Playlists with tracks by Kaija Saariaho

Sunday 16th April 2017
Words and Music
In the Dark
3 / 21 Tracks
Texts and music about 'being in the dark'. Readers: Emily Bruni and Robert Bathurst.

Friedrich Nietzsche Einleitung
Franz Schubert Der Blinde Knabe, D.833
Igor Stravinsky Oedipus Rex: Dicere non possum
Peteris Vasks Concerto for Violin ‘Distant light’; Cantabile (excerpt)
Toru Takemitsu Les yeux clos II (excerpt)
Sergei Prokofiev Music for Children – Regret (excerpt)
John Cage Perilous Night – no.4
John Joubert Lyric Fantasy for piano on themes from Jane Eyre (excerpt)
Charles Ives The Unanswered Question (excerpt)
Maurice Ravel Daphnis and Chloe; Lever du jour (excerpt)
Andrzej Panufnik Landscape (excerpt)
Kaija Saariaho Orion : Winter Sky (excerpt)
Curtis Fuller Three Blind Mice (excerpt)
John Dowland Fortune my foe (excerpt)
L Hart & R Rodgers Blue Moon (excerpt)
Philip Glass Light (excerpt)
Aaron Copland Letter from Home (excerpt)
Josef Suk Summer’s Tale: Intermezzo – Blind Musicians (excerpt)
Franz Liszt Der Blinde Sanger (excerpt)
Pietro Reggio Tis a strange kind of ignorance (Her unbelief)
Gabriel Fauré Pelleas et Melisande; Melisandes Lied
Wednesday 8th March 2017
Afternoon on 3
International Women's Day
2 / 7 Tracks
As part of International Women's Day, Katie Derham is joined by composer Tansy Davies.

Helen Grime Virga
Liza Lim Pearl, Ochre, Hair String
Anna Meredith Barchan for trombone and orchestra
Kaija Saariaho Notes on Light for cello and orchestra: 1st mvt - Translucent, secret
Rebecca Saunders Traces for orchestra
Tansy Davies The Beginning of the world (Variations on Sellinger's round) for string orchestra
Tansy Davies Tilting
Tuesday 21st February 2017
Afternoon on 3
Ulster Orchestra Live from the Ulster Hall
2 / 6 Tracks
Live from the Ulster Hall in Belfast, the Ulster Orchestra in music by Brahms and Schumann

Robert Schumann Symphony No. 1 "Spring" Op. 38
Igor Stravinsky The Rite of Spring by Igor Stravinsky
orch. Luciano Berio Johannes Brahms Sonata for Clarinet op. 120 No. 1
Eric Coates Dancing nights - concert waltz by Eric Coates
Kaija Saariaho Notes on light for cello and orchestra by Kaija Saariaho
Francis Chagrin Film Music from 'Easy Money'
Sunday 19th February 2017
The Listening Service
In space no-one can hear you sing...
16 / 24 Tracks
Tom Service explores why space-inspired music sounds the way it does.

Terry Riley One Earth, One People, One Love (from Sun Rings)
Gustav Holst Mars, the Bringer of War (The Planets, Op 32)
John Williams The Imperial March (From the Empire Strikes Back)
Gustav Holst Neptune, the Mystic (The Planets, Op 32)
Johann Sebastian Bach Praeambulum in F major, BWV 927
Louis and Bebe Barron Forbidden Planet - Overture
Brian May Flash
David Bowie Life On Mars?
Elton John Rocket Man
David Bowie Space Oddity
The Police Walking On The Moon
Europe The Final Countdown
Beastie Boys Intergalactic
Eriks Esenvalds Stars
Claude Debussy Dialogue du vent et de la mer (La mer)
Bart Howard Fly me to the Moon
Kaija Saariaho Orion - 2nd mvt
György Ligeti Atmosphères
Thomas Adès Tevot
Delia Derbyshire Theme to Doctor Who
Eric Idle The Galaxy Song
Jas Mann Spaceman
John Williams Imperial Attack - from Star Wars
Rued Langgaard Music of the Spheres - Sehnsucht - Verzweiflung - Extase
Thursday 15th December 2016
Radio 3 in Concert
BBC Symphony Orchestra - Tchaikovsky, Saariaho, Prokofiev
2 / 6 Tracks
The BBC Symphony Orchestra performs music by Tchaikovsky, Saariaho and Prokofiev.

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky Romeo and Juliet Overture
Sergei Rachmaninov Elegiac trio no. 1 in G minor
Kaija Saariaho True Fire (UK premiere)
Antonio Vivaldi Concerto for flute and orch (RV.428) (Op.10`3) in D major "Il Gardellino"
Antonio Vivaldi Concerto for vln & orch (RV.253) (Op.8`5) "La Tempesta di mare"
Sergei Prokofiev Symphony No. 5 in Bb Op.100
Monday 21st November 2016
Monday - Petroc Trelawny
8 / 21 Tracks
Petroc Trelawny presents, with a new piece by Composer in 3 Matthew Kaner.

Sergei Prokofiev Romeo and Juliet - Morning serenade
Cole Porter Anything Goes
Antonio Vivaldi Nulla in mundo pax, R.630
Gustav Mahler Urlicht
Henry Purcell Fairest Isle from King Arthur
James MacMillan O Radiant Dawn
Michael Haydn Trumpet Concerto No.2 in C
Imogen Holst The Fall of the Leaf (Adagio)
Jean Françaix Nocturne
Benjamin Britten Young Apollo Op.16
Johann Sebastian Bach Domine Deus from Mass in B Minor, BWV.232
Claude Debussy Images - set 1 for piano, no.1; Reflets dans l'eau
Kaija Saariaho Papillon no.2 (Leggiere, molto espressivo) from 7 Papillons for cello
Matthew Kaner Sicilienne
Frederick Delius The Walk to the Paradise Garden..[from 'A village Romeo and Juliet']
Maurice Ravel Daphnis et Chloe - Pt.3; Lever du jour
Fryderyk Chopin Ballade in F Op.38
Fryderyk Chopin 24 Preludes for piano (Op.28), no.15 in D flat major; 'Raindrop'
Ned Rorem Early in the morning for voice and piano
Roger Quilter 5 Shakespeare songs Op.23; no.1 Fear no more the heat o' the sun
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Symphony no. 41 (K.551) in C major "Jupiter", 1st movement; Allegro vivace
Saturday 12th November 2016
Record Review
Building a Library: Vaughan Williams: A London Symphony
3 / 23 Tracks
With Andrew McGregor. Including Building a Library: Vaughan Williams: A London Symphony.

Kaija Saariaho Die Aussicht
Edward Elgar Variations On An Original Theme ('Enigma') Op.36 For Orchestra
Sinfonia Lahti Bassoon Concerto
Ludwig van Beethoven Sonata In F Major Op.5 No.1 For Cello And Piano, i. Adagio sostenuto - Allegro
Sinfonia Lahti Mana
Ludwig van Beethoven Sonata In F Major Op.5 No.1 For Cello And Piano, i. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven Sonata In A Major Op.69 For Cello And Piano, ii. Scherzo
Ludwig van Beethoven Sonata In D Major Op.102 No. 2 For Cello And Piano, ii. Adagio
Ludwig van Beethoven Sonata In D Major Op.102 No.2 For Cello And Piano, ii. Adagio
Ensemble MidtVest The Green Groves
Ludwig van Beethoven Sonata In D Major Op.102 No. 2 For Cello And Piano, iii. Allegro fugato
Gustav Mahler Symphony no.1 in D maj vers. original, in 5 mvts., 2nd mvt; Blumine (Andante)
Ludwig van Beethoven Sonata In D Major Op.102 No.2 For Cello And Piano, iii. Allegro fugato
Heini Kärkkäinen Play III
Maurice Duruflé Requiem Op.9 Libera me
Heini Kärkkäinen Jurmo
Muntra Musikanter Symphony No.2
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Elektra Suite
Kaija Saariaho Quartet (Terra Memoria) For Strings
Ralph Vaughan Williams How Cold The Wind Doth Blow For Tenor, Violin And Piano
Friday 11th November 2016
Essential Classics
Friday - Sarah Walker with Oliver Jeffers
9 / 18 Tracks
Artist of the Week: Tabea Zimmermann, featured in Rebecca Clarke's Viola Sonata.

John Tavener Eternity's Sunrise
William Walton Henry V Suite: Touch her soft lips, and part
Arvo Pärt Spiegel im Spiegel
Claudio Monteverdi Lamento d'Arianna
Edward Elgar They are at rest
Maurice Ravel Alborada del gracioso
Jean Sibelius Valse lyrique, Op.96a
Carl Maria von Weber Overture to Euryanthe
Rebecca Clarke Sonata for viola and piano
Zoltán Kodály Adagio (1905)
Kaija Saariaho Uberzeugung
Antonio Vivaldi Concerto in A minor for recorder, two violins and continuo, RV108
Franz Schubert Four Impromptus, D.935: No.1 in F minor
William Walton Henry V - suite [adapted Muir Mathieson...], Overture (The Globe playhouse)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Concerto for horn and orchestra no. 4 (K.495) in E flat major [complete]
Benjamin Britten Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes, Op.33a: I. Dawn
Ludwig van Beethoven Rondino for wind octet (WoO.25) in E flat major
Gottfried August Homilius Sonata for oboe and continuo
Wednesday 26th October 2016
Late Junction
Verity Sharp with Shirley Collins
10 / 19 Tracks
Verity Sharp's special guest is folk singer Shirley Collins.

Shirley Collins Cruel Lincoln
Musafir Kalyo
Almeda Riddle Rainbow Mid Life's Willows
Robyn Hitchcock I Often Dream Of Trains
Ambrose Akinmusire Marie Christie
Nic Jones Master Kilby
Kaija Saariaho Pres 1.
Shirley Collins The Sweet Primroses
Janet Penfold Won't You Buy My Sweet Blooming Lavender
Shirley Collins Long Years Ago
Georgia Sea Island Singers Moses, Don't Get Lost
Rozi Plain Long years Ago
Sapareva Banya Folk Group Vido Dva Vetra Veyat (Two Gales Are Blowing)
Michael Praetorius Dances From 'Terpsichore': La Bourrée
Ian Kearey Pretty Polly
Jony Easterby Mwyachen Afallon
Chaynes Transverberation
Codex De Robertsbridge Retrové (Estampie)
Francesca Más Torres M'agrada Collir Oliva (I like to pick olives)
Friday 30th September 2016
Afternoon on 3
Sound Frontiers: The BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Episode 4
6 / 13 Tracks
Live from St Paul's Church, Knightsbridge, a concert featuring the BBC Singers.

Johann Sebastian Bach Concerto in D minor, BWV. 1043
Karin Rehnqvist I himmelen - In Heaven's Hall
Iannis Xenakis Nuits
Gustav Mahler Symphony No. 1
Olivier Messiaen O sacrum convivium
Kaija Saariaho Nuits, adieux
Felix Mendelssohn Three Psalms Op78. 3rd movement
Felix Mendelssohn Fugue in F minor Op.35
Johann Sebastian Bach Preludium in E minor BWV 533
John Lunn Villette
Olivier Messiaen Livre du Saint Sacrament, mvts 1 and 3
Sunday 18th September 2016
Words and Music
The Sun
3 / 21 Tracks
Texts and music on the theme of the sun, with readings by Anne-Marie Duff and Greg Wise.

Sergei Prokofiev Romeo and Juliet: Introduction
Joseph Haydn The Creation: Die Himmel erzahlen die Ehre Gottes
George Frideric Handel Eternal source of light divine
Arnold Bax Four Orchestral Pieces: Dance in the Sun (extract)
Carl Nielsen Helios Overture (extract)
Benjamin Britten War Requiem: Lacrimosa (extract)
Philip Glass Akhnaten: Hymn to the Sun (extract)
David Pickard The Flight of Icarus (extract)
Roger Quilter Summer sunset (extract)
Maurice Ravel Daphnis and Chloe; Lever du jour (extract)
John Cage Mysterious Adventure (extract)
Sofia Gubaidulina Canticle of the sun by St Francis (extract)
Igor Stravinsky Apollon musagete: Birth of Apollo (extract)
Jean-Baptiste Lully Ballet du la nuit: Le Roi representant le soleil levant
William Byrd Oh God that guides the cheerful sun (extract)
Duke Ellington Hot and Bothered (extract)
Frank Bridge Three Poems: Sunset (extract)
Lili Boulanger Hymn au soleil (extract)
John Foulds Mirage (extract)
Kaija Saariaho Notes on Light: Eclipse (extract)
Arnold Schoenberg Shine on us, dear sun (extract)
Sunday 11th September 2016
Private Passions
Daniel Libeskind
2 / 7 Tracks
Michael Berkeley's guest is renowned architect Daniel Libeskind.

Kaija Saariaho ... A la Fumee
Trad. Amazing Grace
Pérotin Sederunt principes
Leonard Bernstein Symphony No.2 (The Age of Anxiety) (excerpt)
Johann Sebastian Bach Cantata no.141: Komm, du susse Todesstunde (Aria: Mein Verlangen)
Claus-Steffen Mahnkopf Deconstructing Accordion
Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony No.9 in D minor, Op.125 (Choral (Finale, excerpt)
Saturday 9th January 2016
Record Review
Building a Library: Dutilleux 100
3 / 6 Tracks
With Andrew McGregor. Building a Library: Music by Henri Dutilleux.

Johannes Brahms Ballade in G minor Op. 118 No. 3
Igor Stravinsky Les Noces
Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev Piano Concerto No. 5 in G Op. 55 (ii. Moderato)
Alberto Ginastera Estancia, Op. 8 (Wheat Dance & The Farm Workers)
Kaija Saariaho Maan varjot (i. Misterioso ma intense)
Thursday 7th January 2016
Afternoon on 3
Thursday Opera Matinee, New Year New Music: Saariaho - Emilie
2 / 5 Tracks
Jonathan Swain presents the Finnish composer Kaija Saariaho's Emilie.

Kaija Saariaho Emilie
Richard Dubugnon Arcanes Symphoniques, Op.30
David Matthews Toward Sunrise, Op.117
Luigi Dallapiccola Piccola musica notturna for orchestra
Thea Musgrave The Seasons for orchestra
Saturday 2nd January 2016
Opera on 3
Handel's Alcina
2 / 5 Tracks
Handel's Alcina, recorded at the Aix Festival in Provence with soprano Patricia Petibon.

George Frideric Handel Alcina, HWV 34 - Act I
George Frideric Handel Alcina, HWV 34 - Act III
Franz Schubert Sonata for piano (D.960) in B flat major
George Frideric Handel Alcina, HWV 37 - Act II
Kaija Saariaho Mirrors III
Record Review
Building a Library: Beethoven's Symphony No 5
5 / 20 Tracks
With Andrew McGregor. Including Building a Library: Beethoven: Symphony No 5.

Brian Eno Discreet Music
Brian Ferneyhough Opus Contra Naturam (ii. Katabasis)
Wolfgang Rihm Abkehr
Johann Sebastian Bach Mass In B Minor BWV232 - Symbolum Nicenum
Kaija Saariaho Mirrors I
Anders Hillborg O Dessa Ogon For Soprano And String Orchestra
Morton Feldman Rothko Chapel For Soprano, Alto, Chorus, Viola, Celesta & Percussion
Édouard Ferlet Je Me Souviens
Olav Berg Berg Viola Concerto
Brett Dean Carlo For Strings And Sampler
Ryan Wigglesworth Concerto For Violin And Orchestra - ii. Arioso
Steve Martland Shoulder To Shoulder For Ensemble
Steve Martland Horses Of Instruction For Chamber Ensemble
Brian Ferneyhough Opus Contra Naturam (ii. Katabasis & iii. Kataplexy)
Christopher Tarnow Theremin Sonata No.2 - ii. Passacaglia
Kaija Saariaho Dolce Tormento
Morton Feldman For Bunita Marcus For Piano
Wednesday 16th December 2015
Afternoon on 3
Northern Lights, Episode 3
3 / 5 Tracks
The Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra performs Debussy, Walton, Saariaho and Aulis Sallinen

Sir William Walton Concerto for cello and orchestra
Claude Debussy Gigues from Images
Aulis Sallinen Shadows - prelude Op.52 for orchestra
Ester Mägi Cantus & Processus
Kaija Saariaho Circle map for orchestra
Wednesday 9th December 2015
Afternoon on 3
BBC Performing Groups Live, BBC Philharmonic Live from Salford
2 / 3 Tracks
The BBC Philharmonic performs music by Sibelius, Saariaho and Rautavaara live in Salford.

Sibelius Lemminkainen and the Maidens of Saari
Kaija Saariaho L'Aile du Songe
Einojuhani Rautavaara Symphony No.7
Thursday 30th July 2015
Essential Classics
Thursday - Sarah Walker with Helen Lederer
6 / 13 Tracks
Including Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition conducted by Valery Gergiev.

Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky Pictures at an Exhibition
Sir Edward Elgar Chanson De Matin, Op.15 No.2
Johannes Brahms Tragic Overture, Op.81
Johann Sebastian Bach Brandenburg Concerto No.2, BWV1047
Kaija Saariaho Ballade
Johann Strauss II Wo die Zitronen bluhen - waltz Op 364
Nicolò Paganini Caprice in E, Op.1 No.1; Caprice in E minor, Op.1 No.3
Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov Etude-tableaux in A minor, Op.39 No.6
Jacquet of Mantua Agnus Dei (Missa Surge Petre)
Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No.2 in C minor, Op.18
Joseph Haydn Piano Trio in F, Hob.XV No.17
Ludwig van Beethoven IV. ''Ode to Joy' (Symphony No.9 in D minor) (excerpt)
Luigi Boccherini Quattro versioni originale della 'Ritirata notturna di Madrid'
Saturday 7th March 2015
Hear and Now
3 / 11 Tracks
Sara Mohr-Pietsch introduces music by the group rarescale and visits Judith Weir.

Pauline Oliveros Bye Bye Butterfly
Kaija Saariaho Spins and Spells
Karen Gourlay Dreamscape
Sungji Hong Black Arrow
Elizabeth Winters Image Unfolding
Eve Beglarian until it blazes
Grace Mason The Bitter Cut
Kaja Bjorntvedt Skye Light
Lucinda Rimmer Felucca on the Nile
Shiva Feshareki She Cried
Sophie Viney Sonatina in 7 & 5
Thursday 5th February 2015
Afternoon on 3
Thursday Opera Matinee, Janacek - The Makropulos Case
1 / 6 Tracks
Katie Derham presents a performance given at Brno Opera of Janacek's The Makropulos Case.

Maurice Ravel Piano Concerto in G major
Dmitri Shostakovich 3 Fantastic Dances, Op. 5 - no. 1. March in C major
Kaija Saariaho Laterna Magica (The Magic Lantern) for large orchestra
Leos Janacek The Makropulos Affair (Vec Makropulos) - Act 1
Leos Janacek The Makropulos Affair (Vec Makropulos) - Act 2
Leos Janacek The Makropulos Affair (Vec Makropulos) - Act 3
Saturday 17th January 2015
CD Review
Building a Library: Berg: Wozzeck
0 / 11 Tracks
With Andrew McGregor. Including Building a Library: Berg: Wozzeck.

Claudio Monteverdi Sestina - Lagrime d'amante al sepolcro dell'amata and Questi vaghi concenti
Claudio Monteverdi Questi vaghi concenti for 9 voices
Georg Schumann Piano quartet in F minor, Op.29: 1st movement; Allegro
Jean-Philippe Rameau Nouvelles suites de pieces de clavecin ou Seconde livre [1728]: Les Sauvages
Joseph Holbrooke Quintet Op.27 for clarinet and strings
Kaija Saariaho Quatre instants for soprano and orchestra: i. Attente – Longing
Sally Beamish Seavaigers: ii; Lament
Sir Charles Villiers Stanford Trio no. 2 in G minor Op.73 for piano and strings: 2nd movement
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Sonata in F major K.332 for piano: 2nd movement; Adagio
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Sonata in D major K.284 for piano: 3rd movement; Thema mit 12 Variationen
Charles Ives Trio K.W.9 for piano and strings: 2nd movement; TSIAJ
Saturday 6th December 2014
Hear and Now
2014 British Composer Awards
2 / 13 Tracks
Andrew McGregor and Sara Mohr-Pietsch report from the 2014 British Composer Awards.

Mark-Anthony Turnage Frieze
Kaija Saariaho Circle Map
Martin Iddon Danae
Rebecca Saunders Solitude
Simon Dobson Journey of the Lone Wolf
Bertram Wee Sonicalia
Sir Harrison Birtwistle Songs from the Same Earth
Cecilia McDowall Night Flight
Tom White Public Address
Django Bates The Study of Touch
Ed Hughes Chaconne for Jonathan Harvey
Kerry Andrew Dart’s Love
Kerry Andrew Woodwose
Saturday 21st June 2014
Hear and Now
Emulsion Festival 2014
1 / 6 Tracks
Highlights from the 2014 Emulsion Festival at Village Underground in London.

Anna Meredith Heal You
Alvin Lucier In Memoriam of Jon Higgins
Iain Ballamy Gold Acre, also known as Arve's Dream
Kaija Saariaho Oi Kuu (To The Moon)
Thomas Strnen As We Wait For Time
Trish Clowes Small Pieces of Wood
Saturday 12th October 2013
Hear and Now
3 / 5 Tracks
Tom Service is joined by Andrew McGregor for a round-up of the latest new music releases.

Wolfgang Rihm Gesungene Zeit
Morton Feldman Violin and Orchestra
Brett Dean Testament
Kaija Saariaho Nymphea for quartet and electronics
Kaija Saariaho Tocar
Saturday 5th October 2013
Hear and Now
New Music From the North
0 / 6 Tracks
Ivan Hewett with new music from the Nordic countries: Ore, Nordheim, Kaipainen, Saariaho.

Arne Nordheim Response IV
Cecilie Ore Schwirren (UK premiere)
Esa-Pekka Salonen 'Kiss my mouth', No 1 of Two Songs from 'Kalender Rod' (Red Calendar)
Jouni Kaipainen String Quartet No 6 'The Terror Run'
Kaija Saariaho Terra memoria
Per Nrgrd Wie ein Kind
Sunday 14th July 2013
Words and Music
8 / 18 Tracks
Emily Joyce and Philip Franks walk through the suburbs of Betjeman, Dickens and Kureishi.

Philip Glass Heroes (Heroes Symphony)
John Adams A Final Shaking (Shaker Loops)
Howard Skempton Con bravura (Chamber Concerto)
Ralph Vaughan Williams Linden Lea
Howard Skempton Teneramente (Chamber Concerto)
Johann Sebastian Bach Fugue in C major, BWV.846
William Byrd The Bells
Malvina Reynolds Little Boxes
Sir Harrison Birtwistle Oockooing Bird
Elliott Carter Sound Fields
Erik Satie Aubade (Avant-dernieres pensees)
Leopold Godowsky The Salon (Triakontameron, No.21)
John Tavener Ikon of Light (extract)
Kaikhosru Shapurji Sorabji Transcendental Study No.7
Alfred Garyevich Schnittke Pastorale (Suite in the Old Style)
Kaija Saariaho Notes on Light (extract)
Sir Malcolm Arnold The Fair Field, Op.110
Alexander Vasilyevich Mosolov Zavod - Iron Foundry
Tuesday 17th April 2012
In Tune
Staatskapelle Berlin, RPS Awards Nominees, Osmo Vanska
2 / 14 Tracks
With music from Staatskapelle Berlin, RPS Awards nominees plus Osmo Vanska.

Jean Sibelius Symphony no. 2 in D major Op.43
Felix Mendelssohn Lieder ohne Worte - book 1 Op.19
Johann Sebastian Bach Suite no. 2 in D minor BWV.1008 for cello solo
Kaija Saariaho Sept papillons for cello
stor Piazzolla Las Cuatro estaciones portenas
Kalevi Aho Quintet for Clarinet and String Quartet
Augustin Lehfuss Bebop Study
Ludwig van Beethoven Concerto no. 4 in G major Op.58 for piano and orchestra
Benjamin Britten Songs and proverbs of William Blake Op.74 for baritone and piano
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Serenade in C minor K.388 for wind octet (K.384a)
Charles Dibdin Tom Bowling, arr. Britten for voice and piano
Frdric Chopin Nocturne in E minor Op.72`1 for piano
George Frideric Handel Concerto no. 13 in F major HWV.295 (The Cuckoo and the nightingale) for organ and orchestra
Gustav Mahler Symphony no. 2 in C minor (Resurrection) for soprano, alto, chorus and orchestra
Friday 28th October 2011
Radio 3 Live in Concert
BBC SO - Bax, Saariaho, Sibelius
1 / 7 Tracks
Sakari Oramo conducts the BBC Symphony Orchestra in music by Bax, Saariaho and Sibelius.

Jean Sibelius Symphony no. 3 in C major Op.52
Arnold Bax Tintagel - symphonic poem
Jean Sibelius Luonnotar Op.70 for soprano and orchestra
Kaija Saariaho 4 Leino songs for soprano and orchestra
Niccol Castiglioni Concertino per la notte di Natale for orchestra
Niccol Castiglioni Quodlibet for piano and chamber orchestra
Richard Strauss Till Eulenspiegel einmal anders!, arr. Hasenohrl for 5 instruments [orig. for orchestra]
Composer of the Week
Finnish Composers, Finnish Composers and the Natural World
1 / 4 Tracks
Donald explores the importance of landscape, darkness and light to Finnish composers.

Jean Sibelius Night ride and sunrise Op.55
Aulis Sallinen Vintern var hard [Winter was hard] Op.20 for chorus
Einojuhani Rautavaara Cantus arcticus (Concerto for birds and orchestra) Op.61 [with taped birdsong]
Kaija Saariaho Notes on light for cello and orchestra