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Composer of the Week: Sibelius


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In conversation with the violinist Ida Haendel ,
Roderick Swanston discusses the interpretation of the popular Violin Concerto and introduces some other less well-known violin pieces.
Humoresques, Op 87 Nos 1 and 2 Dong-Suk Kang (violin) Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra, conductor
Neeme Jarvi
Violin Concerto in D minor,
Op 47
Ida Haendel (violin)
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, conductor
Paavo Berglund
Three Pieces, Op 116 Nils-Erik Sparf (violin) Bengt Forsberg (piano) Discs


Violinist: Ida Haendel
Violinist: Roderick Swanston
Violin: Dong-Suk Kang
Violin: Neeme Jarvi
Violin: Ida Haendel
Conductor: Paavo Berglund
Violin: Nils-Erik Sparf
Piano: Bengt Forsberg

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Composer of the Week: Sibelius

BBC Radio 3, 1 November 1994 9.00

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