Music Across the Centuries: #245

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Sun, 04/05/2020 - 8:00am to 11:00am
Featured works include Elgar’s Enigma Variations, the last of the Brahms symphonies, a Requiem for six voices from the late Renaissance and Portuguese composer Duarte Lobo. Also works from Carissimi, Boyce, and Mahler, among others.

TTF Program 245

April 5, 2020

Hour One 

  1. Plummer:  Tota Pulchra Es      (The Sixteen, dir. Harry Christophers) 3:42
  2. Puccini: Un bel di (Leontyne      Price, soprano; New Philharmonic Orchestra, dir. Edward Downes) 4:55
  3. Telemann:  Concerto for 2      violas (Musica Antiqua Koln, dir. Reinhard Goebel) 6:15
  4. Lobo: Requiem for Six Voices      (The Tallis Scholars, dir. Peter Phillips) 40:24

Hour Two 

5. Carissimi:  Surgamus eamus properemus (Consortium Carissimi) 5:28

6. Boyce:  Symphony #5 (English String Orchestra, dir. William Boughton) 7:58

7. Brahms: Symphony #4 (BBC National Orchestra of Wales, dir. Thomas Sondergard) 38:30

Hour Three 

8. Mahler: Sechs frühe Lieder (Thomas Hampson, baritone; Philharmonia Orchestra, dir. Luciano Berio) 16:30

9. Elgar:  The Enigma Variations (BBC Philharmonic, dir. Vernon Handley) 33:00

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