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Stephen Broad with music for March

Stephen Broad sits in for Jamie tonight with music from spring babies; Chopin, Vivaldi, Villa-Lobos and more. Plus Fiona Robertson joins him from Sound Festival with awards news.

Stephen Broad sits in for Jamie tonight with music from March babies; Chopin, Vivaldi, Ravel, Villa-Lobos and more.
Artistic Director of Sound Festival, Fiona Robertson shares some awards news, plus Sibelius features in our Album of the week. If you missed Scottish tenor Nicky Spence performing last month at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, tune in for a special recording of him in action.

1 hour, 55 minutes

Music Played

  • Frédéric Chopin

    Impromptu in A flat major, Op 29

    Performer: Angela Hewitt.
    • Chopin: The Complete Nocturnes and Impromptus: Angela Hewitt, piano.
    • Hyperion.
    • 8.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Symphony No 1 in E minor Op 39 (Scherzo)

    Orchestra: Gothenburg Symphony. Conductor: Santtu-Matias Rouvali.
    • Sibelius Symphony No 1 / En Saga.
    • Alpha.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Hungarian Dance No 5

    Music Arranger: Roby Lakatos. Ensemble: Roby Lakatos Ensemble.
    • Roby Lakatos & Ensemble.
    • DG.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Mélancolie

    Performer: André Previn.
    • Great Pianists of the 20th Century.
    • PHILIPS.
    • 7.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in B minor for 4 violins and cello, RV 580

    Ensemble: Le Concert des Nations. Director: Jordi Savall.
    • Vivaldi: La Viole de gambe in Concerto: Savall.
    • Alia Vox.
  • Mervyn Horder

    Under the greenwood tree

    Performer: Malcolm Martineau. Singer: Nicky Spence.
  • John Dankworth

    Shall I compare thee to a summer's day

    Performer: Malcolm Martineau. Singer: Nicky Spence.
  • Peter Dickinson

    Hark,hark the lark.

    Composer: Franz Schubert. Performer: Malcolm Martineau. Singer: Nicky Spence.
  • Graham Fitkin

    Metal for orchestra

    Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. Performer: Graham Fitkin.
    • Granite.
    • Decca.
    • 2.
  • David Juritz & Diana Ambache

    Sonatine in A minor (3rd mvt)

    • Liberté, Egalité, Sororité.
    • Ambache.
    • 011.
  • Richard Wagner

    Liebestod (Tristan und Isolde)

    Singer: Jessye Norman. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Colin Davies.
    • Wagner: Wesendonk-Lieder.
    • Philips.
    • 2.
  • Poppy Ackroyd

    Ackroyd: Strata

    Performer: Poppy Ackroyd.
    • Feathers.
    • Denovali Records.
  • Judith Bingham

    The darkness is no darkness

    Choir: VOCES8.
    • Voces 8: Winter.
    • DECCA.
    • 013.
  • Thomas Adès

    Concentric Paths (Rings)

    Performer: Anthony Marwood. Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra of Europe. Conductor: Thomas Adès.
    • Tevot Violin Concerto Couperin Dances.
    • EMI.
    • 2.
  • Heitor Villa‐Lobos

    Bachiana Brasileira No 5

    Singer: Karita Mattila. Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Director: Neville Marriner.
    • Villa-Lobos, Bachianas Brasileiras No.5.
    • Phillips.
    • 2.
  • Jean Sibelius

    En Saga

    Performer: Urban Claesson. Orchestra: Gothenburg Symphony. Conductor: Santtu-Matias Rouvali.
    • Sibelius Symphony No 1 / En Saga.
    • Alpha.
  • Antoine Reicha

    Wind Quintet in A major, Op 91 No 5 (3rd mvt)

    Ensemble: Academia Wind Quintet of Prague.
    • Reicha Wind Quartets 2.
    • HYPERION.
    • 7.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Symphony No 1 in D major, Op 25 (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Claudio Abbado Conducts Prokofiev, Hindemith & Janá_ek.
    • Decca.
    • 4.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Symphony in F minor, Op 36 (3rd mvt)

    Orchestra: Philharmonie Zuidnederland. Conductor: Dmitri Liss.
    • Warner: Vorspiel und Liebestod/ Tchaikovsky: Symphony No 4.
    • Fuga Libera.
  • Maurice Ravel

    La vallée des cloches

    Music Arranger: Percy Grainger. Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle.
    • Percy Grainger In a Nutshell.
    • EMI.
    • 7.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Concerto No 3 in C minor, Op 37 (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Murray Perahia. Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Bernard Haitink.
    • Beethoven: Piano Concertos Nos 3 & 4: Perahia/Haitink.
    • CBS.
    • 2.

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