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WETA Classical

  • Symphony #3 in D Major, D 200

    Franz Schubert

    Sunday
    May 22

    Freiburg Baroque Orchestra | Pablo Heras-Casado (conductor)

    Harmonia Mundi 90.2154 (Schubert: Symphonies Nos. 3 & 4)
  • The Four Seasons: Spring

    Antonio Vivaldi

    Sunday
    May 22

    Joshua Bell (violin) | Academy of St. Martin in the Fields | John Constable (harpsichord)

    Sony 88697-11013 (Vivaldi: The Four Seasons)
  • God is gone up, Op. 27 #2

    Gerald Finzi

    Sunday
    May 22

    Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge | Asher Oliver (organ) | Stephen Layton (conductor)

    Hyperion 68222 (Finzi)
  • Ascension Oratorio, BWV 11. Lobet Gott in seinen Reichen (Laud to God in All his Kingdoms)

    Johann Sebastian Bach

    Sunday
    May 22

    Ann Monoyios (soprano) | Daniel Taylor (alto) | Frederick Urrey (tenor) | Christòpheren Nomura (bass) | Bach Choir of Bethlehem | Bach Festival Orchestra | Greg Funfgeld (conductor)

    Dorian 90306 (J.S. Bach: The Ascension Oratorio)
  • Motet. Viri Galilei

    Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

    Sunday
    May 22

    Westminster Cathedral Choir | James O'Donnell (conductor)

    Hyperion 66316 (Palestrina: Missa O Rex Gloriae)
  • Cantata 43. Gott fähret auf mit Jauchzen (God is gone up with a shout)

    Johann Sebastian Bach

    Sunday
    May 22

    Barbara Schlick (soprano) | Catherine Patriasz (alto) | Christoph Pregardien (tenor) | Peter Kooij (bass) | Collegium Vocale Gent | Philippe Herreweghe (conductor)

    Harmonia Mundi 901479 (J.S. Bach: Himmelfahrts-Oratorium)
  • The head that once was crowned with thorns

    Jeremiah Clarke

    Sunday
    May 22

    Choir of King's College, Cambridge | Philip Ledger (conductor) | Thomas Trotter (organ)

    EMI 65102 (Choral Evensong for Ascension Day)
  • Psalm 24

    Joseph Barnby

    Sunday
    May 22

    Choir of King's College, Cambridge | Philip Ledger (conductor) | Thomas Trotter (organ)

    EMI 65102 (Choral Evensong for Ascension Day)
  • Introit. Alleluia, Ascendit Deus

    William Byrd

    Sunday
    May 22

    Choir of King's College, Cambridge | Philip Ledger (conductor) | Thomas Trotter (organ)

    EMI 65102 (Choral Evensong for Ascension Day)
  • Piano Concerto

    Clara Wieck Schumann

    Sunday
    May 22

    Veronica Jochum (piano) | Bamberg Symphony Orchestra | Joseph Silverstein (conductor)

    Pro Arte 395 (C. Schumann: Piano Concerto)
  • Semiramide: Overture

    Antonio Salieri

    Sunday
    May 22

    Philharmonia Orchestra | Pietro Spada (conductor)

    ASV 955 (Salieri: Piano Concertos)
  • Academic Festival Overture

    Johannes Brahms

    Sunday
    May 22

    Royal Philharmonic Orchestra | André Previn (conductor)

    Telarc 80155 (Brahms: Symphony No. 4, Academic Festival Overture)
  • Concerto, K. 313

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Sunday
    May 22

    James Galway (flute) | Chamber Orchestra of Europe

    RCA 7861 (James Galway Plays Mozart)
  • Piano Concerto #2 in C Minor, Op. 18

    Sergei Rachmaninoff

    Sunday
    May 22

    Daniil Trifonov (piano) | Philadelphia Orchestra | Yannick Nézet-Séguin (conductor)

    DG 483.5335 (Daniil Trifonov: Destination Rachmaninov: Departure)
  • Consecration of the House Overture

    Ludwig van Beethoven

    Sunday
    May 22

    Philharmonia Orchestra | Otto Klemperer (conductor)

    EMI 47190 (Beethoven: Overtures)
  • Oboe Concerto #3

    George Frideric Handel

    Sunday
    May 22

    Annette Berryman (oboe) | La Ricordanza

    MDG 505.1381 (Foreign Insult)
  • Piano Concerto #1

    Franz Liszt

    Sunday
    May 22

    Claudio Arrau (piano) | London Symphony Orchestra | Sir Colin Davis (conductor)

    Philips 416.461 (Liszt: The Piano Concertos, 3 Etudes de concert)
  • Suite D Major

    Georg Philipp Telemann

    Sunday
    May 22

    Ludwig Güttler (trumpet) | Leipzig New Bach Collegium Musicum | Max Pommer (conductor)

    Capriccio 10.055 (Trompetenkonzerte des Barock)
  • Clarinet Concerto #2 B-flat Major

    Ignaz Joseph Pleyel

    Sunday
    May 22

    Dieter Kloecker (clarinet) | South German Chamber Orchestra | Sebastian Tewinkel (conductor)

    CPO 777.241 (Pleyel: Clarinet Concertos)
  • Trio Sonata, BWV 1038 in G Major

    Johann Sebastian Bach

    Sunday
    May 22

    Jed Wentz (flute) | Igor Ruhadze (violin) | Michael Borgstede (harpsichord) | Job ter Haar (cello)

    Brilliant 93814 (Bach Complete Chamber Music for Flute)
  • Piano Trio #2 in F Major, Op. 80

    Robert Schumann

    Sunday
    May 22

    Leif Ove Andsnes (piano) | Christian Tetzlaff (violin) | Tanja Tetzlaff (cello)

    EMI 94180 (Schumann: Piano Trios)
  • Symphony #36 "Linz"

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Sunday
    May 22

    English Baroque Soloists | John Eliot Gardiner (conductor)

    Philips 422.419 (Mozart: Symphonies Nos. 32, 35 & 36)
  • Sinfonia with Trumpet and Violin, G. 16

    Giuseppe Torelli

    Sunday
    May 22

    Thomas Hammes (trumpet) | European Chamber Soloists | Nicol Matt (conductor)

    Brilliant 92401 (Torelli: Trumpet Concertos)
  • Blue Danube

    Johann Strauss II

    Sunday
    May 22

    Vienna Philharmonic | Zubin Mehta (conductor)

    Sony Classical 45808 (News Year's Concert 1990)
  • Symphony #95

    Joseph Haydn

    Sunday
    May 22

    Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orchestra | Adam Fischer (conductor)

    Nimbus 5216 (Haydn: Symphonies 93 & 95)
  • Faust Ballet Music

    Charles Gounod

    Sunday
    May 22

    Montreal Symphony Orchestra | Charles Dutoit (conductor)

    London 411.708 (Offenbach: Gaîté Parisienne - Gounod: Faust (ballet))
  • Piano Sonata #12 in A-flat Major, Op. 26

    Ludwig van Beethoven

    Sunday
    May 22

    Alfred Brendel (piano)

    Philips 412.575 (Beethoven: The Complete Piano Sonatas)
  • Symphony #3 "Scottish"

    Felix Mendelssohn

    Sunday
    May 22

    London Symphony Orchestra | Claudio Abbado (conductor)

    DG 415.353 (Mendelssohn: 5 Symphonies, Overtures)
  • Suite española, Op. 47: #3. Sevilla

    Isaac Albéniz

    Sunday
    May 22

    Milos Karadaglic (guitar)

    DG 0015579 (Mediterráneo)
  • Skater's Waltz

    Emil Waldteufel

    Sunday
    May 22

    Gulbenkian Foundation Orchestra | Michel Swierczewski (conductor)

    Nimbus 5264 (Waldteufel: The Skater's Waltz)
  • Water Music: Excerpts

    George Frideric Handel

    Sunday
    May 22

    L'Arte dell'Arco | Federico Guglielmo (conductor)

    CPO 777.312 (Händel: Water Music, Royal Fireworks)
  • Piano Concerto A Minor

    Edvard Grieg

    Sunday
    May 22

    Radu Lupu (piano) | London Symphony Orchestra | André Previn (conductor)

    London 414.432 (Schumann & Grieg: Piano Concertos)
  • Concerto, BWV 1055

    Johann Sebastian Bach

    Sunday
    May 22

    Rob Visser (oboe d'amore) | Amsterdam Bach Soloists

    Brilliant 93102/9 (Bach: Complete Works)
  • Canon and Gigue

    Johann Pachelbel

    Sunday
    May 22

    Academy of St. Martin in the Fields | Sir Neville Marriner (conductor)

    Philips 416.386 (Mozart: Eine kleine Nachtmusik - Pachelbel: Canon)
  • Piano Trio #3 in E-flat Major, Op. 44

    Louise Farrenc

    Sunday
    May 22

    Linos Ensemble

    CPO 777.256 (Farrenc: Piano Trios)
  • Flute Concerto, H. 431 in A Minor

    Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Sunday
    May 22

    Konrad Hünteler (flute) | Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra | Ton Koopman (conductor)

    Warner Classics 463.492 (CPE Bach Collection)
  • Violin Concerto #5 "Turkish"

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Sunday
    May 22

    Wolfgang Schneiderhan (violin) | Berlin Philharmonic | Wolfgang Schneiderhan (conductor)

    DG 447.403 (Beethoven: Violin Concerto - Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 5)
  • Piano Trio, Op. 11

    Ludwig van Beethoven

    Sunday
    May 22

    Vladimir Ashkenazy (piano) | Itzhak Perlman (violin) | Lynn Harrell (cello)

    EMI 47455 (Beethoven: Piano Trios)
  • Concerto, RV 531

    Antonio Vivaldi

    Sunday
    May 22

    Yo-Yo Ma (cello) | Jonathan Manson (cello) | Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra | Ton Koopman (conductor)

    Sony 90916 (Vivaldi's Cello)
  • Faschingsschwank aus Wien (Carnival Jest from Vienna)

    Robert Schumann

    Sunday
    May 22

    Alicia de Larrocha (piano)

    London 421.525 (Schumann: Carnaval, etc.)
  • Flute Quartet, Op. 38 in G Major

    Friedrich Ernst Fesca

    Sunday
    May 22

    Linos Ensemble

    CPO 777.126 (Fesca: Flute Quartets)
  • String Symphony #1 in C Major

    Felix Mendelssohn

    Sunday
    May 22

    English String Orchestra | William Boughton (conductor)

    Nimbus 5141 (Mendelssohn: Complete String Symphonies, Vol. 1)
  • Symphony #3 (Divertimento) in G Major

    Michael Haydn

    Sunday
    May 22

    Slovak Chamber Orchestra | Bohdan Warchal (conductor)

    CPO 999.101 (Michael Haydn: Symphonies 1 - 3)
  • Finlandia

    Jean Sibelius

    Sunday
    May 22

    New York Philharmonic | Leonard Bernstein (conductor)

    CBS 36718 (Grieg: Peer Gynt Suites 1 & 2)
  • Symphony #90

    Joseph Haydn

    Sunday
    May 22

    Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orchestra | Adam Fischer (conductor)

    Nimbus 5269 (Haydn: Symphonies Nos. 88, 90 & 92)
  • Piano Trio #1 in B-flat Major, D 898

    Franz Schubert

    Sunday
    May 22

    Klaviertrio Amsterdam

    Brilliant 93798 (Schubert: Piano Trios)
  • Tancredi: Overture

    Gioachino Rossini

    Sunday
    May 22

    Scottish Chamber Orchestra | Jaime Laredo (conductor)

    Nimbus 5078 (Rossini: Overtures)
  • Oboe Concerto (D Minor)

    Tomaso Albinoni

    Sunday
    May 22

    David Reichenberg (oboe) | English Concert | Trevor Pinnock (conductor)

    Archiv 415.518 (Pachelbel: Canon and Gigue)
  • Spartacus Suite #3

    Aram Khachaturian

    Sunday
    May 22

    Scottish National Orchestra | Neeme Jaervi (conductor)

    Chandos 8927 (Khachaturian: Ballet Suites 1 - 3)
  • Symphony #40

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Sunday
    May 22

    Vienna Philharmonic | Leonard Bernstein (conductor)

    DG 413.776 (Mozart: Symphonies Nos. 39 & 40)
  • Concerto, RV 178

    Antonio Vivaldi

    Sunday
    May 22

    I Musici

    Philips 422.386 (Vivaldi: 6 Concertos, Op. 8 Nos 7 - 12)
  • King Manfred: Romance

    Carl Reinecke

    Sunday
    May 22

    Munich Radio Orchestra | Henry Raudales (conductor)

    CPO 555.114 (Carl Reinecke: Orchestral Works Vol. 1)
  • Piano Sonata #6 in F Major, Op. 10 #2

    Ludwig van Beethoven

    Sunday
    May 22

    Igor Levit (piano)

    Sony 584318 (Igor Levit: Beethoven Complete Piano Sonatas)
  • Violin Sonata in G Minor "Devil's Trill"

    Giuseppe Tartini

    Sunday
    May 22

    Anne-Sophie Mutter (violin and conductor) | Trondheim Soloists

    DG 463.259 (Vivaldi: The Four Seasons)
  • Les Sylphides

    Frédéric Chopin

    Sunday
    May 22

    Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra | Heinz Fricke (conductor)

    Capriccio 10.073 (Delibes: Copélia - Chopin: Les Sylphides)
  • Water Music Suite #3

    George Frideric Handel

    Sunday
    May 22

    Academy of St. Martin in the Fields | Sir Neville Marriner (conductor)

    Argo 414.596 (Handel: Fireworks/Water Music)
  • Piano Trio #3

    Antonín Dvorák

    Sunday
    May 22

    Trio Fontenay

    Teldec 9031-76458 (Dvorák: Piano Trios)
  • Concerto grosso in B-flat Major, SC 57: I. Allegro

    Silvius Leopold Weiss

    Sunday
    May 22

    Richard Stone (lute) | Tempesta di Mare

    Chandos 0707 (Weiss: Lute Concerti)
  • Piano Quartet in E-flat Major, Op. 47

    Robert Schumann

    Sunday
    May 22

    Emanuel Ax (piano) | Cleveland Quartet

    RCA 6498 (Schumann: Quintet for Piano and Strings in E-Flat, Op. 44, Quartet for Piano and Strings in E-Flat, Op. 47)
  • Symphony #1

    Johann Christoph Friedrich Bach

    Sunday
    May 22

    Orchestra of St. Luke's | Dennis Russell Davies (conductor)

    MusicMasters 7062 (J. C. F. Bach: Four Early Symphonies)
  • Ancient Airs and Dances Suite #3

    Ottorino Respighi

    Sunday
    May 22

    Lausanne Chamber Orchestra | Jesus Lopez-Cobos (conductor)

    Telarc 80309 (Respighi: Ancient Airs and Dances, Trittico Botticelliano)
  • English Suite #3 in G Minor, BWV 808

    Johann Sebastian Bach

    Sunday
    May 22

    Sir András Schiff (piano)

    London 421.640 (Bach: English Suites BWV 806-11)
  • Meistersinger: Dance of Apprentices/Procession

    Richard Wagner

    Sunday
    May 22

    Halle Orchestra | Sir John Barbirolli (conductor)

    EMI 64141 (Wagner: Overtures & Preludes)
  • String Quartet #9 "Razumovsky"

    Ludwig van Beethoven

    Sunday
    May 22

    Cleveland Quartet

    Telarc 80268 (Beethoven: String Quartets, Op. 59, No. 2 and No. 3)
  • Symphony #94 "Surprise"

    Joseph Haydn

    Sunday
    May 22

    Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orchestra | Adam Fischer (conductor)

    Nimbus 5200/4 (Haydn: The London Symphonies)
  • Introduction & Rondo Capriccioso

    Camille Saint-Saëns

    Sunday
    May 22

    Joshua Bell (violin) | Royal Philharmonic Orchestra | Andrew Litton (conductor)

    London 433.519 (Chausson: Poème - Massenet: Méditiation de Thaïs)
  • Piano Concerto #14

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Sunday
    May 22

    Alfred Brendel (piano) | Academy of St. Martin in the Fields | Sir Neville Marriner (conductor)

    Philips 412.856 (Mozart: The Piano Concertos)
  • Concerto a due cori #3 in F Major

    George Frideric Handel

    Sunday
    May 22

    English Baroque Soloists | John Eliot Gardiner (conductor)

    Philips 411.122 (Händel: Music for the Royal Fireworks)
  • Symphony #3

    Sergei Rachmaninoff

    Sunday
    May 22

    Concertgebouw Orchestra of Amsterdam | Vladimir Ashkenazy (conductor)

    London 410.231 (Rachmaninov: Symphony No. 3, Youth Symphony)
  • Sinfonia, H 666 in G Major

    Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Sunday
    May 22

    Berlin Academy for Old Music | Bernhard Forck (concertmaster)

    Harmonia Mundi 90.2420 (Beethoven: Symphonies Nos. 1 & 2)

WETA VivaLaVoce

  • Die Frau ohne Schatten

    Richard Strauss

    Sunday
    May 22

    Plácido Domingo (tenor) [Der Kaiser] | Julia Varady (soprano) [Die Kaiserin] | Reinhild Runkel [Die Amme] | Albert Dohmen [Der Geisterbote] | José van Dam (baritone) [Barak, der Färber] | Hildegard Behrens (soprano) [Baraks Frau] | Sumi Jo [Die Stimme des Falken] | Robert Gambill [Die Erscheinung eines Jünglings] | Alzbieta Ardam [Eine Stimme von oben] | Eva Lind [Der Hüter der Schwelle] | Gottfried Hornik (bass) [Der Einäugige] | Hans Franzen [Der Einarmige] | Wilfried Gahmlich [Der Bucklige] | Vienna Boys Choir | Vienna State Opera Concert Chorus | Vienna Philharmonic | Sir Georg Solti (conductor)

    London 436.243 (Strauss: Die Frau ohne Schatten)
  • Ariodant: Act II, scene 6. Ina's melodarama, recitative and aria. "Quelle fureur barbare!...Mais, que dis-je?...Ô des amants le plus fidèle" (What barbarous fury!...What am I saying?...O, most faithful of lovers)

    Étienne-Nicolas Méhul

    Sunday
    May 22

    Véronique Gens (soprano) | Les Talens Lyriques | Christophe Rousset (conductor)

    Virgin Classics 0709272 (Les Héroïnes Romantiques)
  • Le Cid: Act III, Scenes 2-4

    Jules Massenet

    Sunday
    May 22

    Grace Bumbry [Chimene] | Plácido Domingo (tenor) [Rodrigue] | Paul Plishka [Don Diegue] | Clinton Ingram [Don Arias] | Theodore Hodges [Don Alonzo] | Arnold Voketaitis [Le Comte de Gormas] | Eleanor Bergquist [L'Infante] | Jake Gardner [Le Roi] | Peter Lightfoot [l'Envoye Maure] | John Adams [St. Jacques] | Byrne Camp Chorale | Opera Orchestra of New York | Eve Queler (conductor)

    CBS 79300 (Massenet: Le Cid)
  • L'elisir d'amore: Act I, Scenes 1-3

    Gaetano Donizetti

    Sunday
    May 22

    Ileana Cotrubas (soprano) [Adina] | Plácido Domingo (tenor) [Nemorino] | Sir Geraint Evans [Dulcamara] | Ingvar Wixell [Belcore] | Lillian Watson [Gianetta] | Chorus and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden | John Pritchard (conductor)

    CBS 79210 (Donizetti: L'elisir d'Amore)
  • Maometto Secondo: Act I, Scene 4

    Gioachino Rossini

    Sunday
    May 22

    Samuel Ramey (bass) | Ambrosian Opera Chorus | Philharmonia Orchestra | Claudio Scimione (conductor)

    Philips 412.148 (Rossini: Maometto Secondo)
  • Cantata, BWV 100. Was Gott tut, das ist wohlgetan (What God does, is well done)

    Johann Sebastian Bach

    Sunday
    May 22

    Malin Hartelius (soprano) | William Towers (alto) | James Gilchrist (tenor) | Peter Harvey (bass) | The Monteverdi Choir | The English Baroque Soloists | John Eliot Gardiner (conductor) | [Live recording from the Bach Cantata Pilgrimage: Unser Lieben Frauen, Bremen, Sep 28, 2000]

    SDG 104 (Bach: Cantatas, Vol. 8)
  • Agrippina: Act I, Scenes 1-5

    George Frideric Handel

    Sunday
    May 22

    Alexandrina Pendatchanska [Agrippina] | Jennifer Rivera [Nerone] | Sunhae Im [Poppea] | Bejun Mehta [Ottone] | Marcos Fink [Claudio] | Neal Davies [Pallante] | Dominique Visse [Narciso] | Daniel Schmutzhard [Lesbo] | Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin | René Jacobs (conductor)

    Harmonia Mundi 90.2088.90 (Handel: Agrippina)
  • Meeresstille und Glückliche Fahrt [Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage]

    Ludwig van Beethoven

    Sunday
    May 22

    Collegium Musicum 90 | Richard Hickox (conductor)

    Chandos 0703 (Beethoven: Mass in C-Major)
  • Quatre poèmes d'après l'intermezzo d'Heinrich Heine

    Guy Ropartz

    Sunday
    May 22

    Philippe Sly (bass/baritone) | Michael McMahon (piano)

    Analekta 29836 (In Dreams)
  • Il Vespero di Santa Cecilia: Magnificat

    Alessandro Scarlatti

    Sunday
    May 22

    Philharmonia Chorale | Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra | Nicholas McGegan (conductor)

    Avie 0048 (Scarlatti: Il Vespero di Santa Cecilia)
  • Les Huguenots: Act IV, Finale

    Giacomo Meyerbeer

    Sunday
    May 22

    Ghylaine Raphanel [Marguerite de Valois] | Françoise Pollet [Valentine] | Danielle Borst [Urbain] | Richard Leech (tenor) [Raoul de Nangis] | Gilles Cachemaille (bass) [Le Comte de Nevers] | Boris Martinovic [Le Comte de Saint-Bris] | Nicola Ghiuselev [Marcel] | Jean-Luc Maurette [De Tavannes] | Christian Jean [De Cossé/Bois Roé/Un Moine] | Marc Barrard (baritone) [De Thoré] | Antoine Garcin [De Retz] | Herve Martin [De Meru/Un Moine/Un Archer] | Christian Boulay [Maurevert/Un Moine] | Chours de l'Opéra de Montpellier | Orchestre Philharmonique de Montpellier | Cyril Diederich (conductor)

    Erato 2292-45027 (Meyerbeer: Les Huguenots)
  • Exultet iam angelica turba

    Giovanni Gabrieli

    Sunday
    May 22

    The Sixteen | The Symphony of Harmony and Invention | Harry Christophers (conductor)

    Decca 0004531 (Music for Inner Peace)
  • Die Entführung aus dem Serail: Aria. "Martern aller Arten"

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Sunday
    May 22

    Joan Sutherland (soprano) | Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden | Francesco Molinari-Pradelli (conductor)

    London 414.450 (The Art of the Prima Donna)
  • Requiem, Op. 48: Pie Jesu

    Gabriel Fauré

    Sunday
    May 22

    Renée Fleming (soprano) | Royal Philharmonic Orchestra | Andreas Delfs (conductor)

    Decca 0005193 (Sacred Songs)
  • L'esule (The Exile) (orch. Luciano Berio)

    Giuseppe Verdi

    Sunday
    May 22

    Rolando Villazón (tenor) | Orchestra Teatro Regio Torino | Gianandrea Noseda (conductor)

    DG 0017823 (Villazón Verdi)
  • Ottone in villa: Act I

    Antonio Vivaldi

    Sunday
    May 22

    Sonia Prina [Ottone] | Julia Lezhneva [Caio Silio] | Verónica Cangemi [Cleonilla] | Roberta Invernizzi [Tullia] | Topi Lehtipuu [Decio] | Il Giardino Armonico | Giovanni Antonini (conductor)

    Naive 30493 (Vivaldi: Ottone in villa)
  • Missa quatuor vocum: Credo

    Domenico Scarlatti

    Sunday
    May 22

    Concerto Italiano | Rinaldo Alessandrini (conductor)

    Naïve/Opus 111 30248 (Scarlatti: Stabat Mater a dieci voci)
  • Thésée: Act II

    Jean-Baptiste Lully

    Sunday
    May 22

    Howard Crook [Thésée] | Laura Pudwell [Medée] | Ellen Hargis [Æglé] | Harry van der Kamp [Ægée] | Suzie LeBlanc [Cleone] | Mireille Lebel [Dorine | Venus | Une autre Bergere] | Amanda Forsythe [La Grande Prestresse de Minerve | Minerve | Olivier Laquerre [Arcas] | Marc Molomot [Bachus | Un Vieillard | Un Berger] | Marek Rzepka [Mars | Un Combattant] | Aaron Engebreth [Un Plaisir | Un Jeux] | Aaron Sheehan [Un autre Plaisir | Un Jeux

    CPO 777.240 (Lully: Thésée)
  • Cantata, BWV 80. Ein feste Burg ist unser Gott (A mighty fortress is our God)

    Johann Sebastian Bach

    Sunday
    May 22

    Joanne Lunn (soprano) | William Towers (alto) | James Gilchrist (tenor) | Peter Harvey (bass) | The Monteverdi Choir | The English Baroque Soloists | John Eliot Gardiner (conductor) | [Live recording from the Bach Cantata Pilgrimage: Schlosskirche, Wittenberg, Oct 31, 2000]

    SDG 110 (Bach: Cantatas, Vol. 10)
  • La Bonne Chanson, Op. 61: #9. "L'hiver a cessé"

    Gabriel Fauré

    Sunday
    May 22

    Ian Bostridge (tenor) | Julius Drake (piano) | Belcea Quartet | Leon Bosch (double bass)

    EMI 57609 (Französische Lieder)
  • L'elisir d'amore: Act I, Duet. "Caro elisir!...Esulti pur la barbara"

    Gaetano Donizetti

    Sunday
    May 22

    Ailyn Pérez (soprano) | Stephen Costello (tenor) | BBC Symphony Orchestra | Patrick Summers (conductor)

    Warner Classics 633485 (Love Duets)
  • Castor et Pollux (Tragédie en musique): Act V

    Jean-Philippe Rameau

    Sunday
    May 22

    Jeanette Scovotti (soprano) [Télaïre, fille du Soleil (Telaira, daughter of the Sun)] | Norma Lerer (soprano) [Phébé, princesse de Sparte (Phoebe, Princess of Sparta)] | Zeger Vandersteene (tenor) [Castor, fils de Tindare (Castor, son of Tyndareus)] | Gérard Souzay (baritone) [Pollux, fils de Jupiter et de Léda (Pollux, son of Jupiter and Leda)] | Jacques Villisech (bass-baritone) [Jupiter] | Sven-Erik Alexandersson (tenor) [Le Gran-Pretre de Jupiter (The high priest of Jupiter) | Un Athlète] | Rold Leanderson (baritone) [Un Athlète] | Helga Reiter (soprano) [Une Suivante d'Hébé (A follower of Hebe)] | Märta Schéle (soprano) [Une Suivante d'Hébé (A follower of Hebe) | Une Ombre heureuse (A blessed spirit) | Une Planète (A planet)] | Stockholm Kammerkören [Athlètes, combattants et Spartiates | Prêtres de Jupiter (priests of Jupiter) | Plaisirs célestes | Démons | Ombres heureuses (blessed spirits) | Astres (stars) | Constellations, Planètes, Satellites | Les Dieux (gods)]

    Erato 636487 (The Opera Collection, Rameau)
  • Martha: Aria. "M'appari"

    Friedrich von Flotow

    Sunday
    May 22

    Marcelo Alvarez (tenor) | Staatskapelle Dresden | Marcello Viotti (conductor)

    Sony Classical 92937 (The Tenor's Passion)
  • Requiem, Op. 5: VI. Lacrymosa

    Hector Berlioz

    Sunday
    May 22

    Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Chorus | Robert Spano (conductor)

    Telarc 80627 (Berlioz: Requiem)
  • Serse (Xerxes): Act II, Aria. "Il core spera e teme"

    George Frideric Handel

    Sunday
    May 22

    Judith Malafronte [Serse (Xerxes)] | Hanover Band | Nicholas McGegan (conductor)

    Conifer 51312 (Handel: Serse)
  • Requiem, K. 626: III. Sequentia

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Sunday
    May 22

    Karita Mattila (soprano) | Sara Mingardo (contralto) | Michael Schade | Bryn Terfel (bass-baritone) | Swedish Radio Chorus | Berlin Philharmonic | Claudio Abbado (conductor)

    DG 463.181 (Mozart: Requiem)
  • La forza del destino: Act III, scena & Carlos' aria. "Morir! Tremenda cosa...Urna fatale del mio destino" (To die! A terrible thing!...Fateful draw of destiny...What if I could discover other proof?)

    Giuseppe Verdi

    Sunday
    May 22

    Plácido Domingo (baritone) | Gianluca Buratto (bass) | Orquestra de la Comunitat Valenciana | Pablo Heras-Casado (conductor)

    Sony 373312 (Verdi)
  • Cantata "Ombre tacite e sole"

    Alessandro Scarlatti

    Sunday
    May 22

    Matthew White (countertenor) | Les Voix Barouqes

    Analekta 29904 (Scarlatti: Cantatas)
  • Stabat Mater, Op. 58

    Antonin Dvorák

    Sunday
    May 22

    Dagmar Pecková (mezzo-soprano) | Janice Watson (soprano) | Peter Auty (tenor) | Peter Rose (bass) | London Philharmonic Orchestra and Choir | Neeme Järvi (conductor)

    LPO 0062 (Dvorák: Stabat Mater)
  • Frauenliebe und Leben, Op. 42 (A woman's love and life)

    Robert Schumann

    Sunday
    May 22

    Marie-Nicole Lemieux (contralto) | Daniel Blumenthal (piano)

    Naive 5159 (Schumann)
  • Atalanta: Act III, Scenes 4-7

    George Frideric Handel

    Sunday
    May 22

    Dominique Labelle [Atalanta] | Susanne Rydén [Meleagro] | Cécile van de Sant [Irene] | Michael Slattery [Aminta] | Philip Cutlip [Nicandro] | Corey McKern [Mercurio] | Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra | Nicholas McGegan (conductor)

    Philharmonia Baroque 4 (Handel: Atalanta)
  • Mörike Lieder (26)

    Hugo Wolf

    Sunday
    May 22

    Wolfgang Holzmair (baritone) | Imogen Cooper (piano)

    WH Live 0029 (Wolf Songs)
  • Mass in C Major, Op. 86: II. Gloria

    Ludwig van Beethoven

    Sunday
    May 22

    Rebecca Evans | Pamela Helen Stephen | Mark Padmore (tenor) | Stephen Varcoe (baritone) | Collegium Musicum 90 | Richard Hickox (conductor)

    Chandos 0703 (Beethoven: Mass in C-Major)
  • Don Giovanni: Act II, Scene 5 (finale)

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Sunday
    May 22

    Simon Keenlyside (baritone) [Don Giovanni] | Matti Salminen (bass) [Commendatore/La Statua] | Carmela Remigio [Donna Anna] | Uwe Heilmann [Don Ottavio] | Soile Isokosi (soprano) [Donna Elvira] | Bryn Terfel (bass-baritone) [Leporello] | Ildebrando D'Arcangelo [Masetto] | Miti Trucato Pace [Zerlina] | Coro di Ferrara Musica | Chamber Orchestra of Europe | Claudio Abbado (conductor)

    DG 457.601 (Mozart: Don Giovanni)
  • Ein deutsches Requiem: 3. Herr, lehre doch mich

    Johannes Brahms

    Sunday
    May 22

    Thomas Hampson (baritone) | Chicago Symphony Chorus | Chicago Symphony Orchestra | Daniel Barenboim (conductor)

    Erato 4509-92856 (Brahms: Ein Deutsches Requiem)
  • Cantata, BWV 47. Wer sich selbst erhöhet, der soll erniedriget werden (For whosoever exalteth himself shall be abased)

    Johann Sebastian Bach

    Sunday
    May 22

    Katharine Fuge (soprano) | Stephan Loges (bass) | The Monteverdi Choir | The English Baroque Soloists | John Eliot Gardiner (conductor) | [Live recording from the Bach Cantata Pilgrimage: Allhelgonakyrkan, Lund, Oct 14, 2000]

    SDG 159 (Bach: Cantatas, Vol. 9)
  • Norma: "Casta diva"

    Vincenzo Bellini

    Sunday
    May 22

    Renée Fleming (soprano) | London Philharmonic Orchestra | London Voices | Sir Charles Mackerras (conductor)

    Decca 0001024 (By Request)
  • Rusalka: Song to the Moon ["Mesicku na nebi hlubokém"]

    Antonin Dvorák

    Sunday
    May 22

    Renée Fleming (soprano) | London Symphony Orchestra | Sir Georg Solti (conductor)

    Decca 0001024 (By Request)
  • Don Pasquale: Act II

    Gaetano Donizetti

    Sunday
    May 22

    Beverly Sills (soprano) [Norina] | Donald Gramm [Don Pasquale] | Alan Titus [Dottor Malatesta] | Alfredo Kraus [Ernesto] | Henry Newman [Un Notaro] | Ambrosian Opera Chorus | London Symphony Orchestra | Sarah Caldwell (conductor)

    EMI 66030 (Donizetti: Don Pasquale)
  • Thésée: Act I, Conclusion

    Jean-Baptiste Lully

    Sunday
    May 22

    Howard Crook [Thésée] | Laura Pudwell [Medée] | Ellen Hargis [Æglé] | Harry van der Kamp [Ægée] | Suzie LeBlanc [Cleone] | Mireille Lebel [Dorine | Venus | Une autre Bergere] | Amanda Forsythe [La Grande Prestresse de Minerve | Minerve | Olivier Laquerre [Arcas] | Marc Molomot [Bachus | Un Vieillard | Un Berger] | Marek Rzepka [Mars | Un Combattant] | Aaron Engebreth [Un Plaisir | Un Jeux] | Aaron Sheehan [Un autre Plaisir | Un Jeux

    CPO 777.240 (Lully: Thésée)
  • Liederkreis, Op. 39

    Robert Schumann

    Sunday
    May 22

    Marie-Nicole Lemieux (contralto) | Daniel Blumenthal (piano)

    Naive 5159 (Schumann)
  • Die schöne Müllerin, D 795 [The Fair Miller-Maid]

    Franz Schubert

    Sunday
    May 22

    Matthias Goerne (baritone) | Christoph Eschenbach (piano)

    Harmonia Mundi 901995 (Schubert: Die schöne Müllerin)
  • Messa da Requiem: I. Requiem & Kyrie

    Giuseppe Verdi

    Sunday
    May 22

    Ilva Ligabue (soprano) | Grace Bumbry | Sandor Konya (tenor) | Raffaele Arié (bass) | Philharmonia Chorus and Orchestra | Carlo Maria Giulini (conductor)

    BBC 4144 (Verdi: Messa da Requiem)
  • Cantata, BWV 187. Es wartet alles auf dich (They all wait upon thee)

    Johann Sebastian Bach

    Sunday
    May 22

    Katharine Fuge (soprano) | RIchard Wyn Roberts (alto) | Stephan Loges (bass) | The Monteverdi Choir | The English Baroque Soloists | John Eliot Gardiner (conductor) | [Live recording from the Bach Cantata Pilgrimage: St Mary's, Haddington, Aug 5-6, 2000]

    SDG 156 (Bach: Cantatas, Vol. 4)
  • Prince Igor

    Alexander Borodin

    Sunday
    May 22

    Constantin Chekerliiksi [Igor Svastoslavich] | Boris Christoff [Prince Galitsky | Khan Konchak] | Todor Todorov [Vladimir] | Cyril Dulguerov [Eroshka] | Alexei Milkovsky [Skula] | Luben Mikhailov [Lovlur] | Julia Wiener [Yaroslavna] | Reni Penkova [Konchakovna] | Radka Gaeva [Nurse] | Liliana Bareva [Polovtsian Girl] | Chorus and Orchestra of the National Opera Theatre of Sofia | Jerzy Semkov (conductor)

    EMI 66814 (Borodin: Prince Igor)
  • L'Ipermestra: "Rendimi più sereno" (Pray calm those eyes)

    Pasquale Cafaro

    Sunday
    May 22

    Franco Fagioli (countertenor) | Il Pomo d'Oro | Riccardo Minasi (conductor)

    Naive 5333 (Arias for Caffarelli)
  • Triptyque, Op. 39

    Charles Tournemire

    Sunday
    May 22

    Michael Bundy (baritone) | Helen Crayford (piano)

    Naxos 572.347 (Tournemire, Sagesse, Poème)
  • Anna Bolena: Act II, Scene 1

    Gaetano Donizetti

    Sunday
    May 22

    Joan Sutherland (soprano) [Anna Bolena] | Samuel Ramey (bass) [Enrico VIII] | Jerry Hadley (tenor) [Lord Riccardo Percy] | Susanne Mentzer [Giovanna Seymour] | Bernadette Manca di Nissa [Smeton] | Giorgio Surian [Lord Rochefort] | Ernesto Gavazzi [Sir Hervey] | Chorus of the Welsh National Opera [Cortigiani, dame, paggi, scudieri, cacciatori, sceriffi, guardie] | Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera | Richard Bonynge (conductor)

    London 421.096 (Donizetti: Anna Bolena)
  • Requiem, Op. 5: IX. Sanctus

    Hector Berlioz

    Sunday
    May 22

    Ronald Dowd (tenor) | London Symphony Chorus | London Symphony Orchestra | Wandsworth Boys' Choir | Sir Colin Davis (conductor)

    Philips 416.283 (Berlioz: Requiem)
  • Thésée: Prologue

    Jean-Baptiste Lully

    Sunday
    May 22

    Howard Crook [Thésée] | Laura Pudwell [Medée] | Ellen Hargis [Æglé] | Harry van der Kamp [Ægée] | Suzie LeBlanc [Cleone] | Mireille Lebel [Dorine | Venus | Une autre Bergere] | Amanda Forsythe [La Grande Prestresse de Minerve | Minerve | Olivier Laquerre [Arcas] | Marc Molomot [Bachus | Un Vieillard | Un Berger] | Marek Rzepka [Mars | Un Combattant] | Aaron Engebreth [Un Plaisir | Un Jeux] | Aaron Sheehan [Un autre Plaisir | Un Jeux

    CPO 777.240 (Lully: Thésée)
  • Missa in C Major, K 167 "Trinity Mass"

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Sunday
    May 22

    Chamber Choir of Europe | Jens Wollenschlager (organ) | Camerata Würzburg | Nicol Matt (conductor)

    Brilliant Classics 94051 (Mozart: Complete Works)
  • Panis angelicus

    César Franck

    Sunday
    May 22

    The Boys of King's College Choir, Cambridge | Stephen Cleobury (conductor)

    EMI 57812 (Heavenly Voices)
  • Don Carlo: Act IV, Death of Rodrigo. "Son io, mio Carlo...Per me giunto è il dì supremo...Che parli tu di morte?" (Carlo, it is I...For me, the final day has come...Why are you talking of death?)

    Giuseppe Verdi

    Sunday
    May 22

    Plácido Domingo (baritone) | Aquiles Machado (tenor) | Orquestra de la Comunitat Valenciana | Pablo Heras-Casado (conductor)

    Sony 373312 (Verdi)
  • Le Grand Theatre de l'Amour: Part 1. Excerpts from Les Indes Galantes, Pigmalion, Les Paladins, Les Fêtes de l'Hymen et de l'Amour

    Jean-Philippe Rameau

    Sunday
    May 22

    Sabine Devieilhe (soiprano) | Aimery Lefèvre (baritone) | Le Jeune Chœur de Paris | Les Ambassadeurs | Alexis Kossenko (conductor)

    Erato 34149 (Rameau: Le Grand Theatre de l'Amour)
  • Leonore: Act III, Finale

    Ludwig van Beethoven

    Sunday
    May 22

    Marlis Petersen (soprano) [Leonore] | Maximilian Schmitt (tenor) [Florestan] | Dimitry Ivashchenko (bass) [Rocco] | Robin Johannsen (soprano) [Marzelline] | Johannes Weisser (bass) [Don Pizarro] | Tareq Nazmi (bass) [Don Fernando] | Johannes Chum (tenor) [Jaquino] | Zürcher Sing-Akademie | Freiburg Baroque Orchestra | René Jacobs (conductor)

    Harmonia Mundi 902414.15 (Beethoven: Leonore)
  • Missa Mirabiles elationes maris: Sanctus; Agnus Dei

    Francesco Beretta

    Sunday
    May 22

    Ensemble Correspondances | Sébastien Daucé (conductor)

    Harmonia Mundi 902640 (Marc-Antoine Charpentier: Messe a quatre choeurs)
  • La Cenerentola: Act II Sextet. "Siete voi?"

    Gioachino Rossini

    Sunday
    May 22

    Agnes Baltsa (mezzo-soprano) [Cenerentola (Angiolina)] | Francisco Araiza [Don Ramiro] | Simone Alaimo [Dandini] | Ruggero Raimondi (baritone) [Don Magnifico] | Carol Malone [Clorinda] | Felicity Palmer (soprano) [Tisbe] | John Del Carlo [Alidoro] | Ambrosian Opera Chorus | Academy of St. Martin in the Fields | Sir Neville Marriner (conductor)

    Philips 420.468 (Rossini: La Cenerentola)