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Friday - Sarah Walker

Classical Collection with Sarah Walker.

Great performances, classic recordings and a collection of works based around the Sea.

Sarah Walker concludes the exploration of music inspired by the Sea with Malcolm Arnold's Sea Shanties and an extract from Bizet's The Pearl Fishers. Plus a classic chamber music recording: Beethoven's Septet in E flat performed by members of the Vienna Octet.

10:00
Sullivan
Overture to HMS Pinafore
Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera
Charles Mackerras (conductor)
Telarc CD-80374

10:04
Bizet
The Pearl Fishers: excerpt from Act 1
Nadir: Alain Vanzo (tenor)
Nourabad: Roger Soyer (bass)
Leila: Ileana Cotrubas (soprano)
Chorus and Orchestra of the Paris Opera
Georges Pretre (conductor)
EMI CD-CFPD4721

10:16
Hakim
Vexilla Regis prodeunt
Wayne Marshall (organ)
Virgin Classics VC545320-2

10:26
Beethoven
Septet in E flat
Members of the Vienna Octet
Decca 421 093-2

11:08
Arnold
Sea Shanties for Wind Quintet, Op.4
East Winds
Naxos 8.570294

11:15
Bartok
Piano Concerto No. 2
Jean-Efflam Bavouzet (piano)
BBC Philharmonic
Gianandrea Noseda (conductor)
BBC Recording to be released on CHANDOS CHAN10610 on 1st September.

Release date:

2 hours

Last on

Fri 30 Jul 2010 10:00