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Around midnight

Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents an adventurous, immersive soundtrack for late-night listening, from classical to contemporary and everything in between.

22 days left to listen

1 hour, 30 minutes

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Last Wednesday 23:00

Music Played

  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Cum dederit dilectis (Nisi Dominus, RV 608)

    Singer: Andreas Scholl. Orchestra: Australian Brandenburg Orchestra.
    • Decca.
  • John Cage


    Ensemble: Theatre of Voices. Conductor: Paul Hillier.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • Väsen

    Stråkmakarns polska

    Ensemble: Väsen.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Le Tombeau de Couperin: Forlane

    Performer: Javier Perianes.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • Erland Cooper


    Performer: Erland Cooper.
    • Phases.
  • Michael Tippett

    The Blue Guitar (Dreaming)

    Performer: Craig Ogden.
    • Nimbus.
  • Sir James MacMillan


    Performer: Andrew Reid. Choir: Westminster Cathedral Choir. Director: Martin Baker.
    • Hyperion.
  • Oliver Leith

    Honey Siren: Like dancing in slow honey

    Ensemble: 12 Ensemble.
    • Sancho Panza.
  • Billy Moll

    I Want a Little Girl

    Composer: Murray Mencher.
    • Gitanes Jazz.
  • George Frideric Handel

    "Fra l'ombre e gl'orrori" (Aci, Galatea e Polifemo)

    Singer: Christopher Purves. Orchestra: Arcangelo. Conductor: Jonathan Cohen.
    • Hyperion.
  • Marcus Eoin


    Composer: Michael Sandison. Ensemble: Boards of Canada.
    • Tomorrow's Harvest.
    • WARP.
    • 1.
  • William Walton

    Cello Concerto: 1st Mvt

    Performer: Paul Watkins. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Edward Gardner.
    • Chandos.
  • Julia Kent


    Performer: Julia Kent.
    • LEAF.
  • Gjermund Larsen


    Performer: Gjermund Larsen. Choir: Norwegian Soloists Choir. Conductor: Grete Pedersen.
    • BIS.
  • Enrique Granados

    Piano Quintet In G minor, Op. 49 (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Javier Perianes.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • Frederick Loewe

    'I've grown accustomed to her face' - My Fair Lady

    Singer: Thomas Quasthoff. Orchestra: Deutsches Symphonie‐Orchester Berlin. Conductor: Nan Schwarz.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.


Discover the Archive Remix

Discover the Archive Remix

A magical sonic journey conjured from the BBC music archives - perfect for late nights.