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New Zealand String Quartet, Paul Mealor, Robert Levin

Ian Skelly is joined by composer Paul Mealor, and there's live music in the studio from the New Zealand String Quartet, and from pianist Robert Levin.

2 hours

Music Played

  • John Ireland

    When lights go rolling round the sky

    Singer: Roderick Williams. Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Martin Yates.
    • Elgar - Sea Pictures & Pageant of Empire.
    • DUTTON.
    • 5.
  • Joseph Haydn

    String Quartet in C major, Op.54 No.2 – 2nd mvt: Adagio

    Ensemble: New Zealand String Quartet.
  • Ross Harris

    Variation 25 (excerpt)

    Ensemble: New Zealand String Quartet.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Piano Concerto No.15 in B flat K450 – 3rd mvt: Allegro

    Performer: Robert Levin. Orchestra: Academy of Ancient Music. Conductor: Christopher Hogwood.
    • Decca.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Questa O Quella (from Rigoletto)

    Singer: Luciano Pavarotti. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Bonynge.
    • Decca.
  • Johannes Brahms

    String Quartet No.3 in B flat – 3rd mvt: Scherzo

    Ensemble: New Zealand String Quartet.
  • Paul Mealor

    Now sleeps the crimson petal

    Conductor: Nigel Short. Choir: Tenebrae.
    • Paul Mealor: A Tender Light: Tenebrae/RPO/Short.
    • Decca.
    • 1.
  • Giovanni Battista Pergolesi

    Stabat mater dolorosa (Stabat mater in F minor)

    Singer: Julia Lezhneva. Singer: Philippe Jaroussky. Orchestra: I Barocchisti. Conductor: Diego Fasolis.
    • Pergolesi; Stabat Mater-Laudate Pueri-Confitebor.
    • ERATO.
    • 1.
  • Joaquín Rodrigo

    Concierto de Aranjuez (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Julian Bream. Performer: Peter Walden. Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle.
    • 100 Best Relaxing Classics.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 7.
  • Mozart

    Prelude in G major (connected to Allegro in G – UK premiere)

    Performer: Robert Levin.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Tornami a vagheggiar (Alcina)

    Singer: Danielle de Niese. Orchestra: Les Arts Florissants. Conductor: William Christie.
    • Danielle de Niese Handel Arias Les Arts Florissants William Christie.
    • Decca.
    • 3.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Sonata fragment in G minor, K. 312

    Performer: Robert Levin.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Sonata fragment in B flat major, K. 400

    Performer: Robert Levin.


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