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Monday, March 21, 2016 Permalink

A Celebration Of Spring In Classical Music

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On this the official 2nd day of Spring we mark the start of the season with a daylong celebration featuring great musical works inspired by or otherwise connected with Spring. Enjoy Spring Fling!

Playlist

6:00am
6:00am
Luigi Cherubini: L'Hotellerie Portugaise: Overture BUY Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields; Neville Marriner, conductor
EMI Classics 54438
6:12am
Sergei Rachmaninoff: Daisies (Marguerite) Opus 38/3 BUY Olga Kern, piano
Harmonia Mundi 907336
6:15am
Antonin Dvorak: Bagatelles Opus 47 BUY Takacs Quartet
London/Decca 430077
6:33am
Ottorino Respighi: Three Botticelli Pictures: La Primavera (Spring) BUY Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Deutsche Grammophon 437533
6:39am
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 1 in F major K 37 BUY English Chamber Orchestra; Murray Perahia, conductor Murray Perahia, piano
Sony 1914112
6:56am
Andrew York: Sunburst BUY Jason Vieaux, guitar
Azica 71287
7:00am
7:01am
Arnold Bax: Morning Song (Maytime in Sussex) BUY London Philharmonic Orchestra; Bryden Thomson, conductor Margaret Fingerhut, piano
Chandos 8516
7:11am
Sergei Prokofiev: Maiden's Dance from "The Stone Flower" Opus 118 BUY Scottish National Orchestra; Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Chandos 10481
7:16am
Antonio Vivaldi: Four Seasons: Spring (La Primavera) in E major Opus 8 RV 269 BUY Chamber Orchestra of Europe; Claudio Abbado, conductor Viktoria Mullova, violin
Philips 420216
7:28am
Carl Maria Von Weber: DER FREISCHUTZ: Overture Opus 77 J 277 BUY New Zealand Symphony Orchestra; Antoni Wit, conductor
Naxos 570296
7:39am
Josef Myslivecek: Symphony in Bb major F 30 BUY London Mozart Players; Matthias Bamert, conductor
Chandos 10203
7:50am
Agustin Barrios: Vals de Primavera BUY David Russell, guitar
Telarc 80373
7:55am
Ignaz Holzbauer: Flute Concerto in D major BUY La Stagione Frankfurt; Karl Kaiser, conductor Karl Kaiser, flute
Cpo 777358
8:00am
8:12am
Gareth Walters: Primavera Overture BUY Royal Ballet Sinfonia; Andrew Penny, conductor
Marco Polo 225048
8:19am
Edward Elgar: Three Bavarian Dances Opus 27 BUY Bournemouth Sinfonietta; Norman Del Mar, conductor
Chandos 2404
8:33am
Jean-Baptiste Lully: Chaconne "The Love Doctor" (de l'Amour medecin) Suite BUY Le Concert des Nations; Jordi Savall, conductor
Alia Vox 9807
8:37am
Robert Schumann: Papillons (Butterflies) Opus 2 BUY Vladimir Ashkenazy, piano
London/Decca 414474
8:54am
Johann Strauss, Jr.: Voices of Spring (Fruhlingsstimmen) Opus 410 BUY Vienna State Opera Orchestra; Jascha Horenstein, conductor
Chesky Records 95
9:00am
9:00am
William Boyce: Symphony No. 6 in F major Opus 2 BUY London Festival Orchestra; Ross Pople, conductor
Arte Nova 340320
9:09am
Emile Waldteufel: Love and Spring Waltz (Amour et Printemps) BUY Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra; Kurt Redel, conductor
Pierre Verany 787101
9:15am
Alessandro Scarlatti: THE GARDEN OF ROSES: Overture (Il Giardino di Rose) BUY Philharmonia Orchestra; Simon Wright, conductor John Wallace, trumpet; John Miller, trumpet
Nimbus 5079
9:20am
Maurice Ravel: Le tombeau de Couperin (The tomb of Couperin) BUY Ulster Orchestra; Yan Pascal Tortelier, conductor
Chandos 8756
9:37am
Felix Mendelssohn: Song Without Words: "May Breezes" in G major Opus 62/1 BUY Nikita Magaloff, piano
Denon Records 73535
9:41am
Giuseppe Tartini: Violin Concerto in F major D 69 BUY Orfeo Orchestra; Gyorgy Vashegyi, conductor Laszlo Paulik, violin
Hungaraton 32045
10:00am
10:00am
Emil von Reznicek: Comedy Overture (Eine Lustspiel-Ouverture) BUY WDR Symphony Orchestra Koln; Michail Jurowski, conductor
Cpo 777047
10:09am
Michio Miyagi: The Sea in Springtime (Haru no Umi) BUY Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80488
10:18am
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 31 "Paris" in D major K 297 BUY Prague Chamber Orchestra; Charles Mackerras, conductor
Telarc 80190
10:34am
Ludwig Van Beethoven: Violin Sonata No. 5 "Spring" in F major Opus 24 BUY Pinchas Zukerman, violin; Marc Neikrug, piano
RCA 61561
10:59am
Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: TSAR SALTAN: Flight of the Bumblebee BUY Minnesota Orchestra; Eiji Oue, conductor
Reference Recordings 92
11:00am
11:01am
Franz Joseph Haydn: Cello Concerto No. 1 in C major HOB VIIb:1 BUY English Chamber Orchestra; Julian Lloyd Webber, conductor Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
Philips 412793
11:29am
Lodewijk Mortelmans: The Myth of Spring (Mythe der Lente) BUY VRT Philharmonic Orchestra; Silveer Van Den Broeck, conductor
Marco Polo 225101
11:41am
Adalbert Gyrowetz: Symphony in Eb major Opus 6, No. 2 BUY London Mozart Players; Matthias Bamert, conductor
Chandos 9791
12:00pm
12:00pm
Frederick Delius: On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring BUY Royal Philharmonic Orchestra; Christopher Seaman, conductor
Platinum Disc 2865
12:07pm
Sergei Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor Opus 18 BUY Montreal Symphony Orchestra; Charles Dutoit, conductor Jorge Bolet, piano
London/Decca 421181
12:45pm
Pieter Hellendaal: Concerto Grosso in D minor Opus 3/2 BUY Combattimento Consort; Jan Willem de Vriend, conductor
NM Classics 92019
12:57pm
Gabriel Faure: Papillon Opus 77 BUY Yo Yo Ma, cello; Kathryn Stott, piano
Sony 510316
1:00pm
1:01pm
Johann Fischer: THE JOURNAL OF SPRING: Suite No. 7 BUY L'Orfeo Barokorkester; Michi Gaigg, conductor
Cpo 777150
1:09pm
Felix Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night's Dream: Overture BUY Philharmonia Orchestra; Neville Marriner, conductor
London/Decca 4780105
1:22pm
Giovanni Paisiello: Piano Concerto No. 8 in F major BUY Saint Cecilia Chamber Orchestra; Pietro Spada, conductor Pietro Spada, piano
Brilliant Classics 94224
1:51pm
Pietro Mascagni: CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA: The air is sweet with orange blossoms (Gli Aranci Olezzano) BUY Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra of Bratislava; Alexander Rahbari, conductor Slovak Philharmonic Chorus
Naxos 553963
2:00pm
2:00pm
Eric Coates: The Three Elizabeths Suite: Springtime in Angus (The Queen Mother) BUY The Royal Artillery Band; Major Geoffrey Kingston, conductor
Naxos 554488
2:09pm
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: ABDUCTION FROM THE SERAGLIO Overture K 384 BUY Lausanne Chamber Orchestra; Yehudi Menuhin, conductor
Virgin Classics 363284
2:15pm
Robert Schumann: Symphony No. 1 "Spring" in Bb major Opus 38 BUY Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra; Riccardo Muti, conductor
Newton Classics 8802081
2:49pm
Francesco Geminiani: Concerto Grosso in D major Opus 4/1 BUY Southwest German Chamber Orchestra; Paul Angerer, conductor
Vox Classics 5152
3:00pm
3:00pm
Jean Sibelius: Spring Song BUY Lahti Symphony Orchestra; Osmo Vanska, conductor
Bis 1445
3:10pm
Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: Flute Concerto in D minor Wq 22 / H 425 BUY C. P. E. Bach Chamber Orchestra; Hartmut Haenchen, conductor Eckart Haupt, flute
Capriccio Records 10988
3:35pm
Astor Piazzolla: Primavera Portena BUY David Tanenbaum, guitar
New Albion 65
3:40pm
Antonio Rosetti: Symphony in F major A33/KI:24 BUY London Mozart Players; Matthias Bamert, conductor
Chandos 9567
3:59pm
Karl Goldmark: Im Fruhling Overture (In Spring) Opus 36 BUY National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland; Stephen Gunzenhauser, conductor
Naxos 550745
4:00pm
4:09pm
Johann Hertel: Trumpet Concerto No. 1 in Eb major BUY London Philharmonic Orchestra; Elgar Howarth, conductor Hakan Hardenberger, trumpet
Philips 426311
4:24pm
Felix Mendelssohn: Song Without Words "Spring Song" (Book V, No. 6) in A major Opus 62/6 BUY Andras Schiff, piano
London/Decca 421119
4:27pm
Claude Debussy: Images for Orchestra: Iberia BUY BBC Northern Symphony Orchestra; Raymond Leppard, conductor
BBC Music 32
4:49pm
Thomas Morley: Now is the month of maying BUY ; John Rutter, conductor Cambridge Singers
Collegium Records 105
4:52pm
Antonin Dvorak: RUSALKA: Polonaise in Eb major BUY Czech Philharmonic Orchestra; Vaclav Neumann, conductor
Philips 422387
4:58pm
Johan Wagenaar: Concert Overture: The Force of Spring (Fruhlingsgewalt) Opus 11 BUY Netherlands Radio Symphony Orchestra; Jac Van Steen, conductor
NM Classics 92090
5:00pm
5:07pm
Johann Sebastian Bach: Violin Concerto No. 2 in E major BWV 1042 BUY Gli Incogniti; Amandine Beyer, conductor Amandine Beyer, violin
Zig Zag 325
5:23pm
Frederic Chopin: Etude No. 21 "Butterfly" in Gb major Opus 25/9 BUY Murray Perahia, piano
Sony 61885
5:25pm
Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Russian Easter Festival Overture Opus 36 BUY London Philharmonic Orchestra; Jose Serebrier, conductor
Reference Recordings 89
5:41pm
Johann Christian Bach: Sinfonia Concertante in Eb major C 37 BUY London Festival Orchestra; Ross Pople, conductor
Musical Heritage 512892
5:55pm
Christian Sinding: Rustle of Spring Opus 32/3 BUY Jerome Lowenthal, piano
Arabesque 6578
5:59pm
Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for 2 oboes, 2 violins, bassoon in C major RV 557 BUY Ensemble Zefiro; Alfredo Bernardini, conductor Members of...
Naive 8679
6:00pm
6:09pm
Agustin Barrios: Vals de Primavera BUY David Russell, guitar
Telarc 80373
6:14pm
Lili Boulanger: One Spring Morning (D'un Matin de Printemps) BUY The Women's Philharmonic; JoAnn Falletta, conductor
Koch 7169
6:20pm
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Rondo for piano & orchestra in D major K 382 BUY Moscow Virtuosi; Vladimir Spivakov, conductor Evgeny Kissin, piano
Rca 60400
6:30pm
Hubert Parry: An English Suite BUY City of London Sinfonia; Richard Hickox, conductor
EMI Classics 95422
6:54pm
Mark O'Connor: Butterfly's Day Out BUY Yo Yo Ma, cello; Edgar Meyer, bass; Mark O'Connor, mandolin
Sony 89667

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