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Sarah Walker includes familiar and much-loved music by Haydn, Schubert and J S Bach. But she also delves into less familiar territory, including this week's Sunday Escape, which features the work of Zdenek Fibich, plus pieces by Howard Skempton and György Ligeti.

2 hours, 58 minutes

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Sun 12 Nov 2017 09:00

Music Played

  • Frédéric Chopin

    Mazurkas, Op. 7 nos. 1 & 2 (B flat major and A minor)

    Performer: Janina Fialkowska.
    • Chopin: Complete Mazurkas.
    • ATMA Classique.
    • 002.
  • Frederick Delius

    Brigg Fair

    Orchestra: Hallé. Conductor: Sir Mark Elder.
    • English Rhapsody.
    • HALLE.
    • 007.
  • Anon

    La uitime estampie real

    • The Spirits of England and France.
    • Helios.
    • 008.
  • Anon.

    Ave Maria

    Ensemble: Gothic Voices. Director: Christopher Page.
    • The Spirits of England and France.
    • Helios.
    • 020.
  • Howard Skempton

    Kettle's Yard Canon

    Performer: Andrew Sparling.
    • Andrew Sparling - New Works for Clarinet.
    • NMC.
    • 013.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Piano Concerto No 2

    Performer: Elisabeth Leonskaja. Orchestra: Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Hugh Wolff.
    • Shostakovich: Piano Concertos Nos. 1 & 2 etc..
    • Teldec.
    • 005.
  • Johann Strauss II

    Fruhlingsstimmen Op. 410

    Ensemble: Anima Eterna. Conductor: Jos van Immerseel.
    • Johann Strauss: Waltzes, Polkas & Overtures.
    • ZigZag.
    • 005.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Bagatelle in A minor WoO59 "Für Elise"

    Performer: Alfred Brendel.
    • Beethoven : Eroica Variations, Fur Elise, etc..
    • Philips.
    • 016.
  • György Ligeti

    Concert Românesc

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Jonathan Nott.
    • The Ligeti Project Vol.2.
    • Teldec.
    • 006.
  • William Alwyn


    Performer: Kate Hill. Performer: Ieuan Jones.
    • Alwyn: Chamber Music Vol. 1.
    • Chandos.
    • 008.
  • Ruaidri Dáll Ó Catháin

    Tabhair dom do Lamh

    Performer: Chris Thile. Performer: Brad Mehldau.
    • Chris Thile & Brad Mehldau.
    • Nonesuch.
    • 6.
  • Edmund Rubbra

    Improvisation for solo cello op 124

    Performer: Pierre Doumenge.
    • Dante Quartet: Chamber Works.
    • Dutton Laboratories.
    • 004.
  • Gerald Finzi

    Romance for String Orchestra op 11

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Adrian Boult.
    • Nocturne: etc..
    • Lyrita.
    • 006.
  • Henry Purcell

    The Fairy Queen: O Let Me Weep

    Performer: Alison Balsom. Performer: Trevor Pinnock. Music Arranger: Alison Balsom. Singer: Lucy Crowe. Ensemble: The English Concert.
    • Alison Balsom: Sound The Trumpet.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 22.
  • Zdenek Fibich

    Poem (At Twilight)

    Orchestra: Czech Philharmonic. Conductor: Václav Neumann.
    • Works by Semtana, Fibich, Dvorak, etc..
    • Orfeo.
    • 003.
  • Franz Schubert

    Morgengruss "Good Morning" (Die Schöne Müllerin)

    Performer: Sir András Schiff. Singer: Peter Schreier.
    • Schubert: Die Schone Mullerin.
    • Decca.
    • 008.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Piano Trio in G, Hob XV no.25 ('Gypsy Rondo')

    Ensemble: The Florestan Trio.
    • Piano Trios Vol. 1.
    • Hyperion.
    • 004.
  • Claudio Monteverdi

    Hor che'l ciel e la terra (8th book of madrigals)

    Ensemble: Concerto Vocale. Director: René Jacobs.
    • Madrigali guerrierei ed amorosi.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 002.
  • Richard Rodney Bennett


    Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: John Wilson.
    • Chandos.
  • Sigfrid Karg-Elert

    Triumphal March: Nun Danket alle Gott

    Performer: Simon Preston.
    • The World of the Organ.
    • Decca.
    • 013.


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