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Essential Choices (BBC Radio 3)

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Essential Classics brings you outstanding pieces of music in great recordings as chosen by Sarah Walker and Rob Cowan. We add them here each week for your listening pleasure. More from Essential Classics on Radio 3, weekdays at 9am.
Song Artist Album
Preludes arranged for orchestra by Colin Matthews
Hallé · Debussy: La Mer & Preludes
Hallé Debussy: La Mer & Preludes 3:18
Preludes arranged for orchestra by Colin Matthews
Hallé · Debussy: La Mer & Preludes
Hallé Debussy: La Mer & Preludes 3:58
Preludes arranged for orchestra by Colin Matthews
Hallé · Debussy: La Mer & Preludes
Hallé Debussy: La Mer & Preludes 3:43
Preludes arranged for orchestra by Colin Matthews
Hallé · Debussy: La Mer & Preludes
Hallé Debussy: La Mer & Preludes 3:19
XVI. Suite in A minor: I. 6. Prélude à l'imitation de Mr. Froberger
Louis Couperin , Richard Egarr · Louis Couperin: Pièces de Clavecin
Louis Couperin, Richard Egarr Louis Couperin: Pièces de Clavecin 6:33
18 Chorales, BWV 651-668, "Leipziger Chorale": Fantasia super Komm, Heiliger Geist, Herre Gott, BWV 651
Johann Sebastian Bach , Bine Katrine Bryndorf · Bach, J.S.: Leipzig Chorales, Bwv 651-667
Johann Sebastian Bach, Bine Katrine Bryndorf Bach, J.S.: Leipzig Chorales, Bwv 651-667 5:22
Five Preludes: No. 1 in E Minor: Andantino espressivo
Julian Bream · Julian Bream Plays Villa-Lobos
Julian Bream Julian Bream Plays Villa-Lobos 4:08
Five Preludes: No. 2 in E: Andantino
Julian Bream · Julian Bream Plays Villa-Lobos
Julian Bream Julian Bream Plays Villa-Lobos 2:36
Tapiola, Op. 112
Jean Sibelius , Lahti Symphony Orchestra , Osmo Vanska · Sibelius: Swan of Tuonela (The) / Tapiola
Jean Sibelius, Lahti Symphony Orchestra, Osmo Vanska Sibelius: Swan of Tuonela (The) / Tapiola 17:55
Piano Sonata No.21 in B flat, D.960: 1. Molto moderato
Franz Schubert , Mitsuko Uchida · Schubert: Piano Sonata D960; 3 Klavierstücke D946
Franz Schubert, Mitsuko Uchida Schubert: Piano Sonata D960; 3 Klavierstücke D946 22:02
Piano Sonata No.21 in B flat, D.960: 2. Andante sostenuto
Franz Schubert , Mitsuko Uchida · Schubert: Piano Sonata D960; 3 Klavierstücke D946
Franz Schubert, Mitsuko Uchida Schubert: Piano Sonata D960; 3 Klavierstücke D946 10:46
Piano Sonata No.21 in B flat, D.960: 3. Scherzo (Allegro vivace con delicatezza)
Franz Schubert , Mitsuko Uchida · Schubert: Piano Sonata D960; 3 Klavierstücke D946
Franz Schubert, Mitsuko Uchida Schubert: Piano Sonata D960; 3 Klavierstücke D946 3:59
Piano Sonata No.21 in B flat, D.960: 4. Allegro ma non troppo
Franz Schubert , Mitsuko Uchida · Schubert: Piano Sonata D960; 3 Klavierstücke D946
Franz Schubert, Mitsuko Uchida Schubert: Piano Sonata D960; 3 Klavierstücke D946 8:00
Symphony No.10 In F Sharp (Unfinished): Andante - Adagio
Gustav Mahler , Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks , Rafael Kubelik · Mahler: 10 Symphonies
Gustav Mahler, Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks, Rafael Kubelik Mahler: 10 Symphonies 23:56
Aria mit 30 Veränderungen, BWV 988 "Goldberg Variations": Aria
Johann Sebastian Bach , Rosalyn Tureck · Bach, J.S.: Goldberg Variations
Johann Sebastian Bach, Rosalyn Tureck Bach, J.S.: Goldberg Variations 4:43
Aria mit 30 Veränderungen, BWV 988 "Goldberg Variations": Var. 6 Canone alla Seconda a 1 Clav.
Johann Sebastian Bach , Rosalyn Tureck · Bach, J.S.: Goldberg Variations
Johann Sebastian Bach, Rosalyn Tureck Bach, J.S.: Goldberg Variations 2:04
Aria mit 30 Veränderungen, BWV 988 "Goldberg Variations": Var. 7 a 1 ovvero 2 Clav.
Johann Sebastian Bach , Rosalyn Tureck · Bach, J.S.: Goldberg Variations
Johann Sebastian Bach, Rosalyn Tureck Bach, J.S.: Goldberg Variations 2:04
Aria mit 30 Veränderungen, BWV 988 "Goldberg Variations": Var. 8 a 2 Clav.
Johann Sebastian Bach , Rosalyn Tureck · Bach, J.S.: Goldberg Variations
Johann Sebastian Bach, Rosalyn Tureck Bach, J.S.: Goldberg Variations 2:31
Aria mit 30 Veränderungen, BWV 988 "Goldberg Variations": Var. 9 Canone alla Terza a 1 Clav.
Johann Sebastian Bach , Rosalyn Tureck · Bach, J.S.: Goldberg Variations
Johann Sebastian Bach, Rosalyn Tureck Bach, J.S.: Goldberg Variations 2:27
Aria mit 30 Veränderungen, BWV 988 "Goldberg Variations": Var. 10 Fughetta a 1 Clav.
Johann Sebastian Bach , Rosalyn Tureck · Bach, J.S.: Goldberg Variations
Johann Sebastian Bach, Rosalyn Tureck Bach, J.S.: Goldberg Variations 2:13
Aria mit 30 Veränderungen, BWV 988 "Goldberg Variations": Var. 11 a 2 Clav.
Johann Sebastian Bach , Rosalyn Tureck · Bach, J.S.: Goldberg Variations
Johann Sebastian Bach, Rosalyn Tureck Bach, J.S.: Goldberg Variations 2:53
Aria mit 30 Veränderungen, BWV 988 "Goldberg Variations": Var. 12 Canone alla Quarta
Johann Sebastian Bach , Rosalyn Tureck · Bach, J.S.: Goldberg Variations
Johann Sebastian Bach, Rosalyn Tureck Bach, J.S.: Goldberg Variations 3:55
Aria mit 30 Veränderungen, BWV 988 "Goldberg Variations": Var. 13 a 2 Clav.
Johann Sebastian Bach , Rosalyn Tureck · Bach, J.S.: Goldberg Variations
Johann Sebastian Bach, Rosalyn Tureck Bach, J.S.: Goldberg Variations 3:41
Aria mit 30 Veränderungen, BWV 988 "Goldberg Variations": Var. 14 a 2 Clav.
Johann Sebastian Bach , Rosalyn Tureck · Bach, J.S.: Goldberg Variations
Johann Sebastian Bach, Rosalyn Tureck Bach, J.S.: Goldberg Variations 2:33
Aria mit 30 Veränderungen, BWV 988 "Goldberg Variations": Var. 15 Canone alla Quinta in moto contrario
Johann Sebastian Bach , Rosalyn Tureck · Bach, J.S.: Goldberg Variations
Johann Sebastian Bach, Rosalyn Tureck Bach, J.S.: Goldberg Variations 4:54
Piano Concerto No. 5 in F, Op.103 'Egyptian': I. Allegro animato
Jean-Philippe Collard/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/André Previn · Saint-Saëns: Piano Concertos 1-5
Jean-Philippe Collard/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/André Previn Saint-Saëns: Piano Concertos 1-5 11:40
Piano Concerto No. 5 in F, Op.103 'Egyptian': II. Andante - Allegretto tranquillo quasi andantino
Jean-Philippe Collard/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/André Previn · Saint-Saëns: Piano Concertos 1-5
Jean-Philippe Collard/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/André Previn Saint-Saëns: Piano Concertos 1-5 11:14
Piano Concerto No. 5 in F, Op.103 'Egyptian': III. Molto allegro
Jean-Philippe Collard/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/André Previn · Saint-Saëns: Piano Concertos 1-5
Jean-Philippe Collard/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/André Previn Saint-Saëns: Piano Concertos 1-5 6:12
Suite Les Indes Galantes / Prologue: 1. Ouverture
Jean-Philippe Rameau , Orchestra Of The 18th Century , Frans Brüggen · Rameau: Les Indes Galantes Suite etc
Jean-Philippe Rameau, Orchestra Of The 18th Century, Frans Brüggen Rameau: Les Indes Galantes Suite etc 2:56
Suite Les Indes Galantes / Prologue: 2. Entrée des quatre nations
Jean-Philippe Rameau , Orchestra Of The 18th Century , Frans Brüggen · Rameau: Les Indes Galantes Suite etc
Jean-Philippe Rameau, Orchestra Of The 18th Century, Frans Brüggen Rameau: Les Indes Galantes Suite etc 2:37