Outward Bound

May 17, 2013, 7:00 pm

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Afoot and lighthearted Bill takes to the open road with the world before him. In the steps of Walt Whitman he explores the relationship of man to nature as expressed in music. Works include Beethoven’s Pastoral Symphony, Strauss’ Alpine Symphony, and Villa-Lobos’ Bachianas Brasileiras. Join us on this musical path.

Playlist

Episode 1

Liszt: Années de Pèlerinage, 1st year (excerpt)
Hough, p.
Hyp 67424
1:01

Vaughan Williams: “The Vagabond” from Songs of Travel
Terfel, bs. bar.; Martineau, p.
DG 445946
3:14
Vaughan Williams: Symphony No. 1, A Sea Symphony, I
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra & Chorus/Spano
Telarc 80588
17:28
Hovhaness: Symphony No. 2, Mysterious Mountain, Op. 132
American Composer’s Orchestra/Davies
Nimbus 2512
16:17
Grieg: Mountaineer’s Tune
English Chamber Orch/Langford; Petri, rec.
2:30
Mozart: Cosi fan Tutti, Act I finale
Chamber Orchestra of Europe/Solti; von Otter, ms.; Scarabelli, s.; Fleming, s.;
Bär, bar.; Lopardo, ten.; Pertusi, bar.
8:22
Decca

Episode 2

Villa-Lobos: Vocalise fr. Forest of the Amazon (excerpt)
Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra/Heller; Fleming, s.
Delos 1037
:59

Strauss: Alpine Symphony, Op. 64
Vienna Phil/Previn
Telarc 80211
22:10, 26:10
Villa-Lobos: Bachiana Brasileira No. 2, The Little Train of the BrazilianCountryman
Simon Bolivar SO of Venezuela/Mata
Dorian 90179
4:24

Episode 3

Ives: Concord Sonata (excerpts)
Denk, p.
Live from the 2008 Gilmore Festival
:32, :25

Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 in F Major, Pastoral, Op. 68, I
Vienna Phil/Abbado
DG 419779
13:23, 2:24
Ireland: “Sea Fever”
Terfel, bs. bar.; Martineau, p.
DG B0004216
2:16
Berlioz: Le Corsaire, Op. 21 (after The Red Rover of J.F. Cooper)
LSO/Davis
Phil 456149
8:34
Sibelius: The Ocenides, Op. 73
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra/Rattle
EMI 47515
10:31
Vaughan Williams: Hebrides fr. Costal Command
Philharmonia Orch/Alwyn
Silva 1011
1:35
Keel: Trade Winds
Terfel, bs. bar.; Martineau, p.
DG B0004216
2:09
Vaughan Williams: Sea Songs
Northern Sinfonia/Hickox
EMI 49770
3:50
arr. Pine, Fraser
Medley of Scots Tunes
Pine, Fraser, vlns.
Cedille 90000053
5:54

Episode 4

Wagner: : Pilgrims’ Chorus; “Beglückt darf nun dich”
Wiener Staatsopernchor, Braun,t. Dernesch, ms.
Vienna Phil/Solti
Decca 289466 075-2
5:03

Bizet: Carmen; Ecoute, Ecoute, Compagnon, Ecoute
Orchestre Du Theatre National De L’Opera/Prêtre; Callas, s.; Gedda, t.
EMI 56281
4:01
Berlioz: Harold en Italie, op.16, 3. Sérénade
London Symphony Orchestra/ Davis; Imai, vla.
Phillips 456-143
6:38
Morricone: Marco Polo; Main Theme
Roma Sinfonietta/ Morricone; Yo-Yo Ma, c.
Sony 93456
3:24
Mahler: Das Lied von der Erde: VI. Der Abschied
New Philharmonia Orchestra/ Klemperer; Ludwig, s.
EMI 74523
29:25, 1:08 {excerpt}

Episode 5

Smetana: Vltava (The Moldau)
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra/Kubelìk
Supraphon 1997
11:40

Cohen/Smetana: Israel Nation Anthem; Hatikvah (excerpt)Anthems of all Nations
Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
Label/ Archvie: Folkways Records (1956}
:59
Villa-Lobos: Sails; Forest of the Amazon
Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra/Heller; Fleming, v s.
Delos 1037
3:21
Villa-Lobos: On the way to the Hunt Forest of the Amazon: (excerpt)
Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra/Heller; Fleming, s.;
Delos 1037
:40
Ferde Grofe: The Grand Canyon Suite
I. Sunrise
II. Painted Desert
III. On the Trail
IV. Sunset
V. Cloudburst
Philadelphia Orchestra/Ormandy; Carroll, vln; Smith, celesta
Sony SBK 62402
32:44