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Sarah Walker with Debussy, Verdi and Villa-Lobos

Sarah Walker’s Sunday morning selection includes Debussy’s Suite Bergamasque. There’s also music by Verdi, Villa-Lobos, and Schubert. This week’s Sunday Escape is the Irish Rhapsody No 4 by Charles Villiers Stanford.

2 hours, 58 minutes

Music Played

  • Johann Pachelbel

    Canon & Gigue

    Ensemble: Hespèrion XXI. Director: Jordi Savall.
    • Ostinato Hesperion XXI Jordi Savall.
    • ALIA VOX.
    • 16.
  • Claude Debussy

    Suite Bergamasque

    Performer: Noriko Ogawa.
    • Debussy Suite Bergamasque; Pour Le Piano Etc. Noriko Ogawa.
    • BIS.
    • 7.
  • François Couperin

    4th Book of Keyboard Pieces, Suite 26: La Pantomime

    Performer: Olivier Baumont.
    • Couperin Quatrieme Livre de Pieces de Clavecin (Baumont).
    • 18.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Vespri Siciliani: Overture

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Verdi: Overtures & Preludes Berliner Philharmoniker Claudio Abbado.
    • 9.
  • Antonio Salieri

    Picciola Serenata in B flat major

    Ensemble: Il Gruppo Di Roma.
    • Salieri - Serenades for Winds.
    • Arts.
    • 8.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Orpheus with his Lute

    Performer: Anna Tilbrook. Singer: James Gilchrist.
    • Vaughan Williams Songs of Travel: Songs and Chamber Works.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 17.
  • Malcolm Arnold

    Whistle Down the Wind: iii. Finale

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Arnold: Film Music – London Symphony Orchestra/Hickox.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 8.
  • Hugo Alfvén

    Aftonen; Dalvisa; Gladjens Blomster

    Choir: Uppsala Academic Chamber Choir. Director: Stefan Parkman.
    • Swedish A Capella, Volume 1 – Forsber/UUCC/Parkman.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 1.
  • Heitor Villa‐Lobos

    Choros no. 10

    Orchestra: Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra. Choir: Schola Cantorum de Caracas. Choir: Simon Bolivar University Chorus. Conductor: Eduardo Mata.
    • Estevez; La Cantata criolla/villa-lobos: Choros no. 10 Simon Bolivar Symphony Or.
    • DORIAN.
  • Franz Schubert

    Impromptu in C minor D. 899 no. 1

    Performer: Nelson Freire.
    • Shumann: Carnaval & Shubert: Impromptus.
    • Sony.
    • 22.
  • Tim Garland

    The Sky is an Empty Mirror

    Performer: Thomas Gould. Performer: Magdalena Filipczak. Performer: Yuri Goloubev. Orchestra: English Session Orchestra. Conductor: Tim Garland.
    • Weather Walker.
    • Edition Records.
    • 3.
  • Richard Rodney Bennett

    Elegy for Miles Davis (Movement 2, Concerto for trumpet and wind orchestra)

    Performer: Shawn Spicer. Ensemble: University of Western Ontario Ensemble. Conductor: Colleen Richardson.
    • Apparitions.
    • Albany.
    • 3.
  • George Gershwin

    I got rhythm, variations for piano and orchestra

    Performer: Wayne Marshall. Orchestra: Aalborg Symfoniorkester.
    • Gerswhin: Rhapsody in Blue/ An American in Paris/ Piano Concerto/ Porgy and Bess.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 5.
  • Ben Oakland

    Java Jive

    Composer: Milton Drake. Performer: Ira Newborn. Ensemble: The Manhattan Transfer.
    • The Manhattan Transfer.
    • Atlantic.
    • 10.
  • Charles Villiers Stanford

    Irish Rhapsody no. 4 Op. 141

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Adrian Boult.
    • Stanford: Piano Concerto no. 2 Irish Rhapsody no. 4.
    • LYRITA.
    • 1.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Die Entfurung, Act 3: Ich baue ganz auf deinem starke

    Singer: Andrew Kennedy. Ensemble: Southbank Sinfonia. Conductor: Simon Over.
    • Arias By Gluck, Mozart & Berlioz Kennedy/Southbank Sinfonia/Over.
  • Trad.

    The Butcher's Boy

    Singer: Natalie Merchant. Ensemble: Kronos Quartet.
    • Folk Songs.
    • Nonesuch.
    • 3.
  • Hugi Gudmundsson

    Iceland's Clock

    Choir: Hamrahlid Choir.
    • Calm Of The Deep.
    • Smekkleysa.
    • 013.
  • Louise Farrenc

    iano Trio in D Minor Op.34 Andante-Allegro

    Performer: Nancy Oliveros. Performer: Laura Sewell. Performer: Mary Ellen Haupert.
    • Centaur.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Il Trovatore, Act II: "Vedi! La fosche" (Anvil Chorus)

    Ensemble: Ambrosian Singers. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Riccardo Muti.
    • Verdi: Choruses/Overtures/Ballet Music: Muti.
    • EMI.
    • 6.


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