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Sarah Walker with Holst, Handel and Takemitsu

Sarah Walker with a broad range of music, including works by Grieg, Holst, Handel and Hildegard of Bingen. Her Sunday Escape features Rain Tree by Toru Takemitsu.

Sarah Walker’s Sunday morning selection includes chamber works from Grieg and Holst. There is also a fine performance of the first of Handel’s Opus 6 Concerti Grossi by the Academy of Ancient Music directed by Andrew Manze, plus earlier music by Hildegard of Bingen. The Sunday Escape features Rain Tree by Toru Takemitsu.

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2 hours, 58 minutes

Music Played

  • Anon.

    The Scottish Huntsupe

    Performer: Jonathan Hugh-Jones. Performer: Marcus Claridge.
    • Fires of Love.
    • Delphian.
    • 023.
  • Gustav Holst


    Ensemble: Ensemble Arabesques.
    • Farao.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Andante con moto

    Performer: Lars Bjornkjaer. Performer: Andreas Brantelid. Performer: Christian Ihle Hadland.
    • BIS.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Conceerto Grosso, Op. 6 no 1 in G major

    Performer: Academy of Ancient Music. Conductor: Andrew Manze.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Three Japanese Lyrics

    Singer: Jane Manning. Ensemble: Nash Ensemble. Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Alexander Scriabin

    Piano Sonata No. 9 - Black Mass Sonata

    Performer: Yevgeny Sudbin.
    • BIS.
  • Vladislav Agafonnikov

    Canticle for the 150th Anniversary of the Moscow Conservatory

    Choir: Chamber Choir of Moscow Conservatory. Conductor: Alexander Soloviev.
    • Melodiya.
  • Alexander Tchaikovsky

    Can't Get Drunk with Unpleasant People

    Choir: Chamber Choir of Moscow Conservatory. Conductor: Alexander Soloviev.
    • Melodiya.
  • Trevor Duncan

    High Heels

    Orchestra: Symfonický orchester Slovenského rozhlasu. Conductor: Andrew Penny.
    • Marco Polo.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Four Studies for Orchestra

    Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle.
    • Warner Classics.
  • Léonin

    Alleluya, Dulce lignum, dulces clavos

    Ensemble: Red Byrd.
    • Helios.
  • Hildegard von Bingen

    Ancient Suite

    Performer: Martin Frost. Choir: Adolf Fredricks Flickkor. Orchestra: Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • Roots.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 001.
  • Giovanni Battista Pergolesi

    Manca la guida al pie (La conversion e morte di San Guglielmo Duca d'Aquitania)

    Singer: Veronica Cangemi. Orchestra: Orchestra Mozart. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Archiv.
  • Jean-Henri d'Anglebert

    Suite no. 2 in G minor: ii. Allemande

    Performer: Sophie Yates.
    • CHANDOS.
  • George Gershwin

    Variations on I Got Rhythm for Piano and Orchestra

    Performer: David Parkhouse. Conductor: Bernard Herrmann. Ensemble: London Festival Recording Ensemble.
    • Decca.
  • Franz Danzi

    Variations on a Theme from Don Giovanni La Ci Darem La Mano

    Performer: Raphael Wallfisch. Orchestra: Northern Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Nicholas Ward.
    • Nimbus.
  • Chick Corea

    Children's Song no. 6

    Ensemble: Chick Corea & Gary Burton.
    • Egger Innovations.
  • Toru Takemitsu

    Rain Tree

    Performer: Bob Becker. Performer: Russell Hartenberger. Performer: Ryan Scott.
    • NAXOS.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony no. 20 in C

    Ensemble: Academy of Ancient Music. Director: Christopher Hogwood.
    • L'Oiseau Lyre.
  • Christoph Willibald Gluck

    Orfeo ed Euridice Wq.30/Act 3: J'ai perdu mon Euridice

    Singer: Juan Diego Flórez. Orchestra: Guiseppe Verdi Symphony Orchestra of Milan. Conductor: Carlo Rizzi.
    • Decca.
  • Herbert Howells

    Cello Concerto III. Finale Allegro Vigoroso

    Performer: Guy Johnston. Orchestra: Britten Sinfonia. Conductor: Christopher Seaman.
    • King's College.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Fugue in G minor BWV542 'Great'

    Performer: Olivier Latry.
    • La Dolce Vita.
  • Vinicius de Moraes

    Você E Eu

    Performer: João Gilberto. Performer: Antônio Carlos Jobim.
    • World Pacific Records.


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