Classical Music Across the Centuries: #287

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Sun, 01/24/2021 - 8:00am to 11:00am
Music this week from Tchaikovsky, Mozart father and son, Vivaldi, Schubert, and much more, plus three featured works, one per hour, beginning with Herbert Howells’ Requiem, a cantata from Bach, and my favorite Dvorak symphony.

TTF Program 287

January 24, 2020

Hour One 

Sheppard:  Deus tuorum militum (The Sixteen, dir. Harry Christophers) 3:10

Delius:  In a Summer Garden (BBC Symphony Orchestra, dir. Michael Francis) 16:16

Tchaikovsky:  The Voyevoda (Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, dir. Vah-silly Vasily Petrenko) 11:05

Howells:  Requiem (The Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge; Simon Bland, organ; dir. Stephen Layton) 20:18

Handel:  The Glory of the Lord Shall Be Revealed (The Sixteen, dir. Harry Christophers) 3:10

Hour Two 

Mozart:  In uomini, in soldati from Cosi fan tutte (Cecilia Bartoli, mezzo; Vienna Chamber Orchestra; dir. Gyorgy Fischer) 2:36

Alfonso Ferrabosco:  Lamentations of Jeremiah (The Tallis Scholars, dir. Peter Phillips) 9:50

Vivaldi:  Cello Concerto in c minor (last) (Heinrich Schiff, cello; Academy of St. Martin-In-The-Fields; dir. Iona Brown) 9:30

Schubert:  Offertorium in c major (Magdalena Hajossyova, soprano; Rundfunk Sinfonia of Berlin; dir. Dietrick Knothe) 5:07

Bach: Am Abend aber Desselbigen Sabbats #42 (Gillian Keith, soprano; Daniel Taylor, alto; Charles Daniels, tenor; Stephen Varcoe, bass; The Monteverdi Choir; The English Baroque Soloists; dir. John Eliot Gardiner) 26:49

Hour Three  

Leopold Mozart:  Sinfonia pastorale in g major (New Zealand Chamber Orchestra; Edward Allen, french horn; dir. Donald Armstrong) 12:30

Lewis:  Chimes at Chagford (Fiona Hosford, harp) 5:28

Dvorak:  Symphony #8 (Wiener Philharmonic, dir. Myung-Whun Chung) 37:00

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