Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Afternoon Classics, Tuesday,October 19, 2010

We have a number of new releases to play this week as well as the anniversaries of a number of old musical friends. So, to begin with:
Symphony No. 20 in D, K 133 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart with James Levine and the Boston Symphony Orchestra
Sonata No. 2 in A minor for Cello & Piano, Op. 81 by Nikolai Miaskovsky performed by Wendy Warner - cello; Irina Nuzova - piano
Serenade for strings in C major, Op. 48 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky; Sir Neville Marriner and the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Piano Sonata No. 7 in Bflat, Op. 83 by Sergei Prokofiev performed by Lang Lang - piano
Pictures at An Exhibition (Ravel orch.) of Modest Moussorgsky; Valery Gergiev and the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Concerto for violin and orchestra No. 1 in D, Op. 19 by Sergei Prokofiev with Gil Shaham - violin; Andre Previn and the London Symphony Orchestra
Gnarley Buttons for clarinet and Orchestra by John Adams, performed by Michael Collins - clarinet; John Adams conducting the London Sinfonietta
Holberg Suite, Op. 40 by Edvard Grieg; again Sir Neville Marriner and the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields

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