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St Magnus' Festival, Orkney

1 hour, 55 minutes
First broadcast:
Tuesday 26 June 2012

Jamie MacDougall is in Kirkwall with live music and guests from St Magnus Festival, including Cardinall's Musick and the Trondheim Soloists, plus a visit to WW2 site Ness Battery.

Music Played

16 items
  • Image for Georges Bizet

    Georges Bizet Carmen (Introduction and Prelude)

    Artist: Bayerische Staatsorchester


  • Image for Saltfishforty

    Saltfishforty Orkney Reels (The Orkney Hornpipe & Hattie Man O Ree)

    Composer: J Johnston L Wilson

    Goose Music

  • Image for Edvard Grieg

    Edvard Grieg Praeludium from Holberg Suite

    Artist: Trondheim Soloists

    BBC Recording

  • Image for Arakaendar Bolivia Choir

    Arakaendar Bolivia Choir Naranjitay - Huaino

    Composer: Traditional

    Bolivian Baroque 2

  • Image for Claude Debussy

    Claude Debussy Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune

    Artist: BBC Symphony Orchestra

    BBC Music Magazine Vol. 16 No. 10

  • Image for Jacqueline du Pré

    Jacqueline du Pré Adagio (third movement) from Cello Concerto

    Composer: Elgar

    A Lasting Inspiration - Jacqueline du Pré

  • Image for Jennifer Wrigley

    Jennifer Wrigley Magnus Polska

    Artist: Wrigley Sisters


  • Image for Giuseppe Verdi

    Giuseppe Verdi Pace pace mio Dio

    Artist: Gweneth-Ann Jeffers, James Baillieu

    BBC Recording

  • Image for Jean Sibelius

    Jean Sibelius Symphony No. 5 (Last movement)

    Artist: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra

    Sibelius Symphonies

  • Image for Eric Coates

    Eric Coates Calling All Workers

    Artist: The New London Orchestra

    British Light Music Classics

  • Image for The Cardinall's Musick

    The Cardinall's Musick Ave Maria

    Composer: Luis de Victoria

    Live BBC Recording

  • Image for The Cardinall's Musick

    The Cardinall's Musick Heavenly Display

    Composer: Shaker Trad. arr. Kevin Siegfried

    Live BBC Recording

  • Image for Sir Peter Maxwell Davies

    Sir Peter Maxwell Davies Farewell to Stromness

    Artist: Peter Maxwell Davies

    Maximum Max

  • Image for Erich Wolfgang Korngold

    Erich Wolfgang Korngold Piano Quintet (Last Movement)

    Artist: Aronowitz Ensemble

    BBC Recording

  • Image for Paul Robeson

    Paul Robeson Nobody Knows the Trouble I've Seen

    Composer: Trad

    Sophisticated Gentlemen Vol. 2

  • Image for Richard Wagner

    Richard Wagner Liebestod (from Tristan and Isolde)

    Artist: Christine Brewer

    Romantic Classics


Video Session: The Edinburgh Quartet

The Edinburgh Quartet - Tchaikovsky Quartet No 1, andante cantabile (2nd movementt)

Scotland's top string quartet on top form, filmed in Studio One

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