Tuesday 21 May 2019 1:00PM

My Music with Orchestra of St John’s

Grime, Bach, Coleridge-Taylor and more


  • Orchestra of St John’s
  • John Lubbock founder/conductor
  • Dame Mary Archer scientist & interviewee
  • Paul Blezard journalist
  • Xavier Hetherington tenor
  • Derek Paravicini piano

In My Music, the popular lunchtime series, famous people talk about their lives, share opinions and discuss music that has meant the most to them with talented journalist Paul Blezard. OSJ plays their chosen pieces live.

  • Orchestra of St John’s (Reg. Charity No. 289106)
  • Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
        • The Art of Fugue BWV1080 (excerpts)
  • Samuel Coleridge-Taylor (1875-1912)
      • Hiawatha's Wedding Feast Op. 30
        • Onaway! Awake, beloved!
  • George Butterworth (1885-1916)
      • 6 Songs from A Shropshire Lad
        • The lads in their hundreds
  • Helen Grime (b.1981)
        • Into the faded air
  • Frederick Loewe (1901-1988)
      • My Fair Lady
        • On the street where you live (lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner)
  • Stephen Adams (1841-1913)
        • The Holy City
  • Encore
  • Tom Lehrer
        • The Elements

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