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Rob Delaney

Writer, actor and comedian Rob Delaney tries Clemmie's classical playlist.

Writer, comedian and star of the smash hit show 'Catastrophe', Rob Delaney, tries Clemmie's classical playlist.

Rob's playlist in full:

Benjamin Britten: Concord (from Gloriana) arranged by Matthew Barley
Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony no. 2 in D major Op.36: 3rd mvt Scherzo
Franz Schubert: 4 Impromptus for piano (D.899) (Op.90); no.3 in G flat major
Maria Huld Markan Sigfusdottir: Clockworking
Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina: Missa Papae Marcelli for 6-7 voices: Kyrie
Moondog: Chaconne in G

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Music Played

  • Benjamin Britten

    Concord (Gloriana)

    Music Arranger: Matthew Barley. Performer: Matthew Barley.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony no. 2 in D major Op.36: 3rd mvt Scherzo

    Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle.
  • Franz Schubert

    Impromptu in G flat major, D 899 No 3

    Performer: Murray Perahia.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Nocturne in E flat major, Op 9 No 2

    Performer: Angela Hewitt.
  • Maria Huld Markan Sigfúsdóttir

    Clockworking

    Ensemble: Nordic Affect.
  • Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

    Kyrie (Missa Papae Marcelli)

    Choir: Tallis Scholars. Director: Peter Phillips.
  • Moondog

    Chaconne in G

    Performer: Moondog.

Broadcasts

  • Mon 27 Jan 2020 00:00
  • Today 00:00

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