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23 August 2019

Keeping you in tune with music and the arts, with David Morriss

CHERUBINI: Concert Overture - ASMF/Neville Marriner (EMI CDC 7 54438)

LISZT: Rigoletto Paraphrase - Jean-Yves Thibaudet (pno) (Decca 436 736)

TCHAIKOVSKY: Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy, from The Nutcracker - Berlin Phil/Herbert von Karajan (DG 457 357)

LAURIDSEN: Sure on this shining night, from Nocturnes - Morten Lauridsen (pno), Polyphony/Stephen Layton (Hyperion CDA 67580)

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

SAINT-SAENS: Phaéton - Pittsburgh SO/Lorin Maazel (SONY SK 53979)


Alex Galvin and Karen Andreassend from Eternity Opera talk with David Morriss about the company’s production of Rigoletto, opening tonight in Wellington

VERDI: Questa o quella, from Rigoletto - Marcelo Alvarez (ten), Welsh National Opera Orch/Carlo Rizzi (SONY SK 60721)

VERDI: Caro nome, from Rigoletto - Angela Gheorghiu (sop), Giuseppe Verdi Orch of Milan/Riccardo Chailly (Decca 466 952)

ALBRECHTSBERGER: Concerto for Jew's Harp & Mandora in E major (2) - Fritz Mayr (Jew's Harp), Dieter Kirsch (Mandora), Munich Chamber Orchestra/Hans Stadlmair (Orfeo S 035821 A)

MARAIS: Le Tableau de l'Operation de la Taille - Christoph Coin (narrator, vla da gamba), Christopher Hogwood (hpschd) (Oiseaux-Lyre 436 185)

PDQ BACH: Pervertimento for Bagpipes, Bicycle & Balloons - Peter Schickele (speaker, bicycle), Robert Lewis (balloons), Maurice Eisenstadt (bagpipes), Royal PDQ Bach Festival Orch/Jorge Mester (Vanguard vbd79223)