Always different, always classical, our Sunday Special brings you special events, special themes and anniversary programs.
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15:19 Feierlich und gemessen, ohne zu schleppen, from Symphony no 1 in D – Sydney Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Vladimir Ashkenazy.
16:24 The birds in the hedgerows, [Doll song]; Barcarolle, from The tales of Hoffmann (1881). – Patricia Petibon, sop; Karine Deshayes, mezz; Lyon Opera Ch & O/Yves Abel.
15:27 L’Ondine et le pecheur (c1884). – Chantal Santon-Jeffrey, sop; Brussels PO/Hervé Niquet.
15:20 Cantata: Bald wird ihn die himmlische Jugend empfangen (1761). – Dorothy Mields, sop; Britta Schwarz, cont; Jörn Lindemann, ten; Andreas Post, ten; Klaus Mertens, bass; Telemann CO Michaelstein/Ludger Rémy.
15:01 Excerpts from the ballet, The Nutcracker, op 71 (1892). – Leningrad PO/Yevgeny Mravinsky.
15:29 Piano concerto no 2 in G, op 44 (1879-80). – Emil Gilels, pf; USSR SO/Yevgeny Svetlanov.
15:01 Symphony in E flat, Hob.I:103, [Drumroll] (1795). – Les Musiciens du Louvre/Marc Minkowski.
16:28 Car horn prelude and opening of Scene 1: Dies irae, from Le grand macabre (1996). – Laura Claycomb, sop; Charlotte Hellekant, mezz; Graham Clark, ten; Willard White, bar; Philharmonia O/Esa-Pekka Salonen.
Vale Bob Barnard AM: 1933-2022
Jazz Program Highlights Tributes
Australian trumpeter and cornetist, Bob Barnard has died at 88. A jazz icon has passed, but we are the richer for his life. He grew up in a Melbourne musical family and continued to pass down his knowledge and experience to his children and even his grandchildren, which included our FineMusic Artist-In-Residence, pianist Casey Golden.
He started playing cornet at 12, because the family band (led by his mother Kath Barnard) needed a trumpeter. But he was also deeply impressed by a record of Muggsy Spanier, as well as Louis Armstrong, Bix Beiderbecke, Sidney Bechet, Bunk Johnson and Graeme Bell. He toured New Zealand and Papua New Guinea … … …