Playing tracks by
Music Matters, Oliver Knussen, Silvestre Revueltas, Wolfgang Rihm, Sven-David Sandström and more.
Hosts: Carlos Sanchez-Gutierrez, Aristéa Mellos, Diana Rosenblum, Nick Morandi
This week, the hosts present Musical Surprises!
*Spoiler alert! Don't read the track listing if you want to be surprised!*
Coursing, by Oliver Knussen (1952-2018) (chosen by Alex Stephenson)
London Sinfonietta, conducted by Oliver Knussen
Sensemayá, by Silvestre Revueltas (1899-1940) (chosen by Carlos Sanchez-Gutierrez)
New Philharmonia Orchestra, conducted Eduardo Mata
Dyad, by Wolfgang Rihm (b. 1952) (chosen by Diana Rosenblum)
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin, and Roman Patkolo, double bass
Es ist genug, by Sven-David Sandström (b. 1942) (chosen by Nick Morandi)
Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir, directed by Paul Hilliard
“I’m a Caterpillar of Society,” from Boojum! Nonsense, Truth, and Lewis Carroll, music by Martin Wesley-Smith and lyrics by Peter Wesley-Smith (chosen by Aristéa Mellos)
Sydney Philharmonia Motet Choir, with David Miller, keyboards, and conducted by John Grundy