Main content
Sorry, this episode is not currently available

Sunrise to sunset

A musical journey from dawn to dusk, starting with Haydn's Sunrise quartet and ending with Ferde Grofe's evocation of sunset in the Grand Canyon. On the way, music from Liszt, CPE Bach, Satie, Paganini, and a stop at the Penguin Cafe...

29 minutes

Last on

Tue 23 Jul 2019 19:00

Music Played

  • Joseph Haydn

    String Quartet in B flat major, Op 76 No 4, 'Sunrise' (3rd mvt)

    Ensemble: Doric String Quartet.
    • Chandos CHAN10886.
    • Chandos.
    • 3.
  • Franz Liszt

    Impromptu ("Nocturne") in F sharp major

    Performer: Vladimir Horowitz.
    • Vladimir Horowitz: Studio Recordings.
    • 11.
  • Simon Jeffes

    Air à danser ('Still Life' at the Penguin Cafe)

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Barry Wordsworth.
    • DECCA.
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Cello Concerto in A major, Wq 172

    Performer: Truls Mørk. Orchestra: Les Violons du Roy. Conductor: Bernard Labadie.
    • Virgin.
  • Erik Satie

    Gymnopédie No 3 in A minor

    Performer: Anne Queffélec.
    • Satie: Gymnopedies, Gnossiennes & Sports et Divertissements: Anne Queffelec.
    • Virgin Classics.
  • Nicolò Paganini

    Caprice in A minor, Op 1 No 5

    Performer: James Ehnes.
    • ONYX.
  • Ferde Grofé

    Grand Canyon Suite (4th mvt, Sunset)

    Orchestra: Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Hans-Dieter Baum.
    • Capriccio.


Don't Worry, Be Happy – Ten pieces of uplifting music

Don't Worry, Be Happy – Ten pieces of uplifting music

Ten pieces and 300 years of irresistibly cheerful music including Don't Worry Be Happy...

Music to help you focus

Music to help you focus

Discover the best classical music for study, inspiration and relaxation.

Enjoy the In Tune Mixtape wherever you are

Enjoy the In Tune Mixtape wherever you are

It's on air every weekday at 7pm, but you can listen any time, anywhere. Here's how.