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Monday with Ian Skelly - Roxanna Panufnik, Mozart's The Magic Flute

Refresh your morning with a great selection of classical music. Ian Skelly's guest is composer Roxanna Panufnik.

Ian Skelly with Essential Classics - the best in classical music.

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

1010 Our Classical Century - Kate Romano discovers the BBC's first ever outside broadcast

1050 Ian’s guest this week is the composer Roxanna Panufnik, who reveals the people, ideas and music that have inspired her throughout her life and career.

1130 Slow Moment - time to take a break for a moment's musical reflection.

3 hours

Music Played

  • Frédéric Chopin

    Study in C major, Op 10 No 1

    Performer: Murray Perahia.
    • Sony.
  • Poul Ruders

    New Rochelle Suite (excs)

    Performer: David Starobin. Performer: Daniel Druckman.
    • Bridge.
  • Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov

    Procession of the Sardar (Caucasian Sketches, Op 10)

    Conductor: David Zinman. Orchestra: Baltimore Symphony Orchestra.
    • Telarc.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Concerto à due cori in F major, HWV 333 (5th & 6th mvt)

    Ensemble: Zefiro. Conductor: Alfredo Bernardini.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Simple Symphony, Op 4

    Orchestra: Camerata Nordica. Director: Terje Tonnesen.
    • Benjamin Britten - Music for String Orchestra.
    • Bis.
    • 012.
  • Dame Ethel Smyth

    Prelude and Fugue in F sharp major

    Performer: Liana Șerbescu.
    • CPO.
  • Richard Strauss

    Im Abendrot (Four Last Songs)

    Singer: Nina Stemme. Orchestra: Royal Opera Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Antonio Pappano.
    • Strauss: 4 Last Songs; Final Scenes: Nina Stemme.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 7.
  • Bedrich Smetana

    Festive Overture in D major, Op 4

    Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic.
    • Smetana: Richard III/ Wallenstein's Cam/Hakon Jarl/Prague Carnival.
    • Chandos.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    The Magic Flute - overture

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda.
    • GBBBC.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Oboe Concerto in C major, K 314

    Performer: Alexei Ogrintchouk. Orchestra: Lietuvos kamerinis orkestras.
    • BIS.
  • Béla Bartók

    Quartet no.4 - Allegretto pizzicato

    Ensemble: Arcadia Quartet.
    • Chandos.
  • Frank Bridge

    Nocturne (Suite for String Orchestra)

    Orchestra: English Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: William Boughton.
    • NIMBUS.
  • Olivier Messiaen

    Turangalila-symphonie; mvt.6; Jardin du sommeil d'amour

    Performer: Steven Osborne. Performer: Cynthia Millar. Orchestra: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Juanjo Mena.
    • Messiaen: Turangalila-Symphonie.
    • Hyperion.
    • 6.
  • Giuseppe Tartini

    Violin Sonata in G minor "Devil's trill"

    Performer: Nicola Benedetti. Orchestra: Scottish Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Christian Curnyn.
    • Nicola Benedetti: Italia.
    • Decca.
    • 5.
  • Barbara Strozzi

    Mi Fa Rider La Speranza

    Performer: Craig Marchitelli. Singer: Roberta Invernizzi.
    • La bella piu bella.
    • Glossa.
    • 013.
  • Tomaso Giovanni Albinoni

    Oboe Concerto in D major, Op 9 No 2

    Performer: Alfredo Bernardini. Orchestra: Harmony of Nations Baroque Orchestra.
    • Les Caracteres de la danse.
    • Raumklang.
    • 014.
  • Hamish MacCunn

    Highland Memories

    Orchestra: Royal Ballet Sinfonia. Conductor: John Wilson.
    • The Land of the Mountain and the Flood.
    • ASV.
    • 14-16.
  • Philip Glass

    Koyaanisqatsi [film soundtrack] - Pruit Igoe

    Conductor: Michael Riesman.
    • Island Masters.
  • Henri Mulet

    Carillon-sortie in D major

    Performer: Christopher Herrick.
    • Organ Fireworks V.
    • Hyperion.
    • 8.


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