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Composer Lyell Cresswell and violinist Francesca Dego

Jamie talks to New Zealand-born composer Lyell Cresswell about his latest project with Red Note Ensemble, plus Gareth Williams shares a Future Classic by composer David Lang.

Jamie talks to New Zealand born composer Lyell Cresswell about his latest recording project with Red Note Ensemble. Gareth Williams shares a Future Classic from New York composer David Lang. Italian violinist Francesca Dego shines in our Album of the Week, plus new releases from the Elias quartet, Murray Perahia and Aksel Rykkvin.

1 hour, 55 minutes

Music Played

  • Kate Bush


    Music Arranger: Kyle Sanna. Singer: Anne Sofie von Otter. Ensemble: Brooklyn Rider.
    • So Many Things.
    • NAIVE.
    • 1.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Goldberg Variations, BWV 988 (Aria)

    Orchestra: Britten Sinfonia. Conductor: Thomas Gould.
    • Bach, J S: Goldberg Variations, BWV988.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 001.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Serenade in G major, K 525, 'Eine kleine Nachtmusik' (2nd mvt)

    Orchestra: Concentus Musicus Wien. Conductor: Nikolaus Harnoncourt.
    • Mozart: Eine Kleine Nachtmusik: Concentus Musicus Wien/Harnoncourt.
    • Teldec.
    • 2.
  • Dame Ethel Smyth

    Piano Piece in E major

    Performer: Liana Șerbescu.
    • Ethel Smyth - Complete Piano Works.
    • CPO.
    • 004.
  • Ottorino Respighi

    Il cuccu (The Birds)

    Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • Respighi: Ancient Airs and Dances.
    • HMV Classics.
    • 17.
  • Lyell Cresswell


    Ensemble: Red Note Ensemble.
    • Lyell Cresswell: Music For String Quartet.
    • Delphian.
  • Lyell Cresswell

    Scherzo 1

    Ensemble: Red Note Ensemble.
    • Lyell Cresswell: Music For String Quartet.
    • Delphian.
  • Witold Lutosławski

    Cello Concerto

    Performer: Paul Watkins. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Edward Gardner.
    • Lutosławski: Orchestral Works 3.
    • Chandos.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Cello Suite No 5 in C minor, BWV 1011 (Prelude)

    Performer: Philip Higham.
    • Bach: Suites for Solo Cello.
    • Delphian.
    • 7.
  • Amy Beach

    Pastorale for Woodwind Quintet, Op. 151

    Ensemble: Ambache Chamber Ensemble.
    • Beach: Violin Sontata etc..
    • CHANDOS.
    • 6.
  • Robert Schumann

    Quartet No 2 in f major op. 41 No 2 (1st mvt)

    Ensemble: Elias Quartet.
    • Schumann Quartets Nos 2 & 3.
    • Alpha.
  • Enrique Granados

    Fandango by candlelight

    Performer: Xiayin Wang.
    • Granados - Goyescas.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 3.
  • Nicolò Paganini

    Paganini: Violin Concerto No 1 in D Major Op 6 - 2nd mvt

    Performer: Francesca Dego. Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Daniele Rustioni.
    • Francesca Dego: Paganini 1 / Wolf-Ferrari Violin Concertos.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    "Moonlight" Sonata No. 14 in C sharp minor Op. 27/2

    Performer: Murray Perahia.
    • Beethoven: Piano Sonatas Nos. 14 & 29.
    • DG.
    • 5.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Slavonic Dance in B flat major, Op.72 No.6

    Orchestra: Royal Scottish National Orchestra. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • Dvorak: Slavonic Dances.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 14.
  • Johann Nepomuk Hummel

    Trumpet Concerto in E flat major (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Alison Balsom. Performer: Thomas Klug. Orchestra: Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen.
    • Haydn, Hummel etc: Trumpet Concertos: Alison Balsom.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 2.
  • Nikolai Yakovlevich Myaskovsky

    Cello Sonata No 2 in A minor op 81, 3rd mvt

    Performer: Pavel Gomziakov. Performer: Andrei Korobeinikov.
    • Works for Cello and Piano.
    • ONYX.
  • Traditional

    Bold William Taylor

    Performer: Christopher Glynn. Music Arranger: Percy Grainger. Singer: Claire Booth.
    • Percy Grainger - Folk Music.
    • Avie.
    • 1.


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