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Essential Classics with Suzy Klein: Sally Phillips, Mrs Salmon's Waxworks, Strauss's Also sprach Zarathustra

Suzy Klein with the best in classical music. With guest, actress and comedian Sally Phillips.

Suzy Klein with Essential Classics - the best in classical music.

0930 Your ideas for companion pieces on the Essential Classics playlist.

1010 Time Traveller – a quirky slice of history.

1050 Cultural inspirations from actress and comedian Sally Phillips.

1130 Slow Moment - time to take a break for a moment's musical reflection.

3 hours

Music Played

  • Nicola Porpora

    Carlo il Calvo (Overture)

    Ensemble: Concerto Köln. Conductor: Pablo Heras‐Casado.
    • El Maestro - Farinelli.
    • Archiv.
    • 2.
  • Robert Schumann

    Symphony No. 1 in B flat Major, Op. 38 "Spring" - 3rd mvt 'Scherzo'

    Conductor: Mariss Jansons. Orchestra: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra.
    • R. Schumann: Symphony No. 1, Op. 38 "Spring" - Schubert: Symphony No. 3, D. 200.
    • BR-Klassik.
    • 3.
  • Ryuichi Sakamoto

    Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence

    Performer: Ryuichi Sakamoto.
    • Playing the Piano / Out of Noise.
    • Decca.
    • 2.
  • Jean-Baptiste Krumpholz

    Concerto for Harp and Orchestra, Op 5 No 7 (Rondeau - Allegro)

    Performer: Xavier de Maistre. Orchestra: Les Arts Florissants. Conductor: William Christie.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • Adolf Strauss

    Ich weiss bestimmt, ich werd Dich wiedersehen

    Performer: James Baillieu. Singer: Benjamin Appl.
  • Richard Strauss

    Also Sprach Zarathustra, op.30 - Introduction

    Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Andris Nelsons.
    • Orfeo.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    L'Amour est le dieu de la paix (Anacréon)

    Singer: Sandrine Piau. Orchestra: Les Paladins. Conductor: Jérôme Corréas.
    • Le Triomphe De L'Amour.
    • Naive.
    • 3.
  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Sonata in D major, K 491 arr Carlos

    Music Arranger: Wendy Carlos. Performer: Wendy Carlos.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Pohjola's Daughter

    Orchestra: Hallé. Conductor: Sir Mark Elder.
    • Halle.
  • Margaret Hubicki

    Rigaudon (Lonely Mere and Rigaudon)

    Performer: Robert Max. Performer: James Kirby.
    • Chandos.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Violin Concerto in E major, BWV 1042 (1st mvt)

    Performer: Rachel Podger. Orchestra: Brecon Baroque.
    • Channel Classics.
  • Ty Jeffries

    English Dance and Brazilian Waltz

    Performer: Ty Jeffries.
    • Lumiere music.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    The Hebrides (Fingal's Cave) - overture Op.26

    Orchestra: Freiburg Baroque Orchestra. Conductor: Pablo Heras‐Casado.
    • Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto - Symphony No. 5 & The Hebrides.
    • harmonia mundi.
    • 4.
  • Leos Janáček

    Fanfare (Sinfonietta)

    Conductor: Charles Mackerras. Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic.
    • Janacek: Sinfonietta/Taras Bulba: Wiener Philharmoniker/Mackerras.
    • Decca.
    • 1.
  • Johann Strauss II

    The Blue Danube

    Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Hebert Von Karajan.
    • MGM.
  • Joseph Haydn

    String Quartet in E flat major Op.20 No.1 - 3rd mvt

    Ensemble: Doric String Quartet.
    • Chandos.
  • Giacomo Puccini

    O mio babbino caro (Gianni Schicchi)

    Singer: Maria Callas. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Tullio Serafin.
    • EMI.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in F major, RV 433 'La tempesta di mare'

    Performer: Lucie Horsch. Orchestra: Amsterdam Vivaldi Players.
    • Decca.
  • George Gershwin

    Summertime/Sometimes I feel like a Motherless Child

    Singer: Mahalia Jackson.
    • X5 Music Group.
  • Claude Debussy

    La Mer - Jeux de vagues

    Orchestra: Les Siècles. Conductor: François‐Xavier Roth.
    • Actes sud.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Kyrie (Mass in C minor, K 427)

    Singer: Camilla Tilling. Orchestra: Gabrieli Consort & Players. Conductor: Paul McCreesh.
    • 111 Years Of Deutsche Grammophon The Collector's Edition Vol.2.
    • Deutshe Grammophon.
    • 1.
  • Michael Torke

    Tahiti, Papeete (Tahiti)

    Ensemble: Ensemble 10/10. Conductor: Clark Rundell.
    • Michael Torke: Tahiti: 10/10 Ensemble/Rundell.
    • Ecstatic Records.
    • 2.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    String Quartet in B flat major, Op 130: 5th movement, Cavatina

    Ensemble: Lindsay String Quartet.
    • Beethoven: String Quartets Volume 7: The Lindsays.
    • ASV.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Study in F major, Op 10 No 8

    Performer: Nelson Goerner.
    • Chopin, Polonaise-Fantasie: Nelson Goerner.
    • Wigmore Hall Live.
    • 13.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    In nature's realm [V prirode] - overture Op.91

    Orchestra: Prague Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Charles Mackerras.


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