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Sarah Walker with Vivaldi, Walton and Beach

Sarah Walker’s Sunday morning selection includes Vivaldi’s bassoon concerto in E Minor, RV 484, and an excerpt from William Walton’s ever-popular Façade. There’s also a Haydn Symphony (No. 47 The Palindrome) and more orchestral music from Mozart. The Sunday Escape features Dreaming by Amy Beach.

2 hours, 58 minutes

Music Played

  • Giovanni Gabrieli

    Canzon noni toni a 12 (C.183)

    Ensemble: Gabrieli Players. Conductor: Paul McCreesh.
    • A Venetian Christmas.
    • Archiv.
    • 009.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Bassoon Concerto in E flat RV.483

    Performer: Klaus Thunemann. Ensemble: I Musici.
    • Philips.
  • Benjamin Britten

    5 Flower Songs

    Choir: Polyphony. Conductor: Stephen Layton.
    • Sacred and Profane and other choral music.
    • Hyperion.
    • 001.
  • Trad.

    Rambling Boys of Pleasure

    Singer: Olivia Chaney. Ensemble: Kronos Quartet.
    • Nonesuch.
  • Trad.

    Lagan Love

    Performer: Barry Douglas.
    • Celtic Reflections.
    • Chandos.
    • 010.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Des Knaben Wunderhorn VI) Der Schildwache Nachtlied

    Singer: Dietrich Fischer‐Dieskau. Singer: Elisabeth Schwarzkopf. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: George Szell.
    • Warner Classics.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Des Knaben Wunderhorn, III) Verlorne Muh

    Singer: Dietrich Fischer‐Dieskau. Singer: Elisabeth Schwarzkopf. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: George Szell.
    • EMI.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Des Knaben Wunderhorn XI) Trost im Unglück

    Singer: Dietrich Fischer‐Dieskau. Singer: Elisabeth Schwarzkopf. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: George Szell.
    • Warner Classics.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Blumine movement (from Symphony no 1)

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra (LPO). Conductor: Vladimir Jurowski.
    • LPO.
  • William Walton

    Façade, Suite no. 1: Swiss Yodelling Song

    Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Andrew Litton.
    • Decca.
  • Hugi Gudmundsson

    Sléttuband

    Choir: Hamrahlid Choir. Conductor: Borgerõarkórinn Ingólfdóttir.
    • Smekkleysa.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony no. 47 'The Palindrome'

    Orchestra: Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orchestra. Conductor: Adam Fischer.
    • Nimbus.
  • Guillaume de Machaut

    Quant en moy/ Amour et biauté parfaite / Amara valde

    Ensemble: Orlando Consort.
    • The Dart of Love.
    • Hyperion.
    • 003.
  • Gavin Bryars

    The Fifth Century: ii. As sure as there is a space infinite

    Choir: The Crossing. Ensemble: PRISM Quartet. Conductor: Donald Nally.
    • ECM.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Dolly Suite

    Performer: Karin Lechner. Performer: Sergio Tiempo.
    • Avanti.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Romance (Youth) (from the Gadfly Suite, Op. 97a No. 8)

    Performer: Daniel Hope. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Maxim Dmitrievich Shostakovich.
    • Warner Classics.
  • Freddie Hubbard

    Up Jumped Spring

    Performer: James Spaulding. Performer: Albert Dailey. Performer: Otis Ray Appleton. Singer: Bob Cunningham.
    • Backlash.
    • Atlantic.
    • 5.
  • Amy Beach

    Dreaming

    Performer: Alan Feinberg.
    • The American Romantic.
    • Argo.
    • 001.
  • Robert Schumann

    Mondnacht

    Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy. Singer: Barbara Bonney.
    • Decca.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Var det en drom? (was it a dream?) Op. 37 no. 4

    Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy. Singer: Barbara Bonney.
    • Decca.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Horn Concerto no. 3 in E flat major K. 447

    Performer: Radek Baborák. Ensemble: Baborak Ensemble.
    • Supraphon.
  • Percy Grainger

    Irish tune from County Derry

    Orchestra: Royal Northern College of Music Wind Orchestra. Conductor: Timothy Reynish.
    • Chandos.
  • Francesco Canova da Milano

    Francesco Canova da Milano: Fantasia no 55

    Performer: Nigel North.
    • BGS.
  • Gabriel Jackson

    The Passion of Our Lord Jesus Christ (mov. 2 Anointing at Bethany)

    Singer: Emma Tring. Choir: Merton College Choir. Orchestra: Oxford Contemporary Sinfonia. Conductor: Benjamin Nicholas.
    • Delphian.

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