David Myatt - Selected Favourites



Music

JS Bach:

Aria: Erbame Dich (St Matthew Passion) [counter-tenor]
Cantata: Aria - Ich habe genug BWV 82
Cantata: Vergnügte Ruh, beliebte Seelenlust BWV 170
Cantata: Gott hat alles wohlgemacht BWV 35
Cantata: Widerstehe doch der Sünde BWV 54
Art of Fugue
Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1 BWV 846-869 [Rosalyn Tureck]
Sonatas for Flute and Violin (BWV 1030-1035)
Mass in B minor (BWV 232)
Violin Concerto in D minor BWV 1052

Purcell:

When I Am Laid in Earth (sung by Emma Kirkby)
Music For A While (sung by a young Alfred Deller)

Gregorian Chant: Iste Confessor (Sarum Office)

Josquin Desprez: Kyrie from Missa L'homme Arme

Chant Vieux-Roman:  Offertoire: Terra Tremuit

John Dunstable: Preco preheminencie

Palestrina: Magnificat - Primi Toni; Tertii Toni

Thomas Tallis: Miserere Nostri

Allegri: Miserere mei, Deus

Brahms:

Fourth Symphony
Piano: Opus 76, Opus 116-119
Piano Concerto No 1 in D minor, Op 15

Chopin: Etudes, Opus 25

William Byrd:

Ave Verum Corpus
Nunc Dimittis
Tristitia et anxietas - Sed tu Domine

Phillipe de Monte: Super Flumina Babylonis

John Dowland:

Lachrimae Antiqua
Burst Forth My Tears
[Catherine King/Jacob Heringman/Rose Consort of Viols]

Joseph Haydn:

Late String Quartets
Die sieben letzten Worte unseres Erlösers am Kreuze [Opus 51]
Maestoso ed adagio

Albinoni: Concerto for Trumpet after Sonata da chiesa in D minor [Alison Balsom]

Handel: Messiah

Georg Philipp Telemann: Les Janissaires

Mozart:

Piano Concerto no.20 in D minor, K.466
Piano Concerto no.21 in C, K.467 [Dinu Lipatti]
Sinfonia Concertante in E-flat major, K.364
String Quartet in D minor, K.421
Symphonies 39, 40, 41
Mass in C minor, K.427
Requiem Mass in D minor

Schubert: Quartettsatz in C minor D703

Clara Schumann: Konzertsatz in F minor

Louise Farrenc:

Études dans tous les tons majeurs et mineurs [Opus 26]
Air russe varié [Opus 17]

Sibelius: The Swan of Tuonela

Ξαρχάκος: Βαρκαρόλα [Αγνή Μπάλτσα, Μπουζούκι]


Literature

Αισχύλου Ἀγαμέμνων
Σοφοκλέους  Ἀντιγόνη
Σοφοκλέους  Οἰδίπους Τύραννος
Ομήρου Οδύσσεια
M. Tullius Cicero - Epistulae ad Familiares
Μάρκος Αὐρήλιος - Τὰ εἰς ἑαυτόν


Films

Howards End (with Antony Hopkins)
Out of Africa (with Meryl Streep)
Shadowlands (with Antony Hopkins)
Apollo 13
The Cruel Sea (with Jack Hawkins)
Sense and Sensibility (with Emma Thompson)
Letter from an Unknown Woman (with Joan Fontaine)
The Hours (with Nicole Kidman)
The Remains Of The Day (with Emma Thompson)
Carol (with Cate Blanchett)
Charlotte Gray (with Cate Blanchett)
The Salt Of The Earth (Juliano Ribeiro Salgado)

TV Series

Inspector Morse
Brideshead Revisited (with Anthony Andrews)
Lewis
Endeavour
Lark Rise to Candleford
The Great War (BBC documentary)
Pride and Prejudice (with Jennifer Ehle)
Foyle's War


Radio

Composer of The Week [with Donald Macleod] BBC Radio Three

Fiction

EM Forster: Howards End
Charles Dickens: Bleak House
Charles Dickens: Oliver Twist
Charles Dickens: Nicholas Nickleby
Flora Thompson: Lark Rise to Candleford
Evelyn Waugh: Brideshead Revisited
Jane Austen: Pride and Prejudice


Modern Poet

TS Eliot


Poems

The Waste Land
Little Gidding (Four Quartets)

Painting

Johannes Vermeer: Girl With A Pearl Earring


Daily Newspapers

The Guardian
New York Times