Monday, November 5, 2007

I'm in for Sarah Zaslaw today. I look forward to sharing our next request edition of Midday Music with you on Friday, Nov. 16. In the meantime, wherever you are, support live music.

11 AM
Barber: First Essay for Orchestra, Op. 12. St. Louis SO; Slatkin. EMI 49463.
Haydn: Piano Concerto No. 11 in D. Andreas Staier, fortepiano. Freiburg Baroque Orch. HMC 901854.
Prokofiev: Peter and the Wolf. New York PO; Bernstein. Columbia MS 7528 (LP).
Schubert-arr. Primrose: Litany for All Soul's Day: Adagio. Diáz, viola; Koenig, piano. Naxos 8.557391.

12 PM
Reicha: Woodwind Quintet in A minor, Op. 100/5. Albert Schweitzer, Quintet. cpo 999 027.
Britten: Gloriana: Courtly Dances. Royal PO; Previn. Telarc 80126.
Ravel: Pavane for a Dead Princess. Angela Hewitt, piano. Hyperion 67341/2.
Geminiani: Concerto Grosso No. 12 in D minor. Academy of Ancient Music. HMU 907273.

1 PM
Romanian Rhapsody No. 2 in D, Op. 11. London SO; Dorati. Mercury 434 326.
Schumann: Davidsbündler Dances , Op. 6. Andreas Haefliger, piano. Sony SK 48036