13 Composers Visit The Third Floor: #266

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Sun, 08/30/2020 - 8:00am to 11:00am
The Schumann Piano Concerto, a cantata from Bach, and a choral setting of Lux aeterna from Morten Lauridsen in the final hour. We’ll also enjoy visits from CPE Bach, Carlo Gesualdo, Arvo Part, Georg Phillip Telemann, and Domenico Scarlatti.

TTF Program 266

August 30, 2020

Hour One 

Copland:  Four Motets (Polyphony, Stephen Layton) 11:16

Vanhal: Flute Quartet in g major, op. 7 #3 (Uwe Grodd, flute; Janaki String Trio) 21:45

Bach:  Cantata 125 Mit Fried und Freud ich fahr dahin  (Robin Tyson, alto; Paul Agnew, tenor; Peter Harvey, bass; The Monteverdi Choir; The English Baroque Soloists; dir. John Eliot Gardiner) 23:13

Hour Two 

Gesualdo:  Ardita zanzaretta from the 6th Book of Madrigals, 1611 (Delitae Musicae) 4:40

Sargent:  An Impression on a Windy Day (BBC Symphony Orchestra, dir. Sakari Oramo) 7:40

CPE Bach:  Sonata in g minor (Mikhail Pletnev) 14:15

Schumann:  Piano Concerto in A minor, op. 54 (Murray Perahia, piano; Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra; dir. Sir Colin Davis) 30:15

Hour Three 

Part:  Psalm 117 (Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir, dir. Paul Hillier) 3:47

Roseingrave:  Three Pieces arranged by Humphrey Searle (Royal Ballet Sinfonia, dir. Gavin Sutherland) 9:44

Telemann:  Trio in f major for oboe, violin, and continuo (The Publick Musick) 5:26

Carse: Two Sketches, A Northern Song, A Northern Dance (Northern Sinfonia, dir. David Lloyd-Jones) 6:48

Scarlatti: Sonata in d minor (Dubravka Tomsic) 3:59

Lauridsen:  Lux aeterna (Polyphony; Britten Sinfonia; dir. Stephen Layton) 26:33

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