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Peter Maxwell Davies (b. 1934)

4. Orkney stories

Thursday 9 September 2004 12:00-13:00 (Radio 3)

Repeated: Thursday 16 September 2004 0:00-1:00 (Radio 3)

Sir Peter Maxwell Davies talks to Donald Macleod about the life, history and culture of the Orkney community.

Duration:

1 hour

Playlist

Lullaby for Lucy       
The Sixteen/ Harry Christophers (cond)
Collins 14442 tr 13 

The Martyrdom of St. Magnus (extract: the miracle)    
Tamsin Dives (mezzo soprano)/ Music Theatre Wales/ Scottish Chamber Opera Ensemble/ Michael Rafferty (cond)
Unicorn Kanchana DKP(CD) 9100 tr 9

The Beltane Fire (extract: Scene V)   
BBC Philharmonic/ Sir Peter Maxwell Davies (cond)
Collins Classics 14642 tr 7

Black Pentecost 1979 – extract of final section  
Della Jones (mezzo-soprano)/ David Wilson-Johnson (baritone)/ BBC Philharmonic/
Sir Peter Maxwell Davies (cond) 
Collins 14442 tr 12

A spell for Green Corn: The Macdonald Dances   
James Clark (violin) / Scottish Chamber Orchestra / Sir Peter Maxwell Davies (cond)
Collins Classics 13962 tr 6




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