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Violinist Patricia Kopatchinskaja, composer Anna Clyne and birdsong

Jamie's album of the week features Austrian-Moldovan violinist and trailblazer Patricia Kopatchinskaja, Gareth Williams features composer Anna Clyne in this week's New Music spot, there's news of Scottish Opera's latest offering and a symphony with arctic birdsong.

1 hour, 55 minutes

Music Played

  • Amy Beach

    3 Pieces Op.40, Berceuse

    Performer: Steven Isserlis. Performer: Stephen Hough.
    • Children's Cello.
    • BIS.
    • 17.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Suite in D major, HWV 349, 'Water Music' (Alla hornpipe)

    Ensemble: The English Concert. Conductor: Trevor Pinnock.
    • Handel: Water Music: The English Concert, Pinnock.
    • Archiv.
    • 11.
  • Modest Mussorgsky

    Promenade & Gnomus (Pictures at an Exhibition)

    Orchestra: Orchestre symphonique de Montréal. Conductor: Charles Dutoit.
    • Mussorgsky: Pictures At An Exhibtion etc. Orchestre Symphonique De Montreal/Duto.
    • Decca.
    • 4.
  • Richard Strauss

    Sei'n wir wieder gut (Ariadne auf Naxos)

    Singer: Joyce DiDonato. Singer: Nabil Suliman. Orchestra: Lyon Opera Chorus. Conductor: Kazushi Ono.
    • Diva Divo - Opera Arias.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 16.
  • Lili Boulanger


    Performer: Janine Jansen. Performer: Itamar Golan.
    • Beau Soir.
    • Decca.
    • 7.
  • Aaron Copland

    Fanfare for the Common Man

    Orchestra: Los Angeles Philharmonic. Conductor: Zubin Mehta.
    • Aaron Copland: The World of Aaron Copland.
    • Decca.
    • 1.
  • Claude Debussy

    La Mort Des Amants

    Composer: Charles Baudelaire. Performer: Joseph Middleton. Singer: Mary Bevan.
    • Voyages.
    • Signum Records Ltd.
    • 016.
  • Anna Meredith

    Honeyed Words

    Performer: Gemma Kost.
    • Varmints.
    • Moshi Moshi.
    • 8.
  • Léo Delibes

    Waltz from Coppelia

    Performer: Polina Leschenko. Music Arranger: Erno Dohnanyi.
    • Deux.
    • Alpha Classics.
    • 4.
  • Einojuhani Rautavaara

    Cantus Arcticus

    Orchestra: Royal Scottish National Orchestra. Conductor: Hannu Lintu.
    • Rautavaara: Symphony 3.
    • Naxos.
    • 1-3.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Violin Sonata, 1st mvt.

    Performer: Patricia Kopatchinskaja. Performer: Polina Leschenko.
    • Deux.
    • Alpha Classics.
    • 2.
  • Roderick Williams

    Let Nothing Trouble You

    Choir: Old Royal Naval College Trinity Laban Chapel Choir. Singer: Daisy Walford. Singer: Archie Buchanan. Conductor: Jonathan Eyre.
    • Roderick Williams Sacred Choral Works.
    • Signum Records Ltd.
    • 001.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Sonata in A major, Op 101 (1st mvt)

    Performer: Éric Heidsieck.
    • Beethoven The Collector's Edition 50 CDs The Masterpieces The Greatest Artists.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 3.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Horn Concerto No 2 in E flat major, K 417 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Hermann Baumann. Orchestra: Mozarteum Orchester Salzburg. Conductor: Leopold Hager.
    • Mozart: The complete wind concertos.
    • Teldec.
  • The Whistlebinkies

    My Bonny Moor Hen

    • Albannach.
    • Greentrax Recordings.
    • 12.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    The Nutcracker (Overture)

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle.
    • Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker: Berliner Philharmoniker/Rattle.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 1.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Sonata No 1 in G minor for violin solo, BWV 1001 (4th mvt)

    Performer: Viktoria Mullova.
    • Bach: 6 Sonatas & Partitas.
    • Onyx.
    • 4.
  • Anna Clyne

    Rest These Hands

    Performer: Amy Kauffman. Performer: Cornelius Dufallo.
    • The Violin.
    • VisionIntoArt.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Piano Concerto No.1 in F sharp minor, op.1, 2nd mvt

    Performer: Valentina Lisitsa. Performer: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Michael Francis.
    • Rachmaninov The Piano Concertos.Paganini Rhapsody.
    • Universal Music.
    • 002.
  • Antonio Martin

    Diferencias Sobre Las Folias

    Ensemble: Hespèrion XXI. Director: Jordi Savall.
    • Espana Antigua.
    • Virgin Classics Limited.
    • 008.
  • Aaron Jay Kernis

    Concerto with Echoes, 3rd mvt.

    Orchestra: Royal Northern Sinfonia. Conductor: Rebecca Miller.
    • Aaron Jay Kernis Dreamsongs Three Concertos.
    • Signum Records Ltd.
    • 008.
  • Maurice Ravel


    Performer: Patricia Kopatchinskaja. Performer: Polina Leschenko.
    • Deux.
    • Alpha Classics.
    • 7.


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