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The Best of Classics Unwrapped with Jamie MacDougall

Jamie MacDougall presents highlights including Andrea Bocelli, music from the BBC SSO, The Lost Songs of St Kilda, and Debussy and Egypt.

Jamie MacDougall presents the best of Classics Unwrapped including a studio track from a Scottish championship brass band, music from the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, plus contributions from Eddi Reader and Still Game's Gavin Mitchell. Also Music journalist Kate Molleson introduces us to Scottish mezzo soprano Karen Cargill and a special feature on chart topping album, The Lost Songs of St Kilda.

1 hour, 55 minutes

Music Played

  • Karl Jenkins

    Armed Man, Benedictus

    Performer: Polyphony.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    1812 Overture

    Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
  • Dan Price

    Sunrise Over Blue Ridge

    Performer: Cooperative Funeralcare Brass Band. Conductor: Nigel Boddice.
  • Alma Mahler

    Bei dir ist es traut

    Performer: Karen Cargill and Simon Lepper.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Le spectre de la rose from Les nuits d’été

    Performer: Karen Cargill, Scottish Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Robin Ticciati.
  • Leonard Bernstein, Stephen Sondheim


    Performer: Andrea Bocelli.
  • Irving Berlin

    Cheek To Cheek

    Performer: Andrea Bocelli.
  • Giacomo Puccini

    Nessun Dorma

    Performer: Andrea Bocelli.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Symphony in D major 'La finta giardiniera'

    Performer: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Donald Runnicles.
  • Francesco Cilea

    1st Quartet, Opus 18, 1st mvt

    Performer: Maria Callas, Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Tullio Serafin.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    1st Quartet, Opus 18, 1st mvt

    Performer: Galilee Quartet.
  • محمد القصبجي

    Thikrayati (My Memories)

    Performer: Layth Sidiq (Violin), Naseem Alatrash (Cello).
  • Trad.


    Performer: Trevor Morrison.
  • Trad.


    Music Arranger: Sir James MacMillan. Performer: Scottish Festival Orchestra, Trevor Morrison. Conductor: Sir James MacMillan.
  • Craig Armstrong

    Stac Lee - Dusk

    Performer: Scottish Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Sir James MacMillan.
  • Trad.


    Performer: Trevor Morrison.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Theodora, O Love Divine

    Performer: SCO Chorus. Conductor: Gregory Batsleer.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Cello Sonata, 3rd mvt.

    Performer: Alban Gerhardt & Steven Osborne.
  • Benjamin Britten

    First Cello Suite, 1st mvt.

    Performer: Alban Gerhardt.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Violin Concerto, final mvt.

    Performer: Amicus orchestra. Conductor: Jessica Cottis.


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