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Sarah Walker with Felix and Fanny Mendelssohn, Bach, and D'Indy

Sarah Walker’s Sunday morning selection includes works by both Felix and Fanny Mendelssohn. There’s also Spheres by Prokofiev, with the solo violin of Daniel Hope, and by contrast, Bach’s Double Violin Concerto. This week’s Sunday Escape is D’Indy’s Jour d’été à la montagne.

2 hours, 58 minutes

Music Played

  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Valse-Scherzo No. 1 in A major, Op. 7

    Performer: Mikhail Pletnev.
    • Tchaikovsky: Piano Works.
    • Melodiya.
    • 014.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Concerto for two violins, BWV 1060

    Performer: Andrew Manze. Performer: Rachel Podger. Ensemble: Academy of Ancient Music.
    • Bach: Concertos for Violin.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 010.
  • John Cooke

    Stella celi extirpavit

    Ensemble: The Binchois Consort. Conductor: Andrew Kirkman.
    • The Lily and The Rose.
    • Hyperion.
    • 001.
  • Walter Frye

    Missa Flos regalis - Gloria

    Ensemble: The Binchois Consort. Conductor: Andrew Kirkman.
    • The Lily and The Rose.
    • Hyperion.
    • 004.
  • Luigi Cherubini

    Overture: Anacreon

    Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Lawrence Foster.
    • Claves Digital.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Russian Overture Op. 72

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • Prokofiev: War and Peace Suite.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 013.
  • Gabriel Prokofiev


    Performer: Daniel Hope. Orchestra: Kammerorchester Berlin. Conductor: Simon Halsey.
    • Spheres.
    • DG.
    • 009.
  • Arnold Steck

    The Drum Majorette

    Ensemble: The Staff Band of the Women's Royal Army Corps.
    • Great Marches Volume 12.
    • Bandleader Recordings.
    • 9.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Four Pieces for String Quartet Op. 81: iv. Fugue in E flat

    Ensemble: Merel Quartet.
    • String Quartets by Felix and Fanny Mendelssohn.
    • Genuin.
    • 001.
  • Fanny Hensel

    Das Jahr, 12 Character pieces: i. January, ii. February

    Performer: Els Biesemans.
    • Genuin.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    'Winter' from The Four Seasons Op. 8 no. 4 arr. Trombone and Orchestra

    Performer: Christian Lindberg. Orchestra: Stockholms Nya Kammarorkester. Conductor: Okko Kamu.
    • The Winter Trombone.
    • BIS.
    • 001.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Concert Champetre: iii. Finale

    Performer: Kateřina Chroboková. Ensemble: Anima Eterna Brugge. Conductor: Jos van Immerseel.
    • Zig Zag.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Les Chemins de L'amour

    Performer: Mischa Maisky. Performer: Daria Hovora.
    • Apres Un Reve.
    • DG.
    • 023.
  • Richard Strauss

    Violin Concerto in D minor Op. 8

    Performer: Pavel Šporcl. Orchestra: Prague Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jiří Kout.
    • Supraphon.
  • Duke Ellington

    Such Sweet Thunder (Cleo)

    Orchestra: Duke Ellington & His Orchestra.
    • Columbia.
  • Vincent d’Indy

    Jour d'ete a la montagne Op. 61: i. Aurore

    Orchestra: Iceland Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Rumon Gamba.
    • Chandos.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Une flute invisible

    Performer: Andreas Alin. Performer: Bengt Forsberg. Singer: Anne Sofie von Otter.
    • La Bonne Chanson.
    • DG.
    • 012.
  • Heinrich Schütz

    Deutsches Magnificat

    Ensemble: The Sixteen. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • In Honore J S Bach.
    • Linn.
    • 002.
  • Rebecca Dale


    Choir: VOCES8. Performer: Håkon Samuelsen. Performer: Mari Samuelsen. Performer: Huw Watkins.
    • Winter.
    • Decca.
    • 003.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Trio in E flat, K498 'Kegelstatt' iii. Rondo: Allegretto

    Performer: Richard Hosford. Ensemble: Domus.
    • Virgin Classics.
  • Gary Carpenter

    Ein musikalisches Snookerspiel

    Ensemble: Ensemble 10/10. Conductor: Gary Carpenter.
    • NMC.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Swan Lake, Act IV, 28: Scene & 29: Finale

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: André Previn.
    • Swan Lake.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 026.


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