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Tuesday with Suzy Klein - Mozart's Musical Joke, Lucy Worsley, Snowglobes

Suzy Klein with the best in classical music. Plus historian and presenter Lucy Worsley talks about her cultural inspirations.

Suzy Klein 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 week the historian, author and presenter Lucy Worsley talks about the cultural influences that have inspired and shaped her life and career.

3 hours

Music and featured items

  • Carl Maria von Weber

    Clarinet Quintet, Op 34 (4th mvt)

    Performer: Richard Hosford. Ensemble: Gaudier Ensemble.
    • Weber: Clarinet Quintet/Piano Quartet/Trio: The Gaudier Ensemble.
    • Hyperion.
  • Richard Heuberger

    Der Opernball, Op. 40: Overture

    Orchestra: Grazer Philharmonische Orchester. Conductor: Marius Burkert.
    • Heuberger: Der Opernball.
    • CPO.
    • 101.
  • Franz Schubert

    Mass in G Major, D.167: V. Benedictus

    Singer: Lucia Popp. Singer: Adolf Dallapozza. Singer: Dietrich Fischer‐Dieskau. Choir: Chor des Bayerischen Rundfunks. Orchestra: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Wolfgang Sawallisch.
    • Schubert: Deutsche Messe.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 118.
  • Marin Marais

    Sonnerie de Ste Geneviève du Mont-de-Paris

    Performer: Fabio Biondi. Performer: Jordi Savall. Performer: Pierre Hantaï. Performer: Rolf Lislevand.
    • Alia Vox.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    A Musical Joke, K 522 (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra.
    • Mozart: A Little Light Music.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 4.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Valse-caprice No 1 in A major, Op 30

    Performer: Angela Hewitt.
    • Faure - Piano Music.
    • Hyperion.
    • 13.
  • Kurt Atterberg

    Suite No 3 for violin, viola and orchestra, Op 19

    Performer: Sara Trobäck Hesselink. Performer: Per Högberg. Orchestra: Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Anton Stepanovich Arensky

    Piano Quintet in D major, Op 51 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Piers Lane. Ensemble: Goldner String Quartet.
    • Taneyev; Arensky - Piano Quintets.
    • Hyperion.
    • 7.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Sea Songs arr for orchestra

    Orchestra: Royal Northern Sinfonia. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Vaughan Williams: Old King Cole etc: Northern Sinfonia/Hickox.
    • EMI.
    • 17.
  • Svante Henryson

    Melting Ice

    Performer: Svante Henryson. Performer: Ketil Bjørnstad.
    • Ketil Bjørnstad & Svante Henryson: Night Song.
    • ECM.
    • 9.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Viola Concerto in G major, TWV 51:G9

    Performer: Lars Anders Tomter. Ensemble: 1B1.
    • SIMAX.
  • Joseph Haydn

    String Quartet in E flat major, Op 33 No 2, 'Joke' (4th mvt, Finale)

    Ensemble: London Haydn Quartet.
    • Hyperion.
  • Dudley Moore

    Little Miss Britten

    Performer: Dudley Moore.
    • Dudley Moore: Grieg Piano Concerto / Parodies.
    • EMI.
    • 7.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Souvenirs de Bayreuth for piano duet (Fantaisie en forme de quadrille)

    Composer: André Messager. Performer: Éric Le Sage. Performer: Alexandre Tharaud.
    • ALPHA.
  • John Ireland

    A Downland Suite (Minuet)

    Ensemble: London Collegiate Brass. Conductor: James Stobart.
    • Walton/Tippett/Britten/Ireland: London Collegiate Brass/Stobart.
    • CRD.
  • Anthony Holborne

    Muy Linda

    Ensemble: Barokksolistene. Director: Bjarte Eike.
    • BIS.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Scherzo No 1 in B minor

    Performer: Simon Trpceski.
    • Frederic Chopin.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 5.
  • François Couperin

    Victoria! Christo resurgenti

    Singer: Carolyn Sampson. Singer: Marianne Beate Kielland. Ensemble: King's Consort. Conductor: Robert King.
    • Couperin: Trois Lecons de Tenebres: The King's Consort.
    • Vivat.
    • 19-21.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Polka (Czech Suite, Op 39)

    Orchestra: Czech Philharmonic. Conductor: Libor Pešek.
    • Dvorak: Czech Suite, Op. 39: Libor Pesek.
    • Virgin Classics.
  • John Cooper

    Fantasia Suite in C for 2 violins, bass viol and organ

    Ensemble: London Baroque.
    • BIS.
  • Jennifer Higdon

    Blue Cathedral

    Orchestra: Atlanta Symphony Orchestra. Director: Robert Spano.
    • Rainbow Body.
    • TELARC.
    • 4.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Sinfonia Concertante in B flat major, H I 105 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Marieke Blankestijn. Performer: Steven Isserlis. Performer: Douglas Boyd. Performer: Matthew Wilkie. Conductor: Sir Roger Norrington. Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra of Europe.
    • Haydn: Cello Concertos: Isserlis/Chamber Orchestra of Europe/Norrington.
    • RCA.
    • 10.
  • Sir George Dyson

    The Poor Parson (The Canterbury Pilgrims)

    Choir: London Symphony Chorus. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Dyson: The Canterbury Pilgrims / In Honour of the City.
    • Chandos.
    • 5.
  • Time Traveller: Snowglobes

    Duration: 02:02

  • Lucy Worsley's Cultural Inspirations

    Duration: 03:38


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Time Travellers: the podcast

Eleanor Rosamund Barraclough presents quirky tales gathered from the corners of history.