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Sarah Walker live from Sage Gateshead with special guests

Live from Sage, Sarah Walker with guests and music, including her Sunday Escape.

Live from Sage Gateshead Sarah Walker is joined by BBC Radio 4’s Claudia Hammond and by saxophonist Faye MacCalman to explore the theme of emotion in music. Sarah’s Sunday morning music selection ranges from Mozart to Steve Reich, plus music by Grieg and Poulenc. There’s also recorded music from Faye MacCalman herself, exploring a range of emotions. And as ever, there’s Sarah's Sunday Escape.

2 hours, 57 minutes

Music Played

  • Dag Wirén

    Serenade for Strings: Marcia

    Orchestra: Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • DG.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Sonata for two pianos in D K.448

    Performer: Murray Perahia. Performer: Radu Lupu.
    • Sony Classical.
  • Steve Reich

    Electric Counterpoint: II. Slow

    Performer: Pat Metheny.
    • Different Trains.
    • Nonesuch.
    • 06.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Piano Sonata no. 2: ii. Non Allegro - Lento

    Performer: John Lill.
    • Nimbus.
  • Frank Loesser

    Sit Down you're rocking the boat

    Singer: Stubby Kaye. Ensemble: Guys and Dolls Chorus.
    • Guys and Dolls.
    • MCA.
    • 14.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Clarinet Sonata

    Performer: Martin Fröst. Performer: Roland Pöntinen.
    • BIS.
  • Punch Brothers


    Ensemble: Punch Brothers.
    • Who’s Feeling Young Now.
    • Nonesuch.
    • 006.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Piano Concerto in A minor: ii Adagio

    Performer: Leif Ove Andsnes. Orchestra: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Dmitri Georgievich Kitayenko.
    • Erato.
  • Erik Satie

    Gymnopedie no. 1

    Performer: Anne Queffélec.
    • Erato.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Concerto for 2 violins BWV 1043 in D minor: i. Allegro

    Performer: Petra Müllejans. Performer: Gottfried von der Goltz. Orchestra: Freiberg Baroque Orchestra.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • Samuel Barber

    Agnus Dei

    Ensemble: VOCES8.
    • Decca.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Notturno No. 8 in G major Hob. II:27 - Adagio

    Ensemble: Royal Academy of Music Soloists Ensemble. Director: Trevor Pinnock.
    • Gran Partita.
    • Linn.
    • 009.
  • John Adams

    Short Ride in a Fast Machine

    Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle.
    • American Classics.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 003.
  • Archipelago


    • Weightless.
    • 13.
  • Faye MacCalman

    Live at La Sala Rossa, Montreal September 2017

    Performer: Faith Brackenbury. Ensemble: Archipelago.
  • Claude Debussy

    Images Book 1: Reflets dans L'eau

    Performer: Werner Haas.
    • Complete Piano Music Volume 1.
    • Philips.
    • 001.
  • Archipelago


    Composer: Faith Brackenbury. Performer: Faith Brackenbury. Ensemble: Archipelago.
  • Molly Drake

    Soft Shelled Crabs

    Ensemble: The Unthanks.
  • Archipelago

    Between Waves (edit)

    Performer: Lisette Auton. Ensemble: Archipelago.
  • Max Richter

    Recomposed: Spring 3

    Performer: Daniel Hope. Orchestra: Konzerthaus Kammerorchester Berlin. Director: André de Ridder.
    • Recomposed.
    • DG.
    • 004.
  • Frederick Delius

    On Hearing The First Cuckoo in Spring

    Orchestra: Northern Sinfonia of England. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • HMV.
  • Herbert Murrill

    O Mistress Mine

    Choir: Tenebrae. Director: Nigel Short.
    • Music of the Spheres.
    • Signum.
    • 001.
  • Béla Bartók

    Romanian Folk Dances

    Orchestra: Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Hugh Wolff.
    • Teldec.
  • Träd

    Kuando el Rey Nimrod

    Performer: Jeffrey Strauss. Performer: Karim Sulayman. Performer: Neil Snaidas. Ensemble: Apollo’s Fire. Orchestra: Cleveland Baroque Orchestra. Conductor: Jeanette Sorrell.
    • Sephardic Journey.
    • AVIE.
    • 002.


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