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Classical music related to memory

Jamie MacDougall presents a special programme on the theme of memory including a look at Scottish Opera's 'Memory Spinner' project.

1 hour, 55 minutes

Music Played

  • Bob Chilcott

    Remember Me

    Performer: Wroclaw Philharmonic Choir. Conductor: Bob Chilcott.
  • Clara Schumann

    Romance in B major Op 5 no 3

    Performer: Imogen Cooper.
  • Gilbert and Sullivan

    The Mikado, Overture

    Performer: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring

    Performer: Katia & Marielle Labèque.
  • Aaron Copland

    Appalachian Spring

    Performer: Aurora Orchestra. Conductor: Nicholas Collon.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    String Quartet No 12 in f major Op 96 ‘American’

    Performer: Pavel Haas Quartet.
  • Frederick Loewe

    I Remember It Well

    Lyricist: Alan Jay Lerner. Performer: Maurice Chevalier and Hermione Gingold, MGM Studio Orchestra. Conductor: André Previn.
  • Kurt Weill

    Tchaikovsky and other Russians

    Performer: Danny Kaye.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Silent Worship

    Performer: Jamie MacDOugall and Michael Barnett.
  • César Franck

    Sonata for violin and piano in A major arranged for cello, 4th mvt

    Performer: Julian Steckel and Paul Rivinius.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Symphony No.2, 3rd mvt.

    Performer: Hallé. Conductor: Sir Mark Elder.
  • Richard Rodgers

    My Funny Valentine in Memorium Chet Baker

    Music Arranger: Thomas Stevens. Performer: Hakan Hardenberger, Academy of Saint Martin in the Fields.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Quartet in F major Op.135 for strings, 1st mvt.

    Performer: Zehetmair Quartett.
  • Arvo Pärt

    Cantus In Memory of Benjamin Britten

    Performer: Bournemouth Sinfonietta. Conductor: Richard Studt.
  • Gregorio Allegri

    Miserere Mei, Deus

    Performer: Tenebrae.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Piano Concerto in A minor Op 16

    Performer: Joseph Moog, German Radio Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Nicholas Milton.
  • Michiru Oshima


    Performer: Hilary Hahn and Cory Smythe.
  • Claude Debussy

    Green from Ariettes Oubliees

    Performer: Lisa Milne and Malcolm Martineau.
  • Edward Elgar

    Rosemary, That's for Remembrance

    Performer: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: John Wilson.
  • Hamish MacCunn

    Highland Memories

    Performer: Royal Ballet Sinfonia. Conductor: John Wilson.


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