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Monday 25 March

12:00 AM. Music Through the Night

MOZART: Violin Sonata No 21 in E minor K304 - Gil Shaham (vln), Orli Shaham (pno) (Canary Classics CC 01)

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

MENDELSSOHN: Nocturne, from A Midsummer Night's Dream - New Zealand SO/James Sedares (RNZ UB22)

CHOPIN: Piano Sonata No 2 in Bb minor Op 35 - Simon Trpceski (pno) (EMI 375586)

CHABRIER: Idylle, from Suite pastorale - Ulster Orch/Yan Pascal Tortelier

1:00 approx

TAILLEFERRE: Concertino - Gillian Benet (harp), Women's Phil/JoAnn Falletta (Koch 37169)

DVORAK: String Quintet in G Op 77 - Chilingirian Quartet, Duncan McTier (dbass)

KHACHATURIAN: Adagio of Spartacus & Phrygia, from Spartacus - Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra/Miguel Harth-Bedoya (Universal 99172)

TRADITIONAL arr Grainger: Beautiful fresh flower - Piers Lane (pno) (HYPERION CDA 67279)

2:00 approx

NIELSEN: Flute Concerto - Emmanuel Pahud (fl), Berlin Phil/Simon Rattle (EMI 3 94421)

BRAHMS: String Sextet No 2 in G Op 36 - Isaac Stern, Cho-Liang Lin (vlns), Jaime Laredo, Michael Tree (vlas), Yo-Yo Ma, Sharon Robinson (cellos) (SONY S2K 45820)

3:00 approx

SCHUBERT: Piano Sonata No 13 in A D664 - Mitsuko Uchida (pno) (Philips 470 265)

BEETHOVEN: Piano Trio No 7 in Bb Op 97, Archduke - Beaux Arts Trio (Philips 412 891)

4:00 approx

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

MEDTNER: Piano Concerto No 2 in C minor Op 50 - Marc-Andre Hamelin (pno), London Phil/Vladimir Jurowski (Hyperion CDA 68145)

5:00 approx

BERLIOZ: Love Scene, from Romeo & Juliet - Scottish CO/Robin Ticciati (Linn CKD 421)

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

STRAUSS: Suite in Bb for winds Op 4 - Netherlands Wind Ensemble/Edo de Waart (Philips 438 733)

RACHMANINOV: Prelude No 5 in G Major, Op 32 - Colin Horsley (pno) (Atoll ACD 442)

GABRIELLI: Trumpet Sonata No 4 in D - Thomas Reiner (tpt), Southwest German CO/Sebastian Tewinkel (Naxos 8.570501)

BACH: Sinfonia, from Cantata No 150 - Accademia Bizantina/Ottavio Dantone (DECCA 4782718)

RAMEAU: Orage, from Platée - Les Musiciens du Louvre/Marc Minkowski (Archiv 477 5578)

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