Classical Collection - Thursday - James Jolly

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Classical Collection with James Jolly. Great recordings and classic performances. Musical quotations today include Richard Strauss quoting Couperin, while there are classic recordings of Alfred Brendel performing Haydn, and Martha Argerich performing Rachmaninov's 3rd Piano Concerto. 10.00 Haydn Andante con variazioni in F minor Hob. XVII:6 Alfred Brendel (piano) PHILIPS 416 643 2 (4 CD set) Group of 3: 'Fake' Opera Arias 10.16* Strauss 'Di rigori armato' (Der Rosenkavalier, Act I) Singer: Vinson Cole (tenor) Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra Herbert von Karajan (conductor) DG 423 850 2 (3 CD set) 10.20* Herrmann Aria from 'Salammbo' (Citizen Kane) Kiri te Kanawa (soprano) National Phiharmonic Orchestra Charles Gerhardt (conductor) RCA GD80707 10.25* Tchaikovsky 'Monsieur Triquet, Monsieur Triquet!' (Eugene Onegin, Act II) Triquet: Valeri Yaroslavstev (tenor) Chorus & Orchestra of the Bolshoi Opera Mark Ermler (conductor) OLYMPIA OCD115 (2 CD set) 10.31* Rachmaninov Piano Concerto no 3 in D minor Martha Argerich (piano) Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra Riccardo Chailly (conductor) PHILIPS 4466732 11.14* Couperin Les Nations: La Piemontoise (selection of movements) Hesperion XX Jordi Savall (director) ASTREE ES9956 (2 CD set) 11.23* Strauss Divertimento op 86 (after Couperin) Toyko Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra Hiroshi Wakasugi (conductor) DENON CO 76366.