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Sarah Walker with music for International Women's Day

Sarah Walker looks forward to International Women's Day with music ancient and modern, from Hildegard of Bingen to Roxanna Panufnik.

Sarah Walker looks forward to International Women's Day this Thursday (March 8th) with music ancient and modern, from Hildegard of Bingen to Roxanna Panufnnik, and featuring performers including Karita Mattila, Penelope Thwaites, Lavinia Meier, and Sylvia McNair. In a wide-ranging collection Sarah covers various styles and periods with pieces both sacred and secular, the former from Hildegard of Bingen, Mozart and Roxanna Panufnik, the latter (bridged by Debussy's Danse Sacrée and Danse Profane for harp and orchestra) including music from Haydn, Franz Lehar and Ernest Tomlinson. Plus keyboard music from J S Bach, Beethoven and Friedrich Gulda.

2 hours, 58 minutes

Music Played

  • Béla Bartók

    Four Orchestral Pieces, Op 12; i. Preludio

    Orchestra: Gustav Mahler Youth Orchestra. Conductor: Pierre Boulez.
    • 50 Years: Grosses Festspielhaus Salzburg.
    • DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON.
    • 001.
  • Giovanni Stefano Carbonelli

    Sonata no. 1

    Ensemble: The Illyria Consort. Conductor: Bojan Čičić.
    • Carbonelli: Sonate da Camera Nos 1 - 6.
    • Delphian.
    • 001.
  • Ernest Tomlinson

    Suite OF English Folk Dances

    Conductor: Wing Commander Duncan Stubbs.
    • British Classics.
    • Chandos.
    • 017.
  • Angela Meyer

    Out of the Shadows

    Composer: Declan Fox. Ensemble: Oka Vanga.
    • Tales of Eyam.
    • Oka Vanga.
    • 005.
  • Hildegard von Bingen

    O Eterne Deus

    Ensemble: Anonymous 4.
    • Origin of Fire.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 016.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Piano Quartet on A minor

    Performer: Johannes Kropfitsch. Ensemble: Alpe Adria Ensemble.
    • Mahler: Piano Quartet (in one movement) in A minor, etc..
    • Hungaroton.
    • 1.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Blumine

    Ensemble: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Hannu Lintu.
    • Mahler: Symphony No. 1.
    • Ondine.
    • 005.
  • Franz Lehár

    Die Lustige Witwe: Act 2: Vilja Lied

    Singer: Karita Mattila. Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Yutaka Sado.
    • Mattila: Marias and Scenes.
    • Erato.
    • 011.
  • Joseph Haydn

    L'infedelta delusa: Overture

    Orchestra: Vienna Haydn Sinfonietta. Conductor: Manfred Huss.
    • The Complete Overtures.
    • BIS.
    • 004.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Sonata in F minor, Op. 2 no. 1

    Performer: Paul Lewis.
    • Beethoven Complete Piano Sonatas.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 001.
  • Arthur Honegger

    Pacific 231

    Orchestra: New York Philharmonic. Conductor: Leonard Bernstein.
    • Works by Milhaud, Roussel & Honegger.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 012.
  • Percy Grainger

    In a Nutshell: i. Arrival Platform Humlet

    Performer: Penelope Thwaites.
    • The Grainger Edition, Vol.17.
    • Chandos.
    • 018.
  • Petris Vasks

    Vientulais Engelis - Lonely Angel

    Performer: Alina Pogostkina. Orchestra: Sinfonietta Rīga. Conductor: Juha Kangas.
    • Vasks: Vox Amoris.
    • Wergo.
    • 3.
  • Friedrich Gulda

    Play Piano Play, 10 Ubungstucke fur Yuko: Allegro ma non troppo

    Performer: Sasha Grynyuk.
    • Sasha Grynyuk - Gould - Gulda.
    • Piano Classics.
    • 001.
  • Claude Debussy

    Dances for harp and orchestra i. Danse Sacree; ii. Danse Profane

    Performer: Lavinia Meijer. Orchestra: Amsterdam Sinfonietta.
    • Voyage - Works for Harp.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 013.
  • Roxanna Panufnik

    Magnificat

    Ensemble: The Marian Consort. Conductor: Rory McCleery.
    • Music for the Queen of Heaven.
    • Delphian.
    • 010.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Mass in C minor, K. 427, Grosse Messe: Et incarnatus est

    Performer: Lisa Beznosiuk. Performer: Anthony Robson. Performer: Alastair Mitchell. Singer: Sylvia McNair. Ensemble: English Baroque Soloists. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Mozart: Mass in C Minor.
    • Philips.
    • 011.
  • Hamish McCunn

    Sutherland's Law Theme

    Performer: Brighouse and Rastrick Band. Conductor: David Hirst.
    • Popular Classics.
    • Grasmere.
    • 003.
  • Michael Nyman

    String Quartet No. 5 mvts V & VI

    Ensemble: Smith Quartet.
    • Michael Nyman Records.
  • Trad. arr Desmond Earley

    'Si do Mhamo i

    Choir: Choral Scholars of University College, Dublin. Conductor: Desmond Earley.
    • Invisible Stars.
    • Signum.
    • 012.
  • Michael McGlynn

    Geantrai

    Choir: Choral Scholars of University College, Dublin. Conductor: Desmond Earley.
    • Invisible Stars.
    • Signum.
    • 004.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Concerto in G BWV 592

    Performer: Peter Hurford.
    • Bach: The Organ Works. Vol. 3.
    • Decca.
    • 001.

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