Words and Music


Nicola Coughlan and Ray Fearon with readings about the Nile and the Yangtze to the Ouse.


  • 1

    Josh MacRae

    Messing About on the River

  • 2

    William Grant Still

    Danzas de Panama - suite for strings

  • 3

    Gerald Finzi

    A Severn rhapsody Op.3

  • 4

    Ravi Shankar

    Raga Piloo

  • 5

    Eriks Esenvalds

    Rivers of light for chorus

  • 6

    Marshall Jones

    In The Mississippi River

  • 7

    Ernest John Moeran

    The White mountain, arr. for piano from Irish folk-song

  • 8

    Sun Ra Arkestra

    The Nile

  • 9



  • 10

    Richard Wagner

    Dawn and Siegfried's Rhine journey, transc. Glenn Gould for piano [from "Gotterdammerung"]

  • 11

    Pygmies Of The Northern Congo

    Bobe Ceremony

  • 12

    Rokia Traoré


  • 13

    Wu Man

    Dengyue jiaohui [Lanterns and moon competing in brilliance]

  • 14

    Franz Schubert

    Auf dem Wasser zu singen D.774

  • 15

    Malcolm Arnold

    The Padstow lifeboat - march Op.94 for brass band

  • 16

    Robert Schumann

    Quartet in E flat major Op.47 for piano and strings


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