Midori Selects on British Airways 


Taking the listeners on a journey to various parts of the UK, Midori introduces music inspired by the landcapes, nature and architecture unique to Britain. 


Available now on all long-haul international flights on British Airways 



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Summer Season 

July -September 2019 


It's the season of music festivals! Midori goes around the UK through music closely associated with UK music festivals, from BBC Proms, Edinburgh International Festival to the Three Choirs Festival. With Summer full of life, enjoy this beautiful music. 


Elgar: Pomp and Circumstance Op.39 I. March

London Symphony Orchestra, Barry Tuckwell

London Symphony Orchestra Label


Vaughan Williams: Romance for violin and piano

Simon Blendis and William Howard of the Schubert Ensemble



Finzi:Intimation of Immortality Op.29

The Rainbow comes and goes 

Now, while the birds thus sing a joyous song

James Gilchrist, Bournemoth Symphony Chorus and Orchestra, David Hill 



Ian Venables: Midnight Lamentation Op.6 

Roderic Williams, Graham J. Lloyd 

Signum Records


Arthur Bliss: A Colour Symphony – III Blue 

Ulster Orchestra, Vernon Handley 



Eric Coates: London Suite No.3 ‘Knightsbridge’ 

Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, 



James MacMillan: Lassie, wad ye loe me? 

Elysian Singers, 

Signum Records


Rebecca Clarke: I’ll bid my heart be still

Philip Dukes, Sophia Rahman



Parry: Songs of Farewell  ‘My Soul, there is a Country’


Signum Records


Purcell: King Arthur – Act V, ‘Round thy Coasts’

The Deller Consort and Choir, Alfred Deller

Harmonia Mundi 


Henry Wood: Fantasia on British Sea Songs – Jacks the Lad

Leeds Festival

English Northern Philharmonia, Paul Daniel 



Studio 18 (Japan)

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