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Tuesday with Suzy Klein - Merovingian parenting tips, Jane Glover talks to Suzy about Britten

Refresh your morning with a great selection of classical music, presented by Suzy Klein.

Suzy Klein with Essential Classics - the best in classical music.

0930 Your ideas for companion pieces on the Essential Classics playlist.

1010 Time Traveller - A quirky slice of cultural history.

1050 Suzy's guest this week is the conductor Jane Glover, who'll be revealing the people, places and ideas that have inspired her throughout her life and career.

1130 Slow Moment - time to take a break for a moment's contemplation

3 hours

Music Played

  • William Walton

    Spitfire Prelude and Fugue - concert version

    Orchestra: Orchestra of Opera North. Conductor: Paul Daniel.
    • Walton: Spitfire Prelude and Fugue: Sinofnia concertante.
    • Naxos.
    • 1.
  • Fanny Hensel

    Das Jahr (October)

    Performer: Lauma Skride.
    • The Year.
    • SONY BMG.
    • 10.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Sinfonia (BWV.21); Mache dich, mein Herze, rein (St. Matthew Passion)

    Singer: Benjamin Appl. Ensemble: Concerto Köln.
    • Sony Classical.
  • Nicolò Paganini

    Guitar Sonata No 14 in F major

    Performer: Marco Tamayo.
    • Paganini: Guitar Music.
    • Naxos.
    • 12.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Concerto no.1, Op.15 - iii) Rondo: Allegro

    Performer: Arthur Rubinstein. Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Daniel Barenboim.
    • Dutton.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    La Cenerentola (Overture)

    Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra of Europe. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Rossini: Overtures: Chamber Orchestra of Europe/Abbado.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 5.
  • Gordon Jacob

    Suite for bassoon and string quartet

    Performer: Richard Skinner. Ensemble: Fibonacci Sequence.
    • Fibonacci Sequence: Bassoon.
    • Deux-Elles.
    • 9-12.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Spring Song, Op 16

    Orchestra: Lahti Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Osmo Vänskä.
    • BIS.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Sonata No 30 in E major, Op 109

    Performer: Friedrich Gulda.
    • DECCA.
  • Constant Lambert

    The Rio Grande

    Performer: Jack Gibbons. Singer: Sally Burgess. Choir: Chorus of Opera North. Orchestra: Orchestra of Opera North. Conductor: David Lloyd-Jones.
    • Lambert: Summer's Last Will and Testament; The Rio Grande.
    • HYPERION.
    • 1.
  • Anton Bruckner

    Intermezzo in D minor for string quintet

    Ensemble: The Raphael Ensemble.
    • Bruckner: String Quintet, STrauss: Capriccio Sextet - The Raphael Ensemble.
    • Helios.
    • 6.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Nocturne, Op.60: viii) When most I wink

    Singer: Anthony Rolfe Johnson. Orchestra: London Mozart Players. Conductor: Jane Glover.
    • ASV.
  • Claude Debussy

    Dialogue du vent et de la mer (La mer)

    Orchestra: Lucerne Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Debussy: La Mer: Abbado, Lucerne Festival Orchestra.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 3.
  • Joseph Haydn

    String Quartet in G minor, Hob.III:33

    Ensemble: Hagen Quartett.
    • DG.
  • Max Bruch

    Concerto for two pianos, Op 88a (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Güher Pekinel. Performer: Süher Pekinel. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Concert en sextuor No 4 in B flat major

    Orchestra: Les Talens Lyriques. Director: Christophe Rousset.
    • Rameau: Six Concerts en Sextuor: Les Talens Lyriques/Rousset.
    • Decca.
    • 11-13.
  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Sonata in D major, K 491

    Performer: Murray Perahia.
    • Murray Perahia plays Handel and Scarlatti.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 16.
  • Edward Elgar

    Andante con variazione 'Evesham Andante'

    Ensemble: Athena Ensemble.
    • CHANDOS.

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Time Travellers: the podcast

Time Travellers: the podcast

Eleanor Rosamund Barraclough presents quirky tales gathered from the corners of history.