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Episode 2

Duration:
2 hours
First broadcast:
Saturday 19 May 2012

In the second of two programmes, pianist Kathryn Stott shares a selection of music connected with one of her lifelong passions, the music and musicians of France. Today's edition features music by, among many other composers, Poulenc, Chausson and Debussy.

Music Played

10 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Darius Milhaud
    00:00

    Darius Milhaud Les Maries de la tour Eiffel - ballet-show [with members of 'Les Six'] - No.6; Valse des d

    Conductor: Ashley LAWRENCE Performer: BBC Concert Orchestra

    BBC Radio Classics 1565691862

  • Image for Francis Poulenc
    00:02

    Francis Poulenc Sonata for cello and piano - 2nd movement; Cavatine (Tres calme)

    Performer: Anne GASTINEL - Cello Performer: Claire DESERT - Piano

    Naïve V5259

  • Image for Camille Saint-Saëns
    00:09

    Camille Saint-Saëns Concerto no. 2 in G minor Op.22 for piano and orchestra

    Conductor: Charles DUTOIT Performer: Jean-Yves THIBAUDET - Piano Performer: Suisse Romande Orchestra

    DECCA 475-876 4

  • Image for Jean-Philippe Rameau
    00:32

    Jean-Philippe Rameau Les Indes galantes - suite of orchestral numbers [from the opera-ballet] - Air pour les sa

    Conductor: Frans BRUGGEN Performer: Orchestra Of The Eighteenth Century

    PHILIPS 438 946-2

  • Image for Henri Dutilleux
    00:34

    Henri Dutilleux Sonata for oboe and piano - 2nd movement; Scherzo (Vif)

    Performer: Julius DRAKE - Piano Performer: Nicholas DANIEL - Oboe

    VIRGIN CLASSICS CUV 561 141 2

  • Image for Claude Debussy
    00:38

    Claude Debussy Prelude a l'apres-midi d'un faune

    Conductor: Herbert von KARAJAN Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra

    DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON 413-589 2

  • Image for Frédéric Chopin
    00:48

    Frédéric Chopin 2 Nocturnes Op.55 for piano - no.2 in E flat major

    Performer: Vlado PERLEMUTER - Piano

    NIMBUS NIM-5012

  • Image for Ernest Chausson
    00:52

    Ernest Chausson Poeme de l'amour et de la mer Op.19 vers. for voice and orchestra

    Conductor: Jean-Pierre JACQUILLAT Performer: Lamoureux Orchestra Performer: Victoria de LOS ANGELES - Soprano

    EMI 7643465-2

  • Image for Olivier Messiaen
    01:20

    Olivier Messiaen Quatuor pour la fin du temps for clarinet, piano, violin and cello - no.5; Louange a l'ete

    Performer: Fibonacci Sequence

    DEUX-ELLES DXL 1133

  • Image for César Franck
    01:29

    César Franck Prelude, choral et fugue M.21 for piano

    Performer: Bertrand CHAMAYOU - Piano

    NAIVE V5208

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