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Sarah Walker with Walton, Bliss and Bach

In a shorter than usual programme Sarah Walker’s Sunday morning selection includes music by such British composers as Walton and Bliss, plus an exploration of J S Bach by the jazz pianist Brad Mehldau. This week’s Sunday Escape is by Joseph Canteloube and is in the ancient language of Occitan.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Jesus bleibet meine Freude

    Ensemble: Concentus Musicus Wien. Choir: Tölz Boys' Choir. Conductor: Nicolaus Harnoncourt.
    • J.S. Bach: Kantaten BWV 140 & 147.
    • TELDEC.
    • 017.
  • Josef Suk

    Summer Impressions Op.22b

    Performer: Jonathan Plowright.
    • Suk: Piano Music.
    • Hyperion.
    • 6.
  • Bedrich Smetana

    Smetana: Overture to The Bartered Bride

    Orchestra: Pro Arte Orchestra. Conductor: Charles Mackerras.
    • Janacek: Sinfonietta etc..
    • EMI.
    • 11.
  • Arthur Bliss

    Rhapsody (1919)

    Ensemble: Nash Ensemble. Singer: Elizabeth Gale. Singer: Anthony Rolfe Johnson. Conductor: Lionel Friend.
    • Bliss: Rout/Rhapsody/Conversations/Madam Noy etc..
    • Hyperion.
    • 2.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Prelude no. 1 in C major from Well-Tempered Clavier Book II, BWV 870

    Performer: Brad Mehldau.
    • After Bach.
    • Nonesuch.
    • 4.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    After Bach: Pastorale

    Performer: Brad Mehldau.
    • After Bach.
    • Nonesuch.
    • 5.
  • Arthur Honegger

    Pastorale d'ete

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Vladimir Jurowski.
    • Jurowski conducts Honegger Symphony No. 4 / Christmas Cantata.
    • LPO.
    • 1.
  • Witold Lutosławski

    Silesian Triptych

    Singer: Agata Zubel. Ensemble: filharmonia wroclawska. Conductor: Jacek Kaspszyk.
    • Lutoslawski: Opera Omnia Vol 5.
    • ACCORD.
    • 4.
  • William Walton

    Popular Song (Façade, No 5 from Suite no. 2)

    Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Andrew Litton.
    • British Music Collection - William Walton.
    • Decca.
    • 9.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    The Creatures of Prometheus: Overture

    Performer: Cyprien Katsaris.
    • Beethoven: The Creatures of Prometheus & Symphony No.7 Extract.
    • PIANO 21.
    • 1.
  • Robert Schumann

    Andante & Variations in B flat for 2 pianos, 2 cellos & horn, op. 46

    Performer: Martha Argerich. Performer: Alexandre Rabinovitch-Barakovsky. Performer: Mischa Maisky. Performer: Natalia Grigoryevna Gutman. Performer: Marie Luise Neunecker.
    • Schumann: Chamber Music.
    • EMI.
    • 5.
  • Joseph Canteloube

    Chants d'Auvergne: Bailero

    Singer: Kate Royal. Ensemble: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Edward Gardner.
    • Kate Royal.
    • EMI.
    • 3.
  • Sally Beamish

    Kyle Song

    Performer: Sally Beamish.
    • Sally Beamish: Bridging The Day : Works for Cello & Piano.
    • BIS.
    • 8.
  • Traditional Scottish

    Lady Mary Hay's Scots Measure

    Performer: Jordi Savall. Performer: Andrew Lawrence‐King.
    • The Celtic Viol - La Viole Celtique.
    • ALIA VOX.
    • 18.
  • John Danyel

    Mrs Anne Grene Her Leaves Be Greene

    Performer: Jakob Lindberg.
    • Nocturnal.
    • BIS.
    • 9.
  • Punch Brothers

    Three Dots and a Dash

    Ensemble: Punch Brothers.
    • All Ashore.
    • Nonesuch.
    • 3.
  • Richard Rodney Bennett

    Puer Nobis

    Choir: The Cambridge Singers. Director: John Rutter.
    • Sea Change.
    • Collegium.
    • 019.


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