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The Afternoon on Three


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With Susan Sharpe.
1.00 Parfums de l'Orient
Richard Langham Smith presents three programmes tracing orientalism in French opera.
2: Colonialism, Slaves and War
Highlights from the well-known operas Samson et Dalila by Saint-Saens and Lakme by Delibes, as well as from rarer works such as Roussel's
Padmavati and Felicien David 's Le
2.00 Schools
2.00 Radio Showcase
2.05 In the News
2.25 Something to Think About
2.40 Music Workshop
3.00 BBC Singers at the Spitalfields Festival
Christ Church, in the City of London. plays host to the BBC Singers in a programme of music performed at
London's annual Spitalfields Festival last Thursday. The concert includes a first performance of Back to Ground by Martin Butler. The recital marks the 25th anniversary of the death of English early music exponent David Munrow , who is also the subject of the following programme. The Pied Piper.
Conductor Bo Holten
Martyn Hill (tenor)
John Turner and Keith Elcombe
Jonathan Price (cello)
Dufay Nuper rosarum flores Anon Anglia planctus itera
Martin Butler Back to Ground (first performance)
Nicolas Gombert Credo
Gordon Crosse Verses in Memoriam
David Munrow
Ian Kemp Carolling
Pierre de la Rue Missa pro defunctis Producer Michael Emery
See also tomorrow 7.30pm
4.35 The Pied Piper
A portrait of David Munrow and his Early Music Consort, including their recording of dances from Susato's Danserye of 1551. Discs


Unknown: Susan Sharpe.
Unknown: Richard Langham Smith
Unknown: Felicien David
Unknown: Martin Butler.
Unknown: David Munrow
Conductor: Bo Holten
Tenor: John Turner
Tenor: Keith Elcombe
Unknown: Martin Butler Back
Unknown: Gordon Crosse
Unknown: David Munrow
Unknown: Ian Kemp Carolling
Producer: Michael Emery
Unknown: David Munrow

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The Afternoon on Three

BBC Radio 3, 13 June 1996 12.55

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