March 2019 - Meeting

Programme for Wednesday, March 6th 2019

    Presenter: Barbara Dunne

    Charles Villiers Stanford
  1. Edward Elgar (1857-1934): Cockaigne Overture ("In London Town"), concert overture, Op. 40 - London Philharmonic Orchestra, cond. Georg Solti (14:15)
  2. Antonin Dvorák (1841-1904): Serenade for string orchestra in E major, Op. 22 (i. Moderato) - Leipzig Philharmonic Orchestra, cond. Wolfgang Muller (4:53)
  3. Josef Suk (1874-1935): Pohádka Léta (A Summer Tale), Op. 29 (3. Intermezzo - Blind Musicians) - Slovak Radio Orchestra, cond. Andrew Mogrelia (5:32)
  4. Charles Villiers Stanford (1852-1924): The Blue Bird, Op. 119/3 (from 8 Part Songs) - Cambridge Singers, cond. John Rutter (3:52)
  5. Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958): Variants (5) of "Dives and Lazarus" - Iona Brown, violin; Kenneth Heath, cello; Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields, cond. Neville Marriner (13:00)
  6. Jean Sibelius (1906-1975): Serenade No. 2 for violin & orchestra, Op. 69/2 - Jaakko Kuusisto, violin; Kuopio Symphony Orchestra, cond. Atso Almila (7:33)
  7. Charles Villiers Stanford: String Quartet No. 2 in A minor, Op. 45 (iv. Allegro molto) - RTÉ Vanbrugh Quartet (7:29)
  8. Maurice Ravel (1875-1937): Menuet antique - Cleveland Orchestra, cond. Pierre Boulez (7:31)
  9. Richard Strauss (1864-1949): Eine Alpensinfonie (An Alpine Symphony), Op. 64 (1. Nacht "Night", 2. Sonnenaufgang "Sunrise", 3. Der Anstieg "The Ascent") - Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, cond. Mariss Jansons (6:30)
  10. Carl Orff (1895-1982): Carmina Burana (19. Circa mea pectora) - Russian State Symphonic Choir; Russian State Symphony Orchestra, cond. Serge Tchaikov (2:27)
  11. Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov (1844-1908): Mlada, suite for orchestra (5. Procession of the Nobles) - Kiev Philharmonic Orchestra, cond. Nikolai Sokolov (4:28)

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