Playlist for September 17-23, 2011

Hour One

Astor Piazzolla: Histoire du Tango
Suzanne Gilchrest, Flute; Winslow Browning, Guitar
Prospect   1106   "Serenade for Flute & Guitar"

Ruggero Leoncavallo: Vesti la giubba," from Pagliacci
Plácido Domingo, Tenor
German Opera Orchestra of Berlin
Conductor: Nello Santi
Warner Classics: 49707   "Artist Portrait: Plácido Domingo"

Guiseppi Verdi: "Oh! Fede Negar Potessi," from Luisa Miller
José Carreras, Tenor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Conductor: Roberto Benzi
Philips   432692   "The Essential José Carreras"

Christoph Willibald Gluck: "J'ai perdu mon Euridice," (What shall I do without Eurydice?") from "Orphée et Euridice"
Juan Diego Flóres, Tenor
Giuseppe Verdi Symphony Orchestra of Milan
Conductor: Carlo Rizzi
Decca   000313602   "Juan Diego Flóres: Great Tenor Arias"

Joaquín Turina:  Seville: Picturesque Suite, Op. 2
Jordi Masó, Piano
Naxos   8.557684   "Turina: Mujeres de Sevilla"

Hour Two

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Bassoon Concerto in Bb, K. 191
Gustavo Nuñez, Bassoon
Concertgebouw Chamber Orchestra
Pentatone Classics   5186079   "Mozart: Wind Concertos"

Carlos Chávez: Symphony No. 1, "Sinfonia de Antigona"
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Conductor: Enrique Bátiz
ASV   942   "Música Mexicana: Volume 8"

Ottorino Respighi: Pines of Rome
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Jesús López-Cobos