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Britten's Young Person's Guide, Elgar Cello Concerto

As part of Our Classical Century, tonight's In Tune Mixtape features Britten's The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra plus some lesser-known gems, and a few surprises.

The ultimate ear worm, based on the Rondeau from Purcell Abdelazer Suite, this evening's specially curated playlist features Britten's The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra, the delicious musings of Edward Elgar realised at the hands of Cellist Johannes Moser, and lesser-known gems plus a few surprises.

30 minutes

Last on

Mon 18 Feb 2019 19:00

Music Played

  • Benjamin Britten

    The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Steuart Bedford.
    • COLLINS CLASSICS.
  • Jacques Castérède

    Flutes en Vacances: Joyeuses

    Ensemble: Flute Quartet.
    • OCTAVIA RECORDS.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Oboe Concerto from BWV 105, 170 and 49 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Albrecht Mayer. Music Arranger: Andreas N. Tarkmann. Choir: Trinity Baroque. Orchestra: The English Concert.
    • Voices of Bach: Albrecht Meyer.
    • Decca.
    • 16.
  • George Gershwin

    Rhapsody in Blue

    Performer: André Previn. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra.
    • EMI.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Etudes, Op. 10: 7. Etude in C Major

    Performer: Alexander Melnikov.
    • Four pianos, Four Pieces.
    • harmonia mundi.
    • 111.
  • Franz Schubert

    Piano Quintet in A major, D 667, 'Trout' (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Zoltán Kocsis. Performer: Gábor Takács‐Nagy. Performer: Károly Schranz. Performer: Gábor Ormai. Performer: András Fejér. Ensemble: Takács Quartet.
    • Schubert: Trout Quintet: Zoltan Kocsis, Takacs Quartet.
    • Hungaroton.
    • 3.
  • Edward Elgar

    Concerto In E Minor Op.85 For Cello And Orchestra, i. Adagio - Moderato

    Performer: Johannes Moser. Orchestra: Orchestre de la Suisse Romande. Conductor: Andrew Manze.
    • Pentatone : PTC 5186 570.
    • Pentatone.
    • 1.
  • Samuel Scheidt

    Courant dolorosa (Battle Suite arr Jones)

    Ensemble: Philip Jones Brass Ensemble.
    • La Battaglia: Philip Jones Brass Ensemble.
    • Decca.
    • 2.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Ma mère l'oye suite: I. Pavane de la bell (Arr. for Marimba & Vibraphone)

    Music Arranger: Rachel Xi Zhang. Music Arranger: Laurent Warnier. Ensemble: Joint Venture Percussion Duo.
    • Ravel: Dances & Fairy Tales.
    • BIS.
    • 7.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Meine Seel erhebt den Herren (Cantata No 10)

    Choir: Monteverdi Choir. Ensemble: English Baroque Soloists. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Bach Cantatas: Gardiner.
    • Soli Deo Gloria.
    • 7.
  • Henry Purcell

    Rondeau (Abdelazar)

    Ensemble: Brandenburg Consort. Conductor: Roy Goodman.
    • Rondeaux Royaux: The Brandenburg Consort, Roy Goodman.
    • Hyperion.
    • 11.

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