Tuesday, September 15

For details on Georgia concerts mentioned on GPB's Midday Music please see the September calendar below! The three I mention today - the Rome Symphony season opener in Rome, a chamber music program in Augusta and the Manhattan String Quartet in Eatonton - all include works by Felix Mendelssohn, born 200 years ago, in 1809.

11 AM
  • Schubert: Rondo in A major for violin and orchestra, D. 438. Baiba Skride, CPE Bach Chamber Orch, Haenchen. Sony 97749.
  • Bach: Keyboard Partita No. 5 in E minor, BWV 830. Murray Perahia. Sony 88697443612.
  • Korngold: Violanta, Op. 8: Prelude and Carnival Music. BBC Phil, Bamert. Chandos 10434.
12 N
  • Mendelssohn: Variations Concertantes for cello and piano, Op. 17. Elizabeth Dolin, Bernadene Blaha. Analekta 3166.
  • Delalande: Symphonies for the King's Suppers: Suite No. 12. La Simphonie du Marais, Reyne. Harmonia Mundi 901303.
  • Beethoven: "Harp" String Quartet in E-flat, Op. 74. Cleveland Quartet. Telarc 80351.
1 PM
  • Marcello: La Cetra: Concerto No. 1 in D major. Collegium Musicum 90, Standage. Chaconne 0744.
  • Durufle: Requiem, Op. 9. Choir of Magdalen College Oxford, English Sinfonia, Ives. Harmonia Mundi 807480.
  • Traditional Scottish: Skye Boat Song, arr. guitar. David Russell. Telarc 80492.