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Duration: 2 Hours

A Classical Bedtime

Sunday, 28 Nov 2021 - 21:00


I, Isaac, wanted an excuse (as a proud Northerner) to drink gingsing tea by posing as a member of the upper-middle class. David (a pensioner) wants to feel young again by pretending he's still at university, and to abuse me every time I mispronouce anything.

Together, we will pick some music to play, and we will undoubtedly make a bedtime show with the singular potential to lull anyone to sleep - but only when we're talking...



Track Artist Time
Respighi: Gli Ucceli - I. Prelude Academy of St Martin in the Fields, Neville Marriner 21:03
Haydn: Symphony No 83 in G minor, 'The Hen' - I. Allegro spiritoso Orchestra of the Eighteenth Century, Frans Brüggen 21:07
Canteloube: Chants d'Auvergne - Lo calhé Véronique Gens, Orchestre National de Lille-Région Nord/Pas-de-Calais, Jean-Claude Casadesus 21:15
Beethoven: Symphony No 6 in F, Op 68 "Pastoral" - II. Szene am Bach (Andante molto mosso) Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen, Paavo Järvi 21:18
Saint-Saëns: Le Carnaval des Animaux - IX. Le Coucou au fond des bois Michel Béroff, Jean-Philippe Collard, Alain Moglia, Jacques Cazuran, Michel Debost, Claude Desurmont, Guy-Joël Cipriani, Gérard Pérotin, Le Trio à cordes français 21:30
Handel: Organ Concerto in F "The Cuckoo and the Nightingale", HWV 295 - IV. Allegro Simon Preston, The English Concert, Trevor Pinnock 21:33
Sherwin: A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square Catherine Bott, David Owen Norris 21:52
Vivaldi: Concerto in D, RV 90 "Il gardellino" L'Astrée 22:02
Schubert: Winter Journey, D911 - XV. The crow Roderick Williams, Christopher Glynn 22:14
Shaw: And the Swallow The 24, Robert Hollingworth 22:17
Messiaen: Catalogue d'oiseaux - L'alouette Lulu Pierre-Laurent Aimard 22:21
Rosenblatt: Suite-Fantasie on Themes from "Swan Lake" - IV. Main theme Nikolai Tokarev 22:28
Sibelius: Lemminkäinen Suite, Op 22 - II. The Swan of Tuonela Lahti Symphony Orchestra, Osmo Vänskä 22:36
Grieg: En Svane, Op 25 No 2 Marita Solberg, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Ole Kristian Ruud 22:46
Villa-Lobos: Song of the Black Swan Pink Martini (Pansy Chang, Thomas M Lauderdale) 22:49
Saint-Saëns: Le Cygne, from Le Carnaval des Animaux (arr. for trumpet and piano by Mikhail Nakariakov) Sergei Nakariakov, Alexander Markovich 22:56