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Scottish Opera highlights

Stephen Broad sits in for Jamie MacDougal with a Scottish Opera performance of Gilbert and Sullivan highlights, complete with costume changes and a narrator! His album of the week features the outstanding flute player Ana de la Vega.

1 hour, 55 minutes

Music Played

  • Percy Grainger

    Early One Morning

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • The Grainger Edition, Volume 3: Works for Chorus and Orchestra.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 10.
  • Steve Reich

    Electric Counterpoint:II. Slow

    Performer: Sean Shibe.
    • Soft.
    • Delphian Records.
    • 13.
  • Fanny Hensel

    String Quartet in E flat major

    Ensemble: Quatuor Ébène.
    • Felix & Fanny Mendelssohn: String Quartets.
    • VIRGIN.
    • 005.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    HMS Pinafore: Overture

    Performer: Sasha Savaloni. Performer: Laura Sergeant.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    I'm called little Buttercup

    Performer: Sasha Savaloni. Performer: Laura Sergeant. Librettist: William Gilbert. Singer: Jessica Leary.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    I Am The Captain Of The Pinafore

    Performer: Sasha Savaloni. Performer: Laura Sergeant. Librettist: William Gilbert. Singer: Jessica Leary. Singer: Oscar Castellino.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    Sorry Her Lot Who Loves Too Well

    Performer: Sasha Savaloni. Performer: Laura Sergeant. Librettist: William Gilbert. Singer: Jessica Leary.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    When I was a lad

    Performer: Sasha Savaloni. Performer: Laura Sergeant. Librettist: William Gilbert. Singer: Jessica Leary. Singer: Oscar Castellino.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    Refrain, Audacious Tar

    Performer: Sasha Savaloni. Performer: Laura Sergeant. Librettist: William Gilbert. Singer: Jessica Leary. Singer: Oscar Castellino.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    Oh Joy, Oh Rapture Unforeseen

    Performer: Sasha Savaloni. Performer: Laura Sergeant. Librettist: William Gilbert. Singer: Jessica Leary. Singer: Oscar Castellino.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    Fair Moon, To Thee I Sing l

    Performer: Sasha Savaloni. Performer: Laura Sergeant. Librettist: William Gilbert. Singer: Jessica Leary. Singer: Oscar Castellino.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    Things Are Seldom What They Seem

    Performer: Sasha Savaloni. Performer: Laura Sergeant. Librettist: William Gilbert. Singer: Jessica Leary. Singer: Oscar Castellino.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    A Simple Sailor Lowly Born

    Performer: Sasha Savaloni. Performer: Laura Sergeant. Librettist: William Gilbert. Singer: Jessica Leary.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    Never Mind the Why or Wherefore

    Performer: Sasha Savaloni. Performer: Laura Sergeant. Librettist: William Gilbert. Singer: Jessica Leary. Singer: Oscar Castellino.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    Carefully On Tip-Toe Stealing

    Performer: Sasha Savaloni. Performer: Laura Sergeant. Librettist: William Gilbert. Singer: Jessica Leary. Singer: Oscar Castellino.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    A Many Years Ago

    Performer: Sasha Savaloni. Performer: Laura Sergeant. Librettist: William Gilbert. Singer: Jessica Leary. Singer: Oscar Castellino.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    HMS Pinafore: Finale

    Performer: Sasha Savaloni. Performer: Laura Sergeant. Librettist: William Gilbert. Singer: Jessica Leary. Singer: Oscar Castellino.
  • Leos Janáček

    String Quartet No 1, 'Kreutzer Sonata' (1st mvt)

    Ensemble: Takács Quartet.
    • Janacek/Smetana String Quartets.
    • Hyperion.
    • 5.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Flute Concerto No.2 In D Major, K 314, Rondo Allegretto

    Performer: Ana de la Vega. Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra.
    • Mozart Myslivecek: Flute Concertos.
    • Pentatone.
    • 3.
  • Ottorino Respighi

    Respighi: The Pines of Rome (final movement: 'I Pini della via Appia')

    Orchestra: The Philadelphia Orchestra. Conductor: Riccardo Muti.
    • Respighi: Pines of Rome, etc..
    • EMI.
    • 4.
  • Enrique Granados

    Oriental (12 Danzas españolas, Op 37)

    Performer: Mischa Maisky. Performer: Lily Maisky. Music Arranger: Gregor Piatigorsky.
    • Espana! - Songs And Dances From Spain.
    • DG.
    • 8.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Atalanta (Overture)

    Performer: Alison Balsom. Orchestra: The English Concert. Conductor: Trevor Pinnock.
    • Sound The Trumpet - Royal Music Of Purcell And Handel.
    • EMI.
    • 9.
  • Julian Anderson

    I Saw Eternity

    Choir: Choir of Gonville & Caius College, Cambridge. Director: Geoffrey Webber. Singer: Clover Willis. Singer: Alice Webster. Singer: Owen Winter. Singer: Humphrey Thompson.
    • Julian Anderson: Choral Music.
    • Delphian.
    • 8.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Sehr feierlich, aber schlicht (Symphony No. 2)

    Orchestra: Munich Philharmonic Orchestra. Singer: Olga Borodina. Conductor: Valery Gergiev.
    • Mahler: Symphony No. 2 'Resurrection'.
    • Munich Philharmonic.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Bagatelle in A minor, WoO 59, 'Für Elise'

    Performer: Dame Moura Lympany.
    • 100 Best Relaxing Classics.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 15.
  • Enrique Granados

    Granados: Goyescas: Quejas o La maja y el ruisenor

    Performer: Alicia de Larrocha.
    • Enrique Granados: The Collection.
    • Sony.
    • 6.
  • Josef Myslivecek

    Flute Concerto in D Major, 3rd movement

    Performer: Ana de la Vega. Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra.
    • Mozart Myslivecek: Flute Concerto.
    • Pentatone.
    • 9.

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