Playlist for Dec. 11-17, 2015

Hour One

Anonymous 14th Century Manuscript: Lamento di Tristano; Chrominciamento di Giola, Septime Estample Real
Conductor: Carles Magraner
Capella de Ministrers
Licanus   0307   "Lamento Di Tristano; Estampida Medieval; Magraner"

Pablo Ziegler: Suite Canyengue
Susan Palma-Nidel, Flute; Borromeo String Quartet
Flutewine   0449   "Elegante: New Flute Music from South America"

Heitor Villa-Lobos: Trio for Violin, Cello and Piano; No. 1 in C Minor
Monique Duphil, Piano; Jay Humeston, Cello; Antonio Spiller, Violin
Marco Polo   3182   "Villa-Lobos: Piano Trios 1 & 3: Spiller, Duphil, Humeston"


Franz Schubert: Ave Maria

Conductor: Michele Mariotti
Juan Diego Flóres, Tenor; Bologna Community Theatre Orchestra
Decca   7502   "Juan Diego Flóres: Santo-Sacred Songs"

Traditional Spanish Carol: Good Kings
Conductor: Edmund Walters
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra & Choir
Chandos   6672   "A Festival of Christmas"

Hour Two

Gabriela Montero: Improvisation on Handel's Hallelujah
Gabriela Montero, Piano
EMI Classics   00234   "Gabriela Montero: Baroque"

Gabriela Montero: Improvisation on Vivaldi's Winter
Gabriela Montero, Piano
EMI Classics   00234   "Gabriela Montero: Baroque"

Gabriela Montero: Improvisation on Pachebel's Canon
Gabriela Montero, Piano
EMI Classics   00234   "Gabriela Montero: Baroque"

Traditional: A la nanita nana
Robert DeCormier Singers & Ensemble
Conductor: Robert DeCormier
Arabesque   Z6684   "Children Go Where I Send Thee"

Traditional Basque: Gabriel's Message
Mark Small, Robert Torres, Guitars; Barbara LaFitte, English Horn; Eugene Friesen, Cello; Siobhan Kelleher, Bass
Small-Torres Guitar Duo
Shadow Mountain   55882   "Winterlight II"

Traditional Catalan: El noi de la mare
Kathleen Battle, Soprano; Christopher Parkening, Guitar
Sony Classical   SK62723   "Angel's Glory"

Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Conductor: Enrique Bátiz
ASV   673   "Musical Fun and Games"

Franz Gruber: Silent Night
José Carreras, Plácido Domingo, Lucian Pavarotti, Tenors
Vienna Symphony
Conductor: Steven Mercurio
Sony Classical   89131   "The Three Tenors Christmas"

José Feliciano: Feliz Navidad
José Carreras, Plácido Domingo, Lucian Pavarotti, Tenors
Vienna Symphony
Conductor: Steven Mercurio
Sony Classical   89131   "The Three Tenors Christmas"