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Jonathan Swain

Jonathan Swain introduces Poulenc's Oboe Sonata, featuring soloist Francois Leleux, and Martinu's Cello Concerto No 1. Plus music by Conlon Nancarrow and Elgar's Falstaff, Op 68.

Jonathan Swain features BBC Proms soloist François Leleux in Poulenc's Oboe Sonata, and complements the cello season at the Royal Albert Hall with Martinu's First Cello Concerto. The American season explores the music of Conlon Nancarrow, and the week's British work is Elgar's Falstaff Symphonic Study, Op 68.

2 hours, 27 minutes

Last on

Sun 31 Jul 2016 09:00

Music Played

  • Conlon Nancarrow

    Toccata

    Ensemble: Ensemble Modern.
    • Nancarrow: Studies.
    • RCA.
    • 13.
  • Giovanni Gabrieli

    In Ecclesiis (a 14), C78

    Choir: Choir of King’s College, Cambridge. Choir: Choir of King’s College, Cambridge. Ensemble: His Majestys Sagbutts and Cornetts. Conductor: Stephen Cleobury.
    • 1615 Gabrieli in Venice.
    • Choir of King's College Cambridge.
    • 1.
  • Bohuslav Martinu

    Cello Concerto No.1

    Performer: Christian Poltéra. Orchestra: Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Thomas Dausgaard.
    • Dvorak & Martinu: Cello Concertos.
    • BIS.
    • 001.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Sonata for Oboe and Piano

    Performer: François Leleux. Performer: Emmanuel Strosser.
    • Britten/Poulenc.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 1.
  • Edward Elgar

    Falstaff Symphonic Study Op.68

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Georg Solti.
    • Elgar: Enigma Variations, Falstaff.
    • London.
    • 16.
  • Henri Dutilleux

    Sonata

    Performer: John Ogdon.
    • Ogdon: Works by Ducas, Dutilleux & Schmitt.
    • EMI.
    • 1.
  • Samuel Barber

    Give me my Robe (Anthony and Cleopatra)

    Singer: Leontyne Price. Orchestra: New York Philharmonic. Conductor: Thomas Schippers. Conductor: Thomas Schippers.
    • Barber: Songs.
    • RCA.
    • 17.
  • Conlon Nancarrow

    Study for Player Piano No. 3a

    Performer: Customized 1927 Ampico Reproducing Piano (rec. 1988).
    • Conlon Nancarrow: Studies for Player Piano.
    • WERGO.
    • 1.
  • Conlon Nancarrow

    Study for Player Piano No. 3d

    Performer: Helena Bugallo. Performer: Amy Williams.
    • Various: Piano Works.
    • WERGO.
    • 6.
  • Conlon Nancarrow

    Study for Player Piano No.40b

    Performer: Customized 1927 Ampico Reproducing Piano (rec. 1988).
    • Conlon Nancarrow: Studies for Player Piano.
    • WERGO.
    • 13.

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