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BBC Proms 2015: Sir Andras Schiff performs Bach's Goldberg Variations

Jonathan Swain presents a performance from the 2015 BBC Proms of Bach's 'Goldberg' Variations, with Sir Andras Schiff at the piano.

Jonathan Swain presents a performance from the 2015 BBC Proms of Bach's 'Goldberg' Variations performed by Sir András Schiff.

12:31 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750)
Goldberg Variations, BWV.988
Sir András Schiff (piano)

1:46 AM
Goldberg, Johann Gottlieb (1727-1756)
Sonata in C minor for 2 Violins, Viola and Continuo
Musica Alta Ripa

1:59 AM
Kirnberger, Johann Philipp (1721-1783)
Cantata 'An den Flüssen Babylons'
Johannes Happel (bass), Balthasar-Neumann-Chor, Balthasar-Neumann-Ensemble, Detlef Bratschke (conductor)

2:11 AM
Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750)
Partita for solo violin No.3 in E major, BWV.1006
Sigiswald Kuijken (violin - Giovanni Grancino, Milano c. 1700)

2:31 AM
Strauss, Richard [1864-1949]
Eine Alpensinfonie Op.64
Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra, Antoni Wit (conductor)

3:25 AM
Koehne, Graeme (b.1956)
To His servant, Bach, God grants a final glimpse: The Morning Star
Guitar Trek

3:29 AM
Offenbach, Jacques (1819-1880)
Les Larmes de Jacqueline
Hee-Song Song (cello), Myung-Seon Kye (piano)

3:36 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
Aria: "Il mio tesoro intanto" - from 'Don Giovanni'
Michael Schade (tenor), Canadian Opera Company Orchestra, Richard Bradshaw (conductor)

3:41 AM
Vivaldi, Antonio [1678-1741]
Bassoon Concerto in E minor RV.484
Aleksander Radosavljevic (bassoon), Slovenian Radio and Television Symphony Orchestra, Günter Pichler (conductor)

3:53 AM
Chopin, Fryderyk (1810-1849)
Four Mazurkas
Ashley Wass (piano)

4:03 AM
Cavalli, Francesco (1602-1676)
Dixit Dominus à 8 - from 'Musiche sacre concernenti messa, e salmi concertati con istromenti, imni, antifone et sonate' (Venice 1656)
Balthasar-Neumann-Chor, Balthasar-Neumann-Ensemble, Thomas Hengelbrock (conductor)

4:14 AM
De Vocht, Lodewijk [1887-1977]
Towards a Higher Light, symphonic poem with cello solo
Luc Tooten (cello), Vlaams Radio Orkest, Jan Latham-Koenig (conductor)

4:22 AM
Saint-Saëns, Camille (1835-1921)
Dalila's aria: 'Mon coeur s'ouvre' (from 'Samson et Dalila', Act 2 Scene 3)
Helja Angervo (mezzo-soprano), Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Ulf Söderblom (conductor)

4:31 AM
Bacewicz, Grazyna (1909-1969)
Concert Oberek
Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Jan Krenz (conductor)

4:33 AM
Lipinski, Karol Józef (1790-1861)
Rondo alla Polacca in E major (Op.13)
Albrecht Breuninger (violin), Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Wojiech Rajski (conductor)

4:48 AM
Mendelssohn, Felix (1809-1847)
Rondo capriccioso for piano in E major/minor (Op.14)
Sook-Hyun Cho (piano)

4:55 AM
Handel, Georg Frideric (1685-1759)
Sonata (HWV.357) in B flat major for oboe and continuo
Louise Pellerin (oboe), Dom André Laberge (organ - 1999 Karl Wilhelm at the abbey church Saint-Benoît-du-Lac, Québec, Canada)

5:01 AM
Anonymous (C.18th)
Motet: In deliquio amoris for soprano, strings and continuo
Claire Lefilliâtre (soprano), Currende, Erik van Nevel (conductor)

5:15 AM
Haydn, (Franz) Joseph (1732-1809)
Symphony No.68 in B flat major
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Stefan Solyom (conductor)

5:37 AM
Liszt, Franz (1811-1886)
Transcendental study No.11 in D flat major 'Harmonies du soir' - from Etudes d'execution transcendante for piano (S.139)
Jenö Jandó (piano)

5:47 AM
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus [1756-1791]
Concerto for clarinet and orchestra (K.622) in A major, arr. viola
Ryszard Groblewski (viola), Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Lukasz Borowicz (conductor)

6:13 AM
Dutilleux, Henri (b.1916)
Sonatine
Duo Nanashi: Line Møller (flute); Aya Sakou (piano)

6:22 AM
Henderson, Ruth Watson (b.1932)
Magnificat
Kimberley Briggs (soprano), The Elmer Iseler Singers, Matthew Larkin (organ), Lydia Adams (conductor).

6 hours

Music Played

  • Darius Milhaud

    "La Cheminée du Roi René" (excerpt from Madrigal-Nocturne)

    Ensemble: BBC Concert Orchestra.
    • GBBBC.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Goldberg Variations, BWV.988

    Performer: Sir András Schiff.
  • Johann Gottlieb Goldberg

    Sonata in C minor for 2 violins and viola

    Performer: Bernward Lohr. Performer: Anne Röhrig. Performer: Ursula Bundies. Performer: Klaus Bundies. Performer: Albert Brüggen. Performer: Hans Koch. Ensemble: Musica Alta Ripa.
    • DEWDR.
  • Johann Philipp Kirnberger

    Cantata, 'An den Flussen Babylons'

    Singer: Johannes Happel. Choir: Balthasar-Neumann-Chor. Ensemble: Balthasar-Neumann-Ensemble. Conductor: Detlef Bratschke.
    • ATORF.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Partita for solo violin No.3 in E major, BWV.1006

    Performer: Sigiswald Kuijken.
    • DEWDR.
  • Richard Strauss

    Eine Alpensinfonie Op.64

    Orchestra: Orkiestra Symfoniczna Filharmonii Narodowej. Conductor: Antoni Wit.
  • Graeme Koehne

    To His servant, Bach, God Grants a Final Glimpse: The Morning Star

    Ensemble: Guitar Trek.
  • Jacques Offenbach

    Les Larmes de Jacqueline

    Performer: Hee-Song Song. Performer: Myung-Seon Kye.
    • KRKBS.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Aria: Il mio tesoro intanto - from Don Giovanni [Don Ottavio in Act II, Scene X]

    Singer: Michael Schade. Orchestra: Canadian Opera Company Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Bradshaw.
    • CACBC.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Bassoon Concerto in E minor RV 484

    Performer: Aleksander Radosavljevic. Orchestra: Simfonični orkester RTV Slovenija. Conductor: Günter Pichler.
    • SIRTVS.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Four Mazurkas

    Performer: Ashley Wass.
    • GBBBC.
  • Francesco Cavalli

    Dixit Dominus a 8 - from "Musiche sacre concernenti messa" (Venice 1656)

    Choir: Balthasar-Neumann-Chor. Ensemble: Balthasar-Neumann-Ensemble. Conductor: Thomas Hengelbrock.
    • ATORF.
  • Lodewijk De Vocht

    Naar Hoger Licht (Towards a Higher Light), symphonic poem with cello solo (1933)

    Performer: Luc Tooten. Orchestra: Flemish Radio Orchestra. Conductor: Jan Latham-Koenig.
    • BEVRT.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Dalila's aria: 'Mon coeur s'ouvre' (from "Samson et Dalila", Act 2 Scene 3)

    Singer: Heljä Angervo. Orchestra: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Ulf Söderblom.
    • FIYLE.
  • Grażyna Bacewicz

    Concert Oberek [1949]

    Orchestra: Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jan Krenz.
    • PLPR.
  • Karol Józef Lipinski

    Rondo alla Polacca in E major, Op 13 (C.1820-24)

    Performer: Albrecht Breuninger. Orchestra: Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Wojciech Rajski.
    • PLPR.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Rondo capriccioso in E major/minor, Op 14

    Performer: Sook-Hyun Cho.
    • KRKBS.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Sonata (HWV.357) in B flat major ed. Dart for oboe and continuo

    Performer: Louise Pellerin. Performer: Dom André Laberge.
  • Anonymous

    Motet: In deliquio amoris

    Ensemble: Currende. Director: Erik Van Nevel.
    • BEVRT.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony No.68 in B flat major

    Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Stefan Solyom.
  • Franz Liszt

    Transcendental study No 11 in D flat major

    Performer: Jenő Jandó.
    • HUMR.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Concerto for clarinet and orchestra (K.622) in A major, arr. viola

    Performer: Ryszard Grobewski. Orchestra: Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Lukasz Borowicz.
    • PLPR.
  • Henri Dutilleux

    Sonatine for flute and piano

    Ensemble: Duo Nanashi.
  • Ruth Watson Henderson

    Magnificat [2002]

    Performer: Matthew Larkin. Singer: Kimberley Briggs. Choir: Elmer Iseler Singers. Conductor: Lydia Adams.
    • CACBC.

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