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BBC Music Day special

Katie Derham presents a BBC Music Day extravaganza with live performances from cellist Laura van der Heijden, The Julian Bliss Quintet and The Band of the RAF Regiment.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Eric Coates

    The Dambusters - March

    Ensemble: The Band of the Royal Air Force Regiment. Conductor: Lt Tom Rodda.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Sorge nell'alma mia (Imeneo)

    Singer: Joyce DiDonato. Conductor: Christophe Rousset. Orchestra: Les Talens Lyriques.
    • Handel: Furore: Joyce DiDonato, Les Talens Lyriques, Rousset.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 9.
  • George Gershwin

    Fascinating Rhythm

    Ensemble: The Julian Bliss Quintet.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Symphony No 1 in D major, Op 25, 'Classical' (1st mvt)

    Orchestra: São Paulo Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Marin Alsop.
    • Naxos.
  • Johanna Müller-Hermann

    String Quartet in E flat major, Op.6; 1st movement

    Performer: Artis Quartett.
    • NIMBUS.
  • Andrew Pearce

    Lightning II

    Ensemble: The Band of the Royal Air Force Regiment. Conductor: Lt Tom Rodda.
  • John Williams

    March of the Resistance / Scherzo for X Wings (from The Force Awakens)

    Ensemble: The Band of the Royal Air Force Regiment. Conductor: Lt Tom Rodda.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Geistliches Lied, Op 30

    Music Arranger: Sir John Eliot Gardiner. Choir: Monteverdi Choir. Orchestra: Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Brahms: Symphony 4; Gardiner.
    • Soli Deo Gloria.
    • 6.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Grande valse brillante in E flat major, Op 18

    Performer: Ingrid Fliter.
    • Chopin: Complete Waltzes.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 1.
  • Benny Goodman

    Avalon

    Ensemble: The Julian Bliss Quartet.
  • Laura Mvula

    Love like a lion, 3rd movement (Look at me now I wear shoes of eagle's wings)

    Performer: BBC Singers.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Symphonic Dance Op 64 no.1

    Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sakari Oramo.
    • Grieg: Peer Gynt: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra/Orama.
    • Erato.
    • 10.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Viola da Gamba Sonata No. 1 in G Major BWV.1027. Mvt III and IV

    Performer: Laura van der Heijen. Performer: Anna Lapwood.
  • Ron Goodwin

    633 Squadron

    Performer: Lt Tom Rodda. Ensemble: The Band of the Royal Air Force Regiment.
  • George Gershwin

    Embraceable You

    Ensemble: The Julian Bliss Quintet.
  • George Gershwin

    Embraceable You

    Ensemble: The Julian Bliss Quintet.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Vocalise

    Performer: Laura van der Heijden. Performer: Anna Lapwood.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Presto in C Minor Wo0 52

    Performer: Pavel Kolesnikov.
  • Johann Baptist Georg Neruda

    Concerto for horn or trumpet and strings in E flat major (1st mvt)

    Performer: Alison Balsom. Performer: Thomas Klug. Orchestra: Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen.
    • Haydn, Hummel etc: Trumpet Concertos: Alison Balsom.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 10.

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