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Sarah Walker with Beethoven, Marcabrun and McPhee

Sarah Walker with a broad range of music, including works by Beethoven, Marcabrun and Poulenc. Her Sunday Escape is Colin McPhee's Tabuh-Tabuhan.

Sarah Walker’s Sunday morning selection includes Beethoven’s string quartet in F, arranged from his piano sonata Op. 14, No. 1. There’s also music ranging in time from the pre-baroque, by Marcabrun and John Jenkins, via the Italian baroque of Locatelli to the early 20th century work of Poulenc. This week’s Sunday Escape is from Canadian-born composer Colin McPhee’s Tabuh-Tabuhan, evoking the sound world of Bali.

2 hours, 58 minutes

Music Played

  • Francis Poulenc

    Pastourelle (de L'Eventail de Jeanne FP. 45)

    Performer: Pascal Rogé.
    • Poulenc: Piano Works.
    • Decca.
    • 15.
  • Anonymous

    En Ma Forest

    Performer: Hazel Brooks. Ensemble: Duo Trobairitz. Singer: Faye Newton.
    • The Language of Love Songs of the troubadours and trouvères.
    • Hyperion.
    • 7.
  • Marcabrun

    L'autrier jost'una sebissa

    Ensemble: Clemencic Consort. Singer: Zeger Vandersteene. Director: René Clemencic.
    • Troubadours.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 7.
  • Malcolm Arnold

    Concertino for oboe and strings

    Performer: Nicholas Daniel. Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Vernon Handley.
    • Conifer.
  • John Jenkins

    Fantasia Suite for 3 viols and organ no. 4 in C major

    Performer: Paul Nicholson. Ensemble: Fretwork.
    • The Mirrour and Wonder of his Age.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 3.
  • Pietro Locatelli

    Sonata in G minor Op.2a No.3

    Performer: Lisa Beznosiuk. Performer: Nigel North.
    • Concord of Sweet Sounds.
    • Amon Ra.
    • 1.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    English Folk Song Suite

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Adrian Boult.
    • Vaughan Williams: Serenade to Music etc..
    • EMI Classics.
    • 2.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    The Wasps Overture

    Director: Mark Elder Cbe. Orchestra: Hallé.
    • Vaughan Williams Pastoral Symphony and Other Works.
    • Halle.
    • 7.
  • Frank Loesser

    Fugue for Tinhorns

    Orchestra: National Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: John Owen Edwards. Singer: Nicolas Colicos. Singer: David Green. Singer: Don Stephenson.
    • Guys & Dolls.
    • TER limited.
    • 3.
  • Alexander Scriabin

    Etude in C sharp minor, Op.2 No. 1

    Performer: Garrick Ohlsson.
    • Scriabin - The Complete Etudes for Piano.
    • Bridge.
    • 1.
  • Johann Christian Bach

    Piano Concerto in E Flat Op. 7 No. 5

    Performer: Sebastian Knauer. Conductor: Sir Roger Norrington. Orchestra: Zürcher Kammerorchester.
    • Bach & Sons: Piano Concertos.
    • Berlin Classics.
    • 10.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    String Quartet in F from Piano Sonata in E, Op. 14 no. 1

    Ensemble: Gewandhaus Quartet.
    • Beethoven: The String Quartets.
    • NCA.
    • 012.
  • Witold Lutosławski

    Paganini Variations

    Performer: Bernd Glemser. Orchestra: Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Antoni Wit.
    • Lutoslawski: Orchestra Works Vol. 3.
    • NAXOS.
    • 1.
  • Rued Langgaard

    Symphony No. 12

    Orchestra: DR SymfoniOrkestret. Conductor: Thomas Dausgaard.
    • Rued Langgaard - The Symphonies.
    • Dacapo.
    • 1.
  • Heitor Villa‐Lobos

    Bachianas Brasileiras

    Ensemble: The Modern Jazz Quartet.
    • The Sheriff.
    • Atlantic.
    • 3.
  • Colin McPhee

    Tabuh-Tabuhan ii. Nocturne

    Performer: Elizabeth Burley. Performer: John Alley. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Leonard Slatkin.
    • Slatkin conducts Britten & McPhee.
    • Chandos.
    • 5.
  • Tomás Luis de Victoria

    O Quam Gloriosum

    Orchestra: The Sixteen. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • Into The Light.
    • Decca.
    • 4.
  • Charles-Valentin Alkan

    Troisieme recueil de chants Op. 65

    Performer: Marc-André Hamelin.
    • Alkan - Concerto for Solo Piano.
    • Hyperion.
    • 4.
  • Édouard Lalo

    Chants Russes Op.29 ii Lento

    Performer: Jean-Jaques Kantorow. Performer: Pierre-Alain Volondat. Ensemble: Tapiola Sinfonietta. Conductor: Kees Bakels.
    • Lalo: Concerto russe - Romance-serenade - Fantaisie-ballet - Piano Concerto.
    • BIS.
    • 2.
  • Roxanna Panufnik

    Four World Seasons: Autumn in Albania

    Performer: Tasmin Little. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra.
    • A Violin for All Seasons.
    • Chandos.
    • 13.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Symphony no.2 in D major Allegro con Spirito

    Orchestra: Staatskapelle Berlin. Conductor: Daniel Barenboim.
    • Brahms: The Symphonies.
    • DG.
    • 4.

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