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Bonfire Night

Gunpowder plot and bonfire night. Tonight's In Tune Mixtape wraps up warm and heads outside to mark over 400 years since Guy Fawkes was discovered under the House of Lords.

Gunpowder plot and bonfire night. Tonight's In Tune Mixtape wraps up warm and heads outside to mark over 400 years since Guy Fawkes was discovered under the House of Lords with his barrels of gunpowder. Along the way we meet a lovelorn Lord Chancellor, Wotan surrounding his daughter with eternal Magic Fire, and Love the Magician, Prokofiev enjoying a Winter Bonfire and someone who is absolutely, definitely not the head of the Catholic Church.

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Music Played

  • Robert Farnon

    The Westminster Waltz

    Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Barry Wordsworth.
    • British Light Classics: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Barry Wandsworth.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 16.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    Love unrequited... When you're lying awake (Iolanthe)

    Performer: Richard Suart. Librettist: W. S. Gilbert. Orchestra: D'Oyly Carte Opera Orchestra. Conductor: John Pryce-Jones.
    • That's Entertainment.
  • Claude Debussy

    Feux d'artifice (Preludes, Book 1)

    Performer: Zoltán Kocsis.
    • Debussy: Preludes Books I & II: Zoltan Kocsis.
    • Philips.
    • 12.
  • Claude‐Joseph Rouget de l’Isle

    La Marseillaise

    Music Arranger: Igor Stravinsky. Performer: Anthony Marwood.
    • Stravinsky: Complete Music for Violin and Piano.
    • Hyperion.
    • 15.
  • Richard Wagner

    Magic Fire Music (from Die Walkure)

    Singer: James Morris. Orchestra: Bavarian Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Bernard Haitink.
    • EMI.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Assembly of the Pioneers (Winter Bonfire, Op 122)

    Performer: David Juritz. Conductor: Ronald Corp. Orchestra: New London Orchestra. Ensemble: Finchley Childrens Music Group. Singer: Penelope Walmsley-Clark. Narrator: Oleg Prokofiev. Narrator: Gabriel Prokofiev.
    • Prokofiev: Music for Children: New London Orchestra/Corp.
    • Hyperion.
  • Jacobus Clemens non Papa

    Missa Virtute magna: VI. Agnus Dei

    Conductor: Bo Holten. Ensemble: Musica Ficta.
    • Thomissøn's Easter.
    • Dacapo.
    • 1301.
  • Manuel de Falla

    Ritual Fire Dance (El amor brujo)

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Geoffrey Simon.
    • De Falla: Love The Magician: Simon, LSO.
    • Chandos.
    • 8.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351 (Overture)

    Conductor: Jordi Savall. Ensemble: Le Concert des Nations.
    • Alia Vox.

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