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Tuesday 3 December 2019 Rātū 3 Hakihea 2019

  • 12:00 AM. Music Through the Night

    SCARLATTI: Keyboard Sonata in E Kk380 - Yuja Wang (pno) (DG 477 8795)

    MOZART: Violin Concerto No 1 in Bb K207 - Viktoria Mullova (vln/dir), Orch of the Age of Enlightenment (Philips 470 292)

    RAVEL: Pavane for a Dead Princess - New Zealand SO/John Hopkins (EX Tartar TRL 020)

    SCHUBERT: Arpeggione Sonata in A minor D821 - David Finckel (cello), Wu Han (pno) (Artistled 10401)

    1:00 approx

    COPLAND: Appalachian Spring - Atlanta SO/Robert Spano (TELARC CD 80596)

    BERWALD: Quartet in Eb for piano & wind - members of the Gaudier Ensemble (Hyperion CDA 66834)

    CANNABICH: Symphony No 49 in F - Nicolaus Esterházy Sinfonia/Uwe Grodd (Naxos 8.55434)

    KORNGOLD: The Boys Go To Play - London SO/André Previn (DG 471 347)

    2:00 approx

    DEBUSSY: Suite bergamasque - Angela Hewitt (pno) (Hyperion CDA 67898)

    HAYDN: Symphony No 92 in G, Oxford - Freiburg Baroque Orch/René Jacobs (HARMONIA MUNDI HMC 90 1849)

    MENDELSSOHN: Hear my prayer - Kiri Te Kanawa (sop), Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Utah SO/Julius Rudel (Decca 458 867)

    3:00 approx

    BACH: Brandenburg Concerto No 6 in Bb BWV1051 - English Concert/Trevor Pinnock (Archiv 423 492)

    PAGANINI: Violin Concerto No 1 in D Op 6 - Sarah Chang (vln), Philadelphia Orch/Wolfgang Sawallisch (EMI CDC 5 55026)

    CLARKE: Orange Dawn - Alexa Still (fl), Stephen Gosling (pno) (KOCH KIC CD 7658)

    TRADITIONAL arr Casals: Song of the Birds - Umberto Clerici (cello) (ABC 4816812)

    4:00 approx

    HUMMEL: Bassoon Concerto in F - Jaakko Luoma (bassoon), Tapiola Sinfonietta/Janne Nisonen (Ondine ODE13242)

    BERLIOZ: Les Nuits d'été - Bernarda Fink (mezzo), Berlin Deutsches SO/Kent Nagano (HARMONIA MUNDI HMC 90 1932)

    POULENC: Three Novelettes - Michael Houstoun (pno) (Rattle RAT D075)

    5:00 approx

    MOZART: Symphony No 21 in A K134 - Danish Radio Sinfonietta/Adam Fischer (dacapo 6.220541)

    DVORÁK: Silent Woods - Jamie Walton (cello), Philharmonia/Vladimir Ashkenazy (Signum SIGCD 322)

    WILLIAMS: Penillion - Ray Allan (tpt), Royal Phil/Charles Groves (Lyrita SRCD 323)

    FAURÉ: Romance sans paroles in Ab Op 17/1 - Tessa Birnie (pno) (ABC Classics 476 6479)

    SMITH ed Graham-Jones: Andante - Angela Malsbury (cl), London Mozart Players/Howard Shelley (Chandos CHAN 10283)

    ARBAN arr Milone: Variations on a theme from Bellini's Norma - Alison Balsom (tpt), Gothenburg SO/Edward Gardner (EMI 3 53255)

    BRAHMS trans Joachim: Hungarian Dances, No 7 in A - Anne-Sophie Mutter (vln), Lambert Orkis (pno) (DG 471 500)

    MERLIN: Evocación, from Suite del recuerdo - Miloš Karadaglic (gtr) (Decca 7779637)

  • 6:00 AM. Daybreak

    The perfect overture to your day, with Cynthia Morahan

    MOZART: Flute Concerto No 1 in G K313 (3) - Sharon Bezaly (fl), Ostrobothnian CO/Juha Kangas (BIS SACD 1539)

    MARTUCCI: Notturno Op 70/1 - English CO/Alfredo Bonavera (Hyperion CDA 66290)

    STATHAM: Suite for flute & string quartet (1) - Ariana Lis (fl), Puertas Quartet (Atoll ACD 881)

    VIVALDI: Sinfonia in C RV111a - Venice Baroque Orch/Andrea Marcon (dir) (Archiv 474 5092)

    SCHUMANN: Humoreske in Bb Op 20 (6) - Tony Chen Lin (piano) (Rattle RATD080)

    TORKE: West, Concerto for Bassoon (1) - Peter Kolkay (bassoon), Albany SO/David Alan Miller (Albany TROY1784)

    SCHUBERT: Symphony No 3 in D D200 (4) - CO of Europe/Claudio Abbado (DG 423 653)

    JS BACH: Viola da gamba Sonata No 3 in G minor BWV1029 (1) - Yo-Yo Ma (cello), Chris Thile (mandolin), Edgar Meyer (dbass) (Nonesuch 558933)


    ARNE: Symphony No 4 in C minor (3) - Hanover Band/Graham Lea-Cox (ASV CD GAU 216)

    KORNGOLD arr Thibaudet/Kerber: Marietta's Song, from Die tote Stadt - Jean-Yves Thibaudet (pno) (Decca 475 7668)

    PACHELBEL arr Los Angeles Guitar Quartet: Variations on Canon in D - Los Angeles Guitar Quartet (DELOS DE 3205)

    HOLST: Fantasia on the 'Dargason', from Suite No 2 for Military Band Op 28/2 - North Texas Wind Symphony/Eugene Migliaro Corporon (GIA Publications CD655)

    HAWES: Rain - English CO/Patrick Hawes (BBM 1081)

    COPLAND: Simple gifts, from Appalachian Spring - Cincinnati Pops Orch/Erich Kunzel (TELARC CD 80503)

    SMYTH: String Quartet in E minor (2) - Mannheim String Quartet (CPO 999 352)

    SCARLATTI: Keyboard Sonata in A Kk212 - Murray Perahia (pno) (Sony SK 62785)

    TCHAIKOVSKY: The black swan, from Swan Lake - Royal Phil/Charles Mackerras (TELARC CD 80151)


    Beauty Spot:

    SATIE orch Debussy: Gymnopédie No 3 - Toulouse Capitole Orch/Michel Plasson (EMI CDC 7 49471)

    HAYDN: Violin Concerto in G HobVIIa/4 (1) - Simon Standage (vln), English Concert/Trevor Pinnock (dir) (Archiv 427 316)

    BACH: Das ist meine Freude - Auckland Dorian Choir/Karen Grylls (MANU CD MANU 1516)

    BACH: Arioso, from Cantata No 156, Ich steh mit einem - Lisa Batiashvili (vln/dir), François Leleux (ob), Chamber Orch of Bavarian Radio SO (DG 479 2479)

    MOZART: Oboe Concerto in C K314 (2) - Douglas Boyd (ob), CO of Europe/Paavo Berglund (ASV CD COE 808)

    BEETHOVEN: Piano Trio No 3 in C minor Op 1/3 (3) - Turnovsky Trio (TRUST MMT 2007)

    TRADITIONAL arr Campbell: My love is like a red, red rose - Nicola Benedetti (vln), BBC Scottish SO (Decca 478 6690)

    M HAYDN: Symphony No 16 in A (3) - Slovak CO/Bohdan Warchal

    J STRAUSS I: Remedy for Sleep - Vienna Ensemble

  • 9:00 AM. The Works

    Nick Tipping offers a full menu of masterpieces

    GERSHWIN: New York Rhapsody - Wayne Marshall (pno), Hollywood Bowl Orch/John Mauceri (Philips 434 274)

    BACH transcr Stokowski: Passacaglia & Fugue in C minor BWV582 - Bournemouth SO/José Serebrier (Naxos 8.557883)

    RAVEL: Mother Goose Suite - BBC Scottish SO/Ilan Volkov (BBC Music BBC MM 300)

    ROPARTZ: Piece in Eb minor - David Bremner (tbn), Sarah Watkins (pno) (Atoll ACD 109)


    CHOPIN: Polonaise in Ab Op 53, Heroic - Artur Rubinstein (pno) (RCA RCDJ 63083)

    WAGNER: Tannhäuser, Overture & Venusberg Music - Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Amsterdam/Riccardo Chailly (Decca 448 155)

    MOZART: Horn Concerto No 3 in Eb K447 - Alan Civil (horn), Royal Phil/Rudolf Kempe (EMI CD EMX 2004)

    ELGAR: Concert Allegro - David Owen Norris (pno) (Elgar Editions EECD 002)

    BESSER arr Bravura: Turn - Bravura (RATTLE RAT D013)


    CHABRIER: Pastoral prelude - Vienna Phil/John Eliot Gardiner (DG 447 751)

    FINZI: Clarinet Concerto Op 31 – Andrew Marriner (clt), ASMF/Neville Marriner (Philips 454 438)

    DUARTE: Variations on a Catalan folksong - Matthew Marshall (gtr) (WAIATA 9501)

    STRAUSS: Festival Prelude Op 61 - Peter Solomon (org), Zurich Tonhalle Orch/David Zinman (Arte Nova 74321 92779)

  • Noon Upbeat

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

    HOFFSTETTER attr Haydn arr Rieu: Serenade, from String Quartet in F Op 3/5 - André Rieu & his Orch (UNIVERSAL 589 306)

    ROTA: The Legend of the Glass Mountain - Philip Fowke (pno), RTE Concert Orch/Proinnsías O Duinn (Naxos 8.554323)

    PÄRT: Cantus in Memory of Benjamin Britten - Stuttgart State Orch/Dennis Russell Davies (ECM 817 764)

    MOZART: Concerto in Eb for two pianos K365 - Christina & Michelle Naughton (piano duo), New Zealand SO/Edo de Waart (RNZ 2018)

    GJEILO: A spotless rose - Sofia Vocal Ensemble/Bengt Ollén (Footprint Records FRCD 060)

    OFFENBACH arr Werner Thomas-Mifune: Les Larmes de Jacqueline - Sheku Kanneh-Mason (cello), City of Birmingham SO/Mirga Gražinyte-Tyla (Decca 483 2948)


    David Morriss talks with playwright Roger Hall about his favourite music

    TRAVIS: Sixteen Tons - Tennessee Ernie Ford (Razor & Tie 182134)

    THEODORAKIS: Zorba's Dance, from Zorba the Greek - unknown (EMI 524340)

    SIMON: Graceland - Paul Simon (Warner 925447)

    MCCARTNEY: When I'm Sixty-Four - The Beatles (Parlophone 746442)

    ELGAR: Angel's Farewell, from The Dream of Gerontius - Janet Baker (mezzo),  Hallé Choir & Orch/John Barbirolli (EMI CMS 7 63185)

    NICOLAI: Drinking Song, from The Merry Wives of Windsor - Oscar Natzka (bass), Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Chorus & Orch/Karl Rankl (Atoll ACD 500)

    VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: The Wasps, Aristophanic Suite, Overture - English String Orch/William Boughton (NIMBUS NI 5208)

  • 2:00 PM. In the Spotlight

    RNZ Concert shines a weekly spotlight on artists and musical matters

    BACH arr Ma, Thile, Meyer: Trio Sonata No 6 in G BWV530 - Yo-Yo Ma (cello), Chris Thile (mandolin), Edgar Meyer (bass) (Nonesuch 558933)

    BEETHOVEN: Triple Concerto in C Op 56 - David Oistrakh (vln), Mstislav Rostropovich (cello), Sviatoslav Richter (pno), Berlin Phil/Herbert von Karajan (EMI 5 66902)

    CORNELIUS arr Atkins: The Three Kings - Teddy Tahu Rhodes (bar), Cantillation (ABC Classics 472 044)

  • 3:00 PM. Classical Connection

    Rick Young presents afternoon music to get you from A to B

    HAYDN: Symphony No 85 in Bb, La Reine (4) - Lower Austria Tonkünstler Orch/Kristjan Järvi (PREISER PR 90765)

    MUSSORGSKY orch Ravel: The Great Gate of Kiev, from Pictures at an Exhibition - Rotterdam Phil/Edo de Waart (Eloquence ELQ4828981)

    BEETHOVEN: Violin Concerto in D Op 61 (3) - Vadim Repin (vln), Vienna Phil/Riccardo Muti (DG 477 6596)

    CANTELOUBE: Là-haut, sur le rocher, from Songs of the Auvergne - Véronique Gens (sop), Lille National Orch/Jean-Claude Casadesus (Naxos 8.557491)

    ELGAR: Sospiri Op 70 - New Zealand SO/James Sedares (RNZ UB23)

    BACH: Sinfonia, from Cantata No 42, Am Abend aber desselbigen Sabbats - Accademia Bizantina/Ottavio Dantone (DECCA 4782718)

    VERDI arr Fernie: Grand March, from Aida - Black Dyke Band/Nicholas Childs (Naxos 8.570726)

    MARTINU: Clarinet Sonatina (1) - Sabine Meyer (cl), Alfons Kontarsky (pno) (EMI CDC 7 49711)


    MOZART: Rondo in Bb K269 - James Ehnes (vln/dir), Mozart Anniversary Orch (CBC Records SMCD 5238)

    DVORÁK: Two Waltzes Op 54 - NZSO CO/Donald Armstrong (dir) (RNZ UB11)

    BOCCHERINI: Cello Concerto in G G480 (1) - Yo-Yo Ma (cello), Amsterdam Baroque Orch/Ton Koopman (Sony SK 60680)

    WAGNER: The Flying Dutchman, Overture - Berlin Phil/Claudio Abbado (DG 471 348)

    ALBINONI: Aure andate e baciate, from Il nascimento dell'Aurora - Cecilia Bartoli (mezzo), Sol Gabetta (cello), Andrés Gabetta (violin/Dir), Cappella Gabetta (Decca 4832473)

    COREA arr Smith/McLachlan: Children's Song No 6 - Tommy Smith (sax), Murray McLachlan (pno) (LINN AKD 103)

    HANDEL: Trio Sonata in B minor Op 2/1 - London Baroque (HARMONIA MUNDI HMC 90 1379)

    PIAZZOLLA arr Milone: Libertango - Alison Balsom (tpt), Gothenburg SO/Edward Gardner (EMI 3 53255)


    DEBUSSY: Toccata, from Pour le piano - Ivan Moravec (pno) (Philips 456 910)

    FARRENC: Symphony No 1 in C minor Op 32 (3) - North German Radio Phil/Johannes Goritzki (CPO 999 603)

    HAHN: L'Heure exquise - Julian Lloyd Webber (cello), John Lenehan (pno) (EMI 3 59488)

    SCHUBERT: Piano Sonata No 21 in Bb D960 (3) - Alfred Brendel (pno) (Philips 420 644)

    WOLF-FERRARI: Overture & Intermezzo, from Susanna's Secret - BBC Phil/Gianandrea Noseda (Chandos CHAN 10511)

    JOBIM Spalding / Goldstein: Inutil Paisagem - Esperanza Spalding (Universal 897899)

    SPALDING Spalding / Goldstein: Chamber Music Society - Esperanza Spalding (Universal 897899)

    HEATH: The sapphire - John Anderson (ob), English CO/Dave Heath (Black Box BBM 1083)

    TCHAIKOVSKY: Suite No 4 in G Op 61, Mozartiana (3) - Swiss Romande Orch/Ernest Ansermet (London 440 366)

    ELGAR: Pomp & Circumstance March No 4 - New Zealand SO/James Judd (Naxos 8.557273)


    LISZT: Mephisto Waltz No 1 - Philadelphia Orch/Eugene Ormandy (SONY MLK 39450)

    BARBER: Adagio for Strings - Detroit SO/Neeme Järvi (Chandos CHAN 9684)

    HAYDN: Keyboard Sonata No 51 in Eb HobXVI/38 - Tessa Birnie (pno) (WALSINGHAM 3WAL 80432)

    MENDELSSOHN: A Midsummer Night's Dream, Overture - London SO/Claudio Abbado (DG 423 104)

  • 7:00 PM. Exploring Music

    With Bill McGlaughlin (WFMT)

    Septura: An American in Paris

    RAVEL arr Matthew Knight: Mother Goose

    DEBUSSY arr Simon Cox: Préludes

    GERSHWIN arr Septura: Three Piano Preludes

    GERSHWIN arr Septura: Songbook excerpts

    GERSHWIN arr Septura: An American in Paris

    Septura - brass ensemble

    Michael Fowler Centre, Wellington ()

    NZSO: Johannes Moser Bach Recitals (3 of 3)

    BACH: Cello Suite No 4 in Eb BWV1010

    Johannes Moser (cello)

    St. Mary's, Parnell, Auckland (RNZ)

    LILBURN: Bagatelle No 4, From the Port Hills - Michael Houstoun (pno) (Rattle RAT D040)

  • 10:00 PM. Day's End

    RNZ Concert's musical nightcap

    MOZART: Horn Concerto No 3 in Eb K447 - Claire Briggs (horn), Royal Liverpool Phil/Stephen Kovacevich (EMI 3 82227)

    LAURIDSEN: Les Chansons des Roses - Morten Lauridsen (pno), Polyphony/Stephen Layton (Hyperion CDA 67580)

    BEETHOVEN: Violin Sonata No 5 in F Op 24, Spring - Wilma Smith (vln), Michael Houstoun (pno) (RNZ UA62)

    CHOPIN: Ballade No 4 in F minor Op 52 - Lixin Zhang (piano) (Rattle RATD084)

    SIMPSON: Ricercar on Bonny sweet Robin - Parley of Instruments/Peter Holman (Hyperion CDA 66435)

    BRAHMS: Piano Trio No 1 in B Op 8 - Gould Piano Trio (QUARTZ QTZ 2011)

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