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Sarah Walker with Gerswhin, Schumann and Revueltas

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

Sarah Walker’s Sunday morning selection includes American music from Ferdé Grofé and George Gershwin. There’s earlier music from Lassus, Haydn’s Symphony No 78 in C minor, as well as music from Rossini and Schumann. This week’s Sunday Escape is Noche de Yucat by Mexican composer, violinist and conductor Silvestre Revueltas..

2 hours, 58 minutes

Music Played

  • Domenico Cimarosa

    Il Matrimonio Segreto: Sinfonia

    Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Daniel Barenboim.
    • Cimarosa: Il Matrimonio Segreto.
    • DG.
    • 001.
  • Béla Bartók

    Romanian Dances

    Performer: Emmanuel Pahud. Performer: Christian Rivet.
    • Around The World.
    • Warner.
    • 002.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony no. 78 in C Minor

    Orchestra: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra.
    • DG.
  • Trad.

    The Cuckoo's Nest

    Ensemble: Nickel Creek.
    • Nickel Creek.
    • Sugar Hill Records.
    • 008.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    William Tell, Act III: Danse, Toi Que L'Oiseau ne Suvrait pas, Pas De Soldats

    Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Choir: Ambrosian Singers. Conductor: Lamberto Gardelli.
    • Rossini: William Tell.
    • EMI.
    • 009.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Slavonic Dance Op. 72 No. 2 in E minor

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Herbert von Karajan.
    • DG.
  • Charlie Chaplin

    Smile from 'Modern Times'

    Performer: Itzhak Perlman. Orchestra: Boston Pops Orchestra. Conductor: John Williams.
    • Cinema Serenade 2: The Golden Age.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 003.
  • Ferde Grofé

    Grand Canyon Suite: IV. Sunset

    Orchestra: New York Philharmonic. Conductor: Leonard Bernstein.
    • Sony Classical.
  • George Gershwin

    Rhapsody in Blue - Transcription for Solo Piano

    Performer: Frank Braley.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Variazione a più strumenti obbligati

    Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Iván Fischer.
    • Rossini: Instrumental Music.
    • Channel Classics.
    • 007.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Clarinet Quintet in B Minor Op. 115 I. Allegro

    Performer: Richard Hosford. Ensemble: Nash Ensemble.
    • Wigmore Hall Live.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Rinaldo: Overture

    Orchestra: Freiburg Baroque Orchestra. Conductor: René Jacobs.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • Michel Legrand

    What are you doing the rest of your life?

    Performer: Michel Legrand. Performer: François Laizeau. Singer: Natalie Dessay. Singer: Pierre Boussaguet.
    • Entre elle et lui.
    • Erato.
    • 009.
  • Silvestre Revueltas

    Noche de Yucatan 'Andante Espressivo', from La Noche de los Mayas

    Orchestra: Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Gustavo Dudamel.
    • DG.
  • Manuel Ponce

    2 Canciones Mexicanas: ii. Estrellita

    Performer: Maxim Vengerov. Performer: Vag Papian.
    • Phenomenal Vengerov.
    • EMI.
    • 007.
  • Orlande de Lassus

    Penitential Psalm No. 6

    Ensemble: Henry's Eight. Director: Jonathan Brown.
    • Lassus: Penitential Psalms.
    • Hyperion.
    • 003.
  • Rebecca Clarke


    Performer: Philip Dukes. Performer: Sophia Rahman.
    • NAXOS.
  • Robert Schumann

    Jagdlied no. 5: Bei der Flasche

    Ensemble: amarcord. Ensemble: german hornsound.
    • Wald.Horn.Lied.
    • Genuin.
    • 008.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Introduction and Polonaise Brillante in C Op. 3

    Performer: Steven Isserlis. Performer: Dénes Várjon.
    • Hyperion.
  • George Antheil

    Symphony No 6 - 3rd Movement Allegro

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: John Storgårds.
    • Chandos.
  • Billy Mayerl

    Bats in the Belfry

    Performer: Susan Tomes.
    • Virgin.


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