Afternoon Classical playlist for 02/07/2014

Annie Guo
Artist Title Album Label Link
Ferruccio Busoni Konzertstück for Piano with Orchestra Op.31a Frank Glazer, piano; Berlin Symphony Orchestra; C.A. Bünte, conductor Candide; CE 31003
Edgard Varèse Ionisation; Density 21.5; Intégrales; Octandre; Hyperprism; Poème Électornique The Columbia Symphony Orchestra Woodwinds, Brass and Percussion; Robert Craft, conductor Columbia Stereo; MG 31078
Edgard Varèse Offrandes; Ecuatorial Jan DeGaetani, mezzo-soprano; Thomas Paul, bass; The Contemporary Chamber Ensemble; Arthur Weisberg, conductor Nonesuch; H-71269
Ferruccio Busoni arr. by John Adams Berceuse élégiaque London Symphony Orchestra; Gisèle Ben-Dor, conductor Jupiter Recordings
J.S. Bach Prelude in A minor, S. 569; Seven Chorale Preludes from the "Orgelbüchlein"; Prelude in G Major, S.568; Chorale Setting, S.727; Fugue in B Minor on a Theme of Corelli, S. 579 Walter Kraft, organ (Silbermann Organ in Marmoutier) Vox; VBX 442; SVBX 5442
J.S. Bach Chorale Prelude from the "Orgelbüchlein", S. 610; Fughetta, S. 698; Eight Chorale Preludes from the "Orgelbüchlein"; Chorale Setting, S.712; Two Chorale Preludes from the "Orgelbüchlein"; Allabreve in D Major, S. 589 Walter Kraft, organ (Antonius Wilde Organ in Wöhrden) Vox; VBX 442; SVBX 5442
J.S. Bach Three Chorale Settings; Chorale Prelude from the "Orgelbüchlein", S.632; Chorale Setting, S. 706; Chorale Prelude from the "Orgelbüchlein", S.633; Fantasia in G Major, S. 572; Chorale Setting, S. 720 Walter Kraft, organ (Christianus Müller Organ in Haarlem Vox; VBX 442; SVBX 5442
J.S. Bach Fugue in G Minor, S. 578; Six Fughettas (S. 699, S. 703, S. 696, S. 697, S. 701, S. 704) Walter Kraft, organ (Antonius Wilde Organ in Wöhrden Vox; VBX 442; SVBX 5442

Today's program focused around the composer Edgard Varèse. Having been influenced by Ferruccio Busoni, Verèse was known as the "Father of Electronic Music" for his use of new instruments as well as electronic tapes within his works. Afterwards, during Bach Hour, we focus on organ music!