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Friday with Ian Skelly - Mendelssohn Fruhlingslied, Dame Penelope Keith, The Decline of Archery

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

  • Andrea Falconiero

    Battaglia de Barabasso yerno de Satanas

    Ensemble: Hespèrion XXI. Conductor: Jordi Savall.
    • Alia Vox.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Full fathom five (Three Shakespeare Songs, No 1)

    Choir: The Finzi Singers. Conductor: Paul Spicer.
    • Holst & Vaughan Williams - Choral Music.
    • Chandos.
    • 15.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Symphony No 26 in E flat major, K 184

    Conductor: Ádám Fischer. Orchestra: Danish National Chamber Orchestra.
    • Mozart: Symphonies Vol.6: Danish National Chamber Orchestra/Fischer.
    • Dacapo.
  • Johann Wenzel Kalliwoda

    Nocturne in E flat major, Op 186 No 5

    Performer: Hiyoli Togawa. Performer: Lilit Grigoryan.
    • Romantic Viola Sonatas.
    • Naxos.
    • 305.
  • Johannes Brahms

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

    Orchestra: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Mariss Jansons.
    • Beethoven: Symphony No. 4 in B-Flat Major - Brahms: Symphony No. 4 in E Minor (L.
    • BR-Klassik.
    • 203.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Frühlingslied, Op 62 No 6

    Performer: Sir András Schiff.
    • Mendelssohn: Lieder ohne Worte (Andras Schiff).
    • Decca.
    • 021.
  • Johan Halvorsen


    Orchestra: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Richard Strauss

    Morgen! Op 27 No 4

    Performer: Susan Manoff. Singer: Sandrine Piau.
    • Apres un Reve.
    • Naive.
    • 003.
  • Richard Strauss

    Die Nacht, Op 10 No 3

    Performer: Susan Manoff. Singer: Sandrine Piau.
    • Apres un Reve.
    • Naive.
    • 001.
  • Johann Nepomuk Hummel

    Trumpet Concerto in E or E flat

    Performer: Jeffrey Segal. Conductor: David Zinman. Orchestra: Zurich Tonhalle Orchestra.
    • ARTE NOVA.
  • Time Traveller: Joanne Paul - The decline of archery

  • Erich Wolfgang Korngold

    Robin Hood and his Merry Men - march (The Adventures of Robin Hood)

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Rumon Gamba.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Francesca Caccini

    Io veggio i campi verdeggiar fecondi

    Performer: Amanda Keesmaat. Performer: Sylvain Bergeron.
    • Francesca Caccini: O Viva Rosa.
    • Analekta.
    • 4.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Festive Overture, Op 96

    Orchestra: Dallas Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Andrew Litton.
    • Shostakovich: Symphony no. 5, Piano Concerto no. 2: Dallas Symphony Orchestra, A.
    • Delos.
  • Franz Schubert

    Im Fruhling

    Performer: Dietrich Fischer‐Dieskau. Performer: Gerald Moore.
  • Erik Satie

    Je te veux

    Performer: Jean‐Yves Thibaudet.
    • The Magic of Satie.
    • Decca.
    • 11.
  • Arcangelo Corelli

    Concerto Grosso in F major, Op 6 No 12

    Orchestra: The English Concert. Conductor: Trevor Pinnock.
    • Archiv.
  • Penelope Keith talks to Ian about her love of gardening

  • Percy Grainger

    Country Gardens

    Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle.
    • Percy Grainger: In A Nutshell: Rattle.
    • EMI.
  • Franz Schubert

    Tantum ergo, D962

    Singer: Barbara Bonney. Singer: Brigitte Poschner. Singer: Dalia Schaechter. Singer: Margareta Hintermeier. Singer: Jorge Antonio Pita. Singer: Andreas Schmidt. Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra of Europe. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • DG.
  • Johann Christian Bach

    Quintet in G major, Op 11 No 2

    Performer: Andreas Staier. Ensemble: Les Adieux.
    • Andreas Staier - Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach Edition.
    • Deutsche Harmonia Mundi.
    • 018.
  • Jean Sibelius

    The Tempest, Op.109: Suite No.2

    Orchestra: Lahti Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Okko Kamu.
    • Sibelius - The Tempest Suites, The Bard, Tapiola.
    • Bis.
    • 011.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Andante spianato, Op 22

    Performer: Freddy Kempf.
    • Freddy Kempf plays Chopin.
    • Bis.
    • 005.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony No 82 in C major, 'The Bear' (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: Concentus Musicus Wien. Conductor: Nikolaus Harnoncourt.
    • Haydn: The Paris Symphonies: Concentus Musicus Wien/Harnoncourt.
    • Deutsche Harmonia Mundi.
    • 4.
  • Oscar Lorenzo Fernández

    Batuque - danza di negri (Reisado do Pastoreio)

    Orchestra: São Paulo Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Roberto Minczuk.
    • Dancas Brasileiras.
    • Bis.
    • 006.
  • R. Nathaniel Dett

    Tropic Winter - suite for piano: Noon siesta

    Performer: Clipper Erickson.
    • My Cup Runneth Over.
    • NAVONA.
    • 6.


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