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Jess Gillam with... Miloš Karadaglić

Jess and guitarist Miloš Karadaglić share some of their favourite tracks, from Albeniz to Bjork.

Jess and guitarist Miloš Karadaglić share some of their favourite tracks, from Albeniz to Bjork, with a little bit of David Bowie narrating Prokofiev for good measure.

Today we listened to...

Isaac Albeniz – Suite espanola, Op. 47; No. 5 Asturias (played by John Williams)
Bjork – Vokuro
Nicola Porpora – Polifemo, Act 3: Alto Giove (sung by Philippe Jaroussky)
Prokofiev - Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67 (narrated by David Bowie)
Vincente Amigo - Callejón de la luna (played by Zsófia Boros)
Sibelius - Impromptu in B minor, Op. 5 No.5 (played by Leif Ove Andsnes)
Melody Gardot – Your Heart is as Black as Night
Camille Saint-Saens - Danse macabre

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25 minutes

Music Played

  • Darius Milhaud

    Scaramouche - suite, arr. for saxophone/clarinet & orch.....: Brazileira

    Performer: Jess Gillam. Performer: Andee Birkett. Performer: Zeynep Ozsuca-Rattle. Ensemble: Tippett Quartet.
    • Decca Classics.
  • Paul McCartney

    Blackbird

    Performer: Miloš Karadaglić.
    • Mercury.
  • Isaac Albéniz

    Asturias (Suite española)

    Performer: John Williams.
    • SONY CLASSICAL.
  • Jórunn Viðar

    Vökuró

    Composer: Jakobína Sigurðardóttir. Performer: Björk. Choir: The Icelandic Choir.
    • Medúlla.
    • One Little Indian.
  • Nicola Porpora

    Alto Giove (Polifemo)

    Singer: Philippe Jaroussky. Orchestra: Venice Baroque Orchestra. Conductor: Andrea Marcon.
    • ERATO.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    The Hunters; Procession (Peter and the Wolf)

    Narrator: David Bowie. Orchestra: The Philadelphia Orchestra. Conductor: Eugene Ormandy.
    • Sony.
  • Vicente Amigo

    Callejón de la luna

    Performer: Zsófia Boros.
    • En Otra Parte.
    • ECM.
    • 2.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Impromptu in B minor, Op.5 no.5

    Performer: Leif Ove Andsnes.
    • Sony.
  • Melody Gardot

    Your Heart is as Black as Night

    • My One and Only Thrill.
    • Universal Music.
    • 4.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Danse macabre

    Performer: Luben Yordanoff. Orchestra: Orchestre de Paris. Conductor: Daniel Barenboim.
    • Saint-Saens: Organ Symphony/Danse Macabre: Barenboim.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 6.

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