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Sarah Walker with Pachelbel, Albinoni and Respighi

Sarah Walker’s Sunday morning selection includes early music from Pachelbel and Albinoni. There’s also a fine performance of Beethoven’s string quartet opus 18, No. 4, with the Hagen Quartet. The Sunday Escape features Respighi’s Fountains of Rome.

2 hours, 58 minutes

Music Played

  • Frederick Delius

    Idylle de Printemps

    Orchestra: Halle. Conductor: Sir Mark Elder.
    • HALLE.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Vier Lieder Op. 100: ii.Lob des Frühlings; iii. Frühlingslied (2.39)

    Choir: Nederlands Kamerkoor. Conductor: Uwe Gronostay.
    • GLOBE.
  • Tomaso Giovanni Albinoni

    Concerto à 5 in C major for 2 oboes and strings in C, op. 7 no. 11

    Performer: Anthony Robson. Performer: Catherine Latham. Ensemble: Collegium Musicum 90. Conductor: Simon Standage.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Johann Pachelbel

    Hexachordum Appolinis: Aria Sebaldina in F minor

    Performer: Mark Edwards.
    • Early music.
  • Joseph Horovitz


    Orchestra: Royal Ballet Sinfonia. Conductor: Joseph Horovitz.
    • ASV Classics.
  • Joseph Horovitz


    Orchestra: Royal Ballet Sinfonia. Conductor: Joseph Horovitz.
    • ASV Classics.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Cantata 'Ich armer Mensch, ich Sündenknecht' BWV55

    Singer: Christoph Prégardien. Orchestra: Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra. Choir: Amsterdam Baroque Choir. Director: Ton Koopman.
    • Challenge.
  • Elena Kats‐Chernin

    Re-invention No. 1 for Descant Recorder (after invention No. 8 in F Major by J.S.Bach)

    Performer: Genevieve Lacey. Ensemble: Flinders Quartet.
    • ABC Classics.
  • Malcolm Arnold


    Orchestra: Philharmonia. Conductor: Bryden Thomson.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    String Quartet op. 18 no 4

    Ensemble: Hagen Quartett.
    • DG.
  • Jules Massenet

    Manon - ballet: Act 1 Scene ii - Des Grieux's lodgings in Paris

    Orchestra: Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. Conductor: Richard Bonynge.
    • Decca.
  • Giacomo Puccini

    Manon Lescaut, Act 1: Donna non vidi mai

    Singer: Jonas Kaufmann. Orchestra: Orchestra of the Academy of Santa Cecilia, Rome. Conductor: Sir Antonio Pappano.
    • Sony.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Improvisations Op. 150 for Organ: No 7: Allegro Giacoso

    Performer: Joachim Dorfmüller.
    • Capriccio.
  • Dmitri Kabalevsky

    The Comedians Orchestral Suite

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Vassily Sinaisky.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Antônio Carlos Jobim

    One note samba

    Performer: Joe Pass. Singer: Ella Fitzgerald.
    • Pablo Records.
  • Ottorino Respighi

    Fountains of Rome

    Orchestra: Boston Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Seija Ozawa.
    • DG.
  • Judith Bingham

    A walk with Ivor Gurney

    Choir: Tenebrae. Conductor: Nigel Short. Singer: Dame Sarah Connolly.
    • Signum.
  • Catrin Finch

    Listen to the grass grow

    Ensemble: Catrin Finch & Seckou Keita.
    • Bendigedig.
  • Franz Schubert

    Piano Sonata No 19 in C minor, D958 iv) Allegro

    Performer: Sir András Schiff.
    • ECM.


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