In Tune - Comic Relief Requests


20070316Join Petroc Trelawny for a special Comic Relief edition of In Tune including live improvisation from comic opera group Impropera and listener requests.

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2 hours


Vivaldi/ Chedeville: Les Saisons Amusante -Pt.


Le Printems - Spring

(Adapted by Nicolas Chedeville 1705 - 1882)

Palladian Ensemble with Richard Egarr organ and harpsichord and Nigel Eaton hurdy-gurdy

LINN CKD 070, Tracks 1, 2, 3

Lord Berners: Red Roses and Red Noses (1940)

Felicity Lott soprano; Peter Lawson piano

Albany Troy, 290, Track 26


Impropera improvisation

Niall Ashdown baritone

Peter Furniss clarinet

Anthony Ingle piano

David Pearl (Artistic Director) tenor


MOZART; Rondo: Alla turca (Allegretto)

From Sonata no.

11 in A major K.331

SONY SM4K 52 627, Disc 1, Track 9

Glen Gould piano

DONIZETTI:.Pour mon ame quel destin!

From La fille du regiment

Juan Diego Florez tenor;

Orchestra sinfonica di Milano Giuseppe Verdi

Riccardo Frizza conductor

Decca 00289 4734402, Track 9

HOLST: Jupiter

from The Planets

The London Symphony Orchestra;

Sir Colin Davis conductor

LSO LIVE LSO0029, Track 4

Respighi: Tarantella "puro sangue" - 4th mvt from Suite Rossiniana

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra;

Antal Dorati conductor

LONDON 444 106-2, Track 12

Flanders & Swann; Madeira m'dear

Michael Flanders and Donald Swann

Recorded during the final performance at the Fortune Theatre, London on May 2nd 1959.

CDP 7974652, Track 12

Wagner - Ride of the Valkyries

Berlin Philharmonic;

Klaus Tennstedt conductor

EMI CDC 7 47007 2, Track 1

Bellini: Casta Diva - Norma

Jane Eaglen Norma,

Orchestra del maggio musicale Fiorentino;

Riccardo Muti conductor

EMI Classics - 7243 5 55471 2 5, DISC 1, Track 9

Bach: Largo - 2nd movement from Keyboard Concerto in F minor BWV1056

Richard Egarr harpsichord;

The Academy of Ancient Music;

Andrew Manze director

Harmonia Mundi HMU 907283.84, DISC 2, Track 8

The Happy Wanderer

- Der frohliche Wanderer

The Obernkirchen Children's Choir;


Moller director

from Angels in Pigtails EP

Parlophone GEP 8529, Side 1, Band 1 (EP)

Berio: Opus Number Zoo

The Galliard Ensemble

Deuz-elles DXL 1025, Track 4-7

Shostakovich: Scherzo from Piano Quintet in G minor Op.57

Borodin String Quartet

Sviatoslav Richter piano

Melodiya 74321407132, Track 10

Mozart: Ave Verum Corpus

The Choir of New College, Oxford

Edward Higginbottom conductor

Erato 3984 295882, Track 4

Elgar: Where Choral's lie

from Sea Pictures Op.


Dame Janet Baker

Sir John Barbirolli conductor

Philips 465 253-2, Track 2

Brahms: Ballade in G minor

Emmanuel Ax piano

Sony Classical SK 48046, Track 30

Flanders & Swann; The Gnu Song

CDP 7974652, Track 3.

"Join Petroc Trelawny for a special Comic Relief edition of In Tune including live improvisation from comic opera group Impropera and listener requests.

Respighi: Tarantella ""puro sangue"" - 4th mvt from Suite Rossiniana

Flanders and Swann; Madeira m'dear

Flanders and Swann; The Gnu Song

CDP 7974652, Track 3."