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James Jolly with a selection of music, including Dvorak's Symphonic Variations. The neglected classic is Gounod's Petite Symphonie for wind instruments.

Looking ahead to this week's BBC Proms with Dvorak's 8th Symphony and Violin Concerto to come, James Jolly includes another major work by the composer, his Symphonic Variations. And in symphonic vein, the week's neglected classic is Gounod's Petite Symphonie for wind instruments. This Sunday's young artist is violinist Ji Young Lim, and there's also orchestral music from Mahler, Brahms and Rubbra and chamber music by Schubert.

2 hours, 57 minutes

Last on

Sun 3 Sep 2017 09:00

Music Played

  • Ruggero Leoncavallo


    Singer: Luciano Pavarotti. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Piero Gamba.
    • Luciano Pavarotti - Mattinata.
    • Decca.
    • 13.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Harpsichord Concerto No 2 in E, BWV1053

    Performer: Xuefei Yang. Ensemble: Elias String Quartet.
    • Sojourn: The Best of Xuefei Yang.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 2.
  • Tomaso Antonio Vitali


    Performer: Ji Young Lim. Performer: Dong-Hyek Lim.
    • Mozart & Beethoven: Violin Sonatas.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 11.
  • David Bednall

    Lux orta est iusto

    Ensemble: The Epiphoni Consort. Conductor: Tim Reader.
    • David Bednall: Sudden Light.
    • Delphian.
    • 1.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Symphonic Variations

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: István Kertész.
    • Symphonic Poems.
    • Decca.
    • 4.
  • Missy Mazzolli

    Dissolve, O my heart

    Performer: Jennifer Koh.
    • Bach & Beyond Part 1.
    • Cedille.
    • 12.
  • Gustav Mahler


    Orchestra: San Francisco Symphony. Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas.
    • Masterpieces in Miniature.
    • SFS Media.
    • 2.
  • Franz Schubert


    Ensemble: Elias Quartet.
    • Elias String Quartet play Haydn & Schumann.
    • Wigmore Hall Live.
    • 1.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Variations and Fugue on a Theme of Handel

    Music Arranger: Edmund Rubbra. Orchestra: The Cleveland Orchestra. Conductor: Vladimir Ashkenazy.
    • Brahms: Symphony No. 4 & Handel Variations & Fugue.
    • Decca.
    • 5.
  • Giacomo Puccini

    La bohème - O Soave Fanciulla

    Singer: Luciano Pavarotti. Singer: Mirella Freni. Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Herbert von Karajan.
    • La Boheme.
    • Decca.
    • 10.
  • Charles‐François Gounod

    Petite Symphonie for Wind Instruments

    Orchestra: Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Christopher Hogwood.
    • Gounod: Symphony No.1 etc.
    • Decca.
    • 5.
  • Franz Schubert

    Der König in Thule

    Singer: Ian Bostridge. Performer: Xuefei Yang.
    • Globe Music.
    • GM0012016.
    • 11.
  • Charles Martin Loeffler

    Quintet in One Movement for Three Violins, Viola and Cello

    Performer: Cora Cooper. Ensemble: Da Vinci Quartet.
    • American Classics - Charles Martin Loeffler.
    • Naxos.
    • 8.
  • Maurice Ravel


    Singer: Régine Crespin. Orchestra: Orchestre de la Suisse Romande. Conductor: Ernest Ansermet.
    • Régine Crespin: Shéhérazade.
    • Decca.
    • 7.


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