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Lucy Worsley

The historian Lucy Worsley, Chief Curator of the Historic Royal Palaces, presents a selection of music reflecting the Diamond Jubilees of Her Majesty the Queen, another long serving British monarch, Queen Victoria.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Edward Elgar

    Imperial march Op.32 for orchestra

    Conductor: Andrew DAVIS Performer: BBC Philharmonic Orchestra

    • Chandos CHAN 10570.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    Victoria and Merrie England - ballet - opening

    Conductor: Andrew PENNY Performer: RTE Sinfonietta

    • Marco Polo 8.22677.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Gloriana - symphonic suite Op.53a [with tenor solo ad lib] - The Lute song

    Conductor: Uriel SEGAL Performer: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra

    • EMI CDM7694222.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Gloriana - symphonic suite Op.53a [with tenor solo ad lib] - i. Courtly dances; ii. March

    Arranger: Julian BREAM - arranger Performer: Julian BREAM - Lute Performer: Julian Bream Consort

    • RCA 88697214422.
  • William Byrd

    The Woods So Wild - variations MB.28.85 for keyboard [no.27 from "My Lady Nevell's Book"]

    Performer: Davitt MORONEY - Harpsichord

    • HYPERION CDA-66554.
  • William Byrd

    The Queen's Alman MB.27.10

    Performer: Davitt MORONEY - Harpsichord

    • Hyperion CDA 66555.
  • Henry Walford Davies

    Hark! The World is Full of Thy Praise for chorus

    Performer: Aiden Oliver Performer: Spiritus Chamber Choir

    • Toccata Classics TOCC0012.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    Victoria and Merrie England - ballet - Scenes 4 and 5

    Conductor: Andrew PENNY Performer: RTE Sinfonietta

    • Marco Polo 8.22677.
  • Muzio Clementi

    Symphony no. 3 in G major WO.34 (Great National) - 4th movement; Finale (Vivace)

    Conductor: Claudio SCIMONE Performer: Philharmonia Orchestra

    • APEX 2564 62762.
  • Albert Prince Consort

    Liebe hat uns nun verient

    Performer: Christopher KEYTE - Bass Performer: Jennifer PARTRIDGE - Piano Performer: Susan LONGFIELD - Soprano

    • Decca 4802092.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Lieder ohne Worte - book 5 Op.62 - No.6: Fruhlingslied in A major

    Performer: Daniel BARENBOIM - Piano

    • Deutsche Grammophon 423931/32.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Lieder ohne Worte - book 6 Op.67 - No.4: Presto in C major (Spinnerlied/The bee's wedding)

    Performer: Daniel BARENBOIM - Piano

    • Deutsche Grammophon 423931/32.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Lieder ohne Worte - book 4 Op.53 - No.5: Volklied in A minor

    Performer: Daniel BARENBOIM - Piano

    • Deutsche Grammophon 423931/32.
  • John Ireland

    The Hills for 4-part chorus [no.6 in 'A Garland for the Queen', 1953]

    Conductor: Mark ELDER Performer: Halle Choir

    • Halle CDHLL 7512.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Silence and Music - madrigal for chorus [no.4 in 'A Garland for the Queen', 1953]

    Conductor: Timothy BROWN Performer: Cambridge University Singers

    • Heritage HTGCD213.
  • Peter Warlock

    Capriol Suite for strings or full orchestra

    Conductor: Neville MARRINER Performer: Academy Of St Martin In The Fields

    • DECCA 4701992.
  • Edward German

    March rhapsody on original themes for orchestra

    Conductor: John WILSON Performer: BBC Concert Orchestra

    • Dutton CDLX 7202.

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