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Jonathan Swain

Jonathan Swain introduces a mass by Victoria, a focus on violinist Ray Chen and Spanish music, including Falla and Pons. Plus Holst's Fugal Overture and Tippett's Symphony No 2.

As well as including the full performance of a Mass by Victoria, recommended in yesterday's Building a Library, Jonathan Swain focuses on young violinist Ray Chen and also includes some gems of Spanish music, including Falla's Nights in the Gardens of Spain and José Pons's Symphony in G. The British music season continues with Holst's Fugal Overture and Tippett's Second Symphony.

2 hours, 57 minutes

Last on

Sun 26 Jun 2016 09:00

Music Played

  • Giovanni Gabrieli

    Jubilate Deo a 10

    Ensemble: Gabrieli Consort & Players. Conductor: Paul McCreesh.
    • Music for San Rocco.
    • ARCHIV.
    • 014.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Sonata for Piano and Violin No.22 in A Major K.305

    Performer: Ray Chen. Performer: Christoph Eschenbach.
    • Mozart: Concerto for Violin and Orchestra.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 007.
  • Alberto Ginastera

    Ollantay Op.17

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Juanjo Mena (conductor).
    • Ginasteria: Estancia.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 004.
  • Tomás Luis de Victoria

    Missa Alma Redemptoris Mater

    Ensemble: Ensemble Plus Ultra. Conductor: Michael Noone.
    • Sacred Works.
    • ARCHIV.
    • 003.
  • Manuel de Falla

    Nights in the Garden of Spain

    Performer: Alicia de Larrocha. Orchestra: Orchestre de la Suisse Romande. Conductor: Sergiu Comissiona.
  • anon

    Cantiga de Santa Maria No.100 'Estrella Del Dia

    Ensemble: Ancient Music Group. Director: Eduardo Paniagua.
    • Life of Mary - Cantigas for the Feast of Holy Mary.
    • 001.
  • Alfonso X el Sabio

    Cantiga de Santa Maria No. 100 'Santa Maria, streia do dia'

    Singer: Teresa Berganza.
    • Spanische Lieder.
    • DG.
    • 019.
  • Federico Mompou

    Cancons i Danses - (x) Cantigas de Alfonso X

    Performer: Alicia de Larrocha.
    • Cancons I Danses, ETC.
    • RCA.
    • 010.
  • Josep Pons

    Symphony in G

    Ensemble: Concerto Köln.
    • Spanish Symphonies: Concerto Cologne.
    • 005.
  • Xavier Montsalvatge

    Sonatina para Yvette

    Performer: Alicia de Larrocha.
    • Seranata Andaluza.
    • RCA.
    • 015.
  • Gustav Holst

    A Fugal Overture

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Adrian Boult.
    • Boult Conducts Holst.
    • LYRITA.
    • 001.
  • Jonathan Harvey

    Mortuos Piango, Vivos Voco

    Singer: Dominic Harvey.
    • Tombeau de Messiaen.
    • 002.
  • Charles Villiers Stanford

    The Blue Bird

    Ensemble: Oxford Camerata. Conductor: Jeremy Summerly.
    • English Madrigals and Songs.
    • NAXOS.
    • 016.
  • Michael Tippett

    Symphony No 2

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Colin Davis.
    • Various: Sonata.
    • DECCA.
    • 005.
  • Bedrich Smetana

    Etude in C major "in Praludienform"

    Performer: Jitka Cechova.
    • Supraphon.


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