Episode synopsis

(7/10) Guess the Theme: David makes us guess the theme for today’s edition – and I want you to try and work out why I’m angry.

First aired: 7pm-9pm, Sunday 6th June 2021


Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No 1 in B flat minor, Op 23 – I. Allegro non troppo e molto maestoso – Allegro con spiritoMartha Argerich, Berliner Philharmoniker, Claudio Abbado19:02
Rimsky-Korsakov (transcr. Rachmaninov): The Flight of the BumblebeeSimon Trpčeski19:22
Mozart: Symphony No 40 in G minor, K 550 – I. Molto allegroScottish Chamber Orchestra, Sir Charles Mackerras19:24
Gershwin: Rhapsody in BlueBenjamin Grosvenor, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, James Judd19:32
Sibelius: Karelia Suite, Op 11 – I. IntermezzoPhilharmonia Orchestra, Vladimir Ashkenazy19:48
Mozart: Le Nozze di Figaro, K 492, Act 2 – 04. Voi, che sapete che cosa è amorFiorenza Cossotto (Cherubino), Philharmonia Orchestra, Carlo Maria Giulini19:52
Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet Fantasy OvertureNational Symphony Orchestra of Washington DC, Antal Dorati19:57
Clarke: The Prince of Denmark’s March, “Trumpet Voluntary” (orch Stokowski)Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, José Serebrier20:17
Handel: Messiah, HWV 56 – Part 2 No 23 HallelujahPolyphony, Britten Sinfonia, Stephen Layton20:19
Grieg: Piano Concerto in A minor, Op 16 – I. Allegro molto moderatoJean-Efflam Bavouzet, Bergen Philharmoinic Orchestra, Edward Gardner20:24
Bizet: Carmen – PréludeLes Musiciens du Louvre Grenoble, Marc Minkowski20:38
Tchaikovsky: Ouverture Solennelle “1812”, Op 49Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra, Antal Doráti20:42
Hooked on ClassicsRoyal Philharmonic Orchestra & Louis Clark20:55

Episode credits

Presenter / ProducerIsaac Lowe
Presenter / Executive ProducerDavid Hemingway
Presenter / Executive TeaboyKeoni D’Souza