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Saturday 2 December 2017 Rāhoroi 2 Hakihea 2017

  • 12:00 AM. Music Through the Night

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

    LISZT transcr Grainger: Hungarian Fantasy S123 - Ivan Hovorun (pno), Royal Northern College of Music Wind Orch/Clark Rundell (Chandos CHAN 10455)

    FARQUHAR: Prospero Dreaming - Gunter Herbig (gtr) (NAXOS 8.572185)

    WAGNER: Tannhäuser, Overture & Venusberg Music - London Phil/Klaus Tennstedt (LPO 3)

    1:00 approx

    SCHUBERT arr Birnie: Eighteen Dances - Tessa Birnie (pno) (WALSINGHAM 3WAL 80432)

    JANACEK: String Quartet No 2, Intimate Letters - Schoenberg Quartet (CHANDOS CHAN 10405)

    BEETHOVEN arr Matiegka: Serenade in D Op 8 - JoAnn Falletta (gtr), Alexa Still (fl), Robert Alemany (cl) (KOCH INTERNATIONAL 2010356)

    2:00 approx

    VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Fantasia on Sussex Folk Tunes - Martin Rummel (cello), Rheinland-Pfalz State Phil/Karl-Heinz Steffens (Capriccio C5314)

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

    BACH: Pastorale in F BWV590 - Gillian Weir (org) (PRIORY PRCD 753)

    3:00 approx

    HANDEL: Trio Sonata in G minor Op 2/5 - London Baroque (HARMONIA MUNDI HMC 90 1379)

    TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No 5 in E minor Op 64 - Philadelphia Orch/Christoph Eschenbach (ONDINE ODE 1076)

    HAYDN: Keyboard Sonata No 54 in G HobXVI/40 - Kemp English (fpno) (MANU CD MANU 5001)

    4:00 approx

    BORODIN: Symphony No 2 in B minor - Royal Stockholm Phil/Gennady Rozhdestvensky (Chandos CHAN 9386)

    attr ZIPOLI: Sonata Trio - Ensemble Louis Berger (Argentina)/Ricardo Massun (K617 K617 141)

    MCLEOD: Rock Concerto - Eugene Albulescu (pno), Bridget Douglas (fl), New Zealand SO/Uwe Grodd (NAXOS 8.572671)

    5:00 approx

    DEBUSSY arr Amsterdam Guitar Trio: Petite Suite - Amsterdam Guitar Trio (NEWTON 880 2093)

    MOZART: Piano Sonata No 3 in Bb K281 - John Chen (pno) (RNZ UB13)

    RAVEL: Menuet antique - Cleveland Orch/Pierre Boulez (DG 471 614)

    D SCARLATTI: Keyboard Sonatas in B minor Kk27,in A Kk212 - Murray Perahia (pno) (Philips 456 922)

    DELIUS: Sleigh Ride (Winter Night) - Symphony Nova Scotia/Georg Tintner (CBC SMCD 5134)

    BEETHOVEN: String Quartet in D Op 18/3 (2) - Tokyo String Quartet (HARMONIA MUNDI HMU 90 7436.37)

    HOLST: Mercury, the Winged Messenger, from The Planets Suite - London Phil/Vladimir Jurowski (LPO 47)

  • 6:00 AM. Classic Morning

    LOCATELLI: Concerto in C minor Op 4/11 - La Serenissima/Adrian Chandler (dir) (AVIE AV 2154)

    HAWES: Pavane, from The Incredible Mrs Ritchie - uncredited studio performance (BLACK BOX BBM 1081)

    HERSCHEL: Symphony No 2 in D - London Mozart Players/Matthias Bamert (Chandos CHAN 10048)

    BOCCHERINI: Cello Concerto in G G480 (2) - Steven Isserlis (cello/dir), Bremen German Chamber Phil (Hyperion CDA 68162)

    FAURÉ: Impromptu No 2 in F minor Op 31 - Michael Houstoun (pno) (Rattle RAT D075)

    LANGFORD: Four Pieces - Royal Ballet Sinfonia/David Lloyd-Jones (ASV CD WHL 2121)


    F COUPERIN: Les baricades mistérieuses - Angela Hewitt (pno) (HYPERION CDA 67440)

    GRAINGER: Handel in the Strand - BBC Phil/Richard Hickox (Chandos CHAN 9584)

    DVORÁK: String Quartet No 11 in C Op 61 (2) - Talich String Quartet (CALLIOPE CAL 5617)

    MENDELSSOHN: Symphony No 2 in Bb Op 52, Hymn of Praise (2) - Chamber Orch of Europe/Yannick Nézet-Séguin (DG 4797337)

    BRAHMS: Piano Pieces Op 118 (2) - Markus Groh (pno) (AVIE AV 2136)

    LAURIDSEN: Sure on this shining night, from Nocturnes - Polyphony/Stephen Layton, Morten Lauridsen (pno) (HYPERION CDA 67580)

    TCHAIKOVSKY: Waltz of the snowflakes, from The Nutcracker - members of the Finchley Children's Music Group, National Phil/Richard Bonynge (Decca 458 595)

    RIES: Piano Concerto in A minor Op 132 (3) - Christopher Hinterhuber (pno), Royal Liverpool Phil/Uwe Grodd (NAXOS 8.57044)


    BACH: Concerto in D minor for oboe & violin BWV1060 (3) - Vesko Eschkenazy (vln), Alexei Ogrintchouk (ob), Concertgebouw CO (Pentatone PTC 5186 460)

    CANTELOUBE arr Armenian: Baïlèro, from Songs of the Auvergne - Karina Gauvin (sop), Canadian Chamber Ensemble/Raffi Armenian (CBC Records SMCD 5224)

    ALBÉNIZ: Rondeña, from Iberia Book 2 - Alicia de Larrocha (pno) (Decca 417 887)

    ORTIZ: Passamezzo antico - Latitude 37 (ABC Classics 476 4525)

    ORA Advent Calendar of Carols

    SCHUBERT: Piano Sonata No 21 in Bb D960 (3) - Alfred Brendel (pno) (Philips 420 644)

    STRAUSS: String Sextet, from Capriccio - members of Bamberg SO/Karl Anton Rickenbacher (KOCH 1687482)

    BEETHOVEN: Symphony No 4 in Bb Op 60 (4) - Swedish CO/Thomas Dausgaard (SIMAX PSC 1180)

  • 9:00 AM. The Works

    BOYCE: Symphony No 5 in D - Aradia Ensemble/Kevin Mallon (NAXOS 8.557278)

    SCHELLE: Vom Himmel kam der Engel Schar - Carolyn Sampson (sop), James Gilchrist (ten), King's Consort & Choir/Robert King (HYPERION CDA 67260)

    MOZART: Piano Concerto No 9 in Eb K271, Jeunehomme - Murray Perahia (pno/dir), English CO (CBS M13K 42055)

  • 10:00 AM. Your Choice

    CHOPIN: Polonaise in A Op 40/1, Military - Artur Rubinstein (pno) (RCA 5615-2-RC)

    A SCARLATTI: Le violette - Tito Schipa (ten), uncredited orch/Dino Olivieri (EMI CDH 7 63200)

    GOLDMARK: String Quartet in Bb Op 8 - Fourth Dimension String Quartet (ASV CD DCA 1071)

    HANDEL: Despair no more shall wound me - David Daniels (countertenor), Paris Orchestral Ensemble/John Nelson (VIRGIN 5 45497)

    SCHUBERT: Symphony No 9 in C D944, Great - Philharmonia/Charles Mackerras (SIGNUM SIGCD 133)

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  • 1:00 PM. Scriabin - Moscow Mystic

    Peter Hoar attempts to untangle Alexander Scriabin's philosophic ideals and complex music, and concludes "he wasn't mad, just mystical" (RNZ)

    SCRIABIN: Piano Concerto in F# minor Op 20 - Peter Jablonski (pno), German Symphony Orch Berlin/Vladimir Ashkenazy (Decca 452 852)

  • 2:00 PM. Worlds of Music

    Trevor Reekie hosts a programme of trans-global music, fusion and folk roots (RNZ)

  • 3:00 PM. Afternoon Concert

    Wallace National Piano Competition 2017

    A recital by Australian pianist, Piers Lane, at the opening ceremony of the competition where he was the adjudicator

    CHOPIN: Impromptu No 1 in Ab Op 29; Fantasy in F minor Op 49; Mazurka in A minor Op 17/4; Polonaise in F# minor Op 44; Two Nocturnes Op 62; Barcarolle Op 60; Nocturne in Db Op 27/2 (recorded in the University of Auckland Music Theatre by RNZ)

  • 4:15 PM. Afternoon Classics

    ORA Advent Calendar of Carols

    BACH: Triple Concerto in A minor BWV1044 - Rainer Kussmaul (vln/dir), Michala Petri (rec), Ralph Altermann (hpschd), Berlin Baroque Soloists (RCA 74321 57130)

    BARBER: Knoxville, Summer of 1915, op. 24 - Renée Fleming (sop), Royal Stockholm Phil/Sakari Oramo (Decca 483 0415)

  • 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

    Michael Houstoun, Emma Sayers (pnos), Brenton Veitch (cello), Orchestra Wellington/Marc Taddei

    STRAVINSKY: Scherzo à la russe; MARGETIĆ: Melting Furniture; TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No 6 in B minor Op 74, Pathétique (recorded in the Michael Fowler Centre by RNZ)

  • 8:15 PM. Evening Classics

    MOZART: Clarinet Quartet in Bb K378 - Charles Neidich (cl), members of L'Archibudelli (SONY SK 53366)

    BEETHOVEN: Bagatelles Op 126 - Piotr Anderszewski (pno) (VIRGIN 5 02111)

  • 9:00 PM. From the New Zealand Collection

    LILBURN: A Birthday Offering - New Zealand SO/John Hopkins (KIWI CD SLD 100)

    HAYDN: Trio in F for keyboard, flute & cello HobXV/17 - Uwe Grodd (fl), Martin Rummel (cello), Christopher Hinterhuber (pno) (Naxos 8.572667)

    BESSER: Finale, stepping over - Besser Ensemble (Besser Music)

    HAMILTON: Lux Aeterna - Viva Voce/John Rosser (ODE CD ODE 1308)

    KARLOWICZ: A Sorrowful Tale - New Zealand SO/Antoni Wit (NAXOS 8.570295)

  • 10:00 PM. Day's End

    VIVALDI: Concerto in A minor for two violins RV522 - Rainer Kussmaul (vln/dir), Bernhard Forck (vln), Berlin Baroque Soloists (AVI 855 3060)

    PÄRT: Fratres - Moray Welsh, Alastair Blayden, Michael Stirling (cellos) (SONY SK 61753)

    STRAUSS: Madrigal Op 15/1 - Kiri Te Kanawa (sop), Georg Solti (pno) (Decca 430 511)

    SCHUMANN: String Quartet in A Op 41/3 - Hagen Quartet (DG 449 214)

    BACH: The Well-Tempered Clavier Book 1, excerpts - András Schiff (pno) (Decca 414 388)

    MOZART: Concerto in C for flute & harp K299 - Sharon Bezaly (fl), Julie Palloc (harp), Ostrobothnian CO/Juha Kangas (BIS SACD 1539)

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