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Northern Lights: James Jolly

Northern Lights: James Jolly presents music from the north, including Ture Rangstrom's 4th Symphony, plus the week's British concert overture.

2 hours, 57 minutes

Music Played

  • Richard Strauss

    Reisefieber und Walzerscene

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Zubin Mehta.
    • R. Strauss: Symphonic Music From Operas.
    • Sony Classical.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Vado ma dove? O Dei!

    Singer: Elisabeth Schwarzkopf. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: George Szell.
    • Mozart Arias.
    • EMI.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Symphony of Psalms

    Choir: Monteverdi Choir. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • John Eliot Gardiner: Choral Works by Boulanger and Stravinsky.
  • Carlo Gesualdo


    Choir: Berlin Vocal Consort. Conductor: James Woodrow.
    • Gesualdo: Sacrae Cantiones Liber secundus.
  • Tomaso Giovanni Albinoni

    Oboe Concerto in F, Op 7 No 9

    Performer: Sarah Francis. Ensemble: London Harpsichord Ensemble.
    • Albinoni Oboe Concertos.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Daphnis et Chloé Suite No 2 – Lever du jour

    Orchestra: Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Yannick Nézet‐Séguin.
    • Ravel: Ballet and Dance Music.
    • EMI.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Le roi des étoiles (Zvezdoliki)

    Choir: Choeurs de la Radio-Television Francaise. Orchestra: Orchestre national de France. Conductor: Pierre Boulez.
    • Pierre Boulez: Works By Stravinsky, Debussy, Berg and Bartok.
  • Joseph Haydn

    String Quartet in B flat, Op 76 No 4, ‘Sunrise’

    Ensemble: Amadeus Quartet.
    • Haydn: Streichquartette Op. 76.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Samson, Act 1 - Total eclipse

    Singer: Mark Padmore. Orchestra: The English Concert. Conductor: Andrew Manze.
    • As Steals The Morn... George Freferic Handel performed by Mark Padmore.
  • John Luther Adams

    Sky With Four Suns

    Ensemble: Northwestern University Cello Ensemble. Conductor: Hans Jørgen Jensen.
    • The Wind In High Places.
    • Cold Blue Music.
  • Carl Nielsen

    Helios, FS32

    Orchestra: Sønderjyllands Symfoniorkester. Conductor: Niklas Willén.
    • Nielsen: Aladdin Suite, Pan and Syrinx.
    • Naxos.
  • Franz Lehár

    Giuditta - Meine Lippen, sie küssen so heiss

    Singer: Elisabeth Schwarzkopf. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Otto Ackermann.
    • Elizabeth Schwarzkopf Sings Operetta singt Lieder aus Operetten.
    • EMI.
  • Arnold Bax

    Water Music

    Performer: Ashley Wass.
    • Bax: Piano Sonatas Nos. 3 and 4.
    • Naxos.
  • Engelbert Humperdinck


    Performer: Philharmonia Orchestra. Performer: Mackerras, Charles. Singer: Elisabeth Schwarzkopf.
    • EMI.
  • Ture Rangstrom

    Symphony No 4

    Performer: Mark Fahlsjo. Orchestra: Norrköpings Symfoniorkester. Conductor: Mikhail Jurowski.
    • Ture Rangstrom: Symphonies 3 & 4.
    • CPO.
  • Engelbert Humperdinck

    Hänsel und Gretel - ‘Abends, will Ich schlafen gehen’ to end of Dream Pantomime

    Singer: Elisabeth Schwarzkopf. Singer: Elisabeth Grümmer. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra.


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