26 Dec 2016

Listening Room 1 of 5

From Summer Sonic, 12:00 pm on 26 December 2016
Listening to music

Listening to music Photo: Public Domain

Cynthia Morahan asks when was the last time you sat down and really listened to music with no distractions?  Listening Room blends together classics, jazz, and beyond, in a tailor-made mix to help you find the time to listen and enjoy. 

Music is often the first place people turn when they are in the first flush of romantic love – whether it lasts or not... the music often does... Today some enduring romantic duets.

  • Talking about listening with Mark Amery
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    Music Details:

    Theme: MEYER: BT - Joshua Bell (vln), Edgar Meyer (dbass), Sam Bush (mandolin), Mike Marshall (mandola) (Sony SK 60864)

    MOZART: Credo In Unum Deum from Mass In C Minor, K 427, "Great" - Gabrieli Consort & Players, Paul McCreesh (Archiv 477 5744)

    WAINWRIGHT: Do I Disappoint You - Rufus Wainwright (GEFFEN 173016)  

    SAINT-SAENS: Air & Dance Bacchanale, from Samson & Delilah - Pittsburgh SO, Lorin Maazel (Sony SK 53979)

    MONTERO: BACH: Prelude - Gabriela Montero (EMI 5 14838)

    MONTERO: HANDEL: Hallelujah - Gabriela Montero (EMI 5 14838)

    MONTERO: PACHELBEL: Canon - Gabriela Montero (EMI 5 14838)

    MONTERO: VIVALDI: Summer & Winter - Gabriela Montero (EMI 5 14838)

    ALLEGRI: Miserere - Tallis Scholars, Peter Phillips (Gimell CDGIM 041)

    MELBOURNE arr BENSON: Tui - Dudley Benson, The Dawn Chorus (choir) (GOLDEN RETRIEVER 737259)

    COPLAND: 4TH movt from Symphony No. 3 - Atlanta SO, Yoel Levi (Telarc CD 80201)

    DE LANGE: If I'm Lucky - Melody Gardot, Charlie Haden Quartet West (EMARCY 275081)

    HANDEL:Concerto for oboe and strings No 2a in B flat HWV302a-David Reichenberg (oboe), English Concert, Trevor Pinnock(ARCHIV 415 291)

    KORNGOLD: Die Tote Stadt - Glück, Das Mir Verblieb - Jonas Kaufmann (ten),  Julia Kleiter (sop),  Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin,  Jochen Rieder (Sony 88843087712)

    MACCOLL: The First Time Ever I Saw Her Face - Michael Kaeshammer (vocal, piano) & Dione Taylor (vocal) (Alert Records)

    YOUNG: 4th movt from Euphonium Concerto - Rikki McDonnell, New Zealand SO/Ken Young (RNZ-CFM)