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Sarah Walker with an English selection including Arne, Elgar, Finzi and Vaughan Williams

Sarah Walker's Sunday morning selection includes English music by Arne, Elgar, Finzi and Vaughan Williams. Plus chamber music from Mozart and Chopin.

2 hours, 58 minutes

Music Played

  • William Boyce

    Symphony no. 8 in D minor: iii. Tempo di Gavotta

    Ensemble: Academy of Ancient Music. Director: Christopher Hogwood.
    • Boyce: Symphonies, Op. 2.
    • L’Oiseau Lyre.
    • 23.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    The Hero's Song Op. 111

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jiří Bělohlávek.
    • Dvorak Symphonies 5 & 6, etc.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 6.
  • Thomas Arne

    Sonata no. 8 in G major: Minuet (& 4 variations)

    Performer: Christopher Hogwood.
    • Arne: Eight Harpsichord Sonatas.
    • Decca.
    • 21.
  • Trad.

    Lord Rendall

    Performer: Andreas Martin. Singer: Andreas Scholl.
    • English Folksongs and Lutesongs.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 21.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Variations on Mozart's 'La ci darem la mano' in B flat major, Op. 2

    Performer: Daniil Trifonov.
    • Chopin Evocations.
    • DG.
    • 01.
  • Edward Elgar

    Rosemary

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: John Wilson.
    • Elgar: The Longed For Light - Elgar's Music In Wartime.
    • Somm.
    • 7.
  • Léo Delibes

    Les filles de Cadiz - Chanson Espagnole

    Singer: Kate Royal. Ensemble: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Edward Gardner.
    • Kate Royal.
    • EMI.
    • 2.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    The Well Tempered Clavier Book 1: Prelude No. 22 in B flat minor; Fugue No.22 in B flat minor

    Performer: Richard Egarr.
    • Das Wohltemperierte Clavier Vol.1.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 19.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    The Well Tempered Clavier Book 1: Prelude no. 23 in B major; Fugue no. 23 in B major

    Performer: Richard Egarr.
    • Das Wohltemperierte Clavier Vol.1.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 23.
  • Charles Ives

    The Unanswered Question

    Orchestra: New York Philharmonic. Conductor: Leonard Bernstein.
    • Ives: Symphony No. 2, Central Park In The Dark, Etc.
    • DG.
    • 11.
  • Charles Ives

    Three Quarter-tone pieces: iii. Chorale

    Performer: Joel Sachs. Performer: Cheryl Selzer.
    • Ives: Piano, Chamber and Vocal Works.
    • Naxos.
    • 17.
  • Aaron Copland

    An Outdoor Overture

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Aaron Copland.
    • Copland; Popular Orchestral Works.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 18.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    A Sea Symphony: On the Beach at Night Alone

    Singer: Jonathan Summers. Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Choir: London Philharmonic Choir. Conductor: Bernard Haitink.
    • A Sea Symphony.
    • EMI.
  • Amy Beach

    By The Still Waters

    Performer: Kirsten Johnson.
    • Amy Beach Piano Music Vol 4.
    • Guild.
    • 01.
  • Cole Porter

    Too Darn Hot

    Singer: Anne Miller. Orchestra: MGM Studio Orchestra. Conductor: André Previn.
    • Kiss Me Kate Original Soundtrack.
    • CBS.
    • 3.
  • Fanny Mendelssohn

    Das Jahr: Juli

    Performer: Laume Skride.
    • The Year.
    • Sony BMG.
    • 7.
  • Gerald Finzi

    Eclogue Op. 10

    Performer: Peter Katin. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Vernon Handley.
    • Gerald Finzi Nocturne.
    • Lyrita.
    • 10.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    String Quartet no. 13 in D minor K.173

    Ensemble: Hagen Quartett.
    • Die Fruhen Streich-Quartette.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 17.
  • Jonathan Harvey

    Song of June

    Ensemble: Tenebrae. Conductor: Nigel Short.
    • Music of the Spheres.
    • Signum.
    • 17.
  • Paul Taffanel

    Wind Quintet, mov.1

    Ensemble: Les Vents Français.
    • Music for Wind Ensemble.
    • Warner.
    • 18.
  • Thea Musgrave

    The Seasons: iv. Summer

    Orchestra: Scottish Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Nicholas Kraemer.
    • Musgrave: Memento Vitae, Helios, Night Music & The Seasons.
    • NMC.
    • 10.

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