David Myatt – Some 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

Phillipe de Monte: Super Flumina Babylonis

John Dunstable: Preco preheminencie

Thomas Tallis: Miserere Nostri

Allegri: Miserere mei, Deus

Brahms:

Fourth Symphony
Piano: Opus 76, Opus 116-119
Clarinet Quintet in B minor, Opus 115

Chopin: Etudes, Opus 25

John Dowland:

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

William Byrd:

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

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 [Balsom]

Handel: Messiah

Mozart:

Piano Concerto no.20 in D minor, K.466
Piano Concerto no.21 in C, K.467
Sinfonia Concertante in E-flat major, K. 364
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]

Palestrina: Magnificat – Primi Toni; Tertii Toni

Sibelius: The Swan of Tuonela

Ξαρχάκος: Βαρκαρόλα [Αγνή Μπάλτσα, Μπουζούκι]


Literature

Αισχύλου Ἀγαμέμνων
Σοφοκλέους  Ἀντιγόνη
Ομήρου Οδύσσεια
Σοφοκλέους  Οἰδίπους Τύραννος

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)
Rio Grande (with John Wayne)
Letter from an Unknown Woman (with Joan Fontaine)
Sense and Sensibility (with Emma Thompson)
The Hours (with Nicole Kidman)
Charlotte Gray (with Cate Blanchett)
The Remains Of The Day (with Emma Thompson)
Carol (with Cate Blanchett)
The Wipers Times
The Salt Of The Earth (Juliano Ribeiro Salgado)
Mud (with Reese Witherspoon)


TV Series

Inspector Morse
Brideshead Revisited (with Anthony Andrews)
Babylon 5
Voyager (Star Trek)
Lewis
Lark Rise to Candleford
The Great War (BBC documentary)
Pride and Prejudice (with Jennifer Ehle)
Foyle’s War
CSI: NY
CSI: Miami


Radio

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

Fiction

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


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