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Wednesday 23 February 2011 Rāapa 23 Hui-tanguru 2011

  • 12:00 AM. Simulcast of Radio NZ National

    Radio New Zealand Concert is carrying a simulcast of Radio New Zealand National tonight due to event in Christchurch. There will be news bulletins approximately every 20 minutes.

  • 6:00 AM. Classic Morning

    6:00 WAGNER: Parsifal, Prelude to Act 1 - BBC Phil/Edward Downes (BBC Music BBC MM 257)

    HAYDN: Keyboard Sonata No 42 in G HobXVI/27 - Tessa Birnie (pno) (Chartreuse TB 7)

    GERMAN: Country dance, from Dances from Nell Gwyn - Southern Festival Orch/Robin White (Chandos CHAN 9110)

    WIENIAWSKI: Legend - Marat Bisengaliev (vln), John Lenehan (pno) (Naxos 8.550744)

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

    7:00 HANDEL: Concerto Grosso in F Op 3/4 - Academy of Ancient Music/Richard Egarr (dir) (Harmonia Mundi HMU 90 7415)

    BOYD: Goldfish through summer rain - Alexa Still (fl), Stephen Gosling (pno) (Koch KIC CD 7658)

    SAINT-SAËNS: Danse Macabre - Luben Yordanoff (vln), Paris Orch/Daniel Barenboim (DG 415 847)

    CHOPIN: Polonaise in A Op 40/1, Military - Folke Nauta (pno) (Brilliant Classics 93995)

    ARNOLD: English Dances Suite No 2 - Philharmonia/Bryden Thomson (Chandos CHAN 8867)

    8:00 Beauty Spot: GRIEG: Fourth movement, Air, from Holberg Suite - NZSO CO/Donald Armstrong (dir) (RNZ)

    THOMAS: Study - Susan Drake (harp) (Hyperion CDA 66340)

    ADDISON: Strange Invaders, film music - BBC Concert Orch/Rumon Gamba (Chandos CHAN 10418)

    J RITCHIE: Two's Company, A Cameo for two guitars, strings & harp - Matthew Marshall, Gunter Herbig (gtrs), Wellington Orch/Kenneth Young (Private Recording)

    DEBUSSY: Première rapsodie - François Petit (cl), Carole Carniel (pno) (Ligia LIDI 030 2216-10)

    DVORÁK: Slavonic Dances, in E minor Op 72/2; in Ab Op 46/3 - Cleveland Orch/George Szell (EMI CDC 7 47618)

  • 9:00 AM. The Works

    CHAUSSON: Symphony in Bb Op 20 - Swiss Romande Orch/Marek Janowski (PentaTone PTC 5186 078)

    BACH: English Suite No 2 in A minor BWV807 - Pamela Ross (pno) (Connoisseur Society CD 4201)

    GLAZUNOV: Les Ruses d'amour - Romanian State Orch/Horia Andreescu (Naxos 8.572447)

    SPOHR: Nonet in F for wind & strings - Consortium Classicum (Orfeo C 155 871 A)

    HUBAY: Violin Concerto No 3 in G minor Op 99 - Hagai Shaham (vln), BBC Scottish SO/Martyn Brabbins (Hyperion CDA 67367)

  • Noon Upbeat

    Music news & current affairs with Eva Radich (RNZ)

  • 1:30 PM. An Afternoon Interlude

    PUCCINI: Manon Lescaut, Act 3 Intermezzo - BBC Phil/Gianandrea Noseda (Chandos CHAN 10634)

    BAX: Lyrical Interlude - Maggini Quartet, Garfield Jackson (vla) (Naxos 8.555953)

    CATALANI: La Wally, Act 4 Intermezzo - BBC Phil/Gianandrea Noseda (Chandos CHAN 10634)

    GERMAN: Intermezzo - Kenneth Smith (fl), Paul Rhodes (pno) (Divine Art DDA 25069)

    LEONCAVALLO: I Pagliacci, Intermezzo - BBC Phil/Gianandrea Noseda (Chandos CHAN 10634)

  • 2:00 PM. Afternoon Requests

    BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonata No 17 in D minor Op 31/2, Tempest - Christopher Langdown (pno) (Divine Art DDA 21218)

    SCHUMANN: Dichterliebe Op 48 - Ian Bostridge (ten), Julius Drake (pno) (EMI CDC 5 56575)

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  • 3:00 PM. CD Masters

    Classic performances from the back catalogue

    MOZART: Symphony No 25 in G minor K183 - English CO/Benjamin Britten (rec 1971) (Decca 430 495)

    Piano Concerto No 21 in C K467 - Friedrich Gulda (pno), Vienna Phil/Claudio Abbado (rec 1974) (DG 415 842)

  • 4:00 PM. Made in New Zealand

    NZ musicians and composers

    FISHER: Pounamu - Uwe Grodd (fl), Kristen Darragh (mezzo), Auckland University Singers/Karen Grylls (Kiwi CD SLD 108)

    SHOSTAKOVICH: Piano Trio No 2 in E minor Op 67 - New Zealand Chamber Soloists (Atoll ACD 209)

    CARR: Symphony No 3 - Auckland Philharmonia/John Hopkins (Manu CD MANU 1415)

  • 5:00 PM. Cadenza

    FRANCK: Prelude, Fugue & Variation Op 18 - Bertrand Chamayou (pno), Olivier Latry (harmonium) (Naïve V 5208)

    ROSSINI arr Demersseman/Berthélèmy/Gallois: Fantasy on William Tell - Patrick Gallois (fl), Malcolm Messiter (ob), London Festival Orch/Ross Pople (DG 445 822)

    VIERNE: Berceuse Op 31/19, from 24 Pièces en stile libre - Eugene Lavery (organ of Holy Trinity Cathedral, Auckland) (Holy Trinity Cathedral)

    BRAHMS: Hungarian Dances, No 5 in G minor; No 20 in E minor; No 21 in E minor; No 6 in D - New Zealand SO/Franz Paul Decker (RNZ)

    J WILLIAMS: Elegy for cello & orchestra - Yo-Yo Ma (cello), Recording Arts Orch of Los Angeles/John Williams (Sony SK 89670)

    PIAZZOLLA arr Benitez: Milonga del ángel - José Fernández Bardesio (gtr) (Profil PH 11002)

    BINGE: Sailing By - New London Orch/Ronald Corp (Hyperion CDA 66968)

    LILBURN: Three Sea Changes - Dan Poynton (pno) (Trust MMT 2054)

    TRAD arr Langford: Fantasy on British Sea Songs - Auckland Brass/Nigel Weeks (Kiwi CD SLC 247)

    PURCELL: They that go down to the sea in ships - Inia Te Wiata (bass), Charles Brett (countertenor), Choir of St John's College, Cambridge, ASMF/George Guest (Columbia 475 544)

    SIMONETTI: Sonata in C minor Op 5/2, Sea Storm - Red Priest (Red Priest RP 004)

    ANON: What shall we do with the drunken sailor? - 1992 New Zealand National Youth Choir/Karen Grylls (Manu CD MANU 1412)

    COATES: Man from the Sea, from The Three Men Suite - London SO/Charles Mackerras (EMI CDB 7 62557)

    WAGNER: Sailor's Chorus, Steuermann, lass die Wacht! from The Flying Dutchman - Leipzig Radio Chorus, Dresden State Orch/Silvio Varviso (Philips 422 410)

    GLIÈRE: Russian Sailor's Dance, from The Red Poppy - New Zealand SO/Varujan Kojian (Kiwi CD SLC 222)

  • 7:00 PM. Appointment

    2010 Reith Lectures

    Scientific Horizons

    Martin Rees, President of the Royal Society, Master of Trinity College and Astronomer Royal, delivers four lectures exploring the challenges facing science in the 21st century

    (2) Surviving the Century

    Does science have the answers to help us save our planet? (BBC)

  • 8:00 PM. Music Alive

    John Chen (pno), West Australia SO/Paul Daniel

    J STRAUSS II: Emperor Waltz; ADÈS: Overture, Waltz & Finale, from Powder Her Face; RAVEL: La Valse; GERSHWIN: Rhapsody in Blue; BERNSTEIN: West Side Story, Symphonic Dances (recorded at the Perth Concert Hall by ABC)

  • 9:20 PM. Coronation Scenes

    PHILIDOR: Music for the Coronation of Louis XIII - Le Concert des Nations/Jordi Savall (dir) (Alia Vox AV 9824)

    MUSSORGSKY arr Luboshutz: Boris Godunov, Coronation Scene - Julian Reynolds, Peter Lockwood (pno duo) (Globe GLO 5143)

    MAYR ed Hauk: Te Deum in D - Priska Eser-Streit (sop), Merit Ostermann (mezzo), Andreas Hirtreiter, Jörg Schneider (tens), Robert Merwald (bass), Simon Mayr Choir, Ingolstadt Georgian CO/Franz Hauk (Naxos 8.570926)

    TCHAIKOVSKY: Festival Coronation March in D - Mariinsky Theatre Orch/Valery Gergiev (Mariinsky MAR 0503)

  • 10:00 PM. Day's End

    STRAUSS: Sonatina No 2 (Symphony) in Eb for winds, Happy Workshop - Ensemble Villa Musica (MDG MDG 304 1172)

    JIRÁNEK: Violin Concerto in D minor - Marina Katarzhnova (vln), Collegium Marianum/Jana Semerádová (dir) (Supraphon SU 4039)

    11:00 RHEINBERGER: Piano Trio No 4 in F Op 191 - Parnassus Trio (Dabringhaus & Grimm MDG 303 0419)

    BACKOFEN: Clarinet Quintet in Bb Op 15 - Jane Booth (cl), Eybler Quartet, Max Mandel (vla) (Analekta AN 2 9949)

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