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Composer of the Week: Bizet

on BBC Radio 3

Presented by Fiona Talkington , including excerpts from La Jolie Fille de Perth. Bizet's opera based on a novel by Walter Scott.
New Philharmonic. conductor Georges Pretre Variations Chromatiques M Setrak (piano) Jeux d'Enfants
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. conductor Ashley Lawrence Marche Funebre in B minor
Toulouse Capitole Orchestra, conductor Michel Plasson
Ouvre Ton Coeur
Ann Murray (mezzo).
Graham Johnson (piano)
Repeated Wednesday 30 Decembei 12 midnight

Contributors

Presented By:
Fiona Talkington
Novel By:
Walter Scott.
Conductor:
Ashley Lawrence
Conductor:
Marche Funebre
Conductor:
Michel Plasson
Conductor:
Ouvre Ton Coeur
Conductor:
Ann Murray
Piano:
Graham Johnson
Catherine Glover:
June Anderson (soprano)
Duke of Rothsay:
Gino Quilico (baritone)
Mab Queen of the Gypsies:
Margarita Zimmerman (mezzo)

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