Thursday, July 19, 2007

Augusta guitarist, singer, songwriter Patrick Blanchard is my guest at noon today. Patrick will tell us about his concert coming up this Sunday afternoon in the auditorium of the Morris Museum. It's a free concert, starting at 2:00.

11 AM
Wagenaar: overture, Cyrano de Bergerac. Royal Concertgebouw Orch. London 425 833.
Ravel: Gaspard de la nuit. Angela Hewitt, piano. Hyperion 67341/2.
Corelli: Concerto Grosso in G minor, Op.6/8. Ensemble 415. HMC901.406.07.

12 PM
interview: Patrick Blanchard, Augusta musician.
Rodrigo: Concierto Madrigal. Gallon, Clerch, guitars; Asturias SO. Naxos 8.555842.
Liszt: Concert Paraphrase on Verdi's Rigoletto. Alexandre Dossin, piano. Naxos 8.557904.

1 PM
Zeller, Carl: operetta, Der Obersteiger: aria, "Sei nicht bös." Elizabeth Schwarzkopf, soprano. EMI 47284.
Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No.1 in F-sharp minor. Stephen Hough, Dallas SO. Hyperion 67501/2.
Ciardi: Le Rossignol du Nord. Roberto Fabbricciani, flute. Naxos 8.557857.
Debussy: Images: Gigues. National St. Cecilia Academy Orch; Bernstein. DG 429 728.