Episode synopsis

(4/7) Series 1 Episode 4

Series synopsis

I, Isaac, wanted an excuse (as a proud Northerner) to drink ginger-infused tea by becoming a member of the upper-middle class. Keoni (a pensioner) wants to feel young again by utilising the vast array of “youf’” words he’s learned at university to abuse me from the sidelines every time I make a mistake. Together, we will undoubtedly make a bedtime show with the singular potential to lull anyone to sleep – but only when we’re talking… (Oh, and David’s here, too.)


Chopin: Waltz No 1 in E flat, Op 18, “Grande Valse Brillante”Vladimir Ashkenazy21:04
Haydn: Symphony No 61 in D – III. Menuet. Allegretto – TrioHeidelberger Sinfoniker, Thomas Fey21:10
Johann Strauss II: Kaiser-WalzerWiener Philharmoniker, Herbert von Karajan21:17
Tchaikovsky Swan Lake, Op 20 – 2 ValseBergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Neeme Järvi21:30
Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 in E flat, Op. 55, “Eroica” – III. Scherzo: Allegro VivaceScottish Chamber Orchestra, Sir Charles Mackerras21:38
Ravel: La valseRotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra, Yannick Nézet-Séguin21:47
Rodgers & Hammerstein: ”The Carousel Waltz” from CarouselJohn Wilson Orchestra, John Wilson22:02
Shostakovich: Jazz Suite No 2 – VI. Waltz 2Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Riccardo Chailly22:10
Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique, Op 14 – II. Un BalLondon Symphony Orchestra, Sir Colin Davis22:16
Mahler: Symphony No. 6 – III. Scherzo. WuchtigBerliner Philharmoniker, Claudio Abbado22:23
Britten Matinées musicales, Op 24 – 3 WaltzLondon Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Adrian Boult22:38
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No 6 in B minor, Op 74 “Pathétique” – II. Allegro con graziaBerliner Philharmoniker, Kirill Petrenko22:41
Morning Papers WaltzStrauss22:49
Stravinsky: Petrushka – 8. Waltz (Ballerina & Moor)Columbia Symphony Orchestra, Igor Stravinsky22:54
Trad arr. Hough: Matilda’s WaltzStephen Hough22:57