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Friday - Ian Skelly

Ian Skelly presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring listener requests.


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Fantaisie-tableaux, Op.5 (Barcarolle)

    Performer: André Previn. Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy.
    • Rachmaninov: Suites 1&2: Ashkenazy/Previn.
    • Decca.
    • 1.
  • Gustav Holst

    Suite de ballet in E flat major, Op 10 (Valse)

    Orchestra: Royal Northern Sinfonia. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Holst: The Wandering Scholar etc. Northern Sinfonia/Hickox.
    • Chandos.
    • 2.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Pavane pour une infante défunte

    Orchestra: Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Yannick Nézet‐Séguin.
    • BIS.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Cantata no. 41 (BWV.41) : Jesu, nun sei gepreiset (opening chorus)

    Choir: Bach Collegium Japan. Orchestra: Bach Collegium Japan. Conductor: Masaaki Suzuki.
    • J.S. Bach: Cantatas 33: Bach Collegium Japan/Suzuki.
    • BIS.
    • 1.
  • Ferde Grofé

    Sunrise (Grand Canyon Suite)

    Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Enrique Bátiz.
    • EMI.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto for violin and orchestra (RV.303) in G major

    Performer: Giuliano Carmignola. Performer: Andrea Marcon. Orchestra: Venice Baroque Orchestra. Conductor: Andrea Marcon.
    • Vivaldi: Concertos - Carmignola/Venice Baroque Orchestra/Marcon.
    • Deutsche Grammaphon.
    • 13.
  • Paul Jeanjean

    Clair matin

    Performer: Julian Bliss. Performer: Julien Quentin.
    • Music for Clarinet and Piano: Bliss/Quentin.
    • EMI.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Valse-Caprice, Op 76, 'Wedding Cake'

    Performer: Louis Lortie. Orchestra: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • Saint-Saëns: Cello Concertos Nos. 1 & 2.
    • Chandos.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    The springtime of the year (Five English Folk Songs)

    Choir: The Cambridge Singers. Director: John Rutter.
    • The Lark in the Clear Air.
    • Collegium.
    • 6.
  • Reinhard Keiser

    Croesus: Sinfonia

    Orchestra: Academy for Ancient Music Berlin. Conductor: René Jacobs.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Suite for Jazz Band No 1

    Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • Shostakovich: The Jazz Album - Brautigam, Masseurs.
    • Decca.
    • 1.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Art of Fugue - Contrapunctus 9

    Ensemble: Phantasm.
    • SIMAX.
    • 9.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Il ritorno di Tobia (Overture)

    Orchestra: Vienna Haydn Sinfonietta. Conductor: Manfred Huss.
    • BIS.
  • Franz Danzi

    Quintet for wind (Op.68`1) in A major, 4th movement; Polacca

    Ensemble: Michael Thompson Wind Quintet.
    • Danzi: Wind Quintet Op.68: Michael Thompson Wind Quintet.
    • Naxos.
    • 4.
  • Olivier Messiaen

    Joie du sang des étoiles (Turangalîla-Symphonie)

    Performer: Steven Osborne. Performer: Cynthia Millar. Orchestra: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Juanjo Mena.
    • Messiaen: Turangalila Symphonie: Osborne/Millar/Bergen Philharmonic Orch/Mena.
    • Hyperion.
    • 5.
  • Giacomo Puccini

    Manon Lescaut - Intermezzo Act III

    Orchestra: Radio‐Symphonieorchester Wien. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • Famous Italian Overtures - Chailly.
    • Decca.
    • 6.
  • Ermanno Wolf‐Ferrari

    Intermezzo from I gioielli della Madonna

    Orchestra: The Philadelphia Orchestra. Conductor: Eugene Ormandy.
    • Opear Overtures & Incidental Music.
    • Sony Classical.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Benedictus from the Mass in G major

    Choir: Tenebrae. Conductor: Nigel Short.
    • Figure Humaine: Choral Works by Francis Poulenc.
    • Signum.
    • 4.
  • Cécile Louise Chaminade

    Carnival Waltz, Op.73

    Performer: Bengt Forsberg. Performer: Peter Jablonski.
    • DG.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Symphony no.4 Finale

    Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Bernard Haitink.
    • Tchaikovsky: The Symphonies: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra/Haitink.
    • Philips.
    • 4.


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