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07/01/2018

This week's Sunday Escape is Edvard Grieg's song "Last Spring" in which Sarah Walker whisks us off to a Nordic landscape. She also includes Mozart's Horn Quintet K407, the contrasting atmospheres of music by John Dowland and Harry Partch, and operatic gems from Bizet.

2 hours, 58 minutes

Last on

Sun 7 Jan 2018 09:00

Music Played

  • Georges Bizet

    Carmen Suite: IV Entracte 3

    Ensemble: Les Musiciens du Louvre. Conductor: Marc Minkowski.
    • Bizet - L'Arlesienne Orchestral Suites.
    • Naive.
    • 4.
  • Enrique Granados

    12 Danzas Espanolas ii: Oriental

    Performer: Angela Hewitt.
    • Granados: Danzas Espanolas, etc..
    • CBC Records.
    • 2.
  • Zoltán Kodály

    Dances of Galanta

    Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Iván Fischer.
    • Kodaly: "Hary Janos" Suite, etc..
    • Philips.
    • 1.
  • Michael Praetorius

    Dances from Terpsichore: Suite de voltes

    Ensemble: Early Music Consort of London. Director: David Munrow.
    • Renaissance Dance.
    • Virgin Veritas.
    • 9.
  • John Dowland

    Lachrymae Antiquae (1604)

    Performer: Wu Man. Ensemble: Kronos Quartet.
    • Kronos Quartet: Early Music.
    • Nonesuch.
    • 4.
  • Harry Partch

    Two Studies on Ancient Greek Scales

    Music Arranger: Ben Johnston. Ensemble: Kronos Quartet.
    • Kronos Quartet: Early Music.
    • Nonesuch.
    • 6.
  • Lukas Ligeti

    Pattern Transformation

    Ensemble: Amadinda Percussion Group.
    • Mystery System.
    • Tzadik Records.
    • 1.
  • Alex North

    2001 - A Space Odyssey: Main Title

    Orchestra: National Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Jerry Goldsmith.
    • North: 2001 Original Score.
    • Varese Sarabande.
    • 1.
  • Alex North

    2001 - A Space Odyssey: Space Station Docking

    Orchestra: National Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Jerry Goldsmith.
    • North: 2001 Original Score.
    • Varese Sarabande.
    • 7.
  • Alex North

    2001 - A Space Odyssey: Space Talk

    Orchestra: National Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Jerry Goldsmith.
    • North: 2001 Original Score.
    • Varese Sarabande.
    • 10.
  • Alex North

    2001 - A Space Odyssey: Main Theme

    Orchestra: National Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Jerry Goldsmith.
    • North: 2001 Original Score.
    • Varese Sarabande.
    • 12.
  • Eric Coates

    Television March

    Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: John Wilson.
    • John Wilson: London Again Suite, etc..
    • Avie.
    • 13.
  • Edward Elgar

    Carissima

    Performer: Ashley Wass.
    • Elgar: Piano Music.
    • Naxos.
    • 6.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Leonore no. 2 Op. 72a

    Orchestra: Leipzig Gewandhaus Orcehstra. Conductor: Kurt Masur.
    • Beethoven: Overtures, Minuets & Dances.
    • Philips.
    • 6.
  • Michael Tippett

    Steal Away (A Child of Our Time)

    Ensemble: Finzi Singers. Conductor: Paul Spicer.
    • Tippett: CHoral Works.
    • Chandos.
    • 13.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Sonata for solo violin in G minor, BWV 1001

    Performer: Rachel Podger.
    • Bach: Partitas & Sonatas.
    • Channel Classics.
    • 1.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Overture in B flat major, TWV.55:B4: no.1 Overture

    Ensemble: Academy for Ancient Music Berlin.
    • Telemann: Orchestral Suites.
    • HMGold.
    • 8.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Africa - Fantasie for piano & orchestra, Op.89

    Performer: Stephen Hough. Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sakari Oramo.
    • Saint-Saëns: The complete works for piano and orchestra.
    • Hyperion.
    • 18.
  • Duke Ellington

    New Orleans Suite: Portrait of Mahalia Jackson

    Ensemble: Duke Ellington & His Orchestra.
    • Duke Ellington: New Orleans Suite.
    • Atlantic.
    • 9.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Last Spring Op. 33 no. 2

    Singer: Solveig Kringelborn. Orchestra: Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Gennady Nikolayevich Rozhdestvensky.
    • Grieg: Symphonic Dances, etc..
    • Chandos.
    • 9.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Horn Quintet K. 407

    Ensemble: Radek Baborák.
    • Mozart: Horn Concertos & Quintet.
    • Supraphon.
    • 1.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Improvisation on Summer and Winter from Vivaldi's Four Seasons

    Performer: Gabriela Montero. Music Arranger: Gabriela Montero.
    • Baroque.
    • EMI.
    • 14.
  • Johann Peter Pixis

    Grand Trio No 1 in E flat Major: Allegro con brio

    Ensemble: Leonore Piano Trio.
    • Piano Trios.
    • Hyperion.
    • 001.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Pianti, sospiri, RV 676

    Singer: Philippe Jaroussky. Ensemble: Artaserse Ensemble.
    • Vivaldi: Viruoso Cantatas.
    • Virgin.
    • 22.

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