Saturday, September 27 2014

---FIRST HALF HOUR---

:04—Roy Harris: “Bells,” from “Memories of a Child’s Sunday,” David Alan Miller, Albany Symphony [Troy 350].

:08—Debussy: “Serenade for the Doll,” Nelson Freire, piano [Decca 478 1111]. From “Children’s Corner.”

:11—Roy Harris: “Childhood and Youth,” from Eighth Symphony, David Alan Miller, Albany Symphony [Troy 350].

:16—Prokofiev: Seventh Symphony, first move., 1952, Neeme Jarvi, Scottish National Orchestra [Chandos 8442].

:25—Pamela Harrison (1915-1990): “Suite for Timothy,” finale, 1948, Gavin Sutherland, Royal Ballet Sinfonia [Naxos 8.557752].

---SECOND HALF HOUR---

:30—Robert Schumann: “Scenes from Childhood,” first move., Vladimir Ashkenazy, piano [ Decca 470 918-2].

:32—Benjamin Britten (1913-1976): “The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra,” Neeme Jarvi, Bergen Philharmonic [BIS 420].

:49—Debussy: “The Little Shepherd,” Nelson Freire, piano [Decca 478 1111]. From “Children’s Corner.”

:51—Prokofiev: Seventh Symphony, second move., 1952, Neeme Jarvi, Scottish National Orchestra [Chandos 8442].

---THIRD HALF HOUR---

:04—Debussy: “Golliwog’s Cake Walk,” Nelson Freire, piano [Decca 478 1111]. From “Children’s Corner.”

:07—Debussy: “Golliwog’s Cake Walk,” Isao Tomita, synth [RCA Victor 63588-2].

:10—Victor Herbert (1859-1924): “March of the Toys,” Keith Brion, Razumovsky Symphony [Naxos 8.559025].

:15—Ravel: “Pagodas,” from “Mother Goose,” Charles Dutoit, Montreal Symphony [London 410 254-2].

:19—Prokofiev: Seventh Symphony, third move., 1952, Neeme Jarvi, Scottish National Orchestra [Chandos 8442].

:26—Roy Harris: “Play,” from “Memories of a Child’s Sunday,” David Alan Miller, Albany Symphony [Troy 350].

---FOURTH HALF HOUR---

:30—Debussy: “Snowflakes Dancing,” Nelson Freire, piano [Decca 478 1111]. From “Children’s Corner.”

:33--Debussy: “Snowflakes Dancing,” Isao Tomita, synth [RCA Victor 63588-2].

:36-- Victor Herbert (1859-1924): “Toymaker and Shop,” Keith Brion, Razuomovsky Symphony [Naxos 8.559025].

:39-- Rossini/Respighi: Cancan from “The Magnificent Toyshop,” Arthur Fiedler, Boston Pops [RCA Victor 66419-2].

:41—Prokofiev: “Peter and the Wolf,” introduction, Eugene Ormandy, Philadelphia Orchestra p[RCA Victor 52743-2].

:44— Pamela Harrison (1915-1990): “Suite for Timothy,” first move., 1948, Gavin Sutherland, Royal Ballet Sinfonia [Naxos 8.557752].  

:47—Prokofiev: Seventh Symphony, finale, 1952, Neeme Jarvi, Scottish National Orchestra [Chandos 8442].

:56—Rossini/Respighi: Tarantella from “The Magnificent Toyshop,” Arthur Fiedler, Boston Pops [RCA Victor 66419-2].

Saturday, September 20 2014

---FIRST HALF HOUR---

:04—Scott Joplin: “Solace,” Robert Strickland, piano [IndieBlue 59702].

:12—Emmanuel Chabrier: Habanera, John Eliot Gardiner, Vienna Philharmonic [DG 447 751-2].

:17—Ravel: “Habanera,” Robert Casadesus, piano [Columbia 63316].

:20—Karl Jenkins: “Isle of the Mystic Lake,” from Adiemus IV [OM 99652].

:24—Astor Piazzolla: “Libertango,” Quartet San Francisco [JC 29440].

---SECOND HALF HOUR---

:30—Karl Jenkins: “Cancion violeta,” from “Adiemus Colores,” bolerolike [DG 91067].

:37—Bardi: “Gallo Ciego,” Quartet San Francisco [JC 29440].

:42—Maurice Ravel: “Bolero,” Charles Dutoit, Monteeal Symphony [London 430 714-2].

---THIRD HALF HOUR---

:04—Chick Corea: “Armando’s Rhumba,” Quartet San Francisco [JC 29440].

:08—Karl Jenkins: “Cancion roja,” from “Adiemus Colores,” bolerolike [DG 91067].

:16—Arturo Marquez (1950- ): “Danzon No. 4,” Joel Sachs, Camerata de las Americas [Dorian 93230].

:27—Jeff Beck: “Beck’s Bolero,” 1966, with Keith Moon on drums during a one-day hiatus from The Who. It’s Moon who roars at one point. [Epic 77252-2].

---FOURTH HALF HOUR---

:30—Alberto Ginastera: “Estancia Suite,” first move., Michael Tilson Thomas, New World Symphony [Argo 436 737-2].

:34—Karl Jenkins: “Blue Bolero,” from Adiemus III [OM 46674].

:43—Miguel del Aguila (1957- ): “Conga-Line in Hell,” Joel Sachs, Camerata de las Americas [Dorian 93230].

:45—Arolas: “Comme il faut,” Quartet San Francisco [JC 29440].

:48--Mozart Camargo Guaraneri: “Flor de Tremembe,” Joel Sachs, Camerata de las Americas [Dorian 93230].

:55—Frank Zappa: “Regyptian Strut,” re-released on “Strictly Genteel,” [Ryko 10578].

Saturday, September 13 2014

---FIRST HALF HOUR---

:04—Maurice Ravel (1875-1937): “Tombeau de Couperin,” first move., Ray Still, oboe w/Georg Solti, Chicago Symphony [DG B0006610-2].

:07—Alessandro Marcello (1673-1747): Oboe Concerto in D minor, first move., Heinz Holliger, oboe, w/Il Musici [DG B0006610-2].

:11—Igor Stravinsky (1882-1971): Pastorale, arranged for violin and four winds, 1934), Ralph Gomberg, oboe; Joseph Silverstein, violin; Laurence Thorstenberg, English horn; Harold Wright, clarinet; Sherman Walt, bassoon [DG B0006610-2].

:14—Arthur Honegger (1892-1955): Concerto da Camera, entire, 1949, David Shostac, flute; Allan Vogel, English horn; w/Gerard Schwarz, Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra [Nonesuch 79018-2].

---SECOND HALF HOUR---

:30—Paul Hindemith (1895-1963): Sonata for English Horn and Piano (1941), first move., Hansjorg Schellenberger, English horn; Ferenc Bognar, piano [Sony 64400-2].

:34-- Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958): Oboe Concerto, finale, 1944, Maurice Bourgue, oboe w/William Boughton English String Orchestra [Nimbus 5019].

:42—Richard Strauss (1864-1949): Oboe Concerto in D, finale, Heinz Holliger, oboe w/Edo de Waart, New Philharmonia [Philips 438 733-2].

:53—Germaine Tailleferre (1892-1983): Rondo for Oboe and Piano, 1973, Robert Ingliss, oboe; Marcia Eckert, piano [Cambria 1085].

:55—Friedemann Bach: Flute Duet No. 4, arranged for flute and oboe, Allen Vogel, oboe, and Janice Tipton, flute [Delos 3235].

---THIRD HALF HOUR---

:04—Benjamin Britten (1913-1976): “Phaeton,” from “Six Metamorphoses After Ovid,” Op. 49, Hansjorg Schellenberger, oboe [DG B0006610-2].

:06—Gustav Holst (1874-1934): A Fugal Concerto for Flute, Oboe and Strings, Op. 40, No. 2, first move., Anna Pyne, flute; Philip Harmer, oboe; Howard Griffiths, English Sinfonia [Naxos 8.570339].

:09—Bach (1685-1750): “Wohl euch, ihr auserwahlten Seelen” from Cantata BWV 34, Stephen Taylor, oboe d’amore solo, Richard Kapp, Philharmonia Virtuosi [SK 62829-2].

:15—Telemann (1681-1767): Darmstadt Overture No. 1, sixth move., Cologne Chamber Orchestra (naxos 8.554244].

:17—Bach (1685-1750): Sinfonia from Cantata BWV 156, adagio, Stephen Taylor, oboe d’amore solo, Richard Kapp, Philharmonia Virtuosi [SK 62829-2].

:20-- Bach (1685-1750): Sinfonia from Cantata BWV 156, adagio, Paul McCandless, regular oboe, the same notes but with different instrumentation [Windham Hill 11150-2].

:24—Hoagy Carmichael: “The Nearness of You,” Bud Shank, flute and Bob Cooper, oboe, w/Claude Williamson, piano; Don Prell, bass; Chuck Flores, drums [Mosaic 95069 2]. 

---FOURTH HALF HOUR---

:30—Domenico Zipoli: Adagio for Oboe, Cello & Strings, Pierre Pierlot, oboe, w/Jean-Francois Pailliard Orchestra [RCA Victor 65468].

:38—Georg Philipp Telemann (1681-1767): Concerto in B major for two flutes, two oboes and strings, Stephen Taylor and Melanie Field, oboes, w/Orchestra of St. Luke’s [MusicMaster 60210].

:41—Bach (1685-1750): Violin Sonata in G minor, BWV 1020, first move., Hansjorg Schellenberger, oboe, w/Rolf Koenen, harpsichord [DG B0006610-2].

:43—Paul Hindemith (1895-1963): Sonata for English Horn and Piano (1941), finale, Hansjorg Schellenberger, English horn; Ferenc Bognar, piano [Sony 64400-2].

:45—Gustav Holst (1874-1934): A Fugal Concerto for Flute, Oboe and Strings, Op. 40, No. 2, finale, Anna Pyne, flute; Philip Harmer, oboe; Howard Griffiths, English Sinfonia [Naxos 8.570339].

:48—George Shearing: “Lullaby of Birdland,” Bud Shank, flute and Bob Cooper, oboe, w/Claude Williamson, piano; Don Prell, bass; Chuck Flores, drums [Mosaic 95069 2].

:53—Sonny & Cher: “I Got you Babe,” 1965, [JCD 3126].

:54--Bud Shank (flute) and Bob Cooper (oboe): “I Want to Be Happy,” [Mosaic 010].

Saturday, September 6 2014

---FIRST HALF HOUR---

:04—Scarlatti: Sonata in A major, K208, L238, Nancy Allen, harp [EMI 59070 2].

:06—Scarlatti: Sonata in C minor, K115, L407, Julian Gray and Ronal Pearl, guitars [Dorian 93226].

:13—Scarlatti: Sonata in A major, K209, L428, Manuel Barrueco, guitar [Vox 3007].

--SEGUE--

:17-- Scarlatti: Sonata in A major, K209, L428, Nancy Allen, harp [EMI 59070 2].

--SEGUE—

:22—Scarlatti: Sonata in A major, Bob James, synthesizer, from “The Scarlatti Dialogues” [MK 44519].

:25—Scarlatti: Sonata in E minor, K11, L352, Andres Segovia, guitar [DG 289 471 697-2].

--SEGUE--

:28—Scarlatti: Sinfonia in C major, finale, Fabio Biondi, Europa Galante [Veritas 45495-2].

---SECOND HALF HOUR---

:30—Scarlatti: Sonata in E major, K531, L430, Vladimir Horowitz, piano [MBK 42534].

:34—Scarlatti: Sonata in E major, K531, L430, Ida Pesta and Alexandre Lagoya, guitars, from “Essential Guitar: 33 Guitar Masterpieces” [Decca 289 470 477-2].

:38—Scarlatti: Sonata in C major, K398, L218, Colin Tilney, harpsichord, from “Ladders to Heaven, 16 Late Sonatas” [Dorian  93253].

:44—Scarlatti: Sonata in D major, K491, L164, Wendy Carlos, synthesizer, from “The Well-Tempered Synthesizer” [ESD 81422].

:48—Scarlatti: Sonata in D major, K490, L206, Manuel Barrueco, guitar [Vox 3007].

:52—Scarlatti: Sonata in D minor, K213, L108, Bela Fleck, banjo; Chris Thile, mandolin [Sony 89610].

:56—Scarlatti: Sinfonia in A major, finale, Fabio Biondi, Europa Galante [Veritas 45495-2].

:57—Scarlatti: Fugue of the Cat in G minor, Bob James, synthesizer, from “The Scarlatti Dialogues” [MK 44519].

---THIRD HALF HOUR---

:04—Scarlatti: Sonata in E minor, K292, L24, Manuel Barrueco, guitar [Vox 3007].

:08—Scarlatti: Sonata in G major, K455, L209, Colin Tilney, harpsichord, from “Ladders to Heaven, 16 Late Sonatas” [Dorian  93253]. Slower version of what Horowitz takes really fast.

:12—Scarlatti: Sonata in G major, K455, L209, Vladimir Horowitz, piano [MBK 42534].

:16—Scarlatti: Sonata in G major, K455, L209, Wendy Carlos, synthesizer, from “The Well-Tempered Synthesizer” [ESD 81422]. She takes it fast, too.

:18—Scarlatti: Sinfonia in C major, opening presto, Fabio Biondi, Europa Galante [Veritas 45495-2].

:20-- Scarlatti: Sonata in G minor, K12, L489, Julian Gray and Ronal Pearl, guitars [Dorian 93226].

:25— Scarlatti: Sonata in D minor, K141, L422, Joanna MacGregor, piano [Collins 13222]. Not as fast as next track.

:26—Scarlatti: Sonata in D minor, K141, L422, Pierre Hantai, harpsichord [Astree Naïve 8836]. Really fast.

---FOURTH HALF HOUR---

:30—Scarlatti: Sonata in E major, K380, L23, Wendy Carlos, synthesizer, from “The Well-Tempered Synthesizer” [ESD 81422].

:32—Scarlatti: Sonata in E major, K380, Netherlands Brass Quintet [Ottavo 48609].

:34-- Scarlatti: Sonata in E major, K380, L23, Nancy Allen, harp [EMI 59070 2].

:36—Scarlatti: Sonata in E minor, K98, L325, Ivo Pogorelich, piano [DG 435 855-2]

:40—Scarlatti: Sonata in C major, Bob James, synthesizer, from “The Scarlatti Dialogues” [MK 44519].

:45—Alessandro Scarlatti: Concerto Grosso in F, third move., Fabio Biondi, Europa Galante [Veritas 45495-2].

:47—Scarlatti: Sonata in C major, K159, L104, “La caccia,” Bela Fleck, banjo; Chris Thile, mandolin [Sony 89610].

:50—Scarlatti: Sonata in C major, K340, L105, Pierre Hantai, harpsichord [Astree Naïve 8836].

:52—Scarlatti: Sinfonia in A major, first move., Fabio Biondi, Europa Galante [Veritas 45495-2].

:53—Scarlatti: Sonata in B minor, Jacques Loussier Trio [Telarc 83516].

FILL: Scarlatti: Sonata in F major, K446, L118, Vladimir Horowitz, piano [MK 42410].

FILL: Scarlatti: Sonata in G major, K427, San Francisco Saxophone Quartet [EMI 54132].

FILL: Donal Fox Quartet: “Scarlatti Jazz Suite,” [iMTS 26625].