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Jess Gillam with... Sasha Scott

Jess Gillam and composer and violinist Sasha Scott share the music they love, including Vivaldi, Ligeti, Henriette Renié, and The Prodigy.

Jess Gillam and composer and violinist Sasha Scott share the music they love, including Vivaldi, Ligeti, Henriette Renié, and The Prodigy. Sasha Scott was one of the Senior Category winners in the BBC Young Composer 2019 competition.

Playlist:

Witold Lutosławski – Symphony No 4 (Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra / Antoni Wit)
Francis Poulenc – Flute Sonata FP 164 (1st mvt) (Emmanuel Pahud / Éric Le Sage)
The Prodigy – Out of Space
Antonio Vivaldi – The Four Seasons: Winter (1st mvt) (Pekka Kuusisto / Virtuosi di Kuhmo)
György Ligeti – Sonata for Solo Cello (1st mvt) (Miklós Perényi)
Henriette Renié – Harp Concerto in C minor (1st mvt) (Emmanuel Ceysson / Orchestre Régional Avignon Provence / Samuel Jean)
Brahms – Piano Concerto No 2 in B flat, Op 83 (1st mvt) (Krystian Zimerman / Wiener Philharmoniker / Leonard Bernstein)
Michael Kiwanuka – Home Again

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29 minutes

Music Played

  • Darius Milhaud

    Scaramouche

    Performer: Jess Gillam. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis.
  • Sasha Scott

    Humans May Not Apply

    Orchestra: Aurora Orchestra. Conductor: Duncan Ward.
  • Witold Lutosławski

    Symphony No 4 (extract)

    Orchestra: Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Antoni Wit.
    • Naxos.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Flute Sonata FP 164 (1st mvt, extract)

    Performer: Emmanuel Pahud. Performer: Eric Le Sage.
    • Warner Classics.
  • The Prodigy

    Out of Space

    • Out of Space.
    • XL Recordings.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    The Four Seasons: Violin Concerto in F minor, RV 297, 'L'inverno' (1st mvt)

    Performer: Pekka Kuusisto. Orchestra: Virtuosi di Kuhmo.
    • Ondine.
  • György Ligeti

    Sonata for Solo Cello (1st mvt, extract)

    Performer: Miklós Perényi.
    • ECM.
  • Henriette Renié

    Harp Concerto in C minor (1st mvt, extract)

    Performer: Emmanuel Ceysson. Orchestra: Orchestre régional Avignon Provence. Conductor: Samuel Jean.
    • Naive.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Piano Concerto No 2 in B flat, Op 83 (1st mvt, extract)

    Performer: Krystian Zimerman. Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Leonard Bernstein.
    • DG.
  • Michael Kiwanuka

    Home Again

    • Communion Records.

Broadcast

  • Sat 27 Feb 2021 12:30

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