A World of Song

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    A World of Song Sunday 29 March 2015

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    A World of Song

    Cookies and cream, bangers and mash - food analogies aside, some artistic partnerships just really work. A World of Song visits a few famous examples in vocal music.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 19:00
      Title: Stabat Mater: Eja Mater, Fons Amoris
      Composer: Steffani, Agostino
      Performer(s): Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo)
      Performer(s): Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo), Franco Fagioli, I Barocchisti, Coro Della Radiotelevisione Svizzera
      Album: Agostino Steffani: Stabat Mater, Decca, 4785336
      Duration: 4:15
    • 19:06
      Title: Siciliana
      Composer: Mascagni, Pietro
      Performer(s): Giuseppe Di Stefano (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Giuseppe Di Stefano (Tenor), Orchestra Del Teatro Alla Scala
      Album: Grandi Voci alla Scala: Giuseppe di Stefano, Massimo Baldini / Fabbri Editore, Allegato al Numero 4 di "Grandi Voci alla Scala"
      Duration: 2:38
    • 19:10
      Title: Calligrammes (I): L'Espionne
      Composer: Poulenc, Francis
      Performer(s): Christopher Maltman (Baritone)
      Performer(s): Graham Johnson (Piano)
      Album: Francis Poulenc: The Complete Songs, Hyperion, CDA68021/4
      Duration: 1:50
    • 19:11
      Title: Thank Heaven For Little Girls (From Gigi)
      Composer: Loewe/Lerner
      Performer(s): Maurice Chevalier
      Performer(s): Maurice Chevalier
      Album: Best Musicals In The World Ever, Virgin Records, VTDCD277
      Duration: 2:15
    • 19:15
      Title: Songs And Dances Of Death: I- "Kalybel'naja" (Lullaby)
      Composer: Mussorgsky, Modest
      Performer(s): Dmitri Hvorostovsky (Baritone)
      Performer(s): Dmitri Hvorostovsky (Baritone), Kirov Orchestra, St. Petersburg
      Album: Dmitri Hvorostovsky: Songs and Dances of Death, Philips, 438 872-2
      Duration: 4:34
    • 19:20
      Title: The Merciful Goodness Of The Lord Endureth Forever
      Composer: Handel
      Performer(s): Les Arts Florissants
      Performer(s): Les Arts Florissants
      Album: Handel - Music For Queen Caroline, Pine Valley Productions, AF004
      Duration: 4:51
    • 19:25
      Title: No, No, Turiddu, Rimani, Rimani Ancora
      Composer: Mascagni, Pietro
      Performer(s): Maria Callas (Soprano)
      Performer(s): Giuseppe Di Stefano (Tenor), Orchestra Del Teatro Alla Scala Milano
      Album: Leoncavallo: Pagliacci/ Mascagni: Cavalleria Rusticana, EMI Classics, 7243 5 56287 2 5
      Duration: 5:26
    • 19:34
      Title: Regina Coeli Laetare
      Composer: Mascagni, Pietro
      Performer(s): Elina Garanca
      Performer(s): Elina Garanca, Deutsche Radio Philharmonie Saarbrucken Kaiserslautern, Members Of The Openchor Saarbrucken
      Album: Elina Garanca - Meditation, Deutsche Grammophon, 479 2071
      Duration: 5:55
    • 19:41
      Title: Songs And Dances Of Death: Ii- "Serenada" (Serenade)
      Composer: Mussorgsky, Modest
      Performer(s): Dmitri Hvorostovsky (Baritone)
      Performer(s): Dmitri Hvorostovsky (Baritone), Kirov Orchestra, St. Petersburg
      Album: Dmitri Hvorostovsky: Songs and Dances of Death, Philips, 438 872-2
      Duration: 4:39
    • 19:47
      Title: Circumdederunt Me Dolores Mortis
      Composer: Byrd, William
      Performer(s): Contrapunctus
      Performer(s): Contrapunctus
      Album: In the Midst of Life: Music from the Baldwin Partbooks I, Signum Classics, SIGCD408
      Duration: 5:03
    • 19:52
      Title: Calligrammes (Vii): Voyage
      Composer: Poulenc, Francis
      Performer(s): Christopher Maltman (Baritone)
      Performer(s): Graham Johnson (Piano)
      Album: Francis Poulenc: The Complete Songs, Hyperion, CDA68021/4
      Duration: 2:54
    • 19:55
      Title: Gigi
      Composer: Lerner, Alan Jay/Loewe, Frederick
      Performer(s): Louis Jordan (Vocals)
      Performer(s): Louis Jordan (Vocals), Studio Orchestra
      Album: Gigi OST, CBS, AK45395
      Duration: 3:53

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