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THE CHRISTMAS TRILOGY  - 2019
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Art: Nativity from Henry VIII - Book of Hours Wednesday, December 11, 2019 -  from 5:00 till 11:00am

Classical Discoveries will present its 23th Annual and the1st of its Christmas Trilogy:
CHRISTMAS AROUND THE WORLD

Here is a list of some works which will be presented:
A Baby is born-Christmas Carol Suite for women's choir and string quartet by Polish composer, Miłosz Bembinow (1978- )
Christmas Past, Christmas Present
by English composer, Judith Bingham (1952- )
Martines de Navidad by Spanish composer, Jerónimo de Carrión (1660-1721)
Five Carols from Quem Quaeritis by Australian composer, Ross Edwards (1943- )
Symphony No. 49, Opus 356, "Christmas Symphony" by American composer, Alan Hovhaness (1911-2000)
The Legend of Christmas by Czech composer, Jaroslav Krček (1939- )
Three Carols by English composer, Steve Martland (1939- )
Bethleem from "Tres Dei Matris Symphoniae by Lithuanian composer, Onutė Narbutaitė (1956- )
Cantata "Christ is Born" by Latvian composer, Brigita Ritmane
Christmas Mass by Estonian composer, Urmas Sisask (1960- )
plus music by:
Girolamo Abos,
Christoph Bernhard,
Manuel Cardoso,
Andre Jolivet,
Tarquinio Merula

and others

Playlist and MP3 File
*(available after the broadcast till December 25, 2019)


 DECEMBER - 11 - 2019  -  MP3 - CHRISTMAS AROUND THE WORLD
listen  12/11/2019-05:00-06:00-Christmas Around the World
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listen  12/11/2019-08:00-09:00-Christmas Around the World
listen  12/11/2019-09:10-10:00-Christmas Around the World
listen  12/11/2019-10:00-11:00-Christmas Around the World
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Wednesday, December 11,  2019 - 5:00 - 11:00
CHRISTMAS AROUND THE WORLD
Composer Work Performers label
air time
Castellano, Jennifer The Castle at Sunrise (Opening) Jennifer Castellano, Piano Castellano 5:00
Anonymous Christmas Carol (Czech) Let Us All Rejoice Now Musica Bohemica, Jaroslav Krcek, conductor Supraphon - 11 1417-2 5:01
Jerónimo de Carrión (Spain) Martines de Navidad Capilla Jeronimo de Carrion, Alicia Lazaro, conductor Verso - VRS 2008 5:05
Joiivet, Andre (France) Pastorales de Noel Jacques Castagner, flute, Gerard Faisandier, bassoon, Lily Laskine, harp Ades - 203492 5:21
Abos, Girolamo (Malta) Magnificat Kolner Akademie, Michael Alexander Wilens, conductor CPO - 777 978-2 5:35
Edwards, Ross (Australia) Five Carols from Quem Quaeritis Sydney Philharmonia Motet Choir, Antony Walker, conductor ABC Classics - 476 5791 5:48
Aleotti, Raphaella (Italy) Motet, "Angelus ad Pastores Cappella Artemisia, Candace Smith, conductor Tactus - TC 570101 6:01
Bingham, Judith(Great Britain) Christmas Past, Christmas Present David Jones, piano Toccata Classics - TOCC 0181 6:04
Ritmane, Brigita(Latvia) Cantata "Christ is Born" New York Latvian Concert Choir, Chamber Orchestra of the Latvian National Opera, Andrejs Jansons, conductor New York Latvian Concert Choir - NYLCC 001 6:17
Sebastian of Felsztyn (Poland) Alleluja, Ave Maria 7:43 The Nightingales of Poznan, Stefan Stuligrosz, conductor Jade - 45358-2 6:30
Bembinow, Miłosz (Poland) A Baby is born-Christmas Carol Suite for women's choir and string quartet Puellae Orantes, Quartet Dafo Dux - 0841 6:35
McDowall, Cecilia (Great Britain) Annunciation - A Carol for Advent Joyful Company of Singers, Peter Broadbent, conductor Dutton - CDLX 7197 7:03
Merula, Tarquinio(Italy) Hor che tempo di dormire Maria Cristina Kiehr, soprano, La Fenice Ricercar - 206562 7:10
Childs, David (New Zealand) O Magnum Mysterium Tower voices, New Zealand, Karen Grylls, conductor Morrison Music Trust - MMT2005 7:20
Pérotin (France) Alleluia Nativitas Jan Garbarek, soprano saxophone, The Hilliard Ensemble ECM New Series - 481 7971 7:25
Merula, Claudio(Italy) Ave Maria Laura Antonaz, Soprano, Quaoniam, Consort of Bassoons Tactus - TC 533802 7:32
Hovhaness, Alan (USA) Symphony No. 49, Opus 356, "Christmas Symphony" Northwest Sinfonia, Gerard Schwarz, conductor Crystal Records - CD811 7:37
Farkas, Ferenc (Hungary) Quittez, pasteurs Ascolta, Peter Broadbent, oconductor, Helen Smee, organ Toccata Classics - TOCC 0296 8:04
Bernhard, Christoph(Germany) Christmas Cantata Hellen Kwon, soprano, Hamburg Soloists, Emil Klein, conductor Arte Nova - 30504 8:07
Chatman, Steven (Canada) Shepherds, Rejoice!///Sterling Bells University of British Columbia singers, Bruce Pullan, conductor Centrediscs - CMC CD 15509 8:17
Krček, Jaroslav(Czech Republic) The Legend of Christmas Musica Bohemica, Jaroslav Krcek, Conductor Musica Bohemica - MB 001-2 8:23
Cordat, Natalis (France) Mortels, assamblez tous vos voix La Camera Dele Lacrime Alpha - 117 8:42
Cardoso, Manuel(Portugal) Magnificat on the 8th tone The Choir of Girton College, Cambridge, Historic Brass of the Royal Academy of Music, Gareth Wilson, conductor Toccata Classics - TOCC 0476 8:48
Michaelides, Peter (Greece/USA) Megalynarion for Christmas Cappella Romana, Alexander Lingas, conductor Valley Entertainment/Cappella Romana 8:59
Panufnik, Roxana (England) A Cradle Song Ex Cathedra, Jeffrey Skidmore, conductor Signum - 543 9:01
Anna Ovena, Hoyer (Holland) Two Dutch Carols Julie Hartwein, mezzo-soprano, The Ars Femina Ensemble Ars Femina 5:07
Urmas Sisask (Estonia) Christmas Mass Academic Male Choir of Tallinn Technical University, Mati Palm, baritone, Piret Aidulo, organ, Olev Aimonae, recorder, Juri Rent, conductor Antes Edition - BM-CD 31.9061 8:13
Kverno, Trond (Norway) Corpus Christi Carol The Dale Warland Singers, Dale Warland, conductor American Chirakl Catalogue 9:42
Steve Martland (England) Three Carols BBC Singers, Stephen Cleobury, conductor Signum Records 9:50
Cazzati, Maurizio (Italy) Alma Mater Redemptoris Maria Cristina Kiehr, soprano, La Fenice Ricercar - 206562 10:00
Body, Jack (New Zealand) Carol to St. Stephen National Youth Choir, Karen Grylls, conductor Manu - 1412 10:07
Rautavaara, Einojuhani (Finland) Our Joyful Feast Latvian Radio choir, Sigvards Klava, conductor Ondine - ODE 1223-2 10:16
Petko, P. Peter (Slovakia) Pastorellan de Nativitate Domine Nostri Jesu Christi Musica Aeterna, Peter Zajicek, conductor Opus - 91 2434-2 10:22
Twardowski, Romuald (Poland) Exultate Jubilate The "Collegium Cantorum" Choir of Czestochowa Philharmonic, Janusz Siadlak, conductor Dux - 1601 10:32
Narbutaitė, Onutė (Latvia) Bethleem from "Tres Dei Matris Symphoniae" Lithuanian National Symphony Orchestra, Kaunas State Choir, Aidija Chamber Choir, Robertas Servenikas, conductor Naxos - 8.572295 10:37
Farrell, David E (USA). Coventry_Carol (Bloop_Bleep, Bloop_Blay) Playground Ensemble, David Farrell, conductor David Farrell 10:56

 


Friday, December 13, 2019 -  from 6:00 till 9:00am

Classical Discoveries will present the 2ndt program of its Christmas Trilogy and the 14th Annual program devoted to music for the holiday season by American composers

CHRISTMAS IN AMERICA

Here is a list of some works and composers to be presented:
A Little Suite for Christmas, A.D. 1979 by George Crumb (1929- )
String Quartet No. 7 "Angels" by Gloria Coates (1938- )
The Carol of the Bells by Jeffrey Jacob (1948- )
O Magnum Mysterium by Frank LaRocca (1951- )
Three Nativity Carols by Stephen Paulus (1949-2014 )
Magnificat, Opus 72 by Arnold Rosner (1945-2013)
A Christmas Symphony by Walter Saul (1954- )
Willow from "Twelfth Night"by Frank James Staneck (1958- )
Hommage à Hendrix, Satriani, et Beck by Gregory T.S. Walker (1961- )

Playlist and MP3 File
*(available after the broadcast till December 27, 2019)


 DECEMBER - 13 - 2019  -  MP3 - CHRISTMAS IN AMERICA
listen  12/13/2019-06:00-07:00-Christmas In America
listen  12/13/2019-07:00-08:00-Christmas In America
listen  12/13/2019-08:00-09:00-Christmas In America
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Friday, December 13,  2019 - 6:00 - 9:00
CHRISTMAS IN AMERICA
Composer Work Performers label
air time
Castellano, Jennifer The Castle at Sunrise (Opening) Jennifer Castellano, Piano Castellano 6:00
Reese, Mona Lyn Toboggan Kiev Philharmonic, Chamber Choir Kiev, Robert Ian Winstin, conductor ERM Media - 6806 6:01
Jacob, Jeffrey The Carol of the Bells Jeffrey Jacob, piano, Moravian Philharmonic, Toshiyuki Shimada, conductor Vienna Modern Masters - VMM 3048 6:04
Paulus, Stephen Three Nativity Carols The New Concert Singers, Judith Clurman, conductor New World Records - 80592-2 6:15
Dunker, Amy What Cheer? Prague Radio Symphony, Kuhn Choir, Robert Ian Winstin, conductor ERM Media - ERM-6828 6:28
Saul. Walter Christmas Symphony National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine, Theodore Kuchar, conductor Naxos - 8.559791 6:32
Schroeder, Carl Two December Carols Kiev Philharmonic, Chamber Choir Kiev, Robert Ian Winstin, conductor ERM Media - ERM-6806 6:52
Hovhaness, Alan Christmas Ode Benita Valente, soprano, Bamberg Symphony Orchestra, Alfredo antonini, conductor CRI - CD 836 6:58
Rogers, Wayland What Sweeter Music Chicago a cappella Cedille - CDR 90000 107 7:06
Staneck, Frank James Willow from Twelfth Night Greater South Jersey Chorus, Christopher Thomas, conductor private 7:14
LaRocca, Frank O Magnum Mysterium Artists Vocal Ensemble, Jonathan Dimmock, conductor Enharmonic - ENCD12-025 7:25
Higdon, Jennifer Love Came Down Essential Voices USA, Judith Clurman, conductor Sono Luminus - SLE-70003 7:33
Rosner, Arnold Magnificat, Op. 79 The Choir of the Cathedral Church of St. Paul, The Clarion Brass, David Amos, condiuctor Laurel Records - LR-849CD 7:38
Wadsworth, Zachary Gabriel's Message The Crossing, The Choir of St. Paul's Church, Chestnut Hill, Donald Nally, conductor Innova - 853 7:49
Crumb, George A Little Suite for Christmas, A.D. 1979 Pola Baytelman, piano Albany Records - TROY1410 8:00
Coates, Gloria String Quartet no. 7 "Angels" Kreutzer Quartet, Philip Adams, organ, Michael Finnissy, conductor Naxos - 8.559152 8:17
Walker, Gregory T.S. Global Solstice Gregory T.S. Walker, electric guitar, Boulder Philharmonic Chamber Orchestra Centaur - CRC 3294 8:34
Kline, Phil Hallelujah! Electronic Cantaloupe - CA21020 8:55

 

Art: Adoration by Shepards from Book of Hours, Bonaparte Ghislien- BL.MS.Yates Thompson 29f.15v Wednesday, December 18, 2019 from 5:00 till 11:00am

Classical Discoveries will present the 23th Annual and the 3rd program of its annual Christmas Trilogy

A MEDIEVAL, RENAISSANCE AND BAROQUE CHRISTMAS - Part 1

Lesser known music before 1750

Here is a list of some works which will be presented:
Anonymous Medieval Spain - Sibil-la Latine
Dialogo pastorale al Presepe di Nostro Signore by Italian composer, Giovanni Francesco Anerio (1567-1630)
Missa Quinti toni pour la fête de Noël by French composer, Sébastien de Brossard (1655-1730)
Cantata "Jauchzet dem Herren, alle Welt" by German composer, Nikolous Bruhns (1665-1697)
Cantata "La Pastorale" by Italian composer, Cristofaro Caresana (ca. 1640-1709)
Magnificat by English composer, Robert Jones (early 16th cent.)
Marienvesper by Swiss composer, Johann Melchior Gletle (1626-1683)
Cum Natus esset Jesus by Spanish composer, Cristobal de Morales (ca. 1500-1553)
Videte miraculum by English composer, Thomas Tallis (c. 1505-1585)
Cantata, "Mein Seel: erhebt den Herren" by German composer, Friederich Wilhelm Zachow (1663-1712)
plus music by:
Giacomo Carissimi,
Franciszek Lilius,
Samuel Scheidt,
Gaetano Maria Schiassi,
Jan Disma Zelenka

and others

Playlist and MP3 File
*(available after the broadcast till January 02, 2020)


Friday, December 20, 2019 from 5:00 till 9:00am

A MEDIEVAL, RENAISSANCE AND BAROQUE CHRISTMAS - Part 2

Lesser known music before 1750

Here is a list of some works which will be presented:

Program will be announced

Playlist and MP3 File
*(available after the broadcast till January 04, 2020)

Art: Nativity from Bedford Hours - Paris c.1410
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