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Mendelssohn and other 'Italians'

Summary

John Axelrod conducts the RAI National Symphony Orchestra in Mendelssohn's joyful Fourth Symphony, 'Italian', alongside orchestral music from renowned Italian operas. 3.01 Felix Mendelssohn: Symphony No 4 in A major, Op 90, 'Italian'. Bellini: Norma (Sinfonia). Verdi: I Vespri Siciliani (L'Inverno). Puccini. Manon Lescaut (Intermezzo). Rossini: William Tell (Overture). Mascagni: Cavalleria Rusticana (Intermezzo). RAI National Symphony Orchestra, John Axelrod (conductor). 4.09 Felix Mendelssohn: 3 Studies for piano, Op 104b. 4.17 Vivaldi: Dixit Dominus for SSATB soloists and double choir and orchestra in D. 4.47 Mozart: Flute Quartet no 4 in A, K 298. 5.01 Glinka: Capriccio brillante on the theme 'Jota Aragonesa' (Spanish overture no.1). 5.11 Tarrega: Recuerdos de la Alhambra for guitar (arr. for solo violin). 5.14 Liszt, Delphine Gay (author): Il m'aimait tant! (S.271). 5.21 Gipps: Jane Grey Fantasy, Op 15. 5.32 Mehul: Piano Sonata in D Op.1 No.10. 5.42 Martinu: Part-song book - 4 madrigals for mixed chorus. 5.51 Schubert: Rosamunde - incidental music (D.797). 6.21 Novak: Piano Trio in D minor, 'quasi una ballata', Op 27. 6.38 CPE Bach: Harpsichord Concerto in D minor, Wq 17

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