Howard's Day Off - October 22 2016

Oct 22, 2016

---FIRST HALF HOUR---

:04—Alexander Glazunov: Symphony No. 7 in E minor, Op. 77, “Pastoral,” 1903, scherzo, Alexander Anissimov, Moscow Symphony [Naxos 553769].

:10—Mikhail Glinka (1804-1857): “March of Chernomor,” 1842, Vassily Sinaisky, BBC Philharmonic [Chandos 9861].

:15—Vassily Kalinnikov (1866-1901): Symphony No. 1 in G minor, first move., 1895, Neeme Jarvi, Scottish National Orchestra [Chandos 8611].

---SECOND HALF HOUR---

:30—Sergei Taneyev (1856-1915): Symphony in B flat major, 1877, first move., Valeri Polyansky, Russian State Symphony [Chandos 9998].

:46—Alexander Glazunov (1865-1936): Symphony No. 5 in B flat major, 1895, Op. 55, first move., Gennadi Rozhdestvensky, USSR Ministry of Culture Symphony [Olympia 101].

---THIRD HALF HOUR---

:04—Mikhail Glinka (1804-1857): “Ruslan and Ljumila” overture, 1842, George Solti, London Symphony [Decca 289 460 982]. Before the “Mighty Handful” there was Glinka.

:09—Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov (1859-1938): Symphony No. 1 in F minor, Op. 46, 1908, finale, Choo Hoey, Singapore Symphony [Naxos 573508]. Student of Rimsky-Korsakov, later head of the Moscow Conservatory.

:18—Reinhold Gliere (1875-1956): Symphony No. 2 in C minor, finale, Edward Downes, BBC Phlharmonic [Chandos 9071].

---FOURTH HALF HOUR---

:30—Vassily Kalinnikov (1866-1901): Symphony No. 1 in G minor, slow move., 1895, Neeme Jarvi, Scottish National Orchestra [Chandos 8611].

:38—Anton Arensky (1861-1906): Symphony No. 1 in B minor, Op. 4, finale, 1883,  Valery Polyansky, Russian State Symphony [Chandos 10086].

(TQ: WHAT MORE FAMOUS WORK USES THIS SAME IDEA?)

:46—Sergei Taneyev (1856-1915): Symphony No. 4 in C minor, Op. 13, opening, 1901,  Valeri Polyansky, Russian State Symphony [Chandos 9998].

:47—Gustav Holst: “Mars,” from “The Planets,” Loren Maazel, French National Orchestra [CBS 37249].

:48—Reinhold Gliere (1875-1956): “Bronze Horseman Suite,” second move., Edward Downes, BBC Philharmonic [9379].

:51—Alexander Glazunov (1865-1936): Symphony No. 5 in B flat major, 1895, Op. 55, scherzo, Gennadi Rozhdestvensky, USSR Ministry of Culture Symphony [Olympia 101].

:57—Alexander Glazunov (1865-1936): Symphony No. 3 in D major, Op. 33, 1890, scherzo, track 2, 8:59 but use what fits, Alexander Anissimov, Moscow Symphony [Naxos 554253].