Essential Classics

Essential Classics with Ian Skelly: Prokofiev's Birth of Kijé, Sir Alastair Cook, Spoliansky's Mr Plim

Refresh your morning with a great selection of classical music.

Tracklist

1

Samuel Barber

The School for Scandal (Overture)

2

Bianca Maria Meda

Cari musici (Motetti à uno, due, tre, quattro voci)

3

Ludwig van Beethoven

Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-Flat Major, Op. 19: III. Rondo. Molto allegro

4

Jonny Greenwood

Phantom IV

5

Sergei Prokofiev

The Birth of Kije (Lieutenant Kije Suite, Op 60)

6

Georg Philipp Telemann

Sinfonia Melodica in C Major, TWV 50:2

7

Anton Bruckner

String Quartet in C minor (1st movement)

8

John Foulds

Le Cabaret, Op.72a

9

Claude Debussy

2 Arabesques for piano

10

Ralph Vaughan Williams

Whither must I wander? (Songs of Travel)

11

Edvard Grieg

Homage (Sigurd Jorsalfar)

12

Zoltán Kodály

The Battle and Defeat of Napoleon (Hary Janos Suite, Op 35a)

13

Sergei Prokofiev

Alexander's Entry in Pskov (Alexander Nevsky)

14

Felix Mendelssohn

Konzertstück No 2 in D minor, Op 114

15

George Frideric Handel

Zadok the priest - coronation anthem no. 1 (HWV.258)

16

Béla Bartók

Hungarian Peasant Songs (2nd mvt)

17

Harold Arlen

Over the Rainbow

18

Francis Poulenc

Flute Sonata

19

Jean Sibelius

Karelia Suite (Alla marcia)

20

Antonín Dvořák

Nocturne, Op 40

21

Roxanna Panufnik

Hommage a Chopin - no.5 - Andante

22

Claudio Monteverdi

O ciechi, ciechi (Selva morale)

23

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

The Storm - overture Op.76

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