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Sarah Walker's choice of music includes Prokofiev's first piano concerto, a Gluck symphony and pastoral music from Dvorak.

Sarah Walker's choice of music today includes Prokofiev's first piano concerto, a Gluck symphony and pastoral music from Dvorak. There are also some violin fireworks in music by Paganini and some reflective chamber music in the form of Debussy's Sonata for Flute, Viola and Harp. This week's Sunday Escape is the Adagio from Schubert's String Quintet in C, D956.

2 hours, 58 minutes

Last on

Sun 22 Oct 2017 09:00

Music Played

  • Franz Schubert

    Impromptu D. 899 no. 2 in E flat

    Performer: Mitsuko Uchida.
    • Shubert: Impromptus.
    • Philips.
    • 2.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    In Nature's Realm, op. 91

    Orchestra: Czech Philharmonic. Conductor: Karel Ančerl.
    • Dvorak Overtures.
    • Supraphon.
    • 1.
  • John Johnson


    Performer: Jakob Lindberg. Performer: Paul O’Dette.
    • English Lute Duets.
    • BIS.
    • 16.
  • Christoph Willibald Gluck

    Symphony in A "Regensburger"

    Orchestra: L’Orfeo Barockorchester. Conductor: Michi Gaigg.
    • Gluck: Symphonies.
    • CPO.
    • 6.
  • Heinrich Baermann


    Performer: Michael Collins. Performer: Michael McHale.
    • THe Lyrical Clarinet.
    • Chandos.
    • 7.
  • Gaetano Donizetti

    La Fille de Regiment - Overture

    Conductor: Richard Bonynge. Orchestra: Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden.
    • Donizetti: La Fille Du Regiment.
    • Decca.
    • 1.
  • Giacomo Puccini

    Senza Mamma

    Singer: Renata Tebaldi. Orchestra: Orchestra del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino. Choir: Coro del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino. Conductor: Lamberto Gardelli.
    • Puccini: Il Trittico.
    • Decca.
    • 010.
  • Raphaella Aleotti

    Secondo Libro Di Mottetti: Lauda Syon

    Ensemble: Capella Artemisa.
    • Monache di San Vito.
    • Tactus.
    • 11.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Jazz Suite no. 2 VI. Waltz no. 2

    Orchestra: Russian State Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Dmitry Yablonsky.
    • Jazz Suites Nos 1 & 2 etc..
    • Naxos.
    • 14.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Piano Concerto no. 1, op. 10

    Performer: Evgeny Kissin. Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Prokofiev: Klavierkonzerte No. 1 & 3.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 1.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Chaconne (Dardanus, 1739)

    Performer: Pierre Hantaï. Performer: Skip Sempé.
    • Symphonies for 2 Harpsichords.
    • Mirare.
    • 9.
  • Claude Debussy

    Sonata for flute, viola and harp

    Performer: Juliet Hurel. Performer: Christine Icart. Performer: Arnaud Thorette.
    • Impressions Françaises.
    • ZigZag.
    • 10.
  • Nicolò Paganini

    Violin Concerto No. 1 in D Major, Op. 6: III. Rondo: Allegro spirituoso

    Performer: Alexandra Soumm. Orchestra: Rheinland-Pfalz State Philharmonic. Conductor: Georg Mark.
    • Bruch & Paganini: Violin Concertos No.1.
    • Claves.
    • 6.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Violin Partita No. 2 in D Minor, BWV 1004: IV. Giga

    Performer: Julia Fischer.
    • J.S.Bach Sonata and Partitas.
    • Pentatone.
    • 4.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Nulla in mundo pax sincera

    Singer: Elin Manahan Thomas. Orchestra: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • Eternal Light.
    • Heliodor.
    • 3.
  • Franz Schubert

    String Quintet in C, D956: Adagio

    Performer: Miklós Perényi. Ensemble: Takács Quartet.
    • Shubert: String Quartet D956, etc..
    • Decca.
    • 2.
  • Judith Weir

    Ascending into Heaven

    Performer: Matthew Jorysz. Choir: Choir of Clare College, Cambridge. Conductor: Graham Ross.
    • Ascendit Deus: Music for Ascensiontide & Pentecost.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 10.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    Victoria and Merrie England; 1 Introduction Britannia Asleep. 2 March of the Druids. 3 Rites of the Mistletoe Britannia awakes

    Ensemble: RTÉ Sinfonietta. Conductor: Andrew Penny.
    • Victoria & Merrie England.
    • Marco Polo.
    • 1.
  • Max Richter

    She Remembers

    Performer: Angèle Dubeau. Ensemble: La Pieta.
    • Analekta.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Under strandens granar, op.13 No.1

    Singer: Anne Sofie von Otter. Orchestra: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Hannu Lintu.
    • Sibelius - Tapiola, En Saga, 8 Songs.
    • Ondine.
    • 001.
  • Martin Shaw

    Hills of the North

    Music Arranger: J.G Cullen. Choir: Huddersfield Choral Society. Conductor: Joseph Cullen.
    • The Hymns Album.
    • Signum.
    • 13.


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