Decca 425 016)

BACH: Concerto in D minor for oboe & violin BWV1060 - François Leleux (ob), Akiko Suwanai (vln/dir), CO of Europe (PHILIPS 475 6934)

ROSSINI: An Italian Girl in Algiers, Overture - Metropolitan Opera Orch/James Levine (DG 445 552)


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

HANDEL: Harp Concerto in Bb HWV294 (1) - Maxine Eilander (harp), Tafelmusik/Jeanne Lamon (dir) (ANALEKTA AN 2 9811)

DONIZETTI: Amici miei, che allegro giorno! - Juan Diego Flórez (ten), Fernando Piqueras (bar), Valencia State Chorus and Orch/Daniel Oren (DECCA 478 0314)

VILLA-LOBOS: Aria, from Bachianas Brasileiras No 5 - António Meneses (cello), Celina Szrvinsk (pno) (AVIE AV 2162)

ALFVÉN: See how brightly shines the star - Sofia Vocal Ensemble/Bengt Ollén (Footprint Records FRCD 060)

SIBELIUS: Karelia Suite (1) - Gothenburg SO/Neeme Järvi (DG 447 760)

MOZART: Quintet in Eb for piano & winds K452 (3) - Daniel Barenboim (pno), Hansjörg Schellenberger (ob), Larry Combs (cl), Dale Clevenger (horn), Daniele Damiano (bsn) (ERATO 4509 96359)


BEETHOVEN: Septet in Eb Op 20 (5) - Nash Ensemble (ASV GLD 4002)

RESPIGHI: Roman Festivals (4) - Montreal SO/Charles Dutoit (Decca 410 145)

BELLINI: Casta diva, from Norma - Jean-Yves Thibaudet (pno) (DECCA 475 7668)

SAINT-SAËNS: Havanaise - Sarah Chang (vln), Philadelphia Orch/Wolfgang Sawallisch (EMI CDC 5 55026)

BRAHMS: Piano Sonata No 3 in F minor Op 5 (2) - Lars Vogt (pno) (EMI 5 57125)

TELEMANN: Oboe d'amore Concerto in E minor - Sarah Francis (ob d'amore/dir), London Harpsichord Ensemble (REGISC 1119)

7:00 PM. Music Alive

Christmas Music from Sweden

A concert of seasonal music in folk style performed by Jul i Folkton (recorded in Scalateatern, Stockholm) (EBU)

8:00 PM. Evening Classics

FRESCOBALDI: Aria di Balletto - John Wells (org) (RNZ)

CHOPIN: Ballade No 1 in G minor Op 23 - Murray Perahia (pno) (PHILIPS 456 922)

TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No 2 in C minor Op 17, Little Russian - Pittsburgh SO/Lorin Maazel (TELARC CD 80131)

The Seasons Op 37b (12) - Ilya Rachkovsky (pno) (NAXOS 8.570787)

BEETHOVEN: Piano Trio No 2 in G Op 1/2 - Storioni Trio (PENTATONE PTC 5186 071)

RACHMANINOV: The water lily; A dream; A prayer - Viktoriya Dodoka (sop), Iola Shelley (pno) (ATOLL ACD 106)

BERLIOZ: Rêverie & Caprice - Chantal Juillet (vln), Montreal SO/Charles Dutoit (DECCA 458 143)

10:00 PM. Day's End

WAGNER: Lohengrin, Prelude to Act 1 - BBC Phil/Edward Downes (BBC MUSIC BBC MM 257)

DVORÁK: American Suite in A Op 98b - Royal Phil/Antal Dorati (Decca 430 702)

TAVENER: The Lamb - Choir of St John's College, Cambridge/Christopher Robinson (NAXOS 8.555256)

LILBURN: A Song of Islands - New Zealand SO/John Hopkins (KIWI CD SLD 100)

KODÁLY: Adagio - Sarah-Jane Bradley (vla), Anthony Hewitt (pno) (NAXOS 8.572533)

BORODIN: String Quartet No 2 in D (1) - I Musici de Montréal/Yuli Turovsky (CHANDOS CHAN 9484)

BRAHMS: Ballades Op 10 - Cédric Tiberghien (pno) (HARMONIA MUNDI HMC 90 1943)

HOLST: Nunc dimittis - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers (UNIVERSAL 476 3160)

Thursday 8 December 2016

12:00 AM. Music Through the Night

Disc 1

J STAMITZ: Symphonies, in D Op 3/2; in Eb Op 11/3; Three Manheim Symphonies, in G; in A; in Bb; Trio in E Op 5/3 - NZSO Chamber Orch/Donald Armstrong (Naxos 8.553194)

1:10 approx - Disc 2

ELGAR: Piano Quintet in A minor Op 84; BRIDGE: Quintet in D minor for piano, two violins, viola & cello - Allan Schiller (pno), Coull String Quartet (ASV CD DCA 678)

2:20 approx - Disc 3

HAYDN: Mass in Bb HobXXII/12, Theresienmesse; Mass in G, St. Nicholas - Nancy Argenta (sop) Catherine Robbin (contralto), Michael Schade (ten), Alastair Miles (bass), English Consort & Choir/Trevor Pinnock (Archiv 437 807)

3:35 approx - Disc 4

VILLA-LOBOS: Preludes, No 1 in E minor; No 2 in E; No 3 in A minor; PONCE: Preludio, Balletto & Giga; CASTELNUOVO-TEDESCO: Capriccio Diabolico; ALBÉNIZ: Asturias; CASTELNUOVO-TEDESCO: Sonata; TURINA: Fandanguillo; SOR: Introduction & Allegro Op 14 - Guillermo Fierens (gtr) (ASV CD DCA 685)

4:45 approx - Disc 5

GRIEG: Holberg Suite Op 40; Elegiac Melodies Op 34; SIBELIUS: Valse Triste Op 44; NIELSEN: Little Suite Op 1; WIRÉN: Serenade Op 11; SIBELIUS: Rakastava Op 14 - Roy Gillard (vln), ASMF/Neville Marriner (Argo 417 132)

6:00 AM. Classic Morning with Rick Young

HANDEL: Concerto Grosso in C, Alexander's Feast (1) - Simon Standage, Micaela Comberti (vlns), Anthony Pleeth (cello/Trevor Pinnock (hpschd/dir) (Archiv 415 291)

CHOPIN: Impromptu No 1 in Ab Op 29 - Angela Hewitt (pno) (HYPERION CDA 67371/2)

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

SAINT-SAËNS: Introduction & Rondo Capriccioso Op 28 - Akiko Suwanai (vln), Philharmonia/Charles Dutoit (PHILIPS 475 6189)

BEETHOVEN: Piano Trio No 1 in Eb Op 1/1 (1) - Canterbury Trio (RNZ)

MOZART: Concerto in C for flute & harp K299 (3) - William Bennett (fl), Claire Jones (harp), English CO/Paul Watkins (SIGNUM SIGCD 216)


DUSSEK: Sinfonia in G (1) - Helsinki Baroque Orch/Aapo Häkkinen (Naxos 8.572683)

BRAHMS: String Quintet No 2 in G Op 111 (3) - Nash Ensemble, Philip Dukes (vla) (ONYX 4043)

BERLIOZ: Queen Mab Scherzo, from Romeo & Juliet - London SO/Colin Davis (PHILIPS 438 307)

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

TRAD: Es ist ein Ros' entsprungen - Monteverdi Choir/John Eliot Gardiner (abc classics 472 044)

ANON: Jota - Hesperion XXI (ALIA VOX AV 9834)

BARTÓK: Romanian Folk Dances Sz56 - Peter Csaba (vln), Peter Frankl (pno) (PRAGA PRD 250 190)

LILBURN: Processional Fanfare - New Zealand SO/James Judd (naxos 8.557697)


MACDOWELL: Romance - Aisling Drury Byrne (cello), Ireland National SO/Arthur Fagen (NAXOS 8.559049)

DVORÁK: Czech Suite Op 39 (4) - Prague Philharmonia/Jakub Hrusa (SUPRAPHON SU 3867)

TRAD: Shenandoah - Graduate Choir/Terence Maskell (ATOLL ACD 105)

KREISLER: Prelude & Allegro - Roger Chase (vla), Michiko Otaki (pno) (naxos 8.572293)

WAGNER: Siegfried's Rhine Journey, from Götterdämmerung - Dresden State Opera Orch/Peter Schneider (DG 477 6003)

WEBER: Andante & Hungarian Rondo in C minor Op 35 - Klaus Thunemann (bsn), ASMF/Neville Marriner (PHILIPS 432 081)

RAVEL: Le Tombeau de Couperin (3) - London SO/Claudio Abbado (DG 423 665)

ANON: Tourdion - Linn Andrea Fuglseth, Anna Maria Friman (sops), period instrument ensemble/Rolf Lislevand (dir) (ecm 2088 (476 3317))


MENDELSSOHN: Hebrides Overture - Scottish CO/Joseph Swensen (LINN CKD 216)

SMETANA: On the Sea Shore, a memory - Kathryn Stott (pno) (CHANDOS CHAN 10430)

MOZART: Per pietà, ben mio, from Così fan tutte - Magdalena Kozená (mezzo), Orch of the Age of Enlightenment/Simon Rattle (ARCHIV 477 6272)

MERLIN: Suite del Recuerdo - Bruce Paine (gtr) (PRIVATE)

GLINKA: Summer Night in Madrid, Spanish Overture No 2 - BBC Phil/Vassily Sinaisky (CHANDOS CHAN 9861)

10:00 AM. Weekday Classics with Clarissa Dunn

SCHUBERT: String Quintet in C D956 (3) - Ralph Kirshbaum (cello), Takács Quartet (Hyperion CDA 67864)

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

STRAUSS: Dance Suite - ASMF/Neville Marriner (PHILIPS 446 696)

HAYDN: String Quartet in Bb Op 55/3 - Lindsay String Quartet (ASV CD DCA 906)

SAINT-SAËNS: Violin Concerto No 3 in B minor Op 61 - Xue-Wei (vln), Philharmonia/Kees Bakels (ASV CD DCA 680)

TCHAIKOVSKY: 1812 Overture - Cincinnati SO/Erich Kunzel (TELARC CD 80640)


CHABRIER: Joyeuse Marche - Montreal SO/Charles Dutoit (DECCA 421 527)

RACHMANINOV: Variations on a theme of Chopin Op 22 - Vladimir Ashkenazy (pno) (DECCA 478 2938)

TRAD: Wexford Carol - Paul McMahon (ten), Cantillation (abc classics 472 044)

BACH: Concerto in D minor for two violins BWV1043 - Andrew Manze (vln/dir), Rachel Podger (vln), Academy of Ancient Music (HARMONIA MUNDI HMU 90 7155)

1:00 PM. Upbeat with Eva Radich

Music news & current affairs (RNZ)

2:00 PM. Made in New Zealand

NZ performers and composers

LANGFORD: Rhapsody on Sea Shanties - Auckland Brass/Nigel Weeks (KIWI CD SLC 247)

TARTINI: Concertino - Mark Walton (cl), Paul Bateman (pno) (CHALUMEAU EBY 001)

RIES: Swedish National Airs with Variations Op 52 - Christopher Hinterhuber (pno), Gävle SO/Uwe Grodd (NAXOS 8.557844)

FARR: Kembang Suling - Alexa Still (fl), Gareth Farr (marimba) (TRUST MMT 2020)

PRUDEN: Taranaki - New Zealand SO/Philip Walsh (RNZ)

3:00 PM. Classic Afternoons with David Morriss

PROKOFIEV: Toccata in D minor Op 11 - Martha Argerich (pno) (DG 447 430)

WAGNER: Siegfried Idyll - Vienna Symphony/Wolfgang Sawallisch (PHILIPS 422 480)

BRAHMS: Violin Sonata No 2 in A Op 100 - Itzhak Perlman (vln), Daniel Barenboim (pno) (SONY SK 45819)

LISZT: Hungarian Rhapsody No 1 in F minor S359/1 - London SO/Antal Dorati (MERCURY 432 015)


ALBÉNIZ: España Op 165 - Xuefei Yang (gtr) (EMI 6 98361)

MENDELSSOHN: Variations concertantes in D Op 17 - António Meneses (cello), Gérard Wyss (pno) (AVIE AV 2140)


KABALEVSKY: Colas Breugnon, Overture - BBC Phil/Vassily Sinaisky (CHANDOS CHAN 10052)

BRUCH: Scottish Fantasy (5) - James Ehnes (vln), Montreal SO/Mario Bernardi (CBC SMCD 5222)

J STRAUSS I: Viennese Good-Nature Waltz Op 116 - Gaudier Ensemble (HYPERION CDA 67169)

CHOPIN: Cello Sonata in G minor Op 65 (2) - Truls Mörk (cello), Kathryn Stott (pno) (VIRGIN 3 85784)

SWEELINCK: Hodie Christus natus est - Handel & Haydn Society Chorus/Grant Llewellyn (AVIE AV 2078)

WEBER: Clarinet Concerto No 2 in Eb Op 74 (2) - Sabine Meyer (cl), Dresden State Orch/Herbert Blomstedt (EMI 5 67988)

GERSHWIN: My man's gone now, from Porgy & Bess - Anne-Sophie Mutter (vln), André Previn (pno) (DG 471 500)


SIECZYNSKI: Vienna, city of my dreams - Cincinnati Pops Orch/Erich Kunzel (TELARC CD 80547)

BOCCHERINI: String Quartet in G G223, La Tiranna (2) - Ensemble 415 (HARMONIA MUNDI HMC 90 1334)

MOZART: Piano Concerto No 21 in C K467 (2) - James Galway (fl/dir), Catrin Finch (harp), Sinfonia Varsovia (DG 477 6233)

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

TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No 4 in F minor Op 36 (2) - Concertgebouw Orch, Amsterdam/Bernard Haitink (PHILIPS 420 142)

RESPIGHI: Adagio with Variations - Duo Pepicelli (Naxos 8.555691)

7:00 PM. Music Alive

Adam Chamber Music Festival 2013

MENDELSSOHN: Songs without Words, in E Op 19/1; in D Op 30/5; in Ab Op 38/6; in A Op 62/6; in C Op 102/3; in C Op 67/4 - Péter Nagy (pno)

MCLEOD: He Whakaahua a Maru (A Portrait of Maru) - Jenny Wollerman (sop), Karen Batten (fl), Emma Sayers (pno)

SCHUBERT: Piano Trio No 2 in Eb D929 - Helene Pohl (vln), Rolf Gjelsten (cello), Emma Sayers (pno) (recorded in the Nelson School of Music by RNZ)

8:45 PM. Evening Classics

GLINKA: Divertimento Brillante on themes from Bellini's - Russian National SO Soloists: Alexi Bruni, Mikhail Moshkunov (vlns), Andrei Kevorkov (vla), Erik Pozdeev (cello), Rusteem Gabdulin (dbass), Leonid Ogrinchuk (pno) (REGISC 1288)

LILBURN: Aotearoa Overture - New Zealand SO/James Judd (naxos 8.557697)

DVORÁK: Silent Woods - Han-Na Chang (cello), Philharmonia/Leonard Slatkin (EMI 5 57052)

SATIE: Gymnopédie No 1 - ASMF/Neville Marriner (PHILIPS 426 051)

SCHUMANN: Piano Concerto in A minor Op 54 - Eugene Istomin (pno), Columbia SO/Bruno Walter (CBS MK 42024)

10:00 PM. Day's End

STANFORD: And I saw another angel - William Kendall (ten), Winchester Cathedral Choir/David Hill, Christopher Monks (org) (HYPERION CDA 66964)

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

COPLAND: Quiet City - Philip Smith (tpt), Thomas Stacy (cor anglais), New York Phil/Leonard Bernstein (DG 419 170)

FIELD: Rondo in Ab - John Khouri (fpno) (ENTR'ACTE ESCD 6503)

DEBUSSY: Pagodas, from Estampes - Lyon National Orch/Jun Märkl (NAXOS 8.572568)

VIVALDI: Concerto in F for multiple instruments RV574 - Freiburg Baroque Orch/Gottfried von der Goltz (dir) (OPUS 111 OP 30283)

BRAHMS: String Quartet No 3 in Bb Op 67 - Takács Quartet (HYPERION CDA 67552)

Friday 9 December 2016

12:00 AM. Music Through the Night

Disc 1

MOZART: Symphony No 31 in D, Paris; Andante from K297; Symphony No 35 in D, Haffner; Symphony No 36 in C, Linz - Royal Concertgebouw Orch, Amsterdam/Josef Krips (Philips 426 063)

1:10 approx - Disc 2

VIVALDI: Bassoon Concerti, No 7 in A minor RV497; No 8 in F RV485; No 27 in Eb RV483; No 3 in C RV478; No 2 in A minor RV498; No 9 in C RV480; No 24 in Bb RV502 - Daniel Smith (bsn), Zagreb Soloists/Tonko Ninic (ASV CD DCA 975)

2:20 approx - Disc 3

VARIOUS: Popular arias & folksongs - Dmitri Hvorostovsky (bar), Various orchestras & conductors (Philips 454 395)

3:25 approx - Disc 4

ROSSINI: 14 Pieces from Sins of Old Age - Alberto Portugheis (pno) (ASV CD DCA 901)

4:40 approx - Disc 5

KRAUS: Symphony in D, Sinfonia da chiesa; Symphonies, in C# minor; in C; in C minor, Symphonie funebre - Concerto Cologne (Capriccio 10 430)

6:00 AM. Classic Morning with Rick Young


DVORÁK: String Sextet in A Op 48 (3) - Panocha Quartet, Josef Kluson (vla), Michal Kanka (cello) (SUPRAPHON SU 3921)

RAVEL: Alborada del Gracioso, from Miroirs - Michael Houstoun (pno) (RNZ)

BORODIN: In the Steppes of Central Asia - Royal Phil/Ole Schmidt (REGISC 1215)

FAURÉ: Après un rêve - Janine Jansen (vln), Itamar Golan (pno) (DECCA 478 2256)

HAYDN: L'Infedeltà delusa, Sinfonia - Vienna Haydn Sinfonietta/Manfred Huss (BIS CD 1818)

BRUCH: Ave Maria Op 61 - Han-Na Chang (cello), Philharmonia/Leonard Slatkin (EMI 5 57052)

GUANG: Colourful Clouds Chasing the Moon - Yundi Li (pno) (EMI 0 88658)


BRAHMS: Symphony No 1 in C minor Op 68 (3) - London SO/Bernard Haitink (LSO LIVE LSO 0045)

BACH: Brandenburg Concerto No 4 in G BWV1049 (3) - Leipzig Gewandhaus Orch/Riccardo Chailly (DECCA 478 2191)

PUCCINI: Un bel dì, from Madame Butterfly - Angela Gheorghiu (sop), Royal Opera House, Covent Garden Orch/Ion Marin (EMI 5 57264)

GERSHWIN: Stiff Upper Lip: Funhouse sequence, - New Princess Theatre Orch/John McGlinn (EMI CDC 7 47977)

VILLA-LOBOS: Chôros No 1 - Pepe Romero (gtr) (PHILIPS 432 102)

GOTTSCHALK: Grande Tarentelle Op 67 - Michael Gurt (pno), Hot Springs Festival SO/Richard Rosenberg (NAXOS 8.559320)

ZÉSPEDES: Convidando esta la noche - Ex Cathedra Choir & Baroque Ensemble/Jeffrey Skidmore (HYPERION CDA 67380)

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


HANDEL: Lascia ch'io pianga, from Rinaldo - Collegium Musicum 90/Simon Standage (CHANDOS CHAN 0650)

SCHUMANN: Symphony No 2 in C Op 61 (2) - Champs-Elysées Orch/Philippe Herreweghe (HARMONIA MUNDI HMC 90 1555)

CHOPIN: Nocturnes Op 9 (1) - Sergio Tiempo (pno) (EMI 5 58018)

WEBERN: Slow movement - Carmina Quartet (DENON CO 79462)

SIBELIUS: Alla marcia, from Karelia Suite - Czecho-Slovak Radio SO/Kenneth Schermerhorn (NAXOS 8.553596)

MOZART: Misericordias Domini K222 - Leipzig Gewandhaus Chamber Choir, Leipzig CO/Morten Schuldt-Jensen (naxos 8.557728)

BEETHOVEN: Cello Sonata No 3 in A Op 69 (2) - Daniel Müller-Schott (cello), Angela Hewitt (pno) (HYPERION CDA 67633)


CHABRIER: Bourrée fantasque - Swiss Romande Orch/Neeme Järvi (Chandos CHSA 5122)

VIVALDI: Concerto in Bb for violin & oboe RV548 - Maurice André (tpt), Danièle Artur (vln), Rouen CO/Albert Beaucamp (Philips 420 877)

BERNSTEIN: West Side Story, Symphonic Dances - San Francisco SO/Seiji Ozawa (DG 419 625)

TALLIS: Spem in alium - The Sixteen/Harry Christophers (CORO CORSACD 16016)

10:00 AM. Weekday Classics with Clarissa Dunn

LILBURN: Drysdale Overture - New Zealand SO/Kenneth Young (TRUST MMT 2037)

PSATHAS: Waiting for the Aeroplane - Dan Poynton (pno) (RATTLE RAT D006)

BRAHMS: Piano Trio No 3 in C minor Op 101 - Wanderer Trio (HARMONIA MUNDI HMC 90 1915.16)

MONTEVERDI: Ch'ami la vita mia nel tuo bel nome - Delitiae Musicae/Marco Longhini (NAXOS 8.555307)

RACHMANINOV: Symphony No 2 in E minor Op 27 (2) - Royal Concertgebouw Orch/Vladimir Ashkenazy (DECCA 421 065)

RIES: Piano Concerto in G minor Op 177 - Christopher Hinterhuber (pno), New Zealand SO/Uwe Grodd (Naxos 8.572742)

BAX: Tintagel - BBC SO/Andrew Davis (BBC MUSIC BBC MM 63)

CORELLI: Chaconne in G - Cologne Musica Antiqua/Reinhard Goebel (vln/dir) (ARCHIV 453 418)

LISZT: Consolation No 3 in Db - Jorge Bolet (pno) (PHILIPS 456 814)


BRUCH: Violin Concerto No 1 in G minor Op 26 (3) - Jascha Heifetz (vln), New SO of London/Malcolm Sargent (RCA RD 86214)

CHOPIN: Nocturnes Op 32 - Angela Hewitt (pno) (HYPERION CDA 67371/2)

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Festival Te Deum - Choir of Westminster Abbey/Douglas Guest, Timothy Farrell (organ) (CHANDOS CHAN 6550)

DVORÁK: In Nature's Realm, Overture - Ulster Orch/Vernon Handley (CHANDOS CHAN 7123)

GJEILO: Serenity - Bartosz Cajler (vln), Sofia Vocal Ensemble/Bengt Ollén (Footprint Records FRCD 060)

1:00 PM. Upbeat with Eva Radich

Music news & current affairs (RNZ)

2:00 PM. Made in New Zealand

NZ performers and composers

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

FARR: Tabuh Pacific - Gareth Farr (gamelan gongs), New Zealand SO/Kenneth Young (TRUST MMT 2021)

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

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

PAINE: New Zealand Suite - Bruce Paine (gtr) (PRIVATE)

3:00 PM. Classic Afternoons with David Morriss

RAVEL: La Valse - London SO/Claudio Abbado (DG 427 314)

RAMEAU: Quam dilecta tabernacula tua - Sophie Daneman, Noémi Rime (sops), Paul Agnew, Nicolas Rivenq (tens), Nicolas Cavallier (bass), Les Arts Florissants/William Christie (ERATO 4509 96967)

SCHUBERT: Fantasy in F minor D940 - Christoph Eschenbach (pno), Justus Frantz (pno) (BRILLIANT CLASSICS 92858)


VIVALDI: Concerto in F for multiple instruments RV569 - Freiburg Baroque Orch/Gottfried von der Goltz (dir) (OPUS 111 OP 30283)

DEBUSSY: Etudes, Book 1 - Fou Ts'ong (pno) (MERIDIAN CDE 84483/4)

SOUSA: Vautour Overture - Royal Norwegian Navy Band/Keith Brion (NAXOS 8.559397)

MOZART: Piano Concerto No 9 in Eb K271, Jeunehomme (3) - Angela Hewitt (pno), Orchestra da Camera di Mantova/Carlo Fabiano (dir) (HYPERION CDA 67840)


DVORÁK: String Quintet in G Op 77 (4) - Chilingirian Quartet, Duncan McTier (dbass) (CHANDOS CHAN 9046)

LISZT: Transcendental Study No 3, La Campanella - John Ogdon (pno) (TESTAMENT SBT 1133)

FARKAS: Serenade for wind quintet - Phoebus Quintet (TOCCATA CLASSICS TOCC 0019)

MATHIAS: In excelsis gloria - Wells Cathedral Choir/Matthew Owens (HYPERION CDA 67740)

BEETHOVEN: Fidelio, Overture - Leipzig Gewandhaus Orch/Riccardo Chailly (Decca 478 349)

BACH: Brandenburg Concerto No 3 in G BWV1048 (3) - European Brandenburg Ensemble/Trevor Pinnock (dir) (AVIE AV 2119)

WEILL: September song, from Knickerbocker Holiday - Jessye Norman (sop), John Williams (pno) (PHILIPS 422 401)


SIBELIUS: Symphony No 1 in E minor Op 39 (3) - Vienna Phil/Leonard Bernstein (DG 435 351)

ERNST: Grand Caprice on Schubert's Der Erlkönig Op 26 - Josef Spacek (vln) (Naxos 8.572575)

WAGNER: The Flying Dutchman, Overture - Berlin Phil/Seiji Ozawa (PHILIPS 426 271)

RACHMANINOV: Vocalise Op 34/14 - Vladimir Ashkenazy (pno) (DECCA 475 6198)

ALBÉNIZ: Cuba, from Spanish Suite Op 47 - Giuseppe Feola (gtr) (BRILLIANT CLASSICS 94047)

FAURÉ: Piano Trio in D minor Op 120 (3) - François Salque (cello), Paul Meyer (cl), Eric Le Sage (pno) (ALPHA 600)

HOVHANESS: Alleluia & Fugue Op 40b - I Fiamminghi/Rudolf Werthen (TELARC CD 80503)

7:00 PM. Music Alive

Ben Hoadley (bsn), Auckland CO/Peter Scholes

SHOSTAKOVICH arr Barshai: Chamber Symphony in C minor Op 110a

ALEX TAYLOR: Bassoon Concerto (recorded in the Raye Freedman Arts Centre, Auckland by RNZ)

8:00 PM. Evening Classics

MAGNARD: Symphony No 4 in C# minor Op 21 - Malmö SO/Thomas Sanderling (BIS CD 928)

TURINA: Mallorca Op 44 - Jordi Masó (pno) (NAXOS 8.572455)

9:00 PM. Sound Lounge

RNZ Concert's weekly forum for contemporary music


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

(7) ROSS HARRIS: Reflections - Ed Allen (hn), Emma Sayers (pno) (new RNZ recording made in 2014)

JENNY MCLEOD: The Courtship of the Yonghy-Bonghy-Bo - Viva Voce/John Rosser

MICHAEL WILLIAMS: Synaesthesia - New Zealand SO/Kenneth Young

CHRISTOPHER NORTON: Sonatina - Scott Terzaghi (cello), Terence Dennis (pno)

EDWIN CARR: Octet - Ensemble Philharmonia (RNZ)

11:00 New Music Dreams

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