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Tuesday with Ian Skelly - The Beano, Schumann's Traumerei from Kinderszenen, Mirga Grazinyte-Tyla

Ian Skelly presents potential companion pieces for a popular piece of music, and conductor Mirga Grazinyte-Tyla reveals her cultural inspirations and influences.

Ian Skelly with Essential Classics - the best in classical music.
0930 Your ideas for companion pieces on the Essential Classics playlist.
1010 Time Traveller - A quirky slice of cultural history
1050 Each day this the conductor Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla reveals the cultural influences that have inspired and shaped her life and career.

3 hours

Music Played

  • Cécile Louise Chaminade

    Piano Trio No 1 in G minor, Op 11 (3rd mvt)

    Ensemble: Tzigane Piano Trio.
    • Chaminade: Chamber Works.
    • ASV.
    • 3.
  • Mily Alexeyevich Balakirev

    Overture on Three Russian Themes

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Evgeny Fyodorovich Svetlanov.
    • Hyperion.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Introduction et Rondo Capriccioso, Op. 28 (Arr. for Clarinets and Symphony Orche

    Ensemble: Duo Gurfinkel. Orchestra: Philharmonic State Orchestra Cottbus. Conductor: Evan Alexis Christ.
    • Duo Gurfinkel: Concertante.
    • CAvi-music.
    • 101.
  • Scott Joplin

    Elite Syncopations

    Music Arranger: Itzhak Perlman. Performer: Matthew Trusler. Performer: Wayne Marshall.
    • Blues: Matthew Trusler, Wayne Marshall.
    • Orchid Classics.
  • Robert Schumann

    Träumerei, Op 15 No 7 (Kinderszenen)

    Performer: Lang Lang.
    • 111 Years Of Deutsche Grammophon The Collector's Edition Vol.2.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 14.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Rondo in G minor, Op 94 arr for cello and orchestra

    Performer: Dmitry Yablonsky. Orchestra: Russian Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Dmitry Yablonsky.
    • Dvorak: American Suite/Silent Woods.
    • Naxos.
  • John Ireland

    Phantasie Trio in A minor

    Ensemble: Gould Piano Trio.
    • NAXOS.
  • Gabriel Jackson

    Salve Regina

    Singer: Laura Oldfield. Choir: Polyphony. Conductor: Stephen Layton.
    • Gabriel Jackson: Not no faceless angel: Polyphony/Layton.
    • Hyperion.
    • 10.
  • Michael Torke

    Bright Blue Music

    Orchestra: Baltimore Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: David Zinman.
    • Michael Torke: Ecstatic Orange etc..
    • ARGO.
    • 5.
  • Time Traveller : Kate Romano reminisces about The Beano

  • Malcolm Arnold

    Exploits for Orchestra (Comedy Suite from The Belles of St Trinians)

    Performer: Paul Janes. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Rumon Gamba.
    • Chandos.
  • Georg Muffat

    Concerto Grosso No 12 in G minor (Chaconne)

    Director: Roy Goodman. Orchestra: Brandenburg Consort.
    • Hyperion.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Après un rêve

    Performer: Susan Manoff. Singer: Sandrine Piau.
    • NAÏVE.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Cradle Song, Op 38 No 1 (Lyric Pieces)

    Performer: Stephen Hough.
    • Hyperion.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Symphony No 3 in F major, Op 90 (3rd mvt)

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle.
    • Brahms: Symphonies: Rattle.
    • EMI.
    • 7.
  • Othmar Schoeck

    Suite in A-Flat Major, Op. 59: III. Tempo di marcia. Allegro

    Orchestra: I Tempi. Conductor: Gevorg Gharabekyan.
    • Schoeck: Summer Night.
    • Genuin.
    • 103.
  • The conductor Mirga Grazinyte-Tyla talks to Ian about her love of the Lithuanian coast

  • Arvo Pärt


    Performer: Andrew Lucas. Choir: Polyphony. Conductor: Stephen Layton.
    • Berliner Messe: Magnificat Antiphons etc: Polyphony: Andrew Lucas/Steven layton.
    • Hyperion.
    • 17.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Concerto in A minor BWV 593 after Antonio Vivaldi

    Ensemble: Dresden Bach Soloists.
    • Christophorus.
  • Hans Gál

    Variations on a Viennese Heurigen melody, Op 9

    Performer: Doris Adam. Performer: Karin Adam. Performer: Christoph Stradner.
    • Hans Gal: Piano Trios.
    • Camerata.
    • 4.
  • George Frideric Handel

    No, di voi non vo' fidarmi, HWV 189

    Performer: Alessandro Palmeri. Performer: Pietro Prosser. Performer: Marco Facchin. Performer: Claudio Astronio. Singer: Gemma Bertagnolli. Singer: Susanne Rydén.
    • Handel - Italian Duets.
    • Brilliant Classics.
    • 12.
  • Miklós Rózsa

    Concerto for Violin and Orchestra op.24. ii Lento cantabile

    Performer: Jennifer Pike. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Rumon Gamba.
    • Chandos.
  • Johan Halvorsen

    Entry of the Boyars

    Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Paavo Berglund.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Waltz in A minor, B150

    Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy.
    • Chopin: The Solo Piano Works: Ashkenazy.
    • London.
    • 16.
  • Thomas Arne

    The Morning

    Singer: Emma Kirkby. Ensemble: The Parley of Instruments. Conductor: Roy Goodman.
    • Dr Arne at Vauxhall Gardens.
    • Hyperion.
    • 1.


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