Sunday May 29, 2011


Arlington National Cemetery

Flowers of the Forest

King Arthur

Memorial Day

Poppies for Memorial Day

Tobias Hume

Wedding of Venice to the Sea

First Hour

Francesco Usper (before 1570-1641), Sonata a 8, Academy of Ancient Music, Paul Goodwin, Harmonia Mundi HCX3957202, A FESTIVE BAROQUE CHRISTMAS

Ludovico Grossi da Viadana, La Veneziana: Canzona Andrea Gabrieli, Vieni, vieni, Himeneo Madrigal Cesario Gussago (c.1550-?), La Leona Canzon XIX a 8 Tiburtio Massaino, Canzon for 8 trombones, King's Consort, Robert King, Hyperion 67048, WEDDING OF VENICE TO THE SEA

Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741), Concerto #2 in C RV189 LYRE, The English Concert, Andrew Manze, Harmonia Mundi 907332, ANTONIO VIVALDI CONCERTOS FOR THE EMPERORC

Claudio Monteverdi (1567-1643), L'ORFEO (Orpheus): Selections, Le Concert D'Astree, Emmanuelle Haim, Virgin Veritas 545642, MONTEVERDI L'ORFEO

Giovanni Gabrieli (c.155?-1612), Canzon #18 & Canzon #16, Empire Brass & Friends, Telarc 80204, MUSIC OF GABRIELI AND HIS CONTEMPORARIES

Second Hour

Tobias Hume (c.1569-1645), A Souldiers resolution, Nima Ben David - basse de viole, Aiane Maurette & Andreas Linos - violes, Pascale Boquet - tenor & basse de luth & theorbe Pascal Gallon - basse de luth, Alpha 61, THE PASSION OF MUSICK

Tomas Luis de Victoria (1548-1611), Requiem: graduale requiem aeterna & Libera me, Tallis Scholars, Peter Phillips, Gimell GDGIM 012, VICTORIA REQUIEM ALONSO LOBO: VERSA EST IN LUCTUM

Samuel Scheidt (1587-1654), Paduan dolorosa, Courant dolorosa & Galliard Battaglia from Ludi Musici, Brisk Recorder Quartet Amsterdam, Globe 5214, GERMAN CONSORT MUSIC OF THE 17TH C.

Scottish traditional, The Flowers of the Forest, Kim Robertson - harp, CELTIC FOREST

Georg Philipp Telemann (1681-1767), Water Music Overture in C, Il Fondamento, Paul Dombrecht, Passacaille 9513, WATERMUSIC

Third Hour

Johann Schop the elder (c.1590-1667), Lachrimae, Trio Sonnerie, Monica Huggett - violin, Sarah Cunningham - viol, Gary Cooper - keyboards, Teldec 90841, A GIFT OF NATURE

Francois Couperin (1668-1733), Book 4: 25th Ordre: Les Ombres errantes & Book 4: 27th Ordre: Les Pavots (Poppies), Angela Hewitt - piano, Hyperion 67480, COUPERIN KEYBOARD MUSIC - II

James Oswald (1711-1769), Poppy (Summer), Broadside Band, Jeremy Barlow, Dorian 80164, AIRS FOR THE SEASONS

Henry Purcell (1659-1695), King Arthur - Incidental Music, Freiburg Baroque Orchestra, Thomas Hengelbrock, Deutsche Harmonia Mundi 77231, H.PURCELL * INSTRUMENTAL MUSIC

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Partita #2 BWV1004: chaconne, Manuel Barrueco - guitar, EMI 66575, MANUEL BARRUECO BACH AND DE VISEE

Fourth Hour

Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741), GLORIA RV589:et in terra pax, Taverner Consort and Players, Andrew Parrott, Virgin 59326, VIVALDI GLORIA * MAGNIFICAT

Georg Muffat (1653-1704), Sonata #2 in g Armonico Tributo, La Stravaganza Koln, MD+G 3459, ARMONICO TRIBUTO (1682)

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Cantata #198: opening chorus, La Chapelle Royale, Philippe Herreweghe, Harmonia Mundi 2951270, TRAUERODE

Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741), Concerto #2 in g RV315 SUMMER, Sinfonia Varsovia, Jakob Haufa - concertmaster, Ryu Goto - violin, RYU GOTO THE FOUR SEASONS

William Lawes, Suite #8 in D, Trio Sonnerie, Teldec 90841, A GIFT OF NATURE

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759), Judas Maccabaeus: Hail the conq'ring hero, Dallas Symphony Brass and Percussion, Crystal 234, MUSIC FOR CEREMONY AND CELEBRATION

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