A program of shorter works, classical or lighter, familiar or unknown; sometimes quirky, always fun! Make your late afternoon listening – whether at home or on the road – a truly enjoyable experience.

Monday: Susan Porter
Tuesday: Nicky Gilderdale
Wednesday: Peter Bandy
Thursday: John van Bavel
Friday: Neil Appleby


22nd July

Show Playlist
  • Marschner, Heinrich August: The Goldsmith of Ulm, Overture. Slovak PO/Alfred Walter.
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: Toccata in C minor, BWV911: Fugue. Friedrich Gulda, pno.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Marriage of Figaro - Deh vieni. Cecilia Bartoli, m-sop. Vienna CO/Gyorgy Fischer.
  • Kodaly, Zoltan: Dances of Marosszek. Budapest Festival Orch/Ivan Fischer.
  • Lutoslawski, Witold: Variations on a Theme of Paganini. Peter Jablonski, pno. Royal PO/Vladimir Ashkenazy.
  • Vivaldi, Antonio: Oboe concerto in D minor, RV454. Stefan Schilli, oboe Failoni CO .
  • Wagner R: FROM Wesendonck Lieder, Op.91. Irwin Gage, pno., Jessye Norman, sop.
  • Langgaard, Rued: 2nd movement from Symphony No.1 - Pastorals of the Rocks. Danish RSO/Leif Segerstam.
  • Anonymous: Los Hombres con gran plazer. Narciso Yepes, gtr., Teresa Berganza, m-sop.
  • Moszkowski, Moritz: Danse Russe, Op.68/4. Seta Tanyel, pno.
  • Lumbye, Hans Christian: Welcome Mazurka. Odense SO/Peter Guth.
  • Telemann, Georg Philipp: Overture in C minor, TWV55:c4. Collegium Instrumentale Brugense/Patrick Peire.
  • Chopin, Frederick: Prelude in D flat, Op.28/15, Raindrop. Roger Woodward, pno.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: last movement from Piano Concerto No.24 in C minor, K.491. Paul Badura-Skoda, pno. Vienna Symphony/Felix Prohaska.
  • Various: Best of Operetta, Vol.2. Ingrid Kertesi, sop., Janos Berkes, ten., Zsuzsa Csonka, sop. Hungarian Operetta Orch/Laszlo Kovacs.
  • Robinson, Thomas: from Pavans and Galliards for Lute Solo and Two Lutes. Christopher Wilson, lute, Shirley Rumsey, lute .
  • Wecowski, Jan: Symphony (c1730). Warsaw CO/Marek Sewen.
  • Rodgers, Richard: The Sound of Music: Climb Every Mountain. Patricia Neway, sop./Frederick Dvonch.
  • Anderson, Leroy (arr. Setchell, Martin): The Syncopated Clock. Martin Setchell, org.
  • Herrmann, Bernard: Vertigo, Scene d'amour. London PO/Bernard Herrmann.
  • Vierne, Louis: Third of Three Nocturnes Op.35. Georges Delvallee, org.
  • Barrios, Agustin: Pais de Abanico. Jeffrey McFadden, gtr.
  • Strauss R: Daphne: Ich komme, ich komme. Renee Fleming, sop. London SO/Sir Georg Solti.
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian (arr. Swingle, Ward):Prelude and fugue in G, BWV541: Fugue. Swingle Singers .
  • Prokofiev, Sergei: Symphony No.7 in C sharp minor, Op.131. Cleveland Orch/Vladimir Ashkenazy.
  • Schumann Robert Carnaval, Op.9.EXC FROM Paul Badura-Skoda, pno.

  • 21st July

    Show Playlist
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: King Stephen, Op.117: Overture. Vienna PO/Claudio Abbado.
  • Grainger, Percy: Handel in the Strand. Daniel Adni, pno.
  • Grieg, Edvard: To Spring, Op.43/6. Daniel Adni, pno.
  • Sibelius, Jean: Violin Concerto in D Minor, Op.47. Julian Rachlin, vln. Pittsburgh SO/Lorin Maazel 3rd Movt
  • Elgar, Sir Edward: Enigma Variations, Op.36. Melbourne SO/Sir Charles Mackerras. Finale
  • Lovland, Rolf: You Raise Me Up. Charles, Mutter, vln., Joseph Calleja, ten. BBC Concert Orch/Steven Mercurio.
  • Chopin, Frederick: Waltz in E minor, Op.posth.. Tatiana Shebanova, pno.
  • Delibes, Leo: Sylvia - Act 3: Cortege de Bacchus. Cincinnati Pops Orch/Erich Kunzel.
  • Corelli, Arcangelo: Concerto Grosso in B flat, Op.6/11. Tafelmusik/Jeanne Lamon. Movts 2,3,4,5
  • Albrechtsberger, Johann Georg: Trombone concerto in B flat. Christian Lindberg, tbn. Australian CO/Richard Tognetti 1st Movt
  • Nyman, Michael: The Piano: Main Theme. Catherine Davis, pno. Sinfonia Australis/Guy Noble.
  • Rossini, Gioachino: Belta crudele. Cecilia Bartoli, m-sop., Charles Spencer, pno.
  • Bruch, Max: Concerto for clarinet and viola in E minor, Op.88. Nobuko Imai, vla., Thea King, cl. London SO/Alun Francis. 3rd Movt Allegro Molto
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: Symphony No.5 in C minor, Op.67. Scottish CO/Sir Charles Mackerras. 1st Movt Allegro Fuocco
  • Ravel, Maurice: Sonatine. Martha Argerich, pno. Movements 2,3
  • Haydn, Franz Joseph: Symphony No. 96 in D, Hob.I:96 - Miracle. Royal Concertgebouw Orch/Nikolaus Harnoncourt Movts 3 & 4
  • Williams, Meirion: Mountain Breezes. Annette Bryn Parri, pno., Bryn Terfel, bass-baritone .
  • Williams, Meirion: Aldewych Cycle. Annette Bryn Parri, pno., Bryn Terfel, bass-baritone .
  • Grieg, Edvard: Holberg Suite, Op.40. Oslo Camerata/Stephan Barratt-Due Sarabande & Rigaudon
  • Kalman, Emmerich: Countess Maritza: Auch Ich war einst ... Komm Zigany, spiel mit mir. Fritz Wunderlich, ten.
  • Rachmaninov, Sergei: Piano Concerto No.2 in C minor, Op.18. Cristina Ortiz, pno. Royal PO/Moshe Atzmon 1st Movt
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Requiem in D Minor, K.626. Barbara Bonney, sop. English Baroque Soloists, Monteverdi Choir/Sir John Eliot Gardiner. Finale section Lux Aeterna, Cum Sanctis Tuis
  • Liszt, Franz: Hungarian Rhapsody in B flat, S242/11. Leslie Howard, pno.
  • Saint-Saens, Camille: Samson and Delilah: Mon coeur s'ouvre a ta voix. Elina Garanca, m-sop. Baden-Baden RSO/Marco Armiliato.
  • Morricone, Ennio (arr. O'Boyle, Sean):Cinema Paradiso: Theme. David Hobson, ten. Cantillation, Sinfonia Australis/Guy Noble.
  • Widor, Charles-Marie: Symphony No.5 in F minor, Op.42/1: Toccata. Douglas Lawrence, org.
  • Dvorak, Antonin: Symphony No.7 in D minor, Op.70, B141. Philharmonia Orch/Sir Charles Mackerras. 3rd Movt Scherzo

  • 20th July

    Show Playlist
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: March in D, K237. Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Handel, George Frederic: Harp Concerto in B flat, Op. 4/6.: Ist movt. - Marisa Robles, harp Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Iona Brown.
  • Hadjidakis, Manos: A carnation behind your ear. Agnes Baltsa, m-sop., Kostas Papadopoulos, bouzouki Athens Experimental Orch/Stavros Xarhakos.
  • Poulenc, Francis: Capriccio (d'apres le Bal Masque). Katia Labeque, pno., Marielle Labeque, pno.
  • Saint-Saens, Camille: Henry VIII: La Fete du Houlbon. Orch Victoria/Guillaume Tourniaire.
  • Grieg, Edvard: Peer Gynt: Morning Mood. Oslo PO/Esa-Pekka Salonen.
  • Garcia Abril, Anton: Madre Asturias: Vaqueiras. Joaquin Pixan, ten., Rosa Torres-Pardo, pno.
  • Falla, Manuel de: Nights in the gardens of Spain. : 3rd movt. - Jean-Efflam Bavouzet, pno. BBC PO/Juan Jose Mena.
  • Ponce, Manuel Maria (arr. Grigoryan, E.): Estrellita. Leonard Grigoryan, gtr., Slava Grigoryan, gtr.
  • Lehar, Franz: The Merry Widow.: We are grisettes - . Monteverdi Choir, Vienna PO/Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
  • Verdi, Giuseppe (arr. Mackerras, Sir Charles): The Lady and the Fool Suite. Melbourne SO/John Lanchbery.
  • Vivaldi, Antonio: Cello concerto in C, RV399. Raphael Wallfisch, vlc. City of London Sinfonia/Nicholas Kraemer.
  • Sousa, John Philip: Foxtrot: Peaches & Cream. Razumovsky SO/Keith Brion.
  • Manzanero, Armando (arr. Hernandez, Higinio): Adoro. Placido Domingo, ten.
  • Salgan, Horacio: Those open-air tangos. Daniel Barenboim, pno., Hector Console, db., Rodolfo Mederos, bandoneon .
  • Loewe, Frederick (arr. Salinger, Conrad): Waltz Sequence (Gigi). Royal PO/Elmer Bernstein.
  • Rodgers, Richard: South Pacific: This Nearly was Mine. Ezio Pinza, bass Unnamed Orch/Salvatore Dell'Isola.
  • Mon Homme. Mistinguett, voc.
  • Martinu, Bohuslav: Charleston. Le Virtuose Romantique .
  • Joplin, Scott: Country Club Rag. Alexander Peskanov, pno.
  • Coates, Eric: Footlights. London PO/Barry Wordsworth.
  • Popper, David: Spanish Carnival. Janos Starker, vlc., Shigeo Neriki, pno.
  • Lanchbery, John: Sentimental Bloke.Excerpt - State Orch of Victoria/John Lanchbery.
  • Strauss Jnr: Blue Danube Waltz, Op.314. Vienna PO/Riccardo Muti.
  • Brahms, Johannes: Academic Festival Overture, Op.80. London PO/Sir Adrian Boult.
  • Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich: None but the Lonely Heart, Op.6/6. Larissa Gergieva, pno., Olga Borodina, m-sop.
  • Vivaldi, Antonio: Concerto for 2 oboes in A minor, RV536.: Ist movt. - Barry Davis, oboe, Celia Nicklin, oboe Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Malcolm, George (arr. Dart, Thurston): Variations on a theme of Mozart for Four Harpsichords. Denis Vaughan, hpschd., Eileen Joyce, hpschd., George Malcolm, hpschd., Thurston Dart, hpschd.
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: Gratulations-Minuet in E flat, WoO3. Berlin PO/Herbert von Karajan.
  • Gluck, Christoph Willibald von: Orfeo ed Euridice: Che faro, senza Euridice (I Have Lost my Euridice). Daniel Behle, ten. Armonia Atenea/George Petrou.
  • Moniuszko, Stanislaw: Halka - Mazur. Warsaw National PO/Witold Rowicki.
  • Weber, Carl Maria von: Adagio and rondo for 2 clarinets, 2 french horns and 2 bassoons in E flat: Rondo = German Wind Soloists .
  • Caccini, Giulio: Ave Maria. Ensemble, Gondwana Voices/Lyn Williams.
  • Chopin, Frederick: Les Sylphides: excerpts. Royal Opera House Orch. Covent Garden/Ernest Ansermet.

  • 19th July

    Show Playlist
  • Williams, John: Summon the Heroes. Boston Pops/John Williams.
  • Finzi, Gerald (arr. Hawes, Patrick): Fear no more the heat o' the sun. Amy Dickson, sax. Aurora Orch/Nicholas Collon.
  • Harrison, George (arr. Assad, Sergio): Here Comes the Sun. Milos Karadaglic, gtr. String Ensemble/Christopher Austin.
  • Bridge, Frank: The Graceful Swaying Wattle. Demis Lyall-Wilson, pno. Imogen Children's Chorale/Laurie Gaffney.
  • Greenaway, Sally: Fantasia, excerpt. Anthony Smith, pno. Clarinet Quartet .
  • Martin, Caerwen: Paris. Silo String Quartet .
  • Vaughan Williams, Ralph: Linden Lea. Gerald Moore, pno., Janet Baker, contr.
  • Britten, Benjamin: Greensleeves. Gerald Finley, bass-baritone, Julius Drake, pno.
  • Khachaturian, Aram: The Onedin Line - Spartacus - Adagio & Phrygia. Queensland SO/Patrick Thomas.
  • Chopin, Frederick: Impromptu No.1 in A flat, Op.29. Angela Hewitt, pno.
  • Paderewski, Ignacy Jan (arr. Kreisler, Fritz): Melody in G flat, Op.16/2. Ellen Burmeister, pno., Tyrone Greive, vln.
  • Giraud, Hubert: Under Paris Skies. Elly Ameling, sop., Louis Van Dijk, pno.
  • Paganini, Nicolo: (arr. Milone):Caprice No.24 in A minor. Alison Balsom, tpt. Gothenburg SO/Edward Gardner.
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: (arr. Defaye. Jean-Michel):Cantata BWV140, Sleepers Wake: Chorale No. 1. Gus Wallez, drums, Guy Pedersen, db., Maurice Andre, tpt., Wolfgang Karius, org.
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: Orchestral Suite No.2 in B minor, BWV1067: Badinerie. Gus Wallez, drums, Guy Pedersen, db., Maurice Andre, tpt., Wolfgang Karius, org.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Ascanio in Alba, K111: Al mio ben mi veggio avanti. Andreas Scholl, alto. Orch of Age of Enlightenment/Sir Roger Norrington.
  • Schumann, Robert: Five pieces in popular style, Op.102. Denes Varjon, pno., Steven Isserlis, vlc.
  • Elgar, Sir Edward: Romance in D minor, Op.62. Graham Sheen, bsn. BBC SO/Sir Andrew Davis.
  • Moore, Dudley: Skylarking. Dudley Moore, pno.
  • Carmichael, Hoagy: Skylark. Cleo Laine, voc., James Galway, fte.
  • Fetis, Francois Joseph: Symphony No.1 in E flat, 1861. Belgian Radio and TV Philharmonic Orch/Brian Priestman.
  • Jenkins, Karl: The Armed Man: Benedictus. London PO, National Youth Choir of Great Britain/Karl Jenkins.
  • Skinner, James Scott: A Scottish Medley. Catherine Strutt, pno., Chris Duncan, fiddle, Julian Thompson, vlc.
  • Strauss R: Der Rosenkavalier, Op.59: Waltz sequence Act 2. State Orch of Victoria/Simone Young.
  • Kreutzer, Conradin: Das Muhlrad. Barry Tuckwell, horn, Dame Joan Sutherland, sop., Richard Bonynge, pno.
  • Schneider, Maria: Winter Morning Walks: Perfectly Still This Solstice Morning. Dawn Upshaw, sop., Frank Kimbrough, pno., Jay Anderson, db., Scott Robinson, cl. Australian CO/Richard Tognetti.
  • Pachelbel, Johann: Partie (Suite) in E Minor. Musica Antiqua Cologne/Reinhard Goebel.
  • Haydn, Franz Joseph: Armida - Sinfonia in B flat, Hob.1a:14. Haydn Sinfonietta Vienna/Manfred Huss.
  • Gounod, Charles: Faust: Salut! Demeure chaste et pure. Joseph Calleja, ten. Swiss Romande Orch/Marco Armiliato.
  • Ravel, Maurice (arr. Salzedo, Carlos): Sonatine - Flute, Cello & Harp. Netherlands Harp Ensemble .
  • Brahms, Johannes: Piano Concerto No. 2 in B flat, Op.83. Vladimir Ashkenazy, pno. London SO/Zubin Mehta.
  • Sibelius, Jean: Berceuse, Op.79. Anna McMichael, vln., Tamara-Anna Cislowska, pno.
  • Koehne, Graeme: Lullaby. Anna McMichael, vln., Tamara-Anna Cislowska, pno.
  • Steiner, Max: Theme from A Summer Place. Percy Faith Orch .

  • 16th July

    Show Playlist
  • Joseph Schnabel: Rondo from Guitar Quintet - Karol Lipin´ski Ensemble - Label: Dux
  • Louise Farranc: Overture No.1 - European Soloists Luxembourg - Label: Naxos
  • Jay Gruskar: Theme from Lois & Clark (The New Adventures of Superman) - City of Prague SO - Label: Sony
  • Richard Leatham's Film Review
  • Alexander Borodin: In the Steppes of Central Asia - Royal PO/Vladimir Ashkenazy - Label: Decca
  • JS Bach: Allegro (1.) - Keyboard Concerto in A - Murray Perahia, pno; ASMF - Label: Sony Classical
  • Strauss 11: Vienna Blood Waltz - QSO/Vladimir Ponkin - Label: ABC Classics
  • Chopin: Waltz in C#Min - Khatia Buniatishvili, pno - Label: Sony Classical
  • WEATHER FORECAST
  • Handel: Allegro (2.) from Organ Concerto No.2 - Jeremy Joseph, org; Vienna Academy/Martin Hasselböck - Label: OVA••NEW••
  • Vivaldi: Allegro (1.) Spring Four Seasons - Christian Li, vln; MSO ens; Label: Decca••NEW••
  • Mozart: Andante (2.) Piano Sonata No.16 - Vikingur Ólafsson, pno - {Mozart & Contemporaries} - Label: DG••NEW••
  • Beethoven: Adagio cantabile (2.), Sonata No.7 - Michael Foyle, vln; Maksim Štsura, pno - (Vol.2) - Label: Challenge Classics••NEW••
  • Sibelius: Intermezzo from Karelia Suite - Lahti SO/Osmo Vanska - Label: BIS
  • The CLASSICAL CONUNDRUM
  • Haydn: Allegro (1.) Symphony No.8 - Il Giardino Armonico/Giovanni Antonini - Label: Alpha Classics••NEW••
  • Puccini: La Boheme, Act 1: O Soave Finciulla (Finchula) - Joseph Calleja, ten; Aleksandra Kurza, sop - Decca 001574702
  • Telemann: Trio for Recorder, Viola & Cont - Genevieve Lacey, rec; Daniel Yeadon, vla; Neal Peres Da Costa, org - {Trios: Teleamann Handel Vivaldi} - Label: ABC Classics
  • Mozart arr Sky: Romanza from Eine Kleine Nacht Muzik - Sky & The Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner Label: Esoteric Records ECLEC2487 (Remaster)
  • Mozart: Ave verum Corpus - Choir of King's College Cambridge/Stephen Cleobury - Label: KCC
  • CPE Bach: Tempo di Menuetto from Symphony in F - CPE Bach CO/Klaus Kirbach - {The Berlin Symphonies} - Label Brilliant Classics
  • Haydn: Allegro (3.) from Trumpet Concerto in E-Flat - Häkan Hardenberger, tpt; ASMF/Marriner - Label: Philips
  • Mozart: Adagio from Divertimento No.17 - Camerata Salzburg/Sándor Végh - Label: Capriccio 10153
  • Johann Stamitz: Allegro (1.) Symphony Op.3, No.1 - Moscow CO/Alexander Rudin - Label: Naxos (Czec composer father of Carl)
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  • Mozart: Violin Sonata in G K301 - Isabelle Faust, vln; Alexander Melnikov, pno - Label: Harmonia Mundi
  • Mozart: Andante (2.) Sonata in D Major for Two Pianos, K. 448 - Murray Perahia & Radu Lupu, pno - Label: Sony Classical

  • 15th July

    Show Playlist
  • Puccini, Giacomo (arr. Spada, Pietro): Symphonic Prelude in A. Berlin RSO/Riccardo Chailly.
  • Guarnieri, Mozart Camargo: Danca Negra. Nelson Freire, pno.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Magic Flute: Queen of the Night Aria. Edita Gruberova, sop. Zurich Opera Orch/Nikolaus Harnoncourt.
  • Strauss Jnr: Drollery polka, Op.231. Austrian RSO/Peter Guth.
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian (arr. Kempff, Wilhelm):Sonata in E flat, BWV1031: Siciliano. Benjamin Grosvenor, pno.
  • Rota, Nino: Il Cappello di Paglia di Firenze: E una cosa incredible!. Paolo Bordogna, bar. Filarmonica Arturo Toscanini/Francesco Lanzillotta.
  • Nielsen, Carl: last movement from Symphony No.1 in G Minor, Op.7, FS16. Swedish RSO/Esa-Pekka Salonen.
  • Ireland, John: Columbine. Eric Parkin, pno.
  • Zumaya, Manuel de: Celebren, publiquen. Chanticleer, Chanticleer Sinfonia/Joseph Jennings.
  • Vivaldi, Antonio: from Juditha Triumphans, RV644. Ann Murray, m-sop., Jean Rigby, m-sop., Maria Cristina Kiehr, sop., Sarah Connolly, m-sop., Susan Bickley, m-sop. King's Consort Choir, King's Consort Classical Orch/Robert King.
  • Rachmaninov, Sergei: last movement from Symphonic Dances, Op.45. Andre Previn, pno., Vladimir Ashkenazy, pno.
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: 3rd movement from Symphony No.8 in F, Op.93. Cleveland Orch/George Szell.
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: Fantasia and fugue in C minor, BWV537. Wolfgang Rubsam, org.
  • Schumann, Robert: last movement from Piano concerto in A minor, Op.54. Martha Argerich, pno. Gewandhaus Orch/Riccardo Chailly.
  • Veracini, Francesco Maria: Aria Schiavona in B flat. Alberto Martini, vln. Accademia I Filarmonici .
  • Krasa Hans from Brundibar. Music of Remembrance, Northwest Boys' Choir/Gerard Schwarz.
  • Churchill, Frank: Someday My Prince Will Come. Barbara Cook, voc. Studio Orch/Wally Harper.
  • Rossini, Gioachino: Andante with Variations in G: Andante. Ashley Solomon, fte., Masumi Nagasawa, harp .
  • Legrand, Michel: The Windmills of Your Mind. Michel Legrand, pno.
  • Kalman, Emmerich: Der Teufelsreiter: Hungarian dance suite. Slovak RSO/Richard Bonynge.
  • Paderewski, Ignacy Jan: Nocturne No.4 in B flat, Op.16. Stephen Hough, pno.
  • Debussy Claude from Pelleas et Melisande. Christa Ludwig, m-sop., Francois Le Roux, bar., Jean-Phil Courtis, bass-baritone, Jose Van Dam, bass-baritone, Maria Ewing, sop., Patrizia Pace, sop., Rudolf Mazzola, bass Vienna PO, Vienna State Opera Chorus/Claudio Abbado.
  • Telemann, Georg Philipp: last movement from Concerto in E flat for Two Horns, TWV54:Es1. Bedrich Tylsar, horn, Zdenek Tylsar, post horn Capella Istropolitana/Richard Edlinger.
  • Shostakovich, Dmitri: last movement from Symphony No. 9 in E Flat, Op.70. Boston Symphony/Andris Nelsons.
  • Granados, Enrique (arr. Romero, Angel):Danzas Espanolas: Minueto, Op.37/1. Angel Romero, gtr., Celedonio Romero, gtr.

  • 14th July

    Show Playlist
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Overture - Magic Flute, K620. Tasmanian SO/Sebastian Lang-Lessing.
  • Gershwin, George: It Ain't Necessarily So fr. Porgy & Bess. Bryn Terfel, bass-baritone Swedish Radio Choir, Swedish RSO/Paul Daniel.
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: Concerto for two violins in D minor, BWV1043, Largo. Helena Rathbone, vln., Richard Tognetti, vln. Australian CO/Richard Tognetti.
  • Jenkins, Karl: Chorale: Elegia. Adiemus Symphomy Orch of Europe, London Philharmonic Choir/Karl Jenkins.
  • Britten, Benjamin (arr. Hindmarsh, P): Johnson over Jordan Suite. English CO/Steuart Bedford.
  • Tartini, Giuseppe (arr. Kreisler, Fritz): Violin sonata in G minor 'The Devil's Trill'. Alexander Markovich, pno., David Garrett, vln 4th Movt. Allegro Assai - Andante - Allegro Assai
  • Saint-Saens, Camille: Samson and Delilah: Bacchanale. Cincinnati Pops Orch/Erich Kunzel.
  • Schubert, Franz: An die Nachtigall, D.497. Claire Cooper, pno., Elena Xanthoudakis, sop.
  • Schubert, Franz: The Trout, D550. Claire Cooper, pno., Elena Xanthoudakis, sop.
  • Verdi, Giuseppe: Sicilian Vespers: Ballet of the Four Seasons. Bologna Theatre Orch/Riccardo Chailly. Finale.
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: Piano Trio No 2 in G, Op.1, 4th mvt.. Anna Goldsworthy, pno., Helen Ayres, vln., Timothy Nankervis, vlc.
  • Flotow, Friedrich von: Martha: The Last Rose of Summer. Emma Matthews, sop. Monte Carlo PO/Brad Cohen.
  • Bowman, Calvin: Now Touch the Air Softly. Emma Matthews, sop. Monte Carlo PO/Brad Cohen.
  • Schubert, Franz: Symphony No.6 in C, D589. Royal Concertgebouw Orch/Nikolaus Harnoncourt 3rd Movt Scherzo
  • Gounod, Charles: Petite symphonie for winds. Saint Paul CO/Christopher Hogwood 4th Movt
  • Handel, George Frederic: Judas Maccabaeus - Arm, arm ye brave!. Bryn Terfel, bass-baritone, John Fisher, hpschd. Scottish CO/Sir Charles Mackerras.
  • Prokofiev, Sergei: Lieutenant Kije Suite, Op.60. Andreas Schmidt, bass Berlin PO/Seiji Ozawa. Romance, Kije's Wedding
  • Bach CPE: Cello Concerto in A, Wq.172. Atsushi Sakai, vlc. Les Talens Lyriques/Christophe Rousset 3rd Movt Rondo
  • Loeillet, Jean-Baptiste: Sonata in A flat for trumpet and organ. David Dunnett, org., John Coulton, tpt.
  • Sibelius, Jean: Karelia Suite, Op.11. New Zealand SO/Pietari Inkinen. 1st Movt
  • Donizetti, Gaetano: Il Barcoaiolo. Elizabeth Lewis, m-sop., Tertia Hogan, pno.
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van: Consecration of the House, Op.124. Bryn Terfel, bass-baritone, Sylvia McNair, sop. Berlin PO, Berlin Radio Chorus/Claudio Abbado. March & Chorus Schmuckt die Altare (Decorate Ther Altars)
  • Weber, Carl Maria von: Andante and Rondo Ungarese in C minor, Op.35. Klaus Thunemann, bsn. Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Weber, Carl Maria von: Der Freischutz: Leise, leise, fromme Weise!. Dame Kiri Te Kanawa, sop. Philharmonia Orch/Julius Rudel.
  • Nelson, Michelle: Ringing the Strings. Concordia Mandolin and Guitar Ensemble/Basil Hawkins.
  • Rodrigo, Joaquin: Four Piano Pieces. Artur Pizarro, pno No 4
  • Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich: Serenade for Strings in C, Op.48. Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner 4th Movt Finale

  • 13th July

    Show Playlist
  • Sullivan, Sir Arthur: The Yeomen of the Guard Overture. D'Oyly Carte Opera Orch/John Pryce-Jones.
  • Chopin, Frederick: Waltz in A flat, Op.34/1 "Valse Brillante". Lang Lang, pno.
  • Joplin, Scott: Bethena: A Concert Waltz. Joshua Rifkin, pno. The Southland Stingers .
  • Drigo, Riccardo: Le Corsaire - Pas de Deux. London SO/Richard Bonynge.
  • Faure, Gabriel: Apres un reve, Op.7/1. Jean-Yves Thibaudet, pno., Renee Fleming, sop.
  • Ireland, John: A Downland Suite - Minuet. Guildhall String Ensemble/Robert Salter.
  • Rutter, John (arr. Steadman-Allen, Ray): A Gaelic Blessing. Enfield Citadel Band/Jonathan Corry.
  • Rutter, John: Distant Land. Royal PO/John Rutter.
  • Scott, Bill (arr. Leek, Stephen): Hey Rain. Australian Voices Youth Choir/Stephen Leek.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Piano Concerto No.23 in A, K.488 - final movt. Sir Clifford Curzon, pno. London SO/Istvan Kertesz.
  • Berenska, Jan (arr. Jones, Dewi Ellis): Taps in tempo. Dewi Ellis Jones, xylophone Jazz Trio, The Beaumaris Band/Gwyn Evans.
  • Wagner R: The Flying Dutchman, Overture. Vienna PO/Sir Georg Solti.
  • Rossini, Gioachino (arr. Schagerl, Erich): La Danza. The Clarinotts, Vienna Virtuosi String Ensemble .
  • Strauss R: Wiegenlied, Op.41/1. Steve Davislim, ten. State Orch of Victoria/Simone Young.
  • Vivaldi, Antonio: Concerto for 2 horns in F, RV539. Nicholas Hill, horn, Timothy Brown, horn Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Sir Neville Marriner.
  • Bridge, Frank: Three Sketches. Ashley Wass, pno.
  • Mendelssohn, Felix: Symphony No.3 in A minor, Op 56 - Scottish - 2nd movt. London SO/Claudio Abbado.
  • Piazzolla, Astor: (arr. Rutter/Grigoryan):Libertango. Jane Rutter, fte., Slava Grigoryan, gtr.
  • Jenkins, Karl: Requiem: In Paradisum. Nicole Tibbels, sop. Caerdydd and Cytgan Chorus, Serendipity, West Kazakhstan PO/Karl Jenkins.
  • Elgar, Sir Edward (arr. Jemmett, John): La capricieuse Op.17. Owen Farr, horn Cory Band/Phillip Harper.
  • Bernstein, Leonard: Wonderful Town, Overture. Birmingham Contemporary Music Group/Sir Simon Rattle.
  • Porter, Cole: Begin the Beguine. Thomas Hampson, bar. London SO/John McGlinn.
  • Boyce, William: Symphony No.1 in B flat, Op.2/1. Academy of Ancient Music/Christopher Hogwood.
  • Finch, Edward: A solo by Mr Finch called CuCu. Genevieve Lacey, rec., Linda Kent, hpschd.
  • Saint-Saens, Camille: Violin Concerto No.3 in B minor, Op.61 - 2nd movt. Itzhak Perlman, vln. Orchestre de Paris/Daniel Barenboim.
  • Gluck, Christoph Willibald von (arr. Gamley, Douglas):Paride ed Elena: O del mio dolce ardor. Renata Tebaldi, sop. New Philharmonia Orch/Richard Bonynge.
  • Rachmaninov, Sergei: Lilacs, Op.21/5. Sergei Rachmaninov, pno.
  • Williams, John: Schindler's List, Main Title. Jason Waldron, gtr.
  • Jarre, Maurice: A Passage to India: Adela's Theme. City of Prague PO/Paul Bateman.
  • Korngold, Erich: Much Ado about Nothing: Garden Scene. Duo Sol .
  • Lehar, Franz (arr. Gamley, Douglas): Count of Luxembourg waltzes. Australian Pops Orch/Douglas Gamley.

  • 12th July

    Show Playlist
  • Vinter, Gilbert: Waltzing with Sullivan. Royal PO/Gavin Sutherland.
  • Sullivan, Sir Arthur: HMS Pinafore Overture. New SO of London/Isidore Godfrey.
  • Bixio, Cesare Andrea: Mamma. Mario Frangoulis, voc. Ossipov Russian Folk Orch/Vladimir Ponkin.
  • Dvorak, Antonin: Slavonic Dance in E minor, Op.72/2, B147. Itzhak Perlman, vln., Yo-Yo Ma, vlc. Boston Symphony/Seiji Ozawa.
  • Vinders, Jheronimus: Lament on the death of Josquin. Oxford Camerata/Jeremy Summerly.
  • Gounod, Charles: Symphony No.1 in D. 1st movt. Sinfonia Finlandia/Patrick Gallois.
  • Grofe, Ferde: "49er Emigrant Train" from Death Valley Suite. Capitol SO/Ferde Grofe.
  • Bolcom, William: Toothbrush Time. Mary Carewe, sop., Philip Mayers, pno.
  • Levy, Alexandre: Samba. Sao Paulo SO/Roberto Minczuk.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Symphony No.36 in C, K.425 - Linz. 4th movt. Vienna PO/Istvan Kertesz.
  • Hummel, Johann: Bassoon Concerto in F. 3rd movt. Karen Geoghegan, bsn. Orch of Opera North/Benjamin Wallfisch.
  • Dello Joio, Norman: "Variation 10: Semplice" from Meditations on Ecclesiastes. Oregon SO/James DePreist.
  • Brahms, Johannes: Violin Sonata in D minor, Op.108: Presto agitato. Augustin Dumay, vln., Maria Joao Pires, pno.
  • Menken, Alan: Pocahontas: Colors of the Wind. Cincinnati Pops Orch/Erich Kunzel.
  • Koch, Gareth: Rumba Flamenca. Saffire .
  • Handel, George Frederic: Concerto Grosso in C, Alexander's Feast. 1st movt. Collegium Musicum 90/Simon Standage.
  • Molique, Wilhelm: Flute Concerto in D Minor, 1861. 3rd movt. Alain Marion, fte. Nice PO/Maximiano Valdes.
  • Nielsen, Carl: String Quartet No.1 in G minor, Op.13, FS4. 3rd movt. Vertavo String Quartet .
  • East, Michael: You meaner beauties of the night. Emma Kirkby, sop. Consort of Musicke/Anthony Rooley.
  • Abel, Carl Friedrich: Symphony in E flat, Op.7/6. 1st movt. The Mozartists/Ian Page.
  • Khachaturian, Aram: Masquerade - Waltz. Scottish NO/Neeme Jarvi.
  • Myaskovsky, Nikolai: Piano Sonata No.1 in D minor, Op.6. 1st movt. Endre Hegedus, pno.
  • Jobim, Antonio-Carlos: The girl from Ipanema. Joao Gilberto, gtr., Joao Gilberto, voc., Stan Getz, sax. Jazz Ensemble .
  • Gluck, Christoph Willibald von (arr. Kreisler, Fritz):Orfeo ed Euridice: Melodie. Isaac Stern, vln. Franz Liszt CO .
  • Terentiev, B.: Regimental Polka. Sergei Dzhemelinsky, bar., Vladimir Deshko, ten. Red Star Red Army Chorus/Anatoly Bazhalkin.
  • Carmichael, John: A Country Fair. Jack Harrison, cl. West Australian SO/Richard Mills.
  • Lebrun, Ludwig: Oboe Concerto No.1 in D minor. 3rd movt. Paul Goodwin, oboe English Concert/Trevor Pinnock.
  • Mendelssohn, Felix: Elijah, Op.70: Thanks be to God. Sydney Philharmonia Orch, Sydney Philharmonia Symphonic Choir/Antony Walker.
  • Torch, Sidney: All Strings and Fancy Free. BBC Concert Orch/Barry Wordsworth.
  • Jommelli, Niccolo: Tito Manlio: Spezza lo stral piagato. Valer Sabadus, alto. Armonia Atenea/George Petrou.
  • Prokofiev, Sergei: Romeo and Juliet, Op.64 - Dance of the Knights. Cleveland Orch/Lorin Maazel.
  • Anderson, Leroy: The Bluebells of Scotland. Eastman - Rochester POPS Orch/Frederick Fennell.

  • 9th July

    Show Playlist
  • Vivaldi Sonata in F for Recorder and BC - Leonardo Muzzi, rec; Shiuko Noiri , bc - Label: Prospero••NEW••
  • 4:07 Chopin: Prelude No.15, Op. 2 "Raindrop" - Maria Joa~o Pires, pno - Label: DG
  • Haydn Allegro (3.) from Horn Concerto in D - Johannes Hinterholzer, hrn; Il Pomo D'oro/Riccardo Minasi - Label: Erato
  • Schubert: Theme & Variations from Trout Quintet - Seraphim Trio with Jacqueline Cronin & David Campbell - Label: ABCClassics
  • Rossini: Overture Il turco in Italia - Prague Sinfonia Orchestra/Christian Benda - Label: Naxos
  • Schumann: Six Songs Without Words, WoO in F, 'Fra¨ulien Doris Loewe' - Matthias Kirschnereit, pno - Label: Berlin Classics
  • JS Bach: 2 and 3rd movts from Concerto for 2 Violins in D-Min, BWV1043 - Richard Tognetti & Helena Rathbone, vlns; ACO/ Richard Tognetti - Label: ABC Classics
  • Richard Leatham's Friday Films
  • WEEKEND WEATHER
  • Brahms: Waltz No.15 from 16 Waltzes - Emmanuel Despax, pno; Label: Signum Classics ••NEW••
  • Mozart: Menetto from String Quartet No.21 - Doric String Qrt - {The Prussian Quartets} - Label: Chandos••NEW••
  • JS Bach: Aria from Goldberg Variations Arr. String Trio - Dmitry Sitkovetsky, vln; Orchestra of the Swan/David le Page - Label: Signum Classics••NEW••
  • Mozart: Concerto for Flute and Harp - Emmanuel Pahud, fte; Anneleen Lenaerts, hrp; CO of Paris/François Leleux - {Mozart & Flute in Paris} - Label :Warner Classics••NEW••
  • Beethoven: Final Variation from Eroica Variations - Pierre-Laurant Aimard, pno - Label: Pentatone••NEW••
  • The Classical Conundrum
  • Ravel: Piano Trio in AMin Finale Sitkovetsky Trio Label BIS••NEW••
  • Beethoven: Andante (2.) from Piano Sonata No.23, "Appasionata" - Rudolph Buchbinder, pno - {Sonatas 20-26} - Label DG••NEW••
  • Ferdinand Huber: Andante from 4 Horn Trios - Muller, Darbellay & Lienhard Horn Trio - Label: MGB 6178 - 2'58"
  • Cimarosa: Overture from "I traci amanti" (The Thracian Lovers (Thray Shn) - Czech Chamber PO/Patrick Gallois - Label: Naxos
  • WEEKEND WEATHER
  • On a Desert Island with Mozart - Mozart: Sympony No.26 K.184 - The English Concert/Trevor Pinnock - {Complete Symphonies} - Label: DG
  • Mozart: Charles Mackerras selects his favourite Mozart - Sextet & Porgi amore from The Marriage of Figaro - Scottish CO/ Sir Charles Mackerras - Label: Telarc
  • Mozart: Uchida & Robert Levin slect - Mozart: Larghetto & Allegretto from Piano Concerto No. 24 - Mitsuko Uchida pno; Cleveland Orchestra - Label: Decca
  • Julie Houghton's Showbiz Interview
  • Mozart: Anne Sofie von Otter & Renee Fleming - Mozart: Act 3 Idomeneo, "Zeffiretti lusinghieri" Rachel Yakar, as Ilia - Zürich Opera Orchestra/Nikolaus Harnoncourt - Label: Apex
  • Mozart: Francesco Piemontesi selects Mozart: Andante (2.) Sinfonia concertante for Violin & Viola - David Oistrakh, vla; Igor Oistrakh, vln; Berlin PO - Label: Warner


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