For 20 years, ABC Classic FM’s Breakfast show has featured a ‘Swoon’ – a little parcel of rapture whose beauty is so profound that it creates a musical oasis of calm. Each morning, Classic FM listeners across the country look forward to their daily Swoon — a chance to shut out the noise and busyness of everyday life, and drink in the loveliness of pure music.
Dual ARIA-Award-winning pianist and composer Sally Whitwell returns with the first-ever album of her own compositions: I Was Flying.
A musical feast for the senses!Slow Classics is the official musical companion to Slow Cooker Central. The album blends the tempting flavours and aromas of slow cooking with the delicious pleasures of classical music: a musical banquet of luscious orchestral delights.
The piano works of Claude Debussy rank amongst the best-loved and most expressive music ever written.From the atmospheric Suite bergamasque, including the exquisite Clair de lune, to the delightful Children’s Corner Suite and the exuberant L’isle joyeuse, this 2-CD set from piano master Roger Woodward was highly acclaimed when first released, and is made available again here.
Since its premiere in Paris in 1841, Giselle has captured the imagination and torn at the heart with its Romantic tale of love, tragedy, vengeful ghosts, yearning and madness. Adolphe Adam’s exquisite music perfectly captures the ballet’s dramatic blend of real-life passions and unearthly glamour.