An Autobiographical Soirée


Jonathan Swain presents a selection of music, beginning with pianist Mariam Batsashvili celebrating composer, singer and teacher Pauline Viardot with music from her circle of composer friends. Franck: Prelude, fugue and variation, Op 18; Thalberg: Grand caprice on La sonnambula, Op 46; Liszt: Valse de bravoure, S 214'1; Schubert, Liszt (arr.): Ständchen, D 957'4; Wagner, Liszt (arr.): Liebestod, from Tristan und Isolde; Chopin: Waltz in A flat, Op 42; Liszt: Concert paraphrase on the waltz from Gounod's Faust. 1.58 Viardot: Choeur des elfes; Choeur bohemien. 2.08 Liszt: Tasso: lamento e trionfo - symphonic poem after Byron, S 96. 2.28 Chopin: Cello Sonata in G minor, Op 65. 3.01 Pekiel: Missa Pulcherrima. 3.31 Mozart: Quartet for Strings in D minor, K 421. 4.04 Sibelius: Lemminkainen's Return (Lemminkainen Suite), Op 22. 4.10 Orvad: Kornell. 4.20 Cyril Scott: Lotus Land, Op 47 No 1. 4.25 Falconieri: Folias para mi Señora Doña Tarolilla de Garallenos; Begli occhi Lucent. 4.32 Bach: Sonata for flute and keyboard in A, BWV 1032. 4.46 Mendelssohn: Infelice - concert aria for soprano and orchestra, Op 94. 5.01 Monteverdi: Dixit Dominus - Psalm 110, SV 264. 5.09 Kuula: Suru (Sorrow), Op 22 No 2, for cello and piano. 5.16 Bantock: The Pierrot of the Minute - overture. 5.29 Ravel: Alborada del gracioso - from the suite Miroirs. 5.36 Hummel: Trumpet Concerto in E flat. 5.55 Martinu: Part-song book - 4 madrigals for mixed chorus. 6.05 Glazunov: Concert waltz for orchestra No 2 in F, Op 51. 6.14 Haydn: Keyboard Trio No 18 in A, Hob XV:18. 6.33 Bosmans: Cello Concerto No 2

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