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28 January 2022

BEETHOVEN: String Quartet in C minor Op 18/4 - Allegri String Quartet (VIVAT 103)

CHOPIN: Mazurkas Op 33 - Michael Houstoun (pno) (RNZ UA27)

RICHTER: Flute Concerto in E minor - Barthold Kuijken (fl), Tafelmusik/Jeanne Lamon (dir) (SONY SK 48045)

HAMILTON: Sarabande, from Imagined Dances - Archi D'amore Zelanda (Atoll ACD218)

1:00 approx

GRIFFITHS: Jubilate - Matthew Harris (org), Auckland Cathedral Singers (Corellia COR 1007)

COPLAND: Quiet City - Philip Smith (tpt), Thomas Stacy (cor anglais), New York Phil/Leonard Bernstein (DG 419 170)

RIES: Swedish National Airs with Variations Op 52 - Christopher Hinterhuber (pno), Gävle SO/Uwe Grodd (Naxos 8.557844)

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Romance & Pastorale - Simon Blendis (vln), William Howard (pno) (Chandos CHAN 10465)

WARLOCK: The Curlew - Martyn Hill (ten), London Festival Orch/Ross Pople (Arte Nova ANO 378 680)

2:00 approx

BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonata No 2 in A Op 2/2 - Michael Houstoun (pno) (Rattle RAT D048)

HOFFMEISTER: Flute Concerto No 17 in D - Bruno Meier (fl), Prague CO (Naxos 8.57304)

MASCAGNI: Cavalleria rusticana, Intermezzo - New Zealand SO/James Sedares (UNIVERSAL 399 8782)

WHITLOCK: Scherzo, from 5 Short Pieces - Gillian Weir (org) (KOSS KC 1013)

3:00 approx

WALTON: Viola Concerto in A minor - Lawrence Power (vla), BBC Scottish SO/Ilan Volkov (Hyperion CDA 67587)

SCHUBERT: String Quartet No 13 in A minor D804, Rosamunde (2) - New Zealand String Quartet (RNZ UB63)

GLAZUNOV: Lyric Poem - Russian State SO/Valeri Polyansky (Chandos CHAN 9961)

MOZART: Piano Concerto No 11 in F K413 (3) - Erin Helyard (fpno), NZ Barok (Atoll ACD 229)

WEBER: Peter Schmoll, Overture - New Zealand SO/Antoni Wit (Naxos 8.570296)

4:00 approx

CORELLI: Concerto Grosso in F Op 6/12 - Pavlo Beznosiuk (vln/dir), Avison Ensemble (Linn CKD 411)

CARR: Two Mansfield Poems - Jennifer Paull (ob d'amore), Read Gainsford (pno) (Amoris AR 1003)

LANGLAIS: Five Motets Op 8 - Calliope Women's Choir/Régine Théodoresco (Calliope CAL 4301)

RITCHIE: Pas de deux Op 51a - Jane Curry, Owen Moriarty (gtrs) (Naxos 8.579041)

LISZT: Hungarian Rhapsody No 12 in C# minor S244 - Gábor Farkas (pno) (Warner 2564 69284-7)

5:00 approx

SIBELIUS: Pohjola's Daughter - Lahti SO/Osmo Vänskä (BIS CD 1225)

SANCES: Accenti queruli - Affetto (Atoll ACD 717)

HOVHANESS: Symphony No 2, Mysterious Mountain (2) - Royal Liverpool Phil/Gerard Schwarz (TELARC CD 80604)

BEETHOVEN: Romance No 1 in G Op 40 - Gil Shaham (vln), Orpheus CO (DG 449 923)

HESS: The Love, from Piano Concerto - Lang Lang (piano), London Chamber Orchestra/Christopher Warren-Green (DG 4779014)

CHOPIN: Waltz in Ab Op 69/1, L'Adieu - Vladimir Horowitz (pno) (RCA 09026 63314)

MOZART: Oboe Concerto in C K314 (1) - Alexei Ogrintchouk (ob/dir), Lithuanian CO (BIS SACD 2007)

BRAHMS: Geistliches Wiegenlied Op 91/2 - Andrew Joyce (cello), Julia Joyce (vla), Rae de Lisle (pno) (Atoll ACD280)

DEBUSSY: La Fille Aux Cheveux De Lin, from Preludes - Carolyn Mills (harp) (Atoll ACD 917)

29 January 2022

HANDEL: Recorder Sonata in B minor HWV367b - Sharon Bezaly (fl), Charles Medlam (bass viol), Terence Charlston (hpschd) (BIS CD 1689)

RIES: Piano Concerto in C minor Op 115 - Christopher Hinterhuber (pno), Bournemouth SO/Uwe Grodd (Naxos 8.572088)

VIVALDI: Trio Sonata in A minor for flute & bassoon RV86 - L'Astrée (OPUS 111 OP 30252)

LISZT: Années de Pèlerinage, Year 1, Switzerland, excerpts - David James (pno) (RNZ UB48)

1:00 approx

SIBELIUS: Alla marcia, from Karelia Suite - New Zealand SO/Pietari Inkinen (Naxos 8.572704)

RICHTER: Sinfonia a quattro in Bb - New Dutch Academy CO/Simon Murphy (PENTATONE PTC 5186 028)

STATHAM: Suite for flute & string quartet - Ariana Lis (fl), Puertas Quartet (Atoll ACD 881)

FINZI: Eclogue Op 10 - Peter Katin (pno), New Philharmonia/Vernon Handley (LYRITA SRCD 239)

LILBURN: Suite for Orchestra - New Zealand SO/John Hopkins (KIWI CD SLD 100)

2:00 approx

HERSCHEL: Symphony No 8 in C minor - London Mozart Players/Matthias Bamert (Chandos CHAN 10048)

SCHUMANN: Humoreske in Bb Op 20 (1) - Tony Chen Lin (piano) (Rattle RATD080)

DITTERSDORF: Symphony No 1 in C, The Four Ages of the World - Failoni Orch/Hanspeter Gmür (Naxos 8.553368)

BRAHMS: Clarinet Sonata in F minor Op 120/1 - Marie Ross (clarinet), Petra Somlai (piano) (Centaur CRC3760)

3:00 approx

CHOPIN: Mazurka in C minor Op 56/3 - Fou Ts'ong (pno) (NIFC NIFCCD 001)

HILL: String Quartet No 4 in C minor - Dominion Quartet (Naxos 8.572097)

HANDEL arr Russell: Recorder Sonata in A minor HWV362 - David Russell (gtr) (TELARC CD 80559)

LILBURN: Introduction & Allegro - NZSO Chamber Orch (RNZ UA01)

RACHMANINOV: Etude-tableau in C minor Op 39/1 - Michael Houstoun (pno) (TRUST MMT 2028)

4:00 approx

ZÁDOR: Hungarian Capriccio - Budapest SO/Mariusz Smolij (Naxos 8.572548)

TELEMANN: Sonata in E minor for two violins - Simon Standage (vln), Micaela Comberti (vln) (Chandos CHAN 0525)

DEBUSSY: Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune - New Zealand SO/William Southgate (Continuum NZSO 100)

HAYDN: Variations in F minor HobXVII/6 - Tessa Birnie (pno) (Chartreuse TB 6)

VIVALDI: Concerto in G minor for two cellos RV531 - René Schiffer (cello), Susie Napper (cello), Apollo's Fire (Cleveland Baroque Orch)/Jeannette Sorrell (dir) (Avie AV 2211)

5:00 approx

HOLST: Hammersmith Op 52 - North Texas Wind Symphony/Eugene Migliaro Corporon (GIA Publications CD655)

BACH: Chorale Prelude, Nun danket alle Gott BWV657 - Gillian Weir (org) (PRIORY PRCD 800)

MOZART: Violin Concerto No 3 in G K216 (3) - Julia Fischer (vln), Netherlands CO/Yakov Kreizberg (PENTATONE PTC 5186 064)

LILBURN: Four Canzonas (2) - Ithaca College Festival Orch/Grant Cooper (KIWI CD SLD 99)

SCHUBERT: Symphony No 2 in Bb D125 (4) - CO of Europe/Claudio Abbado (DG 423 652)

SCARLATTI: Keyboard Sonata in C Kk132 - Terence Dennis (pno) (RNZ UB39)

WOLF-FERRARI: Intermezzo, from The Jewels of the Madonna - New Zealand SO/James Sedares (UNIVERSAL 99072)

HANDEL: Concerto a due cori No 2 in F HWV333 (4 & 5) - Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra/Jean Lamon (vln/dir) (Tafelmusik Media 1011CD)

BRUMEL: Kyrie, from Missa Et ecce terrae motus - Tudor Consort/Michael Stewart (Organism ORG007)