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Sarah Walker with Stravinsky, Zemlinsky and Karlowicz

Sarah Walker with a broad range of music, including works by Stravinsky, Mendelssohn, Purcell and Zemlinsky. Her Sunday Escape features Mieczysław Karlowicz's Lithuanian Rhapsody.

Sarah Walker’s Sunday morning selection includes ballet music from Stravinsky and a choral work from Felix Mendelssohn. There’s also the Ode to St Cecilia’s Day from Henry Purcell and a wind quintet from Zemlinsky. The Sunday Escape features the Lithuanian Rhapsody by the Polish composer Mieczysław Karlowicz.

2 hours, 58 minutes

Music Played

  • Anon.


    Ensemble: L’Arpeggiata. Director: Christina Pluhar.
    • ALPHA.
  • Henry Purcell

    Welcome to all the pleasures - Ode for St Cecilia's Day Z.339

    Choir: Collegium Vocale Gent. Conductor: Philippe Herreweghe.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • Alexander von Zemlinsky

    Humoreske (Rondo)

    Ensemble: Les Vents Français.
    • Warner Classics.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Psalm 100: 'Jauchzet dem Hern, all welt'

    Choir: Eesti Filharmoonia Kammerkoor. Conductor: Daniel Reuss.
    • Ondine.
  • Cyrillus Kreek

    Taaveti laulud 22: 'Mu Jumal! Mu Jumal!'

    Choir: Eesti Filharmoonia Kammerkoor. Conductor: Daniel Reuss.
    • Ondine.
  • Edward Elgar

    Piano Quintet in A minor Op. 84

    Performer: Martin Roscoe. Ensemble: Brodsky Quartet.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Piano Concerto No. 21 in C major, K467 iii) Allegro vivace assai

    Performer: Ingrid Haebler. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Witold Rowicki.
    • Philips.
  • Eric Coates

    Springtime Suite: iii Dance of the Twilight

    Orchestra: Symfonický orchester Slovenského rozhlasu. Conductor: Andrew Penny.
    • NAXOS.
  • Philippe Hersant

    Sextet for piano and winds 'Osterlied'

    Performer: Éric Le Sage. Ensemble: Les Vents Français.
    • Warner Classics.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Firebird - Suite (1919)

    Orchestra: Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Paavo Järvi.
    • Telarc.
  • Alessandro Scarlatti

    Non so qual piu m'ingombra: Aria 'Nacque, col Gran Messia'

    Performer: Elizabeth Watts. Performer: The English Concert. Conductor: Lawrence Cummings.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • George Antheil

    Tom Sawyer

    Orchestra: Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Hugh Wolff.
    • CPO.
  • Duke Ellington

    In a sentimental mood

    Composer: Irving Mills. Performer: John Coltrane. Performer: Duke Ellington. Performer: Aaron Bell. Performer: Elvin Jones.
    • Impulse.
  • Mieczyslaw Karlowicz

    Lithuanian Rhapsody

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier.
    • Chandos.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Fantasia in C Hob. XVII no. 4

    Performer: Alfred Brendel.
    • Philips.
  • Libby Larsen

    A lover's journey: Shall I compare thee to a Summer's Day

    Ensemble: The King’s Singers.
    • Signum Classics.
  • Alan Hovhaness

    Sonata for harp and guitar, op. 374 'Spirit of Trees' : iv.Moderato - Allegro Conspirito

    Performer: Yolanda Kondonassis. Performer: Jason Vieaux.
    • Azica.
  • Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck

    Ballo del Granduca

    Performer: Peter Jan Belder.
    • Intermusic S A.
  • Franz Schubert

    Symphony No. 8 in B minor, D759 'Unfinished' ii) Andante con moto

    Orchestra: Residentie Orkest. Conductor: Jan Willem de Vriend.
    • Challenge.
  • Björk


    Composer: Thomas Knak. Performer: Renée Fleming. Orchestra: Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Sakari Oramo.
    • Decca.


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