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Monday with Suzy Klein - Sue MacGregor, When this old cap was new, Brahms Symphony No. 4

Suzy Klein with the best in classical music, and we hear Sue MacGregor's cultural inspirations.

Suzy Klein with Essential Classics - the best in classical music.
0930 Your ideas for potential companion pieces for a well-known piece of music.
1010 Time Traveller - A quirky slice of cultural history
1050 Writer and broadcaster Sue MacGregor on the things that have inspired and influenced her throughout her life and career.

3 hours

Music Played

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Sinfonia (from Cantata No. 174)

    Orchestra: Concerto Italiano. Director: Rinaldo Alessandrini.
    • Bach: Brandenburg Concertos: Concerto Italiano/Alessandrini.
    • Naive.
    • 16.
  • Franz Schubert

    Impromptu in B flat major, D 935 No 3

    Performer: Murray Perahia.
    • Schubert: Impromptus D 899 & D935: Perahia.
    • Sony.
    • 7.
  • Aaron Copland

    Street in a Frontier Town; Mexican Dance (Billy the Kid)

    Orchestra: San Francisco Symphony. Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas.
    • RCA.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    The roadside fire; Youth and love (Song of Travel)

    Performer: Anna Tilbrook. Singer: James Gilchrist.
    • Chandos.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Symphony No 4 in E minor, Op 98 (3rd mvt)

    Orchestra: Gewandhausorchester Leipzig. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • Brahms - The Symphonies.
    • Decca.
    • 7.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Élégie for cello and piano, Op 24

    Performer: Alban Gerhardt. Performer: Cécile Licad.
    • Faure: Cello Sonatas: Alban Gerhardt , Cecile Licad.
    • Hyperion.
    • 7.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Concerto for 3 Horns and Violin in D Major, TWV 54:D2

    Performer: Erwin Wieringa. Performer: Miroslav Rovensky. Performer: Gijs Laceulle. Performer: Georg Kallweit. Ensemble: Academy for Ancient Music Berlin.
    • Telemann: Concerti per molti stromenti.
    • harmonia mundi.
    • 23-25.
  • Alexander Glazunov

    The Crusaders (From the Middle Ages Op.79 - Finale)

    Orchestra: Royal Scottish National Orchestra. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • Chandos.
  • William Byrd

    Laudate pueri for 6 voices

    Choir: Alamire. Director: David Skinner.
    • Tallis & Byrd: Cantiones Sacrae 1575: Alamire, David Skinner.
    • Obsidian.
    • 17.
  • Ottorino Respighi

    Bergamasca (Ancient Airs and Dances Suite No 2)

    Orchestra: Boston Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Seiji Ozawa.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Imogen Holst

    Phantasy Quartet

    Performer: Simon Hewitt Jones. Performer: David Worswick. Performer: Tom Hankey. Performer: Oliver Coates.
    • Court Lane Music.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Slavonic Dance in E minor, Op.72 No.2

    Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Iván Fischer.
    • DECCA.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Slavonic Dance in F major, Op 46 No 4

    Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Iván Fischer.
    • Dvorak: Slavonic Dances, op.46 and op.72.
    • Channel Classics.
    • 4.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Cello Sonata in D minor, Op 40 (4th mvt)

    Performer: Gautier Capuçon. Performer: Gabriela Montero.
    • Martha Argerich and Friends Live from the Lugano Festival 2013.
    • WARNER CLASSICS.
    • 8.
  • Kevin Volans

    Second Dance (String Quartet No 1, 'White Man Sleeps')

    Ensemble: Kronos Quartet.
    • Pieces of Africa.
    • Elektra Nonesuch.
    • 8.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    The Thieving Magpie (Overture)

    Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra of Europe. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Rossini OverturesThe Chamber Orchestra Of Europe.
    • Deutsche Grammaphon.
    • 7.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Sonata in F minor Op.57 'Appassionata'

    Performer: Ronald Brautigam.
    • BIS.
  • Edward Elgar

    So Many True Princesses Who Have Gone

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Choir: Adrian Partington Singers. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Chandos.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Trio Sonata in G major, RV 820 (mvts 1-4)

    Ensemble: Modo Antiquo. Performer: Federico Maria Sardelli.
    • The Young Vivaldi: RV 820 and other Rare Early Works.
    • Deutsche Harmonia Mundi.
    • 014.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Piano Concerto No.22 in E flat K482 - 3rd mvt: Allegro

    Performer: David Fray. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Jaap van Zweden.
    • Virgin.

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