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Essential Classics with Suzy Klein: Chabrier's Joyeuse Marche, Townsend Warner's Tudor Tunes, Natalie Clein

Refresh your morning with a great selection of classical music, presented by Suzy Klein.

Suzy Klein with Essential Classics - the best in classical music.

0930 Your ideas for companion pieces on the Essential Classics playlist.

1010 Musical Time Travellers – stories behind the music-making of the British Isles.

1050 Cultural inspirations from our guest of the week, the cellist Natalie Clein.

1130 Slow Moment - time to take a break for a moment's musical reflection.

3 hours

Music Played

  • Wilhelm Stenhammar

    Serenade in F Major, Op. 31: I. Overtura (Live)

    Orchestra: Gothenburg Symphony. Conductor: Herbert Blomstedt.
    • Stenhammar: Symphony No. 2 in G Minor, Op. 34 & Serenade in F Major, Op. 31 (Liv.
    • BIS.
    • 5.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Ballade No.2 in F major (op. 38)

    Performer: Leif Ove Andsnes.
    • SONY.
  • Ferruccio Busoni

    Divertimento Op.52 for flute and orchestra

    Performer: Emmanuel Pahud. Conductor: Ivan Repušić. Orchestra: Münchner Rundfunkorchester.
    • Warner Classics.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Les chemins de l'amour

    Singer: Felicity Lott. Performer: Graham Johnson.
    • Poulenc: Voyage a Paris: Felicity Lott/Graham Johnson.
    • Helios.
    • 30.
  • Emmanuel Chabrier

    Joyeuse marche for orchestra

    Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Chabrier: Espana: Wiener Philharmoniker, John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 10.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony No.92 in G major 'Oxford' (3rd mvt)

    Orchestra: Freiburg Baroque Orchestra. Conductor: René Jacobs.
    • Haydn - Symphonies Nos. 91 & 92: Rene Jacobs.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 5.
  • Santiago de Murcia


    Ensemble: Los Otros.
    • Tinto: Los Otros.
    • DHM.
  • Fritz Kreisler

    String Quartet in A Minor: II. Scherzo. Allegro vivo, con spirito

    Ensemble: Modigliani Quartet.
    • Portraits.
    • Mirare.
    • 105.
  • Richard Strauss

    Schlagobers - ballet in 2 acts (Op.70), Schlagobers-Walzer

    Orchestra: Detroit Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • Strauss: Schlagobers, Munchen: Detroit SO/Jarvi.
    • Chandos.
    • 5.
  • Emmanuel Chabrier

    Joyeuse marche for orchestra

    Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Chabrier: Espana: Wiener Philharmoniker, John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 10.
  • Carl Maria von Weber

    Rondo brillant in E flat major, Op 62, 'La Gaîté'

    Performer: Hamish Milne.
    • CRD.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    March (English Folk Song Suite orch Jacob)

    Music Arranger: Gordon Jacob. Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: James Judd.
    • Vaughan Williams: Piano Concerto.
    • Naxos.
    • 12.
  • William Byrd

    Ave verum corpus

    Choir: Choir of King’s College, Cambridge. Conductor: Sir David Willcocks.
    • Decca.
  • John Ireland

    Sonatina for Piano: III. Rondo. Ritmico, non troppo allegro

    Performer: Alan Rowlands.
    • Lyrita.
  • Orlando Gibbons

    O clap your hands together

    Choir: Stile Antico.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • Josef Myslivecek

    Overture in A major

    Ensemble: Concerto Köln. Director: Werner Ehrhardt.
    • Archiv.
  • Claude Debussy

    L'isle joyeuse

    Performer: Jean-Efflam Bavouzet.
    • Debussy: Complete Works for Piano, Vol. 2: Jean-Efflam Bavouzet.
    • Chandos.
    • 14.
  • Gustav Holst

    Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity (The Planets)

    Orchestra: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Andrew Litton.
    • Holst: The Planets, Op. 32 - Elgar: Enigma Variations, Op. 36.
    • BIS.
    • 204.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg Concerto No 6 in B flat major, BWV 1051 (1st mvt)

    Performer: Enrico Onofri. Performer: Duilio Galfetti. Performer: Vittorio Ghielmi. Performer: Paolo Biordi. Performer: Paolo Beschi. Performer: Vanni Moretto. Performer: Luca Pianca. Performer: Michele Barchi. Ensemble: Il Giardino Armonico. Conductor: Giovanni Antonini.
    • J.S. Bach: The Brandenburg Concertos; Il Giardino Armonico.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 7.
  • Dobrinka Tabakova

    On the South Downs

    Performer: Natalie Clein. Choir: Truro Cathedral Choir. Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Christopher Gray.
    • Regent.
  • Thomas Arne

    The Morning

    Singer: Emma Kirkby. Ensemble: The Parley of Instruments. Conductor: Roy Goodman.
    • Dr Arne at Vauxhall Gardens.
    • Hyperion.
    • 1.
  • Franz Liszt

    Hungarian Rhapsody No 3 in D major

    Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Iván Fischer.
    • Liszt: Hungarian Rhapsodies: Budapest Festival Orchestra, Fischer.
    • Philips.
  • Andrzej Panufnik

    Andante from Autumn Music

    Orchestra: Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Lukasz Borowicz.
    • Panufnik Edition Symphonic Works Volume 3.
    • CPO.
    • 009.
  • Gabriel Fauré


    Music Arranger: Renaud Guieu. Ensemble: Les Phil'Art'Cellistes.
    • De la matiere a la couleur.
    • Saphir.
    • 11.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Piano Sonata No 13 in B flat major, K 333 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Daniel Barenboim.
    • Mozart The Collectors Edition 50 CDs The Masterpieces The Greatest Artists.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 3.
  • Michael Abels

    Winged Creatures

    Performer: Anthony McGill. Performer: Demarre McGill. Orchestra: Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Allen Tinkham.
    • Winged Creatures.
    • Cedille.
    • 101.


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