Piano Concertos Reign on The Third Floor: #239

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Sun, 02/23/2020 - 8:00am to 11:00am
It’ll be deuces wild as we hear the 2nd piano concertos from Mendelssohn, Brahms, and Rachmaninov. We’ll also be enjoying a tone poem from Sibelius, motets from de Machaut and Carissimi, plus some adapted choral music by Dvorak and Sibelius, once again.

TTF Program 239

February 23, 2020

Hour One

  1. Sibelius: Be still my soul (Libera, dir. Robert Prizeman) 4:00
  2. Sibelius: Tapiola, op. 112 (BBC Symphony Orchestra, dir. Sakari Oramo) 18:03
  3. Mendelssohn:  Piano Concerto #2 (Joseph Kalichstein, piano; Scottish Chamber Orchestra, dir. Jaime Laredo) 22:27
  4. Carissimi:  Suscitavit Dominus (Consortium Carissimi) 6:43
  5. Arcadelt:  Ave Maria (Riga Chamber Choir, dir. Immants Kokars) 2:00

Hour Two

  1. Guillaume de Machaut: Puis qu’en oubli (Oxford Camerata, dir. Jeremy Summerly) 1:52
  2. Brahms:  Piano Concerto #2 (Ivan Moravec, piano; Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, dir. Jiri Belohlavek) 50:15

Hour Three

  1. Charpentier:  Magnificat (Dawn Upshaw, soprano; Ann Muray, soprano; John Aler, tenor; Kurt Moll, bass; Academy Chorus of St. Martin in-the-Fields; Academy of St. Martin in-the-Fields, dir. Sir Neville Marriner) 16:20
  2. Rachmaninov:  Piano Concerto #2 (Vladimir Ashkenazy, piano; Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, dir. Bernard Haitink) 34:30
  3. Dvorak:  Going Home, the adapted Largo from the 9th Symphony, Symphony for the New World (Libera, dir. Robert Prizeman) 4:00


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