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Tuesday with Ian Skelly - Ships in Bottles, Dame Penelope Keith, Copland Rodeo

Ian Skelly presents potential companion pieces for a popular piece of music, and Dame Penelope Keith shares her cultural inspirations and influences.

Ian Skelly 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 Actress Dame Penelope Keith on some of the things that have inspired and influenced her throughout her life and career.

3 hours

Music Played

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Sheep may safely graze [from Cantata no.208]

    Orchestrator: Leopold Stokowski. Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: José Serebrier.
    • Stokowski: Bach transcriptions: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra/Serebrier.
    • Naxos.
    • 2.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Young Apollo, Op 16

    Performer: Steven Osborne. Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Ilan Volkov.
    • Britten: Piano Concerto/Diversions/Young Apollo: Osborne/BBC SSO/Volkov.
    • Hyperion.
    • 6.
  • Manuel de Falla

    Canciones populares Españolas: IV. Jota

    Performer: Thibaut Garcia. Performer: Edgar Moreau. Music Arranger: Emilio Pujol. Music Arranger: Miguel Llobet Solés.
    • Leyendas.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 7.
  • Johann Christian Bach

    Magnificat in C

    Singer: Joélle Harvey. Singer: Olivia Vermeulen. Singer: Thomas Walker. Singer: Thomas E. Bauer. Ensemble: Arcangelo. Conductor: Jonathan Cohen.
    • Hyperion.
  • Aaron Copland

    Buckaroo Holiday (Four Dance Episodes from Rodeo)

    Orchestra: San Francisco Symphony. Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas.
    • Copland the Populist: Michael Tilson Thomas, San Francisco Symphony.
    • RCA Red Seal.
  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Sonata in D minor, K 9, 'Pastorale'

    Performer: Alexandre Tharaud.
    • Scarlatti: Sonatas: Alexandre Tharaud.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 18.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Horn Concerto No 3 in E flat major, K 447

    Performer: Anthony Halstead. Orchestra: Academy of Ancient Music. Conductor: Christopher Hogwood.
    • L’OISEAU-LYRE.
  • Gustav Holst

    Phantasy on British Folksongs, Op 36

    Ensemble: Bridge String Quartet.
    • EM RECORDS.
  • Time Traveller – Ships in Bottles by Kate Romano

  • Arthur Sullivan

    From the briny sea; I shipped, d'ye see; Hornpipe (Ruddigore)

    Singer: David Hillman. Orchestra: New Sadler's Wells Opera. Conductor: Simon Phipps.
    • That's Entertainment.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Concerto in D major for trumpet, violin, strings and continuo, TWV53:D5

    Ensemble: Musica Antiqua Köln. Director: Reinhard Goebel.
    • DG.
  • Alberto Ginastera

    Dances from Estancia, Op 8a

    Orchestra: Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Gustavo Dudamel.
    • DG.
  • Dame Penelope Keith on The Young Elizabeth

  • Benjamin Britten

    Courtly Dances from Gloriana

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Edward Gardner.
    • Benjamin Britten: Works for Orchestra.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 3.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Sonata in C minor, Op 13, 'Pathétique'

    Performer: Stephen Kovacevich.
    • EMI.
  • Percy Grainger

    Green Bushes

    Conductor: Richard Hickox. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic.
    • The Grainger Edition, Vol.1 - Orchestral Works.
    • Chandos.
    • 15.
  • Judith Weir

    Piano Concerto - second movement: The Sweet Primeroses

    Performer: Xak Bjerken. Ensemble: Ensemble X.
    • ALBANY.
  • William Lawes

    Royal Consort Sett No.8 in C

    Performer: Elizabeth Kenny. Ensemble: Phantasm. Director: Laurence Dreyfus.
    • LINN.
  • William Walton

    Symphony No.1 in B flat minor

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Edward Gardner.
    • CHANDOS.

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