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James Jolly

In addition to playing the full version of Martinu's 6th Symphony, this week's Building a Library choice, James Jolly plays music across the centuries from Albinoni and Handel to Lepo Sumera, and explores music on the theme of exile.

2 hours, 57 minutes

Last on

Sun 8 May 2016 09:00

Music Played

  • Dmitri Kabalevsky

    Colas Breugnon, Op 24 - Overture

    Orchestra: Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Fritz Reiner.
    • Mussogorsky: Pictures at an Exhibition, Etc.
    • RCA.
    • 020.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Ballade No 4 in F Minor, Op 52

    Performer: Arthur Rubinstein.
    • Chopin: Ballades & Scherzos.
    • RCS.
    • 004.
  • Donald Grant

    Lament for Mulroy

    Ensemble: Elias String Quartet.
    • String Quartets by Haydn & Schumann / Elias String Quartet.
    • Wigmore Hall.
    • 010.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Peter Grimes - Act 3, Embroidery in Childhood

    Singer: Heather Harper. Orchestra: Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. Conductor: Colin Davis.
    • Britten: Peter Grimes Vickers/Harper/Royal Opera Orch/Davis.
    • Phillips.
    • 016.
  • Bohuslav Martinu

    Symphony No 6, 'Fantaisies Symphoniques'

    Orchestra: BBC S O.. Conductor: Jiří Bělohlávek.
    • Marinu: The 6 Symphonies / Belohlavek.
    • Onyx.
    • 004.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Nabucco - Act 3, 'Va Pensiero'

    Choir: Ambrosian Singers. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Riccardo Muti.
    • Verdi: Nabucco.
    • EMI.
    • 010.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Super Flumina Babylonis

    Orchestra: Choeurs et Orchestre de Paris. Conductor: Paavo Järvi.
  • Charles-Valentin Alkan

    Psalm 137, Super Flumina Babylonis

    Performer: Marc-André Hamelin.
    • Alkan: Piano Works.
    • Hyperion.
    • 007.
  • Franz Liszt

    Psalm 137, An der Wasser zu Babylon

    Singer: Katja Pieweck. Ensemble: Kammerchor Michaelstein. Conductor: Hans-Joachim Lustig.
    • Sacred Choral Music.
    • Carus.
    • 001.
  • Erich Wolfgang Korngold

    Violin Concerto

    Performer: Jascha Heifetz. Orchestra: Los Angeles Philharmonic. Conductor: Alfred Wallenstein.
    • Jascha Heifetz: Works by Korngold, Rozsa & Waxman.
    • RCA.
    • 001.
  • Johann Pachelbel

    Canon and Gigue

    Choir: Taverner Players. Conductor: Andrew Parrott.
    • Tavernor Players/Parrott: Works by Handel, Purcell, Bach and Pachelbel.
    • EMI.
    • 010.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Giulio Cesare - Da Tempeste il Legno

    Singer: María Bayo. Orchestra: Capriccio Stravagante. Conductor: Skip Sempé.
    • Handel: Arias.
    • Astree.
    • 001.
  • Lepo Sumera

    Concerto Por Voci E Strumentali

    Choir: Eesti Filharmoonia Kammerkoor. Orchestra: Tallin Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Tõnu Kaljuste.
    • Mushroom Cantata & Other Choral Works.
    • BIS.
    • 001.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Scherzo No. 3 in C sharp Minor Op 39

    Performer: Arthur Rubinstein.
    • The Chopin Collection.
    • RCA Red Seal.
    • 007.
  • Frank Bridge

    The Sea

    Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Charles Groves.
    • Sea.
    • EMI.
    • 001.


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