Thursday 12 December 2019 1:00PM

My Music with Orchestra of St John’s

Mendelssohn, Vaughan Williams, Tchaikovsky, Beethoven and Delibes


  • Orchestra of St John’s
  • John Lubbock conductor
  • Alan Titchmarsh gardener, broadcaster
  • Paul Blezard interviewer
  • Hannah Davey soprano
  • Jan Peter Schmolck violin

In this series, famous people discuss the music that has meant the most to them in their lives, with Orchestra of St John’s playing arrangements of their choices live in the Hall.

TV presenter and gardener Alan Titchmarsh is interviewed by Paul Blezard about his life and musical influences.

  • Orchestra of St John’s (Reg. Charity No. 289106)
  • Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)
        • Hebrides Overture Op. 26
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)
        • The Lark Ascending
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840-1893)
      • The Sleeping Beauty Op. 66
        • Rose Adagio
  • Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
        • Excerpt from Symphony No. 6 in F major Op. 68 'Pastoral'
  • Léo Delibes (1836-1891)
      • Sylvia, ou La nymphe de Diane
        • Les chasseresses

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