Main content

Alix Fox

Alix from Radio 1's Unexpected Fluids tries Clemmie's classical playlist and is profoundly moved by a new discovery.

Writer, presenter, sex educator and host of Radio 1's Unexpected Fluids podcast, Alix Fox, tries Clemmie's classical playlist and is profoundly moved by a new discovery.

Alix's playlist in full

Arvo Part - Fratres
Igor Stravinsky - The Shrovetide Fair (from Petrushka)
Jennifer Higdon - Pale Yellow (from Piano Trio)
Johann Paul von Westhoff - Imitazione delle Campane (from Sonata For Violin And Continuo III)
Jean Sibelius - Symphony no.5 (Finale)
James MacMillan - The Gallant Weaver

Classical Fix is a podcast from BBC Radio 3. If you're new to classical music and wondering where to start - this is where you start.

Available now

31 minutes

Last on

Mon 23 Dec 2019 00:00

Music Played

  • Arvo Pärt

    Fratres (for String Quartet)

    Ensemble: Tallinn String Quartet.
  • John Martyn

    Small Hours

    Performer: John Martyn.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Petrushka, Pt.1; The Shrove-tide fair

    Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Mariss Jansons.
  • Jennifer Higdon

    Pale Yellow (Piano Trio)

    Performer: Anne Akiko Meyers. Performer: Alisa Weilerstein. Performer: Adam Neiman.
    • NAXOS.
  • Johann Paul von Westhoff

    Violin Sonata No 3, 'Imitazione delle campane'

    Performer: Daniel Hope. Performer: Jonathan Cohen.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Symphony No 5 in E flat major, Op 82 (3rd mvt)

    Orchestra: Lahti Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Osmo Vänskä.
  • Sir James MacMillan

    The Gallant Weaver for unaccompanied chorus

    Choir: Gabrieli Consort. Conductor: Paul McCreesh.
    • SIGNUM.

Broadcasts

  • Mon 20 May 2019 00:00
  • Mon 23 Dec 2019 00:00

Featured in...

Rob Delaney – My Taste in Classical

Rob Delaney – My Taste in Classical

Rob adores Moondog and thinks Beethoven's 2nd Symphony isn't top Beethoven...

Six mind-expanding music podcasts to subscribe to right now

Six mind-expanding music podcasts to subscribe to right now

Love music? Looking for new ear-fodder for your commute? We've got you covered.

Five celebrities get a classical fix

Five celebrities get a classical fix

The most memorable, funny and moving moments from the podcast for classical newbies.

Clara Amfo's classical music fix

Clara Amfo's classical music fix

What happened when the Radio 1 DJ dipped her toes into classical for the first time?

Podcast