Playlists with tracks by Colin Matthews

Tuesday 23rd January 2018
Radio 3 in Concert
The London Sinfonietta plays Xenakis, Wolfgang Rihm, Colin Matthews and Birtwistle
3 / 9 Tracks
Martyn Brabbins conducts the London Sinfonietta in a programme of modern classics.

Benjamin Britten Serenade for Tenor, Horn and Strings
Igor Stravinsky Dumbarton Oaks
Iannis Xenakis Thallein for chamber orchestra
Colin Matthews Contraflow
Pérotin Viderunt omnes
Wolfgang Rihm Chiffre ii: Silence to be beaten
Harrison Birtwistle Silbury Air
Shona Mackay Continuum
Mark David Boden Homo Sum
Friday 5th January 2018
Composer of the Week
Colin Matthews (1946-present), Colin Matthews and Holst
0 / 3 Tracks
Donald Macleod journeys with Colin Matthews into WWI.

Claude Debussy Preludes
Colin Matthews No Man's Land
Colin Matthews Traces Remain
Thursday 4th January 2018
In Tune
Szymanowski Quartet, Gavin Sutherland, Tabea Debus, Alex McCartney
5 / 20 Tracks
Katie Derham's guests include the Szymanowski Quartet, Gavin Sutherland, and Tabea Debus.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Le nozze di Figaro (Overture)
Claude Debussy L'isle joyeuse
Francis Poulenc Les chemins de l'amour
Anatoly Konstantinovich Lyadov Mazurka
Felix Mendelssohn Violin Concerto in E minor, Op 64 (3rd mvt)
Felix Mikhailovich Blumenfeld Sarabande
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky Serenade for Strings, Op 48 (2nd mvt)
Georg Philipp Telemann Cantabile and Allegro, from Sonata in C Major
Georg Philipp Telemann Aria, Allegro "Fa pur Guerra" from Flavius Bertaridus, TWV 21:27
Alfred Reynolds Alice through the Looking Glass (Ballet of the Talking Flowers)
George Philipp Telemann Fantasia per il Flauto senza Basso No. 12
Gustav Mahler Abschied (Das Lied von der Erde)
Herman Severin Lovenskiold La Sylphide: Pas de Deux - Reel
Claudio Monteverdi O rossignol (Madrigals, Book 3)
Luciano Berio Laborintus 2 [complete]
Colin Matthews Meditation
Maximillian D'Osten-Sacken Berceuse
Donnacha Dennehy Tessellatum - 10 Letter NN
Niccolò Jommelli Attilio Regolo: 'Par che di giubilo'
Nikolay Sokolov Polka
Composer of the Week
Colin Matthews (1946-present), Colin Matthews and Debussy
1 / 6 Tracks
Donald Macleod explores the influence of Debussy upon Colin Matthews.

Colin Matthews Broken symmetry
Claude Debussy Ce qu'a vu le vent d'Ouest Preludes Book 1 No 7
Colin Matthews Crossing the Alps
Colin Matthews Postlude - Monsieur Croche
Colin Matthews Grand Barcarolle
Jean Sibelius Hidden Connection Op 86 no3
Wednesday 3rd January 2018
Composer of the Week
Colin Matthews (1946-present), Colin Matthews collaborates with Britten
0 / 4 Tracks
Donald Macleod surveys Britten's influence on Colin Matthews.

Benjamin Britten A Charm of Lullabies, Op 41 - Cradle Song
Colin Matthews Cortege
Colin Matthews The Great Journey - Flight
Colin Matthews String Quartet No 2
Tuesday 2nd January 2018
Composer of the Week
Colin Matthews (1946-present), Colin Matthews and Minimalism
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Donald Macleod explores works by Colin Matthews inspired by music of the past.

Gustav Mahler Ich ging mit Lust (Lieder und Gesänge No 7)
Colin Matthews Sonata No 4
Colin Matthews Divertimento for Double String Quartet
Monday 17th April 2017
Essential Classics
Monday - Rob Cowan with Wendy Cope
9 / 17 Tracks
Artist of the Week: Giuseppe Sinopoli, featured conducting music by Schubert and Webern.

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky Capriccio Italien, Op 45
Anton Webern Symphony, Op 21
Johann Sebastian Bach The Art of Fugue, BWV 1080; Contrapunctus XIV
Charles Wesley Lo! He Comes with Clouds Descending
Anton Bruckner Ave Maria
Johann Sebastian Bach Toccata in C minor, BWV 911
Joseph Haydn String Quartet in D minor, Op 103
Franz Schubert Symphony No 8 in B minor, D759 ('Unfinished')
Colin Matthews Strugnell's Haiku
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Laudate dominum from Vesperae solennes de confessore, K339
Franz Schubert 'Ihr Grab', D736
Franz Schubert 'Die Rose', D745b
Ludwig van Beethoven String Quartet No.13 in B flat major, Op.130: IV. Alla danza tedesca
Eduard Nápravník Polonaise
Hugo Wolf Italienisches Liederbuch; 'Ein Ständchen Euch zu bringen'
Max Bruch String Octet in B flat, Op.posth
Antonio Vivaldi Concerto in F for violin, cello, string and basso continuo, RV 544
Monday 13th February 2017
Afternoon on 3
BBC Symphony Orchestra, Episode 1
5 / 7 Tracks
The BBC Symphony Orchestra plays Elgar, Colin Matthews, Richard Rodney Bennett and Lyadov.

Edward Elgar Introduction & Allegro
Edward Elgar Symphony No 1 in A Flat
Colin Matthews Violin Concerto
Anatoly Konstantinovich Lyadov The Enchanted Lake
Sir Richard Rodney Bennett Spells
Lockton and Murray I'll walk beside you
Sir Richard Rodney Bennett Tender is the Night: Nicole's Theme
Friday 13th January 2017
Afternoon on 3
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Episode 4
2 / 5 Tracks
The BBC SSO performs music by Dorothy Howell, Colin Matthews, Mozart and Bruckner.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Piano Concerto No 27 in B flat major
Anton Bruckner Symphony No. 9 in D minor
Dorothy Howell Concerto in D minor for piano and orchestra
Colin Matthews Reflected images for orchestra
Zygmunt Stojowski Romanze in E flat major, Op 20
Tuesday 20th December 2016
Afternoon on 3
BBC Performing Groups' Best of 2016, Episode 2
4 / 7 Tracks
The BBC NOW in music by Respighi, Kodaly, Dutilleux, Szymanowski, Colin Matthews and Faure

Henri Dutilleux Le Temps L'horloge
Ottorino Respighi Il Tramonto
Karol Szymanowski Violin Concerto no 2 Op. 61
Gustav Mahler Des Knaben Wunderhorn: Urlicht
Zoltán Kodály Harry Janos Suite, Op 35a
Colin Matthews No Man's Land
Gabriel Fauré Requiem, Op.48 For Soprano, Baritone, Chorus And Orchestra
Monday 26th September 2016
Afternoon on 3
Sound Frontiers: The BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Episode 1
4 / 8 Tracks
Katie Derham with music from Vaughan Williams, Matthews, Pritchard, Matthias and Debussy.

Ralph Vaughan Williams The Lark Ascending
Jean Sibelius Violin Concerto in D minor
Ralph Vaughan Williams Symphony No. 5
William Mathias Helios, Op. 76
Deborah Pritchard The Angel Standing in the Sun
Gareth Glyn Amaterasu
Claude Debussy Danses Sacrée et Profane
Colin Matthews No Man's Land
Friday 23rd September 2016
Afternoon on 3
BBC Symphony Orchestra, Episode 3
1 / 9 Tracks
BBC Symphony Orchestra in Stanford, Beamish, Beethoven, Maconchy, Arnold and Matthews.

Paul Dukas The Sorcerer's Apprentice
Johannes Brahms Walpurgisnacht
Sir Charles Villiers Stanford Songs of the Fleet, Op 117 (St Magnus International Festival)
Sally Beamish A Cage of Doves (St Magnus International Festival)
Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony No.9 in D Minor Op.125
Elizabeth Maconchy Music for Woodwind and Brass (Be in the Audience)
Malcolm Arnold Water Music (Be in the Audience)
Colin Matthews Quatrain (Be in the Audience)
Roxanna Panufnik Four World Seasons
Saturday 27th August 2016
Hear and Now
Colin Matthews and Philip Glass
4 / 5 Tracks
Ivan Hewett talks to composer Colin Matthews and introduces music by Philip Glass.

Colin Matthews Violin Concerto
Colin Matthews Broken Symmetry
Colin Matthews Out in the Dark
Colin Matthews Threnody
Philip Glass Icarus at the Edge of Time
Tuesday 16th August 2016
BBC Proms
2016, Prom 41: The Halle - Mahler's Das Lied von der Erde
2 / 4 Tracks
Mark Elder conducts the Halle Orchestra in music by Berlioz, Colin Matthews and Mahler.

Gustav Mahler Das Lied von der Erde
Hector Berlioz Overture 'King Lear', Op 4
Colin Matthews Berceuse for Dresden
Franz Schubert Auf dem Wasser zu singen, S.558 No.2
Monday 15th August 2016
Afternoon on 3
Proms 2016 Repeats, Prom 29: Iris ter Schiphorst, Strauss, Holst
4 / 6 Tracks
A Prom feauring the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain under Edward Gardner.

Gustav Holst The Planets
Richard Strauss Also sprach Zarathustra
Orlando Gibbons The Silver Swan
Benjamin Britten Britten: Nocturne for tenor, 7 obbligato instruments & strings
Iris ter Schiphorst Gravitational Waves
Colin Matthews Pluto, the Renewer
Saturday 6th August 2016
BBC Proms
2016, Prom 29: National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain
3 / 6 Tracks
National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain in works by Iris ter Schiphorst, Strauss, Holst.

Gustav Holst The Planets
Richard Strauss Also sprach Zarathustra
Robert Schumann Kinderszenen
Iris ter Schiphorst Gravitational Waves
Colin Matthews Pluto, the Renewer
Clara Schumann Andante und Allegro op.11/2
Thursday 21st July 2016
In Tune
National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain, Paul Appleby, Soraya Mafi
9 / 19 Tracks
Sean Rafferty's guests include the National Youth Orchestra, Paul Appleby and Soraya Mafi.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Das Veilchen
Sir Arthur Sullivan The Sun Whose Rays Are All Ablaze
Hector Berlioz Beatrice et Benedict: Ah! Je vais l'aimer (Act 1)
Colin Matthews Divertimento: I - Aria capricciosa
Hector Berlioz Beatrice et Benedict - overture
Dizzy Gillespie Night in Tunisia
Francis Poulenc Mass in G major
Franz Liszt Oh! Quand je dors
Gustav Holst The Planets - suite (Op.32); Mars, The Bringer Of War
George Frideric Handel Saul; Act 1 - O filial piety! … No, cruel father, no!
Hector Berlioz Beatrice et Benedict: Finale (Act 2)
Jean-Philippe Rameau Daphnis et Aegle Overture
Joseph Haydn Cello Concerto in C major, (H.VIIb.1) 1st mvt
Gustav Mahler Symphony no. 9, 3rd movement; Rondo-Burleske (ending)
Sergei Rachmaninov 5 Morceaux de fantaisie for piano (Op.3), no.4; Polichinelle in F sharp minor
Johannes Brahms Hungarian dance no.6 in D major orch. Parlow [orig. pf. duet]
Robert Farnon London Suite: Westminster Waltz
Domenico Scarlatti Sonata In D Minor Kk.213
Georg Philipp Telemann Overture (Suite) (TWV.55:G10) in G major "Burlesque de Quixotte"
Monday 27th June 2016
Afternoon on 3
BBC Symphony Orchestra and Singers, Episode 1
1 / 5 Tracks
BBC SO in Matthews, Bartok, Prokofiev and Roy Harris. Plus BBC Singers in Wood, Williams.

Roy Harris Violin Concerto
Béla Bartók Violin Concerto No.2
Colin Matthews Traces Remain
Hugh Wood 3 Choruses Op. 7
Sergei Prokofiev Symphony No. 5 in Bb Op.100
Saturday 25th June 2016
Record Review
Building a Library: Victoria's Masses
3 / 12 Tracks
With Andrew McGregor. Including Building a Library: Tomas Luis de Victoria: Masses.

Johann Sebastian Bach French Suite No. 5 in G major, BWV.816
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Sonata in D major, K.576 (iii. Allegretto)
Colin Matthews Violin Concerto
Robert Schumann Fantasiestucke, Op.12 No.7
Sergei Prokofiev Flute Sonata in D major, Op.94 (iii. Andante)
Sergei Prokofiev Sonata No. 3 in A minor, Op.28
Toru Takemitsu Funeral Music from 3 Film Scores For Strings No.2
Alexander Scriabin Prometheus – The Poem Of Fire, Op.60
César Franck Violin Sonata in A major (ii. Allegro)
Claude Debussy The Girl with the Flaxen Hair (arr. Colin Matthews)
Johann Sebastian Bach French Suite No. 5 in G major, BWV.816 (i. Allemande & ii. Courante)
Johannes Brahms Liebeslieder Waltzes, Op.52, Nos. 3-6
Thursday 9th June 2016
In Tune
Zak Ozmo and L'Avventura, Colin Matthews, London Conchord Ensemble
4 / 15 Tracks
With live music from Zak Ozmo with L'Avventura, plus London Conchord Ensemble.

Claude Debussy La danse de Puck (Preludes Book 1)
Otto Nicolai The Merry wives of Windsor - Overture
Cole Porter Kiss me, Kate - musical: Wunderbar
Henry Purcell I was glad when they said unto me
Carl Nielsen Snefrid - incidental music (FS.17), Love music
Percy Grainger Mock morris vers. for orch/str orch
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky Souvenir de Florence - 3rd movt
Colin Matthews Violin Concerto – 2nd mvt (conclusion)
Francesco Geminiani Sonata in D major 'Bush aboon Traquair'
Franz Xaver Mozart Piano Concerto No.1 in C – 3rd mvt: Allegretto
Fritz Kreisler Liebesfreud - old Viennese dance no. 1 transcr. Alan Arnold for viola & piano
Johann Sebastian Bach Allegro from Concerto in A for Oboe d'Amore BWV1055
1725 From William Thomson's Orpheus Caledonius Bessy Bell and Mary Grey
Martinu Oboe Quartet - 1st movt
1725 From William Thomson's Orpheus Caledonius Katherine Ogie
Monday 3rd August 2015
BBC Proms
2015 Season, Proms Chamber Music, Proms Chamber Music 3: Webern, Colin Matthews and Beethoven
2 / 3 Tracks
The Apollon Musagete Quartet performs music by Beethoven, Webern and Colin Matthews.

Anton Webern Langsamer Satz
Ludwig van Beethoven String Quartet in D major, Op.18 No.3
Colin Matthews String Quartet No.5 (European premiere)
Friday 8th May 2015
In Tune
Simon Callaghan, Tippett Quartet
3 / 11 Tracks
Sean Rafferty with guests including pianist Simon Callaghan and the Tippett Quartet.

Maurice Ravel Daphnis and Chloe (Danse des jeunes filles)
Joseph Haydn String Quartet in A major, Op 20 No 6 (Allegro di Molto e Scherzando)
Hector Berlioz Reverie et Caprice, Op 8
Joseph Haydn Sinfonia Concertante in B flat major, Hob I:105 (Allegro)
Miklós Rózsa String Quartet No 1, Op 22 (Andante con moto)
Antonio Vivaldi Violin Concerto in B flat RV367 (Allegro, ma poco poco)
Camille Saint‐Saëns Carnival of the Animals (The Swan) (orch. Richard Blackford)
Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach Sinfonia in C Wq182/3 3rd mvt
Colin Matthews April Sunshine
Jean Sibelius Five Pieces THE FLOWERS op.85 first movement
John Woolrich Singing in the Lifeboat
Friday 20th March 2015
In Tune
Cafe Mozart, Richard Watkins, Thierry Fischer
7 / 16 Tracks
Suzy Klein with conductor Thierry Fischer and live music from Cafe Mozart.

George Frideric Handel Israel In Egypt: He sent a thick darkness
Joseph Haydn Love in Return
Joseph Haydn Too late, Mother
Richard Strauss Spielmann und Zither
Sir Peter Maxwell Davies Sea Eagle
The Earl of Abingdon Subversion of Parties
Claude Debussy Rondes de Printemps (Images no.3)
Joseph Haydn Mass in D minor H.22.11 (Missa in angustiis (Nelson mass))
Alexander Nikolayevich Scriabin Romance
Anatoly Konstantinovich Lyadov Village Scene by the Inn (Mazurka)
Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev Cello Sonata in C, op.119 (2nd Movement)
attr. William Shield Money is your friend
Édith Piaf Les Amants de Paris
Trad (C17th Ottoman) Makam Uzal Sakil (from Jerusalem: Ville de Deux Pais)
Colin Matthews Three of a Kind
Frederick Edward Weatherly O Danny Boy
Saturday 25th October 2014
Radio 3 Live in Concert
BBC Philharmonic - Colin Matthews, Schubert, Beethoven
3 / 5 Tracks
Juanjo Mena conducts the BBC Philharmonic in Colin Matthews, Schubert and Beethoven.

Franz Peter Schubert Symphony No 2
Ludwig van Beethoven Violin Concerto n D, Op 61
Ludwig van Beethoven Violin Sonata in A, Op 30 No 1
Colin Matthews Grand Barcarolle
Mark-Anthony Turnage Slide Stride for piano and string quartet
Monday 6th October 2014
Afternoon on 3
Ten Pieces to Inspire Children, Holst's The Planets
2 / 5 Tracks
Penny Gore features Holst's The Planets. Plus Colin Matthews, Britten, Berg and Brahms.

Benjamin Britten Sinfonia da Requiem Op. 20
Johannes Brahms Symphony no. 2 in D major Op.73
Alban Berg Sieben frhe Lieder (Seven Early Songs)
Colin Matthews The Planets (incl. Pluto)
Johannes Brahms 2 Rhapsodies for piano (Op.79), no.2 in G minor;
Saturday 26th October 2013
Hear and Now
John Corigliano, Stephen McNeff, Colin Matthews, Brett Dean
2 / 5 Tracks
Ivan Hewett with music by John Corigliano, Stephen McNeff, Colin Matthews and Brett Dean.

John Corigliano Fantasia on an Ostinato
Brett Dean Testament
Clarence Barlow Variazioni e un pianoforte meccanico
Colin Matthews Grand Barcarolle
Stephen McNeff Heiligenstadt
Friday 18th October 2013
Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert
New Generation Artists, Episode 4
3 / 7 Tracks
With Robin Tritschler (tenor), Christian Ihle Hadland (piano), the Danish String Quartet.

Dmitri Shostakovich Piano Quintet in G minor, Op 57
Frank Bridge Goldenhair
Benjamin Britten Songs from the Chinese, Op 58
Benjamin Britten When you're feeling like expressing your affection
Colin Matthews Aubade
Imogen Holst Little think'st thou
Imogen Holst Weathers
Tuesday 30th July 2013
Afternoon on 3
Proms 2013 Repeats, Prom 21: Colin Matthews, Prokofiev & Shostakovich
3 / 5 Tracks
BBC NOW and Thomas Sondergard perform Russian masterpieces and a work by Colin Matthews.

Ludwig van Beethoven Sonata No. 6 in F major
Dmitri Shostakovich Symphony No.11
Colin Matthews Turning Point
Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev Violin Concerto No.2 in G Minor
Claude Debussy La fille aux cheveux de lin, La cathedrale engloutie & Ce qu?a vu le vent d?Ouest from Preludes - book 1
Monday 29th July 2013
BBC Proms
2013 Season, Prom 21, Prom 21 (part 1): Colin Matthews, Prokofiev and Shostakovich
1 / 2 Tracks
BBC NOW and Thomas Sondergard perform Turning Point and Prokofiev's Violin Concerto No 2.

Colin Matthews Turning Point
Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev Violin Concerto No.2 in G Minor
Tuesday 25th December 2012
Through the Night
2 / 7 Tracks
A sequence of 20th century choral and baroque instrumental Christmas works.

Ralph Vaughan Williams Fantasia on Christmas carols
Johann Sebastian Bach Wachet auf ruft uns die Stimme, BWV.645
Colin Matthews A Rose at Christmas for chorus
Henri Tomasi 12 Noels de Saboly - excerpts
Jan Dismas Zelenka Missa Nativitatis Domini, ZWV.8
Johann Sebastian Bach Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland - from Cantata No.61
Johann Sebastian Bach Virga Jesse floruit - from Magnificat in E flat, BWV 243a