Summer Cd Review

Andrew Mcgregor introduces the latest releases, and looks at some of the CDs of the past season chosen by the CD Review critics and listeners.

Including from 9.

05am

Samuel Scheidt: Sinfonia and Concertus XII (Magnificat tribus choribus)

Ricercar Consort

La Fenice

Philippe Pierlot (director)

Cherubini: Credo (Missa solemnis in E)

Ruth Ziesak (soprano)

Marianna Pizzolato (mezzo-soprano)

Herbert Lippert (tenor)

Ildar Abrazakov (bass)

Chorus and Orchestra of Bavarian Radio

Riccardo Muti (conductor)

John Addison: Film music from I was Monty's Double and A Bridge Too Far

BBC Concert Orchestra

Rumon Gamba (conductor)

From 10.

30am

Strauss: Salome (Final Scene)

Salome.

Nina Stemme (soprano)

Herod.

Gerhard Siegel (tenor)

Herodias.

Liora Grodnikaite (mezzo-soprano)

Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden

Antonio Pappano (conductor)

From 11.

00am

Brahms: Variations on a Theme of GF Handel, Op 24

Andras Schiff (piano)

Lully: Thesee (excerpts)

Boston Early Music Festival Orchestra, Soloists and Chorus

Paul O'Dette, Stephen Stubbs (directors)

12.

20pm

Disc of the Week: Erki-Sven Tuur: Symphony No 4 for solo percussion and symphony orchestra (Magma)

Evelyn Glennie (percussion)

Estonian National Symphony Orchestra

Paavo Jaarvi (conductor).
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Andrew Mcgregor introduces the latest releases, and looks at some of the CDs of the past season chosen by the CD Review critics and listeners.

Including from 9.

05am

Samuel Scheidt: Sinfonia and Concertus XII (Magnificat tribus choribus)

Ricercar Consort

La Fenice

Philippe Pierlot (director)

Cherubini: Credo (Missa solemnis in E)

Ruth Ziesak (soprano)

Marianna Pizzolato (mezzo-soprano)

Herbert Lippert (tenor)

Ildar Abrazakov (bass)

Chorus and Orchestra of Bavarian Radio

Riccardo Muti (conductor)

John Addison: Film music from I was Monty's Double and A Bridge Too Far

BBC Concert Orchestra

Rumon Gamba (conductor)

From 10.

30am

Strauss: Salome (Final Scene)

Salome.

Nina Stemme (soprano)

Herod.

Gerhard Siegel (tenor)

Herodias.

Liora Grodnikaite (mezzo-soprano)

Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden

Antonio Pappano (conductor)

From 11.

00am

Brahms: Variations on a Theme of GF Handel, Op 24

Andras Schiff (piano)

Lully: Thesee (excerpts)

Boston Early Music Festival Orchestra, Soloists and Chorus

Paul O'Dette, Stephen Stubbs (directors)

12.

20pm

Disc of the Week: Erki-Sven Tuur: Symphony No 4 for solo percussion and symphony orchestra (Magma)

Evelyn Glennie (percussion)

Estonian National Symphony Orchestra

Paavo Jaarvi (conductor).