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James Jolly

This week James Jolly's selection of music continues the current theme of British concert overtures, and the Sunday cycle of Bartok's piano music reaches his Sonata SZ 80.

2 hours, 57 minutes

Last on

Sun 16 Aug 2015 09:00

Music Played

  • William Vincent Wallace

    Lurline Overture

    Orchestra: Victorian Opera Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Bonynge.
    • Wallace: Lurline.
    • Naxos.
  • Elena Kats‐Chernin

    Wild Swans Suite

    Performer: Daniel Hope. Performer: Jacques Ammon.
    • Daniel Hope: Spheres.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Samson et Dalila – Mon coeur s'ouvre a ta voix

    Singer: Olga Borodina. Orchestra: Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera. Conductor: Carlo Rizzi.
    • Divos and Divas.
    • Decca.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Sonata No 6, Op 10 No 2

    Performer: Claudio Arrau.
    • Beethoven: Complete Piano Sonatas & Concertos.
    • Philips.
  • Domenico Dall’Oglio

    Prologue to 'La Clemenza di Tito'

    Singer: Cecilia Bartoli. Orchestra: I Barocchisti. Conductor: Diego Fasolis.
    • Cecilia Bartoli: St Petersburg.
    • Decca.
  • Arcangelo Corelli

    Violin Sonata in D minor, Op 5 No 12, 'La folia'

    Performer: Michala Petri. Performer: Mahan Esfahani.
    • Corelli: La follia.
    • OUR Recordings.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    La Forza del destino - Sinfonia

    Orchestra: Mariinsky Orchestra. Conductor: Valery Gergiev.
    • Verdi: La Froza del Destino.
    • Philips.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Eugene Onegin - Gremin's Aria

    Singer: Paata Burchuladze. Orchestra: Staatskapelle Dresden. Conductor: James Levine.
    • Tchaikovsky: Eugen Onegin.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    The Snow Maiden Suite

    Orchestra: Russian National Orchestra. Conductor: Mikhail Pletnev.
    • Rimsky-Korsakov: Orchestral Suites.
    • Pentatone Classics.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    String Quartet No 1

    Ensemble: Beethoven Quartet.
    • Shostakovich: 15 String Quartets.
    • Doremi.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    War and Peace - Chuda, kak harasha ana

    Singer: Anna Netrebko. Orchestra: Mariinsky Orchestra. Conductor: Valery Gergiev.
    • Anna Netrebko: Russian Album.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Alexander Scriabin

    Poemes, Op 69 Nos 1 & 2

    Performer: Grigory Sokolov.
    • Sokolov: The Salburg Recital.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Romeo and Juliet Suite No 2 - Romeo at Juliet’s Grave

    Orchestra: Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Yevgeny Mravinsky.
    • Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet Suite No 2, etc..
    • Russian Disc.
  • Béla Bartók

    Piano Sonata

    Performer: Peter Donohoe.
    • Peter Donohoe: Sonatas by Liszt, Berg & Bartok.
    • EMI.
  • Albert Roussel

    Le Marchand de sable qui passe Op 13

    Orchestra: Royal Scottish National Orchestra. Conductor: Stéphane Denève.
    • Naxos.
  • Benjamin Britten

    The Rainbow

    Performer: Andrew Plant. Singer: Andrew Swait. Singer: James Bowman.
    • Songs of Innocence.
    • Signum Classics.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Variations on a Rococo Theme

    Performer: Gautier Capuçon. Orchestra: Mariinsky Orchestra. Conductor: Valery Gergiev.
    • Tchaikovsky: Variations on a rococo theme; Prokofiev: Sinfonia concertante.
    • Virgin Classics.
  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    Snow Maiden: Scene and Aria from Prologue

    Singer: Anna Netrebko. Orchestra: Mariinsky Orchestra. Conductor: Valery Gergiev.
    • Russian Album.
    • DG.
    • 5.

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