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BBC Radio 6 Music presenter, DJ and journalist Mary Anne Hobbs presents some of her favourite music, including Janacek, Byrd, Rachmaninov and Nils Frahm.

As part of the build-up to next month's 6Music Prom, which she presents, we are repeating this Mary Anne Hobbs edition of Saturday Classics. Mary Anne's selection features more of her favourite contemporary and classical music. It includes Janacek, Satie, Nils Frahm, Jon Hassell, Byrd, Reich, Rachmaninov, David Bowie and Stravinsky.

The 6Music Prom will feature Nils Frahm, whose music also appears in this edition of Saturday Classics.

2 hours

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Sat 18 Jul 2015 14:00

Music Played

  • Leos Janáček

    Sinfonietta: 1st movement; Allegretto (Sokol Fanfare)

    Conductor: Charles Mackerras. Performer: Vienna State Orchestra.
    • DECCA.
    • 4307272.
  • Michio Miyagi

    The Sea in spring [Haru no umi], arr. Mamoru Miyagi for violin and harp

    Performer: Gidon Kremer. Performer: Naoko Yoshino.
    • PHILIPS.
    • 456-016-2.
  • Leos Janáček

    Sinfonietta (1st mvt: Allegretto)

    Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Charles Mackerras.
  • Michio Miyagi

    The Sea in Spring

    Performer: Gidon Kremer. Performer: Noako Yoshino.
    • Philips : 456-016-2.
    • Philips.
    • 1.
  • David Bowie

    Moss Garden

    • EMI.
    • 352818E.
  • David Bowie

    Moss Garden

    • EMI : 352818E.
    • EMI.
    • 8.
  • Claude Debussy

    Estampes for piano: no.1; Pagodes

    Performer: Noriko Ogawa.
    • BIS.
    • CD1105BIS.
  • Claude Debussy

    Pagodes (Estampes)

    Performer: Noriko Ogawa.
    • BIS : CD1105.
    • BIS.
    • 10.
  • William Byrd

    Ave verum corpus (O Lord, God of Israel) for 4 voices [Gradualia vol.1, 1605]

    Performer: Stile Antico.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 807572.
  • William Byrd

    WILLIAM BYRD arr. David Darling & Ketil Bjornstad: Pavane

    Performer: Ketil Bjornstad & David Darling.
    • ECM.
    • 1684.
  • William Byrd

    Ave Verum Corpus

    Performer: Stile Antico.
    • Harmonia Mundi : 807572.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 1.
  • Erik Satie

    3 Gymnopedies for piano: no.1 in D major

    Performer: Reinbert de Leeuw.
    • PHILIPS.
    • 420 472 2.
  • William Byrd

    Pavane

    Performer: Ketil Bjørnstad. Performer: David Darling. Music Arranger: Ketil Bjørnstad. Music Arranger: David Darling.
    • ECM : 1684.
    • ECM.
    • 5.
  • Erik Satie

    Gymnopedie No.1

    Performer: Reinbert de Leeuw.
    • PHILIPS : 420 472 2.
    • Philips.
    • 8.
  • Steve Reich

    Electric counterpoint for 13 guitars [1 live & 12 on tape]: 3rd movement

    Performer: Johnny Greenwood.
    • NONESUCH.
    • 7559 795 470.
  • Giovanni Felice Sances

    Stabat mater for chorus

    Performer: María Cristina Kiehr. Performer: La Fenice Ensemble.
    • RICERCARE.
    • 166148.
  • Steve Reich

    Electric Counterpoint: 3rd mvt

    Performer: Jonny Greenwood.
    • NONESUCH : 7559 795 470.
    • Nonesuch.
  • Giovanni Felice Sances

    Stabat mater dolorosa

    Singer: María Cristina Kiehr. Ensemble: Ensemble La Fenice.
    • RICERCARE : 166148.
    • Ricercare.
    • 6.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Les Cinq doigts - 8 easy pieces for piano

    Performer: Anna Mougalis. Performer: Mads Mikkelsen.
    • NAIVE.
    • V5223.
  • Gabriel Yared

    GABRIEL YARED: Generique de fin (from 'Coco et Igor' soundtrack)

    Performer: Jeff Atmajian. Performer: ORCHESTRA/SOUNDTRACK.
    • NAIVE.
    • V5223.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Suite no. 2 Op.17 for 2 pianos: Valse

    Performer: Alexandre Rabinovitch-Barakovsky. Performer: Martha Argerich.
    • TELDEC.
    • 9031 -74717 2.
  • Igor Stravinsky, Anna Mougalis, Gabriel Yared (1949) & Mads Mikkelsen

    Les Cinq doigts - 8 easy pieces for piano

  • Gabriel Yared

    Coco et Igor: End Credits

    Conductor: Jeff Atmajian. Orchestra: MGM Studio Orchestra.
    • NAIVE : V5223.
    • Naive.
    • 26.
  • Nils Frahm

    Says

    Performer: Nils Frahm.
    • Erased Tapes Records Ltd.
    • ERATP055.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Suite No.2, Op.17 - Valse

    Performer: Martha Argerich. Performer: Alexandre Rabinovitch-Barakovsky.
    • TELDEC : 9031 -74717 2.
    • TELDEC.
    • 6.
  • Brian Eno

    1/1

    • VIRGIN.
    • 724386649-522.
  • Nils Frahm

    Says

    • Spaces.
    • Erased Tapes Records Ltd.
    • 2.
  • Johannes Brahms

    3 Intermezzi Op.117 for piano: no.1 in E flat major; 'Schlummerlied'

    Performer: Leif Ove Andsnes.
    • EMI.
    • CDC5565832.
  • Jon Hassell

    Last Night The Moon Came Dropping Its Clothes in the Street

    Performer: Jan Bang. Performer: Jamie Muhoberac. Performer: Jon Hassell. Performer: Peter Freeman. Performer: Rick Cox.
    • ECM.
    • ECM-2077.
  • Brian Eno

    Ambient Music For Airports

    Performer: Brian Eno. Composer: Robert Wyatt.
    • AMBIENT MUSIC FOR AIRPORTS.
    • VIRGIN.
    • 1.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Intermezzo No.1 in E flat, Op.117

    Performer: Leif Ove Andsnes.
    • EMI : CDC5565832.
    • EMI.
    • 1.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Concerto in G major for piano and orchestra: 2nd movement; Adagio assai

    Performer: Herbie Hancock. Performer: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra.
    • VERVE.
    • 557 797 2.
  • Jon Hassell

    Last Night The Moon Came

    Performer: Peter Freeman. Performer: Jan Bang. Performer: Rick Cox. Performer: Jon Hassell. Performer: Jamie Muhoberac.
    • Last Night The Moon Came Dropping Its Clothes in the Street.
    • ECM.
    • 4.
  • Philip Glass

    Symphony no. 3: 3rd movement

    Performer: Elias Arizcuren. Performer: Conjunto Iberico.
    • Orange Mountain.
    • 0032.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Piano Concerto in G major: 2nd mvt

    Performer: Herbie Hancock. Orchestra: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra.
    • VERVE : 557-797-2.
    • VERVE.
    • 13.
  • Eric Whitacre

    Lux aurorum for chorus

    Performer: Eric Whitacre Singers.
    • DECCA.
    • 274 3209.
  • Philip Glass

    Symphony for 8 (from Symphony No.3: 3rd mvt)

    Ensemble: Cello Octet Conjunto Ibérico. Director: Elias Arizcuren.
    • Orange Mountain : 0032.
    • Orange Mountain.
    • 1.
  • Eric Whitacre

    Lux Aurumque For Chorus

    Conductor: Eric Whitacre. Choir: Laudibus. Choir: Eric Whitacre Singers.
    • DECCA 274 3209.
    • DECCA.
    • 1.

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