Main content
Sorry, this episode is not currently available

Tuesday with Ian Skelly - New Year New Music, Harrison Birtwistle, The Stone of Saxagonus

Join Ian Skelly on New Year's Morning for a sequence of great classical music.

1 hour, 15 minutes

Music Played

  • Alexander Scriabin

    Etude in E major, Op/8 no. 5

    Performer: Garrick Ohlsson.
    • BRIDGE.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Le carnaval romain

    Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Mariss Jansons.
    • H. Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique etc. :Jansons.
    • EMI.
    • 11.
  • Alessandro Striggio

    Ecce beatam Lucem

    Choir: I Fagiolini. Conductor: Robert Hollingworth.
    • DECCA.
  • Ruth Crawford Seeger

    Risselty rosselty

    Ensemble: Schönberg Ensemble. Conductor: Oliver Knussen.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Johann Christian Bach

    Symphony in E flat major for double orchestra, Op 18 No 1

    Orchestra: Haydn Sinfonietta Vienna. Conductor: Manfred Huss.
    • BIS.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    3 Easy Pieces for piano duet

    Ensemble: Katia & Marielle Labèque.
    • Stravinsky / Debussy Katia Et Marielle Labeque.
    • KML.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Soave sia il vento (Così fan tutte)

    Singer: Miah Persson. Singer: Christine Rice. Singer: Bryn Terfel. Orchestra: Scottish Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Charles Mackerras.
    • Mozart: Tutto Mozart!: Bryn Terfel/Sir Charles Mackerras.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 3.
  • Adolphus Hailstork

    Fanfare on Amazing Grace

    Orchestra: Virginia Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: JoAnn Falletta.
    • Adolphus Hailstork: An American Port of Call.
    • Naxos.
    • 9.
  • Robert Schumann

    Die alte gute Zeit (5 Lieder), Op 55 No 4

    Choir: Studio Vocale Karlsruhe. Conductor: Werner Pfaff.
    • Schumann Edition vol.34 - Secular Choral Music I.
    • Brilliant Classics.
    • 018.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Symphony No 3 in A minor, Op 56, 'Scottish' (2nd mvt)

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Semyon Bychkov.
    • Mendelssohn: Symphonies Nos. 3 and 4.
    • Philips.
    • 2.
  • Claude Debussy

    Cello Sonata in D minor

    Performer: Jean‐Guihen Queyras. Performer: Alexandre Tharaud.


Our Classical Century

Our Classical Century

Radio 3 explores 100 key musical moments that shaped us, from 1918 to the present day.

Time Travellers: the podcast

Time Travellers: the podcast

Eleanor Rosamund Barraclough presents quirky tales gathered from the corners of history.