February 2017 - Meeting


Programme for Wednesday 1st February 2017
Presenter: Sheila Thomson

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Sergey Rachmaninov


1.      Mikhail Glinka (1804-1857): Ruslan and Ludmilla Overture - London Symphony Orchestra, cond. Georg Solti (4.58)

2.      Alexander Borodin (1833-1887): Prince Igor Overture - London Symphony Orchestra, cond. Georg Solti (10.46)

3.      Peter Tchaikovsky (1840-1893): Kuda, Kuda, Kuda Vi Udalilis, Lensky’s Aria, Eugene Onegin, Act 2 -PlácidoDomingo, tenor, Philharmonia Orchestra, cond. Randall Behr. (6.17)

4.      Sergey Rachmaninov (1873-1943): Piano Concerto No. 2 in C Minor, Op.18, II. Adagio sostenuto - Jenő Jandó,  piano, Budapest Symphony Orchestra, cond. György Lehel (11.17)

5.      Alexander Glazunov (1865-1936): Suite caractéristique for orchestra in D major, Op. 9, Intermezzo. Scherzando moderato - Moscow Symphony Orchestra, cond. Igor Golovschin. (7.53)

6.      Vasily Titov (1650-1715): The Angel Cried Out - Chanticleer (4.52)

7.      Dmitry Shostakovich (1906-1975): Chamber Symphony in F major, Op. 73a (arr. by Barshai from String Quartet No. 3), 1. Allegretto – Giuseppe Verdi Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano, cond. Rudolf Barshai. (8.20)

8.      Igor Stravinsky (1882-1971): Violin Concerto in D, 1. Toccata - Maxim Vengerov, violin, London Symphony Orchestra, cond. Mstislav Rostropovich (6.22)

9.      Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov (1844-1908): Capriccio Espagnol Opus 34, 2.Variazioni   - Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, cond. Barry Wordsworth (6.20)

10.  Reinhold Glière (1875-1956): Symphony No.3 in B Minor, Op.42, Scherzo, 3. With Vladimir, Fair Sun -Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra (Bratislava), cond. Donald Johanos (6.50)

11.  Peter Tchaikovsky (1840-1893): Suite No.2 in C Major, Op.53, 111. Scherzo Burlesque: Vivace con spirito- National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland, cond. Stefan Sanderling (5.24)

            12.  Sergey Rachmaninov (1873-1943): Vespers: Lord now lettest Thou Thy servant depar Tenebrae, vocals, cond. Nigel Short (3.40)


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