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Emma Johnson

Clarinettist Emma Johnson chooses her favourite orchestral and chamber music for wind instruments, including some less well-known moments for alto flute and oboe d'amore.

Clarinettist Emma Johnson chooses some of her favourite orchestral and chamber music for wind instruments, including some less well-known moments for alto flute, oboe d'amore, bass clarinet and contrabassoon, as well as some English bagpipes and a quartet of accordions! Her music choices include pieces by Rossini, Elgar, Bach, Ravel, Prokofiev, Britten, Mozart, Ligeti, Schubert, Piazzolla, Richard Strauss, Nino Rota and John Dankworth.

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Sat 12 Jul 2014 14:00

Music Played

  • Gioachino Rossini

    Overture: La Gazza Ladra

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • DG : 419 869-2.
    • DG.
    • 3.
  • Jean Sibelius

    The Swan of Tuonela

    Orchestra: Philhamonia Orchestra. Conductor: Paavo Berglund.
    • EMI : CDC7 47484-2.
    • EMI.
    • 3.
  • Edward Elgar

    Harmony Music no.1

    Ensemble: Athena Ensemble.
    • CHANDOS : CHAN 6553.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 10.
  • Mercandante

    Emma D'Antiochia [Act II Sc3]

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: David Parry.
    • OPERA RARA : ORC 26.
    • OPERA RARA.
    • 26.
  • Benjamin Britten

    She Sleeps as the Rose

    Singer: Heather Harper. Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra.
    • LONDON : 425 666-2.
    • LONDON.
    • 2.
  • Ensemble Nino Rota

    Clarinet Sonata (3rd movement)

    Performer: John Lenehan. Performer: Emma Johnson.
    • CHAMPS HILL RECORDS : CHRCD084.
    • CHAMPS HILL RECORDS.
    • 11.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Concerto for oboe d'amore, strings & continuo, BWV.1055

    Performer: Alexei Ogrintchouk. Orchestra: Swedish Chamber Orchestra.
    • BIS : CD1769.
    • BIS.
    • 10.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Lever du jour [Daphnis et Chloe, Suite No.2]

    Conductor: Charles Dutoit. Orchestra: Orchestre symphonique de Montréal.
    • DECCA : 458 605-2.
    • DECCA.
    • 10.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Entretiens de Belle et Bete [Ma Mère l'Oye]

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Pierre Monteux.
    • PHILIPS : 420 869-2.
    • PHILIPS.
    • 7.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Quintet in E flat major for piano & winds, K.452 (3rd movement)

    Performer: William Waterhouse. Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy. Performer: Alan Civil. Performer: Jack Brymer. Performer: Terence MacDonagh.
    • DECCA : 421 151-2.
    • DECCA.
    • 3.
  • György Ligeti

    Bagatelle No.2 for wind quintet

    Performer: Quintette a. vent Claude Debussy.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI : HMN 911624.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI.
    • 2.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Sonata for flute & piano in D, Op.94 (2nd movement)

    Performer: James Galway. Performer: Martha Argerich.
    • RCA VICTOR : 09026 61615 2.
    • RCA VICTOR.
    • 6.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Prelude in E minor, Op.28'4

    Performer: Vikingur Olafsson.
    • DIRRINDI : CDBY2.
    • DIRRINDI.
    • 16.
  • Arthur Young

    Blow, Blow Thou Winter Wind

    Performer: Cleo Laine.
    • PHILIPS : 830 461-2.
    • PHILIPS.
    • 10.
  • Trad

    Bill Carlton's Fancy

    Performer: Kathryn Tickell.
    • COMMON GROUND : CRO CD 220.
    • COMMON GROUND.
    • 7.
  • Franz Schubert

    Octet in F major, D.803 (2nd movement)

    Performer: Wiener Oktett.
    • DECCA : 466 580-2.
    • DECCA.
    • 2.
  • Astor Piazzolla

    Libertango

    Performer: Hans Brehme Accordion Quartet.
    • DYNAMIC : CDS 381.
    • DYNAMIC.
    • 3.
  • Charlie Chaplin

    Smile

    Performer: Catherine Milledge. Performer: Amy Dickson.
    • RCA VICTOR : 88697203072.
    • RCA VICTOR.
    • 1.

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