The Full Works Concert - Thursday 3 January 2013: Musical Animals

Jane Jones presents a show dedicated to musical animals.

800 mute swan's were rounded up

Tonight on Classic FM, Jane Jones heads off to the zoo, onto the lake and even into the jungle, for a programme inspired by the animal kingdom.

Franz Josef Haydn: Symphony No.82 in C major
Nikolaus Harnoncourt conducts Concentus Musicus Vienna

John Tavener: The Lamb
Nigel Short conducts Tenebrae

John Tavener: The Tyger
Martin Neary conducts the Westminster Abbey Choir

Jean Sibelius:The Swan of Tuonela
Cor-anglais: Lawrence Thorstenberg
Colin Davis conducts the Boston Symphony Orchestra

Aaron Copland: The Cat and the Mouse
Piano: Eric Parkin

Francis Poulenc: Les Animaux Modeles: Suite
Charles Dutoit conducts the French National Orchestra

Percy Grainger: The Jungle Book
Stephen Layton conducts Polyphony

Arthur Prior: The Whistler and His Dog
Ronald Corp conducts the New London Orchestra

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