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Sarah Walker with Couperin, Leonarda and Elgar

Sarah Walker with a broad range of music, including her Sunday Escape.

Sarah Walker’s Sunday morning selection includes Haydn’s Piano Sonata No. 13 in G and Josef Suk’s Fantastic Scherzo for orchestra. There’s also contemporary music by the late Derek Bourgeois, and baroque gems from François Couperin, Christian Petzold, and Isabella Leonarda. This week’s Sunday Escape is Elgar’s In The South (Alassio).

2 hours, 58 minutes

Music Played

  • Josef Suk

    Fantastic Scherzo op.25

    Orchestra: Czech Philharmonic. Conductor: Charles Mackerras.
    • Suk: Summer Tale & Fantastic Scherzo.
    • Decca.
    • 6.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Sonata No. 13 in G "Partita" (Hob. XVI: 6)

    Performer: Jean-Efflam Bavouzet.
    • Haydn: Piano Sonatas, Vol. 7.
    • Chandos.
    • 007.
  • Mogens Pederson

    Nu Bede vi den Hellingånd

    Choir: Copenhagen University Choir Lille MUKO.
    • Choral Music from the time of Christan IV.
    • Point.
    • 19.
  • Nicolas Vallet

    Onse Vader in Hemelryck

    Performer: Paul O’Dette.
    • Nicolas Vallet: Le secret des muses.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 16.
  • Herbert Howells

    Hymnus Paradisi: iii Psalm 23, The Lord is My Shepherd

    Singer: Claire Rutter. Singer: James Gilchrist. Choir: Bach Choir. Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: David Hill.
    • Howells: Hymnus Paradisi.
    • NAXOS.
    • 4.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    Overture - The Mikado

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Charles Mackerras.
    • Mackerras: Pineapple Poll Mackerras.
    • EMI.
    • 3.
  • Derek Bourgeois

    Harvest Anthem

    Choir: Choir of Guildhall Cathedral. Conductor: Barry Rose.
    • Creator Spirit: A 20th Century Choral Anthology.
    • Guild.
    • 11.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Five Melodies, Op. 35

    Performer: Gil Shaham. Performer: Orli Shaham.
    • Prokofiev - Works for Violin and Piano.
    • Canary Classics.
    • 007.
  • Constant Lambert

    The Rio Grande

    Performer: Jack Gibbons. Singer: Sally Burgess. Choir: Opera North Chorus. Orchestra: Orchestra of Opera North. Conductor: David Lloyd-Jones.
    • Lambert: Summer’s Last Will and Testament.
    • Hyperion.
    • 1.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Piano Concerto no 1: final movement: Rondo - Allegro non troppo

    Performer: Sir András Schiff. Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Georg Solti.
    • Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 1 Etc..
    • Decca.
    • 3.
  • Ned Washington

    Stella By Starlight

    Composer: Victor Young. Performer: Bill Evans.
    • Conversations with myself.
    • Verve.
    • 5.
  • Edward Elgar

    In the South (Alassio), Op. 50

    Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Elgar: Enigma Variations and other works.
    • DG.
    • 1.
  • Isabella Leonarda

    Sonata duodecima

    Ensemble: Bizzarrie Armoniche.
    • Donne Barocche.
    • Opus 111.
    • 11.
  • Vincenzo Bellini

    Col sorriso d'innocenza

    Singer: Montserrat Caballé. Orchestra: Orchestra Della Radiotelevisione Italiana. Conductor: Gianandrea Gavazzeni.
    • Royal Opera.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Che mi rechi?...La clemenza

    Singer: Montserrat Caballé. Orchestra: RCA Italiana Opera Orchestra & Chorus. Conductor: Anton Guadagno.
  • Joly Braga Santos

    Symphonic Overture No 2 Op. 11 "Lisboa"

    Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Álvaro Cassuto.
    • Braga Santos: Orchestral Works.
    • NAXOS.
    • 2.


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