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The lost songs of St Kilda and Scottish Opera's Elixir of Love

Jamie MacDougall talks to Scottish Opera soprano Ellie Laugharne about The Elixir of Love, plus Sir James MacMillan and Craig Armstrong discuss The Lost Songs of St Kilda.

Jamie MacDougall talks to Scottish Opera soprano Ellie Laugharne about Donizetti's The Elixir of Love and composers Sir James MacMillan and Craig Armstrong on creating music for 'The Lost Songs of St Kilda' album. Plus, Jamie's pick of the great concerts happening around Scotland and exclusive BBC recordings from the Edinburgh International Festival.

1 hour, 55 minutes

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Sun 18 Sep 2016 21:00

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Music Played

  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    The Second Jazz Waltz from Jazz Suite No.2

    Performer: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Sonata No. 1 BWV.1001, 4th mvt. arranged for mandolin

    Performer: Chris Thile.
  • Gaetano Donizetti

    Quanto e bella, quanto e cara from L' Elisir d'amore

    Performer: Joseph Calleja (tenor), Giuseppe Verdi Orchestra of Milan. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
  • Gaetano Donizetti

    Prendi, per me sei libero from L' Elisir d'amore

    Performer: Lucia Popp, Muncher Rundfunk Orchester. Conductor: Heinz Wallberg.
  • Domenico Cimarosa

    Concerto for Clarinet and Strings, 4th mvt

    Performer: Andreas Ottensamer (clarinet), Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Yannick Nézet‐Séguin.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini (extract)

    Performer: Boris Beresovky, The Orchestra of The Academy Of Santa Cecilia. Conductor: Sir Antonio Pappano.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Var.XVIII

    Performer: Boris Beresovky, The Orchestra of The Academy Of Santa Cecilia. Conductor: Sir Antonio Pappano.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony 42, 4th mvt.

    Conductor: Giovanni Antonini.
  • Joanne Metcalf

    Il nome del bel fior, Maria 1

    Performer: Gothic Voices.
  • John Dunstable

    Ave Maris Stella

    Performer: Gothic Voices.
  • Anton Bruckner

    Symphony No. 9, 2nd mvt, Scherzo

    Performer: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Christoph von Dohnányi.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Les Paladins, Air Très Gay

    Performer: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment. Conductor: Gustav Leonhardt.
  • Trevor Morrison

    Hirta

  • Trevor Morrison

    Hirta

  • Craig Armstrong

    Stac Lee - Dusk

    Performer: Scottish Festival Orchestra. Conductor: James MacMillan.
  • Trevor Morrison

    Hirta

  • Evelyn Glennie

    Light in Darkness

    Performer: Evelyn Glennie (marimba).
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Orpheus Weeps for Eurydice

    Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Vladimir Jurowski.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Cujus Animam from Stabat Mater

    Performer: Andrea Bocelli, The Orchestra of The Academy Of Santa Cecilia. Conductor: Myung-Whun Chung.
  • Claude Debussy

    La Mer

    Performer: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Matthais Pinscher.
  • Jerome Kern and Oscar Hammerstein II

    The Folks that live on the Hill

    Performer: Clare Teal, Halle Orchestra. Conductor: Stephen Bell.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Quintet for clarinet and strings K.581 in A major, 2nd mvt.

    Performer: Andrew Marriner (clarinet), Chilingirian Quartet.
  • Bohuslav Martinu

    Symphony No.1, 3rd mvt.

    Performer: Royal Scottish National Orchestra. Conductor: Bryden Thomson.

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