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Shari Vahl

Radio 4's investigative journalist Shari Vahl chooses music connected with her long-held passion for sailing, including music by Beethoven, Wagner and Arvo Pärt.

2 hours

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Sat 26 Jul 2014 14:00

Music Played

  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    A Song for all seas, all ships [Sea Symphony]

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Hickox. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra.
    • CHANDOS : CHAN 8764.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 1.
  • Aram Khachaturian

    Adagio from Spartacus

    Conductor: Alexander Lazarev. Orchestra: Boston Symphony Orchestra.
    • APEX.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Calm Sea & Presperous Voyage, Op.27

    Performer: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • CAPRICCIO : 10 208.
    • CAPRICCIO.
    • 8.
  • Frank Bridge

    Storm [The Sea]

    Conductor: Lan Shui. Orchestra: Singapore Symphony Orchestra.
    • BIS : SACD 1447.
    • BIS.
    • 8.
  • Trad. arr Spiegl

    Radio 4 Theme

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: David Parry.
    • LPO : 0063.
    • LPO.
    • 5.
  • Frank Loesser

    Sit Down, You're Rockin' the Boat [Guys & Dolls]

    Performer: Louis Armstrong.
  • Michael Tippett

    The World Turns on its Dark Side [A Child of our Time]

    Conductor: Colin Davis. Choir: BBC Singers. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Performer: BBC Chorus.
    • DECCA : 473 4212.
    • DECCA.
    • 1.
  • Trad

    South Australia

    Performer: Fisherman’s Friends.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Symphony No.9 in E minor (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: Czech Philharmonic. Conductor: Jiří Bělohlávek.
    • SUPRAPHON : SU 36392.
    • SUPRAPHON.
  • Arvo Pärt

    Spiegel im Spiegel

    Performer: Martin Roscoe. Performer: Tasmin Little.
    • EMI : CDM5 65031 2.
    • EMI.
    • 4.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Now the Great Bear & Pleiades / Old Joe has gone fishing / The Bridge is Down

    Performer: Chorus & Orchestra of the Royal Opera Covent Garden. Conductor: Bernard Haitink. Singer: Anthony Rolfe Johnson.
    • EMI : CDC4 569432.
    • EMI.
    • 18-20.
  • Ann Ronell

    Willow Weep for Me

    Performer: Wynton Kelly.
  • John Williams

    Theme From Jaws

    • SONY : 45997.
    • SONY.
  • Erik Satie

    6 Gnossiennes

    Performer: Anne Queffélec.
    • VIRGIN VIRGO : 482 0022.
    • VIRGIN VIRGO.
  • William Boyce

    Heart of Oak

    Performer: Massed Bands of the Royal Marines.
    • GRASMERE : GRCD.

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