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Chi-chi Nwanoku presents listeners' requests, including Orff's fairy-tale opera Die Kluge. Plus music by Chabrier, a tour of the Americas for spoken choir and Goldie on Gorecki.

Chi-chi Nwanoku presents a selection of Radio 3 listeners' requests and recommendations, including Orff's Die Kluge, a histrionic fairy-tale opera, reinterpreting a Brothers Grimm story. Plus music by Chabrier, a two-minute tour of the Americas for spoken choir, and DJ-turned-composer Goldie explaining his passion for the music of Henryk Gorecki.

2 hours

Last on

Sun 10 Jan 2010 14:00

Music Played

  • Emmanuel Chabrier - Overture to Gwendoline

    Performer: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Sir Thomas Beecham (conductor)

  • Gerhard Schulz

    Allegretto op.1 no.5

    Performer: Christine Schornsheim (fortepiano)

    • CAPRICCIO 10424.
    • 13.
  • Ernst Toch

    Geographical Fugue

    Performer: The Turtle Creek Chorale

    • Reference Recordings RR61CD.
    • 11.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Jazz Suite no.2 last 3 movements

    Performer: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Performer: Riccardo Chailly (conductor)

    • Decca 4337022,.
  • Carl Orff

    Die Kluge: Scene 5

    Performer: Soloists, Performer: Philharmonia Orchestra Performer: Wolfgang Sawallisch (conductor)

    • EMI CMS7637122 CD1.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto per la Solennità di S Lorenzo

    Performer: Concerto Italiano, Performer: Rinaldo Alessandrini (conductor)

    • Opus111 30367.
    • 1 - 3.
  • Henryk Mikolaj Górecki

    Symphony no.3 (2nd movement)

    Performer: Ingrid Perruche (soprano), Performer: Sinfonia Varsovia, Performer: Alain Altinoglu (conductor)

    • NAÏVE V5019,.
    • 2.
  • Joseph Haydn

    The Creation (excerpt)

    Performer: Steve Davislim (tenor – Uriel) Performer: Balthasar-Neumann Choir and Ensemble Performer: Thomas Hengelbrock (conductor)

    • DHM 05472775372 CD1.
  • Julian Marshall

    Out of the Darkness – 'One'

    Performer: Melanie Pappenheim (mezzo soprano) Performer: School House 6 Ensemble Performer: Sophie Harris (cello) Performer: Lucy Railton (cello) Performer: Howard Moody (conductor)

    • MMC101.
    • 2.
  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Serenade for String Orchestra

    Performer: The Chamber Orchestra of Europe Performer: Gerard Korsten (conductor)

    • DG 4375412,.
    • 14.