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Rachel de Thame

Gardener Rachel de Thame introduces a selection of green-fingered music for Spring.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Joseph Haydn

    The Creation [Die Schopfung] H.21.2: Pt 1, no.10; Stimmt an die Saiten, ergrieft die Leier

    Performer: Paul Mccreesh Performer: Chetham's Chamber Choir Performer: Gabrieli Consort Performer: Gabrieli Players DG ARCHIV

    • 4777361.
  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    The Nutcracker - ballet Op.71: Act 2, no.13; Waltz of the flowers

    Performer: Mstislav Rostropovich Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra

    • DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON 4316102.
  • Robert Schumann

    Myrthen Op.25 for voice and piano: no.24 Du bist wie eine Blume; no.7 Die Lotosblume; no.2

    Performer: Kelvin Grout Performer: Maarten Koningsberger Performer: Nellie van der Sijde

    • GLOBE GLO5025.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony no. 6 in F major Op.68 (Pastoral): 3rd movement; Lustiges Zusammensein der Landle

    Conductor: Wolfgang Sawallisch Performer: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra

    • RCO LIVE RCO11004.
  • Toru Takemitsu

    A Flock descends into the pentagonal garden for orchestra

    Conductor: Marin Alsop Performer: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra

    • NAXOS 8557760.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Die Zauberflote - singspiel in 2 acts K.620: Overture [Adagio - Allegro]

    Conductor: Rene Jacobs Performer: Berlin Academy of Ancient Music

    • HARMONIA MUNDI HMC90206870.
  • Thomas Adès

    Arcadiana for string quartet: 6th movement; O Albion

    Performer: Endellion String Quartet

    • EMI CDZ5722712.
  • Jean Sibelius

    5 Pieces Op.85 (The Flowers) for piano

    Performer: Kyoko Tabe

    • CHANDOS.
    • CHAN9833.
  • Johann Strauss II

    Rosen aus dem Suden - waltz Op.388 [from "Das Spitzentuch der Konigin"]

    Conductor: Willi Boskovsky Performer: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

    • DECCA 4552542.
  • Benjamin Britten - Folksong arrangements - volume 1 [British Isles] for voice and piano: T

    Performer: Benjamin Britten Performer: Peter Pears

  • Benjamin Britten - Folksong arrangements - volume 2 [France] for voice and piano: La Belle

    Performer: Benjamin Britten Performer: Peter Pears

  • Manuel de Falla

    Nights in the gardens of Spain for piano and orchestra: 1st movement; En el generalife

    Conductor: Juanjo Mena Performer: Jean-Efflam Bavouzet Performer: BBC Philharmonic

    • CHANDOS CHAN10694.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Pastoral symphony (Symphony no.3): 1st movement; Molto moderato

    Conductor: Richard Hickox Performer: London Symphony Orchestra

    • CHANDOS CHAN10001.
  • Gyorgy Kurtag

    Games [Jatekok] - book 1 for piano: Flowers We Are, Mere Flowers/ Aus tiefer Not schrei ic

    Performer: Gyorgy Kurtag Performer: Marta Kurtag

    • ECM 4535112.
  • Giacomo Puccini

    Crisantemi for string quartet

    Performer: Hagen String Quartet

    • DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON.
    • 4470692.
  • J. Shelton

    Lilac Wines

    Arranger: Performer: Eartha Kitt

    • BEAR FAMILY BCD15639EI/D.
  • Joseph Haydn

    The Creation - Awake the Harp

  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Waltz of the Flowers

  • Robert Schumann

    Du bist wie eine Blume, Die Lotosblume, Aus den ostlichen Rosen from Myrthen

  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Pastoral Symphony - III. Allegro

  • Toru Takemitsu

    A flock descends into the Pentagonal Garden

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Magic Flute - Overture

  • Thomas Adès

    VI. Albion from Arcadiana

  • Jean Sibelius

    5 Pieces Op. 85 "The Flowers"

  • Johann Strauss

    Rosen aus dem Suden

  • Benjamin Britten

    The Ash Grove

  • Benjamin Britten

    La Belle est au jardin d'amour

  • Manuel de Falla

    Nights in the Garden of Spain - I. En el Generalife

  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Symphony No. 3 "Pastoral" - Ist movement

  • György Kurtág

    Flowers We Are, Mere Flowers / Aus tiefer Not schrei ich zu Dir

  • Giacomo Puccini

    Crisantemi

  • Eartha Kitt

    Lilac Wine

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