Meeting - September 2005

Programme for Wednesday, September 7th 2005
    'A Personal Selection'
    Presenter: Bernard Clarke

  1. Carl Maria von Weber (1786–1826): Der Freischütz (Overture & Huntsman’s Chorus) - Dresden Staatskapelle, cond. Carlos Kleiber
  2. Leos Janácek (1854-1928): Taras Bulba, rhapsody for orchestra (Prophecy and Death of Taras Bulba) - Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, cond. Karel Ancerl
  3. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791): Zaide, K.344 (Aria) - Emma Kirkby, soprano; Academy of Ancient Music, cond. Christopher Hogwood
  4. Josef Strauss (1827-1870): Delirien: Waltz for orchestra, Op. 212 - Cleveland Orchestra, cond. George Szell
  5. George Enescu (1881-1955): Roumanian Rhapsody No. 1, for orchestra in A major, Op. 11/1 - Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, cond. Constantin Silvestri
  6. Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750): Cantata for Ascension Day, BWV 11 (Overture & Opening Chorus) - Collegium Vocale, cond. Philippe Herreweghe
  7. Anon.: Villancicos criollos - Jordi Savall
  8. Jean-Baptiste Lully (1632-1687): Le Divertissement Royal - La Capella de Catalonia, cond. Jordi Savall
  9. Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov (1844-1908): Scheherazade, symphonic suite for orchestra, Op. 35 (1. The Sea and Sinbad's ship) - Concertgebouw Orchestra, cond. Eduard van Beinum
  10. Gaetano Donizetti (1797-1848): Linda di Chamounix (Aria) - Luba Orgonasova, soprano; Czech Radio Symphony Orchestra, cond. Will Humburg
  11. Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber (1644-1704): Missa Salisburgensis (Kyrie) - Musica Antiqua Köln; Gabrieli Consort and Players, cond. Paul McCreesh
  12. Ottorino Respighi (1879-1936): Pines of Rome (4. I pini della Via Appia) - Minnesota Orchestra, cond. Eiji Oue
  13. Georg Philipp Telemann (1681-1767): Grillen Symphonie (1. Etwas lebhaft) - Collegium Musicum 90, cond. Richard Hickox

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April 2005 - Meeting

Programme for Wednesday, April 6th 2005
    The Full Score
    Presenter: Bernard Clarke

  1. Adolphe Adam (1803-1856): Overture: If I were King - Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra, cond. Richard Hayman
  2. Robert Schumann (1810-1856): Symphony No.1 in B flat major, "Spring", Op. 38 - Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra, cond. Rafael Kubelik
  3. Niccolò Paganini (1782-1840): Violin Concerto No.1 in D, Op.6 - Ilya Kaler, violin; Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra, cond. Stephen Gunzenhauser

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February 2005 - Meeting

Programme for Wednesday, February 2nd 2005

Water Music
Presenter: Tony Foster
  1. George Frideric Handel (1685-1759): Water Music, HWV 350 (Hornpipe) - London Mozart Players (4:20)
  2. Johann Strauss II (1825-1899): On the Beautiful, Blue Danube), Op. 314  - Berlin Philharmonic (3:45)
  3. Peter Tchaikovsky (1840-1893): Swan Lake, Op. 20 (Spanish Dance) (2:45)
  4. Emile Waldteufel (1837-1915): Les Patineurs - Valse (7:25)
  5. Benjamin Britten (1913-1976): Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes, Op. 33a (2. Sunday Morning) - London Symphony, cond. Andre Previn (3:15)
  6. Jerome Kern (1885-1945): Showboat (Ol' Man River) - Bayer Male Voice Choir
  7. Craig Armstrong (1959- ): Weather Storm (3:51)
  8. Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827): Symphony No. 6 in F major, "Pastoral" (v. Allegretto - Shepherds' song. Joyous thanksgiving after the storm) - Philadelphia Orchestra (6:41)
  9. Camille Saint-Saens (1835-1921): Carnival of the Animals (7. Aquarium; 13. The Swan) - Czechoslovakia Radio Symphony Orchestra (5:34)
  10. Franz Schubert (1797-1828): Quintet for piano, violin, viola, cello, and double bass in A major 'The Trout', D. 667 (7:15)
  11. Peter Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake, Op. 20 (Scene) (2:40)
  12. Georges Bizet: Les Pêcheurs de perles (Au fond du temple saint) (5:51)
  13. Trad.: The Water Is Wide - Charlotte Church (3:08)

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January 2005 - Meeting

Programme for Wednesday, January 5th 2005
  1. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791): Oboe Concerto in C major, K.314 (Rondo) - Neil Black, oboe
  2. Max Bruch (1838-1920): Violin Concerto No.1 in G minor, Op.26 (3. Finale. Allegro energico - Presto) - Ioana Petcu, violin
  3. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Horn Concerto No.4 in E flat major, K.495 (Rondo) - Radovan Vlatkovic, horn
  4. Edvard Grieg (1843-1907): Intermezzo for cello and piano in A Minor - Oystein Birkeland, cello; Havard Gimse, piano
  5. Johannes Brahms (1833-1897): Prelude and Fugue in A minor - Robert Parkins, organ
  6. Stanley Myers (1933-1993): Cavatina - John Williams, guitar
  7. Franz Joseph Haydn (1732-1809): Trumpet Concerto in E flat (Allegro) - Maurice Andre, trumpet
  8. Giacomo Puccini (1858-1924): La Boheme (Act I: O Soave Fanciulla) - Jonathan Welch, tenor; Luba Organosova, soprano
  9. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Concerto for flute, harp & orchestra in C major, K.299 (2. Andantino)
  10. Franz Liszt (1811-1886): Hungarian Rhapsody No.2 in D minor - Stuart O'Sullivan, piano
  11. Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827): Symphony No.9 in D minor, "Choral", Op. 125 (Ode to Joy) - London Symphony Chorus and Orchestra

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