June 2014 - Meeting

Programme for Wednesday, June 4th 2014
    'George Bernard Shaw: Music Critic'
    Presenter: Tadhg Donovan

  1. Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750): Mass in B minor, BWV 232 (Cum Sancto Spiritu) - Slovak Philharmonic Choir, Capella Istropolitana, cond. Christian Brembeck (4.60)
  2. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791): Symphony No. 39 in E-flat major K.543 (IV. Finale. Allegro) - Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra, cond. Rafael Kubelik (5.45)
  3. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Fantasia in C minor: K.475 - Daniel Barenboim, piano (13.51)
  4. Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827): Symphony No. 3 in E-flat major, Op. 55, 'Eroica' (I. Allegro con brio) - Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, cond. Wilhelm Furtwangler (16.37)
  5. Frederic Chopin (1810-1849): Mazurka in A minor Op. 68, No. 2 - Tamás Vásáry (2.36)
  6. George Frideric Handel (1686-1759): Rinaldo, HWV 7a (Lascia ch’io pianga mia crude sorte) - Cecilia Bartoli, mezzo-soprano; Academy of Ancient Music, Christopher Hogwood (4.40)
  7. George Frideric Handel: Messiah, HWV 56 (Thus saith the Lord; But who may abide the day of His coming) - Robert Hale, bass; Charles Brett, counter-tenor; Monteverdi Choir; English Baroque Soloists, cond. John Eliot Gardiner (5.37)
  8. Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901): Il Trovatore (Ah Si, ben mio) - Giuseppe di Stefano, tenor; Choir and Orchestra La Scala Milan, cond. Herbert von Karajan (2.53)
  9. Jean Sibelius (1865-1957): Symphony No. 5 in E-flat major (III. Allegro molto – Misterioso – Un pochettino largamente – Largamente assai – Un pochettino stretto) - City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, cond. Simon Rattle (9.15)
  10. Giacomo Meyerbeer (1791-1864): Le prophète (March) - David Hill, Westminster organ (4.05)

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