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On this week's Exploring Music, we pay tribute to the life and compositions of Romanian composer Georges Enescu.

 
Program 1

Traditional: Căntă puiul cucului
Patrick Kersalé, pan flute & Claude Aylestock, piano
Folk Songs of Central Europe for Pan Flute
Itunes
1:46
 
Anton Pann: Tatal Nostru
London Philharmonic Orchestra, Ion Marin, c.
Angela Gheorghiu, s.
London 4661022
4:54
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D.G.Kiriac: “Pe carare sub un brad”- “Path Under A tree”    
Corul Madrigal - Bijuterii Corale Romanesti II
Itunes
2:48
 
Enescu: Ballade For Violin And Orchestra, Op.4a
Romanian National Radio Orchestra/Horia Andreescu, c.
Cristina Angheiescu, vln.
Olympia 496
4:22

Enescu: Roumanian Rhapsody No. 1 in A, Op. 11      
RCA Symphony Orchestra/Leopold Stokowski
Bella Voce 107.235
11:25

Traditional: Am un leu
Centrale pour flûte de pan (Folk Songs of Central Europe for Pan Flute) 
Patrick Kersalé, Bernard Darmon & Claude Aylestock
Itunes
00:45
 
Enescu: Sept Chansons de Clément Marot, op.15
“Present de couleur blanche”
“Changeons propos, c'est trop chanté d'amours”
Sarah Walker, s. Roger Vignoles, p.
Unicorn 2078
3:52
 
Enescu:Study Symphony No.1 in D min.
III Scherzo; IV Allegro Con Fuoco
Romanian National Radio Orchestra, Horia Andreescu
Olympia 496
13:03
 
Hommage à Anton Pann        
Peo Alfonsi, Fausto Beccalossi, Salvatore Maiore
Ammentos
Itunes
3:27

Program 2

Bach: Violin Partita No. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004
I. Allemanda; II. Corrente; III. Sarabande              
George Enescu, violin
Warner Classics 552121
9:21
 
Enescu: Octet, Op. 7  
ll. Très Fougueux; lll. Lentement
Kremerata Baltica, Gidon Kremer, vln
Nonesuch 79682
16:13
 
 
Enescu: Concert Piece
Cynthia Phelps, vla; Judith Gordon, pf       
Cala 0510
8:40   
 
Enescu: Rumänische Rhapsodie, Op. 11 Nr. 2, D-Dur
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra/Rozhdestvensky, c.
Chan 9537
14:11

Program 3

Enesco: Piano Suite No. 2 in D Major, Op. 10 "Des cloches sonores"
I. Toccata; IV. Bourrée
Raluca Stirbat     
Hänssler Classic 98060
10:34
 
Enescu: Symphonie concertante in B-Flat Major, Op. 8
Assez lent  
Tampere Filharmonia/Hannu Lintu, c.
Truls Mørk, cello
Itunes
15:27
 
Enescu: Légende
Wynton Marsalis, trp. Judith Lynn Stillman, pn.         
Sony 47193
6:27
 
George Enescu: Symphony No. 2 In A Major, Op. 17
l. Vivace, Ma Non Troppo  
George Enesco State Philharmonic Bucharest Orchestra/Horia Andreescu, c.    
Marco Polo 8.223142
16:29

Program 4

Georges Enescu: Sonata no.3 in Am (dans le caractere populaire roumain)
Ⅰ. Ⅱ. Ⅲ.
Yehudi Menuhin, vln.  Hephzibah Menuhin, pn.
Biddulph 66
23:43
 
Enescu: Impressions d'Enfance op. 28
IV. The Bird In The Cage And The Cuckoo On The Wall
V. Lullaby, VI. Cricket,VII. Moonlight Through The Windows
VIII. Wind In The Chimney, IX. Storm Outside, At Night,X. Sunrise
Gidon Kremer, vln.  Oleg Maisenberg, pn.
Teldec 13597
7:02; 6:36
 
Johann Sebastian Bach: Double Concerto in D minor BWV 1043
I. Vivace; II. Largo ma non tanto     
Orchestre Symphonique De Paris/Pierre Monteux, c.
George Enesco, vln.  Yehudi Menuhin, vln.
Warner Classics 552121
10:38

Program 5
Piano Suite No. 1 in G Minor, Op. 3 "Dans le style ancien":
IV. Finale. Presto  II. Fugue. Allegro moderato (excerpt) Raluca Stirbat, pn.
Hänssler Classic 98060
1:23; 305
Georges Enescu: Piano Quintet, Op. 29:
1. Con Moto Molto Moderato The Solomon Ensemble Naxos 8.557159
9:37
Georges Enescu: Piano Quartet No. 2, Op. 30
2.Andante Pensieroso Ed Espressivo The Solomon Ensemble
Naxos 8.557159
7:56
Oedipe - Tragédie Lyrique En 4 Actes Et 6 Tableaux Op.23 Acte I (Prologue) : Prélude
Acte I (Prologue) : Roi Laïos
Acte I (Prologue) : Thèbes, Chante, Des Sept Portes Acte I (Prologue) : Enfant Divin, Royal Enfant
 
Acte IV : Oedipe !
Acte IV : Adieu, Douce Antigone, Adieu
Orchestre Philharmonic De Monte Carlo/Lawrence Foster, C. Cast: Jose van Damm, Barbara Hendricks,
Brigitte Fassbaender, Marjana Lipovsek EMI 48275
13:14; 12:32
Romanian Doyne: Abe Schwartz (1881–1963), b. Bucharest, 4 of 10      3:51 Eternal Echoes Orchestra & The Klezmer Conservatory Band
Itzhak Perlman, vln. Sony 542006
2:31

 

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