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James MacMillan at 60

Jamie MacDougall visits the home of composer James MacMillan who celebrates his 60th birthday this year. Plus music from this year's Edinburgh International Festival.

1 hour, 55 minutes

Music Played

  • Max Bruch

    Scottish Fantasy in E flat major, Op.46, 5th mvt Allegro guerriero

    Performer: Jack Liebeck. Conductor: Martyn Brabbins. Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra.
    • Violin Concerto No 3 & Scottish Fantasy.
    • Hyperion.
    • 8.
  • Franz Schubert

    Piano Sonata in B-flat major, D.960, 3rd Mvt

    Performer: Steven Osborne.
  • Emeli Sandé

    Next To Me

    • (CD Single).
    • Virgin.
    • 1.
  • The Bluebells

    Young At Heart

    • Alternative Eighties.
    • Sony Music TV.
    • 8.
  • Hipsway

    The Honeythief

    • Hipsway.
    • Mercury.
  • James Macmillan

    O radiant dawn (Strathclyde Motets)

    Choir: The Sixteen. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • MacMillan/Allegri: Queen of Heaven: The Sixteen.
    • Coro.
    • 6.
  • James Macmillan

    Quickening 1.Incarnadine

    Performer: The Hilliard Ensemble.
    • The Quickening.
    • Chandos.
  • James Macmillan

    Gaude, Gaude (Veni, Veni, Emmanuel)

    Performer: Evelyn Glennie. Orchestra: Scottish Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Jukka‐Pekka Saraste.
    • MacMillan: Veni Veni Emmanuel.
    • CATALYST.
    • 5.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto No. 12 in C major Op. 8 No. 12 RV 178

    Performer: Fabio Biondi. Orchestra: Europa Galante. Conductor: Fabio Biondi.
    • Vivaldi: Il cimento dell'armonia e dell'inventione - 12 concerti, Op. 8.
    • Erato.
  • Aaron Copland

    Symphony No.3, Allegro Molto

    Orchestra: Orchestra of the Americas. Conductor: Carlos Miguel Prieto.
    • Pan- Amercian Reflections.
    • Linn Records.
    • 2.
  • Raymond Scott

    Curley Cue

    Orchestra: Mr. McFall's Chamber.
    • Born In Dirt An' Din.
    • Delphian.
    • 3.
  • Olivier Messiaen

    Vingt Regards sur l'enfant-Jésus, 3rd Mvt

    Performer: Steven Osborne.
  • Wynton Marsalis

    Violin Concerto in D Major, Hootenanny

    Performer: Nicola Benedetti. Orchestra: The Philadelphia Orchestra. Conductor: Cristian Măcelaru.
    • Marsalis: Violin Concerto & Fiddle Dance Suite.
    • Decca.
  • Sir James MacMillan

    The Confession of Isobel Gowdie

    Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Osmo Vänskä.
  • James Macmillan

    Saxophone Concerto: III. Jigs

    Performer: Amy Dickson. Orchestra: Adelaide Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Nicholas Carter.
    • Sony.
  • Sir James MacMillan

    From Ayrshire

    Performer: Nicola Benedetti. Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Sir James MacMillan.
    • Nicola Benedetti.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 8-9.
  • Edward Elgar

    Enigma Variations, Finale, Allegro Presto

    Performer: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Vasily Petrenko.
    • Elgar: Enigma Variations.
    • Onyx.

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