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Monday 23 November 2020 Rāhina 23 Whiringa-ā-rangi 2020

  • 12:00 AM. Music Through the Night

    BEETHOVEN: Allegretto in Bb WoO39 - Grieg Trio (SIMAX PSC 1165)

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

    MERKEL: Fantasy on Verdi's Ernani Op 31 - Martin Rummel (cello), Roland Krüger (pno) (Naxos 8.572759)

    GRIEG: Lyric Pieces, excerpts - Richard Farrell (pno) (Atoll ACD 208)

    1:00 approx

    RIES: Piano Concerto in D Op 120, Pastoral (1) - Christopher Hinterhuber (pno), Bournemouth SO/Uwe Grodd (Naxos 8.572088)

    RIMSKY-KORSAKOV: The Tale of Tsar Saltan, Suite - Rotterdam Phil/David Zinman (Philips 411 435)

    CRUSELL: Clarinet Concerto No 1 in Eb Op 1 - Michael Collins (cl/dir), Swedish CO (CHANDOS CHSA 5187)

    SCHUBERT: Moments musicaux D780 (1) - Tessa Birnie (pno) (ABC Classics 476 6479)

    2:00 approx

    DVORÁK: Symphony No 4 in D minor Op 13 - London SO/István Kertész (Decca 417 596)

    TARTINI: Violin Sonata in G minor, Devil's Trill - Joshua Bell (vln), John Constable (hpschd) (SONY 88697 11013)

    LILBURN: Seventeen Short Pieces for guitar (14-17) - Matthew Marshall (gtr) (Rattle D097)

    3:00 approx

    MOZART: Ballet Music from Idomeneo - Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra/Roy Goodman (Atoll ACD 883)

    BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonata No 15 in D Op 28, Pastoral - Stephen Kovacevich (pno) (EMI 5 56761)

    MENDELSSOHN: Octet in Eb Op 20 (1) - Daniel Hope (vln), members of CO of Europe (DG 477 6634)

    UTTING: Onslow College Suite - New Zealand Guitar Quartet (Ode CDMANU 5153)

    CHAMINADE: Automne - Stephen Hough (pno) (Hyperion CDA 67890)

    4:00 approx

    RITCHIE: Suite No 1 for string orchestra - NZSO CO/Donald Armstrong (TRUST MMT 2040)

    SHOSTAKOVICH: Piano Concerto No 1 in C minor Op 35 - Ronald Brautigam (pno), Peter Masseurs (tpt), Royal Concertgebouw Orch/Riccardo Chailly (Decca 433 702)

    MUFFAT: Chaconne in G - Cologne Musica Antiqua/Reinhard Goebel (vln/dir) (Archiv 453 418)

    CANTELOUBE: Brezairola, from Songs of the Auvergne Set (3) - Kiri Te Kanawa (sop), English CO/Jeffrey Tate (Decca 444 995)

    GLASS: Etude No 14 - Víkingur Ólafsson (piano) (DG 94796918)

    5:00 approx

    DEBUSSY: Sonata for flute, viola & harp - Skaila Kanga (harp), William Bennett (fl), Stephen Shingles (vla) (Chandos CHAN 8621)

    BRAHMS: String Quintet No 2 in G Op 111 (1) - New Zealand String Quartet, Maria Lambros (vla) (Naxos 8.573455)

    SCHNITTKE arr Spivakov/Milman: Suite in the Old Style - Tapiola Sinfonietta/Ralf Gothóni (BIS CD 1437)

    BRUCKNER: Ave Maria - Auckland Dorian Choir/Peter Godfrey (Ex Kiwi SLD 45)

    SCHUBERT: Impromptu in Gb D899/3 - Tessa Birnie (pno) (WALSINGHAM 3WAL 80432)

    ELGAR: In Moonlight, from In the South, Alassio - Nigel Kennedy (vln), Peter Pettinger (pno) (Chandos CHAN 8380)

  • 6:00 AM. Daybreak

    The perfect overture to your day, with Cynthia Morahan

    SCHUMANN: Romance in F# op 28/2 - Claudio Arrau (pno)

    BOYCE: Symphony No 7 in Bb - Aradia Ensemble/Kevin Mallon (Naxos 8.557278)

    KREISLER: Marche miniature viennoise - Ben Baker (vln), Julian Dyson (pno) (Ben Baker BBCD 01)

    BACH: Cello Suite No 4 in Eb BWV1010 (1) - David Kenedy (cello) (SIGCD 091)

    BEETHOVEN: Symphony No 3 in Eb Op 55, Eroica (3) - Bremen German Chamber Phil/Paavo Järvi (Sony 88697 00655)

    DOWLAND arr Bergeron, Dagher, Slattery: His Golden Locks - Michael Slattery (ten), La Nef (Atma ACD2 2650)

    MOZART: Piano Concerto No 13 in C - Jean-Philippe Collard (pno), Muir String Quartet

    FASCH: Concerto in F FWV L/F2 (1) - Les Amies de Philippe/Ludger Rémy


    ALBÉNIZ orch Arbós/Surinach: Eritaña, from Iberia Book 4 - Cincinnati SO/Jésus López-Cobos (TELARC 2CD 80470)

    TCHAIKOVSKY arr Stokowski: Solitude Op 73/6 - Bournemouth SO/José Serebrier (Naxos 8.557645)

    MORALES arr Garbarek: Parce Mihi Domine - Jan Garbarek (sax), Hilliard Ensemble (ECM 445 369)

    SCHUBERT: String Quintet in C D956 (4) - Emerson String Quartet, Mstislav Rostropovich (cello) (DG 459 151)

    SIBELIUS: Alla marcia, from Karelia Suite - New Zealand SO/James Sedares (Universal 99072)

    NORMAN: It's love isn't it: To a young friend - Dame Kate Harcourt (voice), Matthew Marshall (gtr) (RAT-D108)

    TRAD arr Sheku Kanneh-Mason: Blow the wind southerly - Sheku Kanneh-Mason (cello) (Decca 4850241)

    DALZ arr Lislevand: Saltarello; Piva - Rolf Lislevand (lute), Marco Ambrosini (viola d amore), Thor Harald Johnsen (lute), Michael Behringer (clavichord), David Mayoral (percussion), Bjørn Kjellemyr (colascione), Giovanna Pessi (harp)/Rolf Lislevand (dir) (ECM 2088 (476 3317))

    DVORÁK: Song to the moon, from Rusalka - Lucia Popp (sop), Munich Radio Orch/Kurt Eichhorn (Acanta 43326)


    Beauty Spot:

    TSABROPOULOS: Three pieces after Byzantine hymns (1) - Anja Lechner (cello), Vassilis Tsabropoulos (pno) (ECM 1888 (981 9613))

    LALO: Scherzo in D minor - Royal Phil/Yondani Butt (ASV CD DCA 709)

    VIVALDI: Violin Concerto in G minor RV317 (3) - Takako Nishizaki (vln), NZSO National Youth Orch/Peter Walls (Naxos 8.572381)

    WEBER: Jubilee Overture - New Zealand SO/Antoni Wit (Naxos 8.570296)

    FAURÉ: Vaisseaux, nous vous aurons aimés, from L'Horizon chimérique Op 118 - Jonathan Lemalu (bbar), Roger Vignoles (pno) (EMI 5 75203)

    ELLINGTON arr & orch Henderson: Come Sunday - Regina Carter (vln), Clark Terry (tpt), City of Birmingham SO/Simon Rattle (EMI 5 57014)

    BACH arr Andrew York: Fugue in G minor BWV578 - Los Angeles Guitar Quartet (DELOS DE 3205)

    LECLAIR: Violin Concerto in F Op 7/4 (3) - Fabio Biondi (vln/dir), Europa Galante

    BEETHOVEN: Symphony No 7 in A Op 92 (2) - Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Joshua Bell (Sony 88765 44881)

    HANDEL: Keyboard Suite No 7 in Bb HWV440 (1) - Allemande - Keith Jarrett (pno)

  • 9:00 AM. The Works

    Nick Tipping offers a full menu of masterpieces

    VITTORIO: Overtura Respighiana - CO of New York "Ottorino Respighi"/Salvatore di Vittorio (Naxos 8.572333)

    RAVEL: Menuet antique - Cleveland Orch/Pierre Boulez (DG 471 614)

    HE LUTING: The Cowherd's Flute - Lang Lang (pno) (Deutsche Grammophon DG 477 6229)

    MORRICONE arr Dompierre: Once Upon a Time...The Devil - Angèle Dubeau (vln), La Pietà (Analekta AN 2 8723)

    MOZART: Bassoon Concerto in Bb K191 - Jaakko Luoma (bassoon), Tapiola Sinfonietta/Janne Nisonen, concertmaster (Ondine ODE13242)

    BRAHMS: Wie Melodien zieht es mir Op 105/1 - Mark Pedrotti (bar), Stephen Ralls (pno) (CBC Records MVCD 1051)

    CAMPION: O Deare That I With Thee Might Live - Shannon Mercer (sop), Ensemble Masques/Olivier Fortin (hpschd/dir) (Analekta AN 2 9905)

    POULENC: Les Biches - French National Orch (Decca 452 937)


    RICHTER: On the Nature of Daylight - Louisa Fuller (vln), Natalia Bonner (vln), John Metcalf (vla), Philip Sheppard, Chris Worsey (cellos) (DG 479 4443)

    GERSHWIN arr Ryden: Rialto Ripples - Stefano Bollani (pno), Leipzig Gewandhaus Orch/Riccardo Chailly (Decca 478 2739)

    CHOPIN orch Douglas: Les Sylphides - National Phil/Richard Bonynge (Decca 433 864)

    HANDEL: Zadok the Priest - Swiss Radio Chorus, I Barocchisti/Diego Fasolis (Arts SACD 47739-8)


    STRAUSS II: Tritsch-Tratsch Polka - New Zealand SO/William Southgate (Continuum NZSO 100)

    BRAHMS orch Hallén: Hungarian Dance No 2 in D minor - London SO/Neeme Järvi (Chandos CHAN 8885)

    SCHUBERT: Piano Trio No 2 in Eb D929 - Florestan Trio (Hyperion CDA 67347)

    OFFENBACH: Couplets du berger joli, from Orpheus in the Underworld - Frederica von Stade (mezzo), Scottish CO/Antonio de Almeida (Classic CD ISSUE 68)

  • Noon Upbeat

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

    SMYTH: Overture, The Boatswain's Mate - Auckland Phil/Tianyi Lu (RNZ 2018)

    RACHMANINOV: Piano Concerto No 1 in F# minor Op 1 (1) - Bradley Wood (piano), Christchurch SO/Gemma New (RNZ 2015)

    PUCCINI: Tarda è la notte, from Tosca - Phillip Rhodes (bar), Auckland Philharmonia/Tobias Ringborg (RNZ 2015)

  • 1:00 PM. Onstage

    Whanau: Voices of Aotearoa, far from home

    RNZ Concert is proud to present Whanau: Voices of Aotearoa, far from home, a beautiful performance of New Zealand, Maori and Pacific songs by some of our best opera singers, live in the Royal Albert Hall.

    NGĀTI RĀNANA LONDON MĀORI CLUB: Pōwhiri - Ngāti Rānana London Māori Club
    RICHARD PUANAKI: Ka Waiata - Choir
    FA’ATUI FUIMĀONO: Tōfā mai feleni -Isabella Moore (soprano), Madison Nonoa (soprano), Benson Wilson (guitar)
    PRINCESS TE RANGI PAI arr. Diane Cooper: Hine e Hine - Madeleine Pierard (soprano), Choir
    BUB BRIDGER/ROSS HARRIS: Wild Daisies (1) Wild Daisies - Carleen Ebbs (soprano), Bradley Wood (piano)
    BUB BRIDGER/ROSS HARRIS: Wild Daisies (2) Gossip - Kamilla Dunstan (mezzo-soprano), Bradley Wood (piano)
    BUB BRIDGER/ROSS HARRIS: Wild Daisies (3) The Swans - Madeleine Pierard (soprano), Bradley Wood (piano)
    BUB BRIDGER/ROSS HARRIS: Wild Daisies (4) In the City - Sophie Sparrow (soprano), Bradley Wood (piano)
    BUB BRIDGER/ROSS HARRIS: Wild Daisies (5) Summer's Coming - Rhonda Browne (mezzo-soprano), Bradley Wood (piano)
    TRADITIONAL arr Steve Rapana: Lota Nu’u - Christie Cook (mezzo-soprano), Choir
    LILBURN: Flowers of the Sea, from Sings Harry - Harry Grigg (tenor), Bradley Wood (piano)
    LILBURN: The Hollyford Valley, from Elegy - Benjamin Reason (baritone), Bradley Wood (piano)
    LILBURN: Reverie, from Elegy - Kieran Rayner (baritone), Bradley Wood (piano)
    TRADITIONAL (Translation by Mele Lufilufi): Efiafi, peau ongo'i vale - Filipe Manu (tenor, ukulele)
    P.H. TOMOANA adapted for Whānau London Voices: Pōkarekare ana - Choir, Julien Van Mellaerts (baritone), Filipe Manu (tenor), Isabella Moore (soprano), Madison Nonoa (soprano)
    HAMILTON: Sure on this shining night, from This Shining Night (Night Songs II) - Jonathan Eyers (baritone), Cinton Fung (baritone), Bradley Wood (piano)
    MCLEOD: Tyger, Tyger, from Through the World - Claire Egan (soprano), Bradley Wood (piano)
    FARR: Kiwi, from Ornithological Anecdotes - Julien Van Mellaerts (baritone), Bradley Wood (piano)
    KATHERINE BELL: Te Mea Nui - Leila Alexander (soprano), Choir
    HENARE NGAERA O'KEEFE: My Best Friend, for Pam O'Keefe - Phillip Rhodes (baritone), Bradley Wood (piano)
    TRADITIONAL NGĀTI KAHUNGUNU LULLABY arr Robert Wiremu: Te Oriori o Nohomaiterangi - Benson Wilson (baritone), Bradley Wood (piano)
    A RITCHIE: Ataturk Memorial from Gallipoli to the Somme - Sophie Sparrow (soprano), Choir
    TRAD arr. Paraire Tomoana and Carl Doy: Tarakihi - Marlena Devoe (soprano), Phillip Rhodes (guitar), Benson Wilson (percussion), Bradley Wood (piano), Choir
    CLEMENT SCOTT (Māori words by Maewa Kaihau) arr Madeleine Pierard: Pō Atarau:  Now is the Hour - Phillip Rhodes (baritone), Choir

    Conducted by Tianyi Lu

    Royal Albert Hall, London (Whanau London Voices)


    SCHUBERT: Piano Trio No 1 in Bb D898 - Calvino Trio: Jun Bouterey-Ishido (piano), Sini Simonen (violin), Alexandre Foster (cello) (RNZ 2016)

    LOPEZ: Fiesta! - New Zealand SO/Miguel Harth-Bedoya (RNZ 2018)

  • 3:00 PM. Classical Connection

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

    MOZART: Horn Concerto No 4 in Eb K495 (3) - Jacek Muzyk (horn), Polish Radio Amadeus CO/Agnieszka Duczmal (Naxos 8.570419)

    BERLIOZ: Harold in Italy (3) - Gerard Causse (vla), Toulouse Capitole Orch/Michel Plasson (Erato 90295 68158)

    DEBUSSY: La sérénade interrompue, from Preludes - Tessa Birnie (pno) (ABC Classics 476 6479)

    BACH arr Hess: Jesu, joy of man's desiring, from Cantata No 147, Herz und Mund - Nancy Allen (harp) (EMI CDM 7 69070)

    SIBELIUS: Scènes historiques, Suite No 2 Op 66 (3) - New Zealand SO/Pietari Inkinen (Naxos 8.570068)

    CHOPIN: Piano Concerto No 1 in E minor Op 11 (2) - Lang Lang (pno), Vienna Phil/Zubin Mehta (DG 477 7449)

    ANONYMOUS: Ciaccona di Paradiso, e dell'Inferno - Philippe Jaroussky (countertenor), Fulvio Bettini (bar), L'Arpeggiata/Christina Pluhar (Virgin 6 94577)

    PAGANINI arr Hunsberger: Moto perpetuo in C Op 11 - Wynton Marsalis (tpt), Eastman Wind Ensemble/Donald Hunsberger (Sony SK 60804)

    RAFF: Symphony No 10 in F minor Op 213, Zur Herbstzeit (1) - Philharmonia Hungarica/Werner Andreas Albert (CPO 999 536)


    COLERIDGE-TAYLOR: Valse de la Reine, from Characteristic Waltzes Op 22 - RTE Concert Orch/Adrian Leaper (Marco Polo 8.223516)

    BECK: Sinfonia in C Op 1/6 - NZSO CO/Donald Armstrong (Naxos 8.554071)

    MONTERO/ALBINONI: Improvisation on Albinoni's Adagio - Gabriela Montero (pno) (EMI 5 14838)

    ESTACIO: Red Letter Day, from Variations on a Memory - Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra/Geoffrey Moull (Thunder Bay SO TBSO2004)

    RODRIGO: Tiento antiguo - (Tom Kerstens) (BGS CD 107)

    TCHAIKOVSKY: Piano Concerto No 1 in Bb minor Op 23 (2) - Stephen Hough (pno), Minnesota Orch/Osmo Vänskä (Hyperion CDA 67711/2)

    BRUCKNER: Symphony No 6 in A (3) - New Zealand SO/Georg Tintner (Naxos 8.553453)

    CUNNINGHAM: Aberlady - Nicola Benedetti (vln), Phil Cunningham (accordion) (Decca 478 6690)

    COLOMBIER: Emmanuel - Branford Marsalis (sop-sax), English CO/Andrew Litton (Sony G010000506271B)

    BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonata No 2 in A Op 2/2 (4) - Michael Houstoun (pno) (Rattle RAT D048)


    SALINAS: Tarantella, from Fiesta II - Los Angeles Guitar Quartet (Sony SK 60274)

    CASALS: Sardana - Sheku Kanneh-Mason (cello), Guy Johnston (cello), CBSO cellos (Decca 483 2948)

    BACH: Brandenburg Concerto No 4 in G BWV1049 (1) - Duilio Galfetti (vln), Maurice Steger, Stefano Bet (recorders), I Barocchisti/Diego Fasolis (Arts 47715)

    MOZART: The Magic Flute, Overture - London Phil/David Parry (X5 105)

    TRAD arr Vaughan Williams: Loch Lomond - Chanticleer (Warner Classics 2564683247)

    BRAHMS: Two Songs for contralto, viola & piano Op 91 (2) - Andrew Joyce (cello), Julia Joyce (vla), Rae de Lisle (pno) (Atoll ACD280)

    FAURÉ orch Aubert: Fantaisie Op 79 - Richard Davis (fl), BBC Phil/Yan Pascal Tortelier (Chandos CHAN 9416)

    TELEMANN: Overture in G, Nations Old & New (1) - NZ Barok (Atoll ACD 813)

    DEBUSSY arr Heifetz: Beau soir - Janine Jansen (vln), Itamar Golan (pno) (Decca 478 2256)


    LAURIDSEN: La rose complète; Dirait-on, from Les Chansons des Roses - Polyphony / Stephen Layton (Hyperion CDA 67580)

    RAVEL Arr Barker & Balsom: Piece in the form of a Habanera - Alison Balsom (tpt), Guy Barker Orch/Guy Barker (Warner 2564 632789)

    HOVHANESS: Symphony No 2, Mysterious Mountain (1) - London SO/John Williams (SONY SK 62729)

    SAINT-SAËNS: Suite for cello & orchestra Op 16 - Johannes Moser (cello), Stuttgart Radio SO/Fabrice Bollon (Hänssler CD 93.222)

    SHENG: Black Swan (after Brahms) - Seattle SO/Gerard Schwarz (Naxos 8.559679)

    GERSHWIN arr Heifetz: It ain't necessarily so, from Porgy & Bess - Anne-Sophie Mutter (vln), André Previn (pno) (DG 471 500)

    VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: The cloud-capp'd towers - Viva Voce/John Rosser (VIVA VOCE ACD 901)

    TRAD: Hasapiko - L'Arpeggiata (Erato 50999 46454928)

    PROKOFIEV: Happiness, from Cinderella - Scottish National Orch / Neeme Jarvi (Chandos CHAN 8359)

  • 7:00 PM. Evening Classics

    TRABACI: Gagliarda Prima detta la Galante - King's Noyse; Andrew Lawrence-King (harp)/David Douglass (dir) (HARMONIA MUNDI HMU 90 7159)

    RAUM: Pershing Concerto - John Griffiths (tuba), Orchestra of the Capella of St. Petersburg (MSR Classics LOG 14342)

    HILL: String Quartet No 6 in G, Kids (2) - Dominion Quartet (Naxos 8.572097)

    LILBURN: Three Sea Changes - Margaret Nielsen (pno) (Kiwi SLD 78)

    HIGDON: Oboe Concerto - James Button (oboe), Nashville Symphony Orchestra/Giancarlo Guerrero (Naxos 8.559823)

    WILLIAMS: Fugue, from Suite per antiche archi - Archi D'amore Zelanda (Atoll ACD218)

  • 8:00 PM. Music Alive

    NZSO:Te Mapouriki

    Kenneth YOUNG: Te Mapouriki

    MOZART: Symphony No 31 in D K297, Paris

    STRAUSS: Horn Concerto No 1 in E flat Op 11

    ROSSINI: Le rendezvous de chasse

    MENDELSSOHN: Calm Sea & Prosperous Voyage, Overture

    SCHUMANN: Symphony No 1 in B flat Op 38, Spring

    Samuel Jacobs (horn), New Zealand SO/Jun Märkl

    Auckland Town Hall, Auckland (RNZ)

    BACH: Sonatina, from Cantata No 106, 'Actus Tragicus' - Auckland Phil/Sofi Jeannin (RNZ 2019)

    PSATHAS: The Five Million - Auckland Phil/Vincent Hardaker/Vincent Hardaker (RNZ )

  • 10:00 PM. Day's End

    RNZ Concert's musical nightcap

    BONONCINI: Sinfonia No 10 for seven instruments - Crispian Steele-Perkins (tpt), Stephen Keavy (tpt), Parley of Instruments/Peter Holman (dir) (Hyperion CDA 66255)

    BEETHOVEN: Symphony No 1 in C Op 21 - Orchestre Revolutionnaire et Romantique/John Eliot Gardiner (Archiv 439 900)

    SMYTHE: Moto Mojo - Helen Webby (harp) (Ode CD MANU 5144)

    FASCH arr Chiesa: Lute Concerto in D minor (1) - Slava Grigoryan (gtr), Leonard Grigoryan (gtr), Tasmanian SO/Benjamin Northey (ABC Classics 476 5948)

    BOCCHERINI: String Quartet in G G223, La Tiranna - Ensemble 415 (HARMONIA MUNDI HMC 90 1334)


    DVORÁK: Symphony No 8 in G Op 88 (3) - Philharmonia/Charles Mackerras (SIGNUM SIGCD 183)

    MOZART: Divertimento in Bb K254 (3) - Florestan Trio (Hyperion CDA 67609)

    FINZI: Romance in Eb Op 11 - City of London Sinfonia/Richard Hickox (Chandos CHAN 9888)

    HAYDN: Variations in F minor HobXVII/6 - Alain Planès (pno) (HARMONIA MUNDI HMC 90 1762)

    VIOTTI: Concerto in A for two flutes - Jean-Pierre Rampal (fl), Ransom Wilson (fl), I Solisti Veneti/Claudio Scimone (ERATO ECD 55040)

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