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Jamie MacDougall is joined by chorus director Gregory Batsleer and music writer Kate Molleson to discuss Handel and cellists.

On the show tonight Greg Batsleer describes which piece of Handel reminds him of a football match and music writer Kate Molleson introduces us to another stand out performer. The Honorable Lady Valerie Stacey chooses her My Music and there's news from the RSNO on the coming season. With music by Rachmaninov, Mozart and Ravel.

1 hour, 55 minutes

Last on

Sun 29 Mar 2015 21:05

Music Played

  • Alan Silvestri

    Back to the Future

    Orchestra: The Outatime Orchestra.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Piano Sonata No.11 in A K.331, Rondo Alla Turca

    Performer: Rudolf Buchbinder.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Bella Figlia Dell’Amore

    Performer: Placido Domingo, Ileana Cotrubas, Piero Cappuccilli, Elena Obraztsova, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Carlo Maria Giulini.
  • Adrian Munsey

    Agnus Dei (Give us Peace)

    Performer: City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra and Chorus. Conductor: Paul Bateman.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony No. 3, Scherzo

    Performer: Mozart Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Alberto Lizzio.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Cello Sonata, 3rd mvt.

    Performer: Alban Gerhardt & Steven Osborne.
  • Benjamin Britten

    First Cello Suite, 1st mvt.

    Performer: Alban Gerhardt.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov


    Performer: Joshua Bell, Orchestra of St Luke’s. Conductor: Michael Stern.
  • Edward McGuire

    Fountain of Tears

    Performer: Nancy Ruffer (flute), Dominic Saunders (piano).
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    String Quartet no 14 in G major, ‘Spring’ K387

    Performer: Quatuor Cambini-Paris.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Apres Un Reve

    Performer: Nabuko Imai (vla) and Roland Pontinen (pno).
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Symphony No 41 in C major ‘Jupiter’, 3rd mvt

    Performer: Scottish Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Charles Mackerras.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Zadok the Priest, Coronation Anthem No. 1 (HWV.258)

    Performer: The English Consert, The Choir of Westminster Abbey. Conductor: Simon Preston.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Tombeau de Couperin

    Performer: Orchestre de l'Opera National de Lyon. Conductor: Kent Nagano.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Eugene Onegin, ‘Ya lyublyu vas’

    Performer: Stuart Burrows (tenor), Orchestra of the Royal Opera House Covent Garden. Conductor: Georg Solti.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Cello Suite No.1 In G Major, Prelude

    Performer: Steven Isserlis.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Symphony No. 2 in C minor "Resurrection", 4th mvt.

    Performer: Dame Janet Baker, CBSO. Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Nocturns 1, 3 & 4

    Performer: Grigory Sokolov (piano).
  • Wilhelm Stenhammar

    Serenade in F, Op.31, 1 st mvt

    Performer: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Andrew Manze.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Sonata BWV 1034 ‘Andante’

    Performer: Aisling Agnew (flute) and Matthew McAllister (guitar).
  • Marie-Joseph Canteloube

    Chants d'Auvergne - Bailero

    Performer: Dawn Upshaw (soprano), Orchestre de l'Opéra National de Lyon. Conductor: Kent Nagano.


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