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Friday with Suzy Klein - Pig on the Thames, Rick Stein, Ponchielli's Dance of the Hours

Suzy Klein presents potential companion pieces for a popular piece of music, and restaurateur Rick Stein lists his cultural inspirations and influences.

Essential Classics with Suzy Klein

Suzy takes us through the morning with the best in classical music:

0930 Suzy explores potential companion pieces for a well-known piece of music.
1010 Time Traveller. A quirky slice of cultural history
1050 Restaurateur, author and television presenter Rick Stein talks about the ideas that have inspired and shaped him throughout his life.

3 hours

Music Played

  • Pablo de Sarasate

    Navarra, Op 33 for 2 violins and orchestra

    Performer: Chloë Hanslip. Performer: Mikhail Ovrutsky. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Martyn Brabbins.
    • Bruch - Violin Concertos nos. 1 & 3: Sarasate - Navarra.
    • 7.
  • Erno Dohnanyi

    Sphärenmusik (Winterreigen - 10 Bagatelles, Op 13 No 5)

    Performer: Martin Roscoe.
    • Dohnanyi - The Complete Solo Piano Music volume 1.
    • Hyperion.
    • 009.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Il finto Stanislao - Overture

    Orchestra: Filarmonica della Scala. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • Overtures, Preludes & Intermezzi.
    • Decca.
    • 001.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Suite in G major, HWV 350, 'Water Music'

    Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner. Orchestra: English Baroque Soloists.
    • Water Music / Fireworks Music (English Baroque Soloists feat. conductor: John El.
    • Philips.
    • 13-16.
  • Amilcare Ponchielli

    Dance of the Hours (La Gioconda)

    Orchestra: Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • Intermezzo: Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra/Jarvi.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 15.
  • François-Joseph Gossec

    Quartet for flute and strings No 3 in G major

    Performer: Aurèle Nicolet. Ensemble: Le Nouveau Trio Pasquier.
    • Gossec: 6 Flute Quartets.
    • Talent.
    • 007.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    The Water Goblin, Op.107

    Performer: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Václav Neumann.
    • Antonin Dvorak - Symphonic Poems.
    • Supraphon.
    • 001.
  • Svante Henryson

    Melting Ice

    Performer: Svante Henryson. Performer: Ketil Bjørnstad.
    • Ketil Bjørnstad & Svante Henryson: Night Song.
    • ECM.
    • 9.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Hear my prayer

    Performer: Mark Williams. Conductor: Richard Marlow. Singer: Rachel Bennett. Choir: Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge.
    • Mendelssohn: Sacred Choral Works: Richard Marlow.
    • Chandos.
  • Allan Sherman

    Hello Muddah, Hello Faddah (A Letter From Camp)

    • The best Comedy album in the world...ever!.
    • EMI.
    • 004.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony No 101 in D major, 'Clock' (2nd mvt)

    Orchestra: Les Musiciens du Louvre. Conductor: Marc Minkowski.
    • Haydn, 12 London Symphonies: Marc Minkowski, Les Musiciens du Louvre-Grenobles.
    • Naive.
    • 10.
  • Claude Debussy

    Première rhapsodie for clarinet and piano

    Performer: Martin Fröst. Performer: Roland Pöntinen.
    • BIS.
  • Ross Edwards

    Arafura Dances (Second Maninya)

    Performer: John Williams. Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Paul Daniel.
    • JCW3.
  • Giovanni Gabrieli

    Sonata octavi toni a 12

    Ensemble: His Majestys Sagbutts and Cornetts.
  • Franz Schubert

    Overture in C major D.591 (in the Italian style)

    Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Antal Doráti.
  • Joseph Haydn

    String Quartet in D major, Op 50 No 6, 'The Frog' (4th mvt)

    Ensemble: The Lindsays.
    • Haydn String Quartets Op.50 Nos.4-6.
    • ASV Gold.
    • 12.
  • John Dowland

    The Frog Galliard, P 23a

    Performer: Paul O’Dette.
    • My Favourite Dowland.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 008.
  • Silvestre Revueltas

    The Wandering Tadpole

    Orchestra: Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Maximiano Valdés.
    • Caramelos Latinos.
    • Dorian.
    • 006.
  • Pauline Viardot

    Berceuse (from Chopin Mazurka in C major, Op 33 No 3)

    Composer: Frédéric Chopin. Performer: Randy Bachman. Singer: Urszula Kryger.
    • Chopin Songs / Viardot Mazurkas.
    • Hyperion.
    • 22.
  • Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber

    Passacaglia for solo violin

    Performer: Andrew Manze.
    • Biber - Violin sonatas - Romanesca.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 011.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Minuet in C major K.409 for orchestra

    Orchestra: Haydn Sinfonietta Wien. Conductor: Manfred Huss.
    • BIS.
  • James P.Johnson

    Drums - A Symphonic Poem

    Performer: Concordia Orchestra. Orchestra: Concordia Orchestra. Conductor: Marin Alsop.
    • Victory Stride - The Symphonic Music of James P. Johnson.
    • 9.


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