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Grammy-winning composer Craig Armstrong in session

Grammy-winning composer Craig Armstrong joins Jamie in the studio to play tracks from his latest album 'Sun on You'.

Grammy-winning composer Craig Armstrong joins Jamie in the studio to play tracks from his latest album 'Sun on You' and talks about working with the renowned Scottish Ensemble and the importance of 'stillness' in his new music. Plus a look ahead to this year's Lammermuir festival and music from former BBC Young Musician winner Laura Van Der Heijden, The Marian Consort and trumpeter Tine Thing Helseth.

1 hour, 55 minutes

Music Played

  • Carl Orff

    Carmina Burana, Ecce gratum

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Choir: London Symphony Chorus. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Orff: Carmina Burana.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 5.
  • Jonathan Lane

    There Is No Rose

    Choir: Gabrieli Consort. Conductor: Paul McCreesh.
    • A Rose Magnificat.
    • Signum Classics.
    • 3.
  • Craig Armstrong

    If You Should Fall

    Performer: Craig Armstrong.
  • Craig Armstrong

    Sun On You

    Performer: Craig Armstrong.
  • Anatoly Konstantinovich Lyadov

    Prelude in B minor, Op 1'11

    Performer: Laura van der Heijden. Performer: Peter Limonov.
    • 1948: Russian Works For Cello And Piano.
    • Champs Hill.
    • 012.
  • Grace Williams

    Penillion, Moderato cantando

    Performer: Ray Allan. Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Charles Groves.
    • Grace Williams: Sea Sketches; Fantasia; Carillons; Penillion.
    • Lyrita.
    • 6.
  • John Sheppard

    Ave Maris Stella, 2nd Mvt

    Choir: Gabrieli Consort. Conductor: Paul McCreesh.
    • A Rose Magnificat.
    • Signum Classics.
    • 3.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg Concerto No 4 in G major, BWV 1049, 3rd Mvt

    Performer: John Butt. Ensemble: Dunedin Consort. Director: John Butt.
    • Six Brandenburg Concertos - Johann Sebastian Bach.
    • Linn Records.
    • 2.
  • Karlheinz Stockhausen

    Tierkreis, Leo

    Music Arranger: Caroline Shaw. Ensemble: The Knights.
    • Golijov: Azul; Stockhausen: Tierkreis.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 7.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Symphony No.4 in E Minor, Op.94, 4th mvt.

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Thomas Søndergård.
    • Brahms Symphony No.4.
    • BBC Music magazine.
    • 9.
  • Elena Kats‐Chernin

    Roses in a Box

    Performer: William Howard.
    • Sixteen Contemporary Love Songs.
    • Orchid Classics.
    • 2.
  • Acker Bilk & Stan Tracey

    Stranger On The Shore

    • Stranger On The Shore/Jukebox Instrumentals #2.
    • Old Gold.
    • 1.
  • Annibale Stabile

    Quaeramus cum Pastoribus

    Choir: The Marian Consort. Director: Rory McCleery.
    • Christmas with the Shepherds.
    • Delphian.
    • 10.
  • Johannes Brahms

    String Quartet in A minor, Op.51, 3rd Mvt

    Ensemble: Danish String Quartet.
    • Haydn; Brahms - String Quartets.
    • BR Klassik.
    • 7.
  • Owain Park

    Ave Maris Stella, 3rd mvt.

    Choir: Gabrieli Consort. Conductor: Paul McCreesh.
    • A Rose Magnificat.
    • Signum Classics.
    • 3.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Violin Concerto in D major, Op 35 (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Nicola Benedetti. Orchestra: Czech Philharmonic. Conductor: Jakub Hrůša.
    • Tchaikovsky/Bruch Violin Concertos.
    • Deutsche Grammaphon.
    • 2.
  • Franz Schubert

    Ave Maria, D.839, Op.52 No.6

    Performer: Jens Franke. Singer: Anna Huntley.
    • Schubert Songs For Voice & Guitar.
    • Quartz.
    • 8.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Troldtog, Op 54, No 3

    Ensemble: tenThing.
    • 10.
    • EMI.
    • 013.
  • Robert Ramsey

    How Are The Mighty Fall'n

    Choir: Stile Antico.
    • Tune Thy Musicke To Thy Hart.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 4.

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