The feast of St. Francis, known for his adoration of the natural world is recognized in settings of his "Canticle of the Sun" and the Benedicite.
The birth of virtuoso pianist Vladimir Horowitz (1 October 1904) is observed through a recording of Schumann's Kinderszenen. Also born on this day, Julie Andrews (1935) is fêted with selections from The Sound of Music, as well as some of the original Trapp family's recorded heritage.
Fanfare I (CD: Praise the Lord) (Gerre Hancock, organ) Edgar Meyer: Violin concerto (CD: Barber & Meyer: (Hilary Hahn, violin; Saint Paul Violin Concertos) Chamber Orchestra; Hugh Wolff) César Franck: Grand Piece Symphonique, Opus 17: (CD: César Franck: Andantino serioso Great Organ Works (Marie-Claire Alain ) (Disk 1 of 2))
Richard Dering: Factum est silentium (CD: Philips & (Choir of King's College, Dering: Motets) Cambridge; Stephen Cleobury) Herbert Howells: A Sequence for St. Michael (CD: The Sound (Choir of St. John's College, of St. John's) Cambridge; George Guest) Francis Jackson: Benedicite (CD: The Choral Music (Choir of York Minster; Philip Moore) of Francis Jackson) William Billings: O praise the Lord of Heaven (CD: Billings: A Land (His Majesties Clerkes; Paul Hillier) of Pure Delight) Rodgers and Hammerstein: Sound of Music selections (CD: The Sound Grand waltz of Music) Laendler Processional waltz Goodbye Maria / How can love survive waltz Edelweiss waltz Do-re-mi Johann Petzold: Intrada, sarabande, & gigue (CD: The Original (Trapp Family Singers) Trapp Family Singers) Orlando di Lasso: Landsknechtständchen (CD: The Original (Trapp Family Singers) Trapp Family Singers) Spirito sancto dia sevire (CD: Saint Francis and (Altramar Medieval Music Ensemble) the Minstrels of God)
Moritz Moszkowski: Étincelles, Op.36, No. 6; Allegro (CD: Horowitz scherzando in Moscow) (Vladimir Horowitz, piano) Robert Schumann: Kinderszenen ("Scenes from childhood") (CD: Schumann (Vladimir Horowitz, piano) Kinderszenen) Amy Beach: Canticle of the Sun (CD: Amy Beach: (Capitol Hill Choral Canticle of the Sun) Society; Betty Buchanan) J. S. Bach: Toccata in D minor, BWV 538 (CD: Bach: Organ (Richard Marlow, organ) Toccatas and Fugues) Eric Bogle: And the band played Waltzing Mathilda (CD: Ring Them Bells) (Joan Baez)
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