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RSNO chief executive Krishna Thiagarajan takes Jamie MacDougall on a tour of the new RSNO centre, plus conductor Martyn Brabbins looks at the work of composer Cecil Coles.

RSNO chief, Krishna Thiagarajan, takes Jamie on a tour of the new RSNO centre and conductor Martyn Brabbins looks at the war-time work of Scottish composer Cecil Coles ahead of the BBC SSO concert that will feature the music of Coles, Butterworth and Elgar. Also, leading 'Tartan Noir' novelist, Quintin Jardine, selects this week's 'My Music' and Nicola Benedetti digs up 10 fascinating facts about Verdi's Requiem.

2 hours

Last on

Sun 15 Nov 2015 21:00

Music Played

  • Joaquín Rodrigo

    Fantasia para un gentilhombre for guitar and orchestra: Danza de las hachas

    Performer: Miloš Karadaglić. Conductor: Yannick Nézet‐Séguin. Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach


    Performer: Dunedin Consort. Conductor: John Butt.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony No.59 in A major ‘The Fire Symphony’, Finale: Allegro

    Performer: Royal Northern Sinfonia. Conductor: Rebecca Miller.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Midsummer Nights Dream - Notturno

    Performer: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Rafael Kubelík.
  • Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber

    Rosary Sonatas, The Visitation

    Performer: Rachel Podger.
  • Aram Khachaturian

    Masquerade - suite: Waltz (Tempo di valse)

    Performer: Royal Scottish National Orchestra. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
  • Julius Fucik

    Entry of the Gladiators

    Performer: Royal Scottish National Orchestra. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Symphony no. 3 (Op.78) in C minor "Organ symphony", 2nd mvt; Finale ...

    Performer: Ulster Orchestra. Conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier. Performer: Gillian Weir.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Egmont Op84

    Performer: BBC SSO. Conductor: Donald Runnicles.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Mozart: IL Re Pastore (K.208), Overtura

    Performer: The Orchestra of Classical Opera. Conductor: Ian Page.
  • Teresa Carreño

    Intermezzo Scherzoso op.34

    Performer: Alexandra Oehler.
  • Thea Musgrave

    Four madrigals - Tangled I was in love's snare

    Performer: Florilegium Chamber Choir. Conductor: JoAnn Rice.
  • Paul Mealor

    Four Madrigals on Rose texts, Now Sleeps the Crimson Petal - Upon a bank with roses

    Performer: Tenebrae. Conductor: Nigel Short.
  • Hans Gál

    Improvisations, Variations and Finale on a theme by Mozart: Finale

    Performer: Edinburgh Quartet.
  • Modest Mussorgsky

    Pictures at an Exhibition, Promenade

    Performer: Alessio Bax.
  • Alexander Scriabin

    Scriabin: Prelude for left hand alone, Op.9, No.1

    Performer: Alessio Bax.
  • Cecil Coles

    From The Scottish Highlands, Prelude Presto scherzoso - allegro maestoso

  • Cecil Coles

    Behind the Lines, Cortege

  • Edward Elgar

    Enigma Variations, Nimrod

    Performer: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis.
  • Paul Dukas

    Villanelle for horn and piano

    Performer: Peter Damm. Performer: Peter Rösel.


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