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Suzy Klein - The Sky

With Suzy Klein.

Featuring music inspired by the sky, some of the things in it and the changing nature of the light that fills it.

Haydn: String Quartet, Op 76 No 4 (Sunrise) (Allegro con spirito)
Alban Berg Quartet
EMI CDC 556 166 2, Tr 13
Duration: 8m25s

Nielsen: Helios Overture, Op 17
Danish National Symphony Orchestra
Thomas Dausgaard (conductor)
DaCapo 6.220518, Tr 14
Duration: 11m50s

Skempton: If Pigs Could Fly
Alexander Wells (piano)
New London Children's Choir
Ronald Corp (conductor)
Naxos 8.572113, Tr 1
Duration: 1m15s

Holst, arr Stephen Roberts: Jupiter (The Planets)
Black Dyke Band
Nicholas Childs (conductor)
Naxos 8.570726, Tr 9
Duration: 7m40s

Josef Strauss: Music of the Spheres Waltz, Op 235
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra
Erich Kunzel (conductor)
Telarc CD-80414, Tr 10
Duration: 9m15s

Chet Baker: Stairway to the Stars
Chet Baker Quintet:
Chet Baker (flugelhorn)
George Coleman (tenor)
Kirk Lightsey (piano)
Herman Wright (bass)
Roy Brooks (time)
Prestige PR20 7478-2, Tr 2
Duration: 4m40s

Debussy: Nuages (Nocturnes)
Cleveland Orchestra
Pierre Boulez (conductor)
DG 439 896-2, Tr 1
Duration: 6m05s

Purcell: Sonata No 1 in B minor
Retrospect Trio:
Sophie Gent (violin)
Matthew Truscott (violin)
Jonathan Manson (bass viol)
Matthew Halls (harpsichord/organ)
Linn CKD 332, Trs 1-4
Duration: 6m20s

Janacek: The Excursions of Mr Broucek (Act 2, Danz)
BBC Symphony Orchestra
BBC Singers
Jiri Belohlavek (conductor)
DG 477 7387 CD1, Tr 8
Duration: 5m20s

Beethoven: Sonata No 14 (Moonlight)
Ronald Brautigam (fortepiano)
BIS SACD 1473 Trs 9-11
Duration: 14m25s

Dvorak: Song to the Moon (Rusalka)
Amanda Roocroft (soprano)
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Franz Welser-Most (conductor)
EMI 555 090 2, Tr 9
Duration: 6m

Phyllis April King: Red Admiral
Phyllis April King (reader)
Virgin CDV 2065, Tr 29
Duration: 45s

Rameau: Castor et Pollux
Les Arts Florissants
William Christie (conductor)
Harmonia Mundi HMC 901435.37 CD3, Tr 16
Duration: 7m

Colin Matthews: Pluto
Halle Orchestra
Mark Elder (conductor)
Hyperion CDA67270, Tr 8
Duration: 6m15s

Sister Rosetta Tharpe: When I Move to the Sky
Proper Records Proper box CD3, Tr 18
Duration: 2m50s

Lauridsen: Lux Aeterna (last mvt)
Britten Sinfonia
Stephen Layton (conductor)
Hyperion CDA 67449, Tr 5
Duration: 9m25s.

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Sun 17 May 2009 10:00