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Suzy Klein explores musicians who have had other careers and passions, including Mussorgsky and Rossini. Plus a rare vintage recording unearthed by Mark Swartzentruber.

Suzy Klein provides the soundtrack to your Sunday Morning with a programme featuring musicians who have had other careers and passions. This week moonlighting composers include Mussorgsky and Rossini, Mark Swartzentruber unearths a rare vintage recording and you can email with concert reviews and musical loves and hates.

2 hours

Last on

Sun 20 Jun 2010 10:00

Music Played

  • Franz Schubert

    Symphony No 3 in D major, D200, 4. Presto Vivace

    Performers: Vienna Philharmonic, Carlos Kleiber (conductor)

    • DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON 415 601-2.
  • Alexander Borodin

    String Quartet No 2 in D Major, 2. Scherzo, Allegro

    Performers: Borodin Quartet - Mikhail Kopelman (violin), Andrei Abramenkov (violin), Dmitri Shebalin (viola), Valentin Berlinsky (cello)

    • EMI CDC 7 47795 2.
  • Alexander Scriabin

    Poème in F sharp major Op. 32, No. 1

    Performer: Vladimir Horowitz (piano)

    • SONY CLASSICAL S2K 93023.
  • Gerald Finzi

    A Young Man's Exhortation, Op. 14, (Part 1 A Young Man's Exhortation, Ditty, Budmouth Dear

    Performers: John Mark Ainsley (tenor), Iain Burnside (piano)

    • NAXOS 8570414.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    String Sonata No 2 In A major, Allegro, Andante, Allegro,

    Performer: Elizabeth Wallfisch (violin), Marshall Marcus (violin), Richard Tunnicliffe (cello), Chi-Chi Nwanoku (double bass)

    • HELIOS CDH55200.
  • Richard Strauss

    Four Last Songs Op posth, Beim Schlafengehen.

    Performers: Scottish National Orchestra, Dame Felicity Lott (soprano), Edwin Paling (violin solo), Neeme Jarvi (conductor)

    • CHANDOS CHAN 8518.
  • Charles Ives

    The Unanswered Question (No1 from 'Two Contemplations') (Original Version) for Trumpet, Fl

    Performers: William Vacchiano (trumpet), New York Philharmonic, Leonard Bernstein (conductor)

    • SONY CLASSICAL 5160232 (2).
  • Modest Mussorgsky

    Night On A Bare Mountain

    Arranger: Rimsky-Korsakov Performers: Gewandhausorchester Leipzig, Igor Markevitch (conductor)

    • BERLIN CLASSICS 0021392BC.
  • Frédéric Chopin - Ballade No 4 in F Minor, op 52

    Performer: Józef Kazimierz Hofmann (piano)

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Violin Sonata in B flat major KV454, 3. Allegretto

    Performers: Fabio Biondi (violin), Olga Tverskaya (piano)

    • OPUS OPS 30-216.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    A Pastoral Symphony (Symphony No. 3), II: Lento Moderato

    Performers: Paul Beniston (solo natural trumpet), Nicholas Busch (solo natural horn), London Philharmonic Orchestra, Bernard Haitink (conductor)

    • EMI CDC 5 565642 (1).
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Sonata in B flat major H25 Wq48/2 (1740)

    Performer: Danny Driver(piano)

    • HYPERION CDA 67786.


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