Extraordinary Choral Music on The Third Floor: Program #217

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Sun, 09/22/2019 - 8:00am to 11:00am
The Choral masterpieces start right away on this week's episode, beginning with a popular Ave Maria from Caccini, then right to a mesmerizing mass from Orazio Benevoli. We'll also enjoy Schubert's timeless Psalm 23.

 TTF Program 217

September 22nd, 2019

  1. Giuilo Caccini:  (Libera; soloist -- Tom Cully, dir. Robert Prizeman) 4:18
  2. Orazio Benevoli 1605-1672: Missa in diluvio aquarum multarum (NDR Choir and Orchestra, dir. Philipp Ahmann) 37:29
  3. Beethoven:  12 Variations on a theme from Handel’s Oratorio Judas Maccabaeus (Raphael Wallfisch, cello; John York, piano) 12:09

Hour Two

  1. Chopin:  Nocturne, op. 9, #2 (Vladimir Horowitz) 4:27
  2. Vaughan Williams:  A London Symphony, #2 (BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, dir. Andrew Manze) 49:00

Hour Three

  1. Schubert:  Psalm 23, Gott ist mein Hirt (The Boys of King’s College Choir, dir. Stephen Cleobury) 5:02
  2. Handel:  Music for the Royal Fireworks (Prague Chamber Soloists, dir. Andrew Mogrelia) 17:00
  3. Robert Wylkynson:  Salve Regina (The Gabrieli Consort, dir. Paul McCreesh) 16:17
  4. Ives/Brant:  The Alcotts from A Concord Symphony (San Francisco Symphony; dir. Michael Tilson Thomas) 6:11
  5. Dvorak: Four Moravian Duets (The American Boychoir; dir. James Litton) 9:07


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